The Somerset Herald.
Mil l . 1 1i r ri l-miiy mm mm .1 irT -n nn rr n
OI R WAKIIIXUTOX LETTER.
. DcocmV-r IS, 1S72,
TnE law abolishing the offices of
Internal Revenue Assessors and As
sistant Apsepsor, vvbich passed tbe
lower House of CongTcss ten days
since has also passed the Senate, and
only requires the President's signa
ture to Income a law.
liovEitxo Geaby has issued a
proclamation setting forth that the
Commissioners of the Sinkinpr Fund,
Francis Jobdax, John F. IIart
raxit and Robert W. Mackey, re
port and certify, that during the year
commencing Ioc., lft IiS 1 and end
ing Nov. 30th, 182. Tteo millions
four hundred an J teventy-fiijr thoug
and two hundred and thirteen dollar
and fifty ceidg ($2,4:C,213,50) of the
State debt has been paid and extin
guished. A few more years of Re
publican rule will entirely wipe out
our State debt, and with it all taxa
tion for State purposes, leaving the
people of this Commonwealth, the!
most prosperous and the least taxed
of any State in the Union.
Our readers w ill remember that
after the October election the Democ
racy were quite liberal in their charg
es that the Hon. L. D. Shoemaker
and other leading Republicans of
Luzerne county had resorted to brib
ery to make votes for tbe Republican
State ticket Mr. Shoemaker and the
other Republicans thus charged, de
manded a legal investigation of their
acts, which has just been had, and
which fully exculpates them from all
the charges brought against them
The prosecution was not able to sus
tain a single point in this allegation
and the acnuital of Mr. Shoemaker
and his associate was complete. The
same result would attend similar
charges made against Republicans
in other parts of the State, if brought
to a legal trial.
The future of the Xtw York Tri
bune is just now a subject of interest
and of much speculation among jour
nalists as well as the public general
ly. That the Tribune fell away
from its high estate during the late
campaign, under the editorial man
agement of Mr. Whitelaw Reid is
an undeniable fact, and its loss of
caste and influence, we candidly be
lieve, did much to hasten the sad and
tragic death of its original founder.
It is a very valuable property, de
pendent however upon public good
will and confidence, and its proprie
tors, like sensible business men, are
casting about for a fitting successor
to its dead editor-in-chief. A number
of prominent newspaper men have
loen spoken of as Mr. Greeley's
probable successor, but it appears to
be a settled fact that tbe position has
been offered to Vice President Col
fax, and that he is now in negotia
tion with the stockholders. Mr. Col
fax is an experienced journalist and
a vigorous writer, and while not pos
sessing the ability of Mr. Greeley,
his connection with the paper would
do much towards restoring it to pub
lic conGdencc and at the same time
prove the shrewd business tact of its
managers, for of course Mr. Colfax
would not identify himself with it,
unless it resumed its former position
within the fold of the Republican
party. We presume that a few days
will decide the matter, as it is under
stood that with the usual new year
prospectus the future editorial man
agement and proposed policy of the
journal will be announced.
Senator Pomeroy Las introduced
a bijl looking to the suppression of
the traffic in ardent spirits in the
District of Columbia and the Nation
al Territories' over which Congress
has power. The movement is said to
originate with the National Temper
ance Society and contemplates the
most stringent measures against the
traffic in intoxicating liquors. The
bill provides :
First. That no persou shall be, al
lowed to manufacture, import, sell,
exchange, barter, give, or dispose of
any intoxicating liquors, to be used
as a beverage in the Territories of
the United States or 5n the District
Second. That regularly licensed
druggists niay sell for medicinal and
scientiGc purposes and mechanic arts
only : provided, that they shall label
and mark distinctly, as other poisons
and medicines, and keep a book of
registry, showing the name of person
to whom delivered, the quantity, da:e
of sale, and on whose order or pre
scription the sale was made, and
s rich registry to be submitted as re
quired to the inspection of the Roard
of Police in this district, or before
any comrt in a trial at law.
Third. That any licensed drug
gists or other persons, violating
the provisions of this act, shall be
subject to a fine f not less than $500,
and to an imprisonment of three
months, and, in default of payment
of the fine, to three months additional
imprisonment, and to be also liable
for all damages occuring from the
sale or illegal disposal of intoxicating
liquors as a beverage.
ry hours. Prayer and preaching in
the churches, temperance societies
in the salAialh schools, and jftitions
to the Constitutional Conve t.on to
insert a prohibitory e!use in the
forthcoming constitution were recom
mended, and this shambling, limp
ing, half-scared resolution, on the sub
ject of the fast approaching contest
invited and insisted upon by them
selves, was passed :
Resolved, That the Legislature,
according to the praver of many
thousands of petitioners, havinggiven
the opportunity to vote upon the
question of licenses, in the counties
and cities of the Commonwealth, on
the third Friday of March, 1873 next,
this Convention holding that the
result of such a vote cannot be accept
ed by the friends of Temperance as a
test of the sentiments of the people
on the questions involved, and doubt
ing the efficiency of the measure to
accomplish the suppression of the liq
uor trade, but hopeful that the effort
will tend to that end. and knowing
that enemies will interpret non-action
to mean opposition do nevertheless
recommend the embracing of the oc
casion to vote against the longer con
tinuance of the legality of a business
so baneful in its influence and so in
jurious to the religious, social, indus
trial and pecuniary interests of the
people as the liquor traffic in all the
past has proven to be.
What is there practical in all this ?
Is the public car to bo forever vexed
with this constant, unremitting daw
dle about an evil which all sane men
admit, and which moral suasion has
signally failed to remedy f If it can
be suppressed only by law, then vote
for tbe law, and use your best efforts
to induce others so to do. If busi
ncss is meant then organize for it, and
fight at the polls fur your convic
tions. Don't give up the fight in ad
vance, and admit coming defeat by a
half-hearted resolution trying to break
your fall. Such moral cowardice is
contemptible. This is not a religious
cause, and the attempt to make it so
only weakens it. Thousands of men
counted irreligious, and over whom
the churches have no influence, will
vote for local option. It is a great
social reform in its broadest sense,
looking to the good of the entire
State, and cannot be dwarfed nor
limited by petty associations nor en
forced by mouthing declaratious.
The opportunity is waiting, the
hour is ripe fur action. The cause
should be presented to the people,
and worked for at the polls, as any
other cause is worked for, on its mer
its. And vet this State Convention,as-
suniing to have charge of the subject,
shows the white feather in the only
resolution it passed referring to the
decision, which it invited, at the bal
lot box. What would be thought
and said of a political convention
that would thus act, on the eve of an
imiorant campaign ? The truth is
this Pittsbnrgh Convention was a
dead failure, and our conviction is,
not intending to be personal, that its
leading members were so wrapped up
in their own individuality, that they
overlooked the practical object of
their assemblage ; or they fear, and
have no stomach for the battle they
letter from Jwdg-e ! Annoanrlnr
HI RniKMliM- Action of the
Washington, Dec. 12, 1ST2.
I'VULIC lands and education.
The President's measure regarding
the proceeds of sales of public lands
lor common school puqoses, has pass
ed the House, and will come up in the
Senate in a few days. It should be
put through without delay as a meas
ure of necessity and justice to the
millions or youth who at present are
deprived of a common school educa
tion, cspeciallr in the feouthcrn states.
The stability of Republican govern
ment mar depend on the success of
the bill, "its terms provide for the
distribution of the fund among all the
States, for the first five years, in pro
portion to their illiteracy as shown by
the census; and after five years, the
distribution is to be according to
proportionate school attendance in the
several states, in the southern states,
the effect of the operation of the law
must be a sure and early return to fra
ternal relations with the other states.
