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TIMETABLE OF 'J'ifolio'v!"
. after Bonday, Ma ln, "", jrI,.
B iiroe-ubla l "rn the arrlva-
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uf, of rKer trains at Cairo
"".-.. MS p.m.
4 fn i.i.
v Express, daily -
Wr -ntltfl. Louis Bl'"
j.n'e'efears from Cairo to 81. Louis. No
Jne from C1'0 10 Chicago. Kler.nl
rurlef B001 lep"8 en n,Rn'
M,cheoked to all important ix)lnl.
CAIRO AND MOUND CITY
Will make three trips daily.
LIAVIKS MOtND tITT
At T.....- -m' Al :0........ a.m.
A n ......ji.in. At iwo p m.
jn ..( .......-p.rn. At 0 .p.m.
Fare each ay, no cents ; 10 tickets for $2 to.
Will lsno.whsn hailed, at any good intermediate
mdinglor passengers or freight. uoriltf.
EVANSVILLE AND CAIRO,
The flno simmer
Will leave Cairo for Evansvllle every Hundar ami
Thursday evenings, nt 6 o'cloaX, p.m. For
frelgnt or passage, apply on board or to
1 JAS.niMUM, A K't.
CAIRO AND PADUCAH
The Bplendtd steamer
Joe Fowler, MnM rr.
aes Cilro DULY, (Sundays excepted) at 4
in. rr ireizm or passage nppiyon nonr a c
JanStf JAS MALLOKY, Ag't.
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uinberlmid Hlvcr l'nckela
NASHVILLE. CLARKSV1LLE AND
The splendid steamer
TOM HAKMAN...Maslor ALEX. HARD Clerk
Will leave Ciro avcryPaturday at 6 o'clock p.m.
forClatksville, and Nashville. For freight or
pAf.ase, aply onboard or to
Jan 3 If JAS. I1I00S, Agl.
NASHVILLE, CLARK.3V1LLE AND
Tlio a'.lant steamer
OTVEN DAVI8...Master JA9.F. J0HNS0N..Clerk
Will leave Cairo everv Thursday at fi o'clock n.in.
for Nashville, Clarksvllleaud all rliy points. For
iiBiKiu or passage apply on Doara or 10
Jan3if. JAS. UIGGS, Ag't.
NASHVILLE, CLARKSVILLE AND
The sood steamer .
WH.EY SIMMS...Master JSO. lUni'EU....CIerk
Will leave Cairo every ModiIbj kl&o'ulock. p.m.
for Nashville, and all way ports For freight or
passage, apply on board or to
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JAS. HIGCIS, ArI.
FOR SALE. 1 For Hal i voie SALE,
?On SAJLiE.jKorHalel FOR SALE.
Faro from LivEnrooL,
Faro from LouDCNDKiwir
Fnro from Qlasoow,
Faro from Queknstow.v
TO CAIRO, :::::::: $4 8' 2 0
gallord, Morns Jt C , gents.
Liverpool Kevv-Tork nhd Phlloilelplila
ora coxtaACT with c.vitkd sruriiND aamsii
For Carrying the Stalls.
FOR PASSAGE TICKETS
or ri'BTiira iNroamTiox
APl'LY TO JOHN Q. DALE, Aqt.
li Broadway, New-York, or to
Wahington Avenue, Cairo. nois. 51
1 he Illinois Central Ilnil Hoad Coiiipany now
oflerfpr sale the lollowlngdcscribed lots in Firs
Addition to the City ol Cairo, vizi
Lot 27 block ao. Lot at block 2,
" U " to, " w " tt,
" S " b, " 2 ' HI.
" 0 6j, " ai
" 3 " " :ti hi.
orterms.ele. apply x JAME.S JOHNSON,
Itl ' Alien'.
WILLIAM 11. SMITH, M. D.
piU)V:NCE No. 21 Thirteeaih street, be.
A v vween wbsiuugvon uiFnuuanii aiHUt evreel,
umce ii v.ointnerciai avenue, up stnlrs.
C. W. DUNNING, M. D.
TESJDENCK-corner.Niiith and Walnut sis
XVOllice corner Sixth street and Wlilo levee
umcs nours iroin b a.m. to n in., and u p.m
H. WAKDNElt. M. D.
ESI DEXCn Corner Mn..K.nll,
1 Washington avenue, near innrf Imiikn nr.
rice over the iiostotticc. othce hours In to li
a.m. and 2 to p.m. JanlStf.
