THE CAIRO DAILY BULLETIN, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31, 1872.
JOHN II. OBKRLY, E.lllor and Publisher.
TERMS OF THE DAILY BUI.LKTIN :
One wmK. by rutin . . .. t
One year by carrier, In advance . 10 00
One month, by mall "
Three month 2 2J
One jer..... 8 "0
TOE DOLLAR WEEKLY BULLETIN
John If. Oberly bu reduced the tubacrip
Uob price of the Wkkkly Cairo Bulletin
to One Dollar per annutn. making It the
cheapest paper published In Southern Illinois.
of Now York
FOB V1CB TRKMDENT,
B. GRATZ BROWN,
rOH HKCRBTARY OK STATE.
rom auditor or public accounts,
FOR STATE TREASURER.
CHARLES N. LAN I'll IKU.
rOR ATTORNEY OFNKRAL,
JOHN B. EUSTACE.
rOB CLERK SOPRBME COURT NORTHERN
FOR CLERK SUrREME COURT CENTRAL
DAVID A BROWN.
FOR CLERK OP SUPREME COURT SOUTHERN
R. A. D. WILBANKS.
FOR CONGRESS EIGHTEENTH DISTRICT,
GEORGE W. WALL,
of Perry County.
MEMBER BOARD OF EQUALIZATION.
of Randolph County.
WILLIAM A. LEMMA,
JOHN H. OBERLY.
"Have we a Bourbon Among in?'1 If
wo have, let him walco up to tho neceiii
tici of the hour, shake off hi oli preju
dices, leirn a lotion of faith and patriot-
iim, and vote for Horace Greeley.
The Radical prty ipent three
millions of dollars to elect a
thief governor of the groat stato
of Pennsylvania. The peoplo should
rebuke this shameful outrage by voting
against tho whole Radical tlokct from
If Clements were posscsied of every
qualification for congressman, he would
till, as tho candidate of tho radical party,
bo objectionable to all men who dcslro to
rescue the country from tho ruinous hands
of its projent rulers. No Liboral Republi
can nor honeit Democrat can vote for
So The; ?
Ogles by wants to go to the United Statos
senate. Tho slate for this programme was
arranged by the Washington Radical ring
over b year ago. Do tho people of Illi
nois intend to let Grant, Morton and the
rest of the ring choose their representa
tives in tho United States sonate for
In Febuary 1871 President Grant sent
We arc authorized to announce JOHN Q.
HABMANa a candidate for Circuit Clerk ol
Alexander county, at the ensuing election in
We are authorized to announce R. S. YO
CUM as a candidate for Circuit Clerk ot Al
exander county, at the ensuing election In
FOR COUNTY ATTORNEY.
We arc authorized to announce P. H.
Pope at a candidate for County Attorney at
he ensuing November eleetlou.
We are authorized to announce PETER
SAUP ai a candidate for Sheriff at the ensu
ing November election.
We are authorized to announce HAMIL
TON DtVlN as a candidate for re-election
to the office of Sheriff ot Alexauder county.
We are authorized to anuounce JOHN
II. 0 OSS MAN as a candidate for re-election
to the office of Coroner, subject to the decU
tlon of the Democratic Convention
Minister Wasiiuurnf. has comu homo
from Paris to vote for Grant.
Tub department clerks in Washington
have vacated the city and gono home to
An immense white hat twolva feot high
drawn by two horses, was carried in tho
procession at Senator Trumbull's meeting
in Freeport. The man who got It up sup
posed Gen. Grant in 1868, and spont live
hundred dollars to help elect him.
Tux address of Anna Dickinson in New
York city last wouk, was ono of tho best
of the campaign. Tho little woman
ftands up bravely for tho right, nod
"standing unbonnetted in tho pretence of
Horace Greeley," does him that honor
which bis genius, his honesty, and the
great cause of which he is now tho rop
No change is to bo made in tho Indian
policy of the administration. Grant takes
tho "humanitarian sido of the quos
'tion"and will consider no suggestions
except such as look to the "civilization
'and christlanlzHlion of tho Indians."
