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—Th relatives and friend* of
W. W Gordon and family
C,pl tfmSl " attind tho funeral of -heir
* r ‘ r v.,H Inrs. from Chri-t C'hur h,
Lodge Xo. 54. F. A. .
. .tnil*r meeting will be held THIS •
JX “ EVENING M instant, at A,
• q*\- in Masonic Temple.
' „ of The ordrr in good stand-/ Mr \
Memo rs fraternally invited,
in* •reror.daUy a THOMPSON, W. M.
gvTggcx. See r. _
DeKrtlb L'ltlffP >• . I- 0. 0. F.
_ ..... meetinir will be held THIS (Monday)
r . vs V) Jiu/rT 3d. iftsi.at 7.30 o clock.
£ \ L • nAcers iil take place.
Ambers of sister lodges are cordially in-
Tit ! , , JOHN RILEY. N. G.
ivtarr. jan3-lt _
T>be‘ Improvement Company.
Tb/annual meeting of the stockholder*, for
1 -tion of ofti -era and the transaction of
business, will be hell on WEDNESDAY,
jinn try £tb, I*Bl. at the office of F. Buchanan,
Es l .Bay street T F SCREVEN,
Reppard Iron Company.
, tinj. of the stockholders of the Rep
-vI’hoSSmPVf will be held at office of K.
l? r : l ™d,Wßay street, MONDAY, January
3d. 11 A M R. B. RKPPARD.
. . vfit President.
Notice to Tax Payer*.
City Treasures Office, I
giYASKAU, Ga., Jiumary f
Taxes are due on the following property:
i* k aip Fourth Oiwrtcf. 1890.
!' ’’ t.’.iuir •. etc , Fourth Quarter, ltfciO.
v i. Debts, etc . Fourth Quarter, 18*).
in Trade. Fourth Quarter, 188 U.
.1! of the a-ove *axe*. if paid on or be
, the NINETEENTH- INSTANT, a discount
o' unpw cant, will be allowed according to
ordipance. JAMES E. COPE,
, City Treasurer.
I' 1 * i l ' ■ ——
Notice to Tax Payers.
SAViXjiiH, Ga., January 3, lbSl. {
The following taxes are now due and pav
ahie by ordinance on or before the TENTH
IN i > nimisrfons. Fourth Quarter, 1880.
Income, Fourth Quarter. I*>.
Premiums Fourth Quarter, 1880.
Re-eipts. Fourth Quarter. 1880.
iac3-t City Treasurer.
Dividend No. 28.
Merchants National Bans, 1
Sav‘.naH, Ga . December 31. 13-0. (
Ti.i- Bank has declarc-J a dividend of 3ls l>er
„ able on de nand.
*>| Cashier.
Dividend No. 20.
t r - ii th'RS Bank or thk State orQiorqia, I
Savannah, Dt ceinber 3l?t, ISSO. S
\ . iivi lend of three and a half per cent, upon
the ca'iitil s'o:-it of t'.i < Bank lias been de
i VhIS DAY. payable on demand.
j.aj ('ashler.
Neither the Captain nor the Agents of the
Norwegian birk “Mercur,” Captain Fr.oold,
‘. jb .* responsible for any debts contracted by
the crew of said vessel.
jan’-3t Agent*.
Savannah Bank and Trust Company.
Savannah, Ga., December 31. 1880.
A dividend of Three Dollars per share upon
i .* ca; it U stock of lhis bank will be paid to
"oekholJers on demand.
janl (it Cashier.
S.iyassab, Florida an j Western R'y Cos., i
Treasurer's Office. V
Savin.-aji. Ga , January 1, 1881. 1
The First Sectional Mortgage Bonds of the
Atlantic an 1 Gulf Railroad Company maturing
tb,n dar w II be peiJ at this office, or at the
office of the Company In New York city. No.
12 West lid street, second rtsor. on and after
the 3d instant.
I'iterest will erase on date of maturity.
iinl-3t Treasurer
Election for Directors.
Central Bailroad and Banking Company, 1
bAvann ah. Ga., December 2d. 188*. ,
Ar. election for Thirteen Directors to manage
the at!airs of this Company for the ensuing
veir will lie held in the it inking House, in Sa
vannah on MONDAY, the 3d day of January.
I—:, between the hours of 10 o'clock a. m and
12 ./clock u.
Stocfchol ters and their families will lie passed
free over the Company’s road to attend the
election from tliedist December, 1880, to the
1 31 January. 1881. and be passed free returning
from the 3d to the 6 h January, 1881. on pre
sentaiion of their s*ock certificates to the con
d<*e2 tjan3 Cashier.
Election of Directors
Savannah. Ga., December 13, 1880. J
Th? r.nnual election for seven Directors of
I this ttmfc for the ensuing year will be held et
I til- Banking House on TUESDAY, the llth day
I of January, 1881, betweea tne hours of 12 and
decil-td Cashier.
Flection of Directors.
Augusta and Savannah Railroad. 1
Savannah, December 24. Inßo. )
The annual election for seven Directors of
the Augusta and Savannah Railroad will be
he]! at c e office of Henri- Hull & Cos. on MON
DAY. January 3,1881, between the hours of 10
I and 12 o'clock.
dee2s-t.i President.
City of Savannah, 1
Omcs Clerk of Council, V
December 21th, lt’Bo )
CnJer and by virtue of a resolution adopted
I at a meeting of Couueil, December 22d. 1880,
I notice is hereby given that Council will elect
I alls next regular meeting. DKDNEBDA),
I January r.ih. 1-Hl. a Coinniissioner of Pilotage
I to till existing vacancy in the Board.
% By order of Council.
decil-td Clerk of Council.
hleciion Notice.
Crrr of Savannah. |
Oracz Clerk of Cocncil, V
December 31, ISsO )
At the first regu’ar meeting to_ tie held in
January, that is to sav. on WEDNESDAY, the
sth day ot January, 1881, Council will elect the
following officers:
. Salary per
annum Bond
■*-r of Council 3i,0b0
Gtv Treasurer 2.0C0 20,000
City Marshal 1.200 5,1J0
City Surveyor, fees, and shall .
perform the dutieef inspec- •
tor of Dry Culture 1,500 8,000
Cieri of th' Market 800 2,000
City Printer (hy contract)
Cory oration Attorney I,®® -
■ile->“ii.-er of Council *8) 310
Judge of the City Cour. 2,00) -...
Clerk of the City Court Fees. 3.1-00
CStr Sheriff Fees. 5,000
Jailer 2.50 J 20.00 J
K**per of Laurel Grove Ceme- „
Jev 1,000 1.000
A-etier of City
kreper of Diace 800 500
Keeper of Pest House 150 500
rump Contractor (by contract)
Fifteen Measurers and Inspec
tors of Ti in her and Lumber... Fees. SCO
8 i inspectors of Naval Stores,
and as such to take out a li-
cense -.. Fees. 2,000
Harbor Master (and to furnish
uiso vn deputy whenever re
quired) I.S'O 2,000
Health Officer, fee i and 1,030 ....
Five port Warden* Fees. AD
Four Weighers of Hay Fees. 500
.Keeper a f c,tj- clucks (by oon
i C >ntra-. tor, E D. Fees. 510
’ Contra-tor, W. D Fees. 500
f. HNet Of Poiice I.WO 4,000
r JK.*' l Lieutenants of Police, each 1.200 2.000
Sergeant- of P. lice, each.. (As) 500
■jß-ikef Fireman 003 ....
Chief Fireman CO ....
indent anc i Engineer of
iflEwater Works 1,103 5.000
, 1T,,.'- lary and Treasurer of
[■LY i “ rW o r k? 1.200 5,000
Eva City Physicians, each 600 ••••
■ l p , K 'viox I All applicants for city offices
■ ’V’ ft ' w itu the Clerk of Council at or before
■kf k p it. °n the 3londay preerding the
■rF ' ele-tion their several applications.
I L - ;, ‘ p sitiou* reiiuiring bonds the names
■ 1f ‘-ndsnien. two in all cases, roust acccm
■ f'y tne application. All bids for contracts
ftte i . ~ve must be filed with the Clerk of
tv 1 * i: &r l>e 'ore 2 o'c ock pm. on the Mon
,f r e'hcg the day of election, which bid
a , ;cnipanied with the names of sure
i*nd.-nien, who will he required to
H; “ > -fore a Notary Public r other officer,
W-r'i 1 1 fleatian to accompany the bid. No
or bid will receive 'the cooshler*-
Hc,'Ttv.-il un ess filed in accordance with
f ■ p, ' isions of this ordinance.
■ &r, icr of Council.
H Clerk of Council.
I To n '
H " u ° are from the errors and
. of youth, nervoos wenkntSY,earlj
eto.. I will send a re
■rG t 1 . Wlil Clre f'H.EE OF CHARGE
r*:nr*ly wa discovered by a mis
ln America. Send a self-ad
MaT:;v'-r*Mb l .etothe Rev. JOKEPH T. IN-
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* Pulaski’Howe.
f helming §firs.
Time of Closing the nulla.
sssss?jWo?r“ “*
Charleston. 3 and 10 p. u.
Port Royal Railroad. 3 and 10 p. it.
and?30 r p Q Tia Central 8 a. m.
Florida mail via Savannah, Florida and West
ern Railway, 3 p. it.
3 J^ >maST^leaß< *olHer 0 lHer points west of DuPont,
Darien and Bninsw ick, 3 p. m.
Savannal. river, Tuesday, 5 p. it.
Milledgeville and Eatonton, 6:30 p. a.
Office open for delivery of mail on Sunday
from 9:30 to 10 a. m., and from 1:30 to 2 p. u.
