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The Huntingdon Journal
S. R. DURBORROW,
Wednesday Morning, Nov. 29, 1871
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vention will be selected to remodel the Con
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J. R. DURIIORRUW & CO.,
Un- Lieut. Gov. Dunn, of Louisiana,
died on last Wednesday.
16.. New York had 43 new cases of
email pox reported last week.
INS. Gen. Howard recommends the clo
sing of the Freedmen's Bureau.
Mir The attention of printers is called
to the advertisement of "Solon," under our
j Rev. Alfred Cooktnau, who died a
week or two ago, was a graduate of Dick
Congress asseinbles on next Mon
aay. The session will, in all probability,
be a lengthy one.
le_ The Russian Grand Duke was the
great sensation at Washington. He arri
ved there on last Wednesday. He has
returued to New York.
am. Victor Emanual, King of Italy, has
established his government at Rome. After
a lapse of fourteen 'hundred years Italy is
united once more.
aft. The President has appointed Geo.
Boker, Esq., of Philadelphia, Minister to
Constantinople, in the plate of Wayne
i The conscientious return judge of
Franklin county, under the seductive in
fluences of a peremptory mandamus, has
signed, or will sign, Weakley's certdicate.
ges. The Harrisburg Patriot is con
stantly prating about ghosts. It must be
owing to some one, connected with that
establishment, being predisposed to see
wk. The great Credit Mobilier case,
which was tried in the Dauphin count)
court, was reversed by the Supmule Court.
at Pittsburgh. The State will lose heavil)
by this decision.
pp ,The Republicans of Bedford county.
in Mats Meeting assembled, have declared
for. Colonel Frank Jordan, present Secre
tary of the Commonwealth, ior Governor.
His nomination will be strongly urged.
W o assure the Pittsburgh Pose
that we are not opposed to the nomination
of Col. Thomas A. Scott for President.—
On the other hand we are in favor of it,
because we believe that he would not be a
sig.. We have the authority of H. G.
Esq:, of this place, fur saying that
the report that the head-waiter of the St.
Cloud Hotel, Philadelphia, died of small
poxiis false. He died of pneumonia, and
at his private residence. 'There has not
been a case of small pox at the h,tel.
OUR WASHINGTON LETTER
WASHINGTON, D. C.. Nov. 24, 1871.
THE INDIAN DIFFICULTIES IN ARIZONA,
The shooting of a hundred Apaches in
April last, three-fourths of whom were
women and children ; the mission of Vin
cent Colyer to Arizona, and his return
with reports favorable to the Indians; and
the subsequent report by telegraph, of the
murder of F. A. Loring, of Boston, (a
young author of great promise.) and others
of the stage coach party passing through
Kirkland Valley, Arizona, have given the
Apache Indian question a prominence
which has attracted the attention and en
listed the feelings of officials here and the
communities generally throughout the
In his preliminary report. to the Secre
tary of the Interior, and in his interview
with the President, Mr. Colyer narrated
the enthusiastic manner in which he was
everywhere received by the Apaches, who,
when informed that he was on a mission
of peace, came to him, by scores and hun
dreds, bearing white flags. When assured
that they would be protected, they ex
pressed their willingness to go up in such
reservations as might be selected, and re
main there. Mr. Colyer expresses strong
eonfid, ace in their peaceable disp sition ;
but says that they have been the victims
of inhuman treatment. They are pushed
from place to place by the advance of the
white settlers, and are deprived of their
corn lands and hunting grounds. The
Indian Chief Soute, of the Apache Mu
hawes, came in with sonic of his people, so
prostrated by hunger and sickness, that he
could not stand, and was permitted to lie
down. This was at Camp Verde. overlooking
the Rio Verde, and about 25 miles north of
the U S. military pat. Gen. Graver and
staff, and Mr. Colyer were present. After
the Chief Soute wi:s fed. he ruse parti.mlly,
and resting upon his elbow lie replied as
fellows to the question why they could not
provide food as formerly :
" Listen : Sec the vrhitc man's ranches along that
valley below. Many years me and my men plant
ed Indian corn there; but white man come and
told In Ban to go, or be shot with rifle. So in all
the good valleys. Now, see three white men,
(pointing to the mountains,) coming down with
their rifles. Many white hunters go all over the
mountains and get all the deer and game. Deer
very scarce, and very wild now. Indian can't get
near enough to kill with bow and arrow. Got no
rifle; nu powder. White man uot give any. Says
Indian will shoot white man if he gets plenty
General Graver corroborated the story
of the Chief, as indicating the true cause
of the hepless condition of the Apaches
and other tribes in Arizona.
Mr. Colyer is now preparing his regular
official report of his mission and what he
accomplished. Your correspodent bad a
conversation with him to-day. In reply
to an inquiry as to whether the murder of
the stage coach party was by Indians or
white men, he replied : "Probably by In
dians," and continued, "I rode over the
same road by stage a month ago. In pass
ing through Kirkland Valley, near Vick
enburg, the stage stopped at a tavern, and
we found the family greatly excited, over
the murder of an Indian. The landlord
declined to give the details of the affair,
but asked for seats in the stage for his
wife and daughter, as they must leave or
-roil the rick of being murdered that night
by the Indians. The stage was full, but
arrangements were made for the women to
obtain seats. After travelling some dis
tance the women were drawn into conver
s aim). by their fellow passengers, and told
the stvry as follows :
'The Indian was standing in the front door of
the tavern when three white men came up the road
on horseback, awl demanded a Herring's rifle
which tile Indian held in hiA hand, No, was the
reply, this is my gun—my property. Jump off and
take it, says ono to another, upon which one of the
riders dismounted and reached for the 'ills. The
Indian stepped bank. The white man sprang for
ward and seized the rifle, and with the butt end
knocked the Indian down in the door of the tavern.
We screamed, and begged the party not to murder
an Indian in the tavern, or his tribe would retalli
ate by murdering the inmates. The Indian was
dragged out and killed, and buried there in the
yard, when the party mounted and rode off with
his rifle. The day following, a straggling party
of the same tribe of fedi:ins, the Apache Moliswes,
were coining up the road, soliciting work from the
farmers along the route, as is their COPOLII. When
within a mile of the tavern where the Indian was
killed, three farmers, who supposed they were
coming to attack the tavern. fired into the Indians,
about twenty in number, and wounded or killed
several of them, who were carried oil by their asso
ciates in their rapid retreat."
"This is the st,ry," stir} Mr. Gayer, "as
tad me by these women. As the Apache
Mohawes had up to this time been at peact
and were not included with those against
whom General Crook was conducting his
campaign; and as this branah of the tribe
numbered some 2,500 people, the settlers
were all in a state of consternation and
alarm, and were hourly fearing an attack.
The reported attack upon the stage may
be one of the results."
