Lancaster daily intelligencer. (Lancaster, Pa.) 1864-1928, January 21, 1880, Image 1
r-3 , - - -' w YuUwi WiU .1 ttm lmtLJ f P . - . O rm Yelume XVINe. 121. LANCASTER, PA. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 21, 1880. Price Twe Crats. v v BBBaaMaD9MEaaaaSi v v tf TERMS. THE DAILYINTELLIGENOBR, rcBUSHBD xvxar xvnxae, BY STEINMAN & HEN8EL, Intelligencer Building, Southwest Cerner of Centre Square. Thk Dailt Ihtkixiekkcke Is furnished te subscribers In the City of Lancaster and sur rounding towns, accessible by Railroad and Dally Stage Lines at Tkjc CJrra iPn Wm, payable te the Carriers, weekly. By Mall, $5 a year In advance ; otherwise, 6. Entered at the pest office at Lancaster, Pa., as second class mall matter. WThe STEAM JOB PRINTING DEPART MENT of this establishment possesses unsur passed facilities for the execution of all kinds of Plain and Fancv Printing. COAL. B. U. MARTIN, lielesale and Retail Dealer in all kinds of LUMBER AND COAL. 49-Yard: Ne. 420 North Water and Prince ktrects, above Lemen, Lancaster. n3-lyd COAL! - - - COAL!! GO TO GORREOHT & CO., Fer Geed and Cheap Ceal. Yard Ilarrlsburg Pike. Office S)$ East Chestnut Street. P. W. GORRECHT, Agt. J. B. RILEY. e9-lyd W. A. KELLER. . COAL! COAL! COAL! COAL! Ceal of the Best Quality put up expressly for fumily use, and at the low est market prices. TRY A SAMPLE TON. YARD 150 SOUTH WATER ST. neSMyd PHILIP SCIIUM, SON A CO. JUST BECKIVED AKNE LOTOF BALED TIMOTHY HAY, at M. F. STEIGERWALT & SON'S, DKALXRS IK COAL. ! FLOUR ! I GRALN ! I ! FAMILY COAL UNDER COVER. Minnesota Patent Precess Family and Baker's Fleur. Baled Hay and Feed of all kinds. WateheuKe and Yard : 834 North Water St 827-lyd N' OriCK TO THK PUBLIC. G. SENEB & SONS. Will continue te sell only GENUINE LTKENS VALLEY and WILKESBAIME COALS which are the best in the maikct, and sell as LOW as the LOWEST, and net only GUAR ANTEE FULLWEIGnT, butallew te WEIGH ON ANY scale in geed order. Alse Rough and Dressed Lumber, Sash Deers, Blinds, Ac.ut Lewest Market Prices. Office and yard northeast corner Prince and Walnut streets, Lancaster, Pa. janl-tfd BOOKS AM) STATIONJCJtT. TTOLIDAY FANCY GOODS. HOLIDAY BOOKS. Autograph and Photograph Albums, Writ ing Desks nnd Werk Bexes, Christmas ami New Year Cards. PAPBTBRIBS, AT L. M. FLYNN'S, Ne. 43 WKST KING STREET. BLANK BOOKS LEDGERS, DAY BOOKS, CASH BOOKS, COPYING BOOKS, PASS BOOKS, MEMORANDUMS,! MANIFOLD LETTER WRITERS, FOOLSCAP PAPER. LEGAL CAP, LETTER AND NOTE PAPERS. BLANK DEEDS, WRITING FLUID AND INK, STEEL PENS, GOLD PENS, And a general assortment of Stationery, ler .ile by JOM BMBS SOUS, 15 and 17 NORTH QUEEN STREET, LANCASTER, PA. BOOTS AXD SHOES. It EI.IABLE BOOTS AND SHOES. We guarantee every pair we sell. We keep the most perfect fitting, best style and well wearing shoes, and sell them at the very LOWEST PRICES. Our stock was purchased last summer before the late advance in leather and material, and we offer te give te our customers the advan tage of our successful speculation by selling our present stock at lower prices than we could te-day buy again. We also continue te make Custom Werk at short notice, stylish and durable, and at lower prices tlian any ether shoemaker here or elsewhere. 7-Mending dene promptly and m-atly.-u Give us a call. A. ADLER, 43 WEST KING STREET. A TTOKNEVS-AT-ZA IT A. J. STEINMAN, Intelligencer Building, Southwest Cerner Cen tre Square, Lancaster, Pa W. U. HEN8EL, Intelligencer Building, Southwest Cerner Cen tre Square. Lancaster, Pa. CHAS. R. KLINE. Attorney-at-Law, Ne. 15 North Duke street, Lancaster, Ta. All kinds of Conveyances promptly draw n. mar!3-lydAw HENRY A. RILEY, Attorney and Counscller-at-Law 21 Park Rew, New Yerk. Collections made in all parts of the United Slates, and a general legal business transacted. Refers by permission te Steinuinn & Hcncl. BANKING. SirAA returns In 30 days en S100 invest $lUUed. Official reports free. Like nrefits weeklv en Stock .options of 910 te $50. Address T. POTTER WIGHT & CO., Bankers, S5 Wall