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THE M WANTON TKirsiJNK 'll'KSDA V MOKN'lN(J. AFRTL 17. 1894.
I Pipe I
I Valves I
I THE SCRANTON SUPPLY
ANO MACHINERY CO,
The tntwt delicate fibril prop
trly cleaned at
A B. WARMAN.
120 Wyoming Avenue
BLACK MOIRE SILKS
Novelties in Dress M
415 Lacka. Avenua.
BARGAIN NO I.
sell Ail-wooi izxtra
Regular 75c goods.
37 Wysm,. ,g Ave
TtLE?rtO NS. sac.
The TJ-wn SsssBjegse Comsn7. Limit."!.
Bus 11m. 2aflja?e and BjasWM called for
ad '!;7ered promptly. 107 Franklin
Tha .U-" a'l r.barities ha 7 em
ployment to thirty man since Saturday.
Thr cases af measles and on o car!'";
hfWri : tepefied la tin fcoarl cf nea.:a
Th erasloyM af tha e.-.IieTies of tha
Wflllsni O.na.'. Coal company will ba
psd Friday afternoon at 2 a cloea.
The F'."-.7.i!rtice Woman' Christ .an
9 II m 1 . . Uel
Tetiperaoce anion will ma: t.,dav at toe t reialia.' to r.an -ni oa .arnaw j lagisia
bouas eft. i. Moore, 1 Fsrker street tton. reported that it ie opooael to the
!tT Ragiaeer PhUlipa Vfll this morn.no peeeail of toe Bailey BaokmpUy bill
beam Ike work at looatir. ra- liaa and i.ow bf i i; i congreas. a it is not men a
V.. ere fr.r the nw pra'e street bridge
Shoetaso i.'hsrs Snhaalt has epokad a
t-mfn-rary tf c In isavaa s store, edrje
Ir.g tftaai' ti ibt arcade, where he can fyi
f .".ad da.ly.
The employ of fee N'orth wors of the
I.actaweani iron aoft v 'otnpsny wnl
b pail on Pndar, and those of the rionstn
Works on 3etarday.
1 kali tM K.a KanaSll mj Umm lmmmmm
Keegan, wioae husbisnd wss killed a" too
'.raefi kuifi eoliiary on fMrjmhr ' laar,
will be held in Mjaie Hall r.ext Monday
Palnvtr'4 stocg '.orapany w. lha at tho
Frotblnahaia theatre on Apr.! :T and &
fit tbe'M h a matinee will be ivm. ft Is
i.ne of the strongest corapaa;aa on tba
Hnperlatendent H. W. Loftas. of the
crematory, baa Msned a notiie iire.tiflg
pxrsool to abetam from eeo'ling garhatre
to tba crematory until Ttnrtday as it .a
now closed for repairs.
'J'boroas K. Hbea, tba graat nhtmlOl ar
tor, will present bis sucReaafnl oniarly
drama, "The Hnares of New V'ork,' at the
Academy of Music this evening, and
"Musd Up Strategists" tomorrow even
ing. The effects of Docksteder's Minstrels
were levied on ,ast nii(bt by fjepnty
Hbarlff Oriswold to seenre a debt of t-'-i ,
which Lew !,!; Harry T. Clap
man, the manairers of the company, arn
alleged to owe Frank Onmont, the ,nter
The West Hide Women s Christian Tom -perance
union will meet this afternoon nt
.S0 at their rooms on North Main avenue.
Hnbject, "The late action of the munici
pal authorities ot Cleveland, Ohio, m re
gard to the social evil."
Rev. Peter A Bcott, a mnsloriary from
IbeCongo, will preach in the Or'-n I'.hIku
Fvaugelleal church, t'apouse avenue, on
Wednesday evening of this week. Her
Vices every nlghtduring the week by Kev.
A. H. Irvine, P. &, of Milton, I'a , aud the
pastor, Kev. 0. J,. Make.
Anheuaer Busah Bear.
Louis LobBian'a, 8116 Bnruce tk
THE EXHIBITION STILL CONTINUES.
Nice Bread and Cake the Order of the
Cay at the Ccranton Caali Store.
Anyone can make poor bread, but
there is no excuse for making or eating
Go aud eee how easy It is to have
that which delighti tbo eye and pleaaes
the taste every day at the Scranton
Harrih pays cash for old furniture and
Carpets. 804 Penu avenue.
The Everett Leads.
Walt for Ouerstey Bros.' new goods.
WANT BRIDGE CHAN
Members oi Bwiil uf Trade Tttllk Uuibury
Stioet Boit Loctiita.
