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CAIRO DAILY BULLETIN, SUNDAY, JUNE 16, 1872.
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0AIHO AND PADUCAH
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Ouv Home Advertisers.
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In Itldual dtponti
Due to HlKIr b.mkt and
HlATt or llll.Mllf,
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Nititoual Hank ot Cairo, Jj ulrmnly wr llm
Hie nijoriiititement i t rn. tn 'the lit ol m
Knowledge and fccliel. . VVALTKit IITjIjOP.
Mib,'nliei! and t orn to heforc me, th' 14IH dny
or June, l". W. II. MorbI".
tjorr cl attct.
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of the cojsrazio?i03sr
FIRST NATIONAL HANK
or cAino, ills.,
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U. S, HoniU and ecurltlr
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Due fiom oilier nnt'l tank
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Currency. 2,j,2m; M
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Due to natloual bank - 87 75
Individual dcpoftit - lit, '.'I 21
I, 0. M, llugn cahier ot tlm Firft Natlr.nal
Hunk of Ciro do nlemnlv wear IM.it lhe nlOTo
utnieinent ! true lo ih bent of tny belief.
Stllj'crlLccl anil aworn to before inn thin 15th
day of Jine, 1672, CHAd. CU.S'M OIIAM,
Correct aitol. Notary I'utilic.
ItuIIEKi' W. MIM.EIt.l
I. IIUUD. I-Ilireclors.
JOHN T. IIENN1E. J
Pabll(tlon ttllirr, Bnllclla Halldlnir,
THE CAIRO ilTOTORY.
Tlio Crtfivnsfcri for the Caiho Citt Di
rkctoby completed tholr work sovornl
months ago, but wo linvo been dolnycd In
tho publication of tlio work by many
chujcs. ' Wo have put Into our establish
UH'tlt BTEAM, nnd VKRY SXTKN-IVK NEW
PRE5SES n Cottrc'.l & Babcock four
roller cylinder press, a hHlf.mcdium Uni
versal, ii Gordon and a Liberty, besides a
grtat variety of new Itpe.
Thcso chnnges in the offlco have occu
pied All ourtime and attention for months,
but we have now lelsuro to dovoto to tho
Directory which u in tht hands of the
Tills will be made ono of thotlnestdi
rectories ever issued in tho West will
its printed is' colors, and In every way
bo a i-pocimon of typography that vc
know we shall havo reason to bo proud of.
The edition icill be large, and will leave
tho binder's handt In about six weeks.
Anv advertiser who desires to niako
changes in his advertisements, may do so
through tho mail, or by sending Inftruc
tlons to this olllcc.
Wo hope the public may avail them
selves o( this opportunity to pntronio
Cairo enterprise that richly deserves
The Unity station will bo located on tho
Cairo nnd St. Louis railroad will bo loca
ted on tho land of ex-Judgo Alexnndor 0.
Hodges, about n half milo this sido of tho
old vlllago of Unity. Tho station will re
coivo tho nnmo of Hodgos."
Ton or twolvo good boarders nt tho
court houso hotel. Terms, board nnd
lodging $5. Day board 54.50. Slnglo
rooms airy, pleasant and clean.
En. Willi; tt, a volumnlous contribu
tor to tho dlme-novol iltcrnturo of tho
times, and ono of tho old-timers of Cairo,
has accepted a poiltlon on tho reportorlal
staiT of the St Louis 'Republican,' nnd ro
moved his family to St. Louis sovoral
days ago, with n vlow of entering at onco
upon n dischargo of his duty.
Loi LI.v, tho postofllco newsdenlar, has
established himself (whethor permanently
or temporarily wo do not know) in tho
family grocery establishment of Capt.
Phillips, corner Fourteenth street nnd
Washington avenuo. Wo bespeak for
him conspicuous quarters in tho now post
oillce, as without his presence tho institu
tion will be n magnificent failure from tlio
Dr. N. R. Oabey was ro-olectcd Mayor
of Mound City, a fow days ago, for tho
thirteenth tlmo. Ids comnolltor was Mr.
E. 8. Chcitor, n vory oxcollont eontlcman.
it is said; but not tho man to boat Casov
for tho Mound City Mayoralty. Tlio Doc
tor has nn indofonslblo tltlo to that offlco,
and Mr. Chcstor, wo hollevo, Is tho only
gontloinan who over questioned it.
