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TEDS MEMPHIS DAILY APPEXLTHrBSDAY, ATJGTJST 7. 1884.
AMUSEMENTS.
Excursion and Picnic
a Pioneer Amieiubljr, Xo 21M, Knifchla
or I.ibiir, will rive aC.ranl Excursion and Pic
nip, It UK( VIEW, NUXDAlf, Aotast
laiii. onl music ha hseu sooarod lor the ben
efit f tho dsocing public. grand tins may be
xiwttd. AH the boat have been secured by the
Aml-ly, and toe beat of order will be enforced.
Ticket for the round trip, including dancing,
ts.i 50 eents.
. ... -T Q - .1 ... ..
nd 1euooade stand will be received by the Chair
man of the Committee of Arrangements. Ad
dnu . J011N T. SCTTOX. 300 Becond it.
Trains leave at 9 :30 a.m. and 1 :30 p.m. Tickets,
round Uip, &Oo i children under 12 yeart, 25c.
" Cheap Excursion Kates I"
A 5-IAY-TKI-1150 MILES!
For $1Q.
Memphis to Jacksonport, Ark., & Return
PER STEAMER CHICKASAW, . .JT
leaving Memphis I til fTsW.
Every Wrdaml'J F.venlnsj at S elek.
Round Trio. 10. Will give above rates until
p,,,.rHT 1. 1HK4.
POSTATj, Muster.
DUKKEE'S SALAD DRESSING,
Codfish Balls, canned,
Grated Pine Apple,
New Comb & Strained Honey,
New Maple Sugar,
Picnic Hams,
CRGAHKRY IJlTTTEIt,
Saratoga Chips
Frank Slddell's Soap.
J.F.BUCKHAM&Co.
"cor. ni.v. i ay.coxn ntn.
DRS. A. WESSON & SON,
IENTSSTS,
TVn. 243 Jlnln Street.
OvSHTOg. Jg. C. H. 0OgTl0
OVERTON & 6R0SVEN0R,
Keai Estate Dealers
A J i:TN AND JJKOKEBS,
OFFICE, 234 SECOND ST.,
. E. Car. aeoud aiad Costrt,
J1EMPHIS, ' TESfflSSEE.
T-y AT, ESTATE BOU'ill'f AND BOLD, TAXES
T?J.Hntff'll"Med. '" Commission.
DR.P.V.WES
DENTIST,
IVo. 318 Main Street,
Over Lery'i Trunk Store.
ma
, xil KInilH of Hold Worn specialty.
yf-wo MAts nt., nivPHn, n aSn
Wholesale and Retail Dealer In
. 1 . . , . -ii 1.;.. nf Vi.hin
Tuckio, c'.ines. Nets, Japanese and Bamboo ttoas
and Poles. Hammocks and Riggings, etc. The
argent mid most complete line of TACKLB ever
ininght to this rliy. Trlopliotie fin. 164.
vi II TTT 1
w ...
nrvin imiintiii nnirn
SHEA & McCAETHY, Fropr's,
140,142, 144 Front St., Memphis
ONK OT THE L AUGUST BOILER SHOPS UT
the South, and tbe only complete Boiler and
Bhe.t-lron Works in the city. SlaaaCsclnwrs
ttt beavy plate lriu-work of every de
rrltuikoau bpeoial attention given to planta
tion worlf,
RiUTTATiTi.
fit. as I Malta ttreet.Mempble, Testn.
HAVINO given his attention to GENITO
URINARY and ANAL SURGERY for many
J cars, aow proposes to give it special attention,
le has provided himself with all the modern ap
pliuui'el for the successful treatment of tbil spa.
rial c.a of surgical disease. It is a well estab
Iiliid laet that the water of Hot Springs it
churned with Klectricity, and that its curative
property is entirely due to tbe ItcrrWytte and its
cfMntfto action. To meet this demand he has
skrranseii In his office one of the finest Electro Cab
iwt V:ior Balhi, and with this arrangement he
is prepared to treat Rheumatism, or any Chronio
disorder, as successfully and as effectually as it
rnn he treated M Hot Spring. Ark.
FOR MALE OR EXCHANGE.
HpOR city property, stock in Rogers Telephone
1 end Telceru'h Co. Apply'.?-'! Mndi.on st.
I'ROFESSIOSAL.
MEDICATED ELECTRO VAP0B BATUS
FOR LADIES,
U MAIN STREET. Hours, 8:30 a.m. to 12 m.
ltt. J. n. WHITE,
I.OST.
H'
ORSK A bay horse, 14! hands high) marks
. on left shoulder and a small out at too of
the lett hind hoof, and a very long tail. I will
pay a reward of 115 for hl return to
NO. m. MONROE ST.
FOR SALE.
TWO LADIES' PHAETONS One Side-bar
Piano-box Uuggy. flrvt-olass order and very
oheao, at the WUoOtiUVjr-0 LIVER CARRIAGK
ANU HARNESS CO.
CtUOTCK STOCK OF GROCERIES AND FIX
J TUKK Store forrent; a good estiLbliehed
land; terms moderate. Inquire at 139 Washing
ton or 310 .Main.
2Rdl'.'p, ENGINE AND BOILER
O One big Giant Corn Crusher.
J. V. PATRICK, oil Monroe it.
I)
ELIVERY WAGON-Two horses, counters,
shelves, tcalus, eto. I remnant of groceries.
CARSON A PAINE.
fTX) MANUFACTURERS. CONTRACTORS Ago
X DKALUtd 5U0 kogs Nails, all sites; 60 tons
new Hr Iron, all sises; 1IXJ dosen new Chairs;
one lot Harness. Also, wanted 1000 tons Rags.
Iron and liones. Addrass S. GABAY, Agent ana
Communion Merchant, 400 tihelby street. We
fcuy and sell from a needle to asteamboat.
MULE One large, heavy, strong mule, lx
t. en hands high. u. BAYLIS8 k CO.
B
OARDlNGHOUciE-
Furniture, Ixtures, ate.,
now doing a good buainens.
uttinens.
WELSH. 13 Poplar it.
MrlS. K
ESIDENCE 1W Carroll avanna. Good neitrh.
borhood. Easy terms. J. P. Alban, 381 Mum.
THE RESIDENCE No. 321 Linden street: also
No. ii) Lauderdiile. Apply to S. C. TOOK.
PLANING MILL
Sah, Door and Blind Machinery, with En
gine and Boiler! in good order.
L. J. HODGE. Wenona, 111.
BOILER A good second hand Boiler for sale
chfi,. AprlT st thin office.
WANTS.
VrOUNG MAN Of one or two yeari experience
- 1. to assist in drug store, er tak. en interest;
Xeleronce retiuired. Address Box Id,
HK.vNINO, Lauderdale county, Tenn.
TWO GOOD BOYS-Anply to
G. B. CALDICR, M. and'
I. Kit., Depot.
AGENTS Address SU Jouis Electric Lamp
Co., St. Louis. Mo., for Circulars. Cuts and
terms oi oo-canuie power jiarsn r,iectncat l.anii
OLD GOLD W ATCU-CASES-Chains. Jewelry,
eto., forcash.N MJu LFOJtp,333 Main.
SUIRTMAKJiRd Expel ienced hands only.
A ply at LOEH A MOOrC'S.
C10RSIOE MAKERS Ten galvanised ironcor
J nice milkers and tin motors, at UUEY. It
rHKl"S. H-.IU.. T.vss. W aires. 12 ,S0 and t.
jURM-CLASS MAN-To solicit the city trade:
- , must come well recoiumended. Apply to
t'HAS. llElty.Ui A BKO..306 Main it.
TOCK BOY Must eome well recommended.
Apply to CUAS. llKH.i )G A 11R0..
!k)rt Main street.
i a lii r-n An v r-n iljIiaib,; iu etty i
JLi try, to take light work at their own V
or eonn
ome : ti
to M
day easily mado; work sent by mail; no
eenvassing.
We I
nave good aoiaaou for our work
fend iurnisa steady employment- Address,
ith
tamp.
tiiun n
CROWN' M'F'tl CO..
2;0 Race sirsot, Ciooinnati, Ohio.
rpONSORlAL If you want a good shave for 10
X cents, or a stylish hair-out for 23 oenta and a
clean bath for 2S cents, call at C.raineroial llair
Dressing Saloon. Jefferson, opp. Priddy House.
rpKACUKR A young married man, with eight
A. years experience as teacher in schools oi
nigh graJe, who la a graduate ot a (State Univer
sity, and a good disciplinarian, desires la Sep
tember, a scaool in a good community. Can
give the best ol references. Address
"U. A.." -'7'1 Main st.. Memphis. Tenn.
AGENTS-It will pay any Intelligent manor
woman wanting proHtable employment to
write lor my Illustrated circulars and terms of
agency for the celebrated MISSOURI STEAM
WASHER, which, by reaon of iu great Intrinsic
merit, is meeting with such phenomenal suoooas.
Address J. WOUT11. Seventeenth, and Franklin
avenue. St. Louis, M .
SMALL family wants to rent, for the summer,
in good loca".on, in a private family, part of a
house or unfurnished room. Address Q, Appeal.
SALESMEN Visiting DrnggisU and Grocers to
(.ill. in connection with their line, a staple ar
tlole on commission. Address
WUR.VSER A SON. Cincinnati. 0.
