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THE SCEANTO TRIBUNE "WEDNESDAY MORNING, DECEMBER 12, 1894.
Very Haudsome Assort
ments of New Silks are
Shown for the Holiday
Season. The prices are
more interesting than
ever, while the general
stock is at its height.
Two essential points to remember:
Our styles are invariably in the
best taste and perfectly correct,
whilst in ewry instance our prices
are considerably below those rul
ing in other stores. Notice the
splendid specimens in lilue or
Black Beaver, Kersey and Cheviot,
with tiijht-littiiiu and loose fronts,
32 and 56 inches long.
Down go the prices and up go the
sales like a rocket
The values here are simply mar
velors. In this connection it can
be tiuthfully stated that we have
nevi r shown a better assortment
fur the Holiday Seas n. Silk and
line are all selling at reduced
All the Ready-uiade Hats are now
much below early prices.
S GRAND DEPOT.
412 Spruce Street, Scranton.
Dr. Reeves has had long unil varied ex
perience In hospital unci nilvute practice
and treats nil acute and rlironlc diseases
of men, women and children.
CONSULTATION AND EXAMINATION FREE.
He, with his assistants, treat all dls
oaHes of he nervous system, diseases of
the eye, ear, nuso and throat, dyspepsia,
rheumatism, lost vitality, premature
Weakness or decay In both sexes, nervous
debility, catarrh, tumors, cancers, erup
tions, blood-polsoninK, fits, epilepsy, In
discretion and errors of youth, lost man
hood, eczema, scrofula, St. Vtus' dance,
asthma, diseases of the heart, lungs,
liver, kidneys, bladder, stomach,, etc.
Young Men Positively Cured.
Offer to the Public for Catarrh.
Any one Ruffotins with Catarrh who
Ivlshes to be permanently, quickly und
cheaply cured muy receive three months'
treatment for only FIVE DOLLARS. The
doctor has discovered a specltlc for this
dreaded disease. You can treat and cure
yourself and family with It at home. It
never falls to cure. A trial treatment
OFFICK HOURS-Dally, 0 a. m. to 9 p.
m.; Sundays, 10 to 12 and 2 to 4.
Special prices on all the above goods
foe the Holidays.
J. Scott Inglis
Carpet and Wall Paper,
419 LACKAWANNA AVE.
four doom above Wyoming House.
Highest of all in Leavening Power. Latest U. S. Gov't Report
The handsome new residence of T. D,
Marshall, of Ureenwood, Is nearly com
. Monday afternoon was a grand event
to the school children, who were all
photographed In their respective rooms,
The Young Men's Institute branch,
No. 184, will hold their regular meeting
I on Thursday evening. Nominations
will be made for the different offices,
Patrick Dolan, of Five I'olnts, Is
erlously 111. , , )
NEWS OF THIS VICINITY
J. M. Lester, organizer of the Im
proved Order of Heptasophs, lias been
Industriously working the town for two
or three days, and now announces that
he has secured nearly enough names to
establish a conclave here. The roster
of membership contains the names of
some of the most prominent citizens,
and the conclave, If organized, will be
In good hands.
When Superintendent Keeler called
the teachers' Institute together on Mon-
daj there were 129 present to be en
rolled. There Is a 'total of 134 schools In
the county, but one 4s not In operation,
S'j that there were but four teachers
The fair of the Citizens of Bralntrlm
band occurs at Laceyvllle Wednesday,
Thursday and Friday. They expect sev
eral bands to be present, and will unite
in a grand street parade on the last
day. A general assortment of articles
will be on sale during the three days.
Miss Ida Squires entertained a few
friends socially at her father's home on
Foundry street last evening.
Robert Collins, a bright young man
from Lovelton, who was graduated In
veterinary surgery at Ontario, Canada,
lust year, left this morning for Mem
phis, Tenn., where he will practice ihls
profession. He practiced In Scranton a
part of the time the past year.
The remains of the late T. B. Wall
were transferred from Gravel Hill ceme
tery to Sunnyslde today.
