THIE POLAi SPEC Itttt>i .
More Specific Results Demanded of
The Washington correspondent of the
Tribune transmits the following:
The Jeannette investigation will not
down. The ghosts of the starved and
frozen men who gave their lives at the
far north still stalk, and seem likely to do
so when the next Congress meets. The
friends of Collins, dissatisfied with the
privileges accorded them in the investiga
tion, and the widows of the dead men,
who have not been in any way provided
for in their loneliness and want, will call
upon the powers that sent their loved ones
to that inhospitable region to perish, to
grant them some recognition.
"What will this demand be?" your cor
respondent asked of a party here who is
preparing to take charge of the matter
"The plans are not definitelytlaid," was
the reply, "and of curse could not be all
given to the public it they were. Collins'
friends, however, are not at all satisfied
with the way they were treated in the in
vestigation, and they are determined to
ask a thorough overhauling of the matter.
Then the widows of the men who lost their
lives there have had no recognition. They
ought to be cared for by the government.
I believe everybody admits that. Then
there are many points of peculiar bearing
that were not allowed to come out on the
other examination. I know that to be a
fact, for I sttended it daily and heard every
scrap of the testimony. For instance, the
fact that one strong, able and willing man
was forced to walk behind the ship's com
pany all the way down under arrest and
not permitted to take any part in the work,
when he might have been of material aid.
Then there was a mysterious delay at Her
ald Island not satisfactorily accounted for.
Of course the navy people were willing to
protect their officers as far as was reason
able, and the result was that a good many
points were passed over lightly which
ought to have been brought out clearly,
and might have made a great change in the
T.VLE5TLING IN IIOCHESTER.
Dufur In tbe Match with Boss Wins
Two In Three Falls and the
ROcHEsratR, April 2i.--A wrestling
match for $1,000 atnd the Police Gazette
medal, between Duncan C. Ross and H.
M. Dufur, champion collar-and elbow
wrestler of the world, took place here this
evening, and resulted it a victory for Du
fur. The Grand Opera House was crowd
ed. The betting was in favor of Ross.
Charles Perkins of ,this city was umpire
for Dufur. and N. P. Wilbur, also of this
city, for Ross. the referee was W. E.
The first bout was collar and elbow, and
was won by Dufur ic four minutes after
one foul fall. The second botn. was catch
as catch can, and lasted fourteen minutes,
resulting in favor of Ross. The third bout
was to decide the contest, and when time
was called there was much excitement.
The bout lasted five and a half minutes,
and was won by Dufur. who threw his
antagonist hbard. Richard K. Fox came on
the stage and presented the money to the
referee, who handed it over to Daufur.
Both men wrestled well. Dufur won ap
plause for his quick movements. Ross
hung back and tried to tire out his an
Capt. James C. Daily telegraphed a
challenge from New York to wrestle the
winner, and Dufur accepted it.
BOSf ONSi (IIAIPIPO 1N PPUGILIST.
He Denies that he hat IIeamorrhage
of the Luage. and says that he is
BosToN, April 26.-I called on John L.
Sullivan at his lodgings this evening. His
powerful form was stretched at full length
in bed, and there was nothing about his
appearance that would indicate any ma
terial loss of his muscular powers. His
face showed no signs of suffering, and he
seemed to be thoroughly enjoying a little
rest and quiet. His bed was covered with
sporting and other papers with which he
was engaged when I entered the room.
"I am all right," he replied in answer
to a question as to how he felt. "There's
nothing the matter with me. I shall be
out to-morrow. That's all a mistake about
the hemorrhage of the lungs. It was only
from my stomach. I haven't been doing
justas I ought-have been drinking too
freely. Every man errs, and I haven't
been taking care of myself."
"What does the doctor say ?"
"Doctor! Why, I haven't called a doe
tor since Monday. Dr. Thayer was in yes
terday, and pronounced me all right, I
should have gone out to-day, but I am a
little feverish from lying in bed, and want
to be caseful."
Further questioning could not make
Sullivan acknowledge that he was fright
ened when the hemorrhage first came on,
but the fact that a priest was called proves
either that he or the lady of the house,
who, by rue way, Sullivan introduced as
his wife, thought that his time had come.
Among Sullivan's most bitter enemies
(and they are not ta few, although they
dare to say little) it ,is whispered that a
slight touch of thejimjams wa- the only
trouble with the champion, and that he
had the story ot the hemorrhlage eirculat
ed toserve a purpose.
FOBY BEarTo0, April, 4, 1881.
