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THE SCRANTON TRIBITNE-AY KDXESDAY MORNING. JANUARY 124. 1894.
Hants o all fci'ndi cost that much, r
eept Situations Wanied,u fiich are inserted
1 I'ANTKD SITl'ATIoN
hnnr bv ik crulcate of Kc;sti.ni
Academy. Ooid rof. r.-nees furnished. Ad
drum Box 162. Factoryville, la.
CITCATION WANTED-11 V A YOUNO
O married msn as jmdtor or tend f urnncea.
Address X. Tribune Office.
Vt-'RSU-LADIES' NURSE WOrLD LIK2
l a f.,w engagements. Address MRS
CHARLOTTE LEDCE. Dunmorc, Pa.
SITI. ATION WANTED AS NURSE OIKL
or to do light housework' Addr.'fs.
L. E.. No. 115 N. Fi lmorv eve.
UfANTBD-POMTION BV A MaRRIKD
man as gardn.'r or rtori t will take
any other honor. ble i mployui -u . Addreaa,
W H., No. 313, Phelps UtcrBlon, l a.
U 'ANTED-A SALESMAN, S-li TO S-VJ
weekly can be mad With out goods In
any locality, will prove It or lorfcit 1100.
Salary or commission as you prefer. The re
suits '.f u few boor1 work often equals a
week's wages. Address "MaNI'I'AiJTI'II
KRaV' P. O. Box 53' is, Boston, Mass.
Facts and Fancies of One Day Toucbed'Up
in Rea'dable Paragraphs,
ENGLISH INVESTORS ARE SHY
Ued as the preceding weeks of January,
amounting to only ;i,0iiN tons, or a total
for the year of 22, 725 tons.
Lehr & Co. 'a Uastou Uriiaii works, which
lave beeu making but five dtys a week,
will now ruu full tun?.
U,' ANTED-THREU UOol) MEN To CAN
vas for an article that will sell at sight;
can make 51,1 or 180 per week, fall at room 10,
Arcade Building, ascend door,
Help Wanted Male.
U-ANTED - a"" COMPETENT KTENtHi
rapher and Bookkeeper, OUB who uu-
derstandt both thoroughly, who is quiok and
accurate in tlguros. Siute salary. Address
P. O. Box ant
U' ANTED- aOOO HOY TO WOUK AT
M.icksmithing: one that lias workel at
It preferred. BILHOOL'S CAKBLAGE
I 'Ok' SALE A LAl.t'lk UK K Or FINK
V new buggies of every stylo; also sc. otul
baud huggit-s and Berlin coaches, cheap, at It.
T. K-iier s Lackawanna Carriage works, tis
1OK SALE - A SADDLE HORSE, FOR
.1 want of use: can be seen at livery stable
of J. C. Warner, Oreen Ridge.
ACRE FARM. STOCK
.1. It SHEFFIELD, 420
l? IB SALE - iv
I and utensils.
COB BALK -ONE
NEW VOST TYPE
writer, also one now Abbott cheek punch.
a, a bargain. Address II. J., care Tribune of
fice. COB SALE OR EXCHANOE FOR sc'RAN
JT ton property- A bearing orange grove
increasing In production and value yearly in
the orunce section in Florida. Addres 1-'. E.
NETTLETON. LaksEelsn, Florida
LMK RENT APRIL i THB BOOMS NOW
I occupied by the Telephone Exchange, 303
Lackawanna avenue. Apply at the uftico of
Lehi.-h Salt alining Co.. Third National Hank
building. L. S. and E. C. Fuller.
L'uR RENT-HOUSE 407 WYOMINU AVE
V nue from April 1. Eleven rooms, all the
nw4i Imwmhhu. I f ll ,,,- miHifh
Apply to P. H. CLEMON8. 4Xi Lackawanna ! contractors and railroad reporters b
Tliey Have Been Taken in by Ameri
can Securities So Often That They
Are Beginning to Exercise Unconv
mon Caution Better Outlook at
Steelton The Pennsy Will Not
Make Many Extensions or Deals
Until Times Brighten Other Notes
Culled in tsie Course of a Careful
Rtctlftr Paxaon, of the Radinff, lias
returned from bin European trip. The
ju I go was in Europe n little over three
weeka, spending one week in Paris and
nearly all tha rest of the time in Lon
don. His trip Mi solely for plonsure,
although ha saw a number of persons
largely interested in the Readiug. To
these lie explained the condition of the
property and the steps that were taken
hy the receivers, with wbiob. they
seemed satisfied. Judge Piixson said
he found E iiflish invostera vsry dia
trnsttnlof American securities. Tha
disclosures alf .'ctiui; certain properties
now in the hands of the receivers hal
created a very unfavorable feeling in
regard lo American investments. This
MDtimtDt, however, did not extend to
the proposed issu of bands by the
treasury, the opinion being general that
the issue would be successfully Boated.
Twenty-fivo hnnired men wars at
work in the Pennsylvania Steel com
pany's mills, at Steelton yesterday
COMrqntDt on the restarting of one
Bessemer, one rail, the Meruhaut and
two bloom mills, which will emply an
aggregate force of 1,. 1(10 people. Since
the lUspfDlioO, which went into effect
over a month ago.only about 1,000 men
have been employed at the extensive
works. When all the works owned by
the company are in full operation near
ly 4,000 persons are required to per
form the necessary labor. As tu de
mand for material of various kinds
made by tho company haanot justified
the resumption of work in them, three
of the four furnaces attached to the
steel plant are idle, and any pig iron
needed outside of mat piled up in the
yards is being received from other
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Siys the Philadelphia correspondent
of the Haz'eton Sentinel: The Penn
sylvania railroad is to issue anew map
These maps are eagerly looked for by
I.'OR RENT -TWO FLOORS OF THE
-T brick bnildinir No, 211 Spruce street; 1
pleasunt rooms. Apply at -17 Peuu avenue.
