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   Lock Haven Express (Newspaper) - June 13, 1890, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania                                WttttlJg NINTH TBAB-KO. 89. .LOCK HAVEN, PA.. FRIDAY. JUNE 13. 1890. PBICE-TWO CENTS EVENING EXPBESS sj.in8xok bhovbkh8 - . FUBU8HCUS CURRENT COMMENT. Deaths by drowning while swimming �ad boating, already draw tbe moil pall over tbe summer plcuoraa. It is mors than likely that a monument to the memory of General Grant will be erected in tbe South before .one will be een in New York. John L. Suluvin got a complete knock down foe the Brit time ia his life wlieo Isaac H. Bromley, journalist, called him a big brute and refused an introduction to him. Bromley'a tongue was mightier than Sullivsn'b fisL Sooab at wholesale has gone up nearly a cent pet pound within a week, with a prospect of going still higher. Refiners say their product is sold ahead for aontbs. Tbe canning season is given as the cause of the rise, but there is doubtless some other sgenoy at work also. Senator Qbat will be a delegate to the State Republican Convention. Colonel Samuel Moody, a delegate from Beaver, on Tuesday announced that on account of ill health he will be unable to attend tbe convention, and that in consequence he would give his proxy to the junior Senator, M. S. Quay. Senator Cauekoh bas succeeded in having tbe River and Harbor bill amended by an appropriation of (150,000 for dredging and Btraightulng and deepening tbe Conemaugh river "and removing the deposits left by last year1* floods. Such an item in the bill ought to encouotet no opposition. Mm Hemp, a large wool grower of Australia, is now in this country, on his way to Texas. He believes Australian sheep will thrive well iu this country, and if tbe MoKlnley bill passes be will bring some thousands of these animals over here, believing the price of wool will advance to profitable figures. Ms. Clbvblaxd bas been elected a member of the New York Century Club, with seven black balls cast against him. The clnb Is specially one of literature, and the seven balls were cast presumably by persons who were ignorant of Mr. Cleveland's literary acquirements as indicated by his constant study of the American Cyclopedia. The McKinlay bill has turned up in the British Bouse of Commons. Tbe member of tbe great manufacturing district of, Sheffield asked whether tbe British Government wonld not bring to the notice of the American Government the great injury the proposed bill wonld bring upon British manufactures. .Surely a tariff that displeases the European free traders cau hardly fail to give satisfaction here at home. Making Provisions for the Payment of Oar W�r Claims. A BILL HITB0DTJ0ED BT 0AMER0H Lancaster Jftw Era: Much interest all over the country centres, at the present moment, in the condition of the wheat crop. So far as reliable reports have been received, tbe crop of winter wheat will not vary materially from that of last year. It has held its own during tte past few weeks while the abnodastralns which have fallen all through tbe West and Northwest have wonderfully improved the condition of spring wheat. Tbe acreage of the latter class is also larger than last year? "which is likely to make up for any deficiency thai may develop in winter wheat. Harvest time is coming along so rapidly that the crop is rapidly passing beyond the reach of insect enemies On tbe other side of the Atlantic tbe grain crop� are also reported as being unusually encouraging, all of which seems to indicate there will be no immediate rise in prices. At last the country is likely to get a silver bill which will not meet the views of tbe silver nor yet those of the anti-silver men. Birch a bill baa passed the House and is likely also to go through the Senate without much modification. It provides for the purchase by the Government of of 34,000,000 of silver monthly, and the payment for it in legal tender notes to that Amount. The wrangle is whether those notes shall be redeemed in silver ooin or silver bullion. As such legal tender notes will pass from hand to hand as other Government notes, and are receivable by it for all public dues, there is no reason to suppose they will ever be presented in exchange for silver, as no man prefers silver coin to notes. An increase in our currency of $54,000,000 per annum can probably he borne without creating an unfavorable condition in tbe money market. The trade of the country is growing t a rate wbtoh requires an expansion of our currency. Tbe fact that National Bank circulation continues to be steadily withdrawn will also serve to prevent a too rapid increase in tbe note circulation. fie Stepped on m Wire. CossBOnoCKKN, June 12.