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TttB S01UNTON TRIBUNfe-SATURDAY, MAY 31 1002.
Bpriil to tha 8crnlon TrlDun.
Plttston, May SO.-Ovcr 1,600 people
Attended tho matinee races conducted
by tho Luzerne County Fair nssoclatlon
nt tho West Plttston fair grounds this
afternoon, iind snw a nno programme
of races. The weather wna pe feet and
the track was In very good condition.
Every race was a close and Ixcltlng one
and enthusiasm was kept at a. high
pitch. 'Squire Ehiet, of West PlttBton,
WHS-'Bturter. The-score was as follows:1
2.22 class, trot or pace.
Jennie Glennon (Perrln, Pitts
Miss Jennie (MIers, Wllkcs-
Barre) 1 132 3
Fusty Garret (Wood, Lacka
wanna) 2 32 3 2
Tlme-1.12. 1.11., LH. 1.12, 1.10.
Road race, trot or pace. ,
Kansas Chief (James Llewellyn,
Plttston) ...l 1 1
Poor Richard (Davis, West Pltts
ton) 2 2 2
Victor, Jr. (Corcoran, Plttston).... 3 3 3
Time 1.21, 1.22, 1.22.
Free-for-all, trot or pace.
Kxplolt (Porrln, Plttston) Ill
Callle K. (Tatem, Plttston) 2 2 2
Time 1.08, 1.06, 1.03.
The mucli-tulked-o match race be
tween Major Ross (Dr. Coblclgh, Kings
ton) and Lucy Heyer (James Cool,
Wllkes-Barre) resulted In a victory for
Lucy Heyer In three straight heats. The
race was won easily) Mojor Ross break
ing several times In each heat. Time
1.11, 1.13, 1.15.
Joseph Jones, of Lansford, Is spend
ing a few days at tho home of Isaac
James, on Vino street.
James Nagle, West Plttston Hose
company's team driver, is enjoying a
few days' vacation. Paul Cake will
drive the fire team In the meantime.
The Soranton Amateurs were twice
defeated by the Brothers base ball team
I at Hughestown today. This morning's
game was very interesting, the Broth
ers winning In the ninth Inning. At
that time the score stood 7-6 In the
Amateurs' favor. The Brothers were at
bat and with two men out took advant
age of a wild throw and 'scored two
runs, winning by a score of 8-6. This
afternoon the Brothers had no trouble
in winning, making twenty runs to
their opponents' five.
Miss Hester Giles, eldest daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. William Giles, was united
In marriage at 7 o'clock this morning
to William Morrow, of West Plttston.
The ceremony was performed by Rev.
Robert Holmes, of the Water Street
Rev. Peter Roberts, of Mahanoy City,
formerly of Olyphant, will occupy the
pulpit of tho Welsh Congregational
church Sunday morning and evening.
Mrs. Gwllym Williams and Mrs. Gwllym
Evans will sing a duet at the evening
Michael Connors, aged 40 years, died
this morning at the home of his sister,
Mrs. Margaret Miles, on Carroll street.
The funeral of the late Daniel Lewis
zjivill take place from the family home
'bn Delaware avenue, West Plttston,
Sunday afternoon at .1 o'clock, with in
terment in West Plttston cemetery.
Epecfal to the Scranton Tribune.
," Ilallstcad, May 30. Prof. C. T.
Thorpe, of Forest City, was registered
nt the Mitchell house, Thursday.
Attorney Searle McCollum, of Mont
rose, was a visitor in town Thursday.
N. O. Major and family have removed
to Scranton, where Mr. Major will take
charge of a hotel.
. Franklin Tusk, of Seattle, was call
tug on friends here, Thursday.
Miss Sarah Cruser and little1 niece,
Marion Aldcn, are spending a few days
With friends in Conklln.
p Mrs. Arthur Chichester, of Blngham
ton, spent yesterday with relatives in
' Miss Martha Millard was a' Bing-
-fmmton visitor, Thursday.
M Orange G. Woodhouse, of New Mil-
ford. called on friends In town, Thurs-
4 Mrs., William Hover, of Blnghamton,
ffpent -Decoration Day with her si&ter.
i$ RHsa, .Maggie Hayden, of New Mll-
;Jord, 1s visiting at the home of Mrs.
5? Johh'iFlnnegan, of Blnghamton, was
; recent caller in town.
2 Samuel Wills and Bruce Ross, who
liave been fishing at tho Three lakes
for thu last week, returned home Fri
day. Rena HInchman, of Conklln, Is spend
ing a few days with Leora Snedaker.
