Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on November 17, 1898 · Page 3
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
November 17, 1898

Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 3

Publication:
Location:
Alton, Illinois
Issue Date:
Thursday, November 17, 1898
Page:
Page 3
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 3 article text (OCR)

Thanksgiving Parties Call for Dancing Slippers. We show pretty styles for La- dies'wear, in Soft Vici Kid, Patent Leather, Satin, Bronze and Undressed Kid. Oxfords, one and two strap and Roman Cross Sandals. Men's Vic! Kid and Patent Leather Shoes and Oxfords. MORRISSEYBROS Retailers of HIGH GRADE Footwear. FOR Saturday and Monday •% We will give 8 per cent discount on all purchases of One Dollar and over. H. T. HIM, 113 W. Third st. Have you Seen the New LARDER STUD It is the best Shirt Stud ever produced Post in center of T back makes it suitable for shirts with either button holes, eyelet holes or a combination >of the two without the annoyance of coming out of shirt or' fear of loss. Only made in 14 kt solid gold, and only can be haa at J. H. 119 West Third Street. ;ag&4K«*ax^^ iwyer & Keiser, Madison Bid*.. Phone 185. *hurtlet1 School ot MUSIC AND ART. UPPER ALTON, ILL. W, D. ARMSTRONG, Director. I First term begins Sept. 22nd. 1898. For hurae In Instrument*! and Vooal Music. Eloou- D and Painting. Sand (or catalogue ?. E. WILKINSON, M. D. PHYSICIAN and SURGEON, Jffico—uor. and and Market sts. Residence—317 Bast xa'h at. i Telephone 205. Residence 1903. HowDoWeDolt? By having Nc Ajfcats. No P«UI«ra, (loMUdKan. , You pay one •mall profit. Ont-bill Saw*. 7 itylea to select from. M5 machine* \v\ onlyUT. Complete . -" with all attaohmenta Erantee. Equal to any machine aold " ts at twice our price. Call and aee i"Drop Head Machine and others .front and Henry at. ,P(JOOD PLOW CO. I Pays to buy the Best. Prlcei Right A Trial Order Coovldce*. ANDERSON, GROCER. I tit. - »3> Union BttMt. Alton Conservatory, Eighth Year. Second Term. Sept. 1st. Music, Art, Elocution, Delsarte and Special Studies. MlSB Alice B. Marsh, Voice and Piano. Seminary street, Upper Alton, Second and Alhy ,ts., Alton, III. R f . l Send for Catalogue, Hard Spring Wheat "Cream of the Earth," »4 00. ALTON ROLLEB MILLING Oo. Don't lose your bearings and go to Belle street when looking for Dorsey Fuel Oo. They have moved to 314 Plasa street. • The contest for the appointment of deputy county clerk for Alton will be a crowded one. No less than three good Republicans are very desirous of being appointed dispenser of marriage licenses here, one of the number being the present official, Squire J. Quartan. City Olerk Bierbaum is spoken of by his friends, and Squire Nathan is engaged in a hustling canvass. The office is worth several hundred dollars a year. Dorsey Fuel Oo. have left Belle street and are now located at 311 Fiasa street. Give them a call. LIndley & Dickinson, uentists, Nis- betl bl ig., opp. Oity Building. LECTURE. Shurtleff School of Music. Mrs. O. B. Bobland will ieotnre on "The Organ and Great Organists," assisted by Mrs. J. P. Wnyte, Mr. L. Wyman and Mr. W. D. Armstrong, Tuesday evening, Nov. 22, at 8 o'clock at tut Upper Alton Baptist church. The lecture Is free and the public invited to attend. So mnon depends upon the purity of the blood that by taking Hood's Sarsftpafllla many different diseases are cured, BY THB TBI.BORAPH PRINTINO COMPANY THURSDAY EVK., NOV. 17; OFFICE: TELEGRAPH BUILDING, CORMIR THIRD AHD PIAIA sr«. THE DAILY TELEORAPfT la deltwed Of carriers to all part* of the olty at Alton, North Alton and Upper Alton, for 10 oenu per week. Mailed to any address at the rate ot CO cents per month. THE TELEGRAPH has the lugeitotroulatloa ot anr paper In Alton, and li the belt medium foradrertlnors. CORKIR THIRD AMD PUSA BTRIITI. TIM HOKI No. M. Odontnnder, for painless extraction. Dr. Rogers, Third street, over Booth's The Woman's Council will bold its next regular meeting tomorrow afternoon with Mrs. Geo. R. Gobancr on Third street. Turkish, Vapor and Plain Baths at Frank Bauer's barber shop, 305 Belle st Chief of Police Kubn returned from Springfield last night where he attended a meeting of the State Association of Chiefs of Police. Redpath Concert Oo. Nov. 30. Contractor Ryan has finished one block of brick paving on Ridge street, and is working hard to finish the street in a week longer time. For Rent—4-room house, cor. 7th and Henry sts.