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WEDNESDAY, SEP. 5, 1900.
EDITOR AND PEOPRIETOB.
nePVBLICAK STATION 41.
Win. Mc Kin ley
FOIt VICE PHESIDENT.
of New York.
REPUBLICAN STATS TICK
ET. FOR AUDITOR GENERAL,
Edmund U. Hardenbaugh,
Galusha A Grow, of Suwjuehaiiim.
Rolert 8. Foerderer, of Philadelphia.
Tha-i. M. Mahon.
James W. McKee.
T. K. IJeaver.
REGISTER A RECORDER.
D. Samuel Leonard.
Joseph M. Evans.
David G. Shellenberger.
Tlie regular term of Court for Sep
tember, was couvened on Monday at
10 o'clock, a. M., with Judges Lyons,
Swartz and Sterrett on the bench.
Constable Chas- Durum was appoint
ed to wait upon the grand jury and J.
M. Thompson and Charles McCormick
were appointed to wait upon the Court.
The constables mado their returns
and mauy of them reported forest fires,
having occurred in their districts.
The grand jury i was charged and
In the divorce proceedings, Nancy E.
Palm vs. Jesse Palm, order of publica
In the estate of Amelia Emerick a
lunatic, upon the petition of Josiah Gin
grich, committee, order to sell said lun
atic's real estate granted.
Austin J. Calhoun was admitted to
practice law in the several courts of this
In the estate of William Benner, late
of Delaware township, deceased, order
to sell real estate granted.
In th9 estate of Angelina G. McAlis
ter, deceased, J. N. Keller, Esq., filed
his report as auditor.
H. J. Shellenberger, guardian of Net
tie Clouser, was granted an order to pay
expenses of his ward's schooling.
John A. Yarkers was appointed guar
dian of his minor child, Edna E.
F. M. M. Pennell, Esq., filed bis re
port as Auditor in the estate of Oliver
P. Barton, late of Beale township, de
ceased. In the divorce proceedings, Annie
Harris vs. W. Elmer Harris, subpoena
F. M. M. Pennell, Esq., was appoint
ed a master to take testimony in the di
vorce proceedings, Liimie Dillon vs.
Oliver Perry Dillon.
Ella Ellseeser began a procecdiug in
divorce against her husband Daniel El
sesscr. John J. Patterson, Jr., tiled his re
port as auditor in the assigned estate of
H. P. Clark.
Robert A. Woodside was appointed
an inspector of elections for Lack town
ship election district vice V. J. llodg
ers, who lias removed from that district.
In the estate of Stephen L. Landis,
late of Monroe township, deceased, or
der granted to pell decedent's real estate.
Andrew Banks, Esq., filed his report
as Auditor in the estate of Agnes P.
Crawford, late of Tuscarora township,
In the appeal by directors of the poor.
of I.ancaster county from an order of
two justices of the peace removing one
Baldwin Pyle, a pauper from Monroe
township, Juniata county to Lancaster
county, the Court filed a decree sustain
ing the order of removal and ordering
the Lancaster county poor district to
pay the costs of the proceedings and
pay the Monroe township pxr district
the costs and ex peuses of maintaining
the said pauper.
Commonwealth vs. Alvin Strawser.
Charge, fornication and bastardy.
Prosecutrix, Annie E. Snyder. De
fendant plead not guilty. A jury was
called. The girl told her story. Straw
ser went upon the stand in his own de
fense, but made such serious admissions
that his counsel induced him to with
draw his plea of not guilty. Before
eenter.ee was passed upon him, he and
the prosecutrix settled the matter
amonir themselves. Thus ended the
Com. vs. Cardner C. Gardner.
Charge, selling liquor without a license
and on Sunday. Prosecutor, J. F
I loekenberry . After a jury was called,
the defendant pleaded nolle contendere,
-whick is in effect a plea of guilty. The
sentence of the Court was that the de
fendant pay the costs of prosecution, a
fine of $550.00 and undergo imprison
ment in the couuty jail for five months
Commonwealth vs. Frank Warner.
Charged by H. K. Spangier with steal
ing a pocket-book, containing 532.00,
from the house of the prosecutor on Wa
ter street iu the month of July. Con
victed and sentenced to the western
penitentiary for one year and one
Com. vs. Jacob II. and Morris Stouer.
Charged by George Ho war with steal
ing a lot of iron from an old saw-mill
on Shade mountain. Verdict, guilty
and sentenced to the western ' pen i ten
tiary for one year.
Com. vs. Charles and Milton Colyer.
Charge, Cruelty to animals. Prosecu
tor C. I. Yocum. Not a true bill and
county ordered to pay the costs.
Com. vs. George Gushard, Harry El
lis and Harry Louder. Charge, agrav-
ated assault and battery upon oath of
Martin Green. Settled by the parties.
Com. vs. Martin and Richard Green.
Charge, aggravated assault and battery.
Prosecutor, Harry E. Ellis. This is a
companion piece tp that of Com. vs.
Gushard, et al, and they grew out of a
series of drunken orgies held on Bridge
street between Main and Water streets.