'A LEHMAN For Arkansas and Texas, salea-
Mustguaxanloe lluO.OuO sales. Application
uu i , ii.r I' 1.. UI J gOOUS noUSA.
.1
Bdenllal. Address STAPLE."
Care Nelson Chesman, St. Louis. Mo.
OAi'fi A small combination Iron sfe "
O GEO. MAHAN.
A
GENT An eu.rsotic man with a few hun
dred dollars capital to take the State aen
for our IMPROVED NEW L'llICAUO LAMP
burning kerosene oil of any test with perfect
aatety, and producing a pure white light of 40
pandU power. Address, with references,
. A. UEISS A CO..
a 3fil E. Randolph St., Chicago, IU.
r -
SON
AIM, oar celebrated IOl"lts.E-AXLE
CART the first and onlw twekeelen
ever produced that pool lively haa no
borate sssotlasi whatever. Try before yen
purrtiaae eliaevrliere, at th
WOODRUFF-OLIVER
Carriage A Hardware Company
PERSONAL.
AN EDUCATED GENTLEMAN Who ipent
two Tears at the University of Heidelberg,
defirea home in the house of some country gen
tleman- lie incompetent to teacn (rerman, ureeK.
French, Latin ana most nngusn orancnes, ana
woald prepare boys or carls, at home, for college,
or teach a neighborhood school ; good references
given.
Address
rare Sentinel oBeo,
HA
lMBEaU.
Hot Springs, Ark.
CISTERNS BUILT Repaired and warrantod
vy rnresiow.
Office, V Mrlison. T. CUBBINS.
8T RATED.
"1ATTLE From my premises
Saturday morn
J ing. Ang. 2d. 6 head of cattle
a .1 1 .wulinM!
one large red-and-white spotted
cow, one small red-spotted cow, and one small
red eor, white spots in her flank: 2!4-year-old
lirinly heifer, one lVi-year-old black heifer, one
1-year-old red-spotted heifer. Any information
leading to their recovery will be liberally re
warded, r.
n goon roost ro.u
BOOKS ASD BOARD.
3 FRONT ROOMS-At 402 Shelby itreet.
a few boarders taken.
Alio,
ri-r jiuvq finrTRR Ciw.MODd and Adams.
C5 Board and room, 15 per week; day-board, et.
Transient! will And good accommodations.
DESIRABLE Rooms and Board
At 72 Madison itreet.
R00M8 W"H0PT B0ARD?ARK HOTEL.
ROOM A large, pleasant front room, with
board, at moderate price. Also a few day
boarders.
"O00MS Elegant furnished iront rooms wiw
R0OM-Three pleasant fdhedftI7mVPita
or withoat board. lleOOURX bl.
T"OOM Unfurnished room, with or withoat
J board, at 119 Court itreet.
lOOMS Furnished or unfurnished, with or
1.1 without poarq, at oa ammi buotv.
I AESIRABLB ROOMS And food board, or day
ly board in private lamuy l wriae rexouaoiei
ntoi Madison street.
FOR BENT.
COTTAGE 108 Greenlaw street, Chelsea; three
W rooms and kitchen ; also, my late home place.
Horn Lake road; contains 4 rooms, kitchen, all
neoesiary oathouses; Jfrnit trees and garden on
plaoe.
L. li. W llitr um f acwro iiwoiivuwi
TT0USE Brick, two-story, 7 jroomi-
XJ.
Apply at t Mulberry itreet.
N ICE COTTAGE With 5 rooms and bathroom
. I.nl.,ilnl. mnd Kravsar streets. An
ply to
l , niiiiw " , . . . 7. , , , 0. . . . -
1. ft. yt A natJiu i tf.agijL?y
"VTICE COTTAGE 6 rooms
it large shady yard
Xl MO rotiiar gtreet.
DB, LiALKCIUE..
TVTEW COTTAGE-tiuit finished), of 5 rooms',
XK at Ho. 41 uxenange iirwt i.ui w"
venient to Poplar street car line.
T V1ISTER PARKER. 289 Main it.
rnilB LARGB STUBfcUOUBJii o. oiu xrouv
A. I
treet.
EWART. G WYNNE A CO.
N
OS.
li and 1 Wesi Court street.
' Apply to S. C. Toof A Co,
COTTAGES AND STORES One oottage, cor
ner Alabama and Quimby streots; store oa
Second itreet, adjoining Apiieal oEce; store on
outU Court itre.t. under Tennessee Club. Ap
Ty W . BN0'Diiil or 4. L. UOODLOE.
ny to Mnijispn street.
niiiNU fnnt.ii 'ng S rooms, newly repaired,
. d on south side Kerr stree a'.fIl'u'' 01
la terminus of street-car line. One. - r.' .
W. G. WILKINS. 278
K00MS A nicely furnished front room, south
ern exposure; also other rooms. 66 Monroe
ROOM First floor front room at
75 UNION ST.
ROOMS Furnished or nnfurnished,
At 150 Third street.
ROOMS Furn liked rooms,
oo MADISON STRKW.
THE WEATHER.
INDICATIONS.
For Tennettee and the Ohio VaXhy, fair
weather, variable winds, generally westerly,
and stationary emptrature.
eYICISAL reivicr reports cotton
Bm-Hnruitt uistaut.
Daily Cotton ateerloss Rporta from Usui-
etauoas.
DiSTiicrr CgHTEB, MxairaiB, Angust 8, 1884.
Observation taken at 5 p.m.. Central Time.
TUBUMOMITBR.
TATIOal. XAISVALL.
Maximum. Minimum.
Mem phis. JZ . 80 84 0.00
Nashville TO 56 0.00
Grand Junot'n TO 52 0.00
Corinth-.... 80 . 55 0.00
Tnacumbia. 78 51 0.00
DecRtar... 81 55 0.00
Sootuboro.. 80 51 0.00
Batesville 87 56 0.00
Hernando. 85 64 0.00
Grenada 80 65 0.00
Withe 83 64 . 0.(1
Brownsville 81 65 0.00
Milan , 80 64 0.00
Parii 82 54 0 00
Covington 82 61 0.00
Dfersburg 8 ) 64 0.00
Bolivar 82 65 0.00
Holly Springs- 7tf 69 0 (0
Oxforjl 78 44 0.00
Sam total 1540 1043 0.00
Average 81.0 64.9 0.00
CoteB.Belt Bulletin.
MmrHH, Augnst 6.
AVXSAOg.
piBTtlOTS. Max. Tern. Min.Tem. "Rainfall.
Wilmington 84 89 O.TO
Charleston. 88 72 0.50
Augusta.... 89 68 0.00
Savannah 88 68 0.17
Atlanta 84 62 0.00
MoetromerrM. 0 - 62 0.10
Mobile 81 69 0.00 '
New Orleans.- 8o 05 O.UO
Galveston.-... US 67 0.0B
Vicksbnrg 82 64 0.00
Little Rock 85 52 0.00
Mniphii. 81 65' 0.00
Sums . 1021 763 1.61
Averagos 1 85.1 63.6 O.ial
Metoorolocrlral Report.
Time. Bar. Tner. Wind. Weather.
:ta.m- 30.052 68.0 N.W. . Hasy.
10:08 a.m.. 80.050 75.0 N.W. Clear.
2:08 p.m.. 30.015 78.0 W. Clear.
6.08 p.m.. 29.994 78.0 N.W. Clear.
10:08 p.m.. 30.012 70.0 N. Clear.
Mean 30.026 TI.O N.W. Clear.
Maximum temoerature. 80.0.
Minimum temperature. 64.0.
LETTERS FttOB THE PEOPLE.
Selene) for the Million,
IX-The Sun'
To the Editors of the Appeal :
One would suppose that the sun is so
large and comparatively near to ns, as
tronomers, with their enormous telescopes,
would be able to tell us all about him. In
reality we know but little. Let anyone
go into a rolling-mill or foundry and ask
the man in charge to lift op the door of
the furnace, wherein is several tons of mol
ten iron seething and flowing, and then
let the observer tell what he has discov
ered. There are certain facts we know
about tho nnn : That he ! about 95,000,
000 miles distant; that he is aoout 800,
000 miles in diameter ; that he revolves on
his axis in about twenty-five days, and
that he is a furiously hot ball heated up
to a degree of which we on earth have
but little conception. Tbe fiercest heat
that we can produce by chemical means
will just an fiice to vaporize most of the
substances within our reach, and
that in very small quantities. The
heat of the Bun is so great that
if our globe should be dropped upon
it with all its metals and rocks,
it would instantly re turned into gas and
be no more known as a solid body. Our
largest telescopes show but an immense
ball of fire, around which in every direc
tion furious gaseous flames, white hot and
composed chiefly of the vapors of metals,
flush out hundreds of miles above the
general surface. One may ask if these
flames rise so high wby do we cot see
them, and why does the edge of the sun
always seem so sharply defined T It must
be remembered that 200 miles is leBS than
one-four-thousandth of the diameter of the
aun less in proportion than the minute
granulations on the surface of an egg-shell
to the egg itself. The constituents of these
gaseous flames are ascertained by what is
called spectrum analysis a process en
tirely too abstruse to be more than al
luded to here, only that in those flames
are it any of the substances well known
upon the earth, while some of them
are unknown to us. It may be of interest
to say that by means of the spectrum an
expert can stand before the furnace door,
above mentioned, and tell what metal or
metals are fused in the mass before him.
