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CLIPPINGS FOR THE CURIOUS.
Tho -words "Old Nick" corao from
Nikr, tho water demon of Scandinavian
Tho latest curiosities in nntural history
captured by California hunters aro a white
bcavor, a white deer, and a whito mud
D. T. Jewctt, of St. Louis, is believed
to be the only man who ever served a
"one-day term" in tho United States
Tho longest single girder in the world
is the railroad bridge over the Ohio be?
tween Evansvillo, lud., nnd Henderson,
Ky. It is 525 feet long.
The French say, for good luck, tho
first time an infant's nails are cut put a
piece or gold or silver iu its hand. To
make a baby a good singer cut its nails
behind a door.
The well at White Plains, Nov., is
down over 2300 feet, and can go no fur?
ther until the water, which is seventeen
percent, salt and so heavy that the ropes
and tools float on it and the drill docs
not penetrate the rock, is shut out.
Dr. Hartwcll, of Johns Hopkins Uni?
versity, says that a German soldier can
scale a twenty-foot wall with his arms and
accoutrements, or jump an iron spiked
fence without getting caught. Gymnas?
tics arc compulsory in the German
? From studies in Sicily, Urs. B?chner
nnd Emmerich find evidence that tho oc?
currence of cholera has some connection
with the character of the soil, and .that
it makes its way into the system through
the lungs rather that through the alimen?
Since the. accession of Pope Leo XIII.
forty-four cardinals have died. Of the
cardinals created by Pope Pius IX. twen?
ty-six arc still living. Tho remaining
thirty-four have been created by Pope
LeoXIII. There arc now ten vacancies in
the Sacred College. Cardinal Newman
is the oldest of the cardinals. There arc
now 1208 dignitaries in the Roman
A rather curious arrangement of the
hair came into vogue in 18110. The hair
wns parted iu the middle, two very short
locks being made to curve out on cither
aide the forehead, the two hind plaits
were then crossed and brought under the
cars up the sides of the face, being fas?
tened among the hair which hung loose
on the sides of the head. In 1840 the
two plaits were carried up the sides of
the face, having between them nnd the
checks a long piece of straight hair cut
squarely to the length of the plaits. In
the frescoes of the chapel of St. Stephens,
"Westminster, Queen Phillippa and her
three daughters are represented with
their hair thus arranged.
Washington Money Lenders.
When a government clerk gets deeply
"in a hole," or suffers the agonizing dis?
comfort of being on "his last legs," he
generally appeals for a lift to one who, in
"Washington parlance, is known ns a 10
pcrcentcr. This is a specimen of human?
ity that loans money for sums not ex?
ceeding half the borrower's salary, nt the
rate of 10 per cent, per mouth; that is, il
your salary is $100 n month, he will loan
you $-15 in cash and take your note foj
$!j0, payable in thirty days. These mon?
ey-lenders claim this exorbitant interest
on the ground that the nnsulHciont secu?
rity subjects them to frequent losses.
Hut I do not see how they can lose; n
clerk is completely in their power. They
never accept a note without the nnmc oi
n second clerk in gook standing as nn en?
dorser. If either clerk refuses to pay,
his position in the department can be
placed in jeopardy by the 10-pcrccntei
filing a report of disregard of obligation
against him. The lender's only dangci
of loss depends upon the rare contingency
of death, resignation, or discharge sever?
ing both the principal's -and the endors?
er's connection with the departu-snjvt be'-"
" the note falls due. This rnono'ydend
business is a lucrative one, and th?
Indation of many a handsome fortune
[ s c:
In the. Twinkling of an Eye.
The photograph is now as nearly "in?
stantaneous" as possible. When every?
thing is ready, "Click!" and the artifi?
cial eyelid has opened and shut. "What
has it seen in that little instant of time?
If anything is in motion, it has been per?
ceived in that fragment of a second as if
motionless. Men walking along the street
nre pictured with uplifted feet. A trot?
ting horse may be caught with all of its
four legs in the nir, viewed just at tho
very moment when he was clear of the
ground. A man leaping with a high pole
may be pictured in mid-air, precisely in
the position in which he up; ears at the
highest altitude. Motion seems rest.
But this is not the most wonderful of its
powers. Far beyond the keenness of
human vision is its range of sight. If the
light is good, this sensitive plutc of glass
will have recorded and discerned a thou?
sand uplifted faces as perfectly as tho hu?
man eye perceives the features of a single,
countenance. Every expression of joy or
sorrow, every peculiarity of dress or at?
titude, the leaves of a forest or the grass
by the wayside, will have been seen and
delineated and retained perfectly in far
less than the briefest possible twinkling
of a human eye.? Chamlers Journal.
Ills l.asf Resort.
Glirgymnn?"My friend.it pains ma
to see a person of such brilliant nttuin
mints as you arc going to tho bad."
Young Man?"It's not my fault, fir.
I nover expected to have to work for a
living, and I can't bring myself down to
Clergyman?"I understand your situ?
ation perfectly. You never harped a
trade, and now, when your money i > all
gone, you feel that there is nothing for
you to fall back upon."
Young Man?"Not nt all, sir. If tho
worst comes to the worst, I can fall back
9? ft buzz-saw.?Tid-UiU.
ITEMS OF INTEREST.
Chicngo has a women who shoes
horses whenever her husband goes oa a
Mrs Partoris is said not vet to havo
recovered her spirits since lire death Of
A bill which seeks to make lobbying
an infamous crime is now before tho
It is said that in all sections of the
South tho sa!o of enutT for dipping pur?
poses is aunually iticrensiag.
There is <nid to be more monoy in the
small hard clams now caught ia Oyster
Huy, I.. I., harbors than in oysters.
There are 249 suits fordivocre pending
before the SulTolk (.Macs.) County Court.
The list is the longest ever male Up in
that Slate, nnd includes sOvcrnl sensa?
tional cases in high life.
