Harrisburg telegraph. (Harrisburg, Pa.) 1879-1948, February 03, 1914, Page 2, Image 2

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Order of Pennsylvania Railroad
Company Will Compel Men
to Live in Town
With the Issuance of a notice b> the
Pennsylvania Railroad Company, an
nouncing: that hereafter no men would
be called from Harrlsburg, the scarce
ness of houses in Marysville has be
come more evident. At present there
are no vacant houses within the bor
der of the little 'cross river town. One
railroader says that If there were
enough vacant houses in town he knew
of thirty families that would move to
With no vacant houses and so many
fieople desiring to make their home
n Marysville, there Is a good chance
for some real estate man, us there
are many desirable lots in the bor
ough for building. From time to time
there have been rumors of real estate
concerns building houses here, but
nothing has materialized.
President E. B. Leiby, recently
elected president of the Marysville
Board of Trade, in his inaugural ad
dress last Monday evening, summed
up the needs of Marysville, and em
phasized the great reed of Marysville
for more houses. He said that what
the board wants to do is to interest
Borne real estate concern, so that they
will erect some new houses, not one
nnd two, but half a hundred. All will
bo occupied.
On Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock
Elsie Caroline Tritt died after an ill
ness of nineteen weeks, at the home
of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. William
Tritt, in Eutaw street, New Cumber
land. Elsie was twelve years old and
was a member of the Methodist Sun
day school. Her parents, two brothers,
Raymond and Earl, and sisters Mabel
and Elizameth, survive. Funeral serv-
Catarrh Cannot Be Cured
with LOCAL APPLICATIONS, as they cannot
reach the seat of the disease. Catarrh is a blood
or constitutional disease, and in order to cure it
yon mutt take internal remedies, llall's Catarrh
Cure is taken internally, nnd acts directly upon
the blood and mucous surfaces, liall's Catarrh
Cure is not a quack medicine. It was pre
scribed by one of the best physicians in this
country for years and is a regular prescription.
It Is composed of the best tonics known, com
bined with the best blood purifiers, acting di
rectly on the mucous surfaces. The perfect
combination of the two ingredients is what pro
duces such wonderful results In curing catarrh.
Bend for testimonials, free.
F. J. CHENEY & CO., Frops., Toledo, O.
I Sold by Druggists, price 75c.
Take Hall's Family Tills for constipation*
Unusuall y lar ge reductions are fea
p // tures of this February Sale. Hundreds
C ■/ /■ /// ne pi eces through the store are
Jj' f/' ,//////y A\ | marked at real bargain prices. Make
i % /sys/yfi' VAt w. our se^ect^ons before the stock is picked
I \ V?// / " y over. It will pay you well. You save
-4 'jj Open a Charge Account
genuine quartered oak, highly polished and has 4 large This comfortable rocker—made of good quality
drawers and 2 small ones. Large bevel plate mirror; reed. High back; heavy roll and your choice of sev- j
best construction. eral finishes.
A three-piece suit. Frames dull finished mahogany; detach
able cushions of green selected plush. A wonderful value at this A guaranteed and bonded bed, 2-lnch con
tinuous posts; lacquered so it will give
price. years of service.
February Sale Price $24.50 February Sale Price $16.00
Pt ID MC /Si 1914 carriages are now on display,
n\JK 11J (lOt 1 1 m and represent some of the best
values that we have ever shown.
OQ )A OO C JO The styles are unusually attractive.
Zo-JU-jZ O, second Ml Make your selections early.
| ices will be held on Thursday after
| noon from the home of the parents. I
; The Rev. J. V. Adams, pastor of j
: Baughman Memorial Methodist 1
| Church, will officiate.
Committees of Council
Appointed at Marysvilie
! At a meeting of Marysvilie borough j
: council last evening F. A. Shaw, of
1 I-ancaster, was employed to prepare
, plans for a complete sewerage sys
tem for the town. The president an
-1 nouneed the appointment of the fol
lowing committees:
Streets —Simon Lick chairman; F.
W. Geib and W. L. Roberts.
Finance —F. W. Geib, chairman; \V.