Mrs. Theodore Streeter is visiting
Some of the street urchins nailed a
pocketbook to the sidewalk yesterday
afternoon and then congregated on the
pposlte side of the street and waited
for the pretty school ma'ams to come
down from the Institute. Every few
moments an unsuspecting dam3el
would Mtoop down to pick It up, and the
chorus that greeted her from the rag
tag brigade would send the hot blood to
her cheeks and quicken her pace to a
James E. Frear, esq., Is remodeling
his property on Third street.
The barns, sheds and other adjacent
outbuildings belonging to Jacob States.
of East Lynn, were burned at about 10
o'clock Monday night. Mr. States -re
tired at about 9 o'clock and had fallen
asleep, when he was aroused by his
neighbors and found the flames burst
ing out at the roof. Nothing of im
portance could besaved, and two horses,
severul wagons, sleighs, farming uten
sils and about thirty tons of hay were
consumed. The loss is estimated at
from $2,500 to $3,000. He had $1,800 In
surance. No cause for the fire can be
found unless It might have been done
by the pipe of a tramp.
Professor R. A. Coon has gone to
Worcester, Mass., where he has se
cured a situation In the car shops.
The Baptist young people will hold a
"poverty social" tonight. Mush and
milk are the chief articles of diet, and
15 cents will be the price of admission.
The Junior Epworth league held their
election of ofllcer3 yesterday afternoon
and the following is the result: Presi
dent, Rev. W. M. Hiller; first vice-president,
Mary Jayne; second vice-president,
Frod Potter; secretary, Ruth Pi
att; assistant secretary, Herman Mack;
treasurer, Nellie Billings; organist, Rita
Ross; lookout committee, Pearl Diet
rich, Minnie Shook, Rosa Stone,-James
Carey, Norris Swisher, Harry Ross,
Charles Jones; ilower committee. Lulu
Brown, Jessie Billings, Ruth Piatt, Bes
sie Burchard, Fred Barlow, Fred
Mrs. Lafaytte, of Scranton, was a
visitor here yesterday.
George Morris, of Feltzvllle, accident
ally Khot himself yesterday morning
with a shotgun while out hunting. He
slipped on a stone and in falling down
the trigger of the gun In some way
went off, striking him in the left leg
just below the knee, Imitating a very
serious but not dangerous llesli wound.
Tho Taylor, Pyne and Holdeu mines
were paid yesterday.
The twentieth anniversary of Lacka
wanna lodge, No. 13, American Protest
ant association, was celebrated last
night In Reese's hall on Main street.
An excellent programme was rendered
for the occasion.
The Misses Lloyd and Gabriel, of
Providence, were visitors hero yesterday.
Rev. T. E. Jepson, pastor of tho Bap
tist tabernacle, this city, left yesterday
afternoon for Sidney, N. Y., where he
will assist In revival services. He will
be absent two or three weeks.
O. L. Utley, of Wyoming street, who
has been seriously ill during the past
six weeks, is able to sit up.
Frank Van Gorder, of Terrace street,
has accepted a situation In Scranton.
At the close of the convention of tho
Pennsylvania Sunday School associa
tion which was held In this city Mon
day, the following officers were selected
ton; secretary.' Frank Stephens; treas
for the local branch; President, S. Bol-
urer, A. S. Lewsley.
E. M. Peck spent yesterday with his
son, Emmons, at Emmons, To., Sullt
This evening the Epworth league will
noid its regular monthly business meet
Miss Lottie Banfleld, the 4-yenr-old
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. B. E. Ban
field, was very seriously burned on Sat
urday. Mrs. Banfleld had left the little
one In a room playing while she was
attending to household duties, when
her attention was attracted by cries of
the little one. Ru.shlng to the room
she was horror stricken to Bee her
child In flames. She hastily endeavored
to tear the burning clothes from the
little one and finally succeeded, but not
until she had recleved several burns on
the hands and arms.
Mrs. Charles D. Sanderson is still
very 111. . .
Mr. and Mrs. George B. Mead re-
celved a visitor on Friday last, who
Intends to stay, In the person of a
bouncing baby boy.