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Burton, of
Blnghamton, spent Decoration Day
with Mrs. Burton's parents.
W. H. Gimlocks, of tho Brooklyn
Chair factory, wus a recent caller at
the chair factory.
Mrs. L. T. Travis is visiting her
daughter, Mrs. Richard Hill, In Blng
hamton. Cleveland Dowllng has accepted' a
position In "tho shoe fuctory at Lestor
ehlre. Tracey Phillips Is visiting friends at
Bpfclal to the Scranton Tribune,
TTntintnl a Tlfrtt, Ort Pa..
, Wt(tWW4V, J MV, W,
hlns Is visiting relatives
The Ladles' Aid society of the Metho
dist Episcopal church met for tea at tho
parsonage on Wednesday, A delightful
time Is leported.
Memorial bervices wore held In the
Methodist Episcopal church last Sun
Claude Lockwood, little son of Mr.
nnd Mrs. Weston Lockwood, is very
Mr, and Mrs, Henry Butler, of Welsh
Hill,, sted (he.latter's sister, Mrs,
kHllJah Carpenter, Wednesday.
Mrs. Ilattle Crocker and young
laughter spent Sunday with Mr. and
Mrs; W. W. Smith of Burnwood.
Tho will of the lato Elijah Carpenter
Too Great a Risk.
In almost every neighborhood some.
flone has died from an attack of colic or
cholera morbus, often before medicine
could pa procured 6r a physician sum-
mone1. A reliable lemedy for theso
diseases should be kept at hand. The
nstt is ioo great for anyone to take.
Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and Diar
rhoea Remedy has undoubtedly uaved
the lives of more people and relieved
more pain and Buffering than any oth-
er medicine in use, It can always be
uepcnqeu upon, ror eaie by all drug? I
was probated In Forest City on Thurs
day. Mrs. J, F. Bass has returned home
after visiting her daughter In Galeton,
The funeral of Squire Elijah Carpen
ter took place at his Into residence on
Monday. Rev, II. J. Crane officiated,
Interment was made In Unlondnle
Ppptlal to the Scranton Tribune.
Thompson, Miiy 30. Miss Vangle Case
Is spending n few weeks with her sister
A. W. Gates and Samuel Hubbard
were In Susquehanna yesterday.
G. P. Little nnd Sheriff Maxey, of
Montrose, .were here yesterday, tuklng
the appraisal of the estate of the late
Mr. nnd Mrs. Smith French are
spending a few days with relatives in
H. B. Larrabce, dean of Keuka col
lege, spent a couple of hours In town
wound at Quebec.
yesterday morning, shaking hands with
relatives and friends. He was on his
return from Pleasant Mount, where ho
attended a meeting of the alumni of
tho academy of that place. He was tho
successful principal of that school for
a time. He reported a royal time at
the reunion Wednesday evening, nnd he
reported the Thompson boys at the col
lege, Guernsey Hubbard and Jerome
Pilkington, as progressing finely in
County Superintendent of Schools C.
E. Moxley examined a class of would
be school teachers in tho graded school
building yesterday. Miss Grace Tower,
of West Lenox, who has been a student
here the past winter, passed a good ex
amination in the branches, but not be
ing of legal age could not be granted a
Prof. Edward Curtis, of North Jack-
sjon, gave the Memorial day address in
Grand Army hall this afternoon.
Mr. und Mrs. ira Latham and son,
Wallace, are spending today at Ararat.
Miss Cora G. Simons, of Sterling, is
visiting Mrs. Ernest Potter for a few
Undertaker A. H. Crosier was called
to New Milford today to conduct a
Mr. and Mrs. Ray Gelatt, of Scran
ton, are visiting his parents, Mr. and
Mrs. E. K. Gelatt.
Mr. and Mrs. P. M. Tallman, of Car
bondale, visited his brother, W. P. Toll
man, last night, and are over in Jack
son today at the memorial services.
Their son, Charles, who was a soldier in
trie Spanish-American war, Is buried
The carload of pigs landed here a
short time ago have been driven over
to Jackson. The whey from the cream
ery did not prove wholesome food for
them, or for some other reason, as a
dozen or more died.
Jerome Brundage, station agent at
Preston Park, Is visiting nt the home of
his father-in-law, Frank Crossln, today.
Thompson presents a fine appearance
today, arrayed In flags and bunting.
Special to the Scranton Tribune.
