Newspaper of Chicago Daily Tribune, June 24, 1873, Page 5

Newspaper of Chicago Daily Tribune dated June 24, 1873 Page 5
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3 THE COUNCIL. Important Communication from the Mayor. lie Advises an Appropriation of at Least $700,000 for New Sowers. _i And Points Out Where the Money Can be Obtained. Petitions, Communications, and . , Orders—Street Improve ments. The Oouncll had a regular meeting yesterday evening, Aid. McGrath in the chair. Present, Aldermen Bowen, Richardson, Dixon, 'Warren, McQonniss, Cooy,‘ McAvoy, Sidwoll, Stone, Tra cey, Schmitz, Oullorton, McOlowry, dowry, Bai ley, Powell, O'Brien, Bond, Clark, Kohoo, Heath, Sherwood, Mofiro, Cleveland, Quirk, McQratb,. Eckhordt, Stout, Leugachor, Bohaffner, Cannon, Ogdon, Woodman, sewerage, Tbo following communication from tbo Mayor was road and referred to tbo Committee of the Wholo. Gentlemen; As tho city charter provides that tho ordinance making appropriations for tho fiscal year must bo passed before tho Ist day of July, tho work must, tboroforo, bo completed within a wook from date. Before tho Appropriation bill reported by tho Finance Committee nos boon passed upon in Commit tee of tho Whole, I doalro to offer for jour considera tion somo recommendations In regard to tho appro priation for sowers. I observe a strong and active pressure for Increased appropriations for nearly all municipal purposes brought to bear on tbo legislative body, until tho aggregate amounts now under consid eration foot up over ffi.OOO,COO. Of this Immense imn only $300,000. or ouo-twcutloth part, 1b pro posed to bo devoted to citundlng sowers, which, In my opinion, la greatly Inadequate to meet tbo Imperative necessities that exist for moro sewerage. Instead of only 6 per cent of tho appro priations being devoted to this important purpose, I /would strongly recommend that at least 13 per vent bo applied; but not by adding to tbo aggregate, which threatens to,be largo beyond precedent, but by reducing proposed amounts for various other pur poses, and transferring tho saving to tbo sower exten sion Item, In this way I think at least $400,000 might fee placed to tho credit of that account, in addition to the $300,000 proponed by tho Finance Committee, making a total of $700,000 to bo expended for sewerage vxloußTons. I observe that It Is proposed to increase tbo public school houses 35 per cent in a single year, also tbo flro department' 40 per cent, and other departments end Interests in nearly like proportion, while tho ad dition to tho sewerage Is only proposed to bo 10 per cont. , In my view tho need of additional sewerage sur- E asses that of every other municipal want. It Is. rgod by every sanitary consideration, and la virtual-. Jv essential' to tho general welfare. An Inspection of luo maps of the Board of Public Works shows that, whereas nine-tenths of tho populated area of tho city Is supplied with hydrant water from the lake, and a nearly equal proportion have their streets lighted with gas, scarcely naif tbo Inhabitants have sowers, or any moans of under-ground drainage for tbo enormous Accumulations of liquid impurities which, lying on the surface, become putrid, and .. poison tho atmosphere with their gaseous ex halations, adding fearfully to tho bills of mortality, nod endangering tho health of tho whole city from the unread of cpldomlo diseases. Contagious and epi demic diseases first break out, rage worst and last longest in the low, wet, aud unsewsred sections of a city; tbcoce they spread to other portions, carrying death in their train. Every form ox disease is ren dered moro malignant and potent by noxious vapors from filthy streets and premie os, and It is not possible to enforce or maintain a proper degree of cleanliness or salubrity In hot or wet weather whore there is no eov*crQßo. Tbo loathsome small-pox can never be ex tirpated while great and densely-inhabited districts of tbo city remain In their present uudralued condition. It unfortunately so happens that tho unseworod por tions of tho city have tho least elevation above tbo sur face of tho river, and tbo most Impervious solL To aggravate tbo evil, those portions aro nearly all densely populated by the laboring and poorer classes of people, who ore least capable, from lack of moans and educa tion, to apply efficient remedies by efforts of their own ; and they patiently suffer and endure from this cause an amount of Sickness and distress which,lnflict ed on the wealthier and educated classes would bo intol erable,—driving them to disperse or go out of tho city. The higher and drier parts of tho city, where there is considerable natural drainage, or a sandy soil which quickly absorbs liquid impurities, have been nearly all carefully sewered at groat expense, as it Is very costly to build sowers where deep outting through quick sands is required; and, consequently, these parts of tho city are In a cleanly and healthy condition, and os • result, mortality rates are low and tho value of real estate on such streets high. The time has come when those loug-pcgloctcd dis tricts cannot safely bo neglected any lopgcr, but must -bo sewered, lot tho cost bo what it may. They have fcpcomo bo densely populated that it is simply Impossible for want of drainage, artificial or natural, $o make them clean or healthy. Largo sums aro an nually expended by tbo city In abortive efforts to keep p|*en>ho'gutters and make tho streets passable in wet weather, but every shower of rain washes the removed dirt back into the gutters. A considerable porttion of these low, mucky districts is embraced in tho flro limits, and the inhabitants who wish to erect brick bullrings or construct brick basements under their cottages orb prevented from so doing by want of street sewers with'' which' to connect their private drains. It is also impracticable to grade and pave or macadamize the streets In such sections; and thus tbo value of tbo property is kept depressed, end tbo health of the Inhabitants seriously Injured. Tho effect of d Bower on a street connecting with tho abutting tenements by private drains is very remarka ble. .The most filthy, spongy, and worst streets' are Instantly converted into dry and salubrious ground, whore sickness Immediately decreases, and sanitary rules can bo enforced. Tho portions of tho city which I would urgently rec ommend to hare eowored this year, and tho money to bo appropriated thorofor. are those which aro lowest and most thickly populated. They will bo chiefly found in the vicinity of tho South and North Branches of the Chicago River, and between Halatod street and Ashland avenue and Harrison and Twenty-second. Streets. There is a low and wot tract of 300 to 400 acres lying west of State street and south of Archer avenue, almost destitute of sewerage, although It con tains a population pf not less than 18,000. But tho worst drained districts In the city and the moat dense ly populated are those between Halatcd and Loomis, Harrison and Twenty-second streets, and tho angle between Sixteenth, Halefed, and tho South Branch. 