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    THE SCRANTCW TRIBUNE-SATURDAY MORNTNO. .TUNE 22, 1895.
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tTl Tribune ha opened a l"n$1h.'"
floe, at No. a. baaing building, Public
Square, WllkM-Barre, for the transaction
of business. The publishers propone to
extend the circulation of The Tribune in
Wllkaa.narr and surrounding towns,
and to that end will preient a very com
Pleto department of Luierne county new.
Vm mi.mU .. t.i .it.takinff depena-
nee tt placed aolely upon the upr111or'
of The Tribune at a purveyor of all tn
tienre of the day-domeitlc. foreign, local.
eommercUl and financial. The "er' '":
tereate of the people of Wllkee-Barre anil
the Wyoming valley will have In The Trib
une an earnest advocate, editorially ana
etherwlie. It li the purpose of the pui.
inhere to laiue a newspaper a valuable
to the general public u the metropolitan
dallies, and deliver It to the people
throughout northeastern Pennsylvania
from three to live hours earlier than the
Philadelphia and New York papers
ttacn tnem.i
TIIE DETECTIVE MUDDLE.
The Herring. Me9weeney Afenoy Prosont
a Stack of Affidavit.
In reply to the affidavits of Edward
Fulnwlder. setting forth, that he had
been Induced by Barring; and McSwee-
y to see Frank Shaffer, the negro tin
Jer arrest for blowing up the Hun
gartan shanty In the mountain cut-off.
and that he had nduced snarr er to ueny
his confession to Detective CTBrlen. the
Barring agency yesterday submitted a
bundle of affidavits to the contrary.
The first Is that of "Billy" Baur, a de-
tectlve on the Barrlng-McSweeney
force. He aays that McSweeney In
tructed iilm to go to Plttston and
bring Ed. Fulnwlder to Scranton for an
Interview. He found Fulnwlder, who
accompanied him to Soranton as per
request of Mr. McSweeney. Mr. Baur
wore that while In Fulnwlder's com
pany he (Baur) did not make any propo
Itlons to contradict any statements
made by him with regard to the crime
known as the mountain murder, and
did cot request Fullwider to go and
Interview Frank Shaffer. o Induce
them to contradict previous statements
made by them concerning this case
that the statement as made by Fuln
wider and charging deponent with hav
ing done this, are false in every "par
Hcular. The second affidavit Is that of George
M. Shoemaker, who swore that he was
present at the Interview between Da
niel McSweeney end Ed. Fulnwlder,
and took down In shorthand the state'
ment made by Fulnwlder to McSwee
ney. The statement made at that time
(January, 1S95) by Fulnwlder was to
the effect that the cut-off murder was
' committed by colored men named Scott
Jones, Oeorge Johnson and George
emu a. mat Jones nau toia mm (r uin
wider) that he had broken Into Sayer &
McDonald's tool chest and took some
dynamite and battery wires and used
them to blow up the Hungarian shanty
After doing so threw the battery into
the creek. Fulnwlder said Johnson and
Smith were at Hoosic Falls and that
h went In search of Scott Jones and
found him In Scranton, Pa., and
brought htm to Barring. & McSwee
tiey's office. Jones denied all knowledge
of the crime, whereupoi Fulnwlder ac
knowledged that he had been lying.
The last affidavit, a very lengthy one.
was that of Daniel 'McSweeney. of the
firm of Barring & McSweeney,. He sets
forth the Interview with Fulnwlder, as
given in Mr. Shoemaker's affidavit, and
further swears that the man Fulnwlder
is a notorious liar, and always had that
reputation among his own people, and.
after Jones denied the murder, Fuln
wlder admitted to the deponent that he
was lying when he accused William
Jones of the crime. Mr. McSweeney
aw Fulnwlder again on June 12. 1895,
and inquired if he had seen Frank
Bhaeffer. Fulnwlder said Shaeffer
came to him and said that he had had
trouble with Nelae Miller and was go
ing to tell something' about him. Shar
fer also said that he and James and
Melee Miller and George Jordan blew
tip the Hungarian shanty. McSweeney
conducted the balance of Fulnwlder's
examination aa follows:
. How did you know It was at that
ftue?
A. Because he told me at that time
about It.
Q. Where has Shaffer been all this
time?
A. He has lived near me at a Mrs.
Cobb's. lie Is a bad negro.
Q.Wbo did you Inform about it?
A. I told no one, but I advised Frank
Shaffer to give himself up, and tell the
officers about it and would go light with
biro.
Q. 8a you have told no one about this
matter until now?
A. No sir.
Q. Old you tell yonr wife?
A. No sir. .
Q. So you did not know how It was
learned that. Frank Shaffer would make
a statement? -
A. No. sir, I did not. - All I know about
ft is that the officers called at my house
last Monday in search of blm.
Q. Toil' made a statement to me last
January that you believed , John" Bird
knew nothing about It.
A. I believe that John Bird does not
know anything about It.
Q. Do you remember what you said to
me when I Interviewed you before?
A. Yes, sir. i
Q. Ton lied to me at that time, and you
admitted that you told me lies, -did you
not?
A. Tes, sir.
Q. Did you tell me that William Scott
had told you that he had helped to blow
up the shanty?
A. Tes, sir.
Q. And you knew It was a lie, and you
cried about it?
A. Tes, sir. .
Q. And when you were brought face to
face with Scott you admitted that it was
a lie?
A- Tes, sir. .
Mr. McSweney's affidavit closes with
a statement that he made no overtures
or offers of money to Fulnwlder fry the
purpose e.f retting- him to testify in
the case, but simply wanted to get at
the truth of the affair, if possible.
The arrested Polloeraen.
