MONDAY. DECEMBER 14,18G3.
Change of Time,—On and after Sunday,
December IS, 18C3, night trains on the Michigan'
Central- Branch of the Chicago, Cincinnati and
Louisville line leave Chicago at 10 o'dock at night.
Instead of 5.40 in the afternoon, as heretofore.
Alleged Absoh.*—Chfirlct Hacker, was ar
rested on Saturday, on a State warrant, charged
with setting fire to a hay rick, near the Junction,
Bs win be examined this morning before Justice
Maw Overboard.—On Saturday night, a
•allor while doing some repairing on the rigging
on a vessel, lying at the mouth of the river, fell
overboard, and wonlfl probably have been drown
ed, had it not been for a fellow sailor who Jumped
in and rescued him. . •
More Emigrants.—A large party of Nor
wegians, passed through here, on Saturday night,
€n route for Wisconsin and Minnesota. They are
•hardy, intelligent looking class of men, and no
doubt, will prove a valuable acquisition to the
~ Great West,
TMe Enrollment Lists.—The printed en
rollment list* are a'J ready for posting in all the
wards and townships. They will all he displayed
by about Tuesday in prominent places in each dis
trict. Everybody will then be able to -see who's
who, and may assist in rectifying the errors so
much complained of by the Copperhead print-*.
Emustments ik Coos Couktt.—The Com
mittee appointed by the Foard of Supervisors to
wait upon and confer with the Board of Trade and
other bodies with reference to raising money to
pay the bounties on enlistments, win meet the
Board of Directors ou Monday evening, at the reg
ular meeting of the Directors.
Fjbe.—A fire broke out on Friday evening,
about aix a'clock, in a private dwelling si tooted on
the corner of Ontario ard Wolcott streets. The
steam engines Liberty and Atlantic were soon at
the scene and quickly extinguished the flames.
The bonze was occupied or J. E. Clarkson. The
fire originated in a defective fine. The damage
done is estimated at S2OO.
Disorderly Conduct.—The business at
the Felice Court, if not very large, Is at least reafb
sentire. The assessments made upon the unfor
tunate who are unwilling visitors to that Institu
tion arc increasing In amount. Three Individuals
were fined $25 each on Saturday for disorderly
conduct, and one was assessed in $23 and costs for
ficllingliquor without a license.
'Tax Assault on Mb. Kirby.—Mr. Henry Kir
by, who was trsaoltcd by two bog drovers on
"Wednesday lost, on the corner of Jefferson and
Madison streets, lies in a very critical condition,
having received a very severe fracture of the skulL
Beroayrot recover. John Daley, bel'evcdto be
one of the assails -ta, in the Police
Oocrt on Satordar for esamfnatioa. bat tbe trial
was deferred till Tuesday next. He was bound
over in tbe enm of % *33 to appear on that day.
Obstructing Sidewalks.—On Saturday
night the Police made a raid on tbe various accu
mulations of bands, boxes, brick-piles which
bare been obstructing the sidewalks for the p
two or three weeks, and r-ptnrod some twelve
waggon loads, which were taken to the Annory.
The owners win please come forward this morn
ing, prove property, and remove it by leaving a
small deposit with Justice M'Uer a- a quid pro quo
for violating the sidewalk ordinance.
14th Illinois Cavalry.—Wc understand
tbatLt. Col. Jerkins of this regiment—that has
been in the front all the time since it first went to
the field, and has everywhere won imperishable
bonore-hesjuet returned from his regiment in
East Tennessee, for the purpose of affording a few
able-bodied recruits an opportunity to join the
regiment, and has opened a rrci ailing office at La-
Salle. Those who would prefer to go to the field
wiih one of the most efficient and valuable regi
ments, instead of walling to be drafted, and* then
be obliged to go without bounty or premium, will
take notice accordingly,
Judge Williams’ New Bules.—Probably
no more important event has occurred in the his
tory of Cook county jurisprudence for many years
than the adoption of the “new rules'* for the reg
ulation of practice in the Clrtolt Court. The ob
ject of theco rales Is to avoid the perplexity, vex
ation ard delay, the waste of time, money and
patience, which has resulted from the imperfect
eystemieatton of business In oar courts hitherto.
Some of the most experienced lawyers in the city,
who have carefully examined Judge Williams'
■“new rules/’ speak of them in the highest terms,
as admirably adapted to the intended purpose.
Wo commend them to the careful perusal of our
Asbtsted fob Libel.—Moritz Langlofh,
the local reporter of the TeUfrrrtpJi, (German paper)
was arretted cn Saturday afternoon on a charge of
Ilbo preferred against him by 'William Douglas—a
Constable—who believes himself to have been
aggrieved by the publication In that paper of a re
port that the complainant bad acted very naughti
ly at home, and nod suffered temporary confine
ment. Of the truth or falsehood of the charges wc
know nothing; but the gentleman shows a very
sensitive disposition, especially for one whose oc
cupation It Is to arrest others, and may therefore
be reasonably supposed to have gone through that
process whim results la the blunting of the finer
feelings. But perhaps it is libellous to say even
this. We forbear.
Hsutabt Funeral.—The funeral of the
late Captain Henry L. Bowen, company G, 89th
minois Infantry, (better known as the Ballroad
regiment) who was killed by a rifle shot while
storming the rifle pits on Missionary Bidge, at the
recent battle near Chattanooga, took place yester
day afternoon at half-pa s o’clock. The bodrof
the deceased was taken to Bo'cMU hv a special
train on the Milwaukee RaQror.d, escorted by a de
tachment of troop? and a delegation from the
Cleveland Lodge, of which be had been a member.
The deceased commanded a company of the Rail
road Beftioent, recruited by uie Colcauo & ’Mil
waukee Ballroad Company, and was a "highly es
Adding Insult to Injurt.—On Saturday
sight, a queer specimen of bnmr.nity, named Ham
mond Bqplsh, hailing from Grundy Co, was ar
rested by the police on suspicion of being a rebel
plenipotentiary In disguise. "When taken to the
Station House he told a pitiable story, from which
It appears that he was walking towards the city,
and when he hau got within some three or four
miles of it, he was pounced upon by two thieves,
who knocked him down and then stripped him of
everything—bis clothes, watch and some S3O In
money—leaving him in the condition ofPowers'
‘•Greek Slave." hot a Utile better off than a full
dressed Georgia Major, whose uniform Is said to
consist of a palrof fpure and a paper collar. Short
ly after be was overtaken by a kind-hearted far
mer, who cave him an old brown suit, with which
he made me way into town, when the police added
insult to injury by arresting him for a scceah. He
was discharged and immediatelr took hisdepar
partnre forborne, a eadder if not a wiaerni-u.
lAtdlra’ Belief Society.—Permanent Or*
ganlznllon—Election of Officers.
An adjourned meeting of ladies friendly to the
establishment of a Society for Providing for Sol
diers' Families, was held at the War Committee
Dooms, cn Saturday afternoon. The meeting was
cJled to order by Mrs. K.LTinkham, and on mo
tion Mrs. A.H. Hogc was called to the chair. Hra.
A. S. Kenyon, the Secretary, read the minutes of
the last meeting, which were approved.
Mra.'W. H. Clarke, from the Committee appoint
ed to draft a Constitution and By-Laws, submitted
her report, which, after thorough discussion, was
adopted, as follows
CONSTITUTION OF THE SOCIETT.
W..VM V. .MS .1.
Act. I.—This Society shall be called “The
Lcdies Belief Society for Soldiers’ Families,’” and
shall be auxOlaiy to the Voting Hen's Curlstian
Art. 2.—Any body can become a member of the
Society by the payment of one dollar, annuallv.
Act. t,—Thcofncets shall be a President, vice
President, Secretary, Treasurer, and Executive
Committee of three members In addition to the
officers of the Society.
Act. 4.— I The President, or in her absence, the
Tice President, shall preside at the meeting's of
the Sodctyjsnd of the Executive Committee.
Act. B.—The Secretary shall keep a record of
meetings, a list of members, write all letters re
quired uy the Society, and attend to farnistain*
notice* to the press.
Act. C.—The Treasurer shall keep a careful ac
count of all monies received, and pay the same
over to the Treasurer of thoTouug Hen's Christian
AcEOdation, who is to keep a separate account of
Act. 3.—The Executive Committee shall exer
cise a general control of the business of the Soci
ety, acting in concert with the Executive Com
mittees of the Associate Societies.
Act. B.—The Visiting Committee shall be chosen
monthly from the members of the Society: and
there shall be six appointed from each district, and
the districts shall be the same as those of the Tract
Distributors of the Young Hen's Christian Asso
Act. S.—Ea chin ember of the Visiting Commit*
mitlce shall give a receipt for nil money received
from the Treasurer, ana render vouchers to the
Auditing Committee for all money expended.
Theforcromcartidcawere read, dtscursedand
Adopted. The Ily-Lawß, firing the regular day of
meeting, wifi be considered at the next meet
On motion, an election of permanent officers of
the Society was held, which resulted as follows:
President—Vs*. A. H. Boee.
Viet iYwkfenf—Hr»- E.L Tinkham.
Secretary —Sirs. C. A. Lamb.
Ttttuurer— Mrs. H. D. Smith.
jSzacvflre Cormnilfee—Mrs. A.H. Hoge, Mrs. £.
L Ttokham, Mrs. C. A. Lamb, Mrs. H. D. Smith,
Mr*. Ebon Higgins. Mrs. D. P. Livermore, and
One of the ladies present, remarked that while
sollcittog for the Permanent Soldiers Borne, she
hod been asked why it was that so many persons
connected with these Institutions are employed,
and most be paid salaries.
In reply ft was very properly stated that the
amount of business to be transacted m connection
with ILc Sanitary Commißrion, and with some de
partments of tbc Soldiers Borne, is so arduous,
so constant and important, that no slip-shod way
ofdologtbose dalles will answer. Is or can any
person or act of persons be relied upon
to volunteer to give the time and atten
tion required, without some compensation. Men
and women who give all or even half tbotr time to
an object, as a matter of burin ess, must bs paid
for it. Draymen or expressmen will not convey
articles from one point to another without pay.
When wc con And men and women who can live in
Chicago without cost, then we may expect them
to work for nothing. “The laborer isworthvof
bis hire,” and a person who Alls 'a responsible
position, and devotes Lie or her time faithfully,
should receive a proper compensation.
After dlßcusßlon.it was decided as very impor
tant for the accomplishing of the objects of the
Society, that a reliable, competent lady should be
who should have constant charge
of the Depositary, to become acquainted with the
liocecalty and requirements of the Soldiers* Fami
On-motion, the selection of a proper person, and
the Axing of a salary, was assigned to the Execu
tive Committee, who are to report the same, (or
the sanction of the Society, at the next meeting.
On motion, it was decided that the pastors ofthe
several churches in the city bo respectfully re
quested to take up a collection on the second Sab
bath to January, for the benefit of soldiers* fami
lies, end <H«t this collection be announced from
the pulpit one week previously, and that the city
papers do requested to announce the time and ob
ject of the collection.
The following named ladies were appointed to
visit the pastors of churches, and make the proper
request: BonthDivislon—Mrs. Greer, Mrs. Bayers
and Mrs. Loomis. North Division—Mrs. Tluk
bam, and Mrs. Shackford. West Division—Mrs.
Henyon, Mrs. J. L Moulton and Mrs. J. H. Tuttle.
On motion, the Society adjourned till Saturday
best, at half-past 8 o'clock, at the War Committee
THE LATE JOHN DEMPSTER, D. D.
memorial Services Last Ercn<
Dr. Dempster as a Preacher, a Mission*
ary» a student and Thinker, an In
structor, and a Man of Progress.
At the Clark street M.E. Church, last evening,
memorial services were held, in memory of the
late Rev. John Dempster, D. D„ Senior Professor
In the Garrett Biblical Justice, who departed
this life on the SSth of November. S. M.
Boring was chairman of the meeting. The ser
vices were commenced by singing the 3,053 d
Byron, (read by Rev. O. H. Tiffany,) followed by
prayer by Rev. T. M. Eddy, after which the 956 th
Hymn was sang, (read by Rev. J. C. Stoughton.)
Addressee were then delivered, as follows:
Dr* Dempster as a Missionary—Bev* D*
Dr. Elddcr said, before entering specially upon
his topic, and as a pertinent but somewhat indirect
introdceUon, he most bo permitted to give some
reminiscences of Dr. Dempster. In the years 1826-
'27 he was stationed in Rochester, N, Y. A revi
val occurred which had not only enlarged greatly
tbe borders of their own church, but extended to
other churches. To this day the Influence of that
revival Is felt in the religious character of Roches
ter. Hi 1836-*B7, it was the lot of the speaker to
succeed him in the same field, and to enter upon
labors In which bis influence was still visible, and
to mingle in scenes where his name was still famil
iar r.n a Jailhftil, zealous minister of the OospeL
I; was in 3£26, that Dr.Dcmpatcrsalled as a mis
sionary to Buenos Ayres. Bis passage was a long
and wearisome one, bat was atlenetuaccompllah-,
ed in safety. The work upon which he entered
was one of delicacy and difficulty. Few persons
who have always lived in Protestant countries, and
under the toleration ol Protestant laws, con form
any jnst Idea of the embarrassments and obstacles
that surround the missionary entering upon his
work in r. Roman Catholic country. Dr. Dempster
found to his surprise that laws existed prohibiting
jrom preaching without a special license from the
Ccvermrent Months were occupied ft seeming
such a license. There being no edifice suitable, it
was necessary to hire rooms in which to preach,
and this continued during his whole stay there.