The impulse of the measure in that
direction is stated by Mr. Scars, the
manager of the Pcabody fund, as very
important and beneficial to the peace
of the country. The fact that Con
gress and the President show a prae
tical and substantial interest in the
education and prosperity of the South
ern people by proposing such liberal
ity in lifting from their shoulders the
burden of ignorance on the part of tbe
white and black masses, can not fail
of appreciation by their influential cit
izens. After five vcars of successful
working of common scLools in those
states, the terrorism of ignorance will
no longer threaten the peace of the
country as it now does. 1 ho masses
will know their rights, and knowing,
dare maintain them against such dem
agogues ns now presume to lead them
only to bring government and order
So far as the public lands arc con
cerned, if monopolies or individuals
desire them under the proposed law,
they can be secured upon payment of
the value a3 heretofore, except that
the giving away of the lands to mon
opolists for private emolument and
without a consideration will be pre
vented in future. The proceeds of the
sale of lands during the past fiscal
year amounted to $2,500,000, and this
will be likely to be maintained during
the next generation, at the end of
which period there will bo no excuse
for any man born or reared in the
country wanting a respectable educa
tion. There appears to be nothing so
important now before the country as
the prompt passage of this bill into a
For an utterly impracticable body,
commend us' to an assemblage of
'Ministers of the Gospel.' As a gener
al rule, these gentlemen have such an
abiding faith in the efficacy of exhor
tation and prayer that they almost
totally ignore any other method of at
taining an end, and Lence arc con
stantly outwitted by "men of the
world'' who promptly act, while they
are theorising. We are led to these
remarks by having just read the pro
ceedings of the State Temperance
Convention which was in session last
week at Pittsburgh. J udging from
the number of icverends that figured
throughout the record, they were in
a large majority in the Convention,
or else, as the moot fluent talkers they
"run the machine." Address after
address was made on the evil of in
temperance, and the sure calamities,
social, moral, political and ccuniary
following in its train. Personal rem
iniscences, htale anecdotes and cum
bersome statistics, consumed the wea-
Wasiiixutox, December 10. In
the Supreme Court of the Lnited
States the Chief Justice yesterday
made the following announcement:
The court has received through the
Chief Justice a letter from Justice
Xelson announcina: his resignation of
his office as one of the Associate Jus
tices. I have transmitted to bun a
letter expressing their feelings on flic
occasion, ana oirect uom letters to uc
ntered on Uic minutes. The letters
are as follows :
LETTER Or JIDUB XELSON.
Cooi-ERSTowx, November 2S, 1872.
Mv Dear Chief Justice : The mail
that carries these lines to you carries
my resignation of the office of Asso
ciate Justice of the Supreme Court.
I fart from my brethren with regret,
and retire from an occupation which
has been the bight of my ambition
for much the largest part of my life,
not from choice, but for the reason
that age and infirmity have disabled
me from the jK-rformancc of a full
share of its duties. Please communi
cate this to our associates, and believe
Sincerely your friend, J
REn.Y OF THE COURT.
Sitreme Court of the United
States' Washixc.tox, December I).
Dear Rrother: We have received
with deep sensibility your letter an
nouncing your resignation of the post
you have so long anJ so worthily
filled. We greatly regret that we
are no more to have the benefit of
your long experience, mature wisdom
and large learning in conference, and
that the profession and country must
lose the fruits of them in decisions of
the court. You carry with you in
your retirement a reverent and uni
versal affection given to few men.:
The bar are unanimous in their eulo
gies, and we, your brethren of the
bcuch, arc not behind the bar in our,
sense of your great services, your
sterling integrity and your constant
lfnevolence. May our Father in
Heaven give you many days in which
to enjoy the affections of family,
friends and countrymen which cluster
Signed by the Chief Justice and
Associate Justices. '
The reckless conduct of parties in
Louisiana has brought on a collision
of authority between two factions
who claim to control the state gov
ernment armouth, who so outrag
ed common sense and common decen
cv bv fixing up a political counting
machine wherewith to trillc with the
popular vote, has been impeached by
the alleged legislature, while he in
turn has issued a proclamation out
lawing all who oppose him. The ex
act merits of the controversy are so
involved in fog and doubt, that little
is known here as to the legal status
of the respective parties. It is now
thought that the President will refer
the whole matter to Congress in a few
days. Alabama is little better con
trolled, and the course pursued bv
politicians in these two States is a, sad
commentary on the want of education
and consequent inability for self-erov-
crnment existing iu sonic portions of
The House 3-esterday was the the
atre of quite a tempest of spleen on
the part of several opposition mem
bers, directed against Mr. Townsend,
of Pennsylvania, who opposed the
soldiers' and sailors' bounty land bill,
and presented a protest from the Grand
Army of the Republic of Pennsylva
nia. He was denounced as no soldier
by Hon. Sam. Randall, whose servi
ces for thirty days a-soldiering in and
around Harrisburg, was made a point
of. His military career had been
known heretofore, and his party made
all the capital that could be madcut
of this valor of the redoubtable head
of the Democratic congressional com
mittee, shown as a private in the
A Terrible Accident.
Gaspe Ray, Quebec, Friday, De
cember 5. 1872. The Jane Merri
man. a fishinc schooner, arrived here
last niirht from Caie Whittle, Labra
dor, having touched at East Cape, on
the Island of Anticosta, curing
violent storm which prevailed near
that coast on November 26. The
Jane.Merriman lost the most useful
portion of ber forward rigging, an
her main-mast was badly sprung. O
reaching East Cape she was safely
harbored. Ihc few families who in
habit that desolate island were found
bv Captain liar, of the schooner, to
be in state of utter consternation
owing to a terrible disaster which had
taken place on the previous night
The highest and principal light house
of Anticosta had been dashed into
heap of ruins by the terrific hurri
cane which raged on the coast Not
even the wall near the base of the
pile was left. All was destroyed, and
nothing was left on the tall and soli
tary pile but a huge heap of bricks,
stones, iron work and mortar. Hard
br the ill fated light house stood
snug dwelling, the home of one Ed
mund Barter, and his family, consist
ing of a wife and 6ix children. The
ounce snujr dwelling was all but as
complete a ruin as the light house,
and of Edmund liarter and his wife
and six children, eight bruised and
almost unrecognizable corpses were
all that were left The few lonesome
inhabitants of East Cape seemed, by
their tenderness toward and sorrow
for the dead, to have entertained vcrv
genial feelings for poor Darter and
his family while they lived. I he
bodies were conveyed to the house of
a resident who generally performed
such religious rites as were practised
bv the solitary inhabitants. Several
small boats were driven ashore at
East Cape, and the people there de
scribe tho hurricane as most terrible
and destructive. Tbe Jane Merriman
got away on the morning of the 27th
ult, and brought ber load of herring,
cod and salmon safe homo to Gaspe
Boston, Dec. 11.
In the Massachusetts House to
day Mr. Hovt, of Athol, offered the
following preamble and resolution,
which were referred to the Committee
on Federal Relations :
Wiereas, Hon. Charles Sumner, a
Senator from Massachusetts, has pro
posed on the floor of the Lnited
States Senate to erase from the flags
of the Republic and from the register
of the army all inscriptions, mcmen
toes, and tokens of battles anu vic
tories of the Uniou arms in the late
war of the rebellion :
Resolved, That this attempt to de
grade the loyal soldiers of the nation
and their grand achievements meets
with our unqualified condemnation,
and merits the disapproval of the
people of this Commonwealth thus
Kndtlcn Death of Edwin Forrest.
Philadelphia, December 12.
Edwin Forrest, the tragedian, fell
dead this morning while dressing at
his residence on North Broad street.
Forrest's servants repaired to his
room before ten o'clock this morning,
as it was later than his usual hour
for cominff down. They found him
lying on the bed apparently suffering
from apoplexy. Forrest had been ex
ercising with dumb bells, and had cv
idently partly completed dressing,
having been adjusting bis necktie
when overpowered. He died In
about half an hour after being dis
covered. He leaves no immediate
relations, his only sister having died
several years since.
"Don't von remember the next
word in your lesson ? It's the word
after cheese. What comc3 after
cheese ?" . "Mouse," triumphantly
exclaimed tbe puzzled pupil.