The Ave policemen. Ruddy, Gaynor,
Jones. Drake, Farrow and Blaine,
whom Burgess Fenner, of Ashley, ar
rested for stealing the prisoner, Sam
Lehman, Wednesday, had a hearing be
fore the burgess yesterday afternoon.
On one charge he fined them 15, from
which they appealed; on the other two
he fined them $2 and I2.2G respectively.
Their attorney wanted to go their se
curity for future payment, but Burgess
Fenner made them pay the $2.25, Bur
gess Fenner has created a new prece
dent lit- making information against
these men himself, and then trying his
own case. Ha was prosecutor, Judge
and Jury all In one.- - -
' f yv-The Williams Case. '
It is probable that the 'Williams case
will go to the jury today, as nearly all
the testimony Is now In. The defense
has made out a strong case. Only one
of their, witnesses yesterday "was Im
portant, that one being Samuel Lamer
eaux, He said he met Captain. Will
lams on his farm at 1 o'clock on the
day of the murder. Mr. Lainejeaux
said: "Whence came to me I saw that
the captain was cut and bleeding. His
hand was badly cut and there was
blood on Ills head and neck. He told
me of Chapman assaulting- him and he
said he was going to have him arrested.
I went with the captain to the 'squire
and came back with the constable. We
found Chapman setting beside the
fence. Ilia elbows were on his knees
and he was leaning u gainst the fence.
He was dead." :
END OF THE YEAR.
The Commencement at tho female Sem
inary Yesterday Morning.
At 11 o'clock yesterday morning tho
Sunday ftdhool room of 'the First Pres
byterian church was filled to Its utmost
capuclty with friends and relutives of
the graduating eluss of the Wllkes
Bnrre Female seminary. The five grad
uates till wore white dresses nnd car
ried bouquets of roses. The following
programme was rendered:
Piano solo, "By the Mountain Spring."
w Bohm
Grace M. Foircl.
Prayer Pr. Mills
Chorus, (u) "Youth." (b) "The Kerry."
School
Essay, "Tho Minor Poems of Milton."
HelHii 11. Hodgo
Chorus, "Wanderer's Night Souk."
Glee Club
Recitation "CInna" Act V., Scene li,
Cornellle
Btella M. Shoemaker. Marlunna P. Boss,
Grace Lea Shoemaker, Ger
trude P. Jones.
Chorus. "Boatman's Song" School
Piano Solo. "La Scliitlllata"....C.hertner
Grace Lea Shoemaker.
Essay, "Chaucer's Knlghtes Tale."
Sara H. Sties
Recitation, "Torquatb Tasso." Act 1.,
Scene III Goethe
Anna C. Lewis. Edna M. McCollom. J.
Kdlth Lance. Katharine May Brooks.
Chorus. "The Lilies Wake From Dewy
Sleep Glee Club
Presentation of Diplomas.
Address Kev. Jumea MeLeod, D. D.
Awards.
Benediction.
The graduates are Helen Hodge, Stella
Shoemaker. Sarah Sates, Anna Lewis
and Marlanna Ros3. The essay by Miss
Hodge was especially good, as was also
the singing of the school and the play
ing or Miss "Fogel. The following
awards were made:
For Atendance First honor to the fol
lowing pupils, who huve not been absent
during the year: .Misses Sura Stltes,
Edith Lance, Gertrude Jones, Anna Mor
gan. Edna McCollom. Funny Osborne,
Edith Ryman, Kuth Lewis. Edna Kyman,
Roselys Ryman, Martha Hutchlns, Fran
ces Chupman. Roxy Ashley. Lizzie Robin
son. May Townsend. In the primary de
partment to Madge Carpienter.
For Attendance Second honor to Misses
Helen Hodge, Anna Lewis, Mary Coxe,
Claire Tubbs. Ruth Morgan, Alice Leav
enworth. Ellen Blzby.
For Punctuality To Misses May
Brooks. Fanny Osborne, Clulre Tubbs,
Ruth Struthers. Margaret Scott, Leigh
Rlcketts, Agnes Parker, Agnes Faulds,
Lizzie Robinson.
For Mental Arithmetic To Lizzie Rob
inson. For Geography To Martha Hutching,
with honorable mention of Helen Leaven
worth. For greatest amount of original work
in geometry To Miss Sara Stltes.
For highest place In list of honor. In
cluding class work, examination, attend
ance and deportment, In the three highest
classes of the school To Miss Sura Stltes,
with honorable mention of Miss Fanny
Osborne.
For highest place In the next two
classes To Lucy St." John, with honorable
mention of Miss Edna Ryman.
For highest place In the two lowest
classes To Lizzie Robinson, with honora
ble mention of Helen Leavenworth.
MRS. HANSON'S SCHOOL.
The Kindergarten Closes with a Fine
Programme.
The closing exercises of Mrs. E. S.
Hanson's primary school and German
kindergarten were held yesterday
morning at 10.30 o'cldrk at Germanla
hall, and the large number of friends
and relatives of the little ones who at
tended were very pleasantly enter
tained and amused.
The programme wns opened with a
short musical programme given by the
pupils with the exception of one song
by Mrs. R. B. Brundage. The songs,
with the exception of Mrs. Brundage's,
were all German and the language was
spoken- with a very correct accent. The
play, "Asehenbroedel" (Cinderella), as
given in German, was very good and
was Very amusing. Following Is the
cast:
The Bad Stepmother Anna Taylor
Trine, Trude, her daughters.
Kuth Rneder, Helen Hoots
Asehenbroedel, her stepdaughter,
Majorle Harvey
The King Tom Wright
The Queen .......Kathleen Spalding
The Prince Marjoiie Hanson
A Servant of the palace John Coons
The Pigeons,
Queenlo O'Malley, Edith Welhe
Balldame ...Lillian Sturges
Ballherren,
Stanley Wood, David Rtoddart, Albert
Jennings.
