Racine County Argus in Racine, Wisconsin
9 Nov 1871

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9 Nov 1871

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Racine County Argus (Newspaper) - November 9, 1871, Racine, Wisconsin Strictly to us Var All other them strictly to w per i above noun cd Rnu-.-1. Can tired pro port fur. In Tho Sponie of .1 Niu lit com Money or u r 4.00 a. From s a.m., Tali m., of Racine county. Bar Lincton. The first Woolen Mill established in the county was built in Burlington by Ephraim and Pliny m Perkins in 1843. In the summer of Tho Serao year the Burlington Academy was established and was i operation with r. A. Turner a3 principal in december 1843. I must draw to a close what i have to say of Burlington. Let me add that one of present citizens capt. My Cumber As commander of vessels on the great lakes brought to Wisconsin Many of its settlers in 183g- 3t- 3839 and to in july 1s33, he sailed up Lake Michigan in the vessel 3 fios. Hart with out meeting another Craft Between Lake St. Glair and Chicago the original plat of Burlington constitutes the n. E. For of Sec. 32, comprising 144 acres or 160 acres including the River. It was purchased at Tho lid sales i in Tho City. It governor c. C. 1. R Doell Tolu it. Novi cmdr. j. A Rico r of i. Breeze m Jirout Kromery Thih Urei Henry Bueiz Anton Konuk Arr r gun Kcal s 3 Barlow state i Kis 0 k Ilia ice. Samuel we Carter. Com old Juh Kimii. Jacob is Ulku. 111 Lati a. A 3 m -3 s o 131 138 221 88 98 115 83 133 1m 117 101 128 to 221 m 175 m 102 08 133 135 97 lot 140 1s2 218 177 10j 103 is 133 180 80 95 1 144 1s4 221 98 178 103 102 00 135 183 84 85 145 153 221 m 177 103 101 of 1w 181 90 96 145 15j 221 m 117 10s 102 67 133 185 97 95 140 150 221 so 178 104 102 67 133 186 75 94 145 152 221 06 178 103 102 of 133 185 08 95 Ioc 1c5 190 88 148 08 133 83 105 193 123 128 87 197 for Good House and lot in the 4th Ward pleasantly situated. Will be sold on advantageous terms to the right kind of a Man. Chance for chanic or n Labouring Man to secure a Home. Apply at this office. Monit to loan on farm mortgages or other Good Security enquire of Dull insurance agent. 120t wire window Dow screens made Katimy factory just North of the congregational Church 5th Ward. Charlu a oium. Forthe cheapest and bestf5 boots and shoes Call at till 233 Illk i1 Fai Kkt or i Kkt sir Willrs that the subscription 1ms exit Ircia or Lias not Boon i Iii. Please pay up your subscription alien you find an x on Volt j Jar Fox Tead Tilfor insertion the Ensign in num ber of jets Grill hand in their Foron pretious to next wednesday Neon. Tiro coloured men Walf cud up to the polls on tuesday and voted the straight democratic ticket saying that one demo cratic Friend was Worth a dozen Radical or Pori pcs. The Ken Oslo Telegraph says Par have leased a Large tract of land be tween thut City find la cinc and will shortly Contra Eccl mining operations on a Large scale Lizeh Iron Ore has been found in various spots in the Vicinity and an experienced mine business. Has charge of Tho por Frank Massy a in no and Selling prize pop Corn which he retails at the modest Sun of 5 cents each. Frank is an an orphan boy with that terrible uis , fastened upon him and dependent upon his own efforts for a living consequently All who patronize him will bestow their custom on a worthy lad. In March 1839, by Silas Peck Annj qua surveyed and plut ced May 21st, 1339, by a. W. Doolittle. Koc Uester. Levi Godfrey wits the first White settler in the town of Rochester. He Como into country on foot accompanied by John e. Wade and arrived in the fall of 1830. Lie was looking for a water Power and upon finding it it the present site of Roch Ester Villiage he made to claim on the West Side of Fox River. He built a shanty teen Square the first Structure erected for human habitation in the town and brought out his family to their future West Ern Home in is3g. Mrs. see a White woman during Tho first sir weeks she spent in her new residence her nearest pc Ingle neighbor at that time was mrs. Betsey Call at Call s Grove. G. W. Gamble Gilman