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'KTerythlns 01 Local Form To b
Found That la of Interest.
Don't molest the little sauirrela In
the city park. If you do you will get
There ia lots of St. Louis flour In
town. What the devil do our people
The man who goes away from home
to purchase what he can get at home
surely has a kick coming and he
deserves more than one kicking from
Dr. Sawyer: Dear Sir; I can say
with pleasure that I have been uslni
your medicine, and will recommend it
m an sunering ladies.
Mrr. W. W. Weathekshee.
Sold at J. Maple Willson's drugstore
Henry Ossenkop has contracts for
several buildings. He will have all
he can do this year.
The farmers are all talking of hav
ing an excursion to Cairo soon on the
steamer Idlewild. Due notice of the
time will be given.
A few more weeks and the wheat
fields will be ready for harvest hands.
Then, oh, then, we hope the city will
get rid of some of its loafers.
Theories of cure may be discussed
at length by physicians, but the suf
ferers want quick relief: and One
Minute Cough Cure will give it to
them. A safe cure for children. It is
the only harmless remedy that pro
duces immediate results' For sale
by J. Maple Wilson, Druggist.
The School Board of Advance is
going to build a nice school house.
Heretofore Dog Days began n the
first of August afways the first of
August and August was the month
when snakes went blind, dogs went
mad and warts began to grow on the
wily mother-in-law, but our City
Council has changed the date for all
this devilment and hereafter as long
as there are any dogs in Cape Girar
dean Dog Days will begin on the 15th
The regular term of the Common
1'leas Court will convene next Mon
day. Dr. A; P. Sawyer: I have been !
troubled with rheumatism and lung
trouble for a number of years, can
say I never had any thing help me
like vour Family Cure.
Mks. H. Wing art,
Sold at J. Maple Wilson's drugstore.
City Marshal Weber put Web
Lambert in the city jail yesterday.
Web was full of election juice and
was ou the war path.
The Cape, baseball nine will have to
go down and take the starch out .of
the Commerce bovs" collars.
The Utile pet squirrels in the city
park are admired by everybody.
The army worms are doing consid
erable damage to the meadows in the
western part of this county. :
Dr. Boll's Peppermint Chill Tonic
is a (K-rfjct liver laxative anti
malarial and blood purifier. Removes
biiiiousuess without purging. Cures
chilis and makes the complex ion good.
Guara:it.-ed by all dealers.
Mr. L. A. Glenn says he had a very
picasaui time while visiting his old
Lome i:i Kentucky. He also had a
nuv tune with friends at Cairo where
.-copped on his way home.
i.-uto.'prisiug book agent called
o.i as tais morning b-More suu-up. If
tiio iii-iviiiiiits of this town were as
ei'.u.-. inisii:' as that book agent we
would have tai.k accounts in both our
city bank?, but our merchants are not'
that enterprising and our bank ac
counts are 0:1 the other side of the
Irdiier. We have a kick coming and
so have the uauks.
Don't trifie away time when you
have cholera morbus or diarrhoea.
Fi-fit them in the beginning with De
Witt's Colic and Cholera Cure, i ou
don't have to wait for results, they
are instantaneous, and it leaves thej
bowls in health v condition. For sale
by .1. .Maple Wilson. Druggist.
We watch with deep and abiding
interest the efforts of some men in this !
city who are trying to make the city
what it should be the great trade
center for South; nst Missouri, and
we watch too. with a le-lingof regret,
the men who are doing ail they can to
h-ill !ae. any li ev-.-ry mvetn -nt
calculated to bene fit us all.
A member of the City Council in
forms "s that it it will not be easy for
another Telephone Company to get a
ranch ise to use the streets for poles.
He says there are too many poles on
the streets now, and he will oppose
every movement to put up more poles.
Tom. E. Joveocame up from Xew
Madrid Saturday and returned Sun
day. Ur 1'. Sawver: Dear doctor I
have used and sold your Family Cure
with excellent resoults. It cured me
of the rheumatism and I now am ou
years old and have not an ache or
pain. MKS. F. A. P.HOAD3.
r . . ; Sutherland, Iowa.
Sold at J. Maple Wilson s drug stor-.
