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THE TIMES, WASHINGTON, TUESDAY, A-PRJEL 19, 1S98.
W0 V& " Ik & 1Lr fri
THE MASONIC FAIR
in here at anT time and
let us show you our selection of
Spring Suits. We are showing
some exceptionally good values in
Men's Suits at
in newest colors and patterns, in
Worsted, tweed and cassimere, that
are being offered elsewhere as
special bargains at $2.50 or $3
iriore. They are not made to order,
but are MADE TO FIT.
ROBINSON k CHERY CO.,
: 12th andFSts, N.W.
ncincmlKT Hint GUOVKlt GRA
HAM'S remedy is GUARANTEED (o
remove all clihtre.-s PltOM THE
FIRST DOSE. It Is folly t KiifVer
vlicn n 50c. liottle. procured from
j-nar OniRTfslNt, will correct Intini
3y all umilcnsaxit symptom. An in
ftillililc Specific for Dvniiciinis:,
Ileartliurii, Gnstriti and all 1Ih
easeh arlsInK from an Iiupnlrctl IJi
KcMivc SyMcm. "Write to Grower
Graham Co., Jfcwliurfrh, X. Y., for
Sdie Howard, colored, a resident of
Tin Cup Alley, fell while walking alone
Sixth Street yesterday evening and broke
her left arm.
3TJc fcody of the colored man found Sun
day Hosting in the Eastern Branch re
gained unidentified at the morgue until
lust night, when it was buried in potters'
-iliss Emily a. Bingham died suddenly
on Saturday at the home of her sister,
31rs. R. C. Dean, No. 173C I Street north
Avest. The body has been taken to In
dfcmapolis for burial.
:A -thief invaded the Capitol last night
and stole a searchlight from the bicycle
of Jlr. YV. II. Hyatt, which was stand
ing on the Senate side. Sir. Hyatt offers
n, reward of $25 for the arrest of the cul
prit. There were" two ymall fires yesterday.
TKree sheds in rear of 1426 North Capitol
Street, owned by Mrs. Mundy, were de
syed. Damage $200. The other blaze
ws at GO) Q Street and resulted in only
Frank Hamilton, colored, was thrown
from a carriage at Seventh Street and
New York Avenue yesterday forenoon
and severely injured about the head. Po
liceman Haller had him removed to the
Qrville Shepherd, four years of age, re
tWing at No. S29 Eighth Street northeast,
was knocked down and run over by a
horse and carriage driven by J. H. Schuo
kor, yesterday evening, near his home.
The boy was seriously injured about the
"head and body.
The carriage and wagonmakers' assem
bly. Kjiights of Labor, received a letter
yessterddy-cfrom Representative Bailey
cfrayiHmenting it on the resolutions it
adapted at its last meeting demanding
the recognition of Cuba as a free and in
di pendent republic.
The firet annual ball of the association
nf props feeders and assistants took
r.iace Ifest evening at Typographical Temple-
nd -iva a. most delightful affair. More
than a hundred couples participated in
tliadanco which was kept up till an early
livtir this morning.
WMJe M. J. Murphy -was alighting from
n Baltimore and Potomac locomotive at
the South Capitol Street crossing about
4 o'clock yesterday afternoon, his left foot
was run over and terribly crushed. Mr.
Slwrnhy resides at No. 41C Virginia Ave
Xiettben T. Lucas, a colored waiter at
CJdWs Hotel, Tenth and E Streets, was
arrested yesterday by Policeman Simpson
cjiarjed with the serious offense of perjury-
Policeman Berman is complainant.
He alleges that Lucas swore falsely while
a -witness for the defense when Mr. AV1I
iliam Smith, proprietor of Cobb's Hotel,
-was being tried for violating the Uquor
-The Are department was called out
twice last night. The first blaze was at 7
o'clock, in the show window of store No.
3W Seventh Street northwest. The con
tftats of the window caught flre from a
K&S jet and $73 damage resulted. The ex
rorion of a coal oil lamp in the pool
rooms of Mrs. Rebecca Abrahams, No.
CJ2 Louisiana Avenue, caused the second
alarm. Damage slight.
J BELLICOSE CITIZENS.
