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Volume XVI-Ne. 120.
LANCASTER, PA. TUESDAY, JAOTARY 20, 1880.
Price Twe Ceits.
PUBLISHED XVZBY XVXVUf O,
BY STEINMAN & HBN8BL,
Intelligencer Building, Southwest Cerner of
Tub Daily Iktxllieevckr la furnished te
subscribers in the City of Lancaster and sur
rounding towns, accessible by Kailread and
Daily Stage Lines at Trcr CEirrs Per Week,
payable te the Carriers, weekly. By Mall, $5 a
year in advance ; otherwise, $b.
Entered at the pest office at Lancaster, Pa., as
second class mall matter.
49-The STEAM JOB PRINTING DEFART
MKXT of this establishment possesses unsur
passed facilities for the execution of all kinds
of Plain and Fancv Printing.
Wholesale and Bctall Denier in all kinds of
LUMBER AND COAL.
-Yard: Ne.30 North Water and Prince
streets, above Lemen, Lancaster. n3-lyd
COAL! - - - COAL!!
GORREOHT & CO.,
Fer Geed and Cheap Ceal. Yard Harrisburg
Pike. Office 20 East Chestnut Street.
I. W. GOKRECHT, Agt.
J. B. B1LEY.
eS-lyd W. A. KELLER.
C0H0 & WILEY,
aSO NORTH WATER ST., Lancaster, J'a.,
Wholesale and Retail Dealers in
LUMBER AND COAL.
Alse, Contractors and Builders.
Estimates made and centnicts undertaken
en all kinds of buildings.
Branch Office : Ne. 3 NOUTII DUKE ST.
COAL! COAL! COAL! COAL!
Ceal nf the Best ijuallty put up expressly
ter liimily use, and at the low
est market prices.
TRY A SAMPLE TON.
Kg- YAltD ISO SOUTH WATER ST.
m-JMyd PHILIP SCIIUM, SON & CO.
)UT RECEIVED A FINK LOT OF BALED
TIMOTHY HAY, at
M. F. STEIGERWALT & SON'S,
DKALKKS I If
COAL! FLOUR!! GRALNl ! I
FAMILY COAL UNDER COVER.
Minnesota PatentProcess Family and Baker's
Fleur. Baled Hay and Feed of all kinds.
Warehouse and Yard : 234 North Water St
TOf ICE TO THE PUBLIC.
G. SENER & SONS.
Will continue te sell only
GEXUIXE LYKENS VALLEY
and WILKESBARRE GOALS
which are the best in the market, anil sell as
LOW as the LOWEST, and net only GUAR
ANTEE FULLWE1GHT, but allow te WEIGH
OX ANY scale in geed order.
Alse Rough and Dressed Lumber, Sash'
Deers, Blinds, Ac, at Lewest Market Prices.
Office ami yard northeast corner Prince and
Walnut Htreet-s, Lancaster, Pa. janl-tfd
HOOKS AND STATIONERY.
OLIDAY FANCY GOUDS.
Autograph and Photograph Albums, Writ
ing Desks and Werk Bexes, Christmas and
New Year Cards.
L. M. FLYNN'S,
Ne. 42 WEST KING STREET.
MANIFOLD LETTER WRITERS,
LETTER AND NOTE PAPERS,
WRITING FLUID AND INK,
STEEL PENS, GOLD PENS,
And a general assortment et Stationery, ler
JOHTT BAER'S SOIS
15 and 17 NORTH QUEEN STREET,
BOOTS AND SHOES.
BOOTS AND SHOES.
We guarantee every pair we sell. We keep
the most perfect fitting, best style and well
wearing shoes, and sell them at the very
Our stock was purchased hist summer before
the late advance in leather and material, and
we offer te give te our customers the advan
tage of our successful speculation by selling
our present stock at lower prices than we
could te-day buy again. We also continue te
at short notice, stylish and durable, and at
lower prices than any otherhheemaker here or
43-Mending done promptly and neatly. -
Give us u call.
