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Aim PAILT TKUSBUHL BT W. T. NORTON, Oor, Third and Plan* Str««M, Alton! at. MONUAY EVE., MAX 9. Tobacco and Bees*. ST . Louis, May 8.—Collector Bar nutn'a internal revenue report for •April, 1887, shows that $223,848.26 was paid during the month for to: -bftoco taxes and $103,892 30 for beer. Tho Increase in the tobacco revenue over the corresponding month of last year amounts to $48,945.90. The heaviest tax was paid by Liggett & Meyers, a firm which turned out 4,132,916 pounds of. plug tobacco during the first three months of this year. The Tobacco Leaf, published iu New York city, in a late is8ue,ac- knowledged that Liggett & Meyers have taken the lead in the manufacture of tobacco, and that P. Lorillard, of Jersey City,waa now second on the list, only having produced 3,601,983 pounds during the same period. The P. J. Lorg company, of Middletown, 0,, then follows, with. 2,978,000 pounds and the Drummond Tobacco company ranks fourth on the list with 2,219,116 pounds. The rapid as- cendency of Liggett & Myers to the first place is so much more striking for the reason that they confine themselves to the manufacture of plug tobacco whereas Lorillard produces all kinds of tobacco. '"Well, I finally consented, .and yon should have scon his cy«s glictnn ds I handed him the following: " 'To whom it mnv concern: The bearer, John Smith, Is fully competent to perform any duties for which lie is qualified.' "A day or two later he cams back looking rather crestfallen. " '1 tuk dat paper to Lawyer Blank,' said he, 'and he Ink at it so, and dun ho lukat it so, and clou lie scratch liu head'—and the darkey imitated a man perplexed in the extreme—"den,Mlstah Stetson, ho tolo me to Immg dat rk- comend bnck to you and arsk you to be so kind as to write just heah what my kalificashtins is.' " 'And you want me to do that?' 1 asked. " 'If you'll bo so kind, Mr. Stolson.' '•Well, I took tho loltur, and found that the lawyer had written at tho bottom: " 'What arc the qualifications referred to above?' " I wrote underneath: " 'I hove been trying to find ogt for eighteen months, and except it capacity for sleep, haven't discovered any. Suppose you try now.' "I was never troubled with that darksy again."— New York Tribune. A Story ol'Van Dyck. Charles Simmer's Kludncss. "Do I remember Andrew J. Rob- ertsP" quoth au old State politician. "Yes. Ho had a checkered career, poor man. But with all his shortcomings he was a bright, indeed a brilliant man. "Hewas agrsht politician years ago, and not only took extraordinary interest in the great questions of the day, but knew intimately all tho prominent public men. He was well read, intelligent, and a good talker, but he had a failing. Ho could not be depended upon, and at times was helpless. "He used to hang around the State Republican headquarters from morning until night throughout the cam- Salgn, and campaigns lasted in those ays nearly five months. "It was during the anti-slavery days when everybody was at tho highest pitch of excitement. I remember ono oay in particular, when a number of prominent politicians wore assembled at headquarters, among them Charles Snmner and Henry Wilson. "Sumner was in the rear room, Wilson fn front. In walked Roberts. He talked in a loud voice and disturbed the whole assembly. "Stepping into the rear room, he spied Sumner in earnest conversation with a friend. Giving him a tremen- doua slap on the shoulder, be shouted: _" 'D—— you, Sumner; how are you? Why >don t you be as hearty and as genial as your friend Wilson ? r "The effect of this rough handling on Bumner can readily bo imagined by those who remember or have read of the dignified and scholarly man. It was not ouly a shock, but an Insult. Bumner turned as white as a sheet, but said nothing. He realized Roberts' condition and wisely held bis peace. Roberts was severely reprimanded and turned out of the room. "It was not long after this that Roberts came to want and grief. He was actually destitute. He looked hungry and was poorly clad. Iu despair ho came to mo ono day for work or advice. The big tears rolled down his cheek as he told mo how destitute and degraded ho was, ami how ho lono-ed to reform. I told him I had no work, »na advised him to go to Sunnier. " 'Go toSumnorrho said. 