Oshkosh Daily Northwestern (Newspaper) - April 5, 1897, Oshkosh, Wisconsin v 1 vtr THE DAILY KORTIIWKSTEltNt OS1IKO3IL APRIL 1897. CURBSTONE SIDEWALK MERCHANTS NOW FOUND IN ALL LARGE CITIES. bat There to be Unlimited rieutjr on Street In HftTC jron ercr observed tho movements of tko energetic street But of course you for he in omni- present You can't him. Ho has come to stay. Sotuo dignify him by the nomo of street vender or ridowulk mer- but tho only namo that with ihcbuoynntand palpitating public IB street fakir. So It have to go nt that Ho Is ficuttcrcd up and down Jiroadway even as tho milky Is tttrctchcd along the starry path of heaven. Xiiko tho ghotvt of tho Intc Colonel he will not clown. He stands llko a magnet to draw coin from tho pockets of He delights in tho tempting display of his but lie has no time for merry UaiU- ttape or playful raillery. Ho is terribly in envncfit. Whether ho is selling pocket combs or collar buttons or advertising false it is all tho same. Ho is there to please a fastidious hut economical and he will come as near giving you nothing for something IIK anybody you vrould strike in a week's journey. Little children love him and older folke enjoy his windy declamations concerning the virtue of his and altogether he Is not such a bad after all. He may cell yow o real for 10 but that Is your lookout. It is you who should bo prosecuted not he. He may sell you a lot of cheap collar but that Is what ho is there He makes no false claims concerning and you get your money's worth. So -what more do you The articles he has for rale may be ridiculously cheap. as a general they are tho There is not a block on Broadway from Franklin avenue to Market street on which the street fakir may not bo seen at all hours of tho day and until lato at night But the place he is to bo found at the tiacle of glory Is between Washington av- enue and tho alley at tho on tho west side of Broadway. He is particularly prominent In the oftornoon. On tills particular block a dngo banana peddler occupies tho position of honor. Ho had jumped a cktim on tho corner of Broadway and Washington from which point of vantage he boldly pro- fear of successful contra- as they say in amateur debating that he is selling bananas for Ho stands with his hands in his coat pockets and moves restlessly up and down from one end of his cart to tho oth- eying the public surreptitiously and anon calling out in choicest Nobody knows how he docs but ho makes moro money out of that business than an Irishman could out of a saloon and grocery store. Next to tho fonnana emporium is an old blind grinding away for dear life on a wheezy hand organ. She plays I Nellie Gray1' and In tho Arms of Jesus11 and various other sentimental and religious and she exhausts her reper- tory about 47 times a day. It is a fact that these hand organs arc purposely construct- ed with missing and this hiatus gives tho music a despairing which makes you eo gloomy on a bad day that you feel like giving tho owner of tho infernal machine your week's salary. A glib tongucd attired In a waiter's or baker's whlto came near causing a stampede on Broadway Friday afternoon. Nobody seemed to know where ho came from. He appeared on tho scene opened up n small table with legs like a camp and in less than a jiffy was Go tell your friends to tell thcJr friends to telegraph tho to tell their that Taffy from Knla- the maker of tho taffy and the poor man's is here Every other fakir on tho block looked up in consternation. The blind woman got as fur as in tho and stopped. The banana peddler scowled. A crowd commenced to and tho fakir took up n bunch of tho stringy shin- Ing like silken and gurgled in melting look Melts in your mouth like ico Taste it iind try it before you buy Children cry for it Old maids sigh for itl Sweeter -than Try Thus he proceeded with nn endless chain of persuasive and in n few min- utes he had disposed of his stock and dis- The. gentleman with the rusty standing next to was much put out this which had inter- rupted his work of showing the ladles how to mend tinware with solder which he teas selling at underground prices. Next to him were two fakirs who might be called general for they keep everything from cheap stationery up to snide or rico just as you we fit to class them. But their