Butler citizen. (Butler, Pa.) 1877-1922, November 21, 1890, Image 3
TFT 13 IL XZ EINT FEIDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 1890. Schaul Bros, <fc Co s NEW CLOTHING HOUSE. WE RIsE TO REMARK. There's no immtdiate cause for fright, With lots aiid lots of Clothing in sight; Supply is here for winter season, For tise just yet there is no reason, T hey who'd force up price* like a rocket profits huge they'd like U) pocket. Within our stores there is no ad. vunce, neither will there be while we can buy as cheap as we are baying now. SPECIAL LOW PRICES. CJj g Men's black cutaway, corkscrew g 1•) lilack all wool English worsted Suits, 1•) 1 cutaway, (rock and sack. C\ Men s Blue Chinchilla Overcoat. Men s r. " bound. Herjte lined Overcoat. (1 Men's Whipcord Dress Overceat. Sold Q ° last year at sl2, now 1 \l I Hoys' t'nlon casslmere suits—! Kft 1. -JU klH . e p au ts, size -»to 12. * J 1 - (ißoys' Union casslmere Overcoats 1 FLO 1.-. U with caps, sizes 4to 10. x.fJ ) We only quote a few items ont of our extensive stock. We have a large assortment in all prevailing sty I .e. Prices are as low and some lower than lost year. We kindly abk those interested in Men's and Boys' Clothing to give our stock a thorough examination. A cordial welcome to everybody. Schaul Bros. & Co. NEW CLOTHING HOUSE, OPPOSITE THE HOTEL VOGELEY. lini.V.B has a population of about 10,uto. it is the County seat ot Butler County, with 00, one. „ _ Four railways, natural gas, and unequalled fa' - 11 it les fori manufactures. Progress everywhere; new buildings, new manufactures, a growing and prosperous town. TRAINS AND MAILS. WIST Pi.su B. It.—Trains leave Butler for All»vheny at 6SO. 836 and !l:ao a. m. and 235 and 15:03 p. in.; arrive at 5:35 and 1031) a. m. and 1:30. 6*o and 7;» p. ni. Malls close at s»5 a. m. and 2:05 p. in. and arrive at SSO. 10:50 a. m. and E:10 p. ni. I'. S, & 1.. K. R. K.—Trains leave for Green ville at 5:-W.inid lir-30 a. m. and 4:53 p.m. Malls Ciose at tt:4o a.m. mid 730 p.m. closed pouches for Hoyers. Bovard and Milliard at 430 p.m. Malls uriive at 235 nnd C:4d p.m. 1". fi W. U. It.—Trains leave Butler for Alle gheny at c.aio, «M 5 aud 10:20 a. m. and 3:30 and t£3o p. 11). For the north at 10:20 a. m and 5:45 p. m. Arrive from Allegheny at !K2u and 11:56 a. in. and r.:oo a%d Tno p. m. Malls close for the South . n't Wow at S3O a. in. For Pittsburg and the North at 9:55 a. m. For Pittsburg and local points between Butler ud Callery at 3:20 p. m. For Pittsburg and local points between Callery and Allegheny at «:u0 p. m. For Oil Cltv. Barnhart's Mills. Foxbtrg and Clarion at •Vju p. m. Mails arrive on tills road from local point*-; between Butler and Callery at »rjo a. m.; from the north at lOJOO a. m.; from Pittsburg and local points between Allegheny and caliery at uas a. m.; lrom the north at.t3S p. m.; froui Pittsburg sit 5:00 p. in.; from Pittsburg and the \\ est at 8:10 p. ns. 'rains wive trora the north at Hew a. m. and 33s p. in STAR BOCTES-Daily mail from Mt. Chestnut arrives at inao a. m. and leaves at 10do a. 111. North Mope, Hooker and other points, Monday, Wednesday and Friday, leave at 130 p. m. New Advertisements. New Furniture Store, Campbell <fc Tem plcton. New Firm, Grieb A Vogeley. lluselton's Bargains. Bickel's Fall and Winter Footwear. Arthur's Underwear. Harper Bros. Publications. Osborne's Christmas Goods. XOTE— AII advertisers intendingto make changes in their ads. should notily us of their intending to do so, not later than Monday morning. Personal. Mrs. Eliza Grossman is Butler's first fe male physician.. Mrs. A. L. Bowser is visiting friends in Franklin, Pa. Mr. 11. W. Koonce, late of Grove City, has moved to Butler. The family of Jacob Dambaugh has been sorely afflicted and they have the sincere sympathy of this community in their great bereavement. Within the past two weeks they have lost three children from a fatal form of diphtheria.— Valley News. Esq. John Thomas is yet confined to his home by his sore limb, which may have to be amputated. Mrs. Jus. Colestock and her sister Miss White are homo after an extended visit, with friends. Miss Clara Kauscher, of Pearl Street, West, is home from a visit of several months duration at points in New York state. Mrs.Charloy Heineman is visitiug friends ir. Cuba, 111. Mrs John F. Lowry of W. Pearl St. will entertain her lady friends this ovening. Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. McCleary of New Castle, celebrated the 37th anniversa ry of their wedding day, last Monday. Mrs. McCleary's maiden name was Ann Workmah and they were married in this county. Henry Morrison, Ed Brown and M. Mc- Coy of Uarrisvillo have moved their fauii - lies to the oil country. Mrs. Rev. Kerr of Ilarrisville is home from Cleveland with her health much im proved. Major Lberhart has disposed of his in terest ill Ihe Beaver Falls Tribune to Mr. Telford. The Beaver Times says the Major could not stomach a dual journalistic life —-editorally for Phillips; locally for Mc- Dowell. Miss Ella Boyd of Leechburg is the guest of Mrs. l)r. Moore. John Keihing of Elkhoru,Xeb. is visiting Iriends in Butler. Dr. Ketler has decided to remain with Grove City College. Mrs. Painter of Warren formerly of Muttontown and Mrs. Bricker of Monroe Station are visiting friends in Butler and vicinity. Will Kennedy sold his interest in the livery stable to Mr. Hartzell a lew daysago, and celebrated the occasion by appearing under the nobbiest high hat in Butler. AN illiam Mortland. of lowa, is visiting friends in tho north western part of the county after »n absence of a quarter of a century. Mr. and