When the District Attorney notified
the Court that these two cases had been
settled, early on Monday forenoon,
Judge Lyons expressed very vigorously
the opinion that they were cases that
should not have been settled out of
Com. vs. Edgar Hughey, Harry Sher
berger and Harry Mays. Charge, As
sault and battery. Prosecutor Winfield
Casner. Settled by parties.
Com. vs. Walter Varner. Charge,
Larceny. Prosecutor, James A. Smith.
Com. vs. John Lambrick. Charge,
Larceny of a pair of shoes from the
brick-yard north of Patterson. The de
fendant who is a stranger In this coun
ty, plead guilty,, and was sentenced to
the county jail for the period of thirty
Com. vs. Elijah Brunner. Charge,
larceny. Prosecutor, John C Eby.
Mary Leonard and Margaret Leonard
vs Samuel Leonard, No 16, September
term, 1897. Assumpsit; Plea, ,-Non
David Beale, administrator of the es
tate of William Van Sweringen, de
ceased, vs. William Stitt, No. 19, De
cember term, 1897. Appeal; Plea "Nil
J. S. McCulloch vs. Thomas Harkin
sou, Joseph Harkinson, Charles A.
Harkiusou, partners trading in the
name of Harkinson & Co., No. 59, De
cember term, 1899. Appeal; "Nil Deb
James II. Neely vs. Thomas Harkin
son' Joseph Harkinson, Charles Hark
inson, partners trading in the firm
name of Harkinson & Co., No. 61, De
cember term, 1899. Appeal; Plea, "nil
John Fry vs. W. H. Krieder, No. 94,
December term, 1899. Appeal; Plea,
"Nil Debit" Continued.
Mary C. Bennett vs. Overseer of the
Poor of Tuscarora township, No 119
April term, 1900. Appeal; Plea, "Nil
Debit " Settled by the parties.
Samuel Kinsloe vs. George Scholl
and Alice Scholl, No. 58, September
term, 1900. Appeal; Plea, "Nil Debit."
Verdict for defendant.
In the estato of Abraham B. Snyder,
deceased, order to sell decedent's real
Court adjourned until Tuesday. Sep
tember 18, 1900.
Bui gists broke ir.ta the post office
at Red Top, a email town north of
Lewisbur?, Union ccuDty, Pa., Fri
day more in J a week and made way
with all the money asd stamps. The
son cf the post master, who beard
the robbers, fired five shots, none of
which took effect, In the forenoon,
a farmer saw two men sitting under
a tree near bis home and they inform
ed him to tell tbe fellows down at
the post office that "if t'aey wanted
io try their band ak shooting they
f-hould come up to tli9 orchards."
While out picking: hackle berries
on the mountain rear Selinsgrove,
Snyder county. Pa., a little 8.year
old son of John Btnkin, was bitten
on the band by a rattlesnake. Tbe
obild ran crying with terror to his
father, who uoon learning tbe cause
of the fright, whipped out hid pocket
knife and severed the hanl at tue
wrist Bv tvinsr a cord about the
arm the fl w of bipod was checked
and the fa' her carried tbe HI tie fel
low borne where after several hours
the services of a physician were se
cured and the wound properly dress
On Wednesday night a week, one
of the biggest robberies ever kcon
to Centre oounty, was enacted at
Centre Hall. Entrance was effected
into the post office by breaking a
pises into the front door, whioh al
lowed access to the lock, which they
removed. The safe was blown open,
being badly shattered acd the booty
secured wos (150 in stamps; $60 in
ca belonging to Miss Flora Love
and $200 Presbyterian chnroh money,
which post-ma3f f.r Goorga Boal had
io his keeping. Tbe robbery occur
red about 2 o'clock in the morning
and the explosion of tho Bafo was
heard by nearby residents, who fail
ed, however, in locating the place.
Reports from China make mention
of tho acts of thievery, robbery and
murder tbe murder of mon, women
and children by European troops.
Bbyas can be secured as a lecturer
for five hundred dollars an hour.
Where is the trust agent that (rets
five hundred dollars an hour for talk
ing. The war department of the Nation
al Government will immediately send
a transport to Gape Nome to bring
away the penniless miners, who if
left there, will all be frozen as stiff as
isvcles before Christmas. A number
of Alaska Indians are at tbe same
place. The government will issue
warm clothing to the ladians.
Democbats in the 43rd Senatorisl
district in Pittsburg endorsed the
rommation of C. L. Magee for State
Senator and indorsed him for United
States Senator, and that endorse
ment aroused democrats all over Al
legheny county, and they held a
county con veil tian end repudiated
tbe nomination of Magee bv the Sen
atorial conference and threaten to
read the democrats out of the party,
who nominated Magee.
Tfe nomination of Thaddeus M.
Mahon for Congress, was the last
nomination to make the ticket com
plete. Mr. Mahon's congressional
career has been satisfactory. He
did not have an opponent for nomi
nation. His election in November
will be only a question of the num
ber of his majority. The whole
ticket from the Presidential, the
state and tho count-, presents a
promising appearance for election in
November. McKinley for President;
Roosevelt for Vice President; Hard
enbaugh for Auditor Ganeral; Grow
and Fordener for Congressmen-at
Lrge; Mahon for Congress; IMcKee
for State Senate; Beaver for Assem
bly; Leonard for Register and Re
corder; Evans for Sheriff; Shellen
berger for Jury Commissioner.