In reply to an inquiry by your corres
pondent, as to the reports from California
that the Chief Chochise and his men were
leaving the reservation upon which he had
placed them, Mr. Colyer said that it was
not so. Contractors, traders, and saloon
keepers were pecuniarly interested in keep
ing up a war with the Indians, and draw
ing and retaining troops in the country.—
The two papers published in the-Territory
are in their interest, as is also an influen •
tial member of the Associated Press in
California, who sent telegrams, East, in
the interest of the contractors, traders, and
saloon keepers. Mr. Colyer showed your
corresp-ndent a telegram just received
from the Indian Agent at Sante Fe, saying
that Chief Cochise and his men are en the
reservation, as Mr. Colyer left them.
Your correspodent inquired if the Indi
ans were disposed to be industrious if an
opportunity to work was offered. Mr. C.
said they were. Col. Green, of the Ist U.
S. Cavalry, says :
"The Apache Indians furnished 100 tons of lty,
for which he paid them in dour. They brought it
into his ramp, in White Mountains. 15 tons a day.
They supplied the garrison with all the wood they
used, bri ging it in at the rate of 3 cords a day,
using their hands and a few old broken axes to
oreak it off, and the hay they cut with old knives.
The whole was brought in to the post on their
Mr. Colyer's report, when submitted,
will be strengthened by testimony from
officers of the army any others, in support
of the peaceable and industrious disposi
tion of the Apaches Mr. C. has had many
years' experience among the Indians. He
has been with the Chiefs and among the
tribes of nine-tenths of all the Indians in
the United States, including Alaska. Be
is a member of the Board of Indian Com
missioners, and is its Secretary. And it
is fair to s.y that his statements in refer:-
ence to the Apaehrs ate entitled to as
much credit, at least, as the statements
from interested parties in Caliti,rnia, com
iug through the telegrams of the Associa
ted Press. It is s:tnply a struggle for
mastery between the adrccates of war and
extermidation, and those in favor of the
peace and conciliation policy of the Presi
dent and Administration. N. H. P.
Senator Scott and the Vice-Presidency.
The following appears in the morning
papers here with the approbaation, it is
stated, of Senator Scott: The friends of
Senator Scott, of Pennsylvania, feel more
confident than ever of securing his nom
ination for the Vice-Presidency iu 1872.
on the Republican tiiket. It is their in
tention, however, to be guided by the feel
ing manifested at the Convention. They
insist that if Pennsylvania is to have the
Vice-Presidency, Mr. Scott seems to be
the only available man in the State in pub
lic life who has kept from political disseti
sons aoiong the Curtin and Cameron fac
tions and therefore his name would be en
d used by both of these respective classes.
Of course any movement looking to the
nomination of Senat.d. Scott for the Vice-
Presidency will meet with strung oppk,si-
Con from Cameron."
The above is found in the Washington
dispatch to the Pittsburg Uommercial of
Saturday. There has been a general fed
ing in this State, as well as among the
members of Congress and officers at Wash
ington. that Pennsylvania deserves au
appropriate recognition for political ser
vies, :;ucl for reas ins that are obvious to
any one acquainted with the politics of
the State, such recognition could no more
effectively given than in the person of her
promising S:-n itor. We cannot credit the
gratuitous assertion that such a movement
would meet with strong opposition from
Senator Cameron. _
There is no other man is Pennsylvania
who h is held important offices us long as
Senator Csweron. and we bAieve that we
may sorely say, that there is no other pub
lic man in the State whoseofficial acts will
bear closer scrutiny, and though the Sena
tor has been spoken of in entnection with
that office himself, we understand that he
h is declined to allow his name to be used,
and those who mihnot injure hint in any
other way, resort to just such misenble
means as the para,:raph in this dispatch, to
represent him as opposed to every other man.
but himself. Although it is not a matter
that should influence the people in the
least, we have reason to believe that our
senatorial representatives have always
worked for the good of the State and the
Republican party in it, and there is no
good reason to believe anything contrary
will be done in the future.—Meadville Re
Arrival of the Grand Duke Alexis
New York, Nov. 20.
The announcmont yesterday morning of
the safe arrival of the lightship of the
Russian frigate Svetland, with the Grand
Duke Alexis on board, created great excite
ment and a general feeling of joy through
out the city. It servedat once to dispel the
fears of his safety entertained by same, and
to communicate to our citizens the welcome
news that the long expected imperial visi
tor had come. The delay of his arrival
beyond the anticipated time has heigh
tened the excitement concerning his visit
to America, and will undoubtedly tend to
increase the enthusiasm with which he will
be greeted after he has landed on our shore.
It is expected the Grand Duke will be
landed in the city about 2 o'clock this
afternoon, when the military will be in
readiness to escort him to the Clarendon
hotel, City ball, Grace church and other
prominent buildings will be appropriately
dressed with bunting, and as his imperial
highness passes up Broadway the Trinity
church bells will chime the Russian na
tienal hymn. Clarendon House alone will
display the imperial flag of Russia.
The Russian squad' on loft Cronstadt on
the 21st of August, sailing fur Falmouth,
England. where they arrived on the 9th
of September. Here they were delayed
some time by taking in tresh provisi , ms,
and nn the 20th of September they sailed
fir Madeira, where the fleet dropped an
chor on the sth of October. Here the
Grand Duke spent five days, when they
weighed anchor fir New York.
The Svetland left Madeira on the 10th
inst., in company with the go g ati r e and
Abreck. Ou the third day out the Abreok
was signalled and directed to rendezvous
at New York, the Svetland taking a south
westerly course to meet the trade winds.
Everything went along yell until the sth.
of .Novesnber, when they experienced a
gale in which the Bogatire carried away
her foretop gallant mast. On the 6th the
Svetlaud and Bogatire loot sight of each
other, the Sve and experienced very he :vy
weather until-the 18th, when they were
able to make a lunar observation and found
they were in the latitude of Cape May,
when they made direct for New York.
The ves-el was under sail a great portion
of the time, baring run short of coal.
Steamer City of New London Burned—
The Boat a total Wreck—A Number
of the Passengers Lost—Terrible Sup
ferings of the 4urvivora,
NEW LONDON, Nov. 22.—The City of
New London, which left New York last
evening, with freight only, on her regular
trip to Norwich, was burned to the wat
er's edge in Thanags river, just above Al
ly's Point, and below Norwiek gbe was
filled with freight. The flames were first
discovered issmng from one of the ventila
tors. Captain Brown was on deck and or
dered the boat. anchored. Efforts were
immediately made to extinguish the flames
and after a short time were apparently
succepsful, A rigid examination discover
ed no traces of five. The anchor w,:s pist -
ed. and the boat proceeded up — the river.
When about three .files below the city,
abreast the mouth of Poquetanock Cove.
fire was discovered in some co. ton which
was on deck. The donkey pumps were
started, and the captain and engineer, aid
ed by the crew, in less than one minute,
had three etreanta Qn Ph? grc%
Despite all theirexertioes the are spread
with groat rapidity, and soon enveloped all
the forward - - tart of the boat. The captain
seeing that all efforts to extinguish the fire
wese useless, ordered the boat benched,
but the engineer could notstart the engine.
