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THE SCRANTON TRIBUNE-FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 1001.
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THE PEOPLE'S EXCHANGE
AI'OPUtiAR CLEARING HOUSE far the Hem
tit of All Who line House to Kent. Real
Eatatt or Other Property to Sell or ExihanKO, Jr
Who XVant Situations or Help These. Small Ai
vntlMtncnts Cost On Cent a Word, Sl liner
tlotn for Five Cents a Word Except Sltuatltni
Wanted, Which Are Intcrtcd Free.
WANTED-COMPETENT flint, TO HELP Willi
cooking and general housexrork; riterrneia re
quired. Apply 17 Lincoln avenue.
LADY CANVASSER WANTEDTO WORK IN
Catbondalc; salary and commission; Unlit
work and good pays references. AildrcM C, 'Irlb.
line office, Carbondalc.
COMMON COUNCIL MEETS.
A Special Session A Very Radical
Ordinance Introduced by Mr.
Common council met In special ses
sion lust night, with tho following
members present: Messrs. Thompson,
Lofttis, Shepherd, Collins, Uvans, Mus
ters, Wedcinun and Ncnlon. Mr. Nealon
wow made temporary chairman.
Louts Scalcll, an Italian youth, asked
tor exoneration from $3.40 taxes. Ho
claimed he Is under ngo, and his ro
o,uest wag granted.
Tho communication from John F.
Reynolds', esq., regarding tnc unpaid
b.ilunce of $121.77 of the Giles & Lovo
lund surface sewer contract, was re
delved from select council. The city
solicitor advised that payment bo
withheld, as tho firm has not finished
i he: work. The matter was referred to
the street committee.
Tho request of the ICIots Throwing
t-ompany, that h tiro nliirm lox be
idm-ed In their silk mill at tho com
pany's e.iense. provoked considerable
dlseusslou. The resolution from select
eouncll grunting the request was re
ferred to the committee on light, water
Select Councilman Mannlon's resolu
tion, empowering tho city solicitor to
ro to Harrlsburg at m expense to ho
paid by the city of not exceeding fifty
dollars-, to look after the city's Inter
ests in the bill validating the paving
ordinances, which have caused so much
trouble, was referred to the Judicial y
The requisitions of the Columbia and
Mitchell Hose companies for the month
of February were granted, and the
building committee was Instructed to
make needed repairs to the Mitchell
The select council resolution, author
izing the city engineer to Issue a per
mit to Thomas Thcophllus to connect
Ills property with the Spring street
suwer, was referred to the street com
mittee. Tho bills ordered paid at the last ses
sion fif select council were acted upon
favorably by the commoners.
The following new ordinance was In
troduced by Mr. Thompson and was
referred to the committee:
Section I. Bo It ordained by tho se
lect and common councils of the city
of Carbondulc, and It Is hereby or
dained by the authority of the same,
that hereafter every person, whether
principal or agent, entering Into, be
ginning or desiring to begin a tran
sient retail business in the city of Car
hoiid.il? (or the salo of any goods,
wares or merchandise, whatsoever,
whether tho same shall be represented
or held forth to Iks bankrupt, as
signees, or about to quit business, or
goods damaged by fire, water or othor
wlse shall take out a license for the
same from the city treasurer of said
city, and said license shall bo for the
period of one month and shall be re
newed monthly during the continuance
of slid sale.
Section ;. Any person or persons
taking out a license as provided by tho
first section hereof shall pay to the
city treasurer the sum of two hundred
dollars, and for each tenexval thereof
shall pay tho sum of ono hundred dol
lars. Section 3. Any person entering upon
or beginning said business without
first having taken out the license obovo
provided for shall be fined the sum of
two hundred dollars, to be collected as
other tines are by law collectible, and
In default of payncnt of said tine to
be Imprisoned for a period not exceed
ing thirty days.
Section 4. All ordinances or parts of
oidlnances Inconsistent herewith or
any part hereof arc hereby repealed.
Council then adjourned. Next Mon
day In their regular meeting night.
Buried in Brookside Cemetery.
An interment was made In Brookside
rmetery yesterday. Ths body was
that of 1 -year-old Annie Snyder,
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jessie Sny
der, of Pilceburg, who died on Tues
day, after being III several days with
an acut attack of bronchitis.
Attached Railroaders Fay.
Itallroad men are Interested in a
story that reached this city yesterday
from Port Jervts, concerning two en
gineers of the Erie road, who when
r they -went to the pay car recently for
It Cares the
Constant coughing is
the sure road to serious
Cherry 'far Syrnp
cures the cough, and
tion. PJeasant, easy to
take, always the same
all tho way through
the bottle does not
deteriorate with age.
At all Drug Stores.