2'1'OBE FOR RENT-STORKS BOOM AND
li;e-e!in-nu No. l'-M i'eiiu :i enue, now oc
cupied by C. b. Woolworth as a 6-osnt stors.
Jmi-.ilreof B. O. HILL. 181 North Washinytou
I 'OR RENT A LARUE STORE BOOM AT
4tW Spruce street. Impure at 111 Wyom
T,(.)R RENT-TWO-STORY BRICK DWEL
J ling house; modern improvements. BIS
Forest court. Apply to MAURICE COLLINS,
agent. 721 West Lackawanna avenue.
LET FOR A TERM OF YEARS
Part or all of three hundred feet of yard
room along railroad. Apply at 'M Franklin
0 RENT-STORE USxim OR FURNISHED
i le location and on reasonable terms.
to r. E. NETTLETON
or c. s. Woodruff,
ing supposed to be an indication of tho
intentions of tho company for the year
to come A comparison of the drawing i
allows that while last ye.ir the imp
showed a proposed line from Tomhick
en to New Boston passing two and five
tenths tnilee from Hazleton, this year
there is no line From Wiilces-Barrr,
however, the Sanbury, Hazleton an 1
Wilkes-Birie is extended to near
Scranton. and tne line from Strouds
burg to Wilkes-Barra is marked pretty
broad and black, whereas it was for
nierly a faint line. The company offi
cials claim that no extensions will he
made until times brighten.
The Pennsylvania railroad is already
making surveys from Puiladelphia to
Doylestowu. to which point the Le
high Valley has surveyed its proposed
independent entrance route. There
maybe no significance in th is fact;
fresident Roberts says tnere isn't.
Bat it naturally occasions talk. It is
ffmiT annual meT.xTNuVf'YiTb P,"? wft1,1 Y.odwstood in railway cir
1 stockholders of Tub Boies Steel Wheel
Company will bo held at their office in tho city
of Scranton, Pa., on Thursday, January 25,
1st' I. at 1'.' o'clock noon, for tho purpo-o of
electing directors for the ensuing year and
tiansacting such other business as may come
before them. No transfer of stock will be
made for ten days next preceding the day of
election. JOHN D. SHE ,R, Secretary.
'PHE LACK WANNA TRUST AND SAFE
I DEPOSIT I Oil PAN Y, OF SCRANTON,
PA., .lau. 10. lSt'l.
Til E AN .N U AL MEETINO OF THESTt ICK
bolitnrs of the Company for tno ebction of
Directors will be held at their office. No. 401
Lackawanna avenue, on Monday, Feb y 5,
18W4, between the hours of a and 4 p.m.
HENRY BELIN, Jr., secretary.
"THE SOLDIER IN OCR CIVIL WAR,'
L containing Frank Leslie's tamotu old
Wat pictures. Two volumes folio. Every
ii in illustrated. Over Ml pages. As an edu
cator it Is unexcelled. Sold on easy monthly i
Mivments. both Volumes dtllvercd coninlete. 1
Address P. 0. Moody. oii KrankUs avenue,
agent lor Northeastern Pennsylvania.
A I UAL TICKETS CAN BE HAD K1 111.
XtJ c-nrner Bprnce street and Franklin ave
line Twenty meal ticKets for JS.AU. Oood
INSTATE I if 'WILLIAM W BtANNESB'
X j lata of the city ot Scranton, Oonnty of
Lackawanna, and State ofPeiiiisylvniiia.de
Letters testaniciitary upon th" above named
State having liefii granted to the undersigned
all persons having claims or demands against
the said estate will present them for payment,
and those ledebtedj thoreto w ill please make
Immediate payment to the executors heroin
after named, or any of them.
ISAAC S. CASE.
MARY T. MANN ESS.
HENRY A. KNAPP,
WltlARD, WAnitEN KNAPP, Attorneys.
"TESTATE OF ELVIRA MANNESS. LATE
J j of tho city of Seranton, County of Lacka
wanna and State of Pennsylvania, deossaed
Letters . f adm nistration upon tho above
laiued estate having be.-u granted to the on
lersigned, all persons having claluiH or de
cnands againsi the said estate will present
wain :or payment, and those Indebted thereto
will please make immediate puyment to
MAKY T. MANNESS, Administratrix,
Wn lard, WAMUUUI le Knapp, Attorneys.
a aoplicatioii will be mails tn tho Uovernor
of Pcninylvanlajsn Ttiursday, Feb'y 8th, lsl,
by Clan hco D. Simpson, Thomas H. Watklns,
James I.. Crawford, Harry P. Simpion and A.
F. Law. under the act of aiwinlily, entitled
"An act to provide for the Incorporation and
legulat'on or certaiu corporations,1' npprovi-d
April h. 1874, and the supplements tlioreto.
for the i barter of an intended corporation to
be oalled the Forty Fort Coal Couipn y, the
character and object of whlih is mining, pre
purine for market and selling coal producd
from lands of t e company held In fee or un
der lease or otherwise, and for these pnrpo.
t have, Hostess and enjoy all tho right, ben
efits and privileges of Bald act of assembly
and supplemeuUj thereto.
THOMAS H. ATHERTON. Solicitor.