It would be nice if the Telephone
Company would use cables where they
have to go through the beautiful
shade trees on Spanish street. That
would be muca better than cutting
and destroying the trees.
- The new band boy a make good
music. They are all close students
and they will soon become expert
A little scrap now and then is a
good thing for a sickly man.
There will be one more week of
public school after this week.
If yon are bilious, try Dr. sawyer'
Little Wide Awake Pills, you will find
them just what you want. Try a free
sample. They do not gripe. Sold at
M. Maple Willson's drug store.
The City Marshal will liberate one
dozen squirrels on the public square
next Manday and the boys must not
disturb the little pets.
The lawyers are getting their busi
ness ready for the Common Pleas
Court which will be in session all
"Boyswill be boys," but you can't
afford to lose any of them. Be ready
for the green apple season by having
DeWitt's Colic and Cholera Cure in
the house. For sale by .1. Maple Wil
When the new machinery for the
new ice plant is in motion at the
brewery Cape Girardeau can boast of
a sixty-five thousand dollar brewery
and ice plant the biggest concern in
the State outside of St. Louis.
An eye for an eye and a tooth for a
tooth, is the oM Mosaic doc-trine, but
the doctors of to-day save the eye
sight by applying Sutherland's Eagle
Eye Salve. It cures aU forms of sore
eyes and granulated lids. It strength
ens weak eyes.
The new brass band took a trip
around town this morning on a street
car and treated our citizens to some
Hon. L. F. Klostermann returned
home from Warrensburg Sunday
where he ha2 been attending the G.
A. R. State encampment. He says
he had a pleasant trip and a good
time at the meeting.
Many a day's work is lost by sick
headache, caused by indigestion and
stomach troubles. DeWitt's Little
Early Risers -are the most effectual
pill for overcoming such difficulties.
For sale by J. Maple Wilson. Drug
Our grocers are sellia; St. Lou's
flour at two dollars and forty cents
er hur.dii d. They claim that our
mills are forcing them to sell the St.
Louis Hour. Why is that?
Our Police Judge courts in Illinois
on Sunday and holds court in this
city on Mon Jay,
Do your eyes ever smart, burn or
feel rough Sutherlin's Eagle Eye
Salve will banish that feeling. It will
make your vision clear and distinct
and will enable you to read without
tiring. Put up in 25 cent tubes, con
venient and nice to use. Two applica
tions are worth ten times the price.
Dr. Harris says he will entertain
his fi-it-nds when he moves into h.s
Several gentleman fro:n adjoining
counties are in the city attending the
meetings of the Masonic order.
Poison Ivy. insect bites, bruises,
scalds, burns, are quickly cured by
DeWitt's Witch Hazel Salve, the
great pile cure. For sale by .T. Ma
ple Wilson, Druggist.
A representative of the Red Snau
per whisky is in the city. The red
snapper fish is mighty nice eating
but as the Red Snajijier whisky is not
made to eai we cannot recommend it
to a hungry man.
Flentge. Johnson & Co., have a
hustler in the grocery department,
Mr. Stone has charge of the .grocery
department and he is making it lively
Mr. Will Skillman. Ultras, Ivy., had
sore eyes for years. He tried many
doctors and remedies and always fail
ed to vt relief until he tried Suther
land's Eagle Eye Salve which cured
him inside of one week.
Dr. Franklin, of Duichtown. called
oa us yest-rday. The dodor is now
a member of the Board of Pension
Examiners a;il t'a::t wi!l bring him to
the city at least once a mouth.
Tn:v is nothing new in railroid
circles. We still have i :r two raii
oads one ou lias siije of the river
and one on the other side. They are
both doing business at the old stand.
It doesn't matter much whether sick
headache. billioiisness. indigestion
and constipation are caused by neg
lect or by unavoidable circumstances:
DeWitt's Little Early Risers will
speedily cure them all. For sale by
J. Maple Wilson. Druggist.
We are pleased to see that a ma
jority of the business men of this city
are stiekiug to the Idlewild. This is
right. The late T. J. Moss put the
steamer Idlewild in the trade here
when we had no regular packet here.
She is a Cape Girardeau boat and she
should receive the patronage of the
people of Cape Girardeau.
