TELE MEMPHIS APPEAL TUESDAY. APRIL 16, 1878.
rr Clerk sf Circuit Cssrt.
TS. O ALLOW AT Is a candidate tor Clerk ot the
. Circuit Court, st the ensuing August election.
subject to the action ot the Democratic and Conser
DiBNFY M. SCALES announce himself tut a
candidate for Clerk of the Circuit Court of
Shelby county, at the August election, subject to the
action or the Democratic-conservative uinwnuon
Jsds-e sfthe Criminal Cssrt.
T" T. HCKt'rtGS Is a candidate for Judge of the
J. . Crtinlnal Court of Shelby county, at the ensu
ing August election.
'r Clerk of Crlnlsal Court.
VSCAR WOOLDRIfXtK Is a candidate for the
onice of Clerk or tne criminal uiun, at me
TKSSK A. FORREST Is a candidate for Clerk of
e j ine criminal ioun, wo iukusi timiuu.
"T C. PERKINS Is a candidate for Criminal Court
T . Clerk of Shelby county, at th" election in Au
gust, subject to the action of the Democratic ana
ti umoia . MiuiMftU fnf rvi m f n It I fYwirt
. e tent at the ensuing August eieq.ioa.
For County Beglster.
T P. gentry", of ColllervMe. Is a candidate for
l . Reiclster of Shelby county, subject to the Demo
cratic and Conservative convention.
T C BUSTER is a candidate for County Register.
) . at the election In August, 1x7; subject to the
action ot the Democratic-Conservative Convention.
THA3. A. BKEHN Js a candidate for County Beg-
V later at the ensuing August election, l a .
For Clerk ofhe Couuty Court.
3. BLACK Is candidate for Clerk of County
. Court at the ensuing August election.
DR. 8. L. RAINES, of White Haven, Is a candi
date for Clerk of the County Court at the ensu
ing august election; subject to tne action oi me
Democratic and conservative convention.
For Clerk of Bartlett Circuit Court,
FELIX M. JONES Is a candidate for Clerk of the
Bartlett Circuit Court, subject to the nomina
tion or the Democratic convention.
f AN TEL Q. SHELBT (present Deputy Clerk). Is a
ay candidate lor cierK or me uarueii iircuu
Court, at the ensuing August election, subject to the
aotu 3 or the Democratic-conservative convention.
rr B. MIOOD Is a candidate for Chancellor of
X. . Shelby county, at the ensuing August election.
subject to nomination by the Democratic and Con
1 EO. W. WINCHESTER Is a candidate for Chan
VT eellor Chancery Court ef Shelby county, at the
August election, H7H, subject to tne action ot the
Democratic and Conservative Convention.
CALVIN F. VANCE Is a candidate for Chancellor
of this Chancery District.
IHEREBT announce myself a candidate for Chan
cellor ot the Chancery Court ot Shelby county,
at the next August election. W. P. WILSON.
For Attorsey-Geseral Criminal Court.
J A. ANDERSON announces himself a candidate
. for Attorney-Oeoeial of the Criminal Court;
subject to the Democratic and Conservative Con
vention. GW. GORDON Is a candidate for the office of
. Attorney-General ot the Criminal Court ot
Shelby county, at Memphis: subject to the nomina
tion of the Democratic and Conservative Convention.
FOB THB IS KB E FIT OF
ST. LAZARUS AND GRACE CHUECH,
AT THE PEABODY HOTEL,
Thursday Kvenlnz April 25, 1878
TICKETS ONE DOLLAR.
SODALITY DRAMATIC ASSOCIA
TION Will present Sulci's fine play,
ON EASTER MONDAY NIGHT, April 22d, at their
hall, on Washington street, tor a charitable
purpose. Tickets. One Dollar.
CK)Wa Six head line milch cows,
J at SAMUEL HOSERS. 205 Union st
rpo SURGEONS A good Amputating and Trephln
1 log Case for $35: also, a fine covered Surgeon's
Table, at 27 South Court street.
BOCERIES Contents of a retail grocery, at a
T discount. Address STAPLE, Appeal office.
ITURNITCRE CHEAP A line parlor set Vurnt
1 ture; one fine French-plate Mirror; two fine
Bookcases and Desks; a lot of fine Pictures; one
fine Brussels Carpet; a good Cook-stove and Vessels,
etc Call at once, at
27 SOUTH COURT STREET.
COTTON-SEED Choice selected Boyd Proline
Cotton-seed for planting.
ITORMKLEY 4 GOODMAN.
lff HEAD graded Berkshire HOGS and PIGS;
J J would exchange for lumber.
R U. CBA1U A, CO., 877 and 379 Main st
POTATO-SLIPS Brazilian yam slips, ready now.
B. B. CBAIQ & CO., 377 and 879 Main st
fn KING COTTON PLAN TERS cheap.
O U B. O. CRAIG fc CO., 877 and 379 Main st
HOUSE AND LOT Hemando road; price low;
desirable location, CHAS. MORRIS,
296 Main street
ROCK AW AT AND WAGON Cheap. Apply at
earner of South Jackson st and Poston ave.
PIANOS Tail Skvbn-Octavs, Secondhand
Pianos one Stkin wat, nearly new. This Is a
rare chance for bargains, as we are compelled to
force the sale ot these pianos to make room for a
large stock ot new Instrument.
E. WITZMANN 4 CO.,
221 Second street, opposite Calvary Church.
pBOWN COAL-OIL STOVES No smoke, or odor,
Vy explosion impossible; especially adapted for
cooking and beating Hat-Irons. You are Invited to
call and see them, at Domestic Sewing Machine
Office, H3 Madison street, between Second and Third.
PIANO Fine Weber Pin no, almost new, at low
price. W. K. THIXTON, 25rt Second St.
OOD Oak and ash wood. Leave orders with
C A. GASTON, :i Madison street
TOCK 25 shares First Series Clerks B. and L.
stock. Address best bid
ARCHER GIFFORD. No. 7 Howard's Row.
FOR KEXT OB SAL.E.
ONE CHICKERING PIANO-Nearly new,
X-M ARK ETM ASTER W. H. PHILLIPS has
opened a BLACKSMITH-SHOP on Second
street, between Beale and Gayoso, near Keek's livery
stable, where be prooses to do first-class work at
low prices. Horseshoeing a specialty, having bad
an experience In the business of over twenty-live
years. Satlsfactl' guaranteed. Give him a call.
DR. LA PIERRE, PROFESSOR OF MEDICAL
EutcTKiciTT, cures all chronic diseases; will
diagnose them without asking a question or touch
Ing the patient 235 Second street
MBS. C TOOLE, DRESSMAKER, being fully
prepared for the Spring Fashions, will be
pleased to see her city and country ladles. Give her
a call at 154 Hemando street
L. DUFF, ATTOBNEY-AT-LAW,
No. HI Adams street
BAY MARE From near Raleigh, on 7th Inst,
one dark bay mare, about lo hands high; no
white narks; shows a bare spot on right hip from
recent hurt; In tuln order; recently shod; shy and
quick mover. Liberal reward for her return to
A. M. BOYD SON. 80 Kiont St
ROOMS AND BOARD.