STREET CLEANING PRGBLEffl
It Is Thought That Some better
Mi-tlioil Than Flushing Should Bo
Adopted Opposed to the Bailey
Bankruptcy Bill--Woolon Company
t'rorn Cumberland Would Like, to
Locate Here Tho Communication'..
It asm out at litat night'l BMltlOg of
the bond Of lra.lt that at tenet some of
the men who compose that I'l'n.i-.ii: i
tints ato oppooid to the proponed loca
:uii ol the l.linlau straat brtd0 ThlJ
want it changed to Mulberry itreel
The t'card is also disalUttd with the
present method of cleaning the eav-
mauts, as appeared from (he remarks
i of tiie in run 1 01 thai itthjeol when
! ir was under vMtisidetanon Mr Kent
merer luirodnceil the bridge uxlttei lu
tO the lueetin,;
"I twd thought." he saul. as bent)
rolled a earafullr prepared iui ihoil
UH the dieadvantat;ea of looitini the
trldtie at l.uideu atieet. "diet 1 WOOld
I say no more about thll inbjMt, bnt I
am (till of the opinion that we aie
olu wrotn in MUdtnf the bttdfl at
Linden atreat. "
i He then irent ou to atate that if the
Ige i loonttdon Linden atreat that
there would be an s .. ide of
teortj i'J tier aent. If. tioweTer. tlie
1 1 ie bus it front llnlbtrri attaet
there WOfln be only a ? pel eent trade
and the ivt would be Use and the ad
vantage t'auch greater There was
kittle OmttMalon of the eubjeot, but Die
opiuiou of the members wji made ap
parent when thev voted u:iattiutu.v
for Mr. Keutmerer resolution m
! rtraottafl the committee on streets and
I tthway to dieeriaiu whsttier or not
it is sti'.l . 'e to tti'iot a legal
tami of loonttM of the bridge trom
Ltudau to Mulbe.ry
C&aUXIM CUK STREETS
The disvusaioa of the street cleauing
i problem was MOetpttotes by the sub-
sius:oa of toe following tr hm the cam
taittee ou streets aud hubways. read
ty Mr Pond
V.'beiea.s, The street of our city. se
.'iallv taoea in the business section, ar
mntie Hj Uttered with paper, straw au.l
Mhel retuae. caused to a large extent ray
tae crelesaueaa of our tnsiaeee mea a:: 1
I merchants iu allowing store and oftlce
swsepiuga to r thrown into the Itfte -.
I to be aea np by the tlrs: gust of srtad
and to be blown into the facoot the ya-rr
by. frurhteuiug horses, and saaiy marring
Ike beauty of our aveuaee.
Therefore, be i: EesoltM Ihntweoan
body wil'. es tar as possible, support his
uonor, the mayor, ia enforcing all city
wdfenUMM regarding these mitters, OI
ay additional laws he may annul that
wui teed to me bet:erment of tL coudi
Uea cf our public highways. Be i: further
HteolTed, That the secretary ou ins'.ruct-,-d
to fara;s'a th'i mayor a copy tt this rej
c.uti'jn. The discussion that easujd vrhea this
u;at"ar ar being eonsid-ired proved
higfclf iateraetiag. Mr. Pond gave
is imorasaion of the streets of -reran -b
a when, bi first visited the city
.atu'rer Oi years ao. Of coarse, it
was rot ftitreriag to the natives. .Still
ae geatlemiu had ootml the reat
.mnge fflt the utter. but ha still con
leaaJ tna oeijiigeaea jlnplnyed in
:nng for the pavement and thought
that '.a time it woul 1 prove very costly
C'.o3l Hitchcock declared that
;:;re :s no: another city ia tha I'aited
9lMn whera the paved streets are to
ii '.. y neglected a in Scraaton lbs
oareleaaae., he aaterted, is almost
I Lather Kalkyr stated els Lel.ef that
thsj eciploymer.t of or.e or two ran to
.ich blo:k to clean strestl woul 1 cost
I Iten, prove more etfectaal, aa I o bet
ter M the pavement laan the prilint
'. s-s'ia of '. .J nag.
I m mm i Mi t a.
rrrfiTn; any, r.owevr. ail not
agr wi'h the etatemnt that it would
tv chfiiser to iwenp Ihe strett.i than to
clean tnena by waahlng. The qoealio I
was disposed of fjr tr.e time by i-..x
re'arrerl biclc to tb committee to re
port at HOSl meetiag
UllbWI THE 3AILEV UIU.
The committer oa legislation and
tAxes. 10 woom waa referred tha c.m
mnnication from Hamilton A Hill.
secretary of the national bosrd of trd
; measure as world prove b-neticlal to
ttM bmtBW i.itereate of the coar.try.