Montrose, May 30. Memorial day was
fittingly observed today under the aus
pices of Four Brothers post, No. 453,
G. A. R Commander Dr. C, C. Halsey
ln charge. The customary services at
th'o cemetery were followed by publlo
exercises nt Village Hall, which build
ing was crowded to the doors. Music
was fu.-nlshed by a male quartette,
consisting of Van Gaasbeck Munger, of
Groat Bend, nnd li, S. Tltswdrth, Dr. H.
V. Frlnk and Gordon Ayres, of Mont
rose, and by Bullard's Comet band, of
A grandly eloquent nnd fervently
patriotic address was delivered by Rev.
Father A. T. Urodriek, pastor of St,
Mary's Catholic church.
Special to the Scranton Tribune,
Forest City, May 30, Considerable
curiosity was aroused about town this
evening by a dozen men who arrived
on an afternoon train and made their
wuy to a hotel. They were said to be
coal and Iron police by some and others
think they have come to take tho place
of the firemen und pump-runners, but It
Js rumored that these men are not go
ing to leav their positions. The com
pany Is building a barb who fence
around the breaker. The register and
recorder was in town yesterday and
swore fifteen local men as coul and
There Is nti indication thnt the Btrlk
ers will raise any trouble hereabouts.
Iptclil to the Soranton Trllum.
Mlopbottom, May SO. Hrank Janau
shek Is visiting friends In town.
C. S. Stono is. imnrovine his lintel
wltn a now voraffda.
Miss Ella Waters, of Blnghamton, Is
ii ii - & . z.c. I
vlsltlmr her sister, Mrs, D. W. Wright,
of thin place.
Mrs. Thompson and niece, of Lester
shire, nre visitors ot tho Vitjley View
Mr. Cecil Wright was In Scranton on
Mrs. Parley Wright had returned to
her homo In La Grnnge, III.
Mrs. G. O. Bailey was In Nicholson
MIbb Bellva Taylor has Bcvernl music
pupils In town.
The Ladles' Aid at Mrs. W. A. Jot
ters' was well attended j proceeds, $9.35.
MIbb Lillian Byram Btnrted her class
in vocal music Saturday, with seven
pupils, and prospects of more.
8ptclal to the ScriintoffTrlbut.o.
Nicholson, May 30. Decoration Day
waa'attended by the usual ceremonies,
with Odd Fellows and Reliokahs par
ade. James Decker, of Alford, and James
Jeffers, of Montrose, were callers on
Here, as elsewhere, people are Inter
ested in the strike situation. The
Tribune's reliable information, togeth
er with Its sound, common Bense edi
torials and general news Items is popu
lar with our people.
Why Is it that some of the bright
young men of this town do not enter
The Tribune's prize contest?
receives his death
Find his two aides.
At Philadelphia- R.H.E.
St. Louis 0 203 31 200-U 18 4
Philadelphia 12 2 0 10 0 0 1711 6
Batteries Sudhoff and Bugden; Plank
and Sclneck. Umpire Connolly.
At Boston R.H.E.
Detroit 2 10 0 200 14-10 13
Boston 0 102020005 12 3
Batteries Miller and McGulrc; Dem
ingcr, Mitchell and Warner. Umpire
At Washington R.H.E.
Chicago 1 00001010 3 11 4
Washington 01330002 9 13 3
Batteries Garvin, Griffith and McFar
land; Carrlck and Clark. Umpltc Sheri
dan. At Baltimore R.H.E.
Cleveland 2 0 0 0 10 0 104 8 3,
Baltimore 0 0 0 1.2 3 u 1 12 13 5
Batteries Wright and Bcrnls; Howell
and Robinson. Umpires O'Loughlin and
At Philadelphia- R.H.E
St. Louis 0 000020114 30 4
Philadelphia 0 0 3 1 0 2 2 3 12 12 0
Batteries Powell and Sugden; Hust
ings nnd Powers. Umpire Connolly.
At Boston R.H.E.
Detroit 0 0 0000000-0 6 2
Boston 001 4 3 1 03 1215 0
Batteries Mercer, Cronln nnd Buelowj
Young and Crlger. Umpire Johnstone
At Washington- R.H.E.
Chicago 03 00 00000-3 9 1
Washington 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0-2 7 2
Batteries Callahan nnd Sullivan; Pat
ten and Clark. Umpire Sheridan.
At Baltimore- R.H.E.
Cleveland 10 0 10 0 3 0 2-714 4
Baltimore 4 3 0 0 2 0 1 0 -10 11 3
Batteries Mooro nnd Bemlsj Hughes
and Robinson. Umpires O'Loughlin and
At Now York-(10 innings) R.H.E
Philadelphia 10 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2-612 3
New York 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1-4 9 4
Batteries Dugglcby and Jacklltsch;
Mntthewson, Evans and Bowcrman and
Yeager. Umpire Emsllo.
