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Lebanon Semi-Weekly News (Newspaper) - February 3, 1896, Lebanon, Pennsylvania Twice a week x monday and thursday per volume monday february held in their rooms on Friday Able addbesse3 Webb delivered by Bowman and the Ite publican saudi Date were pres ent and spoke at first Ward one of the most enthusiastic and Bee attended meetings of first Ward re publican dub was held in their Corner eighth my Chestnut Fri Day president Alfred Houd opened the while secretaries Reizenstein and Bayer filled their Posi after the various business matters were of Houck suggests that the candidates on the Republican City and invited entertain the audience with John candidate for mayor Abram candidate for City and Charles candidate for City con each made Short add which were a greatly or Foster promised Good returns from the seventh the next speech was made by general was greeted with loud so that for several minutes he was unable to pro he spoke of the importance of having a firm in municipal and said this is the time when All republicans should do their he dwelt briefly on the cuban and British which Are con fronting our country at this and said the time has come when All republicans should organize and thoroughly equip themselves for the coming Cam the Genera said he hoped the time was not far Distant when the first Ward Republican club would have a room of their and congratulated the club on the step taken in the Way of club or the closing address was made by who spoke on the i Belfi Oil rumours that the Standard will be the capital to be tree purpose said to be to Weld the Len los together and prevent the disintegration of the famous Rocke Fellers Are new signs Point to he reorganization of the Standard Oil Trust into a great Stock with i capitalization two or More times that of the old this would mean per haps the so called Trust professed to have Dis moved itself 3k years and each of the joint owners parcelled out among them selves a purport Iodate amount of the Stock of each of the subordinate so that in though not in the Trust still exists just As it did before the change was attention was first called to tie fact that something unusual was going on the sudden Rise ill the Only a few Days ago it was quoted below but to Day the bid is and none is to be had at that there has been talk about extra but the reports have been Rockefeller did not deny when John Rockefeller was asked about the reported reorganization into a Jig Stock be declined to affirm or deny saying that he was not in a position to speak about the solicitor Dodd of the Standard Oil com Pany also declined to but he did not deny As is his usual custom with re ports that have nothing in a prominent Oil who keeps track f most of the developments in the Par ocular said that he was convinced hat plans were on foot for the reorganize Ion of the and probably the idea Ras that a More permanent organization Peice common Council acted promptly in the Apter the mayors approval welfare of the party and its and was True eur with rounds of la wag decided from now until election Day to hold meetings tuesday and Fri Day evenings of each All republicans Are invited to Ward Cli a Well attended meeting of the second Ward Republican club was held on the third floor of the times building Fri Day with president Early in the and a majority of the members number of new proposals were made and it was decided that next Friday a mandolin and guitar club lie engaged to furnish after the business was finished rousing speeches were made by of the Beck and Harry who were greeted with great these clubs Are thoroughly organized for Campaign and the indications Are that bub organizations will be continued no doubt other clubs will be urbanized in the several wards of the hould be formed for welding Tho various of these measures the water Board will Able to Becele worn should be posted Forward without de tests can then be common Council held a special meeting on Friday president Boyd siding All except Motzer were ent a petition presented by Fonck for an arc Light Between twelfth Street and the i and a sidewalk from the Cornwall Railroad to sixteenth was signed by a number of citizens in that Bill 22 which passed first Reading at monday evenings passed Fin it provides for making an additional appropriation of for the purpose of purchasing three fire alarm Bill an ordinance authorizing the water Board to selects notable site at or in the Vicinity of the present water for the erection of works for the compression of to be used in the jumping or lifting of water from Artesian at the South and to pre pare plans and specifications for the Erec Tion and maintenance of such and to report to councils their recommend being passed All voting Yea except schools and a Resolution that the City treasurer be authorized to make a Call for the redemption of the City water Bonds to the staplers stereo Ticon pure water again furnished lecture thursday scenes and incidents Given in the speakers most charming the evangelical Church Case continued of thanks tendered for kindness shown a lonely William pastor of on lutheran gave the first of his series of under the auspices of the Kings daughters of the on thursday the spacious audience room was