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Sterling Standard (Newspaper) - January 30, 1890, Sterling, Illinois BIGHT ILLINOIS JANUARY Heavjr it bard STERLING TtftriMfeAY 60Q70 16B17 Hye V Uve S BO Morrta Bnn 09 760 TVbbl 1 00 HlDM0 8K EVERYBODY KNOWS MOSES DILLON the principal stock of LUMBER Attempted About 4 oclock Building SEWER DRAIN ID Whlteside PAID von Oxalaa I have large stock ot very nloe three and four 7earold APPIiB areof such varieties as do well In this vicinity and are very Among them are tho Eoman and Whitneys 80 and Marlannaand OHBUBIllBEarly Hlobmond and JBng Ush Bard Ma the first of November aa attempted to commit by poiMDtng her room over Wiiigs Btons on West Third The circumstances attending the un fortunate affair appear to be about M follows The latter part of October hurt an wellappearing roan appeared in this city with a gang of railroad jrork and registered at the Wallace House aa Jake After a week or two be borrowed a few from the proprietor of the and sent to Chicago for his who ftrrited a ot two was soon but of the Job of work at which he and for which be was not and during the bal ance of his stay here did ex cept canvas for the sale of a He claimed to be a physician from the east and showed some familiarity with He was able to pay but little ots his board and two weeks ago his landlord Insisted Upon having some which Sheplln promised to ob tain in a day or Meantime his wife had employment with of the Fair as nurse to his who was and is Oh Wednesday of last during his wifes absence from the Bhep lln TeweTryretdrand leavftg her utterly and with a big board bill to meet Sheplln secured lodgings with her employers but the Wallace House people refused reudor her trunk or clothing unless the bill for board was not allowing her even a change of She fully expected to hear from her but as tbe days went by andno letters she grew and on at four having previ ously written several one of which was endorsed to be opened aft er my she swallowed an ounce of tincture of aconite which she had purchased the previous Friday at Reef ers drug Her moans soon brought tbe family to her who hastily summoned and later The physicians soon discovered the vial which had contained the concealed on her antidotes were applied andahe rode th gofet last Monday As this was the time set to take a vote on changing the that question came up and it was voted to change the nights of meeting to the second and fourth Saturday nlghta of the instead of the Monday Commander Bayllss appointed the following standing committees Be and Fenrose and Jacob Eisele and Conference committee with Past Dillon and The committee appointed to solicit aid forthe Dakota sufferers was dis charged and a resolution was passed by the Post thanking the committee for their labors and especially the the Comrades John and Sturtz received special thanks for their labor In collecting the donations and hauling them to Commaneor of the Tampl co was present and made a little talk to the Every comrade whose name has been dropped for nonpayment of should scratch around and clear him self up on the books of the cause the roster of the Post be placed in a little copper box and this is to be deposited In the corner stone of our Soldiers The Post in Dakota to Whom the re lief supplies were forwarded some time sent the following handsome ac knowledgement Bourn January S TheComrades of Will Robinson Department of and the citizens of the City of have generously do nated to the Post a carload of provisions and clothing to be dis tributed among the comrades of FhlL Sheridan Post and the needy veter ans In this county Department of South That we tender tothe com rades of mil Robinson Post and the citizens of our kindest and trust tue aid so generously extended will be fuUy appreciated by the comrades of this and be the means of cementing still stronger the ties that bind together the defenders of the old That this act of kindness Or and eight varieties of APPIE each 93 per dozen 915 per 88 trees at 100 QOIKG AT BEDROCK PRICES I In order to make room tor a stock ot fancy A representative the STANDARD rfaajtteeag trip to uttftrgrghfeorcir the north last and although tbe day selected for the trip waa one of the coldest of the fttid notwith standing the fact that only a few hours were spent in this cosy little yet so many changes and improvements were noted that we are constrained to speak of Barker Allison still operate the livery stable near the Walters but at the hotel new meet a boarding house near the is now proprietress of the Walters and evidently knows boWr to operate it suc Any we found a tidy in which was a roaring fire flowers bloomed in the a cage of canaries made music in the