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OTTAWA, ILL. SATURDAY, JULY 26, 1890.
VOL 52. NO. 51 TO AID id mm AND HACK LINE. TELEPHONE. .60. 160. PETER EGAN Would recpectfillT nnoone to the culiem of Ottaw Ud Tlclnltr tht be hM od of the cholcnt Uvtrj Block. In Ue city, at tbe City Stable, lucb at the 'Latest Styles of Hacks. Carriages and Buggies, to let M prlcaa to tutt tbe ttroe.. Partle., Wedding. rnnerl,, Plmilct, Ac, lupplled with Oood Kin inihon notice. Funeral! in tbe cojotry or adjolnlt i town, promptly attended to; Pereoni taken to or from Ji depot., or to tbe conntry. eight or day. t0 Remember the place (n Madlann .treat, ea.t rl laeeat, ene blgck wet of new court home. Ottawa Koh. 1834 PKTKH R 1. t Get prices elsewhere and you will be convinced that vou can save from 25 to' 50 per cent, by buying anything in the musical line of TONY SIMON," ' Postoflice Blk. OP 1800. OF OTTAWA, ILL. AUGUST 51k, Gtk, 71k, 811 PROGRAM. FIRST DAY. 2- year-olds and under, stake race $-00 2:35 pace, purse 400 2:26 trot, purse 400 i mile heats, running, add ... 100 SECOND DAY. 4-year-olds and under, stake. . .$200 3:00 trot, purse 400 2:34 trot, purse 400 Mile dash, running, add 100 THIRD DAY. 3- year-olds and under, stake. . $200 Free-for-all pace, purse 400 2:30 trot, purse 400 J mile heats, running, add 100 FOURTH DAY. 3:00 pace, guarantee purse $400 Free-for-all trot, purse 400 2:45 trot, purse 400 H mile novelty running, add. . 100 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. Over 200 Entries. A few of the many fast ones that will appear on the track are Charlie Frel, 2:151: Elmonarch, 2:172 ; Edwin C, 2:15: Tura Franklin. 2:18? ; Red Davis, 2:18; March, 2:20; Nobby, 2:1 It ; Belle Vara, 2:25 ; I'rince. 2:2H ; Nellie V., 2:20i ; Bassenger Boy,2:24i; Pilot Gift, 2:191: B. B., 2:19: Kitty C, 2:17i : Betty Jones, 2:194 ; Heeko thrift, 2:24J. Hentrich'8 Band will furnish music every day. Special music for the occasion. New Features: GREAT RUNIXG RACE Each Day. Excursions will be given on all rail roads leading into Ottawa. L. W. HESS, Sec'y. C. J. IRION, Pres. Meeting )ii hi Asso b Tbe many wonderful cures Red Clover Tonic has produced, is due to its rare medicinal merits. It is an 'established and standard family med icine, having been thoroughly tested the past nine years. Prompt, pleasant and efficacious in all blood, stomach i and liver troubles, curing stubborn cases where all else has failed. Thuradny, July 4. 1800. Buttle of Niagara. 1159. "Some falls are means the happier to arise." uymmutc, - Dr. J. O. Harrl9 is in Mackinaw for a week or two. Camn 20 is running in full blast on Dellbridge's farm, west of this city. Guy Gill and Katie Comp, Lostant, were given license to marry yesterday. F. L. Flskc and family leave to-day for the East to spend the summer oa the seashore. Miss Carrie Tesseldre has gone to Chicago to spend a few weeks with relatives and friends. Miss Belle Burke entertained a num her of invited friends at her home, on West Jackson street, Tuesday evening. Misses Bradish. Thompson and Heartv. of Hansom, are the guests of North Ottawa friends during the in stitute.' - W. C. Vlttum. proprietor of China Hall. Is in Canton. 111., attending the funeral of his father, whose death oc curred Tuesday. A. E. Bronson. of Northville, state president of the Farmers'alliance, was in Ottawa yesterday on his way to at tend a convention at l'eorla. A. J. Mitchell, of Chicago, who has been having bushels of fun catching sunflsh at Dayton for two or three days, returned home yesterday. Dr. J. W. Petti t. of Sheridan, was doing business in Ottawa yesterday. He reports the prospects for the erec tion of a shaft to mine silica as very flattering.. Miss Ella Hayne. daughter of Mr, and Mrs. Win, Hayne, of this city, was united in marriage to Mr. John J. Wafer at Denver, Coi.. yesterday morning at 8 o'clock at the residence of the bride's aunt. Mrs. M. T. Moloney. Mrs. Ed Vogt, the Misses Burke and a small army of jolly children picniced at Dayton yes terday, and the cnuuren, at least, came home acting as If they had had ,'more fun than anybody. ' The ex-publisher of loose's JVo.se has gone into a sewing machine specula tion. He offers a sewing machlnejand the weekly Journal one year for $22.50. F. D. Sweetzer sells a machine of the same grade, and garantees it for $17. The Sunday school of the German Evangelical church held its annual picnic in Allen park yesterday. One hundred children were present and they spent the day in playing games and having a general good time. llev. Woeher, pastor of the church, and Frank Freschouf. superintendent of the Sunday school, were present dur ing the day and joined heartily In the young people's sports. The picnicers assembled at the church at 9 a. m and were taken to the park on street cars. Dinner wa9 served under the trees at noontime and supper was eaten at 6 o'clock. Every one enjoyed themselves Immensely. THE BREAKFAST TABLK. Friday, July 8, 1SOO. Sam Houston died, 1803. 