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Where Veunor's frost is. j Who will care for mother now. t If Will Hoffman wenr iilnntpur-t. f 11 then! Is imy cure fur meanness. How ninny rend lids column llr.it t How tills weal her suits everybody, f Wlint luts beeomo ot Fred Murk land. f Why Tom Hlnilo keeps Iih "pttrp" tied up. t Where Ctul. Slaughter gets his lee water. t If King of the Rattmhty fiaiwcral Is happy. t Why Hrucc Karl has recently grown fo sedate, t When Leigh Irvino will to to Hrovnvllle. t What the saddest, words of Louis Imnu nrc. t How much Hilly Frame patd fur those lllleys. t If Cyrus riillhriek ha any ue for n hotel clerk. t Why L. E. ItobcrU eome tnOie Son so often. t Wb, there Is so much money In the oyster blisini'.is, t If this cool weather encourages matrimony any. t How Mur.h:il Hooton likes margins on close "eaU." t If John Curtis eonlil turn over in a sleeping ear Ijvrtli. t Where ("roves & Ferguson got their chenp Mock of'gootls. t Why lYoto-tant ministers are gener nllv tjiln anil Catholic priests fat. t How many old maids would really nay "no' if the ipm-dlon was pushed. ' t If the new editor ot the I'tcsn will .sympathize with the led-hcaded gills ttlow much Tom 1 limit imiil fnr those ducks and tNIi while out hunting last week. t If It doesn't look a little suspicion to see .lohn I'hllliriek liuving so niiieh furniture. t Why Dr. Snville Is so pnit'al to Or egon, andjliow soon ho will make his r. Idcucvhcro ngain. t If .Sam. Kulnv wi'l be county Su perintendent of Schools. t And if he Is will he. "set 'cm up." tWhy Will linstock refu-ed to be comforltd last Sunday and if he real ly enjoys the visits of n certain joum.' innn'fiom M.dtlaud. An Accident. Last Thursday about noon, ns .1 dgn AndrewMeyer.au old and highly ro spccled citizen of Hunton townsliii', was driving quito ;ti spirited t-nm of horsrs by thu publlo school miililtii" in .1.1. ..1... . . . " una-uiij 111s nurses siKiuetliy liecamol frightened at thu hilarity which seemed tn In; spnntiineotisly bur-ting trout the lungs of a fuw boisterous louts In the campus, and ran away. They plunged forward about half 11 block u hen the wiigon'wus upset nnd Mr. Mcur was thrown violently against thu ground nnd badly bruit-ed up. The horses ran but ti fliort distance further until the doubletrees wero .smashed in splinters and tho wagon pl'ed up against a feuue. Tho horses ran still further on but were finally cattaht. Thu wagon was gather ed up and repaired .5onie, and Mr Mey er convoyed to his homo by u different team. Mr. Merer is still quite sore from the bruise- received, but as no bones wero broken, it is thought Hint ho will soon be about ag-in. Obituary. Died, near this city, on Tuesday, Sept. 13th, 1881, Henry S., Sonol Eld'rr W. A. and Mary L (lardnor, aged one year, nine months and twenty-eight days. Little Henry was sick sixteen "day, his suffetiners weie intense. Ills ilfn ....... Diniit, utii. tin, inm. in u1u-.11 tuw short months, ho untwined himself into thu hearts ot thu liimlly. lie wi I bn s idly mls-ed His childish prattle will .1. . ..... .... t .... 110 longer mi uearii. nut Weep not lor turn, my brothur and sister, for tree from tho chilling blasts of earth, ho has gone to tho paradi-o of Cod, no longer 10 suiiur. Auoiuor 01 i-.ann's pure, .sweet tlowers has been tiansplnnteii ' from earth into the ttarden of (iml tibovo to bloom in immortal ewei-tnes forever. Anotuor precious jewel lias been gathered Into Heaven's vault which will Bhino with renewed brightness when time cuds and the great eieuiity liegtns. Krothur and sister (iarduer liavo tho tympatliy of thu ontiro coin iiiunlty in this sad hour of nllltction, nnd to them" we tender thu sympathy of our poor heart, nnd pray (Jod to b ess nnd comfort their sorrowing hearts, David Wktzki.l. I.awusdalo musiin, yard wide, "julv 9 cents, at A. (iold-borgS St. Joseph. Calico, latest styles, only fi cents a yard, ut A. Ooldsburg's St. Josph, Mo. fiS-y Every lady should call and see our beautiful line. of .