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LOCAL AND GENERAL.
R The Reporter is printed upon CAMP
i lL \j Country and Job Press, Office No. 56 Gold
New York. Thomas H. Benjor, agent
T; IF.R KXAI'P, THE REVIVALIST, —The Ro
,ter Express, speaking of the noted evangelist,
j,isrrn Kvirr, who has just arrived in that
' . iU j is preaching in the First Baptist Church,
' . "Ho is now waxed old, his hair and flowing
r t arc whitened, aud his voice and manner in
te that his physical powers are beginning to
, iu d his vitality to abate. He is, however,
tffi-ctivc a speaker as ever, aud possesses the
- peculiarities that marked his revival sermons
Ot'R YOCNU FOLKS. —The June number of
zinc cauio to us a few evenings since.—
the inauguration of this enterprise it has nt-
J the highest success. It is really a valuable
for the little ones of the household. Parents
. ;d savt their sous from the evils of the street
■uv v. juld lay this book before their children.
;h all its charming simplicity, and at the same
thorough interest, it is just the thing to keep
.. ones busy over of an evening. Published by '
; j. ; X Fields, 124 Tremont Street, Boston, |
Holmes A Passage of Towanda j
1 .-nan of horses aud carriage to a couple of
~ ath men p) on Saturday last to drive five miles ;
• tl. said gentlemen losing their way turned
o. tli, N. Y. on the Monday following,
;v their suspicious looks and more suspicious
ra-s induced a shrewd chap to arrest and chuck
.in j.nl. The party searching for his proper- 1
.mil the party arresting the thieves without war
,-ausualy met here on Wednesday, much to 1
.ratification of both—the one fearing ho had
• :- foot in it by Arresting travelers the other
1., would never get his foot in by finding
r thieves or property.— TTuieWy j\d.
Hev. WM. DELONG, Universalis!, will
.i k at the Court House, Sunday evening next,
uiJe 3d. 1866.
Is LUCK.—Edward Provost Esq , living
r Russell Hill in this County, met with an ex
linarv streak of good luck in getting a span i
...irses on Sunday night of this week. Shortly
i';, r i' tiring and before his daughter had gone to
he was aroused by her, aud told that two
.1 a. who drove past the house, a short distance, |
■vith a team, had stopped, left their team, and had
i:.v bark past the house aud gone to his burn.— j
Mr. Provost made a hasty visit to the barn and !
tad them, with one ot his horses out of the stall
ami another nearly out. Of course he vetoed this
■ i.isaction, and the rogues—we tliink we are sale '
. thus calling them so—made a hasty retreat it)
.11 opposite direction from their or somebody else's ,
am. After firing a gun to add to the fright he
:a i given them, and securing his horses, he took i
-session of the abandoned team which he found
1: been kindly fed with hay by their drivers. A j
. large, well matched span of dark, chestnut
. d horses, with white feet, and white in face. 1
,:h t old in yt ars and apparently roadsters—with
: colored light spring two horse truck wagon,
ess and'fixtures complete. Two satchels were
id ia the wagon, neither of which contained |
... hof value, or anything to identify the owners !
i t a valentine,"which was a rose-scented, gilt- ,
. 1. red-enveloped, anonymous billet-doux, ad- ;
-.-id to Alonzo D. Horton, Mainesburg, Tioga j
■ I'II. post-marked Covington Pa. Feb. 17th, \
I We mention this, that the writer whoever 1
I be. may know how basely her gentle Alonzo
I i her love lines by running away and leaving ;
I near "dark hollow," to be captured and aft- '
bod for criticism and gossip, by an unsympa
zing public : and that Alonzo, who it seems
if - not care much for horses and wagons, may !
aid got his satchel by proving property, pay- i
I Large* Ac. — Tunkhannork Democr*it.
I I'ARISU ATTEMPT AT ROBBERY. —The house
| >ai. Lewis, of Spencer, was entered on Satur
mg'nt the 13th inst., by some person or per
il unknown. The only occupants of the house
? 1 Mr, Lew is and his wife. The robber or rob
•liected their entrance through the cellar in
0e kitchen, adjoining the bed-room, where Mr.
if -md his wife slept. Mrs, Lewis having I
. ;d a noise suddenly awoke, and felt the wind!
I w.ng hi her face, caused by tbe shutting of her
fl '• ia door, she immediately sprung out of bed j
I '.uprising that they had forgot to fasten their out
fl Joor. when to her surprise she found her Led
a door shut and held, she attempted to open it,
without success, she let go of the door to awa
it Lr husband when the report of a pistol was
.. and the vidians made good their escape
' 'Gaining any booty. The ball was found ,
S it day, it having passed through a large tea
'. Imntring near the door and the plastering.
XIBEXT. — As Mr. Joshua Vanloon Jr., i
I I...any twp., was falling a large tree, in the
■b. "" the morning of Wednesday, May 16th.
'•-'iili-r one wits dislodged by its descent, which
I :..ung gave him a terrible blow on the side of '
H i and shoulder. He was senseless when
1 to his father's house, and but little hope is
tainedof his recovery.
I 5®,. lim regular Semi-annual meeting of
n Til County Sunday School Association,
* ■-eld at Burlington on the 13th and 15th of 1
■ meeting for organization will convene on
| ■ 'Lyat 11 a. m.
■ *-rrnr>n niay be expected on Tuesday eve- j
I •ring' the morning session of Wednesday a |
• B'iuday School session will be conducted,
lining exercises will be under the lead of I
H Crittenden, the teaching of school under ]
-zrge of B. S. Russell, and the closing exer
ill be conducted by D. Bourne.
v mday School is engaged for the occasion,
hildrens mcetiug on Wednesday p. m. will
) i the convention.
'■Lose who huve attended these Snnday School
1 utions it is only necessary to publish the time, |
and to those who have never attended, we
•Gay, "Oh he there" for your own good and
- -'sod ef the cause.
OSCAR A. BLACK, Secv., I
- | -BE YANKEE BOYS" vocalists, will ffire
'heir popular parlor entertainments at the
'louse, on Monday evening next. Under the
•n of I'rut J. G. Towner, the Yankee Boys 1
trade themselves u high reputation. Our |
will do well to avail themselves of the op- j
! io 'Jy of hearing them.
