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fEE SMITH JURY OUT.
'Judge "White Makes a Strong First
TOBEDRUNKNO EXCUSE IN HIS EYES
The Jorj Deliberates an Hour and Court
COL. DIKES' CASE WAS KON-SUITED.
Cm a 6toctholder Sue a Corporation ts a Kew
In the Smith murder case, now in the
Lands of the jury. Judge "White made a buc
fcinct charge for a first degree verdict, and
feaid that drunkenness was no amelioration
of crime results. Barr versus the Pittsburg
Plate Glass Company raises the novel point,
Can a stockholder sue a corporation ? Col
onel Danks gets off easily.
The Criminal Court was again occupied
yesterday with the Smith murder trial. By
11 o'clock the evidence was all in, and the
arguments to the jury were begun. Mr.
Marron opened ud for the defense and
orjpied that the prisoner was irresponsible be
cause of intoxication and being jealously in
earje. Thomas M. Marshall, Esq., followed and
made one of his characteristic arguments, ap
pealing to the sympathy of the jurors for an
irresponsible and icnoiant colored man. As
usual, Mr.Marshall berated the policcrcporters
and almost everybody else, who, he said, were
eager for the prisoner's life. Mr. Marshall
wished he was a judge just for one day, and the
first policeman who came beforo him
lie would send to jail. Mr. Marshall
then drew a vivid word picture of the
cxecntion of the prisoner with the
District Attorney, Sheriff and reporters, with
bulging eyes, watching every wriggle of the
unfortunate man. and detailed his every action
so that they could herald it to a gasping public
and sell more extras.
THE STATE'S PEESENTATION.
District Attorney Porter then took the jury,
Beginning his argument at 220 and closing at
6:30. Mr. Porter began his argument by stat
ing that if ever there was a clear
case of first degree murder the one
iost finished was a case of that kind. The
hstrict Attorney then took np the testimony
of the witnesses, one at a time and argned on
them at great length, paving particular atten
tion to the testimony of Mr. Bagby, Detectives
Conlson. Fitzgerald and Robinson, regarding
the statements made by the prisoner to
them and to the prisoner's declaration to Mr.
ilagby. that Allegheny county juries did not
hang men nowadays. The prisoner was classi
fied as a coward, who coolly and deliberately
murdered his wife while she slept, sending her
to the repose of death witbont a moment's
warning, or without time to utter a prayer.
The theory of insanity, because the man at
tempted suicide, Mr. Porter said, was without
sense. The securing of the whisky a day or tn o
before tbe murder was nothing more nor less
than the getting ready of a defense. Great
stress was laid on the alleged utterance of the
prisoner, "I am not afraid of being hanged;
they are not hanging anybody in Allegheny
county any more. They might send me to the
penitentiary for awhile." The jury was asked
to not so subscribe to such utterances. A recess
was then taken until 7 o'clock.
JUDGE WHITE'S CHABGE.
At 7 o'clock conrt opened again, and Judge
"White charged the jury. It occupied more
than an hoar's time and was very exhaustive,
containing the main points of the testimony
and the conclusions the jury could be expected
to draw from it.
Judge White said the duty of jurors was an
unpleasant one when sitting on a murder trial,
and no man of sensibilities desired to pass on a
man's guilt. It was just as unpleasant
for the Court. The responsibility of the
jury was great, but that of the
Court was greater. Both are actlnc
under oath. Care should be taken in extend
ing sympathy. The Commonwealth did not
seek tbe blood nor tbe wealth of any citizen,
but it is a duty to see that the laws are kept for
the protection of society. Tboughtf ul consid
eration should at all times be git en. The jury
is to And a true verdict according to tbe evi
dence, and the Court to assist them in under
standing tbe law. The verdict is not what
sends a man to the gallows, but the sentence of
The Commonwealth is expected to establish
tbe guilt of the accused beyond a reasonable
doubt. The latter might arise from contradic
tory or inconsistent evidence, and so the
reasonable doubt must be a substantial one.
Formerly the law of this State was tbe same as
that of England, and a man found guilty of
murder bad no appeal, hut now he can appeal
to the Supreme Conrt and find his remedy
The law on murder, passed in 1794, has been
nrgued in hundreds of cases before tbe Su
preme Court and discussed by tbe ablest law
yen, but it has never been repealed or abro
gated. A FIRST DEGBEE CHABGE.
The testimony of the case was then reviewed
tjy the Court, when he said: "You are the ex
clusive judges of what tbe testimony is. Six
witnesses testified to Smith's admissions to
ldllirg his wife, which is amply
sufficient to cause a verdict of
first degree. Other witnesses testified to his
excessive drinking, and still others to his gen
eral peaceful character. As to the defendant's
own testimony that he did not know what had
occurred durine the night you may also take
that into consideration."
Then tbe law as applied to this case in par
ticular was clearly propounded at some lenclh,
and in Judge White's opinion tbe defendant
Mas not more ignorant than the ordinary
colored man of his class. If jealousy caused
lim to comcit the deed it was not sufficient
excuse, and by continuing to live with her
after he secured the letters offered in evidence,
lie condoned her offense, it it was really an
As for drinking being an excuse for mnrder.