TiiKnamo of Mr. Cyrus Closo nnnenred
in tho list of vice-presidents reported to
tho rocont Liberal convention, in this
city, as also nmong tho vlccnrcsldonts
rcportod to tho lato Grant ratification
pow-wow. Wo are curious, therefore.
ust a little, to know If the use of his
namoin tho latter Instanco received his
approval. Mr. Wlnlor. If ho will, tiuiv
Iso nnd explain tho matter.
Tho Democrats of Alexander county
nro requested to meet en matst lit the
Court House, In tho city of Cairo, Satur
day afternoon nt two o'clock p. in., for tho
purpose of appointing four delegates to
tho Democratic Statu Convention, nt
Springfield, '.'flth inst. By order of Alex
M. J. HOWLEY, Chin.
W. W. Thornton, Sec'y.
Jan. 15th, 1672. td.
Tuk editor of thu Cairo 'Sun' is confined
to his room on nccount of sickness.
Three murriuges ttru In contemplation
in tho Fourth ward, two of which will
probably bo celebrated during tho coming
week. Wo are not at liberty to name tho
All the members of tho military com
pany nro requested to meet this evening
nt tlio cngino house on Thirtconth street,
nt about 4 o'clock.
CmusTMAN has the contract for tho
erection of n two-story brick structure for
Mrs. Samuel 11. Ilalliday, on tho lots ad
oininc the Arab oncino house. Tho work
is ulready well under way.
NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION.
Public notice m hereby gicn, that the Arm ol
kobi rt" KmUv it thin ii d'r'clveil b mutunl
corcent, John 11. K nuy retiring from the busi.
nrts. (,'huilc I). HobcrlH u.Mliiitu nil the luibill.
tie, nnd l ulone atilhotized to rec Ive mouejii
hiefiiU firm. CIUKI.ES l. Ho I IK UTS.
JOHN II. KIM.AV.
COPAItTNERSHII'. I have, tin lnv aiociated
with me as .niiHl partner, E R Rob-rla. T.-.e
noma and style ul the tlrm will be Hubert. llMth
er. CHAKLES H. KOIIEltTS.
Si.rinxficld, lih., Juue&ih, id72. r.13 :it
Youno folks of tho city, to tho number
of u couplo of score, will join in a solect
picnic on tho Fourtn, the gttrdon of Mr,
Snelling, in the vicinity of Mound City,
having bcon selected as tho grounds.
The only mosquitoes with which our
citizens nro annoyed just now, tire u few
hungry stragglers from Paducah. Thoy
bito and then die decent blood being in
stantancous death to them.
NEW livery stable
II ET WE EN WASU'N AVENUE AND WALNUT.
Dr. II. P. Fields Inform the public that he ha
v i: ii v s r a n l k,
n the tioilhut'.t aide of Tenth itreet u named
Hip Stable will be furnished with none but the
AND GOOD VEHICLES.
uml the publli1 liny be m comnioilateil at all hours
of the lav anil iiicht Hh Kle tcm on .he LOW.
Dr. Field a ihiie nl nubile liatronaue
and will enileaviirln merit it b) fair dealing anil
atrict t.tu niton to buine.
SUNDAY, JUNE 10, 187'-!.
AT M'HKKI.'it GARDEN.
ICE! ICEM ICE!!!
rrom Wednesday May 1st, tlio ico
I wagon will canvnss thu city, to continuo
uurinn tho summer months. Norm but
pure northern lake co will ho delivered
HUbE, Loo MIS, ii Co.
Mr. Wiliielm, alias Merkle, whoso
sudden and mysterious disappearance from
Cairo, somo months ago, excited fears that
ho had been knocked in tho hoitd and tum
bled Into tho river, is allvo nnd healthy,
operating in ono of the Interior towns of
Contral Egypt. It Is vaguely hinted that
Mr. Wilhclm left Cairo on nccount of two
'affairs," In both of which a woman wa
concorncd. Wo havo not hoen "shocked"
yet with the details.
