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Daily Nevada State Journal (Newspaper) - March 3, 1878, Reno, Nevada DAILY NEVADA STATE JOURNAL. VOL. 8. RENO, WASHOE COUNTY. NEVADA, SUNDAY MORNING. MARCH 3, 1878. NO. 128. Mill'HIM SUB MMil C. C. POWNINC, PUBLISHEB AND PROPIUKTOU. TZRMB OV BOB9CBHTIOX: One ytar (by 00 Six months.............................. 600 Three raonthK............................ 3 50 Delivered by carrier in T.eno at 25 cents per No paper forwarjfcd by mail unless paid for In advance. ADYKimarso IIATES One Miuare fteu 1 00 Each hiibsequent ins'-rtion................ 1 Ori'j column, rme mouth.................2500 Half 15 00 Quarter.....' 1000 Eighth...... (1 00 BuHineas cardB. per month................ 3 00 All transient advertlBementb.Tiuat bo paid for in advance, in United States coin. Monthly a, IvertwuLCints payable at the end of the mouth WASHl.VGro.VS BIRTHDAY NU.tl- BKIt OF TUB SUNDAY SCHOOL It is bat once in a lifetime tliat a President of tho United States writes for a newspaper; but President Hayas hai takon such an interest iu tliu Washington's Uirthcluy number of the Sunday School Times, of Phila- delpluu, that he contributes to it a special message to the youth of the country, on the example of Wash- ington. All tho Governors of the original thirteen States also proffer timely counsel to tho young of America, ancl to their parents and tPiichr-rs. Theso representative? of the "old thirteen" are Governors Prescott of New Hampshire, Eieo cf Massachusetts, Tan Z mjt of KhoJe Inland, Hubbarcl of Connecticut, ilobinsou ol Pork, McClcllau of Now Jersey, Hartrauft of Punnsyl- v.inia, Goehran of Delaware, Ocirrnll of Mirylaii'l, Holhday of Virginia, Y.inuo of North Carolina, Humpton of South C.irolma, and Colquitt of Georgia. Some of tho Governors write at considerable length; but be- sides their contributions tho number contains articles emphasizing various aspects of Washington's life, ctiarac ter and eximple, by Joseph Cook, Edward and tho P.i'V. Dr. Biehard Newton. Charles Dudley W.trnor compares Washington with Dr. Bonson. J. Lossing described nil his headquarters in his varimn campaigns; unil Prosidout G. W. C. of Washington and Loe University, includes in his article an unpublished letter on ediicatioa, written by Washington himself. The two tine poems of the number are by William Gallon Bryant and Paul H Hiync, representing tho North and the South. Tho usual weekly kelps to the Sunday-school lesson fill five nlditional pages. Wo acknowledge the receipt of a copy of this splendid paper, and hive filed it aw.iy for fu- ture reference. Wa copy, however, at this time, the comments of Presi- dent Hityes: WASHINGTON, Feb 1G, 1878. To Iftc K'.litor of Ilia Sunday ScJicol only American whose birthday is generally known nn widely celebrated is Washington. The Father of his country i-i remem- bered and honored throughout the world for what he did and ivlmt he None of my young friends who read tho Sunday School nre likely to have an opportunity to do such great deeds as were done bv Washington. But ull of them will have nn opportunity to be like him in character. They can have his love of country, his integrity, and his iirmuess in doing tho right. To have suuh a character is better than rank or wealth or fame. It is a possession cannot bo taken away. As Webster suid so impressively of a ''sense of "It will be with us through this life, will be with us at its close, and in that scene of incon- ceivable solemnity which lies yet farther onward" it will slill bo with us. Simperebr, B. B. HAYES. RELIGIOUS INTELLIGENCE. Moody and Sankey ora now in Springfield, Mass. The number of Baptists in Great Britain in 2B9.83G. The number of cornmnnieauts for the whole world is The Roman Catholic Bishop of Van- couver's Island, lias made a tour of Alaska, with a view of establishing a