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Alton Telegraph (Newspaper) - June 12, 1879, Alton, Illinois I  . '*• to**** Alton Weekly Telegraph THURSDAY MORNING, JUNK 12. H>79. W.T . KORTOK. Idltar. It now looks as if the Bourbons rn Congress were about to back down from their unavailing efforts to load down the appropriation bills with political riders. Information from New York gives it as a fact that Tammany has resolved upon David Davis and Thomas lien drieks as the Democratic ticket for 1880. By this ticket Tammany hopes to carry New York, several Western and Northwestern States, aud possibly Maine and California. ILUSOn JUDICIARY. Millirem* and Cl rent! #«dgw Riveted on the Md Inst. [From the State Journal.] Below is a complete list of the Supreme and Circuit Judges chosen at the judicial election in this State, last week, which, with the two Supreme Judges holding over, presents a full roster of the Judiciary of the State: First District — Juun ll. Mulkey (Dem.) Second District — John Scolfield (Dem.) The Zulu war is no nearer aterrni nation than it was two months ago The British have an army of 30,000 men in the field and are advancing into the enemy’s country by slow approaches. The campaign is proving a very costly one both in men and money. The New York correspondent of the Chicago Journal reports a very decided improvement in general business in that city. The same encouraging condition is reported in Boston and Philadelphia, and, as far as Chicago is concerned, the general state of trade aud the outlook for business is exceedingly flattering. All the signs point to an era of better times. The Chicago Journal says it is tho intention and desire of the Adjutant Genera] of Illinois to keep the number of effective men in the organized State militia down to the 8,WA) authorized by law, and he has issued an order to this effect; but there is a great pressure for authority to raise new com panics, and he is, in consequence’ much embarrassed. However, it is his purpose to protect and encourage ihe present organizations as much as possible. Third District—John M. Scott (Rep.) j M. Walker (Dem.) Fourth District—l’mkney The funeral of Hon. Lucien King, ex-me rn ber of the State Senate, took place at Kane, Greene count}*, on Sunday. Abont ‘5,000 persons were pressed. The procession, in double column of carnages, reached from the churc h to the cemetery,one mile. Besides these, large numbers attended on foot, including the long file of Masons from Jerseyville, Carrollton and Kane lodges. Mr. King was an old and honored citizen. During the war he served as Captain in the Union Army. Washington specials say that Mr Edmunds* speech on the Test-Oath Repeal Bill, on Friday last, produced a most remarkable effect, being nothing less than a demonstration to the Democrats that their test-oath bill was so defective that they themselves could not afford to indorse it. He made this so clear that Mr. Bayard moved to recommit the bill, in order that these grave defects pointed out bv the Republicans might be removed, but this wa* defeated and it was then passed in its imperfect form with the full expectation that it will be vetoed. Fifth District—A. M. Craig (Dem.) Sixth District—Benj. R. Sheldon (Rep.) Seventh District— T. Lyle Dickey (Dem.) CIRCUIT JUDOES. First Circuit—D. J. Baker, Rep; O. A. Harker,* Rep; D. M. Browning, Dem. Second Circuit—Thomas S. Casey, Dem; C. S. t onger, Dem; W. 0. Jones, Dem. Third Circuit—Amos Watts,* Dem; W. II. Snyder,* Dem; Geo.VY. Wall,* Dem. Fourth Circu t—C. B. Smith,* Rep; O. L. Davis,* Rep; J. W. Wilken, Dem. Fifth Circuit—Chas. S. Zane,* Rep; Win. R. Welch,* Dem; Jesse J. Phillips, Dem. Sixth Circuit—C. L Higbee,* Dem; S. P. Shope,* Dem; J. ll. Williams, Rep. Seventh Circuit—Lyman Lacey,* Dem; Cyrus Bpi cr,* Dem; Albert G. Burr,* Dem. Eighth Circuit—David McCulloch,* Republican ;John Burns,* Republican: N. M. Laws, Republican. Ninth Circuit—Josiah McRoberts,* Republican; Francis Goodspeed,* Republican; Geo. VV. Stipp, Democrat. Tenth Circuit—Geo. VV. Pleasants,* Republican; J. J. Glenn,*Republican; A A. Smith,* Republican. Eleventh Circuit—O. T. Reeves,* Republican; Franklin Blades,* Republican; N. J. Pillsbury,* Republican. Twelfth Circuit—C. VV. Futon,* Republican; J. G. Wilson, Republican : Charles helium, Republican. Thirteenth Circuit—Wa Brown,* IDU* " V. Eustace,* Republican, Cook County Democrat; .John G. Rogers,* Democrat; Thomas Moran, Democrat; Murray F. Tiller, Democrat; VV. ll. Barman, Democrat. JKI? WM JKI) BI MA RY. Republican ;J. M. Bailey,* Republican; puf VV’. K. McAllister,' J Illinois la the fifth State in the Union, in the amounted beer manufactured within its landers—being exceeded by New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio aud Massac!.n-setta the latter a prohibition State. Senator Thurman was present, and chief mourner al his own futural on the occasion of the Ewing serenade at Washington. Preside! laves has several more vetoes in Ids quiver, if occasion should call for their discharge. There is now a clear, practicable channel of twenty-six feet depth over the bar at the mouth of (.'apt. Eads’ South Pass Jetties. Tilden Is understood to bo greatly dis- Ilisted with the nomination of Tom I wing for Governor of Ohio. He re gaul© it an committing the I Hum* rat ie party to the soft money lunacy, and this would In? fatal to his Presidential aspirations. The zeal of the Prince* of Wales aud the Duke of Edinburgh in favor of the bill for legalizing Ult* marriage with a deceased wife’s sister is said to find inspiration in the wish of the Queen that her daughter. Beatrice, should marry the widowed Prince Louis of Hesse, ami take charge of the children of her deceased sister, tho Priuct ss Alice. On this his golden wedding day* Emperor William will pardon State oil enders of all classes except priests. Hon. Edward A. Hayt, Commissioner of Indian Affriraat Washington, has horn indicted, aud is on trial iii New Yolk for a broach of trurt while he was President of a sullies hank- 8 vere storms visited Lawrence and Topeka, Kau., Monday afteruoou and evening At tile former place the steeple* of the Baptist Church was blown down. the roof of the State University building was seriously damaged, aud a number of other buildingsminx»fcid. In the vicinity of Topeka u huil-storm {tan*a1 over a strip of country attorn a mile wide. Hogs, chick, ns, etc., were killed and crop* badly cut up. Says the London World.