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i ENQUIRER-SUN COLUMBUS, GEORGIA, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31, 18^0. STABUBHKD £h 1828, bates of SUBSCRIPTION ;u ENQUIRER-SUN, published every day ex- „p» Mon lay. 1* mailed PO«W«e paid t nJaUi, $8 » yew, “>'i proportion*!, ratee lor VkEKLY ENQUIHEEbSUK. a hamfcmme dint nags paper, contains the cream o f J-h® Si t’i £« .K.K.1M ^SffSsS^ssai^r erf m a premium Hi it* combiuation with the ff. V. Voice a beautiful oil ©opy of the famous ?/»»' BiBKiW.'wmm writing to bare the address 8 heir paper changed, should also state the Hx^idis'o Notices, per line nonpareil, each in- •rtlon 10 cents. KuueralNotices.fi. l’be SUNDAY ENQUlRER-bUN, e ght pages, matalas m*"V special features of gre l , “jT» s, 1 iidid paper. It anil be erved sub- iflrtbarg b? inail at $1.50 a year. °rhe iVKKivl.V ENyUIKKR-SCN Is ,.at advertising medium anil is extensive,? used *T Northern adVertisert. by .vircacru a.ivor ubcib. r ADTsaTisasssTs, Wants, For oale To ^et, rts. 1 oeut a wor I each insertion, pajabh. to ad JSSis. Per square (one inch), $1 first insertion. Special rate for display and long tune advertise- ionmpsxcAT1QS8 should be addressed the T ‘ B. H. RICHARDSON, K.iitor and Manager. "notice. Parties visiting Atlanta will find the Columbus Knquikek-SuN on sale at Jno. M. Miller’s, under the opera house on Marietta street. tf Index to Ne/v Advertisements. J.OHt—Black Fur (Jape. For Kent—N.ce Five-room House. Administrator’s Sale—John F.Orr. Dissolution Notice—i'almer & ltoby. Wanted -To Take Bookkeeping Lessons. (Jar-load Bananas—California Fruit Store. Ordinance Fixing Dray and Ketail License. White Sliad, Snappeis, Oysters-Wm. l ioinas. 'jo Physicians and Alidwivcs—Wiley V\ llliams. Leather Holiday Gojds— Wakefield’^ Pharmacy. WKATHKK PROBABILITIES. WASHINGTON, Dec. 30.—Indications for Georgiaa.* Warmer, fair, southerly winds. Alabama and Mississippi: Warmer, fair, southerly winds. JdiilJMliUA, GA., DSC. 31. l«W. IMPORTANT TO SUBSCRIBERS IN ARREARS. Parties in the city who are in arrears for theirsubscriptions to the Daily Enq.jikeh- Sun, and who desire to receive the paper after the first of January, are requested to settle their accounts before that date. This is essential to the proper conduct of busi ness, and the necessity of it is apparent to every reasonable man. People do not expect their clothers, grocers, or butchers, or shoe dealers, to furnish them articles they may desire month after month without payment, and the same rule applies to newspapers. Every account due should be settled up before the open ing of a new year. We cannot afford to furnish the paper for nothing. There are but comparatively few o? our subscribers in arrears now, and we are desirous of starting the New Year with all subscrip tions settled to date, and hence this no tice. We propose to give gratis to every sub scriber, who pays in advance for the com ing year, a complete novel by some well- known author the first of every month, making twelve novels for the year. These novels will appear in book form as a sup plement to the Enquibkr-Sun, and will only be presented to subscribers who are clear on the books for the year 1891. If the collector fails to see you on his rounds please call at the office and settle. The Eufaula Times is ripping mad be cause an advertising agency firm made it an offer to publish a lot of advertisements at about cne-sixth its regular rates, allow the agents 25 per cent commission and take the balance out in trade. Our esteemed contemporary should not lose his temper. He should have rolled the letter making this proposition into a taper and used it to light his fragrant Havana. This is the way to treat such cheeky propositions. The Times is right in advising its State contemporaries to spurn this advertising. The country press would be a great deal better off if a little independence were ex ercised in this matter. They should estab lish a fair rate for advertising and stick to it. The Savannah Council lias made her people happy by a reduction of taxes. The tax on banks has been reduced from 8 250 to $50, the wholesaler's tax from $175 to $150, aud the retailers from $40 to $30. The total reductions in specific taxes amounts to about $15,000. In addition to this, the Savannah Council has increased the salaries of the principal city officers from $150 to $300. Evidently Savannah feels prosperous and has a good surplus on hand. At the charity doll show in New York, a doll dressed by Mrs. Cleveland sold at auc tion for $115, while one dressed by Mrs. Harrison fetched $100. This is a pointer as showing the estimation in which the ex- l’resident’s wife is held. There never was a more popular mistress of the White House than charming Mrs. Cleveland. Georgia orators, when they are sum moned across Mason aud Dixon's line to the banquet halls of the effete North, should be careful to supply the home news paper? with advanced proofs of their forth coming eloquent remarks, so as to avoid any possible misunderstanding as to what they really say abroad. The chicken roost on the premises of the chief of police of Atlanta is uot a sere place for the operations of prowling dar keys. Emanuel Blalock verified this fact the other night at the cost of his life. Alaska is not on the market, but it is said that a syndicate of solid citizeus of that far-off territory are willing to give Uncle Sam $14,000,000 in $20 gold pieces for the whole tract. An ex-Zulu chief, who has been one of the attractions in a Cincinnati dime mus es n has, just been identified as Michael Dooley. The suggestion of the Enquirer-Sun iu regard to Columbus being made a signal station is generally approved. Let the move be made. The