ALLEN, MULKEl' & WHHELEJt
COUNSELORS AT LAW,
William J. Allen, ") 1
maT;'ur,lent''S,d 10 riTCf "Ji,J'
OrFlCK-Qver rirstNatiootl Bank, Ohio Levee.
GREEN & GILBERT,
COUNSELORS AT LAW,
tVilllam II. fireen,
MttSnlr'' CA,". -unow.
0KK1CK OHIO LKVKE, BOOMS 7 AND B OVEU
CITY NATIONAL IIAVK.
.IW.!f yuoK men from the effects f
S .'.ti '."."'V "' Manhood resior.
inaVrhw. r.m?,h'',yK.cure', I'npedim.nts to
MANN & LIBBY'S
New One Price
421 Novtli Jourtli Street,
We would cull the nlteiitlon of tlio Ladles to our
AT A 1.1. PRICKS, VKOM LOW-l'llICKO SILK
THE BEST QUALITY
of the celebrated make of
C. J. BONNETT & CO.
These goods are so well known as being the
beet Hllka imported, that vie leel it is only neces
sary to notify the Ladies mat we haro ii.cm on
sale. We intend making our tillk Attiuctivi:,
by careful detection of goods adapted 10 this
market, and wilh insnvvrarH exiierlinrn In con.
First-Class Silk Trade
In the East, we luow we can oiler Inducements
to purchasers. YYc shall otter
NO SILK THAT WK
Knmplca Kent to I'arllts out of the Vtty
"1!? nnf ;noly for a ldy to buy an mf.irlor
?"r " on'r ' ""' 'hall thcrc-
TIIE BKUf -"ivo
INU HILL AT
With caro in purulinslni; and selection of
Selling for Cash Only,
"Wo can savo one profit for our customers.
Wo propose to do this for tlio benetlt of
Mrliieil AiiicrlcHU HIIKs,
IJi.ack Ameiiica.v (irtos oi;ain,
Black Oamimkiik Silkh,
.M ancii kdtei. Silkh,
At nil Prices nml Hi nil Color."
Jllinucc !lolli. NIIK foplliu, In Hoiiii
IJLAC1C AND AV11ITE CHECK. SILKS
Ami fuH itock of
GREY STRIPED SILKS,
Which HP M.utlrn llm f.i.llu. u .... ... .
this country, in to assortment of ii,iMi,u ViVle"
-juality of good, unit prices. '""')".
ini 111 .""""'ITescntlng. ONLY o;
that of uny other house in Uih cuuiury, as we u,b
frr large. ales and small profits, rallicr tliau small
sules aud lurue piuiu.
MANN & LIBBY,
421 North Fourth Street,
1. .invuiiii, luruu me l,:uues in CBl mil
cxuiiilno our Goods ud Price.. All will I," real,
cd wilhcouriisy Ooodiwlll be shown fre,.i I
1 mlS'11!1!0! uu ,ml""'l'rescntlng. ONLY ONE
THE CAIRO DAILY
Office of Cairo Citr (las Company,
Cairo, llli, MarcnKflth, mi.
The nnnual meeting of tlio stockholders of taa
Jl?i;i7 V?' Uom1Pnr. tqt the, election ol
rtiiri? fi0r '.he "'"ln J"'. ""I t Mil on lh
JL A?ri,I,.Bt t,,e ofnco of ll.o com.
T city of Cnlro.nl a o'clock p.m.
3-8''" U. T. QKHOUU),' Mci'y.
Pabllentlon Offitr, nullrtln HnlldlitKi
Y'oti aro hereby notified to appear nttlio
engine houao at 1 o'clock sharp, for tlio
purposo of altondlng tlio funeral of our
brother, Joseph Dirhiml, deceased,
llAiutT Scum, Sce'y.
Tho choir 'of the Presbyterian church
under tlio direction of Prof. Owen, of St.
Louisfwillglvoa concort at the Athencum,
Thursday ove., April 4th.
Thoy will bo assisted by some of-our
best homo talent, also by .Mrs. Owen, who
is a singer of morothan ordinary merit.