—“The Em* |M-ror of Chiua is the stoutest monarch in the world and the ErnjH ior of Germ try th * talk st, though t veil be eau only boast of seveiity.two indies, while ms nephew, Prince Ad Uhert, stands six Ce* I ii v inches iu ins stocking*.” It Is believed in I guidon that Lord D«if fei in \vi!l ta* appointed Governor of Asia Minor, transferring him from ins post at St. Petersburg 'The reforms needed in Asia Minor necessitate the employment of a Blaster mind, and be is credited with having received tile appointment. A Ut avy fro©! blighted vegetation and corn in some parts ut Wisconsin on Friday uigbt, and in New England ani Ohio Jon Saturday night. Iii Mime losa’iths the damage is veiv s* l ions. Latest by Telegraph. MRW YORK. W A Mil IM MTO M ARM*. Faeetlit*. A amu was denouncing newspaper advertising to a crowd of I i*t« net a. “Lait week,” said he, “I had an umhiella stolen from the vestibule of the—church. It was a gift; and, valuing it very highly, I but The result of the Smith murder trial in Jersey City is creating: much excitement. Mrs. Jennie Smith and ber paramour, Covert 1). Bennett, have been sentenced to be hanged on the 25th dav of Jal}’, for the murder of Mrs. Smith’s husband. When sen-j tejiee was pronounced both prisoners j were terribly agitated and broke down entirely. There is great excitement over the case, many believing them not proved guilty. Citizens are subscribing money toward the expenses of an effort for a new trial, and the subject of the hanging of a woman is ic everybody's mouth. Those who ought to know think that both will be hanged. New Jersey’s laws are so peculiar that little hope of a new trial or stay of proceedings is looked for. •Re-elected. It will be seen from the above that the Supreme Court remains unchanged, all the old incumbents being reelected. Of the forty-four Circuit ppent double its wotth in advertent) Judges chosen in the thirteen Circuits navy not ri-cov, i«d it," of the State and Cook county, twenty-    “How did you word your advertise- nine are re-elected ami fifteen are new' \ meet?" asked a merchant. men. Politically, the Supreme Judges j ‘ Here it is," slid the awn, producing a stand five Democrats to two Republi- slip cut from a newspaper, cans, and the Circuit Judges 20 Re-I    The merchant took ll tod road: •’L©»s>t publicans to 18    Democrats,    though    I    *n    v sri bu Ie of the church, last part V lines were    not drawn    in the    S*bh'*"* CO**'"**,» W"* . «lk„ ““•"•to. election of the former, aud in uni, a 1fma“W1"    “    *,lB F v .    ...    ,,    .    ftomely row ardeti by leaving it at No.— few C freons in the choice of the latter.    ^ F'niwldo hlrJt/. s “Now,” said the merchant. “I ant a liberal advertiser, aud have always found that it ;>aid me wa ITA great deal d -pends upon the manlier in which an advertisement is put. Let us try fur y our umbrella again, and if you do not acknow ledge then that advertising pays, I will purchase you a new one. The merchant then took a slip of ;»a|>er J from his (locket, and wrote: “lf the man who was seen to take an umbrella from i    the vestibule of the—church last Sabbath j    evening does not Wish to get in trouble, i and have a stain east tipou the ('brist! iii 1 ct amdt r w hich he values so highly, lie will return it to No.—Wan Fernando Street. Ile lh well known ” This duly appeared in the {taper, ami on the following morning the man was astonished when lie opened lite front door of ut* residence. Oil the porch lay at Kart a dux: ti umbrellas of all shades and sizes tliat (md been throw n in from the sidewalk, white the front yard was literally paved with tmihrtibiH. Many of diem. saying that they had I leon taken by to keep Spec in I to Altos I Telegraph. Washington, June 9—After a conference with Senator Thurman Gen. Rice has concluded to accept the nom -ination for Lieut. Governor of Ohio, on the Democratic ticket. SECRET A UY OF WAR It is reported here to-day that General M. Anderson, of Omaha, Neb., formerly of Ohio, a personal friend of President Hayes, is bi be nominated for Secretary of War to sueded McCrary. APPROVED. The President has approved the bill for the exchange of subsidiary coin. GKN. SHIEL!**’ WIDOW A bill was introduced in the Senate to-day providing for the pay meat of one hundred dollars per month to the widoiv of the late General Shedd*, of Missouri. (S |**-<* ail tv Alton Ti* leant phi Niw York, June 6—A Berlin dispatch reports that a marriage is projected between the Crowu Prince of Sweden and the Princess Victoria, of Baden. Iii TMK KICK OR TINK KOM It RD. [Special to Alum Telegrap .1 Chicago, June ii—Mrs. Henry Murray, a wealthy lady residing Wabash avenue, has boun robbed three thousand dollars worth diamonds. A member of the family is suspected of having perpetrated the theft. T. on of of fMpccial Ut Alum Telrgi apii.] I.EHA non, Pa., June 5.- -Nin rod Sputumhuber, convicted of tho murder of John Nivergale, alias lvasou, was sentenced to bo litantr here to-day. The condemned man had reached the scaffold and was just about to be executed, when a message was received from tho Governor granting him a reprieve for thirty days. MUMM. ii pee I a1 to Alton T©l©*i*|ik. ChamHEitsui i u, Pa., Junto 5- Peter Swingier was ha igod here to-day for tho murder cf John Anderson. Both the murderer aud his victim wt*r colored. BETHALTO. will rem* The Hl.ltIOI'M EIKE. WRATH OB'A JOU BUI Al* IMT. [special to Alton Telegraph.) Cincinnati, Juno 6—The store of Post A Co. dealers in railway supplies, was destroyed by fire this morning. Tho loss will reach $100,000. TUR MT. CMA BLES. RN.HUT TIG* (Special to Alton Telegraph.» Peoria, 111. June ti—Mr. John II. Emery, editor of the Daily Transcript, of this city, and a talented journalist, died last night. ASCOT IMI ES. [h|M*cUI to Alton Telegraph. | New York, June IO.