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THE WASHINGTON CRITIC, THURSDAY EVENING, DECEMBER 17, 1885.
For tlio Middle Atlantlo Hlntcs.fnlr weather,
variable wind In Miutliern portion, winds
i-hlf tlna to oait nml jnutli In nurthorn portion,
Klluht r)e In temperature.
For Frltlny.falrnnd pllchtly warmer weather
Is Indicated for tlioMtddlo Atlantic, South
Atlantic nnd Gulf States, Tcnnessco nml tlio
Thermometer rcmlttics for Deccmbor 17,
lts On. m., COM; 7 a. in., 3l.0; 11 a. m,,
tn.t. December Id Mean temperature,
0!.3; maximum, 4S.0i minimum, US' A;
mean rclattvo humidity, 83.0.
AtjuinnV Macule Mitchell.
National Timlin opera Company,
l'onti'n Kstollo Clayton,
Hliuioo'k "Pirates of Penzance."
TiirATint CoMiqcn Variety.
Dime Mt'SKCX "Two Wanderers,"
nt Chapman's, 015 Pennsylvania avenue.
I don't want a book of any Ulnil on my
Mielvcs after Christmas, and I oltcr to my
f rlcuds anil customer all that I havo at cost
to close them out. Wliltnkcr.
(,'Ionk. OlonkH, OlonkN
below cost to closo out at Young's, 730
Mcsirs. W. I, Tunc A Brothers have mado
nn clalxirnto display of tlio ii?ortmints of
their colossal stock of candies, mitrt nml
Cai.leaiily at Whlta1cr', 110."i Pennsyl
vania avenue, before rush commences.
AVosunits for Xtuiis nt.T, .lay (lould'8.
JfST itncKtvnt) from Paris a lino assort
ment of French mantel clocks ami bronzes,
nt J. Karr's, IW9 Pennsylvania avenue.
fancy stationeiiv In neat box shapo at
It will pay you to call nt Stclucm Bros.,
1232 Pennsylvania uvo., nndlook nt somoof
tho unredeemed pledges, sucliasDIumonds,
ladles' and cent's (lold and Silver Watches
at half original cost.
Tun German Cologne sold at tho Portland
Drug Store nt 75c. and $1.25 a bottlo Is tho
best article ever olTcrcd to tho public.
CiimsT.MAS Caiids at lowest prices nt
I'nrtli'H or r.iili'itiiliiiiiciitM.
For any Informntloii In regard to prlvato
parties or entertainments, tho ladles of
Washington can nvatl themselves of such
by calling on Mr, Frctind, tho celebrated
confectioner and caterer, ntTftl Ninth street
northwest, vhero all tho desired particu
lars will be cheerfully furnished. Money
and trouble can bo saved by those who avail
themselves of this kind offer. Tho most
artistic goods In his lino are ou exhibition
nt his storo.
CitATTKtmox as low as tho lowest In tho
city nt Whltnker's.
Foil flno watches, diamonds, Jewelry and
silverware, nt low prices, go to J. Knrr's,
C2U Peuusjlvanla uremic.
Tnn Portland Drug Store, Fourteenth
street and Vermont avenue, Is tho com
pletcst establishment In tho citv. Every
thing fresh nud puro mid strictly 'flr6t-class.
Don't FOitar.T to visit tho art parlor of
Whltakcr's, 1105 Pennsylvania avenue,
at Chapman's, 015 Pennsylvania avenue,
TriiMHt Ti'iinh! Ti-iimh!
All physicians In Washington Indorso tho
Bailey Truss. Prlco 1-3, nt 2D25 M street.
Ladles should consult Mrs. llallcy at her
lcsldcucc, 110S Eighteenth street.
Pi.rsit ooods nt greatly reduced prices at
As usual Whittlugton, ntl221 Pennsyl
vania nvcuuc, lins the finest display of
Hooks of nil kinds at cost to close them
Holiday IIxciiihIoii JIiiIcm of the
Pursuant to tho usual custom of tho Penn
sylvania liallroad Company, excursion
tickets for holiday travel will bo sold be
tween all stations on tho main lino nud
liranchcs December 23d, 21th, 25th, 30th and
31st, nnd January 1st, 1SS0, good to return
until January -ltli, nt n considerable re
duction from.oullnary rates. This will
enable all who dcslro it to indulge In the
pleasure of holiday excursions and social
visits at very small expense.
Hen Ilim at $1.03 each ut Whltakcr's,
1105 Pennsylvania avenue.
CmcriT Couiit, No, 1 Justlco Cox. Mc
Diulo vs. W. & G. K. It. Co.; on trial.
Equity Cooiit Justlco Hnjrner. Thomas
vs. Thomas; salo rntltled tlually. Donn vs.
Clary; salo decreed and William E. Edmomtiin
appointed trustee to sell. Oodoy vs. Godcy:
dcerco In satisfaction of former decree.
CniMiNAL Cociit Justlco MacArthur.
lllchnrd J. Lee, murder; ou trial.
CincuiT CouitT. No. -Justico Merrick.
Hannovnn vs. McMlcbacl; verdict for plaintiff:
motion for now trlnl made and granted. IJar
rlek vb. Coyer; on trial.
. I'olicb CounT Judco Knell. Henry Ilittoli
Insou, William Leo, Ed. Parker. William
Tucker, John Wanea, Joseph llaylor, John
Know den and John Harrl, colored, suspicious
persons: ooduyscneliln thoworkhouso, Alleo
rrledcrlck, colored, larceny; personal bonds
not to repeat tho offense, llabney Jones,
colored, assault; $5 or 15 days. William
Jlnrr.i, threats; personal bonds. I
Tub llalthnoro & Ohio Hallroad are quotlntf
tho following rates: To Chicago, $13; to Lou
Isvlllo, $H.B0;toBt. Louis, S10.00; to Cincin
nati, $11; to Indianapolis, $13, and Detroit,
SW, being a reduction over other lines from
SS.Mto S4.G0 on each ticket, nnd correspond
ing low rates to nil points In tho West, North
west and Southwest. Fust limited express
trains, with through parlor and sleeping cars
to destination. Time to Chicago at hours,
Cincinnati 10 hours, nnd St. Louis 87 hours.
