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DECEMBER 30, 18CS.
JOHN H. OBERLY & CO.
THE IXTEllXA TIOXA L 1A CI FIG HA II..
Tlio Mjutliorn or "Inlerwitlonnl Pncllle
Knllrond" project will, mo?l likely, bo urged
upon'tliu nttontion of tlio present cone;rc.s.
-r. r.. ...Ml - .it .ittnnHntl.
xli bujiei iur Vilnius lit luihii"" ,
nlthougli thoy may not ectire immediate
Tlio idea 1h enlortnlncd tlmt tlio princely
appropriation mude by congrc!?, and the loan
of tlio government faith to secure tlio con
struction of tlio Union l'liclllc railroad, will
have n tendency to dolny tliU international
project. It N argued that tlio government
having already given of her domain an area
equaling that of the entire states of Indiana
and Illinois, be.lde n loan of credit of nearly
equal value, it will feol uvewe to further like
appropriations until the wUdom of their pres
ent gift lun been mntilfeted by the success
of the northern rendu, nnd their incaimcity,
v.h n rninpiircd with tlio niagnitude of tlio
nvirland trade, may point to Increased com
merciiil avenues im great national want of an
imnirntlvo nature. JIv such rontons wo fail
to bo convinced. My the appropriations al
ready ina lo the government has established
n policy that should apply to no particular
section or people. Tlio wisdom of applying
our public domain to the aceomplMimeiit of
such f-hrini.;, wo shall not discuss, nltliougli
wo may iuetion it. The projectors nnd
fri'i. 1 of t'.e southern Pacific road can lmse
t'.ir il.ilm within the Iwuuds of that policy,
and ptint to it ireeodeiit for what they ask,
that cannot bo Ignored. They enn fortify
thcir'projeot by a rofurenoo to kindred nnd
really inferior projects that luivccomtnnndcd
government snnctlon and nslstanco. Had
11 1 been extended to the northern pro
ject'" hii 1 not that aid been most princely in
iti kn d we should Indited dispair of success;
1. t t!. ' r ern- lmviiig Wn the policy f
'rc's, t!. re Is citUM! for groat hopeful
r. if i. t fur cinlldeiice, tlmt It will not
halt in Unit policy while th situation ro
tnait.3 h that It may 1m- charged with di
rrii i.nvt in in favor of one and against nti-
t. r ' Ij and jiple. If the jKdicy em
brace the northern, why not the eouthttru
PiHl railroad? The latter has superior
claim It will traverse a country rlelwr in
vi ry i.r.tjral element of wealth; it i four
lt.ir. Ire. I miles shorter, nnd bettor and uliovu
nil of. r tonsideratlmis, it follow a line of
Intit 1 1 entin ly Udow the moivs that mii-d
rvr ? r rvv a- an iiiurinountabl o'tntuele to
the ot -i.r
To C.i.r this road would l of iiienlcululdo
Lvn-t It would rotider till city n cnter
f r tr.ivc ! a dlitributing oentor of tlrt-ela
importuuee It would influence the tormi
r us of i t!" r roads, and give us a commercial
c .iim :. . i f which wo hve now no adequate
rjtr. ' J t.t n
TI o prcj' ct i. as many ovverful friends in
tu i. rth ui well ns the south. They may
iaii for the time in their jiurj, Utt we put
BiitK InternnUonnl I'mcIHc," embracing
a- i ii I. in t- chain tbw "Cairo and Fulton
ruw 1, n- one of the i-urwt realizations of the
early Lit ore
Till:. SOI Tit FIIS ILI.IXOIS TFA CHEH-r
I A FV FDI'f'A TIOXA L JOI'IlXAL.
