Towanda daily review. (Towanda, Pa.) 1879-1921, December 31, 1881, Image 1
DAILY TO WANDA REVIEW. VOLUME 111, NO. 121. LOCALS. Personal. R M. BOSTWICK was in town yesterday. J. W. TAYLOR has been in town the past week. Row G. C. JONES made seme of his former parishioners here a brief visit this week. Mr. and Mrs. R. A. MEUEUR will be pleas to see all their friends at the Social at their house, Monday evening. .T. W. JOHNSON, a former resident of this place, but who now resides in Moravia, X. Y. was in town yesterday. Miss KATE PERCY DOUGLASS, and Miss JENNIE DICKERSON. superior artistes, from New York city, are the guests of Mrs. 11. W. PATRICK. G. IT. TREAEWKLL, general travelling agent for that staunch old republican paper, the Binghamton Republican . was in town yes terday morning. Mr. CHARLES TAYLOR, of C'anisteo, N. Y., accompanied by his little son, is visiting his sister Mrs. LYMAN BLACKMAN. and brother, G. N. TAYLOR. Capt. and Mrs. MANVII.LEhave the sympa thy of all their friends and neighbors on ac count of the alarming illness of their only child, an unusually bright little boy of four teen months, who is prostrated with malarial fever. This is the last day of the year 1881. A happy and prosperous new year to all of our readers. This will be Directors' Day at the Teachers In st it I nto. Monday being a legal holiday, no REVIEW will he issued. The double track between tbis place and Wysauking will be completed to-day. The pews of Christ Church will be rented for the coming year, on Monday. LED ESTRAY—Don't fail to see the best of all dramas, Monday eve., Jan. 2nd. The Institute closes to-day. Some of the teachers have already gone. The week of prayer, which begins to-mor row. will be observed by the Baptist, Metho dist and Presbvterian churches. Rev. Doctor. GOOKMAN. of Elmira, will conduct a " watch meeting" at the colored church here, to-night. If all the good resolutions made to-morrow are lived up to, the millenium will dawn be fore the advent of 1883. The post office will be closed on Monday except from 8:30 to 0, from 11:30 to 12:30 and from 5:30 to 0:30 Secure your scats for the entertainments to be given in Mercur Hall Monday and Tu esday evening. Sale of tickets begins this morning. There is notiutb in the report that the young woman who died on Bridge street yes terday morning had the small pox. Death resulted from other causes. SENECA ARNOLD now drives three horses abreast on the stage between this place and Leßaysville, and passengers are put through on time notwithstanding the heavy roads. To-morrow morning the Communion will be administered at the Church of the Messiah by Doctor TAYLOR. At 7 o'clock, p. m., he will preach on -'The Natural and the Spiritual New Year." All welcome. A SMART OLD LADY.— Mrs. PHEBE WEBB of this place is 70 years old, but during the past four months l as done the following work: cut and sewed 4 1-2 pounds of carpet rags, made 3 1-2 yards of thread lace, 1 1-3 yards of woolen tr'mming, 5 bed quilts, 14 pairs hose. 2 pairs of socks. TOWANDA, PA., SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 1881. A very fine pair of Reaver Driving Gloves at wholesale price to-day, only. Apply at C. P. WELLES' Bradford County Teachers Institute. FRIDAY—AFTERNOON Questions and answers were first taken np. the proving verv interesting. Messrs Bnrgan, Rovingdon. MeGuire. .T. R. Tlarding and Miss Jennings taking part. Miss Spald ing. Mr. Ryan. and Mr. Albert were called upon to give explanations. A motion was made to reconsider the ac tion ol yesterday relating to the time of hold ing the next Insitute. Carried. By resolu tion it was agreed to leave the matter to the Countv Superintendent, having confidence in his judgment. By request an expression was given of the wMies of the teachers, and they fixed upon the last week before Christmas.