-Last night Joseph Cochran, an iron worker, stepped on an electric light wire which had been blown down by tbe storm. He was in-1 Arm, bad his thigh factored, and other �tantly killed. | wise Inlured. His ooudltion is serious. fc Anthotlue a Re-j�xnuilflntlon of (he Claim awl Payment-A Resolution to ray the Claims or all Knllstsd af an who Served in tba War-A Day of Cenrevonce Bepoits In Both senate and Hones. Wasfiihtos, Jane 12,-Senator Cam. eron reported favorably from the Commit tee on Military Affairs, a bill to Indemnify the State of Pennsylvania for money ex hilad:lpbla...2r   U Chicago............22   lti Brooklyn.........23  17 Bunding of Uw Clubs. NATIONAL LEAGUE. Won. U*U Boston____._____IB 22 New York........IS � Cleveland-......13 24 mtsours;....-. 9 31 rLATBRa' LEAOUE. Won. Lost. ...m   IS  lOhleBCO............IB   21 M   3) Icieveland........17   ib Pittsburg..'.......17  21 Buffalo.............11   !M AMERICA!* ASSOCIATION. Won. Leal.I AtbletIc___.J8   1.1 Rochester........'25   10 Louisville._____21   IB Boston....... Brooklyn_______ Sew York.......sa Fhiladelphla...ai Bt. Louis.., ...21   20 Won. Lost. Toledo____________17   21 Columbus.......18   21 Syracuse..........is   23 Broollyu.........ti   25 Wrecked With Fatal Btt*�*. Philadelphia, June 12.-A freight train an the River Front railroad in the upper aection of this city struok an open switch this afternoon causing a collision which threw the loads of tbe cars into Gunners Run, a small stream crossed by the railroad. John Fallack, an employe of the Hughes & Patterson iron works, was carried Into tbe water and drowned. John Dunn, another employe of tbe a� A patent Car Boallnc Dovles to he Adapted on All Their Lisas. Tbe Pennsylvania railroad company baa virtually done away with tbe ear atove and put in ita place steam. For several years the oompany experimented with different steam-heating deviees, but found them almost all impracticable. Over 300 cars here have been fitted ant with steam appliances, and the work of putting the steam appliance and steam heating apparatus on all the oars will be made as fast as possible. The system is exclusively that of the Pennsylvania railroad company, and it hi ae follows: Two straight pipes, two Inches ia diameter, one for steam and the other to carry the water of the condensation book to the locomotive. This is done by a small vacuum pump fixed on the tender and kept constantly runnicg. The exhaust steam ia all that la used in heating tbe train. The pipes are so made that the steam ean be made nse for any one ear without Interfering with the others. The pipes come up in the oar in sash side just about tbe middle. From the pipes in the oar a spur runs under each seat, whlob gives a general distribution of heat. Tba oar is ventilated by forty openings through tbe floor, each about two Inches in diameter, and directly undsr the seats. Tbe fresh sir passes over tbe steam pipes, becoming heated before passing Into the car. The steam passes directly to oaeb end ot the ear. - � -Doctor Jack. A novel, by St. George Rathborne, is an inteusely interesting and dramatic modern story of an American's adventures in sunny Spain and Oriental Turkey. Tbe scenes are rapid in their aetion, and yet the reader Is given entrancing glimpses of pen painted soenery along the way that charm the senses. It will be oouoeded do all aides that the author'a graphic description of the bull fight at Madrid ia the moat powerful ever printed; while the events con seated with tbe great Spanish carnival must remain a Fleasant recollection to the reader. We predict for "Doctor