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If bo, of course you want the
Latest Style, '' .
Best Finisli, .
And, a "Spkakiso" Likeness.
In short,THE BEST, which everybody
knows is made by
The Marietta Pictuie Man.
When your purchases at my store
amount to ?3 you are entitled to an
order on J. W. Kingf, the Photographer.
on presentation of which, together
with 11.50 you will receive Six of
King's Best finished Cabinets and One
Steel Engraving photograph on an
India Tint Mount
This offer is for a Limited Time.
Take advantage of it.
THE JEWELKR !
129 Putnam street, Marietta, Ohio.
Look At This!
A fine Lady's or Gent's Syracuse
Bike at ?55.00. $15.00 down, S3.75 per
week for 4 weeks and S2.60 per week
thereafter until paid for. Speciflatlons:
24, 20 inch frame, Birmingham seamless
tubing, Vim or M. & W. tires, choice of
wood, enameled or nickled handlo bars,
finish maroon or black. Bearings oil
tempered and dust proof.
There are no stampings or castings
on this wheel; it is strictly high grade,
warranted to be perfect in every re
spect and stands the test
BIG FOUR CYCLE CO.,
119 Front St, Marietta, Ohio.
And Most Others
Know well the charm of soft, white
bands and a fair complexion.
It's Easy to keep the complexion
right if you use right soap.
We've made toilet soaps a study, and
believe we know good soap when we
Those who buy "complexion" and
other kinds here, are sure to get their
money's worth, and a well sorted stock
to choose from.
With us you get just what you pay
for; "honest soaps at safe prices every
Putnam Street Pharmacy
124 Putnam St., Marietta, Ohio.
We have a few more of those good
wheel (SUNOL) for sale yet. Also sev
eral good second-hand wheels at a bar
Our TANDEM and other NEW
WHEELS in the Livery aro all in first
class order and well taken care of.
When you want to take a ride come and
Our REPAIR SHOP is running full
time and doing first class work at a
reasonable price. We are putting in
all the latest machines for ropalr work.
No matter how bad the break, cuts or
tears in tire can be easily ropaired on
We have made arrangements with
our expert repairman for steady work
the year around. Glye him a chance to
show you how well ho can repair your
HAGAN & SCHAD,
Opposite Union Depot,
Telephone 1 18. 229 Second street
1 1 1 w
Livery, Feed and
COR. THIRD AND OHUROH STREET
Horses kept by the Day, Week or Month,
Prompt Attention Qlven te Punerala.
Carriage can be ordered to and from all
trains tow.II parts of the city. Or
ders by telephone will rocelve
MARIETTA- " - ' OHQ
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VvfcpNESDAY. SEPT. 16. iHQO
PERSONAL AND LOCAL
-Mr. D. U. Waller, o Butler, Pa.,
one of tho stockholders in tho new
boiler Works, Is in the city: -
Murray McMUlcn left Tuesday for
Qalllpolls to attend the .reunion of the
Arntf of West Virginia.
fir. C. 8. Connor has returned from
Mt. Clemens, Mich.
Cambridge defeated Zanesvllle
Tuesday by a score of 9 to 7.
Jacob Rech has been in Cambridge
several days, the guest of his brother,
who has been ill.
Ohio vs. C. M. Anderson is the title
of an assault and battery case in ' Squire
Uuyton's court,, which will be tried
Misses Luella and Fannie Dye, of
Grandview, left Tuesday for Granville
to enter college for the coming year.
Charles Grafton is suffering from a
badly mushed finger received in a bicy
cle collision Monday evening.
Edward Meisenhelder has sold his
interest In the marble works to Peter
McLaren'and F. W. Wommer, who will
continue the business under the firm
name of McLaren & Wommer.
Prof. W. E. Sykes arrived from
Clarlngton Tuesday to resume his work
In the Academy.
The Marietta Electric Co. placed
an order vesterd'av for two gas engines,
one 130- and one 80-horse power. They
are to be made by a Fort Wayne con
cern, and it is expected that they will
be here In about 40 days. The concern
will use natural gas as an explosive.
