The Dallas Daily Herald. (Dallas, Tex.), Vol. 28, No. 73, Ed. 1 Sunday, February 20, 1881 Page: 2 of 8
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TIIE DALLAS nEHALD. SUNDAY MORNING. FEKRUaK 20 1831.
NTAiE rKKSt KEVIKW.
1 he l'iVaburg Ma:n it rajsei an Inlercstirg
q iK ion in too 'o liwing:
Thorevi'ida'atutesof the s'.ate of Texas
reipiiro that all olllcors escopt members of
th l ji'iHt(itur be commissioned by the ov-
crtor but behVe the cummiwion shall be
Lued k ri c.f S3 niut bo pitid the secrjiiiry
of thn stain which ahull ennutitute rt pait l
the fl oral revenue. Offlvo thousand olii-
ecru elec-nl left November only two thou-
sand ami Ik'tv-four have paid this fee and
b'en ciMiiiuivtl. Are thoy legally qual-
This ia the law and why is It not enforced?
There aro toe many interests at stake in this
malti r to lot ll pass off so loosely. Suppose
MheriQ' has not paid the $2 and bcon cora
missioned by ihfl governor and in the course
ol' hit duty Mtorapts to arrest a man
who resists and kills tbo slorill' and
pleads that tbo sheriff w.u not I
legal officer not having been commls-ioned
or the sherilf kills the man ard this pi 'aded
against him? What will tho .wilt b ;? Or
upposo a district Jurljjo has not been cour
missioned what .flbct wi!'. it have upon
Judgments rendorod by him? What will the
effect be as to utknowlodu-?io::ts takon to
doels mid timllar pipers by a work not com'
mi83ionod'f Either enforcothis Iftw or lot it bo
Tho lirrnbam Banner manifests to a slight
degree a foaling of tlipgust at tho defeat in
the Immature of the constitutional amend-
merit relative lo Immigration and says:
Thi joint rosoiiiticn amnd.'n; the imiiii-
gration elnuo in the constitution was on
Tiii'Mlny d'ifoated in both houses of the lw-
Isla'tire". In bulb hnuais there were innjor-
il ids in fivnr of tlio amendment but tnorn
Was not a two thirds m jorily couiie(iieiilly
tn reseUilien ws ionl. l'hu legislature wn
only required" to su'met the an'' udnmiit to a
VOtllof tho People WlHI WOllld tllCtll oU'uS
have oVid d tlm ju .-.tiim bu1 they liiibd
oven to it i Ihi.-i and now it will be said in
other stat.w that the p-i li of Tinas do nut
want immiKratiuii. It is now to lato to
reined v tlio umIiit tho legislature bases-pm-stl
i(Mi!f ou tlu proposition and tho ox-
prvri.oti 14 final those who vi ted f.gd'iBt
lubTiiltini; tho ninond-m-nt will ro before the
people un their recarJ. If their constitu-
ents approve of tluir notions thny may bo
re-oiuuli'd; if not Uioy will stay nt homo and
more progressiva in.-n will supply thoir
Kvory paper in tho slato not wedded to
ruossbaekism and that can boo tho liht of
the cl-aniiirs from ttio Jungles of back woods-
ism ouht to turn its batteries looso upon
those anto-daluvitui members who voted
against this aniendiiiniit. They probably
thought they wore doiti a very wise tiling
and wnru sincere io their convictions but
thtt doesn't iiolp thi m a."ir any. The ai-o
is lo i pneoisiva and the noods of Toms too
pressint; for tbo pmplo to nllord lo send men
to tti" legislature who cannot comprehend
what they oujlit 1 1 do. I'no world it full of
Coinplioent woll-me.ti.in conscientious
mn who will never put a river iiBre with
tho iinimmsity of liuiir intellects but there is
no reas m why they sli iu'd ho seloctoi to 1111
important portions of Uu-i'..
'i'he Hh iruun Chr micio po.ds a nolo of
iminuntio'i in lhufollowinf:
Thi b id pun. b W.v h is not bwn repealed
by "Ur l 'i;iUt ir ; noiih .r haj it boon re-
pealed by tii.i Mil.ion keujior.t We venluro
the asserit'in that a pual hn-i.'t hoeii hiiard
frmt tun music boxej Hi Tex ts f ir lo these
Toe piople have appealod to tho legisla-
ture to do away with tii s ii-Uiss statute pro-
vision but th bo lv sje'in t know moro
than thepooplu aMii it has p iid no attention
so far 1 1 tbe di m u d.
