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liUle boy, aged nine yean, eon
KTZBT SAtOBDAT MOESJJJfJj terday at Star Lttdlng Mid broke bis
leg just Above the fcrte. lie
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lEMboraadnuu Made in the $
itaj. ift'm. Wier, September
fcth, at Willert Grove.
Dr. ll. Xl. Sempkins lias resigned
Vbe editorship of Ike Southeast Herald
tend Col. Will Rodney Is how the
feditor t that sheet.
-little iloway Gradea oa tne
ifine cake at Kelso yesterday. Tire
church realized thirty-eight dollars
Km the cake.
Kelso was a hre town, in toOiro--
lation yesterday. The whole sur
rounding coBntry turned o'et to bete
well flic crowd at the church dedica
tion, and quite laye number went
from this city.
Voraa the Storaivant feauk
building is progressing rapidly. This
week the brick layer will complete
the wails if the weather continues
The Australian ballot system wi3
work a hardship on the Democrats
in this eonnty ihh year. It will pre
vent the wholesale buying of voles
tend the men who two years ago
bought the Votes that put them in
toffice wiH not be able to gtt there
The eighth of September will be
It big day for the Republicans ot this
county. Major tfilliairi. Warner, the
Republican candidate for Governor,
will address the people at Jackson
and in this city on that day and thous
ands of Republicans from all sections
tof the Southeast will be here to see
the next Governor of Missouri.
Herman Xoeniugcr and Mrs.
Joseph Ilacmmerro Were cmited in
marriage last Saturday, and Saturday
Evening they took passage oh the
steamer Idlewild for St. Louis where
they go to reside.
We notice in the New Madrid
Retold some land advertised Air stile
by the Sheriff tliat belong to parlies
residing in this county. Go down)
people, and pay your taxes.
Mharley I-ewis-, the Icmocratlc
candidate for Assessor) is iu the city
o-dny. Charier is a good fellow and
if the Republicans did not have
inajority of the voters in the county
lie would like it better.
Another saloon is to be opened
tap in the Rodney buildiug corner
Main and Broadway. Cape Girar-
ticau can boast Of niore saloons and
churches than has any other city of
tts size in the country. We are trely
ft progressive people who believe in
living for all there is in sight.
A wagon load of Cape beer was
consumed at Kelso yesterday. Itelig
t n and beer go together in ranking
a man happy, and when be is full of
both this earth is to him all the
heaven he wants.
tl. rti. rAiii;i will Witml ttovt-
AUC VtJ W 11 II mi " in v. .
Monday night and at that meeting
they should jump on to the old crump
Iv horned cow and ride her ont of
town. The hog has to go on the first
of November, and bow lei us give
thanks on Thanksgiving day to the
Lord for his goodness and the City
Council for its kindness.
brought here on the steamer Idlewild
to-day to have his broken limb attend-
; ed to by Dr. Ilarfia,
n m oemg noisea aoroaa as a
fact of natural history that a single
swallow devours 6,000 flies a day, and
a society for domesticating swallows
may be looked for at any moment.
Will not some one look up the bird
or beast that finds the mosquito just
to it taste and has an unlimited
capacity for that especial variety of
Advertisements are the inter
course between the employers and
employes, between the shops and m
cieiy. between folks who want to earn i
money and folks who wish to ppend
it- That beneficent theory of govern
ment which declares us ail free aud
equal is excellently maintained by the
advertisers. The poor man and the
rich, the famous and the obscure are
placed on a level iu the republic ot
Married, at the residence of Mrs.
Wrny.tfec bride's mother a( 10 o'clock
a. m, August 30th. 1891 Dr. Elmore
T. Applegite, of Iiolcomb, Duukliu
county, Missouri, aud Mrs. Maude M.
Skagga, of tutstily, Rev. C.T. Daniel
officiating. There was no formal
entertainment, but the friends gather
ed to witness the ceremony aud the
departnre ttt the happy couple to
their future residence iu Dunklin
'county. The bride end groom left
ou the 1O.40 train followed bv the
best wishes of the many Iriends
wliora the bride leaves in this city.
A prominent merchant sayst "I
havesold Megrimine lor oVer a year
ana guaranieea 11 10 cure u ucau
ache without bad after effects and
have not found a single case it did
not relieve. Sample free. The Dr.
Whitehall Megrimine Co, South
Bend, Ind. Sold by druggists.
The Normal school opened this
tnorning with a good attendance for
UH-DavU baa sold nearly all
bis property at Jackson, and we un
derstand that be will soon move to
Cooper Cracraft was in town to
day. Cooper says be is glad he is hot
In the race for aa office this year.
The contract to furnish Ink and
crayons for the public schools was
awarded to Ernst Osterloh at the
School Board meeting last sight.
Father Weldon and about twenty-five
of the seminarians of St Mary's
College, at Perry rill 0, tame down yes
terday on a visit to SL Vincent's Col
lege.. The Democratic candidates in
this eonnty are very uneasy siuce the
Republicans pat their ticket in the
field The Republican nominees are
all good men and this is troublesome
to the Democratic candidates.
" The most remarkable benefit of
advertisements to the general public
Consists in their function as a tmivef'
sal encyclopedia a catalogue, a hand
Soot, an ludo. summary, a cot
plete and unabridged dictionary of
all the woes and blessings uuu nesa
is beirto. If a man has stain on bis
clothing or hla reputation, pains in
School will begin at the Cont ent
Gordonvibe will have a Repub
lican pole raising Saturday.
J. Maple Wilsou has the hnud
fomcVt book store sign in the citv. It
is an immense book.
The public scuool will open
next Monday. Get ready, children,
to go to your lessons.
We arc informed that Mr. llillc-
maun has sold bis lithograph quarry
down in Scott county for seventy
five hundred dollars.