Loyt Martin c. Whitman l. 0. Whitman and Mary Skinner came into Rochester in 1830, but general emigration to Tho town did not begin until 1s37. Philo Belden came in Juno of that year but remained Only a Short time returning to Rochester How june 1839, when he made it a permanent Home. The settlers of 1s3t, were George e. Duncan George Stebbins in rfcs son Benj. Flanders Alonzo Snow ship under bar Lett Conj. Bartlett thaddcus Earl g. W. Hoyt John Freelove David Fowler Philander Cole we. Cacir Ston Sola Whitman Joseph Clark Hor Ace Frost Patrick Lau Girin Suth War Ner Khynl Flanders and try stain 0. Loyt. How they go i another lot of the celebrated Doty i washers just received at full blood Shepherd have at the present time a few full blooded i Shepherd pups which i will dispose of. Price for sluts for dogs. W. A. Roberts. P. 0. Address Racine wis. Los of a they Washerwoman Are making thirty or forty dollars a week with them and not half work Whilo with the old slavish process they earned a scanty pittance. No rub Bing and no boiling we ice these machines Are used. They will free More White women from slavery than the War did niggers. They Are a great institution. It s surprising How they sell. I. 0, 0. Lodge no. 8, 1.0. 0. F., meets every tuesday evening at half past seven o clock Otheir on Wisconsin St., Between fourth and fifth cast Side. Star Encampment no. 4, meets in same place 1st and 3d thursdays each month. T. 0. 0. Mcdonald Lodge no. 137, Meta every thursday evening at o clock in Blake s Hall oth Street. Boot and shoe Stoke of main pc fourth Sis. Oils a full awol tent of the Bert a Cully. 156 Street Wail paper window a evades of Tho be treat patterns ice lamp worthless. There is any spectacle on Earth really painful to a sensitive Eye it is a frizzy dry and unkempt head of hair. This i not Only an Slov enness arid because wholly and since that indispensable As Barrett s hair Restiv Active has found its Way into the dress and be convinced of Jilji you Tiu re ilium a id. Lumen a women s and children s Wear. I. I1uvt.jvsi added to my already i.a11ce Stock the club ruled Dou by Sci Boot for Annj Comfort c. Ginly o Herald was in town a f the few Dors since1. To was on his return Home from a trip to Canada. He was in n Hur 17 to get Home Aud vote for Washburn and did not give us much time to inter the settlers of 1s3s, were Lorn cd an j meats. Everybody knows the nature of Castor Oil its objectionable feature being its its nauseous tarte and smell. This has cow been removed by or. Warinner s a romanized the result of Long and patient researches and a Peri Colony in not hero Wisconsin Nebraska. As an Experiment and to test this Region some fifteen icelanders mostly men have already gone to Detroit and Washington jail funds where Thev in tend to support themselves by fishing until they learn to farm. Room and boudoir of every lady and proposed to establish an ice gentleman Tho improvement in capillary adornment is truly wonderful. Every body desires a 6ne head of hair which is the chief attraction to Tho human form but among Tho numerous nostrums put up and palmed off As i Lair salvation and the like made from old fashioned Pla cd out dyes the great question with a l who arc seek ing 1 or i perfect and satisfactory skins of saving their hair is what preparation shall i this question easily settled by the fact that to bar rets was awarded n medal Over every other competitor at the new Hamp Shire state fair in 1sc6. For Sale by Workman Bros., and f. Ilar Bridie co. Of Iceland we hear but Little and speaking generally know still less. It seems however to be losing All value As an inhabitable country its Winters arc Browing colder its from being once u Timber d country it is j said that not a tree there. I c 0 t be e q l e a. Rendered destitute of Means of sustaining life and the danish government having Eon fruit a the Best in the sue fruit trl in Rucj in their to hero Jar. To guarantee every a no tobit it . Try us. J869-.fqr the holidays. --1870. Roggenbau Fixen Onrot mini. Entire Stock of Meri xes Empress alpacas and fancy Good of