Reduced Rates to Ricbxoxd.
Via Pfsnstxvasia Railroad, Account
of meeting of the sovereign grand
Lodge, I. O. O. P.
For tho meeting of tbe Sovereign
Grand Lodge, I O O. F., to be held
at Richmond, Vs., September 17-22
tbe Pennsylvania Railroad Company
will ell excursion" ticksts to Rich
mood from all stations on its line, at
the rata of one fare fo the round
trip. Tickets will ba sold and good
good going September 14, 15, acd
lg. and will be good to return until
St pteicber 25, inclusive.
For particulars in regard to itop
off at Philadelphia, Baltimore and
Washington, consult nearest ticket
Reduced Rates to Philadelphia via
For tho State League Republican
Cfubs.to be bold in Philadelphia,
September 17 and 18, the Pennayl
Bailrosd Company, will at 11 excur
sion tickets to Philadelphia from all
stations on its line in the State of
Pennsylvania at the rate of one fare
for the round trip (minimum rate
25 cents). Tickets to be sold an.l
good going September 15, 16, and 17,
and to return until September 22, in
On the first and third Tuesdays in
esch' month during 1900 from Chica
go via Cuicago,.Milwaukee and St.
Paul railway to p jinta in Iowa, South
and North Dakota, Minnesota, Mon
tana, Colorado, TJnh, Nebraska, Or
egon and Washington at the rte of
one fare plus two dollars for the
ronnd trip, good 21 days. For fur
thcr information call on or address
W. S. Howoll, G. E. P. A , 381
Broad wav, Nw York or John B.
Pott, D. P. A , 486 Williams street,
Williamsport, Pa. dlO
COLORADO AND UTAH.
Special excursion tickets to Den
ver, Colorado Springs, Pueblo and
Glenwood Springs, Colorado, and to
Salt Lake City end Ogdeo, Utah, will
be sold from Chicago vu Chicago,
Milwaukee and St Paul railway on
August 21st and September 4th and
18th, 1900 at rate of one fare plus
$2 for the round trip. Good to re
turn until October 31st, 1900.
For further information call on or
address W. S. HoweJL G. E. P. A.,
381 Broadwav, New York or Jno R.
Pott, D. P. A , 486 William St., Will
iamsport, Pa. si 3
SOUTH DAKOTA AND WY01I
ING. Special excursion tiokets will be
sold from Chicago via Chicago, Mil
waukee and St. Paul railway on Aug
ust 21st, Sept 4th and 18(h to Dead
wood. Spearfisb, Rapid City and Cus
ter, S. D , and to Caspar and Sheri
dan, Wyo , at one furs plus $2 for
the round trip- Good to return un
til October 31st, 1900. Stopovers
a'lowed wesi of Omaha. Fcr fur
ther information call on or address
W. S Howell, G. E. P. A , 381
Broadwav, New York, or John . R.
Poll, D. P. A. 486 William St, Wiil
io rapport. Pa. sl5.
Mifflin County Fair at Lewis
On account cf the Miffln County
Fair at Lewistown. Pa , on Septem
ber 5, 6, and 7, the Pennsylvania
Railroad Company wiil sell special
excursion tickets, good, going from
September 4 to 7, and good to re
turn until September 8, 1900, inclu
sive, from Newport, Huntingdon
acdinter-mediate stations to Lewis
town Junction and from all Stations
on the Lewistown Division to Lewis
tawn Boro. On September 5, 6, and
7 a special train wiil leave Lewis
town Boro at 7.15 p. m. for Milroy
and intermediate stations.
Ou Thursday, September 6, spec
ial traic for Middlebuig and inter
mediate stations will lsava Lowistowa
Boro at 7.00 P. M.
NIAGARA FALLS EXCURSIONS
September 6 and 20, Ojtobar 4
and 18, are the remaining dates for
the Pennsylvania Railroad Company's
popular ten-day .excursions io xia
gara Fa'ls from Philadelphia, BitUi
more, and Washington,. Special
train will leave Washington ;8.0J a
m , Baltimore 9.05 a. m.
Excursion of September 20 from
Philadelphia will run via Manunka
Chunk and the Delaware valley; spec
ial train will leave Broad Street Sta
tion 8.00 A. m ; on the other dates
special train will leave Philadelphia
al 8 10 a. m.
Round-trip tickets will b sold at
$10.00 from Philadelphia, Baltimore,
Washington, and all points on the
Delaware township; $21 25 from At
lantic City; $9.60 from Lancaster;
$8 50 from Altoooa and Harrishurg;
$6 90 from Sunbury and Wiltesbsr
re; $5 75 from Williamepott; and at
proportionate rates from oth
er points, including Trenton, lit
Holly, Palmyra, New Brunswick, and
principal intermediate stations.