Jack" a aale on-equaled sinoe the publication of "Mr. Barnes of New York." The volume is handsomely gotten up, In attractive cover. Price 50 Bents. Published by Street & Smith, 25 to 31 Row street, New York. THE SCHOS OF TOWN TALK Ideal Sterna Taken Mm (for Reporter's Hots Bask. HaPPEKDTOS SEES Bt THE EXPRESS Brmwbeny and lee Cream Ve>tlral-Iu> proving  the Bood-ste Has srarehas-od n Dsaot-Tha J as lata Ore Mines -Bl� riles Bar Bank stock -Qolek Wovk-A Close Call-Hope Hose Company 'have deoided to bald a strawberry and iaa cream festival in the Grove street engise house, to-morrow evening. The "Hopes" deserve the support of every one. The funds derived from the festival will be used to assist in paying the expensSB of their trip to the annual Firemen's Convention, which will be held at Carliale in September. The engine bouse will be beanUiully deooratad and the oboloest fruit and lee oream will be served. Help the "boy*" alomg, they sre deserving of your assistance. Improving the Bend. Levi Eberbsrt, supervisor of Allison township, is Improving the road bed on the main thoroughfare �f his bailiwick, by the addition of broken stone, eto. This is ah example that can be followed in all portions of the county to the benefit of moat of the iassaWUets thereof. Supervisors see to ft that the best results are secured for the amount of money at command. Married Hr. Wm. F. 8imoox, of quota's Bun, and Miss Bile B. 8mart>daughtar ot John A. Smart, of this city,were united tu marriage at ball past seven o'clock last evening, In tbe Bsptist ehnreb,In the presence of about one hundred rerasrvasaad friends. The ceremony wea performed' by Rev. R. W. Perkins and the chorea was beautifully decorated for the oeeaslon. Be Mae rnvebaesd a Depot. WUUainaport Bejmbllenn. It is stated that W. B. Holloway, tba bottler ot this city, has puiohtand the present Pennsylvania railroad depot a't Look Haven and will take possession en the first of next January and torn it into a bottling establishment. The Pennsylvania railroad oompany will build a new depot in Lock Haven at Clinton avenue. gnlek Work; Renovo Slews. J. R, Deokaid, the census enumerator for the West oard aoopleted his labors oa Monday, having bees engaged on his district but seven days. Hr. Oeskard lost no time and did the work efficiently. The Jnukua cm Mines. The Juniata ore'mises in Centre county, owned by the Tyrone Iron and Manufacturing Company, will start up in a few days and will give employment to about 150 men and boys. Bis Files for Bank Stock. Five shares of stock of tbe New York Chemical Bank sold at (4,925 per share on Saturday, the highest prise ever reached for bank, stock in this country. tJsTIOll VBTBBAH LBQlOsT. Tinea connty Lumber. E. L. Mack, a Tioga connty gentleman, well posted on lumber, eetlmates that the hemlock forests will be stripped in fifteen years. There are many deserted saw-mills now. He wss alarmed because the timber landa were being bought up so rapidly by outsiders for lumbering purposes, end he advised the present owners of suoh lands to hold on to them in order that they might reap larger profits in future years. Attention, S. of TI A special meeting wilt be held at tbe room on to-morrow evening, at 7 o'clock, sharp, for tbe purpose of tendering a reception to our newly elected Colonel, G. W. Gerhard. Attend In fall uniform. By order of Captain. FBBBOMAI.   PBUCILIKOB. Tone Tew latest Gossip A hoot Ton Meads. Jacob Gleanson, of Karthsus, was in the city last night. George P. McNangbton, of Renovo, ia visiting relattvee and frisuds in the elty this week. air. L. K. Ponst returned home this morning a visit of nearly two weeks with relatives at Kingston. Charles Bpotta, proprlstor of the Revere House, Renovo, took in tbe sights of Look Haven last evening. R. J. Hutchinson, formerly of this city, but now of Wllllamsport, Is on a visit to bis numerous friends here. Mrs. L. Haberstrob and daughter, Mile Lillle, are spending two weeks visiting with friends at Williamsport. Mr. and Mrs. James Keller, of this city, attended the funeral of Krs. Charles Keller, at WlHiamaport, yesterday. William Kialcieg, wire and children, or fork, Pa., are on a