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. * . * - • — The Birthday or Barns . [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

. * . * - • — The Birthday or Barns . Inspired bv the zeal and largely due to the efforts of Mr . David Fowler of Creston , the Scotsmen of Creston and vicinity have busied themselves effectually for % number of days past in preparing an elaborate entertainment in commemoration of the natal day of the Ayrshire poet ; and their efforts resulted In a most blithesome occasion on Tuesday last , Jiin . 25 th , at Barnums hall . On the eveuing of that day invited guests and ladies and gentlemen of Scottish antecedents , to the number of two hundred sst down to A bountiful repast to whleh they did full justice , after which an adjournment was made to the fine new school building to enjoy the feast of reason and flow of soul inspired by the occasion , nnd a good supper . Bcbcrt Blair , sr ., an aged son of auld Scotia , was called to the chair and mado a few pleasing remarks , after which he proposed the first sentiment , The day we ccle . rnte . David Fowler , Esq-, of Creston , being call...

Publication Title: True Republican
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DoValb County Schools . [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

DoValb County Schools . SUI > KRINTKNDE . \ -TS REPORT . January 31 st 1670 . FHASKLIS . —In the extreme north-western part of the County . In full view of Ogle and Boone Counties , is a building knDwn as tho Proctor School-house . It has the usual appearance . One would know it to be a Schoolhouse by its surroundings—rather by the absence of surroundings . This state of affairs , however , will not long continue , as assurance has been giveu that , with the opening of spring , shade trees will be set ont . The blackboard is small , and made of boards . If there were five times as much , and on walls of hard finish , in the hands of a teacher who knows how to use one , it could bo made the instrument 6 ? untold good to the School . The time will—must come—when such facilities will be furnished , and tctichers demanded , who , with chalk and pointer in hand , can step to the black-board and demonstrate principles , draw diagrams , maps , etc ., as well as they can ask ques...

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wcii assorted winter Cloelne ; Out . [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

wcii assorted winter Cloelne ; Out . Aiy largo ana SIOCKOI Cloths and clothing will now be sold out at panic prices . Every one who wauls great bargains will do well to call and examine . ( Jood chinchilla overcoats , Sli . good casslmcrcpants , $ 3 , men s suits , excellent © 9 . A large full new stock of clothes for custom work just r . ccivtd . Men and boys boots b « - loiv en- . Lotus UOVKAICT . There was great excitement in Aurora a few weeks since , over t . rj discovery th- ^ t all ttf ; kerosene sold in that place was of inferior grado—wouldn t stand the fire test—and Wa » very dangerous , but tits terror of the people was subsequently quitted by a counter discovery that the first discoverers tests wero defective , and that the kerosene was all right . — *»• LIST of advertised letters remaining to the Post Office at Sycamore ., Illinois , on tbo 1 st day of February , A . D . 18 T 0 . Persons finding their names in this list , please « sil for advertiscd letters . HDT ^ S LI...

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UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

JPST OPK - NKD . —100 pieces of newandbeantiful Spring Prints , 10 to \ l \ 4 cents , at J . C . WATERMANS .

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UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

CANVASS 1 NU-BOOKS SENT FUEE FOB paris YSunlight r and Gaslight A WORK descriptive of the ITIYSTEKIES VIUTVEN , TICEK . 8 PLEN D « BS k ( JUIRIBsJ of theCIW Of PAH 18 . It tells how Paris has become the Gayest and most Beantiful City iu the World ; how its Beauty and Splendor are purchased at a ft-arlol cott of misery and Suffering ; how visitors are swindled by Profes sional Adventurers ; how Virtue and Vice go arm-in-arm in the Beautiful City ; how the most Fearful Crimes are commited and cncealed , how money is Squandered in useless luxury ; and contains over 190 line engravings of noted Places . Life and Scenes in Paris . Ag ; nU wanted . Canvassing Books sent free . Address NATIONAL PUBLISHING CO „ Chicago 111 ., Cincinnati , Ohio , or St . Lonls Mo . AGENTS— WANTED . $ 75 TO $ 200 PER MONTH . Everywhere male and female , to introduce the Genuine Improved Common Senso Family Eowiag Macluao . This machine will stitch , hem . fell , tuck , quilt , cord , bind , braid and embroide...