The donkey pumps were, however, still
kept at work until the engineer notifies
the captain that he feared an explosion of
thg boilers, in which event all would be
lost. The -read of the flames had in the
meantime cut of all communication with
the boots and rendered the life preservers
inacessible. The passengers and crew then
threw themselves into the water, clinging
to such p 'diens of the cargo and boat as
had fallen overboard.
Those who were unable to swim had
much difficulty io reaching shore. Some
were ricked up by the boats from floating
pieces of the cargo in au exhausted condi
tion and taken to farm houses-in the vicin
ty, where they were °aced for and resus
citated. Some half dozen of the crew and
passengers are still missing, and it is fear
ed are lost among whom is C. B. Rogers,
the well known manufacturer of this city.
A train with a fire engine was taken
d rivo from the city, but too late to be or
service. The wreck was drifted down
stream and to leeward about quarter of a
mile be ow Haiden's Island. where it has
been abandoned by the crew, and lies fast
aground just below rtiquotanock cove.
Trains are runn*r, down hourly, si,n4 vig
ilant search is making for the missing men.
United States Laws.
E 11 W
PASSED AT THE
FIRST SESSION OF THE FORTY
Convention between the General Poet Opt te of
America end the General Poet 011Ioe of the United
Kingdow of Great Britain and Ireland.
The General Post Office of the United States of
America and the General Post Office of the tit&
ted Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, be
ing desirous of establishing an exchange of
money orders between the two countries, the un
dersigned, duly authorized for that purpose;
have agreed upon the following articles.
Aartecu 1. There shall be a regular exchange
of money orders betty°en the two countries. The
maximum of each order is fixed at ten pound ster
ling, when issued in. the United Kingdom of Great
Britain and Ireland, and. when issued in the Uni
ted States, at fifty dollars iu the national paper
currency of the latter country.
Aur. C 2. The British Post office shall have pow
er to tix tne rates of counuission on all mon:y or
ders issued in the United litittlom ; and the Uni
ted States Post Office shall have the same power in
regard to all money orders issued in the United
States. °Mee shall communicate to the oth
er its taril of charges or rates of cotmnission
which shall he established under this convention,
and these rates shall not, in any event, be repay
able. It is understood, moreover, that each office
is authorized to suspend. temporarily, the ex
change of money orders in case the course of ex
change, or any other circumstance, Should give
rise to abuses, or canoe detriment to thepostal rev
ART. 3. Each country shall keep the commission
charred on ail money orders imued within it, and
shall pay to the other country one per cent. on the
the total atztuuut of such orders.
Anr. 4. No money order shall include a frac
tional port of a penny or of a cent.
ART. 5. The service of the postal money-order
system between the two countries shall be per
termed exclusively by the agency of offices of ex
change. Ou the part of the United States, the
office of exchange shall be New York, and on the
part of the United Kingdom. London.
ART. 6. Any person in the United States de
siring to remit to the United Kingdom a sum of
money within the limits prescribed by Article I,
may pay it into any post-office in the United
States designated for such purpose from time to
time, by the Postmaster General of that country.
Such person shall, at the same time, give the name
and address of the person to whom the amount is
to be paid in the United Kingdom, and his own
name and address. Auy person in the United
Kingdom desiring to remit to the United States a
sum of money within the same limits, may pay it
into any money-order office of the United Kingdom
giving at the came time, the name and exact ad
dress of the person to whom the amount is to be
paid in the United States, and his own name and
address. The receiving postmaster in either
country shall, in accordance with the rules es
tablished by his postal admiuistration, notify every
ar..it payment to the despatching exchange office.
The postmaster of New lurk, upon receipt of every
notification of that kind, shall make out and for
ward to the payee in the United Kingdom a money
order payable in sterling at tha pesteffice in that
country, designated by the remitter of the order,
it being understood that the money orders so ye
milted shall be sent, in the first instance, to the
controller of the money-order office in London, and
shall not be subject to postage.
ART. 7. By every mail, the exchange office of
eich country shall send to the exchange ; office of
the other country n certified list of sums , payabM
in that country, and sent since the despatch of the
previous list. As soon as such list has reached
the New York office, and been verified, this office
shall make out inland money orders in favor, Of
the payees, for the amount specified in the list,
and shall promptly forward them to the payees or
to the paying Oiii4C, in conformity with the regula
tions existing in the United States fur the pay
ment of mousy orders. The list forwarded to the
United Kingdom shall be accompanied to the rela
tive letters of advice of the orders entered therein,
together with the or.rlers themselves, as already
settled in Article VI. Alter comparison with the
list, the advices shall be despatched to the offices
drawn upon, and the letters enclosing the orders
pinned fur delivery. The Usti, by means of which
each office of exchange communicates with the
other, shall be aceoriling to the forms A and B
ART. S. The lists despatched from each office of
exchange shall be numbered consecutively, com
mencing with No. 1, at the beginning of each
year, and tho entries, also, in these lists, shall have
consecutive members, those in the lists from the
United kingdom commencing each calendarinonth
with No. I. ' ol each list despatched from 'New
York, a duplicate shall he sent, which duplioate
shall, after being verified at the liritish .01114, be
returned to New York.
-ART. 9. Should any list fail.to bo rcceixed in
duo course, the desritehing ogee ehall, on ieoeiv
ing imormation to that effect, transmit, without
delay, a - Carteate of the het, - - duly certified as
ART. 10. Each office or exchange shall promptly
commumeate to the other the correction of any
simple error which it may diseover in the verifio
ttou of the lists. When the lisle shall show irreg
ularities which the tyceiving office shall not be
able to reality. that office shall apply for an ex
planation from the despatching Mike; and this
exianation shall be afforded without delay.
ART. 11. Duplicate orders shall only he issued
by the postal administration of the country on
which the original orders were drawn, and in 00/1-
finality with tho regulations established or to be
established in that country.
A, t. 12. At the close of each quarter, three cop
ies of an account shall be prepared and transmit
ted by the office at London, exhibiting the balance
found due on Om wschanges of orders during the
quart:a:, which balance, after proper verifieatien,
shall, if due by the United States office, be paid at
Loudon; but if due by the British office, it shall
be paid in .ICcw York, and always in the money of
the country to which the payment is made. If
pending the settlement of an accent, one of the
two postal administrations shall ascertain that it
owes the other a balance exceeding one thousand
pounds sterling, the indebted administration shall
promptly remit the approximate amount of such
balance to the credit of the other. This account,
and the lettere which action party such intermetli
ate remit , ances, shall be in accordance with the.,
Forms C, B, and B, annexed jo this convention..
Art, 13. (Tail the two General Post Offisea shall
consent to an alteration, it is agreed that, in all
matters of account relative to money orders whin)
shall result from the execution of the present con- -
vention, the pound sterling of Great Britain shall
be considered as equivalent to lour dollars and
eighty-six rents of the gold coin of the United
States. _ .
14. Each exchange office shall certify its
orders to the other, in amounts designated in tin
denominations of he money both of the despatch
ing and receiving country, at the rate of conver
sion established upon the basis of gold by Article
XIII of this convention. This conversion shall be
checked at the receiving office of exchange.