(ilngliams. They lire cheap by Kreek & Watson. BSyXow styles In Kreek & Watson. Huts, nnd caps at HEADQUARTERS For Latest novelties in Dross (iooiIs, Ladles' nml (tent's L'n dorweur. Vall.?os,. otn. U 1 HEESHBERCER HHBEfiUf CASH 1IUVH U)W UOWN AMOS CaWlK'S J ho lnrsest lino of Hoots nnd .Shoes, Hiitsnpfiind (icnt's l-'itrnlshinggooils Corsets only 20 cents, worth AO, ut A. Coldsberg's St. Joseph, Slo. Public gaie. I will sell id l'uhllo Salo on my farm 2 miles northwest of New I'oliit 011 the Mound City road, on Ifittiirctiiy, Ksilemliei-, a I, IHftl, Tho following described property, to-wlt 1 00 acres of Com. 1 span mules. 10 hands high, 1 horse.1. a inlh-li cows. 2 calves. M head stock hogs, it .stand hecs. 1 wag n and 2 net nf ILirnvss. nml nil in farmliig le-pleineiits. All my Household and Kitchen Furniture. II. II. IIIIOCKSrANV i.Our llmi of Notions Is completes In every Uotnl and are reuiarknbly low li prleo hy Kreek & Wutson. ALL OVER THE COUHTY. Conitiij;. ' t.nvety w rather. WII.. Iiow's V. II. bo's girl? Wo hml 11 IiIk til"'' Sunday. 1). I!. I)4i!tl lint titiirlicd from Wyrlnlnjt. Mr. Ilva Noel l lilliiK filfiiiW In l'i inlint. t'. T, lit)h r h:i kmiic eat to UH. Ills p.i ti Mi, Little llcilha llonton lias been very 111 fur tuuudh.-i. The elevator Is so crowded they have to run tiny ami nlithi. I wiiiitiljiet plica dollar If tic uont a'oiig. o would lie, -.s;t, I'anl. Vliflt VHIMtiiuit In know I10W tlinl 1'iili'iit I. -All Jennie Swim of Tat Mo was In town one il;t lut fel;. say hadn't the Hoard of TriisU-is hcttcr meet iiimI mljcurit. Mini t:is Hint two In one day N plenty unit couldn't ldini'l(, TIht" was a piod show In t'.nn-e'i church lat TH-vlny i It un jtooit, Mrs Flint I1111 .n-tnmcd f mm Nrliratlksi, uhi-te slit- 4nili"i'ii iMIiiijt ftlt-liils. - .hulxc 1 ::i rl tiir lumber kltift lias sold his mill to some p.-irlUs In liulo, Nebraska. ' I in woiiih-r 1 1 ; 1 1 ninVcs lilm thliih that wiisaweddliiKliiil -I don't care Just mi Loonunl II!,,-. It. I Ittli" l'tlt Walters lias puri-h:iifil jiroper- I ty t'iat..li.lni llr.nl) llvi-il tn ; ;uc hi 11 .tired of IUI11K nloiie, I'rlt'.' M irslml.llonion was out on the streets S.it urtay ; li" -in lie is notalralil of a KuUe.lint lie neverilld like a iiiule. - I ay iniisti r Torn, what made ynn r.ill olf thf mule. Saturday niornli.t!. No wonder old tmy I lie attractlili was 011 the lde 3011 went OMT. .-herl(T l'ram was hero Inuklnn aftc'r a thief that had been rohMiu; Hi" rnlluuil dim puny 1 he Rut his man ntiis he U happy the sherllT we nil mi. -Mr. Henry .Miller of Ike fit 111 of S. W. ft Co., hasRone to St, L ulls nvd (loin there tn tihica- itotopiiichasei:ods for their Iiuro store at 1 I.VI.f... .. I.I..1. I. ..1... .1 I I Hen and Milton predict Unit e liotloinlles are roIiir to have anotheMPerllow roon. Our pra.ers are lien tlru jeu are olf. Our wishes ureal present fur uevt sprliiR. rain nine ecry thire weeks nnd fnrnicrs lint rc ilNcoataccd. A linitnl and cowardly assault was iiinde upon the Hie of ur clllcli lit maislial on Tne. day ef last week hy 11 jchiir mini (mm Atchison county l.y the milin; of . I elf Almcll. It seem-, that AiircII In company w llti two or three other roughs were dilnkliiR and eaton-iiiR nioiind, when MaHial Ilootoii madeh. :ip" ur nee .md told them lit wnnlutiiTcsi llnin if they did not keep quiet, wheivilpon Ali!.'ll I lit fiivit In t ft dn-W It knife mid c..iiiiieiiTd MalililliR the inariliat. The llr-.t stroke he made who a dilve .it his lo-ait. mid the next ho linlictliled the 1 hhulo In uls