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Petroleum Centre Daily Record.
tel. ct-iiirr, Wednee.la), Sep 2.
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tTntU farther no'.i -o Iho ranile will arrive at and
depart irum uno ortice an follows:
Smith mnl Hwt. via. Irvlnatnn, 10 A M
fconthandWi.it, ' Meadvllle, .1.1 '.' I'. M.
North and San, " Curry, 5 5A "
Month and Weal, Ms A. M.
Noiitt, East and West, 8.30 I. M.
North, East and Wont, 10.00 A. M.
Preaching nt It o'clock A. M., und 7.' J
o'clock P. M.
Rkv. J. T. OxniiiT, Pastor
METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Servics every Sabbath at 11 A. M. and
"4 P. M. Sabbath School nt!)J A. M
mis free. A cordial Invitation extend
cd to nil.
Rev. C M. IIeako, Pastor.
STS. PETER AN' I) PAUL'S ;Cutliolie)
JVf hps at ld'.i n. m.
Vesper and Benediction op the Blessed
Sacrament at 4 p. ni.
Catechism at 2 p. m.
JAMES DUNN, Pastor.
Change of Time.
OILCREEK & ALLKIIUKNEY KlVErt RAILWAY
MONDAY, SEPT I th, 18l.
Leavo Pet. Centre 7:: a m., or. at Curry 9 40 a.m.
" " " '" W m.. ar " .45 p in.
" " 2 fiS p. m , nr. " B:in n. m.
' " H:0np. in , nr. TitiHvllle6:ao;.. in.
Southward Traliio s"
Lcava Pet. Centre. 7:10 a. m., ar. nt CHI Cllyf:10 am
" " JlrO'lp. m.,ai " M'ipm
" "WW p. in., nr. " 8.:)5 p in
" ' " III-30 1. m. ur. " 6:6(lpru
Thi Train will stnp a) minutes for dinner.
Tli.se are Freight Trains and (p to Titiisvllle and
Iiese. trains pass at fill point. The Southward
Train atoplng Tor breakfast
The 2:5.1 pin Train faring North and the 1-M
Train R.iinc South run on Hiindiiys.
Waxtkii. A girl to do general liousa
work. Apply nt this ofllce.
Egbert Farm liens are using tbo school
house for a boa roost. The back of the
desks make nico perches.
Bishop Stereos, of Pennsylvania, has raar
ilod Miss Anna Conyngham.
. , ,
John Morrissey is said to bare cleared I
300.000 durinir tint irnLI r.u,.l. i... ,....1. I
$200,000 during the gold panic last week.
In Philadelphia, recently, a man over one
hnndrcd years old Was married to a woman
Clam CnowoKit. Tlm.
. v VIUUI I
Chowder every night at 41 Washington
street, onnosite A marinnn n..... I
c ....... 1.. jiuii ntj.
Tub Match Gams ok Bask Ball. Tbo
return game, of base ball between the Boue
ca's of Oil City, and tbo Sbainbiirg Club,
is uow in progress upon the Boyd Farm ball
grounds. A large amouut of money is being
bet, and the excitement ig intense.
Social Paiity Tonioht. There is to be
a social bop at Sobol's Opera House ibis
evening. The committee baviug thematlor
iu charge bare put forth every effort to
make tbis one of the most interesting parties
of Ibe season, and a grand good time is ex
pected. Bou t fail to attond. Tickets for
sale at tho door.
A Seihoi's ActimsNT ov Hbsb Farm
A serious if not fatal accident occurred ou
the Iless Farm this morning. Tho unfortu
nald man's name is James Draw ley, brother
or Clinton Brawley, who is connected with
Joseph Ovory in some wells on the above
named farm. By soiuo means be was
caught by the fly-wheel of an engine, and
his whole body drawn through a space of a
very few inches. The extent of bis inju
ries are not yet known, but, judging from
tho obaructer of the accident, it is feared
they may prove fatal.
