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3?fce lidrita gaxhj gaglc: dittos lcrrtnticj, gjcjcjemtor 23, 1887-
jJK--r F Ji
Htsu i"""1 w c T'u Managers.
-:- BOB -- BUKDETTE -:- :
"Burlington Hawkeye Man."
1USE AND FALL OF THE MUSTACHE.
Price 31 anlT3 cents. Seats, en sale at Hock Island
HE MAIX STREET THEATER.
.1. J. JULIIj., Ji.iaZoGi.
: : : MONDAY -:- DECEMBER -:- MTH. : :
ANI UCHI.NO THE WEEK.
The Beautiful Sociely Drama In Tivc Acts,
-I DIVORCE; I-
OI5, V.OMAN AOAIKT WOMAN.
Tecminjj w Hh Pathos, Sensation and Fun.
SPECIAL PERFORMANCE SUNDAY EVE.
.MATINEES EVERY SATURDAY.
i3-AnMlssia-N j Kenirs.-
EcTvwl 'eito for valf at hor office dunlin the
da-.. Special famllv -eaon tlckrts -nMl!ii:- ho'der
to 53 rpserveil S-at admi-Moiis Ur cal'' at lxc office,
pri'.e fo, luaUus re-en til cat .tilmiS5ioni cts.
Ei.TK V .--sOl3t "II NT'
GRAND -- HOMI)Y -:- ATTRACTION,
MoiuLiy. December 2tli.
The Celebrated Dramatic Art Ms
t : -:- THE WALLACE SISTERS -:- : : :
TFNME. MINNIE AND -.IAL"),
In the (ileal- New Yoik bucrei-,
-MINNIE'S LUCK "
Introducing their belett Specialties, bon:--. Dances,
and Banjo solo-. Al-u the i'amous
"CHARLES E. D0B30N.
K5"No enhance in price-".
M &. M "50iua -W.ini siren,
Enms a. You.no, Managers.
WLF.K C0)IJU..NCINr. MONUAV, DEC. 12.
VA 11)1'. VIM.- STAGE.
HAPPY DAVE MCCOY.
THE MITCHELL SIFTERS. Introducing oloson
a Variety of Musical lnsti-Liiteiits.
The Romantic Iifeh Drama,
: : . -KATHLEEN -:- MAVOURNEEN" : : :
Characters by our Popular stock Company.
First appeaiance of the '1 alentcd Young Actor.
MR. LESTER R. J0KAN,
Late or the Clare Pattc Dramatic Company.
ADMISSION. TEN CENTS TO ALL.
Matinee Kery Daj In the Week at 2 o'clock P. M
E. cuius: Pctfonnance at 7 and fc JU.
The following are the transfers of real
estate filed in the recorder's ofiice yester
day: Thos ABayley to Itichaid S Smith
lots 57 ."'Palisade ave Eureka add.
Geo J Grav to Jos "W Gray, lots 2 4 (5
S Woodland add 1000
G A Hatfield to A Kav. lots 3 .1, First
st. Hatfield's sub 3000
J Homer Parker to Fairmount college
reserve B, Fairmount 4th add. . . .- . 1
May Russell to Liz.ie A Lane; lots
53 00 02 C4 Washington ave, Lincoln
Wm O Brewster to II A Clifford ne
or of se cirseclt tvp27r 1 e ICOOO
Geo C Strong to Edward G Robertson
lots ,T6 .'J8 Water st and town
Jo-eph Aloise to Caroline M Mathew
son hf lot 79. Main st, orig town...
Caroline M Mathewson to Joseph
Moise hf int in lot 77, Main st, orig
t own 7o00
Wm O Brewster to Harry B Ptinson
land In se qr sec 3, 1 27, r 1 e 25000
j on ii jvurui man 10 .i u vjicuii hjus i,
0, Adams ave, Kanff man's add
Edwaid Murray to John Stewart se
qr sec 85, 1 29, r 2 w
Judge Little, of Junction City, the state
superintendent of the Michigan Mutual
Life Insurance Co., who is now in the city,
said to an E("i.KrepH'senUithe today that
the grand old Michigan Mutual Life is
like Wichita in this: Wichita is thcveiy
lest city in Kansas, and always will be,
and his companj' is the best now in Kan
isand always will be. If the judge's
opinion of his company is as well founded
as his idea of Wichita is, we have no doubt
of its inttinsic merit, and ve will .oon
see irs motto victory in letters of gold
imprinted upon eery banner in the gi eat
state of Kansas. Success to you, Judge.