The Corsioana Ob'ervar In. let pays 8in-
tor Mtrtin of Navarro a meriuul tribute for
the good sonsi he nhowi in supporting the
bill to advorliu in t ie paoers sheriffs' sales
ml prol a'e ordois and s.ijs:
Hon. Marion Mnrtm of ibis sona'-orial
dis'.riit hn introdueeit a bill bi tho senate
to amnnd the civil uude n m to make it ob-
liga ury on enmw otliiials lo alvnrtise
turced silos and other proceedings. This is
cirumly a gmd bill. Tncisaiuis of dollars
have been lost to the stale ami to individuals
from forced s ilea thit w ire not uronorlv ad.
vended but wero k;ion only to few speo-
uia .ors wuo maon u a nu'inoiis lo waten out
for suet stliia. We buiiove tnat every forced
sale of whatever Wriptlon should be ad-
vertised in the newninrs b iomim the pub-
lie bnik to them tor such information. We
aro gUl 'hat our ablo seiutor li al va to tho
bos 's uitoreMls ol too sua 1 and hisconslit
One luminous sona'.or opposed the mnas-
uro and urges thtt it will only boneli tbe
nowspapjrs. Astronomy teacbos m that the
FleUdet onoo nuinbareil seven but that for
soini lonturies ons hM boon lost. Wonder
if the w tndurer has returned ?
"An Englishman traveling in t'an Uuited
Stab's and pjrticuUrly in Toxa cooking
formation upon a variety of point including
tbe ma mors and cut'oms of the soulhprn
poop e" wnlti to tho Saa Antonio Express
for lufonnationas to the tna'.raentof nogroes
by southern paoplo and tho Kiprois gives
him the following fair truo railhful Btato
A more thorough study of tho' south and
of southern soutliuonu will (how our friend
Uitt the typical southerner in na'.uro is not
tbo typical southerner of the liuriot lleeaher
Blows proauctloo; tUat tho negro in thesoulh
has more ohaiices for advancement.
Dotu polincai and Bnanoial than the
negro in tne norm; that there are to day more
colored oillce-holdors lawyers and ministers
within the limits of tbe late slave stales than
there are to bo found in the nnuhllian tt
of the north; in short that the rainnral
tion of tho south is much better than that of
ma raco in me norm. n wii flmiml
..UiH tieii existing bctwun tho former slave
ud nil tormer master that both n ilea ran.
ognir.e and respeal the new rrlations tbey
bear to nach other and that tbe rights of
tho colored people are far more uronirl
maintaiood in tbe south than tliev are in the
north. These are tne I acts be ill learn by
personal investigation and study among the
people of the south but he will never learn
these facta if he roller on inimical novelists
or tbe radical press or the north.
Tbe Waco Examiner favors tbe proposed
cbnnge of the time of holding genoral oloo
tons in this state to a day dillamnt from con
gretsional elections and gives tbe following
truthful itatement of facts embodying Its
Masons for desitlng the change:
The federal courts can have no control
over our slate elections but their juii. diction
does not extend over congressional election!
and if the two are hold at tbe same time
there is a clasb of Interests since tbo super'
visors or marshals will nocossarilv exercise a
supervision over the state elections if they
are held on tho'same day. Now sinco this is
the case experience has totigbt that tbero
are political spoiliators and place-seekers
who do not hesitate to inaugurate wholesalo
political p-?rs(ie.iitious by fale swearing Bud
other pernicious means by width numbers
of our bo.'t oitixena nro brought into the fed
eral courts on trumped-up cbarg sof ilici'
vi.tinn. "tnimir them uniiec T.s irv troiib'e
and eipenso. it is an undisputed fact th it
this branch of tho government nas oeeu
largely used for oppression and to sitisly tbo
greed of officials. The records of the federal
courts in Texas will show that tboimandu of
our best citizens have bouu thus annoyed and
oppressed. The lines in these ws have
usually beon nominal "a aoiiar anu anus
tho "coati" constituting the main leaiure
that being not the ends of justice but tho
end of tbe prosecution viz : Tbe p requisites
Tbe felrr.d court in north Texai unoer
Judge A. P. McOormiik is an exception to
tho charges of the Examinor wo aro happy
The Mor m Sitoek In Wlerel (
Ureiler the nivlileada-A Ntuck
Kzrlmnsro WSn-re Both Ilia
Kiiffr ""'I Heller
rei tlieNew York Hun.
''This is the age of enterprise" said Uncle
Rufus Uatch ol Wall strcot halunlay
ovealng. "New projects aro put on foot
ovnry day Bnd many of them walk plump
into the bll'eetions of tbe people without any
eertiflcate of cbaractor. On lhursday af-
ninoii a wrulern gn'lonin:i ir.teri slid in
io riiiaing of cattle made n a ne.'l prop
ositmn. At urA I thouglit. it fctj.ur.l put 0..
reds lion it appeared to lo nwr sour. I Mia-
anj'.hing tint hai fafl'ii under my nyo tirien
tbo l)o!re luillti aril btnr.i were driven
ro a So'iiinon'i lotup'o. Ho proposo.l to
ra'i.ia $IO0OOOt) more or lo.'a and t'evete it
to the railing of catllnon tlia plains beyond
the Misrouri river lb; said that bo ceuld
secure a range fiOO miles square ami with a
winking capital of $10.000 000 bo could
stock it with a million herd of cattle. With
proper earo tbey would squaro root them
selves ovory four years and within five
yours pay at least CO per con t. prollt. lie
thought that in time the dividends would
surpafs tUos i of nny mining company ever
ala.ted. 'Now Hufus' said bo 'I want vou
to drop your Westorn Union tuit and lake
hold of this Colorado cow cue'
"1 told him that my time was full v oi
cupied with art mtuic and flnaneo and I
teared that 1 could ro1 eivo Ins company the
attention required lie urged inn to stop
leacmng ly uouiu ido an u' making
money cline my schoul tnovo west Mi l
give my full Bitention to bis cat'!" project.
