LMRHT NATIONAL HAK
H. M. HAMII.
W . Hl'MINKI.U,
JOHN F. NASH .
. . Vice Presnlen
MUton H. Bwin,
II. M. Hamilton.
K. Y. Ui tegs,
JuliD K. Nash
Kaoliang ou Chicago, New (irk mid all the pun
Upa Slties ol the fulled btatcs, bought nd so d.
KxclifiisT on Kngland, Ireland. Scotland ant.
Conuneutal Riiroe drawn In mini to aull.
United Htatea Uondy.Uold and Silver hoiign
urfacllltles are such that we can offer nduceinenii
U, customers, and we shall use our emleavors to glv
satisfaction to those entrusting us with tlmtr business.
Hanking hours from . a. to 4 P. u.
lJrt. li.lK8. J"N v- SASH. Caahlei.
RATIONAL CITY WANK
( Formerly City Bank f Essies. Allen A Ce.)
L. H. KAMKS
O. L. L1NDLKV...
Exchange on Chicago and New "V ork
And all the principal cltmseast mm west.
BOVOHT AND SOLD.
Kiohanne on England. Ireland. Scotland and al.
Iil portent pelute In Continental Europe, drawn In suun
to tub purchasers.
U. B. Revenue Hmuip-of ah denomination!
tooitantly on hand and for vale.
United Stat. Hm.l, Local Se unites. iol
Dd Silver bought and sold.
flanking hours liom a. a. to 4 p. a.
Jan.l'i. 1878 O. L LINULEY. Assist CiuhUu.
I. K. SILL. I.KKTKR II. STRAWS. t. '. Kl'UKH.
BUL.JL., HTKAW N Nc UUtiKH, Attor
ney a and Counsellors at Law. Olllce over Cits
Drug Store, comer of la Sail and Madison itrsets. Ot
tawa. 111. latiW.84
JW, KHKRHOL. Attorney and Connselur st
. Law. Oltlcc with D. V. Junes, Lynch's Hl'jck, Ot
tawa, III Notary I'uollc.
T OKNTLKMAN, Attorney and Conine
' . t... i.uw I ttH.M In Ciliit.v-H lllock. northeast
corner or Court HunHO Square, liooins 8 and 4.
Ottawa, III. 1anS.tM.
D. B. SNOW. W. II. HTKAIl.
SNOW 6c STKAD, Attorneys and Counselors
at Law. Kouuis 7 and 8, Armory Block, Ottawa,
HIRAM T. GILIIKRT. JAMK8 II. KCKKI.S.
PILBfcKT Ac KCKKLS. Attorneys and
.J Counselors at Law, Futterei & Metzger'i Block,
cast of Court House. seplW.lW
BUHHNKLL Ac KULLKHTON .At
torners at Law. Ottawa. Illinois. Olllce In Hush
nell's block, west of Court House. Julv!!l-ly'
CH. CHAl'MAN, Attorney nnd Counselor
at Law. OlHee with 1). McDougall, Ottawa, III.
MN. ABMSTRONUi Attorney and Couii
. aelor at Law, Ottawa, 111. Notary Public. Olllce
in Uedney'a Block, Ottawa. Juu&.'M)
.1. W. DUNCAN. A. J. O HONOR. K. .1. WALL.
DUNOAN, OHXINOH c WALL.. At
torneys at Law. Olllce In Cameron's building, op
posite Clifton Hotel. Ottawa, Illinois. July Witt
JKHSK. H IIUCJKR, Lawyer, Futterer &
Merger's Block east of Court House, Ottawa,
JOHN H. RICH, Attorney at Law. Keddlck's
Block, city of Ottawa. Will practice law in La
Salle and adjoining counties, and In the Appellate
and Supreme Courts. sepJMyr'
A J. WILLIAMSON,
Probate matters a specialty.
Office ovel Hull's Dry Goods Store. juulTDit
tlH ASK FOWLKR, Master In Chancery, At
torney and Counselor at Law. Office In Gedney's
Rlork, northeast corner of court house square, Booms
S and 4, Ottawa. Illinois. JuulO'ta
O. W. W. BLAKE. M. T. MOLONIY
BLAKK Ac MOIiONKY, Attorneys and
Counselors at Lew. Booms 25 and '26 (era House
Block, Ottawa, Illinois lunHifli
C. TRKNAHY, Attorney at Law. Office
A. with L w. Brewer, liooins a i.uuiuy x,oun
House. Ottawa, III.
1 GRIOGS, Attorney and Counselor at Law.
Office In l.yncu s blucg. Main streei, uuawa, m.
r O. BOYLK, Attorney at Law. Office with
I M. T. Moloney, 0era House Block, Ottawa. III.
SAMUKL HICHOLBON, Attorney and
Counselor at Law. Will practice In the court of
La Salle and adjoining counties. Olllce. west of Court
House, Ottawa. 111. novl4
LW. BRKWUR. Attorney and Counselors!
. Law, and Notary Public. Booms tl & 34 County
Court House, Ottawa, 111.
DAVir A, COOK., Attorney at Law. Olllce,
Booms 5 and Armory ( Wood's) Block, Ot.'awa.
