Lock Haven Express Newspaper Archives

- Page 1

Issue Date:
Pages Available: 4

About Lock Haven Express

  • Publication Name: Lock Haven Express
  • Location: Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
  • Pages Available: 278,857
  • Years Available: 1889 - 2012
Learn More About This Publication

About NewspaperArchive.com

  • 2.17+ Billion Articles and Growing Everyday!
  • More Than 400 Years of Papers. From 1607 to Today!
  • Articles Covering 50 U.S.States + 22 Other Countries
  • Powerful, Time Saving Search Features!
Find Your Ancestors Now

View Sample Pages : Lock Haven Express, April 29, 1890

Get Access to These Newspapers Plus 2.17+ Billion Other Articles

OCR Text

Lock Haven Express (Newspaper) - April 29, 1890, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania NINTH YEAB-NO- 51. LOCK HAVEN, FA., TUESDAY. APRIL 29. 1890. price-tHto cemb. EVENING EXPRESS KivstiOK imoTHBna---puiilihhjcbb ONE KILLED-EIGHT HURT. CURRENT COMMENT. Patti oirrioa out of 'Anjtigi 6500,000 la good bard coin. Farewell, doar girl, until the next time. 1 An Express Train's Wild Bnsh Down a Heavy Grada Srould the silver hilt whioa .appears to harp the greatest favor in Congress - it being thB one agreed up m by the tttspub lioan caucus-pui and hucunij a law it will absorb all the silver prodnci �l the country, mod perhaps aomettifaj; nnrs. The national elections of Japan, to be held Jul; 1, will possess ujrclty anJ importance. The; will be watched bore and in Europe, ainae tuey mark the beginning of ptnular gnvarnme&t iu the M^knd'i'e empire. The Mcltmley tariff hill oiuMnn is to He assailoj by the D'.n�'Vir.jt�, bo', it is t.o be obaerveu1 that thriy mike uo attempt to produce a bsttBr. Ouci t'uoy were weeded to the MiU* bill as a thing of perfection, but it has besome a hick number without supporter*- Bain:; d"ad it has uot even mourners', riie .MuKiuIey bill iu�y bo amended, but *t �ri ! pis* ep^'minUy as it, iB. Mayor Grant, bi,'Tiun!n.u>y chief, will have Co explain liow iik trierl to buy a nomination for Comraiti.siouer of Public Worke in that city by paying 4180,000 tu Tammany's leader, Richard Croker. This charge Is made by Croker'a brotlier-iu law, and he not only gives figures, but he gives dates, piaoas, the names of those who oar-tied the money, and various other details that go to make np a complete story. Of course it baa created a great sensation in New Tork and Mayor Grant is looked upon aa doomed politically. First oomea the story that William L. Scott asked Channccy F. Black to cease bis aspirations for tha Democratic Gubernatorial nomination.. Now ere bear that Mr. Cleveland has undertaken to persuade Sr. Scott to abandon his opposition to William A. Wallace's candidacy for Governor. This mixing ia people's affair* is going to create trouble. Mr. Black is atlU a oandidate and Mr. Scott U "agin" Mr. Wallace. They are not willing to eubmlt to diatatiou from anybody, and they have said said so very emphatically-' However, it doesn't much matter who the Democrats nominate, only they shouldn't make so much fuss over selecting the corpse fnr the funeral. Defending Delamtter. Mr. Editor:-Wiih your permission I desire to say, in few word*, in reply to the attack in ynur issue of yesterday, made on Senator Delameter, the probable nominee of oir party for Governor, by so-called "Republican."  