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Tor n good meTsehnuin, go to H. Meyers', tf
Century Tolmwi at coat, nt H. McywV. tf
"V. Ji. Onrrett's celebrated Scotch SnufTcun
bo bought nt $1 5 00 per box, at II. .Meyers', tf,
Knw ! the time, until dnniinrv the first,
to buv your smoking tobacco at half price,
at II. Meyers'.
Clinrlcy Arter is out in Missouri on a hog-J
hunt.. A lie took the right kind of ammu
nition it is probables ha will return with all
tho gnmo ho wants.
A committee, uppoinled by the City Coun
cil, nro'jimv engaged in- n canva of tho
linanclal situntlon of our city. The composi
tion of this committoo Is such as to give tt.
hopo that their labors will readily accom
plish tlio end fo much and to genurnlly de
sired. Shcritr Myers has entered upon tho duties
of his office as constable of Alexander county.
His bond, in the sum of $101,000, contains
tho nnmes of a number of tho lending pro
perty holder of the city. 11" ha' no city
deputy, an Vnly. 'Otio in the country, Mr.
Urcen Mussey. Mr. Dick Fitzgerald is, very
properly, continued na Jailor.
Young Mr. JJonnor, lately employed in tho
ExproM office, died In this city, at tho resi
dence of "V. 1 Pitcher, yesterday morning.
Ho died of n bronchial ailment, of Fovcral
weeks duration. Ills remains wore conveyed
to Villa lUdgo for buriah
Ho was n young gentleman of exemplary
habits, commanding tho respect of every one
who enjoyed his acquaintance.
On Christmas Kvo there will no doubt bo
a gay und festive crowd ut Suited' Hall to
participate tu.tho holiday ball then and thcru
to bu given. Music of tho bef t kind, good
prompters, good behavior,- and tho strict ex
clusitn'of nil improper characters, will in
suro the atl'alr success. Tlic invitation to
come Is extended to nil. Admission $1 00.
Tho Hov. Dr. Dodge, of the Haptist church,
U delivering a series of lectures on tho works
of Nutttre and their relation to mnn, In tho
church building, corner of Washington nve-
nuo und.Kightoo'nth'htrcct. The second lee"-:
turo will bo delivered next Friday evening.
The Doctor 1 nbundantly competent to han
dle the subject in hnnd Intelligently, nnd to
good purpose. Turn out and henr him.
Gayer & AVuldrnith, Stall No. 10 City
Market, mindful of the wnnU of the public,
have, at groat exono, procured two show
hcoves from Misioiirl pasture, and twuVnng
iilflt'ent sheep from Louisville, which they
ivlll eervo to customers Christmas morning.
Finer cattle were never slaughtered in Cairo,
Uh uverybod' .will nttewt who sees, them.
Competition U dulled I Come one and nil
and see what it luxury may bo found in
On Tuesday, tho Oth day of Jnnuary, the
material und fixtures of tho Cii'ro Democrat
office, embruelng n largo English nnd Gor
innn newspaper office, a largo and wnll sup
plied Kngllsh and German job office, nil com
plete und In good order, will bo sold.at Trus
tee's alo to the highest bidder. 1'cn.ons
wishing to embark in the printing businc-is,
or perfonn.nlrcndy In that honornblo calling
wishing Mo enlarge their ouices, aro now lur
t'Mied a rnro opportunity to gratify their
vdehe. Sale positive, nnd turma, cash,
Goon! JIkttkii! 1 HkktUI Cmakh von
:uk Million! 1 would call the pvcl:l at
tention of ditutur In general to my largu und
well selected stock. It embrace the tlnoit
brand the country can produce.
Having been practically connected with
tho tradu for over fifteen years, it h.not as
suming too' "inuclf-to r-ay that-1 can furnish
tho refined smoker with u cigar tlmt can
senrcolv bo unwilled in dcRcnuy. of tlHx by
auy Imported artielrs to bo found niiy u'heru
In tho country. , ., W u. jiky.us.
