Lock Haven Express, April 23, 1890 : Front Page

Publication: Lock Haven Express April 23, 1890

Lock Haven Express (Newspaper) - April 23, 1890, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania NINTH YEAR-NO 46. liOCK HAVEN, PA., WEDNESDAY. APRIL 23. 1890. PBICE-TWtflGElMfe. EVENING EXPRESS KIXSIOB BBOT*qCB8---PPBU8HKB9 CURRENT COMMENT. It ia not every man who improves his voice by having bis throat oat. Yet this is said to have been Campanini'a unique experience The advent of Marat Halatead in the jonrualiata of Urooklyu will b� likely to give the Republicans of that city what they have long nreded-a Orst-ckifs Re publican paper. New Tobk wi'.l get  slice of the world's fair oolebrattoD in 1893, after all. Tde bill has passed the Senate to hold tr-e fair at Chicago, but piovides for a nav.i! review ia tbe harbor of New York. Small fcvors lunuklully received. Major McKjkley follows the load ol Senator Ingalla In declaring bis preference for Berjamin Harrison ss the Presidential candidate, for 1892. "He has kept tbe promises he miide," is a eulogy such as few President* beside Mr. Harrison have deserved or received. Baltimore expects to wipe out its floating debt and reduce its taxes by the money received under the high license act. This is not tbe best of it, however, for at least-nine hundred liquor stores will refuse to take out license under tbe new act, so that Baltimore is morally the gainer. Ah iffer of $.'�00,000 a year for a poriod . of twenty-five years has been made by tbe Louisiana Lot'my company to the State of Louisiana lor a renewal of their present eharter for that length of time. Tbe Government carries the mails of this concern and a chartered Government bank transacts all its financial business, yet the Government cannoi: stop the frand. Johx C. Fbemokt, who has been pi iced on tbe retired list of tbe army, with the rank of Major General, has bean unfortunate in business, and in bis advanced ngt haa bad only precarious means of gaining, a livelihood. Tbe substantial compliment which has been paid him is in sympathetic remembrance of what he was in the days when he was the first Republican candidate for tbe Presidency. Tub eigarette bas proved itself as fatal as "Rough on llata" in many instances. It seems to be especially dangerous to immature boys. Smoking cigars seems to have few or no harmful effects on mature persons, bnt cane after case of cigarette poisoning ia reported. Perhaps moderation would not prove so harmful, nut one of tbe evils of tbe eigarette habit seems to be an unoontiolable tendency to run into excesses. xfnrray and Murphy Next The popular and favorite Irish comedians, Murray & Murphy, have been specially engaged for Friday night, April 25th. Murray & Murphy will be seen in their sensational and amusing comedy entitled "Our Irish Visitors," a play wbioh has won for them great praise and notoriety tbrbugh tbe United States. Murray & Mnrpby are comedians of great ability and are recog-nixod as the peers of Irish comedy. As the orignators of that popular and famous song "Down Went McGloty," the names of Murray & Mnrpby will long be remembered. They graphically describe at each and every performance the trouble of McGinty and also sing tbe companion song to it, "And 1 Vent with Him." The Col. Giluooley and Alderman Mo-Ginnis, of Messrs. Murray & Murphy, have come tj be expected for an aonual visit, each year with some new experiences in tbe way of Iiish humor, and they were greeted at the Boston theatre last evening by a large audience, wbioh laughed itself hoaro at tbe continued mess in which these worthies manage to keep themselves. Of course there are the nsual^uarrels and the inevitable picnic, but introduced in snob a way and' with snob accessories, as ' to make them as fresh and amusing as ever. Words of praise for tbe two comedian* woold bs merely cumulative and could not add to their fame.-Boston Journal. THE LEVEES GIV� WAY. Baron Sarah �B�iiIM"1gr&N''Nl*r' �* Waters and toe Inhabitants in Danger. BOATS WAKTED TO SAVE TEE PEOPLE IT IS OBSKBVED Aftnr an Heroic 8irossle to Save Their Town the Cltliene Were Compelled at Last to Surrender to the Flood-Great Lo�i of Ufa H� Omit Balsas the � Wat�r-lmprlaoaad Ceopler Are BascnM.' New Orleans, 28 -Governor Niobola has reoeived the following'. : ;: Batou, Sara, April 22.-We have been overwhelmed by storm and raio. Crevasses numerous along the front. Old Morgan's sea levee broken. Send boats at once tosave the people or there .may be great loss of life. (Signed ) Martin Glynn, President of Polio*. bukrendkbbd to ti\f. flood. The Timei-DtmocraftBtyou Saraspeoial, dated last night, says: Altera most heroic struggle to save our city from tbe flood, we'had to surrender to tbe great father ol waters at 12:30 am. At thai hour the guards gave warning that the levee had given away at the foot of Fountain street. A general alarm was stated, and the people responded quickly to the call. Tbis break was closed, but on examination It was found tbat the rising river was running over the front levee. All tbat human efforts could do had been done, and at last the solemn cry went up all along the line, "Give up men; we are gone," and then the confusion of the people can be better imagined than described. TnE town in ruins. Every impromptu boat and raft was brought into raid that wen's cheap this summer: - clothing will be Why is it that whmpleted.v ' T^le gWuuds on whic'.i tbe tents will he pltobed. arc on the south h.do oC B,ild;Ey{letero�Surcanvas. The meeting will cnmMen:oe'!o^"'^b!esda7l May 27 and oontiuoe for'lk'^af eibsiog-June 10. Between"lour'ana nWWindred �rrttHdent.. of the Medical and SurgMai BxuT&Yftim at' ' Battle Creek, Mieb.gan,'eia,fc.',r3.'