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VHM S EDA LI A WEEKLY BAZOO. TUESDAY NOVEMBER SO, l8t.
r
AN CLD NEWSPAPER.
Tee, there it lie, faded, crisp nd yellow,
And wbat a world of wondrous things it
tells
It is el! the editor, poor fellow.
Is far beyond the reach of chestnut bells.
Tbo jokes were fewer then, and not so bold.
But. to my thinking, they were qite as old.
Births, deaths and marriages, naif a column
Some neatly terse, and some elaborate.
Ah! the shortest mijrbt hare filled a volume
Had it set forth tbe freaks men have witi
fate.
Poor, frail humanity, so far away.
Is just like poor humanity to-day.
Let's see tbe other page is it better?
Alas! why should it 'tis tbe same old world.
Bere's the very crank who writes a letter
To prove that time is just about unfurled.
And bere's tbe Idiot who thinks he knows
Iuch better than the paper "how things
roea."
There are many ads , all quaintly written.
But then they tell their plain, unvarnished
talcs.
And here were ventures, where some were
bitten,
And some to richness sailed with spreading
sails,
"While here and there an item pokes its head,
With the rank fumes of politics o'erspread.
Jlow turn once more, that's the poet's cor
ner WhKt, there were no poets in those old
were wiser then go to. thou scorner!
Time never saw a year without their lays,
Aud never will. while this old earth's afloat,
l.'esp.te Hhat saucy Stedman ever wrote.
Just bete we may do some moralizing:
Poor old sheet, where are all the moving
heads
That framed jour squ bs and blest yout
advertising.
And Mosl you out so n-t-c with double
leads'.'
They ache no mon they've pased across
tbe tide.
Peace be their port on on the other siila,
lly saffron friend. I own to p our fMilinjrs,
But ou had virtue I would not ignore
You pr-uted no portraits, all pour ail ngs
Mar be condoned upon that worthy score.
Of course, i ou can't expect to vie in dress
With this here dandy ol the modern proas.
You had no phones, and you had no caole.
To tel: you things that never come to pass.
You had no telegraph near your tsHr
Yet after all you were not quite an ass.
You worked great wonders with the tools you
had,
And need not blush, my lemou v gaged lad.
Now I shall bid farewell, just I ke others.
I must make up with new tilings as they
come.
Still I sbal! regard you all as brothers,
Although, of course, you have been long
from home.
Among sucn company you may seem rude.
But, never mind, they shall not call you dude,
Weil, yea, they're beauties, sure ink and
paper
Can never go beyond this perfect line.
With due allowance for pr.de and caper.
You'll owa yourself that they are very fine.
T lay you 'part, just now, my friend, but when
I would compare. I'll bring you out again.
WHiiam l.ylt. in Detroit Free Press.
CLEVER JANET.
How Her Wicked Scheme Came to
Naught.
The Baron Sterne had married foi
love. His wife was young and very
beautiful, and he adored her. He was
rich. He owned a jrrand and stately
l t ay
castle in a most delightful part of Eng
land, and had besides a line town
house, where he and his lovely wife
could go and partake of city ga) eties
whenever it pleased them to do so.
The Baron came of a very old family.
Indeed, the first Baron Sterne
have come in with the Conquest, if the
traditions of the house were to be cred
ited. It was natural that the Baron
should desire an heir to represent the
honors of his house after him. Conse
quently when, after they had been
married over two years, his wife pre
sented him with a daughter instead of
a son, his disappointment was great.
But he dissembled it for the sake of his
dear wife, who. they told him, was in
danger of death at any moment. In
?Tite off all that could le done for her
by the most learned and skillful physi
cians in the country, the Baroness died
that evening. Not, however, without
clasping her poor little babe in her
loving arms and giving it once a
niuttier'g cares.se.-. The Baron was
almost beside himself with grief,
"rears were at first entertained for his
reason.
The child which had cost his beloved
Klfrida her life, he refused at first to
see at all. But at length an old .and
trusted servant ventured to remind him
gently that t lie dead Bsvoae had
earesed the babe 1oet the last thing
before she died.