JX1R SALE B1NULE HOUSE, (KfttiUINOV
avenue; very desirable location. Anply
O. F. REYNOLDS, or W1LLARD, WARREN
qW.OSOWILL BUY MODERN NT.W BROOM
J house, all Improvements; terms easy; cor
ner Madiaou avenue and Deleware atrvet. Ap
ply HARRY LEES
01,400 WILL BUY VERY DESIRABLE LOT
'IP corner Madison avenue and Delaware
street. Terms easy. Apply
Have used Dr, Thomas' Ecleotrie Oil for
.-roup and colds, and declare it n positive
cure. Contributed by Win. Kay, 670 Ply
mouth Ave., buffalo. N. Y.
cles that the Pennsy is not spending a
very Urge amount of ready cash on
new railroads just now. The present
survey may, therefore, be merely a
tentative move, which will be devel
oped when business brightens.
The fonndation for the now coal
wnshery near Ni. 1 Audenried, is now
complete and the lumbar ll expected to
arrive in a few days. A similar struc
ture at No. 5 Honey Brook, is well un
der way. The lir-'t shimnents from this
plant will bo made by April 1. The
Audenried washery will be oiuplute.1
General Superintendent Olbausen, of
the Jeisey Central) has been in Alleu
town, the past day or two, figuring on
a removal of the Muuch Chunk term
Inal to the City of Peanuts. It looks
now us if the reimval would be d
cided upon, in which event there will
be much "moving" among tiie affected
trainmen, many of whom at present
live in Scranton or at placas between
hero and Mauch Chunk.
Between sixty and seventy persons
are now employed at the Franklin Ooal
company's Cirbondnle breaker, for
merly called the Frisbie. Many labor
saving devices have been introduced
in and about the break t, and it is the
company's intention to put out -100 tous
o! coal a tiny as soon as tne plant can
lo gotten down to a solid running
baMa, 1 he proJuct will be shipped via
Contractor McDmald and Siyre
have begun the work of double track
ing the L"high Valley' mountain cut
off. They have started in at Avoc i
and are working toward White Haven,
They have also completed the grading
for tracks to the new Lawrenoe breaker
on the Austin breaker branch.
The Lobigh Valley is introducing the
block system betwoen List Miuch
Chunk end I'enn Haven ,i unction.
Four or five new telegraph offices, lo
cated equal distances apart, will be
opened this week, At Penn Haven nil
the trains unite coming off the Wyo
ming, Beaver and Mahanoy divisions,
therefore they follow each other very
closely to Munch Chunk. Collision's
aro of frequent occurrence. It is
thought the new arrangement will
lessen the liability.
Various Topics Condensed;
President Roberts, of the Pennsylvania,
when aslteil what basis there was for re
ports of a deal between the Pennsylvania
and the l.thigh Valley, said there was
Shipments of Pocahontas coal over the
Norlolk and Western railroad for the week
ended Jun. la increased 'JV.ido toua.
The hearing before Judge Colt, at Bos
ton, for u receiver for the New York und
New Englaud baa beeu postponed until
Austin Corbln is again buyiug Reading.
Piesldeut Wilbur and family aru enjoy
ing n vuoation in the south.
The entile plant of Sternberg's Bolt and
Nnts works at Heading, which has boon
only partly in operation for some months,
has started up full hauded.
The hosiery mill of I. C. Hunsicker at
Reading is putting on sixty new bauds and
is running at night to keep up with ordera.
A further increase wis made in the ship
ments of conl over the Huntingdon and
Urosd Top last week, though not so niar-V
A Household Treasure.
D. W. Fuller, of Canajoharie, N. Y.,
says that be always geeps Dr. Kings New
Discovery in the house, and bis family has
always foui:d the very best reaults follow
its use; that bo would not be without it if
procurable. G. A. Dyketoau. druggist,
Catiskill, N. Y.. aav-s that Dr. King's New
Disrovety is undoubtedly the best cough
remedy; that ho has Med it in his family
(or eight years, and it has never failed lo
do all that Is cluimed for it. Whv not tie
a remedy so long tried and tested: Trial
bottles Ire at Maithews Bros', drug story.
Regular sue Doc. and S LOO.
FINANCIAL AND COMMERCIAL
Stocks and Bonds.
Nw Yultic, Jan. Tlio sonsatiou of
the dav ut the Stock exchange was the
phenouienul trading in American Sugar
aud the big break In the price. Itttely. if
I ever, hve such crowds been witne-ned at
the board, and the excitement at thoopoti
ing ran high. It was impossible to get
the tlrst sale of the stock, the onlcial list
making it 77Ti), fully 8,000 shares being
sold nt this range. In the tlrst thirty
minutes of business over 00,000 shares of
the stock were traded in. Later on there
was some covering and a rally to 79),. The
stocks were on an enormous scale, footitig
up 153,200 shares iu a graud total of 2?2, -CGI!
The following complete t.ihlo showing tho
day's fluctuations in uc.tlve stocka Is supplied
and revised dally by LaRar & Fuller, stock
brokers, 121 Wyoming avenue;
Am. Cot. Oil UN
Am Sugar. ?'
a. t. a; s. r
Cen. N. J
chic. AN, W
c. B. & y
C. v.. C.&St. L...
col. Hock.Val. & T.
D. A li lul
D L. & W
1). & C. F MM
B, E. Co
L. A N
N. Y. & N. E
N. Y. Central
N. Y.. O. & W ...
n. jr., s. & w....
U. S. C. Co
North Pac. pf
T..C. A I
Texas & Pac
W. Union 86
W. & L. E 124
W. & L. E. pf 4'.ifs
Chicaio Qrin and Provitions.
RcitANToB. Jan. 2a. The following Quota
tions aru supplied and correct1.! daily by La
Mar .E 1 uller, stock brokers, 1. 1 Wyoming ave
SH UT BIBB.
New York Produce Market.