Art. lb. Allpaymeurs for money orders, wheth
er 'to 011 , the public., If not to told, shall be made
to the nearest practicable equivalent,
Art. 16. The value of gold coin in the United
States, en deposits in paper money made in that
country for payment in Great Britian, shall be
determined at. the exchange office of New York,
according to the rate of premium on gold, on the
day of receipt at that other of notification of such
deposits. On the other hand, the value, in Uni
ted States paper currency, of money orders certi
fied in the lists sent from the exchange office of
London to the exchan g e office of New York, shall
be determined (also atNew York) in a , tordance
with the premium on gold on the day of the re
ceipt of such lists.
Art. 17. Orders which shall not have been paid
within twelve calendar months from the month of
issue shall become void, and the sums received
shall accrue to and remain at the disposal of the
country of origin. The British office shall there
fore enter to the Credit of the United Staten id the
quarterly account, all money orders entered in the
Into received from the United States which retrain
unpaid at the end of the period specified. On' the
other hand, the United Stat s office shall, at the
close of each month, transmit to the British office,
for entry in the quarterly account, a detailed
statement of alt orders included in the lists des
patched from the latter office which, under this
article, become void.
A . rt. 18. Repayment of orders shalt rtqt he made
until an authorization for such repayment !hall
fired have been obtained by the country where such
orders were payable; and the amounts pf the re
paid orders *hail be duly credited to the former
country iu the quarterly account. It is the pro
vince of each postal administration to determine
the manner in which repayment to the remitter is
to be main.
Art. 19. The orders issued by each country on
the other shall be subject, as regards payment, to
the regulations which gorern the payment of inland
orders of the country on which they are drawn.
Art. 20. The bieneral Post Office in each noun
try shall hp autneriPA to adopt any additional
rules (if cot repugnant to the foregoing) foi the
greater security against fraud, or fur the better
working of the system generally, All such addi
tional rules, however, mud be. romptly communi
cated to the Post Office of the other eeentry,
Art. 21. The present convention shall take ef
fect on the first day of October next, and shall
continua in force until twelve months after the
d a t a a t which one of the contracting parties shall
have notified to the other its intention lo
a • - J.'
Dune iu duplicate, and signed in Lontleyton!tie
thirtieth 'ay of June, in the year of our Lord one
thousand eight hundred and serstity.one, and in
Washing , ou on the twenty-seventh day of Jane,
in the year ufpur f i ord one thousand eight hun
dred and severity-ono,
[Seal of Her Majesty's Postmaster General.
JNO. A. J. CRESSWELL,
Postmaster General of the United States.
[Seal of the Poet (Mee Department of the Uni
ted States of America.]
I hereby approve the aforegoing convention.
and in testimony thereof, I have caused the seal
of the United States to be aMzed.
[Seal oftheiTuiteti States of America.]
j}y the President
lienwroN Fists, Seetetery sf State,
Washington, July 27, 1871•
DAUGHERTY—EASTEP.—On the2hth of No.
vein her, by the Rev. J. A. Peters, Mr. John W.
Daugherty to Miss RachaelEn.step, both of Alex
COOK—SMITH.—On the 19th of November, at
the residence of the bride, in Cole Valley, by Rev.
J. M. Mason,Mr. Solomen Cook and Miss Mary S.
Smith, all ollnntingdon, co., Pa.
SIIAFER—LEFFORD.—On the 14th of Novem
ber, by the Rev. J. A. Paters. Mr. Samuel S. Sha
fer, of Indiana county, to Miss Lettio C. Leffurd,
of Porter township, this county.
[lndiana county papers please copy.]
CUNNINGHAM —KNODE.—On the 16th of
'November, by the Rev. J. A. Peter.. Mr. William
R. Cunningham, of Porter twp., to Miss Emma J.
Knode, of West top.
LIVINGSTON.—At bin residence, in Clinton
county, lud., John Livingston. in the sixty-second
year of his age. The dee'd was formerly a citizen
of this county.
GEIISINGER.—On the 10th inst., of heart dis
ease, Mrs. Jane Geissinger, wife of John Geissing
er,*aged 61 years and 22 days.
She was converted to God in early life and uni
ted with the M. E. Church of which she remained
a faithful member until called to the church tri
umphant; the call was sudden On Friday of the
10th inst., while busy engaged in her domestic af
fairs, the Bridegroom came, she fell beneath GI.
shadow of the cross and in A few morae - As the
spirit of a noble cheistian mother had passed from
earth. tier example as a devoted christian has
graced her family and surrounding community with
endearments which were exhibited by many in
imprinting their last tribute of respect upon the
silent lips of their mother in Israel. She leaves a
husband and seven children to mourn her loss. L.
FOR RENT OR SALE.
A fast-class brick dwelling house with
nine rooms, No. 521 Washington street, Bunting
don, Pa. If not sold on rented before Thursday,
December Ith, it will be offered it public sale, or
for rent, to the highest approved bidder, at 10
o'clock on that day. Apply to
JAMES A. BROWN,
ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY CHOICE
BUILDING LOTS in West Huntingdon, Pa.
FIFTY of these lota will, for a short time, be offer
ed at low prices, ranging from $lOO to $l5O. Terms
easy. Apply to or address
nov2o-ti It. ALLISON MILLER.
[E!tteof John Ifrin ! cleF'd.]
Letters of Administration having been granted
to the endersigned on the estate of John Irvin, late
of Franklin township, Huntingdon county, dec'd.,
all persons knowing themselves indebted ore re
quested to make immediate payment, and 'hose
having claims to present them duly anthentieated
for settlement. JOHN D. HIIHGES.
nov29, i. 871,
TN the Court of Common Pleas of
ra. }No22, '
Aug. Term 1871.
To Harriet Crawford, respondent:
In pursuance of an order of publication in the
:above stated cage, you are required to attend at
said Court, on Monday, the Bth day of January,
1872, to answer the complaint of the libellant,
wherein he charges you with adultery, and to show
cause why divorce a vineuto niatrimonii cbould not
AMON HOUCK, Sheriff.
Sheriff's office Noc29-4t
TN the Court of Common Please of Hun
-A- tingdon County.
Josiah M. Nathans,
VB. No. 70, Aug. Term 71
Anna M. Nathans. In Divorce.
To Anna M. Nathans, respondent.—ln pursu
ance of an order of publication in the above state d
you are required to attend at said Court, on
Monday, the Bth day of January 1872 to answit
the complaint of the libelaint, wherein ho charge,
you with desertion, and to show cause why divorce
a rinculo matrimonii should not be decreed.
Sheriff's Office, N0v.29,1871-4t.
AFARM FOR SALE.—A tract of
farm and timber land, in Oneida and Hen
derson townships, 25 miles from the borough of
Huntingdon. is offered for sale. on reasonable terms.
containing about ONE HUNDRED ACRES, be
tween 50 and Oa acres Ortvhich are cleared and
under cultivation. The up land is of a fair grain
raising quality with some fifteen acres of fine
meadow bottom, and the balance is principally
covered with a good quality of timber, mostly whit.
pine and hemlock, with a good saw mill scat, and
never failing water power thereon.