This circumstance prompted Dr. Dempster to take
measures for the erection of a M. E. Chnrch there,
which xmz finally done, after many tedious delays.
Be gathered a congregation to whom he preached
regularly, and among whom tbe word of God was
glorified in the conversion of souls. Be also open
ed a Sabbath School, and a school for general In
strretion, sending to tbe United States for teach
Dr. Kidder read some extracts of letters from
Dr. Dempster, while engaged in his missionary la
bel sat Bucncs Ayres, detailing the difficulties be
bad to encounter, owing to the unsettled condi
tion of the country. Dr. Kidder* said it was his
determined slrucgles with bodily Infirmities, as ;
well as surrounding and confronting obstacles,
that he exhibited that most essential characteris
tic of a successful missionary—perseverance
against difficulties. In tbe early part of the year
3&JO Dr. Dempster visited the United States. Ho
subsequently returned to his mission, and re
sumed his labors with Somewhat recruited health.
Be was laboring on diligently, having secured the
partial completion of his chapel, when the Mis
sionary Board, after a period or great financial re
vulsions, deemed it necessary to curtail its oper
ations end called him home. Be arrived in New
York In 3512, and immediately became pastor of
Vestry street Church.
Bctthecansehe had labored to establish in Bu
ncos A*res had then obtained so firm a foothold,
that tbe people would not consent lo tbe with
drawal oCthemlsalon, and it has not only been
kep: up to this day, bnt has received an enlarge
ment toe present year by the appointment of a
second missionary. It Is a happy coincidence
that a son-in-law and daughter of Dr, Dempster,
ere now laboring successfully in the mission
founded by their father twenty-seven years agp.fl
As a miseionarv. Dr. Dempster manifested the
same traits of character for which he wm distin
guished In other walks of life, bnt whicu were
found well adapted lo that peculiar vocation:
3 A disposition to shrink from no danger or
inconvenience when the cause of Christ might be
promoted by Ids efforts. lit
2—A readiness to see and Improve opportunities
of usefulness of every Idcd. , ..
8-Persevcrance under severe physical affliction,
and against discouraging outward circumstances.
4 A determination to turn-life to tbe largest
end test account, both In great undertakings an*
scrupulously redeeming his moments.
The result of his missionary experience was
jncnJy happy on his own life and character,
residence in a foreign country expanded his cws
and sympathies toward tbe world. It gave him a
store or happy recollections, and Inspired him
with the snbiuncst emotions when In the pniolt
and on tbe platform advocating the evangell*.. tion
of perishing men.
On the whole, Dr. Dempster's mission life of
about six years is an extremely interesting period
ofhis history, identifying him personally with the
broadest phase of Christian effort. Although ho
did not spend bis days on foreign shores, his ex
ample and his teachings have stimulated others
30 co so, and thus his record is still, and long wQI
be, perpetuated. Z * S S
Dr. Dempster as a Drencher—Her. F,
The speaker alluded to the death of Dr. Demp
ster ns a public calamity—for a stately and polish
ed piller has been leveled to the dasr—a calamity
to the Methodist Church, for one of the princes of
our Ig-el as a laborer of the militant nost—one
widely known and warmly loved has been stricken
down-one whose very name was a tower of
strength, and whose presence was a crown of
beanty. The speaker said he stood before the
meeting more in the capacity of a sincere mourner
than e» one who boned to delineate the character
of the eminent dead. It was no part of the duty
assigned him to speak of his genius, of his varied
and extraordinary attainments, bis unsurpass
ed industry, the steady Inclination of his mind
and heart lowaru whatever might elevate the
character and promote the efficiency of (hat Church
in which he was a happy member and honored
minister for fifty years. •
A full sketch or Dr. Dempster as a minister,
would be a complete picture of him a* o man, for
be was nothing, if not a minister. Here was the
kev-noletolifbjvhole character—the focal-point
on'whlch all the faculties of his nature shed their
converging light. He was the diligent and suc
ccsefnl stud cut the acute and profound thinker,
the eminent philosopher—the patient, laborious,
and self-sacrificing instructor, because be was in
his deepest soul, hie inmost life, a Christian min
ister, separated, as he believed, unto the gospel of
The speaker spoke at length upon “bis unquali
fied devotion to Ids work.” Dr. D. possessed a
controlling conviction that he belonged to God.
Be owned one master-purpose—one consuming
passion that swallowed up evetr meaner Imnnlss
and wordlv ambition. He had prayerfully adopt
ed a UTe-nun, and no difficulty no dungerno de
feat no disaster could cause him to swerve from
it a sluclc hair's breadth. Having selected his po
sition,'he maintained it with rock-like firmness.
Heie war the great secret of his character. It was
the idea of God that (lowed in the lights and
depths of bis mighty sonl “like one great flame”
that made him great. He was hlroug because he
feU himself “linked to Omnipotence.”
Bis high estimate of the pastoral office, was indi
cated in no doubtful manner oy the thorough pre
paration be sought lor his work. His plans of
stody wete early formed and rigidly adhered to
during a ministerial life spanning half a century.
Bifcgcncrrlacqunintancefrith classical literature,
with the sacred tongues of the original scrip
tures, with the various brandies of physical sci
ence and several modern languages, was truly re
markable. In general history, and especially Ike
history o"thc church, he was the peer of any man
wbohadcot made these the subjects of exclusive
and life-lone study. In the departments of meta
physics and theology he was probably equal, if
not superior to any other man in American Hetfa
The speaker alluded to several of Dr. D .'slate
sermons, after which bo spoke of his sperial.char
actcrlstice in the work of the ministry—that he
was always loyal to the truth, and was eminently
spiritual,' and was sometimes, in his sermons,
overwhelmingly elooucnt. Passages from his ser
mons were quoted, fully proving the correctness
ofstatements on all these points, as well as that in
the devotional point of the minister's work he
was pre-eminent. In his character of pastor he
was noted for his Christian courtesy.
Dr. Dempster a* an Instructor—Her. c.
**Dr. Deropsteras an Instructor" was the theme
of remark byßev. C. H. Fowler. Thisphascofthe
Doctor's character was peculiar, and would be bright
in whatever light itmlght be reviewed. The speak
er would not wish to immolate the living that he
might raise a funeral pyre to the dead. Itmteht
bo wcver be said that in many respects none e mailed
him. In the recitation room he loomed upln the
characteristics that made him a successful instruc
tor. rew could equal him in the clearness and
force with which he applied the troths be sought
to teach. He laid the whole fioldof knowledge un
der contribution. He was remarkably accurate.
Corsdons strength was visible in bis treatment
of abstruse questions, and ho smote error so ford
bly that even its friends would rqjoico to see It fall.
He gained so much upon the confidence of his
puySts that they would sometimes accept
his assertions as troths, hut however
muchhe might have lost himself in vividness of
description and strength of presentation, be
alwavs fell hack upon the reason, and seemed de
termined that all who sailed with him must be
sailors. He was continually digging at the roots
of things had as constantly threw up relations and
correspondences which drew the learner irresist
ibly to hip conclusions; to bear him was to fol
low; to follow was to obey, Did any student fall
to assent to his deductions a comparison of ab
snrditv never failed to bring him roand. He was
noted for the cheerful tone which he imparted to
his instructions; be Inspired his pnnlia, and what
under treatment from others was doll, with him
was life like. Conveying Intelligence and awaken-
IngSntcreet equal to the inspired ones of former
days, he left tale impress upon the world, and his
works shall follow him.
Dr. Dempster as a Student—Bev, H.
Bannister, D. D,
Eev. n.BanEiß[er,D.D.,discussed the character of
Dr. Dempster as a student and thinker; his treat
meet was blgWy eulogistic. The traits manifested
in early life were a vivid imagination and a stem
u nattering •will. The early education of the do
ceased wag much neglected; this was compensated
for alter his conversion, hjjntense and unremit
ting application to study. Be soon mastered the
Latin and Greek languages, which he studied with
an cspcdal view to the enlargement of his vocabu
lary, and his great aim seemed then to be brevity;
he was sometimes obscure, this resulted, probably,
from a lack of the Saxon element in hts composi
tions. Be subsequently added a knowledge of the
Hebrew. Many of his hours on horseback were
devoted to study. Be betook himself to the rec
ondite domain of metaphysics to enable him to
combat every sophism, out with this he combined
a knowledge of,end a love for the natural sciences,
and this rendered his ratiocinations eminently
practical- Bis attainments in the latter domain
of research wore somewhat limited, but he had a
wonderful power in applying and digest
tog that which he knew, ana nuconcioasly inspired
others to follow a higher flight than that which he
had taken: He was exceedingly undogmitical,
and did not affirm positively except in the domain
of' actual knowledge. As a thinker be was
continuous and profound; earnest to prosecuting
a train of thonpht and untiring to its elucidation.
His argumentation was compact and unfaltering,
lie was fond of analysis; during the last few
years he delighted to deal with ontology*causes,
end primary cognitions. The different steps to
the process of an argument seemed to flash upon
his mind by intuition, and his comparisons were
vivid- The conclusions at which ho thus arrived
were delivered authoritatively, not donbttngly.
Bis imagination was adivtoc gift to him; it Cor
fu seated upon the intelligence of his hearers and
made dear to them the deepest recesses of thought.
Bad his knowledge been extensive there would
have been no end to his Illustrations. As it was,
he dealt much to antithesis and often used the
climax. It had been asked: “What claim had
John Dempster to be called a philosopher?” His
We was a high success to famishing to the world
rich treasures of original thought In tbs region of
philosophy. True, his processes and Ideas were
rather fragmentary, but no has left behind him ma
terial which, to the hands of an editor, would
prove volumes of rich "intellectual treasures. He
probably contemplated some such work as this
himself, but his light was quenched by the sudden
swoop of death upon him. He made great pro
gress In the development of the great truth of hu
man freedom. His achievements will be a lasting
reminder to those who survive him against tame
ness of attainment and blind subservience to the
errors of former ages.
Dr. Dempster as a Man of Progress—
Bcv. O. DU Tiffany, D. D.
Dr. Dempster as a Man of Progress, was the
theme of discourse by Eev. O. n. Tiffany. It
were treason, be said, to the memory of Dr. Demp
ster to say that he worked forapplftuse; if God was
glorified and humanity beneutled by his labors
Is end was attained. His plans of progress were
not eliminated In the brain of the Utopian think
er, but were the eductions of a well regulated,
practical mind, tempered and directed by tne love
of God. All hi* energies were taxed to their ut
most to effect the instruction of men who should
be fitted to advance tba work of human prop eta,
Methodism was born in a University, ret Us first
victories seemed doe not to Intellectual ability bat
to living Godliness; the church seemed at one
time to nave failed into theverror of thinking that
intellectual attainments were rather a drawback
to ministerial success than otherwise. Dr. Demp
ster recognized this as an error, and was not
discouraged by the nfegnitude of of the task of re
moral. Belabored hard and rested not till the
Biblical Institute was recognized as essential to
the Church. Yet he will not be noted more for
his alms than his labors. He raised one institute
In the East, one on the shore of Lake Michigan,
and aimed to erect another on the western slope
of the Bocky Mountains. In the last he was dis
appointed. But all honor to the mn« who suc
ceeded in changing the current of a church's life.
But, however. Freedom is the special problem
of the sec. The church has always been con
vinced or the great evil of slavery, and has always
set her face against its introduction into com
munion with the church. In 1811, their Bishop An
drews Detains by marriage the possessor of slaves.
The question was discussed In the Genera) Confcr
fcrence, and be was requested to desist from the
exercise of the duties of hli office so long as bo
shonld hold them. An eruption was produced
and a Methodist Ediscopal Church was founded.
From thistimo tbe church stood much behind the
root?! sense of its members. Yet* Dr. Dempster
faltered not, and in 1656 ho demanded that tbe
church should assert her true position. InISGQ
tills stand was taken. Tbe chnrch determined
to shake off her power fully and appointed Dr.
Dempster otic of toe bearers of a message to Wash
ington; he Is credited by tbe opposition with hav
ing been laicclyinstromental in changing the Gov
ernment policy on tbe slavery question. Bis
name will be enrolled in history ns one of those
whoxcpa.icd the broken pillers of the temple of
Qcd. Dr. Dempctcr was ever energetic, and
therefore never old. Be looked not at the thing*
which were behind bat pressed forward to those
which wcie before - and delighted in tbe
exercise of conrclous strength; and believed that
troth was near its triumph when the contest wax
ed warm. Bad he lived, tbe extension of minlsle
rial terms and the association* of laymen in the
general councils of the church would both have re
ceived his vote ir the convention. But ho is gone.