Limited trnln for Chicago lenvos Washington
nt 0.43 a. m. nnd for Cincinnati and St. Louts
ut S p. in. dally. Consult ticket agents U. fc
O. Jt. It. beforo purchasing. Oftlces, 019 nnd
JSSl Pa. avo., nnd station corner Now Jersey
ave. nnd C street.
Lotta will meet her old f rlonds and mako
new ones at tho National noxt week.
TiiKiiKwero nbout fifty nppllcants for nd
mission to tho night schools turned away
from the Franklin building last night, because
there was no room for them,
DuTECTivr Cox found a femalo colored In
fant In Judiciary Squaro last night nnd sent
It to St, Ann's Infant As)lum.
The llrothcrhood of Carpenters will ctvo
their second nnntinl ball at tho National
ltlfles' Armory to morrow evening,
The Washington Monument Commission
H8k a Congressional appropriation of $107,000
incomplete tho terracing nbout tho Monu
ment nnd other unfinished work.
At a meeting of tho officers of tho Washing
ton Light Infantry Corps hold last evening,
Mr. V . lliueo Gray the well known architect,
wns unanimously chosen engineer olllcor, with
As usunl Whlttlngton, at 1231 Pennsyl
vania nvtuuo, has tho ilnest display of
TiiEitr. Is no narcotic In Hod Star Cough
Cure; stllllt always cuics. Prlco 25ccuts.
Nloiv In llnnjrlnp; Wifn Mui'drrer-H,
Win. Marrs, a young colored man, was be
hind tho bars at tho Police Court this morn
ing on complaint of his wife, Matilda, who
paid ho threatened to kill her, and that he
ulso said that they wero not hanging men fast
enough for killing their wires. Ho denied tho
chargo nnd wns releusod ou Ids personal
bonus to keep tho peace for six months.
Joiin Hudden's now furniture and carpet
Instalment houses, 030 nnd 033 Seventh
street northwest. J Ins tho most extensive
etock of furniture, carpets, rugs, mats, oil
cloths, pictures, clocks, rattan chairs, etc.,
Bouth of Now ork. Every artlclo of house
hold goods that Is needed to mako your
homo comfortable and attractlvo can bo
purchased nt this largo doublo store. Ills
prices aro decidedly tho lowest aud his
terms tho easiest.
"Alilcrnry Inlry AtusoiiH."
Fresh Aldernoy butter, churned overy
morning and delivered lu i lb. "Ward"
Iirlnts, 45c. per lb. Also cottage chooso;
mttermllk nud sweet milk, 6c. pu nt.
Crcain, 15c. per pint.
the i xtAY xiriixo toinimi.
The second of the scries of grnnd Sunday
evening concerts, which will be given nt tho
New Niitlnnnl Thenltcon Doeember SO, will bo
n noteworthy occasion. The programme c-on-inlnssnvrtiil
iiou'ltlcs. and lll Introduce to
the Washington l.iibllo Jllss Hello Colo, n
me7r.o-so rnno, who has met with wonderful
suceeslinnrlous imrtsof thoeountry Dur
ing tho ist fle years she has freouenlly np
1 enrol under tlio direction of Mr. Theodore
Thoinss nnd the Into llr.Damroeh Indeed, It
would ben difficult matter to namo n slngto
concert or oratorio iHTformnneo of nny con
sldiinble liniwrlanec In New York city In
Which her name cannot bo found on tlio pro
giauune. Lntclysho hns been singing nt tho
Mundny evening concerts which aro being
8heu ut tho New Vork Cnlno and with pro
nounced success. In addition to Miss Cole,
Mrs. .losephlue Ilspntn Daly, the wollknown
WasbliiKton contralto; Miss Illrdlo Lucas, tho
wonderful clilld-vlollnlst; n choir of sixteen
mudrlgnl boys, nnd the full Marino Hand, un
der the direction of Mr. John l'htllp Minim,
wlllnprenrln nprogrammo of unusual excel
lence. The ndvnneo sale of seats opens nt the
box-oftlco Thursday morning.
"jlOCCAtCIO'AT THE NATIONAL,
"Iloccacclo drew another largo nudlonco to
the National Theatre Inst night. This opcrn
has become quite a favorite, although but re
cently Introduced hero. As given Inst night
by the Timlin Opera Company tlio opera pre
sented new charms, The nrllstlo efforts of
tho soloists nnd tho erfcctlvo work of tho
chorus made It n most enjoyable performance.
Thescttliigof theso operas has been worthy
of special mention, the management having
taken particularly pood caro Ihattliclrstnw
should bo ilressodlu keeping with tho high
standard of the performances, Tlio nttdlcnco
wns composed of many distinguished people
All tho boxes wero occupied, .'-cnntnrs Eustls
nnd Dale with ladles occupying thu two up
per ones on tho right, Mr. W. W. Coreoran's
party and General .Sheridan nnd ladles tlio
lower ones, Tho upper left-hand boxes wero
Occupied by people connected with tlio opera
company. Mr. Harry Kniilcy and party were
In tho lower box. Tonight "Der I'eldpredl
gcr" (Tho lllnek lluar) will be given for tho
first time lu this city Itlsbneil on Inci
dents In German history of tho period of the
First Nnpolcnn. Tho music Is said to bo very
pretty nnd well worked up,
THE l-IANO AND OIHIAN ntCITAT.
Congregational Church was crowded last
night by nn audience of musicians nnd music
lovers, nnd Mr. Jnivls Under, assisted by
Miss Jenny Llnd Muller, gave n piano nud or
gan leellal, the like of which bus not been at
tempted In this city. Tlinl Mr. llutlcr Is n
skillful organist was evidenced by his ma
nipulation of tho largo organ In tho ll.icli
Fugue, ns woll ns In tho freer nrcliestrnl trent
incut of tliootheriiuinliersonthoprogrnmme.
