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THE SCRANTON TRIBUNE MONDAY MORNING. JANUARY 1, 1894.
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I THE SCRANTON SUPPLY
AND MACHINERY CO,
120 Wyoming Avenue
THEY HOLD 1 KEYS
08 Perm Ave.
A. B. WARMAN.
WEARS & HAGEN.
Offer for This Week
A new line of 4oinch
all wool Bourette Stripe
Cheviots, made to sell
for 75c; 7 yards will
cost you $2.03, or only
29c. per yard.
Mattings, Rugs, etc.
Case of a Fire Persons Know
LIST COMPILED BY CHIEF FER8ER
Upward of Three Hundred Keys Given
Out by the Fire Department for the
Sixty Fire Boxes in the City Some
of the Keys Are Not Yet Located.
-WILLIAMS & McANULTY.
127 Wyoming Ave.
Grand jury meet9 tomorrow.
Don't forgot to date all letters 1S94.
A happy New Year to all The TBiaVlfl'l
All of the brick work on tue Frothiug
ham theater is completed.
Lovers of sleighiug are earnestly wish
lug for another fall of snow.
Enterprise Dancing class will conduct a
social nt Excolsior hall on Wyoming ave
The fuueral of Dr. Horace Hollister will
take place this afternoon at 9 o'clock from
his late residence, SOTO North Main avenue.
The new rooms on Lackawanna avenue
of John Boyle O'Keilly council, Young
Men's Institute, will be formally opened
Those who have pledged refreshments
for today's Y'ouug Men i Christian asso
ciation reception aro urged to have all such
sent to the rooms before noon if possible.
T. F. Wells delivered a most forcible
address at the Young Men's Christian as
aociation Gospel meeting yesterday after
noon, and the quartette rendered excellent
The hours at thepostoffice today will be:
Carrier's, general delivery and stamp win
dows open from 10. SO to 18,80a.m. and 1.80
to 2.80 p. m. Carriers will make tho morn
The funeral of Miss Jennie D. Kafelt
was attended yesterday afternoon from
the home of her piirents at Mulberry
and Taylor avenue. Iutermeut was made
at Dun more cemetery.
Tonight the annual ball of Division No.
8. Aucient Order of Hibernians, will be
held at Music hall. Bauer s orchestra will
furnish the music and haudsome souvenir
programmes will be distributed.
The George A. fiaker Opera company
will begin a week's engugetneut at the
Academy ot Music this atteruoon when
"t-aid Pasha" will be presented. ''Boccu -do"
will be the attraction this evening.
Scraufonians who do not care to make
preparations for a New Years dinner today
thould go around to tho West Minister,
where Proprietor Truman has prepared a
New Y' ear's menu of more than usual ex
cellence, The board of directors ot the Sacrad
Music society held its llrst meeting on
Saturday. Those present were A. W.
Decker, president; E. H. Ripple, secretary
and treasurer: E. L. Fuller and Tallin
Morgan. Plans were inude tor the com
Judge Smith's room in the court house
was renovated last week and put in
readiness for Judge Edwards to move in.
Judge Smith's law books and effects werd
taken back to the office in the Common
wealth building that he occupied before
hit appointment to the pusitiou ot ad
ditional law judge.
"To the Business Public" SerenUn Di
I appeal to my Scranton friends who
have aided me In building up the Directory
of Scranton. for the past seven yean to
continue their support in preference to
strangers and tyros who do not know tho
first rudiments of the Directory buslueis.
and who propose to reap the benefit of ny
past lauor. vv lieu l came to ncrantou you
kuow how incomplete and inaccurate the
Scrantou Directory was. Y'ou know now
Halves perfect satisfaction. 1 ftwl that
your interests as well as mine entitle me
to vour suuDort. I have brought the
Scranton Directory up to a standard sec
ond to none lu tue state. Melon, my ad
Tent the Scranton Boole was printed in
New York; since that time Scranton has
been given the printing. The book will
be out earlier than over, will contain a
new map, new street directory, and many
new features, ola your orders for Wil
liams till his oanvassers call.