43 WEST KING STREET.
A TTORNEYS-A T-LA W
A. J. STEINMAN,
Intelligencer Building, Southwest Cerner Cen
tre Square, Lancaster, Pa
W. U. HENSEL,
Intelligencer Building, Southwest Cerner Cen
ire equurc. jjuiiixisLcr, x a.
CUAS. K. KLINE,
Ne. 15 North Duke street, Lancaster, Pa.
All kinds of Conveyances promptly drawn.
UENRY A. KILEY,
Attorney and Counseller-at-Law
21 Park Bew, Ne x Yerk.
Collections made In all parts of the United
Slates, and a general legal business transacted.
Refers by permission te Steinman & Hensel.
SE LOCHER'S HORSE AND CATTLE
FALL & WINTER.
We are new prepared te show the public one
of the largest stocks of
ever exhibited in the city et Lancaster. Geed
Working Suits for men 6.00. Geed Styles
Casslmere Suits for men $7.50. Our All Weel
Men's Suits that we are selling ter $9.00 arc as
geed as you can buy elsewhere for $12.00. Our
stock of Overcoats are Immense. All grades
and every variety of styles and colors, for
men, boys and youths, ulf our own manufac
ture. Full line of Men's, Youths' and Beys'
Suits. Full line of Men's, Youths' and Beys'
CUSTOM DEPARTMENT !
We are prepared te show one et the best
stocks of Piece Goods te select from and have
made te order ever shown in the city. They
are all arranged en tables fitted up expressly
se that every piece can e examined before
making a selection. All our goods have been
purchased before the rise in woolens. We are
prepared te make up in geed style and at short
notice and at bottom prices. We make te or
der an All Weel Suit for $12.00. By buying
your goods at
3'eu save one profit, as we manufacture all our
own Clothing and give employment te about
one hundred hands. Call and examine out
stock and be convinced as te the truth of which
MYERS & RATHFOK,
Centre Hall. Ne. 12 East King Street.
OUR JANUARY PRICE LIST.
Great reduction In price te close out a large
Consisting of ever 500 PATTERNS.
ENGLISH AND FRENCH NOVELTIES
Reduced te $8.00 PER PAIR. Large Let et
SCOTCH, ENGLISH AND FIXE AMERI
Fer Genteel Wear, of the Latest and Best
Styles, at $7.00. Demestic Goods of the leading
Standard Brands, at $1 te $3 per pair. A Large
Line of Imported Suitings at a Sacrifice Do De
mestic Suitings at all pi ices. Persons in want
of a Geed
Will de well te call and examine the stock.
Plain as well as the most Ultra Styles at lcs
than Cost Price. We want te close them te
make room for our
Call early and secure bargains.
J. K. SMALING,
121 North Queen Street.
24 CENTRE SQUARE.
Closing out our
In order te make loom for the
Large Spring Stock,
Which we arc new manufacturing.
Suits and Suitings,
Te be sold at the Lew est Prices.
D. B. Hostetter & Sen,
24 CENTRE SQUARE,
FOUNDERS AXJi MACHINISTS.
1 BOILER MANUFACTORY,
SHOP ON PLUM STREET,
Oppesitkthk Locomotive Works.
The subscriber continues te manufacture
BOILERS AND STEAM ENGINES,
Fer Tanning and ether purposes ;
Shcetriren Werk, and
49 Jobbing promptly attended te.
augls-lyd JOHN BEST.
TDK ACADEMY CONNECTED WITH
Franklin ami Marshall College otters su
perler advantages te young men and boys who
desire either te prepare for college or te obtain
a thorough academic education. Students re
ceived at any time during the school year
Send ler circulars. Address
REV. JAMES CRAWFORD,
eettl-lyd Lancaster. Pa.
TITARCUS U. SKHNEK,
Ne. 120 North Prince street
Prompt and particular attention paid te al
toratlen and repairs. sl3-lyd
Greatly Retail Prices
Having just returned from New Yerk with a
FOR MEN'S WEAR,
Would respectfully announce te his customers
and the public that he will have his regular
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29th.
AND PRICES AS LOW AS ANY HOUSE IN
THIS CITY AT
Ne. 51 North Queen Street.
GRIND CLOSING SALE!