A Metropolis miller, wo lenrn, has
avowed n determination to place flour,
from now wheat, grown in Masiac county,
on the Cairo market, on or heforo the 26th
day of tho present month. If ho makes
good this avowal ho will achieve what
never was achieved beforo by any miller
of Southern Illinois. A number of years
ago flour from new wheat was sold in tho
Cairo market on the 28th day oi Juno
but never as early ns tho 'JCth,
We publish clsowhore, n cull for n
Democratic County Mnss Convention.
Tho object of tho Convention is to select
delegates to attond tho Stalo Convention
that is to'conveno in Springfield, on Wed-
ncsdny, ii week hence. County Demo
crats, ns well ns those of tho city, should
attend tho Convcntion'and participate in
its proceedings without further notice.
Several new cases of small pox havo
developed .themselves in the city, within
the past ten days, tho most serious one of
which being thnt of Mr. Joo Brankle, ono
of our oldest settlers. Yesterday mors
ing, In a fit of delirum, Mr. Branklo wan
dered nway from homo, to escape, as ho
said from a number of vicious men who
woro boring down his house, and who en
tertained serious designs agiinst his life
Aftor a short search be was found by his
friends and takon back to his room, where
he now lios in n vory critical condition.
The regular monthly meeting of the
. M. C. A. will bo held at the rooms on
Commercial nvenuo to-morrow evening
at 8 o'clock. The exercises will consist
of an essay, rcuding and declamation in
sterspersed with singing &o. Tho pub
lie are cordially invited to attend.
All members of tho Invinciblo club
nnd those wishing to become mcmbors,
nru requested to meet at tho Philhurmonio
hall AVednssday Juno the 19th, at 8
o'clock p.m., for the purpose of electing
officers iic. By order of tho committee.
Juno 15th, 1872. dilt.
Coopers Wanted. Four coooers. wh
can mako tight work, can And steady em
ployment, at good wages, by applying at
J. BenJ. Moorcroft's, Thebes, Alexander
county, Ills. C-8d3w.
It Is asserted (but with what truth wo
aro unable to dctormino) thnt there, is n
deposit of unquosllonablo tnorchaum clay,
n mis county, in tho vicinity of Santa Fo.
St. Louis Arm, learning of its where
abouts, secured tho right to mlno and rc-
ovo ten tons of It, m-rccine to rv
tho party who holds tlio land as guardian
of minor heirs, tho sum of fifty cents per
ton royalty. Tho contract was not ratified
by tho county court, tho County Judgo
correctly deciding that if tho clay is of tho
kind represented, it is worth quite as much
per pound as the St. Louis gentlemen had
agreed to pay per ton. The stratum or
seam is vory thin not over two inches in
thickness and lies ut a dentil of ubout
seven feet from the surface.
No less than fifteen hundred, possibly
two thousand men, women and children
accepted tho invitation, last night, to in
spect tho new postoflice and custom
house. Tho building was brilliantly
illuminated, and showed off to splendid
advantage It is, undoubtedly a great
ornament to tho city. Thu first mail
mntter will bo delivered, from tho new
postofllco this afternoon.
lalel.'Ckp.H,tl:'', Clof1"' Jflry.M'l
wd loVall.n i, .. "' T ' I'Ubl e ar aullei
Cairo, itL-( M,iy ,872
nt.v . r ,V "'""'"'BiiHl barbers, lu tho
J;.:.:: :"."!:,.vy.,,,u-,,rty - nd
' l"ul "N and AFTER Sun
day. .lit M if Ol, lufn
' '0,- WK WU.I. KKKP OUR
Bakrku Shops iKU ()n Hu""'1
durino the knurk uav. u,,d not
Jo any burbering bminets of wbulever
kind or description on that day.
Pimi'in VTnuh. '
I U Ll F.N.
It is reported that two well known
citizens of Mound City, were arrested, on
Wednesday last, and placed under bonds
for their uppenranco beforo tho next Pu
laski circuit court, to answer the grave
charge of forgory. Until wo nro more
fully assured that tho arrest was for good
caui-e, wo deem it advisable to withold
Police Court. Mollio Bridget was
yesterday arrested by olllcor Martin, for
Imbibing too froely of thourdont, and lined
$1 nnd colts.
Susan White, snmo ollense, arrested by
sit mo olllcor, fined H and costs.
Thos. Mullen, drunk, lined $1 nnd costs.
