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lHESPlRlf'lDE3I0CRACY atiixj, December 31, 1878. t t Local Editor. ,V4. ,f!tKK wl .f. RctT; Advertisements. SherifTa Saie. .j"""- T ' , .. W Reap Sheriff ,$,; V WkRd. Delinquent .Jiiat, Auditor Hoefflkb ShrHri;;, ;; Accounts, 1- was. K Morris. Attachment, . C.JS. Miller - SB'd'bts. Gold arpar. .; i i -Stestfinji isitlVritt no q 1!T. ' R I , Delinquent Tax List this week. nTht paei is dated en the last day of 1878. tit.'; v The Iii8tltote,yttaa-decldcd.-auccee8 In every particular. The docketYor the text term of court i , Agricultural Society election ,on,-Sat A Happy ' and Prosperous' TSeyt Tear to everybody. the Christian Church 4n Grraysvilte. !'V M "511 eek prayer fcpgins on f.we vet Monday t; January. p":wi '.' 'i'lEilBiME . BtaW oashlngjoni tq'w'q .SQip agedQ? tears, died tenudaya since. 't: 8.' tJi'CosRpTK,rtprineriy Snperinteii . ; 'jdeni OttFaohoosr waa in town, last Tamorrow, the 1st inst, U Ihe Jegal limit beyond which it is unlawful to kill iii? J OHNjRET9MEsq A jgwitrerland 'township, died of typhoid fevec on the :23d inat: , a d A i T a s K a . y If you invest and-are swindled, don't compiainl . 'tn vi n r C ( Diphtheria and ptvenmomafever- pre (,U to an alarming extent iaSwltzerland township. 7 r-iitn Tobacco is going off slowly-.4n t ' bounty at prieet ranglir froetf 1 1 60 to 9 vu per nunurea. - "fisafrroKTHURMA!! w-themsn for 1879. . With bis name at the head of the ticket success U assured . nm Datiw Eddt, aged abot 19 years, son ofJogs EDOTrpf this township, Center, .fP-ftt'iyP"'0 fever onfl 30t,b ult The subjeet'-of COH'nty Saperintend nts forjcommonj'8ch9'3 waSj., discussed at the Institute on Friday evening last. g Tj.nwto;aon fi .yAji for a full set of the Congressional Re , eord, second aession gLthe Forty-Fifth - Congress. f YThaoksrtVOBQBaA;CTj fisq(. Jof Adams township, for a New Tear's gift of a fine large turkey and a roll of eplen- didrbutter.i hrrft tit (si .lOnislSM v rror. Marshall's Elocutionary En- tertainment0a..Wednesdayiand Tbars day evenings of last week were tip-top IS feVery" respetp -X 1 : O.ver AO tracts; weixt-taken out oP the Tax Cist ifteV piions'liid been set up. Any now fa, tbat save been paijl,4 il Jhe aten; ea$Bfore;-ar Hexl iisue.a a n 1 u j I Tl a 1 There will be a meeting of the Monroe ceaajrya&aona GtfioeneT!fe BeecVove jSctfop" hpjgslf )nj( Js'tiing i ton township atrday,1 January.1! Utti, 1879, atlodoek'!A'. .tf""T ! The Ohio vex is f ween tight and sol-, id. Spirit subsefiberB' iSrtng at towns on the river must Jiaye .patieu,oe.rWe. at Lbs jeaniest possible moment. c . i Road Tax Reeeints. '. Notioe ia-hereby gtvn-to Towns Wp Clerks and Trustees that they can ob tain Road .Tax Receipts . at Thb- Setoff i .office at 24 cents perhundred. ! 10 1 y 1 , r, 7 ;vr;, 1 y- jrjrWnyfaltHhat fouf-fiftlis idf tbe teachers 'present arjnstjtutes in.. tW CQBBtjt sit aUUftnd, never .propoaad ,qt answer questioasi'or evert inake'a'ugges tions? . x at . t t lylf you want the news of Monroe County,t,nflgneraj4e,wio la?ottance. late market reports, subscribe for The Spistf ( Terjis. Onayeacl i50i six months 75 cents. Office. North of The Monroe Ban-"I XaTA Btfrnbar of tberbest teachers in this county are of, heopiniQQ thsjt the eaoK efmittionJ instead oni jday, the rellntwder? Wenvitefcom'taonr caUons9m..teachera, pq this, jsttbject. " .SAtjClaringtop, pitbe z3d-4ast,a teaof beldngfcgtdrHtNirr oettbr ran away and plunged over the bank, at the Driilge nearlhe' qput ot .Sujjflab i ereek, . . j- . a r . r r . t i m aisiance 01 za leei. vine 01 inenorses was killed,-and the' other was taken out badly injured. ;3' i ' lya gooor aaveruseraent in a news papepavB nojartf oij raflroa4s;';co8t8 fahliKW? i .Si"80 boxes of cigars to. customers or merino dresses to" ttintoeray wives' drinks no wWsky under bead of traveling. 1 expen eesb,ugoej8aj;oncej an(j all the time nuoui us uusineHs iree 01 expense.-14 Mi-v Ai ioe evening Bession 01 me in titate, held owthe 27tirtnst7"there'was 81 SDirited contest over the nneatinn. whn shall the next-session be held? The first notion was to bold it the first week in January, 1880, which was defeated bv '37ijaft WW) The iocpnd! tnotioW was to hold it the last week in Septem ber 1879, which was carried by 43 ayes - - -- - . 1 ' 5 20 navs. wa,. lrPuruhasera oi'v delinquent lands wjUIhrealtedln'kn that, $ law enacted by the Legislature Jatt winter ckansjtbe proyisipna f(jr '. penalties faikd and lots sold at delinquent tax sale wa entitled to a penalty of 28 per tent orthe" first vesr and 60 per cent, for the second, jest; '. Udder the new law only H percent car be collected' for; the- first year Id 2S5T hefVent fo the lecond year- ITEMS. . i ft k V ah attempt was recently made to assas sinate the iSmperor of -Austria- w . ThESeIs isjso longer anV doiibt Ibottt iub vumpiew recovery o. M9yetfldr. Hampton. (Jit hundred thousand men are invol ved in the impend ing colliery strike in Yorkshire and DerhvshireuEpgjand., ',i Cftistra Ttroius, convicted of bur glary, escapedfrom 'the' anesville Jail, Christmas night, by a rope made 'of bed sheet. .- r Arms are being generally, distributed throughout Eastern Rdumeiia, to be used in resisting the execution of -the: treaty or Berlin. , yAke8sknqeBi of -the: Importers and w -a . iraaerecanK, new lor, lost a pocket book containing t200,0001n funds of the : SluHbM, Dec. 27. TAkoob Khan. nh 9 the Ameer of.Afghanisfan has come iatf:-Je11alabaa:w This is regarded'as equivalent to submission ttflhe British! The Athens Mmengtr feefs sad about. this time in the year; -c jCharlet .Gros- tenor s man for U. S. Marshal in the Sopthern District of pb,io has been er pointed by Hates: "'.'