Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on February 28, 1887 · Page 1
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VOLUME 26. ALTOK. ILL., MONDAY EVENING, FEBRUARY 28, 1887. THK GREAT TINFAILHSO SPECIFIC Liver Disease SYMPTOM^ 1 Bitter or bad tasto in the T.* 11 *. 17 A V« i3 < nviutli; tommi) coated IM.V. ,—^,, furi,p*ln In . -r - n mlstakon tor ! eonr stomaoh, loan of appetite; . ,--. jnsftt.wuti'rurniih.nr Indication! fletul-ncy and acid urautut.lons; hnwi'lH ni- ternately onstlTe and liutj lioudnolio: loss pf memory, with a painful BHiipiitlon ui li ivlnif {*UB<J to do soninlitriK wliloli ou«ht to "linve been drain; debility; Inw spirits; a thick, yellow uppmranoo, of the skin anil eves: a :tse; the Orino IB d, II allowed to NUMBER 232. Simmons Liver Regulator Is generally nseii In tlio Booth" to arouse (he torpid live to a healthy notlou. It acts with axtruordinary effioucy on thn L iVER, KIDNEYS, and BOWELS. .' t Ul( sfrMtdrUAt BPEUiriO FOB Malaria. • UnpepiiU, Cotfstlimtlon, XUloiunoM «ck H Congress. WASHINGTON, Feb. 26— Senate — Mr. Allison, chairman of tbc appropriations commtitee, reported the condition of appropriation bills as Very backward and unfavorable. Mr. Ingalls, sworn in as President pro tern. Credentials of Reagan, Stewart and Bate presented. Debate on the cotiMilar and diplomatic appro- p-iatibn bill was productive of some ^ery uncomplimentary criticism of the Uni ed States foreign service. ' House— Senate amendments to the river and harbor bill non-concuned in/conference asked. , Naya! apprt.- pri tion bill amended and passed. The Republicans resorted to filibustering on the consular ami diplomatic appropriation I ill, and about midnight succeeded in journment .without',' progress being made. forcing hn ad- any'' legislative .„ . «ollo, Mental Depression, . Howel Complaint*, . Kto., Etc., «,tc. Endorsed by'thtfuMof soven millions of bot WOf, Bl The Best Family Mfedicine for Children, for Adu'ta.:»nd for the .Aged. SftfototHfee Inanyto dltlonol iheBysteml J. U Zeilln & Co., Phila, Pa • Sole 'proprietors. • Pr CB »1, . ] : mj>!8 mwf wkly iTtBDAIiVABIS, 1878, BAKlutl'S An Atlantic and Pacific passenger train was , wrecked near the Ti e Needles, Cal., and five lives lost. CHICAGO and St. Paul both reoon general Uumoraliz ition in east bound freight rales. Scalpers are said to have been supplied with large blocks ot un- Imited tickets to spc-cu'Rte on whun the nterstate obmmeroe l»w baconies j fOctive. • . ..Warranted abiolutely pur Cocoa, from which tho CJCMB of Oil hM-been removed. It tuu three tints tk« ttrngth -of Cocoa mixed wjth Starch, Arrowroot or Sugar, 'and U therefore far more ccoooml- CK\, anting Uis titan one cent a cup. It It delicious, nourishing, etrengthenlny, etulljr dlgnted, and admirably adapted for Invalids oa well as for p«r»on» In health. Sola by Orocem tnrjTitum. & CO,, Borcbester, Mass, Absolutely Pure. Tblo powder never varies. A marvel of purity, strength wlinlAsnmeneos. More eco- nouiloal than the ordinary kinds, and rannni he sold In competition with the multitude n' low test,short wp-ght. alilm nhnnpha'e now- dors. SOLD ONLY IN CANS. I10YAL BAKING i'OWDEH UO., 106 Wall St., N. Y. ^^_. JanSdwly SCOTT'S EMULSION We do not manufacture Lard, Candles, Butterlne, or any kindred truck; we do not first squeeze tho fat and oil out of our stock, and then convert .the:refuse Into a worthless tioap. We are not'near stock yards cr slaughter houses, buy no diseased or dead animals or refuse material. EILVEH SOAP la made of PDBE TAL- tow, by a clean process, and can bo used freely without danger of having' 'tha skin diseased or poisoned. . ,.'