OVERCOATS AND HEAVY SUITINGS.
te buyers of Clothing in order te make room
for a large SPRING STOCK new being manu
factured, and we are needing room. We offer
well-made and stylish
Clothing for Men and Beys
than ever heard of belere, aithengh Heeds are
going up every day. We will -ell, ter w e must
liave the room.
Loek at Our Astonishingly Lew Price
OVERCOATS! OVERCOATS! OVERCOATS!
for $2.90, ler $3.85, for $5.33, for $0.75.
OVERCOATS ! OVERCdATS ! OVERCOATS
for $7.75. for $9.75, for $10.75.
OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS !
for $12, $14, $16 and $-20.
These arc heavy-lined Overcoats, carclully
made and splendidly trimmed.
OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS ;
for $7.50, ler $3.50, for $9.30, for $12.
OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS ! OVERCOATS !
for $15, for $18, for $20.
These are Plaid-Back Overcoats, equal te
HEAVY, MEN'S SUITS !
for $3.50, $1.00, $5.00, $7.00, $9.00, $10.00.
MEN'S SUITS FOR FINE DRESS !
for $12.00, $14.00, $15.00, $1C00, $18.00 and $20,00.
BOY'S' SUITS AND OVERCOATS !
BOYS' SUITS from $2.25 te $10.00.
BOYS' OVERCOATS VERY LOW.
We sell only our own make ami guarantee
Meney returned en all goods net teund as
SPlease call, whether you ishte purchase
Is stocked with the latest styles, which wc
make te measure at the lowest cash prices and
guarantee a perfect fit.
SUITS TO ORDER from $12 upwards.
PANTS TO ORDER from $3.50 upwards.
D. GANSMAN & BRO.,
MERCHANT TAILORS AND CLOTHIERS,
66 & 68 NORTH QUEEN ST.,
S. TV. Cerner et Orange, Lancaster, Pa.
WALL PATERS, &e.
E ARE PREPARED TO MAKE
ALL KINDS OF
In the best manner and Lew Prices.
Gimp Bands, Curtain Leeps, Heeks, &c.
TULL STOCK OF
Seme very Choice New Patterns,
FRINGES, FIXTURES, &c.
Measures of Windows taken and shades put
up promptly. Call and see.
PHAEES W. PRY,
63 North Queen street.
AE. McCANN, AUCTIONEER OF REAL
. Estate and Personal Property. Orders
left at Ne. 35 Charlette street, or at the Black
Herse Hetel, 44 and 46 North Queen street, will
receive prompt attention. Bills made entand
attended te without additional cost. e27-ly
TUESDAY EVENING, JAN. 20, 1880.
Hew Seme of the Mendicant Tribe in Lon Len Lon
eon Get Their Living.
We take the following from tlie Londen
A very curious tribe of beggars is that
whose members torture themselves, net out
of view and te excite sympathy when the
deed is done by exhibiting the results, but in
the sight of everybody who cheeses te leek
en, and just te draw contributions by the
oddity of the performance. This is one of the
eldest and most widespread of mendicant
tricks, only in ether days and in distant
lands the beggar tried and still tries te dig
nify the practice by attaching te it high
religious motive and meaning. Anybody
walking along the towing-path of the Isis,
between Felly bridge and Iffley, en any of
the summer days which idle Oxford devotes
te rowing matches during the uni
versity vacation, will notice in all
directions young mendicants Hinging
themselves headlong into the water,
clothes and all, for the sake of a few
coppers. Going round the public houses of
the same city he will observe abundance of
torture of stomach and nerve by extraordi
nary feats of drinking. A fellow will walk
into one of these taverns, when it is full,
and make an ener, which is seldom re
fused, te gulp down at a single draught a
pet of ale every ten minutes, for an hour
or even longer the pay being a shilling or
two and the ale often for the ale alone ;
and a second, who does net care for ale,
will undertake te deposit a pint of strong
spirits in his stomach, at the rate of a
glass every Ave minutes, at a similar price.
