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A ft It I VK. cf.cwi:
OI,l. Ili. route, ,,.,. r, (..,....'
Iron .M-unlain K. He
(! Hirer route, Tuesday
Thebes, 0'X Island Santa
Fe. llli., Thursday a en-
Jay i e-Wp-m-
Msyfleld, Ill lTiIle n I
lovshwe, Ky - 11:00 .m.
tKneral Iiehrery 7i.T0a.in.
u. nnl.r derutmcnt w "
'n,,l,f e.mis.m. e no p.m.
Money Order and Keiler department not
epu oa Sundays.
TMIETAHLEOFTIIK ILLINOIS CENTRAL It. H.
On n.l rier unds). Ma? Ulli, U71, the follow
ing tiroe-iaWe ill govern the arrival and depart
ure i f pvururr tialns at Cairo:
) ,.,! f.-Mail train, dally 1145 p.m.
Express, daily S:45i.m.
A .. Mail, daily Dm.n,
Express, dally, except Hunday 9:39 p.m.
No thsrjge of cars from Cairo to St. Louis. No
change of cars from Cairo to Chicago. Kief ant
lsawing Room sleeping car on night train.
Baggage checked to all important points.
Tho attention of shippers I espeeislly
calleJ to the fact that a Fruit Express train will
leave Cairo dally, fcalurJsys expected, and
make the run from this city- to Chicago In laenty
to hour. J". JUJI.VsO.V, Agtnt.
'quickest route from south
ILLINOIS CENTRAL R. R.
.St Isocta, I.ouiville, Cincinnati, Chi
caqo, New York, Uosto.v,
POINTS EAST AND WEST.
eurvr trains arrive at and leave Cairo ai fol
Aaaivr . ...... 3i30a.m 3i30 p.m.
PxsAav,....... 11113 a.ra. .. iS3 p.m.
Both train conncet it Centraha with train on trie
Pant, Iwcatur, Bloomlnirtcn, El Pao, I. a Salle,
Uecdota, Freeport, Gsln, I'uhuque, and
all loinl in Illinois, Missouri,
llinnesotA, Wisconsin aud
loaa. AdJ itb
Meet tunning Ea! and Vet for
N.lxiu... Bpfcfffielil, Ixiuiiville,
CocJLtill, In4aoapoli9, Colurnhua.
And at Chicago with Michigan Central, Michigan
Soue-rii, and Piltibur;. Fort 'Van
and Cbxaso Ktilruad lur
Dt4t, Cleveland, liunkirk.
tlbaay, Boston, Philadelphia,
"Kr FkTV, Erie, llurlilo.
Totk. Pittsbnrs, lUltnnore,
A.ND ALL POINTS EAST.
Por through tkU and intormtljn, apt.lv to
llic.ts Central KUroi Depot.
Ceneral rassenirer ARtnt, Chicngo
J. JOHNSON, Acent, Cairo.
siouNiTcrrv' 1 n i? cCiiA'o. '
THE STEAM TUG, CACHE
Cait. AVilliam II. Sa.vdiky.
FOUR TRIPS EVERY DAY
lUOt .1 It. 1ITK Tklll.
Al 7 A.M
At 10 A.M.
At 1 P.M.
At i P.M.
I.kave Md City,
At 8.30 A.M.
At 11-10 A.M.
At 'J. 30 P.M.
At C.30 P.M.
will land, when hailed,
IKX FACTORY, JIAWE l LAMUXO, KY.
ilOUTU OF CACHE, MARINE V, AYe,
AMI .VAVV VAKfJ.
7ATC11 FIIEE, and ill u dy .ure, no hum.
bug AJdre.. with alamo. 1ATTA A CO.
Put. burg. Pa. ))U'Uv3in
I ( HOOK AOENTri WANTBll. IIIvheAt
l.VIVJU Commiaalon Si,""''" premium", club
coiiibinationor diMOi" a .ew i'ihii. cutultr
Iret-, Addre v. l.Hf.ijui; Hjrn, ni i e.lar
street, Ne- ill lull
vldreM "' '" ' ' K"r I'OVtji tilars
Aiiin.' Iu) nf l.Mu KiHulty,
2in NORTH :j,rJ St., .ST. LOUIS', MO.
WIM-.S AMI l.HU'OIU
WM. U. M'lirTTER,
liiiporler s., Mliol.sal.- DeaK r In
Aicetdforlhe. u-.i brands or
CREAM AND STOCK ALE,
lI.orwl Ale, r IilH,r,., ,,,,,
75 Ohio Levee,
-." "A1HO, 1LI.1.SQIS.
iavci(,a rouit a tTociri itu
km wiiolewle Ucnlrr 11
l wlc lloinmilc
LIQUORS, WIKes, ETC.
No. 78 Ohio Levee,
' -MKO, ILM.NiiH.
IJEk.epaon hand cu, 1
hTa Whttklea. Freneli iit'. .Monoi..
Kblne. and California Wines.
,.i.H p.i.i...:!..,., 11011. ... 1
i. & e. gheenavaldT"
Flour ondOrlx Mm,
h8"TW" Patent C.ratt tar,
UAOniKXSr TOR OENEUAL VUHVOHtb,
rpilf, reftilar animal term of this Law School
J do-u in, Wi .lrjf. Uj, IKIiiIht Uih, leTl.