The t'.M intmW of the 'Southern Illinois
Ti . h r, piitdndied in thi city, give prom-
i i f an i. t.ve and etlleieiit agency in the
i, : 1 wi rk of elevating tlio ttiuidnrd of jwpu
la t ( v :iti 'ii in tlio Meld of iu lalnir. It eon
t. . tv.i'.M puge, Inviile. the nilvertiing
1 i I printutl semi-mouthly, on heavy
wl it I :i r, and is furnished to siu-jlu Mib-
'il r at tli'- remarkably low price of $1,50
r aniri'ii . and to idulu of twenty or more,
f r y. r i'ipv. .Im! (5. .Morgan, hq., .Su-
p. rli.t i.ibiit of Schools for AloTauder county,
t' l.tor and proprietor.
1 . .tiiblMimont of mi eilueatloiml Journal
i in 'jtrpt, murk', wo are siinu tho in
iui.,urktioii of a new ami batter era in the hit
t ry "f.J1"- ('immon m'1khi1, and the eiuuo of
i l.i Ufyi giin riilly. It tolls of n brlghtor
jL(la - f the time when "Krviit" shall not bo
thi i- nrmy iu of 'darkne.-t- but become famed
. i . . mm ...l i i ...
fir t'.x number and high clinraeter of it in
stituti its of" learning, nnd the intelligence
u-Jrtlirkrt. ( f ijonle. That public suuti
in- i t 1 -M'hx- f.Vthe lMianeo of Muh a ionrnal
nee of Mu h a journal
if irli of ii progress in educational
litboryliicliniiy peojdo might feel proud.
To yfimahte cv'ry eilort timl undertaking
! ,ivi jior it ifllet the improvement of our
iiir i-ui lioVi'tem ; the increase of our
h ho'ilor tlJUseniinatioit of useful knowl
lg' , wllj be ajirk iJjivo with the '-Teach-n
4 mal i:iiKowiTlio iimirni'i'il until.
i..8-'i.t' iijpiirfctAsllltioiitlio results of
1 xpirvUr'o M' lonriverninent ; to givo
. ' 't ta tlux-'t luffit-laiius of the great
1 auo auioiigwfiiiif rv indicato the dignity,
tliurripcetiij! nml J,'hts of all those wlio
r j vot'Co T s to is progress and
. V WvjJGx n rlit degree, shall form
tiio iniioiit'thifT oJ-hor." '
Th'i, und erCrrmonjwo fotl warranti-d In
b.nin.!t, because inf. .Viorgim lias shown him-
U' n s lf'Micrificing friend of education,
.m -!.in witli tireless a.siduity in tho cause
u d bringing to his aid all tho uxporience of
jjiny years devoted to its iidvancen.'ent, '
Wo are prninltcd Unit thu 'Teucliut' nllall
r.iprnvo as it grow-, older, uniVthn't its Wi th
ii I u fulne-.s shall bo enhanced by contrib-
t urn from tho pens of great educators 'in all
part ot tlio country. Of it miccoss wo feel
s,in ;ulu'', beeUUst. ti,0 lwo ti10Ujuli ivu bun
t 'r 1 j rofi .ional teachers of Southern 1111-
it 1 th." friends of education who exceed
''nt iiumbrr 1111 hundred fold, aro too sensible
ot tho potency pf a press, when onorgeticnlly
nnd inte lligently exerted, to permit ovon the
tUnu.;ht of falluro to bo associated with it for
a Bin-'ln moment.
Forward 111111103 nnd money to Joel G.
Morgan, Cairo, Illinois.
Collatr-il from ourliitOKtsn U-grums.
Druprrnilo Killed. v 1 .'.
A dispatch from Clilt'iigd(Jlalcd'vesterday,
siivs that Cornelius lir'own. a noWioiis cut
throat and ruffian, was shot tfrVl 9'1 fcur
day by I'cter Doyle, i:i n siVit! Lcmont,
in that county. The coirorrtrs ji
exonerated Doyle. Iwavyjisairiiwll not
exacted. The dcccased(lmuN rcsidijd twico inj
tho stato prison.
I'nrk I'nvklug, etc. J
Tho pork-paeking iu (Juincj ffiis closed.
