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Janesville Gazette (Newspaper) - October 22, 1877, Janesville, Wisconsin SANFORD'S JAMAICA GINGER! THE QUINTESSENCE OF JAMAI- CA GINGER, CHOICE AROMAT- ICS AND FRENCH BRANDY. A preparation so elegantly flavored and medi- cinally effective as to utterly surpass all previous preparations ol crude einger and household rem- edies for the relief and cure of di-easesand ail- ments incidental to the bummer and Winter eea- eons, and to sudden chances of temperature. IX THE SUBSTITUTION or DIARRHEA, DYSENTERY, Cramps Pains, SEA SICKNESS, Chiilsand Fever, FEVERISH SYM PTO MS, CATARRHAL SYMPTOMS, NEURALGIC and RHEUMATIC SYMPTOMS, DYSPEPSIA, INDIGESTION, FLATULE N C Y, RISING OF FOOD, MAKES G I N G ER TEA, MAKES ICE WATER HARMLESS, IS GOOD FOR ALL AGES. S InitanlJy Relieves! BRANDY FOR ALCOHOL, the use ol the'.True Ja- Mnrhne I ma lea Ginger, of Lheir mui UUSj mvn Eeiectt0Q and im- portation, its comblna- ilon with choice aromat- ica, aa devised and orig- inated by Dr. iianforu, placed this preparation m actual mfrtt HO far ahead or anything be- fore compounded that aoiwitbataa ding the bitter opposition from, the trade, its eales Phtlltt -I In Hew England now cr UliMio. all others combined. The second vear of it3 mannfacture its sale exceeded the previous year by over fifty thousand bottles. It is manufactured on a simply enormoae, L'wo thousand gallons ire always kept made long in. advance ol con- sumption, by which it acquires a delicious fla- vor afid brilliant trans- parency. IS very im- provement in labor sav- ing apparatus is adopted 30 aa to permit tho use jf coatly materials and yet retain a profit. The oottling machine is ilone able to fill two thousand four hundred bottles per hour. From ;hU brief statement It will be seen thatMessra .VEEKS POTTER have entered upon the manu- facture of aanford'e jmica Ginger in a ,uer that must in time Secure for them the enor oious trade in this arti- cle. Its elegant flavor, 4rest merit, and iow price should be tested once by those in mea of family medicine be- fore allowing them- -elves to be induced, by :uierepresen t a tion, to tmy oihers. Insist up- an having what you call JAMAI CA GINGER. REWARD will be paid fora bottle of any other Extract or. Essence of Jamai- ca Gingenf 1'ound to equal it iu fine llivor, puri- ty and prompt medical effect. Sold by all Whole- sale and Retail Drogsiets, Grocers, and dealers in medicine. Price, 50 cents. Samples free. Dealers should purchase original packages of one dozen to obtain the trial bottles for free distribi: tiou. POTTER. General Agents and Wholesale Boston._________________ COLLINS' VOLTAIC PLASTERS. AN Electro-Galvanic Battery, combined with the celebrated 'Medicated Porous Plaster, forming the grandest curative agent in the world of medicine, and utterly surpassing all other Piasters heretofore in use. Tbey accomplish more In one week than the old Plasters in a'wholo jear. They do not palliate, they CURE. COLLINS' VOLTAIC PLASTERS For Local Pains, Soreness, Weak- nesB, Humbness, and Inflammation of the Lungs, Liver, Kidneys, Spleen, Bowels, Bladder, Heart, and Muscles, are equal to an army of acres of plants and fchrubs. Price 26 cents. Sold by all Druggists. Mailed on receipt of price, 25 cents for one, for six, or for twelve, carefully wrapped and war- ranted, by WEEKS POTTE K, Proprietors, Bos- ton, Mass, THE GAZETTE. J. II. K A-L. C II Justice of the Peace -----o----- Conveyancing Prompily Attended to Agent AtchiaoD, Topefea Santa Fe li. K. Go's Luncls. -----o----- Office Gazette Block, Main Street, Wia, Up iSLalrs. inylTdawtf II. H. Law, Collection, Reel EMale nnd Loull Oftlce. Special attention given to collections, ann io the foreclosure of mortgage's. AUbuyineesintrtisted to his care promptly attended to and eallsfaction guaranteed In all Otllce on Slain t-treet, over M. C. Smith Bon'a Clothing Store, Janes- ville, Wis. ang'Jdawly Dr. M. A. NEWMAN, Dental Surgeon, Office in Smith Jackman's block, opposite the pOBtofflce, Jancaville. Practices Dentistry in all Its branches. Administers nitrous oxide gas for the painless extraction of teeth. sepOdawly MONDAY, OCTOBER 22, 1S77, TEXAS LAND SWINDLE. Arrest Sixty Court Houses Burned to Destroy Evl> deuce. Kansas City, ilo., October most gigantic swindle was brought to light here, to-day, by the arrest ol J. K. Ham, Ed- ward Stevens and George Miller, on a requisition from Governor Hubbard, of Texas, oil a charge of forging land titlei and issuing deeds for