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Lock Haven Express (Newspaper) - December 23, 1891, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania TENTH YEARNO EVENING EXPRESS LOCK DECEMBER KINSLOE BBOTHERB PUBLISHERS THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE WEATHEK M The following forecast of the weather furnished the EXPRESS by Mark Bar Chief ol Weather Bureau Showers today and Coldei OD CURRENT THE worth of a Christmas present is not vhat it cost or whit it could be sold LA GRIFPE is kiokmg up an amount ol utter variance xitb the size o its CANADA will keep on knocking and suocoed in becoming part ol Com panv some ot these floe IF yon want to spend a truly hippy Chriatmas try tbe plan of making the dsy happy for some one b st for THE Chicago InterOcean says that there are conviits in New York just as likely to be Presidet as Governor which is unnecessarily severe on the next United States Senator from Pennsylvania will not be elected under a There will be a fair and open fight before the and this in itself ill be a wholesome innovation ID Pennsylvania Clevelands Presidential hopes de pend on the tender mercies of he will find himself in the position of a certain young lady rom who went to ride on the back of a When they returned she was inside and there was a smile on tbe lace ol tbe AN officer of Adams Express Company gives out a statement tbat John Hoey has made restitution cf and till not be In this Hoey is hap pier than many a clerk and messenger of the company who ban gone to jail for ab stro ug a hundredth or a thousandth part of tbat amount of PCRAKTON Republican With a little ef fort the people Pennsylvania might make the next House of Representatives a body that would live in that would attract the attention of the entire that would be pointed to as tbe greatest aggregation of experience and bo b present and tbat ay State capital ever Let all tbe great men of both throughout the who are willing to occupy seats in tbe next House of Representatives at Har stand up alongside of William Wallace and rmain standing while they are being COMING AND confined to the by a severe attack of la Hiss Lillian Uiller has returned from a visit with in Julius of Danville is visiting his Morris in this Frank Hahne is spending the boli days witk her son and family in Philadel Miss Pearl Sholl has returned to Holli daynburg after a pleasant visit in this eity tbe guest of Miss Frank of is expected to reach this city tomornw for a holiday visit with and Milton Furey is in tbe up river regions necuring material for bis history of Clinton which he is preparing for the ExCounty Superintendent Mo teacher of the public scbool at is spending holiday vacation with bis family in this ANNOUNCES BIS Crifp to the and Until Special dispatch to Evening 23 Crisp announced his committees to fbe House William of is Chairman of Ways and and H Iman of Rodger Mills is made Cliairman of Interstate and Foreign Both Honses of Con gress adjourned tbU afternoon until Jan uar BatcbcUrs No further concerning the death of George Batobeler had been rewind by bis brother Jesse Batobeler of this up to one oclock this At that hour a representative of the EXPRESS called at Batobelers resi dence and made inquiries but was informed that tbe telegram reueived yesterday morn ing announcing the was tbe only received by Jf sse Batcheter con ccruirjg his brothers Although Christmas eomes on Friday this year we hope It will prove a lucky day to all our and all receive Mitchell Will Meet Oorbett in a SixBound Contest With FourOunce SULLIVAN TO HATE A GO AT SLAVffl A right to a rioUb tor Ten Thonund Dot U IM Blcud on Affair Will Hot Off Cnlll JadcBMBU MEW James Corbet and Charlie Mitchell signed thin afternoon to box Biz in Madison Square Garden within seven Botu will go inti training at Four ounce will be The result will be a unless one mau baa ely the better of tbe Dan Halland then challenged Mitchell on behalf of Peter Mitchell tried to shuffle Maher off on to The latter was perfectly but no match was Mitchell suggested tbat Cor bett abould fight Slavin in some athletic club offering a three weeks or a month after their Corbett de clined to do anything until after tbe Slavin Jackson which takes plaee next May baa been He will then challenge tbe The party then dispersed and Blavin and Mitchell repaired to the New York Herald office where they met Arthur representing Charley John Sullivans Slavin talked business from tbe He and Laraley agreed to meet at the Herald office next Tuesday at noon to sign to fight to a finish for a side before tbe club offering the highest Each man will put up and the Herald will be the final