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TIH3 SORAJSTON TRDnTHI32--.:FRIDAY MORNING, JUNE IT, 189T.
tneodrra will please note that adver
tisements, orders (or job work, and
Items for publication left ot tho estab
lishment of Shannon & Co., newsdealer,
North Main street, will receive, pi omi't nt
teqllon; office open from 8 a. m. to 10
Crystal J.nko Hotel.
The Cryfltal Lake hotel Is receiving
more guests than usual. It 1 under
the management of Williams & Whip
ple, who use every effort to provide
enjoyment and comfort for their guests.
A large number were registered at the
house last Sunday. Among the guests
were "the following: From Towanda,
Miss Ruth Brundage, Ellis Bond, Miss
Atney, Jay Bond, Miss Anna Bond and
II. C. Crane; from Tunkhannock, Miss
Mablc Dcshimer, Harry Watson, Miss
Carrie Brunson, Archie Sprague nnd
Miss Burdlck; from Factoryvllle, Tro
fessor Hully nnd wife. Charles Whltte
mdro. Miss Williams, L. E. Ayers, Miss
Maude Waldle, David Armstrong, Miss
Patterson, Rupert Bard, Miss Stevens,
W. A. Evans, Miss Race, Robert Mar
chall, Miss Stella Bailey, C, If. Wil
son, Miss S. W. Watklns, Walter Field
ing, of Keystone Academy; from Car
bondate, C. II, Norton, M. F. Gllmnr
tln, Harry Bartlett, James Woodley,
George F. Mills, John Robinson, J. J.
Mills, T. V. Powderly, Jr., C. Mol
ter, M. C. McDonnell, J. E. Brennan,
J. J. Brldgett, J. E. Clune, M. F. Hart,
J. H. Creegan, Miss Gallagher, Dr.
F. E. Jenkins and wife,. Miss Vannan,
II. G. Baker; from Scranton, J. R.
Schlager, W. R. Roper; from Dickson,
R. E. Wheeler, F. F. Powderly, of New
Mexico, and Miss Llbble Riley, of
Chnrgod with nn Attempt to Rob.
A warrant was sworn out before the
alderman of the Fourth ward by W.
Geldman, of this city, on Wednesday
evening for 'the arrest of Morris Cap
Ian and two others, all residents of
Scranton. He charges them with at
tempting to rob him of $1,000. Last
SaturdayGeldman got a Judgement be
fore Alderman Atkinson for money
which he cle'med was due him by the
defendants. He went to Scranton early
In the week to collect the money. He
found their store closed by the con
stable, and as the sale toojc place that
day he remained to bid on the goods.
He charges them with the attempting
to rob hliri while alone with thpm In
the store. Constable Moran went to
Scranton yesterday to serve the war
rants. Queen's Jubilee nt Purview.
The British American lodges are ar
ranging for a great occasion at Far
view June 22. Prizes for the day have
been donated as follows: Silk Ameri
can or English flag; valued at $100, by
John Jermyn, for the lodge having the
greatest number of representatives;
aecond prize, by Charles Law, gold
watch, to the best looking woman;
baby carriage to the best looking twins,
either Infants or grown up (In the
latter contingency the prize to be di
vided); a silk dress to tho mother
bringing tho largest family; silk dress,
to tho.next highest; a flag, either Amer
ican or English, will be given by
Charles T.aw to the society havlnrr the
second largest representation. For a
tug of war two prizes of $10 and $5
will be given. There will also be prizes
for bicycle races.
Pendleton Bobbin Works Suspended.
The order was Issued on Monday to
suspend work for the present at the
Pendleton Bobbin works on Dundaff
street. This order was necessary on
account of the depression In trade.
Those employed there do not know how
long this condition will last. It will
be felt as a loss to the community,
where there are so few opportunities
to engage in mechanical employment.
All hope for a revival In the business.
Simpson's I'ninous Hunters.
During the month of March Daniel
Reagan, William Burns, James Mc
Ginty and James McCabe, ot Simpson,
shot fourteen foxes In the woods north
of the city. They were in Scranton
yesterday In order to receive the boun
ty due them for each fox, and to dis
pose of the skins.
LOCAL AND PERSONAL NOTES.