principal stock in trade are shoe laces. They have shoe laces till you can't black and and they make a surprising num- ber of for the articles are genuine and men buy them on the ypur of the mo- because they need them and can nev- er think of them when pnsring a shoo store. Tho Inevitable fakir who is disposing of bone collar buttons at the of 12 for 3 cents and tho number of pedes- trians who stop to examine wares is surprising. This is a genuine bargain in the eyes of mae men. for somo men will itistet on wearing bone collar The busy pedestrian on Broadway by with scarcely a glance at the Imt of snen and women of the poorer clones. who are hunting to liflett to the cries of the many of xchlch alluring as well as and to czamlne their wares and probably irmkc one or That they succeed in making an honcft often in the face of coaqncml hilc lew indnstrkmg ciUtctis arc ca the St. IxmU Many of tbe planter of ttons of fine are a great addition to a library or rooia and familiarize the yxmngrr the tenily with noroo the best Trorks of ancimt sculp- tors. The glaring white situ of the may bo toned down Inr vnraUhingand or Vy giving them a coAtof lac ihiaittd with varnish. Waced brocket with a dark Inckgroutni they exceedingly decorative. COUNCIL PROCEEDINGS. of Common fX the City of March ISC. Mayor Kripfpww. 31 Fretarun. Van O. of nitrates of the previous foUowtoir aeeotuitjr were aDoweJ under fftrcpeneZon of tho ralet FIRST WARD FUND. e Ugbt and Power for UghUfiW Tttd Rlef for labor Fred Wolff for M labor. r M labor...... 0.30 4.80 2.85 .75 2.00 2.41 15.22 C.4S 4.33 10.0S 3.73 13 CO 5.23 Peter Stefnnaklo for labor.. Phillip for 3.2 labor........4.SO Crow ell for 2.4 teaming...... 8.40 8KCONU WAKD OMikOHh Klcctrks LlKht and Tower Co. for llKhtlhfc................... J. X. Mueller for 3.C labor...... A. 'MurlH'lnc for 3.2 days labor........ F. Bordor for labor.......... F. Tank for W. ttehbeln for 1.3 lalwr........ F. Yolkmurin for .6 day A. Yolkmann for duy labor........ '15. Schinort for .S day learning........ T1UUD WARD FUND. Northwestern Sewer Pipe Co. for KCVV- or Onhkoph Electric Light and Tower Co. for Frank Luix for 8.7 labor........ C. Ijcupold for 4.3 days labor.......... Mulva for days labor.......... A. Fanhoflf for days labor.......... A. Tr.itiK for 2.5 days labor............ 0. Villnow for .3 day labor............ John Koplltss for .4 day labor........ Kntress for 1.5 days labor.......... FOURTH WAKD FUND. Oshkosh Light and Power Co. for llKhtlnK.......................H1.C7 Alex Lux for days labor.......... G.12 Mike Winkl'T for 4 dayp U.OO A. Grady for 3.4 days labor.......... 5.10 Fallen for 3 days labor........ Mrs. Cross for 1.3 days teaming...... 4.S5 FIFTH WARD FUND. OshkOKh Klectrlc Lteht and Power Co. for HKhtlnjr.......................ITfi.CO Soorge Howo for days labor......11.72 Wm. Jacobs for 3.1 days labor........ 4.C.1 JI. Critlondon for 1 day labor.... 1.50 SIXTH WARD FUND. Oshkosh Klectrlo Light and Power Co. for lighting.......................72.07 J. WosJphal for labor.................. 3.75 John Uoc.sc for 33 days labor........ 4.93 SEVENTH WARD FUND. Oshkosh Klcctric Light and Power Co. for lighting.......................13.1 Fred lUef for 3.3 days labor.......... Fred Wolff for 1.7 labor........ Fred Madler for 1.0 days Poter Sipfanskle for 1.2 days Phillip fj-'oss for 1.7 days 1. Crowcll for day teaming........ EIGHTH WARD FUND. Osbkosh 12'cctrlc Light and Power Co. for lighting.......................Sfv J. N. Mueller for 3.1 days A. iMurheine for 2.4 days labor...... F. Border for days labor........ 2. F. Tank for .S day labor............ A. Koohn for 1 day labor............ 1. F. Yolkmann for .4 day labor......... F. Srcuck for .4 day labor............. Schtncrt for day teaming...... 1. NINTH WARD FUND. Oshkosh Electric Light and Power Co. for lighting....................... 72 Frank Luis for S.5 days labor......11 C. Frocmnn for 2.S days labor...... 4 A. Xahn for 3.y day labor............ 5 John Schwartz for 2.7 days labor.... 4 J. M.inthel for 4.5 days labor........ Frank Stein for 2.1 days O. Villnow for .7 day labor.......... John KopUtz for .3 day labor........ EJ. Ganzcr for .7 day teaming...... TENTH WARD FUND. Oshkosh Elertric Light and Power Co. for lighting.......................117. A. LAIX for 2 days labor.............. 