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McKean County Miner (Newspaper) - March 06, 1896, Smethport, PennsylvaniaOf v t l. Xxxiii. Smethport fa., March a 1836. Number successors to Barnes Hengerer co. Y., wednesday. March 1, cycles bicycles High Grade wheel at the beginning of a triumphal March for them out stepping even the great Success of last nothing less will suffice. We be brought High class wheels within your reach at one the old time prices. It has made the store better known and better liked and we be pre fed for still larger usefulness. The bicycle that we Are Selling for fifty dollars Are Thor Ihly up to Date and strictly first class. The men s wheel answers to this description i Diamond Frame ii Inch tubing Best Quality re enforced at joints Inch head. Height of Frame. 25 inches. Front pm double Crown. Smiths Fork of three styles. Seamless i Inch tubing Cork grip first Quality. Inch first Quality Wood rims. Best double butted spokes. Drop forged accurately milled and hardened. Lacharle. Interchange blk rim on Large sprocket for change of gear throw drop forged Oval. For changeable. Light and dust proof. J Inch. Ward. Styles rubber or rat trap Wrights Quick repair or Hartford single tube. Wheel 44 Inch. Weight. 23 pounds. Tread. Gear. Black enamel or t Ark red. Bright parts thickly Nickel plated. That s the Buffalo the ladies wheel is practically the same and both Are guar cd Lor one year. If the cry were Guesswork or uncertainty in make up we would t Tocu ranter them. But we know All about them know the Little parts that Don t show altogether we defy the world to produce better wheels for the Money. The we Hengerer co death Al a Eickman county Pioneer. The venerable James Daly one of the older settlers of Mckean county died at his Homo in Keating town help on fold a february 38th, 1806, at the advanced age of eighty one years and Twenty five Days. Or. Daly was born near Tralee county Kerry Ireland february 4th, j815, and with Bla lather s family immigrated to Halifax Nova Scotia about 1833 or 34. Young James being ambitious and anxious to Advance in the world and not finding such opportunities As be bad hoped for to Halifax shipped aboard a merchantman la which vessel be made one trip to the West indies but on his re turn having tired of the life of a Sailor Young duly abandoned hta sea faring no Tion and followed the family who bad during his absence left Halifax and gone to Philadelphia. Soon realizing that the advantages offered to a poor Man in the Quaker City were not at that time at Ull Flitter lug they left the City and Cutie to Mckean county settled in Keating township late in the year 1834. Or Early in that of 1835. And of the Laud Theu purchased the subject of this sketch continued to reside until the Dar of ills death. The pioneers of Mckean Aud adjoining encountered All or the hardships Aud disadvantages Luc deut to Frontier life at that Early compar non with Vyt s which the Western Pioneer of the present dollars Are Baw the 8llgbte8t a inception. Home seekers of those Days were not assured that the could be car i Riel hundreds of Miles beyond the out posts of civilization where Good lauds could be gotten for nothing where Potora could be und Protection guaranteed by the United states army. The follow lug incident recently related the writer will serve to illustrate the difference Between the Palace curs of earlier Days and those of the present. Or. Daly the father of James when coming to Mckean came via. Jersey Shore and there be formed the acquaintance of Daniel Crossmore still living at Kain who was Coli aug to since port. To Gether they started on i heir journey Tor the Mckean county seat Adu truce of one Hundred Miles Crosa Oiler on horse Back not duly on foot. As they were proceeding on their Way crw Squire would hurry on four or live Miles hitch the horse to a tree and Theu walk ahead and duly coining up to the horse would a hitch mount and ride until lie would latter would a Ralu take the horse to the front a distance again dismount Bitch the horse Aud walk on Daly in Turu do ing As he had done before and thus they completed their journey to . In James Daly was married to Miry Varney of Millford Citta Rangus county a. V and of this Union were 68 and 72. A Ora at company. Under the above heading we clip