. , . EroR gold, fell to par orders at the Treasury Department for standard silver dollars average abont 010,000 daily. -On thtr 26th1 inst' order's for ' $30;p00 were 'received in one mail v 3. . V M The Democrats have published a list or. members pf the next. House, which gives them a majority of from six to ten, excluding both Nationals and mem bers to be elected in California. ' On yodbg friend? James EWat," LEsq , has Wen anointed Trustee of the Beverly College in place of E Lindner. Mr. Wat wiH fill the bill in every par- ticuiar.--ifarietta TitnesY25tk Jktat. . . , lire proposition to remove the county seat to Bellaire dpesn'tappear to, excite any entnusiasm. Uut little interest ap pears vto be manifested even by those fc'v-'.L. j It. V' i nuu aic uiicuiiy imeresieu in us remo- The Assistant Treasuries 6f tbelUni ted States have been instructed td 'make no. distinction between .coin and Jeeal tinderi after be"l t of januarv. iciU!ks forthe payment of, interest on; the- foqr per cent, loan, due that day, are.) being prepared. The President says he is giving no at tention to the collection of official re ports ehowiag intimidation, and fraud in me recent elect ona in the -south. tatesXorlh e use of Teller's commit tee, as he had learned that the committee had formally refused-)- catl'upbV him for such information. f tft s said 14 New York that withia the past week the Northern Pacific Railroad haa,eaclude( -eontract for -one hun dred miles west of Bismarck to be graded, tied and. put down with steel taH Xoi 19,000 mile whitJh'rs said to be the cheapest piece of steel road ever contracted for in 'this country Archbishop PtjacELL' has made a statement of his financial affiirs, in which he says ai.to meer neces jary,, extendi turea beSras ctSmpefted to.hofrow. eon- siaerabie sums and is now heavily in debt. If the Pope will not relieve him irom tne dunes of the orH je. he trusts tb(lergy andlaiWfWUl pay aHlhe debt. XaTThe following members of the Teachers' Institute were elected its offi- cerfprttben8ning yeari; on the ith inst. : Prau7DAViD,M6VArMr' f Vice PrmiJenti-Jiiiti TISgert, u rf lf , Agnes Smith. Secretary S A. Atkinson. Ex i.-S CHooLqaAFT, .1- A. J. Pfarsow. : arPraaiding Elder Carr of the. M. E CburGhannbooces tbs folio wingquar teriyOTeeUnga:, a t. j. v;(, Barnesville and Barne3ville Circuit, December.M- BelUiriiJani 5 if Center- ville and Powhatan. January 12; Arm strong's Jan 19: Beallsville and Wil li'msliurg, Jan "26 ; Somerton", " Feb. 2 ; Waslntigton' aha . winlcheat'fer, Feb. 9 ; St. Clairsville and Morristown, Feb 16; Quaker Citf, Feb"- 23 f Wnodsfieid' arid Antirch,farth ' 2 ; - Hehflryshurg'1 "and Firviewv March 9 ; Clarihgton and Han- D!r ' A iMARBitoc-T-On D.ecembep 12ib, by J. T. CcLfKSHOPsEEsq'r of j3reeh-! town- ship Miss. Martha Jintu(jrn' to ;lr. Locis G... Sapfle i - '' .'. .' t .- ;;dT)ecem!&eK221jMby S. A.Atkinson, Esq rof Adams township, Mi Rose M. Hinthor'n to Mr. Jonw Ll HekthobmI On the sanw da, by W. S HardIsttI Esq , of Malsga township. Miss Vijlda Brcce to Mr.- CBABtEs Labor ' ' ' On the same day by Rev. M Moses, Miss Ella M. Pabxer to Mr. Otto Rott- MEIERE. J .... : "Ap On Novemberv24 h, by S. C Kellt, fesq of ,$'ummit townshiix, Miss E.- 3, Carpenter to Mr. A J. Kins. ; ,ri On i)pcembe,r.24th,' 'by, Rev. H. &TEWART, Mrs. Henrietta "-ptenzel ; to Mr LiMarJ. MAttir.- r;'.; .T':'. ,1 , On the 5tb day of Dec. 1878, by Jno W. Strickling," Esq ; of Wayne -town", ship, Mies Nakct C. Conner to Mr Joseph M.' Johnson. ,; -' ; . . ' ' '. ; : " ; arWiite down ha your note hooke, teachers, tbat home talent in our County Institute far surpasses the foreign pro duction. With such ; teachers as " Prof D VMcVai,' of .Bjallsville, ' IVof. Cope, of Woodjfield, Prof's DoTTENPiELd and Marshall, of Aotioch and Brownsville, Profs HahiWott.! ToOEHf and Green- bank, of Sumtait townsb?pi .and others too numerous to mention1, there Is no ne cessity for going abroad to procure, in strnctors .... ... -. " If Senator . Wade Hampton lives to lake his seat South Carolina will be rep resented by tw men witlr wwd n legs. Senator Bu' ler lost offe '. ojf tirfjess in" a cavalry charge at Bran iy Station at tbe. time bis regiment ((be Second South Carolina) stampeded. , , - t- ' " Children's' Jubilees ThpM.'E Sunda School had" a de lightful entertainment on Christmas jllght. i Long before the, opening many jrsoniweriseen wending the)r way to tnchurcb and by half pastseven the house was full, rT"he exercises began by thereading of the story of the birtir'of Qhrjst by.Superintendent E W., Arm btroko, after which the Pastor, Rev; W. H. Rider, led In prayef . " Follo wing this came a. horn Quartette. v Thank3i?ivin!r Anthem," by Messrs. F. Reef, T. O. Castle, Chas. W. Hoefpler and Wit W ADDELL,orga n accompaniment by Mrs. MC'West; A Christmas essay was tjhen. read by Miss Lena Mocnet, which was followed bv an anthem, "Comfort ye my People .by4 MiW Beix' Sinclair, Mrs. Sallik Keepers, Messrs. W. Wad dell and Tv O Castle Then followed a dialogue by Mrs West's infant cla98 after which ; fonrfof the' class, Kattie Koontz, Jis8ie LiTTLE, MoLLiE 'Hunter aridTEMPis 8rNOLAiR sang 'Christmas Bells" most beautifully. Such talent as