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   Lock Haven Express (Newspaper) - May 23, 1890, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania                                NINTH YEAR-NO. 72. LOCK HAVEN, PA., FRIDAY. MAY 23. 1890. PRICE-TWO CENTS EVENING- EXPRESS KINSLOE BROTHERS---PUBLISHERS CURRENT COMMENT. . A. dispatch from Iowa says "the 'original package' has apparently come to stay." The package may stay, but it's ten to one that it's contents vanish in double quick time. As the shad season draws to a close that for the catch of black bass draws near, and between these magnificent fish the experienced angler prefere the sport ot catching the latter. Will eleotricity kill? Read the aocounts of the day and you will doubt no longer. How to make electricity sufficiently gentle for current ideas of humanity, is the only question, it would seem. The Berlin liquor law says that a man muBt eat when he drinks. So does Boston. But as there are five hundred ways of evading a law, Fritz and Brother Jonathan will smile as they see fit. Sumptuary laws are more laughed at than followed. No State gives greater care to her insane population than Pennsylvania. Her asylums are among the beBt in the land, both in construction and managemeut. There are now in these institutions G,8S4 inmates, and their annual maintenance is $1,290,506.04._ TnETopeka women who threaten to become the law breakers on account of their indignation with the original package decision should take PuntlCt advise to those about to marry. Forethought is often more profitable than afterthought. Law breaking doesn't pay. No country in Europe is less affected by emigration than Spain, yet the census taken in that country in 1887 shows that during the decade ending in that year, the inarease in population was only one-half of one per cent. During the same period the foreign trade of the country has varied very little, showing a lack of energy and activity in the people. In fact, Spain appears to be about as nearly at a standstill in material progress and all things else as a country well can be. Tbe Cleary Cale. The Kenovo Record says the Cleary case will now oome back for trial again in our courts and doubtless the whole ground will be gone over. Since the trial many witnesses have gone to distant parts of the country, but under the act of 18S7, the printed testimony of such witnesses taken at tbe last trial, may be offered again in evidence. It is'rumored that Messrs. Mo-Cormick and Kress, the attorneys for Cleary, will endeavor to effeot a compromise with tbe Commonwealth's attorneys, by offering, at tho next trial, to enter a plea of "guilty of murder in the second degree." By this arrangements heavy bill of expense would be saved to the taxpayers, tbe prisoner be sent ten or twelve years to the penitentiary, and the claims of justice satisfied. Some attornery here, however, entertain serious doubts about the Commonwealth accepting such an arrangement, and look forward to another effort to convict him of murder in the first degree. Union Veteran Legion. A meeting of old soldiers interested in organizing the Union Veteran Legion in this city was held last night at the office of Sheriff Leahy in tbe Court House. The application for a charter was forwarded with the signatures affixed of twenty-four veterans as charter members. An early date will be fixed for organization and mustering.in of the charter members. Handsome Decorations. The professional decorators continue to be kept busy and many business bouse and private residences are handsomely decorated for -next week. With fair weather to enable the decorators to proceed thero is no doubt but Lock Haven*} will show tbe visitors next week the handsomest decorations ever seen in any town on the West Branch. SHELLENBERGER SENTENCED Gets Twenty-Two Tears at Hard Labor in the Eastern Penitentiary. NOMEROT FOE THE CONDEMNED MAN Justice Meted Out With Crashing Force After � Flea or Guilty Had Been Entered -The Condemned Man Breaks Donru And Hss to be Carried From the Court Boom. Doylestown, May 22.-J. Monroe She! lenberger, tho lawyer whose criminal escapades and flight recently cansed such a widespread sensation, to-day pleaded guilty to seventeen indictments for forgery and embezzlement, and was sentonced by Judge Terkesto undorgoan imprisonment of twenty-two years at hard labor in the Eastern Penitentiary. When the judgment was prononnccd the prisoner broke down completely, and had to be carried from the court room. The scene was exoitine in the extreme and one long to be remembered by tbo crowd which witnessed it. Slatlagton's New Postmaster. Washington, May 22.