First scene, Tn the House of the Step
mother: second scene, In the Garden; third
scene. The Ball In the Palace of the King;
fourth soene, in(the House of the Step-
All the cast acquitted themselves
very creditably, especially Marjorle
Harvey, as Clrttlerella (Asehenbroedel)
and Marjorle Hanson, a the prince.
The entire programme paesed oft
smoothly,; and closed a very successful
school-year. - .
-kept
Annie's Money.
Yesterday morning Annla Leaner, a
Hungarian girl aged about 20 years.
swore out a warrant agalnnt Matthew
Ryan, of Rolling Mill hill, charging him
with obtaining money tinder false pre-
IBABTa
HUMORS
Instantly Relieved
And Speedily Cured by
. WHEN, ALL ELSE FAILS
A warm bath with CUTICUR A SOAP,
nrf a cinrU annliratinn nf CUTICUR A.
the great skin cure, will afford Instant re
lief, permit rest ana sieep.ana point to a
speedy, economical, and permanent cun
of the most distressing of itching and
Burning sxtn ana scaip diseases, aiter aii
.vomer metnoas ,mu.-
RnM Onrntkost Dm werM.
Bntlth dtpMt F. Mswnir
mi, fconaaa. roirvs
Cilia. Coir., Sol
)ianlBitw, U.S..
LYja
tenses she came to this 'country; ever
two jrcxt'i- ago, and 1! !, .dpinestlo
with a family on South Ranldln street,
In tils city. She .met Ryan and -Halted
his house frequently, bocomhiif ac
quainted with his wife.' Ryan, said ho
and his fam'ly were going to Oregon
nnd wanted Annie to come . ateo, to
which she agreed. On Friday Inst she
went to Nantlcoke. stnylng ait the
Broadway house, and on Sunday she
gave Ryan t'SO to purchase her ticket,
and he promised her to meet hVr at the
Pennsylvania railroad station aiul take
the 3 o'clock train for thii wt.-u. On
Monday Annie was on hand for Hid
train, but Ryan didn't turn Up. and she
swore out a warrant, charging him
with falsa pretense. Up to lust night
he hud nut yet been arrested.
. ;
Pickpockets Agni.
A well-k'nown business man of this
olty, who does not want his name made
public, had his pocketbook stolen from
him on the street yesterday afternoon.
It contulned quite a sum of money, but
he says, t hut. he has no 'hope of ever
Kettlng l.ny iif It back.
Ait Ashley lady had her pocket picked
while coining from Mountain park yes
terday, and a jiuise containing fll!
taken. ha mude her loss known to
the brakeman, and a suspicious look
ing young man from Scranton was
seized and handed over to a policeman
whan tKs city was reached. At tho
hearliiK this morning tho prisoner gave
his nume, as Isaac Posner, and said he
Is the on of a clothing merchant of
thut name doing business In Mcranton.
There was no positive evidence against
the young man and he was discharged.
' Stole tho Lumber.
Contractor Phillips yesterday had a
man named Williams arrested for steal
ing lumber from the new South Grant
street schoolhouse, which Mr. Phillips
is building. The Williams family . had
Jl'O worth of lumber In their cellar,
more in fact, so iMr. Phillips Bald, than
they had left the contractor to build
the schoolhouse with. Mr. Phillips has
been constantly annoyed In his work
on the schoolhouse, iand will push these
cases'.
Married in tho Court House.
Yesterday afternoon Miss Mary Mil
ler and William Cray were united In
marriage In the court house by 'Squire
Brislln, the deputy register of wills,
who performed the ceremony Immedi
ately after he issued the marriage li
cense to them. This marriage knot is
the fourth that 'Squire Brislln has been
called upon to tie this week.
Injured at Nantlcoke.
On Thursday afternoon David Mor
gan, son of Mrs. L.D. Morgan, of Nantl
coke, received a very dangerous. If not
fatal wound in No. 1 shaft of the Sus
quehanna Coal company, at Nantlcoke.
He was walking In one of the 'gang
ways, when a Urge piece of rock fell
on his head, inflicting a deep gash. Dr.
Evans attended him and took nineteen
stitches in the wound.
Examinations Finished.
The board of examiners; who Jiave
been at work oil week e milling the
applicants for the position of mine in
spectors, finished their labors yester
day. They will meet again next
Wednesday, after the papers have been
examined, and announce the names of
the successful candidates.
Dr. Miner Registers.
Charles Howard Miner, the youngest
son of Hon. Charles A. Miner, of. this
city, registered yesterday as a practic
ing physician here. ' Dr. Miner Is a
graduate of the University of Pennsyl
vania, and has degrees as doctor of
medicine and doctor of surgery from
that institution. '
BRIEF NOTES.
- 1 j
Toronto and Wllkes-Barre will .battle
at Athletic park again today. ' -
Lewis LeGrand, of this city, has secured
a patent on a mining machine, which he
will soon begin to manufacture.
Cuptain Lieltrlrk, of the West End
Wheelmen, has Just received word that
the fast Falcon team will enter for the
races.
Rev. Ir. Joseph, of the local Jewish
church, has had a call from an Alabama
congregation, but prefers to remain In
this city.
T. P. Ryder, of the Record, made the
address at the regular monthly meeting
of the Stafford Literary Institute last
Thursday evening.
The Crystal Spring Water -company will
have their big new filter In operation by
July 4 and will furnish filtered water to
their putrons after that date.