The Boston Pilot, which has twice
been burned out, says: "We are
just about tired of this phoenix busi
ness. We don't want to 'rise nouiy
from our ashes any more."
The hunters of the oppossum in
The Set York Horror.
New York, December 12. Mary
Ann Fnjran, one of the victims of the
Fifth Avenue Hotel fire, died in great
agony at Bcllvuo Hospital yesterday.
The lire originated, according to tho
' .i n- f I I
evidence ixiore me 1 ire .tiarMiui, in
a servant's room on the third floor.
One of the proprietors says, however,
that the origin of the fire is not
at all known. Another of the pro-
! ' i !,v made wph ourN.i-ri'-iiaiei k y-
OF UKAIiiMiV'V-V4, --i I .:'. -:r uUr. ;.-
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Gordon county, Ga., are warned that pnetors says tie oracrca tne a.urni 10
all those animals marked with the to be given after the discovery of the
letter K belong to a gentleman living
in that county, ibe old gentleman
spells caught with a K.
John Hay talks of starting a new
cvenins paper in ft. liouis. . inc
Chicaso Post thinks that, unless he
fire. Both are of tho opinion that
the poor girl met her death from suf
focation. The loss on the building
will be only ten thousand dollars.
The furniture was damaged to the
extent of eighty thousand dollars,
An eve witness savs there is 110 doubt
has two or three greenoacK lactones that jf an aarm i)aj )et. 80nnded
in that lo-
to draw upon, there is liKciy to oe ... ,t, ,1 tlf , iir ,,.;. U
some badly pressed Hay
would have been rescued, the gen
eral impression is that tho hotel pro-
Duriiur the Vienna Exposition pnetors, in their anxiety to save
American sleeping cars will be seen, their furniture and carpets, wanted to
for the first time in Europe, between put the fire out themselves. The loud
Paris and Vienna. Hitherto sleeping and piercing screeches of the girls
cars of any sort have been unknown were distinctly heard in the base-
on the continental railways, though
most of the travel is by the night ex
A New Hampshire man has just
had a tumor successfully removed
trom the under sidoot his tongue as
large as an orange, and weighing four
and a half ounces. It had been grow
ing for twenty years, and crowded
his tongue under the roof of his niotith
so as to make it difficult for him to
breathe or talk.
ment. At this tune the fire had made
irreat headway. But even the hotel-
employees, whose attention was di
rectcd to the great glare, said : "Oh,
it's nothinjr:" and ajain, "These
girls will scare the guests, if they go
on in that way."
Gen. Shaler, the lire ollicial, says
that the alarm was not given soon
enough. Chief Engineer Perlev says
that the location of the fire was first
telegraphed to him at eighteen min
utes past eleven o clock, and that the
Ihc Austrian exhibition Gazette firemen were on the ground live nun
calls attention to a new and linpor- utes later, lie thinks there was un-
tant industry, viz., tho incorporation accountable delay at the hotel in giv-
of rabbits' hair with wool and cotton ing the alarm. The tortuous ways
n weaving textile fabrics, the short- of the interior of the building pie-
cr hairs, which arc incapable of being vented the firemen doing very effec-
woven. are readily purchased by felt- tivc service. The. foreman of one or
hat manufacturers at $3 a pound, the companies savs that at first he
When properly prepared the hair was refused admission at the hotel,
affords a good strong yarn, which is with the excuse that they did not
said to be in nq way inferior to wool, wish a panic among their guests, and
that ho finally insisted upon entering,
The Fire Marshal says that nothing
like sufficient precaution had been
taken to guard against the loss of
life in the event of fire at the hotel,
and that he finds no effort was made
The Titusville Press says: "An in
toxicated printer in East St Louis
wandered into a shoo shop in a fit of
mental alerration and set up several
sticksful of shoo pegs, and took a
before he realized his awful condi- f .tl? to7e
tion. r""?" .. ."r:r"
were so couccnieu uwuv mu wiij;uu
A Misfortune has happened to of tho the guests that the human live?
a . . . .
some of the .Tananese silk worm etrtr were forgotten, besides, tho work-
merchants. No less than twenty- men were looking after the baggage
seven of them have been arrested in instead of attempting to rescue tuc
Innornd nconli! An eiimlovee
-"'"t " --5-- - . - 1 nnnnri n , n-rrnrt T,-r r--r-rr. a
fraudulently selling spurious cards, says he ineffectually endeavored to WV H . N N M
It is said that more than SOO.OOO of tear off the screws of the windows I LUUIl0 ElilxlUO, Oib,
the cards have been sold in the mark- where the girls were confined.
et the necessary iroverument stamps Twenty-five thousand persons went
bavins: been obtained through the to the .Morgue yesterday, inesigms
1 h" ii'rkT.-l'jii'-'!. !y illr.vtton f tho Omli m
Ouurtor fvitncisot iv.unly, will stil at public sulo
ON TUESDAY, tho 2V.li or DtX;i:M HEK, 1S72,
lit one oVIuck I'. M., n 111? prwinlarg or No. 1. In
Orwnvllltt t'wii."liii, l!m r- il rut-on of .i!nul
ll'irlist: -ili r. itoiwMiJ, containing a fulhw:
Xu. 1. Tho b'rtiie plarr, iiuliiiiii? !27l H'-ri
atumt M iutph tlir, lxnl 30 Mm in mea b.w,
with dwelling hnut, bank bam, kiw mill, Willi
pine ant uik Umber, two It-unnt boil , i(h xla
l.lo. ir hartl in the uuf, a'ljolnlntr iami "f J
iot Lint, A. O. Ileal, liani-l Sliiiii, Ju-ph Mt
Kinzie nnJ uthcrri.
,. !. A tract of lan'l eimtaluinif 215 arc, I ail mht may wri:e.
about I V) arrei clear, aiiout 'Ju acre in mealuw, i aon, J.
wltn dwelling hotifle and bank barn tlo-reon erec
ted, with an r. li.ird un the ume. This ini'-t l
well limbered with pine and nak, and adjoins Fred
erick .Swerman, Daniel Shulu, fcdwln I it-n I. K..,
Keyslune t hrnipttny and other, and i near tu riw
niHla. Both tract are near to achool hoiuc, uiilii
Tkkjis: One-thirl, after de-lprtinjr expense! of
partition and sale, to remain a lien, the interest
tln-rcol to he paid lo the widow annually durine
her (lie. and at uer death thepnnclial to lm equal
ly divided among therhildren and lezal repK'scn-tatlvi-a
ol H:ild ilereaKed. one-third in hand on the
1st of April, 187.1, balance In three eual annual ' "l "f'''-
Uisuiiiinenia witnoni imerrxi, lo ue murw on in
premises; ID p r cent of the band money to be
paid on day of sale.
WANTKU AG1.N !S, fcMU dollars r-t m.:if li lo
sell tho Improved American Family kiii'Miiit .Ma
chine. Tho simpl t and bct in Hie world. Ail
drt'M American Kni' :inir .MacliiTiel 'o.. ? I'-j Wat h
la 'toa itrol, lioatiiii 3U,
" LOOkf FREE TO ALL !
0 per week M Acn. n'lB or Tcm ile. To all
who will wrlt4 S r nnaircncy we will s nd a e.p
or that -W..nteror Wonder" the II. LI STHA
TK1 HOJiN OF I'Lfc.vrv. 1c cwains over nf-
l beauil.'ul illusir.Klons. and will be sent free to
Adunaa L Oarjlie, I'atter-
cannjt do betrer than a-rnre
an iK -n y f ,r T. r. Arthur's
t'aine trsiaKsiiiir on the im mi.-w-s of the sub
scriber, In Elklick lowiuddp, about the 1st of i Kv
tober, a two year obi steer, black, with a white
back and short dMopinir horns. The owner will
pleS) come forward, prove proierty, pay eharies,
and take him away or he will be ild aecor linir to
law. l'tlfcK aiAi.vr.
1 1 ST K ATO Il'S N OTIUE.