MoIK)UQA IjI j. Attorney at Law. Ottawa
111. Office In Gedney's Block. decli'7
B. LINCOLN, Attorney at Law. Office
. over No. IS La Salle street, west side if the
Court House, Ottawa. III. Julya'75
GKOROK 8. KLDRKDOK, Attorney at
Law Office In Postotllce Block Ottawa, 111 aprll
BINBTaiTO. JOHN F. WIlMB.
MAYO Ac WIDMKRi Attorney at U.
Offlci' In NattlHger's Block, corner of I alle
and Main streets front room un stairs. Ottawa. 111.
JO. OUNDLACH, M. li.. lately of St.
. 1 iu m. Mo., having assumed the charge ot the San
icula Mineral Spaing, (heretofore known as the Otta
wa Springs.) would herewith mot respect fully tender
his professional services to the people of Ottawa and
La Salle county, especially in the treatment of chronic
diseases, office and residence at Spring Grounds.
Office honrs, 1 to4p a. Consultation free; when by
mall, enclose stamp for reply. ,lanl2-6uios
R. ALCINDA AUTKN. Office over
Hoxles store, Iji Salle St., Ottawa, III. ,uiil.-4iu'
DR. O. MILLKH, the well known Oculist
and Aurist, Ottawa. III. office, II La Salle street,
DR. K. W. WK.18, (Keutcher !octor, late
Physician and Surgeon to I ha St Louis Female
Hoalptal. Office over Stlefel's Clothing Store, corner of
Main and La Salle street. Residence un (oath bluff,
at Mrs. Kens'i. ap'tf
DR. J. S. RYBURN, Ottawa, III. Office
in th Opera House flock. Ia office day and
1. 0. HATHBWAT. eiORSI B. VINCI.
DRS. HATH K WAY Ac VANCK, Phy
iciaua and Surgeons, Ottawa, HI. Office, south
west corner of Mam and La Salle streets. Dr. Bathe
way's residence eaat of Foi river, near school house.
Dr. Vance will be found la office, day and night Janll
DR. R. M. MoARTH UR, Ottawa, 111.
Office In the Opera House Block. Open from ?
o'clock a. a. to 6 o'clock p. a. Residence on Benton
street, south of Illinois Avenue. Jan227
HM. OOBFRKY, M. I)., L R. C. 8.
. Kdlnhnrg. Office, In Armour's new building, on
Madison street. Residence, 11 Webster sL augUTl
DR. M. ZKNDhR, nomcBonathic rnysician
OtUwa, 111. Offers his services to the friends ol
the nomoopatnlc system la Ottawa, In all branches ol
his profession Particular attention givet .he treat
ment of women and children. Office In Glover a
Cook's Block. febll
m wnnTwo, urugKisi. oooasener ana oia-
tlon er, Ottawa, 111. R-cond store In Nattlager's
Block, south side of Court House Square.
MKNKUSSL,Oertnsn llnurgist and Apotne
cary. (wholesale and retail.) Main street, ,)Ma
wt. 111. I m porter f Drngs. Chemicals, French Cogni
se Brandies, Wines, Ac.
DR. WM. SHKPPARI1, Member sf the
Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. Englsndt
Fellow of the London Veterinary Medical Association:
also Vetw.nary Editor (o' Spirit of IA Turf.
can be coasulted at hi offles. so Lafayette St. sag!
VM A. YOt'MANS, Architect. Office
with Norman Kllburn, I nlon Block. Ottawa,
Comity SnperintentleDt of Mic Scbools,
O. B. STOCKDALE,
Will hold eliminations at Ms office In th Court House
OS the second snd fourth Ssturdsys of each aioalh
until farther notice. 'jsalS
St-ckiiiK For Succor.
Oli, wl o is this man v. bone nlHring eyt i
Uulire out with a attire of uiud surprise.
A down the stri-M lie's sct.oiing r
Ia ho amurdcii'r wild nnrl gr m,
Who Ion n unit none CcniU w ill follow blm
With linw.s ui U iHtintH nnil hooting T
Or ia lie FkMliuMl liir from his wife,
Who hua 1 1it-cii leiit-d now to lul e hi llfo i
lly nii'iiii-of a lomli'il lunoinatlck ?
Or In he it I u ik1 1 nr. not o'er hold, ,
Who tiH8pn f r hreitth In the hitinif cold.
Ami thiiiKs he lu urs his dot ill's tick T .
Niiv. mine ol thei-e I tlilrfVlM-eyt d man,
Wl.o i mis iik 1ft i a lt er e't r run
Throip h he ft rt-i-t In thot-uiimiiTi
Hut he's li hi dlord whose heart's hot flre
llurnn fleief with u deepenlnir desire
To pieud with his iroul p. umber.
The tilpes In his houeo have buljre and
And he mount as though liln lll'e were curaeil.
"Oi, wht re's the wretch I'm seeking?
For he knows ell tlmt a cj ele'i span t
Muy elapse Before tin- tordld man
Wl I solilt-r tp i lie leaking.
Hut what of the plumber so debonair.
Whose diiitnomls vie with the brlilliint glare,
Ol tt.eei hIh In his turniice plowing?
Ah, he Is a kin a who sits und ehiiiks
II ih 1 1 os of KM, us h'e calmly th nks
Of the u op the co il is rowing.