This company Is the second one in ex
istence to run their dynamos for street
railway by gas engines. Tho contract
for the brick power house, 00 by 90,
was let Monday night to local con
tractors. The 13-ton steam roller for packing
the foundation for tho brick paving on
Third street arrived Tuesday and was
given a trial between Putnam aud
Scammel. Owing to the slippery con
dition of tho street it was unable to do
any good, but will undoubtedly prove
effective on dry ground.
The Athens Presbytery was in ses
sion Monday at Cutler. Dr. Shipman
and Rev. W. E. Roe were present from
Marietta Commandery No. 50, K.
T., will confer degrees on three candi
dates at the regular meeting tonight.
The sewer work on lower Third
street is progressing rapidly.
Carl A. Lund, son of Treasurer G.
J. Lund, has decided to begin the study
of medicine aud will enter the Univer
sity of Michigan for that purpose in
Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Konnedy will
entertain the church social at their
residence No. 320 South Seventh street
Thursday evening, Sept. 17th. The
proceeds to bo used for painting the
U. B. Church on Hart street. Icecream
and cake will be served. All are in
vited. The Universalist social of Water
town will meet at Mr. and Mrs. E. W.
Buchanan's (at Ed. Wolcott's), Satur
day.aiternoon and evening, Sept 10th.
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Bacher re
turn Tuesday from New Matamoras,
where they had been visiting friends.
Miss Slack, of Grandview township, re
turned with them. Mr. Bacher brought
with him a bean, the pod of which
measured 28 inches in length. It was
grown in the garden of Leonard Barn
hart. Mr. D. D. Henniger, of California,
Is at Warner visiting friends and rela
tives. He will remain east several
The Lawrence Township Teachers'
Raading Circle will hold its first meet
ing since the organization at the
Lower Cow Run School House Satur
day tho 10th Inst, a 2t p. m. All the
teachers of the township and others
who may wish to read the course with
them are invited to bo present, as the
course of study for the year will be
marked out at this meeting.
Rev. Mr. Henry Jend, who has
been attending the German M. E. Con
ference at Newport Ky,, the last few
days, arrived home Tuesday morning.
Thd German M. E. church members
yvill bo glad to learn that Mr. Jend will
bo their minister again for the coming
year, he haying officiated in that church
for tho past two years
Beginning next Monday the 21st,
and continuing through to the 20th,
Sistersyille will have a street fair a
novelty in thU part of the country, but
a thing whjch is of a great benefit to a
The College boys will be out for
football practice this! evening, prep
aratory to the organization of the
eleven for the coming season.
In Probate Court Tuesday a mar
riage license was Issued to Clark M.
Horner, of Maxwell, W, Va., and Mary
M, Robertson, of Marietta. '
Assignee Coleman has declared a
50-per-cent dividend to the creditors of
the Marietta Planing Mill Company.
Mrs. W. II. Galtree returned to
Columbus Tuesday morning' word hav
ing been received that Mr. Galtree,
who has been ill, had taken a turn for
Mrs, Cochrane of Cleveland, is vis
u$ ttt I'eter McLaren'.. "
The long distance telephone was
placed at the service of the Marietta
public Tuesday. The office is th the
Oie of the best known and most
popular engineers on tho B. & O. R. R.
passed away bdrly tills morning at tho
end of his run at Grafton. James T.
Layman of Sixth street of this city
while sitting In the GrafloU hotel wait
ing for his lunch to bo prepared took a
sudden violent fit of coughing .which
caused the pursting of one of tho blood
vessels of his heart causing almost In
staht death. Parkersburg Journal.
Today Wednesday, Sept. 10th, the
German St. Luke's church Is giving a
public social at tho parsonage, No. 420
Third street All members are ex
pected to brine tholr friends along.
Judges Russell and Cherrlngton
arrived In the city last evening and
Circuit Court will open today. Judge
Clark will not be present.