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UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

ADMINISTRATORS NOTICtf . NOTICE is hereby given that tho undersigned Administratrix of the estate of John P . Wheeler , late nf the County of DeKalb and Stale of Illinois , will ttlliiid npnn the County Court of DeKalb County Jliinuiti . ut a term thereof to be holden at the Court liuuse in Sycamore , in said Connty , on the third Monday in tho month ol 5 rarcti next , for the purpose of settling and adjusting all claims against said decedent ; therefore all persons hevliie ; olaims against said ostute are hirtby notified end requested to attend at said term ot said Court for tho purpose of having their claims adjusted ; end all porsons Indebted to mid estate are requested lo make immediate payment to the undersigned . January 19 , MTU , WISE M . WIIKCLKR , 1 A Adraliiistrstria .

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UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

REDEMPTION NOTICE . Notice Is hereby given , that at a sale of lands and town lots , delinquent for tho taxes of lsr , ; , made at the Court House in Sycamore , in DeKalb County , State ot Illinois , W . K . Ihomns purchased tho following described lots and tracts : Lot 9 in block 25 , iu Giisou s addition to the villege of ileKalb , assessed iu the namo cf E . Stilrs . Lot ii see . 18 , township 41-, Ncrth Range 6 , £ as ( oi Third Principal Meriilla . i assessed in name of A . Jl . OilkiDB . -Lot 38 , sec . 14 . Township 40 , North Range 4 East Third Principal Meridian assessid in namo of Lorenzo Ptice . And that the time of redemption from said sale will expire May 26 th , UTu . Dated at Sycamoao Jan . Bill , 1 S 70 . ^ W . R . THOMAS .

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

PIERCE , DEAN & CO . 33 A . NK . ERS : SYCAMORE . ILLINOIS . DEALERS IN Foreign Exchange , AND PASSAGE TICKETS , . 10 and from all tbo principal cities of Europe . Collections made and remitted for at lowest rates . y $ » . Jj ;;™ Mont . D »* . r . Ph bDiruw ,,, „„ . ( . UJ . -IS

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

10 , 000 AOIHTS WANTED ran PRIEST AND NUN Apply at once lo CRITTENDEN 4 McKIXNKY , I lSw 1303 Chestnut St ., Philadelphia , Pa . 1 was cored of Tieaness and Catarrh Ly a aim - pie remedy and will seed the rec « ipt free . lTxsYir . Mrs . M . C . LEQUETT , Uubokcn , N . J . FOR FAJ / ILY USE—simple , eliecp , rtHahle . Knits everything . AOEKT 3 WANTED . Circular end samplo stocking FKEE . Address HINKLAY KNITTING JfACniSE CO ., 119 Wabash Av ., Chisago , III . 17 xlw . UBEAT HI - > CE , Agents Wanted . < 2 M (\ fWtoer yeXT , ure rode ° i Agents , tip 1 U m * l « or female , sellin 2 nnr leorldraimonrd I attvt £ vo lasting White mre Olotlics T . inrs . Cheapen and best clothes lines in tho world : only 3 cents per foot , ond will last a hnndred years . Addr as I he HudI-. mi rti « r Wire Co .. 75 William St ., N . Y . or 16 Dearborn -it . Chicago , 111 . Kxlw . 1870 THE NURSERY . 1870 the best , cheapest and most richly ILLUSTRATED Monthly Magacine for Children ...

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UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

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DBSOLATE ] . [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

DBSOLATE ] . I strain my worn-out eight across the sea , I hear the wan waves sobbing on the Btrand , My eyes grow weary of the sea and land , Of the wide deep and the forsaken lea ; Ahl Love , return—ah I Love , come back to me As well these ebbing waves I might command To torn and kiss the moist-deserted sand I The Joy that was is not , and cannot be . The salt shore , lurrowed by the foam smells sweet , . Oh I blest for me if it were now my lot To make this shore my rest , and hear all strife Die ont like yon tide s faint , receding boats ¦ » If he forgot so easily In life . May in death forget that he forgot .

