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' THE BULLETIN.
JOHN It OIinitLV, Kdltor And I'uMlahtri
Saturday Mor.Nl.vo, Jan. 0, 1871
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TUB DOLLAR WEEKLY HULLETIN.
John If. Oberly Co. lists reducej the tub
Mriptien prTcei of the Weekly Cairo lliillelln to
Ont PoUtir per onnjm.'Snnklns It Hie cheapest p
perpubllihed In Southern Illinois.
ON the re-assembling of the legisla
ture on "Wednesday, there was not a
quonim in cither branch. Twenty
seven senators were absent and one
hundred and four representatives. The
members should have taken a two
week's holiday and one to rest, and
would then possibly have been ready
We publish to-day the correspond
enco between Attorney-General Reed
and Gov. Palmer. As (he mailer Jiorr
stands, Gov. Vahncv certainly gets the
better of the state's attorney. The
latter bungles in his endeavor to slip
out of an unpleasant predicament. Be
ing a radical, he ought to know how to
get out of such a difficulty without ex
posing, so broadly his falsehood and
The account of the unprovoked at
tack on an unoffending citizen of Now
Orleans by I'iuoltback, the lieutenant
governor of the state, and his party, is
perhaps exaggerated by the New
Orleans Republican, the Grant paper
which published it. Hut there is
doubtless a ground work of truth for
the story, and this shows tlio condition
to which the carpet-bag government
of Louisiana is bringing the state. The
salvation of the state depends on its
complete emancipation from radical
President Gn ant has had nn op
portunity to show his intention to ob
serve ic tviWs of the civil service com
mission. A certain ra&tcWV vuuator had
promised a colored man the posi.ion of
messenger, and the application was
made on the second of January, the
day after the new rules were to go into
effect. The president notified the senator
that the applicant would have to
annlv under the new rules
as these would have to be
strictly observed hereafter. This
purpose of tho president is about as
commendable in him as a resolution to
lead an honest life would be in a bur
glar who had stolen himself rich. Giant,
having supplied all his relations and
friends with fat offices, now commences
to carry on the administration in n
" strictly honest" way by beginning
on a mati and brother" who would
not have an opportunity to steal ten
cents from the government if he
Sexatoh Wilson, of Massachusetts,
in his speech before the republican
atato convention of Sew Hampshire,
endorsed Gen. Grant's administration
With a few exceptions he declared, it
has been a model of wisdom and hon
esty, and to his certain knowledge Gen.
Grant has received but n few very small
presents since he placed his august per
son in the chair presidential. Liko the
girl who slipped from virtue, the pres
ident seeks to excuse his short-comings
by belittling them. The girl, it is true,
had tho baby, out of wedlock ; " but
why," sho exclaimed, " do people mako
' such a fuss about the matter, and talk
' so much ? There is no seuso in this
'outctj.Wcauso the child is such a
very little crel(1 1 Anj s0 Gr.l(
" Why," exclaims Senuv Wilson, do
'these democrats cry out uvt the
prestueui uetug n present-taker. U
'true he has accented r0mw i,.,"'"1 Kum-V'
' they have all been very Miiall prenuite,
'uot worth mentioning!" Jtut, good
senator, lias the record of Grant's ro
fusal to accept anything offered to him
ever been made? lias he not accepted
all that has been offered to him ex
cept tho pup scut from Cincinnati bv
express, on which the donor had neg
leeted to pay the charges? This "small
present" apology is not sufficient. It
is wonderfully weak. A flat denial of
the well known fact that Grant has
prostituted tho high office of president
by accepting gifts of ofllco-bcekers
would be much better.
CyA wan was observed yesterdny in
front of Scott Gloio'n bookstore, holding
his haudiup ovorjiis oyos Mid gazing In.
tently up toward tho sky, u If looking i,t
omt .Strang., object. Immediately n
crowd begun to gatW,ch man fixing his
gazo upon the clou.Js uul draining his ,Ves
to .oo tho curiosity, till n.lynlargo nu'm
ter of persoui had nMmj ou t,Jftt
corner of tho utroct, ojch Ono following
tho example' of thy ttrangu iiidMdunl
who, after enjoying tho sport to hh
faction, quietly slippod from Iho.'plnja und.
wfclkcd AWy. "ihat was u confounded
remarked one "t'-Pl
! .Ailed tome famlllnr t..no M to
,,omolv0.,ftndl..leJ.l l..nof-nt'rns to
nnnv hmh'.-t.oi'hnlle Comitr-Journnl.