'Within those limits there are about 640 acres of un sewered territory, and containing at least 60,000 In habitants, who endure Inconceivable misery for want of sewerage. There are largo portions of the Fifteenth Ward in nearly as deplorable condition for want of drainage. It is safe to say that at least 20.000 Inhabi tants of that ward are suffering severely from the aamo cause. Portions of tho Sixteenth and Seventeenth Wards are in os bod a plight as tho Fifteenth Ward. Tbe total area which imperatively demands sewerage at this time Is fully 1,800 acres, or about three square miles, on which reside more than 100,000 suffering in habitants. What will it probably cost to sewer this area? I find by referring to the last report of tbe Board of Public Works that tbe average cost of constructing “ crock ” Bowers in 1870-1 was (1.49 per foot; two foot brick newer, $2.01: two and a half foot brick, $3.69; three foot, (4.45; roar foot, (4.03; five foot, (6.68; six foot, not stated, but it ranges from (7 to (8 per foot for ordinary depths through day cutting. Tho average cost per foot for all sizes in 1870-1 was (2.44 per foot, dr about (13,000 per mile; and th<« kind of work can bo dono rather cheaper this year than tboao years. There would bo little or no quicksand or doop cutting lu tho districts to which I have alluded, and consequently the work could be rapidly and cheaply performed. Tho actual length of sowers needed to uudordrala the 1.900 acres of before described territory Is about fifty-four miles, which, at an average of $13,000 per mile, would make a total cost of $700,000. If this drainage were constructed the people of Chicago would breathe easier lu the presence of cholera or other pestilence, and tho weekly death roll reported t>y the Board of Health would greatly diminish, while every Interest of tho city would bo promoted by tho improved health and cleanliness of the laboring population. The next question to consider Is that of ways and moans,—how to raise tho necessary money without burdening the tax-payers. It Is tho opinion of tho Corporation Counsel that tho specific limitations of tho charter as to rate of taxation for sewerage or other purposes will no longer bo lu force after tho Ist of July ensuing, by reason of the legislation of lust winter; that the proper course for the Council Is to appropriate Bpodflo sums of money for tho various objects con tained In the Appropriation bill, instead of so many piths and fractious of a mill as heretofore under pre vious laws. Ho also advises mo that tho Council may appropriate such sums as It dooms nocosuory for tho finking fund for the general bonded debt, Tho city pot being limited as to tho ralo of taxation for sewer age. such an amount may bo appropriated aa’tho Coun cil think advisable under the ciroumetauccs. It Is not necessary to levy mure than a nominal sum for tho Binklng-fuud fur tho general bonded debt. There is now standing to .tlio credit of tho sinking fund (443,900, while tli O: bonds which fall duo this year amount to (no,ooo, lud noxt year to $132,000, tho year after to $100,009, and lu 1870 only (05,000: and until 1879 tho bonds lulling duo are inconsiderable. lu addition to tho general slaking fund, the appro priation bill before the Council provides for three fpcclul sinking funds, viz : fur sewerage bonds, sll,- 032.73; for river Improvement, (44,088.10 ; ami for •chool bonds, $16,000; total, (101,620.83. This sum, with that standing to tho credit of the sinking fund, provides more money than can bo used for the redemption of city bonds, unless they are purchased at a premium years in advance of their maturity. Tho charter authorizes the reissue of bonds as they fall due, and tho Constitution forbids an Increase of tho bonded debt of the city. Under these circumstances it will bo seen that the credit of the city J j abundantly protected without increasing the sink ing-fund tux beyond a nominal sum this year. I would, therefore, advise that (lie Item of (209,000 for the sinking fund bo reduced to (10,000, and tbe differ ence of (190.000 bo added to the amount for r«wer.igo, j would also advise that (bo (30,000 sppro- Eriatcd lut year for building a bridge on [aisled street over the North Branch Canal, and which has lapsed Into Uie treasury bo appropriated to sewerage. The building of tbo bridge can safely bo postponed for a year, as there la another bridge cloeo by crossing tho canal on Division street. This money Wilt bo sunidnnt to build two and a third miles of sow ers In tho North Division, and which Is mure needed at present than tho bridge. I would respectfully recommend tho postponement Until next year of tho following proposed appropria tions : $35,000 for a lot and fire-engine between Wells and Stale, and Goethe and Elm ; $20,000 for tho Elm Street Hcbool-UouBo'; $50,000 for a now police station to replace tho Union and Madison street throe-story brick station bouse; SIO,OOO for a brick building to replace the wooden Babcock engine house at Washington and Clinton streets; $15,000 for a school-house on Twelfth and Contra avouuo; $14,000 for two artesian wells and a fountainj and $33,600 for a lot and flro engine to bo located some place In tho Fourteenth Ward. The total of these sums, including tho $300,000 In tho Appropriation bill for sowers, la $711,000, which, If carefully and Judi ciously expended whore it will do most good, will construct more than fifteen miles of sowers this year, and rescue 100,000 of (ho laboring poor out of filth, mire, and, I might almost say without exaggeration, out of tho Jaws of death, and place them on firm dry laud, and lu a condition fo live aud enjoy life. 1 da not wish to bo understood as convoying tbo Idea that tho items named are not needed for tho purposes staled In tho Appropriation bill: whnt I moan to say is, that they are not so greatly needed as tho fifteen miles of sowers which the money would build, and can bettor be deferred until next season than the construction of tho sowora. There are other Items In tho Appropriation bill which might safely bo postponed or reduced, ami (ho amns thus saved employed In tho construction of more sewers, several of which will readily suggest them selves to you. ! 1 In conclusion. I recommend most earnestly that your honorable body will innko such revision of tho Appropriation blit as will furnish tho money for drain ing tbo low. unhealthy, thickly-populated portions of tho city which have heretofore been neglected, with out, at tbo same lime,overburdening the tsx-payora who are struggling to recover from their fearful fire losses, and who, lu any evont, will have a heavy load to carry, no matter how much effort.'you may make to keep tho Appropriation bill within reasonable bounds. Respect fully, Joseph Medill, STREET IMPROVEMENTS. Tbs Board of Public Works submitted ordi nances for paving Milwaukee avenue from Divis ion street to North avenue ; for extending Mc- Grath street to Leavitt; for opening Franklin from North avenue to Monomonoo ; for opening Van Boron street, and for widening Eighteenth, west of Halstod. They woro all passed except tho Franklin street one, which was referred. Ordinances woro passed to establish tho grade of Twelfth street, between Oannl and Holden, and Twelfth, Thirteenth, and Indiana avenue. PETITIONS. Petitions woro presented and referred for’ water-pipe on Joseph street, on Thirtieth, on Pago, from Kinzio to Hubbard; for tbo vacation of a part of Mulligan street; for a sower on Union, from Canalport to Twenty-second; against tho extension of Fry street: to stop tho nuisance of steam whistles ; for a sidewalk on Ashland ave nue, from Boors street to tho oily limits; for tho improvement of South Dearborn. ORDERS. The Board of Publio Works was ordered to submit ordinances for sidewalks on both sides of Brown from Sixteenth to Twenty-second, on both sides of Calumot avenue from Thirty-third to Thirty-fifth streets: on tho north* side of Fourth street, from Hoyno to Rohoy, aud on tho south side of Twenty-eighth street, from Halstod to Emerald. Tho Board of Fire and Police was ordered to put-up a fire-alarm box at tho corner of Fifteenth and Lallin streets.' CLOSING SALOONS. Aid. McGonniss offered an ordinance, which was referred to tho Juoiciary Committee, provid ing for closing saloons on election day, there being os yot only a State law on tho subject. ORDINANCES PASSED. An engrossed ordinance was passed prohibit ing the outting of trees and of eod on tho land of others. The ordinance directing tho City Collector to turn over his books to tho County Treasurer, aud to have him apply for Judgment on all de linquent property, was taken up. The Corporation Counsel submitted aa amend ment directing tho Collector to return at tbo same time all water assessments remaining un paid, and fixing tho September term as the time for applying for