There ia scarcely a day passes) but that
there appears on the surface of the sun
irregnlariy-shaped spots, ranging from a
few hundred miles to over 50,000 miles in
diameter. The large ones can be seen
through any ordinary opera-glass, by pro
tecting the eye with a bit of dark-colored
glass. If, at the moment when the fur
nace door was opened, one should chuck
in a cannon ball, for a little while it
would appear on the surface of the molten
mass, as a spot on tbe sun. Astronomers
suggest that these black spots are open
ings torn by solar storms through the fiery
crust or atmosphere of the sun, and that
through the openings the dark body of
the sun is seen ; but when the photometer,
or light-measuring instrument, xras
brought to bear, the black spots were found
to be only relatively black, and that they
really thine with a brilliancy greater than
any light we can produce. These spots
srnanil am) ulnto tin with a rapidity which i
gives us some i'lea oi tne lernoie iium
cane on the surface of the sun. Our at
mosphere inovina on tho suriace oi tne
earth at the rate of 100 miles in an uour
is a fearful tornado, but conceive ol a cy
clone of white hot gas, the vapors ol met
als and minerals, living alonjr. at the rate
of H)00 miles an hour ! Sun spots gener
ally last lonj? enough to eunole ns to cal
culate bv their motions the time of revolu
tion of the sun. We observe a spot on the
eastern edje of the body, and day afier
day it moves a ross its face nntil after
about twelve and a half days after its ap
pearance it disappears behind tne western
edge, to reappear twelve days later, nnless
it haf in the meantime closed up. With a
telescope a sun spot appears like a spot of
tar dropped on a sneet oi wnne paper,
around w hich is a lighter mark made by
the liquid substance which exudes from
the tar ; or you may represent one by
makinir an irregularly shaped spot of ink
on tne paper, ana wnen ary, Biiaumg it
all around with a lead pencil. The black
portion is called the nucleus, or umora,
the shaded nnrtion the oenutnbra. Tbe
peumhra is supposed to be the sides of a
hery pit, ol which the nucleus is tne oot
torn. Around the outer edge of the pen'
umbra fiery storms rase furiously, often
dashing out and forming a bridge across
acrcES the pit. As n any as twenty or thirty
soots are sometimes seen at once. At the
time x write mere is a large spui wuicu
appeared on the eastern edge four days
ago. This spot is at least 40,000 miles in di
ameter. and the Denumbra is about 10,000
across. At the same time near the center
of the sun's disc there is a group of about
fifteen spots, mostly small, one of them
about 10,000 miles in diameter; large,
enough to drop tbe earth into it without
touching the sides. There are certain tacts
about the sun whi. h we know without
the use of telescopes. We need neither
instruments nor logarithmsto tell us that
the sun is the cause and maintenance of
light and life on earth. With constancy
of liirht and heat the world goes on its
course with the varying seasons, with days
lor labor and nights lor repose, w e Know
that things are now as they were 6000
years ago, and ordinarily tnere is. no per
ceptible reason why they may net con
tinue the same forever; yet there is no
lact more certain than that as surely as a
white ball of molten iron is taken from the
furnace and exposed so that it may radi
ate its heat will in time become cold
and dim : so in time will our glorious orb
of day grow pale and cold and die. As
one may calculate from the degree to
which the iron bail had been heated and
its volume, how long it will be before it is
reduced to tbe surrounding tempera
ture, so approximately calculation
may be made as to tne time our
sun may last. There is no need for
alarm, for it is absolutely certain that
millions of years must elapse before the
light and heat of our great luminary will
beinn DerceDtiblv to pale its nres. count
less generations will live after us, and yet
the sun will continue his unabated light
and beat. But the day will come when
he will be but a dead, black cinder, still
maintaining bis power of attraction, regu
lating the movements oi nis lauuy oi
nlanets. ail of which will have preceded
him to death bv icons of ages. Lie will
live and shine long after we and our de
wyimlnnts aRalLraaiiixa hia liirht and heat.
Our moon died long ago,she is nowbuT
the corpse of a world Mercury is per
Vi.n, W,1 Jnniter and the larzer planets
are supposed to be yet in a fluid state, not
vet snlTiLMentlv cooled and hardened for
organic life. The earth, Mars and Venus
are in the hevdav of youth and vigor.
Any reasonable change in the light-
of the sun we micht be able
to stand and provide for. but any marked
alteration in its power of heating would
change all the conditions of Ufa on this
nlonnt int. us t have Sidd. these charges
need not be looked for unlit ages 6hall
Lave nnKtfd awav. Lonsr before the son
Shall f egin to cool all his dependent phin-
elu wiu wave uvea am tueu, aim mev
nUwie to revolve ?round the sun
" bodlea. At hist tufi sun
wKii 'and give U- -J XSS
and heat, and thereafter oIL 'o!ar Bi,'"
n til WUUUwV W a V V J V ill vwiuj D-
and darkness forever. j. b. c.
TO THE
DEMOCRACY
COUSTV.
OF Slit LBV
Fellow-Democrata :
The hour of battle is upon you, and the
hordes of the enemy in solid Tanks are
eager for the fray. Inspired by that iren
sied fanaticism begotten of dense ignor
ance and gross greed for plunder, these
miserable communist3 hope to elect their
shoe sjsol tioh ot and thrjfl forro npon Sholby
county a lot of officials not only wholly
and totally unqualified, but whose incen
diary canvass and past reputations smack
not of even ordinary integrity. These
men would array the blacks against
the whites, elevate ignorance above
intelligence, and overwhelm the high
moral sentiment of your community
with vicious practices I This calamity
they hope to fix upon you by taking ad
vantage of that apathy existing on your
part, growing out of an undue over
confidence. Democrats, beware 1 Here
tofore, when you were absolutely certain
of victory, you have ever been in greatest
danger of dejeat, and in such cases have
generally sustained it. It rests in your
power to avert this threatened evil, but
with you alone. The Democratic
Executive Board have completed their
organization, and have brought on the
engagement. You, tbe grand army of the
party, must fight and win the victory.
But remember you cannot conquer alone. -I
l ou must enlist in your cause all honest
Republicans and fair-minded Independ
ents, who desire a continuation of an hon
est, economical and faithful administration
of your local affairs. March to the polls
in solid column, irrespective of past party
af Wat-ions ; do your, duty when you get
there, and remain until your whole duty
is done and victory perch sa once again on
the people's banner.
Let all hands suspend business for one
short day, and put in seven hours in that
too often thankless task of "saving tbe
country," and the good work is. assured.
Thia done, and when the polls shall have
closed and the night shall have come on,
there will be no darkness upon you, but
rather shall yeur homeward path be light
ed u p by the cheering reflection of a pub ic
duty preformed, a stinging rebuke admin
istered and a decisive victory won.
By order of the Board,
J. M. HARRIS, Chairman.
REAL ESTATE TRANSFERS.
Nicholas Frich and wife to Conrad Wag
ner, jr., part of lots 193, 194, 195 and 242;
said lots are on the northeast corner of
Fifth and Auction streets, Chelsea, for
$5000.
Minter Parker to Roland A. Tavlor,
north half of lot 8, block 55, DeLoach
.subdivision, west side of Goslee street,
for $734 15.
TRUST DEED.
It. A. Taylor and wife to Minter Parker,
trustee, to secure the Desoto Building and
Loan Association $1200, same property as
above. '
LOCAL NOTICES.
. Buy your Shirts at May's.
Best rooms in the city, Park Hotel.
Give vonr children Euiith's Worm Oil.
ErrEBVEsciNO Bethesda Water, the
great summer drink, in Dints and quarts.
JAMES S. ROBINSON, Agent.
The cup that Cheers but not inebriates.
Get a pound of Dean's Best Mixed Tea,
and yon have it.
Dubkee's Salad Dressing. A ready
made, rich and delicious dressing for all
salads of meat, fish or vegetable. Cheaper
and infinitely better than home-made.
Unrivaled as a sauce.
To the Publio of Shelby County, Tenn.
For the sake of harmony and good feel
ing in the Democratic party I hereby
withdraw mj name as a candidate for
constable of the Fourteenth District, and
most cordially thank my friends for their
hearty support. Respectfully,
i T. S. MALLORY.
Advice to Mothers. m
Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup should
always be used when children are cutting
teeth. It relieves the little sufferer at
once ; it produces natural, quiet sleep by
relieving the child from pain, and the lit
tle cherub awakes as "bright as a button."
It is very pleasant to taste. It soothes the
child, softens the gums, allays all pain, re
lieves wind, regulates the bowels, and is
the best known remedy for diarrhoea,
whether arising from teething or other
causes. Twentv-nveoants a bottle.
LEMO.S.
CHOICE Fresh Stock, Just Received,
CHEAP.
Sl'ECHT A WALTER.
Premsttnre Lows or the Hair-.-
May be entirely prevented by the use of
Burnett's Cocoaine.
The superiority of Burnett's Flavoring
Extracts consists in their perfect purity
and strength.
Blauiuiolk Cave.
