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yOFFIOi No. 13 Tenth Street, Thornton 's Building.
aoim TOO FAR u x i
Wo nro of thoso who chocrfully'con
ccdo that "to tho vIctorH belong the
spoilt).1' Wo have, therefore, viewed
with entlro complaconoy, and with uo
dlspoHltion to remotiHtrato, tho activity
of tho axo in the decapitation of officials
not In full sympathy WlUi.'tho.adinlnU
tratlon. All rlht, Bay wo, "ofl" with
their heads." Hut there is a point In UiIh
proscription for opinion's fjako beyond
which tho appointing power always be
UttlcH Hflolf by going. That point was
passed by Secretary Borlo.tho other day,
by his ordor through tho commander of
tho Philadelphia uavy yard, that no
men should lyi employed who were not
open and unequivocal radicals, and ear
nest Htipportcn of tho policies of the ad
mlulstrntlon. Thooll'octof this disgrace
ful order was tho discharge of a largo
number of democratic mechanics and la
boring men, who were wholly dependent
upon their dally wages for the support of
themselves and families. Theso men
were not In a position ti Influence pubjlo
opinion. They were humble, quiet, hard
working men, rendering an equivalent
for their wages, and supposed themselves
safe from the reach of political proscrip
tion. But It buoms that no democrat can
be too humble, too ob'scuro to csi-ape tho
guillotine set up by the presbnt adminis
tration. Radicalism Is right, it assumes,'
and It Is therefore criminal to be a dem
The preced&ht sot by the president and
his cabinet officers In tliN and other like
Instances, Is unboqomlng the )ead yf.uli
enlightened government. Jt Is simply
meaii and contt-inptiblei ami will fall to
commaud the approbation of even deoont
republicans And furthermore, it 'Is a
datigcrutis precedent. If democrats, not
office-holders under tho government, but
private citizens, are proscribed for opin
ion's sake by tlio radicals, why may they
not turn and proscribe their prohiirlbers.
Should the exauip'ohet by the govern
ment bo 'followed: should democrats
refuse to patronize radicals and ztcevcrta,
on political grounds solely, what would
be the result? In this city radical busi
ness houses would close for want of pa
trons In somo other city democratic
Iiouhcs would share thesamo fato; social
circles would bfc broken up; the contemp
tible spirit would enter the doors of our
churches, and a tttute of confusion and
sullerlng appaling even to contemplate,
would Inevitably follow. That such a
condition of almirs Is net Inaugurated Is
due to the coolue and forbearance of
democrats and the modcrato republicans.
Tho rabid, Infallible radicals would Imi
tate .Secretary Rorle, and bring such dis
asters upon tho country! 1 ft day, If it
were In their power to do so.
Wo repeat that tho precedent Is a dan
gerous one, displaying a contemptible
malevolence better becoming tho chief
of somo central African tribe, than an
officer standing at tho head of tho United
Htates government. It Is moanvery
little, and will bear bltlor frulu for tho
palate of Its author.
the sour jr. -
Thb odltorof tho Meridian (Miss.) 'Ga
zotn' pullosophixcs thus about; tho
strength oftlto South: .
"Tho'Btrengthof the South rests In tlie
brawny armrof her citizens who till tho
soil, Their shouts to tho laboring ox,
and the sturdy plowhorlet ns tno bosom
of earth Is upturned to the fruitful kins us
of the sun, are tho watph-erles of prog
ress and ring with tho stirring trumpet
tones of liberty. - ,
In the wppilerfijl prpductlvenesj of our
soil in tho luxuries and necessities of
lift, lies tho true liaslanf our ftitur Jlu,
d'pc udencu and greatness.,, This Is ojir
re-"urci'. It litjj i asserted ltsef potently
In tho gloomiest hour of oli'r history,
and so long as the changes of seasons
continue, uud God's promisols myboll
zed iu the frail areht'ho architecture of
tlio-un and tho rafu which spanned '
the desolation of a drowned world, to
long, If v aro true to ourselves, will-wo
sit beneath 'our own vino and flg tree,
and noiw will make us afraid.' "
It scents Hiabtho President ami the
New York dry good prince, A. T. ,Htew
art, Qunuot bo' on tho most amicable
terms, notwithstanding Stewart wasPouo
of tho" hoavlesi subscribers to 'tho Grant
subscription fund, and Grant afterwards
bo earneastly desired to reward him for
Uls purely muoUlsu friendship py
making him Soorotnry of the Treasury.