On hearing this the heart of a father
began to throb in the breast of ilie dis
consolate hafifiend He ordered the
babe to be brought to' him, and kissing
it. said that it should be called Frida.
after its dead mother.
The nurse who held the child shud
dered at the name.
'Every otie knows that Friday is an
nnluckv dav."' she said. "and to call
the babe that will surely bring it bad
luck. Why couldn't he give it the.
whole name, or not name it for the
Baroness at all?"
But her grumbling made no differ
ence, of course. The little one at her
christening was called Friday. Now,
mm it happened, tiiis babe was not-the
Baron's child at all, but belonged to
the nurse, who was called Clever Janet
because she was H shrewd; and he
was as wieked as she was clever, for,
taking advantage of the great confu
sion and preoccupation of every body
at the time of the Baroness death. eke
had exchanged her own child for the
Baron's.
The babe which was not hers was
lying neglected at the cottage, while
she was codling her own child in
splendor here at the castle, and exult
ing in the success of her wicked cheat
The Lady Frida had every whim
gratified, and had she possessed the
sweet and gentle disposition of hei
supposed mother, would not have been
injured by it. But having the seeds in
her of evil, she grew up perverse, ob
stinate and willful. She had a fright
ful temper: she was selfish and ungrate
ful, haughty and overbearing to the
ergv ol cruelly- She was verv fond of
influence over her.
There was only one thing that Janet
would not humor Lady Frida in.
Frida had taken a fancy to Janet's sup
posed daughter Elfie, and wanted to
have her at tbe castle for a companion.
But Janet would never consent, and
that made Frida all the more deter
mined to have her own way.
So one day, when the Baron and she
i were out riding together, she skillfully
directed their course past s garden on
! the outskirts of the estate, in which a
! young girl was at work, whose grace
tad beauty were so remarkable, in
spite of her humble garb, that the
Baron stopped his horse, and spoke to
her.
He made an excuse to ask for a glass
of water, and when the maiden brought
, it, and stood with modest, downcast
eves under his glance, he saw that she
was even lovelier than he had at first
supposed. The leaf of a white rose
could not have been more delicate than
her complexion. Her hands and feet
were small, and beautifully shaped,
and she had an air ol elegance and dis
tinction that puzzled him greatly.
Frida was delighted with the interest
he displayed.
"This is Klfie, paps," she said.
"Janet s child, vos. know. She
called after the tirst part ot poor
mamma's name, just as 1 am after the
last; ami Janet loves DM better than she
does her. Is not that odd?''
"It is, indeed," answered the Baron,
continuing to gaze with mitxanced eyes
at the beautitul countenance of the
maiden.
"She won't even allow Elfie to come
to the castle for a few hours, papa,
; and I should so like to have her,'" pur
sued Frida, thinking that if she could
induce the Baron to interfere Janet
; would not dare persist in opposing her
! wishes.
The Baron promised to speak to
, Janet himself, and, as Frida had fore
seen, she did not dare object any long
er. Frida became very fond of El tie.
whose gentle temper and endearing
manners won the affection and admira
tion of all. Clever Janet strove to p
j pear cheerful as usual, but at heart she
was tortured with anxious terrors. To
I her, the maiden, Elfie, was the living
mnoro of the tokt RrnnPM. and she
UvccT in a constant dread lest the others
should remark this resemblance.
But time passed on, and no one
seemed to notice the resemblance
which so haunted and terrified the
guilty nurse. She succeeded at last in
persuading herself that her wicked se
cret, being locked so closely in her
own breast, could never get out.
About this time a young gentleman
came vi.siting to the castle. He was
called Egbert Sterne, and was the next
heir to the barony. Baron Sterne hav
ing no son. Secretly, it was the dear
BSl wish of the Baron that his daughter
and young Egbert should marry. He
had kept her seeluded from society
with thus end in view. He had told no
one of his wish: but Clever Janet had
gMSSed it, and was. of couse, more
anxious than the Baron himself that
Frida and the Baron's heir should fall
in love with each other.