L 'Iters of admliiiatrallun ha' intr been irrnnted
by the proper authority, to theundendtrned. on Ihc
estate of Samuel Will, deceased, all pcnvaia in
debted to su id estate are hereby notllicd to m:ike
immediate parincnt. and those having claims will
present them duly authenticated lor settlement awl
Agents Wautett for Cobbla'sj
Htn (he BIBLE forlhe IIOtfE I1U LE.
1.200 p.iir s, 2S0 Eiii-ravin;rs. Tha beat enterprise
ol the. ve.tr hr agents. Kvvry family will have it.
Nothing like it now published. For circulars ad
dress U.S. GooDfpEEOJtt;o.,37 1'urk.liuw. N". Y.
VO F.XTS WANTED. We iruarantee employ
ment lor all, either sex. at i a dav, or tCouo
or more a year. iSew works by Airs. It. U. Stowe
an lot hers. Superb premiums iriven awar. Mon-
made rapidlv and easily at work lor us
Write and see. i'e:kulars Iree. WUiiTHl.NO-
TO.V, Pl'STIJI t I'D., Hartford, Ct,
1 frk C")ll Ir day! Ascents wauled! All
Y v V eiassea of workinz ueoidc. of
cith-r sex. younir or old. make more money at work
lor us in their spare moments oraii the time than
at aiivthintr, else. Particulars tree. Address G.
STI-NSOM it l O., Portland, Maine.
Throa Years in a Its-Trap,
a companion tc the f '.inocs
ten .-;.;irrs i.t a bar iioom.
Nearly 30.0'iQeople h ive been ."d 1; an I i. pop
ularity I still oil Ihv Increase. One pilule aif-nt
has s.dd upward of l.tsitl copies. S rcur territory
atom-e. J. L STODDAKT St l'.. Publishers,
Agents it Sells Quick
Amone all elanes. Obi people, th? middle-.- cl,
th'iee who are just enterlnir iile, and youth of both
il-xc! buy ami read with tbe greatest prom.
MY IcLLY FRIEND'S SECRET.
DID LEWIS' Ijfi and best book. It I-m din
with the jtreatt-Kl sueeess; and there's MtlXtJ iu
It. Sen I for our circulars, etc.. which are i -nt
free. GED. MACLEAN. Phil:.
AOEVTS WANTED Fl tl THE
Light Id flu East
The most e,uipri'b-nsive and Taiuulde rolitrfoos
work ever pwbii.4he i: also, (.r our le w ilbunrated
Fiunllv Pi'd-'. conti'inlnit nearly ! line m ripture
iil'iair.i'loiis, ar. 1 l.r. Smith's complete 1)1 tionary
of the llitde. .Sen I for prrxpectm and eip-ularx,
and we will show y-.u wliat aiccnta s;iy ol this, the
best and cheapen F.imiiy Ulble. and how tl tby
are sclllr.tr if. Address NATIONAL PITILISII
ING CD., Phidelplila, Pa.
f'ATILD IV MISr-HIKF -.,,,
with the E
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Insure in the TR A VF. I.F.OS of Hartford, Ct.
"ILITSCirs IMPERIAL Kl'SSIAN MI S
TAKU Wholesale tothe I
sent, jostpald. on receipt of il.
J TAHU Wholesale tothe traile. Simrle cans
W. I1EKMAN T. FKl'EAl FF, Reading. Pa.
Erery clerk and
H.GOI LD1NG 11KYANT, Butlalo, N. Y.
lOOK KEEPING madeeasv.
I merchant can P-arn nt oo-e. Hook mailed.
nly fr'h-ntihc pr-utntti'-n of t'liriaOir ArM or
Iu;. nVtt-n liiiiitally 'mlHiM'"! wiih
witter w;ll kt)"u rt-iiK-.tit h. hh in Jiifiw TMatn.
mil all f'inicJ vru cauit.iiL"l aic.iint ainifny
In all .isff 'fIrri,,'ti'nof th miK-ni? nuiifl'mnc
f Txi b't 'IhmUI Ik fmly u;il, thir cl"n.
J'.f w.inihl. uvr iifAlet s fol.l. if In easily enr
ef in itf ti!rif eu: j:jtf. wli-n l KfiHiir- -"lintDic
thenre i f x-ctiii'ly c!iiThIi, u-m? U vlW 1'ar
Ixilic Tablf-f; n: a ?j---i!ir.
JUll. U. tisLUHl. 13 ri:itt St.. X. Y.
S.ile aifi-nt ! r the 1'. S.
Price C5 ccnta Nor. Stu4 t.-riln uLtr.
can make hcft,.P
with uathan with
otter pui.li,. '
U. W. Al vs
Men's, Youths ai
Fall ana Winter
llarlnr Ifreatly lnci.
tha past year,
-i -.re now on-. ....... "
"t-eti.,n n.;. '. ' '
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Fullv erinaL If tM.f ii..i...
andfinisn, u, the bet orlerV! '
one-thini b-sa: but lor.ii -i... .
mentswe have an extensive I ,... 'r.'"
,1 i-K ,t . " I":
laixe lorce of nvat Artistic C.ri,-"1
Of Our Own Manuft
Which we arnarantre ,.o...
cheaper in Priw than any i Z"'?' ;
convivaucc of two corrupt offieialrf.
There is a storv ffoiiisr the rounds
that M. Thiers' tailor pent him a
ressinpr-irown some inches too lon'r.
Madame Thiers, her sister, and a lady
.! i .U- A : iiurniimniui
irit tiu ere rrc.,e.H at tuc- irvmu, e(ls j a' ,enphty articIc
and noted the number of inches , condemn the authorities
HlLL.7nilI T l J rui n ( till V
adies, Feverallv and unknown to each
other, cfluctcd tho alteration, and
when the head of the Mate next
essayed it he found it nad reen im
proved into a jacket.
a .1 .
Another aecision touching tne
. m l
riirhts ol passengers nas just oecn
rendered at Bridireport, Ctnn. A
Mr. Falkner purchased a ticket from
were of the ghastliest character.
Tho press of the city call for a
thorough investigation. The Herald
heads its leading editorial thus:
Tho Fifth Avenue Holocaust It
was criminal Was it murder?" and
the hotel for their conduct
Six bodies are yet nun cognized,
thrco of theso cannot lm identified.
Somo of the bodies look like mum
mies, they are so bbekened. Three
of the roasted victims are found in a
room as though embracing each other.
Great indignation is manifested to
ward the authorities at their course
in sending the corpses of the unfortu-
Send for Illustrate I Catalogue to
P.KADLEY fc Cl lililER, M k S IX y St., N.
Loxdom, December 12. Intelli
gence of a disaster, attended with ap-
paling loss of life, has just reached
this city. Tbe ship Franklin, which
sailed from Hamburg several days
ago for San Francisco, with a large
number of emigrants on board,
stranded on the coast of Vlicland, an
island of the Netherlands, in the
North sea, and went to pieces.
Eighty persons are known to have
CTKRF.NT HOT EH.
The Indian appropriation bill lias
passed the House by a large major
ity, after a bitter attack made on the
Indian peace policy. The vote stood
111 for, and 43 againrt the bill.
. The Senate has concurred in the
House resolution to adjourn Congress
from Pccembcr 20th to January Cth,
This is a day or two longer recess than
usual. V. XI.
The Dim on HwiMdlera.
Arrival ! Aaotber Car-) af Dmtitote
Itallaa Immigrant at New York.
New York, Pccemlior 10. The
Italy, from Liverpool, arrived yester
day, bringing 8C2 immigrant passen
gers, of which nearly 500 were Ital
ians in an extreme state of destitution.