CAvr.VM.' Williams. TUU qen'tle
luun will, we underi-tnnd. carry forward the
l(Utlnei commenced In our city hydiN unole,
now deeeaso'd. Cant Abe 'illlnm. While wo
deeply regret the cause of his coming, w o bid
Ulm an ournuit welcome. In year gone by
ho wn;of. tnr, nnd known u an active, vnter
prisiiig.'liiritble gentlemnn. Tho liiiorest of
the deceax'd Captain nnd the htisinesi in
hand could not have been confided to better,
nfer, Ar mp'ro thorough-going hands. "Wel
come, Hilly, n double Welcome ioie again.
v '.t. i i '
For-j'our Chriftiuingoodhgo to L. Muni's
122 Commerciiil avenue, whero you can buy
t!3 per cunt, less than anywhere elmi in the city.
They have oji hand a nico assortment of dres
jjood, Mich ns I'oplitii-, Merinos, Km pro
Cloths, Turin Cloths, black and colored Al
pacas, etc., Shawls, Cloaks anil fancy gotols,
embroidered and lace Handkerchief', and
Collars, Alexandria KId-,Lih Thread Gloves
and-Hno Workhoxf. They have also n ele
gant iisportipent of Ladle and Caitdretn'
Fur which will bo sold remarkably cheap.
Nowhere, better than from the magnificent
ftook of silver-plated ware, watches, Jowolry,
etc., to bo found at Tuber Brother., Ohio
Lovae,.can elegant, useful und pleasing holi
day prosent 1h procured. Intending to c!oe
up tho department assigned to .-diver-plated
ware, thoy hold .t almost irresistible in
ducements In that line. On Christum Kve,
At the auction room of Dun Hartmnn, their
eatire'sfock of this ehameter of goods will bo
disposed of at miction, thus afl'ordjng the eltl
nenl of Cairo nn unparalleled opportunity to
secure anything legitimate to such a Hive of
Tho beautiful nnd nttructho stock of holi-
dav lrooda on show nt "W. 11. Rockwell & Co's,
U nttfnc'flng tho attention nnd ndinlralloit of
cverybodvr Tho ladies and gentlemen, nnd
persons of smaller growth, thronging th ir
voll-fillcd establishment, fumUh ooucluive
evldenoo that In tholr helectlomi of jewel
cute. Mork-bbxcs, w.rtlng-lel;i', wattii
stands, card-cases, ulbum.s, richly bound
lKjok, And tin thousnnd nrt'i l"i cdculated to
fascinate tho Individual of mi, thoj 1'
been happily suwitful. Tim bpuutv. cIkup-
ness nnd appropriateness of their goods is in
suring immonsxfralci. Call there undcxniulho
tho goous. '.inni you win inn i" mn
very article yon wnut, we can senrcely place
mndng the posIhilitit'. ' H
'if Tnxntile lroiiertj- mill Hevenuc.
f Tho Collector's book for lSJ3hn"s..beon:
completed nnd. 'deli vcdd lintli.lho bauds of
tho Shcriir, Mr. I..1L Mycr.. From the
footings thereof, kindly furnished us by our
verv nccominoM'ng County Clerk,1 Jacob
G. Lynch, Ksq., we produce tho following
figures, which, no doubt, will provo of Inter
est nliko to tho tnx-paycrs of tho county nnd
nil others concerned In the substantial pros
perity of Cairo. '
Tho taxnblo proporty in tho county is val
ued nt $V30,uqS., 0' th's ninuont S070jC08
Is pcrsonnl property, $318,415 lnndvnd the
balaneo, $2,108,010, town lots. M .
