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Newport Daily News (Newspaper) - February 6, 1874, Newport, Rhode Island ism I XXVIII 335 f NEWPORT R I FRIDAY AFTERNOON FEBRUARY 6 1874 PRICE THREE CENTS Daily flews BY DAVIS PITMAN AT XO 13 STREET TEEMS PER PEB PAYABLE TO Thli JOURNAL ia Issued from th office every Thursday A for for the first and 25 fo Ten lines or lew reil type like this make a square Funeral 50 The privilege of yearly advertisers IB limited to thai awn Immediate business It not include Legal Auction Sales Lost aud Found Cards Wante to A CHASE AVD TOPOGRAPHICAL ENGINEERS Landscape Gardening and Land Sur 70 STREET OPPOSITE John Howe Edwin A Chase PROVIDENCE B I Landscape HAD twenty years in laying ou [J Towns Parks Cemeteries aud Country BMt of references Engagements may bfl made will Mr Pitman of the SHUTOUT NEWS City Exchange 765 Lanson Street Philadelphia Park Del Co Pa H ENGINEER AND No 229 THAMES NEWPORT R I Surreys made and Designs aud Estimates for the laying out of Public Lauds Hoads Summer and Private Estates carefully prepared No 11 Clarke street Office A M V H R I C A O HI D DESTAL IN BLOCK S Washington Square NEWPORT E I fC A II 2 tO 5 M TT E PIANOFORTE TUNING Orders received at T A N 85 treat and Charles E J 34 Thainos treet G ir A T T 0 It N E Y A T L A W Trinity Building No Ill Broadway New Commissioner for Rhode Island In Now Yort ST JUSTICE OF PEACE AND PUBLIC State House attention given to acknowledgement S1 141 street POULTRY VEGETABLES GAME ov ALL KINDS in ITS Orders filled iu all parts of the city add regularly W II IN LASD TRIPE SAUSAGES Fruit No 4 Newport H I IN FISH ASD THAMES STREET Families Supplied the best the market affords and at m AND OF KETTLES STEAM PIPES No Street and general jobbing promptly attended to A Large Assortment of ASD TRAVELLING BAOS Of All and Styles No 10 Broad Street 20 Broad street Newport K I GORGE Tt PAPER BOX MANUFACTURER IVo :ir IV street TALL MARS O KIN ALGER ST FIRST BROAD ST Opposite John D of nil kinds ot mid SPECIAL ATTENTION PAID TO REPAIRING If Formerly of Tuber k PAINTER AND DECORATOR 13 Broad Street Ali work done In a satisfactory manner J JR IN FRESH AND SALT BEEF Tripe Pios FEET fcc and Vegetables in Corner ft Broad Streets Newport R I JR HOTEL HOUSE AND STEAMBOAT Hanger and SPEAKING PUT UP TO ORDER 18 BLOCK Up G W AND on off promptly Ami 11 VITA IT K So WM 0 CO BOYNTON'S New Flro Place THIS lif V K K O I It M R A T F of tho old Im ndd W For Mtn liy Insurance Co Hartford Conn Annual Statement Dec 1873 Statement INSURANCE CO On tbe aist day oC A DM 1873 Par Murk Value Valu Estate Loaned OQ Boud t Mortgage Loaned on Cash oil hand 4 In Cash In the hand of Agents and Iu transit U.S Stocks U.S Connecticut State Tennessee Alabama Carolina Canada Buffalo City Water Atlantic Dock Toledo Cily New Brims wick Detroit City Brooklyn City Water City Water Bondat Hartford City Hartford City Scrip Hartford Town Bonds New York CItr Minneapolis City Bonds Chicago City Weal Middle School District Bonds Hartford P k F R It Bonds 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Bank of tho State of souri 0 Shares Nat Stock Merchants Bank 00 Mechanics Bank 20 Farmers Mechanics National Bank 00 Shares Hartford Nat Bank Stock 00 Farmers Mech Nut Bank DO Phoenix National Bank 50 State Bank oO Conn Baking Co i Etna National Bank DO American National Bank City National Bauk 38 First National Bank Oak Motional Bank 00 National Exchange Bank 00 American Ex Kst Bank 00 Nat Drovers Bank 00 Hanover National Bank 00 National City Bank 00 Bank cf 00 Banker the 00 Importers 4 Nat Bk 00 Market National Bank 200 Mechanics National Bank 00 Merchants Eich Nat Bank 00 Nat Bunk 00 Bank of tho Manhattan Co 00 Nassau Bunk 00 North River Bank 00 Bank cf New York 00 National Bank of N America oo Nat Bank of the Republic to Ocean National Bank io Peoples Bank io National Bank oo Union National Bank lo N Y Life Ins Trust Co jo Union Truat Co Interest Total Assets of the Company Liabilities Net Assets D J GOODNOW Secretary DAVIS