The Paris, Ky., ball team will be
here for three games Thursday. Friday
and Saturday. They defeated Ports
mouth Monday and are playing gilt
One of the prettiest weddings- of tho
season occurred at St. Mary's Catholic
church Sept. 10th. The contracting
parties were Mr. Arthur McMahan, of
Warren township, and Miss Mary
Cooper, a highly respected and ac
complished young lady of tho same
place. They were attended by Miss
Mary Highland, one of Marietta's fair
est daughters, as maid of honor, and
Mr. Joseph McMahan, brother of the
groom, as best man. The nuptial
mass was celebrated by Rev. Father
Wocsman. After the ceremony tho
bridal party drove to the home of the
bride, where an elegant wedding
breakfast was served, about 40 guests
being present Tho couple were hand
somely remembered with many valu
able wedding gifts. Happiness and
prosperity are the wishes of their many
Another Gusher at Cairo.
Cairo, W. Va. Sept 15. Another
well came in hero today at 8 o'clock
that seems to clinch the theory that
there is an extensive Big Injun field in
existence in this vicinity.
The Van Worner well on the Young
lot in the center of the town reached
the Big Injun and without being drill
ed in is showing- up better than the
McFarland No. 1, which caused such
great excitement The strike has
caused intense excitement among the
oil men in the town and prices of ter
ritory aro again taking rapid strides
Fouml Death In tho River.
Parkersburg, W. Va..Sept 14. Elsie
Archer, residing on the south side of
the Little Kanawha river, committed
suicide at 0 o'clock to-night Archei
was addicted to the excessive use of
liquor and was released from the city
prison today. He arose from his bed
and walked Into the river and drowned.
His remains vere recovered soon after
ward but life was extinct. Archer was
25 years of age and married.
Contract for Ten Veils.
Indianapolis, Sept 14. There is a
vast amount of excitement in the vi
cinity of Broad Ripple, eight miles
above this city, over tho rapid devel
opment of a new oil field since the first
well came in last Wednesday. Farm
ers are holding their leases at prices
out of sight and building air castles of
unlimited wealth. Dr. Light, tho own
er of the well In which oil was struck,
announced this afternoon that he had
let tne contract for ten more wells.
Boiler Works 8tart.
The first real work of the new Mari
etta Boiler Works was commenced
Tuesday when the big punch was set
to work on a boiler for the Mountain
State Manufacturing Co.
A number of the machines are not
yet set up and ready for business 'and
a full force will probably not be at
work for two weeks.
St Louis , 18
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New York 00.
Philadelphia 50 63 48S
Brooklyn .. .'a.'.55. . .'., .07 451
Washington i . . .53. . ... .09 434
St, Louis 1 .87. .-. .. .88 290
Louisville 34 88 270
Send -your address to II. E. Bucklen
& Co., Chicago, and get a free samplo
box of Dr. King's New Life Pills. A
trial will convince you of their merits.
These pills aro easy in action and are
particularly effective in tho euro of
Constipation and Sick Headache. For
Malaria and Liver troubles they have
been proved invaluable They are
guaranteed to bo perfectly freo from
every deleterious substance and to be
purely vegetable. They do not weaken
by their action, but by giving tone to
stomach and bowels'greatly invigorate
the system. Regular size 25c. per box,
Sold by W. It: Styer. Druggi6t
THE TALK OF THE CITY.
It is of Interest to Our Readers Be
cause It Refers to Marietta People.
It's ustonishihg how good nows will
spread. From every ward and street
wo hoar of our people talking about
the workings of the little conqueror.
Merit and honorable methods receivo
their just reward. So many casos are
cropping up that It is next to impossi
ble to investigate them all, but we
have taken a few in hand and give
thorn publicity for the benefit of our
readers. Our representative obtained
the following statement of facts In a
personal interview. They are true in
every particular and no stronger evi
dence can be obtained than home en
dorsement: Mrs. Philip Sudor, Greene's Road, be
yond the city limits, says: "I have had
tho rheumatism for the past 4 years so
severe that 1 was helpless. About all
I could do was to sit in a wheeled chair
and keep my eye on the children. If a
medicine could be found that would
cure me it would have a great reputa
tion about here, as my sickness is
known to everyone and I have been
treated by nil tho doctors around here;
sent away for medicines; was at Mt.