this effort,' evinced deserves the most careful and generous culture. Tben fol lowed presentation of prizes to this clas9 for recitation of verses and attendance. Those receiving priies were.lGEoJ Ned hart, Mollie Hdnter, Laora Johnston and Tempie Sinclair, first prizes for at tendance; Lucr Lynch, Mart Koehler, Mart Doberty, Emma Mates, Christian Waqonheim, second, prizes for 'attend ance ) Laura Johnston,. first prisa, reci tation of verses; Alice and Ella Cas 8iL,'seco'nd prize, recitation of verses Then an anthem "Exalt Him" was sung by Mrs. Abbie Castle, Miss Eloise Williams, Messrs. W. Waddell, T. O Castle and J. W'Hawkins, . iMraJcD- KiNs'class sang. .'Pull accompanied by F. for itha. Shore," Reef on Cornet, Mrs.' West, organist. The dialogue by M,iss Agnes Smtth's class of little girls wis'very.gob'd. Xwb ltotleVlrls oY Mrs.' Alexander s infant class, Alta Morris and KatieJ NkcHAMsang "Ring the bells of Heaven" in bird like tones, the class joining in the choroSj' after ; which a prize for attendance was presented to Lena SarrHj' After these' exercises were "oyer,,the techersand some of the older scholars distributed among the children ?nd teethe addiente cakes, candies.' and oYabges. "About nine oclock the pleas ant gathering dispersed, and i every .one went away happier and better, for the hour thus spent the little ones) that they had pot .been forgotten, .the . older ones, that they bad been so pleasantly re minded of the timet Vwhea tfiey were young; God speed worthy tii able irastor. bod strengthen the church. and God bless the Superintendent, the fcfecbers and friends whoso hearts con ceived and f whose brains planned and hjiod! completed this hsppy and praise worthy entertainment for God's little OBITUARY. Died Of Diphtheria DecemMr 17th. 1878, after an illness of four days. An nie BEittvoldist daughter -of David A, and Mart M. Hotvell, aged 5 years, 6 month and 16 days. She was a lovely little eirl. filling her home with much joy and happiness; but mere is a void never to be. filled, one that reaehea beyond the parental roof, a vacant chair, one who is missed: around the family heart b stone. Alas, she has answered to the call of her Savior, "auf fei little children to; come unto me, . and forbid them not, for of Buch is the king dom, of heaven "' . Dearest Annie, how we mi89 thee, Misa thy little prattling tongueJf ? Misa thee when" the morning-cometh 4 And the evening shades gpne , Deareet Annie.nhou wast lovelr. Gentle as the summer breeze, Pleasant a the air of evenfnori' uen ii noais among tne trees. Peaceful be thy silent elutnber,- r j -Peaceful in the grve s6 lowt Id ( Thou no more wilt join our number, Thou no snore Our aongs.stialt know.n Dearest Annie, thou hast Jcft.ns, . , Hdre thy loss we fleenU feel. X I 1 But.'tis God that hath bereft us, , He tad all our sorrow heat."'" ' Yet again we hope to meet thee When the days of life is fled . rt . . Then in heaven with jov to greet thee Where no i farewell tear is shed. .7 '; l.U 1' 3 L. W. ,'. Tex Books. A committee consisting of Profs W. P.jCoPE, JobGrebnbank and fi W Hamilton, reported 'the". follo wing' to the Institute on the 2ftti inst , which, after disohssio'ii, were adbpted : ' " f ' '' -WHEREASr- .The -teacher of Monroe county "are dissatisfied "with the multi plicity of the text books' in use in the schools, of the county, and belieyfng that such fact is very detrimental to tbe true interests of the schools,' and " '"'' '.Whereas, We believe that it would be to the best interests of the public schools, not only of Monroe. bounty, butfalsb'of the entire State, that a uniform series of text books be adopted by our State Leg islature, for the use ' of said common schools,''1''' " .'-if '"- --'; ' 'Retolved, ' Thatwe the teachers of Monroe county, assembled in our An nual Institute, respectfully request our representative o present to tbe Legisla ture, at its'coming aessipnv a bill calcu lated to bring about these .desired results. nesoivea, 1 nai we oeireve it 10 be the duty of the Legislature to; take such steps towards the controlling of the price of the text books used in the com mon schools, that they shall be furnish ed at the actual cost to the State. How Stonewall Jackson Was Kill " ' ' fGeneral Jubal Early. ' ' ' l( Instead of riding to the front to recon noiter the enemy, and then imprudently gauoping nacn lowara ins own line. Gen eral Jackson was slowly, riding to the iroiit, while making every effort to hur ry irwara lus troops, when he was fired on by a porlion'of'his 'own men on the right ( otbj of the road and obliquely to ; the rear, anr then the, horses of the party that were not shot down wheeled to the left, and he galloned into the ods the left to escape the fire, when be was tired upotf ry another party troops on the north sidtfof the road. It was hy ihislast fire that General Jackson was Wounded. ; T- ' Suleiman Pasha, whose alleged con duct of the Tutkish armis during the late war, was due to D .rtfid Pasha's or ders ; oas beh pardoned Calais iifeMs. C L. K. reports promptly this week with some fresh items from Seneca town ship, under date of the 25th inst : The protracted meeting at the M. E. Church, whicliommenced last Saturday, was postponed on Sunday night, for one week, on account of the Pastor, Rev. Stuart, nof being able to attend this week.' ' Rev. Saotjel Warner, a Baptist min ister of Tyler county, W. Va ,' formerly of Seneca township, this county, will preach to-morrow night iu the M. E Church o.f this place.. , ., . . 