Centerville Citizen, October 12, 1872

Centerville Citizen

October 12, 1872

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Centerville Citizen, The (Newspaper) - October 12, 1872, Centerville, Iowa APMflOOSE IOWA. Omctnl fnjjor of tlio County. triir. In niUnnCr. IF mil iinlil nro.f-l.ui On.'i In NOTICE TO PATRONS. I'nlll further timlcr thr nf th' will fftnnln in hind- of Misiinrrr. who Mniui nnlhurliv lo rc-crlvp nml rrrnlpf for rtinkn mnrrnnfp. or rrnninrt ImlrMi'd fur nr Joh lire to cnll nt fhrlr vonh-nri' nud nmkr pnvmrnr. nnr rnlr- nrc now too low fn pnmilr Id rcmnln lone ntinnUI. Oei.ral. M. M WALDBN. PER ANNUM. OCTOBER 1872. VOLUME 9. NUMBER 2O. AD VERTISEMENT8 Inttrled on special eoKinct. llscmente Inserted nnleee paid Tor In advance. Legal percqnare rortfct Bret and 50 cents per square tat each InmltM aHcr the first. 'WclinTconhandstht Ulett flyIts of type and arc prepared to do ALL KINDS OF JOB WORK at ss low pnccs aa trie same quality of n-ork can be done ihc cities. The First District. llic wny Snm of the ftrovrt fat over the can- vni-i nf tlic Liberal candidate for in thnt Confound ihoso fellows out in tlic vnnil cpunt'ip.i. They don't know liow to appreciate oratory. what's tin- matter. They poke fun nl Shi'lli-y. Tlnit Bit. I'liTi.-nnt Jvuninl he prrw fnccliniiii. And thnl Press he Slu-lley nn hu docs really find truly. lie snys of speech Ihere ttc clinrscd nrnnml on I In- Mnpr ns if n red rlolli were lirlil licfore nod liis diculniis tnlk worked up Ihr irrc- inlo tin tilmiulun of bnls- Irroin lintKlitrr. Mumping and cut rnlllnft. ShpHry hndn't pcneirntion to sec thnt I he nnd kept on nn nss or himself. Wo hnvc no doubt H n pmul man. honest nnd bin liu stick to bu- tie neither the information nor Hie cxpcrienrr jtiiiify his Inking the mi'l wr mnrVi-1 llml his if lie has liny judicious utirs. nllowpil him lo xlmw nt such di'iidvnnlnjfr. If lie line cxpcrienre in or nny iiiiiilincnlipns Inr the pltirr he his. ipi-i-eh gives no hint ol the nncl the idcu of sendine siieh n linliermis creature lo t'onpress from this District in place of n ninn ot MeC'rnrj's intellect nnd I' in'ife ii'isiiirl limn nny notions thnl ever Jtctinlo the head of Quixote Those fellows lire jenloiii of Keoknk. They liuvo been. They nrc jealous of olii' Jtrcnt men. They nro nlwnys grttlnb- nlxMit ami of the number of filled by Kcpkukiano. And the diiwning gi-pntness of Shel- the eloquence of his hesitations we menu the fnut lie is ili-ail euro lo bo elected four hundred thousand ma- what worries those sev- eral fellows. And so they write that kind ol stuff about him. np- dc- noum-e the allegation and defy the al- legr.tor. Mr. Shelley says it was the must enthusiastic meeting he lias yet intended. He says he was generally told that no speech over delivered in Washington erented so much applause as The applause was so exces- she thnt it continued for live minutes in ninkinp it impossible for him to proceed nnd i' was difh'eult for the enthusiasm of the younger part of the nndienec to be re- pressed even then stifiieienlly for him lo go on. He is confident that for ev- ery minute he spoke Ihern was nl least two minutes of npplnnse. It wns n very gratifying indeed. One of the -.pec'inl grounds of com- plaint ninde by the Democratic sup- porters of Mr. Greeley against lit publican party is they style lo-tt the ennt-led for the suppression of the Kti- Klux outrages at the Smith. Yet il is matter of record that no one urged that legislntion more vigorously Mr. Greeley himself ihroiich the col- umns of his Tribuitc. And only one year after he had mndo nn ex- tended trip to the South and hnd en- joyed special opportunities to learn the condition ol things in that section of the in a speech which BIr. CJreeley made in Now ho hold our government by its duty of our citizens in their fudnincntnl lo pass nnd enforce for the extirpation of the exerrnblo Ku-Klox and il it has not power to do then I sny our government is no but a shnni. I on every orea- advocated nnd justified the Kit- KliiS net. I hold it especially dcsirn- bio for the South and if it does prove strong enough to cllect its I hope it will be stronger nnd strong- er. fellow these very men that nsked mo if I saw nny Ku- Kltix hnvc themselves rend the re- turns of ihc last Presidential election in when that Sl.itc. with black majority on its made to vole for Seymour and