Great minds can rover cease, their fhtufe is death
less. The lesson of John Dempster's life was one
which speaks to ns to breast the wave when it is
strongest. Onward to the fluht. Ron the race; for
he who rrns shall obtain. Bis departure we have
seen, and cadi of ns has cried with 000 of old “My
Father, my Father; the chariots of Israel and the
horsemen thereof! God grant that whosoever
bears his mantle may Inherit a double portion of
A resolution was then passed requesting that
copies of the ftmcral sermon and addresses deliver
ed on the present occasion be given to the Method
ist Book Depository for publication. The meeting
then adjourned with tbe benediction.
Circuit Court of Cook County
NEW RULES OF PEACTICE-IM
Taxation of Clerks Fees,
RECORDS OF CASES IN THE DIP*
FEBENT LAW COURTS, Ac.
The following Important order, and the rules
which follow It have been made a matter of record
In the Circuit Conrt of Cook County. They were
entered on the record on December 10th—Thursday
Ordered. That the following rules, from No. 1 to
No. 20 inclusive, be adopted for tbe government of
the practice and proceedings of this court. Said
rules to have force and effect upon and from tbe
21st day of December, instant.
Bulb L—For each term of tins Court, the Clerk
will prepare a calender containing the issues of
tact to he tried by a Jury, upon which calender
mar be placed every canae noticed for trial as here*
inaner mentioned, in the order in which said no
ticca arc filed with the Clerk, provided if several
notice? of trial be filed with the Clerk at the same
time, that that they shall be placed upon the trial
calender in the order in which they originally
stood on the docket. Said calender shall
be made np by the Clerk on or before the Thursday
immediately preceding each trial term of this
Court, ard a certain somber of cases will be set
for trial for each day, until all the causes on said
calender are assigned for trial.
ScxeS.—Joy party toa suit (either plaintiff or
defendant) Intending to try any Issue of fact or
any appeal suit, where service has been had or ap
pearance entered as hereinafter mentioned, before
the jury at the Ibennest ensuing trialterm, shall
serve upon the attorney of the opp'oalte party, or
in case there is no attorney having an office in the
city of Chicago, then on the opposite party or some
one of them (if there arc two or more plaintiffs or
defendants,) in writing, on or before the Monday
Immediately preceding the first day of said trial
term, a notice of his intention to try the cause or
causes mentioned and entitled in said notice at
said trial term, a copy of which notice with an ad
mission of the service thereof, or an affidavit of
service shall be filed with the clerk on or before
the Tuesday immediately preceding the first day
of said trial term.
Bclx S—Causes so noticed for trial, and placed
upon the calendar as provided in the two foregoing
rules, shall stand for trial In their order upon said
calendar upon the first call thereof and no cause
shall be continued except upon affidavit, unless by
consent of both parties, and then not without good
cause shown to the court. No cause will be passed
unless one of the principal attorneys employed
therein la, when stud cause !s reached for trial,
actually engaged in the trial of a cause in another
court, or is prevented by sickness or absence from
the city from attendance in this court.
Bulk 4—No cause will bo allowed to be set down
for trial by the parties noon anr day of the term
other than that fixed by the cleric upon the calen
dar, unless where there is a number of witnesses
from other counties whose attendance will be re
quired, and then only after the calendar has been
called through, except as provided for in the suc
Rule s—When the principal attorney of a party
is sick or absent from the city, or actually engaged
in the trial of a cause in some other court at the
time the cause Is called for trial, and the other
party is ready, the court will pass the cause for the
lime without prejudice, in all cases, where It ap
pears by affidavit or otherwise that the party seek
lug the delay has used dde diligence to be ready
for trial, ana woold have been ready but for the
sickness, absence or engagement of his attorney.
But where the delay is at the Instance of
the defendant, it shall also appear by
affidavit that there Is a meritorious default to the
suit and setting forth in what It consists. Prori
<l<(J, That a sound discretion win be exercised by
theCoort In the enforcement of this rule in ex
treme cases In favor of plaintiffs In attachments
nnd suits on demands Which would be barred by
the statute of limitations if dismissed; and also
in all cases where any substantial injury might re
Bni 6.—No cause will be passed a second time
for either of the causes mentioned In the last rule,
and any cause so passed shall be In order.to be
called up for trial at any time after the cause for
which the same was passed shall cease; hut notice
to the opposite party or his attorney shall be
Rule 7.—The forenoon ofHondsv and Saturday
of each week of a trial term shall be set apart for
the bearing ofmotlonsand the setting of Issues of
law, and no Issues ©flaw will be settled andno mo
tions beard upon any other days, except In cases
specially provided for by statute, or whore In the
opinion of the Court the disposal of such motion
is necessary to prepare said cause for trial or
where the motion is one of course.
Rtlk 8. —No mere dilatory motion win bo al
lowed to be made in any cause after the same Is
placed upon the calendar, except motions to dis
miss for want of jurisdiction, and for a contin
uance of the cause where allowable;
Ecu 9.—AH motions for continuance of cases
shall be made on the first or second days of trial
teims, as provided by section 18 of the Practice
Act orIBSB, unless the cause for such continuance
shall have arisen enhfeqnenUj to such days, or
unless the Court shall, in its discretion, allow
such notions to be made subsequently but to en
title a party to the exercise of such discretion it
must be made to appear by affidavit that informa
tion of the causes upon which the motion is asked
came to the knowledge of the party alter the time
prescribed, or that tbo cause has arisen subse
quently thereto, or that the party or his Attorney
has been disabled by sickness or some other suffi
cient cause from making the application; in all
which cases the application shall be made at the
earUest moment in the power of the party.
moczss sebved fob trial txbx.
Bums 30— Cases where process is made returna
ble to any trial term, ana in which service Is bad
upon the defendant or defendants for such term
may be placed on the same calendar as is?nca of
fret, by the plaintilf, npon his filing with the Cjerk
a written request to that effect on or before the
Tuesday next preceding the commencement of said
trial term, ana no service shall be required to bo
made upon the defendant's attorney for such term,
mid snch canscs shall stand lor trial in their order
npon the trial calendar, provided the issues of law
are settled before such cases shall be reached for
Buiz 11—All instructions on the. part of the ’
plaintiff and defendant, must be presented to the
Court before the commencement of the final argu
ment to the Jury, or they will not ho examined by
NOTION?, ACn WHEN AND HOW NAPE. „
Bttle IS—After the causes upon said trial calen
dar shall have been disposed or, issues of tact may
be tried before the Court by agreement of parties,
and motion?, and demurrers, at law and in chan
coy may be argued, but no party shall have the
right to take up any motion on demurrer, unless
upon notice to the attorney or solicitor of the op
Bulb l&-All motions not of course shall be
made in writing, and when founded on matters of
fact not otherwise appearing by the pleadings or
other proceedings in the cause, such frets must be
presented by affidavit, which shall be filed with
All motions filed at one term, and remaining
undisposed of, may be determined at the next
trial or vacation term, upon four days previous no
tice thereof to the adverse party, as required by the
second section of the Practice Act of 1653,
Bern 14.—Amendments of the pleadings and
papers in common law suits may be allowed, on
motion, at every stage of the cause, but no amend
ment, material or otherwise, shall be deemed a
good cause for a continuance, unless the amend
ment works a surprise to the opposite parly, and
this shall be made manifest to the Court by affi
davit or otherwise.
Erin 35.—1n all cases made returnable to any
term of the Court, the defendant shill plead by
tbc morning of the third day by the opeuing of
Conrt; and theplatotiff shop be entitled toa default
to all cases where the plea is not so filed, unless
the party lias obtained an extension of the' role to
Euu 16— The appellee in an j appeal salt, from a
Jcstice of the Peace, which, haa been perfected ten
days before the commencement of any trial term,
may enter his appearance in writing and have the
same filed among the papers in the case, and if
each appearance Is so entered ten days before the
commencement of the term, and the case is placed
upon the trial calendar in too manner above'speci
fied, the cause shall stand for trial in its order even
thonch service may not have been bad upon the
Box 17— All causes in which no counsel shall be
entered on the docket, and where no appearance Is
entered, will be dismissed when called for trial un
less cause 1b shown for a continuance.
BEBTIOS 07 RULES,
Bums 18—The service of mles or orders made by
the court,ior by the Judge In vacation shall be by
delivering a certified copy; and when cither party
may have appeared by attorney, service of any role
order or notice made on such attorney shall be
deemed sufficient; unless where the object is to
bring a party into contempt for disobyelngany
rale or order; in which case the service shall be
upon the party personally.
PKODCCnOH 07 BOOKS AKI) PAPERS.
Bulk 19—i Application may be made by cither
party to compel the production and discovery of
books, papers and documents In the possession or
control of the opposite party, relating to the mer
its of any suit pending in this court, to enable
the plaintiff to declare or cither party to
answer any pleading or to prepare for
the trial of the cause, the motion for which
shall be founded on a flldavit stating the
facts and circumstances on which the as me
Is claimed, and that the books, papers or docu
ments whereof the production or discovery is
sought, are not in the possession nor under the
control of the party applying therefor, and that
the party making such application is advised by
Ids counsel and verily believes that the production
or discovery of the books, papers or documents
mentioned In said affidavit, is necessary to enable
him to declare or answer or prepare for trial, as
the case xnay bo, The mode of each dUcorcry
may be sitter by requiring the party to deliver
sworn copies of the matters to bei discovered, or
to prodoce and deposit the same with the Clerk or
this Court. , , . ,
Edls 20.—A1l rules heretofore made and entered
of record arc hereby abolished.
U. S. Cm cm Court— Before Hon. Thos. Drum
mond, Judge.—4BX—Bose vs. Boat etfll. Parties
coroebv atty’a and jury waived by agreement, and
sub. to'Courtfor trial. Court finds for pltt, and.
judgl entered. Belt consents to a stay of execu
tion for thirty days. _
Admiralty— ComKxchance Fire and Inland
Navigation Co. vs. Proceeds of schooner Harriet
Boss? The Court pronounces for the libellant, and
refers to Mr. Bishop to take testimony and report
tho amount due the libellant.
Coos Conor Cmcurr Coubt—Before Hon. Eraq
tns 8. Williams, Judge.—(S3—Carver ct al vs.
DowsctaL Jury again called and trial resumed;
evidence and arguments dosed. - Jury find for the
vs, McCarthy. Mo. for a new trial;
ai ??7^J' H endrkks. Jury waived and
cause submitted to Court for trial; finding for
plff SI4S-25. Motion by doit, for a new trial over
ruled and judgment entered on the finding by the
Court. Deft, excepts and thirty days given to file
bill of exceptions and appeal bond, Boudin tho
penal sum of $250.00 to bo approved by the Court.
.Suwauon Couet— Before the fall Bench sitting
in Banc.—White vs. Schwelnfurth. Deft guilty;
.dam. assessed at $85.00. Ho. for a new trial by
210—Loomis vs. Taylor. Mo. for new trial over
670— Johnson vs. Carter. Deft, enters mo. for
leave to file a new affl. of merits.
COS-Wisdom ct al vs. Carter. Deft, enters cross
mo. for leave to file new afft. of merits.
CC!—Brown vs. Hard etal. Mo. for new trial by
pUT. overruled and judgment entered. PUT. ex
cepts: bill of exceptions to be filed during tho term.
674—Hendricks for use of Ayers vs. Marks £ Har
ris. Mo. for new trial by dell, sustained.
THE CITY MISSION.
Fourth Annual Report.
The following report of the work of tho City
Missionduiinglhopastycarwillbo read within
tci eat. It is worthy of remark that no application
Las been made to the Mission for charity by any
colored person during tho four years of its ex
The City Mission has been located in its present
position since November, 1800. The (Church of
8t Anegarins located on tho corner of Indiana and
Franklin streets, was at that time closed, and a fa
vorable contract was made for its occupancy by'
the corporators, consisting of Ber. E. B. Tuttle.
R. H. Clarkson, D. D„ U. N. Bishop, D. D., Clin
ron Locke, and Her. J. O. Barton.
Rev.E.B. Tuttle was appointed Chaplain and City
Missionary, which position ho holds at present.
So much of bis time as can bo spared from duty In
Government hospitals is devoted to the work of
charity Incident to the calling of City Missionary:
bis especial attention is directed to the aid of such
as have no one to care for them. Tho following is
his fourth «Tvpnal ,
The Mission was incorporated in 18G0. Its work
was inaugurated in IS4££—to supply a fall want for
systematic charily among the poor of the city.
It has co-operated with other agencies in dis
bursing the contribations of its patrons, to help
people to help themselves. The contributions have
been quite limited, considering the magnitude of
the work, and they have seldom been made unso
licited. We i ave furnished thousands of families
with good help, and from scarcely any has com
pensation been thought of. Too many have
thrown hardens upon ns, which they ought either
to hare personally borne themselves, or provided
the means of relief.
Wo claim, upon the system Inaugurated by as,
of personal visitation, etc., to have materially aid
ed m breaking up the evils of eirtetbtggvng. The
labors of Rev. K. Collyer. and of Geo. P, Hansen,
(late County Agent) have largely rendered to the
Most of our labors for the past two years have
been devoted to soldiers’ families. The task of
superintending their correspondence; helping to
obtain fttnds from absent husbands; besides pro
viding fuel and clothing for their children, has
been no light or easy one.