In wsa recorumnded that a :'1 Of the
I repx,rt be forwirdod to t'uuvix'itimw
senstoa and r,-"ntora 'lameron an I
l lay 'ihe report of the coin in it tr
' vaa rceivrl and adopted
I The riomrnittee on transport n'io'i M
proved 'if the rcornuienilsli iri of fri
Mavelar.d eharntssr of MMUMrtM rela
:,ve to propoaed amandmeiit to th
Inter state coinrneraei law, and ad7ls l
Miat the socretary La tMffMtOll to er:
'laaint (ngreaeman Srtranton and the
two (Totted MeTfcM aenatore of tlie
The committee also enggested that it
would he tics', tor the Duoworiy Lack
awanna arid Wee tern company as well
aa tha husineae men of HfMtM If u
sleeping Ml wore to tie placed in a non
venlent atviteb nt the IMaisM no late I
than 'i ,".0 o'clock each evening, the
anna to M attnnhed to Ihe triln Wnlrli
piaaea thrr,ugh here at IV) h, i. for
New Vork 'The OONnoitllM nvss ia
s'.rnrted to r oofer With (Isiieral Man i
The i r.moilttee stated that It la In
Muntiilos) I ion with Division Bnptrlo'
todetit Williams, of thn Oktlflo,
Western and New Vork rmlrrmd ooffl
pany, relative toeaanglug ih running
of then trains, both ptWOnger mi I
freight, in 1Mb a way that MfentOU
would become the tnaraet for people
living along the line of thl rood, in
stead of I't r i and other New Vork
state towns. Liter n letter from tbl
oompanr waiead. Ititotedthal dur
ing the month a time card NMOtloi
would l" li'dd and the hoar I'a auygin
lion complied with if possible.
WAMT TIIKIK OWS kDlUM Rli
t'liairman Kenintifar, of ibi room
coinulttea, reiorlel in favor of All
charging thn committee and referring
the iueelion of iiiiarters to tlie bounl
of trade building committee. He was
in favor of the ereotiou of a building ol
A letter from the Kojqtttbtnna
Woolen company of (lumbal land, I'a ,
was read, calling alt in', urn to the tact
that there le u paucity lrt tha llnu of
such induatriea in this city and ing
gsetlng the company's williugnees to
onen coimnunicatlon with a view to
establishing nucb Ml industry here. Its
ferred to the committee on matiufaL'
turies. A letter from Colonel Pope named
Isaao B. Potter, of New York(ae aoom
petent person to deliver an address o i
the subj ct of good roods, aud a brlof
communication from the mayor of the
city conveyed the information that it
is Inipoieitdi to enforce tii iw p inn I
Ordinance fertile reamn that Uiu or.ll
ua!lCl, dura not provide fur th" in a
sary Kpettfl to cart v out iis provisions.
Tho loiter stated that the mayor hoped
to dviin Mint plan in lUo rutnre bf
means of whioh the eowi coold be kepi
within proper limits.
A eon nntiioatlou t r n'.i General M m
got Arin.T, of t. Tl M in i c piii ut ,
w.iH rOt) l ytlie i"r. lu ii'i' r
i.e.' to f"iiders fur III " Wat earn, l
w is Mattd tiini ill" souipany hid the
uutt r tinier consideration ami that
tinderi wonld be n touted hi toon as i
is decided whioh kind i preferable,
Tbl ii ii in .1 of Arthur L. OoUlDI an I
Frank Christian were prop Had fol
OUI R CIS! 6 cant o m
in ; . saint
u i .shed Where
lu v Was Chs g d
JMBM W illh and Micha-I NeeJon
weiu arnlgntd 1 1 aoiwer n ohwrgi of
havmg borglarli'd the i tore of Mr.
Rom on Pine itrooi Through a mis
take of tha alderman who lent in the
Irnowrlpl thev were lodlotod foi burg
larlilng thi ham ol it njantln I. ivy.
On notion of Colonel P J, Pllisliu
mom, ivuitisrl for Ihe defense, the in
dictment was lju Kill'!. l ii ' dnl mi I
ante WIN klld to ball and will tie in-
llotod on tin propot charge al tbi nxi
meeting of the grand Jury.