Council will settle down to a discus sion of the tax ordinance for '91 at the next regular meeting. Break off all your bad habits today, and he in trim to commence the New Year aright. The Board of Trade banquet is the laing. Good-bye 1890. WAR AGAINST PENSION SHARKS. When it dawns on the old soldiers who are on the government pension rolls, that the Republican party has maintained a system that has permitted claim agents to absorb the enormous sum of $37,000,000 in fees, with $21,000,000 still in sight for them on pending claims, there ought to be a revolution that will everlastingly smash what remains of the party of public plun der. The greatest burdens have been im posed upon the people in the name of the old soldier, but the pension shark has been the sleek beneficiary. The millions absorbed by these agents are paid by the people, and yet the people owe nothing to the sharks who have been permitted by the Republican party to stand between the government and its pensioners. Down with them! We are glad to see that, the public sentiment is becoming aroused on this question, and Congress, under pres sure, is talking about reducing the fees of the pension attorneys. But why not put a stop to the fees altogether? Why should it be necessary for the claimant to pay a middle man to collect his pension from the government? Let the pension bureau be reorganized and the whole system revised so that whatever pension is rightfully due, it will be paid the claimant without toll the sharks. THE DANA JOKE. NEW MAGAZINES. The New York Herald is amusing itself at the expense of E litor Dana, of the Sun, by urging the election of that gentleman to the United States Senate. It is a joke which the general public, doubtless, en joys fully as much as does the Herald. Possibly Editor Dana is the only one who takes it seriously, but, as the new Senator from New York will be a Democrat, the Sun Chief has about as good a chance to sit in the Senate chamber as the late Sit ting Bull, and the latter's chance may b regarded as quite slim, under all the cir cumstances. For some years, Dana’s De mocracy has been iu bady odor, and we fail to detect any recent symptoms of im provement. No alleged Democrat who has ever championed such a person as Beast Butler for the Presidency and sup ported him against the parly nominee, can ever hope to be fully forgiven or reinstated. Dana has committed other sins against the party, hut this was the unpardonable. In the meantime, there is no objection to the Herald’s continuing its sport of the old man. The editor of the Little Rock Republi can, the only Republican paper in Arkan sas, has become disgusted with his party, and the publication of the paper will be discontinued. In making this announce ment, the editor says: “We all must confess—every well in formed and candid man will confess—that the Republican party, compared to what it once was, has become the mere plaything of partisan tricksters, of few brains and smaller hearts—traders in politics for per sonal aggrandizement—for the purposes of pelf and plunder; indeed, has become lit erally a den of thieves, recalling what Christ said to the money changers who trafficked in turtle doves for gain: “Take these things hence; make not my Father’s house a house of merchandise”—about what Abraham Lincoln would say to the so-called leaders of today could he speak from the tomb, and his words and actions, while living, still say as much with burn ing rebuke; and if this be true from a na tional standpoint—and, alas! it is only too true—what hope can be found reasonable to remain iu Arkansas, or for Arkansas? From this standpoint it is simply a question too palpably absurd to be propounded.” According to the Washington correspon dent of the Chicago Herald, the “Plumed Knight” is in a bad way. This correspon dent says: “Blaine has become a veritable Machia- velli in politics. He shuts himself up at his house, denies himself to old friends, is inaccessible to Congressmen and Senators and everyone except a few favorites, and spends his whole time scheming and plan ning and hypnotizing poor Harrison. The majority of his old friends have deserted him, and for good reason, for he has re fused to help them. He will not even see them. lie is so fascinated and puffed up by what he thinks the glorious prospects of his reciprocity scheme that he is of little use in anything else. He is becoming vis ionary and impractical. He appears to be shutting his eyes, and Garrison is shutting his eyes, to the schemes and jobs that are lurking behind this reciprocity business, aud which sooner or later are bound to in volve the whole affair in a big scandal. This is the place Blaine now occupies in the administration aud our national poli tics, and I predict that when this admin istration comes to an end we shall have seen the last of him.'’ The secretaries of the United States Sen ators, who are now trying to get on the annual pay roll, get this notice in the New Y'ork Commercial Advertiser: “That was a good joke on Senator Pad- dock, but does it not point a moral or two? A man delivers—or does not deliver, for it makes no difference—a speech in the Sen ate: the official reporters sit with folded hands, or retire to chat in an ante room. When the speech is ended a messenger goes to the Senator’s room, seizes some manuscript, which proves to be the letter of a secretary to an Idaho newspaper, and rushes off to the columns of the official record. In the first place, whit kind of “reporting is this? And in the second, why are the secretaries of Senators en gaged in newspaper correspondence? Per haps the Government does not hire enough reporters; perhaps it does not pay the. sec retaries a living salary; perhaps a good plan would be to abolish the secretaries and turn their stipends over to the report ing bureau.’’ The mortality of the last Legislature was unprecedented. So far, death has not vis ited the present General Assembly, al though Senator Gill is now dangerously ill at iiis home in Lee county and may not recover. The hope will be general over the State that he may be restored to health. The Nashville American has plucked up the courage to refuse to republish the “Beautiful Snow.” Itis^nTit ascertained in what way the numerous authors of that poetical gem will wreak their vengeance on the American editor. It is reported that Governor Northen is overworking himself in the executive offiee. What’s the matter with his able lieuten ants, Major Jim Warren, Capt. Tip Harri son and Col. Stanhope Sams? Mr. Jason Gould is having his portrait painted by a French artist. The Chicago Tribune says it is uot stated how mu :h the foreigner will lose ou the job. The Atlanta Constitution is pleased to remark: „ It is but just to say that the Columbus Enquirer-Sun is an all-round good news paper, and it is evident that it is meeting with the success it richly deserves. Among greetings for the New Tear the heartiest and happiest come from the January number of the Ladies’ Home Journal. Oliver Wendell Holmes, George William Curtis, James Whitcomb Riley, George W. Childs and Will Carleton join with Henry M. Stanley, John Wanamaker, Rutherford B. Hayes, Joseph Jefferson, Lawrence Barrett, Dr. Talmage, Bishop Newman and many other well known men, to weave for the women of America a gar land of good wishes for 1891. It is a per fect treasury of kindly words and bright thoughts, and every woman should read what these great men wish for her. If this number is a fair index, the present volume of the Jo urnal will be an espec ially rich one. It is issued at $1 a year by the Curtis Publishing Company, 435 Arch street, Philadelphia. The most beautiful frontispiece ever pro duced in an American magazine appears in the January number of the Cosmopoli tan. It is a reproduction in colors of Francois Flameng’s famous picture “The Cake Seller,” and can scarcely be distin guished from the imported photogravure, which is exhibited iu the dealers windows, at the price of $7 a copy. It is one of the most charming of subjects, and is well worth framing and preservation. The Cosmopolitan has become noted of late for its frontispieces and this very much excels its previous efforts. The number contains the first of two parts of Mrs. Van Rensselaer Cruger’s new novel, Mademoisellee Reseda, pronounced by critics who have read it the best of her work. Mrs. Cruger is a woman who is in timately acquainted with fashionable cir cles, both in this country and abroad. She writes in a realistic manner, without any of the offensiveness of the average realism. The next article in importance is from the pen of Miss Bisland, describing a visit to the People’s Palace in London. Darley, with his own illustrations, is also given. a’Beeket’s clever story, Don Gracias, is illustrated in a novel manner, the well known actors, Sotliern and Miss Ilarned, having consented to pose for the situations of the novel, the results being reproduced in photogravure. The January Forum opens with a re view of the colonization and division of Africa down to date, aud accompanied with a map, by Prof. Emile de Laveleye. This is a record of the most gigantic work of colonization ever undertaken, and its in fluence on the future of civilization can not yet be reckoned. Mr. Thomas G. Shearman writes an essay on “The Com ing Billionaire,” to show that under the present system of the federal taxation our present two-huudred-milliouaires would necessarially become billionaires iu forty years; but he does not expect a billionaire at all, because he regards the present sys tem of indirect taxation as doomed and the early coming of direct federal taxation as available. President J. C. Price, of Livingston Col lege, N. C., himself a colored man, discuss es the question whether the negroes seek social equality with the whites. Maintain ing that his race does not seek social equal ity, he argues that to seek or to expect it through legislation would be futile and absurd- The biographical essay this month is by President Dwight, of Yale, who points out the relative advan tages from his point ■ of view of the com mercial life and of the life of a teacher. Eliza Lynn Linton, after showing the in adequacy of marriage iu certain ways, argues the necessity of maintaining it as the very preservation of society. The Rev. Charles Dana Boardman, of Philadel phia, vvrites of “Conservative Progress” in church, in politics and in society; W. S. Lilly discusses the nature of real liberty, which must be subject to law; Edmund Gosse writes of the future of poetry as one of the great arts; Mr. Oberlin Smith shows how the construction and service of rail ways might be improved and even revolu tionized, and Mr. John D. Champlin, Jr., writes about the increasing American habit of manufacturing ancestors. Eczema on a Boy Suff rings Intense- Head Nearly Raw. Koby envered with Sores Cured by Outi- cur » Renit di s Messrs. Stevens & Bruner, Monroe, X. C.: Dear Sirs.