SATURDAY EVENING, DECEMBER 18, 1875.
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T O J TEN CENTS
UJU. D.l VK WK.
SVEIIKLG'9 FCB STOKE,
Ml Vine street, near Seventh. Large stock ot
Ladles', Misses' .and Children's Furs, Gents'
Vm Caps, Collars and Gloves; Buffalo and
fancy Robes, at aotual cost prices. Call and
examine before buying elsewhere. del7-J0t
BELL, THE PHOTOGRAPHER)
No. 160 Westf Fifth Street auai-tf
STEVBWS' BOOKSTORE, -
' AA 1 . I. - I , .. - I Vl.la
ou weaii fuurtu street. Aiargo hutch, x an . 7. 7,. Fria
prices. Everything new promL'tlv received. 1
iViaits and correspondence solicited, del -90 1 1 l;Hi'8
3 ADVEETISEMENTS ON THIS PAGE
Under the respective classifications ot
WANTS, FOR SALE, FOB BENT, Ac
i FIVE CENTS A. LINE.
No insertion less than TEN CENTS.
ANTED Four Ferrotypes lor too. New
York Gallery, 28 w. Fourth sc. muzi-sti
I Txr ANTED Boston Gallery makes 4 Forro
I VV types tor 50c. 217 Central ave. mh22-3tf
i "IxrANTED TO BUY AND SELL-Indian
' VV relics, ooins, minerals, fossils, Ac 117
tlV. Sixth street
WANTED BUY YOUB HATS OF
mautin, at a w. uta sc. jy-u
WANTED YOU TO KNOW That B.
CAVAGNA A SON have a now lot ol flno
Xoneless Codfisn, and a splendid line of
WANTED YOU TO KNOW That John
Rentier's Shell Oysters are received dair
ly by express. Call and see him. Opposite the
Grand Hotel, uuwrn
BELL'S! BELL'S 1 1 BELL'S!!!
' T 0T T 111
The Lowest Ever Known in Cincinnati, belvs
1 - BELL'S
t w i i a
bell s Special Offering TO-DAY of Goods from New York bell's
T A GHP TJ'HTT'Tn'TCr U?Ued8tt,nMa9e'l" Therefore ,1 mal School, and' ''The Mar
Marchioness De tAtwf
The next meeuMti
For th nat twmtu-r .
;j3arn an(j warmer weather.
CONTINUES TO BE TUB
LEADINGTOPIC OF CONVERSATION!
Everybody Acknowledges the Prices Asked for Goods to be
SO onses Gents' Merino Shirts and Drawers at 18, S3, 25, 83 and 40c, worth
abont doable the price.
WANTED STOLEN HOESES-Send us
an accurate description of horses stolen
and have not been found In the last 18 months.
Address J. Q. 11. , Star office. de!5-18t
WANTED WHY SUFFEB f When you
can get your corns, bunions, wart und
ingrowing nails cured by Dr. H. M. HERSCIi
, i ELD, 8a Broadway, Lexington, Ky, de!4-ly
ING For which I pay the full value in
each. L COIliiJS, 41 E. Fourth street. .
lir ANTED SECOND . HAND
WANTED-TO CLOSE- OUT A stock of
first-class Sewing Machine in ordor to
retire Anally from the business. Will sell at
COST for CASH. Call lor AGENT, 230 W alnut
street, ilrst Boor. - Ie26-tf
WANTED J tM ft CHARLIE DAVIS
formerly ot-H4 liace street, are located
at the "Suu Saloon," 73 Fountsin Square, whore
they will be pleased to see their friends. Open
an all hours, day and night . nolT-gm
WANTED TEA, TEA, TEA Fine and
Fresh Tea at the CENTENNIAL TEA
COMPANY, and a valuable present with every
pound. Store No. 804 West Sixth 'street, be
tween Elm and Plum. de9-Th,SftTii-tf
WANTED YOU TO KNOW That at Dr.
Carney's Bookstore and Circulating Li
' liitary can be found the trreatest variety of liyht
literature in the city. Cash price paid for old
. books. 288 Central avenue.
WANTED Parties who contemplate mov
ing their household furniture, to leave
crilers at 121 Monmouth street, Newport, Ky..
where furniture curs will be furnished at short
aotice. ' Piauos carefully removed,
del8-tf ADAM SCHWEITZER.