Mrs. Hertha I.indlilad, of Chicago,
was walking along tho sidewalk tho
other day when she stepped on the edge
of an unfastened plank, which Hew and
struck her on the left thigh, breaking
the limb about eight inches above the
A Presbyterian pastor at Middlctown,
N. J., having declined to sign a petition
against the grafting of a new license to
a mini who had been keeping tho only
hotel tberc, the Woman's Christian
Temperance I'n nn havo publicly prayed
for him?the clergyman.
The largest authenticated snake ever
si'on was mi anaconda, which had swal?
lowed a horse. Iiis length w'ftB 40 feet,
mid after his feast of lunch taking, he
was indisposed, and was captured by a
naturalist who was hunting specimens
in the Amazon valley.
"Speaking of extravagance in dress,'*
writes a correspondent, ''the most ex?
pensively dressed mini I ever saw was an
African chief on the Cold Coast. His
wives had iinnitcd him thoroughly with
palm oil nnd then powdered him from
head to foot with gold dust."
A remarkable curium exists among tho
Roumanians living in the westerly Cnr
pithiuus Kvcry \cnr at the feast of the
Apostles reter and Paul, a market is
held on the crest of the Gains., fiom 5,
000 toli.tiOO feet nbo/e the level of the
sen, and hero all the marriageable girls
of the entire district assemble with their
parents in order to be viewed and claim?
Tho population of London now ex?
ceeds evory other city, ancient or
modern, in the world. New York nnd
all its ad scent citic; combined arc not
c pud to two-thirds of it. Scotland,
Switzerland and the colonies each con
laid fewer souls, while Norway, Scrvio,
(ireccc and Deiiiunik have scarcely half
so many. Yet at the beginning of this
cct.tury the population of all 1 nudon did
not reach 1,0 10,000.
The City of Coro wns founded by
Spanish in I5H7, and wns for .10 yeins
the chief city and capital of Venezuela
and the neighboring islands, now be?
longing to ibc Dutch. Santa Fc, in
New Mexico, nnd San Augustin, In Flor?
ida, v ore founded sonic nil years later,
and these three arc among tlio oldest
cities in the new world, omitting the
islnnd cities, which were built after its
lly the old laws of Wnlcs a hirp wns
one of three things to "have to constitute
a ['cut leman. To picvcnt slaves from
pretending to be gcaileinen they were
net preniiltcd to learu '<> play upon
them: none but the King's musicians and
gent einen were allowed to have harps
in their possession, and these harps, like
a lady's sewing machine to day, were
not liable tJ seizure for debt, as the
want of it would have degraded him
form his rank aud reduced hin to that of
.Maine hoys arc demanding an inter?
national standard of exchange in the
mnrblc trade. In Auburn any i.ind ot a
"glasser." "bulls eye," '-crystal," or
"agate," big or little, goes for ten come
monors. In l.cwiston the glnsscr has
practically been demonetized, nud only
die large sized "crystals" can bo put in
for the limit of ten, while most cf ihc
or unary aristocratic laws, even n "blue
dutch," don't stand ia for more than
three to seven.
Cut of 817 duels fought in France
since 1870, only one has resulted in |
dentil nnd only ciyht in sciious injury, i
As Mark Twain ha* snid, tho French |
duol is really a healthful form of cxer
eise, as it is fought in the open air nnd
roquirrs n gentle use of the muscles.
Probably tho Parisians would be health?
ier and live longer if thoy fought moro
duels, for an excrciso of such health
giving qualities wonld doubtless do
much to repair tho ravages of excite?
ment and dissipation.
'" ThrB:.o-p m.\k:.s the entiukernenn
OF the BODY EVERY SEVEN MINUTE?, and
whenever this circulation is impeded, or
any of its channels arc clogged by impur?
ities, disotso follows?fever, or a dis?
order of liver, or kidneys, or scrofula, or
dyspepsia. To get at the sourco of tho
difllctilty, use the blood purifier, Dn.
WAMtEIt'S VINE9AII BITTERS.
The Japanese cra/.o hns impregnated
the spring goods.
"GoltU-n Medical Discovery"?tho treat
lirtrnuui his presented Olio of Jumbo's
tusks to the Connecticut Hist, rical Society.
To err Is human, but von mako no mistake) if
you use or. Jones' Ited Clover Tonic for dys
pepsin, aostiveriMs, bail breath, piles, iiimplus,
aioio anil malaria, poor nppelllo, low spirits, or
dis-.-asos ol tho kMnoySiStomacn and li\ or. Wets.
Kstn Field, it is said, has fallen in l"vo
witn Baron Z.'divi'z, Secretary of tho Ger?
inn n Legation.
liest, catie-t to use and rhenpest. Piso's
Remedy for Catarrh. Ity drucuisls. 60c.
CHILLS and FEVERS
PAIN in the BACK. & SIDES
KIDNEY AND LIVER
FOR SALE BY ALL DRUGGISTS
The Genuine has Trade Mark and crossed ged
lines on wrapper.
TAKE NO OTHER,
Tho theory that tho Indians aro de?
creasing in number is not sustained by
information from Sitting Hull's people
During the ni'>nth of February among
those enrolled at Stnndlug Hock, D. T.,
there were 17 deaths and 21 births.
If you have Cutting, Scalding, or Stinging |
Bonsatlonn in the parts wltcn volillmr ilrinc
Swnmp-Hoot will quickly rulluvo rind eure,
Michael Davitt is to bo tho next Lord
Mayor of London, Ibsy say.
A 00 cent bottlo of Dr. Hlgelow's Positive
''arc will promptly nn<l thoroughly euro tliu
worst, case of recent coiurh, cold or throat or
lung trouble, lluythodollar bottto forebroidc
cusos. Pleasant to lake.