. . . .1
n e call the atteulion of our
readers to the advcrtiseineut of the
Bee, wbirb appears clscwhcro iu this
paicr. The 'lee is the largest mercan
tile establishment in Southeast Mis
We have a little tale of woe in
store for a rertaiu raudidatc tor a
county office in this cou'nfy-. We
are bol yet ready to brg'iit the war,
but when we do open the battle it
will be to knock out the men who are
not what they bretend to be.
W-. 11-. Krncger has opened ft fts
taurant au oyster depot in the Opera
House. He has fitted the room up in
elbgant style, and he proposes to keep
a house that will be a credit to the
At the Democratic pole rai-ing
a? Advance yesterday the Demo
crats gt-l so fiill of enthusiasm that
many of them were unable to navi
gate. The Republicans present were
Sheriff Rierwirth and Henry
Kopper left this morniug for Jeffer
son Citv. Thev took Bird Hall np to
place him in the pen. Hall is a col
ored man who was convicted of
burglary at the last term ot the Cir
cuit Court and sentenced to three
years in the penitentiary.
We were mistaken in our state
ment that the Catholic Knights of
America did not allow its member:
to belong to the Knights of Pythias.
There is no rule, order or law in the
order of the Catholic Knights that
prohibits its members from belonging
to the K. of P. Order. The Local
Branch of the Catholic Knights ex
pelled some of its members who be
longed to the Knights of Pythias, but
they were expelled tor non-payment
of dnes and not because they bad
joined the K. of P.
The Jessie Foster Opera Compa
ny entertained our people at the
Opera Ilouse last night. The pro
gram was a choice selection, aud its
rendition was as near perfection a
the human voice is capable of niakingi
The singing was so perfect and charm
ing that we cauuot attempt to say
What particular piece was best. In
her "Ocho Song" Miss Foster brought
out as charming music as is possible
for the voice of human to produce,
and proved to the audience Ibat she
is all that is claimed for her one of
the best singers that ever appeared
before an audience on the American
stage. Jcaunette's wcaaing is surety
charming opera in the bands of
Misses Foster and Conroy. MisaCoii-
roy as Jeaa comes as near being one
of the "boys as can be, while Miss
Foster at JcauBctte displays to per
fection the conning of a maiden bent
on matrimony. Our people were de
lighted with the opera from begining
English Spat hi Lfnlffleaf ' re
moves all Hard, Soft or Calloused
Lumps and Blemishes from horses.
Blood Spavin Curbs, Splints Sweeney,
nlug-Bon Stifles, Sprains, all swollen
Throats, Coughs, etc. Save tdO by
ase of one bottl& Warranted the
most Blemish cure eref known. Sold
by Rider Whlchterich, DfuggbU,
Ortt, Sharp' ni leaVe far London,
Entrland, next Saturday. lie will
'spend about two- months in Fjigland.
They had some needed improve
ments made at the Convent
County candidates do not visit
the Cape very often.
A runaway couple came over
from Illinois this morning and went
ont to Jackson to be married.
The days are growing shorter
and the nights longer, and still leap
The College is breaking (be
wheat land on its swamp farm this
year with plows propelled by steam.
Edward S. Lilly headquarters for
Farmers Friend grain drills. Wood
and steel wheels.
Walter Trickey informs ns that
nc wants to buy himself a home in
Tbry will have granitoid pave
ments on both streets along tn6 new
Sturdivant Bank bnilding.
-Sportsmen Sio having fine sport
bow. the hickory trees arc full of
nuts and the woods are full or,
Arrangements will be made
Saturday night for the reception of
Maj. Warner and a graud torch light
Rooms for bfti'ceS in the new
Sturdivant Itr.uk building will tiud
r's;ly renters as soon as the buildiug
Some of the county candidates
went out to Dutclituwn yesterday and
talked politics to the pit-metre.
Xext Monday night the City
Council will meet in regular session
and at this ineetiug the cow will
doubtless come up.
D. S. Brown, of St. Lonin, who
was here aud at ISrowewood Ihl
week feokiiig after his interest left
for St. Louis this tnoruiug.
ot. V iirceiits College will open
next Wednesday, and we understand
they are expecting a large attendance
-t students this year.
Thc Cape Gimf dett J Prospcctitlg
hud Mining Comii.my arc advertising
for a man with drilling machinery.
They want to begin iirospcctiug.
Frank Fa Durruugh aud family
went down to Charleston this after
noon, rrant; went H attend to some
legal busiuess and his family went to
Mrs. Henry Hose and her Utile
daughter llavl, of Perry villp, who
had been li-iting the family of Jomi
II. Stratman iu this city returned to
their hum-; last Mondav.
We are having weddings iulhc
city at the rate of ouc a week, aud
nearly all the girls marry men who
take them away from the city to
MegTiihihc Is the oa!r gniarnnteed
pcrmcnent cure for headache and
neuralgia. Relieves in 20 to 30 min
utcs. A great blood clcauscr and
stimulant that in time positively cur"!;
Sample bottle free. The Dr. Whithall
Mcctflf.iuc Co., South Bcud, lud.
Sold by druggists.
Some of our salooa-kecpers keep
selling St. Louis beer nVtwithstamt
iug the fir.t that our home brewery
is making better beer lhau any beer
brought here from SL Ixiui. It is
not right aud the men who are deal
ing in the imported stuff kuow it is
not right. Then why tld they not
quit it and patronize home.
A Keaalkl lUrtn.
Not long ago Mr. Carl Schuri, Mr.
Henry Villard (he Hilgard), and a few
other German-American Mugwumps,
issued an address to the German-
American voters, setting forth what
they are pleased to consider as reasons
for voting for Grover Cleveland for
President We have got used to
this address. There are "peculiar
reasons" every fonr years why Mr.
