Lock Haven Evening Express (Newspaper) - December 11, 1890, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
NINTH YEAR—NO. 242
LOCK HAVEN, PA.. THURSDAY. DECEMBER ll. 1890.
PUB LISH* RA
The pressure that is being brought to bear upon Congree* to adopt mea*urea for the immediate relief of the financial atrir-geocy ie something pbeoomenal, because it all seeks the same relief, namely, in inflation of the currency.
The delegation of irish Home Halers, which is at present swinging around the oirole in this country, seems to be enjoying itself. Why shouldn’t it? Whenever it goes It meets with ovation; it lives on the fat of the land and people are emptying their purses into its pockets.
It is reported that Hon. M. F. Elliott will content the election of Bon. A. C. Hopkins to the 52d Congress. The latter
was fairly elected and will earnestly defend bis right to a seat he has been honestly ohoeen to occupy. It may be stolen from him, bot he oaunot be ousted iu any other way.
Evert year sees new improvements in tbs oars used in transporting cattle to distant points. The Lehigh Valley road ba* jnst put on its lines the latest of these inventions. The oars carry eighteen bead of eattle; the latter san be watered and fed while the train is runnlug, the water troughs sod hay racks being built st the side of the oar.
With several millions in gold on the way here from Earope and with Secretary Wiodotn’adecision t) disburse about $10,-000,000 in bood porch asea, roost of which baa already been put out, and with Congreet considering means to increase the circulating medium, there ought to be substantial financial relief bere, and restored confidence.
There are many acres of land in certif portions of this country which cannot be farmed and whiqb are next to valueless for any other purpose. The grazing obtained from them is comparatively valueless. If such lands bad been planted in black walnut, implored chestnut or shell bark biokory twenty five years ago they would to day be yielding better rtturns than any other sores ou the farm, while their value from the limber on them would have been quadrupled doling the same time.
A CURIOUS statement Qom** (rom London about the effect of the McKinley bill on shipments of goods to this country. Consul General Jobs C. New is quoted as saying that the aggregation valuation of goods named in Invoices for this country is just as large now as before the McKinley bill .went into effeot. The quality and character of tho goods have changed somewhat. It was generally supposed that the McKinley bill would stop some kinds of importations and that the value of goods shipped to this country woald be lessened, bat if London is an example that impression was erroneous.
There is but one interpretation to be put upon the deficiency appropriation which has been asked of Congress for $120,000 to famish the supplies to the Sioux Indians under the agreement made with them thirteen years ago. It seems to indicate that these people have not received what was due them and what we promised to giro them. If this money is needed to purchase full rations now, we can only conclude we have not been giv. lag them full rations heretofore. The claim of the Indians, aa we understand it, is that when the last enumeration was made a full census was not taken, consequently as rations are issued only to those on the list, there are many who draw nothing and the rations of the tribe are abort.
“A Royal PMI" To-Might.
The best reports reach us concerning Mr. Goo. C. Staley, the Get roan dialect •omediao, and his play “A Royal Pass/’ which la the attraction at the Opera Bouse to night. Mr. Staley is said to be the equal of any of our best comedians. Ha Is at borne lo pathos as well as in comedy and his role is arranged to give him full soope for bis varied talents. Mr. Staley la also on* of the best lullaby singera and yodlers, bis yodling being of a different style from Emmet’s or any of the German character exponents Some of his songs ate becoming great favorites, notably the ooaa entitled “My Heart’s Delight,” and ‘'Little Rogue’s Asleep.” The play, “A Royal Pana,” is well spoken of. It is said to be both interesting and arousing. Tbs parsonages of the play are Swiss and Russian. All the parts are correctly and beautifully costumed and interpieted by a oast of special excellence. Mr. Staley’s manager. Mr. Harry Duel Parker, guarantees a most enjoyable performance, a trio ti y first class in every particular.
will txdd* To D»y.
Cent re, Clearfield, Cambria, Blair, Bedeen!, Huntingdon sod Jefferson county sos! miners meet at Altoona to-day to de-elds whether they will pay check weighmen at lbs miss* ssd demand insreased wafts altschin nary I.
REPUBLICANS OI CAUCUS.
The Federal Election Bill Debate to Continue for a Week.
A PLAN TO FACILITATE BUSINESS.