CCTTIioro I no mow Interesting specU
i;o tlinn to ico ll'O utVocts of wit upon the
lint-rent chnrnclors of men lli.ni to oh
icrvo It expanding caution, ruining dig
nity, toflohlng ngo nn 1 euro and pnln to
niilot extorting reiticinni gipann oi pio
tiro from melancholy, Mid uliarmitia even
tho pangs of grief. It Is plei mt to ob
serve how it ponotmtes through t'io cold
ties and nwkwnrdiieo of focii-ly, gradu
ally brlnslng men neiror together, and,
llko the combined forco of wino una on,
clvltv' overs- mon'n tria l heart nnd liinlng
conntftiniipo. (icntilno nnd innocent wit
llk Oil' i surely tlio flavor of the mind.
Sinn pouM direct his ways by plain reaon,
nnd support liU Ufa by tmtele food ; but
God lis given ti wit, and flavor, and
brightness, nnd laughter, anil perfumes, to
enliven tho days of man' pilgrimage, to
"charm hli painel teps over the burning
marl." SyJntj Smith,
Jfc?"Tlio watch-trick gang have been
reaping a golden harvest at New York,
but the police have lately Interfered with
their operations by tho nrrcst of n number
of tho swindler. Tho following is tho
modus operandi of tlio gang : "Tho party
operating pretends to hnvo just como ont
from Germany, or othor country, as tho
victim may bo Judged to como from, and
that ho or they hnvo valuablo articles on
wnfcli duty must bo paid, nnd they, having
run out of money, havo nothing bul
two or moro watches which thoy will
willingly pledge for half its valuo for tho
sakejf getting tho amount necessary to
pay tho balance, and they will pay the
persons lending tho money n present in
addition to tho bonus promised. Tho
witchc loft in plcdgo nro worth about
f2eacl at tho outside.
tTho Sacramento Record, Mthult.,hts
tho following: A very sudden death oc
curred yesterday, under rather singular
circumntancos. Joseph Griffith, a resi
dent of Virginia City, with his mother-in-law,
Mrs. Kelly, and his littlo daughter,.
yesterday nfternoon visited tho grnvo of
his wife at tho City Cemetery. "Wlillo
standing nt the head of the grave examin
ing tho tomb stone, ho dropped dead. Tho
heart that had throbbod with love for tho
wife and mourned hor death, censed its
pulsations at her sepulchre, and there,
amid tho homes of tho dead, tho spirit of
tho widowed husband winged its way in
search of lU mnto in spirit land.
FQU The Union l'ncific road is reported
clear west of Laramie Station. Tho latest
report received from Cheyenne stnles that
four Knstcrn-bound passenger trains havo
been nt or near Shcrmnn Station for two
days, trying to sdiovc! their wny through.
It lliero is nopviiid Uioy mtvko fair head
way, but othcrwisejthcy do not.
tSyiliss Laura "Woolwine, of Cincin
nati, a young singer of great protnlc, nt-
trnrtu'l tlto l...cj... llwaa Uuiljig,
her recent visit there, nnd now goes to
Itnly to study nuiiic under n teacher re
commended by tho latter.
tSf An old minister, tho other day,
inked n woman whnt could bo done to in
duce her husband to nttend tho church. " 1
don't know," she roplicd, " unless you wore
to put n pipo and a jug of whisky in tho
Bgj. The editor of lim Athol Transcript
is Directed by tho weather. Hesny: ",Tho
dovil of tiu ofllco has n soul. On this account
wo don't enro to compel film to steal wood.
"Will several of our subscribers tuko tho
EfJX. At Des Moines, Iowa, on Wcdnc1
day, Senator Harlan issued n long eircu
Inr letter in reply to criticisms upon his
conduct. A strong combination is said to
bo forming ngainst him by Allison, Dodgo
ftO).. lleekinaii W. Andrews, n broker
of Now York, has been arrested nt tho in
stanco of Miss Amolia Graham, who nc
cuses him of obtaining $0000 from hor by
BSQ-Tlio German residents of London
are petitioning Hisinnrck to demand nn
npology indemnity of tho United States
for supplies given by thu Amoricans to tho
French in tho Into war.