The opinion which prevails among many, that
there ia little need of missionaries, because ot the
prosperous state of the city and country, is a most
There never was a time, notwithstanding the
increase of churches and agencies for ameliora
ting the sufferings of humanity, that vice and
crime so abounded as now t it is appalling to
the stoutest heart. Ask the police if ills not so f
The Innocent victims are mostly women and chil
dren. We mar turn away from the sickening
sights which vice reveals to ns, when we go just
where it exists : but it is festering all around ns
in the alleys and slums of tho city, and few are
found willing to cope with it, even in Its most re
So long as no reformatory institutions are open
ed to the degraded, the step is gradual hut certain,
to downward rain. This Is especially true in re-
Krd to the young. and to intemperate females,
ley are sent to the Bridewell, and after a brief
retention there, arc again seen at the police court
to have the same process, repeated. The arrest,
trial, sentence, punishment, among old offenders.
Is but to go forth and sin again.
JiaponswUify. —There at least 93 churches In
Chicago. At Inc same rime, there are thonsands
inonrdty, some of whom, at the east or abroad,
attended some place of worship on Sunday, who
yet never darken the door of any church, never
think of worshipping God, and have not for years
on the Sabbath day. Where they spend the day
wc cannot tell.
Suggestion!—Ho meet the wants of jhe suffering
poor at large, the system adopted Inßaltimoreaud
successfully practiced far more loan ten years,
seems admirably adapted to the wants of our city.
The society is railed the “Benevolent Association
for Improving the Condition of the Poor.” A cen
tral office, with a superintendent, receives all ap-
Slicatlons for aid. The city is divided into three
iefiricts, (answering to the natural divisions of
Chicago,) and an agent in each, dally visits and ad
ministers systematic relief, A well, known citi
zen is President. The means are raised by a com
mittee of citizens.
There is nothing better now than to encourage
all well-tried Agencies, whereby the ins and outs
of those who are continually seeking for charity
are well known. The undeserving swarm at once
to every new Agency to try and create new sympa
thies for their ott-told tales of misery; while the
really deserving shrink back and sutler. It Is as
much in hoic we relieve distress, when wo do tt,
and where to leave off, as in anything else In life.
That man, then, who gives to all mike, without
regard to circumstances, may satisfy bis con
science as to dnty, but he would be reckoned a
bad steward in others’ bounties.
The amount of charities disbursed among tho
poor for fonr years, to tho relief of upwards of
tuslce thousand needy cases, has been $3,Q37.3;i.
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS.
Fifth Day’s Proceedings.
The War Fund—Beauties to Volunteers—Vet
erans—How the Money Shall be Raised.
The Board of Supervisors of Cook County, met
In session on Saturday morning, at 9 o'clock pur
suant to adjournment.
The minutes of tho proceeding day’s business
were read and aproved.
The Board then entered open the business of
drawing jurors to serve In the Superior and Circuit
Supervisor Myrick offered a resolution author
izing the Committee on Beads and Bridges to in
spect the Vincennes road for the improrement o?
a portion of which tho sum of S3OO was donated
to tbetown o?Cataract by tho Board, and that if
(he work bo found done according to the Instruc
tions of the Board that the Clerk be directed to is
tee orders for the snm of S3OO, parable to the
The Committee on Jail and Jail Accounts re
roriedon the following bills and recommended
iheirpayment. Concnrred In.
1). S. Hammond, Sheriff dieting ..$3,557.50
Do. other services 143.00
Ann Burns washing for Jail.
On mol)on of Supervisor Johnson, the bill of
C. 6. Smith, for buggy hire, $3, was allowed.
On motion of Supervisor ward, the Clerk was
authorized to allow to each Supervisor $2 for post
ing election notices, the same sum for approving
Collector's bonds, and ten cents mileage one way.
The Committee on CityHelatlons reported on
the assessment of the Court House Square for
improvements on East Randolph street, reporting
ttat the whole Assessment of the county was
§1,271 Tt, of which the city should pay 8-21, The
committee did not know how much should be paid
lw the railway company. The committee there
fore recommended that the matter be referred to
the Committee on City Delations, with power to
amncclt. It was so referred.
A petition was presented from SylasH. Sherman
sometime confined in tbo county jail, as principal
witness In the case of stands charged
with the morder of Patrick Flannigan, asking for
seme compensation for loss of time. Referred to
committee on jail and jail accounts.
The Committee on Equalization of Taxes, re
ported adversely to the petition of Martin Palmer
for reduction on taxes. Concurred In.
The same committee reported on the application
of Charles Whalerfor remission of taxes; that the
lax had been paid twice. Ordered to bo refunded
The same committee reported on a similar pe
petition of Edmund Knauer. Money ordered re
TOE VOLUNTEER QUESTION.
The Committee on Finance reported on the dis
bursement of monies by the War Fund Commit
tee; thatthe report of that Committee is correct.
Approved and ordered filed.
On motion of Supervisor Irvin, a Commltte con
sisting of [Snperrlsora Shackford, Farwell and
Johnson were appointed to confer with the Direc
tors of the Boaru of Trade and Mercantile Associ
ations and Bankers abont the amount necessary
to be raised to par the bounties on enlistments,
and if so, how. On motion. Supervisor Irwin was
added to the Committee, which was directed also
to ascertain, If possible, the quota assigned to
ibis county, and report on the whole on Tuesday
Supervisor Dees offered the following:
Euolzedi That the War Fund Committee bo au
thorized to negotiate a loan in earns of not less
than $ 100. itayaole on or before the Ist day of An
fast, A.l>. lt6s,tomcctthe appropriations made
y Hie Board for bounties to soldiers, and that the
laith of the county le hereby pledged to the pay
ment of the said loan, with interest at the rale of
seven per cent, per annum: this, however, not to
Interfere with the resolutions passed by the Board
on the same subject.
The resolution was referred to the Special Com
mittee previously appointed.
On motion of Supervisor Johnson, the room for
merly occupied bv lion J. B. Bradwell was appro
pr ated to the exclusive n?c of the War Fund Com
Supervisor Russell offered a resolution to the
effect that SIOO extra bounty shall be allswed to
Veterans who shall re-cnllst to fill up the quota of
Cook county. The motion did no! meet wlthgreat
favor, but was referred to the Special Committee.
Supervisor E. S. Taylor offered the following;
Wczeeap, It is desirable that the credit and
honor of Cook count be maintained, and her quo
ta, under the last call of the President for volun
teers, be raised by enlistments: and
Wbeezas, The brief interval that elapses be
tween this and the date fixed upon for the draft,
renders It impcretlve that an effort be made Imme
diately to raise volunteers to obviate the needs of
the draft, therefore be it
Stfctred. That the Board of Supervisors recom
mend the noldlugot a war meeting In the city of
Chicago, on Wednesday next, for tne purpose of
encouraging enlistments, and that meetings for a
kindred purpose bo held in the various towns of
the county. » i
The resolution was adopted unanimously, and
the supervisors of each word and township were
instructed to forma committee for the purpose of
arranging such meetings, and Supervisor E. S.
Taylor was appointed Chairman of such commit
Scperrisor W. W. Taylor moved that each mem
ber of the Board who was eligible to the draft,
should set an example by volunteering for the war.
Supervisor Johnson wanted to know if the mem
ber was eligible to the draft himself. (No.)
Supervisor Dalton moved to amend by striking
out tbo words, “subject to the draft. It was
subsequently tabled; ■
The members then drew their perdlem, and the
Board adjourned to meet again on Tuesday next
Tuesday at 8 o'clock.
Joint Committees of Public Bodies—
The patriotic action of the Common Council and
Board ol Supervisors, la appropriating a bounty of
one hundred dollars, in addition to the Govern
ment bounty, to all who shall volunteer to fill up
the quota of Cook County, will doubtless operate
as a spur to enlistments. The Board of Super
visors, however, was for-sighted enough to per
ceive that that was not aIT that remained to be
The Board therfore resolved to call a War Meet
ing for Wednesday evening next, to stimulate
again those patriotic fires which burned so
brightly of old. Meetings will be held In every
township in the county. To make arrangements
for a meeting in Chicago worthy of the occasion,
it has been thought advisable to call a joint meet-,
!ng of Committees from the principal public bodies
In Uje city. The following call has been issued,
signed by Charles Randolph, Secretary of the
Board of Trade War Fund Committee i
The Conscription War Fnnd Committee of the
Common Connell, tho Committee appointed by
the Board of Supervisors to arrange for public
meetings, and the War Committee of the Mercan
tile and Yonng Men’s Christian Associations, are
respectfully requested to meet the Board of Trade
War Fund Committee, at the Board of Trade
Booms, on Monday evening, 14lh lust., at eight
o'clock, to confer in regard to holding public
Mr. Qnnnyhags Come* to Grlof. ~
Mtutix Hauezok, )
1,000 Micmoaw Avxwux, J-
Deo. 12,1863. J.
Editors Chicago Tribune:
We are svb nubio. I write to you with a heavy
heart, and in tho language of the great Merrick: "I
walk through the valley of the Shadow of Death
with my life in my hand*" Wearopassing through
ihc waters of affliction, and as none of us know
how to swim, it may be simply a matter of time
when tho customary resolutions, to be published
in the city papers, shall be passed, and the under
taker shall undertake to take our measures. Tho
family desire, Messrs. Editors, that yon see wo
are decently burled, and that no breach of etiquette
mars the occasion, and that our names are spelled
rightly in the papers. As for myself, lam not
proud, but as a legacy to my posterity (tho only
one I shall probably leave) I submit tho following
Hero lie the remains of
Bom Jan. 1, 1818: Died—
He dealt In honesty and molasses, andnevortook
a government contract. Stranger, go and do like
Mrs. Gnnnybaga has heard that epitaphs are com
mon in country churchyards and does not desire
Before I leave this vale of tears, I desire that the
public shall be fully Informed of the cause of de
part ore, and I prelcr to do U myself than to have
the newspapers chronicle It under a startling dis
play of heads, involving everything from ordinary
scandal to first class murder, to he followed by a
column filled with the lively and rose colored Im
aginloge of the yonng men whom yoa call report
ers. Several of them have been hero already, peek
ing Into the windows, looking down tho chimney,
striving to bribe our coachman with invitations to
imbibe and trying to get their heads through the
key holes. One of them contrived to secure an
ntrance by coming to tho house as the collector of
pew rents from our church; hut his hill was so
enormously large, and his stock of piety so enor
mously small, (lira. G. saldhe didn’t actually know
a hassock from a hymn hook) that he was sum mar
ily ordered out of tho bouse. He has been sitting
on our back stoop ever since. He would prove in
valuable as a waiter at the Trcmont, or in any busi
ness capacity where heavy standing around Is
requisite.' This communication will serve tho
double purpose of relieving myself and my back
Arabella has eloped 1
Eloped without our consent 11
* Eloped with a pork packer’s man! I!
Or, as John Joseph says, with the ham fat
Yesterday morning we were gathered at the
breakfast tabic. Arabelladidnotmakeherappoar
ancc. Mrs. G. was worried and went np to Ara
bella’s room, aud the next wc beard was the sound
of something falling upon the floor like a large bag
full of old clothes. I knew it was Mrs. G because she
Is always careful how she falls. Upon going to the
room, what a scene was there!
Mrs. Gunny bags extended upon the floor with
Arabella’s vinaigrette £lucd to her nose: the bed
undisturbed; bureau drawers open and valuables
gone; an open window, from which depended a
suggestive rope, made of cast off linen. Upon Ara
bella’s pillow was a note addressed to me. After
recovering Mrs. G., wc descended to the breakfast
room in a sorrowful single file, John Joseph in an
agly, pensive mood. Aramlnta languishing like a
rose rudely plucked from the parent stock. andMra.
G. In a half conscious state, muttering: “what will
they say t” •
i The letter read as follows:
* When yon receive this, your Arabella win be
many miles away from you, sorrowful at parting
with you but blessed with tho love of a kindred
spirit. I have Jong yearned for a genial bosom
smd a royal heart, and I have found the latter cased
in the rough shell of Thomas Dolan. Do not do
ride me. Many a sparkling diamond baa been
found coated with a rough exterior and tho sweet
milk of the cocoa nut Is concealed within the bard,
flinty hark. I keep back nothing. Thomas has
worked In a packing house, but Garibaldi sold
■W candles, and who knows but that some
day Thomas may wear a red shirt and have his
Elcturc in the magazines. Love can overlook
ams and long middles, and invests the slippery
slaughter house-with a heavenly halo. Thomas
loves me devotedly and dotes upon me with all
the ardor of the Giaour. That love Is returned
with gushing gratitude. I have found my affinity,
and nothing but death can part us. Henceforth
our fortunes are nnited, and the proud Arabella, br
the bestowal of her hand, exalts tho lowly pork
E acker from bis abasement. Oh! could yon but
now what a tender heartbeats beneath hissha-nry
bosom, yoa would forgive all and take us to your
I must close. In a minute I go down the rope
into the outstretched arms of Thomas. Take care
of my Apollo and give mv lorgnette to Aramlnta.