greatly reduced pric Esalio Laloge sick of Paisley Broche and Long if so Vajieh of fawns which Iro will ice at from 20 to 25 per cent. Lower Tolian heretofore. Our Stock of it Section Pil d la custom work. John Beck a sept. 1. I sols. Drews ii. S. I Hulburd i. 0. Parker Cal Vin Earl i billiard holy and mrs. Robert Adams who was one of Tho Pioneer women in the Western part of the country. In 39 Obed i Hulburd Elenzer Evrit Jacob l. Myers Jedediah Ileal j. For Sale by Workman Bros. It f. Liar Bridge it co. Grand eve., nov. Lith the hard anger violinist Christian Suckow will give n concert at Belle City near eco it is said if a puff of air were to to blown into a vein of an animal death would instantaneously follow because circulation would be stopped the blood rakes tic entire circuit of the human wily every seven minutes and whenever this circulation is impelled or and of i a channels Are clogged by impurities which ought to be curried of disease fever or a disease of liver or Iii news or Crofut or Lye Psia. To get at and re Ili Kox Abial Whitman Pinkston Wade be wil1 to by the renowned miss Lena Hirtreiter and or. Deal Nicovs. The violin played by this celebrated violinist a new instrument consisting of twelve strings and from All the popular notices to co in principal papers we judge the Well As when George was a boy and Luther Whitman g. M. Kichard to i Csc he was delicate Little fellow bin we cannot guess at his Rotun Dity now it is somewhere Between a tuve pipe and a -10 gallon barrel that s e. Ela and Henry Cady made their set lenient to in the town. William s. Loyt and f. I. Hoyt made their permanent it element in 1s40. William s. Hoyt was in Rochester in 37, but returned to ver Mont where be remained three yearn be fore Corning West to remain permanently. Or. Elenzer Everit purchased two Hun dred and forty acres of land at the land sales. There was a Taw Mill at Roches i to am Crick Al St discovery of Bones. The strange reports of the discovery of Bones of extinct races have been circulated and afterwards disproved. In Virginia Between Weldon and Garvs Barg some labourers arc said by the Virginia newspapers to have found a Catacomb of skeletons supposed Tbone of indians. The skulls Are nearly an Inch in thickness the Teeth filed very Sharp and the enamel perfect. Tho Bones were of great length and the stature of the men must have been eight or nine feet. Sharp Stone arrows Stone mortars and the bowls of pipes were also found. If these remains do not belong to a race of Cardiff giants they Are certainly most important discoveries. Attention company papers at store. We liar u Choice selection of the Best and newest i Tylus of Wall _ for i lie Spring Trade Gold " Satin papers Plak papers Brown All Chc in Good. Cull nod .162, main Street. Cassimeris and he Aicra com Pletsc and will behold atari Cox that defy Competition. Thearg at assortment 6fl body and tap Estir Tybee put of 6iuws carpets floor Giattina window shades fixtdiie3, our Taw and cd Itjin material it or Loop a inner full to a Allday. A Lirra of goods Carl its ftc., adv Una Mihld i to to Cir to on before Aurclia Finiff flu Fri Tucy Call Hod Best assorted Stock at the Loi Cesi Price. P. Made to order. Dress cloak making Lubratich. _ rvs t k s 0 k 3 o old St a n d j. Taming the spill Man had just married n second wife. On the Day after the wedding or. S. Remark i intend mrs. Spill Ian to enlarge my Dairy you mean our Dairy my replied mrs. Still Jan. Quoth to iroc my Dairy say our d Ira no my Dairy say our Dairy say Scran Nisi she seizing the poker. Aly Dairy my Dairy yelled the bus Hin self a becoming n. Great favorite among the people. The following is from j our Dairy our Dairy screamed the i the Boston Tolio something new under the Sun at least a .1 r i musical line ii the shape of the celebrated tar and preparatory to the Eric you of a j Norw Egill violinist Christian Suckow dwelling tin his farm he hauled two saw _ _ d Alifornia vinegar bitters. Or. 6t4w Quinlan got on something of n spree and while feeling glorious he took into his head to enter the House of c. , on