Kffi.Clnms, alivonnd healthy, havo been
dug out of tho prnirio ono or two mllo
from Houston, Texas. They wcro found
nt a depth of sovoral feet, and tho Hous
ton pooplo wondur how thoy got thero.
CSyA Columbia, South Carolina.
pocal enys, that tlio coiircl'oii of Dr.
Avery of Ku-Kluxism is tho most im
portant yet obtainod. Klghiom prisoners
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toy Dr. L. 1'. -Morodltli. of ninrlnnntl
hu undertaken tu toll thu world how to
luu- littlo volume, soon to bo pub
llhcd, ei,icj . Kverv Day Errors of
na.lt 1, propoM t0 Iimk0 n house-to-houso
visitation In v......m.
.... idling wiwi wio intient .,
a fit man-
BOX- A Clilcigo philoophor xm pw,Hl
oned congress for aid to uniiblo him to
porlment uponn Byttom ho has concocted
Tor tlio artitlclal production of rain.
BX. AVithin tho past fow months forty
immigrniits from Alsaco and Lorrnlno
havo settled in Florida, nnd llfty Swedes
havo purchased land near Tallahassee.
I. Tlio loss by tho burning of Carr i
Hurko's oil factory, at Hlissvillo, J.ong Is
land, orceeds $:!00,00q, on which there is
C6)"Tho Itoumania cliiimbers havo
adopted the convention providing for tho
settlement of tho railway obligations of
tlio Danubiun principalities.
to? A dispatch from Conslantinojilo an
nounces that four Greek brigs were
wrecked in tho Ulack sea and nil on board
TJIE CAIRO DAILY
-Fifty thousand dollars In (oven por
cent, ilftecn yonr ClnclnnnU Improvement
bonds sold AVcdnesday nt 2 1-10 cents pre
KirAiiinn named Hillings, his wife,
nnd another woman, mime unknown, were
found murdered nt WlmlMrLoekf, Con
necticut, Tuesday night.
EST Governor llrown, of Missouri, has
sent Adjutant Genoral Seigul to Saline
county to Investigate the reported outrages
ESfuSieklcs denies Hint ho has nny shnro
in tlio nttcmpt of tho Knglish stockholder
to ehnngo tlio mitiingciiicnl of tlio Krie
CQX No pupil will horcaftor be permit
ted to enter ltock Island schools without
flrst being vaccinated.
KfATho Colorado leglslntitro convened
on tlio 1st nt Jonver. Holh houses nro
r.SPTilo'dnv's business nt tlio London
stock exchange was the htavlcst trans
nctcd In many yean.
Car Augustus Schell has been elected
president of tho New-York historical so
ciety. FOREIGN MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS.
Tho foot nnd mouth discaso is still
prevalent in some parts of Knglnnd.
Tho guarnntco fund of tlio united
kingdom nllinnco now amounts to upwards
of 75, 000.
The town council of Lille has made
the study of Knglish compulsory in its
Out of 1,000 samples of London milk
lately analyzed, only twenty-six were found
Tho submarino cablo between Franco
and Corsica is broken. Tlio rupture is at
tributed to malevolence.
riiotogrnpln of tho Tichborno jury
with index of nnmes nnd positions at back,
haTO a large sale in London.
Tlio Scotch exhibitors wcro remark
ably successful at tho Leeds Smithflcld
club exhibition held yesterday.
A "clergyman " who holds n ticket of
leavo has been arrested nt Clnyton-lc-Moors,
Lancashire, on a chargo of forgery-
It is said that tho purchaso of a very
fine hunting forct for a royal sportsman
in tho vicinity of Homo has been con
cluded. Tho international society of London
has by a majority of ono resolved to cx
cludo reporters from its meetings in fu
ture. Tho Swiss nationnl council havo re
solved to introduce n fresh articlo into the
federal constitution legalizing civil mar
riage. MIGIIAM'S SOKROWS.
T1IK TACTS AllOfT TUB MOItMOV VATr.l
a . T -, )n..,.ry -2 H1trif1inui Voting
is in tho custody of tho United States mnr
shnll, accompanied l- Geo. A. Smith, Dan
lei U. NVelW.ll. . Ulnvrton,mul ether high
church dignitaries. They npnunrcd heforo
Chief Jnhlico .McKcan this nftcrno&n un
der indictment for murder. Tho court
room was crowded to suflbcation. .Much
anxiety was evinced on tlio part of tho
Mormons, but not tho least show of dijor
der.or disrespect to tho court.
