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Williamsburg Journal Tribune (Newspaper) - October 9, 1885, Williamsburg, Iowa Best Advertising in tMtcrcd nttJio Postoffice iu as coaondcliu B ftt lit 1 1 T 1 Williamsbiirgh f VOLUME IOWA OCTOBER NUMBER JOB PRINTING stfcflt AS EXEOTPED TO OBOBtt In the Neatest and Promptest MannflU TTITQ I ATTORNEY AT UW And Notary Alaff Real Estate and Insurance oast Bldu of the over Darts general On tho west side of Public LYON Now new firstclass accom tma to and from tho Insurance Daprciontfl nil Town nnd trans nets General Insurance at tho low lo ALL LOSSES PROMPTLY Surgeon AND A regular Grndnato of tho Medical Depart ment of tho State University of and of tho University of Now I shall Full Line of Drugs And shall fill all my own prescriptions In the City or GIVEN PROMPT Office over Savings HARDWARE FOR TINWARE go to STOVES go to NAILS go to PUMPS go to BARBEDWIRE go to CLASS go to CUTLERY go to CO cd cr co 03 CO 5 co Ul CO 4 Tin Roofing and Spouting Is rejoicing over tho dls ovcry of natural A itAtFnustiEL of letters and papers iow roaches Grant HANNIBAL HAMLW announces with rent prido that ho will wear an over coat next winter for the third season in his TIIK Baltimore Grand Jury reports hat tho introduction of tho whlpplng ost to punish wifo boaters lias had a military THE Now Hampshire law punishing with a lino of twenty dollars the sale of n cigarette tq h boy or girl under six teen years of ago lias gone into THE reports of the recovery of the exEmpress the widow of tho illfated arc No Slope is onerttninod that she will over regain her AN Atlanta oxConfederate is authority for tho that Win chester presumably in that State was captured and recaptured twentyfive times during tho civil AT an emancipation celebration in a fow days ago tho colored resolved to erect a mon ument to commemorate that the cost it not to exceed the champion ama teur bicyclist of tho West and tho champion 100mile rider of died suddenly at his Louis tho other of a congestive AN amateur physician says that a ten days journey on a bicycle will euro The man who could ride ten successive days on a bioyclo wouldnt mind such a little thing as A negro it is literally worn two fingers off in many years of shoveling Tho case is reported by a physician as a is no apparent and no Compiled from Late FROM CoMMonoiiB WALTER QURRN was re conlly appointed Commandant ot the Washington vies Commodore Tnit following Consuls woro appointed by the President on the 3d John Card of at Egypt Owen of at Ecuador Thomas ot North at Mon tevideo Madison of at Algiers Lewis ot New at Henry of Illi at AlxlaChapelle Otto of New at Santiago do and George of at Kingdom of AN order was issued by the Postmaster General on the 3d prohibiting the special delivery ot letters on Sunday under the now AT twentysix leading cloarlnghoimos In the United the exchanges during the week ended on the 3d aggregated against the pre vious As compared with the corre sponding period of the Increase amounts to per PKESIDENT CLEVELAND has refused to accept the resignation of SurgeonGeneral THE Treasury Dopurtmont has pur chased ounces of silver for deliv ery at the New Orleans and Philadelphia INCREASED demands upon the Treasury Department for small currency was on the nth accepted as a sign of a general business CHIEF SIGNAL OFFICER HAZEN arrived iu Washington on the 6th from an ox tended tour in IT has been decided by the Assistant AttorneyGeneral of the Postoffice De partment that mall other than let where a request to return to the send unless Is written or printed upon shall bo but that the matter shall be charged one full rate of according to the class of which it IT was denied on the 6th by the Ottoman Legation at Washington that there was any foundation for the report that the Sultan was becoming THE losses by flro in the United States and Canada during September aggregated less than for the cor responding month last and about below the average for September in the past ten CAPTAIN OKLANDO HALL nnd of celebrated thoir golden wedding recently by setting with a liorso and to drive over the route they followed on their bridal fifty years TUB cake ordered for a forthcoming wedding in Hew York is to bo sur mounted by a tower of in which will be live The briclo is to break tbo artificial cage with a liny hammer and liberate the THE monstor petition of tbo Salva lion Army regarding the protection of recently presented to the English was two miles six hundred yards and one foot and bore ward of up Mannfacturers of all kinds of Dairy Tin New work and repairing under our personal IS 5 WILLIAMSBURGH SAVINGS BANE IN order to gain a coveted prize a young couple residing near wore recently married upon the Fair with