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THE DAILY CAIRO BULLETIN: SUNDAY MORNING, DECEMBER 12, 1880.
,1. Bl'KtiER BHOTllEH.
PPEOPEIA T E
TTA T TI i AT
Tin? .m nr,.nftrod lo show an ossortmcnt equal to the combined stock of any
Y other two houses in the city. All the
Popular American Styles.
Grand Christmas and
New Year's Display
TOYS, FANCY GOODS ami
At Stuart's Popular and Relia
ble Cash Dry Goods House
THE BARGAIN HOUSE OF SOUTHERN
Coburu'a patent firnkinrtler, tho best
in the market, at Pettis & Bird's.
- Meerschaum pipes and cigar-holders, a
large stock at F. Korsincyer's.
The ico bouso of tho Illinois Cen
tral railroad is nearly finished.
Tho old platform ot tho Tenth street
sculo was yesterday being replaced by new
planks. Mr, Gorman superintended tho job',
New York buckwheat flour and Ver-
mon maple syrup, at Pettis & Bird's.
Mr. James Allen lost a pocket-book
containing eighteen dollars yesterday, It
whs taken out of a sewing machine drawer
at his house.
The flrat telephone in C'uira will be in
We Sliail SllOW dlirill the working order at the Thrcatre Comiquo
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No one in scarcu of Uuoico oooas Biiouia iaii 10 ujuiiu nucuji iuni..ii v. i viiuii, ntca iiwsi t.uwr m miuuj. " "u ""
SIVe lllie 01 TOYS, r ailCy uecteu witu hotels, wriitii uoats, wnoicsaio
Goods, Dolls, Jap. Ware etc., ll0U8eH. dePt8 ctc-
t liof wn lirtvn avuv filimvn mill Broadway and Fifth avenue arc the
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uttt- uAAjnTTinTTnS. SILK MUFFLERS, SILK UM-
BRELLAS, SILK SUSPENDERS, SILK HOSIERY,
SCARFS, TIES, GLOVES, Etc.
Scarf Pins,' Scarf Kings, Sleeve Buttons, Etc.
at prices that should appeal lates!8,c80f slIk Lats- A-,Mil is ',re'
1.,..,... pared to take your measure and mako them
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11 UTU T vvvviuiUi uiui.ii
especially to those who have
many to buy for and who
wish to make their money go
the farthest. See our Hue of
Toys for the little ones at 5,
10, 15, 20 and 25 cts.
We have engaged extra help
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111 Order lim UlU IlUiy mne street yesterday. The loser may obtain it
the pi'Oper amOUllt Of atten- by calling nt tho roRidunco of Mr. II. Block
tiOll. We earnestly lllVite on Eighth street, between Wolnut and
iii want of nr i1v niiwlinaiti tn nvmil lfftl- Washington, and describing it.
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nutty weeiv rusn. a visir oi
inspection is solicited.
BURGER BROS COLLARS and CUFFS
Iu Finest Satin and Morocco Boxes.
We will offer this week, SPECIAL INDUCEMENTS to parties
MEN'S, BOYS' and CHILDREN'S
O V TH R C O ATS!
Wc have the Largest and Finest Assortment in the West. Cut in
PLAIN SACKS, ULSTERS, AND ULSTERETTS SHAPES.
Wc advise all who intend purchasing an Overcoat to call and make a selection as string baud will furnish the music, and the
. Ba nnu.u.in. ftfl the assortment of sizes in all lines is 1 installation of the officers of tho society will
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Which we cannot promise for any length of tune, as the
We are now doing will soon close out many desirable styles
WE GUARANTEE our PRICES to be LOWER for the
ion nan ln fniiml pliowlipi'ft in r lie
Silllie tyUiUUJ vi uwiw iau v. Wv ..v. v j building.on Ohio levee. Finest
W,r nnl Aiif nnndsi fll'A Mill ft flll '1 1'llliniOtl 111 a OUneriOr store room on Levee. Cheap to a good
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to order. No. 01 Ohio Levee.
A colored girl named Ida Thompson,
while passing by the New York store yes
terday, threw a rock through one of the
largo windows, wrecking it.
New Moyune Tea 1880 crop some
thing fine and cheap, at Pettis & IJird's.
A gold necklace was found on the,
The Cassino Ball.