VV they can save money by buving shoes at
the Factiry. 17 i Itace street. Pebble Shle
. Lace, $2 25; Kid, $2 50; Front Lace, 2 16. You
pay only one profit, bybuying at the Factory.
WANTED MINCE WE AT-Finch's Home
made Diamond Miuce Meat, superior to
all, denes competition: In offering my Home
made Diamond Mince Meat to the public, I do
it with a guarantee that it is the best sold in
this or any other city, I care not win re it is
made or what others advertise. Try it and
you will use no other. For sale by all respect
able Grocers or Dealers In this city. Factory,
itt2 West Sixth street, between Plum and Elm.
WANTED YOU TO KEMEMBER That
8. MAItX, No. 830 W. Fifth street, corner
f Plum street, offers. In order to make old and
young feel happy during the holidays, for the
acxt ten days extra good bargains in custom
made bouts, shoes, gaiters, slippers and rub
bers. It will pay you well to go there aud look
at i he great bargains; and you will be aston
ished how much cheaper you cau buy there
than elsewhere. "Quick sales and small prof
its," is his motto. .
WANTED THOBNBUBY, 48 Pearl, near
New Prunes at 8c per pound.
New Valencia Raisins, 10c per pound.
New Layer ltaisins, 16o per pound.
New Currants, 9u per pound. '
Now Peaches, S-ponndeuns, 1SKO.
New Tomatoes, 2-pound cans, 12io. -Canned
Corn, S pounds, 10c,
Fine Candies, SUo, 26c, and 80c per pound.
Suit Shell Ahnonds, 2Je per pound.
Mince Meat, 10c per pound.
Apple Butter. 8 poundB for 25c.
Fresh Butter Crackers, 7opor pound.
Goods delivered free aud a present with
very pound of T during the Holidays,
WANTED DR. JAS. C KERR'S Great
. System Renovator is good alike for cbu
aon aud adult. It is a preventive and cure of
all fevers and small-pox. It cures all diseases
arising from impure blood; cures all skin dis
eases, liver complaint, erysipelas, dysi epsia,
constipation and piles. Beware ot caiutorfei's
and imitations. None genuine without my
name and -rhe title of the medicine blown on
the bottle, my portrait and signature on the
label, aud my portrait and name on my United
Mtauii Proprietary Stain n covering thjeork.
Should your druggist not keep it, write direct
lo proprietor, 1811 West Fourth street, Cincin
Kti, 6. dei-8tVt
TTlOlt SALE LAND 143 aores of land, 18
I; miles west ot the city; upland. Address
E,BUrolfloe. ,. , - oc-tf
TTOK SALE-INDIAN BELLICS Coins,
T minerals, fossils, 4c, Natural History
fcWj, 117 W. Sixth St. dc!5-6t
TTIOR SALE LIFE SCHOLARSHIP - To
I; one of the boot Cincinuutl Commercial Col
leges. Will sell cheap. Address 3. P. C, Box
I), oity. ooltt-tf
TTOlt SALE FARM A ' splendid bottom
JP farm, 18 miles from the city, on a railroad,
7 (7 acres; all in cultivation; easy term. Ad
dress H., th is office. - declO-lUt
170R SALE LAND 70 acres of choice Dot
loin land, all in .cultivation, on a railroad
and near a station, 16 miles trout, the oity.
Address H., Star office. ooD-tt
FIR SALE LAN D--SU acres prairie land:
good spring on same; in thickly-settled
neighborhood, in Adair county, Iowa, near
county-seaU Or will trade for horso and light
uriug-wagou. Address "W," this ouloa.
Uyl4-tf 1 '
GENTS' CUSTOM-MADE SIIIItTS.
100 doien Unlaundried Shirts at75o and ?1 each, worth (1 ii to $2. '
600 dozen Fine Dress Shirts at 75c, SI, tl 25 and $1 50, worth $1 25 to 12 60
200 dozen Gents' Gray Merino Socks at 10c, worth 230.
. . .
Great Job Lot Gents' Silk IVcckivear.
1 ,00t) dozen Gents' Silk Scarfs at 87c, worth tl 25.
500 dozen Gents' Silk Bows at 5, 8, 10, 12 aud 16o each.
