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TIMK TAI1LK OF THE ILLINOIS CENTRA!. . R
fin and after Aundev. Ha- Klh. U71. the Mle-
n time-table mil govern t!ic arrival aoJ depart'
r of piFM oxr trains t Cairo i
topart-Vrt train, dally - , ff,JJ3'
, u.n ....i. - S:W.t1.
m 1 1 ... ... n.l , wait ...-
f. ...... .I.J. .iri,l Kifflll SiSOtl.m,
v. ..v: mn-ijio m. i,ou,.. no
bans e'eare from CalN l Chicgo. Kleeinl
riwftf Room steer1"; c" on nlM """'
hkf."ll Impcirlint points.
CAIRO AND MOUND WTY
Will make iftrce, trips dally.
i itiviae eino
I LttVIXQ MOtXDriTT
..a.m. I At SutO .- A.m.
.a.m. At l:3t cm,
.p.m. At 0 p.m.
Far tub ay, cents 5 10 tie kets lor II 6".
Will laa(, when hailed, t any Rood Intermedial
aadiDflerpaasengeraor freight, noviltf,
SVAK8VILLE AND OAIKO,
OU3 F0WLF.U..........- .Mtler
Will leave Cairo for Evansrllle everr Sunday and
ThurT evening. t 6 o'cloct. p.m. Kor
freixnt or pas aaie, apply on board or in
JanHf JA. HIGQg. Agt
CAIRU AND PADUCA H
MAIL II OAT.
The splendid .teamer
Joe I on lrr, Jlanlpr.
Curs MiiWys excepted) at 4
K,r tren'itor pt t apo'i onboardor
J.VS. llUJtJf. AR't.
Cniii'crltii'l Illver Packet)
The tplcndid tteamtr
TOM IIAKMAN.. Maiter AI.CX. H Attn ClcrU
Will leave Cilrn erer Tnuroday at 5 o'clock p.m.
forClikv lie, and SliTllle. Kor freicht or
jis"ee, kii Iv no ooaM or to
JaaStr JAS HIOOH, Ag't.
KAjJUVILLE, CliAllKSVILLK AND
OWES DAVIS...Maiter Cler.k
W ill leave Cairo every Satur-'ay at a ..'clock p.tn
ror anliville, tl.irkvilleeud all way polnt. Kor
ireiKiu or pnriige tpiilv on tmard r to
J3lf. JAS. IIIGGS, Ag't.
ASUVILLE, CLAKICSVILLE AND
The ijood ateamer
WI LET 8I.MM9. Mii.lcr ..Clerk
iu leave uairo ev -ry Monday at no vlocl:, p.m.
for Naalivlllc, and all way porta
Fcr freight or
janager, Hlilur UII uunru r 10
Jn tf JAS.
m.MiuitA.vr th hi:ts.
FOR SALE, 1 Tor Sale t FOR SALE,
( Per Hale 1
FOR SALE. ) Kor Halo FOR SALE
.Faro from LivKni-noi,
Faro from Lo.viic.viiKUiiv
Furu from Glasoow,
tFnro from Qukk.vstown
TO CAIRO, :::::::: $ J 8-
Satlord, Jlorrn A Ct
Liverpool .en.roik ahd I'hlladilphlv
a ro-itaCT wirn vsnco n.Tn"iN" inii
Knr Carrying ttin Mallv.
FOll PASSiVOK TIC'KKTS
oa riaiiica isroamvios,
APPLY TO JOHN O. DALE, Aot..
U Ilrondwuy, New. York, or to
II. II on lit,
Washington Aenue, Cairo. mm, 51
The Illinola Central ltnl Hoi I Compuiy now
otlerfpraalethelollowiiitfdc.crilieil 0 1 1n tiri
Addlliontothe City of Cairo, vli 1
' H " SJ, " -J7 .. g 1
" (i hi, .. 31 .. ,f'
3 .. ai
For tenni.ete. appljr io JAMHS JOIINO.V.
WILLIAM H. SMITH, M.II
U,DKSrJ!o' 21 ''"ftrteenih t.eet. be.
u,u,i i7 )) "hWn"'nue an I WltViVe, t
oiun- OHiiiii.rmnUn.mi,., p lm Mml
U. W. DUNNING, M. I)
'.'."'-"""-r.V'nlhand W.lmit .1..
mi -Mil 1 4iniMi .n 1 .n.. 1...
a.m. n U m , nd a p.tn
n E"IlKNCK Corner N..... . .'. '
AX Vihlrgi Hunue. iieH-couinti"-''1 ,:n;1
new over th- iioinHi iw.: '" (If.
lllUtf. 11 1
a rn. ami 2 10 u 111.
Alii KN, MULKKV k WIIKKLBU
William J.Allen. 1
John JI.Mulkey. V
OPriCE-Over Flr.t National Hank, Ohio Levee.