crowded by a Large and intelligent which closely Fol Lowed the Stabler last summer had accompanied a tour through european and Oriental cities and places of and he has prepared a series of lectures upon what he saw and these lectures Are illustrated Large stereo Ticon views Are thrown upon the this work is under the superintendence of druggist Luther who is an expert and shows the pictures to very Good Adan abounded in scenes and incidents of great interspersed with the City Small items foe Quick beading happenings 2n und around oar City put no in convenient into ice cold after for some time on sunday afternoon the residents of the Northern part of the City were without a water Supply in after a Brief interval they were furnished with pare water from our South Mountain superintendent Sherk visited the dams sunday morning and directed the weeks Supply of water in dam 2 into the on saturday afternoon at Avon inn Smith was the medal Winnee lecture on thursday evening a Swirce Wiful tiie plates of mrs Bowman Aimer a and Kochen of Johns reformed Church who gave a sociable in the Rise Block Friday was a successful the object of the proceeds Are to Purchase a set of communion which Wil be presented to Harry o South memento of their the sunday school has Pur chased a Fine communion Silver which on exhibition at the jewelry store of Cumberland they Are both valuable spilled into h puddle of much amusement was afforded pedestrians on Lehman Street near when by an Accident two it is were the worse for were sent sprawling into a Large mud they were driving a team but staggering about the Wagon Box it tilted Over the horse made no attempt to run away and the men were quickly rescued from their uncomfortable Tim Friday evening the music for the opera which will be presented by the orpheus and because of its late arrival it was impossible to hold a rehearsal that a rehear Sal consisting of a full chorus and soloists will be held on monday february at which time it is desired that a full attendance he a stolen detective of Chambers was in this City looking for bicycle bought on the instalment plan at that by Jeorge who i now in the county charged with be detective Johnson had a War rant fur Becks but upon recover ing the Phuol at West Lebanon he sail the charge would not be Ermall carriers who is the Attar Ney for the email carriers of this Cit who have instituted suits against the government to recover wages for working extra bus received notice tha their cases have been considered favor ably by the court of claims at washing ton and that judgment will be entered for the plaintiffs this collided with a car of the Lebanon Ann Ville electric Street running be tween this City and collided with a team at on Friday night the car struck the rear wheel of the Wagon and had two holes stove in its the Wagon was also damaged will French at revival meetings Are still in Progress in the Avon Church and saturday evening pastor of Trinity and assisted in the properties together so that the great Trust will not disintegrate when Tho master bands Are no longer at the there is always danger of legislation which May prove a serious menace to Tho present and it is believed that a Way has been found for merging them permanently into one what this is does not yet the Standard Oil company now pays 12 por cent dividends on its old six por cent on would still prove a Good investment so Long As they Ruthin u practical monopoly of Tho Oil no fear of there Are several outside Oil companies which Are making considerable headway toward bringing an Independent pipe line to they have already been Able to raise upward of and have u Large number of Independent producers Back of it has been that Tho Standard magnates fear the outsiders May break their there Are no present that Tho Standard people Are much disturbed by the a dispatch from Cleveland quotes vice president Frank Rockefeller us saying Thia is the first that i have heard of such n and it is from Tho beginning to the end news to in the first the Standard Oil company is not a Trust and has not been for three were a Trust until three years ago when the state legislature legislated us out of existence As a Tri since been a of course there i next ruffed Are a few Odds mud ends of the concern which to have not yet picked up and which we uru in As fast As we can these to Are realizing on All Tho and in these and these respects Are we in any Way a Trust or connected with a to my knowledge there is absolutely nothing on which such a Story could be in there is no foundation for the Standard Oil company to local paper pub Lishes a report that the Standard Oil com Pany is to to reorganized As a with a capital of tills is just twice the capitalization of Trio Princi pal having been declared on illegal combination As at present it aos been decided to form a nto which will be More firmly combined Field pipe lines and to finer Iea amount of to be paid out of the receipts of the City water was presented by who suggested that it be Laid on the table until the regular meeting on monday the following select Council that if common Council con cur the Board of water and lighting commissioners be and the same is hereby authorized to advertise for bids for the and maintenance of a Plant for the compression