Towanda daily review. (Towanda, Pa.) 1879-1921, December 17, 1881, Image 1
DAILY T() WANDA REV IE AY. VOLUME 111, NO. no. LOCALS. Personal. Mrs. J. A. MVNVILLK is visiting friends at lier former home in New York state. Dr. S. C. Ross, of Scranton, found time to pay his mother a flying visit, yesterday. He returns to Scranton 10-dav. Mr. JUDSON HOI.COMU H:is been appointed to a position under the Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives, at Washington. Mrs. WniTCOMB received a dispatch yes terday announcingthe alarming illness of her father, and immediately left for his home in Numla, N. V. Our aged townsman, TOMMY BARNES, is seriously afflicted with the rheumatism and has been confined to his house most of the time for several weeks. Prof. SHELDON takes advantage of the holi day vacation to consummate an alliance matri monial with a young lady of the Empire state, The twain will be made one on next Wednesday. Mrs. DAVID RAIIM appears to be nfcovcr ering from what her friends feared might prove a fatal illness. We hope soon to be able to announce her entire restoration to ac customed health. Editor STRONG'S wife of Du.-hore has been visiting her cousin, Mrs. W. F. DITTRICII in this place, and spent a day or two with the Misses DELPUECH. at the " Bear's Den," near Horn Brook. Maj. E. W. HALE attained his 65th birth day on Tuesday last and the event was cele brated by a family gathering at the Major's hospitable mansion, "Woodside." Ilr. IIALE has the hearty congratulation of a host of friends on his good fortune in being so pros perously and happily situated. \\ e wish him manv more years of happiness. The holiday vacation at the Institute will be gin Monday and continue two weeks. The marking of reserved seats for JOSH BlLLlNGS' lecture will commence at KIUBY'S Mondav morning at !> o'clock. I)r. TAYLOR'S subject at the church of t lie Messiah, to-morrow, will be, iu the morning, "How (Jlirht helps us." At T p. 111., " Whith er I go ye cannot come." Rev. Doctor GOODMAN of Elmira N. V., will preach in the colored church here to morrow, morning ahd evening. All are in vited. Come and hear him. Wyalusing always alive to all good works, has recently organized a live foreign mision ary society under the auspices of the Wyalu sing 2d Presbyterian church. The people of Wyalusing will have a pub lic Christmas tree at the Presbyterian church on Christmas eve. Music and other titling exercises will be on the program. The viewers appointed to report on the pe tition for a new voting district in Wysox township, reported to the court that the re quest of the petitioners ought to he granted. The Cornet Band of Wyalusing. will give their popular drama "All that Glitters is not Gold." on Tuesday evening, Dee. 27th. They are said to have a company of well drilled amateurs. Young JACKSON who was recently arrest ed in this place on a warraut charging him With forgery, and taken to Tioga county, has settled the matter and proceedings have been discontinued. Mrs. CIIAKDK, a niece or the la'c Mrs. C. S. FITCII, and daughter of l\ 1). WKUT, who lived in this place for a few months some six yeors ago, died in Wilkesßarre I hursday. Mr. FITCH will attend the funeral Monday. "I suffered horribly with inflammatory rheumatism," said Mr. Chas. \ . Baker, of No. 313 Main street, Kansas City, Mo,; "I TOWANDA, PA., SATURDAY, DECEMBER 17, 1881. was helpless in bed for five weeks. St. Ja- cobs Oil was applied liberally, and one dozen bottles cured me thoroughly." PATCH & TRACY purchased some very fine turkeys yesterday. Two of the largest weigh ed 28 1-2 pounds each. One of these was pur chased by JOHN MCGOVKRX and sent to his son-in-law, PETER MCCONNO.MY, a Lancas ter hanker. The bird will furnish a sumptu ous Christmas dinner. "Tim K. OF H. KNIGIITIIOOD."—The lecture at Orwell on the above theme, by Rev. C. 11. WHIG I IT, of Towanda, on Wed nesday evening last, was a masterly effort, and was thoroughly appreciated by all who heard it. Owing to the very unfavorable weather the audience was small, but the Rev. gentle man kindly pledges us another opportunity of listening to him sometime in January, c. CRUSHED TO DEATH HY THE OAKS.— An old man named MICHAEL CKOAK, who had i been living with Mrs. CUMMINGS near the ! railroad bridge in North Towanda, was run over bv the local freight moving north at the East Towanda station about eight o'clock last evening and killed. He was on the track but so much intoxicated that he was unable to get,oft*and the engineer, could notjstop the train in time to save him. Both legs were entirely severed below the knees and the poor man died before I)r. JOHNSON, who was summon ed reached him. The boby was taken into the depot and an inquest will bo held this morning. Guiteau's divorced wife yesterday tes tified to the prisoner's sanity. The President yesterday appointed Hon Benjamin Harris Brewster of Philadel phia, Attorney General. j Attorney-General and Mrs. MacVeagh have been visiting Mrs. Garfield at Cleve land. BUSINESS LOCAL. LOST ON MONDAY.—Lost between Dr. I'nut's office and"Bridge street, a blank Kid Glove, 3 but toned, No. 6 12. Finder will confer a favor by leaving at this office. FOR SALE OR RENT.