ITHjR SALE PIAN OS-One hundred and
1 Ufty of the original Decker and Decker ft
Brothers' Pianos at from 290 to t?0i less than
catalogue prices,, at Britting ft Bros.' Piano
and Organ House, 221 West Fifth street near
j'llliu. . neo-mt
I7HJR BENT BOOMS Three or four fine
rooms in a private house on Fourth street,
east of Broadway, Inquire of C, F. VENT, 88
. fouri s . uuii-t
Linen HanilkercMefs Slightly Damaged Unparalleled Bargains, bel8,
600 dozen Ladies' Linen Handkerchiefs at 4, 5,7, 8 and 10a. w5tT'S
860 dozen Ladies Hemstich Linen Handkerchiefs at 8,9, 10 and 12o SUir'S
T.TirV.X 2O0 dozen Gents' Extra Fine Merino Shit ts and Drawers at 50, 15o and (I.
rwi i a v uoaua iauies ueavy juerxuu eai b ajv, wuuu wvi
Warm GlovesUnequaled Bargains.
250 dozen Gents' Warm Gloves at 25, 83, S7 and 50o per pair.
850 dozen Ladies' Cloth and Berlin Lined Gloves at 15, 10, 25, 88 and
31o a pair, worth 25 to 75c.
LADIES' WOOLEN" HOSIERY.
A SPECIAL DISCOUNT of 25 per cant deducted to-day. Unprecedented
Bargains. - Good Goods selling off at the price of common.
.. ' ,
Great Job Lot of Ladies' Kid Gloves.
200 dozen Ladies' 1-Button Kid Gloves at 15c a pair.
850 dozen Ladies' 2-Buttoa Kid Gloves, exoelleut quality, 66o a pair, worth
51 25 to $1 60. ,
Croat Bargains in Embroideries, Laces, Rib
bons, Corsets, Fans, Pocket Books, and
Silk Handkerchiefs and Mufflers.
00 Ladles' aud Gents' Silk Mufflers at 25, 8J, 81, 60, 16c and $1, worth 50o
to $1 .15.
1,000 English Twill Silk Umbrellas, with Carved Ivory Handles and Para
gon Frames, only f 3 Ii each, worth 57.
Purchasers in quest of suitable Holiday Presents should attend the great
Sale at our house to-day. Many liues of desirable Goods will be put on
sale at prices without regard to cost or. vaJUieL and in order that all our
friends may have an opportunity nt securing some of the bargains offered,
our store will be brilliantly illuminated and kept open to-night until 10
WM. BELL St CO.,
Wholesale and Retail Notions and Famishing floods.
94 West Fourth Street, Opposite Post-office. BELL'
Late IToroiea News.
EAOtraA, Dec 18. A conference ol the united
Christian representatives of Bosnia waa held
at Jamnica yesterday for the purpose ot dis
cussing the present aspect ot the conflict with
the Porte, and of azreelng upon a plan of
united action. Eighty representatives were
it was unanimously resolved to continue mo
conflict until the Turks were expelled from the
General Paulovitch, Legate of the National
Government of Herzegovina, will visit the
Capitals and ask the powers to dec are bellig
erent right! and recognition to the Herzego
FBOX ODB PANAMA CORRESPONDENT. '
Central America The condition of affairs is
favorable to the proposed union of the Central
American Bepublics under one head. The
business depression increases, and the pre
mium on goiu ana silver nas risen rapiaiy.
Chili RoKistration was com uleted November
4, without disturbance. At the recent execu-
biuu Bb onuiiugu Hie populace, iieaueu oy
women and stuuents, created such a scene in
the streets as to lead to an Immediate recon
sideration of sentence by the authorities and a
final commutation to imprisonment for life.
juquauor a can irom me people or uuaya
quii, on the 23d, ult, for the expulsion of the
priests from that country, led to five being
banisued, who embarked for Panama,
THE HONY PREBSORK IN SOUTH AMERICA.
New York Deo. 17. A Herald cable special
from London says Peruvian legislation iu
this city, announces the suspension ol pay
ment on the coupon of bonds of the Ilepublic,
due on the 1st of next January. As the re
sult of this announcement a ritn ure of the Pe
ruvian contract with the Societie Generate.
The Lima Government is unable to meet the
money crisis, which it says is only temporary.
Special to the atar.
Springfield, O., Dec 18. A batch of Colum
bus thieves arrived in this oity a week ago.
Their movements have been watched by the
City Marshal and his assistants. On Thursday
night the store ot Fred. Zeisler on West Main
street, was broken into and a lot of the goods
carried away, and yesterday the Columbus
boys turned up missing.