mission there. Tne Reformed Dutch Foreign Mis- sion Board has received lor the nine months of the present fiscal year as against in the same time last year. The sun1, of is needed by April 30 to meet the ex- penses of the year. Within the last eight months the debt of the Trinity Baptist Church, New York city, has been reduced from over to less than The Rev. J. B. Simmor.3, who has devoted himself to saving this church in like to secure tha wholo sum re- quired. Tho American Bible Society an- nounces that thus far during the eur- r nt year tho expenditures have ceeded tho donations by 850.000. The society has made grants of 200, 000 copies of Scriptures during the year, and has appropriated to tho foreign field. Tho New Jersey Sabbath Union has presented a memorial to the Gov- ernor of the Stute, iu relation to the illegal Sunday railroad trallic. The Uni'jn muintains that, according to the statute, no road has a right to run' more than one passenger train eicu way on Sundays. Church of God" is tho name assumed by the German Bintisls, or ganized in one body, by Rev. Joht- They number communicants, found mostly in Penn- sylvania. Their General CouIureQce, which meets trienuially, will be held in Syracuse, Indiana, May Tho seventh Sunday School Con- gress, under the supervision of the liev. Dr. J. H. Vincent, was held in the Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, on the llth and 12lh ults. Topics relating to the piactical administration of Sunday Schools were <1i.icii.ssed. and lectures were delivered by Dr. Vincent. The Methodist Episcopal Church Extension ami Loan Fund 1ms reach- ed an aggregate in cash of About half of this sum has been used twice in loans to churches. In addi- tion to the cash fund, subscriptions nnd legacies have been received suffi cient to make a total of The Church Board has thus far aided churches. Tho Chicago Baptist University, which has been for some time in trouble, is n a fair way of being wholly relieved. Dr. Gaiusha An- derson has been elected President, and tha office of Chancellor has been abolished; thus disposing of one very perplexing question. The insurance company's claim of has been reduced to this hitler sum represents the wholo of the present indebtedness. PRIZK ITEMS. From the Times-lleview we extract the subjoined information concern- ing Tuscarora'a favorite: The Grand Prize hud shipped for the month of February bullion val- ued ut 3151.787 90, and there is still another shipment to come on Fsb- rndry account probably which will not ba less than Thus it will, be .seen that the two nulls, with a total of thirty stamps, will turn out for the company over for the short mouth, being almost the same as last month. How about dividends now? In tho last shipment made by the Grand Prize thera were thrive bars which nearly SI.000 each in gold; aggregating a little over 82.- 900. The ore from the bottom all shows more gold than ever, as evinced by tho fact that all the bars run over each, while formerly they only run something like A COMING Great Lon- don Circus is already preparing for its Eastern Summer trip. Among the lea ling featurss are to bo Mile. Eiiso Dockrill, tbo famous eques- trienne; the grsai French sensation of shooting forth a young lady from a mouster cannon, the young Wy catching a single rope forty ft-et from ground after being propelled in this manner ono hundred feet; a gen- uine Laplander with a team of rein- a genuine British mail coach, will be shown in the proces- sinn; and extensive zoological and circus departments. Box. D. P.' WALTER onr popular and genial candidate for Governor was in town last Sun. Sorry to disappoint so good find genful a gentleman as Mr. Walter, but Daggett coming Eureka Republican; COINAGE OP SILVER DOLLARS. We are indebted to Senator Jones for a copy of his great speech, enti tied "Coinage of Silver Dollars." de livered in the Senate of the United States Ftfbmiry 14. 