The total number of hogs kJllAl thffro to ds'o
Is 2J.280. and tho avcratro MW-iftht 'Jl.'t
pounds. Tho number fiJlls far short osoV-
eral previous years, tkouVh the
weight is much larger than usual.
Tho channel In tho rlverls clear of
nlng ice, nnd It Is reported gorged at Ilnngn
bnl nnd Cnttton. Tho river Is lower than for
The liidluli tVuri. V
Gen. .Sherman is in receipt of a number of
letters from general Huston, dated Fort Cobb
from tho 3d to tho 7th inclusive, giving vari
ous accounts from Indian sources of general
Custar's fight, on the 27th of ovombcr lnttl
These all substantially ne;reo with tho uctt
counts heretoforo published. Gen. Hnzersl1
. .1 .t. n..1. l... I . t '71
pi. vn miil-u iiiu ngui no ini.1 nuu no irnuuia I
whatever in distinguishing between thW
friendly nnd hostile Indians. Ho nronounccu
nil the Cheyennes and the Arapaboea to 1J1
hostile; kiowas divided half nnd hclf; Comnti;
i-lies nil or ncarlv nil friendly. ThoAnnehcs,,
Kichles, Cnddoes, "W'iehltnws and nffillnted
bands, somo .1,000 in nil, nro clustered round
about Fort Cobb and claiming the protection
of the United State. The hostile havo fcep
united from tho friendly tribes nnd gonoover
to tho head of the North Fork of tho lied
river, near tho mouth of tho Sweetwater.
Thev number 400 warriors.
Cliirlmintl lliii; .Mnrkrl.
A special dUjmtch from Ciueluiiuti to-day,
says: The receipt of hogs has been light, loss
than 1,000 head during tho day. Tho market
is excited and prices higher. Livu hogs tell
at $0 75 to $10 73, nnd drosed tit $12 to
Thehreut billiard match for $1,000 it side,
French carom gnme, 300 points up, enmo oil"
at the aendemv of music in Now York yes
terday, boforo n large and respectable nudi-
oMie. i ho enmo was oio-o una uxclting. und
wa eventually won by Foster by four points.
Tin play did not terminate until one o'clock
llrnth nfn Veteran oflSl'j.
.Major Win. Taylor, ono of tho veterans of
181U, died at his residonoe in 1'ranklin nvu
nue, Hrooklyn, of general debility. Ho was
n mldler iu tlio war of 1812; nIo in tho ilex
icnu war. Ho was at tho timo of his death
seventy-four years old, and leaves n wife and
child, the latter ono year old.
It will jmrhii!- relieve some persons who
nre making up a cabinot, to know that senator
.Morton, whosu name 1ms been so frequently
mentioned, will not under any circumstance
take n place In tho cabinet. Ho prefers to
remain iu the senate, and is iu ruch a physi
cal condition that he could not do the work
of n minister.
It is thought thnt the public debt state
ment for this month will show a doorcase of
seven or eight million.
The JInll Si rs lee.
The New York '.Sun' editorially demand
that the postmaster-gonoral explain soveral
ugly transactions in mail contracts. It spec
ifics theoverland mail contract; at $1, 700,000,
with Well, Fargo fc Co., when Carlton
Spudds oll'ered to carry it for f 350,000; nnd n
contract for $90,000, over u route in Arizonn
which does not oxlst, nnd where the contrac
tor performs no service whatever. It further
mentions the Ihiltimoro and Havana steam
ship line, which Is paid $1,000 each trip for
f loo worth of service.
Tin- lallioili CnnuI.
A gentleman iittnchod to tho llriti-h dIilo
niatie service sailed for Asplnwall on hut
! Thursday, en route to llogota, to watch Caleb
! Thursday, en route
;ot!atlons for the Isthmus canal,
and provent a concession to tho American
company. Private lottors from London say
Urlti-h capitalists will invest largely In tho
Darien canal if not controlled by any other
A .Memphis telegram of Sunday says: A
negro named I.ovls Street, shot uuothor
named Canibrico Cex, on Pigeon Itoost road,
yesterday, killing him instantly. Street was
firing 11 pitol recklessly, when Cox nsked
him to quit; Levis then turned nnd shot him
through the head. Ho was arretted und
lodged in jail.