For deecriptive pamphlet, time of
connecting trains, stopover privel
pges, and further information apply
to nearest ticket agent, or address
Geo. W. Boyd, Assistant General
Passenger Agent, Broad Street Sta
tion, Pniladelpbia. sl5
A Frenchman was convicted cf kill
ing his mother-in-law. When asked if
he had anything to Bay for himself be
fore taking sentence, he said, "Noth
ing, excepting I lived with her 81 years
and never did it before. "
The temperature of the cucumber U
a degree below that of the surround
ing atmosphere. It is, therefore, appar
ent that the expression "cool aa a oo
sumbar" Is cientiflcally oorreo.
Kiev the Hoaae.
Cltleen OfiTsher. can you (hie) teO
me where I (hie) live? I'm (hie) Sen
ator Blgboddy, you know.
- Otflcer What's yer cook's namet
Citizen Mary Ana (hie) O' Brady.
Officer Four blocks down and tw
4oors to yer right Judge.
Dlanm4 Iw Auwtf.
The Professor I have a new conua
drum for too. Why la a mouse Uke a
The Doctor A new conundrum! That
had whiskers wken I waa a boy.
mouse Is like a haystack because the
eaf 11 eat it New conundrum! Ho. hi
The Professor That Isn't tbe an
swer at all. Tbe points of resemblance
are these: Ton can't Snd a needle In a
haystack, and you can't find a needle
In a mouse. Some people weary n
exceedingly with their affectation of
superior knowlpdjre.-Chic-aso Trlauoa
IRISH TURNS AND. TWISTS,
Sal ! k Onra Umv
Tfco author of "Irish Life and Char
acter" says truly that one has only
to mix with an Irish crowd to bear
many a laughable expression, quite In
nocently uttered. As the Duke and
Duchess of Tork were leaving Dublin
la 1897. amid enthusiastic cheering, an
old woman remarked:
"Ah! Isn't It the line reception
they're (eUin, goln awayT
Is 1802 Dublin university celebrated
Its tercentenary, and crowds of vis
itors were attracted to the city. Two
laborers, rejoiced at the general pros
perity, expressed their feelings.
Well. Tim," said one. "thlm tar
clntlnariea does a dale for tbe thrade
of Dbblln. and no mistake.''
"Oh. fair they dor said the other.
"And whin, with the blesaln of God,
we get home rule, sure we can bare as
manny of thlai as we plasc."
An Old woman, seeing a man polling
a young calf roughly along the road,
- "Oh, you bU'guard! That's no way
to to rate a fellow crather."
"Bure." said a laborer to a young
lady who was urging him to send his
children to school. l'd do anything for
such a sweet, glntlemanly lady as
Again, the laborers on a large estate
decided that It would be more con
venient for them If tbey could be paid
very week Instead of every fortnight.
One of their number was sent to place
their proposition before the land agent,
and this waa his statement:
"If you ploase. sir, It's me desire,
and It Is also I very other man's desire,
that we rraave out fortnight's pay
An exasperated sergeant, drilling a
squad of recruits, called to them at
"Ilalt!" Just ccme over here, all of
ye, and look at yourselves. It's a fine
Use ye're kecpln. Isn't It?"
JUST A BIT OF LIFE.
A Pathetic laelaeat of tbe Pawa
hop! la the Metraae.Ha.
Sneaking Into a small shop In an ob
scure and ioverty ridden locality, the
man who "went broke" at the races
was realizing on a superfluous article
of jewelry. A woman so poor and
pinched In feature, so marked with
care and desperation that It made him
feel sick to look at her. was holding
something under her shawl and wait
ing nervously until he should have fin
ished his transaction.
"Walt on her. She seems to be In a
hurry," lie said to the man liehlnd the
counter, and at the word of permission
a carpenter's plane was produced from
tbe shelter of the shawl.
"IIow much do you want?" queried
the unmoved pawnbroker monotonous-
"Fifty cents." replied tbe woman,
vlth a gulping In her throat and an
eager look In her eyes. She clutched
tbe money tightly and ran Into another
creature, poor as Jieraclf. but twarlng
her troubles Iu duller fashion. She
had a baby's cloak, never costly and
much worn, on which she wanted to
borrow money, the same sum as the
other woman had asked fr.
The man who had been offering a
diamond fplt uncomfortable. "There,
give me fWJ. Tbe stone's worth four
times as cinch." And. seising tbe mon
ey, he hurried after the woman who
had just left the shop. He was not
given to acts of charity, and he felt
awkward, the more so an' the woman
shrank from hint as be accosted her.
"I beg your pasdon," he began, "but
here's $3 I bare no ran- for. Perhaps
"No. no!" she crlod. drawing further
"For your child." he said gently.
"My child Is dead!" crlod the woman,
with a queer sob, and lied Into the
labyrinth of alleys and byways that
Shelters so much wretchedness. New
Carle aa Sfesleaa Uwt,
They have some very curious crimi
nal laws In Mexico. For instance, it N
twice as much of an offense to muti
late tbe face of a woman us that of a
man. The law seems to be bawd on
the Idea that a woman's ltest posses
sion Is her beauty and that to mar It
does her a great Injury.
