Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on May 25, 1887 · Page 4
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K A S K I N E (THE No bad effect No headache No nausea, MO ringing ears, C""" 1 quickly iPteasantvr A POWKItFUIi TONIC, that tho most delicate Btoinnrh «H1 bear, A 8 P1SCI.F1C FOB MAL.AIUA, UHETJMAT18M, NBBVOU8 PRO8TKATION, ,,, -f- , nntl all oerra Discuses v, FOIl COLDS KASKINE HAS UI5BNFOUND tO 11K ALMOST A .sfeoiKlO. Superior to Bollovuo Hospital, N. Y.: "Universally sue- Mr.'P. A. Miller, IBO Eliot 167th 8troot, N. Y., was cured bvlKaHklno of extreme malarial prostration nftor Hovoti yearn sti/rorliiK. Ho had run down from 175 pounds to 1)7. began on Kasklnoln Juno. 188(1, wont to work In ono month, roKalnadim* full weight In 0 mouths. Qnlnlno did him no «ooU whatever. Mr. Charles llaxtor, architect, 133 K. 128tli St. N. Y., wns ourod by Kasklno of dumb Ji|j»»>'» 3 mouths utter quinine treatment for in yours. Mrs. J. Lawson, 141 llorgen at., Hrookly was cured of malaria and norvoun dyspepsia or many yoarssramlliiK by Kashlno, the (julnlno trontmont having wholly railed. WOT. Jan. la Iliul.Olmplaln Albany r-cnltcn- tlajfy,wr,ltos,that Kasklno hag cured his wire, utter,twenty \yuars sulforlnp from malaria and nervous dyspepsia. Write him lor par- Lottors from tho nbovo persons, Hiving lull details, will foe sent on application. N Knsklno oim bo taken without nuy special medical iidvloo. $1.00 pnrbottlo. Sold by or sent by mall on receipt of price. KASKINE CO., fit Warren St., New York myftdwltn JOHN BAUER, IDKALKR IN AND MANUFAOTDllEH Qlf FURNITURE. SECOND STREET, Opp. City Hall, ALTON, ILL All Mnda of (Ino ana common furalcur constantly on hand. Also undertaker, etc. ' , . , noiKWwlw Cures Neuralgia, Toolhache, Headache, Catarrh, Croup, Sore Throat, RHEUMATISM. Lama Back, Stiff Joints, Sprains, Bruises, Burns,'* Wounds, Old Soros and , , All Aches and PainSo Tho many tomimonlutu rec.utvocl by us moro then provo all wo olnlm for tills valuable remedy. 16 bot only rollovns tlio most aovore pnlim, Due It Cures You. That's the (deaf . Sold by UniifKl'to. SOctn. SuKfi DiHiKtniillcilfroO. (Wdress WIZARD OIL COMPANY CHICAGO-. A. J. HO WELL, ~~ —DEALEIfJi'IK— FURNITURE! A Full and Complete g Stock !TLV ON; HAND. ALT/ OBDEP ' FOB UPHOLSTERING gently liiiii promptly executed. • Belli- Ht,, bet. Third and 'Fourth. —ALSO— IWDE.RTAKER. JtKSJDENUUCOK. STATE A SEVENTH ST3 THE LARGEST AND MOST COMPLETE ASSORTMENT of Cooking Stoves over brought to Alton. BOOK'S I11ULLIANT the BEST GASOLINE STOVE! In the nmrkut, aivves tlino, labor and money. The favorite tiimmiar stove with nl' (housekeepers. All xlzes. Cull and examine, I am also prepared to do Itopllng.GiUtorluff.Spoutlngaiirt i all kinds of Tin AVork, ;•'•', >'•.'• at reusonablo prices. A. J. DEGENHA11DT, MS KA8T SKCOx I) STUKKT, ifirrunoou WKST «i» HKNHY. r __ ___ _ _ UJ»!tU<lwly TAHE ADVANTAGE- Ol? TlfE BOOM. Parties Intending to buy Heal Estate In the city ol Alton or ylolnlty will llnd It to thulr Into^Qst to oal.1. Ht Ihoolllooof Uudcrsliuuson ft |onnt*g and oxumlno tholrllst of properties for B&lo us only a part thereof Is iidvor- apSdwtf _ TAR DID PILES, SALT RHEUM WILSON WHSHBOARDS. Tho«u V 'ittlitioanU ata luiuto vrlth u IStiiil Wuoil rim. TlicBtroug- u>t Ixmr ..1 null butt wiuliori 111 tn« wuiia. 