Oh, what cures, he for the winter's cold ?
J is I no lOlltll oi -iiiiuis nun mm iiiriiiu
Kneli luitst, wi l e men are s eepiug;
And he sluinliers, too, w.lh a pence sublime,
While liitti r b. list Hind i-iirorous time.
Make tin- luirvesl ripe for n'Hpintr.
New York Herald.
Till li OATS WAIN'S STOIC Y.
The. lust ..inp:iirn of that veteran of
th.? Mexican war, (Jen. Wool, was
made when h led it tlivision of the
volunteers of '(51 from Newport News
n ml Fortress Monroe, and occupied
Norti lk, Sull'olk, and Cosport in Vir
ginia, alter the confederates evacu
ated those places.
We were nroused before dawn that
morning by repeated explosions from
across Hampton roads and flocked from
our tents nnd stood wondering in the
light from the conflagration what the
sounds and the glare could mean.
It was not long before a courier ar
rived from the fort w ho brought the tid
ings that the confederates were retiring
and had set lire to the buildings in
Gosport navy yards. What they could
not uurn they had blown up, and last,
but not least, they had exploded the
magazine of the Merrimac and sunk
that formidable ironclad In the Eliza
beth river. He bore orders to the
brigade commander to hold the troops
in 'readiness to embark on transports
which were on the way, and. report off
The transports arrived in a few
hours, and we steamed down the roads
and up the Elizabeth river, and landed
within a short march of the city of
Norfolk. On the way we were met by
the mayor and a civic delegation, who
went through the motions of a surren
der, and we camped at ditlereut points
and threw out guards.
it was while we were on guard one
day that the boatswain told his story.
He was a fine specimen of Uncle Sam's
jackets; but it was the matter of his
story, perhaps, and not his manner of
telling it that drew the relief guard
close .around him as he told the simple
"You see," he began, "when the
Merrimac pushed- up the roads that
day and stink the Congress and the
Cumberland on" the News she passed
our craft, the flagship, at quite a dis
tance in one of the north channels of
the roads. Ye see, the roads is full of
channels, not very big; good enough
in places for a friirate to swing in, but
there's liars between the channels, and
as it was. getting late in the afternoon
and it might be dark before she could
get down toward the Kip Raps and
steam up to us as she was a slow-going
craft and, as I suppose, she
thought she had glory enomrh for one
day in sinking two of our lirst-class
frigates, she pi'.ohcd a shot at us as a
card that she would call in the morn
ing, and went back to her moorings up
here in t he river where we are. You
see, the flag-ship had run aground and
stuck fust on a bar, and when the old
man, tliai's the commodore, found the
Merrimac going to dock he set all
hands to lighten ship. After we pitched
over everything we could lay hands on
we were stuck as i:ist as ever, i nen
the old man had us open the magazine
and lay a train and the boats were got
reauv, you see, so wo count sup on
and blow the old girl up w henever the
Merrimac was sighted. They knew well
we were stuck on the bar.
"It was just closing in evening when
the old man from the quarter-deck
spied a strange craft coming up from
the fort, and he kept his glass on her
for a long time. 'They've got the col
ors, anyway,' says lie, as ne sunt up
the glass and laid hold of his trumpet.
Andhe waited" till she was within hail
and he bawls at her:
"What craft is that?' and the an
swer came back:
" The floating battery Monitor, Capt.
"The cheesc-box came under our
quarter and we looked down on lier
from the deck and sue looked along
side of us like a handful of duff at the
bo'.tom of the cook's big kettle.
"The old man shook his head and
ordered her to lay by till morning; but
he didn't take up the train from the
" I he most of us turned in, but were
all on deck at dawn.
"Along in the forenoon we saw the
smoke coming down by Sewall's point,
and then the Merrimac came out, and
it looked as if she was steering straight
for the fortress. All of the shipping
seemed to think so too, and such as
had steam began to creep in under the
guns of the fort and the tugs pulled
away at the sail. vessels.
"It was a sight to see a fleet running
from a thing that looked like a long
woodshed on shore. ut the flierri-
mac was after the flagship. When she
got the channel she turned and came
straigh't for us.
"When the old man saw the ma
neuver he ordered the Monitor to stand
out and meet her. Then all hands were
piped to quarters; not to light you see,
but to be ready to quit the ship; we
all knew the old man doubted the
Monitor, and so did we.
"When the d d little cheese-box
steamed round us and stood down the
channel and got well away, we could
see the Merrimac stop to look at her,
but the Monitor kept on lull bead and
"Then the Merrimac steered a bit.
and there was a puff of smoke from her
forward gun. It wasn't half an hour
from the lime the Monitor left us be
fore they were at it, and their big guns
were roaring over the roads.
"The sailors sprung at the yards
to look at the light, aud vou could
see that the Monitor could outsail
her enemy. She steamed round her
slow; letting fly a shot, now at her
bow, now at her side, and then at
her stern, and she hammered every
inch of her, but the Merrimac pounded
away the fastest from her broadsides.
It went on that way for what was a
long time, and the roads all round
them was white with smoke, when all
of a sudden the Merrimac came out of
the smoke looking as if she was headed
says my mate, 'she's on
"I looked below and saw the old
man with the glass fast to his eye, and
I looked agaiu down the roads, and it
did seem all up with us, for it was
plain to the eye lhat the Merrimac was
bearing down aud the Monitor was
creeping over to the fortress; aud wo
slid to '.he deck.
