Friday, March 18, 1892

Oak Park Maywood Register

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Oak Park Maywood Register (Newspaper) - March 18, 1892, Oak Park, Illinois YOL- VI NO. 12. FRIDAY, MAR^ft 18, 1892 «1.50 PER YEAR IN ADVANCE OAK PARK 'Property a Specialty. Veru Desirable Residence, with large Lot Easy Terms Choice VACANT LOTS near Depot and Electric Cars. [Choice Assortment of Wall Paper fSTPromtit and careful attention Is given to nil Jobs con true ted for. , MORRIS A. FSTEIISON, 138 Lake Stxaet. A. T. HjEMlXfx WJ1Y, 189 LA SALLE STREET. E. WILSON, MROEST WILL PAPER WD l'AIXT STORK IX OAK PARK. GEORGE W.FURBECK, ELECTRICIAN. HOUSES WIRED FOB Electric Lights, Annunciators, Alarma of ull Kinds. Room 4. 03 La Salle St., Chicago. £18 Wesley Avenu», Oak Parle CICERO TOWN BOARD. Mrotliig- of March IS—Ordlnnlicm l'a«ac<t Prohibiting Gutnlug, far liii|irm'lng linlrtl Avirnuo «nil Vlfty-thlrtl Street, for Sower on lloirarU Avenue, JCtc-—Another tiu« Ordlunnco Introduced. 611 Tacoma Building, Chicago. Particular attention Riven to the purchase, sale aad renting of Oak Parle, Ritlgolaud and River Forest Property, Safe first mortgage investments made on improved property in Salt Lake City, Utah, at 8 per cent to 9 pei cent net to investors. TitVoa ^uarantood. 7 per cent when principal and interest are guaranteed by Guaranty Comp. Investments in high-class Iowa farm mortgages, bearing 6 per cent interest. Investors' interests carefully guarded.__ forget to call on me if you contemplate buying a house. My list ranges in price tfrom $2.000 to $20.000. GOOD BARGAINS IN UNIMPROVED. now IS THE TIME TO BUY. A FEW GOOD HOUSES TO RENT. O- -A.., SlVLITXi, Room 53, 95-97 Washington Street. DON'T A. WENTER, Undertaker and Embalmer n pTThli department Ir In charge of O. L. AYJOK, an experienced and cohipetcnl man. Dealer in All Kinds of Furniture and Trunks. Upholstering and liepalrlnR Promptly Done. Mobs and Ilajr jJaUgessgiunaiUt to onli.-r.-- 209 LAKE ST., OAK PARK EDWARD E. FOX, Original note» of Wolooit ¿¡Vox. Xitabllihsd 18». City and County Surveyor CIVIL ENGINEER» local 1Z17 Chanttr ot Contmerot DtiUdlnq. ft, B. Oor, La Sail* A W»ihlngton Strtjl* CHICAGO. Rasldenoe, ovsr 201 Lake St., Oak Park. Oak Park DR. A. S. MELVIN, JR., (VSuccewor to Dr. E.Oaffln,); DENTIST! •UKLOF'B BLOCK. Hoo««:—« ».m.U 4 p. s> VACANT AND IMPROVED, t On all the Principle Streets and Avenues. Some Desirable Bargains For Quick Purchasers. MEAD & COS, 149 Il«a Salle St, Or W. R. PATTERSON, Oak Park, III. -wtaiiO^. T OAK PARK, AUSTIN, RIDGELAND, RIVER FOREST AND MAYWOO|>. Choice Corners and Inside Lots on Madison Street and Washington Boulevard. F. E. BALLARD & CO. 601 Tacoma Bldg., Cor. Madison & La Salle Sts. RUSSELL & LEE-4NËR; Manufacturara of _______________________________ Fine Ornamental and Plain Mouldings, Frames, Etc. SMilers lxx ïnoture». 131 WABASH AVENUE, CHICAGO. GOLD GILDING A SPECIALTY. Oak and River rk $2,000, $2,300, $3,000. $3,500, $4,000, $4,500, up to $8,000. Desirable Lots $10, $20, $25, $30, $40, $50 per foot on good streets. Acres In Cicero. Weage & Tucker, smte 1110 & 1112 Tacoma Bldg, MiU LouUe S. Brown, * VrW.G.fleVore, I3EJSTTIST, 204 Lalio Straot, - OAE PARK. OFFICK nOUItS: 0 to 12 A. 1U. wild 1. to 4:30 r. M. WILLIAM REHR, -»balm ik-- Boots and Shoes Park At«., near Grove St AUSTIN, - ILLINOIS. Bepalring Neatly ana Promptly Don* CAIR BROS., iu1jh ix STOVES, TIN and HARDWARE Uagee Myftlc and Gold Coin Rangea, Jawai Vapor Btow. Pumps Lead tipi and Fimiaca Wuik, 215 Lake St. Oak P-rk. III. " Tho Mourd of Trustees of tho Town of C.cero met in regular session in the Town hall, Austin, Saturday. March 12, at 7 o'cloik p. m. Present—llut-ters, Maclean, Moore. Oliphant, Watts, Wood, and President kotlier-tnel. Absent—Snow. COMMUNICATION?. "From .Tolin Anderson and others for lamps at Augusta, Prairie and 'J hird avemteB. Referred to Superintendent. From -Nettfie & Hill for sewer In Clark avenue. To Drainage