There la another curious law. If a
person should be woundad In an en
counter, tbe punishment to the offend
er Is fixed by tbe number of days his
victim has to stay In the hospital or
under a doctor's care. A line Is fixed
at 40 days In the way of a general divi
sion. If the injured man occupies more
than 40 days In his recovery, the pen
alty doubles up.
Aa laiaadoat Hrend.
An Impudent fraud was perpetrated
upen a Manchester bank by one of its
customers, who opened an account
with some few hundreds cf pounds.
The man. after a few wwks. drew two
checks, each within a pound or so of
his balance, and. selecting a bnsy day.
presented himself at one end of the
counter, while an accomplice, when be
saw that his friend's check bad Ihho
cashed. Immediately presented his own
to a cashier at the other end. Both
cashiers referred the checks to tbe
ledger clerk, who. thinking the same
cashier had asked him twice, said
"right" to both checks. The thieves
wore never caught
When James Whitcomb Riley and
BUI Nye traveled together giving a
Joint entertainment, the humorist had
great fun with the poet. Once. In In
troducing Riley and hkuself to an au
dience, Nye remarked. "I will appear
first and speak until I get tired, then
Mr. Riley will succeed me and read
from his own works until you get
Aa Ingenious theory for the sstlins
tloo sf th tuns of the various gao
loglcal periods has been propounded by
an engineer whoso work on western
railroads takes him Into primitive
co until. He says that In one great de
pression la Wyoming the trees hare
oean recording the rats of erosloa of
the slopes for about 800 years so accu
rately that th data to be obtalaed by
a careful study sf tbem win be a fac-
tsr of extreme lmportaacs la enabling
dentists to coaiert geological
nto years. Whils as has net- yet had
thae to collect those data psuustly. be
makes th rough dedaettoa that.
cording to their records the- pliocene
and plslstsesa periods weak
sat about UOOXtOO years, sad that,
oa this baaia, the esaisotc tuns would
t ah 44000)00 rears. This wsuld
Vft KB aeotogtca! time from th
OC tb caaiDtiaa
Osteal fraadtaa a book of
F. warn was th romantic agst
ra-Wbsa I was 10, Osrad.-Ohf-
John Howard Harris, President
College leading to degrees in Arte,
Philosophy and Science.
.Academy, a preparatory school
or young men and boys. ,
Institute, a refined boarding
school for young ladies.'
School of Music, . with gradnatr
West College, ; a new dormitory
for men to be ready for occupation
September 20, 1900.
For catalogue address the Regis
Wm. C. Gektzinger.
Sep. 1900. - Lewisbnrg, Pa.
. F-A-XL, TEBM
Sept. 4, 1900.
Board, Tuition and Furnished '
Room for the Term,
J HA&HY OYSMGEa,
Mifflintown, Juniata county, Pa.
A MEXDMENT TO THE CONSTI-
TUTION PROPOSED TO THE
CITIZENH OF THIS COMMON
WEALTH FOR THEIR APPROVAL.
OR REJECTION BY THE GENER
AL ASSEMBLY OFTH E COMMON
WEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA.
PUBLISHED BY ORDER OF THE
SECRETARY OF THE COMMON
WEALTH. IN PURSUANCE OF
ARTICLE XVIII OF THE CONSTI
A JOINT RESOLUTION
Proposing an amendment to the Con
stitution or tue uomrnonweaiin.
Section 1. Be it resolved by the Sen
ate and House of Representatives of the
Commonwealth in General Assembly
met. Tbat the following is proposed as
amendments to tbe Constitution of the
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, in
accordance with the provisions of the '
eighteenth article tnereor :
Amendment One to Article .ignt, sec
Add at the end of the first paragraph
of said section, after the words "shall be
entitled to vote at all elections," the
words "subject however to such laws
remiiritiir ana regulating trie regisira-
tiou of electors as the General Assembly
may enact," so that the said section
shall read as follows :
Section 1. Qualifications of Electors.
Every male citizen twenty-one years of
j .i 1 1 : . i...
age, posseHHiug iuc iuhuwiuk quaiiiica- ,
tions, shall be entitled to vote at all elec
tions, subject however to such laws re-
uuirinK and regulating the registration
of electors as the General Assembly
may enact :
He shall have been a citizen of the
United States at least one month.
He shall have resided in tbe State
one year (or if, having previously beeu
a qualified elector or native born citizen
of the State, be shall have removed
therefrom and returned, within six
months, immediately preceding the
He shall have resided in the election
district where he shall offer to vote at
least two months immediately proceed
ing the election. , ;
If twenty-two years of age' and up
wards, he shall have paid withiu two
rears a State or county tax, which shall
have been assessed at least two months
and paid at least one month before the
Amendment Eleven to Article Eight,
Strike out from said section the words
"but no elector shall be deprived of the
privilege of voting by reason of his
name not being registered," and add
to said section tbe following wordn,
but laws regulating ana requiring tbe
registration of electors may be enacted
to apply to cities only, provided that
such laws be uniform for cities of the
same class," so tbat the said section
shall read as follows :
Section 7. Uniformity of Election
Laws. AH laws regulating the holding
of elections by the citizens or for the
registration of electors shall be uniform
throuahout the State, but laws regulat
ing and requiring the registration of
electors may be enactea to apply to
cities onlv, provided tbat such laws be
uniform for cities of the same class.