I was about to refuse when tho oarnestnnss
and app"rent sincerity of Iht; man made mo
hesitate. I began to red iet. A vast sen ' no
(lowly unfolded itielf in my mind Is.iw
that all the caltlo in tbo United Ht.ites from
Mahio to Mexico anil trom I'riti.Mi Oilnrn-
biato Klorida could be corralled on this
big ranch in Colorado. It might require
$100000000 of capital but it waa a magnif-
icent pn jtx'l.-nnd one which would readily
commend itself to the public. With homo
enterprise and tho aid of the Amsterdam
and other Dutch the capital cou'd bo caadr
raised and the stuck tnken up. A ilrt
mortgage bond might be issued yearly on
the calves and divided among the home
trustees. The Dutch directors would l o
Sitirfltwl wi'h a second mortgage on the
cows. A third issun i f dofcrred mortgage
bonds might bo distributed among the boe.a
lido stood holders and a blank it isortgngo
on the bu'ls of Wall stioit could beoll'nio l
to tbe lambs.
The inoro l touglit of it." continued
Undo lluius "tho more immeiiro the thing
became. One big point was Unit it vr.iuld
require no legislative enactment to imvcaHO
the slock of the company for tbo slock
wouiu nniurauy iiicrimne oi lueiu anu more
remarkable still increase the dividends in
proportion. Of course to please leading
(ml. a lodges of the fupreiiio court miglit
lus'jty the incroaw under tho consolidation
act ol I97U and the act attording facilities
for the ineree-o of stock passed by tho leg-
islature of 1871; but whilo thus plowing tho
Hulls the decision would have no injurious
effect to tho original stock holders.
"Une moro mature relection. Bid Unclo
Kufus "I thought it would bo far better to
start with a capital ot at loa.it S oOO.WO 000.
for the gra.ing lands west of tho Missouri
aro very dry and afford little or no facilities
lor watering stock. And then again the
legal technicalities could possibly beiliscoV'
ored by ex judges and othor eminent law-
yors whiih would compel tho courts to fur
nish waler. Consequently wlulo our slock
was doubling and quadrupling itself our
capital must remain the samo. in otlior
words we would be constantly i'leroasinu
our stock without increasing our capital.
'Nor is ttua IMo only advance to be
oStuined" Uncle Hufus continued. 'To
secure troigbts for thoir roads Jay Gould's
railroad companies would gladly jump al
an opportunity to givo tUeir bonds m ox
cnangeioroiirsioen. inis would givo us
the oppartunlty oT tho century. Wo would
establish a Btoek oxchanga whore both
buyer and sober would make money with'
out paying SSIO.OOO a year for standing
room. And then again our extra stock
dividends would be Buro to attract general
attention although to be euro n company
that can't bear an extra dividend either in
stocks or bonds ain't much of a company
to day. If tbe waVir in Wall street could
only be used to irrigate the western plains
what a glorious country this would bo 1
Paul IbyU-n's missing a niagnillcant chance.
If be'd come back from South America
as soon as possible and appear cn Wall
street in his rubber suit he'd make a for-
tune. Tbe time is rapidly approaching
when many a Wall stroot Uuaucir will want
ono of those self-same suits. They'll coil at
a big premium before long. The flood is
coming and ovory man caught without a
life preserver will got drowned. Some'
philanthropic shipbuilder ought to lav the
keel for an ark Immediately. Tbero will be
a greater rush for passage tfcan thero was
la tbo days of Noah. Tho Iron titoauiboat
company will undoubtedly save some
livos but there's plonty of room for an
Weaver far 1HH4.
Don. Weaver predicts that thero will be
no democratic candidate for the presidency
in 1884. "Thore will be only two candidatos
In the Held" be says "the republican or
strong government candidate and the
greenback candidate." And h expects le'
greenbacker to win. Weaver also predicted
last summer that he wouiu do easily elected
lie was going to carry six eouthorn and
eight northern states and throw the election
into tbe house whore his friond Da La
Malyr of Indianapolis held the balanoe of
power and would elect him. Weaver it a
great proptot and comet of a race soen
ITonr u tciiialo hUrMir l'rcj(l
An adr.iit fouia o sh arper with a negro ac
complice has been practicing a decidedly
taking fraud with considerable euceosa on
storekeepers in the fi'y during the past
throe weeks. To what oxtont tba couplo
havo carried thoir crimes is not known but
tbreo easos allowing the plan of operation
havo boon made public. The woman drosses
ia tho costliest attire is rather small slightly
built and baa the manners and carriago of
one well bred llor accomplice is a quiet
well fed negro who paasos current as her
rrachman Bnd plays bis part with fluttering
Tlio ilrst ropor'sl appearance of this tricky
couple was to weeks ago when the woman-
unaccompanied entered tun children a car
riiigo store of M. D. Hhill No. l.Oii'J Chest
nut street bho askod to be shown a ctacb
and whilo looking over tho stock gave the
i ;nnnetor to understand that sue was a Airs.
