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TAOiFIO HA1LKOAD TIME TABLE.
No ltDay Express... Arrives l:0t p.m
Leaves 1 :20p.m.
No. 3, Through Express. Arrives 12.'-
28 a. m. Leaves 12:23 n.m.
No. 5, Local Passengcn Arrives 12:30
p.m. Loaves 1245 p.m.
No. 0, Texas Express Arrives 2:10 a.m.
Leaves 2:10 a. m.
Freight, gurries passengers. Loaves 0:25
No. 2, Pay Express.... Arrives 2.--10 p.m.
No. 4, Through Express. Arrives 2:10
a.m. Leaves 2:10 ni m.
Noi 0, Loeal Passenger. Arrived 1:20
Leaves 1 M0 p. m.
Freight, carries passengers. Loaves 4:10
Local passenger trains 8 and 0 run be
tween St. Louis ami Kansas City. Three
sections of night train cast. Toxas ex
press, No. 0, has through chair car via.
Loxlngton branch. Frcercclhiliig elialr
cars on all through trains.
Trains leave Jefferson City at 0:30 a.
m., arriving at Aurora 0;3O a. m.
lleturnlnz. will lcavo AuK-ta nt 11:.1
p. in., arriving at Joffcrf on City at 2:3
p. in. John J. Cannon, Agt.
-i PalacBoTnlRq Rtrr 1'. J$$F
PaliceRscliniP' ' drCars Xyr
CHICAGO & ALTOSRAHLROAD.
Omnibus leaves Jefferson ully, 7:!)0
a. m. every day except Sunday, con
nesting with tho train leaving Coditr
City atSa. in. and which makes prompt
connection at Mexico with all trains
going cast, west or north.
Jonathan aniJisiiAW, Ticket Agent
TO ALL POINTS IN
TEXAS, MEXICO &
CAM FORS A.
Through Trains Carry
Jefferson City & Sedalia
Geo. A. Ki:dv, )
II. C. Cnoss, j Receivers.
J. J. FKEY, J. WALDO,
Gen. fiupt. Cicn 'f i.ttHc Mgr.
GASTON MKSI.lMc, -Cicii'l
I.iciisr Ticket Ase:it,
SCHEIBE & PAYNE
305 Madison Street.
: W. COX
REAL ESTATE AGENCY,
OFFICE OYER EXCHANGE BUNK.
Tho following Real Estato for Solo.
, Mrs, Scliarp'j now three-story brick build
Ins, north Bldo or High.
House of O. M. Maun, on Jllller, between
Jloiiroe nnd Adams, l'rlco, f 1,2W.
KcltcrliiR's new lx-room dwelling, slltt
ate north Me of High, between Lafnyetto
and Cherry, Trice, S2.5O0.
Lots Kos. nns. 0T, 1)10, on south side of
Dunkllu. Trlec, each lot.
. rivo lots; fronting; Sportsman park, on
UiCiiity, M feet by 1UM feet to 20-foot ulley.
Jlrs. Helens Tillman's brick house 03
Jlromlwny, between Main and railroad,
Ohiirles McGcnncf ' new brick residence
mi Ilili, between Lafayette and Cherry,
JIr..Nnglc'9 three-story brick dwcllliiir on
we dIUo Madison, near Dttnkllu. l'rlco.
Jit llogcrs' two-slory liiick dwelling on
cast dido Madison, nc.tr Klin. Price, $t.:iW.
Tho old Rogers mitmiim on Water, near
the pntk house. For urim euipilre.
The new two-story brlolt reelileneo if K.
SlnoUIr ou kouth side ol ilcl.iittv.hctween
JcflcrAn and Washlt gloti. l'rlco ti,M.
l'rnuk 31. Miller's new brick residence on
aotii'i Mdo ot McCarty, between Jvilerson
HfPldenco of Oen. J, I,. Smith, two-story
brlil:, lino orehiiul, tliuynrd mid garden,
Ji--i acr ground: ouc-hair nilloliom city
''! Tlchciior residence on Main, near
Water's lots on Main, hetwecu Monroe
slid Adams. 1'or prlco cmjulro.