Mrs. D. Osborne are visiting * rieuds in JCew Brighton. Pensions. Original—William Badger of West Liberty, Edward Monaghan of Rattigan. Increase—J as. M. Pearce, and Henry Geasey, of Parker's Landing; Jacob Milli son, of Prospect; Wm. H. ir'taira, of Shira. lfeuben Mc El vain of Butler. Two Good Papers at a Bargain. We have made arrangements by which we can furnish The Ohio farmer, the lead ing agricultural, live stock, and family journal of this country, and the CITIZEN both ouo year, postage paid,for only $2.40. This is a bargain that every farmer should accept. —liuah. LOCAL AND GENERAL —Hush. —Early dusks. —lndian summer. —Frosty mornings. —Eggs grow scarcer. —Colder weather coming. —There are black suspenders. —Patent pill alniancs are ready. —November meteors are meetin'. —There's a call for canned goods. —Hens seem to be taking a holiday. —Hog killing has begun in the country —The rain keeps on laying the dust. —Hnsh. —A few otogenarian flies are yet seen indoors. —Glade Run and vicinity is annoyed by "foot-pads." —Shoe salesman are out with summer samples. —A red fox was lately shot and killed near Greece City. —Ton havn't heard much talk about a street sprinkler for Butler lately. —Christmas comes on Thursday, this year, next Thursday four weeks. —Everybody is in it —the mud—and the teams about Butler are being ruined. —Christmas dollars are already flying— the sweet buy and buy time is here —Hush. —The ladies of the South Side Reform ed Church will hold a festival in the church building tomorrow evening. —A horse belonging to a livery barn in Butler was stolen from a stable in the Glade Run district a few nights ago. —Butler count} polled 9,300 votes this Fall—a little Jess than the one-hundredth part of all the votes polled in the State. —The narrow guage rails between But ler and Callery are being taken up. All the transferring is now done in Butler. —Time heals all wounds. Republicans and Democrats are again speaking to each other as they pass by. —Breckenridge <fc Co. have determined to open a stone quarry on the Shearon property near Brancbton. —The Government is sending troops to Dakota in anticipation of an Indian out break. —Four Pittsburg men are goiug to Africa to traverse Stanley's route, just to see whether or no he is telling the truth. —lf Dr. Koch's discovery is a success, we will hereafter be vaccinnated for con sumption, the same as for small-pox. —A tramp who was arrested at Scran ton, I'a., last Saturday, says be helped rob a store at Zelienople, some years ago. —Hn?h. —The Pennsylvania Medical College at Philadelphia, has sent a man to Berlin to attend Dr. Koch's lectnres on his cure for consumption. —The store room of I. Rosenberg, the merchant tailor, was entered by a rear window aud robbed of five coats, two pair of pants and an overcoat, last Sunday night. —Report has it that a new and cheaper method of refining oif has that a Company with fifteen millions of capital has been formed, and that one of its refineries will be built in Butler. —Messrs R. S. Xicholls and L. M. Hew itt have desolved partnership, and Mr. Xicholls has firmed another with H. W. Young and Gen. ft'. Zieglcr, Jr. in same business. —Every now and then an X appears on the marrage license docket, for a man's name, which makes one think that no man should be allowed to marry who cannot wriU his name, and no man should be al lowed to vote who cannot read. —At the meeting of Council Tuesday evening the contract for the Centre avenue, Springdale, sewer was awarded to the Ott brothers of Pittsburg at $5367.90. The next lowest bid was that of Hughes', $5910.40, and the highest was $7638.40. —Since Rev. Hell has taken charge of the M. E. Church in Butler, sixty mem bers have been added to the church roll. The members of tho church will vote on the question of admitting women to the General Conference as lay delegates, next Thursday evening—Thanksgiving. —A portrait in oil that has been attract ing much attention of late is in tho parlors of Mr. and Mrs. W. Y. Ilardman of X. Main St. It is a life size painting of Mrs. Hardinan and is tho work of Mr. Hiram C. Wertz, of Greensburg, son-in-law of Mr. and Mrs. Dardman. It is much admired by those who are fortunate to get a view of it. —At the meeting of citizens of the South Side last Thursday evening, L. P. I'errinc was elected President, J. 11. Harper and George Shaffner Vice Presidents, Fred Klingler Secretary and L. C. Wick Treas urer of their Improvement Co. A Consti tution and code of By-laws were then adopted and tho meeting adjourned till this evening. —Tho people of Butler with sons and daughters possessing elocutionary or oratorical talents are pleased that Miss Mary Ayres has consented to give lessons in Elocution. Her work is too well known, here and elsewhere, to need the endorse ment of that eminent authority Byron W. King, of Pittsburg but his statement that he will allow pupils of Miss Ayers a dis count in time at his school will commend itself to the coming speakers and elocu tionists of this town. —We publish, this week, the prospecti of tho world famed publications of Harper <fc Brothers of New York, aiyl we will club them with the CITIZEN at the following rates— CITIZEN and Harper's Magazine,one year $4.50, CITIZEN and Harper's Weekly, one year $4.70, CITIZEN and Harper's Ba zar, one year $4.70, CITIZEN and Harper's Young People one year $3, plus 10 cents for postage and money order, and payable in advance. —Hush. Sick People. Mrs. n. S. ltider of Donegal twp., is re covering from an attack of typhoid fever, and a daughter is down with same disease. Mrs. J. C. Coulter of