—A London dispatch says that at the Ascot raises to-day, IsotMMny won the gold vase; Wheel of Fortine won the Princess of Wales stakes, aud Ridotto the Ascot stakes. Th* American horse Parole, was not placed» TRICHINA. Prominent London veterinary surgeons denounce the Importation of American boga on account of the existence of trichina. Educational. State Superintendent James P.Slade, of Illinois, bas issued a circular giving full instructions in regard to the next examinations for Suite certificates. These examinations will be held this year on August 25, 36 and 27, at Chicago, Freeport, Galesburg, Jacksonville, Champaign, Alton and Centralia. It is evident from the regulations instituted that the Superintendent aims to have all the proceeding? fair and reasonable. If county anti city Superintendents and school principals will co-operate with him, these examinations may be made to serve an excellent purpose in raising the professional standard throughout the State. It is to be hoped that they will send for this circular, and that teachers who intend to make teaching their life work will enter those examinations and encourage others to do so. Since the law in this State is now .so peremptory in requiring teachers, as an essential to the validity of their contracts, to have, at the time of making a contract to teach, a certificate good for the entire term of that contract, it does seem to be worth the necessary effort for every professional teacher ta procure a State certificate ; mid so be don© with the disagreeable necessity of submitting again and again to examinations by the County Superintendent. The lawyer passes his examination for admission to the bar once for all. And it is intended bf these State examinations to place leachers on a similar professional footing. If our ablest teachers will set an example in this matter, our State certificates may be made extremely valuable.—Chicago Journal. Madison County Mutual Horse Thief Geteetive Society. A meeting was held at Edwardsville, Saturday, the 7th instant at which the nine Horse Thief Detective Societies in the county were combined, forming one society with the a*>ove title, for the purpose* of co-opera!ing in the protection and recovery of stolen horses and other properly. The proceedings we condense from the report of a Globe-Democrat cor- t respondent. The societies uniting in this work were as follows: Indian Creek Horse Thief Detective Society, Dorsey button, 111. Protects all pet«obrI property over $5. Organized j 1843. Un siui nt, John Goodwin; Secretary, El ms Prewitt; Treasurer, Tiros. ; Wood. Membership, 33. Liberty Detective Society, Troy. Protects all personal property. Organize! in ........  __............... 1876. Present officers—& F. Edwards, mistake/and bcggtegtfato Jus.* President: G. VV’. Mills, \ ice President; the little affair quiet. I). Harris, Secretary; CL Edwards, Treasurer. Membership, 18. Collinsville Mutual Detective Assoria tion, Collinsville. Protects all personal property. Organized March 22,1875). Present Officers—W. C. Hadley, President; John TetheringtoB, bee re tory; C. D. Kneedler, Treasurer. .Membership, 18. Godfrey Horse thief Detective Society, Godfrey/ Protects horses only. Organized in 1878. Present officers—A. P. Mason, President; J. Y President; James Martin, Secretary; Jan. Squire, Treasurer. Membership. 33. < ti.VUHKSMIOIAL (8pe«-i*I to Altun Telegraph.) St. Charles, Mo., June 6, 1879.— John Bland,convicted of the murder of Elijah W arrau, and the execution of whose    sentence    has    been several times postjHuied, was hung here at eight o'clock this morning. AU the arrangements for the execution were perfectly made, and the prisoner’s death was painless. Just before    his execution he    mode a denigrate    effort to    escape, bul was captured by the officers, bound aud    taken to the scaffold. Au orderly crowd of live thousand persons, many    of    them (rom a distance, witnessed the execution. Just before the drop fell Bland said: “I wish everybody well—the meanest in the world. Whisky aud trouble got me into this scrape. I done the deed. Farewell—Farewell to ever}’ 1km!} . I don’t deserve hanging.’’ After hanging thirty minutes the physical!* pronounced lib* extinct aud 8pe<’i»l to Alton Trk*i;iapt! Washington, June IO—The House ... , I the bm!v was cut dow s. resolu- J    J CONVICTED. oil of Representatives adopted a lion to-day for final adjournment June 17th, without dissent. A bill was passed to-day appropriating three thousand dollars for the erection of a monument at tin birthplace of Washington. KKLluiora. {Special to Alton Otarfrapli. j Chicago, June IO—Rev. Robert j Collier, of this city,has accepted a t all to the pastorate of the church of the .Messiah, New York City, at as;Jury of five thousand dollars. Rev. Dr. Harris has accepted his I I elcetion to the Bishopric of Mn logan. I Salary four thousand dollars. Win. Barton, colored, on trial for murder in the Circuit Court, w as convicted of the crime last night and sentence will be passed upon him tomorrow. It is expected his execution w ill be fixed at tit early date. AX DI,It MA* HI XU. (aperi.U Ut Alum lilnawph. > Norwich, N. Y. June C—Felix McCann, an old luau seventy years of age, was hanged here lo-day for the murder of Janie* M. Hatch. The provocation Ut the deed was the killing of one of McCann’s chickens by Hatch lost Dt-cemlM-r. Owe of I.IG**» Siltation**. Af 8 o’clock tIm* tither moulins?, says the Free Press, a Second street wife followed her husband down to tin* gap* os lie was starting for down town and kindly said t v him: “William, you know how badly I need a blue hunting dross.” “Yes. dear, he rein irked, “but you lawyer, Vie*    j    know how hard    up I am.    As soon as I L-— ----  T"“    ‘    can    see my way    clear you    shall have the dress; and a new hat to land. Be patient. Highland Horse thief Detective So- j la* good, ant] your reward shall be groat, ciety, Highland. Organized in 1870. j Forty minutes after that he emerged Present officers—F. Schneider, President; from a restaurant with a big bosket and s Christian Koeli, Secretary; Frank J fish pole, bound up flu- river. In the Lorenz, Treasurer. Membership, 20. j bosket was a chicken, pickles, toke,trait, Madison County Hors** thief Detective    I    pie,    and a laude    of liquid    of a rich color, Society, Edwardsville, organized in 1863.    .    