visit to Hr. Klntxing's mother, at No. 319, East Church street. Miss Llllie Way, who has been the guest of Miss Clara Probst for some time, left yesterday for bar home at Curwena-ville. Joel A. Herr oame home this morning from Wellsboro, where he was in attendance at a meeting of the State Board of Agriculture. Hod. W. C.Breokenridge, the brilliant Kentuoky Congressman, will probably be the orator at Williamsport's big Fourth of July celebration. Alva S. Grow, George W. Robe, Fssnk Reese and a number of other Bone of Veterans osms up on Fast Line last evening, on their return from the encampment. Hon. R. P. Allen, of Williamsport, who has been confined to hfs home for some time with an attack of malarial fever, is Inatallatlsa of OrDcars at the O. A. B. Booms end Bsosetlon a> sTalloa tlaose � The installation of the officers of the Union Veteran Legion, Sooampment No. 71 of Lock Haven, took place at 8 o'olock last night tn the G. A. R. rooms and was well attended.- The mustering officer was Jam� S. Smyth, of Williamsport, the Junior Vice National Commander. He waa accompanied by Chan. F. Senix, Jersey Shore, Adjutant; R. J. Hutchinson, Sentinel; C. B. Fisher, Offlcer of the Day; B. B. Strait, Color Bearer, Three gentlemen were all of Encampment No. 47, of Williamsport. Messrs. W. H. Musgrove and D. A. Kennedy were also among the visitors. Special order No. 23, from the bead-quarters of the National Veteran Legion at 8LLouis>Ho.,dated May 26th, appointing James 8. Smytb, Junior Vioe National Commanuer, to muster Camp No.' 71 of Lock Haven wss read, after wbioh that official proceeded to inetBlt the following officers: W. W. Richie, Colonel Commander; John H. HcNsiiy, Lieutenant Colonel Commander; W. J. Leahy, Major; Frank XoMahon, Officer of the Day; R. W. Schell, Chaplain; Adam Zaiglsr Burgeon; T. P. Meyer, Quartermaster; Charles Bower, Adjutant; P. H. Walker, Officer of the Guard; W. B. Hanns, Sergeant Major; M. C. Jobson, Quartermaster Sergeant; John Bohroat, Sentinel; Orange Holmes, Color Bearer; C. C. Pfouta, Bugler. Alter the installation the visitors were enterteised at tbe Fallon House and at 1125 p. m. they left for their homes well plesssd with the reception from Encampment No. 71. IH MXMOBIVM. Mrs. BllxaJ. MnDill, mother-or Dr. John HoDill and Mrs. Dr. Fox, died at the residence of her son, 418 Jackson street, at 11 o'clock p. m. May 31. Mr. MeDill was in tha 59th year of her age and wss one of tbe pioneer residents of Wisconsin. She and her bnaband. Dr. Alexander MeDill, also deceased, name from Pennsylvania many years ago. They were for a long time residents of Plover, Portage county, when that village was a frontier post. Dr. MeDill represented the Bighth Congressional District of Wisvonv sin in tbe national congress from 1873 to 1875, and at the expiration of bis congressional career took up his residence at Madison, where he assumed charge ot the State Hospital for the Insane located near that city. The funeral of Mrs. HaDill took place Jane 3, at 10 o'clock a. m. from the raai dsnae ot her daughter, Mrs. Dr. Fox, corner of Oneida and Jackson streets, thence to the Lake Shore depot; interment being made at Madison. Rsv. J. R. Crslghton, of Summerfield M- E. church, oonduoted the obsequies iu a deeply impressive man ner. "Nearer My God to Thee," and "Lead Kindly Light" ware very sweetly sung by a quartette. Drs. HoGiifln, Darling, Bartlett, Ogden and Puis, acted as pall bearers. The floral tributes wen beautiful, tokens of the esteem in whish onr friend waa held. Hers was a consistent christian life; and her time wsa almost wholly devoted to tbe happiness of others; By her lovely, womanly manner aba won tba esteem and eonflenoe of all with whom she came in contact, end by all bar friends will her memory ever he sacredly cherish-ed. "There Is no death; wbstseemssolstraasiUon, This breath or mortal life Is bnt ths suburb of the lire elyslau. Whose portal we call death." Mrs. MeDill was a sister of Mrs. J. W. Crawford, of Chatham's Run, and C. B. and J. F. Rioh, both deceased, who resided at the same place. A Close Sen. Renovo News. Edward Burk, tba young man who la employed in Louis Loding's barber