neck almost scvciIiir the Jiuulnr vein. AiircII was iIiIIiir a mule and h.id all th -1 adviint.i.'c. llooton was Immediately taken to his residence and for awhile It looked rather crltlc.il for htiii : Inn ho Is around again anil at tenilhiRl'o his dutlej. njell imnle Ids ex-ape at the time hut has sli.ee sunt nth-red him self wavliijj 1111 examination, rIvIiir hnud In the sain o. soii rr appcuii.iu-'j at tlu- in-M tct-in I""""""" 1 1 of tho clu iili e I'm . Mailiul lloi.ton lies manv friends In CoiidnR who are rIiuI to know that wound was not more cilmis. OnuKNi-ieui.i:,- Kliic fJrovo. We had a sllxhl snow fall last Friday. 'I'lu-ru isvuij llttlelnlivat ucliur sown this f. Win. S.uidcrs has removed with lit -1 family to Nemaha county, Kauris, A lart'-nneiimt of rjelihelng sown. It Is regarded lis more rellahle. several land buu-rsttrc liilhls leuilty lool: ln for Imium. Mot o iliein wl lu.-deie are Iroiii Illhtl. Spoculal'T-i are utletln-.' loe for tho new corn Inllieeillioiitlit-fiirm. No one li (-iitMliiR. at that ll'iire. Notwithstanding-the recent heavy i.ilus we nave nan. lie: Rroiuiii is still very diy. as tltwu uho are tiylii); to p;ow can li-tlty. A. stallnrd 1ms returned from SI .losepli .lames Wagoner has sold Ids line rami Just east nl tho drove at HUM per nriu. II. L. Alien has tendered his resRunnn as postmaster here. It Is thoiiRht the oML-e will heills.-outlnucil. The pr,.M of other hilllie-.s caused Mr. Allen to reslRii. A. II. nnd W. M. Co-ton. iSiinuc Vojnp have pine 10 Kansas to take a Ihk hi Hie country: the two hitter will remain there If thi-y fliid a place to uli. I -Corals ilpciilns Kph-ndidly and will aver ! aire fully a li.tlf crop. .Much 1,1 ire Ulirlntfcut iipowniRt., me (.i-iclty of wild or nr.ilrle hav 1 111111 nearly ever one s sowhur tlinothy for ! pasture ami iuiaih.w. ivopie now eowhst a sad mlstaU'- they tuadhlii tircaklug all ot tladr j prairie and relying on outside range. Smith. paMor of thu l're-be- l!ev. Miller. teriau church of till city, will preach his farewell sermon next Sunday nbrht. e under-tand he intends to remove to St. Joseph with ids excellent fatnl'v. The Colt Shaw. Agrcenb'o to announcement, Kl'as Kundur&Son gave to tli public last Saturdav, at Howell's stalilo raids, in the city 01 Oregon, nnd exhibition ol lust Spring's colts, sired by their Xor- 1 man stallion ''Splendid," Imported by wiron t.v i;o Illinois. Tho object vs, of courso. to advert! 0 their horse, and as no entrance fco was charged, and quite liberal prntnluuis offered, thoru was ft considerable number of colts on tered, nnd quite u lively interest maul icsteti in tho ilisilny. The colts, with their rcspeetivo dams, were arranged In something of n circle in thu interior 01 tho l it, ami in thu center Mood the sire of tlte colts, ".Splendid," hini'o'f, arraigned to n sulky, tho seat of which was oc upicd by 0110 of tho keepers, jouhg Keuilev George Mclntyro, Matthew fielyln and Tr'uib ( oioliind were chosen jnd" es, and nflnrnmtu odultheratloii award ud tlio lihiu ribbon, llivt prixn, :,, to a colt tlm property ol Thomas Curtis; rod ribbon, sr nnd prize, $10, to n colt belonging to Unhurt Patterson; mid thu whitu ribbon, third prize, tn u (.t owned by James Curtis About one Hundred men wmo jircsent, soino of whom had come 11 dUtnm-uuf murothan llfteen mllos. PnMi Sale immumm 1 will sell nt puhllii auction .111 my rnrm 3 Cn-ck.m.' " U' '"U'hl ? l&y Nidiiidny, iiciobcr I, jskj, Thu following di-v.-iihcd property, to' wit i 2 cows ami calici. 41 head lioits, J'tirinliiii Tmplvnit-nts, Household and Kitchen I'lunltiiru. auo Inwhels coin In Held. A -Mumo wiinn, ' Terms. -f.-. and uiulvr, cash 1 Over as a credit of 11 mouths w II he given, puichuso. glvh i m it. Wlthapiiloii-il secuill 'oiiiote bASt'J, BKt'ltlHT, STRAYED. from my pen, one largo hlack sow with a fow small white spots ; lower part of face wIiIum l.