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lnblleatioa Mm, Balletisi HaUdlac
LOCALS OF THE WEEK.
Ai'i'i.KH woro idling .Saturday, at 60
cents per buihol from wagons.
NS'tATiirit on Mond(y 6th Inst., at t n.
in., 82 In Ihnshado and 01 in tin; bum.
.Mr. .1. T. Davidson Is tit o successor of
Mr. H. S. Yncnm In tliu City National
TMKKXinMKi r.ii Indicated ul noon Satur
day Wi In tliu sliado, utid In tliu
A New ijkai.v lj being put down on tho
crossing between Wftlnut mid Tenth
Louis Hlatau In putting up n now
I) rick building on Eight struct Tor a nloon
.'IB feet by 21.
Pkarhks wcro rolling out or unlicensed
wagons Saturday at 40 cents por box and
banket i cents at licensed stores.
Urmkmiirr tho address nt Winter's
block to-day at 4:il0 ,).in, sharp. "What
if Christianity bo true?"
Krrii Whitcami' hat been appointed
police constable rkr Jas. (jilinri resigned.
Fred, wu predict, will make n good ollicer,
Tiik Normal 'School for teachers opened
on .Monday last In tho High School build
ing, under direction of Professor'Kfrk, of
W. II. Hon krisON, late police constable,
lms carried away In his pocket book cer
tain moneys belonging to tho city, In all
huiN Jo.vi:, an earnests upporter of Air
Grant, distinguished himHf by Hogging
bin sister. The disloyal Hros lined him
i'i and cot,
Tiik police court during the week was
well patronized. Mcllale recalled quite
it number of boanlerii and tho city -eveial
dollars of line.
The .SVvhay Hri.i.hTi.v is not yet up
to tho standard wo have tiit-d for it; but
we inii't have time. "Tall oaks from little
u corns grow.'
'I' I IK necessity (or a tn 1 1 -1 ku pet
bouse is passing away. There are only
foil r cases in it now, and the patients are
.1. .1. ASDEK-O & Co., gas litters, have
sold their stock to .Ino. T. Kcnnlu, of the
Vulcan Iron Works. Our citizen" will
know where to apply.
Ox Wednesday a large number of our
citizen made an excursion on the Kckert,
to Paducah. The participants enjoyed tliu
occasion. It was ono of pleasure, long to
Swoiioiia Duos , inform u, that if tho
public lose sight of Harrison who -hot
their brother, Juseph, they will not. They
are determined justico shall be done, in
spite of interested parties.
A Uourta .Schick has petitioned the
council to pay her $300, dating.; for in
luries sustained by her in ccnniieneo of
f the city's negllgcucu. .She broko her leg
by falling through n sidewalk.
Tiik building formerly owned ly tho
Itaptlst Home Mission or something of the
kind, has been 'purchased by the school
diroctors for tho use of the colored chil
dren attending tho public schools,
Mish Mary lllodgctt walked off the
sidewalk on the west side of Commercial
avenue, between Ninth and Tenth street",
and broke her leg. Tho accident occurred
at night, in the beginning of last weok.
.Uli. Patrick II. l'ope and .Mr. John
O. Hodges havo made a political coalition
to carry tho county for tho Itndical ticket
this fall. .lack i pretending to run for
Sheriff, andjl'at is running for County At
torney. Tiikkk will bo a grand (iiceloy and
Itrown barbecue at tho Richwoud school
house, near Unity, Saturday, August 24th.
Hon. W..I. Allen, Hon. H. W. Webb, and
.lolin IJ. Harrnan, Esq., will address tho
Tiik Young Men's Christian Associa
tion occupy a room over Rockwell iV C .'s
book s'.oro, on Commcrclnl avenuo. It Is
llttcd up for meeting purpose. Tito aso
elation will open a reading room as soon
as circumstances will permit.
Mr. Tuomas South ha opened a new
harness shop, on Washington avenue.
Ho has tho name of being n good, indus
trious workman, and is fairly entitled to
n sharo of public patronage. All such
are heartily welcome to Cairo.
Mr. Martha A. Cunmkk, wife of
Mr. It. J. CunditV, of this city, died at tho
residonco of her Into busbnml, on Tliurs
day morning last. A large funeral paid
respoct to tho many virtues ol the deceased
on Friday, Tho remains were buried in
the cemetery at Villa Ridge.
Mackik'm corn Mill on tho lovce, near
tho Egyptian mills, havo throe run of stono
nnd four coolers. Mtcklo has managed
to grind, ship and soil, during tho past
year, as nearly as wo could nscorlain, 55,
O00 barrols of meal. Including local
The Baptist!, a small but resolute band
of pcoplo In Cairo, aro now making thoir
tenth annual attempt to build a church in
this city. Wo hope they may bo more
successful than thoy havo been heretofore;
and thoy will bo if they indulge in n lltllo
unnrgy and considerable perseverance.
:Soiktimks tho local of Tiik Hui.i.ktin
falls into orron. Ho stntod tho other day
that tho city council proposed to till tho
Twelfth street public school lot, (which
bo called the Thirteenth ttroet school) to
grade. This Is an error, unless Hiird
llarrell and Phlllis, tho school directors,
re tho city council.