Mrs. A. Nlles, of North Main street,
entertained Miss Westgate, of Union
dale, and Mrs. H. Thomas, ot Way
i Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Vannan, of this
city, have Issued cards of Invitation to
the .marriage of their daughter, Isabel
Meredith, to Homer Grcnnel Baker,
which will occur at the Vannan resi
dence on Salem avenue on Wednesday
evening, June 23, at 8.30 o'clock.
Miss Mead, of Buffalo, Is the guest of
her sister, Miss Ellen Reed Mead.
Peter Nlhland, of Scranton, spent
Wednesday with friends in this city.
Mrs. J. w. Whyte and daughter, 'of
Simpson, left yesterday morning for a
two months' visit in the Adrlondack
mountains, N. Y,
Miss Elizabeth Rellly, ot Pleasant
Mount, Is visiting friends In town.
Dr. W. W, Fletcher has purchased a
large lot on Blrkett street from Mrs.
Martha Jadwln. He will erect a hand
some house. A. E. Tiffany has the con
The Hickories, of Jermyn, and tho
Alumni team, of this city, will play at
Alumni park tomorrow afternoon.
R. P. Paterson, who was treated at
the Moses Taylor hospital for cataract
of the; eyes, has returned home and his
sight Is Improving.
An operation at Emergency hospital
on "Mrs. Elizabeth Morrish, of Belmont
street, was performed on Wednesday
by Dr. Shields; of. this city, assisted by
Mrs. M. D. Shields nnd Manley, of Jer
Dr. Gardner, of Scranton, consulted
yesterday with Dr. Shields over the
ca,9e of Mrs, Elizabeth Tjllsley, of
The employes of the gravity road and
shops In this city received their month
ly wages yesterday. Today the em
ployes at the locomotive shops and
steam road will he paid,
Mrs. Frank B. Schlmmel has been
called to Rochester, N. Y on account
of the serious Illness of her mother,
E. D. .La th r on and daughter Helen
are visiting In New York city.
Quite u number of fresh air children
will be received this summer in Carbon
dale. Several liberal contributions
have been' received by the committee,
sufficient to board children a short
time. The committee consists of M. D.
Lathrop, M, L. Oliver, N. F. Stephens
The Cycle club will hold an adjourned,
meeting this evening,
Tho condition of Miss Ella McDon-
ough is somewhat more favorable. She
suffers from an e"wk ot pneumonia In
a mild form, but her friends aro hope
ful. A large delegation of Lucretla lodge,
Daughters of Rebekah, of this city,
wltncsed tho Installation of tho officers
of Honnria lodge, No. 85, at Archbald,
on Wednesday evening, The following
grand oIHcers from Lucretla lodge No.
109 assisted In the Installation: G. W
Mrs. Wells J G. S., Mrs. Dlx, and G. G.,
Mrs. Bagley. A social season was en
Joyed after tho exercises.
Simpson school No. 1 Is completed
and has been nccepted by the Fell
township scRool board.
Tho Mozart orchestra wll not give an
open nlr concert this week. Next week
the concert will be given from tho bal
cony of Hotel Anthracite. They will
play thK evening for the commence
ment exercises at tho hospital.
Charles Faulkner, of this city, has
accepted a position as a telegraph
operator In the employ ot the New
England Railroad company.
Messrs. J. F. Wheeler, Frank Hub
bard and C. J3. Rettew represented
Trinity church as delegates to the an
nual convention of tho Episcopal dio
cese of Central Pennsylvania Bethle
hem on Tuesday.
The Methodist Sunday school will "ob
serve June 20 as floral Sunday, The
children are rehearsing Interesting ex
ercises for that occasion.