It Uour.e. !.. ifrm--.n m n'h., c- h. stu.
leiiisrUm.itel tntr r. 1 n examination
t.y appl . ai ..ii nn i.r '. u tuber 7th. 17I
M nOS I, Kill')' KSVU IW I ON
CAIRO SILVER I'OKaVHT RAND
ON STli. 'J' I'. hOKUltT,
TIiiii-mIi.v t:afiiliiv, AllKinl .1,
I.AHT (if TUB SEASON.
1IIK ililr i lvorroriit Hind have secured the
HI I'll -r T. I". Eikert lor n mQinlijht ;ox-
eurslon, li leave the wharl promptly at 'J o'clock
Thursday evening, Angus! 3 and p opnse to
mako It Un) gran 'est mil ple.isantost lilp or me
season, " It will bo the I i-t.
A full "trine lmn I will be In attendance,
Atmrdldlnvtt-vtinms extoiido i to all who may
wlsl to pirdclpite inllin enjovmcntofthe eton
Ticket", ."-l cents i aoh.
liil!MuI every morn I lis;, Jlomlny ex
-Mnjjnlflcont nights these.
-City Clerk Howloy is in Cincinnati.
-AVIicn shall wo have n road to Mound
-Yesterday was Kiqttiro Slinnncssy's
Pleasant days a littlo wnrrn, but very
City Council irects in joint session
Friday night next.
Our Cairo people don't croijuet much,
and have eschewed base ball.
"A Terrible Temptation" at Rock-
well's bound in pamphlet form.
Munn looms for congress at large.
All circuses pass Cairo bv now on the
AVickwlrc has been awarded tho con
tract for building II. Movers' tobacco
Judge llross has paid into tho city
treasury $302 fines collected by him in
Water mellonj still hold undisputod
sway over tho nppetites of white juveniles
and all American citizens of African des-
Horse racing lias beccnio quite ft
popular amusement in the city, but Kynas
ton and Ueopple appear to havo a monop-
only of the business.
The U15 Cache is doing a rushing
business. Ctipt. Snluky knows, if any
man in tho world doe?, how to innke a croft
popular with tho public.
Mr. C. I!. Woodward is seriously ill.
Ho returned from St. Louis a lew dava
ago with the fever and Iirs been confir.ed
to his bed ever since.
The t-ilver cornet band advertise a
steamboat excursion for thursdny night.
Tickets. 50 cents each. A string band
will furnish music for the lovers of dan
cing. A small boot black from Memphis
wus whipped by n large bov of this city
and arrested because ho objected to being
beaten on the head. AVill somebody
apostrophize Justieo fur u '!
Joaquin Miller th new great Ameri
can pool never felt the poetic impulse
until ho puscd through Cairo. "While
here it "took him bad, " mid iho prob-
ubUUie tiru that he will go on netting
If you desire rosy check und a com
plexion fairHnd free from piimilcs und
blotches-, purify your Mood by the uo of
Dr. Pierces Ooldeu Medical Discovery.
It has noequHl for this purpose.
Mr. Charles Delay hiu not loit conll
dence in tho Delta baso ball club of this
city, and will otiVr 11 ilvor mounted bht
worth S-jO to the club within one hun
dred miles of ('tiro Unit run " gt uway'-
with the Delta.
A negro, living in Dr. WoxlN house
ha been "tricked " and bark Ilko a dog.
Hundreds of white and block pooiile
havo visited him, and a colored " trick ''
doctor is now removing liz.ards and
snakes from hU budy. 1
Tho accident to the Cache river
bridge glutted the Mound City market
yesterday with fruit., A do.un or moro
wagons loaded with peaches foi tho Cairo
market wru compelled to turn Uuk from
the bridgo and sell in .Mound City.
Wo hear that one of the police consta
bles has used money cf tho city, collected
by him, to defray his own private expenses.
Is this us it thould bu? When will the
mayor nud council look after theso littlo
matter '; Aro wo to havo tho granhoj)
per limes of ex-Mayor Wilson's adminis
tration repeated ?
Every liody U routing, Churlcs
Keadc' new novel entitled "A Terrible
Temptation.'' Rockwell Co. have it in
pamphlet form completed. It is ono of
the mobt interesting books of the author.
fid it full of bturllinir situations. It
deals In tho seosational of tho most intense
kind, (let it und read it.
Tho objection to shooting the loose
multitudinous noisy dogs and yelping
ours of tho city, is thut firing guns und
iiisiois on me street eudmiuera lf0. This
objection can bo obviated by providing
umv mo marjiiai .null uto his gun only
mwien mo hours or lour and six or hnlf.
pi'i Hx o'clock in tho morning.
'n.u ularm of flro ut 11 o clock lust
win ocuuloned bv tho burnii,
V ; n "vn Whwj to the reidene r
iirn Vobablv amount to
i L ' ,iru promptly on
luired M the flru was oxtln
Mi:i BUI VlCt 4
uro not te-
the use of uuekets
-What become, of th ... .
other articles of value, that 11
i ' ------ "fc-in ions
ul..(!r,'!':a.!.VllhU'l) I'oncu uutUorilius
dswNdt! puymuitv Are they ever sold' And
" I'Mit iLi l ni nr.. j .1. .. e. . .1. .
