Prairie City Index, March 31, 1871

Prairie City Index

March 31, 1871

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Prairie City Index (Newspaper) - March 31, 1871, Prairie City, Iowa VOL. 1. PRAIBIE JASPER FRIDAY MARCH 1871. NO. 13 TEAVELEE'S DIBEOTOBY. V. R. K. TIME TAKLK. GOIXG WEST. No. 1 Mail............... u. No. 6 r'mjrht.............. iU2p m. No. 3 10 5u in. EAST. No. S Mail 002 a. m. KivijrW-.............. 260 p.m. No. 4 8.40 p. m. of Mails. VTMteru at 840 n. m. The Mail .it 230 p. m. ha Va-jiiiilia Mail arnrcft and departs Cf- v M Widuesilav and Suturtlay. M. 21. -CITY T JU NEWS AGENT denier in STATIONERY and FANCY PBAIRiE IOWA. All orders for papers and books will receive prompt attention. JPRAIRIE ITY JND EX I METHODIST X. E. Corner of Matii and -HJi. Services ovcr Sabbath at Shop on Fifth opposite M. rUAIRlE CITY. IOWA. L. CLAKX. BY H. M'GIVITtE. M. BAItl LETT. Editors and 11 m.uml 7p.m. Sunday School at HI. everr Thursday erenlag. F.'M. ShiSser. pniitbr. All are invited. S. E. Corner of Mar- Gi-.h. every Sabbath at 11 a. m.- aaJ 7 Suis'.tey inimecli- atolr after i'raver-nicct- every Friday evening. 0. ilnn-uh All .'i r'e I Jt v i t ail. K. Corner cf Madison and every oilier Sabbath at 11 _ A I aud iji. m. IVnyer-mettting every Weaves- j evening. Sunday fiohooi at a. j Ite'v. Mr. pastor. All are invited. j Cong. C'huich every Sabbath at 3 o'clock. last ot every month. All are inviiod. Attorneys Counsellors at Office rear of First National 4-3 IOWA. i D to Llndlev RVATI.J ATTORN EY-AT-L AW. Cilice over First National 43 NEWTON. IOWA. 0. C. HOWE. CAMTBELL H c CA MARCH EDUCATION. There is considerable said about en- acting laws compelling the people to ed- ucate themselves and or in other making education and telligence a test of the rights to partake in the affairs of government. While we agree with the first we would oppose a law that would fix a standard to which we should attain before we could eujoy the rights of and while it would seem in direct opposition to that we boast so much yet we believe we must educate or per- ish. A nation is justifiable in taking such measures as will preserve and per- petuate its civil and religious liberties. There is in this nation enough EDITORS me to sug- gest ttte name of J. W. Hammond a probable candidate for representative from this county in our next legislature. Should he consent to go before the peo- ple as a his friends may expe- rience what some might consider a dis- advantage in a political and that is he will not stoop to lew bar- nnd common political chicanery in order to gain his but if elect- ed will go into office by virtue of his -teal worthiness. 31 r. Hammond may have a quiet re- serve about does not scatter his smiles promiscuously upon has not that fawning sychopnancy of the but for sound practical com- mon scholarly attain- SKALFD OR impres- sion is almost universal that mail carri- ers are allowed by law to carry unsealed letters but not sealed out of the mail bag. The fact is they have no more right and they are just as liable to pen- alty for carrying an open letter as a sealed ono. r If they carry not ruailable they are allowed to carry bills or which relate exclusively to those packa- and they cannot know what may be the contents of letters unless they but there is no penalty attaches for carrying a sealed letter if can prove it referred only to the package i carried or sent for. j There is a way of putting up letters that mail carriers ARE allowed to carrv.' Enclose them in government stamped IS AND ARK AT and business he stands j envelopes with stamps pasted among the foremost men of the county ion won't of a denomination FrairiQ Iowa. West .Sule of the have just opened our SPRING and at IOWA. and will compare favorably with any. enough to pay the whole SEAL of I have not spoken to Mr. Hammond on the envelope so that it cannot be opened this but merely suggest his name without tearing or breaking the mant power if properly fo Uje knowhlg that he has a then write or stamp upon it fche place j developed to republicans the mimbcr of friends that will ladl and date of ivin it i and if republican liberty is what the to the A. .y. -t .V iu JiaU. -N'. W. Public GiSceeastsirieof Square.onedoortfottthof j world we believe it then t i n L i HI c j w t j T- 1 i. o. evening in wivsiow j w wn i let us have this education of the head ifi OA-l'Vellows' HuSi. members j. WILSON. t rl t A O M f -m.