and when we performed our we were supplied with warm luxury not always found in a country the dinner was and well At the Free Press office we found things inside In other we struck It just as Moscrip was letting go in order that Dlcufl could take has operated the Free Press for nearly a year and has done fairly well with but the pro prietor of a country paper should be a make a This Is just what Dlcus We like the cut of his jib and venture the prediction that he will make a success of the Free FLORENCE HAMILTON I NEXT 15 FOR THE NEXT 15 DAYS SELL Bonnets and Milliners Novelties Reffurdless of cost Now Is your Call and See our Fancy Comer Third Street and First RUBBER RUBBER STAMPS of any kind to JAPANESE Lanterns and Colored in any at 309 Locust 309 r Ju THE HUBBARO WAMUFACrO BY Duripff abMttoe will ail all Frank Coohran OH waa with difficulty pulled On opening the letter referred it was found that she had ranaway from homtf and married Sheplln in opposi tion to her familys The let ter directed that her body flhoojd be embalmed and forwarded to her broth er In Massachusetts whom It waa claimed i8awealthy nent intelligent1 welleducated little about twenty eight years and evidently belongs to a good She now regrets her attempt at and ex presses the determination to goto work as Boon as able andearnfunds sufficient to take her to her former home in She still expresses faith in her recreant A number of chari tably inclined gentlemen raised a fund sufficient to redeem her and suitable employment will be furnished her when she is again able to begin the battle of Her husband is evi dently a deep dyed and should he return he would find the weather exceedingly An Appeal For Dakota EDITOR news from South Dakota pub lished Monday and Tuesday and Wed nesday In the Chicago shows a state of destitution there that is de An almost total loss of crops from drouth leaves the people without food or clothing sufficient to keep them and entire absence of oats and hay is starv ing their cattle and See Nora Marks letter in each days Chic ago Mellette and other State officers are in Minneapolis trying to obtain money to assist in tiding over their but the destitution coven several counties and their animals are now reported We have no organization hereto act in this Our generous farmers if properly ap pealed to would BOOB respond with lib eral contributions and alleviate some of the sufferings of their Dakota breth The only farmer I saw of says I will give two tons of hay and my neighbor Book will press it and I presume all my neighbors will contribute either corn or oats as soon as they know when to deliver and are advised of the destitution pre vailing in South I will men tion this to what Is wanted is to meet and organize all the people with in a miua of five or ten appoint committees in every direction to It will not be long before we would start one or more can daily on the where they would prevent further Our large hearted farmers will do their part and do It liberally Uf we can only get an organisation soabey caa work and pull X write this especially to receive com wunieatious from ali our farmer to team when tbey will respond call for public ana I etipeo islly request that every ose who ass anything to consider niui a special committee to not at ones gad ascertain what can be got from tbe Hay must be com and can come in buCf he will pwide OATS and deliver it free at point en their lines in to reed utxv viAin nui on the partortBerciBmTadeslirSterllng and the citizens will be grate fully remembered us all in this time of our while they are person all strangers to they have proven by this act of kindnesss to be not only com but brothers and friends help Ing when help Is they have shown by this bow grand and uni versal Is the feeling among the Boys who wore the to remember those at the County Court Boom In at tbe April on the AfonAiy 4prtt at which time all persona having claims ralnut said estate are notified and requested to for the purpose ot having the tuunead All persons Indebted to said estate fire requested to make Immediate payment to the Dated UilK 23d day of NKLUK HAHAUAN ft 4w3 Adjutant Rock Falls Armstrong departs on his usual spring mlssi onary tour among the next Bush looks like hed been sent tor and couldnt Tis hi Tbj he and we are forced to admit that there Is quite a respecta ble sprinkling of are growing bolder in tblr talk Bad cess to Robert like the immortal still signs his name wioh is and smiles sardonically as the days roll by and no commission arrives for his Twas ever Ellworth Roland Is slightly on account of the changes in the does not rally as rapidly as he otherwise Scott has treated success fully nearly 400 cases of the fashionable