An attempt to rob tho City National
bank was made Thursday morning about
U o'clock, Una of tho burglars is a young
man well-known in Cairo, nnd has boon
Ktillty of manifold "slips." Rospcct lor
Ills family has benn his shield against tho
Tiik Arab firocnglno company has ad
vortlscd for bids to build their now on
glno house It will be orectcd on the slto
of their present building, and will bo
about tho size and flniih of tho Hough
nnd Koady's building. Tho company has
prospored since Mr. Jack Winter, who Is
a compound of bluster and weakness, was
ousted from tho prosdency.
AVhkk tho local of Tin: Hui.i.ktin
hinted that ZulckrelitU. of Owonsboro
Kentucky, was not entitled to orders for
Cairo, tho local did wrong. Zulckrelgle
does work that cannot bo dono In Cairo,
is a llrst-clais workman, and doiorves tho
patronage ol tho peoplo of this cltv as
much as any man who noils good goods at
Pkok. Kruukr was elected teacher of
tho Gorman School of this city last "Wed
ncsday night. Tuesday evening last ho
delivered a lecture In English on the
''Future of tho UormanjAmoricarl8chool,,,
It was applauded by all who had the
pleasuro of listening to It. The Professor
1 Is n thorough educator, and wobollevo our
' German school, under bis supervision,
will take a front rank in Illinois.
' IH rimj tho past week tho police lorce,
under direction of Chief Myers, has been
( making tho city an uncomfortable place
ol residenco for tho members of tho Frail
Sisterhood who do here abide. Tho Chiefs
motives for these raids has been questioned!
butthiowho know him bei know that
thoy aro prompted by his detestation of
tho trade followed by tbesi women. His
heart probably bleeds for the unfortunate
women, but stern duty urges liim on in
his efforts of reform.
Mr. I'ui'K, tho notorious Radical politi
clan, distinguished as tho partner of Hon.
D. W. Munn and D. T, l.incgar, Eq., two
bushwhackers of tho Grant forces l'ope,
as afore.taid, returned fiom Crittenden
Springs last weok. The heat of tho city,
nnd tho unsatifaction news from North
Carolina havo made him sick, and he is
now in the agonies of cramp colic, with
the probabilities pointing to cholera. Ho
has almost como to the conclusion that
Radicalism in these days is vanity and
fetation of the spirits.
Tiik robbery of the trcaury of tho
Grant and Wilson club has not yet been
investigated. Allen, tho O rant negro who
handled tho money, but did not, of course,
take it, has been walking quietly since bis
connection with tliu lost treasure was
hinted at in tliee column. Hoolh, the
colored man who leads the colored braves
into the political battle so gallantly; and
Gladney, who has r. gooddeal of iene, but
Is a moral coward, do not he'itate to cuts
A Hen. They think ho is not all that fancy
pictures him, and that tho club have been
sadly take In.
A young man namod Turner, a late
resident of Williamburg. New York,
died in a skiff at the wharf of this city
W-dncdiy last. He and his father
bought a skiff at Keokuk, Iowa, a few
weeks ago, intending to go down tho river
to New Orient!'. Ileforethey got to Cairo
both tho father nnd son wtro prostrated
by sicknes, which resulted in tho death
of tho young man a few moments afur
tho skiff landed at the wharf. Tho
father, an old man of sixty years, was so
feeble he could not move. Ho Is now at
the hospital, but bis recovery I not con
Tiik City Council mot in joint session
Tuesday night. Hills to the amount of
over 4.3,600 wero presented. If this U an
average, tho cost of running the city gov
ernment during tho year, if we count in
interest on bond, etc., will be more than
$100,000. How long cun such a burden
bo endured by a city tho income of which
is not moru than $50,000, and whose, out
standing "orders on the treasury, to pay
which there is not a cent of cash, would
make a small . mountain ? We are not a
disinterested spectator of this recklessness.
We have tuxo to pay, In common with
our fellow-citizens, and if it is just tho
sainototho council wo wish thoy would
hesitate a moment and count the co-t of
persistence in thu present policy ol reckless
Mr. James Johnson, agent of the Illi
nois Central at this station, has furnished
us with tho following statistics of freight
received and forwarded from Cairn station,
on tho Central, between August 1, 1871,
and duly 31, 187L' :
AllllCI.K.. Nil. ("Alls. IIMXTITV 1
Coal ... ... I0.II.V) lll!l,.VMIon
Corn ."I,!il2 78,-J40,imki Hi
Oal :i,.'illl V.KlU.UOil It. ,
Flour ;:.44l( .'II4.IMMI libl i
Wheat 7t iri,S44l,HH) Iti
.Meal I!i:i 4!l,:tiM bb.
Ilav 471 T.fXl-'i.lKHl Hi-
I'ork IK7 IS,17.'ibbU
.Meat :ll II. 1 80,1 H ltt..
WiiK'in IW ."l.iwi Wilson.
HagKlujf Ul I.M2H,iW0 l'"
Aggregate 'JSI,to car.
Agg'Vgale 477.4IW.77S lb.
Mol;..e. .... 7.7U7 bbl (
Cotlou S2.I4II bale
Tobacci 821 hluU
Tho above nro the principal items of
freight forwarded. Tho uggregato weight
of freight forwarded was 70,977,014, lbs or
nearly 3,64'J ear loads of 20,000 lbs. euch.