Kev. M. Wells, a traveling minister of the
Presbv terian Chu rch h aa,du ring the past week.
been holding an unusual protracted meeting in
the First uuirun, ou vv est Main, tie prea.cn.eu
twice a day over an hour each time. Among
nis hearers are nearly an iuef.vongencni mm
isters of Suriuirileld and a tew Psveho Philoso.
phers. Quite a number of our prominent
citizens have under his instructions united
with tne church.
Orders for ilte STAR, if sent to the book-store
of Mr. J. W. Gunn, Main street, will receive
Win. Purden, an old and well-known cltl
zen, died yesterday.
DELICACIES AND LUXURIES JOR
MALTBY'S OYSTERS for the Million !
TURKEYS for all Creation !
GAME AND FISH for Everybody !
MALTBY'S H. & M.'S, AND C. S. M.'S,
For Stewing and Scolloping Buy the H. & M.'S .
For Frying or Eating Raw Buy the 0. S. M.'S.
They are the JLargest and Best Flavored Oysters Sold in tne We at. .
ROBERT ORR & CO.,
no west sixth street, aoutn oiae, wear rcace.
. J JT7T ')
Established Over 20 Years. .
An Institution patronized by the
most prominent Business Men of Cin
cinnati. We have secured the services of the cele
brate! Penman, .';.
PROF, W. K. IIOEG,
Who will hereafter conduct the Penmanship
CHAS. W. BAKER, ESQ.,
Lectures on Commercial Law at this College,
at A. M. every WEDNESDAY.
NELSON and KELLEY
Are still the Proprietors. '.
GO AND SEE THE
THE Finest Mechanloal Toy ever made:
together with a general assortment of
Toys, Fancy Baskets, Toy Furniture, Hewing
Stands, Velocipedes, Ac, at the
F. TETTENBOIUT & CO.,
lt ' 144 West Fourth Street.
T)A1NTBH'8 MANUAL. House and sign
V painting, graining, varnishing, polishing
kalsomining, papering, lettering, staining
Sliding, Ac, 60 cts. Book of Alphabets, 60.
croUe and Ornaments, tl. Watchmaker aud
Jeweler, 60. Soapmaker, 25. Taxidermist,
60. Ot booksellers, or by mail. JKSSE
UANEY & CO., US Nassau street, New York
.,. , , laulO-aWtfl ;
Stub op Ohio, Insurance Department,)
I olumbus, Ohio. August 81, l?6.
WHEREAS. The RICHMOND F1HE ASSO
CIATION OF VIRGINIA, located at Rich
mond, In the State of Virginia, has filed in this
oltice a sworn statement, oy the proper officers
thereof, showing its condition and business,
and has complied in all respects with the laws
of this State relating to Fire Insurance Com
panies, incomorated by other Slates of the
Now, thore.'ore, in pursuance of law, I,
WILLIAM L. HILL, Supeiinlendent ot
Insurance of the State of Ohio, do herebv
certify, that said Company is authorized to
transact its appropriate business ot Fire
iaw, during; the current vear. The con
dition and business of said Company at the
date of such statement (July 81st, 1S7&), Is
miuwu m, lonuwM.
AKKreirate ainountof available As.
sets $309,034 U
...--..... ........... T I .. 1 . 1 1 1 . - '
(except capital), including re-in-
Amount of actual paid op Capital.
Amount ut Inoome for the year In
Amount of Expenditures for the
vear in cash
In witness whereof. I ha ve hereunto subscribed
my name, and caused ihe Seal of my office
to be affixed the day and year above
Seal. WM. 1. HILL, Superintendent,
iiy WM. Ewim), Deputy.
POIXOCK. COKEB & WHITTLE.
StY, Agents at Cincinnati, O., and General
a item b lor me otue oi unio. utnee 120
Vine Street, Cincinnati, O. it
SO ,6 0 62
Ethescope Illusion Exhibition.
FoUtt 8 ACRED ENTERTAtNMBNTS will
be given at the ILLUSION EXHIDITION.'OR
ETHESCOPK, No. l West Fifth sireet, SUN
DAY EVENING, ' .;-.
.Fevformaace to commence, at ? o'clock. Ad-
ikiwiott s-. " ' : -" . it
Latest Newi iu Brief.