Hiscoo Conkling'* feo in the Broadway |
emo was fil',! 10.
invalid's Hotel ami SnrKlcnl institute:
This widely celebrated Institution, located
at Uu train. N. Y.. is organised with a full Mall
of eighteen experienced ami ?:<iitful Physi?
cians und Burgeons, con-tituting the most
complete organisation of medical und surgical
skill in America, for the treatment of ail eh ion?
ic ilisensis.wlieihor requiring medical I r surgi?
cal means lor their cm e. Marvelous sticciss has
been achieved In the euro of all nasal, throat
and lung dliteasesJlvsr and kidney dlaettsostdUy
eases of the digestive organs. ' ilaudci ?disease*
lii-1 Ilses pccnlhU- In women, blood Inints mid
skii. diseases) rluhimnifsiu, neuralgia, ner?
vous debility, paralysis, ciiilop-y Oits), spcr
mntorrhea, Impoicney and Kindred alToc
lions. Thousands rtru cured ?t tlieir homes
through correspondence, 'i'lio euro of the
worst ruptures, pile tumors, varlcocelo,
hydroctdi' and strictures Is guaranteed, with
nuly a short residence at tho Institution. ;
Send 10 cents In stamps for the Invalids' Ulllde
lli.iikilii.siiu ti), which gives nil particulars.
Address, woikt's llisuensary Medical Assuci
ation, Utillido, N. Y.
Tobaccn In Virginia Is soiling for less than
tho cosiof fertIliS m Used upon tto land.
Tilr. purest,sweetest and liest Coil Liver OH
In thu world, niiiniifaciurcd from fresh,
licallliv livers, upon the seashore, it Is abso?
lutely "pure niid sweet. I'atlonta who liavo
oltea tuken It prefer it In all others. Physi?
cians liiivn decided it superior to any m iho
oilier oils in market. Mudo by Caswell, llnz
ard & Co.. New York.
CiiAPpr.n hands, face, pimples and rough
skin con d by mdng JunlnerTnr Soap, made by
Caswell, Hazard & Co., New York.
11 ad a hi I ions attack nnd one of Umso Indn
scribahle cases of constant weariness, 'l ook
quinine und other remedies without relief.
Took Dr. Jones' lied (Mover Tonic; um strung
and well. Asa Thompson, Logan, Uiiio.
nouu-nnn* \sjmit ('uitirrn.
A great many people are alllietcd w ith Ca?
tarrh w)io do not know what nils tiicm ; and u
ireat many moio coiuiuuo sufferers who
might he cured.
Thlckcningof iho membrane which lines tho
nasal passages, thus making breathing dial
cult; a discharge from tho nostrils, inoro or
less copious, watery or thick, according to the
stage of tho disease I a sense of fullness in the
head; a constant Inclination to sp't, and, in
advanced cases, a dropping of Ittlen-ely dis?
gusting matter IntoUie throat, uro a few of tho
prominent sympt tins of ('atarrh.
Deafnets.Inflamed eycs,neuralglo pains, sore
lhro.it and a loss of saaso of smoll, aro very
often caused by Catarrh.
All these lioubles arc cured by Pisa's Itcino
dy for Catarrh, It Ii. f Is ha 1 imnto'.liataly
after beginning its use, hut it is lmparla.nl that
It ho continued with ml latennlssion until Uta
catnrrhal virus Ii cxpollcd from thu system
an I healthy locretlons replace Iii I diseased
action of the mucous membrane. Manifestly
it la unreasonable tooxp.sct a care in a short
lime of a disease that has been progressing foi
months or years.
Tliis question of tlmo is provided for in the
putting up of I'iso's llemody for Catarrh. It is
so concentrated that a very small dose i
dlreotcd. The quantity in one package la suf?
ficient torn long treatment, consequently tin
expense Isamera Irille. und liiere is no excuse
for neglect nor rens .n for it hut forgetfuilies*,
A cold In i lie bead Is relieved by an appiica
sallon of I'.sc.'s Itemedy for Catarrh. Tin
colllforl to he g it from it in this way la win II
many times I he cost.
The fallowing letters are specimens of thus
received every day. lotllft ing to tlie worth o:
I'i o'a Remedy for Catarrh:
AM.KtitiKxv, Pa., Sept. an, I8SS.
I'iso's Itemedy for Catarrh is doing wond tr
tor me. I balleve it ? in eure any cose of Ca
Uirrli, if used according lo directions.
Mus. f*. JOHNSON, t'J H, Diamond St.
Brmixa Him, W. v?., Oct. SO, is.-:,.
rinelo^ed Und one dollar for I wo packages o
I'iso's Remedy for Catarrh. The sampli
package,received in June, gave perfect s.-it,
fuclloii. (JILL MtS.SKlt.
IlAnTTOnn Mii.i.s, N.Y.. Aug. s, IS*.-,.
T have used n little over half u package o
Plan*B Hcmedy for Catarrl . and it lias helper
me innre tliun any of the different m dichtes i
linve used. 1 feel confldullt that it will cur.
I can and do recommend It to others wh
aru troubled witli Unit disea <r.
IlKV A. DA MON.
Get the Best
Is a pooil motto to ft How In buying a sprln-t nirill*
cine, a* well as hi everything else, ny the iinlver.iil
satisfaction It has th en, and by thi many remark?
able cares It has aeeoaiplWwd, Hood's Baraap r il ?
has proven lurlf naequslled for building up and
strengthening tho system, aad for nil dlaeass* aris?
ing from or promoted by Impure blood. Do not ox
pertinent with any unhjanl or and untried artlelo |
which you are told Is 'Just as good," but ho si
get only lloo I'n SsriaparlUa.
"Iconsider Hood's Sarfaparllla iho best meillclno I
I ever used. It glees me an appetite sad refreshing |
sie -p. nnd keeps tho cold out "?Jons S. Koao,
Spruce St., Portland. Me.
"I and llnol's garsap irllla tho best remedy lor I
hanura blood I ever used."?M. n. Daxteu. ticket |
nifcnt, P. k It. ltd., Pound llrook, X J.
??Hood'* SarsaparlllB takes less time nnd quantity
to show n* effect thsn any preparation I overheard
Of."-JIc,s. c. a. BosauusD, K. chll', N. Y.