-The President to-day nominated John P. Roberts to be postmaster at Slatington, Pa. PERSONAL   PENCILING8. Miss Puella Dorndlaser, of Mackeyville, is attending the W. C. T. U. convention at Bellefonte. S. Peck, of Nittany Valloy, is entertaining his brother M. S. Peck, of Kansas, who has been absent fourteen years. Mrs. Jennio Smith and daughters Maggie and Josie Smith, of Lycoming county, are the guests of Mr. C. F, Datesman and family. Miss May DateBmen, after sucessfully teaching a six months term of school at Habanoy city,returned to ber home in this city to-day. N. J. Mitohell formerly of this city now of Philadelphia, arrived here this morning and will spend some time visiting Clinton county relatives. Charles E. Meyer, Eminent Grand Keoorder of the Grand Commandory Knights Templar of Pennsylvania arrived this morning and is a guest at the Fallon House. The Bine and the Gray, W IK Chester, Va., May 22.-Captain Caldwell Post, No. 201, G. A. K., of Car lisle. Pa., accompanied by a band and a number of ladies, arrived here this morn-icg. The visitors were received by Mulligan Past, No. 30, G. A. R., and a committee from Winchester Camp, Confederate Veterans, both of this city, and escorted to the oourt house hall. Com mandant E. H. Boyd, of the Confederate Veterans, welcomed them and Captain J. B. Landis replied. Captain J. G. Vale presented tbe Winchester Camp with a handsome clock. The rendition of The Star Spangled Banner and Dixie by the bands and patriotic speeches created muoh entbuBiaBm, after which a bountiful lunch was tendered tbe visitors by the Confederate camp. Silk badges (souvenirs of tbe day) were then placed on eaoh Con-, federate by the committee of Caldwell Post. The day was spent in visiting the National and Confederate cemeteries and other places of interest. JUNE MAGAZINES. "Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly." Frederick Arthur Bridgman, tho Orientalist painter, is characterized by Mrs. Schuyler Van Rensselaer, in "Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly11 for June, as a typical American artist, because in art, "just now, it is the cosmopolite who is typical, the thorough-paced American who is exceptional." Some admBrable engravings and fac-simils of Mr. Bridgman'a pictures are given. Another notable attraction of this number is a profusely illustrated article on that "mile of history," the Bowery, of New York city, by Felix Oldboy, the well-known local historian, who seems to havo inherited Irving's charm of style and fund of Gotham-lore. Other interesting illustrated articles are: "The Life of a Longshoreman," Dr. Guernsey's concluding paper on "Frederick the Great," "Womeu Wearer of Men's Clothes," "A Mysterious and dreaded Saurian" (tbe Gila Monster), "Tho last of the Mohicans," and "Traveling by Air." The short stories, poems, literary and other miscellany, supplied in tho abundance whioh is characteristic of this magazine, make up an uncommonly rich number. The Jn.no number of "Godey's Lady's Book," besideB having its usual amount of entertaining reading matter, Is highly embellished with a beautiful variety of fashion plates. Better than all, every subscriber is entitled to seleot a cut-piper pattern of any one garment, illustrated. "Godey Publishing Company," Philadelphia, Pa.  Price, $2.00 per year. 'The Pansy" for June Is as invitiDg as ever to its young readers. The illustrations are numerous, many of them full-page. Serials by Pansy and Margaret Sidney, special articles by Felix Oswald and others, and numerous short atorios, poems, etc., combine to furnish a highly interesting number. Tbe whole iulluence of "The PauBy" is helpful and heatbful. The magazine is only $1.00 a year. The publishers, D. Lothrop Company, Boston, will send specimens free. Our Little Men and Women for June is filled to overflowing as usual with pretty pictures and amusing and entertaining stories and poems. Tbe value of such a magazine in a family of young people cannot be estimated in dollars and cents. It is a constant entertainer and eduaator. Such articles as those on the "National Flowors" are vory instructive; and yot every child can readily understand and enjoy tbem. 1.00 a