A drawiiack to Cairo of no inconsidor
ablu character, has been thu annual accu
mulations of sipc. water. It is a fact that
has scarcely escaped tho attention of our
citizons, thnt there has, yenr after year,
been n lessening of tho supply. There is
reason now, for indulging tho hopo that,
in tho futuro, wo shall escape annoyance.
I'm m that source altogether.
The old wooden sewer, put down ten
years ago, on Commercial avenue, bo
tween Nineteenth and Twentieth streets
has been takon up, and a new nnd largo
rower substituted in its place. Tho job
involved tho removal of several hundred
yards of earth, 'and tho consequent ox
pendituro of considerable monoy. Wash
Ington avenue immediately nbove Twen
tieth street, comes next in ordor.
Everybody knows Jim Broadie, the one
armed soldier who was brought into con
spicuous notice during the Munn-Crebii
congressional contest; but everybody
doesn't know thnt Jim has recently been
called upon to facu n largo and very stormy
sea of domestic trouble Sumo weeks aco
tho confiding Jim took into his home, as n
boarder, a man younger than himself and
a great deal handsomer. The man's namo
was John Wilson. Mrs. Broadio took a
fancy to the boarder, and it was not lent;
beforo Jim had occasion to "smell a rat'
of very largo dimensions. Ho watched
Wilson. Wilson said that he'd "be d-
if he liked to be watched," and in a IU o
what seemed to bo virtuous indignation
packed up his woaring apparel and left
tlio house. Mrs. It roadie discovered that
the had pressing business at Cairo. Six
hours later she met Wilson on tho Fisk at
Mound City, and at an early hour the fol
lowing morning tho pair took a room in a
Paducah hotel as Mr. and Mrs. Wilson
Broadie, need we say, was angry. He in
voked dire curses upon tho heads
of faithless wito and tho serpen
Wilson, and thought of offering
larc amount of rosdy monoy for an
opportunity to take personal salisfac'ion
His tcrriblo anger had not cooled when
he heard of their whereabouts. He made
hasto to reach Paducah. Ho confronted
tho runaways, nnd did blood atone for
tho wrongs ho had suffered? Not much
Jim "took it out" in swearing. IU let
Mr. Wilson and the faithless Mrs. Baoadio
know that thny had served him a scurvey
trick, and then with nn awful threat
against tho next Mrs. Broadio that played
the snmo game on him, ho did tho only
sonsible thing that was left for him to do.
Ho told tho guilty couple that, so far as
ho was concerned, thoy could " go to hell;'
as for himself he was going back to Mound
City. Ho returned, and now, who will be
come tho noxl Mrs. Broadio?
contlnuos falling, with iO feet In tho chan
nel. Tho Mississippi is railing nt ov.
Louis. Good water from hero to tlio gun.
1IVRIMEH8 AND WKATAKR.
Business on tho landing was moderately
nctlvo yostordny. During tho season thoro
has boon no cnuso for coinplulnl. Tho
wcathor was clear, nnd a fresh broe.o made
tho ntmosphcro cool and refreshing.
Mr. Hiram Hill, tho submarino diver,
returned from Louisvillo n few days aao
looking halo and hearty. Ho had to sus
pend working on tho fulls on account of
tho wator and tho strong curront, but ns
soon ns tho water is roduccd to thrco foct
ho will return and recover tho balanco of
tbo railroad Iron.
Tlio wrecking steamer T. F. Eckert
went up near Caledonia for tho purposo
of raising n largo stavo boat which was
sunk by the storm last Thursday night.
It seems to bo tho general opinion that
tho actions of the officers of tho steamer
Tyrone, toward tho colored people who
took pnrtin tho picnic, was not in accord
ance with tho contract mado with them.
Neither was it right to deitldo thorn into
tho belief that thoy would tako them to
Paducah, when such was not tho inten
tion. Tho right way for them to havo
done was to tell them tho plain facts for
not wanting to tako tho boat to Paducah,
and wo doubt not, but whatall would have
been satisfactory with the colored folks,
and tho ofllcors would not havo laid them
Tho Greeloy and Brown campulgii club
which moot nt the Philharmonic hall next
Wednesday ovening, for the purposo of
organization, kill contain u number of
young men, who are connected with tho
steamboat interest in this city.