Judge White thought it a bad excuse and said :
'Murders would multiply by the dozens, and
our moral and social ties would be constantly
shocked. The penalty of nine or ten years for
'manslaughter has no terrors for some people,
who. In case they wished to seek vengeance,
would simply get drunk and shoot their vic
tim." At the conclusion of tbe charge the
counsel for Smith asked permission to send the
letters bearing on the case into tbe jury room
with tbe jury, but the Court would not allow
It, and told the stenographer to note his excep
tion. The Court waited an hour for a verdict, hut
as no word was received the jury were locked
tip for tbe night.
HALVING WOUNDED AFFECTIONS.
In tbe Ettingcr-Jones Drench of Promise
Case the Plaintiff" Gels 8500.
Yesterday afternoon the jury in the Ettingcr
Jones breach of promise suit brought iu a ver
dict ol J5G0 for the plaintiff. Miss Marie Et
tinger. The suit was brought by Miss Ettinger,
who is a housekeeper for Mrs. Batten, of In
uram, against William F. Jones, a pipeline
man, who Uvea at the same place, and the dam
ages asked were 5,000.
Miss Ettinger testified that she met Jones a
year ago. He proposed marriage, and she ac
cepted. Her outfit was prepared and they had
arranged for a wcddine trip to Hamburg.
Shortly before the date fixed for the marriaee
Jones told her he could not marry ber. He
asked ber to release him. and she consented if
he would do tbe proper thing. With this un
derstanding she signed a release. Mr. Jones
testified that the release had been gotten in
good faith. He also said Miss Ettinger had
made tbe proposal of marriage. David Robin
son, a friend, testified that Miss Ettinger had
promised him a silver watch if Jones married
The Jury, "after a brief absence, bronght in a
Verdict for Miss Ettinger. awarding her 560.
GRAFF, BENNETT & CO. AFFAIRS.
A Snm of Monry Turned Over to the An
Iireee for Disbursement.
John G. McConnell, auditor in the cases of
Hartley Bros, and others against Graff, Ben
nett & Co., yesterday determined tlio validity
of certain mechanics' liens filed against the
firm's mills. He holds that the claims are not
special ones, or snch as are protected and
covered by the act of May L, ISO.
The amount for distribution is 22,502 50, of
which one-tenth is held to be applicable to tbe
liens against tho Clinton Mill) The total
amount of the claims filed against this mill are
118,653 3L The balance of the f nnd was awarded
to the assignee for distribution among the
TO-DAY'S WORK. OF COURTS.
Many Interesting Cases to bo Bronght Ont
In the liejral Mill.
In Common Pleas Na 1 Reineman vs Kocb,
Stafford vs Swing et al. Gamble vs Gilliand et
id, Scott vs Imperial Life Insurance Company,
Jfeville, executor vs Osldn et al (three cases),
Jllchey vs Smith et si, Moore vs Murphy, Cod
nrillft v Wnwinlo
In Common Pleas No. 2 Iron City KatlonalJ
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Bank vs McCord, Andrew Conn vs Bailey,
Brown vs Pittsburg Traction Company, Tasse v,
administratrix vs Huey, Olomer et al vs A. V.
B, R. Co.
Iu Criminal Court Commonwealth vs Jeff
Dltmanet al (2), Patrick Griffin et aL Miles
Langhlln et al, Florence Donaldson, Laura
Bailey, Minnie Fleming, John McConville,
Patrick McShane, John Galloway, E. Rudolph,
John Clark et al. James L. Orr, Andrew TJbrey,
Mary Lynch. Fhilip Soleman, F. Koehen,
Michael CahilL John Schmitt, Herman Scbiltz.
BARE WINS A POINT.
The Demurrers In the Plate Gloss Case
Overruled A Stockholder la Permitted
to Sae a Corporation.
In the United States Circuit Court yesterday
an Important decision was rendered on tbe de
murrers of the defendants in tho case of
Samuel F. Barr vs. the Pittsburg Plate Glass
Company. It mil be remembered that Samuel
F. Barr is a stockholder in the plate glass com
pany, no filed a bill in equity against the
company charging the directors with con
spiracy In building two other plants and then
selling thein to the plate glass company at a
price exceeding their value.
The defendants demurred on the ground that
a stockholder could not sue a corporation of
which he was a member, except through the
Board ot Directors; but as the directors in the
caso were interested parties, Mr. Barr made
the allegations in his own name, and yesterday
the Circuit Court decided that he had a right
to do so. The decision is an important one.
bearing on the definition of stockholders'
rights generallv. Sol Schoyer, S. B. Schoyer
and W. R. Errett appeared for tbe plaintiff,
and Messrs. Watson and Scott for defendants.
Thft Hnitittnn Vnllnwa?
In so far at least as the bill relateslto the
Ford City works, it is not founded, as the de
murrers assumc,upon aright ot action belonging
solely to the corporation defendant: but it is
really based on the plaintiff's individual riehts.