ami    he was just    lighting    a twenty tent Present officers—W. H. Cotter, President; J. A Davis, Vice President; W. i if PRH I A I. UOIJIEX Mitt* GING. Kl. HG HIM.. IV iii tam MloanFa UesrrosM Gif Im. (New York Tribune, ©Hi.) The will of die late William Sloan*?, the carpet merchant, will lie filed for probate in the Surrogate’s office in a few’ days. The estate is said to lie worth about fi ,000,000. Mr Sloanc was Treasurer of the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian church,Rev.Dr. John Hall, pastor. About $35,000 is distributed among a number of employee who have been in the service of til** carpet firm for litany years. Th * will gives $140,000 to eleven charitable inst! lotions. The Presbyterian Board *f Foreign Missions receives $30,000; the Presbyterian Board of Domestic Missions. £30,000; the Presbyterian Board of Church Extension, $10,000; the Presbyterian Ministerial Relief Association,# 10,-000; the Presbyterian Home for Aged Women, $5,000; the American Sunday-School Union £(0.000; the New York Tract Society, $5,000; the Seaman’s Society, £5,000; the St. Andrew’s Society, $5,000; the New York Bible Society, $20,000. _ Reel al at I vc Fatly. The Indiana State Legislature enacted a law* thfit locomotives should sound their whistles while passing through cities and villages of that State, and it has become ho groat a nuisance as to cause suits to be begun for testing its constitutionality, It will first t»e proven Chat the blowing of the whistles in accordance with the law is a nuisance, and does -tot conduce to public safety. A. Mize, Secretary and Treasurer; mem-fjership, 94. Elm Grove Horse thief Detective Society, Troy, protects all personal property. I Organized February 17, 1872. Present officers—J. A- Barnsback, President, I Troy; J. J. Kinder, Vice President, Edwardsville: Jacob Barnsback, .Troy, s**c- j rotary; Ignatius Biggin, Treasurer, Troy. Present membership, 35. Wood River Farmers’ Detective Club, protects ail live stock, Bethalto. Organized 1858; re organized 1871. Present officers—A. Fuller Rodgers, President, Ll ♦per Alton; Irby Williams, .Secretary, Upper Alton; Eel. Pooling. Treasurer; Upper Alton. Membership 13. Q'u-rcus Grove Ii one-thief Detective Society, ilamil Township; organized in 1872. Present officers—Win. Love, President; George McCune, Vice President; R. AMrich, Secretary aud Tr, asurer. Membership 20. The following representatives were present at the meeting Saturday: From the Madison County Horse Thief Detective Society at Edwardsville; W ll. Cotter, W. A. Mize, J. D. Gibson. J. T. Cooper, R. C. Barnett, J. A. Davis, Paul Smola, C. W. Fangeorotb, E. M. West, Win. Bivins, O. P. Monroe. From (2*i reus Grove—K. T. Barnett, T. V. Whiteside a, ll. A. Eaton. Highland—P. Lorenz, A. dock and*R. Gruff lucid. Godfrey—James Squire. Collinsville—W. C. Hadley, II. Ban ham, J. Tetlieriugton and Win. McK<ag. Liberty—C. Edwards Indian Creek- Thomas Woods, June* Bivens, C. Pe vins, Henry Carter, 'I hoe. Hilton and J. L. Wood. Wood River—Irby Williams, W. D. Wilson and A. Fuller Rodgers. Elm Grove—W. A. YVilson, J. H. Whiteside, T. J. Barnsback, J. A. Barnsback, J. J. Kinder, J. IL Barosback, Chaa. Gerling,Geo. ITaudion aud Ignatius Riggin. Mr. VV. ll. Coffer was chosen as President, and Mr. Irby Williams as Secretary. A. committee was appointed to draft a Constitution an*! rules for the govern-inaut of the Society, which committee is to report at the next meeting, to be held on th*- first Saturday in September next, at Edwardsville. The. Convention then adjourned. Since 1863. when the first County Association was organized, the farmers have recovered the animals stolen, with the excision of one horse, and captured every thief tX'vpt two. cigar when his wife tra il** along. “Whap you here?^ he exclaimed. “Yes, J vc,u* gt mg to the market. When- arc you going—what s in the 1ms-ket?” “I was going to earry this fish pole around to a friend on Jtff.rson avenue,” he modestly answered. “Ami that bosket ?” “Timbosket—w’cil, I wat going to tan* it to the orphan asylum as a present to the children. It is u donation from six leading citizens.” “William, I don’t believe it!” “Sh I Don’t taik so loud!” “William, I shall talk louder yet!” she exclaimed. “1*11 bet you are going fishing !” “.Mary, have T eyer d< .rived you?” In* plaintively asked. “I iii v< r have. As pr**of of my sincerity you can take (his basket to the asylum yourself!” “And I’ll do it I” she promptly replied as she relieved him of it “Mary, hadn’t you ?” “No, sir, J hadn t! You’d better hurry up w ith that fish-polc, as the man may want it, aud lie careful how you stand around in the hot sun !” She left him there. Ile watched her take the cai for home, and then be returned the fish-pole and crossed the street and said to an acquaintance; “Tom, I’m suffering with neuralgia, and the excursion is off till next week. Too had, but we can never tell what a day may bring fortu.” There w* re chicken ami pickles and other good things on the table at dinner, but lie never smiled. Even vvncn his wife wished *bc was an, if that was im way they were fed, Ie* never lietrayed the gloom iu his heart. It was only when she handed him the bottle he had so carefully tacked into the I Mi* Ret, aud he saw it Islielrd “Good for Lillie Children,” that im said; “Alary, it is an awful tliiug for a wife to get the impression that her husband is a cold-blooded liar!” “It must tie,” she replied as she took the other chicken leg. imperial to Altun Tek-gra|*li.] Mew York, June ll—A Berlin dispatch gives details of the celebration Of the golden wedding of the Emperor aud Empress. The weapon was a public holiday and all classes joined enthusiastically iii the festivities and demonstrations of loyalty aud affection to the royal pair. The Easpcrof was rn ach affected during the ceremonies. Fifteen thousand congratulator} ums-rag**s were received from all parts of the empire and from foreign countries. [Hpccial ta Alton Trtrgraph.] Hillsboro, Mo., June 6—The execution of Al<mnu• Guy, a negro, condemned to death for the murder of Aaron MclVte, took place hero to day. THR MU TH A ll RHM AS H AR UBUftTRl tflYK RI HR. Hp*c‘sl to AtUai Telegraph. Jackson, Mich., June ll—A destructive conflagration broke out here at eight o’clock this morning. The fire originate*! in Burnett’.