large tracts of land in Texas. The swindle originated with Ham and a man named Thomas Tullis, of Austin, Tex. Ham lives here, and through, his persuasions Stevens and Miller were brought into the scheme. Stevens, who is a lawyer, and a eon of Judge Stevens, of this city, is credited with having gone into the operations inncoently at first, by buy- ing acres of Texas land of Ham, and subsequently became infatuated with the money-making plan, and acting freely with the other parties engaged in it, and was known in Texas aa the Kansas City lawyer. The belter to enable them to carry out their scheme, Ham ani his contederates had made duplicate copies of notarial and other seals, and had obtained the signatures of many officials. They also had printed here blank forms and perfect copies of deeds necessary for their operations. All titles and patents representing either State or Government lands used by them were forged. An Immense amount of land Mas been conveyed by them under many aliases, and to many different parties. About a year ago the attention of Uovern- or Hubbard was culled to the matter, and on looking into it a monstrous swindle is detected, Involving both this State (Texas) and the United States. The authorities at Washington were informed, and Special Agent was sent out here, who ob- tained a clew, which has been closely fol- lowed ever since, resulting in the simulta- neous arrests tc-day ot sixty persons in dif- ferent parts of the country who belong to the gang. No less than thirteen Court Houses have burned the past yiar to de- stroy ey idence that could be brought against the swindlers. Ham, Stereos and Miller left for Texas to-day in charge of officers from that Slate. M. M. PHELPS, Attorney at Law. Collections made, loans negotiated mortgages foreclosed. OIBee, block, CM. Main and Milwaukee streets. jan31'78dawly GE0.1I. SURGEON DENTIST Office In Tallman's Blocfc, opposite First Na- tional Bank, West Milwaukee at, Janesville, Wls. febSTdawiy AN INTERESTING CEREMOSY. How tlic Orthodox 1'ftilnli JewM Bury 'JTliclr Dead. Mrs. Joseph Simon and her daughter Kaeliel, the victims of tho terrible kero- sene accident at Troy a few days ago, were members of the extreme orthodox sect of the Polish Jews. In accordance with the rules of Ibat body, in the absence ot a rabbi the nearest relatiyo .of the deceased is authorized to offleiate, ana the husband and father accordingly conducted the cer- emonies at, the funeral. At tho honse tbe bodies were laid upon the floor, and shrouds were wrapped around them. A large cumber of candlea were placed around the bcdies and lighted. After chant- ing and reading prayers the bodies were placed in two rough boxes, two tea cups were broken, and fragments were placed over the eyes of the departed. The exact meaning of this act does not seem to be generally understood, but the opinion of the best Hebrew authority U that it is in accordance with an ancient custom when vessels of different kinds were broken and placed m the coffins. Others say that the pieces are placed over the eyes to prevent tie dust from getting in. The unfortunate deceased were then conveyed to the burial ground, and on arriving at the grave tho lids were removed from the coffins. A BC- rious obstacle at this juncture caused a temporary delay but one grave having been dug, ancl according to an old Jewish custom each corpse must repose in a separate eravi1. Superintendent Kelly soon prepared another grave, and the ceremonies proceeded. Two bags about twelve inches deep were filled with sanr1, and one was placed in each coffin. This action corresponds to a sprinkling of dust over the heads of Christians. In ancient limes the Jews did not use coffins, but simply covered the dead with a shroud and placed them in the ground, so that they might decompose as soon as possible. Two padlocks were then produced, one being placed in each coffin, locked, and the keys thrown away. This action is sup- posed to lock up the late of the iamily so that no misfortune may happen to the rel- atives. The clothing oi the decasod was then rent in accordance with a custom dat- ing back to the days of the patriarchs. It is a sign of mourning, as it la recorded that Jacob on hearing ol the death of his son Joseph tore his garments. The lida were then replaced, and when the coffins had been lowered into the graves, the clothing worn by the deceased at tho time of death was gathered together and placed m the re- spective graves. This action is also a pur- suance oi a ytry