Tho injury here complained of directly affects
the plaintiff personally, and he seeks tbe pro
tecting power of the court against the alleged
fraud of the governing Board of Directors of
the corporation and another stockholder, who,
in violation of the plaintiff's rights, are about
to proceed to do an unlawful act which will de
stroy or seriously impair the value of property
in which the plaintiff has an Interest. No one
outside of tbe corporation has any concern in
the controversy, nor is any outsider here
sued. The corporation itself is a real defend
ant, the bill praymgfor an injunction to restrain
it lrom consummating the alleged fraudu
lent transaction. Tho bill alleges not only that
all the directors are actine in their own inter
ests and in fraud of the rights of the plaintiff,
but also that they and their co-spirator (four
defendant herein) together hold seven-tenths
of the stock of the corporation, and further
that they have procured a vote of the stock
holders authorizing them to carry out the con
templated fraudulent project in view, then, of
these allegations, which for the present we
most accept as trne, it would be most unreas
onable to defeat tbe plaintiff's suit, becense the
bill does not show a previous effort on his part
to obtain redress within the corporation by an
appeal for remedial action to the directors or
stockholders. The -demurrers must be over
ruled with leave to the defendants to answer
the bill within 30 days.
BLASHFORD TOOK A NON-SUIT.
The Slander Case Against Col. John A.
Danks Ended In Smoke.
The suit of Thomas Blashford against the
Rev. Colonel John A. Danks for damages for
slander, was called for trial yesterday before
The suit was based on tbe already famous
letters written by Colonel Danks to Mr. Blash
ford concerning tbe troubles between the two
and for which Colonel Danks was disciplined by
the Pittsburg M. E. Conference. Messrs. Bird
and McKelvey appeared a attorneys for Mr.
Blashford and C F. McKenna for Colonel
Ajury was called, but before any testimony
was taken tbe plea was put in that tbe terms
which were used and were alleged to be Elan
derous,and for which damages were claimed,
were not actionable. The terms referred to
were "scoundrel." 'blackleg." etc. Judgo
Ewing appeared to concur with that view, but
before anything further was done tbe plaintiff
took a non-suit. This ended the case.
THE SAWMILL RUN CASE.
Testimony For nnd Against tbe Dam The
Jury Is Oat.
The Sawmill Run dam case against J. "W.
Friend, Theodore Wood and others, was con
tinued before Judge Magee yesterday. The
defense placed Colonel T. P. Roberts, Mr.
Wainwright, Mr. Ediburn and other expert
civil engineers on the stand to show that the
building of tbe dam was not tbe cause of the
clogging up of sewers. ete but on
the contrary, had a good effect on
tbcm as an outlet. Mr. Theodore Wood
testified that tho property all along the run. in
cluding tbe run itself, as far back as the Main
street sewer, was the private property of the
Wood estate, and the city had never beeu
granted the right to use It as an outlet for out
houses, etc ....,
The case was then argued by Mr. Knox for
the defense and Major Moreland for the prose
cution. Judge Magee then charged the jury.
The jury is sull out.
BROTHERS IN LITIGATION.
Tho Use of a Stream of Water the Basis of
John Hopper yesterday filed a bill in equity
against bis brother, Goodman C. Hopper. The
two owned adjoining farms in South Fayette
The plaintiff alleges that the other diverted
the course of a stream from a spring so that it
did not run on to his farm, thereby denrlving
him of water in his sprirg house and trough.
He aks tbe Court to make a decree compelling
the defendant to return the stream to its
former and natural course.
Gronnd Exceeding Small.
The jury is out in the suit of Evans Bros,
against Jehu Haworth and E. FneL an action
in replevin to recover goods sold.
The jury is out in the snit of George H.
Creese against Isaac 8. Hartley and William
Rea, executors of George White, an action on
a mechanic's lien.
To-day's audit list comprises the estates of
James S. Todd, W. H. Heiber, Thomas Nee
Charles Grasser, Agatha Buerkle, Presley
Roads, Fannie Barker.
W. B. Rodoebs and F. H. Davis yesterday
received a verdict for 1,293 03 in their suit
against Henry and Margaret Frost, an action
to recover attorney's fees.
Ik the suits of James C. Hutchinson against
Albert Garrett and Samuel Woods, actions on
mechanics' liens, verdicts were rendered for
the plaintiff for 155 01 in each case.
IN tho suit of Thomas Robinson against
Thomas and Ellen Cross, to recover for clothes
belonging td bis deceased wife, aliened to have
been taken by Mrs. Cross a verdict was ren
dered yesterday for the defendant.
THE divorce case of Mrs. Mamie Hartman
against Peter Hartman is on trial before Jndge
Ewing. Mrs. Hartman asks for a divorce on
the grounds that her husband is so diseased as
to render him unfit for married life.
T. J. Keenan, Esq., yesterday, filed a mo
tion for a new trial in the cases of Aldermen
Callen, Docghty and Maneese, who were con
victed of conspiracy. Errors in the charge of
the Court and the admission of irrelevaut testi
mony were alleged. ,
The suits of James Slattery and his son,
James, against the Pittsburg and Birmingham
Passenger Railway Company for damages for
injuries received by tbe son, wbo was run over
by a car, were tried before Jodge Slagle yester
day. Verdicts v. ere rendered giving the father
400 and tbe boy (SOU damages.
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unquestionably, the effort of his life, and is one of the most valuable contributions
to the theological literature of this centnry.
REV. MTKOT J. SAVAGE, Pastor of the Church of the Unity, Boston, contributes an arti
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read by all having faith in the ultimate triumph of Christianity.