Street, N. Y. e20-lydw $10 should TO ,tirnft ALL WISHING TO IKill II I miil mnnerln Wall at- CahM stst.il wfrtt lih inrifia1cmAf1 Writ firtr 5UUUIU UUU OTAVM w-vi UMuva.u..avw ..a.w explanatory circulars, sent free by mcKUNG & co., sr'Ssssff'aa Hew Yrk. JelWmdeed CLOTHISG. NEW GOODS FOR FALL & WINTER. We are new prepared te show the public one of the largest stocks of READYMADE CLOTHING ever exhibited In the city el Lancaster. Geed LWerking Suits for men $6.00. Geed Styles BWIIUCIC OU11D 1U1 1UCU flv. w .. Vw. Men's Suite that we are selling ler $9.00 are as geed as you can buy elsewhere for $12.00. Our stock of Overcoats are immense. All grades and every variety of styles and colors, for men, boys and youths, all our own manufac ture. Full line of Men's, Youths' and Beys' Suite. Full line of Men's, Youths' and Beys' Overcoats. CUSTOM DEPARTMENT 1 We are prepared te show one et the best stocks of Piece Goods te select from and have made te order ever shown In the city. They are all arranged en tables fitted up expressly se tliat every piece can be examined before making a selection. All our goods have been purchased before the rise in woolens. We are prepared te make up in geed style and at short notice and at bottom prices. We make te or der an All Weel Suit for $12.00. By buying your goods at CENTRE HALL you save one profit, as we manufacture all our own Clothing and give employment te about one hundred hands. Call and examine our stock and be convinced as te the truth of which we affirm. MYERS & RATHFON, Centre Hall. Ne. 12 Kast King Street. 1880 1880 01 JA1ARY PRICE LIST. Great reduction in price te close out a large invoice of PANTALOON STUFFS, Consisting of ever 500 PATTERNS. ENGLISH AND FRENCH NOVELTIES Reduced te $8.00 PER PAIR. Large Let of SCOTCH, ENGLISH AND FINE AMERI CAN CASSIMERES, Fer Genteel Wear, of the Latest and Best Styles, at $7.00. Demestic Goods of the leading Standard Brands, at $4 te $3 per pair. A Large Line of Imported Suitings at a Sacrifice Do De mestic Suitings at all prices. Persons in want of a Geed OVERCOAT Will de well te call and examine the stock. 1'I.iin as w ell as the most Ultra Styles at less than Cost Price. We want te close them te make room for our SPRING STOCK. Call early and secure bargains. J. K. SMALING, ARTIST TAILOR, 121 North Queen Street. niar8-lydS&W CEITEE HALL, 24 CENTRE SQUARE. Closing out our WINTER STOCK AT in order te maicc room for the Large Spring Stock, Which we arc new manufacturing. Overcoats, Suits and Suitings, Te be sold at the Lewest Prices. D. B. Hostetter I Sen, 24 CENTRE SQUARE, 3G-lyd LANCASTER, PA. FOUNDERS AND MACHINISTS. T ANCASTEK BOILER MANUFACTORY, SHOP ON PLUM STREET, Opposite thk Locemottv Works. The subscriber continue te manufacture BOILERS AND STEAM ENGINES, Fer Tanning and ether purposes ; Furnace Twiers, Bellows Pipes, Sheet-Iren Werk, and Blacksmithing generally. 3- Jobbing promptly attended te. auglS-lyd JOHX BEST. ED U CATION AI. riTOK ACADEMY CONNECTED WITH X Franklin and Marshall College offers su perler advantages te young men and boys who desire either te prepare for college or te obtain a thorough academic education. Students re ceived at any time during the school year Send for circulars. Address BEV. JAMES CKAWFOKD. ectll-lyd Lancaster. Pa. TyTARCUS G. SEHNEK, HOUSE CARPENTER, Ne. 120 North Prince itreet Prompt and particular attention paid te al teratlen and repairs. slS-lyd Great Bend Prices CLOTHING. H. GERHART, TAILOR, Having Just returned from New Yerk with a large and CHOICE STOCK -OF- FOR MEN'S WEAR, Would respectfully announce te his customers and the public that he will have his regular FALL OPENING en MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29th. LARGEST ASSORTMENT, LATEST STYLES AND PRICES AS LOW AS ANY HOUSE IN THIS CITY AT H. GBRHARTS, Ne. 51 North Queen Street. J FECIAL NOTICE. 66. 