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THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL-SATUEDAY, DECEMBER 22, 1883.
MTl'KOAY. : IlEt'EMBKR 22. !W3.
PUOTKCTIOSINT (OSCWiMOXS.
Tlio friends of tariff" reform liave clear
foreshadowing of coming success in the ro
rent chano of policy on the part of the
protectionists. Jt was an axiom with
Abraham Lincoln that it is a dangerous
policy to swap horses when crossing a
t-tream; yet that is the policy to which the
protectionists find themselves reduced.
So urgent are the arguments used ly the
leirifr reformers, that it is found necessary
ly the monopolists to surrender a part of
their system in the hope of being able to
secure the rest. No longer is it asserted
that there must not be a tariff for revenue
with incidental protection, but a tariff for
protection with incidental revenue. The
time for such high and mighty claims the
protectionists perceive lias gone by. The
question w ith them is now what is to lie
given up? what is to be thrown overlioard
to save the ship? whose horses are to be
HWiipped while crossing u stream that is
full of danger? The dilliculty is, that
whatever interest the protectionists con
clude to give tip will consider it
self ill-used, and when given up, having
no further advantages from protection, it
will no longer struggle -for a protective
system from which it receives no advan
tage. Worse than this, there is danger
that, finding itflclf deserted and sacrificed,
it may join in tho cry against the men and
the system that have proved treacherous
to it. Here is where Lincoln's prophecy
of danger proves true, and a swapping
policy proves to be as dangerous a trade
ns swapping horses. The Ixmisiana press
is already compluiuing with bitterness at
the injustice and ingratitude of those pro
tectionists who are ready to agree to a
lowering of the sugar duties. Besides
Fiignr there is a weakening in other points,
11 willingness U admit at a low duty many
Kinds of raw material, and to enlarge con
siderably the number of articles to be ad
mitted free of duty. How far this change
.f policy is going may be judged of by-the
lai t that the protection of American ship
ping which lias protected the American
foreign carrying trade from the ocean is to
be surrendered. The St. IOuis (7oit isoneof
the most ardent supporters, "through thick
iinil thin," of the party that constructed and
maintains the high tariff system, yet we
lind it advocating, in hist Tuesday's issue,
changes for which the Ai'i'EAi. and the
tariff- reformers generally have strongly
contended. The Ghbe't article cites from
the recent report made by the P.ureau of
Statistics, the fact that "American ship
ping continues steadily on the decline,"
und that "it wubad enough last year, and
now it is worse than it was then," and
that it is evidently only a question of time
w hen it wi'.l disappear altogether, but that
it seems as it' something will be done this
winter, a bill to that effect having been in
troduced into the House by Mr. IHngley,
if Maine, "who is on general principles a
protectionist," a phrase that indicates
division between partial protectionists and
"whole hog" protectionists. Many sup
porters of the protective tariff1, the t;h,,e
adds, consider that no violence is
lone to the protective doctrine "by
giving relief to an industry which is
being effectually stamped out of exist
ence by the prevailing laws." Will Mr.
Jfourli and his disciples on the shipping
question acquiesce in this "stamping-otil
a ic-w" of their favorite notions? l'.vidently
we may look foran early and stroni; division
in the protective camp, and wheu protect
ive fall out justice will get its own. Onr
St. bonis conl. -iiij.orary proceeds to ac
knowledge that protection cannot drive
uway competition upon the ocean ns it
does on the land ; that to attempt to dis
I iniiiinte ngainst foreign vessels by pro
hibiting them to cany merchandise to and
from our polls, noiiM lead to retaliation
u the purl of loicigu governments which
it would be foolish to provoke; that chip
ers and ship builders must be put on a
plane approaching that of other nations;
that the ships which cost least and olfer
Iho lowest rates will get tho business;
therefore, "unless Americans are permit
led, like other people, to buy their ships
in the cheapest market, they labor under a
groat disadvantage ; also that their lomiage,
Inxcs, hospital dues and gratuities to dis
charged teamen are greater than those of
their competitors that these disadvan
tages have about crushed our shipping
that the remedies are simple and involve
the admission of ship building material
free of duty; that, although the price of
labor here is higher than elsewhere, there
sire probably compensating features to off
net this obstacle and keep our ship yards
busy. At all events, our people must have
cheap ships to compete successfully, and
if they cannot build them asecouomicallv
iis others, they must buy them - from
abroad. The American sailor is disap
pearing, and it will be worth much to
bring him back and gain something from
which the navy ian be reconstituted. The
plan of giving bounties is condemned for
good reasons, and the American people
will never approve of it. At all event,
other plans must first be tried, lor "the
best way to move a man who is bound
band and foot, and is willing to
walk, is to cut his bonds ami give
liim a chance." The habitual readers of
the A itki. will almost think the argu
ments of the protectionist Glole had been
taken from its columns, so identical are
they with those the Arrr.Ai. has often pro
hented in its pleas for tariff reform. If the
concessions of the protectionists can go as
far as wi'here lind, so early as this in tho
contest, how much further they may go,
who can tell? There is clearly ample oil'
our.igement for the reformer to persevere
jsnd to redouble his efforts, and the oxer-
lion of all his vigor will be wanted, for it
must be remembered that nil these prof
fered concessions arc mado onlv under
pressure, and will be at once withdrawn if
the reformers relax their efforts or lose or
lecroaso in their teal.
NTATF. IIOXFftTY AM A XORI.E
4 IIARII,.
Among other good works done b? that
eminent philanthropist, Mr. l'eabody, be
Jeft a large fund, the interest of which is
paid annually to schools, w here tho means
( giving education to the citizens are very
limited. The Southern States are profiting
largely by this fund, and thousands of
citizens owo to it an important portion of
the education thev have received, of
course to deprive so noble a charity of any
portion of its resources, to take from the
fund a portion of the wealth devoted to so
commendable an object would bo to cur
tail its power of doing good, and the loss
of every dollar so, abstracted would be the
loss of education to a number of children,
in proportion to the amount of loss. That
every state and every citizen of a Slate re
cciving benefit from this fund should
in every way resinnt and protect
it, will be regarded as an evidently ublig.i
torv duty and a proper expression of grat-
ittido. Hut not only has protection beeu
denied, but the fund itself lias been re
duced by State refusal to pay an important
portion of the money duo from the State
concerned to the fund. The Jackson
Miss.) Clarion informs its readers that,
during the last ollieial year, the Tealssly
Vund distributed $175,000 among tho
Southern States in aid oi education, of
w hich Mississippi received $H0) in addi
tion to what had been dispensed from the
name source in previous years. The Tea-
body Fund amounts to S,0tX),OH, ltil,000
if which are Slate of Mississippi PUnters
T.auk bonds, and $14:1,000 Florida builds;
these bonds, amounting as they do to
5007,000, form a very important part of
the PcalMidv Fund, yet the Stale of
Mississippi, in faith in which these bonds
were taken, pays neither interest or
principal, and thus the Fealiody Fund is
deprived of the power to do one-third tho
good the generous donor intended and
gave tho means for. The CYurtuii says that
the trustee of the Pcahody Fund, in their
. annual statement, criticise and censure the
. fctate for its failure to pay what is duo. to
tho detriment of a good and noble work,
ltoth Uov. Stone and tiov. Lowrv were
urged by them to call the attention of the
State Legislature to the duty of making
provision to pay what was due to the fund,
but neither Governor did so. Year by
year, says tho Clarion, in the reabodv re
ports 'these bonds are alluded to and a
special appeal made for their payment
thus year after year Mississippi is ex
liibited as wanting in honor, and stigma
tized as a defaulter and repudiator."
This is a matter of too much im
portanco, the same paper believes,
to be neglected; if the claims are
.;.' it should be so pronounced,
i. iu "-it ill possible relief should
i,.-.... . I i . . .. ; .. :i "ink bonds, uot
withstanding the highest judicial decisions
to the conliary, the Clarion says, are gen
erally regarded as invalid and their repu
diation by the State as proper. The Clari
on adds: "The bonds whose payment id
a iked by the trustees of the Peabody
Fund are those of the Planters Bank, the
validity of which is conced d by many
who have most carefully investigated the
subject." An amendment to the State
constitution was made, the Clarion contin
lies, "for the purpose of hereinafter elim
inating the question from politics or legis
1 ition, but the question continues to in
trude itself, and we think demands the
attention of the next legislature.
We are of opinion that the matter de
mands the earnest and thoughtful
attention of the Legislature and the
State." This suggestion of the Clarion
is creditable to its regard for the
State's good name, but there is another
way of looking at the subject, and that is
t') regard the claims of the Peabody Fund
from a different standpoint to that of the
claims of speculators who have bought de
preciated bonds in the hope of getting par
for them. If postjioning the general
question of the validity of the bonds the
State would annually devote as much
money to educational purposes as is due
to the fund, and distribute the money as
the trustees recommend, the children of
the poor would not be robbed of the edu
cation they ought to receive because the
State and itfl creditors are squabbling
about the validity or invalidity of certain
bonds. The sacred and patriotic nature of
the Peabody Fund puts it out of the mere
grounds of financial understandings and
disputes, and the money that the State
was resonsible for when the Peabody
Fund was originated, and the benefits of
which Mississippi is itself receiving, ought
to be restored to the educational purposes
for which it was intended. If that can
not be done directly while unsettled bonds
are argued about, it should be done in
directly in the way we suggest, the trus
tees of the fund agreeing to give the State
full credit for the money, the disposal of
which was subjected to tlieir recom
mendation. 4'IIASIUEM IS CALIFORNIA.
According to the statements of a Cali
fornia correspondent of the New York
Pott, that State, as a producer, is in a con
dition of transition, and has been so ever
since the United Siates flag floated over it.
