The Columbian. (Bloomsburg, Pa.) 1866-1910, March 19, 1880, Image 2

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0. E. EL.WEL1, Elltor.
J. K, BITTENBSHD2B, ruMlsaer.
F v I d n yTlviar. 10, 1880.
Atulllor General Schcll lm presented us
with a copy of Vila report for 1879, for which
he has our Omnia.
General Hancock appears to be growing
In favor with the Democracy of this State,
as a candidate for President.
On Friday Inst, the. name of C. 1 .Tad
win, of Scranton, who was seat to the Sen'
ate as Supervisor of the Census for tho Fifth
Dis'rlct, was lfjccted, Jadwln is a Hepubll
can. It Is likely that the name of Dr. Slur
devnnt, of Wilkes liarre, will next be sent
in, and there Is a probability that he will
ba confirmed. If not, it will likely be some
other Republican. John M. Clark, who wa
first named for the office, is in eveiy way
qualified fur it, a fact admitted by every
body. The district, it was understood, wa
to liavo a Democratic supervisor. If now
ve are to liavo a Republican to till tlif
place, wo shall be indebted to Senator Wil
liam A. Walhco for it, Clark could have
been confirmed without any difficulty but
for Wallace, and we are assured on good au
thority tha Wallace promised Klotz that
he would make no opposition. How In
kept that) promise we all novv.
"Why Is It" that the subscription list of
the Colu.mman is constantly increasing
and expressions of friendliness como to u
from good Democrats from all parts of the
county? It is bccauo the Democrats know
that we are not afraid to champion any man
or principle which the party has endorsid,
and that we do not fear to demand reloim
of evils wherever they exist. "Why is it1
that the Republican party is weaker to-day
In the county in proportion to the popula
tion than it was some years ago? It is bo
cause that party has no organ or leaders ii
which they have any confidence, and never
know when they will bo betrayed for a "111
tie public patronage."
Who fought the new jail job and did mucli
to brine about the overthrow of the first
contract? The Columman. Who sat qui
ctly by and said not a word while a con'
spiracy was going on to rob the taxpayer,?
The Ilepublican. What caused it to hold its
tongue? About twelve dollars worth of job
History shows that a centralization ol
power has always resulted lu the overthrow
of the liberties of the people. Since the
Republican party has been in power, it has
been constantly aiming at centralization. It
has defied the constitution, ignored thi
rights of States, procured partisan construe
tions of tho laws from Its judges, and ac
corded to the Executive far more authority
than was ever contemplated by the founder
of the government. They have but two
more steps to take; first, to elect Grant to
the Presidency for a third term, thus over
riding one of the most sacred of the unwrit
ten laws of, and if they succeed
this, to declare him Kmperor, thus securing
to themselves continuous authority which
will obviate the necessity of their running
the risk of losing control every four years.
Their programme has been fully disclosed
and the tour of Grant around the world.
forcing himself upon the notice of crowned
heads with tho assistance of our foreig
ministers who are parties to the scheme,
only a part of the deep laid plot. Will free
American citizens, regardless of party, allow
themselves to be caught in such a net?
John McReynolds was born in Northum
berland county, near Watsontown, April 3,
1788, and died in Iiloomsburg, Columbia
county, March 14, 1880.
He was a man of great probity and force
of character, and was a politician of the el
der type, when mere personal aggrandizs
ment was not the main business of life,
The political history of Columbia county
for the last fifty years would be lirgely
history of John Mclleynolds. Aud yet h
did not come, even locally prominent, until
he was a man of some age. He was
adroit manager of men, so much so that his
followers mostly believed that they
were carrying out their own views am
He represented the County of Columbia
in the Legislature of Pennsylvania, with
Eli Thornton in 1824 with Christian Probst
in 1825-with William Jlcliride in 1820-
wlth Christian Probst in 1827 with Joh
Kobison in 1828. He was defeated in 1849
by Benjamin P. Fortuer, but was elected
in 1850 over 0. 1). Iiowman.
He was the Democratic candidate for
Congress, in the district composed of tb
counties of Columbia, Montour, Luzerne
and Wyoming in the fall of 1858, but was
beaten by George W, Scranton.
He was nominated and elected to the of
fice of Associate Judge of Columbia county
and was commissioned November 23, 1SC1
for the term of five years, which office h
filled with dignity to tho satisfaction of hi:
constituents for its full period.
He was a member of the Electoral college
when Pearce was elected President, was Su
pervisor of the North Branch of the Penn
sylvania canal under Governor Porter for
two years, was afterwards collector for the
same for three years at Berwick; revenuo
commissioner for two years, an office now
abolished. Judge McReynolds is the last of
a family of nine children, two of which
were older than he. All lived to be over
seventy years of age, except one sister, who
died in infancy.
Thus at the age of 78 years, Hon John
AlcKeynolds, retired from active life. But
retaining his faculties to tho last, he has en
joyed constantly, the society of his friends,
and the attention of his Immediate family.
If there were ever any political asperities
they have been long forgotten for his con
freres have all gone before him, and the pol
iticlans of to-day were, boys when John Mc-
Reynolds was in the prime of his power and
his mauhcod.
It is a common expression, "There is a
skeleton in every house." There are a few
instances, however, where real human skel
etons are found Imbedded within the closet
walls, as was the case the other day in Bal
timore. An old mansion was recently pur
chased aud a portion of the walls demol
ished. While making way with the mate
rial the skeletons of a woman and infant
child were found entombed, evidently placed
there long years ago by the guilty actor in
adomeitio tragedy, I
Washington,.!) C. March, ISSO.
Duiing the past week, betides listening to
the I'll. John Porter debate, the senato has
done little beyond passing General Bum
side's amusing bill to provide Instruction
In moral and social science In the schools
of the Dl-trlct of Columbia under the di
rection cf the Commissioner of Education.