1'or Halo by all OcaUrn. Tiiliunn other. MAUltVMV ilt'F'U CO., tiiivluuiv, Mleltl|;nn, AUOH TRLE8KA.PH. IKnterml M Seconti-omm Matter At the P. O. at Alton, 111.) WKDNE81JAY EVK., MAI' 26. How Mitchell Got Kven with the The immense financial institution that is a Jar™ portion of the wcnlth loft by Mr. Mitoholl was eliart.orvsd by the territorial legislature of Wisconsin na a inert) irisiirjinou i!cmij)any anil was prohibited from exorcising bunking powers. It did a rpguliir banking businoss under various musks, how- over, from tliu lirst, and never did an Insurance, business. Tho canny Scots by whom it was established took no chances. Fire and marine insurance involved risk; a cunsful banking business does not. As .soon as the chnr- aeter of the new corporation became known, the legislature annually attempted lo repeal its charter. In these recurring disputes with the lawmakers, Mr. Mitchell auijulred that wonderful skill in lobby practices which lie often used in defeating adverse legislation on railroad and other subjects. He learned lo know men and how to persuade or drive them into adlierance with his views. He often paid for lobby assistance, and sometimes paid high prices for poor services, Whether" he knew that his money sometimes went into the hands of a member is doubtful— that is, as to exact knowledge. But lie estimated men at about their value, and generally guessed tho probable destination of the funds that lie had invested. The territorial legislatures were cheaply managed, a fow hundred dollars going father than many thousands would now go. He was always in attendance at, Madison when bills to repeal his charter were pending, and ho was well heeled. Once, however, he fooled the hoys. He waited till late in tho session, when the repeal bill had passed one house and was well under way in the other. Ho then took the stage and made the two days' ride to Madison. I5y accident or design ho readied there, cold and shivering, while the house in which the bill was ponding was acting on it in its iinal stages. Ho walked into the center of the chamber, and squared himself with his back to the big stove with which it was wanned. He then unbuttoned his coat and throw it open across his breast, disclosing as if by the merest accident thu stuiVed end of a long, fat pocket-book, from' which the bank notes protruded as if the sum were a large one. He turned around once or twice so that all saw it, when ho sort of shook his coats again together. Winks and signals passed around tho house, and tho bill was ellbcUially killed and tho nails clinched that held its coflin together, while it was too late to introduce another. Seeing the end Mr. Mitchell quietly buttoned up his coat, made a sweeping, bow, as if to say "I'll sec yon later, gentlemen," and loft tho chamber. When, after tho adjournment, his /colons friends sought him ho was gone — back to Milwaukee. "How much did you leave for tho boysV" ho was asked when lie reached home. "Xot a dom'd cent!" was his chuckling roplv. In 1844 Mr. Mitcheirbecame tired of those annual raids on his business, and refused any longer to incur tho labor .and- expense of defeating them. The legislature then passed a hill vcpcivling his charier, but ho gave it no attention. His business was conducted afterward the same as before till tho state banking aet wont into ciVect, in 1852, when tho Wisconsin Marine and Fire •Insurance Company bank was organized under the now law. • i Fancy Clocks. The old Yankee clock-tinker has drifted into New York, and is making fewer acquaintances but moro money than of yore, writes a correspondent of the Indianapolis News. Ono of tho clock experts of tho city, D. W. Bradley by name, left his route in the country, came to the metropolis, and made fefJOO a year winding and repairing the ten tower-clocks then in this city. An ora of competition in clock- winding, as in everything