Emmetsburg Palo Alto Pilot, December 31, 1874

Emmetsburg Palo Alto Pilot

December 31, 1874

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Palo Alto Pilot, The (Newspaper) - December 31, 1874, Emmetsburg, Iowa VOL. 1. EMMKTSBURG, PALO ALTO CO., IOWA, THURSDAY, DEC- 31, 1874 PurtfoUed Weekly by llie Palo Allo Prluliug Cumpauy. J. L. Marliu, Edit. Year in Advance. TIME. [One cf our juvenile perpe- trated the following which he hands tin for publication. We ask our lit erary to be lenient with it and remember the of their first ef- Tlie uusy diyi or Anumn are very near gone, And ths old Winter comes trudging along; The birds are all gone to a warmer climate I PICK up my pen a few moments to rhyme it. And now Mutiny Frost, who the coun- try haj crossed, Steps up to the door ot the rich and the poor; Or he'll coin through your ceilings To eater your Or, unless n't air proof, He'll come through ihe roof, And it in he can gul He will hurt you can bet. But should he come in, Out some wood Irom J. N. Make a good olaimg lire Sitting close by your sire. But the sweetest ot pleasures that can be bestowed Are enjoyed while Jack Frost makes wuh us his abode And 'twill add to the comfort vre find in our iiomus To catch at tin: lie brings as lie roams. And chief among these are the long evening hours Much sweeter to us than the perfume ot flowers To enjoy social glee on ihe cold win- night, Or read by the fire that is blazing so bright. And the cheapest ot reading 'mong all that I know Is that Irom the PILOT i.f Palo Alto It will only cost you two dullars a year And if you'll but try it, you won't think it dear, Lei us also have books, the best that we can, everV reader may be.a wise man, For I firmly believe both now and lor- ever That the gaining of knowledge is worth cur endeavor. AniJ I hope you'll remember dear readers and friends That our country's prosperity on it de pends And that culture ot mind snd a education the respect ot both friend and relation. J. W. OCU'FORT. 1'UEOUANT OF GALE3A. The Humble and AKNOCialfoiis ol'Ulysses ill Ills IlliuulM Home. An accurate account of the inci- dents connected with President Grant's sojom n in Galena, I believe, has never been furnished the press, and thinking that a brief letter in reference thereto would not prove uninteresting, I respectfully submit the claiming for it tte merit, if it p ssesses none other, of plain unadulterated truth. Ulysos S. Grant came to. Galena from St. Louis in September, 1859, and immediately entered the service of J. R. Grant, Ins lather, leather dealer, whose btisim ss at that time ed by alime-buriiur named Robinson to whom a monthly rental of ten ting .shoemakers wax on the leaeli- ers chair, got three demerit, marks Plot. Kates ot'AdverUsiiig lollars was paid. The furniture em- j for di awing picture of her with red______________________ braced a limited number of plain cha'k on the back of an atlas, been j Splco I. lw. j !ra. 3m. era. I i yr shaken for putting a bent pin in pieces, together with a few reli s from thiir St. Louis home. Mrs. Giant another boys chair, scolded coming as she did from the wealthy; whistling out lo'.i.l, sentenced to slay j'LcJJ and aristocratic Dunl family, felt her I after school for drawing ink humbled circumsfinees I-cenly, nnd Us on his face and blacking the cared for but little society. The few of another boy's nose, nnd soundly BUSINESS GAUDS. 111 I !i Column i 2 0.1 I 5 00 i Ml i in W) j 1500 'o. 2S-1. I. O. 0. F. race's at llieir hall on Saturday evening of each week, at i y. o'clock 11 m. Traveling brothers are cordial- ly'invitdl to altcnd. 31. L. I5KOWN, N. G. .T, C. X ETT. Sec. ADVETlsEMENTS. WILLIAMSONS FARMERS' HARDWARE STORE Suirple.r had not yet been fired upon A woman of this stamp should I MAIN ST., EAST Or BANit, and a few of the mure prominent: learn to avoid favors; they loo Democrats (among the number A boquet of flowers an even-j Brand, then Mayor of Galena) soughi! ing at the opcia, or any other mince- JAI-ANED am to pass pacific resolutions looking tojesssry ki'idness, often is paid for by peace.- while, on the other hours of liard service at Jl 1 U il IJ il i III W Jti fci there were those present whose hearts or else by attentions that are uniicsir-1 t jiannfact'ure TIX, COPPKR. SIIEET- werD burning wilh patriotic fire, ami ed or undesirable to a woman, whose lives would freely be oflered asjto grow in strength must grow fare, good accommodation for teams mod- erate cburgea. NEW MILLINERY! Having opened a AND DHESS M AKING EsiaWitliment we iii.irantee satisfaction. LOW 1'UIOES Shop at James MISSES msiyy. Emmetsburi' MIL FORD MILLS! OLD Continues to nive tin- of satisfac- linn to cuslomers. FLOUR and FEED STOVES. TIX an-1 tor sali; at lowest rales. i Irom a dist.nncc will experience no de- i lay in grinding their MILFJRD MILL CO. 2fimG Dickinson Co.. In. D. D. CALL AH AN. a sacrifice nuon the altar ol versation. The impression prevails a- country, should m cessity demand it. I and to succtcd must not be embar- by so-called friends. Learn t, TQ of Confedei ale cause were cmleiico; strive to live alone above not known, being present, was loudly j society, and aspire to that cu'turc called for. His refusal to respond