and hisofflce is crowded The protracted meetings at the church continue with unabated inter Bales Is now fighting Satans hosts single and with gratify ing There have been forty seekers or religion thus and some twentyfive have professed Our city dads meet next Monday Wallace the mail who was by a smash on the bridge last is Im and hopes to be out next John Da via horse frightened in front of Blckfords drug store last Tues day wheeled smashing the buggy throwing Davis against a hitching post with such force as to cause painful and render her It is feared she is in jured internally Antho ny is attending The evening meetings at the Congre gational church continue throughout ibis Great interest is manifest and the attendance is There is a bad case of spell on one of the temporary signer displayed by one of our A chap in the second ward willget his filled with shot one of these nice if he dont stop stealing neighbors A hint to the La grippe is being succeeded by an equal number of kidney and liver Frey Is quite ill and under the Doctor of Biokfords drug has gone east to visit a sick The extenders have brought suit to ascertain whether they are in or out oar little and Deputy Sheriff Drake served the papers on the city of ficials Friday The come up at the February term of Smith went to Chicago last week to arrange for holding the worlds fair in Bock If you want to know the definition of the word just ask the of Bouth and Brooks tumbles Uncle Sam a bags about while Mann is laid frank Herrmann U putting up lota ol out he comes over onto our side of the drink to do But thats ail everything is better here any Our old friend Olmstead was found bUsy as selling hardware and but he paused long enough to give us the Mllledgevllle grip and to assure us that we were like all other newspaper profound and irre deemable Then ho set up the cigars and told us what permanent im provements have been made since our last Among them are a neat and well built cos ting last autumn by the Progressive Dunk A new brick residence built by which coat A dwelling by which is one of in the city and cost Compton has also just com pleted an elegant Bush man and there are several other new less that have been erected the past Wolfe Green wait are still on deck at the old and are doing a lively business during a very dull sea Both these gentlemen appear to have learned a secret that few business men that geniality jmd and yet bring thebiggest return of any com L Evans grip la not of the new fangled and his welcome is al ways He is selling slathers of lumber and and upon inquiry as that hesellFtbT latter article about twenty cheaper than we say for it here in Ster Why Because he is farther from Chicago and has no opposition If you dont understand the logic of ask the fellow who the still sup plies the boys with change when they need and his bank is one of the In dispensable institutions of the Carr has closed out his busi and gone to the has sold out hla business to parties from Fores who have token Mllledgeville and vicinity has its share of the fashionable la and the doctors faces are wreathed in perpetual It Is not in dangerous who now resides in old will remove to the new town in the He anticipates lots of building the enduing and consequently a rush of work in his par ticular llelger of oper ate a branch house and have done a big business in dressing Jones is doing a rattling trade and has great confidence In the future of his At Knapp Livingoods we found the firm but business Lack of time prevented our calling upon a host of other but we promise ourselves another visit in tbe near when every acquaintance we have in old Wysox shall be f va nished the opportunity to hand us one hundred and fifty cents fiftytwo copies of the paper published for tbe people now on earth CapC the of the Ster ling Water denies most emphatical ly that his company has been pumping water from the as alleged by number of His explana tion of the riley condition of th water is this The bottom of the stand and the service pipes have be partially filled with which sediment came partly from th well when the water was and par tly from the when connection waa made therewith at the time of th Manahan That there is probabl two feet of setinga in the bottom o the the water in which was allowed to get too low last i hence this sediment was stirred up Capt also informs us that the con sumption of water la pe day more now than it was one year There is evidence of a largely increased demand tbe coming and henoa the company bat arranged to sink another well at once This he claims they will be in shape town twice the aisa of Charming Young BopportBd by Bartley McCullums WILL BE AT THE Aceidemy of ALt SKXT ximnienclDg