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AFTER THE CHILDEEN.
How the W. C. T. U. Will Get the
Yotes of Allegheny Fathers for
THE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT
They "Will Carry the Campaign Into the
Public School Rooms.
TSAIEKS TESTEEDAr FOE PE0HIBITI0X
TheJ Woman's Christian Temperance
TJnion is about to make a new departure to
reach voters, and place before them the mat
ter of prohibitory Constitutional amendment
The women propose to carry the work into
the public schools, and through the children
reach the fathers.
Yesterday afternoon an "amendment prayer
meeting" of the Union was held at their
headquarters, Ko. 534 Smithfield street.
Owing to insufficient notice the attendance
was net as large as it would otherwise hare
been. Among those who were pres
ent were Mrs. Dr. Swift and
Mrs. J. S. Collins, two of the original band
of "crusaders," who were arrested and
locked up in the Central station for carry
ing on the temperance work in front of
saloons in 1872.
The meeting was opened by Mrs. Dr.
Swift, who stated flie object of the gathcr
ini Her remarks were to the effect that
prayers would be needed to guide the people
so they would see the necessity of voting for
TEMPEKANCE IX THE SCHOOLS.
After the reading of the Scriptures and a
prayer bv Mrs. Swift, Mrs. J. Ellen Foster
offered a" prayer. She spoke in a pathetie
manner of yesterday's disaster, and ex
pressed pity for the families of the men who
Mrs. Monroe, a State Prohibition lecturer,
whoquictlv came into the room, surprised
the ladies, who did not know she was in the
city. Mrs. Monroe spoke of the work she
was doing among the schools and particu
larly amongthe teachers' institutes through
out the State, She calls her method ''scien
tific teaching," and illustrated a number of
cases where it had met with good results.
At the conclusion of her remarks, Mrs.
Swift spoke of the necessity of baring Mrs.
Monroe lecture before the Teachers' Institute
of Allegheny County. Mrs. Foster told
how the teachers in Iowa presented the
liquor question to the children, who in turn
talked about the matter to their parents.
In this way the Toters in the family were
made to see the issue, and when the time
came they Toted the Prohibition ticket
She advised the women to be courageous,
and even if they were counted out at the
polls, they would achieve a victory.
When asked what she meant by "being
counted out," she said: "If they did not get
enough votes." She stated they had hun
dreds of men who would promise to vote for
the amendment, but when the time came
they would stay at home and let somebody
else do the voting.
Mrs. Monroe wanted to put a copy of
Julia Coleman's catechism on alcoholic ex
periments in the hands of every teacher in
the public schools of Allegheny county, and
let them teach the catechism to the children.
It would be necessary for the union to bring
their social influence to bear upon the
teachers to get them interested in the work.
Mrs. Collins spoke of how the crusaders
were dragged through the streets and put
into cells alongside drunken men in 1872.
Among other ladies present was Mrs.
Ella Watson, State Secretary of the union.
To-Pay nnd ToOIorrovr
Attend the great $15 sale at the P. C. C. C.
This is the greatest chance yet $40 over
coats, $30 Suits, handsome cape coats,
storm coats, ulsters, not any of these gar
ments arc worth less than 530. They all
will go to-day and to-morrow for $15.
Don't miss this great bargain sale. Of
course first comes get best choice.
P. C. C. C, Cor. Grant and DJamond . sis.,
Opp. new Court House.
Attekd our sale of odd lengths of
striped surahs, India silk, striped and fancy
velvets, at 35c per yard.
MWFSU Hugus & Hacke.
An extra bargain in gent's grain tap sole
waterproof bals, worth S3, at only $2 per pair,
at G. D. Simen's, 78 Ohio street, Allegheny.
Western Pexssylvama Hospital,)
PiTTSBunc. Januarr 8. 1SS9. J
THK ANNUAL. MEETING OF THE CON
TRIBUTORS to the Western Pennsylvania
Hospital will be held at theDepartment for the
Insane, at Dixmont, on TUESDAY, January 15,
between the hours of 12 M. and 3 o'clock r. k.
jalO-3 JOHN A. HARPER, Secretary.
VJOTICE-TO ALL MEMBERS OF L. U.
1 No. 211, Brotherhood of Carpenters and
Joiners of America: You are herebv requested
to meet at hall on SATURDAY MORNING.
Jan. 12. at 9 o'clock, to attend the funeral nf
Bro. Georgo Mason at 10 A. M., and funeral of
Bro. Samuel Brown, at 2 F.M. Members of
other L. U.'s invited.
jall-39 Br order of PRESIDENT.
FRANK W. SMITH, Attorney at Law.
TESTATE OF ELIZABETH WILBERT.
Jj deceased. Notice is hereby given that
letters of administration on tbe estate of
Elizabeth Wilbert, late of the city of Pitts
burg. Allegheny county. Pa., deceased, hare
been granted to Harry J. Wilbert aud Samuel
C. Dally, of the said city of Pittsburg, to
whom ail persons indebted to said estate are
requested to make payment, and thoso having
claims or demands will make known tbe same
without delay. HARRY J. WILBERT,
SAMUEL C. DALLY, Administrators.
German American Ins. Co. or Penna.,
Office No. Ill Fourth Avenue,
Pittsburg. January 4. 1SS9.
ELECTION-THE ANNUAL ELECTION
for 12 directors of tbe company will be held
attms omce .mu.mjai, January 14, ltsss, be
tween the hours of 11 o'clock A. SI. and lr.K.
ja5-C7-D W. J. PATTERSON, Secretary.
Germania Savings Bank, 1
Pittsburg. January 10. 1SS9. f
ELECTION-THE ANNUAL ELECTION
for nine directors of this bank, to serve
lor tlie ensuini year, will be held at the bank
on TUESDAY, January 15, 18S9, between the
hours of 11 o'clock a. si. and 2 o'clock r. si.
jalO-25 CHAS. SEIBERT, Seer.
Office Union IxstmANcr. Co.
ELECTION-THE ANNUAL ELECTION
for 12 directors of this companv to serve
for the ensuing year will be held at o'flice of the
company. No. 545 Wood st. on MONDAY,
January 14, 18S9, between the hours of 11 a. si.
and 1 p. M. J. W. J. McLAIN,
office of allf.oheny ins. co.,
67 Fourth Avenue,
Pittsburg. January 7 1R)
ELECTION-AN ELECTION FORDIREC
TORS of this company to serve during the
ending year wili be held on MONDAY, the
14th inst, between the hours of 12 si. and 1 r.SL
jaS-53 C. G. DONNELL. Secretary.
Iron Cut Gold Mining Co.. 1
Pittsburg. Pa. f
ELECTION-THE ANNUAL ELECTION
for Directors of this company will be .'-eld
at the Columbia Oil Company's Office. Mc
Clintock Block, Market street TUESDAY,
January 15, between the hours of 330 and 4 r.
M. JOHN R. WATSON, Sec.
Office of Ben Franklin InsuranceCo,
43 Ohio Street. Alleghent, Pa
January L 1859.
ELECTION.-THE ANNUAL ELECTION
of directors of this company, to serve tur
ng the ensuing j ear, will beheld iu theojice
ot the company on MONDAY. January 14. 18S9,
between the hours of 10 a. si. and 2 P. M. WM
A. FORD, Secretary. ja2-39-D
Office Pittsburg, Allegheny and 1
Manchester Passenger Railway Co.,
E Pittsburg. January 10. 1889. )
LECTION-THE ANNUAL MEETING
of the stockholders of the Pittsburg, Alle
gheny and Manchester Passenger Railway
Company, and the election for managers to
serve for the ensuing year, will he held at the
office of the companv, corner of Libertv and
Market streets, on MONDAY, JANUARY 21,
1889. between the hoars of 2 and 3 o'clock, P. M.
jalO-40-D CHAS. SEIBERT, Secretary.
J$3Displas advertisement one dollar per
square or one insertion. Classified advertise
ments on this page such as Wanted, For Sale,
To Let, elc ten cents per line for each inser
tion, and none taken for less than fifty cents.
THE PITTSBURG DISPATCH
For the accommodation of the
public, Branch Offices have been
established at the following places,
where "Want, For Sale, To Let, and
other transient ad vertisements "will
be received up to 9 P. M. for insar
tion next morning:
Advertisements are to be prepaid except where
advertisers already have accounts with Tux DIS
THOSIAS 3ICCAFFKKY, 3&,9 Butler street.
EM1L G. STUCKEY. Mth street and Penn avc
E. G. STCCKEY&CO.,'WyIleave. and Fulton St.
N. STOKELY, Fifth Avenue Market House.
J. TV. WALLACE, 6111 Penn avenue.
MCALLISTER & SHElBLER,5th av. & Atwood St,
JACOB srOHN. No. 2 Carson street.
CHAS. SCHWARM, 1707 Carson street.
A. J. KAEKCHEK, 59 Federal street.
JICBR1UE UltOS.. Federal and Ohio streets.
FKEDII. EGGEKS. 172 Ohio street.
F. IL EGGEKS Jfc bON, Ohio and Chestnut sts.
J F. STEVENSON. Arch and Jackson streets.
THOMAS S1CHEN It V, Western and Irwin aves.
IS. TV. HUGHES. Pennsylvania and Beaver aves.
PEKKYM. GLEI.M. Kebeccaand Allegheny aves.