judgment. It was adopted, and tho ordinance passed as amended. The Council thou adjourned till half-past 2 this afternoon. THE CHOLERA, Prevention Better Than Cure* To the Editor of The Chicago Tribune. Sin: £ have soon a good doal in your paper, and others, on tho subject of chplora, and would like to make a saggostiou or two. Thoro is littlo doubt that tho disease is spread mainly from noglocting to deodorize tho dis charges of patients, and to completely’cleanse tho bod or othor clothes infoctod. Several plans havo boon suggested by tho uso of disinfectants, oil requiring forethought and outlay, and thoro foro not likely to bo available at tho timo when moat wanted. Now, tho host disinfectant wo havo is common earth, which is available at onoo; and tho simple plan is lobury all discharges, vomit or other, in tho ground immediately, wash ing out tho utensils perfectly, and put tho clothes infoctod into boiling water,with soap pored dowu into small bits, or washing powder. This is tho simplest way of preventing tho spread ; and now for chocking the tendency to take tho disease. It is generally supposed that tho uso of vege tables and fruit increases tho tendency. lam firtniy convinced, from my own observations, that it is just the contrary; that tho consump tion of fresh meat is tho principal. predisposing cause ; and that tho uso of sound vegetables and ripe fruit is the greatest preventive, with tho addition of rice, beaus, oto., and very little pota toes ; also, an almost total abstinence from alcoholic drinks, —1 moan spirits. As to tbo treatment, it must vary so much, according to circumstances, I will not offer any suggestions, os they would necessarily bo very long. 1 only say, got tho best available modical advice, and apply the greatest possible amount of dry beat to tho pit of tbo stomach. Chicago, Juno 21,11173. On Kay. Water in Cholera* To the Editor of The Chicago Tribune Bm: Tho question has boon twice put, through the columns of Tub if water should bo given or withhold in cholera. In view of the possibility of oar having this dread disease to contend with during tho hot season so close at baud, and considering tbe question an important and pertinent one, 1 take tho liberty of responding. Owing to tho vomiting and purging which forms so marked a feature in this disease, there is a very groat transudation of tho watery ele ments of tho blood into tho alimentary canal. From this loss of water, tho blood becomes dense and viscid, and tho blood-globules are relatively in excess. Tho serum of tho blood also becomes notably deficient in salty elements, which havo escaped with tho transuded water. Thus, some of tho most striking phenomena of tho disease in question aro plainly attribut able to tho blood-lesions produced lu this way. That these changes aro transient, and admit of speedy readjustment, provided tho transudation can bo prevented or chocked in time, has boon demonstrated by tho experience of our pro fession. Thus it is plain to bo soon that tho introduc tion of liquids into the system is very desirable, and should bo resorted to as for as possible without provoking vomiting. It more often happens, however, that tho stomach will retain but little liquid of any kind. Wo must then pro ceed with caution. Water mav bo properly given in small quantities at a time, if retained. Small lumps of 100 should bo freely allowed, subject to tho same instructions. Also, concentrated nour ishment, such os essence of moat, chicken broth, and milk. Very respectfully, Oscar J. Price, M. D. To the Editor of The Chicago IHbune Bin: In Sunday’s Tridune I noticed a letter from “ S. Goldsmith,” asking for information regarding tho use of cold water iu cholera. This has boon a much-disputodmattor lu all countries visited by the pestilence; but, as ho says, it is a matter of groat importance. I will try aud an swer him satisfactorily. First of all, what Is cholera ? It la a disease exhibiting the following symptoms: First, a discharge ■ from tho bowels and stomach of a fiuid resembling rice-water, which finid is tho serum or watery portion of tho blood; second, dlllloulty in breathing; third, irregular aud fee ble action of tho heart; fourth, suppression or arrest of tho urinary secretion; fifth, tho blood In both tho arterial aud venous systems is of a binuk, tarry, thick appearance, and therefore circulates very slowly and imperfectly through tho capillaries or smaller sob of blood-vessels. Li tho noxt place, what is thirst ? Thirst is ex plained or defined in tho dictionaries as a painful sensation in tho fauens, indicating n want of drink. But that scarcely covers it. Thirst is simply a manifestation of an insufficient quan tity of water in tho blood. Now compare those together, and what are tho Indications ? In all countries, medical men of note recommend the use of diluents in oholora; and, as a diluent is a liquid employed to dilute The ciitCAdo daily trirunE: Tuesday, June 24, i 573 .. , or woakon another fluid whoa added to It. Its virtue rests In tho water which It contains. Tho most popular diluents aro Ilusood-toa,.toast- 1 water, harloy-wator, rlco-wator. lemonade, otd. Many contend that water ertunpt bo absorbed by tho stomach or bowels during cholera; but, If not water, why tho other popular remedies ? Tho Jesuit Fathers In India employed camphor water (which is simply water flavored with camphor, an camphor is but very sparingly soluble In water) in quantities of half a pint ovory hour or half hour, according to circum stances : and tho Jesuits wore very successful hi treating tho disoaso. Dr. Macintosh, of Edinburgh, tried a very novel way of introducing Water into tho blood, Ho ulusolvod 210 grains of common salt and 80 grains of bicarbonate of soda in 10 imperial pints. of water, warmed to a temperature of 112 degrees; and tho wholo was injected, in tho course of about half-au-honr, into tho veins. Dr. Macintosh treated 166 hopeless cases in this way, and in every' enso tho symptoms cither subsided orontiroly disappeared fora tirao; but, unfortunately, in ft largo majority, returned with Increased violences and, of tbo 156, only 26 rooovorod entirely. Due even this number of re coveries is encouraging under thodroumstnneos, aud tho abovo might bo tried horo la 11 hopeless cases.** Whore cold water is given os a beverage, loo wator. In quantities of about a gill, is the bout, repeated ovory half-hour. In many cases whore it can bo got conveniently, tho carbonic water, os drawn fronvtbo soda-water fountains, la prefer able to tho plain water, as being more oxbailrat ing. Tho addition of 10 grains of bicarbonate of soda or potassa, with CO grains of powdered gum- Arabio, to each draught, will tonu to cause its more rapid absorption, and also act as on emolli ent. Respectfully yours, J. MoLeam Fleming, M. D., 112 West Washington street. Cliolcra-Romctlica. From the A'cto York Journal of Commerce. Moro than forty years ago. when it was found that prevention for tho Asiatic cholera was easier than care, the learned doctors of both hemispheres drew up a proscription, which was published (for working people) in tbo Now York Sun, and took the naino of tho “Bun Cholera Mixture." Our contemporary never lent its name to a hotter article. Wo have soon It in constant use for lioarly two-scoro years, and found it to bo tho best remedy for looseness of tho bowels over yot devised. It is to bo com mended for several reasons. It is not to bo mixed with liquor, and therefore will not bo used os an alcoholic beverage; its ingredients -ore well known among all tho common people, and it will have no prejudice to combat; ooch of the ma terials is in equal proportion to the others, and it may tboroforo bo compounded without pro fessional skill; and, os tho dose is so very small, it may bo carried in a tiny phial in- tho waistcoat pocket, and bo always at band. It is: TincL opil, Capsid, Ilhol co., Month pip., Compile. Mix tho above in equal parts: dose, 10 to 30 