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THE SOPANTON TRIBUNE-FRIDAY MOnNTttGr. JlWJfl 11. 18DT.
TWO MARRIAQG CEREMONIES.
United (or Lifts Tour Well-Known
Miss Caroline A., daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. J'abcz Floyd, of Eleventh
street, was wedded to Thomas A.
James last evening. The wcddlnp oc
curred In the Bcranton Street Baptist
church find wan performed by Rev. S.
P. Matthews, pastor of the church.
The church altar was tastily deco
rated with palms and flowerinR plants.
The bride was attired In a costume
of fixeen wedding cloth trimmed with
Taee and pearl trimmings and carried
a bunch of bridal roses. The brldes
maldi Miss Minnie Carpenter, was
dnilllarly attired and also carried
A reception and wedding repast was
tenorded tho guests at the homo of
the bride. Mr. and Mrs, James will go
housekeeping at ?05 Hampton street
In a fully furnished home.
Miss Maria, eldest doughter of Mr.
and Mrs. David Williams, of North
Bromley avenue, was united In mar
rlige t Gecigo Jacoby at the residence
of tho "bride. The ceremony ws per
formed by Bov. S. F. Matthews and
took place" In the parlor beneath a
canopy of cut flowers and laurel
branches. The couple were attended
by Miss Anna It. Blch'ards as brides
maid and Harry Randolph as best
man. The brldo was tastily attired In
a costume of white organdie over white
silk and wore a diamond pendant, a
gift of the groom. Miss KIchards was
attired In a costume of figured organ
die over pale yellow silk. Each car
iled a bunch of carnations. At the
close of the' ceremony the guests eat
down to a wedding repast served by
Caterer Handley. The ceremony was
witnessed by the Immediate friends
and relatives only of the contracting
parties. Mr. and Mrs. Jacoby left on
th'e 1.40 train for a trip to Philadel
phia, Washington and other places of
Interest. They will be gone about a
week and upon their return will be nt
home to friends at their own home
et 220 Lincoln avenue.
LAST NIGHT'S CONCERT.
The Crumps band social and concert
held at St. David's hall last evening
was a success. There was a large at
tendance and every one heartily en
Joyed tho concert. After the exercises
the floor was cleared and the votaries
of terplsohoro danced to music fur
nished by Prof. Hayes. Simon Hop
kins was prompter. The concert open
ed with an overture by the band, fol
lowed by a bass solo by Horace Johns.
David Stephens sang a tenor solo In
his usual fine style and effect and was
encored. The Tennis quartette sang
a selection and Edwin Bowen pleased
the audience with a tenor solo. A
bass Instrument quartette composed of
tho King brothers, Howells and Jen
kins rendered a selection and were
followed with a violin solo by John
Evans. The baritone solo sung by D.
Jenkins was followed with a baritone
solo by George Crumps and a cornet
solo by George King each having a
band accompaniment. Miss Lizzie Jen
kins sang a soprano solo followed by
AT SAVINGS PRICES
We needn't tell you that Foulards have first place
this year among Summer Silks. Plenty reasons why
this is so, but the mere statement will suffice here.
We Secured 100 Pieces Foulards
At very much less than their actual values. Makes and
styles are the best we've seen this season, and the
prices we quote for them (excellence of character con
sidered) beats all records.
25 Pieces Foulards
Mostly dark grounds, and excep
tionally fine styles for a medium
grade silk. Same quality as we got
Special Price, 29c
20 Pieces Foulards
Light or dark grounds, with new
and novel effects. Same quality as
usually brings C5c.
Special Price, 43c
We've Got 'Em
If you've tried it during the past few months, you
know that it has been next to impossible to find Taffetas
so much in vogue for waists and fancy linings. For
the first time since the opening of the season we can
safely say that we can fill yonr wants, 'no matter what
your ideas may be.
Miss Besslo Slote In a recitation. The
exercises were then closed with an oc
arina solo and comlo song by Harry
Hubbard, accompanied by Prof. Lewis
John Wllklns, of Aswell court, will
leave this evening for New York city,
Tomorow he will sail on tho Etrurla
for Wales, to bo gone about eight
weeks. Mr. Wllklns has been In poor
health for some time and takes this
trip upon tho advlco of his physician.
Rlsdon Acker, of South Main avenue,
has gone to Hawley for a few days of
A. 'B. Eynon, of North Hyde Park
avenue, atended the graduation exer
cises of his son Bert from the Dental
department of the University of Penn
sylvania at Philadelphia yesterday.