ancient custom, which or- dered that in tha tvent ot any sudden death all the articles found on or near the body should be buried with the body, so that In case they should be needed at any luture time as evidence the judicial officer would know where to find them. Many of those present then pushed three handluls of dirt each into the graye, and after re- citing a prayer started on their return home. MISCELLAIVEOUS, t and the test, Is instantaneous In its action, and tho most natural shades of black or brown, akin, and Is easily applied. reparation, and a favorite uponeviry toi- and crletor, P. E apr4d-sat-topoicol- ly BJEW ADVERTISEMENTS. SMOKE GENUINE PRO BONO PU6LICO ONEOFTHEOLOEST DURHAM BRANDS J N AM I C A VEST SWEET NAVY CHEWING TOBACCO was awarded the highest prize at Centennial Ex- position for its finn chewing qualities, the excel- lence and lasting character ol its sweetening and flavoring. If you want the best tobacco ever made ask your grocer for this, and see that each ping bears our blue elrlp trade mark with words Jack- Bon'e Beat on It. Hold wholesale by all jobbers. Sen! for sample to C. A. JACKSON Cu., Man- ufacturers, Petersburg, Va. to Maine. per day at home. Samples worth J5 free. STINBON AGENTS] WANTED! FOK PARTICULARS ADDBESS WILSON SEWING MACHINE CO., 929 Broadway, New York City: Chicago, 111.; New Orleans, La Or San Francisco, Cal. PL.AYS! PLA.YS..! PLAYS! PLAYS! For Reading Clubs, for Amateur Temperance Plays. Drawing liocm Plays, Fairy Playis, Ethiopian Plays, Guide Books, Speakers, Pantomines, Tableaux Lights, Magnesium Lights, Colored Fire. Burnt Cork, Face Pre- parations, Jarley'a Wax Works, Wigs, Beards, and Moustaches at reduced prices. costumes. Scenery, Charades. New catalogue Bent free containing lull description and prices. SAM'L FRENCH SON, 132, Nassau St., New York. (TCP a weeJc in your own town. Terms and f 5 utnt free. II. UALLBTT CO., Portland, WONDER 1 I'ON WOMUER. Given mysterious and most extmordmary Book, entitled "TOE BOOK OF WONUEKB.1' Containing, with numerous curi- ous pictorial illustra'ions the mystorleH ol the Heavens and Earth, Natural and Super.Natural, Oddities, Whimsical, Strange Curiosities, Witch' cs and Witchcraft, Brooms, Superstitions, Ab- surdities, Fabulous, Bncbantmcnt, Ac, In order that all may see this curious book, the publishers have resolved to give it away to all that desire to see it. Address by postal cara, F. GLEASON CO 733 Washington Street, Boston, Mass. SELTZER ITIotlierH wlio Dose tlielr DarllugH with drastic purgatives incur a fearful responsibility. The gentle, moderate (yet las.at.ive al- terative, and anti-oiliouB operalion ol TAHBANT s 8KLTXER APEIIIEST peculiarly adapts it to the dis- orders of children. FANCY CAltDS, no two alike, with name, 10 cents. It I n a day HI home. Agents wauled. uultH and ,p I terme freo. TRU-S CO., Extra fine mixed with _ .name, 10 cents, postpaid. JONES t CO., Nassau, Y. ___ 1'iAiS'O, OHtiAN beet. Lookl _ atartlinp: News. Organs, 12 stops "Waoos only Free. U, F. Beatty, Washington, N. J. GRACE'S SALVE. WORK FOR ALL In their own localities, canvassing for the FIRE- SIDE VISITOR, cenlareed) Weekly and Monthly. Largest Paper in the World, wilh Mammoth Chro- moa Free. Uig Commiasions to Agents. Terms and OulUt Free, AUdreaa P.O. Y10KERT, Au- gusta, Elaine. octlSdaw4w _______ choicest in tho Company in America- staple contin- ually wanted beat don't waste for Circular to KOBERT WELLS, Pres. of the Orig- inal American Tea Co., 43 Vusey St., N. Y. V. O. Box 1287. Three Sisters Poison Themselves. Pear of a great disgrace led three sis- Caroline and Lina residing at Oloversville, in New York, to sock death on Sunday last. They had been arrested on a charge of stealing arti- cles belonging to a tenant who occupied part of their house, and they had given bail to appear for trial. A friend, upon entering tho house Sunday night, found the three women apparently dead; one lying insensible upon a bed, another upon a lounge and a th rd upon the floor. A physician was instantly summoned, who, upon eoming, declared the women had taken poison. Antidotes were given them, which restored all to consciousness, but, in the opinion of the physician, one of the women cannot recover, and the other two have an even chance of living or dying. .00 A Month To MBTS selling our LETTElt COPY- NQ BOOIC. No press or water used. Sample :opy worth ITee. Send stamp for circular. EXCELSIOR MANUFATUKING CO. 110 Dearborn at., Chicago. DR. S. H.GESH. OfflM 8. W. and of Milwaukee