M-lots Nos. MH, WIS enst-lialf. Mil and W)T
on Hlifh, between Mavshall and Lafavittc;
also, lot No. fi(W ou McCarty.
fcnb-dh Ulons ft, C, 7, 8, 0, 11, 15, 10. IT and
18 f tu-luts Xor. ail, ml, .!4, an. c-w,
Iroilllng 3IMI on l.al.iycttc,by 13Sll-2dfi;
also, cilMllvltlons 1,2 !!, :, 10. 11, 12 and U
cf li'.-l-jla Nob. lip, S'J, 31, ;i5 and :W ; lots
1, 2, !l and 1. fronting W feet on .McCarly by
llil 'J Jtichcs dcei: lots It), 11, 12 anil lit,
frontlii" 10 feet ou Jllller by 1U30 Inches.
Ont-Iots 17,21 and 21. Tor lornu enquire i
each M contains a acres.
Samuel Hntl'imster farm, Callaway coua.
ty ; O) acres. SJJ.50 per acre.
X P I.ackhart's farm, Cullaway county)
70a.rv3. 0l" por.acro.
T'lWn.is Fanner's farin.tiillaway county;
420 .-.. res. $15 per acre.
II. W. Fnnuer'o farm, Callatvay county (
63 acroi. ?2J par aero.
H. "iV, Farmer's fann, Callaway county;
172 acres. 913 ncr acre.
It. J). Farmer's fann, Callaway county;
UOr.cua. 5H pcracto.
V. E. Harris farm, Callaway county ;
1C0 acres. 27.50.
lli'imncn farm, two and onc-haifmllcB cast
of Jtflcrson City; 100 scrts, luu acres In
ctiltlvatlon; good buildings, olehard and
fi'iict); well supplied utth water, l'rlco,
'caiiamsa sssr bvh ii
HIM AiLHQBD anu
S3. M. E.Dt?ARFJS,
Prepared to Uo all Minis of
at tho lowest posslblo irlccs. Vt'clli
anil OUterus plastered . All work jjnar-
nnteeil to (jlvo cntlio satUfiictlon .
BQj. -Jl 2 Uroadway, JcffersnnClty, JIo,
&33KQi'IAr.F THE COS'I of lioiMlu
avcu lo utorekeeiM'fs. bulchcrt " rn
tr. mafiilnit$, builierit foiitinclor
itd 6th era. AdtnUteU to bu-tlib Rri'flt
jat Imjirovoinentn uTcf mulu in tackle
) loci. I'rdK'it prepaid, Wruufof eut
iloguo. FULTON IflOri k ENGINE WKS,,
Citab.lS52. 10 Brush St., Datroit, Mich
-THE STATE REPUBLICAN-
JEFFERSON OITY, MISSOURI.
FtJBLISnEO EVEIiV TnUB8DAY EVEKIKO.
F. G. FuLTCEKsotf, Busincsg Mnnngor.
CIinOPDlTlTinH CI 1 VPAD -IM-
BJiJMCBXSm COPIES STBBIEl.
Entered at the Pottofflct at Jtjjerson CUy,
iTn.,an trnontl claw matter.
Now Scrlcs.'Jan, 7, 18D0.
Thursdny, October 2, 1800.
L. V. DIX.
geouge w. srunn.
W. W. WAGNEIt.
J. K. HUNTER.
J; J. SOMMEK.
ARTHUR P. GRUISIIAW.
DR. JOSEPH PORTir.
Associalo Justice, First Distrrct,
Associate JtiUicc, Second District,
ACORN STOVES NEVER FAIL
) They are the best value for
the money over offered, and
have always been ap regarded
FOR THE PAST 60 YEARS.
aulok workers, ooonomlcal lr
o use of fuol, always reliable.