The Cassino society will celebrate their
Thirteenth anniversary on the evening ot
the 14th inst., by a grand bull at Washing
ton Lull. The managers propose to nmke it
one of the most brilliant and select affairs
of its kind yet given by ' the society, and
with this end in view no tickets will bo
sold at the door. Prof. Lee Boicourt's
take place before the opening of tho ball.
IUtiky U ai.kek,
Apples and Straw.
Five hundred barrels of Choice Apples
and 100 bales bright Oat Straw just re
ceived and for sale by G. M. Alden, Ohio
Store room and office rooms up stairs,
Real Estate Agent.
-Lurge lot of canned goods of all kinds
sold close at Pettis &, Bird's.
Major Bun, of Cape Girardeau, while
ascending tho steps to the telegraph office,
in this city, Friday evening, lost his balance
and falling down broke an arm. The
necessary attention was given him.
We call attention to the largest line of
Handkerchiefs ot all descriptions ever
shown here, bought expressly for the Holi
day trade. All Linen Handkerchiefs at
5, 10, 13 and 2) cents. Great bargains.
A man, named Henry Hashen, a resi
dent of Missouri, yesterday crossed the
Missippi river, back of this city, on the ice.
It was a perilous undertaking; tho ice
cracked all about him as he walked along
and momentarily threatened to lower him
into the river.
New prunc3,curraiit9figs, mince meat,
apple butter, jellies and raisins, at Pettis
The large brick building in Mound
City, commonly known us the Stokw
house, was yesterday sold by tho master in
chancery. It was probably purchased by a
To wait any longer it you have not bought an
and if j fu are in want of one now is your best
chouoe to BUY nt less price than at any time
w iiliin my recollection. I am not g.iing to car
iy over one overcoat if
LowFigm es will Sell Them
Within the last few days they sold lively, and
my customers have received good value. I
huve marked them
DOWN! DOWN! DOWN!
.lien s iiiiieiiiua uvf'i'.
(outs. S."i: worth 8:t
t" ; worth
Mcii'h Fancy Back ill.
f ll.diJ: worth
Men's L'eVHsiblp 1'.
HtCl'f'ttcS, tilrt to
Bov's Overcoats, $.J to
Also it full Hut; of
SILK SI'S PEN DEIW
t i vn-molr low jiriri'd
s A I! t!,; above (,'mifln nrc wr
Z. rmnul lob-; firt-c:.i uuiIhn
low the mmll dtiiliT can
wr buy. i ail bikI ff f'ir Yoiirf if u
f A. MARX,
IX Ohio Li'vf'o.
to-day embarrassing tho business rf the
whole country would be impossible, for the
current of gram would flow unobstructed!)-
down to the sea via the jetties, and the
railways be relieved tri the burden they
have had to announce their inability to
Tho Katie Putnam troupn appears at
the Athcueurn to morrow night, and will
present to our people "Lena, the Madcap,"
instead of "The two babes of the wood,"
as was advertised. All who attend may be
assured of an excellent performance and
fine entertainment. It is expected that
Mound City and Paducah will be well rep
resented in the audience, and the steamer
Fowler will lay over until after the per
formance, in order to take persons from
these cities home again.
Over his signature, in this morning' s
l-iuc, Mr. D. H. Winans announces that he
JEW'EMiV .- PIANOS.
B. A.. J3UDER
T , . ($2
J. BUEGEE & BEO,
THE PALACE CLOTHIERS.
THE DAILY BULLETIN
BKTKKKO AT THB POST OFKICB IN CAIRO, IL
LINOIS, AS 8BCONU-CI.A8S MATTER.
OFFICIAL PATER OF CITY AND COUNTY.
T A BE 11 BltOTHRRS.
TABEU BRO'S Manufacturing Jewelers,
No. 128 Commercial ave., Cairo, 111.
LOCAL WKATHBIl KEPORT.
Cio, 111.. Dec. 11, IK (
Time. Hr. Thor. Uam. Wind. Vel Weather.
T " WAS
IS " U44
1p m., S0.it7
HaKlmum Temperature. 4 to Ululmum Tern
pereture ia ; ltMnfiill U-00 Inch..
L IUyut, 81 fcol 5 lutiUo. Kiav, 0 feet li Inchon.
W. II. KAY,
9erc't SlgDkl Corvi. U. 8. A.
SPECIAL LOCAL ITEMS.