' K —Th first field day of the
M ''a-se Ball club of Towanda will be on '
on Thursday afternoon May 31, Ib6C. i
Wiiihedat 1 o'clock, all are invited to witness '
The Bradford County Teacher's As
j 7 at Taylor's corners, Granville,
- T ' Jt *ne Bth, at 10 o'clock.
A. Fassmore, Secy.
j i ; l<^< ' rucer ' ed reduced pri/aes;
' j -6' batch's.
A Fourth of July Ball will be eiveu
t the Leßoy H °u S c, Leßoy, Pa., on Wednesday,
July 4th, 1860. Music by Stovves Band. Bill, $2,-
I. H. DAMS, Proprietor.
FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF TOWANDA FINAN
000* ARTE>,T ° F THE UNITED STATES, Capital $125,-
Deposits received payable on demand in Legal
Interest allowed on time deposits according to
I ncurrent Hunk Notes received on deposit or
exchanged for Legal Tender.
U. 8- Bonds and 7-30 Treasury Notes bought
Highest price paid for Compound Interest notes.
Drafts payable in any part of the United States
at pur for Sale.
Drafts payable in England, Scotland, Ireland or
\\ ales, in an amount over one pound sterling, fur
nished at lowest rates.
1 assage tickets from Liverpool or Q ueenstown
to New York, by the well known Inman Line, on
and lor sale.
E. H. SMITH, Pres. N. N. BEITS, jr., Cash.
HOUSE POWER FOR SAI.E.—A second hand
one horse power, suitable for threshing machine,
will be sold cheap. Enquire at CODDING <FC Rus-
CHOLERA. —Its prevention, symptoms and
treatment, according to a physician who treated
oyer 2000 cases successfully in 1854. The object
of this article is to inform the public in regard to
I this terrible disease, and give them a reliable treat
| meut. Sent on receipt of 50 cents. Adresss,
Box 13, Towauda, Pa.
BOL. A. B. Smith & Co., wishes to inform
their friends and the public in general thut they
I have opened a Tobacco and Cigar stors on Bridge
Street, two doors from Main-st., where they will
sell, at a low figure, a choice lot ot Cigars, foreign
and domestic. Also Smoking and Chewing Tobac
co ot all kinds . All kinds of fancy goods in the
Tobacco line constantly on hand.
Towanda, April 15. ' A. B. SMITH & Co
TOWANDA NURSERY. —Last Fall I bought,
: from Daniel Ilarkins, his entire remaining stock
of Apple, Cherry and Dwarf Pear trees, and re-
I moved the same on to my premises on Towanda
Flats . lam now prepared to sell these Fruit trees
at low rates. Prices of Apple trees at the Nursery
25 cts. each, or in quantities of fifty or more trees,
S2O PER 100. Best selected trees in small quanti
ties of sto 15, 30 cts. each. No. 1 Cherry trees
; O0 cts each, which is the wholesale price of regular
Rochester dealers at this time. No. 2, Cherry
trees, from 25 to 40 cts. each. Dwarf Pear trees
from 20 to 50 cts. each. Quince trees from 25 to
50 ots. each. Persons who are in want of Fruit
trees, will do well to visit my Nursery, I,J miles
from Towanda. R. M. WELLES.
Towanda, April 8, 1866.
#s£=> Proposals will be received at the j
office of G. P. Montauye for furnishing 20,000 feet!
I 4 inch Oak Plank, not to exceed 6inches in width i
—SOOO feet 3 and 4 inch scantling—lo.ooo ft. thick !
Hemlock Plank. To be delivered by the Ist day
of June next.
Towanda, April 23, 1866.
J®* Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance I
Company of Hartford Conn. Assests over $lO,-J
000,000. Dividc-nt paid during the PRESET fiscal
year, GO per cent. It is the largest, safest, cheap
est, and best Life Insurance company of this
country. H. 14. MOKEAN, Agent.
Kerosene or Coal Oil, the very best
kind for sale by the barrel or in small quantities,
very cheap, at Dr. Porter's Drug Store.
CARD. —AII soldiers who enlisted prior to
June 30, 1863, will be furnished important iiatbr- !
wation/ree by calling at once upon the undersign
ed. Bring your "discharge" with you.
J. N. CALII F, Pension Agent,
Office over News Boom.
All men of the Pennsylvania Re-,
serve Corps are entitled to pay from the date of
their enlistment to the 15th of May 1861, if not
paid. Papers prepared, Back pay and Bounty and
Pension Claims collected. All military business
in any of the State and National Departments
successfully prosecuted. H.B. MCKFAN,
Claim Agent, Office Montanyes' Block.
Towanda, April 2, 1866.
PENSIONERS.—The instalment of Pensions
due March 4th, ISCG, paid on and after that date,
by bringing your Pension certificates to J. N. CA
LIIT, Pension Agent. Office over News Room, To
wanda, Pa. Feb. 26.
SeR" Soldiers and widows of soldiers of
war of 1812, who are in necessitous circumstances
are entitled to a gr&tuty of S4O, and an annuity of
S4O, payable semi-annualy, provided, they was and
are residents of Pennsylvania. Apply to H. B.
McKean, Claim Agent. Office Montanyes' Block.
Towanda, Pa., April 16, 1866.
At a meeting of the Directors of the
First National Bank of Towanda, it was resolved,
That in view of the action of neighboring Banks,
the notes of State Banks not redeemed at par in
New Y'ork or Philadelphia, will not be received af
ter the 28th day of April, except at a discount suf
ficient to cover the expense of sending them home
for redemption : and that we will not pay out any
thing but Legal Tender or National Bank Notes.
N. N. BETTS, jr., Cashier.
Towanda, April 22, 1866.
Say- New and Second Hand Pianos, by
the most celebrated makers in New-York and Phil
adelphia, always on hand and for sale at tin lowest
prices Tuning done on short notice by Prof.
Towanda, Jan 1, 1866 (oam
U. S. CLAIM AGENCY. —Persons holding
Tension certificates cam draw the installment due
the 4tli of March, by bringing them to me. A
copy of the Official Andorsonville Prison Record,
containing 13,000 names of those who died there
from all the States, can be seen at my office free.
h/mmaiUm in regard to all Bounty Ada given free.
•JOHN W. Mix, Agent.
Office Ist Block below Ward House, Towanda
GRAPE VINES, ORNAMENTAL TREES, &C., —
The subscriber has a supply on hand of nice lona.
