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Daily Gazette (Newspaper) - December 23, 1884, Xenia, Ohio
Fulli tuesday december 23 1884 f Irown to night dont fall to attend a entertainment at opera Jjo tue Toni Takt Young meeting Loii Ignjat Oclock at the 0 a two or three and dior do Tell the Morr of Tui police work mini Gertie Ole Oieni of it the guest of numerous the reserved Santa for cd Rumm matinee and nightly the Georgie Minn Treuil Are now of Aale at Mccori Ueki or Geiger one of the route of t company helping the at Point during the holi Mia Kate o urn of West water Reet left thin morning for an trait to her Wiater n r Hubbard of Nicke Rood Kan one through express car loaded sex Clin ively with or ten for Xenia Spring fild find Dayton dealers will arrive Here at this evening j h Mcmillan will Lead mating tonight at the y m c a at the meeting to close promptly w thut Bone need May away because of the entertain mint the significant difference in taxes mail Itu rated in our new Harper where an 1824 Greene county tax capt for us on j60 acres of land in Spring Valley to published the land is said to be now Worth per acre to hear mini Nella f Browns readings Well Worth Price of and in addition we Are to have some or our beat 1 Cal musical Talent the entertainment will be a very m i Tor iou tone and a de serving of the patronage of our Best pimple seats can be at Corry 50 cts till 7 this eve the Georgia Qew Trette the greatest of All Jubilee Sinatra in their lifelike de Ripton of clinic scenes on the introducing Camp meeting Conge South Tirl their original putting and levee winging with the original Georgia Roi Strela who appear at the opera House Christmas matinee and night geat a array gig his business a urn to leave for co it Nabua next month to attend to his duties he will not be a candidate f reelection the names of the following gentlemen Are mentioned in connection with the office John b Joseph it timings b w Arnett Horace Ank enl pm and Steven should Al these become candidates it would make a Lively race Dayton journal amusing incident occurred at the Fra diabolo rehearsal last night an old gentleman we had responded to the Calls As originally to n religious meeting to be led by or and maj my Granatin at association Hall not noticing the announcement at the door and in the papers that the meet ing would be held in the presbyterian Church on account of the opera rehear Sal with head bowed Down and solemn tread entered the Hail and sought a front seat evidently expecting to take part in a revival service he seemed bewildered upon looking about him Aud afterwards scared turning in an uneasy manner to speak to one near him he said what in the world is going on Here a fax sort of a religious meeting is this upon the explanation being made that it was the rehearsal of an opera company be Jarose immediately exclaiming my god let me out of and hurried toward the door As though the evil one was after him there waa quite an amusing scene at Cincinnati just after the close of the performance of Silver King it Heucks theatre Ian evening Rose Milliard and Lillian Milliard two listers occupied prominent teats at the theatre at the expense of a society Young Man and the of a prominent and wealthy Mer chant it seemed the aforesaid Young Man had been a Friend of sister Roge but the and smiles of sister Lilian had caused him to prove false to the former the Young Man was espied in the theater by two Sisters who after the performance made a grand Rush for him each in Hopes of securing him first Lillian captured the prize but not with out a struggle for at the Corner of twelfth and Vine the couple were accosted by the or Row who Wai Luigi of from her Tilk ready to tear them both to pieces a Large crowd fathered around the two to see the fun the Young Man fearing an exposure Slid to the Back ground mud allowed the two Sisters to have out a cry from one of the crowd that the hoodlum Wagon we coming caused the ones to scamper Fella f Brown tonight cd Fob school closed Friday for two weeks vacation there was an anniversary Surprise party at is James Townsley last Fri Day and John Brewer returned Friday evening from a prospecting tour in the weal Adam Hujbert a Butcher from yellow Spring was arrested Here saturday for peddling without a License Rev j h lifer lectured in the m p Chuick Sabbath morning and in the presbyterian Church in the even ii g on National Reform Mccormick Din Bucuy states that Ackers English remedy Haa and does cure contracted consumption ask for circular at entirely new Medicine guaranteed def jew for f Railroad rumbles the 1hikii in to Bikk 1uvk Cath foot Ifasi on Niue track Flor the Ken Paw the front pc Laii lot went Iii a among Railroad men Well authenticated by Facto that two Acci deut Are always followed by the Thirl Oue it ii True that Whf i a rail Ovid mail meet with to Accident he in Likely to neet with the aame Inu Fortunie again the bad Luck of ii usually traceable to thei Twe kind of that Baa Caus to