Ulair by more thnn majority counties which hnd negro voters alone giving nnd in instances no vnle at for Grant nnd Colfns. yon nnd they know perfectly well thnt this result was secured by and by telling them 'You shall vote for Seymour nnd the enemies of your fundamental or you shall not vote at or you shnll be killed.' Thnt was the way Louisiana was made Demoe.rnlic in nnd that is the way thnt I tnisl she will never be made to vote again. Therefore 1 uphold and justify the Klux Bee Culture. In a recent report of the proceed- ings of the N. Y. Farmer's Club wo find the following remarks of nn lown T5ee Mrs. 5Irs. Ellen 9. of DCS n well known niillmrily on the bee wns nnd wns Invited load- tlie e'ub. Tupper snid she hntl just cnine from Ihc ofllcc of n skillful einn tfho quite surprised to Icnrn thnt bee ctillurp wns imporinnt enotiah to wnr- rnnt the scndinc of n person to Itnly lifter queen hers. He wanted to know whnl n queen bee wns. She thought It time thnl this Inmi'ntnblc should be pelled. She believed thnt there WnS hard- ly n spot in this cily ns well ns vlllngo nnd where bees could not proBtnbly be kept. She knew of n plncc In tho city of Bnlt imore where thirty colonies of bees were kepi on the top nf n house.wherc nt lensl 100 pounds of honey were obtained ycnrly from cneh colony. It wns cspeclnl- ly woman's work keep bees. She knew of n womnn who pvl nil her groceries nnd many of her from the profits of lice-keepinfi. It wns npproprintc for wo- men ns the tendlntt of chickens. Her llttlo dn lighter of eight ycnrs wns her very tlBclenl helper In looking after her bees. Tlic ven- dors of pntcnl hives deceive mnny who consequently think bee-keeping humbug Vet nil who mnke the nllcmpt nro rnonernlely sncccMrul. A sensi- movnblc n honey nnd n colony of Italian nro nil thnl nro necessary to set up In the Two years at DCS Molncs. n young Indy whose fnther hnd iwclve or fourteen stnnd nf enmc to mo nnd nsked whether she could tin nnylhlng wllb them In mnke n little mohcy. t lold her how lo jo to work. Tho first yenr vhv from to worth of the next yenr nnd thU yenr she wilt rrnltzc fa.OOO from her bees. In mnny Incnlllleu the common bees nre worn oul from con- stnnl breeding In nnd in. The Itnllnn fly thnn Iho common bees nnd bnvc longer 10 thnt they end get honey from which the other bees could inkc none for tnsunee. Tlw pmlrlo In especially plnco tor keeping becuvitc I buy need Iho nnd becnase after the prairie flowers the State Items. lion. John W. Den has removed lo Indianola. C. G. It Lewis of Mon- hove contracled lo build five linnd red miles of ihc Pacific Railroad. In MndNon cnunly there is a family of four ofwlioin have prt'lly heavy beards bill a cleverer farr.ily never live'd. Governor Carpenter has appointed J. W. of.Iowa judge of the 1st 8th in place of Judge Strublc resigned. The MnincR Jtrpitblican denies ihe correctness of ihr statement made by luwn Cily Itfjmtilican lhat the C. I. Hailioad Im.o passed into ih'o'hands of llie C. B. it Q. The last of tlic Si. Paul nnd Sioux Cily Uailroad was laid nt Lo Mam ihv other day. Through trains between Sioux City and St. Paul will he run in n few days. The Burlington and Missouri Kivcr railroad pfh'einls arc milking an exten- sive collection of tin- grains nnd vegetables of Southwestern lo send lo ihc New York Slale Fair. Wm. a Mnsnii Cily lias applied for a patent lor n clock of which nil tho miming gear is in the nnd according lo ihc keeps time well. Frank a young man residing in Mason recently went lo Minnesota on a pleasure and was drowned in Oknbuji Lake. So says an liut Okohoji Lake is in Dickinson Iowa. The other an old pur- chased ol a rag in ihc pocket of which was a sum of money amount- il is lo nbout wan run through the Cedar Rapids paper mill and cut into A short time since a citizen of Car- named Jackson sud- denly disappeared Irnm a hotel al and hns not since been heard from. Some of the DCS Moines police force are at work on the case. A Bohemian nt Inwn City commit- ted suicide by culling his ihroal bo- lore a looking-glass. lie wast in poor nnd leaves n wife nearly blind and in deslitiilc to pro- vide for herself and seven children. Tho Fair field Ledger Tho handsomest white grape we have this season is a seedling rained by lion. Jas. F. Wilson. It is nearly ns large as nnd has a rich flavor. The bnnclies arc largo and the berries compact