She herself superintended Fridays
toilet the evening of Egbert Sterne's
rrh si; and the Baron's false daughter
had never looked so handsome before.
She HTM a verv sbowi l.e:uity, tall and
finely formed, with bright blue cy .
and a pad and white complexion that
burr? denied the beholder. Her dreei
eras rieh but simple, for Janet well
knew mat a young girl to be ctiarniing
Banal be girlish, and that therefore vel
vet and diamonds were quite unsuited
to her.
Young Egbert was a very fine look
ing, elegant and accomplished gentle
man. Knowing the Baron's desire,
and regarding him highly, hesidee not
having already bestowed his affections
on any lady, he eras prepared to like
the Lady Frida. When he li r-t beheld
her, so handsome, stately and smiling,
be showed so plainly that he
admired her that the Baron was
it lighted, and at once ma le Clever
Janet a handsome present, and told
tier how pleased he was. and that he
should never forget her devotion to his
child.
What would have been the poor
Baron'- horror had he known that the
Lady Friday was not his child at all,
but Janet's! Frida, on her part,
seemed well pleased with young Eg
Iwrt, but did not displav that extraor
dinary admiration of him which the
circu mstances appeared to warrant.
"However." thought (.'lever Janet.
"she bas never seen any one eta, and
be so handsome she can not help
loving him."
The young pair were much together,
and seemed indeed in a fair way to
make a match of it, when Frida took
it into her willful head that she must
have Elfie's assistance in entertaining
her guest.
Janet had contrived, so far, to keep
her apposed daughter in a portion of
the castle where she and young Egbert
would not be likely to meet, for she,
with her wits sharpened by guilt, sus
pected that the humbleness of Elfie's
seeming station would only make her
delicate loveliness appear the more
wonderful, and that Frida's glowing
beauty, brought in contrast with it.
would seem coarse and common. She
now resolved to remove her altogether
from the castle, and accordingly sent
her back to her husband's cottage, and
w rote him word to keep her there.
Lady Frida did not seem so angry
as Janet expected when she heard of it.
On the contrary, she turned her head
forsaken her. She was in such terror
of the injured Baron that she set oft' st
once for her own house, and she and
her husband got upon the same horse
they hsving but one and fled for their
lives.
When Frida found they had gone,
she sent Bert rand to bring them back.
For, after all, thev were her father and
the castle with Elfie, whom he had al
ready married.
' nar nnrse, wno a inn onta pernen berotra eettnea, andsnowea nerrruia The Baron sat stupefied with amaze-
. m-m mM a 1 - t . m . - '
beside trie Karon mat tiau tUc iigiiioai chattering and laughing with a hand- ment for some moments. Then sud-
i some youth, whose rustic attire be- denly recollecting that, according to
spoke His occupation but too plainly, this strange revelation. Elfie was his
while the lily-faced Elfie hung her child, that Egbert had cone to find and
lovely head like s dew-laden blossom marry her, his joy was so great that he
I beneath the ardent and impassioued eagerly forgave Frida, and promised i
glances or young Egbert. not to punish her mother. As for
I rarft and hnrror at the irhl. Thia.
then, was the meaning of Frida's in
difference to the elegant gentleman.
She had a lover already a lover in her
own rightful station, too, thought the
wicked woman, with a Juddering pre- :
sentiment of the end. She was not
called Clever Janet for nothing how-
Avpr i
With great difficulty he persuaded mor- The Baron had hastened to
tbe Baron to still leave matters in her wnte e whole story to Egbert, and it
hHn.ls and fro wv without nt-rrt.r.t- was not long before he came back to
, -( - j f-
ing the happy grnip. Hut he saw that
lw ttr f 1 1 1 ! t , in I'lnii.vl riii n-.,u 1 i-
horrified M he at the dieting state of The wedding of Bertrand and rnda
things; so he consented. x followed, and the Baron be-
"1 will send Elfie far awav into an- slowed as liberal a dower on the bride
other part of the country, where your a sue and Bertrand would accept.
heir can not nossiblv find her ' she Poor Frida, greatly changed, and
- - - ( j
said to the Baron.