ANTED A GOOD UAItBER. APPLY AT
AL HAUCK'B, 403. Butler st. -Jall-3S
WANTED A GOOD BARBER. AFFLY
Friday and Saturday at 2835 l'ENN AVE.
"TrTA-NTED CARRIAGE WOODWORKER
for general repairing. WEKNKE BROS.,
JlcKecsport. Pa. JalI-16
WANTED-AN UPHOLSTERER WHO CAN
make and lay carpets. Address P. L.,
Pittsburg Fostofflce. JaU-91
VT7 ANTED A MAN FAMILIAR WrTH TAK
V ING oil and iras leases. Address, wlthrcfcr
ence, A. B. L., Dispatch office. JalO-39
WANTED-A GOOD WAGONWAKER WHO
has references. Applv to BOBT. SCOTT,
E. T. STEEL WORKS. Bessemer. Jall-H
WANTED-FOP. A STEEL CASTING FOUN
DRY a msn as foreman irho understands
the business. Address, with full particulars. BOX
A. D., Dispatch office. jall-11
XTTANTED TWO YOUNG S1EN TO ACT AS
W news agents on the train, with a rash se
curity ofjio 00 Inquire at UNION J.EWS CO.,
footof Kossst., city. jall30
understands mechanical drawing and mill
ronstmctlon: Job last about one month. Address
W. D. H., Dispatch office. Jall-31
-TTTANTED FIKST-CLASS MELTEKS ON
v open hearth furnaces; also first helpers for
ditto: state wares nnd Inclose copv of testimoni
als, etc Address STEEI- Dispatch office. JalO-27
-T7-ANTED-AGENTS-J75 A MONTH AND
V V expenses paid any person to sell our goods;
no capital: salarv monthlv; particulars free.
STANDAKD blLVEKWARE CO.. Boston.
WANTED - AGENTS TO SELL CLINE'S
foot heaters and patent fuel for carriages,
wagons, etc: sells at sight. Inqnlreafter3F. M.,
WM. SEMFLE, JIL, 165 Federal St.. Allegheny,
-TITANTED-MANAGEK FOR OUR PENN-
V SYLVAN IA office; salary, tl.STO: control
H000 (wholesale) worth of goods; must make $1,500
deposit; reference. WILSON, 2 Cooper Union,
New York. JalO-BiJ
-TTTANTED-AGENTS WE WANT FIRST
V CLASS men. who arc already traveling
salesmen, tocarrvour lubricating oil samples as
a side line. Address J. II. T1MMINS CO.,
Cleveland, O. Jall-U
WANTED A GENTLEMEN 'WHO IS CAPA
BLE of writing historr and compiling
statistics: he must be extremelr energetic and
very thorough. Address, without delay, J. L.,
DUpatch office. JalO-59
TfANTKD-A MAN AS SPECIAL DETECT
V 1VE In every localltv, to act under our In
structions: experience not necessarv: send for
Particulars. CENTRAL DETECTIVE: BUREAU,
ox 1 Topeka, Kansas. Jall-46
WANTED-A MAN WHO THOROUGHLY
understands the making of Bessemer steel,
both high and low carbons: one who Is competent
to take charge of a six-ton converter. Address.
Mating salary, experience, reference, etc, BOX
V. A., Dispatch office. Jall-12
An energetic, honest, methodical and com
petent man. with business experience, who can
give security: state age, whether married or
single, past experience references, salary re
quired. Address DOUBLE ENTRY, P. O. Box
L 103, East U erpooL O. JalO-U
Mule nnd Frmnlo Heln.
-TTT-ANTED-IMMEDIATELY PASTRY AND
V vegetable cook, JO0 house girls, 10 for hotels;
cooks and chambermaids, 2 dining room jrlrls;
employers supplied wilh first-class help on short
notice. MRS. JlEEHAN. 545 Grant 6L JalO-D
WANTED AGENTS - GENTLEMEN OR
lady canvassers for Tlttsburg, Allegheny
and suburban towns, to sell on commission a
laundry article, readily sold with pood profit,
Applv between 9 anil 10 o'clock a. m., atH.
BUIitZMAK 4 SONS, 35 Sixth St., Pittsburg. Pa.
stenographer and trpewriter; can furnish
machine ir required. Address J. T. S-, Dispatch
-TTT ANTED -SITUATION BY A YOUNG
man 21 years old, stranger in the cltr, at
any kind of work: wages no object. Address
WORK. Dispatch office. jall-5
WANTED-SITUATION AS A MILLWRIGHT
or rolling mill general mechanic; over 15
years' experience; best city references given.
Address MECHANIC, Dispatch office. JM1-B5
WANTED-POSITION AS CUTTER HAVING
Just got through the art cutting school; un
derstand It thoroughly: as to refercnee can come
with the best. Address U., Dispatch office
Rooms, Houses Etc
"VTTANTED-TO PURCHASE-ONE THOU
vt SAND file and &lx-room houses In Alle
gheny and Pittsburg. GEO. JOHNSTON, Agent,
62 Fourth avc. ja8-l
-TJANTED-DESK ROOM IN OFFICE ON
V Water St., In the neighborhood of coal or
Iron Exchange Address EXCHANGE, Dis
patch office. Jal0-5
ANTED-TO PURCHASE FIVE HUN
dred eight-room houses la Oakland, Belle
field, Shadyslde and East Liberty. GEO.
JOHNSTON, Agent, 62 Fourth are. ja8-l
-TTJANTED-BY APRIL L SHOWROOM ON
V first floor on good business street: would
rent one-halfof large room with first-class party.
Address SHOWROOM, Dispatch office. dei-LB
YTTANTED-A LARGE FIRST-FLOOR ROOJI
i V v 1th cellar, or Urge second-floor room with
elevator: suitable for wholesale gents1 rurnlshhie
goods: state location and rent. Address WHOLE
SALE, Dispatch office. Jall-7
WA N T E D - TO PURCHASE - 'I HREE
houses In Second, Third, Fourth. Fifth or
Sixth wards, Allegheny, at f3,000 each or less;
thev must be excellent value. AMERICAN
TRUST CO.. 504 and 506 Smithfield St., Pittsburg.
TrrASTl)-TO PURCHASE - THREE
V houses In Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth or
Sixth wards. Allegheny, at $3,000 each or less:
thev must be excellent Talue. AMERICAN
TRUST CO., 504 and 506 Smithfield St., Pittsburg.
XTTANTED - FIRST-CLASS ROOM AND
board In private family In Allegheny for
single gentleman: breakfast and dinner In the
evening: both gases and bath. Address, stating
terras, M., Dispatch office Jall-27
-VTTANTED-GOOD MORTGAGES FOR ANY
V amount: lowest rales of Interest and commis
sion. PITTSBURG CO.. LIMITED, Real Estate
and Insurance, 133 Fifth avenue, Pittsburg, Pa.
WANTnD-fl.000,000 TO LOAN ON PITTS
BURG and Allegheny property. In sums of
JAPOO to $100,000, at iX and 5 percent; no State
tax. GEO. JOHNSTON, Agent, 62 Fourth aie.
-TTTANTED - MORTGAGES ON CITY AND
V suburban property, at 4. 5 and 6 per cent,
In sums to suit; money furnishca promptlv. L.O.
FRAZIEK. Real Estate Broker, Forty-firth and
Butler sts. Jall-10-D
W ANTED-TO LOAN 500,000. IN AMOUNTS
of 3, 000 and upward, on city and suburban
property, on AH percent, tree of tax; also smaller
amounts at 5 and C per cent. BLACK & BAIRD,
Co Fourth avenue se21-d26-D
W ANTED-TO LOAN S200,000 ON MORT
GAGES; 100 and upward at 6 per cent;
$500, 000 at H per cent on residences or business
propertv: also In adjoining counties. S. II.
FRENCH, 125 Fourth avenue. oc31-e84-D
-TJANTED-MOKTGAGES-Sl, 000, OWTO LOAN
V on city and suburban properties at V,i, Sand
C per cent, and on larms ln.Alleghenyand adja
cent counties at 6 per cent: no money loaned out
of Pennsylvania. 1. M. PENNOCK &, SON, 105
Fourth avenue. ap7-141
WANTED-IIOUSES TO KENT AND RENTS
to collect in both cities. We give special
attention to repairs, taxes. Insurance and man
agement of properties: Itemized accounts, month
ly settlements. PITTSBURG CO.. Llin., 138 Fifth
avenue. Real Estate and Insurance. jai-94-D
"TTJANTED-LE9SEES FOR HOTELS-ANY-
V ON E wishing to go Into hotel business with
any amount capital, (2.500 to $25,0C0: not (1
bonus monev: lurnlturc sold for Its value; good
lease WARD & BOSWELL'S, 171 Broadway. N.
Y.. Hotel Brokers (specialty). Hotels lu every
State: no charge to buyers; business confidential;
state your capital. Ja8-70
TUVANTED-HOUSES TO KENT AND KENTS
. to collect. A. H. LESLIE, Forty-second
and Duller sts. de31-15
TTANTED WE HAVE t5.000 TO LOAN FOtt
V long or short tlmo at S per cent. D. P.
THOMAS & CO., 408 Grant St. nol4-o73
-TTANTED-TO INVEST fl,500 ON FIRST
l v monjcaire on cuy property. ivji. a.
Sll'E, 03 Diamond St., Pittsburg.
WANTED-KENTS TO COLLECT; MONTH
LY settlement with Itemized statement.