on the slcm. Mr. Wilson calls it tho Wilson The Atlantic whose po- litical editor is by no means a warm admirer of Gen. and has criti- cised sonic no is of Ms eh il irntion llius concludes an exiended article on the present politi- cal situation Wilh President Grant the country has at least an assurance of ly. It will not be lifted lo a slaic of bnl it will incur no new peril. The arlminislraiion of Grant will make no rash experiments on onr finances and our dangerously ex- panded currency. The public credit will be The country will have security Ironi foreign filibuster- ing and domestic violence. The conslilulional olticc ol ihe Presi- dent will remain to be used to protect the public credit and treasury from hostile legislalion and ihc less Soulhern olaimK growing out of ihc war. Ilcconcilinlion will bo estab- lished on the only possible sub Across the River. DT LUCY LA11COM. When for me the silent onr Parts tlic Silent And I stand upon the shore Of the strange Shrill I miss Ihc loved nncl Shnll I vainly seek mine own 'Mid Ihc crowd thai comes lo meet Spirits Listening to their echoing feet Down Ihc streets of Shnll I know a footstep near Thnl I wnlt for Then will one approach Die brink Wilh a hand extended One whoso thoughts I loved to think Ere Ihc veil wns Snylng I wo hnvc And ngnln nrc side will go with That thnu be not To yon hills of mystery I huvc wailed only Unlil to climb with thcc Yonder hill of Can the bonds thnt mnke us here Know ourselves Drop like foilngc At life's Inner porlnl f Whnt Is holiest below Must forever lire nnd grow. I shnll love the nngels Alter I hnvc found them In the mansions whcro they With the glory round llicm. But nt first without Let me look In human eyes. Step by step our feet must go Up the holy mountain Drop by drop within us flow Life's unfuiling fountain. Angels sing with crowns that burn AVc shnll hnvc n song to Icnrn. He who on our cnrlhly pnth Bids us help each Who his Well beloved hath Mndo our elder brother- Will but clnsp thcchnin oflove whcu we meet Therefore dread I not lo go O'er the silent Ihy hastening onr I Hciir Ihou Through Iho to the Where mine own hnvc gone before mission lo equal laws. There will bo thnt public which is re- quisite lo ihc expanded trade nnd credit of and which is n vilal need in our financial currency nnd banking silualion and ihc coun- try will have as much currency re- larifV nnd civil-service reform as Congress and popular opinion will support. F. W. Liberal candidate for Presidential Elector in withdrawn from the ticket. Ho says in his k-ttcr to the Chairman of the Slate Committee I linve become firmly convinced by ihc observation of Stale and National politics thnt the Democratic instead of forsaking its colors inscribed wilh the dangerous doctrines nf its to rnlly under the flag of Liberal handles onr colors but to creep the nearer to its enemy's citadel to trample them out of sight in the grand aisault. 1 believe ihc cause of reform will receive a deadly blow in Democratic success. With Republican it can nt the worst but remain in stnlu qtio nnlc bclltim I confident- ly hope nnd believe that ihe present movement will urge on the old party to real cflurt for puro government. Gen. Fnrnsworth is now slumping for Greeley. Yel on ihe lOlh of last BIny he wrolc ihis ST. May Imvc Just returned from nnd Hnd your letter of April 22d here. 1 wish II distinctly understood Ihe stories In circulation In regard lo me an being In fnvor of Ihc Clnclnnalfmovo- menl nre fulsc. hacc rtlicitys intended and ititt mtpport the regular Philadelphia nmninte. 1 trust my. old friends In 5lclle.nry will not think me so busc n wretch us to wish to desert them nr In fncl nny time. We mtisl cnrry Mctlenry. JOHN F. FAnsswonrii. After this wns written Furnsworth lost the nomination lo That little slroke ol luck opened his eyes lo tho wickedness of Grant's ad- ministration. It is rumored thnt the burning of the Northern Luimtio Asylum will A MIDDLE-AGED LOVE STOBY. They liacl ix liitlo group of iriendly to wnlch mo with waving linnrlkerchicls nnd kindly nncl I stood on the slcrn noding nnd waving back till the steam- er Hwejit clown tiic river out of their sight. I knew I should have their prayers llinl llic grunt be gentle with me I knew llipy would watch ihe wvniliur nnd look for telegram of the nrrival of onr ship yc-t I knew I WHS Inking nolhing from llicir