Volney B. Cushlng, of Bangor, Me.,
will make an address on the liquor traffic
this evening, on public square, under the
auspices of tho Temperance union.
, The subscriptions for the new Young
Men's Christian association field are
greatiy .needed anjl money must bo raised
at once tf pay. for the fence and the rent.
The Mnnlns ,of a HungnrlanVdrowned
In the river above Forty Fort, on Thurs
day, were burled yesterday by the poor
board. The drowned Hun's, brother re
fused to bury tho remains.
The theater at Hanover park will bo
finished today, and will bo opened next
Monday with a concert. The manage
ment will give free entertainments In It,
both afternoon and evening. t - ,
Martin Murray, the well-known Hur.le
street shoe merchant, and Miss Llzsli
Maler, were married last Thursday even
ing In St. Nicholas' German Catholic
church, on South Washington street.
i; Pllos! files! jit shlng Piles. '
' Symptoms Moisture: Intense 'itchlns
and stinging: moat at night) worse by
scratching. If allowed to continue tumors
form, which oftei bleed and ulcerate, be
coming very sore. Bwanye'a Ointment
stops ths Itching- and bleeding, heals ul
ceration, and In moat cases removes ths
tumors. At druggist or by mall, for 50
cants. Dr. Bwayna & Son, Philadelphia.
M I NOOK A.
The employes of the Greenwood No. 1
and 2 collieries will receive their month
ly stipend today.
The following- is the personnel of a
newly organised base ball team In this
place: Luddin, -I' eataher; Forrlster,
pitcher; Mangan, flrit "base; P, Dlnldn,
second fcasc) '.McDonough, shortstop; T.
Shea, third base;'1 tavln, left field;
Joyce, center field; P. Laffy, right Meld;
M, O'Nell, second catcher. The cjub Is
anxlons.40 armnge a Kama With the
Old Vorgp tlashers, July J, or)' the home
grounds. V.;.i!j ,,'t.vi'V."
, Th- artidis : stating- liat 'thfr Oreen
woool mines would work days thin
week , -was erroneous. The mines n,re
Iflle today. ,- - ;v--v '
V Att unknbwn- dndlvlrlual with a claw
hammer coat and a checker-board pants
was doing- the town and ft number of
the people last night."
PITTSTON.
1 IThe P ttston office of tho Scranton
Tribune hni been onnc! tiy It. W. Crunor,
nyrnt, at Xn. &WI1I nnvi ftreet, where con
tr'bnt on of n'v. m"i'n 'nti of non-do-llvry,
c-i'evB fo- tic It of all flwrln
tlons, should bo- addressed and regular
subscriptions received, vrtvert udu: nnd
subscription ratus cheerfully submitted.)
Attorney W, H. Gillespie, couiijI for
Jack Robinson, one of the alleged mnr
dcreis of liitrney Relck, la making tin
effort to have the case taken to the
Lackawanna com t, r lalinlng Unit hi i
client will nut rcblve u fair and Impar
tial trlnl, cuv In k to tin' exi lU'ii, lit uinl
prejudice existing ugaliiHt lilm In this
county.
The dcudliick In the lIuhontnwn bor
ough school bourd wim ibroken at the
meet I mr held Wednesday evening!
Misses Klla Gillespie, Jimcphlne Gilles
pie and Grace Morrow were re-elected
to their old positions us teachers. The
board fulled to agree, on the election of
R principal and primary teacher. John
Poy, of Hughestown, nnd J. P. Lord,
principal Inst year, arei npjillcnnits for
the former position. The next conven
tion of the bo.irdwll be on Monduy even
ing next.
Rev. Wilson Trerhle, postur of the
Methodist KplscnpHl church at Wyo
ming, will nildresA the men's meeting
at the YoiitiK Men's ".rlMtiun associa
tion on Sunday afternoon at 4 o'clock.
Subject: "The Youni? Mail's Oppor
tunity." Music by the cliolr of tho Wy
oming Methodist lOpIscopul church.
Hlble. clans meettif? at Youni? Men's
Christian association parlors this evcu
Ini? and Sunday moriiliii? nt !l o'clock.
Tho fair anil festival ilir-ld u't the
First Presbyterian church, under the
auspices of the liulUFtrlul school, was
a success. The fair was continued lust
evening and a large number were pres
ent. Por second-hand hotiHehold poods,
call on Wright & Co., 07 South Muin
stiet. Goods exchanged, bought or
sold.
On Thursday afternoon, as .Miss Mo
Dermott, of Avoca, was passing along
Muln street, this city, she was severely
Injured by lead from a plumber's smelt
ing and repair pot. The molten lead
splashed upon her face, burning one
slde badly. It Is thought that she will
not lose her eyesight.
Dlnsmore, Cameron Cool's high-bred
trotter, was second best nt the Hethle
hem races this week. Dlnsmore has a
record of 2:2?,, but In Thursday's iruces
he showed a puce of better than 2:20.
M. Penln held the reins over Pro
thnnotnry G. J. Llewellyn's new mare,
Rosa W'oodnut, yesterday. She made
a mile In 2:117",, but Mr. Pen-In thinks
she will get a murk much lower ithaii
that.
C. If. Phillip?) was a visitor at Wilkes
Barre yesterday.
E. It. Faulknen and V. Guard, of
the Electric City, were yesterday vis
itors in town.
Prank P. Hopper, of Wi'lkea-Burre,
was In this city yesterday on business.
E. J. AValsh, of Scranton, registered
at the Sinclair house yesterday.
A. W. Howard, of Scranton, regis
tered ut the Eagle hotel yesterday.
The West Plttston tea.m of the Trl
county Busobull league will crosd buts
with the Scranton team this after-noun
at Pair grounds. This Is the llrst gumc
that Win West Plttston club has entered.