year. Specimen copy five cents. D. Lothrop Company, Publishers, Boston. That "children's delight," Babyland, makes its appearance for June. There Is I do other magazine published that is made especially for the babies-and by babies we mean the little ones from six months to six years of age. It will be found of great assistance to the mother in entertaining and amusing her baby. Only fifty cents a year. A specimen oopy will bo sent to any mother by tbe publishers, D. Lothrop Company, Boston. Peterson for June is unusually rich with excellent illustrations. "Her Seventh Birthday," "A June Twilight" aud "His Mother's Message," are all charming and totally unlike in subjeot and treatment. Tbe opening story "Frank Raymond's Faith," is oapitally illustrated. The mammoth fashion plate, with other illustrations of summerdresses, and tho needle work designs cannot fail to interest the ladies. Miss Ella Higginson's novelet "A Love and a PasBion," is full of interest and power, and Miss Alice Bowman's "Story of Dagma," iB ahead of any of her previous serials. "When Did Unele Phil-broke Die," is as original as it is interesting, "aome Hardy Plants," by Joyce Ray will bo welcome and useful to every possessor of a garden, and MIbb Scovil's paper on "Aspyyxia" is exceeding useful. The July number beginB a new volume, and the list of contents eives promise of great brillianoy. Terms, two dollars a year. One dollar for six months. Samplo copy five oents. Address, Peterson's Magazine, Philadelphia. Excuralon Rates to K. T. Conclave. For the benefit of the visitors attending tbe Knight Templar conclave at Lock Haven on 27 inst, the Pennsylvania Rail road Company has arranged for sale of Excnrsion Tickets at reduced rates from Uenovo, Williamsport and intermediate stations and to run speciol trains as follows : Leave Roqovo 8:30 a. m arriving at Lock Haven 9:30 a. m.; returning leave Lock Haven at 8.-02 p. m. Leave Williamsport at 9 a. m. arriving at Lock Haven 10 a. m.; returning leave Lock Haven 1:30 a.m. May 28th  1890. The Parade will take plaoe at 10:30 a. At a. Girl's Mercy. This is a spiritedly told romance of the War of the Rebellion, by Jean Kate Lud- luoi.   Thorn in nnfl   insult   that  a proud woman never forgives, and that insult waB vividly recallod by Nan when the author of it held her father's life in his hand. Although ber father's life depended on her forgiveness, she haughtily refused the assistance of the man whose audacity bad given her deadly affront, and who came at last to acknowledge himself "At a Girl's Mercy." The story is truo to life, gracefully and earnestly narrated, with numerous dramatic incidents. Price, 25 cents. Published by Street & Smith, 25 to 31 Rose street, New York. Bale Ball Monday. On Monday afternoon the new base ball park will be opened with tbe Milton club as opponents to the home team. Our boys are practicing daily and will make a strenuous effort to capture tbe first game. Tbe Dew grounds have proven to be even more desirable than first anticipated and dry off rapidly after a rain. The olubis equipped with new uniforms and the necessary paraphernalia for good base ball playing. Encourage thorn to victory by your pres- Contt Proceedings. Tbe business of the second week of the May term of conrt was concluded this forenoon, and tbe court adjourned to Saturday, July 5th. The jury in tbo case of Luther M. Clark vs. Kreamer, Mann & Co., returned a verdict for the plaintiff for $072. In tbe case of John MoLeod vs. the oity of Lock Haven aud A. M. Thomas, a compulsory non-suit was entered by ordor of the court. a HIk Tree Falls. The large buttonwood tree whioh stood in front of tbo oigar store of Messrs. Sterner & Son, was cut down last evening. A big crowd of people stood on the sidewalk on the opposite side of the street watching tho movements of the man who was weilding tho axe, and waiting for tho tree to fall. The Revlewiug Stand. Carpenter Probst and his assistants oompleted their work on the reviewing stand yesterday afternooD, and it is now ready for tbe finishing touches by tho decorators. The stand is a substantial structure built over tho sidewalk on the north side of Franciscus' drug store. Hope Hole Ball. Word reached this oity yesterday tbat large delegations of members of Logan and Undine Hose Companies, Bellefonte, will be bcro to attend tbe annual ball of Hope Hose Company next Tuesday evening. Tho price of tickets of admission is fifty cents, and may be bad of any oi the members of tbe company. A  German   General Dead. Berlin,  May 23.