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Dunkirk Evening Observer (Newspaper) - September 26, 1890, Dunkirk, New York VOL. XX REPRESENTATIVE BUSINESS HOUSES OF DUNKIRK. A MEW KtrUKO MACHINE ior ruling all kinds of blanks the latest audition to he Mechanical Department ol Unnkirklfrinting Company. Em. aiTFOKD, 291 and 235 Central Aye. Artlftie Photographer >tocrapns ol BaMes a ipec! not wait for iunsbine Ity. Slttere except (or fi JFXIX HIMUKRT-JAMI8 IBVINO. Pro- pnelor. No. 16 K. Second near llnl- Dunkirk, N. T. Mn- lio, FampnleU, etc.. bound in nil ntyles. Ordcrb promptly tttcndeil to. All work nDHCHKK'a HODMK, D aosCeutnl Arenne. Wnou-skle. and retail dealer in L-x porteil itiul toiBMtic China. Olvuware, V, U UUTKL, perduy. and lloardmi; slublc in connection. Victor Killer, auft and 837 Lion ulrceu DUNKIRK N. Y.. FRIDAY. SEPTEMBER 26, 1890. NO. A MANIAC'S AWFUL DEATH HE THROWS HIMSELF IN FRONT OF A BROOKLYN TRAIN. rYup.. Under Lake Shore National Bunk, aud Third Btructs. A line btock ui 1 domestic uigiirn. 33B Cenur hone-SBoeiik Parnculur uliciiLioii interfering hones. Shoeing ol road -ra ikUNKIICK EVKNINU OI1SKIIVKK. Daily in the County. Au unequalled advertiaiug medium, DDNKUtK KNO1NEE11LNU COMPANY. Korinpily Bellow 4 Hopplo. Jiaaulaciuron ol Knginee, Boilers, Pulleyn, {Uniting llangem, etc. fuUernn. ana Slaclnno Work to order. J jCNJUKK SllUtX iU6 unit Center street, Manufacturers ol the anil period lilting Uieia shirts. On sale in all leading furnishing, Clothing and dry gooda houses in Dunkirk, UK. TOO.HKY, and Lion street, Dealer in Floor, reed, all. Haled iiuy. i'iiim etc. iCatabliiilied. 1877. HOTKL. and iJnniig Suloon, Jj4 Depot, felony acccbii to all traiim and noiueB. item acctmiutudatlons for Com nercial Travelers. John J. Murphy, KLGKN A and 99 E Third street. t'liiu rurr.ittire, Cabinet Ware and lip- aoUuuiug. Picture Frames made to ordor. Lp O. A CO., .101 Central Ave.. fashiouand tientleoion Uullliicra i STKAM HEAT1NU CO., anulaclurersot SMBrn Heating Apparatus anilary Plumbing a Suecmlty. UMK STKAM L.AUNUKV. Fine Shirts, lOc; Collars, l-'ree itreot. H our ipecialties: ouirw, iu_, ________ Cuns, 4c, and Luce C'urtuina. Free A W. Cutiiininifs, 2u7 Center s I K. UEUM. 1C. Third at., cor. ol Buffalo U .tntl dealer in Vine Boots Shoos UENKV WELLEK'S NEW STORK, Itti K. Tnird at. Bookn, SUlioncry, Muuiuul In- 4trn men Weekly Romalni Takm Charge of by Hl> Brother. NEW YORK. Sept. 85.-The De Kalb aae station of the Union road on Broadway, Brooklyn, was the scene Tun- day morning of a guicide. Arthur C. Webb, whe boarded at No. 1309 Broad- way, threw himself in front of 'a west- bound train and horribly mangltd. Webb was 35 years old and until recently was an employe of the Iron Clad Manu- facturing company on Flushing avenue Brooklyn. He lout his position looked in vain for other employment, and bta'iu- ability to find it preyed upon his mind, tor more than a month he hml been in n ineiaucholy mood, and he had frequently threatened to end liig life. His brother Ernest C. Webb, a New York lawyer, paid his board and sometimes visited him Webb'H peculiar actions on Sunilsy prompted Borne of the occupants in the house to keep a watch over him. Wheu he made his appearance on Mon- day morning his mind seemed to be wan- dering, and he suddenly startled his friends by telling them that heart hud ceased to beat. A physician was called in niitl he siid Webb's mind unsettled iind he uce led careful watching. W. bl> was induced to