'Morris" and that her husband waa engaged
in tho iron businoss in Ktenmond. one sc'
looted a carriaire the price of which was$:i5
and said she would cull or' send for it the
next day when the bill would be pi id. Two
days after the colored man put ia un niv-enr-ancowith
a noto bearing lha prmt.xl oeud:
"J. P. Morris Company Port llicbmo! u Iron
Works" and road:
M. 1). Mini!..
Dkah Sir Ploase givo tbo bearer carriage
order d by Mra. Morris. Inclosed llnd des k
lor AikuowlaUgn nnd oluigo. lies-
poet fully Mils. J. P. Mokuim Jtt.
Tho colored man aaid bo had come to town'
in the Ocriiuiulowu carriage but that the
axle h id broken and that be was oomplk A
o come for tho coach on loot. The article
w.is luriifd over to him and tlio ncxtday the
check whs returned as worthless. WIjOii tho
letter lev! was tliown to Mr. Morris uf I'ort
Hichnn.i d tea" gentlenum s.d.lU'd .Mr. Mull
lli-.i a vi ry nht.Ttt fcmalo In.d swindled him
Tho biltur-boud was uutrly a l'tc sixiilo ol'
that in I'to by tholirni but the laiUnlj of Jlr.
Morris uro " J. T " and tlio trickster h;ul cin-
Nunc days laUr ihu sumo wt' man bud cn-
dcAvorod to obtain a lur ca;;e at a stoto on
Arch stniet above Kigbtii but failed.
Un Saturday moruinj ltst eho tripp d
lightly up lo the vulvei counter of La lioutil-
!ier lir.nhoru' store (i-10 Chestnut street and
selected several samples of black silk velvet
and departed saying she would make a se-
lection and return in tho afternoon. Al
about 3 o'cloek the trusty negro put in an
appearanco with a letter stating the sample
of goodit required and a chock for
flOa 5 to moil tho ; ciet. Tho or-
der was llllcd and tho check
turned over to Mr. llobert lloutillier
who observing that it bore tho signature of a
thoroughly reliable enstomer took it for
granted tlmt it was all right and accepted it.
On rollui tion botvovor he concladed todo-
livf r the goods by one of bis nion and bo
informed tho negro who departed. The.
address given was a house on liroad street
below spruce. When the store attendant
voa 'lied lha residency h found the colored
mn wailing for bun and apparently about
enuring tba bouse lie tuld the purtor he
would relieve biia of the package and the
goods weio tutnod over lo him. That nigttl
tlio check was lound lo bo worthless and
inquiry a' tho house on llroa l stroot dis-
close 1 tba fact that no such woman lived
Thny are making Mr. Colliding and Mr
Ch -stiir A. Arthur vory uncomfortable ovor
a disagreeable and apparently reliable re-
port that the republican vice-president elect
was not born in tbe United Hiatus but in
Canada and is therefore ineligible to bis
office. It would bo loo bad after all tbe
trouble Conklirif bad in rohuking llayes and
"vindicating" bis New York frionds by tho
nomination and election ot Arthur if some
Hayes or Oar Held man or worse still some
copperhead democrat should preside over
the senate for tho next four years. Hence
the anxiety this matter is causing them aid
tho cllorts thny are making to huih it up.
Uf courao in doini; so they are resorting to a
?ood deal of hard lying as Fremont and bis
riends had to do during tho campaign of
1801 in order to clear up a report that he
was a foreigner and the olTsprini; of a French
dancing master. But this reportsoems to be
so well founded that an Investigation is to
be had and the indications are that it will
It is not olien that enotliocr.of high grade
loses his seat because of his want ot citizen-
ship. The most notable iaslanco we can ro-
call is the caso of Mr. Albert Gallatin whose
seat in the sonato was vacated by a resolution
in 17113 because this eminent statesman bad
not been a citizen of tho United Slates for
tbo timo required by tbe constitution.
If Mr. Arthur is rjected his place will havo
to be tilled by the pre.'ideul pro tern of the
senate. As Ju.liro Tburman retires a new
one must bo elected. Thoy are already can-
vasing the suh)o:t. The un-ce-tuuty
of the position of certain
leiinters rondors it ditlicult to dotermine
wtucu party would be seuiossful in such a
contest. Tho majority too would be smallor
than on ordinary questions sinco the nom-
inee would hardly vole for himself. Porhnps
they might take to Judge Davis or O.neral
Mabone in order to securo him to one side or
tho other. Tbe democrats Boom disposed
to give it to a southern man and talk of
liaard Lamar and Garland. Thoy would
talk of Beck also but be too is a foreignor.