Index to New Advertlaemeuts.
Meeting of Tybee Improvement Company.
Meeting of DeKilb Lodge.
Meeting of Clinton Lodge.
Woolen goods—A. R, Altmayqr & Cos.
” arren’s Evaporated Vegetables.
Lndden & Bates’ Music House.
Mare mule lost.
Yeilow bitch lost.
45.000 for loan. '
Winter goods—G. Eckstein & Cos.
New attractions at J. E. Gutman’s.
Southern Farmer’s Monthly.
Bookkeeper wanted.
Storm views at Wilson’s.
Medium sUed house wanted.
Dissolution of copartnership.
Office boy wanted.
Winter goods—B. F. McKenna.
SJeamshlp C. W. Lord for Philadelphia.
Chatham county citations.
30 lots for sale.*
Private boarding—Mrs. C. Freeland.
Roanoke College, Salem, Va.
Furnished floor wanted.
The Atlanta Phonograph.
New York oysters at The Office.
Apples—L. F. Nelson Ac Cos.
Sale of oil pain'ings.
Nice truck farm for sale.
Good store porter wanted.
Weather Report.
Indications in the South Atlantic States
to-day: Light variable winds and partly
cloudy, slightly warmer weather, with
slight changes in barometer.
River Report,
The height of the river at Augusta at 1
p. m. yesterday was six feet, a fall of one
lech during the preceding twenty-four
Signal Observations.
Comparative statement of temperature nt
Savannah, taken from the Signal Service
IFBO i 18 1.
7:00 a. m 58j 7:00 a. st 33
2:00 p. m 6b 2:00 p. m ;i7
2:44 P. M 70; 2:44 P. x 38
9:00 p. u 611 9:00 P. M 38
10:44 P. M 58j 10:44 P. M 38
Maximum 71 Maximum 40
Minimum M Minimum 32
Mean temperature Mean temperature
of day 62.2 of day 36.5
Rainfall 0.00 tneb. j Rainfall 0 00 inch
.|g "lxd. J-M
M fe £ -l
2l* 2 d i . j£-s
Stations. Bio o >• Weather.
31 iil r§ ec'
Atlanta [30.87,31 SW 6 Foggy.
Augusta 30.45132 SW 1 .02;Cloudy.
Charleston .. 30 41 34 NW 3 .... I Threat'g.
Charlotte 30 37 25 |SW 4; ... Foggy.
Corsicana ... 30 30-54 I N 4; .... Lignt rain
Galveston.... 30.11:47‘‘N El3 .30 H’vy rain,
ludianola.... 30.10,46 j N 17| | .65] Light rain
Jacksonville. ,30.43 40 N 2 ' ‘Cloudy.
Key West SO 27 04 IN E 14j j.... [Clear.
Mobile 30.85(431 E 5 (Clear.
Montgomery 30.42 32, IS E 5 ; ‘Cloudy.
New Orleans. 30.45‘40 ! E 8 , ...I Clear.
Punta Rassa. 30.32 53 N 10 (Clear.
Savannah 30.45 3.9 N;3 j j cloudy.
CedarKeys..l3o.4o 10! !N E, 4 i— [Cloudy.
Pensacola .. |3j. 38:381 1 E |lO j 'Cloudy.
Fire In the New York Clothing Store.
On Sunday morning about fifteen minutes
to cue o’clock an alarm of Are was given,
caused by the discovery of smoke issuing
from the New York Clothing House, on Con
gress s reet. The policemen on du'y in that
ward endeavored to sound an alarm from two
boxes, but failed, which no doubt somewhat
delayed the firemen In reaching the scene.
As soon as possible, however, the engines
were put to work, and the flames were got
under control, and, with the exception of
the interior, the building was not seriously
damaged The Are originated on the flrut
floor, and must have been burning for some
time, as nearly the entire stock on that
floor Is burned. The flames swept the
apartment, and did the work of destruc
tion pretty thoroughly. The place was
closed at the usual hour on Saturday night,
we understand, when everything was ap
parently right.
Tne Duiiuing belongs to Mrs. M. A. Bar
stow and was Insured. There was a very
large sUck of clothing and furnishing
goods in the house, every floor being occu
pied. The contents of the upper stories
were damaged hy water and smoke, but es
caped the flames.
We are informed that the stock was
valued at between i‘25,C00 and $30,000, on
which there Wj. Insurance ae follows: Wil
liamsburgb City $2 500; Watertown $2,500,
represented by Captain John F. Wheaton;
London Assurance $5,000, represented by
Mr. C. G Falligant; Liverpool, London and
Glebe $5,000; Commercial Union $5,000,
represented by Mr. W. H. Daniels; Guar
dian Insurance $2,500, represented by Mr.
H. T. Botta. There was insurance in the
London Assurance Company, represented
by Mr. C. G. Failigant, on the building for
Death of a Venerable Lady.
Mrs. Ann M. Davies, an estimable lady,
well koown in Savannah, died after a brief
iilcces ou Saturday evening about 6 o’clock,
at her residence on South Broad street, near
Whitaker, at the advanced age of 77 years.
Mrs. Davies was a native of Savannah, had
been twice married and was & widow at the
time of her death. She was a zealous and
consistent Christian woman and a devoted
member of the Methodist Church for many
years, in the affairs of which she took the
liveliest interest. Bbe was Preei
dent of the Parsonage Aid Bociety,
a Directress in the Widows’ Society
for many years, and President of the
Orphans’ Society auxiliary to the Confer
ence Orphans’ Society of the M. E. Cbureh
South. Mrs. Davies was a remarkable
woman, and notwithstanding her venera
ble age was active in the discharge of the
important duties in these various church
societies. Her death will be mourned by
the many who knew find appreciated her
sterling worth. Her funeral took place Sun
day afternoon at three o’clock from Trinity
Methodist Episcopal Church.
A Harvest for tbe Plumbers.
The cold snap of the past week has been
a perfect harvest for the plumbers, and they
have been taxed to their utmost, many of
them having orders that they cannot pos
sibly attend to for a week or more. We
learn that several establishments bad men
at work throughout yesterday, in
ease3 of great emergency. There
was a general bursting of water pipes
throughout the city on Saturday, and in
some houses serious damage was done, and
the plasterers will also come in for some
good job3. It is another verification of the
old ausge “ ’TU an ill wind that blows no
body good.”
The Jollv Pathfinders at the Theatre
This evening our Theatre goers will
have the pleasure of witnessing a very
excellent entertainment by the Jolly Path
finders, who will present tbeir musical
oddity of ‘’Scraps” aud the incomparable
Eoglish comedietta entitled, “Perfection.”
The company are very highly commended
by the press, and the entertainment de
scribed as pleasing, full of humor, good
untie and ungiug. Those wbo have not
secured seats should do so at once.
■ ■
Tbe Funeral of -titan Gordon.
The funeral of Miss Sarah Alice Gordon,
daughter of Captain W. W. Gordon,
whose sad death in New York on Thurs
day last has been mentioned, did not
take place yesterday afternoon as an
nounced, in consequence of the non-arrival
of the remains, owing to the interruption
of railroad schedule®. Tbe funeral will
take place this afternoon at half-past three
o’clock, from Christ Church.
Important to the Ladlee.
In Ttew of closing out all goods in our
millinery department,we offer tbe following
inducement: Ha’s, silks and feathers, etc.,
at greatly reduced prices, and no extra
charge for trimming. This for one week
oD jan3-tf A. R. Altmater <fc Cos.
Tbe Friend ol Delicate Ladles.
Warner’s Safe Kidney and Liver Cure is
the remedy that will cure the many diseases
peculiar to women. Headaches, neuralgia,
“-ordered nerves, weakness, mental shocks,
and kindred aliments, are effectually re
moved by its use The Mother ’* Magazine.
Hereford’s Add Phosphate
Affords nourishment to tbe cerebral and
nervous systems.
The Finest Dress Shirt,
jAU in handsome boxes for preseats^fc
Ttagj interments ln Lanrel Grove
Cemetery for tlie Y’ear.
We present herewith the record of inter
ments ln Laurel Grove Cemetery for the
year 1880; also, in the colored cemetery, and
the total number of Interments in the two
cemeteries from the opening of Laurel
Grove ln October, 1852, to the 81st of
December, 1880. It will be seen that the
smallest number of Interments was in the
month of March, and the greatest in Octo
ber. The total interments for the year
were 1,156, of which 876 were colored and
280 white. 81nce the opening of the ceme
tery in October, 1832, to the close of the
year 1880, there have been 11,830 Interments
of whites and 15,607 of colored, making a
total of 26,937. The record la compiled
and furnished by the efficient keeper, Mr.
A. F. Torlay:
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11 I 1 !I? § if
month*. g . -3 a fei
5 S- % ®j ja J
cl " S I a
m uj —* u •_ o
2 j> | t is 3jjs J
® _o|_h; 5j oj £|£
January 18 (i 22 50 9 ; 59 1 81
February 13 9 22 <43 16! 59 81
March 10 Si 13 41 jl7 B 8 71
April 13 5 18! 52 14 66 S4
May 17' 2 IS 46 23‘ 69. 88
June il9 5 21 51 11 62 86
July I 141 4 16 48 17; 63' ro
August Jl9 8 27 ! 63! 21 79 106
September 1 21 4 26 64 '2U *4 HO
October ; 29 10 331 72 32 104 142
November ! 16! fi; 21 60 19 79! 100
December 29 6 ; 34! 8J 9 92 126
Total 1 213 671 280 663 208^8761 1U6
Number of Interments in Laurel Grove Cem
etery and cemetery for colored persons from
its opening, October, 1852, to December 31st.