Notice Id tblt column, five ceute prllu, oach
Ojbteru! Fish! Game!
Fresh oyster, line and fat, for sale, by tho
can or by the hundred 1 Hulk oysters re
ceived daily from Mobile, and Itultimaro
oysters received in cans,' direct lroin the
packers, by every express. Fish of all
kinds constantly on baud and always fresh.
The "Red Snapper," tho king among fish
and tho delight of epicures, fresh from tho
gulf. Send your orders to tho headquarters
forvysturs and fish, corner Ohio Levee and
Eighth street. IIoukut Ukwitt, Ag't.
, Denmark and tho Garland.
The "Garland" bae-burners for beauty
ud utility combined uic unsurpassed by
any base-burner tove ever put upon the
market. Tho 'Denmark Retort Stovo" is
the best ever tried for heating offices, stores
or largq roouiB. One in uso at Henderson's
store for exhibition. The above-mentioned
itoves aro for sulo only by C. W. Hender
ion, Commercial avenue," corner Twelfth
Itieet, whero bIho will bo found a Urge
supply ot skates, all patterns, cook stoves,
tollow-waie, hardware, nails, etc., etc.
Make a Note of it.
The best assorted stock of Cooking and
Heating Sloven, Tinware, Hariw.ire, Hol
low ware, Cultery, etc., etc, cun bo found
t A. Halley's, 113 Commercial avenue.
Tho "Champion Monitor" is tho best
cook store iu the market for either wood or
coal. Can be had only at A. Halley's, 115
New Billiard Saloon.
Mr. Joseph Stcagala has taken possession
of tho building formerly occupied by Mr.
Dan'l Hartman, on the corner of Sixth
strict and Commercial avenue, and has
established therein a billiard saloon and
restaurant. He has repaired the building
internally, making changes in tho arrange
ment to accommodate his views and furn
ished it with every comfort that could be
wished for in a first-class establishment,
he has spaired no pains to make his place
one ol tho most attractive resorts in the city,
and invites all to come and see him.
Kibs, Back Bonos, Etc.
In quantities to supply the whole city
and country are now for sale at the packing
house of llinklc, Moore & Hiukle, on Com
mercial avenue low figures; also leaf and
fresh rendered lard, salt meats, etc., at
lowest market price.
WINTER SOLD RELIABLE OYSTKR DEPOT.
The undersigned would respectfully in
form tho citizens of Cairo that we are now
receiving daily, and the . only parties in
Cairo, direct from Baltimore tresh oysters by
the can and from the quantity we are re
ceiving and selling daily we are enabled to
sell them for ten and twenty cents per can
less than any other house in tho city.
Choice Standard, full cans, 40 cents;
choice Selects, full cans, 50 cents. For sale
at Winters grocery, on highth
street, and at the Hotel De Winters.
Parties can always rely upon getting them.
II. Winter & Co.
has sold Lis interest in tho marble business
company with the view of establishing a l0 V. J. Howe, and that the firm name
cotton factory therein. At least this was
The Illinois Central Railroad company
has commenced tho work of planking its
tracks from Second street up to Twentieth
btrect, and will make it as passable for
drays, wagons, etc., as the street itself is-
The planks to be used are of a thicknes that
will make them last for years and presenst
an even surface with tho rails, so that there
will not be the slightest obstruction to
The ladies of the Temperance society
of tho propriety of the marble yard will
hcreatter be Jennings & Howe. Mr. Jen
; it . c i
niiign is wic nnest worker in stone in
Southern Illinois. His work is not excelled
by any of the most accomplished carvers or
stone-cutters of Chicago or St. Louis, and
since Mr. Howe is a man of excellent busi
ness qualifications, wo shall expect to see
the new firm prosper as it deserves to.
The Springfield State Journal, ac
knowledged one of tho leading republican
journals of Illinois, says: "The Cairo
Bn.i.KTiN, one of the brightest and news-
will give a grand fair and festival in the iest of our exchanges in southern Illinois,
at a great
AT A OR EAT SACRIFICE.
On account of sickness of myself and in
my family, I am compelled to clokf. my
uusijiicss, aud therefore will sell my entire
Stock of FINE MILLINERY 0001)9 atf a
sacrifice, commencing to-day.
I have '.he finest and largest as well as
the iiKHT HKLiccriii) STticK of goods in the
city aud all must isk solo.
Mus. C. McLane.