Mr. and Mrs. George Stanton are
greatly delighted over the arrival of
Louis Morgans, of Nanticoke, Is vl
Ring his patents! here.
Miss Jennie Sldnther, of Green Ridge,
has returned home after a week's visit
with friends here.
Miss Catherine PHtfhiinl nf Ok'.
pliant, Is nursing Mrs. Meed through
Colonel Sprague, the University Ex
tension lecturer, will give the first of a
series of lectures at the Blakely Bap
tist church this evening under the aus
pices of the Young Meii's Christian
Thomas McAndrew, of Patterson, N.
J., a former resident of this place, ia
visiting relatives in town.
The reception of the, Blakely Social
club has been postponed until Dec. 20.
The Young Men's Christian union
will hold an entertainment, supper and
watch meeting In their rooms on Scott
street Monday evening, Dec. 31. The
programme will be something new and
J. R. Schubmehl, of Dansville, N. Y.,
Is the guest of his brother, Editor
Schubmehl, of the Gazette.
The grand carnival of days and
Christmas market will be opened to
night and tomorrow night at the Pres
byterian church, Peckvllle. Admission
only G cents. A large display of Christ
mas presents. A very line entertain
ment will be given each evening. The
finest display of Indian curiosities will
be on exhibition.
Professor Homer B. Sprague, one of
the most noted University Extension
lecturers, will deliver a fall lecture at
8 o'clock this evening, in the Blakely
Baptist church. It Is probable this will
be but the first of a series of seven,
which will continue through the winter
Hon. C. P. O'Malley has returned
Mrs. W. L. Schlager is visiting rela
tives in Avoca.
At the regular meeting of George
Fell post, No. 307, Grand Army of the
Republic, held last Saturday evening,
the following officers were elected to
serve for the ensuing term: Com
mander, R. H. Holgate; senior vice
commander, O. B. Jones; junior vice
commander, AVilllam Raven; quarter-
master.H. H. White; surgeon, William
Rice; chaplain, Rev. A. B. Browo; offi
cer of day, George Perry; officer of the
guard, Joseph l'elham; council of ad
ministration, Harrison Wolfe, J. W.
Mershon, Virgil McManus; auditors, M.
J. Hall, J. B. Hopklmj and O. B. Jones;
delegate to the state convention at
Williamsport, H. 11. White; alternate,
Parton Lewis. Public Installation at
the next regular meeting.
Washington camp, Patriotic Order,
Sons of America, No. 314, elected seven
new members at their last meeting, and
four more are to be led into the mys-
Uiries of the order at their next meet
If you want a first class shave, a
fashionable hair cut, a thorough sham
poo, your hair singed or dyed, call at
Martin Bold's barber shop. I have also
on hand a full line of fine segars and
tobacco and pipes.
The funeral of Mrs. Oscar Cohin, of
Scranton, was held in the Methodist
Episcopal church Tuesday morning.
Rev. Mr. Wilbur, of Factoryville, officiated.
Born To Mr. and Mrs. Harry Steph
ens, a daughter.
Mr. and Mrs. S. W. Harding, of Ring
hamton, were calling on Nicholuon
friends, Tuesday last.
Mrs. Harry Wilson has returned from
the Parlor City.
Miss Anna Wilcox is visiting the Elec
The Nicholson Independent Order of
Odd Fellows will attend a banquet at
Fautoryvllle this evening. Will return
on a special.
Mrs. Fannie Heartly, of Glenwood, Is
visiting Mrs. O. H. Williams.
Mrs. George Snyder and son, Ray
visited the Electric City yesterday.
Morton Stephens started for Wyom
lng seminary, yesterday morning.
There Is still trouble about the cross
A large number of Italian families
have moved In town. The men will
work In the JJlamoiid vein, in Jermyn's
The num who were boring for coal
In Jermyn's shaft with a diamond drill
lng machine 'have been successful.
They have struek a fine vein of coal.
This is good news to the mlnei'3 of this
Arrangements are being made to hold
a fair for the benefit of St. Thomas'
church during the holidays.