85 cents a Bottle.
their month's salaries, were Informed
that It had been attached by u Chi
cago book publishing firm. About two
yeurs ago a man secured subscriptions
to a book to be known as tho Krlo edi
tion of the "American Engineers." Tim
price of the book was to bo $15, and for
sketches and portraits of engineers $10
extra. The books were to bo delivered
the following summer. The engineers
had forgotten nil ubout tho matter
when, a short time ago they received
letters from the publishing company
saying tho books would be delivered
and requesting payment.
The looks came, but ths engineers
said the work was jiojt ns represented
and refused to pay. Then camo threats
of legal uctlon, quickly followed by
garnlsheelng of engineers' wages along
the whola Erie system from New York
to Chicago. The mutter Is now in the
hands of the Erie's attorneys.
KEPT THEIR SECRET WELL.
Been Mai vied Nearly Two Months,
but the News Just Published.
The friends of John la. Cole, better
known as ".tack" Cole, und they are
legion In this city, will undoubtedly
be greatly surprised to hear that ha
has Joined the ranks of the benedicts.
Hut-such is the case. He has been
marneJ since ''inistmas day, but tho
news wa3 not made public until yes
terday afternoon. 'Mr. Cole Is the
yardmaster of the Ontario and West
ern rallway.and Is not only well known
In this city, but ull along the lino
and by railway men of this section
On Clulsttnas day, he and Miss El
hIj L.. Golden, who was then living In
Plranton, took a trip to Hlnghamton,
arid were quietly married by the Rev.
E. M. Andeison, In the parsonage of
the Thirty-fourth Street Presbyterian
church. They then came back to
Scran ton and Mr. Cole did not take the
t rou bio to Inform his ft lends here of
the important event. Since Chi let
mas ho has made his resldenco In
Miss Golden is a Miihtg.iu gill. She
came to Carbondale when the Anthra
cite hotel was, undei the management
of W. II. Thompson and made a long
stay with them, ft was theru that
Mr. Col met his future bride. Mr.
and Mrs. Cole expect to take up their
residence In this city in a short time.
CANTWELL DIES AT HOSPITAL.
The Injuries He Received at Glon
wood Mine Prove Fatal.
Lawrence Cantwell, one of tho men
who was jo badly Injured as a result
of the concussion following the big
cavc-ln at tho Olenxvood No. 1 mine of
tho Hillside coal and Iron company,
at Mayfleld, on Wednesday, died yes
terday morning at S.SO o'clock at the
Emergency hospital In this city, where
he had been removed on Wednesday
night. From the time Mr. Cantwell
was taken from the mine In an uncon
scious condition it was known that ho
was In a critical condition, and, us told
in The Tribune yesterday, the physi
cians at the hospital held out absolute
ly no hope for his living longer than a
He was about 3.1 years old and un
married. He lived with his sister, a
Mrs. Donnelly, of Maytleld. whose
hufband was killed some time ago,
leaving a number of children. Cant
well had been the solo support of ths
family since Donnelly's death. He
was a member of the Ancient Order of
Hibernians and of the Catholic Mutual
Benevolent association, In which socie
ties he was much esteemed. They will
attend his tuneral In a body.
Held the Lucky Number.
Miss Margaret Kllleen, of Brooklyn
street, invested a quarter of a dollar
on a chance for ."0 In gold at the le
cent Columbia Hose company's fair,
and got coupon No. ,". It turned out
that this was the lucky number, and
Miss Kllleen now has the money, re
ceiving It from Abe Sahm on Wednes
day evening. No ono has yet appear
ed to claim the couch.
William Bowers' Will.
By the will of the late William Bow
ers, who died a tew weeks ago at his
home on Canaan street, all of his prop
erty is left to his widow, Mrs. Caroline
Bowers, without reservation. She Is
also named as his executrix. The doc
ument was drawn In IMS and was
witnessed by Pierce Butler and II. C.
A Farewell Party.
William J. Oaffney, of Hiookljn
street, who will leave this city for
Butte.Mont., this evening, gavu a' fare
well party to his numerous friends last
evening, at his home. A large num
ber mponded to his Invitations, and
wished their host tho best of luck In
his future home. He expects to be In
Montana on Monday night.
Eureka chapter, No. 179, Royal Arch
Junior Order United American Me
chanics. Companion? of the Forest.
American Legion of Honor.
The Royal Circle.
Washington Tea Methodist Episco
Gone to Philadelphia.
Thomas J. McCawiey, of Eighth ave
nue. an engineer on the Delaware und
Hudson road, who wub injured In a
Plight wreck at Scranton soms tlmo
ugo, has gone to Philadelphia, where
he will undergo treatment In the Uni
versity of Pennsylvania hospital.
A Slight Wreck.
A Delaware and Hudson engine, In
charge of Englneman Peter Dougherty,
of this city, run Into tho ldo of nn
Erie engine nt Ararat Summit on Wed
nesday evening, smashing things up a
Will Reside on Washington Street.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Jones, nee Miss
Ida Carter, whose wedding on Wed
nesday evening was reported in yes
terday's Tribune, will for the presont
reside with tho brldegioom's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Jones, of South
Washington street, where they will be
"at home" to all thulr many friends.