In tlio city of Civtro tho levy equals $2 -18
to the $100; throughout tho .country por
tions of tho county It will exceed $3 00, be
cause of heavy chool taxes. Unity, Santa
Fo and Thebes, for instance, pay 11 school tax
of three per Cont. Cairo pays one hnlf of one
For Stulc iirposr". nmounts to
For County i)Uriwcs...-
.. s,sr,2 3.5
... 11,199 01
,. 7.SH 13
tot ptela jiuriii
For Special iiurpoirs.. .
rorntuuui pni"vi........ --
Forfeited taxvi, from 18C7... LiW 13
-TotftlamountofTnxloek..........i-.. J4J,57 3J
This sum falls many .thousnnd dollars short
of tho levy for last-year, because, ri tho llrat
plire, tho per centum lof ngfCsslnent Is less,
nil (because, secondly, of n lower vnluutlon
of tho taxnblo property.
The city of Cniro pnys nearly four-fifths
of hc entlro amount of the taxes lovlcd Us
realty licing valued nt about $2,100,000, und
th6 pcrsonnl effects nt nbout $000,000. '
The town of Thebes,- with u "school tax of
$3 00 on the $100, pays n tax of less than
$400; thn town of Santa Fe, with tho snmo
school tax, pnys $00 00, and the tow'u of
Unity onco thocuuntyseat with an equally
burdensomu schoorfnx, pays Jour dollars and
eight cents! many of tho'eholec corner hits
in tlmt village being' V5Ju6d nt twonty-flvd
cents I &rjf, t ,
. : Tho lovy of tho present year will wjpo-uut
th6 Court House tax, and should thore .be flint
prudent nnd judicious management, opUnjy
affaira whichvo huvo occasion todloli'.for,,
the tftxci..foru1803 wjll be other wisqmat6rlull
lossenml. God send It, for this people- has
been grlcviously burdened wllintrtcs of late
A murder, isSCsv.Vntirovoked nnd fiendish
in Its'nnture, Kf.dr.l In till city, " Butur-
day evening last, in the cellar pf nn oatlngi1
J - . . . .!.. -r A 1
house, Kepi UV v vjiiio j.uvcu. .v tuiur
man named William Nelson, just off tho
river, callod at the plucu Indicated nnd pur
chased ten conta worth of bread, for which
he sottled with a whtto man who was prcJent
uctingxi keeper of the housoorholp. Shortly
afterwards, oipylug souiu eatables on tho cud
of tho counter, ho partook of n quantity
worth fifteen cent. At this juncture tho ne
gro cook of tho establishment, whoso name
Is Henry Guy, approached Nelson und de
manded pay for the demolished eatables. Nel
son replied that ho intended to pay, but
would pay "the white gentlemnn. ' iiercav
Gay took umbrage and declared that If hu
did not pay him, then nnd thore, ho would be
sorry for it. This Nelson declined to do,
protesting nt tho tlmo ho would pay tho while
man. Without further parley or provocation
Gay opened a drawer, gathered therefrom a
loaded pistol, took deadly nim nnd sent n
bullet crashing through Nelson's brain.
Tlio occurrence caning to tho knowledge
of Coroner Corcoran, ho iminedlateljy sum
moned u jury of inquest, who returned n ver
dict in nccordunco with thu facts, m abovo
Marshal Hogan took Gny under arrest und
convoyed him to jail, whero he h waits tho dis
position ntjfi competent ;ourt,
The bodv of the deceased negro was in
terred, nt tho expense of tho county, the only
effects, found upon It being 11 ten cent pieeo
which was clutched In tho nanii no uouui
part 6f thckflfteen'eonti tho withholding of
which cost him his lire.
DEATH OK CUT. A1IUAIUM WILLI 4 MS.
We avail ourselves of thu earliest opjiortu-
nity ntlorded us to record tho death of that
noblo mnn and highly esteemed citizen, Capt.
Ahrnham Williams, He died on Sunday,
tho Cth .Instant, on board thu steamer Molliu
Able, near Havou Sura, Lu of u complica
tion of disease! from which hu had long been
suffering, more or less Intensely. His body,
brought hither in charge of his ncphow, W .
M. Williams, was despatched to Covington,
Ky., wherp it nov repose besldo tho ushos
of lit honored mother.