nnd they would each go home hardly missing me BO il was with no greni wrench ol hcnrt llint I saw pilot pul us nnd look Ihc Inst look nt my native shores. During most of tho pnsttagc I wns just comfortably so I sat nil ihe clny long in n reclining chair on watching Ihc while caps on the green nnd bine waves that mounted and fell down nnd up nnd nwny out to the far horizon. I the shining nautiluses flunt now nnd then n or n ehonl of or n sail eprcncling white nnd lull ncross ihe water. I also a good many other things nearer for I didn't put my eyes in my pocket nlong with my short-sight- ed nnd nobody was much likely to mind a middle-ngcd woman in hood nnd water-proof. The first thing I BIIW was a young girl wilh dnrk eyes nncl brown hnir that rippled itself .inlo n tangle of rough curls whenever she took off her net. She was not very pretly nor HO very but there was n pi- qnani charm nbout her that attracted half the passengers before the first day was over. By the end of tho sec- iind day from the captain lo tlic ship's and from the nurgcon to the cabin was rnger to show her nllcnlion and everybody was met by ihc same genial smile and lively retort. She won her way into my heart by ihc kindly thought llint led her lo bring little relishes from tho table to tempt my sickly nnd to soothe my forehead with and gentle touches of her shapely brown where a great emcr.ild en- circled by diamonds. Very soon she got in the hnbit of drnwing her nig be- nidc my and on the deck leaning against so thai I might ns she said. This wns how it happened that my out-of-the-wny corner came to be the center of ihe life nnd gayety nnd romance of tho whole shipboard. It seemed that this young Rosa nn andrdover If ealling. ol an catra h taw Ikll. I itMlon of Ohio Legislature. wns an only nnd an going to on uncle in Germa- her nearest of kin. I hope her undo will be wise as well as said I to niysrlt'very for she seemed too l'i agile a bubble of humanity lo drift on through life alone. The tips of the brown curls were lighter ihnn the nnd here nnd thorp were litlle bright touches all over her as though iho snn was chining in 8pots on it. One morning I pat coiling these gleams of snnsnine around my nnd watching a flock of Mother Carey's chickens skim restlessly over the restless thinking these thoughts nbout and having her soft presence alone to myself for a few momrnlB. Not soon came up a New Zeal- of course there was a New Zoalandcr or an Australian on our boat. nro very Miss Ar- said he. me bring you a yon I prefer to sit here on my rug and have Miss Wells pet replied turning up her eyes languidly. deck is my favorite il 1 can only havo an ex- cuse lo sit on you need something over persisted the New going and coming back directly with his own heavy gray wrap. Then he denied himself on a low camp slool beside folding tho wrap over the two. never saw so rough a sea as thin nil the wny from Honolulu to San said looking out npon the gentle swell of the lazily-monnt- infr waves. cried Miss am sure the ocean is as smooth as a mill- pond but not as compared to the rightly We have never such gales on that aa sweep the bnt only the gen- tlest westerly The New Zealander ihivered and drew his wrap close over his knees. have the most charming climate in New he went on are never too and never too cold. In we never think of the weather. And the soil is the most fertile in ihe it is in such an out-of-the-way part of the earth that nobody can live said Miss Armour. your Miss there aro several English towns of in- habitants and wo never think of ourselves as being oul of the bnt roiher feel sorry for those who live so far returned the bending his tall figure earnestly for- ward. Rosa leaned her prptty head toward him in n confiding attitude of nncl laughed so you arc the nnd wisdom is going to die with snid she. But what do you do out there in ihe heart of the dig gold for one and raise eheop for and millions of them from thirty to forty vessels are constantly plying to Eng- land wilh tho tallow and pressed do you do with all that mut- ton nsked looking idly at the light in her and then as idly at the light in the speaker's eyes. use what we was the I am sorry to say we bury the but sometimes an order will come to a farmer for n thousand if you and nil he can do is to clip off ihe wool get out the and burry ihe a pily ihc meat can't be sent to the