-r- -r- t _----------_ ...1 M V I 4- 1 the- o.'ifr. M-f of tbp IT 1 I hJ I l. I r. t t L H u _ 1 If mats TiiusiHr ami the 51. cvc week. CHv VVIT.LiAMS. W. r J. W ii A. U. T. J. KKfUART. if- D. C StFKOltlX H. D l H. S. W1NSLOW. J. W. WILSON. j Public. J Office over Savings 4-3 NEWTON. IOWA. port him as a candidate for represeiita- and he has the right of taking it just as tive in the State legislature. von direct him. A HEADER. DRY it is compulsory. Mind is the might of and the world admits that it rules. We have enough ignorance among us to rr Y Williams KEAL KSTATE Have for a list of farms and property. and return land from pay and at- ttend to all biwiucss entrusted to j one o'clock v ester- THE IRISH e have received dav mnl while the down fref ht on a copy of a new paper of above name j the Valley road was in the. vicinity of In- It is a large j one of the whose Which will be soUl verv low for CASK or JCverybody come and Mv LIVE ASD LET UVE. eight paged and contains 48 col- i Oscar foil between two i of trie cars to the ground and was run i umnsof reading matter. AB an organ by the crugllinff his 01 it has already acquired even rjght lesr nist above the knee in a fright- ruin our countrv if ignorance led on 1 published in New York l could be made a cooperative We have instances of the triamph of mind in our late another instance j W it has already acquired even j rjght leg just above the knee in a fright- in the war between Prussia and France. a European and is recogniz- ful manner. The train was stopped and ed by the press of of he was taken aboard and brought to i citv. On arrival here at about half andofEHglandas standing first ot its he was tlken to the offiec of'Drj kind in the United States. As a vehicle j on Second street. On examina- r PRAIRIE CITY MILLS J. and Publi One tloor South of IOWA. On the one there was that that comes from a developed and educa- ted on the there was ranee of the arm of the of it as its name 1 J 1 ll to A. tion of the injury the Doctor decided French irarim that thev condensed weekly history of the would be hut Wo soil dnifti on ciijcsgo. ana S rrencil leaders mat w J J ivnnnrl WHS niul fhft von nor Jork. BUT at iace sell at to 4o cents In possession of a very dangerous that of the Irish where man io T L L1 N ER people in their have deprived J D LtlXSU VW U wound wus Pressed and the York. was conveyed to the Denver House an3 uncertain and the French tn'cr the earth arc Irishmen not to be and the operation postponed until I people in their have deprived j found The chief editor is the Hon. Iiiff. Dr. Sanford who was 1 the nation of its best of its noblest j late member of congress use and. liotaries or A full line of MILLJNERY and Funcv men. Let m have an intelligent and ed- at the _. _ .same conclusion with regard to amputa- disunguished httoself for his j tion The operation was performed by dollars. For sni.-iU aljout as charge FOR NEW TOKS DRAFTS auii under. and orcr ana j and Notions alwavson hand. DRESSMAKING and MILLINERY. Work done to order in the latest stvles. MRS. GEO. ucated nation and we have tlie best persistent opposition to the arrogant' Dr. Hughes betwren eight and nine surance of just laws and honest rules. pretensions of at all times and'o'clock. The patient at last accounts placec. The Irish Worid is a mar- II. c. Fhysioian T K t I -C K t A 1-13 CiTY. U- L. i.-i t 1 A. 1 MS. I BLACSSMITH i PRAIRIE IOWA. From the.Newton Republican. MURDER OR SUICIDE. Mill Found Dead In the Street Stabbed to promptly and all work H'AGuXS for fate. 2-i --i K CIT 7. U Office over 1 A. G O to the OX CHOICE I'K A 14 hsn4. at low prices. HMo MAK5HAL FEATIIKR3 CITY Xortb-Knst Comer of the ScjuaT'e. rRAIftlKCITT. IOWA. EZRA PROPWKTOB. __ _ _ _ about vel of per parents reside at Mo. He Three by clubbing -had beeu in the emplor of the road but a can hare the paper sent to one address' short but we for for for cue vcar The editors invite I sonie timc in the emPlor of the Transfer for f6 cue me in this He is ilimseif un. persons to seud en for specimen aiojc to uuderstaml the manner in which A FREE. The St- Patrick's day number has he tell from the Citr. j On-Tuesday morning at daj'light the f M. a splendid illustration of the gratia body of a man was seen lying in tiie road t i J 6 five miles A ruarried woman in who re- fl through New York. A thrilling story is I cently with left the The neighbors were at oiice sum-1 i u 1'oilowinjr unique note for her to be commenced at about that V-MIVA mtt r and tnc Coroner informed of the fc _ T re played out. l Address THE IKISH 11 Ufce Dr.-----so well that 1 prefer going 1 Frankfort street. New York. with I with one knee drawn up and a common pocket knife at his side. The body was removed under the direction of the Cor- T one of the rooms of Wheeler's near and a 10 CM. ......15 i .......zO jf'or Jraits a Chicago 1-5 less. There is no dan- r from loss in remitting or carrying because cnn be rcucTV-sd as as lost. and cauuot possibly be collected bv the -wrong person. FISH A HAMMOND 1-13 j on McDonald street between Vine and Knee. on r fact. The man generate cuss. It's none of your busine s Last week we made a short visit to j where we have gone to. It won't do you CUicaeo. We started Mondav good to for I would r -i j not live another day with vou to save by way of Keokuk on our own j yonr Jife You ft in think. the Des Moines and after a pleas- j ing I loved you. 