Tbe oflice as it sh mid seem is not a vory
diisirablo tne. The vice-president is always
regarded at Wasniagton as a ugum-nead lo
he tired at by senatorial oratory when in the
chair and be treated with senatorial indif-
ferenco when out of it. Nor does the pros-
dwnt pro tent succeed permanently to the
presidency of the Uuitd Slate in case of
death or resignation. In that event he holds
only until a new election can be held.
Uenco nobody cures to hold it IWe do not
think tlat Mr. UaiHard or Mr. Southard or
M r. Mar gum or Mr. King or Mr. might all
of whom held the office for a long time
when tharo was no vice-presldont living over
sot aiuciunaluv-upoa it.
In llrhnlf of the Jewi. .
Upon the bill requesting the exercise of
the high olllcwi of the United States in bohalf
of the oppressed Jews of tbe Gorman en
piro Representative Woois of Kaufman
Mr SrcAKcn As a member of the com
mitlee on federal rotations I beg leave to say
that I cannot approve of the report of the
committee. I care not what has been the
religion of the Jew. I am one sir that will
always raise my voice and hand to help the
oppressed and down-trodden of anv country
This government was founded upon the great
principles of mercy as woll as liberty and I
nope the time will never come when
the rspresentativos In this hall will rofiuo to
sond tho rswoot worts of friendship to the
oppressed of any land. Uow wa iL.'sir. with
our Texan lathers In those days whoa the
in ruling scenes oi me Alamo ana Ban Jacinto
were boinc enacted t Tbov. sir. were about
to be crushed and their energiei forever
lost because as tbey thought no word of
sympathy sod of help would ever come from
the proud nntion over wuicn loo stars and
stripes waved; but sir the people of the
slaves ono by one gavo cxpretion to feel
ings or eympa'.ny toward our Ulnars and
their holy causa of liberty nnd in time the
Kreat powsrs of the federal
government were brought to
bear for the cause of free government and
Texas to-day is a shiuirg Biar in Amoiican
Did not the government at Washington
in 18'Jil go to tne rescue of the Grecian em-
pire and save them from almost total anni
hilation? I .ot history answer. Did not tbe
government interctda lor K jssulh. and sue
cel? Then sir let us do all in our power to
ameliorate the depressed condition of these
people who to-day wander up and down the
earth without a nation that holds out a
pittying band toward them. Let us remember
that Ood in bis marry and wisdom directed
olner nations who took cbtb of us
in tho hour of nend. To pass this resolution
is to do right and I for one will give it mv
earnest support. Let us be faithful to our
country and to the principles upon which
our government was founded; and if bo the
judgment of mankind will be that we did not
falter when duty called us to act for the good
or tne numan lamuy.
PoiHoneil by PsiNlnga N1hiii.
Keeno (N II.) Seutmel.
Wo hear of a young man belonging in tills
city who baa roceatly boon quite sevaroly
poisonod by corrosive sublimate contained in
tho mucilage upon postage stamps which he
moistened with his tongue as he stuck thorn
upon some 200 envelopes. The poi.son had
been taken in sufficient quantities to produce
violent pains in the abdomen nnd limbs and
other symptoms ot ((into an alarming nature
Wa iiolicvo tho your g man was connncd lo
lis bed for Borne daya.
A I urioii fasti.
. Chicago Fob. 10. Judito Gardner of '.!
superior court rcndi.r I an inl rccii :r A i-
c'ui n in a suit entitled Wallace vs. Vi'nllaco
iuvolvina; the r;i;ht id' nil illruitiiuato duuph'
tor to ono tbiid of tbe Into oVLn S. Wal-
la e's ettato valued at $;;00000. Tho l'-icis
in tho c.wo MA ns follow.': In 1H John ?.
Wallsco lived in Valparaiso Indiana where
he lifetime intimate with a girl
in his family named Jano Slovor.
Tho next jenr a child was born who
lived in tne family until sho married and he-
cauma.Mrs. itippleye. In 1S58 Mr. Wal-
lace's flrnl wife died lie married again and
by his second wife had a daughter named
Frank. The second wife dying ho married a
third timo and had a son" whose ramo is
John S. and who is tho complainant. Mr.
Wallace and his third wilb were divoreod
and in 1H7S ho died leaving a largo fortune.
Mr. Lord was appointed guardian for tlio
infant son and tlio bill for a portion was
tiled anainst Frank his half-sister. Frank
had decreed to Mrs. llappleye one-sixth
pail ol'hor father's estate to be taken out of
ncr snare should sho bo decreed an heir.
Frank Hied nn answer to the bill settini? un
that Mrs. Kappleyo was a party to tho Ml.
Tho latter came in and filed a cross bill
asking that one-third tho ostato bo decreed
to her. The minor. John S.. doniod the
claim while Fraii the half-sister. admitted
it. iho facts wore iiudisimted that Mrs.
llappleye w.vi called bv bor father's name.
anil ttmt eho was recognized as his child.