Stewart oarnestly asked an appointment
for Ethan Alton, as an oiuollent to his
, qmij .uOJlatio , jii ,11? disappointment.
This tho President refused. Now wo
observo In tho Washington Intelllgono er
thatowarfas wrlttdu to thoPresidont
oxpresHlngrogret at tho appohitrnontiof
Grlhhell, to fho Now York Colleotorahip,
and assuring him that tho interests of
tho govornriien'twiilHpeedlly requlro a
Tho extent of. tho oalamjty to GloucesT
tor llshermou from tho storm on Georges
Hanks Is now summed up. Itcausodtho
loss of thlrty.sjx lvos, loavjng llfteou
widows and eighteen fatherless children,
and 370,000 worth of vessels and proper
ty, including anohors, .cables, and four
' u XMdAikb'tjftibijBMtf' 13
Tho following compliment to tho Cairo
Evening 'Bulletin' comes to us from tho
From tho Urenlmm (Texas) Banner.
The Calro.Evening 'Bulletin', publlsh
cd'brJdh'ii H OBeflyr& CoT-reachess
regularly. Mr. Oberly, if wo aro not
much mistaken, was at one time, presi
dent of tho N. T. U., and is now mayor
of Cairo. Tho 'Bulletin' Is our Ideal of
what a proporly,conducted(dally should
be; by uo means a ''bl'anko't sheet,1' yet
largo enough to contain all items of lo
cal Interest, and compendiums of genq
ral aud foreign news: ' ' '' !
A writer states that In every pound of
unrefined sugar thero aro ' iOO.'oOO' ahcrus
sacchnrt or sugar aimalculac. In fifteen
grains weight Dr. Ifassall, of London,
found one hundred of tlie.no Insects; and
Dr. Bonier, of tho Royal College of .Sur
geons, Ireland, found 1,100 In forty-flvo
grains weight, of 1208,000 in a pound-
Worso still, as a matter of lethetics,
thislsjtho Y.cry same Insect that bores into
tho skin of Its victims hi 'Scotch beds,
and treats them to a taste of the "Scotch
fiddle," alias the Itch.
Grant has appointed S. A. Hudson, an
Iowa nigger, black as tho ace of spader,
as minister resident to Guatemala; and
D.,"Basctt, n' Pennsylvania jigger
a regular becf-llpped, long-heeled darky
as minister resident and Consul General
What a Hwent'sceoted m'ongrel govern-
men t, we shall bavoiiLa fewycaralfrad
leal ascendency Is maintained!
Capt. R. M. Harding, of Paducah, de
clines a candidacy for a seat In tho Ken
tucky legislature from McCrackon coun
ty, because his antecedents aro such as
divest him of tho power to servo his con
stltutcnts efficiently In othor words,
the Captain Is a ''bloody-handed" rebel
one of tho whipped but unconvinced
kind. Ho is, ap excellent gentleman,
nevertheless a man, every inch of him.
The Indiana I,egis!ature,on the motion
of a radical member, has postponed tho
consideration of tho Fifteenth amend
ment until tho 11th day of May. Tho
aim of the democratic members being
thereby accomplished, they have taken
their seats and legislation will now pro
ceed without Interruption.
XiatoMt Toy Tol sfmph.
FF.MALK CLERKS BISCHAKUED.
Tho Uarlcn ChiiuI Treaty,
rxems ok oi'nci:-Nr.i:uciiN.
News from Washington, received yes
terday afternoon, was unimportant. Tho
chief Items aro as fallows:
i J ' ' OFFIOR BKHKKIl-S ndlNO" JIOMK. '
Tlio crowd at tho Whlto"IIouso and de
partments has scuslbly diminished since
the long list of nominations made yester
day, the disappointed' ones having left In
largu numbers on last night's trains..