Tho steamer John T. Moore pr.ited up
for St. Louis. The Charley McDonald
cleared for Baton Rouge with it tow of
The Indiana arrived with n very good
trip, and laid heru n-veral hours receiving
The Illinois Central Rail Road Comptny now
Oder for sale the following described Iota In Firs
Addition to the City of Cairo, rls I
Lot 27 block 20. Lot 24 block M,
" IS " 20, " 27 " 82,
" ft " 82 ' 2 " 82,
' 0 '4 W, " 31 " 82,
' 3 " 2, " 31 " 82. ,
orlerms.eU-. apply lo JAM EH JOHNSON,
T. B. Ellis, proprietor, cornor 7th strcot
and Commercial avenue, Cairo, Ilia., is
proparcd lo accommodato tho public with
board by tho day, woek or month, at lower
rates than any other first-class house in
tho city. Tho rooms aro nil woll fur
nished, light and airy, good sample rooms
for tho accommodation of Commercial
agonts. Tho houso is located in the con-
tor of tho business part of tho
one square of tho post offlco.
Having refurnished this well known
and popular boarding house, on Sixth
street, near tbo post offlco, the proprie
tress would Inform tho public, that fche
is prepared to accommodato tho public
with ilrtt'dass board and well furnished,
well ventilated rooms on tho most reason
nblo terms. Amplo preparations have
bcon mado to accommodato an unlimited
number of day boardors. Patronage so
licited. ' Mrs. T. N. OAFfNEY.
Our Home Advertisements
VUy Nation-.! Ilitiik IsuIIiIIuk.
.Special attention paid to order Irom Mean.
oats olitht or dav.
The Girl wants to know what the
Lady gavo her to cook that sho could no
cook. Anv way, precious little sho had
to cook. O-Sdaw
S. Walters, the lumber merchant, has
lift returned from nu extended tour
through Wisconsin and Michigan, where
he purchased tho largest stock of Yellow
and Wliito Pino over beforo brought to
Cairo, and largo supplies of all kinds of
building matorlal used in Oil market
Mr. Witters mado his purchases for cash
and can thorefore, as he does, sell closer
than any dealer in St. Louis, Cincinnati
Louisvillo, or any wlioro ele on tho riv
ors. His steamboat lumber is of every va
riety, and his stock is very Urge, to which
fact the attention of steamboat men is
Just Arrived, anothor lot of
Wnyno's patent eolf-ventllating Rcfrlg.
erators and Ico Chests. We aro selling
Ice Chests at tho following Cincinnati
prices, viz: $11 00, $13 00, fir 00, S17
SO, etc. Refrigerators at lrom I'JiO 00 to
$4& 00, and best of city reference given
as to convenience of use and economy of
ico. Every family should havo one.
6-31-301. Beerwart, Orth A Co.
W. A llm,
J. Geo, StolnhouBc,
For Rent Ono ot tho Debutu cottages.
It has been repaircd'and put In splendid
order. Just the houso for a family uti.
dence. Apply to Louih Hekueht.
Dan. Hartman has received or.u of tho
largest stocks of Fruit Jaros over boforo
brought to Cairo, and is desirous of closing
it out without delay. Ho therefore oilers
Mason's Improved Porcolaln solf-sealors,
quarts at S3 00 por dozon ; glnsswiro tops,
uuarts. at $1.'.'5 tier dozen and half.irnllnna
at '2.00 por dozon. Thcso are the cheapest
prices lu tho market. tf.
The Mechanics, fire company, of Ptidu
cah, have signing their purposo to Join
the Cairo fire companies in their colebra
tlon of the coming Fourth. It U cxpec
ted that the Cape Girardeau fire company
will bo hero; and there is a possibility
that tho Centralialads will come down
also. Should all thofo companies cntnr
an nppoaranco the demonstration will un
doubtedly bo what tho managors antlci
pate; the grandost over witnessed in
Egypt. Cairo will bo all aglow with red
ablrts, from tbo St. Charles hotel to
The monoy collected by Messrs. Ham
bleton nnd Lonnsbury, for tho improve
ment of the Cairo and Mound City road
has been expended in an economical and
judicious manner. Tho road Is now in
good ordor, nnd, skirting the river bank
furnishes one of tho most delightful, airy
and picturesque drives in tho country.
