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TO WAN DA REVIEW.
VOLUME 111, NO. 99.
Happy JOHN BEMAN IS in town this morn-
Col J. F. MEANS returned from New York
Miss FEE, of Wyalusing, was visiting at
Judge Momiow's last week.
Lt. C. B. SATERLEE is enjoying a short
furlough, visiting his parents at Monroeton.
Mrs. D. 11. WOODHURX, of Rome, while in
town on Saturday, was the guest of Mrs.
GEO. KIRBY, Chestnut street.
Prof. PITCHER of the Ulster School was in
town Saturday. He is one of the oldest us
well as best teachers in the county.
GEORGE W. MORSE, Esq., of Rochester,
N. Y., spent Sunday with his wife in this
place, at the residence of her parents, on York
The following prominent Trojans are reg
istered at the Ward House this morning: J.
11. GRANT, County Treasurer, Hon. DELOS
ROCKWELL, E. B. PARSONS, E. POMKROY,
Editor MORGAN and F. F. DRAKE.
Dr. SCOTT, of Sayre, who was taken sick
at bis father's house in this place on Wednes
day evening, has recovered and is able to be
around. There was no truth in the reports
that he had been exposed to the small pox.
WILLIAM A. MASON, Esq., Treasurer elect
of this county, is about to resign as Postmas
ter at Laperte. The name of SAMUEL F.
COLT, Jr., is mentioned as his successor, and
petitions are in circulation asking that lie be
We know of 110 man more competent for
the position than Mr. COLT, and trust that he
may be appointed, as we are confident that
he will give entire satisfaction to the patrons
of the Laporte Post office.— Dushore lie
We heartily endorse the above.
Buy the Waverly crackers.
Wanted, 3 copies each of the REVIEW dated
respectively Aug. U and 20, and Sept. 3 and
MAY ROBERTS' Sterling Comedy Co. will
produce the popular play, llazle Iviike. in
Mercur Hall Wednesday evening.
If you have not yet secured tickets for the
lecture by that prince of humorists, Josh
Billings, do so at once. The 21st will soon be
here. m .
Read MOUILLESSEAUX'S new advertise
ment. Be has an elegant stock of jewelry,
watches, clocks, plated goods, etc., which he
is selling very low.
"Peace hath her victories," etc., and Gen
eral A. T. Sharpe, of Ottawa, Kansas, so
says the Republican , of that city, has found
more substantial benefit for severe muscular
rheumatism, by using St. Jacobs Oil, than
from any other substance he oyer tried.
Mr. KIRBY has succeeded in making an
engagement with Miss GERTRUDE KELLOGG
to appear in Mercur Hall on Thursday even
ing, Dec. 15. The lady's reputation is too
well established here to require an extended
notice of her performance. She is one of the
very best readers and recitationists before the
public and should have a full house.
Banker Ross, of Mansfield, arrested a young
mau named A. W. JACKSON in this place on
Saturday 011 a warrant issued in I ioga coun
ty charging him with the forgery of a note
on Mr. Ross' bank. Constables WELLS ac
companied Mr. 11. with his prisoner as far
as Troy, where he was relieved by an officer
Officers BURNS and DIMMOCK arrested
SAM VANDERPOOL, 2d., and his brothers,
ALONZO and WALTER, 011 Saturday. The
prisoners are charged with stealing from Dr.
CORR, the "sticking s. lve mau, property to
the value of sls. After a hearing before
TOWANDA, PA., MONDAY, DECEMBER 5, 1881.
Justice CODDING they were committed to
await the action of tlie Grand Jury, in de
fault of S2OO bail. The trio have but recent
ly been discharged from -the penitentiary.
At the regular meeting of Franklin Steam
Engine Company, No. 1, held Friday* even
ing Dec. 2, the following officers were elect
ed fortnc ensuing year.
President — I. B. HUMPHREY.
Vice .President —E. WALKER, SR.
Foreman —JAS. A. BULL.
lsf Ass't— GEO. FAIRCIIILD.
2 d " —E. E. FRUTCHEY.
Engineer— J . C. LANG.
Ass'ts— E. WALKER, JR., JAS. SIIELP, 11.
WAITERS, W. 11. NUTT.
Secretary —ll. C. POWELL.
Financial Sec'i/ —I. V. GEIGKR.
Pipemen —JAS. TATE. RKUIL SIIEUFLER.
J. C. TURNER, J. S. HAMAKKR.
Trustees— W. W. PITCHER, E. FROST.
Fire Hoard — J. C. LANG.
Fire Police— W. W. PITHER, 11. 11. BOW
The News Condensed.
Scoville is the most popular man in the
Guiteau trial. >
President Arthur and other prominent
gentlemen have been subpoenaed as wit
nesses in the Guiteau trial.
The celebrated Pilsbury mill and four
other large flouring mills were burned in
Minneapolis yesterday morning. Six
men were killed.
It is stated that a large number of west
ern and southern Congressmen are de
termined to have the Star Route service
continued, or at least to prevent a reduc
tion of tiie service.
