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CITIZEN, FRIDAY, NOV. 34, 1011.
FOR. SALE BLACK MARE, AGE
about ten years: weighs about
1000; nice driver. Address Luke P.
Richardson, Bottler, Hawley. 94t2
FOR RENT SIX ROOMS AND
bath, on first floor, 1019 Court
itreet. Inquire Bontley Brothers, tf
FARM FOR SALE NEAR HALF
Way House. First person who
makes fair offer takes premises.
Must bo sold quick; contains 8G
acres 130 perches. Partly timbered.
Inquire of C. A. Garrett, Esq.,
Honesdale, Pa. 3wel
FOR SALE FOX NO. 2 TYPE
writer, cheap. Address The Citi
zen, Honesdale, Pa.
HOUSE AND LOT AT 1407 MAIN
street. Honesdale. for sale. Black
walnut bedroom suit also for sale
Inquire of Bentley Bros., opposite
WANTED MAN TO WORK TEA
route; also a young pair of road
horses for sale or exchange. Grand
Union Tea Co., Honesdale, Pa. It
A SPRINGFIELD RIFLE AND A
box of shells only $4 at Erk Bros.
A rare bargain. Come and Inspect.
WANTED: SEVERAL COPIES OF
the Issuo of The Citizen for Wed
nesday, November 1, 1911. Ad
dress Tho Citizen, Honesdale, Pa.
WHEN IN NEED OF CARRIAGES
and sleighs don't forget E. T.
Smith, 1120 Church street, who has
the largest assortment in Wayne
county to select from. 75tf
TEN FIRST-CLASS SMOOTHERS
wanted at tho Deemer Bros, cut
glass factory at Great Bend, Pa.
Born, to Mr. and Mrs. James
Miller, of East street, a daughter.
There will be services at tho
Dyberry Baptist church on Sunday
afternoon next, tho 2Gth, at 2:30.
Galvln & Theobald are install
ins the steam heating system in
Patrick Havey's home, East Hones,
Tho Helpers will servo vege
table soup at 12c. a quart, at the
home of Mrs. Geo. Ross, Dyberry
Place, on Friday from 10:30 to 12
The glass cutting establishments
are now running on full time. Men
are being taken on every day, there
being in the neighborhood of GO cut
ters on the pay roll.
Parties from Brooklyn are ex
pected to open a cut glass establish
ment In Hawley In the near future.
It is stated that it will be located in
the building lately occupied by the
T. B. Clark Cut Glass Company.
The Citizen Publishing Company
has secured the services of Walter
Dudley, of New York City, to act in
the capacity of solicitor. Mr.Dudley
Is empowered to collect renewals on
old subscriptions, get new subscrib
ers for this paper and solicit job work
Postmaster A. C Stewart who
has been confined to his home for
the past few weeks, is rapidly gain
ing in health, and his physician re
ports he will be able to resume his
duties. Endlcott-Lestershlre Rec
cord. Mr. Stewart was a former
resident of Honesdale.
The Wayne County Savings
Bank has been designated a Postal
Savings Depository Bank, No. 2115.
Tho secretary of the Board of Trus
tees of the Postal Savings Bank sys
tem informs them that they are en
titled to receive fifty-eight per cent,
of the total Postal Savings funds to
bo deposited In the banks In Hones
dale. In addition they are designat
ed to receive funds constituting
the postmaster's emergency credit.
In the equity case of W. W. Kl
zer et al vs. A. M. Cook et al better
known as the South Canaan school
case, a rule for replication was filed
November 21, by H. Wilson and Wm.
H. Lee, solicitors for defendants, al
lowing their motion to dissolve the
injunction and dismiss the bill, filed
October 14, mil, to stand as an an
swer, and entering a rule on the
plaintiffs to file a replication thereto
within ten days after service of rule.
In Columbia county tho voters
elected a dead man to the office of
Register of Wills. The successful
candidate, Clyde Fritz, died two
days before the election. The Gov
ernor will be called upon to fill the
vacancy. In Susquehanna county
the uncertainty of life was shown in
the fact that three candidates for
local offices died between the pri
maries and election, their names,
however, being withdrawn from the
ballot following their deaths.
A harvest homo festival will bo
hold next Sunday evening at 7:30 In
Grace Episcopal church. Tho rec
tor, Rev. A. L. Whittaker, will
preach an appropriate sermon and
special music will be rendered. The
decorations will consist of autumn
fruits. The latter will be given out
in baskets before Thanksgiving
Day. Grace church congregation
will Join in the Union services,
Thursday, November 30, at 10:30
o'clock In the Methodist church.
Among those to attend the an
nual banquet of the Exchange Club
last Wednesday ovenlng in Lyric hall
wore: Fred C. White, R. W. Murphy,
George S. Thompson, Dr. L. P.