It has Ion* Fince becmie a-* axiom of politics that a candidate mnn trust to his friends to defend him 'gains1, the vituperation and abuso of his encmi: s. This was the course pursued by such eminent Republicans as Hartrauft, Grant, Garfield and Rlaim-; no douht for the very good reason that life is tooaho:t to answer the calumnies which are always uttered against the leader in any political contest. The cause of this hitter attack is simply that Senator Delamatcr haa far outstripped all competitors in the noB for the nomination. The best reply to these charges cornea from the people themselves, county after county ohooBing Diameter delegates by large majorities. Last week, in the face of this attack, the Republicans of L-iwrenco county elected Delameter delegates by a popular majority of over 1,500 over all other candidates. In his o�n county, (Crawford) where be la well known- by every man, woman nd child, the lie la most forcibly given to these charges, by the anj recedented fact that out of a poll of over 3,500 at the primaries cot one vote was cast against him. Bat tha moat stinging rebuke to these defamera comes from General Hastings himself, who,with fnll knowledge of these charges, pnblloly declared that, ahould Delameter be nominated, be would stnmp the state in his behalf. Would General Hastings willingly lend his assistance to so unworthy a man as Delameter's enemies paint bim ? It seems to me that it comes with very bad grace from any "Republican," who has the welfare of the .party at heart, to give credence to. or attempt to influence others, by ohaB distributed by such lovers of oar party as the Philadelphia Timtt, Rttord, and Williams-port Sun. Akotheii Revudlican Little People. Count and Countess Magri (formerly Mrs. Tom Thumb) will appear here with a select company, consisting of Bell Ringers, Operatio Singers, Magicians and Performing Birds, on Wednesday April 30th. This is the first appearance of Mrs. Tom Thumb since her marriage to Count Magri. Crowded houses aetata the littlo people wherever they go. Matinee at 3 p. m., evening aa usual. Re-aervod seats on sale at Seltzer & Rhymes-tine's book store. Admission, afternoon 85 cents; reserved seats 35 cents, children IS oanta; evening, reserved seats 50 oenti, genera) ndmiMioa SSoente, 80 HUES AN SOUS IBTO A DEPOT. An 111 Fated Opera JDompaaa- Aboard the Train, and Vise Myrtle Kaotr, One or the Lending Member*. Instantly Kilted by the Overtnmlng of a Sleeper-Fall Details of tha TervlM* Disaster. Baltimohb, April 28.-A Staunton, Va., special to the Sun aya: At 3 a. m. to-day the express train on the Cheaapeake and Ohio railroad for Washington was descending a heavy grade a mile west of Staunton when the brake rod of the engine fell; the air brake waa rendered useless and the wild train rushed into Staunton at eighty miles an hour, tearing away the deput roof. The Pullman sleeper left the traok and was thrown on its side. In it were fifteen meaiberB oi tho Pearl of Pekia troupe en r.iute to Baltimore, announced to play here to-ulght Of tlie oompany, Miss Myrtle K-iott, injured, ded while being takun from the car; Miss Edith Miller, leg broken; Mrs. Edward Webb, Edward Stevens, Miss Bertha Fisher, LonU Harrison and Miss lone Dunham all escaped with slight out* and bruises. W. F. Kilpatriok, lumber aeronaut. New Tork, leg severely torn; L. M. 8!o-man, commercial traveller, Cincinnati, bruised. The oar took fire, bnt was pot out by citizens. thb illyatkd opera compart. The Pearl of Pekin Company in the railroad wreck at Staunton are announced to appear at Harria'a Academy of Music for one week, beginning to-night. The management have wired to Staunton to have the Company brought on to Baltimore in a special train, in order not to disappoint the public; and it is more than