Seal skin caps in different styles at Gold
staudt's. SI 2t
Japanese ten pots, traj
10 X Main sheet.
s and novelties at
Japanese embroidered smoking jacket at
Goldstaudt's. SI 2t
J. A. Talmadge & Co . 2.50 Xoith Main
it.'eethae the largest line of china and
glassware in the state. SI 3t
Silk umbrellas with gold and silver
handles at Goldstandt's, new features in
handles. SI 2t
For holiday mesents So to J. A. Tal
madge & Co's., 2.50 North Main street. 32 .it i
Goldstandt at 204 Douglas avenue, has
the exclusive agency in Wichita of the cel
ebrated Dunlap silk" and stiff hats. SI 2t
For lamps, cutlet ly and silver plated
ware, go to 200 North Alain street. SI St
Go to Goldstandt's for useful and appio
priate holiday piescnts for gentlemen, 204
Douglas a enue. "" 3121
Bronzes and statuarv: largest line and
lowest pi ices at 2."0 North Maine street.
Immense Hue of new neckwear just
opened at Goldstandt's. 31 2t
Cups and saucers at J. A. Talmade it
CoV . fiom 10 cents u $15 each. Call and
The them at 230 North Main sheet. 31 St
Wax dolls at less than wholesale rice.
A large and elegant stock.
n-inch doll, oa
It inch doll. 10c.
24 inch doll, 20c.
WlI.LirOKD it Co..
001 East Doiml.-s.
Eiegant silk mufHeis at Goldstandt's.
50 dozen wax dolls.
50 per cent off cost.
oo cents per dozen
Vtt t h-ty r "..
. ii.i.11 uiiLr tv v., j
wi r-Kisi jjougias.
"The cheapest place in town to bnv holi
day L'oods is at Williford & Co. 6i Ta.t
Douglas. Toy booU, game-, building
blocks, tea set, bank-, etc , for the chil
dren: dre.-sing case-, work boxes, odor
case, Japanese ware, Christm.is caiil
vtc.. etc. Rememlr the place Everv
thint; in line at wholesale cost or le.-.-. UOi
liast Dougla- ue. ;Vi at
The latest -tyles of -ilk, stiff and soft I
Ualf t'rlce HoliJar H-u-ur-tnn Kate '
M?e X R-'" Roik Wand Home)
Will sell ticket:, lor the holidav- at one
fare for the round tiip on Defender ! M
2S, e3. :. :'.l .January 1st and -Jnd, good t'o re
turn up to and including Januarv :t. lsss
iKket-N are now on -.de at iitj ticket otU
'JM Ka-t Douglas avenue mid .station, cor-
uer uuugia- aim .ieau avenue-.
C. 13. ltUTHKr.FOJlD.
-131-1 It. Ticket Agent
ladies can find Dr. McGill's "Orantro
Blossom'' at 112J South Emporia. dSKJ-
A Perfect Be.iutj.
Solid plush quilt at the Trade Palace
store, embroidered in large bow peas and
roseses and water lillies to be chanced at
."Wets per chance. Tickets are going very
rapidly. Parties wishing to procure chances
should get tickets at once. d31-lt.
Buy for cash and save money: select
your own groceries and you can see that
"they are fresh and good. Grocers can .sell
at less price when no solicitor is required.
It saves expense and the purchaser is the
gainer. Call at the Peerless grocery store,
124 South Lawrence and see for yourselves.
Wichita, Kansas, Dec. 15, 18S7.
E. T. Coney and Stewart Bros. (R. C.
Stewart, Jr.. and "W. A. Stewart) have thi
day associated themselves together as co
partners in the trade or busine
of general architectural iion, foun
dry, jail and machine work
under the name and firm title of
Stewart, Cone & Co., and will contim-r
business at the old stand. Xo. 332 Fouth
Fourth ave., city, until on or about the 1-st
day of March, lbbS, when they will lemovi
to their new two-story biiclc building i..
140 feet (location to be given Dec. 24). Tin1
old firm, Stewart Dio?., will assume all
liabilities and collect all accounts of old
firm. R. C. Stewart, Jr.
K. T. Coney,
"W. A. Stewart.
We desire the public, our friends and
patrons to accept ourthanksforpastlavors
and hope our new firm will receive a con
tinuance of the same. Respectfully,
27 6t Stewart Bros.