3. 2. SO C. A. A. Spencer for 7.5 days labor..-. 11.25 W. Coiiklta for 1.8 Wbor........ 2.70 E. 'Moory for 1 day KLKVENTH WAKD FUND. Onhkosh E lee trio Light and Power Co. for lighting.......................120.41 Atox Lux for 3 days labor............ 5.23 Theo. for dnyn labor........ 7.GO J. Bchmldt for 1 day labor............ LW TWELFTH WAKD FUND. Oahkosh Electric Light and Power Co. for lighting.......................M.17 W. -McDonald for 7.C days 13.30 Howo for 1 day labor........ l.CO for 1 day labor.......... LOO W. ILano for .3 day labor............ LOG THIRTEENTH WAKD FUND. S. Davis for 7 labor..............10.50 A. KMtuschzntdt for 7 days labor.... 10.SO Folk for .5 day labor...............7.1 John Ebert for .3 day J. Belcr for .5 day W. Greenwood for labor and teaming TENTH WARD SEWJ5R FUND. Sargent Holland for catch basin.. 5C.OO GENERAL PURPOSE FUND. F. MoCabo for 3.50 Oshkosh Water Works Co. for hy- drant reii lal Hicks'Printing company for printing. 19.45 Allen for publishing coun- cil proceedings W.OO Hicks Printing Co. for printing......52.00 E. F. Graves for services board of public A. KclSogK. to Chicago on water bonds 13.80 Georgo'H. Randall for days city engineer ................................45.00 E. P. Hasbrouck for day labor.... .75 BRIDGE FUND. Oshkosh Electric Light and Power Co. for lighting....................... Radford Bros. Co. for lumber.... 2.S5 Oshkosh Electric Light and Power Co. for lighting....................... 7.00 Radford Bros. Co. for lumber.... 2.02 P. McArdle for horse..................65.00 John Nelson for ax handles.......... 1.00 A. B. tFrecse for hay..................18.52 POLICE FUND. G. Strelch for repairing A. B. Frooso for hay.................. 9.79 L. Schnolder for straw................ 7.44 C. F. for sundries.............. 3.S5 POOR FUND. Aug. Thbe for 9.00 Chris. Sukow for groceries........... 15.00 J. H. Crawford for coal..............fti.SS Wnrwlck-Colo Co. for wood..........U-.77 A. G. Dinsmore for index etc... 3.24 Macke JacklFch...................... 23.C.1 Hasmupscn Mueller for 3.00 Ccorso Hollands Son for wood... 24.20 X. C. Worbke for 1 truss.............. 2.50 Oshkosh hospital for care of sick... Srt.00 Fred Martin for groceries.............. Wm. Chase for carriage.............. 1.50 O. A. Haasc for shoos................ Hennlg -Ploetz. for fi.OO E. Bennett for Kroceries..........10.00 AVm. Spikes for burial................17.50 for wood.............. 1.75 WllIIoimson-'LIbbey Lumber Co. for wood.................................... 1.75 John WohU for groceries..............13.00 Jnmes Hanson for groceries..........11.CO Wcstphal Ss. Knobla for provisions.. 13.00 J. E. Donnelly for groceries.......... 20.50 W. F. Paul for groceries.............. n.75 Blissctt Hallock for groceries Mrs. P. Roifer for groceries.......... 8.00 Wm. Nickel for irroctTlca..... 12.00 Steckbauer for Krocorletf 0.00 Jaexi'j Marx for groceries 3.00 tP. UCBIO for 11.00 Carl Khibunde for 5.00 J. Mtirx for grocerlen 3.00 F. X. Kacdlcr for c.oo P. Bostlcr for Kroccrlex.. HouKli for Krocorlet 18.50 SCHOOL KKi'AlltS FUND. F. for labor 3.25 J. II Taylor for taking down storm wlr.dotve 1.00 WlllhmH A for W. 1C. McCourt for 11 days labor.... 22.00 Ueottfe Foster for 5 labor 7.50 Frark Unmuth for 1.25 J. N. iMueaer for .8 day labor 1.40 A. Marbclno for .8 day labor 1.20 A. Koehn for .8 day labor 1.20 No. of Williams. for of pro- Kernel and referred to the board of pub'.lc wo r committee on to whom was referred tho petition of John Schmtth for refund of tax. reported that the matter had been brought before the board review and was refused consideration. Report ayes noes 2. committee on to whom was referred the petition of Mrs. A. Ackermann and John- Jiolda for refund of tax. mcnJod that the parties be refunded an presented resolution directing tho projer city officers to draw an order in raver of 'Mrs. A. Ackerman for and for Joseph Bolda of 53.11. Resolution adopted. The committee on. to whom was roftrrred tho peUllon of John Sipplc for permljvion to transfer his liquor Hcen-so from 274 Sixth street to 421 Ceape street. recommended the prayer of petitioner be granted. Report adopted. Tac committee on to whom was referred tho petition of D. F. Hayes for to- transfer his liquor