Hon. H. C. Hempstead and Thomas Ficli
nppcnreii lor tlio prisoners, nnu I n i ted
States Attorney ffntcs lor tho prosecution
-Mr. ilcmpstcna moved tlint tlio prisoner
bo admitted to bail, on tho ground that ho
was oiu, now soventy-ono years ot ngo nnu
in tcciuo ucaitii, nnu I mil como
four hundred miles to meet
this nnd nil othor chnrgc, nnd
his phyeicinn certified that impris
onment wouiu imperii nis inv. r.lr.
Hates offered no opposition to bail, but
suggested mm it nail ba taken It bo tlxed
nt Uvu hundred thousand dollar.'. Judge
McKcan said that tho government of the
United States had no jail in this city for
holding prisonors nrrcstcd on jiroces-es is
sued from tlio United States courts; 'tho
Marshal Is required to excrcho tho discre
tion which tho law rest in him. Some
time such prisoners nro kept nt Camp
Douglas, but tho commander of that post
is net obliged to recelvo them. Tlio pris
oner is reported to bo owner of several
houses in tlio city, nnd if ho chnso to put
under control of tho Mnr.lial some suita
ble building, in which to bo dotaincd, it
will bo for tlio marshal to dceldu whether
to adopt it. It is optional with the pris
oner to mako such offer ; in any event tlio
marshal will look to it that overy comfort
of tho prisonur will bo provided for, re
membering ho is an old man. I decline
to admit the dofondanl to ball.
On leaving tlio court Hriglmm tendered
tho marshal his rosidonco on South Tem
ple street, which was accepted, and Hrig
lmm is now n prisoner in his own houses.
Hriglmm seemed perfectly unconcerned.
TIIF ROCHESTER RIOT-
Tlir. JAII. (lUAItliKl) 11V I.VKA.VTltr avt
Uoeui'.sTKit, Jiinunry 3 Tim city .
compnratlvcly quiet this morning. Four
military companies nro guarding tho jail.
Loaded cniinon nro placed so n to com
mand tho bridgcf. A good deal of hooting
of the military took placo nt half-past
cloven. Some ono jiluced n Hag on a cu-nal-boat
on thu slip in Court streot. Tho
Hag boro tho words "Avengo i'otir
Hrothcrs." llrigadier (lonoral Clarko
toro it down. Tho crowd rushod upon
him, nnd for a short time ho was in puril,
but wns rolcascd. Thu sheriff has ordered
out tlx military companies. Moro troublo
is fcarod, Tho nuthorilles nro determined
to defend tho jail, but wish tho negro well
out of it.
The negro, Hownrd, has been Indicted.
Tho police, in a body, hnvo just madu a
ciiu,w, 0 t10 mob gathered in tho vicin-
In ory,SwftnnU "r dr,V,"B U""n
oUbnrft!l"ir,t)'!,,!,,,Ulior Wl' 8l0PP0(1 "t
nero wool.n1!?1,''1 JW Uovxrd, the
ntgro, would liutnliun nt tl . ' ftop.
noon, but thu udgo, or(.vrn V ' ?
or will not consent until It i, , , , ,i
i JiUdK," ,,K' ?)jrwi" 'Smltl1 "d Coiintv
JuiIl'o 1' ul hp linvr. .iu... i .1.. . ...:'"lJ
. .r n i ; """-i imi enerill nut
. i'.vv, n.u iuuiu projiorty mid pro
servo tho public j.eacu at all hazards.
jiiu iiunii.ura navn noon removed to
positions whoro thov will
chango ttreet and thu approaches from thu
i-imniu oi inu river moru ellectunlly
At midnight all wns nulnt mi r...
ther disturbance is anticipated during thu
BULLETIN, SATURDAY, JANUARY G, 1872.
PALMER AND WVAiD.
