Winnipeg Free Press

July 14, 1874

Issue date: Tuesday, July 14, 1874
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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - July 14, 1874, Winnipeg, Manitoba "V oliame I. TUESDAY, JTJILY 14, 1874. 8. DAILY FREE PRESS, Published every'lawful day, at 5 o'clock p.m., at WixNipsa, MANITOBA, BY KENNY LUXTON. Twenty-five cents per week. Free delivery in all parts of the city. Sin- gle copies, Five cents each. ADVEKTISIHCJ BATES. One colunin, one 30.00 One column, one fortnight.............. 18.00 One column, one week................. 10.00 j Half column, one month................ 18.00 i Half column, one fortnight............. ?O.CC'i Half column, one week................. 6.00 i Quarter column, one 10.00 Quarter column, one fortnight........... 6.00 Quarter column, one week.............. 4.00 Eighth column, one month............ 3.00 I Eighth column, one fortnight............ 4.00 Eighth column, one 3.00 Business cards of six lines and under, per month. Transient advertising, per line, first insertion, 8 cents, subsequent insertions, 2 cents.' No advertisement inserted for less than if 1. Puffs not published under any.circumstances. Special notices 15 cents per line each insertion. Advertisements unaccompanied by specific in- structions, inserted until, ordered out. JOHN A. KENJTY. Win, F. LTTXTOJT, Proprietor. Editor. J. R CAMERON, City Editor. j.. M. McGregor, Business Manager. containing matter for publication must be addressed to the Editor; those relating to advertisements or subscriptions, to the Business Manager. MAP OF THE TEBBITOB- ies, 26 x 50 inches. 'Privi, plain, in pocket case, in pocket case, colored Sent post free on receipt of price. Mounted on cloth, 50 cents extra. Apply to P. G. LAURIE: or H. S. DONALDSON BRO. jlG-lm. C V. ALLOWAY'S Veterinary Establish- nient, Fort street, in rear of the new Cus- tom House. Sick worses and cattle promptly and carefully attended to. Colts taken in and'trained to saddle and harness, and guaranteed to satisfaction. jl6-m JH. TALBOT, SURGEON Main street, Winipeg. One door south of the Davis Hotel, up stairs. Office nine a.m, to 6 p.m., Sundays ____excepted. jl6-m A large stock of REAPERS, MOWERS, SULftY RAKES PLOWS, HARROWS CULTIVATORS, SCYTHES, SNATHS, CRADLES, FARMERS' BOILERS, and Fanning Implements of all kinds STOVES, WAGONS, BUILDING MATERIAL, and everything requisite for the Immigrant, AtJ. H.ASHDOWN CO. ________ J16-m STOCK, ROBEKT F. JACKSON, Painter, Glazier, Pa- per hanger, etc., is prepared to do painting and house decorating on the shortest notice. A large invoice of white lead, oils, etc., just received from England. Office nearly opposite the court house, Main street. jl6-m BAIN BLANCHABD, BARBISTEES and Attorneys at Law, Conveyancers, etc. Office over McMickea Taylor's hardware store, Main street. JOHN F. K4.IN. j'i6-m 6EDLKY BLASCHAHD. WM. CHAMBEBS, GUNSMITH, Garry st., opposite Grace Church, Dealer in every description of Firearm, and am- munition for the same. Eepairs. neatly done. jl6-ia AVIS HOUSE, HAVERTY Proprietors. Ceiitrally located Main street, Winnipeg. Every accommodation. First class Billiard Hall. The Bar is 0 K. jl6-m HOUSE, and offering at THE VERY LOWEST PRICES: gals. Coal Oil (first quality) 250 Kegs Nails, 200 Boxes Glass. A complete assortment of all kinds HARDWARE, STOVES, TINWARE, etc. AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS of every description. Special attention given to ALL KINDS OF TIN AND SHEET (RON WORK At L. R. BENTLEY'S. __ jl6-m The North- Western Frontier. WASHINGTON, D.C., July James W. Taylor, United States Consul at Winni- peg, British North America, under date of June 19, writes to the Secretary of State that, about the 1st of May, three residents of Manitoba, who were trading. with the Indians for furs at White Mud Eiver, near Wood Mountain, were met by a party, of eight men, led by- one Charles Eart, and representing themsel- ves to be authorized by the Marshal of Montana. They seized several hundred buffalo robes and the effects of the traders, on 'the ground that they were trading with smuggled goods on Amor-. ican territory. .Consul Taylc-r had writ- ten to the Marshal of Montana to ascer- tain .whether Hart was, acting, under le- gal authority, being of the impression that it was a pretext for robbery. The locality in question is near the unascer- tained boundary north of .Fort Benton, but is generally supposed to be on the Canadian side of the frontier. The United States Collector of Customs at Pern bin a and the United States Marshal of Dakota Territory state that the pro- ceedings were without their authority. Tlie in Minnesota. The grasshoppers have' entirelyswept some: of the south-western counties of Minnesota. They did the same thing last year. Thousands are suffering for frod. Appeals are being made for aid from public and private sources. M.u. ARCH has consented to go to Ca- nada with a party of agricultural labor- ers. At a meeting of farmers in New- market one of the speakers .declared he would undertake to import from Canada a sufficient number of unemployed labor- ers to fill the places of the men locked out in this section of the country, Via New York THE BEEGHER-TIITOH ANOTHER RESERVOIR