BLACK HAIKU, 95 Fourth avenue. a2S-a29-D
V In suras to suit, at 4, 5 and 6 per cent.
OKAEBING &. LYON, 135 Fourth ave. ap6-eI-D
XTTANTED-KENTS TO COLLECT IN ALL
V parts of both cities: established 1863. W.
A. HEKKON bONS, M Fourth avenue.
J2--I,7.n, 14, 18, 21, 23, 23
WANTED MORTGAGES ON CITY PROP
ERTY, over $4,000; a ccr cent; no tax.
HENRY A. WEAVER Jfc CO., 82 Fourth avenue.
-TTJANTED-HOUSES TO RENT AND RENTS
V to collect; monthlv settlement with Item
ized statement. L. O. FRAZII.lt, Ileal Estate
Broker, Forly-flfth and Butler sts. JalI-10-D
-TXT ANTED-MOKTGAGES SUMS FROM ?500
V V to 8500.000 to loan on city and country prop
erty; 44. sand 6 per cent. JAS. W. DRAPE A
CO., 129 Fourth avenue, Pittsburg.
"TTTANTED-LOT. ABOUT 50X'00: 'WrrniN 10
V or 15 squares of the postoffice: corner pre
ferred. Address, stating location, size, price, etc.,
BOX 232, Pittsburg Potofflcc aJll-SG
WANTED PERSONS WISHING TO
tlioroughlv learn shortband and typewrit
ing In the briefest time to call at MARTIN'S
SHORTHAND SCHOOL, 412 Wood St. Jall-15
-TTANTED-TO RENT STABLE SIX STALLS.
W with other yard or stable room; preferred
location lower Allegnenv. between Seventh street
bridge and railroad bridge Address BOX 753,
giving location property and rent. JalO-1
TTTANTED-EVEKYBODY TO KNOW THAT
V II. Terherden has laid In a large stock of
American watches, gold and silver, that he can
sell as low as the lowest; remember the place.
HENRY TERHEYDEN, 530 Smithfield sL
TrANTED-100,O00 TEOPLE BUY TA-VA-ZON
V L. C Syrup: best on earth for coughs,
colds, bronchitis, throat and? lungs: 25 cts., 50
cts. GRIFFITH'S DRUGSTORE. Third and
Grant, Pittsburg, Ta.; agents wanted every
WANTED BY PEARSON. LEADING PHO
TOGRAPHER. 96 Firth avenue Pittsburg,
and 43 Federal street, Allegheny, everybody to
know that he Is making fine cabinets at $1 50 per
dozen; photos delivered when promised: instan
taneous process. mhl3-k27
TTANTED-BY ALL-HOLIDAY BARGAINS
vV In finely ornamented watches, diamonds,
silverware Jewelry, clocks, bronzes, gold pens,
spectacles, etc: Kogers' knives and forks ?1 75 per
set; goods on monthly payments. MITSCU,
the Jeweler, 130 Federal St., Allegheny.
FOR BALE-J2.5(0-7-ROOM FRAME ON "WY
LIEave: Iot24xl00. O. BALTENSPERGER
ft CO, 154 Fourth ave. JaIl-32
FOR SALF 52.800 CALVIN STREET. SEVEN
TEENTH ward, one square from new traction
road, three-story frame building, 8 rooms, store
room, hall, cellar, etc; lot 30x100 feet to alley, in
llrst-class renalr; renting for S23 per mo.; good In
vestment. L. O. FKAZlElt, Forty-fifth and But
ler sts. Jall-10-D
FOR SALE -A GOOD BRICK DWELLING,
No.2GuIton street, Pittsburg, near Wylle
ave. street cars, 8 rooms bath room, natural gas,
hall and cellar and good lot, to be sold at public
sale on Monday, January 14, at 2 o'clock p. M.
on the premises: title perfect: immediate posses
sion. Terms, etc. from JAS. W. DRAPE ft CO.,
Agents and Auctioneers, 12a Fourth avenue,
EOK SALE-99)-FIFTH AVE. SACRIKICE,
(7,750, cornerpropertvnearGist street, substan
tial 2-storyand mansard brick dwelling, containing
9 rooms, hall in center, Inside shutters and w. c,
laundry, bath, range, hot and cold water, etc
The corner room is so arrauged that it can at
slight cost be converted Into an excellent stpre
room: terms to suit. Call and see floor plans. S.
AV. BLACK ft CO.. 99 Fourth ave. JalO-89
Enst End Rcaldencca.
ITOK SALE-HOUSES OF TEN ROOMS. ON
. Walnut St.. Shadyslde: good lot: low price.
OEO. JOHNSTON, Agent, 62 Fourth ave jaS-1
FOR SALE-ONLY P.000-NEW AND HAND
SOME 10-roomed brick residence at a bargain;
St. Clair 6treet, Nineteenth ward, near cable Hue.
MELLON BROS., 6349 Station street. East End.
OR SALE BEAUTIFUL E. E. RESIDENCE
of 7 large rooms: hath. w. e. both gases.
finely finished; near Filth ave. cable road: lot 26x
jm: price W.0W: easy payments. . . mu
NEILL ft BRO., 1C2 Fourth ave jas-53-WFSSu
I71OR SALE-SEVF.RAL VERY FINE RES1
: DENCES, fronting on Neville St., Ellsworth
ave. Fifth ave. and other leading streets and
avenues in Oakland, Belleflcld. Shadyslde and
East Liberty. GEO. JOHNSTON, Agent, 62
Fourth are JaS-1
FOR SALE NO. 1323 SYCAMORE ST.. ONLY
S400 cash, balance on terms to suit purchaser;
price (2,409; brick house of 8 rooms, late improve
ments; a rare chance to get a good hou'e cheap;
call or tend Tor particulars. W. A. HERRON &
SONS, 80 Fourth avenue JalO-43-11,14,16,19
IOR SALEA NEW HOUSE AND CORNER
lot In the East End. near railroad station: ft
rooms, hall, cellar, natural gas, etc. and large
corner lot, with frnlt trees thereon: easy pay
ments; possession In ten davs. JAS. W. DRAPE
ft CO., 129 Fourth avenue. Pittsburg. jall-24-D
FOR SALE-52,500. BRICK DWELLING OF 4
rooms, basement kitchen, on Lenora St., 7
minutes from East Libertv station, having slate
roof, water, rear porch and good dry cellar; this
beluga brick honse. It Is undouhtedlr a special
bargain. BLACK ft BAIRD, 95 Fourth are.
JaS-89-8,9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 15, 18, 19
FOR SALE-NEW EAST END RESIDENCE, 2
squares from cahle line, on Walnut St.. 8
rooms, latest Improvements, all In first-class or
der, and with a fine large lot 85x110 feet; price
only (8.700, H disposed or brFeb 1: good reasons
for selling. Vf. A. HEREON ft SONS, No. 80
Fourth ave. Ja9-43-9,H,l5,17,19
iOR SALE-AN ELEGANT 10-ROOMED
house, two stories and mansard, with all
modern conveniences. Inside w. c. statlonarr
washstands, range and bath; lot 21x110: side en
trance; this propertv Is convenient to the busi
ness portion of the city and on the line of the new
cable road: Sl.fW cash, balance long time,
BLACK & BAIRD. S5 Fourth avenue. jaS-S6-D
FOR SALE - AN EXCELLENT BRICK
dwelling at Shadyslde, near cable rars and
railroad station: as good as new; 7 rooms kitchen,
laundry, bath, lavatory, porch, hall, dry cellar,
natural gas, etc. etc.;eterrthlnginprimeorder:
beautiful lot, 72x100 feet: property Is well located
and Is in splendid condition. Pirtlcnlars from
JAS. W. DRAPE ft CO., 129 Fourth avenue,
FORSALE-(99)-OAKI.AND BROWN STONE
front dwelling, (3,500: near Craft ave.: two
stories and mansard, containing nine rooms, hall,
vestibule, laundry with stationary tubs, range,
both Inside shutters and w. e. sliding doors,
slate mantels with cabinets, tile hearths, electric
bells, cemented cellars, etc.; lot 50x200 feet: five
minutes' walk from cable line; a bargain. SAM
UEL W. BLACK ft CO., 99 Fourth ave.
FO): SALE-EAST END SPECULATIONA
substantial two-story brick dwelling.9 rooms,
hall, etc: lotl20x2S7: fronting on 2 very desirable
streets, one of which Is paved, sewered and a first
class business street; can be nicely sivb divided;
must be sold owing to removal of owner: two
squares from East Liberty station, 4 minutes from
either cable line. For price and terms call on
SAMUEL W. BLACK ft CO., 99 Fourth ave.
FOR SALE-(3,2)0 FOR A NEW MODERN
rrame dwelling G rooms, attic, hall vestibule,
bath, hot and cold water, cemented cellar,
porches, natural gas. Inside shutters nicely
grained and well finished all through: lot 40x100
feet to 20-foot alley: three minutes' walk to Ben
Venue station, P. R. R.; this property is offered
at a price below actual cost as owntr must sell;
bargain for prompt buyer. L. O. FRAZIER,
Forty-fifth and Butler sts. Jall-10-D
FOR SALE-(99)-?I2,50O, A BARGAIN, EAST
End residence on paved and sewered street,
substantial 2-story doublebrlrk dwelling, 9 rooms,
hall in center,, bath, inside w, c, laundry,
electric lights, marble mantels, etc.. with lot
nearly 100x200 feet, with stable and carriage house
on rear; also fruit and shade trees. This vcrv de
sirable property Is within two squares or 'both
cable lines; less than 5 minutes' walk from P. R.