Meantime tho subjects of his missionary
efforts pillage and murder the white
tattlers under tho very noso of tho mission
aries sent to christiunizo and civilizo
Onlv four more working days to be de
voted to the redemption of the country 1
Into these days earnest, persistent and of
lectual labor should be crowdod. Tho
goal is worthy of the best efforts of every
patriotic American citizen. No man who
calls himself such should neglect to use all
bit energies during tho short timo that
Bow remains before tho Important day, in
the cause of Horace Greeley, which is the
cause of Liberalism and of Reform.
AH&SSTS THE WMl
Tub Germans will not voto for Gen.
Grant, who arrests their fellow Germans
n NW York known to bo Greeley men.
Geobox'W. Wall, whoso reputation as
b gentleman and a a man of ability is
.unquestioned, will be a representative of
rbftu bis district may be proud.
message to congress recommending that
the mission to tho court of the
Emporor William be ralsod from the
second to tho rlrst class. In that meuago
he alleged that the new German empire
was in many respects similar to the polit
ical system of tho United States.
"It is the adoption in Europe," ho said,
of American ideas."
If these allegations ot our learned chief
magistrate bo true, it will be worth while
to note where, in ono important particu
lar at any rate, the system of Germany
and the United States aro essentially die-
imilar. This particular difference is in
the matter of the administration of the
Wo respectfully suggest tho adoption in
America of German ideas on this subjoct.
Tho Empire, as at presont constituted,
contains a population slightly over forty
millions of people. There nro twenty-fix
distinct states, the most important and
populous of which is Prussia, whose kine;
s also tho emperor. The government of
Alsaco and Lorraine is not yet finally set
tled, but the other states are governed by
four kings, sovon princes, six grund dukes
and five dukos ; throo the frco states as
they areuallod are governed exclusively
iy legislative bodies. Thoso soveral states
upport a standing army of three hundred
and oighty-three thousand men, and an
already considerable and constantly grow
ing navy. Their aggregate public debts,
including tho fcdoral debt, amount to ten
hundred und forty-five millions of dollars.
How much do you supposo it costs the
pooplo of Germany to support twenty-two
royal families, an army 38.'J,000 strong,
their navy, tho payment of the iutorost on
tho foderal and local debts, the support of
foreign missions, pensions, and nil tho
other expenses growing out of the system
which Gen. Grant has likened to that of
tho United Stated ?
In 1871 n total sum of fico hundred and
aecenty.five million I Of which fifty-llvo
millions were chargeablo to expenses of tho
Tho United Statoi contain a population
of less than forty millions; our urmy I
32,000 strong ; our navy is not great ; we
support no royal families (but alas I we
support a good many that are just as costly.
to say the least of it), and our forolgn ser
vice is indifferent in sizo and paid with a
very liberal hand. Howevor, we havo a
national blessing In tho shapo of a largo
The total nm rocolpts Into tho treasury
of the United States in 1871 wore, in round
figures, three hundred and ninoty-two
millions of dollars. Tho total expundi
turcs were, in round figures exclusivo v
payments on account of tho public debt
thrtc hundred and one millions, Tho
total expenditures of the several states for
local purposes in 1870, according to tho
census taken in that year -and they cor
thinly wero no loss in 1871 wero two
hundred and eighty-one millions ol dollars-,
making a total of taxes paid by the
people of tho United States of m- hundred
and seventy-three million oj dollars! an
excess over tho German expenditures of
three hundred and ninety-eight millions I
It would certainly be a good thing to
adopt In tho United States somo German
Ideas touching frugal administration!
to go back on his appointmont, wbon it
would be discovered that bis unfitness for
an oMcial position of any kind was notori
ous. As a residont of Now, York city he
was known as a common brawlor and
ttrect-rowdy. A frncus of n disroputablo
character brought him into tho courts, and
spread his name abroad. It would subse
quently bo found that Georgo II. But
ler was appointed to tho chief diplomatic
position in tho Orient, with a full and gen
eral knowledgo of his character, as ono of
tho moans adopted to gratify Gen. llcnj.