—H. Wm. Bauer. Lieut. Peter Beokman has written home that he has been re-assigned to the 2d Infantry for duty as a surgeon, and is again hard at work. Go to Booth's for Diamonds. Mr. A. Z. T. Hutchinson today receive,1 from the Jr. O. U. A. M., the death benefit for bis son, the late Asa B. Hutoeinsou, who died one month ago. Shampooing and vapor baths new barber shop, A. J. Zaugg, 210 Plasa st The Dominant Ninth concert, the first of the series, will be given Nov. 28. The soloists are Mrs. Buokner and Mrs. Davis, both well known St. Louis vocalists. Qo to Booth's for Sterling silver novelties of all kinds. Oolike & Rust have a large force of men at work on their contract for filling tne trestle across the river over the old slough. The contract is a large one and may take all winter for oom- pletition. Helen Buckley, the well known soprano, Nov. 30, Star Oourse. 'Squire Q.uarton issued a marriage license today to John Rain and Mina Maud Qillham, of Nortb Alton. The young couple will be married this evening at the home of Rev. Walter Bradley in Upper Alton. A load of cow-peas, a new variety of cow feed and the first ever sold on :he Alton market, was sold this morn- ng. Cow-peas is a kind of feed that has in a short time become very popular in this part of the country. "GoTto Booth's for Watches. At a public sale this morning Constable Rose sold a email gasoline aunch under a writ of attachment to A. F. Miller for 856.60. The attachment was taken out by an employe of the owner tor wages due. Every reader of this paper should see the sewing machine advertisement of Hapgood Plow Co. in this issue. It will interest you. Don't fail to hear Arthur Beresford, Nov. 30, at the Temple. An East St. Louis Democratic club has expelled twelve of its members, among whom is Frank B. Bowman, 'or ivoting for Republicans. While ,uat may be political justice, it Is not the best political wisdom. Try Neinlnger's Magnolia and new mproved Fig. Martyn OaldwelPs illness, has become more dangerous and his family bere Is much worried. His illness re ; suited from the grippe, which left a mastoid abscess inside his head. A surgical operation for trephining his skull will be necessary to remove the abscess. The only place to buy Gillesplo Cool is314 Plasa street.—Dorsey Fuel Oo. Gun and lock repairing done by Hnbbel.—Jarrett building, e. 2nd st. MissMollie Loartz of East Fifth street was the recipient of a very pleasant surprise party lost evening. Some 25 persons called, among whom were four vocalists and players who added to the pleasure of the occasion. A bountiful lunch was served. Scott is the busiest tailor in town. Hear the Redpath Oo.Nov. 30 at the Temple. _____ For Rent—Two furnished or unfurnished rooms. Call at 413 east Third/it. Mrs. Julia Martini was treated to a birthday surprise yesterday afternoon by a party consisting of about one dozen of her lady friends who called on her at her home on East Sixth street. The ladles took refreshments and remained until after supper. Buy "LaBelle" The best, (4.00. THE POLITICAL POT In Municipal Affa(r*;Beglfl« to Bubble. Before the county and State elections have ceased to simmer over the political fire, the local municipal pot begins to sputter just a little. Already we hear talk of candidates tor Mayor. Among those who have been mentioned so far is Hon. John W. Cop- plngor, who has a host of friends here who are urging him to permit the use of his name. Another candidate is also named— Mayor Brueggem&nn, His friends and Admirers are urging him to enter the field for & third term. He haa not yet decided what he will do, but in all likelihood if he should decide to do so, he will make separate schools bis platform. Mr. Jos. Holl is also favorably mentioned. He is very popular, and should he become a candidate be would be a hard man to beat. Ex-Alderman Boall Is also mentioned. Mr. Beall Is averse to re-entering political life, and says be la happier attending to his private business than in looking after city affairs. But he has a large array of friends who would be pleased to sec him Mayor. No doubt, in time, there will be others, and possibly no one of the above will feel like sacrificing himself on the altar of municipal affairs, sufficiently, to become a candidate for Mayor next spring. Robt. Kennedy, the youth now in confinement for destroying a special delivery