hungry poor at Why don't somebody condense it as they do iho beef in Texas I said in my prac- lical way. good I dare some- body will but we can't do everything at replied ihc New looking with sudden interest at the game of shufHcboard being played be- side us. Just then along came Ihc ship's sur- a blonde youlh in wilh his hair parted in the middle. said gun is to bo fired at tho bow will yon come nnd see it done Miss Armour stalled up nt turning the same half-confidingglance nnd ready smile npon him she had been giving us. am going to leave my rug with yon I shall come said she beaming over her shoulder upon me ns she took the surgeon's arm. The New Zealander looked after tried to console himself by draw- ing his wrap in another fold across his did not and final- ly got up and went away. Of course it wns not worth his while to make himself agreeable to a middle-aged womnn in hood and water-proof. So I sat and looked at tho likeness of a lake among the sunset and tried to decide whether I should take oatmeal gruel or for my wondering the nncon- about the old chord in my memory Ihnt wns always being struck hy n certain musical ring in the New Zealnnder's voice. After an hour or so tho gun was and presently Miss Armour came with the disorder of the strong Ren-wind in her and its freshness in her pretty pink cheeks. cnme as I she mur- dropping at my feet smiling as though she had got where she best love to such a smile as she would have given to the stokers down in tho or to the ship's cat. But it wns lovely to look upon while it lasted and we middle-aged people have learned to worm ourselves in any chance ray of stopping to consid- er whether it is likely to be perpetual. This time the bit of sunshine did not stay for there came up nn artist with his sketch-book nnd when Miss Armour had sufficiently admired his graphic penoilings of the captain and tho and the sea- sick occupants of an upper it wns time to throw the dog and so he bore her to find out by her own eyes whether we were actually going at tho rate of thirteen or only twelve nnd a-half. That wns how the days went. The passengers read and paced the played games and guessed and were always hungry the pilot stood steady and firm at the the sailors ran up and down the rig- ging like overgrown and were forever scouring and tying and drawing up and letting down. nt we had come safely almost to our desired With fair we wore only one day out from fond as we had grown to be of each we were getting impatient to part. Miss during all the voy- had kept on ns she beguil- ing every one with her trick of lip and eye. They ran after her like boys at the of a kite. they had nolhing better to do just then and when she had faded out ns n rainbow I made no doubt she would be as easily forgotten or only remember ed as a midsummer's by unless it might be a solitary warm hearted man like the New Zealander. To tell the I was a little sorry for him. life had not brought him all it and he was hungry for the love and confidence ibnl hnd never been his. So I was afraid he would miss this litlle sparkle of girlhood and warm and find the void deeper when it had gone out To the very last Rosa kept her place by my and to the very Inst the New Zealander his place by when no one younger had stepped in to carry her which was pretty to be sure. he al- ways went quietly awny wilh a kind of grave regret in his face. Or this 'last Miss Armour hac just left along with a yonng law lo drop oranges and lemons among the steerage when I noticed the New Zealander looking nfler her with a sadder regre than a hii eyes.. He had such handsome darl eyes I could see thnt without m glasses. said I to I hope he isn't coin8 to get sensible agreeable man like him old enough to be her father And so I looked at him to see il he was when suddenly he turned npon me. least yon might have written Agatha Wells said he sharply. I started M you may to hea my own name spoken so familiarly by a when looking be- I eaw benealh the and under ihe wrinkles and behind ihe beard a face that twenty years before was the dearest in the world to the face of Duncan Ashley. We parted one day expecting to meet on the but that evening he was called and wrote instead of coming. In the letter ho said what he had said with his same beautiful I was the choice of his heart and the desire of his life. he cannot wait till I see So I foolish