It. station; .1 portion of the lot could be sold to ad
vantage SAMUEL W. BLACK ft CO., 99 Fourth
FOR SALE (1,150 BUYS 5-ROOM HOUSE ON
Charles 6t., Allegheny: call at once. C. BAL
TENSrEKGER ft CO., 154 Fourth avc. Jall-32
FOR SALE-6-ROOM BRICK DWELLING. NO.
50 Arch street. Allegheny; (6,500; on easy
terras. GEO. D. RIDDLE,Aorney,118 Diamond
FOR SALE-THREE FRAME DWELLINGS,
with lot 49x60 feet, on Arch street, near Ohio
street, Allegheny. GEO.D. RIDDLE, Attorney,
118 Diamond street. j jlO-15
EORSALE-ONLY (6,100. NEAR ALL EUHENY
Park, a desirable 2-story brick dwelling of 8
rooms, hall, Tcstlbule, range) hot aud cold water,
nat. and art. gas, laundry, electric bells and
everv modern convenience; terras, (l,0u0 cash,
bal. "to suit purchaser. BLACK ft BAIKD, 95
Fourth ave. JaS-S7-S,9,10,ll,12 15,17,19
FOR SALE-A GOOD HOUSE AND 2 LOTS IN
Allegheny, close to Ferrysvllle avenue elec
tric cars; 6 rooms, summer kitchen, natural gas,
hall and cellar, etc.; 2 fine lots. 46x120 feet; frnlt
trees and shrubbery, etc twill be sold for (3,300;
easy pavments: immediate possession. JAS. W.
DRAPE ft CO., 129 Fourth avenue, Pittsburg.
FOR SALE-LOTS FRONTING ON WYLIE,
Websterand Bedford aves., Thirteenth ward.
GEO. JOHNSTON, Agent, 62 Fourth ave. JaS-I
FOR SALE SHERMAN AVENUE, ALLE
GHENY, lot 40x110: finest Tacanf lot on the
parks: price (20.530, half cash. A. LEGGATE ft
SON, 31 Federal St., Allegheny. JaU-45
FOE SALE-CEMETERY LOT, LARGE, FINE
lot located In the very best part of Alleghenv
Cemetery. For further particulars address or call
on L. O. FRAZIEK, Forty-fifth and Butler st.
.THE PITTSBURG DISPATCH, FRIDAY, JANUARY 11, 1889. f . . 3 v 3
FOR SALE FOR SALE. BUSINESS CHANGES. ' AUCTION SALES. NOTICES. ff
6 rooms; lot 50x150 feet: about 5 minutes' -wait
lrom station: easypaymenU. GEO. JOHNSTON,
Agent, 62 Fourth avenue. Ja8-1
FOR SALE AT INGRAM-VERY FINE SIX
room house, fronting on Mlddletown road;
good lot: about'15 minutes' from station. GEO.
JOHNSTON, Agent, 62 Fourth avenue. JaS-1
FORSALE-A LOVELY EIGHT-ROOM HOUSE
at Idlcwood: natural gas: all modern lin
Froveroents; good neighborhood: 4 mlnntes' walk
rom station. GEO. JOHNSTON, Agent. 62
Fourth ave. Ja8-1
iORSALE EDGEWOOD, P. R.R.-A PRETTY
fntlntronrR rooms In nice location, is lust new.
will sell at a very low price and on the easiest of
Barmcnis: ll win pav you to investigate, pcd
LACK & BAIRD, 95 Fourth avenue. JaS-86-D
Ennt End Lota.
POR SALE-LOTS IN ARDARY PROPERTY,
Shadyslde Liberty ave. Atlantic ave. and
Rebecca st. ; certain of enhancement. BLACK &
BAIRD, 95 Fourth avenue. Ja8-86-D
FOR SALE-IN LLOYD PLAN, LOTS ON
Fifth avenue, Craig and Dlthrldge streets,
Belleflcld, on line of Fifth avenue traction road;
choice lots In the circle:" location unrivalled.
BLACK & BAIKD, 95 Fourth avenue. JaS-8S-D
T710R SALE-1F YOU HAVE S500 ONLY AND
C wish to own a honse we will sell you a lot in
Baum'8 Grove and lend you money to build a house
to suit vour own Ideas, and give vou ample time to
repay the loan: send for plan of these choice East
End lots. BLACK ft BAIRD, 95 Fourth avenue
FOR SALE-LOTS! LOTS! LOTS! LOTSI-A
small cash payment and balance monthly or
annually, as desired, will buy a fine building site
40x137 feet. Bank of Commerce addition, Brushton
station: this year's taxes paid by owner; call or
send for plan. JOHN F. BAXTER, Agent. 512
Smlthneld street. Ja7-U-MWP
FOR SALE-(200-nAYSVILLE LOTS, 30x200
feet, near rallwar station. A. LEGGATE ft
SON, 31 Federal St., Allegheny. Jall-45
FOR SALE AT INGRAM. LOTS RANGING
In prices from JC0O to J2.500. GEO. JOHN
STON, Agent, 62 Fourth avenue. JaS-1
FOR SALE-AT INGRAM, ONE. TWO,
three, four, five six. seven, eight or nine
acre lots. GEO. JOHNSTON, Agent, 62 Fourth
FOR SALE AT INGRAM; LOTS OF ALL
sizes and from two. five ten and twenty min
utes from station. GEO. JOHNSTON, Agent, 62
Fourth ave. Ja8-1
FOR SALE AT INGRAM. 9 ACRES OF OLD
Fleecedale place, one of the most beautiful
and picturesque locations in the Ingram valley: 20
minutes from station: easy terms. GEO. JOHN
STON, Keal Estate Agent, 62 Fourth ave. JaS-1
FOR SALE TWO RICH MERCER COUNTY,
Pa., farms; 147 acres and 62 acres: fine build
ings, rich land, good orchards, near schools and
fhurches: will sell or exchange: owner lives In
Richmond. Va. Particulars K. B. CHAFFIN ft
CO., Richmond, Va. ialO-17-D
FOR SALE-BARBERSHOP. WITH 3 CHAIRS
and a cigar store. Apply at 262 SPRING
GARDEN AVE., Allegheny. JalO-21
IOR SALE-OR TO LET-BARBER SHOP
with baths: nossesslon civen Anrll 1. Ad
dress C. ZUPPELlo, Oil City. JaIl-2
FOR SALE-GOOD BAKERY STAND; DOING
a business of 15 to 16 barrels or flour a week;
for particulars, call at NO. 2715 JANE STREET,
FOR SALE-ALL EGnENY GROCERY, DOING
line business in country, city and shipping
trade; will Invoice about (1,300: good reasons for
selling. SUEPARD ft CO., 54 Fifth avenue.
FOR SALE-RESTAURANT-ONE OF THE
best in the city: central location; established
20 years; splendid chance for an energetic man:
must be sold soon. J. K. COOPER ft CO.. 107
Fourth ave. lall-S3
FOR SALE-FIRST-CLASS CONFECTION
ERY, bakery and restaurant doing a good
business and in a goodlocatlon: terms reasonable,
as 1 wish to retire from business. Inquire at 154
FEDERAL 8T Allegheny. JalO-22
TTH)R SALE-A5AND10-CENTSTOREIN CITY,
X7 doing a large business: done an extra large
holiday business; will sell at Invoice; party going
out of business; only those that mean business ad
dress Q. H., Dispatch office. Jall-4
FOR SALE LONG ESTABLISHED, DESIR
ABLE city business: the owner by whom it
was founded 26 years ago Is retiring: annual sales
(40,000: ran be largely Increased: capital required
about (10,000. Apply to I. M. PENNOCK ft SON,
105 Fourth ave. JaS-56
FO R S A L E-(15. 000 WORTH OF STOCK AT
par, paying 20 per cent: extensive coal works,
food small hotel, stores, drug 6tores, boarding
louses, tea stores, shoe stores, bakeries, con
fectioneries, and other business chances. SHEP
ARD ft CO., 51 Fifth avenue. Ja3
FOR SALE-GROCERY STORE-ONE OF THE
finest In the East End; commands large and
profitable trade: good reasons for selling: will ln
v oice about (3,t00; (2,000 cash, balance in one year.
For full particulars see DENN1SON ft SCHWAN,
103 Fourth ave., or STATION ST. AND P. R. R,,
East End. JaS-35
FOR SALE-LEASE, FURNISHMENT AND
good-will of the best farmers' hotel and board
ing houscin Allegheny; 30 rooms, well furnished;
80 stalls and yard-rdom ; all in first-class condition;
best of reasons for selling: Immediate possession
given. Inquire Of J. M. SWAN, 183 Federal St.,
Allegheny, Pa. Ja3-51
FOR SALE-NO. 25 DIAMOND ST., 4-STORY
brick building containing store and 11 dwell
ing' rooms: good bargain. LASUELLftRANKIN,
67 Fourth ave. Jall-17
FOR SALE SEVERAL VERY FINE BUSI
NESS properties fronting on Fifth, Penn,
Sixth and other avenues. GEO, JOHNSTON,
Agent, 62 Fourth ave. JaS-1
FOR SALE-(9,70O-CHOICE BUTLER STREET
business property: lot 21x100 feet to alley: first
class improvements; rentlngforagood rental. For
further particulars address or call on L, O.