If you want a Dorfeot Stove
puy uii ftuuiuii t
QP A MILLION IN USE.
n1 BOLD BV '
Mrs, O." MAVU, Jtaeton City, Uf,
Tha Higuost Possible Premium,
T-HD B ONLY GRAND PRIZE
FOR SEWING MACHINES,
I WAS AVARDED TO
i WHEELER & V1LS0H MFG. CO,
CR0SS 0F THE
imion op honor,
WAS CONFERRED UPON
Tha President cf tho Company.
WH.SOX & MOORE, Agcuts,
JcfTennn (,'lty, Mo.
Kilii'O is licrt'liy pU'cn, That letters
fStaliii'niKrjr un the cstiitu of l''ietlcrlek
Voxul. ilt'vcaji'il, worn ftitniictl (o
il iilfriliii'il cm i In-SOiliilny uf Sciitenibur
ItoO, iiy (Iiq l'lobatu com t of Colo t-'otm-y
At )urst)tis li:ivlii;r, elaltns flKiinst saltl
,i,c it to rt-qitlruil to t'slilbit thoiu for
ill otvnnco to tlio cifftltor wltliln
one yi-ar utter tlio Oato of suit! letiers,r.r
iliev limy I)u lueeluileil Irom tmy benefit
o fiituli eitule; anil It sucli clilluis bo not
t'X'jIbliCil wlililn two years ft otti Ihu tltito
g tW publication, llicy shall bo forever
Otir stock ot ClillJioii'a, Uoys,
Yatit!i?lnnd pica's eloililn Is larger
i,liitu ever-bolero. Our stock of (Jcnts'
furnl tiln3 goods n.iil lints ntul Caps Is
Immccto; Kallio new Stock, tlio latent
4!lisnnd vle loVost pr'kcj. You will
uo wen to can ou us.
Send in your orders for picnic nnd
barbecue hand bills.
A large slock of new goods jusl
opened al Ihu Ited Store.
Ladies' misses' and children's
lioso sold at half their value at the
Children's Iir.t3 worth 7.)c add 81,
are being sold tit 31. Goldman's for
Send m your subscription nt once for
Tub ItEftiiiLiCAN. Only otto dollar per
year In advance.
Our 85 men's stilt.", elegant now pat
rni4 ii .ni tltiraliln. They must bo seen
Send us your orders for job prlntlmr. If
you want neat and clean worKatlow
llfjino'. Call and see samples and as
certain prices. '
IIeadniiai(tr for G. A. It. suits, also
Sous of Veteran?, at
Sutlcn will make you finer cabinet
sizn photographs for the money than
anybody else in the city. Go to him
and get the best.
A (lite line of ladies' nnd misses'
hand and inacliinc-scwcd Summer
S. Goldman will make cabinet size
f hotcgraphs for the next 30 clays for
81.50 a dozen.
Now is the time to subscribe for
Tin: Statu Ilr.i'uuucAN. if not con
venient to call, hand your order to
'We have entered Into tho light for
Sptlng Tiade caily. We are bound to
win, If a laro stock, new patterns, good
niaterl.il and low price can do It.
Farmers and mechanics, before
buying your shoes call at llrighl's
and examine John Meir's celebrated
shoes. These arc honest gootls, fully
warranted both for qualily and wear.
Postmasters nrc authorized to re
ceive subscription for this paper.
Wo allow them the usual newspaper
Another lmrneus o stock of clothing has
been added to tholiousoot M. (loldman.
It will surprise you to sec such stocks of
goods lu tlio etuis,
Ladies' black slippers only 75 els',
at the Kcd Stoic, ire them. Sold
elsewhere at 81.25 to SI. 50.
Straw lints for men, boys, gills
a;id children in great variety at
prices far below any ever offered in
this city, nl Iho Red Store.
Times tiro hard, money Is senrcoj It Is
to our 'nteit'rt to economize. Yon can
do It by buying of us. Wo cau,aud will
snvo you money.
Nice full linen towels only 10 cents
at tho Hid Store.
Uring in your subscription. Help
along tho good work of spioadlng rc
publican gospel throughout the. coun
A nice assortment of roadarts
and wagons can bo. seen at F. A.
Dwigbt8, 702 West 6lreo .