'I have by hard adventure found mine own. As You Like It, ii., 4. W. C. Riale was in Chicago yester day. Miss Minnie Yaughey, of Seneca, is visiting here. Win. Whitfield, of La Salle, was in the city yesterday. Miss Mary Leahy, of La Salle, is the guest of relatives in this city. City Marshal Dick Holland of Utica, came up yesterday to see the circus. Mrs. J. C. Cummins, of Dos Moines, Iowa, is visiting friends in this city. Miss Maggie Murphy, of Peoria, is visiting her parents on Superior street. Jack Barnard has gone to Peoria to spend his vacation. What's that for, Jack ? MissSh!nn. of Streator, is visiting her cousins, the Misses Camp on Joliet street. Mrs. James Blake, of Waco, Texas, s the guest of her son, George W. W. lake. Burt G. Barrett, of Earl, was shak- ng hands with his Democratic friends n Ottawa yesterday. Will Rem p. of Chicago, is visiting his cousins, Julia and Maggie Hanna- ghan, of the west side. Miss Annie Armour has returned from a visit with friends at St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minn. Misses Hannah Scanlan and Lily Leix returned yesterday from a visit with friends at La Salle. Wm. Barry has accepted a position as brakemanon the Sante Fee railroad with headquarters at Chillicothe, 111. J. A. Baish. Al. Seifert and John G. Haeberle, all Ottawa boys, but now located at Broken Bow, Neb., are in the city Fred. Barnes; who has been visiting relatives In this city for the past two weeks, returned to Brooklyn, N. Y., yesterday. Supervisor Charles E. Spencer, of Miller township, came to Ottawa yes terday to see the big elephant with Wallace & Co's circus, Remember we on all our work. have reduced prices Gay & Son. It is stated that 450,000 gallons of water per day are pumped each day by the Dixon Water Company's engine for the use of about 2oo consumers. What the other Ave or six thousand inhabitants drink is not mentioned. Will Laat Intll Sept. I. Until Sept. 1, 1 will sell all goods In my store at 816 and 818 La Salle St., at slaughtered prices. F. D. SWEETSER. Buckboards low prices and spring wagons at At Gay & Son's. Cloalng- Out mt Leaa than Coat. To close out our summer stock we will begin to-morrow to sell all table linens, towels, napkins, lawns, sa tines, summer underwear, summer corsets, etc. Also a choice line of embroidered flouncing which will le marked at the following prices: 45,55, 05,75; former price, 5, 75, 90, $1.10. A great many other lines not mentioned will be Included in this sale. Study your own Interest and buy some of these bar gains offered. All past sales have been a 'success and customers were pleased with the low prices. Call and see us. II. V. Wilson. Call and examine our stock of sur rles, buggies, spring wagons, and get prices. Gay & Son. Dr. Jones' Red Clover Tonic Is a good, honest, blg-value-for-your-money remedy. You get nearly a pint of the best medicine ever sold for 50 cents. It is prompt and safe In all blood, stomach, liver and kidnev troubles. It cures when every other medicine "and doctors'' fall to cure. Grain Hag. Stark A or American A grain bags are 18c. at J. E. Scott & Co.'s. All work we sell Is manufactured In Ottawa At Gay & Son's. A horse was discovered the other day in the Windsor Hotel barn at Mon mouth in tne last siages oi starvation, having been left for two weeks with out food or water. When the young man who had charge of the 6tables was asked about it he said he knew It, but "what do I care: the horse Is worth nothing." The fellow wants some se vere attention from the Humane So ciety. Growing Dally. Eleven members were added to the Ottawa Watch Club, Monday July 21, at R. H. Trask's. Men's working shoes at J. Meoaffin's. Burlington has a murder mystery. The body of Marie Wonder, the pretty wife of a postottice employe, was found in the Thiergarten Park with a bullet In her breast and her throat cut. There is no clue to the murderer. The hus band was away from home much of the time. It is suspected that the couple did not live happily together, and that Mrs. Wender had a lover. The husband has not been seen since tho crime was