The Improvements are a neat two-story frame
house and frame stable, with other outbuilding,
and conveniences, and a young thriving orchard of
choice fruit trees.
For further particulars, and terms of sale, in
quire of the undersigned, at Huntingdon, or on
novl9-tf. R. MeDIVITT.
VALUABLE FARM LAND AT
The undersigned, Executors of tho Will of John
Weal:lan, Esq., late ofthe borough of Huntingdon,
deceased, will offer at. Public Sale; at the Court
House, in Huntingdon, on
Tuesday, the 9th day of January, 1872,
at ten o'clock. a. in.,
A TRACT OF LIMESTONE LAND, situate in
Porter townthip, Huntingdon county, containing
240 acres, more or less. About 70 acres of the
land are cleared, under fence, and in a pretty good
state of cultivation. (now farmed by Mr. Samuel
Moore,) and the remainder is well timbered, ad
joining lands of George Lamp, deceased. A. P.
*Wilsom deceased, W. P. Orbison, Esq., Thomas
Whittakoes heirs, and others. The public and
leading road from Huntingdon. to Hartslog Valley
passes through this tract of land,
ALSO, Three adjoining Tracts of Land, situate
in Porter township, contenting, respectively, 16t,
102 acres, warranted in the name of Wm. Smith,
D. D., and 109 acres, warranted in the name of
John Patton, adjoining lands of R. B. Bryan,
Joseph O'Kain, Hahn Brothers, A. P. Wilson, Esq.,
deceased, Thom. Fisher, and others. On the
premises are a LOG DWELLING ROUSE,
FRAME BARN, and a good spring, in tenure of
Samuel Moore. A part of this land is cleared and
and the balance well timbered. The
public roads leading from Huntingdon to Harts
lag Valley and to Alexandria pass through those
These tracts will be sold as one body, or sepa
rately, as purchasers may desire.
Persons desiring information respecting the
above described lands, will please call upon either
of the undersigned, or npon J. Simpson Africa,
Esq., in Huntingdon.
The conditions will bo made known on the day
JOHN K. M'CAIIAN,
[Executors of John M'Cahan, deceased.]
SIX REASONS WHY
You should insure in
THE PENN MUTUAL LIFE INS., CO.,
D2l Chestnut St., Philntlelphia,
g a 7's ?'
lot. Because it is one of the oldest companies in
the country, and past the day of experiments.
21. Because it is the Only Purely Mutual Compa
ny in the State. Every policy holder is a
member of the Company,entitled to all its ad
vantages and privileges, having the right to
vote at all elections Mr trustees, and thus has
an influence in its management.
3d. Because it has the largestaccumulateil fund of
any Life Insurance Company in the State.
4th. Because by economical management its ratio
of expenses to total income is less than that
yf auy Company in the State. (See official
sth. Because it has declared Afore Pividends in
Number, and of a larger average :Percentage,
than any Company in the United States.
Ear example: Polley No. 11, for $5OOO, has
been paid to the Widow of a Philadelphia
Merchant, upon which 23 Dividends has been
declared averaging 57 Per Cent. Had these
Dividends Been Cud to Purchase Addition.
To Thi• Policy, $6016.00 Afore Would Bar.
Run Realkea, Making rho Policy Worth
Oth. Because it is liberal in its management,
prompt in its settlement, safe beyond contin
gency, and its rates are as low as any good
oonntany in the country,
Principal geatures.—Stnalf expenses, absolute se
curity, large return premiums, prompt' pay
ment aflame, and liberality to the insured.
Samuel C. Huey, President,
Samuel E. Stoves, Vice-President,
John W. Hamer, Asst. Vita Pres. and Actuary,
H. S. Stephens, Secretary.
R. ALLISON MILLER, Agent,
nov29- Huntingdon, Pa.
A R. BECK, Fashionable Barber
..LAL• and Hairdresser, Hill street, opposite the
Franklin Houle, All kinds of Tonics and Pomades
kept on hand and for sale. [apl9;7l-6rn
HUNTINGDON AND BROAD TOP
On and after Saturday, November llth, 1871, Passenger
TraMs will arrive and depart at follows
P. M. A. 11. 1 1 A. 31.1 P. M.
Ls 5 40 1 LE 0 10 Huntingdon. 'as 000 AR 4 38
5 471 820 Long Siding 8 49i 429
8 001 8 34' McConnellstown B3l' 413
6 071 841 Pleasant Grose I 8 271 406
6 71' 9 63.11arkletburg 8 14, 351
033 0 061 Coffee Run 8 021 336
640 9 14; Rough and Ready.-- 7 53 1 328
054 928`Cove 738 313
7 00 9 33 Fishers Summit 7 33 3 08
• 731 10 00 easton 7 001 252
747 10 18 Riddlesburg 6 431 231
7 54 10 26 Hopewell. G 37 1 26
812 10 46 Pipers Run 620 2us
8 311 11 061Tatetville 6OO 14 8
8 471 11 2elßlootly Run 548 131
862 11 251 Mount Dallas 544 130
8 591 11 321Ashcom's Mills 5 371 122
001 11 36; Lutzville 533' 118
909 11 4'P Hartley's 31111 s. 529 114
9 16 11 471.1.104 mm ...........
ea 9 ::3 11 541BetlforA
[OUP'S hIIN BRANCH.
.11 7 10 , AB
Le 6 40 Ls
rz 10 01;
it 7 23!
7 25 10 20 Coalmont
7 4 1 25 Crawford.
An 7 50 at 10 35 Dudley
Broad Top City... ,
Huntingdon, Sept 21, 1871.
READING RAIL ROAD.
MONDAY, Novi:lume 15nt, 1871.
Great Trunk Line from the North and North-West for
Philadelphia, New York, heading, Pottsville, Tama
qua, Ashland, Shamokin, Leuanun, Allentown,
Utah., Ephrata, L.ttz, Lancaster,,duatbia, 00.
Trains brave liarrisourg tor New Yolk as follows at
2.45, 0.10, 0. tn., and 100 p. m. , connecting wan similar
tradis on Peunsavania ha4road, and arriving at New
York at 10.07 a. m.,3.42and J.. 0 p. at. respective.y. Sleep
ing Care accompAny the .141, a. to. train without change.
returning: Leave New York at 0.00 a m. 12.30 noon and
5.00 p. m. Philadelphia at 1.30, 8.3 a a. m., and 340 p. m.
Steeping ?.:ars accompany the 0.403 p. m. train from New
Yo, without change
Leave llarrisburg for Reading. Pottsville, Tamaqua, 31i
nersvil :e. it shland, Shamokin, Allentown and Philadelphia
at 810 a. m., 200 and tub p. m. , stopping at Lebanunand
principal way stations; the 4.05 p. tn. traincounecting fur
Pnilatielphia, Pottsville and Columbia only. Fur Potts
vilio, Schuylkill Ilaven and Auburn, via Schuylkill and
Susquehanna Railroad leave Ilarrisburg at 6.1./ p. tn.