68. D.Gansman&Bre. GRID CLOSE SALE! OF OVERCOATS AND HEAVY SUITINGS. SPECIAL INDUCEMENTS te buvcrs el Clothing in order te make room for a large SPKING STOCK new being manu factured, and we are needing room. We offer v ell-made and stylish Clothing for Men and Beys LOWER PRICES than ever heard of before, although Goods are going np every day. We will ell, for w e must have the room. Loek at Our Astonishingly Lew Price List: OVERCOATS! OVERCOATS! OVERCOATS! for $2.90, ter $3.85, for $3.35, for $6.75. OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS for $7.75, for $9.75, for $10.75. OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS ! for $12, $14, $16 and $20. These are heavy-lined Overcoats, caret ally made and splendidly trimmed. OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS ; for $7.50, ler $8.50, for $9.50, for $12. OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS ! for $15, for $18, for $20. These are Plaid-Back Overcoats, equal te custom work. HEAVT, MEN'S SUITS 1 for $3.50, $1.00, $5.00, $7.00, $9.00, $10.00. MEN'S SUITS FOR FINE DRESS ! for $12.00, $14.00, $15.00, $16.00, $18.00 and $20,00. BOYS' SUITS AND OVERCOATS ! BOTS' SUITS from $2.25 te $10.00. BOYS' OVERCOATS VERY LOW. We sell only our own make and guarantee satisfaction. Meney returned en all goods net found as represented. JS-Please call, whether you wish te purchase or net. Is stocked with the latest styles, which we make te measure at the lowest cash prices and guarantee a perfect fit. SUITS TO ORDER from $12 upwards. PANTS TO ORDER from $3.50 upwards. D. GANSMAN & BRO., MERCHANT TAILORS AND CLOTHIERS, 66 & 68 NORTH QUEEN ST., S. W. Cerner et Orange, Lancaster, Pa. (Bausman's Cerner.) WAIL PATERS, &c. F ABE PREPARED TO MAKE ALL KINDS OF WINDOW CORNICES In the best manner and Lew Prices. Gimp Bands, Curtain Leeps, Heeks, &c. FULL STOCK or WALL PAPER, Seme very Choice New Patterns, WINDOW SHADES, FRINGES, FIXTURES, &c. Measures of Windows taken and shades put up promptly. Call and see. PHAEES W. FRY, 63 North Queen Street. AE. McCANN, AUCTIONEER OF REAL . Estate and Personal Property. Orders left at Ne. 33 Charlette street, or at the Black Herse Hetel, 44 and 46 North Queen street, will receive prompt attention. Bills made ou t an d attended te without additional cost. e2T-ly nil Hantastct Intelligencer, WEDNESDAY EVEOTNG, JAN. 21, 1880. Margaret O'Neill Eaten. A woman of four generations, she was a vivacious girl when Napeleon was first consul ; she saw Webster, Clay, and Calhoun enter upon their public careers, and outlived the last survivor of them by mere than a quarter of a ceHtury. Ne ether American woman, save perhaps the wife of the first president, has exercised se great an influence in affairs of state She was, se te speak, part and parcel of two administrations, actively present during one, and a strong primary motive-power towards the ether. She could leek back en the stirring events of nearly ninety years, and te the "all which I saw" she might without egotism have added "part of which I was. " Her life has been a succession of romances, as incredible as any set down in fiction. Indeed, the romancer who should take the daughter of an Irish tavern keeper, raise her te the highest station in the land, endue her with the power te break up a cabinet and create a new ad ministration, and send her te be flattered in foreign courts, would be charged, with having pictured the impossible. Yet this is the literal record of her life. Mrs. Eaten has been compared te Madame Bonaparte. Beyond the facts that both married above their stations, both carried abroad the prestige of Ameri can womanly beauty, and both ended their days in comparative obscurity, there is little resemblance. Madame Bonaparte owed her brief honors te a .temporary re lation with royalty which she had neither the power te maintain nor the heart te re gret, save in se far as its less hurt her ambition. She was merely gilded by the magic of the Bonaparte legend ; while Mrs. Eaten, by sheer force of native wit and will, net only wrought out her own social destiny, but had much te de with the for tunes of ethers. Pretty Peggy O'Neill