of air to be used for the pumping or lifting water from the Artesian Wells at South Moun the same to be erected at or in the Vicinity of our present in Accord Ance with the plans of the passed this Resolution and Bill 24 Are now ready to be Laid before mayor Garrett for his which tie water boar will be in shape to proceed promptly in the matter of securing necessary pumping machinery and making exhaustive tests at the South complainants the defense opened in the Chestnut Street evangelical Church the trial in the Chestnut Street evangelical Church Case was continued in equity court before judges Ehrgood and on Friday Bor one of the was re called to the stand As was also Omer succeeded him and was Fol Lowed by who was de next took the stand and Jere Miah complainants was and Given in the speakers pleasing and agreeable so that All those present were charmed by he left his hear ers at from which place he will take them on a trip to the Orient in his next which will be Given in due the jury wheel called being succeeded by who was again i Wjk defendants follow out of existence As a and we have de and Wagner was Fiill or Huijin n Fyrnn Minn or 41 a the prosecution rested its Case after recalling Peake and re the defense opened its Case at a late grand and Petit jurors drawn for March term of sheriff Reuben Stine and Jorv com missioners Gettle and Elmer Shuey met this afternoon and Drew the grand and Petit jurors for March term of Crimi Nal grand Charles fifth Ward third Ward Percival Jackson John South Lebanon Henry Bethel John second Ward cop South Londonderry Harry South Annville William Fau first Ward Henry Mill Creek Isaac Jackson Harry fifth Ward Jackson Henry Heidel org George heidelberg1 Jackson Frank Bethel Augustus third Ward North Cornwall Stephen West Lebanon John North Annville John Jackson Jerome Bethel Samuel East Petit East Hanover Samuel in the Penn Sylvania Bolt and nut company was thereupon notified to discontinue pump ing water from1 the Quitta Padilla Creek until tale Chang of meeting Lebanon Valley Castle which held its weekly meetings in the on Cumberland on saturday have made a change in the evening end will hereafter meet on Friday night of each the new Castle is progressing applicants Are applying for Entrance and initiatory work will be on hand at the next business of importance will be transacted and members of sister castles Are respectfully invited to meetings this a weekly gathering of the mothers connected with Lukes be Beld on tuesday at the residence of 306 South fifth Street St Agnes of the same will hold their regular meeting the residence of George North who made a score of Twenty out of a pos sible at live Birds welmers Complete a blowing pipe the Keystone inn club held its monthly shoot at targets for the Gold at Avon on saturday Smith won the trophy hitting 20 out of Smith is ready at any time to make a match at targets for any the score follows k 1 8 the live Bird match shot by to of this and of was an interesting feature of the Days the Birds were an excellent but Tyron killed nine ont of Lis ten the score follows a match at eight Birds each was shot by Risser and which resulted As follows nearly of property destroyed by Hab Bow escape of hotel cutest Twenty years hour in the shortly before and by calling Charles Rolland to the court reconvened at saturday conference at Valley presiding elder of the Shamokin went to Valley and will conducted a quarterly conference he returned on rules and superintendent of fire alarm John Oliver this morning distributed the rules and regulations of the City fire depart approved by mayor de Cember different City offices and sheriff mice makes a Sherill Reuben sting Friday made a Levy on the personal property of Thomas who conducts a tinsmith shop at Cumberland Street the Sale will be held on Peoples party in the nomination paper of the Peoples arty of Londonderry township was led in the county commissioners office saturday and is As follows Snyder George Miller j Justice of the Jacob Betz As John Ritcher school Wellington 2 Cyrus 1 Henry 3 Daniel 3 John John Baum 3 1 township Snyder reports certificates o to have been filed in the of the nomination papers of for supervisor of East Hanover township As an Independent was filed at four fail to file county commissioners clerk 3 of nomination office from All the townships with the exception of the following cold town Borough and cold Snyder says the certificates from the above districts can Only be accepted now by affirming that they had been brought to the office Between the hours of 9 and 12 on Friday when the office was with judges Ehrgood and Light on the Smoyer was the first witness called by the defense and was followed by who was succeeded by William Yeakel was called next and was on the stand when court adjourned at court reopened at 2 Oclock in the Afier noon when after examining several wit Nesses the defense rested its the court appointed february the Day when argument will be blood vessel Esau residing on Walnut Street below who is employed at the East Chain had his wrist pierced by a piece of steel on Friday the steel severed a Large vein and a Large amount of blood was lost be fore it was Union second Ward Jacob Jonestown West Lebanon Jere Millcreek Aaron Jackson