Jewelry has not as omphatio a fashion as it
litis had, yet is still much worn, und is exceed
ingly becoming to all complexions. Etruscan
gold is very becoming for evening wear, but it
soils easily nnd loses its peculiar yellow . bril
liancy. Handkerchief riugs nro stlU ,uspd.
'Indeed, 'wo cannot seo why they should not bo
unlveieally used in let, coral or plain and fancy
gold. It "is so easy to lose uvalunblo handker
chief when bold'ciirelcssly iu tho hand, or
tucked into 11 pocket or mull', but when caught
iu a ring it is almost impossible to havo it
In veirv, .tluu&pnnUh" Into, with its toft,
flowing spots, is most used. It is mado to
depend at tho back iu two separate parts,
edged around with thread lace, und caught
together with 11 bow of ribbon at tho ends.
Punlors will l,0 tlio rago this wintor, und
tho styl.p-trmwhut subdued noxt summer.
IJlack vol vet cloakit'trimmcd withdcop whitu
Llama fringe, aro worn.
Tho hair is again worn very high, with
For dolicato persona, or cliiidron, wo rccom-
mXnd surfsof oiled silk, worn next tho flan
nel underwear. It it quite Impervious to tho
a(rand tho verybet fhicld wo know of for
duMcato lungs. It can bo purchased rendy
made, ortho Kllk purchased by tho yard and
loajcly bWstcd on tho underwear. Canton
flannel Is n good substltttto for all wool, nnd
tmtMi flwmnnr fop alnof liwiltliv tinranna tt
U ,mltu as L'ood.
Threatened Iliipture Iletsveeu Grnnt nn.d
A spccinl telegram to tho St. Louis J'c
pulcan' from a "Washington corrcpondent,
whoso tntpicnts nro taken as good author
itjvspeaks of n threatened rupture between
thcircsldeiit elect und tho radical party, us
ThcSsmrjunong the republicnns of n rup
ture bctwecj Urant and tlio radical nartv i
deeepoiiing' daily. Gen. Grnnt is known t
oo iiw mvor oi repealing mo leuure-oi-omco
law, of the passage of Jcncko's civil scrvlco
bill after tire transfer of tho Indian bureau
to tho warTrepartuicut, of stopping subsidies
to the railroad, and of breaking up all tho
radical thhiving rings in tho country. Fear
ing by power, tho radicals nppoar inclined to
hold on to.tho clvil-tenuro net in order that,
, wherrthcy et ono of their own kind in office,
tnoy fliay lie utile to keep nun mere, isy
transfer of tho Indian bureau to tho war de"
partmcnt, tlicy will lose u largo amount of
patronage in tho appointment of agents, su
perintendents, nnd other officers, and n largo
nmount of percontaees In contracts and annu
ities. .JenekVs civil service bill would cut on"
an immeffso revenue of public plunder, whoso
appointment tho rndicnls hope to control for
party purpohW, instead of making tho officer
contingent InUho capacity of candidates. To
'aii of ur
: tires o tTTi
Prow of tho radicals is added
njj'iither'which will probably cunipleto tho
burden oi tiiulr endurance. I lus is tliu aior
tionof Grant, recently, that ho considered
the faithful administration of public huInc
head mid shoulder alxjve theclaimsof iinrty,
nnd that lie is tin enemy henceforth to tho
principle thnt party services aro u clnlm for
public office. Gen. Grnnt declared that ho
will not reinovn officers who havo been faith
fill to their trusts, merely beenu'c nnv politi
cal party demands it. This being his do
clnred intention, the question conies ns to thu
disposition or tue large number of taltuful
olilccrs already in tue servico ot tlio govern
ment, whom the radicals desire to get out of
tne way, in order mnk-e room tor tnoso wno
have been of grenter service to tho party.