A nolle proieijnl wua eutered in eavb
of the following oalM William liaker,
isssuit ant battery i (Catli Walih,
prosecutrix lletmai' lliusil, beaaUll
ind battery; Petit Siyder, proieoos
Uafore .Imlga Siitser. I'll, ibeth
V'augban was charged with aaiaoltlug
hoi titter, Sarah Vaoghan a verdict
of not guilty was taken and the count v
dinited to pay eoaia
At the Protbiouhaai innjorrow nud
rhundny evening rtiuy l-. Dixey and
Rice's big bnrleiune oompauy wllPpn
Sent "Adonis " It aan bOM four yeais
linos Mr, Dixit last viilted Seranlon,
l'tie "Adoais' in which .Mi DUll will
te sei'ii bin is thl same old "Adonis''
i.i which hu has made his WOrld'Wldl
reputation. As it will be presented at
the Prothinhain it will be inbitantlally
the saiua prcdnotion Hist will mi May 1
ga to Fanner's theater, New York, fr
a run through the lUDUier,
The simple aniu ii icemeut that Au
gustus Thorn is' great southern play,
"Alabama," IS to be produced at the
Prolhlnghani next Friday evening
should besufficient to ailttN n erowdld
house. Tne tame of the play lias pre
cede.l it. an I elery theater-goar has
ueard ol' "Alabama. '' It is n southern
play, with i's scenes aaJ plot laid In the
picttiresua town o? Talladega. Ala. So
Hue to life and nature is "Alabama"
that a celebrated critio wrote; It
SOetnod as though .Mr. Thomas had cut
aSlice out of tha state of Alabama ami
placed It upon the atage.
PAS50 A CON F - JtRaTc BILL.
OjiJ). Says It's a Privilege lu a Fres
Andrew Qoodon, a Polaador, resiJ
ir.g od Lloyd It reef, was arrested last
evening for tendering a $10 Confeder
ate bill in parmut for meal at the
market of H, J. Cohen at 49S Penn
avenue and getting aWay with f8.?0
in oh rige.
The fraud was discovered soon after
Gordon departed and he was overtaken
try Jacab Brandy wins, u el-ik, who
banded Qordoo ov r to Policeman
Sart.r BrudywiM said that hr
ban led the change 10 CJjrdou before
bo had receive! tho Lill in payment.
i.i r ton'eexcnae at the police itatloa
w.i.. thut this is a free country and if
ho can boy CottfoJirate 10 bills fui
10 cents each, h has the privilege of
doing us he chooses with the war
The police say that (iorlon has vie
limit d many of his countrymen with
Ihe aut lated pcl
CSCAPta PROM atlNJS 5INC.
'Actur Thrmaa E Ph'.a la Warinlr WeN
cooed by 3: antonlaoe.
T.-.e exci-li-nt rep'it.itlon won one
year ago by Thomas V. Sboa for ver
sstiliiy. ambition and the Mberniity
which Insists upon atirrnu iding him
self with an rfielent an I w-ll lialuncol
lopporl snfii: i l st evening to sttraol
to the Academy Of Music an an iisnce
that Bile I every nvailabl liat and
compelled leieral p'raooi to aland, Mi
a wsi m hi c-.-t liaiiy welcomed an I
n the eenielioa l ;diy of "Kioapod
rom Sing Hing" din nistratol anew
his lower io play at wid with the sym
pathies of his hearers.
i n company with wuion ha has i,a-
sofi .tui nims'ir etiir- r but alightlv
from tn.it sei-n last rear A aloan,
niootli and liii'siiil efT-rtivc perf'-rn:-
SOU Wai the rrUlt Tonight Mr Sn i
will present 'The Hnirot id New
I Wyotnlofl hvc
'jOCKSTArnR Af rHi M01HINOHBM.
lis V.'ss Orae'.nl h n Lug, Auillsnce
There Lut tfighl
Always popaler Lew i ekitadir an i
hti 'ompiny of uiinitrels waregniiad
by a large endie Mt at Ihg rfsllllog'
ham laal night Tba niolng'l Intef1
sintnent opeiod With a snaai m of the
'K tilekerlx oker olnb, ' the meinbers ol
ibe com pa v 'o.'i in ii blank latin
Mi Duikitad"', aai ind by (Jarirge
'..Were, llavn 6f ail I .). (J fluili'V-
Ion kept iini"s m isiainiv obailn
through the efl llenvav and Jtl-s.r-Leitfhlon,
Vvnodii Cfalpeti, Mode and
ih Colllni broil., is tendered Wilt)
beNMllfHl ihe I Dombrii
Mrntphll K mini) ill 1 mi illllLUltlg
mil.: ...I act hi! the trap i w tx ol
I; . w uml brannau wai irreilitably
ROQAM in nVranion, on Antll Id Bar
nani. -on uf t'airlek nqd Mary ltnatl,
aged I'J years, Rt t 1 hotneoi hlanaretit!
uu derldlaa etystati raniral Wedaeaday
aftarnaoa ut 1 o'oioili
Tun Tmivhi will aocn poblUh a cars
fniiy roiiitii"i and vlaMiUvd IM of 1 be
li-aiilng wholesale, banking, 111 iniifantaf-
mg and iriifeai'o,ai loterisli of liarauioa
mid vicinity. 'Mm edition will b bonnd
111 book fm rn, beautifully llliiti aloil with
Ijliotburavnre VilWI of our public hulhl
Inge, htiatues4 blocks, atresia, etc., together
wiui porlrallK of lemllng ultliens. nn
aitnilai work hat ever (teen n ., ,1 rep
resantatloii of Kci'auton's many Indus.
