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Racine Argus (Newspaper) - July 17, 1879, Racine, WisconsinRacine Argus. Tol. La to. 48. Racine wis., thursday july whole no. 568 cards. Momti the Flint third of 1kb. Month a Odd fellow Hull Over a text for numb ship or h. Pelt attorn by 4 Counselor at Law. Pm i Preu o Murkot moly and collection office Sani Macais. Ritchie. Bank building Firth Street Kacinec. John b. Winslow n. Vax us Skirko attorney at Law office Over Post office Tuckno a j. Davis m. D., it Lukes Block or Market Racine. Just opened that fresh Stock of to i ladies and 10 cats. Weekly printed it said i dated by the court Elu Kkt 0. Hand m7-4w county judge. City better goods for the Money never were sold in Racine. A new Stock of of Iclal Herport. T c. C. Zi.1l. Cole Dana to co. Bum manufacturing confectioners and Bakers. In fruits and cigars us mais St., Bacine wis. W. W. Vaughan co., so. 24 sixth strut and Rchull dealer in All flails of flour mixed feed outs Corn Lime water mime stucco timot11v and Clover seed. 7o have Trio Lyons Mills and butene flour it Sale to the Trade cheap. To run Sci Al ladies circulars and Shetland shawls. Joseph. Schroeder. New Spring goods Ninger s Book store. An re Littly to the inapt it Iii my City of Lucina. The mayor and common Council of the i Vlco Condi int to m Diu Beroun for the lire is Cipior. J. Tin1 injun quient to be uned in tent hip did it in incr of null be m follows Ali at an adjourned meeting of the Board of education Ziehl at the Council chamber last evening there were Prici Merit president hand mud Coumis Sioncke Allen fish and Klein. On motion tie Reading of the minutes of the previous meeting was dispensed e. T. Billings Photic Rapheil. Pott Gold pens writing books Ink stands photograph and j autograph albums elegant Stock of Box papers Fine illustrated gift books juvenile Standard and miscellaneous pictures frames Ster Scopes views inc. Zanies Block and toy books in endless variety. Prices lower than the lowest. Huggins House Block. of us ill by unit known Lill a ctr Bilir tie name instrument cwt Liy tin1 Inu Pycior at in thin state and Tiu Infin of he till be Trio Hume that of Nail Mil i Sukeo a manner in will Art cd t Taiti the us dict at which Nuch Oil mull or Imbat Hico will Emit u or upor Tomt will ignite. Sec Iii 3. Kvitt Ilen Lor in Oilra with in Tho City Uquill c Uiso nil by him kept Abr mile to by Insp Cutel by the City provided in the fore Colner cution before tie Day of 1stp. Am every Connit Noe of Jiny i Quiniin i ii till Olin for a lion any Clell be left at inv depot or wan Hoille wit Biu City for la loll very to i pm null the Imma u. Lie Limi Mcl Vej before receiving into Lllan or i sos l Udu Sidgle less Clarc and it a Lull be Hie in i a lie Clor to teat All Nurmi Oil wll Hill a u i , and ill o of who Chall alter the j no j i up Kllc Pitlon of Thih rec leu any i _ double desks with. Tie of billowing bids for taking the school Eastis were opened and Reud Txooj. W. 00 Frank held. 35 00 Jesse d. Phelps. 00 00 club. 45 00 it moved Tomt tie bid of Jesse polio los be accepted. Fish incl Klein. Hand. The following bid for whitewashing and requiring the wails i the several Sci ool buildings were opened and read g. H. 00 c. Lawrence . Chris. Collins 207 00 w. 110 00 Terry hum Ify. 1w 00 108 00 on motion of or. Klein the bid of h. Mansfield was accepted. Fish hand Aud Al Fin. Carried. The following bid was received from the Racine Hardward conic buy to Supply furniture for the City schools i8to. To the Board of education of the City of Racine will furnish tie City with such school desks As they May used this season at the following rates. Desks to be set up in school room Complete s. Each Lake fifteen Miles from Minneapolis and Twenty five from St. Paul lies Minnetonka probably the attractively picturesque of the of Minnesota. Per famed As a summer Resart it has recently attracted special attention by of having located upon one of numerous Peninsulas the Minne Enki Conrad Fox the or Zeni of thit j Jeave a list opened a Large lot of we now to building Stone and Lime a May to of the City of it camry the hid a a of Public u respect fully to United. Reid Noe 100 Rodi below the Kinda Bridge. Ord Cri by Mil will to Ciciva n. A Korynt attention. 