Mrs. Myron Garney and daughters,
of Kingston, are visiting among West
Mrs. Alfred Sherred, of Mill City, Is
the guest of her mother, Mrs. William
Bortre, of Price street.
Miss Elizabeth Bunnell, of Price
street, will attend the ball given by tho
junior at Cornell on Saturday evening
Mrs. Martha Parker, of Milwaukee,
Wis., was a West Side visitor during
Mrs. John Farr and daughter Llda,
and Mrs. William Osborne and daugh
ter Stella, all of Franklin. Pa., attend
ed the Flody-James wedding last even
ing. David Owens, a student of the
Bloomsburg state normal school, Is un
dergoing medical treatment at his
home on South Lincoln avenue for an
Injured finger. He met with the Injury
last week while playing ball with tho
Dr. P. F. Struppler, of South Main
avenue, attended the whist meet at
Easton on Monday.
Mrs. Lizzie Hughes-Brundage, of Ey
non street, will soon be able to resume
her position as soprano soloist of the
Penn avenue Baptist church, having
recovered from a recent severe Illness.
Grand Chief Hunslcker, of Allentown,
made an official visit among the local
lodges, Knights of the Golden Eagle,
during the past week.
Dr. A. E. Falkenburg, of Albany, N.
Y., attended the Davis-Jenkins wed
ding on Wednesday evening. While
here the doctor was the guest of Mr.
and Mrs. J. L. Jenkins, of Jackson
MINOR NEWS NOTES.
The Industrial school and Missionary
band of the Scranton street Baptist
church meets tomorrow afternoon for
the last time until fall. A reception will
be held and friends are Invited to be
Master Willie Davla, of 120 North
Everett avenue, fell on Wednesday af
ternoon and fractured his right aim.
Willie Is a newsboy and while waiting
for his papers to come from the central
city was playing with some compan
ions when he met with the accident.
Another West Side Improvement of
great benefit has been set on foot. The
residents whose property abuts on
Decker's court, between Lafayette and
25 Pieces Foulards
and China Silks, Cheney Bros', cele
brated goods, 24 Inches wide, and
every pattern, an exclusive design
not to be had elsewhere In this
city. Same as we asked 85c. for.
Special Price, 65c
25 Pieces Foulards
Cheney Bros', highest grade that
are known all over the states as
the best $1.00 value procurable. Tho
designs are the very latest and all
Special Price, 75c
Swetland streets, have at last secured
permission to connect with the Deck
er's court sewer and tho abominable
nuleanoo of surface sewerage In that
section will soon be done away with.
On account of grade difficulty It was
Impossible for the property owners to
connect with tho Hyde Park avenuo
sewer, hence the previous annoyanco
The closing meeting of the regular
monthly sessions of the Congregational
Ministers association will be held at
Plttston Monday afternoon at 2.30
o'clock. A paper written by Rev. Peter
Roberts, of Olyphant, on the "Future
Life" will be read by Rev. David Jones,
pastor of the First Welsh Congrega
tional church, West Side. Rev. D. M.
George, of Plttston, wilt make an ad
dress upon the "Claims of Cuba," this
being the main topic of discussion.
The West Side Republican league
will hold a special meeting In their
rooms this evening to decide upon a
new place of meeting, A large attend
ance Is desired.
The funeral of Annie, the 5-year-old
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. D. McAn
drews, of this side, will be held this
afternoon from tho rerldence. Inter
ment will be made In tho German
The Salvation Army tendered Staff
Captain William Hunter and wife, of
Wllkes-Barre, a farewell meeting at
the barracks on Price street last even
ing. The captain and his wife go to
a new appointment at Boston.
Alderman John O. Kelly, of the
Eighteenth ward, was held In $500 ball
before Alderman Davles last evening
upon a charge of extortion, preferred
by George Potzgar. He was also held
In $300 ball each In two cases of con
spiracy, preferred by John and Andrew
Braza. John Clark, of Seventh street.
became bondsman for Alderman Kelly.
Mrs. D. E. Daniels, of North Gar
field avenue, suocessfuly underwent a
very delicate operation yesterday af
ternoon and Is doing nicely. Dr. J. J.
Roberts was operating surgeon and he
was assisted by Dr. W. A. Paine.