Montkeal, Deo, 18. The Bien newspaper
Savannah, Ga., Dec. la-Nick Thompson
was hanged here yesterday.
Coi.dmbcs, O., Deo. 18. The Noyes Index
case was postponed tin next week.
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S, Cranston, leading bankers of this city, have
London. Dee. 18. Robert Henry Hurst. Lib
eral, was yesieraay eiectea a memuer oi J. ar-
liament from iiorsnam, Sussex.
Concord. N. H.. Deo. 18. A farmer named
Calvin C Robinson, at Bow, N. Ii., fell dead
from his cart. Deatu from heart disease.
New York, Dee. 18. A velocipede race for
nil, u,uv uibmuuh tiiiauiuiuuotiiu tia, JWW
menced at the rink at 9 o'clock last night, be'
tween A. P. Messenger and W. E. burd.ng.
They finish at y o'olock to-night. Messenger
is now aneau.
one o U1UU& u ,uv .iwiuw.,
the Senate will prooeed to the oleotioo of
a President pro tern." I
rne cnair laiu oeiore tne dbuuio iuo
unfinished business, being the resolu
tion of the Senator from Indiana (Mor
ton) authorizing the appointment of a
special committee to inquire uivu vuv
reoent election In Mississippi.
After a short discussion the bill went
over till Monday, and the Senate went
into executive session, and on the open
ing of the doors adjourned until Monday.
Washington, Deo. 17. On motion of
Mr. Kandall the senate amendment, to
the concurrent resolution for adjourn
ment, postponing the day of meeting
irom me am io wis uiu ui u.uuu;, nav
agreed to. The road from Concordia to
Moodyville, Ky., was declared a post
road. A bill was passed changing the
name ot the steamboat Tom Jasper, of
St. Louis, to Ooutinentai. Bills were
In rrnrl lined for the construction of pub
lie buildings in Kansas City, Mo.; do
natinir nublio lands in Arkansas for the
support ot the State University; respect
ing the tax on leai tooacco; iur mo "cu
ter protection of emigrants; to enable
certain soldiers and sailors to perfect
titles under the homestead laws; to au
thorize the construction oi a nriaze at
Sioux City: and for publio buildings at
La Ornasa. Wis. All were referred to
annronrlate committees, mi. raze, oi
California, offered the following resolu
'Whereas. The Constitution OI tne
TTnitpri Hl.tcB na framed hv tha fathers
nf tlm Rpimhlin. imnoaea no limits OU the
eligibility of any citizen to the office of
President, further than that he must be
uativc-b.il n, and ot a certain age and
time ol residence: therefore
"Kesolved, That in the judgment of
this House tne right oi selecting canai-
dates for the othue oi president oan oniy
be lawfully exeroised by the people uu
der existing constitutional restrictions,
and has never been delegated by the
people to the House oi representatives
or to anv of the members of the same,
ana that any attempt uy me uouse oi
Representatives to limit or forestall the
publio will on a question or such import
ance. Is an invasion of the powers re
served dv tne DeoDie at targe, to uo iree-
ly exercised by them without any inter
ference li'oin any Legislature wnatever."
The reading of tne resolution was
greeted wUh laughter on both sides of
the liooze, and the House refused to
second the previous question by a vote
oi isu to ay.
Resolutions were also offered to ascer
tain the amount due the State of Min
nesota for BUDivresslne hostilities;
pav the German Evangelioai' Church of
Alartinsburg, W. Va., $2,500 for the de
struction of their building while in pos
session ot toe Government lorcee. a
resolution was also ottered against the
incorporation of general legislation on
appropriation bills. A bill was intro
duced dividing the State ol Illinois into
three Judicial Districts
the associativa Wiu ue uvm on vuo .
day in January.
To-day on 'Change President Holloway sat
nonnoed that he received a eommunioatbaa
from our representative in Congress, Mr. Baa-
ning. desiring the appointment of a commit lav,
in h kn.twn Aa thft "krftnr.h Mint COUHQitbeo."
who are to be in readiness to proceed to Wash
ington to comer witn sr. oaamqs ,
whenever he shall "notify them ot
the day when bis bill for locating the breawh -Mint
in Cincinnati shall be Introduced in tea
A motion offered by Mr. Ben Egglewn, MS
committee of flvo. to include the Prestdoat
of the Board, bo appointed, was adopted.
rresiuenc uouoway named ms louownvr
gentlemen to coin nose the committee: Htm. Bm
Eggleston, Hon. Richard Smith, Thomas Snsx
look and Samuel V. tteid.