TRANSUE* OF A DAI
The Senate Will Sit Thirteen Hour* rn Day la Order to Accommodate Democrat* Who Hart Speeches te Make—Th* Cloture Rule Will be Introduced Neat Week -Ex-Senator R. P. Altern’* Funeral.
Washington, Dec. IO.—About forty Republican Senator* were in caucus until a late hour to-uigbt, endeavoring to agree upon soma plan for facilitating the transaction of buwiness in the Senate.
There was a thorough discussion of tho present state of.affaire in the Senate, with which general dissatisfaction was ex pressed, but the western Senators wero particularly vehement in their condemnation, urging the necessity of immediate actiou to relievo, the s’ress in financial circles.
The friends of the Election bill, how ever, defended tho management of that measure, aud professed their willingness to adopt any feasibto couree to secure speedy action upon it.
The result of the deliberations of the jaucus was an agreement that the elections bill should be kept before the Senate for the remainder of this week at least With a view to exhausting the debating powers of the minority the Senate a ill sit thirteen hours daily, from IO a. rn. '.ill ll p. rn., with an intermission for dinner. If this does not avail by the end of the week the caucus committee is to present its clo.ure resolution to another caucus next Monday.
The committee submitted two rules tonight, one for the general previous question, and applying solely to the debate on the election bill. They were charged to canvass the Senate and ascertain what strength could be counted ou for the general rule.
The opinion expressed at the caucus tonight was that alt bat two, or possibly three, Republican Senators would fall into line in support of I he par'y policy. To meet the viows of tho silver Senators Chairman E Imuini- w as an;l>>r5z»d to ap-point a oorarnitte** of six SeuitorS to net with the Republican members of the Finance Committee in devein* some scheme of financial telief for the country. Thin commiitee will compline Sona; us of divergent views, and is under instructi?*i'S to report a bill to the caucai* n- xt Monday. At that caucus it is understood the policy of the Republican Senator* will finally be determined.
If no action has been reached ou the Elections bill aod the cloture resolution commands the support of the united Ro publican Senators, or all but two or three of them, then the cloture resolution will be brought forward. If tho committee fails in its undertaking then the western Senators have been promised that the Elections bill will be laid aside aud the Financial bill pressed to a o inclusion.
Fuoeritl or Ex-Senator R. F. All-n,
Williamsport, Dec. IO.—The funeral of the late tx State Senator Robert I1. Allen took place here this nfternoon, and was largely attended by many well known public men of this city and clswhi-re. Service* were conducted at the reaidt nee by Rev. Job. P. Kennedy aud Rev. Adobis Alleu: The pal! bearers were cx-Stato Treasurer Henry Kawle, Supering.ndent Charles M. Lawler, of Hie Reading railroad; ex Congressman R. J. C. Walker, Colonel Fred E. Etnbick, J. Artley Beeb-cr, Ileury C. Parsons, John R. T. Ryan and H, R. Rhoads. Helio Post other organizations were largely seated in the f metal cortege. The
ment was in Wildwood.
December Art Amateur.
The Art Amateur for December, 1890, is at once the beginning of a new volume and a Christmas number, increased in size both in the paper itself and its supplement without extra charge. The colored plates are exceptionally fine and include: A Portrait fcSfudy by J. Carroll Beckwith, being a fac-straile of the “first painting” in oils of the portrait of Mr. Collin, the artist. This large supplement is probably the most important yet issue J of the (list stage of a portrait, showing also as it docs, the grouping and arrangement by which it makes a study into a picture. The large plate of Hobos in a met a1 vase, by Victor Dar.gon, is the favorite reference study in oils of this well known master of flower painting, and as such he declined ti part with the original so marvellously reproduced here. The third colored design is for the plates in rich “Royal Worcester” china decoration in gold aud colors, by H. A. Crosly. A very important paper on Puvis de Chavjimia. copiously ll lustral <d by Roger RiadoD, commences this month. The series of -‘Our American Art Pcbools” is begun with a notice of the Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, by Ernst Koaoflt, who also contributes a chapter (xix) of bls "Pen Drawing.” for Illustrators. The first with charming fao
similes of students’ work at the school it describes. The number Is so strong in every department that it is impossible to note half its contents. China Painting, with designs by Patty Tbam and M. L.