Moreover, all these swillers are prepared te
repeat the performance after sleeping a
couple of hours in a hayloft. There used
te be Oxford taverns each of which retain
ed one of these extraordinary beer and
spirit bibbers as a special attraction. Such
people invariably come te a premature eud
and often in form te attract public atten
tion, as when some unaccustomed per
formance in thejr special line slays them
en the spot. Akin te the drinking Log
gers are theso who gorge enormous
quantities of feed often raw and
occasionally of strange seit at a mo
ment's notice and for a stipulated sum.
Net long age a fellow of this kind was
maintained by the landlord of a wayside
tavern in Bucks shecrly en account of his
inordinate veracity, which drew customers
from all sides te witness it in action. This
deveuier would make nothing of eating a
dozen dinners in succession, and as fast as
they would be prepared and only for the
sake of the feed, which was paid for by the
neighbors. I have met with fellows who
made a point of eating a portion of every
meal taken in public raw, and one in par
ticular in the outskirts of Birmingham
an abominable scoundrel who used te
delight the low-lived brutes of his neigh
borhood by capping every gorging per
fermance with what he called chawing
up" a live fowl or rabbit.
The strangest of all these people, how
ever, are these who haunt the waterside
taverns of large seaports in order te as
tonish Jack by swallowing such "uncon
sidered trifles " as the shanks of clay
pipes, horn buttons, and even small nails
properly blunted. I have known a swal swal
lewer of this kind who, in seeking te out
do himself, actually "belted" a clasp
knife and lived te beast of the achieve
ment. Other mendicants make a living
by showing hew much pain they can in
ilict en themselves, or undergo at the
hands of ethers, without wincing. And a
great amount of ciuelty is perpetrated en
these wretches by the fellows whom they
seek te interest. One of this class of
beggar that I saw had the tips of his ears
seared away by frequent touches of the
tap-room poker heated rea-het ; another
would bare his calves and run half a
dozen pins into them te the heads ;
a thiid would strike his knuckles
with all his force against a wall ;
a fourth was given te suspend
ing himself in a halter by the chin for
minutes at a time, and there were
ethers who would bear te be half roasted,
doubled up into excruciating positions, or
te have nausseus drugs poured down their
threats. And -all this was done and suf
fered, and with an appearance of jollity
tee, for the sake of the drinks and the
coppers that were te fellow. I have even
met with a fellow in Lancashire who
was always ready te lay his head face
downwards en the read, and let the wheel
of a light cart run ever it for a small con
sideration. There was a spice of trickery
in the act, indeed, but still it is perilous
enough. He used te lay his skull between
two loose bricks or paving stones, and
thus escape the first shock of the
wheel and a geed deal of the pressure ;
and the head being an uncommonly thick
one, the rest mattered little. Still I have
seen that same head strapped up in all
directions in consequence of wounds re
ceived in the performance of its owner's
By far the most exceptional beggar I
ever encountered the only one, indeed,
claiming te be really wonderful is te be
seen as for eight or nine years past
about eleven miles from where I write. I
have heard of several such during the last
thirty-live years, as the Irish fasting man,
Bernard Cavanagh, as the Welsh fasting
girl, but never had the fortune te meet
any but her. Still, I ought te be satisfied,
for much mere was claimed for her than
was claimed for either of the two just
mentioned. It is asserted that net only
has she spent a great portion of her life in
one long, unbroken trance, but that net a
single morsel of solid feed has passed her
lips during the whole of that time. In ad
dition, the imposture has remained un
detected all these years and premises
se te remain undetected for a geed many
years longer. Between nine and ten
years age a farm laborer of no
repute, lest the woman who passed as his
wife. He was left with two daughters,
one about twelve and the ether a little
elder, and both se alike that they were
hardly te be distinguished. Shortly after
wards he made a "broomstick marriage"
as irregular connections are called in
that quarter with a kindred being, a
short, stout, resolute-looking woman, with
a wicked countenance, unpleasant antece
dents, and a mighty capacity for beer-bibbing.