*=Chad. wick, Michigan. '': ~ Juirra3 ' .  v te'iiri ^riei jt nap* v � The Baalm.sXjsaVa 4vjaUa�.0 Luther Church, propoaii^'b^j f.rad affair. About siitj.o'f^tb*. nj^eba^a, will be repreroted.'all .by'y^Vfcr^rWi sod *>� b9  very agre^bli^tnrflj^.yie entertainment. The pijoerf *M*s has been put within the' re^^pf ^(t-gj^uants .,�: and 15 cent* for t^^^. may ' be reserved without e^^ichargjat.^iskeU may be had at C. C. Sooa^ffl^Jboob K Camp'., G. W., MisoB&'jj.jjC&Mle'a, D. A. Hammaker'* ajuj^dV, & a Miller's, also. from, number*(; j*f . the Union. A list of ths merphanb^^ne^their; representatives will be publUd�|d. (aa few i �he Elgin, TJLf> C�rto-, SBja^S'The, business men's carnival was postj-jnovel4 and delightful, anAV a, grar-d^ rupees* In every way. . The only, m^take ,was\t^at it. � waa not presented at the rink, fjTjhnjopera .. house was not U^-Mp^j^mm^-people who would. h^eae^oyedt.*ieeing and hearing the. pretty, mlssis^^n^tbeir '. spicy declamations wereturned^ajrax." , - �.-.��A-MtmtsUit&enlo f�f:-Joseph A. Englert) a wall kaowa Wood ward townshiplarmeridiedhxMsstf yesterday morning o the noose onssplsllliil; of : pain in his breast. : Afew mosnewts ^iater he fell over dead..,, His ag* waa-go?/years. � The funeral .will: takeJpktssjste-ssoTTOw.^ The friends and>reUtivea. �Ul.Jswsfc the l house atD o'clock a..sa.>-:an�li smuid to tbe German $eMearatChurebt'.*ht*e the) t funeral servioes wiU seeoajdfctad. rioter-ment will be mad* in, the eeaMesryinear the church. , i i .i.'j t- ^Jtv' 4 Stair Building. In these days when stair building is so prominent a part of tho architect'* work of ereotiog a dwelling house, it is always well to engage the services of a man who is"way up" in bis business when you have stairs to build. Jacob P. Beck baa the reputation of doing first-class - work, and oan give you the beat of references. Coo suit his advertisement in another column of Ibis issue. At the Opera Hawse East Hlxwi, An attraction more lively and laughable than "Two Old Cronies," in which Messrs. Wilis and Henahaw and Mis* Ten Broeck appeared at the Opera Hons* last night would be hard to find. It abounds In bright, witty dialogue* and i* replete with sparkling music and airy daaoe*. The costumes worn In It* production are very handsome and pleaaing to the eye. The company is a strong one, a fit environment fpr the comedy star*,. Messrs. Wills and Henshaw and Mis* Ten Broeck. Thia trio sdded greatly to their host of friends by their delightful acting, and although it vraa the third time the piece has been presented In this city, it was greatly relished by all, as the loud, hearty applause of the Urge audience evidenced. They oan come again. - Mr. James C. Qaiggle, ex Consul at St. Thomas, Ontario, returned to hi* hisss at Wsyos with his fsBAUy last Monday. Tew Boys Telegraph Lis*. In mentioning the names of the boy* who are interested in the local telegraph line on Monday, the names of Thomas and Clarence Weymouth were unintentionally omitted. They were among the first to have an instrument. Some of the boy* are quite expert already as operators and tbe line has been in complete working order for several weeks. Beeelved His Pension. Daniel Frank, of this city, a veteran of tbe late war, has received a pension which dates baok far enongh to allow him over (1,000 as a first payment. This amount he has reoeived and will continue to receive regularly monthly payments. A Small Boy Catches Bis Trout. At Hammersley'a Fork, in Leidy town ship, this oounty, a little boy named Artie Johnson, aged seven years, caught three trout, each twelve inches in length, tbe other day. The Renovo .Sines is authority for the above statement. Wandered Away. (a Rudolph Welty, an Inmate^'tije oity poor house, who haa been, in "'a _pertWly . demented state of mindW^some tfaseleft the poor house at an early fijiiir this morn-ing and wandered''awAy-^Sfioruy before : noon he was found by Overseer, l the Poor MeCaffery at'a h'ouie WJfl* southwestern part of th* city.bntW^rSaxl to go back. The maiMr"** "qufW \crw'' and feared some one? woutd'pou^bunjv fchief Chatham and Mr. MoCarfcry succeeded In getting the- poor, fellow'bactt to thoToor Honse where he will be c!o*^y" wiitehed. � ' -1 �' re". * � How's This. 5v-�^h>yCv The Elmira Sasetts- -says: About C o'olock Thursday, aitarnooo a trunk arrived at the Erie baggwe* reosa^^lmira from Look Haven. - To' one: b|i)dlf.' wis " attached a man'* sho Mrs. H. L. GoaW isis^-oosin^^| set bed wlthinalsrt^T*v^^�JS3w for the past three week*.- ;a , .^j, John Schuyler a^JoanBhtisial santnsd to their boiawsawaistsato^ after a pleaaant^^'wltt^^ie^^thla Will Fredericks sad: Georg* JbtDoruld are fishing for .troot. to^afofosBs&eT'*-Run. Order* msy beleftat ;tb*'';]S��d*r-lokf& JefferUgrooeysfotK.or,,^^^'*.; agar store. . , ; m*i~**A | ;

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Publication: Lock Haven Express

Location: Lock Haven, Pennsylvania

Issue Date: April 23, 1890

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