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It Was an Eye-Opener.
'Si O, A ,kV
LOBDCHTJBOHILL'S ACTION IN THE
HOUSE OF COMMONS
OEEATES A SENSATION.
The Propriety of England Flaying Second
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I-iONDON, Dec. fi.—Lord Randolpli
Churchill's-ectlon in the houge of com
mon? this evening with regard to
what is known as the Suuklzn movement,
created quite a sensation and opened tho
eyes of the government to the certainty
that it will co hard with them if they
attempt any operations in the Soudan.
Keceiving a flippant reply t-o his very nat
ural and extremely pertinent questions
from-Mr. Stanhope, secretary of war,
Ixrd Churchill suddenly moved an ad'
journment, ID ordor, as lie Btated, to en
ablo discussion as to the propriety of
sending to 3uakim a small British force
to play Becond fiddle to the Egyptians.
The motion was wholly unexpected, and
Lord Churchill's action plainly indicates
that even the Tories revolt against
the government's recent tactics in Egypt.
The Parnell Investigation.
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The freedoUi of the city of London has
been conferred upon Prince George of
A split has occurred in the Bonlanger
party which is rapidly developing into
King Milan has ordered that ex-Queen
Natalie shall henceforth be! known in
Servia merely as Natalie DeKeohko.
After an animated debate in the honse
of commons on the motion to reduce
the amount of the appropriation for the
expenses of the Irish secretary's office,
it was rejected by a vote of 288 to 180.
The commercial bank of Odessa has
ordered^ on behalf of the government of
Montenegro,, the construction of twelve
gnnboats at Nicoiaieff, the contract
stipnluting that the vessels shall be
completed by April next.
The Prussian emperor drove out
Tuesday, his first outing in ten days.
The court oircular announces that the
state of the emperor is pefeotly satisfac
tory and asserts that during his confine
ment he attended to his official work
Mr. Bobert Gent Davis, the disgraced
Tory member of parliament for South
London, has positively refused to resign
his seat. He declares that- upon his re
lease from jail he will lay the accusa
tions'against him before hta constituents
and let them decide whether Or not he
A National Section Measure
Deo. R.—The Parnell com
mission to day agreed to adjourn on Fri
day next until Jan. 15. At to-day's
session several witnesses testifed to va
rious cases of- boycotting and. outrages.
On cross-examination they said
they knew of people who had
written threatening letters to themselves.
They also admitted that the national
league denounced the outrages. Secre
tary Walsh, of the Kild'ermagh branch
of the league, County Muyo, testified
that by direction of the league several per
sons Were boycotted for refusing to join
"the plan of campaign." The witness, on
cross-examination, admitted he had been
charged with pilfering the funds of the
League and had been expelled from the
jl1- Cleveland's Message il'
land's message to congress Is still a
prominent subject of discussion, com
ment and criticism, both in and out of
political circles. The paragraph begin
ning, "As we view the achievements-of
aggregated capital," etc., attracts the
most attention, and is regarded as an
entirely new departure in the composi
tion and scope of state document, the
significance of whioh it would be impos
sible to exaggerate.
vF^TUnnh Ado About Nothing
Dec. h. —It is stated upon the
highest authority that the large increase
in iiritish naval strength, which the ad
miralty officials have promised with an
air of self-satisfaction, manifestly .inT
tended to convey the impression that the
supernumerary of the British navy has
once more been established beyond dis
pute, really amounts only to the ad
dition of three iron-clads, two barbettes
and one turret ship.
Dec. !.—Several arrests were
made at lrieste and several houses'
searched. The police are convinced of
the existence of a revolutionary plot,
mid believe that tlie petsoiis' ureBt«d
are deeply Implicated therein.
Protestant Mlsiouarles Expelled.
Dec. 5.—The gover
nor of Lithuania has issued an order ex
pelling all Protestant missionaries from
John Brlght Worlfc'
much worse to-day. The latest bulletin
from .his bedside says his death is mo.
tiva Stone of Kentucky introduced in
the hopso a joint resolution, proposing
an amendment to the constitution, pro
viding that the president and the vice
president shall be chosen every fourth
year by the direct votes of th& people.
A section of the bill forbids the holding
of any local or state elections, except
for members of congress, on the day set
apart for the election of president and
vice-president. The electors for presi
dent and vice-president shall be chosen
on the first Tuesday in November.