people lo witness Iho Nearly every exhibitor upon the ground gave the pair a present CONFIDENT matrimonial agent of Dakota advertises to accommodate girls with husbands in Dakota on ninety days A grout East ern is especially by whigh has only four unmarried pirls i population of AN exchange says that Alderman of arose the other even ing in the Council and said You are all thieves and blacklegs You are robbers Every one of you ought to bo in State Prison for And then tho virtuous Aider Man dodged sixteen inkstands ana ikippcd out for JOHN BOARD OF DIRECTORS JOHN Transacts a General Banking Foreign and Domestic Exchange bought and Interest paid on time Collections receive prompt and careful OORRKBrONDEHTS Chase National Now First National First Nutfouilt City National Cedar Hag a Large and Complete Stock of Our yooda are of the and combine durability and We carry a flno lino ot Ladles Kid iu fact u lull stock of Shoos aud Rub tor for both Lutllcs aud We oleo manufacture custom work to at Rock Bottom All our urn AT tho other after noon of Spring walked across thu river on a tight rope stretched throe hundred and ifty feet from side to at a distance of two feet above tho rooky directly above the Tho rope is an inch in much small er than is generally used in such THE i WILLIAM HEATH Now York have assigned liabili ties of ACCORDING to late reports tbo Inmatos of tho Allegheny County Homo at Wood wore dying at tho rate of one every day on account of overcrowding and A YOUNO farmer named David living near killed his agod father a few days ago with a with which the latter had attacked him while AT the Pittsburgh Solar Iron works a battery of boilers exploded on the injuring seventeen men and two of whom had Several others were not expected to A RECEIVER was appointed recently for tho Howe Sowing Machine The secured debts amount to and the unsecured of whom is for the pay of The nominal as sets are ADVICES to Bradstreets on tho 2d from various business centers say that the out look was very Tho dullness in the dry boots and cotton and woolen trades was very a village twentytwo miles from New York was visited by a genuine cvclono on tho afternoon of the Greatdamage was done to but only one life was ACCORDING to tho census recently com pleted tho population of Massachusetts is an increase of since Boston has against five years AT Btiela com pleted her fiftysixth day of fasting on the having taken no food during that FIRE recently destroyed several hotels and cottages at Strawberry causing a loss of Two BROTHERS named Wall were ktljed by lightning during a recant thunder storm at IT was determined at a meeting in New York on tho 5th to send fifty representa tive IrishAmericans to assist Parnell and his associates in the pending parliamen tary campaign in AT Buston a ouehundredmilo bicycle race on the 5th was won by George of New in six 57 heating the worlds record 14 and tho American record by 1 20 At Beachs the podtofflcis was destroyed by flro the other stamps and other contents were sn THE Garden City poatofllco wni burglarized the other tho nafo blown and thirtysix money pack ages for tho Government RECENT reports state that heavy rains In Tennessee and Northern Georgia had caused serious injury to tho cotton crop nnd partially suspended railway COLD weather It was expected would end this Apncho campaign lit tho South compelling the Indians to NEAB Fergus four cars broke away on the 4th from the first sec tion of ft circus and running back ward oii a heavy grade struck the engine of the second Five men were killed nnd many others seriously Two COLORED St King and a man named woro lynched on tho 3d for criminally assaulting tho for mer near Now and tho latter at tho Kansas Stato Voter reported on tho 3d that hog chol era prevailed in between thirty nnd forty countiesin while Intoxicated few days ago at fatally stabbed his wife and TimoUQHOOT tho country on tho fith cold weather prevailed and light falls of snow were reported from many FIVE Mormons at Salt Lake City were sentenced on tho Oth to six months im prisonment and fined each for Illegal A PEW nights ago a cyclona swept over Brunswick completoly de stroying the tobacco and cotton Many buildings and fences woro also de SIXTY convicts near who were working on a road made a deter mined at temp b to escape the other even The guards opened killing or wounding tweutyfivo of the The others BEFORE a Grand Jury at Green testimony was given on tho 5th which showed that the Chinamen at tho recent Rock Springs massacre burned their own to prevent tho whito men from getting their JOHNSONS dairy stables at Atlan were burned a few nights 128 finebred cuttlo being The loss was with but FOREIGN SEVERAL villages iu Eastern Roiimolia were sacked