John Bethel Samuel Samuel East Hanover Henry Jackson Isaac East Han Over Isaac North Lebanon William North Lebanon John seventh Ward Joseph South Lebanon Cyrus Jonestown Miller Eek Fohn sixth Ward Lebanon Joseph gosh Cornwall Seth South Leb anon Millcreek Philip East Hanover Grant fifth Ward William East Hanover Edwin Bethel James fifth Ward Augustus North Annville John Heidel Berg South Lebanon Bethel Union Londonderry lev City Aloert City North Cornwall Cornwall George third Ward Joseph Sec Ond Ward Henry Bethel John Jackson Mill Creek Allen South Annville Heidelberg Cyrus South Lebanon Daniel cold Spring Henry second looking after Chanta qua Theodore Junior pastor of Salem lutheran this morning went to Philadelphia where he will meet members of the National school of oratory in the interests of the Pennsylvania tomorrow and on wednesday he will attend several Church committee Speedwell Council to the members of Speedwell Council no 929 will observe the third anniversary of their organization on or about february a committee of consisting of Victor rein has for the dropped into ice cold while skating on the Basin of the abandoned Union on sunday of Charles Stahley broke through the ice and got into the water no to his it was with the greatest difficulty that he was rescued by his friends who broke the ice to the Shore that he might walk ground hog three new at a stated meeting of the Lebanon rifles held at Fri Lay even three new members were the Drill was Well attended and Inch interest was manifested by the company in the movements executed and the manual of Sheridan Furnace employees the employees of Sheridan furnaces received their wages on Friday in full for the month of under the new Furnace 1 is working finely and 2 is rapidly being repaired so As to be put in blast at once should the Iron Trade ttu1 join the Frank of new visited Harrisburg the Early part of this week and with a recommendation from mayor Sarrett applied at the recruiting office at to become a Soldier in the United states army As there Are no recruits wanted at present his application was with the Assurance that he would be notified As soon As any Are working with bed aced work at the scrap Yard of Samuels b sons is being continued by a reduced orce of on account of a slight agreement Between the firm and the i Ladelphia Reading Railroad com Rany As to the transportation of scrap an agreement is expected to be securing Many new John special Deputy grand representing the grand Regent of the Royal who is in this City in the interest of the local order has secured a number of new All of which Are among our Best addressed the the Franklin literary society of the first grammar school held a meeting Friday afternoon in their room on Wil Low Street and rendered an excellent addressed the the Bun shone on for six weeks of Stormy yesterday was septum Gessima february 2 being commonly known As ground hog according to tra the weather for the coming sir weeks will be if the pro Verbial ground which is supposed to leave his Lair for the first sees his Shadow he will at once Roll up again into a Bunch and rest assured that it will be unsafe for him to venture out until after the expiration of six on the other if the weather is Cloudy and so that he does not cast a Shadow that fact convinces him that the Backbone of win Ter has been broken and fair weather May soon be and he remains sunday was a sunshiny Day and the ground hog was enabled As much of his Shadow As his Little body could and he returned to his consequently for the next six if the old weather signs still hold Good there will be storm and possible cold Curtis Hiffner lunch Frank Clemens in sunday paid a visit to Curtis of this who is receiving treatment for stomach troubles at the Hahnemann Hospital pal poet and found the patient Doine Hissner expects to be discharged from the Hospital fully cured in about a All but two certificates county commissioners clerk James Snyder reports All nomination certificates of the county districts to have been filed with the exception of the democratic nominations of Jonestown Borough and East District today is the last he their Crystal and of Ann this evening will hold their Crystal wedding a number of friends and distinguished guests from this City and elsewhere Are expected to be the occasion will be of unusual interest and a Fine literary program will be reprint from the Dally of two decades at a recent meeting of the school Board of Independent District Wesley of North Lebanon was appointed teacher of 1 grammar in the Webster to succeed Milton who resigned to take a clerkship in the Aid police officer Weiss arrested two suspicious characters thursday later it was discovered that they were implicated in a robbery at to which place they were a number of horses were stolen from different Farmers throughout the county at this most of the stolen animals were recovered but the thief could not be a rallying match for a Pound of commenced at noon of this Day at Sheri a Large number of tickets were sold and it was expected the raffling would be in Progress several Many persons from this and adjoining counties were present As participants and Spectra Hermit knights engaged the Jonestown band for two to accompany them to the grand conclave of