Under a Falling: Wall.
Ont., Dec. 5.—Part of the
southern wall of the McClary building,
left standing after the recent fire, fell
in pn a gang of workmen, burying three
of them. When they were extracted It
was found that two—Barry Hussey and
J. Hoi man—had received probably fatal
iniuries, the legs of both boing broken,
and both are badly hurt internally. John
Pockham, received severe injuries about
the head, but will recover. Two police
men were badly cut by fulling brick?, as
were also several of the men at work
about the building.
NEWS IN A NUT SHKLL.
A Collection1 of Interesting Items on
The rate war between
trtink 1'b is practically settled.
Boyle & Co., Pittsburg iron lookers,
have complete control of the nail market. I
McGeoch's Milwaukee street car lino
has been transferred to a New York
The postmaster general has ftgne4
parcel post convention with the republic
The Minnesota Grand Army of tb«
Republic will hold its annual meeting taiued.
at t," Paul, Jan. 3-2S.
Mrs. Gould was still unconscious last
evening, but not worse than during tho
past twenty-lour hours
Track laying on the Dulutli and Win
nipeg road was begun at Duluth, Mon
day, by a force of .1,000.
Out of over million bonds offered th",
treasury department on Tuesday the gov-:
ernment took only 60,000, at 128.
At Haverhill, Mass., James O'Neil,
hatter, shot his wife four times whil»
drunk, inflicting probably fatal injuries,
It is alleged that Clarkson, of tho Do
Moines Register, has been tendered anoj
has rcccpted the portfolio of the interior,
Hon. John C. New asserts that Presi
dent-eiect Harrison has as yet made no
cabinet promises and is under no obliga
The last caBe of fever was dlschareed
at Gainesville. The board of health'tic-i
clares tho epidemic ended, and refugees
Smith of Milwaukee was knocked out
in the eighth round by Dannie Neeri-i
bam. Smith weighed 1
ii't pounds and'
Needbatn 1H') pounds.
A four-times murderer was taken from
jail at Canon City, Col., Tuesday morn
ing, and strung up to a telegraph pole
by indignant citizens.
The Federation of Miners' met at Co
lumbus and voted to go into the organi
zation with the K. of L. and form a nu
tional union for miners.
Three masked men entered the Farm
ers' Home hotel at Moorbead, Minn.,
and forced he proprietor to hand ovet
(200 in checks and cash.
A cablegram received from the Euro
pean union of astronomers announces
the discovery, at Nice, of Faye's period
ical comet on its return.
John H. Walsh tendered his resigna
tion as superintendent of the. United
States treasury. He sent his resignation!
by mail and assigned no reason.
The president has recognized Louis
Seguenot as consular agent of France, at
St. Louis, and Edward Howard Morphy,
British vice consul, at St. Paul.
Theodore E. Huniehurst, past grand
commander of the grand commandery,:
Knights Templar, of the state of New'
York, shot and killed himself nt Troy.
By the accidental overturning of a
large lndle Oiled with molten lead at the:
Bessemer Steel works at Pittsburg, flve:
men were terribly burned, three fatally.
The treasury department monthly
statement of changes in circulation dur
ing November past, places tho total cir
culation of the country on Dec. 1, at
A baBket picnic at Jamestown on Dec.'
2, at which the mayor and aldermen
wore linen dusterB and carried palm leaf
fans, is a report that speaks eloquently
of Dakota weather.
George F. Mlllen, a leading Fall River,'
Mass., capitalist, will file application in
insolvency to-day. Liabilities *80,000 or,
186,000. Mr. Millen says none of his en
terprises will suiter. I
The executive committee of the Cali
fornia board of trade adopted a memorial
address to Gen. Harrison, asking him to
select one member of the cabinet from
the Pacific coast.
A Jackson, Miss., special says the
lease of the convict lab or to the Ship
Island railroad was annull edby the state
for non-fulfillment of contract and ili
trentment of prisoners.
Gallagher Bros., Augusta, Ga., com
mission merchants and importers of
frnit, made an assignment to Mrs. B.
Gerati, to cover a loan of $10,000. Total
liabilities unknown assets, $17,(KM). i.
The Baxter Electric Manufacturing
and Motor company, of Baltimore, made'
a-deed of trust to J. Frank Morrison, the
managing .director. The cotnpauy was'
chartered two years ago and had a cap-.
Hal stock of 1500,000.