drops.. In plain terms, take equal parts tincturo of opium, rod popper, rhubarb, peppermint, aud camphor, and mix them lor use. In case of diarrhoea, take a dose of 10 to 20 drops in throe or four toaapoonfuls of water. No one who has this by him, and takes it in time, will over have the cholera. From the Fort Wayne (Tnd.) Gazette . Tho following proscription, taken from tho advanced leaves of Dr. 11. V. Bworingon’s Phar maceutical Dictionary, is said to bo tho best rem edy known for tho cure of cholera: Tinct, opil. Spiritl LovonduL Co., as, one fluldounce. Tinct. Capsid, half u fiuldounco. Tinct, Cataphora, ono and a bnif fluldounccs. Flat mistura, capiat m xx vol xl, pro to uaU. On the occurrence of the earliest symptoms of tho oholeraio diarrhoea, it should bo given in doses of from thirty to sixty drops every hour (or oftonor if required), confining tho patient strictly to a horizontal position, untill all tendency to tho diarrhoea is entirely overcome. To the Editor of the Cincinnati Gazette: I give you a simple recipe to stop cholera-mor bus. I doubt not but that it will also chock cholera in its first stage : Tako tho white of on egg; boat it, adding to it granulated sugar, If possible to bo had; if not, white sugar. Continue to boat, aud add sugar until tho mixture will ’ rope very thick. Tako, in extreme cases, throe or four toaspoon fuls as soon os prepared. After this take a tea spoonful every half hour, either shortening or lengthening the time, as tho case may seem to require. It is very good for children in cholera infantum and summer-complaint. 1 know of Us good qualities In cholera-morbus; it saved my self, as also ono of my neighbors. THE CITY IN BRIEF. Tho Crescent Base Ball Club defeated tho Star’s, yesterday, by a score of 17 to 8. An unknown man was lulled about 9 o’clock lost evening by being run over by an eastern bound Michigan Central express train at Twenty second street. Mrs. Poggott will givo another art lesson— tho lost of tho season—at Christian Union Booms, No. 114 East Madison street, noxt Fri day afternoon. llonry Tripp, who aoriously clubbed Mike Casey,on Sunday afternoon, was yesterday morn ing hold for further examination by Justice Scully, in bail of SI,OOO. Lauor, who assaulted Dalton, an State street last Saturday night, yesterday was hold for trial at the Criminal Court by Justice Banyon, in boil of SSOO. There will bo a strawberry and ico-oroam fes tival at tho Leavitt Street Congregational Church, comer of Leavitt and Adams streets, this evening. The proceeds aro for tho benefit of tho church. Yesterday morning Knouso, who assaulted Dennison, at No. 272 Noble street, on Sunday evening, and filled tho latter’s face with slugs, was admitted to hail in tho sum of $3,000 to ap , pear for trial at tho Orimiua] Court. The dwelling of Fernando Jones, Esq., at No. 010 Proirio avenue, was entered by burglars on Sunday evening while tbe family wore at church. Gold and silver property to the value of S2OO was stolon. At 0 o’clock on Sunday evening a coal office at No. 422 South Clark street, was entered by thieves, who carried off about SSO worth of prop erty, consisting of coats, a little money, and a honk book calling for $376. WiUioms, tho alleged “ fire-bug," an account of whose doings iu connection with tho fire on Burnside stroot last Saturday night appeared in Tiib Teldcne of yesterday, was locked up by Justice Banyon in default of $1,600 bail. Yesterday morning 11. McCarthy was fined $lO for an assault with intent to kill—a dog—on Sunday evening at 801 Fulton street; Tho fine was imposed for tho combined offense of assault ing tho dog and assaulting its owner. Prof. Haven will glvo his last loctaro of tho Boasonoutho “ History of Philosophy,” at the Union Hall, No. 114 Lost Madison street, at 8 o’clock this afternoon. His subject will bo “ Plato.' M The course will bo resumed in Oc tober. During tho storm on Sunday afternoon, Philip Long ami wife, on aged couple, wore riding in a buggy near tho artesian well at Lincoln Park. Tho vehicle was violently overturned and both wore sorlously injured. The horse ran away and reduced tho buggy to splinters. Tho body of the man who was found in tho lako at tho foot of Randolph street, was identi fied yesterday as that of Patrick Dovitt, of No. 827 Aberdeen street, Ho was a laborer and wont fishing last Tuesday. A verdict of accidental drowning was rendered by tho Coroner’s jury. Tho commencement exorcises of tho Lako Forest University take place on Wednesday next. Train will leave tho depot corner of Canal and Klmsio streets at half-past 0 o'clock In tho morning, and return just uftor dark. Muslo will bo iorulshod by tho Croat Western Rand. Two Gorman servant girls, named Catherine Crodwich and Louisa Manor, attempted to hasten tho ignition of some splinters of wood, at noon on Sunday, at No. 1057 Stale street, by pouring on korosouo. Of course they wore very serious ly burned. Both wore removed to tho County Hospital. At half-past 10 o’clook yesterday morning, os a party of buys woro bathing in tho North Branch, near Division street, ouo of their num ber, named August Soholoff, got beyond his depth and was drowned. OfUcors Keller and Meager dragged tho river, but did not find tho body. Tho hoy was 12 yoars old, and lived at No. 831) North Itoubon street. An unknown man was instantly killed at 6 o'clock last evening by being run ovor by a train of curs of tho Chicago & Northwestern Railway, at Division street. Ho was coming in from his work, and was sitting on tho pilot of ISngino No. 180, when, in attempt ing to jump oif, ho foil, mid tho wholo train passed over him. Tho remains woro taken to tho Morguo. Tho Assessors of tho several towns of Chicago, having completed their labors, aro now ready to submit their books for tho inspection of prop erty-owners. A largo. number of tax-payors called and examined tho books yesterday, but, in order to allow all who are interested to look over tho records and suggest corrections, tho ofllcos of tbo Town Boards will bo kept open to day. Tiro West Side olflco is at the corner of Halstod and Adams streets, tho South Bide at No. 170 Adams streets, and tho North Bido at tho oornor of Clark and Michigan streets. Tho Board of Publio Works issued tho follow ing building permits yesterday i H. Hoard, two story and basement brick, 40x72 foot, West Van Burou street; Blmon Lamm, two-story and basement brick, 22x60 foot, No. 487 North Welts street; J. F. Lord, live-story and basement stono-iront, 24x100 foot, No. 25 East Washing ton street; Hannah Campbell, fivo-story and basement stone-front,’ 24x100 foot, No. 27 East Washington street; Maurice Donohue, two story and basement brick, 40x40 foot, in roar of No. 140 North Peoria street. Tbo alarm of Are from Box 876 at 2 o’clock yesterday morning, was occasioned by (ho dis covery of flames in a smoke-house in the roar of No. 721 South Jefferson street. Tho devouring element spread to tbo building No. GO Oanalport avenue, which was occupied as a boarding-house by William Horstall. Loss on house, $1,000; Insured for S4OO. Loss on furniture, $600; In sured for S6OO In tho Aflomauia of Pittsburgh. No. 721 Bouth Jefferson street was occupied os a butobor-shop and dwelling by August Kromraoll. Lobs on building, $1,600; no insurance. Loss on furuituro ana smoke-house, S6OO ; no insur auco. : At half-past 7 last evening, a thief sneaked into Smith's saloon, at tho corner of Blue Island avouuo and Twelfth street, and tapped tho monoy-drawor of SB3. Tho proprietor saw him as ho was ioaviug tho plaoo, but being lamo was unable to catoh him. Oflloor Dwyer saw Smith endeavoring to capturo tho thief, and wont in Sursuit. Ho gave tho follow a hot chase, and nally came up with him at tho corner of Jeffer son and Bunker streets, whore ho knocked him down, and boro him triumphantly to tho Twelfth Street Station. Dwyer is one of tho most corpu lent men on tho force, and tho speed ho exhibit ed was quite unexpected. Tho