A true copv of the Joint Resolution.
W. W. GRIEST,
Secretary of the Commonwealth
AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTI
TITTION PROPOSED TO THE
CITIZENS OF THIS COMMON
WEALTH FOR THEIR APPROVAL
OR REJECTION BY THE GENERAL
ASSEMBLY OF THE COMMON
WEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA,
PUBLISHED BY ORDER OF THE
SECRETARY OF THE COMMON
WEALTH. IN PURSUANCE OF
ARTICLE XVIII OF THE CONSTI
A JOINT RESOLUTION
Proposing an amendment to the Con
stitution of the Commonwealth.
Section 1. Be it resolved by the Sen
ate and House of Representatives of the
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in
General Assembly met, Tbat tbe follow
ins is nroDoaed as an amendment to the
Constitution of the Commonwealth of
Pennsylvania iu accordance with the
provisions of the Eighteenth article
Strike out section four of article eight.
and insert in place thereof, as follows :
Section 4. All elections by the citi
zens shall be by ballot ory such other
method as may bo prescribed by law :
Provided, That secrecy in voting be
A true copy of tbe Joint Resolution.
W. W. GRIEST,
Secretary of the Commonwealth.
Cefpsumptlen Surety Outvj.
To Taa Sanaa: Plaase Inform yoortavlan
!hat 1 hare a poslUre re ready tat Oa) abore-naioed
diaraaa. By lta timely an thnnauids of hepeletr
oases hare been permanently omrad. I shall be slad
to esad two bottles of my remedy F&KK to an at
rw re ilsrs who hare eoaenmptioa it they will
send ne their Express and P. O. eilrtrses. Burbot.
IniiT liOa, aWUnCM. M. &. i "- S- r
I FT LTOWK ORAIK V A PR K1 S
rVarat' ...... .....
rrta in eat.... 25 to 30c
Shell ed 60
. . new 80
. . 1 00
. 65 to 70
Chop.. ........ ..... ..
Ground lu Bait......
Great Cures proved by thonsarrdr
of testimonials sliow that Hood's Sar
saparilla possesses power to purify,
vitalize and enrich the blood.
Hood's Pills are the only potato
to taken with Hood's rn-atiarllla.
Loom B.' Aransas. F. ". raawss.
' ATBIKSOH at Fra.
ATT0EN3YS- AT - LAW,
nma-Os lfala street, fat ptae of r T
denes of LoalsK. Atkrssoe ni
Bridge street. rOet,18W
nWallaetlBC sad Ooaveyaaciag prompt
ly attended to.
' ' Attorney-at-Law.
Collections and afl legal busi
ness promptly attended to.
OFFICE IN COUBT HUUon..
M.n.sxaAwroBO,aa. DAawrs axaawtoas
iR. D. . CRAWFORD fc stw ,
have formed a partsembip for the pr
of Medicine snd their wllstterel breaches.
Office at old stsnd, earner of Third aad lOr
ange streets, Miffltntown, Pa. One or bow
of tbem will D rouao ai iDtnr
timer, notres otherwliie prafeaiioany en
April in, ibsd.
Graduate of the Philadelphia Dental
College. Office at old established lo4
cation. Bridge Street, opposite Court
Hoase, .Mifflin towD, Fa,
Q" Crown and Bridge work;
All work guaranteed.
.. BO YEARS
' TftaoK Maaaa
'freetO Copyrights Ac
. - .n. .kxtdh and dMorlpUpn Buy
mTaMrulii onr opinion free whether n
tpecfcu nolle, wltboat cbMre. In the
A huiasomelr UlBiitTetjd wjW- &E5?B8a
ni.tion or inr MienuAe Journal. TmniBl
rear: lpor month. . Sold by an newaour.
mXS omSTlB r auw-wiitoiD.'
GREAT 8 ALES prove the great
merit of Hood's Sarsaparilla.
Hood's Sarsaparilla sells because it
accomplishes CREAT CURES.
Schedule in Effect, May 27,
Wav Passenger, leaves Philadelphia
at 4 30 a. m; Harrisburg 8 00 am;
Duncannon 8 35 a. m; New Port 9 05
a. m; Millerstown 9 15 a. m; Durwora
9 21 a. m; Thompsontown 9 26 a. m;
Van Dyke 9 33 a. m; Tuscarora 9 36 a.
m; Mexico 9 40 a. m; Port Royal 9 44 a.
m: Mifflin 9 50 a. m: Denholm 9 55 a.
m; Lewistown 10 13 a. m; McVeytown
10 38 a. m: Newton Hamilton 11 00 a.
m; Mount Union 11 00 a. m; Hunting
don 11 82 p. m; Tyrone 12 20 p. m; Al
toona 1 00 p. m: Pittsburg 5 50 p. m.
