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Shot Guns,Rlfles, Shot,
Powder, Shells, Cartridges,
Revolvers, fishing Tackle,
everything la Sporting1
Goods at Lowest Prices.
GEO. S. DALES & SON,
228 South Main St.
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VOLUME EIGHT. NUMBER 208
Loses His Life In the
Gen. Henry W. Lawton
While Standing at the Head of
Gen. Shatter Denies Report Concern
Manila, Doc. 19. (Spl.) General
Henry W. Lawton was shot and in
stantly killed at San Mnoko while
standing in front ot his troops.
Shatter Denies Report.
Washington, Dec. 19. (Spl.) Gen
Shatter wires tho War Department
that the stories concerning Major
Long's death have been carefully In'
vestigated and that there Is nothing
in tho tale to tho olfect that lie was
shot by one of his own rnon.
Doesn't Like Such News Doesn't
London, Deo. 19. (Spl.) Tho re
port that Gepora. Methuen's line of
communication has been out off by
ths Boers, and that Gen. Boiler has
oroeiejJ,'the;Tugela river trnot cred
ited new "v
General Ohesham, the command'
lng officer of the Buckinghamshire
yoemanry, has been authorized to
organize a force of three hundred
yoemans for the Cape.
Are Many of the Residents of Cape
Colony Troublo Feared.
Cape Town, Deo. 18. (Spl.) It is
feared that tho employment of Capo
Colony volunteers to re-enforco tho
English forces will incroase the dis
affection of the colonists. It Is only
( Not tho ordinary kin J )
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Secretary Wilson, on Agriculture
Sen. Chauncey M. Dcpew, on Politics
1 " Land Warfare
S Naval Warfare
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"Lest oi tnropt " let nc
Joe your memory regarding
war Lnnsimas matter.
The ranks are still full
we have had large sales but
are receiving new things
dally In all departments so
we are prepared to satisfy
A lot of extra choice
New and desirable
addition to our display
opened up today.
A very largo and se
Odd Chairs and
These are always ac
Nothing bettor for a
Furniture. . .
Leather Chairs and
1 Morris Chairs,
S Iiihrarr Tnhlniar rn.
v,t , T. .
Iaoio omermnings wnicn
'cannot be enumerated, all
01 wnicn make excellent
Christmas gifts. Call and
Seller of everything to fur
nish a home,
South Howard street.
by a plea of neutrality 011 tho part of
the Cape government that it is pos
siblo to keep' this quiot.
Of England Amounts to 1,168,000
London, Deo. 10. (Spl.) Fifteen
hundred of U)e Malta militia have
volunteered to help flglit the Boers.
Papers published here show that the
total war strongth of England is
Again Comes to Wall
And tho Street Gets Over Its
Now York, Dec. 13. (Spl.) The
market opened strong today, with
better London advances and highor
prices. There was an early tendency
to decline, but toward noon prices
ndvanced on news of the governent's
intent to increase the deposits In
national bank'to the sum of $30,000,
000 and possibly $10,000,000,
Tho clearing house conynlttee sub
scribed ten million dollars to steady
tho stock market.
SAME OLD STORY.
Not Enough, Gold to Go Round
London Firm Caught.
London, Dec. 19 Spl. The
Northern ond London Bank, limited,
with a capital vof two million, has
failed. It (s expected that there will
AKRON. OHIO, TUESDAY EVENING., DECEMBER 10. 1899.
bo, as a consequence, several failures
on tho next settling day. Tho monoy
stringency, caused by the scarcity of
gold, caused the failure.
Boston, Dec. 10. (Spl.) Tho Qrm
ot Dlllaway & Stair, brokers and
bankers, failed today.
Of Officers For the Eighth Regiment
Mansfield, Dec. 19. (Spl.) Candi
dates for positions In the Eighth
Regiment, O.N.G., were nominated
hore yesterday, as follows:
Colonel, Edward Vollrath, Bucy
rus. Lieutenant Colonel, Chris. E.
Woybreoht, Alliance, nnd A. B.
Major, Captains Marquis, Mans
field; Charlton, Bucyrus; Lee,
Wadsworth; Fisher, Canton; Ger
Elections will be hold by the vnrl;
ous companies next Saturday.
And the Thief, Too Another Rob
bery At Cleveland.