—About two mouths ago, on your recommendation, I bought a bottle of OCTICUBA Resolvent, one box (Juticura Salve, a d one cake of Ccticura Soap, for my son, aged thir teen years, who has been afflicted witn eczema for a long time, and I am pleased to say that I bedeve the remedies have cured him: dis suf ferings were intense, his head being nearly raw, his ears being gone except the gristle, and his body was c ivered with "es. His condition was frightf ul to behold. The sores have now all dis appeared, hi? skin is healthy, eyes bright, cheer ful in disposition, and is working every uay. My neighbors are witnesses to this remarkable cure, a d the doubting ones are requested to call or write me, or auv of my neighbors. WM. S. STEPHENSON, Winchester P. O. Union Co., X. C. Disfiguring* Humors I have been a terrible sufferer for years from diseases of the skin and blood,have been obliged to sliun public places by reason of my disfiguring humors. Have had the best of physicians and spent hundreds of dollars, hut got no relief until 1 used the Cuticura Remedies, wh'cu have cured me, and left my skin as clear and my biood as pure as achild's. IDA MAY BASS, Olive Branch P. O., Miss. Cuticura Remedies Effect daily more great cures of humors and dis eases of the skin, scalp and blood, than all other remedies combined. (Juticura, the great Skin Cure, and CUTICURA Soap, an exquisite Skin Pu rifier and Beautiiier, externally, and CUTICURA Resolvent, the new blood purifier aud greatest of Humor Remedies, internally, cure ev. ry spe cies of itching, burning, scaly, pimply,’ and blotchy diseases of the skin, scalp, and' blood, from if fancy to age, from pimples to scrofula, when the best physicians and all other remedies fail. Sold everywhere. Price, Cuticura, 50c ;So.vp 25c.; Resolvent, $1. Prepared by the Potter Drug and Chemical Corporation. Boston. v fR 'Send for “How to Cure Skin Diseases,” 64 pages, 50 illustrations, and 100 testimonials. DTVIPLES, black-heads, red, rough, chap- I 111 ped and oily skin cured by CUTICURA Soap. WEAK PAlNPlIIi BACKS, Kidney ami Uterine Pains anil Weak nesses relieved in one ifiinute by the 'i'liticum fin 1*1 wfer, the first and only pain-killing plaster. Bound trip t ickets to all points in Morula on sale at tien’i Pass, office in Ga. Home Building. (Columbus Southern Ky.) Stuart’s G ; n sod Bulk $1-00. France has her lily And England her rose, Anil everybody knows Where tlie shamrock grows. Scotland lias her thistle. Flowering on the hill, But the American emblem Is the one dollar bill; Which will luy one bottle of Stuart's Gin and Buck AN IMPORTANT CONFERENCE. PARNELL AND O’BRIEN WILL MEET TODAY. Dublin, December 29.—The Freeman’s Journal today announces that the confer ence between Parnell and O’Brien will take place tomorrow at Boulogne, Surmer. It adds that John Redmond, Kenny and Ciancy, and perhaps Campbell, members of Parliament, will be present. APPOINTMENTS BY THE GOVERNOR. Montgomery, December 29.—[Special. The Governor today made the following appointments: George Hooly, notary public and jus tice of the peace, Russeviiie, Franklin county. George Wallace, notary public and jus tice of the peace, Beat No. 4, Perry county. L. W. Jenkins, constable, Andrew's Creek, Lauderdale county. M. V. Stevens, justice of the peace, North, Marshall county. Isaac C. Hull, notary public and justice of the peace, Syke's Mill, Elmore county. J. S. Stevens, constable Beat 11, Hale county. John II. Spring, commissioner of deeds, resident in New York, New Y'ork city. A. Rowell, Jr. constable, Edwardsville, Cleburne county. J, B. Gilmore, justice of the peace, Ash- vine, St. Clair county. J. B. McMurry, justice of the peftce, Rodgersvilie, Lauderdale county. J. H. Roberts, constable, Cleveland, Blount county. The contract for furnishing the offices at the state house for the next two years with stationery has been awarded to J oel White. Read the following from an eminent physician: Atlanta, Ga.—Some time ago I had a well marked case of Bright’s disease of the kidneys as carefully diagnosed, after the most thorough, searching examination known to the medical profession. I tried all the remedies recognized by standard authorities, hut without being able to re lieve a single bad symptom. I ihen in despair tried STUART’S GIN AXD BUCHU. The. first bottle ga^e decided results. After taking the third bottle a complete cure was effected. I write this simply in the cause of humanity. M. C. MARTIN, M. D. 12 Hours to MekMtnville. (Columbus Southern Ry.) Three times a day Take Roy’s blood purifier three times a day, before meals, if you are troubled with any skin or blood disease—full directions with each T) 0 bottle. Ask your JlvOy S druggist for it TICKETS ON *A ! E —VIA— CUT PUCES! Cabit e ; Pbo'ogiapbs 4 O Cabii e : P ONE GOLD FRAME 13 TJIsriYEBSAL. midst of prices in -ONLY- $4 WORTH $7. Have for Christmas Photo made now, while they are Low in Price. 11474 Broad Street. Harrison's Shoe Store We Have a Full Line of A pretty lino of EVENING SLIPPERS just received. ’ Gentlemen, See tlie R ckland Fine Shoes Before You Buy, A Beautiful line of CHILDREN’S Fine SHOES just received. At Harrison’s Shoe Store, 1105 BROAO STRFEr. AMUSEMENTS. Springer Of era House ONE NIGHT ONLY', WEDNESDAY, DEC. 31 SPECIAL ENGAGEMENT OF AMERICA’S FOREMOST FUN MAKERS, PRIMROSE & WEST'S MINSTRELS. Larger, Greater and Grander Than Ever Before. SEE The March of the Imperials, The Mystifying “Cremation,” “A Horrible Night,” "Log *ahin Neighbors,” And the Bea tiful Monte Unite First 1 art Grand Street Parade of this'stuppnrions organi zation at 1 p. in. on the day of the performance. Seats on sale at Chaffin’s book store. Cl connection for all point- n e Iorida (Columbus Southern Ry.) W. G. OSLIN. I. L. POLLARD. BIG SALE OF Big Bargains MONEY FOR CATHOLIC PRIESTS. Cologne, December 29 —The Yolks Ztdtung announces that a bill will be sub mitted to the German imperial parliament in 1891, providing for the restitution to the Catholic Church of the entire accu mulated capital formed by the priests sal aries which were confiscated during the anti-Catholi- agitation. It is further pro posed, by the bill referred to, that this ac cumulated capital shall be handed over t the bishops, who are to appoint special boards of arbitration in each diocese to decide the claims for compensation. Noth ing final, however, will be decided till the Prussian minister considers the matter. STRIKERS RETURN TO WORK. Newark, N. J., December 29.