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THJB SCRANTON TULBUNJS-riATtTIlDAY MORNING. APRIL 10, 3897.
' "'ijT ' II'" II I ll I III i UltelTHili-7"
frieaflers will please note that advertise
ments, orders for Job work, nnd Items for
publlcntlon left nt the establishment of
Shannon & Co., nowgdenlers, North Main
etrtet, will receive prompt attention; of
fice open from 8 a. m. to 10 p. m.
Itor Injured 1 v n illcyclc.
Since Jk-lmont street wnn rived It
hat become a favorite resort for bi
cycle riding. The children In that lo
cality have mmlo the street a play
ground, nnd thcro Iris been, constant
dnnper of accidents from teamsters and
bicycle llders. As Frank Schoonover
wis passing nt a tapld rate on hi
who-M on Thursday the handle bar
struck a little boy, the 7-year-old son
of George Bryant, upon the back of the
head. The child. It Is hoped, Is not
poriouslv Injured. Dr. H. C. Wheeler
was summoned to attend him.
Mcmorlnl liny Hxciirsiou.
There will bo the first excursion of the
ens.on nt Fnrvlew on Memorial dn.
Then will follow a sucefslon of ex
cursions and picnics by various socie
ties who have already secured dates for
this popular resort. Several societies
frcm Wilkes-rair Set-union, Oly
phant, T'eclt villi? and, other localities
linve socUred days for their festivals.
Anions many others are the Catholic
Total Abstinence union of Scranton,
the I. C. II. V. of Scranton nnd Jllnooka,
and the WnlQlitn of Pythias, Scranton.
Properly Owners Clnim DnmiiRCs.
The reldenti and owners of property
on Morrison avenue claim that the rear
part of the silk mill extends across
what Is Intended to be an extTslon of
the avenue. It is said that th'o prop
t rty on this avpnue has been greatly
decreased In value owinz to its belns
blocked tip by the mill. The owners of
homes In the vicinity will bring a suit
against the stockholders for damages
and doubtless considerable litigation
LOCAL AND PERSONAL NOTES.
The men who robbed and attempted
to kill John Hirnnich, near the old
tannery, on Wednesday night, have not
been .incited. Constable Ilealey has a
clue to their movements, and it is
thoucht tnat very soon they will be un
The Couchlln house at Simpson has.
been leased by Neil McGlnly. He has
had considerable experience In keeping
hotels, and will do all in his ower to
make the house popular.
The handsome lesldence of F. C.
JIutin, on I'aik Htitet, is nearly fin
ished, and he will occupy it by May 1.
W. M. Iathrope, of the Paterson
Press, w 111 spend Sundiy with his par
ents in this city.
Miss n. Maud Stewart, of Clifford. s
tho guest of Mm Janey Frederic:, on
Mr. and Mrs. F. V.. IJuir were visit
ors in Scranton this week.
Miss Ann Aunger, of Honepdrle, Is
visiting hrr brother, William Aunger,
on Wyoming sireet.
Will Illggins and Peter Larkln. of the
IJaltimore Medical college, are at home
for their Kaoter vacation.
Mrs. William Kenworthy it entertain
ing her daughter. Mrs. Fred Kupert, of
Ilobert Van Pergen and Sidney Hir
kett were visltora In Scranton this
Mr. and Mrs-. G. I!. Samson attended
a pirty In Pcckvillo Wednesday even
ing. Chailcs Law, of Plttstort, called on
friends In town this week.
MHs Cella Claike, of Pleasant Mount,
and Mil. James Walker, of Fortbt City,
HPiit Thursday with friend In town.
Mr. Ciiattan, the mother of Mrs.
Peter Ilevanej. fell from her bed, injur
ing her head, wrist nnd knee.
Mrs. C. S. Hollls is 111 nt the home
of her daughter, Mrs. 1J. T. Coiby, on
Miss Hoy.sradt and Mrs. Stewart re
turned fiom New Yoik Thursday even
ing. Miss Lottie Marcy, of Philadelphia.
Is visiting her nlstcrs. Misses Mary and
Minnie Mucy, on South Church street.
Mrs. M. A. Doyle, who has been visit
ing her daughter, Mr. I. J. Naughton,
at Watertown, X. Y.. h.is returned
John Xealon, of South Chinch street,
is very sick at tho homo of Hartley nig
lln and his recovery Is doubtful.