let- ihongh there was no need of for he had read all I could say long wilh those eyes of then I watched and waited tor but never saw him or heard one word more. If you are you can the slow dying out of hope and expectation and if you are you know how such things can be lived hidden in secret graves. But as though the graves had been and the iudgment cnme this sudden reproachful question up from the hurried past. I fairly caught my as I turned back my eyes and looked him in the face again. said he in a gentler tone. did not mean to speak. Yon brought it out wilh your lhat questioning turn was so familiar. you were quite nnd I never blamed you. I never raent you should see me again but Hie templalion to feel my sell be- side only to ba in the soothing charm of your presence was too greal. It has been a blessing I shall carry with mo all the rest of my He was rising to go but I put out my hand. did Dun- can said letter mnst have gone did You wrote he sinking back to his chair and looking at me eagerly. did you say was only one thing I could and I said I blushing as though I had just written the letter. Amiddlo-aged woman in hood and water-proof. dear it was only my face that wns after my heart was as yonng and silly ns ever. And as for Duncan's the marks of and and fell leaving in it only the eternal youth oflove. It was the old story of a lost and the older story of a proud mnn believing himself rejected and humili- and fleeing to tho ends of the earth with his pain. bless your I might as well havo tried to wipe up the Atlan- tic with my pocket handkerchief. He was so grieved and so impatient and so resolute when one conies to think of twenty years is long enough for an that I finally dropped off my water proof and sea and stood np behind the and was married before eight bells that very ring and all. Duncan produced it from a small casket where he had carried it in his waistcoat pocket for the whole twenty years. could never bear to put the little thing said looking at it tenderly. precious years were wast- d said my New Zenlancler. ill not be separated another day vhile we bulh live. There is a cler- gyman among our passengers nnd we will be married this very That was eo like his headlong de- isions Certainly he did need a so- second thought like me for bal- ast. cannot be I 'Tho ceremony wouldn't be legul vithoiil n license or something. And would by no means do anylhing so cnsnlional nnd conspicuous. The next day we came to with he sun shining and our flags was a flurry of a loisting of a welcoming ot i-lends on the and a glad hur- rying to and fro. Among the rest was an instant's icstling of Miss Armour's lips on my and a little cling of her hand n the vanishing of a and she was like the flash of a out ot my sight forever. But wherever she and however she she has the daily blessing of middle-aged whose way to each other she unconsciously lighted. A great pet with the Dcnverians is the so called be- cause its narrow gauge three cet and single track remind one rather of some arrangement for delight of the nursery than of any uethod seriously contrived for the .ransportation of adult passengers and belongings. Ils real name is ihe Denver and Rio Grande and t will not be long before the City of almost forgot- will be directly connected by its means with eastern and north- ern civilization. Even as now finished to it connects Denver with the heart of the most remarkable re- gion of this land of wonders. Mrs. Harriet Beechcr Stowe speaks of motherhood in a pretly when she says wonld sometimes seem as if motherhood were a lovely artifice of the great Father to wean the heart from selfishness by a peaceful and gradual process. The oabe is self in another form. It is so interwoven and identified with the molher'ti life that she passes by almost insensible grada- tions from herself and day by day the instinctive love of self wanes as the child-love filling the henri with a thousand new springs ol Business' Cards. 