Whites 11,330
Colored 15,607
Total .....26,937
A. F. Torlay,
Keeper L. G. Cemetery.
January 1, 1881.
natters and Thlnii Laconically
Song of the million —“Shut the door.”
City Court will convene this afternoon.
Clinton Lodge No. 54, F. A. M., meet to
Only three arrests were made by the police
If there were no clouds we would not en
jov the sun.
Stockholders of the Reppard Iron Com
pany meet to-day.
The election for city officers takes place
on Wednesday night.
Superior Court will be convened at 10
o’clock this morning.
DeKalb Lodge No. 9, I. O. O. F., will
install officers to-night.
One man can kill another, but it takes
twelve men to make murder of it.
City Treasurer James E. Cope has notices
of interest to tax payers ln this Issue.
Directors of the Augusta and Savannah
Railroad will be elected to day.
“Misery loves company.” That is why It
follows so many theatrical companies.
“The Charge of the Light Brigade” is
well understood when one receives his gas
The election for the directors of the Cen
tral Railroad Company will take place to
day. .
The two-headed g'rl, Millie Christine,
continues to draw crowded Louies at Mo
zart Hall.
The fire alarm telegraph got out of order
durnig the cold snap, and was being tested
Annual meeting of the stockholders of
the Tybee Improvement Company will be
held on Wednesday.
Cadldates for city offices will have to file
their applications in the office of Clerk of
Council by 2 o’clock p. m. to day.
The Juniata carried among other freight
to Philadelphia Saturday, 839 boxes and 4
barrels of fruit and 7 boxes of vegetables.
Saturday afternoon Policeman Counihan
arrested Richard Williams, colored, cn the
charge of acting indecently on the streets.
The grand jury of the Superior Court will
meet to-day, ami will have considerable
business presented for their consideration.
The election for county officers occurs on
Wednesday, the sth, and, as there are a
number of candidates in the field, the con
test promises to be lively.
Among the arrivals at the Marshall House
yesterday were Prof. Lux and wife, of
Jacksonville; Hon. M. H. Baker, of Fayette
ville, N. C., and Judge A. E. Turner and
family, Boston, Ga.
Among the freight of the steamship City
of Macou for New York Saturday were 36
barrels and 2,224 boxes of oranges, 10 pack
age* of Vegetables, 5 packages of fruit, and
1 barrel of terrapins.
I Milton Robinson, colored, was arrested
about 4 o’clock yesterday afternoon by
Polic&nan Jones on the charge of catering
the room of Sallic Claiborne, colored, and
refusing to leave when ordered.
Elsewhere appears the announcement
that R. E. J. Miles’ Revelers will appear at
the Savannah Theatre for two Dights only,
Wednesday and Thursday next, in their
musical absurdity, “That Awful Child.”
At the twenty-eighth anniversary 6upper
of the Montgomery Guards in Charleston
on New Year’s eve, a toast was offered to
the Irish Jasper Greens of Savannah, and
was very happily responded to by Captain
J. F. Redding.
About seven o’clock last night a man giv
ing hi'name as Thus. Moon was arrested
b> Policeman O’Keefe for being disorderly
and drunk on the streets. While lu the
office or the police barracks he was very
turbulent and struck the policeman.
Hiram Corson, LL.D., Professor of Anglo
-19 non and English Literature ln the Cornell
University, will lecture this evening,
under the auspices of the Young Meu’s
Christian Association, at Masonic Temple,
on “The Poetry of Alfred Tennyson.”
The remains of John Beckhoff, mate of
the ship Zephyr, who died here last week,
were sent ta Philadelphia Saturday by the
steamship Juniata, in accordance with the
rt quest of Masonic Lodge No. 246, of that
city, of which deceased was a member.
The steamship Troubadour (Br.) sailed
Friday morning for Sebastopol; but, when
about forty miles out, her machinery be
came disable#, and she was worked back to
Venus Point, where a board of survey
was held on her Saturday afternoon, the
report of which has not been made public.
The New Year was ushered in with rain
and sleet, and was altogether a most un
comfortable and disagreeable day. The
banks and public offices were closed, and
with tbe exception of the grocery stores,
there was little business done. The streets
were comparatively deserved, only those
who were absolutely compelled by duty
being abroad.
Saturday evening about quarter to 6 o’clock
an excitement was created on South Broad
street by a colored female named Georgia
Nixon. She was arrested by Policeman
Townsend and can led to the barracks,
where the charge was entered against her
of being drunk and disorderly on the streets,
cu'sing and abusing Joseph Cosman and
using profane and obscene language on the
The weather Saturday gave the variety
compauy performing at the Theatre a ter
rible set back. The matinee was very
slimly attended, and the audience at night
was scarcely better. The entertainment was
about the same as on the previous evening.
The company go hence to Charleston.
The drawing for that handsome large
doll and crib at E- M. Connor’s book store,
Bull street, came off Saturday evening, and
was attended by a large number of the hold
ers of tickets. The drawing was superintend
ed by a committee of young men, and ticket
No. 955 was announced as caving drawn me
prize. The holder of said ticket is not
known, and is notified that the doll and crib
can be bad on presentation of the ticket at
Mr. Connor’s depot.
Joseph Lodge No. 76, I. O. H, H.
At the meeting of Joseph Lodge No. 76,
I. O. B. B , held on the 2d inst., the follow
ing officers were installed for the ensuing
| {President —S. JElslnger.
Ylce President—-B. H. Levy,
j Monitor—B.J. Levy.
Secretary— J. Gardner.
Financial Secretary—M. 8. Bjck.
Treasurer —E. Brown.
Warden—B. A. Silverberg.
Guardian—L. Michels.
Representatives—M. J. Solomons, 8. Y.
Levy, A. Mohr.
Trustees—A. L-flier, Lewis Llppman, J.
Perlinskl, Jos. Rooe, M. Brown.'
Parade of the Colored military.
The First Colored Battalion of Georgia
Volunteers, under command of Lieutenant
Colonel W. H. Woodbouse, will make their
first parade, since organization as a batta
lion, this morning, at nine o’clock.
The' staff have all received their
uniforms, which are said to be very hand
some, and will make their first appearance.
The parade U in commemoration of the an
ntversary of the emancipation proclama
tion. which went into effect on the Ist Jan
uary', 1863.
How foolish are tbe endeavors of parties
to introduce new remedies for coughs and
glndred complaints, whtm they should
know that the peoßl^wljllhayc_ j Dr ; _BulPs >
Tho Foliage of the Forest City
Draped with lee—The Beauty of
the Park Marred Considerable
The last week of 1880 will be remembered
by Bavannahians as the coldest on record
within the recollection of the “oldest in
habitant," and the weather generally as ex
traordinary. After three days of clear, bit
ter cold weather, there was a change in the
temperature, with indications of snow, sleet
or rain. Friday opened threatening, with
the thermometer at 7 o’clock marking 35,
but subsequently falling 2 degrees. During
the day, however, there was a very percep
tible moderation, and by 3 o’clock, it had
reached 42,and a slight drizzle set in. It took
another tumble towards dark, and at ten
o’clock bad droppsd below 35. The sleet,
which ln the meanwhile bad formed, was
falling fast, and the trees begau to glisten
ln their Icy covering under the feeble glare
of the street lamps. The sidewalks were
covered, and the pedestrian had to exercise
unusual care to avoid too sudden and for
cible contact with the bricks. Throughout
the night the sleet continued to form, and
proved too much for our semi-tropical trees
and shrubbery, which yielded to the un
usual weight of frozen water, and were bent
and broken. ' q
Never before ln the remembrance of any
one now living has such a sight been seen as
our streets and parks presented Saturday
morning. The foliage which a few days
since was a beautiful green was glistening
with ice, and Icicles several inches long were
had presented a transformation scene which
the most skilled artist could not reproduce,
and which defied description.’ It was a rare
spectacle, exciting admiration and surprise.
It is unfortuuate that the background
of this crystallized picture should be ruin
and disfigurement, but such is the case.
Forsyth Park, the pride of our com
munity, has been greatly damaged, and Mr.
Meves’, the keeper, states it wili be a long
time before It can be restored to the attrac
tive appearance It presented a few days
since. Large limbs were broken from the
tall pines,and stately oaks were snapped by
the ley hand of the Frost King, and marred
of their beautiful proportions. The cracking
of the limbs was heard for several blocks
off, and the graveled walks are strewn with
the ruln6. Policemen were stationed at the
Park gates to warn persons passing through
the Park of the danger from the fall of
limbs. The hedges of evergreens are pro
bably killed at the roots, and the wire rail
ings around tho flower beds have
beeu broken down by the fallen branches.
In Johnson square the palmettoes which
graced the corners of the Iron railing around
the monument are ruined, one having been
snapped in twain. It is thought if these
trees had not been so closely trimmed up,
they would have been able to resist the
Throughout the city on nearly every street
were seen huge branches covered with ici
cles lying on the sidewalks and ln the
gutters, and many small shade trees were
completely prostrated beneath their icy
The telephone aud telegraph wires pre
sented the novel eight of myriad strings of
icy beads.
Thirty years ago Savannah witnessed a
similar sight, though not on as great a
scale. Ou the 17th December. 1851, a cold
wave struck this section, and there were
two days of intense cold. On the 19:h
there was a heavy fall Of sleet and snow,
aud on the 20. h the trees were laden with
Ice, and the streets covered with snow,
which remained for several days. Consid
erable damage was then done to the shrub
■ Throughout the forenoon, and, Indeed,
the greater portion of the day, rain fell,
and the inevitable result followed. The
trees and shrubbery, the railings and fenc
ing were soon shorn of their crystallized
covering. The sidewalks were rendered in
a horrible condition, the rain having reduced
the sleet and Ice, and the result was abomi
nable slush. After dark there was a change
and the night was exceedingly unpleasant,
and was followed yesterday by another
freeze, though not as severe as that of Sat
urday. There were indications of rain, bu
none fell, and last night was damp and
cloudy, though the temperature was con
siderably milder. The signal report for to
day Indicates cloudiness, warmer weather,
with slight rise ln barometer.