Mrs. Andrew Kennedy, of Olyphnnt,
waa the guest of her parents, Mr. and
Mrs. Thomas Drake, for the past few
M. Joyce ha3 begun work to rebuild
his hotel, which was recently destroyed
Miss Mary Monie, who has bpen visit
ing her sister In Iowa for the past year,
has returned home.
The Presbyterian Sunday school Is
practicing for a Christmas entertain
ment. Mrs. Walter Smiles,' who has been
sick, Is Improving.
Mr. and Mrs. N. M-TMnn, of Foster,
were callers at M. N. Townsend's, Mon
Mr. and Mrs. George Elsenhart, of
Wavei'ly, N. Y who have been visit
ing Mr. Elsenhart's sister, Mrs. Charles
Haag, of River street, returned home
Miss Bertha Knapp left for Chicago
Saturday, where she will spend the
winter with Mrs. Kate Harrington.
Miss Nelly DcGraw, of S6ranton, Is
the guest of Miss Bertha Reynolds for
a few days.
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Baker, who have
been visiting their son, of Scranton,
und daughter, at Caryl Station, re
turned home Kaiturday afternoon.
Ilaymond Baker and daughter, of
Went Auburn, ure the guests of Mr. and
Mrs. Peter Baker. These two brothers
have lived within twenty miles of each
other all their lives and have not nit
before In fifty years. It seems each
had lost track of the other.
The. Independent Order of Odd Fel
lows of this place will hold a banquet
this (Wednesday) evening in the Brick
hall. They will entertain as their
guests members of the Great Bend,
Tunkhannock, Nicholson, Mill City,
Clark's Summit lodges, and all lodges
in this section.
Those attending the Institute nt
Tunkhannock from this place are:
Misses Helen Bold and Maud Wiigley,
Mrs. Lou Stork and Professor Charles
A Biirprlse party was tendered Miss
Minnie Goesser at, her home Monday
evening by the clerkB of Mennor & Co.
After a severe Illness of several weeks
duration Dr. C. R. Brady is oncj more
able to be at his office.
Cards are out announcing tho mar
rlage of Miss Myrta Woodwnrd to Dr.
Edward W. Burns at the bride's home
Christmas evening at 6 o'clock.
Miss Clara Bunnell will be married to
William Kletner on Tuesday evening,
Dec. 18, at tho home of her parents, Mr.
and Mrs. Olive Bunnell.
Mothers! Mctlicrs!! Mothers!!!
Mrs. Wlnslow's Soothlnj; . Syrup h.n
been used for over fifty years by mil
lions of mothers, for their children while
teething, with perfect succosi. It soothes
the child, softens the gums, allays nil
pain; cures wind colic, nnd is tho best
remedy for dlnrrhea. Sold by druggists
In every part of the world. Ho sure and
ask for "Mrs. WInslow'B Soothing Syrup,"
and taks no other klad. Twenty-five cents
a bof.le. ' . ..... .
Dr. P. J. Gillespie has returned home
after spending a few days in Philadel
phia. Bernard Qulnn, a well known and
highly respected gentleman of West
Avoca, While attending to his duties at
No. 13 shaft, yesterday morning, was
seriously hurt by a fall of rock. One
leg and arm were broken and he was
otherwise Injured. He lies In a critical
condition at his home In West Avoca.
Mrs. J. Goodwin, of Luzerne, Is visit
ing her son, Hugh Goodwin, of West
Clarence Harris was a visitor at
The Traction company Is progressing
with the laying of its tracks through
town, and Burgess Holllster is paying
pretty close attention and seeing that
they do their work right.
Miss Ella Foy was calling on Plttston
Miss Helen Monroe, of Kingston, Is
spending a few days with relatives in
C. S. Hoyt was In Carbondale Tues
H. J. Dolpaw was in Wilkes-Barre
Mrs. Nellie Walker is visiting her
daughter, Mrs. W. J. Bergen.
Misses Maggie, Rose and Ella Mul
holland, Kate Grlffliths and Messrs.