534-1 Box 302. Ill paper Wall paper 01 warehouse without Lnu having them int Piquet. Above provided by the City Louill in Lnu l Tun dollars and coat of Mil Ami any dealer Olio Hall on or after tie it Day of , 1s7, line in hand or in my of. In tended to be for Juchli purpose which Tilnile not it on approved by the City in Spector be fined ten collars and any dealer or other person Ivhon Chull after the let Day of August ts70, wet flu City. Mil any Mineral Olu Abr which not have been inv Nevlud by the City Ini Pecolor Anil which shall not meet Slit Reljin a tent herein Kutiej not than Twenty Dollari and costs of suit and any person who shall Sci or offer for Sale within this City Mineral oils for illuminating will cell. Lipon inspection have been con by the City inspector or who shall Mil or oils by which i their or tire loss shall lie Reil cod a club 20 Dey cos Vahren Light Ullh intent to sell oils for ill in la tank up rows Sling lie Hneil Lefly ill Firmind costs. Section 4. The of Olli appointed by thu under Hie nov Liloni of the ordinance of due i87s, ice Ami remain the Insp it roof under this ordinance until the lit of my 1880. Section All ordinances parts of ordinances conflicting with or any of the of this act uns hereby of Bill of thai ordinance Hill Tavo Al acct and be in Force immediately after publication. Panned by the Council july 7, 1s78. E of. Ukuk Fox. Mayor. L. H. Cily Cork. New styles new patterns. We just opened our new of sprig Wall papers now to show them to our Friend and in or oils but ashes our Stock is now full and Complete and invite tie attention of wholesale Ami retail buyers. Gorton Buffham. Borders direct from the manufacturers. not buy till you have seen them. They will Ive you a bargain a mics supplied Ivelli pure Spring water Ioie orders promptly attended to. at Laii Rolls son 145 Mun St. 550 a. Legal notices. . . Weeks. F. 11. Keht a. weeks having purchased the interest of j. H. In the firm of Kellcy Lehman co., the lumber business be carried on As usual under the firm of j. The old established jeweler Muggins House offers special in a watches Fine Jei Velry Silver Ware spectacles Etc. A very Largo took Boito county Coo it racing coi Niy in Milo to the mutter of the of w. . On read Iii mid Hunu Tho of Viii Iluigi. Ruih Fontinie unon other in licit hint we. In. Vii Thiim of the City of inc no in this and hair it Luw of do Contd and praying Ibbil Horn Elf und it. Blair Jovick tic oppo Antcil in. Cittato of old Doc Juwil. It in ordered that Noli petition of Lical before the of thin court on . Tie 5th Day of August a. D., 1870, at ten o clock a m. Of Klinl at the Olla cd of said def in the City of inc inc in county. And it in further Ordor ocl Tomt notice of rail a state of Wisconsin cite or Racine. In the matter of tilt petition for Pavin first Chc mayor Wocl common Council Ai Oresa subscribed the owners of n majority of t frontage of lots fronting or. The Alloy in Bio twelve in said first Ward praying that said Rel by through Block twelve in i a Ward of Trio City of Zacrie. And common co incl of Sikl City to Henry , William Snow thing Jacob Heck a. Hayek e. H. I Grill f. Kim Adolphi ave bar Joseph Bolm s. Gates s. Wolff b. And e. W Ockham. 3 Bialick h Kilter Charles Sci miser John Newman John Liegler Tolin Martin Clancy i Rowley Chauncy Hall s b Feck mrs Phillip Lovell l Zelmer i Itzen Cornelius a Waltes t m Tivis Samuel Rit Cilie and John molar. Cheeling. Whereas a in Ilion has been presented to Che mayor and common Council aforesaid the Ilock Ley be paved. And whereas a plan and up Clit cation with an estimate of the Cost of in Cut improvement Lias been made and approved and an assessment has in in made of tie Cost of such improve ment upon the lots and parcels of land adjoining Alley to the extent that said real deemed to be bin fitted by such