am' win h it unncccs-j was exultantly regarded bv some nsi i" Last week we mentioned the hnng ing ot Howard, by a mob in Des Moinei. This disgraceful affair wi1 furnish astrong text ior ihoEt who fa- vor capital punishment, wliici. was ftbolUked by our Legislature but will probably be restore 1, as our civiliza- tion is scarcly prepared to part with it yet. The prisoner (Howard) laughed in the face of the judge as he pronounc- ed the sentence of Penitentiary for life upon him, and afterward bor.st1 d that he would. yet escape to kill-some of the witnesses against h'ur. But though the provocation was and the trial and its circumstances had much excited tl e people of DCS Moines, some measure ol pity should be mingled with indignation against a poor demented wretch, from whose' heart evil issociations. had driven the sugel of peace, and Unongh the ot whose natural passions a dcs- ernlely ked world had succeeded in luring him to ruin. Even though the court had nol al- ready condemned liini, there was no reasonable excuse for citizens calling themselves respectable thur to io'aie jaw, while they hung another for do- ing ihe same thing; and every good .citizen will fi-el a blush of to know that Mitch n Ihlng could tranx jiire at our Slate rajniol. When the s WOT n-lciimpheil to Gon. Baker men" many that Grant, while a rcsi-lHawIlns, whose idt as relative to the t''e value of personal indepeml-i J I. r__ 1 _l dent of this city, and during his mill lary service, indulged in the uso ol intoxicating liquors. This I am pre pared'o denv, and can substantiate the assertion by the evidence of both Ills friends and political ies who knew him while here, as well as that of his only surviving stafl' ofiicor. Generr.l W. H. Rowley, of Galena, a man whoso integrity can not be questioned. The story, therefore, of his debauchery during these periods demanded Pleaeeilop't forget yn-ir pocket-booke. W. A. WILLIAMSON. A, C.Buruham, E. S. Ormsby, A. L. Ornlsbv an admission of his symi.athics delight in being BURNHAM, ORMSBY iho South. His more iuiimale 'or a woman, to be really ii.depend- j however, were inspired with hopi ent, must lie lofty of sou! and above! rnd justly atlribuied his reticence to! the masses in every moral attribute the fact that Ins wife was at that ti yourself of women who hamper Uie laciinai ll'S WIIC W.IS at tllat Il-lu ui nuiuun n nu lyii.g dangerously ill at her sneiety: avoi-1, as you The exigencies ui'lhe time, would a pestilence, women of vulgar ;1 B BS, IPioneerDrugStore O. D. RIDERi DEALER IN few electric word.1? from possessed no foundr-iion in trilh. and him, and the scale seemed to be de is a direct libil upon a man whom in favor of those clamoring late had distilled to be great, and star of glory history shall em- blazon among the renowned deeds cf men with, i.nperishable brilliancy. nslinets and ordinary attainments. Poor society is worse than solitude to even less earnest women tiian nr or peace. At. last the young Demo- self; to you who have litu pursuit, crat succumbed to this 'earnest invi-1 and are pursuing it, it is simply a tation of his warmest frhnd, J. calamiiy. You may offend, Ijnt the DEALERS K away and make them a little toast, j or kill a chicken for their dainty it you are do- jC-iots. Shoes, Hats, Caps. (JrocKf.ry. g a gic-al injiry, not only on the innd. in found I mile Southeast ol CO., IOWA. Is now running and prepared to do j MERCHANT CUSTOM .MILLING. Goun constantly on hand and i fur sale at the very lowest price. mff CABINET SHOP FURNITURE STORE score ot lienving a muscle aild IOSY cheek, but of form ng one of the in a retail SIOTK I will sell at Tin: VJcccpiivt siuiail Boy. We once listened to scholars sing- ing '-Oh, how J love my teach- dear." There- was one boy with i voice like a tornado, who was so i-n- ih sinstic thai he' emphasized even ilher Word, nnd roared, 'Oh, how I love my teacher dear.'''' wilh a >'i1M that left no possible doubt of his if tl-ction. Ten minutes alter lliiil had been stood on the floor for pul- most in; onvenicnt habits mat they p "vr T p "D T p can carry along with them in XI. 1> J. Vy J. JA i life. When they come :o leave you j they will not hall'tin) time fmd any-j thing they can ilms you! ,wilf prepare them to go ch-ling and I gruinbling lliHiiigh life, the vu.icsli wanitd in come when C5 slaws iiimiist in ihe world. Mothers, listen and HENRY WIGHT Has made ample arrangements for the- (spring iraili-wilh a line assoriment of lloiisi-liold Furniture, and i-s prepared My stock is carefully sel'icted, ant, tnstumers with everything io jliis line ol business. HI: will also '.'Dtitract to erect School llotisfs anil private residences. Collins made in the bw. of sivle and tnrnished on short notice. Repairing I ot the best qualitv in the.market I GIVE ME A CALL time, for the lime you will ri'pi-mj sei-ng your sons and dauylili.-rs make tla-i- homes mis-jra- i'le by complaint, and raising their j hj-in K elsewhere. children up in the same Yorker. 1 EnimuisbufK, June 20. And I'xamine my slock before pur- lurnium: made a speciality and laciion guaranteed. :i5tt A DAT GUARANTEED winito-r WELL AUCER AND rr.nit oovr.r.N'OBt or

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