'Oh, no. I Insulted Sumner, a short time aso. I can't go.' , 6 "'Yes you can,'I said. 'Go to him just as you have come to mo. Tell him frankly tho whole story, and he will help you.' "Roberts did as I advised. A"bou 10 o clock, the next morning he but tone* his shabby coat around his nccl to hide his flannel shirt, and made his Way to the man ho had so grossly in Bulled but a short time before. "Suinnor, It is well k..u\vn, was a late riser, and seldom breakfasted before 11 o'clock. He' received the unfortunate man kindly, and, inviting him to breakfast, listened patiently tc his story. Roberta told mo afterward that it was the first square meal that no had oaten in a long time. "In less than two days Roberts was given a position in tho navy yard, and nenoeforth was a different man. When h« told me later his. experience with Bumner that morning, his oyos filled with tears and his voloo trembled with emotion. It was a magnanimous act oa tha part of Sumnor, and an out- H»rd expression of his true character. "It was tho turning point in Roberts career. Only a few months ago he delivered ono of tho best temperance spoeohe's I over hoard in my life Up to tho day of'his death, which occurred quite recently, he had a great veneration for the memory of Bum- ner, the man who was so kind and generous to Mm in trouble."—. accord* • Van Dyck'a first visit to England, under the protection of the "evangelist, of tho art-world," Lord Anin- del, was not very productive, nor, we may be Biire, very satisfactory to tho young and ambitious painter, who was emulative of the magnificence of Rubens. The reign of Cornelius Van Jansen was approaching tho end, but the times were not yet ripe. In the spring of 1621 A r an Dyek was again in Antwerp, and in tho autumti ho started for Italy, stimulated to this memorable enterprise by the generous counsel of Rubens. It was this jovous sotting out from Antwerp that led to the nistorio adventures at Savonthom—as charming and idyllic as tho sentimental voyager could desire. The story suggests a pretty picture; the gay ami chivalrous painter on his high 'horse, tho gift of Rubens, with a}l the world before him like an open paradise, riding into Se- venthem, and falling a victim to the beauty of Anna Vim Ophoin. The episode is like a page from the "Wan. derjnhro" of Wllhelm Meisler. It is a pity to spoil so delightful n •story, but) as M. GnifiVey observes, with the philosophy of a critic, it Is better to know tho truth thivu lo cling to error, however sweet and alluring. Van Dyck did not, for his love's sake, present two pictures lo the village church, but received a good round sum for the "Holy Family'" and a '-St. Martin," on which l.ixl we hnd a reminiscence ut (lu>, Unisvynor in Mr. HoIfordV "St. .Martin Dividing His Cloak." 15y November 20 he was in Genoa, and visited Venice, Rome, Palermo, living ut Home with Cardinal Uetitivoglio, whose portrait lie painted —the picture now at tlio Pitt I palace, and one of I lie glories of Florence.