She claimed a thare in tlm otate on tho
round of havirg boon adopted bv the de
ceased and thai by contract with her
mother before her birth sho was to have
one-third of tho estate. The court held that
there was no l.'-tl adon'ion. but that there
was satisfactory testimony to tho c fleet that
there was a valid agreement between tho ltn
John S. Wallace hud tho child's mother to
ivn tho delendnnt a share in tbe estate.
'here had also been a part performance of
the agreement on the part of the lather and
llioreforo it could bo enforocd in a court of
cqui'.y. Tho court granted a decree ot par-
tition giving Mrs llapployo ono-third of the
Chicago Feb. 19. Health Commtsionor
De Wolf says that small- ox was epidemic
in this city. Within tho last 48 hours U
new cases have boon reported and thore are
no less than 60 cases within the precincts of
the city. Tho dieaso has been moro or less
pravalout bi re all winter but until hvtt Sun-
day no general apprehension waa toll. The
disease has been spread oxtonsively by people
who have concealed its existence in their
families in violation of tho city ordinance.
Ono man was fined $25 for this ollenao to-
day. I'rahliie'a l.ntcat l ap lure.
Cartilage Mo. Ftb. 19. Iav Kennedy
one of tbo loaders of tho mob wlio fired into
tho train on tho Arkansas branch near
Washburn in December wis brought to this
city yosterJay from Hairy county bv Frank
Jtrskino private detective fcr tho St. Louis
A San Francisco railway company and
lodgd in jail. He will ba examined before
the United States comia'cwionor to-iuorrow
charged with obstructing tlio mails.
A llrHuo Nwept Altar
Chiesgo Feb. 19. Tbe Evening Journal's
La Salle (111.) special Bays that last
Thursday night one portion of U.ick Island
bridge here m swept away by the ice and
men wamr mamng it iniposnhlo for
taains to cross. The piasoneers and bati'sce
were transtorrod. Tho peoplo living on the
flats above hero have removed to hiirb
ground the houses nnd barns boing sub
Clevoland O. Feb. 19. General Garflold
msdo a statement this week that ho had made
no pledges in regard to any appointment in
his csbinet to anybody in the whole country.
He has rocoived thousands of applications
ior oiiice waicn ne nas mod lor reference at
tho proper time.
Doi'l purchase your clothing bofore cra-
ning the prices at A. & E. Mittenthal's.
Now is tho time to Rot your money back.
Valentines at cost this week only. Mason
L. E. Curtis jowelor.
George hotel building
olry carefully repaired.
7U Main street. St
Watches and Jew-
Globe Mills for snicos and dnitv fresh
roas'od coffees of the fliiost flavor ana dual-
uy. a; josepn aiomczor s.
ThsmpsoB's Tbenlra. .
Prices reduced to suit the times 18 26
ana ou cenu.
Tou will fladanythinggoodand nio e In ho
eating lino at low prices at Josoph Mone-
Mt's Timothy xi 10.
Messrs. Mn-odith Bros. corner ol Svca
more and Main street? keep one ot tbo
cosiest saloons In the city dispensing the
beat of liquors and cigars. The 'Twin
Brothers" stands unexcelled by any In the
Are pni iisg Mpt'clstl AUeulioti io mtIEi:i 1ST
H'craton rcKiuiiig in the Iiiicr-ior vrlto uUIi
ia isieir line ruu rely upou
ntreliil Kelt ruoji ol nil tavwrs.
C ocks Spectacles and Fancy Articles
Mo Jewelry Horme In (he Month lina n berelecllon.
Our Btork la Inmegm
BRIDAL PRESENTS A SPECIALTY
We aro prepared to do Watch and Jewelry Repairing
v in all branches; aiso Engraving.
tJ-Orilsrn by limit will receive prompt attrition ami satisfaction guaranteed .fj
614 MAIN ST.. - OALLAS.
s:-:w iti.r.AN ATr.uTisi:ni-:9iTH
lit I C'iiii'ielelet St. New Orleans.
Siu-leiilR iionrd nt l lie CoU've. tVrite for clr-
(.idiir4 bte.loi. W. I'.I.ACKM AN.
Or. Ill Oleliru
J futoiil urilcliil I.cm i
'4Aftll Anna have all luomolioi
the :i;ilnr.l limbs. 1'uiieet
Hilt tftrueUen In nil cum-h or no pay.
l'rlr.e-j rt.ilui'.etl. Sute liuillfeeturel'K
lor Maiuiial ijoniMleriito MuMleia 'ol
LoulKlmui. A. McliKUMOn Man-
lirnuliircr.Nu. l.vi CiUnp al. S O.
There ta a well-known principle in animal
pliysaloloRy doit no vital action ean ta'oi
exe.fp through the agency of the nerveus -Icin.
1the nerve jiowcrln any orno Is wtiili-
enwl then that ovtaa ia weak. There Is arum.
ely n tha reJM'h of all one that baa .-itoc.1 me
tert for over half a ceutnry. Dr. Rlrd's
Vllnl lleatoratlve has lieen acuiMnheil and In-
itorHiHl by the Aeadteity f AtedleUi) In 1'arU
aa an Irifnlisnle apeulile for the almv ceniAins
uo vhoinnorotm eanttiarto. or other ixilhone
la linrely Vexetahlr prrKiueiujc no renctn.i
fttoi Is poniiAtiiU In e:Te'C; l a toKar-voaieu
pui. annean lie nart oi ijevaaer A Co ill Ola
ue Illchellau 1'Ailt (France) or of Ir. 8.