—One thousand girls returned to work at Clark’s thread mills this morning, including the twisters, spoolers and finishers. There is about three weeks work on hand, and if the trouble with the spinners is settled by that time the girls will be kept on. The company expects a big supply of cotton from Scotland shortly, and will then offer work to one thousand more girls. The striking spinners and locked out men find no fault with the girls for returning to work, as they were not organized. Catarrh Can't B • Cored with local applications, as they cannot reach the seat of the disease Catarrh is a blood or con stitutional disease, and in order to cure it yo-i have to take internal remedies. Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken inte-nal y. and a'Is oirectly ou the bloo 1 and mucous surface*. Hall’s Catarrh Cure is no quack medicine. It was prescribed by on. of the best physician* in this countrv for rears and is a regular prescription It is composed of the best ton cs known, combined with the l est b ood purifiers, acting dire tlv on the mucous 1 surfaces. The perfect combination of the two i in.re-lie ts is what produces su h wonderful re sults in curing c itarrh. Semi for testimonials ■ free. F. J. CHENEY A CO., Props., Toleao, O. Sold by Druggists. Price 75 cents. TO FLORIDA And All Points North, South, East and West. E. T. CHARLTON, G. P. A.. Savannah. D. H. BYTHEWOOD. D. P. A., < olumbus. RADAM’S JIIIGB06E KILLER. r Tie Greatest Discovery of tie Age. OLD IN THEORY, BUT THE REMEDY RECENTLY DISCOVERED. CURES WITHOUT FAIL CATARRH, CONSUMPTION, ASTHMA, HAY FEVER BRONCHITIS, RHEUMATISM, DYSPEPSIA, CANCER, SCROFULA, DIABETES. BRIGHT’S DISEASE, MALARIAL FEVER, DIPTHERIA AND CHILLS. In short, all forms ol Organic and Functional Disease. The cures effected by this Medicine are in many cases MIRACLES! Sold only in Jugs containing One Gallon. I vice Three Dollars—a small investment Wnen Health and Life can be obtained. “History of tie Microbe Killer” Free CALL ON OR ADDRES8 O. W. Wakefield, sole agent ror Co-umbus, Ga No. 8 Twelfth street DON’T BE A WORM! Nature intended you for a Man! If you are diseas ed, she will help you, and by using proper means, you can get well and Stay well We cure Worst Cases of Men’s Weaknesses and Diseases. EgMpHIiH&S BaflkloAA. Everything confidential always! DON’T BE A FOOL? Odd Vases, Odd Ornaments, Bisque Fig ures, Bisque Dolls, slightly damaged. Art Goods in “Hungarian Pottery,” “Iron Cross” Ware, “Iloyal Adderly,” and Fan cy Pieces in pretty shapes. We can’t think of keeping such goods until next season, and if trade is in your soul we can sell you something sure. Price tags on every piece and every piece on a large stand off to itself. .Many useful things in Pitchers, Goblets, Tumblers, etc., go cheap to attact attention. Don’t wait and think. Any time will do, but come at once and see if we don’t have just what we claim. Fancy goods must go. Want any ? XISTENI Five or six beautiful Haviland China Dec orated Dinner Sets to go at cost. Several pieces in each set broken in shipping. A slick chance for you to get an elegant set for little outlay. THE LEADERS, lew Crockery Slorei Cloak 4 :, Newmarkets. Jackets, Wraps. This week you will find the most remarkable bargains in ladies’, misses’ and chil drens’ cloaks. January Prices in December. New is your time, while you can secure your size. We will not wait until the season is over, but right now in the the season, when every one is in need of winter goods, we will slaughter every department. Unsparing and merciless reduction in Cloaks! Children’s Cloaks formerly $3.50, drop down price $2.25. Children’s Cloaks formerly $5.00, drop down price $3.50. Ladies’ stylish New Markets formerly $7.50, drop down price $5.00. Ladies’ nobby New Markets formerly $5.00, drop down price $3.50. Ladies’ English Walking Jackets formerly $0.00, drop down price $4.00. Ladies’ English Walking Jackets formerly $4.00, drop down price $2.50. mZEE ESS GOOES Wool filling Dress Goods in all colors, formerly at 12£c, drop down to 10c. Wool filling Dress Cashmere in all colors, formerly at 35c, drop down to 25c. LADIES’ UVEZEZRriHHSTO UNDERWEAR. Ladies’ heavy ribbed Vests, formerly 50c, drop down to 25c. Ladies’ heavy Merino Vests, formerly 75c, drop down to 40c. Ladies’ all wool Vests, formerly $1.50, drop down to $1.00. IFUUAIN'ISriEIDg- All wool Plaid Flannels, formerly 50c, drop down to 38c. All wool Red Twilled Flannel, formerly 35c, drop down to 23c. All wool fine Opera Flannel, formerly 60c, drop down to 42c. BOYS 7 OEOTHIUa $10.00 Boys’ Clothing drop down to $6.50. $7.00 Boys’ Clothing drop down to $4.75. $5.00 Boys’ Overcoats drop down to $3.50. $3.00 Boys’ Overcoats drop down to $1.90. IMEElsrS GLOTHIUG-. $22.00 Men’s Suits, drop down to $16.00. $17.00 Men’s Suits, drop down to $12.00. $12.00 Men’s Suits drop down to$8.00. $8.00 Men’s Suits drop down to $5.00. $15.00 Men’s Overcoats drop down to $11.00. $10.00 Men’s Overcoats drop down to $6.50. $7.00 Men’s Overcoats drop down to $4.50. DAYID ROTHSCHILD, LKADKR'OF BARGAINS, 1245 and 1247 Broad St , Cor. 13th St., Columbus, Ga. ONE CENT A WOR I Fifteen words or more inserted in this denar- ent for ONK CKNT A WOKD, cash in advanci uient each insertion. w anted. By L H, CHAPPELL, BROKER, REAL ESTATE INSURANCE AGENT. Real Estate for Sale. FOB SADDLE. $650. Beautiful lot west of Hughes residence; elegant neighborhood. $3700. 