New York. Jan. Flour Weak.
W heat Dull, weak, Me. lower; No. 2
red, etore and elevator, otisfiSc. ; f. . b.,
BOMaOOHo-: ungraded red, OOaUic; nlloat,
tl7atl7!c.; No. 1 northern, Tiic. ; options
dec ined c. on weaker cables, foreign
pelliug, local liquidation, rallied l)fc. on
covering, closed weak. uudr yes
terday; No 2 red January, Ojc ; Fobru-
nry, DWiCj March, b0.'.,c; liny, B9c. June,
i()o ; July, 70M&S August, flftO.; Decem
cokn Less active, firmer; No. 2, 43a
1c. elevator, 4:5V,a4J;,a; uugrnded
mixed OWktHKo.: No. S white, 42jc. low
mixed, UVa Options '-fac. higher,
dim nnd qalet ; January, 48H0, '. February,
laXc: March, 44 tfc: May. 4D4C
UaTS-Qnlat, steady; options, dnll, firm;
January, WkjjB.1 February, tSW& March,
;j4C: May,84Jt'c: No. 2 white January,
86C.S February, BBValJdJi'C,! March, WKa
BT&i spot prices: No. 2, SH'c. ;
No. 2 white, Me. No, 2 Chicago,
.34.VO.; No. 8, 82c; No. 3 white,
Nv&j mixed western, 34a35c.; white do.
i4lic. ; white state, 3oa40c.
Beef Dull, lirm; family, tllal3; extra
Cdt Meats-Firm, active-, pickled bel
lies, 7;ic ; do. shoulders, O'c. ; do. hams,
O.'a'eOc. ; middles, nominal.
Laud Unlet, ensier; western steam,
18,16 aaktni city, TKe.; options, January,
iS.12i; February. S.O0; May, $7.05; con
tinent, $5.00; South America, fti.00; com
pound, (iVie. '
PORK Qalet, toady; aales, 20(i barrels
II UTTER Fair demand: fancy state
dniry InatiSc: do. creamery, 18atta
Pennsylvania do., '.'."iXc-; western dairy,
ia!al7c.; do. creamery, lSaBilfet do. fuc
tory, 18nl(ic; Elgins, 26KOi imitation
creamery, Hale'c; rolls, 12nlilo.
('rkksk Steady, fairdemand llrmjstate,
large, !iaUic. ; small, lOVal'.'c. : faticy,
lls;allfc; part sktm, 4ul0c. ;' full skims,
Eoos Stradier; ice bouse, llall'c; in
cases. IBaStOO) western fresh, lD-aJalSc. .
limed, llallJic: southern, lH'.alSc.
Jan. May. .Tdly.
m BUM a
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sou mt wl
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7(i TH .
777 7(5 -
a Cough with a Weak Sys
tem, Consumption with Weak
Lungs, or Disease with Loss
of Flesh. Take
the Cream of Cod-liver Oil,
lor any aliment resulting from
poor nourishment. Physicians,
tlie world over, endorse it.
Don't be deceived by Substitutes!
Prepared by Scott 6 houu,N. Y. a.ih iw.-.s.
In compliance with law nnd the ordinance
of the vity of Scranton, I, W. L. CounelLiuayor
of said city, do hereby give notice that an elec
tiou will be held at the places of holding the
municipal elections in Maid city on Tuesday,
the twentieth dav of Potiruary. being the
third Tuesday of February, 18111, fl)r the pur
pose of obtaining the assent of the doctors of
said city to an Increase of indebtedness thereof
by the issue of bonds iu the amount of .-.' d
for the purpose of buildiug bridges over the
Lackawanna river nt Linden Street and over
Roaring brook from Spruco street to Front
street, as provided in ordinance of said city,
file of common cuu.icil No. 12, 1800, entitled,
"An ordinance providing for Increasing the
city debt for the purpose of building bridges
nud submitting the question of such Increase
to a vote of the electors thereof,'' approved
January tj UM.
As reonired by law. the fo'lowing Infonna
tlon is given to electors:
First The amount of tho last assessed
valuation or tuxanlo property In said city, is
Second-The amount of the existing" debt
of said city Is S.ViO,834.7B.
Third -The amount of the proposed in
crease of debt Is $2jJ,UOU
Fourth -The proposed increasj of debt is
1 and BLtt65-10.0jU per cent, of the city's valua
tion 18U:1, exclusive of occupations.
Fifth -The purposes for wnlOU the indebted
Hess is to b.' incurred are heieinbefore stated.
Annexed hereto ia th.' city controller's oftl
Dial statement of Indebtedness mid resources
oft lie city, also copy of city ordinance.
W ituess my hau l and the real of the city
Of Seranton, this 17th day of January, A. D,
IMl. W. I, CON NELL, jiayor.
SCRARTOa, Pa., Dec 80, 1SU4.
01 rick or the ciik txraraoLLaR.
Statement of the iudebtelness and resour
ces of the city of Seranton ut the closu of
unsinsi uecemDw aj, una:
BOXOl D DEBT,
Consolidated loan (eeoond series 1
due Dec I. P.kitl, il pur cent $inn,00J Qfj
CUT IHPROTSMIMI LOAM, IBM, 4 tEH CENT.
Due July 1, $9i and annually to year
IMN at rate of $1.500 $4,50 1 00
fueuuiy 1, iniN, anu anuuaiiv to ear
H., at rate of 82,iM 211,000 IS)
uue.iuiy I, rju,. and annually lo year
lUlti at rate of SJ,oU.l 05,0)0 Ul
rUROIKa LOAN, ls;lj, 1 pElt CENT
Due July 1. 181W $15,000 00
Due July 1. IV01 15.UaJ tm
Hue July 1, IWEj 15,000 U)
MVKICXPAt UUll.bINO LOAN, lSlSJ, -4 I'Ell EXT.