They will take no wedding tilp.
E.L. Hatfield, man
ager of the Carban
date edition, will be
pleated to receive
callers seeking Infor
mation or desirous of
Imparting It Tele
phone numbers: New
186: old, oaaj.
A COLONIAL RECEPTION.
A Miniature White House Ceremony
Takes Placo Tonight.
It has been tho custom each year
for the little ones nt Mrs. Martha L.
Meaker's kindergarten to observe
Washington's Birthday at the school,
when Oeorgo nnd Martha were repro-
-..,.. ...1 f... 1fl.fi t nt n iti.Aunml I.. , 1. 1 nf.1
utii.i uj . nu luig iiicrnui ill kuu um-
time costumes of over a century ago.
These annual function hnvo always '
been largely attended and are looked
forward to and enjoyed by tho rela
tlvcs of the pupils, to whom Invltu- J
tlons to tho reception were lestrlcted. ,
Tomorrow evening:, however, tho re- j
ceptlon will bo more public than has
been the custom.
The Ladles Aid society of the First
Methodist Episcopal church will hold
their annual Lady Washington tea,
and Mrs. Meaker has kindly consented
to allow tho children of her school to
hold their reception in the parlors of
the church during tho progress of tho
ten. General and Mrs. Washington
will bo assisted In receiving by Secre
tary of the Treasury Alexander Ham
ilton and Miss Eleanor Paike Custls,
better known as Nellie Custls, the
adopted daughter of General Wash
ington. Tho quarletto vill bo attired
In Colonial costumes and the stately
etiquette of the Eighteenth century
will be observed by the distinguished
quartette. The Impersonators will all
bo from Mrs. Meuker's private school.
The father of his country will be rep
loepri by Raymond Tiffany: Mailha
Washington by Million Muun; Secre
tary Hamilton by Frank Shannon,
while the sprightly and lovable Nellie
Ctislts will bo portrayed by Romalne
In addition to this, exceptional at
traction, thu ladles of the church have
picpatcd a menu for their Lady Wash
ington tea which is absolutely cer
tain to delight the palate of a'! who
attend. Today being u legul holiday,
and no counter attractions prevailing,
the probabilities ate that a great many
will partake of the tea. Tho ladles are
piepared. however, to cater to nil oom
eis. and urgo every Intending olnar to
bring a lusty appetite along, In orier
to do full Justice to the occasion.
Tho Pool Tourney.
The number of players In the pool
tournament of tho Carbondalo Cycle
elub arc steadily diminishing. Last
night two more were dropped from the
list for losing three games. Two games
weio played dining the evening. The
llrst resulted In u victory for J. U.
Reese (second elass) over J. A. Hoole
(second clabs) by the score of 50 to 40,
Mr. Hoole retiring from the tourney.
The other game was between C.
Humphrey and L. P. Davis, both In
the third class, which was won by the
former by the score of 50 to 28, Mr.
Davis also Incoming a "has-been."
The standing of the players to date
CIjv. Won. Lot.
M. 0. fillfoid . ". 1
F. It. Deiby .1 : 1
.1. fiilbool .! - 1
C. Humphrey ' I
II MeMlllan M 4 1
J. (!. Ucoi- : -2
I,, t:. Itobirts : I 2
C R. Smith :) ( .'
linl .swingle 1 r- 0
A. L. Stewart 2 ' 1
"Count" Valeri Will Be Tried.
Michael Angelo Salvntorc Mario Va
leri. "Count dl Verschettl," who Is
chaiged by Mrs. Mattle Hughes Brown,
playwright, singer, actress and com
poser, of iOG West Fifty-second street,
formerly of this city, with sending her
threatening letters nnd stealing her
$150 diamond ling, waived examination
in the west sldo police court In New
Yoik on Wednesday. His ball was ic
duced to $800, hut he could not pro
duce a bondsman, so he went to Jail to
await trial. The "count" has returned
Mrs. Brown's ring.
A Narrow Escape.
Edward Genity, of Gordon avnue,
had a miraculous escape from Instant
death while at work at No. 1 shaft on
Wednesday. Ho was working nt tho
horseshoe curve near the mouth of the
mine. He did not notice u trip of cars
coming up the steep Incline at a live
ly pace and was standing near the
track. The cars hit him and knocked
him to one side, out of the way of tho
wheels. A lew bruises and scratches
was all that Mr. Gerrity could find
when he took an inventory of damages
after he had picked himself up.
No Holiday In Schools.
The public schools of tho city Will
not be closed today on aceount tit th.-
holiday, but undoubtedly a larg'j num
ber of the pupils will go "on strllcs"
nnd refrain fiom attending them, as
most of the Juveniles linvs thilr own
Ideas about the sanctity of a holiday,
especially one which Is so piolinc in
legends of the precocity of the young
ster, w ho was some day to be re
vel ed as the "Father of JIU Country"
and whose birthday Is observed nil
over the land of the free.