-trirft loll n:trj t Imiu 11 I'm.,, lilnolr tuu . ..i.:' peculiar 1 tail cut oH half way 1 will wiWh aou rioiindsorinoreiwlll havn pigs In a or i weeks from the thno hn left j win rats, il a pe: hy T. II. IliiriiH of I'orcst City, Amono lliiillug her find leitlng me know or reliirulng hffr to my rt-n-Idence at Mn Henry Watson's will he ilhcrally lewiinled, HI), KI!!IItlJL. PERSONAL AMD SOCIETY, OroRon. l'rof, W, V, Drake was In town atonilny. I'.llns It. 1'ciuiy and wife wrro vlsllhiis In Oregon lat week. .lames Keetn-y l tMtli'ff Hi. daughter In f lTcnintit comity, I v.va, Henry Thorns ol Craltf win" vullllip (ico. P. I.uol:linrilt,lnst Sntiu.lay. MIh ('utile Anderson v.lll rcluru the cmiiIiir wed; from lurvlittn Illinois. W. II Caritll of Wcsthoto, U anions hl frlimli hi Oregon and trinity. Ili'tuy Itraily m irtnnied fmtii lCanas lirliwIntitiN Ih'-ml f cuttle with lilln. li-s Curie AiiitrNoti will ntuiiit the Art Sehoolof Clevehilid. Olil'i, this f ilter. .1. (I. TooLfey of Kurliei Is Vlsltinj; his son who rosldi'fln l'lillllin county, Kiiiisi'k .Marshal llooton nf CurnliiK, e.illcd na us .Mmnlay and we werv vlishtglad to scf him. .Mls Nettle (lardiicr hasreltirneil. to St. .To eph after a wei'k' lslt nmoiiKirelntlvei and Mends. Cne limit of Cralc l'tlt la Us iii'P.ir,iuce Tuday, after tin extended tilp threiiuli Smith em Kiuisiis, I.. K. .MuKoWrisnt Maltlnliit was III OrcRnn Sunday we know why he came, hut we don't like to tell. IM. It. Itun Mull mid his necomjilMicd iiniieitrer, iau .1. were 111 our cliy a any or W n,, Wl,e. -Mr. A. roiuctt mid his neeomptHhed daiiRli ter fr..ia White Cloud. Kansas, vUre lltlim Orecon last Siiinlay. Ihnryll. iliod.Hinn.iin old unit hhiVlyre spirted cllli.n of New Point wL'l remove to n.illi."oii Ivtrltorv rlp. r..lehush''r of Illinois. -w taken heneh Iti Hie harness and wmjlucy cstnlillsli menl of Dan M. Martin. '1 -?.fr. mid Mis. Neudoif of ft. .TosephTspnit a hrlef peitlo'i of their hoiieyuioou with friends and rel.il lies In OresiH liu.t Wc'ek. -.tani"s Wilson wlio ienioedti Unnsas tn;t sprlux. has rMu tiled to old Holt a, id ho now ll.'.M 'illii. Imi.n nil. .11 t 11... ..., tr,.t .wi f..i... n'...! J, , t.- ..llMlll-.il-. arell-lllnj! II. II. Ilrecl.niau of :few Points they will accomimuvkliu to Wastihii'lVtillory, - Mrs. FoMer of ltluelow. has tal;-)ti chnrjie of her recently purehas-d hold In Utuest City. Mr. Hums and family will remove to St..loepii. Mkss Mary Vnlillusktilt and Miss Carrie Cowan left Tuesday nwrnliu'- for Cliiclniiatl, Ohio, wle re they will attend ilm Const rvatur of Mush-. Miss Mlra Moore, an InterestlD-t youni: Miss fiiun White (.-nnd, Kansas, Is jittein'.ltis our No.i.wl selinol . (. win make her lionie with Sirs, and Sir. Clink Irvine. .1. A. Stay took hi dcpailttro last Stondav. f.irNew-Mexleo.wheri.'lie has hci ctiRiWd lo t il.i-eliari;eof imeho-il. lie Is a-wiathy yoini iuiiii rtut won en t to lose lilto. .LSI. V.'iii'cli and wife niu' 1eorRe ilucli-li-son nnd wife of Maltiandnecoiupavded hy Mrs ltlt.-hl -of St. doseph were emaiiR their hotts of ftlelids In Oiej-oa last Simditv. Jack. Tltaitrri put In nil nniiij.-iranee ninnm- his frh-nds last Hntiirdiiy. Ilo to'd "the Imjs" what he knew a'-out New Mclc-. lie Is liow located at lV.lifa. Atchison coieity, Mo. We did not know for a ccrlal ity that Char lev IVIer h.id (handed his residence null! lie orih red Till! CfNTV l'.M-IIU. lie Is now III the wholesale lmiu of .1. S. 3'itttaln & Co. Sl..ln.si-ph. Thompson Fraier nf St. .Tineph ram" up last Saturday and took u look: ar our Court llmiso. Hiipotlntendcnt Zoolc showed him around, otherwise he would Iluvo heen lost ainniiir thus' hioMind v:illes. Miss .I-niile lli-.rker, the talr-ntcd vncillkt or this city was vMtlnt; fi lends In OreRon hist wck. Jllss .leniilc Is not only a tlno sliiRer hut 1111 aeeoinpllsheil ymuiR lady 111 many other respccl. .fi-hfoii CkiiiiiIixi. Willie .