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AKKON DALLY DEKOCltAT. Jj'lUUAi DJ&J&iUttnK
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See the celebrated lilnslus, Krocgor, Alhrooht, lteirout, Cnpcn,
Foster nnd Striuilie l'mnos, Muslclntis' favorltd Instruments before
buying yours. J'ou enn buy thom hero at tho lowest price.
Terms cash or payments from $5 to $10 a month.
W keep anything In tho lino of Musical Instruments and Music.
Gramophones and Phonographs.
236 and 238 South Howard st. Open Evenings.
Order your Winter
Suit and Over
coat now. . . .
THE FASHIONABLE TAILOR.
Guth Block. 184-186 S. Howard st
6ho To think that you once declared
that you would love me as long as you
lived! And now, hardly a year married,
and you caro nothing at all about met
He But you see -when 1 told you 1
would lovo you as Ions as I lived I
wasn't feeling very well, and I really
didn't think 1 would live long. Iloston
The best thing to be done, when evil
comes upon us Is not to res'oft to lam
entation, but to act; not to sit and
suffer, but to rise and seek the remedy.
And cold, stormy weather,
finds us well pre
A STOCK OF
Unsurpassed in this city.
Men, Ladles and
That aro serviceable and
the proper stylo nnd make
to insure the necessary pro
tection against winter
As heretofore, our lino is
unexcelled. Our prices,
you will ascertain, aro very
reasonable; not forgetting
this fact that wo onlv sell
tho best quality of Foot
wear. Trunks and Satchels.
110 South Howard St., Akron, 0.
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Elected Officers For the
Those Who Will Direct Affairs of
C. M. B. A. and Auxiliaries.
Branch H 0. M. U. A. elected of
ficers for the coming year at their
last meotlnp;. They are us follows:
President, M. J. Hoynes; llrst vice
president, M, W. Motzler; Becond
vice-president, L. H. Delohanty;
recording secretary, Chas. Holbllng;
assistant recording secretary, Frank
Vondrain; financial secretary, An
drew Martin; treasurer, J.CWoberj
marshal, F. A. Toennessen; trustees,
Thos, Brady, Chas. Martin, Joseph
Kleinhentz; delegate to Grand Coun
cil, Thos. Brady; alternate, Andrew
Martin; chancellor, by vlrtuo of of
rice, Thoi, Delauey.
Other branches elected the follow
Branch 186, LVC. B. A.-Spirttual
ndvlsor, T. F. Mahar I). D.j presi
dent, Miss Julia Brady; 1st vice
president, Mrs. David A. Lano; 2nd
vice-president, Mies Mary Brady;
recording secrotnry, Miss Llzzio
Dunn; assistant recording secretary,
Mrs. Ralph Williams; financial sec-
rotary, Mrs. Thos, Belaney; trons'
urer, Mrs. Band McAllister; mar
shal, Mrs. John Lynch; guard, Mrs,
F. A. Toennessen; trustees, Mrs,
Anna Roan, Mrs. JarneR Broughal.
Mrs. Elizabeth Wetzel; past presi
dent, Mrs. F. X. Adams.
Branch 87, C. M. B, A. Spiritual
advisor, Rev. J B. Brown; presi
dent, Adam Klein; first vlco presi
dent, John Newkomo; -second vice
president, Albert Mueller; recording
secrotnry, Jos. Wlnum; assistant
recording secretary. Jnlin Knnpp;
financial Becreliry, Chas. Hummel;
treasurer, Goo. Lang; marshal,
DouantHunf; guard, Frank Kunkel;
trustees, Frank Stehle, Peter Kraus;
delegate to grand- council, Adam
Klein; alternuto, J. P. SlmrlT.
Branch 7S, O. M. B. A.-Prosident,
Chas. H. Spragne; first vlco presi
dent, 0. F. Williams; second vice
president, John B. Berrodln; record
ing secretary, Henry Cronan; finan
cial secretary, L. II. Amor; treasur
er, J. A. Kompol; marshal, Charles
Fuchs; guard, Hugh Kolly; trustoes,
Joseph Dangel, Henry Cronan, Miles
Gllhooly; delegato to state conven
tion, J. A. Kcmpel.