Due Feb. I, 8t)5, No. 1 to 15 inclu-
Etvn. $ 16,000 00
Due 1 , b, 1, UW. No. 10 to BS liic lu-
Due Feb. 1, 106, No. ua to 90 ineln.
Due Fob. 1, miu, Jj0, ,;i to gg inaiu.
PEIl ( EM.
Due Dec. 1. 1(111
Due Dec. 1, nil,;
Due Dec. 1 1UU
Due Dee. 1, 1UKJ
Great Domestic Cotton Sale tor a Few Days Out;
Prices Lower than ever before reached in the history of the business.
In placing our order for Cottons we bave taken everv ridvantarfo the markets nfYord. TIip rnanlf ia w
have the largest and best bought stock in the city.
A Few Price Hints on 36-inch Muslins.
O CENTS j ATLANTIC P 3 CENTS
...TH CENTS I ATLANTIC A 0 j CENTS
..7'4 CENTS I ARQYLE rj'tf CENTS
...11 CENTS BLACK ROCK BW CENTS
Home houses advertise Hill aud Froit Muslins tinder tlie regular prlee autl deceive tin- public by sell
ing them a 7-S width. It is not honest competition. We keep nothing Inn th.- yard-wide floods in slock.
8hetlng and PUlow Case widtbsfr id inch up to 2 1-2 yards wide. All the best makes, Includ
ing Utiea, Wauisutta, Atlantic and LookWOOdr. in Bleached and Brown. I'ricts here same as tho narrow
goods have fallen down lo the lowesl notch.
We liave inauguialed tliis Bpecial Sale at this time, when people generally replenish their Cotton sup
plies. Housekeepers should bear this fact in mind aud improve the opportunity. Sale lasts One V eek.
FRUIT OK LOOM,
PRIDE OK WEST.
CONNOLLY & WALLACE
209 WASHINGTON AVE.
Opp. Court House.
Closing out the bal
ance of our
at following prices:
ACADEMY OF MUSIC.
THLKSDAY, JAN. 25.
The Sweet -Singing; German Comedian,
CHAS. T. ELLIS,
In His N.'W Version of Hit Pitturesquo
IIF.AU ELLIS' NEW SON OS.
BY j "A BUTTONHOLE BOUQUET"
REQUEST i and "SANTA (.'LAI'S.'
Sslu of ttt . , vi. i Tuesday.
.... '.".'.Oil III
.... 20,000 to
IMB, 1H, PEE
IlEllEMI'TION HAS SKBIKS
. t: T.
Due June 1. VM, No. 1 to N inclu
Due June 1, ls. No. X, to Us, iu lu
sive Due Juno 1, 191.1. No. til to Q( inclu
sive Due June 1. IBM. Nu in; m til lniA'.
Russian Lynx Circular Csn's 21 lnchen,
Electric Seal Circular Capes. 21 in l.l
Astrakhan Circular Capua, 2i iu U.03
Wool .i-ai Circular Cap-a, 21 in W.IW
Stone Marten Circular Capos. 21 in 40.(111
Brown Marten tlrctila- Capes, 21 in '.45.00
Otter Circular Capes, 21 in SO.00
Peal Sacques, OH ine'es long 9100.00
Seal Jackets, 30 inches 100.00
SoalJackeU. 24 inches long tKI.OO
Astrakhan Jackot-. U inchc-i loni 85 .00
Seal Circular Cape, 30 Inches long, w.tli
DUiwruj t. ape ;o uu
Otter Circular Capo, 0 1 inches long.wlth
llutterlly Cap I05.1KI
Sable Circular Cape, 00 leches long t'i 00
Astrakhan Circular Cape, iKl inches lung 22 (. i
Electric Seal Circular Cape, 20 in. long. . 20 f)0
Gray Crirniuer Circular Cape, 30 in. long 30 U0
40 dozen Alnet ican S'al Muffs Rt....fUk1 each
1 lot tclnl iren a sets at usst eech
1 lofof Kltlgh Holies, plnsn lin;l $J web
Ladies' Plush and Cloth
Coats at Your Own
ACADEMY OF MUSIC.
FRIDAY, JAN. 86.
FIRST TIME IN SCRANTON,
A TemxDerancB Town
Direct from Hoyt s Madison Square Thrater,
New York. Presented bv Mr. Oeorge
Richards aud original company.
PRICKS-First ton rows first floor, Jl Hal
am e of house at regular prices.
Seats on sale Wednesday, Jan. 24.
Philadelphia Tallow Mnrkst.
I'Mii.vMiiiiu, Jan. 23. Tnllow was
In fair demuud nnd linn. I'nco ver:
Prime city, In hoifsheutle, fXajc: prloie
country, in hogsheads, Se. do. dark, in
hogsheads, 4'ic; cakes, fiJu'c. ; grease, 4a
Fatal neglect is little Hhnrt of suicide,
The consequences of a neglected cough are
too well known to need repauting. Dr.
Wood's Norway Pine Syrup cures a cough
promptly. Sold by all dealer on a guar
antee of satisfaction.
THE GEM COUPON, THE MOST
UNIQUE OF ALL.
ACADEMY OF MUSIC,
s.vrt 'rtDAV. JAN 27.
Charles A. Gardner (Karl)
lu His Now Comedy-Drama,
-! I YYTI
By .las. R. tlarey and Dr. A. E. Wood.
New and utartliui: scenic effects by L. H.
Seavey, of Now York. Now and catchy songs
by Uustavu H. Kline.