Several of Them are Arrested for
Disturbing the Pence.
The Emancipation Day parade yester
day afternoon was marked by several ex
cftfng occurrences, and in two instance;
lar incipient riots. The ltrst serious fracas
ooewred at Twenty-second and M
Streets, where Aloysine Hamilton, a col
urqA lqy. only fifteen years old, drew a re
vtitver, and after flourishing the weapon
Aiecltared it into a crowd. It appears
titat gangs of men and boys from dif
fJBKiit sections of the city met at the
:bive point and engaged in a free tight.
Brinks, club and pistols vere used. A
lfat call was responded to by Sergt. 11c-JCc-Iey
and a detachment of reserves
from the third precinct. Hamilton was
arrested and two charges placed against
htm one of assault to kill and one of
carrying deadly "weapons. The police
captured ten of the lighters, including
Itoddy Johnson, Joe Wayne, William
IJaxndge and Morris Young. They arc
charged with disorderly conduct.
T- second small riot occurred near the
mark-i in Kan Washington. Policeman
lAUioy arrested Charles Ruckman, nine
teen years old. and Mort- Peyton, twenty
Sfot years old. both colored. They car
Mf.inie Thomas, Mary Carter, and a
Trastifeer of others, who created disturb
ances along the route of the parade, were
TO CUIUJ A COI.T) IN ONE DAY
Tke Laxative Bromo Quinine Tablets.
AH druggists refund the money if It fails
to cure. Sc. The genuine has L. B. Q. on
t)ur Bottling Department
& . has been enlarged.
growth of our family trade V?
has ban enormous, and the a)
popularity of our
attests its excellence as a
v pure, delicious table beer.
, v Let us send you a case
3- Ce of Si bottle rwt in unlet
tend wagons $1.23. Write or telephone.
Washington Brewery Company,
Fourth and F Streets N.
E. Th:nc 2I5i.
S6e666S 6666 fc
Second AVeelc Opens With an In
Convention Hatl cntereu l,iI! its second
and closing week under auspicious cir
cumstances last night
The attendance showed no falling off
from the great throngs of last week, and,
as if to make things more interesting,
three orders attended" in a body. These
were the Independent Order of Odd Fel
lows, the Knights of Pythias and the
Knights and Ladles of the Golden Eagle.
Shortly before S o'clock the visitors en
tered the hall from the annex, under the
escort of the Mount Pleasant Field
The oflicers of the Odd Fellows on the
stage were: grand master, John 1.
Brown; deputy grand master, W. "W. Mil
Ian; grand warden, John B. Ward; grand
representatives, W. P. Allen and George
v. L-ine; grand patrarch, 11. C. Hazard;
grand guard, L. H. McDade; grand sec
retary, "William R. Hunt; grand master,
J. H. Crew; and grand chaplain, J. z.
The following lodges of-the order were
represented: Central, No. 1; Washington,
No. C; Eastern, No! 7; Harmony, No. 0;
Columbia, No. .10; lnion, No. 11; Friend
ship, No .12; Covenant, No. 13; Beacon,
No. 15; Metropolis, No. 10; Excelsior, No.
17; Mechanics'; No. IS; Federal City, No.
M; Golden Rule, No. 21; Mt. Pleasant, No.
22; Salem, No. 23; Takoma, No. 24; Lang
don, No. 25; and Rebecca Lodges, Naomi,
Ruth and Martha AVashing.on.
The grand officers of the Knights of
Pythias in the reviewing party were:
grand chancellor, John C. Yost; grand
vice chancellor, J. A. Frank; past grand
chancellor, R. D. Cruper; grand prelate,
Frank Hosford; chancellor of Superior
Lodge, Frank Thomas; and vice chancel
lor of Superior Lodge, Harry Standiford.
The Pythian lodges represented were: Co
lumbia, Franklin, Mount Vernon, Web
ster. Union, Capital, Superior, Rathbone,
Syracusian, Calanthe, Equal, Hermlone,
Harmony, Decatur, Amaranth, Excel
sion and Germania.