(Hik h-is accepted a. position with Zonk & .lewell of Falif-ix, iiud took his di pirttuo for that plae Moadav last, where he will at mice enter upon Ids dutlo;-,. Our hand hojswlll play "Willie wel.llvi Yoa" Sit real, eatnost. Monad Ojy. Mr.i. T.Inxlov.- is visiting In K-msas city. Mrs. Holu-rt'Cralg Is the gncs! ot her sister. Sirs. An (tin, -Mrs, KaVaimu-rh of fliaham Is vMtmg .Mound City tin. rfiosf nf Mn. Itrlli't. Misses tieiwituiti .Iul-i Ketriug wl-.n have heen visiting at S.ivaim ih nre agaln'-hmoe. Mrs. Itlgjeri h.is Ix-cn speniutt" the saminer In li-.stern Penn.sylvnnln-w-is nf. Chantaiiiia wiKu nr me time or the National School C-uiveiitluii. Sunday Torost City A f-slilo'mhlo wedding mwh, Major Kclley has returned to I'orest cltv. I.. M. iraull Is visiting his otd home In Ohio. Mrs. Ira li-eme returned home last Thnrs- ll'tV. -Weh Rinlth has hern quite sick for a few days. -Miss Canon left for Atchlsn-i Monday fer 11 short visit. -air. rrauu wells ntthn "lied Trent Store" Is ipille dlcl: with fever. -Mr. and Mrs Tiiinna. fnrinerly of this placo are visiting friends here.' -Mrs. Jtary Weber and (huchtcr left for Masvllle last Thursdav, where they expect to vMt a fi-w-'vec-l'.s, Web finlth and wife of Forest Cltv. scent Satmdav and Hniiday last la Oregon, guests of Kraiuipa ami grandma Mes. Henry Sllntoii. one of upper I.'oII'k most honored citizens, was on our Mrects last Nat unlay, shaking hands with his many friends hero. -J. St. Voi-d, onejolnt (at least) la tic hack bono of Fort st City, has been tpilte sh-k the nasi lew ui.ys. Wo are frlad to chroah-lo tho iai-1 iii-it ne is now eoiivalen-lng. V.'lll Sllntiin and C.eorun Ilaldwln return pit Monday from an extensive business trip through .-ti. Muni, iiiwn, ami Illinois. They have pur chased an lmmenso stock of goods.' Charles (linve.snecomp.-inledby (leorgc S!e- itoim-j-.ir., 01 Jioiiiiu i-uv, eami) liiine. riunday oritvioit visii, .nr. .Miiinney came Iosco what arramteiut'iits coul.I bo iu-ideiibo-.it enter I'iglntopaitne bhlp with the proprietor of our louiuii-y. Rtiiriilng Thr.nka. KniToits CountvI'ai'ku: Allow mn through the columns of your vnlunblo pnper to thank my many fi lends for the kindness they exhibited townrds myeelf and family during my Into misfortune that 1 received at tho lunula of Juff An goll. As it Is no worcu than it i, I am glad It happened, lor I now know that I have- got some us good and true frionds ns any man wants; and It'c.voty olllcur In tho Statu hail the satno cnuotiruge ment that I have got, Jlissouil would soon lie the leading State sor law uud order. II my wound does ns well in tho tittuie ns it has done tho past week, I will be on duty very soon ngnln, nnd I shall do my duty ns an oflicor without four or favor, but I shall never tako any mote ciiunces ot losing my lllo ns I did n few days 11 go, nml it will bo well for all parlies 111 sympathy witli tho rocent cowardly tu t; that cnuio very near end ing my life, to bear this in mind. Again thanking tho citizens of Corn- lug klnuty, 1 will conclude by toiling my many Ivlemls tluit my pon fails to toll tho gratitude towards them and their images will ulways enshrino the wnlls of my memory, nnd that I will nlwnya bo n friend to Corning nnd her citizens until death. Sincerely Yours, John A Hootkn. Gatrrerinq n irse MILKS OF SHKLVIXO I TLL OK Fall Fabrics and Novelties AT- Oorsaut & Meyer's, 3vEOTJIsrXD CITY, Who cordially Invite this peoplo of Holt nnd Lower Atchison counties to visit their mammoth storo and sec the most elegant stuck of G-BMBBAL DRESS GOODS