Israella, Delaware, Allen's Hybrid, Diana, Con
cord, Crcveling and other Grape vines, warranted
true to name. Grape vines of any variety furnished
to order. Orders taken for Ornamental Trees,
Shrubs, Vines and Flowers at established rates of
other Nurserymen. Also for all kinds of small
fruits, such as Strawberries, Currants, Raspberries,
blackberries, Ac., R. M. WELLES.
Towanda, April 8, 18CG.
TOWANDA MARKETS.—( Wholesale Prices.)
Corrected exery Tuesday by E. T. Fox, No. I,Brick
Wheat $2 00 © $2 50
Flax Seed 1 80 © 200
Clover Seed, (small) 8 00
" " (Orwell) 10 00
Beans 1 25 © 1 50
Butter (rolls) 30
" (dairy) 30 © 35
Potatoes 1 00
Hay (per ton) 8 00
Salt (per lbb.) 3 00
Flour 10 00 © 14 00
Ham 18 © 20
Chickens 14 ©
Turkeys 1G © 18
Ducks' 1G © 18
WEIGHTS OF GRAIN. —Wheat, 60 lbs; Corn, 56 lbs;
Rye, 5G His : Oats, 32 His ; liarley, 46 lbs ; Buck
wheat, 48 lbs; Beans, 62 lbs: Bran, 20 lbs; Clover
Saed 62 lbs; Dried Apples, 22 lbs; Flax Seed 56 lbs.
HAMMOND OVERTON.—At Towanda, Thurs
day morning, May 24, by Rev. William Harris,
Rev. Edward P. Hammond of Vernon, Conn.,
to Miss Eliza Overton, youngest daughter of
Edward Overton, Esq., of the former place.
CARMAN—KELLEY.—At Christ Church, Towan
da, \\ ednesday, May 23, by Rev. Mr. Nocks,
Mahion Carman to Miss Amanda Kelley.
DICKEY—BUNTING.—At the same'plnce by the
isame, May 23, Geo. W. Dickey to Miss Matiie
WELLES—In Towanda, May 11th, 1866, Margaret
Almira Welles, daughter of G. F. and Mary A
BRIDGE LETTING.—SeaIed proposals
will be received at the house of Porter Wilcox, in
Albany, until 3 o'clock, p. m., on Thursday, June 7,
1866. lor the building and completing of Bridge across
ALIIANI Creek, near said Wilcox's. Specifications
for the same may be seen at the house of Porter Wilcox,
in Albany, and at the Commissioner's Office, for ten
days previous to the letting of the same.
W. B. DODGE, )
JOHN BEARDSLEE, V Comm'rs.
STERNE McKEE, )
Commissioner's Office, May 19, 1866.
READING RAIL ROAD—SUMMER
ARRANGEMENT. April 23. 1866.
GREAT TRUNK LINE FROM THE NORTH AND NORTH WEST
for Philidelphia, New-Yoik, Reading, Pottsville, Tama
qua, Ashland, Lebanon, Alleutown, East on, Ac. Jte.
Trams leave Harrisburg for New-York, as follows: At
3.00, 7.40, and 9.05 a. in., and 2.00 and 9310 p. in., con
necting with similar Trains on tne Pennsylvania Rail
Road, and arriving at New-York at 5.40 and 10.00 a. m.,
and 3,40 and 10.35 p. m. Sleeping Cars aocompauying
the 3.00 a. m., and 9.20 p. m., Trains, without change.
Leave Harrisburg for Reading, Pottsville, Tamaqua,
Minersyille, Ashland, Pine Grove, Alleutown and Phil
adelphia, at 7.40 a. in., and 2.00 and 9.20 p. m.,stopping
at Lebanon and all Way Stations ; the 9.20 p. m. Train
uiuking no close connection lor l'uttsville nor Philadel
phia. For Pottsville, Schuylkill Haven and Auburn,via
Schuylkill and Susquehanna Rail lioaddeave Harrisburg
at 4.15 p. m.
Returning : Leave New-York at 9.00 a. m., 12 noon
and 8.30 p. m.; Philadelphia at 8.00 a.m. and 3.30 p.
ni.: Pottsville at 8.30 a. m. and 2.45 p. m.; Ashland at
6,00 and 11.15 a.m., 1.05 p. m.; Tamaqua at 9.45 a. m.,
and 1.00 aud 8.55 p. m.
Leave Pottsville for Harrisburg, via Schuylkill and
Susquehanna Rail Road, at 7.00 a. m.
Reading accommodation Train : Leaves Reading at
6.00 a. m., returning from Philadelphia at 5.00 p. m.
Columbia Rail Road Trains leave Reading at 6.10 a.
ni. and 6.15 p. in. lor Ephrata, Litis, Lancaster. Colum
On Sundays : Leave New York at 8.30 p. m., Phila
delphia 8.00 a. m., and 3.15 p. m., the 8,00 a. m., train
running only to Reading. Pottsville 8.00 a. m. Tamaqua
7.30 a. m., Harrisburg 9.05 a. m. and Reading at 1.30
a. m., tor Harrisburg, aud 10.52 a. in. lor New York,
and 4-25 p. m., lor Philadelphia.
Commutation, Mileage, Season, School and Excursion
Tickets to aud from all points, at reduced rates.
Engage checked through ; 80 pounds allowed each
Passenger G. A. NICOLLS,
Reading, Pa.. April 23. 1866.
MEW AND FRESH GOODS 1
-L i Just received,
A FULL STOCK OF GROCERIES,
Bought for Cash,
WHICH WILL BE SOLD AT A SMALL ADVANCE.
Thankful for past favors, I would respectfully say to j
my old triends thut I hope by sUict attention and fair
prices to merit a continuance of their favors.
Towanda, Feb. 2. E. T. FOX.
JP O R SAL E~7
358J ACRES CHOICE PINE TIMBER LAND,
4 mihs from Towanda,
BAND UNSURPASSED FOR FARMING PURPOSES.
Pine timber estimated at 3,000,000 feet, Hemlock
2,000,000, besides oak, maple, aud other hardwood .
For particulars inquire of JNO. SAbTMARSH.
April 4, 1866. Athens, Pa.
A ME RIC A X II OTE L ,
Having purchased this well known Hotel on Bridge
Street, 1 have refurnished and refitted it with ever
convenience for the accommodation ot all who may pat
ronize rue. No pains will be spared to make all pleas
aut and agreeable. J. s. PATTERSON , Prop.