Criae. it will be an invaluable espocttton
of our luialtieas resources. Sent to
persons outside the city, copies of
tbls hanrlsnnin work will attract
nniv comers and be nu uniaiualleil
ailvertlsement of tbe city. The circu
lation Is on a plan that cannot fail of good
results to thoe concerned as well as the city
at. large. Repreieutatlvesof Tna Thihi'nk
will call upon those wnoac naIks
are okbirkd In this edition and explain
Ha nature more fully.
Those desiring views of their residences
In tele edition will please I ave notlSn at
Villi Dm inlitaiei of uis Wifo Ho Pirpeln
atrs a Host Pleuilfli Crlmi
HE ENTERED A PL6A (IF GUILTY
Mrs. Fox Rlfuild to Emulato Mia
I Umpll iri That Raipoet uml Will
Let n Jury DlCldl Her Fato-Thcir
Victim la a Delicate Looking, Little
Oh i oi Fourtnn - Oihor Oaiai
I lr.,i d Oelurv Judj;c.
Tim opening dav f tha tifatent trrtil
ol criminal court wai in Ida mimorabli
by the Ml ilnt a csae of almost no-
paralleled flendlshnm It was antlid
up btfOfl ItJI Aiehbild iu the in iln
uonrt room yoiterday aftornnoni
ha Pox, with ihaiiMlitanoj of TIUu
Foil, Ins wife, will charged with hav
ing ravished Clara Blxuy, aH y-at
old girl, oil Ihe lllgbt l Fell 91 Mi'.
Poi nlirad k pliaol guiiti, but Mm,
Pox decided to inbmli bw oaae to a
jnr;, Mie in defended by Alton. ay
John M. ) i ui lie and Dlitrlil Attormy
Kelly appiara tor tbl coinuioiiweaUli,
Clara Etlxby was the tint witnaii
called fur ihu proiioutloki Though
spproaohlng lur iltteeuth birthday,
tho la small and delloiti, md her up-
M ii ii i o WOUld in lie lie thai she is not
sue said that in acoordanoi with an
arranitoineut madi ty Mia 9wn with
tier notbir, uli" Wi m io tho huuie of
Mr and Mra Pox at Cbeatnni mil
Wltland streets, OU the West Bldl, 10
n-sist Mrs Pox with tti - home work.
ITORK Of THI I'RIMI
Oa Feb. i the began lo work for
them and one WI k later. F'ub. "1. ahu
Went tit tied aa Usual in hi r room, which
adjolnod tho ileeplng apartment! of
Mr. and Mis j?0X. After elm had le
tiied, tiowever, liiev dlfiotad her to
leave her cat and share their hsd ami
eh" complied. Thereupon Mr Fox hi-
laulted ber ami whan sue attonpie I to
maku uu outcry Mrs Fux held In
lown.pnt her hand ovsr liur month and
threatened to ship ber if slm m i lu any
Early tba next morning Olara sail
she retiii uel to li -r houi and reported
tile occui reuuu to her parents, Hr
PolICO testitied to the condition of tlie
girl tWO days after tha a'saillt. when
ha waa trailed to examine her. Polloe
i Ifflder .Stcpiieii Hyer, who arrested
Mrs. FoX.IWOre that shendmitlel hav
nig held the girl, but claimed the latter
itlomitted voluntarily In tonsi deration
of receiving a silver rinj.;.
The admualon Of the husbaud that he
was guilty was oil, red in evidence and
and at that point oonrt adjinrned for
Tne funeral of Hoy Williams took
place from the home of his uucte, Rob
ert Woatlkko. of Went Market street,
yesterdny. The body waa taken to
Mauch Cuuuk for iuterment. Toe fol
lowing were pall hearers. LJatuel
Emery. Charles Cool tan tine, Charln
Connolly, Ceorge Mulley, John Katir.
Flower bearers : Charlai Hopewell, H.
Smith, John Olll, John Payne. The
hv. M. D. Puller performed the buriul
snrvice. There were many beautiful
tloral tributes. j
The Fathsr Wliittov society are go
ing to organizi a buglo corps. Ctinrl-'s
Berry will be the leader.
Mrs Jainea Quoutoa Alod Sunday.