A TROUPE OF HERMAN" TYROLEAN
SINGERS, In souus of their native land.
Sale opens Thursday.
A Trip Through the Colum
72 leaves, printed on one side
only. Showing all the plaens of
interest on main grounds ami
Midway Plalsanoe. Size, 0x7.
Ehnboned paper cover or full
Two Coupons and 25 CENTS takes
Two Coupons ar.d 40 CENTS takes
o oth oover.
Add 4 cents for postage If ordered hy mall
The Scranton Tribune.
.-.I'm I I..M.MS.
I npnid warrants Dec 30,
1! $ o.ooti so
Contract and other ac
counts subject to nd
iustineuts 1118,811 40 $im,21tl 8.,
Total Indebtedness of city, wi.:i tj
RMQOBcn OF CITV.
Cash in general city
fund $117,173 71
Cash lu interest and
(inking fund 24,730 j-j
Delinquent taiLes and
other items estimated
collectible 3.000 no im,81I 07
Net indebtedness of city,- Mft sei 71
In nd.litlun to the above stated uteta the
city pnrohased hniids of its tinun of ms iu
per cent to the anio .lit of fULON for' th"
benotit ot its singing fund.
Statement of the amount of last proceeditnr
tMMN valuation f the taxable property
otthe.ityof Scranton, Pennsylvania. Lelni
the assessment for year lSlrj
Occnpat ons. $ LMMIO
Heal eatatoand personal IT.KM,869
mSHtS'y'i '"'''easeor Uebt RnotUtiltO
S.OO. Hi, ir the purpase of building bridges
as per onhnaiico attached, ami is MUAl to
;e..Btj.i 111,000 per c-ont. of thei ltv valuation
ls'.M exclusive ot occupations
FRED J. WIDMAYER.
CoMMoSwgALTIl OF I'ENKsVLVA NI , ,
CO! st ni LAI v.v.s a.
CITY Of Si llASTON.
On the llitoenth uay of.lanuarv. A D, l-'.il
personally appeared betoremo.tlie subscriber,
the May r of the City of Scranton, Fred .1.
wu.i.1 , .uu .uwuim uuiv sworn, notn oe
pose inifi ri . that he M tne Controller of tho
I 'ilV 1 f KiM'Jtli t till iinil .1.,,. ,.. ii... I .... ... I. , ..
kllnWIiile,. 1 lnl ii.fl h.. ......
. .1 u a V UNWVIwgfMMIimi.
of the lluaiiciaof tho City ot Scranton Is just,
correct and tin I .ami that the other foregoing
atatcmont is alio correct.
Sworn and subscribed before mo the fif
teenth day of January. ISO;).
W. L. CON'NELL, Mayor.
FILE OF COMMON COUNCIL NO. 12, UBS,
Providing for Inrraasing the city debt for
the purpwei.f building bridges and submit
ting the question of such Incioase to a vote
of the electors thereof.
Ski tiom I. - He it ordained bv tho Select
and Com i on Onunoill of the t'lty of Scran -ton
and it is In rehy orda bed by the authority
of the same, That for the purpoe of con"
structlng a bridge over the Lackawanna
river at Linden street, and n brldgeovvr Hoar,
ing brook from Spruce street to Front street,
together with the pureUaiie of such right of
way as may be necessary for tho best ap
priaches to ss'd bridges, an increase of the
city debt by the issuo of eltv bonds Inthe
amount of two hundred and fifty thousand
dollars is hereby authorized, subject, never
initios, tothocuusont of the electors of the
City of Scriinton, as herein provided.
8 IC 2. -The question of assenting to the
above propoied increase of the i lly debt shall
be submitted to a vote of tl:e electora of the
City of Seranton, at the next ensuing general
election occurring not loss than forty daya
alter the parage of this oidluatice.
-1 3. - After the nassime of thu ,o,l n.
and at 1 ast thirty davs before said election
the Mayor shall publish a notloe of the elec
tion hereby authorized. In three daily news
papers or the city and the statement required
to bo published In such notice shall be tu -Id
Shed by the City Controller.
Sec. 4 If the electors shall agree to In
crease the Indebtedness of the city tor the pur
noses of building nidi said bridges and procur
ing the right of way, there shall be appropri
ated and sot apart for the Linden street bridge
and purchasing the right of wav i In ret , the
sum of one hundred and twenty -five thousand
dollars, and for the Spruce street bridge the
equal sum of one hundred and twenty Ave
Approved January 4. MM,
W. L CORNELL, Mayor.
138 Wyoming Ave.
The only Practical Furrier in the city.
V. H. BROOES. Supt. and Lecturer.
HARRY THORNE. St.iee Manager.
Week commencing MONUAY.JANUABV 88
DUBLIN DAN COMEDY CO.
Iu conjunction with
(Scenery of Ireland I
RAILROAD TIME TABLES.
(JENTRAL KAMOAD OF N J.
LEHIGH AND SUSQUEHANNA DIVISION
Anthracite coal used exclusively, insuring
cleanliness and comfort.
TIKI TADI.K H grVICX JAN. II, IStll.
Trains leave Seranton for Pittaton, wiikes-
llarre. etc . at 8,10, 0.13, II 80 a. in.. 12.3H. 2uj,
8J0, 8.8B, 7.2'.. 11.08 p m. Sundays. H 0U a. m ,
1 W, S.Wi i .10 p. HI.
For Ailantic city, h.IU .. ni.
For Now York. Newark and Elizabeth. 8.10
fexnreae) a.m.. 18.30 (express with Bullet
parlor cari, 3.30 (expreta) p. m, Sunday, 8.00
Inn MAl'i n ClIt'NK. ALt-GHTOWN, BfeTHLC
HBai, BASTOM and PuiLAOKl.l'KiA, s.10 a. In..