W. H. Taylor, his manager, is a resident
of Scranton. J. E. Williams.
Publisher Scranton Directory.
Chief Perber has compiled the fol
lowing list of persons who bold fir
alarm keys, and thsir uddresses. Trid
L'NK readers in looking over the list can
seo Where the nearest key ia located,
and the knowledge may some tima
Some of the keys have not as yet boen
located, notwithstanding the herculean
efforts pnt forth by the chief. He
hopes that a perusal of the list as here
published may liavo the effect of in
ducing holders of keys whose names
do not appear, to communicate with
him nt once:
1. Enoch Page, 'i'ii Hiffllo ave.
-. 0. E. Kobinsoit, 'i'M Preacott ave.
J. W. Hale, asst. chief.
H. F. Ferber, las M. Main ave.
Peter Kobling, jr., avst. chief.
Patrick Feeney, asst. chief.
Jacob Fries, U17 Presrott ave.
O. M. DeLong, ISM Mifflin ave.
John Flanaghau, 5W Adams ave.
11 to 37, inclusive, police.
88. No record.
80. Suburban railroad offlco.
40. Couutv jail.
41. 1). W. Donnelly, 1509 N. Wash. ave.
42. A. B. Keed, 1439 CnuoUse ave.
4:t. D. B. Braiuard, 80S Jl'irlon st.
44. Fcote'siLivery;otHce, 158 C'apouse ave.
45. Kea& Joue, luti'l Dickson ave.
40. D. & H. ticket offlce, Dickson ave.
47. Drop Forge works.
48. F. Young, 5-i E, Market st.
49. U. B. Cooper, 00 1 E. .Market st.
50. N. W. Beujiiniin, 1!."II0N. Main uvo.
51. Arthur Deun, 2430 N. Main ave.
52. D. & B. ticket office, Providence station.
3. K. Smith, 1093 Church st.
D. L. Lewis, 1U3 Market st.
James l)ugan, 541 W. Market St.
P. J. Rowland, 535 W. Market st.
John Hegnn's hotel, 1777 Brick St.
W. B. Christmas. 2019 N. Main avo.
0. P. Miller, cor. Oak and Church st.
J. E. I'edrick, 1339 N, Main ave.
John Hawks, 121S Providence rd.
B. E. Bedell, 7-t cou' t St.
M. Pieston, 721 Couitat.
V. Ward, 103 Diamond ave.
J. W. Millett, 608 Fourth st.
J. J. Gordon, 1 1 Carliou st.
John Beuore& Bon, 7 JO Swathiuj St.
Scranton Gas and Water Comnauy,
John Coggitm, 4 J5 Fifth ave.
James M. Brogan, 421 Fifth ave.
P. Golden. 504 ltailroiid ave.
, 714 Conrt st.
D, J. Missett. 503 Third st.
Li. 1. aud S. CO., Machine shop.
11. H. Finch, 431 S. Washington ave.
Thomas J. Conway, 914 Piuo st.
Harvey's Silk works.
Wm. Franz, 1004 S, Washington avo.
Sauquoit Silk works.
Scranton Steel company olllce.
Wm. Counell Ic Co., Meadow Brook
Meadow Brook breaker,
Philip Kirst, 1031 Cedar ave.
Charles Heu'ter, 818 Cedar ave,
Joseph Shields, 911 Cedar ave.
John Kosen, 009 Cedar ave.
Dennis Kelley, 417 I'ittston ave.
F. A. Beamish, 574 River st.
James Manley, 3!2 Prospect ave.
Scranton Houf Lackawanna ave.
Lacks wauna Valley House, Lacka
D. , L. and W. Railroad Co., Tele
Sidney Broadbent, 313 North Wash
1. A. Finch, 404 North Washington
W. 11. Whyte, 001 Adams ave.
Finn's Lumber vard.
E. N. Willnrd, 608 Madison ave.
William Council, 1105 Vine st.
E. ft W. V. R. R. depot, N. Washing
P. Blewitt, 3IC Phelps st.
P. DeLacy, 800 Capouso ave.
George S. Throop, 334 Jefferson ave.
People's Street Railway c nnpauy.