SON OV STKI'IIKN A. DOUOiasi
Col. Robert M. Douglas Wju on duty In
tho outer reception room' for 'the llrst
time, as an. "applicant for private .secre
tary, temporarily relieving Geuoral
Dent, who is going to New York toward
'thUTdoso of tho week.
TUBT.1KLS TO 00 IIOMK.
There will bo ono hundred and llfty
removals of females froiir tho treasury
department ao$ie in to-morrp or' tho
next'iiay. None of their places will bo
trilled, as tho foreo is to be reduced per
.. . ... '
inaueniiy by tnat uumoor. bomo
piale clerks will also be discharged at
tho same time, and a largo number on
tho first of May. '
I . .. fJlB Tlir.Al I UKJKLTllO.N.
Tlicro Is a goneral Batlsfactiou at tho
unanimity vwjth which tho Alabama
treaty was rejected.
THK OAKIEN aNAIi TRKATV.
, Tho Spuato has been dispussiug tltho
Darien canal treaty for noarly two hours
In executive session. There Is consider
alilb oppos(tlon to It on account 'of ''tho
obscurity of tho torms of the' treaty.
Somo senators also think Uls hot best to
act whllo it is uncertain whether tho Co
lombian Cougress will, noj reject tho
treaty, and somo four that' its 'oxecution,
if ratified, may entail cous(derablo
A WOMAN nUJN8HEtt CHILD.
Ni3WLYoUK, April lVEIIzaboth
Smith, whllo drunk yest9rday, attempt
ed to burn her daughtor, aged bIx years,
to doath, ou a hot stove Tn,9 woman
was arrested, and the child taken to a
liospltal. It will probably tlio.' "
Tlio latest plank Inthqratt.n'8 rights
platform is for married womon tolain
tholr mutden names; The 'Revolution'
argues that thore "Is no more reason in
every wife taking her husband's name
than in bis taking hers".
THURSDAY EVENING, APEIL 15, 1869.
A lecture recently delivered In Dtivon
port, Iowa, on tho subject of "Tho Press
and its Mission" Heals thus sensibly the
prevailing praotlco among editors of
puffing gratuitously all kinds of Individ'
uals and Individual enterprises:
In speaking of tho revenues of tho
press, I cannot refrain from expressing
my views on tho subject of free adver
tisements. There is always to be found
In ovory considerable community a sot
of creatures who imagine by somo dis
pensation they ought not. like other
mortals, to pay for what they receive)
'jMiuon imvo exixnoruinary lacilllios lor
malting ineir acquaintance atulnro kind
ly permitted to contribute gifts to their
support. In what other branch of busi
ness could this bo tolerated? Allowing
that ono lias put tho press under some
obligation, does ho not generally expect
to get back more than tho worth of his
horvlces? If a man does tui editor a fa
vor, of a marketable value, let him have
his remuneration iu cash. On the other
hand, requlro him to pay Tor what he
does for him. It Is Just as reasonable to
expect tho carpenter to shingle your
house, and tho tailor to maku your clothes
without charge, as to expect an editor to
prepare and publish matter for another's
benefit without compensation. Lengthy
obituaries, marriages ornamented by ox
tracts from all the poets, and lengthy
pull's of some one's corner lots or lm
provemcnts, come under this class of
advertisements. This custom of gratuit
ous notice, aud advertisements from
whatever quarter, ought to cease, for the
reason that it would bo a benefit to the
printer!s..ppckctsMaud would In some do
grc'o abate ah intolerable nuisance. The
prlntor'spath has more thorns than roses;
and there Is no law, human or divine,
that should oblige him to shoulder the
burdens of thoso who are too lazy or
stingy to take care of themselves. Peo
ple will como to terms where they find
their interests nro involved in a reasona
J S. REAR DEN A CO.,
Fire, Marine, Life S: Accidental IiiMiniuce
K)-)tlm llluck. Ohio I.i'vro, iivit l'lrtt
fntiuuul llniikt i'lilro, 111.
