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JUDSON HOLCOMB, psoruncrons.
011,0. L. TRACY,
JIIDSOX HOLCOMB. Bator.
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'"Reasonable taxes, honest &Tenth:* urn% coin
petent o ffi cers, 'pod stealing. — Harper-
Elr Entered f the Post °Mee at Tomiada as
t►EI'AND CLASS IATTER.
THURSDAY,' lAN: 5, 1882.
OVB cztrßaiwo Two POE 1892.
We will furnish the Rzaimiseas with any:of
the following named publications, from snd
after January 1,1882, at The rates named be
low, which includes the REPIIBLICAIN with the
paper named: -
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Semi-Weekly Times, - 380
Weekly - II 1.00
Semi-Weekly ' " - 400
- New York Daily Tribune, • 10 75
• Pniladelphis Weekly Pre55,......,' ,. 250
Philadelphia Weekly Times ) , .. 280
Harper's Magazine, 4 60
Harper's Weekly, 4 75
Harper's Bazar, -' - 475
The Century Magazine (Scribner).. 4 75
St. Nicholas, 4 00
Popular Science Monthly, 5.50 -
North American Review, - 550
American kgriculteriat, 9_60 .
Atlantic Monthly, 4 75
Country Gentlemen,3 35
Rural New Yorker,- . ' - 885
Toledo Blade, . 275
Wide Awake, - B'6o
Pansey - ' 200
Babyland, - . 1 90
Little Folks' Reader - . 210
Dembrest Monthly • ' 210
Godey's Lady's Book - 1 65,
Peterson's Magazine,....... 1.. . ... 3 10
. The Nursery,
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Y Inth's Companion
NEW BOOKS OPENED: -,3
At the close of the old year the
old books were posted, closed,: and
balances carried forward to the books
opened for the new year. New re
solves, and new ambition to achieve
More in all the elonents of usefut
ness in the year just entered upon
than has been accomplished in the
one just closed. Open: new books
morally, and socially, as well as in a
business capacity. While s , more
business success is achieved, aim to
do good in all other obligatians of
life. -Do well ! Do your .bestl
We direct attention - to the com
munication. of. Hon. B. Laporte,
found in our columns this week, on
• the subject the publication in 'detail
of the annual receipb3 and expendi
tures of the county. Mr. Laporte is
. one of the largest tax payers in the
county, and the suggestion he makes
is timely, and if adopted by the
county Aiiditors in submitting their
annual report, will meet the approval
of every tax pap! He quotes the
law in relation t4:s\ tins subject, show
ing clearly that the practice of pub
lishing only the aggregates of ex
penditures is not in compliance with
the terms and spirit of the act of as
sembly. We submit for the consid
eration of the Commissioners and
Auditors whether it is not their duty
to :adopt the suggestions made by
Mr. Laporte in making up and pub
-C fishing their next and future annual
reports of the financial condition of
Secretary. Blame, Judge Jere Black,
Walt Whitman, Jefferson David ;
Robert Tombs, General Joe Johnston
and other public men equally famous,
were among the contributors to The
Philadelphia Weekly Prt as, - during the
last year. The Press engages the pens
of many of the ablest writers in the
country: It .is sent to any address for
one , year, with a splendid Map of
Pennsylvania, for $1.50. •
The Freeport Journal, Armstrong
county, foists 'the name of Senator
John M. Greer of that district for the
nomination for Secretary of Internal
Affairs. The Butler Eagle _ seconds
Complimentary to Hon.
- The Washington correspondent of
the'New York Times says Mr. Elmer,
who was appointed Second Assistant
Postmaster 7 General_ by President
- Garfield last spring, to succeed corrnp
tionist Brady, has been a model officer.
He has from the beginning, it says,
been a most faithful assistant of Mr.
James, and has carried out his policy,
which has been 'simply the policy of
honesty,' with rare'business. ability
and experience. The departure of Mr.
James will leave Mr. Elmer the only
prominent officei of the department
who hits taken a responsible and author
itative part in the great work of prose
enting_the Star route thieves, and re
arranging and cutting down star mutes.
The rumor that Elmer was about
to I:* superseded by Filley, of St. Louis,
thy: correspondent regarded as most
alarming. But that is not to be, ,at
least at present. It is not likely that
those who are applauding Mr. Howe's
appointment so loudly will be content
to have Mr. Elmer remain, but he will
probably be allowed to await the de
velopment of the new Post-tam policy
which Mr. Howe will put in force.-
B uralo Express.
There is not the least evidence 'or
indication, so far as beet known, that
the above rumors from the Tire cor
respondent, have any foandatiou. On
the contrary, Mr. Elmer, only recently,
took his family to Washington for a
peemauent residenee and there be
intends to stay. —.ll2vaira Advertiser.
And there President iLrthai intends
to have him stay until this Star mute
tonsiziess is thoroughly clamed 'lip,
. alter which there will certainly be no
occasion .tor his retirement.— Waverly
The current news of theweek,
sketches of prominent PennsylVanians,
an. agricultural page, a puzzle corner, a
review of the fashions, selected matter
of interest are some of the features of
The Philadelphia Weekly Press. $1.25
a yeir.. Send for a specimen copy, or
join the club at your postoffiee mid
get it for $1 a year.
A WAY WITH .FACTION.i
The Repnblicani who seek reforui—
within the .paity are if:opened- .by a
profound conviction that the Princi
ples they advOcate are Vital to continu
ed 'Republican anendancy.,. Thry
firmly believe that in pursuing the
coursethey have marked out they are
are rendering the best possible service
to the common cause. Nemen can be
more impressed with the intportance of
achieving *publican_ Success in this
tate at the next election. Upon such
a 'rest& may hinge the .control of the
next - House of Representatives. Still
imore important, it may decide the next
Presidency and determine -whether the
iqovernment shall remain in Republi
can hands or pass under the dominion
of the Democracy. The election of
1882 will to shape the contest
of 1884; 1. '
With this understanding of its vital
bearings, it would be assuming a very
heavy responsibility to jeopardize Re
publican success.. Any course, whether
on the part of the Republican 'eiders
or the Republican protestant calculat-
ed to imperil the triurnph of the party
would'be little short of criminal. The
very object. the Reform Republicans
aim at is to remove the conditions
which involve a risk of disaster. They
bave seen the irresiibleatepublican
majorities of ten years ago dwindling
-and fading away. 'They have seen the
repeated outbreak of personal dictation.
They have seen-forty thousand Repub
licans, in spite of their own -appeal to
fight the battle within the party, sul
lenly refuse to follow:, the party flag,
and vote an independent ticket as 'a
protest against the , wrongs of manage
ment. And seeing the breakers upon
which these things ',are_ plunging the
party, they, are making a brave, honest,
earnest effort to save l it.
There is, nothing of the spirit of
faction in their course of their policy.
On the contrary, they faithfully labor
to unite and harmoni4e the party upon
the one broad principle where all fnct-
•.."r 2 6°
ions and elements can sand together
on. a faii and honorable platform. In
stead of waging a proscriptive warfare
against any indiyiduals or any class,
they proclaim the plain doctrine of
popular rule which places all Republi
cans on an equal footing.. They only
ask that an honest effort shall be, made
to ascertain the real will of the Repub
lican masses, and that, when it is as
certained, all sides shall frankly accept
and abide by it. It is tho . simple
principle of the rule of the majority.