* planing mill, and soon spread to the Central City mills,Smith's purifier works anil other buildings. The loss is estimated at $100,000. [Special to A It*si Ti-lejiruiih,] New' York, June (I—A Berlin dispatch says that the (rerinan government suggests the interference of the Etiro]»e;tn powers to put a stop to the inhuman war now raging between Chih and FMV. HARON HOT 11 SCH I LD'* FUNERAL. A Ignition dispatch states that the funeral of Baron N. M. Rothschild today, was a most imposing affair. There were forty-two mourning coaches and four hundred private carriages in the procession. MA Mf* KKR RMT. Nm ti ii a** Ii crib vs. Iflcxekiah. Mr. Bassan*, who is carrying on the work liegun by the bite Mr. Geo. Smith, has just discovered at Babylon an octagonal cylinder, on the sides of which arc engraved a history of the campaign of Sennacherib against King Hezckiali. This important fled is to lie sent to London for sate keeping in the British Museum. How is th*; baby? is the question often put to a motlier, arid many an answer comes, “thanks to Dr. BulFs Baby Syrup much better to-day,”    \    It From tliu flab, There is perhaps no tonic offered to th© people that jK)8Hosses as much real intrinsic value os the Hop Bitters. Just at this season of the year, w hen the stomach needs an appetizer, or the blood needs purifying, the cheapest and best remedy u Ho] * Bitters. Au ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, don’t writ until you are prostrated by a disease that may t'ake months for you to recover in. — Bolton Globe.    *eod-w-2w The Saint J/outs papers, for a few days past, have contained articles in reference to the disappearance of Mr. Fritz Schwarz, of tliis vicinity. The pa|K*rs al I tided to seem to la* under the impression that there has been foul play in eonnec-tion with hi* absence. We will state that there is nothingat ail mysterious a1»onthis He aud his wife did not get along as husband and wife ought to do, but the wife it appears, held the trump rani, and Fritz w*as compelled to “git.” He has probably gone to Germany lo straighten up.—KdirHinl rille lntelUqcncer. Special to Altun I clear Aph Cincinnati, June Ii—Th© great sang© rf est, for which elaborate preparations have been ni&cfe, opened today. The city was never before so beautifully decorated on a public occasion, The procession this rn* ruing w as ten thousand strong. DKRAX MTDKW [HpeclHlto Altun Telegraph.| Philadelphia, June ll—During a heavy storm this morning, the At antic Refinery warehouse was struck by lightning. Several vessels lying at Point Breese were destroyed. The Weed Blader Triumph. [Special ta Alton Telegraph.) Kempcr, III., June 5.—Another grand walk-over for the Wood binder In a binder trial to-day, near Kemper, in heavy, badly tangled green wheat, the Wood gained a complete victory over the McCormick, Osborne and Buckeye binders, and a committee of five prominent farmers voted unanimously for the Wood. Ix»ts were drawn for the w heal cut, and the Wood got by far the worst piece, and was the only machine that went through without any trouble. Two machines were sold on the ground. tOXVKTEP I* GNT POX KG [Special to Alton Telegraph.) Chicago, June ll—Johnny Lamb, the murderer, who was found guilty amt sentenced to be hung on the 20th of this month, has Injun granted a supers*‘deus. AMIOT KATEN, Alsiut the time that the elder Quincy became President of H arvard College. says the Boston Post, his son was elected President of a gentleman’s club. On their first subsequent meeting the saints tion was ‘Good morning, Mr. President,” and tile response “Good morning, Mr. President." “Yes,” said the son, “but there is some difference between being President of boys and President of men Ki»w millions of bushels of corn arc stored along the line of the Chicago, Burlington A Quincy Ra’ilroad. There is no excuse for those who drag their weary and disordered bodies into our company, when a few doses of AyePs Sarsaparilla would cleanse .their murky blood and restore their health aud vigor. Ye muddy victims of hi lh jus disease, hare some regard for your neighbors, if not for yourselves. 9-dwlw [Special to Altun Telegraph.) New Y’ork, June ll.—A Le mlon dispatch says that at. tho Ascot races, to-duy, the Royal Hunting cup wa-* woii by Madarin. Special to Alum Telegraph. New York, June 7—A St. Petersburg dispatch states that the trial of Alexander Selouboff, who attempted the assassination of the Czar, on the 14th of April last, was concluded yesterday. Tim prisoner was found guilty aud sentenced to be executed at five o’clock this aftern*>on. Th© prisoner exhibited a slight tremor wlion (he hour of his doom was pronounced, but was otherwise unmoved. Melon boff ut a school-master by profession and is thirty years of age. Ult RAT STOKE. Special to Alton Telegrams,. Cincinnati, O., June 7, ’79.—The severest storm that ever visited this State, occurred throughout central Ohio, last night. Gen. Rice, GEN. RICE, ti*© nominee for Lieut. Governor, on the Democratic Uoket, is advised by his friends to accept the nomination, as in the event of Democratic success he will become Governor by the election of Ewing to the United States Senate, or his possible nomination for the Presidency. A Farmer*• Terrible Fate. Caki.ixvim,k, III., June 7.—A terrible L. cklent occurred last night by which Georg** L. Dowdoll, a premium! farmer. living near this city was kill**!. It is supposed that while returning home from work, bis horses became frightened and in his endeavor to check them, ho became entangle in the harness an*! was dragged for some distance, breaking bis neck and both legs. When found be w in a dying condition. Me was a brother of Hon. Wm. T. Howdah, editor of the Peoria Democrat, and was aged 58 years. Tits coroner’s jury brought rn a verdict in accordance with the ftbove fact. Bethalto. III., June 10, ’79. Editor Alton Telegraph: Tile first thing yon know harvest lie here. Bom** farmers cxtiect to me ne** cutting client next Monday, growing CRT) l*e»ks very fine. Duct*- .M.’ lien jamb: Hoflng, aged 84 Vests, died at hts r* *i<U*nc«\ on -dill street. Sunday morning. Ile was buried in the Lutheran Cemetery, yesterday afternoon. Gmum ’Em — Tit*’ Commissioners of Highway, of Wood Hirer Township, art now doing some g**od work on the roads. if they will grub tie* slumps out of the new road west of town they w ill be en titled to a ' bromo. VY ids* It—Au appropriation was mad© last year to widen the west em! of Third street, It, like all other good intentions of our village dads, is a victim of tbily-dallying aud will have to run the course of toe seven year itch. Cl/»SEI>—-The public sellouts of this place dosed last Friday. In the evening au entertainment wom given in tile CL r. Church. The children displayed their mottler wit to a very noisy lions *. The entire exercise dearly showed a lack of proper drilling. Hut th*ai, time is too precious to waste in practice. CouHTKD— A poor unfortunate was calaboose*! Thursday night, and fined $0 the next morning, by Judge Miller, for a common drunk and disorderly conduct. Friday utormug, Messrs Gund il1 and F. W. Htoltz, got to quarreling *»v.