;ge 27, nt her house, lull I West Market
street. Tho funeral will take place
this morning at 9 o'clock. A high mass
will be celebrated at St. Mary's ohnrch
aud intormgn. will be in Duuwore
MITCHELL ELECTSO CHAIRMAN.
rliah School Cotmniitte Agriad
on Third Ballot.
The high school committer) of
board of control hald a matting
light and succeeded in electing a chair
man on the third ballot Haorge Mitch
ell, who was added to thl commit
tee at the lest meeting cf the board,
wai eelootid. W. J. Walsh and T, J
Jenningl were alio voted for.
Baginur Eimnnd Birtl made a ro
port showing that the total coat of the
work dono thut far in making solid the
worked out veins tin deriving the she
of tho building has Ion irjl'i B0, It will
taken month longer to lompliti the
TMHOOP IS N O tl A OORJUGH.
Court Has Card in 1 'In Jalifaiont
111. O sad Jarv
The court yaiterday wnflriutil tho
Judgment of ih.. grand Jury creating
ib 1 borough of Tbruop our. of a portion
of Dlokeoo ( '. iy boron ih
Tneadnyi May ,(i Qted for boMtng
thi Ami election and William Sinn It
Mr Qted to give Doilci of tha avant,
Patrick Oarr wai lunointid judge and
John ii McDonald mid Henry Ann-i-t:
The people nf Tliroop miiII cflabrnl -th-Ir
vlnim v ibis aftarnoM, 0 1 their
lira! all, nipt to secure a borOOgh their
plan wai defeated through a tiohuio
mm mmf '
C0UHT H0UII NtWl NDIIS
Peter flpklir, one uf the oldest rcil
deutsol raewlotl lownihlp, Ii n juror thll
In tbe mallei ol tin hi hsIItj :: of 1 lilan art
street 1 be report uf ilm Viewers Wai ym
terd 11 nnflrnted Dill,
Register of Willi II shier yaiterday ad
inlited io probate tin wlH of Tabltbi
.1 on". Ull of Tavlor.
Tberepori of AtmrneyJ nopb 0 Itrien.
andlior lu Hi" mail ei -r i he asslgnmeat ol
llie Horautun liliy BiDg.wai Bled with
he " it r 1 ) ' iierday sod onOi med niii.
U iiiiNin 1,1'ighti u, John Uoyui ahd
M, I'., bwarti yeateHai hmi forfeited re
cugniii iacoa)ii 1 loken ol by t he 1 unrt on ih
payment or lolti and aotiaiol Tn 1,
in the Mhlty aui of Asa a ffliholi
agalait Jsinei Nloholi end others, conn
vetierday ccuflrmed iinniiy th report ol
1 ho in 11" ' i-r uml 1 1 1 ri 1 oil that 11 formal ur
ilat imbudylug tbi nudlngt nf i'i
Uarrlagi lloineeiwers granted yettcr
dav byl'hrli of tin Courts Thouiaa to
lohn 1 1 1(11 1 Ign ami Mrlmsa htnlth, of this
City, both colored John Cnraer and Mn
bvlMallon, Prloebargi William MoMQity
ami Ella Hart) ' larbon iai".
Tbi city of i 'arbomiaie wanta to Inoreaso
III ladebtadnisi ny tbl issue or bondito
th. amoant or li.Tum. Veatarday it Bled a
it element wlih tho clerk of the courts
showing that the total lii.!ebteilnei Is
t'.'J .'.Hi H'J.
Tba bond of Patrlali Oatey. callictor of
tetei uf arboiidaln towushlp fur thn year
lufls. wai yesterilav conllimed by the
court. It Ih in the mini 01 111.(1110 ami t he
sural l are Patrick llfown, Michael Kelly,
Mrs, Mary Casey and JatnM liarratt.
. my .
Wk ate prepared to furiil.h bulness
men with itrst class stenographers und
typewriters by the day or hour, Scranton
Commercial association, limited, iii Spruce
QnOJlQI A. Briiokl Fainter and paper
hanger, is now located at io.1 Lackawanna
Little Lnotlk Ciiucurulng a Llvslv Is o i th -
.'iietiiii le thr SBraafen TWAuaa
PRIOKBCBO. Pa . April lu Au in
lertalnnitoii will b !. I in Smith k
hall, tlih Tuesday vantua', lor lb
hn4i of St. P ui'e Qeriuaii Bul'OOpal
c nuiii lii' lollow g iiogr mm
iii b r'-n i rati
Sola Mi a Main, tl i ,
ii i ii Jaini-s v. I, i.i . mi. ii n gone
Reel tat too Mi- Portia Jones
mill Me.isrs. yeopor and Watkljs
(tecltatios Mr Bddle Riyooldi
Dnrlauielluu MaetM John O'COOBOI
Uuett laisf Oriel rmu Mrs 11 U. Jous
Itistruuii ul.il Miialo.