F. Butler, a near rolativu of the consul
general. Tho next discovery would be
that Consul General Butlor't official con
duct fully Untitled his prlvato charactor as
a rough. Ho onterod upon a long sproo at
tho samo timo that ho assumed the duties
of his consular position. He began tho
disgraco which ho has brought upon tho
country by soliciting and accepting n reg
ular salary from tho khodivo Hi
addition to that paid by
bis own government. He bar
tered off consular agencies and took
part in money-making schomcs prohibited
by consular regulations. It Is stated that
he acquired nearly '.21,000 in gold by
these meant, though devoting himself al
most exclusively to personal dissipation.
He opened nearly all letters that came di
rected to tho care of tho consulate, and
concealed its meanness by either sup
pressing them altogether or explaining
that they had been opened by mlstuko.
He attracted ;tho ill-will of tho peoplo or
the country, and put to blush the American
travelers who visited Egypt. Finally ho
brought his career to a suddon and disgrace
ful termination by shooting and wound
inga man in a drunken brawl. Startled at
this, ho had the quick ingenuity to tolo
graph to his undo and protector at homo
to secure him nn immediato leave of ab
sence, which was forwarded to him by ca
ble This enabled him to leave the scene
of his fights and drunken rows still clothed
with oflicial dignity.
Tho historian of Americau civil-service
would find tho evidence of all this
in tho affidavit of one A. D. Strologo,
who officiated as private secretary
to Consul General Butler, and who
now roveals the latler's disgraceful pro
ceedings because he had been swindled
out of hit proportion of tho profits which
'.he consul general had promised him for
his silenco and co-operation. A moro
trustworthy witness may bo found, how
ever, in Gen. Starring, who, as special
agent of the United States treasury, made
an investigation of Butler's official con
duct, and submitted a report to tho gov
ernment near. y a year ago. It is known
that Gen. "Starring report let
forth materially what has since
become a matter of notoriety; but
tho report was corcfully stowed
away in tho government archives, and
withheld from the public, in ordor that
Consul General Butler might continue
bis disgraceful career under the
protection of tho United States govern
ment. It is probable that the futuro his
torian of the American civil-sorvico sys
tem will find this circumstanco more dam
aging to the administration than anything
that can bo said concerning Murphy,
Casey, Cramer, Hudson, Lector Stocking.
I IT S TJ -JR -A. O B
MAOABA, n. t.,
Afset - 11,4.16,218
OKBMANIA, N. V.,
HANOVER, V. Y.,
REPUBLIC, N. Y.,
AroeU 7M.M5 00
Comprising the Underwriter Afcncy,
YONKERS, N. Y.,
of Egypt will not vote for
' ves Grant ought to bo
nnv aa irintr Ul
..728 86'J 00
Our Homo Advertisers.
nur u o o i w.
C. HAN NY.
KENTUCKY JEANS, FXTKA,
LAKUE STOCK. OF OaRI-KTING
Ula F.ntirr Stock
VERY LOW FIGURES.
CORNER STII ST. AND COMMERCIAL-AY.,
NEW YORK STORE,
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL.
LAHOEST VARIETY STOCK IN THE CITY
GOODS SOLD VERY CLOSE.
Corner of Mliiet-nlli trvetnuil Com
O. O. PATIER.
GROCER and CONFECTION
And Dealer in Foreign FruiU &Nuts,
No. 134 Commercial-ave.,
AnJ Dealer In
..678 404 51
FIKKMKN'B FUND, 8. F.,
SECURITY, N. Y. MAHINK,
Htoref. Dwclllnsr. Furniture. Hull ami Car
Rom, inaured nt ritiei at Uvnraliteaa louurt, per
manent pucurity will warrant.