11. Robinson and Simon Lick.
Raving—J. S. Bolze, chairman; A.
B. Fllekinger and W. L. Roberts. I
Light and Water—F. W. Geib,
chairman, nnd W. H. Robinson.
On Monday evening, February 23,
the Civic Club of Marysvilie will give
a muslcale, admission to which will
be free. Ice cream, cakes, etc., will
be sold after the entertainment.
M. A. Hoff, of New Cumberland,
made an address at the union Chris
tian Endeavor rally which was held in
the Lutheran Church at Lemoyne on
Sunday night.
Mrs. David Keebaugh, of Fourth and j
Bridge streets. New Cumberland, en-1
tertained the following guests at din- j
ner on Sunday: Dr. and Mrs. Cad-1
walader and family, of West Fairview; j
Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Koons and family J
of Camp Hill, and Mr. and Mrs. H. W.
Buttorf, of New Cumberland.
To get the genuine, call for full name.,
for signature of E. W. GROVE. Cures j
a Cold in One Day. 25c.
Miffiinburg, Pa.. Feb. 3. Buffalo!
Valley Farmers' Mutual Fire Insur- |
ance Company elected the following ;
directors for the ensuing year: Buf- •
falo. A. E. Reedy and John Kelly;
East Buffalo, Ellis F. Gundy and Cal
vin Oldt; West Buffalo. Samuel Keiser;
Kelly, John W. Heinley and O. C.
Elsenhauer; Hartley, Charles P. Glover;
Lewis. John L Yarger; Limestone, B.
N. Barber; White Deer, Reuben
Young: Gregg. John Fisher; Union, D.
C. Pursley. The board then organized
by electing the following officers:
President, John Heinley; vice-presi
dent, B. Newton Barber; Secretary,
John M. Gundy; treasurer, O. C.
Churchtown. Pa.. Feb. 3. —In the
will of the late William Murphy he
bequeaths to the Bangor Episcopal
Church the sum of SSOO. The inter
est on the money is to keep the ceme
tery in good repair. He resided all his
life in Lancaster county and was a
member of the church.
' Recent Deaths in
Central Pennsylvania
Sfrcial to The Ttlegraph
Newville. —W. Scott Davidson died
1 very suddenly at his home In Fairfleld
! street this morning about 1.30 o'clock
I from acute indigestion. Mr. Davidson
j was a member of Zion Lutheran
j Church and had attended service In
the church Sunday as usual, seeming
in good health. Mr. Davidson was
about 60 years old. a retired farmer
and a very much respected citizen. He
was a member of the council of Zlon
Lutheran Church. He Is survived by
his wife and the following children:
Harry, of North Dakota; Edward, of
Harrisburg; Mrs. Clarence Searight, of
! Philadelphia, and Mrs. Andrew P.
I Oyler, of this place; also the follow
! ing brothers and sisters: Finley, re
i siding near here: John, of this place;
Mrs. Maggie Detweiler, of McCrea;
Mrs. John Gayinan, of Green Spring,
and Mrs. Nancy Graham, of this place.
Funeral arrangements are not yet
Mifflinburg.—Mrs. John T. Church
died very suddenly at her home in
Glen Iron, a few miles west of Mifflin
burg. In company with her 'daugh
ter she was returning from a call on
neighbois, and In the vicinity of their
home Mrs. Church complained of feel
ing ill, and as soon as they reached
the house was stricken with apoplexy,
dying in a few minutes. Mrs. Church
was very popular and widely known, j
owing to extensive travel and home
enterainment. Several brothers and a
sister, as well as her father, all died
In a similar manner. Besides her
j husband, she is survived by one son,
i Ned F. Church, prothonotary and
I clerk of Union county courts, residing
lin Mifflinburg; one daughter. June
I Elizabeth, wife of C. Burke Miller, re
j siding at Glen Iron. The funeral will
Ibe held Wednesday. Burial in Mifflln
| burg Cemetery.
i Dillsburg.—The funeral of Charles
March, of West Harrisburg street, mo
torman of the Dillsburg and Mechan
icsburg motor car, who died on Satur
day, was held this morning from the
j home of his father-in-law, Amos
I Bushey, at York Springs. The services
j were conducted by the Rev. G. H.