FRAZIEK, Agent, Forty-fifth and Butler sts.
IOR SALE-THAT VERY ELIGIBLY LO
CATED hotel nroperty corner Ohio and Arch
streets, Aiiegneny; inree-story Dries Dunaing,
30 rooms and four storerooms, all in good order;
lot 60x100 feet. GEORGE D. RIDDLE; Attorney,
US Diamond street. JaS-25-D
FOR SALE-SEVERAL FINE MANUFACTUR
ING sites fronting on rivers and railroads
and convenient to city. GEO. JOHNSTON',
Aeent, 62 Fourth ave. jaS-1
IOR SALE -MANUFACTURING RITE- ONF.
Jj of the best in the city, near Twenty-fifth
St., on Allegheny Valley Railroad; has an iron
clad nniiaing on lot luuxrji leet, on long lease;
side-track connections with Allegheny Valley
Railroad. For all particulars address CARRIER
NO. 25, Pittsburg P. P.: Ja3-90-D
Machinery nnd Metals.
FOR SALE-A SMALL BOILER, CAN BE
seen In use now; will be sold cheap for cash.
DIN VtlDDILSi'., 1-lllSOurg. Ja5-44-FSSU
FOR SALE NEW AND SECOND-HAND
Remington typewriters and writing machines
of other makes. A. M. MARTIN, 412 Wood st,
17UJR SALE-TWO SECOND-HAND BOILERS
complete; one upright tubular 8 ft. by 36
inches, two months old; other a two-flue 22 feet
by 42 inches. RIPLEY ft CO., S. S. Jall-18
OR SALE-SECOND-HAND ENGINES AND
boilers: all sizes and styles kent In stock, from
4 to 100 h. p.; all refitted: good as new, at lowest
prices: mounted portable engines. 8 to 25 h. p.
23-25 Park way. J. S. YOUNG, Alleghenv, Pa.
FOR SALE-2SX43.CORLISS ENGINE:ONLY
run a year; can be. seen in operation; price
on application; also a new Strange Co. stave ma
chine all complete; capacity 10.000 in in hours;
will sell at lew figure J. A. McCORJIICK. 150
First avc. aul-p32-MWF
FOR SALE-LARGE STOCK OF ENGINES,
boilers, clay and ore pans, crnshcrs, hoisting
engines, wire rope Etcel hoisting tubs, T rails and
contractors' machinery, shears, mill machinery,
etc THOMAS CARLlN'S SONS, comer Lacock
and Sandusky 6ts., Allegheny. sel3-MWF
FOR SALE-FINE BARGAINS IN CITY. SUB
URBAN and farm properties. LASHELL
& RANKIN. 67 Fourth ave. Jall-17
dwelling, good cellar; iot21xl00feet.
(1,500- Cedar ave, Nos. 56 and 57, fronting park,
3 lrame 5-rooined houses (Schenley lease).
(2,500 Fifth ave., near Fourteenth ward school, 5
rooms and store; lot 24x100 to Forbes st.
(3,000-Bradrordst., S. S., 3 rooms and store; lot
(3,500-Meyran ave., near Bates, 5-room frame
nicely finished; lot 22x100 feet.
(3,CU)-Meidow st. E. E.. 7-room frame slate
mantels, large windows, 22x141 feet.
(4,500 Emerson St., near cable cars, G rooms,
bath, near Hoevelcr st.. 23x120.
(4,70I)-Meyran ave., new brick, 8 rooms, bath,
modern improvements; lots 25x100 feet.
(5,500-iIcyranave., 2 new bricks. 8 rooms each,
bath, slate mantels; lot 25x100 feet.
(16,000-Flfth ave, cor. Congress, 3-story brick,
12 rooms and store: lot 23x110 feet.
PITTSBURG CO., Limited, Real Estate and In
surance, 133 Fifth avenue, Pittsburg, Pa.
Brownsville ave., S.S., near electric road,
5 lots, each 22x125 feet.
( 750-Casatt St.. between Cliff and Bedford, lot
( 900-Cassatt St., ncarCliffst., 31ots, eacb29x75
feet; nice and level.
( 950 Howe St., near Dennison are., an elegant
location; lot 25x120.
( 1,100-CUffst., corner Cassatt, 2 lots, each 25x70
(3,250-Larimerave. near Meadow St., on East
side lot 27x96; easy terms.
( 2,250-Carroll St., E. E., running back to Vale
alley. 2 lots, each 65x126.
2,700 Oakland ave. (north 6ldc), includes flag
stone walk, SOUPS feet.
( 2,950-Emmerson St., E. End, 2 lots, each 60x125
feet back to alley: near to cable cars,
( 7,500 Forbes ave. and Halket, back to an alley,
60x125 feet; elegant propertv.
( 7,500-Flfth ave. and Halket, back to an alley,
60x125 feet: Tery cheap.
(8,800HiIandave, near Stanton, runs through
to Farragut St.; 80x325.
(34,000-Prebble are. connecls with two railroads,
339x240 leet; manufacturing 6lte.
PITTSBURG CO., Llm , Real Estate and Insur
ance, 138 Fifth are, Pittsburg, Pa. Ja7-I2-TOF
Hones. 'Vehicles. LIvo Stock, cfcc
l?OR 3ALE-GOAT-TRAINED TO DRIVE;
X- also harness and four-wheel wagon. Can be
seen at 633 HO UP ST. Jall-87
FOR SALE CHEAP BLACK MARE, HAR
NESS and two-seat light barouche or will
trade for horse suitable lor express wagon. Ad
dress HORSE, Dispatch office . Jall-38
FOR SALE-SAFE LARGE BARNES ft CO.,
double doors inside and out; ono year old:
cost (125, will sell for (75. Call or address IE. W.
MOORHEAD. 435 Grant st. Jall-3
TO LET (16 PER MONTH: NO. 33 TWENTI
ETH street Southslde: five rooms, W. A.
HERRON 4 SONS, 80 Fourth ave.
TO LET-ON PENN AVE.. 3-STORY PRESSED
brtck dwelling of 12 rooms, large halls, nat.
and art. gas; elegantly furnished. BLACK ft
BAIRD, 95 Fourth are. JalO-78
TO LET HOUSE, FIVE ROOMS. HALL:
rent only (10: also seven rooms and hall, only
(IS. Inquire 61 SANDUSKY ST., Allegheny.
TO LET SUITS OF TWO AND THREE
rooms: also store Inquire at 61 SANDUSKY
ST.. Allegheny. JalO-18
TO LET-SOME UNFURNISHED ROOMS
suitable for housekeeping: store and dwelling
on corner of l'enn avenue and Third street, with
nat. gas. Inquire at 44 FOURTH STREET. Jall-1
TO LET FORSALEOR EXCHANGE FARM,
suitable for farming, poultry or flsh culture.
Inquire 61 SANDUSKY ST., Allegheny. JalO-18
TO LET-DAIRY FAKM OF 35 ACRES IN
Nineteenth ward, near Penn avenue: good
dwelling, capacious stabling and nlentv of spring
water; rent $500. STRAUB ft MORRIS, corner
Wood st. and Third avenue, Pittsburg. Jall-100
Ofllccs. Desk Room, etc ,
TO LET-DESIRABLE FOURTH AVENOE
office's cheap In the Dallmeyer block. Call or
send for particulars. W. A. HEREON ft SONS,
80 Fourth avenue. Ja3-32-TuF
TO LET- IN THE McCANCE BLOCK,
Smithfield, Liberty and Seventh avenue,
well-lighted offices, each room fronting on a prin
cipal street; passenger and merchandise eleva
TO LET-(09-REDUCEI RENT'S: OFFICES IN
Eisner building. Fifth ave. and Wood St.;
finest location In city: large light rooms: lanltoi
service and steam heat free SAMUEL V.
BLACK ft CO., 99 Fourth ave. oc21-xl7-D
TO LET-NEW OFFICES: SPLENDID LIGHT.
The Gcrinanta Savings Bank. 423 Wood st,
having changed the interior of its building by
adding 15 large airy and well-lighted offices, with
all modern conveniences, elevator, etc., oiler the
same for rent at reasonable terms. Parties desir
ing a fine location should apply at once at the
TO LET-HOUSE. NINE ROOMS AND STORE
ROOM, near bridge. Inquire 61 SANDUSKl
ST., Allegheny. JalO-18
TO LET-NO. S3 WATER ST.; S-STOKIES: 150
feet deep, to First ave. : elevator and in first
class order. W. A. HERRON ft SONS, 80 Fourth
TO LET TTVOLI GARDEN-PITTSBURG
Optra House now known as London Thea
ter. Apply to COLUMBUS COLEMAN, Supt,
Opera House building. Ja8-33
TO LET-HOTEL CONTAINING 30 ROOS1S;
first-class order; corner Ohio and Arch
streets. Allegheny; immediate possession. GEO.
P. RIDDLE. Attorney, 118 Diamond St. Ja5-23-D
(240 Johns st near Klrkpatrlck, 3 new 2-story
brick; 7 rooms, hall, vestibule nat. and
art. gas; with nat. gas &4 per month.
(360 Logan Bt cor. Wilson, new, 6 rooms, brick,
near Wylle, nicely grained and finished.