Maoomber; Embroidery, with reproductions of beautiful Chinese borders and
other designs; Woodcarving, with a ohain | «pgj; LATEST LOCAL NEWS BULLETIN, baok in naturalistic style, by O. M. Jenokos;
News of Interest for Our Many Readers to Peruse.
Will Coat rat His Seal-Froxa th*
enc*) Nsws—Mr*. Batterie*'* Drath-A Busy Janitor—Improving a Btor* Room -A Bls Ejectment 8alt-A Wonder Paine*-Protected From Storm.
The Hon. M. F. Elliott, of Tioga county, bas decided to contest the seat of Hon. A.
Brass repousse work, with a two-page design for paper and envelope box, by W. C.
J. Gawthorp; Monogram and Name Devices, specially designed for various subscribers—may bo named as some of the attractions Id what may be fairly claimed to be the strongest number yet issued of
this magazine. (Price,35 cents ) Montague _ _
Marks, publisher, 23 Union Square, New I c Uopkio8 in the6*d Congress. We have
Y crk city. | QOt jBarned on what grounds he proposes
Lower End Note*. I to make this contest, bat be will be uns-
From the Jersey shore Herald. I bls to prove that Mr. Hopkins was not
Rev. J. H. Morgart, of Great Island Cir-1 falrly e)eotcd and be will find the latter ©ait, will occupy tbs pulpit In .be M. E. woH prepared to defend his right*. The Church next Sunday morning. The pa*-1 majority of the voter* of this district de-tor exchanges with him, going to Phelps’ I oidBtl in fav0rof Mr. Hopkins aud although Mills. I be may be unseated by rn Democratic
Williamsport bas a bonded indebted-1 jjQa80 the steal will be made so plaiu that ness of $712,800 with an available resource I fajr minded people cannot oall it any-of only $139,000. | thing else.
On Monday evening while ayouog obild
A SHIP FOB DARKEST AFRICA.
of Mr. Jacob Good, Jr., of Salladasburg, was eating peanuts, accidentally got a piece into the larynx. Drs. Bastian and
Mrs. Batterie*’* Death.
Mrs. Emily Satterly, widow of tho late Elisha Satterlee, died at the residence of
Kookie were called, aod after giving an her 800.jD_iaw, J. W. 8baw, in Williams-emetic, whiob failed to dislodge the for- I port, yesterday morning at eleven o’clock, eign body. Dr. G. II. Cline, of this place, I Five children survive ber, three sons and was called, and the physicians decided to I two daughtera-Mrs. M. J. Shaw, Wil-perform the operation of laryngology. I jjamsport, Mrs. G. M. Angier, Hay re, C. The delicate operation wa* then perform-! n Satterlee, Athens, II. 8. and W. F. cd by the above named doctors, and at asterite, of this city. this date the child is resting quite com- Mrg> Satterloe was a good christian fortably. | woman, having been for about fifty years
a member of the M. E. ohurob. While liviog in this city she was an active member of Trinity M. E. church, and her work remains. The remains will be taken
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A Nice Contract.
Miss Julia Marlowe, the actress, who bas beou very low with typhoid fever, is slowly recovering. A prominent New
York ma lager has offered ber a five years’ I this afternoon to Sayre, Pa., where inter-contract at an assured salary of $20,000 a I ment will be made.
year, to reappear on the stags in ber usual rouud of Shakespearian plays. In all like-Toood this contract will be accepted, and Miss Marlowe will again bs seen on the Rtav'e, beginning next September.
A Dynamo Received.
The new electric light company received one of their dynamos yesterday afternoon. It is of 1200 incandescent light capacity. The company is makiog good progress “They tell rap, profe»aor, that you hive I ">«h their work, and have a large Dumber mastered all the modern toogues.” “All of the poles od which the wire* will be but two, ray dear fellow—my wife’s and strung already erect ’d. The stoam boiler her mother's—aul I have little hope of I not yet arrived, but when that arrives
I be following written definition of tho word “bachelor” was handed in by a fifth grade boy: “A bachelor is a man who baa no wife, nor want* no wife, nor oao’fc get no wife.’’
the plant will be put in working order in a very short time thereafter. The weather has been very favorable so far for the company’s out door of orations.
Trials ai d tribulations come to all men in this life. Happy is he who can look upon trouble philosophically aud not b -so overwhelmed as to put forth no Blither eft art.
A Hoiy Janitor.