Miss Muller Is nn excellent pliml-t unit wns
well leeched, Thocnllre entertainment was
thoroushly enjoyed. Mr, llutlcr has benomo
a fixture In this city, having charge of Snn
der & Staymnn's piano rooms nt (Ml F street.
lOTTA IN "NITOCCIIE,"
The charming Lottn Is booked for tho Na
tional Theatre for next week. It Isnowsov
eial enrs since she has appeared In this city,
butthoinero announcement of her presence
will bo sufficient to drnwerowded houses for
tho week, l.ottu Is recognized ns tlio fore
most In the Hue of plays which she did so
much to popularize, nud although she has had
miiuy liiutators, she has no equal III her Hue.
Deserved scats nro now to bo had ut tho box
ofliee. EMMET IN "rillTZ IN inELANtl."
.7. K. Emmet will bo nt Albaugh's Open
House next week lu his grent German charac
ter sketch, "Fritz In Ireland," As a charac
ter comedian Emmet has no equal; none of
the many Imttntors hnvo succeeded In attain
ing tho artlstlu excellence reached byhlm.
Ho has been plnylng very successful engage
ments this season, nnd will no doubt receive n
Iieurty welcome from his ninny friends lu this
city next week. He carries with him nil ex
cellent company, well up In their respective
"one or the miAVEsT."
Tho attraction nt Ford's Opern-Houso for
noxt week will bo n thrilling drama entitled
"One of tho Dravcst." It will ho put ou In a
realistic manner, and wilt no doubt provo n
drawing card. Tho reduction In tho scnlo of
prices ut this thcutrowlll not go into effect
until next week.
"olivette" at nunzoo's orr.iu-noi.-sE.
Tho fourth week of the National Ideal Comlo
Opera Company will begin next Monday,
when they will bn seen and heard In Audran's
dimming nnd cntehy opera comlquo, entitled
"Olhetto." Although the ocra has often
been witnessed, It maintains a strong hold on
tho licople. nnd It Is nlwnys sure of hearty
greeting whonover sung. In tho hands of tho
"Ideals," It will certainly bo admirably
rendered. Tho ndvuucclxulo of scats is very
OiiCMt n of the "Clover Club."
Tho following gentlemen left Washington
this morning by 11 n. m. train for Philadelphia
In special Pullman hotel car to attend tho an
nual dinner of tho Clover Cluti, given In that
city tlds evening: Mes-rs. Ugden, Mussey,
Murray, Knnpp, MacFurlund, Htealey, Dun
ncll, Clark, llnndy, DeGraw, Lamer, Carpen
ter nnd Llghtner. Mr. Handy, editor of Phila
delphia AVirs nud president of the Clover Club;
Mr. Heacon. secretary; Mr, Lambert, editor of
tho Titmt; Mr. E. T. l'ostlewalte, prlvato sec
rctoryof second vice-president 1'etiusylvnula
Hallroad; Jlr. George W. lloyd, nsslstant gen
eral passenger ngent Pennsylvania Hallroad,
nnd Sir. ltobert Harry, general superinten
dent of l'ullmnn Palace Car Company, enmo
from Phllndelphlnlast night and received and
will entertain tho gentlemen en routo from
tho Cnpitnl to the City of Urotherly Love.
Nt. ainrc Jewelry Store,
Corner f cventh street nnd Pennsylvania nvo
nue northwest. Is Just In receipt of a hirgo
consignment of vuliiablo lot of Jewelry, duo
gold nnd silver watches, pearl handlo cutlery,
10-knrnl gold bracelets, eight-day clocks,
handsome rings, nnd a thousand other super!)
wares suitable for tho holiday trado, all of
which will be sold llfty per cent, cheaper than
nny other responsible jowelry establishment
In Washington. Mr. B. E. Nowton has boon
engaged In this lino of business since
1S71, nnd his way of dealing nnd his
cholco goods, at phenomenally low prices,
hnvo nlwnys given entire satisfaction. Ladles
nro especially invited to Inspect his linmenso
stock during tho dav and attend tho nuctlon
every evening nt 7:30 p. ra. sharp.
A Neeiieor ChrlHtmnsi-TIdc.
Tho Christmas display In tho windows of
Pnks & Co., fnr exceed In attractiveness any
over made by that houso. The sceno repre
sents tho Interior of n happy homo on Christ
inns ovo. On cither side of tho old-fashlonod
mantel hangs a tiny stocking which tho aged
parents nro In the net of tilling wlthcandlos
nnd toys. Onn couch near the open urate Ho
two children, blissfully dreaming of -'old
Kris" nnd what tho morrow will brln'j forth,
An old-fashioned clock, decorated with ever
greens, stands ou ono sldo of tho mantel,
whilo nbovo tho mantel Is n handsomely
trimmed Christmas trco. Tho whole when
seen under tho rnys of the elcctrlo light eom
mnnds the attention of nil passing nnd rellocts
credit upon tho good taste of the house,
The Mnrltct House ItnblicrlcH.
Officers Skldmoro nnd Simpson started out
yesterday to Investigate tho recent robberies
nt tho K Street Market, They went to tho
houso of Lizzie Hutchinson, lOv'INew Jcrsoy
avenue, and searched tho placo aud found a
butcher's cloth that hud been taken from tho
market. They took Into custody Honry
Hutchinson, Wm. Lee, Ed. 1'arkcr, Wm.
Tucker, John Wnnga, Joo llujior, John Snow
den nnd John Harris, all colored, on the
chargo of being suspicious persons, In the Po
lice Court this morning they wero sent to tho
workhouse for three months each on a charge
of being suspicious persons,
Will movo clothing tho prices we put on
tlicm certainly will. Eiscwau Bros., 7th & K.