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BRAVO I [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

BRAVO I A Touching Incident In the lUfe of a ¦ i- Distinguished Violinist . [ From Early London Days . ] One beautiful summer day there was a great festivalin the luge park at Vienna . This park is called by the people the Fiater . It is full of lovely trees ,-fine walks and little pleasure-houses . At tho time of which I am speaking it was almost covered with crowds of people . Among a number of organ-grinders , beggars , and girls who played on harps there stood an old musician . He had once been a soldier , bat his pension was not enough to live on . Still , he did not like to beg ; therefore , on this particular festival day , he took Ms violin and played under a tree in the park .. He had a faithful dog with him , which lay at his feet and held a hat in his mouth , so that passers-by might cast coins into it . On the day which I have just mentioned the dog sat before him with the old hat . Many people went by , and heard the musician playing , but they did not help him much . I...

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THE DIVERSY ESTATE . [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

THE DIVERSY ESTATE . A Daughter Bring * Unit Against Her mother—Over a Million Dollars at Stake . Barbara Diversy , formerly Mrs . Bose , has filed , in the County Court , a petition setting forth that the return of property made by her mother , Mrs . Angela Diversy , administratrix of the late well-known brewer , Michael Diversy , is false in every respect , and proposes to contest the distribution ol the property . Mrs . Diversy was made administratrix on bond of $ 900 , 000 , and the estimated value of the estate was set forth as $ 442 , 099 . 25 , of whioh $ 213 , 000 was invested in real estate , and $ 228 , 000 , the share share of the deceased in lull s Brewing Company . The daughter s petition sets forth the following facts : 1 . That she is the eldest daughter of the late Michael Diversy ; that the account of property rendered by hsr mother , Angela Diversy . is false in every respect ; that the real estate does not amount to $ 213 , 000 , but to doable that amount ; that f...

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HORRORS ON SHIPBOARD . [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

HORRORS ON SHIPBOARD . Terrible Mortality Among Kmlgrants , ( From the New York Times . ) Sanitary Superintendent Harris has just received the report of the Waterside Sanitary Inspector , Dr . Johnson , in regard to the ship John Berrara . This vessel , which is of 778 tons burden , arrived at quarantine on the 10 th instant , after a voyage of 103 days from Hamburg , more than half of which had been spent in battling the contrary winds of the North Sea . The ship started with 448 German emigrants , who stepped on board at Hamburg in ruddy health , with all the stolid strength of Fatherland unimpaired . When the ship came to anchor in the Lower Bay at the close of this protracted and stormy voyage , nineteen of these sturdy emigrants had been committed to deep sea graves ; fifty others had been prostrated by almost mortal sickness , and nearly all of them were but the ghosts of the stalwart men , women and children who shipped at Hamburg . Upon examination the ship was found to be i...

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CHICAGO CORRESPONDENCE . [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

CHICAGO CORRESPONDENCE . Tl » e Wuthsr-The Money Harl »» Wheat-Buslaesi-La Sail , H , ^ Tunnel— . Trl . nlna SplMl . a—Craf * Microscope-Novelty MisoroaopeGeorge Mead—Amusements . p CHICAGO , Jan . 29 , 1870—The weather for the last two weeks , with the exception of one or two days , has been remarkably mild for January * much to the joy of the poor , and the regret of the coal dealers . Indeed ,- tho mild winter , thus far , has disappointed the calculations of those who have a monopoly ol fuel , and prevented the expected rise in coal and wood , for which we are devoutly thankful . THE MONEY MAEKET here is easier , and responsible parties find no difficulty in obtaining all Hie discounts they need for the ordinary purposes of trade . THE WHEAT MABKET has been quite active , prices for No . 2 rangins : from 83 ja 84 i , and the result is quite a demand for money among grain dealers . But the fluctuations in price are such as to forbid all oreaoience of the future . Nothing would te...