Augusta castle, Knights of the Gol
den Eagle, entertained Grand Chief
Hunslcker, of Allentown, at their halt
last evening. The chief is visiting all
the local castles officially. Several ad
dresses were made and Chief Hun
slcker responded. Moltke castle was
well represented. Moltke castle was
from that castle.
West Side Business Directory.
B. G. MORGAN & SON, NOTARIES
Public. Real Estate, Foreign Exchange
and Ocean Ticket Agents. Rents col
lected. Prompt monthly settlements.
Office 1104 Jackson street, over Mus
grave's drug store.
HARRIET J. DAVIS, FLORIST.-Cut
flowers and funeral designs a Specialty;
104 South Main avenue; two doors from
SECOND HAND FURNITURE-Cash for
anything you have to sell. Furniture.
Stoves, Tools, etc. Call and see the
stock of J. C. King. 701 to 709 West Lack-
There will be an entertainment and
social In the Court street M. E. church
Tuesday, June 15, under the manage
ment of Mrs. Fowler, who has very
successfully conducted a kindergarten
here the past season. Mrs. Fowler Is a
graduate of Miss Voorhees' kindergar
ten school, of Boston, and has demons
trated her ability as an entertainer
heretofore. A delightful programme
has been arranged and a cordial Invi
tation Is extended to all. Admission 10
cents. The Ladles' Aid society will
serve cake and cream Immediately af
ter In the lecture room.
The funeral of William Haldeman,
took place yesterday afternoon from
his father's home on Oak street. Rev.
George E. Guild, who conducted tho
funerul services, preached a very lm
pres3lvo sermon touching briefly on
the many good traits of the deceased.
A quartette, composed of Miss Mar
tin, Miss Jennie Smith, Harry Dan
vers and Dr. Dawson, rendered appro
priate music. There were many floral
emblems given by former associates
and fellow workmen of the dj-ceased.
Interment was made In Forest Hill
A slight sque-jze occurred yesterday
morning In th'e Clark vein of the Von
Storch mine. The squeeze Is confined
only to one portion of the vein and Is
of a slight nature. It was however,
deemed advisable to call the men out
working in the effected territory. It
is expected that the men will be able
to resume work within a few days.
The entertainment given last even
ing In the Puritan Congregational
church was attended by a large throng,
and they were treated with one of
the best entertainments given In this
section for sometime, many of tho best
vocalists and elocutionists hereabouts
MisK Kate Henry, of Putnam street,
returned yesterday from a visit spent
with relatives In Carbondale.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Reese, of
North Main avenue, gave a party on
Wednesday in honor of the sixth birth
day of their daughter, Lois. About
twenty young folks were entertained.
Mrs. Reese was assisted In receiving
by Mrs. John La Bar, of Mtooslc; Mrs.
G. S. Decker, Mrs. Marsh, Mrs. Lun-
ney, Miss Wlnchell and Mls3 Oro
Mrs. M. A. Moyer.'of East Strouds
hurg, is the guest of Mr. and Mrs. A.
L. Morris, of Grove street.
Miss Annlo Jay, of Webster avenue,
was tendered a most enjoyable sur
prise! party last night by the following
of her friends: Edith Gamewell, Lucy
Hess, Bertha Eden, Tina Gamewell,
Bertha Cole, Retta Spencer, Ada
Young, Lizzie Jones, Perry Hall, Hol
He Eden, Arthur Howell, George Hess,
AVebb Gamewell, Arthur 'Setzer, Albert
Hall and Myern Jones. .The evening
was passed In a most enjoyable man
ner, and it was not until the wee hours
of this morning that the little ones
dispersed for their various homes.
Light refreshments were served dur
ing the ovei'lng.
The marriage of Miss Mlr.nle Rich
ards to John Ellis, which was solem
nized at the home of the bride's par
ents last night, was a most brilliant
affair. The bride wore an exquisite
gown of laudsdown trimmed with chif
fon. She was attended by Miss Lucy
Ellis, who was attired In a costume
of white moire. Tho groom was at
tended by his brother, George Ellis.
The epaclouH rooms were most beauti
fully decorated with laurels, a large
canopy of them being erected, under
which the bridal party stood, there
to hear the Impressive words which
made them man and wife. Rev. T. II.
Baragwanatli, of Yonkers, N. Y., per
formed the ceremony. After the re
ception Mr, and Mrs. Ellis left on the
midnight express for' an extended
northern our. Upon their return they
will go to housekeeping ln Dunmore.
CLEARING UP OLD
Concluded from Page Blx.