At Brooklyn- R.H.E.
Boston 00000 1000-1 9 3
Brooklyn 0 1 0 0 I 0 0 2 -7 9 1
Butteries Plttlnecr and Mown; KItson
and Fun ell, Uniplio Cantlllton.
At Pittsburg- R.H.E.
Chicago 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0- 6 12 3
Pittsburs 0 00 4 03 01 -8 10 1
Batteries St. Vrnln and Kllng; Dohony,
Choshro and Smith. Umpires Powers
At St. Louis- R.H.E.
Cincinnati 0 00201011-8 U 3
St. Louis 0 0100100 0-2 10 2
Batteries Hahn and Peilz; Popp and
At New York- R.H.E.
Philadelphia 0 0 2 0 0 1 3 0 0- U 14 U
New Yolk 000000000-0 4 1
Batteries Frazcr and Pooln; Taylor,
Evans; Yeager and Bowcrman. Umpire
At Brooklyn- R.H.E.
Boston ,,,,,.,,,,,.,.,0 2000 000 1-3 9 8
Brooklyn 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 a -io 13 1
Batteries Hale and Kittridgo; Donovan
and Farrell and Ahearn. Umpire Can
tllllon. At Pittsburg- R.H.E.
Chicago ,,.,, 0 00004000-4 10 4
Pittsburg ...., 0 0 000 0 00 0-0 8 2
Butteries Mcnefeo and Chanco; Phillip?
Pi and O'Connor. Umpires Powers and
At St. Louis- R.H.E.
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0-1 4
St. Louis , 10100 1 00 -3 J 2
Batteries Erwln and Bergen; Dunham
and O'Neill. Umpire O'Day. ,
THE TRIBUNE'S "WANT"
4 Lines 10 Cents
More Than Four Line, $ Cents fer Etch Extra Line,
COTTAGE on SUsquchanna river at Black
Walnut, for rent by week or month;
furnished, cots, Btovc, dishes, three boats,
spring water, best fishing. Address T. J.
ticinnnri, uiacK wainut, fa.
FOR RENT Blx-room house with all
modern Improvements at 350 Garfield
BARN FOR RKNT-II2, April 1st, throe
box and three single stall nnd wash
men, rear 01 azi oiuaison aveiiuu, m
qulro at 634 Madison avenue.
Furnished Rooms for Bent.
FOR RENT One furnished room, with
Improvements; also one on third floor,
cnenp. vu Auama avenue.
FURNISHED ROOMS for rent, niodarn
improvements; private family; gen
tlemcn preferred, at C37 Adams nvemio.
FOR RENT-Furnlshcd room; heat and
nam. tiZu Linden street.
FURNISHED ROOMS FOR RENT, with
heat, gas and hath, gentlemen pro-
icrrca, at 539 Adams avenue.
FOR SALE For want of uso, my black
horse Idyl DuKc, mark 2.16. very nno
road horse. F. II. Clemons, 003 Mears
FOR SALE CHEAP A nine-year-old bay
mnrc; weight 1,250; thorough, sound
aim very gonuo. win sen ui u. mii
FOR SALE First-class 3-horsepower en
gine, B-horscpower vertical boiler.
Kunz & Moore, 505 Cedar avenue, Scran
ton. LIGHT your home, church, cottage, hotel,
etc.. with ncctyleno gas. Cheap nB
kerosene, better than electricity or coal
gas. Safe. Wilte. Inspect our plant.
Philip J. Vetter, 022 Adams avenue.
PIANO FOR SALE-AImost new; used
less than live months: elegant upright
piano; will sacrifice. Call day or even
ing. 324 Franklin ave.
FOR SALE Hand silk donblers.
Bamford Bros., Patorson, N. J.
Board and Booms.
VERY DESIRABLE suite of rooms with
first class table board, can be obtained
at 333 Jefferson avenue.
Wanted To Bent.
WANTED ROOMS For two adults, thmo
or four rooms, furnished or unfurnish
ed for very light housekeeping, first floor
preferred. Address M. B., Tribune office.
WANTED Furnished house of four or
five rooms for housekeeping. Address
A. G. E., Tribune office.
WANTED A tenant for furnished resi
dence, 3G60 Madison avenue, for the
summer. Inquire M. Chapman, No. 7,
Help Wanted Hale.
CIVIL SERVICE OOVBBNMEST POST
TIONS 9.8S9 appointments made last
year; probably 10.000 required this year:
only common school education required
for examination: catalogue of informa
tion fiee. Columbian Col respondence Col
lege, Washington, D. C.