Fairviow is on the sick list. Miss Sallie Davidson of Kenfrew is re covering from a severe sick spell. Accidents. Jos. Buchele,a liuuer of Butler, fell from the roof of a house in Allegheny, which he was repairing, last Friday morning and was seriously injured. —The winter session of Grove City College will open Dec. 3d. Grove City College in tha place to secure a thorough Classical, Musical find Commercial education. The Business department Commercial branches, Stenography, Typewriting aud Telegraphy—has become very popular. Expenses exceedingly low- Write for catalogue and full informa tion. ISAAC C. KETLEB, Pres. A Jail Delivery. Somebody passing the jail early la«t Friday morning saw a string of blanket hanging from the roof of the jail to the silewalk, and went into the Sheriffs house and informed the family of the fact, anil they, upon investigation, found that three prisoners—Frank Keiber, Charles Elmer and K. Groves—had escaped during the night. Men and telegrams were immediately sent out in all directions, and the County Commissioners offered a reward of S2OO for Reiber, but np to the time of our going to press nothing has been heard of the three men. It required considerable ingenuity a well a.s physical force for them to make an escape. The jail-room and cells are lined with iron, and the window, sky-light and doors covered by iron bars, but in the iron wall, just above the second-story ceil of the female department on the south ride, there is an iron door about two feet wide by three feet long, for the purpose of affording access to the roof when in need of repairs. This door is of quarter-inch wronght-iron, lined with half-in"h iron, and is well bolt ed and secured. There are no female prisoners in the jail at present, and the men have been allowed the use of that part.and they made a study of that door. They managed to loosen the pin of the lower of the three hinges, then they sharpened an old and hard chair-rung and found that it would do for an opening wedge; then they removed or quietly got ready for removal a piece of the oak floor ing of the jail-rooin C feet 4 inches long and 2 inches thick; and they hid enough blankets in one of the cells of the female department, which are very dark, to make a rope. Everything was ready Thursday night, the three men hid in the dark cell of the female department with their ptuff, and when all was quiet they went to work. Clinging to the iron bars of the cell they made a beginning with the chair-rung, and then used the piece of oak flooring to bend out the lower part of the door, and they ■worked so quietly that they gave no alarm whatever, though one of the Sheriffs family was up nearly all night with an aching tooth. When the hole was big enough they went through it. taking their blankets with them, then they cut a hole through the wood and tin roof with their pen-knives, made a rope of their blankets, slid down and were off. Bad Wreck on the P. R. R. For the first time in its history the block system of managing trains on the Pennsyl vania K. K. failed to protect a train follow ed by another, earl}' last Friday morning, and that was due to a dense fog. The accident happened in the G'oueuiaugh valley, near the station of New Florence, about 65 miles east of Pittsburg. One passenger train coming "»Vest and which had been delayed at Johnstown by a freight wreck, stopped at a water tank for water; the train following should have been stopped ut New Florence by a red light at the block house, but was not, either on account of a mistake made by the operator or by the fog confusing the engineer, and the train rushed on and crashed into the one standing at the Water Tank. The engine of the second train cut clear through the last car. a sleeper, of the first train, which contained twenty persons, two of whom were killed outright, and all the others injured. The sleeper was converted into kindling wood, and the survivors tell remarkable stories of their escapes. Four newly wedded people were ou the car, three of whom were seriously injured. A Strange Death. J. T. McConnell, a tool dresser, formerly of near Ilarrisville.but who has lately been employed on the I'. W. i K. It. was dis covered struggling in the creek just above the "Freeport" bridge, late last Thursday evening. His cries for help were answered and he was helped out of the mud and water, but he was chilled through and bruised aud expired shortly after. He had been drinking and it is probable that he fell over the embankment, as one of his shoulders was dislocated. The Markets. BUTLER MARKETS Our grocers are paying 75 for potatoes, 22 for butter, 24 for eggs, 30 to 35 for tur nips, 40 cents a pair for chickens, 12 cents a pound for dressed chicken and 12J cents a pound for dressed turkey. PITTSBUHti PRODCCE Country ha/ $lO to sl2. mixed liay $7 to SB. mill feed $18.50 to $26, wheat 98c. to $1.03. rye 70 to 78, oats 411 to 52, ear com 64 to 72, shelled corn 59 to 62; buckwheat flour 21 and 3; clover seed $4 to $4.25, titn ot*iy seed $1.50. Country roll butter 15 to 22, beans $2.25, eggs in cases 24 and 25, cold storage eggs 21 and 22. Potatoes on track SO to 90, job bing 95c. to sl. Dressed chickens, old and drawn, 9c.; dressed spring chickens 11 and 12, dressed duck llaud 12. dressed turkey 13 and 14. Chestnuts $3 50 a lm., walnuts 50 to 75, shell-barks $2 25. Pheasantss4 50 a dozen, woodcock $3.50, plover $1 50, gray squirrels $1 25, quail $1.25, rabbits 25 centos a pair. LIVE STOCK. At Herr's Island. Monday, choice corn fed beeves sold at 5 1 to 5.60, common to prime at 3.1 to SJ-, bolls and dry rows Ito 3, bologna cows $7 to