The authorities at Castle Garden are
in a quandary as to their disposition,
and aver that they are as a general
thing unable to earn anything after
their arrival, and that at present they
re without means of any kind. Sev
eral of the immigrants have been
sent io Ward's Island, where the' arc
supported bv the city. Other vessels who is a resident of Harden
arc now on their way here with larc ; Ky., has left the county of his resi
nuinliors of Italian;. As nearly ns ' dence to avoid service of summons
can be ascertained they arc led to em-! upon him, so conceals himself that
Louisville, December 10. A sen
sation was created this morning at
Elizabethtown, Ky., forty-Gve miles
from this city, by the commencement
of a suit in behalf of u llliam M
Lent, of San Francisco, against
Philip Arnold, John Slack and other
parties engaged in the recent diamond
operations in Colorado, for $35,000.
The safe at Arnold's residence, in
Elizabethtown, and valuables held by
1 homas, 1'ark & Co., of that place,
were attached upon an affidavit of
Lent, through his counsel, alleging
that the above Bum was obtained
from him by Arnold and Slack by
means, in the language of the affida
vit, of fraudulent representations by
them to the plaintiff in reference to
diamonds, rubies and emeralds being
found upon lands in certain districts
of country, to wit : In Colorado
Territory, which representations were
in pursuance of a conspiracy between
Arnold, Slack and others, for the pur
pose of deceiving and misleading the
plaintiff and the public gcncraliy in
reference to the value of said lands,
and by means of which Arnold and
Slack fraudulently obtained from the
plaintiff the consideration of sales by
them to the plaintiff of information
of the locality of said lands, and of
said right of discovery of the locality
of Faid precious stones. No such
diamonds, rubies and emeralds were
found upon or in any such land, but
were scattered and planted therein
and thereon by said Arnold aiid Slack
and their confederates, for the purpose
of deceiving and defrauding the plain
tiff and public at large, by inducing
the belief that said diamands and
other precious stones were found upon
and in said lands in their natural for
mation and production. The plaintiff
says the defendant, rhino Arnold,
igrate to America by promises of
agents of a so-called colonization
society. The Italian government is
also reported to be not unfavorable to
the general exodus.
A well-informed western paper
says : "France is a tinder-box, and
President Thiers is sitting on the
safety valve." 1
summons cannot be served upon him ;
has disposed or his property with
fraudulent intent to cheat, hinder and
delay his creditors, and is about to
sell, convey and otherwise dispose of
his property with the same intent.
Among the eminent counsel engaged
are Gen. B. N. Bristow, late United
States Solicitor, and Hon. John M.
I The Cambria Iron Company are
about erecting a foundry ana ma
chine shop at uaysport.
The new diet for babies in France
is buttermilk, thickened with rice
meal, on which" it is said they thrive
and grow fat
A California farmer recently pur
chased a vessel for which he paid
$52,000; prcferringto buy a ship out
right than to pay an equivalent sum
in the shape of freight.
Seventy-two blast-furnaces, with a
capacity of 400,000 tons, have been
built or projected in the United
States this year.
A poor man who hanged himself,
owing to domestic affliction occasion
ed by his wife, is thus disposed of
out west; ' Henry Layman, shoe
maker, Terre Haute bedcord Jeal
The reason an urchin gave for be
ing late at school, on Monday, was
that tbe boy in the next house was
to have a dressing down with a bed
cord, and he waited to hear him howl.
Says the Lincoln (Neb) Journal:
"Three years ago a singie stage coach
carried all the travellers between Lin
coin and the .Missouri river, and wa
seldom overloaded. Now four differ
ent lines of railroads run two trains a
day, and all are well patronized.
An unstamped letter, dropped in
the Springfield post-office, was recent
ly forwarded, as usual by the Young
Men's Christian Association, and
reached its destination. On being
opened, it was found to contain the
following: "Send me another barrel
of that gin."
A warning to literary men against
over-work is afforded in tho remarka
ble statement of Mr. Greeley to Rev.
Mr. Talmage, ten days before his
nomination at Cincinnati, "that he
had not had a sound sleep in fifteen
A proposition to call a convention
to amend the State constitution of
New Jersey is being discussed in the
New Jersey papers. The Trenton
Gazette thinks there are several par
ticulars in which tbe constitution
Here is a good business-like epi
taph : "Here lies Jane Smith, wife of
Thomas Smith, marble cutter. This
mounment was erected by her hus
band as a tribute to her memory, and
a sjiecimen of his work. Monuments
of the same 6tylc $250."
Keokuk, Iowa, claims to have a
cow that can climb into a wagon, un
tie a sack of eats or corn with her
teeth, unlock a cellar-door and go
down cellar and cat up the winter's
stocK or cabbage, or climb a ladder
into the hay mow, ' j
A 15SAT KYEXT!
We have derided todlio"i' of on r immense stork
of Hllliarl Table s at price a little aiuire .st.
First-cisssfuli) New Tables, complete, fclou.Seeond
hand tables made over new. fji, .. &e. A
preat variety to suit ai! I oyer'. S'.-ud for Cata
logue. HAT 1NA4; II fc nil kl K,
for. ( aual and Center Ms N. Y.
i A IV! O N D
WA Ki;Fl'L:il KCU.NO.HICAL HfcAiF.KS,
Jitii-i .1. Liwi.,n. i'atcDtce.
FTIXi:R, WAR U FX A t U..S Water sU. X. Y
Q eir.f-ieder A S E
Improved. l'r.r!v!n anit Ineqnairil.
Uiirr.p any size coal.
fi li.i w . kx a c .. v:r s:
For Boys of AH
(ootI and very f hem- 1
OXE PKICE !
All Gffids Mir&i s t rij
121 Wood St.. Cor. Fifth Ave )
A HDL AT nLTUD I ' Water,
n uni.ni kh i liu i nwiwaj
win ;.. .-e o; ,oo I t .
OHUAS'S.of ;rn;i l.
Ml Ul taUUiUUUU liUUl i'Ji!
Is unsurpassed as a Promoter Of tbe tirowth of the
Jlair atel Wln.kira. It is neither sii.ky nor
(p-easy, yet It softens and siiMotnes tuelluirl.tr
ivttcr and more permanently than nnv t Ml or Po
made. I scd as a Hair Dressing. It produces the
nist beamilul an I lustrousifWs. Warranted per
fectly harmless. Its exquisite perfume Is quite un
rivaled. Iieim; distilled from tbe wrld-reniw'ei
Koses of C.trttnnere. L-tryre lKitfle, cnly VI et4.te. i
.tiiorcis a.-m nr.. HACU ill 11.1. t ii'J.N. SI ;
C2. 1,1.11... . I. 1 1... - i
tm , at in ry w p.-
tv lirft ci. : I'l::rv
if makers. !: 'u-iinif Wa-
! for r.i!h. it part (.!, an I
liH!- irnprt'Vf-m.'iii, ftr
OhUAN.thu m..t v;tUifci ;y nn I jv-rlV
St., rtill.-i'telphirt, Fit.
Tito AVceklv Hun.
t . tt i i . a - .i . i. . i. : i
INCW x oru io iew iiaven, anu goi naies io ue t-iareu ui iu int-ir uui rmi OKLYS1AYE13
from the conductor a check to stop disfigurement at the Morgue, which ixhcteK. liaiiii
over at lriugeport, out conciuaea to is intenuea only iqr tte reccuiioii oj
aid to the relatives of the burned.
stop over at Norwalk instead. Onen- unknown dead, Houitf thuritahly
dcavonnz to nroceed with Jus storMiiipnoaeu cltlaona iiroposo to render
over check he was put off with tho
usual violence and brutality, and has
recovered $500 dollars therefore.
The indications are that the social
gaieties in abington will com
mence this winter much earlier than
has usually been the practice. Here
tofore the custom has been not to in-
augurcte the social season until after ofGermany and tbrongh the
the President's New Year s reception. Romab gtte3 aa epIl00otic of ;
There is a man named Hicks liv
ing at Brady's bend, Chautauqua
county, who buried bis wile nine
years ago. Like many another man,
he married again. About two weeks
ago he got into a disqute with his
present wife, and, during the contro
versy, he cast up to his other half
that the dead wife had been the best
looking woman of the two. The new
wife denied it He insisted, anu final
ly said his dca4 wife had a miniature
of herself on her person, and he would
dig up hor body and get it, so as to
satisfy the doubter as to the truth of
what he said. Accordingly ho got a
pick and spade aud proceeded to the
graveyard, and in a short time dis
interred the body, found tho locket,
and brought it forth.