discovered. Special. We will give our customers an op portunity next week never before of fered in this city, une day in eacn de partment we will have cost sale, when we will sell at actual cost or less. Monday will be remnants and domes tics. See the ad. W. II. Hull & Co. One of the large meteors seen to pass Ottawa and other cities in northern Illinois last Saturday evening dropped to the earth In the eastern part of Rockford. It came so quickly, savs the HivubUcftn, that those who saw it are hardly able to tell what it looked ike, but it is generally agreed that it was very big and very bright, and that It left a long trail of flame In Its wake is It shot to the earth. It has been traced from Indiana, where it first made its appearance. Monday Ni(lit'a Drawing. The 21st club is now full and there will be a drawing in this club next Monday evening at 7:30 o'clock ; there will also be a drawing in all the other clubs. At Sppi'ial Trice. . Special sale of watches at special prices during the teachers' institute and races at R. H. Trask's. There was a small sized wreck on the Rock Island railroad near the de pot in this city on Tuesday afternoon. A freight car was left standing partly on the main trac'k and partly on the switch, just east of the depot. Freight train No. 96 came along about 4 o'clock and the engine collided with the car. which was thrown from the track and badly demolished. The men on No. 29, which is the local freight, have b'jen called in by the company to an swer for the accident. It is claimed they were negligent and did not run the car far enough on the switch. One Week More. J. E. Scott & Co.'s. great clearing up summer sale will continue until next Thursday night. They have made still farther cuts in the prices of all rtmnnnts. Couldn't Talk Hnalnea anil Loeal. There was no use talking to J. E. Porter yesterday. He was too busy selling binders and mowers to think of taking any time to talk locals. So the reporter left him. $2.50 buys a prime pair of turned sewed shoes at J. Megaffln's. The Monience hay palace will le open Oct. 1st to 11th. The building will be constructed of baled hay, the bales 16x22x36 Inches in size, inter mixed with oats, rye straw and grasses of a variety of colors. The building will cover an area of 204x170 feet, the main hall being a circle 103 feet in di ameter, surmounted by a glass dome 81 feet In circumference. Palace like in design, artistic in structure. It will compare favorably with the more pre tentious Iowa coal, hay and corn pal aces, and will certainly lie a great credit to Momence, a town of less than 2,500 people, east of Kankakee on the Indiana border. The Laidies of the West Serena M. E. Church will have a festival In their Church on Thursdayevening July31st. All are cordially invited. Kale Continued NeU Week. A will day In each department. Goods be sold AT COST, and Itss than cost, beginning MONDAY with remnants of all kinds dress ginghams, tennis flannels, satlnes. challles, lawns, cambrics, shirtings muslins and prints, come and see and you will come every day. Tl'KSDAY. Dress goods, silks, woolens ant cloths. All our silks and dress goods musti go. Hall's genuine Jamestowns at l.c; i.k serges at 45c; $1.2o satin duchess silks at 75c, and a hundred Other bargains. We wish to close out our entire stock of cloths for men's wear and will offer extra inducements, WEDNESDAY Will be linens, laces, embroideries parasols and corsets. Ladles, you can save money by being present on this day. TIU'USDAY. A circus In notions, handkerchiefs, hosiery, underwear and gents' fur nishlng goods, (iuc. ladles' vests at 25c; men's balgriggan shirts at 2i each. Don't forget Thursday. FKIDAY. Carpets, lace curtains, window shades, screens, drapery silks, jackets, wraps, shawls, etc. Best ingrain car pets, ;0c. and S0c; Brussels carpets from 45c. per yard upwards. A chance to make money. SATl'HDAY. Kid gloves, lisle and silk gloves, lace and linen collars, hosiery and ribbons. The last day. fjTReinember, we can give but one day to each department. W. H.Hull & Co. Buy vehicles from home manufac turers and get the best At Gay & Son's. Kankakee, through the efforts of her Business Men's Association, has se cured another important industry the Taylor Fiber Manufacturing (Join pany, that was recently burned out at Cambridge, Ohio. The company gets three acres of ground and a bonus of $14,000. A local real estate man as sumes the whole responsibility bydi vidlng up 40 acres of ground into town lots, enough people pledging themselves to take lots at $200 each