The Union Ten nnd Coffee Company,
at 834 Seventh streot northwest, have offered
au cxtcnslvo stock of puro, unadulterated
teas, coffco, stnndaid sugars, puro spices,
cocoa, chocolate, Ao., which thoy tiro selling
at prices much lower than purchasers have
paid elsewhere. Mr. William I'. Towers, tho
energetic manager of tho house-, nsslsted by
Mr. D. G. Elcliolbeigcr, will convince nil cus
tomers of their ability to supply tho purest
nrtlclesntgrently reduced prices. Don't fall
to call upon them mid examine for yourselves.
The lnlmltnblo Lottn will delight her friends
at the now National next week,
lloulitlCHH nn lntciCMtliix Afl'nlr.
That was a lively llttlo tilt lu tho Houso
yostcrday between Messrs, Illscock nnd Han
dall, and doubtless tho spectators enjoyed It.
Our law-makers may squablo over tho revising
tho rules or the tariff, but they aro unani
mous on tho assertion that Tharp's whisky Is
Just tho thing needed during this changeable
rheumatlo kind of woather. Tharp Is at 813
1'u re Hum- of II. & 31. I.Iiiom.
Tho II ncs of tho Hankers & Merchant s' Tclo
graph Company wero.botight In by Mr. Tux
worth of tho Southern Elcctrlo Company for
S!,000, Ho was noting for tlio United Linos
Company. Mr Cohen of New Vork, counsel
for tho latter company, supplied tho purchaso
Acute rheumatism Is nn inflammation of
tho Joints, marked by pain, beat nud red
ness. With these symptoms npply Salva
tion Oil, tho great pala-curo nt once. Prlco
25 cents a bottlo.
I'lirnittin-, C'ni'iietH, ItlimkotN,
Comforts and general houso-furulshlng
goods sold on easy weekly or monthly pay
ments at John Smith's Installment House,
41!) tievr Jcrsoy avenue northwest.
Xiiv Vorlt Nloeh 3)nrltet.
Tho following have been lurntshod by J.
Vnneo Lewis, broker, southwest comer Eighth
nnd F streets:
o. I -J: I
Oil A (J
Den lllo 0
Ills Cen ,,,,,
,1 &SM! BSU
Tox A Pa.
U l'aclllo .
Tho following summary 1 by n. K. Plain St
Co., St. Cloud building, Ninth nnd F streets;
Whcat-Jnn I 81
Oats Jan... .
D. K. Tlaln ft Co., St. Cloud building, fur
nishes tho following oil quotations: Closed
yesterday, floM.. Opened to-day, l; highest,
VM; lowest. wuiVtl 8:13, tWHi.
Tho following nro tho closing quotations of
thu Washington .stock Exchange to-dayns fur
nished by Messrs. Towers A Greon, baukers:
Washington A Georgetown stock
Washington A Georgetown bonds 117
Metropolitan stock 107
Columbia stock to
North Capitol nnd O street 47
Washington City Gaslight Co 37
Georgetown Gaslight Co 40
Firemen's lnsurnnco Co
Franklin Instiranco Co 42
National Metropolitan Instiranco Co
National Union Instiranco Co 17H
Arlington lnsurnnco Co in
Corcornn lnsurnnco Co 5.1
Columbia lnsurnnco Co 113;,
Gcrmun-Amcrlcan InsurancoCo... MJ
1'otomao Insurance Co 1H',
Itlggs lnsurnnco Co 0
Hoard of l'ubllo Works Green 8s
Masonic Hall bonds. lOTiW
Washington Mnrkct Co. stock lrU
. ," , ", ." bonds 103
Iulnnd nnd Seaboard Co. stock
" " " bonds Oi
Washington Brick Mnchlno Co. stock lao
Hank of Washington vo
Hank of Wifhlngton 4'j
Nntlonnl Metro polltnn Hank 135
National Hank of the Iiepubllo
Farmers' and Mechanics' National Dank,
Citizens' Nntlonnl Hani; 107
Second National Hank 103
Central National Hank 155
Great Falls Ico Co too
HcnllMntoTltlo Instiranco Co IOOJ4
Pennsylvania Telephone Co
Chesapeake A 1'otomao Telephone Co ... . M5J
U. S. Electric Light Co C'J
Washington Light Infantry, 1st ingo
" " " "d "
National Safo Deposit Co 101
Christmas cards, engravings, etchings
and every other stylo In pictures; albums,
ready-mado picture frames, tho largest lino
of picture frame mouldings, plush Jewel
cases, easels, whisk-holders, etc., nt Vcer
hoff's two slorcs, 010 nnd 411 Seventh
MOON NOEL. On Wednesday, Doeemlwr
10, WS5, nt tho Cutler Houso, Mr. W. Massoy
f.lgon of Nelson County, Ya nnd Miss Nelllo
S. Noel of Fluvanna County, Va. Quito a
number of friends witnessed tho eercmonj-,
which was conducted by tho Iter. Dr. Addi
son of this city, Tho young eotiplu havo our
best wishes for their happiness nnd success In
HOGG. On Wcdnosday morning, December
1(1, 1W5, A. Gertrude, wife of William Stetson
Hogg, U. S. Navy, and daughter of Thomas
Owens, U. S. N., aged X0 years.
Funernt services from St, Matthew's Church,
Trldny tholBth nt 2 o'clock p.m. ltolntlves
and friends Invited to attend.
EDWARD P. DROOP,
OSS l'ciinsylvnnln Avenuo.
riANos, Biusio iioxi:s,
1'OtiIOS, MUSIO and
Pianos sold on Installments, Exchanged,
Iteutcd, Tuned nnd Hopalrcd.
SOLE AGENTS FOlt
fiTKI N W A V A S O NS'
13. O A II 1.1: It A HltO.'S PIANOS.
Now nnd second-hand pianos of other makes
alwavs in stock nt low tfgurcs.
COLLARS AND OUPPS.
Till! OII1N SCKAIMIK.
THU NUCIC STltUTClIlllt.
Tin: nosi: tickliii:,
And nil other styles of collars laundered nt
H. F, WOODWARD & CO,,
1JS3 Now York Avonuo.
1)itoi'osAr.s roni'iiiNTKu wood.
