Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on April 12, 1887 · Page 1
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VOLUME 26. ALTQff. ILL., TUESDAY EVENING, APKIL 12,. 1887. NtTMBEfl The importance of purifying the blood cannot bo overestimated, for without pure blood you canRpt enjoy gooij health. At this season nearly every ono needs a good medicine to purify, vitalize, and enrich the blood, and wo ask you to try Hood's p£>r>nliat* Barsaparllln. It strengthens rouuilCU aml jjunda up tho creates an appetite, and tones tho digestion, while Ut, eradicates disease. The peculiar combination, proportion, and preparation of the vegetable remedies used give to Hood's Sarsaparllla peeul- "Prt ItetJf iar curative powers. No ' O I156IT other medlclnehasBUch arecordot wonderful cures. It you have made : up your mind to buy Hood's Sarsaparllla do not bo induced to take: any other Instead. ( It Is, a Peculiar Medicine, and is worthy your confidence. Hood's Barsaparllla is sold by all druggists. Prepared by 0. 1. Hood & Co,, Lowell, Mass. IOO Doses One Dollar ANNUAL -AT- AJ/TON. Of the male pupils in all the Booms giving monthly reports of the Alton Public Schools, one from each room, that, can show a record for the best Deportment, Scholarship, &c., certified to by the' Teacher and endorsed by the Superintendent, from the first ef the present month to the end of present term, shall receive from W. A. HILDKBRAND a $2 Hat or a $2 pair of Shoes, or their equivalent in cash, 10 per cent off ($1.80), optional Tvittr the party. One prize to each pf'•' the following schools: The Brother's School, the German Catholic and the Lutheran. The Teachers' certificate will suffice. And the ono mule pupil of the Public Schools of Alton that can show tho best record, (certified/to and endorsed as above) for Deportment, Scholarship, &c., from September last to the end of the present term in June next shall have as a grand prize a $10 Suit, or its equivalent (10 per cent. off,$9) in cash. , 8©»Awards of prizes will be made on ^presentation of the proper certificate ahjp time before July 2d next, after which date this promise stands 'Void.'' ' ; ' ;•<•>•..-.••.•. . [Signed,] W. A. IIILDEBRAND. Lucas Pfeittenberger ARCHITECT, GENERAL BUPEBINTENDENT AND MECHANICAL DRAUGHTSMAN, Office on Third nt.,one door west ' of Plnea* third floor, < How to Hnuoino Some good tilings arc iuinril now and •then.in-tho olovntod rallroatl> cars, and tKoi advice of a noted, physician ;to, a young iiian who complained, of nervousness, lossiof ,yisipn,-night sweats, and a. pqor. appetite, the other morning, which was overheard ity a reporter, is one of thouij "Throw away your cigarettes and .eat ^l good bowl of mush and milk for your breakfast," said the learned doctor, "and you will not need any medicine. Indian corn is essentially an American institution. As the staple food of 'our daddies' it can really bo said to have helped to lay. tho. founda- tion'of-this groat republic.'.With its product, tho hog, it was in the not very remote past, almost the solo food supply of the rural .districts, and the dishes that can be prepared from its various forms are of much greater variety than can bo prepared from wheat. Like Sambo's rabbit, it is good to roast, to bake, or to boil, and can bo fermented and turned into whisky, but its stimulating qualities are best procured by making it into a mush. It contains a large amount of nitrogen, has qualities anti-constipating, and is easily assimilated. Though originally the'poori man's food, it has .come to be the rich man's luxury. ;, It- • is cheap and :has great nutritive properties. A course of Indian meal in the shape of johnnycake, hoe-cake, corn, or, pone-bread and mush, relieved by copious draughts of pure cows' milk, to rwhich, if inclined to dyspepsia, a little lirhe.water may be added, will make.a^life-,now a burden well worth tlie.iiving.-.and you need no other • treatment'to correct your nervousness, brighten your vision, and give .sweet and peaceful sleep."