What the devil has become of that
Arsenic is the poison most chill
tonics contain. Dr. Bell's Peppermint
Chill Tonic does not contain arsenic
or any other poison. It makes bone
and fiesh for children. It cures chills
so they stay cured.
Web Lambert has a job cutting
weeds and watching the squirrels In
the city park.
Cape Girardeau (a surely the me
tropolis of Southeast Missouri. Our
City Marshal smokes cigarettes . and
he ia no dude, if you please.
Eye waters or salves containing
sugar of lead are dangerous. Some
times sore eyes are cured with them
lead poison does not always result.
Thousands of persons have lost their
eyes as a result of the use of such
preparations. Sutherland's Eagle
Eye Salve contains no lead and can-
injure the eyes of a babe.
Abut one hundred people went on
th excursion to Commerce yesterday.
The public school children will give
an entertainment at the close of school.
There is only one divorce case
docketed for the May term of the
Common Pleas Court. If all the
women in this town who have sorry
men for husbands would do the right
thing the docket book would not hold
all the cases.
Chill tonics containing arsenic make
children look fat its not flesh.. Ar
senic puffs them up and ruins their
bone its dangerous. It should only
be given by the direction of a physi
cian. Dr. Bell's Peppermint Chill
Tonic contains no arsenic. It contains
no kind of poison. It cures chills
permantly. It makes stout, sound
bone and rich, red blood, flesh vigor
David A. Glenn informes us that
he has sold over one hundred suits of
clothing since he began his closing
out sale. Advertising is what moves
goods out of a store. .
E. H. Englemann visited relatives
in Perry county Sunday and Mon
Dr. A. P. Sawyer: Dear Sir: Mrs.
Hamburg induced me to try your Fam
ily Cure, I was greatly benefited by it
and 1 recommended it to every lady
in poor health. Respectfully.
Sold at J. Maple Wilson's drugstore.
Bachelors should be disqualified
from holding office in a city of the
The City Marshal was out to-day
looking for dogs'. He has a Black
Maria in which to haul the dogs to
the sausage factory.
A 50 cents Iron Tonic. Pure Soluble
Iron concentrated and pure Amor
phous (Jninine is contained in Cheat
ham's Tasteless Chill Tonic. It is a
true tonic, strengthner, appetizer,
toner up of the system, and' blood
purifier. Only 50 cents. J. Maple
The Jackson lawyers and the Jack
son officers will be here next week
to attend the Common Pl;as Court.
The City Council should pass that
cigarette ordinance. We have a City
Marshal who will enforce the ordi-
naee if he does have to begin at home.
Lost a line large case of chills.
Ma'ii,.sei: to have heen carried off nv
Ch. ii!..ii:i- t hill Tonic. No reward
dfeieu, .1 .s g;ne for good. lut up
i.-. iii.i!. '1 .,... ass and bitter styles.
Cil.v. a:!:ieed. 1 asteless ;0 Cent-'.
i,.i "e Jack the Ripjier in this
. .V have lots of Jacks and we
a i-"v rlpiivs, bat. they are harm-
Till railroad from
arlo- . I :.. to Tiit!-s, is a bluiT a'i
n-ib ; !e know. If a railroad
is built from .Marion, Ills., to t!:e
Mississippi River that road will com-"
'. t":s--t '.; iT-rardeav.
fever, little ciiilis
so bland, liitk-s the mighty grave
yard end the angels band, a liltie o!
Cheatham's Chill Tonic taken now I
and then makes the liauilsome womci;
and the health v men." I'm up in
both the tasteless :md 'he bi't-r stvles.
W. H. Coerver druggist.
D. Grissom of this city was ) 'tat-
antlv entertained a few moments this
morning by Dr. Treppcr, professor of
Anatomy in the St. Louis Medical
and the Missouri Dental College, of
St. Louis. Mo.
A gentlemann of this chy claims
that he has discovered gold within one
mile of the corporate iimits of thi-
citv. He has some sp--ciiaeiis of the
Dr. Bell's Peppermi.-it Chili 'i'os.ic
p.-esents a happy combination of sim
ple and harmless veritable ituit-iie.
The tirst dose waui.s the blood and
promotes its circulation. l ou fee!
better as soon as yon taki it. It is
different from any other. It is better
than any other. It cures the chills so
they stay cured anci leaves your
stomach, liver and digestive organs
in a healthful condition.