A little more than a century ago the Span
ish found the land tenanted by wild In
dians; they introduced cattle and sheep,
and the missions cultivated a few grapes,
which were almost the sole eatable vege
table production. Then came a trade of
exchanging furs and hides and tallow from
the herds of cattle that had multiplied,
for guns, powder and rum. The discovery
of gold, in IH'yO, quickly stopped this trade;
passengers, provisions and lumber arrived,
gold was carried away. The flour that was
consumed came from Sew York. When
a settler began to clear a farm on the
Sacramento, he was regarded as crazy
and laughed at. Now the harbors are
yearly crowded with ships that take away
tho vast yield of the bounteous wheat
fields, the plow having succeeded the pick
ax. There are now signs that the era of
wheat exportation is almost over, and that
the cultivation of it will be limited to sup
plying the home market and what can
reach New Orleans and Galveston by rail
road for exportation to Kit rope. The
water lines will be driven out and suc
ceeded by land carriage, in which the
Chesapeake and Ohio railroad will take an
inportant part, carrying products to New
port News, New Orleans and Galveston,
uid bringing back immigrants on low
onus, which will give the labor lost by
he absence nt the Chinese. Hut the time
is near when wheat will become a minor
matter of export. Iti Oregon, Montana and
Dakota wheat cultivation improves the
soil, in California it deteriorates it. In
the near future California will become a
and of fruits and vines, and the vine
yards, the vine-dressing and the merry
vintage will bring into existence a sort of
new France. Where 1, 000,000 spendthrift
niericans are living, ;!0,000,000 active,
saving, tireless Frenchmen would build up
vast wealth from tho kindly soil. In the
southern districts the lemon and the
orange yield their welcome fruit, and they,
added to the extensive vintages that will
n a while fill half the collars of the world,
will help to keep up the fame of California
for riches long affer the search for gold is
iveu up, and the sharp blows of the
st imping-machines have ceased from the
hills, and the glow of the sntelting-lires
from the villages are succeeded by the
songs and merry-making of the happy vin.
tae season.
PERSONAL.
r..u:o Ki rein-swoon, the richest man iu
tl s i i-ii i n . iK worth e-1l,ll.l. Ilia father. Mr.
t'lurke, went to New South Wales, with u few
thousMiid MiiimU mm bought fund where the i-ily
Mclhoui nv iitu-rward whb built.
i'KTrii Ai.'.f.knon Bkows, son of the
Oueen's John ftitiwn, it reported to he eugitg-cd to
.Miss l it'Vehiiitl, ot V inciiuittti. He is vomit, well-
bred mid 'inoxes in excellent ein-les. ' The
ifueen wants to knight him for hi I'uttier.
.Iamrs Goitnox Iikxxbtt is said by per
il, who hiie H'PH him iu lnrie lately to have be
come preinetiiit-ly ol'l. llis hair in turning!
gray iimf he is n sluw and prei-ise in movement
as an old man." Iliit i-hiel uuiuseincnt uow is
hllcrurut.
Skxoi: Soi ti.Do, who turns up in Wash
ington ns tho Minister from Veneiucla, in ihe
lather of A . M. Sotetdo, the young- geiitlcimin
who lost hi. life while iryinjr to regulate the edi
torial manaireuieiit of tho H ashiniftuii iVp.-Wu-oa
from the outside.
John G. Whittikr was seventy-six
ye-w-s old on .Monday. Ihe day wns spent in a
imi't way - the venerable poc-l at Ills home, in
l.iuvi-rs. Many friends, stiiiimsinir him to be at
hi. re-idence in Hoston, railed at I lie Hotel VViu-
tlirop to lay their rosiievU.
Mi:s. I.axotiiy's engagement in Wash
ington City was by no means a tinanetal success,
though .he mndo social hit iu securing Senator
liayard a an escort. Ihe indications are that
the Lily has Fuitcc'.-d about all the juice out of
the American orange. Fallow Australia awaits
her.
Iavai:ia is the country for that oxem
tar of American trail and iinrudenee. .1. Warren
ieil'er. They have ju-t sent an editor to iail over
therefor piling the king- some friendly advice.
Kcit'cr savs he has great contempt for the pre...
He should pool his issues with the idiotic bava
rian munnrch.
Tu k venerable Campbell Wallace is the
president of Ihe llntlroait I'oimnission of the
.stale of tleorgia. II? was placed in this high
position by Ihe railroads ot the Mate, because he
was nu experienced railroad oflicinl. He says
that there is no trouble in that State between the
people and the road-.
Mme. la I;.i:onisi: ik KoTitscitii.i) has
bought a clock and two camiclahras of the style of
Louis V I. for lor'.iin tVan-. This souvenir is in
tended as a present to ihe Princesse Ametie d'tlr
Icaus, daughter of Ihe fount ile Paris, and was
part of the ornamental furniture of the Palais
Hovel before the revolution.
So Jok Knows," w rites a Cleveland
..- r correspondent, 'is being denominated the
slave-gang Senator, because he has a lot of peni
tentiary convicts who work iu his coal mines in
ticorgia. They isi-i him loss than SJlt a year
at'iece.and I warrant you they haveto work hard,
for itrown was brought up to labor.'
Gkx. Fr.i.ix An rs, of the Ikiltimore
A moticoh, announces that he will s.wvn publish
another thrilling war story. The scene will be
laid in the Slti-nandonh Vallev, and a graphic
description will be given of Sheridnn's famous
role in ihe fourth chapter, lien. Annus wit
nessed that historic, pel lormance himself.
Mit. low Piatt's struggle with the
Xew York managers is becoming serious. Al
though that gentleman has written au entirely
original American opera, and has been in town
three weeks with it under his arm, there are. it id
undersliHol, no immediate sigm ol its produc
tion, hverybody speak well of Ihe work at a
sate distunce.
Col.. Isaac llll.l, of Ohio, is to lie as
sistant sergeant at-arms of the House, lie is a
iitecr compound of 'siort." .teainlMiat mate and
Western hunter. Ile talks like the old cootiskin
fellows in Kmcrson Henr.elt's novels. Ile used
to be Ihe parly "whip" under John 4t. Thompson,
bis business In-ing to hunt up strayed liemocratie
members of the House wheu there was to be a
close vote.
At a luncheon partv o' Sir Ponald Cur
rie'a yacht, ia the harbor of lotenhagcn. Air.
Tennyson, in conversation with the Kmpress of
Kussia and Ihe Princess of Wales, is Mid to have
a--kd by what title he ought rightly to address
those ladies. " I uo not know," he said, "what
I ought to call you." "Oh." said the princess,
"there is no dilti'-ulty; .Minnie and A lee, to be
sure." It was a iukk answer, and surely a pretty
one.
Is l'Xt the AbbeTessier had found in
Normandy a youth who was strongly interested
iu natural history: and gave an account of him
to tieofTroy. to which the young; man added a
communication describing some of his research
e: . tieoflroy wrote hack to the youth: "t'oiue to
Paris without delay: eome. assume the place of
another l.inno'us, and become another founder of
natural history." The youth came, and thus was
opened the career ol the illustrious tlcorge
Cuv ii r.
Thhoimikk Tii.ton is living quietly in
the Cfuartier Latin. Pari., near the School of
Fine Alts, encaged busily in literary work.( "I
have not had a vacation for many years." he
says. "I have my oi-olios full of unhnished
work. It struck me that if I could get away into
some Muiut nook like this, 1 should find opinirtu
nity to complete what I have begun. I may re
main here ail winter, with Ihe exception of a lit
tle, v isit to Ivomc. 1 am quite alone, both of nir
nairied daughters uuw being iu t'bioage.'
Anoi'T the busiest man in the I'nitcd
States is William Cornell .lewett. formerly known
as "foltwado" Jeweltr He is a well-preserved,
lithe man on the sunny side of sixty, and be is as
full of energy as a beaver- llis first wife was a
daughter ol Commodore Harrison, llis present
wtle is the daughter of a prominent banker of
Krankfort, tiermauy. Mr. Jewelt is determined
to buiid a new railway line from New York to San
Francisco. Tabor, of Colorado, ia helping him.
and r'urope is oipvoted to provide Ihe bulk of the
capital.
Heavy Libel !(.
IIktroi-, Pet-ember 21. Ijist year lr.
Macleod, demonstrator of anatoinv in the
medical department of tho State Vniver
sity, and a distinguished surgeon and phy
sician, was charged with adulterous rela
tions with a lady patient from Canada,
who sought his advice, the publication be
ing made in the Eerning A'cv'S, an after
noon paper of this city. The doctor sued
out a j.ibel against the "paper, which it un
dertook to justify bv a jurv, which ren
dered a verdict of .V,000. "TheraM was
appealed to the Supreme Court, which this
morning affirmed the judgment of the
court beU . .
THE PRESIDENCY.
What Mr. Morrison, or Illinois, is Dolus
to Help His Candidacy for the Demo
cratic Nomination.
Mr. Blaine, Seemingly a (Juiet Spectator
of Events, is Really Planning and
Plotting for 1S84.
Gen,
Logan a Very Formidable Candi
date for the Nomination at
Chicago.
"BILL" M0HE1S0.
Aeeasxsd orShaplng-Thlnc n tbe) Mouse
With m Vlw ia Ids CuUtlcj .
WABiiixaTox, December 20. Special to
the Cincinnati Commrraal Gazttle: The
presentation by Mr. Morrison of the ad
journment resolution, naming Monday as
the day, practically announcing that the
list of committees would not be ready till
then, is accepted as evidence that the
Sneaker has his hands full of serious work.
The prominent members on the Demo
cratic side, as well as those who believe
they are prominent, areengaged in a lively
Htruggle for recognition. Already H has
placed Mr. Morrison in a Democratic storm
center, as the Speaker has for some days
denied himself to almost every one but
Morrison, and it has put the latter before
his side of the House as the one mainly re
sponsible for the advice on which the
Speaker has acted.
Quite a number who have sufficient in
formation to cause the belief that they are
to be what they ca l "left," are beginning
to sneer at Mr. Morrison for his Presi
dential aspirations, of which they pretend
to see abundant evidence. They say be is
becoming dignified, silent and mysterious,
under the spell which is creeping over
him, and already his Presidential boom
has received a decided check. The scheme
of adjourning Monday is well arranged to
prevent much of an outbreak, for in the
first place a largw number of members will
not be able to resist the temptation to start
home this week, and in the next place it
was agreed that no business should be in
order after the announcement of the com
mittees, and so there will be two weeks
without a session, where members might
eather and rehearse their woes. In this
time a good many will cool down several
degrees.
Another View or "Rill" Morrison" Am
bition. Special to the New York Tribune: "Xo
man need expect to get decent recognition
unless he is willing to say that 'Bill' Mor
rison is his candidate for the Presidency"
said a Southern Democrat to-day, who ex
pected a place on a prominent committee
which he finds he is not to receive. He
continued: "You need not be surprised if
little Perry Belmont secures the chairman
ship of Foreign Affairs, after all, instead
of Cox who deserves it and is dying to
have it. I think Carlisle wants to appoint
Cox, but Belmont is for Morrison for Pres
identat least Morrison thinks he is and
so, of course, Morrison is for Belmont.
When the committees are announced, you
will find that all the Morrison men are iu
good places." Other Democrats talk in a
like strain. One of them said: "I am for
the nomination of 'Joe' McDonald, and
when 1 voted for Carlisle I supposed he
was; but it seems that he is willing to let
Morrison helphiniself all he can at the
expense of the AfciT&nald men."