The fim of Stephen Spitzley a Co.. prrietrs
of the (irand Union litel, Fort Bantou_,
this day dissolved by mutars .oninet, Mr. Wa. I.
Todd retiring therefrom. The bt nines willl be
aontinued b YMersr. Stepbe pit.-ey and _. C.
Traver,, under the firm name of Spi.aley & Trav
ers, which irm assumes all the i oabiities.f. and
ollects all accoaunts due the Ista firm of Spitalamy a
N. C. Tsavass.
dtistlas hlis friends *ndso.
Blank Bod Ika nfactry ,
HELENA, - - M1PONTANA.
This house is prepared to execute every thing in
the line of
Books and Blanks of all descriptions Ruled,
Printed, Numbered and Bound to any
All orders per mail receive prompt attention.
GEO. E. BOOS,
In the District Court of the Third Judicial Dis
trict of the Territory of Montana, in and for the
County of Choteau.
JAMES McDEVITT, Plaintiff,
LouIs COBELL, Defendant, j
The people of the Terzitory of Montana send
greeting to the above named Defendant:
You are hereby require t to appear in an action
brought against you by the above named Plaintiff
in the District Court of the Thiri Judicial District
of the Territory of Montana, in and for the County
of Choteau, and to answer the complaint filed
therein, within ten days (exclusive of the day of
service) after the service on you of this Summons,
if served within this county; or, if served out of
this county, but in this District, within twenty
days; otherwise in forty days, or judgment by de
fault will be taken against you, according to the
prayer of said complaint.
The said action is brought to recover of you the
sum of $180.10 and interest from March 1, 1880,
due by you to plaintiff uponja certain promissory
note describet more fully in the complaint on
file herein; also to recover of you the sum of $15.00
due by you to plaintiff upon an account for a sad
dle sold and delivered to you by plaintiff, as more
fully appears by said complaint on file herein and
for all costs of suit.
And you are hereby notified that if you fail to
appear and answer the said complaint, as above
required, the said plaintiff will take judgment
against you for said sum of one hundred and
eighty dollars and fifty cents and interest and
also for the sum of $15.00 besides all costs of suit.
Given under my hand and the seal of the Dis
trict Court of the Third Judicial District of the
Territory of Montana, in and for the County of
Choteau, this 23d day of April, in the year of
our Lord one thousand eight hundred and eighty
A. It. BEATTIE, Clerk.
[seal] By CHAS. L. SPENCER, Dep. Clerk.
Buck & Hunt, Plaintiff's Attorneys.
, iT What the great re
l storative, Hostet
ter's Stomach Bit
SELEBRATfE ters, will do, must
F""- be gathered from
what it has done.
It has effected cures
in thousands of se
vere cases or dys
pepsia, billions dis
fever, nervous afec
tions, general debil
tal despondency, and
the peculiar com
plaints and disabili
ties to which the
STOMACH fe eble are so subject.
For sale by all
-1I druggists and deal
I will have for service at umy ranch on
Ilighwood, after May 10th, the following
Imported thoroughbred Clydesdalec
Thoroughbred (grandsou of Lexington.)
Pure bred trotter (grandson of Rysdyk's
Also a half-blood Clydesdale out of a Mor
gan mare, and a thoroughbred Black
For terms and full particulars apply at
ranch or address
. JOSEPH A. BAKER,
Fort Benton, Montana.
Pedigrees' of thoroughbred horses on
exhibition at ranch. aprl6tf
Registered Trade Marks
MONOGRAM O. K. No.1.
J, = ,Utso72
Pure Sour a shWhiskies,
NELSON COUNTY, KY.
220 N. Nain Street,St. Louis, No.
This is to certify that I have madh an analysis of the
O.'K. Whiskey' distilled by J. M. O'Dowasu.BA oB ,
and that I find the same to be of excellent quality, free
from t~fll oil, or any deleterious substance. and well
malted either as a beverage or for Medicinal use.
E. S. WAYNE, 'Ph. D., Chemist.
TOM J. TODD & CO.
Are Sole Agients fbi Maontuna
Goeeds sipped to parchasers direet fom our DIil.
erle.s In Kntueky.or from our Warehouesla St. Imaos
wlhmLnstroted by our Aget.s.
JAB. X. O'DOZNZLL UB
Pas.t re xwas, o
Beware of Countertetto. K. Examine
Government Stamp., with our naLme os
£N IL W
BOOT and SHOE
FRONT ST., FORT BENTON,
[TWO DOORS ABOVE OVERLAND HOTEL.]
Made to Made to
In the most substantial manner and fashionable
All Orders Promptly Attended to.