Do not seek to fallow us. for Thomas says: “We
shall klver our tracks.” You cannot overtake us.
fos lore is swifter than the gazelle fleeing to its
brown-eyed mate. And now, farewell, I fly, I fly.
Your affectionate Daughter,
_ „ , , . Arabella Gcxhtbaos.
P. 8. Think sometimes of your absent but still
dutiful one. a. G
P. S. No. 2. Two souls with but a single thought.
Two hearts that beat as one.
u The horrible, greasy brute," shrieked Aramin
ta, wringing her hands: “ Companion of pigs and
hogs 1 TVe are disgraced. How can I ever meet
Cclestlna Croesus again f I must Ibsc all the hops
this winter,” and the poor girl, bathed in tears,
went np„to her chamber in a water spout,
1 Mrs. O. bore tho shock with considerable equa
nimity, and tho coffee she commenced to pour
was wanned by the maternal tears which fell into
the cups. “Do not weep, Mrs. 0.,” said I: “com
pose yourself.” Mrs. G. looked up with dignity
“Mr. G.! yon have never known what tt ia'to
bear a child and lose her. You cannot, no, yon
cannot ever bo a mother and appreciate the loss of
her first born. Yon kdow not what It Is to meet
Mrs. Gun and be asked: ‘How is the pork pack*
er?’ ortoharo Mrs. Greens turnup her nose at
yon and say: ‘There goes Mrs. Gunnybags; her
daughter ran away with s hog killer.’ ”
John Joseph was In a furious rago and stormed
about the breakfast room like a j am
sorry to be obliged to chronicle. In spite ot his I
early teachings, that he swore, or ot least used ex
pletives not usually to bo found In the Gentle
man’s Manual, which expletives I omit as unfit
for publication. “ that ham fht man,” said
he, “with his spare ribs, sausages and tender
Mrs. 0. mildly reproved J. J.
“ The subject mcrita the expressive monosylla
ble, and there’s one less of them In my month,'’
said he. “Marry a ham Ui man, fresh from a
greasy, bloody packing house t Disgrace the fami
ly and many a hogl What will onr fellows say f I
fancy I see Fitzfoodlo coming* up to me and say
ing; ‘WellJ Jack, my hoy, they say you’ve got a
brother who does something in the slaughtering
line. By the way, what Is the price today of
pigs V I tell you it la interfering with the funeral
procession to' an unreasonable extent, this per
formance of Arabella’s. Hasn’t she got an idea
above a dead hog or a barrel of mess pork t I tell
you, its rough on a fellow. I wish I had him hero
about fire minutes,” and John Joseph
lunging out, muttering something obout left duke,
potato trap and one on the noh, and other unlntel
liable phrases, which he says belong to the P. R.
I asked him one day what P. R. meant, and he re
plied, Potato Rot. I cannot see what dukes have
to do with the Potato Rot
I finished my "breakfast In silence, went oat and
consulted with a man at the Police Cilice who
called himself a shadow, I told him my alory.
u Oh! yes,” said ho, “I know Dolan—just oat of
the jog. I brought him to rights two years ago,
myself— caught him in the act with the nippers on
him. I know him like a book;" and he showed
me the picture of an ugly looking brnte as that of
Thomas Dolan, my threatened eon-ln-law. Ho
agreed to shadow him; to which I replied that I
preferred the substance to the shadow. He said I
should hare both, if possible, and adriaed me, as
a preliminary step, to telegraph eastward to have
the trains searched. I wrote oat the telegrams
and took them to the office. They, refosed to send
them, as they contained news of pnhlle import
ance. If they were left they would have to be
sent to the Journal and as they were rather long,
a portion of them would bare to ho sold to the
Timet. I asked them if that woe the way they
usually transacted business, and they said: “rest
that is the new plan with the Messages.” Where
upon, 1 sent the dispatches westward. The shadow
has gone Hast, and I hope will be able to throw
some light upon the matter. In tbo meantime, we
hare closed our bouse for the present, and cannot
see company, at least while we are in the waters
of affliction, of which I hare before spoken. I
write to yon tremblingly, fearing that this may
be the lost of my epistles to the Tamara, bat T
lire in hopes that the foolish girl may seethe
error of her ways, and exclaim In the beautiful
language of the poet;
r* -Tia Greece l but living Greece no more.”
1 trust that she may return to ns again and fill up
the old circle so Ion? unbroken, and rekindle the
fire on the hearth which is now smouldering in
sombre ashes. Yours, mournfully,
Successful Recovery of Stolen Goods
—A short time ago Information was laid at the
Detective Police Office, that the store of Charles
Dnbroek, at Dauby Statioivhad been broken Into
and SI,OOO worth of goods were mysteriously taken
away. After the lapse of a few days another daring
haiglaryiwas committed at Blue Island; the cloth
ing store ofWm. Baumheck having been broken In
to and robbed of JSOO worth of ready madeclothing.
From the skillful manner in which the burglars
covered their tracks. It was clear that they were no
novices In the stealing profession. Information
by telegraph was transmitted all over the State
snd principal neighboring cities, hut no clue was
obtained to either or goods. Detective
Stroebel of ’ this city was, at last, applied to;
and from information received, he was induced to
enter the house of one Dorsman, residing on Mor
gan street, near Milwaukee avenue, where be dis
covered some six hundred dollars' worth of the
property stolen from Dnbrosk. He then went to
Schaumburg, where he found some four hundred
dollars’ worth of Baumback’s goods. No traces as
to the whereabouts of the thief or thieves have an
yet been discovered,
Ihcr Faeilt.—We know that - the lovers of
musical harmony win bo glad to learn that the
Bice Family will give one of their popular enter*
talnments at Bryan Hall, on Thursday evening
next. Although this troupe have never given a
performance In this city, except on the occasion
of the Northwestern Fair, when they generously
tendered their services for that beneficent purpose,
yet they have a reputation in the West which
classes them as No. 1 in ail the elements that arc
sure sure to please an audience. The company is*
composed of four persona—Misses Maria and
Florence, and Messrs. M. B. and H. B. Bice. Ad*
ded to their musical capabilities, there is an at*
tractlvencss and grace of manner which at once
wins the goodlwill of the audience.
MoVicexb’b Tiosatre.—Cabas.commences the
second week of her engagement at McVicker’s, on
Monday evening. The past week has been one of
extraordinary success to the lady. From the
opening night she has steadily gained upon the
good will and admiration of her audiences. There
has been no diminution In the attendance, it being
as largo on Friday and Saturday nights as at first.
It is hardly necessary to be critical upon any por
tion of heracting. If she is not as perfect as her
predecessor Celeste in the character of the French
Spy, she at least has no rival now on this side of
the Atlantic. If yon would secure seats for tbs
performance, you will have to secure them, early,
or be passed over until the next day.
Tns PmuiAßMornc Cokcebt.—The second con
. cert ol the Philharmonic Society takes place on
Saturday evening next, Dec. 19th. Tho society will
be assisted by Miss Annie Main, whose reputation
as a vocalist is well established. The programme
embraces the following selections: First Sympho
ny in C minor by Gade; Aria from “RobertLeDla
ble;” fimtasle on themes from Stradetlo; Aria Ca
pricioso; and the overture, “Yelva,” from Bels
Bbyan Hale.—The concert to he given at Bryan
801 l to-night should attract an overflowing house,
not only from the intrinsic merit of tho pro
gramme itself, but for the beneficent object for
which it Is given. Mrs. Bostwick will sing La
Forfollotta (the Butterfly) and u Oh, take me to
thy heart again." Mrs. Kloss will give two of her
most admirable performances on the piano forte,
and Jnle Lombard, Mr. Sabin, Mr, Goodwillle
Misses Georgia Dean and Nellie Conkey, will do
their part towards supplying a satisfactory amount
of most exquisite music for the gratification of the
Musical Umiok.—The second classical Chamber
Concert of the Musical Union will take place at
their ball Monday evening, in Methodist Church
Block, under the direction of Ur. Balatka. The
performance is a good one, and will attract a fall
VAntBTiFS.—“ Cockney In China,” “ The Irish
man’s Shanty,” Ac., is the hill posted for the Va
Robinson & Hows’c Cibcus. —This popular
palce of amusement has just added several attrac
tions to its previous well filled programme. The
chQd-artlste, La Petite Angelo, will appear; also
Miss Lizzie Donaldson,' on the Corde Elaa
Metropolitan Hat.l.— Arlington *fc Co.’s Min
strels are doing a capital business at Metropolitan
Hall. It is one of tho best companies that ever
set op in Chicago, and Is weT entitled to the con
sideration they receive. Let not your passion for
the classic, which is all the rage now, tempt yon
to entirely ignore the pleasant and Inspiriting har
mony of the Minstrels.
Soldiers’ Home.—The arrivals at the Sol
diers’ Home during the past forty-eight hoars
were: R, Love, Co. O, sSth Illinois;
J. C. Ranch, J. Bisbler, Co. C, do.; F. Boyle,
Co. A, do.; Wm. M. Fisher, Co. D, Ist Wis,; J, S.
KUlery, Co. O, 75th HI.; B. Sylvester, Co. B, 2d
Mich.; H. B. Stone, Co. H, 13th El. car.; J. Rob
inson. Co. 1,215t Wis.: E. Bailer, Co. 1, £d Neb.
cav.<D.Francis,co. H, 20th Ky.; Win. Allison,
Co. K,OCdOhio; Wro.Baris, Go. £, Islh Dl.; J,
Campel, Co. I, 30th Penn, car.: M. McCloud, Co.
A,Btnlll.; C. Bisby, Co. I,6th Kansas; Wm. San
derson, Co. A, 178tn N. Y,; W. Brewer, Co. 11,
Kansas; O. Baris, Co. E, 13th Regulars; B. R.
Waller, Co. G, 20th Ky.: Mast. j. \7. Scott, in
search of his uncle: William Carr, S. W. Frlsby,
Co* B, 371h Wis.; J. Main, Co. A, 25th do.; M.
Myle, Co. I, SOth do.: J. H. Slcver, Co. B, 22d do.;
H. Spicer, Co. G, 27th do.; B. Franklin, Co. A, SCa
do.; J. S. Smith, C0.0,31f1t do.; J. Linden, Co. A,
SOth do.; A. Stant, Co. E, 25th do.; W. Dyer, Co. G,
25th do.; O.W.Vanaman, Co. D, 25thM!ss.—Marine
Brigade; P. Oruenwald, Co. G, 2d Min.; E. Sanford,
C 0.% 12th Wis.; J. Sweet, Co. H, Odd do.: L. P. Jor
dan, Co. F, Cist do.; G. Miller. Co. 11, Slstdo.; J. O.
Bonnell, Co. B, 25th do; J. Gatlin. Co. B, Ist du.;
C. Hnscnfortb, Co. C, do.; F. Bogle, Co. A, 58th
DL; C. E, Puller, Co. E, 58th Wis.; T. E. hjruy,
Co. B, 68th Ohio; T. Golden, Co. H, 12UhIlL; T,
Calbertson, Co. E, 68th Ohio; T. Carmiker, Co. E,
10th Wis.; C. 8. Wilcox, Co. B, 2d do.; O. S.
Smith, Co. E, 10th do.; W. U. Sullivan, Co. B, 19th
do; J. McCallister, Co. C, 7thdo.
Fatal Railroad Accident.—Acting Coro
ner Summerfleld held an inquest on Saturday on the
body of George Batlo, whose death from an acci
dent on the Northwestern Railroad wa.; reported
In the Tribune of Friday. The evidence disclosed
hut little of the circumstances attending his death.
He was a brakeman on the road, and was running
on the passenger train at the rime of the accident.
The train had nearly reached Ridgevllle, McHenry
coonty,*wben it was found that an extra train was
standing at the station. It is supposed ttiat the
deceased went forward with the intention of jump
ing to the ground, and that in so doing he got
caught between the engine aud tender, when the
two trains collided. Ho was crushed terrible
about the hips and bled to death. An engine was
dispatched to Woodstock for a physician, bnt tho
nan was dead almost before It left the station.
The body was brought home to Chicago; ho re
sided on the corner of Carroll and Union streets.
He was about seventeen years of age, and boro a
good character. His mother Is nearly frantic at
The conductor testified on the Inquest that the
night was misty, and the red lights of the other
train—an express freight—looked farther off than
they really were; that the engineer did not whistle
down the breaks nor reverse the engine as he
ought to have done; that the witness anticipated
a collision and put on the breaks himself as rapidly
as possible, and that he did not think the enginery
was attending to his duties. The Jury returned a
verdict in accordance with the facts, and incorpo
rated therein tho eonclusion that the collision was
caused by carelessness on the part of the engineer.
11 O’clock p. at., 1
Dzc. lOtii. f
Dischabged ajto Iml’BXsokbd.—Harvey
Carter, a colored waiter in tho Sherman House,
who was tried in the Police Court on Friday, on a
charge of larceny and acquitted, was arrested yes
terday on a charge of passing a counterfeit si*o
greenback. He was held to call in the sum of
SSOO. . •
Sanitary Commission Collectors.