Scburt and Mr. Villard Wish to vote
for the Democratic candidate, and
there are '-'peculiar reasons" also why
they arrogate to themselves the office
of leaders of the German-American
A more important address than the
One mentioned has just been issued
by the German-American Republican
Union of Illinois, which should be
placed In the hands of every voter
Who ts ol Gerfeiiin decent. In thi
ad.ifrftft the authors poYnt CM SriVeral
salient reasons. ISd force of trhlch
mnst Be rccofnftad by every tone,
whv Ge'rrr.an-Arliericafes should Vote
the Republican ticket. Iu the first
place, the Democratic parly has taken
an attitude V? unrelenting hostility
10 the System of protection a system
which has enabled tens ot thousand
of Gorman-Americans to better their
condition chormottslv a tWeeowotrV.
In the second place, the Democratic
party has not only in a great measure
supported in Congress the free silver
coinage swindle, but has also in its
national platform declared itself In
favor of abolishing the 10 "tVer cent
tax upon State bank notes, and thus,
in blind disregard of the best inter
ests of all clnssess of our people,
without distinction of party, proposes
to pave the way u! the reissue of the
wildcat - notes which, before there
form of the currency instituted by
Ihe Itepublicaus over thirty yc?.rs age
wefc daily cheating the people of
thousands of dollars.
German Americans hare alvravs
been conservative financiers. They
arc fur houbst money aud solvcut
banks. They are hardly likely this
year to respond to the appeals of a
party which would have made this
country, if It dared, the dumping
ground for lite silver of the world at
68 cents on the dollar, and which has
boldlv declared itself in favor of wild
Cur Gennan-Auierican fellow
citizens are as jealuils of the honor
and diguitv bt the I'nitcd States as
any iiiai: whose ancestry runs back to
the Mayflower. The majority ol
lliciii, therefore, iu the future as in
Hie pa-t. are likely to support the
partv of progress, of patriotism, of
libueaty and of protection.
It Kboal la Every (!.
J. B. Wilson, 371 Clay SU; SHarpr
burg. Pa, says he will iiot be without
Dr. King's Xew Discovery for Con
sumption, Coughs and Colds, that it
cured his wife who was threatened
with fnciiraouia after an attack of
"La Grippe," when Various other
remedies and several physicians had
done ber no good. Robert Barber,
of Cooksport, IV, claimcs Dr. King's
Xew Discover' has done him more
gOCtl than anyttilug he ever used for
Lung Trouble. Nothing like it: Try
It. Free Trial Bottles at Wilson's
Drugstore. Large bottles 50c atod
I'arl7 nail Hatrfal.
but I couldu't help it. Everything
weut wrong with me, aud I thought
I hadn't a friend iu the world; dys
pepsia caused tills, and for mouths I
coii'du'.t cut anything, and .jnt suffer
cu in li'iisery till I used Sulplier Bitters.
Three bottles cured me. I) Leicit, 22
liutcdoin Slrcci ISoslon, Muss.
Maa'a RrlsMn Hvlabt aad Wrirht,
A man five feet ofie inch shotild be
120 pounds five feet two inches
should be 126; five feet three' inches
should be 133; five feet four inches
should be 136; five feet five inches
should be 142; five feet six
should be 145; five feet seven
should be 148; five feet eight
should be 155; five teet ii!he
should be 16$ five feet ten
should be 169; five feet eleven
should be 174; six feet high should
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CUt or Ball
Kamttuhig aaeaUal tat ta the port offlea 0
Caps Gtnnlna, eowtr of Cap Uiranlraa.
Si K aiiinnn.
Angast -8Kb, 18!.
tar lha aock audinr
Dr-I F B ii(05
ttfn Carrie uliiiMa
Chaa IKrtsta .
i W Harrison
Mra Wta Thorn peo
his head or his heels; if he wants to rjaplain likes thia conhtry. but
lar anything or teaci, y win, fik hu Und M1j hls j-jy
here is the fountain head U which he 'e ' ..... . . .v '
Poaom oiling tar anv of the above letteit
will pica tar "AdTettiaed," giving date or
taia Hat. 11 not called fo aithla thtrtj da-fa
tary will bo nt to to; Dead Letter Oflloe at
Wathingtua Utr- Oi CKA at KK,
This remedy is becoming so well
knowa add so popular aa to need no
special mention. All who have nsed
Electric Bitters sing the same song
of praise a purer mcdiclno does not
exist and It is guaranteed to do all
that is claimed. Electric Bitten will
cure all diseases or toe urer ana
Kidneys, will remove PiuJples, Boils,
Salt Rhcrinf and other affcetions
caused by impure blood. Will drive
Malaria from the system arid prevent
a well as cure all Malaria fevers. For
cure of Headache, Consumption and
Indigestion try Electric Bitters. . En
tire satisfaction gnaranteed, or money
refunded. Price 50 cents and )L00
per bottle at Wilson's Drug Store.
Tor-rift Light Proreoalan.
Arrangements have been n.ade for
a moustcr torch light procession
through the streets of Cape Girar
deau on the uight of September 8.
Citizens living on the line of march
are respectfully requested to illumi
nate their Windows and decorate
their homes for the occassion.
The processidii will start from Wil-
ler's Garden, corner Broadway and
Pacific street, east on Broadway to
Sprigs street, sduln ou Sprigs to
Good Hope street: cast on Good
Hope to Spauish street, north on
Spanish to Independence street, east
on Independence to Main street; north
on Main past the St. Charles Hotel
to lie reviewed by Maj. Warner and
etaft, to Broadway, west oa Broad
way to Garden.
Bhrnmllm larr la a Bar.
".Mystic Cure" for Rheumatism and
Neuralgia radically cures in 1 to 3
days. Its action upon the system is
remarkable and mysterious. It re
moves at once the cjusc and the dis
ease immediately disanpears: The
first dbsd benefits, 75 cents. Sold by
Rider & Wichtericb, Druggists, Cape
What They Maid Vp.