Fire in New Orleans caused losses as
follows James Boyle & Co., clothiers,
*60,000 insurance, $25,000 James Du
pree, boots and shoes, (60,000 insurance,
$40,000. The Odor Dussan Perfumery
company, $10,000 fully insured.
The trial of Bauereisen, the Chicago,
Burlington and Quincy striking engi
neer, indicted for putting dynamite on.
the company's tracks, was begun at Ge
neva,* llls. At the adjournment of court
only two jurors had been secured. I
A bill was introduced in the senate by
Senator Dolph for the retirement of
privates and non-commissioned officers
after twenty-five years' service, or it
disabled, after twenty years' service,'
instead of after thirty years' service.
James Dryfuss' clothing store at Den
ver is closed by attachments amounting
to $83,400. The stock i3 claimed worth!
$80,000, with $20,00(1 book acoounts. Out
Bide of J. V. Farwell and the Duck
Brand company of Chicago, the credit
ors are Colorado houses. I
The Republican national committee
will meet in Washington this afternoon.
The meeting is for the purpose of wind
ing up the financial transactions of the
campaign and of discussing the condi
tion of affairs in the doubtful congres
In Shelby county,Iowa,a farmer named
Coffman butchered some hogs in the
presence of his two sons, aged 5 and 3
years respectively. The elder lad Btruck
bis brother in the head with a hammer
and cut his throat with a piece of glass
in imitation of his father's work. The
little fellow died in a few hours.
The siyireme court has affirmed the
decision of the court below in the oase
of the First National Bank of Shrqva
port, La., denying the claim of the bank
to exemption from state taxation on the
portion of its capital stock whioh is in
vested iii United. States bonds and state
The postmaster general has ordered
the establishment of the free delivery
system at the following named places:
Batavia, N. Y. Crawfordsville, lnd.
Fremont, lnd. Muncie, lnd. New Lon
don, Conn. Newark, Conn. Pine Bluff,
Ark. Rockland, Me. Spokane Falls,
W. T. Walla Walla, W. T. Chippewa
Falls, Wis^-Elyria, O. Greenville, S. C.
Nebraska City, Neb. Red Wing, Mian.
Roanoke, Va. St. Albans. Yt. War
Dec. 5.—Chas. Yea, a
well dressed stranger, came here a ifew
days ago and placed in the safe deposit
of the Merchants' Exohange bank
in bonds, and then departed from the
city. Since it has been learned that his
right name is Wm. Schreiber, former
teller of the First National bank of Col
umbus, lnd., who absconded Nov. 28.
Mr. Lucas, president of the Columbus
bank, has arrived in this city to claim
the bonds. They were delivered to him
on his securing the Merchants' Exchange
bank from loss.
Astonished tho Congregation.
The Baytten Troubles.
Ybiut. Peo. fi.-i-The steamer Alvo,
from Haytl, brings Copies of an appeal
from Gen. Hypholite. and the northern
insurgents, accusing Gen. Legitimen of
being the leader of a band of out-throats
and adventurers, and asking all govern
ments not to. recognise Legitimen until
the tme condition of affairs is atuer-
MAGIC IN HlfllliKItS.
8UPERSTITVONS FOUNDED ON THE
'Therp's Lack In Odd Numbers/* 8ays ran
Old Saw—Event* Quoted Proofs of the
InOucnce of Numbers on Everything in
Very many superstitious and curious
ideas have been and aro still connected
with numbers. Great hopes have been
founded upon certain combinations of
numbers in lotteries, in horoscopes, or in
predictions regarding important events.
Important undertakings have awaited
favorable dates for their inception, ar.d
tho lives of more than one leader of men
have been more or less influenced by a
regard for certain numerical combina
tions, supposed to have a dominating
power in shaping a successful career.
There have been superstitious notions
connected with nearly every ono of the
nine digital numbers.
The number 1 was held to bo sacred
because it represented tho unity of the
Godhead. This number is esteemed as
very lucky by the Javanese, whoallot but
ono day to each of the several operations
of husbandry, leaving that portion of tho
crop that could not bo gathered in ono
B/D REPUTATION OF NUMBER 2.
The second digit acquired an especially
evil reputation among the early Chris
tians, because tho second day liell was
created, along with heaven and earth.
