Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on May 25, 1887 · Page 3
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 3

Publication:
Location:
Alton, Illinois
Issue Date:
Wednesday, May 25, 1887
Page:
Page 3
Start Free Trial
Cancel

CD Second street.near | corner ot Henry —FOB— ftNE STATIONERY, 3h as Crane's Floral. Whiting's Standard >ers, Hurlbut's French Linens, Keltpso . godEdso, Elite Ragged KdRO, Balmoral Inen, Griffin's Linen, Turkey Laid Llnon, " lob Blow. Mikado, Charred Edge, Oream yMuid, Mourning Koto, aud a large assortment ,ot Illuminated and Decorated Stationery. •Dennlson's Wax and Seals. School Tablets id Stationery. decCdwly ORGANS and SEWING MACHINES! ?CtiEAP FOB OA8H ON TIME PAYMENTS :, tlanoB and Organs tuned aud repaired Sow- ijtng Machines repaired. Sunnlles (or all Ma- fohlnos. N. D. LAMOHEUX, :; Music Dealer, Third street, nearly opposite ft Belle, Alton 111. deolidwly f WATCH MOR THE BABGAIMS IN JOB'S NKW •, OOll. BUILDING, HENRY ST., AT ';, BI118. D. HISITKAMP'S, ;! All kinds of Fancy, Hand made, Knit and Oro- !civ<tgoods. HoodB.Tobaggans and Mils. Men's flcaris, and Fascinators at very low prices. Also Dressmaking. Plain and Family Sewlnu Stamping Done. Come and give us a l ;cali. Don't forKOt the nlaco HEADQUARTERS FOR IUSICAL INSTRUMENTS i The undersigned has In store a oiivotuUv ileoted ' stock of I'lanos and Organs of ....ie best make; also Aecordeons, Ilarmou- ifbaa, Flutes, Violins. Guitars, Guitar Strings, land Piano tttools. Inetrumonts warranted |fpr five years. Old Pianos taken In exchange. 5. FLOSS, THIRD ST., At Mook's Pharmacy- my24dwtf jy •• Ocean Passage Tickets ^ AtLowKftT 1U.THSOJ the * OUNAHD, WHITE BTAH, and i ALLAN L1N1S ; also of all I, GERMAN and FRENCH L1NICH ?' 'Apply to IUJDERBHAOSHN & 8ONNTAO, ! ai>2»dw6w Alton, III. FOR SALE. Tho residence of 0. M. Orandall, contain- i Ing eight rooms, gas, water and numerous - closets, with largo yard and good woodahud. Apply at residence, south side Second bt., near Ilotol Madison, or address box 12!!. 1 mylO dwtf , Desirable Residence* for Sale, A twoatory urlck dwelling on State street known an A. I'lutt lioincstoad, lately nut In good repair. A two story frame dwelling on Main street, nearly now. A two story brick dwelling on Seventh street, all (or sale at a stvorlnoo, ownur having decided to ALTON DAILY TELEQIWIK, WBDNEBDAY BVK.. MAY 26. NOTICE TO ADTEBTI3ERS, For tho year 18*7 we shall charge the following rates for transient notlcoo In our local columns: Single Insertion . . 10 cents'. Three to nvo Insertions, . . 7 " Six to twelve Insertions, , . 6 " KATES OF ADVERTISING: TiiANSiBOT.-.ra'J'r cents per Inch first 1) sortlou, and TWBifTt-FJtyil cents p«r luo for each Bilbao quont Insertion, $3 per Inch first month, $1.50 per Inch .oao month thereafter.' > LHGAI.I ADVERTISING: $1 per Inch for tho first insertion, and ts cents per fnoh for onoh subsequent Insertion *3- Above rates will bo sttlotly adhered t< THE tiAltY TELEGRAPH Is deltvorod b carriers to all parts of tho city of Alton an Upper Alton, for ten cents per week. JInlle to any address at the rate of $8.20 per year. THK TELEGRAPH has tho largest olroula tlon of any paper in Alton, and la tho bos medium for advertisers. OOKNERlTmnU AND PlASA STHKETS. TELE I'HONH No. 88. COUNCIL Proceedings' on secmu page. TUB concert at tho Presbytenai church this evening will bo the groa musical event of the season. Swiss Edgings and 46 inch Flouncing! new pretty patterns at U. J. Bowman & Go's. THK official proceedings and adver tising of the City Council will hereafter appear in the Daily TELEGRAPH. INDICATIONS for Illinois: Fair woath or in northest portion; local rams in southwestern portion: variable winds MRS. Lee Cunningham, St. Louis most distinguished vocalist, will sing at iho concert tluVevening at Presbyterian ohurch. A complete hue of Spring and Surn-< mer Goods for Gent's Wear, lately re ceived by H. C, G. Moritz, Third street. inchlT tf SEVERAL of Alton's favorite amateur musicians will take part in'the concert at Presbyterian church this evening. Go and hear them. Remember the concert at the Presbyterian church on Wednesday evening at 8 o'clock. Admission, fiO cents. A car will run to Upper Alton after tho concert. 