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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 3

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Thanksgiving Parties Call for Dancing Slippers. We show pretty styles fbt La- dies'wear, in Soft Vici Kid, Patent Leather, Satin, Bronze and Undressed Kid. Blr.'tlfB TBLBdRAPN PRiNTtNO COMPANY. FRIDAY BVM., NOV. 18, TELEGRAPH BUILDING, PUIA 8r», Oxfor4s, one and two strap and Roman Cross Sandals. Men's Vici Kid and Patent Leather Shoes and Oxfords. MORRISSEYBROS Retailers of HIGH GRADE Footwear. Oaontunder, for painless extraction, ur. Rogers, Third street, over Booth's Mies Susie KIrby of Jerseyville, la visiting In Upper Alton. The W. M. A. foot ball team will go to Edwardsvllle tomorrow to play the Leclftire Tigers. Miss Ethel Batler, who ban been visiting In Springfield, will return home this evening. The ladles of the M. E. church will serve a business men's dinner and supper Nov. 30, in the church vestry. Finnan Haddie at Goodie's, 30 West Second street. FOR Saturday and Monday 5'tr: g.J=^r- We will give 8 per cent discount on all purchases of One Dollar and over. H. f-LCHNC, 113 W. Third st. Have you Seen the New LARDER STUD it is the best Shirt Stud ever produced. ;-. Post in center of. f back makes it suitable A message was received from Denver to-day stating that the condition of MartynOald well is much improved. Pore Maple flap Syrup] and Back- whept Flour at J. H. Bauman's. The petition for the pardon of Al. bert Oraoey is being quite numerously signed for presentation to the Governor. | Turkish, Vapor and Plain Baths at Frank Bauer's barber shop, 30G Belle st James E. Mulville, the well known contractor of this city, and Anna T. Lockland, of St. Louis, were married In Bt. Louis, yesterday. For Saturday and Monday Bargains see our ad. HAAQEN'S. For Bent—4-room house, cor. 7th and Henry sts.—H. Wm. Bauer. A number of music lovers attended from Alton the Choral-Sjmpony concert in St. Louis, last evening. Mr. F. 8. Boale of this city is a member of the society. Go to Booth's for novelties of all kinds. Sterling silver The 0. & A. is rushing every oar that can be utilized to haul coal to Virden, A long string wa» »ent down from the ehops at Bloomington, yesterday. Oars are being called In from every portion of the toad and all that can be secured from foreign roads are being utilized. Qo to Booth's for Diamonds. Snnrtleff College" foot ball team will play the Rolla Bobool of Mines at Sportsman's P».rk, on Thanksgiving day, to close the season. Both teams are in the pink of condition, and the game will be an Interesting one. The Shnrtleff boys have greatly improved and are now playing In great form. Bny"L»Belle» The best, 14.00. Deputy Postmaster John Kuhnre turned from Cairo this morning where he testified against Robert Kennedy before the United States Grand Jury. The evidence of Kennedy's guilt is BO conclusive that he haa about decided to plead guilty to the charge of steal - ing the special delivery letter entrusted to his care for delivery. The lowest penalty is two years in a federal prison. Fashionable Millinery. Leaders for good work and low prices.—Misses Saucier. The snit^f Ohas. Holden vs. the oily of Alton, was argued before Judge Hartzel of tho Circuit Court in Ed- wardsvllle today, by Mr. L. Davis for Mr. Holden, and Oicy Counselor Baker for the city. The court took the case under advisement. This case Is brought because the Council awarded the contract for printing city bonds for the State street paving to the Sentinel- Democrat, when Mr. Holden was the lowest bidder, for the reason that the latter waa not a union printer. The award, and the ordinance under which it was made, is attacked because of discrimination and because it Is special legislation. A GOOD LOT OF THEM. Ladies' Extra Fine Jackets The CLOTH is The garments came in a the low prices, $10.00, Beautiful. The FIT is Perfection. The FINISH is Complete. little late for a Special Sale, but we offer them for a few days at $12.50 and $15.00. There is Something Nice Here for the Buyer. PIERS0N & 6ARR D. G THE UPPER ALTON BURGLAR. Helen Buckley, the well known soprano, NOV. 30, Star Course. Henry Spaet, John Beruer and Qua Federle returned from a hunt up the river