St. Bridge, Owr J. QrifUVt Hardware Store. JHLOROFOHM, BTILBK, AND RH1QOLBN3 BPKAT janlTldawl? S. H. WISH M. I. B. OAS80UAT. Cassoday Carpenter. ATTORNEYS-AT-LAW ____ corner Main and Milwaukee BtreetB, Lappln'B block, JANBSVILLB, WI8. The Nutmeg State produces a good deal of war material. Upwards ot OC3 pistols have, been made at Norwich this year, and orders aro increasing, com- pelling the works to run day and night. The Bridgeport cartridge works make some cartridges a day- They have supplied Russia with Turkey with and have just got an order for Irom Italy. The Ruisian and Turkish inspecting officers have been working side by side in the factory. Tne Turkish Government ia now building a cartridge manufactory upon their own the machinery for which is now being made at the Pacific Iron Works, in Bridge- port. Abstracts of Title ES. AttHo office 01 Heater of Deeds. HTll famish abstracts of title to any lands in Bock county at reasonable rates buy and sell rei 1 BBtate; pay taxes and negotiate loans. novlSdawtf ANHOOD RESTORED. Victims of youthful Imiirudeuc-o, who bare tried in vain every known rftnpdr, will learn of a simple prescription. FHEt; for tho speedy cure of nervous debility. premature decay, lost mairhooil, uud [disorders brought on by excesses. During a speech by Mr. Evarts, yester- day, the cars started suddenly, and the dis- tinguished gentleman was made to sit down on the platform with frighiful violence. "Whal's the said the President, anxiously, roused by the jar. "Ii's only slid Mr. Evans, rising as expediUoue- ly as no harm done." said the President, pressing his hand to his brow. "I'm glad to heai that. I thought fora moment H must be ilie Solid Democrat. Any 1st bus tbo iDBru'illebta.' Addrcsr A: 30 Niinxuu It was in Omaha. A lawyer was al dressing a jurtge, and the judge was eating peanuts and reading a novel. The lawyer oore it some time, and then angrily re- marked "I Euppoaa I am entitled to claim the attention of the "Well retorted the judge, "tbe court hwlonj suspected you, and will do Its duty the firs chance it COOK'S i" TIME J] aw. Entirely new. Not Patents "Insldes." BEST PAYING Lists, for largo or small ad- vertisers. Can be used BY SEPARATE STATES, as dosired. (3T- SEND .FOR LTSTS. C. A. COOK Newspaper Advertising Agents, CHICAGO. T Janesville Gazette Newspaper and Job Printing Establishment. Various Extensiye and Important Improvements have recently been completed in the material of the office. THE JANESVILLE GAZETTE. UAH.1T, BKMI-WEEKLY nnd WEEKLY bag too reputation of being The Best Paper in Southern Wisc'sin MISCELLANEOUS. AND IT ALSO SNOW WHITE GLOSS ANIMPROVED CORN STAKCH The Eighth Wonder of the World. Costs no more than the common articles called Glass and Corn Starch, which are made by rotting the grain and restoring the putrid stuff with pot- ash and lime. For sale by the Trails generally. Scroll Sawyers, Fancy Woods, Designs Hand or Treadle Saws, Best Saw Blades, AND -ALL MATERIALS CSED Its SCKOLL SAWING Send for New Illustrated Catalogue Large of SUPERIOR aud LOW prices, Wholesale and Ketail. General Agenc for Flectwood, Dexter and other Xacblnes. JOHN Importer and Dealer iu Saw Materials, Publ'.she of Designs and Design Books, 53 and 05 LAKE STKBET, CHICAGO. HAS A LARGER CIRCULATION Titan All Other Papers Published Iu Rock County. n addition to recommendation! the paper offcro the advantages and attraction! of being the largest and handtomest In the Btato. We Invite tho attention of averybody interested to these facts. The Job Printing Office! SPEAKS FOR ITSELF Through Some of the Very Finest and Best Printing Ever Done In the West. NOTICE is hereby given that an election will be held in the several towns in the county of Kock and in the several wards in the cities of Janesville and Eelolt in said county, on the Tues- day succeeding the first Monday, to-wit: on the 6th day of November, 1877, at which election a member or the assembly In and for each of tbo aBBemuly districts in said county will be elected; Also, a superintendent of schools in the first district In place of J. W. West; and a dent of schools in the second district in said county of Bock, In place of J. B. Tracy, whose re- spective term of offlce will expire on the first Monday of Jannary, AD 1878. Andalsothebtate officers mentioned and described in the following general election notice, which is herewith pub- lished and made a part of thii'Dotlce. Given under my hand at the Sheriffs Office. In the county of Rock, ibis Z3d day of