likely that a performance will take place tonight, particularly so as no one of the principal members of the troupe seem to be seriously injured. The oompany la a large one, comprising over sixty Ave persons, so that there would be sufficient people to take the place of the injured ones. There are always "under atudya" for every part in a comic opera oompany to provide for every emergency. Those of the company who are reported a* dangerously injured are the chorus men and women, Mr. Louis Harrison, the atarof the organisation, esoaped with but a few bruises. her sake was khox. Officers of the Chesapeake and Ohio road have dispatahes giving an account of tho accident, bnt they do not mention the extraordinary speed of eighty miles au hour. The report from the Superintendent saya that the rear sleeper Anaterlitz left the traok and toppled over on the platform at the passenger station. The young lady whs waa killed waa nrmed Knox, not Knott. She was formerly a telegraph operator iu Kansas City, and joined the oompany not very long ago oontrary to the wishes of ber father. BASK BALI. BECOBD. The Three Organizations nnd Their standing to Data. HATIOKAIi LEAGUE. Brooklyn-Brooklyn 10, Philadelphia 0. Pittsburg-Pittabnrg 6, Cincinnati 1. Boston-Boston 0, New York 2. Cleveland-Chicago 5, Cleveland 4.' r-LAYRna' league. Boston-Boston 0, New York 1. Pittsburg-Pittsburg 15, Cleveland 10. Brooklyn-Brooklyn 3, Philadelphia 1. Buffalo-Chicago 11, Buffalo 4. AMERICAN ASSOCIATION. Rochester-Rochester 5, Brooklyn 1. Louisville-Louisville 2, Toledo 0. Syracuse-Athletic 2, Syracuse 1. Bt. Louis-St. Lnais 0, Columbus 8. Standing of the Clnbs. NATIONAL LEAGUE. Won. Ltwt, Chicago...........3 3 Cleveland.......2 4 Brooklyn........a 3 Hew York........2 S Won. Lost. Bos'ou.............S 2 Pittsburg......... w, as they are uow. Wheat was about seventy.five cents per bushel, corn thirty oents, etc. Wages were low also. A farm hand received from five to eight dollar* per month the year round. Day laborers got from forty to fifty eentr a day; this was increased in hay and harveat time. Tbe diet amougst farmrra was about as follows: Fur breakfast, fish or salt m�at and potatoes, rye coffee, fried mnsh or rye bread. For'diuner, soup, pork, sourkraut or cabbage and potatoes, butter waa not aetved every meal, hut applebutter or 'smearcase" and sometimes molasses. Pie waa on the table three time* a day. There wa* no cloth on tha table, and in some places the mnsh or sonp wa* served in a large pewter dish, set in the middle of tho table and all with their spoons ate from the same dish; this waa considered social. But it waa economical. The people were hearty and robust. They took very little medioine of any kind. They bad on hand good pure whisky of some kind, which they drank aa medioine at times. It ooat ten cent* a quart, boya excluded. A girl made from twent-fiva to fifty oent* a week; they eould bny a good calico dress for half a dollar, and make it up in a few evenings; and the rnffela, belt*, beads and other adornments they generally made themaelve>; their heauty wae fair and attractive, and their enjoyments mete for every occasion. I do not eay that we should go back to these primitive customs, bnt that we should learn to be aa economical and tbrllty aa they wen. With the progress of the arts and eoionoe* and the superior mode* of living we have not cultivated the true prioclpalaof right living, viz: contentmeut, economy, honesty and ao-bribty, with industry. Tha Contract Awarded. City Council's Committee on Streets and Bridgaa entered Into a contract