Cull and examine (ho (lock of In
fant's 3hoes atUriglit's before buying
Cull ami sec tho new goods at tho
Tho Red Sloro has just opened a
splendid anil largo slock of boots and
shoes and Ironic r,e quantities of
oilier goods nt prices lower than lias
ver been offered, Call early and
qftcu far bargains,
Mr. Dix Is making a winning cam.
Tho great SWaLouls fair opens
&co big bills of. the Schumatc
Styles, quallty,"jvqiiantity, guaran
teed fit and prjcipj'to suit iho pur
chaser, can be found at the oldest
and most rellabiojipuso of M. Gold
man . Tho clothing, hats and fur
nishing goods cannot be found any
where to please ybujoetter.
A prolinctccl meeting begun at Iho
Mr. John Whito'lias Just returned
from an cxtendcd,',l9ur Uirough the
Men's brogans from 81 up.
Ladies' Misses and children's shoes
at low figures. -?
Chlldrens' pants',50 cents.
Fiuo line of chlldrens' stilts at low
er figures than anywhere else in the
Como nnd sec qtirjslock of ladies'
misses and children' shoes. It is
complete and of a'fjn? assortment.
All lo be found Jst'llio Red Store.
Mr. Jaihcs'M. Jobvi- a prominent
young farmer of neav Centrctown,
was iu tho city Thursday and Friday
"Tlio la3t barbecue of the season"
ivlll bo given at Osago liluff on the
llth inst. A line barbecued dinner,
refreshments and amusements arc of
fered. Bucklcn's Arnica Salve.
Tito lest Mlvo In the world for cut",
bruises, sores, ulcere, salt ihctini, fever
sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains,
corns and all skin eruptions, and posit
ively cures plle, or no pay required. It
Is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction
or money refunded. IVICo 23 cents per
box. For sale by A. Iti audenbcrger.
The picnic at Henry Schubert's is
said to havo been one of tho very
best had this year.
President Harrison" will make a
tour through Illinois, Iowa and Kan
sas next week.
,A strong effort Is being made to
establish a mail routo direct over
land from this city, via Rolla to Ca
hoot. Capt. C. II. Maus Is adding val
uable improvemopts to his building
on Iho corner of High and Jefferson
The Boy Spy.
The Agent for the Roy Spy is here,
livery boy or girl who' begins to read
.this book is so attracted by thoac
counts of hair breadth escapes, gen
erous hospitality, friends among
enemies, pathetic love storics and
daring adventures that there is no
gelling lose from it until every word
of it is read.
Gen. Warner, past commander-in-
chief of G. A. II., in a letter to the
aulhor of "Tho Roy Spy," says:
' My Dear Comrade Accept thanks
for "Tlio Roy Spy" sent me. Your
book will be read with'profit and in
terest by tho youth of our country,
and will be welcomed by the old vet
erans a3 reviving many of the mem
ories of tho lato war.
Everybody wants tho best. Of tho
200 books on tho life of Christ, Fleet
wootl's is pronounced tho best. No
one can read this book without bene
fit. Mns. Jenkih Scott,
tf Nichols Hotel, Sole Agent.
The appointment of Messrs. J. N.
Slemingcr, sr., and Eugene Wilkcr
son as appraisers of tho penitentiary
property seems to meet with general
Mrs. John N. Stciulngor, sr., died
very suddenly "'last Surjtlay morning
of apoplexy, aged SS.'-ycars. The
burial took place at a'o'clock Tues
day afternoon, attended hy a largo
number of relatives ;ancl friends,
whoso sinccrest sympathies aro ex
pended to tlio bereaved family.
' 1. 1.
Notice to Tax-Payers.
Tho undersigned collector, of Colo
county, Mo. , will meet tha ttik-paycrs to
receive Ihclr taxes for tho year 181)0 at
the following places, to-wlt t"5
KUtoa,M'ud.ty, October 13;
October 1 laud 13.