Mrs Inest Olver, of Canaan strest.
and h"r gia-.sl, Mrs. Fmnccs Olver, of
Haines, were visitors In Forest City
An adlomned session of the borough
council was held on Thursday evening.
The matter of appointing police was
considered and after considerable dis
cussion It was decided to appoint four,
one for each ward and a chief of po
lice. The following were selected:
Chief, Wlliam Myers; First waid, Mar
tin Mlclln; Second ward, John J. Far
rell; Third ward, M. F. Barrett. The
chief w ill receive a salary of SCO and
tho others $u0 A petition of residents
of Rock ten ace asking for the widen
ing of the street running parallel with
the railroad was piesented by Mr. Dean
and the toad committee was asked to
Itching, Irritated, scaly, crested Scalps, dry, thin,
and falling Hair, cleansed, jmrlfled, and beauti
fied by warm shampoos Willi Cuticuss. Sosr,
and occasional drctslnns of Cvticcii, purest of
emollients, the greatest skin cures.
Treatment will produce a clean, bcaltb scalp
with luxuriant, lustrous hair, when all else falls.
Foil threw hut the world. PoTTia OtlHS AID CIK.
Coar .Sol. Prop. . Bmlon.
ur-'-Uow to produce Luxuriant Il.lr," milled tit:
QlflMQ flM CIPE !tfc Eo.rn. In.l.ntlr i.llmd
umnu uii iiiiu djh
r Cirriccn Kiimdics.
1,000 yards Ingrain Carpets marked to 18c, 23c,
25c, 29c, 35c, worth from 25c to 50c.
OIL CLOTH SALE-500 yards Floor OH Cloths marked to 15c, 20c,
25c, aOc, 33c Square Yard, worth from 20c to 50c.
MATTING SALli-200 yards assorted Muttlnj,', 8Jc to 25c. Just one
half their value,
This sale to last one week only. Tapestry Carpets at cut prices.
J. SCOTT INGLIS,
look Into tho matter and report at tho
next meeting of the council, A com
mittee, will also report on the condition
of that part of Hill street on which
John M. Doucher's) horoo waa Injured,
Itev. T. J. Comerford attended the
funeral of Itev. Lawirnce Murphy at
Montreal early In tho week..
After twenty years' sendee with
Jones, Simpson & Co., Frank Bruey has
resigned his position as barn bosi and
is about to go to Brooklyn, N. Y., to
John Kendall and Edward Richards
spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Will
iam I'vans at Carbondale.
Mrs. John Kendall Is visiting her
daughter, Mrs. George Woodbrldge, at
Floyd Grlener Is suffering from an
attack of quinsy.
The following officers of Washtella
trlhe, Improved Order of Bed Men,
were Installed last AVednesday even
ing by District Deputy Great Sachem
William Harton, of Tonaluka tribe, of
Providence: Prophet, Wayne Good;
sachem, Henry Priest: senior saga
more, John McLean; Junior sagamore,
Henry Swan; chief of records, Will
iam W. Watklns; keeper of wnmputn,
Thomas Hnpson; trustee, Thomas
Miss Lottie Conrow, of Hancock, N.
Y., is visiting nt the home of Mr. and
Mrs. William Uudd.
Postmaster A. A. Swingle Is able to
nttend to his duties again after a few
Mrs. A. E, Oram and daughter, Alice,
of Fleetvllle, are visiting at the home
of Alderman nnd Mrs. S. W. Arnold,
Miss Lizzie Cornish, of Scianton, Is
visiting at the home of Mr. and Mrs.
J. F. Hoyt.
Miss Stella Arnold, who has been In
disposed, Is able to be out doors again.
Mrs. Pierce Connors, of Walnut
street, left last Thursday to visit her
parents at Berwick.
Mr. Hinds, of Montrose, was the
guest of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Darrow
Miss Kate Dodson, who has been seri
ously ill for the past twoweeks.is some
A pleasant social gathering assem
bled at the home of Mr. nnd Mrs. II. E.
Malnes, of Academy street, Peckville,
Thursday, April S. The guests were
royally entertained. An elegant sup
per was served. Music, vocal and in
strumental, merry games, pleasant so
cial converse were the features of the
evening. Those present from Scranton
were: Mrs. J. H. Dover, Mrs. P. De
Lacy, Mrs. M. Coughlln, Mrs. Lizzie
Winters, Mrs. W. H. Hepler, Mrs. R.