Tle AVave. -w .
New Yore, Dec 18. Very little snow has
fallen, but the thermometer Is 16 deg. below
Providence, Deo. 18. Weather cold. Ther
mometer 3 deg. below zero.
Lost at Sea.
Boston, Deo. 18. A dispatch received at
the Merchants' Exchange states that the brig
Julia A. Dillingham of Boston, C apt.. Emerson,
from Gomez for Marseilles, was wrecked ou
the ath of December, near Muunt Rugikuosa,
aud all but two of the crew lost.
John Mosgrove, of South Charleston,
Ohio, oommitted suicide. .
The Consolidated Virginia Mine has
resumed the raising of bre.
Judge Flippin Is the Democratic can
didate for Mayor of Memphis.
. The Scott 'House, at Forest, Ohio,
uurneu yesteruay. no insurance.
The business men of Pittsburcr are
moving for a repeal of the Bankrupt
Mr. Chamberlan, of Ohio, shot William
Hamilton, his brother-in-law, at Garnet,
cansas. business uimcuities.
James DarragU's tannery, at Bridge
water, Peun., was destroyed by hie
Loss $4,030, with no insurance.
Cairo, 111., will petition Congress to
Sruteut ner levees irom oveinow or tne
A family named Beall, in Hamilton
county, lnd., are suffering Irom tricbinse,
causea uy eating port tenaerioiu, uue
little girl has died.
The Trustees of Howard University
nave unanimously eiectea nr, enntn,
late Commissioner ot .Indian Affairs,
rresiuent oi tne university.
DeGrieff A . Co.'s store In New York
has been seized for alleged undervalua
tion of $100,000 worth of silk fringe.
Their bonds are fixed at $400,000. ,
Shelby county, Tenn., who absoonded a
delaulter in $77,600, has been arrested in
California and returned to Tennessee..
Eleven of the crew of the British ship
Lenuie who mutinied the 81st of Octo
ber last, and killed the master, mate and
boatswain will be taken to England
and tried for murder.
Plymouth Churoh had a congregational
meeting last night aud granted the pro
posed letter on the subjeotul Mrs. Moul
ton's dismissal. Air. Beeober made a
speech, in which he expressed his
willingness to go into another trial be
fore a proper tribunal, but protested
against a three-days' investigation be
fore a Committee ot Ministers.
TUE FORTY-FOURTH CONGRESS.
. BKNATB. :
Washington, Deo. 17. Mr. Edmunds
submitted the following, wbioh was re
ferred to the. Committee on Privileges
"Whereas, Since the last session of
tli Senate the Vim President of the
W. J - - "'xi
A aorrrt. horse, the Drooortv of Geo. Hule.
man, of White Oak, was stolen from No. 123
YV ade street last mgnt.
W. C. Middleton. of S53 Richmond, and M.
clcs of clothing from their hallwuys by sneak
thieves. Lock your iront doors.
The alarm from box 48 at 6 o'clock this
morning was caused by a $U lire, the result of
a defective flue In the beer saloon of Gottleib
Schwarz,No. 656 Central avenue. Insured in
the Germama insurance company.
robbed last niirlit. while in a drunken condition.
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in nni now ot 40. ' uouu juuiuucjl ib arresbea
as the robber, and two supposed accomplices
are at the Hammond-street Station on the
Jack Connoi.lt has received a letter from
Hon. Milton Savior offering him a position at
Washington .If Jack accep.s,wbat will become
of our Council? Jack will give his decision af
ter the holidays whether he will remain with
us, or go to Washington.
Bernard Uneb apt was anxious to go to the
Work-house; so anxious, in fact, that after the
Judge had sentenced him at his own request
for nine days, he didn't want to wait for the
Black Maria, so he got permission ot Dave
carnanan to waiu. uu, wuicu uo i uuue pro
ceeded to 00.