It u.-jell villa, Tliursd.iyaiid Friday,
October 10 and 17. ;
Uiilon Store, Clark to'jvnslijp, Monday
nnd Tuesday, October 20anuV2l. ,
Brazlto, Wednesday, OptSlBr.ia,
St. Thomas, TbtusdSyFnud Frldjy,
October n and 21, , $jk
Osncro Bluff .S.Uiudny,02toIicr 23.
Brandt's, Llbetty towyjUipj 'Monday,
October 27. -.4--Henry
Scuubcrt'i, Tuesday,- October
29, , r " '
Osage City, Wotlnesday, October 20.
Tax-payers are ri'qiicito'briug the
uunibcrs of their land.
5 -t H - t-'
Postofflce Department Dead
IVasuisoton, 1). C, Sept. 1, 1890.
Over six million pieces of mail
matter aro sent annually to tlio dead
letter ofllco by reason of incorrect,
illegible, or deficient address, insuf
ficient postage, insecure inclosing,
whereby mailer mailed become sep
arated from the envelope or wrapper,
or the failure to bo called for or de
livered' lo tiio person addressed. This
is a daily nverngo of over twenty
Of these the greater poitlon either
or not called for at tlio poslolllco lo
which they arc tlirected, or, In caso
of free delivery olllccs, tho addresses
cannot bo found, notwithstanding
every known nicsns is resorted to on
tho part of the postal olllcials to ef
Matter sent to the dead letter olllcc,
which cannot bo delivered to the per
son addressed, is required' lo bo
opened In its treatment for tlio pur
pose of return to the sender, and if
tho name and address of the sender
bo not shown or cannot be ascertained
from the contents, and It contains no
valuable inclosure, it must bo de
Letters opened and found to con
lain any inclosure of obvious value
arc entered upon proper records, and,
of such, those which do not disclose
sufliuicut information to enable them
to bo returned arc filed, subject to
reclamation upon proper application
Lettcis which conlnin no inclcsurc
of obvious value are not rccoulcd.
Packages and parcels are recorded
and where they do not disclose tho
name and address of the owner are
filed ; if not called for or claimed
within two years they arc disposed of
at public auction and tho proceeds
covered into the United States treas
ury. A large proportion of the packages
and parcels sent to the dead letter
olllcc fail to be restored to the own
ers because of the absence on tlio
wrappers or inclosurcs of anything
to indicate ownership thereof.
Information as to tiio character
and nattive of the matter thus re
ceived at the dead letter olllcc, and
lite conditions and iiillttcuces which
occasion its fuiurc to reach the per-s-ns
lo whom the senders designed it
to go may be of interest, and the
mere statement of it carry with it
suggestions which may serve tlio
public in ils exercise of postal priv
ileges. Of the unclaimed and undelivered
mail matter received at tlio dead
letter olllcc during the past fiscal
year, four hundred and Ilfty-one
thousand were letters misdirected.
Ninety-eight thousand were letters
to domestic addresses, "held for
One hundred and sixty-five thou
sand were letters mainly addressed
to persons In care of hotels.
Forty-two thousand were letters to
fictitious addresses, and principally
correspondence relating to what is
known as "green goods" or "saw
dust" swindles, etc., many of them
containing money with orders for tho
purchase of these fraudulent goods.
A largo proportion were those
upon which tho required amount of
postage to entitle them to transniis.
sion through the mails had not been
prepaid, iiisulllcicnt payment being
duo lo improper inclosing, whereby
a higher rate of postage was re
quired. Twenty-eight thousand contained
money amounting in all to 8 IS, 012,
00. Four thousand had inclosurcs of
postal notes iu small sums under 85,
Twenty-seven thousand were found
to contain draft", checks, notes,
commercial paper, etc., etc., iu tho
sum of 81,471,871,00, while forty
eight thousand contained paid and
concealed obligations, receipts cvi-'
denclng payments of money, deed,
morlgigcs, general miscellaneous
papers, etc., r.lo.