CLOTHING, . llools and Shoc, lint nnd Cups, etc., over placed on s.ilo in Holt cnunty. VVo only ask an Inspection of Goods and Pricos. FARMERS I'm 1 IT? KA K. tv. jrtlk.i 1 CTA.S BWIITQ & CO., SUCCHSSOIfS.VTO i)KALi ( GENERAL V9 desire to oail-,Spcclnl Attention to J- -JS a zm boots, mm, 1111 s daps, Queensware, etc., which are now being reeoived, nnd extend a cordial invl tation to nil, to call and examine, our goods before purchasing WE AUK AGENTS KOlt THE SIIillTI WIS! BOOTS ffl SHOES, ot which wu have 11 largo stock of nil grades. Country Produce tukuiiin excliimge for goods tit. hikest Market; Price. vTA.S- BWI1STG- & CO., 3IAITLAND, MO., PI15 Uoiiuv desirous of Closinfi' s of-Vur i'or Sale my Entire the building' known ns THE EB FRQfiT BJOE, knd nil improvements. I nUo wish ty situated in onn of tho best location1? In tho cltv, Also 11 number of other lots In thu city and botli improved nnd ttni'iinroved fiirms In Holt county. I'or full particulars apply to W UBI- STERRETT, FORD So THE HUM FOREST Aro now prepared lo filiow tlio Boots Slices ISfl SilII J&B H WW U -JJS WSXV CLOTHING -S25S Hats and Gaps, Notions, Etc., Etc., Evor offered in Holt county. "Wo nlo havo a full lino of Glass nnd Queens ware. Wo bellovo Hint wo have tho largest lino of Ladies' nnd Misses' Fine Shoes. Cull mid examines goods. Wo will not bo undursold, F. Henshaw & Co., AVholosttlo nnd GjJFLttJ-G- ESS Buggies, Phaetons and Spring Wagons, 318 and 220 Third Street, ST. JOSEPH, MO. rgywmvFKN uacon and pacific houses. S 4r. TP - :ns ix ID n i l n a k j our lartjo an J well select u stock cf li II U H s.ii y. "L 3 C3. A T IP li for Somebody! Out my Ilusiuess in Oregon Stock of fJotnls to;vvtliur with to sol! lho building known ns the SMITH. UK CITY, IO.. public tho best and largest stock of Itetall Donlers in SOAXDAL-SrON'OKtlH. For Tiir. Coc.VTV I'.M'kii, Do yon hear Ihe scandal'iiioiiBCM I'asshu by, llreathhiK poison In a whisper, In a sIrIi? StoviiiB caulloiisly nnd slow, .Suilllag sweetly as they go t Never noisy glldltin smoothly llko a snake, SlippliiK here and slIdliiK there TliriniKh the lueadowd fresh and fair, Leaving suhllo el 1 1110 and poison In their wukc Saw you not the scandal monger As she sat, Meaning hrlc,1itly'ncatti tho roses On her hat? tn her dainty gloves and dress, AngcMlkc, and nothing less, Seemed she casting smiles and pleasant words llhoilt, Oltce sheslirngnod and shook her head,', ltal.sed her eyes and nothing said, When you spoke of friends, ami yet it left n doubt. Did you watch thu scandal-nmnger At the hall, Through the music, rhyming, beauty. Light and all'.' Sieving here, and moving there, In a whisper tight as air, Casting sJmdowH on a sister woman's fame .lust a whispered word or glance As she floated through the dance, And a doubt forcvet hang upon .1 name. Von will find tho scandal-mongers Kverywhere 1 Sometimes men, often women, Young and falri Yet thelrtoagues dip foulest slim", Ami tlu-y spend their leisure tune Casting mud oa those who ellnih hy word and Worth.' Shun them, shun ihcni as you go, Shun tlitm whether high or low, They are hut the cursed serpent of the earth. rlllY Your FnrtilOilng (Jond.s, Nats, Onp, Hoots npd Shoes nt Amos Csistlu'.s The Drouth. Mr. Clark Irvine, who has just re turned from tin extended trip through Illinois, Ohio, Kentucky nnd Tcnnc.s.'eu, wns interviewed last week and gives tho following briol'aeeount of the terri ble drouth in tlml section of country. Hus-nys: " When I pafsed through the centre ol the great corn growing region Inst duly, about thu 21th, nnd through Kentucky and Tenncsiee about August 10th, I found the wholo region suffer ing under the drouth. I havo reports Ironi moit of tliu counties I have pu-s-cd through tin to tho 10th of this month, nnd with thu exception of por