This remark seems unjust to the Speak
er, who is regarded as a sincere man, and
who is also looked upon as friendly to Mr.
McDonald's aspirations. The lielief is gen
eral, however, and to all appearances well
founded, that Col. Morrison is exerting a
most powerful influence in the composi
tion of the committees. So great, indeed,
that every man who suffers disappoint
ment will abuse him as the author of it,
w bile every man who is satisfied will give
Speaker Carlisle the credit.
HOSTILITY TO Mil, RASIVU.I..
But Col. Morrison is not the only Dem
ocrat in the House who aspires" to the
Presidency. A good many of the men who
favor theappointment of Mr. Blackburn
as chairman of the Appropriation Com
mittee, declare that to give Mr. Bandull
tho place is not only to olfer him the op
portunity he covets" to prevent tariff legis
lation, but also greatly to promote his pros
pects as a Presidential candidate, Some of
them say: "As chairman of Appropiia
tions Kandall will bo able so to strengthen
himself with the so-called 'business inter
ests' oi the country, by obstructing tariff
legislation, ns to gain their solid support in
tho National Convention and by paring
dow n the appropriation bills to proclaim
himself as the apostle of 'economy' in the
administration of the government."
"JIM" 1ILAIXE,
Ln.vlns; HhcIc In IllarHinosI Pears. In
Hvjjklly Hie .Msa lor tlie Kcpitblicuiiii.
Special to the New York World: A
prominent Blaine Kepitblican said to
night: "Do you know -Mr. Blaine is tbe
absolute master of the political situation
so far ns the Kepublicans are concerned ?
He is sitting back quietly studying the
political field, perfectly confident that the
Republican leaders must come to him in
the end."
"Is it true that Blaine intends to go to
the National Convention in Chicago as a
delegate?"
"lie maw At least it suits his purpose
well enough to have it so understood. The
mere mention of the fact has been enough
to take all tho color from t he faces of the
other candidates. The political situation
is regarded by Mr. Blaine as a very pecul
iar one. Ho does not regard the fiepubli
can chance as a particularly good one, and
believes that if the Democrats should pur
sue a conservative policy this w inter and
nominate a man of sound views upon the'
tariff question they would have long odds
in their favor. Now Blaine is not a candidate
and would not consent to take the nomi
nation from the National Convention un
less his terms of unconditional and hearty
support from all the Bepubliean leaders
should le given him. There is a general
fear of Blaine among tbe Republican lead
ers, and this fear is bringing them over for
the purpose of securing harmony. Grant
and Ixigan aro now friendlv to Blaine.
Conkling alone is not. That was all stuff
about his consenting to a reconciliation
w ith Blaine. He is out of politics, and
will not be counted in our present consid
eration. I take it for granted that Blaine,
Grant and Ixigan are in harmony upon the
one ground of their opposition "to the re
nomination of Arthur. Bevoud that there
need be no alliance. In the end everv-
thing must come to Blaine s hands. But
Blaine will not accept unless he is begged
to take up the Republican forlorn hope."
"Is that not a neouliar wav of nuttin' it ?
Conventions are not in the habit of beg
ging candidates.
"It will be true in this case. Yon will
witness this spectacle when June arrives,
and Blame will not consent to lead the
tight unless all his old foes bend their
knees to him in loyal allegiance."
'"Hut politicians do not kneel easily."
"Well, thev bad better begin nrnct'itting.
then, because they will need Mr. Blaine to
such an extent when June comes that
thev will be readv to give any terms Mr.
limine demands.
The above is the breeziest claim that has
vet been made in the interest of anv can
didate.
JOHXXY LOUAN'S
CniMlia'jtry for the Kcnnlicjn Tioxnlna
I ion In I HH4 - II I Opponent.
Special to the New York Herald: Many
signs concur to show that the sttuirle in
tbe Republican party next year will be
between President Arthur and Mr. Blaine.
By this it is not intended to sav that Mr.
Arthur is a candidate for the Presidential
nomination anv more than it is pretended
that Mr. Blaine is a candidate. Mr.
Blaine's friends assert pointedly that ha
will not have the nomination on any
terms, air. Arthurs lriends say they
nave no Knowledge in the matter, hut they
say thev believe if the partv would agree
to nominate torn he could be more easily
and certainly elected than anv other can
didate now thought of. The Republican
summon at this time is very singular. .Mr.
Arthur was nominated in ISNOasthe. "ma
chine" candidate. Ho was the favorite of
tien. til-ant in the interest of the then
Senator Conkling, and was so liereely
hated bv the anti-Conkling Kepublicans
all over the couutry that his nomination
for the Vice-Presidency almost produced a
mutiny. A number of furious Republi
cans were quieted only by tbe reflection
that lion, tiarrteld was a young and vigor
ous man, and that the Vice-President had
not even a remote chance of the succession.
That was in the summer of lsso, less
than three years and a half ago. To-day
tbe machine leaders in the party have al
most as strong a dislike of President A r
thtir as the other set bad wheu he was
nominated. So strong is this antipathy
that tien. tirant is ojienly quoted in pre
ferring eren Mr. Blaine to Mr. Arthur: and
as to Mr. Conklinc ho does not conceal bis
dislike of the President, with whom he
has for some time ceased to lie on even
terms of acquaintanceship. Gen. tirant,
Mr. Conkling and Mr. Blaine arc said bv
their several friends to be united in their
approval of the candidacy of Vien. I-ogsn,
and Logau is thus the machine and anti
administration caHdiiiute.
;ks. um;ax's camuiiai v.
How much of a joke tien. l.oymn"s can
didacy is remains to be seen. It is not a
joke with the general, and it may turnout
something like a tragedy. 11 is term in the
Senate will expire March 3, and he
has, therefore, Wfore him the problem of
securing a Presidential nomination next
June without, in the meantime, flinging
away his chances for re-election to the
Senate in the winter in case he should not
become President- There are people who
say that it was cruel of Gen. Grant and
Mr. Blaine to expose Gen. Logan to temp
tations which may, unless he shows the
moat skillful generalship, land him where
those who attempt to sit on two stools at
the same time too often land.
It is odd that of the three Senators who
composed the notorious "Senatorial third
term syndicate" in 1879 and 1SS0 Mr.
Conkling is already iu private life; Mr.
Ikmald Cameron has ao entirely lost inter
est in politics that he is "pending tbe
winter in Kurope, and is not believed to
have any hopes of a re-election, his term
also expiring March. 1885; Gen. Logan,
the third member of the syndicate, turns
up as the anti-administration candidate
for the Presidency, with Gen. Grant and
M . Blaine as his ostensible backers, and
with a grave possibility of losing the meat
of the Senatorship while he is trying to
seize the big shadow of a Presidential
nomination.
WHERE THE STBCGGLB IS.
- The contest between the Grant-Blaine-Legan
combination and the administration
represents, in point of fact, a straggle be
tween the old .and more or less used-up
party leaders, who aim to regain control,
and the more conservative part, which is
well satisfied with Mr. Arthur's prudent
and unadventurous administration, sees
that he has given and is giving great satis
faction to the country, sad is pleased to
see that the eternal and disgusting politic
al squabbles which disfigured and dis
graced the administration of Grant, Hayes
and Garfield have ceased under Mr. Ar
thur. Those Republican leaders who object to
Mr. Arthur do not hesitate to acknowl
edge that he has made a good President for
the country, but they say that he is a
"poor President for the party." That
means, of course, that he has not advanced
their political fortunes ; that he does not use
orlices as party plunder ; that he has given
the country rest from injurious and mean
excitements. He has neither rewarded
friends nor punished enemies, they say,
and such a man quietly doing his duty to
me country ana making an honest and
economical administration, in their belief,
injures his party.
IF THE "DiCMOCKATS BLUNDER.
If those who think thus control the Chi
cago con vention it is certain that they w ill
not. nominate ai r. A rtnur. W nether they
will nominate Gen. Loean is another Ques
tion which depends on the way in which
tbe Democrats conduct themselves in
Congress between now and next June.
J here are already some sums of a stron!
disposition among the Ieniocrats in the
House to liegin a career of demagoguing
such as will both disgust and alarm the
country. One or two extremely silly reso
lutions nave oeen cnoKeu on Dy the watch
ful care of sensible Democratic leaders.
and it is possible that the timely discipline
of a caucus may prescribe a policy which
win Keep down those who would get it
into trouble. But if, between now and
next J une, the Democratic prospects should
become so poor as to give the now hope
less Republicans a belief that they could
carry the country, poor Gen. Logan may
lind formidable competitors in the con
vention.
But in that case even the contest will
still be between the Grant-Blaine-Logan-Cameron-Conkling
combination, aiming to
reinstate themselves in control of the party
and to secure forthemselves a new lease of
life, and that part of the partv which has
got tired of these old war horses and pre
fers other leaders, a different spirit and
very different objects.
LOUISIANA DEMOCRACY.
Tito J'lntrorin Adopted A Her an Acri
monious Isiscnsalon.
The Lottery Company Denounced and
nuppi imuu irnaowiru.
Baton RouoE.December21. The sneeial
Committee on Resolutions submitted a
majority and minority rewrt to the Demo
cratic State Convention yesterday. Among
the resolutions of the minority is one de
claring that the Louisiana Lottery Com
pany is corrupting the morals of the peo
ple, and is a disturbing element in the
politics of the State, and favors the adop
tion of a constitutional amendment abol
ishing and prohibiting lotteries in the
State forever.
Boatney offered a substitute, which was
adopted, declaring hostility to the entire
principle of lottery dealings. The consti
tution .declares gambling to be a vice, vet
encourages that vice in its worst form, not
only inciting to breaches of faiUi and em
bezzlement in efforts to"get rich on a turn,
out demoralizing society, corrupting poli
tics and impeding legislation, and we de
mand that the Icislature to be chosen at
the ensuing election shall enact such legal
measures as are necessary for tlieir sup
pression. The platform adoped refers to the de
plorable condition of tbe State under the
rejonstruction.congrattilatesthe people up
on its present prosperous condition under
the progressive policy of the Democratic ad
ministration ; that ttie public schools ot the
State demand the fostering careot the gov
ernment, and though much has been
achieved for their promotion, a great deal
more must lie done to render the public
schools etiicient. so as to confer the benefit
of education equally upon the children of
every race, amijopposes monopolies of all
kinds.
After the adoption of Boatner's amend
ment, (riven above. Marston. of Red River
parish, demanded an opportunity to olfer
oincr amendments.
The demand being ' refused, be said he
would not. accept such a platform, and
withdrew from the hall in disgust.