147. L. S. Grovcnor, larceny and re
ceiving; A. D. Robinson, pros.
148. Thomas Durnlng, laropny and re
ceiving; It. P. McIIugh, pros.
149. Arthur Hitchcock, embezzlement;
E. T. Kemble, pros.
1D0. Patrick Fltzpatrlck, larceny and
receiving; Favlnla Jenkins, prox.
151. Michael Lucenta, assault and bat
tery; Francesco Perrl, pros.
152. Bonney Buzets, malicious mis
chief; William Surpolus, pros.
153. Bonney Buzets, assault and bat
tery; William Surpolus, pros.
154. Patrick Kearney, assault and bat
tery; Annlo Kearney, prox.
165. John McDonald, robbery; William
166. Anthony Dlygala, larceny and re
ceiving; John Jezlorskl, pros.
157. Michael Burnett, robbery; Patrick
168. John McDonald, Jr., robbery;
Moses Cabot, pros.
159. Justin Sears, malicious mischief;
Solomon Nlcholls, pros.
160. A. Bender, false pretences; Max
well Chapman, pros.
161. Yetna Kneadler. malicious mis
chief; Clara Welchel, prox.
1G2. Samuel Mahady, abortion; Nora
103. Robert Hand, statutory burglary;
Hugh A. Howell, pros.
TUESDAY, JUNE 29.
164. Patrick Langan, assault nnd bat
tery; T. H. C. Maloney, pros.
105. John Skerba, assault and battery;
John Drake, pros.
166. John Harmody, assault and bat
tery; John Drake, pros.
167. John Harmody, assault and bat
terv: John Drake, nros.
168. Peter Snyder, negligence by
bailee; Walter Greaves, pros.
169. Peter Smith, larceny; Frank Del
170. Bert Cadwell, assault and battery;
John Rudd, pros.
171. Mary Hayes, selling liquor with
out license; Catharine. Collins,
172. Mary Hayes, selling liquor on
Sunday; Catharine Collins, prox.
173. Maggie Montgomery, common
scold; Nappe Thornton, pros.
174. Joseph Kraftls, selling liquor on
Sunday; Edward Farr, pros.
175. Albert Osborne, alias Albert Os
mer, rape: Lizzie Jones, prox.
176. Michael Yatsko, felonious wound
ing; Thomas Leyshon, pros.
177. Owen Moran, embezzlement by
consignee; M. Askln, pros.
178. James H. Davltt. larceny by
bailee; P. F. Callahan, pros.
179. Jacob Stanbach, assault and bat
tery; William Surpolus, pros.
180. Charles E. Chapman, embezzle
ment by consignee; Schuyler C.
181. James McHale, assault and bat
tery; Thomas Collins, pros.
182. James Hamilton, assault and bat
tery: William R. Robins, pros.
183. A. Grady, larceny and receiving;
Kate O'Horo, prox.
184. Anthony Gorles, assault and bat
tery; Sarah J. Lldgett, prox.
185. Leon Olshefskl, larceny and re
ceiving: Joseph Olshefskl, pros.
186. Catharine Smuller, larceny and re
ceiving; I. J. Levene, pros.
187. Anastasla Prybola, assault and
battery; John Murray, pros.
188. John Prybola, assault and bat
tery; John Murray, pros.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 30.
189. C. L. Rice, embezzlement; Martin
190. John Lvons, malicious mischief;
Charles N. Fox, pros.
191. John Lvons, assault and battery;
Charles N. Fox, pros.
192. John Laughney, malicious mis
chief; Charles N. Fox, pros.
193. John Laughney, assault and bat
tery; Charles N. Fox, pros.
194. Frank Manusky, malicious mis
chief; Harrv Dolph. pros.
195. John Casper, malicious mischief;
Harry Doloh, pros.
196. Charles Ellsky, malicious mis
chief; Harry Dolnh, pros.
197. Frank Przybylskl, involuntary
manslaughter; Rozey Llbudzlew
19S. Wilson S. Fegely, false pre
tences; George W. Plant, pros.
199. Julius Troy. John Troy, cutting
timber trees; John Coslott, pros.
200. Anthonk Rutkowsky, obstructing
execution of legal process; Tim
othy Jones, pros.
201. John E. Kelly, alias Frank Stev
ens, rape: Annie Brosky, prox.
202. Samuel Lesh, cutting timber
trees; John R. Coslett, pros.
203. Richard Hull, larceny and re
ceiving; John Flaherty, pros.