extracts from the Coudersport Democrat of tuesday in reference to the to be Given at the Kittredge opera House monday and tuesday nights of next week As follows the characters of log Omar and the hero and heroine Are not unworthy of the highest dramatic ability and it night in the hands of mos Winter and Charles Hague the proved Resistless. Miss Winter won great distinction and thoroughly confirmed the cherished belief in her great ability. Her acting was almost without blemish. She was entirely untrammelled by the faulty conventional rules that usually govern la roles each us that she assumed and Dis played most decorous and artistic self restraint. Slie has a charming personality a Well modulated voice. Her bearing Nind speech were gracious and winning in All her mingled Intercourse with her companions. Her trying scenes were marked by a self restraint an rare asic was delightful Charles Hagar is Well known As an actor of ability. His Ine mar was devoid of All trl Kerr. Intelligent in Conception curbed in repose by excellent judgment. Edwin Hough thu also merits Praise for Bis Force Ful impersonation of the miserly paly the contemptible characteristics that repulsive creature were drawn in no Uncertain hues. Tho rest of the cast was capable. The Asch Bishops a Cuck. We take the following from Buffalo is prets la relation to Arch Bishop Ireland s modification of a re cent decree in reference to secret societies the previous decree condemnatory of the societies of Odd Fellows knights of pythias and sons of Temperance Are modified in two important Polata. First. Catholics who bad joined organizations before the condemnation and who by total of the ease with them would suffer Seri Ous Jeri meet. Are now allowed to leave their names on the Rolls of the societies and Par into them dues and assessments All other participation. However being still prohibited. Loudly particular cases where Ordinary difficulties arise from compliance with the letter of condemnation Are now adjudicated finally by the tribunal of the Delegate in washing ton instead of having to be referred to the congregations of Rome which being Remote Are Lese Able to understand oar local Ciriaca Standee and cont locations arising from them. What in the archbishop s opinion forma the Only Gravamen of the Church against the societies of the Odd Fel lows Aud knights of pythias is the religions features in them which apparently Transfer them into religious or churches. Those societies should leave out from their constitutions and rituals the mention of altars chaplains bibles Etc., and adhere exclusive of All re Ligou forms to their Triine Parr pose of Benevolence and brotherly counsel. In so doing the societies their genuine re move needless and offensive. Barriers and invite to their membership men of All classes and All Council meeting. At a meet i g of the Council last Mon Day night the following officers were sworn in by Burgees Hopkins Council men c. Herzog Stem l Charlie Johnson Burg bad Wick d. C. Young and f. D. Gallup High Constable j. A. Yerdon. There being a tie at the election be tween s. Ebell and curl the coun cil was at Liberty to appoint a Man to fill the vacancy caused by the non election Llowell Sartwell s name was received Aud there were but two dissenting votes to his election. This appointment is j though in part apologized for by highly satisfactory As he is a valuable Spain should arouse of addition to the excellent councilmen in patriotism in the bosom of every Power. He was sworn in last night. J american citizen who has . After this business wus Over the new Itne old Flag the idea of a fourth How Long will Uncle Sam Ait quietly and allow old glory to be insulted in foreign lands. Of the mob at Barcelona Spain last sunday Al Council was organized and the following officers elected president Frank Kerns Secretary a. Palmer treasurer f. D. Gallup. Mention the St mfr when writing or calling. Get into line and go to Gleason s for Fine photography Holmes g1lfillan i born sixteen children eleven of whom iras ill living. Or. Mrs. Daly be guilty to the charge Sam Bloomster re rate King Dou like Spain allowing her rabble to trample. Old glory in the mud and be permitted to assault the i office of our Council be carrying matters on came Sirh. J tee and Spain taught a last monday