improvement. Now therefore is hereby Given to the parties above mentioned and to All parties interested that said assess ment has been made and is ready for inspection at the Council chamber in said City and that on monday evening july 2ist, 1879, and on monday evening August 1879, at 8 o clock in., on each of said evenings at said City Council chamber in the City of Kacinec said assessment will be open for review 2 10 1 95 i 2 00 j Kos 0 Ami 4, 2 70 no 0 2 63 i nos 1 und acc. Cuts 60 for. It nos 3 and 4 go l to Cavliere desks. To according to Sulc. Yours , e. G. Daunt ave o. Commissioner Kicia moved that the bid of sail hardware company be accepted and that the building committee be instructed and authorized to Purchase of snid hardware company at the prices named to said bid such furniture As in their judgment May be required for the use of the Public schools. Fish hand Aud Klein. Carried. Commissioner fish moved that the time for commencing the Public schools of the City be the second week in september next fish Aud hand. Klein. Carried. On motion the Board adjourned. Attest l. It. . Clerk. Park As a place designed Tor tie sum Mer resort of literary scientific and re liliom people and the holding of Sab Bath school assemblies Temperance Cong Russas. Musical and scientific conventions educational institutes and religious meetings. Search the country Over and a place butter flt Tad for Tobosa i purposes can not be found. Pcs i the Lake in length following its course is 17 Miles but so sinuous and ragged in. Its outline Tomt it has Over 118 Miles of there Are seven steamers Twenty sailing vessels and. Over two Hundred Row boats Tor the use of excursion lists. The scenery a us cuu so and the fishing not to be surpassed. Minnetonka Park " has Beau Laid out on tie plan of landscape engineering into a magnificent Park with walks drives streets Aud avenues so As to form lots and blocks of unequal size and form. The Laka Park Motel now open Wilt l. J accommodate 300 guests and provide food for people at a single total. Tie other improvements Are docks stores boat houses bathing houses Gyton Casini cottages Etc. Park has 225 acres of land and Shore frontage of 4 1-7 Miles. Tie Minnetonka musical festival under the direction of w. 0. Perkins my. Of Boston composer assisted by prof. I. H. Bunn. Of Iowa will be held july 2sth to aug. 1st, 1870. Write prof. I. H. Bunn Vinton , for full particulars. The Groat Tampo Raucci Congress for the Northwest where the most eloquent tem Perance orators of Tho ago will give and will be held aug. 3d to 5th, 1879, for information write j. P. Pinkham West , Iowa president or Hon. Hastings of Madison wisc on Ami huh further Ordo Rort Tomt notice of raid a assessment will be open for review and correction by the common Council aforesaid Ucic Mlac Kockx prior to kind of Liou Rinn in Tho in regular meeting assembled at times weeks co who assume All the liabilities of the late firm and to whom All debt duo Are to be Naid and will continue As heretofore to Krap on hand a full Stock of dry lumber at lowest prices wholesale or retail. Zelley weeks b co. Co Kalne Arr i a weekly newspaper pruned and pull Iliad of Len conc. Doted Juno 1870. By the court Elbe to. Hand county Jiu Igo. 505 568 county Coort Racine in pro in the mutter of he into will and Tumen Tor Theodore Tau Minnii deceived. On a Cilins Natl Al Leif in instr Mont m Walt nil purporting to the inh will find of Theodore Boumann 01 the City of Noine in the county of in clone and Stulo of wisc onion do Denim and place All persons interested May appear j Tow Fryni in in to 80n, i the following Are the dates of Wisconsin fairs sept. 6 to 12. Geo e. Bryant Sec. Racine oct. 1. C Mccumber. Sec. Watertown sept. 22. E. P. Brooks Sec. Ripon sept. 23. W. B. Kiu Gadbury Sec. Jefferson Atkinson sept. 1c to 19. W. Curtis Sec. Columbia City sept. 10 to 18. Z. J. Sci. Mineral Point sept. 2 to 0. P. Beach Sec. Clark s Mills sept. 1c to 18. J. E. Harris Sec. Burnet sept. 24. J. J. Buck Sec. Sheboygan Falls sept. 10 to 18. By Ryu Sandford