else, struck Now York, and now a dozen men are at it, and now tho old winders, like Mr. Bradley, have gone into tho scr- vico of tho extensive olookmakers at handsome salaries. Two winders have almost a monopoly in tho care of tho many tower-clocks, which they wind once a week, ami they earn their money, for it is hard labor to raise a twolvo-hundred-poiind weight with a thousand or moro turns of a key. Tiffany & Co. employ a cloekmaker to devise curious timepieces, and ho has under him livo men who are busy all tho time winding clocks in private houses, which they visit oneo a week. Some of tho Fifth avenue mansions have from twenty to thirty clocks, from the $1 clock in the servants' room to the f!5,000 timopieuo in tho grand hall. Ten dollars or more a month is paid for this service, and tho winder, who must bo n clock-tinker as well, and koup tho timepieces in order, has a certain day for visiting each house. To do his work without intruding on privacy requires tact. Mr. Bradley Martin, tho millionaire lawyer of New York, has the finest collection of clocks in llio metropolis, although it dors not equal the famous assortment owned by Kdilor George W. Childs, of the Philadelphia, Ledyar, There aro so many clock- fanciers in the country that one New York llrm. hns special olockmakers turning out unique timepieces that average $1,000 apiece in value. The latcHl wrinkle is a clock with no figures on the dinl, each hour being indicated by a grotesque face of distinctive type. It is .somewhat of a novelty on asking the owner of such a clock the time of day to be lolil: "It Is half-past the Indian" (half past 1:2 o'clock), or "A mwrti-r Must tin- iiegni," t; uVlouk indicated by the laughing Klhiopiaii. A cluck of wliifh tlii'iv is (ID counterpart has just been finished for an eccentric Now Yorker, whose hobby is correct time. He was famous for punctuality ill business; in fact, U proved tho foundation of his wealth, and ho has had Till'any's cloekmaker turn him out a tlmoploco worth a mnall fortune. It Is a very plain hall clock, it-s distinctive- foaturu being four pendulums. TliuMt oquallno thu running of thu clock- works BO thftt It kcops correct time. After Now York, Rhode Island and Connecticut buy tho most expensive clocks. Tho professional winders hnvo to make weekly trips to surrounding towns to wind clocks in the homes of rich patrons. A large amount, of capital is invested in electric-clock corporations in tho metropolis. Thero have been half a do/.en or more styles of electric clocks since their manafaetiiro was begun about 1885, ono of tho latest, being a clock of obliging pattern which winds itself, every twelve hours Uy an electric motor. It conies as near perpetual motion as machinery after a fruitless struggle of many years has been able to got. The six big clock factories of tho United States, all of which are in the same suction of Connecticut,, ship immense quantities of clocks from this city to all lands. The Chinese and Japanese nations took to American clocks with great eagerness after tho Centennial, and the manufacturers had to hire natives to paint the dials wUh Chinese or Japanese, characters. The trade suddenly fell oil'and an Investigation revealed n* the cause tho fact that the ingenious Chinese had begun to counterfeit the clocks, and were turning their product out at prices that the American makers couldn't touch, How to Catch Monkeys. A gentleman who returned recently from Aspinwall tells tho following curious story of the manner in which tho natives of tho interior of the Isthmus of Panama capture monkeys: "Almost all