148x108, Sixth avenue, near Swift’s mill; backs on Western railroad. $3700. Half acre, corner opposite Midland depot; two buildings; rents 10 per cent. $5000. 90x90. corner Thirte-nth street and Fourth avenue; will sell part for $60 per front foot. $1000. 4 x147, Fourth avenue, north of C. & W. railroad; if improved will pay 10 per cent. $600. Eighth-acre Third avenue; cheapest lot in the city. $1100. 42x 47, Fifth avenue, below M. & G. rail road; excellent location for railroad men, $300. Lot 13 Hughes survey ,60x120, near railroad. $5000. Half acre up town, corner lot, near dum my; handsome surroundings. $'2000. Store on First avenue,- above Riddle & Nuckolls; good business stand. Brick warehouse on track east of the jail; will sell or exchange for residence , roperty. Elegant new two-story dwel ing, Howard sur vey, fronting the yark. FOB UBZEUSTT. Two-story dwelling 110 Seventh street; water and gas. Seven-room dwelling 1026 Second avenue, oppo site baggin factory. New dwelling, 5 rooms, opposite the Pavilion, Rose Hill. New dwelling, 5 rooms, opposite the Pavilion, Rose Hill. New dwe’ling Hamilton avenue, south of John Daily’s, six rooms. Five elegant new cottages Robinson street, near str- et car line. New two-story dwelling fronting the college, in Wynnton. Brick store near Swif>’s mill. Brick store on Howard s survey. Stores in Jaques building, opposite Hotel Ver non. The Willingham shops, splendidly adap ed for stock yard or w...chouse; will lease ior 5 years at nominal price. L. a. THAFPELL. Office in Georgia Home RuLtl- iutr, uext to eleg aph Otfce. T I. ph- ne to 25 $2,350. A new 5-room houses on Broad street, be tween Fifth and Sixth streets, lot 37 by 14C feet. $2,200. A new 5-room house on Broad street.next to corner of Fifth street, lot 37 by 140 feet. $600. Vacant lots on lower Fourth avenue, be tween Fourth and Fifth streets, 40 by 147 feet. $700. Lots with 2-room houses on Third avenue, between Fourth and Fifth streets, 40 by 147 feet. $1,350. i/ 4 acre lot on Fourth avenue, between Sixth and Seventh streets, west side. A lot on Tenth street, 25 feet front, east of Hirsch’s warehouse. $500. Lots on East Highlands. $600. Lots on East Highlands. $350. Lots in the north annex, 50 by 120 feet. $i 000. A very desirable corner lot on Rose Hill. (1 100. A very desirable lot near Rose Hill Park. $3,200. A well improved lot, corner Tenth ave nue, on Thirteenth street, will pay 10 per cent net. $500. Lots with 2-room houses on installments in the annex, near Eigteenth street. Farms for Sale. $4,500. 335 acres, four miles east of Columbus two-thirds bottom land. $1,700. 100 acres, two miles from Columbus, in Alabama with dwelling. $1,350. 160 acres, two miles from Columl* , in Alabama, a fine dairy farm. Fine farming lands, two and a half miles south east of the city, in lots to suit the purchaser $30 per acre. W. 8. GREEN, Real Estate AgL Telephone 268. TO MEOCtiTS, During the next few days we will sell under price a line of our Fall Samples; also many Odd Cases and Sample Dozens. Orders invited. J, K. ORR & CO, WHOLESALE SHOE*-'. NEW GOODS FOB FALL AND WINTEB 1 8 9iO. The largest and best assortment we have ever offered! Any who may want Suit, Pants ox Overcoat come and see us. We will be sure to please you. O. J PEACCM K, Clot dng Manufacturer. 1200 and 1202 Urtu. s net, Columbus. Ga. P< ceiver’s ' ale Pursuant to an order of Court, I will b“gin to sell at retail, and in job lots, on Sat irday, the 27tli -»f December, 1890, the stocks of goods at storelious- s Nos. 1-01 and 1017 Broad street, lately occupi- d by J. H. Gabriel. These slocks c nsist f Groceries of all kinds, Dry (loons, Boo-s, Shoes, Hats, Caps, Notions, Tobaccos and ffli skies; and the stocks are large and fresh. Call eaily and secure h.rgains. Term* cash. 1. I.. POLLARD, d c27-tf Receiver. C u«ty IVlucJicin* p, Pt actice, Cof fins, * to. tor 1891. Sealed proposals for medical practice of conn ty, including jail and ch -in-gang. for furnishing medicines for county, coffins for paupers and other county purposes, an I pr uting for county, will be received by County Commissioners until Saturday, January 3d, 1891. Commissioners re serve right to reject any and all b d*. Bids to be left with undersigned. JOSEPH F. POU, Clerk Commissioners Court. December 27,1890. d 6t IjtJANTED—To take bookkeeping lessors f y night at reasonable prices. Address , care of tins office. \\’ANTED—Interstate Building and 1... . Stock. Too bs Crawford. declG- m \\T ANTED—Everybody who needs anvt.nng TT has found or lost anything, who wants to rent or sell anything, to advertise for a few 1, 1V * in this column and count the replies the-. ; ceive. FOR RENT. F OR RENT—A nice 5-room house newly u ;■ ■ washed. Possession given inunediatelv, Marion Estes & Son. dec314t I.OST. I OST, B’.ack Fur Cape.—Lost on December :jo 1 j a Shoulder Cape of lynx fur, between I r ity church and Belmont. The finder w ill , . , return it to the Rankin House and get rewar' 1 Mrs. George C. Duy. dec31-2t LADIES’ COLUMN. O STRICH FEATHERS cleaned, curled dyed; also kid gloves cleaned at PHILLIPS’, 14 Marietta street isep24 wd-fri,su 3m Atlanta, (; siG iLi AM ora rt HE firm of Palmer & Roby—consisting oi I_ B. Palmer and J. \Y. Roby—was on De, ber 11 dissolved by mutual consent. ■yiyEAK MEN.