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TIIE SCKAXTON TRTBIJNE "WEDNESDAY fpUNIXG, DECEMBER 2G, 1S94.
Another Rare Owportuuity
. Is Presented This Morning
ill Stylishly Made Ladies'
Coats The Prices Are the
Lowest of the Present Sea
ItlBht from a maker who was glad to avail
himself of our offer. He had too many
garments and too littlo money, and thus
we purchased upon our own terms. Each
wrap Is exquisitely made and trimmed In
the latest fashionable style; the materials
are the best and such as have found great
favor among the ladles of taste. Such of
ferings as these have not been shown In
Bcranton this year, 40 Inches long, double
breasted, large sleeves and tlght-llttlng.
Itegular prices until now were
- J12, $17, and f-0.
Remarkable varieties and values have
been bvought here for the holidays. The
prices are conspicuous for their small
ness, while the qualities and styles oc
cupy the highest place known to Hand
LADIES' UNDERWEAR .
HOLIDAY DRESS GOODS
Every color for decorating, every kind.
From the best makers. The assortment
is particularly Interesting, as It Includes
all grades from the ordinary to the finest.
Open Evenings Until Christmas.
'S GRAND DEPOT.
412 Spruce Street, Scranton.
Dr. Reeves has had long and varied ex
perience In hospital and private practlco
and treats all acute and chronic diseases
of men, women and children.
CONSULTATION AND EXAMINATION FREE.
Ho, with his assistants, treat all dis
eases of he nervous system, diseases of
the eye, ear, noso and throat, dyspepsia,
rheumatism, lost vitality, prematura
weakness or decay In both sexes, nervous
debility, catarrh, tumors, cancers, erup
tions, blood-poisoning, (Its, epilepsy, In
discretion and errors of youth, lost man
hood, eczema, scrofula, St. V'tus' dance.
astnnia, diseases 01 tne neurt, lungs,
liver, kidneys, bladder, stomach, etc.
Voting Men Positively Cured.
Offer to tho I'ubltc for Cutarrh.
Any ono suffering with Catarrh who
visties to De permanently, quickly and
cheaply cured may receive three months'
treatment for only FIVE DOLLARS. Tho
doctor has discovered a speclllc for this
dreaded disease. You can treat and euro
yourself and rami v with It at home. It
never falls to cure. A trial treatment
OKFICK HOURS-Dally, 9 a. m. to 9 p.
m.; Sundays, 10 to 12 and 2 to 4.
SEWS OF IBIS VICINITY
Miss Mary Waiter, a teacher In one
of the schools at Canton, Bradford
county, Is spending the week with her
uncle, T. Q. Walter.
Robert Maybee received a telegram
Monday afternoon stating that his aged
mother, living near Tuwanda, was very
ill. He hastened at once to her bedside.
Mrs. Maybee Is well known and highly
esteemed here, and her friends hope for
her early recovery. '
DlHtrict Attorney J. M. Garman and
family spent Christmas with Mrs;
Miss Maude Crawford Is visiting tier
brother at Jermyn.
Miss Lizzie Broughton Is spending
the week at Meshoppen, and Miss Mary
Jayne at Mehoopany.
Investors In the new all pool declare
that operations will begin as oon as
the company can get tunings in shape.
The location of the first well has not
yet been decided upon and at last re
ports the amount of funds desired had
not been fully pledged.
W. E. Bullock Is Improving In health.
The season for house limiting ia on
and tenants are seeking their location
for another year. Houses are In goo-.l
demand, notwithstanding building Is
going steadily on.
There Is one little Improvement that
the borough fathers should provlde.and
that Is placards put up to designate the
names of the streets. As It now Is a
eitronger cannot locate any desired
place without a great deal of needless
Inquiry. Small signs placed at the in
tersections of the streets and giving
the names thereof need not be expen
sive, and would raise us greatly In the
estimation of strangers.
Some of the narrow guage trackmen
aver that a third rail will be added to
Alio Montrose road as far up the line as
Lake Carey, and that the track boss
has received Instructions to make
preparations for the work at once. The
purpose Is to run excursion cars
through to the lake without change.
the Kuggles saw mill, near Lake
Carey, is to tte removed to another
tract of timber.