tions of Missouri nnd llliuo s and somu small regions el-owhcre, no rain has yet fallen. In most of the counties of Tennessee unit Kentucky and In vcr.i many of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois uud .Missouri peoplo aro now suffering, for lack of food nnd wn'cr, very great in convenience. J11 some counties tlio-o who uro able 111 0 Importing grain rl ready. Wo of Northwest MNsouri nre lit the best cnudiou of uny people in all the region I havu mentioned, yet tlicio nro many peoplo hero who have not enough to feed their little stoel: through tho winter. The following report by two men who have tinvoled on horse bacl; through tho West during the past six weeks will give some idea oi how things are. WKAiiv tii,vi:i.i:i:s. Lr.xiNdTo.v, Ink., -'ept. !). To-dny thero passed through this town two men, lather unit sou, m roulc via (.in- ciumiti to their homo ut Amu in, in Clermont count', Ohio. Tho ta: liur, whoso name is W. C. Meti.ll, wo found to bo a very iuterigetiL man lie nnd his son started west hist October pros, pot'tlfg for u plueo to emigrate to. Af-tiii- t-ecing many places they stopped at Hastings, Nebraska, u towii of twenty- Itvu liumtrcu lnlmbltJiil 111 tlio ceuter of the .State. Thoy left tluit place -lx weeks iifjo to-day mounted on broncho 1..... '11 t. .'.1 .1... c... ah.. iiwi.-iy. t iitvtt.ti tilt) Mtittu ti itlin soiiti at St. Joseph, nnd crossed the Mksottri river four times. Commenc ing with Nebraska they passed through Kansas,' Missouri, Illinois and Indiana. About otic-half of tho timn they wero compelled to cuiup out, the inhabitants along their route not permitting tiium to stay. Tlie greatest suffering from drouth was lound to bo It) Illinois, (tlio'r route was from St Louis to Vincennes, lud.) tho inhalntiints of many of tho counties that ho passed throu.'h will liavu to beg assistance! from tlio State this winter. All tluit could get nway from tins devastated country wero go ing, nuil that was by hundreds often, not knowing where they would goto, and with nothing to goon. In addi tion to Hie drouth lu Illinois is thu chinch bug which is destroying thu fod der. Thoy urn jo thick us to entirely cover tho stalks, and when mashed have tho flavor of hud-bugs t He says a man going there can buy land very low in deed, uud llvt'Ptticli ut his own pnoo nearly. Ilo described thu manner in which tho chinch bugs were fought by tho farmers. Thoy would plow u fur row around a field nml (ill it with stitiw niid,whi'ii ybu ditch became, full set the straw ultru, tho bugs not boing able to ulluib tho perpendicular part ol tlio furrow 'ould gut i-laugliterod by mil lions. These men tound it ottun dilll cult to get water many times having to i.itt. it il ... CIjAIIK PIIILIiKIOK, VASIIIONAllU: and HAIR CUTTEK, OREGON, MO. ii,.i.n u.n.i.n lruoniit full in- vites tlnlpatroiiaKO of tliosd having nnythliiK In tlio JlmlJiT, UairC'uttldK KUuintiounliiK 1 d.. I! Aj ft o nicy at Law, ottKaoy, mo. Will 11 uetl iln nil the courts ot Missouri. , iul collection hiislnesi 'iitomntly iitti-iided tti iieai e Ofllco ovcr'Hchillto Ilros Btoro., E. J. KELLOGG, A T T O It N E Y AT LA W , OUAIO, MO. Will nrnctlee In nil tho courts nf MlmeiuU Item estate anil cullectliiK luislncbS. promptly attended tn. ALEX LOZO, . Anil Art Gallery. Cor.5th&,Follx, ST. JOSEPH, Mo. All Wnrlc Wnrrmitcil. MADE HAPPY ! Everybody within tho borders of Holt t on nly can bo happv If they sij deolvo. Howl 'iy by Interviewing us nnd learn ing our juices on Piece Goods, Huts nnd Cups, nnd (Irocurlqs. HERSHBSRSER & ANDERSON. DO YOU WISH to snvo money in llm piirchnq of your Full or Winter pioth ing. your Hoots nnd Shocslt Ir you do, we plainly tell your, to call on us nnd be convinced. IIERSHBERGER & ANDERSON. Dry Ootids, tho cheapest lit tho