previous wreck the two wreck of and Mon Day were expend we of the fuel that two cannot on the name track Tim morning at three Oclock a freight train going went tried the Experiment of running the rear end ahead of the front end a going Down the heavy Grade on the Dayton and Western Road just this ride or new the train a vim broken into at he top the wan can were jammed into kindling Wood and three Railroad men Are on the and the train waa in charge of 01 Conner conductor win Euia Engi Neer and Mike Mcman Almu Conner on hid firm trip after having been off thirty on account of a Accident at Nigger it a understood Here that Ellis the Engi Neer tried to run bin engine ahead but that the brakeman had put on the brakes and they could not b gotten Oft in time although the Engineer whistled them who Reep Josile for wreck m Well who left the switch open Are problems with which the Railroad authorities must wrestle for awhile one of Ibe narrow escapes of Yeater Dayu collision at the Little Miami Sta Tion occurred this Way conductor Clifford of the freight train waa stand ing Between the tender and the first car adjusting the coupling which was Bro Ken with a Chain he heard no 5 coming but paid no attention until she sounded her Dow Brakea whistle he then stepped out to see what Sta the matter in see the tender go crushing several feet into the car it was an escape narrow enough to suit the ambition of the Mont eager searcher after thrilling adventure engines 211 and 241 that figured in the wreck at Highlands Sabbath Ning Lay of the hide track at this place nose to Noge this morning on their Way to the Pendleton they looked like two Olio had been engaged in a fight to the off flesh torn Teeth out Riba protruding broken lying stiff in death of the Field of combat a foot pads work Squire waylaid and seriously injure the scared away in time to pre Yent robbery Lau night about 8 Oclock while Sisel Hollingsworth was return ing from the City to Hia Hume on Spring Hill and when about to enter his Gate he was attacked by a highwayman who slipped up from the rear and struck him aver the head with a heavy Blunt instrument or Hollingsworth was felled to the ground by the blow calling for help As he fell Hia wife and daughter inlaw heard the cry and going to the door saw a Man Ruc nip from the House when they reached the Gate they found or Holifi Osworth lying in an unconscious condition by the of neighbors he was carried into the House and or c m Galloway summoned an examination of the wound showed that the blow had produced a severe contusion and was considered dangerous or he Lingsworth remained in an unconscious condition during the entire night and up to 8 Oclock this morning a period of 12 hours his recollection of the is that the Man who struck him followed him quite a distance and at first he kept an Eye on him until As Hollingsworth thought the fellow had thought himself discovered Given up but it seems that he resorted to a Little strategy to his Point this morn ing or Hollingsworth was resting As As possible under the but will have a very Sre head for some time to come there is no clue Ai to who perpetrated the outrage the City a at present infested with a Large num bar of desperate characters who Kinf advantage of our miserably lighted do not hesitate to attempt any ides of crime to their do had heaps or fun anyway Washington december Story is going the rounds that Butler is a the language of the Street pretty hard owing to election exp need already mentioned in Thea dispatches he recently mortgaged two houses of Capitol Hill for it that lie was obliged to do Tom or sacrifice some valuable properly elsewhere he is credited with having his Check for payable in february next which he had not ready Money to All of which he Noi lined in the Devi Ous Way known to politics he a credited with saying 1 had a Heap of fun if i didst make any Money during the Mccormick it aies that indigestion pre pares every one for Ilia be but it u a ran table to cure forma of def a Tanh ilk if Aud for the Jatoi Teju of our l Vitura m Home to Over or Oal intern Aud my Tuti Leui Are to married Oyster Aupper in Jacksonv Hall Tulou Cash grocery Schrut Msten night Lottie de Laoc of Toledo in by Vir filing her Aud Many Frieada Mary a us Derwood in Huppin of having received a veil 1 be unit week time from Chrin Tualii Down to new Yea tuday will be Chuck full of Etc Ive pare for them on last even Piug a Large number of the Choice of were we Joneak Ink no orig Ewt Markei i on their Wayto mrs Mildred where they cordially welcomed or Hill the Carpenter be came atone Blind suddenly Cue Day week while Guowo lows and had to conveyed Home since that time lie be and the partly recovered any by and a Able to Odout again a grand will be give at Church tomorrow evening by the Sab Bath school prof 1gim v King who Haa a munged several enter trainmen Tito the kind Haa spared no prium to Nike Thia one the grandest of them All admission 10 cents dont fail to attend remember the household