Further notice will bo given concerning
the salo of tickets.
SafTord h absent at St. Lulls.
Tho salutation among children now Is
"How's your arm ?'' Thoy havo all been
Tho 'Sun' nominates D. T. Llnegar,
Esip, of tliis city, for Atturncy-Gcnornl of
the state Why not?
The lawyors of Cairo havo become
vory passive. Tim explanation is that
business is dull nnd the political situation
is decidedly mixed.
Tho choir of tho Presbyterian church
will sing at tho Athcncum, Thursday eve
ning, April 4th. Tho concert will bo
given for tho bcnullt of the church.
Tho Sisters of the Holy Cross hnvo
boen employed by tho board of health to
tako charge of smull-pox patients. Tho
trouble is, tho fact was kept a dead secret.
Lcn Faxon, of tho Pudiicah 'Kontuck-
lan' was lately assaultdd by a member of
tho town council of that village, and got
tho bust of tho light. Len learned what
ho knows about lighting in Cairo.
Tho polico aro advised to put on their
armor and proparo for business. Tho
steamer, "GrcatRepublic," is on her wind
ing way to Cairo with ono hundred cabin
passengers and two hundred deckers
Tho 'Sun' litis a correspondent who
asserts his bvllcf that tho 'Sun' should bo
selected as city printer. Our llttlo nolgh-
lor has of late assumed tho airs of a very
big boy, and under tho constant urging of
of tho Secretary of Stato for the City of
Cairo tho privy councilor and vory nstuto
leader of tho radical cllqno is beginning
to bluster. Well ; Lord bless Its dear little
soul, let it bluster I
Tho overgrown steamer, Henry
Amos, butted against tho llttlo stcamur,
Jim Fisk, and mashed in the guards; but
U. TM I .... -
Mallory, who is ;ar excellence 11 steamboat
agent acquainted with tho business
through its entire, alphabot, for her ugent
at this port. Mallory will answer all
question in reference to business, give all
Information in his possession to travelers,
and is just (he man for tho position ho oc
etipics. If, therefore, you wish to learn
anything about any steamboat, or to pro
cure information that will bo useful to
you in making either a downthe-rivor
journoy or an up-tho-rivor trip apply to
Mallory, on tho loveo
AVhilo a train, on tho Illinois Central
railroad, was approaching St. John's sta
tion a few days ago, the loeomotivo struck
tho body of a woman and pushed it from
the track. The engineer did not stop to
inqulro about tho result of tho butting pro
cess, but drovo on to tho station, and then
informed tho conductor of what had hap
pened. Tho conductor, Cormlck, promptly
ordored the return of the train to tho
sceno of tho accident, nnd ascertained that
the woman had fallen on tho track un
conscious, whilo in 11 stato of intoxication!
and that her husband, who had been her
companion in tho fatal drunken sprco was
lying within a foot or two of tho track-
also stupidly drunk.
Tho printing correspondent of tho
'Sun,' who has on his giirmcnU thn odor
of tho chlof oxecutivo olllce, and whoso
platitudos aro recited in lint style of tho
mayor's inaugural, assorts that tho 'Sun' is
untitled to as much credit as Tin: Iti'i.i.i:
ti.v for the success of tho reform move
ment which has placed Cairo on such fa
vorable ground. Tho 'Sun' is entitled to
no credit for the success of that mcvo
mont nono wlmtover. Tlio only part
enacted by that .sheet In tlio canvass was
to mako ir.oney nut of tlio candidates it
supportod lor olllco. It was for every
ciindidato who had no opposition, or vory
llttlo opposition, and decidedly wishy
washy in Its advocacy of either of tho can
dldatcs who had an opponent worthy of
his steel. Davis is n very good sort of n
num. Wo like him, Hu would 10 an or-
iiamont of 11 front scat at a revival, and
could, no doubt, wield tho sword of tho
Lord and (iidcon with con.Iderablo
ability in a heavy sermon ; but tho
truth of history requires in to say, that, In
canvas., ho is feather weight and hi.