Bonxkii on- TnB Proposed Trot. Mr.
Bonner has sent to thu editor of the New
York Tribune tho following: The statement
published that I have consented to lot Dexter
trot in a race, is wholly rrronoous. I have
never let any one of my horses trot in a
raoe, and have never thought of lotting one
of them trot a raoo under any oircumstances.
Fortunately, I am not obliged to resort to
tbis means, even for the purpose of contribu
ting wbat I think proper to a deserving be
nevolent object. Whilo I will not trot Dex
r against any borso, even for tho most
worthy purpose, I will pay $100,000 in cash,
ior another homo from any part ol the
world, if the world can produce ono that
trill trot, as be trotted last wcek; a mile in
2:21 to a road wagon and carryiug the
me weight which u oarried.
rot-red I tiga ol the einwi-ratlC tan
cm at Plumcr.
At tho regular meetihs of the Democrats
of Cornplunter Township held ai Plummcr
Brpiemucr zhu, lor ibe purpose of nomina
ting officers for tbo various offices io said
Township, the following gentlemen were
duly nominated: John Kicketts for Justice
of the Peace, Joseph fetter frr Constable.
N. Alden, R. Hutchinson and f. A. Cornen
lor School Directors, A. S. Prutber, Road
Commissioner, A. U. Curtis for Overseer of
tbo Toor, E. R. Glynn for Auditor. R. C.
Boreridgo esqr, for Township Treasurer, A.
S. Smith, lor Township Cleric, Geo. Ricketts
rorJndijeof Election, Geo. S. Duncan, for
Inspector of Election.
Geo. S. Duncan, R. C. Beveridgo,
Attempted Suicide at Tldlotilc,
Sensations are now all the rage, and Tid.
ionts, not to be behind, has just bad a real
lively one. The particulars as lar as wo
have been able to loam are as follows 1 A
man from that place visited the Warren
County Fair at Youngsrille, accompanied
by bis wile, who appeared to be a "trav and
festive" lady. Arriving at the Fair Grounds
they made their way to tho buildin where
the youtbrul portion of tboso present were
pawing away their pleasant hours in the
oarmiesspasiimootdancinir. Theladv look.
cd on;till she could do longer restrain her
self, and on beiug asked by a gay Lothario
to "dance the next set" with him. she at
once consented. Tbcy took their places on
the floor, the music struck up, aad away
they weut, "thrcadlnc the muzra of the
giddy daooe" brim full of joy and merriment.
The indignant husband stood aghast with
norror, oiling bis lips with vexation: tbe
"green-eyed mouster" having taken a firm
grip on bis soul, lie could stand it no lon
ger, and doubtless thinking that "Frailty
thy name is woman," bo left tbe bouse and
grounds, uiado for the stutiou as fast as ih.k-
tiwo, wbere be took tbe train lor Tidioute
lie coniu nnu no peace there, however, and
consequently left, taking a trip down the
river, tie returned on Tuesday, fully de
verminea w "shuffle off this mortal foil
He accordingly repaired to a diu. store and
purcDHSuu a vial ol laudanum, auil sUrtwl
for home, preferring to die under tbe vara
ol his wire than elsewhere. Ho rushed Into
tho room, and in the nresenca of her -hr,m
be supposed bad destroyed his "domestic
happiness" swallowed tbe tatal draught
She ran down Btairs, frautlcally screaming
. uittimuu aeiriai oi me Deign
borsi lo whom she made known the causo or
bar laiiiontiitioiid A nhi-ni,.;
ior neip, anil alarmed several of the Deigh-
hor lamunlutious. A physician wub at one
sent for, who came and administered an m
etio to the would be suicide, theioby saving
uis precious iiio. Alter resoverlng irom the
euecls of tbe polHonoes druc. be rosolved tn
do so no more, and at last accounts tho '-old
sore' was bealod. and thu mrtia
" ajvosuu, ouil tilt? purlieu v
more living in peace and harmony,
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A Girl Bi-ksek id Dkath Mr a w
Merrocb, postmaster at Shamburg, sends us
me partlcolais ol a sad accident whioh oc
curred ut the bouse of Mr. F. A Andrews
of that place, at half past eight o'alock oa
Monday evening, and resulted in tbe death
of Miss Bridget Markham. Rising from her
worastanu. sue accidentally upset the lamp,
which was broken and sot the carpet on Ore.