Cleveland, Dee. 19 Spl. Anoth
er diamond robbery is reported here
today. A pair of diamond ear rings,
valued at $850, wore Btolen from tho
Bhow window of tho F. Chauweker
Bros.' jewelry store In the Arcade.
Tho thief escaped.
New York, Dec. 18. (Spl.) Seven
persons perished in two early morn
ing fires In two tenement houses here
today; flvo injured.
Ashtabula, Deo. 19. (Spl.) Tho
ore shovolers who struck for an ad
vance iu wages returned to work to
day, accepting the scale first offered.
Kingston, N. Y., Dec. 19. (Spl.)
A cave-In occurred in the Coment
mines lit Roscndalo today. Fifteen
miners are reported burled.
That Was tho Plea of Men Ac
cused of Murder.
The threo Brants, who wero locked
up In tho Medina county Jail Satur
day night charged with tho murder
of Lisle Cadmun on tho night of
Sept 18, 1693, were arraigned before
Squire II I ram Goodwin Monday.
The three pleaded not guilty nnd
demanded immediate hearings.
Squire Goodwin ordered them re
turned without bail to jail, whero a
special watch has been placed on
They will have a preliminary
hearing Friday morning.
Brants Are Free.
A dispatch to the DuaiooitAT, from
Medina this afternoon announces
that tho three Brnnts have been ac
quitted of the serious charge against
Mrs. Jacob Hoover, of Stow, has
received a bunch of rattles, taken
from a rattle snake 18 years old. The
roptllo was killed by a relative in
Fair -nnd much colder tonight.
S. E. pswirvaiNSEY & Co.
IU S. INlalr. St.
Wo ' havo nddod to our business a laige and complete lino of
Trunks and Oagjs and will dovoto o.ur entire spcond
floor to this department. We are showing a largo and most carefully
selected line of
I New i
1 Upright I
I Piano I
I $175 j
S 10.00 down.
; 6.00 per month.
1 1. B. Smith I
I 220 S. Main st.
For Local Farmers.
Better MarkeUFor Their
With a Capita i Stock of
trect - aalpig
t - . nw.
Tho Akron Canning company is
the titlo of a 110V company, organ
ized by Akron capitalists, and in
corporatednat Columbus, with a
capital of $25,000.
Information Is given the Demo
crat that tho company will, erect a
large canning factory at Akron,
which will furnish a ready market
for Summit county's form products.
Farmers in this'locallty will bo In
vited to carry on special Hues of cul
ture on tho in tides to be most iu de
mand by tho now factory.
Tho company's factories will not be
limited to Akron.
POSTPONE D-Prof. h. V. Eg
bert's lecturo, to have boon given
Monday night at the Unlvorsallst
church has lioen postponed until Jan.
22. This adjournment wrs necessi
tated by tho many attractions which
crowd themselves Into tho holiday
BUILDING PERMITS Decem
ber 18, W. C. LUloy, frame house on
Goodrich st.; December 15, Robert
Mitchell, frame, addition on Hal
K. O. T. M. OFFICERS At the
last regular review of Copley Tent,
officers wore elected as follows: H.
S. Swlgart, commander; R. It, Gar
man, lieutenant commander; W. W.
Field, recoid keeper; Alonzo Ar
nold, finance keeper ; Dr. R. B. Long,
chaplain; Dr. II. Chapln, physician;
O. E. Ruoklo, master arms; Frank
Gardner, sergeant; John Rucklo,
first guard; C. 13. Francisco, second
guard; O. D. Mills, sentinel; Charles
Flyers to Barberton.
Cars Will Make Run In
Northern Ohio Traction
Double Track Through Private
Two Cities United Big Thing For
The Northorn Ohio Traction com'
pany Is going to carry passengers be
tween Hall's Corners, at Akron, and
the Inn, at Barberton, in 18 minutes
This will equal tho time of tho
steam cars, with the advantage that
electric car passengers will be land
edntmoio convenient points In the
two cities and can catch cars at more
For the last sis weeks the com
pany's engineers have boen quietly
at work survoying lines through prf
vate property, starting at points on
South Main st., south of Falor's
Crossing, and continuing to Barber'
ton, the object being to find the route
nnd levels best adapted to the com
pany's plan of rapid transit between
tho two cities.