HOLLAND & HACKEL
CHAS. G. GRIFFITH, C.E. E JOHN M. DlARSHs
L County Surveyor.
CRIFFTIH, MARSH & CO,,
Civil all i i0g h 8ilelrs!
U. S. DEPUTY MINERAL
OFFICE: Cummings' block,Bond street near Main.
CRIFFITH & CALDWELL,
Estimates and Da iwings,
Irrigating, Machinery, Bridges
Special attention given to methods of water
ir Office in Cummings' Block, Bond stree
near Main. (sepliSdft
FORT BENTON, - MONTANA.
Hot and Cold Baths
At all hours.
Flesh Brushes, Sponges, Clean Towels and Soaps,
with all the modern accommodations in
BATH ........................ 25 Cents
SALT DATH............ ........ 35 Cents
We make shaving and hair cutting a specialty.
Bay rum, clean towels and sharp razors, accom
modating workmen. We hope customers will
please give us a call. We will wait up:,n them in
J. M. ROSIER, Prop'r.
T.A CUMMINGS& CO
FIRE AND MARINE INSUR
ANCE, REAL ESTATE andm
OFFICE: - - - Bond street, near Main.
Policies Issued and Losses
The following sound and reliable companies, be
ing the best in the world, are represented by this
Scottish Union and National
of Edinburg, Assets.... ....18000,000
Queen of Liverpool,
City of London,
outh British and National of
New Zealand, Assets.........10,000,000
Phenix Assurance Co. of Lon.
Hartford Ins. Co. of Connccti.
cut, Established 1810; assete......$3,761,379
British America Assurance
Co. of Toronto, Asseeets.........$2,000,000
Western Assurance Co. e. Tor,
Connecticut Fire Ins. Co. of
Hartford, cone., Assets..... $1,67843
Fireman.s Fanu Innsurance Co.
of San Francisco, Cal.,
Established 1861; assets.............1250,00
Total assets............ ..................$79,88,2~S
Special attention given to InsurmngZ Brewerys, Mill,
Smelters, and Hoisting Works.
Private Dwellngs and Farm Risks asspeoialty
Money to loan on Improved Real Estate.
Pre-emptors can get money, to prove up, on one
to three years' time.
Scrip locatable on unsmareyed lands ftrnished to
parties on application,
M heat cash price paid for Keagher and Chotesa
Mortgage Loans a 8peolalty.
T. A. CUMMINGS & CO.
O, ,HOMES, HOMS!
A Rare Opportunity
Is now offered for poor men to se~r residenees
of their own.
T MlIItB111111 ISlCiTIII
Ofers for sale on longtime and
Most Favorable Terms
A St1-ROO0K FRAME HOUSE s·tnated o the
conr tBRenton and Washington se.
A~d Two TarEE-nooX BLe3 ROUSoE s.tE -
ted anbhotenau .Stear LorrienL.
Asociation also deufr to pe
U3.t n rovd Lot.
n all pawts of te cit ten.
SPRING- OF 1882.
P NEW DEPARTURE. ._.
Finding that our rapidly inereasing sales are not allowing us to
attend properly to all our former lines of trade, we
have sold out our Hardware, Furniture and
Queensware, and will confine ourselves to
Dry Goods, Boots and Shoes,
Hats and Caps, Gents' furnishing Goods,
Clothing, Wooden and
Harness and Willow Wares
We will also keep and . mentioia
a falland well as- Iamong others
sorted line of A 1ULUB i L the tamous
BAIN WAGONS, CHAMPION MOWERS,
MITCHELL WAGONS, CHAMPION REAPERS,
MILBURN SPRING WAGONS, TIGER HAY RAKES,
TOP BUGGIES, DEIDRICK HAY PRESSES,
r Furst & Bradley BREAKING Furst & Bradley SULKY PLOWS.
and STIRRING PLOWS Jerseyville SULKY PLOWS.
12 to 10 inch FANNING M LIJTs
LADD'S TOBACCO SHEEP DIP, SULPHURED.
SCUTT'"S THREE STRAND BARBED STEEL WIRE.
(Orders for the latter must be in by May 1st.)
TENT AND WAGON COVERS, HIAND and MACHINE MADE, all size,.
SVe will ship the largest and most complete line of Groceries that
ever came to Fort Ilenton for that trade. We have made our requi.
sition for Fancy Shelf Goods very elaborate, and will undertake
to furnish anything in that line that may be called for. Oar fa.
cilities for illing orders are greatly improved, and all orders
will receive prompt and careful attention. Owning our own
steamboat transportation we will lay our goods down in
Benton this year at one and a quarter cents per pound from
I Chicago and Mt. Louis, and we propose to give our cus
tomers the benefit f this low rate in prices on our goods.