Editors Chicago Tribune:
In reply to your letter from Versailles, Brown
county, 111., we would state that the Commission
employs very few agents to solicit funds. In all
cases where collections are made, the money had
better be sent to the Chicago Commission by cr-
I trees. Hr. C, Collins is not employed by this
Commission or the Western Sanitatary Commis
sion, bat may be a State Agent.
* Hack Skgtcss,
President Chicago San. Com.
KKig|f and Scissors Shabfbnxb.— Probably the
most complete, simple and effective machine ever
invented for sharpening knives, shears and scis
sore, is that for sale by Smith & Tanner, SC Wash
ington street. The work is accomplished by solid
emeiy wheels, which with proper cire, last for
years. The machine is what it is represented to
be—a perfect knife and scissors sharpener—
, be understood and need by all, and Is not linhle to
get oat of order, is cheap and durable, livery
housekeeper who hates dull knives and sclssore
should have one, before Christmas. Call at 80
Washington street, and see them, and when once
understood and appreciated, you will be sure to
Acknowledgments*—The Lady Managers of the
Nursery and Half -Orphan Asylum acknowledge
the receipt of $25 from Jacob Rehra and of $lO
from Col. F. A. Eastman, contributed to ths Nur
Tint Cbaio Microscope. —Those of our readers
who would combine-instruction with amusement
—the useful with the entertaining, are directed to
the advertisement of the Craig Microscope in an
other column. The Sunday School Advocate advi
ses the purchase of one of these valuable Instru
ments, for children In every famly, instead of the
manifold useless toys, for which so much money
is usually expended, during the holidays. See ad
For the Holidays.—The Holidays are
near at hand, and it is believed that the character
of presents this year will be rich and costly, in
keeping with the prosperous business of onr citi
zens, and the general abundance of money. Many
of our teat citizens are already selecting beautiful
and appropriate holiday presents from the exten
sive stock at Giles Bro & Co’s., 142 Lake street,
where will be found gold, silver and plated ware,
watches, diamonds, and jewelry of all kinds, em
bracing the beautiful new styles in each depart
ment. Those who believe that “a thing of beauty
Is a joy forever,” will find something worthy their
attention at 142 take.
Tribute to Dr. Hunter, 88 Washing
Mo. isy Ws*t Ksxztu Street, I
Chicago, 18631 p *
To the Editor of the Trusora:
I take great pleasure In bearing testimony to the
eflectlreness of the treatment of affections of the
lungs by Dr. James Hunter, having myself expe
rienced its happy, results. I had been suffering
from Bronchitis, bywhichlwasatone time, dar
ing the year 1861, so greatly reduced that my at
tending physician and friends at the time despair
ed of my recovciy. I lingered on in annneertain
condition until February, 1562, when 1 consulted
him end placed myself under hla care. I had great
oppression in breathing, cough, exocctoratlon.
loss of flesh, and great prOßtnftjon. Soon after t
commenced Inhaling the remedies Dr. James Hun
terpreecribedforme, I began to feel the change.
My breathing gradually and steadily became more
free; my cough and expectoration entirely disap
peared ; my general condition improved from day
today,until in the course ofafew months I was
as strong and healthy as ever 1 was, and have re
tained this remarkable improvement, weighing to
day twenty pounds more than I did when I placed
mvsclf under Dr. Jamcr Hunter’s care.
H. W. CLARK.
Dr. R. &J. Hunters’ office Is No. S3 Washington
street, where Dr. James Hunter may be consulted
dally, irom 10 A. M. to 6 P. M.
“WlUard’s, 5 * at Waalftngton;
“Metropolitan” and “Fifth Avenue,” at New
York, aedmany other first-class hotels, nso Bur
nett’s celebrated Extracts for flavoring. Sold ev
erywhere. dec. 11 s 851. St m w & f £ wky
Economise by Dyeing your cast off Garments
and Trimmings with the Ikmtslle Dyes —lo differ
ent lasmflors, Including all the new and fashiona
ble shades. Price only 15 or SO cents per package.
Sec lamples'of colors at the Druggists.
Union League—South Side Council No. I.
Warner’s Hall. J22 Randolph street.. On this
(Monday) evening, \Dccember 14th, there will bo a
very Interesting lecture repeated bya gentleman
from Tennessee, a refugee, who baa seen and felt
the horrors of this accursed rebellion. Subject—
“ The Rebellion, its Causes and Effects." The
members of other Councils are invited to attend.
By Older of Council No. 1.
At 8 o'clock tho doors will be thrown open to
the public, and all who wish to attend are Invited,
especially the ladles.
Granulated Bye Lids.
A large majority of all chronic or old standing
sore eyes ate of this character. Dr, W. K. Ever
son, No. IS4 South Clark street, Chicago, never
Jails to core the most Inveterate cases in a /few
weeks. Many cases that have been under
treatment of other oculists of this city and other
places, for mouths and years have been cured by
him in from one to six weeks, and when cared by
his system of treatment they never return as is the
case with others. Unless the case is a very bad
case, there will be no need of coming here and
being at heavy expense, lor board and travel, I
will famish yon (be means to use at home, and
any one can use them. Terms moderate.
Dr. Everson refers with pleasure to tho moat
d-stlngniebrd physicians ana professors of medi
ans In the United States, as to his ability as a
Surgeon, Oculist'ard Aurist.
Dr*. B.ds J. Banter, of No. 83 Wash*
Ington Street* Chicago, and No. 832
Broadway, New Tork.
Physicians for the treatment of Diseases of
the Throat and Lungs, would caution the
public against the imposition of a person
named Backctt, who advertises as a phy
sician on Randolph street, under the style
of Dre. W. £ J. Hunter and Vonbaden. No
such firm exists—one person representing all tho
parties, who changes bis name to sail his custom
ers. To ore he Is Dr. J. Hunter; to anotherheis
Vonbaden, Ac. The real name of this person ts
Henry Claude Babkett, the name of Hunter being
assumed for the purpose of misleading those seek
ing Medical Advice, and is a fraud upon the public.
Dra. B. & J. Hunters only office in Chicago, is
No. 88 Washington street, and in New York No.
6£2 Broadway. delSss3isw£f Aw
DR. I. WINSLOW AYER.
CHICAGO THROAT AND LUNG
To AU Afflicted with Catarrh, Throat Disease,
and Affections of the Chest.
Dr. I. Winslow Ayer, Physician for Affections of
the Throat and Chest. McCormick’s Building,
comer of Randolph and Dearborn streets, gives
his entire attention to this department of nractice.
It In especially desirable I hat all who have' need of
medical aid, either for Catarrh, Asthma, Bron
chitis, or Consumption, should make early appli
Rev. E. W. Hagar, Rector o? the Church of the
Holy Communion; Rev. A, Lord, Agent of the
American Bible Society; Ho ,, .Wm. Glnther, mem
ber of tho Legislature; G. W. Pulsifor, Esn. t mer
chant; George N. Simmojs, £s«?., of the Michigan
ftouihetn K. 8.; E. N. Tucker, Esq., Special Depu
ty of Circuit Court of this city; Capt. wm. Nason,
Cat*t. Wm. Sherman, Gov. N. P. Tallmadge, John
O. Eartlrtt, Esq., and others of this city, not to
mention hundreds from out of town, have certified
to the efficacy of the new practice.
Xlie Domeitle Dyes
Prepared by Geo. H. Reed & Co., offer the simplest
ana most perfect means of dyeing household ap
parel ever presented to the public. They embrace
40 different shades, and include all the new and
fashionable colors, and are per feet! v/orf. Samples
on silk and wool can be seen and the colors pro
cured of the druggists. dcc7-8933-3t-xwA;r
A New Pertoxe tor tbs Handkerchief Ex
tract or tub
Night Blooming Cercas.
Night Blooming Coreas.
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A most exquisite, delicate and fragrant perfume,
distilled from which It takes its name.
Manufactured only by Phalon & Sox,
BEWARE OP COUNTERFEITS
ASK FOB rOAIOK’S—TAKE NO OTHER.
n022-rd6-lm Sold by Druggists generally.
Go to the Best— Go to Bryant & Stratton’s
Chicago Commercial College, to get a thorough
practical business education. For circulars ad
dress (enclosing stamps) Bbtant & Stratton,
Diseases of the Nervous, Seminal, Urinary
and Sexual Systems—new and reliable treatm co
in reports of the Howard Association—sent by mall
In sealed letter envelopes, free of charge. Address
Dr. J. Skillin Houghton, Howard Association, No.
S South Ninth street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Leasing Abandoned Plantations.— Rev. L- L.
Livermore, one cf the U. S. Commissioners for
leasing abandoned Plantations on the Lower Mis
sissippi river will he found at the-Lloyd House,
(form criy the WaringHonsc) in Racine,Wis.,to con
fer with parties wishing to Invest In the enterprise.
He will be found there from Tuesday till Friday p.
m., of each week. From Friday p. m. rill me fol
lowing Tuesday he will he ready to visit the sur
rounding cities and lecture on the subject, by invi
tation from parties in each towns. Frcohoascsnd
tree lecture. Address L. S. Livermore, U. S. C.,
In this city, Dec. 12th, FANNY HAWES, daughter
of Henry M. and Mary J. Wilnmib, aged 7 weeks
and 4 days.
i£eal iastate for gale.
Block 2S Canal Trustees’ Subdivision of Section
7. fronting on West Indiana, Ashtcy and Fonnh-sts.
Terms liberal. Apply to OGDEN, FLEETWOOD A
CO. del 3 !S2-3m m war
ffOR SALE—The south half ol'Sec-
JL t10n26,59,12, consisting of S2O acres of the finest
land Id Cook Connty, within half smile of the Station
at Lyon?, on the line of tho Chicago, Burlington aud
tinlncy Railroad. Apart of this tract !s covered with
a handsome growth of wood. Terms liberal. Apply
to OGDEN. FLEETWOOD A CO.
dei2-?Ctii-5m 11 war
pOR SALE—2S Lots in Block 5,
A 1 A Greene’s Addition, frontlne on Samp
son street. Terms liberal. Apply to OGDEy,FLEET
WOOD a CO. delS-iDou-Ora 51 war
FOR SALE.—lmproved Farms.
300 acres near Aurora.
BTO acres near Gardner.
$lO acres In Whiteside County. For sale cheap oy
GFO. M. HIGQINSON.
delß-sSS6-7t » N0.7 Metropolitan Block.
TjtOß SALE—On State street. Lot
J. 1 20x170 on the southeast corner ct State and
Liberty or Fourteenth street. A choice lot for a gro
cery or market stand. Apply to A. J. AVERHI.L,
Leal Estate Broker, N0.7 Metropolitan Block.
pOR SALE—Valuable Residence
V property- 40 Lots on Wabash, Michigan and In
diana avenues, on favorable terms. In tots to suit
forclinsers. The above lots are la the “Herriuitoa”
ract, near Liberty or Fourteenth street. Apply to
A. J. AVEKELL, Leal Estate Broker,So.,Metro
polltan Block. delfrsSHt
F)R SALE—House and Lot, 254
Indiana street. S3£o)
Ilonsc and Lot 07 Adana street. 4.250
Honte and Lot 450 State street 3,500
Honre and Lot 111 Third avenue 3,000
Bootc and Lot 151 Third avenoe.. 2,500
Iloose and Lot on Went Van Boren street..; 2,500
House and Lot on Gurley street 1,800
Boose and Lot on Ewing street 1,400
50 feet on Calmnet avenue 1,500
50 feet on Park avenoe 1,300
'd&a&st AppiyTo*petersnmp,instate* I
VIKELAKD Lands —To all
T w.intine Farms.—Large sod thriving settlement,
mild and healthful climate. 30 miles sooth of Philadel
phia by railroad. Rich soil.produces large crops,acre
tracts at from 813 to S3O per acre, payable within four
years. Good business openings for manufacturers and
others: chnke be*, schools and good society. It is now
the most improving place. East or West. Hundreds
are settling and building. The beauty with which the
place la laid out la unsurpassed. Letters answered.
Papers containing reports and civlnz full information
will be sent free. Address ChAs. K. LANDIS, Vine
land Post Office, Cumberland county, New Jersey.
From report of Solon Robinson, Agricultural Editor
of the Tribune: It is one of the most extensive fertile
tracts. In an almost level position and suitable condi
tion for pleasant farming, that we know of this side oi
the Western prairies. oc3B-o7G&3m
T OST—A Pocket Diary for ISO 3,
■A J containing paper*, Ac., of no value except to
the owner. A liberal reward paid if returned to this
LOST —On Saturday afternoon,
In Bryan Hall, a Lady’s Half Cape “ Fitch Fur.”
buttoned by an elastic braid, cut in two, with raw
edge on one side. A liberal reward will be paid for
Its return to C. 6. DRAKE, at United States Express
REWARD—Lost, at or be
tween Chicago City R. R. Office and City
Hotel, or Chicago Sugar Refinery, a roll o» bills con
taining slls to SIJO. The above reward will be psid
by leaving It at WARD STANFORD BROS.. 11l Kin
dolph street, np stairs. uecll-Jt
FOUND Rear the corner of
Tbroon and Van Bnrcn streets, one Bed and
Bedding, which the owner can have by calling at the
corner of Throop and Van Bnren. provlngpropercy
and paving charges. MRS. 33. B. MANNING.