BOY WANTED-Must give reference.
Apply at West Side hospital.
SALESMEN WANTED-Stato salesmen
make $300 monthly, sells to merchants
only. No fake. Call and investigate.
Owen Hardman, Hotel Schadt.
WANTED 20 moulders and 25 bricklay
eis. Apply No. 9 Piatt Place
WANTED-A laige boy at Ger&on's mil
linery. Help Wanted Female.
WANTED A housekeeper, must bo a
good plain cook; references leqiiticd.
Apply at 1G10 Washington avenue in even
ing, or 7-7 Council building.
LADIES wanted to copy letters at home
during spare time evenings and re
turn to us. We furnish paper free and
pay $10 per M. Send addressed envelope
for particulars and copy. F. M. C. Dent.
135, Box 1411, Philadelphia.
YOUNG LADIES, $6.00 easily earned at
home evenings writing for us. For
particulars send addressed envelope. Fil
bert Mfg. Co , Dept. 135, Box 1411, Phila
delphia. Salesmen Wanted.
TRAVELING SALESMEN for Pennsyl
vania, to sell retail trade. Attractive,
salabla line. Established high rated
house. Box 225, Detroit, Mich.
WANTED FOR U.S. ARMY-Able-bodied
unmarried men between ages of 21 and
35; citizens of United States, of good
character and temperate habits, who tan
speak, read and wrlto English. For in
formation apply to Recruiting Officer, No.
123 Wyoming avenue, Scranton, Pa.
WANTED A position as coachman by
sober, married man; ono who thor
oughly understands tho euro of horses
und willing to do any kind of work
around house. Call or address H. Van,
tilO Larch street, Dunmoro.
SITUATION AVANTED-By boy of 17,
with tlireo years' experience In music
store; wishes similar position or one in
furniture store. Address E. B., Trlbuno
RHBUMATISM-AI1 parties that wish
can bo speedily and permanently cured
of all varieties of Rheumatism by a vege
table compound; cures guaranteed, In
quire or address J, E. Tuylor, Bciunton.
Worcester, 6; Piovldence, 6, (Gamo
called ninth Inning to allow playcia to
Buffalo, 11; Toronto, 10.
Monti eal, 9; Rochester, S.
Newark, B; Jersey City ,1..
Toionto. 11;, Buffalo', 3,
Jersey City, B; No walk, 4.
Worcester, 4; Piovldence, 3
.Kochester, 8; Montical, 4.
At Bethlehem, Pa. University of Penn
sylvania, 7; Lehigh, 1. . .
At Amherst, Mass. Georgetown, G; Am
At Providence Brown, 4; Cornell, 0.
At Worcestor Holy Cioss, 9; Dart
At Now Haven Yalo, 10; Pilnceton, 6.
Nail Mill Burned.
Dy Kxchuhc Wire from The AuoclatcO I'jn
Bunbury. Pa., May 30. The largo nail
mill In this city, tho property of the
American Steel company, was totally de
stroyed by fire today. Loss, $50,000; par
tially covered tyy Insurance. Tho plant
hu been idle slnco its purchase from the
local owners by tho atccl trust (several
W. T. HACKETT,
REAL ESTATE BROKER,
OFFERS FOR SALE
Home Properties, Home Sites anil Real Estate Investments,
The largest and most completejlst in Scranton. Properties to meet
almost any requirements and at almost any price you wish to pay, from
$700 up to $75,000. Cozy, comfortable little single houses, double
houses, and spacious homes with ample grounds, are Included In our
WHY PAY RENT?
Buy a home. Be your own landlord and let your rent prove an
Investment fund. Aside from the comfort and luxury of being your own
landlord our easy payment, plan gives you a start on the right road. In
stead of paying rent that money goes toward buying and maintaining a
home of your own.
Read this list. If these do not meet your Ideas call we can
surely show you some great values.
Lot 40x 160 on Harrison
good houses. Bargain.
Large lot; modern house. On
lino Petersburg cats. Great.
in city's heart,
for over $0,000.
Poultry Farm on "D. L:'
house, barn, fruit, etc.
If you have money to put in a business, have a business you wish to
dispose of or want a partner, call and see me. I have many desirable
propositions; have opportunity for others. In fact, this office Is a head
quarters for good business chances. Come in and talk it over.
Buys an old, reliable,
lished, paying business.
W. T. HACKETT, &"
FOR SALE Lot, corner Myrtberry and
Wheeler avenue, traw. nirai i
on the hill. For terms address S. Kline,
Plalnfleld. N. J.