The truck farmers ln the vicinity of the
the city have suffered heavily from this un
exampled weather, aud the Market Satur
day afternoon was almost bare of vegeta
bles. Indeed we have never seen a scantier
supply ln the Market, and many of the
stalls were not occupied at all. in
formed that all the peas which have been
planted early, and nad attained a good
growth, are killed. Cabbages and pota
toes are frost-bitten, and all vegetation has
been injured to some extent.
We also bear that cattle have suf
fered considerably from the intense cold,
though so far as we have learned there hat
been no fatality. For the first time in
many years there has been anxiety on the
part of owners to secure shelter for their
live 6toek, which heretofore have thriven
in the open fields. The 6heep particularly
are said to have suffered from the pitiless
weather, aud it has been found necessary to
house them.
magisterial Flection.
Tbe election for Magistrates and Consta
bles in four of the Militia districts ot the
city took place Saturday, and passed off
very quietly, although in each of the dis
tricts, considering the inclemency of the
weather, a very full vote was polled. In
the Second and Third districts there was
no opposition, and the present incumbents
were re-elected. Xq the First and Fourth
districts there was very lively competition
for the honors, and the respective candi
dates worked like beavers, and brought
out every available friend. The result was
as follows:
In the First district / L. Strickland
was elected Magistrate, T. A. Foltiard,
Frank McDermott as Constables.
Ia the Second district, Isaac Russell as
Magistrate, Henry VVetherhorn and J.
Read Mendel as Constables.
In the Third dfstrlc’, M. Frank Molina
as Magistrate, Lewis B. Endres and Julius
Kaufmann as Constables.
In the Fourth district, William H. Wood
house as Magistrate, R. H. Burke and
Charles H. Hernandez as Constables.
The following Is t ie official returns In the
First, Third and Fo xrth districts, the vote
in the Second, where there was no opposi
tion, not being received by us:
For Justice of the Face—
L. Btrick!aud 296
B. Smith 243
Geo. W. McCarthy (colored) 173
Win. D. Oliveira 116
A. B. Hazzard 48
For Constable—
Thos. A. FoUiard 50
Frank McDermott 322
Edward Lee 211
Richard Golden (colored) 129
James Adams (colored) 110
Thos. Beckman (colored) 161
Edward Lewis (colored) 147
The present incumbent, Magistrate
Bernard Smith, who has filled the position
for some years, it will be seen has been de
feated by fifty-three votes.
For Justice of the Face —
M. Frank Moiina 771
For Von stab 7 ci —
Lewis B Endres 769
Julius Kaufroann ..; 787
For Just'.ce of the Peace —
Wm. H. Woodhouse 653
Robert J. Wade ,274
Richard Stewart.., 31
For Constables—
R H. Bourke 638
Charles II Hernandez 443
James Sullivan 383
Joseph Simmons 61
Henry Baker 36
A Pine Pointer Capture* a New mas
Mr. Frank Bergman, the well known ste
vedore, informs us that Saturday morning
he had occasion to carry a sea Captain in his
buggy to the Central Railroad wharf on
business. While temporarily absent from his
buggy a fine yonng pointer dog took posses
sion of the vehicle and proceeded to make
himself comfortable, On his return he was
surprised to find the strange occupant of his
buggy aud invited him to leave, but the
animal, evidently satisfied with his quarters,
refused to vacate. After repeated efforts to
oust him without success, MP. Bergman
concluded to drive off with the dog, which
evinced his satisfaction in capturing anew
master by licking bis band. The pointer is
of good breed and a fine specimen. Tbe
owner can obtain him on application to Mr.
Bergman. _
A Drunken man Nearly Frozen to
Saturday night Policeman Maher found a
white man lying lu the street in an uncon
scious condltiou, exposed to the pitiless
peltlags of the cold rsin. The unfortunate
creature, when aroused, was found to be
so thoroughly drunk as utterly unable to
-give bis namt and was in an imbecile state
from drink and cold. He was carried to
the barracks, when it became apparent that
be was In a dangerous condition from tbe
cold. Lieutenant Sheftall, who was on
duty, summoned Dr. Bulloch to see him.
The proper attention was given him, and
about half-past tea o’clock last night he
was reported out of danger.
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Malt Bitters regu> te, purify, atreng' he
Record of Loetl Events ln 1880—
Interesting lor Reference.
We present this morning a chronological
record of the most Important local events,
as noted in the columns of the Moaning
News, during the first eix months of the
year 1880, which has just pasted away, and
will complete the record ln our next. It
will be valuable and Interesting for refer
ence :
1. Serious accident to Willie Starr; Presenta
tion to Col Thompson; John Taylor robbed
and badly wounded on the street; A colored
man found in the river with a gash in his neck;
Arrangements for reception of Gen. Grant;
Row near Old Fort Church; A negro severely
2. Arrival and reception of Gen. Grant.
3. Death of Capt. C. E. Whiting announced;
Courtesies paid to Gen. Grant.
4. Emile Tisbler accidentally kills himself;
Charles Glauder killed by the accidental dis
charge of his gun; Departure Grant party for
Florida; S&liie Gamgau makes two attempts to
commit suicide.
6. Appearance Bowers Thompson Combina
tion; Railroad Conference; Hood Relief Fund;
Central Railroad Directors elected; Death of
a. J. Reed, of Boston, on City of Bridgeton;
Death of Father Joseph Reiserer; Arrival Na
thaniel McKay, contractor, Philadelphia, to
ciuse Philbriek and Oakley's cuts.
7. Consummation of the Grand Railroad ’om
blnation from Bt. Louis to Savannah; Heavy
advance in Central Railroad stocks.
8. Election of cicy officers; Anniversary sup
per Metropolitans; Arrest of Lewis Jones, es
caped convict: Election Directors Tybee im
provement Company: First appearance Agnes
Herndon; Election non-commissiouod officers
Republican Blues.
9. Prize drill German Volunteers; Atlanta.
Augusta and Savannah on the railroad combi
nation; Supreme Court decision in Rose case.
12. Fire corner Jefferson and St. Julian, J.
Price’s clothing store; S. Herman's furniture
store, corner President and Jefferson, fired;
Wm. Fuller and Jim Black shot by John Wil
liams: Map of the new Great Western and
Southern route; Savannah asked to take part
in4o:h anniversary Penny Postage system;
Appeal for assistance from Ireland.
13. rojected establishment of self raising
flour mill and now rice mill; Drowning of a deck
hand of the David Clark off Wilmington Island;
Argument before Judge Woods on objections
to master's reports in Gulf Railroad cases;
Presentation of “The Three Pears” by amt
tears; Important ejectment suits; Serious ac
cident to tians Cornelinsen, of tlie Norwegian
bark Ruth, in Tybee Roads; heavy fogs.
14. Presentation to Wm. Garrard, W. M.
Ancient Landmark; Arrest of E. B. Sinclair
and H. C. Lamont, on steamer Appold, runa
way boys; Decision Jftffge Woods against
laborers' liens Gulf Railroad and sustaining re
port of attorneys’ fees; Prizes offered public
school pupils for essays on “Duty of Kindness
to Animals;” A. R. Cogswell, runaway college
student from Boston, telegraphed for; Arrival
of Paul Boyton; Death of Haas Cornelinsen,
Norwegian sailor; Visit of Dr. P. H. Bailherche,
of the National Board of Health.
15. Public installation cf officers of Golden
Rule Lodge; First appearance of Buffalo Bill;
Piesentation to H. G. Everitt; Death of Lizzie
Lowe, aged 103; Permanent organization of
Savannah Temperance Reform Club; Decree
ordering sale of Savannah and Charleston
Railroad; Interview with Colonel Cole.
18 Departure of John \V. Drew; A talk with
Colonel Waaley on railroad combination.
17. The rice sloop fleet sunk by collision in
the river; Death of Slajor T. A. Burke; Death
of George Robertson. Sr.; Sudden death
ot Thomas Jackson, colored; Drowning of
Jo eph Coulter; A ent for Jasper Monumental
Association appointed to vi -it different cities;
Cavanaugh’B bakery burned.
19. John McCullough’s first appearance;
Arrival of the new schooner B. W. Morse; Is
cPement in Central stock: Failure of tne di
rectors of r ashvillo and Chattanooga Rail
road to meet; Arrival of tbe Chime Hippo
drome horses.
20. Excitement in Central stock; Celebration
Lee’s birthday; Presentation of flag to the
Chatham’s; description of steamer Florida;
Eugene Angel accidenially shot.
21. Destruction of Alderman Montmollin’s
residence; Banquet at Screven House to Grand
Lodge I. O. B. R.; Meeting of Grand Lodge
B’nni Brith; Opening race day.
22. Decision m cases of Small and Johnson;
Grand Lodge No. 51. O. B. B. ball; Election
officers Grand Lodge; Joe Jefferson’s appear
anoce; Organization Amateur Press As3oc a
23. Fatal “duel” between Tom Clarke and
Charles Houston, negroes; Diana Blair, col
ored, ki Is her child by nil flake in giving medi
cine; George Tison accidentally shot by Cap
tain Gcurney; Departure of representatives to
Grand Lodge B’nai Brith.
24. Faughballagh wins another trot.
£6. Anniversary Port Societ v.