In the House Mr. Wood has been permitted
to explain the new Funding bill, and has
received a sharp intimation that tho inaction
of his committee In regard to tho tariff Is
not acceptable to a possible majority ol tho
House. By far the most Important action,
however, has been the passage of a bill
amendatory of the act of March 3, 187C,
regulating the removal of cases from State
to federal courts. Its effect Is not only to
restrict the facilities aflorded by that act,
but, as one of its general supporters admit
ted, to alter the Judiciary act of 1879, by
limiting the original cognizance of the
Circuit Courts In civil sults.whether at com
mon law or in equity, so as to excludo those
Inwhich a State Oirporation Is a party except
when arising under the patent of copyright
laws. The vote to strike out this provision
was yeas 35 nays 95. The tendency of the
bill Is still further Illustrated by the fact that
It was advocated at length by Mr. Town
shend, ot Illinois, who has a bill of his own
pending to repeal utterly the law authoriz
log removal', and whoso grievance is tho
encroachment of tho Federal upon tho state
Thoso who expect an adjournment befoto
the 4th ol July will probably be disap
pointed. All the heavlcBt of the appropri
ation bills are yet to be reported. Besides
these bills tho House has before it a vast
a-nount of other business. There are in
the Committee of the whole House 109 bills
and other propositions, on the House calen
dar thirty-two bills, etc., nnd over 250 bills
on the private calendar. There are on the
table over 100 bills from the Senate. Some
nf these bills are of great importance, and
members interested in them will make a
fight for them even as against the appropri
ation bills. Among the most important
bills in Committee of the whole are the
printing bill, the bill to repeal tho taxes on
leat tobacco In the hands of the producers,
the bill to pension soldiers of tho Mexican
ar, several bills relating to coinage, and
large number for the construction of public
buildings in different parts of the country,
On the house calendar the bill for tho re
lief of Gen. Fitz John Porter,the bills regu
lating the inter-State commerce and othe
important measures. Besides this it is not
unlikely that in deference to sentiment of the
House the Committee of Ways and Means
will be compelled to reverse its action and
report some tariff legislation, relating cs
pecially to paper, sugar, and salt. Under
the rules, precedence must be given to com
mlttees to-day to make motious to suspend
the rules.
Editors Columbian :
In the Colu.mman of the 12th Inst., ypu
make tho above inquiry, and then proceed
to give some thoughts in regard to old-time
majorities in this county. I agree with you
that the candidates depend too much upon a
nomination, and do nothing afterward
Why is it? In my opinion, in nine caseB
out of ten, men get the nomination who can
do nothing after the nomination. Men will
travel the county for months, spend money
freely, and perhaps fail and feel sore, and
cry lraud. A man in this county, now dead
told me he traveled weeks, stent seven hun
dred dollars and got three whole delegates,
Suppose we reverse the order of things:
make a rule that no person, by himself or
friends, that travels and solicits a nomina
tion, shall be eligible to such office, aud that
amau when nommated.whojrefusr s to travel
hold meetings, or cause them to be held
aud in every legitimate manner possible,
works for the party shall not be entitled to
a nomination. There was a time when a
Democrat would be suspected of being un
true to principle, if he was found working
wuu tne opposition.
iNovv how Is it? Democrats are found
working with the opposition in every iiossi
hie way to the hurt of their own party,
now are you to nominate honest men? It
can only be done by honest means. I hold
that It is not honest to buy votes, whether it
be by money or jugs full. Money left with
farmertnerc'iantsor at hotels to be used ex
cept as provided by law is dishonest.
It can be'proveu that persons have trav
eled this county with jugs of whiskey in
their buggies and bottles in their pockets,
It is a notorious fact that some at least of
our nominations are conceived in sin.
born in iniquity, and defeated through ras
cality. I can not agree when you urge men
to work for themselves. Let a man work for
tho principles involved, and leave the result
with the party. Our present Rules of Con
vention are calculated to cure all tho ills of
the Democratic party, but in the last can
vass were entirely ignored, and the cry of
fraud never investigated. I agree with you
that something must be done, if wo expect
to secure old-time majorities in this county
To that end let there be a rallying of Demo
crats who want no office. Let them see that
no man is upon the ticket unfairly, or if
upon the ticket, bring him to the bar of the
rules of investigation. Make open public
isiues, and ask candidates to stand or fall by
them. There are principles involved in the
coming campaign. How will we meet them?
Will we stand firm, shoulder to shoulder, or
will we act each for himself? Let there be
a rallying of the men In this county who
have been driven out of politics, by in
trigues and office hunters, repair the breach
made last fall by our enemies, aud pave the
way for an old-time Democratic majority,
iVs soon as our enemies fiud us united, all
working for principle not men, then shall
we cease to hear the question, "Why is it ?"
E. M. TEWKsnunv.
Catawissa. Pa., March 15, 18S0.
It is a disgrace to the true spirit of patri
otism for Republicans of the United States
Senate to continue their partisan prosecu
tion of Fitz John Porter, whose vote, and
love of country and devotion to her inter
ests, ranks him among her first citizens.
Logan, who is a rebel sympathizer and
worked to raise troops to assist the South iu
1SC0, is qualified to lead such an unjust,
disloyal and dishonorable crusade, William'
t'jori Banner.
A Boston swindler advertised for "a lady
or gentleman to address circulars evenings
at home," and to the thousands of persons
who responded by mall he sent letters say-
ng he would pay 7 a thousand for address.
ng envelopes. He added: There are many
who answer advertisements for mere curios
ity; to protect ourselves against such a bore,
we are obliged to Insist upon a deposit of $1,
which you can claim after the delivery of
the first 1,000 circular." The pay offered
was so liberal that the dollars poured Into
Ids post-office box at the rate of 00 a day;
but he got none of them for the postmaster
refused to deliver them.
From the report of tho Auditor General,
wo glean tho following:
There was paid In the Stale Treasury by
corporations, fee, In this county, during
last year, tax on stock,
llloomsbtirg Iron Company $300.00
Berwick Rolling Mill Company 21 90
Hloomsburg Gas Company 202 Cii
Kspy Li mo & Cement Co 03 00
Locust Mountain O. & I. Co 1,500.00
Columbia County ,
First National Bauk,ltloomsburg
First National Bank, Berwick,...
Bloombur Hankinj Company
Jackson, Wood I ii & Jackson
$475 00
?77 43
B. F. Z.irr, Into l'rothonotary 195.65
W, Krlckbaum, l'rothonotary..,
W. 11. Jaciby, Register & Re
corder 133.93
W. II. Jacoby, Register & Re
corder 700.00
H. A. SweppenhUer, County
Treasurer 1,013.43
Bloomsburg Water Company 37 CO
There has been paid during the year in
aid of pupils who declared their iuteulion
of becoming teachers in the common schools,
totheSixtli district, $2,113 50. To school
districts in this county, 2,478.82. Pensions
and gratuities to persons In this county,
$150 00. The total receipts at the State
Treasury from December 1st, 1S7S to No
vember 30th, 1S79, was $7,422,303,90. Pay
ments during the sani9 peiiod were i0,
529,003 2i.
J. S. Brisbln gives the following to tho
Philadelphia Times :
Oue day not long after Mr, Lincoln is
sued his Emancipation Proclamation, Mr.
Wade came in, laughing all ever his face
and said:
"Well, Old Abe has just done tho damn
edest thing you ever heard of. He has giv
en out he has the small-pox to keep tho pol
iticians and offici seekers away from the
White House."
The story ran tliu: Mr. Wade weutto
the White Houo to see Mr. Lincoln, who
had been ill. He fmid the President a lit
tle pal-", hut j illy as ho could be.
'Sit down, Wade, I am glad to see yu.