Cooke, V. A. Decker, LeRoy Sands,
Harry J. Atkinson, Ralph Martin,
W. F. Suydam, Jr., Homer G, Ames,
RoRoy Rolllson, Ray Wall and C. S.
Houck, all of Hawley; W. S. Gard
ner, Robert H. Patterson, Scranton;
L. R. Knapp, Passaic, N. J. The
banquet, it Is claimed, was the finest
in the history of tno club. Special
singing was rendered and tho speak
ers wero well received.
John Bangert, the retired mcr
chant of Torrnco street, Is critically
sick at his borne.
Tho three children of Mr. and
Mrs. John Bussa, Willow Avenue, are
suffering with lagrlppo.
The many frlonds of Erie Con
ductor Lord aro pleased to see him
on duty again after his recent Ill
The Mllford Basket Ball Five
will play tho Rink team at the Roller
Rink Thanksgiving afternoon and
Thero was a tie vote cast for as
sessor In Oregon township, November
7. No election resulting, tho Coun
ty Commissioners will appoint some
ono to fill tho vacancy.
William Wheeler, of tho J. D.
Williams & Brother Company of
Scranton, drove about twenty miles
through "Picturesque Wayno" calling
on the trade Tuesday. My! how tho
Fred Brooking, of Mount Pleas
ant township, was tho first assessor
to complete his work and return his
book to the county commissioners.
December 15 is tho last day 'for re
turning assessors' books.
Mary E., widow of Rev. J. 'P.
Slmpkins, formerly of "Hawley, died
at Cnmden, N. J. Tho remains ar
rived in Hawloy last evening and in
terment will ho in Glen Dyberry
cemetery, Honesdale, to-day. She Is
survived by two daughters, Mrs.
Royal Foster, Carbondale, and Mrs.
,t.lnn T T I T .1
fitiui tun naiiuu, uiiu sun, ucuuuiui
uotn or riawiey.
Advertising seems to be an art
yet to be discovered by some people.
That is, the practical part of it.
A constant stream of water from one
or more firo engines will soon ex
tinguish or get under control a very
large lire, while a few buckets of
water, dashed on here and there,
have little or no effect. Tho mod
ern fire department Is practical and
has outgrown the bucket system;
nnd so with modern advertising
plenty of It, used in a practical, com
mon sense and judicious manner,
An iron water pipe lying across
the sidewalk was the cause of what
might havo been a very serious ac
cident to ono of our oldest and re
spected citizens, 'Reuben Small, of
Main street, yesterday. Mr. Small
in 'walking past tripped and was
thrown violently to the sidewalk.
Willing hands helped him to the
drug store of Percy Cole and Dr.
Peterson was hastily summoned. He
found the injuries were not serious
and conveyed the patient to his
home in his automobile. Mr. Small
Is feeling quite himself to-day.
Leo Hartford, aged sixteen, of
Equinunk, was the victim of a seri
ous hunting accident, Monday, as
the result of which he will be lame
for life. It appears that he went up
to Pine Mills to go hunting with a
chum of his, by tho name of Ray
Knapp, aged seventeen. In some un
accountable way, Knapp slipped and
fell, and his rifle went off the whole
charge of small shot riddling his
companion's leg. (Dr. Frisbie found
the bones of the limb badly shatter
ed, and called In consultation Dr.
Frank Woolsey, of Hancock. N. Y.
They amputated his foot above the
Official announcement has been
made of the secretaryship of the
State Board of Education by Dr.
J. George Becht, principal of the
atate Normal school, Clarion. Pa.
The work of organization will "begin
at once though probably tho formal
opening of the Board will bo defer
red until the first of January. The
special problems to which the Board
will devote its energies aro as fol
lows: Report and recommend legis
lation to tno Governor and General
Assembly. Create, organize and
manage the "State School Fund of
Pennsylvania." Equalize education
al advantages throughout tho Com
monwealth. Inspect and require re
ports of educational institutions
wholly or partially supported bv the
State. Promote agricultural educa
tion, manual training, 'domestic
science and vocational and practical
education. Provide plans for the
erection of school buildings in dis
tricts of second, third and fourth
class. Prescribe regulations for the
sanitary equipment and Inspectln of
school buildings and promote the
physical and moral welfare of the
A. B. Transuo, D. & 11. station
agent, entertained his father, Rev. J.
A. Transuo, of Auburn Corners, this
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Jackson and
Rev. R. iD. Ilinch, of Tyler Hill, wore
business callers in ' Honesdale this
Mr. and Mrs. Ralnh Foote. of Hoi
llstervllle, were guests of their
daughter, Mrs. Bortree, of Moscow
William G. Blakney Is a member of
tho petit Jury of the U. S. District
Court which meets In Harrisburg
Monday, December 4.