The rndicnls are nlo incened nt Grant s ret
icence. They advio him very freely, but
they complain that he does not manifest any
disposition to net ou their ml vice, nnd tlmt
they nro Ignorant u to his preferences' of
men. Altogether tho fight seems to huvo
fnirly begun, und it maybe looked forward to
by outsiders with rare interest.
OUKCIANS KLIXINO ntOM TUIIKKV.
Vik.v.va, DecemWr 28. The Grecians nro
lleelng from Turkey on account of tho threat
ened war. Several families of fugitives havo
been received by the people, of Romania. They
have lcon warned, however, that they must
preserve nbsoluto neutrality In case of war, on
jmiu of expulsion.
TfllKIMI ULTIMATUM TO (IIIKHCK.
Pauis, Docember 2S. Tho Conitltutienclle,
n K'lni-otllclul organ, publishes u telegram from
Vienna, nnnouncing thnt tlio Porto will de
cline to adhere to tlio proposed conference on
tho terms of his ultimatum to Greece, in the
matter of Crete or tho International questions
which nro mooted.
Tho New Orleans 'Picayune' make tlio
following sensible remark's: Owing to the
many accidents which have occurred upon
the western and southern waters of late, we
understand that tho laws regarding pilot are
to be rigidly enforced, and that hereafter no
cloinonev will be extended for dereliction of
duty. The regulations aro so full nnd ex
plicit that there can not possibly be un acci
dent if pilots will follow them s'trietly. Wo
have given tlio hint that those interested may
take heed und see to it that they do not grow
careless and inditl'ereiit. Tho public de
mands tlmt tho inspectors should do their
whole duty, nnd not allow themselves to bo
swnyed from passing sentence, when fault is
clearly shown, by npponls mado by frlonds of
the families of delinquents.
"Lo! the poor Indian" AyenU. They
nro nil at AWhlngton, engineering for tho
defeat of the bill traiisferlng the Indian bu
reau to tho war department. Congressman
"Wilson produced a shaking among their dry
bones, the other day, by culling upon tlio
chairman of the senate committee on Indian
ntl'iiir. to state how limiiv Indian superin
tendent!) and agents aro fit tlio survlce, and
how many of them aro absent from duty or,
in other words, how many tiro iu Washing
ton, lobbying for tho continuation of their
hold upon tho treasury.
Tho first river steamboats were without
wheel-houses and the Jealous skippers of tho
sailing fleet never lost an opportunity of run
ning Into them and breaKlng a wlieel. So
common had this become that it was an un
usual event for a steamboat to arrive tit the
end of her voyago with both wheel in motion.
It was tho strango nppearanco of theo uncov
ered wheels that led a farmer to tell his wife
ho had seen tho devil going to Albany in a
row mill. 0
Tho last prostitution of tho frankin
11 ! . 1 r . . . . 1
none isoyuew 1 orK nil 1 isii il' Imitn.
wbleh friinks liool.-a f Ilj fiwlnini.vj 1... ' fl...
Vo4ot -a conuressniiin's stniiin! In lutico to
tho congressman, it is fair to suy that lie de
clares tho stamp to bo forged. Hut what n
monstrous system is that under which nueh
flH.tnii'ejHia frauds, uro. nusslblu? . Will not
every nonest congressman work lor Us nlwl-
Isjmipnt l ; , r , , .
Said Lord John llnssell to Xlv. Hume, at u
social dinner: "What do you consider (tho
objectj'onegislitiuu'? . ''Tlio gyr ,.U,st-goou'uf
tho greatest number," replied mr. Humo.
"What do you consider tho Kieatest nuinbor?"
continued his lordship. "Number ono, my
lord," was tlio comiuonor's prompt reply.
...I . . i,
Mess:.. "W. 1). Hockwcll & Co. and II. A.
Hnnnon hnvo our profound thanks, for numer
ous and constant newspaper fuvora.