Cemmit-tee. From Hunter & Salisbury for street lamps and cross walks at ¿laces specified. To Superintendent; From Sarah lleitld and A. II. Preston for _ correction of assessment for WisconMii avenue imnroTemeiit. To Special Assessment Committee. From E. M. Kossiter fc- sewer in Chapel street. To Drainage Committee. _ From <;. li. Whaples for orain-layer's license, and frr.m Chicago riuntairy Plumbing & Heating company for plumber'»license. Granted. From \V. B. Parker for privilege to lay sewer in alley in Austin Park. Granted. . The plat of L. D. woodbury's subdivision In block 2 of Waller's subdivision, section lit, was approved. From Crafts & Carroll for sidewalks on Park, Pine and Central avenues south of Madison street Clerk instructed to prepare ordinances. From Frink and Coleman withdrawing tbeir names from petition for opening of alley in block between Park and Waller avenues. To Street and Highways Committee. From S. Pillinger and others, protesting against opening of alley in rear of their lots. To same Committee. kkuates J. W. Luslc $4.<i2; Ed. Church SJ'.t. 3.">. .......... < OM MITTEK ItXl'OltTH. Committee on Streets and Highways asking further time in matter of Elm street sewer, (¡ranted. Committee on Finance approving bills for 8(1,772.41. Expenditures by districts: Oult Park, SilH.r.O; Ridgeland. 840.25; •Austin, Si7:t. : !i5; Clyde, s?li3.7!i. Also approving Treasurer's report for the year ending Feb. 2St, 1892, and recommending that 400 copies be be printed and distributed. Also, that the books and vouchers of the Town Clerk for the year have been found correct and all monies paid over to the' Treasurer. Adopted. Committee of the Whole that the deficiency on North Wallpr avenue assessment not exceeding St 00 be paid from Town's proportion fund. Also, in relation to fire protection for Mor-ton Park, that superintendent investigate the several styles of chemical fire oxtinguishers suitable for tho purpose, with cost of same and report at next meeting. nor tilt ast corner Harvey and Iowa, northeast corner Lombard and Walnut, east side Lombard, between Chicago avenue and Iowa; also put in box culvert on east side Austin avenue and clean and lower the tile on north side Iowa street at Taylor avenue, and put street crossing on south side Forest avenue across Franklin; also, that ordinance for Bewer in Oak Park avenue fromC.,M. & N. railway to Thirty-fifth street be amended to be payable in five annual installments. Adopted. Watts, that Superintendent examine intersection of Maple avenue and Madison street and place it in proper condition. Adopted. Omi'Iiant, that Clerk prepare ordinance for sidewalk on south Bide Forest avenue from 1'rairle aver.ue f.l) feet west and from Prairie avenue east G7 feet. Adopted. Buttkkb, that ordinance for a brick seWer on Oak Park ayenue from C., M. & N. railway to Thirty-fifth street bo repealed; also, that the Superintendent build .a sidewalk crossing on west side of Linden avenue across Lake street. Adopted. Maclean, that Engineer submit plat of streets opened and proposed in section It) that tney may be properly named and recorded: also, that Clerk prepare ordinances for hidewalks on—nortli «ido Iowa street between Prairie avenue and Lewis street and on south sido Prairie avenue from Iowa to Augusta and on west side of I.ewis street from Augusta street to Prairie avenue. Adopted. Mookk, that superintendent notify C. 1$. & Q. railway to remove within thirty days the temporary track on tho town property at Clyde avenue. Adopted. Warrants were ordered drawn for payment of the bills. The board then adjourned. Gko. W. Hallkniieck, Town Clerk. Is short and may interest you. Read Monday, MAR . 2i, '92. 30 piece* white good» at 7o yard «O •' 80 yard 30 " " " " Oo yard All are lace, stripe or check and sold by stores on State St., Chicago, at 10c, 11 i-ac and Children's Muslin Drawers. 5 Tt'CIvS AND <¡001» MUSLIN, «inaliti, ----------------- SOo an 2« 20 a a ss a TUCKS AND EDGEING. 