the plunk mad at the end of and abuse his wife and Ahten his children. Or. D. Not being qty injun raised considerable of a abusing mrs. D. And taking by the shoulder saying if bbl was a he would smash her. For doing this using indecent language he was before Justice Janes and the verdict of and on brought ill a Chi amounting in All to leaving Cour room dear whiskey for teachers our Public schools hold their next in St Lutc at the High school building on of Liis from 0 a. M to j he principal subject for wl11 to several interest questions come up under this head question what arc to trying to teachers my How can we do it if time of the Board of others interested in do will also to considered to be missions. Is1 platters arc cordial Lud take part h. 0. Y invited a to Prin. Uigh school. Musical or november is As usual r logs to Mill and got them sawed into Lum ber., lie hauled tha lumber Back to his farm Cut Down some Trees for Corner posts and with this material to built hit shanty which constituted the first place of shelter and abode for himself his wife and two children in the wild Interior Region where be was destined to build up a Tine estate. The firs season that or. Evrit was on his farm to broke up fix acres upon which he sowed his first wheat which produced a Pood crop. To sold his first Load at Southport for and was paid for it in the currency of a Bank which he after wards discovered had failed two years be fore Levi Godfrey kept the first hotel in Rochester which was opened in 1837. It was at his log House in october 183g, that Tho celebrated god Fry Conven Tion was held. Delegates came from a Groat distance on horseback and staid with him two nights though it is said to this Day that some of those who left their Homes got lost in the wilderness and never found Godfry s Cabin. The Conven Tion evidently anticipated As a great event preparatory to it or. Godfry went to Skunk Grove and bought an of for beef with which to feed Tho delegates. Or. Gary was president of the convention its members slept i a their blankets on the floor at night and dreamed Over demo cratic resolutions As sweetly As if Pottawatomie indians wore not slumbering in an adjoining Camp. In Tho fall of 1s37, Martin Whitman Ivhon has just arrived Here from Europe lie plays on a violin with twelve strings four Are arranged the same As the Ordin Ary violin and the others arc of Fine steel wire tuned so to Accord with the four principal strings and the Peculiar effect produced a really charming. He comes highly recommended by european Jour nals and proposes to give it series of con certs As soon As As proper arrangements can be made. Commercial intelligence. Racine produce Market. 01tice of Racik county Argus. , nov Bur a 1 87.1. Tie following arc the cumin Price of Tho Vert Artic lob of produce Afi reported for i by Law ton bron., commit won Market Hyu Urr flourto.00.ga50 wheat so. 1 2j.lsnl.so 3l.llal.lfl 2osuao.ss began the improvement of a water Power on Muskego Creek. The present Rochester water Power was located and established by Philo Bol Den Timothy s. Green and Jeremiah i Ford in 1842. Bio non Tilv Tilis Tala. Dollars s k Vins of River at Rochester was built in Ira a. Rice and John t. Pulmer. A Tho Winter of ii. Water Man of Racine made a claim in behalf of himself Elias Smith Henry f. Cox Amaziah Stubbins and John Myers to the lands in Roo Heitur Village vast of Fox River and North of main Street and in 1839 and 40, they it will on emphasizing each word with a blow on Tho Back of her cringing lord. In the mrs Pillman retreated under the bed. In passing under the bedclothes his Liat was brushed he remained inor cover for several minutes waiting for a Lull in the storm. At last his wife saw him thrusting his head out at the foot of the bed much like a Turtle from its Shell. What Are you looking for exclaimed the lady. I was looking for our said her. Coat that has Marks of use upon it is a recommendation to people of sense and a hat with too smooth a Nap and too High a Lusta u n. Derogatory circumstance. Tho beet Coats in Broad Way Aro backs of Penni less