Sold by nil dru ?lsn. SI; six for $3. Prepirod
by C. I. HOOD Jt CO.. Apothecaries, Lowoll, Mau.
IOO Doses One Dollar
I am a native of EnglSOd, nnd white f wn. In that
country 1 contract.si a terrible blood poison, nnd for
two years was under treatment as an outdoor pa?
tient nt Nottingham Hospital, Kuclnlid. hut was not
cured. I sulTcrcd the most uK"iii/.uii; pains hi
bones, nnd was covered with sores all ove r inv Ik
and llmlm. Finally I eompletely lost nil hope
that country, un.l salted for America, nnd \
treated at iWscvclt In this city, as well ns l><
prominent physician In New Yark having no e
di-lermllied tonlvelt a trial. I took six battles and
I can sny with nr.-nt Joy Hint they have cured me
entirely. 1 atu as sound an.l w ell as r ever was lu
my life. I,. t*iu:p. lUu-'oun.
Sew York City. Juno 12th, ISSj.
X. V.. IS? w. 2ad St.
A Beautiful Panel Picture.
In order to advertise Mellln's Food
In overy home, we will mall, on rocolpt
of Oc. In stamps, (to pay postage),
n beautiful panel picture, printed In
twelve colors. Size, 10 x 28 Inches.
DOLIUER, GOODALE St CO.,
40. 41, 42 & 43 Central Wharf, Goiton. Mot.
OLD & V ILVk-R.
For 2."-rt. postal note we- will tend a handsome box
I of beaulifuaira sp rimeiiH 1 roiu 'JO thfl'crenl minis
I lu Col. Address 8. W. TmtalUi *: Co., Denver, Col.
n!8?*ic?*A EJ E18 _ Great English Gout and
Dlajl SriltSi Rheumatic Remedy.
Oval UaXa I1.UOI round. AO eis.
? ? io nisrk Linen, only 'if.e (slamps) Pool
Iff. free with each cr ier Agents wanted
THAI.MAN' M'F'O CO., llaltllnore. Mil
?no k.iiihi.s nnlei
11^4 ?its Ilia atov
Issbsoluirly vii'f ?ml >?<
Asklnrtlio-KlSlI Bit A!
Tho best preparation for coloring the beard
Is l<iickinKhuui'sd>e for (he whiskers.
To Strengthen ?Od Invigorate the stomach,
and to btiiuulate (he api.ttilctnke Ayer'a l'llls,
Ellttbeth M. BirtOl is painting allfe-sl*>
portrait of Frederick I) >ugtft?y.
Offensive breath vanishes with the use of
Dr. Suite's Cuiuirh Itemed).
A Sioux Indian is n In tit to take holy orders
How to Phorien Life.
The receipt l < simple. You have only to take
a violent cold, and neglect It. Abcrnrthy, the
urcat Enpllsh surgeon, asked a lady who told
him sho only had a coughs "What would
yoii have? The plnifuo'r" Hcwaro of "only
toUKhs." Tho worst cn^cs can, however, be
cared by Da. \Vtts Itall's BAldAll fort t?c
I.unus. Ia Whooping Cough und Croup It
Immediately allays irritation, and is euro to
Prevent a fatal termination of tho disease.
Sold by druKglsts._
TIRED, WORN AN
IrTioran n-rount/or that Und, vorn un.I irenry feeltno T It it not cau*rd by mental or manual labor
? Il'dtintf Ih the mofnllUJ unrefrerhed >?<)/lrn tilth hi htntt bone's? IJtitt faffs in the mouth?Nometlmet bad
breath.? t here may be lie /mln In the back.?Hut there Is u feetliig 0/ goneness -Approaching pain,?inac?
tivity .?The baity ami mlnit lack ttrenylh :?A recumbent position It prefcrreiL
To remove Impurities from tho
?lood-undlqostod and do?aylri?
matior from tho system.
To prevent or remove Blotchos,
Pimples, Rashos, Bolls and all
kinds of SKIN ERUPTIONS.
To protoct tho systom from Bil?
ious attacks and romovo all malar?
ial taint that may bo lurking in tho
by-ways of dlsoaso.
To fortify tho systom ngnlnst tho
(approach of diseases poctiliar to
tho woathor, tono tho Stomach
and romovo all refuse matter from !
Rostoro Lost Appotito, romovo ,
Blotches and Skin Eruptions t.nd
givo a Cloar, Hoalthy glow to tho j
Romovo all Malarial Symptoms
and insuro yooct health.
Burdock Blood Baiters
is not d BEV/erAcE nor a prepar?
ation of which tho fundamental
principlo Is tho "Purging Aloes,"
but a purely Vegetable p/locticino,
particularly adapted to SPRING
I.ast spring 1 had a terrible breaking
out nil over my bo ly. Thero woro blotches ns
largo as a penny ami some a< largo as a silver
dollar. They would nppenr in tho morning
nnd wou'.d itch and burn hn'f a day. 1 took
everything I coal I think of, but to no avail.
I grow worse and worse until I was sick abed.
A friend advised meto use Murdoch Bio id
Hitters. I secured thrco bottles and before I
had taken nil of Uis first botttd 1 folt liko
anothor person. I wa; entirely curdd I dMo
I had taken tho thro ? bott es. It is a won
dorful mo ItcJno and i would not ho without it
Mus. Julia Eldridob, Hox3">,
Jun. 25, iSSO. West Cornwall, Conn.
' n, n. II. rrmeeea Molche* and l ace Krupllmt by
' eottstitttthnil trcatui'iit. lie iure an I try it.
j IjiBt spring my health became very poor,
j I hnd no nppetito an 1 my liver trouble I me.
I I used several medicines with no relief, nnd
was finally recommended to try Hur lock
, UlooJ Hitters. This medicine cured mo.
Miss Maud Fisiikr, Klavltvilie, N. Y.