Very recently Cajit. Williams embarked
in a manufacturing enterprise in this city,
upon which ho built high hopes of success,
and which,- under his Intelligent direction;
would no doubt havo uiiMV.ered his most san-
L'ulno expectations. 0 refer to tho erec
tion of a costly distillery Into which ho had
incorporated Mich improved and patented
appliances iik promised to insure tho ends at
which ho aimed, beyond any peradvonture.
Among tho earliest settlers of Cairo, (un
dor its present mnplceO Cunt. Williams en
tertained nn abiding faith that tho place wus
destined for 0110 of the leading commercial
marts of the American continent, and in te'ti
mony of the fineerlty of that faith ho never
relinqui-hed hu foothold therein, or for
moment despaired of tho future, howover
dUcournglng tho nsjieets of the present.
Few men hud moru friends or more siuccru
ones than Capt. Williams. His was 11 noblo
heart gctnirous, yielding to tho softest
touch of sympathy, full of good will for his
followuneii, nnd nurturing no bitterness for
his enemies. Wo havo known few such
mnn; f-w nuuh, therefore, havo wo mourned.
Great be irt farewell forever I
Th u r n tho M's'hsippi bridgo nt St.
,,,.! j, jv,(n rciumcd and wljl bo vigor
ously p' ' uted.
FHIR ALIOT.-.THIKyK AltOVT."'
At thn hour of midnight, last night, tho
oj-y of flro whs raised in. tlui vicinity of tho '
lhurkethouse. Flm.i-s w'erc soon disct)vored
shooting up from n ehicken-cooi), on tho rear
of the lot at the corner of Tenth and "Wash
ington avenue. Some scoundrel, utterly
reekles of tho tcrrlbta consequences likely
to ensue, had throwtifor 'depoVlted ix largo
cotlnn ball, saturated.! with heroslnc, into tho
ifojrornld .outbulldlr, uuUlho dos.triictlvo,
Miiilsi'lt) waslloing' its workVhcn dlCo"vercd .
null extinguished. 5
The theory wo huvo respecting tlnVttflalr,;
is that soino thief or thieves desirous of ply
lug their infamous calling, pursued this
course that tho neighbors' inlght bo 'drawn
frmti their houses nnd nn oversight of their
moneys, nnd valuables. Foutunntely tho pur
Two suspii-lous chiinictcrs, loafing in tho
neighborhood, wuro Uiken.in charge, but as
thoy could not bu connected with tho at
tempted incendiarism, they wcro turned
WHO M ASTS A SITUATION'
Wo shall. set nsido space in 11 prominent
part of the "lullotln for a department of
""Winds," wheroin it ""Want Advertisement"
of two lines, will be Inserted ono time for tho
trilling sum of fifteen cents and tho snmo
amount for each subsequent insertion.
This arrangement places It within tho
reach of tlio poorest laliorer or house-girl to
mnko kno'wn his or her w'nnts to ovory read
ing persftri, man, woman nnd child, In tho
Ho it remembered, then, that fifteen cents
will pay fornnndverttsementln tho 'Bullotln'
that will bo read by everybody, nnd that will
securo situations for the laborer, tho mechnnic,
tho book-keeper, tho cook, tho chambermaid,
tha winter, tho hostler ctnploym.cnt,,ln short
for thoso of evory named trado or calling.
'ltooms for Kent," "Houses "Wanted,"
Lands and Lots for Sale or Loose tho thou
sand wants of tho community, that can bocx
prfed In two lities, will bo mado known
through tho llullctln for fifteen cents I
Comojn' with' your advertisements.
A TWO-HOItSK TKAM KIIJ.CII.-AN I'.NFOBTt'NATK
A.two-horio teum. owned by Mr. Louis
Jnccnrd, nnd engaged on the C. A: V. IX. r K.