to cover the bonus and all other outlay. The company agrees to give steady em ployment to at least 125 people. C. O. D. shot's at low prices on all kinds of J. Meoakfin's. The population of Grundy county foots up 21,114, a gain of 3,402 In ten yews. Thls gain is very creditable as it Is chiefly rural, the only city in the county being Morris, which gained but 167, though the Uraeeviile mining district also showed considerable gains. Saya the Southern Meillral World. "Mother's Friend" is growing in favor throughout the South and is highly recommended by physicians. We consider It indispensable to those who know they must pass through the ordeal of child-birth. Write Bradtield Reg. Co., Atlanta, (J a. Next Week. On account, of so many of our ous tumers not fully understanding what we are doing In our great cost sale and a great many people out of town not able to get hereon so short notice, we will continue the same programme in the same departments each day next week. Our trade finds we are doing just what we say and are satisfied. Read the list in anothcrcolumn. Then come and see for yourself. W. II. I In, I. & Co. For Kaee Week. M. Stief'el, the white comer clothier, extends a cordial invitation to all who coiiio to Ottawa for the race meeting next month, to call and set bis stock of summer suits and get prices. The sale of those famous $3 pants is increasing daily. They are made to order and warranted to wear. Galohhurg has just entered into a contract with a firm to build a system of water works for $80,000. The water Is to be obtained by a system of tuhu lar wells sunk in a stratum of water bearing sand near town. In this con nection the extraordinary statement is made that "Lhe sit; of the wells Is but a short distance from the city cemetery, and in a valley through which all of the sewerage of the city passes. The water has hern analyzed several times, and In every instance has been condemned on account of ex cess of free ammonia." When you spend a dollar for a lot tle of sarsaparilla or other hhnl or alterative medicine you are paying " warprices" same bottle same med icineand yet a dollar. Try Dr. Jones' RedCloverTonic, a far superior remedy, and you get nearly a pint for fifty cents. We lead in the vehic e trade. Gay & Son. Ruger & Wheeler is the title of a new law Arm composed of Messrs. Jesse B. Ruger and A. E. Wheeler. The former Is well known in Ot tawa and this county. Mr. Wheeler is a recent addition to the La Salle county bar a graduate of Mayo ,V Widmer's office. He is a young man of go id attainments, a gmd student and already has begun to show "what sort of metal he is made of," giving troniise of becoming a very successful awyer. Get our C. O. D. prices on boots and shoes before buying J. Megaffin. Yacht Club Dressing FOR Skip kk Salmon and W Salad, SARATOGA CHIPS, ChoW Chow, Cauliflower, Onion. Get ready for your outing. We have a good supply on hand. W. C. RIALE & CO. FBEE! FREE ! FREE! The most twautiful catalogue ever published, containing " photo-gravures" of Illinois river scenery, and run inrormation regarding the Ottawa Business University The only school in the West that employs Experienced Business Men as teachers. Our Graduates Secure Summer term In session. Fall term opens Sept. 1st. mation call on or address F. J. TOLAND, Pres., A Sewing M arlilne Fre. Sneaking of sewing machines, the Free Trader oilers Its patrons a first- class, , reliable and durable machine, made by a first-class company, tne machine guaranteed for five years, and to be all It Is represented to be, for $18, Including the Weekly Free Trader for one year. The machine Is guaranteed to be as good as any machine offered under same conditions for $22.00. Furthermore to any person sending US$45 In subscrintlnns to either dally or weekly editions the publishers will give one of these machines free. The machines can lie seen any day at the store of F. I). Sweetser, under the Free Trader office, 814 La Salle street, Ottawa. Our C. O. D. prices takes the lead J. Megaffin The August St Xivhnlas is at hand nil of mid-summer life and charm, some outdoor papers oeing the rourin irticle on base ball, wit h "t lie battery" is the topic, which amateurs will read with delight and edification no doubt. Then there is f,A Remarkable Boat lace," "A White Mountain Coaching arade," the last of the "tiix Years in Central Africa"; also stories, complete ind serial, poems, and pictures wlth- mt limit. That TrHi tlon Engine. Farmers, If you have any use for a traction engine, Sweetser, at hisagri- ultural