A. Warner, Mrs. E. Haldeman, Mrs. W.
S. Glaze, Mrs. II. W. Seeley and Master
Edward Seeley. Mrs. Thomas Doud,
Mrs. D. A. Scull, Mrs. A. I. Turnbull,
Mrs. S. G. Browning, Mrs. R. Carvolth,
Mrs. J. O'Malley, Mrs. A. A. Hay, Miss
Belle Turnbull, from Peckville, Mrs.
William Obert Mrs Henry Hurd,
Mrs. Fred Hurd, Mrs. Frank Pickering,
Mrs. M. A. Carvolth, Mrs. Charles
White, Miss Mattle Pickering and
James Ingles, of Taylor.
The sendees at the Methodist Epis
copal church next Sunday evening will
be under the auspices of the Woman's
Christian Temperance union. Mrs. An
abell Holvey, of West Plttston, the well
known and eloquent speaker, will ad
dress the meeting. A full house Is ex
pected. The ladles of Peckville and vicinity
are Invited to attend the Easter open
ing at Mrs. William Budd's on Main
street on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
and Saturday, April 14, 15, 16 and 17,
where a full line of all the latest styles
will be shown to select from at hard
The funeral of the late John C. Evans
was held from his residence here yes
terday afternoon, and was largely at
tended, many being present from out
There has been some talk recently of
organizing a debating club by our
young men in this town.
Prepching nt the AVelHi Congrega
tional church tomorrow will be held at
the usual hours. Pastor Rev. Ivor
Thomas, will officiate nt both services.
Morning sermon at 10.30 a. m.; subject,
"The Conversion of Cornelius." Sun
day school at " p. m. Evening sermon
at 6 p. m.; subject, "Remission of Sins;
Faith in Jchith Chribt," All are wel
come to nttend.
Services at the Calvary Baptist
church tomorrow will bo held nt the
usual hours. Rev. Dr. II. II. Harris
will occupy the pulpk at both services,
Morring M'rrron at 10.20 a. m., subject,
"The Wakeful Christian." Sabbath
hchool nt 2 o'clock. Evening seimon at
6 p. m.- subject, "The Gospel the Power
ot God." Eveiybody Is most cordially
Joseph Hodge and John Baker, both'
of the I'yne, have broken ground for
the election of buildings on Railroad
Camp No. r6, Patriotic Order of True
Ameiicars, Is working hard to make a
gi.ind success of tho ncektla social to
be given by the camp on April 22.
Funeral Director J. E. Davis, of
North Main street, is beautifying his
residence with a new coat of paint.
The Reds Base Ball team will play
their first came of tho season on th'o
school houfce grounds Tuesday, when
they will battle for supremacy with
the Grays of this place.
The members of the St. Joseph's so
ciety of Mlnooka are leaving nothing
undone In making their comlnc quar
terly convention n success.
Services will be held at the Methodist
Episcopal church tomorrow at the
usual time. Rev. F. A. Klnc will of
ficiate. All are invited.
Taylorvillo lodge, No. f68, Independ
ent Order of OJd Fellows, will meet
The mock trial that took place at tho
Knights of the Golden Eagle rooms on
Thursday evening was a succors and
created a great deal of fun.
FOIl EST CITY.
Tho household furnishings of Mrs.
J. R. Davis will he disposed of at public
auction on Thursday, the 15th Inst., and
not on the 7th Inst., as appeared In the
Items of the Forest City correspondence
a few days ago.
Carpets, Draperies and Wall Papers,
419 Lacka. Ave.
Celebrated for Its great lenxenlng strength
and ticiUtlifulncfi. AMitren tho food imulnst
alum and nil forms of nilulterntltm common
to the clie ftp brands.
ROYAL 1IAK1.NU I'OWDEIl CO., XF.W YOltK.
Dr. Vllllam J. Daker spent yesterday
Samuel llutchlngs, of Third street, la
Rev. V. 13. Brown Is quite 111.
Mrs. I'etts, of Hill street, had a war
rant Irffued yesterday by 'Squire Me
Cafferty for the arrest of George Chl
chura, a saloonkeeper on Hill street.
