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Brarytblnc t Local Form To hu
Found That la of Interest.
Abo Byaa was re-elected janitor of
the Lincoln public school.
We have a man in this town, and
he is holding an office by the grace of
Goa and Kepubhcan office holders,
who says we have no decent news
papers in this town. We want to tell
this smart Aleck that the editor of
the Democrat was never hauled home
on a dray, but he has printed notices
to the saloon keepers, ordered by
a woman not to sell her husband
that liquid juice that makes fools of
Don t forget if you use Putnam
Fadeless Dyes vou don't have to anfl
for a package for wool and one for
cotton. Each package colors all
fibers. Sold bv W. H. Coerver. It
An old colored minister informed
his congregation that if they expected
to "git up dem golden stairs" they
must climb, "and dat mighty hard,
for," said he, "de yellevater done
stopped runnin' sence de davs of
The financial statement of the Build
ing and Loan Association published
elsewhere in this paper makes a good
showing. We have the best Building
and Loan Association in the State.
Stay that barking by useing Ballard
Horehound Syrup. It arrest the
cough, allays irritation of the throat,
and relieves conjestion of the lungs
in a day. It is safe and pleasant .to
take, and never disapoints.
au cents. I.Ben. Miller. 25nd
Charley Huebel was re-elected jani
tor of the Lorimier public school.
The Board of Education has agreed
to learn Mr. Huebel the painter's
trade free of charge.
The Board of Education, at its
meeting the other night, agreed to
learn the janitor of the Lorimier
school the painter's trade. There is
nothing small about the members of
our Board of Education. They are
all latin scholars.
Small precautions often prevent
great mischiefs. De Witt's Little Early
Risers are very small pills in size, but
are most effective in preventing the
most serious forms of liver and stom
ach troubles. They cure constipation
and headache and regulate the bow
els. Wm. H. Coerver.
An exchange reports that it receiv
ed the following communication from
one of its patrons: "Send me a few
copies of the paper which had the
obituary and verses about the death
of my child a month or two ago. You
wih please publish the enclosed clip
ping about my niece's marriage, and
I wish you would mention in your
columns, if it don't cost anything,
that I am going to have a public sale
and will rent part of my farm: also
that I have a few extra calves to sell
at public auction. Send me a few
copies of the paper this week: but as
my time is out you may stop my pa
per, as times are too hard to waste
money on a newspaper."
Uriah Jones, Hezekian Brown and
John Peter Smith will testify to the
wonderful curative properties of Dr.
Simmons' Cough Syrup. Sample bot
ties free. Satisfaction or money re
unded. For sale by allduggists.
To the order of the Ctrcuit Court,
ordering the ' purchasers of the St.
Louis, Cape Girardeau and Fort
Smith railroad to pay over to the
commissioner on or before the 10th
day of October, thirty-five thousand
dollars, Judge Hombauer tiled a bill
of exceptions, and of course the
money will not be paid over. Judge
Rombauer is no amateur in the prac
tice of law.
The City Boss had hands out this
morning cuttihg weeds. When the
weeds are cut the snakes will leave
Dr. Simmons', Sarsaparilla effect
ually aids weak, impaired and debili
atted organs of both sexes. Its action
is quick and lasting. Fifty cents and
Our doctors say there is more sick
ness than usual for this season of the
The Cape Brewery and Ice Company
is making ice to supply this market
and a surplus to ship too
W. H. Uohnsack went home Sun
day night and left the key of his store
i n the door.
Bill (eldniaclier has a brand new
baby at his house. It is a jrirl. of
The "Bicyclist's iiel Friend "' i:- a
familiar name for DeWitt's Witch
Hazel Salve, always ready for emer
gencies. Willie a specitic for piles, it
also instantly relieves and cures cuts,
bruises, salt rhctuu. eczema and
affections of the skin. It never fails
Win. II. Coerver.
Dr. iloberl F. Wichtcrich is. v.v are
pleased to learn, getting a good prat -lice.