— Magazine of Arl. Not long ago "traveling man throw a package, which he did not want, out of a ear window near Clmrlottesville, •Va. Someone thinking (lie package had been lost from a postal-car, picked it up and sent it to the tleatl-lutler ollice nt Washington. After a week's search the package was returned to its) original owner, who wrote lo tho department as follows: "If you persist m making the service so cl'lieient that, an alllicted citixen can not throw away a package in the woods without getting It back through I he dead-lot tor office", what won't they do to usP' Kaiser Wilholm was gnwtly disappointed ut not licingiisked to'a recent party given },y Count Kadolinky at which his granddaughter, Princess Victoria, appeared in tho guise of "lum-Yum. MAKES Shorter Hours For Women, • Vber« WM Bomethinii Iiaoklng. John Stotaon, while talking tho i Other day to a lew friends in tho lobby of the Fifth Avenuo Thoatro. told the following story: "I baa a colored man about my Boston theatre," said ho, "who was, I think, the lu/iost tilggor I over encountered. I stood him as long as I could, but when he roaohod tho point of deeping all the morning and dozing »U tho afternoon, I had to got rid ol v, • Ho came to mo a few days after nl» discharge and linked to be taken °? "S* 1 * 1 ,' C 1 re ' lis °d him on tho score ol prlnolple. Then he begged hard lor a recommendation. "'You Juat glvo mo a rlooomond, tout »nd. Iwou't w»k for nothing The Importance ot purifying tho blood cannot bo overestimated, for without pure blood you cannot enjoy good health. At this season nearly every ono needs a good medicine to purify, vitalize, and enrich tho blood,'and we ask you to try Hood's PArMlliar B^saparilla. It strengthens rcwuiicil am i D , u]( ] 8 up th(J system> creates an appetito, and tones tho digestion, while it eradicates disease. The peculiar combination, proportion, and preparation of tho vegetable remedies used give to Hood's Sarsuparllla pecul- -|-_ I+« A I« lar curative powers. No « O IIS6IT other medlclnohassuch a record of wonderful cures. If you have made up your mind to buy Hood's Sarsaparilla do not be induced to tako any other instead. It is a Peculiar Medlcino, and is worthy your conadence. Hood's Sarsaparilla is sold by all druggists. Prepared by C. I. Hood & Co., Lowell, Mass. __ IPO Doses One Dollar Sore Eyes The eyes are always In sympathy with the body, and afford an excellent index! of its condition. When the eyes become, weak, and the Uds Inflamed aud sore, it is on evidence that the system has, become disordered by Scrofula, for which Ayer's 8wsaparilla is tho best known roinody. the bestand safest Wash, ing Compound known, Psed Aa Dlrmitad It produces better resnlta with a greater saving of Time and Lnlmr in Waahing and House cleaning, than anything jet invented. Wash yonrBiahos.Olass ware, Windows, Onrtains, Jewelry, Silver, In faot everything, with it. Try It in the Bath, and note Ita Superiority over Soap Hewnrcorimltntlons. Tlio Geaulnc alwnyi-bcarl the Symbol and name of JABEES 1'YI.E. Now York. KASKINE (THE tfE.W QUININM.) * No bad effect No headache Ho nausea. HO ringing ears, C nr< "\ quickly (Pleasant,!"" 0 *»• ••- V^ ¥• MJ.JB.W.*.- VJU i. V^.N i\Jf that tho most delicate Btomnch will boar. A SPECIFIC FOR MALARIA, HHJSDMA1H8M, NEUVOUS PROSTRATION, and nil Oerm Diseases . FOR GOLDS KASlCmiC HAS UBBNFOUN1) TO 1110 ALMOST A Sl'ttoiPlO. Superior to Quinine. Bollovuo Hospital, N. Y.! "UnlvorBtUly successful." t Mr. F. A. Millar, 030 East !B7th street, N. Y.. was cured bylKaskino of extreme malarial prostration after seven years suffering, Ho had run down from 178 pounds to 1)7, oogan on Kasktnoin June, 188(i, wont to work in ono month, rcigalnod|lils full weight In 0 months. Quinine did him no good whatever. Mr. Charles Baxter, architect, 183 E. 120th St. N. Y., was cured by Kasklno of dumb ague In 8 mouths utter quinine treatment lor lOyotu'B, Mrs. J. f,awson, 141 Bergen St., llrookly was ourud of malaria nnd nervous dyspepsia