Forty-two thousand contained plio
togvaps, one thousand contained ar
ticles forbidden to bo transmitted
through the mails ; and eleven thou
sand upon being opened were found
to contain lottery tickets, which,
under the termf of tho law, aro de
Five bundled and thirly-ono thou
sand wore letters, nnd forty-one
thousand parcels of printed matter,
samples, etc., which had been mailed
In foreign countries.
Two hundred and fivo thousand
wero letters, and forty-seven thou
sand were parcels, books, samples of
Tlio inspectors of tho pcnitenliaiy
appointed John N. Steiningcr, sr.,
and Mr. Eugeno Wllkc'ison to ap
praise tho property of Iho peniten
tiary. Wo aro glad to sco Capt.
Steiningcr selected. He is a good
man- and cllian nnd thoroughly
competent, and will faithfully dis
charge the duties required of him.
Colo County Ucmocriitv
Messrs. Ferguson & Mayer have
removed to the city hall building
Tho number of convicts has de
creased since Mr. Morrison's term
from 1807 to 1077.
A pleasant party was given nt Mr.
Rutlivcn's residence Tuesday evening
for the benefit of tlio good templars
of this city.
Mr. Anion Ultimo and Miss Mary
Weis3, botli of this city, were mar
ried at the Catholic church last Tues
The change of the place of Sen
ator Vest's speaking turned away a
number of people who could not get
in the court room.
Marriage license were granted to
Mr. A. H. Hagcncr and Miss Lizzie
Richter of Wardsvillo on Monday
Vlien you want first-cla3s harness,
an easy and good saddle, or bridle of
any description, call at the reliable
Messrs. Win. Hutchinson and
Walker Alexander of near Cenlrc
town, were iu the city Tuesday,
Sonic lino curb stone is being
placed on High street. If the balance
of tho work is ns substantial there
will certainly be no objection to lite
Mr. John Vaughn of Aurora
Springs, passed through the city
Monday of last week on his way to
Dcs Moines, Iowa, to attend a medi
cal college at that place.
Mr. Hy Schmidt lias just returned
from a business and pleasure trip to
Chicago. Mrs. Schmidt accompanied
him nnd will remain in Chicago a
few days longer with relatives and
Rev. Hunter of the Mclhodht
church cf this city, lias been changed
to the Clinton district, and Rev. Mr.
McClure of Clinton will take charge
of the church in this city for the en
Tlio Lillian SUllman "Braving the
World" was presented iu this city
by a strong and thoroughly compe
tent company on Friday and Satur
day. Specimen Cases.-
S. H. Clifford, N'cwG'assel, WW., was
troitbl'.'d with neuralgia and ilictimatlm,
his stomach was disordered, his liver was
affected to an alarming degree, appetite
fell itvay,aud ho was terribly reduced in
tlcsh and strength. Three bottles of
Electric Hitters cured hlni.
Edward Shepherd, Ifiinlibnrg, III.,
had a runiilng sore on his leg of eight
years' standing. Used throe bottles of
Electric bitters and seven boxes of Ruck
leu'a Arnica Halve, and his leg IS sound
and well. John Speaker, Catawba,
had live huge fever sores on his leg,
doctor said ho was incurable. One
bottlo of Electric Hitters and one box of
llucMcn's Arnica Salvo cured him en
tirely. Sold by A. llrandcubcrger.
We understand that Gen. James
I.. Minor, who has been a resident of
this city for so many years, will soon
make Kansas City his future home.
The Schumatc Chapel republican
club aro preparing a grand barbecue
to take place on the llth inst. about
one inilo we3t of this city, on the
St. Louis Fair, October G to II-
Tickets for above occasion will be
on sale October 1 to 11, good to re
turn on before October i:. Fare
for tho round trip, with one admis
sion ticket added, S I. 25.
John J. Cnuncii, Agent.
On last Fridaj" James Lawson was
found shot dead in Padgelt's hollow
Maries county. Upon an examina
tion it was found a rillo ball had
passctl through I.awson's body. He
was of this city and at the time of his
death was hauling ties. Whether
tho fatal shot was intentional or ac
cidental is not known. The remains
were brought to this city for interment.