Mrs. Potts claimed she wjnt to Chi
chura's place of business on Thursday
evening and asked for 10 cents worth of
beer, handing to him a $10 bill, out
of which he gave her $4.''0. They had
a war of word.s nt tho saloon, she
claiming she had been cheated, and
Chlchura was not willing' to give her
an extra $3, as he swears it was only a
$5 bill which he received. Justice Mc
Cafferty dismissed the case.
The condition of Walter, tho little
son of Mr. nnd Mrs. A. F. Gebhardt,
who has been seriously ill, Is slightly
The powder mills, which have been
idle for some time, will again start
work on Monday.
Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Matthews and
son, Alfred, on Thursday attended the
funeral of a little child of Mr. and
Mrs. Edward Williams nt Olyphant.
An explosion of powder In one of the
chambers of the Delaware and Huds-on
colliery on Thursday resulted in pain
fully burning George and Fred Wood
worth, of Second stieet. Ther were
mining together, and were Just pre
paring to begin theh' day's labor, and
when filling the lamps a spark Ignited
a keg of powder which was lying quite
near. The first named was the most
seriously Injured, having been burned
on the hand, arm nnd fa"e. Fred's In
Jury extended to His hand and arm.
Mr. David Mendlesohn some time ngo
received a brewers' license, he having
a wholesale liquor license the year pre
vious. He Is now making extensive
Improvements to his store, preparatory
to meeting the demands of his new bus
iness. The body of J. E. Lemon, whose
death resulted from a pistol shot wound
he sustained at Forest City on January
17, will now be exhumed to determine
If It Were possible for him to have shot
himself. Many In town will remember
him as being in partners with Alonsas
Vauk for some little time.
Mr. Thomas Seymore was a caller in
Mr. J. J. Median, of the East Side, Is
suffering with the grip.
The funeral of James Doud will take
place this afternoon.
Miss Mary Flanlgnn, of Waymart,
Is visiting friends In Mayfleld.
The case of Mrs. Elizabeth Cole
against Max Klopfer, of. Atchbald, on
a charge of running the toll gate on
Rushbrook road, which was heard be
fore 'Squire Robinson, was settled by
the defendant last evening, w ho com
plied with tho terms of Mrs. Cole.
Mr. Michael Haggerty, who has had
a severe attack of pneumonia, Is slowly
Tho pupils of the central .school are
rehearsing a play entitled "Fairy of the
Fountain," which they will produce at
the close of the term.
Mis. Thomas Saltry, of Piovidence,
spent Thursday with lelatives at this
M. J. Loftus, who has been receiving
treatment at Dr. Thompson's hospital,
at Scranton, for the past month, will
return home today gieatly Improved.
F. G. Huid, of Peckville, has pur
chased the Olyphant Ready Pay meat
market and will take charge at once.
The Labadie will close a week's en
gagement at the Father Mathew opera
house this evening when they will pre
The funeial of Mrs. Elizabeth Wil
son, who died at her home on Scotch
street on Tuesday last, took place
Thursday afternoon. After a brief sei
vlce at tho house the remains were con
veyed to Union cemetery, where Inter
ment was made.
Dr. Rradv, of Scranton, was a caller
in town yesterday.
Rev. Francis Lewis will preach the
morning seimon in the Susquehanna
Street Raptlst church tomorrow. In
the evening tho Young People's socie
ty will hold prayer services.
Mrs. 'T. I Williams is visiting her
mother at Wyoming.
Miss Gertrude Atherton has returned
from an extended visit In the southern
Thomas Cawiey, of Delaware street,
la confined to his home with the grip.
The Olyphant Browns have organ
ized for the season of 1S97. The Browns
Id one of the best amateur teams In
Lackawanna county nnd made a great
record last season. They will cross
bats with Manager Griffin's team at
Athletic park, Scranton, next Saturday.
Tho personnel of the club Is aB follows:
Catcher, Hob Garbett; short stop, J. C.
Cleary; third babe, F. Wheeler; first
base, J. Connors; pitchers, Keleher and
McDermott; second base, W. Patten;
fielders, S. Roe, T. Meehan and W.
THE IJYllON IlKVIVAL.
How Mr. IIotvellH .Sums Up on tho
Author oT Don Juun.