Oh, 1 have the funniost thing to tell you; it
will make )ou laurli. 1 never did such a
thing before in my life, and never will
azain. Then the President laughed until
the tears ran down his cheeks,
"Now, Wade," ho mi.l, "ynti are not to
repeat this outside, for it would give offense,
aud it by no manner of means comports
wi'h the dignity which Is supposed to hedge
a President about. The doctor put nie up
to it to rid mysell'of a bore; I ought not to
have dune it, but I couldn't help It, it was
so tunny. You know I have been ill, and a
great many people have wondered what
ailed me, but none of them could find out.
The truth is 1 was worried to death and
talked sick, pretty much by one man, the
most everlasting bore you t-ver saw who
wanted an office. I knew he would come
again as soon as I was able to sit up, and
the doctor put me to bed to get rid of him
by saying I had the small-pox. I only go1
out j'tsterday,aud sure enough, this morn
ing he called on me. I had determined to
be polite to him, but he stayed so long, tho
humor seized me and I determined to send
for the doctor. Giving him the wink, I held
out my hand and inquired :
"Doctor, what marks are those on my
"That's varioloid, or mild small-pox,"
said the doctor?"
"Well," said I, "Its all over me. It's con, is it not, doctor?"
"Very contagious, indeed," he replied,
'and you should see no one."
"My visitor, who had been getting more
and more nervous every moment, now could
stand it no longer, and rising, said:
" 'Well, Mr. Lincoln, I can't stop any
louder. I just called to see how you were,'
aud then he started to hurry out.
" 'Stop a minute; I want to talk to you
about that office. '
" 'Excuse me, Mr. Prtsiden'. You nre
not well this morning, and I won't bother
you,' said he, shoving toward the door.
" 'Never mind, said I; 'don't be in a bur
ry. It's all right, and if you are cniiig to
get the varioloid you will get it now any
how; so you might as well sit down.'
" Thank you, sir, but I'll call again,' he
replied, fairly turning livid and executing a
masterly retreat from the fearful contagion
with which he supposed me to be iiillicttd.
" 'Now, said Uncle Abe," it will be all
over the city in au hour that I have small
pox, and you can contradict the story, but I
want you to promise that you wl.l not re
peat what I have just told you.' "
Wade laughed until ho was weak and
when he could get his bieath sufficiently to
speak he looked at the clock as was his cus
tom, and said:
"Now for a little business and then I will
"Don't an," cried Uncle Abe, and laying
his bead in his hands on the desk in front of
him, he laughed until he shook all over.
Presently raising up his face from between
his hands he wiped his eyes and blew his
nose until the report sounded like the wind
ing of a horn. Alteranother fit of laughter
he said:
"Wade, you should have seen him, and
how scared he was. I'll bet that fellow nev
er comes back here while I am President."
As might have been expected, hardly had
Mr. Wade quitted the White House, when
he heard the President had the small-pox
and was very sick. Wade promptly contra
dicted the story, but that night It was tele
graphed all over the country, and many
people will yet remember the story of Mr.
Lincoln's having the varioloid during the
Commenting on the report, Uncle Abe
said to Wade: "Some people said they
could not take my proclamation very well,
but when I get the small-pox, Wade, I shall
then be happy to say I have something cv
erybotly can take."
Suicide or 0. CallicartTujlor.
Charles Cathcart Taylor, city editor of the
Philadelphia Txmei, died last Saturday from
the effects of a pistol shot discharged iu men
tal aberration by his own hand, Taylor has
been in ill health for two months, and his
physical disorder was supplemented aud ag
gravated by accumulation of business trou
bles, which brought on a mental disturbance
involving depression of spirits, Sunday
morning he awoke and, though very weak,
proposed to accompany his wife to church.
She persuaded him he ought to sleep longer
and went down stairs to prepare some beef
tea In tho hopes that It would strengthen
him. White she was gone he fired the fatal
hot. I
Emll J l'etrofT, of Philadelphia, one of
tho bribery conspirators, was ttled and con
victed nt Hhrrlsburg lnt week.
Col, V, II, Gowcn mado tho closing
speech, It was n logical and earnest effort
and repeatedly applauded. The applause,
was so loud when ho ended that thu court
rebuked the audlcnco for its want of de
corum, Col. Goweu closed as follows :
"For tho first time in probably twenty
years, we havo been brought face to faco
with au acknowledged crime with a crime
that has sapped tho very foundations of so
ciety; with a crlmo that has destroyed the
grandeur and glory of this commonwealth,
and has made this Stato In which I was born
and hopo to die a by-word in tho
other States of tho Union God knows
how long wo would have had to
wait until the good citizens ol this State
would havo made an effort to euro this fes
tering sore, which like a cancer was eating
its way Into tho very heart of the Common
wealth. At last we have met face to face
sjme of the men who were shown to bo
guilty of causing this stain. And now from
eviry part of this State from tho shores
of Lake Erie and the borders of tho Ohio,
to tho waters of the broad Delaware, and
from the pine forests of the north to our
s.iulhern borders an eager people are look
ing up to you as their savior; to mete nut
justico to these men. If you bellevo these
men to bo guilty, will you destroy the right
eous expectancy of a great Commonwealth?
Will you permit this unpunished wroDg,
that has been casting Its black shadow and
blight over the people of this State, for an
indefinite length of time, to continue on un
punished? Or will you lay your hands
upon It nnd help to stamp it out forever
from the pages nf this Commonwealth,
My learned friend, Mr. Mann, has been
referring to tho glorious career of this Slate,
which during the last war sent her hundreds
of thousands uf men to battle, and to die,
if njed be, for a united aud liberty loving
country, men who, in the soul thrilling
days of Gettysburg, drove the invaders back
from our borders. I tell you I have such
faith in tho prido and glory of this common
wealth, that it another such epoch should
come, she would aaln bring to the fron
her huodrcds of thousands of men who
would meet and drive back tho invaders or
be left
"With their back to Uu Held and their feet to the
And leaving In battle no blot on their name,
Look 'proudly to heal en troin the death-led of
And though we have been resting after
the laurels won, with a triumphant victory
and peace accorded by all mankind, we find
right beforeus on our pathway to greater em
inence and higher lame a foe ten times more
disgraceful, ten times more to be feared
than any that has been met. It has come
upon us in the stillnss of the night, step
by step, until it has wound its loathsome
arms around this Commonwealth and its
slimy form has extended out until the road
to fame, once open to every honest man,
seems closed forever; aud that laudable am
bition which should bo in every citizen of
this Commonwealth to take his place among
our legislators, crushed, killed and bulled;
until we have handed over tho government
of this State, and our counties and our cit
ies to people who are controlled by fraud
to do such acts as those win control them
require them to do.
Now let us put a stop to this, let us re
member that the open enemy of horsemen
is not neaily to be so dreaded as the steady
approach of one who saps the foundations o
too government and undermines tne very
fountain of justice- and law.
Tho founder of Ibis Commonwealth, tin
man to whom we are indebted for the gov
eminent that was handed down to us from
our forefithers, wrote upon bis escutcheon
that which remains as the motto of Pennsyl
vania, "Virtue, Liberty and Independence.'