GREEN & GILBERT,
COUNSELORS AT LAAV
wiinam it. ten.
J c'Aln"' IhhlNOH.
William U Gilbert,
lilea r. Gilbert,
BtSt?ft,.7"e.nJ,0n K""" ' A'.Uy ami
ornci eino lkvkk, rooms 7 and 8 ovkk
1I NATIONAL HANK.
ST. CHARLES HOTEL,
r. u. bcaj-uiwi Proprietor
" . 1 Caijio, Illinois.
Ao Only Fjrtf'Chm Jfutite in the City
" Bicae conveyed to
r.i frpta tha Depot
trtuiry 3, 1ST I.
The Selett Council of fool approves nl the
Cairo Clno and hit In In unbounded ;wlidorn
resolved to nlet.rnt.' tlio fiflh ma.qtierade thl
seon, willed will, n It eter hi done, entlre.y
nd completly eelipee any, nn! vterytlilnir here
tofore or hereafter t bi attempted. The most
conspicuous fool In the community, among
whom, inf iler realer, you mi loubte.lly are
Slaved, will lie invited In demoo'lrate lint your
presence will he Hilly appreciated. No tickets
will b old nt the door and llime wnlih it ticket
can obtain thorn of any member of the Cis'.no.
CAUL !.. TllfM4!,
t'ommlllee of ArranKemeiit o't'Jlro Ciilno.
ATTKNTION bill KXIflilT.i'
A A reKulr coneU
jL JK lid I at the Ay
iMitur ay) eveni
rconeUvecl Cairo command.
Knli'liU ienipur will lie
A-vhlln in Cjho on lln
cVrninK. Jna. 2"tli, UT'i, nt
r 1.2 o'clock. . . , .
Sojourning Hlr Knlitlil" are eoiirieoIy invited
o attend. JA.S IIKAUDKN, Ito-order.
lubllNhrl every inoriilnir, Jfomlnj- e.x
TO MY FRIENDS.
If you wish to see n tninplc of gool
workrannshlp, go to too Dill Scott's four
nnd alialfbynino carom billiard tabic,
jint cul down by F. Knnttncr or Chicago.
It is the finest tabic in Cairo. "NVhilo you
aru ihcrc vott can also see tlio finct saloon
in the Weil, kept for the entertainment of
colored uuets. Go and sec Hill, for he is
to bo our next citv marshal. tf.
P. M. Lyons, correspondent of -tho
Western Celt, of St. Loul, a journnl de
voted to tlio Interest of tho Irish race in
America, is in this city, for tho purposo of
extending tho circulation of that paper.
A Gorman school meeting will bo held
nt tho school houso on 14th street, on
Monday ovening, the 23d Instant, at 5
o'clock. All members aro requested to bo
F. KonsHKVKii, Secy.
Tho train of the Illinois Central rail
road duo hero nt four o'clock yesterday af
ternoon, did not arrivo until 7 In tho eve
ning. AVo nro informed that It ran off tho
track near Athens, nnd was detained by
ttinl tnWinp. No harm was done, fortu
nately. Orcnt inducements to any one wish
ing to buy a llrst-class piano or organ.
K. iV: W. Under ulloi their entlrii etocK in
tii" pnno and organ Kno nt tho actual
cost of tho instrument'. They aro desir
ous of closing out tho stock so that they
may uso tho room for Jewelry manufactur
Tlio loveri of a froo lunch or rather,
who does nut i-njoy one, when ho is not
compelled to fork over the spondulicks
tor his refreshment? Louis Nnssana, cor
ner of Eighteenth streot and Commorcial
avenue, given that same to-night and ex
pects to seo all his friends on tho occasion.
At thoeainu tlmo thoro will bo rallied a llr.o
gold watch, good enough for any ono lo
carry. AH who want tlio watch and
lunch, or either, can bo accommodated by
Louis to tholr hearts' content.
AVo havo no hoitatlon in recommend
ing AVilliam Killer, boot and shoo maker
as worthy of most liberal patronage. Wo
know whereof wo speak when we sa i.u
work U done in a mnitnrlv manner at tlio
lowest price. Ho 11.es n-jthing but tho
best off lock, nnd ho cannot bo excelled in
the delicate tak of making an exael 11',
f!lvo him a call at his shop on Twentieth
street, between Washington n venue nnd
Poplar street, nearly opposite tho court
house, nnd wo will giiaranteo satisfaction
How gaily tho hour flow l ist night,
how quickly tho tlmo wont as tlio Turps!
choreans anil their lovely gueits danced
tliem away at tho St. Charles ! It was tho
last assembly, but one, of tho season and
all looked back on the dollg'itful evening
which thoy had enjoyed together, as thu
brightest and happiest of their lives. Tim
sound of inuslo and tho graceful awcep of
tho dance, contl.iued into the sirull bourn,
made every one regrut that but 0110 more
re-union was before thorn. It was the
plcamintest hop of the winter.