27. Mayor’s annual report; Duprez <£ Bene
dict's Minstrels at the Theatre.
28. Cotton factory improvements; Presenta
tion to the Bartows and Foreman Franklin;
Lively stock market; Body of William Marn,
sailor on ship Alexandra, recovered; Adam
Bliley found dead in the road; Henry McAl
pic.’s house, at Burnside, destroyed by fire.
29. Two runaways from Wadesboro, N. C.;
John Johnson sentenced to be hung; Letter
from Hon. M P. O’Connor about Freed men’s
Bank swindle.
30. Prize drill Cadets, F. W. Dasher winner;
Tboaias McDermott killed on Central Railroad.
31. Attempt to assassinate Rev. John Nisbet.
I. Robbery of Blois’ house at Isle of Hope;
a strange story of murder on Ed is to Island;
death of Capt. A. F. Bennett and John H.
Friel: Abram Brown killed at the Rice Mill.
3 Suicide of Chas E. Willis; Sudden death
of John Graham,colored; Oglethorpe Barracks;
Burned cotton picked up at sea, supposed to
be part of cargo City of Macon.
4. Fire on City of Macon at sea; death of Mrs.
Jane Pollard.
5. Coastline Railroad—proposition to seo
oud mortgage bondholders; new rules for po
lice force; 0. II Olmstead’s house robbed;busi
ness meeting in reference to the new post
6. Milton B. Lingg killed in his saluon.
7. Escape of Wyatt H. Harper from the bar
racks; inquest M. B. Lingg; Louise Pomeroy’s
. Mary Howard, colored chiid, burned to
death; Horrible murder st Jenks’ Bridge, Bry
an county; Monument to John J. Kelly.
9. Arrest of alleged Bryan county murderers;
Verdict in Lingg murder case; Frederick
Paulding’s first appearance as Hamlet; Skating
carnival; Sudden death of Adam Andrews;
Young girl rescued from evil.
11. Carnival ball; Lady of Lyons by K M. P.
I. Social Club; Colored convention; Appear
ance of Milton Noble.
18. Anniversary address by Capt. Failigant
before Georgia Historical (Society: Big rail
road combinaMon of Louisville and Nashville;
Steamer H. B. Plant sa led for Savannah.
14. Irish relief mass meeting—appointment
of committees; Death of Chas. E. Ryan and
Thos. Feeley.
16 Death of Dr. Easton Yonge; Emily
Golding, colored, charged with infanticide; Po
liceman Power’s eaee; Arrival of the steamer
Florida; Contributions to the Irish relief com
17. The st aimer Florida's trip from Pitts
burg to Savannah; Central Railroad directors
on tbe tripartite arrangement.
18. Steamer St. John's experiments with the
electric Ushfc; Funeral of Dr. Yonge.
19. Debate on the police regulations: Stocks
advancing; Presentation of flag to the Guards.
20. Grand jury presentments: Light ln the
Exchange building ; Address of Parnell and
Dillon; Accidental drowning of Monroe Cole
21. Eva Mongiu drowned in a well.
23. Decisions important by the Ordinary.
24. Savannah celebration of the 22d; The
“City of Augusta;” Arrival of the steamer H.
B Plant.
25. Organization of Jasper Council No. 10,
Home Circle; First shipment from Cincinnati
to Savannah; Departure steamer Florida on
her first trip to Florida.
26. Attempted assassination of Capt. J. D.
Meyuardie; Dea.h of fchtMdon W. Wight.
1. Attempted suicide of a lady; Presentation
to Miss Nellie Even tt.
2. First appearance of the English Opera
Troupe; Roger Coyne found dying on the
8. Sinking of steamer Carrie; Recovery of
Isa ah Haygood’s body.
4. Organization of the Planters’ Rice Mill
CompDy;C’ol O. R Strot her appointed Deputy
United States Marshal.
5. Way cross and Florida Railroad Company’s
meeting; Revival at Trinity Church: Railway
Commission schedule; “City of Worcester ’
palace car excursion party.
6. The g&uae of 15-13-14 introduced in Savan
8 Capt. Boy ton's exhibition; First shipment
of jute to St. Louis; Anew passenger and
freight schedule; Petition to Governor for
pardon of Small.
10. Banquet by Ford Amateurs to John TANARUS,
Ford; Grand exhibition of Paul Boyton; Ap
pearance of Louise Clarke.
It. Tybee main lignt; Revival at Trinity
12. Institution State Council Royal Arcanum;
Fire in Lyons’ Block; Assassination of Solomon
Woodfleld in Madison county, Fla.
13. Poisoning of Isaiah Withers at Montieth;
Sale of the Tybee. Telegraph Company.
15. Royal Arcanum banquet.
16. Departure of Savannah delegation for
17. Boy ton’s exhibition at the Schuetzen
18. Repeal of the “new” poiice ordinance;
Death of E A. Sonllard; Election by Georgia
Hussars; The Oglethorpe barracks as a hos
pital protested against; Parade of Jasper
19. The schooner White Wing missing; Ac
cident to Alfred Haywood.
20. Relics of the war found in Confederate
22. Death of A. W. Silva.
23. Austin Dudley killed at Bryan County
C. H.; Arrest of Wm. Henderson for assault
on Captain J. D. Meynardie; Return of Cincin
nati excursionists.
24. Commencement of Savannah Medical
25. New short line and rail route to Florida;
Presentation by Everett Family to E. M. P. I.
26. Heavy rise in the river.
27. Death of Mrs. Josephine B. Mclntyre.
29. The railroad situation; Easter festival
at Christ and Lutheran Church Sunday
schools; Return of Captain C. A. H. Uinbach;
Election of officers S., F. & W. R’y.
30. Railroad conference; Henry Lang fired
at in his house: Action of medical fraternity
regarding the National Bt ard of Health.
1. Easter festival of Bt. John's Sunday
school; Mass meeting of black men; Attempted
felonious assault; w. 11. Artson fatally in
jured. -i 1,, |„|| Min,,,
1. Death of Edward Coyne and Patrick Mur
phy; Election Directors Waycross and Florida
8. Arrival of President and Directors L. &
N. Railroad ; Conn Sullivan badly beaten:
Herman Fischer and Chas. Humbert arrested
on Mflegram from Charleston for robbing 4. N.
Blsehoff; Death of Mrs. Horace A. Crane ;
Close of Dr. Eockwton s lectures.
5. Heavy hail storm; Discussion by Dr. Falli
gant and Dr. Thomas as regarding National
Board of Health ; Excursion of railroad mag
nates; Capture of Horace Sheats, charged
with criminal assault on Mary Reilly at Beau
fort; Death of Mrs. Dr. A. Fowler, of Albany.
N. Y., at Pulaski House ; Confirmation at
Christ Church.
6. A talk with President Newoomp —the
differences adjusted? Excursion from Augusta;
Marriget-F. H. Maltlani-Dcugall and Miss
Bessie Hopkins.
7. L. 4 N. Railroad officers off for Atlanta;
Arrival of Ggn. Jno. M. Cuyler; Excursion
Eutaw Club of Augusta.
10. Rescue of B. Kayt-on and negro by
steamer Florida on Cumberland Island: Ap
pointment of committee to entertain Cincin
nati excursion; Return of Augusta excursion
from Florida.
13. Ford Amateurs tender a complimentary
benefit to Miss Bell Mackenzie; Letter of the
Supreme Regent Royal Arcanum; Organisa
tion of the Savannah Stock Exchange; Porter
Coomhe, sailor on the schooner Fannie Butler,
lost afwea; James Barns arrested for assault
at Doboy.
13. Mrs. Scott-Siddons’ first appearance;
Organization of the Georgia Steam Fire En
gine Company; Sadden death of March Bow
14. Mass meeting of Republicans; Novel in
vention by Patrick Dillon; White Bluff Or
15. Stella Lee Hull killed while out riding.
16. Meeting of the Young Men s Christian
Association State Convention; Anniversary
Shooting of the Savannah Rifle Association.
19. Cincinnati excursion; Baptist Sunday
school celebration; Death of Mrs Harriet
Guerard; Wm S. Nichols' residence robbed;
Mortgage of 88,000 on Wesley Monumental
Church lifted; Campbell Westmoreland drown
ed while swimming in the canal; Chloe Ruth
erford died from starvation; Closing Conven
tion of the Y. M. C. A.
to. Arrival of the Cincinnati excursionists;
Trip down the river; D. L. Roberta' and 8. P.
Hamilton’s houses robbed; Grand jury pre
21. Opening of the Schuetzenfest; Excur
sion of Cincinnati visitors down the river and
ball at night; Delegates to the Baptist Conven
tion ; The H. B. Plant secured for the Tybee
22. Annual meeting of the Louise King As
s --ciatiou; Military contest at the Schuetzen
rest. Cadets victorious; Departure of the West
ern excursionists; Arrival of a Spanish cor
-23. Baptist State Convention; Close of the
Schuetzenfest: Betbesda celebration; Address
by Governor Colquitt.
26. Sesdon Grand Lodge Knights of Honor;
Serious accident to Thos. McDermott; Import
ant meeting Ladies' Memorial Associstion.
27. Proceedings of Memorial Day; Henry Sol
omon severely cut by S. Solomon; Odd Fel
lows celebration; Adjournment of Baptist State
28. Terrible disaster at Torrent's mills.
22. Death of G. Dasher at Effingham; Blues
prize drill, Serei. C. W. Lufburrow victor.
30. Eli zabetnqVilliams found dead in a house.
10. Memphis Jennings, colored, killed in a
saloon by James E. Whiteman; Death of Capt.