of many yonrsstnndina by Kasklno, tho quinine treatment having wholly fulled. Hev. Jas. L. Ili3l,01u\plain Albany Penitentiary,writes that Kusklno has cured his wife, after twenty years suffering from malaria and nervous dyspepsia. Write him lor particulars. Letters from tho above persons, giving full details, will be sent on application. Kusklnu can bo taken without any special inedlciil advice. $1.00 per bottlu. Sold by or sent by mail on receipt of price. KASKINE CO., 04 Warren Bt., New York myodwlin Lots oflrylool, •"' ^ and Stacks of Ladies Hats and Bonnets Latest of Novelties. All things ; in above lines of Goods, Carloads of Bargains, * ' • For Young, Old, Rich and Poor, Proud and Humble, at the Wide-awake Globe, - - - Alton: 1887—THE LATKS* 3 1887. JEWEL PNEUMATIC-or AIR PRESSURE RANGES, Made In four styles. Two and TteoB'Burners. With Tin and Russia Ovens. REAL ESTATE FOR SALE, BEAD LIST OF BARGAINS -ATC. A, Schlueter's Agency. For Sale, clioap, cor. of 7th nmi Alton sts. ; JlO^er month 8 ' 4r00m8 " na colu "'' llont8 fo1 For Sale or Exchnngao— 100 acres, 85 In cultivation, 2>i miles uortboast of Fostoi-burK. at a barpraln. • . For sale— Five-room brlek bouse, story and a half, corner Eighth and Mechanic street. Can be had at a bargain. Good property to rt)ii[, One 0-room new house, \vlth collar, cistern 8 ° by "° on 9th Ulld For solo-one 8-rooin house audlone 3-room house, 9th and Market sts. Lot 60 bv 110 • good cistern und coal house, at a bafguin ? r 8nl S— 1& <w»08 in North Alton with good orchard, barn and plenty of water. lor salo-600 acres Improved farm with ood house and stables In VVoodson county, poo unty seat P.?E"y _ b °""m land, ocroiuia, which produced a painful inflammation in my eyes, caused me much. Buffering for a number of years. By tua advice of a physician I commenced tdkintf Ayer's Sarsaparilla. After uSngtSS medicine a short tlmo I was completely: Cured My eyes are now in a splendid eondU tion, and I am as well and strong as over. —Mrs. William Gage, Concord, N. H. •? For ft number of years I wa« trouble* With a humor in my eyes, and was unable to obtain any relief until I commence^ wing Ayer's Sarsaparilla, This — J ' i has effected a coinplot* AtTA 4* tr\ l*n *1. A V,,_i -1 cine haa effected a complete cure, and I bolleve it to be tho best of blood purifiers.-0. B. Upton, Nashua, N. H. Prom childhood, and until with a few months, I have been afflicted with Weak and Soro Byes. I have used for theso oomnlaiiita, with benellcial results? Ayor's Sarsaparlllfl, and consider it a groat blood puriaor.—Mrs. 0. Phillips, 1C suffered for a year with inflammation in my left eye. Three uleors formed on tho ball, depriring me of Bight, and causing great pain. After trying many other remedies, to no purpose, I was finally induced to uso Ayer'o SaraaparUlft. By Taking throe bottles of this medicine I hare boon *£*&' w ?tf' My sight has been r^ stored, and there Is no sign of inflammation, sore, or ulcer in my eye—Keudal T. JJowen, Sugar Troo Kldgo, Ohio. uj—10 ucrns partly uottom land, 1m- '—rr ,,, r , m " netu ' Dorsoy, with plenty of good buildings on same. i"««y ui For sale-io pieces of valuable property with good houses, in thia city. 1 or sale or exchange—A nice little cottaco in Bethalto, with pleutv of ground, stable and good water on Dromises. ro sections of"iv.,i. 1,750 miles frriinSt. at a bar- Trustee's Sale. Whereas, Marcus 11. Topping, of the oll.y of Alton, county of Madison, iincl State ot Illinois, by his certain trust doeU, duly executed, acknowledged mid delivered, bearing date tho !Mth (lay of Juno, A. D. 1876, and recorded in the UORlstoi's ollluo of tho wild city of Alton, in Book 7, lit p-vgea 4,6, and fl, did convey unto Albert Wade, ua trustos,. all the following