3 , The teachers and citizens of this place and neighborhood organized, 'some time ago, a Literary Society, with Well N. Cleveland, President ; G. O Dodohertt Secretary, and J. W. Bcckinqh ah, Treas urer This society meets every Wed nesday night and is well attended by both old and young. The health ''of this neighborhood is good with a few exceptions. Mrs. Nanct Gallaoher, who has been very sick with a Tumor, i8 not expected to live long. Mrs. Jacob1 Stephen, who has been very sick with inflamatary rheuma tism, krgetting better. Mr. James Dailt, one of our oldest citizens, has also been on the Bick list for some time, but is re ported better. -; Our merchants are still buying tobac oo, but atess prices than heretofore. The best crops (new land and fancy pol qrs) are now bought at from $3 to 64. Mr. Joseph Hodoe bss so far received about 50,000 pounds.'. ' j " Oiir Jown is improving in the way of good, aidewalks and repairing of dwelling houses. - - The Thermometer stood Dec 24th and 25th. at 2 .( below Zstor Slelghing'.is not very good on account of the . roads being badly cut up and rough. Resolutions Adopted by the Monroe County Teachers' Association. The following . preamble and resolu tions were presented to the Institute, and adopted on the 27th Inst : : Whereas,' We, the teachers of Monroe county, who hare been in attendance at our Annual Institute for the week end ing December 28th, 1878," have derived much pleasure and benefit from attend ing the same, therefore be it resolved : ' 1st. That the plan of. having the in struction given entirely by teachers who are members of the association, ha9 been a decided success 2d. That we request the Executive Committee o continue the plan, which has been so "successfully begun during our present Institute. . .. . , . 3d.' That the thanks of tho Institute be extended to those persons who have voluntarily given instruction during the session. 4th That the thanks of the Institute be extended to the Executive Commit tee lor tbe able manner in which they nave carried out the duties assigned mem. , . . , . f . .. . . 5th. That it be the duty of every teach cr to no all in bis oower towards the speedy introduction of the metric system of weights and measures as the only legal oKieui in me unuea oiates. 6th. That these resolutions be publish- ea in doiii county papers. Jas-H Hamilton . .4 McVkt, k 4 ,y Committee. W P Copjc Individual liability has not proven to, be very satisfactory to bank stockhol ders'. Ah application of the principle to offjqe;holders would perhaps he equal ly salfsfactory in many cases ; but one court in New lork seems disposed to enforce it. Judge Barnard, of.Pough keepsie, -has .decided tbat to wnshio offi cers who' have charge of roads are per sonally liable for damages arising " from their neglect of duty. If the DrinciDle of this decision should be applied to all municipal officers, whatliyelv sauirminir v. ' ja ao i (', XV'It is tbesublimest cheek to-talk of 'reconciliatiori Between Senator Conk ling and the President on any other basis tbH that of thfe' tsomplete surrender of the latter." Snchs'the lananaW nsfirl by the Utica Rephblican.'lilr. Conklins's home organ, in referring to the latter'e posuioa on the Custom House appoint mepts,of. the Resident. ; This plaioly points to the fact that Mr. Conkling has got bis war paint on, and will not lie ap peased byanything short of the Admin istration asking what is tbe pleasure of his higUnees.-JVr.' World. L .?,DOCTOBS GAVE1HMTJP. "Is it possible that Mr. Godfrey is up and at work, aadouied by ao simple a remedy?"' . :'498ure yo it is true that he is en tirelyicured, and with nothing but 'Hop Bitters, and only ten days ago his doc tors gave him up and said be must die I." "-Well-a-day! If that is so, I will go this minute and get some for my poor George. I know hops are good." . .,- Tuc Walking Match. ". New Yorx,' December 27. At noon to-day, O'Leary and Carapana rested. Theecore at that hour stood. O'Learv. 'II !.J tu. 1 315 railes;Campa.na, 290 miles. Nev Xork December 27 At midnight u Aweary was over Z4 miles ahead of Cam pana. O'Leary is walking well, while Campana is completely broken down. Going to Visit the Old Man. Washington. December 26. Tbe Sec retary of War bas given one year's leave to Colonel F.ed. Grant, of ' Sheridan's Stan, and he will sail at once . for Paris, where he will join his father, ex-Presi dent Urant, and accompany him on his tour In India on the United States mau-nf-man Richmond. The steamer is "now inNew lorkr but will sail 'for Europe wiiDin me next lew davs. . . ; Capture of Chief Moses. San Frakcisco, December 26 A Portland, Oreeon. dispatch says: Yaki ma, December 22, via., Portland Moses, with ten of his principal men, have been taken. Moses and three of his men are now here ' in confinement. . Scattering bands are now hastening to the reserva tions; they say for protection. Not a gun has been fired. . . , ,.. General Milesl bas views on tbe Indi an question, and writes to Senator Saun ders, Chairman of the j tint committee to consider the proposition to trnnster from tbe Indian bureau to the War Depart ment, dividing the question. He recom mends that the armed and warlike noma die tribe be placid under tbe custody of ttbe War Di'artmant, and that Uip army he used to protect the peaceable Indians on reservations from the incursions of whie Weft and to seethattbeir