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The Marietta Picture Man.
still continues at
588 Front St., Marietta, Ohio.
The BEN HUR
a Strictly High Grade Wheel !
B. EVELEIGH, Agt.
I See Sample In Diamond Pants Co's Window.
iVe invite you to call and inspect our
new Spring Wall Papers which are arriv
ing almost daily.
We have the reputation of introducing
he very latest, designs and colorings made
jy tne leading lactones oi me unutu
States, and which consists of the celebrated
Inaltes of M. H. Birge & Sons., The Robert
trams Co., Warren, Fuller & Co., Wm.
Campbell & Co,, and many others.
Prices lower than ever, at 5 cents and
apwards. A lot of remnants at your own
128 Front Street.
$40 to $100.
Fowler, Sterling and
Call m J see us before you buy.
Full line in rf few days.
Catalogues on appli
cation. Koerner & Richardson
jr-.r- "Hi1 im. 1 nt
1-H ARIETTA DAILY LEADER
FRIDAY, MARCH O, 1 890
PERSONAL A..D LOCAL.
A now official position .lias boon
created by 'the Ohio Rler Railroad
Company. It Is thilt of'l'raVcllng En
gineer and Mr. filter Li'iy'mau, the
engineer of No. C has" been appointed
to act In that capacity.
Traveling Passenger Agent Prank
Wilson, of tho B & O., was in the city
on business Thursday.
-Agent D. W. rielterinjr, of tho C.
& M., was In l'arkcrsbdrg Thursday on
a business trip.
Tho'frlends of Sam Lark, who wa
a plasterer by'trado and 'mysteriously
disappeared from Marietta over two
years ago, will bo pleased to learn that
ho turned up Ifobrunry 20th at tho
homo of his brother in Jasper, Mo.
Where ho has been In the interin Is un
known, though his relatives searched
for him continuously after ho disap
peared. He has a sister in this city.
B. Eyerleigh is confined to the
house by illness.
Persons expecting to bo candidates
at tho coming spring election should
remombor thatthelr'noniinution papers
must bo on filo at the office of, tho
Clerk of the Board of Deputy Super
visors of elections on or before March
24th, to assure their names being print
ed on the ballots.
City Editor Goddard, of the Ports
mouth Times, was In the city Thurs
day, haying been bubpoenaed as a wit
ness in the Milligan grand larceny
case. Ho left this morning for Sisters
villo. Tho Woman's Homo Missionary
Society will hold thulr regular month
ly meeting at (the M. E. Church, Fri
day nt 3 p. m. Easter programme.
Complaints have been filed against
J. C. Brenun dnd Earl flayls for riding
their bicycles after dark without lan
terns. Both gentlemen aro public
servants and everybody enjoys thu
joke, except posslbjy, the parties prin
Mr. Tim Evans, of Beverly, was in
tho city Thursday on business.
A. Xj. Gracoy returned Thursday
from Cairo, W. Va.
Tho regular meeting of Marietta
Coramaudery No. 50, K. T., will occur
Tho concert given at tho Congre
gational church last evening by the
DeMoss Family Quartette, known as
the Lyric Bards of America, was well
attended. The musical numbers were
rendered in an artistic manner and
wero received with great eleat by an
appreciative audience. Among the
special features wero the playing of
two cornets by Mr. Geo. DeMoss, tho
playing of two tunes on the organvhile
singing a third by Henry DeMoss, and
the mandolins in tho hands of Misses
Minnie and Lizzie DeMoss, who in
terpreted Schubort's famous serenade
most beautifully. Space will not per
mit us mentioning each special feature,
but altogether thib was one of tho best
entertainments wo havo had for some
The earnings of tho Ohio River R.