— York Mail and Express. Absolutely Thin powder never" 'vartea. A marvel ol purity,' strength wholoBomonees. More economical than tho ordinary kinds, and cfcnnot bo sold in competition with' tho mu low tost, short weight, Rlnin multitude oi Hate pow- B ' JanSdwly REAL ESTATE FOR SALE, BEAD LIST OF BARGAINS —AT— C. A, Schlueter's Agency, totf Sale, cheap, cor. of 7th and Alton sts.; frame dwelling,} rooms and collar, rents lor ? 10 per month. For Solo or Kxohangoe—100 acres, 86 In cultivation, 2K miles northeast of Fostorburg, at a bargain. For sale—Five-room brick house, story and a half, corner Eighth and Mechanic street. Can bo had at a bargain. Good (property to runt. '• One 6-room now house, with cellar, cistern and coal house, Lot 60 by 110 on l)th and Marketsts. , ' , For sale—ono 8-room house andjonc 3-roora house, 9th and Market sts. Lot 60 by 110; good cistern and coal house, at a bargain. For sale—16 acres In North Alton with good orchard, barn and plenty of water. For sale—600 acres improved farm with good house and stables In Wopdson county, Kansuti. H. K. runs across from' Fort Scott to Wichita, 6 miles from county seat, For sale—76 aorns partly bottom land, improved farm, near Uorsoy, with plenty of good buildings on same. ' ' For sale—10 pieces of valuable property with good houses, in this city. -, For sale or exchange—A nice little cottage In Betliultoi with plenty of ground, stable and good water on promises. For salo or exchange—Two sections of ll.li. timber land In So. Missouri, 150 miles from St. Louis on tho Iron Mountain It. 11., at a bargain, ; For sale or exchange, 3 acres ot ground on Main St., adjoining Mayor.Oopplugor'a on tho east. ' BQ For salo or exchange—6 sections of prulrlo laud in Crocket county, Texas. Will sell ghaap. Suitable for any funning purposes. Three acres adjoining Or.ltoborts on north. Five lota on Dry at,, adJulnlng/Tnomas Diggins' residence on the oust. Ono and u half lota In Huwloy's addition, Ono and a half lots In fiholly's addition. Any of tho above property oan bo bought at a bargain. I also represent the Buffalo German Fire Insurance Co., Buffalo, N. Y., one of the heat companies in the U. S- And other good Companies in addition. G. A, SCHLUETER, Office) in my New Building, oil Second street • • • • ' , • * * *> inoliHdw William.MaviB, aged 26, and his mother were drowned near Bny City, Mich.^Saturday night* ; » 5 , ^ | A disastrous explosion occurred in nitro-glycerine factory at Freiberg. Saxony,.Saturday,, the killed and injured numbering thirteen., < ; •David Hoffman, Of Nebraska City, Neb., has been' sentenced to : death for wrecking a Missouri Pacific train last January and killing the engineer, James DeWitt. ; . .= i A faith-cure woman ia creating a greatstir. m.New Brunswick, and medical societies arc threatening, to bring her before the police court if she does not desist. 'Mr. Charles A. Dana-says he does not believe that even a minority of tho New York.delegation.to the next Democratic convention will vote for Grover Cleveland for.President. The Toronto Glbbe sees in President Cleveland's letter to ,the Gloucester, fishermen a spirit '.so determined that the moat serious international troubles.may occur if Canada does not take ^conciliatory -measures to avert them. ^,,. t ,,. . ( Captain Paul Boyton has success- fully'accomplished his feat of swimming 130 miles in the Hudson river. The: Cap tain, is m danger of reaching that point where.he will not be able to deoide;whether he is ,a land or a water animal. . The Maumee iron' rolling mills at Toledo, Ohio, were destroyed ; by fire Sunday night; loss about $300,000. A.1 conflagration in Corydon, Ky., yesterday, .morning, consumed fifteen houses <in the business portion of the town; loss, 840,000. i The experiment of using coal oil for fuel on a locomotive has been tried at Meadville, Pa., with apparent success, .five gallons an hour being found sufficient/ At this rate an engine could be run ten hours for 50 cents, and the saving in fuel would only be equaled by the free-, dom f rom cinders and coal smoke. A conspiracy has been- discovered among the trainmen on the Pittsburgh, Chicago .and St. Louis Railroad (the Panhandle road) to •rob freight trains. . About a hundred are involved in the conspiracy, fifty- six of whom are now in jail at Pittsburgh, and others are in custody at other towns on the line of the road. Roscoe Conkling is to make a speech at Pittsburgh on the anniversary of Gen. Grant's birthday, April 27, concerning which a good deal of curiosity is expressed in certain quarters. In spite of Cdnkling's long abstention : from politics, his friends still have faith that he will some time regain his old prestige and power. But apparently, Mr^Conkling is more concerned, about. T ,law:s and money making than about politics .just now. .