treaties are faith fully carried out, . BUSWBSS NOTICES. i"Coffee, Sugar and Tea, of the best quality, for sle nt , ir ?J POPE & CASTLE'S. . jCirBeautiful Vases, Toilet Sets. Mus tache Cups, Lamps with shade and chim ney comhined at . JUDKINSV . iPyAarffe and well assorted stock of Lamps, Lanterns, Glass Oil Cans, and Shade Lamp Chimneys at ' " POPE & CASTLE'S. J?"Nice lot of Gilt Books, such as Poems, Novels, Hvmn Books, Toy Bonks, Autograph and Fhotnorriph Al liums just received at JUDKINS'. XToilet articles, perl'uraeries.hooks, fancv stationery -and many other articles lor Holiday presents at , POPE 4 CASTLE'S. jtSrLargsst stock of watches, clocks, jewelry and silverware FRITZ REEF'S, which can he bought at prices to suit the times. Call and fxmine goods and prices, whether you buy or not ;ity.Larije assortment of Toilet Soaps, Perfumery, Cloth and Hair Brushes, new style Box Paper and Envelopes, at pri ces to suit bard times. J. T. JUDKINS. jtirFor Holiday presents go to Fritz Reef's, and see his fine display of watch es, clocks, jewelry and silverware. He will sliowjqu all goods with pleasure,' and sell yon anything in his line at pri ces to 8iji the, times. : jgrAt'POPE & CASTLE'S Drug Store can' be found many books and fancy toilet articles for Holiday Presents, a full stock Of Drugs, Patent Medicines, Tobacco, Cigars, &c , which will be sold at hard times prices. , ' CHRISTMAS PRESENTS. Goto MORRIS & ARMSTRONG'S for Silk Handkerchiefs, Ties, Pocket Books, Nubies, Hosiery, Gloves, Skirts, Shues, Clothing, Dress Goods, and fancy articles generally. All will be 60ld at the lowest cash prices. , ... REIN II ERR, At the City Bakery, has just received a large stock of Holiday Goods. Dressed Dolls. Doll Heads, small Tubs and Buck ets, Violins, Cups and Saucers, Horns, Candies, fine and common, Nuts, Figs, Dates and other toy., and confectionery articles. Call and see them. -SCHUMACHER has just receiv fd a fresh lot ot Candies, Nuts, Figs, Raisins, Prunes, Dried Sugar Corn, Pearl Barley fcc. all of which are offered low for cash. : e u ri44 ' "Caskets and Coffins kept on hand and made to order by LEWIS STOEHR, Woodsfield, Ohio. r.37tf. jt"Pot Flowers of all hinds for Bale at Mrs. WAT'S ' ' " ' yFruit Trees, v Grape Vines, 1 - " Evergreens, "" ' An& Shrubbery of all kinds for saleby Mrs. M. A. WAY, Woodsfield, Ohio. Orders from a distance ...will receive prompt attention. :r; it'j R - E'-' I ,. N- H E : R . R E Keeps Bread,.? Cakes, Chow Chow, E I Pickles, Nuts, Candies,Tobacco,Ci I N gars.Canned Fruits, Jellies, Cheese, N H Sardines, Mustard fe other articles H E kept in a first class Confectionery. E R Motto : Quick sales & small profits. R R ,.E 1 N II E R R Treatment ot Small-Pox in the Ol- '' ieu Times. 't' s , A curious old custom still lingers,' in 'some of tbe more secluded parts of the country of placing a patient suffering from small pox in a bed with rrd nan gings of tbis custom, and bow long it has been in vogue. , The tradition that red is good for smallpox ia at least five centuries andja half old.Jor we read tbat Jobn.one of the sons of EJwaid li,.: was treated for tbe disease by being put into a bed sur rounded by red hangings, covered with red blankets ajjdJi red counterpane, his thrbnt being gargled a ith red Mulberry wine, and the red jtiice of pomegran ates being given, him to suck, 'This was the boasted prescription of John of Gad deaden, who took no small credit to him self for bringing bis royal patient safely through tbe disease, ' ' VT " The Mississippi Closed! :' .St; - Locis, December 24. The ice gorge at Carondalet last evening held last and at 11 0 clock this morning came to a stand still in the harbor here. ' The river Is now probably closed from St. Paul to Cairo. To-day! was' the coldest of the season, the mercury marking six degress below zero at eight o'clock Ibis morning; . -y Kentucky. Out laws. v, i LoutsviLXE, December 29. The Cour ter Journal special, to-nigbt, , from Gsrao?Taylor, jn Breathitt county, dated the 23rd, says Judge Randall has opened court j .Three nf the Litells were arres ted, also Alfred Gambrill.1 whose imprion mentis designed to quiet things. ;: The arrests were made by tbe State guards. . : .. . r ' ' . 1 "' . 00Tenessee Monshlncrs. NisfiviLLR, December 26 The latest report Irom the revenue raiders in Tren rfc8:Oountv is to the effect that forty-six illicit distillers have been arrested and bound over to tbe United Stated Circuit Cotlrt, and fourteen illicit stills, valued at 55,000, destroyed. ... Economic Aspect. The economic aspect is a strong point in lavor of Dr. Price s Special Flavor ing Extracts, Vamilla, Orange. Rose, Almond, Lemon, etc. They are , three times the strength of the ordinary ex tracts ; the bottles bold nearly - twice as much as those sold for the same size. The London Times says a new ap paratus for autographic telegraphy, or a process transmitting messages in the actual hand writing of the sender,has been invented, and exuibited at the General Post-office, where it has been submitted to tbe authorities for trial. It is the in vention ot M. D, Arlicourt, of Paris. - The Adaebank failure at Cincinnati is described by the city papers as extremely sad in its effects, and bears heavily on tbe many poor of that city who had deposi ted in this bank all they had in this world. A vast crowd thronged the Bide wlk in front of the bsnk all Thursday, c rdi'osed of wotmn. b vs, men old and young, well, and infirm, all of 'whom wereiflo8t intensely tPxeited and. mour ning at their loss, though still hoping for some comfort when nil the ' facta should be made known. How much will he naid - xi th ,hilt bad nns br a. ivelopedw - . The Supreme Court i. f Justice, nf Spain, baa finally condemned to death Monclsi; wlio attempted to assassinate tbe King; . " :,; i Buffalo Bill ,has made, it is reported, about 8133,000 on the stage,-most oi which he hflsJnvi sted in cattle, having in 1 all 6.300 hwrt.'