Frank Grkoo. engineer, and Henry Ball
stoker, of Eugiue No. 13, of the Brightons, were
thrown from the englue by the breaking of an
axle, while going to tne fire on Central avenue
this morning, aud seriously bruised. The dam
age to the "machine" from being dragged will
amouut to snout 4u
Wm. R. Carson, late of ConiDany E. Thirty
ninth O. V. I., atred 43 years, died December
16th, near Cheviot, Hamilton county, Ohio. At
his roouest, the old Chaplain, liev. B. W. Chu
law, officiate..! at his funeral services, held in
Ebenezer M. E. Church, attended by the nu
merous friends of the houored and gallant
Mrs. M. Batehan. livinir on So.-xmd street.
of Davton. Kv.. while on ner way hjme last
evening by way of the Penilluton ferry, foil In
the river and narrowly escaped drowning. In
Walking down to the skiff she slipped und fell
Into the water, aud was at once swopt away by
the current. Bv almost suuerhuuiau elf ores
she managed to keep above water till a boat
could reach her.
The colored citizens of this city will hold
memorial meeting in respect to the memory of
the late Vice President, Henry Wilson, In Ziou
Baptist Church ou Ninth street, between Cen
tral avenue and John, Monday evening, Deo.
auth, at i:J o'oioea. A 110 iouowing uisun-
Suisbed speakers will address the meeting
,;v. Dr. Boynton, Gov. Noyos, Rev. B. W. At
nett. Ludlow Anlones. E-:a.. Col. Rjbert Har
lan, Prof, P. H. Claok and Prof. W. H. Parham.
Court Cullingi. - ' . '
The City, for the uses of Seiber vs. Eoretta
Swift 'Action to recover $1,115, for haprovhnr
McMillan street, east from the Madison road.
Judgment for plaintiffs tor four-fifths of thaom
Wm. Lomas et al. vs. the city et at. asfta
of sub-contractor for work on ths Walaat- -
strjet bridge, upon demurrer. Demurrer urn- .
Wm. N. Kennedy, by noxt friend, vs. Ismm
Nettleton. suit to recover fJU.m. Case in pn(-
ueorge wrignc was wiea on nwnurpm
takina and tuinz a horse without the ooiisesa
of the owner. V erdict of not guilty.
D. Lvtle A Co. vs. Wm. bouthard; B. May- -ers
& Co. vs. the same, in each caso an order
arrest had been issuod against tli deteodaaUB ,
first, for obtaining goods under false proteose;
second, concealing goods with inteutiodo
traud creditors. Motion to discharge de
fendant from prison, on account 01 ill Beau-u
Case under advisement.
The Grand Opkba-house. The Ktratfys
drew another immense audience at the Grn(
last evening to witness their great spectacuusr
play of "Around the World." There will be
matinee to-day at two o'clock and a perform-
ance 1111s evening, wjiuhi ouseo muu vumm- .
meut hoi-e. They will be followed upm Max
day by the Jack and Jill Pantomime- Troupe,
who will remain with us during the holidays.
Wood's Theatre. "Ambition" will be tav- '
en at the matinee this aftornoon, with a tre
mendous bill so-nlght, upon which oceasim
Mr. Proctor will appear iu two of hie most cel
ebrated characters, "O'Neil the Avenger-' aau
"Nick of the woods." rranx Aiayoovcuma
this house Monday evening as "Davy Creek-
The National. Saturday niarht is always-s
big night at the National, and to-night w ,
prove no exception to the rule. An extmoi- .
diuary bill is auuounccd, with the old favor
ites in tne leaaing parts.
Robinson's Opera-house. Calender's Gonr-
gta Minstrels will open here upon Monday, ta-.
tending to stay during the holidays.
The Second-street Fire. '
At five o'clock this morning au alarm was .
turned in from Box 29, at the L (&-,-
depot, by the private watchman ot L A At.
Bruce. The building on fire proved tobelttr
180 West Second, owned by Poland Hoary,
wholesale grocers at en w est second, ana owm
pied by Jas. C Caldwell A Sju, olastio rooreM.
The origin of the Are so far Is a mystery; it i
generally supposes that it started in the row
ottue third story. But as there was no One
left in the building last evening, it looks a
though it w&s the work of aiunceudiary. 1st
building is a to.al wreck, the back partfaUJaa;
completely, and the trout portion down to tba
The loss to caidweu a uo. on biockwiu nasi
fall far short of $ft,ouo, there beiug a Largo
amount of rooting material already nude up m .
The Queen City varnish Company oeouuiet
the firsi floor as a wareroom for nearly a bac-
rels of liusced oil, which, fortunately, did uj
iguite. xney are insurea in mo ixininrcuM
aud otier Cincinnati companies.