Wanted, All to Know
Of Woman's Shopping Bureau. By or
der addiessed to us, from any person in
adjacent town or city, v.e can purcha-.e for
you, goods in any line from the leading
"business houses of Wichita, at lowest re
Household goods, furniture, carpets,
bedding, queenswaie or glass, fine dies-,
goods, millinery, boots and shoes, gloves,
5cc. toilet and fancy goods, books, period
icals, stationery. &c, &c.
Writeyour addies.-, plainly. Suite kind
of goods, quantity lequired. price you wish
to pay, and if to be ent by mail or express.
Sendmoney with your orders, by draft.
Will send samples "if dashed.
Any si rangers coming to Wichita to
trade, 1 will be pleased to introduce to our
T. D. For reference inquire at Wichita
National Bank, Wichita, Kansas. Ad
dress, Miss S. RiioDts Grant fc Co.,
27- 155 X. Topcka ava, Wichita, Kan.
Fieeieciiniiigchaircarsare now running
on all trains on the C, K. &X. railway,
"'Rock Island Route," between Wichita,
Topcka. Kansas City, St. Joseph, Chicago,
St. Loui-.. U tf
EngravejJ calling cards and wedding in
vitations. Wichita Lithographing Co.,
Room 1, Zeininger building. d'2i-tt
Tickets for Real's Palm day afternoon
matinee club are on sale at S. G. Winch's,
122 North Main street, Hettinger Bros.,
22J East Douglas avenue, and Conoer
Bros., 246 North Main sheet. d27-tf
Free reclining chair cars ai enow running
on all trains on the C, K. & N. R'y. ''Rock
Island Route," -between Wichita. Tcpekfi,
Kansas Citv, St. Joseph, Chicago, St.
Louis. 0 tf
You can buy the mort Christmas pres
ents at tlie five and ten cents store for the
least money of any place in town, 350) N.
Main sheet. II) 12t
Excursion Rates to tliu. Sunny Soutli.
Commencing Oct. 15th and continuing
until April 15th, 1 he Missouri Pacific. Ft.
Scott ioute, will sell round trip tickets to
.Jacksonville and ren?acola, I-la., fcavana,
Charlestoiij Macon, Mobile, New Oi leans,
San Antonio, Galveston, Houston and all
other winter resorts of the south
at exheinely low rates. These
tickets are good until June 1st to
retain. The Missouri Pacific, besides
alTotdmg tourists the greatest number of
ioute to select from, and allowing them
toieturn different route, is the oniv line
providing both Pullman and fiee reclining
chair service. For tickets, maps, tourists
guide-uor any infoiniation call On or ad
dress N.C. Keeran, passenger and ticket
agent, 127 N. Main street. 120tf
Take the new shoit line, C. K. &N.1
Rock Island route, to Kansas City, St,
Joseph, Chicago ami St. Louis. 114-lf
Two good new pianos must be sold by
January 1 for cash or on the installment
plan. Don't miss these bargains as I will
sell them lower than they can be bought
at the factory. Samuel Scott,224 East
Douglas a, enue. 25 St
Ficeiecliningchaircarsaic now fanning
on all trains on the C. K. & N. railway,
"Rock Island Route," between, Wichita,
Topeka. Kansas Citv, St. Joseph, Chicago,
St. Louis. " 1) tl
All Drivers have positive ouleis to prc
ent passengers from getting on and off
fiont platform of cars, or stand on the
Passengers must keep off of the front
platform. Wichita Street R'y Co.
The Missouri Pacific "Ft. Scott Route,"
aie nowiunning thiough Pullman sleep
ing ears to Kaiws City and St. Ixmis on
all night trains dailj ."also through leclin
ing chair cars on both night and morning
trains. Tin's is the shortest lint to St
Louis by 4 miles, and the popular line
to allpoints east, north and south. 143-tf
Free leclining chair carsare now running
on all tiainsJn the C, K. it N. railway,
"Rock Island Route." between Wichita,
Topeka. Kansas City, St. Joseph, Clncago,
St. Louis. 0 tf
One hundred head stock cattle wanted
Address lock Box lbJ. 29-St
Buy a pair of boots, shoes or slinpei-s at
McNaghten it Miles' before Christinas and
get a chance in the drawing Christmas
day of the s-123 antique bedroom set. d2G-tf
Wife AVhat shall T get the children for
Chiistmas' I am tired of buying tin horns
and useless things.
