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Dunkirk Evening Observer (Newspaper) - October 20, 1890, Dunkirk, New York KW. i ,v VOL. XX. DUNKIRK, N. Y.. MONDAY. OCTOBER 20, 1890. B REPRESENTATIVE USINESS HOUSES OF DUNKIRK. WL.-________ _ _._...._ A all Uncut ol U tbe latest addition ui he Mechanical Department ol Dunkirk Printing Company. n m. onrroBD, W and Central D. Artiitie Photographer lurtanuneoo Fbotocnptt of Babiee a specialty. Slttera not wait lor except (or OOK IBVINO. Fr> pnetor. No. 16 E. Second street, near Bui ___itreet. bnnklrk. N. T. Mogazinoi. Mu tie. etc., bound In HI ttrles. Onlen attended to. All work guaranteed. BCHCfUITS CBOCKKB! HO1T8K, JOB Central avenue Wholesale and retail dealer ID I ported an. tomestic China. Ac. HOTEL, n per day. Unrr and BoanUng Stable in connection Victor aider, 333 SCT Lion street. fMTt IKBBER SHOP Chaa. Nagle. Prop, l Syracuse of two conches. No one was killed, and Athleti but one injured, a lady who had two ribs broken. Both tracks were blocked for some time. Great credit is due the baggageman and engineer on No 5. The former saw the obstruction and notified the passengers to get on the other side of the car, which or- der they immediately obeyed, theieby loss of life. The engineer bravely stuck to his post, and his escape unin- jured is miraculous. Hie Remarkable Performance Under Un- favorable RICHMOND, lad., Oct goes from here to his Pine Tree State home to rest the remainder of the season, without lowering his record aa the king of the trotting stallions of the world, but horse- meu who saw him get his at Terre Haute say his mile Saturday was the greatest feat, considering the con- ditions, us he went while the wind was niut! a tegular hurricane. He made the liters as First second, third, h, Some horsemen de- clare it equal to under favoiable cir- cumst.mt.es, uud Nelson's owner thinks it equal to American Association Schedule. NEW Oct following table shows the record in full of the American association clubs: 2 s CLI-IIS. S" B- s 5 g S i i Louisville Columbia St. Louis.. 11 Toledo. 6 10 b 9 8 4 Baltimore. 3 7 15 88 U 79 14 77 13 US 30 60 135 130 123 M 126 55 133 41 goinl tillable laud, a valuable blue stone quarry on their property As they prospered they began to make fre- quent visits to the town, and soon were counted among the jolly boys b.vloons and other resorts were visited, and they indulged in strong drink. Thlc was especially so with James, the oldest of the brothers. He became the victim of sharpei, and gamblers, and hit ruin soon accomplished. under the influence of Intoxicants every ad- vantage wan taken of him 10 sjet his money. He was induced to purchase wagnns, jewelry and other articles at prices f.ir above their value When did not have the ready money with Mm pretended friends and associates would take his bank check, he having several thousand dollars in the bank. They would then have it cashed by a third party, or rush to the bank and secure the money. He is known to have given his check at times when he could hardly hold the peu to sign hii name. For nearly a week lie was kept under the influence of liquor at a third rate hotel, and a bill of waa presented for bar bill and board. To such an extent was the swindling carried on that his family was notiued. and of checks stopped at the bank, teuits were also brought to recover moneys, puid fraudulent sales The interference of members of his fam- ly so angered hirn tuat when he to ils home quarrels with his brothers re- mlted. Entreaties for Lim to abandon us downward course were iu vaiij. Ijist week he was arrested and placed in jail in this city for assaultingoueof his brothers Ju being released he visitrd se-veral s-a- oous and drank freely. He readied hi? lome on the mountain road, near tbe vil- age of Old Hurley, ciazed by liquor, finding his broiher Joseph lying on the >ed diunk, he poured kerosene over him and set the bed afire Before the flre jould be extinguished by persons who had labtetied to the scene Joseph was fnght- ully biwDcd Tbe flesh on his left side was bui ned almost t a crisp. James was arrested .-15.1111 and placed in jail. Satur- day morning Joseph died in extreme agony. A LUNATIC'S LEAP TO DEATH. Nicholas Seuliip can be niiidi; to any of the olll- :crs or to I1. Prawley or O. J. Anglirn, lie committee on membership The Club will apply at once for a charier und( r lie general laws o[ this slate. Sjii'diil (liurch Servicn. A celebration of 'Good Tidingn ook ihe place of tbe usual morning erviccs at the MethodUt church ycater erday. Owing to the weather, there was rather a small attendance The liurch was prettily trimmed however nd the exercises were very interesting. 