In view of tho attempted Byron re
vival the following estimate of the poet
by W. D. Howells Is in order. Mr. How
ells (In Harper's Weekly) says: How
much wrong he did we should not
now like to risk saying; we feel that It
Is not quite for us to say, though for
whom It is to say Is another matter.
It would hardly, at this day, be a ques
tion of how far he had undermined
faith, but how far he had undermined
conduct; and probably his most crying
sin will always be found to be that In
his greatest poem he dealt falsely and
to the enduring harm of all who give
themselves up to his magic. This Is
the greatest of all pities, but no cnndld
man can deny that the question of
Lord Byron Is ultimately the question
of Don Juan, or that the thought of
this Is what first comes Into the mind
at mention of the poet's name. He Is
condemned to eternal association will)
a work whose beauties are seen thiough
tho shimmer of Its putrescence, and
whoso Infamy no poet of a later tlmo
would accept for the sake of his fame.
Byron Is no longer a god, Byron Is no
longer n. devils but he was undoubt
edly guilty of sin against the light
which was In him.
His sin was largely a part of his pose,
which was so largely a part of himself;
and It must not be taken too seriously
In making up a Judgment of his char
actor. He has been very much mis
judged because he has been tnken too
seriously for good ns well as for evil.
Because ho was turbulent nnd icbel
llous, It was Imagined that he was lib
eral; becase he was splendid and pro
fuse, It was believed that he was gen
erous; and ho was always suffering
from these misconceptions, both In his
friends and In his foes. The truth Is
that Byron Vas always an arlstocrnt
with very feudal principles nnd In
stincts; and though he gave his money,
nnd, at last, his life, to the cause of
Greek liberty he died as distinctly for
Byron as for Greece. There was a per
sistent boyishness In his nature, and
with all his greatness he had few hours
of maturity. His birth, his place, his
experience bred in him a beautiful
egotism which he never could put from
him In his relations with others. He
was not a Judge of men or books, and
his rash and coarse estlmnte of Keats
was of the same quality as his esti
mate of Hunt. The texture of his strer.
uous mind was loose and rough; his
work, except In rare and fortunate mo
ments, had defects such as mark thut
of no other eminent poet; In his mest
magnificent passages he had touches of
astonishing cheapness; he wore stage
Jewels over his cloth of gold. But he
had bursts of true feeling amidst his
tawdriest declamation, nnd he gave
proofs of real thinking In conditions
which were alien even to any appear
ance of thinking.
THEY NEVEIt GROW OLD.
Reasons M'hv tho Brain nnd Heart
Don't Succumb to Age.
In his work on the 3enlle heart Dr.
Balfour tells us that theie are two
parts of the human organism which,
If wisely used, "largely escape cenlle
failure." These two are the brain and
the heart. Persons who think have of
ten wondered why brain workers, great
statesmen, and others, should con
tinue to work with almost unimpaired
mental activity and energy up to a
period when most of the organs and
functions of tho body are in a condition
of advanced senile decay. There Is a
Physiological reason for this, and Dr.
Balfour tells us what It is.
The normal brain, lie affirms, "re
mains vigorous to the last," and that
"because its nutrition Is specially pro
vided for." About middle life or a lit
tle later, the general arteries of the
body begin to lose their elasticity and
to slowly but surely dilate. They be
come, therefore, much less efficient car
riers of tho nutrient blood to the cap
illary areas. But this is not the case
with the internal carotids, which sup
ply the capillary areas of the brain.
On the contrary, those large vessels
"continue to retain their pristine elac
ticlty, so that the blood-pressure re
mains normally higher than within the
capillary area of any other organ In
the body. The cerebral blood-paths be
ing thus kept open, the brain tissue Is
keat better nourished than the other
tissues of the body,"
What Is theie among those who have
reached or passed middle age that will
not be rejoiced to find such admirable
physiological warrant for tho belief
that the brain may contlnuo to work,
and oven to Improve, almost to the
very last hour of llfo?
TIIHEE LITTLE KHMYES.
Sometimes In life a pair of shoes
Will cloud our heart with doubt;
Just as we get them broken in,
Wo find they're broken out.
It's a fine thing to roll In wealth
Thero Isn't a blooming doubt of It;
That is, if you have the skill
To roll without rolling out ot it.