Urowu HiMiwMiond proprietory Addrt4s
lloom Id World Hulldlnir.. York. None gen-
ulna without the Blk'unmre of H. II. SUei'iiuiiicl
on the aide of ech lxu.i nend for estalOKiie;
hox often ptlta SI hoi of 1 lie. aetl ty mail
upon racali'tof prlo. Sold by nil l)riiKlH
Pnria .Inlv la i.nt:i-!ii Kue de la l'alx-Out
of .'II I lul.ieulK were cured wlthl ;i davs.
US In al week h'JI hetweea twi nud three
mouths two bsiween the and alx nienths 1
in nine months. un m. i'hi.kiuokii.
Medlclnde la Hospital Charily.
St. I.oiiIk April S ltwi.
1 iirdneen Imnotant for a number of years.
whan I conuueiued to take Klcorria V ial Ite-
Btoialive. VTiihin threa uitutha I l'oiuul my
self suddenly renterad to my lorniar liealtlilul
MKOr and the cure low been trinauent.
.f. R. VlCKST
I know air. Vlueant. whoae name ia a'.Kiipd
to the nhove vnllleale. lie la a I'len-I of
iiilue ami I Know tne raclMtoheSa he uua
atat'd ihain. J. M. v Ann
Proprietor Urand Central nnd Knropaun
NOTICIt la hfrehv Iflven flint T. A. Smith
of St Louis and It. I. De Linger ot New
York are no lone-T lUitliorUed to net as
HfenlH lor Klcord'a Hal Kettointlvu.
A format ngent of mine of New York la now
nuveriiHiiiK a Hpnvitiua imuniion or thec.ele-
t'rateil I r . Itloonl'a VltM lie toretlVf umlor
the eMtimed mime --f Hr. Itlcnrd'a Ka.ura'lvu
I'IIIh. To Uei-flve the puhllo tlie l-ptl-moi-.liiH
of Dm. It. Rla- clurd C l;hevller
Peritioi-d l!iinil Kir 'I humpnon are o pied
frein my eireelnrH. Artk yonr driiitfNt lor
Utcord's Vllal lleternlive. 'l'hs ftenuino c:m
he had of W. H How 11 Itro. DriiKirUU ee7
Klin s.reot Diillftft. TejHS
. IIIMWN MUKSMKOD M. D.
Uaneral Aireut for the United Mutes and
fou Hi America.
Send mamp for deaorlntlv Circular.
CURES SURF. TllltOiaS.
SCIIOTT'S UAIBVUO BTRtT
8CH0TF8 HAHKIKU SYEU1"
CUKES ASTHMA. .
CORKS 1WCIP1ENT CONSUMPTION
SCHOTT'S lUXJtUKa S1BIT
CURES WHOOPING COUUlt.
PRICE FIFTY CENTS.
Dr M. M. NEWS0M
Oflioo Cornor Main and Lamar
Rosidonoo 312 Griffin Btroot
A Mill El .
pi exmuioii and
THORN & HIMINS
se de.v rrsv.efiioi New York Cltv and ear)
v ex.. I.oiiIb inukl.iu a giienltiliv of the
Reeds. V. ice I.Iki hi iii on aoiillcuie;
in-rel nlleia '!.'.) :m oil f'.vi'lr'li Ai
T.vv. n Av-tnii!
IS.dtm I. en-els
iii'i Main st.
anU Kallnie.ii IvacIt.
'V 1iicm of OrriHitiur:
D-'lass liC5 Feb. 1. cl ien yr1 Feb. 17
f-'Cls loS March 5. Clasa leVii luurahij
I ONLY 25000 TICKETS.
Jl PHI ht r TICKKTS: Whole
i .hiilf l;i. qwiti e I-7 twnctletha U.
;iortlcllis.$l. M INU1X UKUANilA.
I'W f 'nuiiinin M . N' v o .r.ri. 1in
This la the only Lottery ever voted on hy the
pi-opls of n stnti.. and under a line 'incision ol
the U. W. Hupreiiie Court at WashliiEton Is
tlm only I.egnl Lottery now in the United
SIiiUh all oilier dinners liuvlrii? heen re-
pealed or luivliiK no existence A siilendld
oininrtiiuity lo win a forluue. drtted dieirlbu
mm i.uisi ii ai svw ur emu. I nesdnv
Miircli H ihhl. l-.'oth Monthly Urawlui
LoulslanitStitto Lottery Cosapaiiy
TnlB luxlUnflon waa ri'irnlnriv hu'.nrrtrinltul
hy the l.cltflstureor the .Stele f"r ivlm.utlonal
ftndl lmrilnl.il- pinvceis In lja for the term of
iweniv-nve ypnrii.le which contrnei the Inviola-
ble fiilth of theSiatb Is pledged which pledga hits
been renewed hv iiuoverwhi Luioi popidurvntu
seuirln? its iVahelilae In the new coiixtltutlnn
aihipted December 2d A. l. Id71 with it euiil-
tal of liSiiW.e to which It tins nhiee nddi a
reserve fund of $1WI0. 11b Urand single Num-
ber distribution will take plaue uieulhlv nn Ihe
Hecnnd'lueoday. It never neftb a ir liuatiiones.