Dr. Wichtcrich is a close stu
dent, a hard worker and attentive to
a patient. He deserves a goon prac
tice and he will surely get it.
The new editors of the Scott County
Newsboy iton't like Mr. Houck's Mi?-j
souri tV Arkansas railroad. They j
make it a specialty to say something ;
mean about the ilouck road every
.1. M. Fiillerton has quit the dairy
Hanny Bros, received a car load of
Lemp's beer today.
The public school opened this morn
ing and after the teachers were assign
ed to their rooms, school adjourned
Summers & Tobler are having a
side door put in theip saloon.
Wheat is worth only sixty-three
cents in this market and the indica
tions are that the price will go lower
Cheatham's Chill Tonic is peculiar
ly adapted to persons in enfeebled
health and invalids. It assists di
gestion and is a perfect strensthener
adpetizer. Satisfaction or money re
funded. Put up in both tasteless and
bitter styles. 50-cent size.
Christ Allers' little girl, who has
been dangerously ill at the hospital
several days, is some better today.
She is being treated by Drs. Blomeyer
W. H. Wilier, as trustee, sold some
real estate at the court house today.
The Western Poultry anp Game
poultry Saturday night on the steamer
A cough is an easy thing to cure if
taken in time. It is dangerous to neg
lect one for any length of time. Dr.
Simmons' Cough Syrup is guaranteed.
Fifty cents a bottle. For sale by all
The river is now so low that steam
boat pilots are troubled with the sand
bars, and as a consequence steam
boats are all behind time.
The Normal School will open to
morrow. We hope the new Faculty
will drop that praver bu-a-boo at the
opening. The Democratic Legislature
made no appropriation for prayer
Since the Water Works Company
put in the settling basin the water
from the hydrants is as clear as any
cistern water in the city. The man
who builds a new house now will save
expenses by using water from the
ater Works instead of building a
Certainly vou don"t want to suffer
with dvspepsia. constipation, sick
headache, sallow skin and loss of ap
petite. ou have never tried De-
Witt's Little Early Iiisers for these
complaints or you would have been
cured. They are small pills but great
regulators. Wm. H. Coerver.
The City Council met last night, but
on account of yesterday being a legal
holiday no business was done. An
other meeting will be held about the
middle of the month.
If this dry weather continues much
longer the acreage of wheat in South
east Missouri will be cut short.
Moments are useless if trilled away
and they are dangerously wasted i
consumed by delay in cases where One
Minute Cough Cure would bring im
mediate relief. W. H. Coerver.
The City Marshal was kept busy for
a week up on Broadway looking after
people who were affected by the hot
Henry Ossenkop was awarded the
contract yesterday to build the big
store house on Broadway for L. H.
Graessle. The building will be a two
lfyou are bilious, try Dr. sawyer
Little Wide Awake Pills, you will find
t'n j n jast wtiai yo l want. Tie
sample. They do not gripe Sold a
M. Maple Willson's drug store.
Miss Laura C. Eshleman, teacher of
elocution and physical culture, at the
Normal arrived today on the steamer
The public school opened yesterday
with a good attendance. It is a pity
that the poor little urchins have to be
tortured this year with a dead lan
guage. Evil after effects never follow th
use of Dr. Bell's Peppermint Chil
Tonic. It is a pleasant liver laxative.
It makes rich, red blood. It makes
stout, sound bone. It makes flesh. It
makes rosy cheaks. All of this cures
chills so they stay cured. Dealers
The Mayor and the boss of the
Gaseo-Chemical Institute had a scrap
yesterday. The Gaseo-Chemical boss
talked very ugly to his honor and his
honor handed the Gaseo man one in
The fall tights are on up on Broad-
way. J here must be a bad sewer open
somewhere on that street.
Mrs. Ilolx.-rt I.. Wilson left yester
day for New York, where she goes to
visit her sister, Mrs. IJlorky l'.lock.