knights Templar which was held in Philadelphia from May 30th to june 1 during this Christian Henry and wife Friday celebrated the 35th anniversary of their Many distinguished persons make a Hasty exit from the Lafayette Tine and the american Baptist Publica Tion society buildings in Street above Broad was visited by one of the Ler Cost fires this City has known for Pho big seven Story building of Charles h 1416 and 1418 Chestnut and Tho adjoining five Story Structure of the american Baptist publication society and the american Baptist historical so were totally the buildings damaged by fire and water and falling Walls Ware the four Story dry goods House of Leboutillier 1413 and 1414 he dwelling House at owned by Tho Wistar and the hotel at Broad and Santoin on either Side of tha main Entrance to Tho Haze Limo building were the piano Ware rooms of Hallett at and of Steinway at Tho two Baptist societies lost Large and valuable collections of books and an estimate of the losses places Tho a it is thought that this is almost fully covered by insure there were about 350 guests in the la Fayette which is in the rear of the destroyed among these were Porter mayor of Atlanta and the others of his party who escorted the lib erty Bell they Are Albert John Daniel and Olga Nethersole one of the Olga the and Louis Mothersole and Mongo Meadows and Maud Clayton of her company were also guests of the while there was considerable confusion in the hotel most of the barring a few fainting Wom kept Cool and All were removed in the Atlanta party was carried in a patrol Wagon to Tho Continental five blocks and the net Oriole party to Tho opposite the every of bar hostelry in the City was thrown open for Tho reception of Tho disturbed Only the eighth and ninth floors Brief sketch of a highly esteemed Young Tea Ohee and who although occupied a High funeral at tended by former teachers and co of literary of the adopted the following Resolution sent s copy to the bereaved family oar heavenly fatter away from his he inv 1 one of our former who we were deeply attuned to and were led bribe example be it that i Buttee of three to attend the of Tneia o departed Friand and Tomt resolutions be recorded la the minute v and a copy be sent to the sorrow or Cuni it Asoka Pooka a v Secretary the bearers were r Clinton i Vin Edwin Lether and members of Wassington of of of we the deceased was also a chosen As held a a meeting of the countrymen Mutual insurance company was held at the american South ninth on when a braid of directors and officers for the ensuing Yea were Sarr lace licenses George of Cross kill berts Coanta and 3ebak Fen and injured his James of employed As a Moulder at the Pennsyl Vania Bolt and nut fell on a Rea herons pavement at second and Ivan it Early Friday j 1 t1 and injured his be was Asai Ste Home and is unable to interested in a shirt Harry of who formerly conducted a dry goods store in this has identified himself with a company which contemplates Ere Tinea shut factory at Harrison Robinson is the head of the com William of this and of have been chosen to represent the Goethe an society at the annual debate of the Franklin Marshall glee club with the diag Lothian Washington new news Harry of 34s North eleventh Nas taken Possession of the Union news company at the Lebanon Valley succeeding John of who has accepted the run Between Harrisburg and to in observe its the Young Peoples society of Christian of the reformed will observe its first anniversary on next sunday an interesting program has been discharged from Joseph Samuels arrived Here on Friday evening from new having been discharged from the Hospital at which he received treatment for Lebo and of will Dauphin sold toed a grand electricity flays strange freaks in do sunday shortly after Midnight sunday morn ing the Belt of one of the Large furnishing Power to one of the Dynamo at the Power House of the Edison electric illuminating company and its occurrence occasioned considerable apprehension among the employees at the Power an investigation disclosed the fac that some one Hao connected two wires with one of the company wires at the Telephone Exchange and by holding the ends of the wires together allowed them to thus causing the it is said the electrical display at the Exchange was magnificent yet i deadly the insulation of one o the wires was burned off and the wire rendered today superintendent Spayd is repairing the sold his John of near Kimmerling in North Lebanon sold his farm last of 519 North seventh this purchased the buildings and 43 acres and 92 perches at per and 13 acres and 15 perches were sold to John Boyer at the same the land is in a High state of cultivation and is Beautiful v commanding a picturesque View of the City and Lebanon Valley from its High if he can Purchase suitable land at some other As an will continue farming if not he will hold Public Sale of his personal property in the near completed a blowing the Weimer machine storks company having an operation Galen son of Harry of through this City this morning in route for where he will undergo an operation on his by professor in the Medico Chi surgical the Young gentleman has had weak eyes for witnessed the Frank Krause spent saturday even ing at Harris cum where he witnessed