broken Down merchants clerks with pitiful and men that Don t pay up. The heaviest Gold chains Dangle from the fobs of gamblers and gentleman of very limited Means costly ornaments on ladies jecs that Are Well open a silly Lover or a husband cramped for funds. And when a pretty woman goes by in a suit of Plain and neat a Parul it is a sign that she has fair expectations and a husband that can show a balance in his y. Times. One of the oddest questions Ever submitted to lawyers is now puzzling those of Hartford Conn. It seems that a Man who recently died there left a widow child less but expecting shortly to become a potato nor i Mother by his will he provided that if the expected child should promo to be a Bov two_thjrij8 of the property should go to him and one third to the widowed Mother. If however tha child proved to be a girl Only one third of the estate was to go to her and two thirds to the Mother. The result of course was awaited with an in Terest even greater than that usually be stowed upon such events. The. Result widow has become the Mother of and a girl. R Rye Barley no. 1 f.5a.go i3orn Leali 1 of Oil .50 lard Wool 5 l Timothy Uloet a Tjce sheep 0.00 dry silo calf skim Green. Woodli.so.ut.7s sheep Why is Miller go s. The bust place to but your boots and shoes because lie is Tine and heaviest dealer Jit the City because his Stock is Taliej Lajla est in the make selections to suit. Because his thorough acquaintance in the Market gives him the Best Opportunity to select from the manufacturers. Because his thorough knowledge As a Mechanic qualifies him to Mace Superior selections. Because he is the Best Mechanic and manufacturer in the West. Because he makes every thing from a ransack to around and from an infant s Boot to the finest Patent in ladies Wear particularly. Window shades. I i Gilt cloth shades coloured and pal he Sirbau _ Gilt figured Plain a snowy and Oreen Hollands and tic improved curtain flite run. Curtain nud cords for curtains picture tassels. 70 a wheat Mark proper. 13o main Street beef pork Packer and dealer to of meats game in its season. Ii Seitz and families on Niort a ouch ant on reasonable terrain. Imy son successors to Xaiv Tois Robil Earp dbaler3 and jodbk113 in paints. Oils Glass artists materials jbht7sjeles in Short to challenges All manufacturers and dealers in the West for Superior workmanship and cheap prices. Joe. Duller co., Market Square. The the american City not ices Toledo 0. A churn e pub Creek. To continued. Eviction Day Laaied off Gnu Inalle smooth for cot half i Many trunk to ind fight Occa ring of. To Thi citizens or members of engine co. No. 4, having determined to establish a Library in their Houie for the Benefit and improvement of the company take this method of soliciting Aid from All citizens who May be disposed to Aid them in their project. In asking for assistance they do not ask for Money but would gladly and thankfully accept any books containing useful and interesting Reading which May be donated to them. It is their intention make the Library an extensive institution in time but they Are not Able at present to. Purchase what they with for the Pur Pote. Books for the engine co Library can be left store of h. G. Winslor or will be called for any by in forming any member of the com. Where to Call com. J. Boas the lost Tho Birdi of Peru is one known As Perpina or lost for the an Indian girl while picking Balsam left her child alone in Forest and in her return to the place where she had left it Eho could not find it. Calling aloud its Pauich the Only reply she received was Tho singular Mournful note of this Bird which was from that denounced 11 the lost the legend , and might have been invented the land of who inns in the Vale a Rich old maid died recently at new ton new Hampshire who left property to the value of nearly she was All her lifetime getting ready to be married and had up 182 Beeti 63 corer Leti 50 27 Beds with 1120 ibs. Of a fi4 pillows 43 handkerchiefs the whole amount of her wearing apparel did not exceed ten dollars in ral Madison nov. Pair child has mat word