Thn New Postntre Stamp.
The Now York Uivcninir Postr elves tlio
followine; dpscrintloit of tho now postngo
stamps, u contract fur furnishing which for n
term ot yeJirs lias neon nwnrueu loiuunn
tlonnl Hank Noto Company, of Now York:
Tho two cont stnmp represents u )iost-boy
on u horse running nt full speed, lllustrntlng
tho fact thnt this stnmp is mostly used for
On tho thrco cent stamp there Is n finely en
graved locomotive This surrounded by lines
of lightning indicating tho speed with which
letters nro carried on wlacii this stamp is used.
Tho fivo cent stamp has an excellent portrait
Tho ten-cent stamp has an excellent mi
croscopical painting of the nigning of the de
clnrfttion of independence, bringing in tho ro
tunda nt Washington.
The twelve-cent stamp, mostly used for
foreign postage, has n picture of a steamer at
Tho thirtv-ccnt stamp has n copy of n
pnlntlng of tlio surrender of Uurgoyne, hang
ing In tlio rotunda of tho national capltol.
tine of tho chnrncterl sties of the etnmps man
ufactured by this company is that tho ink
used prevents persons using tho stumps u
second time. Tho fibre iu tho centre of tho
stamps is broken completely, nnd they ad
here better, while tho ink of cnncelhitlon
sinks into the paper.
Tho engravings of these stamps nro romnrk
nblo copies of historical pictures, and bear tho
test of microscopical examination.
John Hull JulilUnt.
Tho United States pays about $30,000,000
of interest money tier uiinum to foreign
holders of V. S. bonds. Theso bonds nro not
taxed, nnd puythu holders ubout 15 per cent,
upon their gold Investment, which is Just so
much money drained from the products of
tho American people. Tho Jlritfsh consols
liny butjnboiit three per cent, in gold nnd n
iittlo more In paper. Hence tho joy is over
the oeenii thnt the late elections mean fifteen
por cent, of the people's money pledged for
all time to the foreign holders of U. Sbonds.
Tho P.adlcal elections certninly mean in
creased Indebtedness to Europe, increased
taxos upon nil wo consume ot tho imported
necessities of life, as tea, coffee, sugar, etc.
John Hull dances and Uncle Sam pays tho
Tho peach trees nro nlreadv iu blossom in
Nnpoleon's four great enemies nre uxnetly
tho sumo ns himself sixty. They nro Ilnron
Ucust, T.edru KoUiu, Guribuldi, und Mnzziui.
Dr. It. Stroinski, of Uoton, n physician of
nioro patience than patients, recently received
n remlttnnco of $2,400,000, a legacy from his
.John .Morrloy I reported to huvo mado
$550,000 by tho r"Un in tlio Central, Vnnder
bilt having taken -Morri'sey into his secret.
Advertisers and othors deslrin. lo tiso tho
columns of tho 'Ilulletln' should hand In
tholr favors before twelve o'clock, noon.
After thnt hour it is with trouble that tholr
publication can be secured before tho next
II. II. C'nmlee.
1ANDKF. & .MOU1US,
Notaries Public nnd liiMininco Agents.
OFFICl-Xo. 71 Ohio Lcctf, Oily Xntional
Hank llmldiiKj. dec21tf
gOl'TH W KSTEUN
STOCK COMPANY lNTOKPOKATED 1803
SII CAPITAL, 200.000!
II. Iliritl). President)
U.S. 11 Alllll'.l.I,. Vice I'll sldl lll
.I.V.MKS S. UKAHUK.V, Sir rrtnryi
WIIUU llITTKMIOLJK, Trenmirer.
Iiwnros niroiiist loxiirilaiiiiiK" by tire, ami the crlU
of I iilaml imMii.ilInn and truiiortution.
Oilier In IVInterU Uluek, ConniK'ril.il Me.
I.OO.VINGTON INSUHANCK COM
PANY, Bloom 1 si fj; to ix, X?JL.