The able editor of th Los Aiigeles
77me is deeply interested in red sus
penders, lie says the girls down
tbero "wear tbciri ou the outer walls,"
but neglects to state what they hold
up. San Jose Mercury.
In masculine rainmcnts all history
That suspenders are used to hold up
And aualagous reastiniilg wil! show
at a glance
Tht" woman's sdspcuders should hold
nn her Chance-
Only, or accident, really can tell
The secret btlf sisters have guarded
For no man who loves them will ever
That suspenders alorie prove the pres
ence of trousers.
A national traagraoe.
False report have been pabllahed in
fcnndreda of pewapapei s throughout the
load to, the effect that the. workfa fair
la banlmipt. Such stories. We art c!l
aaaui'LiV, ara the emanations of ignorant
and malidoMi persona, and that they
ebon Id hare trained circulation or cre
dence can but be regarded as is disgrace
to the American people. These reports
are still Spreading and havo already
done the fair untold injury. The fact
la, according to reliable authority, that
the pxpoaitkm baa now S2,.r.00,000 cash
m bank and about a million more la
sight. It baa not had; at any time for
a year and a half, less than a million
dollars to its credit In cash, and had as
niheb as fS.OOO.OOO at one tfass. During
te last sis inohths the monev has nec-
tsaarily been expended mpiUy for con
stracticg the great reposition build-
ioga. About threc-q uartcn cf a mil
lion a month baa been paid out for thia
porpc&a A li!.e cxpcivlllure will bo
nccessanr f-arVfWl months ti come.
and Hope taocoy u'.il be creded by Oc
tnta. The bulk ot Iff; ft-i?tt o1 the
tt&r fniri adinbslon, etr., VVVii hot btrln
l.i cnne la. of conn'.iinl:l the fairopcs.
It Is in onlr to trie! tno cnteri.-ri.s3 orr
until Uat tinsa ljt',t the piivcrcriu-nt
has been fifi! to advance $-
000.009. The incst crcscrvntive es
timate of the fair's receipts and
exprnilitnrrs places th former abnnt
t4,000,ceo,ln excess of thp fetter. There
weed Wit jhi Vae ;lirhfc:it fear of the
fair being bankrupt, of t'ven cf its be
coming "hard np" If the government
gives the old which has beca asked end
whfc-h is confidcntlr cxtieeted. Should
such aid not be given, the prtb'is tvA
rent assured that Chicago itself. tteun
Xi has raised almost fll.000.C09 attl
ought not to be expected to do more.
will put its hard deeper into its rc!:ct
and will prorlifc etwrlRh money t enr
y t".efciif through lo tSii grand (two
cess v. Jiich It is detenuined it shall be
tnd which it certainly will be.
The fair b hot bankrutil aud wilt not
bo bankf.ipt. The only tV.uhuntton fci
the injuriccs report referred to is the
fact that the initional commission, of
supervising body, has txpondW all ot
the money which the government apV
propria ted for its expenses for the eur
reu't year. That body dctis rot provide
the money for constructing the build1
Ings, gathering the exhibits, or other
wise puting the fair In complete condi
tion for the inspection of tlio public.
This is done by the "World's Colum
bian exposition," or local Chlcosn c"
pol'n'lK,LL. The fair will be d-dieated
and opened on lima, and all bills will
Ctoad FSTrmatlou. "
bne of the met interesting eoutrib
tions of late to meteorological discus
sion is that oa clood formation and
awmtm, Dy air. Joan Aiticen, a noted ' .;,-
aeieanm. lie nnua, as in xormer oDset-)
. A Tala ar lha aaW 'aV .
The Ozark monntains of . Miss f)
present a field for lover of the cur-
ions Which ia act to be found tbist-
W Old Mexico. This whole
rations, that ihg is Intimately depend-
country was at one time under
the i ' V V .eajra.
eat oa the presence of dust particle In ! domination Of the Spaniskr, when they
the air, each of tho Invuible granules j firsl explored this part of 16c eon
forming the nucleus of a tiny head of .tiuont, aud 'their rcHcS are to be
water, incsc vesicles cuutaUng In the found oa all the hills in the shape of ! ,i2 . , ,. ctU'wat laeraoC
and old mines, and inl?''" r csjm G(rarieaa county.
PSAl 8rrrt.rrEST -Sole la kmO
fflror- to iHcradttotaaMi others latenatei
la the estate of Jobs 1'. Hilt, ilaeeaaad.
that the Hthtrr-itiiea emcater if aaMaaX
L 1. XIXSXT,
"r-;exeaValion"na old mines, and inl?:,1""'"" Girardeaa cotn.tr,
dred. At elevated situations the air ta 1 m. .. . . ' ! "'' f awaai. t&i
comparwUvcly free from dust, while ' B"y '""T M' 'feh M
lower down It is fall of it, but while 1 J nnviuejr uiem iw
eloods are passing over a peak the nam-1 00 years ago, says the St. Bonis
bet of particles varies considerably? I Globe-fkMtknrt. But ft ta not only
this, he discovers by ascriesof cafefoUy , their relics and tools that are left as
reminder of the Spanish explorers,
they have left legruds and stories
which bare been handed down with
implicit faith from generation to gca-
compiled data. Is due to the fact that
the air entering Into the clouds has
forced itself np from the valley below
hence the mountain sir is pure or im
pure In exact accordance with the
amount of thia lower world current '""on nnfll they have become part
which has reached it. and. when the i 'he history of the country.
clood. vanishes, the ether resumes its old About eighteen miles southwest ef
MmintilU taanftlMM t . i & '
Sack lea Armies' Halve;
Ths Bkst Salvb in the world for
CrilSj Bruises, Sores, LIcerS; Silt
Rheum, Fever Borea, Tetter, Chapped
bands, Chilblains, Corns, and all Skin
Eruptions, and positively cures Piles,
or no pay required. . It is gnaranteed
to give satlsiaftlonj or money refunded.