They say when Cupid aims his dart
Ho rarely ever ml'scs;
Yet, when ho shoots at woman's hoart,
'Tis then he makes tho Mrs.
New York Dispatch.
"Not Sick Enough for the Bed or Well Enough
For the Table."
A Minister's Wifo Aptly Describes a Well Known Condition and
Tells How It Was Overcome.
Thero aro thousands of people in all
walks of life, particularly at this sea
son, who aro "not exactly right" and
yet aro not sick, for whom a single
bottle of Hood's Sarsaparilla would do
a world of good, as it has dono for
others. liusiiK'ss and professional men
as well as tho busy housewifo aro es
pecially susceptible to this debilitated
feeling. It is tho peculiar combination
of tho best tonic, anti-bilious, diuretic
and alterativo agents of tho vegetable
kingdom, carefully and scientifically
combined, which enables Hood's Sar
saparilla to reach slmplo as well as
serious ailments when all other medi
cines fail. Head Mrs. Hunt's letter:
"O. I. Hood & Co., Lowell, Mass.:
"Dear Sirs: I trust tnat the publica
tion of my testimonial may servo to intro
duce Hood's Sarsaparilla to many who
need physical Improvement, and lead
them' to give it a trial. My husband,
1 MH-tt-tMMt WHHWt -- HHWtllmi
Rev, Granville Hunt
Is a corpulent man weighing 230 pounds.
He has taken Hood's Sarsaparilla every
spring for tho last eight years with good
Sold by all druggists. Trico $1 six for $5. Prepared only by
O. I. Hood & Co., Lowell, Mass. It la tho Ono True Blood Purifier.
jjj-h. i rap
I am pleased to note that Miss Parloa,
the well-known writer and authority en
cooking, Is again to lslt Scranton. Miss
Parloa furnishes an example of what may
bo accomplished by adapting one's self to
circumstances. She began life as a school
teacher, but wns obliged to relinquish the
calling on account of 111 health. She turned
her attention to cooking nnd possessing
natural talent In that lino soon gained
prominence preWously undreamt or.
Being endowed with Intelligence that
enabled her to rut her recipes
In simple and attractive form Mlis
Parloa's cook books became famous
throughout the land. 'Miss Parloa's cook
ing Is of the common senso wholesome
kind, and can be Indulged In with safe
ty by ordinary man. Sho has no hobbles
In the way of "Invalid food" or any other
particular concoction calculated to mako
tho hungry man hesitate, but her recipes,
the result of careful study and experi
ment, Instruct the housewife In the way
of preparing dishes that are not only de
licious but are alio nutritious. Miss Par
loa Is of a most congenial nature, Is of
pleasing personality and evidently thrives
upon her own medicine.
A bill has been Introduced nt Albnny,
which will provide punishment for per
sons who falsely represent themselves ns
representatives of newspapers. The
amendment to the code defining disorderly
persons reads: "Persons who, not being
employed by any newspaper or periodical
publication, represent themselves to be
so employed, nnd by means thereof gain
or acquire any Information to tho ad
vantage of themselves." This step has
been brought about by the private detec
tives In large cities who seek Informa
tion by representing themselves ns repor
ters. Tilackmallcrs also work their favor
lto game by pretending to represent some
newspaper and threatening their victims
with write ups. Tho proposed measure Is
timely and will probably prove beneficial,
and should be duplicated In this state. The
bogus reporter in Scranton is not usually
a dangerous character. His operations
nro usually confined to working the lunch
counters, picnics and managers of free
and easy dances. In this respect, how
ever, he Is a nuisance In bringing honest
newspaper men into dlsieputo, and should
I am sure that the owners of the Froth
Ingham scarcely realize the effect of the
step that they hao taken In changing
the name of tho beautiful tehater to the
"Lyceum." There is nothing more bene
ficial to a theater or a newspaper or a
hotel than individuality nnd a reputation.
There Is no class of advertisers so liberal
ns the traveling show people. If they are
pleased with a theater, a hotel or a news
paper, they do not hesitate to relate the
fact in tho next city and to the profession
everywhere. The Frothlngrham Is one ot
the most convenient and complete theaters
In America as well as one of tho most
beautiful. It is the Joy of the traveling
Thespian of high or low degree and Is
known almost from Maine to California as
a modol Inland house of amusement. It
is ensy to see that tho changing of tho
nnmo of a house so well established and
advertised Is almost equivalent to starting
nnpur. Hundreds of ninnacers about the
country would probably bo willing to pak
hard dollars for what the Frothlngharrl
management proposes to throw awny,
The new firm of J. W. Carpenter &
Co., whose doors ha.ve been closed all
tho wek while unpacking, marking
and nrranging goods, will open for
business to the public on Monday next.