'I'lio TYioirti-ttv raiust rr ilulfn.i.i ,t.l.
Boatner's amendment, was adopted by a
vote, mainly of tho McKnery faction, of
yeas, i'iti ; nays, '.17 ; blank, Ctii.
An acrimonious discussion preceded the
adoption oi the platform.
Stoner, of I just Feliciana, attacked the
majority report. He commented se
verely upon certain acts of the Democratic
administration, as the land grab, peniten
tiary lease, fees paid lawyers employed by
the State, etc.
Col. Breaux and Maj. Burke replied to
Stoner. The former explained his connec
tion with tbe land cases before the United
States Supreme Court. The latter sought
to vindicate the -Mcr-nery administration
against the charges.
The convention adjourned tine die.
THE EMMA B0XD TRIAL.
Clement! and Pettno on the KtnndW lint
Thejr Say.
St. Ixii is, December 21. The cross-
examinntion of Clemcnti in the Bond trial
was very thorough and long, but he bore
it unflinchingly, and adhered to his direct
testimony. 1 lus contradicts m some par
ticulars several witnesses for the prosecu
tion, especially as to his whereabouts dur
ing the afternoon the outrage was com
mitted : but positively maintained that he
was riding and sleeping in a wagon in the
widow Pettus's yard from 2:30 toCo'clock.
and that he saw" John C. Montgomery and
I.eeJPettus at the house of Mrs. Pettus
during the afternoon and within the hours
during which the outrage was alleged to
have been done.
The lirst witness this morning was Lee
I'ettus. lie went over about the same
trround as Clementi vestenlav. station thnt
he was at home all day, and was in the
wagon with Clementi part of the evening:
that John C. Montgomery was at the
house ior dinner and supper : that he was no
nearer the schoolhouse that day than his
mother s house; he had nothim; to do. di
rectly or indirectly, with the outrage upon
Miss Iiond. That day, when she came to
Ins mother s house at night, she told them
she had been outraged by two tramps in
dark clothes and white shirts. Witness
then described how they took Miss Bond
home, her statement to her father, and
how he, with Clementi and his mother, on
tho way home, roused several neighbors
and told them about the matter. After
reaching home lie went to the school
house, where quite a crowd had assem
bled. He told what the crowd did. He
saul Swick and llemlein told him Cle
menti and Montgomery had confessed,
and told him if he (witness) knew any
thing ho had better confess. 1I told
them he did not know anything, and posi
tively uenicu tne trulli ot the convict
M versa testimony.
The witness w as cross-examined for an
hour, but the direct testimony was not
broken.
Mrs. John C. Montgomery was the next
witness. She testified that on the dnv of
the outrage she took dinner and anp'per
with the Pettus family, and stated that
uer nusbantl. John Monte-ornery. Clement
and lee Pettns were there that day and
evening, oorroliorating the testimony of
Clementi and Pettus.
Mrs. Montgomery continued her testi
mony at the afternoon session. She was
very closely cross-examined regarding the
whereabouts of Clementi and Pettus that
afternoon, and its to Miss Bond's presence
in the house, but the evidence was so
clearly identical w ith that of the other de
fendants that the prosecution failed to
niaKe any points oil her.
.
Eminent nest Ira I Testimony.
19 Eist TniRTT-itcesp gTitrnT, 1
Nk Vhkk, March IS, lSfsi. 1
I have used Allcock's Porous Plasters in
my practice with remarkable success, and
found them peculiarly efficacious when
applied to the liack ior weak spine and
nervous exhaustion; they afford almost
instant relief in coughs, "colds ami liver
complaint. I cordially recommend them
as tho best and safest "plaster ever made,
and would caution the public against the
numerous other so-called Porous Plasters
that arc sought to be palmed off on a cred
ulous public ; ttiey are worthless and otten
times dangerous. ,
ROBERT 8. SEWTOX, M.D.. L.K.S.L.,
Late Chef de Cliniqne Hospital for Piseases of the
Throat and Chest, Medical Officer to the London
Hospital, Cliiieal Assistant Kural London Oph
thalmic tltsqiitat. Assistant tu the llnspit.il tor
liiseases ot the bain, ioadoa. CoDsaiuns t'hrsi-
ctao aaa ciurseun.
When voti want the most carefully pre
pared and best plaster made, ask your
druvrgist tor Allcocit s I orous Plaster.
The Kaanbler in Bo Dancer.
St. Loris, Decemlier 21. The harbor
boat did not go the relief of the yacht
Rambler, aground below the city, as re
ported last night, the trip being consid
ered too hazardous. It was ascertained
that the Rambler and accompanying tug
are in no danger of being cut down by ice,
as they are ont of the channel, ' and the
people aboard can go ashore without dan
ger, if they desire.
Hoaerda Artel Pk
A noon THIXO.
Dr. Adam Miller, Chicago, 111., says I
have recommended Hosford's Acid Phos
phate to my patients, and have received
very favorable reports. It is one of the
very few really valuable preparations now
offered to the afflicted. In a practice of
thirty-five years I have found a few good
things, and this ia one ol them."
NEW PLATS.
Judge Barrett's Long-Advertised Com
edy of the "American Wife" a
Deserved Success. -
'The Pavements of Paris," Produced at
Nibhs, Xew York, a Play of
Great Promise.
Jeanne Granier In the Double Role of
"Brezette" and "Fanfrelache" A
Floating Theater Proposed.
"AS AMERICAS WIFE."
The Kew Comedy by Judge Barrett. ef
new lorn, wua a i i lie iseieeta, a rsne
ceaa. Xew York Tribune, Wednesday: The
heroine of the little comedy is a lady who
has left the society of her husband be
cause she believes he has been unfaithful
to her, and because she is sure that,
whether unfaithful or not, ho has wounded
her in soul, and has become obnoxious to
her in all respects. After bavins; thus de
serted her married mate she has met with
another man, seemingly more to her taste,
who loves her, and whom she loves in re
turn. But uer husband although be de
testa her, and is a libertine, a rake, and a
scoundrel is not disposed to tolerate this
convenient abandonment, for. the reason
that it inflicts a wound upon his vanity
and deprives him of her fortune. Accord
ingly he has pursued and discovered her
in a rural retreat, and he now commands
her to return to their home threat
ening that unless she obeys he
will seiza her child, of whom the law,
in such a case, would give him the
custodv. In this dilemma she wou':d be
compelled to yield to her cruel destiny
and return to the matrimonial bower, but
it is fortunately made known and proved
that her husband has, in fact, broken his
marriage vows, and, under a false name,
wedded and abandoned another woman ;
so that his wife is now legally entitled to
her divorce, and can contract a fresh mar
riage of course with the new aspirant to
her vacated affections. These persons
and facts, displayed against a background
of domestic commonplaces, are associated
with a villa residence somewhere up the
Hudson river the household of a retired
merchant, with several friends of himself
and family, being slenderly attached to
the main scheme of the piece.
Viewed as a lesson in morals and in law,
An American Wife may justly be desig
nated as a salutatary piece. Its author,
apparently, designs "to imply that married
persons ought not to bo constrained to an
association which has become hateful, and
that infidelity and physical violence are
not the only causes that should be held to
warrant and justify divorce. But, prob
ably considering the infirmities of human
nature and the complications of human
society it would not be possible to frame
any systemsof law whereby the individual
might, in every instance, find relief,sith
out otfenseto the public good. An injured
wife or an injured husband can, under
certain .circumstances, got free from the
matrimonial fetter. Somewhat to enlarge
the scope of those liberating circum
stances might be to assuage many griefs.
Much to enlarge it would make marriage
a farce, and destroy the institution of
family upon which, mainly, the fabric of
society rests. That there is need of the
wisest legislation on this subject; that a
woman (-or a man) may be unjustly and
cruelly oppressed by the matrimonial
yoke, and may deserve relief without
being able to "find it; and that court
ship and marriusrc are far too lightly
regarded in these days, are, seemingly, the
truths which underlie the structure of this
play, and which may be said to constitute
the moral drift of its author. The piece is
therefore salutary. "Many people heed a
song who will not heed a sermon;" and
many, doubtless, might by means of a
drama have their attention drawn to ques
tions of vital importance which otherwise
they would pass with heedless indiffer
ence. In the story, and afterward th play
of Man and Wife, for example, YVilkie
Collins rendered a great service to his gen
eration as well as to literature and art. .
Viewed as a play, on the other hand, An
American Wife misses its mark, through
dullness. , The strongest moral that ever
wa3 brewed will not avail to redeem that
defect in a dramatic composition. Virtue
on the stage, especially in modern plays,
is almost always brought into contempt by
being made insipid; and this is an injury
to the public, and not a benefit. Words
are inadequate to describe the mischief
which has been wrought by (for example)
the Madison Square Theater series of
goody dramas. Innocently wrought, of
course, but not less certainly, for all that !
Judge Barrett's play of ..IwitTicm Wife
has been built upon sucn lines of mere
didacticism that it rises but a little way
above the level of theatrical mediocrity.
The story is trite, the characters are color
less, the movement is slow, the dialogue is
monotonous, the culmination is tame, the
slender plot is encumbered with much
needless detail, ami the conclusion simply
amounts to this that a moral which no
body disputes is urged in a way for which
nbody cares. Scenes such as occur in
actual life colloquies about nothiug,frolios
at a picnic, domestic talks, much writing
and reading of letters, telegrams, etc. are
indeed presented. But the photography
of commonplaces is even less interesting
than moral precept. It ought not ever to
be needful to remind a writer for the stage
that only the essentially dramatic aspects
of life should be selected for a play, and
that even these should be combined ac
cording to a due regard for the delicate
exaggeration essential to inspiriting effect.
Judge Barrett has written with excellent
intention, and liko the scholar that he is
so well known to bo. But his moral ideas
and his legal lore are in excess of his dra
matic invention, and, however much his
play may instruct, it fails to delight.
"LE PAVE I)E PARIS,"
Translated and Adapted Tor tbe A merl
es Stage, Produced In .New York.
M. Adolphe Belot's melodrama Le Pare
de Paris, adapted and translated under
the title of Tlie Parementt of Pari, was
seen for the first time in this country on
Wednesday night at Xiblo's Theater. The
story of the play, though essentially com
monplat, is dexterously w orked up into
pleasing situations and brilliant climaxes
by the manner of action and the liberal
adjuncts' in tho way of stage properties
and scenic effects. "Marie," tlie heroine, is
the daughter of a wealthy countess, and
is sent into the provinces to be educated.