East Pennsylvania Railroad trains leave Reading for
Allentown, 4..aston and New York at 4.31, 10.10 a. mand
/Alb p.m. Returning, leave New York at 6.00 a. m.,12.30
Noon and 5 Liu p. m. and Allentown at 7.20 a. m 12.25
Noon, 2.15, 4.25 and 0.35 p. m.
Way Passenger Train leaves Philadelphia at 7.30 a. m.,
connectins• ' with similar train on }last Penn. Railroad,
returning from lteading at 0 2.1 p. m., stopping at all sta
Leave Pottsville at 0.00 a. In. and 11.30 p. m., Herndon
at 10.00 a m., Shamokin at 5.40 and 11.15 a. m.. Ashlandat
1.05 a. m., and 12.43 uoou, Mahanoy City at 7.51 a. m. and
1:20 p. m., Tiuuagna at 8.35 a. tn. and 2.10 p. m. for Phila
delphia, hew York, Reading, llarrisbuvg,
Leave Pottsville via ,chttt !kilt and Susquehanna Rail
road at 5.15 a. m, for Ilsrristiurg, and 11.45 a. m., for
Piregrove and T:emont.
lceaaling Accommodation Train leaves Pottsville at 5.40
a m., passes Reading. at 7.30 a. m., arriving at Philadel
phia at 10.2.0 a. m Returning leaves 1 hiMdelphia at 4.45
p. m., passes Reading at 7.35 p. m., arriving at PoiMville
"!p. m . _ . .
Pottstown Accommodation Train leaves Pottstown at
7.00 a ua, returning, leaves Philadelphia Dr 4.15 p. m.
Columbia Railroad Trains leave Reading at 7.20 a m.,
and 8.15 p. m , for );'phi stn, Litiz, Laacaster,Columbia,gc.
Returning leave Lancaster at 8 20 a. m. ana 3.25 p.ni, and
Columbia at 8.15 a. m. sad 3.10 p. m.
Pe atiomen Railroad trains leave Perkiomen Junction
at 7.25, 9.311 a. m., 3.00 and 6.45 p. in.; returning, leave
SchwenksviLe at 8.45, 8 10 a. an., 12 50 Neon and 4.45 p. m.
connoci:ing with similar trains on Reading Railroad.
Pickering Valley Railroad trains leave liticenixville at
9.10 a. m., 305 and 5.55 p.m.; returning, leave Byers at
8.50 a. m. , 1`1.45 noon, and 4.20 p. m. , connecting with sim
ilar trains on Reading Railroad.
" - robrcokdale Ron -
Colobrcokda/e Railroad trains leave Pottstown at 9.40
a. m. and 1.15 and 6.30 p. m.. returning; leave Mount Pleas
aat at 7.15,11.21 a. m. and 2.54 p. m., connectingwithaim
Chester Valley Riiirroad tmias leave Bridgeport at 8.30
a. m. 2.00 and 5.20 p. in., returning, learn Downing; own
at 13.00 a. ni., 12.50 noon, and 5.10 p. m., conreeting with
similar trains on Beading
Ou Sundays: leave Ne; York at 5.00 p. m., Philadelphia
at 8.00 a. m. and 3.15 p. m., (the 3.00 a m. train running
only to Reading.) leave Pottsville at 8.00 a. m., leave Oar
eaburg at 2.45 a. m. and 2.00 p. m. ; leave Allentown at
8.35 p. m.; leave Reading at 7.15 a. in. and 0.50 p m. for
Ilarrisburg, at 4.34 a. m. for New York, at 9.40 a. m. and
4.15 p m. for Philadelphia.
Commutation, Mileage, Season, School and Excursion
Tickets. to and from all points, at reduced rates.
Baggage checked through; 100 pounds allowed each
u0v.29,71.] Asst. Supt. d Eng. Mach ry.
PENNSYLVANIA RAIL ROAD.
TIME OF LEAVING OF TRAINS.
- 1..:4;.4 STATIONS.
P.M.IA. M. A. M. P.M. 1 A./LIP. M.: P. M
i 56'6 Itlll 14110 41. Y. Hamilton 1160114 00'
i u 4 6 IF 11 21 la 53 It. Union 953 3 531
3 " .3 _'6 It
87 3 114 lalirtne
"i 2. 6 iis. k 9 37 1 3 .37!
5 35 6 4 . ,U 53 11 50 'IUNTINf DON 9 24.3 24 . 11 15
3 51 7 02'12 11 12 20 l'etersburg 9 0613 OS
6 03 7 10 12 21 12 32 Barns 8 58,3 00
6 10 7 17 12 28 12 40'Sprucs Creek—. 8 51'2 53 10 50
6 . .5 7 23,12 421 1 OColltrmingham........ 8 39 ... 42
6 T.: 7 35112 501 1 1+ Tyrone 8 32 2 35 10 34
6 44,7 45. 1 01' 1 22 Tipton 8 = 228
6 5017 50 I 071 1 30iFostoria 8 IR 2 21
4 56,7 54 1 11 1 1 39'Beil's Mills 814217 10 19
7 1518 10 1 301 2 041Altoona 7 55 • 00 10 05
P.M IA M. P. M,A.X. A.M. P.N. P. N.
All trains East and West, with the exceptl.o3 or the Pa
cific Express East, which is followed closely by the Harris
burg Acemizmodation, mop at anntingdon.
The Fast Line Westward, lams ILlatingdon at 7 58
r. n, and arrives at Altoona at it 05 r. >• .
Th'e Pacific Express Westward leaves Huntingdon at
45 A N. and arriyot at Altoona at 9 05 a.
The Soqthern Eupress, ,,
Weguard, leaves Huntingdon
at 407 A AL, and arrives at Itoona at 519 A. IL
Cideinnati'Express, Westward, leaves Iluntilgdon at
19 a. st., and arrivev at Altoona at :1 45 A. M.
The Fast Line, Eastward. leaves Huntingdon at 12 50 a
and arrives at Harrieburg at 3 55 ►. at.
The Cincianati Express, Eastward, leaven Huntingdon
at 7 05 P. 11., and arrives at liarresburg at 10 35 P. 11.
V . XECUTORS' NOTICE.
A-4 [Estate of Hon. George Taylor, deceased.]
Letterstestamentary on the Estate of Hon. George
Taylor, late of the borough of Huntingdon, de
ceased, having been granted to the undersigned,
all persons indebted to the said estate are requested
to make immediate payment, and those having
claims or demands against the estate of said de
ceased will make known the same properly au
thenticated. without delay to
MARGiRET S. TAYLOR.
JOHN F. MILLER.
Huntingdon Nov. 22, 1871-61.
Holidaysburg Register, and Herald, Ebensb urg
publish six weeks, and send bills to this office.