this morning, bringing a ooon, four possums, sixteen rabbits and ,two squirrels. Qo to Booth's for Watches. for shirts with either button hales, eyelet "holes or a" lomblnation >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 Every reader of this paper should see the sewing machine advertisement of Hapgood Flow Oo. in this is- fjae. It will Interest yon. Secretary Dawson, of the Y. M. O. A., is arranging to give a Thanksgiving dinner to boys and men in this oity who are away from their own home. be haa at 119 West Third Street. Alton Conservatory. Glghth Veir, Second Term. Sept. Itt. Try Neinlnger's Magnolia and new improved Pig. Gun and lock repairing done by Hubbel.—•Jarrett building, e. 2nd at. All men are cordially invited to attend the gospel meeting at the Y. M. O. A. tonight led by Dr. Gibson. Meeting will open at 7:30 with song service. The ttth Congressional District. On the vote for State Superintend • ent of Public Instruction, Stnever, the Democratic candidate bad a very email majority la the counties composing the 18th district, over nis Re • publican opponent, Baylies., Here is the vote. For Stiver (Dem) Moultrie, 338 majority; Montgomery, 332 majority; Shelby, 1011 majority; total 1681. For Bayliss (Rep.) Bond, 470 majority; Fayet, 104 majority; Madison, 1082 majorityj^total, 1858. Total Democratic majority In the district 25. On the vote for Congressman Jett Democrat, ran ahead of his ticket 702, receiving a majority of 727 in the district over Johnston Republican. LECTURE. He's a Daring Chap and Cool at a Cacamber.— Lights a Cigar M tho front Porch of the A. E. Mills Resldesce While Departing. MM!C, Art, elocution, Delurte and Studies. . Special Sawyer & Keiser, Madison Bid*., Phone 185. S hurtlett School ot MUSIC AND ART. UPPER ALTON, ILL, W, D. ARMSTRONG, Director. Flnt term begin* Sept. land. 1898. For ooturu In Instrumental tnd Vooal Huilo, Elocution and Palntlof. Bend Car oaulocue (J. B. WILKINSON, M. D. PHYSICIAN and SURGEON, Office—uor. and and Market sts. Residence—317 Bait lain at. Oiflce Telephone 305. Residence 1903, Equal to any machine sold gb agenta at twice our prloo. Call and eee luuUotae Drop Head Machine and others t the offlo* Front tod Henry st HAPOOOD PLOW CO. How Do We Dolt? By having You pay one iinall profit; Otfhalf San*. 7 itj-le« to aelcot from. 145 maoblner with all attachments It Pays to buy the Best. lestOMto. Prices Want A Trial Order Coavlaces. T. M. ANDERSON, GROCER. PbM* 17*. - M» Un'»» Ulss Alice E. Marsh, Voice and Piano. Seminary atreet, Upper Alton, R. C. MILLS, Bend tor Catalogue. Second and Alb *ts.. Alton, Iby III. The New Chief of Police. The interest among those who are likely to be favorably considered when a successor of Chief of Police Kubn is appointed, is at a fever heat, (Japt. Ben Allen of the night police, George Russell and Henry Spaet are spoken of and it is almost certain that one of the three will be chosen. Captain Alien stands a goo'd chance because of bis seniority. The other two are considered because of their efficiency, notwithstanding short service. Come to the Knights of the Maccabees ball Thanksgiving eve, and have a good time. First class orchestra of six pieces. _ __' Dr. A. O.Barr, dentist, US W. 3d st Try the Best, "LaBelle," 94.00. The special committee of the council to investigate the Fifth street paving did not investigate yesterday. Some of the members of the committee failed to appear and the members who were present decided to postpone the Investigation to Saturday afternoon. •Scott la the busiest tailor in town. The only place to buy Gillosple Coat 18814 Plata street.—Doreey Fuel Co. Hard Snrlag Wheat. "Cream of the Earth," «4.00. ALTON ROLLER MILLING Co. . for Rent. My 7-room house in Middletown, Steam beat.-U. S. Nixon. Officer Ooleman interrupted a plundering river rat last night who was stealing lumber from a pile at Mr. Will Gerhardt'a new house on Mill street. The thief escaped. For a good shave, hot and cold bath go to Maul & Hall, Piasa st. A home talent concert and farce will be given by St. Caeoilla's Philharmonic Society and Young Ladies' Sodality Sunday and Monday evenings in St, Mary's school, at Third and Henry streets. Dorsey Fuel Oo. have left Belle street and are now located at 314 Piasa street. CM ve them a call. Secretary of State Rose has issued a special copy of the Thanksgiving proclamation of Governor Tanner, bearing the great seal of State. Copies are being mailed to nil the newspapers in the State. Dress Goods Bargains for Saturday and Monday. 