Nous ran a Deer into lesson in keeping her Rawe to be Bloomster hollow up Marvin Creek. A Zience that they Wilt not soon forget Young Man by the nume. Of Louis u Iqd-., if the. Adn ministration does not display Sor tired at the Deer with Bird shot More Back Bone in our Al Edwardm Noii Ossam a Louister fired i tons an american will at the Deer with a 44 calibre Winchester a8 aupied to hold up Bis head in eur Rifle Yozing Windsor Theu Cut the Der s j Ope the Hbert Loving people of the Throat for which he was arrested Aud on whote world have always looked die Way to Justice Knapp s of lace Bloom-1 , to stars and stripes Ster and Winder. Sri. A freed that Louis of thl8 Punj weak aet Ibn of Windsor should plead guilty to the charge your of Ternent we shall of killing Deer out of season and each of of the uni the Yousik men pay halt of. The Hue and t a costs. After Louis Windsor had plead j j to to the agreement. Then " Iod Sor sr., swore out a warrant forthe have the finest and most com plete Stock of All kinds of building in materials to be found in Mckean county. Hemlock Pine and red Cedar Hoo Hoo. Grades of our Washington red Cedar Are without doubt the Best shingles Ever sold anywhere. X we have everything you can possibly want to build in Stock in All grades. Come and see us. We Are glad to show our goods. New facilities have been added and up to Date work can be turned out on Short notice. I am still leading Competition in j Crayon portraits. J Call and see the exhibit. R. C. Gleason photographer. A. Man Una the when writing or calling. Ing i out Ijac acid determined i name used their Llfra n voyage with and with Siron hearts and willing hands Accom-1 Trest of Bloomster s Sou which polished much rearing their Large family to rnai Hood and oui Anhorn who were of Freedom will bide his wings in shame. His Bead under at the sweetest music requires a Washburn these magnificent guitars banjos mandolins and Withers enjoy a world wide reputation. The name oco. Washburn is plainly burned upon the inside. Why not drop in tomorrow and give an Opportunity to explain t to Yoa a Lew of their grandest Points catalogue Kreb e. L Smith go., a. Slake pianos groans and flt Sica Meretia Odise Olean n. Emil thamm Manda Etc bebop cigars and chewing and smoking tobacco pipes Etc Smethport a. Insurance. Life. Fire and Accident written by w f speght 8hethpobt, a. Pood reliable companies a notice. Of j. 3. A wet. Vico Dauod. Notice is Heredy Given that let ten of upon the estate of j. J. Bayer. Of scr web town Aiila to Kean county. Tare granted by the Buffi iter of uld county to Edward Taa Oer of Villej. Moses Cocat. A. All to us will Lemed us payment All Sci Tom a Myles Elloa tit cat uld estate will Coo present the Edwaed Taehee. U Solnit to the in to their old Ucucu Multaf in a conic Toucy which cared for them provided a coat portable to ninth i tue evening of a Long Aud Wel Sprat life. Tie dolls devout catholics the film Catholic service held in this Etc Ion Van in the House of Jairns Daly in or 44, by the Kev. Father Bertha of Pittsburg. Whenever a priest Foi Many succeeding visited Januch o the country now Quwwn As the Northern tier they were entertained by these game parties and some of the highest Degni tapirs of the Catholic Charch in the United Sta Tab Hove been guests of James and Alary daiy. Nor was their hospitality confined to the Gen Ero atty extended to the laity As there Are those now living who Bear cheerful willing testimony to Tho fact. Appreciating that the end was drawing near or. Daly expressed a desire to have a priest called and on thursday the 27th u t Kev. In incr attended and gave him the lust rites of the Church and at about the Watne the following Day. In fall Possession of his faculties surrounded by Bla children sons daughter and Grana a oreo Daly breathed his last and his soul winged it Way to that Bourne whence no traveler Ever returns. On monday morning March 2nd, at 10 clock the funeral was held at St. Eliz Church Smethport. The Rev. Father Angelus of St. Bonnventure col lege Allegany n. T., officiated and preached an elegant Sermon which was latent by a Large conure Gabiou com posed of catholics and non catholics. The service being Over the remains were conveyed to the in Thollot cemetery and Aid Beadle Bla devoted and faithful wife who bad