0. W. Eeal Estate Conveyancer and sole Proprietor of Dufrccs' System of Title bought and Taxes conveyances on equitable terms. Having compiled with great a com- plete Abstract of all the Real Estate Titles in this I am prepared to examine Titles with great facility and more correctly than any other in the County. Persons de- siring to buy or sell Heal Ti- will find it to their advantage to call upon me at the Treasurer's Office in Iowa. JOSHUA MILLER. W. OTIS CROSBY. BIIX.I.ER Oc Attorneys nt South Side of the Public Joseph Store. T C. Attorney at Notary Public and Collecting Office in the business entrusted to his care will be promptly attended to. Attorney and Notary IOWA. Office in J. Rummel's Store. Spccinl iillention given to estates of nink- drawing Bounty nnd Pension Agent. PHYSICIAN-AND SURGEON-. All calls promptly attended liy day or night. Specinl attention given to surgical cases. north-west corner of the Iowa. 44-tf. s. H. M. nncl Iowa. l calls promptly attended to. v8-n2-ly. M. PHYSICIAN AND TVU. Ij. C. Physician and Johns Iowa. Consultation confidential nnd free. All cnlls promptly attended. 8 4m A. IMrysleltin niitl calls promptly attended to. 44. T71XCELSIOR DENTAL ROOMS. -t-J DR. H. W. Surgeon and Mechanical lotvn. All the branches orMcchanicftl Dcnlis'ry executed ID the beat manner. Having given Ihis branch the Denial Science most of my aticntlon for n num- ber of I cnn promise all who may give me their pnlronajie that their work will be dono In the best eiyle. Sots can bo obtained nt from tlO to In perfect Imllaticn of and made to cnt vtiih. nud examine specimens nnd tnvc lime nnd onico doors west of Ihc Post Onicc. Continental East side Public A.. MolCasIE. Proprietor. This large brick is a first class en- tirely furnished in the best wilh 33 rooms and sample room. No pains spared lo insure the comfort of pnests. Om- nibus lo and from all trains. Good stable and attentive hostler. Keystone NortL Side of the Iowa. J. K. Prop'i'. Omnibus to and from all Irains. Good Stabling in connection with Ihe house. H C. CAMPBELL Iowa. draw receive make and do a general b.inkiug business. STOCKHOLDERS BOWEN. S. W. V. P. VBRMIMON. D. C. CAMPBELL. H. SAWYERS. A. RICHARD. The old elm tree under which Washington took command of ihc armies of the United is still standing at with nn iron railing arouud its ancient Irunk and a granite monument benealh ils bnt is beginning to show tho effects of old age. Last week one of its largest measuring upward of thirty feet in length anc a fool in fell to the ground The venerable tree will soon disappear with other relics of the Revolutionary period. A young lady suggestively.remarks it was not good for Adam to live single when there wasn't a woman on what shall be said of old bach clore with the world fnll of pretty 3D General Life and Fire Insurance OFFICE WITH West side or the Public Iowa. laving no oilier and represent ng none but First Class Companies.fill who nsure me will find their interests losely guarded. W. T. OGLE. CITY OEOHGE PRATT. LIVERY. Pine Lumber. MICHIGAN AND WISCONSIN PINE LUMBER. GLAZED For sale cheap for CASH at 3eaham Steele's A T HIS OLD UUSINESS. WM. Three Boon West of WMtaelTi KEEPS STOCK OF SADDLES AND HARNESS And everything in his line of arrantcd as represented. 15lf South-west Corner of Ihe Public CENTER 10 OCLE A Proprietors. Feed and Sale Stable. Passen- gers taken to any part of the county. Gooc outs furnished on short notice. Gooc for all Traveling Agents at low iorses boarded by the day or week. to and from all passenger trains to any partofthe City. tSTOmnibua lickets. five for one dollar can be bought at the office of Ogle Prat Single 25 els. 17-tf J. C. Martin. J. V. Bashaw. MARTIN Manufacturers of all kinds of WAGONS AND BUGGIES Soulh of the Iowa nave conslanlly on hand wag ons which they sell at Ihe low est prices. The malcrial usec cornea from the is of the best quality is well and they cnn warrant cv ery wairon for two years. Alt repairs per taming to blacksmithlng'and will receive prompt attenlton. Give them a call. 32-tf. IOWA NEBRASKA LANDS FOR SALE BY THE Burlington Mo. River R. R. Co MILLIONS OF ACRES On TenYeaifl' Credit at 6 percent. Interest No parl of principal due for Iwo nnd Ihc only one-ninth yearly till In fnll. ncle will for lima Mid- Improvement within the limit of this gonerow credit. lernwwcra never arc not now andprohablT never will be. CIBCULAB giving foil particulars aro wishing to InaBco oiheni to cm I gr si wilh them of to form a are Invited to for all they want to distribute. Apply lo UEO. S. Land Comm'r. For Iowa at Iowa. And for Nebraska at Neb. ONE of the celebrated Triumph Fountains it the Sod On Ihe streel leading to the depot. W. J. ELDR1DGE. W. A. ELDKIDOE. Centervttle Nursery. ildridge Dealers In aud propngators of all kinds of 'RUIT AND ORNAMEN AL Iloasc and Oangc .nuts and Maple Trees. Tlic c named firm crmanunlly loomed at and offers to Ihc ubllc fur Fall nnd Spring trade. 