They cannot disguise Man themselves
or from the people , that there have been
grave evils whichl'have excited public
dissatisfaction and Which endanger the
' hold of the party upon thousands of
good citizens who have no interest in
politics beyond securing good govern-
ment. But they tell the people that it
is entirely practicable to : correct these
wrongs within the party, and that it is
as unnecessary as it would be unfortu
nate to strike down the Republican flag
to secure redress. The remetiy. is in
their own hands. They have the power
to accomplish a reform. Let them
come out and exercise their right , in ,
the Republican primary assemblies,
and their movement will be irresistable.
The Reform Republicans earnestly
seek to unite and harmonize the party
on the basis of the equal rights of; all.
Their effort is to save and not to. ;des
trey, to build up and net to tear dOwn.
If the - controlling manager of the party
-will meet these purpoSes - in a . similar
spirit, the future will be 4ecure. The
Republicans who have recently issued
an address to the people Want nothing
but the establishment of `the people's
rights. They demand that the Con- .
vePtion shall fairly reflect public senti
ment, and that its action shall repre
sent the will of the Majority, antrwith
such a result they will be content. Let
the managers be equally free from .a
narrow, factious, proscriptiVe spirit,
and the pathway of success will he
MM ni n n WrWrnrWIMWM . M
WASHINGTON, Dec. 28.—T0 correct
some misstatements regarding Secre
tary Blaine's withdrawal - from the.:
Cabinet, the following is furnished - fort
On the 22d of September, immedi-,
ately after President Arthur had taken,
the oath of office, a full meeting of 'the
Cabinet was held in the Vice-President's
rOOO4 when every member of the Cabi
net tendered his resignation in writing.
The Piesident said that - it would be
agreeable to him to have the Cabinet
remain in position until after the regu
lar meeting of Congress. Three weeks
afterwards Secretary Blaine addressed
the following to the reoaia•nt!
My dear Mr. President: When I put
my resignation in your hands on the
22nd of September. you intimated I
your — stishthat all the members of , the
Cabinet should retain their places
until the meeting of Congress in Decem
ber, 'As Secretary Windom's expected
return to the Senate may precipitate a
vacancy in the Treasury Department in
a few days, I have thought it alight
also render an earlier reconstruction of
our Cabinet desirable to yon. In that
event I trust you will not be embarrass-
Sad. at least as far as I am concerned
by your previous assignment of data
for withdrawaL It 'will be entirely
agreeable to me to turn over the De- .
partment to my successor -on any uay
that will prove most desirable and con
venient for yourself. I intended to
say this to you yesterday, but from the
pressure of things forgot it. ,
MENT FROM Tag .CABINET.
In a personal interview following
this letter, the President repeated the
request that Secretiry. Blaine' remain
until December. There was never at
any tiiiia'the slightest misunderstanding
between the President and Secretary
Blaine about the latter's retirement,
and their personal relations continue,
as they always have been, entirely
friendly and • cordial
A Washiugton teregrasn of Saturday by the court. lassie persons are not
last says: The oommittee au PP Oar- treated in this manner as responsible
field Memorial Hospital have remiTiii Wino 09able of understanding the
$ 4OO from the Khedive of E gyp t, nature of an oath. Finwelifin.
through Consul-0011ml Wolf, who en
peels further suhtniipticna to the Snow felt to the depth of ten Indus
amount of $l,OOO, at Pittsburg
-on Sunday last.
' 'Dec $1;1881.
The President returns to this city ;
to=day, and sinl Monday will hold his .
usual New Year's reception. It is ex.
pected from. the different circumstances
sarrounding the present inmate of the
White House than those which attend
the occupant of last year, that the
New . Year's festivities will be of un-
I usual . brilliancy. :In fact, since the ac
cession of "a widower President, Waak
ington secieei has a new interest in de
vising -ways and mama - tit render it,
self attractive, and to bring tto. this city
from distant parts the most: beautiful
and attractive belles. Washington
abounds in' society men, sad olio in
society women, but there has always
been a dearth of recognized 'belles/here,
whose beauty more than wealth entities
them to the name.. So now, as qie
winter gaities are about_ to commence,
the influx of pretty girls into Wash
ington from all parts of the country, bn
ai visit to their dear forty-seeond cons
in, or distantly removed par or a u nt,
is at once a joy to our young meteand
an- evidence , that the leading society
matrons are laying the ijet to capture
any one, raging from a President doWn
to a first-class clerk. In the matter of
dress; it has been 'commented by ex
perienced observers, that the ladies
never before dressed" so richly or be
comingly as this winter. Meal skin
sacques, fur-lined circulars, and the
other expensive paraphernalia which
Signalizes the reign of old Boreas, are
i,ts plentiful i n , the streets as the snow
flakes which fell here yesterday, and as
a r . consequence our society men are
more than usually _ troubled by tailors',
and gents' furnishing bills. However,
all seem determined to have a good
time, and those ivhe stand ofkand
watch the sport, are prepared to enjoy
rare sport in the crowded parlors, and
to watch the parting together next
spring of many here who came her
There are several' important -ques
tions relating to the financial interests
of the country which are to come before
the present Congress. The House is
partly made .up of . new and untried
members, whose op nions and views on
flna:.ce are " unke wn to the ceuutty
generally, and ti rally this creates a
feeling of solicitude among those class
es to be most affected by financial leg
islation. The question of renewing
national bank charters for , another
twenty years is one of more than ,usual
interest, and about which a. wide diff
erence of opinion is known to exist in
Congress. It involves other questions
of importance, or one mere, at least.
The circulation of national banks .'
based upon or secured by United States
bonds. ' If the , present rate of taxation
continues, other conditions remaining
as' favorable, the national debt would
probably be paid oft before the extended
bank charters expired. This would
bring the question to the vital point—
shall the present rate of taxation be
maintained or decreased,. and, if the
latter; where shall the 'eduction be
made; in the internal or custom re
ceipts?., i The free-traders and revenue
reformele favor a reduction of tariff i
duties, while the protectionists prefer
to see - the entire internal system of tax
ation abolished rather than reduce ihe
Attorney-General Brewster's letter
to Col. George Bliss declares that the
Star*oute cases 'are to be prosecuted
in earnest. He ' wants the cases thor
oughl7 and carefully prepared for pre
sentation in court, and announces his
purpose to take charge of them in per
son there. The utmost penny lawlessly
received and taken , from the public
Treasury must be , recovered, he says.
This sort ot-ialk by the 'Attorney-
General does not indicate that the
Government -has any disposition to
" let up" in the pursuit of the Star
Route robbers. • .2
Advices received at the Post ( dice
Department from different sectio ns .of
the conntpr—Washington Territory,
Minnesota, Texas, lowa, New York,
'Kansas Indiana and the Northwestern
States generally--reportian alarming
spread of. smallpox. ,In'one in
which the disease had made its appear
ance in the famiiy of a poStmaster at
Walla-Walla, Washington Territory,
the postal authorities have directed the
sureties to remove the office and effects.
.could be done the sureties
took smallppx and died. In many
cases 'the mail from post offices of
towns suffering from the diease will be
quSrantined, and in some places the
disease is so bad that mail matter from
those points will ha stopped.
The money-orders business of the
east Office Department has increased
to such proportions that the employees
of that division, in order to keep , up
with their work, have. been 'compelled
to put in all their' holiday time at their
desks. The money-order' syitem has
been largely extended abroad by new
connections with foreign governmenis,
but aside from this, it is rapidly grow;:
ing in the United States. , It is a some
what surprising fact that money orders
are used to a considerable 'extent for
the transmission of money even between
cities where banking facilities, ' are
plenty. • Congress Will probably be
asked for lan increase of .the clerical
force of the - division to meet the grow
in# demands of the system.