K COM3 Furnished rooms, with or without board,
at Perry House. 43 Poplar. Mrs. C P. freeman.
BOARD Desirable board and two nice rooms, at
75 Adams street
ESIKABLK front rooms and mod board.
at Mrs. ANDERSON'S, BW Jefferson st
OOM3 AND BOARD
at 85 Adams street
OAltD For good board call at
tt union street
KOO MS First-class meals furnished. If desired.
Inquire at No. 13 Madison street
FURNISHED HOUSE Until August 1st. to a fam
ily without children; location southeastern
part of the city; gas, wxterand bath conveniences;
single gentleman would board with renter. Address,
at Appeal office. TRAVELER.
CHEAP COTTAGES Also STORE n Poplar
street. Inquire of STURM 4 HIRSCH,
41 Madison street
trTOREROOM To a good tenant the fine store-
O room. No. 221 Second street. In the Adams
Block; four stories and cellar, including Jan
4)KUB0!( Haix." Applyon the premises, to
E. WITZMANN k CO.
STOREHOUSE Corner Main and Jenerson, No.
2 -40. J. C. JOHNSON, No. 4 Court st
"XTICE FURNISHED ROOMS-At
IN 83 MAIN ST.
SECOND AND THIRD FLOORS Of 802 Main
street. Inquire at the premises, opposite Pea
OARDING-HOUSE First-class furnished; cen
trally located; rent taken in boant Address
A. B., this omce.
RESIDENCE Five rooms, kitchen and servants'
room, at 88 Alabama street Apply to
M. C KENNEDY. 47 Mosby street
"TT EVIDENCE A nice 2-story brick. No. 8 St
ll Martin street; H rooms, with gas and water.
Apply to A. J. VIENNA. 845 Main st
RESIDENCK-10O Market street, cheap, to good
prompt paying tenant Apply at 110.
COTTAGE A frame cottage, with four rooms,
V newly built, and with all modem conveniences.
Apply at 67 North Second street
MfCALLLM. Agent 1 Madison st
KESIDENCE3 Several desirable suburban resi
dences, at bargains.
W. D. M'CALLCM, Agent, No. 19 Madison st
OOMS Desirable rooms, wftb board.
at lit vnn street.
IMMENSE UNDERWRITER'S SALE
WALKER BROS. & CO.'S STOCK
SEVTY-FIYE THOUSAND DOLLARS
MTAPLE A ISO FASCY DBY OOIS.
FIRMHUING iOOp.CSDF.UH EAB
SOTIOSH. FAXCY OODS,
Benefit of whom concerned,
BY A. E. FRANK LAND,
At Storehouse Xo. 3)8 Mala Mtreet,
Opposite Clay Building.
TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY,
April 1, 17 and 19, 1878.
COMMENCING AT TEN O'CLOCK A.M.
The Entire Stock of Walker Bros. & Co.,
Damsced by Fire and Water,
and must be sold without any reserve whatsoever.
TEBM3 C VSH.
Goods Catalogued and open for exhibi
tion Monday p.m.
A. E. FRANKLAND AUCTIONEER,
233 Main street. Clay Building.
CYLINDERS Two 16 or 18-lnch cylinders, six
feet stroke, balanced poppet valves. Address
P. O. box 203, Charleston, 8. C.
AN energetic salesman for Memphis and vicinity,
to sell, exclusively on commission, Jacquard's
French Blacking and Grocers' Goods. Box 138,
Station A, New York.
I FURNITURE Stored at low rates, at 39 Union
' street, by A. W. Taylor & Co.
IINE PIANO and ORGAN to trade for building
V lot Inquire at 8W2 Main street, up-statrs.
SITUATION By a young lady as Instructress in
a private family; best of references given. The
applicant has a liberal English education, besides
being acquainted with music. Address M. C, Appeal.
Another car-load Magnolia Hams,
very best quality, at ss cents a
50 half-barrels New Potomac Roe
OLIVER, FINNIE& CO
A few. days more, and then comes Easter.
The general council meets at the city
hall to-night at the usual hour.
Roller-skating at the rink, in the Expo
sition building-, continues to attract crowds of
Billy Lieben. 236J Main street, has re
ceived lierue de la Mode for May; also Har
Dick Hedges and John Brannon, colored
larcemsts, were arrested by the police yester
The disease known as the measles has
broken out among the children in the sub
urbs ot the city.
The city of Clarksville, Tennessee, has
been cremated. For particulars see our tele-
It is intended to get up a big Fourth of
Juiy ceieorauon in ims city, vve nave not
had such an affair since before the war.
Six business men were arrested yester
day afternoon by the police on the charge of
T T.l 1 1 .
aoing Dusiness wunout naving licenses.
The new armory of the Chickasaw
Guards, now in course of erection on tier
nando street, is being rapidly completed.
The Bartlett circuit court of helby
county has adjourned for the term. Judge
Kay is now attending to probate business.
To-night, at the First Cumberland PreS'
byterian church, the anniversay exercises of
the Ladies christian association will take
Several drunken men and women were
arrested by the police last night. They made
the stationhou8e echo with their vulgarity
At the recorder's court, yesterday, Henry
Jones, colored, was committed to jail on the
charge of stealing a lot of carpenter's tools
from W. A. Murphy.
The Sodality dramatic association plays
Retribution next Monday night, at their hall
on Washington street, for the benefit of the
choir of bt. f eter s churcli.
Appleton'8 Journal for the month of
May is lull of most interesting reading mat
ter for the people. It can be purchased of
all booksellers and newsmen.
Several marriages have taken place in this
city within the past few days, no doubt ow
ing to the fact that the Lenten season is
The man who cannot skate on rollers at
the rink wants to skate forward, and the man
who can skate forward wants to skate back
ward, and then he wants to do all kinds of
Memphis ought to have a gymnasium
whereat the young men of the city could
amuse themselves in athletic sports and de
velop muscle. We need a place where gym
nastic exercise, boxing, fencing, etc., will be
Sunday last a moccasin snake seven feet
in length was killed near the mouth of Wolf
nver. When killed a luu-grown ground
squirrel was found in its stomach. The
snake was a charmer, of the constrictor kind,
and was slowly digesting its delicate dinner.