August, A. D. 1677. S. G. COLLET, Sheriff. NOTICE IS Thai at the general election to be held in the severs! towns, wardi, and election precincts In the State of Wisconsin, on the Tuesday sncceeding the first Monday, being the sixth day of November next, the following officers are to be ejected, to-wlt: A Governor in place of Harrison Lndington, whose term of office will expire on the first Mon- iay in January, 1978. A Lieutenant Governor in place of Charles D. Parker, whose term of office will expire on tee first Monday in January, 1878. A Secretary of State in place of Peter Doyle, whose term of office will expire on the first Mon- day In January, 1878. A State Treasurer in place of Fred. Kuehn, whosa term of offlce will on the first Mon- day In January, 1878. An Attorney General In place of A. Scott Sloan, whose term of offlce will on tue first Mon- day In January, 1878. A State Superintendent in place of Edward Searing, whose term of offlce will expire OB ths first Monday In January, 1878. A State Senator in the Second Senate District, comprising the county of IBrown, in placo of Thomas H. Hudd, whose term of office will expire on tho first Monday in January, 1878. A Bute Senator in the Fourth Senate District, comprising the counties of Crawford and Vernon, in place ol J. Henry Talc, whose term of office will expire on the first Monday in Jannary, 1878. A State Senator In the Sixth Senate District, comprising the Fifth, Eighth, Eleventh and Twelfth wards, in the city of Milwaukee, and the Towns of Franklin, Greenfield, LaKe and Oak Creek, in the county of Milwaukee, In place ol John L. Mitchell, whose term ol office will expire on the first Monday in January, 1878. A State Senator In the Eighth Senats District, comprising the counties of Kenosha and Wai- worth, in placo ofAsahel Farr, whose term of of- fico will expire on the first Monday IB January, 1878. A State Senator In tho Tenth Senate District, comprising the county of Waukesha, in place of William Blair, whose term of office will expire on the first Minday In January, 1878, A Stale Senator in the Twelfth Senate District, comprising the counties of Green and LaFayette, in place of Joseph 13. Treat, whose term of office will expire on the first Monday in January, 1878. A State Senator in the Fourteenth Senate Dis- trict, comprising tho counties of Juneau and Sautt, in place of David B. Welch, whosa term of office will expire on the first Monday in January, 1878. A Slate Senator in tho Sixteenth Senate Dls- trct, comprising the county of Grant, in place of O.C. Hathaway, whoso term of office will expire on the first day of January, 1878. AJjJtate Senator In tho .Eighteenth Senate Dis- trlcjfcompriBinK the towns of Alto, Byron, Eldo- Fond du Lac, Friendship, Lamar- tlne, Metomen, Oakfleld, Eipon, Rosendale, Spring vale, Waupnn, the north ward ol too vil- lage of Waupun, and the cities of Fond da Lac and Klpon, in the county of Fonddu Lac, in place of William H. lllner, whose term of offlce will expire on the first Monday In January, 1878. A State Senator iu the Twentieth Senate Dis- trict, comprising the county of Sheboygan, and the towns of Ashford, A.uDnrn, Calumet, Kden Osceola and Taycheeaa, in the county of Fond du Lac, in placo of Daniel Cava- naugh, whose term of offlce will expire on the first Monday in January, 1878. A State Senator in the Twenty-Second Senate D istrict, comprising the count ies of Calumet and Ontagamie. in placo of Jamcf. Evan, whole term of office will expire on the first Monday in Oanu- A State Senator in the Twenty-Fourth Senate District, comprising tbe counties of Ashland Barren. Bayfield, Burnett, J'olkand St. Crolx, in placo of Sam. S. Flflcld, whose lermol office will expire on lao first Monday in Jannary, A'state Senator in tho Twenty-Sixth Senate District, comprising the lowns ol Berry, Black Barth, Blue Hounds, Cross Plains, Dane, Pltch- harir, Mazomauie, Hiddleton, Montrose. Perry, Primrose, Roxbury, Springdale, Springfield, Ver- ona, Vermont and Westpon, in the county ot Dane, in place of R.B. Davis, whose term of of- flce will expire on the first Monday In January, 1S78. A State Senator In the Twenty-Eighth Senate District, comprising tho counties ot Iowa and Bichland, in flaco of Daniel L. Downs, whose term of office will expire on the first Monday In Janaary, 1878. A Slate Senator In the Thirtieth Senate District, comprising the counties of Dunn, Kan Claim and Plerco, in the place of llcckwell J. Flint, whose term of office will expire on the first Monday