She came of a family that had
already played off a case of trance, with a
geed deal of profit te all concerned, until
it came te a premature end by the party
exhibited becoming dissatisfied with her
part and still mere with her share of the
proceeds, and se refusing te perform any
longer. This affair suggested the trance at
present in progress. Directly after the
"broomstick" marriage it was proclaimed
that the younger of the laborer's daughters
had lallen into the lethargy in which she
still remains. A great noise was made about
the affair and much attention was drawn
te it, especially as it was announced that
the disease " ran in the bleed" and that
some day or ether nobody could tell when'
the girl would recover her senses, speak
a few words wonderful of course and
incontinently give up the ghost, all after
the fashion of her ancestors, who had been
similarly " taken." People came from
all quarters te beheld, and net a few of the
comers entertained and still entertain the
desire and hope of being present at the
premised revival. I paid a visit te the
place en a remarkable day in 1878. A mere
pieasant day for such an excursion or mere
uninviting excursion for such a day would
hardly be selected. Nevertheless there
was no break in the stream of visitors that
day, and the takings must have amounted
te a couple of pounds. On the whole I de
net think I shall be at all exaggerating if
I estimate the revenues of this particular
imposture for which I am sure it is at
quite 300 a year. Having purchased
the ritrht of way, I was led te the
show-room. I need net dcsciibe the de
tails of this familiar imposition. On going
down stairs I saw the sister, the picture
of the ether in all things, notably in fea
tures and complexion. It was easy te
understand that the two might change
places from time te time. Besides, there
was a geed deal about the place and its
tenants te impress me disagreeably ;
everything smacked of imposture. But it
must be admitted that it is well carried
out, considering the quality of the people.
They will allow no one te" interfere with
their management of the sleeping girl or
te place a linger en her, except under their
own supervision. They refuse all the
offers of benevolence, would net allow her
te enter a hospital or te be attended by a
professional nurse. They exhibit her and
that is all. Authoritative interference they
defy, because, as the woman explained it
te myself, they "asks nethin' from no
body ; people gives if they likes, and se
neither the parish nor the police dare med
dle with them." The family is net liked
by the leading people about, who enter
tain an opinion concerning the case much
the same as my own, Most of the mere
villagers, however, and notably its small
tradesmen, are staunch belivers, in fact
they find it te their interest te cry up the
whole thing, since there arc few of them
who de net derive benefit in one way or
another from the everlasting Hew of visi
tors. Celestial Customs.
Heme and Demestic Arrangements of the
CliiiieHe Imperial Family. Tutors and
Pupils. The Watchers of the
The Heng Keng Daily Press gives the
following account of the education of the
sons of the Chinese emperors and some of
the domestic arrangements of the royal
la mil' :
The sons of the Manchu emperors
( hwangtsz ) undergo from their tenderest
youth a system of the strictest education.
Rising at about 3 o'clock in the morning,
they first take their lessen in Chinese liter
ature, under the superintendence of the
only tutor who has the title of ship-fu or
"master." The tutor rises from his chair
as seen as the Imperial pupils enter and re
ceives from the latter a curtsey (tu-ch'ien),
which is then returned in the same
form. The tutor takes the seat
of honor, and when the lessen
is learned the pupil brimrs up his book,
deposits it before his teacher and returns
te his seat te repeat the task by heart. If
the lessen is net learned the tutor requests
a eunuch in attendance te bring the ferule
(ch'ing pan), and makes a show of ad
ministering correction. But each imperial
pupil is accompanied by eight fellow stu
dents (pwan-tub), known in Manchu lan
guage as ha-ha-chu, who study the same
books as their young master. When it
becomes necessary te admonish the latter
mere seriously the ha-ha-chu arc beaten
with the ferule vicariously ; but when the
imperial pupil acquits himself well they
arc, en the ether hand, commended or re
warded. A recalcitrant and obstinate
prince is as the last resei t actually himself
Hogged, though probably only nominally
by the teacher, or taken before the em
peror, who directs a eunuch te pinch his
cheeks (ch'ih pajeu). The late Emperor
T'ung-chih was frequently tweaked in this
way by order of the empresses.
The Chinese lessens occupies two hours;
after this comes the Manchu and Mengel
lessens in composition, given by the teach
ers who enjoy the less honorable title sefu
and who are obliged te meet their pupil at
the deer and make the first obeisance.