WITH A MATINEE I it ani Para Property ail Lacds for ATURDAY Afternoon at for Ijtdles and WlthTlresento for the Good Compmnr Ne1r Bonnl Plftyst Wkrdroboil f Admltiion 20 and 30 Administrators Batate ot UTRA The undersigned having been appointed Ad ilnlstratrix of the estate of Lura late of the County of Bliifr Wblteslde and ot hereby gives notice mt she appear before the County Court of Executors Estate of HIRAM nndemlgned haying been appointed Elec tor of the tost will and testament of Hiram late of the County of Whltoslde and tate of hereby notice mt be will appear before tlie County Court of Whlteslde at the County Court Room In at the March of laid on the IVrti in ISarch at which time all persons having claims against said estate are and requested to Send for the purpose of baring the same ad All persona Indebted to said estate are equested to make Immediate payment to the Dated this 13th day of IX 3W3 Tbe partnership heretofore existing between Woodard and also parroll Is this day dissolved by mutual lie business will hereafter be conducted by the who assume all liabilities and to whom all outstanding accounts should be 6W3 WOODAHD Public rented my I will offer for sale at he residence ot William In tlio town of Lee 2H miles south ot Nelson 6 miles east ot on he following Personal 19 head ot consisting o 1 8 years old 2 6 years old 1 s ears old 1 years ears old t 2 years old 3 In I years old 1 In 6 years old 2 4 years one In foal 1 S years 05 heaa of consisting ot many of which will be fresli at time of sale 3 4 years old 1 2 HteersrcomlnrJ years Id 12 2years old 10 coming 2 years old 40 HHOATSj 60 mostly In 300 bushels SEED WHEAT IBM CORN n crib 300 bushels and Beauty of Hebron SEED CORN 76 tons HAY In KAKM fMPLEMENTSKeystone Dlso Har row Keystone Hay Loader newUtoot Seeder old TERMS OF aim All sums of Sand cash on sums over bat amount a credit of 10 months will be on approved Interest If paid at maturity If not so 8 per cent will be charged from date of Property to be set ledfor before par Sale to commence at 10 junch at WILLIAM SOL 4W2 Public The undersigned will sell at at the farm ot Gait near Gait miles west of sale to commence at 1 the following Personal Property 1Q head of pair of gray In foal 1 gray Gelding years old next spring l Day Hare 1 gray Mare coming bt well broken to single harness l sorrel and t bead of Milch Cows 7 Heifers In coming 2 years old i 1 Bull 7 Calves of IB88 B ot them Most of the Cows and heifers are grade Holsteln and The Bull Is of the same FABM Road Cart Double built by Hess Top Bugw i Democrat and 2 Lumber Wagons Ulelgb Min neapolis Standard In perfect orderrEu mfrHftlHI QWTUOt l A KkUW i Ing Plow 4 Stable Plows i Drags 2 Corn Plows Grain Cradle Hand Corn bBeller Keystone Corn Planter Baworth Check Bower and 80 rods ol wire Also 2 sets Double Harness Single Harness Side Saddle and good as TERMS OF AH sums of 6 and cash on sums over ten months1 credit wUU be glveu by purcha ser giving note with approved If not paid when 8 per cent will be charged from Mo property can be removed until Should tbe day be the sale will BOL FRANK Public The undersigned will sell at Public at his 6 miles north oi aiid 2H miles southeast of on Conimeacloa M the following Per apual rropertyi H head of WOKK consisting of Brood Mare 6 years In foal 1 Mare B yean la ft one single driver Hare 4 years In foal 1 Gtildbur year old I two ers V of DUc of consisting of 9 Mllet 6 twoyearold Hcl i Yearling J ooiialattugof IS good iuahelBCOBS In mPLEMKNTiOas now ow IFlylns Dutchman BMIni Plow new wwto Wow S Drags liHort Goruwa I Qorhaui Cultivator with OOHMtalfc Cutter auichmenti I Wagon Mower ft k4 oJ Oew ouawrous oUiss TKBM8 OJra All sums ot tg and cash oni that amount a months will QU approved u a wrt so without tntareet If per seat lu fwrpertyto iwwttted PRANK Real Estate for Call and see what we tr Office at PhiUp MILLEDQEVILIE FEED OF ALt KINDS AT LEW 3d Stall tnd 24 FURNISHINGS Whlen ft fitteroan era Stylish and T3LAMU CAS AHD STEAM Keeps Wood Iron Repairing Pfomptty WILL TAKB DOWN Work Fair Amtrtau Exprws Diaries Calendar Pads Blank AND School Supplies BATES CON ANTS The Senate may not confirm the appointf ment of John Clark as Collector the PbrtFof Ghicagoi biitrthe Senate of Public Opinion has the tablishment of as the principal one of its kind in this 1 REAL Bargains along the Street Oar Summit Place and Fine Farm cheaper than wild Houaoa abd Lots below cost of Several Farms in Whiteside Fine Store Buildings in Sterling and Rock Numerous Houses in both Several Fruit and Vegetable Gardens on both sides of Fine Improved Farms in Saveral Fine Farms ifl KaasM Several to Bterltug Wad Stocks of Qooda aad Money to Loan In Large or ;