THE CAIRO DAILY
to, do tho proceed' over find their way In
to tho city treasury 7 C M tho couhoiI
bo convinced that this D n Hlllo matter
which should bo inquired lnto7
Clms. II. Evans, Washington avenuo
between Eighth and Ninth streets, has on
hand a splendid stock of family grocer
ies of all kinds, which ho is Belling at tho
lowest prices. Ho is determined to bo
not undersold, and challenges comparl
son of tho quality of his goods with any
houso in tho city. tf
Under the ordinances tho mayor l
authorized to mako rules and regulations
for tho government of tho polico forco of
the city. Would It bo Impropor In us to
suggest that Mayor Lansdon might prob
ablv mako a worso rulo than ono prohibit
ing any policeman from "going through
ordinnnco breakerj. A polico constable
has no right to put hi hand Into the
pockets of a prisonor nnd kindly propose
to "take caro of theso things."
dipt. Halliday returned from Now
York yesterday oventng. Wo have not
had tho pleasure of seeing nnd convers
ing with him since his roturn, but gontlo
men who has talked with him say he
represents Oon. Hurnsido as still hopeful.
This moans much or little, and how littlo
or how much tho Rood pooplo who aro so
anxious for tho construction of this road
will soon learn. Cairo has boon fed on
hopes fr a long time, nnd now wishes
a littlo reality to dUslpato upon.
Mr. Timothy Coylc, formerly of Cai
ro, has fitted up tho Central House nt
Yilla ltidgo und Is now proparod to 11c-
commodnto tho public with first-class cn
tertnimnenst. This fact is called to tho at
tention of tho Cairo people, who will al
ways rccoivo from Mr. Coylo n honrty
wclcomoand be furnished with tho best of
everything his house nlFords. Tho Cen
tral House is next door to the Hudson
House, west of tho station.
'William Alba's barber si op is grow
ing in public favor every day. It is nenl
ly fitted up, and can boast of tho most
skillful workmen in tho city. Tho pro
prietor has had many years' oxperienco in
his business nnd is recognized as ono of tho
most expert shavers in Southern Illinois,
whilo young Alba is n master in his pro
fession. Citizens nnd strangers who wish
a painless shave, n luxurious shampooing,
or their hair cut in tho latest stylo should
patronizo Alba. Ills shop Is on Commer
cial avenuo next door to Hannon's news
They poison dogs in Peoria tho polico
do. In Cairo wo don't touch tho dogs ut
all. They havo become sacred property
and as numorous as flcas.in a hog pon or on
too sidewalks whero hogs most do jrongre
gAtc. If tho marshal shoots a d)g, tho
council shouts: "Stop; you'll kill somo
body." If ho throws out poisoned meat
to the curs tho council shouts: "Stop;
you'll poison a chicken, or goose, or liog."
And so the marshal is compelled to hang
up his gun and lay aside his strychnine.
The council then, as 11 matter of course,
docs nothing. Tho dog problem is so
large. It is a mountainous difficulty in
the path of municipal legislation. It
would block tho wheels of congress.
The bridgo over tho Cache on tho
road from Cairo to Mound City has be
come imtmsub1c it havlnt: " scttlnd "
in tho middle and swaged more than a
foot to ono side. Tho causo of this mis
fortuno has not bocn ascertained definite
ly, but may be ntlributed to tho rcmov
nl of certain bolts which somo person has
taken out of the bridge. "What motivo
impelled any person to thus ruin n bridgo
so necessary to tho public is wrapped in a
mystery. Judges llross and Pidgcon and
Col. Taylor vilitca uo b.iJ6. yMio.Uy
nnd had tho approaches to it boarded up.
Judge Pigeon has agreed to superviso the '
J repairs necessary to mako the bridgo
avnilable, and will probably hnvejlt ready
for public tut in a couplo of wouks.
Tho freight car blockade on tho lovco
is creating great indignation in levee
business circles. All tho merchants are
cursing. They say Johnson, who is al
ways polite and always clever, repeatedly
insures them that ho will telegraph and
ascertain if openings can bo left in tho lung
line at intervals' of say a equnrc or two j
but tho switch man "cusses ' them und
Johnson too behind his back. "What,
therefore is to bedonoV How would an in
dignation meeting, with Linegar as orutor,
do .' Or how would 11 memorial to tho
olllcers of tho road, humbly praying, etc.,
answer? Or, if no remedy lor tho nuis
unco can bo found, how would it answer
to liuvu the luveu merchants delegate 11 few
of their number to commit suicide 7
The Hui.i.etik now reaches Mound
City early in tho morning, and our list
of dally subscribers has greatly increased
in thut enterprising town. For every
subscriber wo hut in Cairo, by reason of
un increase of five cents per week in the
subscription prico of The Rullktin, wo
gained ten ut Mound City. In tho lust
number of tint Journal Potter says : "Tho
Cuiro liui.LETi.v Ik received at Carter's
news depot every morning ut 8 o'clock,
with tho latest telegraphic news in full,
tun hours earlier than tho Ht. Louis papers
and twenty-three hours earlier than tho Chi
cago or Cincinnati papers. Those who want
to gut lato news curly should remember
this and put their names down for the
Heli AULB and Safk. Dr. Henry
Hoot und Plant Pills are mild nnd plcute
ant in their operation, yet thorough, pro
ducing no nnusaa or griping. Being en
tirely vegetablo, thoy can bo taken with
out regard to diet or business, They
nrouso tho livor and secretive organs into
healthy action, throwing olf d.scaso withj
out exhausting or debilitating thu system
Try them und you will be satisfied
l'rlce25 cents a box. Sold by druggists
mid dealers in modicino everywhere
Prepared by tho Grufton Medlclno Co., St
LniU, Mo. luyiMm
Wjik.n tho Energies havo been ovoi
taxed and sleep disturbed Hki.miiomi'h
llucuu works wonders. It contains un
' 'l.um " "lorl,,,li,u; 11 urns the in-
' ' l)r"!r 3 ",0. ""'" 'yst?,,,. it
u 1. tii iiiiM Li r ti inr iiistiMitif'si iii ins iiio.i.i.
