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Northern tribune. [volume] (Cheboygan, Mich.) 1875-1885, September 25, 1884, Image 7

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The Champlain did not arrive nntll
Sunday night.
The Lawrence arrived from Chicago
Uonday afternoon.
The propeller Sto. Marie arrived
down Monday evening.
The Van Raalte leaves now Mondays
and Fridaya and returns Sundays and
The steambarge A. A. Turner and
. tow left Monday evening with lumber
for lower lake ports.
-The City of Mackinaw Monday
morning landed a large amount of
freight at McArthur's dock.
The schooner Windsor arrived at
Dnncan City Friday, loaded lumber and
sailed for Chicago Saturday.
The schooner Geo.' A. Marsh arrived
at Duncan City Sunday, loaded lumber
and cleared Tuesday for Chicago.
The barge R.N. Rice after discharge
her coal took on 650,000 feet of lumber
from Packard Brothers for Buffalo.
The Flora did not arrive np nntil
Friday afternoen. Being behind time
she did not call in on her down trip.
The small schooner W. F. Chappell
was in port Saturday with a cargo of
apples. She had some of her sails blown
The schooner Mary L. Higgle arriv
ed Sunday at Duncan City took on a
cargo of lumber and sailed Tuesday for
Captain Page, ot the propeller Joseph
L. Hard filled a wreck report In Chicago
RUtincr that the d amaze to his boat
amounted to only $5,CX.
The propeller Geo. L. Colwell was In
Sunday and coaled at W. & A. McAr
thur's dock. She was bound down with
her consorts all lumber laden.
The schooner Flying Cloud arrived
from Midland Wednesday morning, load
ed lumber from the Cheboygan Lumber
Co., and cleared to day for Chieago.
The Messenger arrived Tuesday
evening. Capt. Bonchard says they ex
perienced considerable weather during
the trip and had all the freight they
could pack In her.
The schr City of Chisago made the
ran from Chicago to Colliagwood in 2
days and 21 hours with a cargo of oats.
This is the fastest time on record be
tween these ports for a sailing vessel.
The schooner Alaska, formerly the
Acorn, sprung a leak and was run ashore
Wednesday nisht of last week at Scott's
point. She became a total loss goinj? to
nieces last Sunday, and her remains and
cargo of iron ore are scattered all along
the shore.
A regular meeting of the council of
the village of Cheboygan was held at
the council rooms, on Tuesday evening,
Rant. 16th. 1884.
Present. President Fro3t, Trustess
Blake, McArthur, Robinson, Haves and
On motion the reading of the minutes
were dispensed with.
From 0. E. Mulvaugh and John M.
Dowling, asking for the construction of"
i sidewalk on tne northerly side or pine
street, between Bailey and Benton
, Btraots. Referred to committee on
trAAta and sidewalks.
To the Honorable President and Board of Coun
. cllmen of the Village of Cheboygan, Mich.
n.vjTT vuw Ynvr netitioner. Otis B
D...n tnv him naif nnd associates, does
hereby petition yeur honorable body to
grant to mm, nis neir uu naoinuo, mo
7lfc anil nrtvilAOTA trt reCt fM WOrkS in
your city, and to open up the streets,
alleys and parks of the same, and to lay
and run mains, pipes, services and lines
K .11 nonal and ACABSlirT aCSOmDatt-
Willi mil uouui " - - -
iments, attachments, connections and
fixtures, in any ana an ui bw
.ii n,l norlra fnr tht DUrOOSS Of
furnishing light, heat and power; and to
operate, use, repair, remove, maintain
and extend me saia mtuus, yivoo,
o iinia with apnmnanimantS. at
..kmuta nBnit.inni una fixtures, ana
for the purposes aforesaid to make all
necessary excavawona auu Hm;uw auu
naMmnrv flrturAfi in any and all
of said streets, alleys and parks, provid
ed that in all coses where excavations
and trenches snau do maun uuu
ah ATftaTatlons or trench
es shall be forthwith refilled by the said
Benton, his heirs and assigns, so as to
:u- oVA.t l lav nr nark and nave-
MATH UO DklVCH, , - - - - ,
meat in as good condition as before such
"w . . i-.noA mart a
excavations or ".uc-.
' Granted.
m tTMiArohiA th Common Council.
Gentlemen : We, the undersigned,
..! i-, mu mmnAnv known
Is Hofe No. 2, with the
s the members mereoi, uy
and respectfully petition to be accepted
members of the fire Wtmnt j
Cfcsboygaa village, and to be known and
Prices Such as Have Never Before Been Made I
, Choicest Mos
All the New Styles in
Call and See
A Fine Selection of White
fcKThese ffootls cannot be excelled in quality and the Low Prices will surprise you.
Come and look and see
designated as said Hose Co. No. 2. Geo.
Mekerson. Ellsha Mckerson, hdwaru bt.
John, Seth Nicker6on, William McArdle,
M. is. unampion, dosepn reuenz, vtiu
Hess, John McLaughlin, Fred Rich, Mill
E. Shoemaker, Dick Connors, A. G. Lil-
field. Budd Conrad, Jidward VTitnrow.