-•. . . ....•>••„,.•.. | .Legislature. SPRINQFIELD, 111.',' April 11.—Although there .was not a quorum present in the Senate, this afternoon a five minutes' session was held. ,,,. Senator Curtiss has advanced to third reading the deficiency bill, making appropriation of 850,000 for the pay of the employes of the Thirty- fifth General .Assembly. Senator Crabtree introduced a bill to revise tho law in relation to attachments in courts of record and another in relation 1 to the change. of •• .venue shall be allowed until application is made more .than three days prior to the day set for trial. A quorum was on hand in the House, and although the session is iiearing its end with about 500 propositions for laws on the calender yet to be disposed of, the desire to introduce new bills exists among the statesmen. : . /. Several of these were offered this afternoon, the most important one by Mr.,Bargar, repealing >the Board of Trade charter of Chicago; . also one by Mr. Bayley, providing that the negligence of an employe of a person or a corporation resulting in the injury or death of a fellows-employe, does not release such person or corporation from liability, and ono by Mr. Wodig, authorizing the license m«ney for saloons to go into the road and bridge fund in certain iasos. ; . • • An attempt was made to advance various measuras, but the House got into a snarl and adjourned. Senator Gcorgulfi. Bacon, this evening received a telegram from bis law partner, ex-Senator Van Sellar, at Paris, which stated that Isaac M. Hinds had glandored horses upon ifs farm, near that place, and dlroot- ng him to send the State Voterinur- ,an. . . ; "'',.".,;' 'f;' • Killed by tho PJCORU, 111., April llr-Reoently Pat.Connors was killed by ours hon?, His people have received, word that his -brother was killed in Pennsylvania in tho same way on the same day and at tho same hour. .Word is also received of the death {of Milty. Short, at Fort Scott, by cars. Ho was a Peorian, and his brother was killed three months ago in Colorado in, the same way. , , EI-SAH, April 11, 1887. ELECTION NOTES— The straight (?) Democratic ticket was elected in El^ sah township. The Republicans who are always in favor ef a "People's," ticket and never succeed in electing anybody on it got, a -little more experience Tuesday. Straight-out Republicans laid aside their prejudice and worked and voted for the People's .ticket. ;Wo consider, 'therefore, that this election was a fair test and proves the useless' ness of nominating a People's ticket here , The Democrats never nominated a worse ticket and the People never nominated a better on than this spring and the People's ticket was never, more heartily, supported by Republicans, yet it was defeated from Supervisor to Constable. ; If defeat must come let us be defeated as Republicans hereafter, Tovoto tho Republican ticket li grand, But what a flicker, To vote with the people, Ana be beaten by liquor— and fraudulent ballots cast by nonresidents and minors. . Meet me behind the old barn love, is the song which Democratic fine workers sing to the doubtful Democratic voters and the large number of .empty bottles found there tells, the rest of the liquid tale. The P. M., a very '-offensive partisan," was seen with a bottle of "chill medicine" in his pocket a great part of , the time. . TVe are indebtedlo Charles Smith, a wide-awake young Republican for finding the empty bottles and exhibiting them to the assembled voters against the loud protest of Democratic candidates. It must be, re- .meuibered that the P. M. is a Justice of the peace sworn to preserve law and order. ; Tuesday night and Wednesday the P. M., the Supervisor-elect, Si B. Foree, and the ex-Collector, Corey Keller, proceeded to .paint the town red and they did it, ••• baptised their Democracy, .anew as it were.. ...