Don't forget if you u-e Putnam
Fadeless Dyes you don't Lave to send
for a package for wool and one for
cotton. liacli package colors all
f.K-rs. Sold by W. il. Coerver. It
Tile work of making the new fair
grounds will begin this fail and the
grounds will be ready for the fair
Mrs. F. W. Pott !eft this morning
for JclTer.-on City, where she was
called by wire to the bedside of her
son Louie, who took dangerously
sick while visiting relatives.
We hare made arrangements with
some of the students of the public
school to give their experience- with
the teachers who undertake to Jatsiruct
them in Latin, and from time 3o time
we expect to publish some of the Latin
used in our public school.
The city has purchased an imnense
new ground plow. There must be some
unexplored streets some where in the
city on which a plow of the- kind is
For Sale or Trade. I have several
good houses and a small business
bouse and a good 40-acre arm near
Naylor, Ripley county, Mo., that I
will sell cheap or trade for property
in or near Cape -Girardeau. Address
W. D. Bennie, 611 Broadway, Cape
John A. Frank died at his residence
three miles west of this city Tuesday
evening. Mr. Frank was an old citi
zen of this county. He had been in
poor health for several years. He
leaves a wife and several children.
The Board of Directors of the Cape
Brewery and Ice Company held a
meetiug last night and transacted
KIDNEY DISEASES are the most
fatal of all diseases. Foley's Kidney
Cure is a guaranteed remedy or money
Mr. and Mrs. F. W. Pott returned
home from New Orleans last Satur
The Normal School opened yester
day with a larger attendance than
usual for the first day.
The jury in the Obacht case tried in
the police court yesterday, failed to
agree and the case will be tried again
on the 15th.
Running sores, indolent ulcers and
similar troubles, even though of many
year's standing, may becuredby using
DeWitt's Witch Hazel Salve. It
soothes, strengthens and heals. It is
the great pile cure. W. H. Coerver
Louie Pott is sick at Jefferson City,
where he went to visit relatives.
Congressman Yandiver arrived
home yesterday evening and left again
this morning. He has gone to take
his wife to a health resort up in Mich
Herschel Glenn, nephew of David
A. Glenn aad brother of Herman
Glenn is now a clerk in D. A. Glenn's
Are you lacking in strength and
energy. Are you nervous, despondent,
irritable, bullous, constipated and
generally run down in health. If so,
your liver is torpid, and, and a few
doses of Herbine will cure you.
Herbine has no equal as a health re
storer. I. Ben Miller.
Yesterday was a record breaker for
hot weather. The thermometer regis
tered !)9 degrees.
Bob Russell is in the city today.
He came in to go to Memphis on the
steamer Georgia Lee.
We understand that the propriety
of closing the stores after 1 o'clock
p. m. during each day of the coming
fair, is now being agitated by the mer
chants of this city. That is a good
move, and every merchant in the city
ought to join it and abide by it in
good faith. Let a meeting of all the
merchants be called at the parlors of
the St. Charles Hotel and test the
question by a vote of our merchants.
What is it? A cure for Coughs,
Colds, Croup, Whooping Cough,
Hoarseness, Sore Throat, and all
Bronchial Affections of the Throat,
Chest and 'Lungs. 50 doses for 50
cents. Moaev refunded if it fails to
jivesatisfaction: we mean Dr. Sim-
mons'Cough Syrup. For sale by all
The Sikeston Democrat says: "Col.
Robt. Sturdivant, of Cape Girardeau,
will soon establish a bank at East
Prairie with a capital of $25,000. Col.
Sturdivant is president of the Sturdi
vant Bank at the Cape, a grand and
well known banking institution, but
he wants to put some of his surplus
money into a bank at a growing little
town like East Prairie.'"
The fair catalogues are now out and
the premium list this year is extended
and very liberal. Our people should
all take a hand this year and make
the last fair on the old .grounds a big
Ballard's Snow Liniment. There is
no pain it will not relieve, no swelling
it will not subdue, no wound it will
not heal, it will cure frost bites,
chilblains, and corns. and 5i cents.