Sun' shines without heat, giving but a
Tho City Shoo store, tho popular re
sort lor boots und shoes, has Just received
the largest and llnost stock of bootn, shoes
und slipper, from the renowned Urolaslti
factory, ever brought to Cairo, and aro
now fully prepared with their truly mag
nlllcenutock to supply the spring trade,
beyond all competition, with a llrst-class
article, ehoapor than lower grades ofboots
and shoes aro sold olsowhoro in tho cltv
Their stock consists In part, of ladles'
misses and children's shoo and- slippers
of velvet, lasting sorge, satin, freneh,
kid, morrocco, goat, etc. gentlemen,
youth and boy's, mcrrocco and
calf-longuo hoots, prince, Al-
oxford ties, etc.,
Tho city shoo storo is the established
and solo agency in tho city for theso
goods, and tho public testimony to their
morit, warrants tho proprietors to say that
thoy aro the best goods manufactured.
Our long abused citizens in this regard
may now, If thoy will, avail themsolves
of a pair of boots or shoes warranted to bo
mado of genuine full slook, only, and will
not rip or buret out. So no nilstako may
iithc each pair boars their stamp. " City
Shoostoro." Thoy solicit their patrons
Bnd public, to call on thorn and oxnmino
their stock, to whom wo promiio prompt
and courteous attention.
THE C. U. AND THE B. IIS-
WHICH IlKINO INTEItrilETKI) MKANETH
TUB COUNTY COURT ANll THE UAIlOLAY
Somctlmo ago, a citizen from tho vicini
ty of Puducah was found dead a short dis
tance from Cairo, lying by tho sldo of tho
Illinois Central railroad, nnd by his sido
was standing n flask half full of whisky.
Coroner Gossman summoned a jury, of
which Mr. James Ryan was tho foreman.
After consultation, tlio jury rcfucd to find
a verdict before tho liquor in tho bottlo
had been nnalyscd, and accordingly they
visited tho drug storo ofljarclay Hrolhcra
whero the foreman of tho Jury (of
course with the knowledge of tho coroner)
requested the firm to analyse tho whl'ky
and send tho bill to tho county court. Tho
bill rcudred thorcfor amounted to $20, a
not exorbitant, in fact n very rcasoiiablo
chargoj but tho county court, with that air
of nonchalance so characteristic, of its pro
ceedings that utter carolcsncs of tho
feelings of all who approach into its pres
ence which particularly marks it a a "big
Iujin " body endorsed tho bill : " Rejec
ted, the coroner not having authorized tho
analy.ution.'' In reply to this " tling " at
their honesty or, as they put it, tills "in
timation that wu hare adopted a rattier
piratical mode of doing businesss" Bar
clay Urothcrs says in n communication to
The Paper :
In explanation wo would state that t'io
coroner, or acting coroner, together with
tho jury, cumo to our storo with tlio bottlo
of whisky, and ordered tho analysis. Alter
remaining sevorul hours thoy adjourned to
meet tlio next day, during which time tlio
analysis was nimln. Upon re-assembling
and receiving tlio samo they mado up their
verdict nnd signed it, requesting us to scud
in our bill.
Tho usual charge in St. Louis or other
cities for samo operation is from iJUO to
Wo cannot understand how any person
can como to tho conclusion that ISa relay
Brothers aro not entitled to pay for tlio
work thoy havo dono as indicated above.
It was dono for tho county, in order to en
ablo a coronor's jury to come to an intelli
gent conclusion in regard to tho dentil of
an unknown man, n fact well known to
the the county court, and thoy should be
paid for it by tho county. It may bo that,
technically, tho C. C. has tho law on its
sido, but justico is on tho sido of tlio Ii. Hi.,
and wo can sco no reason why the county
should reject the bill in such an insulting
manner, unless for the purposo of gaining
a reputation for strictness in procedure
that would shame the supremo court of
tho United States and a cheap reputation
parsimonious that it leans upon
tho side of dishonesty.
AltF. THEY IlENEFICENT INSTITUTIONS OK
AUK THKY NOT? THE QUK8TION THAT
TKA11STO PIECES WEAK .MINUS.
Tho anti-wharfboat fovor is beginning to
rago in cortain quarters ngain,
and wo aro constantly requested
to denounce nil wharfboats as
"festering sores," "eating cankers," "din
bollcal iloating money extractor and bus
ines destroyers,'1 nnd so forth. But wo
won't. Wo can't do it, you see; because
our mind is all "toro up" on tlio subject.