Sec. Wood rapids sept. 2 too. L. 0. Sec. Columbus sept. 24 to 20. M. Adams Sec. Lodi sept. 23 to 2j, e. W. Sander sin Secretary. The Minnetonka Sabbath school As Sembly will to held aug. Glt to 21st 1870. And the association offers to the Public the literary scientific Aud religious feat Ever Given at one Tiras in the wort. More than forty lecturers pulpit orators and instructors have engaged. Two grand concerts by miss finnic Kellogg of Boston will be Given assisted by an Able cow of musicians. Every preparation has been Mads the entertain Cut of visitors. Than two thousand visitors can find the Park or in Liot Cli near by. Board High or Low according to tie inclination of Tho guests. A Tho railroads leading that direction carry passengers at reduced excursion rites. Inquire for round trip ticket to min Titonka Good for sixty Days which delivers the passenger in the Park grounds Aud returns him to uis. Home. For further information Writa Hon. R. I h. Filmore president Cedar rapids e. W. Allen estj., Secretary Marshalltown. Iowa Hun. Geo. H. Keith marshal of grounds Minneapolis. 1 Olio the petition of William Baum i and Chri Nelun Bettany Narong other Hill in Thot tie old Theodore lately died Enid inn Trumont in write no 1 the him will and of old do cowed and Ilia they the wid no the ident per Iionia named and in and Lut will total Cut and that n Lime and place be updo Latch for proving Jid will. It m ordered that rely will he proved before court on tuesday Tho 5th any of acgu3t, a. I8t9, at 10 o clock n. A. Of that any at the Obice othe county Jakc of mid county in the City of in conc in Laid Cotty. And it ii further ordered that notice there of be Given by Tho publication of a copy or Tun order for three Nuccel Lac weeks prov Lon to the time herein in the atom a and be heard by the Council in objection to such assessment and generally in the matter of such review and correction Liy order of the Council. A h. , City clerk sealed proposals. Sealed promo Ali will by City clerk up to including toed by Joly Hub for talking the school the Board rewrite the right to project any and All a h. Coli Man City clerk. Estk.1.v. Cania into my enclosure one Largo Marc on or about the 26th Day of May. Black mane and Tail left Hind foot some what enlarged. The owner is requested to prove property pay charges and take the same away. H. B. Roberts. Calodonia. May.26, 1870. Green Monroe sept. 17 to 20. A. W. Wright Sec. Richland City sept. 1c to 18. W. M. Fogo Sec. Portage co. Am lust sept. 16 to 18. A. J. Smith Sec. Fond Clu lac., sept. 33 to 25. G. Kevin Sec. Kenosha sept. 16. Ident. Boscobel sept. 24 to 20. Sec. Waukesha oct. 7 to 0. M. L. Butter Field Sec. Grant co. Lancaster sept. 17 to 18. T. K. Langdon Sec. Sept. 23 to 25. E. Stotser Sec. Elkhorn sept. 23 to 20. M. Morrison soc. Michigan grand. Rapids sept 22 27. J. P. Thompson Sec. F. Publ non pres t. J. Brooks he got it. For the Sake of humanity give me just one Mouthful to he said Asho halted before one of the eating stands on the Central Market recently. I be nothing for replied the women. Take any them later he continued for i Haven t tasted Lood for three Days. If i can t get food i shall become demur i can t spare anything but this i Don t earn what it he interrupted Only Don t be stingy with it. Me a heaping spoonful and i la always remember you with it was a bottle of grated horse radish Strong As the trip of a paving ring on a City and the woman lifted out a big spoonful and deposited it in his open Mouth. The tramp must Hare taken it for some sort of infant s prepared food for his Mouth closed with a Yum Yum it opened again however and when he started to run he upset a dozen Flower pots two Hoys and a barrel of charcoal. Much of the dose was blown into the eyes of a horse hitched to a vegetable wagon1, and after the Man had run twice around the of with his Mouth wide open he got a slant for the Randolph Street Fountain Aud never took Bis Chin out of the Basin for forty straight troit free press

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