To Mr. and Mrs. Thomas- Cornish,
Upper Dundaff street, a son.
To Mr. and Mrs. J. Grant Nicholson,
17 Drumtnond avenue, a daughter.
To Mr. und Mrs. George P. Van Beck,
0J South Main street, a daughter.
At the Opera House.
Friday matinee "Quo Vadls."
Friday night "Captain Heme.'
Saturduy matinee "Nobody's Claim,"
Saturday night "The Denver Ex
press." Burled In This City.
The remains of Mrs. Bridget Cawif y,
of Clinton township, Wayne county,
were brought to this city Wednesday
afternoon and were bulled In St, Hose
Is Now a Bentlst.
J Mooro Crago, formetly of this
;lly. has passed the examination of
Cures a Cough or Cold" at onoc.
Couquers Croup, Whoopliij-Couzli.lJronrhllli,
C.rll'pennrt Conmmptlou OnlcE, "tire e"i"3.
Dr.liull'a I'llla aire Constipation. SOpllls IOc
tho New York Rtnle Medical society.
and holds a certificate permitting him
to practice dentistry. Ho had an aver
age of Pn, Ho 1m now associated with
I)r. Bmyth, of Brooklyn, N. Y. Wil
liam Crngo, formerly of this city, la
employed In tho ofllco of Collier's
Weekly, In New York.
Today at the Pottomcc.
Washington's birthday being a legal
holiday tho postofllce will bo closed a
portion of tho time. Following ore tho
Fostofllco lobby open for general
business from 7 n. m. to 12 o'clock:
from 3.30 p. in. until 6.30 p. in. for
lock-box owners only. Ono general do
livery of mnll by carrier. No money
order or registry business done on this
Had a Social Time.
The Daughters of Naomi held a so
clnl gathering In their hall In tho
Leader building last night and mony
members of out of town "societies were
present. An Impromptu entertain
ment, which Incluted many creditable
numbers, occupied the early part of
the 'evening. That was followed by
an Informal social. Refreshments
wero passed nnd a generul good tlmo
was enjoyed by all.
Got a Fox.
Thomas Kane, of Upper Powderly
road, lo the proud possessor of a
largo fox, which ho killed on Wednes
day, while hunting on tho Unlondalo
mountain. The fox will be stuffed
and placed In the window of M. J.
Cavnnngh's store, on Gordon avenue.
Poor Board to Meet.
Tonight Is the regular meeting night
of the poor board, and as tho report
recently submitted by the nudltors a
to come up, the meeting promises to
be an interesting one.
The Passing Throng.
P. J. Coleman and J. J. Early visited
Mrs. Richard W. Pelhlck Is ill at her
home on Spring street.
W. It. White, of Forest City, was
a visitor in town yesterday.
Mi. Mary O'Brien nnd daughter,
Annie, aic visiting In Oneonta,
Miss Teresa Loftus, of Susquehanna,
Is thu guest of friends In town.
.Miss Julia Horan, of Scranton, Is vis
iting her parents on Gordon avenue.
Mr. and Mrs. A. Lewsley and son,
Delos, are visiting friends In NInovah.
Miss Dorothy S. Terry, of Scrnnton.
is th guest of Mis? Harriet Rolls, of
Dr. R. Hampton has returned to
Scranton, after a short stay with
friends in this city.
Mrs. George Robinson is rapidly in
coveii'ng from the effects of a recent
operation for appendicitis.
Mrs. Joseph Isgar. Mrs. William
Thomas and Miss Grace Slmroll, of
this city, nxpcct to spend the holiday
D. W. W. Fletcher, who has been
visiting his sister in Blnghamton for
two or three days, Is expected home
The production of "Quo Vadis"
should be greeted by a crowded house
on Saturday night. Munagcr Gibbons
ussures the public that the company is
a capable one, and a flrst-class per
formance may be expected. Lawrenco'a
orchestra, of Scranton, has been en
gaged. Tickets are now on sale at
Watklns' drug store.
The tuneral of Mrs. Ann Loftus, who
dltd on Tuesday last, took place yes
terday afternoon at 3 o'clock from her
late home on Dunmoro street. There
was an unusually large attendance of
friends and relatives. The temalus
were taken to St. Patrick's church,
where a brief service for the dead was
conducted by Rev. John Ruddy, after
which the deceased was borne to St.
Patrick's cemetery. whee Interment
was made. The pall-bearers were P.
W. Fadden, Prof. John Mahoney, An
thony Walsh, Thomus Monahan, John
Dempsey, Robert Lyons, William Gib
bons nnd Thomas Hanahoe.
The ladles of the Initial socleU' of
tho Blnkely Baptist chutch will serve
a Martha Washington supper In the
social room of that edifice this even
ing, between tho hours of G und 9
o'clock. Supper, '-'3 cents.