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Miscellaneous items . [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

Miscellaneous items . —Tennont has 525 physiciaiana . —In Sacramento the boot-blacks are uniformed . —The largest vineyard in California covers 450 acres . —The first settlement at Buffalo was made in 1783 . —Bogus five cent nickels are in circulation in Chicago . n « 7 ^ L ¥ 0 bi ! Ll Ee e isteri 8 P ^ ted on paper made from the okra plant fciw ^ S ? htt l Bb ° Mshed the law prohibiting Sunday theatres . -Tne . Ij ^ enth Amendment will give Missouri 20 , 000 colored votes . V - ^*™ 0 ? * an- 12 the thermometer stood at 80 degrees at Little Bock . —The Philadelphia Mercantile Library now contains over 50 , 000 volumes . —The proprietress of a drinking saloon in Philadelphia weighs 600 pounds . — Recent events have called into existence in England the word Ecumenicity . —The famine in Bajpootna , India , has caused the death of half a million persons . —A murderer s skull was sold by auction the other day near Ebensburg , Pennsylvania . —Every man , woman and child in America uses on...

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A LUNATIC'S MARRIAGE . [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

A LUNATICS MARRIAGE . The Insane Bon of a Wealthy Broker Inveigled—Arrested for Lunacy and Released on Habeas Corpus—Wand . e . Ti B . , f „ TI »* ough . the Streets in ills Wife s Underclothing . from the N . Y . Sun . Prior to October last , Herman Albert , son of a wealthy down-town broker , had for some time been an inmate of th- > Lunatic Asylum , on Blackwell s Island . His treatment there bad been productive of such beneficial results as led to his discharge therefrom apparently restored to reason . Freedom from restraint , however , soon brought on a return of his malady , and he was sent back to the Asylum only to be again discharged as sane . After this proceeding had been several times repeated . He became at last a permanent inmate of the asjlnm , being granted short furloughs daring his sane intervals . Towards the close of September of last year , Albert was granted a furlough of one month , and on the 26 th of October his lease of absence having expired , h...

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A SEARCH FOR A ROUUE . [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

A SEARCH FOR A ROUUE . A Detective s Experience—Com . Vandernllts Cheeks . [ From the Mew York Post , 21 st ] About two years ago the authorities of the City Bank were thrown into great excitement by the discovery of a forgery of which they were the victims , and whreh had been planned and executed with more than usual skill and determination . A check for $ 75 , 000 , bearing the signature of Commodore Yanderbilt , had been presented and honored some two or three months before , and no suspicion had been awakened in the minds of the cashiers . — SubBeqaent inquiries proved beyond all . doubt that the check was forged , and it appeared equally certain that all clue to the . perpetrator of the crime was hopelessly lost . The matter was at once placed in the hands of the Detective Police , and Mr . Elder , who at the time was at Saratoga , was selected for the one ous duty . It may not be uninteresting to recount the methods selected with a view to the detection of the offender , and ...

Publication Title: True Republican
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Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
ROUND-DANCES . [Newspaper Article] — True Republican — 5 February 1870

ROUND-DANCES . How a Catholic Priest Looks at the Hatter and Advises Relative to It . Somebociv who evidently does not admire what are called ronnd-dances , sendB us the following , which the writer says is a bona fide report of a confessional in which a young Jady who danced told her story and was read alesson : Please tell me . Father , is it a SIN to dance the round-dances ? What am I to understand by rounddances ? Waltzes , polkas , galops , etc . Describe a galop . Why , its something like a waltz , only swifter , and the steps are different , and there are several changes as you make the circuit of the room . • Alone ? By no means ; a partner , of coarse . Gentleman , I presume ? Well , yes ; gentleman preferred , Takes the lady by the hand ? Not exactly ; at least , by one hand . And how does he dispose of the other ? Well , why , —blushing deeply— you know the lady has to be supported , and so her partner just touches her waist lightly , and— But that would afford no support...

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