.May 3, 06.—tf.
I IEALTH is THE GREAT NEED OF
II THE AGE.
A NEW SYSTEM OF THE HEALING A RT.
X. J. COGSWELL. M I).,
. HYGIENIC PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON,
May be consulted in person or by letter, at his resi
dence, East Spring Hill, Bradford county. Pa.
An intelligent community require a medical doctrine
grounded upon right reason, iu harmony with and
avouched by the unerring laws of Nature and of the vi
tal organism, and authenticated by successful results.
Hence we solicit an examination of our system. Claim
ing that all diseates can be success! ully treated with
truly Hygienic Agencies.
No Drug poisons will be given. As a graduate of the
only College iu the world where health is taught, we
shall take especial pains to explain to the patients the
nature oi the diserse. The laws of life ami health, why
it it is unnecessary and daugerous to take drugs, and
how to preserve health aud long life. Will visit pa
tients, and give directions lor home treatment, when
_Kast Springhill, May 1, '66.—ly,p.
RJMLE OLD BAKERY REVIVED!
PETTES & HOVEY,
Are now receiving a fresh supply of Nuts, Fruits and
Candies, at the old .Stand on Main Street opposite the
Court House. Also an assortment of
Such as Teas, Sugars, Coffee, Saleratus, Molasses,
Syrup, Spices, Ac., Ac., which will be sold as cheap as
can be bought iu the borough ol Towauda or elsewhere.
GOOD GREEN TEA FOR sl, PER POUND.
Kept constantly on band,
BREAD, BUSCUIT, PIES,CAKES, AC'., AC.,
At the Towauda Bakery.
Crackers by the barrel or pound, at the Bakery.
PETTES A HOVEY,
May 7, '6o.—tf.
ALU ABLE FARM FOR SALE.
The farm formerly occupied by Chester Pierce, sit
uated in Wysox twp., is offered (or sale. It is about 1£
miles from Towanda ; contains about 60 acres ol first
rate land, all improved. A good Dwelling House, and
other out-buildings, and an orchard of thrifty trees.
This is one of the most desirable properties in the
market, aud worthy the notice of those desiring to pur
chase a farm.
For Terms Ac., apply to S. S. PIERCE, on the preni
iscs, or C. H. SHEPARD, at Waverly N. Y,
Wysox, May 7, '66.—4w,p.
V9O BONDS.-THE MAY COUPON
*J of the 5-20 Bonds purchased at the highest
market price by B. S. RUSSELL A CO.
U. S. Securities of all kinds bought and sold by
B. S. RUSSELL A CO., Bankers.
Petroleum, Venango and Crawford Co. Bank Notes
bought by B. S. RUSSELL & CO., Bankers.
PIANOS, AMERICAN ORGANS AND
The undersigned most respectfully announces to the
citizens of Towanda and vicinity, that he has purchased
the Music business of G. T. COLE, and will hereafter
supply any of the above articles, together with
VIOLINS, GUITARS, ACCORDIANS, STRINGS. AC.,
on as good terms as they can be had els where.
W. A. CHAMBERLAIN.
He is also Agent for the
CELEBRATED AMERICAN WATCH,
and has always on hand, a good assortment of Swiss
Watches, with a general assortment of
JEWELRY AND FANCY GOODS,
Silver and Plated Ware of the BEST MANUFACTUR
ERS, which will be sold at unusually low figures. A
large variety of Clocks jnst received, among which may
be found the Seth Thomas, which has no equal.
REPAIRING AND JOBBING,
done with neat less and dispatch, and warranted. To
those who can't -ee, we would say go to Chamberlain's
and get a pair of glasses that will make yon see as well
as ever. Don't forget the shop, nearly opposite th e
Court House. W. A.CHAMBERLAIN.
Towanda, Nov. G, 1865.
TAISSOLUTIOX.—The co-partnership liere-
tolore existing between S. T. A J. H. Wiggins, in
the Blacksmithing business, in Burlington twp., is this
day (March 15, '66), dissolved by mutual consent.
The books and accounts will be in the hands of S. T.
Wiggins two weeks for collection, after which tilne all
unsettled accounts will be left in the hands of proper
officers for collection.
May 17. '66.—3w_.
SHERIFF'S SALE.—By virtue of a writ
O of Fi. Fa., issued out of the Conit of Common Pleas
ot Bradford county, to me directed and delivered will be
exposed to public sale at the Troy House in the Boro'
of I'roy. MONDAY, JUNE 18, 1866, at 1 o'clock
p. m. the following described lot piece or parcel of
laud situate in Armenia twp., bounded and described as
follows to wit : north by lands of Simon and Dwight
Morgan, east by land of H. A . Case, south by lands of
J B. Morgan and west by the public highway. Con
taining 130 acres more or less, about 80 acres improved,
with a log house, framed barn and a few fruit trees
Siezcd and taksn into execution at the suit of Pom
eroy Brothers vs. John Bixby jr. J. M. SMITH,
Towanda, May 24, 1866. Sheriff.
P 0 R SALE OR RENT.
A valuable Hotel property, the Bradford House, lo
cated on the south side of the depot at Waverly N. Y.
Connected with it are two barns, a large Garden, fruit
trees and two wells of solt water. For terms inquire
of C. F. SMITH, Proprietor.
May 24, '66.—tf.
FISH OF ALL KINDS FOR SALEILY
E. T. FOX.
TFAS OF VERY SUPERIOR QUALITY
are selling at moderate prices et
Sspt. 25 , 865. FOX'S.
otttelt & ®o.'o sTeto ®oo&0.
rjIHE GREATEST ATTRACTIONS IN
GOODS EVER OFFERED IN THIS MARKET,
POWELL &c CO.,
Have now in ntore the largest stock of goods everexhib
iied in Northern Pennsylvania. Additions will con
stantly be made to this stock during the season, and
it will at all times be found FULL AND COMPLETE
in all its departments,
i We invite the particular attention of our customers to
| oar magnificent display of
FALL AND WINTER DRESS GOODS !
Which we offer at prices much below those of last year.
We have given special care to onr selections in this line
and are now able to exhibit the newest,most fashionable,
and most desirable styles to be obtained. Our new
stock all colors of Plain and Plaid French
Merinos, Empress Cloths. Striped Melanges, Striped
and Plaid Poplins. Taffetas, Lamas, Tinsel Poplins, Paris
Crepes, Reps, Plain and Brocade Alpacas, Poll de Chev
res, Delaines and Armases, Bright Plaids for children's
wear, and a great variety of other Dress Fabrics.