. ASK TOCB GROCER FOB IT. EMPIRE SOAP CO, ST. LOU IS. MO. W. Jb'. ENSJOIGEB, OF PURE GOD LIVER OIL M-! Plain and Decorative Paper Hanpi WORK PBOUPTLY ATTBHDKD TO A I LOWEBT TEUflS. Almost as Palatable as Milk. The only preparatlnn of COD -LITER OIL that , can be taken re*Ulls%Lnd tolerated for a king tine bj delicate stoumchi. AND AS A 11EMEPT FOIl COXSCTIPTIOIT. Sl'ltUKliUHS AKFKCTIONS, "ANAEMIA, CEK. EllAL 1IK11IL1TY, C«>U0118_'AN'pTlllt()AT' Al£ FECTIOAS, and nil fASTlMI PI80HPE1I8 OF ClilLDItKN It Is miip-elloag in 111 rftalta. ~~ ' iWcrlbcd and emlont J by tho beat PbyileUna In the countries of the world. f QR BALr «V ili URIIQOI8T8. EMPIRE MILLS, SKUONU HTltKKT (Near I'la.iu), ALTON, IL.1. FOB BALK ; Ground Oats, Ground Corn, Hay, Oats, Corn, •Corn Meal, Buckwheat Flour, Graham Flour.etc PBOliPTLY DKLIVEUED TO ANY PAKT Ot TUK CITY. M. WILKINSON. " • Iy7 dt( BHOP ON SECOND ST., NEAR ALTON. . . . BAUER, IJKAr.BU IN AND MANUyAOTOIlEK FURNITURE. SECOND STREET, Opp. City UftH, ALTON, MX. All kllidR of flne and oommo» farnltur" oouutantly on hund. AUo undprtiker, oto. on advwlliii nhwi '" Cluofo, w h 1 ft.'.:. IALL New and Beautiful Designs Just arrived and arriving for the Bpriug Trttdo. WINDOW GLASS i A Specialty, from Small to Largest Bizmt. At thfl f\<\ reliable I10U8K- DBUOBATJNO ostabl.oliinoiit NEFF & OBERMUELLER, Fourth, east of Bello at. (oblldSm 200 BAGS HIGGINH' FUREKA FINE SALT For Dairy and Table GH«, In'14, Ib. linen Haokouiid SO Ib," Huoka, for uule by J. A.RYRIE. •- LATEST NEWS. Fire. ..yesterday destroyed the opera .house and several , stores nt Marshall, Tex, A fire In the lumber distr'ct at Hannibal, Mo., destroyed $160,000 worth of property. Mrs. Josephine L. Fithinn, mother of Gen. J. O. Black, conmussiobcr of pen-ions, died at Danville, III., Saturday. Robert Bonner says Maud S. is not for sale, and that $300,000 would 1 be no huluceiWnt for him to part with hut 1 . The Mayflower is preparing to contest with thu British yacht Arrow for the Queen's cup, held by the Arrow since 1852. There was a conviction^ Saturday, for violating the oleomargarine s law atS rmgneld, IIL, the violator ig nearly 8SOO worse off. R. D. Lanca8ter v Cof St. i.Lbuis, has sued Congressman Glover for $150,000, for recent. u'.terai'ces concerning his character. Committees have b«en appointed; and the work; of preparation for: theG. A. R. encampment in St.Louis is rapidly taking: shape. Secretary Bayard is suffering from a duplication of ofHuial trouble. The Senate wants all'the correspondence in the Cutting- case. Robert Nelson, master workman of District Assembly 24, Knights :' of Labor, has been nominated for Mayor of Ch cago by the United • Labor party. M . Chevreul, the eminent French: chemist, now 101 years old, attends' meetings of ttye French Academy: and takes an active share in the pro-; ceedings. Rev. M Baxter, of .England, who claims prophetic powers, predicts that France is about to conquer Germany and that the millennium will begin in 1900. A Pennsylvania Dutch farmer died recently and $35,000 in coin and banknotes were found stowed away in odd places about the house in old tin cans and coffee pots. Capt. !• ri(!sson, the inventor, is 83 years old, but still vigorous enough to work twelve hours a day. He is so devoted to the tasks he has set himself that he receives no visitors at all. A son of W. H. English, of Indianapolis, Democratic candidate for Vice President in 1880, was arrested as he was about to sail for Europe, Sattir.iay,on a charge highly scandalous and criminal, the complainant being an Indianapoliswidow, Mrs. Case. Six boys were killed by a railroad collision near Easton, Pa., Satu day. They were walking along a railroad track in a snowstorm and stepped on to another track to avoid a coal train and were run over by 'an approaching express train that they did not notice. Regularly organized bicycle corps are now attached to the French army, and in recent maneuvers they have done all such woik as. carrying orders and dis, atches, and clone it with more speed and punctuality than mounted troopers. The inventor of the playful abomination, the chestnut bell, has vainly endeavored to get an addenda patented. In the new arrangement when the bell is struck a miniature rat runs across the breast of the wearer and stops in full view of thu victim. To make it more effective the word "rats" is inscribed on tho rat. ibis way too much for the olHcial stomach to bear and it will remain open to infringement. There is some satisfaction in having at last an official statement of the cause of the recent White River Junction railroad accident in Vermont, in wuich so many lives were lost under ci''i unbalances so harrowing. 