TUNKHAN NOCK.
W. N. Reynolds, Jr., In home from
Lafayette co'llese.
The rolling Mtoi-k rwently added to
the Montrose road Is off duty for a time
to allow new trucks to be placed undiT
the cars.
Bass llshlng ut Lake Carey Is re
ported line and a number of devotees
of the port from Wllkea-Uarre and
Philadelphia have been putting in time
there during the week. The cottaKes
are rapidly tilling up.
Mrs. P. J, Allen, of Mehoppen, has
been visiting friends 'here for two or
three days.
R. It. (larey, a. resident of Wyoming;
avenue, wus t-trlc-keu with apoplexy
Thuiaduy night and Immediately be
came unconscious, remaining o nearly
all day yesterday. His condition was
still very precarious last evening.
The judicial contest lias raised the
question as to whether 'Whiskey Is a
valuable consideration. The lausust
court has decided that it Is, If a man is
willing to exchange hio note for It.
Children's Day will le observed by
the Evangelical church people tomor
row evening. Appropriate exercises
have been arranged for the occasion..
On Wednesday evening following Pre
siding Elder Heark-k, of W'llllunnport,
will preach. The quaiferly conference
Will .be held the name evening also.
Mrs. Theodore Slreeton anil son Sleyle
started last evening for Washington,
I). C, where they will .remain about ten
days. The latter will then go to Chat
tanooga, Tetin.; to upend the summer,
nnd Mrs, Htreeter will reliirn homo.
Hundreds of disappointed witnesses
have turned away ifrom the commis
sioners' ofllce this week nfter learning
that they could not get -their pity im
mediately for time -spent. In attending
the Judicial contest. It Beenis not to
have crept through their wool that the
county would not pay any bills until
the muitter is nit summed tip nnd It Is
definitely snttled upon whom the msU
Mhiill fall. Many of them got a rev-tilled
stateiment of their dues and had
some friend discount It for cash or
traded it to their landlord for board
bill.
Vff fi. Quick, of Lemon, ran a narrow
escape from denh h. few. days lnce.
While watering his 'team at a wayside
trough one of his colts became fright
ened and kicked him suddenly In the
,breunt. He was injured Internally, and
Is still spitting blood, but fut'al results
are no longer feared.
It Ijl reported that Attorney C. O,
Pershelmcr, who was -recently married
and went to Denver, Col., for a wed
ding Jtrlp, will locate there permanently
for'the practice of his profession! -.
A warrant Is nut for one Stevens, a
pal of tho .Philadelphia worthy who
was placed III Jail 011 charge of highway
robbery, circus day. The Information
against lUovens was made by Sheriff
Knupp, and -the complaint was nldlng
and abettlnf a prisoner trt escape. The
bird ha'H flown,' however, und Is not
likely to be caught.
Mrs. II. W. t'hnse and Mrs. T. M.
Greenville are visiting Canada rela
tives. V ,:... : ' ' " ' 'V
Inasmuch as the Lehigh Valley will
have to issue mileage books of 2f0, COO
an 1,000 miles for the northern end of
the route, In order to comply, with the
New York stale laws -'recently passed,
It Is probable that they will soon be put
on sale at all stations along the line.
This will-be a, convenience -teMhnsu who
travel but little. The Lehigh Valley
protltdd materially since the Delaware,
Lackawanna and Western nnd other
We have put "Closing Out" prices cm many lines of Wash Dress Fabrics, and we
propose to conduct a Special Sale of these goods for the next two weeks. 'It. will
pay yon to be on hand. For instance : . . 4
LOT NO. 1 New Price 4c. a yard, comprises Batistes, Lawns, Challies,-etc. in
new and choice designs ; former prices were from 6c. to ioc.
LOT NO. 2 New Price, sc. Here you will find French Plisse 'that were ibe.j'V-
LOT NO. 3 New PHce, ioc. Corded Jaconets, were
quality; Asiatic Zephyrs, formerly 15c.
LOT NO. 4 Under this heading we offer a large purchase of German Plisse. These
goods have been sold by many houses all season at 25c. Our Sale Price
i2c. a yard.
CONNOLLY & WALLACE,
COM
A WORD.
WANTS OP ALL KINDS COST THAT
MUCH, WHEN PAU) KOR, IN AI
VANCK. W1IKN A HOOK. ACCOUNT
IS MAUR, NO CHAHOH WILL UK. LESS
THAN 25 CENTS. THIH Ul'l.K AP
PLIES TO HMALL WANTAUS, KX
CEPT SITUATIONS WANTED, WHICH
ARE INSERTED FREE.
Help Wanted Male.
1JHOTO TICKET AliKNTS AND PIOTUKE
J men enn Umrn f a lino pos,tiun by nd
droRHlim WILLIAM U. PLATT, TA1 Elm
atrxitt, Camden, N. J.
w
ANTED - WELL-KNOWN MAN IN
' ov.ry town to golii-it stock gubgcriP'
tlons; a monopoly: liip money for auouta; no
capital inquired. EDWAIil) C. I'JSH & CO.,
Uordun lilock, Chicago. HI.
QALESMEN - K KM DENT SALESMEN
yj wanted, acquainted with tli9 loi-al and
nearby drill? and grocery trade, to handle our
line of hlh prade t-iara. Address, tflvini;
leferences, J. EDWARD COWLE4 a Co., HJ
.Chambers street, N. Y.
Helo Wanted Females.
UrANTTD-OlRLH TO LEARN DRESS
ill .kin-. MRS. TRIPP, 4:ii Adams are-
nuo.
T ANTED IM AiEDIATELYTWO F.NER
V V netic saleswomen to repres 'Dt us.