"All hands were ready for the word
to bo passed from the quarter-deck,
and it came.
" 'The Merrimac is whipped,' said
the old man snapping his glass to
gether, and then three cheers went up
for the Monitor, and they were good
"We were pulled off in the course of
the day and went down to the fort.
"The Merrimac showed h -rself the
day after and ilio Monitor pushed out
to meet her; but the Merrimac. went
back to Norfolk without lighting.
"She had enough."
New Occupations Suited to Persons
of Intelligence, Mechanical
Skill, and iood Habits.
The Relations llctwcen I lie Fanner
and Mis llclji Snow as n
The general introduction of steam
power for propelling machinery and
the invention of machines for doin
many kinds of work havo produced
wonderful changes in the trades of for
mer times.- Many can remember when
it was customary to have hats made
to order and when every considerable
village contained a hatter as well as a
carpenter, blacksmith, cabinet-maker,
shoemaker, and cooper. The carpen
ter worked out all his material by the
use of hand tools. The blacksmith
fashioned on his anvil almost anything
made of iron and steel from the blade
of a pen-knife to a ship's anchor. The
shoemaker often went f oin house to
house making into shoes and boots the
hides taken from animals slaughtered
on tho farm and tanned in the neigh
borhood. The cooper made barrels for
holding cider, vinegar, p irk, and beef,
butter tubs, water and uilk pails, wash
tubs and sap buckets. He made his
staves, heading, and hoops by hand,
and put them together in his shop with
out the aid of machinery. The cabinet
maker received orders for everything
in his line, from cradles to colli ns.
Nearly all his work was done with
hand tools. At present the carpenter or
house-builder obtains window-sashes,
frames and blinds, doors and door
frames ready-made, and has nothing
to tlo with them except to put them in
position. He also purchases prepared
flooring, siding, aud many other ar
ticles employed in the construction of
a house. The cooper of tho present
time simply "sets up" tho staves that
are manufactured by machinery. Tho
skillful blacksmith has degenerated
into a horse-shoer, :tnd he buys tho
shoes and nails ho uses. Tho village
shoemaker has become a cobbler. Hoots
and shoes, hats and caps, all kinds of
furniture and tiuwaro are manufactur
ed in large establishments by tho use
of machinery operated by steam power.
While numerous mechanics have
found their "occupation gone," it is
gratifying to know that several new
ones have been created as the 'result of
tho new order of things. Among tho
new occupations is that of engineer of
largo buildings in cities and towns.
The construction of residence flats,
large oflico buildings and warehouses
has called for a new class of engineers.
The person competent to take charge
of one of theso large buildings must
understand tho construction and oper
ation of steam boilers, the workiug of
freight and passenger elevators, the
principals of. steam and furnace heat
ing, tho various methods of ventilation.
tho operation of electric bells, the uso
of gas and electricity for lighting build
ings, the employment ol stationary and
portable apparatus for extinguishing
incipient tires, and the construction
and employment of apparatus for sup
plying hot and cold water and dispos
ing of that which is impure. It will
tie seen that considerable sc.entilic and
mechanical knowledge is required to
till the position of building engineer in
a satisfactory manner. A bunding en
gineer should be competent to make
ordinary repairs, to take charge or
electric batteries and to change tho
position of electric and gas burners,
lie should be not only intelligent and
skillful, but honest, temperate, indus
trious, and attentive to business. The
position of engineer of a large building
is one of great responsibility. Ho is
responsible for the safety of the build
ing and its eontents.and is alo charged
with the convenience and safety of the
occupants. At present a very largo
number of public and pr.vate buildings
are being cons! rushed that will require
the services of engineers. lins new
occupation promises to be sufliciently
remunerative to induce young men to
prepare themse.ves in specialrefercnce
There is already a limited demand
for electrical engineers, and as elec
tricity is applied to the movement of
machinery as well as the production of
light, the demand for them will in
crease. A school for the education of
electrical engineers has been establish
ed in London. There is a demand for
farm and drainage engineers in vari
ous parts of the country. The system
atic drainage of large bodies of land
makes the service of men who thor
oughly understand the business very
desirable. As farm property becomes
more valuable many owners will desire
to have it improved in the best manner
Cossible. They will not only wish to
ave it drained, but supplied with
water for the uso of stock and tho fam
ily, and the tilling of fish ponds. Tho
construction of dams for flooding cran
berry marshes requires tho sei vico of
a competent engineer. A farm en
gineer should bo a competent surveyor
and should also understand the laying
out of grounds, the construction of
drains, tho methods of supplying water
to houses and pastures and tho prin
ciples of disposing of sewage. The
multiplying of creameries and cheeso
factories calls for a largo number of
superintendents. To till this position
acceptably a man should not only bo
an expert in the manufacture of butter
and cheese, but should bo able to man
age a steam engine and to make com
mon repairs ou one. Ho should also
be well acquainted with tho composi
tion of milk and with its management,
and understand marketing. Ho should
be able to furnish plans and specifica
tions for the construction of butter and
cheese factories, to estimate the cost,
and to set up the requisite apparatus
aud machinery. Persons competent to
do all theso things will find a demand
for their services in sections of tho
country where the peo; lo desire to es
tablish and operate new factories.