The Delaware and Hudson colliery
at Vandllng have begun to work' on
three-quarter time. The 'men have
been working on half time since Janu
Mrs. Jennie E. Holmes-Butterfleld,
wife ot Benjamin F. Butterfleld, died
at her home at this place Monday
morning, after a brief Illness. An at
tack of measles followed by a series ot
complications resulted In her death,
but even those who saw her dally and
were with her constantly had firm
hopes of her ullmate recovery, and the
news of her sudden and untimely death
came like a shock all. Mrs. Butterfleld,
whose maiden name was Jennie E. Hol
mes, was born at Westbrookvllle, Sul
livan county, N. Y., June 4, 1848, thus
being at the time of her death 49 years
of age. She was married to B. F. But
terfleld at Wertsboro N. Y., Oct. 11,
1876. She had lived a Elmhurst for
about ten years, and during that time
made a host of friends. She was a liv
ing type of a true woman, and set an
example In her dallj' walk worthy of
Imitation. A faithful, devoted wife, a
kind and affectionate mother, a sym
pathetic friend and neighbor, nn earn
est Christian, who lived her religion
from day to day, the community has
lost In Mrs. Butterfleld one whoso place
cannot be easily filled. She Tf-aves be
hind her a husband and two sons,
George, aged 19, and Frank, aged 14.
She also leaves a widowed mother, who,
In the death of Mrs. Butterfleld, has
lost her only child. All these were with
her at the time of her death, and in
this dark hour, which has come to
them they have the sympathy of the
entire community. Funeral services
were held at her late home on Main
street, Wednesday morning. Rev. S.
Guy Snowden, of the Moscow Metho
dist Episcopal church, conducted the
services. A quartette, consisting of
Mrs. E. W. Davis, Miss Lucy Fulton,
Mr. John D. Fuller and Dr. J. W.
Kuedler, beautifully rendered two se
lections, "Nearer My God To Thee"
and "Shall We Meet Beyond the Riv
er?" Tho beautiful casket in which ithe
remains rested was completely covered
with flowers, the gifts of loving friends.
After the services the remains were
taken In charge by Undertaker C. F.
Edwards and conveyed to Clark's Green
for burial. Mr. Butterfleld and .family
wish, through the press to -thank most
heartily the friends and neighbors who
so kindly and generously came to their
assistance In the time of their trouble
and whoso tender sympathy and will
ing hands lightened their burdens dur
ing the sickness, death and burial ot
'their loved one. Those present at the
funeral from out of town were: Mrs.
Holmes, from Mlddletown, N. Y.; Mrs.
Carey Worden, from Blnghamton; Mrs.
John LaGrango and daughter, from
Brooklyn, N. Y.; Mr. and Mrs. Mondel
Butterfleld, from Oneonta; Mrs. Finn,
from Yates, and Mrs. B. S. Butter
fleld, Mr. and Mrs. D. L. Butterfleld,
Mrs. Wise and Mr. John Butterfleld,
Miss Maria Webber, of Dunmore,
who has been visiting relatives In
this town for the past few days, has
Rev. Lorenzo R. Foster, a recent
graduate of Auburn Theological sem
inary, Auburn, N. Y., who a few weeks
ago accepted the Joint pastorate of the
Hyde Park church and Presbyterian
church of this place, und Miss Clem
entine Budd, are to be Joined in the
bonds of holy wedlock. Tho ceremony
will be preformed at the homo of the
bride's parents on June 10. Mr. Foster
and his bride will probably locate In
Miss Lizzie Owens Is seriously 111 at
the home ot her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
W. B. Owens, on North Taylor.
Tuesday and Wednesday evenings,
June 22 and 23, the congregation of
the Prcsbyiterlan church will hold an
Ice cream and strawberry social on the
Notlco appeared In this column an
nouncing the death of John Beecham.
Ha will be burled this afternoon at 2
o'clock. Services will be held in the
Welsh Congregational church. Rev.
Ivor Thomas will officiate. Interment
will be made In the Forest Home ceme
tery. Arrangements have been completed
between Dove and McIIugh, of this
vicinity, and Wilson and Kell, of Dun
more, to play a game of handball for
S2.50 a side, at the excursion of the A.
O. 11., B. of E., Division No. 1, of Hyde
Park', to Mountain Park on Aug, 7.
The society In addition to the side -bet,
offers a purse of J5Q to the winners. A
forfeit of $20 a Bide was placed In the
hands of Michael Dunnlgan on Mon
The executive committee for tho so
cial and reception to be tendered W.
Gaylord Thomas by the Independent
Order of Odd Fellows, met last eve
ning and completed all arrangements
for the feast on Saturday evening. An
excellent programme has been pre
pared for the event.