AVo said yuaterdiiy that Mat Hums
1a1l liifiirincd us tlmt Im bml i,iir,.l,..,.i
thrt i,ts on Commercial avenue and hud
Hd Um cu,i, fr t,em. Our information
In wa). . A 1IU1 tu(, u, tllt hy
had seen noul(!r mun W,(J ,mJ M.
him of the purely. T n(oriml,OIl
U rather round about , W wcdoknow
ilat is making money an4,. 1
'i.fioii i,nv -i"i, .1 : becomo n
t,ooa boy i ho first p.ivin,,, , .
wo ahn know, was mado on tlioso U J
If nnvi.,i,. . .... .. . and
""im 10 uiiy tiieui 0
DiacK pines bcioro white I Another
in . , . .
triumpii lor "George, tho liurbcr"!
Georgo Reonlng has given his black nssbt
ant "a ticket of leave" nnd put in his
place a barber from Chicago, who in point
of skill and experience ha.no superior in
tho country. With this help, and floor
go's personal prceon, echo expetts to make
his ehup tho giai.d center of nltractlon
with all who want ehaving, hair-ciitting,
hair-dressing, hair or whWkcr dyeing per
formed in the highest ntylu of tho art.
Coino on then, and a single trial will cutis
fy you that nowhoro olso in the citv cnn
you be served more promptly or satis foe.
torlly. Shop, corner of 17th and Cotntnei.
Tbo spring meeting of tho Cairo Jock.
cy club, commences earlier than usual this
o72, Although tbo prospectus thereof Is
lt yet out or tho purse declared, or
THE CAIRO DAILY
Indeed, lif 'O lno propriolcrs and mention
decided " tho arrntuemcnt for tlio scn
on, m-vcrlhtlcss the a jwrt Is about to open.
To-morrow, nt ll o'clock, A.M. Kiniicr
son and Reoj-jilo enter their steed?, for
contention nt tha Tlnrty-sccund streot
courfe', mud or no mud. AVo arc not In
formed as to the colors of tlio contestants
or of tl.o iulitlcs of their nags, oven
whether they can run or nut but one
thing i certain the raco is to c.itno oir nt
the pliicu mill tinio mentioned. All that
want to ha splashed, rati ho on hand at
A sociable nt the l'resbytcrlan church
on Thursday evening, is said to have been
one of tlio moatcnjoyjbloatr.itri in tin his
tory of that denomination. Tlicro wcro
many present out of curiosity and for the
pttrposo of biilncs, nnd of tho ontlro
number none went away without having
experienced cntiro satisfaction. As it vn
In ord'-r f ir the nnmtr.l election of trus
tees nnd tli" renting of pows, considerable
anxiety was occasioned that nil should bo
satisfied and nil wore. Tho pows
brought tho sum of $1,700, utthongh nil
wi'r nut sold j It Is thought that when
all aro disposed of.nt least $2,303 will bo
realized. -Messrs. AV. Ilyslop, D. Hurd,
It. II. Cunningham, J. It. Reed, D. Vt.
Munn, John VVood nnd J. M. Lansden
were elected trustees.
Tho following nro tho arrivals at tho
Dclmonlco hotel, Wm, Winter proprietor,
ending 0 o'clock p nt., Jan. 10th 187'2 : J
II Ileitis, Memphis; J S Harris, Ullinj
Capt.T AV Sugar, Str. Iluntsvlllc ; Austin
Shirk. .Metropolis : J E Lay, T J l'er-
klns, St. Louli; Thomas S Walton, Han
uat; .1 Judklns, Clinton; R Rea, Cincin
nati; A G Warner, Englwood ! A A ash
G 1J Allen, Mt. Sturllng; G liabbclt,
V Hubboll, Cincinnati; J M Fnttcm
river; G W Kendle, Charleston , G "W
Garrett, Katisns City ; James Clark; IIS
Walbridge, l'ulaki; S S Mnncurn
Ashley; J AV Phillips, .Moscow ; Jnmes
T Cull', .Metropolis; dipt. Sam Orr, City
Cola .Massawiier; Col. Ferrell ; Thomas
Dyer, New Madrid; J C Lipeomb; II 0
Carter, Mound City; P N Smith; J II
Houston, Jackson; Thus. AVood, Metrop
Grand Tower pos'esscs Lotharios ni
well in other places of renown, while
Cairo contains its Imogcncs nnd its Clau
(lias, its Lizzies, and Catrinas, ready to
assume tlio roles that the tempter, love,
may nssign to them, Not often do thoy
havo to watt for tho smiling cherub to
pair them off their fates are always hov
ering about them, like winged splrltes
ready to beckon them towards each other.
as igntt fntui do sometime! approach
through tho darkened night, and mingl
tholr deceitful lights into n large blaze
Lulro must not imugino that all tho gal
lantry within 11 radius of Uftv miles, is
centered hero or love nnd his attendant
train of gallants and llirts have no fixed
habitation, no settled abiding place. Ho
calls jus loilowor irom hither nnd yon
nnd laughingly nims his bow when tho
victim least expects to bo tho target. Ho
summoned ono of Ids train from renowned
Grninl Tower, nl' which we Imvo spoken,
and as ho turned aimed an arrow at Cairo,
which sped to its nnrk, and tho work
was accomplished. Tlio twain met and
lo! thoy loved.