SNOW AS A I'KOTKCTION.
However disagreeable it may bo to
have tho groundcovered with two feet
in depth with snow, it is one of tho
best protectors which tho farmer has,
considering how little it costs. When
the land is covered in tho autumn, and
it lies all winter, it serves as a great
protection to tho grass roots, and to
all creeping vines. Strawberry plauts
that have been covered all winter with
snow, come out in tho spring fresh and
green, even though they have not been
The snow not only protects tho vege
tation which it covers up, by shelter
ing it from tho cold winds and sudden
changes of weather, but it prevents the
frequent freezing and thawing of the
ground, which is so destructive to the
small roots that aro near the surface,
and which are often lifted entirely out
of tho ground by tho action of tho frost.
When tho land lays open and exposed
all winter, it not only injures tho grass
and small plants, but it injures tho
land itself, by blowing away the finer
particles of decayed vegetation from
tho surface, and when thus exposed,
there is a chance for the frost to enter
tho ground to the depth of several feet,
thus cooling tho earth to a great depth,
requiring many warm days in tho
spring to thaw it out, anil warm it up
sutlicient to start vegetation; but when
a deep snow covers the land until
spriug opens, as soon as tho snow
melts, tho ground being free from frost
will soon bo in a condition to cultivate,
and for plants to grow.
As a rule, tho season comes forward
earlier when tho ground has been cov
ered with snow the entire winter, than
it does when there has been but little
snow. In our climate no doubt it is
best to have plenty of snow, and have
it lay on the ground during the period
of cold weather. This year wo have
started with a good covering of snow;
should it bo replenished as fast as
needed to keep tho ground covered, we
may look for good crops of grass next
season, and a spring that will bo favor
able, for planting farm crops; keeping
this in view, wo can dig our paths with
more cheerfulness, aud resort to rubber
boots to keep tho snow out, with a feel
ing that there is a bright side to a
snow-storm, without resorting to merry
sleigh parties or mingle with tho jolly
coasters. Massachusetts I'lottyhvi'in.
KA KM IIANOS.
One of the general complaints in tho
rural districts is the scarcity and worih
lessness of farm laborers. Tho first
part of this complaint indicates gener
ally it mutual fault in both the em
ployer and iiuploye. Young men of
American parentage have a feeling of
independence Unit often misleads them
to their own injury. They think it u
compromise of their manhood to be
come subject to the will and beck of a
landlord, and look on the pittance of
$10 or $15 a month with scorn, when
they hear of laborers in town getting
$10 a week for work. Hut, like most
men raised on a farm, they forget tho
matter of boarding, washing and other
expenses incident to working any where
except on tho farm. A man earning
$12 a month including board, washing,
etc., will generally have more money
at the end of the year than if he made
that amount per week in the city.
Moreover, a young man will find the
position of a lield hand on the farm of
an intelligent and prosperous farmer a
school where he may learn lessons that
will be of more value to him when ho
becomes the manager of n farm than
the wages ho earns. Hut tho farmer
himself is, to some extent, responsible
for the scarcity of farm hands in his
repelling them by his domineering
mann er and his rigid action of constant
labor. No man gains anything by send
ing help to the Held before breakfast,
or by denying him his hour at noon
tide rest. I hesi) mutual mistakes have
tilled our Held with farm hands from
the old world; hence the complaint of
worthlessness. A foreigner, however
willing he may be, knows but little of
our methods of f:ii m work, and less of
our implements aril tools; an 1 the
f:trnier is often unable, if nt unwilling
to impart the necessary instruction.
Ironi these causes chiefly come the
scarcity and worthlessness of farm
hands. lnni'ina farmer.
A gentleman of Athens, (Ja., once
had a lover's quarrel with his sweet
heart, who gave him back his engage
ment ring, a $U"jO diamond. Deliber
ately walking to the hearth, be threw
the memento of his blighted happiness
on the stone nnd with his heel ground
it to nieces. Ho then returned the lady
a ring she once had given him. Hut
she was guilty of no mk-Ii outburst.
Calmly placing it on the mantel, she
remarked, " en, i 11 need it ioT my
next beau." The quarrel was soon
made up, and the hasty lover had to
invest in another ring.
"Doctor, my daughter set tns to t
getting blind, and she is jmt getting
reauy lor ner weuuiog. naiever can
she do?" "1st her go on, by all meant.
If anything can open ber eyes, mar
Lumbago. Backache, Headache, Toothache,
Barns. Moulds, rrosl lilies,
tU ALL UIIIBK SUI1IH rSl.tS U SIHHi.
Soi.tbt iruiiUWB'lli'strtwhs. VM) Cuius twills.
IhrMUuUi lo II f.auutS
TIIE 'H UI1.K8 A. VIHirl.KIt JO.
i ii num. u I VuutlIHCU. HalHanr. ll.B.l.
Lippeif s Meat Market,
South utile nt Miilli St., li fi'W iIihiiti weM of
M. Kneiiwl s ilruit stun-, ottiiwii. III.
The pntittt- will nlwsys flihl my market cli stm-knl
ullh tho I'lmlivrt Kreh mul Salt Mi-ntu, urh Uivf.