I retiprctrmiy ak or tno omen ni Cairo,
tharvof tlicir patronaije.
TEUTONIA LIFE INSURANCE
OP CHICAGO, ILLINOIS.
VEGETABLES, FRUITS, EOGS, LARD
FRESH BUTTER, ETC.
J3T All GooiIh warranted fresh, and hole
at the lowest prices.
Corner Uth SU andCommercialAvc.
JOHN A. QUCK, -13.
UriAH. Reite, Usnky Weiieh,
A. C. Kesino, A.Mihcu,
'J h ah. Wentue, Ciiab. Verqua,
Francis Lackner, Ciias. Daeolino,
0. Uirscii, Wm. Rkiniiakdt,
The be.t organised am necurett company la
Hie northwest. The only company nlikti xur
nlee a cash surrender yalue.
CARL L. THOMAS, Gen. Ao't,
Udlr rorl'nlroand vlrlnltjr
U. 11. Morrl,
II. 11. Canute
No, I'uh. and (T, H. Com
THE NEPHEW OF HIS UNCLE.
From the Chicago Trlhunc.
The historian who should undertake to
portray the condition of American civil
service under the ndmlnlttratlon'"Gcn.
Grant could tcarcely overlook the'cVso of
George H. Butler, our consul general to
Egypt. To judge of Its bearings upon the
civll-servlce system, it would be ncsary
FIRE, HULL, CARGO, LIVE STOCK
A'fPla - fWi,m 97
NOHTH AMERICA, PA.,
Abk-Ih 12,783,000 V)
Atari...... .IAM 4,210 Tie
' P1MKN1X, IIAKTFORD,
Aeti . ..I1,781,14S 88
INTERNATIONAL, N. Y.,
A"t 1,1V1,8V8 17
Atirt 1115,67.1 88
A'tetl ll&V-'B 43
AMERICAN CENTRAL, MO.,
Aet SWW.WO (,
CONNECTICUT MUTUAL. LIKE,
A""U IJO.OUU.OOO 00
TRAVELERS', HARTFORD, LIFE AND
Asset 81,600,01)0 00
RAILWAY PASSENGERS AHIWANCR
V"1' S600,000 00
A"ts , IUJO,b02 (in
SAFFORD, MORRIS &0ANDEK,
71 Ublu l,vee,
CltF National Bauk, CAIRO, ILL.
THE KEW SYSTEM.
OR0CEK1ES RETAILED AT WIIOLESALF
PRICES FOR CASH.
AT 11. C. THIELECKE'S STORE.
WAPHINOTON AVENUE. 1IETWEEN TENTH
AND ELEVENTH StKEKTS.
SO lbs. DRY Cuba Sugar for - -$5 0
9J h ii it ... l 00
0 lbs. A coffee Sugar, N. "V . Std. - 1 00
" Prime Rio Cotfco for - - 1 OC
3J Choico " " - - 1 Ot
3 11 Old Government Java - - 1 OC
Teas and othor staple and fancy Groce
ries equally as cneap.
Goods now and full weight given. Call
IM.11K1IUKT TIl'KE T f
FOR SALE, ) for Sal. FOR SALE,
I For Halo 1
TOR SALE.jftr8Aiel.F0R BALE
Fare from Livekfool,
Faro from Londonderry
Faro from Glakoow,
Faro from Queknbtown
TO CAIRO, :;:::!:! $48 JO
('trlfinl. Jinn,, t I n , tint:
Li rr pool New-Toik arid Phlladt-lph.lt
CNora cosrBiCT with ckitso ititu ari taiTitn
For Carryinn inn MUlt,
'"OR passa'ge tiukets
ok rviTioa iNtoaif atiov
APPLY TO JOHN G. DALE, Aot.