1S78. during the debate on the silver bill. It is an able and exhaustive argument, and is creditable alike to the head and heart of its author. Its reaaoniig cannot bfl refn'el and the facts and figures adduced in support af tho re- nnnetizjtion of silver show a knowl- edge of the subject which could onlv have been acquired by deep and tho." ongli research. The speech k con- ceded by even the opponents nf the silver bill to ba the mo'-t effective delivered during the silver debate, and it, undoubtedly, had great weight iu deciding the question. The thanks of the people are due Senator Jones for his untiring efforts JD their be- half in the great-coolest with the money kings of the east, and tha pains taken by him to convince his Republican colleagues in the Senate that silver bill passed .by the Democratic House ought to. become alawcf the land.- BODIE MINING NEWS. In the last issue of the Bodie Stan- dard we find the following reference to the mining prospects of that camp: During the week matters have been progressing in our various mines with about the samr regularity us for two months past. Work is being done with all the available force that can be handled advantageously, and it will ba some weeks yet before moie men can be put on; so that the mines are now really only getting ready for developments which tha uear future may bring in sight. The only strik l or changes in the general character of the ores buing daily produced are in mines whose well known stability make such changes and strikes only matters of daily expediancy, and'of their extent and quality we are not sufficiently informed to mention in detail. This we only know: that sev- eral of the mines on the lode have, during tha past ten days, made de- vetopmentj which are ol sufficient worth to cause the owners rnu a o 3 ra M I O N H b d P 1 S H 5 0 3 o o 19 H m 2 S Q H H O SB ftfi 0 01 w H o Q o oO go -O o 3 en o pENO SAVINGS BANK, CAPITAL PnxsrDtKT.................M. C. LAKE, VICE PnEslDEXT...........J. E. JONES, MASiaai............JAS. H. EINKEAD. Directors! J E.JJNES, M. 0. LAKE, Q. W. HUFFAKZK L. L. OKOCKETT, J. S. and Sell AND ESOHAKGB TOCK, U. S. BONDS. COLLECTIONS, BECEITE DEPOSITS And do a general BANKING BUSINESS. Correspondents. .Anglo-Californian Bank, San Francisco. Messrs. J. ft W. Seligman i Co........Hew York Lothau- King, Brokers..........San Francisco 0 w O O of Dartfora, nonu I New York and' London 169-iaraiiee Companies, opec daily from B (0 O 2 o ff CD HH I Eg T O Q 2 O d _ fu O c O S- O o 3 S m x o o i-t CO o 5 3 CO w I w 3 I B n sr- O sr. o (0 31 a m -i o 00 o o jjj o o o M MANNING DUCK, AI, BOW, BKSO. HEVADA, aKOCEBIES, raoviaioNa. GLA3SWALE Maaufaotoren of OOPPER. 3HKET IEOH, ana T I N W A B E With a Laree Stock of PABLOtt, BAB and COOK1SO BTOVES On Hud and Joi Sale, All Kinds ol' AGRICULTURAL Of tho IJeut and at the Loweat market Jlatea, On hand or furnished to order. ga.Banrhmcn desinng goods in nor lino are invited to call and examine our stock beforo purchasing elsewhere 3.tf. MAPJIVTVC Ac DtlrK. N. J. 7. W. WKTHEBILI, SALISBURY 4 WETHERILL, Virginia Street. Reso. Dealen in FANCT STAMJ! FAMIL-J GBOOZEIES, Batter, Eggi, Poultry. FBUIT3 AHD VBQETABllES, FISH, FRESH. SALT and PICKLED, Best Brands of CIGARS AKD TOBACCO. HSHTNQ TACKLZ, NUTS AHD O AHD IKS, With an endloat variety of P A Tf C T GOODS. Qooda dcUTorod tree of charge, I will DM my best endeavors to give entire satisfaction to all wbo cliooM to with tbeir Agent for Primo'i Eemody. Kft-U GROCERIES. FARMER STORE. T HE FABM3RS' CO-OPEttATlVE ASSOCIATION. Corner Virginia Sotwnd Stravu, BKSO, NEVADA. Will offer fa) the public, Iron and after thiB date At Lower Rates Than any Oilier Store In the af Nevada, A Full Anaortmont of GROCERIES, PROVISIONS, HARDWARE, GLASSWARE, TINWARE, CROCKERY, LIO