sl2 a head, fresh cows' S2O to $45. Veal calves were in light demand 5 to 6c. Fair to prime sheep sold at 44 to 5, and common at 31 to 4. McCreery & Sargcant sold 70 head of good sheep and yearlings at 5c., and lambs at 5 and 6. Hogs were in excess of tho demand, owing to the warm weather, and common to good "countries" sold at 3} to 4, and good to prime corn-fed at 4 20 to 4.40. At East Liberty good feeders were in de mand at 3 to 3j, and stock cattle at 2 to 2j. THE OIL MARKET Closed Monday at 71?, Tuesday at 69;, Wednesday at 09 J. That French Girl. Mile. Sarah, the young French lady who is now receiving callers ut 112 E Jefferson St., Butler, Pa, came from Paris last June on the steamship Etruria and as yet cannot speak a word of English. Although she is very small, standing little more than three feet high, she is not abashed by the many comments on her extreme beauty. W. A. Osborne takes great pride in presenting his many customers and visitors to Mile. Sarah. —Confectionery and fruits at the City Bakery. —lce for sale atj the City Bakery. —La rge assortment of lace tidies pillow shams, bed sets, fine silk throws, India silks, pongees. Madras drapery, &c., at L. STEIN & SON'S. —Martincourt & Co., 216 W. Cun ningham St., has more robes and horse blankets than you ever seen in your life. —Boarding House Cards, with Act of Assembly, 25 cents for half-a-dozen, for sale at CITIZEN oflice. —The A nti Busting Tinware guaranteed against rust for three years, at HENKY BIEIIL'S, No. 122 N. Main St., Butler. Ta. —Largest assortment of fiue dress ginghams and challies in Butler at lowest prices at L. STEIN & SON'S. Oil Field Noles. | The Rough Ran mystery will be a small producer, and Steelsmilh <fc Co. are drilling a wildcat 1? miles East of it. I Phillip's well on the Fisher will be good | for from 50 to 75 bbls. anil he has a well on the Wagner that is showing up good. I lie is building rig? on the Jdbn Byerley. I Eichenlaub and Sweney farms. McCreery k Co. are drilling on the Logan, Fleeger Jt Co. are building a rig on the Tillie Logan, and Hartman A Co. have a rig up on the Bycrley heirs. The Jefferson Center Oil Co's No. 2 on the Kurnrumpf is in the sand, but is not | yet producing. The Lyon Oil Co's well on the Upper man will be completed. Forsythe A Co. are drilling a test well on the Alex Welsh, and Haymaker it Co. on the Kanfold. Steel smith it Co. hare a rig up on the Crawford, and Barnsdell & Co. on the Dntill heirs. Hartman it Sons on the Byerley are nearing the sand. Wahl, Bishop it Co's Dambaugh farm well is rated at 50 bbls. The Columbia Oil Co's well on the Leslie Hazlett is rated at 100 bbls. The well on the Dr. llcover farm, four miles North of Greece City is showing some oil. Wright it Co. have a rig np on the Dr. Rittenbangh farm in Allegeny County, and will try to tind a connecting streak be tween the Bntcheis and Wildwood pools. The Sabbath Question. Rev. Wilbur F. Crafts, of New York city, author of "The Sabbath for Man," and founder of the American Sabbath Union, will speak under the auspices of the Western Pennsylvania Sabbath Asso ciatiou on "The Sabbath from a Human itarian Stand-point," iu the United Pres bvterian church this (Friday) evening, at 7:30. Dr. Crafts has spoken twice on this sub ject at bearings before the Labor Commit tee of the I . S. Senate. He has also spoken before the Central Labor Union and and the Letter Carriers' Association of New York, the International Convention of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers, the General Assembly of the Knights of Labor, and of the Southern and Cumberland Pres byterian churches, and in the chief cities of forty states and territories. The movement has been endorsed not only by the labor organizations and churches mentioned above, but also by the other three Presbyterian Assemblies, the Methodist General Conference (Northern), by the Northern and Southern Baptist C< n ventions, the General Synod of the Luth erans, the Synod of the Reformed (Dutch) Church. National Council of the Congrega tional Churches, and the Episcopal Council of Virginia. Dr. Crafts has made a thorough study of this subject in all its bearings. He is a pleasing, forceful, and eloquent speaker. His addresses abound in solid argument, interspersed with apt quotations and happy stories. Wherever he .has been he has at tracted large audiences, and produced serious convictions. Mrs. Crafts will give a short blackboard address on "How to make the Sabbath a delight to the children. She will also speak to the school chil dren in the afternoon in the Presbyterian church. Curry School of Elocution and Dramatic Culture. PITTSBURG, PA. I take pleasure in recommending Mary Ayres as a student and teacher of elocution. Miss Ayres' abilities are of a very high order and she is thor oughly competent to give instruction in the art of Elocution. Her work will be of great benefit to persons de siring such instruction. Her pupils will be allowed to complete the course of study here with a discount in the full number of lessons in our course. 