stake The stipulation made between Slavin and representatives this after noon was tbat the men should fight with n fllteen weeks after Sullivans theatrical which will bring tbe fight into It was agreed tbat if Peter Jackson should whip Slavm in their com ng fight in London then Sullivan would oot meet So far as can to learned no direct authorization has been received by Sullivans representatives to make tbe but Sullivan has said be would meet Slavin wben bis per and his Charley has taken him at bis ANOTHER ronOHIHO Vive ot a HoaMbold Eat Poisoned RlCHLAND 22 This city feems likely to furnish another ensationa poisoning Although no eatbs have as ye been tbe case ooks fully as sensational as tbe recent ase for which Rose Zoldoake is now serv ng a life Daniel Barry and amity and two sonsin law and their iea reside in one house in this Last Wednesday afternoon Barry made a quantity of and Thursday light at a late supper five members of the lonsehold partook liberally of tbe It about 10 oclock those who ate of the beese were taken deathly Doctors and Delap were and stated bat the illness was eansed by be treatment relieved all but who re quite one daugbtet being consid red in a dangerous condition to Not being able to account for tbe pres nee in the oboeae of any kiod of poison he family became and yester ay begau an A piece of he cheese was taken to Dr who tated it contained Both pbysi ians in atteudanca npon tbe sick persons lid were those of arsenical The matter has been placed in he bands of the District NO MORE SILVER The ColQAffe of tbe Staodard Colu Mow conversion f trade dollar bullion iuto standurd silver lollaru was completed The coin age of standard silver dollars is theiefore it an unless a change shall be made u tbe policy of the tieaeury department brougb congressional enactment or other Tbe coinage of ounces of or a month under Ibe ct of July ceased on tbe first of iuly last and the coinage of standard dol drs since that has been confined to be trade dollar bullion in tbe latter coinage was authorized by tbe ot of March which required tbe Secretary ol the Treasury to coin tbe trade ullar bullion into silver dollars as Boon as Tbe total amount of this bul OD band July 1 was ostiug aud tbe entire amount as been coined into silver director of the said this fternoon that wbile was oot authorized o speak of future silver policy of tbe department he thought there is scarcely any doubt that tbe coinage of standard silver dollars will be continued at the San Francisco and Canon City mints in amounts sufficient to meet tba necessities of tbe Be estimated this at 000 a month for each BURHED AT THE UrSSHtM COHSUHED BY FIRE Patsengert anil tiuntt With Valuable Abandoned at North German Lloyd iteamu w th tbe and crew cf Abys sinia on arrived here at a late hour tonight Fire aboard the Abyaslnla dlsoov ereel by the at neon oo Tbe flames had then gained snob headway that they soon spread over the wbole ves Tbe origin of the fire bnt attributed to combus tion in cargo of When the learned of fire the steamer was ablaze at both Three after tbe Meamer Spree lighted and she asked f take off the Abyssinias pauengers and Tbe Spree immed iately her to tbe and all on board were safely transferred to with the exception of one who jumped overboard and As there then not the slightest chance ol aaving she aban doned and Spree proceeded on her voy discipline maintained aboard the there no excitement among tbe paaeengera on the discovery of Tbe reecued are full of gratitude for tbe with which were treated by tbe uaptain of the to whom tbey ban presented a tei The lay that the scene on the iteamer after the Bra broke out waa fMrfnl in the yet everything n perfect The and crew lost everything tbat to Tbe subscribed 800 for benefit of tbe Abyssinias The Abyssinia left New Tork at Deeemher bound for Liv Captain George of tbe teamsbip in She oar ied eighteen cabin and thirtyeight steer age Tbe loet steamship carried a valuable She bad in her main bold of Tbe remainder of her cargo follows belee of cot 782 bales of 554 bales of 50 of 134 of band 107 bags of sntaca 11 of atin 43 of 35 of 28 of scrap rub 110 baiea of 858 of 120 cases of 410 oases of 42 of 6 of 855 boxes of 55 oases of 59 sir barrels of 100 375 87 boxes of 100 of 03 of 2 barrels of 300 BOABD OC The of Town and County as Found by Express LOCAL EVENTS OF THE POUR WABD3 In a Naokbar or an all day session Board of announced etioo in tbe following to night Daetsaud ihermao larceny James Brien and Martin onspirecy Absalom Alle murder in the second degree Charles Daniels and Michael LoKeau re eiviog stolen Leroy t with intent to kill William William Connell and Thomas