"Very well," said the Baron, "only
!e not severe with your daughter El lie.
It will be sufficient to send her away.
And hero is a sum of money for her
journey, and to buv her such pretty ! chained mad ashsased wan sne, and as
is i things as women like. I feel very ten- i"nktui to te forgiven, that she he-
derly, somehow, to your lily-faced girl. . ean,e ll,,u' a d. eeut WOiea . Y.
Janet" lyer.
These words made Janet tremble. ,
She resolved to lose no time in ridding WOMAN'S BIBLE,
herself of Elfie's prec-nce, and cnt Th, Keiliarkjlhle Tjer,rv Knterpri
her away that very evening. , ltt. fo kh
Before she did .any thing further, she ; V.n few ,t. know of :l remark.
remonstrated with rnda for con vers- ,, ' , ,
L.11UJ. .:.u . . ixt. h"' enterprise thai is being under-
ing so familiarly with a person like ! . 1 '
Bertrand. But the wayward girl only I 1,1 N, w 111 tlu ilhP ot a
laughed, and seemed to think she had j f male n vision of the Bible. The
played both tbe Baron and Janet a work is being carried on in this man-
clever tries. ,lcr: in a ri-falv furnished
-But do you not see. said Janet ; rooni a, t B UlbW
mai von wi nse vomit h.ri,.ri. 11
4 j " ; r n
He is already
HnnttenKanFnnV nVnrw
"pBSnnflBKtfBpen
very humble now, was loath to profit
at all by the wrong her mother had
done in putting her in the Lady Elfie's
place. But she and Bertram! were
verv happv. As for clever Janet, so
vou go on in this wav?
more Mian half in love with Elfie."
"He may be quite, for all me,"
scornfully retorted Frida. "Bertrand
is taller, stronger, handsomer, and
more to mv mind in everv war."
Janet heard her in horror and dis
may. "Bertrand must disappear," she said
to herself; and that very afternoon she
sent for her husband, and had a long
talk with him. She found him the
more compliant to her wishes because
he knew that if he had stayed at home
end watched the house, instead of
going carousing with evil companions,
as he had done, matters might not have
come to such a desperate pass.
The next day: accordingly, he in
vited Bertrand to go hunting with him,
r rj
and led him a long war into s deep
and terrible forest, where the two.
alighting from their hordes, ate lunch
rj
together. But into the wine which
Bertrand drank the other had con
trived to put a strong sleeping potion,
so that as soon almost as he drank it
the young man lay back upon the turf
and fell sound asleep, and his com
panion galloped ott. taking Bertrand's
nana with him. and turned him loose a
long wa from his master.
A no one had seen them go awav to-
r
getter, no one accused him when Ber
trand did come back. But Frida. as
soon as she heard that Bertrand could
not be found. HsSOected lexer Janet of
having contrived to send him awav
drawing-
halt s
dozen with intelligent faces and bust
pens. Each one ha.s a cheap copy of
the Bible, which she reads carefully
and occasionally clips out a verse and
pastes it at tbe top of a long sheet of
white paj)er. The others then cut out
the same verse from their Bibles and
dinose of it in the same manner. With
this before them they begin to discuss
it in turn. One of these commentators
is an excellent tireek and Hebrew
cbolar. Another is profoundly learned
in curreut Bible criticism, while still
another has gone through with care
and has at her tingeiV ends all the
great commentaries of Henry, Scott,
Dr. Adam Clark and others. After
each verse has been thoroughly dis
cussed each woman writes under
it what she has to say and tbe
sheets are then passed ta s secretary.