Mr, Joseph Knight, of Philadelphia,
waH here on business yesterday.
Mrs. Robert Llewelyn, of Union
street, Is confined to her home with
The Reds will Journey to Mooslo this
afternoon to cross bats with the. Pbp
ulars, of that town. A large delega
tion of ball cranks from here will ac
company tho team.
Martin Luther Lodge, No, 22, Loyal
Knights of America, Will meet this eve
ning at Reese's 'on Main street.
On account of today being pay day
under the Delaware, Lackawanna and
Western company In this place, the
board of trado will postpone their meet
ing until one week from tonight. No
doubt tho next meeting will finish up
the bond buying. There yet remain
$9,000 worth of bonds to bo subscribed
at 5 per cent. Interest.
Rev. and Mrs. II. II. Harris and Mrs.
Thomas, of this place, attended the Da
vis nnd Jenkins nuptials at Ilydo Park
on Wednesday evening.
Don't forget to attend tho Ico cream
and strawberry social at tho Welsh
Baptist church lawn this evening.
Tho following resolution was passed
at the Mayfleld council meeting on'
Monday evening: "Be It resolved by
Mnyflcld borough council that a fine
of flvo dollars be Imposed on nny per
son or persona who may be found
guilty of Insulting people on the public
streets in Mayfleld, throwing rubbish
on the streets or breaking electrlo
lamps. A rewnrd will be given for the
arrest nnd conviction of any who may
be guilty of tho above offenses. In
formation must bo given to the bur
gess." The Hickories Junior will play the
Honesdale high school team at Hones
dnle on Saturday.
Past Captain Lafayette Matthews
and Delegates T. J. Brady and Harvey
E. Van Kleeck, of Camp No. 294,8ons
of Veterans, attended the seventeenth
annual encampment of the Sons of
Veterans held at Towanda this week.
The owners of "the culm washer are
trying to purchase a culm pile ad
joining the railroad and near the wash
er. If they are successful will prob
ably operate for another year or two.
A number of children who have been
Instructed by Rev. M. E. Lynott, for
the past three months, will receive
their first communion on Sunday morn
ing. In the evening there will be a
celebration and annual reception ot the
Mrs. Fred S. Friend and son, Freddie,
have returned home after a visit with
friends in Rendham.
Mrs. Theodore Townsend and sons,
Clyde, Rex and Newell left yesterday
morning for a visit with relatives In
Brooklyn, Susquehanna county.
The Hickories Junior will play the
Railroad team of Carbondale at Alum
ni park this afternoon.
The correspondent of this department
seems to have erred In regard to the
election of a principal for the Mayfleld
borough schools ns the following ar
ticle from the Carbondale Leader
A telephone message to this office at
1 o'clock this afternoon from M'ayfleld
contains the Information that the cor
respondent above erred In the matter
of announcing a deadlock over the elec
tion of a principal for the schools for
the ensuing year. At yesterday's
meeting of the school board the ap
plications of all the old teachers for
re-instatement were made except that
of F. S. McCarty. Tho board refused
by a tie vote to consider them at this
time Intending to wait until the next
meeting to elect teachers. The dead
lock mentioned above was on the
question of considering the applica
tions of teachers and icl the elect '.on
of a principal.
M Charles Price, of Kington, Is
visiting at the home ot Mr. and Mrs.
SAYINGS BY JEFFERSON.
Every society has a right to fix the
fundamental principles of Its association
nnd to say to all Individuals that If they
contemplate pursuits .beyond tho limits
of these principles, and involving dan
gers which tho society chooses to avoid,
they must go elsewhere for their exercise.
If ever this vast country Is brought un
der a single government It will bo one of
the most extensive corruption, Indifferent
and incapable of a wholesome care over
so wide a spread of surface.
It Is for the benefit of mankind to miti
gate the horrors of war as much as pos
It Is not enough that fconeBt men are ap.
pointed Judges. All know tho Influenco of
Interest on the mind of man and how
unconsciously his Judgment Is warped by
Tho example of four president volun
tarily retiring at the end of their eighth
year, and the progress of public opinion
that tho principle Is salutary, have given
It in practice the forco of precedent and
usage;' Insomuch, that, should a president
consent to be a candidate for a third elec
tion, I trust he would be rejected on this
demonstration ot ambitious views.