30«. «nukHty, 87o. 1» r.7 :;n :>!> 43 4.-» 20 31 33 3S 37 itIVER FOREST. About 12 Dress Shields Worth 20 and 25c pair HOY BROS., Milk, Cream, Butter & Eggs 233 Prairie Avenue. ^ N. B.—'We keep our own cows. TO SELL OUB 600 hard" va- SALESMEN WANTED w rletlcs of choice Nursery Stock. Best Specialties. No exper . nee necessary. SpeoiJ.» advantages to beginners. Extvi induco rents Pay weeklv. Situarion permaner.». Blatte m . Best outtlt free. We ctiarantco what we advertise. Address at once, CK-iSN BHDS, Nurserymen, K-ohesier, N. Y. (This house is reliable*} Dr. L. II. BÀKER Office at Residence, No. 301 South Euclid Ave., OAK FASE, ILL. HT" SPECIAL ATTENTION (riven to treat-meat of disease by ELECTRICITY. FBID'K FREiraitrt, JULIUS FRÏIBERU. FtiD K Fu^iusso. )r. \Vm. Kntinsno, jr. —Residance. 12 ' Michigan A».— FREIBERG BROS.' ORCHESTRA. CtHca, di Wdabtngion Street. BOOM 8. OHIO^O-O- MANDOLIK ORCHESTRA, ..... Autñictor.»/ Bornio and Guitar, andAuiitant 4n Um Balatka Academy of Musical Art Kimball BuiKUnf. 386 Webster Av., CHICAGO. 21 CENTRAL MUSIC HALL. OÌI IOA O.Ö. WRIGHT ELSOM, JB. r Bleotrto Light Wfrtof Balla and Burglar Alerma « apacUltjr« Clectrio Lamps for Sale. A Mr« ta, »«Laatert Af^ RUfl^u«, III. \ HENNEGEN ft NEWTON, H ATT Madison Street, (InUr>Oc«an Bullfii|), a' I W. w. KIMBALL 00.. PIANO TUNIN8 and REPAIR1NB ...... ..... XH OAX&JLÍOL ...... kjr eeayetmt workara at nods rut* fata«, mates made wlthoat ckarga. W" W. Ktwitiàll, Katt. G. R. WEED, Udles', Children's Bent's. t46 Uk» St t * 0AK PARK. OIIDINANCKS. An ordinance granting' Dolese & Shepard the right to maintain and operate a double track railroad across Twenty-sixth street, and to lay and operate a single track, railroad across West Forty-eighth and Thirtieth streets. Adopted. An ordinance prohibiting earning in the Town of Cicero. Adopted. [Published in full on fifth page. ] An ordinance granting tho Cicero & Proviso..Street Railway Co. theright. to lay down and use a railroad on North boulevard from Cuyler to Harvey avenue, on Harvey avenue to Lalce street. Adopted. An oriiinnnfe for pipu sewer on Elm street from Willow to HoOinson avenue. Referred to Drainage committee. Ordinances for sjdewalks. on. noc.tb-sftTe ¡Sophia street from Franklin to Prairie avenue: east side Franklin avenue from Sophia street to Chicago avenue. Adopted.' An ordinance for improving West Fifty third street from Madison street to the quarter section lino north. Adopted. An ordinance for improving Baird avenue from Madison street to C. & N. P. railway. Adopted. An ordinance for pipe sewer on Howard avenue and Adams street, from alley south of Madison to Austin avenue. Adopted. An ordinance granting P. L. Han-scom and others the right to erect and operate gas works iu the Town of Cicero. . It provides that the gas shall be of 16-candle power and be furnished at a cost not exceeding $1.75 pet thousand for illumination, grading down to 91.25 an<\ from 90 to (¡0 cents for fuel, with discounts of 25 and 35 per cent when bills are paid before the 12th of the ensuing month. Uas is to be furnished -within eighteen months after passage of the ordinance. After fifteen years the plant may be purchased by the Town at its appraisea value. Referred to committee of the whole. resolutions. Oliphant. awardinsr oontract for im-ovement of North Waller avenue Kissack & Muir for $810; also, that superintendent put in box culvert on . west side. - Robinson avenue north of Northern Pacific railway. Street crossings at same point across Bennett street, and street lam; at comer Robinson avenue and Frenc' street, and clean ditch on Poplar ave nue between Grove and Kim; also ditch on north side Rice street, and clean and lower the pipe on.north side of Fine avenue across <<iliee and Iowa streets. Adopted. Maclean, that the attorney withhold ordinance for Maduon street sewer from Euclid to Harlem until confirmation of Ridgeland avenue sewer;also that Bpecial assessment com mittee examine