This secretary is a recent graduate
from Vassar. " She cuts out this much-talked-of
verse from still another Bible,
puts it at the top of a large sheet of
paper and then appends under it the
notes of all the learned lady commen
tators. When asked what was the ob
ject of this revision, one of the ladies,
who Inspire! and carries on this tre
mendous labor, explained that they
were doing what might be called a
a feminine revision of the Scriptures.
We find." she said, "in going over
the Old and New Testaments, that
about one-tenth of the Bible touch
in one way or another, upon women.
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we wih to know whether the male
somewhere, :is w ! Klfie, :nd taxeil . readings, translations and interpret
hT with it. Wh n Janet denied it, ! tions have been strictly fair to us, and
Frida fell into the nuxt dreadful fury, j in a spirit friendly to our sex. We
and thrcau-ned to jro in .pRrch of him j and a reat many other women hae
herself, .she declared he would not ! our doubts on the subject, and so we
Mr. S. P. Joans, lumber dealer,
hag used and sold this roofing in Set la
lift. For prices, testimonials, etc., address
W. . CAMP, Agent,
111 N. Eighth St., St. Louis, Mo.
7-10d4m
Catarrh. el
-ream Balm
LY
FAM BN5
cov.0
iaai
marry younjr Hubert if h w-re a thou
sand times the H:iron'- heir. She even
avowed her inU-ntion of tellinr both
proiH) issuing what mav le called
The Woman's Bible.' On our revising
committee sit able women from Kn-
him and the baron that she loved Ber- j gland and America."
trend and would never marry any one A well-known publisher has agreed
aln to issue the revision when it is com-
Upoa this, Janet, aeetnf no other 1 by next summer the -Wo-
. i .a
way ot restraining the icitei ETirl
a
troni such rnannens, confessi'd to her
the truth alxnit her not being the Bar
on's child. Kritla would not at first
believe !er. but afterward a thousand
little eontinninir n ineinbrances rose
before her, and convinced her. She
ml silent for a long time, and Jam t
watched hnr anxiously.
Vou will marry young Egbert now,
will you not?'" she aked.
Tell me, first, what you have done
with Bertrand," said Frida.
"I have done nothing frith him."
Janet answered, lol.llv. "He has
gone awav somewhere M his own ac
cord.' Ver well: if that is true I will
marrv Egbert whenever he likes. 1
could not !ear to In: poor now, to wear
ugly, eonree clothes, ami eat eoexse
and common food.1'
Transported with joy. the wicked
nurse went now and fold the Baron
that Frida was verv much ashamed of
herself, and that whenever Kifbert
chose to ask her to marry him she
would gladlv s;iv res.
r . a
Tii at he will never do now." aid
the Baron, gloomily. "He nVifllim
that he can never have any one for his 1
wife but Klfie. and ha this moment ret
- - ' i
man 1 tsihle will tie
public. A". T. Worlii.
given to the
E. II. Mgnor, eatrral tie insjiector tor
the Missouri Pacific, ca;ue in from Warsaw
yestenlay and left last niaht fog HannihaL
JTJACOBS OH
SPRAINS AND BRUISES.
WONDEEFUL EFFECTS.
Could uol W ilk.
Mr. !iar! Jysnphi lfl Lanttn St
Sun nmnrkea,! a I (.raineif mr
ankle . Iall leonM aol walk. and tried
aimt swev jrunae knvnn, without relief,
wlien one dav a iriend aitvid me to us
st. Jnoabf oil. I dii s and was eedilf
and wonderfulSy -ured.'"
Gite Relief at once
ami Ciiee
Cold in Head,
HAY FEVER.
Sot a iJquid, Snnjf
or Powder. Free from
f SA In jurious drugs and
HAY-FEVER Ofammm.
A particle is at ot :o i into 'soatril and m
uiieeble. Price ( f at. at Ltrusgists: by ma I,
reg SlsnA I cent. Ghamlan fer. ELY BK
Oaego, N. Y.
POCKET SEAL
litmiufd r.t-i ii ( am.
Both legst were once caught m lctween
ar. severely iriiinif th-in." say- Mr. II.