Attorney Orient Insurance Company HARTFORD CONN STATEMENT OF CONDITION JAN 1ST CASH CAPITAL ash on hand and In Bank ash in hand of Agents on 1st Hens jOftus ny pledge of Stocks and Bonds Accrued M Shares American Bank Slock Hartford oo Bk Stock oo Charter National Mock Hartford oo i Nat'l Bank Slock Hartford Hartford Nat'l Bank Stock Hartford 5 shares Oily Nail Bank Stock Hartford Mercantile Nnt'l Bank Stock Hartford o Hank Slock Hartford 8 First Nat Bank Stock 0 Exchange Nnt'l Stock KI Nat Hank Now York Mich RR Stock oo Lake Shore Mich Railroad Stock oo A Stock oo fc Stock 17 N T N H A o RR Co fc Cr Co Ct Tutel Net Infill faints and l ANNOUNCEMENT 128 Years of Successfu Engagements Messrs VV H Green Go to the ani Y Y visitors of Newport that they are ti do PAINTING IN ITS BRANCHES OUH WILL BE EXECUTED BY MR D M HAMMOND wli fa paper of age Our imitations of Wood Stone and Marble cannot bo ex- celled Hard woods filled and polished au entirely new process and warranted to cire SIGN PAINTING GLASS SHOW CARDS NEATLY EXECUTED BY MR J R HOWE who without a rival In this branch of hia easion Ornamental Bronzing Wood promptly attended to and at THAMES ST Edwin C Blain agency of tbo BOBEL AND NEUCHATEL 3 now prepared to sell a fta Case and Movement at price bio for ladles aud gentlemen Also American JOSHUA GRAY 241 Westminster street V 1C O V I n E W C E A3 GOLD OPERA GUARD LEONTINE VEST AND NECK CHAINS Aud n great variety of Seta of Jewelry lond and Pine Studs Onyx Pearl Garnet and a largo lot of ber Kind's together with many articles in Finn ry not mentioned A very anil well elected stock of Ladles and Gents A Silver Solid Silver ami Silver Plated JOSHUA GRAY and tents Gold and Silver Watches Lockets Charms Crosses Seal Rings IHO a new and Block of Fancy articles just A full assortment of Solid Silver aud lated Ware at OU Th antes Street Diamond Spectacles ara manufactured from MINUTE CRYSTAL PEBBLES melted and are called Diamond on account of archies arid It la well known that cut from Brazilian or Scotch pebbles very to the eye oC their polarizing light aving limi witli the the diamond have been found to admit fifteen per cent rays than any other pebble They aro ground ith great scientific accuracy aro free from chromatic produces a brightness aud distinctness vision not before attained In Manufactured by the Optical jg New York For Halo by Rents in every city In Uio Union H A HEATU 0 and Opticians arc sole Agents for Now ort It whom can only bo obtained o peddlers Do not buy any you the trade mark J 8 Postal Cards 50 Cts Per Hundred eut by mall or express Address 0 W on Bonton sent New Sacks and Cloaks on a lot of Dolman also Water Proof and a sli lot of Buttons at WM O ft CO No 74 Cheap Calicoes nice dark In for cheap at WM 0 COZZENS A CO November 10 S T Hubbard At 37 Eeap oil Dead it full Hue ot Flour ground CoffeM Sfc Lara Mum Fine Butter Fresh Baked Crackers Pickles and Preserves ALw all kLida of Fruit and lii SIT in aoy part of the city free of marC T Newport Jan B I HE hating the ID Store 223 THAMES STREET Will bo prepared to meet his former and tomers aud by attention to busline to merit custom at the Meat and Grocery No 223 Thames Street Newport K I the Office H D SCOTT Just A CHOICE LOT OF BUCKWHEAT Haxal St Louis FLOURS Which we are Belling very cheap for cash Also Fresh and RYE MEAL OAT MEAL anil CRUSHED WHEAT BOLTED and ISLAND MEAL ON HAND Com Data aud Feed Meal Hay Straw and Turks Island Salt J k CO Commercial Wharf Newport R I C G Handy Son Agents Choice Family Groceries Fresh and Salt Provisions FOREIGN fc DOMESTIC FRUITS tc AT No 220 THAMES OF CANNON STUEET And Doors South of Poet Office Wo are uow prepared to f the above named Goods in all their variety at extremely low prices for CASH or approved credit Our former uru invited to call aud see us HH well as the public generally A Stock of Excellent Flour on to bo sold by the Barrel or CHEAP TOR CASH THE TEA CO A GOOD drawing Breakfast Tea 4 for ALSO A FIFE 3 pounds or A liberal discount to jobbers P 15 Broad