At tho session of tho Normal School '
Saturday, there woro presont nlnetcon ,
' scholars. Tho subject of Instruction was :
"School Management and Government."
Tho Professor discussed the subject under
tho following heads ;
1 Tho inherent dllllcultie sthat enter into
all the elomonts of school life, growing
nut of tho cooiplox characters of human
ity ; tho widely ditloront temperament or
children ; tho ignoranco of the community 1
as to tho real charactor and tendoncy of
educational processes; the disposition in
men to prefer glitoring generalities to
. solid worth,
2. Want of professional training ; a
preparation that will onablo tho toachor
to moot and ovorcomo all tho obstacles ,
that presont themselves so continuously
! boforo tho toachor, fitting thorn for moot
ing tho issues that confront him at almost 1
every step. Tenchers should cultivato a
normal training among thomsolves;
should bo each to himself a normal teacher
by study, rollectlon, frequent intercourse
with educational man and women ; by tho
RROulak mketihu ok Tin cifv coUN -
Council Chamber. I
Cairo, Ilk, Al.gi.stll. 1872.
l'rcjont-HI, Honor. Mavor Lnnsden
and Cunningham, Metcalf, l'hlllls, Hob
Inson, Standi, Stratton, Swayne, Taylor,
Wuldcr and Wood 11,
On motion of Alderman Cunningham,
the reading of tho minutes was dispensed
AN OKDI.V AWCC,
A bill for an ordinance entitled "an or
dinance providing for tho building of n
sower on Sixth street," was rcail a .second
time, and, on motion of Aldormnn Swoyne,
referred to tho board of aldermen,
Tho committeo on claims not bolng
ready to report concerning tho petition of
AugustitScuick,on motion of Councilman
Wood, thoy wero granted time until the
next joint session of tho council.
Hill of Milton Jonkins, amounting to
$4b! for building and repairing sidewalk,
was, on motion of Alderman Cunning
ham, referred to tho committee on claims.
Councilman Wood moved that tho strcot
committeo bo instructed not to lower
any mora sidewalks, and to make only
such repairs on sidewalks as are nocesary
to render them safo lor pedestrians. Tho
chair ruled tho motion out of order, hold
ini that the only correct nroceduro was to
rcconldor the resolutions rejected at tho
lat joint session, bolng substantially the
same as Councilman Wood's motion.
On motion of Councilman Wood the
council thou adjourned.
M. J. Howi.ry, City Clerk.
There will be sold at public miction at
tho naval station, Mound City,
Friday, August 10th, at ono p.
following proporty on account
department, bureau of ordnance'
000 pounds refuso powder.
Terms of ale, cash on delivery, and re-
moval of property within three day.
Hy order of Commandant,
Francis T. Gii,i.ktt,
8-11 :it. P. A. Psymastor U.S. N.
Weiss Deer of the Ulysses S. Grant
brand, Christianizing in its character, is
kept for halo at tho Thalia aloon only. tf.
There will be sold at public, auition nt
tho naval station, Mound Cltv. Illinoi.
on Friday, August 10th, at two p.m , the
following property on account of navy
department, bureau yards and dock -
1 Smithy i.e. Harge.
1 lot of Iron.
I Platform Scales and Weight.
'J0O feet Rubber Hoe.
1 Hlacksmith's Forge.
1 lot of Stoves.
1 Letter Press.
Terms of ale, cash on delivery, and re
moval of property within three days.
Hy order of Commandant,
Francis T. Gili.ktt,
S-ll-::t P. A. Paymaster I'. S.N.
Greeley Lager Heer, a purely patri
otic article, can bo bad at Thalia sa
Can tho coarse srittv tooth powders
i ud tooth.ilostroying chemical lluids llnd
u jiwoi'ii ine loneis oi sensioie people.
Tho frngrant and preservative Sozixlont
has sperceded thorn all. Aug 10-d,w-lw
A FaMii.v Trka8Urk. The happiest
and bet member of family is uually
called tho light of tho household, becaue,
besides being happy and cheerful himself,
or herself, he or ulie makes all else habpy
or cheerful. Tho Charter Oak is such a
treasure. Aug. 10-lt
'Cant no Without it. Thi is what
the stage and horo car companies, livery
stable keeper, members of tbo turf, and
all grooms and trainers say of tho Mus
tang Liniment. They "can't do without
it." And why-' Hecuuso it infallibly re
duces the external swellings, A.c., which,
under various names, impair the uefull
ness and value of tho king of quadruped,
and also because, for sprains, strains,
galls and other injuries to which horse
tlesh is liable, it i tho mot trustworthy
preparation in the market. Yet these
recommendations comprise only a por
tion of its claims to public conlldcuce.
During n period of moro than tixteon
years, It has been recognized ns a specific
for many of tho most agonl.ing disorders
which aillict tho human family such as
rheumatism, gout, neuralgia, lumbago,
ticdotereux, soro throat, earache, tooth
ache ; and likowiso as a pecrles implica
tion for cuts, bruises, burns nnd scald.
100 Caddies Virginia Tobacco;
100 boxes Shactl'er's Model Soap ;
'J.j hhds. Now Orleans Sugar ;
'25 bags Peaborry Cotl'oo ;
'JO bags Costa Wo Corl'eo :
t'.O sacks Choice Rio ;
no sacks Prime Rio ;
20 boxes Factory Choeso
just received and for sale at low prices at
It Stratton a llinn'h.