In attempting to pick up the lamp, tbe
Dames oommunioated to her clothing. Mr.
O'Doll, tbe brother of Mrs. Andrews, cau
tioned tbe unfortunate irirl to remain in l
room, whilo he ran up stairs for a bed quilt
io suiotuor the flames. But in bis abseuce,
she rushed out or dojrs, and around tbe
house, screaming for help, and before Mr.
O'Dell could come to her relief and envelop
her with blunkets, her garments wore almost
burned off her body. The flames were
speedily extinguished in tbe bouse by the
assembled neighbors, and every medical aid
was tendered by Dr. Johnson and others to
the sufferer, but her injuries, internal and
external, went so severe us to preclude her
iocovery. She liugored in great distress
through Ibe night, and died at eight o'clock
Tuesday morning, net remains will be
tulDu to Buffalo for iutermeut. Mr. and
Mrs. Andrews were not at home at tbe time
ol the accident. Herald.
Anna Bishop, who Is now ruatlnatU. ,,n
the Hudson, declares that she will sing no
inoio in public. In her professional capaci
ty sho has traveled quite around the globe,
nd at one time, after a shipwreck in the
Indian Ocean, journoyed fourteen buudreo
miles In an open boat.
Quite a number of small lawyers in New
York baviug advertised that tbey can pro
cure divorces without publicity, for a small
sum of monoy, one of tho Arms hat been
summoned belore tbe Suprouio Court to
show cause why tbov should not hn nnmm.n.
I ed to refund money thus obtained.
Iron Gate, 'but shouf, Globe llent. f
Oriental, mid Parlor Stoves, ut Nicholson 4
Bltitkiuou s hardware store.
Tho Trustees of I lie Arondale Relief Fund,
met yesterday, at 1'ljmouH), Ta., and
adopted a plan for tbe distribution of tbe
funds that reach tbem. Tho plan of dis
tribution for tho first year is as follows:
Each widow w'iil be paid the sum ol $200
in equal monthly par men Is; each male or
phan child under fourteen years and each
fumnlu orphan child under sixteen years
snail bo paid for tho sumo period $100 in
the same manner. Ch'ldrenover tho nges
mentioned will be paid in full a Sum not ex
ceeding $300. Five thousand dollars was
voted to meet special cases not embraced
in the foregoing. These provisions are
mado for relief till tbu'first day of October,
18. 0, and will absorb all but $40,000. The
remainder of tbe fund is to be carefully in
vested in aood seour It es. that can he eon.
verted into cash when required, and to con
stitute a permanent fund divisible upon the
louowing basis: One third to constitute a
widows' fund, and the remaining two thirds
an orpnans' tuud. from these funds tbo
widews and orphans are to receive nnarterlv
payments until tbe whole is exhausted.
bait Lake, says a centleman sneaking
. . . - r o
irom ooservatlon, is dead, so lar as the Gen
Hies aro concerned. Tho "co-oiierativa'
establishments do all tbe business, to tbe ex
Clusiou of everythinz else. There are num
bers of Gentiles thero with $50,000 worth of
goods eacb, who do not sell suventv-liva
uouars worth a day. Tin co-onerutive
Ostein is a completo success, and Mormon
isin is a complete rider iu Salt Lake. It u
Brigham's determination that none but
Mormons shall prosper in bis dominions. Iu
a sermon delivered only a day or so before
our iutbruiant 'left, he advised his people
not lo sell a pound of grain or any other
prouuoa to Uentiles, but keep it to tbem
solves. Excursionists visiting Salt Lake
look more like mourners attending a lime
ral than i artiea iu search or pleasure. Tliey
arrive in tho ciiy ut uit;ht aud leave dis
gusted in thu uiorniug.