Charlie Swisher and Hd Mentzer are
spending their vacation at home.
Special prices oa all the above goods
for the Holidays.
Carpet and Wall Paper,
419 LACKAWANNA AVE.
Foot doors abovo Wyouilug Uuou.
John Mullherln, of Forest City, spent
Christmas with Mlnooka friends.
Jerry Colter, of Carbondale, circulate
ed among us yesterday.
Tharieua Lydon, one of tho Mlnooka
Are sufferers, will hold a raflle for a cow
at the Temperance, ball tonight.
Thomas Haley and Mary Murray, of
Greenwood, will be married at St. Jo
seph's Catholic church this afternoon
A number of our vocalists attended
the eisteddfod at Taylor, yesterday
Highest of all in Leavening Power. Latest U. S. Gov't Report
Davis, of Main street, and George W.
Powell, of Oak street, were united In
marriage by the Itev. Charles Jones, of
Nantlcoke, at the home of the bride's
sister, Mrs. Thomas J. Williams, of
Taylor street. James T. Watklns acted
as groomsman, and Miss Mary C. Davis
as bridesmaid. After the ceremony the
young couple, who are highly esteemed
eceived the congratulations of the in
vited guests. The presents received
were numerous and costly. A wedding
supper was served. The following were
present: Misses Sarah Davis, Polly
Davis, Jennie Davis, ' Ethel Jones,
Christy Powell, Bertha Jones, Anna 13.
Gordon, Carrie Nyhart, Kebocca Davis,
Naomi Harris, May Morris, Martha
Thomas, Mary Morgan, Mrs. A. Ed
wards, Mrs. Thomas J. Davis, Mrs. W.
Williams, Mesdames Haught, Taylor,
Barr, Mrs. James Powell, Mrs. Powell,
Mrs. Harry Harris, Messrs. Luther
Taylor. Lafayette Rought, James Grif
fiths, Thomas Edwards, Harry Evans,
Anthony Edwards, Harry Harris, Da
vid Davis, Tallie Grililths, Harry Pow
ell, Thomas J. Williams, H. J. Daniels,
of the Truth, and John Richards.
Isaac and Evan Davis are visiting
friends In Nantlcoke.
Born, to Mr. and Mrs. John W. Reese,
on Union street,- a boy.
John Davis, of Laflln, Is visiting in
At the home of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas
Swales, 722 Hickory street, their daugh
ter, Miss Elizabeth, an accomplished
young lady, was wedded to John Jayne
last Monday evening. The ceremony
was performed by the Rev. F. P. Doty,
pastor of the Methodist Episcopal
ohurwh. Miss Bather Bonfield, of Hyde
Park, was the bridesmaid, and William
Swales, the bride's eldest brother, was
the groomsman. At S o'clock Mrs. F.
P. Doty played the wedding march as
the bridal party entered the parlor,
which was nicely decorated, and the
marriage ceremony was performed
underneath an arch of evergreens. A
most delightful lunch was partaken of.
The following were present: Mr. and
Mrs. John Grlcsdale, Mr. and Mrs.
George Woodbrldge, Mr. and Mrs.
Thomas Coates, Mr. and Mrs. William
Warne, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Telford,
Mr. and Mrs. William Johns, Mr. and
Mrs. S. M. Rogers, Mrs. John Kendall,
Mrs. George Bell, of reckvllle; Mr. and
Mrs. John Morris, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas
Ward, of Olyphant; Misses Sarah and
Hannah Coates, Lizzie Norrls, Emma
Fendlck, Mrs. James Mitchell and
daughter, Eva, of Hyde Park; Mark
Bell, Daniel Swales, Harry Norris and
Fred Berry, of Green Ridge, was the
guest of Past Master Swingle's family
Mrs. William H. Walker and Miss
Jennie Tuthlll left last Monday to
spend the holidays with friends at Port
Jervis, N. Y.
Mr. and Mrs. S. S. Hards and (laugh
tor, Mattle, of Carbondale, visited with
Mrs. Hards' mother yesterday.