204. John Radlk. assault and battery;
Brydzy Rudlck, prox.
203. Bridget Radlk. assault and bat
tery; John Gallgo, pros.
206. Bridget Radlk. assault and bat
tery; John Gallgo, pros.
207. Dennis McSherry, embezzlement;
Owen F. McKenna, pros.
203. P. A. Carroll, false pretences; H.
M. Boles, pros.
209. Samuel Rodwav, selling liquor
without license; Joseph Pool,
210. Samuel Rodway, selling liquor on
Sunday; Joseph Pool, pros.
211. Andrew Qulnn, false pretences;
Charles G. Evans, pros.
212. John Dunn, Mary Dunn, larceny
and receiving; Elizabeth Bevan,
213., Jane Joyce, selling liquor without
license; Marv Shaw, prox.
214. P. J. McLaughlin, selling liquor to
minors: Mary Shaw, prox.
215. P. J. McLaughlin, selling liquor
on Sunday; Mary Shaw, prox.
THURSDAY, JULY 1.
216. J. A. Laplnski, enticing minor fe
males for lmmornl purposes; A.
217. J. A, Laplnski, assault and bat
tery; Con Molske, pros.
218. Josephine Kupo, adultery; John
219. Stephen Kazlnskl, assault and
batery; Andrew Lukatch, pros.
220. John Mlgltn, selling liquor on
Sunday: Edward Farr. pros.
221. Felix ShoflskI, assault and bat
tery: Joseph Katosky, pros.
222. Atlzlk Kusaro, assault and bat
tery; Tlckla Jurlk, pros.
223. Catharine Welsh, common scold;
Margaret Welsh, prox.
224. Nicholas Oblls, robbery; Abra
ham Joseph, pros.
225. Nicholas Oblls, assault and bat
tery; Abraham Joseph, pros.
226. Wassel Nufrock, robbery; Abra
ham Joseph, pros.
227. Anthony Maslowskl, larceny and
receiving; Joseph Mlloszewskt,
228. Helen Zaremblc, larceny and re
ceiving; Joseph MlloszewskI,
229. William Gavin, larceny and' re
ceiving; Catharine Burke, prox.
230. Charles Chapman, false pretences;
II. Goldschlager, pros.
231. Anthony Muchuck, keeping
bawdy house; John Bogoskl, pros.
232. George Marks, larceny by bailee;
S, Dorfman, pros.
233. John Bacon, defrauding boarding
house; John Flanaghan, pros.
234. Wassal Nufrock, assault and bat
tery: Abraham Joseph, pros.
235. William Haggerty, assault and
mattery; Annie Haggerty, prox.
23C. Michael Kalaman, assault and
battery; Andrew Lucotch, pros.
FRIDAY, JULY 2.
237. John Popovltch, felonious wound
ing; Lawrence Lenchnak, pros,
238. Michael Zeduk, assault and bat
tery; Joseph Summers, pros.
239. John McNlcholas. Patrick Galla
gher, assault and battery; Stan
ley Does, pros.
William Zofoskle, malicious mis
chief; James Simons, pros,
Joseph Molshuck, larceny and re
ceiving; Paul Archefskl, pros.
Charles Ankavltz, assault and
battery; Joseph Pawleekl, pros.
Valentino Ankavltz, assault and
battery; Joseph Pawleekl, pros.
Frank Schutta, assault and bat
tery; Joseph Muzzen, pros.
Frederick Skecls, larceny and re
ceiving; Annie Kllmartln, prox.
James B. McTlghe, assault and
battery; Michael Flannery, pros.
Tony Rich, assault and battery;
Annie Monetta, prox.
A. F. Dolph,' assault and battery;
August Menders, pros.
W. II. Patterson, assault and bat
tery; Paul Salusky, pros.
Hugo Wlrlck, larceny and receiv
ing; Ski Stofskl, pros.
Leon Olshefskl, assault and' bat
tery; Joseph Olshefskl, pros,
Ellas Whltehousc, assault and
battery; Margaret Hays, prox.
SATURDAY, JULY 3.
Patrick Ruane, surety; T. E. Bo
P. J. Kearney, surety; John W.
Mortimer D. Cure, desertion; N.
D. Carev, pros.
Bridget Radlk, surety; John Ga
William Kunz, desertion; Kate
Egnots Golosky, surety; John
John Benarch, carrying concealed
weapon: Mathlas Wagner, pros.