31 r. Fred Koehler's Butcher Shops.
Mr. Fred Koehler's two butcher shops,
the one up town and the other down town,
on Lightli street, aro both constantly stock
ed with the choicest fresh meats and sau
sages of every description. He has suc
ceeded by fair dealing and excellent goods
in establishing for himself and enviable
reputation and a good trade. His places of
business will be open until ten o clock a. m.
and from three until mno o'clock p. in.
A perfect Smoke Burner for steam boil
ers. Borden, Sellock & Co., St. Louis,
Bucklen'n Aruica Salve.
Tho best salvo iu the world for cuts,
bruises, sores, ulsers, salt rheum, tevcr sores,
tetter, chapped hands, chilblains, corns, and
all kinds of skin eruptions. This salvo is
guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction in
every case or money refunded. Price, 25
cents per box. For sale by Geo. E. O Tiara
Sure cure for rheumatism, neuralgia, dys
pepsia and all derangements of the system.
Both rooms, 128 Commercial avenue, over
Tabor's jewelry store. Terms: Single baths,
f 1.00; six baths, f.j.00. Try them.
W. II. Marean,
Forty Westminster base-burners in uso
in the city and all give perfect satisfaction.
Sold only by A. Halley, 115 Commercial
GENERAL LOCAL ITEMS.
Notices in thcxe columns, ten cents per lino,
etch lonertlun. Murkoil
Go to A. Marx and get your Bilk bats
made to order.
-Gen. Ilaskeland his Salvation Army,
who recently "did" this place, aro in New
Meerschaum pipes and cigar-holders,
a large Btock at F. Korsmeyer's.
A pair of kid gloveB and a handker
chief were found at tho skating rink after
tho party, and can be obtained by addrcss-
Reform Club hall on tho evenings of Tues
day and Wednesday. Admission will be
free and supper only 25 cents. All who
feel so disposed aud have been over
looked by the soliciting committee, can
send contributions cither for the fair or
Vermont has opened war upon the
gamblers and liquor sellers with a ven
geance. The "nuisance bill," which has
just passed both branches of tho legislature,
makes any place of resort where liquor is
sold or given away, or where gambling is
allowed, a nuisance, and tho place is shut
up, the keeper, or proprietor, being fined
from $20 to $200 and imprisonment lor
On tho evening of day before yester
day, Miss Laura Hodges, daughter of our
able sheriff, was agreeably surprised by a
number of young ladies and gentlemen
who called on her and spent the evening.
The party was a large and jolly one and
mado the walls of tho dwelling resound
with the music of their laughter and pleas
ant chat until lato in the night.
Chas. R. Stuart comes to tho front as
usual with an immense Btock of holiday
goods and has employed tho assistance of
four of Cairo's handsomo and BDrk'hlv
young ladies to assist at his counters in thn CU8tom until hte 10 8crve win0 lut
waiting upon tho customers that daily thif ,ia8 k'cn Polished by public scnti-
Bwarm to his store. His establishment Is mcnt' When tho gentlemen call a few
an exemolification of what printer's ink minutes are spent in greetings and social