Miss Carrie Hums, of Oretxt Kend, Is
the guest of JHss Vidn. Johnson.
Mr. and Mrs. John N. Williams re
turned to their home in Orange, N, J
Parties have engaged with C. M.
Mack for summer board to the full ca
pacity ot his house.
Mr. P. Doyle is erecting a residence
on High street, which is progressing
rarldly under Contractor (3. A.
Tho Misses Lena Bonno, Cora Kllng,
Ethel Stark. Isadore Stone, Mattle Mil
ler and Minnie Hlnkley will graduate
this spring from our graded school.
L. G. Stephens Is cleaning and re
arranging his stock of merchandise In
view of a lively spring and summer
results. With the approach ot spring he
has had an indescribable feeling of ill
health. ' Not sick enough for tho bea or
weU enough for the table.' In a few words,
Ho Bocamo Run Down
each year from constant montal and phy
sical action. Hood's Sarsaparilla has re
lieved and Invigorated him in every in
stance. Last month we purchased four
bottles of tho medicine. I took two ot
the bottles, being weak,
Without Appotlto and Vigor.
After I had used half a bottlo of
Hood's I realized quite an improvement
and soon felt quite comfortable. I gained
so much that I recommended Hood's Sar
saparilla to my nearest neighbor, who has
had malarial symptoms. She has also
taken the medicine and its effect upon her
for good was almost magic. She has now
prevailed upon her husband to take it to
build him up. I have also given Hood's
Sarsaparilla to my two little girls, one
nearly 3 years old, who is not strong, con
sequently languid, and tho other, 15 years
old, for pimples which indlcato bad blood
and disfigure her complexion. Both have
been helped by Hood's Sarsaparilla which
I am glad heartily to recommend." Mrs.
Q. Hunt, 101 Weat 31at Street, N. V. City.
LMmnii in i y " rmnmmnnmmmS
413 LACKAWANNA AVE.
All tho bentius of tom-toms nnd fino talk in tho papors cannot mako
Btalo goods truly interesting. Everything in ourstoro ia now
anil bright and fresh, of tho beat quality nnd at
lower prices than most stores ask for in
ferior and old stylo goods.
Absolute Satisfaction is Guaranteed or You Get
Your Money Back.
Khe hundred Trimmed lints mada by tho
beBt trimmer nnd milliners In Hrrnntnn,
best quality of mnterlnls. Trimmed In tho
height of fashion, l.urgu lints, Btnall lints,
$1.98, S2.9S, S3.9S, $1.98.
About half whnt other stores nsk.
Fancy straw Hats, Butln Straw lints, Laco
Straw Unts, prices,
39c, 48c, 62c, 73c, 98c.
All tho newest shapes nnd mnny shapes
that other stores can' t get. All the new colors.
Everything in Milllineiy and Tri
JULIUS TRAUG0TT, Trop.
THINK OF IT.
What woman with common sense will think
of letting the present opportunity to buy
AT HALF PRICE
Just what she wants to make her home beautiful
and comfortable for years to come? But
THE BANKRUPT SALE
of Rugs, Carpets, Linoleums, Draperies, Curtains,
Window Shades, etc., will not hold out much
longer, for the stock is going
S. Q. KERR, Agent.
Opposite Alain Entrance
10 Wyoming House.
A SELECT PRIVATE
COST OF TRIP: from Now York to New York, only $260 1
Including All Necessary expenses. Tickets to Return dood for One Year,
Jrofislng tho Kngllsh Channel by best (day) service, 1b Dover and Oftend. No night trave)
In Europe. Tho elejrant new twlu-norew American Line S. 8. "SU Paul," (11,000 tons,)
recently buUt by tha Crampt, which coineys the Excursion In a days to South
ampton. (Excellent two-berth rooms reserved for early depositor.
ROUTK: New York, Southnmptoii, London, Dover, Ostend, Drussels.rnrls,
Versailles, Antwerp, Now York.