Guaranteed $0 a dny without ir.t.'rferiug with
other duties, ih-altlif 1 occupation, write
for partifmlars. inclosing stamp, Mango Chom
leal Company, No. H John street. New York.
Wanted To Rent.
WANTKD A HMALL EiUHT-ROOM
v V house, modern iniprovetnenta. bath
room, ete.; within ten minutes' walk of the
court house. Address P. O. box Ol'O city.
IT WANTED BY JULY 4, AN OFFICE AND
, t tw.i rooma for lilit lioU8keepiiiK: un
furnished; answer 400U, stating terms. 1K. E
ZIEOLEU BOWER, Delta, York County, Pa.
For Kent.
RARE CHANCE TO RENT 4 FLOORS AK
raneed for bonrdinir and 1. dginv; -H bed
rooms, parlor, dining, kite en: ad iu new re
pair; ot -r UardiiiK'a China tore.
POB RENT 9 ROOM Hi il'SE (ToOD COlP
J dition, fumaro, kss, bntn, 418 Vine street.
Apply L. M. HOitTON. Coinmonwealth B'ldg
0FFICES f cfTET. "DESK ROOM Y6 "LET
and Assembly Hnll to let. 0. B. REP
LOOLE, 408 Sprui e street.
.-"OH RENT A LARGE, 4-STORY BUILD-
Ingatll Franklin avt-niie: suitable for
wholesale
Si-rantcm.
business. CAKSON & DAVIES,
-."OR RENT FURNISHED AND UN FUR
1 nislied rooms at 5ut) Lackawanna avenu-).
l.-OR RENT-SIX ROOM HOUSE ON WEST
1 Lackawanna avenue. Address 1 HOMAS
E. EVANS, aear UK! Luziirno, Hyde Park.
IOR RENT NICELY FURNISHED HALL
1 suitaliln for lu.life rooms. JOHN JEK
JIYN, llll WyoinitiB uronua.
For Sale
MOOR UK HARD IS A BROWN HE DINO.
I 111 hands hinh, sound, km I and f. arlesa of
all objects: a tlrat-class roadater. withape.-d,
1 hare driven him a full mile in '- Ml. anil ipinr
ters In 37 sec.iiids. Who want him forplT.'i?
J. W. H(H'i-ER, ,M. D , Tavlor. Pa.
Agents Wanted.
yirANTED HALUSMAN; SALARY FROM
t V at.'irt. permanent place, llrown Bros.
Co.. nurorynien, Roeliestur, N. Y.
pENERAL AOENTS WANTED SELL
I T lug new at tich's to dealers: exclusive, ter
rltory. 110 competition, no capital required;
SKI ti Wnper cent, prollt Columbia Chemical
Co., till Dearborn st., Chicago, ill.
Auenth Wanted for lakokst link
Ahiiiilnuin Novelties, liar tlooils, T11M0
ware in America. Prnllta iinmense. Sto.ily
work. One agent sent 4, reorders. Delivered
free. Sample Uc. Illuitratod ratalos lie free.
ALUMINUM NOVELTY CO., 1135 Broadway,
Now York.
1 HAVE THE UK ST A OK, NTS' ARTICLE
J on eurth. Send postal for pari li'itlm a.
Notliimr lik - it. Creilit to all worthy. Wanted
by everybiMlv: no fi-aml; permanent growing
business lor honest pooplo. Til HO. NOEL,
OeolOKlsr, ChieiiKO. III.
OENTS-H1NDE S PATENT UNIVER
1 V sal Hair Curlers and Wavers (uaod with
out heat), and "Pyr Polnted'-Ilalr Plus. Lib
eral commissions. Free sample nnd full par
ticulars. Address P. O. Box 45H Now York.
V N T D - ACT lVE HA LKSM EN " TO
V handln our line. 110 peddling. Salarr,
175 per month anil expenses paid to all. Omuls
entirely new. Apply quickly, V. O. Box, 6J0S,
Boston, Uass.
Business Opportunity.
WANTED-MANAOER FOP. BRANCH
house, nld oitalilislind concern. Salary
fVit and coniinllunr. Must deposit SetHI
fully Hiieurad. No liumbua-. Will pay to In
v.stlvate. Aildreas, Manufacturer, box S7A.
St. Louis, lie.
roads discontinued the sale ot mileage
books, traveling men, especially, milking
It a point to come this way whenever
possible.
Yesterday's proceedings In the Judl
clal Inves.tlgatlon was but a continua
tion of the revelations oftthe dny before.
The mor; the matter Is probed the more
evident becomes the fact 'thn.t bribery
at the polls W:m carried on In a shume
lesa and open-handed milliner. It has
long been known Hint -there wan a cer
tain class of voters who refused to ex
ercise their privilege at .the polls unless
paid for so doing, but these were an ele
ment of which better things could not
be expeotetl. When It becomes known
Phut people who claim respectability
and have ulwaya held up their heads
In society will stoop, to being bought
like. cattle,, only at a great deal smaller
price, the Information comes In the nn
turo of n surprise. , If tho Judicial con
test Nhull be the ineans of cleaning the
county of this tnass of corruption It
will be money well spent.
FURNITURE UPHOLSTERED
EXPERIENCED WORKMEN,
REASONABLE CHARGES,
TRY US.
Tl SCRANTON BEDDING CO
Special Notices.
WE DON'T WANT BOYS OR LOAFERS,
' but men of ability; S-'HH to J'jOU a month
to hUMtlers: state and general agents; salary
and Co i mission. Chemical Fire Extinguisher
Co., Racine, is.