Ul.lneys, weakness, fomalo lrreBUlarltles!
If 1 tl, uri.m,
- . ,
ury, uiiu compiuiniH-iiiuuieiiiai to
innry organs of either sex.
Hosr A pockot-book, by ofilcor Sum
ner, between tho Rough's ongino houso and
Tenth street, last night, whllo running to
tho fire. Tho finder will plcaso deliver
tho samo to Chief .Myers, or nt tills office,
and ho will bo rowardod. ' It
Weiss Ih:nn. Charloy Schonomoyor,
tho Egyptian saloon, is In constant re-
colptofa full supply of tho purest nnd
freshest Wolss Iloor a bovorngo fit for a
lord; exliillariting without Intoxicating,
cool nnd delicious just tho drink to fight
tho dog-dnys with. Rosides Weiss Ilcor,
which ha makes n specially, he has also
on hand an excollont stock of wines, li
quors and cigars. Call on him.
Foil Hale. At n bargain, a Davis' sow
ing machine. Has novor boon used; Is
ontirely now ; also, a now $80 "Wilcox &
Qibbs, single thread, loop-stitch, sowing
machine. Enquire nt tho
Vy. would cull tho nttonlion of ur
country friends who want to get good
pictures to call on J. J, Thomas, who has
a very pleasant gullory on Commercial
nvcnuo for thuir accommodation, nnd Is
really tho best artist wohayo had in Cairo
for n long time. tf
East Indln presorves nt Jorgenscn's.
Shriver's oyster ketchup nt Jorgen
GoDtiino Spanish olives at Jorcen-
Imported London biscuits nt Jorgon-
The best fruit jars In tho world for
salo nt Parsons, Davis & Co., on Tonth
Imported gherkins, chow-chow, piccn-
lillo and onions, nt Jorgonscn't.
Anchiovis, in picklo, oil or salt, at
Mason's Improved fruit jars with glass
tops, sold by Parsons, Davis & Co.
Go to Parsons, Davis & Co's friut-jar
omporium, Nos. 0 nnd 7, Tenth strcot.
Ono thousand fruit jars, cheaper than
ovor, for salo by Parsons, Davis & Co.
-Guava jelly and Ilosnia prunes at Jor
Licbig's celebrated extract of meat at
Wo guarantee the glass top jars as the
best. Parsons, Davis & Co.
Imported London Club nnd "Wor
chestcrshiro sauce, nt Jorgenscn's.
Tho old, reliable Groovo ring fruit
jars only $1.50 a dozen and scaling wax,
for salo by Parsons, Davis & Co.
Wm. Ehlcrs, at his shop on 20th street
is still manufacturing every variety of
boots nnd shoes from genuine French calf
(he uses no other kind) which ho sells
ready mndo or inudo to order at prices
that defy competition. jy20tf.
China, queonsware, cutlery, lamps,
glasswnro of all kinds, fruit jars, silver
plated ware, best quality and reduced
prices at Parsons, Davis & Co's., Nos. 6
nd 7, Tenth street. jy25d2w
Gcnuino walnut and mushroom ketch
ups, ut Jorgenscn's. jy2Ctf
Phillip Uauoh is mastor of his trade,
and warrants all of his work to be of the
verybttt material and manufacture; guar
antees n complete fit and entiro satisfac
tion, is not confined to nny'particular style,
but makes overy variety of boots and shoes
from the l. u'hide to tho finest
French calf and morocco. He also keeps
a largo stock on hand, of hit own manufac
ture and any ono desirous of purchasing
good custom work cheap should call on
him at his shoD on Eighth St., south side,
near corner of Ohio lovec, Cairo. dtf
St. N icholas. Day bourdors can so-
curo good accommodations at tho St. Nich
olas (formerly tho St. James) at ?4 per
week. Tho houso is nt the corner of Ohio
eveo and Eighth street, a central location.
and is proprictored by Hariy "Walker,
who is alivo to tho wants of his patrons.
'artles dcsirinir boarding and lodging can
learn terms on inquiry at tho otllce.
Foil Sale or Rent. Tho Hotel Garni,
situated on Commercial avenue between
Seventh and Eighth streets, Cairo, Ills.
Failing heath of tho owner requires him to
mako this change. Tho houso Is doing n
paying business, is largo and commodious,
built of brick nud well arranged. For par-
ticulurs, address Henry Harris, Cairo, Ills.,
or apply on the premises. Jy29w2.
J. J. Thomah bus fitted up the rooms
lately occupied by "W. O. Worthington, on
Commerclul avenuo, whero he is doing a
good business. Go and teo him und give
him n triul. Ho is prepared to do all
kinds of work in tho photograph line, und
docs it well.
