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VOLUME I, NO. 107.
ALVORD & SON,
DAILY REVIEW OFFICE, Main street, Towanda
CLOCK & WATCH-MAKER AND
REPAIRER. All at the lowest prices.
DR. T. B. JOHNSON,
PHYSICIAN AND SURD EON,
Office over 11. C Porter's Drug Store, Residence
corner Maple and Second Streets,
JOHN VV. CODDING,
A TTORNE Y-AT-LA W y
Office over Mason's old Bank.
TTIRB cf LIVE INSURANCE.
Wlll. S. Vincent,
Main-st, Towanda, Pa.
Largest, Safest, Oldest and best companies repre
HENR Y STR EE TELI,
ATTORNEY & COUNSELOR AT LAW
• CO UNT Y S UPERIN TEN I) EN 7.
Office Patton's Block.
A T TOR NE Y-A T- L .l W.
Office, corner Main and Pine Streets, Towanda, l'a.
T */iLIAMS & ANGLE,
VV AT TORN E YS-A T- L A If,
Office formerly occupied by W. Watklns.
A & SON,
L- A 7 TORNE YS-A T- LA ir.
South side Mercur Blook, Towanda, Pa.
N. C. KLKBUEK. I L. ELHBREE.
Hiiiu < ?ut smd Slnive
Oo to the
WARD HOUSE SHAVING PARLOR
C° AI "
PITTSTON, WILKES - BAR RE, AND
LOYAL SOCK COAL.
invites the patronage of his old friends and the pub
lic generally- I shall keep a full assortment
of all sizes,
ANI) SHALL *ELL AT
LOWEST PRICES FOR CASH.
Yard and office, foot of Pine street, just south ot
Aug. 30 N. T1DI).
PROPOSALS FOR POOR HOUSE
Towanda, Nov. <5*1879. \
The Poor House system of maintaining the poor
of Bradford eonnty having been adopted by a ma
jority of the votes of the electors of the county, the
undersigned will reecho proposals at thei.i office in
Towanda, for the next thirty days, for the sale of
VtarniH suited to the purposes of a Boor House Farm.
In stating proposals give the quantity and quality
to land, tin- improvements, how watered, where lo
cated, and the price asked.
The information so communicated will be regard
ed by uo as confidential until we have determined
upon a purchase.
-I. VV. HURST,
M. F. RANSOM,
C ounty Commissioners.
TOWANDA, PA., SATURDAY AFTERNOON, DECEMBER 13, 1879.
The News Condensed.
General Grant received an enthusiastic
, reception in Cincinnati.
Francis E. Hayden has been acquitted
of the alleged poisoning of his sister.
Great anxiety prevails in Russia in ex
pectation of new repressive measures by
The Chamber of Deputies at Paris has
appropriated $1,000,000 to relieve thesuti
i ering poor of France.
Governor Hoyt has again refused to
deliver Mr. Kedhelier, whom Mrs. Walling
ibrd claims married her, to the New York
The Surgeon General of the United
State Marine Hospital has issued a circu
lar for the guidance of persons desiring
to enter the medical corps of that service.
The Republican papers of Kansas prove,
on a count, to be about equally divided
between Grant and Blaine as presidential
Ex-Secretary of War McCrary expects
to leave Washington early next week to
assume the duties of I uited States Judge
of the Eighth Judicial Circuit.
The officers of the new French Cable
Company deny that there is any defect in
i the cable, and declare that the line w ill
be obened for trullic shortly.
Three thousand four hundred and lifty
one acres ol' white pine and white oak
timber land in Centre county lias been
sold foi <562,000 to Mr. John T. Fowler
of Fowler post-ottice that county.
Among the converts made to temper
ance by a "blue ribon" movement in At
lanta, Ga., is Major S. \V. Small ("Old
Si"j> one of the funny writers of the At
About two hundred colored refugees
bound for Indiana passed through Wash
ington on Wednesday night. They expect
! to sett le near Greeneastle, in that State.