W. .IohiiMn. of the i'troit. Mich . Bronra
Co.. "and my injuries re relieve! hj
the use of si. JarolM MI. This remedy
alao unl m-f a prairMtl ankle.1
out in .search of her."
Fnrioi with rape and lespair, Janet
rutmneel to Fri ia, and eoeered her
with eentnnchei for her own willful-'
nee, which had made all the trouble.
Frid had been crying when she went
in. but as soon a she hoard what Kg- j
bert had done she arose with a smile.
I am fflad to hear it.' -aid. 'l 1
will jro. too. and look fur Bertrand. i
lor I love him as dearly as Kjjbert
doe BIS. Besides. 1 am convinced
that if he has jfone awav. it i. by onie
contrivance of yours.
At this moment -oiiie one knock!,
and a letter was brought in to FriWa.
It was from Bertrand. He had not
. t , . . I aa wai nuui miu.iuu. iir- iiau 1101
away and smiled, as if at aotuethins I nruh! jn thu frtro i it... i-r
u:"u ii - . .....
and ber husband had meant he should.
a a . i . - a. x mm
Aooui a week arrer mis, me caron i,.t.i f,.,,.lri hi,.VA..uriurU.n.u
came to Janet in & terrible passion j in about a , tira(.. an1 surterinjr .
calling her scheming, unprincipled and ;great dea, witg ww Wt.arineiw ld
faithless to her trust. . Cllgir lie told Frida all about it in i
Janet was frightened. She thought the letter, ami in spite uf all Janet
an nau oeen aiscoverea. out tne could -ay. she went and told Baron
Baron made her eo out with him to Sterne the whole truth.
i uIil Scarce I Move.
Houston. Texas.
Mr. Wm. II. foyte. hlef of Fire le
imrtment. aayw : l was - r-,v injured
by a falling wait: could M-ari-ely more.
By usiiur sr. .lacoii. oiJ. mv iainiiess dis
aieared and I WM cured.
An Injurctl Hack l ured.
Kansas flty. Mo.
Mr. Frank II. Brook. Kx-ruaiuurer of
7mn. irrils: "I tooras to insert my
latch ky. when my foot tipwd frm
umler iiu- and I lell. frikinc tbe mall
of my hack nrr r.n ir(n railing I wai
IMtinfuily inj'ir.-1 .mil n.v la k was wol
en and i!is oon-l ; I u--- i St, Jaetdw Oil
several time and was promptly cured."
rnhed I nd-r a litiihliiiK.
Ml Sev.-nlh Hi . louisTttle, Ky.
While hcloiiur to rmve a frame huitd
inc of the I ity Bail way '., it Ml over
on me. pfanafn mi tie stmit'I anl
spraining my hark. I was carried horna
una iCrKeker. aaal tl- doctors attendei
roe two wn k. wle-n m it persua1el
me to us. i ."aii.l.;. oil. an-! the ialn
was soon nu- fotirelv
JAPKR BKoWbK.
THKCHAKI.F.S A . VotiKI.Ki: o . CalUmore, M4.
DjJJSTARCOUGHCORJ
FRES FROM OP TAT KM AND POISOS.
SAFE.
aunt. w-m uiui
PROMPT
ax Darwaisrs axd obaljies.
THE l HiKLlJi A. TOt, ELL CO. BaiUmoM.M.
a mm . itfnnn.
LXPCr SEAL
Nickel Plated Heal ' ter the Pof kel
for the use of Notaries.
A demand h:is lon existed for a porta
ble Seal Press, small and light enough tc
be carried conveniently about one's per
son, or toe?ononiize space in protecting it
from dust and any improper or unau
iWKaW use.
A CAR!.
Jefferson- City. Jan. 20, LS86.
1 hare examined the seal invented anc
patented recently ft is certainly th
most co'-venient, 'Heful and correct Sea
Pre lo use, and every officer who is re
quired to use a seal should have one. It
en he carried with as much ease and con
venience as a pocket knife, and answer
every purpose of the awkward, large aur
unwieldy press hitherto in use.