R. II. Krebs, janitor of the Com t House, bigae this morning ta put the court room in order for the Institute, which convents next Monday. Mr. Krebs always has the court room clean and neat, but said this m.'roiog he was giving it an extra dusting owing to a majority of the teachers beiog
He who becomes master of a few good I of the female persuasion, and more likely books is a wiser man than the literary dys- Jto appreciate his efforts than the crowds ) ptic who n ad* everything and reraera- J that usually fill the Court House when
Whenever the church peop’e put a movem nt on foot for doing good the devil pals one on horseback t> get ahead of it.
court is in session.
To B* Taken to Places aad Carried Through the Jangle.
Think of building in a Glasgow shipyard a summer which must be Uken to pierce again before 5,000 African* can carry her over 500 miles of wild Afrlean country aod float her on the inland sea of Victoria Nyariza! A Glasgow corree-Confer-1 pendent of the New York World write* that he saw this vessel on the stocks recently, and obtained a rough sketch of ber. She is the first of a British fleet wbioh Messrs. A. A J. Inglis have contracted to build for the British East Africa Company’* service. This necessity for building the vessel so as to allow of taking ber to piece* again for overland porterage, makes her progress very slow.
After she is launched and fitted, all the work whiob is now handled with to rnuoh oars must be undone. Before this ship reaches ber destination she must be carried through miles and miles of African forest* aud jungle* between the coast and the big lake. It is estimated that 5,000 darkies will be squired for the work, with at least 2000 more as relay staff to replace the siok, the runaways aud the unmanageable.
The new vessel is commissioned by the Imperial British East Africa Company, of whiob 8ir Wiliam Mackinnon is President This Company will float its own flag, issue its own postage stamps, and coin it* own currency.
The first steamer of tho fleet is about 120 toss, builder*’ measurement. She is stoutly built of steel plates, bolted with steel bolts on steel frames. The bolt* will be, of course, only rlvited in their proper botes when the steamer arrives on the shores of the lake. Each plate, like every other part of the steamer, is limited iu size to a load which a negro could carry conveniently on his head, and it is calculated that with their loads, and io their places, the negro caravan will, when marching in file, extend over three miles. The steamer, with it* plating, is put together with bolt* and nut* to be removed when the pails are taken to pieces And packed aboard the railway car* which will carry the steamer m piecemeal to tho dock* at London, where it will be shipped on board the London and Ziczibar direct steamer.
Though constructed for purposes of peace this vessel will be armed for rough fighting if it i* necessary. She will oarry au armament of two Maxim machineguns, besides small arms and a b'.se especially fitted to throw boiling water from the boiler among warlike natives. The iron plating of the vessel is, of course, proof against rifle or musket bal’*. On each bow will be A ted up au iron rifle aud conniug tower. The engine w.ll drive her at a speed of ten knots, and with handsome aud easy Hues fore-and-aft the steamer should be easily driven. Her length over al! is eighty feel, with sixteen feet beam. Tanned canvas sails will be sent with the steamer.
Basta Clausi) reviling bis list of good tv ye and «irls and repairing the harness of he “tiny rioudoers.’
Tbat sweetest of all sounds, “pay day,” is tinkling in tho ears of the railroader.
Fredericks A Jeffers, the grocers lo Kreamer’* block, have one of their Urge show windows filled with some of the finest candies ever seen in Lock Haven. It is certainly a tempting.display and all those with a sweet tooth, who want th* purest and best confections, should give them a call.
A ye.it ou of good sleighing would make
things lively and improve business.
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Tho tedious speaker alway* makes bis best point when he comes to a stop.
The oldest inhabitants all agroe there is I » be a white Christmas.
The easiest way to get a oold is to go out now without overshoes on.
There will Dow be aren on the stores the proprietors can st md it.
L R. Pdiip headed a party of hunters who left town this morning for Lick Run.
Col. W. ll. Mayer was among the paa-sangers leaving on Erie Mail for up river this morning.
Freeman Redder, formerly of this city but now employed at Osceola, is visiting friends in this city.
Ex-Sboriff J. VV. Fleming wa* among those who attended the funeral of the late Robert P. Alloo at Williamapoit yesterday.
Mr. William Robbins and wife nee MU* Pike, of Carnbou, Arooitook county, Maine, are guests of Mr. and Mrs. J. N. Getz, East. Water street.