That 150 lawyers should do business to
gether ought not to bo expected.
I am for free commerce with all na
tions: political connections with none,
and little or no diplomatic establishment.
Tho European nations constitute a sepa
rate division of the globe; they have a set
of Interests of their own In which It Is
our business never to engage ourselves.
The excise law Is an Infernal one. The
first error was to admit It by tho consti
tution, the second to act on that admis
sion. Private charities as well as contributions
to public purposes, in proportion to every
ono's circumstances, aro certainly among
the debts wo owe to society.
Great cities are pestilential to the mor
als, tho health, and tho liberties of man.
Independence can be trusted nowhero
but with tho peoplo In mass. They aro
Inherently Independent ot all but moral
It should be remembered as an axiom
of eternal truth in politics that whatever
power In any government Is Independent
Is absolute also; In theory only at first,
while tho spirit of the peoplo Is up, but
in practice as fast nn that relaxes.
Honesty Is the first chapter In tho book
Our greediness for wealth and fan'astl
cal expenses have degraded, and will de
grade, the minds of our maritime citizens,
Thesa are tho peculiar vices of commerce.
A single good government becomes a
blessing to tho wholo earth.
That wo should wish to see the people
of other countries 7ree Is as natural and
at least as Justifiable as that one king
should wish to see the kings of other
countries maintained In their despotism.
No national crime passes unpunished In
the long run.
The dead have no rights. They are
nothing, and nothing cannot own some
thing. This corporeal globe and everything
upon It belongs to Its present corporeal
Inhabitants during their generation.
They alone have a right to direct what
In the concern of themselves alone, and
to declare the law of that aireotlon, ana
this declaration can only be. made by
Private fortune aro destroyed by publlo
as well as by private extravagance.
Was there ever a proposition so plain
as to r-css congress without a debutoT
Tho 'boisterous sea ot liberty Is never
without a wave.
The Idea of a geographical line once
suggested will brood In the minds of all
IN OLE VIRQINIE.
TA UlJl W Vis jy-mwm
rm. th . s.-. cv innrsuu sr
"Where are you going ?"
'To the woods."
"No. Another shipload of old maydes."
Copyright, 1807, by Mitchell & Miller.
those who prefer the gratification of their
ungovernable passions to tho peace and
union of their country.
Tho Judiciary brnrch Is tho Instrument
which working like gravity, without In
termission, is to press us at last Into one
No government can continue good but
under tho control of tho people.
Tho representatives of the peoplo In
congress are alone competent to Judge of
the general disposition and to what pre
cise point of reformation they are ready
No man will ever bring out ot tho presi
dency 'the reputation which carries him
Corruption of morals in tho mass of the
cultivators of the earth Is a phenomenon
of which no age or nation has ever fur
nished an example.
It Is the manners and spirit of tho peo
ple which preserve a republic In vigor.
An equilibrium of agriculture, manufac
tures nnd commerce Is essential to our In
dependence. I am for responsibilities at short peri
ods, seeing neither reason nor safety In
making public functionaries Independent
of tho nation for life, or even for long
terms of years.
We aro never permitted to despair ot
This (the press) formidable censor of
the public functionaries, by arraigning
them at the tribunal of public opinion.
produces reform pcacably, which must
otherwise bo done by revolution.
Where the law ot the majority ceases to
bo acknowledged, there government ends;
the law of tho strongest takes its place,
and life and property are his who can take
When we get plied upon one another in
largo cities, as in Europe, wo shall becomo
as corrupt ns In Europe, and go to eating
one another, us they do there.
No other depositories of power than the
people havo eve yet been found whl:h
did not end In converting to their own
profit the earnings of those committed to
Taste cannot be controlled by law,
I love to seo horest and honorable men
at the helm: men who will not bend their
politics to their purse, nor pursue meas
ures by which they may profit, and then
profit by their measures.
While In the public scrvlco I thought
the publlo entitled to frankness, and, Inti
mately, to know whom they employed.
Interior government Is what each state
should keep to Itself.