There is some talk of a wheat eleva
tor being pu: up h-'iv.
H. L. Hunze lias tin- linest fishing
pond in this county. His- pond is
stocked with tine fisn and the water
for the pond is frepu spring water.
Mr. Hunze proposes lo charge a
reasonable privilege for parties who
want to fish in his pond.
Cheatham's Chill Tonic is acknowl
edged to be the best. Physicians use
and prescribe it. Cure guaranteed.
Put up in both the tasteless and bitter
styles. Tastless in 50 cents bottle.
For sale by all druggist.
They are going to have an ice plant
at Jackson. The Jackson people cet
pointers from the bustnes men of this
On account of an increasing wholesale business, and realizing that to supply v
I am necessarily compelled to close out the entire stock of Men's, Boys' and Children's
Suits, Men's and Boys' Pants,
Large Stock of Dry Good that I Expect to Carry.
This sale will afford you the best opportunity offered in Cape Girardeau to purchase your
SPRING AND SUMMER CLOTHING
including what winter weight suits we have left over. It must be closed out in 30 days from
the date of this advertisement and must go Regardless of Cost, for Cash Only.
NOTE PRICES AS FOLLOWS:
Lot No. 1.
50 Men's Suits, madeof the well
known Cassimeres, Satinettes and
Cotton Worsteds, worth double
the price quoted, yourchoice from
the lot for $2 75
Lot No. 2.
! Men's Black Cheviots. Gray
Wool Casimeres, Striped anil
and Checked Worsteds, made up
in tha latest styles and are our
regular $6.00 and $7.00 suits: the
whole lot will go at 4 00
Lot No. 3.
21 Men's Clay Worsteds and
good all-wool Black Cheviots,
formerly sold at U.00 and 10.00
a suit, our price now only 5 00
Lot No. 4.
103 Men's all-wool Black and
Blue-Black Clay Worsted, all
wool Cassimeres and a srood
grade of Checkhd and 1 Plain
Chivots, Scotch-Mixed Goods and
Tweedsmade up in the latest style,
sewed with silk thread, and lined
with good farmer satin and serge
A line of Men's. Boys' and Children's Overcoats are included in the sale- These prices
are absolutely the lowest ever made on clothing in this store or this town or furthermore, in
the whole surrounding country.
We Back the Assertion by Making Prices,
and will give big reductions on all other goods during this sale. Remember the date and
place April 23, to.June 1, 1S97.
Dr. Gi isom. corner Themis and
Spanish streets of this city tells us
that he is so crowded with work that
he expects .1. H. Riffey, D. D. S., -a
graduate fiom Kansas City, at his
office about the 3rd of June to assist
htm for a lime.
Our Board of Trade could he of
some use to the city now it it would
make an effort. There is lots of work
tht.t a real live Board of Trade could
do for the betterment of the city.
Chronic grumblers never grumble
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...... 11 iu.ua.. t .1.1 .1 iiM.mpiani ml a rt 11
...l ,.,.w Uitt , in yth
iisteless and bitter styles, tiuaranteea
The tasteles in ;0 cents bottles. 1.
Ben Miller, druggist.
Until our merebauts get down to
business and ilix prices so as to com
let. with the country stores they can
not expert a big trade from the
R.-r. ("hew. of Frederlcktown. will
lecture i'l th." Opera Hons? next Mon
day night. Rev. Chew is an able!
mm but Iih h? tackles Ingersoli he!
is um.enah;iig o.g jo... , . . b). Vr ,j.uatz Mav,-.
If you have ever seen a little child da.iilactiou guaranteed or monej re
in the agony of summer complaint, ; ;u,lK ll ullice a; St. i ba.'.c.- .otel
you can realize the danger of the j ;i,, ;j. Kxaaniia.iou. .r.e.
trouble and appreciate the value of
instantaneous relief always aifored
by D.-Wilt's Colic and Cholera Cure.
For dysentery and diarrhoea it is a
reliable remedv. We could not afford i
...i .k: i....
lo ivc.uiiiiciiu tins as a ruir uuiess;
it were a cure. For sale by .!. Maple
ArUii-a' and Ai ':r-iil soap for a!ei
by V. ii. Coerver, W. C. Haman. I.!