Wo aro al sea on tho wharfbout qucstloa,
without rudder or compass, and with,
unfortunately, a thick veil of clouds over
tho north star, nnd no sun visible, becauso
it is dark. 31 r. Hlnnk, who don't own a
whnrfboat, interviews us, nnd pours into
our eager car a torrent of complaining
words and leads us on by his vehement
denunciation ami eloquent declamation
until wo becomo frenzied against nil
wharfboats and wharfbout men, nnd
rise up with tho mental war cry of "Givo
us 110 wharfboats or givo us death," and
rcsolvo to sncrillco Phillips and tho Halli-
day Urothers on tho altar of tho city's
wciil to plung into tholr sides motaphor:
aenl dnggors and thus solve tho wharf
boat problom. Hut when wo reach tho
presetted of tho wharfbont men when,
particularly wo rush upon tho senior of
tho Hnlllday Brother?, and casually
remark that wharfboats aro vanities, we
are presently disarmed by arguments wo
nt onco admit to bo unanswerable, and
boforo tho interview has terminated wo
nro ready to swear that tho world would
havo been in a dejporato condition, rivers
useless and commorco impossible if tho
happy idea of wharfboaU had not cntorcd
tho philanthropic bruin of somo kind
hoartcd benefactor of tho human raco.
nd wo continue in this mind
until somo wronged Individual rccltos to
us tho tearful story of his woes, when our
mind again becomes dclapidated. Hence,
wo havo arrived at tho conclusion that wo
don't undorstnnd tho whnrfboat question,
and that tho men who want the wharf
boats abused must nbuso thorn themselves.
This wo do know, that wharfboats havo
novor dono us my harm havo handled
our freight at a prico which certainly did
not pny thorn for tholr tronblo, although
it was tho regular prico tho samo prico
paid by all citizens, and havo always for
warded for us vory promptly, and been
exceedingly polito whon wo gavo them an
opportunity to speak to us at nil, So,gont1c
men, you must go in on your o"n respon
sibility. Wo can't do your abusing for
you. Wo don't understand tlio question.
If you feel dull, despondent, drowsy,
debilitated, havo frequent headaches,
mouth tastes badly, poor appetite, and
tonguo coated, you aro suffer
ing from torpid liver or "Hllliousnoss."1
Novhing will euro you so speedily and
permanently as Dr. Plorco's Ooldon Med
ical Discovery. 3-27-d&w.
MARCH 28, 1872.
THE WETAUG MURDER,
lRTICULARS OF THE COLD
A LIFE TAKEN FOR TWELVE
DOLLARS AND A-HALF.
ARREST AND CONFESSION OF THE
Sinco writing tho brlof notlco of tho
murder which was committed near Wc
taug latoly wo havo rocdlvcd from Chief
Myers tho particulars of the atTair.
On tho morning of tho day on which tho
murdor was committed, four mon got into
ft wagon nt Ullln with tho Intention of
passing ovr tho country to Popo county.
Tho names of tho threo who took part in
tho tragody wero Dodd, tho victim, a res
identof McCrackon county, Kontucky.and
Bngloy nnd Shullloborry, residents of Popo
county, in this state. Tho namo of tho
other momber of tho party, and who was
thodrivor of tho team, wo did not learn.
After tho wngon had proceeded a few
milos Bagloy nnd ShullloborrT, who evl
dontly bolloved Dodd had money on his
person, induced tholr victim to get out
with them und walk. IJeforo tho travel
ers reached Wctaug, Bagley and Sliuflle
borry managed to quarrel with Dodd und
assaulted him, when ho ran nway from
them. Arriving nt Wotntig, ho mado in
quiries for an officer, saying that hu
needed protection. Wliilo ho was making
this statement to a citizen, Bagley and
Sliuflleborry approached, whon ho ran as
fast in ha could up thu track of tho rail
road. Just then the wngon enmn up nnd
ono of tho murderers got into It, wliilo tho
other pursued Dodd up the track. Seeing
ono of his pursuers in a wagon, and fear
Ing that ho might be "headed otr," I)ld,
nfter running ubout a niilo turned nnd
sought to retrace hi steps; but was met
by one of ills pursuers, nnd wliilo ho was
ecoking to elude him, tho other nsa.sin
nttaeked him. Ho was soon disposed of.