The program of the evening was as
follows: Dancing by pupils of Prof. Ca
ruana; expert bicycle riding, Mr. Samuel
Howard; revolving ladder act, Shreve and
Morsell; expert bicycle riding, Ray Cog
swell. The music of the evening was furnished
by Haley's Military and Concert Band,
which will also play each evening during
the week, supplanting the National Guard
Brigade Band which appeared last week.
The village program for tonight will
be: String orchestra. Prof. Christiani's
pupils; fancy dance. Miss Virgie Luckett;
wrestling. Brothers Sterling Kerr, Jr.,
of Harmony Lodge, No. 17, and George
Schaefer, Alleghany Lodge, No. 25C, Vir
ginia; exhibition of bag punching, Mr.
George A. Crawford, Jr., Columbia Ath
letic Club; whistling solo and imitations,
Mr. Milton Clark, Burnt Cork Club;
"Almost Talking," "Black Bonnie;" Ori
ental ballet, pupils of Prof. Carnana;
fancy bicycle riding, by "Racycle" Baker;
specialty, Mr. Henry Hills, Burnt Cork
Club; caricature sketches, Mr. Felix E.
Mahony; wonderful exhibition of elec
trical club swinging, Miss Emily E. Sau
ter. and pupils; broad sword exercises,
Messrs. E. C. Shaw, and TV. T. Ellis.
Columbia Athletic Club; wrestling. Prof.
Joyce and Mr. Brick. C. I. A. C; the two
German consuls, Sol S. Goldsmith and
John L. Reh, original sketch. "Did She;"
acrobatics, Messrs. Orlando Ross, Frank
"Waters, and Prof. Crossley, C. A. C; our
dog, "Black Bonnie;" cornet solo, Walter
F. Smith, of Harmony Lodge No. 1;
serpentine dance, Miss Mabel Thompson.
The program on the main exhibition
stage will be as follows:
Drill, by fancy drill squad, Maj. H. -T.
D&mer, commanding, Sergt. L C. Nor
wood, Capt- C. D. Young, Corp. R. D.
Black. Sergt H. M. Sinister, Sergt. Car
roll Paul. Lieut. J. H. Gnnnell. Sergt.
C. C. Heylmun, Capt. S. W. Bogan; fancy
bicycle riding, by Miram Baker; scarf
drill, by Miss Bartha Helnline and ladies;
drill, by Company C, Fourth Battalion,
National Guard, Capt. Streeks, com
manding. The night has been set apart for the
military organizations of the city.
The Washington Light Infantry will
meet the Alexandria Light Infantry at
Thirteen and Half Street and Pennsyl
vania Avenue tonight and march under
the escort of the Mount Pleasant Field
Band to Thirteenth Street and New
York Avenue, where the High School
cadets will fall in and continue to the
hall. Haley's Band will escort the Na
tional Rifles, aid the National Guard"
Band will escort the Fencibles and Mor
ton cadets from Seventh Street and Penn
sylvania Avenue. AH cadets will ren
dezvous at Thirteenth Street and New
York Avenue and parade to the hall.
Sigrttn Corns of the IJistrlet Be
In case this country becomes involved
in war with Spain, and the National
Guard of the District takes the field, as
now seems quite probable, the Signal
Corps will be commanded by First Lieut.
John M. Field, the officer who organized
and commanded the original Signal Corps
D. C. N. G., who yesterday accepted the
command tendered him by Gen. Harris.
It is the intention of TJeut. Field, in
recruiting this organization, to enlist as
many telegraph operators and linemen
as can be secured, the services of these
specialists being peculiarly valuable in an
j organization of this character, retaining
ulr?o ts iiiuiiy ul iuu jiiciiiucj.a ui wit;
present organization, recently Company
D, Engineer Corps, as wish to volunteer.
The command will be equipped and
mounted as light cavalry, and will afford
unusual advantages to ambitious young
A business meeting- of Cammack Tent,
Ko. 5C, Independent Order of Pechabltes,
was held last Saturday evening. Chief
Ituler E. W. Klrby presided. Under good
of the order, addresses were made by
Messrs. J. T. Farr, of Union Tent: F. T.
Scott, J. P. Clancy, Martin Maher, G. W.
Morris, James LItz, N, F. Steele, J. F.
Palley, A. W. Chancy, E. W. KIrbv, F.