was new a United States senator's wife. A few weeks later, when by reason of General Jacksen's clan nish friendship General Eaten was made secretary of war, she found herself placed among the ladies of the cabinet placed, but net recognized. The ladies tefused te call en her. At once General Jacksen took the matter up in his usual het way. During the first months of his administra tion he thought of little else save devising ways and means by which he might silence the calumniators of Mrs. Eaten. He made his secretary's life a burden te him with correspondence. The registcis of New Yerk hotels were ransacked te refute slanders. Mrs. Eaten's cnaracter was gravely discussed in cabinet meetings. The pastor of the church which the presi dent attended imprudently appeared and testified against her, the only result being the less of his presidential parishioner. Foreign clerical aid was imported, and church leagued with state te crush her whom it evidently looked upon as the " scarlet woman " of the administration. The cabinet was divided into two oppos ing factions, and the line of division stretched down through both houses of Congress, and extended throughout the entire country. There is a strong parallel between Mrs. Eaten and the Countess of Blcssingten. Beth sprang from the same Celtic stock, and owed their eventful careers greatly te that sparkling vivacity and native wit that are a heritage of race, Beth studied and mastered the art of pleasing, and both pos pes sessessed in net unequal degree the play of fancy, quickness of apprehension, close ness of observation, and readiness of le partee which make a woman queen of the salon. Beth were married young, and were early left widows ; a second husband seemed te have been only waiting the de mise of the first, and in each case it was the second marriage which brought for tune and position. Beth were daugh ters of the people, and after brilliant for fer fer tune met reverses. Mrs. Eaten never wrote books ; but I fancy she had quite as much power of analysis and satire as went into Lady Blessington's society novels, and that both women were endowed with intuitive powers and quickness of appre hension rather than with real intellectual ability. But probably the one point above all ethers in which they most strongly re sembled each ether was in the influence which each exercised in an eminent degree ever men and women far superior in intel lect te herself. Stilson Hutckins in Inter national Review for Feb., 1880. Facts and Fancy Hew a Gusher Wrete About Jsnny Llnd and Uew a Practical Han Writes. In a gushing article upon a great singer of the past generation, the Louisville Courier-Journal says : ' Jenny Lind's hair was a marvel of beauty, and it framed a face which one never can forget. When this beautiful creation left the United States she had married little Goldschmidt. Did anybody ever explain hew she hap pened te fall in love with that foxy little pianist ? When the steamer left for Liver pool we forget hew many hundreds of Jenny Lind's admirers came down te see her off. The wharf was jammed. People steed en boxes and barrels. We shall never forget the closing act. Iligh upon the wheel-house the Lind steed, as rav ishingly lovely as the Venus Anadyeraene from the blue sea waves. The wind was blowing down the bay, and caressed her loose hair, which looked like an aureole in the sunlight. Her dress, stirred by the wind, clung about her form, and with one hand she waved her adicux and pressed her handkerchief te her face, for she was weeping. New, a beautiful woman in tears is a sight te melt the hearts of tyrants, and en that oc casion it might be written in the stereo type way, ' there was net a dry eye in the house,' except the little eyes of the dimin utive Goldschmidt, who steed besu'e the glorious woman he had wen, with his arms folded tightly across his breast, the lanceo lancee lated ends of his long yellow mustache bending te the stiff breeze, and his gaze fixed upon the raaintepmast of a