•.' George F. Lane 'has returned from Kansas where , he., went:, to, see the booms, ; he was accompanied by Master Mark Whipple,formerly of Elsah. After being in Jerseyville <about a week, J. , M. , Giberson, .says ;they would have no trouble in 'finding natural gas there. .• The St. L,.C. I. R. C. has quite a number of workmen on the section herdnow. ..,.,;.,.... ,A. H. S. Blaiue Improving. FOET GIBSON, I.. IV,i April 11—Mr. Elaine's physicians reports him to night as getting -along • finely, -but say. that he: must have a ,,few days more.rest before leaving-here. i STUART'S UAUBOLIO ACID TKOCHES certain cure for sore throat, • coughs, coJds .and hoarseness',.,' WM .one • hour alter eating before taking .one of the troches for dyspepsia. STUART'S AnmcA.SALVE, surest cure for cuts and burns. . . BUUKS' LINIMENT cures all pains. Pearly teeth and a swoot.breath can, be had only by using Growler's Wild Koso Tooth Powder. COULD NOT SPEAK ALOUD., Burks Medicine Co., (iuincy, 111.:— When in yourstore I was, so hoarse I could not speak aloud. The first! dpnq of vour White Pine holpetf ,me, and |by 9 o'clock I was entirely relieved. Twic£ since I have lost my voice, but taking tbo Pino Balsam a fe\(f tlnw.has -given relief. Nothing ever behofiUod .me like this has,—Mrs., (Judge) J, H.Willmms, 444 N.Gth., Ciufncy, III. , , f ; ! ;.; CUIIE Fou SIOK; HEADACHE. • Of tho many complaints promptly relieved by Little Apricot Pills, none has yielded quicker than nervous and sick headache., Nine oases out of ev.ory ton of headache are caused by sluggish and inaotlyo.Jiver. ., , •. ' •-•-'• Shotthrough the throat by Burks' White PinQ BnlsftU) and killed n.severe cold in three dftys. if you don't behove it just try it. Price 60o at druggists. For Bale m Alton by E. Marsh. dpi dwlw Catarrh, when chronic, becomes very offensive, II IB impossible to bo other, wise healthy, and, at tho samo time, afllictod with catarrh. This disagreeable disease, In its moat obstmoto and dangerous forms, oun bo cured by the UBO ot Ayor'a BarBftpttrlllit. dwlw Patents, To ny persons wishing to obtain lotuii patent on new Invontions, (tuprovomonts o a0s{gng,IwUlQxeoiit<) druvrtnge and spoolfl oattofis «nd uiafeu applications for fatunti | i l|oo,iiyilt« J tlon ; ln | per^o«orby l»tt« , free L11CA8 PFEIFFENJJEHGLH, Velvets, Body and " , Brtis^els, Two and Three Plys, Stair Catpets and Mattings, Oil t)!^)ths,Eiigs and Mats, Has arrived. Also a very Choice StockoJE p: d I am offering these goods at the very lowest prices to ca^h buyers. All are invited l to call and see the beautiful nv goods&learn the low prices. ALTOK.IIL JL""' NEEKMA1SN. FOR THE BEST BUGGY ' '. , t ! ' -."... -.-•'/ * THE WORLD. AGENTS FOR THE Buggy Go's WARRANTED FOR FIVE THE CELEBRATED ' j '• Studebaker Farm Wagon, Belleville Threshers and .Engines; Moline Plow Go's Plows and Cultivators and Pulverizing Harrows, i EMPIRE TWINE BINDERS, DROPPERS AND MOWERS.'""Headquarters for EUPION and OARMINE OILS; ENGINE, CYLINDER and SIGNAL OILS: STOCK, WELL and CISTERN POMPS-; ifow line of COOKING STOVES; the DANGLER and PERPEQ- , TION GASOLINE STOVES. See our $10 BUGGY . HARNESS. NEW iHOME SEWING MACHINES, 830. We keep the BEST GASOLINE and ' BURNING OILS., on tap and delivered to any part of the city. flIJI Cor. 3d and State; sts., ALTON, ILL. BEST ON EARTH! WATCHES, • • tQfSO. Warranted 20 Years. ffi|E|^LflAI>INO GUNS, ' '"*'"' 'From $16-to $30, f H ROHTH THE LEADING j, o. PMM i;ri, JEWELER, --.-••. • ; ' : . myUdwlv GO TO- &SQN FOE Picture Frames* Brackets, Base Balls and Bats, Croquet Sets, etc;" A Ml W»e pf ^Kftol ' 'Books, Scratch Books and School Supplies- 'tEemeniber-tK^ place: ; THIRD STREET* - • OPP. BELLE. SUBSCRIBE FOR 5 AWEyE.TElEiillOB'te. ' By mail or delivered, Only Eopublican Daily ia Madison county •• n-

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