Peace and friendship with all mankind
la our wisest policy.
It is necessary to give as well as to take
In a government like ours.
I think myself that wo have more ma
chinery of government than li necessary;
too many parasites living on tho labor ot
Compiled by the Washington Post.
Tho Nevada man who was standing
peacefully bcsldo the door of tho telegraph
office did not take kindly to tho manner
In which an excltud stranger tried to run
over him. As the stranger came out ho
stopped to apologize,
"I couldn't loso a momont's time," he
explained. "It was such an urgent matter
that I couldn't pause for any considera
tion." "It wasn't anything but a telegram that
you wanted to send, was It?"
"It was a telegram, but you don't rcallzo
Us importance. One of theso pugilists
had Just said that It looked like rain and
that ho could whlp tho other fellow, and
I had to get tho exclusive story to jny
newspaper In time for thorn to get out an
extra.'' Washington Star.
"Rapid eating," explained the traveling
physician, at his free lecture, "Is tho curse
of America's civilization. Two-third of
the sickness Is caused by our national
habit of eating a lull meal In fifteen min
utes." "I s'pose," Interjected Mr. Dismal Daw.
son, "that that there Is 'tho reason I'm
so healthy, I ain't eat a full meal In llf
toen days." Indianapolis Journal,
"What Is pronunciation, Undo Jim?"
"It Is something you fount up In a die
tlonary ono day and forget the next.'1
For Ladies Only.
It is patent to all thinking people
that ladles require on account of their
peculiar organism and functions rem
edies quite different from' the sterner
sex. While the FEMICURE LIVEIt
PILLS act directly and pleasantly up
on the Liver, KldneyH, Stomach and
Bowels, they at the same time won
derfully regulato and strengthen the
functions and organs peculiar to tho
sex. They relieve Constipation, Head
ache, Dizziness, Indigestion, Torpid
Liver, nilllousness, Falntness, Irregu
larities', Backacheji Had Complexion,
etc. A pill a dose. 25 cents, Sold by
Carl Lorenz, druggist, 418 Lackawanna
CASTOR I A
Tor Infants and.Ohlldren.
"Don't you like to see n man strong
enough to throw oft trouble?"
"Yes, If he doesn't try to throw It oft
on me." Chicago Record.
1877 Twentieth Anniversary 1897
Will B9 Celebrated at
JUNE 23, 1897.
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WANNA AND WAYNE COUNTIES.
TWELVE-MILE H1CYCLE TRACK
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BICYCLES CARRIED FREE
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STATIONS ON D, it II. AND U V. HAIL
OF HGR MAJESTY
by tho United Urltlsh-Amerlcnn Societies
of Northeastern Pennsylvania, at
TUESDAY, JUNE 22.
Games Dancing, Music, Speeches, 2 (Bauer)
HANDS (Alexnnder) 2. Excursions from all
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of this paper for names of speakers, list of
Central Railroad of New Jersey
Special Excursion Rates to
ON JUNG 31, as, 33 and 34, 1897.
Special excursion tickets from Scranton
will bo Bold coot
bo Bold good to go on all trains June 10
to 23 Inclusive,
ve. trood to return until Juno
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Opens June 25th, I897.
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Schedule In Effect November 15, 189S.
Trains Leave Wilkes-Barre as Follows
7.30 a. m., week days, for Sunbury,
Harrlsburg, Philadelphia, Balti
more, Washington, and for Pitts
burp; and the West.
10.15- a. m., week days, for Hazleton,
Pottsville, Reading, Norrislown,
and Philadelphia; and for Sun
bury. Harrisburg, Philadelphia,
Baltimore, Washington and Pitts
burg and tho West.
3.15 p. m., week days, for Sunbury,
Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Balti-
more, Washington and Pitt3burg
and tho West.
3.15 p. m., Sundays only, for Sun
bury, Harrisburg, Philadelphia,
and Pittsburg and the West.
6.00 p. m., wook days, for Hazloton
J. R. WOOD, OenM Pajj. Agent.
J. B. HUTCHINSON, Oeneral Manaeer.
Central Railroad of New Jcr3ey
(Lehigh and Susquehanna Division.)
Anthracite coal used exclusively, Insur
ing clcanUnesa and comfort.