neighbor ing vessel. Emotionless was little Otte Goldschmidt ; hard and stony looked Otte Goldschmidt by the side of that warm, pal pitating aggregation and concentration of female beauty, whose sympathetic nature, ever se attractively manifested in her sing ing, yielded te the circumstances and in dulged in passieuate tears. Se she disap peared among the harbor mists and throng ing vessels out into the bay, out into the musical ocean." And the St. Leuis Republican responds : " All of which would seem te indicate that Jenny Lind was a wonderfully beautiful woman, when the unvarnished truth is that she was uncommonly plain, even in youth. She had blonde hair, net as fash ionable then as new, and it 'framed' a genuine Scandinavian face the face of a Swedish peasant eirl who would net be a belle in her own country. High and well-de fined cheek bones, a very substantial nose, and an uncommonly large mouth were its most distinctive features. Yet the face was charming, because se honest and open; se full of sympathy, generosity, kindness, and all womanly virtues. Jenny Lind was no mere ' the "Venus Anadyo Anadye mene ' than Julius Caesar was, but she was net only a splendid sengstress, but a noble woman which all splendid sengtresscs are net. The nearest we have had te her in true womanliness was Parcpa Resa. Her marriage was a love-match. Singular as it may seem te the Courier-Journal writer, she did ' fall in love with the foxy little pianist,' and as far as heard from has never regretted it. He made her a geed husband - though we believe through bad invest ments he lest the most of her hard earned money and she has been te him a faith ful and affectionate wife. Jenny Lind was the first of the first-class prima donnas te visit this country, and she has left be hind a mere graceful fame than any of her successors ; a fame in which the artist's merit and the woman's character are se closely and happily blended that we cannot separate them if we would, and would net if we could. An Unwritten Chapter of the Late War. The year 1861 closed gloomily for the cause of the Union. The army of the Po tomac under McCIellan had nei made the expected move ; Masen and Slidell had been surrendered; Congress was surround ed with the gravest difficulties. Early in 1862 Burnside's fleet was wrecked, and Cameren's resignation made room for a new secretary of war, of whose capacity and energy the people had no acurate knowledge. Great expectations were en tertained of important movements and successes in what was popularly called the West, but of what might be planning or happening in the far West, in these re mote teiriteiies which were net even cer rectly laid down en the maps, net one per son in one hundred thousand, from the president down, had a thought or a care ; though a most anxious solicitude would net have been misplaced, as shall forth with appear. ' Surveying further the situation in the far Seuth and West, we find in the first that the rebels had complete possession of the great state of Texas. Twiggs had trai torously surrendered all the troops under his command, with forts, arms, ammuni tion and supplies of all kinds, and many of the men had been paroled. This vast re gion afforded an admirable base for ex tended military operations, and it was net long before advantage was sought te be taken of it, in the autumn of 1861. It was somewhat as fellows that the Confederate leaders argued the matter. Assuming that they could held their own east of the Mississippi, a move could be made westward of that river having every premise of success and which if successful would give immense material and moral advantage te the Seuth. The plan was nothing less extensive than the capture of California and the subjection of five ether states and territories. Fer the execution of this brilliant enter prise the pregramme was simple. A pow erful column should match by El Pase into New Mexico, defeat or flank Canity at Feit Craig, and occupy Santa Fe. Next would come Fert Union, containing