It having been urged by some, before
Judge Cox consented to place p.niteau
in Abe dock, that to have punished him
at any time for contempt of court
would have been to decide in advance
the question of his insanity, the point
is made that by allowing the prisoner
to appear as his own counsel, as well as
by putting him on the stand and ad
ministering to hint the oath as a wit
ness, he was practically declared sane
0171TEAU 0 S , TRIAL.
GIIITHAV IN THZ PINION= II VOCZ. t-
For lack of space - Aie omitted last
week, the - proceedings in the-Guitei)u
trial. We give this week
important incidents of the trial from
Wednesday of last week, On_ that
day Judge Niter for the prosecution,
addressing the • Court said that the
time bad come when in the name Of the
American people, and on behalf of the
government, in a Federal Court, he
felt it his duty to demand that the pris-
one; be remanded to the dock.
Guiteau, (spitefully)- 4 0h! you do!
You big-Mouthed Porter!
The court officials-sitting behind the
prisoner attempted to quiet him. He
whirled around and snarled at ; one o
htm: "Well, you mind your , busi
ness, or I'll slap you in the mouth, you
Judge Porter continued his remarks,
and Guiteau shouted: 'Well, you bad
better mind your business'
Judge Porter--i That is my, business
here to.day, and your Honer, I must
now insist upon my motion - of Satur
day, that the prisoner be retrieved to
Mr. Paxidge believed that the time
had come when every one. preserit was
satisfied that the prisoner was perfectly
sane and amenable to theeame rules as
other prisoneri. In the case of General
Sickles, tried in this court for murder,
the Judge reus ed to deviate from the
rule, although 'he was a distinguished
laWyer arid a member of Congress; and
he sat in the prisoner's dock during
Mr. Scoville. said that he would as
sent to any proposition deemed neces
sary. No person suffered more, than
he from the prisoner's behavior.
Guiteau—'Well, it is because you
are a jackass.r If I had decent counsel
I'd not have any occasion for remarks.
You are doing well enough on your
theory, but your theory is altogether
too narrow. You lavn't got brains
enough for this case:
COI-Reed denied that the prisonei's
sanity had been established. He
thought an admonition to the - prisoner
from the Court would suffice.
- 1 .r _
District Attorney Corkhill insisted
upon the removal of the prisoner to the
dock, and the removal from around
hiin•of the policemen, who are attaches
of the court, find that he be kept there
with no other special protection than
accorded to any other piisoner. ,\
Guitiou, trembling with finger or
apprehension, shouted: 'You want •to
shoot me, do you, Corkhill? You Can't
convict me, so you want to g t me
shot. Ydu might as well haOg me up
['outside and tell the mob to shoot at
me. I tell , you that God Alo4ghty
would curse you, sir, if I were Iput in
that dock and shot, you miierable
wretch!" • i
Mr. Scoville, with much feeling, pro•
tested against the proposition of the
District Attorney, which could not be
understood by any one as other than an
invitation to all who heard it to• shoot
the prisoner, if an Opportunity wa, of
After an impressive argument by
Judge Porter, in which he repelled the
reflection of the defence upon the Dis
trict Attorney, Judge Cox stated that
110 certain measure to silence the pris
oner could have been taken without
abridging his constitutional rights;
wher - cas, it has been deemed, and . he
thought rightly, that "the prisoner's
behavior and ..utterances would prove
the 'best - means of determining his men
tal condition. Judge. Cox then order
ed the prisoner removed to the dock,
4h . ch was done.
I The prisoner, in the most insinup
ring manner, pronilsed , to keep quiet, if
allowed to remain with his counsel.
Judge Cox replied: 'You, will g,o to
the dock, because no reliance can be
put nixm your pro mises.'
Guiteau shouted. 'Then, I move,
your Honor, that the our be cleared'
* THE PRISONER IN THE DOCK.
A passage was made through the
crol t vd, and the ; prismier was finally
seated:in the dook.
'I ain't affaid,' he shouted, 'to walk
;through the streets of Washington.
God will protect me, as he has 1 done.
Oh, I rather like this, your Honor. It
give me a much better opportunity to
On Tuesday last the pr Boner was
VIRTUALLY Kuzma, Fon ONCE.
The prisoner undertook to read a let
ter' as he claimed, from in old Mend of
Presideni_Garfield : l in Ohio, showing
that public opinion was making in his
Judge Cox ordered him to be silent.
Guiteau- 1 4shows the state of pub
ic opinion ontbide of the coot room.'
Judge'Cox—'Be quiet. Public opin
on has nothing to do with the case.'
CluiteauL—'When I speak I speak to
fifty millions of people. not to
Marshal Henry, (moving towards , the
dook)—'Keep quiet, sir!'
Ciuitean—'l've got through, sir,',
The marshal whispered to a bailiff.
The prisoner soon started another bar
rangue. The bailiff put his band upin
his shoulder and attempted, to quiet
- Onitean- 2 13het away from me, of ru
slap ynn in the month.'
With this outburst hesubsided.
The District-Attorney announced the
conclusion of evidence nn the part of
When Mr. Cortbill announclod the
elope of the testimony for the ' govern
meiit to-day, Mr. Scoville stated that
thO defence was somewhat taken by
surprise by the government not calling
as . sritneiusea persons in the employ . Of
the government, who were in position
to know more than any persons as to
the mental state of the :prisoner at the
time of the occurance. As they had
not been produced, he desired an -op
portunity to subpoina them. Mr.
Burchard way one of the witnesses he;
wished to examine.
The defence will - file an efildiont ,in
the morning stating the facts they ex:-,
pect to prove. The prosecution will
not object to the presentation of new
facts, but will deadly oppose a' rehash
of old , mottei ,- .•"*the conrk...4ontned
Ouitcan declaraildsiril li naneas to let
thecase golothe inl7--Iteen; -
It iv pioblitdT, thug the mute ,will go
to the; *idnrieg neXt, rift.
=bum PINION CT= Tanz;
NEW =Youg;4l4. I,:=The Tuition's
London says': There is' increasing sever ,
ityn English criticism on : the aniteita
!ice Cox's m* u _not interfering
with GuiMsuis: constitutional rights;
that they do - not' , cover - what they
think are autontlbe - most scan aloe
incidentS of ihtittlal, stich-ww eft R
Guilean to have newspapers, write and
receive letters and issue-addresses.
The secret of the success of The
Philadelphia -Weekly Press lies in
many things, '\ Vut notably in its com
plete fulfillment of the needs of every
member of the family circle. Ijt is not
a newspaper only; it is a repository of
current literature, and always *Sifting :
something to , interest ladies and' child
ren,"as well as the men of the bouse.
Fos THE RII7I7IIIICAN.
The Expenses of
As the tiro i for a yearly settlement
of our county affairs is near;
. rind there
has been a reat deal Of discussion
recently in riference to the actual-con
dition of the county finances, 'I would
call attention to the law in reference to
the publication of. an annual statement
of the receipts and expenditures as
" It sh4ll:be the duty of the commis
sioners of each comity to publish
annually, a week for four sucees•
sive. Weeks in the inonth of February, a
full and accurate statement of all
receipts. and expenditures of the pre.
ceeding year in one or ',more of the
newspapers printed in the county.