Let us remember, gentlemen, that withou
virtue there can be no liberty; that without
virtue there can bo no independence; and
unless you aid rs in this crusade agalns
vice, by endeavoring to strike it down, and
again to substitute the banner of virtue In
its will be worso than folly,
for auy of us or our children to hope ever
to recover and hold that virtue, liberty aud
independence hauded down to us by our
The penalty for coimpt solicitation is fine
and impri'onment. The 2Stu inst has been
fixed for imposing sentence in these cases.
Already notice of appicaliou for pardon has
been published, and the Board of Pardons
will hear tho appeal at their next meeting,
It is thought that they will grant the appli
cation after the payment of a fine, so as to
relieve this precious gang from imprisot
ment. If they do not allow the law to take
Its course in this matter there is no use in
having a constitution, aud courts may as
well be abolished.
That Infernal Tariif,
Governincut, butters the bread of the
l'Evy; but it proves a commercial night
maro to the many. We begin to look upon
tho acts ot Congress imposing a lax of 20
per cent, on type, and tho same on paper, as
a mortgage on industry and intelligence. In
fact, it is a crimp, because a potent thing is
done indirectly, (deceptively, which Is not
good iu morals) which should be done di
rectly. All tariff laws inure to the beufit of
the few, and entails a huge burthen on the
many. Reader, just think for a moment of
enormous profits rated iu by the few un
der the tariff laws of Congress, iu tho shapo
of aud under the guise of a revenue tax, to
support tho Government, Yct,all the reve
nue collected during the past year at the
various ports of tho Uniied States, from
type and paper, will not piy the salary of
one Congressman. fievertheless,the people
of the United Stales havo paid to type
founders and paper-makers millions of dol
lars, which the latter have spent at the sea
shore, White Mountains, Niagara Falls jaunts
to the, Pacific cost, and trips to Europe
nice indeed tariif on I Just reflect a mo
ment what it costs for newspapers, school
books, Bibles, and your letter paper, by ad
ding 20 per cent to the manufacturers,prlce.
Why does Congress not endorso blacksmiths
carpenters, and the laboring man In a simi
lar way ? If the Goverument assumes to
stuff and protect a few of its citizens with
Government pap, why not all ? Let us ig
nore our manhood no louger ; and deny that
our Government is a paterual one, aud say
that all who are twenty-one years of age are
freemen and are able to take care of them
selves, Clearfield Jlepublican.
The Democratic committee of Dauphin
county at its meeting on Saturday unani
mously adopted a resolution deprecating and
diecouuteuauciiig "all attempts to breed
strife and discontent lu the Democratic par
ty ot Pennsylvania and especially assaults
upoii prominent Democrats iu the Interest uf
faction and lo the detriment of the party,"
and declaring that "the time has come when
it should be the duty of every true Demo
crat to frown down personal feuds aud fae
tinus (liU'erences in tho party that a united
front may be presented to the common ene
my," This resolullou breathes the true
Uemccrallo spirit and wo know will meet a
hearty retnonse from all Democrats who
have no interest to subserve except that of
their party and their country, JWrtot,
A l'roml llecont,
The Democracy are proud of Wm. 1'.
Schell's administration of the offico of Au
ditor General, It Is such a plume iu the
party's cap as tho Republican party has not
once in tho entire history of Its domina
tion In Pennsylvania entitled Itself to wear.
It has been honest as the day Is long,
and efficient, as the lullest appreciation of
its importance and the most intelligent
nnd scrupulous application of the law could
make it. Mr. Schell entered upon thu du
ties of his office with the intention to en
force the law rigorously and with absolute
Impartiality, and to do no thing nnd per
mit tho doing of no thing for which there
was not tho clearest warrant In the law; nnd
to that intention he has lived constantly
and wlthoutan lota of deviation, It will be
remembered that a year or so ago It was
charged against him that he had appointed,
we think It was two of his sons, nt special
attorneys to prosecute claims of the Stato
against delinquent corporation, This nct,lt
was s.iid,vas au act ofinexcusable nepotism,
The fact that the annual report of the De
partment just emitted shows that these two
SchelN, jr., and thirteen others similarly
employed, (not by General Schell as alleged
but by the Board of Public works which iu-
eludes the Governor, the Auditor General
and btato Treasurer, havo collected nearly
half a million dollars nf tax that were due
and unpaid Dec. 1st 1878, and much of it
due and unpaid years before that, justified
the remark made at the time by some friend
that it was a pity he had no more sons of the
same soil for thai, kind of service.
The business of the Auditor General's de
partment is to-day in better shape than it
has been iu any previous time- in the Slate's
history. Old and defaced records have
been restored or carefully duplicated. Old
accounts have been gathered iu. Olllcinl'lu-
terpretntious have been given to all debat
able points of the law relative- to the assess
ment and collection of Stato taxes and the
payment and auditing of Stato expenses.
Corporations and indlvidulas who under
previous administrations successfully
shirked tho payment of taxes legally due
by them, have been hunted up and made
to disgorge. Tho facilities for close collec
tions in the hereafter have been greatly
added to. Tho books and records have
been made to show more clearly tho finan
cial transactions and slatus of the state.
Very many disgraceful and serious Trcas
ury leaks have been effectually stopped up.
The current work has never at any time
been permitted to accumulate, but lias been
industriously prosecuted as it came in to
be done. Much valuable information has
been collected and furnished tho Legisla
ture and been made by it the basis of
fresh and greatly better statutory regula
tions of tho department, its business and
generally of the tax levies and financial
expenditures of tho state. Tho report
just i'sued is the most complete and com
prehensive ever yet put out by tho Auditor
General's Department. In short.the busi
ness has been proptly done, honestly done,
well done, aud wholly done. If, as General
Schell and Treasurer Noyes believe, the
$2,000,000 deficiency in the State Treasury,
the result of criminally extravagant Repub
lican legislation shall be made up in two
years, no small share ol the credit will
be due General Scholl nnd tho efficient and
gentlemanly corps of clerks in his employ.
Edward Herrick, the chief of those subor
dinates, is a candidate for the position Gen
eral Schell will vacate in May 1881. lie
has been a valuable- lieutenant to his chief,
and if nominated and elected, can be de
pended upon for an equally conscientious
performance of his duties, and to still fur
ther improve the efficiency of the Depart
ment as the official supervisor of the receipts
and expenses of tins great state Union
A Portrait Out ufl'liu'e.
At the banquet given to Gen. Grant in the
Uily ol .Mexico I iy American rfMiietilf,
among the decorations of (lie hall was a
portrait of Georire Wa-h ingto-i.
This portrait was entirely ou of place at a
dinner to Gen. Grant. Almost eervheie
in the presence of Ainciican citizens it
would be appropriate. But Graut is the
ouly President we have ever hud whohrs
been found wauling in respect and appreci
ation for thp character of Wa-hinut"ii, He
is tho first and only incumbent of the rflieo
of Chief Magistrate who lias ref'u-ed to fol
low Washington's example and lav i finally
down at the end ol eight years.