the pot monkeys in this country," said ho, "come from Gov- gona, ii small village halfway on the line of the Panama railroad. The inhabitants aro mostly native negroes, for no white man could live in the village a month unless ho drank whisky and took quinine constantly. The surrounding country is swampy and covered with a dense mass of luxuriant •vegetation. At nightfall a thick miasma rises from tho ground and hangs over the forests like a cloud. This place is the monkeys' paradise. They travel through tho forest in troops, going wherever tho king monkey leads. When the natives have been apprised of the presence of a troop they go about warily to capture them. Their plan is a simple ono. A hole is cut in the shell of a cocoanut just largo enough to admit a monkey's unclosed paw. The cocoanut is scooped out and a lump of sugar placed in tho hollow. A string is then attacked to this novel trap and the negroes conceal themselves until the monkeys pass by. Curiosity is one of the chief characteristics of these little creatures, and when they espy tho cocoanut lying upon the ground they come down from the trees and proceed to inspect it carefully. Tho lump of sugar does not long escape their notice, and one of them thrusts a paw through tho aperture to grasp it. With the lump of sugar clasped in his hand he finds it impossible to withdraw it, nor will his greedy nature allow him to abandon his prize. Tho negroes have no difficulty in drawing him nearer and nearer to their ambush, the whole troop scampering madly about him, chattering and gesticulating as only monkeys can. When they have arrived within easy reach a large net is thrown out and they are made prisoners. Twenty or thirty are often caught at one haul. Tho natives sell them to tho employes of the Panama railroad, who in turn dispose of them in the American market/'— New York Mail and .Express. Enjoy Life. • What a truly beautiful world we live in! Nature gives us grandeur of mountains, glens and oceans, and thousands of means of enjoyment. We can desire no bettor when in perfect health; but how often do the majority of people feel like giving it up disheartened, discouraged arjd worn out with disease, when there is no occasion for this feeling, as every sufferer can easily obtain satisfactory proof, that Green's August Flower, will make them froo from disease, as when born. Dyspepsia and Liver Complaint are tho direct causes of seventy-five per cent, of such maladies as Biliousness, Indigestion, Sick Headache, Costiveness, Nervous Prostration, Dizziness of tho Head, Palpitation of the Heart, and other distressing symptoms, i'hreo dosos of August Flower will prove its wonderful effect. Sample bottles, 10 cents. Try it. lay dweow ly IT is related of Henry Ward Beccher that he once jumped from the tram at a way station to got a sandwich for his wife, whose sad and gloomy face attracted the attention of an old lady. The latter approching her said: "cheer up, my dear madam, cheer up. Surely whatever may be y^mr trial, you have cause for groat thankfulness to God who has given you such a kind and attentive son." No wonder Henry once said on a memorable occasion that "Elizabeth was like a slice of the day of judgment." How to Uuln Flesh and and Strength Use after each meal Scott's Knml. sion; it is as palatable as milk and oas- ily digested. Delicate people improve rapidly with its use. For Consumption, Throat affections s and Bronchitis it is unequalled. Dr. Thos. I'rim, Ala., says: "Insert Scott's Emulsion on a child eight months old; lie gained four pounds in a mouth." rawf vvk Ira Two society ladies—"Do you know my dear, that I talk in my sleep P" '•Ho careful, darling—you know bow jealous ho is." "Oh, its all right, dear, they both luivo the same Christum name."