an ad miral arsenal and supply depot, fitted in geed season by Jb leyd with a most conve nient stock of arms, ammunition and stores. Thence the march forward would be easy, and the prizes would fall rapidly into the hands of the troops. Indians and Mormons were probable and valuable allies. The sure result could hardly fail te be the complete and speedy control of a rich state, a splendid sea-coast, and forts from which men-of-war and privateers could issue te sweep the Pacific. This would hasten recognition by European na tions, would lead te the breaking of the Atlantic blockade by England and France and then the end would seen come. What, then, were the weak points in the plan? They were three. First, the rebels made the mistake, which they re peated ever and ever again, of attaching importance te the support te come from disaffected people and districts where the general sentiment was loyal. Second,they were hopelessly misled about the senti ments of the Mexican population of New Mexico, and forget or ignored the ani mosity born years before of the Texan Santa Fe expedition, and still deeply rank ling. Third, they made a fatal miscalcula tion in underrating the stern patriotism, the unflinching courage, and the fierce energy of the men who were laying the foundation of our "Centennial state" of Colerado while braving privation and hardship in the search for geld. That these events were net known and have net since been known in the East is hardly surprising, in view of the fact that ether matters of transcendent im portance, far nearer home, were con temporaneous with them. Fert Henry was taken en February 6, Roanoke Island en February 8,- and Fert Donelseu en February 16. The battle of Pea Ridge ended en March 8, the Monitor fought the Mcrrimac en March 9, and the great engagement at Shiloh occurred en April 6 and 7. Probably net one in ten thousand suspected that such a threaten ing movement was making in the rear of our armies ; and it would have been equal ly surprising and terrible .te have heard suddenly that a junction had been effected by the rebels with the Mormons, and that mischief had already been done which could be repaired, if at all, only at the cost of hundreds of lives and millions of money. Instead of this the bright days of May saw Sibley, disheartened and demoralized, resting at that same Fert Bliss from which he had marched with fell purpose four months before. The valley of the Rie Grande would knew him no mere, and he doubtless sought his accustomed consola tion in the flowing bowl. International Review for February, 1880. Augustus A. Hayes. m m A Torrent of Peat. The Falkland Islands Phenomena and Its Cause. When the brief statement first appeared, a few months age, that a town in the Falkland islands had narrowly escaped de struction by a flood of peat,thc story seem ed incredible. Authentic details, however, have lately reached England which leave no doubt of the fact. The phenomenon is believed te be unprecedented, and has served te attract the attention of men of science once mere te the archipelago of treeless islands which Darwin explored half a century age, and which constitute Great Britain's southern colonial possessions. The Falkland group is situated some 300 miles from the eastern coast of Seuth America, opposite the entrance te the Strait of Magellan. Twe of the islands, known as the East and West Falkland, are much larger than the test, and upon the east side of the former is Stanley, the chief town. There seems te be some in fluence in the climate peculiarly favorable te the production of peat, for. says Mr. Darwin, " almost every kind of plant, even the coarse grass which covers the whole surface of the land, becomes con verted into this substance ; scarcely any situation checks its growth ; some of the beds are as much as twelve feet thick, and the lower part becomes se solid when diy that it will hardly burn." Thus, it will be understood, a peaty soil is characteris tic of the whole country. Just