license from 421 Ceape street to No. 45 Sixth street. reomrnended that the prayer of the peti- tioner be granted. Report adopted. Tho committee on- to whom was refc-rrcd bill of F. AlcCabo of for re- pa.rs. recommended that the bill be allow- ed. Report adopted. The committee on poor and city to whom was referred the communication frem the supervisors of Caledonia notify- ing the city to take charge- of 'Frank Char- arid recommended that no present action be taken on the matter. Al- dcrman Mulva moved thai acMon bo erred. Adopted. The committee on poor and overseer of pcor. to whom was referred the matter of sending -Mrs. Krueger and family to Wil- low North recommended tint tho city do -not incur that expense. adopted. The board of public to whom referred tho resolution to have the lumber imrchased by Comptroller Lam- port. reported the amount of lumber on hfind. etc. Alderman Fletcher moved that the re- be adopted. Alderman called for the resolu- Alderman McKone snored that the res- olution lay over and Commissioners Ells- worth and Graves he required to appear the council at their -meeting ar.d Ftatc the facts regarding the purchase. Ca rried. The comptroller presented trial balance taken from his books -March and tho condition of the various city and trlul balance of tho city clerk and city and reported that ho hav examined wamo un found them cor- rect. Accepted and placed on llle. A petition from C. MaUon for to the amount of 150 to hlH cellar on couni of Improper drainage. Inferred to board of public works and city attorney. A notice from 'Frank Percey. for tho Home- Land holding tho city retrponnlblc for smy damages caused by iho surplus water being turned off from 'HarrJww street and referred to board of public works. A communication from F. Watffll. coun- ty clerk of Shawano county. In regard to tho care and support of Georgo C. Gnlo- way and Referred to committee poor and overseer of poor. A petition from A. Knotske for refund on tax paid ou north sixty-four feet of lot a and block C. second adltlon. Eighth was presented and referred to com- mittee on taxes. A petition from Anton Hoeft for permia- to transfer llnuor license from 400 Ohio street to 44 Nebraska was pre- sented. Alderman Cowling mox-ed the prayer of the petitioner be granted. Car- ried. A resolution was presented that the prop- er city officers be authorized and directed to draw an order In favor of R. 1U11 for for special tax paid for sprinkling in front of lot 22. block 137. Wright I'cck's adltlon. Adopted. Aldermaiu presented a resolution that the cliy treasurer and chair- man of the llnance committee be authoriz- ed and directed to destroy the bonds of the city of Oshkowh which were printed for the purpose of the water mains of the Oshkosh Water Works company. Al- derman Mulva moved tho resolution be adopted. ayes noes S. On motion the council adjourned for two weeks. II. L. BACON. City Clerk. a man stops and looks Into a shop window at a lot of pretty lace things he's all right. It's the man who pretends not to notice who knows too much. When a girl wants to know how she looks she stands In front of the looking glass at tho angle that makes her neck look prettiest._______________ Dr. Plercc's Pleasant Pellets cure bilious- sick and bilious costlvencss or sour loss of coated indigestion. or windy pain and distress after and kindred derangements of tho stom- ach And bowels. Tho woman who carries a volume of the street car Is generally tho one who reads herself to sleep with one of Ouida's novels. Who can fail to take advantage of this offer. Send 10 cents to us for a generous trial sizo or ask your druggist. Ask for Ely's Cream the -most positive ca- tarrh cure. Full size 50 cents. ELY 5S Warren St.. X. Y. City. I suffered from catarrh of the- worst kind ever since a boy. I never hoped for but Ely's Creun Balm seems to do even that. Many acquaintances have used It with excellent 45 Warren Chicago. An Oklahoma girl lows ft man In A ffplrUuaJitt along duy and u numbur of woro anked or tho living and dead. Tho young lady tim- ankod about her sweetheart In the Tho girt wrote a vcorchtnjr to her and ho now hunting for tho When you're easily and forever More your vitality and fttrengtti by taking Rocky Mountain Tea. Bautnan'fl macy. Mr. revival meetings In Chicago