A select excursion to Mammoth Cave
will leave Memphis Thursday, August 7th,
at 11 :35 o'clock p.m., over the Louisville
and Nashville railroad. The party will be
limited to seventy-five persons at the very
low rate of $10 for the round trio. Special
arrangements have been made for reduced
rates at the Cave. For further informa
tion apnlv at once to
S. L.YlN LEV, Ticket Agent. 237 Main st.
CROP REPORT
For the Month of July-The Prospects
Excellent for Fine Crops of
Cotton and Corn.
Fine Growing: Weather in Arkansas and
Tennessee Too Hnck Bain in
Other Localities.
The following report of the condition ol
crops in this section is compiled from the
ron-esoondence of Messrs. Hill, Fontaine
I ;o.. cotton iaciors ana wnoiesaie gro
1 .. r , , 1 , 1
cers. LUO and za front street, it is weu
gotten up, and very encouraging:
The crop report lor July lor tne mem-
nhia dixtrict embraces West Tennessee,
is'ortb. Mississippi, North Arkansas and
A orth Alabama. The report is made up
of K0'2 resnonses. bearing average date of
July 31st, in reply to letters of inquiry
sent out J uiy zdu. isud uig uuuii:i so
. , m i m . 1 " .1 J . ... : ...
a w nole, there is an improvement to re
noted in the growing cotton crop. This
is particularly noticeable in Arkansas and
Tennessee. In these two btates the weatn
has been most seasonable, and the
plant, although somewhat smaller and
later than usual, is healthy and growing
ranidlv. In Alabama and Mississippi too
much wet weather has prevailed, and crops
in those two sections are still from two to
four weeks late. Disastrous rains are re
ported from several countie in Northern
and Eastern Mississippi, which overflowed
the bottom lands and did serious damage
to both cotton and corn. It also caused
the abandonment of some lands in both
those States which, owing to the continued
wet weather, it was impossible to cultivate.
The critical period has now been reached,
and it is safe to predict that with favorable
seasons from now on the yield in this dis
trict will exceed tnat ot last year. An
early frost would, however, curtail the
yield materially. The corn crop promises
well, and there is no doubt a full supply
will be made more than will be necessary
lor Home consumption.
WEST TENNESSEE 66 RESPONSES.
WeaUier. 56 report the weather during
J uly as having been favorable for cotton
and 10 unfavorable; 52 report the weather
more favorable than last year, 8 less la
voraUe and 6 about the same.
Abandoned Lands. 62 report no aban
donment of lands and 4 a very small
amount.
forming. Blooming and Boiling. 58 re
port the plant forming, blooming and boil
ing well and 8 not so well. ,
Present Condition. 32 report the growing
cotton crop in good condition, 30 in fair
condition and 4 in poor condition.
Corn Crop. 44 report the corn crop in
good condition, 10 in fair condition and 6
in poor condition.
NORTH MISSISSIPPI 80 RESPONSES.
Weather. 42 report the weather during
July as-having been favorable for cotton
and as unlavorao;e : 34 report tne weatn-
er more favorable than last yar and 46
Abandoned Lands. 54 report no aban
donment of lands and 26 report some
abandoned on account of long continued
wet weather and damage from overflow of
cotton land by excessive rains on Jnly
2tb.
Forming. Blooming and Boiling. 46 re
port the plant forming, blooming and
boiling well, and 34 not so well.
Present Condition. 18 report the growing
cotton crop in good condition, si in tair
condition and 30 in poor condition. Jll
report the crop as ranging between to
$nd lour weens late.
' ' Cora CVor.. 23 report the corn crop in
good condition, 3S in fair condition and
16 in poor condition." , "
NOBTH ARKANSAS 09 RESPONSES.
Weather. 98 report the weather during
July as having been favorable for cotton;
82 report (he weather more favorable than
iJf less favorable and $ about the
Abandoned Linds.o abandonment of
landa ia VArmrtPfl.
Forming, Blooming and Boiling. All re
port the plant forming, blooming and
boiling well
Present Condition. 78 report the growing
cotton crop in good condition and 20 in
fair condition.
Corn Crop. 62 report the corn crop in
good condition, 28 in fair condition and 8
in poor condition.
NORTH ALABAMA 58 KESI-OKSHB. .
Weather. 32 report the weather during
July as having been favorable for cotton
and 26 unfavorable ; 22 report the weather
more favorable than last year, 30 less
favorable and 6 about the same.
Abandoned Lands. 40 report no aban.
donment of lands and 18 report some
abandonment on account of excessive wet
weather.
Forming, Blooming and Bolting. 40 re
port the plant forming, blooming and
boiling well, and 18 not so well.
Present Condition. 6 report the growing
crop in good t ondition, 34 in fair condi
tion and 18 in poor condition.
Corn Crop. 38 report the corn crop in
good condition, 14 in fair condition, and
6 in poor condition.
Aggregate S03 Responses.
' Weather. 228 report the weather during
July as having been favorable for cotton
and 74 unfavorable ; J 90 report the weather
more favorable than last year, 92 less fav
orable, and 20 about the same.
Abandoned Lands. Of the 302 responses
48 report some abandonment of lands ow
ing to long continued wet weather and the
overflow of some bottom lands in Missis
sippi. Forming, Blooming ar.d Boiling. 242 re
port the plant forming, blooming and boil
ing well, and 60 not so well.
Preiient Condition. 142 report the grow
ing cotton crop in good condition, 122 in
fair condition, and 38 in poor condition.
Corn. 170 report the corn crop in good
condition, 96 in fair condition, and 33 in
poor condition.
LOCAL PARAGRAPHS.
Go and vote.
Friends of good government will goto
the polls early to-day.
The Criminal Court has adjourned
until to morrow.
A fine of $10 was imposed yesterday
upon Frank Foley for assault and battery.
F. S. Noyes, charged with embezzle
ment, was found not guilty in the Crimi
nal Court yesterday.
The finest pears seen 'in this market
this season were raised by Dr. J. K.
Graves, on Union avenue.
Bob White was sentenced to five
years in the penitentiary yesterday for
larceny and receiving stolen goods.
Licenses to marry were issued yes
terday to Jefferson Newman and Francis
Jones, George Marshall and Mary Webb.
The sentence of Julia Jackson, a negro
girl ten years of age, who was convicted
some time since of larceny, was remitted
yesterday.
Eleven months and twenty-nine days
was the limit imposed on Henry Puckett
yesterday for assault to murder in the sec
ond degree.
With a long and strong pull and pull
altogether the Democratic ticket will be
elected by 2000 majority. A failure to
vote and work will defeat it.
A jury in the Criminal Court yester
day convicted Green Cartwright and An
thony Tucker of grand larceny, and they
were sentenced to three years each.
Do not swap votes with Kinsella,
Moss or Hook. It is bad policy to swap
horses in crossing a stream in the midst
of a race. Stick to your own horses and
you'll get there first.
Let every Democrat vote the straight
ticket. Each of the so-called Republicans
is proposing to trade three votes for either
Democratic candidate for one for himself.
Vote it straight and win like men.
Suit was entered in the Circuit Court
yesterday by James Long, next friend of
Wm. Long, against the Memphis City
Railway Company for $10,000 damages on
account of a car running over and killing
Wm Lontr.
A suit for divorce was begun in Chan
cery yesterday by Luster Ormsberg against
his wife Amy. Both are colored and were
married in 1S68. Thelaintitf alleges that
his wife left him and went to the Indian
Territory with a man named Dunn.
W. II. Cornwall, of Little Rock, is en
deavoring to get up an excursion from
Little Rock, Pine Bluff, Fort Smith and
other points to Memphis, and it is pro
posed by a number ol liberal-minded citi
sens to get np a military display or exhibi
tion of fireworks, or both, for their enter
tainment in order that they mav have as
pleasant an impression of the city as pos
sible. PERSONALS.
Capt. W. J. Raja is lying ill at hia res
idence, 543 Main street.
Miss Nona Bailey has gone to Bailey
Springs, Ala., for the summer.
The county Democratic ticket received
an addition to its ranks of ardent sup
porters yestoiday, a fine boy having made
his appearance "in the domicile of Mr.
George Hessenger, the well-known op
erative engineer, on Georgia - street.
George says he announced his arrival by
1 yelling "Hurrah for Bate, Douglass, liar-
ris and Gannon, and damned be he who
deserts his party lor a paltry office !"
Dr. -J. B. Lindslby, of Nashville, visited
the Cotton Exchange yesterday.
Owes MaRiwETBBR, civil engineer, re
turned from Waco, Tex., yesterday.
John . Boylk, representing John B.
Doris's new monster shows, is in the city.
Miss Francis Sellers left unexpectedly
for Aberdeen, Miss., yesterday, to visit
relatives.
Missbs Susie and Ella Keck left on the
Louisville and Nashville road yesterday
to visit friends in Macon.
Mrs. J. H. Nuttall, wife of Dr. Nuttall,
left yesterday for Old Point Comfort to
spend the balance of the summer.
B. F. Coleman and wife and Mrs. Heber
Jones leave to-night, via Louisville road,
for Old Point, thence t New York and
other Eastern cities.
Mrs. Ella T. Dboxgoolk and daughter
returned yesterday per steamer James
Lee from a very pleasant to her friend,
Mrs. I. erd Kodgers, et walnut uena,
Ark.