(600 Wylle cor. Logan, new, 8 rooms, brick,
batb, w. c. basement laundry, art and
nat. gas; grained throughout; nice loca
tion. PITTSBURG CO., Limited, Real Estate and In
surance. 133 Fifth ave.. Pittsburg. Ja7-13-TuF
PERSONAL-NEW BOOKS! NEW BOOKS!
come and seel come and see! good editions
low prices. LEVI'S BOOK STOKE, 900 Liberty
PERSONAL IF DAVID LINDSAY. WHO
some vears ago resided in Bo'ncss, Scotland,
would send hM address to GEORGE LINDSAY,
Vie Cottage, Bo'ness, lie would bear of something
to his advantage. Jall-20
PERSON AL-YOU WILL BE A LONGTIME
dead, but a short time alive so be up and
make the best of It; sec that rour wearing apparel
always looks neat and tidy. DICKSON, the
Tailor, of 65 Fifth avenue corner Wood street,
second floor, makes a specialty of fine cleaning
and repairing; give him a trial. Telephone 1558. 3
LOST-MASONIC BAND EING. A LIBERAL
reward will be paid for the return of same to
3. L. BOGUS. X Smithfield st. Jall-51
PROPOSALS FOR 12-INCH STEEL GUN
forcings Ordnance Office, War Depart
ment, Wasliineton, January 4, 1S89. Sealed
proposals, in duplicate, will be received at this
office until 3 o'clock p. M., on FRIDAY, JAN
UARY 18. 18S9. at which time they will be pub
licly opened, for supplying the Ordnance De
partment, U. S. Army with Steel Forginis. of
American manumcture, lor hoods and ureccli
mechanism for a 12-inch steel gun. Early de
livery is desired. Blank forms on which pro
posals must be made and all information re
quired by bidders can be had upon application.
S. V. BENET, Bne. Gen., Chief of Ordnance.
Office of tiie Controller of )
ALLEGHENT COUNTY, i-
Pittsburg, January 10. 16S). I
NOTICE-TO BAKERS AND BUTCHERS.
Sealed proposals will be received at this
office until 3 o'clock SATURDAY, January 12,
1S89, for supplying Allegheny county jail with
bread and meat, from January 15, 18SU, until
July 16, 1SS9. Bread, to lie of good quality wheat
bread. Proposals for meat will be 1st, good
quality boilinc beef, not to contain more than
25 per cent bone; 2d, to be free from bone and
iat, accompanied wuu sucn an amount 01 soup
bonoas the Warden shall direct The board
reserve the right to consider either proposition
in the interest of the connty. All supplies to be
Bubjectto tbe approval of the Wai den, and to
be furnished in such quantities and at such
times as he shall direct. For further informa
tion inquire at the connty jail. The board re
serve the right to reject any or all bidi.
JOSIAH SPEER, Controller,
jalO-68 and Secretary ot Prison Board.
TO CONTRACTORS FOR
office of tiie )
Board of Public Ijifuovements,
ST. Louis, January 8, 1830. )
Sealed proposals for the public work hereinafter
mentioned will be received at the office of the
Board of Public Improvements ofthc City of St.
Louis,Mo., until 12 m. of the 23tli day of February,
1830, at which hour they will be publicly opened
and read. viz. :
For lighting with electricity for the term of ten
years from Janntry 1, 1S0 the streets, public
places and such public buildings as may be desig
nated In the following districts of the City ofSt.
Louis, Mo., viz.:
Letting No. 2,503. The district described as the
southern district in ordinance numbered 1J,6J7, ap
proved PcccmbcrZ), 1883.
Deposit required, ?5,0CO.
Letting No. 2.5M. The district described as the
northern district In ordinance number HC97, ap
proved December 2). 1SSS.
Deposit rcnulred, S5,O0O.
Bidders will slate prices per annnm at which are
lights of 2,000-caiidle power each, or incandescent
lights, of 30-candlenowereach. will be furnished.
operated and milnulned, for lighting streets and
fmbllc place: also prices per annum at which arc
Ights, of 2.tfl0-candle power each, or Incandescent
ll'.'Ms, or 16-candle iiower each, will he furnished,
operated and maintained forllghtlngpubllcbuild
ings. Everything required for the aboveelectrlc light
ing shall be furnished and maintained by the con
tractor. The contract with the city will carry the privil
ege of furnlshlnc electricity for light and power
to private parties and corporations along the
lines of distribution.
The contract will contain stipulations by which
the Cltv of St. Louis may acqufre the entire elec
tric plant nnd appurtenances at the expiration of
Bidders must submit with proposals, general
and detailed plans and specifications of the pro
posed system of distributing the electrlcltv, mode
of supporting the lights and wires, and of safety
Proposals must he made on blank forms and In
closed In envelopes furnished by the Board of
Public Improvements. The certificate of the
Treasurer of the City of St. Louis that the sum of
fj, 000 has been deposited In tbe treasury must he
Inclosed with the proposal.
The right to reject any or all proposals is ex
Specifications, form of contract and pUns of the
districts to be lighted, may be seen at the ofllce of
the President of the Board of Public Improve
ments of the City of St. Louis, on and after Janu
ary 28, .889. ,
Any contract let hereunder will require the ap
proval of the Municipal Assembly by ordinance.
By order of tbe Board.
EMORY 3. FOSTER,
iUNCAN C. WHITE,
71 Diamond street,
Becond door above Smithfield,
I havo this day purchased all the rlcbt, title
and, interest of J. L. Kennedy in the livery
business, at 133, 135 and 137 Sandusky street,
Allegheny, anil solicit a continuance of the
favors shown to the old firm by their patrons.
Bjall-21 ' F.S. LIGGETT.
DISSOLUTION NOTICE. The copartner
ship of SAMUEL W. BLACK fc CO.
expired by limitation December 31, 1888,
James Adair retiring.
Settlements of all accounts will be made by
SAMUEL W. BLACK, who will continne the
real estate business as heretofore, at No. 10
Fourth ave.. under the name and style of
SAMUEL W. BLACK & CO.
Dear Sir: At this opening time of the rent
ing season, and in retiring from the above
firm, it is seasonable and appropriate for me
to say that 1 tako pleasure in recommending
my late partner,
MR. BAMUEL W. BLACK,
Especially to all who want their property made
productive and profitable in tbe highest de
cree, as he possesses tbe skill and experience
necessary for establishing rental values, secur
ing good tenants, collecting rents, directing re
pairs and managing property generally.
Respectfully. JAMES ADAIR.
To the patrons and friends of Samuel W.
Black & Co.
Pittsburg. January 1. 1889. ja8-37-WT
O FFICIAL PITTSB URG.
Department of Public Wouks.
PiTTSnuito, Pa.. January 4, 1SS0. s
-VTOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
LN report of viewers on the construction of
Cotton alley and Valley street sewer, from Eden
alley to Forty-second street, has been approved
by Councils, which action will be final, unless
an appeal is flledin the Court of Common Pleas
within ten (10) days from date.
E. M. BIGELOW,
Chief of Department of Public Works.
Department of Public Works, 1
Pittsburg, Pa., January 4, 1S89. j
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
report of viewers on the grading, paving
and curbing of Linden street, from Pennsylva
nia Railroad to Penn avenue has been ap
proved by Councils, which action will be final,
unless an appeal is filed in the Court of Com
mon Pleas within ten (10) davs from date.
E. M. BIOELOW.
Chief of Department of Public Works.
Department of Public Safett, J
Pittsburg, Pa Januarys. 18S9. $
SEPARATE AND SEALED PROPOSALS
will be received at the office of the City
Controller until 2 o'clock p. M. on SATUR
DAY, January 12, 1889. for painting, varnish
ing, etc, at Municipal Hospital; for furnishing
ten heating stoves, more or less, at said hospi
tal; for remodeling garbage furnace on Hill
street, and for the removal of ashes from said
Plans and specifications can be seen at the
office of the Bureau of Health, No. 7 Seventh
Bonds in double the amount of bids will be
Said bonds to be probated before tbe Mavor
or City Clerk.
Tbe Department of Awards reserves the
right to reject any or all bids.
J. O. BROWN.
Chief of Department of Public Safety.
"VTOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
1 assessments for the opening of the follow
ing named streets and avenues, viz:
Opening of Center avenue, from Soho to
Opening of Negley avenue, from Bryant to
Opening of Greenbnsh street, from Wyoming
street to Boggs avenue.
Opening of Bellefonte street from Fifth
avenue to Walnut street
Opening of Moultrie street, from Fifth ave
nue to Tustin street
Opening of Brady street, from Fifth avenue
to Alonongahela river.
Opening of Elwood street, from Roup to
Opening of Clinton street from South
Fifteenth street to McKee's line.
Onening of Cowan street, from Grecnbush to
Opening of Breed street, from Uxar alley to
South Fifteenth street
Are now in my hands for collection, and. If
not paid within 30 days of the date hereof,
liens will be filed for tho unpaid assessments,
with interest, cost and fees.
W. C. MORELAND, City Attorney.
Pittsburg, December 29, 1S88. dc29-78-P
AN ORDINANCE-AUTHORIZING THE
Chief of the Department of Public
Safety to purchase 5 feet additional of
ground adjoining lot upon which Engine Com
pany No. 18 is located, in the Twenty-Urst ward.
