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Elko Daily Independent Newspaper Archives Dec 15 1890, Page 1

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Elko Daily Independent (Newspaper) - December 15, 1890, Elko, NevadaG � 11 daily Independent. Vol. Xxx. Elko Nevada monday december in 1890. No. U2 0i professional cards j. A. Plummer attorney at Law Elko. Nevada to n j. A tics m. D. Physician and burgeon Elko. Nevada. J. W. Dorsey attorney at Law Elko. Nevada a office Railroad Street two doors above express Ottyce. Elko Loce no . ii cd communications held at a masonic Hall on Tho first _ tuesday of each month. Par Lodge opens promptly at 7 00 p u John j.meiq8, w. It. N. Stone Secretary. Miller. O John Payne Payne & miller8uooe8sob8 to. Jol East commercial Street Elko Nevada dealer it. Lumber and Kougl doors Sash lath blinds combination wire Fence. Lyle pickets. Shingles shakes Terra Cotta flues. And. I Wood and Coal y to orders by mail will Reo it prompt attention James brain,1 comme Poil Street Elko. Nevada _ manufacturer ordeal to 2l$ harness. Saddles bridle Chap Arberas whips collars i saddlery Ware Etc also ladies and Yenta Buckskin gloves. R pairing promptly attended to. Keedle Soseu the leading sewing use hone Oona Tentler on hand. N. B. Nye practical watchmaker and jeweler. At. To the old stand Jet two the exp own olm. Elko Nevada. Ifor cleaning and to pairing watch a Apo Salty. Chicago s Post office. An Archit Ectal wart Whoso demolition will Causa no Tours. Those who have become attached to the dignified and colossal pile known As the Chicago Post office will be pained to see it go but writes Bill Nye in Tho Chicago Herald there Are Many who will no doubt control their grief without difficulty for it can hardly be called Beautiful even if it could stand up by itself. The style is of the dutch ren nuisance with etruscan Gables and real cracks in the a tailings. Starting out apparently with the idea of being a foundry it groped around among the architect jul 4 nightmares of the past and secured a style of roof which gives to Tho beholder a Dull pain in the neck. Changing its mind after fooling with the More Medie Val rolling Mill order of architecture the imposing Pilo sorta Only succeeds in Cap Ping its Climax with a delirium of gothic do funnies and architectural Wens which though Well fitted to Marla the final resting place of the dead letter does no credit to the irrepressible and undaunted spirit of Progress which flashes in the Eye of tire Chicago real estate agent As it is now danger to human Lilois added to the feeling of revulsion which is aroused by the Tough and Rocky aspect of the building. It stands in the midst of Beautiful and massive structures to Day a measly Monument of Man s cupid Ity and poor taste. It is not even a picturesque ruin but some Day will Ollend the sight and crush out the life of people who Are ill prepared to die. There Are architects who have Lucid Bromide intervals but the Chicago Post office and custom House were not the result of such an interval. Some Bright autumn Day or Early in the Spring when the soft South wind steals up from Egypt and kisses the Hooks of Tho girls on Prairie Avenue or meanders through Tho Young whiskers of her Fiance just As the Frost is head i ing out of Tho ground some Fine morn ing As Tho postmaster is stamping the outgoing mail for Waukegan he will hit some letter an extra lick and there will be a loud of dust the Funky odor of the dead Lotter the Roar of settling Walls and a bling battlements and then the Chicago Post of Hoo will to no Moro. So wobbly Are the Walla i am told that the slightest pfc May seriously affect them. Even pm sudden settlement of an account precipitate the Torri ble calamity. Tho Federal building of i Rupies one of Tho most desirable Sites in the City and yet it is a constant menace to human life and assault and Battery upon the Good taste of the people. It is the deformed and club footed offspring of a disordered brain and a sad commentary upon Man s appetite for the hard earned dollars of Tho United states. It Marks an Era Ini Tho history of Tho country when satan aside his own work and just Fol i Lowed the average Patriot around Fromi place to place learning his methods Andi getting pointers from him. So when the time comas to give up this Archt i to Tural wart and say Good Byo to this James Crow wad of shapeless and in i stratified blunders there will be few tears 1 judge. It has clinging to it Noi Beautiful memories. Even to Unm Usi i Cal and immoral English sparrow1 no come Eaon Spring to build their1 it to nests and squeak and scoot and rear their Yonng have no resp oct for the tottering mass. No neighbors will sorrow to see it go. No scalding tear will wot the dust and busted Walls of the dark and dismal wreck. A Romr Kate old woman i one of the most remarkable old wont i in in Maine is living on Tho Island of Mon began. Although Only seventy Livoi years old Sho not Only knows nothing of the cars tel Chono electric Light,1 etc., but Fynas Nover seen a horse. Hitoi has always lived on the Island several Miles from Tho Mainland and her world has Boon Mon Hogan. Sheep and of Psi Are kept on the Island but Thero is nol fall for horses Knelt the to Ltd Olsn i Vorel Lutcs. The italian government has ordered that Tho study of English Sli Sll be added to the Mourri Orlum of All la Lorn uni-1 Vor Setles. Fir Hudmon at one a peasant woman near Nantes a France recently gave birth to Flo Boll i Drew who Woro still us leu at last report. Fiill tug Ditusa Hull a . Successor to a. T. Smith co., Elko trading co., tue Accra. Principal office Elko Nevada. /. Officers w. T. Sil Ith president 3eo. W. Peltier vice president. W Secretary wholesale a2stjd Beta in. Dealers in i hardware groceries a. % farming implements and machinery. A Large and varied assortment of cutlery tinware glassware and Queens Are Garcons a Nutly in Stockt a paints oils and varnishes Iron nails and class guns pistols and a ammunition. Our Stock of stoves fir both parlor and Cook tor for Wood or Coal is by any House in the Taie. The grocery. Department � embraces a heavy stuck of if Neft family j groceries of All description a. Liquors at wholesale. Orders for tin Zinc and Sheet Iron work promptly filled by an experienced Workman. A orders by mall will receive prompt attention. Blacks Thino. M. P. Guldager wa4jo,, Klio. A Javadi i having in Ray employ competent 1 Aid now prepared la do nil work in my Une at abort notice a Imil to Lull 1 Jurf ovo dry i Rulli Kin i act Kohl. My news Fullr it to a Ulivi it Wal. a 1 Orf sri furl i Alimi it nor Linit Lenni Init ?.umi it Rook prone Mneri Mihi in a. I Kris mid Caf i

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