1 make this statement as I have full confidence in her abilities. Respect'ully submitted, BYRON W. KING. Address MARY AYRES, 310 N. McKeau St., llutler, Pa. Prospect Academy. The election is over and the nex* important question is, Where is the best place to send our children to school? Before deciding send for catalogue of Prospect Academy. Winter term begins Dec. 2. F. W. MAGEE, Prin., Prospect, Pa. —flush. A Stray Calf Came to the premises of the sub scribed in Mt Chestnut, on or about the middle of September, 1890, a red heifer calf, (Spring; no marks.) Teh owner is requested to* come forward, prove property, pay charges and take her away, otherwise she will be disposed of according to law. J.J. STEVENSON, ML Chestnut, Butler Co., Pa. —5-A Horse Blankets cheap at MARTINCOURT & Co.'S, 210 W. Cunningham St. Notice. The highest price paid for buck wheat at Geo. Walter mill, Butler, Pa. Buy the Eigbme patent shirt at J. F. T. STEULE'S. —Genuine Hand-made Harness for $9 at MARTINCOURT & Co.'s, 216 W. Cunningham St. —Pupils' Monthly Reports, one cent each, for sale at CITIZEN office. —We are showing great values in silks, henriettas, mohairs, challies. fine dress ginghams and all kinds of dress goods. L. STEIN & SON. —Hush. —Fine cakes at the City Bakery. —Zuver's Pictures leave nothing wanting in finish, tone or a correct lifceness. To the Farmers. If you want choice buckwheat flour and a fuir turn out, have your buck wheat ground at Geo. Walter mill, which is running day and uight and makes the best flour in the market. GEO. WALTER, Butler, Pa. —Wheeler A Wilson and Stan dard Sewing Machines at HENRY BIEUL'S, No. 122 N. Main St., Butler. Pa. Home-made bread at the City Bakery. —lce cream furnished in any quantity, for parties, by the City Bakery. —Take your children to Zuver's Gallery for Pictures that will suit you. Anderson building. —(jenuine Hand-made Harness for $9 at MARTINCOURT & Co.'s, 21(1 W. Cunningham St. Full line of hats, both stiff and soft, for summer wear at J. F. T. STEULE'S. —Go to Martincourt & Co.'s and buy two horse blankets for- what one costs elsewhere. LEGAL NEWS. ' CIVIL CAt'SKS PIIPOBXD OF THIS WKEK. Samuel W Badger vs .las L Badger and Thos Badger Ex'r of A M Badger. Nov. 17, verdict for plaintiff for $72 .">4. W O Stoughton vs Jas M Marshall, trus tee. This case was tried hut the jury could not agree. R S Nicholls vs J L Conlin. Nov. 17. verdict for the plaintiff for $274 02. Younkiri- Co vs Barnes <fc Co. Nov. Is verdict for plaintiff for $892.56. Gibson it Gabagan ys Barnes «£ Co. Nov. IS. verdict for the plaintiff for $479.75. Chas Decker ys James Tracy. Nov. 1!»; verdict for the defendant for S2O. John Flinner vs Fred, Kobert and Leah Buff. Nov. 10: the jury find that the old fence was the line, aud give the plaintiff $134.25 damages. The case of Bays Bros vs Meldren Bros was settled; also Zimrnel vs Agger. The cases of Karl Butzer vs Petrolia, Guffy A Co vs 11 I' Boyd. Keeder vs Steele and others, Knox vs Butler Co, Martin vs Greer, Ex'r, were continued. NOTES. On Saturday last the Farmers and Breed ers Live Stock Insurance Co. made an as signment to E. S. Riddle. Esq for benefit of creditor: l . The concern has been work ing to a disadvantage ever since the Johns town flood, by which it lost several thou sand dollars, and they finally concluded to wind up their business by making an as signment. It was a mutual affair and the stock-holders are not individually liable. J. D. Bowers, a well known oil well con tractor of near Bakerstown, was arrested in Allegheny Thur-day night for disorder ly conduct, "and confined iu the lockup, where it became apparent that he was in sane. He has lately lost several strings of tools in holes, and has otherwise been un fortunate, and his insanity was caused by his loves. llis home is near Akron, 0. On Monday last the Court refused the prayer of Dr. Wetherel. Sec. of the State Committee on Lunacy, in regard to Sarah Jane Wadsworth. and discharged the rule iu the case at the cost of the petitioner. Geo N Frazine. Esq. of Warren, Pa. was admitted to practice in our Court last Mon day, and the disposition of the estate of Michael Hamilton in which he was in terested. and the citation for which was made returnable by the order for that day, was continued till the Ist Monday in De cember. Different Courts have different rules in regard to the disposition of such cases, and it is well for an attorney away from home to consult a resident attorney as to them. Daniel McElwee of Oakland twp. was adjudged insane by the Committee and was taken to Dixmont. Messrs. L. S. McJunkin 'and John F. Lowry were appointed appraisers of the effects of the Live Stock Ins. Co. Joseph C. Hovis applied for a com mission in lunacy as to his wife Mary C. Hovis, and Dr. Hoover, J. B. Mates, Esq., and G. W. Campbell were appointed. LATE PROPERTY TRANSFERS. W J Fredley to Jacob Frcdley 5 acres in Middlesex for $350. John Sasse et al to John Heller 17 acres in Buffalo and Winfield for $887.50. C C Miller to T 7. Caldwell lot in Butler for $375. Mary Baird to S Yeager, lot in Petrolia for S2OO. Bill of sale—Livingston A- Co. to Milliard Coke and Coal Co., for $2,500. Marriage Licenses. George 11. Beale Alleghen}- Co Clara Klingensmith " Samuel A. McKee Grove City, Pa Mary E. Johnston llarrisville Wm. W. Albert Centre twp Annie J. Albert .' " George C. Dutter Mt. Chestnut Maggie E. Miller Butler twp Thos M. McLaughlin Marion twp Charlotte llogue Butler Andrew J. Alcom Renfrew Lizzie Kennedy " Solomon Andre Fairview Lavina Sanderson Parker twp George It. Christley Butler, Pa Amelda Shields Franklin twp Rob't Patterson Clay twp Emma Thompson •' An Opening Promised. Wo have recently had the pleasure of inspecting the new furniture store of Messrs. Campbell £ Teuipleton, who, our readers will remember, have refitted the old Troutnian building and changed it into a furniture house on a city style. On entering, one is confronted with evidences of the "oak craze" in the rows of oaken chamber suits and sideboards, which al most completely fill the ground floor. There is any amount of chaste and elegant carving among the more ornate work and the 16th century