Lammors & Alden are aelliug off present
stock at cost.
A man on tbe day he became one bun
dled years old, went to have a pair of
shoes made, remarking that he wanted them
built substaotiul, with plenty of hobnails.
The slor. Wjeper suggested tuut be might
uot live to wear such a pair ol' shoes out,
when the old gentleman retorted that he
commenced this ono bundled yoais a good
deal stronger ibitn be Uad thu lust one. it
is a comfort to liod somu wit in ono of these
pestilential old prodigies who have broken
out like a rash all over thu whole country
A Rare Cuaxce Mr. Barker, having
engaged the services of Mr. E. Howard,
whose reputation as a colorist ranks with
the lirst artists of the cou .try, is prepared
to furnish photographs beautifully colore
or finished in India ink. Those desirin
such work, either Irom life or copied from
small pictures, should embrace the opportu.
nity at once, and call at Barker's photo
graphic gallery, on Washington atroni I'o.
troleum Centre. auB25.1m
Two persons of the female persuasion,
who yoarned for an culareemeut ol woman's
sporo, and who did not propose to be dem n-
dorit ou tne tyrant man for what they want-
eu, inuuigeu in a neat littlo nrize fiVht in
oiorrs township, near Cincinnati, on Wednet"
uay. iney tought five rounds in rather ir
regular style. At the end of that time,
finding that there was no moro cii!llur
cuticle to be destroyed, they quit.
James Robinson issues a challenge to anv
claimant of tho champion bare-buck rirl,
ship of the world, to contend with him lor
me nonor, and for from $2,600 to $10,000
FnciT Cans! at
Nicholson- &, Blackmon's.
Manager Sseiry, with his New Yrb ti.s
tie, is on his way to tbe oil regions.
A woman died in Worcesu.r. m....i...
setts, last week, who was thirtv-edtrbt vB1i,s
old, and the mother of nineteen children.
Anna Dickinson cornea hume frmn rai;r
nla with a lecture on the Chinamen, en-
""own Brakes," and another on Salt
Lake '-Do Profnndis."
J. Hollowav Ganka. tlm ..h..,.li- l
keepef of the Bank of Montreal, was arrest
ed In Buffalo on Saturdoy, and held for ex
amination. Tho monev w0 n.
J " ivt,vi;t;i,
No dispatches In cinher wr .ll.i
bo sent Irom Paris to anv irt ,.r ih . ,.,
during tbe panio which tho dangerous ill--
- vi win emperor created.
Just received oiirOi-l,.ni..l i,.i... c,
Sent 28-4 1 xt:.,...,... ,.,
.n'vi'uiooii a. uiacuuion.
Another Byron. rhn i,,.i,,., ..t i.i .....
r.Hlior, has transpired.
Tinware, In retail and jobbing lots, at
Nicholson ,t Blackmons'.
Lamraers .t Alden have a new stock o
all late styles of Hats and Caps. If
'. N III D AC Y AN.MOl ISt'E.Tl fcNT.
l Kiiitob: I'leaie announce the name of Mks
hitt booth, aa a caudliiate for diinlicu of ih
reaca m i onipiantor towiiihlp, at tlu? eiisulni! lie
toiler election, ami oblige, MANY CITIZENS,
i'luiuer, Sept. li, IcMJO.
' Lot-it I A'oticcd.
and tho HapplucH of True lllarrlaire
IjlSSATS for Ymini; Men. on;ilie Krnirn, Abiiwt
- - - .....o nui.nun.nu, iiiu piniiiy i tmom
and create Impediment! of MAKHIAUR, with sure
means oi reuoi. Bent in sealed Utter envelopes free
of charge. Address Howard Association, Ilex 1'.,
Philadelphia, Pa. scpt:.1m.