-General Edward Froderiok   Franseoky,   of the Prussian army died at Weisbaden to-day. He was born in 1807. THE ECHOS OF TOWN TALK Local litems Taken from Our Reporter's Note Book. HAPPENINGS SEEN BY THE EXPRESS To-aiorrow Night at the Opera House-Notice to G. A. R. Men-Across the Bridge We Go-Hope Hose Ball-The Cleary Case-Death of Joseph B. Delse-Dime Mnseum. Following is the program of the excellent entertainment to take place in the Opera House to-morrow night. The performance will open with the two act oomedy "Tbe Captain of tho Watoh," with the following cast: Captain of the Watch........G. P. Bible Baron Vanderpotter........H. B. Geary Adolph de Courtray..........E. E. Ball Officer of the Watoh..........C. B. Gillis Kristinia....................Miss Noyes Katryn....................Miss Bradley This will be followed by the one act comedy "Sarah's Young Man," with the following o&Bt: Mr. Moggridge...........E. E. Caldwell Harry Fielding, rather prepossessing C. B. Gillis Sam Sloelief, (of the People's Tea-Pot) P. H. Welch Mrs. Moggridge, a sympathetic mamma MisB Noyes Araminta, the admirer of Harry Miss Bradley Sarah Tibbs, a maid of all work Miss Batcheler SOME MEN OF NEW YORK. Across the Bridge We Go. John Lose took a representative of the Express a delightful spin last evening behind a spanking team from tbe livery of W. A. Mosber. We visited the new iron bridge that spans tbe west end of the Island and wore informed that ours was the first doable team to cross the new struoture. It is both handsome and substantial, and and when the bridge at the east end is oompleted will make a delightful drive. Mr. Lose informed us that they had just added seven new rigs to their livery and with their fine stock have a number splendid turnouts. Death of Joseph B. Delse. Mr. Joseph B. Deiso.well known tbjougb out this county, died at the residence of his son-in-law, O. S. Hontz, Esq., in Har-risburg. Pa., on Thursday May 22, 1890, in bis 81st year. His remains will be brought to Wayne station on Sunday, 25th inst., on tbe News Express, and interment w ill bo made in Lower Wayne cemetery. Tbe deceased has been a great sufferer for years, but amid all bis afrlections his faith failed not and in holy triumph he has entered into rest. The Weather. The heavy rainfall this morning, had a discouraging effect upon Look Havon people. The olouds were heavy and the rain oame down in torrents. Tho storm seems to Lave been local and not of wide extent. Towards noon the rain ceased and there are indications of a spell of fair weather, if it don't rain. There was considerable rain fell in the up-river regions and a small flood was reported at Clearfield at 11:30 a. m. Notice to G. A. B. Men. Next Sunday evening Rev. S. J. Taylor will preach the annual Memorial sermon for John S. Bittuer Post, G. A. R. at St. John's English Lutheran church. Members of the Post are requested to be at tho Post room at 7 o'clock sharp, to proceed in a body to tbe church. All who bave uniforms are requested to wear them, and all whether having uniforms or not are urged to be in attendance. DlmeMosenm. The Flower City Dime Musoum will open at tbe Academy of Musio on Saturday and continue during the conclave. A number of "freaks," illusioBB and attractions will bo shown. Among the freaks being a young lady, 23 years old, and weighing only 27 pounds, and claimed to be the smallest women in the world. Professor G. W. Van, of Roebester.New York, is tbe manager. Excnrsion to WlUUmsport. Excursion tickets to Williamsport will be issued by the Beeoh Crock Railroad Company from all points on their line Monday, May 20th, good to return same day or next succeeding day an account of Forepaugb's shows. The tickets are sold at low rates and inelude a ticket of admission to the show. Awarded u Contract E. T. Gallagher, a well known contract of this city has been awarded tbe contract for building tbe piers of tbe new White Deer bridge near Watsontown. Mr. Gallagher is a oontraotor and prides himself on the excellence of his work. Death of Joseph Dean. Joseph Dean, of Minneapolis, Minn., died at Eureka Springe, Arkansas, on tbo 20th inst. Mr. Dean married Miss Lizzie Stevens, formerly of this city, and bad many acquaintances here, who will regret to bear of bis death. The Various Fads That Gotham's Prominent Cltliens Indole* In. New York Star. A book-Send friend, who haunts the stores and art sales, gave me Borne interesting facts in relation to the fads of rich men.   