described premises, mtutitod in tho city ol Alton, iu tho county of Madison and State £>l Illinois, to-wit: The south hull of lot number eight (8)'In block number twelve (12) in tho city ot Alton, aforesaid, upon which is erected a two and a half story brick dwelling with stono basement, to secure the payment of ono principal promissory note for the sum of three thousand Hollars executed by said Marcus • II. Topping und dsitod tlio 24th day ot June. A. D., 1875, and payable two years after date to the order of Sweotsor and ITiest with interest from maturity at the rate of ten per cent per annum, tho inter- eat, If not paid soinl-annually, to become us principal and bear tlio sumo rate of interest: und four interest notes described in said deed of trust of even date therewith and payable in six, twelve and eighteen months and two years after date respectively which Interest notes have boon fully paid. And, whereas, aiiid Marcus II. Topping, by his certain trust deed duly executed", acknowledged and delivered boaringduto, theioth ot March, A. !>., 187B, and recorded iuthe Recorder's oltlce of Madison county, Illinois, in book H4. of deed records on pages 147, 148 nnd 140 did convey unto the said Albert VVudo, as trustee, oil tho following described promises situated in tho city of Alton aforesaid, towlt: The undivided one-half of forty-two and one-half loot fronting on Third street, off of tho west side ot lot number six (U) in blk number twelve (12Mo further secure the payment of said principal promissory noto for tho sum ef throe thousand dollnre. And, wh.ereuB, default has bcmi mudo in tho payment of the said principal promissory noto und there is now duo and unpaid thereon the sum of two thousand, nlno hundred and forty dollars of principal and tho sum of J9W.1S Interest, making a total of IKJ.814.I3 now due and unpaid on said note, besides the interest which may accrue on said principal from now to the any of sale hereinafter mentioned, at tho rate of eight per cent, per annum; and there Is now due the legal holder of sulduoto l he further sum of ono hundred and fifty-flix dollars and eighty-live cents for taxes paid on said premises and Interest on «J 1 Hi, a S J8SOJ) . ald; m ?"ing in all tho sum of fl.opo.96 now duo the legaUioldor of said note under said note mid deeds of trust, and the legal holder of said note Henry 0.1'iiust. surviving part of said firm of Sweetsur & i'ricst has made application to tho undersigned, the trustee in said trust deeds named, anj requested him us sucli trustee to sell nnd dispose of said premises under the power in »aid trust deeds aud lor the purposes therein atutod, and It appears from tho records ol Madison county, Illinois, that said Miirous U. loppuig has convoyed said premises to Mary Sit T°Pl >ln t' : Now, therefore, public Air Pressure, without the elevated tank. Pressure is obtained with a weight w, 1 ? 111 ,' 1 , 1 '- Absolutely tlio sufebt; Bijnrne with no intricate parts. B ' of i«Ym i, « i c tl ; d r> ' n , B , tend of °" Jn » Ul ''P cup. Ousolino and Air Tanks nre all union om,«M«^ lc8 »,^» ss .tnl)Iu B sinall connecting pipes of heavy annealed brasi.wltl be fmeS while Turn°n£ i8 Ol B """' 1 showln « quantity of oil in same. Cannot Tlle tir < ;, t il 1 i ai 'T moo ^ JJK ,'*Y li '" ST 9 VESANDllA - NGE8nro improved mechanically and nrtls gain. For sale or exchange, ' on _._._ ».». jv ubw\*Q| uiiu uy vii (sUU ui tllO HOW01' and authority to mo granted in and by tho sauie.aud by virtue of the statute of tlie state. east. For solo or oxohonsre-B sections of prairie land in Crocket county. Texas. Will soil heap. Suitable for any farming purposes. Throeaores adjoining Dr.Koberts on north 8tMasu D s ?&e t ±t inlneiTboma8 **' assss.M'fisa'a^smtta?