The Cincinnati Commercial was
shown a rare curiosity, in the shape
of an old almanac, printed iif Nurem
berg, in the year 1800, in the Ger
man language, edited by I. Mauritio
Knauren, in which it is stated that at
that time there w as raging in portions
and cattle. The good able then pro
ceeds to predict that under the influ
ence of the planet Mercury, which
then reignctl,' there would be recur
rences of this disease in the years
1872, 1879, 18S0, 1892 and 1000.
A DiRif alt Beaultlnsr la Murder.
Locisvillk,- December 10. Late
last night a difficulty occurred at a
grocery in the suburbs of this city in
which Dennis Shea mortally wound
ed James Ijonshten. ahea was ar
rested, with tw companions, and
lodged in the station-house. About
three o'clock this morning Magis
trates Lincoln and Miller went to the
station-house and admitted' Shea to
bail in $500, taking the murderer's
brother as security. This morning
Shea failed to put in an appearance
at the city court, and forfeited his
bond. It is believed he has abscond
ed. There is much indignant comment
at the conduct of the magistrates.
simiA saniiBug cuKAHTtrs,
T T AVE PROVED. FROM TI7F. MOST AMPLE
J I experie.nre.an entire nicest: Sipiple-Proiupt
Edlcicnt nnd Iklinlil.;. Tiioy arc. the only Modi
rinsa perfectly adapted to popular oe so simple
(oat mistakes can not lie oxilo in nsin; them ; so
b.irmless a to be five from ran jer, and so emcietit
a i to be always reliabK Thcv have raised the hlnh-
ei ciuninendatlou fr.ua til, end. will always rcn.
'i es Cent.
Ke vers, Oc.Tv.jc'rtic'n, Inflammation. 15
" Worms, Worm Kever, Worm Colic. S3
" ry liis-Colic or Teething of Infants. S3
" liurrlnea, of Children or Adults.... 25
" Dysentery, (iripinir, liilious Colic 25
" t holcra-Morbua, omiting
" ouirlis, Coldfi, Bronchitis
" Neuralgia, Toothache, Faceache...
" tleailurhes, Sick Headache, Vertigo
" Uyiprpalae liilions Stomach
Suppressed, or Painful Periods....
AVIiitea, too Profnse Periods
" t roap, Connh, Difficult Breathlnp...
" Salt Kheum, ErTsipelas, Ernptioni
" Khenmatlsm, Khenmatic Pains...
" Krverand AfraeChiUFcTer,Aguea 50
" Pllei, blind or bleeding 50
" Ouhthalmr. and Sore orWeakEvei 50
Catarrh, acute or chronic, Influenza. 50
s a a mm aiuio wi vui vai rK'J uUMB w
--iisinma. oppreesea tsrcauting.. ...
Ivor l)ichar(res, impaired hearloi;.
" MerotHila,onl!red frlandu. Swelling!
" Iropsy and scanty r-ecretions. .
Tn rnty-4-licbt Ijwlen t'oal boats Sunk
la a Vale.
Kingston New. York, December
10. The steamer Norwich, to-day
while passing through Warregat,
West Highlands, with a tow of thir
ty vessels, twenty-eight of which
were coal ladtm canalboats owned
by the Pennsylvania Coal Company,
encountered a gale.
The hawser to which the caual boats
were attached parted and all of the
twenty-eight boats sunk. Entire
amount of coal lost is 3,500 tons,
the value of which, together with that
of the boats exceeds $25,000.
Colchbiama, O., December 12.
ErlK'n Porter, residing two miles
east of here, this morning murdered
his two little children, one and
three years, with a hatchet
with which ho had been crack
ing hickory nuts. Porter left imme
diately after committing the deed.
lie was captured at Leetonia and
confessed tho crime," but without giv
ing any reason. v
Incendlariam, Murder and Bo3berjr.
Norfolk, Va., December 10.
Fire was discovered this morniug is
suing from tho cabin of a small sloop
at the dock, at the foot of lloanoke
street, John French, captain of the
slcop ; was found ou the cabin floor
with his face and hands horribly
burned, and in his right breast a deep
wound, supposed to have been made
by a dirk knife. It Is thought the
captain was murdered for bis money
and the vessel fired to conceal the
Sea-.Sicknesa, sickness from riding
' Kerirona Uebillty, Seminal
Emissions, involuntary Dis
charges 1 00
Fir Boxes, with one II rial of
Powder, very necessary in aerions
cases 5 00
" Hare Month, Cancer. 50
" t'rlnary Weakness, wettingbctl. 50
'' Painful Periods, with Spasm! ... 50
Sufferings at change of life 1 00
" Kpllepsy, Spasms, St. Vitus' Dance.. 1 00
" liliilitUcrlo, ulcerated sore throat.. 50
OT 35 Ijre tI1s, containing a specific
lor every ordinary aiscase a family 1! sun
tect to. with book of directions 10
Of 30 viala, with book. Morocco C . ft
Veterinary Specifics (fluid), for cure of
disease of all Domestic Animals, with.
Complete Case, with lursre Manual. 19
arHs Itosewooct f.ase or ou Tin is,
coniatumsr an our Bpecincs. incttiains; v et-
criuajy anu otuers not enumentteu aoovc. 39
I'urrs Darns. Uralses, LamrneUi 8ore
aeaa. Sore Throat, Hpralna, Toothache.
Earache, Neuralgia, IttienmallsiM,
I.umtMkro, Piles, Bolls, ttunits, Nors
Kycs, Blcedintr of the Iun(s, Nose,
Stomach, or of Piles 1 Corns. V leers.
Price, O si., SO cts.t Pints, $1
, t? These Remedies, except rOND'8 EX
TRACT, and single vials of Veterinary Medicine,
are sent by the ra-e or singlo box, to any part ol
the country, free of charge, on receipt of tte price.
Homeopathic Medicine Co.
Office aud Depot, No. em Broadway, Kiw Yum,
For Sale bjr all DrnggUts.
5Forsile by E. II. Marshall, Somtrsot, Pa.
The A&rrlrnliaral Paper.
The be Political Paper.
The best Story Paper.
Tbe best I'akhiott lie porta.
The beaM'attleMarket Report.
The brt General Harket Report.
The best Paper Every Way.
THE WEEKLY SEW TURK SIS.
tiuht paires. 04 columns. SI a year, or lefs tliau i
cents a number. S-nd Tour dollar.
Add re sa THE St'X. New York. City.
8. C. KB' 21. j. J,. UVENOaiO.
JEIM ifc L1VEN(;00I,
SALlSJiUfl KLKUCK, J'. O.
SOMER3CT COCSTV, PltSS'A.
Drafts bought and sold, and eolrections ntule en
an Kina 01 me country.
Interest alioweil on time deposits.
Special arranzmenta with Uuaniians and other
who noiu moneys in trusL Jaa l ri
I) Af IH v.:ir: ai..!ut.-lv the be.it
'.''ilH'i; t-''iis? S--ri 1 f:'rcir u.:irHt Vent's
t i-ilri.!:. -I i:!u. Knmily ISiMe. tivf-r
111") p l-S 1J I'V li l. ill ::li I'.liile
Ai ls. .Vc. An'a .l.2i Hilt rvlire, 1
elat ;i. .iri Vail (:lt. -i i-l;n , 4ill.nl.
tne , tire t tiiet. t.r v iroer evenir.ifa.
t--ilv "'1'ri.i Ainerie- K.irmer's Horse
V'-'X, ur ii.in,!.ir.:. -lira !. r.-s:t. Kdi4
! (: 1i.-Atri-.-nti', ic. V. F. Vent. X. Y. i'Sucinna
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lures. Till; ST A.N L.KY-L.1 V l.VtiM lt. K KX
hKl'lTlt IN' to A1'ri-i. Iirtre is-tAi iiuii.e. jut
iVne.. '.u::-.i: I:i- i i. ntj of the Won iriul t'a
r'er of the Oreat Tra N e. tne u.antrr, .-Mtlinals.
nativi s. hunting, , -. r-ull aii uit o't this uhtO.
iliten tiir' ii.ift of tle lir-rie. fm.iif sent fori.