Price 23 cCnt J Tier box For sale at
Wilson's Drrig Storo
X at lee.
lam prepared to do all kind ot
apholsteriog, sofas, chairs and divans
Spridgs reset and upholstered. Also
oratresses cleaned and re-covered In a
workmanship manner. Best of ref
erence given. Rooms opposite the
Democrat office, Themis street, Cape
Girardeau. ' . .
atiglO IL JUkxakdeb. -
Much can be said in favor of tho eoop
trarirt system of baying on l building
homes which is gaming wide popularity
in this country. When" tvvperly con
ducted there h no more proUtal-la In
vestment than s'-ares in a building and
The man who is always going to save
money, bet never savci any. Is well
Vnotvet to everyone, tienerally tliere
has been ild go-.l reason why ha should
not have saved intmey crcrpt that ho
has merely been "going to save It." Per
haps he ho:Mlnrtcd a savings-bank boolc,
tlilt has had ruble need of money, And
has drawa out tm aiunt. If this
"going t save" person hal Invcnto-.l
SVeii a very siali monthly share of his
earnings in one of those excellent insti
tutions, loan and building associations.
3f cooperative balks as they aro called
in soma fctstes; he would have beerl
compelled to make his regular Infest
ment, or umiir(, a tmall flrlti each
month, and would havo h?d In addition
the strong motive c possessing an act
ual share in a profitable business.
These essoclatibns CrfVr great ad
vantages to those who wish to Own n
home or to Invest their money. In the
opinion of prominent financiers they
t-cable the man who whtVa to build id
borrow money, when, perhaps, Kit for
snch an association he could not borrow
at all, and to an amount nearer to t))
value of h!". property limn he can get in
any other way. If he Is an investor.
he has an amui-awc that his money Is
earning larger profits than It would
earn In an ordinary savings bank,
owing to economy and the principle of
cooperation In the management rf the
It is said that more than one-sixth of
the real estate in the ci'.y of Philadel
phia is owned by members of these co
operative banks. Thia fact is a good
demonstration of the value ta the peo
ple of the principle of cooperation In
saving money and baying homes.
composition. Another curious fact
noted la that the moment a cloud forma
it begins td ilvhargc its contents in the
shape of a steady shower of minute
drops not capable- of being appreciated
by tho unassisted senses, but, by means
cf the "fog ccitrit.-r." an instrument in
vented by Mr. iMtken, the exact
nuinber falling 6a a given cbace can be
readily seen. A-ruin. though tho air is
in such cireucistaiiees saturated with
damp, it is a fact tV.t seats, stones, and
other largo objects near tho earth are
perfectly dry, the drops being evapo
rated by the radiant heat of the ground.
Sunday nt tbo World's Fair,
K has been explained by Director
General llovis anil other worlds fair
olhcfals, who are inclined to favor Sun
day opening, that it is oot the intention
or desire that the fair should be opened
on Snndays in the wide" way in which
It will be on weelt days. On tho con
trary, they would have the machinery
stopped, all manufacturing processes at
4 standstill, and eVery description of
work by employes reduced to a mint-
roam. Religions services and choral
and otjiei- musical entertainments ebnld
be held In the numerous halls and and1
Itorlu'ms which tho buildings will con
tain. The pernio could stroll through
the par!c, vieviir.g it3 resplendent beau
ties of nature and wonderful achieve
ments of man's handiwork; could enter
the buildings to enjoy tho work of
pointer aad sculptor, and to learn and
proU from exhibits of innumerable dcr
s.-ription- Very few employes, eon
pc.ratively. world be required to remain
on duty on Sccds-.y, and those chiefly
for wntchmen and guards. These would
not be required to work seven days in
the week. To csrefor tho thousands of
visitors at the fair on Sunday would not
reqniro more persons to work on that
dny than would l necessary were those
same thousands to go elsewhere. Dad
It been und cr.it ood from the beginning
that the tata-.tr.y opening of tbo fair
Would be ef the kind indicated orderly
and educational instead of noisy and de
moralizing it is believed that the pe
titions and protests against a Sunday
fair would have been far less numerous.
It Is next to certain that Ihe date of
medication of the world's fair buildings
will be changed from October 13 to Oc
tober St, the latter being really the
400th anniversary of the landing of
Colutnbtis, allowance being mode for
tho correction in the calendar made in
the time of Pope Gregory. The senate
has passed a bill making the change
referred to, and It is not doubted thst
the house of representatives will take
like action. The Change was rcauested
by the world's fair eommirskmera ot
New York, the legislature of which
state had provided for a Colnmbrs eelci
bra'tloa on Ck-tobcr II it ivts thought
that the tv.o celebrations, if held ,iraul-
tneous1y, would detract trcta cucli
TuKitn are nearly tvo hnndrcd thou
sand miles of railroad in the t'niteii
States. And yet the time is easily
within the memory of middle-aged ricn
when the total railway mileage of the
country Was less than ten thousand
JiTKiB I'AOomhe, of the United
States circuit court, has decided that
there is nothing in a dance as per
formed on a theater stage or In a ball
room that entitles it to the protection
of the copyright law. Then ho denies
an injunction sought by one young lady
against another to restrain her from
cseeriting a certain "serpentine dance'
Which she claims to have Invented. lie
dors not ttenV that good dancing is the
poetry ot motion, but ho declares that
It is not an "original composition'
within tho meaning of the copyright
law. He holds that a dance consists of
"oovciacEts," and that it Is no piracy
for one person ta copy them from an
Tne number of postage stamps nsed
in a year is something enormous. For
Instance, the ordinary postal revenue
for the year ending Juno SO, 1891, ex-
clu-.rtve of the money-order business,
was 6.1,C6..S!)3.8T. Of this f-lMS2,129.50
came from letter postage. The bulk of
this is, of course, in S-ecnt stamps, rind
it is srfe to put the whole number of
this denomination used at more than
two billion pel- ciinnirt.