E. C. La Hachb. assistant secretary of
the Cotton Exchange, has returned from
hia annual visit to the eulf coast, and full
of some of the tallest fish stories that ever
astonished the most incredulous listener,
. DEACON DRAKE,
or tne
Flret Hew Baptist Vhureli of
Cbelaen, File
A Plea for a Pulpit He Wanta a Change
of Preavehera.
A bill was filed in Chancery yesterday
by John Drake, colored, who makes his
mar it uy 'way ot eiifuaturts, agamst, i. a.
Clark. T. N. Nelson. Simon Singleton,
James Pinder and Alonzo Hall. Com
plainant declares that he is a regularly
elected and ordained deacon of the Firot
New Baptist church in Chelsea, and is tne
nnlv officer of that church clothed with
power and authority. In 1881 the First
New BaDtist church was formed, A lot
bought, a house built and the
BEV. RICHARD GARRETT
made the pastor. In 1882 the defendants
to thia suit were selected as candidates to
fill vacancies in the Board of Deacons and
Trustees, and before they were elected
they tried to override the will of the ma
jority and secure another pastor for the
church, w nen tne annual meeuuu won
held in Sentember. 1883. the defendants
kindly consented to allow Pastor Garrett
to continue m thepuipit lor inree momus,
saying that in the meantime tney wouia
SELECT ANOTHER PREACHER
for the church. The majority of the
members objected, and forgetting tne
solemnity of the place the meeting broke
up in a row. ueacon iirase, as me umy
officer of the church, afterward caiiea
meeting of the members, to select a new
naatnr and take action on the conduct of
the defendants in trying to bulldoze their
brethren. They were arraigned ano tnea
Inr insnhnrdination and usurpation, and
excluded from membership. Parson Gar
rett nvaa then re-elected. Complainant
Labawa that defendants proceeded to
SEIZE THE BOOKS,
records, minutes and other instruments of
grace used by the church, and undertook
to exclude from the church all members
who dared to dispute their authority and
their right to select a pastor, or perform
any other business for the church. Thev
then installed as the pastor of the church
one Alonzo Hall, and formed an entire
new chnrch organization, without any
shadow of authority. Complainant shows
that the lawful and rightful members of
the church are1 thereby excluded from
their own house of worship, built and
owned by them. Defendants, after
OBTAINING AN INJUNCTION
ncninst cnmnlainant and those he repre
stjntg, have successfully avoided trial, and
at the last term ol tne court Dy tne teenm-
cal management of shrewd and acute
counsel secured a continuance Com
plainant therefore prays, first, that de
fendants be ohlined to deliver over to him
the hooks and records and keys of the
church ; seoond, to desist from all exercise
anthoritv. and third, that said Alonzo
Hall be especially commanded not to
enter the pulpit orpreacuiuuiecuiutu
An injunction Ws pgucu.
. Peabody Hotel.
B. OALL0WAY A CO..,
.PgorRtiToxi.
&t.-2 so ad AS rar dy-aeearamg
to site and location of room.
G R Taylor, Ark
J L Braden, Mips " '
8 U Corbin. N Y
RC Nell.-Ark
HH Blum, Mo
W S Oanong, Mixa
P D Long, ky
W A Lyons, Mo
B D Hodges, Ark
CT Smith, Misa
Mrs K Walker, Tenn
J M Ward, Ark
J C Doud. Mas
H O Flomming, city
E M Huhh.rt. Ala
TI M Sean. Misi
D N Skelton, Ala
J w Oibboni, iuo
O B Morgan, MUi
F J Ferrv. Ark
M S Smith. N V
li A Fitrue, Ky
TO Faxon, NY .
Sirs T W Askew, Mbs
J F Page, city
John O'Connfll.NY
M W Lewis , Ky
A W Rant. Tex
B Richmond, I C
S J Hutcheson, Ky
Mis U (isrratt, E"i
v d rosiey, atk
J W Wynh, Forrest City W S Wilboarn, Miss
il Oudman, la
. I II . I T
H Farrand. Tenn
ai vnucu, bi
U D Todd. Ky
B D Mills, ky
J R Scales. Ky
M McDonaugb, Mo
H T Haines, Mo
Miss A Mooleury Ark
J P Withers, Tenn
Ir Spoouwood, Ala
A S trass berger, Ala
1) M Scales, city
P R Bailey, Tenn
TC Wilson, Misi
C E Clark, Ky.
W M Rowlett, Tenn
A 8 Kyle. Muw
J L Atherton, Ky
C B MoCall, Mo
R M Harris, Ark
Mrs N B Price if. Ark
H McCain, Tenn
Mrs Schloss, Ala
T J Rittenhouse, Ohio
J I) Howard, Mo
IIS Underbill, Ark
George Harris, Miss
das ton's Hotel.
European ptan. Enlarged and refurnished.
Prioes according to sice and location of rooms.
W. U. BINUUAU Maxaoxr.
J O Flack, Tenn
Mrs M Root. Misi
Q R Fuller, Miss
J M liuncan. Miss
W P Stuti, Va
T J Weldon, Tex
" Mrs W L Agee, Miss
C F Turner, Mo
P U Piller, Ark
P O Stockley, Tenn
E J Keith, Ark
D G Garnett, Miss
K L Jones, Miss
J H Gomeux, Ky
A C Leigh, Miss
C A Cordes, Mo
J H Rice, Miss
Dr Lindsley. Tenn
J M Shinault, Miss
J T Kleice. Miss
P W Spittman.Ala
NC Lull, Tex
W W Meacham, Tenn
H Kelso-Mo
Miss M Douglass, Miss
W J Campbell, Tenn
J II Sherwood, Ky
U D Crenshaw, Ky
A P Truss, Tenn
Casey Yonng, Tenn
C A Cox. Miss
Mrs M E Yockley, Ark
J M Morrison, Miss
J W Moore. Te
Moore.
E W RheDherd. Tenn
L A Bremer Aw, Miss
S H Marks, Tenn
V P Still, Miss
L P Cooper. Ky
JPLaPrade, Tenn"
J M Merriwether, Miss
H W Walter, Miss
D T Howard Aw, Ark
W C McCleare, Miss
S T Knox Aw. Ark
11 Lenex, Ark
Miss Lillie Pollard, Ark Miss M Wilkerson, Ark
w li Williams, lenn tv 1 Jackson, Tenn
Mrs Bachus As, Ark P J Gibbons, Ark
J L Cooper, Tenn A Coop wood, Tenn
J J Campion, Ky J 6 Houston, Mo.
New Clarcndoa Hotel.
A. J. KERR. Pxo'p'n L. D. nUNT. M'oe.
Kates 2 and sz so per day.
V R Miller, Ohio
A M Reynolds, Tenn
C Strobridge, Mo
Miss K Nilson, Tenn
Miss R Mahon.Ky
A Brinkhaus, Ky
E H Stottsbury, N Y
C B Reaves, IU
J K Beyle, Cal
W S Ellis, Ohio
J Green, Erie
P J Hawkins, Denver
P King, Nashville
J C Sinclair, Kg
G Clsypoole, Pa
A L Weisf inger. Miss
s uppenneimer, JN I
W 11 Hollis.Tenn
Miss K Eason. Tenn
J Townsend, Ky
A Gibson, Tebn
C W Jacques, 111
C R Davis, NY
C Phillips, Chicago
C W Blake, Tolodo
E Stacey, Buffalo
P Clark, Omaha
C Palmer, Salt Lake
R L Gorby, Topeka
J Bartell, Boston
jr Miller, tenn
J Alorgan, Ky
Advance guard Davis's circus, 16 in number ,
ADDITIONAL RIVER NEWS.
Vicesbueo, August 6. Night Arrived:
Belle Memphis, St. Louis.
Wheeling, August 6. Night River 5
feet 2 inches, and falling. Weather clear
and warm.
Cincinnati, August 6. Night. River 12
feet 6 inches, and stationary. Arrived :
James W. Gaff, Paducah. Departed: Jas.
W. Gaff, Paducah.
New Orleans, August 6. Departed:
Annie P. Silver, Hayes and barges, St.
Louis. Frank Roberts, of St Louis, a
deck-hand on the tow boat Hayes, fell
overboard and was drowned Sunday. His
body was not recovered. Tho United
States inspectors to-day revoked the li
cense of Capt. Robert P. Laut, late of the
tug W. M. Wood.
Bat lis! Baths!
Clear water for bathing at 222 Second
street, near Adams.
A Remarkable Cordial.
It is a well-known' fact that gum camphor is
one of the best remedies for bowel troubles, and
combined in a cordial with peppermint and the
active principle of the huckleberry, it presents in
lr. liiggers'a Huckleberry Cordial the GREAT
SOUTHERN REMEDY that restores the little
one suffering from the effects of teething, and
cures diarrhea, dysentery and all bowel troubles.
For sale by all druggists at fifty cents a bottle.
Cleaning and Dyeing.
Ladies' and gents' clothes cleaned or
dyed in any color: ostrich feathers, lace
curtains, by Louis Kiegel, No. 48 Jefferson
Btreet. Goods received hv aTDress.
LEMONS.
CHOICE Fresh Stock, Just Received,
CHEAP.
SFBCnT A WALTER.
Carpets Just lteoeivetl.