. EN TAOS, METALLIC LAHKL OASES,
I'OItl) FASTENEltS AND MAIL KEY
WAsnisnTON, 1), C, Nov. 10, 1885.
6EPAUATE SEALED PltOPOSALS will bo
received nt this Department until noon, on
tho twenty-first day of December, 1885, for
furnishing, by contract. In such quantities
nnd nt snch times as may bo ordered, during
ono year, lrom tho first day of January. 18b0,
Printed Wooden Tags, Metalllo Lnbcl Cases,
Cord Fasteners, nud Mall Key Chains, con
forming in every respect to the samples of this
l'roposnls must bo In nceordnnco with tho
spcciticiitlons nnd forms, which will bo fur
nished on application by letter to thu Second
Thu contracts which may lie mado will bo
In conformity to such spccllleatlons nnd tho
accepted proposals, The right Is reserved,
however, to reject any or nil of the proposnls,
WILLIAM F, VILAS,
SEAL SKIN WRAPS.
SEAL SKIN SftCOUES,
Wo havo in stook, ready for Immcdlato do
Seal Skin Sacques,
from 30 Inches to s5 Inches long, and fromSl
Inches to K Inches bust measure, nt
MOO, 11 IB, Sl!45. 811.10 tu SO.
Theso garments wero all inndo oarly lu tho
season, thereby Insuring good and porftct
workmanship. Garments ordered now will
not receive tho same attention, ns nil manu
facturers aro busy with special orders,
BIIAI. VISITKS, trimmed with l'o,
I.yux nml Skiinli.
I'MTHII VISITKS, l'LUSU 8ACQUK9,
from ','5 to B(),
Tlio llirgest linil Ilnest stoelc oftVraps
In this city to select from,
llenver, Lynx, l'ox mid 5Ionleey Mutrs
J'ur Trimming In overy variety.
misses' unit Clilldloli's l'tirs, Hilltlllilo
for llolhliiy presents.
I)l!NI,AI"8 KKff YOKE HATS, In
Silk, Oporu mid Derby.
Silver Handle l'rcsoutulloii U3I
Hatters and Furriers,
05 ZFexLaxa. Ave.
II, L. O.
MX 81 8V
8') 8 IH 80
mn mu mi
asw as m'A
372 S7 3716
40 2 mh 4ot2
asu asK sstz
ss wj2 ssjj
.11)3 3 3l?it
DM 0K5 DM
0(1.1 ROD 0 05
C VIM 0 10 0 liii
316-318 Seventh St, N. W.
Off Regular Prices.
Wo Imported a lot of finest Plush nnd
Leather Cnscs, goods that nro seldom found
on tho counters of tho Dry Ooods trade, nnd
nro sorry to say wo find them too flno for tho
gcncrnl demand, and now comes tho tlmo
they must bo sold, so havo decided to sell
nt onc-quartcr off mnrked prices.
To thoso looking for flno Holiday Pres
ents this Is n chnnco seldom found. Theso
goods will bo placed on separate counters,
right aisle, ground floor.
Prices Once Reduced
300 Missos' Tollot Sots Celluloid
Mirror, Comb and Brush In Whlto
Eholl, Ambor, Canary and colors, nt
$1,24 eot; regular prlco $2,2C.
800 Ladles' Toilet Sots, samo as
nbovo, nt $1,08; regular prlco $2,60,
Our regular lino of Holiday Frcscnts still
Plush Toilet Sets,
Misses' Toilet Sets,
Whisk Holders, Bisque Figures,
Handkerchiefs, Silk Mufflers,
Real Duchess Lace Handk'ch'fs
Ladies' and Misses' Cloaks,
PIubIi Bonnets for Ohildren,
Soo "I'nst" nnd Itopulilloiin" for
Ulot o Advertisement!
The " Bon Marche
316-318 Seventh St. N,W.
STRICTLY ONE PRICE,
Hols prcpnrlnc; for Ills noblo norli,
Ho Ik 11 good fellow nnd hns no one
inlci, bcciitiso lioMluhtH no ono 1 no mut
ter lvlint lie brings, it Is nlwnys uniio
crptnblif llttlo toltcn. J to hns tutten up
hlsliciidqiiiirters 11 lth 11s hocuiiso wo
rniilc nmmiK the first ho citii.'iilwnyii
rely upon our novcltlc'i. Tho follow-.
I11B In only n part of whnl you cnn find
when you cull. No matter how chonp
other houses can sell you wo will
pledge ourselves to sell still cheaper.
1 lot of I'lush Odor Cases, 2oC
1 lot of Plush Odor Cases, largcrslzc,49c.
1 lot of I'lush Odor Cases, still larcer,
1 lot of I'lush Cases and Jewel Drawer,
1 lot AVork Hoxes, Sic.
1 lot Work lloxcs, 47c,
1 lot Work lloxcs, W)c.
1 lot I'lush Taiiibotirlno Mirrors, 09c,
1 lot Towel Hacks nnd Mirrors, Wc,
1 lot of I'lush Towel Hacks, $1.1'J.
1 lot of Antlquo AVldsp Holders, C9c. ,
1 lot of I'lush Whlsp Holders, 09c.
1 lot of Hanncr Whlsp Holders, $1.09.
1 lot of llrouzo Frame Mirrors, 09c.
1 lot of Urouzo Finnic Mirrors, larger,
1 lot of Urouzo Frame Mirrors, still larger,
1 lot very largo ritish Mirrors, $3.49.
1 lot I'lush Framo Hronzo Pictures, $3.99.
1 lot Combination Odor, Clock und Jewel
caso haudsomo satlu-llncd a novelty,
1 lot riusli Autograph Albums, 21c.
1 lot I'lush Autograph Albums, 30c.
1 lot I'lush Autograph Albums, 4,'jc.
1 lot I'lush Autograph Albums, 49c.
1 lot handsomo Christmas Cards, 15c.
1 lot very haudsomo Christmas Cards,
1 lot Exqulslto Christmas Cards, 49c.
1'IiimIi nml 1, outlier ItugM.