LARUE STOCK OF HOLD WATCHES
at reduced prices. We have got a biar
stock, too bin iu faut. of watches, good
watches, wh.cii we are willing to s-11 at very
cloae figures, barely cost, to reduce, at Mer
cereau & Connell's.
VOTICE-ON AND AFTER MAY 1, I
1 1 wl 1 make a tuontliiy tour of the follow
ing places giving free op -n air advertising ex
hibitions wi h the stereopticon: Tavlorville,
Hyde t'ark. Providence, Dickson Olvphant,
Peckville, Arcbba d, Jermyn. Exhibitions
given on Wednesday and Friday of eacii
week during the mouth, tbe rates for adrer
tls og are tin per month. Address E. H
Call, Tribune office, city.
'"THE SOI DIER IN OCR CIVIL WAH."
I You want this relic. Contains all of
Frank Leslie's famous old War Pictures, show
ins the foroea n actusl battle, sketcned on tbe
spot. Two volumes, 2,Uuo pictures. Sold on
easy monthly payment'. Delivered by ex
press complete, all charces prepaid. Address
P. O. MOODY, Cia Adams Ave., Seranton, Pa.
BLANK BOOKS, PAMPHLETS, MAOA
siiies, etc.. bound or rebound at Thk
Tnuiu.NK office. Vuick work. Reasonable
pru-ee.
Real Estate.
IO. 'K AT THE HANDSOilE HOUSES Bt
J ing built on Columbia avenue; ut still
theie are some very desirable lots left at low
prices. A. FROTH IX (4 HAM.
Situations Wanted.
AVol'Ntf MAN OF EXPERIENCE
w. nld like a po ition in dry goods or shoe
store. Can icive good re erences. Address
with full particulars, box 2tl, Montrose, Pa.
AYOl'NO MAN, SINGLE. WOULD LIKE
work of any kind: understands horses.
Address J. H., 1110 dams avenue,
WANTED A CHANCE TO LEARN
v hnrdware business by young man of
excellent chsracter and steady babits: strong
and healthy: raferen e; Aadress "HARD
WARE," Tribune office, city.
SITUATION WANTED BY A YOU NO
lady as bookkeeper or cas iler, or would
accept a position as grocery clerk. Wouid
work out of city. Excellent penman. Ad
dress "Experienced," VIS Lat-kawauua ave.
I ENEIiALLY EXPERIENCED CLERK
vt in millinery or dry goods would like
posit ion for 4th of July trad. Can furnish
good recommendation from last employer.
CLERK, care Tribune.
WANTED - BY A Y UNO LADY A
' poaition for boikkeeping ami type
writing, urderstamls a little shorthand,
speaks a number ot languages. Address G,
m, Tribune.
U0M AN WITH CONSIDERABLE I- x"pE
rieuce, would like place as maintain?
housekeeper at sunn er resort. Address
"WIDOW, 'care Tribune.
I 'ANTED " A POSITIoNTiY ANEXPERt
li enced bookkeeper; Al references. Ad
dress Lock Box iT, city.
Medical.
LA HI rest Chichester's Englijh Pennyroyal M!t
Mii.m..n.i Sr.i.,0. nr the Beat. ;. ''"j
Tk, im ollirr. Iwlul '., I.,, i. r ,rtk,;lar. R.lwf
lor uai..-' " itti by (return Mb;.,, ' lnfj".
Cblcbosicr Cheuilcal Co., Tblbula., l'a.
UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA.
Summee Law-Lecturos (twelve week
ly ) iitli yi-ar ot o.intnniance. lieiriu 27th June,
1WI5, end isiU August. Are of sianal use 1st,
To students who design to study at this or
or other Law-School; mi. To those who pro
propose to read privately: and, ad, To prac
titioners who have not bad tho advantage of
systematic instruction.. For circular apply
(P. O , Unlvcraitv of Ya.. Charlottesville, Ya. I
to.lOHN B. MINI R. Prof. Com and Stat Law
PROFESSIONAL - CARDS.
Physicians und Surgeons.
i)ir aTEDVAR'Dl3ANHA8 REMOVED
to Bid Spruce street, Si-runton, Pa.
(Jtmt oppoalto Court 1 louse Square.)
PR. KAY. 208 PKNN AVE.: 1 to S P. M.j
cull 21HI2. Dla. of women, obstrotrlce and
und nil dls. of chll.
VTl. ' A. 3. CONNELU OFPICR 101
Waahlngton avenue, cor. Spruce atreet,
over Krancke'a drug etroe. Residence,
J22 Vine at. Ofllce hours: 10.30 to 12 n.
m. nnd 2 to 4. and 6. SO to 7.80 p. m. Sun
day, 2 to 3 p. m.
DTLW. B. AiidEN, IU North Waahlngton
avenue.
UrTcTL. FR10Y, PRACTICE LIMITED
diseases of the Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat; ottlce, 122 Wyoming ave. Resi
dence, 629 Vina Btreet.
DR I: M. OATE8. 125 WASHINGTON
avenue. Ofllce hours, 8 to 9 a. m., 1.30
to 2 and 7 to S p. m. Residence 209 Jladi
von avenue.
Architects. ,
Ell WARD lT. DAVIS, ARClUTECT?
Room a 24, 2S und 2G, Coninionweulth
building, Scranton,. . .;
IT V. W A LTE h, ARCH I TECT. OFFICE
reur of 60(1 WaHhlngton avenue.
LKWi3HANCOCK. Jr"ARCHITECT.
425 Spruce St., cor. Wash, ave., Buranton.
BROWN & MORIHS, ARCHITECTS,
Pi-Ice building, .12(1 Waahlngton avenue,
Scrnnlon. 1 " '
Teas.