At. n mootlnp' nf tha Hnnnl of Water
Commissioners, held Sept 16th, the fol
lowing accounts were audited and al
lowed and payment recommended:
Post & Van Arsdale. one iron strainer.. .$ 1 00
James Suileren, repairing brick work
pump house building 5 00
"Wotmore & Paddock, 8 yda oil cloth, .... 1 05
UEO. U. iLL,
J. N. Perry,
C. A. Gallagher,
Board Water Com'rs.
The following bills were presented and
Fred Fife, Justice fees, $ 10 00
W A McArthur. lnmhftr. 20S 00
w! C. Thompson, surveying, 1 9 00
J. 8. Douglass, assisting surveyor, o w
Knll vnrnr 2S 75
Street Commissioners pay rou jno. ii w
Minutes ef surrey for the extension of
Nelson Street were presented and on mo
tion were laid on the table.
Council then adjourned.
C. J. Hunt, Clerk.
Earthquakes In Michigan.
Tha anrthnnakfl Frldav last was the
third occurring in this region of which
there is any record, although judging
from the disturbed appoarance of the
rocks in the Lake Superior region and
the native mttallle metals gold, silver
and eopper there must nave Deen a
soms remote period a far peverer shake
than any of which ws have any knowl
edge. The first shock of which we have
any record occurred in lbiz ine.eeouu
in 1869, both of which were slight, and
as described in Roberts ,,Clty of the
straits" were in the effect much like
that of Friday last. A resident or mis
if m nf thA nnlnlnn that there was a
slight shosk on Wednesday or Thnrsday
evening preeeumg hub jubiuu, wucu
he says, a floor or nis nouse, wnicu is a
tch tood onen elorht or ten
inches, closed suddenly with a slam and
with such foree mat parucies or plaster
ing rattled down in the partition. He
went Into the adjoining room' and in-
3 airsd of the girl if she slammed to the
oor. She said she did not and was sot
tear it, bit thought he had done it.
nnth lnnVAil firnnnfl for a cause, but
found all doors and windows closed, so
It could not have oeen caused Dy wma,
and It was regarded as mysterious. De
troit Fret Press.
; Durable and
In All the Leading Styles.
what we have got.
JEjdusof Bros.
Michigan Visited by an Ea thquake.
Between 2:15 and 3 o'clock Friday after
noon several towns in Michigan, Ohio,
and Indiana were shaken by an earth
quake of a few seconds duration, the os
cillations being more perceptible in the
upper stories of structures. Tableware
was dashed to the floor, furniture dis
turbed, and windows wrecked, alarming
the inmates, who, in many instances,
fled tfanic-stricken to the streets. At
Detroit the quake was severely felt and
the river rose some Inches. The Metho
dist Confernance and Ladies' Missionary
Society In session at Definance, Ohiov,
hastily quitted the building which they
occupied; and the disturbance almost
caused a panie at a reunion In Ottawa,
Ohio, Children in the schools at Indian
apolis became alarmed, and occupants
of railroad depots in the sections visited
imagined that a locomotive had collided
with the buildings. A rumbling sound
was heard in some places, resembling a
distant explosion. Tremors were also
felt in portions of Canada, Kentucky,
and West Virginia, and were so severe
In the suburbs of Cincinnati as to terriiy
the Children in the schools. A shock
was felt by printers In a newspaper
office at Dubuque at 2:05 o'clock in the
"Every Man Ills Own Saloon Keeper."
Hon. Robert White of East Tawas, who
was a delegate to the Democratic con
vention in this city, was interviewed by
the Tribune reporter relative to the mor
al effect of prohibition at Tawas. The
village authorities have made it a
prohibition town. There is not a public
saloon in the place although several at
tempts have been made to establish one.
Said Mr. White: "You may not believe
it, but that prohibition is one of the
worst thidgs that could have happened
to our place. It has made every man his
wn saloon keeper. Tnat is to say,those
wh are inclined to drlak, carry the
liquor in bottles la their pocket. But
it's a regular bonanza for the shore
boats. Their bars sells an immease
amount of liqsor between the two vil
lages." Bay City Tribune.
t .- i
t. a wn TTKrn vpT.ACHLAN At the parson
age in Mackinaw City on the 18th Inst., by
KeV. A. Marsn, Mr.1 iiemy jjarrencc, ui
Cheboygan, and Miss Maggie McLaohlan, of
LITTLE DAWSON On the evening of Sept.
231884, by Rev. Willis O. Clark at his home
on Mackinaw strest, Mr. Win. O. Llttlo to
Miss Emily May Dawsoa, both of Duncan
Artistic Clothinff
Also a
and Fancy Colored Shirts !v
lew Goods!
New Dry Goods.
New Clothing.
New Boots and Shoes.
New Hats and Gaps.
New Wall Paper.
New Crockery and Glassware.
Complete stock in every department.
Call and examine our goods and
and get prices.
Full Line of
For Men and Boys.

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