family of Mr. Patrick O’Brien, of No. 707 State street, has boon thrown into the deepest distress by tho unaccountable absence, for over a week, of two littlo girls, Ellen and Lizzie O'Brien, aged respectively 12 and 7 years. They loft their homo yesterday a wook ago, and when lost soon were going in tho direction of tho Lake. Diligent inquiries have failed utter ly to find the least clue to their whereabouts. They wore dotted calloj drosses, velvet hats, and shawls. Thoy woro remarkably bright aud pretty, and their absence has Ailed their homo with deep gloom. Any word of them may bo loft at tho Control Pblioo Station. Last Friday evening two Scotchmen, members of tho Caledonian Olub, met in Iron’s saloon, at tbo comor of Halstod and Monroe streets, to tako a social glass. After imbibing freely, tnoy fell to boxing, and Anally, becoming enraged, their playful “passes” led thorn to fighting. Thoy woro quiokly separated, but, determined to satisfy their boated passions, they made ar rangements to moot with seconds, at somo place outaldo tho city, on Sunday afternoon, and en gage in a scientific fist-Agut. Tho result of tho engagement has not yot boon learned. It is to bo noped, however, that both woro so victorious that neither of thorn can boast of an uubruisod spot on his body. A Philadelphian, who gave tho namo of Ed ward J. Roberts, made a victim of a St. Louis “ school mom, and robbed her of all she possessed. She was a native of North Danville, - VI., but until rocontly was employed os teacher in a St. Louis publio school. About tbroo weeks ago sho mot Edward, who told her ho was a widower and hod two children living in Phila delphia, and that ho was in a lucrative business. Ho induced her to oomo to Chicago, aud while at tho Briggs House proposed for herhand and was accepted, and the two were married. Quo morning Edward said ' he had lost his pocketbook, containing S6OO, and his wife generously gave him all her savings—about 6400. He also took her watch, “to have it sot

correctly," as ho said, and, after giving her a $lO , bill and tho ebook for her trunk, stopped out u for a few moments." Ho did not como back, and Mrs. Roberts, believing ho had gone for good, returned io St. Louis. Tho Chief of Police of that city is now looking for Edward, but it is very doubtful if ho Buds him. The follow is probably a Chicagoan who wont to St. Louis to victimize a woman in order to got oven with tho females’ of that suburban village, one of whom, it is said, caught a Chicago man nap ping, and filched $2,000 from him. PERSONAL. H. H. Taid, Colorado, Is at tho Sherman. J. B. Hobson, U. S. N., is at tho Sherman. Subsidy Pomeroy, Kansas, is at tho Hattoson. Qon. W. 0. Kibbo, New York, is at tho Sher man. E. O. Rose, Big Rapids Magnet, la at the Mat teaon. Gen. L. ft. Webb, LaCrosso, is at the Grand Fociflo. R. Francbot and wife, Sohoncctody, is at tho Sherman. Charles D’luvilliors, Philadelphia, is at the Sherman. Judge J. M. TobboUs, Harrodsburg, Ky., is at the Sherman. Judge James Grant, Davenport, is at tbo Grand Pocifia. Col. W. E. Morrill, XT. S. A., was at the Grand Pacific yesterday. Dr. R. H. Cabell and family, Milwaukee, are at tho Grand Paoifio. George E. Holyoke, James E. Abbott, Now York, aro at tho Sherman. Tho Maryland State Editorial Association are expected at tho Matioson this morning. Among tho arrivals at the Gardner yesterday wore tho following j 0. Droyfne, Shreveport, La.; E. G. Dill, Now Orleans ;B. F, Lindaloy, St. Louis : Thomas Reno and wife, Now York; 0. H. Bradford, San Francisco ; R. Rothschild, Fort Wayne; E. G. Dixon, Aurora; .G. T. Woodbury, Henry W. Harvey and family, Now York. Among tho arrivals at tho Shorman yesterday wero tho following : 0. E. Birdsall, Now York ; A. H. Wilder, Bt. Paul; B. P. Hmman. Cin cinnati ; Ed Shea, Milwaukee : 8. W, Atkinson, Boston ;J. E. Griffiths and wife, Detroit; Alex. J. Frick and wife, Philadelphia ; N. W. Wells, Nebraska; A. J. Banner, Sacramento; J. H. Wotmoro, OUntop. Among tho arrivals at the Grand Paoifio yes terday wore tho following : F. R. Rico, U. 8. A.; J. N. Cady, Boston; Qooige B. Backus, U. fl. 0. C., West Point; Lester Clark and 0. N. Griggs, Now York; J. It, Whitney, Philadelphia; H. 0. Southwick, Albany ; J. Henderson, Pittsburgh; H. Harris, Providence; Stephen Parish, Jersey City; J. KJyman, St, Louis. The Bov. Dr. Bobbins, of Boobostor. N. 7, has boon offered tho Presidency of Colby (Me. University.' Dr. Joseph Pancoast, since 1838 a Professor in Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, has re tired from active duties. Col. W. B. King, of Minneapolis, "is about to oommouoo tho construction of aln&mmoth ham on his form in Meeker County. Dr. William Cato, of Salem, Mass., has boon appointed Professor of Chemistry and Lexicol ogy in tho Homoeopathic Medical College of Missouri. Qon. Boger A. Pryor poured out the vials of his wrath upon Darwin and the modern ration alistic philosophers in his address at Hampden Sydney College last week. L. E, Truosdoll, tho Inventor of the Truoodoll Iron bridge, has boon dangerously sick at his homo, at Warren, Mass., tho past week, but is slowly improving and will probably recover. William D. Shipman, lato United States Dis trict Judge in Connecticut, lias boon chosen associate counsel for tho Erie Railroad, in place of Samuol Newell, who has for many years hold tho position, and has recently resigned. Since Astronomer Watson, of Ann Arbor, dis covered his last planet, tho friends of Astrono mer Peters, of Hamilton College, have boon urging him io oil the bearings of his telescope and try and bag another, just to keep up his end. Prof. L. Clark Soolyo, of Amherst College, ban accepted, after long hesitation, tho proffered Presidency of the proposed Smith College for Women, at Northampton, Mass. lie loaves his fd'Oßont place with the dose of tho ponding erm. and will upend the summer lu a vacation trip to Europe. A Berkshire County youth appeared In Now York last week and traded his ancestral farm of sevouty-ave acres, worth $5,600, for a widow's house lu Brooklyn worth $13,000, and mortgaged for SI,OOO. Tho widow then proceeded to her now country homo, and found on arrival a bit of unimproved land worth in all about SOOO. Bho now wants to ohaugo bade, and tbo boy la in tho Tombs. It la tbo Intention of tbo Milwaukee A St, Paul Railway Company to build a largo and com modious immigrant dopot at Milwaukee, for tbo business of next season. It will bo looatod along their property and will bo provided with conveniences for tlio accommodation of now comers equal to those at Detroit. Pickpockets do not on joy life In California. An old “ bull-wbaokor M felt a strange liaud in his pocket there recently, and, pulling bis pen knife, with a blade that weighed a pound, out off tho man’s baud at tbo wrist and throw It after him, with tbo ndvico to “ put it In whisky wboro It would koop." Secretary Richardson is reported to bo bunt ing up a position of uomo sort in Alaska to which bo can appoint Miss Dr. Major Mary Walkor, bo having promised that dreadful fe male four years ago that, in tbo thou improba ble ovout of bis bocomiug Secretary of tbo Treasury, ho would Urns provide for her. And now sbo is bolding him to bis word. Oscar 11., crowned “ King of.Bwodon and also of tbo Qotbsand Vandals," will soon embark at Trondjom in tbo St. Olaf frigate, tbo largest ship of tbo Norwegian navy, to visit North Capo,, tbo most northerly point in Europe. No King baa boon tboro since Christian IV., of Denmark and Norway, who was interested in building up irado and fisheries in that quarter, 250 years ago. On tho 16tb of July King Oscar will re ceive tbo Norwegian orown at Trondjom. Christopher Shearer, a fruit farmer noar Heading. Pa., bos probably tbo largest refrigera tor in tbo country. It is 65 foot square, and bolds, when filled, about 140 cartloads of ico and 4.000 busbols of fruit. Last fall Mr. Shearer placed in it 1,700 bushels of apples, 450 bushels of fiartlott and GO busbols of Lawronco pears. His brother, who is tbo owner of an adjoining form, also stored 100 busbols of apples in it, some of which aro still there and as solia as wbon they wore taken from tbo trees. ’ Tbo Atlanta Constitution tolls wbat became of a practical joker in DoKalb County, Ga.: u Two brothers, by tbo namo of Henderson, re side noar each other. Ono of thorn has n tenant on his promises who is a ‘ lectio scoroy. 