roll for Maple street sewer and that attorney withhold ease from court until the committees are satisfied that: the assessment Is just and equitablq; also that, aaperinten-dejit Jraiid crowlpg on esstsiaePrairie avenue from Lake to C. & N. W. Ry, 'and place lamps on Washington boulevard at Baird arena«, Robinson avenue and Fifty-third street. Adopted. Bottbbs, that'superintendent put in box culverts and alley crossings at places indicated and notify C. W. G. & E. Co. to put street lamps at The Woman's Foreign Missionary Society, lliver Forest auxiliary, held its annual thank offering service at the Methodist church Sanday evening. The house was full, the Presbyteriau pastor and people giving up their services to attend. Everything in the exercises w. s interesting, Mrs. F. 1!. Kloclc. president, announcing the program. Mrs. II. P. l'routy, se retarv, «nd-Mra. .I.^V iVloojir. treasurer. Tcad encouraging reports on the resources and progress of the society. Papers full of inter, st were read by Mrs. H. W. Yalding and Miss Laura t'hristman and the lJevs. Abel and Reynolds made short addresses. Little May Yalding read very prettily ilie autobiography of "Littlo Ling Fo." . The Progressive Euchre cluh nfet with Mr. and Mrs. Saxtonon Saturday evening last Mr. J. G. Llithorpeowon the principal prize. Mrs. Solomon Thatcher,-Jr. has ; been the guest of Gov. Eagle, of Arkansas. She is making a trip in the south in the Interest of the world's fair. Fourteen youngIhds and misses gave Master John Chambers a delightful surprise party on Thursday evening of last week. Mr. II. W. Thatcher and daughter, Mr. Tracy, wife ¡ia<l daughter of ltiver Forest, 111. .en route to California,spent a couple of days in Denver visiting Airs. Charles O.Wallter of Lincoln avenue.—Denver liepublicitii, Mttreh I'J. 011ITUAUY. Wednesday morning Mr. Hiram Odell, for many years a prominent citizen of this place died at his home, No. 254 Keystone ave;nue, of heart trouble. The deceased was born Oct. 24, 1821, near Cananrlaigua, N. Y., from which place he removed to River Forest in 1H70. In early life Mr. Odell was an educator and in his later years a successful and highly esteemed business man. He identified himself with the Methodist Episcopal church in his young manhood and for forty-six years had been an active member, holding ¿¡for many yeark the y.ositions of sieward. class leader and Sunday school superintendent, and he died trusting in Christ. Mr.Jldell-suJEFarcjd-fl. slight str-eke- s>{ paralysis two years ago and was never afterward entirely well, though he had been confined but a short time to his house. lie was identified with tho early history of lliver Forest and always took an active interest in everything pertaining to the welfare of the village. The funeral services were held at noon to-day from his residence, and the remains were taken to Rose Hill for interment. C¥-Sè#E5.Msà It is now drawing near to election time. So far we know of no candidates for village honors, but it would be well for the citizens to think about this matter and to push forward good men. There is to be considerable improving done here this year, and what is done should be done right. Good permanent improvements are what we want. Our streets must be fixed and they should be fixed in a good, substantial manner, and include curbiug. We are behind other towns on the street 'question and should commence fixing them up gradually There are about twenty-five new houses in the course of construction in May wood now. This will be doubled before the end of the year. RIDGELANI). a P eh MAYWÒ0D. Ordinances are being prepared for laterals ou Fourth avenue, Sixth avenue, Seveuth avenue and Eighth avenue, between Railroad and Lake Btreets. This will complete the sewer system on the North Side. The young people of the Baptist church are making arrangements to give a musical and literary entertainment for the benefit of the church the last of this month. The funeral services