MOURNING DRESS GOODS.
Black French Merinos, Bombazines, Tamese Cloths,
Baratheas, Mohair Lustres, Itlack and White Check and
Striped Poplins and Alpacas, Double and Single Fold All
Wool Delaines, and a full line of those High Lustred
Black Alpacas, at a great redaction in price.
LADIES' CLOTHS, CLOAKINGS AND j
A BPLENDID ASSORTMENT.
Beaver Cloths, Tricots, Velvet Cloths, Cassimere Sack
ings, Plain and Twilled Black Broadcloths, of all prices
all colors of Plain and Fancy Sackings, Opera Flannels,
GLOVES AND HOSIERY.
Ladies, Misses and Childrens White and Colored Cot
ton, Fleeced and Merino Hose, Ladies Merino Vests
and Drawers, Gloves of every description at low prices. :
LINENS & HOUSE FURNISHING GOODS ;
Bleached, Half Bleached, and Unbleached Damask Ta- !
ble Linens, Napkins, Towels, Towellings, Scotch and i
Russia Diapers, Bleached and Unbleached Huckabncks, 1
Crashes, liish Linens, Ac., 10-4 and 9-4 Sheetings, |
Pillow Case Cottons, Counterpanes, Draping Muslins,
Shaker Flannel Sheetings, Rose Blankets, Ac., Ac.
CLOTHS AND CASSIMERES.
Esquimaux, Moscow and Castor Beaver Cloths, French
and Herman Black Broadcloths, Doeskins, Fancy Cas- !
simeres, Tweeds,(Meltons, Satinetts, Union Cassiineres, |
Jeans, Ac., Ac.
All qualities Plain White, Shaker and Welch Flannels,
Fancy Shirting, Miners, Red and Gray .Plain and Twilled
Flannels, and a full assortment of
DOMESTIC COTTON GOODS,
At the Lowest Market rates.
We are now opening and desire to call special atten- !
tion to our unusually large stock of
As we make this department of our business a special- 1
ity, we have given it much time and attention. Our se- j
lections have been made from the newest styles in the
market, and our Cloaks are manufactured in a manner j
that cannot fail to please, and give entire satisfaction. ,
SHAWLS ! SHAWLS !
Having made eur purchases before the recent great !
advance in price, wejare able to offer decided bargains j
in Ladies, Misses and Childrens Double and Single j
Shawls. Our present stock tar surpasses in extent and [
variety, any purchases we have ever before made in this !
line, and we have availed ourselves of the most favor- j
able time to select the choicest and most desirable goods ;
in the market.
BON TON FLEXIBLE SPRING SKIRT
THE NEWEST AND BEST PATENT CRINOLINE YET
W e have now on hand a good assortment of these cel
ebrated Skirts, In White and Colored.
The Eugenie, Empress, Paris Trail, Multiform, and a
variety of other popular makes jot Skirts in all sizes
for Ladies Misses and Children.
CARPETS AND FLOOR OIL CLOTHS.
Brnssels, Three Ply, Extra Snper, Superfine. Ingrain,
Kidder, and Hemp Carpets. All widths Floor Oil Cloths
Mattings, Door Mats 4 and Rugs. Anew stock just re
BOOTS AND SHOES. j
Having.made arrangements with manufacturers to .
supply our sales with the best quality of Boots and
Shoes, we shall at all times be able to furnish our custo
mers with the best custom made Shoes of all kinds. j
for Ladies, Misses and Children, and Boots for Mens and !
Boys wear, at reasonable prices. We shall also keep con
stantly on hand a complete assortment of Mens.Womens
and Children's Rubbers and Ar' t Overshoes.
HATS AND CAPS.
A splendid assortment of Mens and Boys Hats and j
Caps just received. Having closed out oar old stock
almost entirely previous to onr late purchases, we now
offer an entire new stock of the latest styles.
PAPER HANGINGS & TRANSPARENT
We are now receiving large additions to onr stock ot
Wall Papers, Transparent and Trim
mings Window Papers, Ac., Ac.
Dan Hire's (firms. -
rjlllK LARGEST EXHIBITION ON
WILL KXHIBIT AT
ATHENS, TUESDAY, JUNE 12,
TOWANDA, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13,
TROY, THURSDAY, JUNE 14.
MAMMOTH CIRCUS AND MANAGERIE !
DAN RICE STILL LIVES !
INSTRUCTIVE AND REFINED
Interesting School of
A Choice and Rare Menagerie
„ In conjunction with a FULL and
REFINED CIRCUS COMPANY!
THE TRIPLICATE FEATCRES
80 arranged as to form TWO SEPARATE and DIS
TINCT EXHIBITIONS under the same Puviiion,
and for ONE PRICE OF ADMISSION.
| THE SCHOOL OP
§Col. DAN RICE
SOLE DI&ECTOU AND TRAINER
comprises some of the most inter
esting and In tell ire nt specimens
of the brute creation ever intro
duced tolhrpui !iivuii"n;z \\ hieU
will be found A HERD OF
Objects .f v. or Hp nmontr the
<6/ hcuiuht-.1 b-:t!.n. and held in
// it V V\* tlH ' mby allclass.-f.
y .-A / Tlwso bcHUtil .i and interesting
I \ I / \ animals a r o tlio oidv creatures
I i ' ! <'fthtir hind to be seeu out ot
their native country.
- /f. ROMEO!
*'"* ' Vofh " f "ll^nnlbal.- %
1 • M nt ti
blephAiit e this
RK; IrK/isr cavEa.
§rabr:m ff-rith Jiorse
STEPHEN A. UOI'IiLAS
J TllE WOXDKIIFUL
A Blind Talking ITorse
Tim moat astonishing, b -ar.tif.l,
/ 1111(1 - pit ie!v f c S auii i.!
I >cr know n, and o. • v h>m .
\Wf*2t KIOE.-X. r. i>. 1 „r,.: -
K: "Tif\ JMgreoof i ..... .. . cannot
I w ' £ni "'" 3 Y' s ' ■ vl
y \ \'xFfn • 7 u.iry and ir?rijnifi mt i:bn
\ \ Lof the ! V .rol't'.r l.u: n r lnd
hf A > over t; •• in>tiiicti\f J . uliit -of
7%. A'' th- hr. t •.
