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Evening Mirror (Newspaper) - October 18, 1877, Altoona, Pennsylvania
All the different grades of in g old and Sil tee cases at Rudisill 1310 eleventh Vav clocks and jewelry repaired and William Smith practical Boot and shoe 1111a eleventh of Tell liner of read made goods constantly on hand at the lowest prices for custom work a tile most sudden and violent Hurri Cane for years on the european East Shwedo Idealer in spec Eye twelfth second door North of mechanics savings october sunday october the most sudden and violent experienced for Many years on the european coast burst Over the British the rapidity with which the tempest extended in area was and creates the utmost astonishment throughout England the dam age caused by the storm is very the Baltimore air Brake in and reports reach London particular attention paid to repairing agents wanted for address Wilson sewing Maine co s29 new York new or san mme beat i i startling see 12 stops piano Only Cost circular Daniel 50oo sold agents making to s80 a week 1 More agents wanted Fob the cross1oecrescent the thrilling history of and Turk for 300 a wild Story of bloodshed and fanatic com the strife for Turner and by the pop describes their Ulyir i toil Peculiar social and political Cus Toms their rulers and causes of this weighty at richly Only or bib Fly have 2000 and far Excel All others in Quality and Quick prices lust reduced 25 per cent Send for full partic ulars Hubba cd from All parts of the country describing the destruction of property of every in London the storm resembled a sirocco bursting out of a Clear after a Beautiful farm weather that invites the thousands of this great City into the Parks and Public the atmosphere Dur ing the Day before the storm broke was brilliantly the storm and Gale struck London about ten Oclock on sunday and raged with unabated fury until five Oclock on yesterday the wind fairly howled Over the tearing every moveable object from its place and whirling the lighter ones like dead leaves through the streets and Over the although the Force of i the storm was Felt in an extraordinary and alarming its destructive Power was exhibited in the suburban districts still More exposed such As detached cottages and were and otherwise Chimney stacks went Down before the blast As if they were built of card and the tiles and slates were torn off the roofs and scattered in showers Over the ground and Road ways adjoining to the damaged build it was a dangerous Experiment to venture out of doors while these deadly missiles were falling on every the ornamental shrubberies in the and even Large Trees in Many parts of were uprooted and scattered in some of the fallen Trees displayed on their torn trunks and branches cur ious Marks of the Force of the on the Broad reaches of the River be Low London Bridge the Gale was fearfully Many lighter and Small vessels secured in the Ordinary intelligence was received yesterday that the Loughridge Baltimore air Brake has been adopted in Russia after a successful tear the stops were better proportionately than the great Stop made on the Baltimore Ohio Railroad in the experiments were made with six russian passenger which rest up on three pair of common to euro Pean rolling or two thirds of the wheels had brakes applied to them the tender Brake was applied by a and the locomotive was not re versed or retarded with hence the braking Power on the entire train was not More than fifty per of its in this condition the train was brought to a state of rest on a slightly descending Grade when running at a Speed of fifty Miles per hour within a distance of 952 feet and with in 23v seconds the management of the Brake in Russia is in charge of an Engineer of High repute in that who made the study of brakes a speciality at our he proposes on the next trial to use brakes on All the wheels in the train under a valuable improvement recently patented in Russia by it is the train can be Stop Ped in half the distance above dont borrow your neigh Bors you disco Mode him Baacl can now afford to pay for it Rudolph dealer in fresh in eats of All which by Sells the lowest and delivered free in All parts of the 8th Ostli Ami 10th o Corner sixteenth and ninth fresh meats of All kinds constantly on hand and i old at lowest give me a t Roung Styli and 17tb dealers in Choice pork corked Ouis dealer a All kinds of fresh cheapest place in the in one of one Ais opposite Sprankles dry goods on eleventh near ninth notice i beg to inform the of Altoona and Vicinity that on the air of i removed my Stock of to Thel Arufe and commodious room on the Lith Avenue 14th lately occupied by Frank rav Lup leased this room for o Terra of years aed had it remodeler and fitted up exp Nosy for the Iraj bus making it the Finot and Mot As Well As the Dru room in the i am enabled to embrace in my Slock the largest and most Complete assortment of Fine chemical Ard pharmaceutical pure wines and Llano re for medical per druggists to be found in Central i am prepared to fill All orders from a distance with promptness and special attention Given to the compounding of Prescript at All Day or store open on sunday from s to 10 1 to 2 and 4 to c for the Sale of medicines remember the Frank Mcclains Corner Lith ave nue and 14th Beck druggist Excelsior plan big will 00 manual carers and dealers a All rough Ami dressed contracts for houses and All other kinds of Farai bed office Mill 9th 12ib and illustrated Price list great Westera gun Pitt Ted medals diplomas award pictorial bibles for new Holman 930 Arch Street tj1hank practical steam Aud Gas 1120 eleventh v warranted to photographer and dealer How is it first object in life with the american people is to get Rich the How to regain Good the first can he obtained by in honesty saving the Good by