letter entrusted to his caro, is being investigated by the Federal Grand Jury. Deputy Postmaster John Kuhn went to Cairo yesterday to testify before the grand jury. For a good shave, hot and cold bath go to Maul & Hall, Piosa at. Go to M. Moritz's for your collars, 15?, two for 25*, for your cuff a, 26/» per pair. The best for the money. A large number of witnesses were taken to Edwardsvllle, this morning, to testify before the grand jury with respect to several cases of alleged violation of the liquor license law. Two dram shop keepers at Clifton who neglected to take out a license for the sale os intoxicating liquors are being investigated and tbe witnesses consisting of the best known citizens of Alton and vicinity were subpoenaed. Fashionable Millinery. Good work and low prices.—Misses Saucier. An entertainment of anusnai interest to musical people will take|placa in Spalding auditorium Friday evening, Dec. 2, when Mr. Wm. Armstrong, the eminent critic and lecturer, and Miss Bessfe O'Brien, tbe famous young soprano, will occupy the stage. Mr. Armstrong will speak on "Unpub- inhed Interviews with Great Musicians," and Miss O'Brien will render five vocal numbers to illustrate the subject. Dr.A.W.Kne, Dentist, Hpalding bid. Circuit Court. The case of Mary Devine VB. the heirs of Thos. Oostello was tried in he Circuit Court yesterday and taken under advisement. The heirs of Oos- tello sold to O. A. Sohlneter a half nteresii in the homestead occupied by tfrs. Devine. Mrs. Devine claims .hat she never sold her Interest in the house, and tne sale of the home by Oostello was fraudulent. The case of Wm. G Boman vs. A. ?inke was continued until the March term. - "Will Make Dot Skelly Schwettln." Alderman .Weeener's case was not .ried this morning, as it was set. Squire Brandewiede granted a continuance to Tuesday at 1 p. m. Mr. Wegener has retained an attorney and will make the fight of his life against Jr. Sohuelle's prosecution. Mr. Wegener thinks it is Sohuelle's per- leoution and a matter of personal revenge that is being wreaked upon his head, and he says he "will make dot Skelly Ischwetten," The trial will be ,he most, highly interesting incident that has occurred for many months in ,he temple of local justice. Coal. Hard or soft coal at E. J. Lookyer> office at quarries. Telephone 1594 Banner Bargain Month of Fashionable Fall and Winter Woolens. Thoso are price values pjaltWely without n precedent. SUITS TO ORDER. $16 oo to $20.00. This Includes all our fine Fancy Worsteds, Cheviots, Scotch and Casslmeros, In Checks, Plaids and Stripes, Black and Blue Worsteds, Suits to Order $20.00 tO $28.00. These Include all our fine Imported and Domestic woolens as fine as $M. We are heavily over loaded with a big stock of Fall and Winter Woolens snd we must reduce stock to raleo money before Jon. 1st. Tne time to buy Is now. Everything at cost. Call and be convinced. L 0. Brueggeman Tailoring Co. 221 Plasa st. The BOV5 should be kept warm. Take time and come and see what a nice line of oys Suits and Overcoats \ W^an show you. We have them in ages j to 15 years, and all kind of prices. H. M. SeHWEPPE, Third Street eiothier. A GOOD LOT OF THEM. • Ladies' Extra Fine Jackets The CLOTH is Beautiful. The FIT is Perfection. The FINISH is Complete. The garments came in a little late for a Special Sa!e» but we offer them for a few days at the low prices, $10.00, $12.50 and $15.00. There is Something Nice Here for the Buyer. PIERS0N & GflRR O. G ALTOS NAVAL HEROES. Ten More of Them Returned This Morning. On the 6:15 0. &. A. train this morning there arrived ten more of the Alton Naval Reserves, namely: Luke Ohapman, Robt. Dickey, Ohas. Foreman, Bert Hulbert, Aug. F. Bartb, David Young, Ohas. Hagerman, O. Donnelly, Ed. Enapp and A; Jacoby, all from the U. S. S. Newark. Of those Dickey, Foreman and Bartb have been on the Newark since they left here; the others were on the Cincinnati, being transferred about a month ago. With this list, all the Alton boys are at home now who entered the navy except Louis Utt who is on the transport Aberenda, accompanying the [owa and Oregon; Clyde Bnrris and Ohas. Walters, of the Vulcan, and W. F. Sappmgton on the Leyden. All except "Sop" ore expected home in about tbree weeks. Nine members of the Naval Reserves are in the army, namely: Percy Able, Ohas. Hebroke, Peter Beckmann, Obas. Waltrons, O. and A. Hodge, Percy Rice, C. Wiescarger, H. Dudley