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McOooK WEEKLY TRIBUNE
VOLUME 2. M'COOK , RED WIIXOW COUNTY , NEBRASKA , THURSDAY , SEPT. , 13 , 1883. NUMBER 15.
. D. TOTTEN ,
Counsellor at Law ,
H ? Will do a general law business.
I J. STA1U3UCK ,
A ttorney-at-La w ,
Will pl\c jsho special..illrntion to the practice of
low. nml inal > Ii > K collection" .
J ffOfflre Sccosi'lblocknorlh of depot , 2 doors north
n'h < lniK store.
Fit and WorkmansMp Guaranteed.
JfcCook , Nebraska.
Page T , Francis ,
Red Willow County.
Keeps certified pints of all Hurt' * ID the
Hitchcock lind district. Special attentioa given
tn nil such business. Correspondence solicit
A. J.WU.M5Y. M.I ) . . L. LEE JonN < < ov , M. D. .
Slirceou to 15. & M. K. It. Graduate Wooater , O.
DPS. Wiiiey & Johnson ,
Wlil attenel to all call In the city or country , day
t. CClcc : Kcar of Citizens' Dank.
& CLIFF ,
BRI0KLAYERS & PLASTERERS ,
All Jobs Promptly attended to.
H. CRISWELL ,
A ttorney-at-La w ,
Real Estate and Collection Agent ,
1NDIANOL \ , WEIinSKA. .
Prc-Emptlou , Homestead and Timber culture En
tries , and kinds of Law business promptly attend
IA / M. SANDERSON ,
House & Sign Painter.
M'COOK , NEB.
All work Guaranteed.
Give me a Call ,
Fred Treble ,
TOi SORiAL ABTIST.
McCOOK , NE1J ,
All work promptly attended to.
DF.ST HOTEL IX TOWN GO U > ACCOMMODA
Board by Day o \ 3ek
GOOD SAMPLE ROOMS.
LIVERY IN CONNTfr 'T > rON
The BUYERS' GUIDE , No.
34 , Fall and Winter , 1883 ,
gives wholesale prices direct
to consumers on everything
yon use , eat , drink , wear , or
- pr have fun with. Tells how-
to order with exact cost , 216 pagea large
ones 3,3OO illustrations a whole
picture gallery. Contains information
cleaned from the markets of the world.
Ko other price-book in existence contains
as much information. Sent free to any ad-
dressuponreceiptofpostage(7cts ( ) . Letus
i .r .mvnii nr visit us when in our city.
827 & 2O Wabajb Arrave , CUcaco , D >
DEALER I f
HAEBWAEE STOVES QUEENSWAEE
AgricuH i O <
J. " JtrC
Largest stock and lowest prices in - ,
Red Willow County.
-CALL AND BE CONVINCED-
Sign of the "Biff Axe. " Three doors South of Post-Office. McCooK , NEB.
AGENT FOR THE
f y *
Sold low for cash or on easy
payments , or rented until.
rent pays for the organ. .
Catalogue With Price-List and Full Descption Free.
M. A. SPALDING , Agent.
tf McCook , Nebraska
"McCook Weekly Tribune. "
The Uewsiest Paper in the Valley.
A. B. COFFROTH : : : : : PROPRIETOR.
A New eight-column folio Weekly Newspaper , published
at the new and promising city of McCook , in Red
Willow county , Nebraska , every Thursday.
- TERMS : -
$2:00 : pr year in advance.
"CLEAN the city or enlarge the
graveyards , " shouts the Chicago News
THE gravel banks of the B. & . M.
road at Salem are lighted by electricity ,
so that work can be carried on at night
as well as day. P. J3. Daily , who has
charge of the beds , and is now working
fifteen or more hands , and with his
steam shovel is loading from sixty to
seventy oars of gravel daily. This is
used for ballast all along the road. The
old Atchison & Nebraska is being put
in better repair than ever before.
G. L. LAWS ,
in McCook , and on
In Re > l VVilJow i t adja
4 Office at th LsinJ O.T McCeok Xchrn e
SADDLES & HARNESS.
Opposite Hotel on the hill.
Manufacturer and Dealer In
BR USHES ,
etc. , etc. ,
Stock Saddles. Cow-Boy out
fits , and Spurs.
R. H. HAMILTON.
THK hog cholera has broken out on
FOURTEEN Mormon priests , led by
Parson Palmer , of Salt Lake City , arc
holding meetings in Indianapolis.
A STRKKT-CAR line is now in opera
tion at Tokio , Japan , with Japanese
conductors , who carry the bell-punch.
JlAl.vs and high waters have done
snrions damage to stock in Texas re- '
ccntly. Many cattle were drowned ,
and houses and sheds washed awiy.
STRIKING laborers on the Baltimore
& Philadelphia railroad attacked a
party , a few days since , who refused
to quit work , seriously injuring one
A IIF.AVV frost is reported to have
damaged the crpp.s in Northern Iowa , '
Wisconsin and Dakota , on ( Friday night [
last. A lev , ' more days and the crops '
would have been out of danger.
THK widow of Senator Zach. Chand
ler has given $1,000 to establish a
scholarship in the Chicago 'woman' *
medical college for the benefit of women
who intend to become missionaries.
A TEXAS steer getting loose in the
streets of Boston , last Saturday , made
men and things rather lively for a time- .
He. at last ran off one of the piers into
the water , where he was lassoed and
C. P. IIuNTiNVjTON. the great railroad
magnate , was a poor boy and a hard
working young man. KG did not begin
to accunmlafce his immense wealth until
he was past fort ) ' . Then he staked all
his savings on the scheme of the Pacific
M as. ALEXANDER CAMPBELL , the
aged widow of the eminent divine who
founded the Church of the Disciples or
Christian Church , is seriously ill , \vith
but little chance of recovery. She re-
ndes at Bethany , "W. Ya. , and is over
eighty years old.
THE Townfcend Savings Bank has
been informed that the action of Credit
Mobilier vs. the Union Pacific Kailroad
Company , on a note of § 2,000,000. has
been decided in the Supreme Judicial
Court of Massachusetts in the favor of
Credit Mnbilier. The suit was insti
tuted in the interests of the Townsend
IT is now seven years since James
Lick , the California millionaire , at his ,
death , left a va&t amount of property
for public uses , and not one dollar has
reached the designated objects. The
trustees , who receive $1.000 a year *
each , have just been censured by the
Calif01 nia pioneers. But a thousand a. -
year will console a man for a deal of
ACCURATE statistics of immigration
over only thirty-six years of our national - '
tional life. The emigration commission
.n New York was organized in 1847.anfl
in that year the first reliable record of
arrivals was begun. From that date ti ,
the clo.-c of last year the total number j
of immigrants arriving in the United '
States wa more than ten and a. half
millions. This year's accessions will
swell it to over eleven millions. The
Xew York Evening Post institutes : i
comparison of this total with the popu
lation of some of the other countries of
the world , and this gives an idea of its
immense size. It is more than -doable
the whole population of Ireland or of
the Dominion of Canada. It is nearly a
third of the population of Great Britaia
and almost half of that of England.