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Lock Haven Express (Newspaper) - June 9, 1890, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania oetitu. NINTH YEAK-NO. 85. LOCK HAVEN. PA.. MONDAY. JUNE 9, 1890. PRICE-TWO CENTS EVENING^^BESS �I55L^LY BROTHERS '.~TT PJJBI.ISHKM CURRENT COMMENT. Now let Chicago go to work in earnest and get np that Fair._ Editors and reporters of newspapers in New York have been exempted by law from jury duty. TmxK of 392 oases of eggs as Becurity for a loan of (5,000 to a produce dealer! Yet a Frovidenoe bank accepted them and is now attempting to recover the value of the spoiled hea fruit. Tbkbe is no disposition toward disar mament in Germany. Occupied as he is with bis labor reform, the Kaiser does not forget his army. Bis central thought seems to be that the army is the source of bis strength. German textile manufacturers are unhappy beeiUBe of the McKinloy bill, and in their extremity are beseeching the Chancellor of the Empire to take a band in shaping tbe law-making of tbe American Congress. It is interesting to observe tbat some of the Pattison managers are now intimating to ex-SeDator Wallace tbat he may have tbe United States Senatorahip if he will only be good enongh to retire from the fight for the Governorship. Mas. Harbison" has been presented with the cottage at Cape May Point which she occupied last season. It is the first property which the lady of tbe White House has ever owned in her own name and she is as happy as a, child with a new doll. Col. William A. Stone, of Pittsburg, who was nominated for Congress to succeed Col. Bayne, baa declined, owing to the intense opposition in his district to the manner of his nomination. He will be a candidate, however, before the people at the new primaries. Our friend, James W. Clark, is a candidate for Associate Judge, subject to the decision of tbe Democratic oonnty uonven-tion. James is working hard for the nomination and if he secures it, and is elected, and makes half as good a Judge as he did Register and Recorder tbe voters of Clinton county will have no cause to regret their choice. The Republicans of the First Congressional District of Maine in convention at Portland on Thursday unanimously renominated Thomas B. Reed for the seat in tbe House of Representatives which he has so long and ably filled. This is the eighth conseoutive nomination which they have given to Sir. Reed, and at tbe end of the term, which he will undoubtedly be elected to fill, he will have oompleted a service of sixteen years in the lower House. Fifty Founds of Tront. The Four John's Party returned last night from a week's fishing expedition on the East Fork of the Sinnemahoning. In four days they oanght 964 speckled bean-ties and brought borne with tbem fifty pounds of as fine looking trout as is often seen. They had a great many ten and twelve inoh trout among tbe lot. Tbe party consisted of John T. Beardsley, Moore Fredericks, John McClintock and Harris Mussina. Litter Lilt. The following list of letters remain uncalled for in the Look Haven post office np to Saturday, June 7, 1890: William Carpenter, James A. Clark (2), J. W. Demorest, Miss Elin Esselina, L. J. Fisk, Miss Jennie J. Smith, Lucretia Jackson, Wm. J. Kennedy, Miss Emma C. Mann, Eliza Owens, Mrs. E. Roberts, Emma Shrise, Cbae. E. Simons, Peter Sillan, Miss Hattie Teasdale, Julius Weaver, Miss Ida Willmore, Miss Emma Zerby. R. 8. Barker, P. M. Foot Cruihad. Mr. David Salmon, the salesman of the Queen's Run Fire Brick Co., had his left foot crushed at Queen's Run Saturday afternoon by the wheels of one of the olay cars passing over the toes of bis foot. The large toe wss'cut clear to the bone, but fortunately no bones were broken. Dr. Hayes was oalled to dress tbe wound. Clinton County Agricultural Society. There will be a meeting of the Clinton County Agrionltural Society on Friday evening, Judo 13th, at the office of Dr. J. M. Dnmm, at Mackeyville. Delegates will be elected to represent tbe Society in the election of Trustees of Stato College, June 25th. J. A. Herr, President. Going to Williams port. The C. T. A. Band of this city has been engaged to aocompany Good Will Hose Company to Williamsport on the Fourth of July. The band will bo augmented by a number of musicians aud no doubt will make a-orcditable showing. A new .lag-stone pavement has been laid in front of tbs Samuel Christ property on Bellefonte avenue. FATAL SHOOTING MISTAKE Sad Death of a Colored Han at the Washington Soldiers' Home. A SHOT E0K A DOG ENDS HIS LITE I lie l'ufurtnn�tc Man Was on HI. Way to the Home to Coll on HI. Wire Who I. Employed There, and an Old Veteran, Who Wa. Annoyed by Dog., Fired Into the Darkness with Fatal Effect Washington, June 8.