and H. R. Lemen, BO it will be seen that all our boys are now iome except the twelve here mentioned. The boys were met at the train by Lieut. Grossman, Onus. Gildersleeve and H. D. Williams. The TELEGRAPH joins in a hearty welcome to these young men on their return from their service to the coun- ;ry. They deserve the gratitude of every Altonian and every American. They have rendered splendid service, and are a brave and patriotic company of young men. All honor to Shem. Trees and Plants for Sule. Fruit trees, evergreens, ornamentals and small fruit plants; strawberry plants a specialty. For Bale by WM. JACKSON.Godfrey, 111. Come to uhe Knights of the Maccabees ball Thanksgiving eve, and have a good time. First class orchestra of six pieces. For Rent My 7-room house in Middletown, Steam heat.—U. 8. Nixon. Burlington to Use Alton Bridge. Tbe Burlington freight trains will be run over the Alton bridge again, so it is reported by reliable authority. The Burlington used the Alton bridge one year ago sending much of its freight this way, taking the Big Four at East Alton to make connections with tbe Burlington road. After using the bridge for some time this route was abandoned for the freights temporarily but negotiations are now being completed whereby tbe Alton route will again be taken. Mr. J. E. May, the local superintendent of tbe bridge company, was in St. Louis yesterday conferring with Burlington officials and it is understood that the deal was closed. A new experiment will be tried Buna>y when the new trelght service begins. When the Alton bridge was used at first a plug train was made up to haul the oars from East St. Louis to West Alton and there they were distributed in the local yards. By the new arrangement the freight will be hauled through from East St. Louis to Hannibal. The selection of the Alton bridge route by the Burlington will be a good thing for the bridge. For several mouths past, business on the Alton bridge has been improving so that now the revenue more than pays expenses. With the heavy increase of business consequent of the decision of the Burlington to usa the Alton route will increase tbe business so that it is altogether possible the road will soon be out of tbe hands of a receiver. Mr. May could not be seen In his oilloe today, but the foregoing facts are correct. Trading Mampi After Oct. 1 we will give trading stamps to cash customers. Dorse} FueiOo. Dr. A. O. Barr, dentlsMW W. 3d st Try the Best. "LaBelle," 14.00. Htvd SprtoB WbMI. "dream of the Earth," 14.00. ROLLBB Miuawa Oo. •X^kX-^X 1 * PAUL BROS., Prescription Pharmacy. Pure Drugs and Medicines, Paint, Glass and Oil, Sponges, ChamloB, Toilet Articles. Pine Toilet Soaps. Henry NEW INDUSTRY AT WEST ALTON. Woolen Goods Manufacturing Plant to be Started There. The little village of Went Alton is to bare quite an Industry In a few months If arrangements can be made. Oapt. W. P. LaMothe has received an offer from a St. Louis woolen goods manufacturing Oo. to locate a large plant in the village, provided ground csn be secured. The company la now doing business in St. Louis, but finds the smoke and dust of the city a disadvantage and the cause of much loss in the manufacture of delicate fabrics. West Alton has unrivalled railroad facilities and the plant will be located there providing that Oapt. Lamothe will deed 10 acres of land and a number of building sites to the owners for the erection of buildings. The company proposes to form a little village over there and will build houses for its workmen. Oapt. LaMothe has agreed to donate the land asked for as a bonus, and now the matter of accepting the offer lies with the owners of the manufacturing institution. The woolen goods plant will employ 200 men from the B tart. It now has a contract for a large amount of army supplies and these must be ready by March 1. Should West Alton capture the prize it will be the beginning of her commercial prosperity. Notice of Removal On and after Nov. 14 my office will be in the "Laura" (Postoffloe) building, where I hop* to see my old patrons and as many new ones as may desire my services. * Q. A. McMiLLEN, Dentist. The laales of the Unitarian church will give a supper in the church parlors Friday evening, Nov. 18, from 6 to 8. Oysters, chicken salad, turkey, cranberries, baked beans, brown bread, pineapple ice and cake will be served. Supper 40o, children 25o. Do I like