— Ex. The Kico Coil Spring puts tho baby to sloop. It settles tho business between the fellow and his girl. She's too happy to say "no" after a half hour's mio lii a bugiry with tho lllce Coil Spring. dwlw Malarial poisons contain the conns of dangerous diseases. If these poisons accumulate in the system Typhoid, Bilious, Intoriuittoiit or Chill Fever Is sure to follow. / yer's Ague Cure is a warranted ) for malaria. ilwlvr Bennett's Wadding Present. Mr. Cavendish Bentinck, whose marriage to Miss Livingston was a Now- port sensation of somo years back, is a bosom friend of Mr. Gordon Bennett. Perhaps tho bosom would not bo as warm to him if Mr. Bonnott know this story: That gentleman on tho occasion of the wedding, purchased at a Newport shop and sent to tho bride and groom two superb umbrella stands. Why bo should regard an umbrella stand as an appropriate wedding gift, is not, exactly elear, but Mr. Bennett has ideas of his own oneo in a while. A conplo *of weeks after the wedding Mr. Cavendish Beutinek stalked into the shop whence Mr. Bennett's gift had come and wanted the. dnalo.r to buy tho stands back. "They are a damned nuisance," ho said, "aVid wo cawn't imxke, any use of them, don't you know. So 1 thawt you might make a cash otVah on them and take them awf our hands." "Well, sir,", replied the urbane shopkeeper, "I'll tell you wluitl'll.do. I'll ask Mr. Bennett, and if he has no objections"— "Bless mo soul!" gasped Mr. Cavendish Bentinck, quite aghast. "That'll uovaw do, don't you know. Gad! nevaw." The stands were afterward sold to a second-hand shop.— London Society. Their Business Booming. Probably no one thing has caused sucli a general revival of trade at K. Marsh's Drug i Store as tho Riving awr.y to his customers of so many free trwl bottles of Dr. King's New Discovery for Consumption. His trade is simply enormous in this very valuable article from tho fact that it always cures and nover disappoints. Coughs, Colds, Asthma, Bronchitis, Croup, and 5 all throat nnd lung disoasas quickly cured. You can test it before buying by getting a trial bottlo free, largo size $1. Every bottle warranted. my 1 d w lui llruco Up. You are feeling depressed, your ap petite is poor, you are bothered with headache, you are tidgetty, nervous", and generally out of sorts, and want to brace up.' Brace up, but not with stimulants, spring medicines, or bitters, which' have for their basis very cheap bad whiskey, and which stimulate you for an hour, and then leave you in worse condition than before. What you want is an alterative that will pnr- ify your blood, start healthy action of Liver and Kidneys, restore your vitality and give renewed health and strength Such a medicine you will find in Electric Bitters, and only 50 cents a bottle at E. Marsh's Drug Store. my 1 dw 1 m jBncKien '8 Arnica Salvo. The Best Salve m tho world for cuts, bruises, sores,u.iers, salt rheum, fever sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains, corns and ail skin eruptions, and positively cures piles, or no pay required. It is guaranttad to give perfect satisfaction, or money refunded. Price 26 cents per box. For sale by E. Marsh, Alton, 111 mch7dwlm THE Baltimore American has discovered ' 'one danger of female suffrage is that the women may want the men to hot them S50 bonnet against §6 ha 1 : on the result." Truly n Household Keinedy. 240 Bedford Av., Brooklyn, N. Y., Mar. 12, 1884.