ThoKltneo of her eye wim briuh
Tho xte-im "f "la t5l I w lult!litr ;
The Hint u i n liMiiliful eiht,
Tiiii Mcund be.m iful fuhier.
Lothario and Lizzie nro not tlio lint of
Cupid's victim', nor alas ! arc thoy tho first
who have been "mated, not paired?'
Hut why should wo linger ? Even now
tho tulo has buzzed nbroad, how that lithe,
graceful and pretty she, met her Into in
mm Irom (i. T. and "loved liim not
wisoly, but too well ; '' how that ho from
G. 1 . already wedded, forsook tlio other
half of himelf, Ids homo and till, and
went away with Lizzio of tlio dark eyes.
"Silently, liko Arabs, they folded their
telit, ' and sought somo other oasis whero
to dwell, until the lionev moon shall too
them awaken from their mistaken dream
of b)is. And Cupid, tlio cherub, is Inugh,
ingly bonding Ids bow for nnother shot
.May Ids aim bo directed more fittingly
tho next time.
WINES AND LIQUORS.
Put. Fitzgerald, of the Sample Rooms,
has ivoilvcd tho appointment of agent for
thu sale of tho Hammondsport, N. Y.,
IJibanua Wine Company's wines in tills
city. If tho bottle witli which wo were
yiMerdny presented is a sample of tlio
quality of these winos, then wo nro pre
pared to my that thoy aro among tho best
wo havo over tasted. Ho has Just
received a largo consignment, which ho is
prepared to sell at tho lowest flgurere.
He lias also on hand a largo and complete
stock of the various brands of Irish,
Scotch and Ainoiienn whiskies, nnd wines
of every variety JanltMti.
It is truo Hint Hlankenburg's Excol-
slor saloon is now nn.i ot tho institution
or the city. All drinkers who liko really
excellent liquors whUkiee, wines, beer,
etc. go to tho Excelsior iloon, which Is
fitted up in splendid htylo. Hlunkcnburg
who knows how to keep a saloon, spreads
a fine free lunch every morning and eve.
ning, and, as ho forcibly expresses it,
'Sweetens tlio lunch with music." Ho
has employed tho Ven ice of n flrst-ratu
pianist, who makes tho grand piano
which stands in ono end of tlio saloon
ypeuk out in musical .tones. Everybody
invited. Tho best ordor i maintained
improper characters suppressed
w'th nfuxnui chonpness and tlUpatch. Ev
r way k.ioMimUl0 Uxcolslor saloon
loto P. G.Sehul,'
NlUon, Roquet, K,s. Roquet
Chlnecse Jloquel Perfumery.
H. Levy ,t Co., at No. u:j Ohio leveo,
havo on hand and for mlo In quantities to
nil .......I. ..... 1
,.ii.-uiwors, 0110 inousaiiu pounds of
thers. Thoy will bo sold nf prices
b- reach of the poorest, ftilt
nt reasonable rate, dec 12-tf I
THE MUNICIPAL MUSS
WHO'S WHO AVI) SO I'OHTII.
Tho Sun hns at last said it Is In favor
of n citizen's ticket. Rut It don't mat
ter. Mockler thanks ti, nnd propoe. to
bet $100 that ho can solvo a problem
in Euclid quicker than ho can swallow u
potato. And, nlso do yon mind? that
tf will bo tho next mavor of the mtinlcl-
llity. Is tho Sim for Moeklor?
he Suit puffs Haln Tavlor, who de
serves all that has been tnid in his praise,
There will not be, ns a matter of course,
any opposition to Rain's re-election In tho
pending contest. Ho Is tho best treasurer
Cairo lias had for nianv years. Tho work
of the office Is Just in his lino.
Our neighbor of tho levee savs, that
no ono except The Hui.I.ktin has express"
any oiipoltion to tho re-election of
Mayor Lansden. The Kulletin has not
taken this position. Roforc we tuggested
another cnndldato wo expressly said that
.Mayor iuns4cn had concluded to not
be n candidate for re-election. .Mnvor
ittnsdeii suits us excecdlnclv well.