It is this high exampln ol ashincton,
followed, as it has been, bv his illustrious
successors, that now stands iu the way of
Grant s selfish and lnssliable ambition. es,
the portrait nf the Father of his Giuntrr
was wholly out ot place. Grant mti-t hate
the sight of those grand, inujentic features
as ho does the example rhich limits the
Presidency to eight years.
It is perhaps the first time the portrait of
Wrs'iiiigton was ever nlaced in a nublie hall
to bo dishonored. A'. 1". Sun.
liottlers arc Wholesale Dealers,
Judgo Butler in the United States District
Court, in refusing a new trial to Thomas
Clare, recently convicted of violating the
revenue laws, decided that bottlers ol malt
Honor who dispo-e of at one salo a number
of hollies containing iu all over five gallons
of malt liquor must pay annually a special
tax lo t lie aovemment of filly dollar.-, addi
tional to the retail tax nf twenty-six dollars.
This was a test case, raised in order to as
cerliiin the lepnlity of a recent order of the
-internal lteveuue Uouimls-ioner directing
tho collection of the special tax. Judge
Butler, iu dt-liverini: his onii ion. stated
that the defendant had been guilty of no in
tention to evade the law.
It should be the aim of every owner of
IIorscs,Cuwi,ttf.,to make them as handsome
and useful as possible. The German Horse
and Cow Powder helps to develop all the
powers of the anlmsl It improves its beau
ty and iiicreas-s its usefulness. It makes
milk, nuielo and fat. By using it a horse
will do uiorfwork and a cow give more milk
and be in better condition with less feed.
Sold only by weight nt 15 cents a pound by
A. Kleiin, BloomsburL'.
Dee 12, '79-ly
In tb great moral drama to be enacted
by the rep bllean party iu Chicago next
Junr,the urumatu pertonae will be represen
ted as follows :
Father Mr. J. D. Cameron.
1'rndlgal Son Mr. U. S. Grant.
The Hoii-ehold Delegates to the Convention
Fatted Calf. Mr. James G, Blaine.
The grand climax iu this unusually fine
programme will be.tho killing of the fatted
TIik IliM I Eur Knew (If
. O. Starker a nrominent nml tiitiupnMni pitman
Ottawa Ulty, until '1 halo had the liyuw-psla. anil
LUrr Complaint tor nmerat yeais, auit luve used
eieryt.emedv I could hear of, without any relief
wlmleuT. until I saw tour shlloh's Vltalljer adver.
Used In our paper, and was persuaded to try It, I
am happy to stato that It has entirely Cured me. It
Ucertalnli tho best Itemedr lever knew ot,' t'rlce
Sllimil'S CATAlillll 11EMEI1V. A mnrn11nns
Cure-for Catarrh, lilphtlurla, Canker mouth, and
Head Acne, vtlth each bottle therelsan Int'cnlous
nazal llilectur for tho lnoro sucrrhNrul trt-nttnut nr
iho complaint without extra chariro, I'rlco w ecu's.
Sold byj, II, Kin porta
A Mollicr'J Uricr
TlmnFMar.r,. l.ll,n. a , m . .
liiw "Miirci. IHO II1U UUU JUJ UI U ilQIllU
re hi r children, hence her irriff uimn fch-Wiefaw ..r
era uud takes them atvat. Taka thn
that sou aro running a terrible risk. If they hate a
ougb. croup or Whooping Cough, which lead to
'onsumntlon. if tou do not utif nJmit nf nn m.i.
loh'a conuumptlon cure Is guarantied to cure Uu iu
i i i to iv uu vih. Huu 9 i.w, rename Jiack. bide,
or chest, use bluioh'a ioroua Planer, I'rtce u wuu,
bQia by J, 11, UliiporU
WcMit from 0 o n PouikIb. LsnGt.': cf Cane! K2 flnclios.
l4i. T( T-A
Tin fTtunr m1-f (Mm rp--rli1 no AtmH rtmtmtr.
1 1 rmunn j Mi i il ft 'ii r in in Tir"i nunn,"
n ril a tn tnatniUI'rlKi ,ta nni-Hlls. tt tiriw fifT.-N
ii m .11 ttnof m .rlf nMihUISK'Krrlce Mtafor.
r Ut IMir hi- 1,1 A , BT ITtl, li.a. CMIUtlfc.5 1 fclt KlrLty " "I; "J i '
Itlr -M t Mi.ta1 -tt!
Sf intKmllrttrtif 1i "Win frt
Mil-, tlt
I arU I-
I Ut-frM ftl IIWrinr(!m I rl(1,-A In 1 fniul careful
" t r-t r trie
TIMES ii nii-l
n w .1 ok M
,? t-irli,t
.iu- Htn uMwi'hi nil I R M PAT E R t ml I
.. V n 111 I ii lil i" a . l ii u l ti Ml rt-MConpDliftodeiTii;iirniMl t la I pf vlitrRii m in uo mwnni uivTireuvr i-itu '
-il r.,r wi I ii HOI- i & -' l
1 L7.I. . J. .... ... . .. . .. .
r . nar rrtrfnilMHir " 'tr l'i Pl'llUSIIFK Of THIS PM'Ht nj to th rri . im Ufk-n.t FnrMrc.nirtilrl of J-if HI
1 llf.nrvur'ler.lirnri onN-wY.rfc -r If frrfi-rw.1 forH la tnt Mpf-M Ait-M in t'tt tMlrnwi nhriliiw
Or FIl j'. I IF MINK INS -nCTDlt.
An f-xnmlnntlon ot rnnelhlfltps for tho oflleo of
Mine tnsDt-ctor will Iks lit-ld In l'o(tsllto on llie 8th
(lav of April, Isso, romtnrnclnir at 1(1 o'clock ft. m.
inspti-iurs un- iu uu wppoinu'il lor uio i irsi or
rc-ttnlilo District ntiil tor tho second or Mfili-uioy
neurits. TIKIMI'SON,
President ot the Iloird of Examiners.
.March to tt
Mirhtnlmr. Wind and ttntn. you will never hue
suchaclu u'opiin. We hate tho t-esr lirffo sle,
Improti-d Hiibbcr itoll Clothes Wringer In tlununlU,
Belling ut leys than hair price. iuol leference
guaranteed. Ilverjhoily "red hot" to get one! No
competition ; 1 he ln'M, chauco of jour UTo time to
.mum.! jiunt'Vt .uinpief, ?.v" circuiuis auu iuii free. Agents willing to ho convincrd,
ndtliess, 1'MtAUUX WMMJUllCU., New Hod
ford, .Mass.
w Mnrch if, 8m.
obtained for disabled soldiers, from date of dis
charge, If nprllcitlon Is Hied before July lsl, lsn.