1 lot I'lush Satchels, 23c.
1 lot Leather Satchels, 25c.
I lot Alligator Satchels, 49c.
1 lot I'lush " C9c.
1 lot Alligator Satchels, 3 pockets, 89c.
1 lot handsome I'lush Satchels, 00c.
20 different other styles and prices.
1 lot Fancy 1'apertrle, 10c.
11 u " it ar.
tl It II njc
I. It II jvfc,
" " " 80c.
11 ti 11 4;c
" " " 03c'.
" " " 73c.
" " " 69c.
l ii 11 rjrc-
JIooIih und mueH.
1 lot Chatter lloxcs, 21c.
1 lot " " 83c.
1 lot " " 43c.
1 lot " " regular $1 book, CSc.
A full line of McLaughlin llros. Games.
All 50c. (lames nt S9c.
AU $1 (James at 75c.
1 lot of largo-slzo Lava Dogs, $1.49.
1 lot haudsomo Taper Weights, 39c.
I lot haudsomo l'apcr Weights, 09c.
1 lot Nickel Inkstands, 49c.
I lot Nickel Inkstands, 03c.
1 lot lironzo Inkstands, Calendar attach
1 lot Inkstands, S patterns, 05c.
1 lot Accordcons, 00c.
1 lot Violins, complete, 00c.
I lot Accordcons, $1.24.
1 lot Accordcons, $1.09.
I lot Accordcons, $1.09.
1'clt nml I'lush (JoocIm.
1 lot Felt Mats, Embroidered centre, Oc.
1 lot Felt Tidies, 81c.
1 lot Felt Tidies, handsome, C9e,
1 lot Felt Tidies, very handsome, S9c. .
1 lot of Fancy Felt Sets, 40c.
1 lot Gilt Mats, entirely new, 3 sizes, at
33c. 43c. 49c. each.
1 lot Flno Flush Tidies, S9c.
1 lot Flno Felt Tablo Covers, 89c.
1 lot Handsome Tablo Covers, $3.39.
1 lot Tablo Scarfs, Emb. Ends, 09c.
1 lot Tnblo Scarfs, superb. $1,09.
1 lot Hcautlful Lambrequins, $1.09.
Embroidered Gilt Felt by tho yard.
Ladles' Laco Pins, 10c. up to $1.49.
Ladles' Laco Collar nnd olecvo Hutton, In
Gilt, Silver and Oxidized.
Ladles' Hands and Hanglcs.
Ladles' Fob Chains and Chatelaines.
Misses' and Children's Hands and Ban
files. Children's Solid Gold Kings.
Solid Silver Thimbles, 83c.
Gent's and Hoys' Slcovo Buttons, Scarf
Pins, Oxidized, Gilt, aud Silver Chains, and
1,000 other Trinkets.
JlniiillicrchlefX nml Mufflers.
HO doz lino Silk Handkerchiefs, 25c.
25 doz flno 'Silk Hiiudkcrchtcfs, 85c.
25 doz lino Silk Handkerchiefs, 45c.
20 doz Hemstitch China Silk, for men,
35 doz Hemstitch China Silk, for ladles,
Silk Handkerchiefs all tho way up to
Flno Wlilto aud Colored Silk Mufflers,
Very flno Colored Silk Mufflers, $1.24.
Silk Mufflers all the way up to $3.00.
200 doz of Ladles' and Gents' Linen
Handkerchiefs, In whito, fancy und mourn
ing borders. A grand assortment from 2c
up to 00c.
Worsted Goods of overy Imaglnablo kind
tho prices will bo ciushcd right out of
I'lueli Hoods, Bonnets and Sacques at
your own price.
Haudsomo ltugs and Mats,
Now wo bought thoso goods to sell not ono
dollar's worth will bo carried over, us tho
price on each and overy artlclo is marked so
low that we shall positively Bell them only nt
what they aro listed for, so you soo that wo
mean business, Wo aro suro that tho display
will fully come up to your expectations.
A largo quantity consigned to us at Just
half tho original value.
20 doz flno Holler Skates, all sizes, 59c.
15 doz still liner Holler Skates, nil sizes,
25 doz Steel Kuuticr Ico Skates, all sizes,
15 doz Steel HunuorClub Skates, all sizes.
13 doz Steel Hiinucr Club Skates, some
thing ulco, 09c.
7 doz Steel ltunner Ladles' Skates, 09c.
D doz steel Holler genuine Now York
3 doz Steel Hiinuor, genuine club, full
Theso nro splendid presents, and a very
All our Men's Flno Embroidered and
Patent Leather Slippers, IWc.
AH our Hoys' Fine Embroidered and
Patent Leather Slippers, 80c.
Double Combination Store,
1U11 & IKIU Eleventh Ht, M. I'..,
WASUINQTON, U, U.
FIRST CLEARING SALE thfb SEASON
814 Seventh Street Northwest.
Tho reason wo aro cutting down onr prices nt tht early stnito of tlio season Is to clvo our
patrons tho bcnctlt whllo lu need of Uoods.
SPECIAL CLOAK SALE!
WE WILL OrrUlt THE FOLLOWING! OOODS!
i:icRunt llcrllnnnd Diagonal Nowinnrltntsnt $1.nn, $ff, (dnnil $H.
Iliisslmi Circulars nt (0, $Rntul$10.
Seal I'lush Cnnts lit $18, $30, $25 nud $3U.
Illcfrnut Visiles nt $H, $1 0 nnd $10.
Children's nnd Misses' Hnvolocltn nnd Ncwinnrlictn ut $3, $1, $0, $u and $7.
I'ull line of Illrdsnnil l'n nr. v AVliifrsut IS, 1(5, tiff, nnd 10 ct.
riiimcsiittn, 07 nnd 7f!cuud $1. Toll Hut nt 1S, fi8 und 78c und $1,
SHU Velvets, In nil colors, nt B3o nml $1 nnd $1.35.
Tips nt SB, SO mid 7bo per bunch.
Klofjnnt Kid Olnvcs, t-lliittoiiB, nt 7fie und $1.