The Cabalists said it typified tho hypo
static union of Christ. It Seems to liavo
been a number unlucky in English dynas
ties. Harold II was slain in battle
William II and Edward II were mur
dered Ethelred II, Richard Hand James
II were forced to abdicate and Henry II,
Charles II and George II wcro unfortu
nate in many ways. The number seems
to have been an unlucky ono to the sover
eigns of other European countries. The
Charles lis of France, of Navarre, of
Spain, of Anjou and of Savoy passed or
ended their reigns unhappily.
The number 8 lias an abundance of su
perstitions connected with it. It Vvas tho
perfect number of the Pythagoreans,
who said it represented the beginning,
middle and cna. A greater importance
was given to the number because it rep
resented tho trinity, not only in the
Christian religion, but fa many others.
There was but little mystery attached
to tho numbers 4 and
In folk lore the
four leaved clover is especially lucky.
The four of clubs is an unlucky card,
and it is named tho devil's four post bed.
The Cabalists asserted that th»number
6 was potent in mvstical properties. Tho
world was created in six days, tho Jew
ish servant served six years, Job en
dured six tribulations, and hence tho fig
ure typified labor and suffering. The
rabbis asserted that tho letter vau, which
represents six, was stamped on the
manna, to remind the Jows tiiat it fell
on six days only.
The number 0 was an unlucky one at
Rome. Tarquinius Sextus was a brutal
tyrant, the church was divided under
Urban tho Sixth and Alexander the
Sixth was a monster of iniquity.
SEVEN AN IMPORTANT NUMBER.
The number 7 has been invested with
more mystery than all the other digits
together, and to it wero ascribed magic
and mystical qualities possessed by no
other number. Several teamed treatises
have been written on this number, and
septenary combinations have been
Bought everywhere. In an old writer of
two centuries ago wo may read why, in
his opinion, tho number is peculiarly ex
cellent. First, he saysi "It is neither be
gotten «or begets secondly, "it is a
harmonic number and contains all tho
harmonies thirdly, "it is a theological
number, consisting of perfection
fourthly, it is composed of perfect num
bers, and "participates of their virtues."
He may find better reasons for the im
portance attached to this number. Much
of it is doubtless duo to its prominence
in the Bible. The seven days of creation
led to a septenary division of time to all
ages. Several of the Jewish feasts lasted
seven days. Elislia sent Naaman to wash
in the Jordan seven times, and Elijah
sent his servant from Mount Caraiel
seven times to look for rain. For seven
days seven priests with seven trumpets
invested Jericho, and on the seventh day
they encompassed it seven times. There
were seven virtues, and seven mortal
The ancients not only noted the im
portance of seven as an astronomical
period, but also connected with the seven
planets tho seven metals then known.
Tho soul of man was anciently supposed
to be controlled by this double septenary
combination. It was also an ancient be
lief that a change in the body of man
occurs every seventh year.
The Koran enumerates seven heavens.
There was an old Russian superstition to
the same effect, and a ladder of seven
rounds was placed in the grave to enable
the defunct to ascend theso soven grades.
WHAT YOU MUST DO ON THE NINTH.
Says an old writer:: "Augustus Caesar,
as Gellius saith, was glad, and hoped that
ho was to live long, because he had
passed his 03 years. For oldemen seldom
passe that year but they are in danger of
their lives. Two years, tho seventh and
tho ninth, commonly bring great changes
to a man's life, and great dangers there
fore 03, that containeth both theso num
bers multiplied together, containeth un
Leases, now granted for a period of
ninety-nine years, wero formerly given
There wero nine earths, according to
mediaeval cosmogony nine heavens, nine
rivers of hell, nine orders of angels, etc.
The number being perfection, since it
represented divinity, was often used to
signify a great quantity, as in the phrases:
"A nine days' wonder," "A cat has ninn
lives," "Nino tailors make a man," etc.
In Scotland, a distempered cow was
cured by washing her in nino surfs. To
see nine magpies is extremely unlucky.
Nino knots made in a black woolen thread
served as a charm in the case
of a sprain.
When a servant maid finds nino green
Ieas in ono pod she lays it on tho window
sill, and the first man that enters will be
her "beau." Nine grains of wheat, laid
Dec. ft.—At the close of
the service in St. Philip's, chnrch, at
Nyack, the Rev. Dr. Millet announced
that a wedding would at once take place.