He said: "George Vaoderbilt, probably the least talked about of any one of that family, is undoubtedly one of the best specimens of that great railroad oirole. He is tall, spare, but sinewy, well proportioned and is the picture of health and strength. He spends a great deal of his leisure time among the fine book stores of tbe oity, where bis purchases must roll up into the thousands every year. It is no uncommon thing for bim to pay $3,000 or $4,000 for a dozen rare books, and as many thousands for their binding. "Robert Hoe, Jr., who Is now the bead ot tbe greatest printing press manufactory the world has ever known, is a great deal of a dilettante in regard to books, bindings, etchings, engravings and the like. He patronizes tbe same plaoes as does Vanderbilt, but unlike tbe latter can be found in tboso curious stores up towu whose sole stock in trade consists of valuable engravings and works of that elass. His collections in these fields are said to be worth over half a million of dollars. He is the undoubted successor of the late S. L, M. Barlow. "A. Waldorf Astor seems to be the most versatile of all the younger generations of great millionaires. There appears to be no limit at all to bis taste, and in bis own circle he is considered an admirable judge of bric-a-brac, fine ohina, books, paintings and the other luxuries of life. He has spent a great deal of money upon bis library, but, unlike Hoe and Vanderbilt, cares more for standard works than rare editions or extraordinary bindings. Paul Dana seems to inherit his father's taste, if not ail the tatter's abilities. He devotes a certain amount of time to tbe stores described and is quite an expert in porcelain, ceramics, orchids, books and pictures. It is not generally known that he has witten a large amount of art notes criticisms for tbe Sun, and that of the very highest type. "Vd to a shr.rt time. Robert Ray Hamilton was a liberal purchaser of new books. There is no necessity for his baying old ones, as the Hamilton library has long been famous for both its quality and quantity. During his political career he brought together a very fine oolleotion of works, bearing upon topics pertaining to New York State, which he is said to keep in tbe hope tbat he will some of these days be again sent back to Albany to represent the people of tUia city. Perry Belmont, before he went to Con gress, devoted almost all bis leisure time to horses, and more especially to polo ponies, turned over a new leaf at that period and became an enthusiastic collector of standard books. His wealth allowed him to gratify his desires, and enabled him in a short time to make an excellent library of "Americana." Though be takes but little interest in politics at present, he still keeps up his love for books aud has a library of the very first class, "George Gould before bis marriage bad little taste for anything outside of Wall street and the society of a few friends, Since then, and probably owing to the influence of his wife, he bas begun to develop a taste for handsome books, fine piotures and expensive brioa-brae. His connections in this regard are very poor and will not bear comparison with those of 50 other society leaders of New York. 'His brother promises to be different, and already Bhows a strong penohant for luxuries whioh George is just beginning to appreciate." Obituary. Mrs. Sarah Crider, wife of John B. Crider, died at Cameron, on Monday, 19th inst., of disease superinduced by la grippe. Her funeral occurred Wednesday afternoon, 21st inst. Interment was made in the Emporium cemetory. Tho deceased was aged 54 years, and with her husband bad removed from this oity to Cameron only a short time ago. Her surviving children are, Rosa Crider, Jacob Crider and Edward Crider, by ber present husband, and Mrs. Almira Knickerbocker, of Potter county, A. N. Summerson, Mattie Sum-morson and Dora Summerson, ohildren by a first marriage. The .pall bearers were W. McConal, H. Rodge, T. Dining and G. Morris. Personal Mention. Everybody expects to have their friends visit tbem next week, and many strangerB are arriving already to remain until after the conclave. It will be considered a favor if persons entertaining guests will band their names in at tbe office of tbe Exi'ress, notify us by postal oard or give the information to a reporter of the paper. TALES TOLD BY TELEGRAPH. Lightning Strikes a Church While the Congregation is Praying For pair Weather, WITH DREADFULLY FATAL RESULTS The Neptunes Coming. A letter from Tyrone to the Seoretary of Hope Hose states that a large delegation of members of Neptune Fire Company will be here to attend Hope Hose Company's ball. While the Citizens or .the German Village of St. Mahlen Are Praying For a Cessation of the Terrible Storms, the Church is Shattered by a Bolt of Lightning-A Frightful Panic Ensues. Berlin, May 22.