Acliln -.-i 1 SHIN 11 ilLlSHlMr rll..('liira'M.
J'hlhKli tohL:, P11.; or Pi riiurtiel l. Mass.
To Ihp Ijuiic.
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True Time for $1.
Mairnetle Time-Keener. Compass and Indicator.
A perfect GKM for tho pocket of everv traveler,
trader, boy, farmer, and tor KVKRY'1)I' deair.
Inir a reliable time-keeper, and also a superior com
pass. I'sual watch sixe, steel works, irlass crys
tal, nil Ina neat UKOIDK case. WAKHANTKI)
to denote correct time and to keep in order if fair
ly ose l for two years. Nothinir. like It. This
perfect triumph of mechanism will be sent in a
n-Jl case, i.reiiaid to any addr sa f,)r onlv si: a for
M. Circulars sent free. Tnr oi-. (ifler from
themanura, VEK.MOXT NOVKLTY WORKS,
Urattleboro, Vt. declS.
Citv Cun Works.
Just enlanre-l and reopened with a new an stipe,
rlorslurkol Call or send for a price list.
Simile Shot Guns, Z to 4a; Double Ilurrel Shot
Juiis, A.stoTS. Breech Loaders, 35 to Alts); Kl
tlei AW to 47a; BeVwlTcra, J to . Address.
II, II. SCHULTE,
. 350 Liberty it rcet I'lttshuriih, Pa.
no m l itsit l it i i:r,
PII1M.IFPI V o.,
Are now prepared to dn all kln.!s of t laninft nnd
SASH AND DOORS.
Winiow ani Boor Frames,
Or anything used in bniMing. Wg are also pre
paretl to saw
FRAME-TIM IJEli, KO AR DS,
And any thin? in that line of business.
All kinds of work done to order. .
Orders promptly filled.
('jis.vlra.in, Somerset eo I'a., Jnlv 27. IS72.
A (JESTS WASTED r7a
ProF. FOWLER'S GREAT WORK
Op MAXIIIIOT), VOMXHOOI, and their
Mntnal lull r.rv!a:, i;s: y.ve. It 'T.iws. Power. Ice.
8.-n I fiirspi-rlmeii paves and elrenbir. with terrcs.
Addrets NATION At PCJIMSII 1N ')..
For the effrctnal cure of Kbeuma
tism. liont, Ni r.ralia. Dvsrspia. aad
is a blood l ui iCer, it has coequal-, for
ill dixe uesarisitifv from an impure state
of tho Wood. Ibe KBiniTn Com.
rer:o reaches tho so-.:rce ot ail
trnn:de, and caVctiiariy banishes the
li.-rnse from the tystem by Itj in;.
i.ieiUate lotion ou tho" btooil.
ASK YOUf! SRUGOISTFOn rT
Ti. C. Sellers A Co.
U untH)uIled l y miv kro.wn remeilv. It will erad
icate, eatlrpatean l thor. nirhly di'strorall poim
ous snt siiiuei s in th" Hl..!. an-1 will effectually
dieel all pmlisposition to bilious dt nimreau ut.
fj thrre vranl ofatito. in your Liivrand Stiren
I'iiIom relieved at op.-e, t'le olnl l-eoim s iiupure
by ileleteeeoua s-cn-'i-riis. p.xlu inr s-rotulous or
sWin dlsnises, Klotel.ts. Fei. ns, Fuiuli s. Canker
1 itoii. or., Ae. j
ilare you Uytp'it S.'oisae t I'nless diges
tion ia pMioptly aided, the system Is drl.ilitntetl I
with j.v. r y of the HIisnI. Imr.isil iVm:enev. t
General weakness awl Inertia. i
lien yoa vane of the Uttitinrs t Yon are
in dantrrofChroiii3 Iiiarrhoea, i r lnil.iiiimntion
ol the Kowel8.
Hurt you UYiutarxt 0 Ihf Vlerine or I rinary
Oram at ou are eiiused to ruiferimr in its most
T h kh is fa sL bo'.-i.min? a nnlrers 1 1 f v. ; -'4 -out
tne country. '
This Ir .n ointrihutes i;s full awv.s.x, .
oih in ooiiiL-s.ic lile, ao-1 ia well .t-;!i ;v
tion of every DonsekeeiM-r. It i k.-au-.i '
a tire inside, like an oriinarv s:i. T .
ditlerent sizes, wcurhinsr trom five to'eichVpi
It saves oue-tnirl tue time anir.nirn; j
much less tatia-ue no danger of fieai:i.:
clothe, and wiicn iroo-le thev have a Uiii r
. It lends to the ironer a (treat dr-rr- ..f J
siiK-e. by tiie use ol it. hi nn.ius are at.'-neT
the ix-rson is not sutoected u the aimst ic. I
ble heat of a stove or furn.K-e iu w:mn wn
A sutlieient proof or tiie KL-I.ieli.fl .!
illvcs, an.1 the favor with which it is rw.xl
air-a!y hrfli awl still ln--reasinj 'lnv
an 1 wi.i -h tells how fast it ia flu' Saw
use throuiihi ut Hie e. untry.
Not only are the vinues'of ta r.n a!'- .
at home, i.ut t he true wort a of It is le-.ai. ..
Kirent everyhere. that lh..u-an!sof ihtm
ina sold to vari- tt forrixn eounrries.
Such is the cmi-Unce of the ir..in5'jr. i
the rzeelleney ol this iron, that thev ,t '
m-eds a tna I to prove itsell vaiuahle to'er
k-eiar. an I we wnrranttiiiu to kivc m" - i.
the directions are fully observed."
-.Vo change of Iron U req-jirtd '
all that is necessary tor a family, as it ran -
costantly hot while m use, ail. I ;,nly r
0:: Can Wsrtl'ef teal l:: a irzi
"I would not be without thisir n forjai :-
nol iret anotlier.-' is i!,e ci. lainati. a et :L-
use : he litele won ler. j
try it: try n
?-F nil direction! enclo-.ej ir. eah inn. J"
For sale by
FRANK II. STTALL. ;
Ham'sisvi'ile, Soravrset a'liii:. t. . .
Aiisnst CSih, li;i I
ZREAD Oi l: 1iFFt R.x
$5 Chromo for Not
-Fcry Morn" and "The l'oa-.y Fh-soit." t
We will present one of io aU.ve beau: .. -"
nrne to each subserilivr to either el ti ,.- -;
I'aiiers or .Magazines: j
Harper's Weekly, 4; Frank Le?Vi.
Uarnr. 4: Leslie's Ladies' MaeaJine.S: :J j
Mainline, 4: Mistc's Kural -New Y .-iMt J
lleanb an I Home, fl; alley's Li.ly'j 3 . J
the vital forces; for huihlina; up an 1 resit. ring the j vvwY'rlTl 7. :-o"v- V--.1
j unlay Xijht.:; Fhn-md.xrient J..nru:ii . '
eriean Votimteer, :: Fr.iirie Fanner, a S - i
j American, is; I'eterson's Muyiiine, i ;
Address all or lers. to . J.
FITTSllCUGII SI PPI.Y CO.. r.-.iJm-.i''
tonic an t alterative kihiwa to the m.-."i-.l irorl.l "
This is no n w and untrl -.1 dis:Mverv but has hven I
lonu u-a-'l by the lmnilmr phisieLmsof other coud-i
trb a with wonderlul remedial results. I
iK'ii't weaken ami tuiimir theditn-vive or'.ins
by eat hnrtirs and physu s. they sive wily ti n .ra- '
1. min iirnui-s.ion. n aiuieney ail oy4n'sl:i
fitn .n. a auu iimre-i oiseasea are sure .0 i iio
Are you dejected, tln.wsv. dull, siuira-ish or de
pressed in spirits, with head aehe. bark ache,
footed tonnne and lial tastinit m. utu?