CiitrAim. IXvombpr Wlh, ls:i,
II n Kxcollcncy, John M. Pulmer, tJiirliiKflcld,
Silt Thu morning tuners of last Satur
day contain somo of tho correspondence
which lias passed botween you nnd mo in
relation to tho unfortunnto killing of tlio
Into Col. Orosvcnor. As this correspond
ence cr.mo from Springfield, 1 supposo you
furnished It. 1 hnvo been so pressed with
business in tlio prosecution of crimlnnls,
that I havo not had time to write you till
I received your loiter dated Nov. ?.0th
which wns not malted till thu 2i!d or 'J3d
ultimo. In It you complain that I did uot
correct ludgo Williams when lio clinrgcd
tho grand jury. On tho noxt day after 1
received it, 1 wrote nnd mailed you n re
ply, explaining tho whole matter. I did
no't keep a copy of tho letter, but 1 well
remember the substance thereof.
stated in it that tho tlmo Judgo
Williams was delivering tho charge
my niicutioii wns diverted uy a
person who wished to upoak to mo nbotit a
caso to bo prcsontod to tho grand jurv, nnd
that 1 did not hear that part of tho elinrgo
of which you complain : nnd Hint wlmn I
rend tho chnrgu In tho papers, I snw that
IIIC JUUgo must navu iiusuiijnrstOOd inc,
and that I spoko to him nbout it ; inii ti,ni
If vou had been wronged by tho net nc
mine (whether of omission or commission),
1 sincoroiy regretted it. as 1 ucnru nom
ine from "you, 1 supposed you wns sntis-
lled with my explanation, till I saw tho
correspondence In question published ns
nunvc. nut it seems you wcro not sntis
flud. I do not know what more 1 can do
or say to satisfy you. Hut with all due re
spect, I submit that there is no real or
substantial dilloreneo between Judgo Wil
liams' chargo and what 1 told him.
1 told him tlint 1 had seen statements in
tho newspapers tlint you hnd written mo
your letter oi mo oOtn ot Uclobor, betoro
1 received it. mho nowspaper paragraphs
gavo tlio euostanco of that letter. Will
you not ngrco with mo that tlio giving of
the substance of tho letter is cqufvnlent to
giving your letter in full? 1 know Judgo
Williams had no intention of doing vou
any wrong, for ho is n gentleman of 'un
impeachable integrity, nnd hns n kind
heart, nnd would not, undor any circum
stances, knowingly wrong any one, high or
low, rich or poor.
Alter 1 received your letter of October
10th, 1 wrote to you that tho caso in re
lation to tho unfortunnto killing of Col.
Orosvcnor should bo full v. thorouchlv.
nnd impnrtinlly presented to tho urnml
jury, and that 1 would prosecute to the bed
ot my ability nny nnd nil persons who
mlgnt no indicted. 1 nlso suggested to
you that I did not think 1 had any right
to ndviso tho grand jury upon thu ellect
of tho cvldenco in any ensc. 1 nm still of
that opinion, nnd mil fully sustnined by
tho laws, in a quotation hereafter given.
That letter you did not see fit to communi
cato to tho gcncrnl nsscmbly in your mes
sage, although you furnished your Hrst let
tor to mo. Tho suppression of mv letter
might crcato tho impression in tho minds
of persons who nro ignotnnt of tho farts
turn u wns tuodesiro or tho olllcers of tho
lnw hero to suppress n full invcstieiilion
of tho c.vc. Tho grand iurv wns comnoscd
of the best citizens of this coiintv men
who nro tho peers of nny in this state
nnd they gnvu tlio caso n rnrcful, candid
nnd full investigation, nnd found no bill
ngainst nny of tho parlies accused. For
their action I nm not rcponslble ; nnd if
ino result uoes not pioaso you, 1 know of
no wny to remedy it.
1 lio lonvn to rofur you (upon the quos
tlcn of tho duty of n state's ntlorne v in n
grand jury room) to vol. 1, section 11)5, of
Iiarton'o :m:n.i iUWi .,1, ,.illn!
nm u is inii uuiyjuuring lliudiscusMoii
of tho quc-tion to remnln pcrfg.'tly silent,
unless his advicu or opinion in n matter of
lnw is requested. Tho lenst nttempt to in
lluenco tho grand jury in their decision up
on tlio ellect of tho evidence, is nn unjusti
llablo interference, and no fair and honor
nblo olllcor will over bo guiltyof it. It is
very common, however, lor semo ono of
tho grand jury to request tho opinion of
uiu iiioiiu prosecutor us to mo proprjotv
of llnding a bill. Hut it is his dutv to de
cline giving it, or oven nn intimation on
tho subject, but in nil cases to leave tho
grand jury to decide imlcpendentlv for
I bono you will not withhold this letter
from tlio public. Kuspoetfiilly yours,
Ciiaki.k-,11. IfKKii, State's Attorney.