— After remarks by Mr. Bnrgan. Mr. Albert and Mr. Burritt, an expression was taken and the manner of conducting the Institute ap proved. The subject, transitive verb, was next ta ken ipi. Mr. Albert giving a lesson. Messrs. Garrison. Rvan. Rurri't. Marshall. Osborne, Pitcher. Dunn. Mark Bowman and Mb* Mor rison taking part in the discussion which de veloped. Recess. Mr. Pitcher was called for and in a humor ous manner detailed sonic experiences and gave valuable suggestions to teachers. Mr. Bnrgan was asked to address the Insti tute and did so with good results. Tils allu sion to his poor health caused an expression of sorrow to pass quickly over the assembly. ITis remarks were interesting and were re ceived with subdued applause. Business relating to permanent certificates next received attention. W. V. Duggau gave his method in teaching spelling. J. A. Wilt.'Esq.. was invited to speak a few moments. Tlis remarks were interesting.— Alr. MeCollom called attention to a valuable chart for language lessons, for sale bv E. T. Bnrgan. Question* and answers. Messrs. Wilt. VanAuken Rovingdon. TTcv erlv, ITortnn, Marshall. Munn. Pitcher, Bnr gan. Miss French and Superintendent Rvan were called upon for answers and helped to make the exercise interesting. Voter! to hold no evening session. Adt journed. CARD.—Nathaniel Young, who solicited aid for Csrter Lee. desires to announce that tlie amount collected was S2S 7">. Mr. Lee, be fore his death, desired publicly to thank the generous doners, and the aftlietod parents add their acknowledgements, as does Air. Young. MONUOETOX —Our faithful hackman, Ed gar W. Smith.always ready to accommodate and enjoys custom, thanks his patrons and friends for all former attention, and solicits an increased amount in all the departments of his carrying trade. Please leave all or ders at his residence, over Summers & Walk er's store, and they will receive prompt at tention. N. D. P. Miss RICHMOND, supported bv a first class company, will appear in Mercur Hall Mon day and Tuesday evenings in the play '• Led Astray." The plav, the actors and actresses are very highly spoken of wherever they have appeared, and are first class in every respect. The sale of reserved seats will begin on Sat urday. at KIUBY'S. WEEK OF PRAYER. —The World's Evangel ical Alliance has appointed the first week in January as the week of prayer, the following is the program which is sent forth to all the churches of the world: SUNDAY, January 1. —Subject for discourse "Renewbil Consecration." MONDAY, January 2. —Thanksgiving for the blessings, temporal and spiritual, for the past year, and prayer for their continuance. TUESDAY, January 3. —Humiliation and onfession on account of individual, social and national sins. WEDNESDAY, January 4— Prayer for the blessings of God on His Church and Ilia Word. THURSDAY , January s.—Prayer for the young and all agencies for Christian training. FRIDAY, January 6.—Prayer for the uni versal prevalence of peace and righteous ness. SATURDAY, January 7.— Prayer for Chris- AII missions, the outpouring of the Holy Spir et and the conversion of the world. HOLIDA ED. MOUII.L THE WAT Has greatly increased his goods for Holiday Presents. He has a fall assortmen of Ladies Watches, Swiss and American, GOLD Gold Spectacles. Sterling Silver Ware. Roger s Celebrated Sil Clocks of all dis The finest ' Gold How Prices. Everything gu Everything Engraving done by F.iTTOrS Corner The Press has been interven ing leading republicans in regard to the manner in which the address recently put fourth by the independent republicans is received. Senator Cooper thinks it will unite the party. Representative Niles, of Tioga, is sats fled with it. Senator Davics remarked that the fact that lie was a member of the Indepen dents, who issued the address, rendered it distasteful for him to say anything through the press upon the subject. He added, however, that lie "didn't see how any Republican could consistently object to it." Just "Over the Rhine," at 39G Vine street Cincinnati, Ohio, lives Mr. Licht, who suffer ed so with Rheumatism that he could .not sleep. Half a bottle of St. Jacobs Oil clear ed the rheumatism out quickly. ENTEKTAIXMENTS.