Nov. '.?, 13?. _
It. ft. U. i. a area' onon In mi ;/Wi'ret ladies?milx.l*
en, ici/e or mother, /.'indue i< NO lunjer.
I havo had a bad humor in my blood which
broko out in llio skin, and tho doctors did me
no goo Ii 1 tried everything for it, hut got\o
loiiof. At Inst trie 1 your IlurJoek lilood Hit?
ters. I havo taken but two bottles-, and I
must say I am cured and am feeling liko a
now man. Btki-uen k. Joduev,
Nov. 11. Taur.ton, Mnss.
Fortify, Strengthen and Invigorate with B. B. B.
a MEDICAL VICTORY 1
Citren Rriirllts1 Disease, Catarrh
or the llluddcr. Torpid l iver. 11
dissilives Uiill-Slnnestmd tiravel.
SYMPTOMS and CONDITIONS
of Urine for which thu Iteutcdy
sltoiild lie fatten.
PcnlilinB Stoppage Wond-titiped
llhtbctlo Albumen llrlek-dnst
Drointrnl Dribbling Mllky-pinli
lleadaeho KrcqilCUt I'ostiveins.
HoncncllO Nervous llcdlsh-dark
llric-aubl Pcltlinipj Cnturrhuehi
llaetmeho Kervencho IMiosphutei
Uod-tasto Foul-Urenth QalMoloi
rr is A SPBOl Fie.
i: i it,7 if.icc foet to Hit spot,
Itrltevcnnnd Cures internal Pllme-fnvrr
inker, llyspepsia, Ann-mln, Malaria, l'ever
ul Agiio,Xeuhilgui, Ithoumntlsm, Knlsrgc
mentof thefroslnto fJlaml, Sexual Weak?
ness, Rperinatori-hu'n und Clout.
It i:tlmiimtes lilood Impurities, tjcrofllbl,
Rrysliielus, Kilt-llheiini, Syphilis, I'hnples,
lllotelu'S, Tever-sores, und '< V.iieer-tntnts.
It In a mom Wonderful a ppe llzc-r.
t W'l'eii your neighbors all about it.
PlUCH 250, ?1.00?0 bottles $0.00,
IS7 1'ropnred nt Dr. Kilmer's Dispensary,
lUntrhamtun, N. v., U. s. A.
rnmlluVftiilrtelii UttiUh (Sent Free.)
In tlio (treat IUooil J'urlflcrand I.ife-Klving
Principle; aUenile tarKMive and Tonic; a perfect
Ucr.ovntor and luvigoralur ol llic system.
In Vinegar Itiilern thero is vitality but
noiilcoholieor mineral poison.
Jii.ra-.i s of Iba Silin, of whatever nr.mo
or nature, ore literally dug up and carried out of
(hosystem in a sho: t time by theuseof the liitters.
Vinegar ftiitel-s< alluvs fcTcrishoers. ltro
HcvcSi nnd in lime eures i Jieuinatlsoi, Neuralgia,
Uout, und similar painful diseases.
Vlitcgnf Ellttcra cures ConsUpnCon and
l\cvet' Ix'loro has a medlclno been com?
pounded horaesslng tliu power of Viseuau Hit
vers lo In-ill the Htek.
Send for either of ouv rnluablo referenco
bcoks for ladles, for far;;ien>, for inerchaut?, our
llcdlcal Treatise on Diseases, or our. t'ntechlsm
on lutcmpsrauco and Tolmcco. whteh la?-t should
bo read by every ehild and youth in tho land.
Any two of tho above books mailed Irvu en
reeeipt of four eeiitd for registration fees.
It. II. Me Donald Drue Co., 632 Washingtons'., N.Y.
DR. H. H, GREEN,
A Specialist for Eleven Years Past
nan trrnteil Dropny and Its roinr?c-nlloni wlm tbf
onrnt wonderful aurrcsi; im-r. veirelahlo reuicdln?,
entlridv hnrniles.i. l.enej.os ?llsviuiituiiiB of dmpjj
lit eiviit to Ovouty dam.
Oiirei patluuln erouounccd hopcloat by the bast a*
lOUW are rooioteil.
Home innv cry hnmluic wllhont knnerln* ?nvlhln?
si .nit e. lternendmr. It dni-n not erst von snttbliu
lo realize Ihe liu'rii-* nf my lreainii-nt for vimrnAlr
In ten days the dlfuetlll; n( lireatlilnR In isdinvn,!
SUR uiAilo to dla
?red, lim awi-iiiim
reased, .mil spm>
? ClirlllR e.e.eii ol
n Inpred a iiuai
Themml IPonitei/ul .t?i-ri-u?/ui-.<l IMrk In An
Sarrmin leil to- i.rnsner.itt. inliilne nn I inanafti--ti
liiKlnwni. Kuriii'i V /Wriuli, .' Mintninei-al
'IMioiiKiiudia ol'Acres ..t (?<
sill I.ii nil, lubje
the puliio ri-KUlsr. tlm urlnarv ...
chance i heir lull duty, sleep is n*l
All or nearly Kone. the nlnuucth In
Hin msda good. I am cooatantl
lonu st .ii lie,:. ra^enthat have bei
her of lime*, and the-patient deelareit tiuahi?. t
iiex. bow long iiilliei.-a, bow bsdly swollen ami i
. tri.aliiient furnfnhnd free bv mall,
timid 7 ccnta In kIsiui.h for pxalaua an me.Heina.