New Photoqiiaph Gallf.hy. We nt-
tico that Mr. J. J. Thomas has fitted up
me rooms laiciy occupied by W. G. Worta-
ngton in very good style, and, us an artist.
is doing oxcollont work that should entitle
him to u fair sharo of patronage.
Look to Youn Ciiildhf.n. Diarrhea.
Dysentery, and Summer Complaints ure
cured by Mrs. 'Whltconib's Syrup, which
is sold for 25 cents u bottle. Suo adver
CANS I CANS 1 1 CANSIII
Fivo hundred dozen No. 1 Tin FRUIT
CANS AT THE KEW-YOKK sroitF, at $1.00
per dozen, argent wholesale nnd retail
stock in tho city.
'KKI.P.Y & Patieu,
Mauiuaoe Guide. Interesllnir work.
numerous engravings, 224 pages. Price
.0 cents. Address Dr. Ilutts' Disponsary,
No. 12 North Eighth Street, St. Louis,
Mo. Sou Advertisement.
KINDLINO.600 "glass boxes " for salo
at 6 cents each. W. W. Thohnton.
"Ill ROM ITU! work Drilltlliir in iimnv nml
J and varied colors at ouu Impression, on the
L'tilubrati'il clirnintttio nrt-HS don at thn Hulliitln
job printinK ollk-n. This In the most remarkable
preiit ever lim-nled ,aa it performs in ono day
ttln work, in nolnruii nnntlni. nf Iaii nntinurv
presses, thereby reducing tlm coal of that charao.
tcr of work to a very low tutu.
AUGUST 2 187L
PORT LIST. if
Steamer City of Cairo, Vlcksburg.
New Ron Accord, St, Louis.
' St, Jo'opb, St. Louis.
" Tobo Hurt, Hickman.
" Bismarck, New Orleans.
" Jns. Fisk, Jr., Paducah.
" City of Chcstor, St. Louis.
Steamer City of Cairo, St. Louis.
" New Bon Accord, Mound City.
" Tobo Hurt, Hickman.
" Illinois, Columbus. .
' Bismarck, St. Louis.
" Pauline Carroll, New Orleans.
" L J. "WicVs, Now Orleans.
" Jsvs. Fltlt, Jr., Paducah.
" City of Chester, Memphis.
1I0ATS LEAVING- TO-DAY.
Steamer Jas. Fisk, Jr, Paducah.
" Illinois, Columbus.
Tobo Hurt, Hickman.
Marble City, Vlcksburg.
A.L.n... VIaIIa 1S-.llt.
nnil.ll. AUIIV .4IUII.T HIS,
11 Ada Heilman, Louisville.
" Jas. Howard, Now Orleuns.
Capt. Dugnn nnd his crew succeeded in
rislnc the sunken steamer St. Josoph and
towed hor Into port this morning. Tho
brenk In hor hull was on tho srarboard
sido, forward, nnd was thirty foot In
longth by eighth In width. When the
Eckort put hor pumps In their was six foot
of wator in tho hold, and in one hour and
elovon minutes timo sho was pumped out
and was rnlsed. Tho greater portion of
nor cargo coniisloa or flour, about one
half of it being damagod. She will leave
nil that is in good order hero and It will bo
forwarded to its destination, tho damaged
flour sho will take back to St. Louis with
hor. Sho is being bulk-hcadod so that sho
can return to St. Louis with safety where
sho will go on tho docks for repairs.
Tho City of Cairo camo up rathor light;
just beforo reaching hero a young lady
passongor diod of consumption, hor friends
stopped hero nnd will return to Vlcksburg
on tho Jas. Howard.
The New Bon Accord brought out
barge loaded with 3300 bbls. flour for the
Tho steamer A. Raker took a highly
scented crowd of highly colored citizons to
Hickman, Ky., to celebrato tho anniver
sary of tho emancipation proclamation,
The Pauline Carroll loft during the
forenoon with a very good trip.
Tho Bismarck dinclmrgod for Chicago,
per I. C. R. It, 73 bales moss; 1,007 dry
hides ; 117 bbls. Rosin , 10 hhds. pea nuts;
5 bbls. tar nnd 40 boxes tonic; has 3000
bars railroad iron for St. Louis, besides
Jas. Fisk, Jr. had for Memphis 10 roll
leather; 4 bales leather; 8 caddies tobacco;
for St. Louis 227 bdls. sheot iron and 3
hhds. tobacco for Cairo.
Capt. Dugan has secured the services of
Capt. John Guyer who stands at tho head
of hl profession as a submarine divor.
He was in tho employ of the St. Charles
bridge company thrco years locating the
Cassions, Capt. Dugan could not havo
mado a better selection. It will bo almost
impossible for a boat to sink so bad that
Capt. Dugan and his crew cannot raise it,
The river is still falling nnd since last
report has fallen 3 inches. Tho Missis
sippi at St. Louis is failing steadily. Re
ports give only fivo feet nine inches bo.
tween horo and St. Louis. Tho Cumber
land is falling with 20 inches on Harpcth
shoals. Tho Ohio is falling all tho way
The wcathor yesterday was clear and
the warmest day wo havo had for many
Business was as usual very good. There
was enough tonnage here to take all the
freight that was offering,
Tho City of Cheater cam out drawing
nvo feet. Sho reports no boats aground
between here and St.- Louis, She
brought a fow ' packages of
freight for Cairo. -Bbe takM.the ulJurod
freight of the St.-Josoph. "'hM
Tho Tobd Hurt had all the cora sho
could carry. Sho is doing a rerysjood
business as a Hickman packot.
