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   Daily Democrat (Newspaper) - December 16, 1873, Sedalia, Missouri                                iiTu DAILY DEMOC.RAr .'OBU-iUIIL) liVWKY KVI5NIX' isoi.-pAYS PEKSS CMMY. SUHMJICPTION IN ADVANCE: Per by rflx monlliK, by mail.......................... Quo mouth, by mall........................... 1 Served In-Currier, )u the city, per 25 coutn. payable to C'nrrlur. JOHN Business Manage Local notices will he inserted froi Mie to three times, at the rate of te .--enta per line, insertion from .our to eleven times, eleht cents pe iine, eao.li insertion; twelve time and 'thereafter, five cents per Itm inch insertion. No local notice will be inserted to isw than tifly cents. J.owxl .unites ordered putiliahc'. (vnere no time ie agreed upon, wl oe continued until forbid nn charged in accordance with the aim rates. CITY ITEMS. to-day. payers are coming un, Court adjourned at uooi out of foous this morning blacksmith shop is bein covered. Dramatic Compau Sedalia next week. delayed Pacific train wl! about 5 o'clock. Collector Morey wrot one hundred receipts yes 'terday. the vocal and inetru mental concert ot Smith's Hall to uiglit. county finances ure in gooc condition. Warrants ufiarlv face value. Hazel House, at Tipton burned recently is to be rebuilt by Messrs. NeffA Haitel. a number oT retail grocery merchants exhibit the gentle rcmlu der: No credit after January 1st. cosls J5 to swesr loud In the streets of Springfield. Mass. Per haps their streets nre muddler that ours. 'rear drive-wheels of an M K. T. passenger -engine slipped off the track tbii morning at the Lamin  mony heretofore contracted by and jetween plaintiff and defendant is irayed to he dissolved; also that plaintiff have entire custoBy and control of the three children, and for all oilier proper reliefs. The will come up before 01 iext Circuit Court. come a popular thoroughfare for a portion of the trove) -'cowing to our i-.ity from an eastern direction.' class board sun comforta- ble, rooms corner Indium and'. La- "mine !-''dec 15 32t. .1. Ln'nim sold ifty head of hogs -farm hear Siitilli- per hundred. They av- eraged 300 pounce. To-day Charles of (hit sold to W. L. Robinson, of (his city, 110 Iiogs at 14 per hun- dred. ,'Tlic lot weighed llw. Concert To-night Prof. Gflmbel's class bo given at Smith's Hull, even- tig. notice some two or three Musical Celebrities In this city from abroad. Wo have no doubt but will be crowded will] the lovere of good music, and we have m> doubt but all who go, will be more tlmr. pleased with the entertainment. Prof. Girnbel deserves ao -ovation, aivd we hope his long, patient, eftl- ient efforts to improve the musical aste and taleut of this city, 'may -ciTe a fitting recognition to-night. Tho "Calico" Ball. Bo not forget that the duioiples of WMr. give-a "Cal- co Hop" ut the Ives House, on hursday evening. The ladies will ppcar in full (calico) costume, and se gentlemen in Dolly Varfien ncck- CK. Of course they will wear paper oilai-s and other -to make i presentable. We're goiug and going to .wear a biled olickey a huge Dolly in addition. Delayed Train. About, midnight, lust freight I ain on the Pacific road met a serious accident. Several .rs were thrown off. (he track and ails torn up for some distance. A roken rail is said to he (ho cause of mishap. About one mile from lis accident, another freight (ruin in so off the track. Tho rcsuKa in (her have not been yel Krneti. The- ciistcrn train, due here nt 5 o'clock this morning detained hy the accident, ttnd will, bu here at five this evening, jiist.twelve hours toic. County Court. County Court adjourned about half Ifcxt time locate your Ed. Democrat. COUNTY COUBT. Yesterday's Proceedings. The following warrants were or- dered issued: J, P. Thatcher, us county phislaian, Guild Cod- dlnjr, for oil for county jail, S4.45; Wolf A Bro., for blankets, Jesse Reed, for wood, for wit- nesses before grand jury at Septem- ber term, Van Beek, Barnard   time........................... ci) Ouesqiwrc. onoyeur......................... ]U tg "M's" Reply to Public Schools. SKDAMA, Mo. Dec. ICdi 1870. EDITOR gave my views in opposition" to the use of the Bible in our Public Schools, iu a former issue of your paper, I expected nn answer from somebody, but in the same spirit that I started out. Had not "Pub- lic Schools" belter lay aside that grand "nom de plume1' for one more salient, for I advocate (genus ine) Public schooh besides all that is good and noble. In Public Schools I recognize the foundations of ncK vanced civilization; it is the (bogus) "Public Schools" I would attack. In his reply, lie much of Mrs. claims (hat she reminds me very Partingtoii, who "novei- opens her mouth but what she gets her foot in it." lie starts out "that maur tiierc arc who nre behind the prison walls, not (rue, but they have forfeit- ed their freedom byj committing crime. Accept freedom in the prop- er sense for which it is intended, if you please. Free speech Aye, it is a right guaranteed us by the Con- stitution, und indulged in in .spile of the howls of narrow minded fimat- uumher of the that were iu- ics. Free conscience and free reli- jured have died, nnd one of Ihe cir- cus company died at Galveston from the effects of hiit wounds." Soldiers of tho Mexican War. There will be a mceiing of the sol- diers of the Mexican War ut Chilli- cothe, Mo., on Friday, December 20, 1S73, commencing at 10 o'clock, n. m. The