the the grand Given by the Well known Lillian Russell com he says it is one of the finest operas he Ever and regards miss Russell As one of the most Beautiful actresses on the received a Large contract proprietor and manager of the Lebanon shirt on Satur Day returned from new where he has contracted his entire which in the last six months was Over this will keep his Plant running to its fullest Church officers after the close of the morning service m Johns reformed Church on Sun Day the following deacons were installed John also these elders marriage by a family District attorney of Lebanon at this was convalescing from a severe attack of ill Ness of several and was expected in a Short time to be Able to attend to his of Uncial carpenters were at work placing a Steeple month Washington Hose Eom pants in which was to be placed the Bell presented to the company by the firm of Krause d the raffling match at for the Pound mention of which was made to these items was still in Progress when the news went to press on this Adam of the fifth threw 18 Heads and had the Jacob of met with a painful Accident while shelling Corn re his fingers in some manner caught in the cog wheels and nearly Cut two Achild of Howard aged three and a half wandered from Home and was the child was finally found by officer Weiss and returned to its anxious Jacob of North Lebanon town Over 85 years at the time of his was buried on saturday morning at Kochenderfer a prominent Merchat on Cumberland one of the rooms in hubers new for the purpose of opening a dry goods store in the on the afternoon of this Day the Mem Bers of the Washington Hose company Hung the presented to them by Kranse in the hew Steeple lately erected on their Valentine residing in of the hotel were although the Back part of the building from cellar to roof was badly damaged by smoke and it had Only recently been opened by a new management after thorough Ren while patrolling their at Broad and Chestnut policemen Rice and Howard detected the smell of they Straightaway ran to the Lafayette hotel and went from floor to looking for when they reached Tho a fierce Blaze met their it was in the rear of the Haseltine build which reached dangerously near to the Back of Tho hotel an alarm was struck but before the first engines could Roach the Scono a Strong West wind Hod carried Tho flames through out Tho entire Art gallery of Hose was turned on Tho Chestnut Street but the Light Wood and paper which stocked Tho third and fourth floors were easy food for the the upper part of the building was known As the Host Tinc Art Many leading artists had studios and the Art collections stored under Tho roof aggregated in value thousands of Trio Walls soon began to and Tho flames spread on the East to Leboutillier and on the West to the Baptist publication a general alarm was turned and the firemen directed most of their energies to preventing the destruction of the entire which was for a time the upper portion of the Lafayette hotel was ignited by flying Sparks from the burning build tags of Chestnut but the Blaze was confined to the eighth and ninth Mayur King of roused from his bed by Tho refused to leave Tho it is both interesting and instructive to follow through life the footsteps of one who has accomplished something of one who has possessed the Power and Genius to Rise above the common level and leave his impress upon the time in which he the sem weekly news pre sents to its readers this week the portrait and a Short biographical sketch of the late Milton eldest son of Jacob and Carrie of Cross kill having been born on a farm june he assisted his father on the farm in summer and attended the common school of his township during the Winter but so rapid was his Progress at the age of he passed a Satis factory examination under making but was too Young to the following year 1ss7 be made a certificate and immediately entered upon the arduous task of train ing immortal minds for future in Jackson Leb anon from that time on he spent his time in teaching during the Winter and in the summer he still worked on the in 1888 he made a certificate of in 1ss9 he received two one from superintendent of Berks and one from superintendent of Lebanon each counting in 1890 he received a professional from superintendent Keck and in92 he made a professional under superintendent he at one time had charge of the Ell his love of study and Reading amounted almost to a and he eagerly consumed every Opportunity to improve his Here is an offer to Al new Send for a years ascription to the sem week news and the paper will be be you two times each week in one which is 104 paper if at any time within 60 you Are dissatisfied with paper you May order and we will return All Yoi Money to what can any one want her is a fair Chance to sem weekly Public advertise them in Tho leading paper i the farm and to Farmers who will have Sale of ii Stockand farming implements we i the Semiw skit news is Oti f the Best mediums in the r caches All classes of and of Koitto see what sales Are Bein our prices Are Cai at our office or Send a copy of your saw in Good time so that it will appear in to sem weekly the leading paper for the farm and prayed for the St Paul Union fell and broke her Cyrus Jesse will visit new England