I.urRo assortment of l'lnln unit l'uiicy Ittbhonsnt 10, 10, SO nnd SSo par yd.
Our exhibition will comprise the largest assortment
ever shown south of New York I
Do Not Fall to Call nud Inspect tho Wondorful Bargains Beforo Purchasing Klsowhcro.';
814 Seventh Street Northwest.
THE LONDON BAZAR,
No. 715 MARKET SPACE.
Grand Holiday Goods Sale !
Wo hnvo rurcbnucd the cntlro stock or n, manufacturer, confuting of FtNE I'LUSH nud
LEATHUH CASES of every description, of which wo will namo a fow prlcos:
Plusli Dressing Cnscs worth $2.G0 nt $1.47; Bomo worth $ 3 nt $3.07; somo
worth $13 nt ?0.07.
Also ti full lino of French nnd Dlsqtto Dolls, largo find small, from 25c up,
nnd other Toys und Fancy I'lush Goods, too numerous to mention,
wc will sell for tho balnnco of tho week.
Newmarket Clonks In hlnck nnd hrowu for 55.50. worth $8.
100 doz Colored-bordered Handkerchiefs, nil linen, worth 20c, at 8c.
Silk Velvet, nil shades, worth $1.50, at 82c.
Ladles' 4-hutton Colored LaCremo Jouvlu Kid Gloves, worth $1.25; only a
few dozen left yet, at 08c.
Pattern Bonnets, worth $10 ami $15, now sold at $5 and $7.
Zephyrs, fill shades, only 0c an ounce.
And all tho lending novelties In Ladles' Children's nnd JIlsscs' Wraps
at prices, ns usual, lower than any other houso.
English Derby Striped Hegular-mndo IIoso for children, worth 25c, nt 20c.
Fleccc-llned Hose, extra size, llalbrlggaus,- at 25c.
O-u-3? ZEIosiony IDegiJr'bTTi exrt;
Is stocked with new goods at prevailing low prices. If you wish to sccuro
bargains, call at tho
F. S. Jloncy refunded to dissatisfied buyers.
If Christmas Carol or New Year's Chime
Attuno your hearts to cheerful giving, I invito you to Inspect my productions of
ANTIQUES in DESKS, ROCKERS, CHAIRS, &c.
ns beautiful und appropriate
Which, In conjunction with tho smaller and various TANCY AUTICI.ES comprised In
my well-known establishment, coii9tltuto uu elaboruto collcotlon
of useful nnd oruamcntnl
IB1 TJ IR, 3ST I T TT:R,:E! I
In unlqtio patterns, of superior workmanship nndnt
Lowest UPossiTole Prices
C'oiiHlHtent lVItli the Cowt of Production.
HcllovlnR that tho utility of a present Is of essential Importance I havo sottirlit in my
exhibit to comblno tho l'ltACTICAIi with tho AUTISTIC, to the effect that whatever may
bopurchnscd for presentation will not bo put away out of sight by the recipient. Hence
tho adaptability of my goods for
Christmas and New Year's Offerings
la worthy of consideration, With n cordial Invitation to visit my show rooms for Inspec
tion or purchase, I wish ono and all
A Merry Christmas and A Happy Now Year.
"WASH. 3. WILLIAMS,
:ii7-:tit Hi:vr.xTJi ntiikkt.
iVV.l-tV.ir, liOIIINTAXA AYK.
SAMUEL LEWES' 8018,
iT-vcreleirs and Sl-v-e3sxcLl3l3.s '
1215 IViiHKjlvnnlti Avenue
Wo havo Just opened for the Holidays a largo assortment of
French Clocks and Bronzes,
"Lemaire" Opera Glasses,
Pine Paris and Vienna Pans
OF OUIl OWN DIRECT IMPORTATION.
SAMUEL LEWIS' SONS, 121B Penna. Avenue.
M. Kohner & Bro
Useful Presents for the Holidays !
I.uillca' Clonics nud Wrnnn,
Slllt und Lnco llumlkorclilufs,
I'ull lino of LlidlcK' nml flouts'
Which wo can sell cheaper than tho down
Do not fall to cull aud Inspect tho wonder,
M. KOHNER & BRO.,
Hew Dry and Fanoy Ooods Houso,
1133 7tli St., hot. I. und M Nurchwest.
nit. ki:oim.!i: iviiii'i:,
LADIES' TAlI.OIt AND HAlllT-MAKKIt,
7SO Seventeenth (Street Norlhwost,
Will muko Ladles' Drcssos, etc, during Sep
tember and October nttho following prlooi:
Cloth Costumes, Ladles' own materials, $15j
Coats, 810; Newmarkets, SIB; Beatrice. $18;
Hiding llabiti, $15; bilk Costumes, $15; lCven
Idk Iteeeptlou Dresses, etc, $18 and unwurd;
Cloth Costumos, everything furnished, from
$40; other (tarinents correspondingly. Special
attention to Wcddlnir Outtlts, lu which Jlr.
Whlto bus made a treat success. Cutting anil
Vlttliu;. Patterns mado to order. eo)-tf
Black Dross Goods, Embroltlorios,
Laces anil Trimmings.
710 MAltKET Hl'AOK, WAHII1NQTON, D. O,
VUJili HXOCK OF
Tor Ladles, Children nnd Gentlemen.
WM. R. RILEY,
niler Ilnlldtuv, Cor. Oth uuU B MU. 11,17
(i;ii-;:ii i KTitnr.T.
437 SEVENTH STREET N. W.
O. P. BURDETTE,
T. S. BROOKE & CO,,
Cor. Vt. nvc. nnd liMt.11. iv.
MILK AND CREA3I
Dally from his farm Alliance, near tho city,
li:i!I', SIU1TON, LAlll, V1LVL,
and nil tho Delicacies for tho Holidays.
JlarkctlnR delivered frco of Chargo.
D. W. CLEGO'S
Comlilnntlnn r.ettor-Sliiiet mid lSnvolopo
l'or letters, Notices, llllls, Statements, Ctr
culurs of all sizes; lu boxes of M, 60, 1W, SSO,
MX) and l.tvo each.