. '. ' - DR. C. McL ANE'S t" ' 1 '-' Celebrated American VVOfiM SPECIFIC OR SYMPTOMS OF WORMS. rpHE countenance is pale and leaden---' cdlored, .Huh occasional flushes, or a circumscribed sot on one or both cheeks; the byes become dull ; the pu pils dilate; an azure semicircle runs along tbe lower eye-lid; the nose is ir ritated, swells, and sometimes bleeds; a swelling of the upjxir lip; occasional headache, with humming or throbbing of the ears; an unusual secretion of saliva; slimy or furred tongue; breath very foul, particularly in the morning) appetite variable, sometimes voracious, with a knawing sensation of the stom ach, at others, entirely gone; fleeting pains ih ahe stomach; occasional nausea and vomiting; violent pains throughout the abdomen; bowels ir regular, at times costive; stools slimy; not unfrequently tinged with blood; ')clly swollen and hard; urine turbid; respiration occasionally difficult, and accompanied by hiccough; cough sometimes dryland convulsive;' uneasy and disturbed' sleep,' with grinding oT the tteth: temper Variable, but gener ally irritable &c. . ' . , . . Whenever ,the abdve symptoms are fblihd to exist, DR; CMcLANE'S VERMIFUGE will certainly effect a cure. IT DOES NOT CONTAIN MERCURY - in any form; it if an innocent prepara tion, not capable ' of doing the slighted injury to the most tender infant. The genuine Dr. McLane's Ver mifuge bears the signatures of C. Mc Lane and Fleming Bros. . on the wrapper.1 , - DR. C. HcLANE'S LIVER PILLS are not recommended a' a remedy Tor all the ills that flesh U heir to," but in affections of the liver, and in all Bilious Complaints, Dyspepsia and Sick Headache, or diseases of that character, they stand without a rival. AGUE AND F EVER. No better cathartic can be used preparatory to, or after taking Quinine. ' As a simple purgative they are unequaled. BEWARE or iftlTATlOKfi. "" The genuine are never sugar coated. Each box hns a red wax seal on the lid witk the impression Da. McLaxe's Liter Fills. . Each wrapper bears the signaluro of 6. McLXne and Flemish Mws. ' 5 ' Insist upon having the genuine pi. C. ifc Lane's Liver Pills, prepared by Fleming Bros., of Pittsburgh, Pa., the market being full of imitations of the name McLauc, "spoiled differently but sartfe pronunciation.. , COMMERCIAL. Woodsfield Produce llarket. COBBBCTID WBBKLT BT P. 8CBpWaSb. B. Monday, December bO, i878. Flour, 'per barrel .....84 755 00 Flour, per hundred ....... 2 60 Wheat,' per bushel - 7580 Corn, Corn meal Barley, . Beans Flax seed, Oats, Onions, Potatoes, 3540 11 11 11 ii' 11 11 65 75al 00 1 25 'v25 50 ........6070 Butttf, per pohnd .6 Beeswax, Beef,, ;;; Bacon, Lard, ZD 6a'8 ' I." II ;6a 8 6 a8 Calf skinsr " Candles, " Fish, - " Feathers,'" " 10 15 ,.r.... saiu Sags,',. Sugar.. . II II 1 ,.ii...l6al2 Sugar,maple " Tallow, ." Tea, ; : .,-... id vla ; 'j-; 8 50al 00 ...36a48 Apples, dried Aptfles, creen..... 30 Peaches; dried,.- i'U...'M..'"i. - 3 Cofiee, green..'..u...'............,..18a20 Cofiee, browned............ ... ,20a25 coai , : 10 Eggs, pet dozen . :........ . ' 15 Hay, per ton..... ....8 OOalO 00 Hides, green, per pound.:......;... .-1 5 Molasses, Orleans, per gallon ......1..65 Sorghutn molasses, by thebarrel......33 Syrup, per gallon.......... 75 Salt, per barrel.... ....2 00 Soop, country - 5 Wood, per cord... 3 00 ' ','.? onineld Ktof-jiinarket. : December 30 Cattle 2a3 per pound ; Sheep 3a4o per pound. Hogs 2a2c per pound gross. CATTLE MARKETS. Cincinnati Dec 27. Hogs Quiet and unchanged ; common 2.15 2 45c: light " 2 502 65c; packing 2 602 7ic; t.oicliers' 2 752 80. . -? v. , m 1 1' ' -- ' ; St. Louis Dec. : 27. Hogs Steady; light shipping 2 25 2 50c; packing 2 50(5)2 75c; butchers to fancy 2 6502 75. "' : .. ' -? Chicago Dec 27,-Hog8, Market dull and lower ; choice heave 2 702 80 ; light 2 00(32 Goo: mixed 2 40(3(2 65c. Cattle Market steady on choice ship ping at 4 505 25c; medium grades dull and easy 3 504 00c: stockers in good demand at 2 402( 90o ; butchers ' slow; Texans 2 60c. ' Sheep Maiket stronger at 2 50(3 4 00c. ,-. . ... : .. . Baltimore December 24. Cat tle Very best on sale this week 4$5l:; tbe generally rated first quality 3(0)4 jje; medium or good fair quality 33gc; ordinary thin Steers, Oxen and Cows 23Jc; general average of the market tbid week extreme range of , prices 25 most of tbe sales , were from 3(S)lc. The quotations given in our Live Stock reports are of tbe retail market, except where otherwise started.' iumuu vaiwb tu ttuppiy is jair ana trade dull, with prices lower, viz : 820 45 per bead, as to quality. Hogs Prices are wiihou change since last week, ranging from 3J-i rough and piggy sows and stags selling at tbe mrraer ngure, , Te rec ipts have been very light, but quite enough for the demand, the buieb ers here beingthe only nnv-rs, and th"ce not very numerous or active. The quail ly nas neen ioe same as last week f-w, . ; I lit tons 34$ 4$c; grossi ; ---r-. ; . T' - " r ' . i -7- wr : WE HAVE JUST RRUKIVEI A NEvV SUPPLfr OF Which xrb will itell "Initials". Engrave free,' BOUGHT OF IS. Fil-st ; Class Work ; done on ALL .WOUK nATifi and ' KXAMtNE Main Strbt, Sobtn tit decl7.'7nml, '""'' '- .