can do when judiciously used through talk- whcn tbcy ar0 invitca to Partoke of
reircsiiincnta. as mo gentlemen leave nicy
are expected to place their cards in the re
ceiver near tho door. In many cases two or
more ladies unito in receiving calls at the
residenco ot one of them. It is a pleasant
social custom, and we hnpo to see it gen
erally observed in this city this year, and
from what wo can hear wo belicvo it will
be. The Bulletin will, Christmas week,
publish a list of thoso ladies who will re-
is, at tho same time, notwithstanding its
strong southern proclivities, one of the most
candid and outspoken organs of tho demo
cratic party in the state. Much as we may
differ from The Bulletin in sentiment, wo
can not'but commend its candor. If other
democratic papers were equally candid,
they would at least have entitled themselves
to more respect Irom their political op
ponents, even if their political fortunes had
not been bettered thereby as is altogether
probable. So far, at least, as The Bulle
tin is concerned, we believe it will receivo
tho consideration which its frankness' and
One of the happiest social customs of
tho year is tho receiving of calls from their
gentlemen friends by the ladies. This cus
tom is of general observance in the cast
and it has traveled westward until it has
tor several years been generally observed in
the western cities. For the benefit of those
who havo not observed this custom, we will
say that the usual way is for' a lady to an
nouncn through the columns ot the local
paper that she will receive, generally from
3 to 0 or 0 p.m. A tablo is set in the din
ing room, upon which is placed cold meats,
rolls, cake and fruits, which are served to
all callers with coffee or chocolate It was
Holiday rreteuti, ftich fta
Diamonds, Silver, and Silver
Gold Pencils, Tooth-ricks, WatcliM,
Clocks and Jewelry
of ll kind, ix.re"ljr vlecu-d
FOR THE HOLIDAYS
PI AX OS
A full line of
Krpt In iitock. Aluo uvneral utork ot Mulcl
MTcl,ndii-c-. Guouf wlii bo .old at Si. Loui. tod
E. A. I3UDEK.
164. Commercial Ave., Cairo.
, . ., , , . Cairo. Opc. 11. W
I limn this day aold to Mr. C. J. Howe, my ca
tlreiiiterMtinlheMarblo HuHiniM heretofore ex
betwren Winaui t Junu!nc. and the firm
will Uercftftor be know an JcmjIdkb & Howe.
I. II. WINANS.
GROCERIES. BOOTS ANUSHuSS
The music which was furnished at tho lively and dull seasons alike
skating rink by tho Italian band, is highly Mftn- 0f our readers will doubtless rc-
spoken of by the young people, upon whoso meinbcr Loe Myers, the Jow, whom Judgo
cars tho melodious strains of that band jiarker sentenced . to two years' imprison-
fcN- mcnt at the last term of tho circuit court,
Leave your order for silk hats at A. for practicing the confidence game. His
Marx for holiday styles. Ho is tho only father who was one of tho wealthy jnen of
one who has a conformitor south of Chi- Evansvillo, and proprietor of a large furni-
cago and St. Louis. ture factory in that city, died a few days
T 1 il - .1 Tl 1 J. I ... 1..niitnr Ilia WOUUt it f.1 Ann It t O fin4lfl I
-uemcmocr me services oi mo uupuu . -b - ccive calls, with their places and hours of
ciiurcu at too uciorin iiuo nun, ot too utuiuu.
usual hours, morning aud evening, to-day. Perhops tho people of tho cast, who so
Kev. Mr. Hall, of Fulton, hy., will preacti. systematically belittle tho Mississippi river, "fo Be or Not To Be."
Ono thousand Dolls from tho recent can catch just now soiuo glimmerings of (ho "To bo, or not to be," that is tho qucs
Great Auction Sale of a Bankrupt importer great truth that any improvement of this tion. Whether to suffer from a diseased
in fl,t,m. .it nWnnt linn of fine ercat natural hiuhwav ol commerco must ?.yti.'m and continuous impurities of our
blood, or to take Spring Blossom nnd be-
romo n wi'lnnnifi nnd ri'sneetiililn niomtmr nf
that can not bo duplicated elsewhere. See a good, navigable channel in tho Missis- society. Price 60 cent, trial bottles 10
our Dolls at 5, 10 aud 33c. Sh'AUT. 1 sippi river, such a blockade ot ircight ns is 1 cunts.
Wax Dolls direct from first hands, nt prices necessarily proo a national benefit. With
THE BOSTON STOKE.
C. CROSS ON, ,
STAPLE and FANCY
Provisions, Green, Dried and Canned
nuts, yueens, Glass Wood
BOOTS and SHOES
The Bast Brand of Flour
alwaji on hand.
N. B. -Country Produco token. All Ordcri
Cor. Waililngton Ave. and Tenth St.
CAIRO, : : : : ILLINOIS.
TWO NIGHTS ONLY.
Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 13 and 14
Engagement of tho Charming Vocallit and
MISS KATIE PUTNAM
IIei: Own Comkdy Company
An organization of ArttnU upoolally cognecd for
tho production of MISS PUTNAM'S pfaya '!
Monday Eve. Dec. 13. (
LENA THE MADCAP.
Tuesday E vo, Dec. 1 4 J
Will be preamitcd it dramatization of Joanala
Mlllur'a uovul, vutltlud :
Two Babes of the Wood i
Written xnruMlv for Mlta Piitnnni nnd nrinlnrod
with iiu iv nnd luau'cldci'iit ncenlc uHucta.
rtEsunvKD sfi.vra, n cu, admission, socti
UuuorvoJ Souls may brtocuud at LUrtuuu'i.