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Mount Carmel Semi Weekly Item (Newspaper) - May 12, 1900, Mount Carmel, Illinois I. í. ft '•"i, fe'; Cheap washing soaps and powders, too, With alkali are strong; The dire destruction which they do Is sure to show ere long. But Ivory Soap will never hurt The fabric, howe'er tender; It makes short work of stain and dirt, But no work for the mender. COPYRIQHT 1800 BY THE PROCTER & QAMBLE 00. OINOINNATI Cbe $emi-(Ue(kly Item PUBLISHED EVKRY WFHNESDAY AND SATURDAY BY €De Item PublisMnd Company W, p. Kctntole, Editor. E. B. Kenible, Manager. •Post Office Budding, MOUNT CARMEL - - PA. Democratic City Gommiitee- JOIDOS Delauey Edward Condren, James Nolan, Cor. Dun-leavy. Sol Strouse, President. Jobn Gibbons, Treasurer. E. B. Kemble Secretary. pro- democratic platform. FOR THE COUNTRY'S WELFAUK. We declare in favor of: An interoceanic ciinal controlled and tected by this country. No further surrender of Alaslian territory, Fortiflcatioa of .strategic points on tiie Pacific, No entangling alliances with England or other country, secret or open. Free trade with Puerto Uico. Independence of Cuba. Home rule for Philippine Islands. No subject people. No colonial dependencies. Etemnl opposition to Trusts. A vigorous foreign policy. And an income fax. We favor the adoption of an amendment to the Constitution providing for the election of United States Senators by. a ivote of the people- it. A negro porter who could hardly write or read was among the alumni, and on Iiis sheepskin appears the names of fourteen physicians, several of whom are said to be creations of the "faculty's" fancy. WITH THE CHURCH!?:. Democratic State Ticket. FOB AUDITOR GENERAL, P. GRAY MEEK, of Centre CONGRESSMAN-AT-LARGE, HARRY E. GRIMM, oi Bucks. NICHOLAS M. EDWARDS, of Lycoming. Fob District PAesidkntial Elbctors, Hugh Moore, Henry Femberger, Matthew Dlttman, W. Horace HosklDS, Adam K, Waldh. N. M- Bills, Albrecht Kneule. David J. Pearaall, L. W. Uelff, Dr. McCormlck, Joseph O'Brien, Thomas Maloney. Michael Mellct, James Bell. W. S. Hastings, R. Scott Ammerman. Dr. Dallas S. Barnhart, Harvey W. Haines, Warren WortJi Bailey. Wesley S. GufTey. Samuel W, Black. John P. Pauley, J, 0. Kelly, John J, Brew, J. S. Cajmlchnel, J, F.nltche/, S. P. Kimball. Mk. Bryan spoke recently in Kansas to the Sunflower league. He was down on the program to respond to the toast of "Democracy," and covered the full range of political questions before the people ex cept silver. He dismissed that question in this manner: "I am asked as ofteu as once a week whether I have abandoned silver. To that I answer, no. But suppose I should abandon silver, what difference would it make? I am not the people, '^'hen the abandon that question, it will be an issue no longer. The people make the istue, not the man. No man is greatet than his party." Mr. Danfcrth, the chairman of the Democratic State committee of New York, commenting on this declaration, says it shows that Mr. Bryan appreciates the importance of the new issues, and secures a united Democratic party in all States of the East. Further, says Mr. Dan-forth: "It is all that is needed to bring the party together throughout the country and insure a Democratic victory. Mr. Bryan takes exactly the position that the Democrats of the East have b jen hoping all along that be would take, and if he maintained that position I have no doubt that he will be nominated by acclamation, and -will have a harmonious party back of him in the campaign." CONGREGATIONAL TABBKNAOLBl Preaching services at 10:80 u. m. Sunday Sciiool and Bible classes at 2 p.m.; Y. P. S. C. E. ut 6 p. m.; The Peoples Service at 7, Morning prayer tuid class meeting, C. E. prayer meeting Tuesday, Church prayer service Wednesday, Personal Woikers class and choir practice Thursday, Pastor class Friday, Jr. C. E, Soc. Saturday at 3 p. m. METHODIST EPISCOPAL. Sunday services. Class meeting 9 a. m; preaching, 10,80 a. m; Sunday school, 2 p. m; Epworth League, 6 p. m; preaching 7. v. m. Rev. W. A. Houck, pastor. GRACE REFORMED, Preaching by th pastor Rev. A. Gonser both morning and evening. German at 10 a. m. English at 7 p. m. Sunday School at 2 p. ni,, tnid-week meeting Thursday at7:15 p. m. CHURCH OF OUR LADY. Sunday services in the ¡Church of Our Lady: 1st. Mass 7:80 a. m. High Mass and sermon' 10:00 a. ni. Baptism 1:80 p.m. Sunday School 2 p. m. B. V. M, Sodality 6:80 p. m. Vespers and Benediction 7 p. m. Meeting of St. Vincent de Paul society at 6 p. in. Rev. A. Meuwese, Rector. presbytehian. Preaching services at 10:80 a. m. and 7 