FOUND —On State street, Sunday
morning, a Ladles' Porlo-ilonnalc, containing
money. Hie owner ean bar® it by calling at the
Postmaster's room, proving property and paring
IMMEDIATE CURE OP CER
TAIN Maladies, assuming a terrible aspect, bj
Of Kew York, Proprietor of Triesemar,4c„ 4c. He
may be consulted at the
TKEMOUT HOUSE, ROOM NO. 44,
until December the 2Sd, and zro long an, as his nu
merous engagements reader It Impossible to prolong
A judicious supervision and Inspection enables the
practitioner, experienced In those specialities, to
adopt prompt and unerring means to remove the
blight, and pnriiy the tainted system, which, if al
lowed to take Its course unchecked, assumes forma
fearful to contemplate; therefore, those unfortu
nately compelled to appear amidst the social circle
with a system saturated with disease, or enfeebled by
pern rted habits, arc exhorted to avail themselves ot
Dr. Barrow’s opportune visit without delay. Hoar*
of consultation at Tremont House. Boom Mo. 44.
from 10 o’clock till 3, and from 4 till 6, unless by
Protected by Royal Letters Pntentof England, and
secured by the seals of the Ecole de Pbannaclede
Paris, and the Imperial College of Medicine, Vienna.
trieseaAr, no. l
Is the effectual remedy for nclaxaUonJspcrmatorrhoe*
and exhaustion of the system.
TRIESEMAE, NO. 2,
Completely and entirely eradicates all traces of those
disorders lor which Copalva and Cabebs have gener
ally been thought an nntldote.to the ruluof tbehealtb
of a vast portion of the population.
TRIES RACAK, NO. 3,
la the great and sure remedy of the civilized world for
all Impurities of the system, as well a* secondary
symptoms, obviating the destructive use of Mercury,
as well as other deleterious Ingredients, and which all
Sarsaparilla in the world cannot remove. Tiriesemor
Nor. 1, 2 and 3, are alike devoid of taste and smell and
of all nauseating qualities. They are lu the form of a
lozenge, an« may lie on the toilet table without their
use being suspected.
Sold In tin cases at $3 each, or four $3 cases in one
for $9, and In $37 cases, thus saying $9, as administer
ed by Valpeau, Laltemand, Roux, Ac., Ac. Whole
sale and retail by Dr. H A. BARROW, 191 fllcecker
street, one door from Macdougal street. New York.
Immediately on receipt of remittance, Br. Barrow
will forward Trtcsemarto any part of the world, se
curely packed and addressed according to the In
structions of the writer.
Published also by Dr. BARROW, that popular and
beautifully Illustrated medical work. Human Frailty,
price 25 cents. The book andTrieaemar are also solo
byH. Chicago. de9-s7O-2w
Iff ESTERN TJKION COLLEGE
The highest Literary advantages are offered wltk
MUltsnlnstruction »nd Drill. Al Students otbt tho
agooJ fourteen desiring toeatertbaCadtt Corps after
<COL, D. 9. COVERT,
deU.Bßtt.rn raitoa, HI.
"WAN TED—A Scotchman o* 25
pltli J[f3M , *K?St5S2S e i 11 9® «weof hone* In Great
Pritale and the united States, want* a almatlon in
Chicago to act as foreman in a dab stable, or to tat*
cbargeof a large establishment of hones.bSS
euccs first claw. Address FIFESHIRE, can of w
W.FprijJcstecU.LlTcry Stables, Albany, N?Y? of W ‘
deeli?sSu6t ** * 4 *
nJ.7« ! ~S? Asc SL at( !'“ :: *?5 ln • bnslnßu In which
oTer tO.CCO may be clearer! In one year by any one
E cr “2; i o , r . pnrtlcnlara address with stamp Inclosed.
Box CIS, Coldwat er. Michigan. decltsSH-Jt
\\- ANTED—AppIy Immediately
. / —SCO agents wanted to engagein a light and
honorable wholesale business In which 4S,coo.O*ean
be made In one year. Address, with stamp, for foil
parifcnlars. SWEET £ CO..
decKsMO-Jt Coldwater City, Michigan.
WANTED. —Two women—one to
cook and the other to do chamber work,
r-ogiisa or Scotch preferred. Only those need apply
w . »n bring the’best testimonials aa to character
a dld!fl C e °3t y * lDaalre at 221 Michigan avenue.
■WANTED— And no hmnhng. A
Y T man from nearly every Township In the United
States, to make two or three hundred dollars a year
without delaying other business. Also, gentlemen
wishing to chance their business, will flnd lrf this a
few thousand dollars a year. Call personally at Room
L np-stalrs, 124 Clark street, or send a ten cent stamp to
Post Office Box 5642, Chicago, 111. deH-«CT-lt
WANTED —Agents in every
county to sell the most attractive work tor the
tlmeF-THE INDIAN RACES OP NORTH AND
SOUTH AMERICA; Including a thrilling account of
the late INDIAN WAR IN MINNESOTA; by Hon. J.
T, HEADLEY, author of the “ History o» the Re
bellion,” “Napoleon and his Marshals,” “Life ot
Washington. * Ac. Send stamp at once for ternn and
territory. E. B. * R. C. TREAT, 119 Sooth Hark
street, Chicago. del4es3s4t
WANTED —Two Machinists. In
qnlre at the shop in the rear of 119 South Clark
street. [delS-sJIE-Stl W. TANNER. Ast.
WANTED —An Entry Clerk. A
youngmaowbomnst be a pood pectin and
correct in figures. Salary small. Address Box 567.
WANTED —A situation to Icam
the machinists trade, by a young man SI Tears
or age. Address “T H t "Tnbnne ofllee. dc!3-a368-2t
O/ ANTE D—A Partner with a
* cash capital of $5,300. In a manufacturing
business locatru la Chicago. It pays aproflE of 230
per cent. Satisfactory proof of the aame will bo
shown to any piny. Address “LB ” Chicago Post
Ofllee, with name, Ac. * * del3-s3SMC
W ANTE D—At 417 Wabash
* * avenue, a good cook, washer and Iroaer.
Also a good chambermaid. Gormans who can speak
English. Good reference required and good wages
\X7 ANTED.—A good Ruler can
» v flu 4 steady employment In oar Blank Book
Manufactory, by applying Immediately. JOKES A
SMALL, 122 LaLe urect. del3*s3S3t
WANTED—A smart and active
t v businessman wanted to solicit advertisements
for the “Real Estate Bulletin,” (a nine column sheet.)
A good man can make fliicen dollars per week. Ap
ply to PETER SHIMP.IGT State street. delSsSlS-at
\\f ANTED.—A anbstantialsecond-
Tf hand one horse cm ter or sleigh. Must be
cuerp. Address with price and where It can Bo »ecn.
•♦CUTTER,” Trlbnceofflce. dolMt
TSTANTED—A good Cook, male
* r T or female, who understands the boalnessthop.
ooglily. can And a good place and good wages at 237
ana 223 Randolph street, del2-3517-U
WANTED —A partner with
910,000 to Join the adrertfier (a Scotchman)
in a first class business. References siren and re
?^F d c appl? -
WANTED —Agents, $l5O per
month are now being made by good eanva&s
era In selling MITCHELL’S NEW GENERAL ATLAS
—the BEST Tor family use oyer published. Address or
af'pply to J.N. WHIDDEN, General WeatemAgent.
ho.? Methodist Church Block. Chicago. Post OiQco
Box am. delfrrSJMt
\V ANTED—A man from each
* » County In the Northwest, to maaulhctore and
ecu one of the best selling articles oversold in the
united States—an article tost can bo sold to nearly
every family In the land, and no farmer will da with*
oatlt. One dollar’s worth can he made in ten minutes,
at a cost of 15 cents, leaving a clear profit of nearly
600 per cent. Any person, inale or female, possessed
ot ordinary energy, can clear from $3 to if per day,
by manufacturing and selling this article. Fall lu
btractions furnished on receipt of sl, and exclusive
territory given to parties who desire If. Persons out
of employment, or those working on small salaries,
can make good wages bv spending four or live hoars
daily in selling this article. Letters containin'* *1 la
current funds will receive prompt attention. Address
C.K. STEARNS, Post Otllce Box 4781, Chicago,
WAKTE D—A Partner in the
Dragbuelness. In one of the most pleasant,
promising, nod thriving cities of this State. A large
trade Is fatly established,'wholesale and retail, and
enterprise and money will doable It at once. Tea
Thousand Dollars cash capital wanted, and, with It, a
man not afraid of work, acquainted with holiness and
in love with It; and with some good city references.
Address, for farther particulars, ANDREW AKIN.
Post Office Box HO, Chicago. del2-3310-dc
V\/ ANTED Agents to sell
T f “Bryant’s History of tho Great Massacre in
Minnesota by the Sionx Indians." The only complete
history published, and the most desirable book ever
pnt Into the hands of canvassers. Liberal terms
given. Apply to O. C. GIBBS, General Agent. P. O.
Drawer Chicago. deil-s2i&2ot
TiV ANTED—To rent a small two
TT or three run Mill, with “Custom Work" ma
chinery, situated on a durable water power, within
one hundred and fifty miles ol Chicago, and In a good
wheat growing section. Any party navlng a mill of
the above description can find a practical miller for
a ••tenant"or partner by addressing, with particu
lars of capacity and location, “ Custom Mill,” Box
Situ. Chicago Past Office. deli-sisMt
\V/ ANTE D.—Knitting Machine.
V Every Farmer, to know that his “ women
folks” can earn <5 to <3O per week with one of Akin’s
Celebrated Knitting Machines. It will earn lu cost In
thirty days. Price, complete, <ls. Weight 45 pounds.
Freight from 50 eeuta to <IJO. Send for circular and
samples (send stamps).
BRANSON A ELLIOT, General Agents,
mhS-aSC6-9in 130 Lake street, Chicago, DL
WANTED —Agents. S3O per
month, and all expense* paid, or allow a libe
ral comruladon tor selling the LITTLE GIANT SAV
ING MACHINE. Retail price *ls. WehaveAgcntj
wUo:e average <l5O per month. Particu
lars sent free. Send for circular. W. O. JONES, Asent,
P. Q. Drawer tSS-3. Chicago. dclO-rTtSAt
WANTED— Agents. SIOO per
month now being made hr good Canvassers,
selllne the new and splendid SteelEngravlng of PRE
SIDENT LINCOLN. Also, Steel Engravings ol
Stephen A. Douglas. Price, a cents each, or five for
tLCO; mailed In a nice tube, on receipt of price, to any
part of the country. bvR. K. LANDOV, Agent, 88 Lake
su, opposite Tremont House, Chicago. no?»rtg-tm
WANTED.— *75 a Month.—l
want to hire Agents in every county at f!5 a
month, expenses paid, to sell zny new cheap Family
Sewing Machines. Address 8. MADISON, Alfred,
WANTED.-160 a Month.—We
v * want Agents, at S6O a Month, expenses paid,
to sell onr Everlasting Pencils, Oriental Burners; and
thirteen other new, useful and cartons articles. Fif
teen circulars sent free. Address SHAW * CLARK
BiHileford. Maine. >et3»k3SP-3in
L'OR SALE—Flouring Mill Ma
h. chinery. I wish to exchange an Improved Farm
for Machinery, &c., complete, for a Steam Mill of
two or three ma. No objection If It has been la use
a short time. If la complete order or If very cheap. 1
will pay cash. Address,giving description and price.
“WATSOX,” c*re of J. 11. BItIGGS, No. 137 Sooth
Water street, Chicago. 111. dell-3551-U
FOR SALE—Or to Rent. The
A. subscriber going to Europe, offers on most ac*
commodallng terras, a large and convenient Iron
Foundry, Machine and Pattern Shop, situated on one
of the most public thoroughfares in this city, with
every facilllv of doing a large amount of business.
Any ocedcsiroQßof information can address ” E L,”
Post Office Pox ego, Chicago. d&l3»sS77-3t
FOR SALE—A Grocery. The
lease, fixtures, stock and good will ora Grocery
Store, doing a good business. Prom seven to eight
hundred dollars required. Best of reasons for selling.
Address” M Q,” Tribune office. dtia-sSW-St
FOR SALE—One of the best pair
of Work Horses In the city; also, heavy grain
wagon and harness • for cash or on lime. C.inne seen
at the Central Livery Stable, foot of South Water s:.
FSR SALE—Dwellings. One or
three twostory and basement brick dwellings—
well boiit—Nos. 8, jo and 12 Aberdeen street, for sale
cheap. Inquire of c. N. HOLDEN, corner of Lake
and ilark.atreeta. 3 de!3*s3l7-3t
I?OR SALE—Vessels. Schooners
. ®*. Nswhonae, Henry Hager, and other ves
sels for sale. For particulars inquire of B. F. DAVI*
SON, Loom No. 4 Wheeler’a Building, corner of South
Water and Clark streets. del3-a34AIm
FOR SALE—A saloon and fixtures
now doing a good badness, opposite the Fort
Depot, 117 South Canal street. In
quire on the premises. del3-a349-3t
F3R SALE—A Saloon. Inquire
at 161 South Dearborn street. de!3-s&8-3t
FIR SALE—A Steam Engine,
with pump, heater, steam pipes,
rate order. Cvltuderls iWnchbore and 20-lach stroke.