Section 1 Bo it ordained and enacted by the
the city of .Pittsburg, in Select and Common
Councils assembled, and it is hereby
ordained and enacted br the authority
of the same. That tbe Chief of the De-
Eartment of Public Safety shall be and is here
y empowered and directed to purchaso from
John F. Steel a piece or parcel of ground on
Penn avenue, adjoining No. 16 Engine House,
in the Twenty-first ward, Pittsburg, said piece
of ground having a front on Penn avenue of
5 feet and extending back, preserving the same
parallel width a distance of 91 feet, more or .
less: provided that the cost shall notexceed the
sum of five hundred (500) dollars.
Section 2 That upon the receipt from John
F. Steel of a deed for said piece or parcel of
ground in fee simple, and the approval of the
title by the City Attorney, the City Controller
shall be and is hereby authorized and directed
to issue his certificate on the Mayor for a war
rant in payment of tne purchase money there
of, and charge the amount to appropriation
Section 3 That any ordinance or part of or
dinance conflicting with tbe provisions of this
ordinance be and tho same is hereby repealed
so far as the same affects this ordinance.
Ordained and enacted into a law in Councils
this 31st dav ot December, A. D. 1SSS.
H. P. FORD, President of Select Council.
Attest: -GEO. SHEPPARD. Clerk of Select
Council. GEO. L. HOLLIDAY. President of
Common Council. Attest: GEO. BOOTH,
Clerk of Common Council.
Mayor's Offirc, January 7,1889. Approved:
WM. McCALLLN, Mayor. Attest: W. H. Mc
CLEARY, Mayor's Clerk.
Recorded in Ordinance Book, vol. G, page 563,
8th day of January, A. D. 18S9. ja9-80
AN ORDINANCE-AUTHORIZING THE
Chief of the Department of Public Safety
to appoint additional patrolmen for service in
the Bureau of Police.
Section 1 Be it ordained and enacted by the
city of Pittsburg, in Select and Common Coun
cils assembled, and it is hereby ordained and
enacted by the authority of the same, That the
Chief of the Department of Public Safety be
and he is hereby authorized and empowered to
employ eight (8) additional patrolmen for
service in said department, the compensation
to be same as that now paid other patrolmen.
Section 2-That any ordinance, or part of or
dinance, conflicting with the provisions of this
ordinance be, and tho same is hereby repealed
so far as tho same"affects this ordinance
Ordained and enacted into a law in Councils
this 31st day of December, A. D. 1888.
H. P. FORD. President of Select Council.
Attest: GEO. 8HEPPARD, Clerk of Select
Council. GEO. L. HOLLIDAY, President of
Common Council. Attest: GEO. BOOTH,
Clerk of Common Council.
Mayor's Office. January 7, 1889. Approved:
WM. McC'ALLIN. Mayor. Attest: W. H. Mc
CLEARY, Mayor's Clerk.
Recorded in Ordinance Book, vol. 6, page 582,
8th day of January, A. D. 1889. ja9-80
Office of the Board of Assessors,
Pittsburo, Pa.. January 9, 1889.
Valuations upon property in the Fonrth,
Eighteenth, and Twenty-sixth wards have been
completed lor the triennial assessment of 1889.
Appeals may be made from January 16 to 19
inclusive, upon forms furnished with tran
scripts, which-can be had at once upon per
sonal application, or by letter or postal
card. All appeals must be probated at this
Office hours from 9 A. M. till 4 p. m.
Attention is called to section 23 of the new
charter, which provides that "The Board of
Assessors shall assess all property taxable for
city purposes at its actual 'cash value; pro
vided, that no property shall be assessed fur a
less amount than the price paid for at the last
By order of Board,
FRANK P. CASE, )
PHILIP HOERR. J Assessors.
JAMES J. LARKIN, jalO-SO
Office of the Board of Assessors, 1
Pittsburg. Pa., January 7, 1889.
Valuations upon property in the Seventeenth,
Twenty-seventh and Thirty-second wards have
been completed for the triennial assessment of
1889. Appeals may bo made as follows: From
January 14 to lTmcluslvc, upon forms furnished
with transcripts, which can he had at once upon
personal application, or by letter orpoe tal card,
AH appeals must be probated at this office.
Office hours from 9 A. M. till 4 P. M.
Attention Is called to section 23 of tbe new
charter, which provides that "The Board of
Assessors shall assess all property taxable for
city purposes at its actual cash vaIue;provided,
that no property shall be assessed for a less
amount than the price paid for it at the last
By order of board.
FRANK P. CASE,- l
PHILIP HOERR. J-Assessors.
JAMES J. LARKIN, j
109 WATER ST. 140 FIRST AVE. uoustt commissions ur. .
A t-TTTSlIITlfli .lLIUIrtEV 1. UXJOi - H
Consisting of a
Large stock of table glassware, lamps, library
lamps, lamp burners, vases, cups and saucers,
prisms. Japanese goods, cutlery, etc.
S. FRANK, Assignee or
ja5g-yvF OALLINGEFt & CO.
A UCTION SALE.
FINE BRICK DWELLING,
U2 Fayette st, Allegheny, near Fulton st,
THURSDAY. JANUARY 17, at 2 F. St.,
On the premises.
This is a press brick dwelling of 9 rooms,
range, batb, 2 inside w. e., electric bells, laun
dry with stationary tubs, extra complete
sewerage and plumbing, natural gas all
through, marble mantels, wide halls, porch,
bay window in dining room, and large lot
20x121 feet, running back to Hamlin street
BLACK & BAIRD.
jalI-35-MTVThFSu 95 Fourth ave.
"1ARPETS, CURTAINS, RUGS. FURNI
j TURE, beddine. stoves, etc., at anction
FRIDAY MORNING. January ll,at 10 o'clock,
at tbe rooms. No. 311 Market st: fine chamber
suits in walnut oak and cherry: wardrobes,
dressers, washstanas, bedsteads, cabinets,
cbcffonlers, folding beds, bookcases, side
boards, cheval and pier mirrors, center and
extension table1!, desks, cupboards, china
closets, decorated dinner and toilet ware, pic
tures, clocks, bronzes; ladles' and misses' wraps
and jackets; notions, pillow3 and bolsters, mat
tresses and springs; elegant parlor suits at all
prices; cooking utensils, laundry and kitchen
furnishments. hall, room and stair carpets;
harness, chandeliers, tools, wringer, machines,
etc.. etc.: goods now on exhibition at rooms.
HENRY AUCTION CO., LIM., Auctioneers.
Ben Fbaxklis Insurance Compant )
of the City of Allegheny, Pa.
ALLEGHENY, January 9, 1889. 1
DIVIDEND THE DIRECTORS OF THIS
company have this day declared a divi
dend of THREE PER CENT (one dollar and
fifty cents per share), payable on and after
Monday, January II. 1SS9.
jalO-7 WM. A. FORD. Secretary.
German Fire Insurance Co..
PrrrsiiURQ. lannarv 8. 1889.
TMVTDEND NO. 50 THE DIRECTORS
JL7 this company have declared a dividend of
TWO DOLLARS PER SHARE (FOUR PER
CENT), payable on and alter January 11, 1889.
F. L. GROSS,
Office of the Humboldt Fire Insur- i
ance Company, Allegheny, j
DIVIDEND-THE DIRECTORS OF THIS
company have this day declared a semi
annual dividend of $1 50 PER SHARE, pay
able on demand. A. H. TRIMBLE,
Artisans' Insurance Company, J
Office, corner Wood street and Third avenue,
Pittsburg. January 8, 18S9. l
DIVIDEND-THE BOARD OF DIREC
TORS of this company have this day de
clared a dividend of ONE DOLLAR AND
FIFTY CENTS a share, payablo forthwith.
jal(M7 CHARLES P. SMITH, Secretary.
Office of Allegheny Insurance Co.,
No. 67 Foumn avenue.
Pittsburg, January 7, 18S9.
DIVIDEND THE DIRECTORS OF THIS
company have declared a dividend of
THREE (3) PER CENT, navable on demand,
jas-oi C. G. DONNELL, Secretary.
Office Union Insurance Co.. 1
Pittsburg, Pa, January 7, 1889.
DIVIDEND-THE BOARD HAVE THIS
day declared a dividend of THREE PER
CENT on tho capital stock, out of tho profits
oi tne past six months, payable iortnwitn
W. J. McLAIN,
German American Ins. Co. of Pa..
Office No. Ill Fourth Avenue,
Pittsburg. January 4. 18S9.
TiIVIDEND-THE DIRECTORS OF THIS
1.J company have this day declared a semi
annual dividend of FOUR PER CENT ($2 per
share), payable on demand.
ja5-t6 d AV. J. PATTERSON, Secretary.
ALLEGHENY NATIONAL BANK. PittSburg.Pa.
rpHE BOARD OF DIRECTORS HAVE
I thi dav declared a dividend of THREE
PER CENT out of the earnings of tbe past six
months, payable January 2, 18S9.
P. C. HUTCHINSON. Cashier.
December 3L 18SS. ja3-43
Office Western Insurance Co., i
Pittsburg, January 8, 1&S9.
DIVIDEND NO. 73 THE BOARD OF
Directors have this dav declared a divi
dend of THREE PER CENT, or ONE DOL
LAR and FIFTY CENTS upon each share of
the capital stock, payable on and after the 11th
inst WM. P. HERBERT, Secretary.
PENNSYLVANIA FEMALE COLLEGE
East End. Pittsburg. Second term opens
February 1, 1889. DUworth Hall is ready for
occupancy and will accommodate a larper num
ber of students. Apply to MISS HELEN E.