1 Tho othor brother is mischievous, and lovod to toaso tbo tenant. On Thursday night ho thought ho thought bo would go over and frighten tho ten ant. Tbo lattor wont to bis landlord and told him somebody was at tbo borso-10l trying to steal a horse. Tho landlord goos over, and, see ing tbo supposed robber, flrod and killed him in stantly. To tbo horror of tho landlord and ten ant, they discovered that tbo dead man was Tom Henderson. Tho slayer is now in a state of mind bordering qn insanity.” California always shows her fruits to strang ers wbon thoy visit bor shores. Sbo say —fruits aro very plenty with us and very cheap—so cheap that upon many ranchos ibo bogs aro fod with apples, poors, poaches, and other fruits, that won't pay to send to market. In tbo courso of tbo investigation into tbo affairs of tbo Deaf, Dumb, and Bund Asylum, a pupil named Briggs was aakod if bo bad bad any fruit. “ Ob, yes," bo answered, a bright smile stealing across bis features, “ two years ago wo had sorno apples /" It was a rare luxury that ho remembered tbo timo woli. And so it camo to light that, with fruit so oboap that it rots upon tbo ground, tbo inmates of this Asylum bavo apples once iu two years 1 Oh, honest, woll-moaning, fatherly Mr. Wilkinson I—£an Francisco Chronicle . ANTI-MONOPOLY. 'Richland. County, Ohio, Farmers’ and Workingmen’* Ticket The Resolutions* Special Dtopateh to The Chicago Tribune. Mansfield, 6 m July 23.—The farmers and workingmen hold an adjourned meeting to-day, the first one not being considered an auspicious opening of the now crusade. About sixty dole gates wore present, made up mostly of farmers and workingmen, with a fair sprinkling of politi cal hooks to manipulate the thing, if possible. Col. B. 0. Brown was mode Chairman, and W. S. MoMillon Secretary. A committee on resolu tions was appointed, of which M. D. Harter was Chairman. 'Xho following is the report of the Committee, which, after brief discussion was, unanimously adopted: WnEOEAS, In the opinion of this Convention, both the political parlies have proved Blgnolly unfaithful to the irußta committed to their care, local and in the na tion at large, and have given ua ’extravagance where they promised economy, and inofQclcnoy whom wo should have hud ability In tho management of public allalra; therefore Resolved, That, cutting loose from party aflUlatlona, wo recommend tho fanners and workingmen repre sented lu convention to-day, toplooo before the people of the country men selected from our midst who, while faithful representatives of the interests of labor* lug men, will, at tho same time, bring to the adminis tration of the 001 cos for which they are nominated honesty and otQclonoy. Resolved, That wo will use every fair and honorable moans to secure the election of tho ticket which may bo placed In nomination to-day, and, while urging this course upon all people in the county who desire hon esty and fair dealing In tho management of tho affairs of tho county, we do not seek to bind any one to tho support of any special political doctrines, aiming solely to bring about substantial reform within our own county. National and Stato matters wore loft for a Stato Convention to pass upon. Tho following ticket woo placed in nomination: Representative. R. 0. Brown, Republican; Sher iff, Harrison Mickey, Liberal Republican; Clerk of Court, W. 8. McMillon, Liberal Republican ; Auditor, John Booth, Democrat; Infirmary Di rector, Lowroy Bibbott, Democrat; Commission er, Peter Suanp. Democrat, nominated on tho Democratic ticket; Treasurer, R. 11. Rowland, Republican. There was apparently a majority of Republi cans in the Convention, and it was noticeable that of tho Democrats present there wore none of prominence in tho party. The Former*’ movement* Tho following resolutions have boon adopted by Bethel Grange, Livingston County, 111.: Whereas, Wo havo noted with surprise the course pursued by tho Pontiao Sentinel os against the farmers' movement and its platform of principles, being char acterized by that paper aa gotten up by a parcel of 11 dead-boats n and " scallawags.” Therefore, bo it Resolved, By this Orange, now in session, That wo utterly condemn the action of the Pontiac Sentinel in Us scurrilous articles on tho farmers' movement; and bo It further Resolved, That wo hereby agree with and indorse the action of the committeemen of this county who met in Pontiao on tho 81st of May, 1873, for tho purpose of effecting a more perfect organization of the formers' movement in this county; and bo it further Resolved. That wo indorse tho course of tbo Pontiao Free Trader, and recommend the same to tho “patron age of oh farmers and friends of the fanners' move ment. G. W. Langford, Master Bethel Grange, No. 248. O. 11, P. Noil., Secretary, Jons 14, 1873. Residence Lots. We call the attention of our readers to the sale by auction of flue residence lota to bo Bold by EUbou It Foster, this afternoon at 3 o’clock,on Shurtloff avenue, between Twenty-ninth and Thirtieth streets. Those lota aro situated in a thickly-settled part of tho city and aro very desirable for residence purposes. 'For particulars aoo advertisement in auction column. A Forger In Jn.ll* Taunton, Mass., Juno 23.—J; D. noirtloreon. alias H. Fay, who attempted to pass a forged cheek on tho Bristol County National Bank, on Saturday, was arraigned this morning in tho Municipal Court, and put under SIO,OOO bonds for his appoarauco beforo tho Superior Court. Ue had in hla possession $7,000 Now Jersey Control Bailroad bonds, probably stolon, and a complete disguise of rough clothes. Tho ac cused claims that ho is tho victim of mistaken Identity. MARKETS BY TELEGRAPH. Notv York Fiuunclal Nows* New York, Juno 23.—Money was easy, but rather mure active at 4Q5, with exceptions at 8 at the close. Sterling was quiet, at 1O9?;01O9A; far sixty days, and for sight. Gold was alternately weak and Arm, on narrow fluc tuations, tho extremes of tho day being 116 to 116?;, There wore large orders to buy at about 119, and tho bears 'were uuable to depress tho market below that figure. The market closed firm at 115?;. Loans, 2@ per cent for carrying, and flat for borrowing. Clearings, $97,000,000. The Treasury disbursed $03,000. Customs receipts, $310,000, Governments woro quiet and unchanged, State bonds ruled dull aud steady. Stocks wore weak aud lower, but the doollno was not marked, and transactions limited. Many of tho larger operators wero absent. Tho short interest bos boon largely covered, and the demand for tho active ' stocks comes mainly from tho pools. The greatest activity was In Union Pacific, which advanced from Si?; to 23 JW. and {dosed at 24!;@ Si.H’i the lowest price of. day, Tho other fluctuations wero: Erie, fIJkfOJW;; j Pacific Mall, 88V087M s Western Union, 85?;, 85V, 85, 85?;, 85?; ; C„ C. & I. 0., 28027?;: Lake Bhore, t)2‘;©l)2j;; Chios, 88?;© 37Ji ; Hock Island, 1OD.';01O8?; ; Bt. Paul, 61>;@fil • Wabash, 68V0O8 ; Northwest, TihiQUti ? Delaware. Lackawanna & Western, Oi)?a0U8. Iron Mountain fell to 70 on sales of 100 shares, closing with 05 bid. - Tho Produce Exchange adjourns on July Urd to the 7 th. titorllog 100. aOTEQNUF.NT BONDS. Coupons, ’81..., 6-20S of '62 .... Coupons, ’O4 .. ,121?; | Coupons '67 120?; ,116*4 Coupons. Cd 120 .119?; j 10-403 118 Coupon*, *OS 117Jf Coupons,*66 (now), ..110 I Currency 6§ 114J4 | New Be 113>4 BONDS. BTATR Missouri* 05*$ Tounosßcos, old 70 Tennessee*, n0w......70 Virginias, n0w........60 Virginias, old 4H North Oarolinas, 01d..0S North Oarolinas, n0w.16 Cant0n.............. OS Western Union 85*4 Quicksilver.......... 