H llroadway, New-Tork, or to
II. II o up I,
Washington Atenue, Cairn. noit. 31
CAIRO CITY COAL
prt-parrd lo rii rl) 1 i tu rriri ki, the
PITTSBURG AND ILLINOIS
OltOKltS lea at Ilalllday Hron. olllco, 70
P. G. Schuh.
01110 1.KV1SK, orut the Coal Yard below tho
hit. Churlos Hotel, will receive prompt atten
tion. The Tuu "Montauk" will briny coal
uiuuk"iuu ' ujniuum uv uny nour.
ON EASY TERMS I
A valuable farm within ti'ven iuIIoh o!
Mutropnlis, on the .loncMjorn Road, vonnUt
ingofJOOucieM with 00 acres cleared una
other Improvement, now owned and form
erly occupied, by J. T. Reimle.
TKItMS. Oue.fourth down balance In
one, two ami three yearn notes fcceurod by
mortgage, witli Mx per cent. Intercut.
N.lt, Tho timber is good and bus ncvei
been culled and 110 timber will bo permlttui!
to be cut oribccl, except what is uucessary
lor the wear and tear of tho place, until aftc:
tin, kccoml paymunt has been made.
For ltilnnuutiou upiily to
J. T. ItENNIE
l--tl' Cairo, 1U,
From now until the tirt-t or .lummry wc
of not less than dlx iiires each ut the follow
ing low ratei, :
MEDI TT AC,
Wi-ston, ben fitalltv, hlx miire und
upward, ltUKia end und bumln, sizo
of pn-'o 11 Jxl8 Inches per quire. . . . i 'J5
I ho price per qulro of Mime booki
in .St. I.011I14, ut tho eliciipokt manu
facturing eUnbllKhmcnt in that city,
1 :. ei mi
.Six qiilrcK and upward, jiago 101x10,
per quire 8t no
Prico per quire of tamo In St.I.oulH is.. 81 '!
Six qulrc8 and upward, pugu 1'Jxli),
jier qulro i?i W)
Prico per qui 10 In SI. I.oiiIhoI bhiiio U. 81 76
Six quire and upward, page U'iO,
Iter qulro 2 00
Prico per quiro In St. I.otiU M
Other Rooks proportionately cheap,
MATERIAL, AND WORKMANSHIP
warranted of the best quality.
Music. Magazine und that clas of books'
wo will bind in Genuine Morocco in tho very
best stylo, Cloth or I'apcr, at 7ft cents to 1
per Volume. Price of umo In St. I.ouIh U
?1 00 to 1 W),
A COMPARISON OF OUR PRICES WITH
will at once xhow the udvantaKe of patron.
Izlng thr liulletln Illuderv.
tf. JOHN 11. OUERL.Y, Proprietor.
ClinrioriMt nnrcb m, tnn.
OITY NATIONAL HANK, CAIRO
A. 11. SAFFORI). President;
8. B. TAYLOR, Vlco-Prcnldelit;
U. HYSLOP, Secretary und Treasurer.
P. M . ItiactAT, (!iu. OAiioiiii,
F. II. HTocartaTii, Pitt U. tkiit u,
K. 11. UVMNINOUIM, li. 1'. IUltlllAt,
J. It. I'niuirs.
neMIUol huv Asuouut Kecelvixl Irons
Tea Cttu t'nwnrtla.
INTKIIEflT ikI.I ..n .1..1.. .. ... ...
JL percent, per annum, March lot and Htiitfnc
Imp tat. n nni .-lit... .!
" " principal or me urponlta, llirrln
B'vidr them compound Intercut.