(Estate of John Corbin, decocoadj
Letters of Administratiun laving beet; granted to
the undersigned, on the estate of John Corbin, late
of Barret township, deceased, all persons knowing
themselves indebted are requested to make imme
diate payment, and those having claims to present
them duly authenticated for settlement.
A dmin ist ratri x.
A DMINISTRATRIX'S NOTICE.
11 [Relate of Abram Corbin, deceased.]
Letters of Administration having been granted to
the undersigned, on the estate of Abram Corbin,.
late of Barre° township, deceased, nil persons
knowing themselves indebted to make immediate
payment, and those having claims to present them
duly authenticated for settlement.
Letters of Administration having been
gratited the undersigned, upon the estate of Samuel
Carothers, late of Cromwell township, deceased, all
persons knowing themselves indebted, are requested
to make imittediate payment, and those having
claims to present them duly authenticated for set
Nov. 0, ?VIA
LAND FOR SALE.
Four small adjoining tracts of Land at pri
vate sale, in Clay township, Huntlngdon county,
two miles west of Three Springs. The East Broad
Top Railroad is located on part of it. One tract
containing one hundred sad one acres; seventy
live of which are cleared and the balance is timber
land; the improvements are a Frame Dwelling
Those and Bank Bern and other outbuildings. A
spring of never failing water and a variety of fruit
trees and grape arbor arc in the yard ; also thirty
eight acres adjoining; thirty acres of which arc
cleared and the behove well timbered with a dou
ble house and stable thereon. and a spring in the
yard; the third is a Saw Mill trout of four acres,
adjoining the above; good timber, very convenient ;
the fourth tract is thirty-nine acres of which four
are cleared, and the balance is well timbered. Any
person wishing any tut tiler information in regard
to the above can call on Jonathan Miller living on
the land. They also offer eight lots iu West Hun
tingdon. We will sell low as we intend going to
another part of the oountry. Any person wishing
any other information CJo2,rtaing• the lots
can call on Samuel Pheasant who is part owner
and liven on the same on MiMin street.
JONATLIAN MILLEIt & CO.
.IST OF LETTERS ItEliJ
-4-4 in the Poet Office, at Huntingdon, Pa., No
comber 2Z, 1871, when called for say -advertised'
and give date.
Cogley. It. S. 2
Dean, Ili nnsh
bleb is, William
Jambe, J teeb
Johnston. W. R.
Mo re, Thomas
M'Aclren. A man.ia
Rider, 31.111 e
Waldron D. S.
Williams Mollie 2
BRICE X BLAIR,
Q HERIFF'S SALE.
By virtue of a writ of Fi. Fa. to me directed,
I will expose to public sale, at the Court House, in
Huntingdon, on Friday, the 22d day of December,
1871, at 2 o'clock. p. m., the following described
real estate, to wit :
All that certain tract or farm situate in Union
township, bounded by lands of Asa Corbin on the
north, and on the east by lands of John M'Comb,
on the south by lands of Dell's heirs, on the west
by lands of John Shoop, containing 194 acres more
or less, about &I acres cleared and under cultiva
tion, having thereon erected a Log House, Log
Barn and other outbuildings.
Seined, taken in execution, and to be sold as the
property of George S. Myerly.
D. R. P. NEELY,
n0v.22,1871 ts.] Sheriff.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that n special meeting of the Stockholders
of the Equitable Savings and Loan Association, of
Huntingdon, will be held in the Court House, Ilun
tingdon, Pa., at 7 o'clock, p. m., Friday, December
let, 1871, to consider the propriety of dissolving
said Association. J. S. CORNMAN,
Nov. 22, 1871.-2 t [President.
DR. CROOK'S WINE OF TAR.
10 Years of a Public Test
DR. CROOK'S WINE OF TAR
To have more merit than any similar
preparation ever offered the public.
It is rich in the medicinal qualities of
Tar, and unequaled for diseases of the
Throat and Lungs, performing the most
Coughs. Colds, Chronic Coughs.
It effectually cures them all
Asthma and Bronchitis,
It has cured so many cases
it has been pronounced a
specific for these complaints.
For Pains in Breast.
Side or Back,
Gravel or Kidney Disease,
Disease of the Urinary Organs,
Jaundice or any Liver Complaint,
It has no equal.
It is also a superior Tonic,
Restores the Appetite,
Strengthens the System,
Restores the weak and Debilitated,
Causes the Food to Digest,
Removes Dyspepsia and Indigestion,
Prevents Malarous Fevers,
Gives tone to your system.
TRY DR. CROOK'S WINE OF TAR.
DR. CROOK'S WINE OF TAR
flan proved itself in thou
sand of cases capable of curing all diseases of the
Throat and Lungs.
DR. CROOK'S WINE OF TAR
Cores all Chronic Coughs,
and Coughs and Colds,
DR. CROOK'S WINE OF TAR
Hu owed cocci of
DR. CROOK'S WINE OF TAR
cases of Asthma and Bronchitis
pronounced a specific for these
PURIFY YOUR BLOOD
DR. CROOK'S COMPOUND
SYRUP OF POKE ROOT.
Wherever Poke Ruot grows, it has a local repu
tation as a Brood Purifier,andfor the eure of Rheu
matism. With all this local reputation, and the
praise of distinguished Physician% (Drs. Coe, Lee,
King, Wilson, M. Hunt, (Iriffits, Copland and oth
ers,) who have tested it, medical powers; it has
been neglected by the profession at large, as much
through a want of a proper appreciation of itsmer
its, as a knowledge wf the proper way to prepare it
for medicinal use. Dr Oliver Crook, (a physician
who devotes his entire time to the duties of his
profession), has fully tested the active medicinal
qualities of Poke Root during the last 25 years,
and unhesitatingly pronounces it to have MOUE
mEntr—for diseases depending on a depraved con
dition of the blood,—than any and all other arti
cles named in the Materia Modica. Under his in
structions our Chemists 'have combined the active
medicinal qualities of Poke Root with the best
Tonic Preparation of Iron, and we offer this pre
paration to the public under the above name.
October 4, 1871-Iy,
FALL AND WINTER GOODS
AT WM. MARCH & BRO.'S.
Having purchased the greeted variety of
goods ever brought to Huntingdon, they are pre
pared to give great bargains to those who patron
ize their establishment. Their stock sonsists in
at reduced prices. Also a choise selection of
Merinos, figured and ; Alpacas; Mohair;
all wool Del4iioes ; Lusters, Poplins; also a com
plete assortment of Gentlemen's wear, such as
at astanis4ingly by price
We de not consider it any trouble to show goods,
and would be pleased to have the ladies and the
public generally call and examine our new stock,
which we are determined to sell at the lowest sash
In connection with otir other business we bare
established a first-class
where all kinds of lumber for building purposes
can be had at reasonable rates. Basra., Lath,
Shingles, &c.. &e., always on hand.
Came to the residence of the subscriber, in
Franklin township, on or about the middle of
September last, a dark brindle cow, head almost
black, legs white, no marks. The owner is reques
ted to come forward, prove property, pay charges,
and take her away, otherwise she will be disposed
of according to law.