40 Adams Express...... 00<4 Well* Fargo 82*4 American Express... Cl United States Ex.... 71*4 Pacific Moll 37tf New York Central...lol*4 Ed 0.... Q2X Eriopfd 71 Harlem, ox-dlv 12.7 llarlnm pfd ..100 Michigan Central.... 07 Pittsburgh 87*^ Northwestern........ 71 J£ Northwealorn pfd.... 80 Hack Island,.. 108*4 N. J. Central 105.J4 81. Paul 61 St Paul pfd 71 Wabash chv Wabash pfd 80 Fort Wayne 06 Terre Haute 10 Torre Ilaulo pfd 40) Chicago ft Alton 100W Chicago h Alton pfd.llo Ohio & Mississippi.. 33 C.,0, &0 82 0., I), k Q 112 Lake Shore ~... 02tf Indiana Central 27J4 Illinois Central; 107 Union Pacific slocks. 24J4 Union Pacific bonds. Hoft{ Central Pacific bonds.lo2»£ Del. Lack, tt Western.l2U)4 Hartford & Ed 0..... 2 Foreign ITlarkola. Liverpool, Juno 27—11 a. m.—Unchanged for flour at 27a Cd@2Bs Od. Winter wheat, 12« 2d ; spring, 11s ®l2s* white, llfl 10d@l2u; club, 12s 4d. Corn, 26a (kl. Pork, 625. Lard, 30s. ' Liverpool, Juno 23—1:30 p. ro.—Market unchanged. London, Juno 23—6 p. in.—Consols, for money, l 02‘i; for account, 02*4; O-20a of ’66, 02J4; do of ’O7, 09H; KMOa, eo ; now As, 80 & : Edo, 40M. The rates of discount for three months bill la tho open market Is *4 below tho bank rate. Frankfort, June 23.—Fivo-tvrcnUca of ’62, 00>4, Paris, Juno 23.—Rentes, 66 f, 20c. Liverpool, June 27.—Cotton quiet and steady; middling upland, 6J£d; Orleans, o,'4d. .Bales, 10,000 bales; American, 6,000; speculation and export, 2,000. Hroadstuffs quiet. Rod winter wheat, 12a 2d. Flour, 37a Gd@2B3 Od. Corn, 2Cn Od. Ohouse, 07a ; Cumberland middles, 375. : Now York lilvo-Stock Market. New York, June 23.— Drevks— Rccctpla yesterday and to-day, 304 can, or 6,030 head, making 10,400 for tho week, against 8,726 last week. The supply was too largo, especially of common cattle, and tho market closes weak at a decline of *4®.J4c for tho week. Toia ans, common to best, ranged at and native stccra Bold at 10?4®12*4c, with a few extra and fancy selections at 13@13>4c. Fat steers, 1,260 to 1.400 Ibn live weight, sold at ll)Xc. About 200 cars of cattle are bold over. Dressed boof had a fair salo at B®lo)tfc. Tho trans actions include 20 car loads of Illinois steers. o*f®7?f owt, at llJtf@U&a; 21 cars, Ctf®Btf owt, ot ll.V® 12*,(o; 18 cars. 7@Bif cwt, at ll*fc ;13 cars, 7*X owt, at 12®I3jtfo; 8 cars, owt, at 1 3 cars, Vi owt, ll>tf®t9Jtfo: 0 cars Ohio atlllers, 7if owt, at UA£o: 24 cam Illinois stoors, 7 owt, at ;■ 0 cars Texans, 8‘ cwt. o®%o ; 4 cars, .0 cwt, 9*fc; 10 cars, 0 owt, at' 10@l0)tfo; 11 cars Missouri stoors and Texans, 7 cwt, ot 10>$®11 Wo ; 0 cars, 6>f@7itf cwt, at and 4 can still-fed Texans, 0& owt, at at HAfo. Sheep and Lambs—Receipts, 37 cars, or 7,7C0 head, making 18,230 for tho week, against 25,700 last week. Demand weak and market dull at a reduction of fully ife on sboop and 3fo on laml>s. Common to good shoop sold at 4®BJfo, with a few car-loads of prime and extra ot 0®0&o. Lambs ranged at B>tf lo llltfo. Tho sales include 4 cars prime Ohio shoop, 00 lbs, at Go; 2 cars, 02 lbs, at o>fo} 3 cars Kansas shoop, 62 ibs, at 4,V0; 1 ear Ohio, GO tbs, at 4o; 1 car, 02 lbs, at S^o; 3 cars, 82 lbs, atßJio; 1 car, 08 lbs, at B#o; Icar, 08 lbs, at Sifo; 3 cars, Bfi Q>s, at —; 6 cars Kentucky lambs, 67 lbs, at Oo; I car, 60 lbs, ot 8&0; 1 car, 62165, at 10’fc; 1 car Jersey, CO lbs, ot Ho, and 1 cor, 02 lbs. at lixc. • Swine—Receipts for two days, 10,900, making 24,700 for tho week, against 20,170 last week. Market weak and unsettled at o*J®s#o for live, and o#®7&o for city slaughtered. ■Now York Dry Goods market* New York, June 29.—The trade movement was very slow to-day. and all branches, except woolens, were unusually dull. The market for cotton goods ruled steady and Armor with tho agents, but prices weto without change. Sllcslas wore la bettor demand. Prints wore dull for regular goods, and Job lots are moving slowly. Union ginghams arc Jobbing at 10>fc. Heavy fancy casslmoros, and medium and fine grades, are In fair request by tho clothiers, and prices aro steady. Fall stylos of fancy hosiery are being ordered from the agents. Foreign goods are dull. Philadelphia Cattle market* Philadelphia, Juno 23.—Catile—Dull. Tho mar ket favors buyers. Bales, 3,800. Extra Pennsylvania and Western stoors, $7,25®7.60 5 fair to good, $5,603 0.60. ‘ Sheep—Dull. Sales, 0,000, at 4#® Go gross, accord* ing to condition. Hogs—Firmer, with sales of 6,000 at $7.7508,00. Pittsburgh Oil market* PiTTBUunoH, June 33.—Crude petroleum, nominally $2.10; refined, 18>£c. Tho Produce markets. NEW YORK. New York, June 23.-Cottoh—Quiet; middling up land, 2lc. Brbadhtuffb—Flour steady, with a better feeling; receipts, 12,000 brls; superfine Western and Slate. $4.76@6.00; common to good extra, $5.C0®0.30; good to choice do, $0.3537.10; white wheat extra, $7.00® 8.00 ; Ohio extras, $0.20(38.75 ; St. Loots, $f1.C0@10.75. Rye Hour, $4.C0®6.C0. Com meal dull; Western, $3.30®3.40. Wheat Armor; receipts, 277.000 bu ; mixed spring, $1.44; No. 3 Milwaukee. $1.42; North western spring, $1.49; No. 2 Milwaukee, $1.6101.52. Rye active, but lower; Western, 83095. Barley end malt dull nud unchanged. Cora higher, with fair demand; receipts, 74,000 bu; new mixed Western, 60054 c; healed do, 40045 a; follow, G4@Csc. Oats quiet; receipts, 173,000 bu; new mixed Western, 41® 42M0; white, 47040 c ; black, 40® Eaas—Quiet; Western, 16^®10c. Hay and Hops—Unchanged. Groceries—Coffee steady ; Rio, 17j£@I0»rfb. Sugar dull and unchanged. Molasses (julut nud unchanged. Rico in good demand ; Carolina, 7X08;^o. Petroleum—Oriulo, 80; refined, IBjtfc. Turpentine—Quiet at 45>tfc. STOCK, OP GRAIN IN WAREHOUSES. Wheat. bu 247,000 Com, bu 870,000 Oats, bu 603,000 Rye. bu ; 60,000 Rorfoy. bu 14,000 Malt, bu 220,000 Peas, bu 20,000 Provisions— Pork steady ; very quiet; now metis, $10.60@L7.00. Deaf quiet; mesa, $9.00011.00: extra, $11.25(312.60. Gut moats qulot ami unchanged. Middles quiet; long clear, 8)£o; short clear, 8)4©8)io. Lard weak : western steam, 816*10 ; kettle, Oo Butter— Firm ; Western, 14020 c. Cheese— ln good export demand ; prime new State factory, ll)K013Xo. Whisky—Firmer; 030 NEW ORLEANS. New Orleans, Juno 23,—linEADHTcrpB—Flour dull; XXX, $7.0008.00 ; family, $9.00010.00. Com dull ami drooping ; mixed and yellow, 68c ; white. 680690, Oats quiet at 410420.<> Bran—Dull at 700. Hat—Qulot; prlmo, $23.00024.00; choice, $26.00, Provisions— Pork scarce, and hold drmly’at $17.75. Dry aalt moats dull; shoulders, 7c; clear rib, 834 c, Bacon dull, at 7)»09)4©9)40. llama, 1334 014 c. Lard dull and easier: tiorcc, B)4oß*4°’ Groceries— Sugar dull; good fair; Molasses do movement. Whisky—Dull and firm; Louisiana, Ola ; Cincin nati, 90c, Cotton—Very dull; sales 260 bales; nominally good ordinary, 16/;016^o; middling, IS’i'o; mid* tiling Orleans, 18fto; lowmiddUng, 17J»® 18c. Receipts, 1,042 balea; exports, 4,338 bales; coastwise, 2,040 bales; stock, 89,822. Milwaukee, Jane 23.— Breadbtuffs— Flour dull; spring extras, $5.0006.60. 'Wheat Arm; No. 1, $1.28)4; No. 2, $1.21)4 spot; $1.18)4 Juno. Oats steady ; No. 2, Corn In fair demand and higher; No. 2, 32)4c, Ryo steady; No. 1, 62a. Barley dull and nom inal ; No. 2, 600. Freights— To Buffalo, 7o; Oswego, 120. llEotam- Flour, 6,000 brls; wheat, 112,000 bu. Shipments— Flour, 12,000 brls; wheat, 101,000 bu. BUFFALO. Buffalo, Juno 23.— Bueadstupfs— Flour in good demand. Wheat, No. 2 Milwaukee offered at $1.35; no buyers. Corn dull; car lots selling at 40®41c. Oats in better demand ; sales 20,000 bu No. 2 Western at 34035 c. Canal Freights— lower on wheat; others un changed, DETROIT. Detroit, June 23.— Breaustuffs— Flour dull and unchanged. ■ Wheat dull aud a shade lower ; extra. $1.8101,82 bid: No. 1, sl.7s)rf; amber, $1.60. Corn steady at 380400. Oats lu good demand at 3534036 c. CLEVELAND. Cleveland, June 23.— Bueadbtuffs —Wheat dull ami lower; No. 1 rod nominal; No. a nominal; Bold at $1.40,, Corn, 45@4(J0. Oats, 3ft@36o. Petholkum—Quiet, steady, nud unchanged. TOLEDO, Toledo, Juno 23.