Girls wishing to bo instructed in Mu
sic, or to attend a night school should cnll
on Mils Fitzgcra'd, nt tbo Gibson House,
on Commercial avenue, corner of 4th
street, Cairo. -Ht,
Wo respectfully inform tho citizens
ol Cairo and vicinity that wo fhnll upon
on or about tho 1st of September, 1872, in
Netl's new brick building on Eighth
street, with an entiro new and olrgant
stock of dry goods, clothing, etc.
8-10 tl. Hunt & Amson.
Prof. L. Krugor Is prepared to glvo
private lessons in elementary as woll ns in
tho highest branches of education In tho
English, Gorman, French and ancient
languages, nt tho residences of thoso desir
ing instruction, from Monday tho 12th
Inst. Inquiro nt Judgo dross' olllco.
Ilium & Amson will open about tho
1st of September with a now rtock of
clothing, dry goods, boots and shoes, etc.,
which will bo solectod by Mr. Ilium In
thu Eastern markets, during this month
Ills largo oxporlonce In the business and
acquaintance with tho wants of tho people,
will onablo him to make his slock full and
completely suited to all classes and ages.
Remember tho place Nell's new brick
building on hlghth street, betweon Com
mercial and Washington avonues.
' Proposals will bo received by either of
I tbo undersigned, until Monday Angus
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I "oarth lining (more or less) at pnhilo
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SCIIOOI Illuming, uiirner in i uirieeiilll 1100
Walnut streets, Tho work will bo given
to tho lowest responsible bidder, anil to bo
completed on or boforo tho Mb day of
Ii. Hurd, 1
M. IJ.Harrell, V School Diieetor'.
.1. II. 1'hlHiiJ
On Monday next the shorlff will sell
delinquent lots and binds for tho city tuxes
unpaid on tho same, for tho yenr 1871.
Those who havo not yet paid said taxes
havo not much time to spare. 8-10-21
Mr, Smith, confectioner, In Hudor's
now brick building, Washington avenue,
has ono of the best and coolest ico cream
saloons in tho city, elegantly fitted up, and
where you can also partake of the choic
est bon-bons, cakes, pics, etc.
baked by himself, llo has a huo new
1 oven in tho rear, and everything is cru
I pnlously elenn and tidy, in addition to
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HUB HU lin n iiuhuiu ruun vuiim.ii,
ups of all descriptions, and his obliging,
atl'ablu deportment, is all that can bo de
sired bv tho most fastidious. Tho estab-
' l'bment is nnt-clais H-utiu
( Wm. Ehlers, at hissUopon Twentieth
street, opposite the Court House hotel, is
, manufacturing boots and shoo, of ovcry
I ty and variety, warrnnted to give per-
feet satisfaction. He keeps genuine French
calf and gives his customers all ho prom-
Some of the mo-t beautiful sets of
jewelry nro now being manufacturing by
j Messrs. Tabers dros., consisting of
Ainethjil, Coral, Slonf-Caiiito, Tujia:,
(lurnrl and fold, which will be offered to
' tho admirers of such work in a fow day..
' Ifany of our readers doubt their being
made in Cairo, or havo any desire to see
' such work dono, just let them step into
' 128, Commercial Avenue, and see the busy
I fingers bending and shaping the lovely
' forms Into ornaments that would honor
J the gayest dresed ladies of Hroadway.
j George, tho barber, whoso main shop
is on Commercial avenue, between Eight
' ecnth and Nineteenth street, has opened
a branch bnrber shop on Washington
avenue, opposite tho court house. Ho is a
smooth shave, a good shntnpooer, a good
joker, has a lino lot of toilet articles, clean
towel, cuts hair In the latest style, keeps
harp razors and scisors, and a clear
conscience. Go and lean back in that
elegant barber chair and try him.
HOW TO GO WEST.
This is an enquiry which every ono
should have truthfully answered before be
starts on his journey, and a little care
taken in examination of Routes will in
many cases save much trouble, time and
The "I. U. & W. Route," running from
Indianapolis through Hloomlngton to Bur
lington, has achieved a plendid reputation
in tho last two years as tho leading passen
ger route to tho west. At Httrlington it
I connects with the great Hurlington Route
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i.tuuii I it I is unui;. hiiiuu.i ijuuuiui II tuna
to Nebraska and Kansns, with close
connections to California nud tho Terri-
lories; and passengers starting from Cairo
' on their wav westward, cannot do bettor
than to take tho I. II. Si W.aud Hurlington
This Lino has published a pamphlet
called "How to go West , ' which contains
much valuable information; alargocorrec
map of the Great West, which can be
obtained free of charge by addressing the
General Passenger Agent H. Si M. It. K.
Hurlington, Iowa. 7-rj,d&w.1m.
Having refurnished this woll known
and popular boarding house, on Sixth
street, near tho post oflico, tho proprie
tress would inform tho public that hho
I is prepared to accommodate tho public
' with Urst-class board und well furnished,
well ventilated rooms on the most reason
able terms. Ample preparations have
been made to accommodate nn unlimited
, number of day bonrdors. Patronngo o
I liclted. Mrs. T. N. Uakknkv.
PIANOS AND ORGANS.