War breaks out, the Prussians invade the
district, and the child is supposed to have
perished in the general slaughter. Her
uncle w ill be the heir to a fortune in the
event of her death, and on-the covetous
nature of this uncle, Ihe necessary villain
to do the "removal" act and the future
welfare of "Marie" hinges the human in
terest in the play. It is the auxiliaries
only that possess merit in the first two
acts, but in the third the drama picks up
wonderfully, and the curtain goes down
on a good situation. The last act, how
ever, imparts cohesiveness and dramatic
unity to the piece, and gives assurance of
a successful run.
"FASFRELUCHE,"
As It was Produeed Last fsnndny at the
snaisssnes, I nris.
Paris special to the Xew York Herald :
Fanfrelurhe was produced at the Renais
sance last night, contrary to all Parisian
traditions against bringing out a new work
on Sunday. Perhaps the management was
afraid to produce the piece before a traie
talle de premiere. The plot and action was
involved, and at times almost incompre
hensible, but the music throughout is
lively, elegant, and very taking. Jeanne
Crranier, in the double role of "Brezette"
and. "Panfreluche," was animated and
charming. She changed her dresses,
which were' superb, everv ten minutes.
Her toilette in the second net consisted of
a charming white china silk bodice, em
broidered in relief with a hundred tiny
swallows with outspread wincrs. Her
bolero song, with a Castanet accompani-
. : .1... . .i -
iivm III in; oiii'i nib, w a--5 eilLllllsmaucUllV
applauded. M. Germain, as "Bijou," le
neyre, was excellent. When arrested and
carried off by the regent's police, he
offered a passive resistance, 'recalling the
expulsion of Bradlaugh from the House
of Commons. The opening and, closing
chorus, t'aofrelueJu ett une bonne Jille, is a
delicious air, and was hummed by a great
portion of tbe audience on leaving the
theater.
A FLOATIMj THEATER
Projerted bj a Company With Ample
Mesas to Pnsh It Into Hneeen.
A startling innovation is to be intro
duced into the histrionic world in the
shape of a floating theater company. A
certificate was tiled in the county clerk's
oilice in Xew York incorpoi aline the com
pany, of which the trustees are Mr. Win.
It. Stone. Mr. S. (Jonant Foster, of the firm
of Otis A Co., Mr. Ross C. Stone. Mr. Rob
ert W. Fryer and Mr. Sydney Xeergaard.
The company's capital is placed at $l,0tX,
000, to be divided into 100,000 shares. The
tirst boat, designed by Mr. li. M. Fryer, is
to be built on the catamaran principle,
and the structure will be supported by
two steel cylinders of twenty feet each.
The diiiieesioiis will lie 276 feet in length
by sixty-nix feet in width. The motive
Kwer will lie a compound engine of 210
horse-power, w bile the draught will be
seven and half feet State-room accom
modations for a company of 100 will be
provided, while the seaUng capacity of the
theater itself, including parquet! e and two
balconies, will be for 1500 people. The
parquette is to be on the front oi the Tea
sel, taking op a little more than one-third
of its length, and the stage will be
in the middle. The engine-room, state
rooms and dining-rooms and kitchen will
occupy the after part. The boat is to be
built by contract in this city, and will cost
$250,000. It is to rejoice in the title oi
the "Gladiator.'' "We have the sympathy
of some very eminent theatrical "people,
said one of the trustees last night. "I may
say that thev are enthusiastic on the sub
ject. Our objact is simply this: There are
2,000.000 people outside - i Xew York and
Brooklyn, distributed in towns of from
10,000 to 26,000 inhabitants, who have no
opportunity of witnessing a good per
formance without coming to the great
cities. This is always inconvenient on ac
count of ths late return at night. More
over, great actors will not go to small
towns. Do you think Booth would playj
in is e war it 7 - lie would positively decline
to do so. We shall visit such towns as
Newport, Albany, Newark, Paterson, Ston
ington and Fall River, anchor alongside
the dock, and give them a first-rate per
formance, such as could never be heard in
the miserably-appointed theaters of such
towns. We shall have a regular stock
company, who shall live on the boat all
the year round. The appointments of
the- theater will bo simply sumptuous.
All that art and modern theatrical im
provements can suggest will be found
on board the tiladiator. We shall rival
Wallack's and the Fifth Avenue in point of
completeness, while our company will be
a second Madison Square troupe," and con
ducted upon exactly the same principles
as those which govern that theater. We
can move from place to place during the
summer months, but we shall keep the
company in action 305 days in the year.
The cost of rnnning it will' not be nearly
so much as that of managing a theater on
land. There will be no land taxes, and
we can therefore afford to build a very fine
boat and a theater which will be one of
the beat in the world. This will be only
our first structure, and we shall not ven
ture upon the ocean with it. Later on we
shall have boats to take in the Delaware
and Chesapeake bays. .We shall elect our
officers about the beginning of next week,
and next spring we hope to be able to
launch the Gladiator."
A GHOST STORY
Spoiled by a Couple of Yonng Men and
a Lantern.
Stkwaktsville, N. J., December 17. On
what is known as the old road, standing
about 300 yards from the old burying-ground-s,
on the outskirts of this village, is
a dilapidated old house, one of the ancient
landmarks of this section. About the
middle of November strange noises were
heard to issue from its weather-lieaten
walls, and superstitious peoplesawstrange
lights dancing in the windows, and in
other ways convinced themselves that the
place was haunted. Some very sensitive
people claimed to have seen strange fan
tastic forms in stranger and more fantastic
attire holding high carnival in the place
at midnight, and in course of time the
gossips had invested it with all the weird
and unearthly traditions of "Alloway's
auld haunted kirk," or even worse places.
Children obliged to pass it on their way
to school invariably hugged the fences oil
the opposite side of the road, and even
grown people were glad to be away from it
as far as possible.
Sunday nit:lit beine an ausnicious one
for.investigation, according to the old le
gends, the moon shining through an oc
casional rift in the clouds and the wind
blowing in fitful gusts, two young men
started out fully prepared to meet "man
or devil," and determined to find out the
cause of the strange apparitions. They ar
rived on the grounds about 11:30 o'clock
and selected shelter in the corner of a
high board fence, which partially inclosed
the property on three sides. They watched
patiently for a couple of hours, and finally
invaded the place with a lantern for closer
inspection. They found that a harmless
ohl tramp had taken possession of the
place, ins occasional groans and grnnts
hail been magnified into demoniac shrieks
and his clumsy groping about in the dark
ness into midnight revels. At the armear-
ance of his visitors he shuttled ont through
a back door and took to tlie woods, and
the gossips at the country store have noth
ing icit to get irignteneu over.
OHIO MANUFACTORIES.
Their Condition Hurler; tbe Past Year
A Fa'orable Keport.
Ci .uvelanii, December 21. The lieriew
and Western M'tvliiniU to-morrow will pub
lish reports from the leading industrial
companies of Ohio concerning the condi
tion of the manufacturing interests during
1SS:5. The cities reporting are represented
in tne census as Having 6000 establish
ments, with an aggregate capital of 122.-
000,000, employing 120,000 hands, and
turning out products valued at S238,000,0tH).
A summary of the report shows that the
manulactunng industries of the State are
in a much better condition than is gener
ally supposed. The majority ran steadily
during tne vear, and the volume of busi
ness was about up to 1882. though profits
were less. Though there is discourage
ment in some quarters, tlie trreat maioritv
of the manufacturers'are very hopeful of
me luture. ihe number of new industries
established during the year was very large.
DID SOT SF.E THE LIGHTS.
Terrible Accident on the hlraso, II" r-
linstou aud Qitlnr-y Koatl.
Bciti.iXGTON, Ia., Decemlier 21. Pas
senger train No. 1, on tli Chicago. Bur
lington anil tjuincy road, ran into the
rear end ot passenger train iNo. at Glad
stone, 111., last evening, telescoping the
i unman car, wincn ignited and was cone
pletely destroyed. Richard Sommers. bu-
jierintendent of the dining-car service on
the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy rail
way, of Chicago, was instantly killed, and
the body burned almost bevond recogni
tion. Six other passengers were more or
leas injured, but none, probably, fatailv.
Two coaches were consumed. Ixiss about
$50,000. The engineer of No. 1 did not
sec the rear lights on No. 5.
A GAXG OP COUNTERFEITER'
Arrested at Tlnrennes, lad., and Spu
rions Coin Captured.
Yintenxes, December 21. At I o'clock
this morning Chief of Police MeBride and
Sheriff Kackley arrested a gang of coun
terfeiters. James Summers, the leader of
the gang, belongs in Sullivan county .where
he manufactures spurious coin. He came
here yesterday w ith a woman named M.
Measender, ostensibly to marry, but failed
to get a license, but they registered at a
hotel as man and wife. They took a room
together, where the officers arrested them
John Kilfail, a Democratic ex-official, and
James Hart, an ex-eonvict, both of this
city, were arrested for passinar counterfeit
money, w hich . they had bought oi Sum
mers. Summers had $134 of the coin on
his person when arrested.
FIRE AMOSLUATICS.
The Asylum on Ward Island Partially
named.
New York, December 21. The wing of
the lunatic asylum oa Ward Island is in
flumes. The 1'ire Department of the city
and poliee reserves have been sent to the
island. Latr. The lire was got under
control at 1 o ciock p.m. No lives lost.
The cause of the lire is not known. It
broke out in the east wing. There were
1320 male patients in the buildimr. The
fire caused great excitement amoni; them,
but all were removed to places of safety,
and, according to reports, no person was
injured. The flames had complete control
of the wing when the firemen arrived from
the city. The east wimr was completely
destroyed, ioss, about 2.,000.
DOUBLE VrRDER.
Two Toons' Hen Killed at aDanee the
Canse of Ihe niltienlly.
Winchester, u.., December 21. Adam
Hill and George Snyder, young men, were
Killed i ednesday niirht at a dance six
miles from here. Their assailants were
Charles and John Sutton, brothers, who
went to the dance armed with the avowed
purpose of bavins a tiaht. The trouble
arose from a factional tight over the loca
tion of the t tipplinghouse. The Sutfons
are in jail.
Capture of the Jiorderer of Brnee Hnnt.
Denver, Col., December 21. The ne
gro, Big 1 ke, who murdered Bruce Hunt,
son of Ex-Gov. Hunt, at Durango, last
week, was captured Wednesday, on the
the Southern Vte reservation. As the
pursuers came suddenly upon him, about
daylight, sitting by a tire he had just made,
he'jumped and ran like a frightened deer
to a precipice forty feet high, over which
he leaped. He was found at the bottom,
terribly bruised, hot alive, and brought to
Durango last night. All talk of lynching
has subsided. Among the pursuers were
seventy-five Indians. The negro says lie
had tw'o accomplices injthe bank robbery,
but refuses to give their names.