R. as shown by the Now York Finan
cial Chronicle for tho second week in
February, 1800, wero S7.000 greater
than for tho samo week of 1S'J5. For
tho month of February, 1S00, thoy
wero 51S.O0O greater than for February
1893. For January and February, 1890,
they wero S3S.000 greater than for the
same two months of 1805. For tho year
1803 tho earnings wero $175,800 greater
than for the year 18(14. This propor
tion of increased earnings has bVen
kept up since last April, and is still
maintained. Tho business outlook for
the spring trado promises even greater
Tho trial of Ella Milligan", indicted
for grand larceny alleged to have con
sisted of taking $200 from her husband,
John Milligan, was abruptly termi
nated in Common IMeas Court Thursday
morning. Ilefore any witnesses were
called it develoned that a wifo could
not steal from her husband, as sho has
an Interest in all ho possesses, and
Judgo Sibley charged tho jury to im
mediately .bring in a verdict of not
guilty, which was done. Tho cases
against John Rickey andMlnnio linker
for complicity in the same supposed
offonso will, of course, bo dropped,
Kyle Oooden, of Iiovcrly, Is the
guest of frieuds In tho city.
Harmnr Lodge No. 115, I. O. O. P.,
conferred the first degree last ovenlng.
Monday, about midnight, tho house
nt Stewart's Station, oyned and occu
pied by Hdward Prince, caught firo and
was partly burned with its contents.
The origin of tho firo Is not known,
Hut It is supposed to havo caught from
a defective flue.
Henry Smith, charged with, tress
pass by Mary Groves, was dismissed by
Squire Guyton Thursday on account of
Horn, Thurwlny, March Gth, to Mr.
and Mrs. Samuel Rltchio, Fourth
street, a son. ,
Ed. McUec is suffering from an at
tack of rheumatism, being confined to
Judge Leeper will go up to New
Matamoras Saturday to deliver an ad
dress before the Knights of Pythias
Lodgo at that place, who celebrate an
Tho boiler works subscription wna
closed on timo Thursday, thanks (o tho
untiring offorts of the Committco of
Tenf and tho prosperous condition and'
generous spirit ol tho business men in
The caso of Ohio against Asa Malo,
of Decatur, indicted for second degree
murder for killing Pickett a few weeks
ogo, will bo tried, in Common Pleas
James Doan and Laytna Barnes, of
Lower Salem, wero united in marriago
Wednesday, March 4th, by Rev. Boyd.
In Probato Court Thursday a mar
riage liconso was granted to James
Fulmer and Maria J. Uayncs, both of
A lot on Front street has boon sold
by Mrs. M. R. Andrews to Peter Mc
Lurou. FIRST SNAKE YARN.
Ileptllo wan Killing n Hull
When Men Interfered,
The following special dispatch ap
pears in the Commercial Gazette
Maiuktta, O., March 3. A largo
snake was killed at the Court House
here today. The janitor, who Is also
watchman of tho County Treasury, has
a bull pup, which he keeps In tho cel
lar, with door opening out Into the
back yard. In order to glvo the dog
proper exercise, ho has a small tread
mill, which tho dog runs a certain
number of hours every day. His
snakeship had evidently taken up his
winter quarters in tho litter of the cel
lar, and getting warmed up by tho boat
of the furnace, thought his period of
hibernation had passed, and that sum
mer had come, ho sallied out when the
dog was operating tho tread mill. As
soon as the dog saw tho snake ho
pounced upon him, evidently preferr
ing that kind of exercise to the mo
notony of tho endless wheel. Tho
snako wound himself around the dog
and from this moment the contest wa3
decidedly an uneven one. Tho howls
of tho dog soon started the occupants
of tho Court House to hunting for tho
noise. The j.nitor hastened to the re
lief of his canine friend, and dispatched
tho snake In short order. It wus a
black snake of the spotted variety, and
measured seven feet.
A Valuable Prescription.
Editor Morrison, of Worthington,
Ind., "Hun," writes: "You havo a valu
able prescription in Electric Bitters,
and I can cheerfully recommend it for
Constipation 11 ml Sick Headache, and
as a general system tonic it has no
equal." Mrs. Annio Stohle, 'JG25 Cot-
taco Urove Ave., unicago, was all run
down, could not eat nor digest food,
had 11 bacuacho whjch never left her
and felt tired and weary, but six bot
tles of Electric Bitters restored her
health and renewed her strength.
Price 50 cents and $1.00. Get a Bottle
at W. II, Styer's Drug Store.
Tho Keystone Stato passed up for
Pittsburg Thursday morning. Among
tho cargo unloaded hero wero 00 ca-jes
of goods for the Buckeye Clothing Co.