Mutton. Will, I'nrk.OiriK'il Iti ef. IMckleil Cork, Suinknl
Hums mul Kliles, Ac. K"i'lul Hlli'iitinii uiil to Ysnki-r
mul MiiIiik'iih Khuhhwh.
5 r r'ree IVHvory to all imrls nf tin- rlly.
Mi roh 1, 1HS4. t.Kolttiti I.IITKICT.
Tlii e!ej.-;uii ilirsvi'ig
Is wfrmd by iIi.kc
wlli)li.iveu'-i:i;, to .my
?inii'..r ai- -r, en ac
count i f i i fu -rior
cleanliness ant! - :y.
It roiX.im nun r:..'.i
only that .ne ln-m-!'. ;.l
to tin-- scalp anj hair
Restores the Youthful Color to Grey or Faded Hair
Parkei's Hair Balsam U finely pcrfuniol and it
warranted to prevent Hling of the hair mid lo to
move dandruff and itching. Hiscox & Co , N. .
5(r sod $1 1mi, st dcslun in drug soil nn-illclii-.
I A 1)1 KH or Voiinit Men In flty or eoiiiilry to tnke
j nice, lUilit slid jileiuaint work at their own hoiin;
ti to o a ilsv eiiKllv snd quietly made; work sent hv
limit : no ranvi'twlnn:' no uliuiin for reply. I'lense mi
ll ress Kellalilc MTst Co., I'liilad'a, I's., drawer VI'.
I hsvs sposttlve reuiDily forth above diseui1; to lit
use thousands of rasas of thswont kind sud ol limit
standing have bmm cured. Indeed, so stn.ns Imny faith
in Its enWjr, that I will Send TWO BUTTI Ks l-'KKK,
together with S V l.f ABI.B TKRATIRK on thin dlaeaw,
tu any sufff rer. Clve Kxpress and V. O adiln.ui.
UK. T. A. HLOOl'M. ml Pearl St., New York.
rpt) A DVKKTIMKKH.-Lowest Kiilen for ml
1 verllsluif In l7l kimmI uewsMia-rseiil free. Ad
ilri'iwIiKO. 1 lloWKI.I. A CO., in Spruce stmt, N. V.
Oil-Is from 15 to 40 veins of line, to work In Cornel
Km-tory. steiulv work nnd nooil wiuiok Apply In per
son or write to cliicauo Corset Company, Aurora, III.
IjiiIii-h or viiuiiK on-" to lake nice, ili-iinlil work lo
their ow n home; i lo f"i ii tiny eiu-lly uiiiile; win k w lit
by mull: no caiivakHlmc. Addreni K, liulil Co., lion
l.'ii, imhiuiue, lows. niars-.'iw
Semi kIx cents for ioi.t-
iii;e. mul receive tree a
coxtly no ot tPHHl w lileii
will help nil, of cither
sex, lo more money rltflit
iimn than miythiiiit else in tills world. Korluiien auiiit
Die worker iitit-olutcly sure. At once tiililrcrw 'liii'K ot
t o., Aunusln, .Mnlnc. niBi-H-lNr"
DR. J. B. WALKER,
Oculist and Aurist,
Who Iihh nriU'tli''!. In tliit rlty nIiici
V,'t, tun) hi ruiiHtillnl
AT THE CLIFTON IIOTKL, OTTAWA,
On the tlrM Salimtti) uf nirli month,
Hal u nlay .....
Sa t i n 1 a y
... .la unary ft
. KiOirua i-y 1J
A pril ft
.1 u n T
At nil other iIiih'n i if Mi if If Un milr I'liu1 ht vIhIih
profrKblonttlly ) lit' imi) he f mi ntl )n Clilnttfo.
OK FN K AM) IMM'KNS.MiV:
85 Waithington Street, N. W. Corner ot Dearborn,
1 he P.inperor Louis Naimleoii smoked
only the llniwt elinim the world ooiild pro
duce. l'n:f. Hornford says the Kliuwrors
i-iin.ru were made Hieelaily for him in Ha
vana J rum leaf toluiecoyrowii In thetloldcii
Keltuf Not-Ill I'n rnlniti. this Mint the fines!
leaf s-ronn l!lr;i -kweli'a Hull lliirliani
Hii-iil in-' o I in in iniide troiii tin- Mime
-: t i.. m i:i the r.inieror'H enrurs, ia alwo
!ut ly pun- mul H uii'.iieetiiiuslily the li'Ht
ti.lucco evi r ollenil.
Tli-ii ken.y'a trifle. I duih-'hti-r, Aline, ill
icri-ln'teli of Alfred TciinyHiii, til urir'.
I'ii(Jy, tells of In r visit to the irrcat Hiet.
Mlie found him Htnokiiiir lilackwell's Hull
1 1 1 1 iiti 1 1 Toliaei o.wnt liini ly Hon . .lames
KiisHt-ll Lowell, Aiueriiau Minli-tcr to Hie
Court of St. JuiueM.