New season's patterns, Ingrains and
Tapestries. - ames, beattie a co.,
863 Main street.
Fire Escapes.
Fire escapes manufactured in all styles ;
also upon the plan recently adopted by
the Taxing-District Call for estimates at
the Chickasaw Iron Works. Can put
them up on short notice.
Bethesda Water, fresh supply just re
ceived. Kobinson, Apothecary.
PARTING SHOTS
Delivered by DiiUngaished Democrats
Into the ilrratir demoralized Banks
of the ic publican Party
At an Enthusiastic Bally on the Bluffs
Serious Charges Against Mess
and Kinsella.
The friends of John T. Moss, the candi
date of the Republicans for judge of the
Criminal Court, will no doubt be pained
to learn that there are reasons why they
should vigorously oppose him, more po
tent than the tact that ne ia m renegade.
These charges against him, which were
not fully developed until yesterday, are
of so grave a nature that 21 Lt-ciucd neces
sary, inthe interest of the community,
that they should do made puouc ana me
sople put on their guard.
Mr. J. W. Glass, an excellent citizen,
who is the proprietor of a grocery store
near the Ulty Hospital, was indicted
by the grand jury some time since
for violating the four-mile law and
employed Mr. J. J. Brooks as his attorney.
Glass was convicted, but through the
efforts of Attorney Brooks a pardon was
obtained from the Governor shortly after
ward. Mr. Moss went to Nashville to
obtain a number of pardons granted to
clients of his who had been guilty of sim
ilar offenses, and was requested by Mr.
Brooks to obtain that which had been
granted to his client, Glass. Mr. Moss
brougnt DacK tne paraon ana toia Jir.
Brooks he thoueht he oueht to have some
comoensation. Mr. Brooks replied that he
had asked him to get the paper as a lavor
to him, and could pay mm noining. air.
Moss then went to Glass, showed
him the pardon and demanded $25.
Glass - answered that the pardon
bai been obtained by bis own attorney.
Brooks, and though he thanked him for
bringing it to him, would pay him noth
ing. Mr. Moss told him he would tear up
the pardon il nis demand was not com
nlied with, and have him (Glass) again
indicted by the grand jury. Glass still
refused, and Moss went away, but after
ward returned and said he would take $15,
Glass, to get rid of him, and in order to
get possession of the pardon, paid Moss
$10. This statement oi jar. uiass is cor
rnhnratad hv Mr. Brooks, and marks Mr.
Moss as a member oi tnat lowest legai
class a shyster.
In conversation nigat oeiore last wun
two deputy sheriffs, whose word no man
will dare dispute, an ex-gambler and
saloon man stated that he and another
member of bis class took Mr. Moss into
the room of the attorney-general at the
courthouse, which was vacant at the time.
and that ho held np his right nana ana
swore that if elected he wou d favor the
gamblers and saloon men at every oppor
tunity.
Meeting; oa the Blast.
The election for judge, sheriff and trus
tee takes place to-day, and the indications
ail point to a great Democratic victory A
final rally was had on the bluff last night,
the crowd numbering at least 1000. The
speeches were all vigorous, timely and
well received. The meeting was
CALLED TO ORDER
by Judge T. W. Brown, who, in glowing
speech, presented Judge H. T. Ellett
Judge Eilett spoke 'warmly of the nomi
nees of the Democratic party, and vigor
ously advocated their re-election. There
waB no good reason why they should be
out of office for the purpose six ply of put
ting in men who were absolutely untried,
Sheriff Cannon had been working on cred
it and bis fees of office were lust now
coming in. It was unjust to turn him
out just as he was beginning to realize the
fruits ol liis labor.
JUDGE J. W. CLAPIt
was the next SDaaker. After tiavinor
number of well-deserved compliments to
Messrs. Cannon, Douglass and Harris,
Judge Clapp declared tnat this was not a
government of or for any one man or
nationality, and that any man who, like
Kinsella, asked office solely on the ground
of nationality, deserved to be rebuked.
K e knew little of Moss, but could judge
him by bis works, and he asked what the
public had to expect of a man who would
sell himself for any office, and especially
iudsre of the Criminal Court. CoL A. H.
Douclass the sneaker praised as a man of
the nicest sense of honor, of warm and of
generous lmpulwss, Liouctcaiis vre;rtj macte
for tag
HON. CASEY YODNG,
who spoke of the pleasuie he felt in doing
what he ought to do overcome his feelings
of physical indisposition. He owed "a
duty to his party and to his friends, its
chosen candidates, and he would do all
that lay in his power to secure their elec
tion. He felt that the Democrats would
roll up a granu v;.ory .o-uay. anx
iety he felt sprung from personal as well
as public feelins- "I feel, he said, "a
deep interest in this election, because the
gentlemen whose names are before yon
have a double claim upon me. Political
considerations ought possibly to be disre
garded in judicial contests. Perhaps the
Republicans are more fully released from
this consideration So far aa I know those
candidates they are clever men. One of
them has always been my warm advocate
and I shall torn over the contract of abus
ing John T. Moss to somebody else; but
I shall give him a private lecture to-night
I don't know what has come over him.
He must be suffering from, a temporary
aberration of the mind; but I do not be
lieve he will remain long with the Repub
lican party. He will return and work for
the Democratic party in November. As
to Mr. Kinsella, I remember that he has
trained with every party that has ex
isted in the last fifteen years. I think I
can dispose of Mr. John C. Hook.
I remember that on one o casion
I was preparing to shiver lances
with him in the Democratic con
vention, when I was surprised to hear
him suddenly get up in a Republican con
vention and ask the suffrages of that party.
W. D. Cannon is known as a man of tbe
strictest integrity, and when tie was, on
the death of the lamented Athy,
made his successor, he entered that high
office without a stain, and has continued
since to uphold tbe standard of excellence
he gained as a subordinate. The record
of Andrew Harris is pure and undented,
and in his hands the money ot the people
is safe. Long years ago, when I was just
starting out on my career, I saw already
half way np tho rugged side of the bight
before me a figure whose voice in
spired tb.9 weak and faltering
with courage. His eloquent voice
awakened my heart, and his hand
gave me aid. For thirty years I have
stood by him and no link of the chain
which has bonnd us together has ever
been broken. He has been everywhere
tho true man, and whether in the sunshine
of prosperity or the shadow of adversity
he has always been the same, steadfast
and true. Go to the polls feeling as if you
were administering a sacred trust and
Elace the affairs of Shelby county in the
ands of men who will conduct them
with honor and with credit."
Judge Ellett then introduced '
MR. 8. D. WEAKLEY,
who said he deemed himself particularly
unfortunate in being appointed to speak
directly after so able and polished a
speaker as the Hon. Casey Young. But
he had never broken a resolution once
taken, and, with the permission of his
audience, would express himself as briefly
and pointedly as he could. "The ticket
which we have espoused," he de
clared, "is composed of the best men for
these offices. The issue ia one which is
clear and well defined a contest between
men known and tried and adventurers. It
seems to me that these offices otight to
be tilled by men who are competent and
well prepared to discharge the duties
which will devolve upon them. But the
nominees of the Republican party
seemed to think they possessed the re
quisite qualifications for the offices to
which they aspired without haying had
the advantage of experience. During this
whole canvass I have not heard one reason
why the present incumbents of the offices
of trustee and sheriff should not be re
tained ; but I have heard many and patent
reasons why the candidates of tbe Repub
lican party should not be elected to these
important offices. The same sentiment
which nerved the arm of the republic
against British oppression nerves it to-day,
and as local government is the corner
stone of republican government we should
see that it is kept pure."
KB. M. R. PATTERSON
was next introduced, and said: "I have
have been in this city canvass since the
ticket was nominated, and I feel justified
in predicting a great Democratic success.
Between the local officer and the citizen
there is no intermediate agent Your
trustee must take care of your, money,
your judge must pass upon your honor,
your character and maybe your life. This
is a question of best men, and not politics,
and I ask you to vote for Cannon, Harris
and Douglass solely because they are bet
ter men than Kinsella, Hook and Moss. Is
Hook a better man than Harris? If he
is, vote for him ; if not, vote for Andrew
J. Harris. I have heard it said that
Irishmen are going to vote for
Kinsella, but I know them too
well. They will not throw away
their votes on a man who has been recre
ant to his trust, Moses! I don't be
lieve there was ever an Irishman named
Moses. And Kinsella? Who ever heard
of an Irish name ending in an a. I have
nothing to Bay against J ohn r. Moss per
sonally, but yon want a man who has
been a truer man than John T. Moss has
proven himself to be. When tho issue is
presented to mis people tney win say
that the heel of public opinion ought to
be placed on his neck. Four days before
the Republican convention met he asked
Democrats to vote tor Him in a demo
cratic convention. But he jumped into
the arms of Bigelow and Vernon. Is snch
a man woi thy of public confidence? Be
fore he left the old nag 1 was his friend.
He says his old friends have gone back on
him, and they have because he in a rene
gade and a traitor and unfit He bartered
nis principles for an office and he de
serves a political death. And now, how
is it with tne Marshal Ney of Democracy ?
You can count on him. Old man Douglass
is white all the time, and Moss is black.
and green and varegated. . He talks about
changing on account of the tariff, when he
admits he knows nothing of it. It was the
lust for office that moved him. Cannon,
Douglass and Harris represent an honeft
administration of public affairs, and let
all who love good government go to the
polls to-morrow and vote and snow nnder
this mongrel ticket.