The meeting of German citizens called
for Sunday moruinar last.at Micnnerchor hall.
did not take place. It will probably be held
at some future day, when the local political
situation will be considered from an August
At the chancery court Susannah Roberts
filed a bill for divorce against William Rob
erts, on the grounds of drunkenness, inhu
man treatment, failure to support, etc. She
a&ks for a divorce a vinculo, for alimony, and
to be restored to her maiden name, Susannah
Several fashionable young men are hard
at work endeavoring to slide around on roller
skates. They have added no little to the
polish of the floor of the rink. When a
voung lady falls she goes down all in a heap,
but when a young man falls he does it by sec
tions. A pair of green turtles, weighing about
one hundred and fifty pounds each, attracted
the attention of people in front of Gaston's,
on South Court street, yesterday. The tur
tles were captured on the coast of Florida,
which is the great turtle-fishing ground of
We are authorized to state that Miss
Li..io Waggoner had nothing to do with the
attempted suicide of Louis Einbaum, at Fort
J'ickenng, on Saturday night last. Miss
Vaggoner attended the party with another
gentleman, gave no ring to and did not co
quette with another person, and was but '
Blightly acquainted with Einbaum, who must
nave attempted to kill mmseil trom some
other cause than jealousy.
A young man who has been living a
fast life, had to own up and acknowledge
to his employers that he had robbed them of
some fifteen hundred dollars, and was a de
faulter to that amount. The relatives of the
youth paid the amount and the youth prom
ised to reform.
The office of Sheriff Anderson has been
removed into the rooms recently occupied by
the Law library association, in the southeast
corner of the courthouse, second floor. The
law library has been removed to the large
room formerly occupied by the second circuit
court, in the north end of the building, on
the second floor.
It is rumored in political cirles that
Hon. Henry CJ. Smith will be the Republican
nominee for governor at the next election,
and that Mr. Charles Kortrecht will be the
Republican candidate for chancellor of our
chance rv court, and that Mr. J. O. Pierce
will be a candidate for the office of judge of
the Shelby county circuit court.
The Monumental society is arranging for
the decoration of the Confederate graves
at Elm wood cemetery. The surviving mem
bers of the Bluff City Grays (Forrest's old
reo-iment of cavalrvl have concluded to adorn
with flowers and immortelles the graves of
their fallen comrades who sleep the sleep
that knows no waking at Elmwood.
Mr. Proaser lectured on " Hobby
Horses," at the Greenlaw Operahouse, last
night, for the benefit of the Ladies' christian
association. He will lecture again to-morrow
night at the Jefferson street Varieties the
ater. The lecture of last night was of quite
an interesting character, and was listened
too with attention by quite a large audience.
Nocturnal storms seem to be fashionable
at present. Wind, thunder, lightning, rain
and hail attest the disturbed condition of the
atmosphere. Old Boreas and Jupiter have
been marshaling their forces, and have been
coming down upon us in a way rather sur
prising. Something has been out of joint in
the upper realms of late, or evolution is
The notice of Spechfc & Walter, ice
cream manufacturers and confectioners, No.
37 Madison street, appears in another col
umn. Their ice-cream parlors have been fit
ted up elegantly for the season. Visitors will
find at their establishment the purest and
best of ice-cream, sherbet and confectionery.
Particular attention is paid to shipping goods
to country customers.
At the criminal court, yesterday, the case
of the State vs. James W. Allen, colored, in
dicted for the murder of John Malone, col
ored, was up for hearing. The parties en
gaged in a difficulty on Washington street,
in this city, last summer, and as Malone ad
vanced on Allen to chastise him with his fists,
Allen drew a pistol and shot him in the
breast, from the effect of which wound Ma
lone died. The case will be further heard to
day, and will probably be concluded before
the adjournment of court.this afternoon.
The kickophone is the latest invention,
and it will no doubt be introduced into all
well-regulated newspaper offices for the bene
fit of the dead-beats who want to carry off
exchanges, want local personals for them
selves and friends free of charge, and want
free advertising generally. The machine is
said to be so constructed as to be used in
stantaneously, and the result is that the dead
beats are satisfactorily bounced out down
stairways into the street The Appeal corps
has sent on an order for five of the machines.
Last Saturday 1 a sensation was created
near Glencoe, oh the Paducah railroad,
caused by the disappearance of a German
farmer, supposed to have been murdered by
some negroes, who resided near by. From
the reports brought to this city it appears
that the German was working on rented
land, owned a couple of mules and some
farming utensils, and was known to have
several hundred dollars on his person. He
left his plow in the field, and went over to a
cabin occupied by some negroes, about two
hundred yards distant. He was not seen
afterward. Five negroes were arrested upon
suspicion of having murdered the man, but
up to last evening his body had not been
found. It is believed that be was murdered
for his money, and that the body was thrown
into a creek near by.
The mocking-bird (turdus pollyqloltus)
belongs to that class called by ornitholo
gists dentirostres. The male measures nine
and a half inches from the tip of the beak to
the tiD of his tail. The UDDer Dart of his
body and head is ot a dark gray color, while
his throat, breast, and belly is a brownish
white. His lungs are larger and stronger
than the lungs of the sparrow hawk, and
his vocal organs are more wonderful than
any combination of art for producing melody.
He has five complete keys which he opens
and closes at will. These are his ears, nos
trils and beak. You may smile, reader, but
it is true; a mocking-bird can close his bill
and sing through either nostril or either ear.
The beak is his main key, which he multi
plies into hundreds of keys at will. No lady
is capable of greater cultivation in music
than is the mocking-bird; with a reed on ma
tongue, he plays instrumental music through
his mouth; in that respect be has greatly the
advantage ot bis lady competitor. very
morning at this season flocks of mocking
birds assemble in the leaty trees, and give
free concerts in every magnolia grove in Ten
nessee concerts which cannot be equaled by
the best talent of Germany and Italy.
Joseph Lory has removed to Ball's Euro
Ice-cheam, 10c per plate, at Staffer's, No,
236 Main street.
Ser local of "bankrupt sale ot clothing"
at lil Mam street.
Fish for Pesach to-morrow morning, at H.
Seessel, sr., & Son's.
Chocolate, maple and vanilla caramels,
every day, at Floyd's.
Families supplied with ice-cream, on short
notice, at btaner s, Z6b Main street.
Read advertisement Stent & Co.. 132 Nas
sau street, New York, Eagle Claw, and when
you order mention this paper.
Mr. A. L. Harris, of the firm of Harris.
Mallory & Co., has returned from the plains
n m i 11 tn
oi lex as mucn improved in neaicn.
At No. 417 Main street, Mrs. Sledge will
sell flowers lower than the lowest, as she de
signs discontinuing raising flowers for sale
after this season.
Intermittent fever or fever and ague is a
common and some times fatal complaint on
bottom lands, and we strongly advise to
those living in such localities Home stomach
Colonel Warner continues to intermix
his fancy punches and toddies, at Ball's Euro
pean restaurant, in his usual style, just as he
did last summer, ins spring ana summer
toddies are immense, and are enjoyed by hun
dreds of people.