In these days of adulteration. It imcom
fort to smokers to lU'ur that the Hull Dur
ham l.runil is alwilulely pure, and niii.le
from tin- liest tobacco the world prodin ti.
lilackwell's Hull liuiliam Muioklnx To
bacco is the ltt and purest made. All
dealers have it. Nona a-eiiulnu without
the trademark of the Hull.
PTJBLIHKD KTEBT PHIDAY
A.t 44 La Salle Street.
Is the Onlj (Jeriiiaii Paper
in La Sallc County.
A-lso between CLicairoand davenport, ani!
tbereiore well adapted as an
OTTAWA GAS GO.
Ars prepared to do stl klnsa ol
Gas & Steam Fitting.
Wreagat Irsa Mpa, rtitaraa, Ilttiaf
Ac, faraltts-l at
iJtWlr tW'' f
Csniral Illinois Wachealilait
valnaiJle Property for Sale
I desire lo sell llnllinlislely the following nroiierljr,
situate in Hit- illy ot inlaws:
No. I. A Two-etorv Url. k llullilliijr. i'.Mi ft., with s
1 .lory Iron elad, aix-Vi. In the rear. The huiidinisi are
new. This iro-rty Isosl llntoii street, mm block di
rectly west of court lion-: and a luirmilli.
Sii. t, My Itesideiiee, situated on llllnota Avcine",
the Ih-sI resilience street In IHIswa. The srouml eole
IiiIiisIm.uI of un acre. Ili.lii has In rooms, ekxeta
huth room and cellar; arteniaii, well suit cistern water-,
Itood barn, coal and wood hoUM; abundance of shade,
and fruit trees; all In HrM-clase order. Parties coiilem-
latins' buylliK or hullillnir will find It to their slvanue
o Iihik al th! nronertv. Time will be a-lven on nart if
dclred. Apply at Miiip, on t Union afn-et.
nan i.r.iiui.r. jr.ix 1 LXt
CIIKKIKK'H HA I lly virtue of an execn-
kl tioli iiiicd out ot the clerk's ortlce of the ireult
Court of j salle -ii n I y and Mule ol Illinois, and to hie
illreeied, whereby I am commanded to make the
amount of a certain Judtruiciit m enilv obtained against
Aiiuust HellM-h, in tutor of Frank ' Min..li. out of
liiiuis. tenement!., pood, aud i-hnti-h of Mid Auxui-t
HcltNch, I bale levied outhe folloutun proiertv, to wit:
Tin- south fractional half i H i ot tie- aoiithwivf iuamr
1 1, nif .section ThlrtN -fouriiUi, Tonhlp Thirty -sin i;s)
North, limine Two lii Knt, ol the Third iHdi Pfiriiml
Meridian, i north of the Indian lsiundiii.y line; i a'o the
north half of l lie northwest iuailer i V, i of section
Three cli. Township Thirty rive iiffn. liatiKc Ti 1'i)
KaM. of the Third Principal Meridian, coiiialulu rlfty-ctK-ht
i.V' acrci.; alio the Mtiitliwet.t fractional .carter
i , 1 1 soul h of the Indian Isuindiiry lltiei ol section Thir
ty four i:U, Towni-hlp Thirty six i:n. Ilniis-e Two ei)
raisl, of the Third t 'M i Pi-lnciNi! Meridian, exceidnuc ill
laM dcaerllM-d tract nineteen and oiie-haif 1 1!IH i sen
in the northwest corner of same. All the a)sve de-M-rllH-d
property situated in La sallc count) aud slate of
Illinois. Ia y uiaile the l.'lli din ol March' . n. i-M.
Then (on-, an.ir.llnu to the wild cotuuiniid. I shall ex
is.se for suits al public auction, all the ritiht. title ami
interest of the alsive named Aukim Itciiecti in and t
the alsive dcscrlhnl iiroieity on saturihiv. Hie Mil day
of April ISHI, al i o'clock v. M , at the north door of the
l oujt House, in Ottawa.
I lateit at Ottawa, HI., tills t.'lli dav of March l-M.
W. (I. Mil. I. II, AS.
marl.Vlw sheriff of La Salle County. 111.
Are You Sick?
Or have yon s f'ilh'Xtt sttllcted with any iIi-svm
IS YK8THI ATK
A SURE CURE
AND ALL CHRONIC DISEASES
And eases of Nervous Kxhautlon. Debility. Sterility.
&e. Send forrireulur on a osial card, and learn of
Hits woMiKKKt L 'soi KNTirn-treatment, ntllceand
Home treatment, as tuny la- desired, ami t-l.snt-s mod
COMPOUND OXYOEN DISPENSARY.
117 Tnsoop ST.. i 'IMC Aim. 1U-
I N I M 1 ' K A C 1 1 A It I. K I KM MIOM.
To a physician requesting his opln on of ditupuuvi'
Oxygen, Mr. William I'enn Nixon, uianaln; editor
of the IntrrOi-nm, i t this city, writes;
Tll INTKII Ot'KJkN t IKK ICS.:
Chicago, Apill 4. tcl
I'riir .Sir -You ask my opinion of Compound iujv.-
In regard to lis elllcieney as a healing remedy, and I am
g.ad to la- able to reply that I have the greatest fn Ii is
it. Several years ago, w lien tailoring n uder U") serl
otis irouh.p with my throat and lungs, at tin' l i.tanre
of s friend III Hoslou, who hud been similarly atfected,'
1 iM'gan I he use of the Oxygcn-ls-gati without muck
faith, bill the result wns such lhat I am prepared tu r
eoiuuiend Its use to all persona similarly aMccted. Al
the end ol five nioiiihs I found mvself a well mm. and
ever since 1 have enjoyed belter health mil beer -n..re
robust than ever before. It seemed i inycasc- . nke
at the risit of the disease and reform ew ho - . -tern.