'Ihe Vermont railroad commissioners, after a careful investigation. find that it, was not a broken journal of a Pullman car that was originally to lilame, but a broken rail, which, on being ,- un OVC r, flew up and struck ihe journal and broke It, thus letting clown the car and leading to thu wreck of the train. Had the defective rail been anywhere clue th in on the approach to the bridge, the acci- duut would have bu. n a luss serious affair. It was the piqoipitatiou • f the cars, one after another, over tho bridge on tho frozen river, sixty fuet below, and tho burning of the wreck from the fire in tho stoves that it so tragic and mournful. AH a toilet artlolo, Ayor'n Huir Vigor stand* unnvalud. l> oloanHuH Hm soitlp am! ri'inuvua diindrutf, CUCOB Itch humora, roHtoruaihu original color faded !. uuU gray hair, uud promotes growth. dw Iw to The Art of MlniV-llending. Sebatitinn George, theiunnteur "miiul reiuler," in u letter . tu' the Boston Herald, doBcrlijiiig his remarkable gift, gives th<! following aa liis theory as to now iiiind-rotuUng is aoooinplishtHl: When iny stibjoct SCK>H un object it is not the eye that ne«B, but th« brain, using tho aye on a wmdnotor. The more vividly anything is pictured before the eye the greater thn tremor of the brain, nnd lie jnore certain tho mind of its object Tho tremor established In my etibjoet'e brain tntvels throughout the Bystem, and would evidently go out into the atmosphere, or ether, perhapa to influence things we knpw nothing of, but here the, miud- i-etMler stops in and receives the electric current (for this I believe it is) into his nerves, it travels to his brain, and there again tho object is reproduced. With me it is certainly very dim, but the real object is pictured there, and I see with another's eyed. Then, witl»- out contact, I ; receive the tremor through,' the conducting, :cther, and when my nerves ;aro in their most Susceptible, niood, or on ;a par with: m y subject's, Tiwould bo juBtrnsrsure of success. There; is Uo • supernatural, power about-'it whatever; ; it : is but a plain, comraon^eiiBe thing, which, .'. however, we cftn;not quite ifathoni. .If ft'peraon is not looking at an object, but making a! mental pictvire of it; of courte the • idea •,•gathered by ; the thpughtrrevealer is not so distinct ;ns when his eyes are fixed npon it, as a natural consequonco. When an'object is.hidden, there ie double, worki to do if the mind-render has had! no' previous knowledge of what th« .atticle is to bo. : • Lincoln's Father's Arithmetic. Mr. William G. Greene, an early friend of Mr. Lincoln, relates that in 1836 he was .going to' kentucky, and "at the request of Abe Lincoln: I carried a letter to his -father, who lived in. Coles county, Illinois, at the head of the : 'Ainbraw' river. When I got to .the place the old .man's hoti.se looked so small and humble that I felt embarrassed until he rrccivc'd me with much heartiness, telling me what a handy .house he had and how conveniently it was arranged. It was a log house, and some of tho logs stuck out two or three fe«t from the wall at the corners. Ho said that he could dress his deer as he killed them, and hang them on the projecting logs, and could tie his horse to them. The old man inquired how-his sou was getting along. He said Abo was a good boy, but ho was afraid he would never amount to much; he hod taken a notion to study law, und those men were generally 'eddicated' to do wrong. 