Husband Why, darling, buy them each
a pair of uood shoes and get a chance with
each pair on that f 125 bedroom set to be
given .iwav d.r after Christm.is. at
McX.u-hten A: Miles', lOf West Douglas
a enue d2ti-tf
o a rDTDirun
AT THE BOSTON" STORE.
Having purchased the entire line of samples from three of the leading manufacturers in the United States at the sacrificing figure
of thirty cents on the dollar we give you the greatest chance of a lifetime to secure the biggest bargain that has ever been offered. The line
comprises all the latest styles in plush short wraps trimmed in jet with elegant ball ornaments, fine plush jackets, ffne silk astracan short
wraps, elegant short jackets, childrens garments of all grades, newmarkets, raglands and many other styles too numerous to mention.
COMB -:- THIS -:- WEEK !
;A iTHE BOSTON STORE.
LARGEST CROWDS EVER KNOWN IN THE HISTORY OF WICHITA VISITED OUR STORE THE PAST WEEK.
Mucli larger crowds expected tMs week, having added to our force ten extra salespeople, malring.a total of
forty salesmen and salesladies to accomodate our eager patrons and give them all the proper attention'.
' MORE GOODS FOR T0DR
Come rigHt along we have ttiem strung so you can look them
all over. Matters not how large the crowd may he at the counter
you can easily see the prices marked, on a large card. Every color
shows itself. The prices will surely please you. We give you an
elegant China silk handkerchief with fast color border for ladies
vest pocket, retailed by all at 25 cents, by us for 12 csnts. Come
SEE WHAT THE
TOBOGGANS HOODS & FASCTNATOBS.
Ask to have them shown to you; we can suit the most fastidi
ous, we can suit the young or the old, we can suit everybody. All
the rageeast are the Bulgarian Caps for evening wear. We have
had a small line expressed to us specially for the Holidays, they
are beauties. Come this week.
TABLE LINEN, TOWELS.
We have prepared for you a feast in the above lines, having
received the past week a large invoice of them purchased under
the depressed market for spot cash, enables us to place before you
some very rare bargains as well some of the handsomest Guate
luis shown you this season. Come this week.
MANY PEOPLE WANT USEFUL GOODS FOR CHRISTMAS GIFTS
To those we have to say that our lines are entirely complete and we can show you the hest selected assort
ment in the city of Dress Goods, Flannels, Cantons, Domestic, Shirtings, Blankets, Comforts, Shawles and in fact
everything in the Dry Goods line at special cut prices for this week. Come this week.
Go to Our Small Notion Counters and See what is There.
3-assengers for Wellsfoul. for Colthvater
and Ashland be sine and take Lake's
straight line and save twenty-four hours'
time; arrives at Coldwater at S:'M p. in.
The C., K. & X., "Rosk Island Route,"
freight depot recently destroyed by lire is
now lebuilt, and freight Avill bo deliveicd
and leceived from there hei eafter.
d27-(!t W. E. Coi'KLAM), Agent.
THIS WEEK ONLY
A Handsome Sled Given Away at
422 E DOUGLAS,
Witk a cliilds suit or overcoat.
S. GOLDSTBIIT & CO.
The nonular line for California. Oregon.
Wahinutrn Territorv and all Pacific oi--t
points is the Missouri Pacific,
Ft t. ott
CAUSED BY THE LOW PEIOES
oston Store is Making on Holiday Goods
YVANT TO BUY
OF STOCK CATTLE.
ADDRESS LOCK BOX 189.
W. O. Riddell & Co., over Kansas Xa
tioiml bank. Main street, are headquarters
for the following addition-: Fairmount,
Getto, Logan. Spring Grove and Clement.
Our li-t is full of both'residence and busi
ness property; Ae will be glad to show
Granger- and cu-tomerso er our city, hat
ing been in the real e.-tate business for
fomeUme. we control some of tlie bst
pioperty in the city. Call and see ui ove
Jvansas'Xational bank, .Main street. W.
O. Riddell & Co. 111-tf
For field and garden seed in bulJ
Ross Bro- , 115 X. Topeka aie.
40.0(X peoj le to inspect our -tick of h h
dav goods Xo trouble to how go xls.
Hettinger Bros., -22 E. Douglas a. enue
DOLLAR THAN ANY HOUSE IN THE WEST!
To the right of our Silk hand
kerchief counter you will find
our muffler counter, they are
also strung and the handsomest
line in the city: we are ready for
you a handsome presanc they
surely make for a lady or gent;
all the latest patterns. We give
them to you from 25cts upward
and defy competition. Several
hundred sold last week, plenty of
th6m yet. Come this week.