Clemens, Mich., but still I am helpless.
My husband still kndbing the nature
of my sickness is always on the hunt
for anything that is HkpIv to help me.
He pot a box of Doan's Kidney Pills at
W. II. Styer's drug store on IrontSt
I did uot take them with the expecta
tion of them curing my rheumatism
but to relieve my aching back. They
altt this as well as correct other symp
toms of kidney complaint I think
Doan's Kidney Pills a splendid remedy
for the kidneys nnd recommend their
use to anyone suffering."
Doan's Kldnev Pills are for sale by
all dealers. Price 50 cents. Mailed by
Foster-Mllburn Co., Buffalo, N. Y., sole
agents for the United States.
Notice of Dividend.
Assignment of Marietta Planing Mill Co.
Notice Is hereby given that on the 15th day
of September, A. D. 1B), the Probate Judge of
Washington county, Ohio, declared a dividend
of fifty per cent, payable upon all the valid
claims against said Marietta Planing Mill Co ,
assignor, to all creditors entitled thereto out
of the balance remaining In the hands of Tred
erlck S. Coleman, assignee, upon the settle
ment of his first account. Said dividend will
be paid to such creditors on and after, the six
teenth day of September, A. D. 181(1, at 313
Fourth street, Marietta, O
ritEDKiticK S. Coleman.
Sept. 10 it. Assignee.
Examination of Teachers
of Washington County will be held from 8 A.
M. until 3 P. M at the Marietta High School,
on the second Saturday of each month except
January, July and August
Marhn it. Andrews.
Sept 10, Wl Pres. D'il of Examiners.
BUS) NESS LOCALS.
ttjj Desirable furnished room for rent, 425
2TWanted, a house having from five to
seven rooms, between Washington and Put
nam streets. Address Mrs. Henry Leonard
"Geo. Curtis, teamster, carefully attends
to all work Intrusted to him. Address 721 Sec
ond street, city.
53TD. F. Hart M. D , Physician and Surgeon.
Office and Residence No. 310 Front Btrect. Te
lephone No. 01. UJanl.'lO.
5Money to Loan. Apply at Koom 8,
Mills Building, Cor. 2nd and Putnam Sts.
BarCHAS. S. HART, M. D , ofHce and resi
dence No. ".00 Putnam street. Telephone 200.
C8FVR. T. S. WARD. Dentist.
Law Building, rooms 7 and 8.
S3TDR. C. V. DYE, Dentist, Marietta, Ohio.
Offlco 202 Front Street, over Wels Grocery.
t3rDR. W. M. HART, Dentist. Office 12
Putnam St., between Front and Second.
BJ"Dn. E. P. EDDy, Dentist. Office 801
Front street, opposite Soldiers Monument.
"DR. GALLAGHER Diseases of the eye
and fitting of glasses. Law Building Putnam
tSB-3. M. HART, Dentist. Office over Witt
llg's Jewelry Store, Front St. Hours from
9 a. m. to 5 p.m.
3? Sunshine Kindergarten, now open at my
home, No. 824 Third street. Children talien
from 3 to 0 years of age. Term : $1.00 per
month. Opens every morning at half-past
eight o'clock, standard time.
Sept.l5th-2wks. Miss Emma Mueller.
LADIES. Wo have opened our sewing
room In the I. Q. O. F. Building, West Side,
and are prepared to do all kinds of sewing In
cluding Dressmaking. Family sewing, Chil
dren's clothes, S.c. G lve us a trial and v, e will
Sept.Ith-eod m. R S. BiiECKENniDOE.
JteyrOR SALE. A new 4 room house In
Glendale, INK. A new B room house near
Chair Factory. J12C0. A business room on
Front street above Greene with frontage of 10
feet, $3200. A new B room house on Ohio street
near Fourth, $1850. A house and lot (lOxlfcO ft.
on Second street between Putnam and Scam
mel streets, fsooo. Cheap lots in Putnam
Placo on easy terms.