* *. *
Such statement shall
enumerate the respective sums paid"by
each ward and township within the city
and county, and also designate all
sums- expended for the support of
prisoners, the pay of each commissioner
and of their clerk, the repair of old and
the erection of new bridges, • * *
together with T such
other items as may have a tendency! to
convey general information el the
transactions of the preceeding year."
During the term of the present ICom
tuissionera the county has entered upon
an era of extraordinary
involving, debt and heavy taxation,
and the taxpayers naturally evince
more than-ordinary concern in reference
to the management of county affairs.
The people have the right to a full and
clear annual statement in accordance
with the spirit of the above quoted
enactment, which will show clearly for
What objects or purposes their money
has been paid. For instance, what has
the I.lwsuit with the Bridge Company
cost ? How much was paid to attor
neys in, that , case ? How much to
witnetses, etc., etc ? .
In reference to the Poor House, how
much has been' paid during the year for
construction ? How much for furnish
ing? How much for farm labor? How
much for supplies, etc?
I simply put these 'few questions as
a sample of what I think' an "annual i
report should meet and reply to, in
some detail, rather than in lump or
aggregate statements that convey very
little " information of the tiangfctions
of the . preceding year." If former
annual reports have not been as full - 9f
particalars as would hayie- been desir
able, and have tended to excite distrust
rather than confidence in the minds of
some people, why shall there not be a
full and frank statement in the next
annual report that shall not only disarm
suspicions, but form a precedent forithe
stinual reports of our county affairh' in
Thc history of county affairs in this
4nd adjoining States indicate that
large expenditures, • like 'ours, leads to
the formation of speculative rings for
controlling such expenditure for private
benefit, rather than the public' good.
Such rings can only be successful where
there is darkness and concealment.'
They,cannot live in " the sunlight of
publicity." Let U 3 know :where the
money goes to,, and we Will try to pay i l
our taxes cheerfully. _ ' -
Tho War I Reminisc , -nces in . Th
Philadelphia Weekly Press are full oT
interest, not only to the young men
wholiiiire grown to men's estate since
the wai,but to old soldiers, on either
side. To the latter, •reading these
thrilling stories is like "shouldering
their crutch and fighting their battles
NEw Yonw, Jan.. 1. -,-The Times
Washington special says: When ex-
SecreStary Blaine atten led the Garfield
obsequies here, he defined to Gov;
Foster 'his position concerning the Re
publican Pr esideutial nomination in
1884. He had no intention of making
a einvaie for the position, but if the
Convention should conclude+ that his
name was the beet to fill ell the require;
meets of the situation,. be should not
refuse but would accept. He bad
no intention of going into such a fight
as he made in 1876 or 1880. 'The rumor
of an understanding between ex-Senator
Maine and Gov. Foster, touching a pos•
Bible Presidential' ticket- composed of
their names. bat no lona& talon.
A distinggisbal gentleman, Mr.
Charles E: Hodson, M. R. R. G. B. ?
has Atlent a year in Te=as, and it will•
gratifying to Americana to know that he'
Hods that State one of the healthisi
places in the !and, and regards life anti
property 11p secnrithere as in England.
Hr. Hodson lie' 'Written the London
Times to coned statements detrimental
to't mut. He declares that few States
or Eountries present so many attractions
to emigrants, and tells of a number of
his own conntrymen who have grown
rich'out of its abundant harvests.
The New.:.. Yen Graphic's Wash
ington special says: "J. Wilson Gait
tests thinks that his brother will be
hanged beforethe drat of February. He
believes that thejnry have alreauy made
up their minas. Re still belinivs
brother insane." •
- "taut tirmatrious of Won Nnzu
Matt =Tires Retie, the min who : was
Wait twist theyorman idinft and Jost
both artna'und hisey alight, is still blown
uPaighttf fq langinatieni 4e yester
day told _Dr.. Webber thaV he feW he
was getting is good deal better. Said
be: "Mow I only am obliged to die once
per night, whereas a few days :TOT had
to be killed twice or three times night."
What he meant was - that nightly it ap
peared to him that the explosihn again
occurred,and that he.was knocked tense
' leas : by: din flying fragments of rock.
The doctor saps this is a thing that
girei a-yniat, deal of trofible to all Pit
dents - who have been • hurt by eaves or
explosions. It often prevents them
from sleepipg. No sooner do they be
gin to doze . than the cave comes or
the•explosion oectus, and they awake
with a start and cry ont.—Virginia.
Tbe increase of the circulation of the
national banks during the past year was
18;264,000. -1 -
Detective Miller, claims the Phila
delphia Tinies, was reviarded $1,750
for convicting , the "jury fixers."'
Minister Morton at Paris. tho Amer
ican Epihange at Loutlon,aud the Amer
ican Consul at Amsterdam, arc also
Tiirre were coined at the Philadel
phia Mint during the past year,
5017,000, pieces of the .value of $6,
Mother Shipton prophesied that the
world would come i to an end in 1881.
However,_ .it did't; bat if it had, the.
Tribune would have found consolation
in tlie thought that the catastrophe
would have put a stop to kl uiteau's
everlasting talk'. •
The cleting, exercises of the 'Caton
Exposition took place on Saturday IBA
and were largely attended. .Ad.lresses
. made by Director-Geueral Eimbaily
11. S. Senator Brown, Ggy. Colquitt
and others; and a poem by Frank Norton
of Newlrork. There was E,feat enthu
The compensation of most of the
postmasters in Utah is derived from
com - missious oust lea of stomps. Where
the postmasters are anti-Morm on; the
peoph! i'Dolcott" o , em and go a-con
sidembleidistanceto buy stamps of Mor
mon postmasters. The Post Office De
parment has found exidence of a great
,concerted actidn 'of this sort between
the inhabitants on ono side and Mormon
postinasters on the other. The latter.
therefore, have been rotnJve3
dt i a 0
Blood Poisonings, Scrofulous Ulcers and
Itching humors, Abscesses and
Mr. Albert Kingsbury. Keene, N. H.. troubled
with bad humor on hands. and neck, caused by
lead poisoning. (He's a painter.) At times it
world break out, crack open, and the skin seps
rate from the flesh In large pieces, suffering great
Continual itching and stinging, Furoluised your
remedies; used Ctrracusa RESOLVENT internally,
and Ctrraccaa and Caymans boar externally. and
in less than three months effected a complete cure.
and has not been Troubled since. Corroborated
by Ballard & Foster'. Druggists. Keene, N. H.
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Had the worst case of Salt abet= fa this county.
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WONOREDS OP PERSONS from sU parts of
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NOTIOE OP PARTITION. ,
etwrs PiannvAita—Com: o 1 ftettrow.
To E. W. Burdick. node Burdick, Imo Burdick,
Jonathan 'Burdick. Anne' Burdick Pool, Olive
Crandall Eleanor Hydorn, Wesley Burdick, Jas.
Buroick, Jost, E4ward, William and Wallace
- Burdick. L. S. Burdick. D. W. Burdick; J. N.
Burdick, L. N. Burflict. Eleanor West, Cinde.
rUlaMattl.on,Zllahala Drea,and Adalaine Daniels.
E. B. Howard, George W. Howard, MariaTilley,
Nary 1: Snyder, E. A. Howard, Eunice Odell,
'lanai S. Howard, and Adelbeit T. Burdick.
Huth Burdick. 'Jana Black/ton; Clara Scrivins.