7 JfM THE IDEHAGERIL
j, ls ' and Orrdtjiolo
I \ VlSpjßl picfll I jniL*r . 1.1 a'ti;rn
< a 1 ' '
' . j , gw, in whi.-li will be Poind
flfr UQNS, TIGERS. LEOPARDS.
pJHr >*'?'jjj villi i. .i.;•■ i- llir'j 111 varimia
1 <l uar! " iM'l'thc gl. l i'.
j t ifca gliT
(site i mmm easts
Will he vxhiMtnl by
y?? Arifci'ici'i. ren-.ptevr.
AjpArK lit :■ M.tTINi: o:ffp; I A!:.l
Bi.W. i;i>; AlilM ;.M l'l:i'lli:i .ilii,
i.ntv i 1,, t ii. l.< irluli; A N
TIOEK, a bvanUAit aiiccfmen; a ipcci
iii, ti of lli'.t wry rare nuininl,
TH2 Tj, J ..CA, or J IVSB EoC.
A Trot!" ..f • •.•I'.rtfra SHETLAND I'ONIKS,
lid..,n ' v MnNKKY JOCKKYB.
THE CIRCUS COMPANY!
V Which ii organized undcrthc solo dfrcctb-i! • f
> TVTi't. TDA TsT RICE,
will! • found to number the r. tr fmd ard i , t-d I
uiti.-ta in the prufewion: is hum arc
Mr S. Stickney. Jr., Mdme. S.ickney,
Mr. Geo. Derious, Kr. Geo.
Mr. Sila3 Laldwiu, Kr. Fred, l-arcla-,
and otku-iAofrqnul repnte,nrd V.r. [!ic-' fde'e>
fclfthat Ib.* | rformniicea in the J : i.at V i.l 1 ■? <-t m • i
n charucti r, 11 ;t ishilo the iimct tioi •%*.
Injr, pliall Jind iio opportunitv for eavil or ul jc ti.n.
the most ardent admirers tnuestriun bki!l lannt.i
fail o! being thoroughly grutlfleu.
SPECIAi: NOTICE, jr.
Order of Performances.
•/lie EXHIBITION OF MENAGERIE m&Mmwl
of Educated Animals. The Shetland Ponies and
Monkey Jockeys. The Elepbnnt Romeo and Pro
fessor I.nnirworthy*s I>cn of Wild Beast— uiiii •
Lkciurk on the \Vondeis and Purposes of the Ani
mal Lreation, by Das RICE.
Intermission of Ten MinuUs.
Durinr which, those who do not desire to wi.n. rbe
Equestrian Performances, will have an o;.port unit) . ?
At the expiration of the intermission,the Ent'-rtain
mcntst ftlio Arena will commence. In the coi - ~i
the in compliance with a :
will don the inotler, and for the flist time, in nisny
years, appear as CLOWN and JESTER.
SAM STICKNEY, JH,
thi' favorite Jcst. r and Vocalist, and the tr.Urt. , ;•
of Mii/j and Ft mil V At title, will ttp(;i*ar in a ttrnJ a
AND PI.KAAINO F KoGEA Su Mr.
pr-A GRAND STREET
will signalise the entrance of tho establish© i nt int
liu town, at lu A. M. Tliia procieaiou rx l> in
anything of tho kind attempted on this contincm, and
w ill boUd by the now* and beautiful GOLDEN b W A N
i HA RIOT, containing COLSCN*9 NORI IIAVy <T
KRN C oRNUT BAND,drawn by TWENTY > pesb
thor>ugnired ARABIAN lIORSKts an*l followed b?
ROMEO, tho MONSTER ELEPHANT, with DP in
edarits, Gamol.-s Trick Horses, Ponies, Mules, ' aren.
IK us, Ya iM| Gurriages, Ac.
r Remember that DAN KICE wiil ai
tively appear in both Exhibition* J
1 t As LECTURER in tho Menagerb
2nd. As GLOWN antl JESTER lnthoGir. ua
T' r full partiM bra, see Pinal! bills.
A011...-m u to i >dth
under un > is of :ige, *26 c-.'.ts, or iMliitiaal ai<. ithi-r
Exhibition, separate, the tains.
J. E. WARNER, Genl Agent
SPRING GOODS I
W. A. ROCKWELL,
Is receiving a large stock cf Spring Goods at the great
REDUCTION IN PRICES,
and offers them at corresponding prices. Comprising a
well selected assortment of
LADIES' DRESS GOODS,
DE LAIN E,
THIBET AND CANTON CLOTH,
ALPACA, BERAGE, POPLINS,
TRIMMINGS & BUTTONS TO MATCH.
Of all descriptions for men and boys.
Too numerous to mention.
IIARD W ARE,
A good assortment on hand
Is in full and complete supply.
Teas, Coffee, Sugar and Molasses, at greatly reduced
A supply of Sole and Upper on hand.
WOOD E N WARE,
Tubs, Pails, Broom 3, Ac.
TOYS FOR CHILDREN.
Cabs, Carts, Chairs, and toys to please them all.
jyr E W SPRING GO 0 D S !
J. W. TAYLOR,
Is just receiving a large aud well selected stock of Spring
Goods ot the best qualities, and choice styles, having
purchased them when goods were the lowest, he feels
tally confident that he can sell to please all. A large
aesortment ol Dress Goods, variour colors and styles.
A tine liue of French Poplins, the gem ot the season.
Come and see them, all wool Alpacca Poplins, a gen
eral assortment of
BLACK A.\D COLORED ALPACAS,
and a very great variety of other dress goods- too nu
merous to mention. A complete line ol Mourning goods,
Detains, Prints, Ginghams,
BLACK Ai\D WHITE BALMORALS,
Hoop Skirts i large quantities, from three yards to
three and ah if arcund, and splendid assortment of
GLOVES AND HOSIERY.-
Ladiei'and Gents kid gloves. Dress Trimings and But
tons to suit all. Ladies' Cloths, Brab, Black and White,
and Black Repeilant Cloth,
Bleached and Unbleached Muslin, Sheeting. Crash,
Scotch Diapers, brown and white table linen Napkins,
and a full line of White Goods, Jaconet, Nansook, Swiss.