Tensions Increased S'lid postage- for new laws,
blanks, und Instructions. Address,
I'lttsburg, Ta., or Wn-shlncton, I). V.
E"01dest Claim Agency In tho United Mates.
w March m,2in.
T3 ci TVT CI T TNT C! procu red for soldiers dls-
from any cause ; also, for heirs of deceased soldiers.
All pensions date back today of discharge, and to
dato ol tho death of the soldier. Tensions Increas
ed : liounty and now discharges procured. Address
with stump, .STOMUUT a CO, lloom No. 8 M
Cloud Ilulldlng, Washington, D. C.
w March 15, lm.
Immediately, a few Young Men nnd Ladles to
learn Telegraphy, u good situaiion ruaranteed, ad
diess with stamp. uIli:i(Ll.N ThLWIlATII Co.,
oberUn, Ohio.
.March 19, lm. w
Your address on a Postal Card for a sampla
eopv oi our oeauiiiuiiy uiusiraieii p-ipcr,
Vornrs uojIU UUUAKY, Iioston. .Mass.
v March lv, lm.
Is a nw Instrument
which nveta a want
long lelt by the public. The delicious music of the
Harp Is here produced by nny one, man, woman or
child, uten though entirely ignorant, of music. The
strings nre numberedfiom one to ten, und the mu
sic which accompanies the Instrument is numbered
in like in inner Instead ot being printed In notes.
Kverybody opprecU'estheinustc of the h.rp; It la
the king or musical Instruments, and this u a per
fect lurp In mlnature the saine delicious tines
and should beln ccry family In tho hind. Anyone
who can lead this advertisement can play It at once
as well as tne most accomplished musician. Kle
gantly llnlshed, nnd an ornament to any room. W'e
also hend with It a large lot of music numbered as
explained above. 'J he list li elude "Home, sweet
Home;"") stltoso of summer;' "tviet ltjo and
livo "Old rolt'snt Home ;" "Hold tho l-'ort ;'nrid
nil the fat on to melodies of the dav. Peifect sitls
faction guaranteed. Kcry oie who pui chased en
dorses them and recommends them to their neigh
bors, 'i hlnk of it no more tedious months of studv
to master mulc. Here la a supeih musical instru
ment, ail ready for uso and requiring no practice to
slay perfectly, send at once, and initio IlAltelfiTTi;
sou will hate a thlirof beautv and a lov forever.
Sent prepaid lu a registered package (which ensures
absolute bare dt Iheij) on lecelpt or ptleo $! j(e
mlt by post oflleo older or rectsteied letter. Ad-
uress hi.MJ.iLL x lu, wi i ranum m, iioston,
"An old established concern whoso reliability Is
uuiHiuBiiuutu, it, i, nunu.
w- .March 1l, lm,
Letters Testamentary on tho cstato li Samuel
1'ennsjltanla. decea-ed, hate been granted bt the
i nzurus, iaie ui .Montour tw p.. Co umbia ctuntv
HCKisitrui H.iiu couniy iu ine undersigned uxec-
uiorn All persons having claims against the
estate of the decedent nre requested to present
mem ror settlement and thoso Indebted to the es
tate to make payment to tho undersigned Kxeeutors
uuuul ueiiiy.
HKNitY LAaiurs,
feb 13-Cw.
Letters of Administration on thoestato ot Samuel
jMcnenry, uio or .teuton twn.. columb j co. n
ty, deceased, hate been granted by the liegtstcr cf
H.tiu cimniy 10 me unuersigntu administrator. Al,
persons having claims airulmt tne estate nre ve-
quested to present them for settlement and tfco&o
iiiueuieu iu muhu puyiucm wiuioui ueiav.
momis mciii:nky.
feb 13, 1$co-gw stlllwartr, Col. co-
28 Acres of Land
Still lii gooil condition. Three run ot stones. (IOOD
WATLIt row Eli, Terms reasonable, ror luitlier
particulars iipvly to JOHN IICAOLL',
eb)t t( MordanbVllle,
TlMrs mm inn nun
BuiLDiNo rniLAUELrniA
Cur. Cliitliiiit unit Kiclith SU.
no rc-icHo Aihirtl-pincnu i.,r this I'ancr
FQTIMATTQ. '''t Ciuii Hun-.
LO I mini L.0 lrp for ckinnpr ttlrprlMii?.
fcin.l 3c. fur AYi:u & bOX'S MAXL'AJ-
AUtt-rtiiliiic Hurt- tn uu h nii-i' Mi-m-Ij wlu'r,- n.her
lUilin eimtracu may bo uiudo fur ll l.N NUN' VOItK,
teU. 11, U-ll
W'holetate prieet at the close of trade on 'Jies-
Huckwlieat Dour per cwt it r,oto2 no
Wheat hour " c i! o 75
Wheat per bushel 1 jo 1 jj
Corn " " 5j
'ata " " 4ta " 47X
u, ' ' HI 0J
llarley " ' ;o
Hressed hogs, per pound 6 u cii
llutter " according to
quality sj " 23
T.itt per dozen 15
Poultry, lUochlckcn3 0
Chickens dressed ji ig
'c,. . iu
juihey ures&eu in j)
nneai per ousnei 41,33
IIJV .............. ......
Corn, " ,
Klour per barrel , ' sw
..IUIIIMLU ,., ,,.,...,,, A f Ml
nutter :: ' j
Tallow ni
I'otatoefi '.I
Dried Apples 'm
hides shoulders "t ft,
Chicken . Ul
Turkejs 'M
Lard per pound os
llayperton 0"ui
lleeswax j5
No, on Wharf 1 per Tot
No. 0 " 8 5
No. I."..". 1 U5
lilackimlth'sLutupon Whart ... t 8.1D
Ultumiaoua ,....... ,,to 11
juim World "mlbl irf lroin-wpftrnlroB'boi,l tb roiinlr.
, Nt"i"tn miIUiww Pbtil
WR mFT mMPFI n I i N trcm fl' i Mwn
illtt hi -h fricf mini
It 1 1 r "I'll fl
,ntfin!Trll 'U linn- W hi iw I'ltnlilntHMiJI .i r? nm-rfi -MjBnifhintil-a
1 UUUMl Kim CHICHESTER hlrml la lUTHiUL n 1 wOKMAX'Wl.iinT
iTHll L ftti I WOKKMAN-Mur I- iny r.HH in
Manner. 1 h-I rlmmlfl " r ftjl T r"V . V V.V " "mo7 . . . '
llMidlr1lhr..;lch r- 'Mr? ' FIRES SEVEN
thoUfU -f frrrfew tt tM,mt til n AIM!lT H for ,M V ft , ,
run. Ihtl tinn l l IK'it. ,who"rJ!!?r?"
i r n r arm ccurfJ eitOT REPEATING RIFLE MrtwHb- bn,t mnfftllfcM rr on r;o, cart'tiHy (.MM. mi 1 .
nwtntjirrj'p.iifr'm New Y k t'ltr ) It T" .- ftrqii.muti- In Xw 1 k or tHnuy, mK t.iia t nop liilt wr iftUroomi MMm,.,
... ...... ...... ... iimnninri-Mii I trn well k no n ttiori
CO.. ntP'K IT Tr-MU-r, III Wintffnriy-iirl.J'
. untkr Ui of ib
lyroTici-: i.v pautition.