Mail leaves Philadelphia at 7 12 a. m;
Harrisburg at 11 48 a. m; juimin i u
r m: lewistown 1 30 d. m: Hunting
don 2 29 p. m; Tyrone 3 12 p. m; Al-
toona 3 45 p. m; nttsDurg a w p. m.
Altoona Accommodation leaves Har
risburg at 5 00 p. m; Duncannon 5 34
?. m; Newport 6 02 p. m; Millerstown
11 p. m; Thompson town? 6 21 js. m;
Tuscarora a so p. m: Mexico owp. m;
Port Royal 8 38 p. m: Mifflin 6 43 p. m:
Denholm 6 49 p. m: Lewistown 7 07 p,
m: McVevtown 7 30 d. m: Newton
Hamilton7 50 o. mi Huntingdon 8 20
p. m; Tyrone 9 02 p. m; Altoona 9 85
Pacific Express leaves Philadelphia
at 11 20 p. m; Harrisburg at 3 00 a. m.
Marysville 3 14 a. m. Duncannon 3 29
a. m. Newport S 52 a m. Port Royal
4 25 a. m. Mitnin 4.30 a. m. lewistown
4 52 a m. Newton Hamilton 5 33 a. m
Huntingdon 6 03 a. m. Petersburg 6 19
a. m. Tyrone 6 uz a. m. Altoona a.
m. Pittsburg 12 10 a. m.
Oyster Express leaves Philadelphia
at 4 30 p, m. Harrisburg at IU 2U p. m.
Newport 11 08 p. m. Mifflin 11 40 p. m.
Lewistown 11 58 p. m.; Huntingdon 12
55 a. m. Tyrone 1 32 a. m. Altoona 2 00
a. m. Pittsbunr 5 30 a. m.
Fast Line leaves Philadelphia at 12
25 p. ra. Harrisburg 3 45 p. m. Duncan-
. .A Ik . 2 OA ri
noil i iu p. iii. xn i ou t. in. .mii-
Hm 5 02 p. ra. iewistown a P. m.
Mount Union 6 03 p. m. Huntingdou
6. 22 p. m. Tyrone 6 59 p. m. Altoona
7 85 p. m. rittHMirg 11 so p. m.
Altoona Accommodation leaves Al
toona at 4 40 a. m. Tyrone a 04 a. m.
Petersburg 6 25 a. m. Huntingdou 5 37
a. m. Newtou Hamilton 6 01 a. m. Mc
Vevtown 6 17 a. m. Lewistown 6 88 a,
m. Mifflin 6.58 a. m. Port Royal 7 02 a.
m. Thompsontown 7 17 a. m. Millers
town 7 lai a. m. Newport 7 3a i. m.
Duncannon 8 00 a. ra. Harrisburg 8 SO
a. m., rntiaaeipbia u.4.
Sea Shore leaves Pittsburg at 2 50 a.
ra. Altoona 7 15 a. m. Tyrone 7 48 a. m.
Huntingdon 8 80 a. m. MeVeytown 9 15
a. m. Lewistown 9 35 a. m. Mifflin 9 55
a. m. Port Royal 9 59 a. m. Thompson
town 10 14 a. m. Millerstown 10 22 a.
m. Newport 11 32 a. ra. Duncannon 10
54 a. m. Marysville 11 07 a. m. Harris
burg 11 25 a. m. Philadelphia 8 00 p. m.
Main Line Express leaves Pittsburg
at 8 00 a. m. Altoona 11 40 a. ra. Tyrone
12 03 p. m. Huntingdon 12 35 p. m.
Lewistown 1 S3 p. m. Mifflin 1 50 p. m.
Harrisburg 3 10 p. m. Baltimore 6 00 p.
m. Washington 7 15 p. m. Philadelphia
6 23 p. ra.
Mail leaves Altoona at 2 05 p. m. Ty
rone 2 35 p. m. Huntingdon 317 p. m.
Newton Hamilton S 47 p. m. McVey
town 4 20 p. in. Lewistown 4 83 p. m
Mifflin 4 55 p. m. Port Royal 5 00 p. m.
Mexico 5 20 p. lit. Thompsontown 5 18
p. m. Millerstown 5 28 p. m. Newport
5 89 p. m. Duncannon 6 08 p. m. Har
risburg 6 45 p. m.
Hail Express leaves Pittsburg at 12 45
p. m. Altoona 5 55 p. m- Tyrone 6 27
p. m. Huntingdou 7 10 p m. McVey
town 7 51 p. sa. Lewistown 8 10 p. m
Mifflin 8 30 p. m. Port Royal 8 34 p. ra.
Millerstown 8 57 p. m. Newport 9 05 p
m. Duncaunon 9 29 p. m. Harrisburg
1000 p m..
Philadelphia Express lea yes Pitts
burg at 4 SO p. m. Altoona 9 05 p. m.
Tyrone 9 S3 p. m. Huntingdon 10 12 p.
m. Mount Union 10 32 p. m. Lewfa
towu 11 16 p. tci. Jflfflin 11 37 p. m- Har
risburg 1 00 a. m. Philadelphia 4 30.