The Liberty arriyed down las) night
and leaVes fpr Wheeling at 5 o'clock
The F. A. Goobel camo off tho docks
at ParUersburg last night and will be
bade in her trade today.
Tho towboat Boaz, of Pittsburg,
struck the center pier 'of tho bridge at
Memphis one day las') week with her
tow of "5 coal barges,and sunk three
valued lit $8,000.
Chas. P. Wili.aiid & Co., 107 Canal
St., Chicago, make and handle every
thing In the way of small-steam launch
es and yachts, and boilers, engines and
machinery for bamo. Catalogue &ent
ATllo ot Deaths.
Mrs. Sarah Thompson died at tho
home of her grandson, James McCall,
near Dawes, on Sunday morning. Mrs.
Thompson was nearly 00 years of age
and one of tho oldest pioneers in this
section. The interment took place at
Grandyiew cemetery on Monday.
Delia Tharp died at the home of her
mother, Mrs. Jacob Rarnhart, of 4th
street, Monday morning. Interment
at Grandview cemetery on Tujsday.
Joseph Lowry, of West, died on Mon
day morning. Mr. Lowry was very
old, no one knowiug his exact age, al
though lie was probably upwards of,,90
Ituclclei:' Arn en Salvo.
Tux IJkbt SAiwn In tho world for
Outs, Bruises, Sores, Ulcers, Salt
Rheum, Fever Hores, Totter, Chapped
Hiinds, Chilblains, Corns, and all Skin
Eruptions, and positively cures Piios
or no pay required. It is guaranteed to
givo porfnet satisfaction, or mone.v re
funded. Prico 25 eonts per box.
ForsalobyW H. Htver.
A Flno Wheel.
A eaMtal inspection of tho Waverly
bicycle for 1800 was made yesterday by
a Leader representative and tho high
est praise of tho wheel is certainly
justifiable. In tho past four years' the
Waverly, In tho hands of Mr. F. E.
Wittllcr, who, by tho way brought tho
first safety bicyclo to Marietta, has,
steadily forgod to the front in .this city
until its reputation haa becomo nn en
viable one, and tho claim mada by Its
maltors that it Is "Tho Highest of all
High Grades." has boon verified In num
erous instances. Mr. Wittlig has made
'preparations for a largely increased
business for 1800 and an army of Vnv
erly riders will wish him abundant suc
cess. The World's Fair Tests
showed no baking powder
so puro or so great la Isav
ealng power as the Royal.
KSTAntlSHINO THE OTlADnS OP CKR-
tain tsTUUMTd in THE CITY OF MARI
ETTA, OHIO. ' "" """
Ho It Ord.llnad hv Ihn PUir fnnnr-It nt tho
Cily of Marietta, Ohio, as follows:
eecuon i xnai me following grades bo ana
the same hereby ato established on Wayne
Btreot, at the center and northerly tintt south'
crly curbs thereof! At thu Interaction with
the curb of the earterly sidewalk on Sixth
street, 37 B f at tho Intersection with tho curb
of tho westorly sidewalk on Seventh street,
8l.7s at the Intersection with tho curb of tha
easterly sldowalk on Meventh sireet, ail 7ft: at
tho Intersection with the curb of the westerly
sidewalk on Eighth street, 43 2S; ot tho Inter
section with tho curb of the easterly sldowalk
on Eighth stieet, U Mr at tho Intersection
with tho westerly line of Pike street, 8" M.
Section 2. That tho following grades bo and
the Bama are hreby established on Sixth
street, from Wayno to Hart, at tho center and
westerly curbs thereot: At tho Intersection
with tho curb of the northerly sldowalk on
uvno street, 37.S0; at a point 303 feotiiortber
ly of the northerly Hub of Wayne street, VI ;
at the intersection with tho curb of the south
erly sldowalk on Onirics street, 87 55; at tha
lnteiSfWtlon with the cbrb nf tho northerly
sidewalk on Charles street, 37iJ5J at tho inter
section with the curb of the southerly side
walk on Hart sireet, 81 f.o.
Section 8 The figures in tho foregoing sec
tlous Indicate tho number of feet above tho
established datum or base lino at which the
grade of the streets at the respective points
named is hereby iKed. The grados Of said
florets at all points between tho polnls'named
1 tho foregoing sections shall be and are here
by Used on a straight line betwoou tho eleva
tions above the base line at such points.
eeciion. ah ordinances or parts tnereoi
conflicting with this ordinance are hereby re
pealed. This ordinance shall take effect and
be In force from and after the earliest period
allowed by law.