Will dlsiH-nso with Envolopos,
Will save Weight In 1'ostnifo.
Will savo Time and Trimlilo.
I Tho I'ostoulco atamps will nljowdiito of de
livery. J, W. WAlKUo,
1410 Now York ayontio.
Sola Ant, for Washington ond Aloiundrla.
W. R. SPEARE,
010 T STREET NORTHWEST.
EvoI7tlllnK, strictly first-class and on tho
most reasonable terms, (Camp Chairs to hlro
for nil occasions.)
No. 810 1'enna. avo. 11, w,, bet, ad and 4'A Bt9.
Drew's New Drug Store,
NINTH 8T. AND l'ENN. AYE,
l-0pcn all night.
Thonttcnllonof tlio trade M called to tho
largo stock of CANDY In sloro and being
manufactured nt tho establishment of
Geo. J. Mueller,
314 Fonaio. Avonuo.
G08 NINTH ST. N. W.
Largo and Attractlvo Lino ot
uuiis' und ai:NTi,i;.iii:N's
JAPANESE SILK HANDKERCHIEFS,
l'lnln and Embroidered! Initial nnd Fancy
H'DKERCHIEFS, SILK MUFFLERS,
Children's Plush Bonnets,
3VT03?l33.0 OlOQlcS &5
yycti.ic-1 -n s s-taits.
Flno Selection of Embroldcrod and Painted
lollet Sots, (Hove nnd Handkerchief cases.
Drcsulmr Cnscs, French DolI. Work
nnd Wasto Paper Ilasket. Work
Stnnds, Whlsk-Uroom Holders
nnd other Fancy Ooods.
i:ioKiuit Ashortiiiont nt Ilinbrnldorail
Tnlilo CoMTtiinil .Scurfs, l.nmliro-
ltnn, Tltllr. OitKliloiiK, full lino
CI1011IH0 und Worsted
1'rliiBo' nnd I'lush Or-
iiiiini'iitH Tor fancy
work ut very closo
In tlio Department Allotted to
CHINA, GLASS 6 CROCKERY
Will bo found a cholco collection of
Plain and Decorated Dinner and Tea Bet3,
Fancy Toilet Waro.
Game, Fish and Berry Sets,
Japanese and Chincso Goods,
Ice Cream and Salad Sots,
Plated Waro, Tablo Cutlory,
Rich Cut, Plain, Engravod Glass Ware,
Bronzes and Brass Goods,
ICi.toli.03x TJtonslls, E3to-
Wo Invito Citizens nnd Strnnscrs to oxam
Ino our stock beforo purchasing. They will
find many articles of utility, of recent Intro
duction, that crunot fall to Interest them, and
a rich und varied assortment of
which will elicit their admiration.
J. W. BOTELER & SON,
Importers of China, Glass, Etc., Etc.,
oss: it.xxa. Avnxrii.
X1XTU nml l'A. avi:.
Wo Invito our friends and patrons to In
spect our display of Flush und Leather Goods.
In addition to them wo havo a larso stock of
Mnulcuro Goods and Fanoy articles specially
dcslgucd for Holiday Presents.
A discount of 10 per cent for cash on Holiday
InPcnrl, Ivory, Flatcd Steel, Ivory and Stas
Carvers lu cases or by tho pair.
TEA SETS, &c.
Wo havo over 30 C-plceo sets of tho latost do
slpns. Bonn Tureens nnd Ilaklnu DNhea, Ico
l'ltchcm, Water Sets, Fruit Howls, Cako Das
kcts. Casters, &o., Ac all new and frosh
goods, nt prices lower this season than over
HARRIS & SHAFERr
11 1 remi. Avo.
KADQUAItTKIlS l'OIl CANOIUM.
JfanufactitrlnR Confeclloncr, -110 Soventh fit.
Lnrticst, l-Ycshost nnd Purest Stock of Flno
Confections lu tho City,
French Mixtures.. soo per B, Olbs for $1
Flno Mixtures S3 ' ' B " St
Superior Mlxtures.40 " " 3 " 81
Aincrlcaii Mlxturos.18 " " OH! " 31
Drokcn Candy 15 " " 7 " 81
I.nrpo assortment of Candy Toys, Candy
Daskets, Canes, Anchors, hlelehs, oto, Full
ussoitmcnt of Mulllnrd's tluo Choenlnto nnd
Confections; nlso now crop French Fruits,
Uluco, etc., cto.
I nm now opening tho most oxtciifclvo nnd
complete stock of uoods 8nitahle for tho
I havo over shown.
MOKNING G! OWNS
lu nil tho deslrnhlo materials.
llltUAItl'AST JACK ll'l'N 111 bilk Velvo-
toens, clotli, reps, cto.
It.Mimill.l.AH lii silk, Windsor silk, RlorU
cloth, inohnlr, alpaca and elnahum, with
Bold, ellier, hllvcMiiounted, fancy
wouilii nnd natural handles,
OA JJKS A very choice lino with cold, sllvor,
curved and natural bonds.
SUSfKNllUItS, embrolitcred Batlu, plain
Mitlu, silk, etu.
Ni:c)C1VHAIt In the latest shapes,
U.oVi:s, lined nnd uullned. of the lending
makes and stylos.
1IOS I Hit V In cashmere, merino, Scotch wool
ir.M)Ki:it(llli:i'.s In Jnpaneso, Pongoes,
fancy silks, linen, cto.
My lino of Toilet Sots, llulr and niuokliur.
llrush Sits, Shavlni; Cases, Collar unit
Cuff Uoxes, Wicker Work llaskets
In new shapes, and many other
articles In fancy uoods will
bo found to be very
US l'I'.XXA. AVIS,
Schlitz's Milwaukoo Lagor,
THE BEST IN TUB DISTIUOT.
flAMUEL 0. PALMES, Agent,
ISSI XWKHTy-NINTn BT, N0dVraWE3T