I Evelcr, pastor of the Dillsburg Lu
! theran charge, assisted by the Rev.
Paul Gladfelter, of York Springs, in
the York Springs Lutheran Church.
Burial was made in the Sunny Side
Cemetery at York Springs.
Marietta. —After intense suffering
Frank D. Hooven, aged 9 years, died
yesterday in the Columbia Hospital of
brain trouble. The child came here
on a visit from Philadelphia with his
grandfather, David Mattis.
Bartville. —Mrs. Hugh S. Long, a
lifelong resident of this place, died
yesterday at the age of 82 years. She I
was a daughter of N. K. Puse, an ex
tensive landowner and miller. Three
j children and a number of grandchil
dren survive,
i S New Providence. Mrs. Hettie
! Douts, 53 years old. died yesterday
. i from a paralytic stroke very suddenly.
i She was a ntative of York county, but
; | resided here many years. Her hus
. ' band, one daughter, one sister and a
| brother survive.
Says Rheumatism Yields to
the Great Kidney Remedy
I have been troubled with rheuma
tism for the last Ave years. Suffered
with much pain in the limbs, back and
feet and my joints have been badly
swollen. Also suffered from constipa
tion. Besides having a regular physi
cian, I had tried every remedy with
out receiving the least benefit until I
accidentally came across a bottle of
Dr. Kilmer's Swamp-Root. I began
taklng'lt, never thinking it would help
me, but must acknowledge it has done
wonders for me. Have taken more
than a dozen bottles and feel that it
has been a God-send to me. I am
recommending it to all my friends.
Yours very truly,
Howard Street, Holyoke, Mass.
Personally appeared Ira Aldrlch and
made oath that the statement sub
scribed by him is true, before me.
Justice of the Peace.
I I.otter to
Dr. Kilmer & Co., 1
Blnghamtou, X. Y. I
Prove W hat Swamp-Root Will Do For
Send ten cents to Dr. Kilmer & Co.,
Binghamton, N. Y., for a sample size
bottle. It will convince anyone. You
will also receive a booklet of valuable
Information, telling about the kidneys
and bladder. When writing, be sure
and mention the Harrisburg Tele
graph. Regular fifty-cent and one
dollar size bottles for sale at all drug
Burgess J. Fred Hummel, Citizens
and Fire Company Ask
For Building
Burgess Requests Council to Tax
Street Cars and Ask
For Transfers
;v. '
JmKmm^ c »
Twenty-five citizens, all property
owners in Wormleysburg, voiced their
sentiments in favor of a new town hall
and fire house at a meeting of the
borough council last evening: following
the reading of a communication from
Burgess J. Fred Hummel in which he
asked that steps be taken to erect a
new building. A committee from the
Are company was also present and
offered to contribute SSOO to the build
ing fund and pay one-half of the in
terest on any bonds which may be
floated. The fire company committee
was composed of George R. Chambers,
chairman, Vernon Kister. E. F. Arney,
Jacob Reigart and J. F. Twigg.
Committee Appointed
All pf the citizens present were
given a chance to speak on the propo
sition and each speaker stated that he
favored the erection of a new build
ing. After the speechmaking a coun
cil manic committee, composed of L. B.
Wanbaugh, chairman, John K. Neld
liammer and H. M. Smith, was ap
pointed to confer with the lire com
pany committee to ascertain just what
can be done in the matter. The com
mittees will meet within the next two
weeks and if it is possible to erect a
building data will be given the ordi
nance committee of council from
which to draft an ordinance for
presentation at the March meeting of
the borough fathers.
The letter which Burgess Hummel
forwarded to council was a progressive
document and received much favor
able comment to-day. It was referred
to the ordinance committee and it is
understood that the recommendations
made In it will be given immediate at
Wants Transfers Issued
Following close upon the announce
ment that New Cumberland citizens
would petition the Valley Hallways
Company and the Public Service Com
mission to have transfers issued on
the cross river cars, comes a sugges
tion from Burgess Hummel in which
he asks council to take up the matter
for the residents of Wormleysburg. j
He urges the issuing of transfers and
also asks that each car passing
through the borough be taxed.