28 3 A universal remark by every smoker of cigars: Neminger's Fig and Magnolia are the best cigars in the market. EXCURSION.—Tho ladies of the M. E. ohurch will give an excursion on the Spread t Eagle, Wednesday evening, June 1st. Strawberries, Ice cream and other refreshments will be served on board. ' t w m s EXCURSION- The Socia Laetie club gave an excursion last evening on. the Spread Eagle that was largely attended by the belles and beaux of tho city and proved a very pleasant affair. Dancing was the principal recreation with musie by tho excellent Sprpad Eagle orchestra. Vocal music, by members of the Philharmonic'Sooiety and others, gave variety to the trip. Refreshments were served. The boat returned before 12 o'clock. DINNER.—The ladies of the Unitarian church will give a dinner and apron sale next Friday, May 27th, in the store building on Third street formerly occu* pied by Mr. Wm. Siorn, adjoining Mr. Neorman's. Dinner, 60o. 24 3 THE ELECTRIC LiGHT—The work of sotting the poles for the electric light company commenced today. The line will pass from the building on Belle street where the power is generated down un alley to Fifth street, thence to Belle and on Belle to Third. Tho work is being done under the supervision of Mr. Warner, Telephone Manager, in order that the poles may be so placed that the electric current will not interfere with tho telephone service. It is expected that tho electric light will bo in operation next week. FOR RENT—An eligible house con« taining seven rooms and pantry, on Fourth street, south side, between George and Langdon. Inquire of 'Squire Quarton or at the premises—A. Browne. 23 10* Money to loan on improved farm property. For particulars, apply to WHIFFLE & 8MILEVT. THE Fourth ward never did a better day's work than when it elected Mr. John S. Rppor as a member of the Citv Council. Ho has already uiado'hls mark in that body by his energy, ability, Integrity of purpose and fearlessness of expression. His noble, manly speech, yesterday, in favor of enforcing the ordinance requiring the closing, of saloons on Sunday, made him a host of friends and brought him to the front as tho champion ot law and order. Ho was ably supported by Aldermen Hewitt and Boall and others, who are equally earnest and out spoken in advocacy of enforcing tho laws and ordinances as they stand. All kinds of Laocs for drosses, pvor drosses, flounclngs, panels, etc., In black, white, cream and beige at H. J. Bowman & CO'H, dwlt I PERSONAL. Mr.W. 0. MoPike, of Atohlflon, Kan., is visiting his brother, the Mayor. Mr. R. O. Wood, of Woodburn, was in town today. He reports splendid crop prospects In his vicinity. Tho Shoshone, Idaho, Journal, of May 21nt, says: "H. O. Billings, the newly appointed Register of the Halley Land Olflce, has arrived and assumed the duties of his office. 11 ! Mr. H. M. Care received his credentials today as a member of. tho International Sunday School Association which meets next week in Chicago. The other members from this district are Hon. J. R. Miller, of St. Glair and H. B. Douglass, of Bond county. All shades in wide sash Ribbon at H. J. Bowman & Go's. dWH SEE the Plorson & s Carr Dry Goods Go's now announcement. Every color in Carnival Dress Goods, at 1'ierson & Carr Dry Goods Go's. It THE Directors of the Alton Improves ment Co. inspected tho Buckmaster tract this morning. "Vow Neckwear at H. J. Bowman'& Go's. dwlt HOFFMAN & Son have a nobby new delivery wagon made by D. Miller. L. Bickol sports a new. ice wagon, the work ot N. Seiboid. Very latest imported Swiss Flonncs ings and Embroideries to match, at Pierson & Carr Dry Goods Go's, dwlt STRAWBERRIES will bo about*"hiJTra crop in this vicinity ;the shortage caused by the ravages of tho same species of midget which has devastated tho fields m Southern Illinois. Bo sure to buy bright colored Cheese Cloth or Bunting dress goods for the arnival of Pierson & GarrJDry Goods Co. it NEW FIRM—Mr.