Author! .oil CiijTiTal 500,000
Paid in and Noourfil.... 100,000
,101! X F. McCftVX, J'retUeitt.
UFO. W.PAHKF, Viet.PrttUltnt.
Fl'MAX lWlili, SeereUivy.
PFTFIl FOf.SOM, Gatend A;ifiit.
imtn-miN inim l
.Mi Cllin, Alu'l drlillej, tien.
W. PuvUk. Ilnlu-il 11. Liitliuiii. John M
MiiKimn, li.ivtd U.ivls, t'lmtle. V. Hulilcii, lsu.ii)
I'ISlNt'll'Ali STOCKlldliDKItS-Tliiillr W. HoMen.
1'ii.hiiT Home Hunk, llliitnliiKla. HI.! Asnht l
llriilley, 1'iei.iilenl Mil.niiii County Uniik, llloom
iii1..ii. III.; .le W. IV1I, .Normal, 111.; lion. David
lUV'S Jililj;el'lilledSlatiwiiri'liu'l'oiiil, lllooni
iiikI i, III.; John I' Mi'Uitii, llli(imiaj,Moa, III.;
(IrorKii W. 1'nrke, Illooiniasloii, III-; lloliort K.
WillmiiK, llluoiiiinnioii. Ill ; .lohn M. Si-olt, JikIko
Mil Jialii'lnl rioMlit, KlooniliiKleu, III,) I.ilin.ui
IIiiit, llloomiiiKtoii, III.
Asaots Soo. lat. ItJOO.
t'nllod Mate a-'.n HomN timrki'l alne)... il0.t" OO
Mi'I.emi County 10 iM-reiuMI'iinN,..-.,. - 6""0 no
Cspilid Ploek si-i'iirixl liy .MorlSiivi'ion Un
iiii'iiinlHred Ileal IMate, uorlli nt least
tSV.Wi eo.'WO )
Cash 111 llullk a.77S 71
I'rrininiiH ilili from Ajfi'iil 6,71 '1
Oilier I'mniturc uog 0l
nriir.it niniTsoK cojipanv.,
Till" COJll'ANY is now 1'rehared lo lno I'ollctoa
on liHelliims jui'l H'l'ie'il. toro lluililmi;, JIit
I'lmuillse, Ao , upon iu low rates n any rtioiibll.Ui
Itimhooljectoflliw Dlnutornof litis eoinpanv to
furnish die p eoplo of tills res'0" w lib a safe ami reHu
Lie Home Company.
Aro annually et In tlio Knt, for no Letter or safer
liiburuacu tl'iiu U ollcrod ly this company.
Applications rcccivetl nnd Vnllclea jtied liy c
" JOHN P. UKI.V,
dcc21C)iatf AGKNT AT CA1H0, ILL.
KW AltltlVALSI NKW AltlllVALH
CIIIUSTMAS AND NKW YEAR'S HOODS
GREATLY REDUCED PRICES!
122 Comiiicrcial Avenues
Informt the citizen of Cairo nnd lclnlty tlmt ho Iia.
on liand ono of tlio largcl nnd U't u..orteil stock of
Dry Goods, Tftiicy Woods nnd Notions,
In Southern lllliml, wliloli lioolTern nt prk'di Hint "111
e will noil I'rinln, for ln-ot lir.imU, at from... 8 to I2',4fl
Yard wlclo Ulrnclii-d .Mnlln nt 12i
Heavy yard wliln eiioi'tlng nt 11
All-wool Klannol nt :s
Whltu IllaukvUi per pnlr, nt J-l M
T.arie "lo nil-wool itoiihlo SIiiiwIh nt i 'St
NewntjIclmlie'i'ClDnki nt J-'inonml upward-)
(Iool I.inKeyriat ..........., S0s
KU'KatitarnI cry lira vy clinnm'iibln and Hit-
tired I'opllnri, per jnrd, from... ,TJlol(c
Silk I'lipllnl nt........... 7Je
(uod ) aril-wide Merino nt
Alurgu a.Aortmeiit of
lllnck nuil Colored Alpacas at 25 vcnU
AndntmieroiM oilier ct)le of I)rei Ooodi corre
AlMlticii llntiilkiTL-liiiif. ot.