J. Ii vin White, of Huntingdon, general agent of the North Western Insurance Company transacted business in Lock Haveu yesterday afternoon.
Mr. John Christ, a First National bank book-keeper, after bring confined to tho house for novel a1 weeks by dines*, wa* able to be out again yesterday.
T. C. Klutzier, president of the First National bank ia very IU to day having been Uken suddenly with sickness last night. Yesterday he attended a meeting of the bank director*.
Improving a Store Room. Important improvements are being made in the store room of Jacob Brown & Son, which when completed will add greatly to the appearance of the room. Paper hangers and painters are at work covering the ceiling and walls with new paper aud the wood work with u new coat of paint.
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Joint School Exercise*.
The Second Ward Grammar and Secon-dtry schools will hold joint exercises, consisting of recitations, dialogue9, essays, music, (fco., on to-morrow afternoon at 1:30 p. rn. An intreating program bas been arranged. All are invited.
Protected From Storm.
W. II. Davis baa had an attractive cover placed on his baggage express wagon that will proteot the mail and baggage from the element*. It i* painted in a striking manner and he proposes to sell the side* for advertising purposes.
“Grime*’ Cellar Door.*’
The above play will be produced here on the 19th instant. James B. Hackie, well sod favorably remembered for hie olever work a* “Grlmsey, me boy,” in “A Bunch of Koy*,” appears as “Billy Grimes,” in this play.
Roy Yoar Good* st Horn*.
Don’t go out of town to buy your holiday gifts. Patronize your home merchants. Just iu proportion as the homo merchants are patronized, will the town
progress. Spend your money at home.
Ada Ray’* Burlesque*.
Thi* is the attraction at the Opera House for Saturday night. The ladies are •aid to be all good looking and the comedians very olever.
From the Conference New*.
In a note from Rev. E. M. Stevens, he says: “Go March (Uh, 1791, John Wesley died. On May Oil), 1791, Richard Harriott and Lewis Browning were sent by the Baltimore Conference to the newly orgac-ized Northumberland Circuit. This work then extended from Wilkesbarre to Milesburg and embraced a territory now having A memben-hip of probably 20,000 served by aeventy-flve pastors. Id the center of this field our Coaferecce is to meet at its next session. If our Historical Society is to have a part in the exercises of that session what is more appropriate than to observe the joint centennial of these two
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Benedict, the jeweler, make* a handsome display of fine silverware iu bis show window to-day. Mr. Benedict baa just received a larg* stook of goods from which buyers of Christmas gift* will find no trouble in making selections. Call and inspect his stock.
There is a fine display of slippers and ladies fine shoes at Haberstroh’s. The goods are attractive and the manner in which they are shown adds to their attractiveness.
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A Warm Wave.
The temperature ba* been slowly rising since yesterday morning and to-day the weather is soft aod balmy as io spring time. The snow has disappeared from the street and wheeled vehicles have taken the place of sleighs. The warm wave dashes the hopes of the ice men as there are Indications that it will continue for the next twenty four hours at least.
•*1 have been on this road twenty year*, and know just what I am talking about,” said the conductor to the passenger who complained of slow time. “Twenty year*! What station did you get on at,” gasped the paintier
If this old fashioned winter keeps on, It w ill be contrary to the record for tho past two year*. Last Christmas w* bad dandelions blooming in the streets In the oity.
AN ENTHUSIASTIC TELCOIE.
Parnell’s Dublin Admirers ^Unharness His Horse and Draw His Cab,
HE SEIZES O’BRIEN’S (NEWSPAPER*
A Lively ana Exciting Seco* ta the Otto* af “Bolted Ireland**—Fantail Takes Forcible PoiHuioo aad Ejects th* Editors— Club* aad Stoa** Freely Used—Th* Papor Will A pp* *r To-Day a* a Parntll Grana.
London, Dec. IO.—Mr. Parnell and several of bl* supporters arrived at Kingstown this morning. A large crowd was in waiting, and when Parnell descended the gangplank of the steamer he wa* enthusiastically cheered. Aa he made bls way to the train that wa* in waiting to carry him to Dublin, he wa* presented with a number of addresses. Parnell made a brief speech thanking the crowd for hi* reception, aad saying that he did not fur the result #f the fight in whiob he bad entered.
Timothy Healy, Maurice Healy and Matthew J. Kenny, opponents of Parnell, who traveled in the same boat with bim, were reoeived with hostile demonstrations when he left the boat.