J. K. Richardson.
11, Death of T. H. Lyon; Ressurrection of
Capt. Bohannon, of the schooner A. Denike,
reported lost; Arrest of Conductor J. A. Trap
hagen as a suspicious character.
13. Fifty-eighth anniversary Trinity Sunday
school; Wm. Small pardoned; Ths proposed
railroad by Lumber men.
13. Annual meeting Y. M. C. A.; Wesley
Monumental Sunday school celebration; New
steamer for the Savannah river.
15. Albert Youngblood drowned from a flat
boat; Mouuments erected to John btoddard
and George B. Cumming; The Wave wins the
race at Brunswick.
17. Thos. Dasher fails dead on the street;
Confirmation ceremony at Synagogue: Loss
of the Spanish bark Elorra; Sudden death
of J. D. Williak.
18. Attempted assassination of H. Y. Ferrell.
20. Cadets picnic; Shipments of vegetables
21. Anniversary celebration Youths’ Histori
cal Society.
24. Miss McGuire choked by negroes: J. C.
F.oberts’ house robbed; M. B. Graut adjudged
a lunatic; Death of J. S. Sturtevant in
New York; Death of Colonel T. S. Hardee in
New Orleans.
25. Hearing in M. B. Grant’s case.
26. Sale of city wharf lots to the Oeean
Steamship Company; Mallette’s complimen
tarv concert,
27. Oglethorpe’s picnic; Dead infant found
in Gaston street lane.
28. Death J. E. Gaudry; Regatta at Isle of
Hope; Closing exercises of Beach Institute;
Important ejectment cases against Central
Cotton Press.
31. Negro boy run over at Montgomery.
Presentation by Tybee Temperance Club to
Mrs. Chas. Green.
3. Important action of Central Railroad di
rectors; Cyrus Jackson, colored, seriously in
jured by fall through hatchway; Reception by
Superintendent Baker of Peabody medals;
Sudden death of .1. M. Bergent: Jack Wilson,
supposed escaped convict, captured while sell
ing stolen clothes.
4 Democratic mass meeting; Election of
delegates to convention at Atlanta to e'ect
Pres dontial delegates.
5. Steamer Carrie placed on marine way.
7. Sudden death of George C. Hearing; Pa
rade of Savannah Fire Department.
9 Excitement, over Republican nomination
at Chicago; .Jane Simms drowned in the Ogee
chee; Death of W. E. White.
13. Meeting of directors of the Florida and
Waycross Railroad; Inspection of the drainage
system; Arrival of excursionists from Atlanta.
16. Narrow escape of Ui>s and
brother from drowning at Tybee wharf; Capt.
Geo. A. Mercer elected Chairman Democratic
Executive Committee.
17. Death of F. W. Ccrnwell; Chas. Oding
falls dead at Isle of Hope.
13. Military contest at Battery Park; Work
„to commence on the Florida Short Line;
Death of Mrs. Mary Kyan.
19. Destructive lire on Arnold street; Burn
ing of railroad bridge over Savannah river;
Little giil bitten by a pet monkey; Prize drill
Cos. B, Guards; Fire in Cassels’ wood yard.
20. Serious accident on junction branch;
Electric light on City of Columbus.
22. W’ork commenced on Wayerosj and
Florida Railroad; Anthony Brown accidentally
shoots Bob Jones with air rifle; Commence
ment exercises of Academy St. Vincent de
Paul; Death of Miss Addie Cox.
21. Savannah yachtmen start on a cruise;
Boy drowned at Jones’ ship yard.
25. Pib Nono College commencement; Sud
den death of C. P. Landershine; The drowning
of Jos. Jackeon accidental.
26. High senool commencement; John Jack
son killed while stealing a cow; Savannah
“booms’' for Hancock.
27. Chronicles of the yacht cruise; Corres
pondence regarding steamship City of Au
gusta; Kaikes’ centennial at TBaptist Sunday
school; Death and funeral of Nicholas Geil.
29. Trial of steam flat on the Ogeechee canal;
Sad accident on the Savannah. Florida and
Western Railroad—boy fatally injured; Or
ganization of the Executive Committee.
30. Arrest of W. A. Glover for murder in
0.-ala; Grand jury presentments; Examina
tion White Bluff Orphanage; Death of James
A. Gray.
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A. Quiet Family Hotel, Noted for Ita
Comfortable Rooms and the Ex
cellence of Its Table.
Miss Spragins, New York; M F Baker. Fay
etteville, N C; David FJynn, Jesup; L W Butler,
Mrs L W Butler and child, New Yorx; J Mc-
Carty, Augusta; B E Elwoode, Valdosta; Capt
Dixon, Philadelphia: John Hyman, New York;
Prof Lux, Mrs Lux, Jacksonville; Capt J D
Meynardie, Jesup; T WjGarwood, Midville;S
Mayor, A Mayer. Balnbridge; Col P B Moricg.
Swalnsboro; R R Taylor, Summerville, NJ;
Mrs Chas H Winston, Richmond; Elias Reed
son, Betenbury; F Craig, New York; Joe Kiel
Georgia; W K Burbridge, Charleston; E E
Simpson, J R Einstein, Georgia; B C Thomp
son, Jr, Perry’s Mills; Captain Dixon, Bos
ton. Mass; W Johnson, South Caro
lina; Peter Clifton, Perry’s Mil's;
O G Lanier. Hardeeville; S P Smith, Perry’s
Mills; E W Cood. W L Henderson, W A Har
mon, Ga; R B GarwiD, Marietta: A. E Water
man, Baltimore; Mrs WW Catkins, Washing
ton; Miss Catkins. Washington; J Martin. Ga:
S E Moss, Charleston; C H King, N Y; W H
Hardin, Detroit; W T J Travis, Senoia: John
Pinkston, Jones’Mills; A J Sasser, Senoia; W
P McCrary, Haralson; John J Hussej\ Jas H
Kink, Jno J Davis, Forsyth; Walter B Miles,
“Jolly Pathfinders;” Frank Graham, N Y; J
Baggs, Camilla:; Ja3 Hyland, N Y; D B Mc-
Kenna. 8 T McKenna, Tarboro. Georgia;
J S Frink, Jasper, Fla; A A Lary, New York;
O Fields, Marlow, Ga; 8 B Turner, W H Brown,
L L Evans, Herndon; Macon Warther, War
ther; Miss M L Faulk, Twiggs county; Miss M
W Taylor, Miss Blanche Taylor, Monroe; A 8
Sparks, Sandersvllle; M W Caldwell. Dr J M
Knight, Louisville; Lawdon Kelly. Ga; T
Hall. Davisboro; C T Belt, Midville; T L
Brown, E T Twittle, Louisville; Judge A E
Tarver, Master Andrew Pugsly, Master Robbie
Pugs y, Master Albert Pugsly. Master John
Tarver, Bartow; B H Worrll, John D Gunn,
Geo McDonald, Cuthbert; Virgil Burns Geor
gia; Dr C Baler, Mrs E P Mitchell. Philadel
phia; RI Boyd, Louisville; O 8 Holden, New
York; it D Wood, 8 F Hunt, Tennille; Captain
Elias White, bark Florence Chipmin; M 8 Sol
omon, Georgia: M 8 Gullersome, Cincinnati,
Special Inducements.
Will close the balance of my assortment
of Berlin Cloaks and Dolmans at reduced
prices in order to close the entire lot. A
complete assortment of Black Cashmere*,
from 50 cents tp $1 ?i> per yard; Black
Brocaded Silks, from $1 to $3 per yard;
Hoigery for ladies and children, the best
French and English brands; Corsets, Kid
Gloves, Lace and Mlk Scarfs, Silk Hand
kerchiefs. In the millinery department
the balance of Felt, Plush, Fur, Beaver
and Velvet Hats and Bonnets, trimmed and
untrimmed, will be{offered at the lowest
prices. Cali and secure bargains.
H. C. Houston.
Jar-3 tf 141 Congress street.
Beason’a Capclue Porous Plaster
Is a remarkable article.
Is applied just in the region of the pain;
Where it gives prompt relief
Aud cures quickly.
It cures Lame Back,
It cure? Rheumatism.
Specially recommended for Coughs,
Whooping Cough and Lung troubles.
It strengthens weak muscles.
It cures Spinal and Kidney complaints.
It is far superior to all other plasters and
all similar remedies ever devised.
Avoid worthless imitations having similar
sounding names; take nothing but the
genuine, and you will not be disappointed.
Sold by all druggists. Price 25 cents.
The first step in the New Year is to your
druggist and get a bottle of Ketffer’s Peru
vian Cure, and always keep it in your house.
It never fails to cure chills and fever. Dean
Newman says every young man should keep
a bottle in his library. janl-tf
Children's and Ladies’ Stiff Bata
And Fancy Caps, new shapes, at LaFar’s.
decS tf
Gents’ New Style Stitt Hit’,
And the “Broadway style” in Silk at
Far’s. ' decS-tl
■ *—♦—<
Starts— Beautiful Scarify
AH shapes, and Kid gloves, ail shades, at
LaFar’y. decS-tf
This being the season for doing good, etc.,
go to vour druggist and get a bottle of Keif-
Alum Bakins Ponders la Court-
Intcresiling Testimony of Scientific
Within the past two years a bitter contro
versy ha* been waged between manufactur
ers, on account of the use of alum as a cheap
substitute for Cream of Tartar, by many
manufacturers of baking powde.i. The
handsome profits yielded by using the sub
stitute have induced dealers as well as manu
facturers to push them into the hands of
consumers, sometimes under definite brands,
frequently by weighing out in bulk without
any-distinguishing name.