The best, most reliable and cheapest
Pianos and Organs In tho market and on
terms to suit tho purchaser. Old instru
ment taken in part payment for now
Those wishing to purchase instruments
had better buy of an ngont who i ac
quainted with the construction of instru
ments and ono that can bo relied on.
Every instrument warranted forllvoyenrs,
N. P. Curtis, Agent.
W.M. EicnoKK has purchased tho estnb
lishmout of Eichotl' Hrothors, in Cairo,
and now proposes to prosecute tho furni
turo manufacturing business with new
vigor, and plvdgcs himself to sell furniture
of every description cheaper than over be
fore Try him. C25tf
j Ik you wish to indulge in a doliciou
cigar, patronize P, Saup, Commercial ave
I nuo If you wish good chowing or smok
j lug tobacco, pipes, tobacco pouches, etc.,
I go to P. Saup's popula- Tobncco and
IT IS A POLITICAL FACT
a religious fuct a moral fact a scien
tific fact a fact Indisputable, that P.
SAHP has on hand, at his popular To-
iiacc'o anhCioah Stork, tho best brands
of all kinds Tobacco und Cigars.
Lamport, tho popular barber, is now
at his post on Eighth streot between
Washington and Commercial avenues.
Thorn is not a bottor bnrber than Danlol
Lamport in tho city. His razors aro al
ways in lino order, his shop always neat,
his towels always fresh nnd clonti, nr.d
himself always attonllvu nud pollto.
Hair cutting, coloring und shnmpoonlng
dono in tho most satisfactory manner.
Cnll on him. 8-ldml
Cahtohia Is k sclontlila vegotabjojirop
aratlon; a porfect substitute for and moro
eH'octlvn than ('
Ing it to crying nnd toothing cblldron
It cures Stomach Ache, Wind Colic, Con
stipation, Flatuloncy, Group nnd kills
Worms. Make your druireist send for It :
ho will alwat. Uonn It ,., r. U.
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must havo It. It costsbut thirty dlvo emits
a uotlln 0VJ8WH
Hkavv Himi, glass Fruit .lars, (tin top)
quarts Sl.Vir. nnd half gallons, $2 per doz.
Gonulno "Mason Improved," Fruit .lars,
(glass top, self sealers,) quarts $1, ami half
gallons $3 per dozen. Host W. G. (iron
slono china) plates and tea, CO cents per
set. Fine goblets, only 10 cents aplecn.
Other uoods In proportion, nt
I'arxonx, Davis & Co.V,
0-1 5-tf 6 andjr Tonth street.
Caution. Every genuine box or I)r
McLean's Liver l'llls benrs tho signature
of Fleming Hros., Pittsburgh, I'n., and
thoir private Ir. S. stamp. "Tako no
other." Tho market is full of imitations.
It Is tho popular vordlct that people who
have boon accustomed to tho use of Hitters
and Cordials aro obliged, eventually, to re
sort to McLean's Livor Pills forpormnnen
If you would be healthy, wealthy and
wise, indulge in tho Liberal Catawba
Wine, which can alwnys bo bad, cool and
sparkling, at tho Thnlla saloon. tf
Dan. II aktma.n has received ono of tbo
largest stocks of Fruit .Jars over before
brought to Cairo, and is desirous of closing
it out without delny. Ho tl.creforo ollors
Mason's Improved Porcolain self-seniors,
quarts at ?2.00 per dozen; glasswiro top, '
quarts, at $125 per dozen and half-gallons ,
nt $2.00 per dozen. These are tho cheapest
j prices in tho market.
Wiley Si Hixby nro ccuring for them
selves a largo trado through tho superior
ity of their goods. 8-73td.
SAW MILL FOR SALE.
On easy terms to u good man, or wil
retain an interest If desired. For particu
lars inquire at this olllce. M-7tf
ice! ice 1 1 icem i
From Wednesday May 1st, tho ico
wagon will canvass tho city, to continuo
during tho summer months. None but
puro northern laku co will be delivered.
Husk, Loom is, Ac Co.
P. Saui' s popular Tobacco and Cigar
Store is located on Commercial avenue,
between Sixth and Seventh streets, nnd
marked by the unique sign of "tbo Girl of
Somktiiinii Nkw, Tea in cans at
Wii.k.V V Ux
HOUSE FOR SALE.
A two story frame house, with two lot,
out houses, etc., on Center street, between
Washington avenuo and Walnut street,
near tho hign school building, A very
desirable residence. Terms easy. En
quire at R. Smyth fc Co.'?, grocery store,
Ohio Levee. .Ioii.v O'Huik.v.
A great excitement prevails in the City
Shoe Store, by tho usunl rush of custom
ers for Hoots, Shoes and Slippers. Tho j
secret is, Mr. Hlack announces his inten
tion to sell his entire stock of summer
good at actual Cot Price, to maku room
for nn early fall trado.
Patrons should bear in mind it Is to
., . . . .. II . .. I..I.. 1
. incir inicrei 10 can eariy io ouiaui nar-
.Steamer Rovor, St. Louis.
" Arkansas Relic, Evaiinville.
" City of Chester, MemphI.
" Messenger, St. Loui.
' Painter, Casevville.
" Illinois, Columbus. j
" Jim Fik, I'aducah. j
" Glencoe, St. Louis.