Miss Elizabeth Donnelly, Scranton,
who came to attend the funeral of
Mrs. Christopher Ennlss, Is spending
a few days with relatives.
Miss Emily Brown accompanied
Miss Mary Bodle - to Scranton on
Tuesday where the latter will spend
a few days as the guests of relatives
In that city.
Cashier Lewis A. Howell, of the
Honesdale National Bank, has leased
tho beautiful home of M. J. Kelly on
West street. Mr. Howell will take
Mrs. G. William Sell, who recently
returned from visiting her sister,
Mrs. Mead Sweeley, of Montclair, N.
J., was called to that city Thursday
morning by the Illness of Mrs.
W. H. Berry, Port Jervls, N. Y.,
route agent of Wells Fargo Express
company, and L. B. Matteson, Onefon
ta, N. Y., route agent of the Nation
al Express Company, spent Wednes
day in Honesdale.
Attorney R. M. Stocker spent a few
days at his boyhood home In Salem.
Mr. Stocker Is an agriculturist as
well as a lawyer and each summer
finds him deeply Interested In his
Salem farm, which borders on beau
tiful Lake Hiawatha.
Bernard Rehbeln left Wednesday
Miss Loretta Murray is the guest
of Carbondalo friends.
J. Adam Kraft was a recent busi
ness caller In Hawloy.
M. J. Kelly, Deposit, N. Y is
spending several days in town.
Mrs. W. A. Collins, Gravity, spent
Wednesday with Honesdale frlonds.
Hanford Knapp, Equinunk, trans
acted business in town, Wednesday.
Miss Bessie Brown has roturned
from a visit with friends In Scran
ton. Messrs. Gus and Leo Levy, New
York City, are spending several days
Mrs. Thomas Baker and daugh
ter Edna, are visiting friends in
Mrs. W. B. Roadknlght and son,
Maurice, were recent visitors In
Mr. and Mrs. G. G. Townsend, of
Now York, aro visiting relatives in
Photographer Louis Hensel, Haw
ley, was a business caller in town
Austin Lynch, Scranton, was
among the business callers in Hones
Robert Patterson, Scranton, is a
business caller in Honesdale and vi
cinity this week.
Lieutenant Isaac Millhauser, of the
New York pollco force, Is tho guest
of SIgmund Katz.
Mrs. F. W. Tibbetts, of St. Mar
tins, Philadelphia, is visiting her sis
tor, Mrs. O. M. Spettigue.
Miss Anna Adams, of Corning, N.
Y., is spending several days In the
Manjtf City with her young friends.
By S. S. Robinson.
Discarded, and forsaken, In the gar
ret it stands,
Laid away years ago by affectionate
Disjointed and marred by long years
Is that precious old relic, my Grand
As I gaze at Its form In the dim attic
Its presence brings back fond mem
Of the days when It stood by the old
And Grandfather seated In Its gener
Oh, my Grandfather's chair hid away
In the garret,
That precious old relic of days long
With joy I now hasten again to re
To its time-honored place in the fire
light's bright glow.
Beloved "by all the household was
that ancient old chair
In Its soft cushioned seat I have of
ten sat there
Watching my mother turn the old
Or winding the yarn on tho cumber
Tho hum of the spindle, the click of
Would, lull me to sleep, and mothor
Close to my side and stroke my
Then cover me up in my Grandfath
Each morning we would gather by
that sacred old chair,
While Grandfather led in family
From tho Bible he read a chapter or
Then he knelt by that chair as ho al
ways .would "do.
One night as he sat in that old
chair he died,
I had fallen asleep in the seat by his
And when I am called from this
world and care,
May tney nnd me at rest in my
uranaratner s cnair.
Florence Theatre, John C. Dorfllnger,
Whito Mills. Pa., No. 23, 1911.
Dear Friend Ben:
It Is with pleasure that I note that
you havo the "Dunbar Company"
booked for to-morrow night, for it
affords many of us an opportunity
to witness for the second time their
performance which Is far above tho
ordinary. They played here on Sat
urday last, and everyone was per
fectly delighted with their enter
tainment. You cannot recommend
them too highly. I know their work
will pleaso your patrons.
JOHN C. DORFLINGER.
To Benjamin II. Dittrlch,
When tea Is spilled on tho table
cloth, as soon as possible cover the
stain with common salt. The stain
will soon disappear from it.
At the regular meeting of the di
rectors of the Farmers' and Mo
chnlcs' Bank, held on Tuesday, Nov.