Passed March 3. lS'H,
President of City Council.
Attest: CAiu.ni.cKuit, city Clerk.
4) arch B, ls'JWt.
Sealed proposals will bo received at tho office
of tho Llty Clerk of tho City of Marietta, Ohio,
until 12 o clock noon of
Friday, March 20th, 1890.
for tho construction and operation of street
railroud route No, 2, as follows: First dlvln.n,
commencing at tho Intersection of Second and
Ohio streets, thence on becond street to ifs
intersection with Front streets: second divi
sion, commencing at tho lnteisectlon of Tront
and Second streets', tbeuce on Second street to
Its intersection with Montgomery street:
thence on Montgomeiy to its Intersection with
Fi f th stt eet ; thence on Fifth to Its Intersection
with Putnam street: thencoon Putn.im to its
intersection with Fourth street: thence on
Kout th to its intersection wlthGreeno street;
thonco on Greene to Its lnteisectlon with sec
Bids must ha made with reference to tho
terms and condltious upon which said routo
mav ho constrm ted and operated, as contain
ed in the oidlnanto establishing said route,
pissed February 23, is'lii, and shall specify tho
lowest rates of faro for which tho bidder pio
poes to carry passengers over said route.
Each bid must be accompanied with a satis
factory bond in the sum of ? low, payable to tho
city as liquidated damages, guaranteeing con
struction of the route according to tho terms
of said oidiuancc. Bids must bo sealed, ad
dressed to tho ( lty Clerk, and endorsed: "Pro
posal fnr conduction and operation of Street
Kallroad Koute No i "
CAKLDECKKR, City Clerk.
Feb, 23, St.
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS.
SeileJ proposals addressed to J. J. I.eldeclt
cr and associates will bo received at the ofllco
ot A. D. Alderman, Marietta, Ohio, until VI
o ciock noon, ot
Monday, March 8th 1896
for the erection of buildings for the manufac.
turo of boilers and their accnssorli'3 and In ac
cordance with plans and specifications now on
Ulo at tho'ofllco of The Marietta Register, Ma
rietta, Ohio. The bulldlnga aro ta ba erected
on lots ana pieces of land lu the city of Mari
etta. Ohio and commonly known n the "Water
Worhs Pump Station" Hlto, Ulds must be
bealed and a tiond for 81.0C0 turnUhed that the
successful bidder will enter into written con
tract to put up plant In accordance with tho
plans nnd specifications. Thu undefined re
bcrve thu rUht to reject any am all bids
J J I.innrcKEii,
Jab. W. muciiiss.
G A. SCHAhrNUt.
J 13. Gohmi.kv,
D. C. Johnson.
Wed Thms Tri.
tTTon ltrar AlarRo third floor suitable
for dancing, btor.ijjo or light manufacturing.
Apply to J. W. Dysle.
2TWANTED Experienced virltodo gen
eral boubev, orlt. Apply at 511) Third street.
SrWSKSSiMAKING Mts. M. A Payne and
Mrs. Florence A. Dye, Second Floor Lucns
bulldinff. Front St. opposite Post Ofllce.
Work guarentecd. lw.
EjyKOR SAI.I1. House and Lot, 65 by 111
ft. Impilre at t07 Smith street. Gas and pood
cistern En. Smith.
22T'The Denbmore typewriter may bo had of
P W Torner, this city. Bole agent for Washing
ton county. e o d
Kjyroll SALK Entire east half of Block
18, West Side Marietta, 1C0 feet on Knox St ,
120 on lianklin, and 120 ou Pe.irl ''t. Will sell
as a w hole. Inquire of Dr. S. M.IIart, Wittlig
building, Front street.
fSTDH.Vr. M. IIAOT, DEN11KT. OOlu 12
Putnam St.. botween Front t.nd Second
53"Dn E. P. Enuy, Dentist. Office 30
Front street, opposite Soldiers Monument.
grmi. GALLAGHEIt Diseases of tho eye
and fitting of glasses. Law Building Putnam
carrOR SALE House and lot corner Wood
ier and Third sts. Large house and lot en
Fourth Bt. below Greene, $800). Beautiful
home at Putnam Place, S.'WO. Twenty.-llve
building lotB ranging from $310 to If 2000. Ward
property on Second St DOISO, to bo sold as a
whole or in pitta Also several good farms.