SlTATKUl IlLINOI, KXICL-mr IlCl-IRTUtNT )
SpHiNnnitt,, December &I, 17I. ' J
('linrlot II, Itffcil,
Dkak Sin: Your letter of December
JOth is beforo mo. You inform mo that
"tho morning papers of hut Saturday
contained somo of tho corrospondeiico
which has passed between you nnd mo m
relation to tho unfortunnto killing of tho
into Colonel Cirovcnor.'' and tlint nm o.i
correspondence camo from Springlleld, 1
suppose you furnish it."
i'ho papers to which you refer wcro fur
nished by my direction to the reporters of
tlio Tribune and Times; but thoy do not re
fer to what you so gently call the unfortu
nate killing of Colonel Cirovcnor, but to n
question of veracity, to which you and
Judgo Willlauisntothoonly parties. You
say In tho lettor boforo mo that ' on tho
next day nftur 1 received it (my letter of
tho 20th), I wroto and mailed you a reply
explaining tho whole mutter."
1 received no such letter; nnd upon
inquiry of Gun. Harlan nnd other nl.m
my ofllco, ho nnd they informed mo that
nouo such nau been scon here. Vou in
form mu now that you stnted in your last
letter that you did not hear tlint nnrt .,f
tho charge of which I complain, nnd that
when you rend tho chnnro in tlm
you saw that tho.Judgo must havo inisun
derstood you, and that you "p0ko to him
i.i.oiiv hi- mu you uo not iiiiorm mo
whether you did or did not in tho Inst b.t.
tor insert, ns you do now, "that thero Is
no real or substantial dim
Judgo A illlums' chnrgo and what I (you)
told him." Your statement that tho
Judge misunderstood you, nnd an nrgu
ment coming from you to provo that ho
did not, if found in tlio same Jotter, would
leuu to uuuiy, uini nny iriond of yours
might bo excused fur "suppressing it.'
It isqulto clear to mo from your closing
paragraph, that your purpose in writing
tho letter boforu mo was to chango or
obscuro tho real ouestlon. which la .
whether you or Judgo Williams mado a
faieo statement? nnd thu mmum vnn imvn
chosen and by which you hopo to nchlovo
1V.0UU, uru iimnuniious directed
ngainst mo, and eulogies unon .Imb-n
V illinms nnd tho gmnd jury. 1 will not
press tho Issuo of voracity, as It is entirely
between yon i and Judgo Williams j but I
w II not nllow you, a state's nttornov,
whoso duly It i to know nnd enforce tlio
laws, to praise to mo a Judge who did not
do his duty, or n grand Jury, who, 1 avlng
nil tho facts boforo them, disregard tlio
laws without challenge
You know that the law whoio sworn
ministers Judgo Williams, yourself and
tho grand Jury nro. or were, deuouncus nnd
punishes thu killing of huiimu being
under such circumstances as nttended thu
dath ol Colonel Urosvunor as
e her murder or mnnslMigl.tor.
1 lm,l been n joldler, boro honor
c .,.r?um ? rocolvl1 !' tlio service of his
f I oil .,,u WIS""' "1 no crlmo or
u'nii ul wh" has read Judgo
wh. tUt mF "loubt but Its o afet
dutv ,"lu'"1 t,'") Srnnd ly M t0 their
duty and to pander to the popular demand
that tho persons gulliy f Col. Urosvcnor'a
death should Hot bo put unon trial.
1 remember now tho name of but ono
member of tho grand jury-nnd thoy nro
tin flnlllil na vntl ... -
... ....., , rcKpectnnio men.