miss Mary of it left this morning for where she will spend some time with her sister and then leave on a trip through the new England she will remain away four Hever Elj George of 610 Locust operator of a tapping machine at the Pennsylvania Bolt and not had his left hand severely cot while at work on a physician dressed the Alaj Ting the funeral Arndt of Frantzsr furniture left on the morning train for where he is making arrange ments for the funeral of Coble who will be buried at jewel cases shipped to the Cumberland Street Urnita re today shipped to san Jfrancisco two handsome jewel cases in oat Bat recently he shipped two like cases to new the cellar of the grocery store of at Kins at the Corner of ninth and Cumberland where the Lebanon National Bank now stands was forcibly entered on saturday night and robbed of stand of the police were working on a clue and expected in a Short time to arrest the the news said of the raffling match at Sheridan the raffling was vanished on saturday carrying away the a club of 16 was formed which purchased tickets with the under standing that if the of was won by any of the party each was to he a Adam of the fifth Early at the raffling threw 18 which none could tie or and As a consequence the of came to Lebanon and was brought Here on this Day and placed in the stables of Adam in Independent District the annual report shows a big prot Over expenses for last at the annual meeting of the Stock holders of the Wyoming Valley traction company the following directors were elected Robert John Benjamin Patrick Light the presidents report showed that the receipts of the Road for last year were leaving a after de ducting All of during the year there was added a new Power House and motive new car barn and additional Miles of track built or at a Cost of additional rolling making a total of which has a pin fill Ruml tha Valna it police Nei Charles arrested by officer and Dan arge of by officer on the charge of drunkenness and were sentenced to five Days each in the Ham cell by the halting ont the ballot clerk James of the county ommissioners1 this morning in been added to the value of the the election of officers will be held threatened botel until he saw that every member of Bis party had escaped Olga Nethersole was Ono of the calmest persons in the she saw most of her effects safely removed before she left the with her Little Collie dog tucked under her Viany of Tho other guests rushed from their rooms in their night clothes and would have continued into the Street bad assurances not been Given that the lower portion of tha building was in no immediate the principal the Haseltine building was valued at and was fully it was erected in and the first two floors were Tho loss on paintings on the second floor is Between and among those destroyed were two by valued at each Ono by Roberts valued at there were 39 offices in Tho occupied mainly by Art lawyers and Edwards and on the third lost a collection of South american curios valued a partly other tenants lost sums ranging from to the valuable Stock of pianos in the stores on the first floor was but the amount of this loss has not yet been the Baptist publication building and Stock were valued at the Baptist historical society lost valued at which were insured for Tho eminent also lost a valuable private on which there was no and Stegmoyer lost the loss on the Lafayette hotel is Esti mated at Leboutillier loss is the tenants of Tho publication society building Loso about eight or nine firemen were injured by falling but none of them were dangerously Frank Hines of a guest at the Lafayette in descend ing the tripped and fell and broke his Arm and several these were the Only the origin of the Fin has not yet been not Content with the limited education afforded by the common and by Industry and having acquired limited he entered the Keystone state Normal at in from which institution he graduated the following year with second honors pedagogical while attending the above institution in 1893 he passed the examination for permanent certify in with a general aver age of 96t making the Best general average in the while die Ljabach was Young in the passed through an experience which had not Only rendered him entitled to front rank in his chosen pro but fully qualified to serve As a he spent much of his Leisure time was developed at the where he Mude some very Fine pictures in during last summer 9d he made a very Fine Crayon portrait of in 92 he took a special course in stenography shorthand which he had mastered to 100 words per min last year he had charge of the Large ungraded school at near this at which time he also took Les sons in latin and under with the intention of taking a College course and thereby strengthen ing the Supply to the wants of his chosen Here was where he contracted a cold of which he could not get resulting at first in bronchitis and finally in Fibre Cal he tried All kinds of medical but All in he Sank slowly until last Christmas when he toot to bed and from then his strength was rapidly getting weaker and weaker until when his master said an old kans strange conduct before a Large crowd of the Philadelphia record this ing give detailed account of the Vidi made to the stranded St on Sun from which we quote