Maddox, C. M. Mills and J. T. Hensley.
Songs were given by William B. Clark,
P. II. Calligan and J. F. Maher.
It lipid Transit In Amiiircil
rcr next Summer from Washington and Baltimore
to Ocean City, Md. Choice lots for gale cheap.
Jno. P. Uaggarcan. 700 11th fit.
A Hess I
Summer Shoe. :
! We call your attention to a
: new Hess Shoe for Summer X
wear, of dark tan vici kid :
I made on one of Hess' shapes
the "pear toe" with fancr
: tip or entirely plain.
It's as comfortable and as ..
easy on your feet as a stock-
: ing a perfect boon, in fact, ?
for folks with tender feet.
'.(. Your feet won't bum if you
; wear a pair of these.
H? J :
vl 1 :
S5.00 a pair.
The new Tan and Black ?
Oxfords are in. Come and see :
what smart styles .they are.
Our "made-to-ordcr" department
is -prcpaicd to
wear of every
fill orders for foot-
sort. Tell us uliat
N. HESS' SONS,
931 Pa. Ave.
A Treatment That Ts Modern, Scien
tific, .ami "What Is or Much More
Importance, a Treatment '.That
Cn res 5 a Month A "Free Trial.
Dr. Cowden's treatment that lias lifted the dark
nets and blight of the word "incurable" from
hundreds of thousands of these caes of diseases
in the Throat, Ilronchial Tubes and Lungs, works
its curatie action for two reasons:
(1) It reaches every sore spot, from ,the orifice,
of the note tp the deepest part of the lungs, to the
innermost recesses of the middle ear.
(2) Instead of irritating, inflaming, and feeding"
the fires of the disease, it soothes," quiets, heals
What is the treatment that cures these condi
tions, once regarded incurable? I!y what process
I docs it restore the diseased membrane, remove the
poison and relieve the soreness of disease? Let the
experience of persons cured and being cured tell.
.HOW IT CURES
Here is a patient taking treatment for Catarrh
in tho Head. He breathes the soothing medication
through his nostrils, and the nasal channels open
up, the stufftd-up feeling in the head leaves, ar.d
he can breathe naturally through the nos: a.;aiu.
The dull pains acres the front of the head fade
away, and the nasal membrane is soothed until
inflammation and soreness arc all gone. The bad
odor of the breath pases away, and the lost sense
of smell returns. The dropping in the throat is
checked, the no'-e does not top up toward night
any mere, the sneezing and snulhng have ceased,
the discharge from the nose -grows less and less
and finally stops altogether. The disease has been
checked and eradicated from the system before it
ever reached the throat. It has not been driven
down into the throat or into his lunt;s or into his
ears, as is so often done by other treatments.
HOW IT CURES
CATARRH OF THE THROAT.
Hero is another patient who had Catarrh in the
Head. He caught cold after cold, and the disease
spread down into his throat. , He breathes and
drinks in the disease-banishing medication. It
bathes the membranes of his head and throat.
The soreness of the head and throat becomes less
and the desire to hawk and spit is disappearing,
the sense of tate is returning, and the voice again
becomes soft and melodious. There is no more
gagging and vomiting in the morning. No longer
docs every exposure to the weather result in a
stuffed-up tin oat that becomes sore and inflamed,
and no longer does he find his throat and tongue
dry as chips when lit wakes from an unrefrcshing
HOW IT CURES
Here is another patient who for years had been
a sufferer. Even- fresh cold seemed to Tta.v longer
than former colds, and he noticed that his cars
got stopped up and his hearing became duller and
duller and there were ringing and buzzing noises
in his ears. The catarrh had pacd upward and
backward from the throat along the eustachian
tubes leading from the throat into the car. He
had visited throat doctors and car doctors and
catarrh doctors without relief. In this condition
we find him inhaling the never-failing medication,
and soon he notices a change. The noises in the
ear stop, there is no more discharge, the hearing
gets better, and finally the tulcs of the ears open
up and something seems to give way in the head.
His hearing had completely returned. No wonder
he considers the result a marvel.
$5.00 A MONTH.