retire about 10 oVlor'c on Mini-lay night, and when Mr an I! ni left him him he api.c.'ir.d to be slumber. Van Horn went to Webb's room to call him next morning and foiin tiie room vacant. Everything indicat d a hurried departure on the part of Webb. His coat hill, which he had hung in a rln-er, ive-e still th re. Van Morn immiMlin idy left the liousu to notify llie police of Webb's disappearance. He railed to discover any clue mid returned home. About (Ifty mc'i ami women were wait- ing on the platform of tlie De Kalb avenue o.vn-goiiig train at 7 out of the ticket OB rtUNTUfa ol every descrlptiimnnil itt liffing fated by Dunkirk Printing Company, 8 and WE. Second St. JH. VAN BUREM SON, Fire. Life, Accident and General InsuracoG. JJeul- ID Heal Ettuie and Loiuis. I'arliculur altention paid to toe care ol property colluct- i at rents Ac. 219 Center flL, 2nd tlobr. UN ROB'S 300 Central Avenue Huuliiuariere SOT Wall Paper Fa.ns Oils, Ac. PEKK1NS, J. W., 209 Center street, Manafaetnrer and dealer i n Hurneas, Saddles, Untiles, Buffalo Holiea, UloveiMUteiuiandSleigh Bob.M. FSVUUI.TJCS, 17 Kaat Third street, f autiionable Tailor. Gentlemen will Iind it to muir advautuge lo call on me bo lore purchasing elsewhere. B. VAKV 333 Lion atreek Si I ULtNO. auch ris blank-books, ledgers, an.l IV all kimUol blanks done at Dunkirk Printing 8 and 10 K. Second St. UD01.PH Cor. Third and Buffalo Dealer in Granite, Marble, r'lugging ami Building Stone. Call on me ucfore buying your side-walk. RI8LKV CO., 7 and Eaol Front etreeL Wtaisky, Wiucs, Brandies. Ojberil Uqnur Store for llOBCKT M-KAV, Lv Lion street, near tlie depot. lioanling, Sale, Feed anil Livery Stable. SuiMuig by tlie day or week on reasonable O. OIFFORD, 301 Central Ave. (Up O General Insurance and Beat Estatt Fire, I.iio. Accident, and Live Stock Insurance. Prompt attention Kin en to buyinc ind selling Ueal Estate. A KDISOX'S I'UOWOGKAPU ou exhibition I. REE. Finest liiiuors lor uied- icinal purpoMis. "OLD CIJoW" Whiskey a Miecmlty. Imported Weiss Beer in Buttles Ale, Kin-ion Ale aud Uumiiesa 1'ortcr drawn irum tlie wood. TC. JONGS, 75 K. Third st, cor. Deer. Kicclaiol Aleat Market. Fresh, Salt Smoked Meats, Lard, Sausages, Oysters and Poultry. ATCliBS, JBWKlaW, MX Buy tbe Aurora Kailroad Watch. lliuairing a specialty. ITrank f. Stapi. S3 K. Third at. M. MOCKKK, Merchant Tailor, 316 Ceutral Aveone REWARD! WK will pay Die alwye reward lor any caw 01 Liver Complaint, -Dytpetnia, Sick Headauhc 1 udiaealiofi, cr Coativeuew wi eaiSrt cure with Vegetable Liver Pilu. wben tnedirecUousareiitncily complied will. names as John D. Ihej are purely Vegetable, aud never fail U William Atkinson, merchants iTc Suar Cooled. Lweboxee P uiin were also c Sugar Cooled. Lwyeboxee, Containing 30 Pilta.SBToram. Beware 61 conn lurteiu, and iialwtiona. The genuine mann- facurea bj JOHN C. WBST CO. Sold by MoNKOir's rnannacy, Dunkirk, N. r. ioti to boar.l when Webl i.llhe. Hi- was only parlinllv di es.sed there wai! tin: Xnrtherii Boatmen's associa- in nsltiim legislature for an appro- Aimtl.or rwolution was carried calling for the buil.img of state elevators at New York and Buffalo. Apoiher resuliitinn was adopted demand- ing tlie enactment of a law providing tor the maintenance ami operation of free piers, wharves and bulkheads iu New York city ami Brooklyn. One culling 01; the legislature H relieve caimllHjat owners tram the necessity of insuring their cargoes was carried. Congress was to declare the DL. la- ware and Haritiin and Ch.