DO US, TOBACCO, And everything that ia kept in a first- class Btoro. We also keep on band AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS, OF ALL DESOE1PTICN8. JOHN CABLAN. Manager. Reno, March PO CJLTEY. FISH FEUIT STOEE C. A. SIMMONS. (rginia Street............................Reno, WBOLfiUZJE AND EKTAIL VEAlJUi Iy Foreign and Domestic FRUIT. PonLTBY, EQQS, PHESEBVES, OAHDIES, NETS, VEGETABLES OV AIO, KINDS. -------WHICH I WILL SELL------- At tho Very fioivvst Ilurkot Prices g a New Delivery Wagon I am 'now prepared to ilt-tiver to any part of the cjty free of charge. (tono, April 1.1872. GEORGE W. CUNNINGHAM "EBP CONSTANTLY OH BAKU TOT L. berit umiortuieuc of Family Orocerieh, Fru.lt, Sugar, Cof f'jo, Tea, Spices, Bacon, flam. Butter, KKRB, FreBh and Dried Fruit, Crackers of all Kinds, Canned Fruit, Canned Vege- tables, Canned Oysters and Rar- dinen, Coal Oil, CUBUBO, Candy, Tobacco, Clgara, Basiots and Brooms, Which we will sell at lowest market price Call and see for yourself. CEO. W CUNXJKGJIAM. XXX, diJlARSB, Manufacturers of A. J KANE'S IMPUOVED XXX BLEACHING O Challenge the State to produce a soap bearing an; comparison to it in quality. It is warranted to do A No. 1 washing without TOO- blng, or injury to the finest fabrics lit the direc- tiuns which accompany each bar are Btrictly fol- lowed) or money relumlcd. Factory Iron Bridge, Reno. doc25-tf JACOB GRAFF BEdS LEATE TO INFORM THE PUBLIC that he has reanmcd btu'nefw at the old stand and vili, as formerly, keep a supply of FRESH BKRAD, PIES, CAKBS, CONFECTIONBT. ETC. Thankful tti put favors eolicitj contin. ttO-tt PROFESSIONAL CARDS. FRED HUTCHINS. M. D. PPICK iva, OFFICE-ODD FELLOWS' BUILD- ING, KKNO, NKT. OFF10K to i I. M. and C to 8 P. M. fcpeeial attention pcid to dileues of women n d Surgery. janl3-U S. Examining Surgeon for T. V. JUUKH. n. A. WALJW WALDO JULIEN, ATTORNEYS.AT-LA.W RESO. NKVADA. OPTICS IN Jou PIEBCE EVANS, A fflco cast de Virginia St., Iteno, ctlon Business promptly tended to. W. BOGMiVN, TfUYSICIAN AND SURGEON Reno, Washoe County, Nevada Second Btreots, ncit door to JOOIKII, Building. WILLIAM CAIN, A TTQRNBY-AT-LAW, District Attorney, Wuihoe Co., Nev. OFFICE-West aide of Virginia street, Boutl] Second. 8. BISHOP, M. PHVSICIAN AND SUHGKO.V RENO, NEVADA. HAVING located myself perraanen !y this plnco, with the purpose ef giv og mf entire attention to practice, I nm prf-pred a jive my professional attention io Ihom; Ir-nlriug the saiue. ty Particular attention given io IB Snrgery and Dbeaset of Womnn nod Children vS-tfW C. W. JUNES ig my authorized collector. CHAS, W. JONES, TIJKAI. ESTATE AGENT AND COLLECTOR ------FOR TUB------ TOWN OP RENO. Special attention given to Collection and Police tmslnean from abroad. Office with Justice of the Peace. n41-lf. jos. DEBELL, PllAO AL WATCHMAKER, Virginia Street, Reno, Neraiia. The repairing and adjusting of fine wblobof a specialty. All work done at tho lowest prices, and varantid, TKIIMS STRICTLY CASH. Everything Placed ut the Lowest Llv- Figures, E. W. BAELOW, AND GENERAL COLLECTOR ------FOB TOWN OP RENO. Special Attention Paid Ic and Police Business Iron Office with Justice of the Peace. M-fiKUt DBS. SHEETS i WAOAB, mjTECHANICAL AND 8DEGICAL DENTISTS Rooms Eaat of VlrirfBiaSt. (With Cr. Bisbop.) All worli pertainine to the teelli perfonnod neat and fiatibfactory manner friends patrons of cither party ran procure the of cither, the flame as ngual. ipr24-tf GO TO S. N, DAVIDSON'S -----FOE----- JEWEL AND SILVERWARE. US. REPAIRING A SPECIALTY. JOHN BOWMAN, ATTORN EV-AT-LAW, r.KNO, NEVADA. Offlcec In Odd Follows Buildinp, Heal bought nnd Rild. Collections made on Comojis. iion. All tublocfis promptly attended to. j AUGUST WUTKE, PHEMIUM AWD SHOE MAKER. VIEOISIA ST., KENO, NEV. 7-Rtpnlitag Neatlj Done, at Short NEWSPAPER!
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