- at a Bargain ab ° V ° proporty can bo "ought also represent the Buffalo German Fire Insurance Co., •Buffalo,N. Y., one of the best companies in the U. S And other good Companies in addition. C. A. SCHLUETER, Office' in my New Building on Second street. mchlidw -,-r,- —"'Of the City Hull bulding, in thooity ,ol Alton, aforesaid, sell and dispose of the EJSSft.? "T vo ft 1 "!. in 8 . uld tru8 ' at)fl lB respectively described, und all tho right, title I Mm-?nSH n(1 'i- OClul i ty °' redumption of the said SI n »•?.?, ,i~ P'-.ST''': 8 h°Irs or assigns there" 'ghost and beat Dated May Uth, 1887. w,««. *. r, ALBERT WADE, Trustee. WISE & DAVIS, Attorneys for Trustee. dtd T,17FOULDsTco7 ATENTION ! FOR DYSPEPSIA, URINARY DIFFICULTIES AND ALL NERVOUS DERANBEMENTS. -r-o."?^, ltnmstUa t e rellof for prostration caused by ALCOHOLIC EXCESSES. A stimu i Being non-alcoholic, it commends itself especially to Physicians, Lawyers, Teachers, Clergy, men. Merchants, and others following sedentary occupations or pursuits, requiring norvo energy. SECY. CHICACO-IU, FBY8IOIAM8 AJtU HUKGKON8 The Pickle Factory wishes to make contracts for .X My u, an iP hto , r> , ton y oars ol 'l. was afflict?!Y' h™ Iou8 .S«° Byes. During .n. On tho rocommon- -....-„ v,. „ „ ,„„„ i purchased n bottle of Ayor's Saraaiiarllla, which M y daucntor commenced taking. Before she had imn<i the third bottle her sight was restored. Her cure is complete.-W. B. Sutbet land, Bvwigoujt, Buolby City, Ky. • Ayer's Sarsaparilla, Fry .r«i by Dr . j. o. Ay.r ft Co.. Low.n. MMI. Bold by ill I)ru(|UU. l'rlo» »1 j .U U>Uln, ft. G. A. HERRMANN, M.D., Physician and Surgeon, TIlIItD STRKBT, OVKK PFKIFKEU'S SHOE ST01US, Ollloo hours: 8 to 10 a.m.; 2 to 4 afternoon und 0:30 to 1:30 evening. ' mv7dOwlt LOOKOUT HfittB! TUE OELEBKATED QUICK MEAL Gasoline Stove ! WILSON OFiriO. Dll. B. Physician and Mar^oon, . FOURT U W. A. HASKBLI,, M.D., Physician and Surgeon, ST., ALTON. ILL. OiBoo honm-ga. m.| 12 to 1, ana 6 p.m. Forl'lokle puniosoB. Will pay Wo, BOO nnd 000 per bushel for Ououmbors not loriW t ",, 4 in., 3 In. and a In., in good slmpo. Win tilkn nil that can bo MlsoS, whether by"o,,trao° or not ' rayOdwlm Sealed blda will bo received at the ofllco of t'io oity engineer up to noon Tuesday May 10, -87. for one year from date, f o t 'tho olntui? ing of tho following streets and alloys: Mill I'straot™ ' "'° m 8tuto - to Ul ° wow 8ido of State street from front to Fourth street Third street from State to IM s "strnot Plusa street from Fourth to F ro t s'root * Hollo street from Third toNlnth stroot. Second street from wtato to Kaston street. UKMTJMTMY. DH. O. a. Dentist* T, AtTON, U.L. Offlo* Uo»r»-« a. m. to H m, i 1 to < p. fobdwly s.de To bo scraped, gathered, and hauled bv tuauiH, once every week for one year y Alsm for th« cleaning, Horaplngnnd eather- n 8 rii, fn8 f"n >Il i'.'' trout "' oni Ki'Hton tstFuot to northof Herb's store, to bo olunuod once n month, both sides of said *troiiti Dirt inns' ' mllt »° «» BtSSifaTid .These Wiihboatdo ata in»ao with I n Wou< .Wood rim. The Strong- 1 ott bourja and boat irnBlien in thj I world. For aulu by oil d } Talro no othor. . M , F , (J co iW 1 FOJl SAJ.JJ; AT J, HOFFMANN & SON'S Dealers in 8TOV138 ANI> UABD1VAUB uuvaoo «" I'lHlortaker's Supplies Urao itoofl S, V ?i' y bcst qutt11 '? ot *° H w" 1 with /nil i,Z?? n H 8i i w ° «'«o soil matorla'B witn inn Instruction how to do tho wort or iuriilsluiii experienced man. apMdly 800 BAGS FUREKA FINE SALT. I . aud Tabl o Use. In'14 lb. llnou Hacks nnd 50 Ib HiickB, for Hale by J. A.RYRIE. this paper l» klitt on Mo at tlio office of I'lirtlus bidding for siiid work will furnish ' ALWAYS ON J1AND. COW. aUCUMU AND A1OJY HTU. PVERTISING GENTS * PHILADELPHIA. AVER « SON'S

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