The astonished congregation saw Frank
Smith, aged 71, lead Mrs. Andrew Cason,
a widow, a?ed 00, to the altar. The knot
was tied before the amazed audience re.
aliased the situation.
four leaved clover, enable on to see
tho fairies.—F. S. Bassett in St. Louis
Rocky Mountain Engineering. I
"How far is it to the next station, sir!"
'Bout two miles by rail."
"What's the name of the place?
"Barker? Why, that's the name of this
"Yes, but, ye see, the road takes a
hoss shoe curve an' comes in liyur agin
'bout a couple of blocks above,"—Har
The Greatest Opportoa'ty.
Now is the time for the Vwjjtlerbilts or
any other set of enlightened millionaires
to come forward ana undertake hero in
this neighborhood an experiment whose
successful Working would confer upon
tho human family a greater benefit than
any novelty or invention or discovery
since tho introduction of printing.
Wo refer, of course, to tho new agri
culture, tho great system of subterra
neous irrigation, of feeding tho roots of
plants from beneath with a perpetual
supply of moisture. This system was
discovered by that irrepressible, electri
cal veteran, Asatiel Newton Cole, of Al
legany county, and the right place to
play of us marvelous results t.i lii-ro nt
What wise millionaire, what rich and
great philanthropist, desirous of being
the benefactor of the human race, of
putting an end to hunger and poverty,
will come forward and lay hold of this
unexampled opportunity to gain for him
self imperishable renown, and to confer
upon his grateful countrymen the bene
fits of universal prosperity and boundless
abundance?—New York Sun.
A Japanese court room even now is
far different from an American ono.
Imagine a room half of which is mado
up of a wooden rostrum three feet high,
and tho other half floored with stone.
Upon this rostrum the judges sit behind
iittlo tables which are covered with green
cloth. In the common pleas and the
preliminary courts there are three of
tbe3o tables. The judge sits at the center
ono. At his right is the prosecutor or
prosecuting attorney, and p.t his left is the
clerk. All three have little paint boxes
beforo them with brushes for writing
in black the Japanese characters, and no
stenographers are used. Close up to tliis
rostrum, in the pit below, there is a low
railing upon which tho prisoner places
his hands and looks up at the judge as ho
is tried. Tliero are no seats for tlio law
yers, and lawyers aro not allowed inside
tho bar. At the extremo back of the
room ono or two benches stand for the
accommodation of visitors, and upon
these sometimes sit prisoners waiting to
There is a deg at Seymour, lnd., who
will look at a dock and then put his paw
on the exact hour as marked on a oard.
the doors of this metropolis, among tho V, a (MR UAfttinO
I of Westchester. 1
he land is tiioiv, *3 vCO,
its lorn? slopes turning to the southern
si the living springs of water aro
there: the climate is favorable, the situ
ation peerless, and all tJiat is necessary
is that some great and far seeing
man, with as much miTljev ns he has
braiinS, should devote a iittlo thereof
to a work whose success will ot merely
r.iaK'o its capitalist plorious and famous,
but also increase his wealth beyond the
wildest dreams of avarice. -No matter
how many millions he may have already,
the new agriculture would add to his
store, and, in addition, the blessings of
the human family, tho cry of joy from
poverty relieved, tho shouts of hope
from heart, tiiat dread and doubt, would
bo given to him in full measure and ex
There is no jury and the judge ex
amines the prisoner himself. The prose
cutor states tbe case first, however, and
tho prisoner can employ counsel. I
watched or two criminal trials. A
half dozen offenders with handcuffs on
their hands and with their arms tied to
gether with ropes, which wero also bound
around their waists, wero led by threo
ropes into the courts. The handcuffs
wero then talien off and laid with the
ropes on tho seats while tho trial went
on. As far as I could see the judgo tried
to get at the truth and the trial seemed
to be fair.—Frank G. Carpenter.
remarked on eminent divine, "must ex
ist in ratio to the too credulous Tbe
habit of tunticuenesa is not, as ~»aeral
thing, inborn, but is the result cf a nat
urally generous and ootifiding natnre
repeatedly victimized by tbe ounninp
and orafty. So tbe many disappoint
ments, and often iojariouB effeots, aris
ing from tbe use of varions vannted
remedies, have induced an undue cau
tiousness, and, in many caaep, entire
a an do to he us of an W a I A A E
attention to the remeditH of Dr. R, V. s-liilWU. VJ 1 L-.