— We know that this season thus far, has been fruitful with en tertainments. and this may prevent some from seeing Miss RICHMOND on Monday eve., yet from the indications, there will be a large audience. Found, on the side walk, a bunch of keys. Owner can get them by calling at otfice of Williams, Angle & BuTHngton, and paying for this notice. J\ good girl wanted, to do general house work.— Good wages. E. W. IIALK. Flint Chimnies, Dethridge's .best, just re ceived at C. I'. WELLES' Crockery store. All the now Banks and Toys at C. P. Welles' 99c store. New Majolica at C. P, Welles' Crockery 'and 99c store. Foil SALE —A small engine and boiler. In quire of P. M. COOLBAUGH, at Means' foun dry. The lady who left her seal-skin muff at C. S. Fitch's* confectionery store on Saturday, can find it there. Kerosene Burners for Oil Lanterns at C P. WELLES' Crockery 99c store. MARRIED. BULL—BLACKMAN—At the homo of the bride, Dec-29th, 1881, by Rev. J. Lloyd Jones, Mr. Walter Bull and Miss Vic J. Blackman, all of Monrocton, Pa. ESTRAY.—Came into the enclosenre of the sub seriber on or about the 20th of December, a light red cow, about ten years old. Owner is requested to pay charges and take her away. Highland, Dec. 28, 1181. S. B. McCoity. PRICE ONE CENT. Y GOODS. ESSEAUX, CHMAKEB stock, and is daily receiving new and Gentlemen's GOLD and| SILVER Sr SILVER Jewelery in tbe latest style. vcr Plated Flat ds Hollow Ware, evictions. line of Foley's Celebrated PAAK Pejis, and Pencils. The BEST in use. aranteed. new. Call and be convinced himself OB short notice ! ItLOCK, Main and Bridge Street. TOWANDA, PA. BUSINESS LOCALS. Gold Spectacles and Eye Glasses at Hendelman's Clocks of all descriptions at Hendelman's. Brick for sale. Enquire of J. T. Hale, at torney at law. SAKE FOR SALE— Fire-proof, Combination Lock. Inquire of W. J. YOUNG. M. Hendelman lias the finest Btock of Brace lets in town. Go to Ottarson's for yeur Eoot Rests, Ottomans, Sofa l'illows,Easy Chairs, etc. WANTED—By an English laundress, family washings. Plenty of water and good drying ground. M. G. BENNETT. Second house above the Circus Ground, Bridge street, Towanda, Pa. TIIE VERY LATEST —Stvles in men's, chil dren's and boys' suits, overcoats and fur nishing goods can be found at Jacob's Cloth ing House as he has just opened an immense , stock of Fall and Winter goods. FOR SALE—An established and flourishing mer cantile business in Towanda Boro. A rare chance for investment- For particulars apply at this of lice. The best watches made for sale at ED. MOUILLESSEAUX'S. Wanted, 3 copies each of the REVIEW dated espectivelv Aug. 14 and 20, and Sept. 3 and 13, 1881. Buy Knapp's Superior Flavoring Extracts for family use, warranted pure. Lamp Wicks, Fletchers best, by the yard at C. I'. Wells' Crockery store. The nest a and 10 cent Cigars ever Smoked at the Park Street Cigar Store, South side Mercur block. Have you ever tried that superb tobacco for sale at the Park Street Store, Mercur block? It can't he beat. George Carter having opened a Barber Shop one door South of the Methodist Church, solicits sharea of the public patronage. George is a Good Barbel. Give him a call. You will find the finest selection of Sterling Sil ver ware at Hendelman's. The Celebrated Milwaukee Lager on draught a the Park Restaurant. Don't fail to go to .JOHN SULLIVAN'S on Bridge street, for the best five cent cigar. Cape Cod Cranberries, the largest and best grown, for sale at E. F DITTKICII & Co.'S. FOR RENT. Two dwelling houses in the First Ward for rent. O, x>. KINNEY. Rooms suitable for small family, to let, in centre of town. Enquire at this office. You will save money by buying your Jewelry of Ilendelman. "KT EW BLACKSMITH SHOP! , „ lla ving rented DODGE'S SHOP, on lark street, I invite the patronage of my friends and the public. lam prepared to do everything in the line of BTJACKSM I THING-. Ileavv work Horse Shoeing. Wagon Ironing and Mill Picks' specialties. 1 rices reasonable. Dec 19 ' CIIAS. MORGAN.