p. m. Sunday School at 2 p. m. Christian Endeavor meeting at 6:15 p. m. Midweek meeting, Wednesday at 7:80 p. m. st stephen's episcopal church Morning ervice at 10:80 a. in. Sunday School at2 p. in. Evening service at 7 p. m. Frederick Lyne, Rector. grace lutheran, Divine services Sunday morning at 10:80 and in the evening at 7; Sunday School at 2 p. m.; C, E. at 6:15 p. m.; Wednesday prayer meeting at 7:80 p. m. church of god. To-morrow morning at 10 o'clock Rev. A. P, Stover will take for his subject, "Christian Certitude," Sunday school at 2 p. m. Y. P. S at '2 p. m. At 6,80 Rev. A. P. Stover will deliver "The 2lith Century Sunday School." Special singing free seats all are welcome. Our.. Photo 3ewclry iiEiRCANTILE APPRAIS^M$T Of Northumberland County for Yefli||9l^. The venders of foreign and domdstlNEjllr. chandlse. brokers, etc., In Northumberland county. Pa,, will take notice that they are appraised by the undersigned appraiser of mercuntlle and other license tax tor the ye IIHX), as follow.s to wit: yeD,r IVER____ JOHNSON BICYCLES Low Fare Excursion to Wilkes Barre via the Lehigh Valley Railroad May 2ist and 22nd. On account of the Knights Templar parade at Wilkes Barre, May 22nd the Lehigh Valley Railroad will sell tickets from all stations in Pennsylvania to Wilkes Barre and return, at one fare for the round trip. Tickets on sale May 2l8t und 22nd, limited for return passage to May 23rd, inclusive and will be honored on any train, except the Black Diamond Express. are the best medium priced Bicycle built every joint a drop forging at Can sell you a . . . . STORMER BICYCLE With guaranteed tires at $25.00. Can also sell you an excellent Bi- ^^^ cycle with guaranteed tires for . The best Bicycle built is a COLUMBIA $50. See the.... Crescent Chainless at $50.00. Arters ' Persing & Cooke Asherton Bohner Mrs. Sarah Augustaville Conrad Nash Dewit A. S. Foye D. B. Shipman M. C. Bear Gap Adams D. A. Knoeble R. P. Leisenring Jacob E. Cable Holshue Wm. F. Hudson Geo. Snyder D. L. County Line Herb Peter Crowl Herb W. W. Coal Twp Anthracite Store Co Barscz Joseph Berry Jno. Browskowski Andrew Brennan T. K. Burke Thos. J. Cawshorn J. Cheslock Joseph Comer Jno. Cox Mrs. Daniel Dane Wm, Deverux Emma Dluge David Donoliskie Anthony Donoliskie Anthony Fisher W. E, Forbes Jno. P. Fry P. Garbutt Jno. W. General Adam Gibovitz Stany Classic Frank Goheski Josepli Gerlembiefshl Joseph Glowa Jno. Halle M. J, & Bro Hancock Geo, Hepler Peter J, Higgins Thos. J, Horan James Isaac Richard Ignatovick Jno. K^earney Patrick , Kolnowski Stani Kolnowski Stan! Krieger Anthony Kozykna Chas, Lloyd Thos. Lloyd Thos. Long Daniel Maycock Stani Mazepek M. Malesko Paul Movvery Harvey Mowka Valentine Nairns Geo, Nushkowski Frank P. & R. Coal & Iron Co. Big Mt, // / / It 11 ^ . ^ . . Wholesale Retail <i It i< t> i( (( (I (I (I Can sell you one with - - . - COASTER BRAKE complete for << (( ti u Pool Retail i< (t Pool Retail (( <( (1 u ( 1 u (( <( <( (C (( (I } (1 (( (( (( (( SATURDAY, May 12,1900 Pbivate companies operating electric light plants in Massachusetts paid $682,000 in dividends last year, as well as adding $100,000 to their surplus. Yet there are some city fathers in that state who still sneeze at municipal ownersqip. American beer and whisky advertisements take up the greater part of the space in Manila newspapers. Possibly the administration has undertaken the task of bringing the savage Filipino to bay, with a liberal supply of John Barleycorn. And still the cry goes forth, that this is a war for humanity's sake. The Attorney General of Texas has instituted a suit against an alleged medical college with a view to having its charter forfeited. The ^'college" was iacorporated eleven years ago. Most of its teaching was to be done by mail, but the complaint avers that its main purpose was commercial, and that it would sell diplomas at $50 a piece to whoever it chose, informed in the Bcience of medicine or ignorance of The publisher of a newspaper has one thing to sell and one thing to rent. He has the newspaper to sell, and the space in the columns to rent. Can any one inform us why he should be expected to give away either one or the other? He can do so if he chooses, and he does, as a matter of practical fact, furnish a great deal of space rent free. But it does not follow that he ought to be expected to do it. It ought to be recognized as a contribution exactly as would the giving away of sugar or coffee by the groceryman. But, strange to say, it is not looked upon in that light light at all, yet. every body knows that the existence of a newspaper depends as much on the rent of its pace and the sale of the paper as the merchants success depends on selling his goods instead of giving them away. ASSEMBLY CLUB DANCE. Various circumstances hindering its success the assembly club's dance Thursday evening was not a financial success, although all those who attended had a rare good time. This regular yearly dance has always been looked forward to by our young people and much credit is due Secretary Lord in the way he mana ges to show his guests a good time. ABSOLUTELY GOOD. "Vitals" Brand clothing.