Tho Sim sayss "Among the alder
men and city conticUmcn wo expect to seo
Messrs. Cunningham, Halllday, Taylor,
Strntton, Hurd, AVood, AV alder, "Winter,
and others re-elected I" Only two of tho
men nbsve-mcntioned co out of the coun
cil this year. Tlio Sun knows as much
about city matters ns a well-fed norkcr
docs of tho glories of heaven
' Ono year ngo the Rvllctis was non
committal on this 8ubjecl,lho municipal
olection, nor did ho tnko a position until
we declared in favor of n citizen's tlckot, '
ays tho .S'mi. Lord help us and save us
from tho .Viin, which in tho matter of
transcendent impudenco can put to tho
blush John Hyhind's goats I AVhy If wo
were to wait for tho Sun to load in any
thing we should like tho crab go back-
"This year," says tho Sun, "tlio Hul,
i.etin enters tho lists, nrmcd cap-a-pie,
nnd nt onco demands a chango in tho nd
ministration tho election of a now man
ns mayor." AVo havo mado no such do.
mand. AVo havo only discussed available
candidates, and suggested proper men for
the position of mayor, in this way seeking
to direct public nttention to tho best men.
The person who "runs" the Sun man is ns
dull ns h ca knifo and as stupid as Hill
11USINESS IS liUSINESS-
11. lew a co. n piuce list the hiohest
Tho firm of II. Levy & Co, 03 Ohio
lovce, dealers in furs, of all description
hides, tnllow.feathers, wool, etc., nro build
ing up a trado and earning for themsol
ves a nusiness reputation second lo no
house in tho city. In their dealings with
their customers, thoy aro honorablo nnd
upright, representing only facts. For
articles in their lino thoy pay tho highest
cash price. Helow will be found a list of
the articles in which they deal, togother
with tho ruling price In this mnrket
Mtnk nn u, j
Raccoon 10 to
Musk rats 01
Wild cat 10 to
Otter t 00 1 1
Renvor fio to
Hear skins i 00 lo
11 1 n KS PER rot' ND.
Deer skins 20 to
Reef hide, dry Hint 17 to
" " green salt 0 to
Calf hides VI to
other articles per VOt'.VD.
Feathois GO to
Wool 0.5 to
liccswnx U5 to
Tho above quotations nro subject to cor
At a meeting of tho fire department!
hold at tho council chamber, Friday even
ing, January 10, 1872, Col. John AVood
was elected chairman, and W. F. Pitcher'
On motion, a committee of 11 vo was ap
pointed to draft tooltitions nnd by-laws
for tho government of tho Cairo llro de
partment. II. AVinter, J. S. EearUen, S.
S.J Taylor, O. N. Hughs and J. II. Oborly,
wero elected said committee.
On motion of II. AVinter, tho meeting
was adjourned to .Monday evening, Jan
uary '-"Jib, at call of Secretary.
AV. F. Pitch Kit, Sec'y.
Illinois Central Railroad Co.)
Audit's Olllcc, Ciilro, Jan. 15, is;.'.
I will sell at public auction at tho stono
depot, in tlio city of Cairo, on Saturday,
tho l!7th of January, tho following prop-
orty to pny charges, viz : 5 boxes boddlng,
lounge, 1 bureau, i pieces carpet, 2 cup
boards, -1 tables, 3 doz. chair, 7 stands
2 trunks, 11 bedsteads, mattresses, and
quite an amount of kitchen furniture,
Snlu positivo to conunencu nt 10 a.m.
JA.MES JOHNSON. Agent.
The Finest Selection of
Musk, Itoso, Cologne, Rondelia, and Cash,
men Roquet Soaps
At P. G. Schuh's.
v ncro aro you going ? To tho place
number GJ, unio lovce, whoro thoy keep
1110 best iresii oyttors, iisli and game, n:i.l
tho flnost wines, liquors and cigars to be
found in tho city. Opon nt all hours, dsy
or night. J. K. Park
Thirty contsa wook will secure a pol
Icy for ono thousand dollars In tho Life
Association of America. A good Invest
mcnt for a young man. For particulars
apply to Carl L. Thomas, special agent,
Notice. Tho best cnterlaliimont (n
"'o city 1, at tho St. Nicholas hoto), saloon
nntl restaurant. Tho, best music that can
bo had violin and piano. Good lunch
ovory morning and night. All of the
r ol. ' 1 C's""' "nU tUo 10,1 Kt'
S u S. '
Harry AVai.k n imei
IIUOSl brands uf elimr. nml tlm liof Kl
't "". v. .
JANUARY 20, 1872.
A good table-waiter,' active nnd willine.
Also n chamber-maid, nt tho St. Charles
hotel, Cairo. Apply immediately.