O. A. Fisher, surety; E. R. Gar
Adam Chernlsky, surety; Rose
Andrew Ridge, surety; Rose MIg
Charles Battle, surety; Annie
Henry Zawadll, surety; Martin
Thomas Rvan, surety; Hannah
Chester S. Gould, surety; Effle
Moses Sledman, surety; Jacob
James Sullivan, surety; Elizabeth
Hugh Winkler, surety; Louis
David Cohen, surety; Louis Kep
James Austin, surety; Harvey
James Austin, desertion; Harvey
Ernest Andres, surety; Antonio
Antonio Zawadll, surety; Martin
Michael Yatsko, surety; Peter By
August Gronke, desertion; Annie
Brian Collins, desertion; Cathar
ine Collins, prox.
William Fink, desertion; Lovlno
Domlnlco Dlllllo, surety; Antonio
Thomas T. Beach, desertion;
Elizabeth Beach, prox.
Robert Walker, surety; Harry
Robert Walker, surety; Richard
Mary Mtkulskl, surety; Anna
Andrew Degutlss, surety; S. Mid
Edward Smith, desertion; Mabel
Evan Armstrong, desertion; Anna
Michael Corcoran, desertion;
Bridget Corcoran, prox.
Mrs. Mock and daughter, Grace, of
Dickson avenue, left yesterday for
Elmlra, N. Y where they will visit
Fred Emery made a business trip
to Pottsvllle this week.
E. D. Hughes Is In Philadelphia at
tending the reunion of the Sixth Penn
Nelson Gorton, of Blnghamton, N. Y..
Is the guest of his uncle, Rockwell
A lawn social will be held this eve
ning at J. S. Miller's, corner of Del
aware street and Penn avenue, un
der the auspices of the Ladles' Aid
society of 'the Asbury Methodist Epis
copal church. If the weather Is un
favorable It will be held In the house.
What came near being a serious run
away occurred yesterday morning
about 10 o'clock. A horse attached to
a lumber wagon owned by the North
End Lumber company, while crossing
the Delaware and Hudson tracks on
Green Ridge street, became frlghienea
and ran east on Green Ridge street,
striking and nearly demolishing A. L.
Spencer's buggy, which was standing
in front of his store. At Dickson ave
nue It narrowly escaped a lady wheel
ing a baby carriage across the street.
The horse was Anally caught on up
per Green Ridge street, but not until
It had succeeded In demolishing the
lumber wagon and harness. The horse
Mrs. George Hayes, of Plymouth, Is
visiting friends on Monsey avenue.
The Forest band will give an open
air concert tonight on the lawn at Dr.
Manley's residence, beginning at 8.30
p. m. Following Is the programme:
March, "Little Napoleon," O. R. Far
rar; overture, "Primrose," E. B. Brys
sant; waltzes, "Twlghllght Bells," C. L.
Barnhouse; "The Colored Walters'
Ball" (descriptive), L. P. Laurendean;
Medley overture, "A Good Thing," F.
Beyer; Medley march, "Virginia Mix
tures," C. H. Kerr.
Wanted Young man to act as South
Side correspondent. Send applications
by mall to City Editor of Tribune.
Mrs. E. H. Ripple delivered on Inter
esting lecture In the Young Women's
Christian association rooms last night
on "How to Make Our Homes Attrac
tive." It was the last of the very help
ful series conducted by the associa
tion. LETTERS FROAl THE PEOPLE.
Undor this heading short letters of In.
terest will be published when accompa
nied, for publication, by the writer's
name. The Tribune will not be held re
sponsible for opinions here expreised.1
Cnrd from Mrs. Beckett.
Editor Scranton Tribune.
Sir: Pleaso allow me spaco In your val
uable paper to express my opinion In re
gard td an article which appeared In an
Issue of your paper on the Sth Inst, stat
ing that C. F, Beckett, permanent man of
Eagle Engine company, was suspended
for drunkenness. Now I know the time
ha came home on Saturday, the time he
was eupposed or reported to be intoxi
cated. I being his wife ought to know
the true state of affairs. I think I ought
to tto competent to Judge of the condition
he was In, There uro men In higher pub
lic offices who have their enemies and I
suppose he has his, but those who re
ported this falsehood aboi't him had bet
ter keep quiet. But, there, I will not say
any n ore this time. They had better take
warning. Furthermore, I will defy any
person to tay or prove that he haa missed
one Are In his four years of service even
when on his vacation he left his bod and
responded to alarms of fire despite my
protests. Yours respectfully,
Mrs. C. F. Beckett,
09 Railroad Avenue,
Scranton, June 10, 1S97,
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LotNp. l. 25 dozen mado of medium colors, sizes 32 to 40. extra wide en-
skirt; tho new sleeve, regular price sevcnty.flve cents. This sale. OvC
Lot No. 2.-25 dozan or black and white Wrappers, mado of 'Simpson TC.