first-class music? Yes. I am going to hear the best that has come to Alton, Nov. 30, by the Bed- path Oo. Don't you miss it. Hard and Soft Coal. Delivered to any part of the city. Telepb.one21.3j _ WM. FBIES. Lester Is the Burglar. Chief of Police Knhn is certain that George Lester, the paroled convict now under arrest, is the man who committed the daring daylight burglaries In Middletown. He tells conflicting stories and accounts so uneat- ixfactorily as to his whereabouts recently that suspicion is much stronger now that be is the man wanted. It was today thought that the plunder not already found could be located but investigation has so far failed to disclose the hiding place. Fresh Baltimore oysters, cranberries and celery just received at Stanton & Yeakers, 2nd and Market. Go to M. MoriU's for your winter headwear. The largest stock and atest styles. __ Have your gun smithing and look repairing done at the old river stand of B. Dorsett. A full line of repairs will be found there at all times, flood work guaranteed.— W. D. Fluent. Investigating Committee at Work. The Investigating committee appointed by the Mayor at the last council meeting to look into the charges that were preferred against Contractor Ryan by Alderman Wegoner and many other property owners, are out on Fifth street this afternoon gather- lag data for a report. Mr. Wegener •ad the signers of the communication to the council charged that concrete and sand were being sparingly used and tho brlok, they oaid, was of the poorest quality. The investigating committee consists of Aldermen Burton, Davis, Wyss, VolliraelH, Fahrlg, Wegener and Day. It will report at the next council meeting as to the truth of the charges. An Important Difference. To make it apparent to thousands who think themselves 111, that they are not afllloted with any disease, but that the system simply needs cleansing, U to bring comfort home to their bearU, as a costive condition la easily cured by using Syrup of Figs. Manufactured by the .California .Fig Syrup do. only, and «°ld by all druggists. New Designs and New Goods. Come and See our New Goods in the following Lines: Eutopian Art Ware, Parisifee Ware, Japanese and French China, Wave Crest Ware and Russian Enamel Goods. Also our elegant stock of Ladies' and Gentlemen's Set Rings which comprises selections from stocks of four of the leading ring manufactures of the country, thus enabling us to secure a greater variety of designs. We have the neatest and largest assortment of^ Rings ever shown in Alton, -- If you want a DIAMOND see us before you buyj>slwe have so<r.e ^oecial offers. E. H. (iOWLDING'SISONS, Alton's Old Reliable Jewv. 7- HOUM. Patronage hangs on a thread; that thread b your satisfaction. Treat you honestly and it's as strong as a cable; abuse your confidence and it may snap like a cobweb. We are striving to build cables; therefore we handle teas and coffees imported by^Chase <S* Sanbortt. This name means a great deal in these days of cheap everything; it is a name 'that brings you a guarantee and satisfaction that no other line of tea and coffee will produce. THOS GOODIE, Agent for CHASE & SANBORN'S Importations. No. 26 West Second st. ;- - Telephone 8? DO YOU KNOW It BECKWITH' Genuine Round Oalk ? U Is the most famous stove on earth! It will burn any kind of fnell It gives more neat! It takes less fuel! It holds lire longer! It will lose more years! It is more cleanly I It gives better satisfaction! It is the most popular! I It has the greatest sale of any heating stove ever model A. L. FLOSS, Third st. opp/Belfe Look at These Prices Granite Stew Pans W " Bread " 10? " Dippers 1<V " Pudding Pans 10? " Buckets 16? Tea Spoons, a sot o? Table Spoons, a set 10? Oil Cloth, per yard 10? Tea Cups and Saucers,a set26,« Lunch Boxes 10? Lunch Baskets — 10? 6 pieces Tea Set W Thread, 3 spools for 10? 7 pieces Berry Set 26? Lamps 5? Embroidery Silk,'a skeins. 5? Stamped doilies for 1? A nice line ot Fancy Skirts. Also ^ Large and Complete • Line of TOYS, all this Year's Stock. H. A. 8ETZ.650B.2dst Our Fall Stock o. Groceries has all been received fresh, and our supply prepared grain foods have arrived, consisting of: Rolled Avena, Cream of Wheat, Oat Meal, Hominy Grits, Farina, Ralston Bkft. Food, Parched Farinose, Purina, ?::uj)ii i'iiifiit Food if. ic'»,'(,, Nu> J. H. BAUMAN, street. - -J • Phone 187

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page