I'ae Marrlson'a liensiliie pine Tar
aud Persian Healing Soapa.
These soaps are Impregnated with exotics of tho
mildest and moot llalaamic nature, and are warrant,
ed DCrfectlv Innocent ami frre fpnm mlnnrnl ....l nti.
er pernicious admixtures, and aro selected by the
ladies and the public in general Iu preferei i-e to all
other sono. an the irreat nrodin-or ami nrmm'!.-, ,,f
a healthy purity of rnnipiexloti, aud a ronnprvntor
oi leinaie iwauty. I ir tna cii:ui(,.s and duiicny
which they Indni-o 'o haivl- and fnrc tl'. !i c nu
bility of sontliii .rlnii el.iii : u.l i.u.vii k iiilihlly
eruption'. r.-n...-r iIk!u b'.IUp, n.. . t.lt- e ri;;u!l
We k'llilly suU IV i.lil.l,,. In tiv l': virlii,.' ii
these mKiiM. .1. !,. II ,!" p,, .,., ,..
A. I). Miller Co , (umitii Aii nu. Jin-j; :im.
WIll'S 111- U IS), ,, I.- ,,;. ..,... .,.
IIuIhiL' n iM, ii.,.i v y.,. ,....,, ..i.i,
SELI'' II Kl.l' f.ir II , ,. i- ,:, uiil'iiriiln:il... Sni
111 We 1 li nvr Hi-,' ,. ..... lie,' .,: ,;ii H-... ,.
iioWAi;i ,SMj,:.t iKi n i'. I-,. in,, ......
I'A- V, -J I .'!.
Xcw Flour, Kucil anil Crolwrv
J. S. Pit tT.J RXl j
Att1ieOI.li If .WK liril.liIM!: uv Miiv.ot
"pposito tlm Vci liliUick tlnne. I:a c.n W.rf
laitoand n.t .-li-'. .too't of K'loiir.Fceri uml
Ul-ocirieN, vvlilch he Is celllni at a low n..,i,
9. Don't foriAit the nlace whore A. n i ... .
H Company broke up.
tir'ocltory 'For all kimN .'o to ItEVoi.ns
BHODHE.VO & CD'S, No. li Contru iStreot, oppo
site the I'ml Olllce, Oil City, l'a.
SJarnct. of everr nnalitv and drVrlnllon. ui
RKYX(ll.I)- livtCmilRvn e. r-rv v.. n i:
Street, oppoite tho P. O., fill City, Pri.
A flno noon men t at the Furniture Sloio.
OX K snt e-lor Vt bene Pnrt.il.lo Air.e Eneino,
and nae 10 hoia Portable Wend & Mnnn l.n
cine, both in perlwt order, and i iimiitir;; also one IU
i..r u-inuK'OD lioionnry. on II. r .1. Pior.ou
arm. ni-rrvire". w.v I". r (U I II 1MIII AM.
Eiojriliflg House for SaiP.
rpilB aub-rrlber oflcrt fer sale Inn honse en Chcr-
rith or without furniture, on the
teim Larso itoom with hndroom attiirh,.,!
For particulars inquire at tills otllm or at l a les
Klnu'e Hunt Vurkot. J. ('. I.EflNAKl).
t iierrriree linn, Hiit. TO. OS. lw.
Pctrol'm ExcliaiiircIonii )
SUTHERLAND & TAYLOR, PROP'S
S E A SON!
Petroleum Centre, l'a., next door to U ham & Co V
J jwelry ritoru-
T)y PHiarile-s airc.iinei i.liipl. M sorved
all t'ymers, anUeveiVdewiipiioii ut enmc
No l.ilm will 1 .Pirl in acc.iiiiinodat Iho
who liiv.ii us with tliiiir patronage.