U-twecn this dtV and Cache"- river, wcrb
'criisbed und killed ono day last week, by tho
'flflj of 11 tree.. The-.choppcrs did not observo
tho proximity of tho team until It was too
Huti to rcsuuo thom.rt Thotreo fell directly
licross tho liaeks of the poor animals am
boro them to tho ground,, u shapeless, quiver
line mass. Mr. Juccard is n poor, hard work
ing nmn, upon whom the loss will tell heavily.-
ll!il iutsft?rHik..liavo crowded upon
htm o thick, of Into years, It is possible that
bo regards the besolment iw "a. matter of
course." Not very long ago Lis dwelling
houe. uninsured, was destroyed by flro; then
enmo protracted sickness j then a romnrknblo
destruction of fctocl: by lightning.. If his
heart wore not steeled acalnst adversity ho
certainly would have, been overborne,
Who Is to blamo on Account of tlio loss of
hU team wo aro not advised.
TIIK I' Kit SAN HCIIOOL.A HOLIllAT EKTKBTA!..
It has already been mado known by posters
that tho German school will glvo an onter
tulnment in tho Methodist church, on Christ
mas Kve. Tho preparations aro such as to
warrant tho conclusion that It will bo in every
respect worthy of tho high rcputo of that
excellent school, and tlio vory gontlomanly
nnd scholarly principal, Mr. Appcl. Tho
exercises, scenes and spectacles will bo diversi
fied and of a character that will furnish chaste,
unlquo nnd Interesting plewmro and paitinic
to all, whether German or English. Tho
church will bu densely thronged, no doubt, as
It should be, because, In tho flrt place, tho
school deserves, the counternnco and encour
agement of everybody, And because, secondly,
tho atl'alr will bo of n pleasing and delightful
kind, when placed equnrcly on iUown morlU.
.Wb will nil go certainly. J
l'LIUJC SCHdOL INHIBITION.
Tlio second annual exhibition of tho Cairo
l'u)dIo Schbdir will .lommcnco ion, Saturday
cvi-nlng noxt and conclude on tho 3Ionday
evening following, ,at;tlifc .Athopeum... JVo
aro somowhat familiar with tho programmo
provided for both ovonings, und cnn'snfely
assuro tho friend nnd patron of tho school
thft tho entertulnmont will bo of n chaste
nnd engaging nature. Mr. Uurlingham tho
principal is nn ndopt in such nfl)ilrs, and, In
tho oxercloof an excellent judgment, has:
provided nn intellectual feast that will Ikj
suro to excllo very general rolish. Fow, If
any of tho, presentations of last year will bo
repeated .this, unleM It bo, In an advanced
nnd greatly Improved state, tho gymnastic
Mr. Thomas Kmsloy, an Knglish gontlo
inan of capital, residing at Leeds, has mado a
very considerably investment in thq block of
tho Cairo Gas Company. Almost every day
wultave Increakcd ovidonco that far-soeing
men havo tho fullest confidence In tho future
growth and greatness of kCajrof Tho country
now U under n financial shadow that covers
Cairo with tho rehtj but tJjls idispollcd, and
nnt.irnrlsi'S bokln' to our advancement
completed, no tiling can stay tho progress of
.1 . : 1 .t .t. lit f . 1
our city towarus 1110 uign potmen assigneu
it by Its Intelligent friends.
Ukmoval. CaH L. Thomas, sign and or
namental vwtyiter, bus removed his paint
shop from tiin Ferry lfouso to tho hall in tho
building on thu ojipoiitq corner, (up stairs.)
Give him u call. Hodi an industrious work
man nnd can poao iliyoht anybody. Seo
hi. ndvertUemenj. tleo31,U
Tl'KKKV ItillLK AT TIIK OASSINO.
Every ovonin until Christmas, there will
bo a turkey rnfio at tho Cassino. rai tici
desiring u fine, fat holiday fowl, (and who
does not 7) should drop in and win it. 3t
Tho Radical Conpress proposes to over
haul tho Sinto governmentH of Kentucky
It is rumored tint Grant will tender tho
Secret :irvship of Wnr to McClellan. .Doubtful.