1. I'.en Miller.
in Justice WiHer's court today
Judge Robert L. Wilson got judgment
against Dr. J. M. Kullerton for one
hundred dollars for attorney's fees.
Dr. shelton lias the nicest dental
parlor in the city, lie has two rooms
and they are nicely furnished through
out. The pain of a burn or scald is
almost instantly relieved by applying
Chamberlain's Pair. ISaha. It also
heals the injured pari.- more tiuickly
than any ether treatment, and without
the burn is very severe does not leave
a scar. For sale by I. lien Miller.
On account of the ho! weather and
no water at the public school the
children were dismissed at noon today.
There were no fights up on Broad- !
wav vesterdav. j
The Cotton Belt raiZroad has pur
chased eighty acres of land at Gray's
Point from Mr. and Mrs. Louis Houck.
Ike Miller, the colored man who was
sent to the Fulton asylum from this
county some time ago died the other
The material is being put on the
grounds for the Graessle storehouse
np on Broadway.
The dry weather is keeping the
farmers from breaking their wheat
ground and as a consequence the
acreage ot wheat this year in this
county will be cut sshort.
The steamer Clyde on her up trip
did some business) at our wharf this
Died, in this t-ity, .September tith,
1899. Mrs. M. H. Nichols, wire of D.
A. Nichols, aged 60 years 9 months
and 11 days. She was sick only a
few days and her death was unexpec
ted and therefore a great shock to her
Tabler's Buckeye Pile Ointment
gives instant relief. It allays inflams
mation and heals. It is prompt in its
action and positive in its effect. It it
the kind that cures without pain or
discomfort. It is for piles only 50
centy. tubes 7a cents. 1. tie a Miller.
E. H. Ealcy's Class in Bookkeeping
will open in the basement of the Pres
byterian church, September 11th at
7:30 p. m. and continue every Monday
and Friday nights for fifteen weeks.
Congressman Yandiver has gone to
Wisconsin to place his wife in a sani
tarium. He will return to the Cape
in ten days or two weeks.
Maurice Cramer was prostrated by
the heat in St. Louis last Tuesday and
had to be taken to the hospital.
William Paar will attend the con
vention of county clerk's at St.
Joseph next week. He will leave Jack
son for St. Joseph tomorrow.
The Board of Education at Jackson
has ordered the public school in that
town closed till it rains.
That new ground plow the city has
purchased will need another handle
added to it if it is to be used by the
Street and Wharf Committee. The
Street and Wharf Committee is com
posed of three members and the big
new ground plow purchased should
have a handle for each member of that
Get your feed, corn, oats and hay
from the Feed Store. Also has pota
toes, timothy and grass seed for sale.
Remember the dace, the Feed Store
on Main street.
Chronic IWarrhoe Cured.
This is to certify that I have had
chronic diarrhoea ever since the war.
I trot so weak I could hardly walk or
do anything. One bottle of Cham
berlain's Colic. Cholera and Diarrhoe
Remedy cured me sound and well.
J.-R. GIBBS, Fincastle, Va.
I had chronic diarrhoea for twelve
years. Three bottles of Chamberlain's
Colic, Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy
cured me. S. L. Shaver, Fincastle,
Both Mr. Gibbs and Mr. Shaver
are prominent farmers and reside near
Fincastle, Va. They procured the
remedy from Mr. W. E. Casper, a
druggist of that place, who is well ac
quainted with them and will vouch for
the truth of their statements. For
sale by I. Ben Miller.
The following is Hat of unclaimed letters
t the poatoffice, Cape Girardeau. Ho., for the
week ending September 6,
Anjtlade. Mrs Lanra Cook, Hallf
Doslinx, Ed Elliaz, OliTer
Edmunds. Sidney Foster. Mrs Mollie
Graham. W W Hobbs. W
Horn, Kill Harmon. L I
Kinder, Will Locks. James
Lemons, t. Man warren. Charier
Man warren, E M Harmon, Fane?