Pelr m uni (Jeulrii. Pert. 14. . tf.
'VnJ' " I'irf'":",lo hereof ,10 exMlne under
1 t heflrninwieof A D. AUll-r A Co , I., th , ,1,,'
o Id , "'' W'" ""M 'J-N- S Si,.oT,ll hi
l'ot. Centra, Kepi. Sd, -tin. A. D. MIM.KIl.
John C. "Welch,
Stacca-St., Oil city, ffj,.,
ibbs, Rnssell & (o's Borin
and Fishing Tools,
Innis' Sucker Rods.
Driving Pipe, Ocri-tak Iron,
ISaluncu WIieelN &. I'iiIIIcm,
all sl.es '
My ennnectl.m with Meadvillo and Pltt8l.,,r.,h
'.atiUiB at short ordor
Oiin,y,Feb.17,I86ft,f.JOnN C' WELC11'
M.. L lJii
SOBEUS OPERA HOUsn
THE FANNY HERRING
fill Am iti.i ....... '
FOR THREE NIGHTS ONLY Tm-,,.
DAY, FRIDAY AND SATt'lt
rpt. 3011i and Oca. lNtand2d.
MnnSKor. ..... ',
Miss Fanny Herring.
The cliarmllljr and duelling young aclre... tc
anco, supported by a lull ' 1 ,orlw'"
TIlA Mlfrt r-sn nn aa tt 111 ka r
low i i.i reportnirrsifilto Ornmu: ' r,tl
' 1 .1111 1 1 th rl'iil-ailLri.it " h'niiin I.. t..t i .
ai played by Min Fanny llerriujt'at W r.
llni, over one hundred liiu'lns. -ri l,. i ,11. ' .. ,
!"'.'' Vi, r'1'' """",h U" M. 'li....J
'.lin k r-hi-piHinl. ' IT
i uiioL't-in i ni-rainme ever? nllil.
For I'roiriiunine set, bilU of tin, dnv
Ailnil.L.ti rui 1 1 ti ah .
at W. II. NiiliolB iii & Co'e. I'rfvntn liVi..j.'fir
''l'-""- W. U. IV.'1'HKNON.
Petroleum Centre. Pa.
UA.i JUST OPENED A LARGE
COMPLETE STOCK OK
FCREIjN & IOMESTIC
For tho Kail Tr.vfo, em'ircing a lull Lino'
l Ul'I.ry ALAl'CAS,
Cuqct Oil Clotlis, C-hintzps,-Calicos,
Rfusliiis, anil a choice
LA39IES AND GENTS
And also a choico assortment of FLANNEL'
very cheap. Our Lino of Alpacas nnd Pop-'
lin-Alpacas is the finest and chenpoxt in tho'
The New York
Meat Market I
TT W. PAKKKIt have llttod ui anew Imild-
11, lint on
On ifain Nlrcctt, 0Hojlc tlm
And Intend keeplnrj what Pelioleum Cenire h.
long nuxled, anrat-caaa Mvat Market. Only the
CHOICEST MO BEST MEATS
..... .,o i,lm. ii win no ow aim to srio our cus
tomers with promptness and to their entire satis-
"ll1:'f. it. W. PAHKFlt.
Thu copnrtnerslilii herctoC'to otMIn nnder tho
uml uuiiiu oi n neuter Co., la iIIhhoI veil, ana all
piinles Inddbt.Td to llni linn, aro reinllud toselile
si the old n'and, iless Farm, or at Pel. Centre, owo-
- '., . voo iii iii, ur
mte Iho Inli-k bank. Jul Hlf
pox iich sr.sAsaiM.i; uuou,
riSEO.C. fIVOK ProiiKoi r
1i.p slle tho rresbyterlan Church:
1 nndl iu, in ih. oil rtirioi. u.in.ii.1