Captain Shoblo has sold to Captain Jno.
N. Boffinger of the steamer City of Al
ton for ten thousand dollars.
Capt. John A. Scudder was in our
city yesterday looking after tho interest
of tho St. Josoph. ,
An Evansvillo telegram of tho 29th
"Humphreys, Sinzieh Si Co's new
wharfboat is ono of tho largt 't on tho
river, being 2lCfuot long." Wo have at
Cairo thrco wharfboats so much larger
than tho ono at Evansvillo that it could
bo put in any of tho gongwaya and not
bo in tho wuy.
Eight and one half feot is roportod bo-
twjen horo arid Memphis.
Double-acting window lock
SASU HOLDER. 1
uanskl'h vatent tub omly beliadlk
WINDOW VAST OUT.
o o m E.
Bole owners of the Territories of the States of
Illinois, Wisconsin and Iowa, and , ,
Agents for other Utatos, ' J
Gkneual Office 90 'Yyasjiinqton-st,,
VlllH IlllljfO. lllllltSls).
TIMOTHY COYL, Proprietor.
Is one of the beat aud finest saloons In the coun
ty md i. supplied with the best wlnea.'liqncra
and laser beer. The proprietor Invllea patronage
promising 10 treat them hl pijtrona well and to
f ive them tho host In tho shop which l.hebi
B Villa HtdKe. JyJf
sftssssssssssssssssssls'ssssssssssssssssssssl m m p s m n w
OMMWSIOJf AND rUBWAUDIHU,
W.filratton. T. lllrd'.
. STltATTON & UIRD,
(Buccessora to titration, Hudson A Clark.)
57 Ohio Lovco, Cairo, Illinois.
JsT-Agcu( of American Powder Co., and man.
facttuera ag.nti for cotton yarn. Jv7dtf
JOIhV 11. PIIILLIS,
(Successor to Parker ft Phlllls,)
' A fill
DEALER IN HAY, CORN, OATS,
Flour, Meal, Bran,
Cor, TENTH-ST. and OHIO LEY EH,
CLOSE ti VINCENT,
Cement, Plahtkii Pakiii,
(-'rsaer Elghlli Nlrrot and Ohio l.cvoc
No. 80 Ohio Lovco,
Orders solicited and promptly filled.
II. M. HULEN,
GROCER and CONFECTION
No. 134 Connnercial-uvc,
MILLER ti PARKER,
DEALERS IN FLOUR, CORN
Oats, Hay, etc.
68 Ohio Levee, CAIRO, ILLS.
J. M. PHILLIPS k CO.,
(Hucceisors to K. 11. Hendricks k Co.,)
Forwarding and Commission
"Wn ARF-BOAT PROPRI ETORS
J-rI.lbcr.il Advnncca mado llp'nJrff
lrV3?5. ConalgDincnts, tJf
Aro prepared In receive, storo nnd orward
freifjhta'to all points and buy nnd
sell Cm commission.
Vlluslness attended to promptly.
I 1 !"
General Commission Merchant
S ir.il'" Smim ""tl . 'i
133 OHIO LEVEE,
e lilt I ' fit HI.
, Or. atta-atl. and 'iiit)rlal-av.
, .aurcieau Towels and
swindles' and children's hair cut and sham
pooed, either at the shop or at their own homes.
sWCIentlemen'e. whiskers and hair dyed In a
eUntifle manner. Ballitactlou Kuaraateed.
McCOMBS, KELLER & BRYNES,
Bccuessors in Adolphus Meier A Co,,
IMPOKTEES AND JOIIUEHS IN
HARDWARE AND CUTLERY,
Nos. 100 and 102 N. Maln-st.,
ST. 'liOTJIS, m o-
WILLIAM It. SMITH, d.
--K8IDENCE-No. 21 Tlnrleenih etree. -Ti.'Ti.nn
WaahlniElou avenue and Walnut strC ,
r7iiT-,-.lM Commercial avenue. ni
A. WADGYMAR, M. D.,
PUY3ICIAN, Burgeon ni ?1V',e,lir,,f"mI1rjr
r of Anna. Union county. " . , -
inaneniiy locaiou in ." . -,y ..7:"v.,
venae, lietween KUtmu wjhaiuiw "-
ORDINANCE NO. 12(1,
Van To ii n c VS V i L. "i '' ntdion n sum,,
tmnr. "oCnlroim'lm-,'0"l Hall Hold Com-
' 7"T.1" RUlliorliB a ,!,.. ,,,, n( ,1(Hi.