arson John C Philadel perjury fbomas eeplog a disorderly house Charles Low bonne br ak Ing and A number of oases were held under ad The case of John was stricken from tbe bis eutenoe having A Wftlulajr Banal of Work at Boom DntkorMtoteel BlMrWltl CloMd tibrlsnnasMrlBciBc bra Last evening tbe residence of Lewis OB East Main was the scene of social A shore time Winner gave a game to a number of bis gentlemen bui that gentleman having been born on the 22d of be would quently be 43 yean old and hi estimable wife thought would give him a and oelebrate the Tbe enjoyed a delightful evening and amused themselves to their Splendid refreshment were served in to which all did ample Tbe evening waa entirely too and the morning hour came too but all retired feeling they had spent a pleasant and wishing Winner many happy A BariVl of At the Opera Hones on Decem ber the melo dramatic farce A Barrel of Money will be the attrac It is claimed for A Barrel of that it is one of the most inteiesting playx yat written by an American author tbat u elaborate scenic aod realistic produc tion is In every way worthy of and tbe company portraying Its various of character of tbe all round ou tbe It is certainly meeting with unqualified and unstinted in every city it ap As no comedy complete without musical that feature bag been well e red for bj tbe Introduction of a Sue double quartet lu addition to tbe topieal and otherwise sung by the com and ObrUtmu Tbe following complimentary re garding She Couldnt Marry Three that comes to the Opera House is clipped from tbe Bellefonte Watchman One of the neatest and pretiest little comedy that has ever been pre sented to a Bellefonte was pro dnced on Monday wben Lillian supported by her er John presented She Couldnt Harry Tbe play replete with amusing incidents and ample opportunity for strong charac ter acting and tbe company rarely found with one nght stand Miss Kennedy and her brotbar would pack our Opera House on a return HKAVV JUDOMKNTS BNTBRBD Ivnkcr or Can All Die mounting to over bave been en tered here againat George a prominent business man and banker of The are in favor of a Buffalo oil San derson ia apparently not exerciwd over stating tbat it is merely the result of a misunderstanding between former business which will probably be adjust ed Be he plenty of property with wbiob to meet the judg ments in case an arrangement should not be in tbe meantime Tobacco The foggy and rainy weather which at present not season and not what tke merchant in tbe eity would The tobscoo it firstclass tobacco weat ber and was just what was wanted to put this yearserop in condition for Last night men were at work in all the tobacco taking the weed from the and placing it in ranks in order to hold the As thoroughly nnconventlona as It The Witch will appeal to the the tbe dilettantewhile picturesque grim humor aod sweet simplicity of will attract and interest all theatre If you fail to see Tbe Witch at the Opera House next Saturday you miss the u ost novel enter tainment of tbe bj A passenger train ou the Beech Creek railroad ran over an nukown man at Via duct The bead of the nefoitn uate being cut off as smoothly though done with a There was nothing about tbe mansolothing by which be could be DIVORCE IH JAPAN Very Easily at Marriage it Don sidered an The most extraordinary tales related o tbe facility of obtaining decrees of divorce lu Indiana or Chicago pale before stori tbat aoma from A native Japanese paper mentions tbe ease of a man aged forty tbis living ia tbe province of who maried and divorcee thirty five aod is now married to the He was first married at and the reason assigned for extraordinary example of inconsistency is that ha has a younger sister of extremely jealous and rancorous from tbe moment tbat a bride the Institutes a system of persecution which soon drives tbe uuhappy woman to uk ber husband for a Tbe bus bind Is helpless to restrain the vagaries of his and cannot turn her ao tbe wretched business goes on year after The native chronicler adds a oiroum itance which is in He lays that in two tbe ar riving at the door of their future changed declaring tbat they recognized the house as one where they bad alieady passed some muntbs of most fled without further Commenting npon this Japan Hail says whether accurate in all respects or it illustrates the 8uoe between Japanese and English fash Ions in respect of Among tbe lower of Japan s intiment is seldom allowed to play any influential part lu arrangements peniminary to n many cases tbe man and woman have never aeen each until they are ally brought together with tie object of securing their consent to become husband and and it rarely