in January, 1878. A btate Senator in the Thirty-Second Senate District, comprising the counties of JacKson and Monroe, in olace of Mark Douglas, whose term of offlce will expire on the first Monday in Janu- ary, 1878. A member of tho Assembly in each Assembly District m the State, and such county officers as are by law required to be elected at such election. That a vote is to bo taken upon a proposed amendment to the constitution. In pursuance of the provisions of chapter 48 of the laws of 1877, approved February 24th, 1877. which act is as fol- lows: AN ACT to submit to the people an amendment to article VII. of the constitution. Tie Material ii Os8 Is Hn ai of 1 Latest The Workmen Employed arc Experienced and Competent THE PRICES ARE ALWAYS REASONABLE Attended to Promptly, and Satisfaction Guaranteed. GAZETTE PRINTING COMPANY, I said amendment amend- which ehall ba on a separata ballot, and said on said amendment shall be cut in a separate box to bo provided for that and all persons qualified to vote at any election In this slate ehall be deemed voters on this Ques- tion, mm s: Section 3. Tha votes cast for or against said amendment shall be counted and [returned by the inspectors ol the election U all respects as votee, for state officers are counted and relumed, and the officers in counties now designated by law to canvass the returns ot votes for state officers shall canvass the returns In their respective counties on tttls question and certify and return tbe result to the itato canvassers at the same time and places and under the same regulations and restrictions now provided by law tor canvassing and declar- ing the returns for elections of stale officers, and the state canvassers shall canvass said returns certified to them as provided by law in case of elections for state officers. Section 4. Within three days after the deter- mination of said canvass by the state they shall certify the result thereof to the gov- ernor, who shall thereupon without make proclamation of the remit. Section 6. The secretary ot state is hereby re- quired to include the snbitance of this act In the notice of the general election for the year 1877.) Section 6. This act shall take effect ana be in force from and after Its passage and publication. Given under my aand and official seal, at the oapltol, in Madison, this 1st day of August, 1877. [L.S.] PBTKE DOYLE, __________________________Secretary ot Slate. UNDER STATE MANAGEMENT! And In dully operation over 3? years. TOR NovlT.Becl State Allotment OF IN PRIZES. 1 Prize of........... 13450 1 Prize 6877 other Total Whole Tickets till; Half tickets Eighths (1 25. 1 IPrizeof........ 8.000 1 Prize of.......... 1891 other Prizes.. Whole tickets Si Whole tickets 100 Whole tickets (90. ______________ Chartered for Educational Institutions. Under Charter, no Postponement can occnr. The valne of every Prize paid in full in U. s. mon- ey. Official List of Drawu Numbers sent to ev- ery purchaser of a Ticket. List published in N Y Herald, Sun, Courier-Jour- nal. THESE ALLOTMENTS uniformly lake place during the second and last weeks of each month throughout the year. lor the first allotment of every month are always cold at ON E DOLLAR Capital Prize, For the last allotment Tickets are always sold at TEN DOLLARS Halves, Quarters, and Kigbthi In proportion. Capital Prize, Circulars canUining full particulars free. Address SIMMONS DICKINSON, Manager's Office, 7! Third St., Louisville, Ey. 1 RAILROADS. MILWAUKEE ST. PAUL On and after Monday, May S8th, trains will ar- rive and depart from ibis station as.lollows: .Trains Arrive. From Monroe.... a. m From -Prairie du p. m From Chicago, Milwaukee and p. m From Chicago, Milwaukee and a. m From Monroe, p. m Trains Leave. Fer Chicago, Milwaukee and Bast..... a. m For Chicago, Milwaukee and East.......12KK) m For Madison, Prairie du Calen and St. p. m For Monroe................................. p. m ForMenroe, Freight..................._.. a, m The train arrives in Milwaukee at 11 a. m., and leaves for Janesvillc and Monroe at 4 p. m, WM. B. NOYBB, A, V. H. CARPENTER, Agent. General Face. Agent. anssdawtjacl' GRAND HAYEN ROUTE. Detroit and Milwaukee Railroad TUB SHORTEST, CHEAPEST, And Quickest Route to the Janesville, Wisconsin. Our Nickel Dial Knob Stores aad Kaafcs, Tetla Heat of Oven. w mj stove. Exp., Agents Wanted. PYROMETER CO., Struct, CHICAGO. PLANKINTON House. MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN. Opening of the New Addition-Graduated Scale of Prices. Since the completion of the new addition to the Plankinton recognized as one of the best hotels in tho house Is now conceded to be one of tub most elegant. Tho fol- lowing schedule of prices his been adopted, which will meet the requirements ol the traveling pub- lic, and must be regarded as coming down io hard-money basis L Rooms, 2dj 3d and 4th floors I Rooms, 1st floor, 3.00 Rear Kooms, 1st, 3d and 3d floor, 3.00 Front Ro ms, 1st, 2d and 3d floor, 3.50 ARCADE-NEW PART-THIRD FLOOR, Boom, 3.00 Room with. Bath, 3.59 Parlor and bedroom with hath, 1 person, 4.00 Parlor and bedroom with bath, 2 persons, 7.00 and ftSecond Floors. 