thia forenoon with Mr. Thomas O'Brien for oush-Ing and delivering on tha atrtet crushed stone from tbe city quarry. Mr. O'Brien will begin the, work of crushing stone at Death of aba. Kbaihart Mil. Katharine Eberhatt, m-ife of Levi Eberhart, died this morning at 6 o'olook at her residence on Bellefonte avenne of heart disease, aged 60 years and 8 months, The funeral will take place Thursday afternoon from the house at 2 o'clock. MEM RIAL DAY COMMITTEES Members oTtbe Port; Who Will Bee That the Graves of Their Ottnradea Are Decorated THE DAT TO BE PE0PESLT OBSERVED Tha Knights Templar Conclave-Thank* Bxlended-Doath or Mrs. EWrhnrt-The Baalematoa'seTaMln-Bpealal Meeting -A Utlto Orel's Birthday Fany-Other At tha meeting of John B. Bittner Post, G. A. R-, last night. Commander George T. Michaels appointed the following committee* on decoration of soldiers' grave* in the cemeteries at the places named: Flemlngton -David Jodun, J. C. 8m!th, H. Koarr, G. B, Drake, laaao Blanker. Dunnatowu-G C. Curna,Lawis Hoover, John Showers, R. B. New berry, D. K. Bhadle. Gei man Settlement-Charles Koto, Frederick Sorgen, B. Motter. Brown's-M. C. Jobson, W. H. Sanderson. � (Jlintondale-H. D. Loveland, A. Rishel, C. Walker. Cedar Hill and Salons-L C. Funt, Joel A. Herr, S. W.' Sigmnnd, James Calderwood, J. W. Crispin. Tbe sermon to tbe membara of John 8. Bittntr Post, G. A. R., will be preached on Sunday evening, Kay 25th, by Rev. 8. J. Taylor, in the English Lutheran Church. The observance* of the day in thia city will be the same as ;on previous yean. The gravea of aoldien In the cemeteries in thia city will be d ecu rated with flowera by the members of tbe Pott, and in the evening the memorial addrea* will be delivered in the Court House, by John G. Love, Esq., of Ballofonte. Baa* Ball For gana, . The projeoton of, a Brat olaaa amateur base ball olub Iu thia city have decided to go ahead with tha venture. Grounds have been staked off oa Bellefonte avenue, above Hippie's planning mill. The enclosure will be 300 by 400 feet, aurrounded by a substantial board fence. The diamond ia to be laid out by Mr. Theo. Ronton, a practical *urvBvor. aa* ��n�ba�Jvir -uirooa faahion" seats surmouatedby aoanraa covering that will give ample protection from tbe sun. No grand stand will he erected thia year. Theae grounda are moat centrally located and lover* of baae ball will Bot a>>n t� ** f,r ** formerly to witness the sport. With good amateur olub* at Williamsport. Renovo, Bellefonte and other neighboring town* then I* no reason why base ball ahould not boom in Look Haven thia summer. The Pittsburg Commission Company, the largest bucket sbop iu Pennsylvania, suspended on Satnrdsy morning. While its oapltal stock waa only 81,000, its annual buaiaeaa was estimated at 1800,000. Ths liabilities are aatiaiatad at $150,000. Trading OB a Bear. K. A. Fanoher has made a trade with Hope Steam Fire Engine Company, of Harrisburg, by whisk tbe Harriaborg firemen obtain poaacealon of the cub bear which Mr. Faocber captured some time ago, and he in return receive* all the old firemen's bate, belt* and other trapping* about their engine bouse. The bear wa* hipped to Harrhburg yesterday and when the relics some they will be added to Mr. Fanober'* large and valuable collection. A Social at SIIII Hall. The ladiea of the Bald Eagle and Nit-tany Preabyterlan Church at Mill Hall will hold a social la tbe Town Hall on Saturday evening,-May 3d, to whieh everybody ia Invited. They have secured the services of tha celebrated Smith family for the entertainment, and yon will mias