proceeded him to the crave about old and one half year before. As a husband fatties Friend neighbor and citizen Only Good could be said of ilm. Now that he is unable to do to for himself. Us All but especially those of als immediate Kindred and friends Bear n mind to continually soy that the Rood lord May have mercy on Bis soul. Dissolution notice. Notice 19 a Krebs gives that the in of Cut Ankip Mac Bloj beige dec n c. Wal Jit Taa d. W. Wright Taia Matinul mad it Ltd onid Vam All . Wildhat. A Wax orc. No Beauty Ever Tomuo hero Best in Locsaj flyer o hair Vii or dressed 3er hair chief Clary be loaf eased Don e invite by Erper i Mentler. Despona upon one Melnate Mccagh care and Yoa Bavo immediate Relief. It Antwi Oroop. The Only Trai Lew remedy that molts. A. W. Col Grovo the pro to Tenn but advanced the of ver i son s3 10 More or in All . Kathr an expensive luxury it the sea non of the year. Or. Hall will not Keman. The Minuit regrets very much to learn j that or. Hall will not have Cliare of the Cre Avaery Llie coming season. Under Hli Able management Tjie Creamery was a decided Success. butter had secured a reaching reputation and it wbb destined to grow. This in it self would have been an inducement to the Farmers to increase their dairies Aud would Bave been beef Lafed by or. Hall remaining. Such a capable butter maker need nut Long remain out of h Job. May him where e rhe goes. It is to be hoped the Creamery manage of Ohio a Tiv of Lucas county. Frank j. Cheney makes oath that be. Is the senior partner of the firm of i. J. Heney co., doing of and in i that said firm will pay the. Sum of one Hundred dollars for each and. Every Case of Catarrh that cannot be cured by the use of Hall s Catarrh cure. Frask j. Chewey. before me and subscribed in nay presence this oth Day of Decem Ber a. 1ssg. A. W. Or Tason. I notary Public. Catarrh cure is taken internally and directly on the blood and Muni ment will secure As fully As competent u Superino Eudeail Nus surfaces of the system testimonials five. Send for House Worth the eminent of Philadelphia will be at m. Larm Strong s on saturday March 14, where he a question answered. Correspondent asks will you please answer through the column of your paper what the qual it cations Are for voters in the primaries in april. Why i ask is because there la a Jerreat difference of opinion in this place As to whether any but Bop Blicaus can vote in a re publican Rule 3 of the new rules governing the Republican primaries says republicans being Quin Lett Delec Tore of the election District in which any caucus is held and none others except rows dog entitled to vote on age or a prawns naturalized since the Laap election shall be entitled to a vote at Sochi the Bine Bird the bailed As a Harbinger of Spring it is also a reminder that a Blond purifier to prepare the system for the debilitating weather to come. Listen and you will hear the Birds singing take Ayer a Saraps Rula in March. April. for boat. Rooms Over my store occupied by or. Pierce will be vacated in a few Daya. When same jul be for rent d. C. To Tang a Toab of nature makes Tea whole world a cup of heart s Delight Coffee Happy. Fora Aleby j. Cold Grote. Will meet All who desire their eyes examined with a sew to secure or change or Speet elea to suit the present condition of the Eye. Or. Houseworth has had Many Perie Oce having been engaged Mclen Tilc work with the Well known of j. W. Queen co., Philadelphia. To Char Gib for examination. Drs. Mudge and Chadwick performed an operation on mrs Ingley Lyell verday morning. Or. Bad Wick reports her do log Well. They also removed an abbess from the Back of we Joyner of Colegrove yesterday morning. Or. Mccoy reports father Galligan a lung finely. A ladies gentlemen buffering with Throat and lung difficulties to pall our drug store for a bottle of Ottov can which we ure Distri Bui ing free of charge and we. Oan confidently recommend it ii a Superior remedy for bronchitis Cooan Metido and Allodia Kaaea of the Throat and inn git. It will atop a Oong quicker than any known remedy. We will guarantee in to. Cum you. 1c your children have croup or Oonah it in sure to Tost amt Oltof. Don t delay but trial Large sic a to and Ftfe. Som by to. Coy a drug store a a Anoa Colegrove
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