RABBI SOLOMON SOHLNDLER, claimed by the Boston Herald to be one of the
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Erado of Clement alley, lrom Thirty,
elchtb street to Main street, ,
Section I Be It ordained and enacted by the
city of Pittsburg, In Select and Common Coun
cils assembled, and it ia hereby ordained and
enacted by tho authority of tne same, That
tbe grade of the center line of Clement alley,
f rom Thirty-eiRbth street to Main street, be
and the game shall be established as follows, to
wit: Beginning at tbe east curb line of fbirty
elghth street, at an elevation of 176.25 feet;
thence rising at the rate of 5 feet per 100 eet
for a distance of 104 feet to a P. C at an dela
tion of 18L4S feet thence by a par
abolic enrve for a distance ot 100
feet to a P. T., at an elevation
ot 184.48 feet; thence rising at the rate ot 1 toot
per 100 feet tor a distance of 185 feet to the west
curb line of Thirty-ninth street, at an elevation
of 183.33 feet; thence rising at the rate of 2.97
teet per 100 feet for a distance of 80 feet to tbe
east curb line of Thirty-ninth street at an ele
vation of 187.22 feet; thence rising at the rate
of 7.818 feet per 100 feetfora distance of 141
feet to a P. Cat an elevation of 198.285 feet;
thence by a parabollo curve for a distance of
100 feet to a P. T. at an elevation ot 203.71 feet;
thence rising at the rate of 3 feet per 100 feet
for a distance of 305 feet to the west building
line of Fortieth street at an elevation of 212.88
feet: thence falling at the rate of 4.2 feet per
100 feet, for the distance of 10 feet to'
the west, curb line of Fortieth street,
at an elevation of 212.44 feet; thence
rising at the rate of 1.87 feet per 100 feet for a
distance of 30 feet to the east curb line of
Fortieth street, at an elevation of 213 feet;
thence rising at the rate of 1 foot per 100 feet
for tbe distance of 381.5 feet to a point at an
elevation ot 216.81 feet; thence falling at the
rate of 1 foot per 100 feet for the distance ot
215.5 feet to the west building line of Canoe
alley, at an elevation of 21166 feet; thence
lovoVfnr a rfist&nce of 24 feet to tbe east build-'
ing line of Canoe alley, at an elevation of 214.68
feet; thence by straight grade to the west curb
line of Main street.
Section 2 That any ordinance or part of or
dinance conflicting with the provisions of this
ordinance be, and the same is hereby repealed,
so far as tbe same affects this ordinance.
Ordained and enacted into a law in Councils
this 23th dav of October, A. D. 1889.
H. P. FORD. President of Select Coun
cil, Attest: GEO. SHEPPARD, Clerk of
Select CounciL W. A. MAGEE, Presi
dent of Common Council pro-tem.. Attest:
GEO. BOOTH, Clerk of Common Council.
Mayor's office, October 31, 18S9. Approved:
WE McCALLIN, Mayor. Attest: ROBT.
OSTERMAIEB, Assistant Mayor's Clerk.
Recorded in Ordinance Book. voL 7, page 193,
19th day of November, A. D. 18S9. no21-13
A IT ORDINANi
.1. grading, ;
aving and curbing of Copeland
street, from Ellsworth avenue to Walnut
street, in the Twentieth ward or Pittsburg.
Whereas, It appears by the petition and affi
davit on file in the office of the Clerk ot Coun
cils, that one-third in Interest of the owners of
property fronting and abutting upon the said
street, have petitioned tbe Councils of said city
to enact an ordinance for the grading, paving
and curbing ot the same: therefore.
Section 1 Be it ordained and enacted by th e
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 "Works be
and is hereby authorized and directed to ad
vertise in accordance with the acts of Assem
bly of tbe Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and
tho ordinances of the said city of Pittsburg re
lating thereto and regulating the same for pro
posals for the grading, paving and curbing of
Copeland street, from Ellsworth avenue to
Walnut street, the contract tberefor to be
let in the manner directed by the said acts
of Assembly. The cost and expense of tbe
same to be assessed and collected in accord
ance with the provisions of an act of As
sembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylva
nia, entitled "An act relating to streets and
sewers in cities of the second class," approved
the 16th day of May, A. 1). 18S9.
section 2 That any ordinance or part of ordi
nance conflicting with the provisions of this
ordinance be and the same is hereby repealed
so far as the same affects this ordinance.
Ordained and enacted Into a law in Councils
this 2Sth dav of October. A. D. 18S9.
H. P. FORD, President of Select Council.
Attest: GEO. SHEPPARD, Clerk of Select
Council. W. A. MAGEE. President of Com
mon Council pro tern. Attest: GEO. BOOTH,
Clerk of Common Council.
Mayor's office. October 31, 18S9. Approved:
WM. MCCALLIN. Mayor. Attest: ROBERT
OSTERMA1ER. Assistant Mayor's Clerk.
Recorded In Ordinance Book. vol. 7, page 200,
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Full Announcements for 1890.
It is a veritable feast in 52
ANOTHBB MONEY SAVINQ, BUSINESS PBODTJCING WEEK AT
100 onlv Ladies' Elegantly Beautiful Striped Cloth Newmarkets that were meant to be
bargain at 5 00, we've secured to sell at S3 75 each come early for choice.