Tlio murdorors thou placed tho body on
tho track, ami decamped; but curiosity
brought ono of them to the scene of the
murdor, whoro ho witnessed tho loeomo
tivo run over tho body of his victim. Ho
then coolly boarded the train, whero ho
was arrested, and gavo Information which
led to tho arrest of his companion in guilt.
Tho miscreants aro now In tho jail of Un
ion county, but will doubtless escapo un
whipped of justice. Murderers always
do in Egypt. Tho lawyers havo n pecu
liar gift which enables thorn by n twist ol
tlio wrist to postpono trials, chango the
venue, convince juries, nnd in other ways
that are dark and by tricks that aro vain
bring ovory blood-stained wretch from un
der tho gallows, and sond him on his way
rejoicing to slay again. And, as a matter
of course, Ilagloy and Shufllobcrry will
not bo tho exception to this rule. A mild
dosoof penitentiary is all wo can in our
wildest expectations, predict for them.
GOOD NEWS ALL AROUND US.
CAIRO LOOKING UP IN JSAXL
THE CAIKO ANU ST. LOUIS ROAII.
The Jonesboro Gazette, of tho 23d Inst.,
Mr. C. II. Shormnn, who had charge of
tho locating survey on the Cairo and St.
Louis rnilroad, on tills division, will be lo
cated In this place, und hhve charge of tho
division south of town to Millcreok. ilr.
J. J. Sliiifers' division, is from Mill creek
to Sandy, and lie is stopping at Mr. M.
Hartlino's. Mr. R, W. Clurke, Jr's. divi
sion is from Sandy ten miles south, nnd lie
is stopping at Judge Hodge's, near Old
Unity. These gentlemen uro capable and
energetic, and will do their work well.
-Messrs. Fonda & Ford, have the con
tract for grading tho Cairo and SL Louis
railroad from a stutlon north of the court
hotisu to Mill creek, n distance of eight
miles, nnd advertiss for mon and teams to
go to work immediately. They com
menced work south of town to-duy.
Mr. John Rums of Dongola, has a
contract for grading four miles on tho
I Cairo and St. Louis railrad, near the Al
exander county line, and advertises for
men and teams, in another column. He
has haU much experience in rnilroad build
ing, and will do good work.
In this connection tho following item
of information in regard to tho narrow
gaugo will not be out of place :
Tho pionoor narrow gauge, tho Denver
nnd lllfi nrnniln rnllunv ln.a flntolw.,1 ......1
ing and bridging- its second division of
forty-two miles, from Colorudo Springs to
Puebla, Colorado. Track-laving will bo
iuiijiiiuui.i;ii uiiiMuuiitiuiy, iiuu oy llie miu-
dlo of April regular trains will bo run
ning from Denver to Puebla, ono hundred
and eighteen miles. Tho earnings over
thn flesl .llvlalnn nrenvr.nh..alv mllnn
tho week ending Fobruary 2'., exclusivo
in lunovi Hi-nun iiuu irinmioriniion cxnell
.....- cm o"o 1
acs, WV.I u ?t ll,oio.
THE CAIKO AND FULTON HOAI).
Thos. Allen, lireslucnt of the Cnlrn nml
Fulton road, advertises tho bonds of tho
roau, in thoJNcw lork 'Times,' us follows
Caiko and Fulton Route, Missouri
mnio Line via j.ittio llocK to Texas State
linn, mil lllllns. Cumnlnlml imd ...I
' 1 " " " "u"". ..i... UIIUIUVCU
Juno 1, 20 miles from Little Rock north :
30 miles moro of road bed ready In Nov-
umuer. up to unto too portion Uetwcotl
I .If t In rfni'L- nml T.lftln I!.,. I I.
...... v a.vu ,1,111 3 VJLIIJl-
pleted und in operation, and work on tho
remainder to tho Missouri State lino to bo
pushed cnorgoticully to mcot nn oxtenslon
nt II. n Ml T T.n T. ...... I
u .j. uviim urn. un .j.uiiiiiiiiii roim
nnw nndnp enncf e,,,.lfnn Wrr..,. T li.U
' ..v. v.i. A ,um 441 V V1U
Rock south the road will extend to the
x cans line, to me now eotuiiorn racillc.