-B. L. Dorsey, Jr., and Mr. Harry Mann have formed a partnership for the purpose of carrying on a real estate agency, and also for continuing the large coal bumness established here by Mr. Dorsey. Mr. Mann is from Belleville, Ills., is an experienced business man and will prove a valuable acquisition to our community. Mr. Dorsey is well and avorably known to all our citizens. The now agency has already had a argo amount of property placed in its hands and we predict for it a prosperous business career. Perfectly beautiful and the very latest n Swiss Embroideries and Flouncings, at Pierson & Carr Dry Goods Go's. •_ dwlt IT seems strange to hear a sensible man like Alderman Bissinger making he plea in the Council that enforcing he Sunday closing ordinance is "perse* outing the saloons." "Persecution," n'deed I The fact Is that the saloons in Alton, with one or two exceptions, htive een violating the law for years, defying ubllc sentiment and striving to control he action of the executive officers ef tho ity. And flow when it is proposed to have them obey the law, like other itizeng, Alderman Bissinger cries out hat they are being "persecuted." The aw is no new thing; the saloon keepers knew what it was when they went nto the business; tho restrictions ilaced on the dram shops here re milder than in almost any ither city in the Uuion; tho saloon keepers have nothing to complain of, and if all would comply with the law hey would have no trouble. In fact, o long as they do comply with the law lelther the Mayor, the Marshal, nor any ono else has any legal right to in tor- ore with them. All the trouble they have hey bring upon themselves. But we lall tho attention of Alderman Bissinger o the fact that if the saloon men are 'persecuted" in Alton it must bo aproi- y healthyikind:of "persecution." They all look fat and prosperous and the business must be decidedly lucrative or o many would not engage in it. This administration owes nothing to the aloons. With two or three exceptions he saloon men did their best to defeat t. The meaning of tho last election vas that the people demanded the inforceuiont of the laws and would be atisfied with nothing less. Advice to Mothers. Mrs. Wlnslow's Soothing Syrup, for ihildren teething, is tho prcsorption of me of the best female nurses and phy- iciiins in tho United States, and" has eon used for forty years with never- ailing success by millions of mothers or their children. During tho process f teething us value is incalculable. It uhoves tho child from pain, cures 'ysontory and diarrbcoa, griping in tho owols, and wind-colic. By giving oallh to the child it rests the mother Yiou 2fio a bottle. 1al5 mwf wk Parasols, newest shapes and colors, t II. J. Bowman & Go's. dwlt Uront (Jhnnoo for Bargains. The stock purchased of U. M. Granall, Chlnawaro, Quooimvuro, Silver* latod ware, Glassware, Lamps, Tablo Cutlery, in short household goods of very variety and style, is being sold ff Bl 60 cents ou tho dollar, until lino 1st. 8 tf THE SOLDIE88 1 REUNION. Additional aubsortpttons to the Soldiers' Reunion are as follows : AORtCCLIUIUL IMPLEMENTS, prury. Wsad &0o ......................... $BOO 8. B. Baker.... ..... ............ , ........ 1 M Total ........... ,..,.. ......... . ...... $ e 00 MISCELLANEOUS. W. It. Burroiigba ........ ......... . ........ $BOo W.A . Wllkonson .......................... loo Z. u. Job ......... , ................ ...... 1000 Jas. Column ................................ B 90 1'otal ........... . ................... ptl oo Mr. T. A. Tayldr gives water for two days tor nothing. CLUHKS AND IIOOKKBEPEItS. Onear Nnll ...... Dims. Koohne ... George Hlldobrand John Hnyder ohas. L. ijavis J;»I. Merry II. H. Hayes j. u. Bost Drummer w'i n r W, U. . . F. Rudorshauson, Jr J. Webster Hugh JJlook J. O.Morltz.... Walter Lock O. S. Leech Q. S. Ulotlkor ......... W.O.Gatos JarnosStntth ..... , John Hancock O.L.:walter i no loo (so 100 100 60 KIO ....... (so ..... BO 60 .. .......... . loo ............. loo 60 ' loo no , .......... loo ........ 