— Uuead stuffs— Flour steady/ Wheat atoady; No. a white Wabash, $1.76; amber Michigan, $1.6401.64>tf: spot, $1.63; Juno, $1,470 1.47*,' ; July No. 2 rod. $1.66 ; No. 3 do, No. 3, |1.33. Corn steady ; high mixed, 46; seller September, low mixed, 40. Oats higher ; No. 1, 97® 3U« ; No. 2, 340; Michigan, 85 ; rejected, 31c, FuKimirs—3#@4o ; to Oswego, BftßJtfo, Beoeiits—Flour, 3,000 brls; wheat, 4,000 bu ; corn, 108,000 bu ; oats, 31,000 bu. Shipments—llour, 3,000 brls; wheat, 0,000 bu; corn, 61,000 hu ; oats, 4,000 hu. dT. LOUIS. St. Louis, Juno 33.—Bueadstuffs—Flour, more done, but prices unchanged. Wheat dull uud droop lug; only small sample lets sold. Corn dull and un changed ; No. 3 mixed, 34u on track; 300 In elevator; 30J4(5370 eoller August; 43®430 Bucked. Oats dull oudTower; No. 3, 20*fQ270, on track; 270 in eleva tor, 37@27*ifo seller July, Barley and rye, uo salou. Whisky— Steady at B‘Jo. I'novisiuNH—Fork dgll at $10.60. Bulk moatn nomi nal. Bacon quiet, but steady; Jobbing amt order lots, 7 >4O; clear rib, OK® ? clear, Ojtfu ; clear, 10a for Sep tember. Lard nominal. Boas—Firmer ut $4.00Q4,C5. Cattle—Firm ; ludluu uud Toxbub, I prime to choice Datives, o(sflc. CINCINNATI. Cincinnati, June 23.—Bueadstuffs—Wheat dull; No. 3 rod winter, $1.33. Corn quiet; 43c-. Bye steady at (Ul(sC7o. Oats quiet; 33@Uo. Puovihionb—Easier. Mobs jmrk, f15.60@18.75. Lard dull: steam held at 84(o; kettle, B>so. Bulk meats quiet; shoulders, 6J40; clear rib, B>i®Byu; clear, Bi*o4B>tfc. Bacon steady; shoulders, 7J.@7Jdu; clear rib. U‘»'o; dour, o>4®i)?;c. Whisky— Steady; Voo. Vonnuln Panned Detroit, Dexuoit, Juno 33—12:20 p. m.—l'ahbku Up—Props Lowell, (Jordou Campbell, Cuoldu, Labe Ontario, Java, Roanoke, Michigan and barges, Dunkirk and barges, Turner and barges; echrn Monllcollo, Mont TUaiif, Clara Parker, Knapp. Seabird, Harvest Queen. Dreed, Hattie Wells, Schuylkill, Gilmore, Mineral Slate, Star light, Stampede, Jane McOlood. Passed Down—Props D, W. Powers, Empire, Star, Kussla, Nebraska, Beotia: barks City of Buffalo. Mae ten; sebrs Abblo Andrews, Typo, John Moll, (icorgi Finney, 0. M. Hond.P. L. Dnnforth, 0. J, Maglll, Slat of Hope, Iroquois, 0, P. Williams, Beotia. .Wind— South. , Detroit, Juno 2,7.—Parsed Down— Props Canada, Europe, Yo Semite, Neptune, and bargoa Ecliptic, ami India: sohrs Golden Itulo, Anna Grover, City of Green Hay. Kingfisher, ami Amodciui Sunrise. Passed Ur— Props 81. Joseph, Ontonagon and barges; ichm Heals, Goshawk, Albatross, Uutcher Hoy, and Cal Cook. Dismasted— Tho prop India, bound down, reports tho Hchr Mooro dismasted oil Heaver Island. Wind—Northeast, Illinois A; IWlvliipan Cmml iveivs* Canal Office, Chicago, Juno 2:l.— Arrived— Lily, Morris, fl,ooo buoorn ; Parson Urownlnw, Henry, R,oo»> buoom; W. T. Kockiwood, Hour . V.W tons' coal; prop Mohawk Hollo. Henry, HUH -dg-lron ; Mes senger, Homy, 150 tone plg-lrau : ....antic, Morrrin, 6,700 bu corn ; Onondaga,. Morris, 6,fc00 bu corn ; Hollo Franco, Morris, 3,300 bu corn, 3,700 bu oats ; Industry, Morris, 4,600 bu com, 2,600 bu oats ; Brill iant, Romeo, 6,700 bu corn ; Hoard of Trade, Mar. Bdllos, 6,400 bu corn, 2,800 bu oats ; Elizabeth, Lock port, 280,800 )ha meal; Seneca, LaSalle, 4,000 bu coin, 3,600 bu oats ; Calaraot, LaSalle, 0,000 bu corn ; Dcl- Ehln, Ottawa, 6,050 bu com ; Cayuga, Lockporl, 6,700 u corn ; Wave, Morris, 2,00U bu corn, 6,000 bu onto. SPECIAL NOTICES. Dataller's Dead Shot, For Hod Bugs. Certain Death to the Vermin. Kills on touch, destroys eggs nnd nests, roots thorn out. U»o it and sloop la poaoo. 25 ami 60 coots. Largo bottles tho cheapest. Sclicnck’s Mandrake Pills. Thoso pills aro composed exclusively of vegetable in* groillonts, and although thoy entirely supersede tho use of mercury, do not loavo any of itn Injurious effects. Thoy act directly upon tho liver, and aro a valuable route* ay In. all coses of derangement resulting from a dhor dnrod stato nr that organ. Liver Complaint, Bilious Disorders, Indigestion, Sick Hoadacho, Typhoid Fevers, <to.. Ac., all succumb to tho froousoof Hohonck’s Man. drako Pills. For sale by all druggists and dilators. The Great Summer Resort In oaio of Diarrhoea, Dysentery, Cholera Morbus, and Cholera, Is to Maguire's Bonno Plant, & thirty years' rnm* edy In tho Mississippi Valley. The acknowledged specific In 1849 nod 1860. Sold by druggists everywhere. Pure Vncclno Virus, From tho Heifer. Dr. J. D. FISIIRR A CO.. 83 South Olark-st., propagate from tho Uoaugoney *lOOl7, tlironcb soIooUh! tleiiors, and respectfully ask PHYSICIANS ie •end for circulars, as tho address of many of them cannot bo obtained. Vaccination Too. $2. Dr. Fisher will per* (tonally attend thootlloo from 8 to 6 P. m. LACfcS, RIBBONS, &o. FIELD, LEITER&CO., State and Twentieth, and Madison and Market-sts.. Will, during the next few days, close out their entire importation of LLAMA LACS Parasol Covers, At largo concessions from former prices. Also, will offer Great Bar- Gains in their Lace aid lutein Departments, And invite early examination. LADIES’ SUITS. SfflPM, NOEWELL & CO., Offer this week their Entire Stock of Ladies’ Linen Suits, Linen Polonaises, Lawn Suits, and Lawn Polonaises, At Actual Cost of Production, 79 & 81 State-st., BotweonHimdolph and Waaliington. WATER BALANCE ELEVATORS. SAFETY Wo think the people hare a right to know whether tho Elevators ttiojrrldooa dally are ABHOLUriCI.V SAFK, or whether they are liable to fall at any time. That llio»o Intoreitod tuny know noon what their safety depend*, we propose a PUBLIC TEST of tlm safety apparatus upon ail Klerators, before a Committee of Export*, (o heap pointed by tho Mayor or Chief Enginoerof the city, oi any one else of equal standing. Wo CHALLENGE Any and all mannfaolnrnrs of Steam Elevators to submit their moat perfect machines to each a teat, and are ready, at any and all times, to tost our WATER HLKVa- TORS in the tamo way. If our challenge Is nut accept' <J within a reasonable time wo will satisfy any one (even a manufacturer of Steam Elevators) that it la IMPUSSI* RLE, under any circumstances (by breaking all our six ropes, or otherwise), to lot one of our Etuvatoni fall two Inches. If wo do not make Elevators Uiat cannot fall, we will make no more, as wo claim that tho safety of parson* gen la tho very drat requisite of any Elevator. WM. E. HALE A CO., Manufacturers of Water Balance Elevators. LAKE NAVIGATION. GOOBEIGH’S STEAMERS For Racine, Milwaukee, Sheboygan, etc., daily. Sundays excepted, 9a. m. Saturday Excur sion Rent for Milwaukee, etc., do'u't leave un til 8 p. m. For Grand Haven, Grand Rapids. Muskegon. Spring Lake, Fruitport, Manistee, etc., daily, Sundays excepted, 7 p. in, For St, Joseph, Daily, Sundays excepted. 10 a. m. Saturdays, Doat don't leave until 11 p. m. For Green Fay Forts, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 7 [i. m. Wednesday's Uoat goes to Fscanata. FOR, BUFFALO, And Intermediate Points. WciUrn Transportation Company’* Steamer IDAHO, Cant. Penny, from duck lout u< North Dearborn at.. Tuimdny, .Jtmo'Jl, at 7 p. m. __ Union Steamboat Company'* Steamer ST. LOUIS. Oapt. Shannon, from dock at JUudolph*t. briny*. Wednesday, .JunoSß, at 7 p. in. , 0> Western Transportation Company'* Sleamer BADLKIt STATE, Cant. Clark. Inim dock foot of North Dearborn Bt.. Thuraday, Juno £O, all p. in. . , For Ilorth* and Pasiago Ticket*, apply at TSCaulat.. ooruorMadison. A A SAMP ,. Ri l*a>«i Ayenl. LOTTERY. Oniolal Drawing of the Dally Combination (.oiler) ; CLASS NO. HI. FOB JUNK xa, 1“73. 40, 60, 11. 37, 10. Vi. a*. :w, 7. 17. 60, S. M. C 6. CLASS NO. US, FOll JUNHxi, flo. 9. W, 37, 31. W, 6, 78, 10, SJ, 76. 86. 28. Sealed play* aeourud on duiHml. PrUos cub'd and Information given by the Boated Depository, K. D.V VIS, Manager, Hoorn* 6 and 7, 161 South Clark-n. Branch Office*, 837 North-av., 82 West Madison ti., aui 116 South Canal-«t. FEET. CORNS! 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