A tan Mini. tni A Cit. ...f lrj...
" V-....W. wit.. UHIIVIIIIII , HtCZHtttH
and Caxro and St. Lotus railroad, (under
construction; aim tuus 00 brought into
run linnl Inn ullli flm wncfnrn 11 .n...t ...
ww... w..u. ...v.. .u ..vs.Vf... iiiiiiuiiu PVB-
torn. In its wliolo length of 301 miles' It
uovinios irom u straight nno but n miles
tin. Tin rpriiilna mn. IK ftnt tr. tlIA
..... .... h..,uv. w .vv ... i,iiu III 1 1U ,
passing through tho most thriving counties
and thu ciniltiil. I.tttln If..,. I- 'ri...
land grant, i,DZe,4U0 acres, is ono of tho
most extensive and valuable, ovor mado to
any roau uy congress. Tlio first mort
gago bonds, 18,000,000 uro the llrst lion.
ILLINOIS CENTRAL KEACItING SOUTHWARD,
Tho Now Orleans 'Picayune' of Fridoy
last, contains tho railroad news, which
will bo read with pleasure by tho citizens
"Wo learn from good authority tliat a
vory Important railroad connection is
about to bo mado that will bo a great ben.
C,lm 0 Ui?ch of Now Orleans.
Tho Illinois Central railroad is to bo
connected directly with tho Now Orleans,
Jackson, nnd Great Northern, nnd tho
Mississippi Contrnl roads.by US miles of
now roads from Humboldt to Cairo. Tho
Illinois Central, wn bcllove, Is to indorse
tho bonds of Mr. McComb, and tho sale
of theso Is to furnish tho money for tho
work, nnd will also build thobridgo acro.s
tho river at Cairo,
" As Is woll known, tlio trnnsfor of
rroight at Cairo is by boat to Columbus,
and theneo down the -Mobile nnd Ohio road
to Humboldt. To givo Now Orleans an
Indopondetit through cotncctlon with tho
Illinois Central, tho river is to bo bridced
atCalro and u new road built to Hum
boldt. Tho whole Is to bo completed in
"Tlio Jnckson rond intends to Imme
diately extend its track to tlio olovntor.
alone tho rlvor front, nnd has nurchnseJ
for udopot tho Roadlng Cotton Press, at ti
... e OiW.n nnn '
"Wo understand that as soon nt this
connection is mado tho Ditto Linn cars will
bo put on the road for tho transportation
of grain in bulk from this city to all parts
of tho Southwest.
"This through lino to Chicago will bo
of great advantage to our city, and enablo
us to get moro liberal supplies of produce
timing mo winter, wneit navigation tost.
Louis is closed. It will nlso lead to moro
Intlniato commercial relations between
this and tho Lnko city."
FOR SALE OR RENT.
A good Ilriclc House, four rooms oh first
floor, largo grounds (fivo full lots tho
Flora Garden), ncaeh trees and L'rnuo
vines, good cistorns nnd out houses, for
roni or saio at a bargain. Knqulro lit
Court Houho Hiikcry, of Joif.v Rkki.
Mi 1,1.1. NO AT COST.
As 1 desiro to chnngo my business, i
will sell all of my present fine stock of
GltocKuiKs, Canned Fruit, Teas, CollcC!",
Spices, Confectionery, etc., etc., for tho
noxt thirty days, AT COST. This is no
humbug. I mean what I say. John
Tatinor, corner of Eleventh ttrect nnd
nghington aveutie. 3-'J"inld
Wlro Window Screens,
Sponge and Hip Bath.',
Chamber Pails, Brass and Etiamclcd
Kettles, Hritunia Ware, Coirco and Tea
Pots, Hair Wiro and a general assortment
of Stamped and Plain Tin Wuru.
Last, but not least, Chaiithk Oak
Cookino Stoves, to bo had at low figures
at 0. W. Hendkiison's,
.1-27mld 1110 Commercial Ave,
111(1 MUDDT COAL.
Steamboats supplied at any time, both
dny and night, with cither lump or chest
nut coal, in any quantity, nnd on usual
terms, at tho yard at Grand Tower, Ills
Special contracts offered on favorablo
terms upon application.