*r some church matters aud would have come to (flow s hod not “one been afraid and th** other dais* ut.” Constable Picker arrested the belligerents and took them before Judge Miller, who fin* d them $3 each. Grand Ho©—Every fellow aud his gir’, aul fellows without fill's and girls Without fellows attended the hop given by Wood Rive: (bange, in Cartwright a grove, litst Wednesday night. The night WMS neither too warm nor too cousin fact it was just right. The inu.-oe furnished by Ruth dge’s band was “copious” (that s the word he used;. Darn ing commenced at 7 o’clock and <* inturned until 3 o'clock and then broke up with a full floor. Seventy-seven numbers were sold. Th* liorticipanis speak iu the highest com plimeutary terms of the management of the entertainment. Not a Hrocbm*—Nicholas Duffy, ar old Irishman staying al Go«>*-viUe. made an unsuccessful attempt to commit suicide last 8 at unlay night, lie cut his throat just above lite Adams apple with a razor, as that was nota success he atab'n-d himself twice in the abdomen with a ©ase knife and them uiuilateJ the wound with a three cor aired hie. Hiram os. loss of friends ami an inability to procure the much craved bad whisky, were the causes. Dr. J. CL Martin was cai led to dross the wounds. Duffy was taken to Edwardsville Bu inlay morning. He says be villi kill himself ye). Si n Beans- A goxi rain will help the crops. The mud- are iii a spit ©did condition. Prof. W. E. Le|«r, of Marine, was here Friday and {Saturday on business. What b u* become of “XX?” Has the hot sun w. I ted him? Dr N. Ii. Richard’s family I* ft for Wyandotte, Kansas, last Thursday evetdng. Mr Oso. Bley, Jr., aud family will ail ike tis* dust of Bethalto off their feet to-morrow' morning. Mr. W. F. Needer, the druggist, is supplying im customers with a cool drink of Mala, drawn from the A it ic r* yious. Mr. L. J. Law route move*! into Mr. Geo. U!ey*» boul** to day. Dr. Wm. Martin has re turned to this place to re locate. We air told that Dr. Moore, of Portage, Mo., ha* decided not to locate here. Mrs. 8. L Appel* of your city, is lying dangerously Ut at the residence of lu r |Kirents,Mr. ana Mrs. J. A. Miller, of tins place. Tile honey bees are patting in th* ir lim * now swat ming. The matrimonial storm takes place this aftermeal; we’il send you an account of the damage done to-morrow*. Goodville has a blacksmith ami wagon maker’s shop. The wlvaiu e guard of the harvest tramp brigade has arrived. SPIKE., Jane ll, 1879. By 7:30 oVlo* k p. in. yesterday, th* CL P. church, of this place, was romfortably ‘ filled with an expectant compone, aa a*-mbit d t*i w un* ** Uh* marriage of Miu I Mary E. Ban^ert to Mr. Jai. Fisher. T he contracting parties occupy a favor- ' able {moiiii*»n iii the social click aud their I uitrnoge lias been looked forward to as s time witen joy aud mirth would leap forth un Iran i me lei). Th** brith* is the oldest daughter of Mr. J. CL Bangert, a popular German and k-adiug l iiainess Hisn j of our village. Til© groom is a young man of genial and prepossessing dispose ! tion. lie came to this place from Bt. Genevieve, Mo. some two years ago. At five minutes to 8 o’cloc* the 1 bridal party entered the church, j The b»|»py couple prcsentidl themselves before tin* altar, attended bv Mi*-es Emma Fisher, of Bl Genevieve, tile groom’s sister, Cora Belliseue ami Lizzie lluujm.ot poutiest. Iaaita.a* bridesmaids, and Mi wo. Chan Haugen, the bride’s brother,Frank Fish* r.the groom’s brother and John Klein, as groomsmen. The ceremony was performed by Rev. Win. Turner. The services at tile church concluded, the bridal party and a large nun . bet of invited guests returned to tile residence of the bride’s parents, where a splendid wedding feast w as spread. After refreshing the tuner mon lo their heart’s content,the lovers of th** many waltz,ete , repaired to Flick's Hall where tin y indulged in the favorite pastime until half past four this morning. The bride received a groat many nice and useful presents. We ll not attempt to give a list. The foundation of the presents was a barrel of high grade flour, presented by Messrs. J. W. Clark, F. W. Btotenbuig, W. A. West and W. G. Clark. T ie barrel was a mode) of workmanship. It was made of white asb and red oak staves alternately arranged The I mops ww carefully trimmed sud closely fitted. The barrel wha varnished anil branded “Jas. Fisher's Favorite, Hard to Beat.” Parties were in attendance from Altou, BL Louis and St Genevieve. Mr. and Mrs. Fisher will commence house keeping without delay. SPIKE. HEHN MI MSAIX* draw $35, op rgian, a Mr. Cub OOO in a Berlin lottery. A M'ssiaaipp: farmer ploughed Spanish coin dated 1300. During tin* storm Friday afternoon tim bouw* of Kev.George Clark, Asbury Park, N. J., WAH struck by Hgittuing, and two printers kilted. When General Grant places his feet or bb native heath, telegrams will I** flashed to all the cities of the Union, ami, simultaneously,artillery salute* will shake the ii* miaphere from cent*- r to crust A Washington special to the Chicago Inter Otdon stat* s that die object of Gov. Cut loin‘a visit to Washington is to secure the aj*|>oi»itment of Hon. A. M. Jones, United BLites Marshal for th*- Korthera District of Illinois in place of Mr. Hild-rup. Mr. Jones ia also in Washington. Prince Bismarck is saki to la; declining in reputation ami rapidly delaying in physique. Corpulence is road* ring his huge form mo*** unwieldy than ever Puffy and unhealthy la Um* look of his flesh. Mr. C. W F<*st**r, th© father of the R* (Hihiicaa candidate for Governor of Ohm, i*. so pleased and proud over the noniination of Iii* son that when In* g<**>a out riding he {wits a flag in the wbip-m*cket of lits carriage. AUTEN & HOLDEN AFK S<»w KW K1VINU THEIR SANFORD’S RADICAL CURE For CATARRH A purely vegetable distillation entirely unlike ail other remedies. IN th«,prrp«r»tlon of this rrraarfcabis remetf *»• ry trrb. ptaut, aud uaric la subJpcud to GS-Ullftto*, WlWfrtf til* ****att*.I ■odfcol prlrxipi* liobUiut*! In v»por,cuBdtQJK-O •&<! bo«J*»«i. what remoiiMi In ibm toll I* In-rt, r*lo«l*M. nod *ot*lir auflt tor him* to *tt orjr*nUia •od*il***t*** ti* MM ■MMM**. V tall •DWID are 1d*oIuV1« cutur>ooa<l* olwoouj SSr<J! ft.I Ubctar**,muu/uM ftoiiUuta. SANFORD’S RADICAL CURE 11*4 IWWtlOM. tbeorwftnsurelrculfttioft, * . I I (U.'fthM* th* ftCIT • it tl»* •totu**‘S and ...roc Info th* bluo4. T' near* pr»iI* tech a*r.