12.30. 8.80, "..DO (except Pbiladelpnia; p. iu.
Suudsy, 2 (Si p. in.
ForLoM; BRAIC8, Ocean QBOVBi etc., at
8.10a. m 18.80 p. m.
For leading. Lebanon and Harrisburg. via
Allentowu, 8,10a in., IS.30, 8.00, p.m. Sundav,
8.00 p, m.
For Pottsvllle. s lua m . 13 :;o p in.
Heturnlng. leave New York, tout of Libert v
street. North river, at b.i'. i express, a. m.',
LP1, i.ao, 4.3d (express with Buffet parlor cur .
I', in- .-Tumulty. , a. in.
Leave Philadelphia. Reading Terminal. MO
j a. m., 2.0Jaud 4 3,' n in. Sundav, ti.27 a. m.
Through tickets to all pointaat lowest rate-;
1 may be had on anplica:ion iu advance to tho
! ticket agent at thi (tatiru.
11. P. BALDWIN,
Qen, Fais Agent.
I. II OLHAU8RN,
J F.HI0:i VALLEY RAILROAD.
Train leaves Seranton for Philadelphia ami
New York via. D J. II I: H. ut i a.m. 12.10.
i 2.38 and 113., p. m via D.. L A W. R. R , aoj.
11 0 a. m.,and 1.88, 8JWP, in.
I Leave Scranton tor Pittston and Wilkjs
Bane in D.. L m W. R. R 8 0s. 11 2Ja. in .
I.W, 3.50. d.'i7. 0LS8 p. m
Leave Scranton ror Whste Haven. Hazleton.
, Pottsviilo aud all pjinu on the Beaver
i Meadow and Pottsvllle branches, via D, 8H,
I R. R. at 8 a.m.. 18.10, 188, 4.W p.m . via D , L.
I & w. R. R ,8.08, 18.10a.m., 1.30. 880p.m.
Leave Scranton for Botlil.lietn, Easton.
Reading, BaiTiabnri and all intermedia;"
points via D. i- H. R. R.. 8 a. in ,12 10, 2.3S. ILS3
mi .via U . L A- w. K. H.. 08. 11 20 a. m., Ufel
I iLesve Seranton for Tunkhannock. TowanJa,
Elmira. Ithaca. Oeneva and all intoruu-dl.lt .
points via D. A- H R R.. 1 23 and 11.3.'. p. m.,
via D L. A: W R. R.. tJU a in.. 1JH p. in.
Leave Scranton for Bocheater, Buffalo. Ni
agara Falls, Detroit. Chicago and all points
west via D e: H. R. It. 1 23. ,18,11 8i p, m. vhi
D. L. & W. R. It. and Pittaton Junction (881
a. in. for Buffalo only I, 1 30 0 34 p. in , via E
W. R. R 4.1o p. m.
Fur Elmira and the west via Salamanca. Tin
D. & H. R. R atli.i.'ip. m.. v.aD . L. 4t W. R.
K. 0, O.ob a. m. and tl.tC p. iu.
Pullman parlor nid sleeping or L. V. chair
cars on all trains between L. it B. Junction or
Wilkes Barre and New York, Philadelphia,
Buffalo and Suspension Bridce.
ROLL1N H WILBUR, Oen. Supt. Eaft Div
CHAS S. Lh.E. Oen. Pass. Ag t. Phils ,P.i.
A W NONNEMACHER.Ass t Q.-u Pass Ag t.
South Bethlehem, Pu.
Holiday, Tuesday, Wednesday,
LiAHRX AND TKDDY.
Thursday. I'rldsy. Saturday,
THE TWO DANS.
U)e. to lack of balcony; 20r. to front of
balcony and rear parquette; 30c. opera chairs.
Performancos at 2.30 and 8.13 p.m. Poors
open at LSD and 7
Frank P. Brown & Co.
Wholesale Dealers In
WoodWare, Cordage and Oil Cloth
720 West t ackawanna Ave.
Manufacturers' Agonts for
LAMPS and 0 LASS WAKE
That we are headquarters for everything in
tin- line of WATCHES. If you have anv Idea
of purchasing ativ kind of a Watch, lade's or
gent's. Hold or Sliver, you will make a griev
ous mistake it you do not give us a call und
But our nrices. which you will Und far below
nil olners. especially in all the high grades of
gin, Walt nam and Hampden Movements.
If roll have anv doubts and are ut all Dotted
on prices il s ua a call aud w.. will have no
trouble iii convincing yofL Wo still have a largo
stock to dispo o of, and will offer vou won
derful Inducement a In Jewelry, Silverware.
Clocks and all other guode which wo have in
C. W. Freeman
lnn Are. and Spruco St.
Week Com-nencing Inn. 22.
UNIE The Aboriginal Beauty.
nat.iwiei ivn nrtn
fj4 JL , SON RAILROAD.
voiuiueiiciDg.ii.lv hl I ova,
trains will run as follows:
Trains leave Bridge Street
Station. Scranton. for Pitti-
VV-111... . v i.i
wm a ,at1s8J.'.c.7. ho;. 1042a.m.,
B 0 Mm 126.96.36.199.188.8.131.52.'.. 0.15. 0.13
hfr and 11.88 p. ni.
ft" For New York and Phila-
' delphla. sOUa. hi, 1210, ;
238. 4.10 and 11 30 p m.
For Honesduleurom Delaware. Lackawanna
and western depot , 7.0J, S.3U. 10. ID a.m , 12.1X1
m.. 2.17. 3.10 p. m.