For a certain reme.ly fc.r all 01' these diseases,
weaknesses an-.l tisWiUes: for eh-nnsinsr and t uri-
lyinir tne rl.l.itot bns-l nul impart liiatviir.ir to all
le vitai loreis; lor nuilMIni
':ketud rastitution use
thi"h Is proiH'iraee!l l y the U-r.olns nie-.ii al au
thorities ol Ijin-ion tin ! lMris "tiie most lmwcrlnl
kih'MB to the medienl 1
Keen the blov! nuraud hejti.h isassured.
JOI1X H. Klild.tKit;. a pbut St.. .New Yert
S.-le Airent tor the I uited States.
1'rlee. One Holier per Kettle. Send I. r Circular.
t ame tn ssttnss iiu oa the len.L of the rnitv.
seriher. nei-iia; hi Hutualioi.i:iK tonnsblp, a
yenrliii'j 1 ull, biin.ile hi cdT, with white etson
diir- vs-nt 11 r.s o t.'- Nsiv; r!'j;ht ear marked, sup
p d le have been by a -jj. The oaat r is requir
ed to e--ir.e forwar.'.. t rove l.ri w-.-ri v. Iav rharies.
and tnk-it away, ir 1: t!l 1:: f. t'.d aexrd-
U'T t'HKlSTEXA LA ML EST. i
rHMMKi: i:li:0tk)x. i
All compli-to. Cheap for r.ish. Addn w
. 13, TS-'.f. Cumberli. '
roi RICH P.XK.LKI
wjlm t case o;;gay
stop, j erfwtly new. Factory price. 17i
numln-r of Second-hand Meloleon" at "
ranirintr in pri.-e fr m ;:, ami npwarls. or f-
at moderate pries. Call an.! examiae it
sie rooms of
I'll ARLOTTK FLI'S- '
X.. IS Sixth Avenue. I'iits' u-r '-'
Sole . izvnl tut Prince X Co.'s ( inrans. ;
Tho untaralelled ru'wss of tho "YL'tor Sowing
Machine," Fjist and V est, nrmu a good opportu
ne Rt.u kle.!.l; -s of the Somerset R-.l'or.l
Tumi-Ike Uon.1 Cemisiny will take n tl.e that an
'IcefSoo wtu no h-n at the htcseoftV A Kim.
im-1. In Allehenv township, m the titNt Mondav
it iaiiuary neat, lode -tone FnssUa-. fix Main'.
jt rsan-1 a I reasurer. to n.iu.n Ihc anaiir ol s.ti I
Ci.miaitiy fir the en.uhir year.
JtF EUSOX KIMMEU
'f"!. , , 1'reafcier-r.
( Uo.li: r 1 Iu'iatrercopy and charge Com(a:iy.)
VirilANS' COVRT SALE
V -VALI ALLE KEAL I STATE.
liy vuiue of anurdtrtssmnzMi; ol the fVr:,hn:s"
C'.airi f Somerset C, unly. I'a., tou 'ir -.ed, we
wir! sell at puo'.h- sale on"
SATfliDAY, h OF KECKMIIKH X EXT
tha premls.'S. at 1 o'el.vk P. m.. the r-illowina
0 H rty, late the rsuite or John V hipkey, of I'p.
pcr T11rkevfo.1t !ewnsbi. deceased, to ait:
ma.vi. 1. sun. tie in sum township, Somer
set comity. Pa., a.ljolnin lands of lli-i'iry Whip,
k'-v, Xaney Jel iieen. Mona I'rwn and tract Xo.
li cotit::ininir tw bnnilreil and hileen acres and
' IM pen-h. s.of which ahont M arcs are clear aixl
t nKmt 10 in meadow: the l-nlaie-e is welltimixTml.
! The improvements are a two-st.nv It ir !wcllin;
j honse, a in- story pUink tenant'hi'use, a douido
; I s bam. nn applu or-hant: tin-re are several
springs en the pr.-tnlses, an I Hie whole tract is
I well wuterc I ar. i relieved tocsit.ilur.iinable miu
I Tract Xo. 3. Si:u.itc la same township an I eoun
1 ty. ad joins 1, lands of Is tie hush ano's heirs
and Ihivi I Schrrk and eciitains s a'-r.-s and M
! perches, atx ut 13 arrs cleared aud b-nce.l, the
: t- l.ini-e heitiK we'd tiinN-re I.
Tkhms. One-thir !. alter de.!n:-tln;r csts ami
cxpens-s, toretnain a li"n on t!,? pr-mises. tne In
. ten.st tol pal I annually to the aidow, Catharine
I W liit key. lor life, trom 1st April. lS7i. one-third of
, me oaiaiH'o iu nan. i ami t ne riMOne in i. ur
OF: if'-TJ L" Sa.r
OlFTt tlT E RPBISE,
only Kcliahle tii.t liistru utun :a t-
GraM tonal Eisffii
To be drawn Wednesday. Jaanirj !
$200,000 00 f
IN VALUABLE Cffj
10,000 IN Su'';
Tea Friar .
m il i .1, ..a.
; aouoai i:iT-ii:eeis. oe'Xinilinif April 1. ISTa- SCINJf ! - cjian 01 ma. euro u- r
' the baud money to lo paid when the property is ' rlu'' ,'lT''r "ounted harn.- -soi
l to s-Hitre uip!i..tae wi'h the e..niiiiluns of ! u"' "orses and buiruics. with s'''l'
' l''- J l 'I H 1 1 Kl: 11 K 1" I . worth t eaeti; live nae-uaw" ,
i IliiMtV WIUPKKY uoe. w.;h ou eaeh: 'Ji family '" '.'- ;.
nlty lor Sewlnar Machine e-nts and resiini:d9 ,1(vl1 Tiumces. I w"rlh 1"0 ,h c" ''! ' i . !
men to t ike the agency for this cuntv. j d . . , i , Injr watches (lit all. w.tto tr. . j
Fereireuiars.s.implts ot work an I U'ra,nli;r.-ss 10MM IrtMO.N KUS - O J ICE. i f'1'1 !irer. "JIIT'T"; 7UsileJ " ,
j Samuel B.i;..vl e. 1 '-; At! EXT WASTED TO "lTI,
) mon I leas of Som,-r-t , M si'1 -
! " M 'o., I'a.. X...7uX,.r. T., I ( whom Mbersl Pren" f
: , . ,. , , I ''s:i A I. Sub. for lil- jw,,,! I
; .I::r;ir.'t Ann 1'; t .ole. . von. ! ,f
. . i-vveniocr, i in motion : -er. 1 it"v
I of A. 11. ColfMlh. Fs... attorney ..f i,.. i.V . ... Slnflle TlCKCt. S2, ' ...
r-iivy.y y,-, . I .i .1"'l:.,t ' Im K' K,li"- -l- eor1in,ii..11er.
VK I ICt USON, ! .lnieS. U',lUm,Uy n-P"rt the tuta .!
MAM r' r.'l ! 'ni-rsei County, ss:
m.-.X.il ,.v. r.xtrarirrvin tiie r.-corl eer l i .1 ?i, i .tw.-
I will attend to th? duties of the a!.ye n'.lnt-
iii Ilk (. ,ylTL Hi nuv n Ol. Ni..il.r i i.l Si. n. I i.l.lK..u.l In
erseuon 1 IIURUIV. llOh lanunrv 1ST! .t liOiVI.,li MIIMll'UrP UH-"' .
i.i jue lorenw h JOHX K. F.DI F, - Wl W. Fiflk St. f
Twelve Tickets $20: wv v J
FIVe Tickets w I
list , r
Circulars containing a
: irittlon of the uia
lornittiK in rrtcrewe
' sent to any one or le:
- s t
CViucilssioner. j nov. 20, l
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