We'll show you tbe prettiest collection of Ladies' Cloth Newmarkets, embracing all the
latest novelties, in plain, stripe and plaid weaves, at 55 00, 7 00 and (10 00 and on up; you'll save
from 81 00 to $3 00 by selecting from this range.
lOOonly Ladies' Stockinette Jackets, Handsomely 'Braid Trimmed, well offer this week
at 85 00 each, they're worth and would be cheap bought at 87 00.
We've got an exceeding excellent range. Ladies' English Seal Flush Jackets, marked to
sell at 83 75, 810 00, 812 00 up to finest, from $1 75 to S3 00 less than usual prices.
A most superb exhibit Ladies'-English Seal Plush Sacques at 816 60, 818 50, $20 00 up to
best made, at our figures, tbey're from 82 60 to 85 00 less than you'd expect them to be.
noie-riease a. trcuy excellent assortment, Best marcs, jLiouaou aije, oeai dhju Dacques,
prices tbat'U save you from 825 00 to 850 00 a garment.
An abundant supply ot all the latest novelties. In
Flush and Velvet Sleeves, etc., etc Misses' and
select from. All at onr well known
POPULAR, EVERYBODY'S BARGAIN PRICES,
151 and 153 FEDERAL
BY FAR THE MOST attractive stock of
Clothing ever within our walls. Stylish';
full of painstaking; earmarks of great
care in every point of manufacture; thoroughly
reliable and costs no more than the Clothing
that's made specially to catch the eye.
Corner Sixth Street
THE LARGEST STOCK.
W. MI. LAIRD,
leadhstg- shoe ubalbb
515 and 5 fj Wood street. J
FUrovJTTURE AND CARPETS
Oas-b. axLcL Oz?edjLi3 ZECb-o.se3
923 and 925 Penn avenue, near Ninth street.
UNRIVALLED. V UNEQUALLED.
PUREST IN THE WORLD.
CONTAINS bo CHEMICAIiS or ADULTERATIONS.
Paris Exposition, 1889 I U5ES2:
40 CENTS A POUND 40 CENTS.
Ask your Crocer for Menlor Chocolate (Yellow Wrapper)
For fiulo Everywhere.
BBAS OH SOUSE, UNION
made : owybKin the YY UKLU
-A r t ' "aatr
A Superb and Incomparable Assort
ment of Fur Caps Now Opening
fe XT BE 2sT ' S.
The "Boston" Turban!
In Coney Fur, 87c, 93c and SI 2a
In Oregon Seal, t2 20. 82 40 and $2 9a
In Alaska Seal, (5, 13. 10 and f 12.
The abovflicut illustrates the handsome- Bos
ton Turban, trniclt Is decidedly new, neat and
stylish. Thero is not tbe leastdoubt but that it
will prove tbe most popular cap ot tbe season.
Tbe band Is somewhat higher than the old
style turbans. The top. a full oral, and Its
general outlines are graceful and becominc.
wine to the backwardness of the weather and
our tremendous stock:, we are naming prices at
the start which we expected to quote at the
close of tbe season. Besides The Boston we
have tbe following styles: Tbe Detroit, The
Montreal, Tbe Alexis, The Cleveland, The
Driving and The College. Don't fail to see our
magnificent stock of Fur Caps and Gloves.
Tlie .Hatter and Furnlslier,
421 and 423 Smithfleld St
ALLEGHENY VALLEY KAILHOAD
Trains leave Union station (Eastern Standard
time) i Klttannlng Ac. 6;U a. m.: Mlagara Ex.,
daily. 8:45 a. ra Hnlton Ac, 10:13 a. m.: Valley
Camp Ac, 32:05 p. m.: Oil City and DuBols El-
SreiLt.OO p.m. j Rulttn Ac, 1:00 p.m. : Kit tanning
c, 4:00p.m.; iJraebornEx 8:00 p.m.; Klttann
lng Ac, 5.30 p. m.; Braebnrn Ac,:20p.m.: Hnl
ton Ac, 730 p. m.; Buffalo Ex., dally,
iio p. m.; Hulton Ac, 9:45 cm.: Jbraeburn Ac,
11:30 p. m. Church trains Braeburn, 12:40 p. m.
snd 8.35 p. m. Pullman Bleeping Cars between
ftttiburg and Bnrfalo. J AS. 1. ANDKESOU,
a. T. Axt,t DAVID MCOAKQO. Geo. Sunt.
HITSBURQ AND WESTERN BAILWAY
Trains (Ctu Stan a time) Leave I Arrive.
Dav Ex.. Akron, Tolodo, Kane 6:40 a m 7:37 p m
Butler Accommodation 9.00 a m 5:00 p m
Cblcajro Express (dally) 12:40 p m 11:30 a m
New Castle Accommodation. 4:30 p m 7:00 p m
Butler and Foxburg Ac 5:30 pm 5:30 a ra
First class fare to Chicago, S10 50. Second class,
fp50. l'ullman Bullet sleeping ear to Chicago
Ladies' Stylish Jackets and Newmarkets, in
Children's Wraps, Cloaks, etc. Thousands to
STREET, - ALLEGHENY.
for a large business.
and' Penn Avenue.
406 an d"4o8 Market street.
SQVABE, NEW Y,OBK.s
afJ5Psr- fit u
"Fortune makes quick dispatch."