To night nt the Dclmonlco hotel m
Ohio lovio nt lOo'olcck, a grand ojtier
soup, possum and sweet potato lunch, to
which everybody is Invited free. After
which n ralllo for n watch nnd chilli valued
Tnesf nar Kvimmi, Jnnmry is, n:2.
AVc noto a tolerably actlvo market
during tho week, 'i ho weather has been
mild nnd pleasant favoring tho transac
tion of business. There is a good stngo of
wator to nil points below, whlio tho rates
of freight aro very much in favor of ship
pers from this port. AVo deem this 11
good opportunity for enlarging on tho
fact, which the past season hns demonstra
ted beyond controversy, Hint Cairo Is tho
bend of navigation on tho Mississippi
river. St. Louis -nnd Cincinnati wcro both
cut off from river travel during last sum
mer by low water and this winter bv Ice.
The order trado of tho greater portion of
tno aoutii is controlled .v ibU
mark it, maMne; R nn ndvantngeous
one to shippers. Prices of Gmln .mil
Hay nro nlways good, bth for buyers
and sellers. These staples huvo 'sold
higher hero than at nny other point tot
tho southern market. It will thus be
seen that our mnruet of
fers to shipper. very high in
ducements, which conidcratiou of tnclr
own interest should cause them not to
AVhat wo want and need is railrond
communication from the north, in order
to remove 0110 of tho greatest disadvan
tages our merchant, at times, havo lo
contest with lack of supplies. AVo sco
however, in tho near futuro
signs that our market will not much lon -
ger bo crippled from this cause. AVork
on the Cairo A St. Louis railroad is pro
gressing satKnctorily, and wo consider
tho prospect encouraging, that next
summer will sco tho road in full oporntlon.
Notwithstanding tho prophecies of tlo
croakers, wo regard tho A'lnccnncs road
also a certainty. Tho completion of those
roads will remove every disadvantage
which our dealers now labor under, and
with tho natural advantages she now en
joys, rnnko Cairo ono of the best mar
kets in tho west.
1 LOL R. Steady. Medium grades aro
in fair demand with n limited supply.
720 bbls. A'arious gril 60 tS 50
300 " " " unor
100 bbb. A'arious grades, in
lots, on orders 5
100 bbls. XX
100 bbls. X X X
AVH EAT. Prices are unchanged
RRAN. Sales were
60 ...ckn .Ship stuff. $28 00
CORN. Tho market remains essen
tially tlio same as lust reported, with few
or no changes in quotations. Sales
10 cars, in bulk, on track
8 " Yellow and Mixed, in
50 sacks Mixed, on orders....
l!2car Mixed, in nicks, del
200 sacks Yellow, at points
2 cats White, in sucks, de
100 sacks " on orders
OATS, Moderately active and
at previous quotation. Sides weio
34 cars Mixed, in sacks, del.... 45c a 'ICe
8 " " " " .... 15c
I " Mixed, in sacks, del on
1 car Choice Galena, in sucks
250 sacks Mixed del on orders... -!fic
HA A'. AVo noto a little firmer feeling
in Choice Timothy. Inferior kinds nro
unsaleable, trim-actions being confined nl
most exclusively to tho higher grades
1 car Prairie, del
1 " Mixed dol
1 " " " from store
7 cars Timothy del
1 car Choico Timothy del...
RUTTKR. Tho better
dull whilo there is no sale
tho medium nnd lower
500 lbs Choico Roll
5 " Common
l-.Gti.S. Easy. Tho market is well sup
plied to meet tho demand. Sales wero
inou doz 27ea28e
10 pkgs shippers count 27cn30o
MEAL. Plenty nnd dull. Sales were
200 bbls city mills Steam Dried ?0 00
180 " Steiim Dried, on ordors
del 2 00n3 1
650 " " del 2 85n2 00
100 " Kiln " " 2 00
POULTRY. Chickens are scarce nnd
n good demand, C6pcclnlly dressed, which
brought to-day 3 00.3 CO por doz.
20 doz. drecd Chbkons,fine.. $3 50a t 00
700 lbs., " Turkoys ItcaISc
PROVISIONS Unchanged. Sales
110,000 lbs. Dry Salt Hams, on P. T.
1,000 lbs. Clear Sldos Uacon.! 80
8 tierces Lard 8on 8Jc
PORK. Moderately nctlvo. Sales
75 bbls. Mes $13 50al!J 75
00 head live Nous, nvornio
weight, 200 ' 4 60
10 dressed Hogs, choice 0 00
POTATOES. Very litthr doii-. Sale
75 bbl. lario. Poachlllowa oir
orders ., , $3 CO
.'.0 bbls. Peach Hiow 3 00
100 bbls -2 7B
FRUIT, Tho ordor trade for apples
1 good, Choico nro vcnreit nnd nrlen.