Street Pears Figs Lisbon and Malaga Grapes NEW FIGS NUTS AND CONFECTION Carry Bros At Bricks FRONTS Brown Dark and Re Brick also Haverstraw and Long Island Brick under at HAMMETT'S LUMBER YARD marlO 231 c L m s 69 At No 90 oral Easy and Coquet Fancy Frames Hacking Writing Desks Slipper I Ac ire Ac STAFFORD 10020 Chea Chintz Cretonne Chintz fMt colors I ing at worth double price WM 0 CO 0031 8 T TO OEO W Binder and Blank Book Manufacturer Full AH of Work at notice Wm P i or At weather Strips I If S 00 ii unit Win W The Rhode Island SAFE DEPOSIT CO Of II L IN ATLANTIC BUILDING NO 47 COE EX- CHANGE STREET of tho Flnt tot Kent Itn Finn A At from to per annum WU on for under COMPANY anil Coin Bullion Plate An It to bo the vault ever built for Tailoring Establishment THOMAS M taken ono of the In Public 176 THAMES ST Would tw to attend to hia and all others who will favor him with u caU Thanking hli friends and fur their liberal patronage bestowed In the and soliciting a con of In the future which hu eii to fe Fire and Burglars ARMED will Im on A tin with tho Pollen Station Open from a Io 4 m and The public are Invited to the premium whether for or from curiosity mailed tc any B mum I'M IIM GO TO W C BOY CLOTH FOR AX SUIT OF CLOTHES or GARMENT or LADIES SACK At tlie present reduced prices NEW FALL GOULD Tailors 70 THAMES Woolen Goods For and wear For Sale at H SWAN'S No 168 Thames Street Newport H I Something Sew in raphy JUST RECEIVED an improved which will take Tin Types do which cell at the low price of four for A WILLIAMS THE ORIGINAL i Block New Photographic C E JrU Hook Store 124 THAMES STREET NEWPORT B I leaped rooms Ju fitted them up I nan prepared to tako from life or copies from other black or In the styles of the art B Particular paid fo copying from P T SHARP nol Pictures Brackets WaU Pockets CARVED WALNUT AT M O O T T R B L L S t C O T T It JG M II I O C K Smith of Pout Office lie Furniture I Furniture 1 Furniture 1 HA i LABOE OF GOOD AND Fashionable Furniture hand and to of It to room for Spring wo mil udt it at rates We would invite our friends and others in want of iu our to call aud see If we cannot do yon good Langley Bennett 10 Franklin St FURNITURE C 1874 J L a A and dealers In First-Class Furniture OF ALL DESCRIPTIONS NO Carving and In every 1 ou notice Drawings anil Plans and warrants LANGLEY BENNETT 10 Franklin St tw imd 11 the duties required of an promptly at- tended to A T Co with Hie Strain ble Co of MARBLE MANTELS And Wimh Bowl Ao All Af o order 480 HJOH ST B I T W IN UNCLE 3 TO A YOUNG WIFE OF AX OLD The following true story might perhaps furnish matter for o little if come dies were still It iri generally tbe case that the mort beautiful the richer a young female is the more tire hoth tier parents the choice of a husband and tbe moro they refuse The one is too tall the other too short this not wealthy and that not respectable enough Meanwhile ono spring passes after another aud year after year curries away leaf after leaf of the bloom of youth aud opportunity after opportunity Harriet was the richest heiress iu her native town but she had already completed her twenty seventh nnd beheld almost all young friends united to men whom uho had at one time or other discarded Harriot uogan to be set down for an old immi Her parents began to nnd she herself in private a position which is not a natural one and fo which those to whom and fortune have niggard of their gifts are obliged to was handsome and very rich Such the state of things when clo a wealthy merchant in north of and canio on a visit to her parents He was jovial lively straightforward mau to attack all boldly nnd coolly Yon snia her father to dny Harriet continues single The girl is what she is to have for her fortune ou know oven in this scandal loving town uot a can an imputation against her replied tho uncle look yon Brother the grand point iu every affair in his world is to seize the right moment this pou have uot doue It is a misfortune but ot the girl go along with me and before the md