W. J. Bergan, W. Mellow, John Cog
gins, Hanaphy and Patrick Murray,
witnessed "The Count of Monte
Chrlfto" at Carbondale last night.
Feels Like A New Woman
Since Taking Hood's
Indigestion and Sick Headaches
"C. I. nood & Co., Lowell, Mass.:
" I havo been taking Hood's Sarsaparlllaslnci
last December for Indigestion, catarrh and sick
headache, and it lias nuulo me feci like- a new
woman. When I commenced taking It I did not
have any appetite anil fur years I lunl to lie verv
careful about my diet. Now I can eut any kind
of loodwltlioiitiniydistressaftcrwaiils. 1 Inula
severe case of catarrh, ami this with my indiges
tion brought on frequent attacks of Bi.it lica.t
aiiie. They bothered lite very much. iiutsiii"B
taking several bottles of Hood's SSarsapurMa
' All Is Changed.
It has cured me of catarrh aud my other
troubles! I liopo every ono similarly uf
Dicted will try Hood's Sarsaparilla and be
convinced of its merit." Miss Klla John-
bos, 1215 Alder Street, Philadelphia, I'enn.
Hood's Pills are liaml made, and perfect
Id proportion aud appearance. 25c. a box.
THE HUNT i C01ELL
MAKCFACiunERs' Agents fob
TRENTON IRON COS
VAN ALEN & GOS
OXFORD IRON C0.S
MERCHANT BAR IRON.
REVERE RUBBER CO3
BELTING, PACKING AND HOSE.
FAYERWEATHER & LADEW'S
"HOYT'S" LEATHER BELTING.
A. B. BONNEVILLE'S
"STAR" PORTLAND CEMENT.
AMERICAN BOILER C0.S
'Economy" hot air furnaces.
GRIFFING IRON CffS
434 LACKAWANNA AVE.
The salo of Parts J, 5, C, 7 and 8, of Pal
mer fox's Interesting nnd laughable
"Queer People" will open on Friday
morning at The Tribune business olflee.
Coal of tho best quality for domestic
use, Rnd of all gl7.es, delivered in any
part of the city at lowest price.
Orders left ut my Office
NO. 118 WYOMING AVENUE,
Rear room, flrat floor. Third National
Bank, or sent by mail or telephono to thu
tilne, will receive prompt attention.
Bpeclal contracts Hill be made for the
lalo and delivery of Buckwheat Coal.
WM. T. SMITH.
Sip of the Bell. 230 LACKAWANNA AVENUE.
Ennkrupt Stock from the Hydo ' Frudenthal & Co., 21 Waverly
Park Clothint; Store, bought at Place, New York.
Sheriff's alo at One-Quarter its '
Value. ( Wholesale Slock of the Wearwell
ii Suit Co., 16 West Third Street,
Dissolution Stock of Broderick, New York.
The Unparalleled success of our
great 5aif;aiu 8alea lias encouraged j
us to purchase ut Sheriirti sale the
stock of Ihe Hyde l'nrk Clothing!
Store, a littukrupt Stuck which wei
secured at one-quarter Hs value. The
stock, consisting entirely of line;
Clothing nimio in tho past four'
month. We have added the two
wholesale stocks which we houghl
in New York. f
Tliis tiiplo offering presents an
army of bargains which eclipse auy ;
that wo have yet shown. :
I $ 1.45
For Boys' Eoolilo BronMed Union
C.esimuro aud C heviot Suits; nUo
11. ...u' u.i.vm niwl ,1,. rut. In 1..
Uvuroiutrci?uliir price, S- nntl j-U
For Hoys' tiuu all wool cheviot
Cft'slmcru and Irish Frieze h'eet'or
emits; M80UOVS- .neiwnuuu ft.tr
Vey L'lstors, valui JS.im.