Lost in fire.
E. Robinson's Sons.
Scranton Stove works.
George Wuench, 1084 W. Lacka. ave.
Clarke Bros., 319 N Main ave.
B. Anthony, 414 N. Main ave.
M. Robiusou's brewery.
Warburton's hotel, 1311,Swetlaud st.
Joseph P. Phillips 1422 Swetland st.
1424 Jack'on st.
Brooks A. Ba33, HIS Jackson st.
Catholic Parsonage,.) ackson st.
Davis drug store, 100 S. Main ave.
Jenkins' drugstore, S. Main ave.
L. Schoen, 1 105 Jacksou st.
129 a Main ave.
D. D. Evans &: Co., W7 9. Main ave.
Thos. I). Thomas, 303 S. iV-iu ave.
John Wagner, B07 Hampt. ft.
tionn scnaniz. o40 fcvnou st.V
208. D., L. & R. R.o.
209. No record.
210. No. record.
211. No. record.
212. D., L. 8s W. R. R. Co., freight house.
214. D., L. & W. R. R. Co., freight house.
214. D., I j. 8s W. R. K. Co., freight bouse.
210. D., L. & W. R. R, Co., machine shop.
216. D.. L. & W. R. R., Co., machine shup.
217. I)., L, & V. R, R. Co., machine shop.
218. L. I. & S. Co., steel works.
219. L. t & .S. Co.. steel works.
22 J. L. & S. Co., steel works.
B31. L. L & S. Co.. old rail mill.
222. L. I. & S. Co., old rat! mill.
223. L. I. & S. Co., old rail mill.
224. Weston mill, Lackawanna ave.
"25. Stowor's Packing Co., Pine Brook.
220. Stower's Packing Co., Pino Brook.
227. Stower's Packing Co., Pine Brook.
223. H. F. Ferber.
229. No. record.
220. Stower's Packing Co.
231. Matthew Snow, 820 Prospect ave.
232. John Manley, 902 Prospect ave.
233. John H. Gray, 1624 Lafayette st.
884. David A. Morgan, 302 Fillmoro ave.
235. John Langan, 1830 Jacksou st.
230. William Searing. 1909 Jackson st.
237. Henry Walter, 1915 Jacksou St.
888. Z. A. Stover. 1018 Lafayette st.
239. neorge B. Thompson, CI 1 Gibson st.
240. No record.
241. No record.
242. John F. Scragg, 341 Mouroe ave.
243. No record.
244. , 1559 Votl Storch ave.
245. J. C. Hopewell. 1757 Sanderson ave.
240. S. S. Spvuks, 430 Cedar ave.
247. John MrNamara, 1044 W. Market b;.
243. Green Ridge Lumber Co.
249. John Saltry, 1045 West Market st.
25 ). T. G. Wolfe, 321 Clay nve.
251. Philip Kirst.
252. Enocn Page, 2 )2 M'ftlin ave.
253. W. Silkman, 411 .leifersou ae,
254. Philip Schnell, W. Lackawuuua ave.
255. John Gnrev, 308 Carbon st.
250. W. L. Council.
257. Ed Mayer, 1402 Ash St.
258. Bristol House, Providence.
259. Thomas E. Jones, Wayne and Wil
200. T. H. Allen, 3)1 North Hyde Park
Wl. F. E. Hutchiuson, 222 Rebecca ave
283, S. 14. Slillwell, ToO Mouroe avenue.
203. E. C. Fuller, 040 Monroe avenue.
204. 501 Bromley avenue.
205. Lackawanna Store association,
200. Stephen Short, 640 Monroe uveuuo.
207. W. H. Nieve, 1517 Jackson street.
203. Coyne House, cor. Penu aud Lacka
260. Cr.rson & Davis, Washburn street.
271. C. W. Dovoe, 328 S. Main avenue.
272. ('. C Becker, 521 Harrison avouue.
275. W H. Nieve, 1517 Jackson stroet.
276. Dauiel Battle. 613 Fig street.
277. Hook and Ladder company.
278. Crystal Hose company.
279. A.'J. Thomas, 402 Webster avenue.
289. Lackawanna. Iron aud Steel com
pany. 251. Cnarles Speicher, 430 Madison uvo-uue.