Miss Lucy Farrell returned to New
York yesterday, after spending the
past two months at her home here.
The public schools will be closed to
day, In honor of Washington's birth
day. Willie Burke, of North Scranton, was
a visitor In town yesterday.
Rev. E. J. Haughton. of Dunmore,
spent yesterdoy at this place.
The postofllce will be open between
the hours of 8.30 and 12 o'clock this
Miss Margaret Welbel, of High stieet,
and Mr. Henry Stiiue. also of this
town, were united In marriage yester
day afternoon at tho German Evangeli
cal church by the pastor. Rev. Adolph
Weber. After the ceremony the young
couple returned to the bride's home,
whore a leccptlon was given. Mr. and
Mrs. Strlno are popular young people
and have the best wishes of their
many friends. A dance was given last
evening In Weber's rink in honor o?
This evening will occur tho grand en
tertainment to be held In the Slblev
Union church. The programme, which
appeared In yestet day's Issue, Is nn
elaborate one, A feature which prom
ises to prove Interesting will be tho
competition on "The Banner of the
Sea," prize $5.
This afternoon a sweepstake shoot
ing match at live birds will be held at
the Farvlew hotel.
The fair of tho Lawrence Hose com
pany still continues to draw large at
tendance. The programme for this
evening will bo a drama, to bo given
by class No. 7 of the Brick church.
The evangelistic services which aro
being held nightly nt the Methodist
Episcopal church, under the Jurisdic
tion of the pastor, Rev. C. B. Henry,
assisted by the Singing Evangelist
Buck, havo been very successful. This
evening will close the series.
This evening the Ladles' Aid society
of tho Archbald nnd Pyno Primitive
Methodist church have a treat In store
for those who care to grasp the oppor
tunity, when they will serve a Mai thu
Washington tea from G to 9 p. in. Ad
mission, ten cents.
Tho employes of tho Taylor Worsted
company, Judge & Co. and tho Lacka
wanna Silk company aro requested to
meet In Joint session tomorrow uftei
noon In Basham's hall at 1 o'clock
The choir of tho Calvary Baptist
church will meet for rehearsal this
In announcing the ofllcets-eleet In
IS THe Bcsr PLACC IN
SCRANTON TO BUY A
Don't tail to come an J sec as great bargains
are waiting for you.
34-3C WASHINGTON AVE.
In New Guernsey Building.
Davis steam dye Co.
319 PCNN AVE.
Coo'l callnl for am) dclhireil. Clcanlnc
D.iclng .ind l'ros'lmr.
ALL WO-KGtMffflVrro. PHONE 3730
VeU 23 cent meal In the city,
rive Meal Ticket, $1.00.
Sunday dinner a iToeUlty.
244 ADAMS rVE.
W.J. BARtlSCALE. I "?T'"?'
mantels. I cSi'&glt
rire-plarc tiininiini;., Tlllnir for floor.
32 wish' varow ve. tel".-hone.
W. A. HARVEY.
l.lcrtrlc Wlrlne Jinl flitiue".
Klictrlc Hell jnd lilcphone Work.
300 OOMMOVlVCi.TH BUILOINQ.
J. B. WOOLSEY CO
Plate Glass and Lumber
Kinqsbury & Scranton.
MINE AN j MILL SU -PLIES.
DittrUt. Ai:(ntj for
John A. Itucbllnir' nmh l.o.'b Wire Pope and
Ueetriral Wire. Outia Perdu and Itubbcr Mf(t.
Co.'s lltltliiff, racking, Hoe and Mielunical
ItuMier Good-. Know Hon Packing. Carter's
Oil Olnthlnc Itoom :ilil Paiill UMsr.
IV. H. GORDON & SON.
Hone Shnelmj and Central Macktmitlilni
Wagon and Carriage Pulldlnu;.
339 ADAMS AVNUE.
yesterday's Issue, Wo unintentionally
omitted the name of P.ivld It. Evans,
councilman in the First ward.
Rev. Dr. II. II. Harris, of this town,
performed the ceremony which united
In' marriage Miss 'Mattlo Jones and Mr.
James Boyd, at West Scranton, on
A large delegation of members fiom
Emblem division, Xo. 57, Sons of Tem
perance, uttended the fourth anniver
sary of Ripple division, at West Scran
ton, on Wednesday evening.
The schools of this borough w 111 re
main closed today, In commemoration
of Washington's birthday.
Dr. and Mrs. Adam Stegner, of Rcnd
ham, visited relatives In Providence
Attorney J. M. Hands left yesterday
for Bloomsburg on legal business.
Mrs. Charles J. Evans, of Xorth
Main street. Is 111.
Misses Margaret Jones and Lillian
Harris are visiting the Misses Mamie
Erancls and Jennie Harris, at the
Bloomsburg State Normal school.