J. A. Pi.u.MEii &, Son
tSTFOR SALE College property on Fifth
street, opposite Mound Cemetery, on easy
terms. Lots in "Emerson HelghtB" Sub-division
and six acres adjoining corp. line at low
prices. Several residence properties in the
city for sale. Terms made easy. Farm in De
catur Tp. for sale or exchange. Three new
H ouses on monthly payments, 4 and 0 rooms
Call and see ns when looking for property.
WAnn & Stone,
225 Second Street.
Real Estate for Sole.
GEO. B. SUNDl'.ltLAND, ,131 SECOND 8T11EET, OP
POSITE UNION BEPOT.
7 Houses on Front street J1.700, 1,800, 2.000,
becond street (1.700, 2,000.
12 Room House below Butler street 13,000.
Third street, 0 Houses, (1,000, 1,200, 1,500,
1,800, 2,000, 3,000.
Fourth street 81,000, 1,800, 2,800, 8,000.
Fifth street JSOO, 2,000. 8,050.
Sixth street 11,800, 2 000, 2,500.
Warren street 1700, 800, poo, 1,100.
I Flue Brick House, (4,200, lot 180 by 180.
Special Excursion Train to Canton,
Via C. & M. Ry Friday, Sept. 16th. Train
leaves Marietta at 5 a. m, Returning train
leaves Canton at 0 p. m. Only. 11,69 Tor the
Two brands of Black Goods are world-renowned
"PRIESTLEY'S" and "GOLD MED
AL." Rich lustre, deep dye. superior finish and
elegant style characterize these makes in ade-
invite you to look at two or three pieces of these
elegant Black Goods, but a stock such as you
would see in a great city.
The richest and most stylish TRIMMINGS
are shown in connection with thissplendid line
of Black Goods. Do not fail to see them.
S. R. TURNER & CO.
1500 Standard Fashion Sheets for October to be distributed to our
city and country customers FREE of charge. Those residing in city
can obtain them by calling at the store, and those residing outside of
city can obtain them by addressing us on a postal, absolutely with
out charge. '
Owing to the greatly increased demand for the publications of the
Standard Fashion Company we were obliged to send for a much
larger supply than usual aD(l are now in a position to meet all demand.
The latest fall patterns Standard Monthly Magazines and Standard
Designers are all here. The Designer has again been enlarged and
greatly improved, making it undoubtedly the best book of the kind
in the United States.
Use Standard Patterns and No Others.
All numbers constantly in stock and mail orders promptly filled,
172 FRONT STREET.
20 Per Cent
This is What We Are
Giving OFF on
hor 30 Days, as our
Stock is too large
and must be
J. W. Dysle & Co.,
128 Front Street.
A. J. RICHARDS,
Next door to First Nat'l Bank,
FRONT ST. MARIETTA, O
Personal' atfantlon given to com
pounding of Prescriptions.
In Times ot Heat Prepare tor Cold I
That is a g6od sentiment, and is it not good business to
attend to your needs in the Mantel and Grate Line at
this time ?
It is our pleasuro to announce that right now wo aro equipped with
the biggest and best selected stock of Tiles and Mantels ever brought
to Marietta. Every word of this is truo and you can verify it by
calling on us at 404 Third Street.
H. A. WAGNER & BRQ.
gltJtJ )Ul cUlcUIIfcJU
by any other s.
makes of Black
Goods are here
because it is the
policy of this store
to have the best,
and because it is
the policy of the
place them where
fine goods are
sold. We do not
K"M. -M. Sft. Mb. Mt
For Pipe Cutting and
all kinds of Machine
Work, new and repair,
Third and Butler Sts.
JK. . M. Mr, i.ViM!. K. JM. Mt. M, S&"JJ?"K.
MASON & MILLS,
Second St. opp. Union Depot
Neat Stylish Work. Satis