A family gathering assembled at the
homeof Mrs. W. S. Bloes on Main street
yesterday. Tho following were present:
Mr. and Mrs. M. 8. Shaffer, of Wilkes
Barre; Mr. and Mr3. A. J. Shaffer Mr,
and Mrs. J. L. Miller, of Plymouth; Mr,
Frank Shaffer, Misses M. H. and Han
nah Shaffer, and Mrs. Abraham Shaffer,
the mother of all the above named, of
Varton, Wayne county.
Air. and Mrs. F. L. Millard, of Green
Ridge, were guests of Mr. 'and Mrs.
A. W. Brundage yesterday.
Travlss Budd, of Carbondnle, called
on friends here yesterday.
Relief in Six Hours.
Distressing Kidney and Bladder dls.
eases relieved In six hours by the "New
Greta South American Kidney Cure.
This new remedy is a great surprise on
account of Its exceeding promptness In
relieving pain in tne bladder, kldnevs
back and every part of the urinary pas
sages in malo or remaie. It relieves re
tentlon of water and pain in passing It
almost immediately. If you want quick
relief and cure this Is your remedy. Sold
by C. M. Harris, Druggist, 125 Penn ave
nue, Scranton, Pa.
Mr. and Mrs. William J. Stone and
son. Arthur, are visiting In Wllkes
Rev. Mr. Rowlands, of Wyoming, oc
cupied the pulpit at the Methodist
Episcopal church on Sunday, both
morning and evnlng.
The different churches In this place
held appropriate exercises for the child
ren last evening. Christmas trees
loaded down with presents delighted
and gladdened the hearts of the little
Every street car and all trains which
left this place yesterday for Scranton
were crowded, conveying passengers to
and fro In great numb.rs.
Miss Hannah Griffiths, of High
street, is spending today at Wilkes-
Mrs. Frank Taylor, of Baltimore,
Md., Is visiting at the home of Mr. and
Mrs. William J. Richards, on Taylor
Miss Getrude Reeg, of the Blooms-
burg State Normal school, Is spending
the holidays with her parents, on Grove
A sunrise' meeting will be held at the
Welsh Congregational church this
morning at 7 o'clock.
Mr.' and .Mrs. Edward D. Davis, of
Mldde street, were In Plttston yester
Morgan Harris Is spending today at
Last evening Miss Mary T. Davis
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David T
William Davis was admitted to the
hospital early yesterday morning suf
fering from terrible Injuries sustained
the night before. As he was about to
retire for the night In the Blnghnm
House he placed a lighted lamp on a
stand close to the bed for the purpose
of reading. While bo engaged he fell
asleep. Sometime during the night he
struck the lamp, unawares, nnd upset
It. The lamp set fire to the carpet nnd
the surroundings. Tho flames and
smoke aroused Davis. Realizing his
predicament he set about to extinguish
the flames and only succeeded after
much difficulty. To add to his misfor
tune Davis Is a paralytic, and In his i-f
fort to move about was fearfully
burned about the exposed parts of the
body. He was resting quite easy yes
torday afternoon, but It Is thought he
cannot recover. The damage sustained
to the furnishings of the room is be
The continued case of M. J. Langan
vs. John Tigue Is set down for trial
before M. A. McAniff In the arbitration
room at AVIlkes-Burre on Thursday
morning at 10 o'clock.
The services In the various churches
yesterday were conducted on a grand
scale. Many of them were beautifully
decorated. The services at St. John's
church were very fine, the music being
on a grand scale. A solemn high mass
was celebrated by Rev. Father Kelly,
Very Rev. Father Flnnen preached an
eloquent sermon on the "Incarnation of
In the excitement attending the cele
bratlon of Christmas, to the credit of
our citizens be it said, the hospital was
not forgotten. Superintendent Gibson
is pleased to acknowledge and thank
the donors for the beautiful supply of
good things that went to make up a
delicious meal. The Inmates had plenty
of turkey, fruit, nuts and all the deli
cacies that they could wish for. In the
morning a quartette of ladles of Mr,
Colburn's Sunday school classs ren
dered several voclal selections. In the
aifternoon the Touhlll family rendered
a pleasing programme of vocal and in
strumental music. Mrs. J. M. Fahy
rendered several vocul selections. John
A. Touhlll demonstrated his ability as a
musician by rendering several difficult
selections on a set of bottles and a
harmonica. At the close of the pro
gramme Mr. Gibson thanked the play
ers for their kindness In giving the
Inmates the entertainment afforded.