Then come lessens in various spoken lan
guages Manchu, Mongul, T'angut and
in local Chinese dialects. After these
come courses of instruction in feet and
horse archery (ma-pu-chien), athletics,
fencing, putting the stone, etc. (kung-tau-shih),
under the guidance of a
class of instructors called an-ta. The
whole of the young piinces' day
is taken up with mental or physical
exercises and they retire te lest at a very
early hour. At suitable intervals their
meals are weighed out for them, and en
no account are they allowed te in
dulge in the pleasures of the table.
At the early age of fifteen they
must marry. One year before a wife i
selected for the heir apparent, he is pro
vided with a handmaid taken from the
families of the inner banners (nei-ch'i) of
the imperial household (nc-wu-fu), who
must be one year elder than himself, and
prepare for his husband's duties. On his
accession this handmaid (tach 'iporke) re
ceives the title of fci, which is given tejher
alone among these inmates of the harem
who arc selected from the inner banners.
Ne one but the empress is allowed te pas.
the night with the emperor. The emperor
sleeps with eight handmaids (ch'ang-tsia)
sitting upon his bed, and sixteen ethers
(ta-ying) underneath the bed. all of them
girls from the nei-wu-fu. Their function
is te keep watch ever his majesty, and
they aie net allowed te sneeze, cough,
spit, or utter any sound.
A lay In the Palace.
The movements of the emperor after
awakening in the morning are signalized
by a clapping of hands en the part of the
eunuch en guard. Once a year en New
Year's Day the emperor and empress pre
side at a grand banquet, the empress sit
ting en the emperor's left hand. This is
the only occasion during the year en
which the emperor can see his wives to
gether and compare their respective merits.
The empress presents ai tides of feed (ke
shih), te the eunuchs, who receive it from
her majesty en their knees, and the em
peror performs the same politeness te the
women. The emperor is spoken of
and te as hwang-chang "Majesty" by
all but members of the inner
banners who use the term "chu-tsz"
"deminus." The emperor, empress,
and concubines arc all called by the
eunuchs "fe ye" or "chu-tzs" i. c,
" Buddha" or " demiuus," and the im
perial princess " ye" the latter term
equivalent te " sire." They are spoken
of as "ake." The three inner gates of
the imperial apartments are never entered
even by eunuchs, and of men only eunuchs
arc allowed te pass the fifth gate, which is
watched by a corps of imperial guards
(shi-wei), who arc authorized te strike
the shins of even the highest officers who
may approach without giving the word. If
an inmate of the female apartments wishes
te purchase anything, or te communicate
with the outer world, she must send a
handmaid te sound the iron plate (tien),
or the clapper (pang-tzs), with which the
harem is provided, en which the head
eunuch approaches te inquire who is in
want of assistance. Having learned who
calls, he despatches the under eunuch
specially attached te this department, who
addresses the handmaid aud takes her or
ders, either verbally or en a slip of paper.
The cabinet ministers (chun-chi) rise every
morning at 2, present themselves at court
at 3 a. m., and arc then received in audi
ence. Their meals are served up gratis freni
the emperor's pantry and the whole day is
spent at the palace, until 4 p. m. en "off
days and till G p. m. en days when there is
military business te discuss. Thus the only
time they can call their own is from say 5
p. m. te 2 a. ra. If indisposed, of course,
they may obtain leave of absence, which
must frequently be a great been. The
chnnchi never return the calls of any but
the most distinguished provincial officers,
and even then this is done en the way from
DRY GOODS, AC.
WE CANNOT ADVERTISE
Reduction of Prices,
As many kinds of goods are geinn up
in price every week, but we held a large
stock of desirable Dry Goods that are
selling at rates proportionate te cost
some time age. In the matter of
MUSLINS we secured and 3IUSLINS
stored? away an immense MUSLINS
quantity, se that our sales- MUSLINS
rooms and reserve stock- MUSLINS
rooms leek like wholesale MUSLINS
stores. These standard MUSLINS
goods are new retailing MUSLINS
largely at less than future MUSLINS
Wc also bought freely ei
And can show the geed results of our
bargaining en inquiry at the Flannel
We are also selling
Cheaper than they can be bought at.