style, which is much affected now, is conspicuous. A chamber set of three piece?, imported Knglish oak, attracts much attention anil is certainly handsome, beside being "so English, you know." It is valued at something less than two hundred dollars. A cabinet shown in the front window, of cherry with mahogany finish, and well supplied with bric-a-brac of finest china, is equally ad mired and is probably as fine a piece of furniture as is in the county. A half-dozen oak sideboards with carved tops, and a general appearance of the freshest and newest "old oak" you ever saw nest at tracted our attention. We were afraid to price them, but heard enough to convince us that anyone wanting a fine sideboard need not go a thousand miles from the place to get it cheap. Genuine English oak chamber sets come high but we *au do with out them, but we need sideboards and we are glad to see them so inexpensive. A group of fine folding beds passed, we reach ed the "parlor," which the proprietors have fitted up to show what is not im possible. We forgot to price anything,but it looked to be about four times as long and seven times as deep as our pocket book. AVe went to the second floor where are found the chairs, tables, tetes, sofas, etc., aud it would be no use for us to try to tell you anything about it, for you must see it for yourself. Messrs. Campbell & Templeton announce in our advertising columns this week their opening, which occurs on Friday and Saturday of next week, and we are sure that they want everybody to come aud look at things, no matter whether they expect to buy furni ture inside the next five years or not. —llusbT Who is W. M. Nickle? How many stores does he buy for? Is there any advantage in buying in such large quantities? Come and see? VVe have not space to give full price list of the five-thousand items we have We quote a few: clothes pins 1 cent a dozen; set plates, full size, warranted Iron-stone china 25c;platea full size, 2d quality 3c; set cops and saucers first quality 30c; 1 gall buck et 7 cte; one-half gall bucket with cover 6 cts; ladies hose black aud de sirable colors 5 cts; 25 needles 1 ct; pins 1 ct a paper; tumblers 2 cte; full line of tinware 50 per cent less than usual price, full line notions all kinds Remember place. W. M. Nickle's 5 Cent Store, opp Berg aud Savings Banks, 103 S. Main St. Butler, I'a. —Largest line of fiue baby carriages ever brought to Butler at J. F. T. STEHLE'B. —Lace curtains, curtain poles, sash curtain materials, scrim and curtain laces and drapery of all kinds at L. STEIN & SON'S. —You never saw a good assort ment of blankets, robes, harness, buggies, carts and everything in their line in your life unless you have been to Martincourt ct Co., nor never will see them till you go there. —J. J. Beiber, the drover, wauts all farmers and stockraisers to know that be still deals in stock of all kinds. Any persons having any to sell should address him LOCK BOX 92f>, Butler, Pa., or leave with Jacob Reiber, Jefferson St. —Velocipedes, rocking horses wagons and wheelbarrows at J. F. T. STEULE'S. AA t E LEAD, others follow. » V The rapid increase of business is the best evidence that our eflort to give to this community a first class Drug Store is appreciated. We make a specialty of the drug business proper and give it our entire time and personal at tention. We handle only the best ol everything in our liue and guarantee the purity of everything bearing the name of C. N. BOYD. We have no old stuck that has stood for years, but all goods are pure and fresh. Physician's Pre scriptions receive special at tention. If we do not have what you want we frankly tell you so and will be pleased to secure it for you on short no tice We ask a share of your patronage and feel sure you will be pleased with our meth ods of doing business, and we can save you money. Your interests are best served at our Store. Respectfully, C. N. liOYD, Druggist. Diamond Block, Butler, Pa. —Hush. —Guitars, violins and mouth organs at J. F. T. STEHLE'S. —Tie up your horse with a 75c. hand made leather halter. Martin court & Co.. 216 W. Cunningham St., have them, 5-A Horse Blaukets cheap at MARTINCOLRT & Co's, 216 W. Cunningham St. A Lady's Perfect Companion. Every expectant mother should read our new book by Dr. Dye, one of New York's most celebrated physicians. A perfect guide, it tells how the fearful ordeal cau be made easy, free from danger, and almost entirely painless, thus saving months "of anxiety, dread and suffering. Full of valu able information to ladies, answering hun dreds of delicate questions. Send two-cent stamp for circulars, testimonials, and con fidential letter. Address, FRANK THOMAS it Co., Publishers, Baltimore, Md. Remember that we are head quarters for white goods, embroidery lace curtains, draperies, lace tidies and bed sets. L. STEIN & SON. —Girls tricycles at J. F. T STEHLE'S. House-cleaning time shows the necessity for new curtains, tidies, throws and bed sets. We can sup ply you with everything needed in that line. L. STEIN & SON. —Balls and bats at J. F. T. SLEHLE'S. —Full line of guitar strings, banjo strings and violin strings at J, F. T. STEHLE'S. —lce cream at last summer's prices at Morrison's City Bakery. —Try us on silks and black dress goods. We have some special bar gains. L. STEIN & SON. —The cheapest place in Butler to buy stoves is HENRY BIEHL'S, No. 122 N. Main St., Butler, l J a. —Buy the Lansing Wagon—it is the best. For sale by HENRY BIEHL, 122 N. Maiu St., Butler, Pa. —New mohairs, silks, henriettas, challies, and full liue of dress goods at L. STEIN & SON'S. MAKE BARGAINS And You Make