383, C. H. Milier, 031 Adams nvonue.
283. L. H. HallsUail, 922 Delaware ave
nue. 281. E. M. Green, 92S Delaware avenue
285. Geo. Sanderson, 1017 N. Wash. uvc.
230. B. J. Snvdor, 332 Tenth St.
287. D. A. O'Connor, 149 Robiuson St.
288. 3. H. Fellows, 418 Tenth st.
239. H. W. Poters, 331 Fifteentu st,
29. Hess bakery. 517 Ash st.
291. D. W. Schoouover, 233 Ash st.
292. Petej Koss, 902 W. Lucka. ave.
293. M. 11. ICene, 1531 Lnzeruo ft.
294. Atlantic Retiuiug Co., oil house, Pine
295. D., L. & W. R. R Central mines.
886, John B. Bognrt. 218 N. Ninth st.
297. Geo. A. Jessup, 400 Clay ave .
293. Andrew Holmes, 337 S. Main ave.
299. Dickson breaker, E. Market st.
300. H. T. Fellows, 423, Tenth st.
Sol. Chas. M. Zizlemaun, 4'JC Webster
302. Jos. A. Mott, 921 Olive st.
0273 Chns. E. Wade, 510 tiincey avo.
0274. A. J. Mahon, 590 Third st.
0275. Wm. Craig, 110 Linden st.
0230. F. Robling, jr., 522 Gibson st.
RECEPTION AT Y.ffl.C.A.
A Hearty Welcome Will Be Given to Every
Person Who Visits the Rooms,
EXCELLENT PROGRAM PREPARED
Bauer's Full Orchestra Will Render
Mnsic During the Afternoon and
Evening Prominent Vocalists Will
Sing During the Day Entertain
ment to Be Given in the Gymnasium.
R. R. o! N. J., offlce.
C E. i.it v .den. 519 Lacka. ave.
Lacka. Store ass'n, Lacka. ave.
R. McKenna 313 Madison ave.
D. L . aud W. R. R. Co., car shops.
Forest house, Wyoming ave.
Goodwin's livery, Spruce st.
Westminster hotel, Wyoming avo.
Moody's Boarding house, 306 Frank
Geo. R. Suydam, 204 Linden st.
Lucln. hospital, Franklin ave.
11. U. kittle, 1,31 Jefferson nve.
J. H. Med way, Mulberry st.
E. Zizleman, 819 Jefferson ave.
F. Mecbler, 1315 Ash at.
Henry Wensel, 1001 Crcs-i st.
G. Bogart, 202 Adams ave
Wm. Kellow, 214 Mulberry st.
( has. Graham, 501 Madisou ave.
Excelsior Hose house.
W. A. Grady, 401 r if th ave.
G, W. Okell, 005 Mill st.
George A. Conner, 823 Penn ave.
J. J. O'Malley, 441 Railroad ave.
Huut & Council Co., Lucka. uv..
A .in in Motcbmau, 501 Lacka. ave.
E. L. Buck, 331 Madison ave.
Arja Williams, 409 MaJison avo.
John E. Gaff uey, 158 S. Sumuer ave.
7SU Jefferson ave.
S. D. Hallook, 802 Jefferson ave.
P. W. Stakes, 401 Webster ave.
Edwiu Frable, 2'J5 Stone ave.
Daniel Hayes, 221 Stone ave.
109 to 179 inclusive. Police.
179. No record.
John Berry, 023 Flttston ave.
D L. & W. R. R. Oo.
L. A. Y'oos.
D L. & W. R. R. Co.
Fred Miller, jr., 450 Willow street.
Philadelphia Fruit Co., Franklin ave?
K. L. Mojer, 313 Halstead court.
John Westpfahl.031 Plttston ave.
D U & WR. R. Co.
D., L. & W. R. R. Co.
D L. Ss W. R. R. Co.
O. B. Scbreifsr, 101 Mulberry it,
H. P. Fenner, 546 Adams ave.
D . L. & W. R. R, Co.