of three months I will return her to you is tho wife of a man as young and wealthy us herself Away went the bur uncle Ou bo way home he thus addressed Mind vunt I am going fo Bay You are no longer Uss but Mrs Lumley ray young wealthy childless widow you had he misfortune to loso your husband Col umley a happy of a quarter of year by n fall from his virile ng But Let rue if you ey Your father bns invented me with full lowers Here look you is the wedding given you by your late Jewels ud whatever else you need your aunt will upply you and accustom yourself ast down your eyes The kesu witted uncle introduced bis very where and everywhere the young excited n gi-jtU The nen thronged about her aud she soon had her out of twenty suitors Her ad- her to accept tho ono that tho deep love with a rare chance decreed be tho lo aud opulent Tha mutch wan soon nud one day tbe uncle desired to say fow words to his future iu itc My doar ho began we have told ou au untruth How Are Mrs Nothing pf tho kind my niece is attached to you Then her fortune I suppose is not o what you told mo On tho it is is tho matter then A joke winch camo ito my bend one day when f in good we could not well ly is not a widow What is Col Lumley living No no is a spinster The lover protested that he was n happier How than ha had ever conceived himself nd the old was forthwith into a young wife OXE OF BEAU TRICKS Bonn once mado R raid ou ths Baltimore Ho to dine well lat day or know the reason Ha Guy's and for no said bo I want the best ou cnn mo All right Mr Guy walk in showing him into n neat little oom The Bonn nto drank of thn and ust ho had finished his cup of ml hud lit his n vith a folded paper on a silver waiter which ic gravely handed to tho Beau What IK this inquired Bonn Do the waiter I don't want any Auk the to eomo here Tho proprietor appeared nnd he hoped there was nothing nud that his gueat had liked hia dinner I the dinner well enough nud tbo Bcnu but I want to know what this That's tho said tho proprietor Well I never pay any bills I am Beau I don't pay anybody Besides you no right to charge me for this ner I yon for tbe best dinner jou could me Bonn you in on and got the bettor of me fairly Now 111 not wily forgive you for this trick but I'll give you if you will tho trick on tho St Glair on tho side of the way Tho next day tho Benu sumptuously at the St Glair find tht scene wan Tho was presented nnd the etor wound up with Beau I'll Rive you if you will play this off on Guy My dear snid the why didn't I call hero firot Guy has paid me to play it ou you A The York correspondent of tho St Louis Republican ban boon doing Philadelphia something as It makes 110 difference with tbo Philadelphia about tho She the ico in her and to work glaring while tho howl round her and tho mercury goes down to un- heard of ulie off the she on her oar into ho gutter and by of who are not No- body can bold one in- upon tho ocene of her exploits and with on tho of the The in all tho while intent ing things in the The kiuk polled ft little horseshoe shaped thing with sharp short spikes that screws on to buot heels The Philadelphia thy and the Philadelphia woman is in a ceaseless stew lest ha forget to take em off on the steps and goes prodding round on her pets Therefore the instant tbe windows are properly glazed and the stoop she sits in the hall to watch for the perfectly harmless life but one destitute of attraction to an ease scrub hating woman ine You boys wid just before tbe and age manage to twist words in a comical way I have a good time listening to the wee folk who come to our meadow One day a little girl seeing in the last part of one of her Christmas books that a sequel to it would soon bo published called out to a playmate 0 isn't this My new book's got a squeal to But she was quite accurate compared with a little bit oi a boy who caaie to creek with some other children one day last summer to look for I'm going to take an awful lot o cresses homo to mama he said trudging along as briskly as bis fat liitle legs