It is thronged every evening with pleas
If competent colored teachers such
its can prosont tho ovidenco of qualification
furnished by u first-grade certiflcato will
mako application for situations in tho col
ored department of tho Cairo public
schools wo have no hesitation in saying
that their claims will bo
mpartially woighed by our
Board of Directors. That colored tonchors
havo had no part In tho control of tho col
ored schools hitherto, is due, wo nro told,
to the sufficient fact, that no competent
colored teachors madu application for situ
The trials and tribulations to
which proprietors of smnll news
papers are subjected are in
numerable. Scarcity of labor, n rush of
work without tho ability to do it promptly,
sickness in tho family and tho offlco a
Hhowor of troubles all ut once I All thcso
drawbacks The Bulletin is now strug
gling undor, nnd asks tho indulgont pub
lie to bear with its short comings for yot
n littio time. We know our patrons too
well to beliovo thoy will do moro than
grumble, a luxury wo would not deny to
them for tho wealth of tho richest fellow
in tlio land.
A (i rand moonlight excursion upon tho
steamer T. F. Eckert, complimentary to
Capt. R. W. Dugan, is arranged for noxt
Thursday evening, Juno 20. The Cairo
Silver Cornet band and Elsonborg's string
band havo been engngod for tho occasion,
Cards of Invitation will bo issuod Tuosday
Tho following gentloinen constitute tho
tho Committee of arrangomouts :
Dr. 0. W. Dunning,
F. D. Roxford,
V. H Kent,
0. W. Henderson,
I. A. Phillis,
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Charles R. Slyer,
Capt. W. Hamilton.
ur, n, h, carey.
Steamer Mary Miller, Now Orleans.
" J'inx varoie, jicmpuis.
" Quickstep, Evansville.
" TJ.ivenport, Cincinnati.
" City of Chester, Memphis.
' W. II. Brown, Evansville.
" Lady Lee, Davenport.
" Mohawk, St. Louis.
" Charley McDonald, Louisvillo.
" John Moore, Now Orleans,
" Indiana, Evansville
" Hcnrv Probasco, St, Louis.
Jim. Fisk, Jr., Paducah.
" Illinois, Columbus.
" Hartford, Evansville.
" Glencoe. St. Louis.
" West Wind, Goose Island.
Steamer Mary Miller, Evansville.
" Pink Varble, Evansville.
" Quickstep, Evansville.
" Davenport, St. Louis.
" City of Chester, St. Louis.
" W. II. Brown, St. Louis.
" Lady Lee, St. Louis.
11 Charley McDonald, B. Rougo.
" John Moore, St. Louis.
" Indiana, Now Orleans,
" Honrv Probusco, Now Orleans.
" Jim. Fisk, Jr., Paducah.
" Illinois, Columbus.
" Haitford, Eviilisville.
' West Wind, Nashville. '
1110 MUDDY :oal.
Steamboats supplied at any timo, both
day and night, with either lump or chest
nut coal, in any quantity, and on usual
terms, at tho yard at Grand Tower, Ills.
Special contracts ollorod on favorablo
terms upon application.
H. V. Olyphant,
D. A. Bokke, Oen'l. Supt.
Salos Agent. 3-lC-ly.
1I0ATH TO LEAVE.
Tho flno passenger steamer Gloncoo
will complete her cargo, and leave for
Now Orleans Monday ovoning positively.
Tho splendid City of Holcna of tho anchor
lino, loaves for Memphis, Vicksburg nnd
nil way points, at fi o'clock this ovoning
without fail. Tho Emilln La Bargo is tlio
boat loaving for all points on Rod rlvor
this day. The fast running pneket Grand
Tower loaves for St. Louis this evening,
,it 8 o'clock. Tho beautiful Illinois is tho
regular dally packet, leaving every ovon
CONDITION or THE RIVERS.
Hero the rlvor Is slowly rising. At
Pittsburg tho Monongnhola river Is still
falling with fl feet in tho channel, Tho
river at Cincinnati is rising, but on tho
decline at Louisvillo, Cumberland river
is again rising with flvo foot on Uarpoth
shoals. Tbo Tonnessoo continues swelling
with a eood channel. The Arkansas river
No. 63 Ohio levee, is f7i iee whero
they kcop tho freshost fish and game, and
tho finest wines, liquors and cigars, to bo
found in tho city. Dinner only twenty-
flvo cents. Open day nnd night, nt all
hours. J. E. Park, Proprietor.