Pierce, of Baffalo, whioh physicians are
employing in their praotioe with the
most beneficial results, His "Golden
Medioal Discovery." for diseases of the
lungs and kidnejB, heart affeotions, fever
and ague, dropsy, and ali diseases of
the blood, has never failed when put to O N O I E S
An Indiana man carried an egp in his
pooket uatll the chicken was hatohed,
A Woman's Oiscovery.
"Another wonderful discovery has been
made and that too by a lady in this coun
try Disease fastened its clutches upon ber
and for seven years she withstood its
severest teste, but her vital organB were
undermined and death Beemed imminent.
For three months she coughed incessantly
and could not sleep. Sbe bought of us a
'bottle of Dr. King's New Discovery for
Consumption and was go muoh relieved on
taking first dose that she slept all night
and with one bottle has been miraculously
cured. Her name is Mrs. Luther Lulz."
Thus write W. C. Hamrick & Co., of
Shelby, N. O.—Get a free trial bottle at
Purdy & Brecht's Drug Store.
Ballard's Horehound Syrup,
Messrs. Barber Bros. Lawrence, Kans.
writes: We always recommend Ballard's
Horehound Syrup lo our customers because
it gives better satisfaction than any other
Cough Syrup we have ever sold. Ballard's
Horehound Syrup, for Consumption,
Coughs and Colds, will preserve the health
and add long years to life. Ballard's Hore
bound Syrup not only cures Consumption
but Coughs, Colds, Bronchitis, Asthma,
Hoarseness and all affections of tho Throat
Obest and Lungs yield at onoe to its
wonderful curative powers. If you doubt
it get a Free Trial Bottle at Purdy &
Brecht drug store.
A sparrow with white wings leads a
a flock of 100 of the brown epeoies at
Roudoat, N. Y. It is treated with great
defetenoeby its companions, who follow
all its movements at a respectful dis
Avics to Hsihtrs
you disturbed at night and broken
of your rest by a sick ohild suffering and
crying with pain of flatting teeth If so,
nd at onoe and get a bottle of
us. WIKSLOW'S BooTHnra BTBDP for
Children Teething. Its value is lnoalon
iable. It will relieve the poor little suf
ferer immediately. Depend upon it,
mothers, there is no mistake about it
It ouree dysentery and diarrhoea, regu
lates tbe stomach and bowels, cures
wind oolio, softens the gums, reduoes in
flammation and gives tone and energy
to tbe whole system. Mr*. Wbulow'i
Soothing Syrup for Children Ttttking is
pleasant to the ta?te, and is the prescrip
tion of one of the oldest nursee and
beet female physioans in the United
States, and is for sale by all druggists
throughout the world. Price tvonty.
Ave emits a boMla
lOO CIGARS FREE7
WPVA txnr a-v ADinnn ...
EXTBA HOLIDAY OFFKK. To rapidly
Introduce our new "Pansy Queen" cigar. We
will. If ordered at onoe, deliver lOO of them 2
boxes of fip clears each FUSE to any Post or
Express offloe In tbe U, 8. Also one ytur's sub"
•ertpilou postpaid to Texn« Sifting* upon re.
ceipt of four dollars tbe yearly rate for that pop
ufar illustrated IGpase Journal. Write name and
postofflce address plainly. Remit by registered
mall orpOMal note and address at once
R. W. TANSILL& CO., 55 State St, Chicago.
MRS. R. T. SULLIVAN.
Teacher of Vooii and Instrumental
Muaio, and alao of Organ.
Pupils not baving plano, can i»ve use
of mine for practising. Terms tor lessons
Mas Stmt. Betwm SMI
Hot Water Heating
Repairs Promptly Attended
to. Pipe and Fittings
and Supplies for
Plans end E-tima'es on all Kinds
Jos. H. Campbell.
F*r«t Pnblication Nov, 30.
Notice of Application for Letters of
In the Probate Oonrt of the County of Yank
ton. Territory of Dakota.
In the Slat er of the Kitate of Ole Olsen,
OTIOE is hereby given tbnt Oorne'ius
Nelm.n ban filed with the Judge of this
poart, a titiou, praying for lettem of admin
istration of the estate or Ole Olsen. oeoeoned,
and that Monday, the 10th day of Deoembcr A.