Hummrl's Letter
The letter of Burgess Hummel In
full -follows:
To the Borough Council of Wormleys
burg, Pa.
Gentlemen: As Chief Burgess of
the Borough of Wormleysburg, it is
my earnest desire to co-operate with
the council of the same and with the
j citizens of the said borough, and to
ask their co-operation in return, as it
is my Intention to enforce the ordi
nances now on the booHs as well as
all ordinances passed in the future, as
it is my opinion that we should all be
law-abiding citizens.
Ordinances. —I wish to call the at
tention of the council to Ordinance
No. 6, sections Nos. 1 and 3. and Or
dinance No. 18, section No. 6; the or
dinances referred to should be
changed as soon as possible.
Public Health. —The laws of this
Commonwealth require borough coun
cils to appoint and maintain a board
of health and I would request that the
newly appointed board meet at once
for the purpose of organizing and
carrying on the work assigned to such
Town Hall. —I would call the at
tention of the council to the extremely
bad condition of the present Town
Hall and council chamber, and state
that I am of the opinion that the citi
zens of this borough have reaped a
great benefit from the present hall,
inasmuch as It is the only building In
the borough available for the purpose
will not be sent " 1711 MA I QAI F' ' Reductions in a
c. O. D. iJxaL LHi different depart
or on approval. r« n l iir• . A 1 ment each day.
Fall and Winter Apparel— N 1
T o-morrow—W ednesday
Crepe de Chine Blokes — Blouses—
in all the new shades, value d» 1 QPI Handmade, direct importations from Paris,
$5.95 «PI.Z/D values $32.50 to $lB 50
Black Moire Waists—
— —" Net Blouses—
High necks, long sleeves, OQ
value $4.95 v A in shades to match suits, value *a O C
; $5.95 u>l.l/D
White Voile Blouses— , ,
~ :~r: ~ til < Shadow Lace Blouses—
Hand embroidered, high and low necks,
values $5.95 and QCt included are a number of net d* Q J*
blouses, values sll.*JO to sls, I O
Chiffon Waists— •^? o J_P re P e Blouses—
Lined Jap silk, high and low QQ Coffee brown and pink only, 1 >iQ
necks, values $5.00 to $9.90 .. *P X iOt/ value $4.25 <PI • TC'i/
Lace and Net Blouses— Voile and Crepe Blouses— i
High necks and long sleeves, low necks and Plain and embroidered, advance Spring
short sleeves, values 1 Q C models, values $2.95 and 1 QT
$5.00 to $8.90 $3.95
Fancy Waistcoats— Ladies' Tailored Shirts—
of rich materials, values 7Q °f h' ie quality linen, value P*
$5.00 /1/ C $1.75 HOC
Crepe de Chine Blouses
In maise, white and flesh colors, value $7.95 vviUU
THURSDAY—The Children's Departments *
Offer splendid bargains in boys' and girls' apparel.
28-30 and 32 North Third Street
of holding festivals, entertainments,
etc., and i am of the opinion that it
would be folly to attempt to repair
the same excepting minor temporary
I realize that the council has not
the funds with which to provide a |
new hall, but I am of the opinion that
some provisions should be made at
once with a view of having a new hall
erected in the near future.
I am informed that the lire com
pany of the borough is very anxious
to co-operate with the council in this
respect and I would suggest that, if I
possible, a special election be held for I
the purpose of affording the citizens
of the borough a chance to vote either
for or against a loan for this purpose.
Revenues. We have ordinances
for the taxation of peddlers, hucksters,
telephone and telegraph poles, etc.,
and it is my conviction that all street
cars passing through the borough
should be taxed, and that bdtter street
car accommodations be granted, and
that the Valley Railways Company be
requested to grant transfers to pas
sengers from this borough to Le
moyne, New Cumberland, etc. It is
an established fact that whenever
there Is anything of interest going on
in Harrisburg it is absolutely impossi
ble for the passengers from this bor
ough to get seats in the cars into the
city, and it is either a case of stand
in a crowded car or walk.
Arrangements should also be made
by which it would be possible to tax all
persons tapping sewers or digging up
the streets for any purpose.