using greens August should you be a despondent sufferer from any of the effects of Dysep liver such As sick palpitation of the sour habitual dizziness of the nervous Low you need not suffer another two doses of August Flower will re Lieve you at Sample bottles 10 regular size 75 positively sold by All firs class druggists in the system of and supporters have now been in opera Tion forty and Are always efficacious in relieving curing the following spi Nal irritation and uterine Dis constipation and the doctor is now permanently located at the Charles Send Foj Gold or in Harvest for Send our new 40 Page illustrated jewelry and watch Cata with instructions How to con egg a style cd for Burns and bites iof Poison by r e m e d t Frozen limbs and d h sore and weak felons and sore broken acute ear ache and Blind and bleeding bleeding of the uterine Haemorrhage and inflammations and ulcerations be Cuarto females is Salfords extract of Witch ask for because it is stronger and cheaper than any and is warranted by weeks wholesale druggists 380 Washington plumber and Gas 12th 7th ats St East everything in his line of porn Ptsy at tended including putting in hydrants and water at Stewart practical Gas and a c3 j x1 j Al Job jul and dealer in cooking Cie Culat leg Gas water Bath Terra Cotta Drain hydrants and water pipes put in at the lowest possible supplied with water Pipen at the All to Ork guaranteed to give Satis Hlaj eleventh mouldings Al 1311 eleventh Lebpw 1316 Railroad Altoona established its is uhme brokers and dealers a foreign policies and losses promptly paid at oar Road Altoona we in stake none but honest Fak Tea of pay honest losses we tickets to ant Post is Etas of Altoona James twin Hull guaranteed speculation invested by us in 00 Days straddles have made have paid in 30 we guarantee All 60 Day straddles Money re funded if no profit is references correspondence Hubbell members new Tork mining Stock Box 4g Broad t agents wanted for the illustrated history he great it a full account of the reign of terror in Chicago and other the conflicts Between that troops and the Ter Rible conflagrations and destruction of thrilling scenes and Send fora full description of the work and our extra terms to National publishing those wishing Relief and cure for re Pattri should 258 3ew or Send for his new with photo graphic likenesses of bad cases before and after beware of cheats who pretend to furnish Sherman a German now Call ing himself is indicted on complaint of and awaits trial for forgery and t m1 it you will agree to distribute some of our we will Send a Chromo to Gilt and a 16 64 Page column illustrated free for 3 enclose 1o cents to pay agents Kendall ii were forced from their moorings and dashed violently against each other or driven As yet no Correct estimate can be formed of the amount of damage inflicted on the shipping in the but every thing indicates that it is very in another part of England the Gale amounted to a perfect destroying telegraphic communication by blowing Down the de laying trains on nearly All the rail and a roofing building of every at Bristol the storm raged causing heavy damage to buildings and old Resi dents of that City state that rarely within their memory has such a destructive Gale prevailed at the devastation was great at such Well known cities As where the University buildings were dam aged and Many residents injured where similar destruction occurred though in a comp for actively sheltered and where Many valuable Trees were overturned in the Royal at Oxford the great Glass roof of the great Western Railroad station was blown and the building otherwise the splendid elms of the famous Christ Church walk at Oxford were uprooted and hundreds of buildings the destruction at this ancient City is the Gale extended Over Ireland and interrupt ing telegraphic communications and spreading destruction Over a wide at Cornwall and the Scilly islands the Gale increased to a and Many distressing rumours prevail As to loss of life and property along the the Gen eral direction of the Gale which caused so much damage throughout the South of England was from the South West after the storm it veered to the northwestward with diminishing it is impossible vet to estimate the extent of the dam age caused by the the loss of life and and the shipping disasters that have unquestionably for his mailed the House you live the Altoona hardware company business on eleventh ave nue Between eleventh and twelfth All kinds of oils and farming Carpenter including everything to be found in a firs class hardware store Are to be found Patent Patent blotters for merchants and business men of All Are being universally and we furnish them at such Low rates that White paper cannot be had much a Fine lot of envelopes just Call at the eve six Mirror office for samples and something the Way Money Bay where you can get the Best goods at the lowest Cash this can be done by calling at the store on seventh Between sixteenth and seventeenth streets Eckels manufacturer of and dealer in Hollowware furnishing 1106 eleventh Furnace work and general jobbing a deists Haem Sutiste 8th and 12th prescriptions carefully specific and homeopathic next door to j j j am Mica for colds Jamaica s e cough to proved portable theold Vanl t disgusting must yield to one of cleanliness and such is the improved portable but to be appreciated it must be therefore Call up on the see a and hear its Adaya lazes sixth Between Twenty fourth and Twenty fifth Jamaica dont borrow your neigh Bors you disco Mode him and can now afford to pay for it 1380 Alton m and sea Mckee bakery Only Cracker Bakk Liy in 713 thirteenth common and Faay to Priam Hort make a specially of visiting and wedding and invite All to Call and s our specimens and musical teacher of 7th 24rth dealer in fresh syrup heal