of Kuth annual which place dec 25th Aud 26th in the Odd Hall Over Fiu Heringa fruit store Wea Maiu Street the occasion will be enlivened by prof Cowels g rap Vine bund positive no dancing allowed adm Aaion Lotta por Ter and Conner ticket agents a void Bosbery rough treatment of a Wheeling family by marked men Wheeling w a december the boldest and Moat successful robbery has Ever occurred in w heeling or in this f r i any years took place this morning about 3 Oclock the cirus instances surrounding it proved that at least one of the Robbera was a wheel ing Man who was familiar with the Situ the household they visited there Ware six of the robbers All masked beyond recognition they boldly broke in at the front door of the residence of Henry worked your a old German who lives at no 1401 we Zel Street using a Coal bin k prop a a battering ram the noise awakened or Workenhour and his wife and Sun we learn that my we Neeld and two children Are very pick our Public will Pednea Day evening far a few Holiday Vaca Tion or Samue quigly who waa Hurt pretty badly while us loading our weather pole Tun got nearly Well our Babaui Mcoola Are All Nafel Nir very for Farial waa and the protracted of the m e Church cloned Thui Aday evening out version an two acce Wiota Fox while putting Home Carti in k fire Ann saturday night bad through the flesh part of one of he a protracted meeting expected to in the Church on Sabbath evening Jan 4h to be con ducted principally by the Well known Angalet Frankie Piere o Titia Vil Lage or Hawkins of new burling d Preachen the Firat Sabbath in each Njo nth for the Frienda congregation in place of bin brother Benj who Nan thai congregation in that capacity for the two or three year lt7xbkbton our school in in Fine shape i and the lyceum in Fine trim the widow of Centerville aunt Patty harm Oft Hii place or Crawford bought a Fine Jersey cow not lout one United in last items James Cropper has a Fine Stock of Holiday Good to please both old Aad born sunday evening to Joseph Mitchuel and wife a file boy m or Crawford reports have a new m d in our place by the name of or Banou who treats old chronic diseases of Long standing we Are having iome trouble about our mail again fears Are entertained that we will get it about like we did just i water look Yery fair for the same result died at his Psi Deuce on sunday dec 1884 Uncle m his seventy second year funeral tuesday dec at 11 Oclock he his aged wife and eight children to mourn his loss the family have the sympathy of the entire Community in their bereavement Vorce Lourana Nis Wile Ana san Fror b Smith of new Burlington hut before they could raise any alarm a a piea8int Cal the other they were covered by six revolvers in Rwm Blasser and wife of Hardin the hands of the masked county Are visiting or James Jonea while terrified by the revolvers and the fierce manner of the men the family were All securely tied hands and feet and gagged in a most uncomfortable manner they were then roughly tossed upon a bed and cruelty beaten with of punish Patter cuts inflicted by the ment at lining the bedding and ing the adjacent Walla the thieves found in a Chest in the room Over in Gold and Silver Coin Tiftz up in bags this was the hoarding of years of Economy and hard work it required much labor and time for the family to release themselves and raise an alarm the police1 traced the robbers some distance and recovered one bag of Silver but neither thieves nor Money have been heard of wealthy West virginians arrested shoplifting for Parkersburg w a december 22 a saturday afternoon James Ruckman and his Nephew were or Reed Lor shoplifting while in the dry goods store of or Isaac Prager one of the clerks saw Ruckman pick up a handkerchief and conceal it under his coat the Pulice were summoned and Ruckman waa arrested when he was i nihed at the office of the Justice a number of Small articles As dolls stockings handkerchiefs were found him which he had obtained from Vari Oua stores he was bound Over to the grand jury in the of Bis com Panion being released after they had eur Ted for Home it was found that they had left two filled packs in the store where the arrest occurred Ruck Roan a one of the wealthiest citizens Here und the Only excuse for his conduct that he is supposed to be a kleptomaniac Nola f Bro Ion tonight unbelief there is no unbelief whoever a beneath the nod Aud Waits to it push away the clod he in j whoever when Clouds in Tho patient heart Light Brake in by Aud by Trnini the most High whoever aces ninth Winters Fjeld of Snow the h of the Fumero grow Power roust know whoever Hen Down on his Couch to Bleep con tent to lock Kedge in no umber deep knows god will keep whoever nays the in future the Power alone Ile dares disown the heart thu Tooki on when eyelids close Aud to Uvo when life has daily woos com for l k n o and Day by ony rum night unconsciously to heart that by Tulip Tho Len Sony Ood Krowoth than n better never Lute when you Are troubled with a cough or cold Takt or