The Interior of the hospital was prettily
decorated with evergreens and laurels,
John, Frank, Ambrose and James
Hlgglns arrived home Monday night
f.-tm the city and passed Christmas
wPh their parents.
M'ss Anna Clark witnessed Chauncey
Olcoit in the "Irish Artist" at he
Gi and Opera House, Wilkes-Barre, yes
Lute Hamlin, of Blnghamton, passed
Christmas with his parents, on Main
Mrs. Gooudell, of South Main street,
Is recovering from a painful wound
sustained a week ago by a Bclssors
falling and penetrating her foot.
John Burns, who was so seriously
stabbed during a street fight a week
ago, Is recovering slowly.
Henry Conway, of North Main ave
nue, died at his homo on Monday night,
after a short Illness, was due to pneu
mor.la. Funeral announcement later,
Messrs. Reld & Gowan, and Seibel
Bros, treated the hospital with four
handsome turkeys for Christinas.
Rheumatism Cured in a 1'iiy.
"Mystic Cure" for Rheumatism and
Neurulula radically cures in 1 to 3 days.
Its action upon the system Is remarkable
and mysterious. It removes at once tho
cause and tho disease Immediately disap
pears. The first done greatly benefits, 76
cents. Sold by Matthews iiros., urug
William Race Is visiting his parents
Rev. and Mrs. J. L. Race, during the
J. Erwln Brodhead Is spending his
holiday vacation with his parents.
Miss Abbott, of Farvlow, Is visiting
at the Methodist Episcopal parsonage,
George Drake, jr., spent Christmas
with friends In Nichols, N. Y.
Emmett Brodhead and family are
visiting his son, Ira Brodhead, of Mill
Silas Randall, sr., Is erecting a new
dweillug on his lot.
John W. Thornton and family spent
Christmas with friends In Puckvllle.
A number of our people attended the
Christmas exercises In the new Method'
1st Eplbcopal church, In Mooslc,. on
The Presbyterian Sunday school held
delightful exercises on Tuesday even'
Three rufllanB asnaulted George
Drake, sr., while ho was on his way to
MoobIc on Sunday evening.
. - Mothers ! Mothers ! ! Mothers 1 1 !
Mrs. Wlnnlow' Boothlng Syrup ha
been used for over llfty years by mil
lions of mothers for their children while
teethlnK, with perfect Buocess. It soothes
tho child, softens tho gums, allays all
pain; cures wind colic, and la the best
remedy for diarrhea. Bold by druggists
In every part of the world, lie sura and
ask for "Mrs. Wlnslow's Soothing Syrup,"
and take np other kind. Twenty-tlv cunts
a Mil. "
Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Brown and
children spent Christmas with Mrs.
Brown's parents at Starrucca.
Thomas Davies and son. Alfred, spent
Christmas with Scranton relatives.
Editor, and Mrs. J. M. Brown will
celebrate the fifth anniversary of their
marriage this evening.
Miss Pearl Westgate, of Unlondale,
was tho guest of her sister, Mrs. G.
S. Esmay, Christmas.
R. J. Reese and Professor Cousins, of
Peckvllle, were the guests of Forest
City friends yesterday.
Appropriate Christmas services were
held In the Presbyterian church Mon
day evening. A Christmas tree laden
with numerous and costly presents waB
one of the features. A choice pro
gramme was also rendered. S. J. Jen
nings, In the role of Santa Claus, rep
resented "Kris" In an excellent manner.
Services were held of an Interesting
order In St. Agnes Catholic church yes
terday In commemoration of the birth
of the Savior.
Service appropriate to the occasion
were held In Christ's Episcopal on
Christmas morning, the pastor, Rev.