H. V. Olyi'hant,
D. A. Uokke, Ger.'l. Supt.
Sales A cent. 3-10-1 v.
An3'ono wishing to supply him
self with a choice saddle, harness or
work horse, can do so by npplying at El
liott & Haythorne's boot nnd shoo store,
' 'March 10, 1872.
A young man who has somo knowledgo
of tho dry goods and grocery business ;
must bo active, quick, and not afraid to
work. One from tho county preferred.
Address, P. O. box 1200. .1-27 3t
Makuiaoe Guide. Interesting work
numerous engravings, 221 pages. Prico
00 cents. Address Dr. Butt's Dispensary,
No. 12 North Eighth Street, St. Louis, Mo.
Seo Advertisement. tf.
City Xnllonnl nnnb nnlMing.
.Special attention paid to orders from steam
oats niiiht or dav.Ka
I It Y Utlfl I H.
'71. FALL WINTER. 72
C. HAN NY.
KENTUCKY JEANS, EXTRA,
GftOS 'RAIN SILKS,
LARGE STOCK OF CARI-3TI NO-
Ilia KiitlreNloi'k Sow I'loilni- Out
VERY LOW FIGURES..
CORNKIt 8TH ST., AND COMMERCIAL-AY.,
WH !S If If1 HQ 0ne PaekaKoof I'rofossor
..Mi. . '-'"AilkJ.iiairs Magio uonipo".'"
.ii luiKi. win ucurit in grow thick nnl neavT
tl.e smoothest face (without injury) In al
or monov rerumln.l c'liunii rwrkase. DOStpalU.
or a for fifty cents. .. , ...
EDGAK JONES A CO., Astuanu, ..,
And Dealer In 1'orelgn find Domeatlc
WINES, LIQUORS AN DCIGAHG
97 Ohio Lcveo,
Retwcei. Ninth and Tenth Stresls,
BILLIARD SALOON AND BAR
JOHN OATEN, Proprietor.
lee Commercial Avenue, CAIRO, ILLINOIS
flcst brand of Callfc 'acinars Just received,
BILLIARD ssloon furnished with the beat el
tables; and bar .implied with wines, llquoil
and eliiare or (he tine. I brands.
JOHN II. OA NNON &. CO., ,
Buceessors to IL (i. T LITTLE A Co., Wholesale
002 X. I'ourlli Nlrerl,
Cor. St. Charles, ST. LOUIS.
Hpecial aiten tlonKiven orders, toand satlsfao
ion curranteeiL 'I M.Uim
REAL. EMTA lR ACF.NT.
C. WINSTON & CO.,
REAL "ESTATE AGENT
71 (SECOND FLOOR) OHIO LEVEE
Buy and Sell Real Estate,
FURNISH AllSTIurTH nv ttti.k
A i prefara C xravancea of Kinds.
II. T. GEROULD;
STEAM AND GAS FITTER
' ASH A Lta IN
Oss Fitter's and l'lumber'a material. Woo
pumps, gMrf and angle valves, stop
cocks, check va(ves,ttc.
also AUtsr roa
Tnfta Ilrotltcra I'ntcnt Dry Ua Meter
And Mnrehsuse, Wells A Co'a Automatic Water
Indicator and Mipply Vulva for steam boilers.
WINTER'S IILOCK, C01IMKKCIAL-AVKNU
BUTCH ID JEZ
AND DIALS a IX
Eighth Street, Between Washinoton
and Commercial avenues,
Aliiiltic ItlltenlioiiNe A Hanny'a.
Keep Hie l.c.t of llecf, Pork, Mutton, Vea
Lamb, Sausage, etc., and are prepared to serve
eillten. In tho most acceptable nanner.
JAMES KYN ASTON,
rluUlier ncd Icnlep In nil Hindu Freah
Cobsir NiNtTitxTH and TonAi SvaiOT.
BUYH and slaughters only the very test eatlle,
hoas and sheep, and Is prepared to Nil any
demand for fresh meats from one pound to tan
thousand itouniis. l-2ntf
Dealer la all kinds of
STAPLE AND FANCY
Farmer's Ynrtl nml Nlnblln
("r, Washington-av.'and Twcntioth-st
Onia Lsvkk : , rjA1ROi Ilu
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