—I have used Allcock's Porous Plasters for the last twenty years. They are truly a householc remedy. If one of my children has a cold and wheezes, I put an Allcock's Porous Plaster on the chest and one between the shoulder blades. If any o: the children have croupy coughs, 01 coughs of any kind, I place the Plaster close up around the throat: tho soothing effect is apparent almost always in twc hours. If they have a disorderec stomach, a Plaster placed just below the chest bones makns digestion perfect in half a day. If there is any looseness of .the bowels, accompanied by coldness cf tho skin, two Allcock's Porous Plasters applied over the stomach cure in from two to livo hours. I notice particularly that these Plasters never abrade the skin or cause the slighosl irritation. From my own experience I know they never fail for rheumatism, pains in the back or lumbago.—C Middlebrook. isAGLis PACKET COMPANY. SPUING ARBANGEMENT The Steamer CD II. LEYUE, Muetor. I E. Ross POWELI , JED. IlLOOii.Olerlra. On and after Monday, Fob. 11, the Spread Ettjjln win run as follows, vizi LEAVING ALTON FOB ST. LOUIS at 7 o'clock a. m.. and St, Louis on return trip at 8 p. m., dally. And leaving Alton for Portage, Jersey Landing. Gratton, and waj points every evening at G :30 o'clock. «S-TUo VPhUtle will be sounded fifteen minutes before starting tot St. Louis. (tTAUKi TO ST. LCOIS, ... HODNO TBIP ... . . 75 TWHNTT 1UDK8 - - 5 00 Q W. HILL, Anont. Fast Freight & Passenger Liu TUB ST. LOUIS AND OENTHAL ILLINOIS It. II. GO'S I'ALAOK 81 KADI Hit J. F. ELLISON, Commander. Bn. ANSIIDT/., | n ,..,,,,- TIIUK DODOK; 1 0) 0''1«On ana after Thurudny.irob. nth, Oninmoiinlnn Monday, April 4th, steamer Hudson wllllonvoHi. Louis lor Alton, Port- ii«o, Jersey, Grufton and all points en St, L. At). 1. H. It., dully, except Sunday, at 8:30 n. iii..urrlvli)KUt Alton at II a. in. Uoturnlni} will leave Alton for St. Louis nt5Mfi p, m, urrlrliiK ut St, Louis at 7:30 In ample time for purtlcH to attend theiitrsa, etc, Parties pur- ohnslns round trip tickets will bu furnlshod state rooms wllhont oxtru cost. Hound trip tickets ol stoiunor Spread Kuala or Hudson winjbo honored by either bout for return poiinuovtniMvlth lastoxpross on St. Louis and Uontrul Illinois Kiillroud for Jersoyvillo, Wu- vorly, BpMiiKllold and all points north and FAUE. To ST. Louis, elnKlo trip, . . . BOC. " " round trip, .... 783. '• " twenty rluo ttckat, , , J8.00 HENUY 0. TATUM, Gen, A«t. Alton. If. A, F181IKK, auii'l MuWor, Joliutf Absolutely Pure. This powder nover varies. A marvel ol purity,' atroiistli wliolosomonoss. Moro eoo- iionilciil than tlio ordinary kinds, and onnnol bo sold In competition with tlio multitude ol low tost, short welBlit, alum phosplmtq now- Uera. SOLD om.,v w OANB. ROYAL UAKINO l'0\VDBHOO. 1 100Wtillst.,N.Y. JnnSdwly WHIPPLE & SMILEY, INSURANCE, REAL ESTATE, & LOAN AGENTS, KKllRESKJmjm THE FOLLOWING First-Class Ins. Co.'s: Ens. Co. of North America; Hartford, Phoenix, Franklin, of Phlladelyhla; German American; North British all( j Mercantile, London; • Com. Union, London; Lancashire, Manchester, Bug.