a good thing if yon do not see them. After the entertainment refreshmenta wilt be served at the usual prices. Tho Basis*** aten's Jabllaa. Don't forget that this la the evening for this entertainment at the Opera House. At 8 o'olook tbe curtain will rise and you will be permitted to feast your eyea on the lovely girls, their lovely eoetumee and listen to their comic verses. The grasu variety of oostumea will be sn agreeable surprise to all. A Little OlrlaBlithdny Party. Mia* Budte Boater, daughter of Mr. and Mn. John J. Shaffer, entertained about twenty-five of her little friends last evening at ber home on West Church street. Tbsoooaalon was ia honor of MissSudle's birthday, refreshmenta ware served and there wa* a jolly good tins* for all who were then Death at John �etsrason, John Ferguskm, only aon of the lata A. W. Fergnaoo, died yesterday after a short lllnesa, at the home of hi* mother, near Island, Duonstabl* township, aged 38 years, 11 months and 12 day*. Funeral eervleeiat the boaee Thursday forenoon at 10 o'clock a. m.; interment at Jersey Shon. Farmer* Can Fay In Work. A deoiaiou of the Bupreme Court of Pennsylvania give* to the farmer the right to work out bis road tax. The right has been denied in some parte of tha Stats, and a deolslon by ths highest authority wa* neoesssry to settle ths question. riTwaBRT Ftrr roiiKKi. A MlsnrlUaeaa* Is lit are of Beasa and Boa-same Bclis.iod sard BcrlkhUd "Her hioxhfy lip curls with disdain. Her eyas are eoid with bitter acorn. And aianer bltldea care or pain Bakes her sweat Mans moat forlorn, Yet I would aot with ipara or wit Break her bad spell by smile or laugh: Alone and sad I let her sit- Yon see, ll'a for a photograph.'' Freeh water oystan are dons. Winter beard* are oomtug off. Soft aummer drinks are on tap. The business house* that advertise judiciously never catch the spring fever. Don't be a clam. If you've got to ha aaythlng of tha kind be a mud turtle. Then you will have aome anap to you. A new wool petticoat imitatea leopaid skin. Pride Uvea on itself. Fashion is a tissue of Ilea. One tonguu I* sufficient for a wiman The beat bill or fan la a good appetite. Wit is the aalt of oonvcriatlon, nut the food. Hunger ia a sleuth bound on a fr.sh track. , Monotony is mush more inanpportahta than misery. That load becomes light which Is cheerfully borne. Society calls are best adapted to the social olrole. Thera'a special underwear for tha athletic girl. Summer resort advertisement* are being read up. Bathing outfits are being overhauled and strengthened. - A stem hole fur flowara-ia aha laaal ol the ooat ia proper. Hardware dealers are having a lively demand for garden tools. Tbe moth* have formed a troat to np the prioe of camphor. Mrdloated cotton to kill worms ie being wound around the trees. Cloth over-galten are gnteful to tender feet. Russian green, a new pet tint, ie graaay. The toy of the future will ha run by alestrieity. Thare'e white mabogony furniture. Grape fruit hasn't any taste of grape. Tall sweats at the brow, but idleness aweata all over. Nothing grumble* ao load aa a forced oharlty. Tha only thing wbloh beat* a good wife ia a bad husband. Anger banlahea refleotkn, bat its aon-esquenoee recall it. KNIGHTS TEMPLAR CONCLAVE "STARLtOBl" LAR BIMSSV- Twentj-One Oommanderies' Thus Far Secured Hotel AocommodatioiiB. how mast will these be nr lihe? Bntteroupa bedeok the ntasdow*. Graae butter la being inquired after. The Bprlng atyls of tramp la or deck. Awnlnge are being ewuug into position. Tha straw bat ia working to tha anrfaoa. A mean ast will soon