-sapeake and JJolaware canuls public highways in order to get rid of unjust, canal tolls. The following preamble and resolutions were unanimously adopted: Whereas, ThronBh the cunning intrigues of railroad monopolists actinK in unison with vuiiKllejfiBhttoi-s and the polluted preMi has led to the abandonment of tlie lateral conn's of this state, known as the Chcnnngn, the Cho- inung, the Crooked Lake and Genesce Valley canals, and the connecting water ways of Pennsylvania nnrl Maryland, leading as they did to nature's conl mountains and oil depos- its of this iind sifter states; and The destruction of these cheap water. connecting Huks by the all-munonoliz- inB railroad powers that lie makes tlie giitnt anthracite and bituininous co'ilconibinatinns and the plundering Stand- ard oil monopoly, which, through I ho short- sighted policy of 'abandoning these public highways of commerce to the mountains of co d and nnlimiied oil deposits of New York, Pennsylvania and Maryland, has cost the pleul' the Mive.al stales directly interested hundreds of millions of dollars through the enormous taxation for transportation levied upon these pi-lino neeoasaries of life, light and warmth; so, be it Unsolved, That, in vluw of the foregoing fitct-s, as above set forth, and in order to over- come the mistakes of I he past, in abandoning these groat avenues i riule and communica- tion, which arc so much needed for transport- ing ihe products of ihe earth to the millions of consumers, the cheapest passible cost, we demand that the legislature of 1891 make immed iato provisions, by law.for the reopening to commerce of the abandoned lateral canals known as the Chenango, the Chetnung. the Cruoked Like and tins Gunesee Valley canals: to again establish a system of water- ways reaching as near us possible to the coal moumains as well as to Ihe now-found oil re- gions and salt deposits, so that those priinc iilunkcls at 00. Grey blankets extra value at? 00, very heitv y at 82. 75, nia wool at 3aking Powden Genuine California while blun- kuls from 50 to 820. Comrortublus from 7.r.c, to. 3-1.00. PlusU from lo this we take to be a most price, and we offer garments worth several dollars more. They are excellent quality seal plush. The. ornaments are genuine seal. The lining is good satin, Length, 42 rJg inches. Sizes in bust measure from 32 inches to 48 inches. Mark you never bought such, a sacque be- 5 fore. Dress goods. vVe particularly recommend our line of 50 cent fa- brics. All the new plaids and stripes, fancy weavea and plaiu to, bries in all tlie new colors, for samples. At 25e. and 45c. we also offeT good value. New Fall styles ready in all. de partments. New Caipets, and Draperies. Adam leHnn AMKK1CAN BLOCK, Absolutely the Bebt. All the ingredients used iu making tiiis powder are published on every la- bel. The purity of the ingredients and tbe'Bcientitic accuracy with which they are combined, render Cleveland's su- perior in strength and efficiency to any other baking powder. Food raised with this powder does not dry up, as when made with baking pow- der containing ammouio, but keeps moist and sweet, and is .palatable and wholesome. CLEVELAND BAKING POWDFK Co., 81 and SSFult n St., Now York. BUFFALO, K C.C.PEN FOLD j Manufacturer and Importer, MAIN ST., HKFKAJ-0, N. T. Diamonds, DKAWili Watches and Jewelry, Leather Goods, etc KSQItA VTNO, GOLD f SIL VERfLA A COMPLETE LDJE OF 3O4 MAIN STUUJ2T, BUFFALO, N. Y. (jo to Monroe's for Curtains and Fixt ;