The graduating class of Harvard,
numbering '210, was classified political
ly as follows: Republicans; 110; demo
crats, 6'J; independents, 31; prohibi
tionists, 8; mugwumps, 3; nnclassed, 05.
The folloiving Is the religious classifi
cation: Episcopalians, G4; Unitarians,
49; Congregationalista, 41; Iiaptists, 19;
"oman Catholic: 7: MetEodlsts, ; Pres
byterians, 0; Jewish, 4; Free Thinkers,
4; nnclassed, TO.
There arc in southwest Missouri many
openings In the earth which are called
"blow holes" and "cold caves," from
which issues a cold blast of otr. A local
theory is thst the temperature ot these
places la reduced by the enormous de
posits of ammonia caused by the
ttfeseuee of bats.
Tnw block which probably has the
largest population of any in the world
ts In New York, bounded by avenues B
add C, Seootid and Third avenues. It
has a population of thirty-live hundred,
cr at the surprising rote of one million
lo ihe square milo.
Amoxo l;e queer corporate concerns
of this country is an umbrella company
with a capital of eight million dollars,
which Is to carry on business in all the
states and territories of the United
States and in foreign countries.
Tint largest block cf asphaltum evef
mined in one mass was recently tnlten
from the mines of the Santa Barbara
Asphalt Company, California. It
weighed two and d half tons. The
mine in question tun only been opened
about oh year. Though chiefly used.
lis is well kncwni for street paving. Ha
employment is Increasing for other
purposes, large quantities being how
consumed la making floors for ware-
aseV cellars, wineries, breweries.
Ite., as It fenders floors absolutely
water tight, besides being unaffected by
acids or gases.
A asaroExrof Blakely, Gs-, baa a new
mode of catching fish. The flab are
baited for some claws' with a cnxtare of
flour and magrietlxcd steel Slings made
into a stiff paste ot ddngh. When they
begin to take the bate a ntagnctited
iron or ateel rod, coated with the soma
kind of pasta; Is let down to them.
They soon attempt to sock the pasta
from h, and in doing so soon sties hard
aad fast, It fat not unusual for a fisher-
is to haul ont at one time a long
String or tod of suckers lin this wajr.
Our Foreign Trade.
The report of the bureau of statistics
of out foreign trade fur ten months
trout July 1, 1891. to April 30, 1893,
shows that our foreign commerce ex
panded In nearly every branch. Thus
the exports of wheat and all other
hreadstulfs not only greatly exceeded
the corresponding time last year, but
were about (142,000,000 largw than the
average for the last five years. Tho ex
ports of cotton were about the same aa
last year in quantity, but the value was
less on account of the lower prices pre
vailing, although ft is tia, 000,000 more
than the average tor five' years. The
outgo' of provisions fell below last year
but the value was nearly t!,000,000 la
excess of five years' average. The ex
ports of ell domestic commodities fof
the tea months reached the large ag
gregate of S84,0O0,W Id round boisV
ben, which Is nearly tl,eoO,000 mora
than last year, and exceeds the free
years' average about t217.000.0oa This
la anything but disastrous to thia coun
try, and we could probably repeat the
experience with great equanimity.
Galena is an old Snish mine which
is reputed to be rich with gc-M and
silver as well as with lead, and bo
man has evsir had the temerity to
work the mine on account of the story
which is attached to if, and the cer
tain uncanny feeling which is aid to
overcome any eae who defes to proi
faiic the place with bis presence.
The story is .that in this mlue great
riches were found by seven men who
were so overcome bv their good for
tune that they cvnld not agree as to
fire division of the find, but each was
eager to have the whole fof liihisclf
aud the result was that one by one
they were killed by their companions
until bat one nun was left, and then
it is related that daring the night he
was set upon by the whole ghostly
band and was choked to death by the
spirits of the men he had helped to
JrlSAt SCTTtJCHKMV-lht, la kenbr
. . r"? V rd" " lawrerai
la toe tatata of Thomas blaeU. ilneraml wt
ta amieKijtRMl Ktminltrattii or aaM estate
l.tvida to ante aoal rtuaest rhoraf at tha
ext mm or the Cape (jiranleaa Coalt or Coat-
to be brM at the boner la th- oitr of Caoi
Jar2o. oa Mtarta. u K day oSrptaml
". . SA&all KCBSKlXT . .
A ' BV ivm ttiat ti 1
"m WipieCo,, abA, latmdata
rS!2.SUT,,," aavtria, of ta Cap
titT.r4,4a cait of Coouaoa Pleas l CM Jl-
Mil Br Iwua Bt lb
Elr!LkyT tT of cpa Gtm-draa, oa
chGrje of Ma (sanusiiklB et aaid siinora.
scgahilt Gmstulaa simI Carstor.
l. tXAL SETTIKMSXT.-Ifotfee la aerebT
f- slvea to ell ereiiltom and otbm latenat, 3
In tho estate of Jane Moore, deermrd, thai tbo
ttnncralimcd exrmton bf Mill t.i - ii .
make Snal H-Ulemrjit thrreoT at the next terai
or the ci-c (itranleaa CooH of Contmfta Pleai
ol Cspe Ulranlean conntv. Hinaonrl, to be held
St the coart tmtur In the city of Cape Girarotai "
oa Mosttay, the SJth (lav or September, net
buiia lilts WKBkB,
the Jaiat Keal4a.