JLiiiJlJlO, FOR TWO IDJLsi
Commencing this morning
that's about as long as the goods
320 Ladies' Fine and
x3 J514 ATVTT V
These garments' are warranted tailor made and thev fit to nnrJi
fection. They come in first-class Beavers, Meltons and Worsteds,'
in a very fashionable variety of patterns, and are cut in the latest
prevailing styles. The cheapest Newmarket in the line is well worth '
13, while the vast majority are retailed elsewhere in this city at $1$.
Remember, this sale is for two days (to-day and to-morrow) only.
HERE COMES BARGAIN NO. 2.
275 Ladies7 Exquisite Imported Newmarkets
These elegant garments
come m all the latest European
Grecian, Wing, Shiryed, Accordion, Cape, Bell, etc. They aremade
of finest quality All-wool Beavers, Meltons, Worsteds, Twills, Ker
seys and Diagonals, some braided, some embroidered, some braid
bound, some fur trimmed, etc., in all the- latest and most delightful
shades, such as Eiffel red, cremona, bronze brown, new blue, myrtle.
raisin, Jacquard effects in Moorish" patterns, etc. Nine out ofeyery "i
iea 01 inese garments are worm
or to-morrow, however, you can
VS" Simultaneously with the
place on sale ioo Ladies' Genuine English Stockinette Jackets, sold'
all over town at $8 and jo, for
ing; Come-quick if you want
'Have you seen our line
the beautiful styles of others
THE GKMS of the season, and our prices are marveloujly.
can't get suited anywhere else, come'tou , Wyilshow.yc
you want if it is in the country.
Fifth Avenue and
From Pittsburg Union Station.
if Ifennsulvania Lines.
'US Triiai Run bj Caniral Time.
SOUTHWEST SYSTEH-PANHANDIJE ROUTE.
Lesre for Cincinnati and St. Louis, d 1 :15 s. m.,
'd 7:90 a. m d 9.-00 and d 11:15 p. m. Denniion, 2:45
p. m. Chicago, d 1:15 a. ra. and 12:05 p. ra.
Wheeling, 7:a.nr.. VIM. 8:10 p. m Steuben
Tllie, 8:sSa. m. Washington. 5:55. 8 .35 a. . m.. 1:5.
8:30, !:, 4:58 p. m. Bnlrer, 10:10 a. m. Borgette
town, 8 11:35 . m., 535 p. m. Mansfield, 7il5,
8:30. 11.09a. m.. 1:05, 630, d 8:30, 8:50 p. m. ilo
Donalds. d 4 U.A 10:45p.m. ..,.,'
TBAIKS ARIUVSfrom tbe West, d 2:10V d 6:00 a.
m., 3:05, 45:55 p. m. Dennison, 8:30 a.m. Stea
benTUle, 8:06 p. m. Wheeling, t-AO, 8:15 a. m..
3:05. 5.55 p. m. Borgettttown, 7:15 a. ., 8 9:05
a. m. Washington. 8:6.5, 7:5a 8:4a 10:25 a. m.,
2:35. 8:25 p. m. Mansfield, 5:33 8:30, 11:40 a. m.,
12:46, 3:55. 9:40 and S 8:20 p. m. Bulger, 1:40 p. m.
McDonalds, d 8:35 a. m., d 8:00 p. m.
NOETHWEST 8T5TEM-1TT. WAYNE KOUTE.
Leave for Chicago, d 7:5S l.m-, A 12if', d 1:00. d
8:15, except Saturday ll:a)T5.m.: Toledo. 735 a.
m d 1230, d 1:00, and except Saturday 11:20 pjn.:
Creittlne, 8:45 a. m., Cleveland, 8:10. 12:15 d 115
p. tn., and 7:25 a. nt, vlaF.. Ft.W.AC.Ky.:NeTr
Castlo and xonngstoirn. 7:05 a. m.. 1230, 3:45 p.
m.; YonDKitown snd Miles, d 12:20 p. m.:Mead
vllle, Erie and Ashtabula. 7:05 a. m.. 1230 p. m.-,
Nlles and Jamestown, 3:45 p. m.: Masilllon. 4:10
p.m.; Wheeling and Uellalre, 8:10 a. m.. 12:45,
3:50 p.m.: Bearer rails, 4:00, 5:05 p. m.; Beaver
rails Hs:20 a. m.iLectKlale, 5:30 a. m.
Uipaet fkom ALLKOHBXT-Bocbester, :S0 a.
m.; Beaver Falls, 8:15. HK a-m Knon, 30 p.
m.: Leetsdale, 8X0, 9.00, 10.00. 11:45a. m.tl:15. Zap.
4:30. 4:46. 5T:15. 7:30. 9:00 p. m.: Conway. 10.30
p.m.: FalrOalcs8 11:40a.m.: Beaver Jails, a
l:30p.m.;Leetsdale. B5:30p. m.