At Lewistown Junction. For Sun
bury 7 50 a: ra. and 3 40 p. m. week
days. For Jfilroy 7 55, 11 45 a. m. and 3 00
p. m. week-days.
At Tyrone. For Clearfield and Cur
wen sville 8 20 a. m. 8 20 and 7 20 d m.
For Bellefoute and Lock Haven 8 10
a. m. 12 80 and 7 15 p. m. week-days.
For further information apply to
Ticket Agents, or Thomas E Watt.
Passenger Agent, Western Division!
SftSfmK Aveuue and Smithneld
J. B. HUTCHINSON, J. R. WOOD
General Msn'g'r. General Pass'r. Agt.
Blood and Nerves are very close.
ly related. Keep the blood lich, pure
and healthy, with Hood s Sarsaparilla
and you will have no neiroaaitess7
J?3!!? Pl!,s are tter-dinner
piusrsid digestion, prt-ventconstipatios
The : Model , -
H0L10BAUGH & SOW
. J into the PENNELL BUILDING, No 129 Main Street,
iCSf "5. -Ut. b.t w. bave tbo Model Clothing
rattersou, a , ut9 out th fot. We have been
'EbSS&Wfar 10 ears ws. too small fer our increasing
IrtT. be.?d" 5 K. wm -of sdapted for a modern clothing room,
! aTws hVd to keep most of oar clothing on shelves, now ws have tables
and pieety of room and light. Ws hare our
HATS, CAPS, SHOES, SHlRTS, TIES, and
GENT'S FURNISHING GOODS
now ready for inspection, and we can oandidly MJ we have . one of
the most attractive up to date line, to be found i vwhere. Clothisrs
of to day must be up to tbe tim-s or bs will ba left We have been
in the hi-inesa for 10 years, onf enough to not be an old foggy, bat
to know-That tbe latest styles sre the goods that sella, to the up to
date customer We handle the Douglas Shoe the best w the world
for the money. The Sweet Orr Oreralla. The Rioket Hat, in all
the latest blocks. Oar lias of Worsted goods ars the finest we ever
carried In Shirts and Ties wo lead all other Gent's Furnishing
Houses. Ws will take pleasure in showing you through our line and
know you will lose nothing in looking, and oan save you money by
purobasing from as. It is no trouble to show goods, especially when
you have them to show.
Thanking our patrons for their patronage in tha past and asking a
eontinuanee in the future whioh ws will endeavor to mend by square
dealing. Wo are respectfully,
Holiobaugh & Son,
No. 120 MAIN STREET, PATTERSON, PA.
S T O R E .
THIS STORE SETS THE PACE.
O oOo O
THAT'S WHY YOU LIKE IT.
Things are never dull here; never stupid. Tbe full life of the store al
ways, has a oheerful welcome for all comers, and shoppers are qui ck to decide
in favor of the Great Values to be found in our new
A Specially Selected Stock of
Ranges, Cook, Parlor and Shop
Horse Blankets and Lap Robes.
LAMPS, large snd small.
Come in and look around. We'll
make you feel at home.
We have the largest Stock ana
Store in tbe county.
It H. M'CLIWTIC,
HATE 109 MOM TO DEPOSIT?
ARB YOU A BORROWER ?
THREE PER CENT
PAID ON TIME CERTIFICATED,
bey Leaned at Lowest Rates.
March 6, 1898. ,
Pital . . . $60,000
IiOUIS E. ATKINSON, President
T. V. IRWIN, Cashier
Louis E. Atkinson. W. C. Pomeroy.
JohnHerUler. J. L. Barton.
H. J. Khellenberger. W. N. Sterrett.
T. Van Irwin.
Interest allowed on time depositsrst
the rate of three p cent, per anas.
- ' January II, ism.
The C-I .
w the largast in the wo?
the enaaa K. vt o"
. aawna s CSKaafeeViSa a-m.
"77" is Dr, Humphreys famous
Specific for the cure of Grip and
Golds, and tbe prevention of Pneumo
nia. All druggists, 25c.
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Na 1 Cures Fever.
No. 2 " Worn:ss.
No. S " Infai. s' DiaeeuMaV
No. 4 " Diarrhea.
No. 7 ' " Coi ..tjhs.
No. , 8 Cures N - .ralgia.
No. 0 " Headache.
No. IO " Dyspepsia.
No. 11 Delayed Period
No. 12 " Leucdrrhea.
No. 13 Cures Croup.
No. 14 " Skin Diseases.
No. 15 " Rheumatism.
No. 16 " Malaria.
No. IO " Catarrh.
No. 20 Cures Whoorjina Couah
No. 21 Asthma.
No. 24 " General Debilitw.
No. 26 Sea-Sickness.
No. 27 " Kidney Diseases.
No. 28 Cures" Nervous Debility.
wo. 30 - Urinary Disease
No. 82 Heart Disease,
No. 34 " Sore Throat.
No. 77 " Colds and firirs.
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b?? 'SSI8? l Plessant pellets, lit tha east
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P.r- oen. except rfoa. sa andSB
r-,, in mmam au, new York.
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"THE PttE OINTMENT."