-*-*k •>».«• I It 4am sot    I*    for fcom^n Uigtmmn/ to (i««nu a *»ur* rsUaael tr«*t. nu ftdCDISUUT**!, it KU keep* th** at.'.a mo polers that tut fr» ti rid went: ii MJH I 4sL *r d it* * FL’RFltlSTNG CURE. Ocntlcme.t. —About twit*    ego,    arSfl* Snnp'i Old Folk* Cm   _      nK«i.    I    U ».»* Uni up ut ,s ■ w*t k. I- J, imvtdiiua * *th Eft!her T i o»p« «.*>■ ii tenor «. _      _    MHM-- •SI. I took » SC rue* cold »ftd TUI* co*u oroaght on ftiM-Mrr* ftttftck <>t l-'fttfttrS. trUteh I h.uhd wita every known moody tor tour weekt wiihout ftrftJl, nail w**S aby alnig* 1 to ,i*e up ft mc** <lc*tr*hi* fMtltu a • d return J. rf:i«*.    to    »!-jr    ft    Bott!. or th re** vt-ars •©•■rw^ntft I nj* or. mb I# to »tnu et all. I he Si" t ft'ift* k < f < it »r:h I *d !• ft    ar na* *..d I rO i- • «.l.' » Mint tine •llKbt*-»t co.d ftua’d br rf < n ft I - t ftfack. I ir ic rn- pros-trot 4. la V‘w ij-1 < 'it; ... <\ tufter, r. fhe Im* site •* .ft ti*- • rit*!.«»• umill*. I »uf-fervd Ut* ta »t * *• a* < - l:>rf pa"* la n.) h* M, ft m* eo bo»>rtt ft* to ne orc y mule to w *k. »»d fo**i;:*. I !-!'• «« t"*y. I t o«*it I vn* ftoh.ic Into (jutek    *•    *t    I    dru-lr tM*is**e thai Slid th. « »>!    r    rt.u;    ut    J ft’©.out ret .cf til' y won a have r ndrt<*4 n • an r try victim. Woea lac, a a ut. «•*: s co ,(Ucon, I f .urn* heed tho nu oft-.aru* R*m< l Cvvk r ■ CArast u. eery rdu t i it .leo i «.ml had trice ail the adver* itw-tr •«. *w t <..atb* ti, St. The Sfftt deft* of this w jn 1'rful ii. "ar rf-*« c •» the greet**t relief. It la our ny*S r cm* *. hoa«b«*ftd ftcbeft.*}«• ach*.* ho ca* ft. affeir ftr.tenlfti* «3ut:t»c*lr ©a se-coost oft'* rh .in* ftccnmalftttoM tm fei* throat tor caff** h ti urn r* lle/i olitalccd front tfc«. SM ftprCr-t 'V f f vxroa* • lhwca Cr na. I alce Si* '.'.tim '.<•«•. lotii'rnftl and «sternal. I rapidly recover. J. *r.-! fey an Od «*»ona! na* of the remedy Bim v, ti avn ♦ > < :i entire'/ free fruaftCaUUTtt, for IS* XifctUhiC ta twclv * y r-to, ^.’rvuwi VV ate** a. *f *<*• .Tftfi.S. 5’riA J* -    !    I t..a I. *r *e*t. Ce** of OLO. H. i:    aara na..v.-ag. Fv<-h peksf* c >rt*l>.» |>r RvnfordV Tmymeod Is: i .ii.- T«Ue. ft it* lait Cir*etiuiO tor a«*e to ail .. I* * i .ti XA. I tr a»lc fey a! t Waofeaalc *r.4 Ii'-’, ll t>-a. rftara ibrourOHll tim Unlterf Stat et and Cs.- ^ *.».    '* I t Ka O ©OTTEIL    Arf    hU j.iiti W imfe*ww« l.rcratfttt. I'-ostoo. Maw. SH I    Du Us. WlilCTf Tit KY ((AVK FEBNUNALLV MNUKTTEI’ FHDM THE Largest Houses in N. Y. They are the Only Dry Goods Merchants in the City WI to )iav< iiccii Et*! for    Ulm 8(>fittg, vvhiefs give* th* m a “Ihg” advantage svsr sit rotiqjetHem C onus ut.d l« et hi vim cd. Cho STOCK to Ila* LARGENT, our steals of Um| Ft KMT. anti our FR If EN HKIJtW f ITMKR IWii MKN. Special Bargains In Illack Silks and Summer Silks. Black French Cashmeres, Hopcrmr rn every rmpeet to any goods ptt'simmly offered at tis: prtees. Foreign Dress Of Kids, A hug** vortely at very low jptw.r, American Dresss Gotsls, All u*e rot*! LAR Make* iii Hie le-d ftiia*l*-<v :tn*l    *u-fe** !e«i wail copeefal refereofl JJS u, thin trade. A atole*- line ut LuT-WMnlii MI KKKKCTN al U.w pi s. rn. Hosiery and Gloves. A large awa si merit of pfiKKiffN tad DGNKMTIU (lf Of! KRY. al cxeeediiWy km pritm. LIHUE T il ICKAD f • fZ»V KS -LACK TOKrt, froto I toe hutmti, at jo-lro* frow lee to pir |M-r cair. AldCXANDKR 2 Moi 3 HUTTON K IIH ki tight mediiun and dark Otiklm M *1 in bUek, al ooh #1 aud el sr* per pail. Abet. see and 7 a kkl* ii, 2 o nion'.. I'dknKTa, in att grader amlJSSSS inkmn. It arid k cie Hie r»», frutu Se Ut 7*6.31 Towels, Napkins, Yini win find tmr awoftmeat Hie ni<*<t cont {ti*-ie aud price** Ute lowest lo be toimtt I (th* cay. Spring Shawls and Dolmans. Ta vv tik'b w e ta rite your altcut ma. Sun FnibreJlas and Parasols. The toeat awoitment we ever exhibited la all qualities, at price* from lee to §7 caek. V’RTIBYU ut all kind* aud fully,a*, large aa mmeatmrut a* will be (Mud tot any two ft!!* I IIMtootNM in Us* c«>-    c Don’t fail to rail. We do a Legitimate Pry Good** BsftfftCft*. awd dos t UMC • i Ute h-Traps'" in (he shape of cheap Ti ow are aud Trashy Jewelry aas halt to draw trade. AV TRN A HOLDEN: A Xew and Choice laundry Indelible Ink, for 1$ Cents. The Kent Cement in the World For Jlending Broken Artielea. Extract Witch Hazel, at reduced price*. Fresh Cholee Handkerchief Extract*, an I litany Ihlang, White Rose, \ inlet, Jliisk, etc., etc., etc., at JVfarsli’s Drugstore. _  I__toitoi    atj WHERE Miller’s TO BUY CARRIAGES ! VOLTAIC PLASTER An Electro-Galvanio Battery combined with a highly Medicated Pleater containing the choicest medicinal Gums and Ca! sa ms known to modern Pharmacy. TV*— V i*'o» Uh now teem h+fere the p«bUo frr tv, i ycan. »: !. aotwitlmandlaa t»»* icon**** ti urn Ik r of r> ti. Jhf la the forta vt liatoft*a to, lo-flour.    ur.rft,    «a«l orrflr.ary t>iftM*r*,lltcy fear* mtetlity Us* r^»«- ! to tai* aw<: tori with anl<r*rwd «; "MV .I, a*, .via. ne*-J fey over oil* tMioul ss-aulic.>.t u *fi.j..jfi!-nft to oar p mmo-ioIob. Nai.y t**» I ar..fe.« Cm ae b»v« bee* ceruUcd to br WIP Sn >ft a r.fix* ..ft In ail f art* of the United ©tat, *, copH* of ft UP ti OUI Urn ftc&tfre* of ©fear** to aa/ ct a aesir' ;..rf ta* iu. Iu.prov©ascula, la patsy vtfi I we I..-, a p. .Ie, a* • ye feted by expeneace mud ba. .rut.> lf »• fe« i:©v©<I l;ifttf:.©y ar* iw» perfect la ©r*-ry rtapcv I, ft&tl Ute beet    en    lA<r    uorU    of iv -Us*. Ail w* ftek lr )*i every •offerer to tea lf..d i* * »!-•!* trial I fee i fee USD cent*, aitfeuwrfh U.'ir v ted* .blet af of toy otfeer plaatcv. Bal, I.o'v.. >s , ag V e effort* of th* pr^.iietor* to na,:© to.- v plftoier to ti* world for UM toaat r. »t.t q ©ia I .r rcn.edy eta fe« bought. DBB©, t re -T*> .• >ooa©* alert w Ulkw fPaa© ready to c    t to tor •©(’left ©noMre* mad eudeevoc lo aaoftout.ft ufaftKfa. lf yo» ack for COLLINS’ VOLTAIC PUSTER Have IX If | oa Ua©« to *ead lo aa for IC Bold by a;: Whole**!* and Retail Drmtoi r.roSrffeoat the Unite- State* and Ca**4**, aad by S aa* • a Purraa, Proprtotota, ftoOm. Maas Carriage Factory, ALTON. - ILLINOIS. -IS THI?