Wucreas, nn election was held In pnrsuanto of
Mich resolution nnd tho ictnrna of tho samo worn
inii ncioro tno uny council nin spec nl iiir.t.iiiii
h.ldonSlay ardlUfl. from which "Z""ft
that C7J Votes wero oast n favor ol a. 1,1 ..U.:?:.. 1
tlon and4'Jnga'ntlt,nnd thereon Iho Clly Con 1.
ell declared anld elncllnn carried In favor of said
nou.., , ,,1, tun, uih, 1 1, p, i , 1 1 1.1 tn , mi, I'ruinrincQ com
iniltcn to prepare and submit lo said council Iho
necessary ordlnanco lo carry tho result of said
ci-i;iiiiii mio f iisci , nnn
whereas, a provisional contract liis been en
tered Into Ijetweon tho said Cairo and HI. Louis
ltsilroad Company and responsible conlraeton
tor the construction of said rond, bssed liiinn tin,
SlltlSCrintlOna lirelnfur niillin-l.l I
the. caplial stock of aald comiiany by counties.
n'lle end towns alont Iho line of said road;
........ i i . lrrl'u".0,"Kivini eneci to tlm
expressed wish oflno electors and tax payers (n
he city, nn arose recited, '
Beltonlainedhy the Clly Council of the city of
Htctioal. That the Mayor of the clly be, and
he hereby Is amhorltol and Instriiclod, to sub-
:?or;cfl"t,t,:5.,lrs, i'rif. cHv oiif'Vivr,1
panr. In tho sum ol one hundred thousand dollsrs
said subscription lo lie piijable as herelnaller
provided lori thatliondi of thn city shall b is.
sued In piyinvnt of laid subscriotlon lo llni
ninniuit of iiinely-flvn thoiisond dollars, In siuli
fiuni ae aald oompany tnaydesKnate,nid Lomls bt
bear Interest nl tho raK of eight per cent, per nn
num. and lo bo payable In twenty years from
dale thereof, and that tho Mayor of tho citr, I'llr
llurk and Clly Comptroller be, and thevare here,
l-y authorised and Instructed to aura and atilx Iho
seal ollho city lo the same, and lo deliver thn
same lo a trustee or trusters to bo appolnied bv
Iho .Msiorann City Council to bn held by said
tiilMet-or trustees In eero, and lo be, itellrered
losiln Cairo anil St. Iiiils Itahroad Company
upon thofolli)wlnieoridilions, vlj i thai lliotrai-k
iifs.ild loal shall enter Alevander county nt its
northern limit, upon tho linn dividing it fiorn
Union county and shall bncnnled upon the most
elizlble rnuln tothei lavces surrounding Iho titv
olC.Iro, nnd '
"That the work ahull bo commenced and prost -tilled
from tho rlly ort'alrn bv Iho first day of
.Novi-mtr lS7I,nnd tho road-bed shall to com
bleted lo tho county lino of I'nlon county by ihn
hrst dny of Julv I7i. Provided however.thaf the
bonds of thn clly ofCalroshall bapsnl to tho s.n.l
Kallroad Company on Iheccmplelion of each fivo
miles o Iho road-bed commencing at Cairo, said
amount to be bald pro rafaas tho aiuoiintdonii is
In proportion ti tho holc.work to be- done on thu
rad tied In said Alexander county, said amount
to bi ascertained by asnrvey and an rslimate ot
Ike cost of thewholn work in said county."
Provided, that Intereat shall not begin lo run
upon any of the said bonds until thn company
shall havo become entitled to receive the s.-il'l
bonds i and provided further that In no case shall
there be Issued to said railroad company a greater
amount in Iho bondaol the cltv than fifty per
centum of trie cost U cash of any Bve miles ol
of raid rond bed. as shown by the certified
measurements of the engineer of said railroad,
until said railroad shall have been completed,
and that any surplus of said bonds not deiivereil
under this provision shall be dlivrl to tho
arid railroad compauy when the track Unreal is
completed and the cars run thereon Irom Cairo
to Si. IjuIs..
Approved July 2nd, 1671.
JOHN M. LANStlKN, Mayor.
AtUstiM.J.HOWLKY. CityClerk. '
ORDINANCE. NO. 11 a.
An ordinance to autnorito tho subscription of
IKju.oju to the Cairo and Vlncennes lUilroal
Company, and for oilier purposes.
Whereas, bv an agreement entereil intnt.tw..n
trie Cairo anu vin
Cairo and Vincennea Itailroad Cc.iui.kdt and
clly of Cairo, and anprove-1 by Iho City Coun
Novemtr S.Mh, l7, It ts provide, ftiat the
stock amounting to llisi isjri I Issued by the Cairo
and Vlncennes railroad company to the eilv for
the subscription of that amount should be sold by
iiiucii ij Bitnj wiii ,ini , uiua certain con
ditions aa expressed In Mid contract and
Whereas, It Is understood that said company
are willing to ext-n.l the time for the issue vt
said bonds and thn commencement of the tay
ment of interest on the same ; therefore
He it ordained by tho City Council of the city
rWUon 1. That tho .Ms) or of tlio cjly be, and
he Is nerehy authorized anil Instructed lo stil
scrilm on l-elialf of thn City of Cairo to the capi
tal stock of the Cairo and Vlncennes railroad
company In Iho sumof one hundred thcumml
dollars, said subscription to lt payablv in bonis
nl the city ns hereinafter provided for, that Ihn
.Mayor, City Clerk, and City Comptroller be, ai.d
they are hereby authorized and inatructedtohate
preparo-1 and to slen nnd seal Winds ol thn r ity
to the amount of one hundred thousand dollars,
to bn issued to sau! railroad company, said binds
to be In such sums as the said company may de
sire, to b.-ar Interest at Iho rate of "percent ixr
annum, and lo Ik-payable taenty years after the
date thereof, with coupons attached for the p-iv-ment
of toe Interest semi-aniiallj on the rnine;
that tho Mayor Is hereby authorized anil Instrui I
et lo take charge of said londswhen prepiri I,
signed sealed and ready for delivery, and la
authorized and Inttructed to df liver Iho same to
somo responsible banking, loan or trust c-.in
pany, trustee or trustee. Iis'ated or residing in
ihecilyofNcw Yoikor elsewhere, as inly bo
agreedupon by him and said Itailroad company,
raid bonds to be held by eald banking loan or
trust company, trustee or trustees, In
escrow nnd to be delivered up to the aald
Cairo and Vlncennes railroad company,
when the eaid Cairo and Vinoennei railroad has
been ronatrucleo, that is lo say has been put In
gool ordinary running order, from the city of
Cairo, Illinois, to the city ol Vlncennes, Indiana,
aod the cars shall have run thereon, and not t.