7hey were according to the programme irepared by the Sunday School Union, nd the collection waa for the Tract iQclcty and the Union. Mr. J. W. Rei t, is superintendent of the school, con- ucted the service. The programme pened with a voluntary, and included ingingby tbe school: "Far and Within Gcd's "Gather them "Joy to the World" and "God be with pmyer and responsive read- ng led by the conductor, and recita- ions. Louis Droege recited "Theliltle Orlando Dunn "How to be and eight of tbe primary class ave n dialogue. The primary class sang 'God is in heaven." Mr. Kernick de- ivered a thoughtful address on the langers of childhood. Children's Day was observed at the German Evangelical church on Elk street, with splendid SUCOUSB. The church al tar was nicely trimmed with bouquets of flowers. The exercises, mostly n the German language, were cooduc ted under the leadership of W. C. lieu- scr, superintendent of the Sunday school Hildegard Dueler, Agnes Fich, Uly Uarrtmger, Dora Koehne, George Danker took part in the exercises. Miss Amelia Heuser rendered a very pretty ind appropriate solo and seveial short Ialks were given by different members if the Sunday school. In all a good time wae had, judging from the liberal collection given in the interest of the iiome mission. For Sale. Au Art Andes heating slove, in use ibout three months apply after 6 p M. of J. W. Light, West Third street. O. Stevens Post and the Women's Relief Corps will hold a fair ut the City Hall next week, October 28 29 and 30. Supper will be served every night. The New Tariff Bill has advanced tinware 20 per cent; we shall continue to sell our large stock which was bought before the advance at tbe old prices take the advantage of this opportunity while it lasts to buy your bouse hold tinware. The Fair, 227 Center street wrecked "Golden Fleece" re mains in about the same position. That she is a very strong boat ie shown by tbe fact that these storms do not affect her. Captain Reid lias agreed to deliver her at Buffalo for taking all the chances of kaviag big work upset by weather. As she is insured for such contract at once would make her a constructive lose, and throw her on the underwrilers. Tbe general agents o: the St. Paul company, which has on the hull, considered Reid's figure al- together too high. Captain Beuham said to-day that nothing waayet decidet on in regard to tbe Fleece. The bids were rejecteu as too high. The work of stripping her was going on fast, am her bull was for sale; anyone who want ed her could buy her. Cleveland's NELLIE BLY CAPS In all colors, only 45 cents. Ladies' Hat and Bonnet Frames I NEW SYLES. ladies' Felt Hate Only 38 cents. See them, the newest shapes. NEW STOCK Best Woolen Hosiery and Underflannels The best assortment to be found. "ashmere Gloves, Infants' and Children's Cloaks, Colored Crochet Cotton. Ladies' Heavy Jer- sey Ribbed Vests, only 25 cents. Ahead. Present U. S. Gov. Chemist, A. F. Underwood, says Having examined and thor- oughly tested the leading brands of baking powder, purchased by myself in open market, I find Cleveland's Superior Bak- ing Powder the best in quality, the highest in leavening power, and per- fectly wholesome." SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT active, honeet man. Salary TY monthly if ttullnlilc. vrilh opportun- ities lor advance, to represent locally a re- ipoiuiblc New York home Kcrcrcnccn, Manufacturer. Txick Box lfc-3, X.Y. STODDAUT A CO., Fateul Attorneys, 615 7th St-JVaehinaton, D U. 8. PnttntOf- ice. Patents, Cnraaui nnd Uc-UaueH nacurciL Trade MarfcsreglBtartHl All Patent ImsinoM conducted tor modornU! Information, Advice and references Bontoa request. U. S. Govt. Chemist, 1880. We have the largest assort- nent of Patent Leather Shoes n plain and light-colored tops, land and machine sewed. We ,arry a complete line of NET- TLETON'S Fine Shoes. If you want a nice-fitting and shoe, try a pair of this make. You will like them. Our GENTS' Calf bhoe in Button and Congress, m broad, medium or narrow toe, is the best shoe for the money that has ever been of fered to any trade. Come and examine them for yourself and be convinced SON, 213 Centre Street -AND- fifcUr: AA AN HOUR mado by llvn fellitiK "Our Maine IK'rljs." 22