will cost ttOO a and as the great ovan- gellrt expects to for hte tho question how much U tho soul of a Chicago man or woman or how many ought to A. tnvcen. residing at 730 Henpy Alton. suffered with rheumatism for over eight months. Sho doctored for It nearly tho wholo of this using various remedies recommended by and was treated by but received no relief. She then used onb and a half bottles of Chambertaln's Pain which effected a complete cure. This is published at her as she wants others similarly afflicted to know what cured her. Tho 25 and 50 cent sizes for salo by E. A. Horn. 63 Main and Eaglo Drug Store. J. F. W. Schmidt. m Main street. Before a St. Louis kid of 17 could get married last the Mississippi Valley Trust company had to give Its formal con- sent. It was tho amorous youngster's guardian. If tho Baby Is Cutting Be sure and use that old and well-tried rem- edy. Mra. Wlnslow's Soothing Syrup for Children Teething. It soothes the ioftens the allays all cures wind colic and is the best remedy for diarr- hoea. Twenty-flve a bottle. Just as tho whole public was beginning to feel friendly towards Fltzslmmons ho dashes the people's hopes to the sround by announcing that ho proposes hereafter to endeavor to make himself an ornament to Stands at the Head- Aug. J. Bogel. the leading druggist of New Discovery Is the only thing that cures my and it Is the best seller I J. F. merchant of King's New Discovery is all that is claimed for it never falls and Is a sure cure for Coughs and Colds. I cannot say enough for Its Dr. King's New Discovery for Coughs and Colds Is not an experiment. Iti has been tried for a quarter of a century and today stands at the head. It never appoints. Free trial bottles at J. Bauman Co.'s Drug Store. S. AND FOREIGN PROCURED. EUGENE W. Solicitor and Attorney in Patent 1729 New York Ave.. D. C. Office Established Ufift. Charges Moderate. Correspondence Requested. ELECTION NOTICE. State ot County of s. Office of County Oshkosh. March 29. To the Electors of given that a judicial election is to be heM in the several wards and election prectnts in the county of on the 6th day of at which the named below arc to be chosen. The names of tbe candidates for each office to be voted whose nominatious have been certified to this and the questions submitted ure ftivon opposite the name of tho office and under the appropriate party or other each in its appropriate colnmn below. INFORMA'l ION TO following Instructions arc given for the information and guidance of A voter upon the polling and giving his name and will receive a ballot from the ballot which must havo endorsed thereon tha names or Initials of both ballot clerks and no other can be used. Upon receiving his the voter must to a booth or and prepare the samo for voting. A ballot clork may inform the voter as to the proper manner of marking but he must not advise or indicate In any manner whom to vote for. The if he wishes to vote for all the candidates nominated by any should make a cross mark under the party designation printed at the top of the ballot in made for thai purpose. A ballot so and having no other will ho counted for all of tho candidates of that party in the column unless the names of some of the candidates of the party have been and wt'l be counted for all names written in lieu of one erased or pasted over a printed name. If the voter wishes to vote for some of the candidate's of different political be should erase the names of the candidates bo not desire to vote and make a cross Xf after tho name of each candidate be does desire to vote for. If he wishes to vote for a perfton for a certain whose name Is not on the ho must write the name In the blank space under the printed name of the candidate for the and make a In tbe square at tbe right of It. The ballot should not be marked in any other manner. If tho ballot be it must be returned to the ballot who must Issue another in its but not more three in all to any one voter. Five minutes' time is allowed in booth to mark ballot. Unofficial ballots or memorandum to assist tho voter in marking his can bo taken into tho and may be used to copy from. The ballot must not he shown tnat any person can how ft has been marked by the voter. After It is marked It should be folded so that the inside cannot be but so