-William How ell, a colored man, lay dead this morning near the wall of the Lodge opposite one of the ontrances to tbe Soldiers' Home in this city. Cnrled up in one arm was a small terrier, and standing gnard over the body of the dead man was a large hound. His faithful companions bad been the unwitting cause of his death. Tramp dogs have infested the grounds of tbo Soldiers' Homo lately, and orders were issued to shoot them. John Dolan, who acts as watobman at one of tbe entrances, was awakened about one o'olook this morning by the noise of dogs, and securing an old navy revolver fired it in the direotion of the nolae, which immediately ceased. Dolan went to bed again and slept until awakened by a passer by who oalled his attention to the dead body outside his window. The bullet bad entered tbe throat, and death must Have been instantaneous. Howell's wife was a domestic in the lodge where Dolan slept, and he had come there to sea her, when the noise of one of his dogs awakened the old watobman. A coroner's jury to-day acquitted Dolan. PUNGENT FOT FOUKBI.. CHILDREN'S DAT AT TRINITY. Snoccoefal Observance by th. Methodist Sunday School Sunday Afternoon. Children's Day was again successfully observed by Trinitv M. E.- Sunday school yesterday afternoon. This school always has an interesting program for this occasion and yesterday was no exception. A large audienoe was present to witness the exercises, which commenced at two o'clock. The big auditorium was very tastefully decorated with evergreens and flowers. Seven arohea spanned the aisles, while the alcove back of the pulpit was filled in with archeB, from which were suspended several mottos. The exercises opened with the hymn, "Coronation," which was followed with prayer by the pastor, Rev. J. A. Wood, jr. Reading the lesson by Miss Elma Armstrong came next, after which a song was rendered by tbe school. The Children's Meeting by about twenty-five little ones was quite interesting. Miss Stella Wood-ley then gave a recitation. "The Angels Are Looking On Me" was nicely rendered by about a dozen little misses. "Thoughts on Givinic" was tbe subject of an address by Miss Hoover. Recess and collection came next. "In Memorinm," by Master Bruce Borter, represented by a broken column in memory of members of the Sunday school, who died during tbe past year, was a touching number on the program. A pleasing solo was given by Mias Lulu Al|abacb, assisted by the obolr. A recitation by Miss Jessie Batcheler, "The Minister's Sermon," was finely rendered and much enjoyed by the audience. "Sowing and Reaping," recitations and songB by thirty members of the school, was excellent. Five young ladies in costume-Misses Millie Evans, Lillian Hiller, Cordie Abthony, Lizzie Uhultz and Mary 1'eoples-representing China, Japao.India, America and the American Indian were the leading characters. A male quartette, Messrs. Snyder, Eddy, Adama and Vandersloot sang a song that was well received. Tbe exercises closed with music and all went away delighted. A Hotel In the Sheriff*. Hands. ' Wilkesbakre, June 8. - Tbe Eagle Hotel, the leading hostelry in Pittston, will be closed by the Sheriff to-morrow. Just before the Protonotary's office closed yesterday afternoon, judgment* aggregating nearly $5,000 were entered up againBt the proprietor, S. R, Ferrell. Collections were issued and a levy is to be made to-morrow morning. Death of a Princeton Professor. Princeton, N. J., June 8.-The Rev. James Clement Moffat, D. D., professor emeritus of the church, historian in Princeton Theological Seminary, died yesterday at his home on tbe Seminary grounds. The Normal Examinations. The examinations at tbe Central State Normal School in this city will begin on the 2ilh inst. The senior class numbers thirty this year and all, of course, hope to pans. The commencement will bo held on Thursday morning, July 3d. The Fallen llouso menagerie has been moved into tbe yard. The monkeys canse considerable merriment for the young folks. A XlictllanMus Mlxtora of Seas* and Hon �ansa Scissored and Scribbled. "Pray what IS your ace?" said ye And ye damsel spoke never a word. "Are fboli.n, Insane, deaf, humpbacked' or lame?" And sue smiled at a thought so absurd. "Do you powder or paint?" and her untie it grew faint. "Do you snoae, MtaSjand have you cold ftet! Te dBmael yet she spake not, you bet,  But ye man he lay dead In ye street. Snow shovels have been laid away in camphor. It's fashionable to carry a raised parasol on the abady aide. It is ice cream saloon etiquette to keep on the kid gloves. The fork is more bon-ton than th* knife to .scoop up peas with. " In the summer tbe sale* of shoe* are doubled, as oompared with the winter trade. Besetting aina of too many young men of the days is drink and gambling. Th* girl in white is about.  � -  - -. The man "devoted to his family" la rarely a "prominent olub maaS." > Men of sense and refinement- have no matrimonial use for the masculine, girl. Have you "enumerated ?" The man ia lucky who gets a fortune In a wire instead of a fortune with her. Often a very little thing will .prevent  life being the lueoeea It might have been. bbrewd lawyers say It l driving a stout little donkey. To my wife I then spoke, by way or* Joke:- "There's a relation of your. In that carriage," To which she replied, as the donkey she spied, u Ah, yes; a relation-by marriage!" Fashionable friendship* can never be guaranteed to continue in adversity. He never shirks his daily duties-the professional loafer. Fly screens are selling. One of the most beautiful light* lu the world ia the electric illumination at Niagara Fall*. Picnic lemonade will be nude Ihi* season In the same old way. The girl holda tbe lemon and tbe fellow does tbe squeezing. Soda water, when they can't get beer, la the popular drink in Willianuport. The palatable strawberry now figures most prominently on the outside oounter of the green grocer. Census taker-Now for a bold move. (Ahem !) Madam, what ia your age 1 Tree* being trimmed. The flower of tbe family usually bloom* in the shade. The pap*1 that say. something mean about you is never lost In th* mails. No supreme Court decision can compel any one to drink original package*. Fewer people would be wicked if they would only atop to think how bad It look*. When there is lots of mod tbe people kick, and when it is dusty we kick. We kick when it is cool and kick when It is warm, and suppose we will continue to kick nntil we take onr final kiek into eternity and there, If we get belt aobanoe, we are liable to kiek also. Verily we are a discontented people. Selah. Roses and wedding*. There is really no tangible objection to violently plaid trousers except tbat tbey keep one constantly wondering wboae move it is. There's all the difference in tbe world betweon a friend in need and a needy friend. It is a careful wife who put. fonr big berries on top of her husband's dish and even at tbe bottom of her own. SUNDAY WITH THE ADVENTS. A Tremendous Crowd at the Camp of the Seventh-Day Adventists. SYNOPSIS 01 SESK0HB .PBEA0HED, Which Commenced at an Early Hour In tbe Morafos aad Terariulis at Might Pleasant Weather; �sit At* Beet or Order The during Service* To-TMy-Tke Baptism of aKaaibnlntheCreek Ta-Day. Sunday dawned olear and pleasant but much cooler. EverytUngtender} to make it pleasant - for the tenters and T those who came to hear. : At ttkv-esrlf hour of half past five a. fn. Dr. J. H. Kellogg, of Battle Creek, Hlqb., spoke upon the, subject of "Medical Mmikmary Wash*!,' teaching people to care for"their phyaasatnature in a way to preserve health, w*f .practiced by Moses. Christ spent mjash time in healing the sio�, Columbus 1. Rochester-Atheletia 3, Rochester 1, Brooklyn-Brooklyn 9, Syracuse 5. Standing of the Clnhs. NATIONAL LEAGUE. Won. Lost. Philadelphia...;}* u Cincinnati.......a a Chicago-....._.20 IS raklyn Brooklyn.........23 16 platers' league. Won. Lost. New York........U 19 Boston.............18 20 Cleveland.......11 21 Pllttourg....... 8 27 Won. LosUI Boston..............it 1a of Miss aToBfll. Resolutions adopted by the H, & A. A.,!> LookHsven, Pa., on the death-of Cre*' trade McGlll:  '   '�� Whxrkas, On June15,18M>,- the' Angel; of Death again entered our AJusaal asm: removed from us one of oar *aemb*r*,Mk�r Gertrude MoGill, therefore, be it . . ,T. Baoltid, That while wesinoersly mourn the loss we have sustained in bar aaata'* we humbly bow insubmiflsloa to Hiss who-doeth all things well. . Saolvtd, That In her death we have lost, an honored and respected membsr of' the') Alumni Association: "' "'� Baelted, Thst we tender oar sUmenS' and heartfelt sympathy to tb*.family ia; their bereavement. -  Oalck'wetk. ' ' '""'J The City School Board last Friday-night > forwarded its annual report to the aatbnr- -Itiee at Harrisburg and Saturday aftmnaon'-received a warrant from the Stato Trams-; urer for (3,079, the yearly school appropriation from the State. This: is usaily M00 more than last year.' - TrsmsadeusTrout. / Charles J. Wait.' depot muter at, the P.^ & �. R. R., returned at boob fram th* ap < river districts with a basket osVkmwUhlu trout. There was a dozen among' the lot ; that would average a foot in length- They " aotnalry made one's mouth water to gahe upon them. . ..... A Quiet Sabkath.  � Yesterday was an unusually quiet day in the city. A large crowd was in attsod- . anoa at the Adventists' eampmeetlng, while others enjoyed a ride on the sveasare steamers or in the country. The. livery- '� men did a big business. Married at Camden Mr. Clarence Tf. Banna and Miss Mary Bmily Caldwoll, both of this elty, were married at Camden,' N. 3., on Tuesday; June 3d, by Fred. W. Tvr,. a JastieaQt the Peaoe, . ;