Penny, Miss ltarbria Ramsey. Miss klla
Read, H R Spice Box. Editor
When calling for same, please state that they
were advertised. Art;. Bkkwiktii,
Tetter, salt-Itlieuiu and Eczema.
The intense itching and smarting
incident to these diseases, is instantly
allayed by applying Chamberlain's
Eye and Skin Ointment. Many very
bad cases have been permanently cured
by it. It is equally efficient for itch
ing piles and a favorite remedy for
sore nipples, chapjted hands, chil
blains, frostjibites and chronic sore
eves. (' per box. tor sale ov l
Ben Miller, druggist. ocl'.'-iy
kak.m foi: AI.K.
f-irm of till neres. out mile west of
the city of tape Girardeau. The farm
is well watered with never failing
springs of pure water. )rehard of all
varieties of good fruit. Good frame
house of live rooms and good out
buildings. Farm in high state of cul
tivation. For term and full particulars ad
dress I.OfIS OSWALD.
Cape Girardeau. Mo..
Or call on him on the farm near tiie
Fair Grounds. inavJi'-d-n-!!'.':!'!
"e veil ty-se veil." ("7 7.")
77" is Dr. Humphrey's famous
SpeciMc for the cure ot t i rip and Colds
aiidthe prevention of Pneumonia. .Ml
Crouq and Wlioopma l ousli.
Ballard's Horehound Syrup will
promptly relieve Croup and Whooping
Cough. It will cure the worst Cough
or Cold. It never disappoints. Try
A Stronar Fortification.
Fortify the body against disease
by Tutt's liver Pills, an abso
lute cure for sick headache, dys
pepsia, sow stomach, malaria,
constipation, jaundice, bilious
ness and all kindred troubles.
-The Fty-Wheel of life"
Dr. Tutt; Your Liver Pills are
the fly-wheel oflife. I shall ever
be grateful for the accident that
brought them to my notice. I feel
as if I had a new lease of life.
J.Fairleigh, Platte Cannon, Col.
Tutt's Liver Pills
Summers & Tobler
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO.
Fine Whiskies, Winea and Cigars.
s0"The Celebrated Anheuser-Busch
Beer always fresh on tao.
F. W. VOGT,
CAPE GIRARDEAU. - - - MO.
Entire new stock, tbe latest improved and
oeai cooung and nestings loves in the market
ah iinas oi job won aone in tne beat m
and at moderate prion .
ROOFING AND GUTTERING
Robert G. Ranney,
Justice of the Peace
And Attorney at Law.
OFFICE OVER POSTOFFICE.
W. E. COWGILL'S
NO. 40 MAIN STREET.
All work in tbe barber line done witb neat
ness and dispatch. Special attention given to
ladies and children. Also .
JCot att2 oQ SBatfi
At any time desired. Two nice porcelain bath
tubs, rooms nicely iltted np, nice brashes and
towels Call and examine before going else
where. PRIVATE SURGICAL
All diseases treated, best of trained
nurses in attendance. Address,
M. A. VOBBECX, M. D.
So. 1315 Old Manchester Road,
St. Louis. Mo
F. P. STEVENS prop.
The very best bread baked every
dry and delivered to customers in
any part of the city.
Wedding Cakes a Specldltu.
104 Broad wav. Cape Girardeau, Mo
John W. Langlois
Staple and Fancy
A NEW AND FRESH STOCK a
or the very beat of goode jnst opened np in tbe
Boreyibnildingon Good Hope'street.
aSTYour patronage solicited. jg
When You Como
to the Cape Stop a
Beat European Hotel
and Besturant in the
All kinds of game fish and the
earliest same market in the city.
Oysters in season a specialty.
The best meal in the city served to
M. A. SCOTT.
BIG BARGAINS AT
H. A. LEHER'S
Stoves a1' Tinware.
Largest and cheapest house in South
Broadwav. CAPK GIRARDEAU, MO.
! BUCK EYE
' CURES HOTHiHS BOT PilES.i
FA SURE and CERTAIN CURE'
1 known for f3 years as the
! BEST REMEDY for PJLES. .