Tiui)tS arbivz Union station from Cnlcsio. ex
cept Monday. 1:50, drfJ0,.d 8:35 a.m., d55and
d 8:50 p.m.f Toledo, except Monday, 1:50. d8:35a
m.. 5:55 and 6:50 p. m.; Crestline, 2:10 p. m.;
Yonngstown and New Castle, 9:10 a. m.. 1A, 6:5a,
ions p.m.: wiles and YouoMtown, aetiOp.m.:
Cleveland. d5:50 a. ., 235, 7-00 p. m.j Wheeling
and Bellalre, 9:00a. m 235, 7:00 p. m.: Erio and
Ashtabula, 135, 10:15 p. m.l Jtajiillon. 100 a.m.;
Miles and Jamestown. 9:10 a. mr; Beaver Falls,
7:a. m., lilOp. m.; Beaver Falls, 8 835 p. m.j
Leetsdale, 10:40 p. m.
ABUTS AiLIOUKHT. ftom Enon. 8.00 . ra.j
Conway 6.40, Koehcster, 9.40a.m.; Beaver Fjlls,
7.10 a. m. , 8.30 p. m. : Leetsdale. 4.30. 5.30, 6.1.
8.50, 7.46 a. m., KM, U-1t, 1.45. 3.30, 4.30. 6.30. 9.W
p.m.: Fair Oaks.8 8.85 a. m.: Beaver Fails. 3
30 p. m.t Leetsdale, 8 e.05 p. .: Bearer JTailf,
d, dally;' 8, Sunday only; other trains, except
BALTIMORE AMD OHIO BAILKOAO.
Schedule In effect Norember 10, lStBj
For Wasnlngton, H. C, Baltimore. lhUadel
Tihls and .New Sort. 8i00a. m. and "SrtO p. m.
For Cumberland. "8.-00 a. m.. tt:00. ?,3Up. ra.
For Connellsvlllj, 48:40 and '80 a. m., UM, W
and 930p.m. For Unlontown, :4a, aOa.in.,
tliOO and tlo p. m. For Mt. Fleasant, :a
.g.iKi. M mnti fi.m .nf j!Oin. in. For Wash
ln'gton, Fa., :and:40a.m., "3:35, : and '
7:30 p.m. For Cincinnati and St. Louis. "7:05a.
in., 7:30 p. m. For Columbus, 7:0 a. m 7:3
p. in. For Newark". 7:05, : a. m -:S3. 7:30
p. ni. For Chicago, 1M and 7:30 . m4
4raln arrive from Mew York. Philadelphia,
Baltimore and Washington. 830 a- tn., 5 p.
m. From Columbus. Cincinnati and Chicago,
8:36a. m., 9:00 p. m. From Wheeling, 8:25,
'10:50 a.m.. aw,rt0p.m. ... .
Throngh sleeping cars to Baltimore, Washing
ton, Cincinnati and Chicago.
Conndlsvltle accommodation al S8!35 a. m.
Sunday only. ... .
Tbe Pittsburg Tranifcr Compaay wlU call for
aadebeck baggage from hotel and residences
npoa orders left at B. . ticket c4Bce, corner
Km ave. and Wood st. CHA8. 0. 8CULL, Oen.
Pass. Agent. J.T.O'UELL. General Manager.
PITTHBUBG AKO CASTLKSHAMNONK.B.
. Sammer Time Table. Ob and after May 1.
18S8,Bntll ftrtUer notice, train will runaa follows
on every day, except Sundav. Kaetern sundard
time: Leawing Fltteburg-639 a. m 7:10 a. m..
8-oa a.m.. 9Jba. m., lldOa. m- 1:40 p. m-, 3;40p.
m 8:10 p. m :so p. ra., 8:30 p. m., 8ao p m,.
lltWB. m. Arllngton-e:4B a. Du.ia.ni., :
a. m., m a. ra., W a. m., 1:00 p. n, 3i p. nij.
bVbBS (fae"ewJflJ IvalVsj
4a.M..i!Hi.n.i' a:e a. m ciuu. uj...
B:s p. jiTTIl p. .. : p. m., TOO p, H
p. ;Jseiit4rt4M-:W a. mit m., I p. ta, aft
November 21, 1889,'
and ending to-morrow nightS
will last) we will give ybuhoicM
Dflll I WORTHSP
1 1 1 I $I3$S!
10 I U . and$i
and $30. j
were imported by ourselves, and Jtbeyj
sleeve ideas, including -the Bishops
P30 eacn. 11 you come in lo-aay
take your choice for J?2o. -
above two peerless bargains weiwiH!
only $5. Don't overlook this wam
one - S-
of Ladies' Wraps? .Don't talkfabout
until you have seen ours- Wehave
OEMaSYLVAJJlA KA1LKOAD 03 AS1J
X. after November 10. 1898. trains leave cmoal
StaUon, Pittsburg, aj YeUowJ, Eastera BUBdaraj
XACT LETE EASTWABJX.
New York and Chicago Limited of Pullmaa Ves.?
tlbule dally at 7:13 a. nv. f f
Atlantis Express daUrnr tbe East, 330a.m. n
iiaai train, aauy, except oanaay. owus. a. nai
aay, mail, iihl m.
lay express daily at 3:88 a. m.
Mall express dally at 1 109 p. m.
Philadelphia express dalnr at 4:1 p.
UUWIU UUIVM U.UT .1 MMU, , -
l.rf T.ln.it.nv., Iifftn m i.
fireeaiDnrr einreMSilun. m. week (teM.'f-
xrerry express i imu a. m. wees oys.