- Prank Burdick, andlbiarollue Burdick; widow
and heirs. of Daniel ft,.,e'dick, dooma d. late of
Albany in aald counft and such other heirs as
are not named. • •
Whereas. at an rlrphateit Court held at Tome
dein and for said , County of Bradford, the 1• th
day of December. A. D. ma. before the Hon. P,
D. Morrow. President - 413dgC _Of the said Goat.
In the ,matter of - • the Mate of Daniel Burdick,
deceased.- The petition of: ZIP& •W. Burdick,
brotherof Daniel Burdick, late of the Township
Of Albany in mid gaiety was priaented, setting
forth'that the aid Daniel SUMO Mediate 01 the
day of November. A. D.. 1880, . intestate.
Ileaving to Survive him a widow. Rhoda Burdick,
but no children, or lane of any kind, nor father.
nor mother.lant three brothers, Issas Burdick.
of Mallon, in the : State of New- York; =Jab W.
Burdick. of Albany Township. County of Brad
ford ' Penns .. Jonathan'. Burdick. of Grafton, la
the State_ of, New York, and three sisters. —Anna
Busdick Pool, of West Pittsfield, in the State of,
Itassaahusetts;Olite Crandall, of Terry Town.
ship. county of Bradford. Penna.; Eleanor Hy
dote, of admen, in the [data of • Pennsylvania.
and the children and heirs Of four deceased
brothers and sisters, as follows, to wit: Wesley
Burdick and James Burdick. children of Wet-'
thew Burdick. deceased. and brother' of said
''Daniel Burdick, of Cambridge, in the State of
New York. and Joel Burdick. Edward Burdick.
William Burdick, and Wallace Burdick, children,
land heirs of Aaron Burdick, deceased, and broth
of said Daniel Burdick, of the c'ty of Troy. in
the State of New York, and L. 9. Burdick, D. W,
Burdick',J. N. Burdick,- ,L. N. Burdick, 'Manor
West, Cinderilla Mattison; Metals Ivesoatul,Ads
!eine Daniels, children and heirs 'of Leonard
Bturdielt; and that they, your petitioner. is in
formed; live in the city of New eorit i and in the'
vicinity of said city in -the State o New York,
and Eitieh B. Howard, dleo. W. Howard, both in
the State of New York; Maria Tilley. Vail I.
Snyder, E. A. Howard, of Graften, in the State of
New York, Eunice Odell end Israel S. HowardAof
Petersburg, in the State 'of New York. elands* ,
of Sibyl Howard. deceased, Resister of said Baia
Burdick and Adelbert T. B • '14.110k. and atilt Due
dick, Of the city of Troy, in the State of New
York; ,Jsue Macksow. or Grafton; and'Chars
Scrhint, of the city of New York, in the State'of
New York; and Frank Burdick, of Litany Town
ship. in the State of Pennsylvania, children; and
heirs of J. T. Burdick, late of Albany Towable.
deceased, brother of said Daniel Burdicki de
ceased. That there may be , other nieces and
nephews of deceased brothers and sisters , un
known to your petitioners. That Stephert D,
Sterigere was appointed administrator of the
estate of said decedent. That there are Four
Thousand - Four Hundred and Ninety-One Dollars
and Seventy-five cents of personal
to property be
longing said estate, as shown by the inven ry
hnd appraisement. That the debt. of said ide ,
'Ceilent• *lll net exceed Two Hundred Dollars,
and'are Only such as were contracted end alas
from his last sickness-aim death. That theist:l
I)aniel Burdick died seized in his own deraire
as 'or 'fee of and in three certain pieces of and
situate In Albany township, Bradford counteand
titan of Pennsylvania—bounded and dese:lbed
as Tollotis: Beginning at a corner on the line
of William Bahr in the centre of the road running
from ,Towanda to Onshore. Thence along said
road south, seventy-one degrees fifteen minutes.
east twenty-four perches and seven links to a
corner. Thence south fifty-eight degrees and
tarty-eight minutes,nineteen perches to a corner
in the middle of said road.' Thence_ along line of
Robert Mclntosh south thirty-ninedegrees and I
forty-five met utes, west forty-e•ght perches to a.'
corner in the middle of the old turnpike. Thence
along the line of a. B. Stevie° -e north eighty-five
degrees. west fifty-two perches to a corder. ,
Thence along the line of William Bahr north l l
thirty-two degrees and forty-five minutes, west
sixty-nine perches to the place of beginning.
Containing sixteen acres and one hundred ,and
fifteen perches. (D. B. 131 p. 199.) Also a certain
piece or parcel of land situated in the same ;lace.
Beginning at the Joint corner of Arunab La is,-
Asa Larabee and. Z. P. Corson. and running
thence south thirty and thee-fourth degrees,
west one hundred and fifty perchei to "a post.
Thence north thirty and three•fourth degrees,
east sixty-five perches 1) a post. Thence senth
eighty-eight and one-half - degrees east Forty-two
perches to,a post. Thence north thirty and
.I.hree-fourth degrees east, sixty-aeven perches
and etghteen links to a post. Thence north
sixty-two degrees west one and one-hall perches
to a post.. Thence northerly one and ono-half
degrees Put thretiperches and seven links to a
post. Thence south sixty-two degrees, east one
and one-half perches to a' post. Thence north
thirty and three-fourths degrees, cast eighteen
perches to a 'post. Thence south eighty-eight•
and oue-half degrees, east thirty perches to the
place of beginning. Coutaining •forty-three
acre" arid one hundred arid - twenty-nine perches.
(O 897 p 155.) Also, one other piece or parcel of
land. Beginning eta stake corner in the lino of
the land of Herrick Wilcox; Thence along' Vie
line of the laud of F.dward Esteli north tbitti•
degrees and forty-Ave mieutes,east one hundred
and thirty-four an, five tenth perches to a cor
ser in the lands of Thomas Larabee. Thence
along the same south eighty-eight degreelt and
forty-five minutes east sixty-one pen lies to a
corner in the line of Lands of Z. P. Corson.
Thane- along the same south thirty degrees and
forty-live minutes,west one hundred and thirty
four and one-half perches to a' corner. Thence
along the line of lands of Hannah' Wilcox iouth
eighty-eigat, degrees forty-five minutes, west
misty-otie perches to the place of begiening.
Containing about forty-seven scree. (I) l 5 13' p
1.) Together with the appurtenances on the
above described pieces of lan
That adenoid by virtue if the intestate- laws
of thiecommonwealth,to the taldßhoda Burdick.
widow aforesaid; It belong. to have a one-half
part of said real estate for and during the time
of her natural life. , That to the aforesaid E. W.
Burdick. Isaac Burdick, Jonathan Batlike, Anna
Pod, Olive Crandall, Eleanor Hydorn, each be
longs. one-eleventh of the whole of said land, and
the share of said Matthew Burdick. deceased,'
which is onreeleventh part, belongs to the said
Wesley Burdick and James Burdick, his children,
and the share of said Aaron Burdick, which is
one-eleventh. belongs to J. T. Burdick, Edward
Burdick, William Burdick, and Wallies Burdick;
sons and children of said Aaron Burdick,. de
ceased. The share of Leonara Burdick, deceased,
.which is ono-eleventh part,,belongs to L. 8.
Burdick. D. W. Burdick, J. N. Burdick. L. N.
Burdick, Eleancr West. Clnderilla Mattison,
Mabala Ives, and Adel/tine Daniels, chil
dren ad heirs of said Leonard Burdick. de
ceased., That the share of said Sibyl Howard, do
ceased, which is one-eleventh part, belongs to
Elijah B. Howard, Oeo. W. Howard. Maria Tilley.