and burned by BashlBa zouks a few days GLADSTONES Sir Andrew said on tho 30th that Glad stones throat was in a condition that would allow him to deliver AT Montreal the prompt action taken by tho authorities on tho 30th overawed the antivaccination and compara tive quiet had been A DESTRUCTIVE fire burned the business portion of the town of tho other tho loss being estimated at 9EOKQK KLEIN Dealers In all kinds of FUENITUEE We keep a full lino of the best Class as well as tho lower priced and nre prepared to suit all who may favor us with their UPHOLSTERED GOODS as cheap as they con bo purchased anywhere and warranted as LOUNGES AND CHAMBER of the very latest and will lie sold at the lowest possible Call and see us and examine furniture and learn prices before purchasing Satisfaction Peter Live Stock Dealer AT Conroy and South Always pays Iho very hiRhcst prices the market affords for fat hogs and Undertaking a HEARSE furnished when desired Shrouds and Undertaking Goods always on Northeast corner of DC Medicines and Chemicals FKEUEIUCK lUnii proposes at an early tiny to test a now Hying mnchino in Tho machineis in tho shape of a cigar anil is furnished with It is lifly feet long by fourteen in with wings like a a tail and a It will bo inllated with The inventor will bo sus pended under the center of tho nia which will tail through the air Iho wings boing the pro pelling PAHIS appears to bo overstocked with American at Tho other day a recently established deutist brought complaint in court against his servant for having loft him suddenly without giving The servant justified his conduct by explaning that all tho while ho was in tho doctors house not a single patient made his ap while ho was obliged lo sit uear the window and scream by Iho to mako people believe that teeth were being pulled inside by Tho court acquitted tho KASTEHN the scone of the new movement on tho chessboard of European is a province by the Congress of Hcrlin m It was nutonoraio until the recent change iu under tho pro visions of tho it formed au in tegral part Of the Turkish and was governed by a Christian appointed by the subject Jo the approval of tho The province is bounded on the north by the on tho cast by the Ked ou the south by old and on the west by Tho area is square miles and the population WEST AND Tuoops wero in pursuit of the Apaches on tho were still making raids in killing citizens and running off THE Missouri Pacific Company have leased the Central branch of the Union Pacific Railroad for twentyfive and late the Minneapolis have bought the Detroit IN tho vicinity on the 2d heavy rainstorms had caused disastrous Hoods and much loss to WEAR two thousand union miners were discharged by the Pittsburgh Wheeling Coal Company on the ad because they refused to work with uonuuiou Trouble was FIBB recently destroyed tho Bherman House at the guests narrowly escaping with their THE other day a smoothfaced with a Winchester rifle and a re lieved a Texas stage of its the driver and six pnssengeva quietly IK Blount Joseph Wolfe gave birth a few days ago to a twelvepound but minus arms or It was believed the child would Ur to tho 2d the prairie flrea iu Dakota had burned over a solid stretch of one hun dred miles along the lino ot the Northern Pacific and wero still Hundreds of families wore A stable was fired on the supposably by an incendi and all its including twou tyouo were named Edward Brain at Salt Lake ou the 2d to six mouths imprisonment and Brain claimed that he acted by 4 direct revelation of but Judge Zaue in formed him that he was simply uttering cant and TUB Democrats of Colorado met in State Convention at Denver on the 3d and noin juated Wilbur Stone for Supreme Resolutions werq adopted iudoruing the Presidents Administration favoring free and unlimited coinage of silver and the strict enforcement of tho Preemption and Homestead laws denouncing foreign con tract labor of every and lamenting the death of General IN Cuba four workmen who took refIIRO recently under a cart during a thunder storm were struck by lightning and in stantly ASIEUIOAS prlma was married at Paris on tho 1st to Raymond of THE death of the Earl of the English occurred in London on tho at the ogo of eishty four DUUING tho week ended on tho 3d over four hundred deaths from smallpox oc curred in FALSE POINT India advices of the 4th say that the recent cyclone destroyed five hundred NEAR Komloops a cow on the 3d throw the engine of a train on tho Canadian Pa cific Road off the killing one Ameri can and five and wounding several A TELEGRAM was sent by Veissel the Turkish Commander in to tho Constantinople authorities on tho 4th stat ing that ho had completoly defeated the insurgents and captured and promptly banned the most