38 inch Vellour, Green and Cardinal, 38 inch mixture Sapphire, Navy Green Goods, worth 50j» for 87 f. 36 inch Stevens flannel only 15 f. Black Brocades, 39, 50 and 87*. Fancy skirt linings half price. We have a display of flue jackets #10 to 815. Shurtleff School of Music. Mrs. U. B. Rob land will lecture on "The Organ and Great Organiste," assisted by Mrs. J. P. Whyte, Mr. L. Wyman and Mr. W. D. Armstrong, Tuesday evening, Nov. 22, at 8 o'clock at the Upper Alton Baptist church. The lecture Is free and the public invited to attend. Death of George Cartwrlght. George Oartwright died at 9 o'clock this morning at his home on Maple avenue In Upper Alton, aged 77 years, after a long illness. Mr. Cartwright was one of the oldest residents of Madison county, having lived in this vicinity for over forty years. He was very successful in farming and some years ago .he retired from active pursuits and settled down to enjoy the fruits of his years of labor. He settled in Upper Alton about four years ago, where he lived with bis wife, bis companion of many years, until the time of his death. He was born iu Yorkshire, England, January 11,1821. He came to America and Alton in 1841 and settled In Madison county, where he has since lived, with the exception of a few years in Maoonpiu county. He was one of the substantial farmers of the aounty, A widow and six children survive him: Wmj B., Henry M., John R. gOartwrigbt, Mrs. George Burton, |Misses Hannah aud Lizzie Oartwright. The Upper Alton burglar Is a cool chap and he is well up in his business. He's no ordinary housebreaker, but a very dangerous man and a fellow who would be well placed if he should at last find himself behind prison gates. He was abroad in Upper Alton last night and his trail of early morr*<ng depredations was through three houses hi the village. He visited the home of Mr. A. E. Mills at about 4 o'clock ibis morning. If the Mills'had possessed some shooting irons the burglar might have ended his career there, but the revolver waa missing and there was no ammunition In the house for the shotgun. Mrs. Mills was waked at 4 o'clock by a noise In her room. At first she lay quiet thinking it was a member of tha fam ily, but she at last became alarmed and called Mr. Mills, telling him she thought some one was in the bouse. The burglar here displayed that quality of nerve that makes heroes of some men in proper employment. "Keep Btlll,' 1 he ordered, "there'oa burglar in the house." Mrs. Mills did keep still and the nocturnal prowler went on about his business. He took threa overcoats, a gold watch, and a pocket book containing a small amount of money. Then he started to leave the bouse. Mr. Mills arose to follow him but not having a revolver he could do nothing and was forced to stand at the window and watch the bold, bad burglar calmly light a cigar on the front porch and walk away as though hia business ID the Mills house was the most legitimate in the world. The burglar attempted to enter the homes of Joseph Bverson and Robert Hamilton, but in both cases was frightened off. PAUL BROS., Prescription Pharmacy. Pure Drugs and Medicines, Paint, Glass and Oil, Sponfeg, CbamioB, Toilet Articles. Fine Toilet Soaps. Henry and Second THE ALTON WOOLEN MILL. "" Missouri Woolea MHHsg Ctopaay Waits Start lip la tke Old Mill. to Coil. Hard or soft coal at E. J. Lookyer^a office at quarries. Telephone 1594 The ladies 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. Sapper Me, children 26o. Lindley & Dickinson, uentleta, Nlc- bett bldg., opp. City Building. Mr. John Rain end Misa Maud Gillham, of North Alton, were united in marriage last evening by Rev. W. H. Bradley at hla home in Upper Alton. Mr. and Mrs. Rain were driven to their home In North Alton where a wedding supper was served. For Rent— Two furnished or unfurnished rooms. Call at 413 east Thlrd.st. Abbie S , the two years old child of Mr. and Mrs. 0. E. Taylor of Apple and Second street, died Wednesday night and was shipped to Munole, lad., Thursday night for interment. The parents accompanied the body. 