Mary 8. Snyder, E. A. Howard, Eunice Odell, Is
rael B. Howard, children and heirs of the said
Sibyl Howard, deceased. That the share of the
said J. T. Burdick,deceased.late of Albany, which
is the one-eleventh part, belongs to Caroline E,
Burdick, wile of said J. T. Burdick, except one.
fifth of said share which belongs to Jane Mack
son, of Grafton. N. Y. The rest and residue of
said share having been conveyed to said Caro
line IC Burdick aforesaid, by the children and
heirs of said J. T. Bur dick.
, No partition of said
real estate having been had, the petitioner prays
the Court to award an inquest to male partition
of thri same to and among the aforesaid parties
according to their respective rights, and where
upon the said Court on 'duo proof and consider
stfon of premises award an inquest for the pur
posenforessid, And the Court do• farther order
that service of notice of the time of holding laid
inquest to be held by, the Sheriff, obeli be given
to all parties named in the foregoing petition.
residing out of tho county of 'Bradford, and on
all' persons not named therein who have an in
terest in said "estate, if. any there be, by publica
tion in the tinarerotai fterrueraces, a weekly
newspaper. pubtlebed at Towanda.in said county
of Bradford. for three successi.e issues of said
paper,' prior to holding 'the 'same, naming the
titne and place of holding said inquests, and the
Sheriff shall mail to the post-office address of
each of said persons a copy of each of the said
three issues of said paper as they shall issue
prior to the holding or said inquests. .
We therefore command
.you that taking with
you six good and lawful men of ,your bailiwick
you go to and upon the premises aforesaid, and
there In the presence of the parlies afuresald by
you to be warned, if upon being warned they
will be present, and having respect to the true
valuation thereof and upon the oaths and affirm
ations of the eaid• six good and lawful men you
make partition to and among the heirs and legal
representatives of the said intestate in ranch
manner and in such proportion as by the laws
of this . commonwealth le directed, if the same'
can be so parted and divided without prejucice
to or spoiling the whole, and if such partition
can-not be made without prejudice to or spoiling
the whole. that then you cause the said inquest
to inquire and ascertain whether the same will
conveniently accommodate more ,than one of the
said heirs and legal representatives of the said
intestate without prejtlice.to or spoiling the
whole, and if so how malty it will as aforesaid ac
commodate, describing each part by metes and
bounds an d returning a j sat valuation of the
same. But if the said inquest by you to be sum
m feeds.- aforesaid, to make the said partition
or valuation shall be of opinion that the. prem
ises with the appurtenance* cannot be so parted
and divided as to accommodate more than one
of the said heirs and legal representatives of the
said intestate, that thou you cause the inquest
to value the whole of the said real estate. with
the appurtenances. having respect to the true
valuation thereof agreeably to law, and that the
partition or valuation so made you disti n ctly
and openly have before our said Judge at Towan
da, at an Orphan's Court there to be held on the
regular day of sessions thereof after such in
quest shall be made under your hand and seal
and under the bands and seals of those by whose
oaths or affirmations you shall make such parti
tion ot valuation and lave you then and there
Witness. • P. D. MORROW,
President of our said court,at Towanda aforesaid,
the 16th day et December, A. D„ 1881.
A( C. FBIBIIIE, Clerk of the Orphan's Court.
Roaches, Water Btuta
and Red and Black
Ants eat ravenonaly
MINATOR and die;
No fear of bad amrlla.
In conformity with the above order 'I hereby
give notice to the above named heirs and all oth.
er persons interested, that an inquest will be
held on ':the above estate, on the premises, on
Wednesday, January 26th,A. D. 41532, at 10 o'clock
• st. • _ ' WM. T. HORTON. Sheriff.
Towanda, January 2 1882.--3 w
Estate of Oeorge,WUliams, deceased. late of the
township of Terry, Bradford county, Penna. '
Letters testamentary-under the hat will and
testament of the above named . decedent, having
been granted by * the Orphan's Court of Bradford
county, von tip estate above named,to the un
dersigned. notice Is therefore hereby given that
all persons indebted to said estate must make
immediate payment, and
must p r es e n t
claims against the same must present them duly
authenticated for settlement to me
13k1WEL H. DILLIA3IButor.
New Era, PS.. Deo, 9,1881.
Estate of R. S. Barns, deceased, late of Rome
township,-Bradford county, Penna.
Letters testamentary under the last will and
testament of the decedent above named having
been granted to the undersigned out
. of the Or.
phan's Court of Bradford county upon the above
eases, notice is therefore hereby airS that all ,
persons' indebted thereto Elul mate immediate
payment, spd all parlous haring claims against
ge 1 4 1111 1Prollent the tante duly authenti
ted Mr settlement to me.
, NAILIttEP PARSE, Executrix.
HOMO. Pa., Dee. 21, 18817-431,
1 : Ditillati):4l4lllo(44
- NOTICE OF PARTITION
BRADFORD COUNTY, 114.'
TAs Coineoptgifftle 05' A SEA.
re She Jlipii alteriff of fits :County Ara4fordr,-
Wheresi, at an Orphans'. Court, held at To
wands, and far the - county of Bradf, the six
teenth. day ot December, is the year of our Lord
one thousand-eight hundred and eighty.oneebe
Hon. P. D. Morrow, President Judge of S
he sai l-H Court. In the matter ot he estate of
emueulett, deceased. The peti t tion of John
Hulett, a son of Samuel Hulett, late of the down
ehip;of Athens in the county of Bradford and
[Matelot Pennsylvania, deceased, was presented.
setting forth that the said Samuel Hulett died
on or about the twelfth day el July, 1863, testate,
having firstiiiade and executed his last will and
j testament, which last will was duly admitted to
Probst° off Register of - In Sad for the
comity dford on the fifteenth day of
August, 1863. net the said decedent left cur.
viving him his wife. Hannah Hulett, five sons,
'Nehemiah Hulett, residing in Athens
Itownship, Joel Hulett, Samuel Hulett. 'Jr., and
Batas Ring Hulett. also residing in the Towne
ship of Athens, John Hulett,- residing the
town of Barton, Tiop county and State of New
York, and-Cyrus Hulett,' grandson, son of Peter
Hulett, deceased. That said Cyrus Hulett has ;
since died , ieseing a 'widow, Huth E. Hulett, Jos.
B. Hulett, a son over 21 years of age, and Cos a
M. Hulett, a daughter. a minor, to survive him.
That said decedent. Samuel - Hulett, died seize d
in fee of the following pieces or parcels of land
lying and being In tue township of Athens, in
the county of Bradford and State of Pennsylve
rna. The first piece bounded and described as
follows: Belne th piece conveyed to said Sam
uel Hale tt by John at
Shepard and wife by deed
dated Sept. 2, 1826, and therein described as fol.
lows: Beginning at a white oak tree - on the bank
of the Susquehanna river, being the southwest- -
ee; corner of Edward Herrick's lot; thence.run.
nlng. south 35 degrees west down, said river
seven perches; thence south 32 degrees 15 min.
west fifty-one and four-tenths perches to a cot.
nes on the bank of said river; thence east ninety
and two tenths perches to a post on Zeption
Ilowers iimthwesterly line; thence by Said
Flowers and Herrick north 30 deeps west
eighty-five and 'two-tenths perches to the plate
ofibeginning. containing twenty scree and nine- ,
teen perches, with allowance of six per cent for
roads, etc. Excepting and reserving therefrom
the following described piece which said Samuel
Hulett tad previously conveyed to the heirs of
Simnel Hulett and Hannah Hulett ;
Beginning at • stake Jat the north
4iestermost of the lot: thence south 493 degrees
east 75 feet to a stake;' 'hone south 27 degrees
west 37 - fest to a stake; thence' north 49M legs.