city, tit A. Ooldsberg's, St. .Joseph, Mo. All wool ynrn 05 cents per pound A. Ooldsberg's, Si. Joseph, Mo. , nt CnnUm Fhinnol, nt 7 1-2 crnls nt A, Ooldsberg's, St. Joseph, Mo. Fancy AIpneca, 10 nnd 12 1-2 cents iv yard ut A. Ooldsberg's, St. Joseph. Ladles nnd children's heavy hoco nt. 10 cents per pair to 'jo hud only ut A. Ooldsberg's, St. Joseph, Mo. Marble Oil Cloth A-1 wido only 20, cents ut A. OoUMierg's, St.Joseph, Mo. Do yon wish Dry Ooods nt button; prices, go to A. Ooldsberg's, St.Joseplu Cheviot Shlrtlnss, 5 cents n ynr nnd up, at A. Ooldsberg's, St. Joseplul KSuSnmo peoplo uro In tlio habit of buying their elm lung in larger cities. This i nil wrong because Kreek & Wat son will sell you your clothing ut just us ronsonnblo figures CGT Our stock of Hoots nnd Shoes is very complete nnd n' prices' within the. roach ol 11 1. Sold by Kreek & Watson. "X&iNcw ftylus in Qttecnswnro nt Krooi; & Wnlion's. cnyOur line ot (irocorio is now nml complete nt lowest prices by' Kreek fe Wat-son. CSf-Now Full Styles in Dress Ooods; Inrgo Hock, low 'prices by Kreek i& Watson. IfRHIT At Private All mv Household and Kitchen Fur niture, (if every description, Is now ot tered sit private sale. I'm tics wishing to buy will please call and exninlno. whatever llioi want. Among the urtl o'es not yet .-old aro two bureaus, largo book-ease, Jive bedsteads n largo amount of bedding, marble nnd woi.ib en top wash stands, about 25 ch.ilrs, sewing machine, several e-irpets,n com p etc oultit of Kitchen Furniture, in eluding cook stovo; four heating stoves, 2 r "eking chairs, cloe'is, pictures, etc. JOS'" Also my I'lnlghnl'iano, uud im excellent ltefrlgerntor, nearly new; unrt, about 200 volumes of b oks. manv of which nre rare woiks in tlio Ourman liinguago. I have, nlsn, about 25 perfectly pure, I'lyniouili Hock chickens, which will be sold very cheap. Itoo-tersOno Dol lar apiece Everything must bo sold within tlio, next twenty days, as I will rotnovo from Oregon tho last week in this mmith.' Terms, Cash. W. W. Davhnpout. DON'T FORGET IT Wu havo just received n very largu stock of Olassware, Qiieenswiiro, Tablo nnd l'oek 01 Cutlery, which will be sold on close margins. HERSHBERGER & ANDERSON Per Cent. Money TO LOAN Fov n short or long period on Improv ed Fnrnis. Have lor salo 12,000 acres. In a body of choice llottom Land, 1 1-2 miles south of Mound City ; will leaso, I'or grazing. May lie seen at Mound' City' every Saturday uud nt Crnig, Monday each weok. Address. J. FOSTER MARSHALL, Real Estate Agent, Oregon, Mo. Da, 1110, sol, fa, mo, ra, do Do no forgot your musio lesson. T. S. llindo now keepf a fctock of sheet niusle. Lovers of fine stock should call-, and see Hint (i no thoroughbred Jersoy Hull nt the farm of W1.1. A. Onrdnor. OSTLY LISTEN!' Our stock of Hurdwavo mid nnd Implements Is tlio largest in Holt county. Wo wo can make It 1111 Inducement to you 10 puronnso irom HERSHBERGER & ANDERSON. THE Frazer & KicDonald, BANK, FOREST CITY, tl, rpilANSACTS a general ha X Hells exehainru 011 tliu eh IIUSlllPHS r M' H'. mih ..u.llj-l-, .tUTMY.T-(l(lrCMt (U deposits when left tl s.-i-eKU-cl time, Cullectlwis. reeelvu ciurhil ntti-iilloii, United Htitttw mid Kuioiie. AlltiwiNlntcrest of II. 11. TI-lM'Ifll OHO. WKIIP.lt. I'll l!HI HUNT, (UHIIIK1I. BroStAffoinory & lloockor, BANKlS tAKI) 11 no KE KS, OUl'.dON, MISSOUltl, Ian Money, Hay Notos. Draw Drafts on nl nrli-lnalcitlus, and ColleotiMis promptly miulo ray luxes fur non-residents 1 1.011ns nouotlnted . 11 real estute, uud lavestineiits niadu n fiivoru ble terms, hiteiest allowed tin TI1110 Deposits. J. T. Thatchor of Oregon, Mo., has a suro euro for fo. ver and ague. Wnrrnnted to cure or money rofujidud. Sunt by mail on ro. cnlpt of prleo, One ounce bottle, 70. two ouhcii bottle, 81.25. SURE Sale!