.. z jr7r r. jwi - -.. j-Ziz
AUtnrougn trains corniest u
is connect at J ewer, (3r wMlfcaf
i Annex" fwBrooByvKSYi W
rtageand journey tfcroffc Jug
boats cf "Brooklyn Anne
Tnini arrive at Union Station as flaHowa?
St. Lonls. Chleacoand Cincinnati ExDrew.'att 'J.
Mail Train, dally, :lB.1nu
Western Express, dally.. ......., 7:46 am.'
Padflo Express, dally........... ..11:46p.m."
Chicago Limited Expreaa, daily.... .. 9J0p. m.B
FastLlne, daily.. .....IliS6p.mi.r
BOOTMWESr elCSH itAILWAI. ',
For Unlontown. 5 Jo ana 8:JB. m.and43Bp.?g,
m wimoui enangs oi cars: liou a. m.. eonnecKt
lng at oreeniburg. Train arrive from unwn-3
tawn at 9:45 a. m.. 1138. 5 J6 and 5:10 D. m.
TK3T l-ELMNSri,ASlA UIvLllUJX.
From FEUEKAL trr. STATION, Allegheny City,?
Mall tram, eonneetlngfor JUalrsvllle... 6:45 a. m.
Exnress. for Blalrsvllle. eonneetlngfor '5
Butler ...m...... ........... ......m. 3vJp.m.a
jsuuer Accem..... ....ao a. m, zssana a:up. o.t
Borlngdale Accom3rt.Hd0a.m.3:30and 630p.m. i
Freeport Aceom ..4:15. 330 and 11:40 p. m,-
XortaApoiloAccom.....U:OOa.m.and 50 p. m. ?
Alleghenr Junction Accommodation 13) a. m."5'
Blalrsvllle Aecommodatloa ( llrfp..nv ,'
Trains arrive at FEUEKAL STKEEXSTATIU.11
Express, connecting from Bntler 10:35 a. m.
Mail iTftlB..., . ...1:46 p. m.
Rntlr AeAam 910.- m.. SiSQand73S D. TOJ
Klalrsvllle Aceommodatlon t:52p-m.
rreenort Accom.7HO.m.. 1:2a, 73 anau:iup. m.
va Danay....,. iuuua. m. ana ap.
Sprlngdale Aceom. ...67,11:48 a. n,l:,8t p.
llorta Apollo Aceom 3H0a. m. and5:49p.
Ollfl, !.... ITnlmt ir.Hnii Vltranitr asrOUOl
For MononcaheU Uty. Wess Brownsville and
Unlontown. 10:40 a.m. For Monongaheu City an
west jsrownsviue, 7e ana 10:40 a.m.ana w p.
p. ra, weefcdavs.
UravosbargAo.. weekdays, 130p.m.
Wert Elisabeth Accommodation, 830a. nu. J
830 and 11:3a n. ia. Hnndv. fitan n. m.
Ticket o8lces Comer Fourth avenue and
street and Union actios.
uiab. jc. ruua, J, b. ouw
TnTSBUKO AND LAKKEBIE KAlLKOABl
jl UJiii'Anr. schedule in effect Moremoeri.i
1889. Central time. UarAST-For Cleveland,!
S:03, 3:00a. ra.. '1:35, 43o, 9:p. m. For ClnHf
clnnatL Chlcagat and St. Losls. 3:00 a. m.. 1:15,5
-vuup.m. j. or uouaio, sjsb a. m., su, -yuu;
m. For Salamanca. Sh a. m.
. 430 T). m.
Younrstown and Newtaatlit- AHm. S
1:00. 10:15 a.'
ra.. 'Jias, 4:2a, 3: p. m. For Beaver rails,'
5aM 730, '80, 10:15 aVm., 1:36. 130, MJB.SSB,
93b p. m. For Cbartlers. SrtO, ) a.m., dt,i
-85, 7:15.730. 8:06.8:30. 9:50,10:15 a.ra..lIMii.
112:45, 1:40, 3:30, 3:58, 1430, 8:05, S3X 8:10,M(
Annm.liMm rA.T.Mff 0.91 a. m.. 12:
5:4A 7:55 p. m. From Cincinnati. Cblearo and
bt. Ixinis. '1130, 13J p. m. From flunaio. -oj
a. m.. 1230, 10 o. m. From Balamsnea; 12:30,1
7rt5p.ro, Vxom Youngstowit and IS ??;
"o:i, -ar.aj a. ro., 'Uiao, 0:10. "jw v "
Beaver Falls. 535, "3S, 730; "930 a. m.,
130, 5:48. VJt, 10p.m. . . .
55 p. m. ForEseeaandBeecbmoat, 830
J?.. "car. trains from Manafleld, E
BteehTBont, 7.-OS a. m., 11:59 a. m.
ven.l'SJta.a., 330 p.m. For West Me
S30 9:4 s. ra. 3:30, 5:3) p. m.
i.Mn h.M ir uimi. z33u a. m..
P. m. Frosv Weat Mewton, 6:15, ;830 a. in.
For McKMsport. EHbrth. MonoagaheSj
and Belle Vernon, 83 1733, USB a.mtf
From tielle Vernon. Mnnongahela CI
lieth and McKtesport. 7:45 a. m., 1938,
nda only, twill real
j ---- ;. --Z A B, a.mk 1aJ
lae o Senday. iwu
ill run two