Friends, is one r f the Standing Maxims of Our Business. We understand tho word bargains to mean not only cheap goods, but poods of high quality. Every time we use the word bargain we wan't you to associate with it the idea of quality and cheapness, which la the distinguished feature of the genuine bargains we offer. Every effort has been maue to include in our varied assortment only reliable goods; goods which shall be most valued when they have stood the thorough test of use and wear. Our effort in this direction has been thoroughly suc cessful. No better values or finer grades being within the purchasing power of money. This is true not only of our liner and more costly goods but our entire stock. One feature of our stock which will com mend itself to all classes of buyers is the price feature, we make 110 extravagant figures. We have marked our goods with such low prices as will commend them at a glance to all bargain lovers. We show a stock various enough to meet the require ments of any taste and purse in every respect representative of tho best goods in the market, if you incline to the view that strength and service are the chief desirable features in this line of goods. We can suit your taste exactly for we lay especial stress on these features iti all our goods. Good material, well seasoned, and well manufactured, is what we pride ourselves on, and in respect of quality and work, our goods will not disappoint the purchaser, in the matter of price we stand pre-eminent as lovers of low prices and buyers will find our figures as fair and low as any that can be made. Our largo stock oi Buggies, Phaetons, Surreys, Carts, Express, De livery, Drillers and Business wagons all bear the maker's name and we warrant them to be well made and of good material, and with fair usage for any breakage resulting from defective material or work manship we agree to make good either by furnishing a new part to replace the defec tive or allowing a reasonable prico for repairs. Come and see us. Wc are sell ing good goods at low prices considering the quality; we are here to stay, and we are here to give every purchaser the worth of his money. We want to build up a trade that will stay with us. In order to do so we will give every person value received. As winter is near we have decided to sell the above goods at reduced prices. We will not carry this stock over if we can realize first cost out of them. Now friends, if you want bargains come and see us. We are here to do business and we mean busi ness. It will pay you to buy this fall, you will save money by so doing. Come and see us whether you want to buy or not, it will do you good to see our largo stock of goods. We also sell the renowned Mitchell wagon; every wagon we sell we give a written guarantee. The firm of Mitchell, Lewis it Co. is one of the oldest wagon firms 011 record, established in 1834. Their works are in Kacine, Wis. Wisconsin is noted for good timber. This wagon material is cut in the proper season for cutting lumber and placed in open sheds and air dried for three years before using, making it perfectly dry belore put in wagons. One reason why they aro so par ticular in thoroughly drying their lumber is their trade is principally Southern trade, and we all know it requires better seasoned material for the hot southern states than it does for this country. Tho Mitchell wagon has the best material and the best seasoned material Jof any wagon ever introduced in this coun try. Come and see thein. You will fiud them in the RINK BUILDING, S. McKean St., liutler, Pa. We shall be glad to welcome all and any to our place and show goods and quote prices. Hoping to see you soon, wo remain truly, W. F. lI.VRTZELL A CO. Agents wanted .h." •"I'lj&ne «s*. *,; opportunity, (too. A. U-U Uro«4lwaj, M. Y. 1891 Harper's Magazine ILLUSTRATED The itni rMnt series of papers on South America !•> Theodore I'btlds will l* continued In Harpt-r r- M.ofu/lnt- iiurlb}* the grater pan of tlie >ear 1 -;«1. 11.e articles on rviuthern California, by ("barlea Hu.llev Warner will Also' t>e (Kutinued. 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It is edited with scrupulous care and attention, and Instruction and enter tainment are mlnuled in It.s pages In Ju.-t the right proportions to captivate the minds of the young, aud at the same tlm« to develop their thinking power."—N. Y. Observer. TEBIS; Pontage Prepaid, $2 00 Per Year. Vol. XII began November!, lsyo. Volumes VIII.. X. and XI. of Harper's Y'oung People bound In cloth will be sent by mall, post age paid, on receipt of $3 50 each. The other volumes are out of print. Specimen Copy sent on receipt of a tico-cent stamp. Single Numbers, Five Cents each. Remittances should be made by Postofflce Money tirder or Draft, to avoid chance of loss. Xctrspapers are not to copy this advertise ment wit/tuft the express order of UakPEK &■ BKOTII KRS. Address: HARPER & IIROTHKRS. New York. PA LESMEIIT J WANTED. IK Traveling and Local, to sell our choice nursery stock. Fast-sell in sp«*elaltle?i In hardy fruits, etc. Splendid outfit free. Steady employment ! guaranteed. Your pay weekly. Write for term*. i (iKRMAMA M'RSKRY CO.. Rochester, N. Y. SA W MILLS Patent Variable Friction and Belt Feed. Steam Engines, Hay Presses, Shingle Mills. Ac- Portable Grist Mills, Send lor lIIUS. Threnhlnit Machine* Ac. Catalogue. A. B. CO.. Vork, I'». Yy ASTED—Agents to solicit order* for ou choice and hardy Nursery Stock. Sternly Work For Energetic Temperate Men. Salary and expenses or commission If prefer ed. Write at once. State Age, Address. R. 6. Chase & —Advertise iu the CITIZEN. NEW