Extract of report from the celebrated phy
sician, Erasmus Wilson, of London, England:
" Several severe cases of incipient
consumption have come under my observa
tion that have been cured by the timely use
of Col den's Liebig's liquid extract of beef
and tonic invigorator. e
W. N. WILKERSON CO,, Agent t
In another column appears the advertise
ment of C. B. Carter & Co., 357 Front street.
Mr. Carter has lately withdrawn from the
firm of C. W. Goyer & Co. Having had ex
perience in the provision business, he thor
oughly understands the wants of the trade.
The firm has a full line of goods,' which is of
fered to the trade at low rates. Attention is
called to the Magnolia brands of hams; also
the brands of refined lard, breakfast bacon,
dry Baits, smoked meats, etc.
St. Locis, November 10, 1877.
Messrs. J. Burnett 4 Co.:
The relief the Jonas Whitcomb's asth
ma remedy afforded me was perfect; in fact,
I have not had a bad night since taking it.
This complaint has troubled me a long time,
and I have tried many things, but in no case
found any relief until your remedy came to
hand. I gave a bottle to a lady who was
suffering from the malady, and she found
great relief in its use. I most cheerfully rec
ommend it to anyone troubled with hay fever
or asthma, for it is the only remedy ever used
by me with any good effect. Yours truly,
WM. T. MASON.
Of Messrs. Mason & Gordon, lawyers,
517V3 Chestnut street.
Clrealt Csaurt Helabell, Jadre.
The case of Gensberger vs Britt is still on
Chaaeery Coart Hrra J a dare.
o - i i 1 - :
opecuu uucouor uiiieu every uiuimug,
commencing at half-past nine o'clock.
Olaala&l Caart Lasrwaad. J a dee.
The following cases are set for trial to-day:
8G3, Furtime Doak; 926, Lizzie Harris; 944,
Early Tolbert: 948. Jennie Smith; 948, Em
ma Woods and John Mullen; 751. James
Mack; 752, Hate Jackson; 945, V - - Jones.
LIVERPOOL COTTOJ MARKET.
Depression and Damp Cotton India
Taklas English Trade War and
Prices Bombay, Ksypt and
We have received Smith, Edwards & Co.'s
Liverpool monthly Cotton Circular, review
ing the month of March, from which we ex
tract the following: "The month has been
one of extreme depression, with American
middling cotton J$Jd a pound loweir a
decline aided by the unexpectedly large scale
of receipts in America, while our own mar
ket has been overloaded. The Manchester
market during the past month has been ex
tremely depressed, and the greatest difficulty
has been experienced in moving off stock; in
fact, matters have gone from bad to worse,
tjad at no time of late years have we Been
more despondency. In many departments
of the market very large stocks of goods and
yarns are held and cannot be sold except at
ruinous loss, and from nearly all foreign
markets comes the same monotonous com
plaint of over-supply. The little advantage
which spinners of low and medium counts
gained from the ample supply of the lower
grades of American cotton this year is fast
being lost from the difficulty of selling these
yarns and the rapid decline in price. The
joint stock mills at Oldham are getting into a
very bad position, and many of them are
apparently dritung toward insolvency.
It is found that the American crop loses
much more than usual from evaporation of
moisture, owing to its being picked and baled
in wet weather, and our spinners find that
the very poor margin they had before is being
reduced still further from this cause. Not
withstanding all this, we do not think that
consumption is materially lessened. Consid
erable interest was excited in Manchester i
short time ago by the news from India of the
repeal of the duties on piece goods and yarn
representing 30s downward. These are the
current qualities made by the Indian mills,
and the object was to do away with the pro
tective aspect of the duties; but as very lit
tle cloth and yarn of this description is now
shipped to India, the relief to Lancashire will
hardly be perceptible. A great part of our
manufacturing trade has been transferred to
India, and is past recall. War is the con
trolling influence in our market and prospects
are gloomy; its first effect would be to inten
sify the depression, but we ehould not expect
much further decline. We believe that the
business ol the country would revive (as
usually happens in such cases) soon after war
commenced, ibe neavy government expen
diture would cause animation in several
trades, and money would circulate more free
lv. We do not think that the consumption
would be any less with than without war, and
in spite of the heavy American crop we
would have a period ot scarcity in the autumn
The visible supply for England is still 350,
000 below last year, and spinners hold noth'
ing. We see no prospect of this being made
up. It the American crop turns out 4,UU,
000. we may get 150,000 more for the re
mainder of the season, but Bombay is not
likely to give any excess. The receipts there
have fallen off greatly compared with last
year, and it is now believed that tne enure
crop is below the last one. Egypt and Brazil
are nearly finished, and it seems probable
that after the month ot June we shall receive
very little cotton till November or December.
just as happened last year. We do not see
even yet that our maximum stock is likely to
run above. 900,000 bales, and as a rise of d
occurred last summer in view of a scarcity in
autumn, surely with a stock ot oOU.OOO bales
less this year, and prices equally low, there
is room for recovery. It is not improbable
that a long period of dullness may yet lie be
fore us, but there are elements of strength
in the situation which will yet come to the
front, and we think that holders who have
patience to wait for the turn in the tide will
get their reward.
LETTERS FK03L THE PEOPLE.
teave Out the Hard Words.
Editors Appeal I am a frequenter of
the shrines of divinity, more commonly
designated as churches, and listen to the dis
courses of the divines with all due attention
I am, however, what I sign myself, and this
often discommodes me not being able to
comprehend the Greek and Russian phrases
used from the pulpit. I expect to attend
church next bunday, and trust the ministers
will exercise a little more adaptation, and if
they are lorced to use such Latin words as
hydrophobia, psychological, etc., to explain
their meaning. Not being a short-hand
writer, I cannot note down the words to ask
my mother when 1 go home, and 1 am una
ble to understand the above language on ac
count of my being so ignorant.
A Good Sassestlon.
Editors Appkal Rumor says that the
Milah club has secured Estival park, and pur
pose shortly giving one of their select Ger
mans therein. Now, as a great many people
in the city would like to attend, and as the
club has heretofore strictly limited its mvita
tions, and knowing the liberality and benev
olence ot the young men composing the club,
I make bold to suggest the following: That
they delay their entertainment until Lent is
over (April 22d), and then give it for the ben
efit of the orphans, charge the usual admis
sion fee, and invite the public to attend. By
so doing they will confer a great favor on
many who have heard such descriptions as to
warrant their desiring an opportunity of at
tending one of the very recherche affairs un
der the auspices ot the miians. As the ob
ject is a benevolent one, it is very probable
that on the occasion the park will be crowded
to overflowing. "
" Thou shalt not bow down to them, nor
serve them ; lor 1 am a jealous Uod, visiting
the iniquity of the fathers upon the children
unto the third and fourth generation that
hate me." " The soul that smneth, it shall
die. The son shall not bear the iniquity of
the jather, neither shall the father bear the
tmquity of the son.