" Hello Memphis, St. Loui.
I Steamer Hover, Ohio River.
; " Arkansas Belle, Evansville.
" City of Chester, St. Loui.
" Nashville, Louisville.
" Messenger, Cincinnati.
, ' Painter, Cuseyville.
" Illlnios, Columbu..
" Jim Fisk, Paducah.
" Glencoe, N. Orleans. j
" Hello Memphis, Memphi.
111(1 MUDPV COAL.
Steamboats supplied nt nny time, both 1
1 day and night, with cither lump or chest
nut coal, in nny quantity, nnd on usual
' terms, at tho yard at Gruud Tower, Ills
Special contracts uttered on favorable
j terms upon application.
II. V. Ol.VI'HANT,
D..A, Hokkk, Gen'l. Supt.
Sales Agent. 3-15-ly,
ROATH TO I.KAVK I'O-II A V.
Tho Julia leave., ul G o'clock this even
ing for Memphis, Vicksburg, and nil way
landings. Tho packet leaving for Evans- .
villo nnd all points on tho Ohio river this ,
evening ut ti o'clock, Is tho splendid steam- ,
or Idlewlld. The fast Grand Tower
bound for St. Louis will bo hero this even
ing, and leaves at 0 o'clock. The good
stoamer Utah leaves at 0 o'clock this
evening fur Little Rock and nil points on
tho Ohio rivor.
CONDITION OK TIIK RIVKRS,
Tho river at this point continues falling
IS! inches daily. Tho decline in the Ohlu ,
abovo hero continues nnd tho channel is
Cumberland rivor is still falling. t
There is II vo and a half foot In tho Ar
kausas, und still falling.
Rivor on n stand at Pittsburg.
Mississippi rivor is still on tho decline
with loss than nine foot in thu channel.
IIUMNtSS AND WKATMKR.
Diuing thu greater portion of yesterday
business was dull about thu landings, and
steam boats wore senrco.
Tho weather was clear and sultry.
Tho Nashville brought down u medium
roshlpplng trip, and returned to Louisville
Tho Messenger had a light trip for tho
Tho Arlington will lay up, on her ar
rival at Cincinnati, and wait for bettor
Tho Louisville nnd Portland canal will
bo closed in about ton or llfteon days, to
continuo tho repairs that woro begun last
season. It will rouiaiu closed llvu or six
tun. .I'd I
Tlm lliiwl ni n Is hrliiidni around a low
I lie llawi.oxo is nringing nrounu a vow
ofnll 11 111 k for St. Louis.
years to mako tbo trip by steamboat,
from Paducnh to Knoxvillo. What a
grand river tho Tonncssco will bo
when navigation Is unobstructed from
Its mouth at I'aducah, Kentucky, to its
bend wators, nbnvn Knoxvillc, moro than
700 miles of river, llowlag through tho
rich and fertile volloy of Kast Tonncssco
nnd North Alabama, washing tho bao of
the mountain' of coal and Iron, and
gliding beneath magnificent bluffs, and ,
picturesque scenery tho most beautiful in (
nil the land, which hero anil there rlo In 1
solemn graudour, and Inviting loveliness
all along lt course,'1
Captain Hen M err llus has sold bis Inter
est In tho stoainer Louisville, to her llrst
Tho Glcncoo had a big trip of freight.
The dim l'lsk ended her weeks bulness
by bringing In a lino trip of pcoplo.
Tho Hover had n tow of oro for the
Tho Paintc" Nn. 'J, brought down two
barges of coal for drown and .lone nt
Compotitlon lias reduced tho faro from
St. t.Ollls to l P. ml In lx,n .Ullnj 'PI..,
.... ..... , ,... . ,,
'I'll Us. HOWARD,
'lly .Vnlloiinl Unsik HiilMliiic.
L.Hpeclnl attention paid toor.lers from Menni
boat nlKlit onlay
JjegSix and one-half lbs.
Durant's A Coilec Sugar for
One Dollar; Seven lbs. New
Orleans Sugar forOne Dollar ;
three and one-half libs. Prime
Bio Cotlee, One Dollar ; Best,
Imperial Tea, One Dollar and
j a half per pound ; Best Gun-
powder Tea, One Dollar and i
SeVCHty-llve Cents per pOUlld J 1
YoUIlg HySOU ttlld Ooloilg Tea, '
-x t-v n i
erything proportionately cheap
at' WILEY & BIXBY'S.
tjCasC. Danny wishes the
public to be informed that ho
has on hand a Stock of Goods
as extensive as any in the
Southwest, and that he is de-
j termined to sell every article
at prices Lower than the Low
est. Call on him to-day and
examine goods and prices. Ho
will satisfy ,you both as to qual
ty and cost.
T$r3ra"Tlie Weekly Bulletin IS
Tpcsronly One Dollar a year.
XitSsrThe Sunday Bulletin is
i&3?'0nly One Dollar a year,
TitSby mail : Two Dollars by
Under". New lli'ii'k HllililiiiL', eiirner
Elghlh ami W:ililiii:liiu Aeuue,
1JAKER & CONFECTIONER
i.NN UKAI.KIt IN
FoltEION AND DOMIXnc FRI'IT.-,
Iijk Cream and Soda Fountain.
de.iiv in i it mi my patronaud the pub
lic at large, that I am at all time, prepared to
lurnWi everything In the aboe line on the
.hortest notice, liielinllng Wedding and
tjueen cake, etc. Alo .upper parties fur-iil-hetl
to order prouiptlv anil perfect .all,
For quality anil price. 1 defy cnmeptitlou.