Poll r.im for the Trcnly-fonrllours Eml-
l Ing nt Two o'ciotK, v. n
O: Submarine, No 13, OoV mil's
tJmmnonwenlllii Kt Louis ,
Mohawks ft lomln
Lmiy tiny, Mew oricmis.
Argosy, Kmnsville I Hiibrniiriiio Io 13, coliiino s
Arinn.ln.Kvmnvlllel Nnhlln, Nashv Hoi
Tom Farrow. Kt, Louis i W cstmorc Ijml, Cincinnati ,
Littiti Olll, St Loiiii , Moliawl:, Haf llana.
Virginia, ocw urirnn"
Tho:wcathor is as delightful us tho most
fastidious could possibly dosiro ut this sea
son of the year. It is clear and pleasant,
tho mercury Indicating from 45 to 55 degrees
during tho past 11 vo days, and rarely sinking
I. - ! . ..... ,..!.... I tl.. 11.1
to tllO ireezillg pomi uiirmn mu 111111. vw
sailors call such beautiful days, in winter
'weather breeders." nnd wenihy, therercfore,
expect wcathor thu very reverse of tho pra?
sent, in a few days. a
ThuMlsslsslppi Is clear of ico, nnd'falllng,
with flvo feet scant In tho channel to St.
Tho Ohi& Is falling nt Loulsvlllcj with llvo
feet, nlno Inches In tho cnnal, threo feet, nlno
inches in tho chuto ovcraho Falls, nnd two
foot, nlno Inches over the rocks; but It was
rising in Pittsburg on Saturduy, with soven
feet of water In tho channel. Tho riso Is out
of thu Monongahela, and is nccompanlcd by
considerable ice The KannwJia Is also ris
Inir. and a fair stage of water Is expected.
Ituslnoss Is becoming much moro lively at
our wharf,-and yro notice largo receipts of
flour nnd gruin'uy rnliroaa icr resuipmcm
South. Every southern-bounu noai, which
hal room for frchjht, receives moro or less
Unward bound iwats aro in general well
laden with cotton or groceries according to
tho j'lort from whero they have cleared. Tho
Memtihls boats bring cotton for Cairo, St.
Louk Evansvlilo and Cincinnati, while thoso
from New Orleans bring sugar, moiawcs nnu
oilier irroeerlcs for tho same porw.
Tho Iiizzlo GUI Uisciiargeu ivj nuus sugar,
108 bbls molasses, 00 bbls ornnges and 40 bbls
riebnt this "twrt, and has 231 hhds sugar, 140
bbls molasses, 431 bars railroad Iron for St.
c' , . . 1 .. ..
Tho Argosy discharged "0 bales cotton hero
'for reshipmcnt Knst ter I. C. R. 11. nnd has
200 do for Evansvlilo, for tho snmo dostlnn
tloh Tho Armudn luul tho following freight for
Win. H. Schultcr, 20 bbls whisky; Wm.
VT. Davidson, 24 pkgH hnrdwaro; Dr. Artcr,
6 liken stores ; H. 8. Harrel 30 pV'g furniture;
L. Korsmeyer, 2 caddies tobacco; G.Sc'fuUz,
117 sacks potatoes. She also brought 50 bales
sheeting for reshipmcnt to St.pmls, nnd 12
cattle, 25 bbls whlskv, 00 bbls flour, 12 tlcrcc
bulk meat, 80 pkgs furniture, 400 pkgs stove,
and castings and a largo lot of merchandise
fori reshipmcnt to Southern ports, t
The hull of the United States has Joon
raised by tho Underwriter and 'towed' to
Cincinnati for repairs. It I probable
that, tho will bo. rebuilt, as sho sunk
beforo thu tiro reached her hull, nnd
tho only damage it has sustained was from
tho collision with tho America. Her ina
chlnfcryls In fair order, and can bfl easily re
paired. It wa . found that tho America
struck her only about four foot aft of tho
stern, und cut ' through tho kelson. This
damage can, therefore, bo easily repaired.