Editors AppEAii A correspondent in
quired in the Appeal a few days ago, how,
in Exodus, it could be said that the sins of
the fathers should be visited upon the chil
dren, while in Ezekiel it is said the children
shall net bear the sins of their fathers. The
contradiction is apparent onlv. as there is an
apparent contradiction in stronomy when
we are torn that tne pianeis move irom west,
to east, and yet they are spoken of in the
almanacs as being " retrograde," that is,
moving from east to west, io make the
point understood, we will take the instance
of parents living in extravagance and de
bauchery, thus wasting their substance and
destroying their health. Their children are
born in poverty and are punv and sickly.
and so by physical law the sins of the parents
are visited upon the children. The father
commits a heinous crime. In such a case a
portion of his punishment, in eastern lands,
was for the government to seize all his pro
perty and pull down the house in which he
lived, tthus punishing the innocent family for
tne tault ot the guilty parent. J. he
readers of the Arabian Xiqht's Enter
tainment will call to mind instances of
this. This Ezekiel declares, is a mode
of punishing moral guilt which
the creator will not pursue with respect to his
creatures. In the first case God speaks as the
author of physical law, and in the other as a
governor awarding punishment tor deviations
from moral rectitude. If the correspondent's
question was put in good faith, with a simple
wish to be relieved of perplexity, this expla
nation will be satisfactory; if it was put with
the mere desire of representing the bible as
contradicting itself the question will be
asked: Why were the two statements, so
given in the book as to appear contradictory?
V hy were they not made as clear as the sun
at noonday? They are just as clear, on in
vestigation, and just as obscure at the first
glance. The glance shows the sun moving
from west to east, investigation shows that
no such motion occurs. If nature and the
bible have the same origin they will have
features in common, and here we have an in
stance of it. If we can believe the teachings
of nature, notwithstanding difficulties and
obscurities, we cannot rationally refuse to re
ceive the teachings of the bible when they ex
hibit similar peculiarities. a got.
Pennies and JLow Prices will
LEUBRIE'S GREATEST SUCCESS.
Store Crowded and Everybody Pleased.
Still greater reductions in every depart
ment We are up to the times, and will
meet you. Latest shapes in straw goods, 33c,
37c, worth 60c. Seamless hosiery, I8c;
former price, 25c. Ribbons, 2c, 4c, and 7c a
yard. Pins, 2c. Hair pins, lc. Corset
laces, lc. Come and see. No urging to
IiEUBRIK BKOtt., 47 Mala Street.
Pare e ream, by the class, at Floyd's.
Query. "Why will men smoke common
tobacco when they can buy Marburg Bros.
Seal of North Carolina at the same price V"
See local of "bankrupt sale of clothing"
at 271 Main street.
Mr. Thank Rcdd, attorney at law, of
New York city, is here on a visit to General
At the Marshal house, Nashville, on the
evening of the twenty-sixth instant, the Al
legro club gives a reception.
C. H. Dosser and James Slemmons, Jones
borough, and T. T. Pitts, Carlisle, Arkansas,
were visitors at the cotton exchange yesterday.
We learn that Mr. Henry Wade has ac
cepted the position of floor-walker and mana
ger of Wm. Frank & Co.'s dry goods store,
No. 249 Main street.
Mr. W. B. Williamsojt, the well-known
small-fruit raiser at Bartlett, has brought to
this market boxes of luscious strawberries of
the very finest brands.
Captain Lee Howell, of Florence, Ala
bama, general agent of the Louisville and
Nashville railroad, and the Tennessee river
packet company, is at the Peabody hotel.
Hon. Thomas C. Lowe returned last week
from a sojourn in Texas, whither he had
been in search of health. He is at his
father's home in Hardeman county at pres
ent, and his condition is such as to create the
greatest alarm among his relatives and friends.
At the Central Methodist church, on
Union street, this morning, at a quarter to
ten o'clock, Mr. T. A. Lamb and Miss Hat tie
H. Collins will be united in matrimony. The
affair will attract a host of friends of the
bride and groom, and the church will be
crowded during the occasion. The happy
couple will take a trip north on a bridal tour.
The young lady is one of the musical and so
cial belles of the city, and the gentleman is
in every way worthy of the estimable young
OFFICB OF CHAS. HERZOG ft BBO., )
80rt Main Strkkt, V
Memphis, Tenn., April 15, 1878. )
We take pleasure in informing our friends
and patrons that, on account of our growing
trade, tee hare removed from our old quar
ters to the more spacious storehouse,
NO. 316 MATN STREET.
We would also state that we have replen
ished our stock of School-Books and Station
ery generally, to such an extent as is neces
sary to meet tlie requirements of the spring
trade, which we offer at eastern prices. In
selecting our spring stock we have been care
ful to add all the novelties incidental to a sta
tionery stock, and which insufficient space
prevented us from handling before, and can
assuredly state that our assortment and quan
tity surpasses that of any ether house in the
southicest. We thank our customers for their
continued patronage, and we will endeavor to
merit it, as well as solicit the patronage of
all merchants buying in this city. Respect'
fully, CHAS. UERZOa & BRO.
Thrash 's consumptive cure is a sure cure
for consumption, bronchitis, coughs, colds,
croup, asthma, restores lost voices and all
lung affections, etc. Call at your drug store
and get a trial bottle, 50c.; large size, f 1 50.
Sold By W. N. VfiLKERBON ft 0.
Everything the best at Floyd's.
Sponge Cake Padding.
One cup of flour, one cup of sugar, yolks
of three eggs well beaten, and the whites
beaten separately, two teaspoonfuls Dooley's
yeast powder, one or two tablespoonfuls sweet
Farnitnre, carpets, etc, at very low
prlees, for the next twenty days, pre
vious to stork-taking, at Ames, Seattle
A Co.'s, No. 361 Slain street.
Will attract all in want of croquet sets, to
In handsome boxes. A choice assortment of
new styles just received at A. F. Dod & Co.'s.
No. 2.12)4 Main Btreet. Special inducements
to the trade.
SLOTHING! CLOTHING! CLOTHING!
The entire stock of
J. C. WARD & CO.,
Embracing the finest assortment of men's,
boys' and children's
Clothing; and JPurnlshln- Goods,
In the city, to be sold "by orders," at fifty
cents on the dollar!
A rare opportunity to invest in underwear
Call and examine, and satisfy yourself that
the prices are lower than ever before.
No. 271 Main Street No. 271
Keeps Custom bnirt, maae to measure,
The very best, 6 for $9, delivered free everywhere.
Keeps Patent Partly-made Dress Shirts,
The very best, 6 for $7, delivered free everywhere.
An elegant set of gold plate collar and sleeve
Buttons riven with each half-dozen Keen's shirts.
Samples and full directions mailed free to any ad
Merchants supplied at a small commission on cost.
Trade circulars mailed free on application.
Keep Manufacturing Company, 165 Mercer street.