point, nil sizes, made In best of style, regular 61 kind. This sale OC
Lot No. 3. -10 dozen mado of black, navy, red. medium colors and a
choice lino of Lawns, sites ranging from 32 to 44, worth from one
twenty-five to one fifty. This sale your choice
Wo have n choice lino of Dimities and Batiste Wrappers, price IU.25 to
Here aro somo quotations. Not all, nor nearly all, that wo could name:
White and Navy Duck TamO'Shnnters, displayed elsewhere for 10c, ODly 120
Ladles' Bicycle or Wnlklng Hat, marked eluewhere 40c, only. 30o
Ladles' Short Hack Sailors, In natural, navy, brown and block, spoclnl.... 40o
Trimmed and Untrimmcd Hats and Bonnets. Big Reductions.
Philadelphia Lawn Mowers,
Best in the Market.
Drexel Lawn Mowers,
Best cheap mower made.
Prices $2.50, $2.75, $3.00
Baldwin's Dry Air Refrigerators
AH sizes. The most per
fect refrigerator manu
434 Lackawanna Ave.
Physicians and Surgeons.
DR. BATESON, 337 N. WASHINGTON
avenue, 10 a. m. to 4 p. m. Tumors, Skin,
Surgical and Nervous Diseases a Spe
bit. C. L. FREY HAS REMOVED HI3
offices to the Jewell Building, 305 Spruce
MART A. SHEPHERD, M. D., HOME.
opathlst. No. 228 Adams avenuo.
DR. A. TRAPOLD, SPECIALIST IN
Diseases of Women, corner Wyoming
avenue and Spruce street, Scranton. Of
fice hours, Thursday and Saturdays, 9
a. m. to 6 p. m.
DR. W. E. ALLEN. 612 NORTH WASH
DR ANNA LAW. 308 WYOMING AVE.
Office hours, 9-11 a. m 1-3 p. m 7-8 p. m.
DR L M. GATES, ROOMS 207 AND 208
Board of Trade building. Office hours,
8 to 9 a. m., 2 to 3 and 7 to 8 p. m. Resi
dence 309 Madtson avenue.
DR C. L PREAS, SPECIALIST IN
Rupture Truss Fitting and Fat Reduc
tion Ofilco telephone 1303. Hours: 10 to
12. 2 to 4, 7 to 9.
DR. S. W. L'AMOREAUX. OFFICE 231
Adams Residence, 1318 Mulberry. Chron
ic diseases, lungs, heart, kidneys, and
genlto-urlnary organs a specialty. Hours
1 to 4 p. ra.
W. G. ROOK. VETERINARY 8UR
geon. Horses, Cattle and Dogs treated.
Hospital. 124 Linden street, Scranton.
FRANK E. BOYLE, ATTORNEY AND
counsellor-at-law. Burr building, rooms
18 and 14, Washington avenue.
EDWARD W. THAYER, ATTORNEY,
Rooms 312-13-14 Commonwealth Bldg.
JEFFREYS & RUDDY, ATTORNEYS-at-law,
WARREN & KNAPP. ATTORNEYS
and Counsellors-at-law, Republican
building, Washington avenue, Scranton,
JESSUP & JESSUP, ATTORNEYS AND
Counsellors at law, Commonwealth
w." h! JESSUP. jr.
PATTERSON & WILCOX, TRADERS'
National Bank Building.
ALFRED HAND, WILLIAM J. HAND,
Attorneys and Counsellors, Common
wealth building. Rooms 19, 20 and 21.
FRANK T. OKELL. ATTORNEY-AT-Law
Room 6, Coal Exchange, Scranton,
JAMES W. OAKFORD, ATTORNEY-at-Law.
Rooms 514, 615 and 616, Board
of Trade Building.
SAMUEL W. EDGAR. ATTORNEY-AT-Law.
Office,, Wyoming avo Scranton.
L A. WATRBS, ATTORNEY-AT-LAW,
423 Lackawanna ave., Scranton, Pa.
C R. PITCHER, ATTORNEY-AT-LAW,
Commonwealth building, Scranton, Pa.