JUDGE B. J. MOEOAN
said : 'T don't propose to detain you long
to-night, but I have come out in order to
help along the movement in favor of good
government You must compare the two
tickets before you and decide which are
the best men. It is a common thing for
the parties to place their men before you,
and it is for you to decide which you will
take. I remember Cannon as an earnest
and faithful deputy sheriff when I was
chancellor. Andrew Jackson Harris has
a name which be has borne with all the
credit the public had a right to demand.
Addison Douglass came into office in 1855
when the treasury was depleted and left
it in a better state perbapstnan it das ever
been before or Bince. Do your lull duty
at the polls and don't mdu ge in that he
retical habit of scratching the ticket
Stand solidly together and fight this bat
tle for pure local government as you oujht
to fight it"
JUDOS ORVILLE YERGBB,
said : "I have already made forty speeches
in this canvass, and am not here to-night
to make another. The men we present
will be elected to-morrow, and at night
we shall hear the voices of the fair sing
ing, .Douglass, tender ana true, -now l
love you, Andy, my dear,' and 'Pop goes
the weasel.' I have fought the good fight,
and I ask you to join me in the effort to
place this government in the nands ol
men who are honest and capable."
EDWARD SHAW
said : "The time has been when party name
governed the people ot this county, bat it
will not do so to-mono w. wo have in our
midst now some men who think and act
for themselves. In the selection of candi
dates tho Republicans chose men not long
in Republican harness. The Democrats
selected men that every man in Shelby
county does or ought to know. They are
known to be honest and capable lor the
positions tliey seek. Party spirit is differ
ent now from what it Was formerly. It is
our duty to decide whether these men
will act for the best interests of the coun
ty. We are told by some of the Republi
can 8 that tbe tariff question is an
Issue. This is wholly a local issue,
and national politics has nothing to
do with it All tbe Republicans in
Tennessee &ri in mourning about me
and Hamilton says the reason I was never
given an office by the Democrats was be
cause I did not deliver the goods. I did de
liver the goods, though some of them were
of an inferior quality. I worked sixteen
years for the Republican party, and never
got an otlice, and now they are .grieved be
cause I didn't get an office for the first
Democratic vota I cast I changed to the
Democratic party, not on tbe eve of an
election for an office, as Moss did, but be'
cause I believed it necessary for the best
interests ot tbe county and tate that
s ould work tor tbe Democratic par
ty. Cannon has tilled nis otace as
well as any man can, and yon are called
on to make a change for party name. All
over this country we are having defalca
tions and you may have it here if you
make a orange. You have no fear of
with Andrew J. Harris. To-morrow will
give ns the biggest victory Sheltiy county
every bad zoou. X belive the merchants,
the mechanics and laboring men will go
to the polls and vote as they Bhould do for
Uannon, Harris and Douglass."
MR. HABBY E ASTON
said : "It is a pleasure to be called from a
large audience like this to address you.
but I wouldn't do it only I was told this
evening I dare not am a machinist in
the employ of the LI vermore foundry, and
will back what I say, physically and men
tally. I was asked why I intended to sup.
port Dir. uannon instead oi my follow
workman, Mr. Kmsella. It ifor the
work logmen tbat'my remarks are chiefly
intended. You are asked to support the
Republicans on the ground that they are
workingmen. Mr. Moss is not a working
man as I understand that term. I am a
nnlCS man. Mr. Hook is not the. work
ingmen's friend. I'e has said he could
buy the Typographical Union for $100.
He knows he is not telling the truth. That
is one of tho strongest onions
on this or any other continent,
and any man who would make that asser
tion is a fool. I stand before, you to-night
not afraid of Kinsolla or his friends, and
tell you he acted in bad faith in this city
twelve years ago with tbe Machinists and
Blacksmiths' Union." Mr. Eastonread an
article from the Trades Journal of that
date, showing that Mr. Kinsella, as one
of a committee to Bell tickets for a picnic
for the benefit of the order, asked $100
for their services, rk-b. amount they
withheld when it was demanded; also,
that Kinsella received for some tickets he
sold twenty times their value, but only
handed in $3 for each ticket ditposed of.
The meeting then adjourned. ..
Sorghnni Barrels)
in any quantity.
CHICKASAW COOPERAGE CO.
WINTERS MITH'S
CHILL CURE!
JL BIG BUCCESa
W. N. HALDEMAN, President Courier-Journal
Company, aaya:
OvrxCE oy thi CoraiER-JorjawAX TjOrisviLt-x.
Sir: I waive a rule I have observed for many
yean, the value of yonr remedy prompting me to
4ay, in reply to your request, what I know of your
Chlil Cure. It cured two casee of chills In my
family alter many other remedies bad failed.
From the opportunity 1 have had to judge, I do
not hesitate to express my belief, that your Chill
Cure Is a valuable spectnc, and performs all you
promiee for r. Very ".
W. O. FRY 4 CO., of Bogar Tree, Tenn., say :
Tour Chill Cure baa been a big success in this
country. O. K. Woods, of Eagle Creek, was cured
after having chills nine months. Two of our neigh,
bora' children were cored after all other remedial
had failed. We can sell no other Chin Cure here
now. W. Q. FitY A CO.
W. B. HENDRICK80M. Casey Creek, Ky. saysi
One bottle cured three children.
aar rot sale by all DitruGisTa.
LOODI
SCROFTTLOPS.
IWHERITED.
CONTAGIOUS.
IK 1870 Scrofulous Ulcers broke out on my body
until my breut was on ma of corruption.
Borne gf these Ulcers were not less than one-and-one-half
inches in diameter, tbe edges rough,
rag (red and seemingly dead, the cavity oi-en to the
bone and filled with offensive matter. Every
thing known to the medical faculty was tried in
vain. Gradually the bone itself became dieeaned,
and then the suffering began in earnest. Bone
Ulcers began to take the place of those hitherto
on the surface. I became a mere wreck. For
months at a time eould not get my hands to my
head because of extreme soreness. Could not
turn in bed. Knew not what it was to be an hour
even free from pain. Had reason to look upon
life itself as a curse. In the summer of 1K80, af
ter ten years of this wretched existence, I began to
use the Cuticuka Kkmiiiiks. and after two years
persistent use of them the last Ulcer was healed.
The dread disease I as succumbed. All over the
breast where was once a mass of corruption! is
now a healthy skin. My weight has increased
from one hundred and twenty-three to one hun
dred and fifty-six pounds and the good work ia
still going on. I feel mvself a new man and a:l
through the Cctici ra Kemkihes-
JAMES K. RICHARDSON,
Custom House, New Orleans.
Sworn to before United States Commissioner J.
D. Crawford.
TO CXEAASE THE BLOOD
Of Scrofulous, Inherited and Contagions Humors,
nd thus remove the mostproli6s oause of human
suffering, to clear the Skin of Disfiguring
Blotches, Itching Tortures, Humiliating Krup
tions and liOathsome Sores caused by Inherited
Scrofula, to purify and beautify the Skin and re
store the Hair so that no trace,of disease remain.
Cutici:ra Rksolvknt, the new Blood Purifier, and
CnnruBA and Ci'ticvba Soap, the great Skin
Cures and Beautifiers, are infallible.
GREiT BLOOD MEDICINES.
The half has not been told as to the great cura
tive powers of the Cdticcka Rkhkuixs. I have
Said hundreds of dollars for medicines to cure
iseases of the -blood and skin, and never found
anything yet to equal the Ci tici ha Rkiikdiks.
Providence. R. 1. CI1AS. A. WILLIAMS.
Price of Ccticcxa, small boxes, S0c.; large,
boxes, tl; Ci'ticvba Reholvknt, SI per bottle;
Cdtici-ra Soap. Cuticiea Shaving Soap,
I'm. Sold by all druggists.
rotter Drag sad Chemteal. Ce , Boston
CO
DR. FRANCK'S
REM'INR
ORAIN OK s.tNTK.-The
liest ntruody airaiust Miirrann;,
Constipation and Conveati'in,
my lie rooo.roii.ed by li,tviiiir the
words Gra:nh dr sinte ic lin.
Pbanck printed In four colors
on a blue Box. Thisecoutsim-,1
In a red or any other coloreil l.ox
are Imitation. 1'ti. I.tRot,
Paris. E. ForJGKRA is CoJ
X. Y., and at all Cueuiist.
m
33-
4 Ter cent. LOAN
PrtBsrf pal to ataadaa long; aa laleml la
aid. Men of moderate means should write at
once for particulars, inclosing 6 rents for Loan
forms, etc. Personal security only for intercut.
R. WEST, See'y.Zl W. 6th street, Cincinnati, O,
BAD B
TEST YOUR BAKING- POWDER TO-BAT!
Brands advertised as abeoluuiy pur.
OOirTAIW sa,TlsIaIQJ
' THC TISJTl
. M ten Am on a hot stove until
remov. th. cow and ra.lL A naemt.l wm aot fce so
uuirsa to oMeet iae riwmmm
DOES NOT C0STAIS
m wuiawmsmm ausNivga i
In . million aoaass for a ajesureaf sat a I
THE TEST CF TS
PRICE BAKING POWDEB COL,
Dr. Price's Sjsdal FlaTorim Extracts,
Dr. Prict's LupuIIa Ymt Gum
For Light, Healthy Bnad, Th. Bss Dry
Teast la th. World.