For ehoico lioin u lurgo lino of
Hoys' Heefors with deep nailer or
Vulvt Collar, nicely Iruidcd,
vo.uo S.'LUler fl.iHi
V.... ..l,ni..n fw.tn a lot r.f n...,D' nll
v0 woul Cliinciiillm Blue cheviot
uray Aiairon una insn frier,;-t-torin
Ulsters, with lurjje col. bis,
1 J 7R For Men's Finprto and Double S
I Breasted CuMium-re. und t'liev o; S
Suiti: nlso .Men's Hluck and Blue JJ
overcouts, valuu Ji and S1U. g
7CR For Men'sall wool Black and Blue g
lUJ cheviot unit Fmiey 1'atuininre
huits, single and duub'o In sisted,
or loni cut-nwiiyu; a s Illnrk nd 5
Blue Kersey and Ll'ilt Colored JJ
Melton Overcoat!, value $1-.
U 07 For Men's extra flue Blnck nni S
H'Ol Blm Cluy Worst i.l Uus-ut Cut-
uwny Suits or xiuulo mid douliln
breasted : Fancy Cuosiiuere und !S
, ( heviot Anils: also lili" Custom- 5
made Blue or Blnck Kersey nnd g;
Melton i'oule Overcoats, value S'.'U.
For rholon f rora a lim of Men's g;
flue Blue Chinclillln Ulsters, uicn- jj
ly lined with heavy Cm-iiun-iv, gj
xvitW lnrnu collar to protect tho J
curs, vulue ('J.
3 01 For Men's Bltin and Black Chin- 5
'A cuillti Ovoreoata; ul single, nnd JJ
double broustuil Mixed Suits, "
vidua 28. S3
2i0 For ch l. o from an Immenpo lino 5
of Men'n Worsted and Cn lmvre m
Punts: equal to tit a id finish to
roi,'ular tolll Pants.
! The Bell Clothing House,!
I s Reliable Advertisers of Facts.
g SIGN OF THE BELL 230 LACKAWANNA AVE, 5
THE DICKSON MANUFACTURINGCO
SCRANTON AND WILKES-BARRE, PA., Manufacturers of
Locomotives, Stationary Engines, Boilers,
HOISTING AND PUMPING MACHINERY.
General Office: SCRANTON, PA.
g - ; LEADERS OF LOW PRICES. ,
JI 400402 Lackawanna Avenue.
A LARGE STOCK OF
IB. IB ill
fil SPECIAL PRICES, i
B .. .. .. , .
GRAND D1SPLRY.0F , 2
I HolidayvGoods i
e wmr READV. 3
SOI n MB II
Hanging Four Shelf Book Rack, $3.50.
Big Value, $3.50.
A Graceful Four Leg Table, $E.o,o.
And Four Fold Screen Frame, all of exceptional
values aud of latest patterns.
Plusli and Leather Seat, $3.00 to $25.00 each.'
' Iu Bamboo, Oak and White Enamel.
Hampers, Waste, Work aud Fancy Baskets'. Step
Ladder Chairs, Card Tables.
KERR & SIEBECKER
406 AND 408 LACKA. AVE.
i in if iiL
And our Grand Holiday Display is ushered before 3rou
iu all its brilliant glory. Don't be dazzled when you
enter our store (as it's far superior to our last year's
display), and goods are so much cheaper. Come here
any clay aud take your time to look. Our store is a
GRAND FREE FAIR, without the raffle and wheel
of fortune fiends. Go upstairs. There you will also
see beautifully fitted up departments. And iu the
basement the same way, but more of the solid and
substantial. Our Credit System ? Oh ! yes ; that's
iu the same working order as heretofore. We want
you to make use of it. We extend goods to you as
liberally that way as though you paid cash.
Hundreds upon hundreds of Onyx Tables, Lamp
Stands, Lamps, Shades, Clocks, Ornaments; thous
ands of Chairs, Fancy Gilt Chairs, Rattan and Up
holstered Rockers, Solid Oak, Birch, Maple and Ma-
hogauy Rockers, in antique and novel designs. Book
cases with desks aud without; Ladies' Fancy Desks
in different woods, Music Cabinets, Ladies' Toilet Ta
bles, etc., etc. Nearly five thousand of the haudsom
est'and loveliest things you ever set eyes on. . Come
and walk through. We'll welcome you.