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 oil times. Good work guaranteed.—W. D. Fluent. Banner Bargain Month of Fashionable Pall and Winter Woolens. Those are prloo values positively without n precedent. SUITS TO ORDER. $16 oo to $20.00. Thli Includes all our fine Fancy Worsteds, CheTlota, Hootch and Causlraeros, In Chocka, Plaids and Stripes. Black and Blue Worsteds, Suits to Order $20.00 to $28.00. These Include all our fine Imported and Do- rnontlo woolens as flne a» IM. We are heavily over loaded with a big stuck of Fall and Winter Woolens tnd we must reduce stock to raise money before Jan. 1st. The time to buy Is now. Everything at oost. Call and be convinced. L 0. Brueggeman Tailoring Co. 221 Plasa et. The BOYS should be kept warm. Take time and come and see what a nice line of Boys Suits and Overcoats We can show you. We have them in .ages j to 15 years, and all kind of prices. H. M. SeHWEPPE, Third Street Clothier. ! Chief of Police Kulm "Remembered." In recognition of his Invariable courtesy and consideration to the newspaper reporters and correspondents of Alton,Sheriff elect Kuhn was presented with a handsome revolver last evening by the representatives of the local newspapers.. The boys have always heH a kindly regard for Alton's best Chief of Police, because of his willingness to keep them informed and the cheerful manner in which he gave out any information he could safely tell. The reporters and correspondents determined that a slight testimonial of the esteem In which he is held should be given him ax an expression of appreciation. The chief ot Alton's police has not carried a good revolver for some time, a fact emphasized on two occasions. Once when he was in a tight place with burglars when Officer Budde and himself were shot, and again when he dropped his pistol on the floor, receiving the ball in his knee by the discharge. The boya heard that the Sheriff-elect waa intending to buy a revolver in keeping with the dignity of his office so they conspired to forestall him. Five reporters and the Qlobe-Democrat correspondent gathered at the police station last night at 0 o'clock, but the Chief of Police and Sheriff-elect waa out hunting for evildoers, ignorant of the fact that con* aplratord were waiting for his return. One ot the crowd waa aent after him and he Drought It he Ohlef back with the message that aome one waa waiting for him with important buaiueai. When Chief of Police Kuhn arrived, Mr. L. D, Yager of the Globe-Democrat who had been selected to apeak for the reporters,addressed a few remarks to him, thanking him for past favors, and aaylng as he preaented the revolver that it it a token of esteem and appreciation and expressed the hop e that he would and it ready always to defend himself In time of need. The Chief of Police waa taken by aurprlBe completely, but with great composure he received it and thanked his friends for the remembrance. The revolver la a 38-calibre, hammerleai, blued steel Smith & Wesson. It la the finest that can be bought in a good serviceable revolver, and liaa aafety appliances that make accidental din- charge impossible. The new Sheriff will nud It a handy thing when he takes bla office. In last evening's TELEOBAPH It waa published that a St. Lonia woolen mill company had about decided to locate at West Alton, and there build a large plant foi the manufacture of woolen cloth. Later developements are that tho St. Lonia company, or the Misaon ri Woolen Milling Co., as it la known, la after the Alton Woolen Mill property, and is very anxious to get It. The only hope that West Alton can have for securing the mill ia that the negotiations for the purchase of the Alton property may fall through. The owners of the mill have been corresponding with the prospective purchasers and arrangements are about closed. The prospective purchasers of the mill requre that Alton capitalists take 95,000 in stock in the plant to increase local interest in it, so .they say. However, it la reasonably certain that the stock will be subscribed and In a few days or a week the details of the bargain will have been attended to and the final decision of the prospective buyers will be made. The old woolen mill property la just what the St. Louis company needs and the members of the firm do not conceal their eagerness to take It at the price offered, providing they can arrange details satisfactorily. _ Helen Buckley, soprano. Mary Louise Clay, contralto. Wm. n. Rieger, tenor. Arthur Bereaford. baas. Adolph Roaenbeoker, violinist. Hugo Frey, accompanist. Reopa New Designs and New Goods. Come and See oar New Goods In the following Lines: Eutopian Art Ware, Pa ri si fee 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 buyl'as'we have sbrr* soecial offers. E. H. GfjCLSI!