The three Republican Clubs Of this
city met in joint session Saturday
niUt to riiako arrangements for
grand display of fire works, torch
light procetsion and illumination of
the city oil tho night of September
The Republican rally to be held
hero on that day, when Mai. Warner
will addrt-ss tlie people of Southeast
Missouri Will doubtless attract thous-
sauds of visitors to our town.
We call attention to the request of
the Committee on arrangements that
the citizens of thia city illuminate
their windows and decorate their
houses for this occasion.
It 19 ibe ditty of every citizen of
Cape Girardeau, irrespective of partv
affiliations, to push our city to the
front: Let ns show the people of our
vicinity that Cape Girardeau b the
largest-, the most enterprising and
most hospitable city in Southeast
Thirty head flue breeding ewer
Good stock and will be sold reason
able, Robert T. Gibomet.
steal fcaiate far Bale.
Valuable farm lands, city lots,
houses rind farms for sale by Ueed &
Astholz, Real Estate Aeu!s, Cape
A fine two-story brick dwelling
house, northeast corner of Independ
ence and Fobntaiu streets; City of
Cape Girardeau, Mo.
A good frame house and lot, south-
cast corner of lot Xo. 24, range F
60x127 feet in size, 4 rooms, t kitchens,
cellar, smoke house, well and cistern,
stable and eorncrib, all kinds of fruit
trees, City of Cape Girardean, Mo.
Ilouse and about two acres of land
in north part of the City of Cape
Girardeau. Mil. "
Lots 9 aud 10, block I of Giboncy-
Mouck's 2nd subdivision td the City
of Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Ilouse and two acres of land on
north SiiMgg street, Cape Girardeau,
Lots 7 and 8, block 1 of Giboney-
Houck's Shd Subdivision to the City
of Cape Girardeau, Ma
A nice one story brick bonse on lot
Xo. 25, In range A; City of Cape
800 acres of bottom land in section
and 16, ran go 11, township 27,
Stoddard county Mo.,1 1-2 miles from
Ardco. on the Cotton Belt B. It. and
Poplar Bluff It. R.
800 acres in section IS and 18 town-
hip 29, range IV east, heat- Cdtton
Belt It. R. aid C. G, St L. ft F. S.
R. B. Cape Girardeau couuty, Mo.
120 acres of section 9, township 18,
rauge 5 east, id Grceno county, Ark,
above Gainesville, house, barn and
orchard a bargain.
For a littiitrd time t lots In Mc-
Cleau's addition to the City of Cape
Also lots 1, 2 and 16 of Henderson
addition td the City bf Cnpe Girar
deau, all fronting on bprigg street
A i room frame bouse, stable, smoke
bouse, cistern, a good orchard, about
two acres of ground.
For terms see "Heed k Astholz,
Real Ettate Agents.
FIXAI. SKTTLRMKST.-Kotlee la kmby
aivca to all emlltovB aarf auun t.Aw-a
Hiat the aodnatfmiri eieratov or Mid ntniru!
truiia to Biake Si.al asUk-nwi thereof It too
next terra ol tht Cai Girantran I1MIIU
naoa Pirn or Cape Uiratdraa eonnty. MlMoart .
to be held al UK eonn boaae In the dry or Caps
Uiraziicaa oa UocUay. im-tembersth. tvt
EDilOKD P. HOI-.tM,
A DMI!ft?TBf!l''( OTH:B. iXotlrr ia
J1 hereby mrm that letters or 1ralnLtTtka
apoa Uw eute of Maty Dorrtha SI mm. d
flfC4:" bc" ratoawtlio aidiiraed
by the lruoate Conn of Ccoe liir&nl-iaa oonu
tyMitaoorl, 6earla trite U rah day of July.
all peTaoot barlne claims azalnet aaM eatati
are rniolrtit n exhibit thrm to him Mr allow
ance Within eaa Jen Omtn the date of aaM U-t-tera
or they nuy be prrrla.lrd rtom aoy beueSt
2fn V "tfte; and U 5ict elaima be twt ex
hlMtea vltMo two years rrdih the data of th
CnbhcaUoa Of tola notice ttry trill be taRTer
arml. CUORGK SIKMKUs.
SneriH'a Salo ef Beat Estate in
WllUam Regenharat, Flalattr,
GrorreM Bnilrv. hvrim St Sv'il mm!
known owners lot seven 17) range it. ia Uatelty
of Cape GirarJeaa, lvreodaiiU.
TlrtaeSnd anthotitv of s deerei
itloo and anirr or sale marte by the
drrn Court or Commoa Plena. In an
Capo Uirank-aa eohntv, MiHonn, on rilay
BT Tirtne and anthotitv of s decree Ibr a
t itloo and onirr of ul nnb hv tbr f -.
Uirardrra Coart or Commoa rieaa, la and air
llnlvniu-wMtiih dmil lit. io tk.
the snh day ef the kay tens, uat, of aaid
court, la the sbote entltlo eanae. a emiard
enpv of aaid decree and orritT was bwned .ton
tbnoOee of the clerk of aaid roan, dated tha
te:itn car ir soguit, lte, and drilveied to ear,
I. the amh-rsia-iiel SheriV of Cane Ulrardaaul
c jaaty, aliaaoBri, wUl, oa
Wednesdajr, the 28th Day of Sepi
ber, A. Ii 1893.