FOR SALE Elegant sites for homos in
upper Green Ridgo; choice neighbor
hood; most desirable locality for homo
In Lackawanna county. J. A. Marviae,
173G Sanderson avenue.
A Fine Single House
All improvement!!, Electrlo Lights,
Large Lot, Green ttldge.
M. H. HOLQATE, Commonwealth Bldg.
Money to Loan.
MONEY TO LOAN In any amounts from
$10.00 to $M0.00 on household furniture,
nlnnos. horses and carriages, the prop
erty remains undisturbed in your possess
ion, giving you tho use of both tho money
and the property. Loans mado to suit
41. a Knnnra.'i, nnmrniilnnKn tr nnir nA.lnri
from one to twelve months. Loan can bo
paid In weekly or monthly installments.
We elvo vou tho nrivlleBO of naylnc tho
loan at any time, so that you only pay for
the timo you Keep u. wo maxe a ttv.uu
lnnii lust as promptly as wo do a larce
one. It costs nothing to make applica
tion, we are only too giaa to givo you
full Information regarding our now meth
od of making this class of loans. Our
offices are centrally located and com
modious. Private offices for ladles. Ad
vances mado on storago warehouse re
ceipts. SUHANlUn I.UAK UUAHAflTI CU.,
U07 Wyoming ave., 2nd Floor,
Phono No. 2820.
ANY AMOUNT OF MONEY TO LOAN
Qulck. stialght loans or Building and
Loan, At from 4 to 0 per cent. Call on
N. V. Walker, 3U-313 Connell building.
STOCK AND WHEAT TRADErtS with
out delay. Write for our special mar
ket letter. Free on application. B. M.
Hibbard & Go., membem N. Y. Consoli
dated and Stock Exchange 44 and 4U
Broadway, New York. Established 1S64.
Long Distance 'Phone 21S8 Broad.
NOTICE Appeals from tho stato tax as
sessment will bo held In the office
of tho county commls-slonois In tho court
house on tho following named days; For
townships und boroughs, excepting Dun
moro borough, on Juno 2, 100J; for Scran
ton, Carbondalo and Dunmoro, on Juno
3 and 4, 190J.
JOHN J. DURKIN.
J COUniEIt MORRIS,
Attest;-AV. Q, DANIELS. Clork.
Lost Strayed Stolen,
LOST White hull terrier, with one black
eye. Finder please letmn to Tribune
and got toward.
LOST A diamond bioocli, at, or near,
Lyceum, to or from South Bide. Ho.
ward. 42S Cedar aveuuo.
LOST A ladles' gold wutch; a Ill-oral
reward will bo given if returned to
LOST 123. between Peck Lumber Co.,
East Market street and I'resbytorlan
church. Reward if returned to office of
Pack Lumber Co.
3 Insertions 25 Cents
Mor)Thl Four Unei, o Ctntsfer EschBttrl Ua,
Lot Qulncy avenue, street
paved. Gas, water, steam, etc.
Smnll modern house, Nay Aug
Finest cottngo at WInoIa. Barn
ice house, and lot furniture.
Handsome homo at Dalton.
Call and bid.
To loan on first mortgage nt
5 per cent.
Buys half interest in a splendid
NOTICE Proposals will be received by
the County Commissioners of Luuka
wanna county for the erection of tho fol
lowing described stone arches, steel truss,
and steel girder, concrete floored bridges,
to wit: One steel truss bridge (ffl-foot
span) over Tunkhannock creek between
borough of LaPlumo and township of
One' steel truss (73-foot span) bridge
over Spiing Brook In borough of Moo&lc.
Two steel girder conciete floored bridges
in Waverly borouerh.
v One concrete and metal, arch bridge
over stream near postofflce in tho borough
One stone arch bridge over Fall Brook
in Fell township.
One stone arch bridge in Greenfield
township over outlet of Newton lake on
tho load leading from Carbondale to Clif
One stone arch bridge over Summit lake
creek in South Ablngton township.
Also one stone arch over Brltton creek
In South Ablngton township.
Also for building abutments over creek
in Spring Brook township.
All bids to be in the hands of the Coun
ty Commislsoners at their office In tho
Court House not Inter than twelve o'clock
noon, of the I4th day of Juno, A. D. 19U2.
Plans and specifications can bo seen at
tho office of tho said commissioners on
and after Juno L'. Contracts to be award
ed as soon after tho 14th Inst, ns possible.
JOHN J. DURK1N,
J. COURIER MORRIS,
Attest: W. G. DANIELS. Clerk.