When the train reached Dublin an immense crowd WM in waiting and Mr. Parnell was greeted with wild enthusiasm. The horses were taken from the cab and the crowd dragged hi* carriage through the Btroet* to the bouse of Joseph E. Kennedy, where Mr. Parnell is staying. Mr. Parnell again briefly addressed the crowd. Later in the day be will attend a meeting of the committee of the National League. Timothy Healy wa* greeted with groans and biases as be left the train.
PABNBLL CLOCKS A NE WSF AF Kit.
Dublin, Dee. IO. — The newspaper United Ireland bas got into trouble through it* persistent advocacy of the retirement of Mr. Parnell. Mr. Pxrceil ia one of the directors of the company owning the paper, and aotiog in that capacity he today seized the plant of the paper, stopped the issue of the current edition and ejected Acting Editor Bodkin. Barrister Kelly, Henry C*mpbe!J. Mr. Parnell’* private secretary, and Mr. Bony, member of Parliament, were present when the seizure was made. Mr. Parnell ha* plaoed Mr. Loamy in charge of the paper.
When Mr. Bodikin entered his office today be found Mr. Parnell, in possession. Mr. Parnell, in the presence of the other directors, read the articles of association uuder wbioh the company wa* organized and then ordered the Sheriff to eject Mr. Bodkin. The latter made an ineffectual resistance. A desperate row occurred in the dowu stab* office between the sheriff’* officers aud the sub-editors. Sticks aod HtODes were used aa weapons and the air was filled with flying missile*. Finally. after a sharp and fierce struggle, the sub-editors were put out of the building.
The news of the seizure of the paper created great excitement in Dublin and a mob surrounded the offiae. Parnell later addresred the staff, the members of whiob promised to serve him daring the remainder of the criai*. Parnell to-day received a telegram stating that the workmen of Kilkenny would support tim.
LEAMY PUT IN CHARGE.
Mr. Famed pissed Mr. Loamy in obarge of the paper. It has been ascertained that one of the editors got a bint of Mr. Parnell's intention to seize the paper, and made arrangement* to have to-day’s edition printed at an earlier hoar than usual.
The edition was on the point of being issued whoa Mr. FaroelL appeared. He ordered that the entire edition, whiob contained bitter attacks os himself, be destroyed. In the struggle that took place ia the office one of Mr. Bodkin’* supporter* wa* bit on the head with an office stool, receiving a scalp wound. Three of the Sheriff** men received slight contusion*.
Mr. Timothy Healy was at the oflUe of the Nations) League, on Suck Ville street, when the paper wa* seized.
United Ireland will re-appear to-morrow but its policy will be changed, and henceforth it will be issued a* a Parnell Ite organ,
The town clerk at Kingstown presented Parnell with an address, expressing admiration of his resolute resistance of the insolent dictation of GI ’Astone and anearing him of support iu his noble work. The address contained thi* declaration: “The people will not accept any Home Rule scheme not giving to the people full control of the police aud power to settle the land question.”
THE TAPER RECAPTURED
Late to-nigl t a strong force of Parnell’s opponents made a descant upon and re captured the offices of United Ireland,
EDINBURGH GOES BACE ON HIM.
Edinburgh, Dec. IO.—The freedom of the oily ot Edinbnrgu, wbioh wa* recently presented to Parnell, bs* been withdrawn. To day, at the meeting of the Municipal Council. Parnell’* name wa* erased from the roll of Burge****.
A Woadfer Palace,
The holiday opening at tbs stere of Loder, Duncan A Waidtay yesterday, war attended by a great throng of people, and ’
Mr. Loder aod hit clerk* were kept busy until well on in the eveaiog. The store Ie a veritible wonder palace and th* immensity of the stock ss surprising to r visitor*. Among the many floe art!ole* shown are handsome engravings, copyrighted, and' bearing the artist** re-mark, aad of whiob only a limited number hare been printed. In fine china, queans ware aad glassware, there are all grades Irons tho cheapest American maun fee lure to tho Most ooatly imported, and of which yon Oso boy either a single pieoo or a full ast. Tinware, woodenware, leather goods, Ham goods,1 toilet articles and sate, I am pa, silverware, toys, and In faot every thiag aad anything to suit the fancy and. pocket hooka of intended buyers of Christman gifts, oaa be found at Lodsr, Dunces A Waidley's. A visit to th* store will oouvinoo yea that no •ooh stock of good* in that lino wa* ever •bown id this oity before. Th* prices range as doe* the quality of tho articles from the lowest to tbs highest, dad there la no deviation from tbs marked A guru os the goods. Mr. Loder and Bin aseletent* take pleasure in showing good* whether you buy or not, and everybody la invited to call and inspect (be stock. Tho store is handsomely decorated with evergreens and is in holiday attire.