- - ......
havo a strong upward lendoney. Sales
100 bids Choice Apples, on or
' 'lers $5 00a5 50
GAME. Is in fair requo't when tho
weather Is favorable. Hales wero
10 doz. (Juolls $1 25
20 Rabbits 1 2S
4? " " and Quails 1 00
10 Squirrels " 1 00
SUNDRIKS. I hhds. superfine N. O.
suu'ar, luej c bids N. O. molasses, 00c por
gal.: 10 boxes cheese, 10c
Altr.lVKD AND DKPAltTKD.
Hleamer. Where from. Where lo
Alice 'Memphis. , . .St. Loula
Idlowild Evansvillo. .Evnnsville
Chas.Hodmanii a Louisvillo
T. F. Eckcrt.... Columbus
N. Longworth...N. Orleans.... Louisville...
Armndilla Cin'tl Ark. River
St. Luke Memphis St. Louis
Hoe N. Orleans
M. Alice iS; Hgs N. Orleans
St. Joseph Memphis St. Louis
A. J. Raker Pittsburg N. Orleans
Osage Whltu R Louisvillo
huio Oliver N. Orleans. ...St. Louis
,. Columbus Columbus
..Leitisvsllo N. Orleans
.Louisville N. Orleans
H. S. Turner.,
, C. Girardeau
CONDITION OF THE RIVERS.
Tho river continues steady in Its decline
at this point, but It will not be any ur
priso If it should bo raising in a few dsys
for the rain and snow that fell yesterday
morning will no doubt set tho Cumber
land and Tennoseo rivers to rising, and
Uiey win rnuso the Ohio to swell.
I he Ohio aW0 us falls ns rcculnr as
can be nnd the channel n becoming to bo
troublesome. Tho water on tho falls at
Louisvillo is now so low Hint largo ideain
ors cannot ascend them. Rctween Cin
clnnati and Pittsburgh tho river is In a
bad condition, nnd every day makes it
moro so. I rom Evansvillo to hero the
channel is not very bnd a vet. Rolow
hero there is plenty of water. Tho Mis
sissippi remains in n terrible nlicht and
TTiow only navigablo for the lightest boats
and thoy have somo pretty tough times
coining out. Should the weather turn
very cold it would bo but a short tlmo
until it would bo blocked with ico ngain
llio depth of tho channel remains akjut
WEATHER AND HCHINES-.
Thursday night was about the worst on
record. A cold rain began to fall about
10 o'clock and continued until 1 a.m
when it turned to snowing and continued
until late yesterday morning putting the
levce-strcet and side walks In a most
nbominablo plight. A'estcrday tho scow
melted nnd oh Moses what a disagreeable
uay it was under foot.
MISCELLANEOUS MATT ICRS.
J ho big .lame Howard came in from
Evan-ville with considerable freight Cnpt
1 egrnm saysho refused plenty of Ireig!.
on account of the rapid decline in tho riv
er ns ho wrs nfrnid of being caught. She
found plenty of freight awaiting her when
she arrived here.
Tho Illinois hud hor innchlnory repaired
In time to rnnko her trip yesterday morn
1 ho hckert lias sought tho bank ntrnin
and Is patiently awaiting fur " somethin
to turn up.'
'I ho Aurmndilla and bargo were well
loaded for Arkansas river. She icccived
30 ton Memphis freight hurc.
Tho Susie Silver from New Orleans came
up well loaded. Cnpt. Shields expressed his
determination to try nnd get to St. Louis
There wcroquito a number of boats due
last night but they nro probably dotnincd
by the bad weather and low water.
STEAMBOAT J5UTOJ IE U,
ni- .Vniionui iiiinii iiuiMimr.
q.Speel i attention inild loonier Irom steam
ontt ninht or dav.Tfu
Tl .. I - !.. . . , . .
m- innu jum received, irom tlio man
ufacturers, a Wilcox and Gibbs sowing
machine. It Is beautifully finished anil
has tlio heminer, braider, etc., This ma
cmno, worth Mxty-llvo dollar, will bo
sold nt a bargain and may be seen nt this
ollice. - tf
1 armoi'th bloater at Jorg(nton's
Paul G. Schuh sells Rattinger's mcdi.
Russian sirdelles at Jorgotwiii's ; try
The best French anchovlc n tlio city
nl Jorgenson's. tf
Go to Dr. iMcGauloy Tor Rattinger's Fo
ver Drops. Warranted to cure tho chills
Joroenson bus tho finest supply of
Spnnisli olives In tho citv. Try them
10UND. ina; tho choicest butter Is
at Jorgcnscn's Staple and Fancy Grocery
Oysters. Louis Horbort has nlwas on
hand a fresh supply of Saddlo Rock oys.
ors. . ti
AVrioiit's no pius uura mlncol mot
propared oxprossly for family ue, nt Jor.
Paul G. Schuh's.