There are many other matters
which will be put forward from time
to time, upon which I will be glad to
communicate with you.
Chief Burgess.
Sections Conflicting
, In the section of the letter referring
to ordinances, the burgess asks that |
the various sections lie amended, as in |
their present shape they are conflict-1
Last evening at a meeting of the!
Civic Club the invitation to attend the
banquet of the Marysville Board of'
Trade next Tuesday evening was ac-1
Special to The Telegraph
Newville, Pa., Feb. 3.—Following I
the evangelistic services in this place
about forty-six persons united with
Zion Lutheran Church at the com- ]
munion services' held Sunday and
about thirty persons with the Meth
odist Church Sunday. New mem
bers will also be received into the
other churches at their communion
Rich red blood is the power that
keeps the human body in order. Every
day many germs of disease enter our
bodies but they are made harmless
and passed off if the fighting forces
of the body are in good condition. Dr.
Williams' Pink Pills build up the
blood, enable it to absorb more oxy
gen, the agent which bums up the
body poisons. In this way Dr. Wil
liams' Pink Pills are not only a tonic,
but a specific for the host of diseases
that come as a result of thin blood
and that can get a foot-hold only
when the tone of the body is low.
Dr. Williams' Pink Pills make the
blood rich and red, and strengthen
the nerves.
Try Dr. Williams' Pink Pills for
anaemia, rheumatism, neuralgia, nerv
ousness, sciatica. Build up your blood
and note how the purer and richer
blood fights your battle against the
disease. Take Dr. Williams' Pink
Pills as a tonic if you are not In the
best physical condition and cultivate
a resistance that with the observance
of ordinary rules of health will keep
you well and strong. Get a box from
the nearest drug store and begin this
treatment now.
A booklet, "Common Ailments, How
to Treat Them" is free for the asking.
Address: The Dr. Williams Medicine
Co., Schenectady, N. Y. Advertise
FEBRUARY 3, 1914.
Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Hershey
Celebrate Anniversary
Special to The Telegraph
Marietta, Pa.. Feb. 3.—Mr. and Mrs.
Washington L. Hershey, lifelong resi
dents of this section, to-day celebrated
their forty-sixth wedding anniversary.
Both are enjoying good health and
Mr. Hershey is one of the borough
councilmen, serving two terms as
president. He is a veteran of the Civil
War and connected with several or
ganizations in the borough. They have
, three children and many grandchil
dren. Mr. Hershey is the historian of
the Hershey family, which is scattered
over the world.
Special to The Telegraph
Lewistown, Pa., Feb. 3. —William
Mitchell, of this place, who contracted
blood poisoning- from an injury to one
finger and who has been very seriously
ill, now has a fair chance of recovery.
Thomas Arnold, afflicted with blood
| poisoning in one foot, is now able to
jbe about. The past year there have
| been many cases of this infection in
this county, several deaths occurring.
1171 Msit L a y your plans for the new
n Ilj' 11UI home now during the few re
- # maining Winter days. Come
Klllfd I*l down and look at Hershey—
buy a lot here. Be ready in
II 1 O early spring to start build
ilvl Slloy • ing. Here you get the fullest
measure of the real pleasures
of life.
After you have once seen this
town you will be surprised to
know how much it has to of
fer. The charm of the sub
urb linked with every conve- ;
nience of the city is a com
bination found nowhere else.
This is but one of the attrac
tive features of Hershey.
Lots range in price from
$600.00 upward for 40 feet
frontage. A few reasonable
building restrictions protect
your home. Representatives
always on the ground. Phone
or write.
Hershey Improvement Co.
Bridal Party of Years Ago
at Wedding Anniversary
Sunbury, Pa.. Feb. 3.—With almost
identically the same bridal party pres
ent as on the day of the wedding, Mr.
and Mrs. J. H. Rockefeller, prominent
citizens of Sunbury, on Saturday night
celebrated their twenty-fifth wedding
anniversary. Sixty persons were in
attendance and the function was an
elaborate affair.
2 for 25 cent*
I Clnett. Pe«body A Co.. Inc. M«l«n