-The village of St. Mahlen, near Hildesheim, has been visited recently by severe hail storms, which bave done a great deal of damage. To-day the people gathered in the ohuroh to pray for a cessation of the storms. While the services were in progress a thunder storm came up and tbe ohuroh was struck by lightning. Four persons were killed and twenty were injured, four being rendered com pletely blind. Tbe people were panio stricken and in a mad rush for the doors two children were orushed to death. REFORMED PRESBYTERIANS. The    General    Synod   la    Session    at Pittsburg. Pittsbubo, May 22.-The general Synod of tbe Reformed Presbyterian Church convened here at 10 o'clock this morning, Rev. H. H. Browell, Coulters-ville, Illinois, acting as moderator. Delegates were present from all parts of the country. The session was taken up with effecting an organization on other routine business. Rev. Dr. Matthews, general seoretary of the Presbyterian Alliance, addressed the Synod at considerable length, showing the object and designs of the Al-linnce. He said it was tbeir purpose to bring more closely together the various branches of the Presbyterian family and promulgate doctrines and principles of their religion. The Synod will brobably be in Bession a week or ten days. WILL REPORT A SUBSTITUTE. Jtliat l� the. Intention, or the Senate rloance Committee. Washington, May 22.-It ia the present intention of tbe members of the Senate Finance Committee to report a substitute for tbe McKinley Tariff bill wben their consideration of that measure shall have been completed. The Finance Committee will endeavor to maintain its determination and to give oral hearings to any interested parties, but it was reported today tbat importers of several cities, to tbe number of 2,000, will^come to Washington next week demanding to be beard. If any such number, or even a much smaller one, appears in a body, it is probable Mat the committee will open its doors to the representatives. BIG BOODLE IN INTEREST. Chicago After the Money That the City Treasnrers Have Gobbled. Chicago, May 22.-Comptroller O'Na-ham has figured up the exact amount of money tbat tbe last five oity treasurers got for interest on tbe people's money. He say that daring two years and one month that Rudolph Brand served he got $76,500; J* M. Dunpby made $94,700 in tbe same time William Devine, $100,500 in on yea: and ten months; C. Herman Blautz, (128,300 in two years, and Bernard Roesing, tbe present incumbent, bas managed to get bold $00,400 In nine months. These sums the city intends to bring suit for against the bondsmen of the City Treasurers for ten years back. Cyclorsma or Gettysburg. The large tent under which the oyolo-rama of Gettysburg will be exbibted was erected yesterday afternoon at the corner of Water and Vesper streets. The showmen are busy to-day putting things in shape for they expeot to be ready for>d-miting the public by noon to morrow. Tbe exhibition will no doubt be liberally patronized. The Flood in the North Branch. Wilkesuarre, May 22.-The water in the Susquehanna at this point continues to rise, aud is nineteen feet above low water mark to-night. Groat damage has been done to crops on tbe west sideof tbe fiver, which is in many places for three miles square under water. BASE   HALL RECORD. The Three Organization i and Their Stand-log to Date.        ... * NATIONAL LEAGUE.  . Philadelphia-Chicago 5, Philadelphia 4. New York-New York 14, Pittsburg 2. Cincinnati-Brooklyn 6, Cineinnati 5. Boston-Cleveland 8, Boston 4. flayer's league. . Philadelphia-Cleveland 13, Philadelphia 6, Boston-Boston 7, Plttibnrg 4. Brooklyn-Buffalo 12, Brooklyn 6. New York-New York 10, Chicago 8. american association. " Brooklyn-Louisville 15, Brooklyn 8. Philadelphia-Athletic 12, Toledo 3. Syracuse-Syracuse 3, Columbus 3.   ' Rochester-Rochester 4, St. Louis 3.'' A Fall of Rock Kllli Five Men. Calumet, Mich., May 22.-Five miners, Micbael Boeher, Mat Soholas, Joseph Genesch, Austrian, and Dominick and Ginglia, Italians, were killed by a fall of rock in No. 11 shaft, South Hecla, South Branch of the Calumet and fieola mine, yesterday. Republican National Committee. Washington, May 22-A call has been issued for a meeting of the Republican National Committee In Washington Hay 29th. Standing or the CInbt. national league. Won. Cincinnati.......ii Boston____...'..-.111 Cleveland------: 8 PlttsDurg...-.. 8 players' league. Won. Lost. | Won. New York-------11 Pittsburg.........8 'Cleveland...-.- & Buffalo.........- 7 AMERICAN ASSOCIATION. Won. Lost. ' won. Rochester.______is.    8  Oolojnbu*..--U Athletic..--...15    7   Toledo.......-- 9 Louisville........IS  10  Syracuse..........11 St. Louis..........12  13  Brooklyn....- I Won. Lost. Phlladelphia...H    9 Brooklyn.........12   9 Chicago........_..U    9 Newlork........12   II Boston..............u 19 Brooklyn.........14 u Chicago............11 10 PHUadelp'ila...l2 11 Lost. 11 If 19 13 Lost. 11 12 II II The Monntonrsvllle Firf. Early yesterday morning the table works of Zimmerman & Springer, at Montouxs-ville, were burued, the loss being $5,000 and insurance $3,000. The Are was discovered about 3 o'clock, a. m. and burned so rapidly that all efforts to check it were nnavailing. Tbe Williamsport Gazette and Bulletin says the work turned oat by Zimmerman & Springer consisted in tables, stands and brackets, and it has Keen learned from another source, that they had four dozen tables finished in readiness to ship to Lock Haven yesterday morning, all of which were bnrned. The safe, containing their books and papers, was alio destroyed. Mr. George A. Zimmerman was formerly a resident of Franklin street, Williamsport, and bears an excellent reputation. Hta-partner, J .-P.-Springer,' jarajleo^reH- and favorably spoken ot He ia from Look Haven. Both bave the sympathy of. Montonrsville'a people in their misfortune. It could not be learned whether the'factory will be rebuilt.  For Woman Suffrage. ' Washington, May 2*�-For the first time in tbe history of the House Judiolsry Committee, a majority of the members today agreed to a favorable report upon the joint resolution providing for a constitutional amendment to grant the right of suffrage to women. The committee also directed favorable reports to be made upon tbe bill prescribing a penalty of fine or imprisonment for tbe offence of ruing the flag for advertising purposes, and the bill to punish election officers, and custodians of eleetion returns for illegally obanglng results. Proceedings orthe Senate. Washington. May 22.-In tbe Senate Darrel made a speech on tbe silver bill, favoring silver currency. The bill was laid aside without action, and the naval appropriation hill * was taken np. All the formal and minor amendments reported by the committee'were agreed to. Tbe amendments striking out appropriations for the Boston and Portsmouth Navy Yard were debated, but the hill went over without aetion. Strike of Victoria Miaars. Victoria, B. C, May 22.-A strike exists at tbe Willington colliery owing chiefly to the demands of the workmen that the time of going in and ont of the mines shall be considered as a part of the working hours. Coal and oil at Springfield. Springfield, Mass., Hay 22.-A vein Of coal was struck at a depth of two .hundred feet in thesinkingofauartesian well, on Washington street, yesterday, and traoee of oil came up with the water. I.ATE KENOVO LOCALS. Renoto, Pa., May 23, 1890. Miss Ida Foulk, of Montgomery, Pa., is here visiting her brother, Lloyd Foulk.' A quiet wedding took place here yesterday noon at the residence of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Kline, corner of Fourteenth street and Erie avenue. Tbeir eldest daughter, Miss Mary Alice Kline, and Theodore C. Carlson, of Da Bole, were united in marriage by Ber. J. D. Cook. The newly married couple left on Niagara Express for Mr. Carlson's home, where they will reside. A reunion of the High School graduating olass of '87 was held at the home of Miss Belle Baird, on Ontario avenue, last evening. The Juvenile band tendered them a serenade. Our town will be well represented in Look Haven next Tuesday to witness the Knights Templar parade,   

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