To cook rice without burning
Burnett's cooking vessel.
To broil steak chop orcutlets preserv
ing all the juice, weight and improving
tho flavor. Broil in Burn:, s cooking
To cook vegetables in less time and
with less fire than generally required
Uio Burnett's steam cooking vessel,
good for any and all purposes.
. J. Burnett,
Thornton's Block, Cairo, Ills
ttCC. Ilannv wishes the
public to bo informed that lie
has on hand a Stock of Goods
as extensive as anv in mo
Southwest, and that lie is de
termined to sell every ai'ticle
at prices Lower than the Low
est. Call on him to-uay and
examine goods and prices. Ho
will satisfy you both as to qual
ty and cost.
i Six and one-half
pounds Durant's A Coft'ee Su
gar for Ono Dollar; Eight
pounds Now Orleans Sugar for
Ono Dollar ; Four lbs. Primo
Rio Coftco, Ono Dollar ; Best
Imperial Tea, Ono Dollar and
a half per pound ; Best Gun
powder Tea, Ono Dollar and
Sevonty-fivo Cents por pound ;
Young Hyson and Oolong Tea,
Ono Dollar per pound, and ev
erything proportionately cheap
at WILEY & BIXBY'S.
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H K AD QUARTERS.
BEERWART, ORTH & CO.
130 Commercial Avenue, Cairo, III.
STOVES, TIN WARP:, HOLLOW
"W I Rt E CLOTH
fcr Window fecreent, S
SAND SCREENS, STEP LADDERS
&c, cVc, Ac.
CRADLES, A-c, &c.
Alto manufacturer- of
& Copper Ware
Tin, Sheet iron
fole Agents for the calibrated
FAME COOKING STOVES,
Uric's Moveable Point Steel Plow
Ghat's Patent Coal Oil Cans,
LITTLE GIANT PRUNING SHEARS,
SCANTLIN A COOK'S
EVAPORATOR AND CORN MILLS.
RICHARDS PATENT CHIMNEY
Warranted a mire cure or smoking chlmnles
(Buceesior to IN Saup.)
WHOLESALE & RETAIL
FIRE WORKS, TOYS,
102 Commercial Avenue.
$10i ts 12W per month, everywhere, male and
female, tn Introduce the the latent unproved,
mot nitni'le andpei-eet SHUTTLE SEWINfi
MACIUNr; ever luvented, We challense the
woild lo compete villi II. Trice only lis 00, and
fully warranted for rive yearn, making tne
Ela.lto Lock Hlitcb, alike nn both 1.1. Ic, The
tame aa all the hluh priced shuttle
machine. Alo. the celebrated and
latent COMMON KENE FAMILY HEWING MA
CHINE. I'rico only 15 no, and fully warranted
lur live year. Uice machine will atltch, hem,
fell, tuck, quilt, cord, bind, braid and embroider
In a most superior manner. And are warranted
to do all work that can be done on any hlfih.pnced
much'tie in the world. For circulars and terms
addren H. W VNKOOI' A CO., 254 Hidite avenue,
! 1', O, Box, 272H I'hlladelphla, I'a. o.'23, 3rmv
With lu gloomy MlemlKuU, low anir
IU' tltiirealon. Iisvolunfnry emUnfou.
loaiur iiemen, uperiuaf orrliira, loaa oi
oaip. iSIhv liriul. Ionm of mmari.
nntl IbreatonMl Ininrlcure nml Itnue.
rlllla, itndN lovereura cure In siiiri.
iihrey'a Homeopathic Npnl.ir No
Tweiity-eltlDt. Composed ot tr.e inuM valua
ble mibi aud potent uiratlvo tney .true a
undo at the root ot the mill i lone ur t n jcra
tern, arrest the d I. charge, nnd iniirl vigoran?
anorgy. III? and vitality lo ticntue man. Tney
have cured thousand of even, Price, J5 pei
paokiKeaol Ave boxes and a large 12 vial, which
la very important iu obstinate or old uaset, or II
ptrsinKlr box. sold by all dniKjIttf, aj sent
by malT on receipt ol price. Ad trail Humphrey.
Bpcclnc llomopathlo Msdlolae Sa 662 Broad
f.'JY' . . ' caui
auglW.owawly Aajt, Cairo, llllsoli