See local of "bankrupt sale of clothing"
at 271 Main street.
Pare lee-cream at Floyd's.
Four Pounds for 25 cents.
Fresh Lake Erie salmon, at J. A. Signaigo
& Co.'s, No. 278 Second street, opposite
New styles! Finest selection!
Lowest prices in city at
Greenbrier, for medicinal purposes, can
not be equaled.
Grand free lnneh every morning from
IO to 1 o'clock at A. Hsnfmao's sa
loon, No. HO tieeoad street.
mothers, mothers, mothers.
Don't fail to procure Mrs.Winslow's sooth
ing syrup for all diseases of teething in chil
dren. It relieves the child from pain, cures
wind colic, regulates the bowels, and, by giv
ing relief and health to the child, gives rest
to the mother.
A large assortment at all prices.
Hi lie Club meeting.
The Memphis rifle club will meet to-night
'Tuesday), at eight o'clock, at the olHca of
Recorder r. J . Quiirley. on Adams street.
BY ORDER OF THE COMMITTEE.
"Xeuril" Instantly Cures Neu
ralgia. It is fourteen months since I cured myself
of neuralgia with neuril, and 1 have rot
had the slightest return of pain. John W.
Scott, St. Louis. George W. Jones & Co.,
Families supplied with pure cream and
sherbets at Floyd's
ADDITIONAL. IllVKK XEWS,
LouiSTTLLE, April 15. Weather clear and
warm, iuver tailing, with i teet o inches in
Little Rock, April 15. River rising.
with 10 feet 4 inches by the gauge. Weather
clear and pleasant. A heavy storm of wind
and rain passed over this city last night.
Port Eads. ADnl 15. Arrived : Steamship
Nuremberg. Bremen: shiD General Shipley,
Havre. No departures.
Vicksburo. April lo. Weather cloudy
and warm. Thermometer 72 deg. River
fell 8 inches. Ud: Citv of Alton, 10 a.m.:
Smoky City and tow, 9 a.m. Down: H. C.
i aeeer. 10 a.m. Arrived : Citv of Helena,
Fine English & Shaftoe
We have a large and assorted stock of
the above now on hand.
Harbison Ss Rayner.
rpHK steamer CHAS. P, CHOUTEAU, '
JL will arrive Tuesday and leave
WEDNESDAY, April 17th, at 5 p.m ,
lor NEW ORLEANS and all way landings.
BRADFORD fe ELY, Agents, 304 Front st
Memphis and Vicksburg Pkt. Co.
For Ylcksbnrg and All Way Landings.
Str. IXiMtfOIS, Ji
Will leave every TUESDAY, at 5 p.m.
For Arkansas City and A Yf&j Landings
Str. PEOLXi AMiOT.gtVi
Will leare every MONDAY and THURSDAY.
5 p.m. For freight or passage apply to
JOHN J. DABRAGH, Sup't
R. W. LIGHTBTJRNE. Aeent, 2Wrt Kront at.
FOR CAIRO AND ST. LOUIS.
C. t. Mail ror Osceola. ew Madrid
Hickman, Cairo and St. Louis.
Steamer CITY OF VICKSBUBG,
Robert K. Riley master g&a
Will leave THIS DAY, April 16th, at 5 p.m.
Sup't Mississippi River Elevator Company.
Memphis and HU Louis Packet Cobpt-
ANVHOK LINE CARRY INQ U. S. MAIL.
For Helena, Arkopolls, (ireenvllle, Vicksburg and
.way landings; connecting at Arkopolls with rail
road for Pine Bluff, and at Vicksburg with steamers
lor tne Yazoo river ana new urieans.
Steamer CAPITOL CITY,
John Crane master
Will leave THIS DAY, April 16th, at 10 tt.ni.,
from Elevator Building, ticketing passengers and
giving through bills lading to Pine Bluff and all
points on nazoonver. ai. anjitai. aup-i,
FOR NEW ORLEANS.
FOR VICKSBURG, NATCHEZ t NEW ORLEANS.
The elegant passenger steamer
Golden Crown, -gffij!
W. P. Walker master i Eugene Shlnkle. . .clerk
Will leave Glenn's Wharfboat as above THIS DAY,
April 16lh, at 10 am. For freight or passage ap
ply to R. P. GLENN. Agent.
St. Louis and Sew Orleans Packet Co.
(Anchor Lint)-For Vicksburg, Natchez, New
Orleans and all Plantation landings Steamer
James Howard, jjfoi
B. R. Pegram master I J. H. Chassalng clerk
Will leave on TUESDAY. April 16th, at 6 p.m.
For freight or passage apply on board.
J. T. WASHINGTON, Agent,
R. E. Lee Wharfboat.
. or to AD. STORM,
Sup't Miss. River Elevator Co.
FOR LOUISVILLE AND CINCINNATI.
Memphis and Ohio Hirer racket Comply
FOR LOUISVILLE AND CINCINNATI.
H. H. Drown master S. Mclntyre clerk
Leaves H EOMMOAY. April 17, S p.m
Vlrst-claos rare to New York.
Meals and staterooms on steamer free. Through
tickets to all points North and East at proportion
ately low rates. For freight or passage apply to
R. W. LIGHTBURNE, Sup't, 296 Front.
James W. Ciaff leaves Friday. 19th.
Cons Millar leaves !lontav. gad.
FOR ARKANSAS RIVER.
Memphis and Arkansas River Packet Co For Pine
Blufl, Little Iiock, and through to Fort Smith.
Ilattie Rowland, iB.
James Ree9 master,
Leaves THIS DAY, April 16th, at fi p.m.
JNO. N. HA&Butf, Sup't, 292ti Kront St.
J. T. WASHINGTON. Aeent. H. K. Lee wharfboat
FOR WHITE RIVER.
Memphis White River and Black River
1;. M. 3&B11 Packets.
For Indian Bay, St. Charles, Clarendon, Derails
Bmtr, Des Arc, Augusta, Jacksonport, West Point,
Searcy, Batesvllle, Powhattan and Pocahontas.
The elegant passenger steamer
M. R. Harry master.
Leaves Memphis every SATURDAY, at 6 p.m., con
necting direct with the new Black River U. S. Mall
Packet MILT HARRY for Pewhattan and Pocahon
tas, and with Dally Packets to Batesvllle and Upper
White river. Through rates to all points.
Freight consigned to Milt Harry Line, Memphis or
Terrene, will be promptly forwarded.
J. T. WASHES (i TON, Ag't, R. E. Lee Wharfboat.
W. C. HARRY, Agent, R. E. Lee Wharfboat.
niniu Independent Hempbla and
'U nite Kiver Packet.
For Aorost,Jackonport, West Point,
Hcarey and all H nJ- Points.
The Regular Independent Packet,
JUL C. Postal Captain
Will leave EVERY WEDNESDAY, at 5 o'clock
p.m. Through bills of lading to all points on appet
White and Black rivers.