D. Bartholomew, $28 Madison ave.
William Rilev, 825 Prospect ave.
D., L. & W. R, R, Co
The Bachelors flushed with the suc
cess of their sixth annual ball held nt
the Wyoming ou Friday evening.are al
ready tnii.king of the preparations that
will be necessary for their seventh an
nual to be held next year. They are
determined that it shall eclipso all
previous balls iu point of brilliancy
On Friday night the idlewile Social
clnb of the West Side, gave a select
uiaFUUTade partv in Menr hall.
There were about fifty present and the
costumes were many of them original
All of tucm were very beautiful.
The Leiderkr.inz Sitiging society will
hold its annual "fools' sitting" or New
oar s festival ou Jan.
The Keystone Social club, of the
West Side, will bold its animal ball in
Mears' Hall Thursday evening. This
tear the club will hold a mu9u.uerade
The Syracuse University Glee club
will give a concert at the Llm Park
church next Friday evening. The
Syracuse organization comes well
recommended, after appearing in a
number of New York cities.
I 'i i
THE BAKFR COMPANY THIS WcK.
Today's reception at tho Younz
Men's Christian association rooms will
be attended by thousands of Scranton-
ans who wilt be given a royal welcoma
by the reception committee and treated
to refreshments and a feast of music
by the leading singers of the city.
Ihejreception will begin at 2 o'clock
and will continue uutil ten this even-
ng. There will be music all day, and
those that will attend will have a most
Uauer s full orchestra has been en
gaged for the afternoon and evening,
and will discourse the finest music.
There will be solos, duets, quartette
and choruses, accompanied uy piano
Among those who will positively
sing are Miss Annette Reynolds, of
Nw ork, contralto of MM Second
Presbyterian church, and Mrs. B. T.
Jayue, the soprano soloist of the same
church; Mrs. W. J. Hand, soprano
soloist of the First Presbyterian
church; the quartette of the Penn Ave
nue Hantist puuroh. consisting or Airs.
Frank Brundage, Miss Maggie Jones.
David Stephens and J. T. Wat kins ;
Professor Protueroe, director ot music
at the Elm Park church ; Mrs. M. A.
Goodwin, soloist of the Asbury Cuurch
choir; El win Boweu and Moses Mor
gan from the Green Ridge Presbyte
rian church; Miss Anna. Reynolds, so
loist of the Providence Presbyterian
church; Philip Warren. E R. Grif
fiths, Hector James, Morris Thomas,
Miss Cora Storms, Misses Lizzie and
Margaret Ri-yuold, Miss Susie Black,
Mrs. T. J. Lewie, Miss Verna Mitcnell,
Mrs. Dr. Brewster and many other ex
cellent vccalista will appear in solo and
chorus work. The accompanists will
be Miss Florence Richmond, Mrs.
Evaugelyn Kicol. Mrs. Nellie M.
Thomas and Miss Norma Williams.
V. M. C. A. MUSIC CLASSES,
There will also be fine chorus work
by the combined mush; classes of the
Young Men's Christian association,
numbering over 150 voiaes. Duriug the
afternoon this chorus will ..sing several
selections, one of which will be "Fairy
Voice?," with obligate solo by Miss
Auuette Reynolds, aud accompanied by
piano and full orchestra. The Sacred
Musi society will also sing several
beautiful gospel songs and an them ',
with piano and orchestra accompani
ment. The entire musical part of the
day will be under the direction of Tal
The refreshments will consist of cake
and coffee, and will be served in the
dining room from 2 in the afternoon till
ten at night,
In addition to the musical attrac
tions Professer Weston bat prepared a
hue programme consisting of eight
numbers, including a game of basket
ball for tne gymnasium. This part of
the day's exercise will begin at 8
Duriug the afternoon the muic will
be in the reading room, which bus been
tastefully decorated with plants and
evergreens. The platform is near the
front of the building, and the singers
can be heard in every part of the
building. In the evening there will be
music in the reading room and in the
largo hall, as it is expect-!.! that the
ball will not accommodate the crowds
that will be present.