Branoh 81G, L. C. B. A. Spiritual
advisor, Rev. J. B. Broun ; president,
Miss Christina BIrnbaumer,; first
vice president, Miss Amelia Klein
hen z; second yloe president,
Mrs. Holena Walther; recording
secretary, Mrs. Charlotte Borgmann;
assistant rocordlngjSecrotary, Mrs.
Catharine Wein; financial secretary,
Miss Graco Walckman; treasurer,
Mrs. Barbara Scbnfllor; guard, Mrs.
Clara Zwisler; marshal, Mrs. Anna
Boss; trustee, Mrs. 'Llzzio Backe,
Mrs. Anna Daubeufold, Mrs. Anna
Boss, 'Mrs. Catharine Woln, Mrs.
Mrs. Margaret Boylo and . Mrs.
Geneva Solndlor bold repectlveb
for three yenrs tho ofTlccs of record
ing secretary and treasurer. They
refuse to again accept the offices.
End is Near to Get
CJf -the Buckeye Clothing House, 135 South Howard st.
SUITS, OVERCOATS, ULSTERS FOR MEN, BOYS AND CHILDREN, UNDERWEAR,
GLOVES, SWEATERS, CARDIGAN JACKETS, PEA JACKETS,
. . HATS, CAPS, SHIRTS, Etc., Etc.
Ramembor wp 'intend to-quit tho clothing business in Akron If you d.pn''t hurry you'll miss the greatest opportunities iu the clothing line that you ever had in your life.
Como In and JqoU at our prices, and you'll purchase of us t
. . iWjWljfttly.'iY-"
'Is Only a Drop In the
Washington G. Johnston Says Ohio
Canal Will Not be Abandoned.
Washington G, Johnston, member
of tho Board of Public Works, said
to a reporter for the Dkmocuat
"Tho talk that the Ohio Canal will
bo ubandoncd nt tho end of the yenr
Is all foolish speculation. Business
on tho canal was never bolter and It
looks as though there would bo no
trouble In securing an appropriation
to assist In conducting canal nlfalrs.
"Although It would bo but a drop
in tho bucket, It Is presumed that
$40,000 may bo secured for tho North
ern division of tho canal."
Regarding tho mnttor of appolnt
mentinonts to be made In February
Mr. Johnston said: "I'll not cross
tho bridge before I reach It."
Has Visited Every
On Eastern and Western Hemisphere
A Wonderful Journey.
The original boy tramp was in this
Gcorgo Harold left his home in
Oakland, Col., Oct. 8, 1883, on a
wager to visit overy sea port town on
both hemispheres. Ho was then 1G
years of ago.
Ho is to completo the journey by
August 8, 1000. If successful ho will
recolvo $5,000 from the Now York
Journal. From this olty ho goes to
Cleveland, Connoaut, Ashtabula
Erie, Buffalo, through Canada to
Vancouver, B. C, the end of his
While ho has tho appearance of a
genulno"knight of tho road" in dress,
he is intelligent, has a" wonderful
memoiy, Is ateiso writer and an in
teresting talker. He Is now 23 years
old, weighs 1C8 pounds and Is In good
health. If life Is spared him he feels
confldont he will win his wager.
Whllo tho, terms of tho contract will
not permit him to beg, he is ever
ready and willing to reoelvo a gift.
He has accumulated in various ways
$1,780 during his Journey which Is in
bank at New York olty to his credit.
H v s many Interesting relics.
The After Portion of
Propelled Skyward With Frightful
Velocity Back to Earth Again,
Superintendent of Streets Charlos
Button went up in the air Thursday
night. A was pilot of a city snow
plow, cleaning sldowulks on South
College st. A team of mules fur
nished motlvo power. They were
going down hill on tho run. Tho
nose of the plow struck a raised
stone. Up flew tho handles, throw
ing Pilot Button Into the, branches
of a nearby tree. Tho after portion
of his trousers caught on a sharp
point, mangling them beyond recog
nition. It was tho fall that made
TKJ.UO December 14, to Mr. and,
Mrs. Edward 'Pflug, 113 Brown St., a
Wo have the most completo
Our Felt Boot Overs Are
143 South Howard St.
Wesfi and Pure
You can well depend on'the quality
of our drugs. You can also de
pend on the war wc-pnt them to
gether. Our compounblns; insures perfect
We have some standard remedies
which we prepare for markot, and
the best of the proprietary medicines
Call on us for..
ratisraS Gas i!