Apply for freight or passage to
R.W. LIHTBURNa,29fl Front Street:
B. P. LKVN. Airent. en WTjarfbnt,
Memphis and osceoia faeket Line Carrying United
J. O. Andrews master I B. O. Mlchell clerk
Leaves Memphis every MONDAY. WEDNESDAY
and FRIDAY, at 5 p.m., for Randolph, Kulton, Osce
ola and AKhport. Passengers and skippers please
bear In mind that we leave on time. Freight re
ceived at Ulenn'a wharrooat at ail times.
R. P. GLENN. Agent
FOR HELENA AND ST. FRANCIS RIVER
For Helena and St. Francis River Carrying V. S,
Mall The lleht-draucht steamer
WEST W1NI gn
J. D. Randall master.
Leaves from the foot of Union street every WED
NESDAY, at 5 p.m.
For freight or passage apply on board.
FOR FRIARS POINT.
iK LIXK STKAJIKKS1
OASHYINd UNITED STATES MAIL.
Stacker Lee master B. B. Thomas clerk
Leaves EVERY MONDAY, WEDNESDAY and
FRIDAY, at H p.m., for Helena, Friars Point and
&u way ana plantation landings.
J. T. WASHINGTON'. nt. ROO Front st.
UK I FORMS.
The Oldest Military Clothing House
In the Country. Complete
fits. Uniforms, Hats. Caps
J""'' ' jCw pies, prices
needed for reSunentspr m ;nfor
companies. kQnarion with cuts,
colleges and2 JT on application,
corpora- jfiRST rnn.Hna with a
view to business solicited
Leading Milxtakt Cboraisss.
rpo keep pace with our largely Increasing trade,
JL we have removed the greater portion of our
&lass, Queensware, Etc
to the spacious and elegant building, Xo. 332
Alain street, known as the
We are now radv to wait unon our numerous friends
and customers, and solicit of them an early exam
ination of our Hplendld HtocU, which we are
offering at greatly reduced prlrea.
w.& srjAcK fc co.
Out- z a
Dissolution of Partnership
THE firm of Taylor, Duffln & Co. Is this day dis
solved by mutual consent, Charles H. Taylor
having purchased the entire Interest ot Thomas F.
DufUn, and assumes the liabilities of said Orm; Is
alone authorized to sign the name of the firm In
liquidation. Memphis, Tenn.. March 14. 1W78.
C. H. TAYLOR.
THOa F. DUFFIN.
In retiring from the firm of Taylor. Duinn A Co., I
desire to return thanks to my friends for their lib
eral patronage, and request a continuation of the
same wun n.y successois. inus. r. nviuu,
HAVING this day associated ourselves as copart
ners, under the firm name of Taylor 4 Arnold.
we are prepared, with Increased facilities, to do a
Krnrnii im.T?rj , iajuuii r awinTj ... " ... ..... w.....
Business, soliciting a share of the public atronage.
C. H. TAXLOR.
Memphis, March 18, 1878. GEORGE ARNOLD.
284 FRONT STREET,
MEMPHIS, : : : : : TENNESSEE.
ry We will give careful attention to the purchase
of goods not In our line &2k
Why suffer with DySpcpsia. or Ilenu
jiclio, when they may bo epeedily cured
by Parker's l.ioeer Xonic ? A dope
before meals stren-thecs the appetite, and
enables the stomach to easily d!ge?t its
food. This pleai-ant remedy promptly
checks UiiirriiiK ;. wltnont Consfl
patiDgr the bowe'.n. Consumptives
find welcome relief, and steadily gain
streDjrth from Its invigorating properties.
It is the best remedy for Coutftaa and
Colds, and the Aged and those too
feeble TJ bear the cold of winter, find a
comforting strength in Its vitalizing
warmth. Cramps, Colic. Dysen
tery, llcurtburn tud Cbolera In
fantuei quickly yield to this remedy,
and it overcomes lEbeuraatisni and
(.out by correcting acidity of the stomach
sad promoting health; secretions.
"Sold by all Druggists.
BUILDING AND LOAN ASSOCIATION.
rpUXE books are nov open for subscription to stock
JL In the Second Series. Shares can be had by
applying to the Secretary, 2t8 Front street, or to the
President, at 379 Main street, er Mr. S. P. Bead, Jr.,
at Union and Planters Bank. Loans made any
where in Shelby county. Attorney's fees paid by the
company. B. G. CRAIG, President.
A. Hatchbtt, Secretary.
New Series! New Series! New Series!
Building and Loan Association.
ISSUES a new series of stock every quarter; com
menced business In 1 87a, and has beer and is
a SUCCKSa Stated meetings held on FIBST TUES
DAY EVENING of each month, at their offkse, 291
Main street, up-stalrs, to make loans. Seventh Se
ries commences April 1, 1878. Subscribe now. .a
Money to Loan! Stock for Sale! No Back Dues!
L. LaGRILL, President.
Chas. T. Patkksoh. Secretary.
ALL THE BANKS,
S. C. TOOFS
15 Conrt Street.
HORSES & MUIiES FOR SALE
J. A. FORREST & CO.
Horses and Mules, .
61 & G3 Monroe St., near Peabody Hotel.
WE are receiving dally a large assortment ot
HORSES and MULES. Persons wanting
stock will save money by calling before purchasing,
elsewhere. Everything sold by us fully guaranteed
I.SI. lu STEW AST,
SOLICITOR IN CllANCElir,
Offlce No. 177 Main Street, Memphis.
WILL practice In the Courts of Law and Chat
ory in West Tennessee and North Mlssisla
Ippl, and give special attention to collections, con
GXH. JAMES R. CHALMERS.
V. B. WADDELL.
ST. JOHN WADDELL.
Chalmers, Waddell & Waddell,
Tunica County Mississippi.
ABSTRACTS of land titles In Tunica county fur
nished. There are very few perfect land titles
In Tunica county, and their adjustment Is a matter
of much Importance to land owners. We will give
special attention to these matters. Also to buying,
selling, renting and leasing lands, paying taxes,
making collections, etc.
dsw CHALMERS. WADDELL WADDETX
Gcds in Every Department
SUPERIOR QUALITY OF GOODS!
Novelties Just Opened.
50 pes. 8prlng Silks, at 60c lo 75c per yard.
50 pes. Black Grenadines, entirely new designs,
from 2dc up.
Novelties In Dress Suitings, as choice goods as can
be found In Paris or New York.
Beiges and huntings at the lowest prices In the city.
Entirely new and exclusive designs.
Nicest Silk and prettiest handles. Parasols at 75c,
$1. $1 25, $1 50, SI 75, S2, and up to $15.
Fans, Pans. Pans.
Elegant styles and qualities at unheard of low prices.
The very best assortment in the city every shade
and style. Double-face Satin, Gros Grain and
Moire. Deuxton's and Duuble Warp Ribbons.