Several thousand additional "hands"
could be employd there.
Haulan, the oarsman, was in New
York Thursday and signed a paper agree
ing to extend until December 22 the terms
of the compact enter into November 1)5.
llanlan says this is the last chance lie
will give Courtney to row lor the $6,000
When the Treasury Department was
cutting down expenses in 1876 the salar
| ics of all the subordinate oliieers and ein
| ployees in the New \ ork C'usloin-house
were reduced ten per cent. An etfort is
now being made to have these salaries
restored to the old figure.
The present purpose of the Democracy
in Washington is to have a short session
and adjourn by May 1. There is not
likely to be a revision of the tariff or other
general legislation. The majority are on
1 their good behavior and have become rid- i
The Postmaster General yesterday is
sued an order to the postmasters in New
York forbidding the payment of any pos- |
tal money order drawn to the order of j
Simpson &, Co. at No. 4l> Exchange Place, !
New York, and to return all registered !
letters addressed to this tirin to the post
masters at the oliices where they were 1
originally mailed. The order is based
upon investigations of a special agent of
the Post Oltiee Department, who reports
that Simpson & Co. arc engaged in con
ducting a scheme or device for obtaining
money through the mails by means of
false and fraudulent pretenses.
• ' I
W el come
in prices of the
' YARD PRICES.
LARGE STOVE, $3 OO |
SMALL STOVE, . 3 25 j
CHESTNUT, 7 2 s
EGG, 3 OO |
GRATE, 3 OO J
SMALL CHESTNUT, 2 IC I
The usual price tor cartage to be
added to above,
ALL UAL THOROUGH-
(iCr* Full W eights
teed : as
11* . n.ii. r.t> it v.
Towanda, Dec. 2, 187 c).
PRICE ONE CENT
Continually attend the
in the store formerly occupied by J.
KENT, Moore's Block.
I'lH' stock comprises large lines of
lIRKSS GOO I)S, CALICOES, DOMESTICS,
TABLE LINENS, TOWELSund TOWELNG,
FLANNELS, MARSEILLES and CROTOIIET
QUILTS, BLANKETL, HOSIERY OF ALL
KINDS, KNIT UNDERWEAR, GLOVES
in great variety, LADIES SKIRTS,
and CORSETS, UMBRELLAS and
I'ARASOLS, RIBBONS, and
RUCHES, COLLARS, and
CUFFS, LACES, and
and NOTIONS, FINE TABLE and POCKET CUT*
LERA . In fact everything found in a first
No old styles an in most Bankrupt stocks, the
: goods having befcn purchased within the year.
Sales at 1 and 7 p. in., until stock is closed.
Ladies Especially invited. No reserve.
1831. THE CULTIVATOR 1880.
C /Oiinti'y Gentleman.
The Best of the
AG KI CULT URAL WEE KLI Ev>.
It is UNSURPASSED, if not UNEQUALKD, for the
Amount and Variety of the PRACTICAL INFORMA
TION it contains, and for the Ability and Extent of
its CORRESPONDENCE—in the Throe Chief Directions
Farm Crops and Processes,
Horticulture and Fruit-Fro wing,
Live Stock and Dairying—
while it also includes all minor depatments of rural
interest, such as the Poultry Yard, Entomology,
Bee-Keeping, Greenhouse and Grapery, Veterinary
Replies, Farm Questions and Auswers, Fireside
Reading, Domestic Economy, and a summary o
the News of the Week. Its MARKET REPORTS are
unusually complete, and more information can he
gathered from its columns than from any other
source with regard to the Prospects of the Crops, as
throwing light upon one of the most important of all
questions— When to Buy and When to Sell. It is
liberally illustrated, and constitutes to a greater
degree than any of its contemporaries A LIVE
Of never-failing interest both to Producers and Con
sumers of every class.
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