Mrs. George Hood, of North Taylor,
was the guest of relatives In Plttston
Mrs. Samuel Harlos and daughters,
Christen and Ruth, of Washington
street, are visiting relatives In New
Miss Grace Donnelly, of Soranton,
spent Sunday with friends In this
Samuel Brodhead lett on Tuesday for
Montrose, to attend thu funeral of his
great-grandson, Charles J. Brodhead.
Quarterly meeting will be held at
tho brick Methodist Episcopal church
next Sunday morning.
Mlsh Mary Seal, of Scranton, spent
Sunday with her mother In this place.
Mrs. Muiy Dick has been spending
a few days with her daughter, Mrs.
Davis, of Hyde Park.
An exhibition of moving plctuiex will
be given In Drake's linll on Saturday
night for the benefit of the Presby
terian Sunday school. Admission, 20
Robert Johnson has purchased a fine
new piano for his sons.
Tho Hose company's fair Is well at
tended, and a plenslng programme is
rendered each night.
Mrs. Robert Imes Is quito ill at her
Mrs. J. Erwln Brodhead, of Forest
City, visited her father, M. V. Stark,
There will be a lecture given by Rev.
R. H. Reidy on "The Life of Queen
Victoria," at the Old Forge Methodist
Episcopal church on Friday evening,
February 22, at ".30 o'clock. No udniis-
THERE ARE MANY ROADS.
The Finger Posts Marking tho Many
By-paths of Present Day Troubles
Seem to Point the Same Wny,
Lack of Nerve Force.
Day by day thu columns of this
paper bring new evidence from Scian-
ton people of tho great work being
tlono by Dr. A. W. Chuse's Nerve Pills.
Why they accomplish so much Is
easily explained they are prepared
with an eyu single to restoring nerve
force. They accomplish this object,
which no other niedlchm In the world
has ever been ablo to do; that's why
hundreds of Scrnnton people offer their
Mr. Samuel Rosers, of No. 123 Hyde
Park avenue, Scrnnton, Pn says: "I
was in n run-down condition, head
aches, nervous and sleeping badly and
tho appetlto poor. I wus told of Dr.
A. W. Chuse's Nervo Pills and got a
box. As a icsult I sleep and cat well
again. I am very much pleased with
them und glad to recommend thorn to
othets. This I can do conscientiously."
Dr. A. W. Chase's Nervo Pills aro
sold at JOc. a box nt dealeis. or Dr. A.
W. Chaso Medicine Co., Buffalo, N. y.
See that portrait nnd signature of A.
W, Chose, M, D., ure on every package.
THESS ENTERPRISING DEALERS OAN SUPPLY YOUR NEEDS
OF EVERY CHARAOTMR PROMPTLY AND SATISFACTORILY.
Brotherhood Wine Cos
I'ine OM Part. tlurRundlc. ami
Sauternrti. Family TraJa Only.
P. H. FRENCH. 4oa oonnell bloq.
Great Fire Sale
at 430 spruce st.
Now (lolne; On.
I'mc Furs and alt klmli of Xeikwcar
BRESOHEL A CO.
322 VASHINQTON AVENUE.
Oils' by tekpliono reechii prompt attention.
VILSON A WASBZRS.
S. H. TWININQ.
131 PENN AVE.
Vet tallied and (tenU.
All Shlncf. Be.
420 SPRUCE ST.
We male tpulally of fine bread Mult.
Orders for Salads, 0;tcr.s, Croqucttea, cty,,
A full line of Leo Cream and lid.
4QS SPRUCE ST. S03 LINO'N ST.
adaux -aau.au lunooxuiSE
sscjii pile jailil.io 'ia;PIX 'CI0!) '-"WW
'SXVOM ONUVId X3ari3
C. n - FINEST
COI1INA. 01V PK AUIA. 1 1. ( MtACTKi:.
DEAN, aob connell bldq.
QllNpi'Q at jour own prlre
Goodman'n ncnnn.il Nile.
A32 LCKAWANN4 AVENUE.
bl'.SMIINt: UOTTL1NC! N0I1K
f40 SANDERSON AVE.
alon will be charged. Following thu
lecture there will be a box social held
in the Sunday school loom, under the
nu.stdces of the senior elusses of the
Sunday school. Ice. cream will also be
Special to the Scranton Trlnune.
Harford, Feb. 21. Mr. and Mrs. Dell
Lewis, of Olyphant, were called hoie
by the sickness of Mrs. Lewis' mother,
who is in a very critical condition at
tho home of her daughter, Mrs. Park
W. W. Ostoihout and II. . Bobbins
were In LMiighnmtou Wednesday.
Horn To Mr. and Mrs. George 11.
Payne, February lb, a ten-pound hoy.
The following men were elected at
our town election: Ast-cstor, F. 11.
Carpenter; supervlsoi. W. 11. Richard
son: school directors, P. A. Osboru, W.