KAMIIX!) WOMEN AND CII1LUIIKN MAY
O THAT r na ,.-
Opn ercry tiiBlim.ii Uht from t a.m. to 3 p.tn,,
and BatuMny eyoninff lor HA VINO DKi'OUITb
auotl W.'llTHLOF. Treasurfr
THE CITY NATIONAL
UAI'ITAIi, . . 8100,000
W. IMUI.l.llJAV. Prr.Mcnl;
IIKNIIT L. IIAI,LIIlY, Vic-Prnldonl;
A. H.HAFFOltll, Culilrr;
WALTER HYSLOI', AtotltlHtil C.hlcr.
Btaati TAiioa, llotiar II. CcuKiKOMiai.
Iiaxai 1,. II ALLIDAT, W. V. IIALltllAT,
O to. I). WlLLIAMIION, HTtrMlM llltl'
A. II. StrrntP,
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UoDda lloriKlif und Hold.
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COLLECTIONS PROMITLY MivDK.
"pXCIIANGK, coin, bank not anil llnil..
XJ maica cuntle boualit anil mid.
ItslrrMS Allowrd on Tim Ilepoalla.
Our Homo AdvortiserB.
ItETAiL ANJ) PRESCKIPTION
Cor. WaablDKton Av and I'.lKlilIi Ml. ,
Wicro wo will keep
A C 0 M P L E T E STOO i
FANCY AND TOILET ARTICLES,
BICK-HOOM AND KUKSEKT APPLI NCF.H,
Our Pure SPARKLING SOUA WATER
GENUINE "EliUIT SYRUPS
Can not bo excelled . Wo also draw the
BLUE LICK WATERS
POllWAHDINQ and COMMISSION
Also, a choice lot of Clgarn, ol extra quu
ity, Hold at reasonable price. Our
Will receive especial attention and cate
being nt all hourn In charge of competent
and careful parties. Prescriptions carclullv
compounded at all hours day or night.
NONE BUT THE PUREST AND BK21'
M KHUII A NTH.
DEALERS IN FLOUR ;
And Akou ol
UIO RIVKK ANti KANAWHA
70 Ohio Lkvkk,
DEALER I2ST LIME
Obiiknt, Plabtir Pamih,
PLASTERER'S II A I II,
NO. 71 OHIO LXVKK, UNHKK CITV NATION
SSrTFpr the purpose of building up a
wholesale trade In Cairo, I will cell to deal
era and contractor In lot of lio barrels and
"wight' l mtnuractur," I'ri-c, adding
Cairo, Augunt 13. 1872.
J. W. PUIUilPS & CO.,
(Huceorp to E. I. Ilrudrieaa A Co.)
Fonvurding and Coininission
Liberal Ailranrtmemt made
Are nreparr.1 lo ttertjo, atora and forward
rrelgliU to all oioU and bur "id
rvll nn commiMioo,
Iluninrtii atun'!.! to ir"mtlr;
WOOD RJTTENHOUSE & BRO.,
Ueucral Commission Merchanta
133 OHIO LEVEE,
MILLER & PARKER
DEALERS IN FLOUR, CORN
Outs, Hay, etc.,
AGENTS fob FAIRBANK'S SCALES
Ohio Levee. CAIRO. ILLINOIS.
STRATTON & BIRD,
(HucreMors tofilratlun, IliiiUon A Clark-,) I
57 Ohio Lovoo. Cuiro, Illinois.
JOHN R. PIILMS & SON,
(Rucceaaora to John II. I'hllliO !
uh'M u' 1 a 1 ivuiiiioaiiti i-
DEALERS IN HAY, CORN, OAT !P
Flour, Meal, Bran, &c.,
Cok. TENTH.ST. ami OHIO LEVE
R. A. CUNNINGHAM.
CUNNINGHAM & CROSS,
Succcusont to Loncrgan Ss Cunningham '
GENERAL COMMISSION MERCHANTS
AND UKAI.Eltb IN
AND MILL FEED.
l. I). M ATI! UBS.. K. 0 .UUL
MATHUSS & UUL,
Commissi on Merc iuist
I AY AND WESTERN PRODUCE
it. M OHIO IJCTCS.
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