l!prrent u line of tliu moiUubitnutial ami wrallliT
fompanlw. aIMI "
Statof Illlnola, AUxaa4rcouutjr,t-(. IulheClrt-ult
Court of Alrjaniler vouAty. Jul Ttun, ltd. lUnor
H. Victor n.Miiy Victor, la CliancarT t lllll for 11
Mine. Atflilarlt erUinnon-reildence of Mary Vietor, tln
loin named drfenJant, hiring hf n fllril In tha
CVrk'ii oftrr of (lit Circuit Court of aiI cuuiilr, no
ttco I iherrforo Ltrritr Kirca to tha nuld Uiy vlrior,
that tho complainant rlleil hU bill of complaint In aid
court, on tha Chancery Ui thereof, on Urn Till day of
April. xx, and that (hereupon a lummnns liurd out
or raid court returnable at ino law dirt-ctj. Now, liii
! you, thetsld Mary Victor, hrll irxonidly bonnd
apyear lirfore the Circuit Court rf and county, on the
firm day af the neit u rm thereof, to l hoMen at the
courthou In the city of Caire. in i.itd county, on the
1st Monday In July next, and plead, aniweror demur
to the eald compUluauU bill of complaint, the ain
and the matter, and thingi therein charKedand Mat
e.1 will ba taken a confoted, aula decree entered
agalnat you according to the prayer of aid till
JOHN 1IA11MAN, Clerk.
Cairo, April lMh,
Mulkey. Wall i Wheeler, Hol'r forcompl't.
Watehiuaker niul Jttch- Store,
(X. (i. JOr.DAN, AOK.NT.)
I'.lKlilli Mrcef, Xrnr C'oiiinu'rcliil
.f- ' W . ''!' ;,al'dlUw8m
Oilit'oofthc Caim Clly Xrry Company,
Notice l hereby ciren that ainnelnu of the Mo;
holder' of tlii t omjiany ill Iw held nt tho oltlre jiif
the company, corner W.ulune'"n li-ni mi l i: Ji-'
leentli utreet. in tlu itv.nn MomUv. ilav a,l. It I).
at 10 oVlof!;. i.iii., for th4 purpuf vtMli'i! f?
niroctiya to ier t)ia enulng year, nftil' f& uilwr
V.HS;t., - , T. W .ICVT.MJDiVV". ...
aoMiaijraiiiii I'fjiii mi u i i hiiii""-- p r i
STOVES TINWARE, ETC.
A HALLKY S CHARTER OAK.
Cojippr, Tin ami Sliect Iron
TOX5BIKTG- XI O X3
i'o. ICO WASHINGTON A VKXUR,
;el.n,l 3d'" ' rv,:i'l
; iHtn'.IAbove'UitiMarUet Houio,), f -tm'l
It'obfirig! niltt'erlns; Ppo'ntlns nnl St'e'amboaCwork
dono In a neat anil mibjtauttul luuuner, at aliort no
TO 01IT.UK IT GO TO
REERWART, 0RTII is CO'S
And purclnuo Iho leading
S t o v o o tlio Won't
A ood variety of Cooking and Heating Ht
ways ou.)un,d, ,AUo uuounJctotusurluicm.gr.
llanufacturen of ntitteringand ItoofliiK. '
Our motto Ik Quick falci" imd Small PrnflU.
l"8utliifautlou guaranteed In every mtance.Wi
i BOOTS AND SHOES.
-yTM. KIILKHS, :
Boot aud JStlxoo 3VEn.lx.ox
entielh intU'lciaei,'aii)ivgon and
(Nearly opposite tha Court Home.) '
Keeps anpli'iidid a'n. k of tho beiit material, and good'
Mending dune neatly aud cheaply, PntroiiagQ fen
ISAAC W ALDER,
Wholcaalo and lloUlI Dealer In
GENT'S AND BOYS' CLOTHING
.ir.'f-f ... if ,!bfs) MAI
riHATg, CAl',-;A, cvr J
At thoolil Btaml, ,
Cnnior.nr.HlxtH Mreot aud. Ohio Levee.
junHdtr- v ' - i '
Evorytliiag 3T" l'OMh.