- : ' Eminent Chemists and Physicians certify tbat these goods are fred from adulteration, richer, more effectiTe! produce better results than any others, and that' they use them in trleir own fatelilies., ... UNlOUE STEELE & PRICE'S LUPULIN YEAST bEMS.' ., " 7 " Ti lift bru Hop lVnit tu the World. - ? " ' '' . STEELE & PRICE, Manfrs., Chicago, St. Louis & Cincinnati: .... . -i-.c-.i i i .-t t-5 iane2578T.' ' 1- ... 1. East I jber ty.PilrthDeo il Cattle None selling to-rty; all ship ping through in first bands ; feeling not good for npxt week.: ,. . -Hogs Yorkers 2, 80l9(3c; Phila-. delphias 2 903 00c.;, -, . vl' .... ' New York Bee H Bwyeii-i Market active atan , advance of c; 400 bead taken, for export at . 5 J9c ; other sales 7i10Jc. . Sheep Common td fair. 4 005 00. Ho?s Market firmer ; eight cars' were soil at 3 21 3lc. ;pftf;i00 podnd: Dressed opened firm bn closed at reduc-. tion .of c; city 'dressed western 3 5()c; 4 25c, for extremes; car dressed, lor which 3 .62i; , nas hid in the mornibs. could not be sold la'ter at 3 50c, ,' .. . ; (to. . bijtrfeenitnts, 1 .'r. mi ATTACHMENT.' , & fe. Minor.Pkintia ) Before Wm ' ;; amiiMt T. Hard.. P. Clirigtian.Vierheller, Defond't. 1 of Salem town Mp, Monroe countr. Ohio: On the 17th day of December, A. D. 1878c said Juatiee issued an order of Attaohment ia the above notion for the sum of twenty-aix dollars and Mxty-aeven cents. . v. aiiiAj&u.. Decemb er 81, 1878 4V. SHERIFF'S SALE. Thomas CHne'& atftJ.', Ei'rs,' David !Mnis,ettX. BY ftrtne of r 'a ertain vwndts- xponas issued from the court of common pleas within and for the con my of Monroe, and State of Ohio in a case pending ia said oonrt between the above named parties; and to me directed, I will offer for sale at pablio auction on the premises, ia Perry township on i Saturday, the llth flay of January, 1$79, between th hoars of 10 Volock a, m and 4 o'clook p to., of saiddayi the following de scribed personal property, to wit: One-fomrt.h of one thresher and oleanftr ma- chine.four acres more or less of trrowinjr wheat, , one 2-horse lumber wagon, also one brown mare. 7. ream old, blind in rhrht eye; white spot in forehead, as the property of 'David Mills. v"'V' 1- ' - .. ; , ,v .; . vWaf. EBAD, ; dec2i,'78w2:' '" ' y Sheriff M. C. O. Okit & Okst. AU'js for plaintiff. I' SQERIFF'3 ("SaIiE, . ; it John Ay i)aveoport ..-. - ,t.- .,vj, -.i vs..-:. i.-f- Thomas Carriok. dt aK- - : Bf 'virtue of a certain order of sale la saed ffom the ceart of common pleas with in and fo'r the county of Mouroe, and State of Ohio; tti 1 eass pending in skid court blwen the above named parties, and to me Jtreoted, 1 will offer for sale atTrablio anotion at the east door of the coart hoose in WoodsSeld.on Saturday, tht lit day of Ftlruary, ' 1 879, between tbe bonrs of 10 o'clock a.m. and 4 o'clook p. tn. of sail day, .the followlDg de scribed real estate sttaate in Monree county, Ohio, to wit- The north vest quarter of. tie-, southeast quarter of section eleTen 11 J. township fnar 4 or range five 5J, 4n Marietta Land uis. trict, conlaining fenj ud tweive-hnndredths of an' aore, be the tame more ieas. '. , ; Said property so 'ordered to be sold is ap pralaed at St,' 00, and may sell for two-thirds of said appraisement.'': Terms of sale, one third cash and balrhcs before oonflrmaUon. WM.lRKaD." " flecih.'TRwS. ' 8herifl M. C. 0. firaioos & Dbisos, Att'ya.' " ' ; ' ' . 1 '"- rr. ; n 1 . , 1 S14ER1FF!S'.SALB. - ' ' '' Sc ' ' -1- i r- r. t- . 7 .'.ji.w watoon & Cor': . 1... , J ,. . jadvar,:. n. . ' .... , - . ElxyjiUdgewsy ret al.. :v V) BY virtue ot a oerUiot rder of sale issued from the court of. oommon plsaa, Within and for the County of Monroe, and State of Ohio; in a oase pending in said court between the above named parties, and to tie" directed, I will offer tor sale' at pubtio anoiion t the east door of the oonrt house in Woodsneld, on- i- 1 .H -VJfi :j : ,i: - ;v',.;t.:? Saturday, the 1st day of t February, 1879,' between. the h'odrs of 10 o'clook, 4. m.,' and 4 6'yleok p. mtlof said day, the following de scribed real estate situate lu Mfilnroe oonnty, Clhio, to-wit! v r '; ' ,j( ; , fie west tUt of the southeast qtarter,of section eighteen, township three, range sjx, e6ntSlftin(r sevebtytwo acres ' - ; Aitb, the northwest quarter of the north east q darter of section seventeen, township three, range six, containing forty. aores.v"? Also, tea- acres off tbe south end of the West half of tho northeast quarter of sec lion eighteen, township three, rarge six. v ' Said property so ordered to .be sold ia ap praised at $976, and may sell for two-thirda of said appraisement. Tkbms or Mlb One-third cash on day of sale and the balance befota oonflrroatiou... WM. KKAJ, decSl.'TBwS. ; , s Sheriff M. C. O, Oast tt ox iv Att'ys," " ' ' ' ATTACHMENT. F.M Beard, plaintiff, ) Before Jafed" v Hawkins. J. P. Barnabas Ptarson, defendant ) of Cf iter town xhip, Monroe County. Ohio: On the. th dy of December. A. D 1878. said Jifiic juned nn ' 1 ..... -. . I.. V . ..i- vj. . . . iuw ui v.wiviiuivu. 411 lain KiRiTa Mouya zur vno Sum of i 85, and 20 probable oo.