Try me once and ou will eonie again.
Hirn iiKii anii Dkai.kr in ai.i, Kinhs ok
CtlliNKK NlNKTK.NTII ANII PiM'I.OI M..
liny, and slaughter, only the be.) cattle,
hog. and .beep, and I prepared t lltl any de
maud lor Iri-h uie.'it Irom one pound to leu '
tlinu-.illd pound-. ilcc'Jillf,
NOTICE TO CONTRACTOR.-.
Arab Fl iv Co. will recehe .ealed propo
sal, for the erection of a new engine liou.e
on the kite of their pie-enl building, for
the entire work and uiateilal, to IlliUh and
eiiuuilete the building according to plan and
.pecilicatiou on exhibition now at the
olllce of Leo Klcb. Rid. will be opened on
the Kith lut. Company icerve. the l ight to
reject au mil.
iUK, j '-'"""ulttee.
S. WALT KltS,
HARD and SOFT LUMBER
o every description,
LATH, SHINGLES, CEDAR POSTS
UOOltS, SASH, HLINDS
Kiirulihe.l on shortest notice,
C'ouiuicroial-av, bet. 10th and llth-sti).,
Wills lla srlooiur atlrud-iutK. luvr amr
Km' Ueitrviutluii, issvoluutnry riuliwiou. ,
loaaur as-suess, prriuitlorrtiu'it, luu ul I
yower, dlasy heiMl, lou or meiiiory,
iiutl ibrwtteuetl luiitoleuie nml iiuImi. ,
clllty, Hssdss auverelira cure III II11111.
phrvy'M llosutoplbl fieflilc So
Tweulr-eittlil. Uompoteil nlii.e numl valun.
ble mil. 1 mi.t potent i.lmillvei tney MriNe 1
at Ilia rooti the ol initttl. lonrt un l-e tvt.
...... .llnl.--..a. tin. I im.nrl u! mr.i.,1
ne, Hie and vilalltji lo Hti'ntu'e man.. TI117 1
,4Tet.K, ihoiunJn of en es. Price, a pr
aoKieior nve nokos anu large u mi, wnieii
PHKSHYTEHIAN Eighth Street.
Preaching, ."nbbath at in) a.m. and "J p.m.
I'raver mepflnjf, Wednesday at 7 p. m.
.-ahl:illl M'linoi.n p.m. .1. .'I. l-mnlon, HU
pcrlnlendcnl. Hkv. II. Thavkr, Pastor
.METHODIST. -Cor. Eighth and Walnut 81s
Prcnehltig, Snbballi nt 10 a. in., and 7 p. m
Prayer meelliiL'. Wednesday, 71 p.m.
Sahballi School. :i. tun. I., w. Stlllwell.
itr.v, r . ii. i nu.Mri).-sf
CHURCH OF THE l!EDEEMER-(Kplen-
.Mornlng prayer. Sabbath ID :i.m.
Kvcnlii!? prayer, 7 p.m.
Sabbath School. II a.m.
, Kkv. K. I'oa.v, Hector.
T. PATRICK'S CHURCH Ninth St. and
I Vahlngtou Avenue,
Public serlce. Sabbath 8: nnd III a.m.
Veper, 7 p.m.
I Sabbath N'fiool, 'J p.m.
I Sen lee ecrv ilav, H a.m.
IlKV. P. .1. 0'llAI.I.ORAN, Priest.
VOt'NO MEN'S CHRISTIAN ASSoCIA
' TION. Regular meetiiiK second Monday
each month at the Prayer room of the Prc
Weekly l'rnyer meellnif, Friday, 71 p.m. at
the Prayer room of the Prefiytcrhiti
('. PARNO.vrt, President.
I AFRICAN METHODIST. Fourteenth, be
tween Walnut and Cedar.
serlcc, Sabbath. 11 a.m.
Sabbath School, 1 p.m.
Cl.i meet at M p.m.
;.-i:('OND FREE WILL HAPTIST Fif
teenth Street., between Walnut and Cedar,
v'nlee. abbath. 11 and !1 p. III.
Rkv. N. Ricks, Palor.
FREE WILL UM'TlsT HOME MISSION
.-AltllATII M'lIOOl.. Corner Walnut
and Cellar Street.
Mibbalh Selioiil. II a.m.
rlllVP FREE WILL IIAI'TlsT ( Ill'Rl 11
MTUce, SabbatUII a.m., II p.m. .V 71 1. in.
I iikv. W.m. Kki.i.kv, rator.
FIRST .MISSIONARY lAPTI.T CIII'IK II.
- eilar, hetweeli .Mllln unit l entil St.
Preaching Sabb.ith, 10 ii.m. ainl 71 p.m.
I Prayer meetini;, Wedneilay eeuilijr,
Preiiehlin.', Flblav rrnliiL'.'
.ibbath chool, I p.m. .lolin Vauliaste
' and Marv Meiihen. Superiiitcmlcntn.
Rkv. T. .1. Shorkm, Paior.