It is understood that tho favorite
of the three routes eliminates all
necessity of curves and grades, short'
ening the-dlstanco ,to the minimum
and giving the company opportunity
to crcnto a road-bed that will com
pare favorably as to levels with the
The right of way calls for a double
line of track, wh'loh, completed, will
connect with the South Main st.
tracks, enabllug the company to run
cars eithor way between Hall's Cor
nors at Akron and tho business
quarter of Barberton In 18 minutes!
It Is announced that the road-bod
is to be equipped with the best ma
terial that can be obtained; and tho
cars, of tho latest improved kind,
will bo capableof developlnga speed
of upwards of sixty miles nn hour.
With tho running time of olectrio
cars reduced to 18 minutes, Akron
and Barberton will be a closer united
socially and commoiclally than ever,
Bachtol property, on Water street
Dotwoon ixcuango anu uowery, lor
salo at private sale. Appralbed nt
$1,350.00. Can bo sold at $900 $300
down, $300 In one year and $300 In
two years, 0 per cent interest, se
cured by mortgage.
F. M. ATTERHOLT. Assleneo.
Akron Sav's Bank Bldg.
nee iu-i wk
DISCUSSION The Art and HIsT
tory club will meet Thursday with
Mrs. William Murdooh, S. Broad'
way. "Heredity of Genius" will bo
dlbcussod. Mrs. In M. Miller will
Call at 230 South Howard st. and
get fresh candy, nuts, fruits and all
Kinua 01 ooniectionery goods. Tho
best In market. Prices right.
O. O. SHEHBONDY.
For Tollable Shoes nt bottom prices
COU on U.A. JlUljt.UWAV,
E. IMIPSJIMEV & CO.
114 S. rvitaln St.
Bishop Wm. A, Leonard, of Cleve
land, will conduct confirmation serv
ices at St. Paul's Episcopal church,
Wednesday evoning at 7 o'clock.
Quito a' large class will be confirmed.
Diamond Match stock slumped at
Chicago, Monday, falling from 128 to
118. None of tho Akron interests
The Municipal Reform meeting,
under tho auspices of tho Chamber of
Commorce, to bo addressed by Hon.
Edw. KIbler, of Cincinnati, will be
held at tho the Unlversallst church,
Wednesday evening, Dec. 27.
Mr. Clarence Ott and Miss Elva
Trltt, both of Western Star, wero
united in marriage by Rev, B.
Hushour at the M. E. parsonage,
A case of dlptheria has caused tho
quarantine of the homo of Dr. B. C.
Chandler, at Barberton. Dr. Chand
ler has his offlco in the new Walsh
block, this city.
Tho officials and stockholders of
tho Star Drilling & Machine com
pany will hold a mooting Wednes
day. It is proposed to increase the
capital stock $200,000. Tho money
will bo used in building new addi
tions to the factory. After Jan. 1,
B0 extra men will be employed.
Slaughter of Birds.
Copley's Marksmen Win
Sharon Hunters Defeated In
Banquet Will bo . Served Friday
It Is tho custom of the young men
of Copley and Sharon townships to
havo an annual sparrow hunt the
sldo killing the least birds to give an
oyster supper to tho victors.
There were 00 on a sido in Satur
day's hunt and they killed 2,253
Will find a
At the Corner Store.
Tli y pliasn
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PRICE ONE CENT
Fairies aro "shod with light,"
i&l VICI KID
x & wearers
are shod with lightness.
Tho marvel is thatkidao fine and
soft can bo so tough and durable
nnd wet-proof. Robert II. Foor
dcrer alone has tho secret of Vici
Kid, and of Vici Dressing and
During tho week we have a
ladies' maid teaching at thestoro
the right way to dress shoes, and
giving valuablo hints as to tho
care of them. Thoso who learn
the lesson wo teach get greater
satisfaction and double wear
from their shoes.
M. O'Neil & Co.
Do not forget those
Of exceptional patterns
, Jewelry '
154 S. PIain St
Don't delay, as our floor
spaco is limited.
Copley won, having a total of 1,233
birds; Sharon 1,018.
The hunt takes place in Copley
swamp, where the birds are so num
erous as to be destructive to the
Copley's hunters will bo tendered
a banquet at Sharon Friday night.
splendid assortment of
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