It is said that the amount of back taxes
due the government by the New York
banks lias been ascertained to amount to
$700,000, and the prospects are that they
will reach $1,500,000.
Secretary Folger has rejected the offer
of Leach and others, of Chicago, to com
promise the judgments against them for
whisky frauds, amounting to several hun
dred thousand dollars for a few thousand.
The Republican caucus in Washington
Saturday evening nominated Iveifer of
Ohio, for Speaker, McPhcrson, of Penn
sylvania, for Clerk, Hooker ofVt.,for
Sergeatit-at-Anjis, Brownlow, ofTetin.,
for Doorkeeper, Capt. Ilarvey Sherwood,
Mich., for Postmaster, and Rev. F. I).
Power, Washington, for Chaplain. The
democratic caucus nominated the officers
of the last House. The Greenbackers se
lected Ford, of Missouri, for Speaker, De-
La Matyr, for Clerk, Lee Crandall, Ser
geant at Arms, 11. M. Williams, Door
keeper, W. 11. C. Moore, postmaster.—
The republicans are confident of electing
Buy the Waverly cracker,
Robt. N. Manner & Co.
ENCYCLOPEDIA FOR SALE.—A complete set
ot Appleton's Cyclopedia. Edition of 1879. Full
sheep binding. In good order. Price, $75. Agents
price for same, $96. Address or see
G. A. GURNSEY, Canton, Pa.
For Sale at the REVIEW Office.
FOR SALE CHEAP.—Good Farm, eoutaning
One Hundred Acres, situate near Potterville; good'
portion of it under cultivation. Inquire of ARTH
UR BURCHILL, at the Marble Works.
Keep your family well supplied with "Sellers
Cough Syrup." Use it in time; you will avert bron
chial and pulmonary affections. 25 cents.
" A lady had the flesh eaten off her arm by scrof
ula. Could see the sinews working. ' Lindley's
Bood Searcher' cured her."— J. Rolston, Elderton,
lias greatly increased his
goods for Holiday Presents.
lie has a full assortmen of Ladies
Watches, Swiss and American, GOLD
Sterling Silver Ware.
Roger s Celebrated Sil
Clocks of all dis
Low Prices. Everything gu
Engraving done by "S
George Carter having opened a Barber Shop one
door South of the Methodist Church, solicits a share
of the public patronage. George is a Good Barbel-
Give him a call.
The "Senate" Saloon is not only supplied with
the best oysters in the market, hut on the lunch
counter may always he found everything the ap
petite craves. Under Chamberlin's jewelry store.
Select Dancing Clan*.
By special request Mr. F. LAMEUEAUX, of Bing
hamton, will give instructions in the above art every
Friday afternoon and evening, at Mercur llall.
Hours of tuition—Ladies, masters and misses at 4
p. 111. (parents and guardians admitted free), gents
at 7:80 to 9p. m., assemblies from 9t012 m, All
the modern dances will he taught. Round dances
Under this head ice will insert f REE, notices oj
situations or help icanted.
A good girl wanted for general house work. In
quire of G. S. ESTELLK, at the Prothouotary's
Good servant girl wanted by Mrs. Jas. Lewis,
North William st.
WANTED—By Germania Band, situations for a
dry goods clerk, four years experience, a house and
sign painter, and light work for a young man. All
of them gentlemen of good character and will fur
nish recommendations. Communications addressed
to Germania Band, will receive prompt attention.
WANTED, —a p'ace to board and go to school
where I can do chores to pay. L. E. BOVINGDON.J?
DECEMBER 21st, 1881.
Tiekets now on sale at Kirby's Drug
Store, Whitcomb's book store and at
Fitch's confectionery store.
ADMISSION - - - - . 50 cents.
No extra charge for Reserved Seats.
A. change of weather means a change of CLOTHES!
Anybody in need of Overcoats, Business andj)ress
Suits, Boots, Ladies and Children's Shoes, will find
the CHEAPEST PLACE at the BOSTON CLOTH
ING HOUSE, .just oponed in Means' Block, Main
street, Towanda, l'a.
M. L. SCHNEEBERG.
Oct. 11. 1881.
PRICE ONE CENT.
stock, and is daily receiving new
and Gentlemen's GOLD and SILVER
& SILVER Jewelery in tbe latest style.
ver Plated Flat & Hollow Ware,
cr if Hons.
line of Foley's Celebrated
BANK Pens, and Pencils.
The BEST in use.
new. Call and be convinced.
himself on short notice !
Main and Bridge Street.
DECEMBER 15, 1881.
Sale of Tickets begins at Kirby's Drug
Store, Monday, Dec. 12, at 8 o'clock in
Until further notice the Coal
Dealers in Towanda will sell
Pittston Coal in yard at $4.00
LOYAL SOCK COAL AT YARD.
Loyal Sock in yard at s3*s°
g. Li. nroon $ c 0 .9
are up to the times in making new styles
of Pictures. The latest is a small Card
Photograph, called MINETTS which are
very pretty .and take well, Price only $1
Their Tintypes are also made 4 at a
time, made very quickly and sell 4 for 50
cents, card size.
Remember the place, Patton's
Block, corner Bridge and Main Streets.