TISID TAIJL.B IN EFFECT MAY 1G, 1&97.
Trains leave Scranton for Plttston,
Wllkes-Harre, etc., at 8.20, 9.15, 11. SO a. m.,
12.43, 2 00, 3.05. 6.00, 7.10 p. m. Sundays 9.00,
a. m i.w, lmo, v.iu p. m.
ForiMountaln Park, 8.20. 11.30 a. m 2.00.
3.03, 5.00 p. m. Sundays, 9.00 a. m 1.00, 2.15
For Atlantlo City, S.20 a. m.
For New York, Newark and Elizabeth,
8.20 (oxpress) a. m., 12.45 (express with Buf
fet parlor car), 3.05 (express) p. m. Sun
day. 2.15 p. m. Train leaving 12.43 p. m.
arrives at Philadelphia, Reading Termin
al, D.22 p. m. and Now York 6.00 p. m.
For Mauch Chunk, tADentown, Bethle
hem, Easton and Philadelphia, 8.20 a. m
12.40, 3.05, 6 00 (except Philadelphia) p. m.
Sunday, 2.15 p. m.
For Long Branch, Ocean Grove, otc, at
8.20 a. m. and 12.(5 p. m.
For .Beading, Lebanon and Harrisburg,
via Allentown. 8.20 a. m., 12.43, 5.00 p. m.
Sunday, 2,15 p. in..
For Pottsville, 8.20 a. m., 12.45 p. m.
Returning leave New York, foot of Lib
erty street, North lllver, at 9.10 (express)
a. m., 1.10. 1.30. 4.15 (express with Buffet
parlor car) p. m. Sunday, 4.30 a. m.
Leave Philadelphia, Reading Terminal,
9.00 a. m., 2.00 and 4.30 p. m. Sunday, 0.23
Through tickets to all points at lowest
rate may be had on application In ad
vanco to the ticket agent nt the station.
II. P. BALDWIN,
den. Pass. Agt.
J. II. OLHAUSBN, den. Supt.
Del., LacUu. nnd "Western.
Effect Monday, May 31, 1897.
Trains leave Scranton as follows; Ex
press for Now York and' all points East,
1.40, 2.50, 5.15, 8.00 and 9.55 a, in,; 12.55 and
3.33 p. m.
Express for "Easton, Trenton. Philadel
phia nnd tho South, 6.15, 8.00 and 9.55 a. m.,
12.53 and 3.33 p. m.
AVashlngton and way stations, 3.45 p. m.
Tdbyhanna accommodation, 8.10 p. m.
Express for Blnghamton, Oswcao, El
mlra, Cornlnp, Bath, Dansvillo. Mount
Morris and Buffalo, 12.10, 2.35. 9.00 a. m
and l.Ki p. m., making closo connections at
Buffalo to all points In tho West, North
west and Southwest.
Blnghamton and way station, 1.03 p. m.
Nicholson accommodation, 4,00 and 0.10
'Blnghamton and Elmlra express, 6.K
Express for Utlca and Rlcnfleld Springs,
2.35 a. m. and 1.65 p. m.
Ithaca, 2.35, 9.00 a. m., nnd 1.55 p. m.
For Northumberland, Plttston, Wllkes
Borre, Plymouth, Btoomsburg und Dan
ville, making close connection at North
umberland for Wllllamsport, Harrisburg,
Baltimore, 'Washington and the South.
Northumberland and Intermediate sta
tions, 0.00. 9 55 a. in.-, and 1.56 and 6.00 p. m.
Nantlcoke and Intermediate stations,
8.08 nnd 11.20 a. m. Plymouth and Inter
mediate stations, 3.40 and 8.47 p. m. For
Kingston. 12.40 p. m.
Pullman parlor and sleeping coaches on
all exprees trains.
For detailed Information, pocket time
tables, etc., opplv to M. L. Smith, city
ticket ofllce, 328 Lackawanna avenue, or
depot ticket ofllce.
Uric nnd Wyoming Vnllcy,
Effect Monday. May 31st. 1897,
Trains leave Scranton as follows; For
Now Yorlc and Intermediate points on
Erie railroad, also for Hawloy, Lake
Ariel and local points at 6:00 a. m. and
2.28 p. m.