that either ia so impolite aa to conceive or admit any disagreeable impression after inter The higher the social scale the more at tention is paid to the fancies of the man and of late those of the women also are beginning to be But tbe prin ciple underlying tbe whole marital rela tion in Japan aeeais to tbat the affec tion which really eurvivea the passage of and makes married life happy not be love which bnt re esteem and sense of mutual helpful ness that grow up under In marriage in Japan ia a preliminary experi where as in tbe West it is a final At tbe same time to be divorced by her husband is a disgrace to a Japanese and to divorce bis wife without rea sonable cause Is a disgrace to a Fiester has been appointed post master at Jersey Sbora to succeed Post master The nomination sent to he Senate Fiester was a soldier during tbe late var and received four wounds during hie His record is He has been a resident of Jersey Shore for upward of thirty years aud known as an active working duty not only at the bnt wherever duty called There was quite a lively contest for he but only one could The qualifications of Fiester are unqnes ioned and we predict a hearty acqui escenoe in his as the contest conducted good naturedly from tbe A Woodsmam Kobert employed oo prop timber job near Glen was hurt yes terday by a heavy log rolling over one of his Watson went up to sie tbe Injured man and found that no bones were but tbat be was badly From Miss I dont like my It doesnt give me fficient scope to display my best Heavyplay testily Plump I am aware of but yon should emember that it would be highly im oper t introduce a ballet at a oburob ntertalnment of In giving tbe list yesterday of officers elected by tbe Union Veteran Legion the name of George Curas unintention ally Citrns elected of the TIM Work at During the season just closed there were rafted out of the Look Haven boom 103 pieces of all total number of feet rafted out was Brokon are few new developments concerning the defunct Ty one The liabilities are greater ban was at first supposed and will amount o The assets appear to grow and will hardly pay half the de Cashier Guyer says ho will make statement in a few A Martin this moruioc placed in the composing rooms of tbe a flex ble gas tube wHh burner wbiob is a great nvention and must be seen to be appre It will be especially useful in of as the light can be adjusted to any Sttlnllnc Tbe long distance telephone men are stringing the wires on the polls through tbis city to There are six be ing put up now all of Dmth of Hlchael Michael proprietor of the hotel at McElhattan died suddenly yesterday after noon of heart Funeral on services at tbe bouse at 10 oclock and interment at Jersey Shore Tbe Christmas tree a Overdose of BiOhloride of Gold Hal a Bid Effect Upon an Indianapolis PERFECTLY CURED OF DIPSOMANIA Bat Mnras His Departed and Off la gar Hla Bead Baldmi Bat BwatT With is not often that a man within twentyfour all tbe bair on bis bead and beard and That is exactly what hap to Grant bar new in tbis on Sunday He attributes all tbla to tbe effect of tak ing bi chloride of wbiob is adminis tered at tbis when Eeeley has a branch Institute for now well advertised remedy against drunken Smiley returned from Plaiafield a weak ago after a treatment for drunken While bis appetite for drink had be complained of being afflicted by molt peculiar sensations in tbe He said he bad a continued roaring in his which threatened to drive him in At ears rang as U twenty were playing twenty different tunes at tbe same time within A little girl climbed upon lap Sun and in the course of ber playful en dearment fattened ber little fingers In bis long moustache and without malice gave it a which pulled out tbe hair from almost tbe entire side ot the The Iocs of which was unaccompanied by any disagreeable astonishsd tbe and be raised his hand to bis face aod found tbat tbe rest of his mouataehe waa also ready to drop which It did soon as be touched rubbed band over face with and eye brows peeled off as if they had been stuck on wltb Then bis name leaving face quite How thoroughly alarmed and fearing tbe wont he pat hand up to bis bead and pulled out eeveral very good of He went to a barber to get lometbing to preserve his bnt it all rubbed off while he was being and bead la now smooth at wltb not a ot hair Accompanying his marvellous transformation there has relief from the agony wbioh afflicted him for a He Is ao happy at being free bom tbe racking pains in bia head tbat he unde cided whether or not he shall sue the Keeley institute for physi cian tbat all he suffered re suit of an overdose of blehloride of Oa Our townsman ac