All-linen Towejiti),', peryiml, at
iioo.i inoip i.ini'ii
lrl-.li Linen, yard wide
A l-WOOl N,o:..,
Ijl llo' .Merino llo...
Merit! I'ndernliirtHiitid Kr.iwom
AIo, n large ni-i-nrltnent of
GIMPS, ' -J
SA TIX TRI.VM1XGS
Alexander Kid Ulnvea
And all other Gootln eorrtsjtoiulhvily low.
II in therefore to tlio lnteret of every Iwroimlmrlntf
(lKxl-1 lo fill! nt
122 Commercial Avenue,
He fore liiiying rlicwhere, money mvixI I mouer .
Thankful fur tlio HIhtiiI patrona.i lieri'tofore ex
temlixl to n, wo io. to reeoivo tlio iiim 111 future.
JVOirK V KU YT1 1 1 N(5 I N
THE BOOK XjI3NT33
No. 100 c mu cue i i, AvKMir.
gOL'THKUN ILLINOIS TKACI1 Kit.
An IMiHiitloniil .Ionrnal, pahlNlie-l K-im-Miintlily
Ot Hie elty of Ciiiroiiiiiii-io- tu the llili'ret of llu-
(Jri'iil CniiM- oT Kdiii'iitlou
In,Soiitli.irn IllinoU, No uiiii will U-Kjuirnl lo inak
lliijonriial u pom-rful ni-l imliii-ntml itotitriliiilioii li
the prlneipli-tf ir IMin-iilioti ; to Dm Jinproiement of
llli ilio llli-tliiHl of m-IiihiI liitriletlini, lill'l to tlio Oil-)
viiaoemi'iil of all reform for lln elovatioa of lh
ht.and.inl in "l.V) pi."
Mliule f-.ioi-nlH-r, on,- to.ir
Cliiliofiiierllvoanil ineler i'n. one jear to ono
Cltili of o er so, oiii- jvar, to one addii'.,
Teiinn, Piiyulili- In Ailviiner.
The flri-t iiiimher will ! 1-o.iu-d ."-.itnrduy, i'lUU iu,t.
JllKlili. Ml llll j AN,
KlllTOIt AMI PltOI'ltlKTOII,
rin IK A L H AT UOSS SA LO( inT.n iTTIks.
M OHIO LEVEE, GAIIIO, ILL.,
I.i fnriiUlu-d Mlth all kimU of exi-elli-nt J.IQUOli"-.
S.".'1.!'! ,.l.l,,1,'' a." ",,v''' lilted with ull Dig Ri-nionahlo
l.lUlll.lv-nf Hie market. MenU urn iirnllfed. on
iirder, nt nil Iioiiim. I'.vt. KITZ(!1:I!.I,Ii.
Till ponnlnr ldneo liar- Im-ohiiio tho v.wurl nt .til Inc.
if oi'Kooj HKl:il, u. none lmt Urn hi
Qvixi.t Jjouia IVXtXto
lnkepthy JllII.N HCHKIII.,
lilht utieut, K'twoen Com. mol U'nli. Aientles,
iU5-liL'I CAIIIO. ILLINOIS.
J OllN 11YLAnT) S SA I.O()N
In upplk-. u ill till kind of
XiJ upoi-io i- Xjicj.xxox,
JJccr, Alo, etc.,
CO.M.Mi:itClALAVK.NL-; UK WKKN NINTH AKD
"" TKNTH STKTKTS.
Tho lliirnly, who love uood iuiuoh.aIioiiM K'Ve linn
n enll, nnd tnoio who wish to pi li . fragrunt i isar can
Jiavo their wonU unpolled at his lur. ilcc'Jtf