F. Marshall, taking for his theme, "The
Birth of the Savior."
The Methodist church was beautifully
trimmed yesterday for the Christmas
exercises which were held In the even
ing. An excellent programme was well
David P. Jones, while engaged In
hauling timber for J. L. Jones at Crys
tal Lake Monday, had his foot severely
crushed by having the log roll forward
and forcing his foot Into a hole. He
was brought to the home of his daugh
ter Mrs. John It. Jones, of this bor
Next Thursday evening a grand ball
will be held In the new Vandllng hall.
Joseph D. Clifton and his excellent
company, supporting Miss June Agnott,
played "The Ranch King" at the Opera
hourte Monday night to a small house.
The work of the actors was excellent.
Miss June Agnott made a big hit In
her role of "Pug." Tho work of Joseph
D. Clifton was of a high order. Richard
Gelger, In his sweet baritone voice,
sang two songs In a pleasing manner.
John, Morris as Murphy O'Donovan was
good. Tonight the great war play,
"Llbby Prison," will be produced.
The ladles of the Unlversalist society
entertained tJheilr Sunday school ait the
residence of S. L. Tiffany, Monday
evening last. Ice cream and cake were
Christmas Day, the Methodilat Episco
pal society served dinner and supper at
the opera house, and In the evening -the
Sunday school rendered, the cantata,
'The Frost Queen."
The Presbyterian soekity give a con
cert at the opera house Friday evening.
Dr. Harry Wilkins, of Philadelphia
Dental college Is spending the holidays
Dim Wilson, of Scranton, ate Christ
mas turkey with luls Nicholson friends.
Mrs. AV. C. Williams entertained her
children at Christmas as follows: Ma',
and Mrs. E. J. Raymond, of Blnghiam
ton; Mr. and Mrs. Will B. Raymond, of
Wllkes-Barre; Mr. and Mrs. W. F.
Shields, of Springvllle, and Harry Will-
lams, of Wyoming seminary.
. Mrs. Cheater Butts, nee Mvrtte Thur-
ber, of Scranton, 1s vlalbtngther parents,
Mr. ana Mrs. T. P. Thurber.
Louis Boyle, of Marsh wood, is spend
ing Ohirlstmas witlh his parents, Mr.
and Mrs. F. N. Boyle.
Feels Like A New Woman
Since Taking Hood's
Indigestion and Sick Headachos
"C. I. Ilood Si Co., Lowell, Mass.s
" I have been taking Hood's Sarsaparilla since
last December for indigestion, catarrh and sick
headache, and it has made me feel llko a new
woman. 'When I commenced taking It I did not
nave any appetite and (or years I hud to bo very
careful ubout my diet. Now I can eat any klim
of food without any distress afterwards. 1 had 11
severe case of catarrh, and tills with my Indies
tlon brought ou frequent attacks of sick lie:il
ache. Tliuy bothered me very much. Hutslw(
taking several bottles of Hood's Saisaparllk
All Is Changed.
It has cured mo of catarrh and my other
troubles. I hope every one similarly af
flicted will try Rood's Sarsaparilla and tc
convinced ol Its merit" Miss Ella John
son, 1215 Alder Street, Philadelphia, l'cnn.
Hood's Pills are hand made, and perfect
In proportion and appearance, 25c. a box,
WEAK HEN your attention
id -aijiju iv nam
y""' tuoi.. Ureat Engiign Remedy.
Gray's Specific Medicine
IF Vnil CIIFFFR from Nor-
Bwrun ura IlutJUJuiLUM tous De
bility, Weakness of Body nnd Mind, Sperma
torrhea, nnd Iinpotency, and all diseases that
arise from over indulgence and soil-abuse, as
Loss of Memory and Power, Dimness of Vis
ion, Premature Old Age and many other dis
eases that lead to Insanity or Consumption
ana an early grave, write for a pamphlet.
Address GRAY MEDICINE Co., Buffalo,
K. Y. The Bpeciflo Medicine is sold by all
druggist at (1 per package,, or six packages
for to, or sent by mail on receipt of mocor.
and with every $4.00 order Uc filRlTK
a cure or money refunded. Vr Wrn'ni
PtfOn account of oounterfoits wo have
adopted the Yellow Wrapper, the only genu
ine. Sold la Soranton by Matthews Bros.