Scranton, Pa., May 30, 1002.
OFFICE OF THE BOARD OF COMMIS
BUILDIN P PUDLtC GROUNDS AND
WILLIAM A. STONE,
E. B. HARDENBBRGH.
FRANK G. HARRIS.
T. L. EYRH.
PROPOSALS for furnishing Stationary,
Fuel and other supplies.
In compliance with tho Constitution nnd
tho laws of tho Commonwealth of Penn
sylvania, wo hereby Invito sealed prop-n-als,
at prices below maximum rates flxo.l
In schedules, to furnish stationery, fuel
and other supplies for the sovcral de
partments of the stato government, r.nd
for making repairs in tho several depart
ments, and for tho distribution of iho
publlo documents, for tho year ending tho
first Tuesday of Juno, A, D. 1903.
Be para to proposals will bo received and
soparate contracts a waided as announced
in bald schedules. Each proposal must
bo accompanied by a bond, with at lost
two sureties or ono surety company, ap
proved by a Judgo of tho court nf com
mon plena of the county in which tho
peihon or persons mnklng Mich proposal
may reside, conditioned for tho faithful
performance of the contract, and rd
dressed and delivered to tho Board of
Commissioners of Publlo Grounds and
Buildings before twolvo o'clock M nf
Tuesday, tho 3id day of Juic. A. D. 100.',
nt which timo tho proposals will be
opened nnd published In tho Reception
Room of the Executive Department nt
Harrisburg, and contracts awarded as
soon thereafter as piacthable.
Blank bonds and bchedules containing
all necessary information can bo obtained
at thla department. T. L. EYRE,
For tho Board of Commissioners of
Publlo Grounds nnd Buildings.
IN THE Dlstilct Comt of tho United
States for tho Middle DlsUict of Penn
sylvania. In the matter of Adolbort 8.
Rhodes, bankrupt. No. 189, In Bank
ruptcy. To the creditors of Ailelbort S. Rhodes,
of North Ablngton. County of Lacka
wanna, and District nforesald, a bank
Notice Is hereby given that on the 29th
day ot May. A. D. 190.', tho said, Rhode
was duly adjudicated bankiupti and that
tho first meeting of their creditors will
bo held nt tho offlco of the Rofeiee In the
Government Building, in tho City ot
Scranton, Pa., on tho 0th day of June, A.
D. 1902. at 10 o'clock In tho foienoou, at
which timo the said creditors may attend,
prove their claims, appoint a Trustee, ex
amine the bankrupt, and transact such
other business ns may properly como bo
foio tald meeting.
C. A. VAN WORMBR.
Scranton, Pa., 190-'.
Proof of Claim SO cents.
Cwiff Savin?! Bank ?Trni Ci,
of Bcranion, Nd', yk Bpruct. striet, ot
Lackawanna county, Pennsylvania, nt the
closo of business May 22, 1902:
Cash on hand,,,,,,, $
Checks nnd other cosh Items. ..
Due from banks nnd bankers,.
Loans and discounts
investment securities owned,
Stocks, bonds, etc $010,29 M
Mortgages .,., ,. 150,075 20
, , . ' 7,S4,'i 10
Real estate, furniture and fix
Overdrafts 162 07
Total $2,029,631 14
. . . . LIABILITIES.
Cnnltnl stock nnlil In 1 IMAMW
.8irplus fund 128,000 00
Undivided profits, less oxponses
iiiiu vuxen pniu., 41,311 Tt
Deposits subject to .
check $ 521,723 HI
Deposits, speclnl 1,231,190 53
or deposits 6,032 22
Certified checks 378 59
Cashiers' checks outstanding... 448 38
Dividends unpaid 239 00
. Totnl $2,029,931 14
Stato of Pennsylvania, County ot Lacka
1, A. H. Christy, cashier of the nbove
named company, do solemnly swear, that
tho above statement Is true to the best
of my knowledge and belief.
n (Signed) A. II. CHRISTY, CaBlilsr.
Subscribed and sworn to before me this
2Cth day of Mnv, 190.'.
(Signed) O. B. PARTRIDGE.
My commission expires April 13, 1903.
(Signed) O. 8. JOHNSON.