PELLETREAU. President ja8-I3
"HELD By the ENEMY."
Next week Kate Castleton "APaperDoIL"
GRAND OPERA HOUSE-EXTRA
SALE OF SEATS TO-DAY
For the world-astounding
In his latest and greatest of all sensations,
And a host of new
MYSTERIES, SURPRISES AND
GRAND OPERA HOUSE
iDWIN BOOTH AND
Week January 14, HERRMANN, jall-90
1ATHEDRAL FAIR OPEN EVERY
j evening this week in basement of the Ca
thedral. Special attraction each evening. The
elocutionist, Lillian Burkhart, on Saturday
TT ARRIS' THEATER
Every night and Monday, Wednesday Friday
anil Saturday matinees,
"LIGHTS 0' LONDON."
Next week "One of the Finest." ja7-10
WEEK OF JANUARY 7.
The Crescent City Combination, headed with
Symonds, Hughes and Rastus, John W. Cof
fee, the skeleton dude. Admission, 10 cents.
Open from 10 A. M. until 10 P. if.
TTARRY WILLIAMS' ACADEMY-
To-night Matinees Tuesday, Thursday and
ENGLISH FOLLTC COMPANY.
HOUSES, 5 TO 8 ROOMS, TO RENT.
Samuel W. Black & Co,,
99 Fourth Ave.
BUSINESS HOUSES TO RENT.
HAVE GOOD TENANTS WAITING FOR
Samuel I..Black& Co,
99 Fourth Ave.
ALONG P., Ft. W. & C. R. R.,
FOR SALE AND RENT.
SEND FOR OUR NEW LIST.
Some Desirable Suburban Residences
iucluded in them.
SAMUELW. BLACK & CO.,
jaD-57-MWF 9!) Fourth avenue.
MCKNIGHT & VICTOR!.
rMBERS, GAS AND STEAM FITTERS,
GAS FIXTURES, LAMPS,
PUMPS, LEAD PIPE, HOSE, 4c,
416 SMITHFIELD STREET.
Special attention given to natural gas fitting.
Telephone 769. seZJ-flO-MWF
BY GEO. K. STEVENSON & CO.,
GROCERIES AND TABLE DELICACIES,
8IXTH AVENUE. jaWO-jrwy
County Commissioners' Office. 7
Pittsburg, January 7, l8Sa J
rPHE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS WILL
JL hold appeals on the following oamedjdis
tricts at their offices as follows, to wit:
Tuesday. January 8. Franklin township.
Wednesday. January 9, First, Becond and
Third wards. Tarentnm borough; Sharpsburg
borough. First and Second Wards; Verona bor
ough. Thursday, January 10. Sewickley borough,
Beltzhcover borongb. '
Tuesday, January 15, Sterrett township,Glen
fleld borough, Osborn borough, Bellevue bor
ough. West Bellevue borough.
By order .
P. W. SIEBERT, Clerk. jaS-97
QECTION L-BE IT ORDAINED AND
JO enacted by the borough of Beltzhoover, in
Council assembled, and it is hereby ordafned
and enacted by authority of the same. That av
boardwalk be constructed on the west side of
Beltzhoover avenue, commencing at Fifth
street and ending at Eighth street, in the said
borough nf Beltzhoover, to be constructed as
follows: That said boardwalk shall be four feet
in width, to have three string pieces run
ning parallel with said street; said string pieces
to be four-by-four inches, to be of Dine laid on
pine cross ties, not less than four-hy-four
inches thick, spaced eight feet from center to
center, and each cross tie to bo placed on lo
cust posts: the cap boards to run at right an
gles with the string pieces, and to bo one inch
in thickness, spaced one-fourth of an inch
apart; that all lumber used in tbe construction
nf said boardwalk to be pine, free of all imper
fections, the ontside stringers to be placed
three inches from outer edge of cap boards,
and the other string piece to be in center of
cross ties; said boardwalk to be three feet
from curb, as per borough ordinance No. 5,
Sec. 2. That any ordinance or part of an or
dinance conflicting with the provisions of this
ordinance be and tbe same is hereby repealed
so far as the same affects this ordinance.
JAMES BARR, Burgess.
Attest: W. D. Pollock, Borough Clerk.
STATEMENT OF THE ARTISANS IN
SURANCE Company of Pittsburg, Pa.
for the year ending December 31, 18S8.
Capital stock 3100,000 00
Authorized capital 200.000 00
Bonds and mortgages $72,340 62
Real estate 29,900 00
Stocks 1,950 00
Interest due and accrued 2.6H 00
Loans on collaterals 8,000 00
Bonds &969 00
Cash in banks and in office 12,015 62
Premiums in course of collection... 2,412 52
Agent3" balance 707 35
Rents due and accrued 382 75
Reinsurance due from other com
panies.., 161 50
Unpaid losses $225 88
Unpaid dividends 450 CO
Unpaid bills ; 72 68 -
Capital stock 100,000 00
Reinsurance reserve fund 18,405 00
Surplus 17,829 89
Premiums, net... 823,142 64
Interest, ion!: and all other sources 5.193 10
EXPENDrrURES. Fire losses $6,124 37
Expenses, rents and salaries 6,218 SO
Commissions and State taxes 2,545 56
14 943 23
Dividends naid stockholders $5,658 00 -
Losses paid" from organization to"
aate 227,421 83
Dividends paid from organization
todate 221.000 00
Risk in force, December 31, 1883. . 3,120,181 07?i
jalO-46 CHAS. P. SMITH, Secretary.
STATEMENT OF THE TEUTONIA. IN-.
SURANCE Company of Allegheny. Pa,
for the year ending December 31, 1888:
Capital $123,000 00
With privilege to increase to 200,000 00
Bonds and moitgages, first liens.... $184.916 00
Interest due and accrued 3,543 37
Real estate 4.CBS 28 "
Natiomd Bank stock. 6.250 00
Bills receivable 190 55
Premiums in course of collection. . . 2,924 29
Cash in bank and office 8,875 76
Capital stock $125,000 00
Unpaid losses 1,525 00
All other claims against company. . 3 76
Reinsurance reserve 24,821 10
Net surplus over all Labilities. 59,445 C9
Premiums $32,544 OS
Interest. 10,943 50 .
EXPEND1TURES. Fire losses of 1887 $4,141 67
Fire losses of 1883 7,869 SB
Return premiums and abatements.. $3,262 80
Reinsurance. 257 51
Rents, taxes and all other expenses. 3,215 61
Commissions 4.424 34
Salaries 3.519 96
Dividends Nos. 30 and 31 10,000 00
Receipts in excess of disbursements 7,417 33
Risks in force December 31. 1S88.... 3.691,313 CO
ja3-73-p C. W. GERWIG. Secretary.
JLo LET OR FOR SALE-
An Elegant. ComiOuioiis aM f ell-fin-
Near Dinwiddie street. Bnilt and finished
in the best style.
Just tbe place, and an admirable chance for
physician, dentist or professional person, th
cahle cars bringine 20,000 people to it every
day. Southside. Lawrenceville and Miners
ville districts within a few minutes by bridge
and Fort incline plane: Oakland, East Liberty
and the old city quickly accessible by cable
Owing to central situation on main thorough
fare and to new facilities for access, this prop,
erty will soon be as desirable for professional
men as Penn avenue formerly was. Apply to
BLACK & BAIRD, Real Estate Agents, 95
Fourth avenue. de!3-166
Some of the finest rooms in the city for
general business purposes at the New
Dispatch building, 75, 77 ana 79 Dia
WELL LIGHTED, well ventilated, with con
venient passenger and freight elevator
SITUATION, the most central in the city,
within a few hundred feet of tbe post
offices, (new and old). City Hail, tbe new '
county buildings. Fifth avenue. Smith
field street and Fonrth avenue.
PARTIES requiring power service also sup
plied, with special quarters and every
ELECTRIC LIGHTING, steam beating and
janitor service included in the rents,'
which are moderate.
GREAT advantages and economy In these
new quarters. Apply between II A. JL
and 5 p. m. at the
NEAV DISPATCH BUILDING,
75. 77 and 79 Diamond street
SEWICKLEY, ROSEBERG STATION,
Fine residence property of
Samuel W. Black & Co.,
jalO-52 99 FOURTH AVENUE.
REA BROS. & Co.,
Bankers and Brokers,
Will occupy temporarily office in Germania
Savings' Bank Building, coiner Wood and Dia
mond sts., directly opposite former office. En
trance on Diamond St., rear of Mutual Union
Tel. Co. jah57
CONTINENTAL FIRE INSURANCE CO.
of New York.
CASH CAPITAL ASSETS OF OVER $5,000,000
The agency of this company for the South
side of this city, extending from the year 1SS3. "
has just been closed, and the company is now
prepared to appoint a new man or men for that
district. Applications may he made at once
either In persnn or by letter to the undersigned.
J, W. ABROTT, 511 Wood St., Pittsburg. Pa.
To the public The public is hereby notified
that no person is allowed to sign our name,
collect accounts or make contracts for us with
out exhibitfns letter of authority.
ja9-76 Allegheny, Pa.
GEO. H. BARBOUR.
Surveyor, Draughtsman and Designer of
Bridges Roofs and Mill Buildings,
Room 62 Eisner Builrtlntr,
del2-k66-D 64 FIFTH AVENUE, Pittshurs,