JIARGAIXS TOR" TimVEOVLTA
HavinffelosrHl out their old xtocl: of Clolliln, lmva
irHigiit on n
IjiU'gt; and SiIcntll(I Stock,
WliHi embraces every kind of
Fnalilonnlilc tarntlemcii'a AVcnr,
Amiatteh in Is Milted lo nil claMon. '
They would nMs especial nttcntion to their Mipply of
XXjrvto xxxfL Caps, '
In wliicu they profcjn to lead tho market,
Whioli embrnca all plyleit of Cloth, Canslmers
TmcoiIk, Ac, from which they manufacture v
CLOTHING TO OUDKlt,
In the bcit manner, and itrlctly fa'hlonnUe.
Tholr tock of
' GclUicinen'.s lSmil"ililng (ifJoJi1'
U tery complete, IncIudinK many norcltlefi never le
foro broiifilit to this market. '
Truiika, nt every ty!e, Vnllaei, Cnrjiet
Ai'iiri'd of their ability to oell chhIs from tlielr new
lock, cheaper than ccr U'foro, they rely upon a dm
criminating public Jo rxwnd thorn tho palronnitn they
may deserve. Janifitltf
A Clergyman, wliilo rcidlns In South America an b
miionar)',dlM:overed a iafo nnd alinplo remedy fur
Ihucurutif Jt'crvutia Wcaknei., Knrly' Ueay, Piecaiva
of the Urinary and Seminal Orsani, and the wholo train
nf diiordcr )rnii;ht nnby)anefiil and vicious liablli.
fircat numbvra havolwcncured by tliia noUa remedy.
Prompted by a denlro to benefit the aflltcled and un
fortunate. I will ncnd tho reelpe for preparing and
utlng thlil medicine, In a Healed envelope, to any ono
who ncednJt, tutu or riuaait. Acldre,
. JOSKl'll T. 1SMAN,
Jm IIIUIO IIUUM'(
New Tork City.
feion niul the Family, Ni,,cmiii thone intrimla
medicinal pruorllin wliieli belong to an old and I'uro
In.dl?pe naUo tq Xeinales, Gpojl for, Kldtiey Com
iiIjiiiU. A delicious Touie. rut up In cae, contain.
In-ono dimen.hnttleki'aah, and ofd lV all drilitUti,
crufrm, Ac. AM ltmlnj;r Co., ctablllicd 1778,
Heaver atreet, New York.
cAici'i-lsri'EK A'xi) jililji:ic
BivrwHRN' MVIM eiV'nr.rii'iyri Washington-
"YOOD! WOOD I!
U lit ft. KJ
Good 7Ttrcl Wood ,
'At priee whlelidefy-.emjMitition,nnd aUo.lom
Deliver Iu nuy iiart-of the Clly,
Ou thojthortuat notice
I.eavo urilnra m lVent Jlnleu'f proqery. Loner-L-au'a
fen I More, uilii Vtod and ItotKlrk-krucory;
OALI COAL I 'COAlVi x 4Jr X
-t i 'Vt-j.Vtw.'j
J. .Sharp IcDoniiltrH Conlyard-
Ilavuii; lundo pariiiauou orrangemcntg Willi A. L
rhottll To for a
.rl jJonMiil Vuiily QlMl.
Iilreel'lfrnm tlm inincn, wo nro prepared to tupply
jteauu'ra.fit miy l)ii)o day or nighty , , ,, w,,
Ntriiiu Tub 'lvy"
Alwnj'H In ri'aill'ni's'lb'ihippV W wanU of tamira
mid tlio piibllKenerall.vuliviiii;prlee.
mid tlio piiblloKeiierallyuliviiiiMirlce.
alt ' -HOI1KUT ll. SMITH, Ag
"UN FLOAVKB 1IILLIA11D SALOON
U liirnlbelrwtUIfie;Hte!ilt efyle'i tit Tablet, and Ue
bar Mipplled with the inott excellent liquor.
OHN IIYLANU'S SALOON
I itipplied with all kinds of
lrtl'-.li vtn.tjti n,MfM
Cirpierftl aveniioliot. Ninth and Tenth street.