W. Wlllniarth; Judge of election, A. C.
Salisbury: inspectors of election. W.
II. Gow, L. E. Wllmaith; town clerk.
W. B. Hammond; town Itcasurer. F.
1!. Titfnny; audltois, .1. It. Alexander,
II. E. Miller; poormaster. E. E. Titus.
Mis. S. B. O.'boni Is, visiting her
daughter In Susquehanna.
Miss Mabel Osboru entertained a
number of her little friends Feb. 1.',
It bulug her fouith birthday.
The South Hurfoid school Is elostd
till May first, on account of whoop
Will Weseott and family have moved
Mr.-. C. H. Osboru relumed to her
home In Nicholson Wednesday.
Frank Tiffany has traded his homo
und lot io Charles Fulton for his
farm and expects to take possession
Mrs. Frank Carpenter Is sufierlng
with it i elapse of the grip.
William Patterson hat. n severe at
tack of grip.
Mr. nnd Mis. W. I".. Hammond and
son aie vl-dtlng lel.xtlvfs In Nort
wieh, N. Y.
The West Branch Christian Endea
vor convention of Siisqurhnnna coun
ty will be held In the Congteg.itlonal
church Friday evening and Saturday
of this week. Rev. Pi Ice. of Plymouth,
I'd., will address the meeting Friday
Special to the Scrsrt.'n IiUnine.
Holllstervllle. Feb. 20. Rev. C. A.
Spauldlng, who.'L- panin appeared on
the progi amine for the semi-annual
association and Hide school conven
tion, which convened In the lluwiey
Baptist ehiiu h the siith and 21st Inst.,
was unable to nttwiu. owing to the
inclemency of the weath'-r and a si
vere cold, lroin which ho Is suffering.
Rev. Mr. I'isk. of the Methodist
Protestant church, will pi each his
farewell sermon icio March S, at 10
o'clock a. m.. for this conference jear.
It Is hoped that U?v. M. Flak will b
returned to this district lor the en
Owing to tjic Incl
grist mill cannot le
peoplo Whit sex ei Hi
. of xt-.it er. the
run dally. And
flitx-s for their
sleighing. A large number of logs aro
being hauled to rimles D. Mitchell'
new steam mill
Tho Klaer Entettaliiuient rompnny.
of M UkcH-llnrre, mo expected to gl-o
theh moving pletuin entertainment In
the Patriotic Older Sui.s of America
hull. Tuexday excnliig. Fob. 2ti.
Mr. and Mis. Floyd McFmland, of
Ariel, xeio elltei tallied lust Suuduy at
the hnnio of hi- parents. Mr. and Mrs.
Mr. A. ii. Ibdllnlcr Is suffering xxith
Mrs. Eliza Andiexxs. who has been
sick for the last mouth. Is slowly
Mr. and Mrs Alton Brown aro re
covering from an attack of tho gilp.
To Ciue the Grip In Two Days.
Laiatlw1 lliomo (Quinine irmrnrj iliu imu",
Are sun fully lnwredt
If not, call upon
F. L. HITCHCOCK
5W and 507 Commonwealth llulldlnj,
Only Cral-eliM compantci leprcsented. Claims
promptly pa hi.
o. s. OLOsSvgroV
THE SMITH PREMIER TYPEWRITER.
IT LEADS THEM ALL.
L. SOMMAR. Building Contractor.
Employ union men. Kallmatei etteerfully
Kb en. Itemodcling and repairing a specialty.
32a WASHINGTON A V.
LACK AW "NN A
Will eell all their rumples of fln imported
Madras Shlrta for men at ?oc; worthUtotl.Vl.
Dugcln and uvgont
rt all kind". Ilou-s
nnd building lots at
M. T. KELLER.
315 Adam Ae.
tMlir.0 TAILORED SUIT1? TO ORDER.
tot ljdits and Cents.
436 SPRUCE ST. SCRANTON, PA,
A large assortment of tine LmtiretUs and
Parasols of PINK SILK. l'p-to-date patterns.
Priecs rodtlscly LOWER than anj house In
thu ilty. All good, kept In REPAIR tiee of
charge for one J'ear. IIM'AIKIKfl and RE
COVERING a pccialtj.
313 SPRUCE ST.
REPORT OF THE COVDITION Of THE
THIKD NATIONAL BANK
at Scranton, in the Mate of Peniwjlvania, at tht
elo&e of tiujiieM, Keb. 6, 1&0I:
I.ojnj and dkicounU l,S2,ffK 41
OtcrdraflA, accurrd and unsecured ... 1,117 P?