Kpilnpay liLs positiv
II. II. <? It i'.l N, M. ii.,
Od Jnnea Avenue, Atlanta, tin.
l.niK- I line
a '.Iresi COIX>ltADC
w Itlo.-k. Iieuvar.i'ol.
i merely to fttnp the
n:.iln. I i
saiul then ha,
nvillenl cure. 1 have Mini.-t Im ili.*.v-o ?[ l'I TS, Kl'I
LKI'SY or b'AI.LIM. Mi 'KM'.ss n life lonl: ttuily. I
Warrrjlt my n-meilv tu oiuv tllolrul^it CSSSS, llec.sH^,
others liftvii tailed 1,no reas.mfor not nn\T iveeivln^-iv
eure. Send at owes for atreaUaa ami a Kiee itotile of
thliiK torn Hint, null I ?III i
Are superior to all other plasters be
c.iu.ro cf their Gonthliie and pain-kllU
intf properties; virtues of Ircsli hops,
baiscin nnd hemlock. Nonchc3,ntrr.m,
rheumatic, nouralgsO pain, BtilTmiLteics, nchiiiK
bacU cr Bide, crick, kidney trouble, coro qbc?t or
Btuldcn, nharp pain can Ion?resist their mn,^ieac?
tion. Awondcrf?lotronpthenor. Ofdnifrfrinta??o.
6 for 81. llollcdlVce. llop Floator Co., Boston.
No Ropo lo Cut Oil Horses* (Vlanos.
Celobrutod *iXMlN.:? HA!/
mitl HltUHsl-: ' uMiliinml.
Slipped by tui> Jit?rti*. Snniplo
pfZ KAP^ByOur AGEN-TsS
.j^, I ?}SenaWr Cjrcbl '4,ra*"d
f?y>:;:.. K* H-Wit Lj? m S .
\ssT ?;B? 3-:6 8^:5/r o a'o WamA(:^
QBBII8 I- (?It Til 1 a |M-JVari Corn.lK-st yloWci
p kuon il.tl eared stalks ; t'.iiuii.ii lull CiiM,ii,>e, snrj
lo he.iil. ivlnler ke.-tier; //...lei/oie/.7e ll'?reriili-/(.i
very enrlv anil s\v -it
EOnil lorealhi; Tlie?
u lileh I W ?
eil mrtlioil., irl.M^ pront.
r um, Patent I
Keuu stamp for
lilliile. L. DtSO
ll. D. 0.
ttlHOBft nVman' 1iffin* c hY?"
i for liVSIT.l'SIA & INDI
i ot'.srioN. Ail.lr sn J. M.
? SUt'.i.I.V, Oh irlotte, N. C.
toS'o'dlers? Uelrs Sendsta-i.p
? for Circulars, COI? L. Ill So
9 IIAM. Ati'y. W'ashiiuion. 1?. U
>f Iis nnct valley, with prices
I., rend your address I r a reo
As In KUiirant-eil I-'lr?t Mo-1
.? ehnltte laTesuneals, a k for
r "I'uyliiK Iuvestm nt*." _
V. C. OI.N'KY As CO.,
Rrintl your .own Bone,
UIIIIU gleali Oyater shell.,
lOBAIIAM Flour antl Corn
t^t/iV. WIleon'k I'uieni). HK> per
cent, mine innile In keeplm: iioiil
Also POWr.Il Mll.I.S nnil FARM
iiKini.irr ^fljv vriiiia'.*?!' UJiCAV.
AllfoflxiPricBrp. l:em.rk. ble a nil quick ear... Tri.l r-kOk
ultcltcil and /ree trial of cure ?cn(
honest liivesIiRatara. Tllic Ill'VANl
1 l;su?UT tujri.M', Lafayette. lad
_nre sllowt-il a jree trial of thirty ilava ot then!
f Dr. Dyt-'H Celehraliit VoltnlcUelt with Kleetrlc Sn
pensnry Appllanees, for ihi- fpeertv relief nnd pc
inanent cure Of AVri-on., Vrbilttu. loss of Vitality nri
VOLTAIC lti:l.TCO..,Miil.linll tliel
Krr plus Teeth I'erieei and Hums Iloallbr.
1.1 V I\ NA.-1K QUICK for Plnf. >l ?*!,'. New lUatlraUS
rv.hH l> ll~? on l'?" llkk ef. Sc. P. ln.-.?. ?n,l kl.nltl
kjCalUnf, eu. Ac.iil.icll 10.tl.,. Pr.r.UIMIIH.I la.l.n.ll.ll
Is The Best
r on a (turn or rnhher coaL Ths FISH nRAND RI.IOKKn
, /el and wiii"keep ynn tfry In Iho linnlcst Mo
<!)'? M il ki ii iitel Ink.mo oilier. If your storekeeper iloe-l
"i. ,: univeiikl latikfkc
Qlaswnn the lavor of
te public ami now ranka
amonir Hie leaillng Meili
cluc.f i'..o oMom.
A. L. SMITH.
Tho OrlR-lnnl nnd Only Pennine.
Safo.nJ.lw.,. RellaM?. H.w.r. or north Ira. Imliatlnni
,.?^'.'!;'"!"''" ? kAPlllS. Alk your llruestat f"
"I'lilel.r.li r'? Knall.Ii" .iM Uk. olhtr.or BS0i0 It
MasHM] lo u. f..r |..rllcul.r. in tetue by return mall
name paper. ChlelMStST ehrnileal Co..
aSjS SUaiMa fviuaro, I'bllada., i>c
Sohl Sy llnu-al.t. every nhrrr. Alk for "< blehce
tcr'a Lnxllak" J'enuvruj al I'llla. Tak> va auu?.
ORFOLK & WESTERN RAILROAD.
Trail Tadle im ErriCT NOVEMBER 22, 1S85.
* v Petersburg
?9 35 a in
111 20 a m
12 17 p i,i
?0 40 a rn
7 20 a m
12 In p m
l r>7 p m
v lo nchburu
v 11 s >i>ko
v (1 r.s uiubtirg
2 10 p in
2 68 p m
4 0.1 p m
5 20 p m
8 40 pill
to ?I a in
7 40 a in
1U 17 a in
tO Ml a in
tutsm 7 i.i p in
6 06 a in 8 0.1 p m
7 6a a m s 56 u in
825ard 9 20p m
t?V?D.Hly. tDaily except Sunday.
-.esvo Norlta k 0 40 s m. dally, and 9.3s a rn,
dally Arrive lilcliinoud 10.55 a in daily except 8uu
lav, and 1.1*1 pm. iluilv.