J, A.-Pl.U.MElt & So.
CrTOK SALT! Houco and lot on coiner of
Woooter and Third Sts. Brick houe and lot
on Fomth St, below Groeno. Tour lots on
West hide af ?3:o each. Tine eight roomed
house on Wooitor. St?25C0. Good eight roomed
house on Tront St. bolow Washington, $2000.
Also one-fourth interest in good paying busi
ness and Beeral of the 11m bt building lots in
the city. J. A. Plumku js Son.
10 Houses nnd lot on monthly payment.
2 New Houses 3M each.
Forms to exchange for CItv p'roperty.
One Sis Itoomcd llotife, $1,500. Many other
Houses and lota for sale.
WAHD &. STONE. S13 Second St.
Q. U. SUNDERLAND,
Hoal Estate nnd Patent Office. Oppoalto Union
Depot. Marietta, Ohio.
Four houses. I3f0, CG00. tiOO and ?S00.
Oood City Properly for Sale at a Bargain.
Three New Houses on Third street, two of
them with all modern Improvements. Prices
as follows: 2.CU0, 12,200, $2,000.
Two Houses on Sixth streot. Prices, 11,900
and I oo.
Two Houses on West Side, (Both No',v,l Out
of High Water. Prices, ?2,2O0. C1.S0O.
Farm for Sale. "
Call and see me before buying.
, i a to B. SnrtDEniJUTO.
I rv . t M
All Fashipn atilhcritjes agree that Shirt Waists will be more
popular than ever. 1 he plaids are 25c, 50c and 35c.
Fine Dress Trimmings.
All the now and stylish things you read about Come and see
S. R. TURNER & CO.
Is the best salesman on earth. A fact we never lose sight of. Tho
low prices on everything we sell make this store so popular. No
variations in our methods it's our constant endeavor to place relia
ble merchandise of all hinds so low as not only to retain the enviable
patronage we enjoy, but add new friends to tho list each day.
Novelties in Dress Goods.
Everything that is new and pretty, all this season's choicest textures
and newest shades. Mohairs in plain and Jacquard weaves all
qualities, at lowest prices.
Headquarters for Black Goods.
All wool Serges, Henriettas, Brocades, Orepons and Mohair novelties.
NEW WASH GOODS.
New embroideries, new laces in fact each department is filled
with choice new goods. Call and see us.
A full supply of tho popular Standard publications can bo found
at our store at all times. A large stock of up-to-date and stylish
patterns just received.
Our spring lino of men's, youths', boys' and children's Clothing,
Hats, Caps and Gents' Furnishining Goods began to arrive and will
be complete in a few days. We will show you, this season, (he hand
somest garments ever shown by any house in Mariettta, as always
our aim is to give our customers better goods and much superior
workmanship for the same amount of money than you pay lor infer
ior goods, and we know our customers appreciate that (by the busi
ness we did iii tho past) ami this season wilt try to show you some
goods that will surprise you. a- we aro always in the load in styles,
workmanship and prices. If you aro in need of a nice Spring Dress
or Business Suit give us a look before buying, we will guarantee you
perfect satisfaction. Yours respectfully,
The Leading and Popular Olothiers of Marietta, Ohio
Corner Front Street and R. R. Crossing.
Yes, we know we can say that for we have them
and in a nicer variety di styles than any one
else in this part of the state Our whole time
and room is given to mantel gratis and tile. We
have been in this business for ovor five yeass and
have made it our most careful study. Our prices
are no guess prices hut actual cost with merely
a living profit. Come and see our line; we like
to show you our goods and can save you at least
,20 per ceht. in this line. ' Just give us a call and
he convinced, '
H. A- (Wagner &
Is Now Fairly opened,
and" we are better than
ever prepared to render
a satisfactory servico
to those who like to buy
of a first-class Dry
The New Dress Goods
are here and a very at
tractive line of
rO,. , 404 Third St
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