They heard such cvldenco touching tlio
death of Col. Orosvetior ns Wn. ii,i i?r.,r
them ; wlmt that evidence proved I do not
know, nnd nm not prepared, for that reas
on, to express nn opinion upon tho correct
ness oi muir mini conclusions ; hut I
think I pny them ncomplimonl when 1 ex
press my oolicr that thoy will hereafter bo
iisliameil Hint thoy so far forgot their duly
as to thank persons for disregarding null
subverting tho laws tlio Jury woro sworn
I do not censuro thoso who bellovo the
military forces rendered valuablo services
in Chicago, for being grateful to General
Shcridnn ; but feelings of gratitude do not
dispenso with tlio obligations impos
ed by tho oaths of public olllcurs und gmnd
Itirfnu tf Atifjrirt ttn 1nii nml tii11tii (no
tlco will long suffer from tlio sad mistnko of
Thero nro other points well inndo in
your letter. Amongst them Is your nrgu
mcnt nnd authorities cited to provo that
you havo no rigiit to obtrude your legal
opinions unon a erand Iurv. As I never
ndviscd vou to do so, thero Is ro need ol
proof that such n course would bo impro
cr: nnd Judgo Wl'.linms' ndvlco to tho
grnnd jury upon that point, liko much else
in ills chargo, wns as usoicss ns unbecom
ing. As you will sco, 1 havo said much in
this letter liiatougnt not to navo ocon pub
lished until nfter you had an opportunity
of scelni' it. I thorcforo suggest that. If
you think it proper, you iiimlsh both
your loiter nnd initio to tho newspapers.
Jicspcctrmiy, j otis Ji. 'ai..meii.
j:tH'i:im;s A5fo ,iv (iOOUN.
NOTIONS, HOOTS AND SHOES,
HATS AND CAl'S, J'.TC,
iUs jut rrrclvril a lirnry utrwk ot Hoots nnd
Miotn, Hosiery and .Notion.-,
FOR SALE FOlt CASH VEKY CHEAP
tlo lo 1i hne slock of Family (irccenci ol
CMINEH SI.XTH-ST. AND COMMEK
STETTAUJ-:ilS & WINKMAN,
mroatr.r.s and jobbeis or
K 0 T I 0 K S ,
I'Jl! Jllclilirnn ATi niir. IU-i-.tcoii .Mnib
Nun nml loiirtir,
.fJAIM. L. THOMAS,
h now fref .noil to roninil pmtnjlly tjnllde
mands fjr nix ceivlctt'.
SHOI'-Con. Stii-st. AND CollStr.KCAf.-AV
III 1'rrry IIoipp,
GENERA I: AGENTS
FOllWAHDINO ami COMMISSION
i i:itcu A.T s
DEALERS IN FLOUR;
And A cnts of
Ulilo Itivcr nml HiiiihuIiii
70 Ohio Levee,
J. GEO. STEIN HO USE,
Cor. Klli-Ht. nml 'oiuiiiercinl-nv.
ut)tilon Towcln nnil
cro-I.mlicH' nml clillilren'H linlr rut nii'l Hlinm
(iooimI, iillliur ut tlm nliop or nt lliuir uhii Imiiiioh.
irfionlli'iiion'w vililnlirrn Hjul h Ir iljcil In a
nrtlcK'iiri iiiht, HuliKlnnllnli )jiirniit-l.
STOOK 1 1 0 L J) l-JHS' M U HT h(i .
KlIltT NtlHINAL lUNK 0-f)IRO, 1
lliicclllliir IM, 1171, J
'i'lio minimi iiii'ctlnK ol tlm ktofikhuMcr ofllun
Imnk for tlin t'loctlon of Dlri'clom Inr tlio en
Hiiu,yinr, will l.o JilI I nt 1 1 -t IuiiIiIhk hniixe In
Cairn, on tho Hiicoinl 'J'iit-,lay of J.niimry, w
bt'tHfCn thu liQurs of 1 u'elurk ii.m. nnd I o'clock
,,'n', UccliTtd. t,'N'ul,W,C8liivr.
Cliiirlernt Mnrrli 31, 1SGD.
CITY NATIONAL HANK, CAIRO
A. Il.S.VKKOIlI), l-remlcnt;
K. H. TAYI.OIt, Vici-l'rplUi'nt i
llVdl.Ul', tivcrctary hihI Trensurtr.)
P. W. IlABCtAr, dun. fiAtioiirn,
V. 31. bTOCKrlLTH, I'Al'Lti.bClll'll,
It. M. Cl'M.1GI!AM, W. 1'. IIalliuav,
J. 21. riilLllrs,
DflxititN of nny Ainniiiil Itcrrltnl Iroiil
irn t viiIk I liitarils.
JNTKIinST paid on ilriionlln nt the ralo ol mi
jl. I'lirtcuu ;ht nnniim, .iinrcn mann ci'l'icin
tii-r IM. Intcrot not withdrawn I. rjhli-,1 linmn
iliatply to tlm ,mirial of llio ilciolt, thereby
r'' wtit'w.uj UII..-I t.ni.