THE VERY LOWEST
B. H. CABBEBY.
ire Prut ml Positive Sales!
CARBERT 8s OASET,
Importers and Wholesale Liquor Merchants.
lVos. 347JFrqnt street, MemphlsTeiin.
K. R. CAMPBELL,
Southern Patent Co.
(Chartered Under the Laws ot Tennessee),
IN view of the Immensely large increase In the
number of inventions In the South, this com
pany has been organized, and Is prepared to trans
act promptly, and on reasonable terms, all business
Patents, Trade-Marks and Copyright.
Letters Patent to Inventors, Trade-Marks and Copy
rights obtained. Models and Drawings furnished.
Patents in foreign countries secured. Suits for In
fringements of patents and trade-marks conducted,
and defenses of suits on patents and trade-marks at
tended lo. Briefs made and furnished to attorneys
in patent and trade-mark cases. Patents, or in
terests in patents, purchased and sold, and contracts
made as to
Territory and Royalty Claimed
by patentees. Contracts for the manufacture of ma
chines and articles patented secured, and all Infor
mation connected with patents, trade-marks and
copyrights, furnished. Liberal terms made with at
torneys and agents throughout the country. Address
SOUTHERN PATENT COHJPASY,
Xo. 60 North Cherry 8L,Kuhvule.TM.
Bktkhkmcks M. Burns, Esq., President First Na
tional Bank; Col. E. W. Cole, President N.. C and
St Louis Railway; John Klrkman, Esq., President
Third National Bank; Dr. William Morrow, Presi
dent Mechanics National Bank: Hon. James Whit
worth. President Fourth National Bank; Hon. W. 9.
Cooper, Chancellor, etc.; Hon. N. Baxter, Circuit
Judge, etc Nashvllw. Tenn.
nsrivr ATJ LINE
BOYAL 31 A 111 HTEA9EBS,
NEW YORK to O.UEENSTOWN
Every Thursday mr Saturday,
.R4M1 I CnTOFBRCS8KL8.3775
Crrr op Burlr
ClTT Or RlCfflfeli
ND....4H07 i Crrr New York. .8500
Cm of Chsstbr j Crrr or Paris.. .8081
Crrr or MontrkaL...44M) j Crrr Bboosxt..211
These magnificent steamers, built In watertight
compartments, are among the strongest, largest and
fastest on the Atlantic
The saloons are luxuriously furnished, especially
well lighted and ventilated, and take up the whole
width of the ship. The principal staterooms are
amidships, forward of the engines, where least noise
and motion Is felt, and are replete with every com
fort, having all latest Improvements, double berths,
electric bells, etc
The cuisine has always been a specialty of this
Ladles' cabins and bathrooms, gentlemen's smok
ing and bathrooms, barbers' shops, pianos, libra
ries, etc, provided.
For rotes of passage and other Information, apply
to JOHN O. DALE, Agen
15 Btoadway. New xork.
OrtO THOMAS FISHER,
Emmet Bank. Memphis
Bon Ton Starch
Is absolutely odorless, and Chemically Pore.
It Is snowflake white.
It is susceptible ot the highest and most lasting
It possesses greater strength of body than other
It is packed In Pound Parcels. Full Weight guar
It costs less money than any Starch in the world.
It Is manufactui f m the heart of the greatest
cereal region ot u.c Globe.
It Is Sold universally In America by Grocers and
Its annual consumption reaches Twenty Million
Mrienbreeher''WnrId-Fhtwmit " m filnrch for Fond
ABPLEIVDII) OI'POKTtMTY to Win
a Fortune. Fifth Grand Distribution, 1878.
at Blew Orleans. Tuesday, Jtlay 14th.
LOUISIANA. STATE IOTTKKY CO.
This Institution was regularly incorporated by the
Legislature of the State for Educational and Charita
ble purposes In 1868, with a capital of SI ,000,000,
to which It has since added a reserve fond of $350,
000. Its Sjrrasd Slaarle Number Distri
butions will take place menthiy on the second
Tuesday. ( never acaiea or postpone. Look at the
following Distribution :
CAPITAL PRLZE, $30,000.
100,000 Tickets, at ?2 each) Half Tickets $1.
LIST OF PRIZES:
1 Capital Prize $110,000
1 Capital Prize 10,000
1 Capital Prize fi.000
a Prizes of $2500....- 5,000
5 Prizes of 1000 5,000
20 Prizes of 500 10,000
100 Prizes of 100 10,000
200 Prizes of 60 10,000
500 Prizes of 20 10,000
1000 Prizes of 10 10,000
9 Approximation Prizes of $800 2,700
9 Approximation Prizes of 200 1,800
9 Approximation Prizes of 1 00 900
1857 Prizes, amounting to $110,400
Responsible corresponding agents wanted at all
prominent points, to whom a liberal compensation
will be paid. Application for rates to dubs should
only be made to the Home Offlce In New Orleans.
Write, clearly stating full address, for further In
formation or send orders to ML A. DAUPHIN,
P. O. Atox , New OrlesjaK.Irik.or at No.
6 West Court St., Memphis, Tenn.
All our Grand Extraordinary Drawings are under
the supervision and management of Gknekjlla G.
T. BEAUREGARD and JUBAL A. EARLY.
Royal Havana Lottery.
$S 10,000 Drawn Erery 17 Days.
1 Prize of. $200,000
1 Prize of. 60,000
1 Prize oL 25,000
2 Prizes of $10,000. 20,000
10 Prizes of $5000 each 60,000
124 Prizes of $1000 each. 124,000
682 Prizes of $500 each 841.000
821 Prizes, amounting to (Spanish) $810,000
Whole Ticket, $25; Half. $13; Quarter, $7;
Tenth. $3; Twentieth, $2. Orders filled and prizes
cashed at actual rate of exchange by
'. HA RICH,
4 Beratar t.. New Orleans. I-.au
Marked at Closest Figures to
BEST AND EXQUISITE STYLES 1
300 eases Straw Hate,
THE VERT LATEST. Just received, at 15c, 20e,
25c, 30c, 35c 40c and up.
1000 cartoons FLOWERS, the finest sod most natu
ral ever shown, from 25c up to $ 10 a monture.
2000 Trimmed Hats, from 50c to $5, all the latest
250 stylish Hats, $5. 9A, $3, worth 810 to $15.
200 Elegant Imported Paris and Leghorn Bats at
from $10 to $25 each, at least 85 per cent.
less than ever before offered.
Bargains in Black Silks.
SI. SI 25, $1 50. up to $5 per yard.
500 pes. Silks and Satins, 40c, 50c, 60e and op
ward. In all the desirable shades, cut on the
bias for trimming.
Russian Lace Setts and Collars.
IVoveltles in Ires Trimmings.
Fringes, Buttons, expressly manufactured and Im
ported for us.
PRICES 13 THE CITY.
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