—\Ve cure. Get vigor strength. No belt. Write to us. Thi: Columbian Med. Co.. decl’2dly Albion, Mic PROFESSIONAL CAKDb A UG. BURGHARD, Dentist. Office over City Drug store. mayl-d6m D R. W. F. TIGNER, Dental Surgeon. Office No. 10% Twelfth street, over Bradford’s new drug store. deol5-ie Office No. 17 Twelfth street, north of Post Offiee : julyl7-omtf ATTORNEYS AT LAW. I V G. RA1F0RD, Attorney at Law, J* " Cusseta, Ga. All business placed in my hands will be promptly attended to. T. T. Millek. B. S. Miller. M ILLER & MILLER, Attorneys at Law, Co lumbus, Ga. Office in the “Little” build ing, west side Broad street. Will practice in the courts of Georgia and Alabama. aug&lly I ITTLE, WIMBISH & LITTLE (William A. 1 j Little, William A. Wimbish.John 1). Little), Attorneys at Law, 1017% Broad street. Tele! phone 36. B ATTLE & GILBERT, Attomeys-at-Law. Tel ephone 245. Office over Third National Bank. J. H. Martin. J. H. Worrill. M ARTIN & WORRILL, Attorneys at Law Office, Rooms 3 and 4, Li tie Buihiing. HEELER WILLIAMS, Attorney at Law. Office over Howard & Newsom’s corner, oppo site Bell Tower. Telephone 268. nov4 iy G 1 RIGSBY E. THOMAS, JR., T Attorney and Counsellor at Law. Will continue at rooms Nos. 3 and 4, second floor Georgia Home Building, corner Eleventh an 3road streets, Columbus. Ga. niylO Iv J AMES L. WILLIS, Attomey-ai-Law; will practice in all courts except the city court of Columbus. Offiice over Frazer & Dozier’s hard ware store. feb9-ly. Jno. Peabody, S.B.Hatcher, W.H.Brannon. iyEABOBY. BRANNON & HATCHER, Attor £ neys at Law, Columbus, Ga., 1119 Broad St. M CNELLL & LEYY, Attorneys at Law. Office Georgia Home Building. nov4 ly STQCELS AND BONDS. 10 shares Series B, Muscogee Mutual Loan stock; 34 installments paid in. Columbus Investment Co. stock at a discount. 8 shares G- orgia Home Insurance Co. stock. $U'(iO Stat-i ot Georgia bonds, 1915. $5000 Savannah, Americas and Montgomery6’s. $10.1:00 Savannah and Western 1st mtge.,‘1929. $1000 Columbus and Rome 6 % endorsed by C R. R. JOHN Ht U’KMAR, Sti ck and Bond Broker, Columbus, Ga. TO WEAK MEN Suffering from the effects of youthful errors, early decay, wasting weakness, lost manhood, etc., I will send a valuable treatise (sealed) containing full particulars for home cure, FREE of charge. A splendid medical work: should be read by every man who is nervous and debilitated. Address, Prof. F. C. FOWLER, Mooring,Conn. Real [state For Money. Now is the time to buy you a home on invest ment when money is so tight. V- hen the $900,000 of CO toll now held in Columbus is sold the price will advance and you can sell for a good profit FIRST. I have for sale an elegant new two-storv resi dence located east of (frorting) court house square. This is one of the handsomest homes in the city, 7 large room* with high ceiling, kitchen and servants’rooms; bath ro m, water closet, hot and cold water, bay window in parlor, also on second floor; roof of cypress shingles, painted. This house is built to last. NEXT. I offer a new residence in good neighborhood for $15 k) cash. If money was easier this place would uot he offered lor less than S1750. NEXT. For $5000 a residence of 7 rooms, bath, gas waterworks; lot 67 ft. 7 in. x 147.10, that would bring easily $4500 if bouse were off; located in one of best neighborhoods in city, on west side of street. If you wish a nice residence that you will be always satisfied with, call and see me. NEXT. A 82300 investment that will pay yon 10 per cent. On this lot are 3 dwellings and "room for 2 more. XEXT. Rose Hill. I will s II on weekly or monthly in stallments. 1 have also a dwelling of 3 rooms on Rose Hill for sa’-e; $5 a month. NEXT. New 2-storv East Highland residence on dummy line, close in; will sell for $30JO, part cash, bal ance $25 a month. NEXT. Corner lot. Third avenue and Eighth street. $18 0, and will also se 1 the neat dwelling next south, both lot and dwel-ing $3000. NEXT. Dwelling and lot 35 feet front (large pile of Irick in ' ard) opposite north i f Uegg’s factory; $. 1( 0 a ill buy the house. lot and b . ic . NEXT. Nos. 802, S06 and 810 Third avenue; alley in rear for benefit of al ; will sell all or either one — NEXT. The Briggs warehouse east of jail, on d mmy- also side tra ks com eciing with all railroads! Owner being a non-resment, wi 1 s 11 cheap aud give time to pay for it. Brisk residence 'twelfth street north of Bap fist church; -2 moms, furnished with ail nioiler conveni nc- s, on street ear line, and so close id that ii will al - ays rent well for boarding house club room or transi nt hotel. JOHN BLACK AR, Ke -1 Estate amt li*» iam;e Ag ut Bond and lock moker. FIREWORKS. The following extract from City Ordinances is published for information of the publie: “The letting off any skyrockets, Koman can dles, large firecrackers, torpedoes or balloons at any place within the corporate limits of the city, except north of Fourteenth street and south of Ninth street, is hen by prohibited during the Christinas holidays, under penalty of fine or im prisonment, at the discretion of the Mayor, and the police are especially instructed to enforce this prohibition.” M. M.MOORE, By order of Council. . Clerk Council. dec21 til janl HOUSES FOR RENT, $20.00 - Five room house on Hamilton avenue. 320.00—Two-story house on Rose Hill. 317.50—House north side Seventh street, east of First avenue. $10.00—Four-room house, No. 736 Fourth avenue. $10.00—New houses on Rose Hill. $20.00 to $40/0- St<*re houses in city. $5.00 to $10.00—Small houses for tenants. PROPERTY FOR SALF $350—Vaoant'lots in north end of citv. $300 to $1,000—Vacant lots on Rose Hill. $2.000—New houses on Rose Hill. $2,800 to 35,000—\ acant lots on upper Third ave nue. AIfo vacant lots and plats of ground south end of city; and new houses, well located to business center, in and around the city. APPLY VC MOON & HARRIS, REAL ESTATE AGENTS. Telephone No. 250. Office No. 17 Twelfth street posite post office. OYER 1,<iOO MANOTT ELECTRIC LI6HTS I’SED I* COLUMBUS. Of this, over 200 &re in reidenceg, »nd wirw have been placed in new residences for over 2» uore. Perfectly safe no heat. will vt ire New HuDriing.. at om ftbethir tlie * ightr ar^ or \<>» We will also do all kinds of bell wiring au ftiiunci&tor work, at reasonable prices. Tel uhone 232 for terms and information. BRUSH inlvStf “Hello! Tom. Glad to see you, old fellow! It’s almost ten years since we were married. Sit down: let's have an experience meeting. How’s th„ wife ? ” “Oh! she’s so-so, same as nguil,—always want. Ing something I can’t afford.” “ Well, we all want something more than we’re got. Don’t yon f” “Yes: but I guess ‘want will be my master.