FOR SALE BY CROCEttS.
CHIOAOO. - T. LOW
We are enabled to announce that
our establishment is now running
the same as it was before the fire,
which occurred the evening of the
Sth inst. For the many kind ex
pressions over our misfortune we
are grateful. We are now in a
position to turn out all orders
promptly and in first-class style.
We are also glad to state that we
have LEASED No. 276 SECOND
STREET, Ayres Block, one of the
largest and most substantial build
ings in Memphis, and will more
our Stock and Machinery at an
early day. Our facilities will be
largely increased, and we assure
all that from this time forward no
effort or money will be spared to
make our establishment one oi
the most complete of its kind in
the country.
Tour orders are respectfully sr
Iicited for Printing, Blank Books
and Lithographing.
WiSJPl S C. TOOF & CO.
AVER'S
Ague Cnre
WARRANTED to cnre all cases of nut
strlal disease, such as Fever and Ague, Inter
mittent or Chill Fever, Remittent Fever,
Dumb Ague, Bilious Fever, and Liver Ooiu
plalnt. In ease of failure, after dne trial,
dealers are authorised, by oar circular of
July 1st, 1882, to refund the money.
Dr. J. C. Ayer &Co., Lowell, Mass.
. Sold by all Urngglsta
Having purchased the Marble
Store, 290 Main, corner Madi
son street, formerly occupied
by J. S. Wilkins, we will remove
our stock to it as soon as the
necessary alterations, arc com
pleted, The Fixtures and one Hall
Fire-Proof Safe, in our present
store, are for sale, and the store
for rent after September 1st
C. L. BYRD & CO.,
Jewelers. 290 Main St.
WEAK, UNDEVELOPED PARTS
OP TUB H I'M AN BODY K LAPU.i.O, HEV E1 'PK.I,
S TBE S liTHEN i:p, Fu-., I a liitcrratiDt a-lrcrtlwncnt
ton j run la cur paj.- r.
CP:-T
thT is do cvidi-nt-e ot hiimny itmut thia. On thf contrary.
the lrerU.CT!i are tcrj highly In 1ortil. lnN-n-st.-fl rriopJ
But Kt aetlM ctrcuWrt giving ml 1 particular, by aiHreagln
kir Msfi.-At, H-iffwt". S. Y. Tnlwlo f.eanlac tW.
BT THOS. ASDERSOJt, A CO,
Peremptory Auction Sale
Or the -Wholesale Stock or
Ready-Made Clothing
- OF
EAHN, WOLF Sc SON,
SOS. 721 & 726 WEST MAIS STREET,
LOCISYIIXE, KY.
THIS entire stock was manufactured by Kshn,
Wolf A Son, and is the largest stock of Cloth
ing ever offered at auction in the Western or
Southern country, amounting at the actual cost
price of manufacturing to nearly $70,000,
Ob Wedaestlay and Thnrsdsy, A Mgr. 27
and 2tt, we will offer and sell without reserve,
by order of the surviving partners of Kahn,
W olf & Son, snd the executors of Isaac Wolf, de
ceased, the entire stook of Clothing belonging to
said firm, contained in their capacious iour-story
warehouse, 724 and "26 W. Main St., Louisville,
Ky.: also, after the sale of Clothing, the offne
lurniture, desks, tables, shelving, Ixtures, etc.,
will be soid. The stock of Clothing embraces the
usual assortment manufactured and solil by a
first-class clothing house, and is well worthy tho
attention of both wholesale and retail merchants.
It has been gotten np with express reference to
the wants of the Southern and Western trade and
will he found especially adapted to thoee trades.
The offerings will be in lots suited to the wants
of the country trade, with liberal privileges whore
there are large lines of the same kinds of goods.
The stock will be ready for inspection on Mon
day, August 25th. Catalogues will also then be
in eadiness.
The sale will commence promptly at 9:30o'clock
Wednesday morning, August 27th, and will con.
tinns in the order of the catalogue until every
lot is sold.
Terms strictly Caab on delivery of goods
TH0S. ANDERSON A CO.
J. L- Exist, Auctioneer. ' -
FRANKLIN
TYPE
FODNDIIY,
16$ Tina Afreet, Cincinnati, OAs.
ALLISON A SMITH.
The type on which this paper I. printed Is from
the above foundry. Emtub Arrsiu
" People learn wisdom by
experience.
If you are difficult to fit,
don't take our word for it,
but find some like person
who wears "the lliXAX"
shoe. He will teU you "the
Hahih " is a combination
of style, eomfort, fair prion,
and honest service. That a
perfect lit is always to be
had, and after years of su.
fering he is indebted to Ha
san A Son for joy, peace,
and happiness, " Profit by
experience," and wear "tho
UxXAN"shoe,
ASZZZLk.
Steam Engines,
A FCLX. LIXE OF
PIPE AND STEAM FITTINGS
Orgill BrottLers c? Co.
Hog. 310313 Front Street MempM, Tenn.
3D7T:F"Tina'g3
GREAT LIVER REMEDY!
Fourth Bottle. Th rd Bottle.
IsXftlarloxj, sqaeeses the Livor and softens the spleen. It is a certain sal speedy euro for
Malarial Fever, Biliousness, Liver Complaint and
everywhere. W. If. WII.KF.itSO
A. B. TREADWEIX.
Cotton Factors, Vbolesale Grocers,
Xo. 11 Union Street, :
W. D. MOO JT,
EDW1BD
, WHOLESALE
Tobacco and Cigars,
NO. 15 UNION ST., MEMPHIS, TENN.
HILL, FONTAINE & GO.
Cotton Factors and Wholesale Grocers
29G-29S Front Ht.y S2e i;.3tlw, Tenii.
HILL, F9NTA1KS & CO.
Cotton Factors, Commission Oerciianfs,
3To. 11C South Maiu St.. St. LouU,
Tobacco and Cigars?
WHOLESALE AXD RETAIL,
217 Matn street rA'nm Memphis. Tenn.
Estes, oan & Co.
Vholesale Grocsva and -Cotton Tutors'
Nc. la Union siyeet.,.-1g'-?ptolH. Tcitn.
Woodruff Umber Company
A. W4M.r i'C. Prealdeat M. T. t ' : T rW, Bt. t.-sjsm
Mauitr(trf rrs of aad IKWs
CYPRESS, POPLAR, COTTONWOOD, WALNUT, OAK ANO ASH
Doors, 8ai,, L-lluds, Holilkxss, and Ba3P;j'.5 Material ';:wierall
SAW Ai PLAXLYO WlfcXS.
TS urih Froait 4t., ?fear GStm Work.
A. I. Taj l.tr-. Manager. :
I.B.GODn ,
i. K. GODWIN &' C
Gotton Factor
And Commission Merchants.
Sac ut St.. t'tir. Union. Meniilila To ..
M. H.COOEE&Co
MANCFACTUKEBS Ctt'
Doors, Sash,Blinds and Moldings
ALL K1KDS OF DOOR AND WINDOW FRABF.S, .
Brackets, Scroll-Work, Rough and Dressed Lumber, Siting;) Lath, Etc.,
161 to 179 Washington St., ftlemphis, Tenn
COLUMBIA ATKEINIEUmMW
COLUMBIA. T6NN, Healthy Location ; handsome RroumH (m acres,; Cnpacioui tmildincvwell lighted, heated lot
ventilated ; fane appaiAika, library and equipment ; 17 teacher. ; thucouitli nt complete course ol matructton. Ilest advaav
Uuret in Music, LWutiou, Piloting, etc. No tct anajiihrn. rud annual tension oix-ni Monday Sefrt. it. Frtccs ivaaom-.
utile, lUuirtc4 Catalogues free. AddieufHE COLUMbIA ATHENiUM, Maury CoTnn.
1. T. rOKTJEU.
8acet8or8 to P0ETER, TAYLOR k CO.,
Cotton
AKG
WnOLEMLE OIROIIE.I2S,
NO. 300 FRONT STREET. t . MEMPjRTISi. KXatlt
IMPART A DELIGHTFUL and KEFRESUIXU 1'IUGE.VNCE to luo BREATH WITH.
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CHEWING GUM.
SOLCOXEMAN, Memphis', Tenn.
PEOPIaES
Insurance, Company
Office 16 Madison Street, Memphis, Tenn.
sg-Isuarea stll Claaaaa af McrchaaeM , atoreliostaea, Cbarche anrl Usrelllnzo.W
W. M. FAKRiyftTOy. Prwt. t H. T.IiKMMllN, V..Prt. I W. T..I P Aim KM Srt.
Fnlmer.Tborntoii & Go.
CottonFactors,Wholesale6rocero
NO. 800 FUOXT STJUJiET. UKMJL'UiM, 'lata..
Seocnd B.itlle. First Bottle.
Chills. Sold by Wholesale and Retail Druggist
'Q.. Hsolmlii Asrenf. Memplsia, Tessis.
& S. TREADWEIX.
ABTJELIJ
: : Memphis, Tenn.
BOOS,
W. H. JOYSKH,
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