back of the town of Stanley, and about ?,000 feet inland, rises a range of heights which are surmounted by a pla tea'., upon which rests a deep beg of peat. Curiously enough, the thickest deposits of peat in the Falklands occur en the hill sides or hill tops. In ether places the peat seldom exceeds a few feet in depth. The subsoil is a dense yellow clay impenetrable by water, and in the Stanley beg already mentioned this is between twenty-four and thirty feet below the surface. On November 26, 1878, a southeasterly storm of wind and rain set in at Stanley, and the rainfall from that time until mid night of the 30th is estimated te have been two inches. Then the peat beg en the heights above the settlement gave way. "The black oozy mud," writes a naval officer te the Royal geographical society, "rolled down the hill with a momentum which neither the iron stanchions around the reservoir nor the barriers by the sea could withstand. It broke through the backs of wooden houses, inundated the rooms, and obliged the inhabitants, rude ly awakened from sleep, te flee for safety ; a few pigs and calves were swallowed up in the irresistible stream, but fortunately no human lives were lest." The velocity of the stream was net noted at first, but in the morning, after its force was almost ex pended, it was still moving into the sea at the rate of about half a mile an hour. Dr. Jehn Mulvany, staff surgeon in the British navy, was an eye-witness of the phenomenon, and attributes it te the action of the heavy fall of rain upon the peat. He estimates that ever 500,000 gallons of water fell into the beg en the four days preceding the avalanche. The impermeable yellow clay underneath would net permit it te sink through, and finally this enormous quan tity of water, mingling with the peat, burst the weakest side of the beg and rolled down the seaward slope of the heights above the town in the remarkable torrent we have described. The entire absence of trees in these islands has been remarked by all visitors te the Falklands. In this respect they offer a striking contrast te Terra del Fucge, which, though only 300 miles distant, is clothed with forest. According te Mr. Darwin, the largest bush in the Falklands is scarcely as tall as the British gorse, the best fuel being a little bush resembling heath, which burns quite readily even when green. Dr. Mulvany suggests that the treeless character of the colony is due te the heavy yellow clay already mentioned The tender rootlets cannot grew in se im penetrable a formation. DRY GOODS, JiC. WE CANNOT ADVERTISE Reduction of Prices, As many kinds of goods are going up in price every week, but we held a large stock of desirable Dry Goods that arc selling at rates proportionate te cost some time age. In the matter of MUSLINS we secured anil MUSLINS stored' away an immense MUSLINS quantity, se that our sales- MUSLINS rooms antl reserye stock- MUSLINS rooms leek like wholesale MUSLINS stores. These standard MUSLINS goods are new retailing MUSLINS largely at less than future MUSLINS prices. MUSLINS We also bought freely et FLANNELS, And can show the geed results of our bargaining en inquiry at the Flannel Counter. . We arc also selling CALICOES Cheaper than they can be bought at. The people will have te pay higher for many kinds of dry goods atter the pres ent stock are sold out. Jehn Wanamaker, GRAND DEP0T-13TH ST., 1'JIILADELrHIA. JEWELERS. B. F. BOWMAN, WHOLESALE 106 EAST KING ST., LANCASTER, PA. DRT GOODS. Te Tobacco Buyers ! Opened this day ONE BALE OF GRAY BLANKETS r a LOW PRICE. FAIIESTOCK'S, Next Doer te the Court Heuse. FURNITURE. A SPECIAL INVITATION TO ALL. Te examine mv stock of Parler Suits. Cham ber Suits, Patent Kockers, Easy Chairs, Katan Rockers. Hat Hacks, Marble Tep Tables, Ex tension Tables, Sideboards, Hair. Husk, Wire and Common Matti esses, iioek Cases, Ward robes, Escriteirs. Upholstered Cane and' Weed Seat Chairs, Cupboards, Sinks, Deughtniys, Breakfast Tables, Dining Tables, &c, always en hand, at prices that