This rate applies to all patients and all diseases,
includes all medicines, visits to office, examination
and treatment. This rate entitles every patient
to Doctor Cowden's personal attention, and in all
cases of Deafness to Doctor McCoy's almost mi
raculous treatment for the deaf, it secures for
each applicant the most modern, scientific and
I curative treatment known to medicine in case3 of
1 a catarrhal nature. Itheumatism, Kidney diseases
and Skin diseases given the same careful atten
tion. In fact, everything is done that is possible
for these physicians to do in even- case desiring
treatment, ilie moderate ice 01 ?a docs not de
tract in any manner from the value of the atten
TRIAL TREATA1ENT FREE.
That all may have an adequate and correct idea
of the 3IcCoy treatment, the wonderful results of
which arc attracting the attention of the whole
country. Doctor Cowden has generously arranged
for a limited time to give all applicants on
their first visit a Trial Treatment Free. This is
purely for educational purposes. In a few years
this treatment will be in general adoption by the
profession, and it is the desire of its dis-covercrs
that it be seen and noted by as many people as
possible in the offices of the National Practice
which Doctor McCoy has instituted in Washing
ton. Don't wait for some friend to get cured,
but call and have a free trial in your own case.
Doctor J. M. Cowden,
715 13th Street Northwest.
Office Hours D a. m. to 12 m.; 2 to 5 p. m.; 7
to 8 p. m. daily; Sundays and holidays, 10 a. m.
to 1 p. m.
THINK IT A SUICIDE.
Seventeenth Street Sciver
The crew of the police steamer will
drag the basin at the foot of Seventeenth
Street this morning for the body of a
young white man who is believed to have
committed suicide there about 5 o'clock
At that hour the supposed suicide, on
his way to the basin, which is nine or ten
feet deep, passed Charles Coleman and
George F. Peed, boys, who live at No.
930 Baptist Alley northwest. He turned
to the boys and asked if they wanted a
shirt. Being answered in the negative,
the unknown young man was seen to un
dress. He then suddenly disappeared and
the boys believe he sprang overboard into
The clothing was found piled on the
river bank and taken to the Twelfth
Street Police Station by Samuel Furt
ner, of No. 1407 E Street northwest, where
it was examined by Detective Kilmartin.
The articles found were a blue bicycle
cap with leather front, black and white
striped negligee shirt, black satin necktie,
a well-worn black cutaway coat, black
checked pants and fancy black vest, with
white polka dots. A small notebook found
in one of the coat pockets Indicates that
the young man Hold newspapers to news
boys. On one of its pages is an account
for New York papers with a newsboy
named Pryor, dated April 15; also a re
ceipt for $10 from Eddie Rusie; the names
of several race horses and that of Nick
Johnson, a race horse owner.
DH. TALMAGE KOBBED.
Several I'ieceH of Valuable .Tewelry
TaUen From His Residence.
Headquarters detectives wore called up
on yesterday to investigate a robbery re
cently committed at No. 1400 Massachu
setts Avenue, the home of Dr. T. De Witt
Talmage, the well-known clergyman. Dr.
and Mrs. Talmage are out of the city, but
the house is in charge of their two
daughters. This morning they discovered
that some thief had entered one of the
bed chambers and stolen a lady's .open
face watch, studded with pearls, valued
tit ?C5; a pearl pin, valued at ?20, and a
ruby-set necklace, valued at $10. The
articles were taken from a jewelry box.
An investigation failed to show that the
house had been broken into, and Miss
Daisy Talmage explained that she had not
seen the jewelry for several days.
I was reading an advertisement of
Chamberlain's Coljc, Cholera and Diar
rhoea Remedy in the Worcester Enter
prise recently, which leads me to write
this. 1 can truthfully say I never used
any remedy equal to it for colic and
diarrhoea. I have never had to use more
than one or two do&cs to cure the worst
case with myself or children. W. A.
Stroud, Pocomoke City, Md. For sale by
Henry Evans, wholesale and retail drug
gist, 03S F Street northwest, and Con
necticut Avenue and S Street northwest;
and 142$ Maryland Avenue northeast.
"When you feel all tired out what you
need Is a glass of "Diamond" or "Munch
ner" Beer. Pure, strengthening, delicious.