14, 1911, It was unanimously re
solved that in tho death of John
Kuhbach, Honesdale loses one of its
foremost residents, one who was al
ways anxious to assist in the
promotion of any thing he believed
to bo for tho advancement of tho in
terests of Honesdale and vicinity.
He was one of the organizers of our
Bank and became a director at the
time of its pormanent organization
and continued as such until the time
of his death. Wo desire at this
time to show our appreciation for
his services and to express our re
grets nt his death in tho prime of
life. We also desire to tender to his
family, our heartfelt sympathy at
their lrreparablo loss, and that a
copy of these resolutions be placed
upon our minutes.
O. E. BUNNELL,
J. E. KRANTZ, t Com.
M. E. SIMONS,
How Many Men Know How to Keep
It nt Par.
Thousands; yes tons of thousands
of mon, grow old 10 years too soon.
If you aro a man and realize that
your efficiency is on tho wane and
that you are losing money and hap
piness in consequence, get a 50 cent
box of MI-O-NA stomach tablets to
day and tako two after or with each
meal for three days; then take ono
with oach meal regularly until you
feel well and vigorous.
MI-O-NA stomach tablets disinfect,
tone up, restore elasticity to th
stomach and intestinal canal and end
indigestion." They do more: they in
rceaso tho nutrition of the body ani
In case of nervo exhaustion, sleep
lessness, night sweats, bad dreams
or any condition that requires a re
storative they act with astonishing
rapidity. They can bo found at G.
W. Pell's and helpful druggists the
SPECIAL THANKSGIVING EVE. ATTRACTION !
Return of THE FAVORITES
THE HILARIOUS MUSICAL COEV1EDY
Stage-full of folks you all know Mostly Girls -including the
FAMOUS ENGLISH DANCING DOLLS !
PRICES : 35-50-75-$1.00 and $1.50. Boxes $2.00
Curtain, 8:00 p. m., sharp, to enable those attending the Amity Bali to en
joy uom nig events. ibtUKt acAla JhAKLY.
Of all the rare and beautiful things that nature
u, : 4.1 a : i r .1 1 1 mi
.i . niia yivcn, tnc uiuiiiuim is iux in ine icau. xnere
.ggi is nothing to compare with it and there never
will be. There are diamonds and diamonds.
- wiiu.l llJtly UVJ LlilOOLU cia UUL LUC 1UIIG1
are cherished for their beauty, brilliancy and value.
We are showing many real gems the pick of
the market patiently and carefully gathered.
. X . I i , ,
Tho report of the Interstate Com
merce Commission, of the railroads
of the United States, for tho year
ending June 30. 1910. is of great In
terest and Importance to the people
in general, it shows a total single
tracit mileage of 240.438.84. Indi
cating an Increase of 3,604.77 miles
over the previous year. Thero were
58,947 locomotives in service on
June 30, 1910, an increase of 1,
735. Of tho total number of loco
motives, ij.oou wero classified as
passenger and 34,992 as freicht.
Tho total number of cars of all
classes was 2,290,331, or 72,051
more than on June 30, 1909. This
equipment was thus assigned: Pas
senger service. 47.095 cars: freicht
service, 2,130,1:21, and company ser
vice, 108,115. The figures given do
not include so-called private cars of
commercial firms or corporations.
Tho total number of persons em
ployed by tho steam roads of the
United States on Juno 30, 1910, was
1.G99.420, or an average of 706 per
iuu mnes or line. As comnared with
returns for June 30, 1909, there was
an increase or iau,5U7 in tho total
number of railway emnloves. There
wore 64,691 onginemon, G8.321 fire
men, 4s,usa conductors, . 136,938
other trainmen and 44.682 switch
tenders, crossing tenders and watch
On June 30. 1910. the nnr value
of the amount of railway capital out
standing, according to the returns
or tno companies filing reports with
mo commission, was $18,417,132,
238. Of this amount SI 4.33R.K7K.-
940 was outstanding in the hands of;
The number of nassen?era carried
by railroads of the United States
during the year ended June 30, 1910, ,
was 971,083,199, an Increase of 80,
The number of tons of freight
shown as carried (including freight
received from connections) for tho
year ending June 30, 1910, was 1,
849,900,101, while the correspond
ing figure for the previous year was
1,556,559,741, the Increase being
293,340,360 tons. I
Thorp is some pretty serious talk to
tho effect that tho prlco of diamonds,
which, as nil tho world knows. Is con
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tho bouth African mines, may ho
raised attain before lonsr. It certainly
will not go down, If you aro at oil In
doubt about tho safety of your money
put it Into diamonds, tnd to cot tho lost
prices buy of us, thus taving all middle
men's profits, for wo Import direct.
The new nroom sweeps clean
only when there is a willing hand at
the other end of it.
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