135.000 rj.QOO Plumb trees and Grape of nc ycrtis gr mth ut liberal And also will Tur- sh anjlhins m the nursery hue frouiluotn the cars' grouih from aa Iowa City nursery and inranicc alock. JJARBEH AND HAIK Coorncr of the P. Notiry Public and Collection vi Will write take Ac- Office norlh-wcst orner Public Square. 43-ly. L GOODS Ax J. E. WALNUT IOWA. I cordially imitc all my customers to cnll and cx- minc my and us I am rendy to com- vclc wlilii ciobc prices. Produce ol all kinds that 1 in Into cittli taken in cxchnngu for Home Insurance Company of New York. The Home has paid every dollar of her Chicago losses and comes out with an un- npaired capital Patronize the rst. and all the lime II. H. 33-lyr Iowa. Hack Line. Tho Camomile nnd MouHon Hack Line will ran as follow GS. AIUVE3 Monllon lit 8 a.m. Ccntcnlllc. nt II a. m. Centerville m. Monllon nl 6 p. ra. Make connections with Iramd at Moulton and WALTER Prop'r. HARNESS SHOP. soulh of Ho-well's slorc. Centerville. Iowa. Keeps constantly on hand a good slock of Saddles nnd IlJrncss. Will manufacture lo order and guarantee any- thing m his line. Spccinl attention en o carriage and buggy trimmmz. A share of Ihe radc is solicited 37-ly- H. A. Jonsaox. C. M MAIX. JOHNSON A- Wagon and Carriage lovrn. They t.ikc pleasure ia Baying to their old customers and the public that they arc prepared to o anything in Ihc blacksmith busi- ness. Special aitenlion to horse shoeing and epairlng of all kinds Sallsfnciion guaranteed. They cnn be found at Ihcirnew soulh of Bca- Imni SIccle'B lumber on the road to the lepot. J. P. Ullrich Wagon and Carriage East Side of Public Manufacture to order. and Carriages. Xothiug but the best ma- terial and satisfaction in all cases guaranteed. Repairing done on short no- tice. attention given lo horse shoeing. With a number of years we think we can entire satisfaction in Ibis branch of Ihc business. M. R. R. notes must be paid vrlien. due. The Notes and Accounts of J. L Ong are due. Save cost by settling at once. This call means business. Just Arrived. A fine assortment or Silk Mixed To be sold at the ruinous price of per Worth in any market Coats for Pauts and Vests for In fact a good substantial suit for These bargains are to be given in Cen- tervillc but for a short time. Get your Fall nnd Winter Clothing while It may be had for little money. WM. MODE COOK. New Grocery. For family groceries go lo the PHILADELPHIA GROCERY West side of the Public Square. A Complete Stock WOODEX- DRIED AP- PLES nnd SMOKING TO- BUTTER. MOLASSES. DHIED AND CANNED FRUITS. The best brands of FLOUR Constantly on hand. The hislicst market price paid for Coun- try Produce. J. B. SPOOSER. FIRST NATIONAL Iowa. WILL DISCOUNT NOTES And other evidences of Receive BUY AND SELL GOLD SILVER BUT AND SELL LOA1T MOHE7 On Personal Will Make Collections OX ALL ACCESSIBLE and attend to all matters pertaining lo a General Banking Business JOHN Cashier. WM. President. DinEcrons. C. H. A. E. J. R. WM. J. A. TALBOT. Bank open from 9 m. to 4 D. m. Sturgeon BAYING OPENED A WELL SELECTED STOCK Moravia Nursery. We have al our two miles and s- half South-east of A large slock of Apple and Cherry of two and three years growth. With a num- ber of years and after testing over 250 we feel safe in guaran- teeing salisfaction lo our customers. The business has our entire attention. Farm- ers arc invilcd to call and examine our Block. Orders receive prompt attention. 1 tf. A. C. REYNOLDS Sos. TJ L. STRICKLER'S X.ivcry and Feed Groceries ire ask the public to call and examine them. and we will prove to them that WE CXAJST .1 J-JLi STFiT. T BETTER AND CHEAPER GOODS than any other as we hare THBEE very important advantages over all other other houses in town Hear toe South-west Comer of the Square. Horses and carringM lo let on fersonable' terms. Good stabling and cweliil attention to those desiring to feed. BTStock yards and Falrbavnk'a Sestet attached. and FRESH. Our Goods They were all bought since the reduction of the Tariff Jan. 1871. Ice every 1 the We SELL FOR conseqttcnlly will not hare I ontmke our good capo- niers pay our bad cvutomen' ways the cise with ttee fiwlit PRODUCE taken to Bontn-cMt Corner Cen Dotty the -J ;