Aboct two years ago my wife had a very
troublesome cough, of so serious a charac
ter that we all became very anxious; in
deed, it seemed that we had but little to
hope lor, as the lungs were affected. We
tried various medicines, but very little
if any benefit seemed to be derived from
any of them, so that it appeared the dis
ease had complete mastery, and nothing
but death would bring relief. I was then
adyised to give Dr.D.Jayne's Expectorant
a trial, and doing so, to our surprise found
great benefit from its use. Persisting with
it, she gradually commenced improving,
until the principal symptoms disappeared
entirely, and she has enjoyed reasonably
good healthy ever siuce. Joa Mtityrave,
HiAibardn Ule, Ay.
rammd Galltji rDIMarklaf PusJIe Wor
ship. New York, December 21. Daniel and
Mary Cronin were found guilty of dis
turbing worship in a Catholic church at
Brooklyn. They accused the pastor, the
Rev. Florence McCarthy, with having
caused a priest's death by starvation and
w ith enticing awav their daughter. When
the reverend gentleman protested his in
nocence they called him a liar. The de
fense admitted the charges, and asked the
C-onrt to look in to the matter in mitigation
of the sentence. Sentence was withheld
pending the result of the civil action
brought by the Cronins against the priest.
- No Safes Remkot can lie hsd for coughs
snd colds, or any trouble of the throat,
than "Browa's Iironrhial Troche." Price
twenty-five cents. SJd only in Boxeu
Salt for Uie Insurance "
PrmuiBo, Pa., December 21. Mrs. C.
F. Nutt, widow of Copt. Nutt, brought
suit this morning sgatnst the Accident
Insurance Company of North America to
recover $5000 insurance' on the life of the
deceased. According to agreement, the
money was to be paid ninety days after
the death of the insured.
Rcsrmoce.' O. Dr. A. Pago, says: "I
have prescribed Brown's Iron-Bitters in
several .instances, and in each case ob
tained good results."
S0NTAY IS OCRS.
The Citadel Occupied by the French on
the Morning of the 17th lustant
Without Fighting.
The Glasgow Dynamiters Found Ciillty
as Charged and Scuteiiced to
Life Imprisonment.
Bismarck on the Second Ballot The Mis
sion of the Crown Prince at Koine
Cable Clicks.
Paris, December 21. Admiral Peyron,
Minister of Marine, has received the fol
lowing from Sontav, dated the 17th: "Son-
tay is ours. The outre enceinte was carried
by assault at 6 o'clock Sunday evening.
The attack began at 11 in the morning.
The assault was made at 5 o'clock in the
evening with a bravery above all praise.
by the toretgn legion, together with the
marine infantry and sailors. The flotilla
assisted iu the bombardment. The citadel
was evacuated during the night and occu
pied on the morning of the 17th without
fighting. We do not know whither the
Black Flags, rebel Anamites and Chinese
fled. It is impossible to Warn their losses.
We lost about fifteen killed, including one
otlicer, and sixty wounded, including live
officers."
BISMARCK OVl'IIE BALLOT. Z3
The Chaneellor Opposed toKeeret Yeitina;
as letrlaaentai to Imperial Institu
tions. Berlin', December 21. The Xorth Ger
man Gazette states that Bismarck entirely
concurs with Puttkamer, Minister of the
Interior, in opposing the secret voting for
members of the!ower house, of the Prus
sian Diet. Bismarck, the papers say, has
even expressed himself favorable to uni
versal suffrage, provided public voting is
adhered to. The existing system of secret
voting at elections for the Reichstag is det
rimental to imperial institutions, and muH
eventually be modified.
THE CUOWX PRINCE'S MISSION.
The Visit to the lope in the Interest or
i Kclitcioos I'eaee In tieruiaaj-.
Rome, December 21. According to the
Raafenna the German Crown Prince and
the Pope talked three-quarters of an hour
UHin general subjects. When the prince
was leaving the Pope asked him if he had
any mission to perform. The prince re
plied: "I have one only, namely, to ex
press the warm desire of t he Emperor and
Bismarck for the restoration of religious
peace in Germany compatible with our
laws and institutions.
THE GLASGOW DYNAMITERS.
I'lve Kenteneed to I.lf'e Imprisonment
and rive to Revest l ears tarn.
EuixHfRdii, December 21. Five of the
Glasgov dynamiters on trial here were
found ctnltv ot all tlie charges, and sen
tenced to life imprisonment. The oilier
five were found guilty of tlie first charge,
and sentenced to seven yeais penal servi
tude. The following prisoners were sen
tenced for life: Terrenee Mclermott,
Thomas Devanev, Peter Callaghan, Henry
MeOrr and Patrick McCullough. Those
sentened to seven years were: James
O' Donnelly, James Kelly, Patrick MeCabe,
Patrick Drane and Dennis La-sev.
The judge, in his charge, said it had
never lallen to his lot in nil his legal ex
perience to investigate more abominable
and despicable outrages. After tracing
the history of Featherston (convicted of
treason ami felony at l.iverpoo". in Sep
tember last), the judge said to the jury
that it was tlieir dutv to take into con
sideration whether the prisoners were
associated with him. The indue referred
to the evidence of the witness who identi
fied Dcvaney, McCntin and Donnelly as be
ing in the vicinity ot the J r-.idts.toii gasome
ter at Glasgow before the explosion, but re
marked that the evidence as to the identity
of the -others was not so distinct. The
jury recommended Kelly, McCahe, Drum,
Donnelly and Casey tothe leniency of the
Court, as, in the opinion of the jury, they
were not aware of the extent of the opera
tions of the Fenian society to which they
belonged.
cableTlicks.
Berne, December 21. The village of
Yemlu, Switzerland, bnrncil.
Rome, December 21. The Po;ie has sent
an antosraph lutt-jr tn r.iaperur ii illiaui.
Paris, December 21. Admiral Cotirbct
h0 been KHiL'ttcd s grand officer ol' the Legion of
Honor.
London, December 21. A Hong Kong
tfippLtch. anted to-tlay, rc-piirtcit that the rrenea
hail eapturcd Sontay.
St. pETP.nMifit'i, December 21. The. in
jury to the Crar ly oeinir thi-os n from his siedtfe ie
not copaidered as en diitiKering his life.
Rome, December 21. The American
bishops avroed upon an nttilu.lo to be ndopted by
the t'alholic cleric)' of the t'nited States toward
the Fenians.
Los no s, December 21. Fourteen thou
sand cotton niterrttivfs in Ldcif.ishire nre idle
eonseqilenrs of the strike. Hall' the looms of
lilacltourn have stopped.
Rome, December 21. The Republican
journals here appeared yesterday 3ith nlaek bor
ders, in memory ot Overdnnk, the bomb-maker,
who was huntred a )eur ago iu Trieste.
Paris, liecember 21,-Ad.niral Cour-
het. in his ofhftMl renort. states tht Lhree officers
and sixty-seven men were killed, and ten oftn-ers
and l.u men wounded ootore onmy on tne iin
instant.
Cairo. December 21. It is reported
thnt Cot. Sartoriu hns revictualed the carri.on at
Smkat lor two months, through Irietiitly natives.
It is hoped that the varrisou at Tokay w ill be sim
ilarly renewed.
Paris. December 21. The Gauloi (news
paper! states thnt Cardinal Jaeobini, I'apnl Sec
retary of Sttite. has instructed the Fiittal nuncios
to refuse to lake measures for the protection of
uie Christians in tne tar cast.
Ro.Mit, December 21. There were dem
onstrations in mnny towns in Italy in honor of
Overdnnk. uaneed at Trieste last year for an at
tempt ou the lite of the Emperor of Austria, in
Florence several persons were arrested.
Di'Bi.is, December 21. A London dis
patch states that detectives nre closely wntchiur
the surgeries ot three Irish doc-tors between llol
Dorn and the fstrnnd. V.very patient is scanned
and followed by detectives if suspected.
London, December 21. The bark Baro
ma, from Savannah, rescued tbe chief officer from
the wreck of tho ship Keffina, from Philadelphia,
which went tn pieces in a Kule on the 4lh inslunt.
Two of the crew died from exposure. The rest
took a boat aud a rult, and are still mieshiK-
Cairo, Decemlier 21. The (iovcrnorof
Tokn tclcgraiilie the Khedive of disenvions
amonr the rciiel tiryptiun tribes atone- the iSuu
kiro and Berber route The Iladcntua tribe are
fiKhtinir among- themselves. Two of the principal
rbel chiefs intend to no to Khartoum to have an
interview with the g-ovemor.
London, December 21. The survivors
of the steamship Santo Ane-tistine. which burned
Sunday in tho ll.iy of Hiscay. state that eicht
men were on board when the four bouts put !.'.
It is feared nil were lost, as when the steamer was
lust seen a heavy sen was rnnuiue- and the vessel
all on nre aud no at her boats.
W. KsAiot A Co., Pijino Forth Factory,!
Baltivokk, November ls-vl. f
We have this day transferred the sole
agency for the sale of the Knabe Piano to
Messrs. Wil.tnann & Co., who are by ie
cial arrangement enabled to furnish the
Knabe pianos at lowest factory prices. -wm.
K MiK rv
Absolutely Pure.
This powder neTerYAriw. A marrvl of purity,
-trenjrth and wboledoiuene. Mora econoniirtu
tlian thj ordinary kinds, and cannot be old io
competition with ih multitude of low-tertt short
weight, alum or phosphate powders.
told only in cant.
KA AI, BAKfNO POWDER-CO.. JTewTork.
Election of Directors.
TJk;o aud Pmstms Baxc r Minimis,
Memphis, Trs., December S. 1SS. I
STOCKlloLDKKS art hereby nutifieit tuat in
election will be held at tbit Bank ou the
Keeaaul Keuuajr tm Jaaaary. IMl, from
In o'clock a.m. until 2 .'clock l.m.. to eboos.
FiftMB Directors to serre tbe ensuinr rear.
8. V. UK All. Cashier.
J. 6. SCHMIDT.
TMPORTKR and Dealer in duns, Rifles, Pis
tole, AninianitioB and Firhtnc Tackle, S.1I
Main Mta-eet. Fleet He Bel! Hanrinn for hotels
or res: Jeneee. Fall stock of Fletrical Hoods.
SAMUEL MAY
C0STU3IER,
,f ASUFACTURER OF REGALIAS, BAW
iXL ners, oeiety Goods, Wis? Beards, Mask,
te. Cue tamos for bails and pnvala theatricals.