—It never fails to give the wearer lasting satis faction. Big line at Stief's MASONS BANQUET. The Mt. Carmel Masons held one of their usual monthly banquets at the Commercial Hotel Thursday evening and from the various re ports they certainly had an enjoyable time. The Weidensauls again covered themselves with glory by immensely pleasing their guests. Would call your attention to the sundries—^Pumps, Bells, Oil, Graphite, Saddles» Lamps, Chains, and all the necessities oi a Bicycle. Bicycle repairing done neatly and promptly. If in need of anything for your house remember we keep Stoves, Tubs, Wash Boards, Ironing Stands, Oil Cloth, Jnoleum and Rag Carpets. For the garden we have—Rakes, Hoes,^ Shovels, Spades, Forks and Seeds. For seasonable goods we have—Fly Screens, Screen ; Doors, Hinges, Carpet Beaters, Ice Cream Freezers and everything in that line. In window shades we have a large stock at the old prices. A good shade for 25 cents. Glassware, Tinware, Queens-wear and Toys. A regular Hardware Store, A Shoe Store and last A regular Grocery Store. FAGGED REV. JOHNSTON'S NEW CHARGE. The gratifying Intelligence has been received that Thos. H. John ston, former pastor of St. Stephen's Episcopal church, but who for the past three months has been an assistant rector in Christ Church, Wil-liamsport, is to be given a regular rectorship in that city. On June Ist he will assume charge of St. Mary's church a parish with about 200 members, and which is said to have a most promising future. "All tired out. Can't hardly take another step. Don't ^seem to have any ambition. Can^ do half my regular work, m weak, nervous, depressed, discour< •" Is that your TVY ir so, you tell it . for It's the story of im-blood. There's pure blood. There's only one remedy ;that will make you cbdnge this story- What 9 record it of cures I It can't be said o; otber tarsaparilla. SI.MaNttt«. AillniiWi. Take AVer's Pills with Ayer's Sarsaparilla. Pigo Joseph Raulenski Vincent Shezkeoski Sylvester Somerdak Martin Spears Lewis J. Stomets Wm. B, Stesnie Anthony Strauser Jno. Tobias Geo. W. Union Coal Co. Union Coal Co, Vizorek Jno, Vincent Wm, Waugh Wm. J. Yannick Victor Yezionski Joseph Zukovvski Jos. Dalmatia, Batdorf D. F. Blngamon W. O, Bingamon H. W. Brosius J. F. Fenstermacher J, A, Fenstermacher Isaac Fenstermacher F, S. High W. H. High E. S. Kratz H. Moyer W. H. Paiger J. O. Rothermel C. E. Steli 1. E. Ziegler H. Sterling Bear Valley Burnslde Henry Clay.-r'^i, (( <( it <( il It ÍÍ it a a <( a ii ii it it it it it ct Lord's Novelty Store, Rink Building. Itnought your BarMparllla, and »m After an attaoV of the grip my '«bole tras run down very low. I to 1 try Tour Baraavi eladtotayll the dooton' system was run down very I would try your Barsapi say U did me more (ood than all madioine any medicine I had ever Feb. 1,1899. I put toMtber or r^en.'^ Hn. E. B. Kimo, Cooperstown, N. Y. ^ TTWi» th* JDosior—If you hare any complaint whaterar, writ« ni all abontit. Ton wUl leoelre the beit madloal adTice free. ▲ddreut Pr. Lowell, Maes READ THE ITEM Benner A. Cooner S. 1. Menk Joseph Michner C. T. Nicely M, A, Ruckel Thos. Young A. YongerS. F. Zartman D. M. Dewart # (( it it it it a it Delaware Dornsife Elysburg Campbell F. M. Herb G. F. Kase H. C, Leisinring D. K, Vought Simon Fishers Ferry Ney H, E. G, Reltz Martha Greenbrier Smith S, P. Gottshall Gottshall Wm. Long Felix Gowen City Gonser E, Kerstetter A. W. Omer Ellis F. Pelf er F, W. Schleig P. W. Weikel J. & Bro. Hebe Kauffman G. M. Herndon Adams E. C. Brower John & Son Bower H. D. Bogar Jno; D. Boger & Bingaman Cohen B. F. Deppen H. C. Derrick D. G. Hummel W. N. Krebs J. S. Otto Washington Est Otto A. L. Rambo W. J. Raudenbush & Straub Werts. E. Weist Carlos Zimmerman Peter Zeigler E.H. Zeigler Edward Hickory Corners Bingaman J. E. Byerly Josiah Engli H. H. Thurston J. E. Klinesgrove Campbell E. R. it it it (t it a (( ■«e • (( (( (t Í tJÌjttt.'i.E'i.V I ^"J., (< ti ti it it it il it it it it n it it (( (( (( u (( C( .'If ^
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