Are such powders wholesome? The Royal
Baking Powder Cos., who make a Creim of
Tartar baking powder, declared that they
are Injurious to the public health, while
others who make alum powders claim that
they are not. The whole matter as to the
effects of these alum powders, has finally
been brought Into the courts, and the case
was tried i j the Superior Court of New
York city before Chief Justice Sedgwick,
reported substantially as follows lathe New
York Sun:
The sutt of Dr. Henry A. Mott against
Jabez Burns has brought to light the fact
that this country produces at least forty
two different kinds of baking powders.
Neither Bums nor Mott has been found
gull tv of making the baking powders, but
Burns, who is the editor of a periodical
called the Spice Mill, has been severely
mulcted for libel In his efforts to, make his
paper spicy. Dr. Mott, it appears, is a
chemlct, and at one time was employed by
the United States Government to analyze
different specimens of baking powder which
had been recommended for adoption to the
Indian Bureau. Dr. Mott reporteu in favor
of the cream tartar baking powders for the
Indians, and against the alum baking pow
ders. Tne chemist analyzed forty-tvs©
kinds of baking powders.
The jury were out about half an hour.
Then they came In with a verdict awarding
Dr. Mott #B,OOO, to which the Court made
an additional allowance of $150.”
As the public have a large interest in the
wholesomeness of whatever it is called upon
to use as food, the following extracts are
introduced from the testimony of some of
the prominent men as to the injurious ef
fects of alum powders.
Dr. Mott:
Q. Were you employed by the U. 8. Gov
ernment ?
A. I was, sir; was employed as chemist,
to analyze all the articles of food; to express
an opinion as to the analysis of their health
fulness and purity.
Q. Please tell the juty the Baking Pow
ders that you examiued while in the em
ploy of the Government ?
A. It would be difficult to remember
them all: 1 could refer to my books; I ex
amined twenty eight powders; was given
sixteen at first.
By the Court :
Give yoar best recollection.
Q. And one of the powders included was
“Dooley’s Baking Powder ?”
A. Yes, sir.
Q. Aud the “Cbarm ?”
A. Yes, sir; the “Charm” and “Pa
Q. The Baking Powder made by C. E.
Andrews, of Milwaukee—did you analj ze
that ?
A. I did.
Q. Please state in which powders you
found alum?
A. I found aium in Dooley’s, “Patapsco,”
“Charm,” “Vienna,” “Orient,”‘‘Amazon,”
“Lake Side,” “Twin Sisters,” Superlative,”
“Kiug,” “White Lily,” Monarch,” “Ooe
Spoon,” “Regal,” “Imperial,” “Honest,”
“Econofiical.” “Excelsior,” “Chartres,”
“Grant’s,” “Giant,” and the “Queen.”
Q. Now, these powders mentioned in
your communication in the Scientific Ameri
can—“ Dooley’s,” “Standard,” “Patapsco,”
“Charm” —Baking Powder manufactured
by C. E Andrews, of Milwaukee, you stated
you found burnt alum; if you will please
name the respective powder that you have
examined —was it potash or ammonia alum,
you found?
A. In the “Patapsco,” “Charm,” and
in the Andrews, it was ammonia alum.
Q. What is the gas usually furnished by
Baking Powders ?
A. The object of Baking Powders is to
furnish carbonic acid gas.
Q. Will you state to me again what other
gas beside carbonic acid gas is proper to
be evolved from a baking powder?
A. A limited amount of ammonia gas.
Q I notice in your article that you say
starch is a proper iugredient to put in a
baking powder?
A. Starch is a proper ingredient to pre
vent the decomposition of baking powders.
Q. Recurring to the question that has
been asked you upon this suit—the result
of these examinations which you have
made—is it your opinion that alum In theee
various compounds, in Baking Powders,
such as you have examined, is injurious?
A. It is my opinion, based upon actual
experiments on living animals.
Charles F. Chandler, called on behalf of
the plantiff, being duly sworn, testified as
Q. Dr. Chandler, you reside In the city of
New York ?
A. I do.
Q. Your business Is that of a chemist ?
A. It is.
Q. You are and have been Professor of
Chemistry In several colleges ?
A. I have.
Q. Please state how loDg that employ
ment of yourself has been, and with what
colleges you are now connected ?
A. I am at present Psofe*6or of Chemistry
in the Academic Department of Columbia
College; the Bchool ef Mines, Columbia
College; the New York College of Phy
sicians and Surgeons, and the New York
College of Pharmacy.
Q. You are President also, of the Board
of Health, are you not ?
A. lam.
Q. In your various employments, have
you had frequent occasion to examine the
question of the wbolesomeness of food, and
the beneficial or injurious effects of Its in
gredients *
A. I have.
Q. I will ask you in regard to the use of
alum with soda, In a baking powder,
whether or not it Is neutralized —Is there any
injurious constituent of alum left?
A. There is an Injurious constituent left
after the mixture of alum and bi-carbonate
of soda.
Q. Without using any nicety of chemical
terms, v.-hat is your opinion about the use of
ammonia alum in a baking powder, in com
bination with bi-carbonate soda and other in
gredients, for raising bread—whether inju
rious or not?
A. I think it 1s dangerous to the digestive
organs, and liable to produce serious dis
turbance of the liver of the Individual mak
ing use of such powders.
Hbnkt Morton, President of “Stevens In
stitute,” called in behalf of the plaintiff,
being duly sworn, testified as follows:
Q. You are President of the Stevens In
A. I am.
Q. And Lave for many years been a chem
A. I have.
Q. Have you had occasion to examine the
substances which are used in the composi
tion of Baking Powders?
A. I have.
Q. Did you, some time ago, examine a
sample of Dooley’s Baking Powder?
A. 1 did.
! LQ- Is that it, sir? [handing canl.!
A. Yes, sir; that is it.
Q. Well, what kind of alum did It con
A. It contained potash alum.
Q Did you make any extract of that
alum, to show the kind?
A. I did; I extracted a large quantity of
it as potash alum, and it Is in that bottle
which I have now here (showing bottle);
that is potash alum which came out of the
alum Baking Powder that was in that can.
Plaintiff’s Counsel offers said can of Doo
ley’s Baking Powder in evidence.
Q. Now, sir, have you made any experi
ment in the bread made from Baking Pow
der to see whether there was any solubis
alumina in the bread itself ?
A. I have; I took a portion of this pow
der &Gd mixed it with flour in the directed
proportions, and baked a small loaf with it;
then I soaked this loar—the interior part of
it—in cold water, and made an extract, in
which 1 readily detected, by the usual tests,
is, alumina in a soluble condi
q. Does any Baking Powder in which any
alumina salts enter contain alnmins, in
your opinion, which can be absorbed in the
process of digestion—are not such objec
tionable ?
A. Very decidedly objectionable, in my
Q. Why do you say—from what system of
reasoning do you make it out—that because
alnm is injurious, alumina is injurious ?
A. Because the injurious effects of alu
mina, when it gets into the stomach and re
acts on the organs, a;e the same; this hy
drate of aluming meets in the stomach the
gastric juices, and reacts with them the
same as alum would; it forms, in fact, a
kind of alum in the stomach with those
whatever alum would do, it woul<J
Dr. Samuel W. Johnson, Professor of Chem
istry, In the Scientific School, Yale Col
lege, being duly sworn, testified as fol
Q. You have had much to do in the ex
amtnation of substances that enter into
food; and the adulteration of food ?
A. More or less; yes, sir.
q. After the use of alum vyith soda, in a
baking powder. !.p your dpiulou, is there any
Injurious substance left ?
4- In my opinion, therq js w injurious
substance left,
Q. What, sir, tw o years ago, was the pre
vailing opinion among scientific men as to
the effect of the use of alum In Baking
Powders ?
A. As far as my acquaintance with scien
tific men is concerned, my personal opinion
is derived from my investigation and from
reading; I should think the opinion was
q. Do I understand you to eay that any
baking powder in which there are aluminous
salts, or any resultant from aium which
could be absorbed In digestion, is objec
tionable and injurious?
A. Extremity *O,
Prof. Joseph H. Raymond called, sworn
and testified as follows:
q. Would you be good enough to 6tate
your profession?
A. I am a physician, sir, and a Professor
of Physiology.
Q. You also were, and have been for some
time, Sanitary Superintendent in Brooklyn—
is not that so?
A. I have, sir,
q. Now, sir, I will ask you your opinion,
from this experience, whether the use of
alum with soda, in a baking powder, is
injurious or not, In !*s physiological ef
A. I consider it to be dangerous.
Q. You examined this question tor the
Board of Health in Brooklyn, some years
ago, did you not?
A. Two years ago, sir, in December.
By! he Court ;
q. What was the result of your investiga
tion as to the use of aium lu Biking Pow
der ?
A. The result of my investigation at that
time, was this: that the changes which took
place betweeu the time that aium baking
powder was put in the bread, and the time
the bread was eaten, the chenlica! changes
were so little understood by chemists, that
as a physician and physiologist, I considered
it a dangerous experiment.
Dr. Mott, the Government chemist, in h*s
review of the subject in the Scientific Ameri
can, makes special mention of having an
alyzed the Royal Baking Powder, and found
it composed of pure and wholesome materi
als. lie also advises the public to avoid
purchasing baking powders as sold loose or
in bulk, as he found by analysis of many
samples that the worst adulterations are
practiced in this form. The label and trade
mark of a well known and responsible man
ufacturer, he adds, is the best protection
the public can have. jan3-lt
Fashion Notes.
The open sleeve is revived for house wear.
Dresses are trimmed half a yard deep with
Half-high shoes are much worn in the
Long black lace scarfs are worn on the
Hawthorne blossoms are favorite corsage
Seal-skin turbans are among the novelties
of the season.