Bare tou HoroThroat. ninnies. Connor-Colored
Spots, Acbes, uld Sores. Ulcers in Mouth. Halr
Kalllng? Write Took Kenedy Co., 307 Ma
onlclmple,('hlcaKa,lll.,f or p roof of cures.
C'upltal SftOO.OOO. I'aticntHcured nine year.
ftftotJMlftysounrtHrirtwpli. HM-,niro hook free.
HAVING purchased the
sioea ana rained tne
Shoeing Forge of William
Bltl-ca A Ann T .hall nnm
give constant attention to
Biioeing norses in a practl
ml Anri MpintiHfln nimna
Quick work and good is the
DOCTOR OF VETERINARY SURGERY.
Moosic Powder Co
Rooms 1 and 2 Commowealtli Bld'g,
MINING and BLASTING
MADE AT MOOSIC AND RUSH
Lamin & Rand Powder Co.B
Orange Gun Powder
Electric Batteries, Fuses for explod
ing blasts, Safety Fuse and
Kep anno Chemical Co.'s High Explosive:
HD IHUfS III Hi l Ml!"'
S THE BELL only and alone had the grit and courage to buy three entire
S stocks, as follows :
s The Wcarwell Suit Co., -I
Brodck Fmidonthnl & Co.,
II) lie Turk Clothing Store,
10 West Third Street, New York
Waverl) Pluck, New York
111 South Main Avenue, Scranton
S The stocks of the last two mentioned consisted of the very best and
S choicest grade of Clothing, and having bought them for less than half
jj their actual value, we are now oil'ei ing them to the public on the same basis
One Lot Boys' Kilt Cnpo
OvcreontH, regular price 12 25
QQC I One Lot of Boys' Doublo
JO j Breasted Suits, worth ?1.
Boys' Double Breasted Union Camlmere and Cheviot Sulls;
also Boys' warm and Durable Cape Overcoats, regular
price, $2.00 and $3.00. . . .
Boys' Fine All-Wool Cheviot and Cassiinere Reefer Suits; also
Boys' Melton and Kersey Ulsters, value $".00, . .
Meu's Single and Doublo Breasted Cassiniere nnd Cheviot -Suits;
also Men's Block and Blue- Overcoats, value $3 and $10
. CO0 1
g Men's All Wool Cheviot and Caseimere Sack or Cutaway Suits; 7 (t 5
S also Black and Blue Kersey Overcoats, value $12.00, t.UJ s
Men's Extra Fine Black and Blue Clay Worsted Cutaway or
Sack Suits; also Fine Blue and Black Kersey aud Melton
l'oolo Overcoats, value $20.00,
I Sign of the Bell. 230 LACKAWANNA AVENUE.
THE DICKSON MANUFACTURINGCO
SCRANTON AND WILKES-BARRE, PA., Manufacturer of
Locomotives, Stationary Engines, Boilers,
HOISTING AND. PUMPING MACHINERY.
. Ueneral Office: SCRANTON, PA.
, LEADERS OF LOW PRICES.
400402 Lackawanna Avenue.
A LARGE STOCK OF
H SFECISL PES. 3
1 ' GRAND DISPLAY Of
WW READY, i
WHITE AND GOLD.
Hanging Four Shelf Book Rack, $3.50.
Big Value, $3.50:
A Graceful Four Leg Table, $1.90.
And Four Fold Screen Frame, all of exceptional
values and of latest patterns.
Plush and Leather Seat, $3.00 to $25.00 each.1
; In Bamboo, Oak and White Enamel.
; Hampers, Waste, Work and Fancy Baskets. Step
' Ladder Chairs, Card Tables.
406 AND 408 LACKA. AVE.
Disposes of leavings of their
Grand Holiday stock
AT A REDUCTION Of it
FROM 20 TO 50 PER CENT
There's Good Things Left."
"Come Get 'em."
M. , . a.,. ..... 1 MalMMMMM
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