The Pulpit and the Stage.
Kcv. F. M. Shrntit, pastor United
Uri'thrcn Church, llluo .Mound, Kansas,
says: "I feel It my duty to tell what
wonders Dr. King's Xow discovery has
lone for me. Jly lungs were badly dis
eased nnd my parishioners thought I
could llvo only a few weeks. I took live
hottle3 of Dr. King's Xow Discovery
and am sound nnd well, gaiulng 20 lbs.
Avtliti- Love, manager Love's Fuuny
Folks Combination, writes: "Atler a
a thorough t' lal utid convincing evidence,
I am conlMcnt Dr. King's Xow Discov
ery for consumption beats 'em all, and
cures when everything else falls. Tho
greatest kindness I fan do my many
thousand friends Is to urgo them to try
it.' Free trial bottles at A. Ilrnnden
bcrger's di ng store. Regular sizes, 50,
The union labor party at their con
vention in Sedalia on the 2,"th tilt.,
nominated a slato ticket. For Su
premo Judge, O. D. Jones of Knox
county ; for Railroad Commissioner,
S. F. Roydcn of Newton county, and
for Superintendent of Public Schools,
R. S, Urowntow of Dallas county,
Mr. Martin Coyncr Ins returned honto
from an extended visit la tho cast.
Mr. Tom Wade nnd family of Nevada,
arc Tlsitlng friends and relatives in this
Miss Julia Endicott returned to her
home nenrContretown last Suturday.
Misses Sarah and Mary Kclbly wero
shopping In Jeff City last Tuesday.
Miss Gcrlrudc Dlstlcr Is home on a
visit at present.
Miss Francis Rocr, aftcrjsevcral weeks
visit lu this community, returned to St.
Louis last week .
Miss Ida Coffclt returned home Sun
day, after a pleasant visit with friends at
Mr- and Mrs. X. Kclbly returned homo
Sunday from a trip west.
The Catholic picnic at Franz's
garden Saturday was grandly cele
brated and proved quite successful.
Tlio case of Ike Williams in giving
up his wife to husband No. 1 nt
Ccntrctowii last week, was a peculiar
incident. After an absence of about
five years husband No. 1 called and
demanded his wife, and also the wifo
of Williams for tlio last two years, or
another woman instead. Husband
No. 2 and wife made several attempts
to supply the demand, but falling,
and very much against tho will of
Mr. Williams and wife, she took her
departure for parts unknown with
The board of directors of Jlissourl
Central Ruilding and Loan associa
tion met Monday evening in the Ex
change Rank building and elected the
following officers for the first year:
John M. Oldham, president.
Joseph Weiscr, vice-president.
Mary C. Faust, secretary.
S. W. Cox, treasurer.
The president appointed Capt. II,
T. Holmes, II. F. Sarnian and Henry
Wagner committee on by-laws to re
port next meeting, Tuursday night at
probate court room, county court
W. F. Scolt of South Dakota, was
in this city Friday last in search of
his wife and little boy. The couple
were married some 20 years ago.
Mrs. Scott is a ncice of Mr. S. P.
Dresser of Pleasant Mount, Miller
county. She left her husband on tho
1 1th of August, taking with her tho
youngest child, leaving live or six
others with her husband. If Mr.
Scott's version is correct be and his
children arc in a sadly alllictcd con
dition. The Central Missouri Ruilding and
Loan Association has met with re
markable success, and on last Friday
an organization was effected and the
following gentlemen elected as di
rectors : Henry Schmidt. Henry
Wagner, Howard Davis, Joe Wciser,
Adolph Ariz, Wm. Carter, II. T.
Holmes, Chas. Hell, J. M. Oldham,
Henry Sarman aud S. W. Cox. Tho
board will hold a meeting at an early
date to elect a president, secretary
and treasurer. The shareholders in
the new associations aro largely bor
rowers, and thus its success will bo
assured from the very outset.
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Attention is called to tlio fact that rates
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Ohio i Mississippi railway aro 82 less
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Washington, Baltimore, Philadelphia'
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