- Largest aud Most Convenient -IN— Southern Illinois. sn* k ut I AKKlAt.h'' and Bt G*.IE8 in txwi n.-rot rxtrmoTc sad complete ut the ©tov. I have .nir.d»;e^tnl.,nyr!ewft1yleaaft,irw>li„r(f    ,    eomhinii.s    Ibe    latow* tuvemkm Md .Mprt.fte.ueuto, whlefi mn new un erioteuur, at my rote^iory. Ptorttow wtthm* a tow ar rarnage eembtaitag t‘;e hemt hanwia. -tin Ojo aiog heoutoful flobh. ateaiki con and es anus* •y Neck. R*metflb*i Ute ph<r : Corner of Fifth and Belle Streets. IF. MILLER, Proprietor. GreatBargains —AT— J Kitnky ( oi xrv. 79. The anxious sufferer with riles, or Hemorrhoids, who has sought vainly for relief, con Aud it by using Tabler’s B ick-cye Pile Ointment, the best rej iedy known for that dreadful disease. I*ricc 50 cents a bottle. For sale by Chon ber-lain A 11 agee.    7dw1w Pretty awd Young In every feature but the hair, which had grown white from fever. This lady at 35 writea us: “I have used Parker s Hair Balsam six months aud ani more than pleased with it. It has restored the natural brown color of my hair and given it a silky softness, nicer than ever before. There is no Dandruff, no falling hair, and it leaves the scrip so clean and nice and cool that I am eyer so ranch nlMwA I feel and l«x>k like myself again.” The beautiful, frosh and vigorous hair it produces, together with its property of restoring gray or faded hair to the natural IoulhfuT color, and entirely freeing the cad from dandruff and itching, surprises no leas than it pleases. Hold in large bottles, at only 50 cts. and $1.00, by ail Ural class druggists. apl-sowAw-lm Jerseyville, June ll. Editor Telegraph: At the meeting of the Board of Supervisors, beld last week, it wa* decided to have an icvtsliratios into the manage ment of county affair*, a la the one lately undergone in Madison and Greene counties. For this purpose the Board appropriated $1,000. It is not rx|>ecteci that anything criminal will be discovered. The funeral of Miss Charlotte Beeman, daughter of Joseph Beeman, was held from the Salem church. Sunday. Rey. B. B. Hamilton, officiating. Burr Robbins’ circus in billed for this city, on the 23d, aud Blind Tom on the 3?tb. No matter what the time* may be, both will tie well attended. South ride correspondents of the eoun-{rn pc re, are going for our County nperinteudeni, for some alleged failure to do his duty. The suit* instituted against a number of saloon keepers, last year, for violation of the anti-license ordinance, were dis-tn issei I at this term of County Court, tile defendant*’ paying all cost*. An effort is to be made here by Chicago parties to start a Colorado mining company. lf any of our citizens have any surplus funds to lose, here will be ail •pjjortunity for them to Improve. George Egalhoff, our enterprising carriage manufacturer, has placed a new engine in his carriage works, and now run* by sh am. At the I aet meeting of the Supervisors they dftfded that each township should support its own jnsir, him1 hence a county poor house was u(nieces* try. A deciaiou ha* been received from Attorney General Edsall to the effect, that the jioor are still the county charge and must be supported by the county, and ho our poor house Is still one of the fixed instil u tion*. It only costs $809 per month to run the Jerseyville public schools. This is simply Cor teachers and janitor hire. H. K. Phinney, of Alton, exhibited a flue aldermanic corporosity on our street* this week, Jim Blythe, an old street ornament of this place, how a successful Nebraska farmer, is back here on a visit. Prof. J. Pike and family, and D. J. Murphy are visiting in Pike county. County Court, law term, is in session now. Probate Court next week. We can’t stand it.' that new white neck-tie of “Spiked” is too much. Since seeing Bland hung we have lost all interest for heckdies. Several of our spirts take in the Bt. Louis races this week. The late rains have helped crops wonderfully. A ride throughout the county reveal* a good prospect for corn aud wheat. Tho* O’Donnel is an non nail as a candidate for re-election to office of County Treasurer. A large number from bere attended Copt. King’s funeral at Kane, Sunday.    UG. C. M. Crandall’s Crockery Store. THIRD BT., NEARLY OPP. BELLE. JUST RHUE I VKll: Bel nocking Bird t agoo: Japanned. Bright Metal and Bra*** Canary t age: Bent Quality ( lothe* %4rinser**: *.» AO. tot. •«. so erne lit Fluting Irons. HI (XI: 5 1-5 and ala Inch Mailer S lating Machine**: Granite Ironw are 4 White Metal, and Nickel Plate Mounted Tempura: Noiseless Carpet Nweepers: MI ane Parral aln. and Darers ted Miotic ( Ulna Tailer Meta. Alw MRMT QUALITY Silver Plated' Mali es. Parka, to poo na, and Caatara. - AT THE — Lowest Cash    Prices. ALTON, PLL.    apSlwtf TBCHERl&g-Sffia Mouth diiniirf VACATION Forftill parti,'- ulars »rt,ie*>a J. CS. NrUurdy.'Cliirato. IC SA MDR B’S JAW AKA ti! I NG ER. Tim oah wirnbhintion «»t lls, true .lamstcH tliiirfcr v.lUi cIh»h*»* Auuusttos ami French Bluntly for all Mummer t’amplaintw. i*)7 f A    MR)    I    JtoffefousH    Invected l\9    yfftD Street, lays the foundation for suiwhuiUal fortunes every week, mid iwvh Mi im me line pereeiiUgs of proflto by th*- New U;ii>iUtllz»tkHi Hysteta of <>|H-raUu3 in Storks. Full explsualtou on jipptl-••;UM*n to Adam*, Brown to IX>.. Bankers, -x Broad rtnft, New York. Ile ase writ* for large Illustrated Uh Intuit ue of Kl FUKS. SHUT QU NS, KKVOI.VEKk Address Urea* Western Ulm Works. Itttsbuig. Pa-    jelfw* Dear Sir: CARPETS! CARPETS! Having enlarged my Store, I am now iii daily receipt of my Spring Stock of Carpets, Oil Cloths, Wall Paper, Window Curtains, etc., etc., all of th e Latest Designs. My stock of Carpets is larger than ever shown in Alton, and my prices are as low as lowest St. Louis prices for same quality of goods. Call and examine. Terms strictly cash. One price. A. NEER WANN. Altos, III. Merchants and Farmers, PATRONIZE Alton Woolen Mill. Home Manufactures Protect The Interests of the Farmer. The Alton Mill Is Prepared to do Custom Work, Card wool, work wool on the shares, or exchange for woolen goods. We are also prepared to buy wool at the highest market rates in cash. FA RXI RRM OF CKVTBAL ANIS SOETH-BRN I I.I.IVOIS, HO NOT FORGET THE AUTON WOOLEY MIU. I Henry L. Nichols, Alton 111. m«list-d4t vv.lru SO SJM PLC ft C*"*o cai*05'’ WAMMsrffff NOTICE urnto wit MET IC OLAR g    ** NUMBER *«    ADAMS    ft: WhiteSewiwo Machine co. Cleveland, ohio. Hi ;