SIAURIED WOJIK.V AND CII1LDUE.V SIAT
to that o o.sr. rtir can uba it.
Own CVITV lUlni' ilnv frnni 9 .tn. In .1 n.m.
an;l Hntiinlny ycninj: lor HA VIM! UWUsnd
omy, irnin u m e o clocK.
"UJOtr v. Jlr.Si.01', Trcamircr.
THE CITY NATIONAL
W. 1'. IIAU.IDAY, I'rcilJent
A. II. HAFI'OHI), Canhleri
SVAI.TKR HYSI.UI', AHllnt CaHliif r,
Staath Tavlob, KOBriiT If. C'i-nninoiiah,
?!TTi)vii;T,:' w. I-, iiai.iii.av,
Olo. II. WiLLUueo.v, Btbpiii n iliuu
A. U. Htirouu.
KxcIiniiKO, Cola ami In 1 1 oil ISIuIch
; Ilond Ilought nuil Holil.
DRPOSIT3 recolvod, and a Kcncrnl hanlilnR
FIRST NATIONAL BANK
DA MI'. I. JIUP.P, President;
ItOHWtT W. SIII.I.KH, Vlco-Prcsldenl i
O. N. HUUHKS, Cashier. '
COLLECTION I'KOMl'TLY MADE,
JXCIIANOR, coin, bank noliis and Unilod
U Hlutca uocuritivu bouuhl nud sold.
lulcrcit AUohciI ou Xluio Ucposltn.
HUM. I'.STATIJ AO KJIT,
0. WINSTON & CO.,
IEAL ESTATE AGENT
71 (HKCONU FLOOIl) OHIO LKVKK,
JiUV AND SKf.I, ItEAl. JiHTATK,
FURNISH AI1STRAOTS OF TITLE
A I prnfiiro Contf rno of Kimli.
IKIOTS AMI NIIOIM.
HOOT ANIJ SHOE MAKER,
llclwccn Waililnaton Tcnuu (in.l 1'oUr Hlrrcl
Iloold nml HIiocpi Mail (o Ordrr.
Kino Wprkinmi Iiij.lnyml.
CITY HUOK STORK
HOOP SKIRT FACTORY
MIT. A1BKCT FOB
JIOOTS AND SHOES
Coiiuncrrlnl Atciiiif, Corner of EJglitb
I'AIITICULAII ATTENTION PA 10 TO ALL OR
DEns ron iiooi'skihts and noM.
THE TIUU.MPII INSURANCE CO.
ct .. ..ty,iy oo
Kohelta all kindaof rlakn.
OCI27U Ag'nl, Cairo, I..
COAL! COAL I COAL!
DU QUOIN AND .MOUNT CARBON
Cointiicrcial-av., Foot of Klevcntli-ist.
All (joil carefully vtelKlieJ at tho yard on Fair
PULL SVEIOIIT WAllRANTED.
Coil ilelitered on thu uliorlent notice In any
part ol llio ci.y, cither by the half ton, ton or car
I.caro order at the odlce on Commercial-ar. t
he foot of KlPTeoth itre et. norlCd.Cm,
II. T. GEIlOULUj
STEAM" AND GAS FITTER
flan Filter's ;and Mumber'a materia), VTo4
iniinpn, kIoI and untie ralrta, atop
cocks, cluck vahcs,elc.
auo aqkmt roa
TiiIIh Ilrolhcri I'utcnt ry On Meter
And Jlorehotie, Well A Co'm Automatic Watet
Indicator and tiupply Valve for ateam boilen.
WINTEIt'8 11LOCK, COMSIERCIAL-AVZNUl
PAKKEIt tc BLAKE,
WALL PAPER, PAINTS,
rutty, Ilcntlnc, Gaaollue,
And tho celebrated illuminating
uuoa.s' uuii.Di.Na, con. 11th-st. & coif-
II. LEVY lc CO.,
HIDES AND FURS,
wool., ri:ATm:it. r.Tt!.t
P.L. IIUYETT, Si SON,
Importers, Mnnufiwturers nnd Jobbers of
IIi'iins mill Ucrnimi Hllvcr
BAND INSTH UMENTS,
No, 25 8, Tuikd Strbet,