BURSTS. Attempted Assassination of Dismal. Disraeli is becoming Ritualistic. WHISKEY IS THE INDIAN DISTURBER N MA.II DOGS arc reported to have been killed in ISfew -York on Monday, and four persons bitten, IRON, 500 Ibs of it, lit on Peter Ivuss's in St Louis. Poor Kuss- PIONEER FURNITURE WAREHOUSE, Notre Dame street, has now a full stock in all he lines in the trade. Undertaking a specialty. BISHOP SHELTON. E. H. CRONN, Proprietor, ji6-m Main street, Winnipeg. OB VIEWS OF MANITOBA and NOVEL- TIES IN PHOTOGRAPHY, Call at DUFFIN'S Photograph Studio, Garry St. Winnipeg, opposite Club House. jl8-m DM. WALKER, BARRISTER, Etc., Etc., Winnipeg. Office Main street, opposite the Merchants Bank. jl6-lm T7XCHANGE HOTEL, conveniently situated JCJ oa .First street, Winnipeg. J..W. STEWART, PROPRIETOR. Everything new and first class. An elegant bar filled with choice liquors. jll6-lm [ACHON HOLLAND, GUNSMITHS cornsr Main and Notre Dame Guns, Ammunition, and Sportsmen's general out- fits, complete. Repairing a specialty. Charges J16-lm EWS. DEPOT, W. H. KIRK BRO. Midn street, Winnipeg, Dealers in foreign and home papers, magazines, periodicals, etc. Subscriptions taken for any iwvrapaper or other publication, jl6-m JJAEDWAEE. SMITH, fiflUNRO CO., Wholesale and Retail Hardware Merchants, Main street, opposite Queen's Hotel, Winnipeg. Their stock is now very complete in the follow- ing lines: SHELF HEAVY HARDWARE STOViJS AKD TINWARE, BAR IRON AND STEEL, Varnishes, Oils, Turpentine, Etc. Tin, Copper, Sheet Iron Ware Manufactured to order. HEAPIIRS AND MOWERS, Gang Plows, Breaking Plows, Sulky Rakes, and Wheelbarrows in great variety. A Choice Auortxaent of Electro-plated Ware. Agents for the Patent Aluminous and Ornamental Building Paper and Carpeting. jl6-m B UY Carpets, Wall Paper, Oil Cloth, LOOKING CLASSES, Mattrasses, and Heuae Furnishing Goods, At CERRIE'S, Main street, head of Notre Dame. jl6-m Fire, Courtnartial. and French Affairs. YORK, July 13. There was a terrific fire at the oil works at Wehawken on Saturday, barrels were destroyed, valued at nearly a million dollars. The Beecher-Tilton scandal is agaia revived by the latter, who. late in Junel published a long article on the subject charging Beecher with a 'grave crime, but not saying what. Beecher has main- tained singular silence, but it oil Saturday that aiier publication of Tilton's article 'he laid the :matter before his chnich manded fall and thorough investigation which has been going on since. PHABMACY. JAMES STEWART, DRUGGIST, Garry street, opposite Grace Church, Winnipeg, Dealer in.. All kinds of Drugs, Chemicals, Dye Staffs' Perfumery, Toilet Articles, Etc. Thermometers for sale. jl5-m JJED SALOON, TQOD! WOOD in any quantity from one cord to two thousand, Leyee, foot of Postoffice street. W. F. HYMAN. jlT-m LENNON DEMMICK, Comer Garry and.Assiniboine streets. Eetired, quiet, orderly j thirsty can here iind the BEST IN. THE CITY dished up in the proper manner. little saloon 'round the corner. ELKIBK ARTHUR 8TREXT, H. HOUDE, Proprietor. A first class house, good board, and a well fur- nished bar. JH3.JH WATCHES, CLOCKS, JEWELRY. AND FANCY GOODS. NORTHGRAVES, Garry street, opposite Grace Church, :has now in stock the neatest and best assortment of Clocks, Watches, Jewelry, Stationery, MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS, etc., in the city .....Baae Ball and Crlolut Sto- rcoaoopai and etc. FEBOBOOPIO SPECTACLES to ante, all Bepairing. All icork warranted. TO 5 rLOAN on approTed real Apply to JOHN BEEDEN, OTer Hendereon'i store, Main street, Winnipeg. T r YOKK, July 13. The French Assembly is still agitated over an article in Figaro newspaper, ad- vising opposition to the Assembly. It caused considerable excitement and re- suited in the paper being suspended for two weeks. ST. PAUL, July 14, The reservoir on Middleford Brook, Hampshire Co., covering nearly 100 acres, gave way on Sunday and 'the flood carried .away mills, mill; property, bridges, flumes, etc., and gardens to the amount lives lost so. far as known. A very heavy rain was the cause of the dis- aster. "Cl An attempt was made to assassinate Prince Bismarck A pian. named Kullman shot at him, the ball grazing his left arm. Kullman -is a Catholic. Intense excitement prevails in Berlin over the affair. The young Duke of Russia has not yet been sentenced to, banish- ment for stealing his leather's jewels as reported. Disraeli declared in the Hoaeo of Com- mons that he was uncompromisingly op- posed to Gladstone's an.ti-Kitualistie bill as against religilous Iiber1y.; The Carlists have cannonaded Prey- cerda without effect. Gen. Zafcella is now in command: An American, -Dockery, has been tried by court martial at Havana.'and sentenced to death, but sentence has not been. approved) by the Capt. GenL Tilton promises to publish in a .few days a full statement containing charges in detail against Beecher. Gen. Pope, cpreimahding Deipartment of Miasoiimj "writes the :Govern6r of Kansas, charging the late "Indisin out- rage as directly attributable to trading posts and grog shops Gor- GIN Gustave Pierre gard, the cooolederate cotimander, hep received the appointment'of chiief neer of Arffentjne He the and will also, 'T1- v Dteud; ,the 1i.-P i ;