recoil, and a maa of honor will be A pai "dl*idet led akirta" riding bicycle*. The self-made man haa no prejudice against tha tailor-mads girl. Small boya will wear pUot Jeoket*. "Jooksy" paraaola an of giddy tuts. Country boardira an edvartiaad for. Baby soaehea will soon be in full push. Vinegar makes fish eoalss coma of easier. Hake your business known la few word*, without losa of Una. Basin*** meu, in business hours, attend only to business matter*. �Thank* Mr. and Mn. Charles Yoxhslmsr desire to return thank* to lb* friend* and neighbor* who aaaUtsd tbeta is their reseat it. ' Mlsa Jatboan nnd Company C*>ptlve�� a | Largo Andlaaoa at tho OpanaBMea. ' Jarbeau has coma and ga^jNS*' wn basked iu her sunshine, UsUned.to hsr silvery laugh, etnght agsoial';smile,'or was within hearing of bar Daalndtoaavsnaa :: will notaopn forget her. MisaJeTOSaa bssa pooullar method or entertaining that i* singularly her owu 'Ska oaa- afiig, a mora or iei* naughty e&ai>W*4�':wHh Parisian eUa, danao the 8pa�t*>';Cf*aiieB with the grass of a Madrid flowsr girt, taodsr-Ardlti'a "It Bsoto^'taWstttvs Italian with a wealth of florid play a hoydenlah gum-ebswlag An school-girl to life, and imitate Brl opsra houffe- *tmggliug wiU � ^affBsk pastoral ditty with InlmitaHeekilU '^l. There la no pretense to pterin':kwar play of "Starlight." It iasimply a'aa�dlar> of mirth and music. Thare-.wss endlaw^p portuuities for the iotrodusbon.oirivUitk-ing fnu and danaing of almost evarysBtioa and period, from the statsly. gaTsMato the breakdown of the ptaatsteM, or^tba livi'ly jig of ths mh^prarakmCt'Iritb-man. Then iassnap,aaA'-m slsrmiog if footed np W raaa*TJ6aliliiia.' Wa can look baek tobar ye^rU:o^ey�'^,V,^ the fnrm and recount eumerotm'!e^rttnirJea'' ^ of the etnpldity aihf wapaMfca�Mp'Ijf&iB rsnoe of theaeMlfeoturtltoted |(iiilieTsa\ S: on the brnte anlmala to-the nelgMitt. ?5 hood. TTnrTnrx ttin Tiiii ii anil liasBlliifki ; pontine, aplitcing ths tall to tba'h tying it up in salt sad-down aalt, partly desaybd^tisi 'aBilaiV,' soap wan smmgthsuhlverssltraataaiillai And, in moat oases, �o* oeibg':isari;'wwst/:" treatmeut would apply to 'th�'-part^eiiar.-: ease, all thia buteheriagaad'eWa� m>MU^ be adminlatared to make �aiiiJnl iallaf kas proper oaa.. If tha original IroaMa Ma't kill tha anleial the traatesswt'asetan^dtd, and those' that survived Jth�:'ltivaalBBiBt v. were better dead-their 'aeerelaaak^esiBa;'-, thing or the pask Lsas aarauwr; more aensibl*,' waa tbe piSorltaiw"dekamv' ing away atomsah arampa -iT^vyMkg'' carve*, by atandingovsr th*m bad aaaMt^' tha "worm knot" nine tloraav'wriWieid, each time striking" (bs ^ealf :avW^arlaaH ' when yet bat a youthful bar�foi^: war. If there be any use for a- onolfcut***1  -cross dog on ths farm rt atraaWWsraMihdV to keep the quack eowdoslor off'^ftwes-iaaa-the lightning rod asaa'at a'f naptlj . aeoond to Mm.-Ornaa*' (^itfy ml> To Faraa ST. BL.O.^ AW On Thorsdsy eveolng at 7 J� o't In tha XnglUh'Lutheran' Oltaswai?' will be a meeting for thO f*arpM'�itf :nas> ing preliminary attpa toirard'!��' nvfiBil-xationof a Yonag Men's OKrlMBB aYJtsV elation In thia alty. All tttsrsasadWI^iav : quested to be prasontatUnrt'-Hes*^-:* . 1 � e 'C i. i -�1 iU � , � �..........>i �t!.��-SbMV�'.v . ths Kastarn oltaw.: Ij� Smith vraaAaotsd. taajMlJ* 'iWr llanaportjastarfai,;, in tbaalti'taat nlgat aad,w�;Jw;Uv*>*?;; tha Opata Hpaaa,,^ �lia^iiiW^f*: -4 , � CMhler.MaoawtwdwIalrp W* ptj* 4 Mr*. B. D. Om*mm<^*m&Bg Hist - Aanlo,lafti!M��s ei.lt with W*frm1to&*^&'lJ$ SnpetTisor A. O. Broaw^�j<*Myr""k| night from inVttto.S^j^'S^S | ;