* I started to keep down expenses; and now Lil says Pm ‘mean,’ and she's tired of saving and never . having anything to show for it. I caw your wife j down street, and she looked as happy as a queen! ” 1 “I think she is : and we are economical, too,— have to be. My wife can make a little go further than anyone I ever knew, yet she's always snr- prising rne writh some dainty contrivance that adds to the comfort and beauty of our little home and she’s always ‘ merry as a lark.’ When I ask how she manages it, she alwavs Ianghs and says* ‘Oh! that’s my secret!’ But I think I've dial 1 covered her 1 secret.’ When we married, we both knew we should have to be very careful, but she made one condition: she would have her Magazine. And she was right! I wouldn't do without it my self for double the subscription price. We read it together, from the title-page to the last word : the stories keep our hearts young; the synopsii of important events and scientific matters keeps me posted so that I can talk understanding^ of what is going on ; my wife is always trying some new idea from the household department; ahe makes ah her dresses and those for the children and she gets all her patterns for nothing, with the Magazine , and we saved Joe when he was so sick with the croup, by doing just as directed in the Department. But I can’t tell you half!” What wonderful Magazine Is it ?” ‘Demorest's Family Magazine, and—” ‘What! Why that’s what Lil wanted so bad ana 1 told her it was an extravagance.” - F. GARRARD, Attorney at Law. Offio 3 overWittich & Kinsel’s store. Office toie phone No. 43; residence telephone No. 127. novl2ly Gorier iegram, L*onldas INGRAM & Ml LESTER, Attorneys at Law, Columbus. Ga., will practice in all the State Courts. Real estate bought, sol i and rented, and titles investigated. Office or- Broad Street, over Howard & Newsome’s. Tele Supper in Coiumbu -t, breakfast in faukson- ville. (Columbus Southern Ry.) THE National Bank of Columbus. Capital and Undivided Profits $175,000.00. A bank of deposit and discount. Exchange nought and acid. Collections made on all points. The accounts of merchants, farmers, bankers manufacturers and all otbers resnectfullv solie Semi-Annual Interest IS otice. Depositors with the Columbus Savings Bank are requested to band in their deposit bo ks, that the semi-annual interest may be entered therein. J. CLEMONS BECK, dec30 2t Assistant Treasurer. {HE AMMJAL MEETING OF THE STOCKHOLDERS OF THE Chattahoochee National Bank Will be held at its banking house on the second Tuesday in January next (13th). decl3-lm E. H. EPPING, Cashier. IN OTICE. An election is hereby ordered to be held at Court House on MONDAY, JANUARY 5th, 1891, between 10 o’clock a. m. and 4 o'clock p. m., for one Alderman from Fifth ward. DANIEL P. DOZIER, Mayor. M. M. MOORE, Clerk. de21-t.l DIV DEM) NO «ICE CoLrMBFS, Ga.. December 28, 1830. A quarterly dividend of three (3) per cent, will be paid the share-holders of the Ge«>u<;ia Homk Insurance Company, on demand. Wm. C. COART. Sec’v. Dec. 28, 30, 31, Jan. 1, 2,3, 4. utirs m powek !'*, jour pud. ngni nere on my wife s account: she’s bound to hare a chin * teSrset in time for our tin wedding next mont_ My sold watch wai the premium I rot for retting I?«Nnrr b lnh Her fh S t c<W ' with lh e Eew Premium Listforclnbs —the biusrest thing out! If you don’t J?* in I* w h at you want, you’ve only to write to and tel1 him What yon want, whether It is a tack hammer or a new carriage, and he will n&rt ewlT'^r 119 J T °-°’ either for a club, or for part ca*h. Better subaenbe right off and anroriae Wr. Tom Only $2.00 a year-will save fifty ^ that in six months. Or send 10 cents direct to the W v J w nlngS Demore «. 15 East 14th * ,PeCimen °°PT containing A LIKKHAI, < Fr-’EJ-f. WEEKLY ENQUIRER-SUN DEMOREST MONTHLY for only $2.H0 a year. Order at once. Address E*Qr!l»KB.W4 Columbus, a Stock and. tiond ljDotations. By John Blackmar, Broker, Columbus, Ga. Bid. Asked Georgia State 3%s lots u,z Georgia 4%a lit 117 Georgia 7s, 1896 uj 1x4 Georgia 7s, 1892 102 108 Atlanta 6s 106 110 Atlanta 7s 112 115 Columbus 5s 103 l(H Columbus 7s m 112 . Augusta 6s 106 107 * Augusta 78 114 lie Macon 6s xtr. lie Savannah 5s 113 101 Ga. Mid. & G. R. R. first, due 1917.. 94 95 A. and G. 7s, 1897 110 111 Central railroad joint mtge 113 104 Central railroad gold 5s 95 as C., C. and Aug. first mtge 107 108 O., C. and Aug. second mtge 115 116 Columbus and Rome first mtge 106 107 Columbus and Western first mtge.. 107 108 Covington and Macon first mtge 6s.. 47 E0 G., Jeff, and So. first mtge end 112 m G., Jeff, and So. first mtge 107 108 G., Jeff, and So. second mtge end.. .110 111 Georgia railroad 6s 107 no M. and N.Ga 37 Montgomery ai.d E. first mtge 1909.106 107 U. S. S. Co.,endorsed by C. railroad. 1( 0 101 Sav., Americus and Montgomery 6s.. 85 87 3. Fla. and W. 6s, 1935 112 114 S. Fla. and W. 7s, 1899 Swift Manufacturing Co. stock... Chattahoochee Nat’t Bank stock.. II. and M. Bank stock rhird National Bank stock lolumbus Savings Bank stock. City Gas Light Co. stock loiumbus Ice Co. stock °aragon Factory bonds. 7s. ...115 116 ... fO 91 ...1(8 U-9 es. 97 £8 138 112 94 200 123 80 ...101 106 118 ...116 117 ...200 210 ...150 151 ...126 — 88 90 ;..2’0 250 91 107 ...105 106 106 Ro t‘» Florida. (Columbus Southern By.)