60 ..... .. ..... 160 Total. .............................. $10 DO Spring Goods. ,Ncw goods in all shades and colors which will be made up in suits at roa 1 * sonablo prices. All goods cut and made by the Now York Fashion Review. Wo guarantee a fine fit, at Brueggeman the Tailor's, cor. Third and Piasa sts. my!2 dGw UPPER ALTON. WE ARE FULL OF Satteens, Batistes, Lawns, FUNERAL—The funeral services of Mrs. Caroline Newman were keld Sunday afternoon at the residence of her sister, Mrs. Cyrus Edwards, and were conducted by her pastor, Rev. W. P. Everett, of the Baptist church, assisted by Rev.. J. C. C. Clarke. The pall bearers were Dr. Fairman, Dr. Castle, Prof. Marsh, Prof. Clarke, Mr. J. L. Blair and Capt. J. H. Weeks. There was a large attendance of friends from this and neighboring towns. NEW CHURCH-An effort is being made to build a $600 meeting house for the St. John's (Brushy Grove) church. In the faithful hands of Mr.John Henry the subscription is rapidly approaching the requisite amount. Mr. Tbos. S. Young.of Shurtleff, has been preaching for these people the past year. Much of the increased interest is due to his labors. PERSONAL—Mr. M. B. Underwood and family leave next, week for Kansas City, where they will, probably, reside. We regret to lose these good people; during their residence here they have made many friends who will welcome them back, should they ever decide to return to Upper Alton. Mrs. Frank Edwards, of St. Louts, and Mrs. Maria W. Newman and daughter, of Virden, were In' town Sunday to attend Mrs. C. Newman's funeral. Mr. I. N. Vedder, of Rushville, spent Saturday and Sunday here. Misses Cora and Grace Cole sail early in June for Germany, where they will spend the summer. Miss Hattie Yerkes has returned from Chicago. Mr. Seward Field, of Atlanta, is visiting friends here. Prof. Ray preached at Jacksonville Sunday. Dr.Towey is supplying the Efiingham Baptist church. Prof. Dodge is reported as considerably better. The'election in Upper Alton yesterday, resulted In a votn of 71 to 11 in favor of organizing as a city under the general law. The importance of purifying the 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 the blood, and wo ask you to try Hood's DorMiliaK Sarsaparllla. It strengthens rebuild! a,,,} un n,] 8 ,, p tllo system, creates an appetite, and tones the digestion, while It eradicates disease. The peculiar combination, proportion, and preparation of the vegetable remedies used glvo to Hood's Sarsaptirllla iiocul- "t" rt Itodlf lar curative powers. No * " IIS6II other inudlclno lias such a record of wonderful cures. If you liavo made «]> your mind to buy Hood's Sarsajmrllla do nut bo Induced to • tuko any other Instead. It Is a Peculiar lliullcliio, and Is worthy, your confidence. Hood's fiarsaimrlllalssold by all drugglsti. XVepared by C. I. Hood & Co., Lowell, Mail. IOO Doses One Dollar TA.K13 ADVANTAGE OF THE BOOM. I'artles Intending to buy Real Estate In the city ol Alton or Tlolulty will find It to their Interest to call at thoolllcoof Huderslmuseu A Bonnt'iH aud examine their list o( properties for sain aa only a |>ift thereof In advertised, , nnsdwif AND ALL KINDS OF HOT WEATBER DRESS D. G CO. For Ice Era i! Use the Fresh, Pure, Home-made tracts of Lemon and Vanilla MADE AT Marsh's Drug Store, TO— 8EELY & SON HEADQUARTERS FOR and fioolg Ppr, Picture (Frames, Brackets, Base Balls and Bats, Croquet Sets, etc. A full line of School Books, Scratch Books and School Supplies- Remember the Dlace: THIRD STREET, - - GPP. BELLE. MOTHERS! Shirt Waists For Children BRANCH : Second and Ridge streets,

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,200+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free