S Natural gas appliances
S a specialty. Come and
see stoves in operation.
1 173 S. Main st. :
I Tel. 413. i
The snow storm could not keep
people nway from tho revival ser
vices nt First Church of Christ last
night. Thero n-oieilvo confosslons;
making tho total additions to tho
huroh during tho services, (iO.
Kvangellst gcovllle's topic tonight,
"Mon," The Evangelists will close
theirwork In Akron Sunday night.
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VISIONS THAT RESULTED IN THE CAP
TUItE or CWMINAL8.
MnrtHunv MnnlfmltitJan Thnt nnf
llp tli'fngmitUf- r tfnn to Kliilatn
nnil Which I'rovr, An'cw Tlint Truth
I. Similiter limn Flrllou.
A very rctnirknlilc Instance of (he
tracing of a criminal by lueaus of a
dream occurred In Ht. Louis. A wotnnu
named Mary Thornton was detained
hi custody for a month, charged with
the murder of her husband. A neck
or so ntur her arrfst she requested to
hco oik! of the prison nlllolals and told
hi id nlie had dreamed that an Individ
ual named George lluy had murdded
her spoute, chine the ofilelul at the
samo tlnio full details of the tragedy
as witnessed hi her vision. The man
Itay uas not suspected at tho time,
hut the prison uuthurltles were so
much Itnpnssed by the woman's ol
vlous earnestness that n search was at
once made for him.
After some delay ho was traced and
charged vilth tho crhne, the details of
the Bainc as sun In the dream helug
rehearsed to hhn. Overcome with as
tonishment, he then and there con
fessed that ho had committed tho
crime. Curiously enough, the woman
had onlj met the murderer once and
believed him to he on the very best of
terms with her husband.
Almost as remarkable was the ease
of a wormm named Dicw, "ho dream
ed one night that her huihaud, a re
tired sailor, hod hoen murdered hy a
peddlir nt a tiravesend tavern, ivhcre
the said husband was In tho habit of
putting up when visiting the town In
question. The llrst news that awaited
her on rising In the morning was that
her spouse had been assassinated at
the very tavern she had been In her ex
traordinary vision, whcicupon she
hurst Into hysterical tears and cried
out that her dream had come true.
Hho calmed down somewhat after a
few hours and then handed the police
ojllclnls an exact description of the
ped'dler'of the vision, giving a minute
account of his dress, which Included a
blue coat of a very peculiar pattern.
Marvelous as the fact may appear, a
m-iu wearing such a coat and follow
ing the occupation of a peddler was
discovered two days later at an Inn
some six miles from Gravcseud, and,
on being taxed with the crime, he at
once nihultted that he was guilty and
that robbery had been tho motive of
the outr.ie. lie waB hanged soon nft
envard, his doom haying been brought
about hy the flimsy evidence of a wom
Women ns dreamers seem more suc
cessful than men, but a rather peculiar
Instance of a crhno being traced by a
vision and In which the dreamer was u
member of the mala sex comes from
Rennes, In France, A worthy mer
chant, having quitted his offlco one
Saturday evening, proceeded home to
dinner and after enjojlng a substan
tial meal lay down on tho couch and
fell Into a light dose. A very vivid
dream thou cauio to him wherein he
saw two men of tho burglar type en
gaged hi rifling the safe In his office,
nnd so much Impressed was ho by tho
vision that ho resolved, upon nWoken
lug, to at ouco go to the office and see
that everythlngwasunderlock and key.
Ills amazement may he Imagined
when, on arriving there, he discovered
the door forced and a burglary In prog
ress. To summon a couple of gen
daimes wan tho work of an instant,
nnd five minutes later the thieves, who
proved to be notorious housebreakers,
weio on their way to the police depot,
where the prosecutor told his extraor
dinary story. In view of the fact thnt
the safe contained valuables to the ex
tent of somo thousands of pounds, the
duiini In .question piovcd a very for
tunate one for the dreamer.