*, Continental; Glrard; | Glens Falls. Ameroau Central; Firemen's Fund, Western Assurance C'o. AND OTHERS: A OABa CAPITA! IN THK AGGBEGATE OP $20,000,000. (VE AfcSO EKPBBabiNT TlfB Mutual Benefit Llio, of Newark, N. J., and Traveler's lafe and Accident Ins. Co..Hartford. Office: Over Alton Nat. Bank, Cor. Third and State sts. For bale ,or jteut. A desirable tenement on liiull street, owned by Mr» S. J.Dutro. Jfor bale Tho late residences of J, i. and W. H. JIHchell, on Mill St., two 011; d best pieces ol residence property in Alton. Tlie property tnown as "The Park, enstoJ above; It lots on Mill and Summit streets, an d u number of ot« in Miller * Mitchell's addition to Alton. Anv or all of above at a grout bargain. wruPPUS & SMILEY. JTor oum. The Moriiman property on State stree In Miller & Mlolielt's add., to Alton, l>f story house, 8 rooms and out-bulMlnus; all In per foot order. Can bo hud at a bargain. WHIPi'LE & S For Sale. A 7-room Inlok dwelling and out uulldtngs on Thlid street, between Ohorry and Vine. WUiri'LK & 8M EY. fur Ileut'. Late residence ot M. J. Noonan on State street, known as tho A. Flatt place. Good 9 room urlak house. In first class repair. WHiri'U! & SMILEY. Jfor Salo. Tho WoodrooJ property, A 2 story frame bouse of 8 rooms, on Fifth and Altop streets, a 4 room frame house on Fifth etrnet. WHIPPLE & SMILEY. JTor Sale. Five building lots on Alby and Market streets, between Tenth and Twelfth streets. WUIPI'LU & SMILEY. For Sale. Lime kiln, In good running order, with tjnarry and 12 acres of land, more or loss, known aa tho Shelly tract. WHIFFLE & SMILEY. For Bent. A two story brick dwelling known aa tho A. Platt homestead; lately put In good repair. f & SMILEY. DtiHlrnblo Itesldeucos for Sale. A two story brlok dwelling on Stato street known as A. Platt hoinostoadi lately put In good repair. A two atory frame dwelling on Main street, nearly now. A two story brick dwelling on Seventh street, all for solo at a sacrifice, owner having decided to cr y*" ' WUIPPLE & SMILEY^ For Sale. Seven lots with, good brlok dwelling and outbuildings, In good repair, In Upper Alton, liosldonceof 0.13. Collins, and known as tho Merrill property. WHIPPLE & SMILEY, Alton, or D. W. Collet. Uppar Alton. Flue Residence fur Sale. Tho late It. DoUow homestead, now owned by M. 11. Underwood, situated on lino of horse railway, In Upper Alton; 11 rooms, butli room, furnace, and good out buildings, two uoros of ground, will bo sold at a bargain. Possession given on completion of sale. WHIPPLE & SMILEY. For Sale. Tho 2-story frame dwelling with 9 rooms Including 7 lots; good barn and fine fiults known us the Nichols homestead, situated on 12th st,, In a dosh'aolo neighborhood. . WHIPPLE A SMILE Y. WM. L. KLUNK UNDERTAKER, '?1ND DKALEU If ."~* Ready-Made CoflBna, Metalio Cases, Caskets And Burial Robes for Lftdloa, Gontlomon mid Ulitiaror. Dffioo and Shop on State street OverEfnrt • Uvory BtfDle. WU1 MWna to Job Worbnud KoDnUlnic Knrnlture. [aft Listen to Your Wife. Tho Munclio'.cr QuA«»Un, Jun« eth, 1683, turn At ono of tlio . " "Window*" looking on the woodland ways I With clumps of rhododendrons and gro&t masses o{ May blossoms III "There was an In. tcrestlng group. It included ono who had boon a ''Cotton spinner," but was now eo Paralyzed I I I That ho could only boar to Ha in a reclining position. This refers to my caso, I was first Attacked twelve j'oare ago with "Locomoter Ataxy" . (A pnrnlytlo illscnsa of hcrvo fibre rnrely o>or cared) ntul was for eovoral yours barely able to get about, And for tho last flvo years not able to atteud to my business, although Jinny tlilnRs luivo boon (lonn f or me. Tho mnt experiment tioliiK Norvo mrotclilnit. Two years »go 1 wnS vutoil Into Uio Homo for Incurables I Hoar Manchester in May, 1882. rer ' I am no "advocate:". "For anything In tho Bliape of patent "Medicines! And made many objections to my dear wlft'g constant 'urging to try Hop Hitters, but finally to pacify her— Consented ! I . I had not q«Uo finished the ' first foottla when I felt a chalice coma over ino. Tills wasSaturday, November (Id. On Sunday morning 1 felt BO Btronjj; I said to tny room coin' panlons. "J was sure I could "Walk I : So started across tho floor and back. I hardly know liuw lo contain niysolf. I wan all over tlio IIDIIHC. I lun-RalnliiK "D'ongtu oncli iluyi nnd cnn walk uulto eafo wltliout any " "Stick!" Or support. . 