Lea Vs Itleliinund via R. * P. II. It. at 835 a rn.
lally except Hiinduy, Connecting with No. 3 west
ottnaat Petersburg for all poluu on lino of N- k
LcnVrj Itlchmoiiil via It. P. It. It. dally nt 10.1?
- ni nnd 2.4811 ml arrives at Norfolk 3.20 p to, dally
and ?10 p m daily. w
l.ciivo If trbiuni.l1 daily except Sunday Tin R. k
. If. It. at 8 i?> a in aud 8.00 p at, arriving at Lynch?
ing at 2 00 p m and 3.55 a u, connecting with
ainsou Western Division.
Pullman Pa'ueo Sleepers itnnnoko to Atlanta on
o. 3 and Boanoka to New Orleaas on Mo. 1,
*I7 15 p m
10 44 "
?0 2.1 a m
6 57 a m
7 53 a m
r Central 2 05 a in 10 20 a m f 2 50 p m
i t'hrl ttansburg 2 27 a m 10 43 am 3 11 p in
4 45am 1155am 4S0pm
? h a m 12 5.1 p m f> 01 p m
7 00 p 111
UT"*Ijilly. tDaily except Sunday.
At Itoanoko No?. 2 and 4 ennnocts with Shensn
do.-.h Valley rnilrosd. Wo. 4 hasPnllm n sleepers
to New York without change via ?. V. railroad and
II.irriHburK. No. 4 has Pullman ale -pers to Wash
ington, without cha-go, via Uaitininre k Ohio rail
At Lynchbiii-R. Virginia Midlnnd railcind leaves
>r tho North i 20 n in daily except Sunday and 2110
P m and I ?0 am dally; leaves Lyncbbunl C 10 p m
-id 4.'.Saindaily for tlie Soul h.
lllchioon.l nnd Allcghany railroad loaves Lvnch
blii-K nt 2 Illp in nnd In p in arriving ni Richmond
11 p in and 7 UUn in daily eic nt Sunday,
lo. 2 makes conneeilnn via Petersburg for Rich
n I. arriving at Rlelimnnd I in p m daily. At
rfolk No. 2 urrivo.3 2i p m, connecting with Hay
le steamer leavinc Norfolk dal v except Siiiiilnv
? llalttinoro nt f. on ami with Old Dominion for
New inn on Mnndnv, Tuesday, VVeluesil.lv nnd
Saturday and with N. Y-, V. k N. railroad dally,
leaving No'folk at 0 p m.
NEW RIVER DIVISION.
' p m
i p in
i p lu
i P lu
Traveling I'as.vligcr Agent.
?. ? ?_ Roauoke, Va.
HAS. O. EDDY,
Vlco I'roa dent.
lOSEPII II. SANDS,
W. B. DEVIL
_ . Oenoral Passenger and Ticket Agent.
General Offices, ltonuoke, Va.
ICIIMOND ft ALLILQUENY R. R
SCHEDULE OF TRAINS.
nr Hal. Falls
nr Cllf 'ii Fg.
nr Uni. Kail,
IV Hal. Rills
ar Clift'u Frg.
lv Clifl'n Fr?,
E r BaL Falls
nr Hal. Falls
eist no un ii
lv Clifl'n Frg.
nr Hal. Falls
2 40 p m
4 21 p in
* 35 p m
10 30 am
7 00 a ni
1 on pin
1 f 0 p m
5 10 a m
6 Si p m
9 45 a in
10 an n m
7 0' a in
1 10 p m
t to p m
2 Ifi p in
3 ro p in
6 37 a in
C l,r> a m
7 00 a ra
8 Is5 a m
9 10 "
11 25 "
s so p m
7 02 p m
10 Hi) p m
1 00 p m
<t to p in
in 20 p in
2 15 a in
2 30 ?'
4 10 ?
tl 12 "
t- 60 ?<
3 I? n in
9 OS a in
10 00 a m
16 SO a m
B 45 "
6 00 p in
7 35 p m
7 40 p in
9 ?1 p m
9 40 p m
I 52 a ni
7 CO a in
Trains marked * dailv exec t Sunday; Train
marked 1 daily; Trains mnrke t daily except Mon
At Clifton Forge with f. A o. By. for the South
wen. Northwest nnd WsslJ at lynchhurg with N.
,t W. Ity. for nil points South Southeast and South
west;and Va. Mid. Ity. for all points North and
South'. At Richmond with Associated Hallways foi
all points in the South und it. K. & 1'. it. U. for nl
point- North; nt Islington with II. A O lt. II..
making closi connection atl'a.pera Kerry to am!
from I'itlsburg and the West; also, to points Norll
J- IL UACMURDO,
0. P; A., Itiehmond. Vs.
SHENANDOAH VALLEY RAILROAD
8. F. Tyler, Rjceiver.
Time Table in clT 'Ct NOVEMUER 32, 188>,
Ha-jcrstown 6.10 am 6.3 > pm
Antietnin - S.4S " 7.0J "
Shep crdstown 6.50 " 7.05 "
Rliennndo.-ih Junction 7.05 " 7.21 "
I !) nil-town - 7.17 " 7-31 "
ltiverton - - 8.2? " S.42 "
I.uray - - - S.f>1 ?? 9.4s >?
Milnc4 - 10.42 " 10.35 "
Wnyncsboro Junction 12.0 ) m 11.43 "
Natural Bridge - 2.11pm 1.41am
Itoanoko - . 3.43 pm 3.I J am
Atlanta . .
*.' B am
No. 3 has Pullman Sleeper New York to Atlantis
tin., wlthont change, via. llarrisburg nnd Koanoke
and a Slcciiing Cnr Baltimore lo I.uray, via W. M
It It No I lias Pallium Sleeper Washington to Nee
Urlosns without chunge via B. & O. railroad nut
At Ilagcrstown, Md., with the Western Msrylnnt
Rsilroad to and from ilaltiman-, Frederick
Kininilt-liiirg, Cetlyshur,', l'eiimsr, Wnyne-horo
Pa., mid points on tho Western Maryland raiiroac
With Cumberland Vnllcv rsilrnid to nnd
At loch Laird, with Lexdagtoa branch of Rick-*
nond and Allegheny /sllroad.