Missis. Cuopi r uml SViilklsi
ReettatloB Mui Millie Ljlaaion
QQarlatw Janti WatkMand pany
A grind iDtertilnuint and ittppet
for 'Hi cents.
Miss Minnie Logan and Miss Fill
vYayner ipiui Ibi Cibbatb with f rlmdi
Qrottkd bus been bftfklO fol tlie
foundktloo of tha new Pmbytiriin
oburch in DIokioBi
Will l-'ears, the polttiOil War horse,
hki announced hiuneir aa a oandidati
to the Repnbltinn roonty oonnotlon,
Tbomai KiCg naiii I'm t" the aaui"
0 1 1 T K I C 11 Ii AMAGt. in.'
Aii Allien Thai u Attraettag Hush A -tsntloa
a'M'i mi ' Mi gsroafin TWteaei
HOHISDALB, Pa., April T'i -The
blaring before tba n wi . to umagee
to Dltterloh building oanaad by lowai
ing of basin budge, took plane lu tiw
i OUCOll loom of tlie citv h ill to lny.
Find, lntllli'h, ar , wan awnru, He
said Unit the lent cf thn building be
loin guiding w.is 11,000 Tbl cfiange
In eluding wa iiimli- la i oober, J nlIU
The cost of lowering the walk was f'.'hJ
Before tba obangi In grading v.ms male
he valued tin- httllding at flO.OOO, since
grading at TU',UoU The aalei in his
siore used to amuiint to 110,000 a year,
hut bare dwindled to 14,000.
Thl viewers in lh" c.iso were Hon. J,
c iiirdsaii. a, u Qamwill, v
IStlsliuell, Jolin W. Seaman and PkOl
swingle, sitijonrnmint was iku to
Monday. April M, nt 10 a.m.
AT Nt W WONDERLAND
A Poor O.il'a Uiarv ur.4 Ojod far Noih
"A l'oor Uirl's Diary" was the at
traction at Wonderland last evsuiog,
I n-anated by the Wonderland Theater
company. It Is an Interesting play,
abounding in humor both guy aud pa
th" 1 11', and when properly interpreted,
as it was lust night, cannot fail to
please The individual actors com
portiid tbelusslves admirably an 1 wou
the hearty applause of toe uu lienoi
"Nan, tbe Oood for Nothing,'' a
happy farce comedy, followed "A
Poor Uirl'a Diary," and waa well re
ceived. Miss Maggie Willett as Nnn,
rose to the b-ight of the occasion,
while Will I) Cor nit t, Uus Homer and
the balance of tha cast acquitted th ; 1
selv s ere litably. Tha interpretation
of botii plays was highly aatllfactory
CHANCELLOR STRATTON HlRc.
Conferred D(raes on K-iights of Prtblas
J M Slratton, stats grand ch incel
lor of the Flnights of Pythias, arrived
in this city yest-riny from his home in
Pittsburg. Last evening hi? conferr- d
tlie degree of grand chancellor on many
past chancellors in this city.
The dsgree renders the hoi lor elig
ible to a seat in the grand COQUOi! and
alto entitles them to be candidates for
th office of district deputy.
At Aylesworth'e, 2il) Wyoming avenue.
ANOTHtR SCRANTON VICTORY.
3t John's College Team Defeated by
The Beranton club playod a gaai o(
ball yaattrday with the st. John's Col
lege clnb at M inliui Village near Svr.
etise, N. Y. The elt'.b is a very strong
ft wai deflated bv a loortof 10 to
ti. Flanagan and Patihan being tlie
Scranton batterv To lav the S-rauton
clnb plays nt Bingbamton
Bsi 1. ymir old
fnnii'.ure to Harris, SiM
FIRE AT THF GIASS WORKS
A Burned O it sTomaei Firss One of tha
Tbl burning Out of a furnnca set lire
to one of the fsctori,' ol the Scranton
tilaaa company on tlrefii lii.t? itroil
at 10 18 last night
Only slight d linage WI! done to tha
bnildfng tmt it will require abonl two
WMkl to repair the lufulie and in Ihe
meantlmi the factory will be idle.
Fif watches and tewcltv nt Meichert's
300 Laota. ave
of my itock, 4vi Laekawanna
to families 111 wholesale nalr.
Pi iday and Saturday.
r. n. Cot imi
ii rtMlrlng at Raichirt'i ski
11 IMI! just returned from Now Voik
Willi line lot of carpelH, rugs and mats.