The people will have te pay higher for
many kinds of dry goods atter the pres
ent stock are sold out.
GRAND DEP0T-13TH ST.,
E. F. BOWMA3ST,
106 EAST KING ST.,
Black Walnut Clocks,
;A11 Styles, at Lew Prices.
13 East King Street, Lancaster, l:i.
Te Titace Buyers !
Opened this day
ONE BALE OP
Next Doer te the Court Heuse.
SPECIAL INVITATION TO ALL.
Te examine my stock of Parler Suits. Cham
ber Suits, Patent Keckcrs, Kay Chairs, Katan
Keekers. Hat Hacks, Marble Tep Tables, Ex
tension Tables. Sideboards, Hair. Husk, Wire
and Common Mattresses, Heek Cases. Ward
robes, Kscriteirs. Upholstered Cane and Weed
Seat Chairs, Cupboards, Sinks. Deughtrays,
Ilreakfast Tables, Dining Tables, c always
en hand, at price that are acknowledged te be
as cheap as the cheapest.
UPHOLSTERING IN ALL ITS RRANCHES.
REPAIRING PROMPTLY AND
Picture Frames en hand and made te ordei erdei
Regihling done at Reasonable Rates at the
New Picture Frame and Furniture Stere,
T,yi EAST KING STREET,
(Owr llursk's Giecery and Sprcchei's Slate
WALTER A. HEINITSH,
(Schindlcr's Old Stand),
WM. P. FRAILEY'S
MONUMENTAL. MARBLE WORKS
7.18 Nertn eneen Street, Lancaster, Pa.
MONUMENTS, HEAD AND FOOT STONES,
CEMETERY LOTS ENCLOSED, Ac.
All work guaranteed and satisfaction given
In every particular.
N. 11. Remember, works at the extreme end
of North Queen street. mSOl
r- flf returns In SO days en 100 invest
tMZUU cd. Official reports free. Like
profits weekly en Stock options of $10 te $30.
Address T. POTTER WIGHT & CO., Rankers,
Wall Street. N. Y. oae-Iyd&w
Mn TO c?nn AXI WISHING TO
nMU OtlUvi. make money in Wall st.
should deal with the undersigned. Write for
explanatory circulars, sent free by
ITTfK'TT'Vf Sr fA Bankers and Brokers,
lillrlLLlilt & LU., a Exchange Place,
New Yerk. lel9-3mdeed
LOCHER'S COUGH SYRUP.
watcnes and Clocks,
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B1T "TV I.C. BIT
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HOP ulccrefer HOP
Intemperance and the nseefOpI-HOP
uui, xouacce. .narcotics ana aumu- bit
hints, removing all taste.desireand ERS
habit of using any of them, render
ing the taste or desire foranyefnOP
thsm perfectly odious and disgust- BIT
lng. Giving everyone perfect aud EKS
irresistible control of the sebrlety
of themselves or their friends. HOP
It pruvents that absolute physical BIT
and moral prostration that fellows ERS
the sudden breakiugetT from using
stimulants or narcotics. HOI
Package, prepaid, te cure I te 5 BIT
persons, $i or at your druggist's, EKS
$1.75 per bottle. Temperance socle secle
ties should recommend it. It Is HOP
perfectly harmless and never-tail-BIT
lng. Hep Bitters Manfacturing Ce., EKS
Rochester, X. Y., Sele Agents.
Hep Cough Cure destroys all nOP
pain, loosens the cough, quiets the BIT
nerves, produces rest, and never EKS
fails te cure.
The Hep Pad for Stomach, Liver nep
and Kidneys, is superior te all BIT
ethers. Cures by absorption. It is ERS
perfect ask druggists.
The Hen Bitters Mfjr. Ce.. of Ke- HOP
Chester, .N.Y., only prepare these BIT
remedies, also the Hep Bitters, ERS
which are in no sense a beverage or
intoxicant, but the Purest and Best HOP
Medicine ever made, making mere BIT
cures than all ether remedies. EKS
FOR SALE BY ALL DRUGGISTS.