YOUNG WOMEN TO ENTERTAIN.
Excellsnt Prog-rajmme Arranged for To
day at tho V. W. O. A.
Today, from 4 to 10 p.m., tbi
members of the Young Women's
Christian Associatian will hold their
annual reception in their rooms and
welcome their gentlemen as well as
lady friends. A pleasing programme,
consisting of readings, violin, piano
and vocal selections has been arrauged.
Among tbo!e who will entertain aro
Mr. Weisnnnue, Miss Winton, Mr.
Davis, Misses Brown, Hall and La
Rue. In the evening from 7 30 to
B 30 an entertainment will be given in
the gymnasium by Miss Lois L. Shard
low assisted by pnpils from the ladies
clusses aud the junior class. Misses
Josio Black and Caragan will sing dnr
ing this hour. From 8 30 to 9 30 se
lections will be rendered by the Elm
Park orchestra. Refreshments will be
served during the hours of reception
The invitation from the asseciation is
extended to all having a friendly in
terest in the work.
GEO. A. BAKER COMPANY IN TOWN
Will Delight Old Filsnds with i
Wealth of Mtlody.
The George A. Baker Opera com
puny, which never brought a poor en
tertaiument to this city, will be at the
Academy of Music all of this week,oro
duciug operas of unusual strength, this
afternoon giving "Said Pasha," and in
the evening "Bocoacio. "
Of the work of this company In Bos
ton the Herald of that city says: "The
singers from thus being strangers
fairly sung themselves into the heart
iest good will of their audience, and
their director compelled an equally
quick recognition of his abilities. .The
first night was a triumph, and Hiere
will evidently be many more of the
same tort during the coming weeks. Of
the performances as a whole it may be
said frankly that the company sings
and acts the 'Beggar Student' as well,
aud, iu some ways' better than it was
sung and acted during the memorable
run of this opera at the Bijou theater
some ten years ago.
DEATH OF EDWARD C. IYNDE.
This community received a eerere
shock upon the announcement of the
sudden death of ttlward i;. Liyna. as-
sistant secretary ot tne mcicawanua
Iron and Steel company last Saturday
morning. For several weeks Mr.
Lymle had been suffering from a severe
nttaaic of pleurisy and rheumatism,
(rom which he had apparently suffi
ciently recovered to attend to the per
formance of his office duties, and he
was nt his desk Friday until after 5
o'clock. In the evening he remarked
that he was feeling fairly well and re
tired early. At about 4 o'clock in the
morning his family was alarmed by
another sudden and severe at tick of
the disease which bad reached bie
heart and in a few minutes he passed
peacefully away. Dr. H. V. Logan,
who bad been immediately summoned,
arrived soon afterward, but said noth
ing coiUd have been done to prevent
the fatal termination of this attack.
Mr. Lvnde was born in Wilkes-Barre
July 22, 1831, and was the son of John
W. L-vnde who settled in the Wyom
ing Valley in 1830. The latter was a
descendant of Joseph Lymle who came
rrom England to Boston in 1712. Ed
ward C Lynde reoelved his education
in the Wilkes-Barre Academy which
stood on the public square where now
stands the Luzerne county court bouse.
At the age of ot eixteen he entered the
employment of a wholesale drv goods
bouse in New York; but in 18o2 re
turned to Wilkes-Barre and accepted a
position as accountant in the office of
the Baltimore Coal company.
Ou June 10, 1853. the firm of Scran-
tons & PJatt, of this city, became merged
into the Lackawanna Iron and Coal
Company, and Mr. Lynde, who bad ap
plied a short time previously for a posi
tion in their office, was secure I by S.