-west 76 feet toe stake ; thence north 27 degrees
east 37 feet to the place of beginning, containing
one-si x teenth of an acre, to be used as a family
burying ground. The second piece adjoining
the above described lot on the northeast, off
what is known as the Flowers lot, bounded
thus: Beginning at a black oak tree the south
west corner ot E. Herrick's laud; thence south
28 degrees 24 minutes east 52 rods; thence Meng
a private road south 67 degrees west 30 940 rods
to a black oak; thence south 64 Si degrees west .
19 340 rods to an angle 63,00 southwest of a
white oak tree; .thence south 35 degrees west 12
rods to a stake in the west line of the Flowers
lot, being 1 rod south, 30' degrees east of Joel
Hulett's lot corner; thence _on the southwest
line of the Flowers lot to a white oak tree corner;
thence (as the (teed calls for). north 60 degrees
east 633 i rods to the beginning, containing 22
acres and 73 perches of land. .That said will
of the said katattel Hulett admitted to probate's
aforesaid, contained inter alit. the following:
Second. I give, devise and bequeath to my be
loved wife, Hannah Hulett, the use, improve
ment and income of my dwelling house and its
appurtenances with the lot or farm thereunto
attached which is described in a deed from John -
and Deborah Shepard, being dated .Sept. 2, 1526;
also another lot adjoining on the northeast. off
what is known as 'the Flowers lot, bounded
thus: Beginning at a black oak tree the south
east corner of E. Herrick' land; thence south 28
degrees 24 minutes east 52 rods; thence along
a private reed son .h 67 degrees west 30 9-10 rods
toe black oak tree; thence south 61:4 degrees
west 19 3-10 to an angle 55-100 southwest of an
white cak tree; thence south 35 degrees *wit 22
rods to a stake in the west line of the Flowen
lot, being I rod south 30 degrees east of Joel
Hulett@ lot, corner; thence on the southwest
line of the Flowers lot to • white oak tree coiner;
thence as the deed calls for, north GO degrees
east 6y, rods to the beginning, containing 22
acres and 73 perches of land, to have and to hold
the said land and its appurtenances to her for
and during her remaining my widhw, and then
and after her decease (I she remsone inch during
her natural life) I will and bequeath the same
property as above stated to be equally divided
between my eons Nehemiah Hulett, .lash Hulett,
eamnel Hulett, Jr., Burns King Hulett, John
Hulett and Cyrus Hulett, in; grandson, by my
son Peter Hulett; the division to be agreed upon
between my said sons and grandson, or the
property sold and the- proceeds thereof divided
equally as aforesaid." That on or about ttie 23rd
day of October, 1879, the said Hannah Hulett,
widow and devisee of said 'decedent, Samuel
Hulett, died, having occupied and enjoyed and
1 ft said described, premises, in accordance with
the provisions of pid will as, hereinbefire set
forth. That no partition or valuation of said
real estate having been made, your petitioner
eequeste the Honorable Court to-award an in. -
quest to make partition of the prenti , es afer—
satito and among the above named heirs and
advisees in said will mentioned; and their leksl
representatives in such4manner and in such
proportion as by the said will and. -the laws of
this Commonwealth is directed, if such parti
tion can be made without prejudice to or spoil-.
inn the whole; but if ouch partition cannot be
made thereof' then to value and appraise the
same, and to make return of their proceedings
according to law, and whereupon the said Court
on due proof and coneiders tion of tblipremisee
awarded an inquest for the purposes aforesaid,
We therefor., command you, that taking with'
you air. good and lawful men of your bailiwick,
y"u go to and upon 'the promisee aforesaid and ,
there in the presence of the parties aforeatild by
you te be warned, if upon being warned they
will be present and have respect to the true val.,'
nation thereof, and upon the oaths and alllrtha. l
tions-of the said six good and lawful men you
make partition to and among the heirs and legal 1
representatives of the said estate In ouch men•
ner and in such proportions as by the laws of '
this Commonwealth is directed, if the same can
be so partedand divided wit:Lout prejudice to or
spoiling the whole, and if such partition cannot
bo made thereof without prejudice to or sp
ing3he whole that then you cause the said in
quest to inquire and ascertain whether the
same will conveniently accommodate more than
one of the said neirs and legal representatives
of the said estate without prejudice to or spoil
ing the whole, and if so how many ie will as
aforesaid accommodate, describing each part by
metes-and bounds and returning a lust valuation
of the same. But if the said inquest by you to
be summoned as aforesaid, to make the said par
tition sr valuation shall be of opinion that the
premises with the appurtenances cannot be so
parted and divided as to iteconasnodate more than
one of the said heirs and legal represenbitivel of
the said testate that then you cause the.inquest
to value the whole of said real estate with the ap
purtenances having respect to the true valuation
thereof agreeably to law. And that the partition
or valuation so made you distinctly and openly
have before said Judge at Towanda at an Or
phans Court, there to be held 'On the regular
day of sessions thereof after such inquest shall
be made under your 'hand . and seal and under
the hands and seals of those by whose oaths or
affirmations you shall make such partition or
valuation, and have you then and • there this
Witness, P. D. Morrow. Prealdent of our said
Court. et Towanda aforesaid, the 16th day of
December, A. D. 1881.
A. C. FaD3BIE.
Clerk of tho Orphan's Court.
In conformity with. the above order. I hereby
give notice to the above named helm and all
other persons interested, that an inquest will be
held on the above estate, or the premises, on t
27th day of Jarman', A. D. 102, at 9 oxlaca, a. at:.
1Y114.431 T. HORTON, 11heriff,
Towapds, January 2, 109. I
DISSOLUTION NOTICE. .
Towanda, Pa., Dec. 27th, 1881.
The firm of Patch S Tracy is this day dissolved
by mutual conaent-r-U. Pauli retiring.. All
book accounts to be settled by W. 0. I racy.
_‘7". W. G. TAACY.
Estate of Phebo La rrabee, dive:ailed, late of the
township of Albany, Bradford county, Ps.
Letters testamentary under the last will and
testament of the above named decedent having
been granted to the undersigned, all persons
indebted to the estate above named, are hereby
notified to make immediate payment, and all
persons having claims against the same, arca°.
titled to present them duly authenticated for
settlement to me. JAMES TERRY,.
i , New Albany, 'Nov. 28, 1£01..--8w
Estate of George 'Gordon, deceased, late of the
township of Asylum, Bradford county. Penna.
Letters testamentary under the last will and
testament of the above named decedent having
been issued out the Orphan's Court of Bradford
county to the undersigned upon _the estate above
named, notice is theretore hereby , given that all
persons indedtod to said estate, must make bit•
mediate payment, and all persons having claims
against the same, unlit present them duly anthem.
Mated for settlement to me.
B. LAPORTE, Executor
Asylum, Pa., Dec. 6,3861.-6 w,
C. W. et B. W. Middleton, In the Court of
Ili ' - Common Pleas of
Johnson Manufaetu singe° Bradford. No. 733
The undersigned, an auditor appointed - b7 the
Court to distribute the money in the Sheriff's
hands raised from' the sale of the defendants
personal property, hereby give* notice that he
will attend to the duties of his appointment et
the once of McPherson and Young, in Towanda
Borough, on Saturday the 14th day of January,
1882, at 10 o'clock, a. m., when and where all per
sons having claims upon said fund, must tpresent
the same for allowance, or be forever barred
from coming in upon the same.