Hige Lowi positive cure at once Wycich Curee All Throat and lung thoroughly and permanently trial bottle free of j t 80ub Kraut and spiced pigs feet Tat a gust deals Wall new o As Peb Walter Gray has returned from in Diana or Frank Bullock who Baa been in the far West engaged in the Telephone business has returned to his Home Here Frank is looking Well and the wild Wes seems to agree with him Church will treat the Sabbath school on Christ m88 eve the Fer Cieera at the Church will consist of singing and recitations after children will receive their treat fruit lie lands of Banta clubs himself or e e Biourd and his sister mrs Ballard returned from Indiana on sat urday Riper stood trip Wel without getting sea sick or missing connections More than 15 times or j j Levally who is administrator of the estate of Mother inlaw Vlra Paxon formerly mrs of Spring Valley showed us the follow ipg tax receipt the other collect Tord Greene county Ilsc lived of Jacob Coffelt the sum of two dollars in full for tax due on 16 of Ennd Rule land n e q of s 3 t 2 Hugh Hamill collect i he second Rati referred to a situated just West of the Bridge Valley and is Worth at this about one Hundred and Twenty five Dollari p acre this illustrates the 60 Yeaw the High school Oil of saturday she walks abroad in Jersey own or Satin her name is addle May Ormart she idolizes she loves to Chat of him who Sang viru que Cann and Sujew at lilies who Bane the bothersome piano to boys pays but Little no Mitter Tiow they or of men she Only knows the need of Cicero and Casar and if you kissed her Blooming Cheek shed murmur Stop of Lowdie Shes pretty witty sly and sleek is addle May or he want flirting my said a mormon wife to her husband i should think that you would be ashamed of yourself Twining with that miss r us you did flirting with her he replied a astonishment Why we have been eng red for More than three month in All Over beg your the wife indifferently you Are engaged to of r 1 its All right when does the Happy event occur Nola f Brown tonight ool Deh Eagle clothing Stoke 76 and 78 West fourth Cincinnati largest manufacturers of Tot thing in the Worth exclusively in goods of our own manufacture and retail at wholesale prices our Stock which is the larget in the state embrace every Quality from the lowest priced reliable grades to the Best ring me will Send goods co with privilege of examining fore Payi for Sample and instructions for self measurement genuine original nerve and Bambi dirt the first keen twinge As Uio Romon Hylva Witcos the Johes by til ctr a mkt pc now Aro Nufler Exi swum it in not of Alwi that hoots w for doubt if Micro is or can ims such a remedy the Bontol Hixi by in in urging others who Nuder from to it before the Flatt when Trou die comes this cold weather by the bursting of or water you can quickly relieved by for John a North who will have a practical plumber attend to your wants with prompt Eai for Sale or Kent Frame dwelling of 8 to oat with All modern Contd Tenor at a e p Hooven bodily few a Boulder be or flub a Prtini film i Tai s fifth Farett Ciati Autt Lii for Mil drug Tets w Wood for Sale Good dry Wood for Sale be order at j b totter in by Btu if Weet a Trot Anim kov24dlmo w m Haynes for All kinds of Good groceries cheap groceries and the Moat groceries for the least Money go to a Gest if you want anything for Christmas tree decorations look at Davidson he has a Nice assortment a that line Fine oranges dec 18 y a for Bent rooms Rui table for Aranall family in quire 88 e Market St for pure and go to w a Gest go to deals grocery where Jim Courtey Teepe kinds fresh creams Chi Brand stick Cindy Buiter and at jacl77daltr a Gest silk handler chefs White fancy Border silk Hemstitch a Large line Satin and silk brocaded in Fulton hypes for Kent two rooms apply at 29 West Church Street two stalks of Eine bleached celery fur 5 Eta dec 18 6dalw inc mans Boston chips fresh made and in Pound boxes at 26 cents per Box for rent two houses and lots bosc just finished eight rooms and out build ing barn a for particulars on Pretti isee on Hill Michael country cider Apple but Ter at Declo Gdaly a Gest 25 cents a quart bulk oysters no Slop Allen schmidts dec8cltf pure Jersey Sweet Pota toes at decl06dalw a get genuine cider pure and Sweet for family use in Christ Mas cooking at decl65d Malaga grapes 25cto b at a Gest it Sutil ancient Whon Jei whoa had Ukal Elod the table with we for per reminding even in a kist revelry Apt to Home mughal to that Mil Shoum Tor the rim Monst Bority to follow him let him cell when be won i Tho i som can Toner All Mhild in the full Enjem font of Wenlu und pm pm Wren that pm juju s the Groat St remely in the world for to which Al Kwh to Henri it can proof Rel it drier store Art Tor Bruna the great tonic a childrens knit goods jerbkt8 Milium huh to stand lamps odor gases rubber Fine perfume Ries and Cigar holders Cigar cases pocket t drugstore no 36 East main Street Xenia Ohio
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