Ia. SSV( MAISt STSCFT. StSPMia
0. B. PARKER.
B. W. PARKER.
0. B. PARKER & SON
Rental Agents
AND REAL ESTATE BROKERS
285 Main Street. "
SPECIAL attention airva to the rental denart
asant. Close olteioaa aaa aroaipi aatUe
sB.au will b ar aioiia.
mm
I
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Ana will contaetaiy cnaaita tha blood, la tha aatlro ayoteaa la tkra aa.alhs Amy
peraom rr ho will take 1 pm each airtit from 1 to IS weaka, mmy aa raatorad to soaad
health. If inch a thins; be possible. For Female Complaint th.ss Pills have am equal,
l'hysicians use them for the cur of LIYKR and KIDNEY dls.asas. Bold smrrwkara.
or sent br mail for S5o. In stamp. Circulars ft is. I. S. JOUXSOS a CO-, noaioa. Mass.
Pima
JOHNSON'S ANODYNE LINIMENT ctkks tnnnans, needhnr at the Lena, ftoarse-
Hr. Li mil lotiL-ti. V L.ta..niisT l uurh. t hmote I iiarrtitsksl. I lvailrT. ('huatrrsa MsBrtkts Kidn
It f-. wrll-known fKrt that wot vf It
lion antl Cnttle ivm.ler ftoij in ih:i vun
! ( orti!i.: t)M t Vli!rta
IVarJoris absolt.trlvrmrr mi vm'TatnabH.
Nothing on Fart.i wlU makw htna
lay lik NhrrilAt. Condition I'ow
dfr. !!,. orxi ttarMvmtiiI losuteh Hint of
loM. It mo rvn-tUrciT vrrrtMit and car HorCholra.e. 8oWeTwTTwNdrr,orMnt hTMnfhT. la
- - - - - as aaaa aaasi WSJ aVaUaUB UTStW tfUU.-s iKJ J SS I, U., aJUstlOtl, JnftSa
A. REXKKHT V CO.. Mpinnhln. OonerHl Wholosmle A Rent.
I W. 0
ocers Cotton Factors
324 FRONT STREET, MEMPHIS.
arce, Suggs & Fettit
WHOLESALE
DEBS, COTTON FACTORS
And Commission merchants,
26Q ami 2G3 Front Street. - MemphU. Tenn.
t5'
ASK YOUR
setf",
Kn-Kfl ii
SHEWING gum:.
IT rtBIUItS THE BREATH, AIM lllUF-MTION 1KB I'LUM TUB TKKTH
IT HAS NO EQUAL.
IM-ul an order fur a Nam ale Package to yomr WholeaaJa DrsrrUL J racer
or s. onleetlAwer,
M AXtJFACTUIt EllS OP
Doors, Sash, Blinds and Moldings
ALL KINDS OF DOOR AND WINDOW FRAMES,
rat let.-, Scroll-Work, Rough and Pressed Lumber, Slilng-lts, Lath, Etc,
S6i to 170 Washington St., ftlemphis. Tenn.
V'M'JHr Str"t Cn Carry yoa to th Markfthonna, One Rquar trm the Mttln.
WM LAN
it--'- i'- iiDril
Fi IV ' t T Hzvtsrr that r :K G3
Fi'ytv MIHUrtCTUaro BY H.BISCrOT&COXK' i
;.-:.. Aft !fh",t- fc f
J T. FARQAS0N. J. A. HUM'. C. 0. HKIN. K. A. PARKER. B. t. W0UDS0V
J. T, FARGASON & GO.
Wholesale Grocers and Cotton Factors.
369 Front Street. Memphis, Tenn.
Cotton ont-igned to a9 will hsrsoar oarefal attention. We aarr at al UtnM a wall-sslsetsd stoofco
StepJe and Fancy Groceries, Wines, Liquors, Tobacco and Cigars,
And will sell ss T.ow s tl. T..w.. w. fisss efo.e1 onr Nsw Orleans effe.:
K. ( KDIIiHTOX.
K. E. '.
E&SV'lT'ESnES S& CO.
FRIWTERS,
IJIXDi-l.S AND BLANK BOOK MANUFACTURERS.
Now Material, Fint-CI, Workmen, Promptness and Isnrabllltj.
DNJ"o. 4-a Mouroo Street, - - IXza.rl.las. Tenu,
K-ir-TRl.t-PIIOnr 17.-aa
W. I. HIIOV,
Late Lal'raile A Moon
r.nwARn moo.
Lata with J. I. Farraeon A Co.
M HOLES 41. K
Tobacco and Cigars,
NO. 1.1 UNION ST., MEMPHIS, TENN.
RUST-PROOP: SSE5E3X
OATS!
ins: a, gaiidex and cmiasm
SEEDS!
IMPROVED FARMING TOOLS, FERTILIZERS,
(BOXES) WAKTF.D).
No 381 Main Street t t t ; ? t MfTnhiw. Tffnnvi
A. H. LIVCSSOIE, rrraMrait.
The LIVERMORE FOUNDRY & MACHINE Co
House Fronts , T:0 "
Brass Goods, --USTS tor
Pipe rittlnpi -'r&jZi '.iia' Catal .
Tis in iniHK RTnEFT MTTMPIIISL TEX1VENSEE
at.'W. t.r-H. Beaersl as a SaHrlf '
r. W. Me AUDtsr w7r7VaTAA 1 " SIUI.
P.McCABBEET & CO
GROCERS & COTTON FACTORS,
No, 414 Main Street,- - - JlempbU, Tenn.
a-r. McCADDES will sin nil personal attention to all Cotton annslsaaa to lb arm, sad Is
r.rer.are1 to m.k. lioeral iilTWrssss IIWIS.S
COTTON PAOTOBS
Awl -'General Commission Merchants,
: Xo. SOS AXD Sl FROXT MTn ttUSTXXIS, WW.
PURGATIVE
FMLLS
" ? ffiT
Croup. Asthma. ferooenlUa. NearaU
tla, Kheumatlssn. JiUMU."l A NO.
l.Nt UlllkKT(rhfmslIifml
t'as) will InstantanauatlT relieve toss, t.rrltile
auaasea. and will po.iUv.lT care nine cam
out of ten. Information that will save many
ME HEMS LAY
1WEII&GB.
DEALER FOR
a
n
at wsniphK Term.
OOOVER & Co
pi i. Tin
iii mil
TONIC.
The greatest of all remedies.
Infallible Cure for all Pulmo
nary Diseases and General De
bility, and the only remedy
that is benellcial in Malarial
Climates. For diseases of the
Threat and Lungs It has no
equal. Atrial will convince you
ONE DOLLAR PER QUART BOTTLE.
Trsde supplied st reasonable discount hj
J- J. DOTTY fc CO.. .
Memphis, Tenn.
Manufactnrers and Proprietors,
n. msi hoi f ft co.,
Jirw York and Charleston.
DIVVEsU
T. E. WILMW5T.
W. II. JOT NFH..
Lata vita Unan a us
JOYIM,
DEALERS IN
SI. A. TATCaf . sjac'r aaal Trraasirar.
srfAPITAl. FRISK. 7S.SOS.-vai
Tleavet aJjr S3. Situsr M asraporUesi.
Louisiana State Lottery Comp'y
' vT do Ave few eerfiW lAaf tee ewnereia (A or-
nsffavMi lor all fA Mutkty anil .Ssmi-aaaul
vuMnaes n lAe Losiwim .Vtiite tollrcy t.m es.,
mnd parson wkiimii nad ewatrol Me micaiss
tieaurire., aa.i lAnl iA some are oarfnclei ii
swn,itirii.a aad ooj air lomnl mit partus,
and I aw natAorus IA. 4aMia to hm (Au evrtcife,
n-y u-.iiics onr ..naoiarM allacAW, i ile
CaaaBBlaaloairra.
Incorporated tn 1868 for twente-flre years br ths
Legislature for KJucational ana Cbstiuol. nr
aoaes. with s ennital of Sl.tsJU.tM), to which a re
serve fund of ox er SoSD.Oi.) has sine, beeu atldeil.
By an ovrwn.iniiiiff bouular vol. iu frhcLi.
was maite s psrt of the present State Coualltul. on,
adopted leeemler 2d. A.U. H7.
Ths only Lottery ever Toted on and Indorsed 1 f
tbe people of soy tte.
h nrrrr rtilrt or imm'imihm-s.
lla s.rand Mnale- Aumbrr Drsa lit. s
take tiiarr moninlr.
A Hrl.lIIIIIOITOIITrITT TO W 1V
A IOKHM. V1RSI URAM1 DIMVY l.Nii,
CLASS A. AT XEW 01U.KANS. Tue.la.r.
Jsnnsry la. laa-lal Monlhly lirawn.,.
CAIMTAI. PKIZl H75.OO0. .
lOO.mx, Tlrkrta at live Uellan Karh.
Krartlona, la Hftsia, tat proportion.
list oTTtiizk.
J Capital priie .. t TV0
1 Capital prise ,ul
1 Capital prire HV"
2 Trues of ftvn l':,ii
S l'riies of LiH Ril
10 Prises of li! 1n,itl
ai l'rises of Ism lu.uki
1 l'rires of S'.ml
Jl Trisos of l(i 3ii,ii
S(lTriiesof .VI i.(l
Mill) I'nies of fti 2S,IX(
APPROXIMATION I'KIZRS.
9 Approximation pritea of 7S0 II.
9 Approximation prises of fsl 4,'1
9 Approximation prises of 2.2NI
197 Priios, smonntintto $".,."
Application for rates to eluhsshouM he mad.
only to the oilice or tbe t ompany in ew Orleans.
for lurther intorm-ittun write nearly, riving
full address. Miik. I'.O. Money Ord.rs payable
snd address llcaii-tcred letters to
NEW ORI.EAMI NATIONAL tK,
eva lrlenn a, I .a.
PaAiTAI. KfsTr.N and ordinary letters y
Mail or F.xpress vail auras of $. slid upwaid hy
Kxprea st our sxpenae) to
m. A. ntrriuv
.New orlraua, I. a.
or m. a. n r rin
I7 Nrvenlli st WnahltisTion, . '.
or stS . Soltrt Nt., titlttn. Tent.
A SrtCiFiC FCC
Epilepsy,
a" -- w
Spatnu, Coorul-
Siolnras, 8L Vitus
lum Ka-
yphitli.