store, has one in nerfect order good as new, not a blemish on It and j mi can buy It at hair price. I he far mer who loses this sale looses mo oesi bargain he ever lost. 1 1 will In koIu. A tine top buggy, our own manufac ture, for $75, AT Gay Son's, In Gold. Weston, the druggist, closes his big ale of wall paper to day (Saturday). nd evening. This is the greatest acrificeon fine wall paper ever made iy any dealer in this county. on an buy at half price any style you may desire. - j Top buggies from 75.oo toloo.00 at Ga v A: Son's. Remember, we always lead, and our great cost sab; will be copied and crit-, ieised by our competitors. However, j if you want any dry goods for the rest of the summer this week will bo your, opportunity. W. H. Ilru. & Co. J Every vehicle fully you buy of warranted that (Jay & Son. A l!iia.i! j Sweetser, the agricultural man, isi selling the host finished, the tiest made j and most durable wagon for less money than any man in Ottawa or county.! This Is an entirely new deal, and now i is your time. ' j J. E. Scott & Co., are opening up' lots of new good. Their new fall carjx'ts are corning in every day now. They quote Brussels carpet at 45 ct., and some nice patterns, all wool in grain carpets at 50 cents. Old giHKls are not cheap at cost. Our now goods are now coming In and . pr.ces guaranteed a low as anv old goods offered. J. E. S tt Co. tVaft-una. The btst Jiti.lirl wagon and made of the'.f mtrriil. are sold at Swkkt sf.r's for les money than at any place in Ottawa, or in this county, i'im is n' ilirtrtuit on Otis! I and Retain Positions. For catalogue or In for- or W. G. LOWE, Sec'y. She hid Completely Cured. A daughter of my customer suffered from suppressed menstruation, and her health '"as completely wrecked. At my suggestion she used one bottle of Brad Hold's Female Regulator, which cured her. J. W. Hellums, Water Valley, Miss. Write the Bradtield Reg. Co., At lanta, Ga., for particulars. Sold by all drugg'sts. Reroemlier on all work. we have reduced prices Gay & Son. II y for Sams. 30 acres of hay In field, Just north of Buffalo Rock, for sale at a bargain. Call on Clarence. Griggs, Ottawa. A strange fatality seems to have fol lowed Gust Johnson at Rockford. He was drowned while fishing driftwood out of the river during the June floods 1 1""1 1'" 1 "T'Y. n ft"" ''"'I of,dr l" numi ili'lt iii,:iiuit n an , I llll lllf 11, lUYJ house in which his widow and children were living being also partially con sumed. That rio.lnjt Ha le. Weston, the druggist, all the last week has kept two clerks selling wall paper. It Is rn wondereither. Itlsa closing sale. The finest paper you ever saw and sold at half the usual price. This sale will continue to-day, (Saturday) and this evening. Don't miss it. If you do, you will pay double for it. Full line of road carts cheap At (Jay ,t Son's. In a sudden emergency, when quick thinking is required, a woman of grit that can maintain her presence of mind Is worth half a dozen of men. When a tramp at Dubuque the other day, knowing Mrs. Milton D. Howe was alone al home, approached her in the kitchen with a drawn pistol and de manded money and valuables, instead of fainting away she coolly told him she hail no money but he could walk in and go through the drawers and closets. He did so, and w hi'e liberal ly helping himself to silverware and the like, she slyly locked the front door, then flew" out tbe back door, locking it behind Iter, and gaining ttio street gave the alarm. Before the fel low could break his prison he was glad todrop his IxKity and give up that ho had been outwitted. Cent. 4.1 Cent. That's what others charge for a pound of Jbaking powder. Dave Lor riaux sells just as good for 20 cents. Try his once and you will buy it al ways and save 25 cents on a pound. Ottawa Market. OTTAWa. 111.. July X, 10. OlAIN A.1D 8IID. WhMt. bib 90 Kyn. lh IS Corn. or. prr 73 M C,ra Shrllml - M OHta.lh. SO NrW I Mil A 24 I 'A Tunuthi ml bnab 1 li P.rtanoa. di-w. 9 luih 8k) Hulter. P Kk. do 10 (T.it'kena. pr dot i SO S Chu-lten.. amed. per It) 10 Turae 11 U Hay. H-r ton 4 w 8 M Straw, per tuo i W J 5t Ltl trai l. Cattle on ft-t, v liOlta J P S l Cattlron to, atrrra 8 00 ri raiTr. Iit weight. 100 Iba. S !: Dhwn. Kli Itv ivt T Lit. Uua. Vw I ha S iDwtS TaLUiw, HiPB ax d8.LT. Urd. !b 7 T:h,w. In tl bhta. ?rr lb ft"i T).i,w. ke prr 03t Sail, per bbl 1 UMra. arrrn. par tS HMra. cured, prr " ait .V. W IVaruB M brra Pamacmt lUda Ot Thr grata prV-ra eTer waote ranrr of market, from warrhvwac prtora to prteea paid lor odd kiad. tr teed.