'Hero now,' he said, 'I cannot read or write a bit; but I cuu beat lauy book- kee.'xsr I over -saw at making my accounts so easy and .simple tbat anybody can .understand .them, just bv taking my forefinger-and rubbing out that bluck mark.' In the little cabiu where he was living, tho joists were about seven feet from the Jioor, nnd were of course unfinished, The olil man had taken a firo-coal .and drawn four black marks on the f two of a joist, something like the four bars of music. He then explained that he had been 'tending mill' for a man down the river; and whon ho sold a customer u peck of meal ho simply reached up and drew his .finger.. through tho lower lim;. For two peeks ho nibbed ft hole through two of the .lines, for throe pecks throe linos, and for a bushel four line.8 were erased. .Ho put .a mark to indicate tho customer right over his dues. 'The simplest thing in the world,' said ho, and added: -If Abe don't fool away all his timo ou books he may make • something yot.'"— lirownc's "JSvcry-Day Life of Abraham Lincoln " I am going to consolidate my two establishments, and have to make room for new goods.and offermy entire stock, from now until March 1st, at Prices i ELQW Everything must go to save coat of moving and storing* Table-ware, Cutlery, Stovea, Hardware, Tinware, Granite-ware, Locks, Springs, and eve- lything kept in any hard- ; ware store, A 11 these ' and were bought before the recent advance In ipricefc; To those contemplating building this spring, I offer 1,000 KEGS OF STEEL NAE.8! at factory Prices. Rememeber the places: f "' ' - . ' 119-121 SECOND STREET, AND 115 THIRD STREET.' rhis is no catch-penny humbug sale of old andwora-ontBtpok, but a bana fide reduction solely to save expense * of moving or storing. Call at Onco and Secure Bargains! WM. SI EM. HI. Hardware and Farm HKADQUAKTER8FOR THE ICO Doses One Dollar. ITood's Sarsaparilla la the ouly medicine of which this can bo truly saldj and it la an unanswerable argument as to the strength and positive economy of tills groat medicine. Hood's B.-usaparllla Is made of roots, herbs, barks, eto <ong and favorably known for their power u purifying the blood i and In combination, proportion, and process, Hood's Sarsaparllla is peculiar to <(»e//. "For economy and comfort wo use Hood'i Sarsaparllla." Mns. C. BRBWSTEU, Buffalo. "Hood's Sarsaparllla takes lest time and Quantity to show Its eUeot than any other preparation I ever heard of. I would not be without U In the house." Mng. C. A. M. HOBBARD, North Chill, M. Y. 100 Data One Dollar Hood'i Sariiparllla cures scrofula, > salt rheum, all humors, bolls, pimples, gonaial dc- blllty, dyspepsia, blUousnoss, sick btadacho. catarrh, rheumatism, kldnoy and illver com* plaints, and all directions cauppd/W Impure blood or low condition of the (ystoi'p. i.Jrrr It. "I was severely anile tod ^'1 th sorof ola, and for over a year had iwo rVfltjin'^forciJ''^ my uock. I took (Ivo bottles of Xlpnd'n.'wwip^- rllla, nnd consider myself entirely(ourod." 0, K. J.OVEJOT, Lowell, Mass. ;",' ; "Hood's Sarsaparllla did mo an 'irnme.n.'ie amount of good. My whole system has been built up and strengthened, my digestion Improved, and my head relieved of tlio bad feel- Ing. I consider It tlio best medicine I havo ever used, and should not know liow to do without It." iUnv L. !'I:ELE, Salem, Mats. Hood's Sareaparilla Bold by all drucsUts. Jl; six for f5, Made tmly by 0.1. HOOD St CO., Lowell, Mass IQO Doses Ono Dollar. Best Buggy in the World. In the city, at hard times prices, sold pn weekly and monthly payments. Agents for the . {i Three-Cone Perfection Burners and Stand Laijips, FINE HAMGliVG LAMPS, $1.75, .$2, $2f»0, $4, $(3.50, $7.50 to.,$10. Heiul quarters for EUPION and CARMINE BURMNG OILS. SIGN AL OIL, ENGINE and CYLINDER OILS. Cistern, Weil and Stock Pumps. Preptiiftd Paints, ready for use. See our $10 Buggy Harness. Call and get our prices and you will save money. Cor. Second and State Sts., ALTON, ILL THE BEST ON EARTH! BOSS FILLED WATCHES, ;From $18 to $50. Warranted 20 Years. ' —-:— ' ;• GUNS, : roylMwly /•' /

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