Thomson Ik Son, the "Old Reliable" boltiax
manufacturers, the first door west, were some
what damaged by water, their loss, howevac.
being fully covered by insurance. On the out
side John F. Jones' chair-back factory waa
well drenched with water, but suffered na last
from fire. .
The Caldwells, who live on East Waunst
Hill..' had not nut in an aooearanoe irfcea the
Suae reporter left tho ruins. The loss to Po
land nenry, owners 01 tne ouuaiog, wiu
reach beyond the figures of their insuransa m
the Sun Mutual, which is $3,000. j
Cincinnati, Doo. 18 t:10 1. X. 1
Gold Is weaker to-day. It opened in Wall
sti--ct at H4X and fell to H8x- It is worta
here 11 3 buying and 113, selling tor 001a,
and 114 for gold checks on New York.
Money is in good demand, but is soarce, aosl
rates aro firm at U to 10 par cent,
. New York Exchange is heavy at prevund
a notations. It is worth 1-0 dis. buying aa4
par selling. Sterling continues steady at 4W
sight and 4.S6 sixty-day bills, gold.
Government securities are weaker to-day
and generally Haii lower, we quote
81 Bonds.. 124
5-208, 'i (called) 118
5-iHJs, '64 (called) US
5-2US, '65 115X
5- '-tls. '60 (new) l&'K
6- 2us,'67.... 128
10-408, largo. 118
10-40S. small ISO
New 5s 117 H
The following ts the closing report of
United States Court.
Suit was brought in the U. S. Cironit Court
by Orlo M. Laraway et ah, of Minneapolis,
Minnesota, against the Dayton Insurance
Cotunanv. ot DavtonOhio.
Action for money; amount claimed, 1718 19,
with interest irom the luui day 01 jrebruary
. Tho aaseof the WAstArn Snrfnir Bad Com
Eany vs. David A. Scott et at. was dismissed
y Judge Emmons, at the complainant's eosts.
New Gun. "'' ''.
The CincinoaH Light Guards received by
Express this morning fifty beautiful Spring
field breech-loading rifles of the very latest
pattern. These guns are tho ilrst of the allotted
portion for tho militia companies of our city,
and oame direct from tho Government Arsenal
at Springfield, Massachusetts. Bolts, cartridge
boxes, bayonets and scabbards acoomDaniui
the guns, which are so light that a gun, with
all accoutrements, weiiths only ten nounris.
The boys with the shakos are ot course in ec
stasies over their good luck, aud are now
Lolling to shoot somebody. .
Meeting of Lady Teacher.
The Lady Teachers held their regular month
ly meeting this morning at the school-house on
Eighth street, near Mound, Hiss Lathropln
the Chair. Quite an Interesting programme
had been prepared by the special committee
and exeotitod with groat credit to themselves
uy ie isuies. Among tne more attractive
features was the essay ou "Theory and Prac
tice," by MLs BiaekwoodeliUs Daj Wa iter-
York Stock Market, as received oy Lea.trMS.
rett & Co., 28 West Third Street: .
S id. Offeredmfc 'BM
W. Tj. Telegraph 76 .... ....
Pacific liail SH
AdamsExpress ' .... llrilf
Wells, Fargo Ex...... .... 81
American . .... Sl
U. S 0)
N. . Central. . .. .... 10
Mo. Pacific. 11 .... ....
trie Vii .... ....
Harlem '. .... .... BS
C, C. A I. C., ...... .... .' '
Lake Shore Sljtf ....
Clov. Pitts fie
N. Western e ra. .... 88 . M
N. Wi stern pre d u
St. Paul. 0001 S'H
Su Taut, pret'd 65X
Oliio Mississippi.... 16X
Union Pacific 75
Haunibol A St, Jo?:t i
Michigan Central tax
Chicago A Alton
Atlantic A Pacino Tot. ....
Atlautie A Pacino..... ....
Monoy .... ....
Erie in London......... .... .... ....
Tne following jaies were roponed to-dai
in tho New York Stock market: -
W. Ii. Telegraph. i,
Pacific Mall ..., lb,!!
N. Y. Central ,
Mo. I'acif... w
C, C A L C iuf
Northwestern, preferred................. - a, et
St, Paul common.. .
St. Paul preferred ...
Ohio A Mississippi...
Hnnnibal A St. Joe..
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