T. Scranton, then president of the com
pany, to take the position of book
keeper. He assisted materially in clos
ing up the accounts of the old firm and
in opening the books of the new cor
poration. He was an excellent account
ant, and rose rapidly In the esteem of
tho officers of the company. On the re
tirement of William Henry, Jr., be
became its chief bookkeeper and ac
countant. In December, 1850, be was
elected secretary of the company. A
few years thereafter, it having been de
cided to remove the main office to New
York, involving the nsceialty of having
the secretary at that point, his title
was changed to assistant secretary, al
though bis duties and responsibilities
remained the tame. Thus, for over
forty years he had been in the employ
of the Lackawanna Iron and Steel com
pany and its predecessor, and of him it
may be said, "Well done, good and
Mr. Lynde was a courteous and gen
al gentleman and of exceedingly fine
artistic taste. It has been frequently
said of biin that a most excellent artist
was spoiled iu developing an excellent
accountant. He was never so bappy
as when entertaining! his friends
either in hie pleasant home on Clay
avenue or in his delightful cottage on
Harvey s lake. He will be greatly
missed and tincerely mourned by
many friends who will bear in grateful
remembrance bis courteous atten
tions. He was a charter mem
ber of Peter Williamson lodge.
No. 323, Free aud Accepted Masons
and received from her the highest
honors it was in her power to bestow,
aud for nearly thirty yeais he has been
her treasurer. In 18oo be married Miss
Gertrude Murray who survives him as
do three children EJward H. Lynde,
superintendent at the South Steel mills ;
J. H. S. Lynde, manufacturers' agent,
and Mrs. John Ryman of Dallas, Lu
zerne county. Mrs. Calvin Wadhams
of Wilkes-Barre. a sister, also survives
him. The funeral will take place from
his late residence on Clay avenue this
afternoon at 2 o'clock. Interment at
Duntnore cemetery, will be private,
The great people of this country wbo
accomplish o much in the affairs of lite
have the peculiar fashion of executing
whatever may come to them iu the Hue of
action on the spot. There is that pile of
Harper's, Frank Leslie's, McClure's, Re
view of Reviewr, North American, Cen
tury, etc., that you have read. They are
a joy forever, but not a thing of beauty.
Our Mr. Scbwencker can transform them
so that they will become the brightest usd
handsomest volume., in your library. As
soon as you read this will yon not get all
the numbers together, before they are lost
or soiled, and bring them to The Tkibc.ve
binderr A few cents will give you some
beautiful books that will take the place ot
those rough and ragged magazines.
There will be a caucus ot the Republi
can voters of the First aud Second districts
of the Seventeenth ward held at Alderman
Post's offlce. 504 Lackawanna avenue, on
Friday evening, Jan. 8, between the hours
ot 7 and 9, for the purpose of placing in
nomination a school controller and other
ward officers. By order of Vigilant Com
and Bon Bons.
Ice Cream and
413 Lackawanna Avenue,
227 Washington Avenue,
Hull & Co.
Hull's Furniture Store
205 AND 207 WYOMING AY?.
THEY ARE MANY. THEY ARE DESIRABLE, THEY ARE RELIABLE,
Our Choice Selections for the Christmas Trade are now ready tor the Inspection and approve
of all who know a good thing when tasy see it.
COME IN AND BE PLEASANTLY SURPRISED,
Surprised at the Splendid Assortment. Surprised at the Nice Variety.
Surprised at the Superior Quality. Surprised at the Low Prices.
We have New Novelties Id Dice but Inexpensive goods. W have choicer and more costly
gifts, raugiog in prion as high as you care to go. In all grades aud at all prices
we can supply you with tho uioest and most appropriate
GIFTS FOR LITTLE AND BIG, OLD AND YOUNG,
DON'T FAIL TO SEE OUR SPEICAL ATTRACTIONS IN
WATCHES, - CLOCKS, - DIAMONDS,
Jewelry of all Kinds, Silverware, Optical Goods, Novelties, Etc.
Aui many other ale selections that w have not space to enumerate.
HAN'T HISS SEEING OUR BEAUTIFUL HOLIDAY DISPLAY.
Uv" A Fail to Take Advantage of Our Wonderfully LOW PRICES,
Select your Gifts from our Complete Stock and and you will ha sure of getting ths best aud
most appropriate presents at the fain-st figures you have ever known.
TO HAVE A MERRY, SATISFACTORY AND MONEY-SAVING CHRISTMAS,
MAKE YOUR HOLIDAY PURCHASES OF
C. W. FREEM JLN
COR PENN AVE. AND SPRUCE ST.,
Matthew J. Mam. ium, of Brooklyn, N.