The same v. ill be cold at a bargain. For particulars,
address iIZYEIt A DitOTHEB, Fond da Lac, WLj
cons in. dcO-sbt-iot
XT'OR SALE—A fine place in the
X 1 Grove, at the Junction, six miles sonth of Chi
cago. three acres. On It are bearing apples, pears,
peaches, plums, In great quantity; all or the differ
ent kinds of henries, with a good well of water.
Tweniv trains a day to and trom Chicago. M. 3.
I‘ATIJCK, at Junction, or 40 Sooth Clark street.
d&10-a2l2-l t-TH-SATATTT *
F)R SALE—Timber land in 3lich
igan. 8M acres, seven miles from St. Joseph, and
within two miles of a sawmill, frlco tS,VjO; one-half
cash, balance la one and two years, with seven per
cent. Interest. One-half of the land will be sold for
31,100. For farther Information, address ROCKWELL
A CO., LaSalle, 111. dos-rS2Mmeod
FSR SALE—A Grocery. The
lease, fixture*, stock and good will of a Grocery
Store, doing a good business. Bat small capital re
quired. Best or reasons given for selling. Apply at
97 Washington street. delO-slawlt
C'OR SALE—River Lot. Valuable
A and suitable for a packing bouse, lumberyard
or manufacturing purposes, located on the Sooth
Branch, near CraginA Co’s Packing House; 710 feet
front bv 110 deep, docked. Also Lot adjoining Cragtn
A Co’s Packing House, 21Q feet front by 350 feet deep
to the river. Also Bouses and Lots, Residence Lots,
Farms and Western Land* lorsale.
Beni Estate Agent, N0.4 Metropolitan Block.
S'OR SALE—Eight hundred doz.
1. two and a half pound cansot superior peachea,
bcrmeilcally sealed, put up from St. Joseph, Michi
gan, peaches, for family or army use. Orders solicited
jroci countrv merchants or antlers. Also thirty bush
claofPeechPlts. For prices, Ac., address B STO
REY A CO n 80x473, Chicago, 111. de*e&-€t
|7 OR SALE.-—The Buckeye Foun
« dry and Machine Shop, Keokuk, lowa, Is offered
for sale only on account of the health of the present
owners. This concern Is of fourteen years’ standing,
has a large run of custom, heavy stock of palteroaand
valnable machinery, and will be sold low for cash U
appllMtion U 8000- Address TAIL A ARMI
-lAGE, Keokuk.lowa. no3l-rtt9-2Qt
TO RENT—A neat House, with
Isrgclot.cornerVanßnrenand Loomis street.
Gas and water. Rent SICO. WALKKU A KEKFOOT.
Real Estate Brokers,© Washington street.
TO RENT—A boarding house,
four atoTlea bleb; first two storlea 100x23feet:
second two stories 80x28, divided into single bed
rooms, with full ventilation. First story—stone, up
per rart frame, with gas, water and sewers, ami a
uoed yard on Canal street, one block from the Fore
Wayne cattle yard. Built expressly to supply the
muchneedcd wants of the cattle merchants. Apply
ontbe premises, to T.CLaNCT. deiCkfiawJt
BOARDING. —Two gentleman
can be furnished with a pleasant room and good
board In a private frmiiy where there are no other
boarders. Addrew"H i," Tribune office, or call at
residence ICO North Peoria street. dall-8343-U
FOR SALE—A good second-haad
Cauon. with haraeea to match' Built by Jamea
Ball A 800, Boston. Will be told at a mat bare ala
If immediate application Is made, at LOCKE’S CAB
BIAQX SHOP, » Fnaklia e tract. oaiietn-u
f'J-EAND MUSICAL ENTER
HOSDAT ETEXIXC, Dte. lltb, at 8 O'clock.
IN AID OF THE CITY MISSION
Mrs. Bostwick A Mis. Kloss,
Kiu Eoaiay.MUs Georgia Dess, the Harpist,
And Messrs, SAB IX, IXMBAUD and GOODWILLIB.
Ticket* SO Cent* Three for $!•
“ J Bo°k.tnreAjrln^ain«.
gECOND CHAMBER CONCERT
CHICAGO MUSICAL UMIOM,
MONDAY EVESXHS, Dec, 14th,
AT THEnt HALL, METHODIST BIOCK.
1. Grand TrJo ln D Minor, for Plano, Violin and
Mlsa DxPELGROM. Mr. LEWIS and Mr. BALATKA.
2. Thema and variations Roj o
Sung by Miss E. GARTHE.
S. Nlnctr-Flflh Psalm, (0, Come let as Sing.) for
Solo and Chorus -Mendelssohn.
1 MUSICAL UNION. *
4. Fourth Duo Concertantf, for Violin and
Plano b. Doßoriot,
Ur. LEWIS and UUs Ds PELQUOM.
5. Fteta Signore
Mr. GEO. F. ROOT.
#. Elegy of Tears.
Chorus by McqilolmoSq,
Qrconcertcommences at 8 o’clock precisely.
7. On the Sea.
X> E-UNION AND OYSTER SUP-
Al PER.—The Ladles of WEST IKDIAK A STREET
METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH. will giro a
He-Union and Oyster Sapper,
IK THEIR CHURCH, CORKER OF WEST IKDIAKA.
AND SANGAMON STREETS,
'OBlheere«l»g #fTots<lay next, Dee. 15, IS3I
SUPFEB AT S O’CLOCK.
Tickets SO cents. May be bad at the door*.
on Madieen fctreet,i*etween State and Dearborn.
Doors open at 7 o'clock, tor tain rises at 7K precisely.
Second week of the renowned artiste. La SaxontTA
Senor ZQIENES aod tv. H. LEAF.
Trinmphant success of
THE FRENCH SPY.
ITST CBOWDtD NIGnTLT.
_ . . llTOTOnna tURN*I> JiWAT.
Seats caa be secured for the entire week.
MONDAY EVENING, Dec. 14th, will bo presented
for the 6th tune the raeeewftil and exciting Drama of
THE FRENCH SFT.
Hatnet—'Wild Arab Boy.
During the piece a Wild Arab Danes bj Cabas. *£.
Broadsword Combat. Ac.
The performance will commence with the three of
MR. AND MBS. WHITE.
Mr.Peter White Mr. Mvcrs.
Mrs.Peter White.....; Mrs. Myers.
tr* Saturday afternoon, GRAND MATINEE.
EVERT EVENING AND SATURDAY AFTEr.TOON
The Child Artiste, LA PETITE ANGELO. In the
daring feat of
First appearance of Miss Lizztz Doxjldsox, the
Princess of the Conic ElastiQne; Mil. Fbaxk Dox
alusox. the EquiUbrinmlut. sio. Lsox lu Mil
tillz in bis Txcimfui Bbicox Act. ROBINSON,
‘Tux Cuaxpiox,” In two great acts. delS-»333-dt
ARLINGTON, KELLY, LEON A DONNKER**
Eighteen Star Performers—the largest and best hand
of Minstrels In the country.
MONDAY EVENING Dec.llth, and every evening
daring the week. The Faiankle Balle* Troupe, with
the Ethiopian Cabas: Manager under Difficulties;
Arlington’s Essence: Price in Ms Sky-Light Adven
tures; Anthony Snow, he.
FRIDAY EVENING, Dcc.lStb, benlfit of WILLIAM
Ar mission 25 cents. Doors open at 7, commencing
atSo’clcckP.M. R. 3. DINQE33, A**v
116 & 117 Dearborn street.
C. M. CHADWICK....SoIe Lessee and Proprietor.
GEO. P. MCDONALD Stage Manager.
BBIIXIA.IT ATTRACTION I
The mirth provoking Farce entitled a
COCKNEY IN CHINA.
08, BURIED ALIVE.
The Ethiopian burlesque of
TSZiZSB 70 030*13.
First time of the
THURSDAY EVENING, December 17th. the greac
mss ETA BREST.
SCALE OP PRICES:
Dress Circle (reserved for ladies and gentlemen
accompanying them) 25 cents
Private Boxes ..tl.iP.
JAMES A. JIdIASTEB,
Editor N. Y. Freeman’s Journal,
JVt EK.Y-A.3ST H-A-Xjlj,
Tnesday Dec* 15th*
Satjcct s—“THE PEACE OF GOD.”
Tickets, 25 centa.
Fither Kemp's Old Folks* Concert Compiiy.
Grand Inauguration Sight. MONDAY EVENING.
Dec. 21st. The largest and most talented troupe 1b
the world. dcUktS&U’
Sltuate between Randolph end Wuk"
Ington Streets, Wert Side.
Bandolph street care past tae door of the Park, and
Madison street cars rnn within a block of it. The
grounds of this popular place of amnsement have bees
refitted, the buildings enlarged, and the Park Is la
complete readiness for the coming season.
Tickets can bo obtained at the followlngplacea:
Bamnm’s Variety Store... ISS Lake street
Root A Cady’s Mosla Store 95 Clark street
Borey’s Seed Store 1M Lake street
The Yribnoe Office* ja Clark street
And at the Pork.
prices op.szaaosr tickets.
X BLOOMINGTON, ILL.
Large, airy and central. Good Plano. Curtain aaS
Scenery. Singers will find this a superior Ball for
Concerts, as the stage Can bo entirely cleared.
WAKEFIELD, THOMPSON A .MAJOB,
A/f-ARTINE’S DANCING ACA-
J.TX DKMY, corner Clark and Monroe streets.
All late and fashionable Dances systematically taught.
Classes open at all Umea for beginners.
SCHOOL SOIREES every Tuesday A Saturday even’ll
MISS JtYRA BAXKAM, It s h,
MISS CLADDINR ftCETCRS, v Teachers.
no!3-p7SB-lm J. EDWIN MABTXNE, P.0.80x ISIS
A TTCTION.—I will seU at Anc
kl. Uon to the Trade, at No. 221 Lake street, corner
of Franklin, at 9% o’clock A. U. on Mondat. Tmta
iut. Wzcwesoat and Fsidat. Dec. llth. U:b, 18th
and 13th. a larg* and general assortment of Dry
Goods Boots and Shoe*, ami Yankee Notions.
del3>ssA'6t 9. NICKEBSON. Auctioneer.
rjJLBERT & SAMPSON,
VH Salesrooms, 41,40 and 13 Dearborn street
On TUESDAY, Dec. 15th, at o’clock, we shall
sell at onr rooms, a splendid assortment of New and
Second-Hand Furniture and Housekeeping Goods.
Included In the sale arc some exceedingly fine Cham
ber Suits, of the newest styles.
On WEDNESDAY 3IOKNINO. at 9tf o’clock, and
afternoon, at 3H o’clock, Dec. 16th, at onr rooms.
COSTI-S l'*D SAXE DT ACCTIO.V OE
LINEN GOODS, BLANKETS, 4e^
A new Invoice Is just received, making a complete
asscrtxnint, and every article warranted, House
keepers should attend this last sale.
On WEDNESDAY EVENING, at 7 o’clock, wo
shall sell at auction at oar rooms, the Onont and
choicest collection of FINE STEEL PLATE EN
GRAVINGS, In exzoast fsamxs. ever sold in this
city. Lovers of a fine picture should attend this sale.
On THURSDAY and FRIDAY EVENINGS, Dec.
17th and 18th, at 7 o’clock each evening, a rich and
beautiful assortment of FIXE GOLD JEWELRY, in
sets and single. Extra fine silver-plated goods of al
most everything in that line. Every article warranted.
On THURSDAY, at 9S o’clock, trade sale of W
crates WHITE CROCKERY .of the nest makes, to be
sold In open lots.andnuantltlestosultdealers. Coun
try oealers can have their goods packed and shipped.
TUESDAY and WEDNESDAY EVENINGS, Dec.
22d and 23d. at 7 o’clock, wc shall sell at auction, at
our rooms, the choicest collection of rich Parian and
Bohemian Ware. Parian Statuetts, Figure*. Groups,
Vaies, French China Tea and Dinner Sets and Fancy
Goods ever told at auction So this city.
delS-fifflS-Ut GILBERT A SAMPSON. Auct’ra.
XTOTICE TO CONTRACTORS.
XI Sealed Proposals will be received by the under
signed until 12 o’clock noon, Saturday, December 3oth,
A■ n, IRfiS tn F frtvnUhlnff materials and labor for the
construction of a Court House in Morrison, White
side County. lUkols. Plans and specification* may
be seen at the office of the County Clerk after the
15tb tnat All propositions must be accompanied
with the names of the parties, to be sureties for the
fulfillment of the contract.be endorsed • 4 3KALK1>
PROPOSALS," and addressed to County Building
Coom«c e e.j/arrUio» b U^ Aß!tßßi Cant,
W. fl. WILKINSON,} Building
Morrison. DeC. Sth, 11-63. dell-*m-HH .
One large Engine, new—horsepower.
One smaller u “ 20
One Portable" used.
dSiffjot** »1 south Water street. Chicago-
TT'LEGANT CHRIST3IAS PRES
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