REPORT OF THE CONDITION OF THE
Merchants' and Mechanics' Bank
of Scranton, 119 Wyoming avenue, of
Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, at
tho closo of business May 22, 1901:
Cash on hand $ 93.404 I'O
Checks and other cash items .. 14.526 45
Due from banks and bankers... 215,50 14
Loans and discounts 1,401,473 03
Investment securities owned,
Stocks, bonds, etc.. $382,773 02
Mortgages 23,204 51
Real estate, furniture and fix
tures 97,439 70
Overdrafts 438 tt
Miscellaneous atsets 12,834 73
Total $2,443,102 16
Capital stock paid In ...$ 250,000 0)
Surplus fund 250,000 00
Undivided profits, less expenses
und taxes paid 50,937 V
Deposits subject to
check $13.0.19 OS
Deposits, special 998,484 48
Demand certificates of
Deposits 79,479 28 '
Certified checks 303 00
Cashier's checks outstanding..
utio to banks nnd bankers
Total $2,443,402 16
Stutc of Pennsylvania, County of Lack
awanna, ss.: "
I. CHARLES W. GUNSTER, Cashier of
tho abovc-nabed bank, do solemnly stvear
that the abovo statement is true to 'the
best of my knowledge and belief.
(Signed) C. W. GUNSTER, Cashier.
Subscribed and sworn to before me this
twenty-fourth day of May, 1902.
(Signed) ROBT. .1. MURRAY.
My commission expires at tho end of tha
session of the state senate.
(Signed) JAMES J. WILLIAMS,
P. M. JORDAN.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that tho
petition of thoj William Connell Hose
company, No. 10, of Scranton, Pennsylva
nia, a corporation chartered under the
laws of the State of Pennsylvania, asking
for a decreo ot dissolution 'of. the said
corporation, as piovidcd in the act of as
sembly approved April Oth, 1S36, and its
supplements, will be presented to tin,
Court of Common Pleas of Lackawanna
county, on Monday, tho 16th day of Jun(,
1902, at 9 o'clock a. m.
P. W. STOKES. Attorney.
NOTICE Is hereby given that we shall
sell to the highest bidder at public,
sale, Juno Oth, 1902, at 10 a. m., at tho
Sheriffs offlco in Scranton, Lackawanna
County, for tho benefit of whom it may
concern,. thrco (3) t.hares of the preferred
stock of tho Dr. Hand Condensed Milk Co.
WELLES & TORREY. Solicitors.
Certified Public Accountant.
EDWARD CrSPAULDINoTc. P. A.. 23
Tradcis' Bank building. Old telephone,
FREDERICK L. BROWN. ARCH B
Real Estate Exchange Bldg,, 120 Wash
Civil and Mining Engineers.
II. U HARDING, 815 CONNELL BLDG.
STEVENSON & KNlGHT,i726 CONNELL
DR. C. E. EILENBERGER. PAULt
building, Spruce street, Scranton.
DR. C. C. LAUBACH, 115 WYOMING aVo.
WILLARD, WARREN & KNAPP, AT
torneys and Counsellors-at-Law. 003 to
012 Connoll building.
JESSUP & JESSUP, ATTORNEYS AND
Counsellors - at - Law. Commonwealth
Building, Rooms 19, 20 and 21.
L. A. WATRES, ATTORNEY-AT-LAAV,
Board of Trado Building, Scrahtop, Pa,
PATTERSON & WILCOX. .TRADERS'
National Bank byljdlng.
A. W. BBRTHOLF, OFFICE MOVED TO
No. 211 Wyoming nvenuo.
Patent Attorneys.' i
Trado Marks and Labels registered. The
only lU'onbed Patont Att'ys In Scranton.
Replace & Co., Menrs Bide.
Hotels and Restaurants.
THE ELK CAKR. IK AND 127 FRANK
lln avenuo. Rates reaHouublo.
P. ZIEGLBR. Proprietor,
SCRANTON HOUSE. NEAR D L .fc-W,
Passenger dopot. Conducted on the Eu
topean plan. Victor Koch. Proprietory..
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A. B. BRIOGS CLEANS PRIVY VAULTS
and cess pools; no odnv: only improved
pumps u&od, A. B. Urlggx. propilotor.
Leave ordord 1100 North Main aVenue.
or Klcke's drug store, 'corner Adams and
Mulberry. Both telephones,
I I.I . . ) I ! .
JOSEPH KUETTEL, REAR 311 LACKA.
avo., Scranton, tnfrs. pf Wlro Screens.
MEGARGEU BROS.. PRINTERS' Sup
plies,? envelope, paper bugs, twine.
Varohouse, t Washington avenue.
THE WILKHS-BAR!H5 RECORD CAN
bo hud In Scrantonjat the nowe stand
of Reisman Broa.,r 40o Spruce and iO-i
Linden; M. Norton, 3J2 Lackawanna,
ave.; 1. S. Schutzer, 211 Spruce strtH.
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