SOLD BY ALL DKrGCISTS.
nirJ 4? IKEiSesrX J-'E3. C3.. S7. LITIS.
Pill 1 1
THE lev; way.
to think "fe
could tnly be
treated aftar "lo
ttaiu" by physi
cians. Dread of
kept thousands of
silent about their
suffering. The In
WIne-.of Cardul has now demon
strated, that nine-tenths of all tn
cases oi menstrual disorders do
not require a physician's attention.
ata!aV The sianple, pure
taken in the privacy of a woman
owe hem insures quick relief aad
speedy cure. Women need nor
hesitate now. Wins of Cardul -qoires
no humiliating exanuna
tiorts for its adoption. It cures aj"
disease that comes under the headc
of "female troubles" disordered
menses, falling of the wome,
"whites." change oflife. It make
vomea beautiful by making them
well It keeps them young by
keeping them healthy. Sl.&at
the drug store.
Fbr edric) hi cases raqidrinr spatial
directions, address, civinc ei lUiKums,
m Ladies' Aanjory peuailiaanl,"
TM Chattanosca Medicine go
W. L iSDBOl, ., Cary,
"lass Vine ef Cardui eztmatpetv la
m v praettee and Bad it meat eaaaUeat
feeparauaai ear leasais)
Hiss Qfynstipe ut)eeler,
Prepared to do work oa ahoit noties'goo
FOR SPEED. SAFETY
AND COMFORT TAKE THE
Mobile Sl Ohio R. R.
The Favorite Route Between the
North and South.
ST. LOUIS, CHICAGO,
Land Excursions to the South at
intrivala to suit the convenience of
everyone wishing to see the Garden
spot or America.
or any portion in the South.
For time, ticket rates or other in
formation call on your nearest ticket
agent or address
E. E. Posey, G. P. A. Mobile, Ala.
A. J. Kent, Agt Murphysboro, Hi.
M. E. LEMING
Manufacturer of and Dealer in Rough
CYPRESS, OAK AND GUM
CYPRESS LATH AND SHINGLES.
Mill and yard south of railroad
hops, Cape Girarceau.M
C. LINOEMANN & SON.
Of ALL KINDS.
White and yellow Dine, nonlar. cypress, oak.
gum, walnnt. ash and cherry. Also flooring
and ceiling all grades, finishing lombor,
laths, shingles, mouldings, window and door
casings. Window and door frames, all aiiea
made to order on snort notice. IXMivered any
where inside of city limits.
Spanish St. Capk girakdkau. Mo
$100 Im Gold
Would he .!:siiii r.-ii n sura t. pay
fur an ahsti!ute ::re f-r lu lling Piles,
Eczema,SaIt Rhmni, Tetter, Pimples.or
other eruptive and irritating skin diseases
1r.Hkbka'.sI".i;oii will positively cure
t ii i se 1 iseases or mi ney ref umled.Physici
iins and hospitals use Dr.IIebra's Unguid.
They say it will cure 10 out of 100 cases.
Price 50 cents. Sample sufficient to give
relief, for 4 cents in stamps.
THE G.C.BITTXEK CO., TOLEDO, O.
No. 1 Cures Fever.
No. 2 " Worms.
No. 3 " Infants' Diseases.
No. 4 Diarrhea.
No. S " Neuralgia.
No. 9 Cures Headache.
No. IO " Dyspepsia.
No. 1 1 " Delayed Periods.
No. 12 " Leuchorrea.
No. 14 " Skin Diseases.
No. 13 Cures Rheumatism.
No. 10 " Malaria.
No. 20 " Whooping Cough
N-. 27 " Kidney Diseases.
No. 30 " Urinary Diseases
No. 77 " Colds and Grip.
Sold hv Dmueists. or sent prepaid on
receipt of price, 25c., or 6 for $1.
I Dr. Horrnr.ETs' Homeopathic Mantai
j or Diseases Mailed Free.
I Humphreys' Med. Co.. Ill William SU.X