Additional trains tor Lake. Artel ami
points Intermediate at 8,45 a. m, and 5.20
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OeaeralOIflcc: SCRANTON, PA.
On Monday, Nov. 22,
trains will leave cran
ton as follows:
For Carbondale 5.43,
7.&5. 8.55, 10.15, a. m.:
iz.00 noon; l.zi, z-.u, a.w,
6.23, 6.23, 7.57, 9,10, 10.SV,
11.55 p. m.
For Albany, Saratoga, Montreal, .Boat
ton, New England points, etc.-5.45 a, m.j
""ForHonesdnle-n.45, 8.55, J0.15 a. m.; 12.00
noon, 2.20, 5.25 p. m.
For Wllkes-Barro-C.45, 7.4, 8.45, 9.38,
10.43 a. m.; 12.03, 1.20, 2.28, 3.33, 4.41, 6,00,
7.50, 9.30, 11.30 p. m.
For New York, Philadelphia, etc., via
Lehigh Valley Rallroad-$.45, 7.45 a. m.;
12.05, 1.20, 3.33 (with Black Diamond Ex
press), 11.30 p. m. . . , . . ,.
For Pennsylvania Ttallroad points 6.45,
9.38 a. m.; 2.30, 4.41 p. m. ,,.,-
For western (points, via Lohlgh valley
Railroad 7.45 a. m.; 12.05. 3.33 (with Black
Diamond Express), 9.G0, 11.30 p. m.
Trains will arrive at Scranton e3 fol-
From Carbondale and tho north 6.40,
7.40. 8.40, 9.31, 10.40 a, m.: 12.00 noon; 1.03,
2.21. 3.25, 4.87, 6.43, 7.4o, 9.45 and 11.25 p. m.
From Wllkcs-Barre and tho south-.40.
7.50, 8.50, 10.10. 11.86 a. m.; 1.16, 2.14, 3.4S,
5.22. 0.21. 7.53, 9.03, 9.45, 11.52 p. m.
J. V. BURDICK, O. P. A., Albany, N. Y.
H. W. Cross, D. P. A., Scranton, Pa.
LEHIGH VALLEY RAILROAD SYS
TEM. Anthracite Coal Used Exclusively Insur
ing Cleanliness and Comfort.
IN EFFECT MAY 16, 1S97.
TRAINS LBAVE SCRANTON.
For Philadelphia nnd New York via D.
& H. R. R, at 6.45, 7.45 a. m 12.05, 1.20, 3.33
(Black Diamond Express) and 11.30 p. m.
For Plttston and Wllkes-Barre via D.
L. & W. R. R.. 6.00, 8.0$, 11.20 a. m 1.53
3.40. 6.00 and 8.47 P. ni.
For Whlto Hoven, Hazleton, Pottsville,
nnd principal points In tho coal regions
via D. & H. R. R., 6.45, 7.45 a, m., 12.05 and
4.41 p. m.
For Bethlehem, Easton, Rending, Har
risburg and principal intermediate sta
tions via D. & H. R. R.. C.45. 740 a. m.,
12.03. 1.20. 3.33 (Black Diamond Express),
4.41 and 1.30 p. m.
For Tunkhanrock, Towanda, Klmira,
Ithaca, Geneva and principal Intermediate
stations via D., L. & V. R. It., 6.00, 8.08,
9.55. a. m., 12.20 and S.40 p m.
For Geneva, Rochester, Buffalo, Niagara
Falis, Chicago ana an points wosi via u,
& II. R. R., 7.45 a. m., 12.03, 3.33 (Black Dia
mond Express), 9.60 and 11.30 p. m.
Pullman parlor and sleeping or Lehigh,
Valley chair cars on all trains between
"Wllkes-Barro and Now York, Philadel
phia, Buffalo and Suspension Bridge,
ROLLIN II. WILBUR, Gen. Supt.
CITA8. S. LEE, Gen. Pass. Agt Phlla.,
A. W. NONNEMACHER. Asst. Gen,
Pass. Agt., South Bethlehem, Pa,
Scranton Olhce, 309 Lackawanna uvenu.
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