that the printed endorsements and signatures of the ballot clerks on outside may be seen. Then the voter should pass out of tho give his name to tbe inspector in charge of the ballot band him his ballot to be placed in tho and pass out of the voting A voter who de- clares to tho presiding officer that ho Is unable to or by reason of physical he is unable to mark bis can have assistance of one or two election In marking to be chosen by the Tho presiding officer may administer an in his as to such person's disability. Tbe party designations and candidates for the different offices arc as NOTICE OF ELECTION ON AMENDMENT TO CONSTITUTION. State of s. Notice is further hereby at tho judicial election to be held in the several villages and election dictricts of tbe County of State of on the first Tuesday of A. IX bofng the sixth tiny of the following amendment to section 7 article of the of is to be submitted to tbe people in pursuance of tbe requirements of chapter of the of 1S97. Chapter reads as NO. 267 S. CHAPTBR March 1 act to submit to the people an amendment to section article 7. of the constitution of the State of Wisconsin. at tbe biennial session of the legislature of this state for tbe year an amendment of the constitution of this state was proposed and agreed to by a majority of tbe members elected to each of the two which proposed amendment was in the following Resolved by tho tho assembly concurring that section article constitution of relating to circuit courts be amended so as to read as 7. For each circuit tbere shall be chosen by tho qualified electors one circuit except that In any circuit composed of ono county which county shall contain a population according to the last state or United States of one hundred thousand inhabitants or the legislature from time to authorize additional circuit judges to be chosen. Every circuit judge shall resslde ia tbo circuit from which ho is and shall hold bis office for such term and receive such compensation as the legislature shall And said proposed amendment has been agreed to by a majorltyof the elected to each house of tbe present legislature. 1HE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEMBLY DO ENACT AS I. The foregoing proposed amendment to the tlon of tho State of Wisconsin shall be submitted to a vote of the people of tho state at tho next election for Justice of tbe supreme court to bo held on tbe flrat Tuesday of A. D. 18D7. Section 2. Such vole fha'I bo by ballot. Each ballot cast In favor of the adoption of such amendment shall have written or printed thereon tho amendment to tion of article of tbe constitution of And each ballot cast in opposition to the adoption of such amendment shall have written or printed thereon tbo amendment to section article of the constitu- tion of Section 3. Such ballots may be deposited In separate boxes or In the samo boxes In which ballots for the justice of tbe supremo conrt are as the election officers may provide. Such votes shall bo returned and at the same time and In like manner as votes for the election of circuit and the result shall bo determined and and shall take effect as provided In sections 101 and 102 of hiptcrSSS. laws of except that the canvass therein provided for shall be had on or before the 15th day of instead of and said amendment if found and certified to have been shall Immediately thereafter so Into effect. Section 4. This act take effect and bo in force from and after its passage and publication. Approved March 1S97. election to bo hold and votes canvassed and returns made In accordance with law. OFFICIAL JUDICIAL Make a cross opposite the name of the person you wish to vote or write his name in the blank space 1 under the name erased. For Justice of the Supreme Court. For County Judge. INDIVIDUAL Name of Candidate. Roujct D. Marshall. Chester D. Cleveland.... Political Principle Represented. A Non-Partisan Judiciary Non-Partisan Judiciary OFFICIAL BALLOT ON CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT. Make tbus or agtlost tho as tto answer which yon desire to tfvo as yowr For Amendment to Section of Article of the Constitution of Against Amendment to Section of ArJJcle of the Constitu- tion of Given acdcr my aad official at the Court fo the City of this 29th day of I99T. JAMES a County Clerk.