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K-W K-W K-W K-W K-W K-W
THE ONLY REMEDY
K-W T1IAT ACTS AT TUB 8AMB TIMK OX
K-W THE LIVER,
K-W THE BOWELS,
K-w and the KIDNEYS.
K-W This combined action gives It
wenucriui power te cure iui uis-K-W
k-w lVhy Are We Sick?
K-W Because we allow these great or
gans te become clogged or torpid,
K-W and poisonous humors are there
fore forced Inte the bleed that
K-W should be expelled naturally.
Itilieusnest, lHles, Constipation,
Kidney CemptaintH, Urinary
Diseases, Female Weak
nesses, and Nervous
by causing free action of these or
gans and restoring their power te
threw off disease.
Why Suffer "Billens Pains and
Aches? Why tormented with Plies
and Constipation? Why frightened
ever Disordered Kidneys? Why
endure Sick or Nervous Headaches?
Why have sleepless nights?
Use KIDNEY WORT and rejoice
in health. It is a dry, vegetable com
pound, and one package will make
six quarts of medicine. Get It of
your Druggist. He will order It for
you. Price, $1,00.
Wells, Ricuaudsen & Ce., Preps.,
(Will send pest-paid.)
K-W K-W K-W K-W K-W K-W
-I HEAT BARGAINS.
A Large Assortment of all kinds et
Arc still sold at lower rates than ever at the
H. S. SHIRK,
2U2 WEST KING STREET.
Call and examine our steckand satisfy your
self that we can show the largest assortment
of Brussels, Three plies and Ingrains ut all
prices at the lowest Philadelphia prices. Alse
en hand a large and complete assortment et
RAG CARPETS. Satisfaction guaranteed both
ns te price and quality. Yeu are invited te call
and see my goods. Ne trouble In showing
them, even if you de net want te purchase.
Don't forget this notice : Yeu can save
money here if you want te buy.
Particular attention given te custom work.
Alse en hand a full assortment of Counter
panes, Oil Cleths and Blankets of every va
Philip Scimm, Sen & Ce.
HAVB ON IIASTD
Nes. 38 & 40 WEST KING ST.,
(Formerly II. Z. Rhoads Bre.'s,)
a tine selection et the Well-known, Gen
uine LANCASTER QLTLTS, Woolen and Half
Woolen COVERLETS. CARPETS. Carpet
Chain, Yarns of all kinds, a complete line et
Ladies' Furnishing Goods, Notions. Ac.
Scouring and Dyeing promptly attended te.
In order te accommodate the public we have
located our Ceal Office at the above place.
PHILIP SCHU3I, SON 4 CO.,
e31-3mdw 38 & 40 West King St.. Lancastet
TINW.IRE, A C-
Shertzer, Humphreville & Kieffer,
(the latter employed by Jacob Gable as practi
cal plumber for a dozen years past), having
formed a ce-partinership and purchased the
entire stock, fixtures and geed will of JACOB
GABLE In the
GAS FITTING AND PLUMBING BUSI
NESS, would respectfully announce te a hitherto
generous public that they arc new prepared
te attend. In addition te their
HOXTSEFURNISHING AND T INS MIT 1 1
IXU, GAS FITTING AND PLUMB
ING IN EVERY FORM.
Call and examine stock and ascertain prices
before going elsewhere. Satisfaction guuran
(120-lmd WM. A. KIEFFFK.
Having sold the entire stock, fixtures and
geed will of my Gas Fitting and Plumbing Es
tablishment, at Ne. SO East King street, te
Messrs. Shertzer, Hnmphreville & Kieffer (the
latter of whom was my practical pi umber for a
dozen years or mere), I take this opertunIty
of recommending them te the public as de
serving of patronage, and also et tlianking the
public for their generosity te me in the past as
well as asking u continuance of the same for
the new firm. JACOB GABLE.
I would respectfully call the attention el
persons wanting a first-class Piane that 1 have
been appointed sole agent for Lancaster coun
Ghickering & Sen's Celebrated Pianos,
Of Bosten, Mass. Pianos can be seen at my
Organ Manufacturing Warerooms, 320 North
decK-2tdeawd4wtfl Lancaster. Pa.
1RY LOCHER'S COUGH SYRUP.
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