'i"i 1'eiin annus '
Thai we are hero and
all opened up, we can
show ym something
new in the line of
417 Lackawanna Ave.
Best Sets of Teeth,$3i00
Including the painless extracting
1 1 teeth by au entirely now pi j
Cess. S. C. Snyder, D.D.S.
186 WYOMING AVE.
EASIEST TO WORK
IT HAS 100 USES
he Besl Polnlo Washer
O.'J Alt! H.
L Flour Bin:;,
Call in mil
BBuoe IB iii .
lur'. to all a
ly low prlee! on
are still ihv loa
' n ioi- u.iv
'1 i yoo'la see
M ktel eijenl. ,, i
g HLNHfBjiilinCO,, 176PENN ;.i:. I
S aare 's Hi.n.i i,.,i i eaaelallsta
128 Wyoming Ave.
V.'c open on SATURDAY, APBII.
1 1, u litli lin- of J.uitii-s' and
I 'lli I'll oil's
rocluding ail eraniiLg sintijirij Lo
silt and i.i:i!- Tbraad,
m. . WW
Represents Banister's new
Razor Toe Last. If you want the
latest styles in Footwear trade at
BANISTER'S PRICES are a little less to yon
are paying elsetliere for iota: gMfe
BANISTER will give you MORE lor your money
than any Sfioc House
and RB5SC1 Shoes lo
Four Creat Bonanzas
FOR THIS WEEK
"PEE INCREASE of trade last week is very appar
i ent. The Handsome Gin we are presenting this
season appears to have met with public favor, which
accounts for the increase of sales io every department.
This week we will give a special offering from each
. 1 v aa
CLOTHING DEPARTMENT SPECIAL
500 Men's Fine Dres? and Business ?ai:s.
cut in the latest fashion, viz.: The Lcn
Cut Regent Sack Snir. worth from (is
to $15. Trice this week
FURNISHING DEPARTMENT SPECIAL
;oo ilo .Men line Cheviot AeQligee
Shirts, two attachable collars assorted
patterns; regular price, $1.50. tliisweek.
HAT DEPARTMENT SPECIAL
100 doteo Men's Fine Alpine Hats, in
Black, Brown and Nutria, regular price, I
1 50, This eek . . . . s? I
SK0E DEPARTMENT SPECIAL
1,000 paira Ladies' Fine Kid Shoes. Opera
Toe and Common Sense,
all widths; regular price.
Tn above specials are positive i .irgaina and car. t last long.
RBaaBUBBR, atary purchase.- ol Men a Boys' or Children' Clothing,
Slices Hate r FurttlahtftgA Whose pnrahaaa amounts to $1 or over, is pre
Mntld With u HHn on the baaUUfnl Parlor Suit displayed in our wiadow.
137 ANO 139
S. Le, ( ;
Enterprise has proven itself a groat success. Our cus
tomers are delighted with it. Hava you got the right
idea of it? If you lnvjn't, call in; we will explain it
to you. Ask your neighbors about it. Tha Free Dis
tribution will laat ab3ut three wak3. By permission,
we rofer you to tha following a few of our customers:
aii D. 1 Horgeaji n Barder at , Bsllsvns
Mi. 1 iin, ml. 11, nu Irvlas sveatts
ii, Rlehard Kelegar, Ms Proapaol avenue
Mn. s. ir. Harris, It' real ave
ntamae Muulev, Rsq.. Archbald, I'a.
Mrs. Ilreerer, 114 Laroliitroet
Mrs Mullen, KIT U:l.iuii.lia-t.
Mill Hagfl. NulHerln, A Qlbsnn 11 rent.
tie nmveril Uavli, 0 Kvnna .tree .
Hr. Bde r. II ntlsr, BIO Oswolli Court.
ilm. i Tnetass,eor. Fillmore A Jackson its
BROWN'S BEE HIVE
I 224 LACKAWANNA AVENUE.
irsT xuis WSVX
ba -e e
in tlie city, PiteBl Leather
BCKAXTON FA. 0
ia m 1 m M
si es gW to 7.
I & IE
' Mr l. . ll'Conmir, li'J K.illnson striiat.
Mr., ii t alssn, Believes
Hr, -iini .1 Kiiin ii. Taylor,
Mr .i n HiiiKai, 8 TO Providsnoe Road.
li Nellie Kane. 1I.V Mnurae avenuu
HISS H CennaTi TU Madison avenue.
i Hr, Ohas. Kiery. rrtoebarg. Pa
Mis. I . i 1 1. n. i I ,il Oapoase avenue,
ati John V As'. mi. Tavlor, I'u.
i li. 1 t viim, :J1 ifouth Main street.