1). It88. at two o'clock m. of B.id day,
being a day of a regular term of this court,
to-wit: of tbe October term, 18 8. at the
office of the probate court in the court houBe,
in the oounty of Yankton, I). T.. baa been set
for hearing said petition, when and where Buy
person in erested may appenr and show canse
why the said petition fihould not be granted.
Dated Yankton, D. .Nov SOth, 1888
[SEAL I 1j. CONQLBTON Probate Judge.
C. H. BATES
WHOLBBALH AND RETAIL
Dealer In Staple
Qrooeries and Provisions, Dried
Fruits, Wooden and Willow
Ware, Tobacco, Cigars,
Eto., Eto., Eto.,
Opposite Oox, Odiorne ft Oo's
fOR SALE CHEAP
Outside Measurement—4 feet 6
inohea wide 2 feet 2 inches deep 5 feet
S inobes high. Doable doore combine
tion lock. Address or apply to
Yankton Fire Insurance Co.
We oan tarnish the. Session Laws
of Dakota for the years
1879, 1881, 1883, 1885
Address, BOWEN & KINGSBURY,
I Big liu Given uuivcr
Isal satisfaction In the
cure of Gonorrhoea and
ri TO 6 DATS.
QoartntMd not to"
if rd «Bij by th«
Uleet. I prescribe it and
feel safe In recommend*
tag it to all sufferers.
|A. J. STOKER, H.D.,
Sold by Druggists.
£. M. COAXES, Agent, Yankton, JL. X-
JQAKOTA LEGAL BLANKS.
JUBTI0E8 OF THE PE AC E.
"f- /'CLERKS OP COURT
U. S. COMMISSIONERS
O O N E A O E S
U. S. Land Office Blanks.
VB Catalogue furnlahsd os'tei
lama BOWEN KIN
Third St., Sample Booms
OBOWN'S facilities for keeping Beer Ccol
and fresh are nreqculcd, and he is at all
times prepared to furnish this invigorating
beverage at his populnr establishments.
Wines, Liquors fir.d Cigara
EST*Call at Biown's Sample room* on Third
street when in iankton.
FAST MAIL Lime with Veetibuled Trains te
tween Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and
TBANS-CONTINENTAL ROUTE between Obicago.
(joauoii Bluffs, Omaha, and the Paoiiio Ooaat.
GBEAT NATIONAL ROUTE between Ohicag
Kansas Oily and St. Joseph, Mo.
5700 MILES OP BOAD reaching all principal
rjoiiifcs io liliooifif Wisconsin, Minnesota,
owa, Missouri and Dakota,
For maps, time tables, rates of passage and
freight, etc., apply to tbe nearest station ag nt
of the CHICAGO, MII.WAUBKK & 8T. PAUL RAIL
vfY\dT ^(rent anywhere in the
HOBWELII M1LLEB, A. V. H. OABPFNTER,
General Manager. Gen'l Pa&s. and Tkt. Agt.
|yFor information in referenoe to Lands
and Towns owned by the Ohicago. Milwaukee
& St. Paul Railway Company, write to G.
HAUGAN, Land Commissioner, Milwaukee
Penetrates the Centres oi Population in
NEBRASKA AND WYOMING.
TTB TRAIN BEBVIOE is carefully arranged
*to meet requirement* of local travel, act wel
as to furnish tho most attractive Route* fo
through travel between important
1TS EQUIPMENT of Hay and Parlor Oar
•a Dining and Palace Bleeping Oars is withou
perfeotion, of stone-bal
fpHE NOBTH-WESTERN is the favorite route
for the Oommeroial Traveler, the Tourist
and the Beekezv after Mew Homes in the
IVDetailed Information oheerfully
Ishedby W.U. UADOlJFifB,
J. M. WHITMAN, H. O. WIOKEB,
General Manager. Traffic Man'gr.
Hi P, WILSON, General Passenger Agent.
White & Sharp,
Fire, Marine, Life, Acci
ZIlVBnalneui promptly attended to
WHITB & BHABP, Yankton
To School Officers.
Sohool Towiunip Bookts, and Blank
Sohool Dia'.rlo! Books and
Bianka, oompleted and
S.hool Law of
FOR SCHOOL OFFICERS DAKOTA
PublUhed anl for sale by
BOWEN & KINGS BUB Y,
Yankton and Swan Lake
I Htage. and Uxprei
3 MOOl 8, Proprietor.
.**7? Yankton Monday*. WeAaMdayaaM
*«day» at 7 o'olook "a m., tuning Ta»
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