'.i. ;.iiie:- wild W. A. Trickey.
I:e.:. ! this citv May 20th. 1S'.7
autio!. son of
Kamioi. ag'-d 15 years.
$1.25 ieghorns at Mrs. McCivit's f(;r '
It is amv a settled ..let tj.it Hotick's
Missouri & Arkansas Kailro.-.d is to
b? e itended to .loivh.use. The other'
end of that railroad is the end we are
A country dog is entitled to the!
freedom of o.' streets providing that j
his master can show the uor catcher
atoll gaV ticket.. All other dogs :
Mrs. McCiva says site is itSALY go- ',
iug out of bu-iia,s-. and when she !
says she is selling out AT cost. Jshe j
means just what she says.
The through train on the Houck road : il-lVe 80me wthei- business that brougut
was late getting in last night. iiamoue.. lia-y woula starve to uoath.
Dr. Igaaiz Mayer. tVubst. will ex- i i.pe Cirtiu au. pi operly advertised,
amine eyes free tit charge. Office. ; ...uia Ucon.e a tau ous health resiiri.
room 2 and 3 St. Charles Hotel. Xhose iuttvteu in the "Exper.ei.ie
For all diseases of the eye, ear ' Social" at Mrs. Ciena's next Moi.da.v
n.iseand throat ctxistiit Dr. Mayer,.! evening lase remember the date and
Specialist at tlrf? St. Charl-s Hotel.
Oat Clotlii?g Sale!
and Boys' Knee Pants in order
linings. The nobbiest thing yon
ever saw: were our regular t'J.OO
I 10.00 and 11.00 suits, but they
I must be sold at a loss, so here
j goes at the small sum of 6 00
Lot No. 5.
116 Men's best grade Worsteds
and Cassimeres, worth $12.50 to i
$15.00. our price now 8 00 ;
Lot No. 6 !
25 Odd Coats and Vests, worth
from $ti.00 to 810.00 our closing
Lot No. 7.
10 Coats and Vests, were $10.00,
812.50 and $14.00 will go at 6 00
Lot No, 8.
50 Boys' Odd Coats and Vests , f
ranging in price from $5.00 up to
$8.00. the whole lot goes at ... 3 50
Lot No. 9.
15 Child's Suits at.v
Lot No. 10.
A big assortment of Boys' Knee
Xow, here It goes aain :ha
report that Houck is to be a partner
in the orooosed railroad from Marion,
111., to The lies. It is said that he will
,)Ut the Commerce road in and extend
fr0m Commerce to Thebes, making
a diiect line from Morehouse to CLi-
cago. Don't you believe it.
These railroad managers :uv l.ke
horse jockies. They ill make sur
veys, get options on property and then
fool the teople about the route over
which the road is to run
just as a horse
k . ,
the sports on a fast
norse ia a sueeu riuit. uuu i iuu uei
vour nn-iiev on llie route a new
road is going to take.
The Capaha Base Hall Ciub will
play the I'oiuiterc; team May 30th.
1 Children's clota hats at Mrs. .Mc
' Crer.'s li-r 15 cents.
U Iukcs all kinds of jieopie to make
u-worid. U e hove the material iu this
ii-lty to m.-.ke a small world,
Hve your eyes scienutically tilted
: wuh Ust quality of guises at reasot-
' Remains a I'.miled Uiue oaly.
, Mr. rioacK. who has just retuiue..
; luuio uvm .it. Ia.uis and Chicago.
! . the ot. Louis, l 'ape Girardeai.
r'oi t .-3-Lita Railroad sloiK .;.s a.
' its lo'.v" water inarK l.vo wvcKs ao. lie
j ?a the slock wi!l neve.- oc . as io.
! again. W.i.it :.iat ui.-.iiis .vt eauuul
as sih.ii as
11 lv.iix foiu biisiacsc
sue can cio.-m.- oil, lit-r st-,clc. LaUU S
a.j.i tots ot DuVaUS 1 . n...- auu
I.;., at ue." Urt-e. R.'cry.iiuig
gos a. cost?. w. -U Main street.
it me city Marshal wiii take a -tlroll
throun the city park after 'eu o dock
at ni-.il . will ruu outo soui--thiug.