shop was near becoming a victim to the "did-not-know it was loaded" habit a day or two ago. He was in the sitting room iu Mr. Loding's home when ha saw a revolver on a mantel piece. He picked It up and was examining It when a young lady who was visiting Mrs. Loding, was anxious to investigate it also. Burit handad it over to her, and the young lsdy sportively pointed it at bis head and polled tba trig' gar. Mr. Burk told her to be careful, that it might be loaded and moved to one aide just as tbe trigger was pulled. The test proved that a cartridge was lodged iu tbe eylinder, as the ball sped past Mr. Burk's face,- and went so close to one of bis ears that a slight scar ores made. The ball lodged iu the wall, and Ed. fait thankfn for his nsrrow escape from dsath. THE DEWS OF THE NATION Horrible Death of a Woman in New Tork From Uerciiry. FIRST OASE OF TBE ZXSS ON RECORD. While Vndsroolng Treatment for frnlmo-navj Trouble Mrs. Addle Hill Made the victim or a su-fiT nad tTafesl AeeMesit -Tha Bulb of mm Inhaler Burst, tko bent of an Aleokel Vmmm Caused tbe Totiua-tloaefpxldeof Mereury. eauelns;Deotft. New Youe, June 12.-Mrs. Addle Hill wife of 8. C. Hill, died to-day from mercurial poisoning. Mrs. Hill had suffered from pulmonary troubles more or lets for a long time, and used a hot air. apparatus for inhalations. Tbe air-was heated by means of an alohobol lamp, and a small themometer near the mouthpiece of the apparatus registered the degrees of heat. While using the inhaler the bulb on the themometer burst and the maroury ran in 0tsests. WirJ^BABiV/une 131-At the State encampment of tbe Sons of Veterans in session here tbe following officers were elected this afternoon: Colonel, TUv, George W. Qearhard, Lock .Haven; Lieutenant Colonel, H. M. Re'bele, Allegheny City; Major J. Henry Kresge, South Bethlehem; Division Councils, H. M. Lowray of Indiana; Walter K. Smith, Allentown, . and Harry Luderbeek, ofPbiladeiphla. � .   --�o>l " It is not true love that makes all things easy; it makes us choose what la dlSculV.' A Miscellaneous Mlxtaxn of Sense and BTsm-senso Sclisiiied nasi nWlkhlseV A WiilUmsport girl of ra&*Ms�wJt appearance, an being asked why eh* did not get married, replied:^ ."I have eon- -1 siderabie money of my own, I have  parrot that can swear, and a monkey that ean . chew tobacco, so I have no need of a hue-"1 band." ... An Indiana preacher was up before aav church-recently onobarge of hissing, n "sister in the presence of herbusbasic).' After a hearing he waa cleared by ana. anlmaus. vote of >tbe: charge of ;�snful osculation, j A Fall Brpok passenger engine iu a>ar, and demolished a skunk as H was pedHar'3 into Williamsport,the other1 day.' ft*/-" train dkia't need to whistle to  its approach, or ring a .bell while through the town. All signs point ton heavy fruit crop this season. The apple trees have set unusually full. Bo *------ sit. These are the mornings to gstne-eeslB and hear the larks larking, aad;tb*swa*r . lows swallowing.    -,    i    . � -r �-   ,  .. It is actually a requirement of the poet- ' office department that tbe stamp sualT net placed upon' the upper right hand owner of tbe envelope. 'This is for the :oonvass . ienee of eanoeling. Ifa latter ie Bjut.-: stamped in this way tbe r^tmastarhaa the right to send It to the deed-letter'office, but he never does.    ' �->.!! A new hosiery mill has been stsgrhtd'asV 'J Plymouth. � .i �.>.> "Ittseasy enough to be pleasant, When, lire flows ou like a aon(. But the man. worth while is one 'Who will When everything- goes Seed wronc. '-';....... for lbs tester the been is Heebie, And 11 always comes with the yean, ; And ikesmlieihaiqa- worth the vWlsessCii earth .....      .  .  .  ... Is the smile thai shines through tears." .<:-v -flve --^enw^^hkej---' entttles youto 'a dish of ie*erean�;'nisBv�;: -* We are requested to eall rne':aita�Us�f or the Street Comminstoner to-the eSsie*." dated coedlrlon of Liberty atreet,'t�irenB:' a'-Chureh and Slid Eagle: U u'dangsftsjfs *�*� for vehicles to pass over, seyesis^'''asj>h'''.---dark nlgbt.~~ i - '    -t'-' .u
                            

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