would allow cause my mamma's got o keep everything as cold us ice to put em in Your mamma got No she answered a little but got a leg shouted my wee ster turning squarely about to look the speaker What's that Why eggs with goosey screeched the little chap in scorn She'd hotter look out If she goes to beating eggs she'll break em Eggs ia brittler than anything you mast don't know what you are talkin from St as for February A CALIFORNIA boasts a Pompeii on a small scale It is the own of Meadow Lake on the Sierra da range feet the level of the ea The spot on which it in situated is full gold and in there was R great rush hither feet of the land being aken up in the Summer of that year By pring the next year the had perfectly wild over the golden of the region nud during Slay and nut uot less than people found their way up there aud the retd estate went up ike a kite sixty by eighty lots bringing rom to A town of houses vas built The trouble was with the ore n which there was substance that would not yield to the usual processes and n addition the snow wsg not live feet on a level terrible storms common RK Inte as June All nt once he people saw that nature had played an practical joke on them and they tbe town so precipitately that a recent isitor there walking on snow shoes through he streets eu a level with the second stories into the windows saw the furniture just ns Ibp bnd used The Daubury News in as liWe ber occasion when the wind was blowing direct from the west aud bad been blowing from that direction and bid fair to blow that direction as long as there iras any direction loft that n man we need not dressed in his best suit of clothes and with pomade on bis hair stood on the west side of a of nnd undertook fo screen them We remember too and we remember it with a vividness that is quite that when he had gyrated that sieve about three times that western veered around to thn east with such appalling promptness that before he could make the slightest more to save himself ho had Sunday pomade and n blinding of ashes out of which im- mediately emerged tho most extraordinary sneezing and coughing ever heard in that neighborhood One sieve full of coal ashes with tho operator dressed for church has been known to change the wind to thirty-two points of tho compass Persons troubled with ennui ladies will find that one need not go far from town or country fo find means of doing good and saving instead of killing time if they will only look about them They come to us with two or three practical queries like these showing the little excuse they is for Is it you mistake tbo object of life when you wish to tho niche in which find yourself simply be- cause it is dull Is uot tho object of life formation of character rather than securing much pleasure The that discomfort will lie beaten down be- fore It w easy to expand one's or better recognizing both duties aud pleasures A woman whose culture is above that of tho people about her can make it a lover to elevate tho whole neighborhood nnd delight in doing so Tho most surprising things cnu bo done in this direction if QUO has a little fact nud hearty good will toward rnnt dull people It is easy to work for people but how to got interested in tho stupid ones is tho problem which ia only solved as one ceases to much about one's own enjoyment Sir tho British government to wend another expedition to explore the Arctic seaa AMERICAN AND FOREIGN PATENTS R H EDDY OF P For AFTER EXTENSIVE PR of thirty to tlie Iu Groat France and other on to determine the validity and utility of Inventions and and other advice la all touching tno HUne any patent by remitting one recorded in No Agency In the ascertaining the of All of a Journey to to procure a md mini delny V Mr M one of the meet with I had MASON of I that they cannot employ ft in an mult runt worthy Hid of putting lit a form to Monro for them mid rt the of Mr R H for in rnort ciM inch proof of AMllt7onbli to ALL to to to M they rift of the 1
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