New French prtinos, currants and
raisins nlways on hand nt Jorgonson's
grocery store. u
imported Mnlaga grnpos at .lorgon
sons, cornor 01 1 wontlotli street and
Tho Pridoof the Campbell's
Crystal vinegar from London at
gciison's, corner of Twentieth street
For new citron, orango and lemon
peel, go to Jorgonson's cornor of Twen
tieth street nnd AYMhlngton. nvcntio. tf
AV anted, to rent a piano for n short
lime. Any person having a piano to rent
willphnso nddrcM Rullktin office, slat- ,
Ing term. Jnnl2d3t
Economy. Rv using .Mrs. AVhitcombs
syrup for children, many n doctor's bill can
bo saved, and much suffering averted.
lend tho advertisement In nnother column
(rent variety at Schtili s.
Tho font th danco of tho Cairo Terp-
sicborcanclub.wlU bo held Friday evenln,g
January 19th. The prico .of admission li
this ball will bo $1 50. Jan. 12-01
Marriaok Guide. Interesting work
numerous engravings, 221 pages. Price
60 cents. Address Dr. Uutts' Dispensary
No. 12 North Eighth Street. St. Louis
Mo. Sco Advertisement. U
Dusters and Hrushe
At Paul 'G. Schuh'f. j..
On.. Pure, AVinter Strained Sperm
oil, can be hnd nt Tober Rros. in anyquan
tity. Excellent for sewing machines, and
nil other purpoc. Jnl2dlw
For good photographs, porcelain pic
turcs, or old pictures to bo copied, call ot
Thomns, No, 121 Commorcial avenue. H'
as good workmnn, Givo him a trial.
Ssgo's Catarrh Remedy
Plorco's Golden Medical Discovery
Sleeping Rooms tor Rent. Ten
well ventilated sleeping rooms in City Na
tional Rank building. Apply to
At City Nntlonal Ilsnk.
Piano Tunino. Parties wishing their
pianos tuned will please address C.
Robbins nt posloflicc, or leave word with
his brothor. Price $3,00 or $5,00 a year, In
cluding at least two 'lining' and ordinary
repairing, strings, &c.
of all kinds nnd at nl prices
at P. G. Schuh'i.
"Pkck,'Frean, .J: Co's London biscuit
always on hand, corner Twentieth and
AVashington avenue. tf
For Sale. A cottngo on 12th streot
containing 7 rooms, cistern and out
houses complete. Apply to
AV. AV. TuoRNTOSf.
Tnv it. Mrs. AVhltcomb desires all
to try her Syrup; it is tho gtcat children's
soothing remedy, and sold at lhe,low price
of 25 cents. Jan.l8dA:10. lwk.
A'accination. Just received, a supply
genuine Kngli.ihcow virus. All who wish
to be vaccinated, call at my office from 1
to 3 o'clock In the afternoon. Office,
Sovcnth street, near AVashington avenue.
Ot. A. AValovmar, M. D.
If you desire roy checks and a rom.
plexioii fair ami free from Pimples,
Hlotehes and Eruptions, purify your blood
by taking Dr. Pierce's Golden Medical
Di'covcry. It has no equal for this pur
pose. Jnu.18dA.-w lwk.
JoROKNMiN has tlio best Katy India
preserves for salo cheap. tf
HIDES, FURS. TALLOW AND PELTS
Mesrs. Hurnctt A: Co. aro paying
prices for hides, furs, etc., as
Prime Mink $1.75 to 2.25
" Musk Rat
" AVild Cat
" Heaver Skins ,,
60c to 0c
10 to 12
10 ta SO
5.00 to COO
6.00 to 7.00
Hides, dry flint, per lb 18c to 20
" Green Salt, " " 10c
" Green, Rutchers, per lb... 7jc to SJc
Hutchcrs nnd trappers I do you remem
ber what these articles wero wortli beforo
wo came here1 They wero worth just about
one ml of what they nro now ? Sustain
tlioso who benefit you. The abovo prices
can bo depended upon.
RURNETT & CO.,
Thornton's block, Tenth street., Cairo, III.
I. & E. GREENWALD.
MMirACTl'BR or 4
Flour ond Grist Mills,
Tho "Tapper' patent Grntebw
M AOIIINERY FOR GENERAL PURPOSES,
CASSiny, WOLFE & CO.,
Produce and Groceries
WASHINGTON A.VKNUE, IIETWPEN
KIOHTII AND NINTH 0T8.,
SQy Givo them a CalllKBa
J. GEO. STEIN1IOUSE,
i'or. Nlli-sl. mill foniinerclal-nv.
"'''Clean Towels and
"Ladies' and ihlldrcn's hair cut and sham
pooed, either at tho sliop or at their own homes.
"GentleiiienVwhlakern and h Ir dyed lu
arllftfcrrntiuei-. fiMislrctlou ciisuoteed.