- W.J. !own), Auditor,
Towanda. Dec. 10, 1881.--iir •
Estate, of Noble Leivenworth, deceased, late of
Herrick, Bradford county, Pennsylvania. _ •
Letters testamentary under the last trill and
testament of the above named decedent, having
been issued out of the Orphan's Court of Brad.
ford county td the undersigned upon the sforr.
said estate,, notice is therefore hereby given that
all persons indebted thereto must make imme.
Mate payment, and all persons having claims
against the same mast present them duly authen:
limited for settlement to me.
P. 8. ERIIIRES, Executor,
Berllsk, Psi, Dec. 19, 1881.--ew
P. O. address, Itummertield Creek, Pa,
Th• annual meeting of the fitockholders of the
PIM National Rank, of Towanda, Pa., for the
election of Direetors. and . Tor the transaction of
any other baldness that may be brought before
it, will be held at the °glee of the Bank in the
oorough of Towanda, :on TUIRDAY. JANUARY
10th, 1882, between the:hours of 1 and 9; p.
N. N. airrra, Cashier.
EstaM qiunasytts, &reseed, late otthe
JD of . Albartl,lltadtord counti, Penns. -
In pursuance of an order issued out of the
mien Court of Brsdford County. I will erpee,,
at public sale on the premises of the decedent l a
the tolerably of Albany aforesaid on liat.rder . • -
January 21st, 111 1 12, st 1 o'clock, p. m., the folios ;
fug described reel estate. to wit:. AU that ta t ,
or peered of land situate. lying and being in the
townshi l p u rf Albany. in the county of Bradtem
an d State of Penitsylvatils, and bounded and de- -
scribed follows, vis; Beginning ee tb„ ort ,,r
east corner of 'other lands of Aludra Lee, th ee ; —
nortls , foit7-one rods and three-tenths to gl o b. •
aM Le" latidJ thence west twenty-foor perch es
to the south -wait corner of said Lee's a nd,
north fourteen perches toe corner, thence te at
twenty-four perches. thence north twelve end
nine-tenths of a perch to a hemlock ein nn
thence weetthirty-lire and four-tenths per
to the northeast corner of the Joseph U. l
thence south twenty-four perches to a com er.
tAence west twenty and al2-tenths perch!. t.
tenthsts lot, thence south two and thr ee .
perches to Sale White& - aoutb.West CON
net, thence west twenty-one perches to a corner
in centre of road leading from Evergreen t o .
North :Street; thence south along said road
twelve perthas to a corner in centre of the public
patio thenos w i singty perches to the pine a
of beginning. C twentyacres and sixty.
four panties. Mart or lees, aU improved, ge ,
buildings, with an apple orchard thereon;
Texas or SALC-02.11 hundred dollars on the
-property being struck down; one-third of bet.
ince on final colifirmation, and the balance in
one and two jests, in annual payment. *la in.
tercet from date of confirmation, to be Btetlie
by judgment or inottagit.
BETSEY ALWIRA LEE,
Flew Albany; Des-43:188L-4w
WHOLESALE & RETAIL DEALER,
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Thew Farm sad Lumber Wagons are, without
doubt, the very best wagons now in the market.
The manufacturers of the Auburn Wagons are
making every effort to make the very best wagon
possible; and with such sureness. that' they en
and do make $ better Farm and Lumber- Wien
than any wagon-maker can Make who ha& not ths•
unequalled facilities possessed by thee, D. Clan
Wagon CO. No wagon-maker in Northern Yen
sylvanla can make as good a wagon in all re,
'poets. I refer particularly to the wheels and
Nothing but first aisle timber, thoroughly
seasoned, is used, and the woods of the entire
running gears are soaked in boiled linseed ell
And thoroughly dried before being painted. No:
malleable irons are used. The Wagon Company
has its own - rolling mill arid makes its own re.
fined iron, and that of the very blest quality.
Mr. Clapp, the President of the Wagon c o r e .
pang, and an old wagon-maker of very high rep
utation, a feW days ago said to me: ••IJ,oe would•
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we could sot do .
I invite all farmers and others needing in
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buy lag any other. Try the wagon sad pot& •til
be convinced that I do not claim too ranch for it.
Come and see the wagons or send for clrcal►s
FINE SWELLED BODY CUTTERS,
- • 1 41 0.,% 1 :
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Cutters delivered crated at any Railroad ste.
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touse. Special inducements to buyers early in
the season. Cutters supplied trimmed and tar
nished to order.
Ross Cummings hey. Strew, and Stalk Cutts n
of any desired size. These are the very but
Feed Cutters and lave acquired a high repots.
.tion for the past twenty-five years. For isle
also ,1 Gale's Lever Cutters, Lion Cutters, and
Baldwin Safety Fly Wheel Feed Cutters. .
. Pars:sere should cut all bay, straw and sta lks
All bedding for stock should be cut.
For isle, the Celebrated Cornell Shellere, Hock
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Sheller', at low. prices. _
Platform Wagons, Boggles, &c.
Wagons in variety of best and reliable *starve
Aliwagons warranted to be as representrAl, -
. E. W4 1 44,D.
Towanda, Dec. lit , 1881.—tf
NEW FIRM I NEW. STORE
NEW GOODS t
IFormerl? iriAh Elendelican,)
HAS" OPENED A
OP 11113 OWN.
IN PATTON'S BLOCK
With Swats 43.; Gorden's Store,
Main Striet, Towanda, Pa.,
Where he keeps a FULL AS:3OIk,,IIENT OT
Gold& Silver Watches
SWISS AND AMERICAN;
air Hla Stook is all NEW and of the 1 , 13121
QUALITY. Call and see for yourself.. '
REPAIRING DONE PROMPTLY.
ENGRAVING A SPECIALTY:
A. BEVERLY SMITH,
Dealer - to Scroll Saw ac:ds.
BOOKBINDING OF ALL KINDS
DONE, NEATLY and CHEAPLY.
Fine Blank Books.
MY SPECIALTY. .
This department of my business'is Taff corn
plata. and Was a practical sawyer myielf 1 Wm
Um wants of my potions.
CLOCK MOVESIMiTd. *C.
colmitanSY on hand. J $1.25 worth of &NOP+
for SI. Bend•fot pries lists.
" REPOATKR" BOWERY.
P. O. box 1512
THE - POPULAR CORNER
GEO. L. ROSS,
list filled uP the old 110NTANYE STORE vitb
, s toll sad complete stock Of FRa4ll
GROCERIES AND PROVISIONS.
PIIIOES AS LOW AS TUE LOWEST.
MU here for your Groceries. After you go :
prices at Roes' it will be of no use to tr 7
where for his 'prices are down to rock bottool•
Varnierii eau get the tiop of the market
Gm. L. Ross'. All kinds o d e
Produce taken ev
change ro - r goods or for cash. •
$6 es week to your own town. Is O ,L n .
tree. I t risk. Rvei7thisg lull! _..,.. '
hal riot required, - We will now
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gertun". ladles make as tancil,
man, sad Up and girls make great Pal.. aw e;
U yor Want a blatassa_ at watch you ain maw
great pay all the thus you wo write for
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