The fashion of dressing the neck very
high is revived.
Triple ruches of black lace have made
their appearance.
The envelope shape muff is worn with
nearly all opera toilets.
Plush is said to make a good background
for mottoes in evergreens.
Wild roses are painted upon white satin
cap crowns for opera wear.
The loDg, graceful banging sleeve, or one
of shirred lace, is becoming.
Tints of water-green and pale gold com
bine in the “water lilly” pattern.
Gold lace is much worn, but unless real
and the gold 11 ae, it is not desirable.
Amber, crimson and gold have almost
taken the place of white tor evening wear.
A fawn-colored cashmere dress has car
nations embroidered upon cuffs, collar aud
The latest scarf pin is a candlestick, con
taining a white enamel candle with a dia
mond flame.
Open sleeves, cut longer on the back than
on the inside, are turned up aud faced with
a contrasting color.
The small feather bonnets give brilliant
changing effects of amber and dull red,
bronze and old blue.
Muffs of feathers are sometimes strewn
with tiny bows in a fashion which is rather
striking than pretty.
Silk neck handkerchiefs have disappeared
to the inside of dresses, instead of being
worn three-cornered outside.
Novelties In Scarf Plus.
The Lucky Pig, Cameos, Zanturs, etc., all
of the latest in rolled plate goods, at LaFar’s.
The remedy that will cure the many dis
eases peculiar to women is Warner’s Safe
Kidney and Liver Cure. — Mother's Manurin'>
English Driving Glove*,
Embroidered Backs and fine Kids, at La-
Far’s. decß-tf
New Collar*, Stylish ifl*,
For the Holidays, at LaF&r’s. decß-tf
Gossamer Silk Itnbber Coats,
Anew assortment, with Legglss aud Hate
to match, at LaFar’s. decß tf
New Smoking and Opera Hats,
And the “Cigarette,” all sizes In stock
now, at LaFar’s. decß-tf
Mumm Is the Word.
The latest Hat out * v<> “Bricks” In it.
Sold by LaFar. decß-tf
For County Treasurer.
To the Voters of Chatham County:
I am a candidate for re-election to the office
of County Treasurer, and respectfully solicit
your support. JOHN WILLIAMBON.
For Ordinary.
Fellow Citizens: I beg leave to announce
that I am acandidate for Ordinary of Chatham
County at the election to bu held in Janua ;
next, and respectfully solicit your support.
Fellow-Cltlzeos of Chatham County.
I am a candidate for re-election to the office
of Ordinary for this county, and respectfully
ask your votes and influence.
dec6-N&Telti JNO, O. FERRILL.
To the Voters of Chatham County.
I am a candidate for re-election to the office
of Tax Collector, and respectfully so’icit your
support at the election to be held for county
officers on January sth.
Receiver of Tax Returns.
I respectfully announce myself cs a candi
date for the office of Receiver of Tax Returns,
and earnestly solicit the suffrages of my fellow
citizens at the election to be held on WEDNES
DAY, January sth, 1881.
aafl Mitt.
Between Whitaker and Barnard, next to Jno.
A. Douglass.
4 100 BAGS COFFEE per “Bams.” Di
tOid rect from Rio de Jabeiro. Land
ing and for sale by
yafhittfttj, fit,
Car. West Broad and Indian Streets,
Machinery, Boilers, Etc.
deegr tf
At Butler’s Drug Emporium
CAN be found a full line of WHITMAN’S
auction r m\ts fa-fag.
We have received instructions from Messrs.
Hertz - Art Gallery, of Broadway, New York!
by telegram an fo lows: “Every picture must
be closed out and sold before the sth instant,
no matter whtt the sacrifice.”
We will, therefore, dispose of during THIS
DAY and TO-NIGHT at 7:80 o'clock
At store corner of Bull and York street t*n
No reserve. jan3-lt
gltufioti future Itotfg,
On TUESDAY, the 4tU January, 1881, before
the Court House,
Lot No. 5, the northeasterly quarter of lot ?
No. 10 Piacertice tract. ThLs lot contains 15 3-13 |
acres, more or less, with improvements, two- ?
thirds cleared, within three miles of the city, i
aud convenient to Thunderbolt. There is a v
good road leading to it and all the land in this -
direction is tming rapidly taken up and bulk 1
upon. The land is between John Asendorf and ,
Mr. Gardner's, and convenient to Dr. Roy all's
net? residence.
A farm off the White Bluff road containing
29 acres, more or less, with a good substantial
dwelling, suitable for a respectable family, and
quite recently erected. Plat can be seen.
Three acres of Fine Garden Land, in good
cultivation, on Lover’s lane. jana-lt
V. 11. DORSIiTT, Auctioneer,
W ill sell at the Court House, on TUESDAY,
January 4th,
A well-buiit, comfortable DWELLING, on
the north side of Duffy street, between Aber
corn and Lincoln streets. The house has flvs
rooms, besides the kitchen in the wing, is near
the line of street cars, and is a desirable hums
for a small family. Lot 26L> by 106 feet, mors
or less. Terms cash. c!ec29,31,jan3&4
pgal gottos.
CH ARLES H, SHEFTaLL has applied to
me for Exemption cf Personalty, arid 1 will
pass upon the same on the THIRD DAY OK
JANUARY, 1881, at 10 o'clock a, m., at my
Tins Deckmbkr 10th, 1880.
decll&jan3 Ordinary C. (X
leant £nUs.
GEORGIA. Mclntosh County.—Under and
by virtue of a decree rendered at the
November Term, 1830, of the Superior
Court of Mclntosh Countv, by the Hon
orable William B. Fleming, Judge of
of said court, in the case of J,. B. DAVIS, Ad
ministrator in the estate of CHARLES BTKB
BINS, complainant, and JOHN 8. BTKB
BINB, defendant, and by the consent of coun
sel of all parties in interest, will be sold by the
undersigned as Special Master in Chancery
and Receiver under said decree, before the
court house door, in the city of Darien, county
of Mclntosh, State of Georgia, between the
legal hours of sale, on the FIRST TUESDAY
IN FEBRUARY', 1881, the same being the first
day of the mouth, the following described
real and personal property or said es
tate of CHARLES STEBBINS, to-wit: All
that certain lot of land known as Maringo
plantation, containing thirteen hundred and
fifty (1350) acres, more or Jess, situate in the
23d district. G. M , of said county of Mclntosh,
and bounded on the north by lands of the estate
of T. P. Pease, C. C. Thorpe, and estate of
Thomas; and on the east by Bruro neck river
and marsh, and on the south by lands of Ira
Baxter and unknown lands, and on the west
by lauds of the estate of Thomas. Also, the
following personal property, to-wit : seven (7)
horses, forty head (40) of cows, fifty-two (52>
sheep, aud twelve (12) hogs, and all other per
sonal property of said estate. Persons de
siring to purchase the live stock are requested
to inspect them on Maringo plantation, as
under consent of all parties in interest,
they will not be brought to Darien on the day
of sale. Terms of sale cash, purchaser pay
ing for titles.
Special Master and Receiver.
Darien, Ga., December :-.oih, 1880 jani-flt
Ct EORGIA, Chatham Countv.— Notice is
J hereby given to all persons having de
mands against JOHN G. WILD, deceaaed, to
present them to me, properly made out, with
in the time prescribed by law, so as to show
their character aud amount; and all persons
indebted to said deceased are hereby required
to make payment to me.
December 18, 1880. S. ELSINGER,
Administrator estate John G. Wild, deceaaed.
Crrr Marsuai/b Opines, |
Savannah, December 31,1880. f
BY virtue of authority conferred by Gotth
cil, and under the direction of the Com
mittee on Public Bales and City Lots, I will
sell, according to the provisions of existing
ordinance of the city of Savannah, lot No. 82
Lloyd ward, on the premises, at 11 o’clock, on
TUESDAY, January 4th, ISBi. Terni6 and
conditions made known at time of sale.
deo3l-td City Marshal.
French and American Claims
NOTICE is hereby given that the Comva’s
sioners appointed under the treaty be
twett. •• United States cf err* -ho
French Republic, for U,-.* et! -Hi- n, ->f cet tab
claims of the citizens • • ‘f- u"
the other, concluded Junu irj 15, I'Bo, ha
At it day of their Hi it meeliug to ‘ransact
businesi.'The treaty provides that every claim
shall be presented to the Commissioners with
in a period of six mouths from such meeting.
Parties having claims under this treaty will
please forward the memorial and other papers
to the agents of the respective governments at
No. 1513 H street, Washington, D. C. The
agent for the prosecution of American claims
against the French Republic's Hon. GEORGE
S BOUTWELL. The agent for the prosecu
tion of French claims against the United
States is Mr. ARTHUR LANEN.
Washington f. feddrick,
Secretary on the part of the United States.
Acting Secretary on the part of the French
Republic. dec!3-M4t
s**s*s, jf mow,
Observe on the blade of the Sefeeom the
Trade Mark, a “RAZOR,” none genuine with*
out this.
_ Manufactured by the most ■kUlf-tl artUana
%tm the Choicest Steel, by the most improved
processes, with a special purpose to produo*
beyond question the
And for many years approved as such by arib
Sold at retail by the first-class trad* every
* Holes ALB DEPOT, All Broadway, N. Y.
SaiHUm>, <Sc.
Saddles, Bridles aad Harness.
Bugsy ECarneSibi
Of ail descriptions.
English and American, Northern and Homs
Trunks and Traveling Bags,
Prices as low as the lowest. C. O. D. order*
carefully filled.
150 St. Julian and 158 Bryan streets.
Savannah, Q*.
Beef, Mutton and Veal.
jpAMIUES supplied with everything that

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