The Great Providers-Cash or Credit Waver &
This Will Be a Week of Rare Bargains.
Probably the last week of our Rebuilding Sale. As you know,- we have acquired the Knights of
Pythias Hall and the two floors above it. The builders and carpenters havebeen busy altering the building
to suit our purpose and now they afe very nearly through So come while you have a chance to buy at
Rebuilding Sale prices, which are far lower than anything yet.
Credit the same as usual even at these prices.
Make your payments so small that you will not miss the money. It will satisfy us.
A very substantial and neat Itecd Body
Good Oak Extension Table, 5 legs, 6
Very Fine Kattan Baby Carriage, nice
ly upholstered, full roll body,
Mayer & P
The I'ollee are Asked to Iiiveatieatf:
Two cases of housebreaking and several
minor robberies were reported to the
detective bureau yesterday.
Burglars entered the store of Israel
Kapneck, No. 2G20 Seventh Street, by
cutting out a panel of the back door.
They secured 1300 worth of cigarettes
and a quantity of tobacco, pipes and ci
der. The house of Arthur S. Thompson, No.
1457 Park Street northwest, was entered
and plated ware and other articles were
Minnie Sacks of No. 2113 G Street report
ed that ?5 was stolen from Iter.
Thieves stole a Calumet bicycle from
D. Vance Vandivar, No. 109 First Street
THE SALVATION ARMY.
Five Keeruits Enrolled I-jiNt Xigrlit ly
Standing beneath tho folds of the Stars
and Stripes and the colors of the Salva
tion Army at tho headquarters of No. 3
Corps, No. 1529 Seventh Street, last even
ing, five young peoplo consecrated their
lives to Christ and pledged their earnest
support to the cause of Christianity. The
ceremony of initiating the candidates was
conducted by Major Pebbles. The at
tending exercises were Interesting and
Impressive, and after formally renewing
their pledges the new soldiers gave their
individual experiences of conversion.
The novitiates are Miss Helen Hartley,
a charming young lady, seventeen years
of age, and Messrs. Thomas Loftus, Lew
Is Davis, Arthur Ridgley and Elmer Pos
ton. During the evening Cadet Andrews, the
"minstrel" of the Salvation Army, sang
several selections, and Mrs. Major Peb
bles sang "The Slums of Chicago."
Centrnl Iialior Union.
At a meeting of the Central Labor Un
ion held last evening the request of the
National Brewery Workers' Association,
asking its co-operation to secure a nine
hour work day, was favorably considered
and the matter will be referred to tho
local trades unions for indorsement. The
committee on Labor Day reported that
I favorable terms had been made with the
River view Company and that the day
would be celebrated at that resort.
To successfully build up a strong phy
sique and fit yourself to combat with the
toils of life can only be accomplished by
drinking Ileurich's beer with your meals,
lleurich's will give you confidence" and
strength. Macrzon, Senate, Extra Pare
and Lnger and Sparkling Stock Ale can
be had by writing or 'phoning Arlington
Large Hardwood Itockcr, nfecly finish
ed Saddle Seat,
A very large Oak Hall Hack, with Bevel
ed Plate Mirror, finely carved,
Large 21-inch Top Oak and Mahogany
Finished Parlor Table,
With the greatest Piano
We have four Upright Pianos that have been rented and used in
the theater from 1 to 4 months.
The prices were from $275 to $350.
The prices are now $175 to $235.
Your choice of cases Oak, Mahogany, Rosewood, and French
Walnut. Stool and scarf, 5-year guarantee, and 1 3'ear tuning free.
Terms: SI 5.00 cash and S7.00 per month.
The above instruments are all standard makes and have been sold
in Washington for the last ten years. To those who contemplate buy
ing in the near future this is a great opportunity of getting a first class
Piano at less than factory cost.
Kimball Piano Warerooms,
W. G. Hawley, Mgr. 523 J Jth St. N. W.
An Anniversary Celebration.
The second anniversary of the pastoral
work of the Rev. I. F. Aldridge will be
celebrated at the Campbell A. M. E.
Church, Hillsdale, D. C Sunday, April
24, 1S9S. The church will be decorated
with flowers and potted plants.