Having gone out of the Indian Trading business we
will devote ourselves to the trade of Farmers and
ranchmen, to whom we offer special Inilacements.
March 11 (. Ba .ker R 1
JOHN J. KENNEDY EDWARD KELLY.
FORT BENTON, MOIN TANA.
KENNEDY & KELLY, Proprietors.
BEEF, MUTTON, PORK, FISH, GAME
Vegetables and Fruit in their season
We will purchase Beef and Stock Cattle, and are prepared to deliver
them on board of Steamboats at Fort Benton, or at any other point
on the Missouri river, either by the head or gross weight, at LOWEST
dtf KENNEDY & KELLY.
j7 H McKrnmghtco.
And Dealers in
FORT SHAW, - M. T.
We are in receipt of a large and complete stock of goods condastng of
Dry Gooeeds, tions, Groceries, DrugsB oots and Shoes, Ctlth.
ing, Hats and Caps, Hardware, Woodenware,
Crockery, Harness, Wool Seeks and
Twine, Tents, Wageo Sheets,
AGRICUILTURAL IJPLMEENTS, ETC.
WOOD's IMPROV SED OW1 ieS, aOO S SULKY PLOWs,,
IMPROVED SULKY *AKES, and STUD&BAKER WAGONS.
We ave os bed apd to arrive a larger stock tiba Bere. facndand
Stockmean are o invited to examin ar gode 4 pr b pw
f ii x: 1L188S. .
, + : I E:. +.+. +.+i~ i..+++ ++++,+ :+ ...... :.+.++ ++
+++ + ..... , :.... + .:.:. .... . + ,++ +++.:+:+++++ :.+++:+ :+ + ,+ +
T. C. POWER & BRO.,
Wholesale and Retail Dealers in
NOTIONS, CLOTllN , IIATS AND CAPS, BOOTSAND SHOES,
Centlemen's Furnishing Coods,
Furniture and Carpets of all Grades,
Fancy Staple Groceries,
SHEEP MEN'S SUPPLIES, Wool Sacks, Sewing Twine Sheep
NOTE :-We are Territorial agents for Ladd's Sheep Dip, warranted to cure any case
of scab in sheep.
Wines, Liquors, Beer, Ale, Cigars and
BAR SUPPLIES !
Wood's Reapers and Mowers, Hapgood Plows ! Twine Binders
and Extras ! Hay Rakes and Gardening Tools, all of the
Best and Most Reliable Makes.
This yeta we will introduce the celebrated
Guaranteed the best made
Our stock in the above departments will all be complete on arrival of the first
boats, and being selected wi.h great care and shipped direct from eastern markets,
we will be better prepared than ever before to offer
Inducements to the Wholsale Trade.
All our goods are bought from FIRST hands and in large quantities, and we
propose to give dealers the benefit of
Low Prices and First-Class m4oods.
We can furnish low figures on application on all kinds of Hardware, Glasswar
Queensware and Woodenware.
Inspections and Orders Solicited.
T. C. POWER & BRO., Benton M.T.
JOHN HUNSBERGER, Proprietor
FORQ T BE OI - - - - - -!O3N TA.1 -
ov Hoiso, Nov Room Nov Fnrilar , Attllanve Waltoer
Excellent Accommodations for Ladies and Families
I UI UISELE.1VI S'TJOE rfTOPS IT THE DOo0
The Supprlor qccomnodtions and convenient location of the Overland make it the most delsable st
ping plce in town for
LUMBER AND SHINGLES !
BIG- CASINO Mills!
Four Miles from Reedsport, Mont.
FI ST-CLBBS MILL,
HFAIR PRIOCXS I
FUsll! ocl coiastlantll g 1d. DiofIoSn s tu0 tO Orf
W. H WATSON.
oz0. W. HIBULL3 A. A. MrTun
OPPOrrsTr TH COUrT HOUSE,
BE1NTON, t MONTANA.
Only First-Class Restaurant
in the ity I
Where Ev.ythiag in agsseo Can be Had.
OPEN DAY NIGHT
*o !tw ea~ k.
) cp.L ·
FIRST NATIONAL BANK
Fort Beniton, M. T.
CASR CAPITAL, (Paid up) 100,000
SIRPLUS, . 46,000
W- G. COMBAD, President,
JOB. S. HILL, Vice-Prest.
E. . MACLAY, Cashier.
WE TRA rACT
W~ O~r~ !QPOUR
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