1 never did. I married vou for convenience sake. I take the THE STORE or nrr. i A SO.V ____ j consisting of C. L. Kick- j ant ride was transferred to the care of TWO LARGE SAMPLE ROOMS. Utaiu ailj xhos. was summon- the Rail- bab.v and I'll take of it. You j t i lean sue for a oet married as stables m Connection with this j ed. A crowd was soon when ____ ________________ I it was that the body was that nml well selected flock of ryru-s. Conftftrtiiwicry. Tobarco. Provi- sions. .'in'7 u-ill AH kind of taught ana sold II. C. Gives VOCAL TssTitrMBNTAL Mrsir. Piar.o. Vocalization and lorra. J. Ill ATT. CHJSAJP DAVIS KeTp constantly oo hand a fall supplj of STAPLE AND FANCY DRY GVODt. CLOTHIXG. BOOTS t '9 road at and next morning was safe in gets rou next will have a healthy old .Be vituous and youMl Your LATE WIFE. of Edward D. a man about 56 cage. We had quite a pleasant prize. Good b place. Prest. Parks of HOD 1 years of small in stature and consisting of Jra E- Draper of this who had been tenching the winter school __ _ j in the German in Malaka j and has been about town for the past making his Sicie of PRAIRIE CiTY. IOWA. 1-13 and Bro. J. E. M'Ginitie of LOCAL ASD SPECIAL NOTICES. T. Eddy and your servant and we en- joyed the trip hugely. In the city du- i thin head will be charg- len per each otherwise contracted for. All notlCM the JtC. 1-58 IOWA. quarters at King's beer saloon at the ring the day. business called us in differ-_________________________________ j northwest corner the square. ours taking us to type' should anv one pav from 1 been drinking very hanl at that and olh- but in the evening we in aiiuiinl premium for in- J. J. E. AXD IK were companions again. On Thursday when they can 7131 ilERCIf AXT we finished our and the ainoiuu btdding otlten good stepped on v ni- Main of ainrari. on WAKHANTEIJ. l-M HOOTS 1 I Ciffirs. Saddlery j er places and lias been drunk nearly all all the time he has been All QXfltllllllttlOIl Ol lllC IXXlV 4 vu in X OF j a knife wound in the left over the j boanl the C- B. for arriving j It is as safe as any Company in the Tni- 1 Dr. J. B. Gorrell was j there safely on Friday. i C apifnl f KMUMKi on and made a careful cxnniinntioH of the Tlie trip was a very fine one in all re- finding no oUicr wounds or and we found the route very insuring do wvH lie the wound in the left j with close and the taking out a found the knife had entered the breast trains manned with gentlemanly wren the fourth and fifth and pas- The great bridge at Ktokuk is a fine and entered the i structure ami will be formally opened right of the which mnstiwith the usual ceremonies on the IQlh hare produced insUint death. Up to the proximo. all on us iM-re- be oily words. J.SAXDEKS. AUEXT. OF AI-L and Lciucns in that ou 2 O II AUK N Repairing promptly ttd ra-tted. NORWAY will a lot. of the genuine Xorwar Oats at time of the present writing no j Trade is opening out very wcU in the lw haif thc can cxaminciK though semr have places we ami travel on the route for in A saamilc naav Ijc i paid for r onJers lor W. BKYAN. Prairie and the further j _ _ at who i nation may wme important hwe an ad- It appears ihe man came to town woni 5n rcganl to Goo. is the Aarent in Trairia Citr C3TT. IOWA 1-33 and at American Combination BUTTON-HOLE OVERSE W11 BRrSIIBS. The and .inl BuUou-ffofa in the World. C1TRRY Jkimis of from PUAIRIK IOWA. 5 Fabric. i II two weeks ago wUh money. He a the Star House ever paid nothing on the no money f to buy a of and anti for the beer and whisky he but oniir ifty-flre cmls i found on a large memoran- dum in wiiich he carried his money not been found. His watch is also He may haro Iwt money and watch at the gambling taWr aixl to in u fc a niaucr of the importance CJ53 fw to IK thatfuch manufactories sliould established in ordrr to insure the nent of our town. We under- that a movement in about to be set foot to organise a company for of cultivators and of town atMl country that it watt tie Finklc Ma- chine. and exawnjw at the Star one door of r. o. AX a Washington Hanri almost Any having surh a press to HINE A- TROTTER BARTLETT. cmrrai into wiui tneaccwuflmw inur- few and lifwralily. We if this put salt. Sample can be at D. Commission to snbstantlal and thru taken his own or he may have wlain In our own commu- nity den amonjz ounelves and thus add to the our county which murdered for his money. In any event whiskv has tawti his and LVMREK MARKKT. EAM ELEVATOR sp3U in owr midst calls with a ter- far j- a j nfile for the suppression of M PRAIRIE IOWA IRA MiTxilEILOnl Cor. 7th and Walnut Stc. lies Iowa. our our town. Barn TTre rcmoral of Snnwr may be the maim of fcaattovinf his lite. It wooderftil to see the awomt Me be er towns east of 09 in which have M interest whateVfT. Let us tafce hold of the affair with vigor and put it into ope- Ac 3D ft. and ration immediately. Fencing 1 For and at tto f South Side of Railroad 2-W -erf ;