U. S. bond to Mcurc circulation.... 100,000 M
V. S. bundi to xcuro U. S. deposit. 471,000 l.
Piemluniii on IT. S. bonds 5,3") 4o
htockn, securities, etc S6t,8J.X M
Hanking hoii"C, furnlttuc and mtnrrs ."8,37) 01
Due from national bjuU (not reritr
agents) l-.'.HII 71
Dun from state banks and haukeifc,, C.ofll s'
Due from npprotcd reserte agent.. oJS.SOUtli
Internal lexenuc stanmi SU M
riiotW .mil ollur cnii llms 4.267 4
Exchanges tor (lejriiig hoiw fi,03i $
Notm of olher national banks 3, 17 J 0U
l'raittonal paper cunercj", nickel.,
and icntri l,tl ul
Lawful money reserto in bank, vli:
Specie 100,7M u
ICgal tender notes 32.500 00
U. s. ciitlt'H of deposit tor legal ten-
tint Vi.'M II
Redemption fund Illi V. I?, treas
urer (j'o of circulation) B.OuO OH
Due from l". S. treasurer, other than
3 redemption fund 1,000
ToU A$3M87 61
Capital stock paid in f. 200,000 mi
Surplus fund oOO.OOO 01
Undivided piollts, lei expenses and
taxes paid 4rt,87S 7
National lui.k notes nuUtandtnc ... 100,000 OU
Duo to othtr national banks S2.ISI 11
Due to state banks and bankers .. . :t,70ij 7t
I hi" to tiu-t compjnlw und euxlugs
banki v.'W 5t
Dividends unpaid 168 JVi
Indlxldual dopo-ils subjcit to rhick. ;,l7,2!0 74
Demand certificate of deposit 33,M:!ffi
Ortitlod chcclos 1,201 P.
r.ivhlii'rt ilu'cXs outstanding 2, ISA s
1'nlted States deposit! IZO.MT If
Deposits of !,'. S. disbursing ofneera.. 1,732 07
Total 3,8J1,4S7 tti
Mate of PennstltJiilj, Oninty of Lackawanna, .
1, Win. II. Peck, cashier of the aboxe-namul
bank, do aolcinnly swear that the above state
nient la tine to Hie bet of my knowledge an.
bcliil. WM. H. pt.CK, Cahll.
Sibkcrlbed and sivoin to before me this JOll
die of reuiuuy. S-AM'l. XV. EDOAR.
C'oriect .Xitr.t Notary Public.
.1 I1EVI. DIMMICK.
ALFRED HAND, Directors.
REPORT Of THE CONDITION OF TUC
TRADERS NATIONAL RANK
at Scranton, in the State of Pennsylvania, at
the cloac of bmlne-. Kfbruarv S, 1001.
Loan-s and discounts fl.OoO.o'tO 5'
Owrdralts, netured and unecured.... 613 01
t'. S. bond3 t secuie circulation .... ?0,O0Q. flu
I.', b. bonds to secure U. S. deposits.. 1:0,000 On
Puinlums on I', h. bonds 11,000 0"
Mocks, eecurlllt.s, eto '2,sS,382 !i
Panklr.c house, furniture and fixtures 140,000 Oi
Other leal estate owned !,451 "
Dae fiom National tanks (not re
serte agents) 16.10J .V,
Due from Stato binks and bankers., 5,809 17
Duo lroin approtid tescrxu agent. .r. S3,toj S
Internal lctcnua tanps 1,(19 01
Cheek-! and other cash Item MtJ ftX
Exchauara for clearing hoijso 10,769 M
Noteo of other National hank 2,04s. 00
Fractional paper currency, nickels
and cent ?S as
Law tul Money Reset to In Rank, tin..
i-peelo ti0,t6' oil
Legal tender notes Sl.SOO DO
Redemption fund xtith U. S, Tieav
urer (.1 per rent, of ch dilation)... 11,500 tfl
Due from t'. S. Treasurer, other thin
i per nut. icdemptlon fund 1,000 on
Total :,.J,S 11
t aplial stoik paid in J 2'AOOX Co
Surplus fund 100,000 HI
I'ndlildod prcltti", less cxpenes and
tjrs pdd 21, V wi
National bank notm outstanding '00,CK10 On
Due to other National banks 1S..X70 I,
Duo lo Mato bank and bankers S.lll tl
DlxIdeniU unpaid 102 Ul
Indlxldual dcpoidU subject to check.. l,."a'.i,3S4 Pi
Dimaud ccrtilhatu of deposit 113,02!) tt
Ccrlllisd cueiU t602 i'i
(alderH ilniks oulslaudliig 80 0".
fulled Hales-dcpojtta 11.1,000 U
Total 2.:!3,sei 21
State of I'innsjhJiila, County of Licks
aujhtu, w. i
I, I'm 11k L. Phllli, rashlet of the aboxe
nuniid bml., do (olemnly swear that the abotj
statement U tiuo to tho beat of mv knonlcdae
F. I.. PIIILLIP.S. Caihler.
SuWrthcd and snoru to before me thin 2tlt
day of IVbiuat.v, ItiOI.
XV. h. P1EIIL, Notary Publl.
C. P. MATTHEWS,
W. W. WAThON.
K. H. .lOVEN