object of the tueetiuj; is to fur- ther the interests of the soldiers of said war, iu being placed or. an equal footing with soldiera of (he war of 1812 and tho late war. As General Shields well says: 'The achievements of (hut army contributed largely to the teirilorlul aKt'randisemont, an well ax to the reputationof their country, In com- mon gratitude cannot suffer the few of them thai arc now left to sink in- to the tomb without some grateful re- cognition of their We hope there will bu a large meeting. LuctArv J. JO ASTON, President of the Convention dial met at Chilllleothe on July 4th. Wholesale Oyster Depot. am now prepared to sell the ccl- Challenge" brand of norc Oysters to retail dcHlers at St. Louis prices, with express chnsges idded. Orders am respectfully so- icitcd. JOHN KAISEK, IccJJdtf No. 10 Ohio street. lew can'nc ac- comtmxia'ted corner of Indiana and Laniine streets. dec ]5-d2t. Lots for Sale Cheap, tn cast. Bcdalin ncxr Ihe Railroad ehop.t. Inquire nt P, H. Little's. no-Iy] WKSTKMIHKCJKK.' crmiberrlMi, canned fruits andvegetables itt 1 F. A The Future Peach Crop. It is very iniiOu feared that the mild fall mid soft weather; with the recent warm rnins, have combined to push forward the peach buds to such an extent na to greatly endan- ger tbo coming crop. aro told that the buds are furthcv advanced now than they have been at this season of the year for many years pnst, and fruit-growers arc greatly alarmed. Should we Imve the ex- treme cold wentheroflast year, the peach crop' will undoubtedly lie another failure. wheat-flour a good article at dec6.rtl2t V. KKIKCKIIAUS BnnneM for lUnt, Next door to Rod Oalllo's. Apply to Rod or John B. Oallle. Unpleasant Predicament. The Laniar Independent relates a rather unpleasant Kcene which lalu- ly occurred in that town Quite u Httlc incident occurred on our streets Thursday. A lady drove up in liuggy, got up to a young man, presented u pistol nt his head, and holding a baby about ten mouths old in her arms, suld "Here, lake (his baby and maintain It; It Is If you do not J will blow your brains out." Tho young uinn very coolly told her lie would do as she wished him, and held out his. hands us if ;to take the baby, Hrheu Ihe woman lowered tho pistol, lie seized her by the hand which held it, and led her to Tucker Logan's office and delivered her over to tho town Marshal. iSho soon evidently found that she was in Ihe wronj; box and left town as soon an opportu- nity presented. It is supposed .that designing par- lies were ai. the bottom of the suheme, and lo extort money was the object.' Heating C. C. A bbolt, Ohio street, ceiving a full line of the Standard patterns of Heating Stoves, which ho will jell nt the very lowest fig- ures. He lias n good assortment of Cooking Stoves oi approved excell- ence. He has M splendid assortment, )f nil kinds of Japanned ware, mantifactnw nil kinds of Copper, Sheet-Iron nnd Tin-ware, which he wilUoll ns cheap nny iu the'mar- ket. for choice at reasonable prices, evtry, lioxly lo K. K it I EC K H A us AliKOi gion A thousand times aye, so long as you cimuot control the el- ements, and prevent the coming of seasons in their proper time, so long can you not guide the nlterings of my conscience. In modern times we are taught that God is love, and nre not, driven lo Him as formerly, for fear of smelting after death. 1 deny Unit wo nre a Christian land, we are governed hy a Constitution framed by men who were good and true, and that says "all men arc horn frco and ccjual." "Public School" would fasten on me tho ad- vocacy of free loristn, polygamy and nil oilier free irrcligio'n. Could you discover anything of the kind iu my last article ain't "Public School'' scaring at hia own shadow? Have J not ndvncnlcd the contrary in ad- vising a good moral training in Pub- lic Schools. So far as the (rue mor.il standard is concerned, and in being good peaceable citizens, I will not allow "Public Schools" or any one1 else to ouulii me in Ihe admiration of the 13iblc to its 1 did not speak claimed tlv.il the when 1 umgncd proper place, against it, for I Uiblc had shed a greater blessing on humanity thai) any other book writ- ten, but I did not (hink it ought (.v be forced on (hose that do not think so. We arc not a strictly Christian people, and that the Bible, is used in our Schools, Court.--, in our Legisla- tive and Congressional Halls is nil innovation not Constitution. warnuiled "Public by tliu School" claims that perhaps one half of all the children who attend our Public.'. Sclnols and whoso piircnU are mil Catholics, Jews or Pagans, do mil have the Bible read at liomc; in thut ca5C they Iiavo poor Christian homes indeed, and I very much fear that their religious training will be sadly neglected if they have to depend on it from what they get at school; bull would advise them to go to Sunday a good pro- vision nnd where (he Bible properly belongs. In conclusion arid in, to "Public closing sentiment, I would say thnl.it sounds very much ike the defunct know-nothing doc- tlic ignominious death it deserved long ago hia ndvicu to ieck the government better suited to their taste is n little regarded ns that brain IIPS influence, thhfcihcnnlcd it. M. aodalia Bond! for Sale or Exchange far City This is n good investment. For call on R. T. Millar, Mayor, or K. W. Bixhy. president )f Council. -J. II; YUT, noflTdlf] Clwir'n Finance (Join. fSPAPEJRI   

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