are acknowledged te be as cheap as the cheapest. UPHOLSTERING IN ALL ITS BRANCHES. REPAIRING PROMPTLY AND NEATLY DONE. Picture Frames en hand and made te order Rcgilding done at Reasonable Rates at the New Picture Frame and Furniture Stere, 15 EAST KING STREET, (Over Bursk's Grocery and Sprecher's Slate Stere.) WALTER A. HEINITSH, (Schindler's Old Stand), MARBLE WORKS. WM. P. PRAILEY'S MONUMENTAL MARBLE WORKS 758 Nertn yneen Street, Lancaster, Pa. MONUMENTS, HEAD AND FOOT STONES, GARDEN STATUARY, CEMETERY LOTS ENCLOSED, Ac. All work guaranteed and satisfaction given in every particular. S. B. Remember, works at the oztreme end of North Queen street. ui301 Mm and Clocks, MXDICAXU CUTICURA! BLOOD AND SKIN HUXOBS. CuTtcnu. Bkxbdi-m for the TretUmeat of Bleed and Skin and Scalp Humors. Whem of Scrofulous, Cancerous, Syphilitic erigte, the CcncmiA Rxselvkct is the principal remedy, and if there are at the same time Ulcers, Seres or ether External Affections, then the Cen cura, assisted by the Cuticuka. Seac, must be used externally. If the disease is of the Sain and Scalp, the principal remedy will then be the Cuticuka. with the CrrictraA Seap, and such use of the Rkselvkst as Is suggested By the following conditiens: In all skin and Scalp Diseases, when the skin is het and dry, the bleed feverish, the liver torpid, the bowels con stipated, or when the virus of Scrofula or poi son of Mercury is known te lurk in tne system, or when the Constitution has been shattered by Malarial and Anti-Periodic Fevers and De bilitating Diseases, always take the Rbselvxht while using the Cuticuka. a cure thus made will be permanent and satisfactory. ECZEMA R0DE5T. The Cuticnra Remedies Succeed Where a Consnltatlea of Fbyatdaa mall. Messrs. Wkkks & Pettkk : Gentlemen. I have suffered ever thirteen years with skin disease in my hands and limbs, causing constant irri tation, depriving me of rest and attention te business. I sought many remedies here and elsewhere, also use et sulphur baths, without permanent cure. Last May a physician called my disease Eczema Rodent, spots appeared en my hands, head and face, eyes became much inflamed and granulated, causing at length impaired sight. Internal and external remedies were pre scribed by a leading physician for six months, was then Introduced te another, and a consul tation of several leading physicians was had, when a definite plan was decided upon, but all te no purpose. After following advice inr four months with out any permanent cure, I bought two bottles of Cuticuka Rkselvkkt, two boxes of Cuticuka, and some Seap, and can testify with great pleas ure te the eflect they liave had la my case, in eight days being nearly cured. The physicians pronounced my case the most aggravated one that has overcome under their experience and practice. I recommend and nighiy indorse tha Cun cuka Rkmkdies. Yours truly, F. H. DRAKE, A gent for Harper & Bre.'s lublicatiani. Clifferd St. and Woedwahd Avx., Detroit, Mich., Jan. 24, 1879. SALT RHEUM Oa Face, Head and Parts of Bedy. Hea Covered With Scabs and Seres. Messrs, Wjckxs & Petter. I commenced tn use your Cuticuka last July. Have only used one large and one small box, and one bottle of the Rkselvknt. My face and head and some parts of my body were amest raw. My head was covered with scabs and sores, and my suf- icring was ieanuj. I had tried everything I had heard of in the East and West. My case was considered a very bad one. One very skillful physician said he would rather net treat it, and some efthcra think new I am only cured temporarily. Ithink net,for I have net a particle of Salt Rheum about me, and my case is considered wonderful. My case has been the means efselllngagreat many of your Cuticuba Rkmkdikb In this part of the country. Respectfully yours, MRS. S. E. WHIPPLE. Decatur, Mich., Nev. 17, 187S. Cutlcura, Cuticura Reselvent and Cuticura Seap are prepared by Weeks & Petter. Chem ists and Druggists, 3b0 Washington street. 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