fore i provided, work on said road shall be re.
sumnd bv or before October 1st next, and said
road shall be finished by or before In first day
of August. 1973, and provide I also that the inter
est accruing on aald bonds previous to their
delivery lo said railroad company, shall not Inuro
to tho benefit of anld railroad company, but thn
coujions for all accrued interest shall be detached
from said lnds previous to their delivery to
said railroad Compsny and bo returned to ssld
city of Cairo, o that Interest shall not bo paid or
occruo to said railroad company tefore the llmo
when said company shall be entitled to receive
said binds according to the conditionherein ex.
Sec. 'i. It shall be, and it is hereby mado Iho
duty of the banking, loan, trust company or
trustees, which shall be chosen or selected to
hold such bonds, as hereinbefore provided, to
ileiiter up Ihn said lionds to said railroad com
pany upon tho said company's Issuing to said
clly, and delivering to said triisten one hundred
thousand (l(Si,Wij dollars of paid up stock in
said railroad company, which said stock the said
trustee Is hereby authorized aud directed to sell
to ssld railroad company fur hye thousand dol
lars (?'--"') of Cairo city bonds so as thereby to
carry out thn provisions of tho agreement en
tered into .November Wlh. 107, by and letaecn
said clly nnd said railroad company.
Approved July "2d. 1871.
JOHN M. LANSDEN, Jfoyor.
Attest! M J.IIOWLBV.CIerk.
ORDINANCE NO. 118.
An ordinance In reference to the Police force.
Ho it ordained by tho Clly Council of tho city
Hictiox 1. That two additional Police Constn
blea Lo unpointed who shah act ns additional
night watchmcii, and who shall ho paid tho sumo
salary ns Iho other Polico Constables,
Hit, That tho city shall bo divided Into three
pohcu dlstricla. the first to consist of all that
part of tho city below nnd south of Klghth street!
Ihe second to consist nf all that part ol tho city
lietween Klghthnnd nighteenthstreelii: and tho
third of nil that part of tho cityabovound north
patrolled by two of tho I'olico Constables in such
iiiannerns the Chief of I'cll:o may direct,
Hie. :i. That section 13 ot "An ordlnanco to
adopt thn ordinances of Iho clly of Cairo asto
vised nnd "codified" bn amended by adding afler
inn worn auiiiorizeu, m inoenuonne aixin-
liruiol said sooilon the words, "by tho City Coun
cil. Approved July 17th, 1871.
JOHN M. LANSDEN, Mayor.
Altesl, M.J. IIowht, City Clerk. J)Sall0t
BILLIARD SALOON AND BAR
ROOM. JOHN JATi:.S, I'roiirlctor.N
100 Commercial Avonue, CAIUO, ILLINOIS
Ileal brand of California Cigars just received.
BlUiIAHD anloon furnished with the tst of
tables; and bur supplied with wine-, Ibiuora
and cigars of tho tlncat brands.
Cor. rourU-ciiili Nf. autl Coin
IJIITZaEIlAIiD'8 Hnmple llooms nro stocked
! with pure Imported wines, lluuors andclt!jrii,
and are dispensed from Iho bar In tlrst-clnsa
stylo. Theie Is no bettor establishment in South
ern Illinois, nud none better Blocked. Call and
tost tho various brands ot wines and liquors.
.10HN IIYLAND'S SALOON,
Comer Tenth HI root mill Couintcrclal
fc'lPEUIOU liquors, hcer. ale, oto., and fragrant
ii llavmuu always on nand. Thnso desiring uo
theiiill beverages should not loll to call and einoy
tier thaVI their wants will be attend to in n muii
wines nnd'lwarrnnt n return. All hla liquor,
catc and crllra havo been selected with great
Wtiercas, by reaolutlonof lliof,(v (.nl,nrll ,f
Ihoeily of Cairo, mioptc-.l on JlmcY 'f
lias orderod;tluit nr. t- cctlo.j bo V, ,,. . i '.,
10, in tho eows.1 wnr.1 of "ciVy tol tL . u '
l.osoorrcrtalnlliK tho wl,l,M "ft he o V.'V.f
thnollj olCuiro in nuird to a si.e ' ,,, " '
m.mi to tho c.ipltnl aloclt of tli.V Cairo1
Loiiltltnllltoadt oinnafiv. nil M" Ht