A Big Ejectment Bela
W. P. Mitchell, the surveyor, leat Pottsville attending court as n witness^ ta a big • ejectment suit. Mr. Mitchell baa mad# a survey of the land In dispute and ia therefore an Important witness. Tbs Pottsville Evening Chronicle, of the 8tb last. says: The asse of Daniel Shepp, eO' nL, va. Eckley B. Coxs, st a1., is now on trial before Judges Pershing and Green Wad will probably take several weeks.
Thi* is an ejectment snit brought by Daniel Shepp and others for the lesdrery of a trad of ISO acre* of ooai Undo on Green Mountain, near Brandonvilld ta Union township. The ease wa* tried Aver* I years ego end after five weeks Was derided in favor of Cox*. 1
Congressmao-eleot Wolverton and BZH. Keerober represent the dafsadonte Sad Judge Orris, of Centra coo of y, James Byon and John W. Byon ars for tbs pl ahi ti Ak; Among those present interested I* tho aas* are EokJey B. Coxs, Afeared* BteffW, Nelson Brandon, J. H. Ottersed*r sod Daniel Shepp.
An OU Hi
A copy of th# Incoming- Gazette, printed in Williamsport by IK. Torbert and bearing date of September 24; lflI7 has been laid upon oar table by Mr. George W. Brown, assistant eaahlarof th* Beata Bank. The copy before os is ta. a good Beats of preservation, and the Aret second and a portion of the third voted to politics. The fourth tains advertisements. There aes bot taw of tbs names of the advertiser* ia rite £4-coming Gazette whose ne ame are found lo the W ill isms port paper* of to-dayy ;
"A Royal Pana" at tbs Opera House bo.
KIWI AHD HOm.
Albert Poitz and Miss Emma Gaul were injured while coasting at Shenandoah, Pa., on Monday night, the former fatally.
The assignee of Delamater A Co, bank. era in Meadville, Pa., bas made a statement sbowiog the liabilities to be $644,-700 and the skeets $475,542. .
Ic ia stated by a Kansas City paper that a company composed of English and American capitalists is negotiating for the purchase ef all the type foundries to the United States.
Two women,named Martin and Griffiths, who were supposed to have besa lost from the bark Charles N. Morgan, in fibs Arefy, have arrived at dan Francisco. They report the whole boat’s crew saved.
James Rassa!! Lowell bas besa ordered by his physician to give op hie intention to Isola re before the Un! vanity of Pennsylvania on “The Old English Dramatists.” Mr. Lowell is not seriously Al, but is unable to bear soy heavy strain of work.
Government officers have cap tared i conn ter fellers in Ohio. Two
tared et Canton, one at Massillon and fodr about 25 miles southeast of Massillon. They made $10 bills, aod cm of th* triste to “age” them was to soak th* freak buts
The Farmers’ and Laborers’ Confederation of I ti Inola, in eeerion in Springfield, bos adopted resolutions declaring for the free coinage of silver, the election of President, Vice President, Senators and Jofficiary by the direct vote of th* people; equal taxation of all kinds of property,aad toe parity of the ballot.
Mr. Dugan, an iron workman on the dome of the State House, io Topeka, Kansas, fell Tuesday aod was killed. He ifdll ’ 150 feel aod struck mo iron crees bar. He was frightfully mangled. He was th* niuib iron workman that has been killed within the last five years while at wdr'kbb the State House. «*
A manufacturing firm in Chicago ta about to iotroiuoe the prooess of electrical welding into it* works. With this process aod proper apparatus tar the work it ta possible, it is said, to not only weld Iran aod steel,, but also to weld metals whish so far have not been successfully united. Pierce of snob metals and alloys as wrought iron, copper, silver, brass. lead, tin,
Inn, and even east Iron, are welded to sack otter, bot tbs bs of