Ihe.v wl.i 0,- a i. adjouri.ii! term
.iic I i.uli,! t iiuit i.i ;:.r 2s,h uay ol
.j Hue. - -
Caiar.-u. i',iypus, Discharging
iCars, Deafness, Kinging Kars tlu-iurgvr-i
J'oUslis, Granuiat'tl so.t
Tnroai, Loss ol Voice and all dis
eases of tue. ear, uose and throat
successfully treated accordiu me
latent ami most apiroveu metiiod by
Dr. Ignatz Mayer, specialist, at sit.
Charles Hotel i ojias2aud 3. .. Con
sultation aud examination free.
j I! the undertakers of Ibis town dida't
to make room for the
Pant Suits from 73 cents up to
; $3.00. the price on this lot is cut
; half into all way through the line
Lot No.. 11. ,
25 Pair Boys' Knee Pants at
Lot No. 12.
25 Boys' Long Pant Suits at
Lot No. 13.
50 Boys' Long Pant Suits at.. 3 00
Lot No. 14.
40 Boss' Long Pant Suits at.. 4 00
Lot No 15.
Big line of Men's $1.75 and
82.00 Odd Pants for. 1 00
Lot No. 16.
Good assortment of $2.50 and
$3.00 Odd Pants for.... 2 00
Lot No. 17.
100 pair Men's Pants formerly
sold at $4.50, $5.00 and $5.50,
your choice from the lot for 3 00
Cape Girardeau, Mo.
- Cross eyes straighened, cataract
removed and all other diseases of the
eye successfully treated by Dr. Ignatz
Mayer,, the St. Louis specialist, who
remains a short time In the city. Call
at once,, so that he can attend to your
case while In the city. . Guarantees
you satisfaction. Office at St. Charles
Hotel room 2. and 3. Examination
and consultation free.
The City Marshal had two dog in
the Black Maria yesterday.
Capt. Batcher, General Superin
tendent of the Chicago Sc Texas Rail
road, was-in the city last uighL Capt.
Batcher says- that tailroad from
Marion, 111., to Thebes will be built.
We cannot we will not believe that
a railroad company will build through
the great State of Illinois to a point
on the Missippi River that i fortified
on the Missouri side by a range of
Arbor-al soap 'or chapped skin.
Ulster Dult'ldta of St. Mary's Con
vent, (Juiury, Illinois
Many young lady in Missouri and
Illinois- who had the the fortune to
atlen-l St. Mary's College for
Young Liu: - at ijiiiucy, 111., will re-me::il-r
Si.-te;- Dii;c!uia as teacher of
music a:.J .uiiuat. This most
.:i:;h;y euueuvd sa.i holy woman, who
spends be-r life in' couvent that she
may do good to the human family
was afflicted in the year 1!1 with an
obotinate case of Diplopia. -She con
suited many socialist in the East and
West without- uy result. Dr. Mayer
treated her eye and titled her with
glasses which cured her eye trouble.
AY rite to Sister Dulcidia and she will
tell you that Dr. Mayer is a reliable
specialist. He remains long enough
in this city for you to ascertain
whether he is reliable or not, but do
not delay it too long. Avail yourself
i of thi- opportunity and have your
ieye sclent s Ilea uy fitted with glasses
'.I ....... ?r.i :. .. .
t ' I r-ct ittu ii ill.-, iviuirtr.b. .lutiiargv
is made for consultation or examina
tion. Office at :t. Charles Hotel,
rooms 2 and 3.
The Metropolitan Industrial Benev
olent Association of St. Louis, Mo.,
has thrown open it doors for the peo
pie of Cape Girardeau and the adja
cent towns." - Don't miss this chance.
It is a great protection through sick
ness, accidents and deaths. For fall
particulars address Jas. E. Thomp
son, Assistant Suj-erlntendejit and
Inspector for the Association at P. O.
delivery bere or call n mm
roll House. Agents wanted.
. Have Yon Kldnrr Tronblef
A 50c. trial bottle of Foley's Kidney
Cure will prevent eris results from
this usuaiiy fatal disease. W, H,