-. , dcl7,7Sti F. M. PEABfJ.. at Roltom TrlcoH.' men ah Silver, yfmj&jG "'.VTatcHbs,'' Cldclisttmt ikffiw WARRANT oilr; GOODS n nil TII.I.J1A' & FOIllC' PijBLib ro,tAar, AVoodsfiel 0,ttio. ' -, - ' ' :r '.. , 1 . I', ' frt 4- . ft KYTWATTC If). in PERFUMES nrn Itiri Omim of nil Ortnra. , t taw TOOTHENE. An surrcciible, heallbful Liquid Dentifrica. LEMON SUGAR. A. subsiUiite f,Lemona. . . v EXTRACT JAMAICA CINCEH: From tho pure root.' 11 -trf-i f r. ' V Probate Kotice,. ' A CCOUNTS and voaohera. hare beiin, imd fV. in the Probate Coart of Monroe Co ant j; Ohio, fo settlemnnt, by the following Adai'u istrators. Executors and Odardimns: '"" RAAAtirl unrl flnal siAAnniit v Adm'r of the tnwlrent ' enUte of 'LewJiD. . Onitatrny, and declarihjf diridohd.i 1 First and final abWitit of Robert tckso'fi Adm'r of Aamr Agiii, : .tl: n . Third piirtiill account; of T. S. FotIbt AdirTr with tKe will apnexea of ohnHenderxon..' Seoond partial account of Oeorye Schafar Onardlnn of Annie A.VWm. C. and Charles , ' E. Ontzar final as to Annie A. '.',; fii J: , Second partial aooount bf Aw V. Slack Oaardu.fi o .Jin Slack .,, .j-... 1 ( , , ( . , . First partial cf ount bf W. T. Bottenfield apcl ' Enoch Jnrtin Adro'ra oi ls4bBot6nfieldV Fw n3 ) aHial afabtint of 'Aitin W.'Bowll! Executor of Aaron Howell, --i ! .?;w Fifth partiitl a wnnt bf F. A. L'vnplnjXJaa-" : diaa of Win.. Henry and Cth'ri:ia Louise' , Feltner, . ..,..;,,, , ,'r" . Any person interested , may file,' written exceptions to said aooonnts. or any item thereof, on or before the 30th day of Jinnarr next, when the' same will be 'anally heard and continued from day ttrday antU dfisposid of. ' E, MOitRIS, dec31,'78td , Probate Jn4(t JL C . Frobatd -N'btibd A CCOi'KTS and-vouchershRTe been the Probate Court, of Monroe. County, Utiio, for MttlBment. by the following Admin istrators. xefcuf ora and Guardians., :" Second partial acoo Jut of Andrew 'Anderson " Guardian of RobJfrt 8- Anderion. . : Fimt and final aoMnt of Mict'aol ta(f ftfr - of Lawrence Yec'ki'y. , : ,'., ,," First pxrtial uecount of tWm. tv.iuland 0aajr- dian of Mary L. Coon. '", f Fourth partial acoiint of Jitke G. B"aker 1 Gunrdian of Christopher PowMl's hriia. ft'"1- First partial account of Daniel Lottie Guardian " of James F. Sackptt. : , ,'. ', Second partial, aoooqnt of Fied'k Durig Uuar- dian of Abraham Frieaen'. heirs. Fourth and final ; afcconnt XI IL B. tlill tiuaf dian of George Henry ClarV. :"' ' ; ' ' First ' partial aefcoint of T. M. brimos A duff . of Sarah (Jolvm ' - , , First partial acumnt of Laney Howilec diiaf dian of Jjeph Howiler's minor heirs. Any person iuterKted mny file written iox 1 to raid fcbenunta. or anv item 'thereof. oeptions or before tbe S.tli iaf tit Suntilrj next, when tha Same will be finally heSrd and1 oontinaod from day to day nam diapniwd of.. jij- - . - jas. e.:m6rris, - dec31.'79td; ' , Probate Ju'djfe M. C O. Ik. 1. J. Is ari absolute and Irreslatable curt ;for ...r tanness. Intemperance and theuseof Oniam robaoraj Narorttics and ftimnlaata. remov ma all taste, dcxire and habit pf umbit. ani lof them, rendering the taste or desire foi tiny or tnem perfectly odious and disgust- lible control of the nobriety of thernselve inir . ixirinir every one periect and irrmust- ind their friends. .,, ,,, .. ,i It nreventa that nboolut nlirainal nA moral proittration' that follows the nuddei. breaking- off irom using etimulaiirs ot narH Packaa-e. prepaid. toicnre 1 to 5. Person 2. or at your Diuggists. ft 73, .Temper tnce and charitable ocieties should ue It. It is harmless and nevBr-failingr.""1 ;'i't. HOI niTTKIt HFU O . SoU AeenianonibsTER. tt: If. iThe Hop Couffh - ftirr Destroys all pnin. looKens tbe conch? ouiotiJ tbe nerves and produce test. It HrTfi fall In pertwi frilnr sa Dfrleci .. - -I.I. . J.W '. I cure where tlere Is ia ahadsm.oi hope. Try it oace and you will fin4.it so... For .i bt ai..i. Drtjooiktb. - NbTICB is hereby given, that sealed pfrl.. pbsala will be received at ' the Auditor's Office, Woodsfield, Sfdbroe Cc'u'nty. Oio; until noonontbe, u, e;j , ,,T 3d tfuy of Ularcb. 1$T9V r , To coDstrnct the neoessary maps and. platt to enrfblA tbe rereral District Assessors, in tlie t6onty aforesaid, to correctly reapprais al! the real estate in said roanty. . Kaob. township mast be platted separately span s scale of two and one half of one Inch to the mile.. Township, . range ad section .lines' lib their proper numbers must' be distinctly marked and shown on said plats. ' ' ' ',,:'3 ' Also, tho boundary lines of -eaoh traet Or par-el of land' in each section imasti kit shown,, together with the owner's nam and contents in acres, or parts of an aorev , r In , townships where villages. speoUldM tricts, or corporations are eitnittetf, ' su'6'tt sections or special rohnol distritti or iorpV' rationi most be platted tfn ' a separate ptit to a scale of eight incbee US tie taile, show, ing the villages;, number 6'f lots aod part of loU and all ouUots o'rtraoU of landau stioh District or Corporations, with ownelV names thereto attached.' ' The bid 'roust state the arunrint for aohi township separate. : The work must be done! in a workmanlike manner, and Bnished by th4Tit Monday in Janoary, llJiifl. Kaok bi most be ac6ompanld by a ftood tHi aaff!. Cient bond of $1 Ibti. to become duo and! payable in ease the bidder shall fait or refuse 1o enter into contract in accordan'oe with' thi? aforesaid propos l. ' ' .'"!' "t" The Commissioners reserve tha. right vo (eject one or all bid. , . . : . r- . i , ,JJy order Hi the Commissioners'. , . V - M. UOKKfLSfi, " . Aaditor lifonroe Coaty, Ohio.