cepted a position with John Hough importers aud wholesale and will enter npon hie traveling salesman at Salesman is well and favorably known oo the West and North Branch and wilt doubtless command a good share of All m People who are of the opiotea tbat Look laven will not bave tbe long diatanee telephone until the aew line is completed are Tbe long distance ihone baa been in operation from Lock Haven eastward for more tban a PUnlDf Mill of the firm of iatcbeler struck on the thigh this forenoon bp a board which brown with great violence by a to were broken but the flesh badly Bod A rear and colliiiou of freight traina oc curred on the Beech Creek a short distance below tbis city yesterday No one was injured and only one or two were The portrait of Superintendent of Clinton with those of other in Christmas number of the Rational LaOrlppooa tba The present damp spell of weather has a tendency to increase the number of cases of la grippe in this There are many new reported Fallon HODM A portable of Kickers manufac ture been placed in tbe basement of the Fallon CloMd on Tbe barber of Frank Heydrick and Arduer Brothers will be olcnd oo Christmas Santa must have team of deis frith ihidall for bis jour ney will be unusually long this you PRICETWO CENTS FAOT8 ABOUT DIHUTa An Hot Bonaazat to Thore Who Bun From Toledo It U imagined by nearly every traveler who paya seventyfive or one dollar for a meal on a dining oar that the com pany is reaping a wonderful a traveling passenger agent of one of be leading In bnt the ignres will soon convince the most tioal tbat the is a losing one to tbe and every one would dispense th tbe dining oar service if they only It is tbe great competition exist ng between the different roadg and tbe desire on tbe part of the public for Jrapid ranait tbat forces the companies to place dining cars on tbeir through All if the great trunk line are putting in faster and faster traina every few As soon as one company on a train hat will cover the distance between any wo important points quicker tban tbe other oade oan then all tbe of tbe let o work to reduce tbe and Inside of wo or three months some other road will announce a train tbat will make tbe dis daooe in forty five minutes r an hour faster than its And so it If any of those fast should top twenty minutes at a station where a ining ball is then the with ae dining attached would reach the point of destination all the way rom forty to an hour and be result would be that they would carry be majority of tbe traveling It ot cheap tbe people who travel on ailroada want so much today at rapid Last year the Pullman ar Company served meals on heir dining aud realized did ot pay one per upon the invest A leading Western road last year oat on dining oar M 22 an early boor morning Platte block and tbe First National jank building were destroyed by Platte loss will be Tbe loas to the not bnt it fully covered by The money and securities in he safes were not damaged in the n the Brill block there to be no The will rased ral thousand Wagner look on the other aide ol the street amaged to the extent of covered y tailors If fit the earner Westooast hauling alongside he wharf at Point Arena ber moorings parted and ber stern fouled Captain Gerne ordered sail oisted and the steamer had nst gained headway wben two heavy seas truck her sending ber on tbe south en of the crew took to the ships he boat capelzed and nine men were The fireman and two seamen were A BUamevs Machinery North German jloyd steamer Captain rom New December for Bre which passed tbe Sicily this reported that pasaed Iritisb steamer Captain which salted from Sunderland ia West December for in latitude 49 longi ade 29 degrees with machinery This ls Wwll hristmas Kitty say you can tell girla caaraoter by tbe way she holds ber Tom de 1 can tell more bout it by tbe way I bold her Qnays New Pension Bill Quay oday bill fixing tbe pension f soldiera who have contracted disease in he service of tbe United at 172 a and for all lesser degrees in tbe same Protection Aialnst An extra stop gale has been pat ia the oak at tbe mouth of the canal a pre aution agalnet overflow In of high water in tbe It would be a terrible misfortune if Dasher and Blixen of Santa team of reindeers were to have an attack f epizootic at Christmas time Tbe thing that really a great many eople is though the doctors enerally manage to find a more respect hie name for They tell of tbe Innocence of nt it ia only in the lonesome little farm or out on the tbat yon will find Home men sleep well because they bave a good and others eleep well because they havent any conscience st
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