At Buchanan with Mala Lino of Richmond and
tUIcgheny railroad M -
At Hoanokc, with Norfolk and Wostera railroad.
At Boyce, for III Iwood and Wlnchcater, Va.
At Trootvlllc for Fincaatlc
Jlandard Time, Express Express
T .rii Meridian, No. 4. No. 3.
Wav csba'o Junction
IV 03 p. II,
0 30 r- U.
3 15 a. M
6 39 "
12 45 P. U
U. A: O.lt. It.
H A U. It. K.
W. M. It. It.
1 50 p. ir.
C. V. 11. It.
1'. II. It.
No, 4 makes elo'o coiincctl >n with C k O. It. It.
east an I wcsl bound traiin- No. 3 mak' iclo.-u con?
nection wast bound, r*
Pn Im in Hug -t eir. dally, o l No. 4 from Atlanta,
to Now York; wlthoat change, w-i barrisunnr, and
also Pullman sicuiht Now Urleaus tu Washington
via' alert, I'.o uiuhoaiiil .slioiminloah Junction, and
K- & O- It- It.
Ali > 1'arlor car oa No. 2 between l.uray and Bal
i tun eie vl.i II igerstuwn and W. M- It It
O. HOWAltD ItOVtlt
lien. l'as.. aud Ticket Agent
DAVID W. FUCK WIK, It inn .ko, Va.
?-M- FUTTKUKIl. Supcrlntenueiit
l'r.-'H Art. Hngerstowii. Md.
3? HR, I IST TI -LST C3
-DONE AT the
Cliiiclt "Valley INcwsI
Every Kind of Work will bo dor
Xeatly and Quickly.
TbupebatCBES aro givon as follows
by various oxporimonti: Melting load,
ibout fiOJ degrees; melting zinc, 710 to^
77;'; iron at rod, just visible, 900; irrj
at dull red, 1,270 to 1,202; iron
cherry red, 1,552 to 1,020; irouatolel
red 1,800 to2,000 Fiihrcnho.t; iron a]
white heat, 2,500 to 2,700; air from]
hot-blast stovo, 1,000 to 1,400; ignitl
charcoal, 2,200; molting plntiuuf
2,900; tomporntu-o of hot-blast fur
unco, 3,!J(0; tetnperoturo givon by'
I)eitholot of combustion of two parta
liydrogen mixed with ono pound oxygety
burning in tho nir, 11,000 to 3,850 Fohr-f j
cnlioit; tomporaturo of Bortholot ol
Iwo purls of carbonic oxid i with on<j^ j
part of oxygen burning in tho air, 3,54(1
to -1,000. _
Ali*. Haunum stys that he hij
wasted $."?,000 on boomerang throwejj
"You've heard of Australian bnshme|
ho said, "who have a weapon mode
a hent stick that they throw witl
wonderful skill, hitting tho prey un?
erringly, the boomerang returning ol
itself to fall at tho feot of tho marks
man ? I had an agent go from London
to tho wilds of Xow South "Wtilos; bul i
he writes mo that tho nccounfs aro two
thirds lies, and tho rcmainine third|
isn't worth bringing owayT Thob^oi
rang is a fact, and tho native Austraj
ravages fling it at game, missing i
as often as hitting; and it will roturl
if it strikes nothing, to somowhero ncail
I ho starling point, but with no Bort ol\|
rcrtainty, My mm searched thorongh-j
ly, anil witnessod tho feats of tho bos|
rxperts to bo found, but they ainounj
cd to nothing in particular.' Tho fal
wious boomerang is practicolly a myth."!
The Washinglon Post says: "Thj
latly clerks in i ho Postoffico ^opar
mentond some of the gentlemen clerki
too, mako a great pet of littlo Mil
Mollio Vila i, the daughter of tlijgVns
master (iencral, who visits the depo*
jnont every Saturday, spends the d|
tinder the protecting wings of tho Is
clerks, Slid go?s homo with her fatli
in tho nflornoon. Sho is a pretty lit!
girl, with red cheoks nnd bright, spoi
ling eyes,'and a tendency to say sho.
things. Last Saturday about 12 o'cloj
when sho wanted some luncheon,
was going to her father, when onol
the lathes remarked that it would |
useless, as sho had just scon him
Iurod by a f.'ena'.or. 'Senators,
bother, I must cC"foss,' exclaimed
lUollic, petulantly ; uW it con II
bo questioned that sire axprcssei!
sentiments that her father frequent
When a woman's temper is bad it
very had. An Episcopal rector
Elizabeth, N. J., has oxperionccd a
realizing souse of this fact. A promi?
nent lady member of bis congregation
wanted tho pastor to wait until she had
tho baptismal font arranged before he
would administer tho sacrament. An?
noyed by tho lady's interference, the
rector objected, whereupon, bor tom
per boing unable to brook a re?
proof, sho struck tho clergyman
a resounding blow on tho chook
It was a dramatic tableau
shocked thoso present and furnishci
food for gossiping tongues. ThS samj
lady, who is very wealthy, very nnstorj
and very active in charitable under
tokings, some yoars ago ordered
iron colln from ono of tho undertaken!
in town. Sho.vhas_ frequently' visited
his store and
ing pluco. I:
out and tin
sieged by so
hi 0 the co
heard of tho
im in gazmg o:
bo her last rest]
nncr this lcake
as instantly 1
I how to got i
Tho lady hots
nnnl when s
refnsodto pay for tho casket, which tl
?ndertaker still has in hit possessio
Hou out over $200 by th, transact!
inn ronson tniy r-npitaili
? becoming unpopular is l|o
? a Growing aversion to lfo