W. D. INGRAHAM.
'TRAY STEER came to the residence
lit 770 f the subscriber, in Franklin township, in
August, MO, a Brindle Steer, with a white faco,
rising two years old. The owner is requested to
prove property, pay charges. and take him away,
or he will be disposed of as the law directs.
n0v15,71-3t. W. B. IfeWILLIAMS.
U Caine to the residenee of the subscriber, in
Walker township, about thelst of May last, a RED
BULL, with white spots on each Bank, two years
old. The owner is requested to prove property,
pay charges and take him away, or he will be dis
posed of as the law directs. WM. HAMER.
Nov. 10, 1871.-3 t.
ESTATE NOTlCE.—Notice is hereby
given that letters of administration on the es
tate of Wilson S. Utts, late of Union tvrp., Mifflin
county, deceased, have been granted to the under
signed, residing in same township. All persons in
debted to said estate are requested to make imme
diate payment, and those having claims to present
them duly authenticated for settlement.
JOHN W. WILSON,
THE NEW YORK BRANCH S
618 Hill St., Smith's Building, Hunt
We would respectfully call the attcntio
ers to our annexed price list. We are
ceiving goods from the largest mane:act,
thenfore sell t nods cheaper than e••er.
BEST GOODS AT LOWEST P
will do well to call and examine our
FALL AND WIA TER DRY 0
A fincassortment of Blanket Shawls, Be.
Flannels, Cassimers ' Ladies' and Gents' ur
Woolen Goods, etc. Furs at all prices. F
Goads a specialty. Silks, Merinos, Poi
pacas, ltepps, Delaines, in all the populu
and lowest prices.
LOOK AT OUR PRI(
Best Calico, Sand 10 cents a yard.
Fine Alpacas, all Colors, 25 and lio cents.
Fine Poplins, 30 and 40 cents.
Best Kid Gloves, from 90 cents up.
Paper Collars, only 10 cents a box.
Linen Towels, only $1 a dozen.
Table Linen, a good article,3s cents a yai
All Linen Napkins, only 65 cents a dozen
All Linen Napkins, very large, only $1 25
Lace Collars, very pretty, 10 cents.
Fine French Albums, 75 cents.
BreakyustStiawls, only GO.
Best Muslims, 10, 12 and 14.
Balmoral Skirts, very heavy, $1 00,
Ladies' lose, 10 and 12 cults a pair.
Fine 0 for 25 cents.
Cassimer and Jeans, from 25 cent. up.
Undershirts and Drawers, only 50 cents.
Single and Double Shawls at bargains.
Linen Crash, only 5 cents a yard.
Honey Comb Bedspreads, only $1 7:7..
Blankets! Blankets! very cheat !
Jenny Lind Corsets, 0n1;75 cell is.
Ladies' Traveling &Oche's, only 81 00.
ALSO, a large assortment of Sash Ril
colors. Together with a numerous assoi
Hoopskirts, Shawls, White and Linen Go
Collars, Tidies, Cambric Edgings and Is
Trimmings,Shirt Fronts, Gloves, La
Gent's Unerwear, Ladies', Gent's and
Hosiery, Soaps. Perfumery, Toilet Gins.
Nail and Tooth Brushes, tombs, etc..
All goods warranted as represented. N
to show goods. Call and be convinced th
selling the Cheapest and Beat at the
NEW YORK BRANCH 8
No. 618 llill St., Bin
CARPETS!! CARPETS!! CAR:
AT LOWEST PRICES
JAMES A. BROWN
Is constantly receiving at his
Beautiful Patterns of Carpets, fresh
looms of the manufacturers. His stock c
VENITIAN, WOOL D
LIST and RAG CARPETS
COCOA AND CANTON BIATTIN.
FLOOR, STAIR AND TABLE
more effeotnally than any
Window Shades and Fixture., Drugget
Rugs, Door Mats, Extra Carpet Thread a
ing. I make a speciality of furnishing
and Lodges at City Prices, and invite Ft
Committees to call and see goods made
for their purposes.
Buyers will save money and be better e
going to the regular Carpet and Oil Clo
for any of the above good.. I defy col
in prices and variety of beautiful pattern
I have also the Agency for the Origin
HOWE SEWING MACHINE, 'MEE ,
so well known as the best Family Machin
incurable by physician..
Has eased so many
Call at the CARPBT STORE and see the
JAMES A. BF
nov. 1. 1571
MARCH & BRO., this seasoi
made a specialty of Fun, and the
is consequently tho largest and hest ever c
any inland town in the State. These Fu.
in prices from $3 up to $25. Ladies call
amine our handsome styles.
,SOMETIIING NEW IN 11UNTINC
A FIRST CLASS LADIES' SHOE STO
D. lIERTZLER & BRO. N 0.403 Allegl
opposite Broad Top Depot;havejust arri
the East with a large and well selected
Ladies', Misses, and Children's Dees:
Gaiters, Ac.. comprising all the latest styl
day and acknowledged to be the best selec
of hand-made work everbrought to ilunti.
Since wo make ladies' wear a speoialty,
not fail to please the most fastidious. F.
Quality and Price we defy competition.
We also manufacture to order all kinds .>
and Gents' Boots, Shoes, Gaiters, Ac., of
material the market produces, and at the
possible notice. Persons from the eouutr
accommodated with, user own manufaett
giving a few hours notice.
All kinds of repairing neatly done.
In a more mature age we hope to re
friends who favored us in our infancy.
For pastfavors accept our sincere Oust
D. lIERTZLER 4 El
Opposite r.. T. D.
( 4 INQUIRER " BOOK BIN]
LUTZ k JORDAN, Proprietor:
All kinds of binding done on short neer%
reasonable rates. Old books rebound mill
good as new. Albums repaired etc.
INTERESTING TO EVERYI
The American Agriculturist, Harpers' M
The Galaxy, Lippincott, Atlantic Month!:
nor's Monthly, Godey's Lady's Book, Dem(
die's Repository, Peters Musical Ma
Chureh Magazines, and all other Maganinc
up in handsome volumes at the very lowest
Harper's Weekly, Harper's Bazar, Ilea
Home, The New York Ledger, Weekly, S
Night, Sunday School and Church Papers,
other papers bound into volumes on shorten
Sheet Music and Musical Monthlies put
handsome volumes which make an orname
PARLOR AND CENTER
What young lady hasn't enough music 0
to make a nice volume,
To have your binding done. Gather up y.
tie, papers and Magazine.. Brio; in your
backed books and album., and leave them
REV. W. B. WAGNER, No. 622 C
St., near 7th St., Huntingdon, F
Who is our agent, and he will forward Cher
and wo will put them in any
STYLE OF BINDING
You wish, and return them to our agent, vs
deliver them without any trouble or ineonv
Rates, Ac., can be seen with the Agent.
cash on delivery. sagest!
5254 Hill Street.
and a large stook et
NOW IS THE TIME