Threo services will be held. The choir
will render special music. The Sunday
school session will be held at 9:30 a. m.
The Rev. M. M. Moore, D. D., financial
secretary of the A'. M. E. Church, will
preach at 11 a. m. In tho afternoon es
says will be read by Miss Georgiana R.
Simpson and Miss Mary E. Ilite. Ad
dresses will be delivered by Mr. Garnet
C. "Wilkinson, Mr. P. "W. Frisby, Hon.
J. P. Green and others.
The Rev. Aldridge, by wise council and
judicious management has succeeded in
bringing the church out the confusion
in which it was thrown three years ago,
when Bishop "W. .7. Gaines, D. D., remov
ed the Rev. F. M. Ovelton. against the
protest of the members and appointed
tho Rev. AV. C Gowens pastor. It will
bo remembered that tne trustees iockcu
tho church and refused to admit the
Rev. Mr. Gowens, but the church was
opened by a writ of mandamus Issued" by
Judge Cole. The quarterly conference
has asked for the return of the Rev.
I. F. Aldridge for another year.
Pettit-Cash or Credit The
I ii iiOa. n (Tii, JF
White Enameled Dressing Cose, with
Beveled Plate Glass.
The very largest stock of Mattings in
the city this season's importations.
Good Fancy 3Iatting, 9c a yard.
Heavy Weave China Matting, 15c a yard.
Extra Quality Finish Matting, 2oc a yard.
Fine Japanese Matting, 20c a yard.
ThU Massively Carved Oak Sideboard,
very large, with swell front, only,
nd mV '' Ti - r" F JtfirKSS-, mUJ ,111 ' t
This beautiful Oak Bedroom Suite, sold regularly at $30 everywhere.
Large size Bed, Dresser and Washstand, Elaborately Carved,
i GET ONE. i
The vast convenience of a Gas
Heater has made it indUpensable to
to the completely-furnished home. It
affords a quick, safe, clean and eco
nomical means for heating any single
room. And it can be set up wherever
there is a gas fixture. We're closing
out good Gas Heaters for 1.25.
S Gas Appliance Exchange,
1124 New York Avenue.
Gold-Laden Klondike Itcrttra.
Seattle, Wash., April IS. The steamships Queen
and Rosalie arrived yesterday with thirty Klon
dikrs from Lynn Canal. Som of the most suc
cessful of the returned Klondikers are J. A. Car
lisle. Virgil Moore, Charles Meadow, George
A. Itobinson, George Friend. Charles Eaton, and
11. E. Williams. Friend and Eaton exhibited
thirty pounds of dust and nuggets, and Meadows
and Moore have a $5,000 collection of nuggets,
besides dust. Itobinson is returning with not less
Omti 9100.000. He and five or si othoii linnrl,...!
I their claims in the Klondike district, selling them
to a rhiliuleipiua syndicate.
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The best and most economical
frigerator. made in-hardwood,
Oak Cane Seat Chair 6Sc
5 Piece Tapestry Parlor Sake $11.30
Solid Oak Standing Baofc Sfcelf. 3.35
Large 5-drawer Oak GhlSoRter. 3-03
' fill le9'
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Full Size Heavy Brass Trimmed White
Enameled Bed, with number one woven
rprfngs. and good cotton top mattress.
STim Cnrti- to save1 b7 dealing with
i c LCIIL merchants Tiho give Discouas
v "v Checks. Ask for them.
We lead tbem all in rtyle and prlcij.
fiolS-tf.em THB HATTEB.
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Agents. JOHN B. ESPEY. 1010 Pa. Ave.
8 Will Bring Results.
Electru ity has been put to almost every
other u-e and now it is bein? employed
as an advertising medium. Striking elec
tric light signs are displayed in front of
H a store or restaurant advertising some
H jarticular brand of goods or the name oi
H the proprietor. Ths? "eleetrie ads" never
y fail to bring big results. If vow are in
4 tcreited drop a postal or 'shone 1S77-
and our representative will call and talk
tne mutter over with you.
U. S. Electric Lighting Co.,
213 11th st. nw. 'Phone 1SJ7.
Men's Fast-Color Office Coats; great O K -
TENMLLE. 700 Seventh Street Northwest.
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