"wiiEnKAsatnn Orphans' Court held tt lilooms
burg, In nnd for tho county of Columbia, tho 41 h
day of February, A.H. ISsii, before- tho Honorable
William EIh ell and Ids Associates, Justices of tho
said court, thn petition ot Charles Clewell, a son o
Jacob Clew ell, lato otcatawlssa township, Colum
bia county, Pennsylvania, deceased, was presented
setting forth that the slid Jacob Clewell died In
April, lsjr, Intestate seized In his demesno as of feo
of nnd In certain real cstato situate In said county,
In said petition fully desertbeil. That the said Jacob
Clewell left to sunlvc htm a widow ami tlx children
allot whom reside In said county except Jeremiah
Clewell who resides In Ilic state of Now York, but In
what place Is unknown to the petlttoncr.
You, the said Jeremiah Clewell are h'reby notlllcd
tUat 1 w 111 hold an Inquest on the said prcmU s, on
Saturday; April 10, 1880,
at iitno o'clock In tho fcrenoon, thero lo inako pirtt
tton ot the sil'l linds lo nnd nmon? the. paitles in
Interest, When and w here on may atteni If jou
think proper.
M,irl2 sn iw. I". It. K.N'T, sheriff.
Pursuant to an order cf tho Orphans' Court of Co
lumbia county, I'enna , will be sold at public f ale on
Iher'cmNes, In the town of Itloomsburg, In bald
county, on
Moiuluy, April 12tli, 18S0,
atone o'clock p. m the rolloulng described real
estate, late of Martin W. Nuns, deceased, to-ult;
All that house nnd j
sttiuteln said town of llloomt-burg, on the west
side of cast street of said town, bounded on the
north by lot of William KUckbaum, on tho east by
said East i,uet, on the south by lot cf M. 1'iank
Zarrandon lie wtst by an alley, being about V5
feet in width and wi feet deep, on which arc erect
ed u two story brick
and out-bulldlngs, with a well of water on tho lino
f said lot and that of Wm Ki lckbamn.
Hie folio ning are the terms and cumlltlons upon
which said property will bo sold, : Ten per cent,
of the one-fourth of the purchase money to be paid
nt tho striking down of the property ; tho one-fourth
less the ten percent, at the continuation of sale.and
the remaining three-fourths In ono year thereafter
with Interest from confirmation nisi. The unpaid
purchase money to bo secured by bond and moit
gago (with foriclosure clause) on tho piemlses.
Deed to bo nude and d'llveied on conllrmallon of
salo nnd jnj merit of one-fourth purchase money
und execution of bond und mortgage.
li. Pit AN K ZAUU,
Hatch 12, ts.
I tio:
CTU'itr l
rios' up iii:.ity h k nsi'iick to iiavi:
tl' lllltECTTHU hATlKl' VOl'IO.N Of A MllllT-
Pursuant to an net of Assembly pwd tho 'flit
day of .March, lsj.i, notice Is heieov irlven to tho le
tral representatle or represenutltes of Wlllljm
lireltbarth deceased, to bo and appear at the next
-nsuliiKteim ot court held In and tor tlio county or
Columbia upon the ilrst Monday ot May, A. Ii ls,o,
to show cause II any they hao why s.ilil court inn
not decrue and direct b.itltactlon to bo entered up
on mortfrauo r-t said Henry IKenstock to said tll.
tlnm lireltimrth, leeordeil lu slid eousty in mort
gairo buok No. 7 at p.iiio 67 ; In accordance w Ith ttie
petition of said Henry ltoseustack to iho said court
sennit ionu iiui saia inoiigogo uas oeen lutiy
I'Afl, K. Wlltr, U. II. ENT,
Attorney for It. llosenstock. Sherllf ot col. co.
March l'j, 4w,
lly Mrtuo ot sundry writs Issued out of tho
Court ot Common l'leas of Columbia county and to
mo dliecled, 111 bo expostd to public salo ut
the Court Houc, Illoomsburrf, IW., ut 2 o'clock, p,
in., on
Saturday, March 27th, 18S0,
all that cirtaln lot or p.'ece ot land situate In Locust
township, Columbia county, aud stato of Abound
ed und described as follows, to-lt: lleglnnlnff at
ii stone on tho northwest corner of tho lot or tract
ot land hereby comcyed, theneo south six dcgices
east along me lands ol Michael Ulmmlck ulueU
one and fuur-tentha perches to a stone, thence north
seienty-seven and a halt degrees east along tho
same iitty-two and three-tenths perch"s to a stone,
theneo north four aud three-fouilhs degiees west
along tho lauds ot, Adam Ulmmlck, of which this
was a pai t, ulnety-ons uud four-tenths perches to n
stone, theneo south seeuly-scen and one-h tit do
grees west llfty-thrce aud elght-tenths perches to a
stono tho place ot beginning, contalulugihliti acres
unu. iorty-iour perches of land Krlcl measure.
which nro necttd a one story and a halt duelling
UUUSU 1IIIU oui-uunuiugs.
Seized, taken in execution at tho suit ot Hellla
lion eragal nst TJacob Myers aud to bo sold as tho
property of Jacob .Miers.
Freeze, Attorney. j j
All tlml eei tain tract ot laud situate In l'lno town,
suip, Columbia county uud stale of l'ennsjlvanla,
bounded and desciloed U3 follows, to-wlti on the
north by land ot James Masters and Joacnu Shultz.
on the east by land ot James .Wasters, on tho south
by;iand of olUer Wright and on the west by land of
olner Wiljhtnud Joseph Miultz, containing sixty
actes mote or less, on which aro erected a dwelling
nouse, uarn ana oui-buuu!ngs.
Seized, taken Into execution at the suit ot Joseph
W. Kcs assigned to Jos V. lieeeo against Cletnuel
li, raikerund to bo sold as lha property of Clemuel
It. Parker.
lkeler, Attorney. vend Ex
A Lit),
All that certain tract of land sltuato In lleaver
township, Columb! t couniy, l'enua., bounded as fol
low s i On the north by a publl j road, west by laud
or diaries t laher, soulh by land formerly owned by
oainuel Klsher, and on tho east by lauds
lormorly ow ued by bamuel Kbher aud Samuel llln
derlltcr, contalulug slxtj-IIvo acres, whereon aro
erected it two story f ramo dwelling houae, barn and
Seized, taken In execution at the suit of Charles
Usher against Jeremiah Derr and IKnry lllnterllter
and to bo sold as tho proper-y ot Henry lllnterllter,
Lames, Attorneys, Vend Ex,
Terms cash on day of sale.
feb, 0, lsS0U bhcritl.