prominet of thoir THERE woro 228 now cases of cholera and 125 deaths in Spain on tho WIN France tho recent elections for mem bers of tho Chamber of Deputies resulted in large gains for the would necessitate changes in tho Two members of tho Ministry have Uieir 1 an old and wollknowt journalist ot and tor many yean editorially connected with tlio Kol logg Newspaper died recently after au illness of less than throe weeks He was fiftynine years of age THE trial ot Ferd tub will begin at Now York October JUDGE THEODORE ol tho New York Supreme was founc dead in bed at a Troy hotel on the ing of tho Heartdisease was till He was Bixtyllireo years of TIIK threatened striko of streetcar em ployes at Louis for shorter working hours was inaugurated on throe fourths of tho men taking TUB Grand Jury at Greon after an investigation of the anti Chinese riots at Rock adjourned ou tbo Oth without returning auy indict ExGOVERNOR of Massachu died ou tho Oth at agod sixty seven THOUSANDS of flintglass workers In Now New Jersey and Pennsylvania struck on the Oth for Higher issue of silver dollars from the mints during the week ended on the 8d was The issue during tho cor responding period of last year was EXTENSIVE nailmills at which had been closed for some re sumed operations on the Oth at last years with several hundred THE Crow and Cheyenne Indi ans in Montana wore reported on the Oth to be on the and were killing cattlu and burning Postofllco Department at Washing ton ou the Oth rccolvod a number oC re ports from postmasters as to the first three days working of tho special de livery The reports showed that the system was receiving and in dicated that it would be fairly THROUGHOUT Spain there were reported 201 new cases of cholera and 102 deaths on the At thero were 61 deaths and 135 new Miss MARY the reached Hew York ou the Oth from En A RAILWAY accident iu Greece a few Jays ago caused tho death or injury of between forty and sixty THE London Times made the significant admission ou tho Oth that it is impossi ble to disguise the fact that the Govern ment of Ireland has or is rapidly out of he bauds of her Majestys DURING the mouth of September there than 800 deaths from siuaUpox iu Over 700 of the jgh and Toilet Wall Stationery and Drug gists FLETCHERS STOCK TII E MILWAUKEE PAUL RAILWAY COMPANY Ownn and operates nearly mllen of thor oughly equipped remit In Minnesota nnd It IB tho Short Lino and Best HouSo between all principal points in tho Northwest and Fnr For Minn rates of manage nnrt apply to tho ncurcHt Rtntlon nirent oC the MILWAUKEE ib PAUL or to any Itallrnnd Agent any whore In tho United Mates or A Ticket Asst notices In reference to Special Kscnr ohanKrfl of and other Items of cut In connection with the MILWAUKEE nloaao roter to tho local columns of this CEDAR RAPIDS NORTHERN The dlroot lino across tuo State of Iowa tot S t r i o pure always Thoroughly Best made For Horses Cattle and Physcicans Prescriptions accurately filled with pure Drugs at reasonable West Side Iowa CITY BARBER First door north of the All kinds of barber work done in the alcst or to suit PLTSASM GIVE MM A IN Keeps constantly plete line of on handa a com Boots Hats Ready Made Call and wo will show you tho best line of goods in tha at prices that defy New North Side Michael Dwyre Announces to the public that lie is pre pared to do all kinds of Blacksmithing In the very best and on sliortet Ilonsis SHOEING a Also the largest and best iron for Call and see it before burchas It has given universal wUerp It Connections arc mndc with all Important lines Icadlnn EAST and ffOJtllI for Paul and all polntH In Mlnno Mon Wyoming and HOUJ11 for honlnand points To as and all points Uonth and EAST for Chlcaeo and all Eastern WEST for Council KanHHii Oily and alt points In Now Nevada and Land Explorers tickets for sale at all coupon both slnglo and round to Min Missouri anil Tixot land SOLID TRAINS ABE BUS BETWEEN CHICAGO and St LOUIS Leavlntc Chicago via tho Rook Island Kt Louis via tho Kcokuk Northwestern and Minne apolis and 1aiil via tho Minneapolis Louln Kxtonds from to Albert Muscatlnq Dlv slon from Iowa Iowa Falls Dlvis Ooclnr Railds to anil Bclniond to Madi It willbe seen from the alovo that almost my portion of Dakota and or tho south cr can bo cached bv this lino and its Tlmo Taiilrs nnd nil Information fur nished upon application to Tickets on lalo at all coupon olllccs to all polnM in tlio United States and it CMfS Cleric CEDAB WHO IB UNACQUAINTED WITH THE GEOGRAPHY OF THIS v SEE BY EXAMINING THIS THAT THE ROCK ISLAND A PACIFIC RAILWAY iuri Blver THE GREAT ROCK ISLAND ROUTE luxuries of ita Passenger the Mil palace Sleepers of thelatest and sumptuous by ItoM PtHfi
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