For Carlondale and intermediate stations,
5.40. 7 OH. 8.30, 10.10 a. m . 18.00 m.,2 17, 3.23,5 .10,
0.80 and ;.' p. m : from Bridge Mtreet Depot,
i 2 03 a. iu.. . : 'i.'! 11 88 r. m.
Fast express to Albany, Saratoga, the Adi
rondack Mountains, Boston and New England
points, .'..in a. m.. arriving ut Alkauy 18,48
Surstogn 8.88 p. m., and leaving Scrauton at 3
p. in . arriving at Albany at I 50 p. m, Sara
toga. ISaWa. in . and B ston. 1.00 a. m
The ouly direct route between the coal fields
.Hid Boston "The Leading Tourists' Route
of America" to tho Adirondack Mountain re
sorts. Lakes Ueerge and Chaiiiplnln. Montreal,
Time tables showing local and through train
service between stations on nil divisions Dela
ware and Hudson system, may fee obtained at
nil Delaware aud Hudson ticket offices.
11 O YOI'NO. J. W. B1KD1CK,
Second Vice President. lien. Pass. Agt.
The Man Woman.
NELTHThe World' Smnlleat Lady
The Antipodean Paradox.
ROPING MISTLETOE, etc.
Prices very reasonable. Space
will not permit ua to mention the
good tliiugH for h Cbribtnias din
ner. Stock is complete. Anything
to be found in a fust-class market.
W. H. PIERCE,
OIL AND MANUFACTURING CO.
Manufacturers nnd Dealeri t
Burning, All AanJ
lubricating U I LO c,y,
Also Shafting and Journal Greasi
OFFICE:-721 Weat Lackawanna Avs.
WOKES: -Meridian Strait
Mr. Tbeo. Heiubsrger, Violinist,
Late Pupil of JOACHIM. Berlin,
Assisted by MISS EMMA CONRAD,
Y. M.C. A. Halljuursday Evening I
Programme will be published later j
Eureka Laundry Go.
Cor. Linden St. and Adams Ave.
Court BOOII IQVAMV
Alt kinds of Laundry work guaranteed
t he beat.
I Sea AAA AAIHAU MnUHntaUr curfcl
I Odv. undtr KuKrtDty, bsek.il t-i lsrulic&i..4l.
I eis.liv. i.r v.t .a.l Kill riii leoi. lll-jitrited tram
I USlfraiii 'slf cHrd.frw by mill. whtaflotBprlnf. I
l tad .Kutiraii, our Manic atemeay iui
tiu.lll.tly ru. COOS SJiallUV (St., Cklr.. III.
DELAWARE, LACK AW ANN A AND
w ESTERS RAII.BOAD
Trains leave Scranton as follows- Express
for New York and all points Kast, 1,80, 2.80,
3. It, 8.00 and 8.90 a. in.: 18 01 and 8.80 p, m
Express for Kaston. 'Ireutoii. Philadelphia
and the South, 3 13, 8.00 and 8.50 a. in : I8ati
and 3.30 p in.
Washington and way stations. 8.48 p in.
Tobyhanna accommodation. S.10 p. DL
Expr ss for Bingbaiiiton. Oswego rimlr.-t,
Corning, Bath. DauaVllle, Mount Morris aud
Buffalo, 12.10. - 13 a. in. and I 21 jc in., making
ch.se connections at Buffalo to all points iu thu
West. Northwest and Southwest.
Buffalo accommodation. 0 on a. m
Itingbamtou and way stations. 18.81 p. UL
Nicholson and wav stations, 3 43 p ie
Bmghniiiton ami Elmira Kxpress, ii 03 p, in.
Kipreas for Cortland, Syracuse. OeWego,
Ctica nnd UlclKlcli Su iugs, .13 a in. and 1.21
Ithaca. 8)8 and 8j 8 a m and 1 '-'I p, m.
Por Northumberland. Plttstou. wlikealUl re.
Plymouth. Bloomsbuig and Danville, inaklug
close connections at Northumberland for
Willlamsport. Harrlsbnr.-, Baltimore, VSusb
ingtou and the South.
Northumberland nnd intermediate stations,
0.00, 11.30 a. iu. and 1 3 and ti 07 p. m.
Nnntlcoko and Intermediate stations. 80S
and 11.20 a m Plvmeuth and inturinedlate
tiitioiis. 3.3'Jand 8.S8 p. iu.
Pullman parlor and sleoping coaches on all
Por detailed infortnatiou. pocket tim-Malne-..
etc . applv to M. L Smith, city ticket ..nice.
888 Lai savanna avenue, ..r depot ticket otn.v.
NEW YORK. ONTARIO AND WESTERN
Railroad. Scratitou Division. Time table
In effect Nov If. 1S03
Trains leave Scranton for t arlsindale:
050. 8.3'.. 11.05a. m., 4.SU. Old P ni.
Por Hancwk J unction and inaiu connections
II Ouii.m . 010 p. m.
Trains leave Hancock Junction for mam
line connection for Scratitou, 0 00 a.m., 8.08
Trains leave Carbondale for Scrantou7 2l,
0 18 a.m., 1.10, 8JU, 8,18 p in.
J. C. ANDERSON.
Oeneral Passenger Agent, New York.
District Passenger Agent, Scrauton
T74RIB AND WYOMINCl V ALLEY BAIL
Train leave Scranton for New York and in
teriuedlate poluta on the Erie and llawley and
loal points at O.W. 9.43 a. m. and 3.21 p. tn.
Train leaving at 0 45 u. in and 3 24 p. m
are through trains to and from lioiiesdale.
Trains leave tor Wilkes Barreut S. 1.1 a. in. and
3.H v- "