COU'Mllli COfSTY S S :
In tho matter ot exceptions to tho account of tho
executors of Joshua havago, deceased.
Among the Hecords nnd proceedings of Iho Or.
fauiid ' 01 81" J C0Ulity U'r alla 11 13 u"u eoo-
And now Petinmre J 1bMl An ,.ir.nnn t
lluckalew, Attorney for exceptants L. s. Winter.'
steeu appointed auditor on exceptions.
Certltied from the records this tutu day of Feb .
A, I).,lssu. ' '
"Iho auditor In pursuanco ot tho foregoing od.
po ntiueutwlllatteudto thodutlis thereof at tlio
onico of col. h. Knorr in Woomsburg, on Mturday.
tho KJth U ,y of March, A. u. iso. ul lo o'clock a. m.
when and where all parlies Interested will appear
or bo debarred from coming In on said estate..
L. b. WlM'tlteTEEX.
feb, -ta.
,UTtlZXXebim real cstat0
The Auditor nppolnted by the Court ot Common
l'leas of Columbia couniy o distribute tho mone?
arising from Bald sale to and among tho parties en.
titled thereto will attend to tho duties of ils an
polutment at his onico lu Uloomsburg ' on StC
urduy, thi Urddayot April, lso,ai lo a.m., when
and where all persons Inn lug claims against said
In rjpnn ""V'i J V ""'hi- r 11
r-T-r lie CMICH C3TERwHH Utb Mw, ,j,
'ict arm, mm t i rw l i 1 ribont" miri on t I ,
fliT" Fllll'rariu iiiruirnuisirir, 1 lie I MSnit
niM v ti n ami inoir; .roup a w ifl'Mi
i1UtilnlinninaiT nt MkM iiy tt munurvini-irii
rittimf U irL lhii,. '
litndi itnHy tlMictir 1 1 r I rui.twr Mitol rrln. a t ...
In fir Wine nr Mnn lit It"rUtr- i
i . ii ji f l in Kiilo, Mk !i l
ft 4iTetl. K, At
nun i iuihim ihiiiik
used lu tho principal Churches for Commui,iii
Spoor's Port Grape Wine! i
'I 'his Celebrated N'atlvo Wlno Is made from tr a
L Juice ot tho oporto drape, raised In tlusium, j
Its Invaluable 4
m . s, n i." - u
xomo auu oireugtuBinug roperuess
arc unsurrassed by any other Native lne l'.cli."H
tho pure Julco of tlii (Irape, produced timlcr Xt
speer's own personal supervision, Its purtn ir:
genuineness are guarauteed. 'I'he yotuu'-'st -'lii 'w
may partake of ltsgciierotisqualltlestaiidth w i.w
est Invalid uso It to advantage, it is p-uU'ihr' 3
benellclal to the aged aud debilitated, at-il suttel '
the various ailments that affect t ho w eaker sex. It 3
In every respect A WINE TO III-: llKLIhl) ON. 9
1B. JT. Slicrry.
Tho r..T.SIinilUVlsn Wine of Superior ('lurncMJ
nnd partakes of thopolden qualities or tlir f rap M
from which It Is made. For Purity, inclines, v v m
and Medicinal ITopertlcs, It will bo round uneee"el $
P, .T. 1SraiBSy.
This llltANDV stands unrivaled In this Couitrj ffl
ueing iar superior ror medicinal purposes.
IT IS A l'UIIE distillation from tho grape anOKti'.
tains valuable medicinal properties. vj
It has a delicate Ilavor. similar lo that it ft
grapes from which It Is distilled, and Is In gieai ut 1
among families.
Seo that tho Blgnaturoof AI.FIIEI) Sl'EEIl, I'assUl
. .1., is ocr tno corK or eacn oottie.
J'ino 27, 1S73-U
lly virtue of authority contained In tho last ncfl
and testament of lletsey Kobison, lato ot I'.looL'-'f
burg, deceased, the undersigned offers at pubm I .
on the premises on
Saturday, March 20, 1880,
at 10 o'clock, a, in. that valuablo property . i tb .'
coiner of Third and West streets, llloomsburf, IV
as follows :
l-'IltST. A lot ad Iho corner of oald streets ,v
icuuiuy m wiuiuuu iniru street 04 leet ana urn,-
es, and In depth 214 feeto Inches to nn alle), i
talnlng lnoro than a
ot laud und having on It a commodious
and other out-bulldlngs. Tho houso has nine ro-u J
besides store-room, pantry, bath-room, halls .
kitchen, largo. closets, a large high garret, good i
inented cellar, porches, c, &c. Also good we
water and cistern w ith pumps ; a largo and cii
variety of EltUIT THEEs, together with au uu.
danco of small trulls and ornamental shrubber;
i he grounds aro well stocked with CHOICE Fl on j
EltIN'1 and OHN'AMENTAL l'LAMTS. IholO'al .
Is one of the most pleas int lu town and the it ;
erty, with Its Improvements, such as Is seldom I '!
sale In this place.
hKCONI) A LOT or (IIIOUNI) between tin al '
described lot on tho one side and tho W est ni"i
school lot on tho other, extending In front on lliiris
street 64 feet a Inches and In depth to au ul!e
feet i) Inches,
Tho lot Is well stocked with cholco young irxl
trees and In agood stato ot cultivation.
Terms, ic., mado known on day ot sale.
Ex'r Estato of II. Itoblson, di , d
-March 1, ts.
lly vlrtuo of an order of tho Orphans' Court (
lumbla county, the undersigned tdmlnlvrai-ir
Sarah C. Miultz, will exposo to public sale uihju i
premises on
Sattu'dity, March 27th, 18SU,
! o'clock In tho afternoon, all that certain Ui
situate In Centrevllle. Columbia countv. Pa., boui.-
ed on Iho north by un alley, on tho east by lot St J
32, on the south by second street and on the
by lot No. 30, being lot No. SI according lo the -
eral plan of said village of Centrevllle, nnd belt-,
and 1-2 feet on Second street, on which aro ir-Mdl
a one and a half story
an excellent well of w ater al the door, I
TF.I1MS OP SALE. Ten rer cent, ot the at-1
louriu ot tuo purchase money to bo paid at
striking down of th property, tlio one-fourth i
the ten per cent, at the continuation of salo and '
rematnlug three-fourths In one year thereafter '
interest from connrinatlou nisi.
March 12, ts.
A VALVA1ILE FARM situate In Madison lo"'
ship, Columbia co. near New Columbia, conlauiUi'
197 Acres of Land.
There Is a
A Spring and Good Well of Water, a'LAHGE NE
HANK JlAlIN, ' -
andjother Fruit Ti-ees on the premises.
For terms and particulars apply to
A A DrtXT CKtTlt
TC A lli. 1l.wq
uijie,'M)-lia Duck Ilcru. ft, ' M