3.OO 4.0O 4.50 8.OO 3.50 4 5O 5.OO 9.OO WHEREAS, The legislatiiro of this state, at the annual session for the year 1870, proposed and adopted by a vote of a majorily of the members elected to each of tho two houses, an amend- ment to the constilution of this state, iu the following language: "BesotvctibirUte Senate, tha Aescmbly concurring, That section 4 of article VII of the constitution ba amended so as to read: Section four. Taesu- prerae court shall consist ofone chief justice and lour associate Justices, to be elected by the qualified oleotors of the state. Ths legislature shall, at Its first cession after the adoption of this amendment, provide by law for the elec- tion el two associate Justices of said ceurt. to hold their offices respectively for terms ending two and four years respectively, after the eno of the term of the Justice cf the eald court then last to expire. And thereafter the chief Justices and associate Justices of said court shall be elected and hold their offices respectively for the term of ten yeare; and, WUEHEAS, The foregoing proposed 'amendment to tLe constitution of the state was duly ratified and agreed to by the legislature of 1B77; there- fore, The people of the Stale of Wisconsin, rcummltd In Senate and Assembly, u'o enact as follows; SECTION 1. The foregoing proposed amendment to tho constitution of this stato shall be submit- ted to the people at the general election to bo held on Tuesday succocdlns tno first Monday of No- vember, 1877; and If the people shall approve and ratify said amendment by a majority ol the elec- tors voting thereon, eald amendment shall be- come a part of the constitution of this state. Sections. The form of the ballot in voting'to approve and ratify said proposed amendment shall be for amendment to the consliDuiion." If agalns'. the same, for amendment to the con- stitution, which snail be on the general bal- lot asedat said election, and deposited in tho same box. All persons qualified to vote at any election In this state, shall be deemed voters on this ques- tion. Section 3. Tho votes cost approving and ratify- ing, or disapproving said amendment, shall be counted and returned by the inspectors of the election in all respects as votes for elate officers are counted and returned, and the ofllccra now designated by law to canvass the returns of votes for state officers, shall canvrss the returns on this question at tho same tlmo and place, and under the same regulations and restrictions now provi- ded by law for canvassing and declaring the re- turns of elections for state officers. Section 4. Within three days after the deter- mination ol said canvass, it shall be tho duiy of the canvassers to certify the result of said can- vass to the governor, who shall thereupon, with- OKt delay, make proclamation of the resnlt. Section 5. The secretary of stato is hereby re- quired to Include the suostance of this act In the notice of the general election foi tho year 1877, Section 6. This act shall 'take effect and be In force from and after Us passage and publication. That a vote is to be taken upon a proposed mend men t to the constitution in pursuance of, the provisions of chapter 158 the laws of 1877, approved March which act as follows: AN ACT to snbmlt to the people an amendment of section 2 of article YIU of the constitution oi this state. rr.EAMBLE. BTKAMSAIPS LE AYS DAILY, Saturdays ezceptcd, Milwaukee, depart pm Grand Haven, am Detroit, arrive Niagara Falls, pm Uullalo, pm New Verb, sec. day a m Boston, p m State rooms free on Steamers. Only one night on the cars between Milwaukee and Mew York, Boston and principal eastern. cities. SAVING In railroad, and J2.00 sleeping car fare, 100 miles in distance. Tickets on sale at all principal ticket offices in the northwest, at Company's office. S95 Broadway, and at Dock office, adjoining Union Depot, Mil- waukee, _ mySodSm