How to explain these marvelous man
ifestations, which prove onco more
that Until la bit anger than fiction. Is a
task bejoud the Ingenuity of man to
coiniubi. Perchance the theory of te
lepathy may have something to do with
the mysterious business, hut even that
theoiy would appear rather Inadequate
in such cases ns the aforementioned.
A skillful forger who moved In the
highest elides of society was once de
tected hy tho agency of a dream. The
affair oeetmed In Iloston nnd caused
the greatest excitement of the time.
The foiger, n young man of eight or
nine and twenty, had become acquaint
ed with a tlcb publisher, nt whose
house ho became a constant guest. One
day the publisher's bankers discovered
that some ouo was forging their client's
signature to various largo checks, and
two detectives were at once Instructed
to look out for the culprit.
Their efforts proved useless, but one
evenlug thcpubllslier's oungest daugh
ter, a little girl of 11, dreamed that
she saw a ninu whom she descilhcd ns
"IlLe Mr. IllHtik," the visitor to whom
lefeience has been made, sitting In n
loom In Maine street copjlng her fa
ther's signature. The child's dieam
was communicated to the police, who,
though Inclined to ridicule the same ut
flit- outset, oventually promised to have
the gentleman n question watched,
with the result, that his lodgings were
milled and a complete plant for the
making of hank notes found there. It
thrn tiansplicd that he was a man who
was wanted for manifold forgeries
throughout the Union, and he was sent
at the Great find-up
Any Kind, On
j Saturday and Monday,!
)J( 106 East Market Street. j
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I regret very much to advise
the citizens of Akron that after
five years' successful business,
I find, owing to ill health, that
I must dispose of my busine33 ;
Therefore, I ofl'or for sale or ex
change for real estate my mil
linery stock and fixtures at ex
ceptional low values.
N.B. In order to
selling all goods at cost.
mvitety0 .heir Special Sale
o-f T-RIIVIIVIED MATS
Walking hats and Tarns at great reductions.
Muffs to Match Suits Made-to-Order
The famous W. & B. Corsets from 50c up.
XAolf & Beck
130 South Howard s-b.
IT VtSIUL. PAY YOU
TO ATTEND OUR
"Will be closod out nt remarkably Low Prices. Tho prices
are especially low for the Holiday trade.
No. 172 S.
to ulson for a ci-y long term,
'Clio cbllil's dream was all the more
extraordinary In view ot the fact that
she wns too young to undcrstaucl the
loading Incidents of the business and
attilliutcd the copying of her father's
ilguatmo In the dream to the "jteutle
linn wanting to write nicely, like pnpa."
Sliunse, very strange, but none the less
tine, nnd proving once more that, as
Hamlet remarked, "Thero are more
things In hcaicn aud eaitli, Horatio,
than are dreamed of Id your philoso
phy." Philadelphia Times.
The SitIbb I'arlliunent.
Switzerland differs from other conn
tries in many things, nnd one 0' the
moft remarkable is tba way in which
its parliamentary debates are conduct
ed A Swiss member of parliament eau
expross himself in French, (Jcrmaa or
Italiau, and tho privilege ii freely used.
Wlieu the president of the federal as
ecmbly speaks in German, his remarks
are translated by n secretary In olose
proximity to him. All tho laws and
resolutions, before being voted upon,
are drawn up in French, German and
Italian, and overy ofllclal report is pub
lished iu these three languages. -Birmingham
v n cm
16 and 18.
i Cooper 1
139 South Howard st.
reduce the stock I am now
YOU VilMMT A
Good Xmas Dinner
In fact you all
WANT THE BEST AND PUREST
Every clay. Wo would have
you to trade here, feeling confi
dent that our Goods will please you.
Wo will have a large lot of flno
Xmas Trees aiid Turkeys
to select from at reasonablo
prices. Please give us your order
Everything fresh hore. Fruits
and vegetables ill season, canned
gpods, the best. Wo won't lceei)
anything here that is not fresli
GRIESMER & CRUMRINE
No. 218 East Market Street
Tel. No. 58
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