FIRM! THE LATE FIRM OP BLACKMORE A GRIEB IS NOW GRIEB &VoGELEY, And, owing to the change, we are now closing out our entire Fall line of goods, regardless of cost. Anion o; the many bargains we are O t. o now offering we quote as follows: 30c. Men's Embroidered Slippers, 6 to 10 at 30 eta. $1.25. Men's solid, first quality, buft, seamless shoes, in Bals, or Congress at $1.25. We are making a sacriUce on a Ladies shoe with a patent leather tip, running from 3's to 6'g.for 00 ct . We make these oreat otters because o ot the change in the firm, and that we are needing the money at present more than the o*oods. O We also do repairing of all kinds on short notice; and handle Leather and Findings. Hoping that you will call see us the next time you are in town, Ave are J 7 Yours Respectfully, Grieb & Yogeley, 347 S. MAIN STREET, - BUTLER, PA. Opposite "Williard House. 1890. 1880. Fall and Winter Footwear. A Gentle Reminder to the Buyers OF BOOTS, SHOES & RUBBER GOODS. I wish to inform the buyers of boots and shoes of oar extra large Fall stock Our inventory shows an entirely too large a stock for this time of the year; it is ot no use to keep this matter a secret any longer so I will spread the news broadcast throughout the county, so all buyers of boots and shoes can now get cheap footwear. Among this stock will be found a large line of band made boots, box toe, double sole and tap, at $3.50 A genuine French kip boot at $3. Mens box toe shoes at $2 50. Mens oil grain Creedemors, warranted waterproof, at $2.25 to $3 Mens heavy kip shoes at $1.25, any style desired. And mady others which space will not permit me to speak about, but when you are in Butler call around and see me whether you wish to buy or not for we are always ready to Bhow goods. GENTLEMEN here is a bargain which I wish you all to read about. I have now on hand 30 dozen mens kip boots, plain toe, good heavy soles and good kip, which I am going to sell during the months of November and December, this line of boots was bought in addition to my regular stock and I wish to sell them soon and in order to accomplish mj purpose I have marked these goods so remarkably low that it will be an in ducement for you to buy, so call and examine these goods whether you wish to buy or not for no reasonable ofTer will be refused Close buyers and bar gain seekers should tcke advantage of this special sale. I have a large stock of ladies every day shoes which I am selling very cheap. A ladies good every day shoe at 75 c. sizes 3to 8, call early before the valuable sizes are taken, A large line of ladies, misses and childrens oil grain, glove calf and kip shoes in button and lace at a big reduction. Here is a bargain—A ladies good dongola shoe, C. S. or Opera toe, worked button holes, sizes 2£ to 8, any width desired at $1 25. This is a bargain of a lifetime. Call early and be among the first to receive a special bar £a' D - « j- Chidrens shoes ranging in price from 50 cto $2 A full stock of ladies fine shoes, hand welts, with extension sole, machine buttoned shoes, cloth top shoes, &c. &c. A larfje stock of mens fine dress shoes in Kangaroo, Cordavan, French Calf, "A" Calf and Alligator, machine sewed, goodger welts and hand sew ed shoes ranging in price $1 25 to $6. We can now show a better selection iu mens fine dress shoes than ever before, so gents if you wish a neftt and comfortable fit, one which will afford great durability to the foot then call at Bickel's. The boy's department is filled to the ceiling and offering a better selection than ever before and prices 'ower. Call and look them oyer and be convinced Large Stock of Rubber Goods. Boston, Candee, Woonsocket, Meyer, Bay State and Amazon rubber boots and shoes at very low prices I can show the best selection of rubber goods ever shown in Butler county, all kinds and any style desired. At all times a full stock of our own make box toe boots and shoes, Boots and shoes made to order on very short notice. Repairing neatly and promptly done either in leather or rubber goods At all times a full stock of leather and fmdings and shoemakers sup plies of all kinds. . Orders by mail will receive same attention as if brought in person. ••When in need of anything in my line give me a call." Yours truly, JOHN BIOKEL, New Number, 330 S. Main Street. BUTLER, - - PENN ' A jjgfThe premium seed corn and oats which I distributed tLroaghoutthe mmitrv was iudsred by three uninterested parties—Franklin Miller, Butler Pa. B I McGrew, Prospect, Pa. and James Find lay, Franklin twp.—and the following were the results— Gottleib Weisenstien of Butler twp. was Liven first premium and Henry Zimerman of Butler twp, was given second premium. The premiums (Ist premium $lO and the 2d premium $6) will 1)6 P and asking a contlnu ance of the same in the future I JOHN BICKEL. Rare Bargains, Extraordinary Bargains are offer ed bere in UNDERWEAR. HOSIERY, GLOVES, H A N DKERCHIEFB. MUFFLERS, Everything in furDiabings for ladies, children nnd men. Compare our prices with what jou have been paying » nd if J 0 " can't save money by dealing with at*. John M. Arthurs. 333 SOUTH MAIN STREET. 333 UKESHIIRE MURSEIICS. ERIE, PA. All stock guaranteed to be in good con dition when delivered. We replaco all tree* that fail to grow. REFERENCES IN BUTLER: . J. F. Lowry, W. T. Mecbling, Jame Shanor, Jr., j. E. Foruvthe, Geo. Shaffner fe\ Walker, Esq., Ferd Reiber, E»q. and D L. Cleeland. G. F. KING, AGT. EITKNMILLER HOUSI, BUTLII, PI. «|> OTjCpDC '* oth,?f *. w *o with toe**nr->. All j £il I IvEbllw this papc ,01 obtain Mtimtt % on adverting whin in Chicago, will find it wWcit LORO&THOfIHS.