Mull, Victoria Lawn, Striped Muslin. Dimity taeked
Muslin, a nice assortment of
BLACK AND COLORKD DRESS SILKS.
A large quantity ot Embroidery CHEAP. Gent's Neck
Ties, Paper Collars and Hosiery. One of the largest and
STOCK OF MILLINERY GOODS
ever brought in this market and cheap. All the latest
styles and novelties of the season, in Bonnets, Gipsies,
Ac.. Ribbons. Ac., Flowers to suit every one. White
Embroidery, Hoods and Caps for infants, Ladies' and
Misses' Hats, the Sailor,margaretta derby, and all styles
too numerous to mention. Having secured the services
of MISS MOSHER, I feel coufident we can please all,
and all kinds of Milinery work done on short notice. I
invite the people of Towanda and vicinity to call and
examine my stock ol goods and judge for themselves ;
no trouble to show goods, one door north of the Post
Office. April 9, 1866.
TJOMESTIC GOODS AT REDUCED
CALL AND SEE. AT
0 M. CEANDALL & CO.,
FLAX-WHEELS, WOOL-WHEELS, SNAP-REELS,
MONTROSE WHEEL FACTORY
Wholesale and Retail.
GRANDMOTHER HERSELF AGAIN!
We can furnish you with a Whe< which we will war
ant to give entire satisfaction anc which yourself will
say is fit to
GRACE YOUR PARLOR.
If you wish to hear the music of Industry and Econo
my in your house, remember the best teacher is a
If you wish your daugnterto be useful as weilasorn
mental, teach her to divide her spare time between the
Melodeon and the
Buy one for your sweetheart, and thus, while making
her an "elegant present," convey a polite hint as to
what you shall expect of her wtieu you move on that
" NEW FARM."
Ask your .lather to give you a Wheel; tell him you
don't want to be a
" LILY OF THE VALLEYS
LITTE BOY !
Show your mother how your pants "rip" and how the
buttons come oB when you "slide down hill" because
sbe wi II use
LITTLE GIRL !
If your folks get one of Ciandall's Flax-Wheels, you
can do some of the work, for there is a place fixed on
purpose to hold the Spool, so that if yon are small you
DO THE REELING.
Ought to buy a Wheel and teach the rising generations
to depend on their own resourcas. Then indeed, as now.
shall the American people be a great and independent
nation—aud may the inheritance of each of our child
ren be ONE FLAG, ONE COUNTRY, and
TWO FLAX WHEELS!
N. B—Merchants and Dealers wishing te purch ise to
sell again, will please address by mail when Ist of prices
"card samples ' Ac., will be sent. All goods packed in j
shipping order ; and all orders will receive prompt at
tention, C. M. CBANDALL.
Montrose, Pa., Dec. 20,1865.
RUTABAGA TURNIPS, SWEDISH do. j
also Bceand Carrot See .is by the pound at FOX S ;
SUGARS IN EVERY STYLE FOR SALE 1
cheap, wholesale and retail, at FOX'S. I
ADMINISTRATOR'S NOTICE —Notice
is hereby given, thst G persons indebted to Urn
i estate of HIGH AKO NOiiTHitUl'foU, ol iloiiroe towp.,
deceased, are requested to makg immediate payment;
and those having claims against safd estate will present
thera duly authenticated far settlement.
) "i-RANKMN NOBMHBOP,
I May 24, 1866. Administrator.
ADM INIBTR AT() ll' S N OTIC E.-Noticc
is hereby given, that all persons indebted to tire
j estate of JaMha V. HJNMAN, late of Wysox,
' deed., are requested to make immediate payment
I and those having demands against said estate will pres
' entthem duly authenticated lor settlemeut.
May 3, 1866. Administrator.
ADMINISTRATRIX NOHCE.-Notice is
hereby given that all persons indebted to the estate
jof K. P. SHAW, deed, late ot Sheskequin twp.,
are requested to make immediate paymeul, and tho ,e
■ having demands against said estate will present tiicm
I duly authenticated for settlement.
! EMELINE SHAW,
' May 3, 1866. Administratrix.
is hereby given, tbat ail persons indebted to the es
tate of H. is. Davidson deceased, late of Ulster,
are requested to make immediate payment, and those
having demands against said estate will present them
duly authenticated lor settlement.
1 SARAH DAVIDSOM,
G. H. VANDYKE,
May 24,'(>6. Administrators.
is hereby given that all persons indebted to thees
tateof GEO. H. WELLES, late of Athena tp. dee'd, are
requested to make immediate payment, and all having
claims upon said estate will present them duly authenti
cated for settlement. JAMES H. WELLES,
A. H. SPALDING,
May 24, 18GS. Administrators.
ADMINISTRATRIX NOTICE.—NOTICE IS
hereby given, tbat all persons indebted to the es
tate of D. 0. FITCH, late of Canton twp., dee d
are requested to make immediate payment, and those
having claims against saiu estate will present them duly
authenticated for settlement.
May 26, 1866. Administratrix.
of administration ot the goods, chattels, Ac. of
j JAMES FALSEY late oi Frauklin towp., deceased,
have been issued to the subscriber. All persons indebt
ed to said estate are requested to make payment, and all
persons having demands against the same are notified to
present the same lor settlement to the subscriber.
May 24, '66. Administiatrix
is hereby given that al! persons indebted to the es-
I tatc of JXO CHAMPION, late oi Windham, deceased,
are requested to make payment, without delay,
and those having claims against said estate must present
them duly authenticated lor settlement.
i ADMINIS'R'S NOTlCE.—Notice is liere-
I by given that all persons indebted to the estate ot
! JOSEPH ARDRUS, late of Columbia twp.. Bradford
i County, dee'd, are requested to make payment without
! delay and all having claims against said estate are re
i quested to present them uuly authenticated lor >ettle
; Lut. B. F. KNAPP.
■ May 24, 1866. Administrator.
SHERIFF'S SALES.—By virtue of a writ
lO ol Fi. Fa., issued out of the Court of Common
Pleas of .Bradford county, to uie directed and delivered,
will be exposed to public sale at the t uutl House iu the
Boro' oi i'owanda. SATURDAY, JUNE 16,1866, at
one o'clock, p. m., the following de cribed lot piece or
parcel ol land situate in Ltray.-.viLe nolo, bounded as
loliows '.o wit on the b 1 itli by lauds uwi.ed by Chauu
I cy Seymour, on the east by the piiu.ie highway running
noitU and south through me satu boro , on the south hy
land oi Josiah Beuhaui aui the road leadiug west lroni
said boro" ol Leiaysville to the west school home m
Pike twp.,and on the west by iand owned by M. B.