—The Dwelling lionse j fronting on Locust Avenue in Towanda boro, late j residence of J. M \YAKI>, together with the Tenant I House, Barn, lee House, etc., and the grounds i within the eneloseure—covering several acres—in- I eluding a tine garden, choice Fruit Trees. Two Large Cisterns ana a Well affording an abundance i of Water. Also, A lot fronting on York A venue, large enough for several tine building lots. Also, A lot fronting on Main street, adioining the IVnna. & N. Y. railroad, containing several acres. The above property will lie sold together, or as divided. For particulars apply to, 11. A. MERCUR, Esq. LOST, Thursday afternoon, on Main street, a Beak skin Glove, for right hand. The tinder will be suitably rewarded on leaving at this office. A good girl, for general housework, wanted. E. E. QLTINLAN. A good girl, competant to do general housework, can hear of an excellent situation by calling at this office. 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, S9O. Address or see G. A. GUItNSEY, Canton, Pa. Ui'iKti.srEKiNa—ln this line of business 1 make a specialty and defy competition, as I make my own work and can sell at prices thai others have to pay wholesale. Call early and leave your order, as I have a number of ordors at present, hut will try and accomodate all. My goods are the newest and best ftlie money or tha have ever been put into this city. J. OTTAUSON, Up one flight of stairs. Bridge st., Towanda. New Courtland Cutter For Sale. Enquire of I). M. WILLCOCK. FOR RENT. Two dwelling houses in the First Ward for rent. O. D. KINNEY. Rooms suitable for small family, t® :et, in ceatre of town. Enquire at this office. MARRIED. VAUGHN—BUCK —At the M. E. Parsonage Wy alusing, by Rev. ,T. 11. Weston, Mr. Elias Vaughn and Mrs. Lydia Buck, both af Wyalusing. H OLID A ED. MOUIEL THE WAT Has greatly increased his goods for Holiday Presents. He lias a full assortmen of* Ladies Watches,*Swis9 and American, CIOLD Gold Spectacles. Sterling Silver Ware. Rogers Celebrated Sil Clocks of all dis The finest Gold Low Prices. Everything gn Everything Engraving done by P.f TTOX 9 S Corner The "Senate" Saloon is not only supplied with the best oysters in the market, but on the lunch counter may always be found everything the ap petite craves. Under Cliamberlin's jewelry store. 11. A.SCOTT, of the "Sugar Creek Mill," has left an order book with O. I). Wickham at the Post Office. All orders for Flour, Feed, Meal, Grain etc., left there will receive prompt attention. Daniel McUride otters his house on Washington street, 3 doors from the Henry House, for rent. A small family desired. A good girl wanted in a small family. Inquire of Smith Brothers. The Baltimore MINCE MEAT which has a world wide reputation, is for sale at KUNDELI.'S Market.— Those who once use this brand arc never satisfied with any other. Select Itancing Clan.*. I By special request Mr. F. LAMEKEAUX, of Bing hamton, will give instructions in the above art every j Friday afternoon and evening, at Mercur Hall. I Hours of tuition—Ladies, masters and misses at 4 p. m. (parents and guardians admitted free), gents at 7:30 to !• p. in., assemblies from 9to I*2 nt, All the modern dances will be taught. Bound dances a specialty. WANTED, —2 rooms suitable for house keeping. A short distance out o town preferred. Inquire at this office. Blank Deeds, Blank Leases, Blank Notes, For Sale at the REVIEW Office. FOIt SALE CHEAP.—Good Farm, eoutaning, One Hundred Acres, situate near Potterville; good portion of it under cultivation. Inquire of ARTH UR UURCHILL, at the Marble Works. House for rent in best neighborhood—adjoining my residence. W. B. DODOE. ue c, 12,1851. Frazer Axle Grease.—One trial will convince you that it is the best. Ask your dealer for the Frazer Axle Grease, and take no other. Every box has our trade mark on. FRESH OYSTERS received daily at the THIRD WARD GROCERY STORE. Retailed at 30 cents per quart. Churches and parties supplied on reas onable terms. D. F. CLARK. Josh Billings! MERCUR HALL, Wednesday Evening 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 forßescived Seats. PRICE ONE CENT. Y GOODS. ESSEAUX, CHMAKER stock, and is daily receiving new and Gentlemen's GOLD; and SII.VEK SILVER Jewelery in the latest style. vcr Plated Flat c£- Hollow Ware, criptions. line of Foley's Celebrated BANK Pens, and Pencils. The BEST in use. aranteed. new. Call and be convinced. himself on short notice BLOCK, Main and Bridge Street. TOWANDA, PA. Ilcuve Come to Stccij! (X) STEDGE, THE VETERAN BARBER, hgciiti Lo the footid and to do better TVOOTC IJicui ev er. CO M E A N1) S E E II I M ! Shop one door north of Scott's Bakery, opposite Post Office. DI # St edge, PROP. TEA CHEFS' INSTITUTE! LECTURE BY Prof. il'wi. /. Marshall, "WONDERLAND", or The New Na tioual Park. Brilliantly Illustrated with Dissolving Views, by an Oxy-llydrogen Stereoptican! "Worth a score of oidinary lectures."— Rev. 11 % A . Pierce D. I) . in 7ions Ilerald. "Unsurpassed by any lecture ever given in Bt. Louis."— St. LOU\B Globe. -Four thousand people were in the ball before eight o'clock. Several times the lecturer had to request the audience to restrain its applause that he might go on with the lecture."— X. Y. Herald. AUDITOR'S NOTICE.—In the mat ter of the final account of Tamer A. Chaffee, Guardian of Phtcbe G. Chaffee. In the Or pliant* Court of Bradford County. The undersigned, an auditor appointed by the said Court to dispose of exceptions filed to the fi nal account of said Guardian, will meet the parties at his oflice in Towanda Borough on Thursday, January 12, 1882, at 10 o'clock A. M., when and where all persons interested in said account and exceptions will be heard. J. ANDREW WIT.T, Dec. 14, 1881. Auditor.