BOSTON STORE DISPLAYS!
What can be a more eiegant
Christmas gift, to your wife,
your sister or sweetheart than a
beatif ul f an; we have them and
we bought a lot of the very
choicest goods, all samples, at 25
cts on the dollar; we let you have
them during zne Holidays for a
very small margin, look at them.
Come this week.
G-o through them carefully,
note the very low prices marked
in them. You can well afford to
buy when you see how cheap
they ara compared to what
you are accustomed to seeing.
By virture of an order of the District
com t ol the county of Fedgwick, and state
of Kansas, the undersigned ill, until the
:50th day of December." A. 1)., IbbT, at 10
o'clock of said day. leceive bids for the
entire stock and ifxtures of the late firm of
S. S. Kenwoi thy & Co., at Xo. 300, Kast
Douglas avenue, in the city of Wichita,
Kamxis. All bids must be upon the bais
of cash. W. II. Bleakmohe,
At a creat barsain. Overcoats and suits.
i uncalled for 'Hie be-t and cheapest suits
and overcoats made to order. Browning,
Kins A; Co., room 3, above 24 X. Mam
Examine Ross Bios', bulk garden seeds
befoie purchasing. 115 X. Topeka Ae.
Leave your orders for Xmas trees and
hollv at the Wichita fioral depot, -104 X.
Water St. Rose & Mueller, florist-.
Occupants of houses should
secure their "Windows and
aoors at onco against the
Cold drafts of the coming
winter, bv ordering without
delay BROWNE'S patent
Metallc and Rubber weather
strips for windows & doors,
whlcn entirely exslude
In wintcr, saving half your
fuel; and dust in summer,
saving your carpets, cur
tains and furniture Rattling
sashes stopped. Windows
can ba raided or lowered as
usual for ventilation. Have
stood the test of 20 years
on finest private and "public
0 buildings in the principal
a cities, ugea on aiiorawmg
room and sloenlns cars in
the United States a Europe
and warranted good for 5
FOR SALh ISV
F. P. MARTIN,
r.ui " 1 Tp 'Tor Dealer n ft ill
Pal I - ' aJiLng et , l?J Market.
l. TA KafS- S
R-- Bros arpsrockiiiT Ji-hig w.th fifld
and garden wl- Ji Top. ka i-e -Tfl
LADIES' LINEN HANDKERCHIEFS.
To the left of the store as you enter you will find displayed
over 500 doz Ladles Linen Handkerchiefs comprising White Hem
stlched, Colored Borders, Embroidered corners, Scalloped Edges
from the lowest grades to the very finest sheer and enough styles
to supply every lady in the city with fell she could wish for the
next sis months. "We know we can please you. all we ask is look
them over, see the fast colored border, hemstiched handkerchis f s
good size that we sell you S for 25cts. Come this week.
No house in this country can show you as pretty a lino as we
can, we have every late thing in every conceivable shape they can
be made into, in Pins, in Cuff Buttons, in Earrings, in Collar Bat
tons, in all qualities of Goldj ronts, oxldyld, silver hammered gold,
&c., at just one-half the pric3 you pay elewhere. Come this week.
Give our Furnishing Department an exami
nation. Beautiful line of Gents Neckwear.
See Our Shoe Department. Look at the
slaughtering prices we have put on our cloaks.
tlie I-Voplos Ti-xcle.
PUSH AND SQUEEZE
In my spacious store room has been a sight the past week:
never before witnessed in Wichita. It only proves that
it has bsen wide spread that
Is the place for bargains in
well arranged stock of Holiday Goods brings thousands
or more new patrons to zne junterprise ana sue rusn tms
last week before Christmas will be tremendous, but I am
prepared wich a strong force to wait upon all. Our
great display of
DOLLS ! COLLS !
And also our whole toy department has been the chief
topic of conversation among the ladles and gentlemen.
If you wish to avoid the rush come in the morning, we
are also open every evening this week.
Last Chaiiee for a Cloak!
Remember a cloak or wrap makes a very good Christmas
present. I have a few plush garments letc which will be
fcacrlf Iced this week.
Has the most complete line of holiday presents inthecity.
Come early before the prettiest things are gone.
109 EAST DOUGLAS AVENUE.
J. R. HOLLIDAY,
Staple and Fanev Groceries.
ALL GOODS WARRANTED. No. 227 EL Douglas Ave
fancy goods and notions. My