The thlrntr, who love good luuqrs. should five
who love good liquors, should clve him
aouhowUh to fftifTft ftMul ii4uf can
its Hiipplied at his bar. dufffftlf '
a can, nun iwisa
have their wants
JOHN IL 'OBERLY & GO
DRY GOODS, ETC
(,, TliqOltlcstEslabllslicd ,,
XH."5T GOODS SHTOXTIEfXS
IN T1IK CITV.
f RIITL'SHOUSK & lLVXNY,
Havo in fiand J freifi from the market '
I'rinlc) do rained,
, .' Italian ClotliK,
S - French (lingham
Printed Linen, -
Tirfwn and lUeaoljijd Blieetlpj;!'.
llrown and Uliaclicd Plilrtln(r;
1'arlH Printed HpriiiirhhawU,
Til.etHI.aul-, .i i t , VK
Ln.na Ijco Slmwlv,
Wlk Miimlllai '
, f l 'arivVeil Ilari'SC,
White Ooodf, . . Ilnnnn Maria,
Waln.m.ki. ' ' -"' T Potted Mctt,
India Twill, (ilnon,
India Mull,'" ' " Jaconet,
t .Linen Ciiinbrle. Hwl".
,t w , .. Ti,lo Linen,
.rr III ''ie' 'niH,
3VXtttdLxi,sr .1 ..
COUNKIt IHOIITII ST. AND COMMKIUJIAL AVK.
mirsoiltf i ; '
REAL ESTATE BROKERS, ETC.
(Fucecf tor to John CJ. Harman i Co.,)
ltE.Hi ESTATE AGENT
Buya and elU Ileal Otate, pavA Tiuen, furnlithe
A)tracl of Title, and preiarta Conveyances of an
Inds. Office, No. 71 libl door; Ohio Leven. inarlSU"
JOirx -Y. TltOVKK & CO.,
Real Estate, Iloml ami Stock Hrokcrs.
Will attend fn the P.ivincnt of filatu. Cnnntraml Cllv
n,nt55Sr!A.'J. '"'"'"V"' I'ertalnliig to a CI:NKUAL
Eiaiurn Stiikkt, neeorul door from Com. Ate
declt'CMiltf Cairo, III.
LIQUORS, TOBACCO, ETC."
' , , i 7" i Yy"""
W3L II. SCHUTTEU,
'Importer and M'hbUnalc Dhiler in
ynxrs, ; "tijTOK.st: j ,oij a'cco
K 1 A . . . 1 ' 'A ) O ij Vl A T v. i
llcst HrilJttlS1 f 'ffrcnm 1rtn'tl'-'Stuck, Alo
Imiiui'lctl AlrnlirnillVreiil ICIniU.
No. 75 Ohio LitVkif, - t'iiirt), Bmitels
JOJIN IOiOI;h, J ,a, J. CAULK.
JJODGKS AC A 11 LB,
C.VIUO, IM.I.VOIS. tm '
'Will attend to the Ml of real v'""'! merehamlUe,
lurniiiirc. siii.-a aim prnpen.ri unrnmi mi i;inl, Tor
two and ntiii half nor iient. eoiniiiWHlnu. helnir aUmt
one-fourth tlie uruniiiatiiiii itMinlly eliargel. '
Any pepion feelini: luinKelfor li-melf imahln (o par
that ratoof eonM ii-hIi iii, ahall ho cliHifully eni
Tim patronagnoftlin puhlio :n Millcitfxl,
Otlioei nt prenent nt I'.irkerot II. nine's Livery HlalaV.
A eommlHiiion ami am-imn liotife will Im niwiiril In
afuwiiayit, dtieiUdleuof which will iHigUen. ' "
JADIES1 HAIlt DUESSINO.
3IKS. ADDIE 11UCK
WUhe to Inform tho puhliu that holiAii t I
Iinille' Ifnlr Drcualug Snlooit
On Commcrclnl iiveuue. K'tween Nlntli an. I Tcnlli
atre'ets. Bho also muiiiifnctiirea Ourti. Hn lichi,.
"WMoti-Munnls, KurIllui;, Ilrnrcletf, and
,a)ll!jnd of Ilnlr .Tcvyi-lry. p 1 '
.l.iHin-.i in. i (liny iMU'Ulliiiigi ni Tiieir nir iikiimi
facttired )h any ilolrnMo htylo. JanVMIf
.. . t..' MM.M...... ,,,,,,,,,,, ,.,.,,,,,,
NO. 100 C0MUHCUL Ayrnvs.