of Mr. Goodrich were held at the residence last Saturday at 1 o'clock. Mr. Goodrich was taken with paralysis several months ago and has been very low ever since. He was followed to his last resting place by a large number of friends. The Rev. Mr. EIIib preached a very appropriate and touching sermon,—-------- As near as we can find out the people who are trying to get the right of way on Chicago avenue are 6nly doing so on a speculation/as the electric road have the franchise for right of way through Cicero on that street. It would be well to look them up thoroughly beforegiving them any thing. Dr. iiuggles has rented the office Mr. Herman Klug is building on r ifth avenue. Some of the young people are starting a fortnightly club, we wish them success. Mr. Irving has moved back to the city. Miss Annie Mickle has removed her dressmaking parlor around the corner and ia now-located i» the .old Foster bUildillg. ........... There are several eases of scarlet fever in and near Maywood. Don't forget the concert at the Pres-bvteMan church the evening of the 22d given by Glazer's Carolinian Co. The entertainment promises to be a good 1 one. ■ Mrs. E. H. Pitkin left for Wellesly Monday to »pend a fow weeks with her daughter. Los Amigo meets Tuesday evening next. Friday afternoon at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Blatchford, the Rev. and Mrs, W. R. Bartlett were given a reception which was very largely attended. The Cicero and Proviso Street Railway company will shortly becrin work on the extensions mentioned in our last issue. An athletic ground and summer garden with concerts every evening will probably be opened at Harlem during the coming season. Mrs. Frank Mitchell is entertaining a brother for a few weeks. The Rev. W. It. Rartlett preached Sunday morning and evening at the CO ffffi-egat ioiiiit e Iiuf eh. Los Amigo, it is announced, will shortly disband for the season. Considerable building is going on in town with more to come. During the pas two years there lias been a great improvement in the village. Mrs Arthur Stone of Milwaukee, who had been visiting here, returned to her home Tuesday. -There was a real old-fashiouedTown meeting in the hall Inst Monday night. The large turn out of representative citizens Bhowed that interest in Town affairs still lives. Mr. George J. Charlton was called to the chair and Mr. A. II. Hamilton chosen secretary. The young-bloods were there and the old bloods too, and after an exchange of civilities it was found that both sides were loyal to Ridgeland. Speeches were made by E. A. Cummings, A. Hamilton, E. H. Pitkm añd S. 13. Attridge. Mr. Butters was asked to explain the drainage situation, which he did in detail and to everybody's satisfaction. Mr. Cummings elaborated on the record of the electric railway which, he said, had already added hundreds of thousands of dollars to the value of real estate in Cicero, an increase that had not cost property owners one cent. It has caused the paving of Lake and Madison streets, and has expended 8100,000 in paving its tracks aloné. Mr. Cummings also_____paid ' his respects to the anmexationiBts, taking up e very one of their arguments in detail and toppling them over like a row of bricks. At the conclusion of the speaking a ballot was taken for delegates and the following were chosen; E, A. Cum mings. H. H. Spooner, A.H, Hamilton, S. 1). Attridge. Alternates, H, Coombs, A. R.Metcalf, T. Cross and G. J. Charlton. UNIVERSITY EXTENSION. The next course of University Extension lectures on Air and Water, and tbeir relation to health will be delivered by Professor Alexander Smith of Wabash College, The following is a synopsis of each lecture and with a note as to the principal points which -will be illustrated by experiments. First lecture—77u; Atnwxpherc. Weight and composition of the at mospliere. Oxygen and nitrogen, their pioperties and functions. , Air is a mixture not a compound. Carbonic acid, ammonia'and water