At the coart boaae door In th rltv or hsn hl-
rardeas, coanty of Cape umrdeaa, Hlnsoarl.
betwoBO.the bonnoTiuue o'clock Jit tberore
noon and Ave o'clock In tha afti-mooa or that
day and dsrins the arasion of the Cape tilrar
dcaa Coart of Common reaa. aell at pool lo
auction to the hlchrV. blilder, fbreaah In hand,
all the right, title. Intrmt, claim end estate of
the alfOte named elaiutiffand drrrndantn In tho
aboTo entitled rer.se, of, la and to the followlni
ins: orscnneil real estate, sltnate In the dtv and
eonrty o( t ups tjlraideaa and State ol Mia-
Lot Bomber seven m. two bandied and Ihlr.
ty-one and one-hair feet by one handled
and eighty lil tan in size, drscribvd aa loir
Iowa: Begin at the northwest coriirr of lot
nnmbrr eiitht K In rattve r1 and ran notthwnfil
Iv along ij Imrr srrret two hnndml aud thir
ty-one and otte-hslf tM) fort lo North street,
thence eastwanlly along said North street one
hnmired and elvntv I1H)I frrl, tbenee soatb-
warulv iarallel with lmmirr stn-rt two hun
dred ai:d thlrty-oue and one-halt ts , I reel ts
tne nor!n?ast rornet of. said lot eight Ifl In said
range F, as Aforesaid, thvneo wrstwarnlv par
allel with ItortH street and along the north line
of said lot "a-lit U our handrrd and eigtUy
lltO feet td the placl- or horlnnlng.
aepUars PTIertff Cain Uiranleas Coanty:
Sherifl's Sale of Bcal Estate ia
H. Walker, PUiutuT,
ChTistophex Hsts Walker. Defeadanl.
BV vtrtao s daaOHrlrro. a leenr lb. psrU
Uoa and or u-r of sale aunle by tnw lava
tiirameaa Court of Common fleas, la and far
Cape U'rardeaa eoeiitv, MUaoari. oa IHUay.
the twenty-orrenth dar of May, lest, the sarus
being tha Snh dav of tha Slav trim. IMP. f
said eewrt ia the above entitled easae: a errilS
ed etiy of said dretee ard order Waa Isssed
rrom the oave of ire mrrz of said eoart daird
tha tenth tly ef Angnst, IK).', and drUvered td
roe. I, the andm-igued 8hrriaT of Capa Uirae
draa coanty, Miasoari, wiU. oo
Wednesday, the 88th Day of Scptem?
ber, A. D. 18S2,
At trie court boas door In tne citv of Cane Q -
rardraa, coanty of Cape (iirardeaa, llissoavl.
Deiwetni-inc aoars oi nine o ciocs in tnr ioit
noon and lite o'etoek In the nrt-rnoon of tb&t
day and during the sooton of the Cap tiirar
deaa Coart of t orrm m t-W aa, aeU at mbiid
anetlon to the hlghiwt birhk-r. all tu rights
till. Interest, claim and estate of the sbo
named plslutin and defendant in the above en
titled cause, of, in and to the following describ
ed real estate, situate la the couuty of Csp
tiirardcau and Stale of Missouri, to-wit:
All that part and panel of aarrey eevea han
drrd ami elghty-aevea (7ST) , eonBrraed U Char
lea Bradley sad sarvry three handled and sev- .
entree , eonanned to Morgan Rvrn. w IdcJk
waa set apart to zcnMa ayrne. wraow "
Byrne, dreeaeed, by the commisaioneni ap-
nnlntrd H thr ulil ranlinno FU'SS COOTt to
make partition of said lands among th heirs
of the said Peter Byrne, deceased, except all
that part heretofore sold off aaid lands by the.
said Zerilda Byrne to llarvH.U Heock.tha
above land owned bv the sniiN'etrr Btnie Wal
ker at the time of his- death containing la too
aggregate abest two hundred aad twenty suae;
TSS.-TS or SALS.
a ii r w.t -Mihi aw twewtv-flve
per cent of the parches awaey to be paid la
cash on day of tale, tha purchaser or auresan
era thereof w give notes with approved seeurl-
(ortbe roiilueof the pwrchasa awaey, wnica
-it i-- i.....i r-n Antm st the rate of etKbC
per cent per annum, th patrhaae or parabas
ers however, having the option of paying lb
nll amount c th purchase money oi da f of
sale aad receiving a deed ot dceda tat toe rest
-tat. " AV wkrwirtu.
aeptSnU ShcruT Capa Uirsraesa easuny.
Exenralow Hatea tw rtwal Rpriagw
via at. Lwals tt Cairo HKort Llaa
at. Lsala at Padweab BMllWay.
We are fliakiilg ldw Individual and
party excursion rates from all stations
on onr line to Crcal Spring and re
turn, with thirty-day limit. Very low
rates to schools and other large parties
desirous of visiting the springs' for a
day's jutifig. Crea! Springs as a
health and pleasure resort is the pride
of Egypt. . Cxvj. E. Last,
aeptl . GeUPasfcAgt
... a. .
at fcstate f tUla.
Choice Farms, 40 acre track I
Acre lot and city lott;
8 nice residences.
Thb) bronertt will be sold for half
cash and balance time to Suit pur
Come, aad see ma if yon waat a
hetue. jJ.M. JIoBJEiaow. -
CJpo (iirdeau, no.
J. M. MOUIUSUJN,
OF ALL KINDS,
Spanish Street, Cape Girardeao, Jla
I will fnral-h pine nt eta and all mags hraibef
forSlipm l, any where la the city Limits,
r nonnx ana cci.-u-x --aeniiei- uu ever aoia iw
the city. lo not bSy Sntll ya ret Brr ersees .
For the convenience of KonDal
Students we have enabluihed
Store on ftroadwavi between Middle
and Frederick streets where the)
students will find 4 full supply bf
TFe also keep a fait supply of intj
class' groceries; all of which we sell
at a lo profit for cash. Come and
see us, we will treat yon clever.
liglilniiig - EresUiiraii-
An der Itidependenc Strasse,
lat dat Pfaat we tar ta anafgev ataade das
Bests ilalilseit frier 25 Cts
Braosnwrw k-etrnt. ,
-Drr sehirnite and TrinlMnte Plsta la sVaf
gta-Ui koouBf aad kesacat shcS.
;: . II. A. SCOTT.
- - lisTS WUMplAVl at .,