Tho hull Is othcrwlso in splendid condition,
having been built but a short tlmo.
Tho Era No. 0 and tho Era No. 10, be
longing to tlio samo company nnd command
ed .by two brother, collided In lied lltver,
December 17th) causing tho total loss of tho
latter. No lives were lost. Both wcro new
boats, recently built at Madison, Ind., for tho
Hod lUvor und N. O. trade, . There was no
Tho snag boat Abcrt, at tho requcH of tho
citizens of Oscoola, Ark., roecntly removed
one or tho boilers, of tho old Telegraph, sunk
at that point during tho- wnr. Tho boiler
(vus Imbedded in sand at tho wharf, und has
long been a serious obstruction to steamers
landing ht that point.
Two barges belonging to tho tow of tho
Mohawk, havo been aground for soyoral days
at ilaflslAnd) a'nds tho river hat 'been fH-"
injj rapidly sho was unablo to pull thorn off.
Shb th.orjjforocamo.down to this city, this
morning, nnd obtained an empty barge with
tyh'ich to lighten 'tluim off", nnd returned with
it at 11 n.m. '
ThQ'QuIckstep Is the packet for Evnn
villoiiud way points to.raorrow evening.
'The Julia, from Vlcksburg to St. Louis, is
overdue, but will dcrtainly bu hero this even
Tho Cairo and Columbus railroad packet,
Gen. Anderson, Is on tho Cairo Dry Docks,
undergoing u generul und thorough repair.
Tho Submar.lno No. 13, n vory powerful
sternwheeler, is running in her place.
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS.
Ornri Ciiso Citv 8. M. Co.. 1
Caiku, Ul., Uoeemorr 31, 1663.
SKAIlEP IMIOI'OHALS s
Will lHsrwelvel until 11 o'clock, n.m., Decr.mbcr 88,
for the follorting work on tlio
. r..tti . r .-i cr . . t
WllllatiiM Distillery ami Grounds:
.Two "Ueceivinn Tabs'' ean.vily ,if about 1JW g.
Ions t-w'ti, matcrul ull furul.liti.1.
I.uviiig two tluors, 123 fiwt Ioiik by &i foot ridfl, In
, Ilon'loil Wnri'liousii. buildlnK platform la front of
-Mme, furnltliinK ha.li, UnUts, loukk unit bolts for ( ho
etUro lmil'lin. Lumber for the floors and platform
wil bo furnUhixl.
. , OoveriDK tho ssipe with Tin Roof and fluttering,
lluildiiif; Hoard I'euvo around the entire property
lumber furn,iln'di , .
Iluilding one Cattlo nnd 0110 Hoy Pen lumber fur
nliod. Hauling ami' plaiins tho Chlmnoy on tho Engine
I'lani ami Spcclfleatlons can beecrn, nndnlljnfor
mution obtained, by application to the undorsiamcil.
I'.utioit biddiua on any of tlio abovo work will btato
thu timo required tooompleto tho snmo after com
mencement; also, Hrrnsj io.
IVoposali to bo addressed
"Proposals Jor Work at iriVionia' DhtilUry."
W. M. WILLIAMS,
P. O. Iloi, 100. Cairo, III.
o. 1 no inihsrr.n co,
QHAS. T. 11INDE,
FOHWAIIDKU AM COMM15MU
CAIK T1SAXMFJBIR COMPANY
Tl.rnulfh I1UU of I.mllllK. K1T"
Available Point. I Halt or Water.
Rirai'KCIAt. ATTKNTION TO KOHWAIIDINO.
pAlltO AND NEW OllLEANS.
ILLINOIS CENTRAL AILHOA USV.
m TIIK If.VHUIirAHHKU
klwfttiffr PitHHCiiRer NtuitutvrH
Will lco Cairo for Nw Orlwus on the arriralor
J. It. WOOIH. Agent, cw OrlcflU'
A TLA'TIC AND MISSISSIPPI
COMPROMISE JiWE STEAMEBS
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W. R. AIITHUU-...-...