«VSiSONS, Alton's Old Reliable Jewelry opatb Grand Concert Co., Star Course, Nov. 30. Notice of Removal On and after Nov. 14 my office will be In the "Laura" (Poufcoffloe) building, where I hope to eee my old patrons and aa many new ones aa may desire my services. G. A. McMiLLEN, Dentist. The School Case. The case of Allan Bibb vs. the Olty of Alton, was up for trial before the Circuit Court today. Messrs. Baker and McQlnnla of Alton, and Travona and Warnock, of EdwardBville, represented the city. Ool. J. J. Brenholt, of Alton, and John M. Palmer, Jr., of Springfield, were tbeattorneya for the plaintiffs. Gen. Palmer, owj Ing to Blight indisposition, was unable to be present today. The attorneys for the defendants presented affidavits to the court asking for a continuance to the next term of court. The points ia the affidavits were argued by the defendant's attorneys forjoon tin nance and by Col. Brenbolt and Mr. Palmer against continuance. 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 6y~*Chase <fi>» Sanborn. 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 Oa? Ii la the most famous stove on earth 1 It will burn any kind of fuel! It gives more beatl It takes leas fuell It holds fire longer! It will last more years 1 It IB more cleanly 1 It gives better satisfaction! It is the moat popular I It haa the greatest sale of any heating stove ever made I A. L. FLOSS, Third st. opp/Belle Look at These Prices Do I like first-class music? Yea. I am going to bear the best that baa come to Alton, Nov. 30, by the Bed- path Co. Don't you miss it. Shampooing and vapor baths new barber shop, A. J. Zaugg, 210 Piaaaat Ui/d Sprlag Wheat "dream of the Earth," «4.00. AI/TON BOWBB Miwura (Jo, Don't lose your bearings and go to Belle street wh,en looking for Donwy Pu010o, They have moved to 814 Hard aid Soft Coal. Delivered to any part of the city. TelephoneJU3. WM. PKIKB. Fresh Baltimore oysters, cranberries and celery just received at Stanton & Yeakere, 2nd and Market. tester Is the Man. George Lester, the negro paroled convict, seems to be in for an increase to the term in the penitentiary he now haa hanging over him. He has been positively Identified aa the man who entered the Stelnhelmer and Stewart homes in Middletown last Monday. Mra. Bteinheimer aaya be ia the guilty [man without any doubt. Lester waa seen prowling about the neighborhood that morning by several persona and they also will swear to bis identity. The accused burglar waa to have been given • hearing thia morning but at hia request hla case was continued to Monday. Granite Stew Pans 10 -f " Bread " Wf " Dippers io/ " Pudding Pans i<y " Buckets 16? Tea Spoons, a aet of Table Spoons, a aet I0f Oil Oloth, per yard W? Tea Onps aud 8auoera,a set26j» Lunch Boxes Wf Lunch Basket* 10f 0 pieoea Tea Set 36/ Thread, 3 spools for lOf 7 pieces Berry Set 26^ Lamps of Embroidery SUk£2 akelnt. 6f Stamped dollies for \f A nice line ot Fancy Skirts. Also a Large and Complete,Line of TOYS, all this Year's Stock. H. A. BETZ.650B.2dsl Our Fall Stock o. Groceries Difference. To make it apparent to thousands who think themaelvea ill, that they are not afflicted with any dlaeasAbnt that the eyatem simply needs ofiuu- Ing, U to bring comfort home totthelr heart*, M a costive condition IB easily oared by using Syrup of Fige, Manufactured by the lOallforol* (Fig Syrup Oo. only, rad aold by «JJ draggiit*. haa all been received fretb, and oar supply prepared grain food* nave arrived, consisting of: Rolled Avena, Cream of Wheat, Oat Meal, Hominy (Mis, Farina, Ralston Blcft. Food, Parched Farinose, Purina, PettJjohn Breakfast Food | AUMAN, Phone

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