Michael K. McOrath,
Seereiary of State
Every 8eal Warranted.
Ortlers should he addressed to
J. WEST GOODWIN,
Sled alia. Mo.
Oko V. Lohoa. Wm. D. Stefx.
LOSQAH & S7S2LH,
ATTORNEYS AT LAW,
5-ldwir SELAUA. MO
2 DAILY TRAINS
Te WavkingMM in 28 h. jrs.
To Baltimore in 29 hours.
This is 5 hours quicker than the fastest
time iy any other line.
The VmJ Kxpres runs entire trim,
consisting of bay Coaches and Palate
Sleeping Cars from St. Louis tt Washing
ton and Baltimore nithout change.
Tne Nght Express has Sleeers through
without change. No other lire from St
Louis otie rs a double daily through train
service to the National Capital.
Palace Buflet Sleeping Cars
Are run by this I'm" on Night Express
from
ST. UMiadTO NEW YORK
DAILY
WITHOUT CHANGE IN 39 HOURft.
BEST ROUTE TO JACKSONVILLE
And winter resorts in the Southeast.
The double daily lines of Parlor Cars and
Palace Sleeping Coaches by this road from
ST. LOUIS TO CINCINNATI AND
LOUISVILLE,
Making direct connections at both points
with morning and evening express trains,
having Palace Hotel and Sleeping Cars to
Chattanooga, Atlanta. Savannah and Jack
sonville without change. No ferries or
transfers by this route.
For tickets, rates, or any particular in
formation, call on ticket agents of connect
ing lines, west, northwest and southwest,
or in St. Louis at 101 and 103 Fourth st.
J. F. BARNARD,
Pres. and Gen'l Manager, Cincinnati, L
JV. B. SH ATIUC,
Gen'l Pass'r Agent. Cincinnati.)
S. D. B ACON
Cen'l West'n Pass Agt, St. Louis, Mo.
IssolTristtD.
Capital Paid I p
Surplus - - -
$100,tK)
10,000
DIRECTORS.
F1 A. Sampson, . A. Crandall,
Vf. T. Hutchiason, F. E. Hoffman,
Henry Lamm, J. Q. Tannehill,
Geo. L. Faulhaber.
We make a spacialty of managing trust
funds, and are always prepared to furnish
safe and profitable investments. Persons
having money to invest will find it to their
interest to call on us before investing else
where. We always have money to loan on
real estate, on long or short terms, at low
rate without commission.
I Weekly Bazoo, $1 per year. Try it.
Sayings Deposits Received and
Interest Allowed Thereon.
O A. CRANDALL, Pre t.
GEO. L FAULHARKK, Treas.
OnVt : 107 Ohio St., Sedalia, Mo.
7-IS-cMawly
HRSTNaTIMaLBANK.
S 32 ALIA, MC.
Paid up Capital,
Surras,
$100,000.00
70,000.00
MM MIA &
Comer Olio and Second Street.
Cnm ewkikk, President.
DIRECTORS
C, New kirk, F. H. ( iCenthkr,
Wm. Qnwjf, A.I). Jiyneb,
J. R, BARXnT, J. C. 1 HOMPSON,
E. A. Phillips.
Thi? hank k prepared to buy and sell
Exchange on the leading commercial
point, gold, siljrer. uncurrent bank
notes, government bands and sto k
make collections, receive deposits, aud
discount acceptable paers.
We are also prepared to draw on sigh:
drafts on the principal cities of England,
Ireland, France, Austria, Prussia and
tbe other States of Germany, Russia rod
other countries in Europe. Also citiee of
the Wost Indies and South America.
J. C. THOMPSON.
Cashier.
Perfect Sight.
As thousands can testify, there is nothing
bo much to be desired as perfect sight ana
perfect sight can only be obtained by using
perfect spectacles. C. G. Taylor, oar home
optician, exercises great skill and patience
in fitting those needing spectacles with care
and comfort to tbe wearer. 12-1 Idtl.
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