To sail from New York by the American Line new t tu-crov steamer "ST. PAUL."
WEDNESDAY, JULY 7th, 1897.
(Vlthan Annex Trip to the Rhine and Switzerland at $90; a Second Annex Trip through tt
aly at $120 additional, London to Strattord-on-Avon and back (iday), $8;
Scotland (3 d), $16
Optional Holland Trip. 610 extra: CyclinsTour (Inrhidlnij short trips In England, 3 day 1
along the nbtne. und '2 days through the liluck Forest, Paris ami Hols do
Boulogne) f li extra, to cover ost of transporting blcj cle.
Fon FURTHER PARTICULARS AHDRKSS
3. N. OALLENDER, COR. SPRUCE STREET AND WYOMING AVENUE,
THE FIGHT IS OVER,
THE VICTORY IS OURS.
We have lots of followers, but
our strides are too lone, our pace
too fast and they fall farther and
Ours Is the only first-class mer
chant tailoring' establishment In
Scranton making garments at pop
Our Specialties Are
Suits at SI 5, $18 and $20
We have secured a piece ot the
Identical goods from which PRESI
DENT M'KINLEY'S inauguration
suit was made. We are now ready
to make suits from these goods. It
is a beautiful fabric, tho most per
fect production of an American
Tl 'J Wimmitin' Aim Arcade
4.1KJ ITJUIIlillg "ll
Blue Grass, Red Top,
and Lawn Grass.
Ground Bone and
t i com co.,
AM UCKAWANNA AVE.
AND LARGEST MILLINERY STORE.
A great showing of Ribbons. Ribbons nt
prices uoumy tempting pecuuse or tho excoI
enco of tho irooils.
;ew.Moiro una lirocniio iiutoons, os.
nun in, ioc a ynru, worm y.ic.
Kxtrn w lile, Xhh. no nnd HO. nil 8111c Molra
Fancy Htripo luul llrocmlo Itlbbount ajo
ard, should be fOe.
Flowers, parfoet copies of nil nnturnl flowers
nnd foliage; many striking and beautiful
Fine ItnncN, oc n bunch.
Korget-Sle-Nits, ioc n bunch.
Popples and Geraniums, 35c a bunch.
Foliage, largo bunches, 15c, 33c and jjc$j
innings at Half Other Stores Prices
413 Lackawanna Avcnud
408 Lackawanna Ave.
Philadelphia Manufacturers ot
CLOAKS and SUITS
421 Lackawanna Ave.
Ladies' Tailor-Made Suits,
Skirts, Coats, Capes Etc,
Our method of doing tho iult and wrap
business Is illtk'ient from other houses. Wo
mnnufactuio tho richest Koodi in our own
work rooms. Wo buj from importers ami
uinuufaiturerd the hluhest clnRS of goods for
spot (hhIi below the market jirlceHand glo
oui customers better goods for liss money
than any othtr bouse iu Scranton. This
xriat openlne Hale is the leclnulng of this
spring's wonderful low -price noement, In
Ladles' Snlls Skirls, Waists and
Ilioadcloth Suits, especially effective Hton
.laokets, with lloleio, four dIMcr- SLA O?
ent slmdeH, worth 8.50 p..J
Stilish I'rencli Hrnadclotli Suits, tly front
Jackets, silk lined throughout, fan backed
skirts, cambric lined, tegular $0. CC QQ
Etamlne, Crab, Cloth C'unns Weave Stilts,
In all t lie now shades; handsomely braided.
Knton and lliamlenburg stylos, Co (IQ
?u5..uits . ..; pv.yo
Moire Antique Silk Skirts, latest cut,
handsomely finished. Ciood $10 C.A QQ
Ilroriulcd Satin and Silk Skirts, elegant new
patternn, fan back, well lined. C4 flO
Good ft) values V't.yO
Changeable Talleta Silk Shlit WaUts, also
handiome assortment of fancy silk waists,
In stjles mid shades too numerous to men
.S1.0S, S2.9S, S3.0S' $4.9S
We wish to call particular attention to our
tine Hue or JJIojolo Skirts nnd Suits at tho
eiy loet prices.
No Charge for Alterations.
CALL UP 3BB2i
OPPICU AND WARCIIOUSB,
Ml TO gl MERIDIAN STRUCT.