Pol ter and occupied as a iauuery and laud ol Joseph
H. Marsh. Containing nine acres more or less all im
proved, with a trained dwelling house, iramed barn, cow
shed and an old Blacksmith's shop thereon.
I ALsu—Due other piece or paieel ol laud situate in
said boro' of Leraysviile. toundid as lolfows to wit :
on the north ana cast by land ol Lhauucey Seymour,
souih by lauu oi Josiah Btt-haui, ai.u west oy the public
highway running ninth and s ulh through the said
bolo . Containing one acrisot laud niuie or less all im
proven with an apple oichuru Iheteou.
ALSU— Due other piece or parcel ol land s.tuale in the
sail boro. ' of LeKaysviile. bounded as loliows to wit :
ou the nu.lli by tue" public highway us aluresaid run
uing west lioiu saiu Ltio , tusl L-y u,i.d ol Josiah Beu
bam, and south and west i>y lands of Joseph li. Marsh.
Containing two acre.-, more or it-.-s. ail unproved.
itemed and lakiii mio execution at foe suit -1 John A
A. S. Baluwiu v. James S. Baldw :u.
ALSO—The following described lot piece or parcel of
land situate frwe 11 twp.. bounded as loliows to wit;
beginning at the south-nest corner oi Ihe Annis Bram
ard lot (.so called), thence notth 2:.ij° west by said Brain
aru's lot 10 perches to the ceuler oi tu e highway lead
ing lrow Pottervuie eastwaruiy to Warren by the house
ol Henry Taylor, tueuce soum 604° west aloug the cen
ter of said highway 11 perches to the center ot the high
way leadiug southwardly iruui l'oiterviiie by the house
oi Thomas Blanoiug's, thence south lo° east along the
center ot last mentioned highway y perches to a corner,
thence north tuj 3 east 14 perches and 5 links to me
place ot beginning. Lontuiiiing ilu perches more or
less ail improved.
A uiie oilier lot piece or parte! oi land situate
iu said twp ol Orwell, bounded and described as ioliovs
to wit : beginning at a point in the center ol tin- high
way leading eastwardly 10 Warren by the house ol Hen
ry Taylor. tueuce south 004- east lo ptreues to a post
thence south b'Jp west, 7 0-10 perches to stake and
stones, thence north 304° west 10 perches to a post in
center ot said highway, thence north 5114-' east along the
center oi said highway 76-to peaches to His plate oi be
ginning. Containing 76 squate perches more or less, all
improved, with a trained dwelling house and barn there
on. , ~ . ,
Seized and taken into execution at the suit of L. H.
' -.WW J.M. &MITH.
jfowanda, May 24, 106. sheriff.
ORPHAN'S COURT SALE.—By virtue oi
an order issued out of the Orphan's Court ol Brad
tord County, the unuersigued Executor of the es
tate ot Hiruiu Bennett, dec u., late ot said county, will
.-til on the premises, on SA LLIiDA i , June 0, 2 o clock,
i> . in., the toliuwiug property situate m Burlington twp,
hounded and described as loiiows ; Beginning at a pos
soulh-wfcst corner oi a lot now or lately in p>.-.-e.-siuu of
George Bennett, thence west 100 pr to a white ink tree
for a corner, thence north 102 pr. to a hemlook tree lor
a corner, thence east 100 pr. to a white oak, thence
south 102 pr. to the place of beginning. Containing
1U ucies and 40 perches, it being the same land now in
puasess.ou ot EuoS Bennett, aOuut 00 acres improved,
.jUc iramcd house, one ilainvd oain and a lew unit tiees
theieou. lerms : 125 ol the purchase money to be paid
at the time ol sale, and one hall ol tue balance upon h
nai continuation una the balance in hue jear thcreatter.
B. M. t'LCK, Admiuivtiator.
BRIDGE LETTING. — Sealed Proposal*
will be received at the house ot James L". Currier,
in Warren, until 2 o clock p. m-, on 1 nuiy, June >s. Go,
lor the building and completing a Budge across Wap
paseuiug Creek, at ibat place. Sp.cincitious tor t the
same uuy be seen at the house ot James C. Curi'.er, in
Warren and at the Commissioner s Office, lor ten days
previous to the letting ol ihe same.
v W.B DOG 08, 1
JUHN BEAP.DSI.EB, J- Com'rs.
STERNE McKEE )
Commissioner's Office, May it', off.
r U T 11 E R ' S MILLS,
The proprietor, having rebuilt his Flouring Mill in Bur
lington, and taken pains in selecting articles, and the
most improved machinery, it is uow completed in order
for all kinds ol Flouiiug.
CUSTOM WORK DONE AT SHORT NOTICE.
with cheerful attendants, who will see to yonr wants in
good order auu with general satisfaction.
#jrCaah paid tor Grain.
April 17, 1 stiff. ROSWELL LI TIIER.
LFIRESH GOODS ! FRESH GOODS !
Are now opening at the Store formerly occupied by J.
D. Humphrey & Co., a splendid assortment of
BOOTS AND SHOES,
Comprising all the latest styles of
Men's, Boys' and Youth's Boots and Brogans.
Men's, Boys'and Youth's Gai'ers and Balmorals.
Men's. Boys' and Youth's Ties and Slippers.
Women's, Misses' A Children's Lace A Congress Gaiters.
Women's, Misses' & Children's Kid A Lasting ba.uioral
Woman's, Misses' & Children s i>u?kms & clippers.
They would also invite the u teution of the public to
their stock of
Carriage and Team Harness,
Ladies and Gents' Saddles,
Friench and Belgian Trunks
Traveling, Bags, Reticules, Ac., Ac.
Tuwanda, April 10, 1860.
WANTED.— A CANAL BOAT, IN GOOD
condition, and with tight hatches—to carry
about 30 tons. Address with particulars as to price Ac.
April 9, 1860.—4t Box 126, FiUatou, Fa.
Bath BRI c R at
BROOMS AND PAILS, WHOLESALE
and retail, at bOX S.
B LIST'S PHILADELPHIA GARDEN
SEEDS tot; sale by _
March 7, 66'. E - T. FOX.