Coaiprl.ln8alllho tiue.t and lart.t UU,o(
Orira HUhO?ean lin dfStMmer to
itrtrpool, Nosv Tork. Bo.toi., nl O.U -
ivw!cri undf-luppcrsriin rely on one nf
!o s VrU. ilSAat, Cairo
Othc.un Vwrflit, ,'fIU'M
VI) V SIn-JOS. I'Aenirr and TWkct AtjcM.
oiScV at bUOIiarlM llotrh '
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.ti..Ti i ik.Iu compos this l.iao and will
CITV IIK CA1UO MJ.I. 0fy
ITompt attention will U paM t a!t liineM la
froatofC..r K'AnTk-HIND,:, (!fnml A8eat
ED. V. 8I&O.V, Ticket and Piumf nger Aietit.
TITEMPU1S, WUITJJ HIVKU AND
JVL LITTLE U0CK
FAOSXT O 03Vir-A.IV"y
UMTKt) STATIC MAIL LINK.
JOHN. I. DAVIS, u'l,Mi-inpnis,itnnw
Tho splendid sido-wheel
M 4 VVI.nWKH. COM.MKllCIAI. ami
Mimphla u.) TUKfDAY, TIIUIOAY id
HATl'KOAT, at 6 p.m., for Wlute Hirer. tuunt
Dot all'a IKutl wllli the Memphis ami LltUo ltw.k lUif
road for Ltltl KocU and Hot pprio. Tmiu frcr
Memuhis to Little Uock, hours,
ftelpbts and I'aswniP'M rt-Mpted oer the alo
Lluo At lower rales tban unv other route.
til A3. T. HLNDK. Aeut, -l', ' '
onko on WharMnbL
IT. LOUIS, CAIRO AND VlCKSUUl'.t
KUltON..M..-.......M.HLAKi., Mti r,
LVNISAKV LUKKIt, Muster.
II. if. SUUKVKm- .CAUTKIt. Mulcr,
Pm Cairo ,gilnij undream nrery fiUNDATan l
THKSD.vhana on lon trip 'every TIIUlSU.r am
isUNUATt.malciax Cloi cvumtio,ii.HllU
Vlcauburir nuil M cridlau llallroail,
Scluia ouil Merldlmu Ilallroatt
Sevr Orlcaua, Jacluon and Gnat Norlhcru
Through reooipU Kln to any an'I all points on tl
said rcaii. with J'lH.'ketfur Yazoo (titer.
npetal attealon KUen to tuwr utuwrna wine i
Cairo and McksNirit.
HIM)!. Geuerat Atent
Utticv on VliiMojt
VANSVILLK AND CAIRO
Consisting ot tho lollowlng
Splendid Piisst'iigcf .Strainer. :
OUSQUCHKT Miwtur FUWLElt t.1e ;
I.carus Cairo huuday aiul ThurrUy nt 0 p.m.
1)EXTE.J- Mittter OMAMMEK ne 1
Leaven Cairo Tuesday ami Friday at 3 p.m.
JIOWAUI' Matter WUHSllT cirri,
leaves Cairo Wednesday nnd Saturday nl 5 p.m,
Maklni? all InteriiK'dlaw lamliiiss, ami i)-;ii" 1..-.
tlcolar attention to p.iUel Kreklu.
CIIAS. T. HIM'K. tieneral AKent,
Olhcc 011 Whtirf.lK.u
jVASHVILLK AND CIUO
tftagp. Composed of the followin"
Master HAltl'KI! q,
Leaves Cairo etery Sunday at 6 p.m.
8TUONO Master DAVJd c
Leaves Cairo every Tuvwluy at 6 p.m.
IIA1UJON , Mator mVEll
Leatva CUiro every Friday j.J & p.m.
SMTSpecial attention given to way bif-n(ii
Cairo and a,ihvillo. "
. . . . CIIA3.T. II1NDK, General Asent
dcc21'Cdtf , Ottiuiou WW