I will riTominend no patent nostrum . f am -ii. hut
I deem It s duty lo the many atlllcted w o li -uug trouble
In this country to recommend to them the uiygen.
I'erseverlngly and continuously use I it will work
wonders. Yours truly,
novl7 WM. I'KXX NIXON.
Chicago, Alton & St. Louis Railroal.
un nnd after March t. lssl. trains on the 1. t A II
li. p:tM .billet in follow-:
I:pre-Mall ) P
Lightning Kx pre a
K. c. and M. I.. K press 8"! s
.lollet Acc uiiiilallou '- u
toll Mi Sot I'M.
Kx press Mail m i i s
Lightning Kxpre. ' ' r
lioiiver K press J.'- e s
K. c. nnd st. Kxprcss t..i i
.loliel Act slat ion 'i.fci r M
Lightning Lxpress, Hciiw-r Lvpres-, ntnl K iti.-aCHy
ami st. l-ouis I-. press t nil ns run dally. Morning trwis
lo St. Ij.iiIs has free chair curs, and eu-n:i.g tram
llirougli siccpci-s p. st. ., nis and spriimtlel.l.
.ia w. ahms.
Ticket Aireiil ( . .V A. lii lroad.
CtiicaffO, Burlington snd Quiccy R. a.
TIM K TAIILK,
Oeiiiis-r l :ttii, l hs:i.
Going South. S .
Pass. ! Pass. STATIONS.
No. 71 i No. 6, ;
11. i II.
5 ' Going NorH.
: , No. ;u
A M. LV
a M. as
S 51 ,
S M '
7 l) ,
... Chicago.. .
1 '.West Aurora,
.txf Ko HI v June
Ss ... iiswiyo
.SI "rhlan. . .
. .Si rena....
ti ii iT A a
il Mouth Ottawa.
IH ..Bide Track..
W -l.raml Knlge.
S0 i... Sireator...
A M L?
r rrighl trains carrying passengers leave Ottaws as
follov.ii: Kor Karl, 10 a. M ; for Aurora. H KS a. a.;
for Btroator, 5 (5 a. ., VM p. , and 10 p .
Morning train nisk.-s olose ronuei'tlon st Aurora tof
at' ikotnts east and west.
I Pullsian i'alace slw-nllig Cars. C II. A Q Drsv1s
It-s rr t ars, Horton's iteclitilng Chair Cars, and the C
H A V- Palace dining Cars, by this route. All isformsr
tlou alsmt ralef of fare, sleeping car aecotnmo4atki!is
slid time tables wir tie cueerruilv given ht api.ying Ui
1'KKCI VAL I.OWKLL.
(lenersl Passenger Agent, Chlcsto.
Titos. J. I'ottss.
Oenersl Manag-r. Chlrsgo. C.FM. E. t:iE,
Agent sf iiiasrs.
Chicago, Rock Island snd Pacitic Ra-lrjsJ.
KW TIMK TAH1.K.
. i. 1'acitlc I- xpresi. aud M-ill
I. ight Kxpr.-M
i.. Kansas ( lly Kxpre
i, hiciigo and iaeiis.rl Aci-otll
lo, Peru f ast At-coiummhitlou
li st. Paul Ktpre
r'i''i ' "ii !!" 'oSS'loer
J p M
7 us a a
11 Vi A a
No. I. Atlantic K.xpm 11 P H
" .1, Night K press liW a s
a. I hu ago and Ksusas ( Itv Kiprxw . . 1-H' a
" 7, lhiienBrt AciMiiimmlailon I P
" S, Peru rast Ait-oinimalaiion 7MP
" U. St. Paul Kxpn-xs vis Albert Les A P
t'rriyklt I rrj gi; I'tlltmMit.
- at, . . , . a
ii, '. '.. ip
Noa. t snd 10 arrive In Chleago si 10. Mi a. . sud less
Chuagu al 4 A5 p. a. dally iMiudav exceptol).
Nas 11 snd t'l run daltv. Including Mindsya.
Xo. rsrrlrs passniger between Mnero sad 0
Uws. Soa. B snd will have s pwenger rusx-lL, carrjIM
passengers between Joiiet sud 1a Salle.
V Wand W i-arry rsueugers between Wu U1ab4
snd La swlle. K. K 1'abi.s, ;') Msnssjn-.
Kar.JoHM. K. V. PBTTTM!.
Oen'I Tkl. A Pw. Agt. Agvwt st Unssrs.
6. U in.'.:)
6 .m hi -9
6 lo h) M
I. IK II (HI
KM 11. 0l
7.0.1 1 1. HI
7li II. -.':l
7. W 11. il
7. SO ll.W
7.50 12 02
l.iu j i i
s m I 12. ir.
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