Tho legislature of this olato, at its annual session for the year 1870, proposed and adopted by a vote of a majority ol alfthc members elected to each of tho two houtas thereof, an amendment to the constitution cfthls state, In the following language: Jteeolved by the Senate, tin concurring, That section 3 of aniclo Vlll ol the ofthis stale be amended so as to read as follows: Sections. No money shall be paid outof the treas- ury except in pursuance of an. appropriation by law. No appropriation shall ,bo made for tbe payment of any claim against the state, except claims of the United Slates, and Judgments, un- less filed within six years after the claim accrued. Approved March and I 3KT EX S, THE CHICAGO A NOBTtt-WBSTEHN K. W. Embraces under one management the GreatTrnrjk Hallway Linos of the WKSTandNOrlTH-WEST and, with Us numerous Branches and connections forms the shortest and quickest between Chicago and all points m Illinois. Wisconsin, Northern Michigan, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska California and the Western. Territories. Iu Omaha and California Line Is the shortest and best route between Chicago and all points in Northern Illinois, Iowa, Dako- ta, Nebraska, Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, Nevada, California, Oregon, China, Japan and Australia. Chicago, St. Paul and Minneapolis Line Is the short line between Chicago and all points in Northern Wisconsin and Minnesota, and for Madieon, bt. Panl, Minneapolis, Daluth, and all points in the tireat Nortnweet. Its Jda Crosse, Winona and St. Fetor Line Is the best rente between Chicago and La Orosse, Winana, Rochester, Owatonna, St. Pe- ter, New Ulm, and all points in Southern ncd Central Minnesota. Its Green Bay and Marquette Line Is the only line between Chicago and Janesville, Watcrtown, Fond da Lac, Usnkosh. Appletor. Green Bay, Bscanaba, Negauncc. Marquettc. Honghton, Hancock and the Lake Superior Cone- Freeport and Dubuque Line IB the only route between Chicago and Elgin. Kockford, Froeport, and all points via. Freeport' Chicago and Kilwaukeo Line Is the old Lake Shore Routo, and ts the only oro passing between Chicago und Evanston, "Labo Forest, Highland Park, Waukegan, Itucine, Ki_- nosha and Milwaukee. Pullman Palace Drawing Room Cars are run on all through trains of this road. Thlsls the OSL.YLIMK running these cars te- tween Caicago and St. Paul and Minneapolis, tul cago and Milwaukee, Chlcaso and Winona, or Chi cago and Green Bay. Close connections are made at Chicago with Lake Shore Michigan Southern, Michigan Cen- .__, '-Tt Rear Room, Rear Room -with batb, Rear Parlor and bedroom wish bath, 1 Rear Parlor and bedroom with bath, a persons, Front Room, Front Room-with bath, Front Parlor and bedroom with bath, 1 person, Front Parlor and bedroom with bath, 2 persons. H. B. SHERMAN, Proprietor. The foregoing proposed amendment to the constitution of this state was duly ratified and agreed to by the legislature of 1877, by a ma- jority of all tho members elected to each house, and was duly appproved; therefore, The people of lite of Wisconsin, represented ia Senate and Assembly, do enact aafolloios: SUCTION 1. The foregoing proposed amendment to the constitution of misstate shall be submit- ted tothe peonle at a general election lobe held on Taesday succeeding tbe first Menday of No- vember, 1877, and if the people ehull approve and ratify the said amendment by a majority of the electers voting thereon, said amendment shall be- come a part ol the constitution of this slate Section i. Tho form of the ballot'in voting to approve and ratify said amendment shall be "for the and the form of ballet against Fort Handle liontcg. tral, Baltimore Ohio, Piusburg, Chicago, Kankakee Line and Pan H for all poinis BAST and SOUTH-EAST, and with the Chicago and Altos and Illinois Central lor all points SOOTH. Close connections aro made with the Union Pacific It It at Omaha for all far West points. Clou mode at junction points toOA traini for all cross Tickets over this route are sold by all Concon Ticket Agents in the United States and Kcmember, you for your Tickets via tie Cb i cago N ortli- Western Hallway, and take note New York Offlce, No 415 Broadway; Boston tr- ace, No 5 State Street; Omaha Office, 215 Fari- hambticet; San Francisco Office, 121 Montgon- ery Street; Chicago Ticket Offices, 6a Clark itrect nndcr Sherman Homo; 75 Canal, corner Madlarn Street Klnale Street Uepot, corner W yo W. H. STINNKTT.
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