Tai elixir ills manufactured and for Sale by and dealer in toilet articles Patent 1100 eleventh carefully Cotonou need Kerr insurance second floor Lorr Tuth Between twelfth and Kemps Hospital Mages of All window and Fine skilfully and carefully compounded at a1 hours of the Day or and on next private instructions Given in Harmo composition and on the at his rooms 1016 twelfth pupils desiring instructions in the elements of music can enter classes at any life and health without r Pat coasts great Blue and Fok Only Book practically treating this now universally absorbing shows How to apply the and tells of Many successful cures made by the use of this wonderful circulars and Best terms to 8toddart a 733 it maim a am by sending Yon name and Iii address i will Send Yon a meant idol lithograph in the form of a memorial for a deceased relative or i h age and inscription in handsomely inscribed in place for photograph or Price Only 60 cents per in sending order write name Aloo dates if to be 1621 21st Phi iad milk from fed delivered morn1nc and orders May be left at Campb Kix bro3 cd a Goth thirteenth Van Dykes Sulphur Van Dyke whose lifelong specially and world wide reputation for curing skin Dis eases has after years of compounded the greatest of All external medical Van Dykes Sulphur which is free from All offensive and is daily growing More owing to its efficiency in curing cutaneous when used in connection with the it strongly impregnates the water with pure flour of Sulphur and other medi three splendid songs by and a very popular and charming Little when once heard cannot he Price z a Good and Cho after years of depression and it is a Relief to get hold of something As full of Hope and goof cheer As Price 25 should love each of Tiik recently published by the a Beautiful song and Leslie writes it to most and All who hear it Are enthusiastic in its the chorus can be by six voices or As a it 13 Sim ply do not fail to get the above songs sent receipt of Send for a catalogue of other address Altoona the musical fou Page de voted exclusively the interest of Masic in the Public churches and Only 4o cents per Sample copies for a 3 cent Good Active agents Send for editor and a m twelfth fifth and sixth fives sole agent for Holmans celebrated liver wholesale and Cal which is making remark Able cures in invalids Are turning their attention a Sulphur Bath with Van Dykes Sulphur care for dyspepsia Aal a11 later soap is considered by the medical faculty extremely beneficial for the ills which human flesh is heir ask for and take Only Van Dykes Sulphur Price Tiren j Between and twelfth to five three cakes sixty j two a kinds of wagons made repaired and at prices to snit j i Wagens constantly of hand at Verf is adore Wagon 16th 12th and 13th l Boot and eleventh next door to Watsons gun Fine boots and shoes made to order and War ranted to repairing Nea and promptly Hugh Lith ave and Lith freight depot wholesale and retail dealer n Straw and other food for live Coa Tanj Wood sold at reduced prices 1310 13th Avenue 13th 14th Carriage Entrance from either particular attention paid to stiff crooked the setting of Axel and Fel lows Felloes that Are or a Little All diseases of the poll evil or of whatever diseases none but experienced nurses owing to extended patronage during the past nine will sell Medicine and in tical Hospital property will be leased for a term of of becoming Branch of to carpet sos opposite Sprankles carpet made to 1017 eleventh Between tenth and eleventh Corner Chestnut nue and eighth every article pertaining to the undertaking Busi Ness promptly the Only party Anthor sized to the Bellford Griffiths Corpse Fob the All kinds of goods in the hair dressing line can be had at miss Mary i3o9 twelfth old hair made up and dyed in All Pix Ger Toupee watch Saratoga front brands for old ladies and made to look As Good As combines made up to order bought or taken ii Exchange for purchased one of the latest styles of Altoona hardware wholesale Hilj Kithil dealers Hae dare tin and Wall Oil 123 eleventh is Superior to All now la machine does its work this the regular accredited for the Wale o in this Barber hair ninth Street tenth hair cutting and done in the Best of style gite me a Call Phillip 1014 eleventh Between tenth Andl eleventh Glenns Sulphur veterinary will be in Lewintow the first of each month second week at Franklin Hunting Don Thirl at Lini Gardners Tyrone fourth week at Altoona w Teehe attention to the treatment of diseased Farmers and other owners of Stock will do Well to Call and consult fractions horses All pictures taken in the highest of the and at prices to suit the Maria Tkachek of the Piaso Organ thorough base residence on twelfth second door from twelfth per Findley sole agents for the Sale of reymolds celebrated every pair Joseph proprietor sold by i druggists Low 1224 Lith 12th i 13th the Sale of for Staey ii hair Bri 1102 eleventh firs class workmen always a Sterling remedy for diseases injuries of the skin a healthful Beautifier of the complexion a reliable Means of preventing relieving rheumatism and unequalled Deodorizer and icons Sulphur besides eradicating local diseases of the banishes do j facts of the and imparts to it Gratifying clearness and Batts Are celebrated for airing eruptions and other diseases of the As Well As rheumatism and Glenns Sulphur soap produces the same effects at a most trifling this specific also speedily heals sprains and it removes and prevents the hair from failing out turning clothing and Linen used in the Rich re is and diseases communicable Contact with the prevented by the medical fraternity Sanction its and 50 cents per Box 3 and the Large and thereby sold by All Hills hair As d whisker f Black or 54 0 tends hair dealer in cigars i
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