GRAND UNION TEA CO., JONES BROS.
ES, ...
20c; Dimities, regular' 15c.
209
6o2 and 604
T oato lira Taw liiom
I a iiataa. aic, vui. auuuu
Lawyers,
JESSCPS & HAND. ATTORNEYS ANT
Counsellors at law, Commonwealth)
building, Washington avenue.
W. H. JESSUP.
HORACE E. HAND,
W. H. JESSL'P. JR.
WILLARD, WARREN A KNAPP. At
torneys and Counsellors at Law, Re
publican building, - Washington v.
n Ue, Scranton, Pa.
PA TTE RSON & WILCOX. ATTOH
neys and Counsellors at Law; offices
and H Library building , Scranton, Pa.
HOSWELL H. PATTEP.SO.V.
H-L1A.11 A. II 1LLUA.
ALFRED HAND, WILLIAM J. HAND.
Attorneys and Counsellors, Common
wealth building. Rooms 19, 20 and 21.
W. F. botle! ATTORNEY -A T-LAW.
Nos. 19 and io. Burr building, Washing
ton avenue.'
FRAN K T. OKELL, ATTORNEY-AT-Law.
Room 5. Coal Exchange, Scran
ton, Pa.
JAMES W. OAKFORD. ATTORNEY.
at-Law, rooma ttf. M and Hi. Common
wealth building.
SAM U EL Wf EDGACTTRNEY-A-rr
Law. Office. 31T Spruce -su. Scranton, Pa.
L. A. WATRE8. ATTORNET-AT-LAW.
423 Lackawana ave., Scranton, pa.
UR1E TOWNSEND. ATTORNEY AT
Law, Dime Bank Building, Scrtnton.
Money to 4oan In l.ute sums at S-pr
tent.
c. . r7 pifc he rT a tto rn e y"a T
law, Comuionnealth building, Scran
ton, Pa.
C. COMEGYSa:! SPRUCE STREET. .
D. B. P.EPLOGLE. ATTORNEY LOANS
negotiated on reul estate security. 4ui
Spruce tret.
B7. Kf LLAmT ATTORXEr-AT-LAW."
ISO Wyoming ave., Scranton. Pa.
JAS. J. H. HAMILTON. ATTORNEY AT
law, 45 Common-wealth bld'g. Scranton.
J. M. C. RANCK. 13 WTOMINO AVE."
Dentists.
DR. WILLIAM A. T A FT, PORCELAIN.
Bridge and Crown work. Office, tc'J
Washington avenue.
CTC. I.AUBAChT" SURGEON DENtTsfr
No. 115 Wyoming avenue.
R. M. STRATTON, OFFICE COAL EX
change. ;
Schools.
SCHOOL OP THE LACKAWANNA.
Scranton. Pa., prepares boya and girl
for collge or business: thoroughly
trains young children. Catalogue at re
uuest. Opens September )(K
REV. THOMAS M. CANN.
WALTER H. BVELL.
MISS WORCESTER'S KINDERGAR
ten and School, 412 Adams avenue. Pu
pils received at all times. Next term
will open April . ,
Hotels and Restaurants.
THE ELK CAFE, 125 and 127 FRANK
Un avenue. Rates reasonable.
P. Z1EGLER, Proprietor.
SCRANTON HOUSE, NEAR D., iT W'7
V).i-senger depot. Conducted ' on - thai
European plan. VICTOR KOCH. Prop.
Pioneer of the hotel cen
ter ill New lora cuy.
Noted for Its superb loca
tion, sniierlor rooms and
excellent cuisine service. The Standard
Hotel for Kivlng mmr, all c. r
THE PRICK than any flint-clans hotel In
the world. Facing Central Park, 5Sth un.l
5Slh sts Plaaa Square and Fifth avenue;
reached bv any uptown rain, and tho
rrosstown car at Will St., which latter in
tersect nil xurface and elevated roads;
terminal station 6th uve. U road within
half a block. Absolutely Fireproof.
American and European plans. Drlnkinif
water ami Ice used la vaporlised and frozen
on the premises, and certified as to purity
by Prof. Chandler. K. A. HAMMOND.
WESTMINSTER HOTEL.
Cor. Sixteenth St. and Irving Place.
New York.
Rates, $3.50 per dny and upwards. lAmerl
can plan). K. N. ANABLE.
Proprietor.
Loans.
THE REPUBLIC SAVINGS AND
I.oan Association will loan you money
on easier terms and pay you better on
Investment than any other association.
Call on S. N. Cullender, Uime Bunlt
building.
Wire Screens.
JOS. KUETTEU 615 LACKAWANNA
avenue, Scranton. Pa., manulacturer of
Wire Screens. "
Seeds.
G. R. CLARK & COTSEEDSMEN AND)
Nurserymen; store 140 Washington ave
nuo; green honae, 131.0 North Main ave
nue; store telephoe 7S2.
Miscellaneous.
BAUER'S ORCHESTRA-MUSIC FOIt
balls, picnics, purtles, receptions, wad
dliiKH and concert work furnished. For
terms address R. J. Bauer, conductor.
. 117 Wyoming avenue, over Hulbert'a
music atore. i '. .
MEGARGKKi BROTHERS, PRINTERS'
supplies, envolopes. paper bags, twine.
Warehouse. ISO VVaahlngton ave., Scran
ton, Pa. .'
FRANK P. BROWN ft CO.. WHOLE
sale dealers in Woodware. Cordage and
Oil Cloth. 720 West Lackawannu aye.
THOMAS' AUBREY, EXPERT Ac
countant ana auciuoi. nooiiia m""
Williams Building, opposite .postoffloe.
Agiiut for tho Rex Fire Extinguisher.