vapor. The experiment« will illustrate the methods of preparing oxygen and nitrogen, their individual properties when pure and the analysis of air. Second lecture—Air, Itx Impurities. Carbonic acid, water vapor and ammonia, other gaseous impurities. Duatand germs. Fog. How nir is purified. Ozone. The experiment* will illustrate the preparation of carbonic acid and proof of its presence in the oir. The preparation and properties of ammonia. Third lecture—Air and Health—Res-liration and the action of the heart, /enous and arterial blood. Effects of respiration on the air. Effects of vegetation on the air. Ventilation. Amount of air required for health and consequences of deficiency. Draughts. The experiments will illustrate the physiology of respiration, the action of carbonic acid and oxygen respectively on the blood, and the physiological effects of vitiated air. Fourth lecture—Hcatlmj and LUjht-Iny.—Eifect of heat on the air. Domestic heating by meanfi of grates, stoves, hot air, hot ' water, steam and gas. Lighting. Chemistry of ilame. Relative air supply necessary forgas; TOnutesTiLid'oittauips. Coal" gas; betswing, argaud ana regenerative burners. Relative advantages of gas and oil lighting. The ctpcrlmentx will illustrate fully the chemistry of fllames. Fifth lecture'-—ir<ita\ Its composition. Properties of hydrogen. Decomposition of water. Physical properties of water. Water in nature, as clouds, rain and snow, and as spring, river, surface and sea water. No such thing as pure water. The experiment# will illustrate the preparation and properties of hydrogen and the decomposition of water. v Sixth lecture—Water qnd Health. Impurities in water; dissolved and suspended matter. Hard, soft and mineral waters. Geological effects ot water. River and sea water. Sewerage contamination and its effects on well water and other water supplies. Bacteria. Sanitary precautions. Water jurification. Two kinds of filters, ;hose which merely remove suspended matter and those which act chemically. The experimenth will illustrate the methods of purifying water. The first of the above lectures will be given on Moaday evening, March; 28, the others to follow on the same evening of each successive week. Price of course tickets will be 81. . BUCKLEN'S ARNICA SALVE. The best salve in the world for Cuts, Bmises, Sores, Ulcers, Halt Rheum, Fever Sores, Tetter, Chapped Hands Chilblains, Corns, and all skin eruptions, and positively cures Files, or no pay required., It is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction or money refunded Price 25 cents per .box. For sale by R, B. Traill, Austin^ and L. M. Lovett Oak Park. SEb, ardently: "And you really think you love me! Now, from the bottom of your heart, tell me do yod raally ihiow what lovo is!" He: "I should just think I dot Why, I have been engaged to three girls alraady,» FEMININITIES. Two thousand women in Europe became artists In 1891.--------- According to the code of fashion for canine pets, 4oggy dear should not wear a collar in the morning. 'That was a considerate reporter who, in writing of the demise of a spiasMr of 80, said: "She died at an artviuiced youth." Marriage seems to take a great tfeai foolish pride out ot a man, the same aa takes the independent own-the-earth lOfifM' out of a'girl ■ > A baby bom on Ellis Island, V. Y., wm'M named "ElUsia/* after the island, a* -'ah* * is said to have been the first infant *V«t bora on that soil. : >.■■ The golden beams of trutV and th» v silken oords of love twisted togathar, , draw men on with a sweet vtoieaA* whether they will or no.. Milkman, to applicant for sitnatfaa; "You have had experlance, haT» yo«l" . Applicant: "Ob, yes, air> "On «t^'V. side of a cow do you sit to nriikl" V5»* J outside, sir." . - ^ What do you think of a nab vf-at the tabre, teU the Lord he te ' for the things before him, hot4» he «ays "Amen" win iMfttetfMniMai: the cooking!  l ' -iM,

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