that to clothing if needed for the Witco pin bored strict. American Caslier Price Slier saves Money and til c in div no bedded but co Toiny Milf in cull Iii pah Lac to Little few of Ilia in valuable qualities Ivy Niit Chine Yot licit ii Imit ated. Ii it Tojo smallest meal most Wruble Iti Orit in Willy opt nerd. A cell ill Tun a cart Lii wit i to thoroughly com Pix Hickl and Clicc timely it. A Liucc no to annoy Rio delay in it Al Way. K re tide. For of a i it la a per of tit liitle wonder 1 it u n miniature Dolpp More work of u bit incr Quitty than the mom. Laboi All ind costly. Oil half o All c in Ioria Rully a Jill d by lit and tha will louder by the old plan Filic us Boa we mtg the Lariat "blanket-.-. Lir cd a in a Worl. of any i inc from i to a Luce curtain or Cambric Ham kerchief Cru Nelly within the capacity of to dirt it car. In Filc cd to Anyu baud taken of Tel will. No matter How icon rooted a prejudice Llie moment i it tie Linic Lillne in its nil of Iti Cill Cacy and Utility Usu in lid and Pic Don blur mid Cir actor Atonic become tic fart for Amulf of tic Ime Hinc. We have with tend it Tnp fort i. Its Nam Crown Over All Olluf and Frorup who have thrown ii Alec Tho unwieldy thu Lufi Machii Itic which a Skaliy failed1 to accomplish the object promised in prominent and loud jowl clinic advert it Ernull 1 it an perfect a a Rinser for . The Price in other Paramount Iri Doce rent to been placed to Low that it la within the reach of cd or housekeeper Asid there in no article of Domeaux co Horny Fiat Wili the final investment so Toon. A Complete 07 lamps and chandeliers wit dior the next 60 Days Icil be so at very reduced Friges and in endless variety. Twi3ves, Mattie avg rope at s7ffjv of the big a Cmor insurance agent Republic and of Chicago american Centre . Louis is Western of Buffalo mul the Branch of the Globe fire and Marine insurance companies. Capital Stock Over for Job printing dec Nimox Goto tub office a Speich Cabinet furniture All that be for thin labor Saver fair trial. Wet l Onuiel Llulu Todo 1u work per factly. Poliac Tatj Ron Tut muted states a Franciscus jtoc3e id the United Ware 150 new a Kochy j. Harring ton established a grocery and prot Jion store on Tho Corner of Chippy and ninth it Yeti. Every article in this will by of As Good qual it he the Market affords and the proprietor pledge ther selves to satisfy custom Enni to Quality and Price. Good sold Ai Low Ai at any. Proy Ilion it Ora in the City Tor 55-8t j. J. t co. He Genera insurance Bun inc and he re nitccu1 Pii Kllc Patron honorable fair dealing with blk and prompt my equitable settlement of All just Elnira he represents. He if agent for the equitable ask Trarice soc ctr of and Wald be to applications for Idun Ronco mid in clo ing notice Lio Coald quietly find confidentially nil pc Mon in Terentee to look Well to the of a cd promptly Call on him before it it. Too ate. And they May of am thing to their id Taze. "3 can be eur Eubera in 1 i 111 Gilt and Rosewood always on a Cindy in diff and metallic gases on hand nud made to order. Mp3-Ly for Moin patches freckles and tan use Perry i Moth and. Freckle. Lotion tha Only reliable and. Harmless. Remedy for removing Brown from tha prepared Only by i a for pimple Crup Toni Black blotched on Perry i j 6oh by drug Gist 48-4m a acre co Xiy Lar Lobatz in t of Kurt wll and tedium but of cat or. De caked. Of rending and jiving an instrument in Cru Ikirt Lutol Lynnd testament of Oor sr., the Tow a of Dover in the Courtr of Dice and and Alivio the petition of Ropoc Santini Olney tint to tier Junei lately died instr moot in writing the and. Cir taunt of ceased Aid Bat lie the kind ii the identical pcrvon.-. J named and Appolo Ltd in and by said will and. Executor Llma and Placiti be appointed for proving Laid will. It dered that Taid will be proved before "ujlacoartou-1 -mi.lsin. Or a. A ten o clock of iat Day at the of county judge of Laid county in this City of Radii Taljit county. And ordered Tia t Public notice thereof Cony order for three Nucci Oilve of Nad hand

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