Y., Is visiting friends In the city.
James Nalliu, of Brooklyn, N. V , is the
gnest of his parents on Pittston avenue.
Misses Minnie aud B. la. (iibhons.of the
West Side, are guests of Cnrbondale friends.
W. H. Coyne, of this ottv, attended the
social of the Crescent Social club, of Car
bondnle, on Friday night
Miss Wintcn, of this city, was the guest
of Colonel Ueaumont, of Wilkes-Barre, on
Friday and atteuded the auuual assembly.
Misses Maggie McDonald and Lizzie
Lundy, of Carboudale, are the guests of
Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Mitchell, of Ash Btreet.
The Well Known Cperatlo Singers Ar
rive Here from Newburar, N. 7.
The (ieorge A. Baker Opera company,
which will begin n week's engagement
at the Academy of Alasic this atternnon,
arrived in the city last ui"ht from New
burg, N. Y. , where It appeared Satur
With the compnny are Miss Irene
Murphy, Mies Mauds Dickesou, Mibs
Josie Intropidi, William Wolfe, Arthur
Wooley, Frank Ranuev. Musicul
Director Robinson. Stnga Manager J.
J. Juxon Manager (ieorge A. B.ikjr
and other ijcrantou favorites.
Muelc Boxes Exclusively.
Best made. Play any deired number of
tones. Gaut8Chi it Sons., manufacturers,
101UI Chestnut street, Philadelphia. Won
derful orcheslrial organs, only $5 and $1U.
Specialty: Old music boxes carefully re
paired and improved with new tuuos.
Pay Your Poor Tax.
Costs will be added on all poor tares for
I8M not paid before lan. 1, 1894.
F. L. Wohmseh, Collector.
Thk members of Peter Williamson lodge,
Free aud Accepted Masons, will meet at
Masonic hall Monday, Jan. 1, at 1 o'clock
p. in., to attend the funeral of rot tier
Edward C. Lynde.
T. F. Penman. W. M.
JANUARY 1, 1894.
Your choice of three beautiful
pictures, "Telephone Girl," "De
livering Christmas Presents''
and "Maidens Swiugiug." Send
by mail or messenger or briug
coupons like this of three differ
eut dates, with 10 cents, stamps
or coin, to
Cor. Penn Avf. and Sprues Bt.
a . ....
Are wortn going a long instance to
see. No such collection can be
found nearer than New York or
Philadelphia, and then it is not sur
passed in tli- matter of unique and
exclusive designs, or richness,
dalutine-19 and dslicicy of mate
rial. In a word, our Curtalu stock
this fall reaches our highest ideal
of what is should be. and cannot
fail to nil et tlie approval of the
S most refiued aud artistic tastes.
5 Yet all this does not mem high
3 prices. Ou the contrarv.t he values
we now orrer are snomutea ror
your inspection. Of course, we' ve !
! every make, and among them will !
i be found the very choicest crea-
I tions in Brussels, Irish Point, Swiss, I
Nottingham and other Luce Goods; j
also the New Snowflake Swiss, ;
with Bilk Stripe in contrasting ;
! colors. Also full lines of Silk ;
S Stupes, Tapestries, etc, made to ;
Best Sets of Teeth, $8.00
Including the painless extracting
of teeth by an entirely new pro-
S. C. Snyder, D.D.S.
135 WYOMING) AVli
DOLLS AND TOYS
You can have
at Cost Price
310 LACKAWANNA AVENUE.
Boys' Winter Cloth Caps, never sold below 25c.; Tues
Boys' Woolen Mitts, worth 12c; Tuesday, 8a a pair.
Infants' Cloaks, fur trimmed, sold at $1.90; Tuesday,
Infants' Bonnets, regular price, 25c. Tuesday, 18c.
Millinery at just ONE-HALF PRICE.
25 Per Cent. Discount allowed on Cloaks and Furs.
Store closes at 6.30 P. M., except Saturdays
BROWN'S BEE HIVE
224 LACKAWANNA AVENUE.