SECOND IJAPTIST CHCRCH-Fourteenlh
i M reel, between Cedar and Walnut. The
only Itaptl't eliureh recognized hy tin A-
M'i'li'e.. abbath, 11 a.m. H p.in.aii.l 7 p.m
Rkv. .Iacoh IIraih.kv, Elder.
' All!!) COMMANDERY. No. l:l.-Staled
i Awmhly at the A-ylmii .Muviule Hall, llr-t
, and third Saturday In each month.
AIIIO COl'Nl IL,'No.,J4. Regular Coin o
cation nt-Ma-onlf Hall, the .econd Friday
In each nimilli.
CAIRO CHAPTER No. 71. Regular Con
1 oc.itliiu at Mavmlc Halt, on the third
1 Tucdav ol i erv month,
CAIRO LODGE, No. SI7 V.& A. M. Regu
lar (.oiuinuiileatlon at .Ma-unlc Hall, tlie
.econd nud fourth .Monday of each month.
ALEXANDER LODGE, 22!l .Meet in Odd
Fellow." Hall. In Artcr". building, ewry
'riiur-d.iy eM'iiIng at S o'clock.
1 STATK OFFICKHS.
tiovernor .lolin M. Palmer:
l.leutenant-OoM'rnor .lolin Dotiberly ;
.-eretarv of State Edmund Itniumel ;
Auditor of State C. E. Lippliieolt :
Slate Trea-urer E. N. Rate.;
Mipl. Public In.trtictiiiii Nnu ton ll.iteiiian
Seualor. 1.) man Trumbull and .lolin A.
'.teire.elilatlM'. for the Mate-at-l.ai'ge- S.
, L. Ihneridge.
! Reprcentative Thlrleeiith Dl-trlet .lolin
MEM REUS GENERAL A.-SEMRLV.
Senator. Firt DLtrlet T. A. E. Holcouib.
if Cuion, ami S. K. GIIlou, of Gallatin.
Repie-entatlM'. Flr-t Di-trlet II. Wat.on
Judge D. ,1. Raker, of Alexander.
Pin.eeiitlng Attorney .1. F. .McCarlnev,
.-Iierill'-A. 11. Inin.
Wm. Mailin A.-eor and Trea-urer.
.ludge F. Rm.
i A. oeiate. .1. E. MeCrite and S. Marchll
( lerk Jacob (i. Lynch.
I iiruuer .lolin H. (io.-nian.
Major John M. I ansden.
Treaurer .1. It. Tavhr.
( oniptroller L". A. Hurnelt.
Clerk .Michael How Icy.
MaMial Andinw Cain.
Alloniev P. II. Pope.
Police .Ma'.'l. Irate F. Rm and I!. l,an.
Chief of Police L. II. Myer..
Mavor John .M. Lan.den.
Flr't Ward P. G. .-chuh.
Second Ward C. R. Woodward.
Third WardInn. Wood.
Fourth Ward S. Staat. Tavlor.
Citv-at-l.argc W. P. llallldav and D.
IKI.Utli OK AI.IIKR.MKN.
Fir-t Ward lame. Reanlcn, A. II. Sal
lord, laae Walder.
"Ccond Ward It. II. Cunningham, E. Ru
der, O. Stauccl, .lame. .wavne.
Third Waid-Wm. Sti-atlon. J. R. Phllll.
Foiirlh Ward Ino. ML Robln-on, G. II.
Sea.e, .1. 11. Metcalf.
REGCI.AIt t AIRO. PADl't AH .t EVANS-
villi: se.mi-weekly c. s.
mail pack ft.
1 The Kal 11111I Klegaat l'af tiger Stemner
I .1 u'K (iKammkii, Mater,
I En. Thomas, Clerk.
a? I.ciim'. Cairo for Paducah and Evan.
llle, eeiy Tliur-day and Sunday eeiilug,
at it o'lliu'k, connecting at Evau.llle with
the Loui. Hie and Clncinuati packet.. For
freight or pa.-uge apply to
.Iamks Rums Pa..euger Ag'l.
REGI'IAR CAIRO. PADl'CAll " EVANS-
villi: semi-weekly packet.
The line Pa..cnger Packet
I REN. HOWARD
! Nk.ci.kv Rriiii
. . , Master. 1
KTTLeaM's Cairo for Paducah and Evan- ! ure"l
irin eery Tucday and Friday eenlng at ti , '
o'clock. For freight or pa.-age apply on
board or to
Ja.mks Rioum, Pa.scngcr Ag't.
REGl'I.AIt CAIRO AND EVANSVILLE
e.mi.wi:ekly mail link paukkt.
The line low prcuri! Pa.-cngcr Packet
W. It. PENNINGTON1, Ma.lcr. j
rjTLeiucs Cairo eery Wednesday and I
S.ilurdav eenlng at 11 o'clock, for Paducah
and Ea'uUlle. For fielght or passage ajw
plv 1111 board or to
JAmks Hinds, Passenger Ag't.
CAIRO AND MOUND CITY
Will make three trips daily.
iu vino hoi mo citr
At S:-10 -
At 1:30 - P
At ......-..-l' n'
V-... V. . . i . . -bl fit Si flft
Will tanJ. wtuahailetl, S oiOoa UHim ftlfM
niiDgioriiirso fr(i)ii. nor nr.