1 am now at my own lionec, nnd hope soon to bo ahlg to earn my own HvJntf nKiijn. ilmvo boeu a niombcjf of thoMfincticfltor - "Koyttl ExclmnRi. For nearly thirty years, und WBB mo»t heartily congratulated on coins In tlio room on Thursday law. Very itntvfully yours, JOHN l!LMJEinmi<. JIANOIIKBTRII, (Enir.) Dec.24,1888. Two years nucr uui perfectly well, Ono Experience of Many. Having experienced a Croat deal of "Trouble 1" from indigestion, so much so that I ciime near lonllit; my Life I My trouble always canio after eating any food—• However Unlit, And dlgeutlhle, . Tor two or three hours ut a time 1 liail to go through the most Excruciating pains, "And the only way I ever got" "Relief!" "Was by throwing up all tuy stomach contained I I No ono can conceive: the pains that I had to go through, until "AtlastC 1 I -was taken I "So that for three weeks I lay in bed and Could eat nothing I 1 i My sufferings wore BO that I called two doctors to give me uomclliing that would stop the pain. Their efforts were no Good to me. At last 1 heard a good deal "About your Hop Bitters I And determined to trv them." Got a bottle—In four liours I took the contents of Ono / / / / Next day I was out ot bed, and have not seen a "Sick!" Hour, from the same cause, since. I have recommended it to buadreda of others. You have no such "Advocate as 1 am." Quo. KKKDAJ.I., Allston. Boston. Mass. RAILWAY TIME TABI.B. CHICAGO AND ALTON. On and after Sunday, May fist, 18u". train- on the Chicago and Alton railroad, will leav« the Union Depot, Alton, standard time, al follows: For Chicago and tho Bruiti Chicago Mail* 9:00 a.m Chicago Accommodation* 0:00ji. in Lightning Express* 0 :IO p. m Feorla and Rook Island Fust Linot,9,'00 a. m For Jacksonville, Kookuk, Qalnoy, Kan> |«n» City,ami all points west. Kansas City Mall* ... 9:00a.m, Kansas City Express* .-. .... u:10p.m DenverExpresaf.... 7:10p.m. Jacksonville Accommodation!... 7:10 p. in. Vor Ht. Lonln i Lightning Express* 6:46 a. a Chicago Accommodation*. ....... .0 ;SU a. m Alton Sneclalt.....' 12:99 p. ta Kansas City Mall* .....6:40 |>. m Chicago Mallt n:2()p. in 1KAINSLBAVK ST. LOUIS UNION DEPOJ FOK ALTOK. (7 60a.m. (600p.m. •4 BO p. m. *7 M p. m. (8 45 a. in. Sundays only). •Dally rMxcept aunday. 8. D. REBVE, Sup't. St. Jxiula Division 0. Q. N'ORBlfi, Tloltot Aaront. ffALL New and Beautiful Designs Just arrived and arriving for the Spring Trade. WINDOW GLASS i A'Specialty, from Small to Largest Sizes. At tho old reliable HOUSE-PAINTING and DEOOUATING ostabllslnnont of NEFF & OBERMUELL'ER, Fourth, east of Belle st. febll With sliding' Detachatllc Springs. {®-Better titan Whalebone or Moirn,«i£3 and guaranteed never t° break. Price, $1.25. For salo by leading wholesale and retail eitob- lUmneiilg. MAYER, 8TROU3E A CO. 413 Broadway, N, Y., M>niifacturers, 01 A OU W. \Viulilnvtun lit., Ohloogo, III. FELT AND GRAVEL ROOFERS And Douior* In Hooting fflfoterlnlii OurKu- ollltlos lor doing woflcln Alton uro auoh tliut wo.ouu ao tlio very best quality of Folt »m a nival uooilug, tliu same as in uao onuil tho llrst-oluas Uuimiuifs In oiilougo at ft loir- er prlao than Tin or Iron, ana warrant pur roofs for flvo yours, Wo also sell material* wltli full instruotlon how to do till) W>ru or (urntalinti experienced jnRn. —•"«"

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