the follow inst singular occurrence Exi fied old in turn eco in Ward the Raisin Bis hand said my a Good ship lies out yonder at the mercy of the about the and fears of a nation Lei us Pray for the snips safety and Speed release from the Sands bowing Bis venerable he Knelt Down and prayed mighty Baler n the thou who boldest the ski m the hollow of thine and whose word the angriest ses is stilled take this vessel into thy keeping and if it be thy release her from her present and guide her Back in safety to her Home amid the the crowd hardly knew what to make of the old mans action at but a he began the prayer nearly All Bowel their Heads and stood in the old Man looked Over the of the far out to sea for several moments and then said 3be will flu sit and m i will come again in his pod time and my inspired he shall float the then he left the As he was leaving some one asked him his he said that he was Erastus Baker and that he had come from at the lords bid Ding to Pray for the he went Back with the philadelphian at 4 it is not known that any such person a is Here described or with such a name resides in this it a Jacii a Iii Aier of Liq so far and not farther and called him Home to that Happy his age was 23 7 and 7 funeral was held on saturday at and was one of the largest held there for a Lone people were present from von Johnsville and quite a number of among them Hancher principal of the Normal school Rev Hernd and besides 15 graduates and students of the of officiated he preached an eloquent Sermon from John Lith chanter and part of Lith Ernd read a suitable scripture passage and offered a fervent while Hancher made a few remarks from the pulpit concerning the Young mans character at he said he was a Bright and faithful student and won the hearts of All the teachers and his fellow he was a Mem Ber of literary society of the by which j he was so highly respected at his delegates were sent to attend the in Neil in a body they presented a Nice and very costly Floral tribute of natural the society adopted the following res transfers in William l Lenich to Fanny for the undivided on half of several tracts of land in Len chs William to Fanny for the undivided on half of land known As the Casper Light Korth Fanny Light to William for the on half interest in a tract of Lam in Hiorth Lebanon consider Fanny Light to William the undivided on half interest in three pieces of land at Guilford and Hanover this administrator of the estate of Michael and Joanna Haaga de sold to James Glare three cts of on twelfth consider consigned to the departed friends Laid to Bert by gentle solutions officers from the miss Florence daughter of John ofello North tenth who has been spending some months As the guest of miss Grace daughter of mayor at returned from the West Friday she was met at Harrisburg by her miss Kate successful the festival of the St Johns reformed sunday schooling the Rise on Fri cob Wall Castle Frank of the of has installed the follow ing officers of Cornwall Castle 7 Hamilton Snyder George Timber Ger William Magee l a Charles Deitz a Grumbein of Keath of Donac Ber broke thro Oab the grocer ajl of eighth and Wal nut broke through the thin ice on the Basin of the abandoned Union canal on thursday he Bank into the water to his but was quickly rescued by other skaters who witnessed the Accident the father of All in his infinite wis to Call from this Vale of tears and to his eternal Milton Dieffenbach who had been an Active member and an ener Getic and faithful worker of the Philosia Thean literary of the Keystone state Normal we mourn the loss of a Noble and pare and a firm and Resolute Christian be it that the literary society has been bereft of an answering and or growing thereby Losins one of the most Brilliant stars in her whose i Jet always shone Forth with brilliancy since he has gone to join that in Sluty the funeral of missmary blotter Berger was held from her late at bismark of sunday at 2 were end noted in the reformed at that by of this and interment was made in the adjoining undertaker Frantz via in charge of the ered upon the work of Day was a big financial a Well have completed a urge blowing engine a lot of for the Busena Furnace of new and have erected it taken Tea new Crasher to the of and and May god protect h m under his protecting Wing till we meet aim Eek Tea that we extend on Heartfelt sym Pathy to the bereaved family and and Pray that almighty will breathe Comfort upon their wounded and Cave peace and Content to their that a Floral tribute be and Lour delegates attend the funeral in a body that four copies of these Realon be drawn to be sent to the bereaved one to be deposited in the Anhly got the Philo Mahran literary Loci eur the others to be sent to tse Beunik steam feed pipe be 1inch team feed 10 much rolling Mill at the a Mulvania Bolt and nut Burnt Dur tug Sun Day night with Forto Naie by operations in the Mill Naff not been commenced and thus none of the work men were in the Mill at the to the Ideal James Alderman is i regard Kings sew Fri Scot says err As an Ideal Panacea for cough so colds and Long having used it in my family for toe part to the exclusion of Prescript tons or other John Keo Kelv i have been minister of
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