C. COMEGYS, 321 SPRUCE STREET.
D. B. REPLOGLE, ATTORNEY-LOANS
negotiated on real estate security,
Mears building, corner Washington ave
nue and Spruce street.
B. F. KILLIAM. ATTORNEY-AT-LAW,
120 Wyoming avenue, Scranton, Pa,
JAS. J. II. HAMILTON, ATTORNEY-at-Law,
45 Commonwealth bldg., Scran
ton. WATSON, DIEHL. HALL & KEMMER
ER Attorneys and Couniellors-at-Law;
Traders' National Bank Building; rooms
6, 7, 8, 9 and 10; third floor.
BARRING & M'SWEENEY. COMMON
wealth building. Interstato Secret Ser
BomtHaiM needs a relUbli, monthly, regaUUns medleln. Only haraWctant
the pniett drugi ihtuld be om4. II you wut the Utt, git
Dr. Peal's Pennyroyal Pills
Ther an eroiapt, iUe rd erUln In runlt. Th f tnnlns (Dr. T't) ncTr dlup.
nolot. B"t AwUrre. .W. Addisu fxtu iUwoiM C ClOTelind, O.
For aalo by JOHN H. PHELPS,
Spruoo Street, Scranton, Pa.
We Make It.
We Warrant It.
We Wholesale It.
The Weston Mill Go
PERCIVAL J. MORRIS, ARCHITECT,
Board of Trade Building.
EDWARD H. DAVIS, ARCHITECT,
Rooms 24, 25 and 26, Commonwealth
E. L. WALTER, ARCHITECT, OFFICH..
rear of 606 Washington avenue.
LEWIS HANCOCK. JR., ARCHITECT,
435 Spruce St., cor. Wash, ave., Scranton.
FREDERICK L. BROWN, ARCHITECT,
Price building. 126 Washington avenue,
T. I. LACHY & SON. ARCHITECTS,
Traders' National Bank.
L. M'GRAW, 305 SPRUCE
DR. H. F. REYNOLDS, OPP. P. O.
DR. E. Y. HARRISON, 113 3. MAIN AVE.
DR. C. C. LAUBACH, 115 Wyoming ave.
R. M. STRATTON, OFFICE COAL Ex
change. WELCOMD C. SNOVER, 421 LACKA.
ave. Hours, 9 to 1 and 2 to 5.
MRS. M. E. DAVIS, 430 Adams avenue.
JOS. KUETTEL, REAR 511 LACKA
wanna avenue, Scranton, Pa., manufao
turer of Wire Screens.
SCHOOL OF THE LACKAWANNA,
Scranton. Pa., prepares boys and girls
for college or business; thoroughly,
trains young children. Catalogue at re
aucst. REV. THOMAS M. CANN,
WALTER H. BUELL.
MISS WORCESTER'S KINDERGARTEN
and School. 412 Adams avenue. Spring
term April 13. Kindergarten 0 per term.
G. R. CLARK & CO.. SEEDMEN AND
Nurservmeni store 140 Washington ave
nue; green house, 1350 North Main ave
nue; store telephone, 782.
Hotels and Restaurants.
THE ELK CAFE, 125 and 127 FRANK
lln avenue. Rates reasonable.
P. ZEIGLER, Proprietor.
SCRANTON HOUSE. NEAR D.. &: &W.
passenger depot. Conducted on the Eu.
ronean plan. VICTOR KOCH. Prop.
BAUER'S ORCHESTRA-MUSIC FOH
balls picnics, parties, receptions, wed
dings and concert work furnished. Fo
terms address R. J. Bauer, conductor,
U7 Wyoming avenue, over Hulbert's
MEGARGEE BROTHERS, PRINTERS
supplies, envelopes, paper bags, twine.
Warehouse. 180 Washington avenue,
FRANK P. BROWN & CO- WHOLE
sale dealers In Woodware, Cordage and
Oil Cloth, 720 West Lackawanna ave.
THOMAS AUBREY, EXPERT Ac
countant and auditor. Rooms 19 and 20,
Williams Building, opposite postoftlce.
Agent for the Rex Fire Extinguisher.
THE TRIBUNE PUBLISHING CO..
North Washington Avenue Llnotypo
Composition of all kinds quickly done.
Facilities unsurpassed In this region.
Pharmacist, cor. Wyoming Avenue and