Vs rv PcnifuU
Fcmfula, Aav
JSVii, Vgly BJuu
Dlaoaws, ifysfsr
no, Ncnonaoea
HERVE
iVk ifeaJoo
Klieumat Ism,
UraA-wu. llraln Worrv. Jiktnd Mora.
ltillou.nees, (Wimhw, Kcivnus t'niat ratal,
kidney 2 'rmb'tt owl rrsim'triina. $1.9si
fentnplfi Teetl'uwiilsle.
"Swnnrltftn N'T iue ia doiiiu wonders.
Dr. J. O. Mi-l.rnioin. AVwnderCJ, Alt.
I foci It lliv duty to recommend It.'
Vr. '. 1 l.antrhltn. t'lyda. fasaTa.
"It cored a-hirc blivulrlans fulled.
I'tev. J. A. Edle. Baarat, 1B.
As- Cawrairnann'onr'r freely aasaMlsaiW
or Ssettiuonlals soil i-lrculvra eons saaBBS.
Ths Ur S.A. RirhmoRt Med. Co.. St. losasKfa.
Kolajt all llrasml.ts. (.'
OTTO SCH WILL & Co
SKBB
AND
lrodii't' II or vim n Is.
ICchI 'loYtr. Orflittr! tJrHiw,
Timothy, Ilvrdn Grim,
Illue arn". l'ull llurlrj,
Keetl stye. Need tVlu-Hl,
Ited lliix.. Proof Out.
Applet, Onion nntl I'oIhIoih,
lHIer Rllil 1MT HrtgH,
rertllU.erH.
OTTO SCHWILL&Oo
232 Main SfroeU Mnirhis.
s aaws-sr SWt..h.t Sri shs s WWHIW t ra sir;, fr-tta si a,l
-sat csos. tM eMtinwrM atOTs ( H I'T r-l-.ll V tti-sM(
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SM faMPsaV U CWrarUsl ht ' fiUtrM Ml m.rm
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CHAN CERY SALE
OF
11 IS A J IS NTA T J2.
r
No. SlW, F- Cbnrr3f Court of Klirlliy eotinlr
iStUfi of Tnni, uw. olc. W, K. Sutler
till.; and Nu. l.W.'l, ll.b.-City uf Memi-liis f
A . 0. FtTnuDon t al.
"IJY virtiio of n iutorltiPuUiry di'tree for
J rnlereit in tlie luv ohuho o (lit ! th di)' of
Octubrr, lis,,, M. li. 44, pur lt. I will mII, m imb
lip MuctiiiM, tu th hifhtr.i bidder, in fruiit yt ihm
Clerk nl .Mrinior'f uflir. rourllufwo of Hliulbj
cuuutjTt Memphif, IVnn.s on
Nnturdny, JmiHiiry A. IHH-I.
within leffH. tiuuri, tk ttitlowinc (itfrriiiiMl n.p
erty, Riluiilv. in city ut Mfmphip, hhfll rountv,
Ten ii.. to-wit: .'art of blur k fix iti) of HulJrr
fiubtitvi-iun. froHtm U2 fot on lliti north vt" vi
Kllidtt nt , and runniua: baelt nurthward abo'uV
1 . tVt tu what i knuwn aa the txmtU Mnmphia
and Itutlor line; itl lot beinar at the interaction
of Kllititt and ht. Martin 9 treetn, havin a front
on north nide of Elliott it rent Uo feet rnttt of St.
Martin aLrcet and 1 ir let went oi St. Martin
street, and beiiiff utma referred in deedt ol A.
V. iVrnurton tu F. W. Smith t al., and W . 1.
Smith et n. to J- II. O'Counor. renurded in book
tM, I'Hfe It-1', aixl book loJ. Hire 7. ol Kfniilor'a
olice. Soid aa the I'ro'ierty of A. Kersjuioti, J,
II. O'Conuur. John Uanton and F. W. HiuilL.
tru"te.
Tartni of Sule On a credit of feivn t? moot hi j
urclHier to cxet ute n'llo wilU apiiroved aeruri
ty ; Urn retninrd nnd equity ot reaeinpliwu
biirvd. llui liecaiuher H, l-'t.
U. J. ItUAt K. ritrk and Mn-ht.
Hy.I. M. Kradlcr, 1'rpnty CK-rk and Mattr.
J. W. HHin't.ii, Solu itor. nat
CHANCERY SALE
II K A Jj IS STAT IS.
No. F. Chancery Court of Fhelby fonntjr
K tut a nf TetuteKuce, ue, etc., v. W. K. Hutler
et al.: and No. I-.IU. K.l. City of Mctuphia
tn. Julia Naelyetal.
HV virtue of nn interlnoutory derea f.-r al
entered in the above eauioj nn tho "'th dar
of AiiKii-t. .Hfi,, M. Ii. 4ii, pure , Iwillnell at rnh
lie auction, tu the bipthent biddi r, in front of the
Clerk and Mnpter'a oftice, etiunhouea of Shelby
county Meinphti, Tenn. on
Naturday, January A. !,
within lofrnl hour, tho followinr derrittd prop
arty, fit ii a ted in the city of Metm-hif, Shrlhr
eonnty, Tenn.. to-wit : I'art ol country lot
Itejtmn.njr on tlie north ide nf Madifnn tret at
fefltcstMt of the interNeftion of mul treet with the
alley next eajt of 7' bird atreet (Cori-orni ion al
ley ; tbene nrth with estat liiia of mild alley
HH'j fpt to nollier alley ; thenr ent with oatd
laat-named alley (iT t-et ; thence mith parallel to
Corporation alloy MS feet to Maliann Plreet;
thenre weM with north line nf Madison ftrent tT
feot to th beginning;. Kild aa tha irotrty of L.
II. and Julia Kvan.
Term if Sale On a eredit of aeren (71 month;
purchaner to exetuta note with apprered aeru
rity: hen retained and equity of radetnptton
barred. Thin oeniht,r 14. 1hk.(.
H. J. III.ACK. C.rk a ad MaaW.
By .V. M. Bradley, li. C. and M.
J W. Jlnniptimolleitnr aat
CHANCERY SALE
It IS A I- KNTATK.
Nn. .12tJ, H. "hanrery Court nf Rbelhy eonnty
State of Trnneware. ufe, etc., t. W. K. Huiler
t al.; and No. 1-S70, K. l. City of Wemphii
vi. Joint ark at al.
HV virtue of an interlocutory de-rea for aala,
entored in the above ctuM nn the 2d day ot'
May. lvt. M. II. purxe -i., I will m-ll. al publia
auction, to the bia-ht'r.1 bidder, ia front of the
Clerk and .Mu'ter'a oftiea, four tho aaa of Hbalhy
county. Mrniphi, Tenn.. on
Hatwrdny. January A. IH4,
within leral houra, tha followitia doeeribetl prop
erty, initiated ia tha city of Meuibbia, bbalhy
county, Tenn .. lo-wit ;
I'art of eountry lot Nn, 41l, fmntina; on north
tide uf Adanm atroct lli feet, and bounded aa f'l
lowa: Itt'cinninn at a itake tha aamo heme
1 ato-ia aoutheat haundery. on I be north aide of
Adam tiet: thence weslwardly wttb nortkraida
of aaid atreet I feet; tbanoa northwardly with
Kor'a ea-jt I ma l.'0 feet lo a atako; theora eat
wardlr prllel to Adame street 1 ftet to Yale 'a
oattthne: thonca m.utbwardly with Vata'a naet
line l-'0 feet to Uie neariDninc. 8dd aa tha prop,
arty of John 1'ark. M. Vato. F. C. Kwan and U.
L. (tuion.
TernN of Pale On n credit of aeran (T) nonibi:
note with approve-d aacnrity j lien retained; and
enoity of redemption barred. Tbit leetniber 14.
1HM. K. J. HLA k. Clerk nnd Metr.
By.T. M. Bra4ley,leputy Clark and Maatar.
J. W. Hmmpton. Polifitor, etc. aat
CHANCERY SALE
REAL ENTATK.
Ka. saw. B. CTiaBeerr Cesri of Sb.lkr eeus'T
Hlate ef TansesM., fur use tie., ra. W. K. liut
leretsl.: and So. 1.VU, H. l. Cllf ofM.un his
ts.J. II. Edianndson st si.
BI virla. ef an interloeHtnry aeere. for sals
aleradin (lis abo-vs raas.es tb. 1Mb day
of Oetober. lsXl, M. B. 411, f i:v- 1 "
sell st pnhlis aurlion, to tne lustiest Diaaer, 10
fn.ni nf ika Clerk and Master's ofties. eourthoasa
of hbslby eountr. alerarbis. Tens. vo
Hatarsla. Jaaaarr a, lass.
arlthln leaal hoars, tbe fnllnainc deseribsd pro-
erlr, situated in ilof Memphis, tjbslbr eounty,
Tenn.. to-wlt: , ,
Tart of lit No. 7S. Kesinains at the Interaeetioa
of tba north line of Jetl.ra.n straet with tb. a..t
line or f ront or t.enler alien inane, weal wua
aurth line of Jefferson street 42 feet: tbeneanorth
Mr.iult.uid aller 74 feet: tbenca east ia a
direct line to said alley 42 fort: thenre south with
west line of said slier 74 feet to beeifiniDs; sold
as the properly of VYm. K. Titus et si.
Alsopartol rsssiry im ro. oiii. irflnusi on-,
feat on north sill, of Wsshinrlon street : rnnnios
bsrk to a deplh of 104 feet, the sast line of said
lot bains' olv-a feet wsst of ths west line of Or
leans street, and ths west ltas thereof beitic IHO
feet sast of tba .ast lias of eoontry lot No:
aeins same lot eonsseed hy W. K. Haul U Iray
ser 1 itus by deed recorded In Book . part I, PM
Hesisler s onif. aa ioiiow.i i ..........
ths north sids of VI ..uiu.ton street feet wm(
from tbe s.sl lins of lot.1-!. " at sonlbwest eoe
a.r of a lot sold by Maris Wshieil to J. H. Sls
pbenson. May t. thaas nsrth with Stephen -ioa's
lins Us fast t an alloy t Ihsnes wast with
south tins of said slley MS feat: there, toalh
warrile parallel la lnt named line 14H feet ta
north side el' Washinston street; tbene. east with
north Tins of Wsahmstoa slrsst MH fast te -
''Terais'of Sale Oa erslit of seren (Tl months:
ants with seetmtyi lien iiutiei; ana sqsiij m
rsdsaiptina barted. This "ssosailier H, hn.
U. BLAOI . Clerk and Ma..r.
By J. M. Bre.Uo-, Iterate 1'l.rk sad Mastar.
). W. ilaaiptva, teslimtar, sts. a
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