Look ul thr lollowuijc lumilbutiim:
CAPITAL I'UIZK i.(K.
HHI.OWI Tickets ut l'wo Dollam each. Hall
list or riuzas:
1 CAPITiL PRIZE
1 Ceplliil l'rlze
J aplial Prl.e
Hi Prizes nr MSI
Iisi Prises nl leo
ym lrnes of W
ai Prizes if )
Ins) PrlMof 10 .'
jrrnniuTloil P8iza ; '
0 Appmxliiiallon prizes of t.i'Si
!l Aiiprojimsilanprisfsof intl...
II Approximation nrlios of b
1.N57 Prizes aioennt'iil to mi0M0
llespniialbleeorrrspnndlnir atrenlH wanted a I
all points lo whom liharal coinp-nsutiou will
ha (mid. ror further Information . write
claarly Klvlru roll andrens. s. nd orders by
exuraseor registered letter or monoy order bj
mall Ii ldresned only to
M A. UAUPli.rl. cw Orleans La.
N. B. All enrrrar 3 uente should be wllh
M. A. Dauphin as etinv In all enaea the
tickets thouiaelvas are Hem Hud never circu
lars ouerinii oertillcates or tuvthini? else In-
siead. Any one trooilii
oiler r- yiliiua
else by circular or othemlsi
half or tint of the eempnnv It
All our Orand Kxtrvirnln
under tne supervision o U n
Kurd and .tnlml A. K.irlv
HUiUWu. Whole tlckelail 1.
in 1 -1 11. :i be-
1 i 11 v kb ai e
O. T. Keaur&-
TRIED BY FiitlE!
. 1)ai.i.aa .Tamiary 10 1861.
L. T. Novks hj Houston. Texas:
I lake pleasure In lnlomilmi von that Ihe
Miinher 1 Sale Hold me by your liyeni Mr. J.
w . Dims soma lime ulnce pieserv.nl Its eon-
Mi incomplete. The papers were linlinpalved
nnd nome llfly dollnrs In bllla nnd Miverwere
as brlijlu us when pinned lo tne cash vaqlt. I
eiiiiiidor tne tet a Rood one as ilia block of
inilldlnits on south slilo of Kim siruet where
my honse was located were entirely destroy
ed on Friday nlnlit dannary Hlh. Iho'T
liamlli) as nialtwl whie.a will require
repluciim. I Bhall rr-pamt lie sale lor
cimliniial use. The nrnmlcnl laatof the l)le-
boid Saf and Lock Co.'s Klre Proof fnfes as a
positive prelection 1 am nnwi liuppy 10 uo-
knowledge. Very truly
K. C Truffle
Tienlson Februmv 12. 'SKI.
L. 1. Noyrs Ks.. Uaneral Ak nt dlebold
Safe nnd Leek Lonipany :
Dear Sir. Wa take pleaanre in Inlorrnln?
yon Hint Ihe Number 14 IMe'.old Knie pur-
chiised fnun you vas in tlie tir- on ti o niirb . o(
Februarr aih. leal whleh e.i-ueod ;ir iwo-
storv b'lok etore andth" rl.iie.uiio h k The
safe Tall with tho llmir Into i . cellar In
which was stored an iiumen-e -tn k of bicoi
lar.- oil and sucn he.ry uu I Iniliiminable
siHids where It runa'tiHi ior roriv-elght
h'.urs nr.d wis n wli.te hti-ii when dr. KKcd
cnt Irom tlm rtilns. On oieninir th 1 sale
some hours ter wo found nil oir bookn
rapara anil money In a pereot slate of ores r-
vatleu. Wa reify nlo)4(i Die Uleold Safe
and want another as soon na e run open our
new atom. I send sample of money taken out
or tliB safe nnd will nead some pairs tliat
werelnlt. The ss lews will slilp to yoa as a
sample so joa can show what the biebold
Safe will do.
Vary resneetfnlly ymira
Waiii Kukiin A Co
Wholesale Grocers danisou Texas.
SEEDS ! PLANTS!
Fifteen varieties of vesetable seeds or 28
varieties of flower seeds by mall (post paid)
for one dollar. AIbo a splendid assortment
of Plants Hlmibs Roses eto. Prices low.
Bend for what yon want for your gardens to
E. BAKER Heetlaiuan and Florlat
Mo. U Camp Street New Orleans.
Itoardlng house rentrallv located dolnira
good onsiiieaa.aboiit thirty boartlrrs. 'Will sell
chwip lor cash on account of sickness In fain
Uy. inquire for parlloulari at the Herald
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