REFtJBLIO, 8ATimt)AY EVENING. AUGUST 0. 188T.
Stir Cracker', ." pr r pound.
Sugar, Cheapest In (ho City.
(Jolden Kio Coll"., J.c a pound.
Flour at Mill Prices.
Wood Ground CotlVe, "JOc a lb.
Picnic and Excursion Goods.
1npgar,onlyl."c per ciillon.
PicLIes, oc per di.zen.
Fruits and Melons Daily.
At Eithr Store.
tl ! 3 WmI Miu si. nil 4 outh Vint
0V AND AFTER Todiy the nriPtfleld
Dinvr Ktrcanc will Insert such -ids at
"Wants." "Lost." 'Tor Kent. "Joroal.'
etc In thl9 column one time free, three times
for twenty five cents ind six limes for fifty
Xnt. TIIE-.rRUNnHF.LD I'UB.CO.
WTFll cooIclrl or woman for cook
lug- Call at jl Market street la-'
WaNTEO-i'arpenters to sell roof melnc
bracket for shlrKlliU "O 1' !' '",
SHO. New . ork . Its
WaMLD ticents an I streetmen New
IT e-oods Sell at fairs The Mi: tirolit "K.
P. O tioxX:. e a. orki.lt)
WASTED W hlte girl to do teneral house
work W 111 be taken in as one of the fim
IIT. Cllatt:l'westlliim'itsns-i.t ls'a
WWrLD-Lrouladj iCents mied hi o ice
ew article for ladles oulj- loumn
makeiSaday Mrs 11 r Little. Ihlcaco. Ill
WANTED Parties havlnc Inventions to
patent to call on Campbell A, rl lley.
Patent Attorneys. Bookwatfr Llock. Llme
toneand Ulgh streets
AXTED-lilrl-At 170 W. lltclit street
WANTED T young ladies, at Ml Washing
ton. Call from 1 till 7 p in Trot t. v.
WAN TED-A reliable man to represent our
nurseries in this tectlon. bamethtng
permanent. Chas. II. Stuart Jt Co., nursery
en. Newark. New ork. established ls.2.
WANTED-LadyractlTe and lntellient. to
represent.tnherownlocallty.au old firm,
references required; permanent position and
food salary E.J Johnson. Manager. 16 liar
FIVE Hundred Dollars Is all you need to work
two valuable patents The Mnslle Rollup
and Folding spring Ieds. which will ray you
SM per cent 1 wtll sell you the patents for the
county of Clark for &-. and furnish you with
enonch made up material to pay back your In
vestment of $3t Parties buying will receive
all Information as torn inufacturtng and cost
of material, where cm be purchased. The
machinery costs s40. Parties with view of pur
chasing. I will personally meet and civ e de
sired Information ddress Ueorce II Mns
lle. care of M D Talcott. IVl Dearborn street.
WANTED ll kinds of clothes wringers to
repair, called for and de'lvered, o'ders
by mall promptly attended to s.M. Miller,
16i West Main
JiDRSVLE A Eood busgy horse, a phi ton
buxgy and harness W ill sell tor slui cash
address J W. this office iN'-a
FR SaLE-Oiood work horse Inquire of . I
I Mctlrew. 2!K MalnM. JprlnKf!eld.O
FORaLL new frame house of twelve
rooms.built fortwo frailies good cellar,
large lot: 8n-ly situated will sell cheap, want
Bioney. Inquire at thlsollice 1-iim
F0Rs,LE A handsone barouche, Drlscol
make, nearly nra, will be sold at a bar
gain LallatSTus Market street 1-lr
FTJit-sLT.-sni:ltsonib brown Leghorns
Apply to No Ml me street. John Casliln
FORfeVLE Two fine building lots in Drain's
a ldltion to the ilty of ?prlngGeld. situatf d
on Harrison avenue between iilenn and liald
win avenues. 1- or terms and other particulars
apply to Cochran A Rodcers's law ofllce. Klnc
FOR s. ILK To a good, honest young man
f only, one half Interest in a very nice and
rro&lable bulness lash capital required.
t.3i. For particulars addLcss. I!ox ..7,
F0RSLE EsUblished bank In alive Kan
sas town of W population, good schools,
churches, etc Bank fully equipped and doing
a fine business Hank building and lot on
Main street lljod lire and burst ir proof
sate, all necessary fixtures, etc i.ood rrsl
dence and 4 lots all -t In fruit aud shade
trees, "convenient to business " also farm of
3a)Kcres.i'4 miles from town The property
taltt-ood iul nirrlv located 1 wish to re
tire from business, and w 111 sell for the actual
cash value of the property If 1 u mean busl
ness. write or call aud see for yourself Ad
dress. J.M.Lambert Latham. Butler county,
F0R"aLE fine cabinet grand ulauo. for
halt price, as parties are soon to leave, the
city and mast sell Inquire at Wm.A. lay's.
Cooper avenue. ltl
)R SaLE Sewlnc machine, new, beautiful
ly finished: Hie drawers For less than half
It cost. Call at 115 south Center street ISitt
FOR RENT Dr --preclier s property Ijiiaxe
house ot 11 rooms, cood stable ami two and
one-half acres of ground. Dillon U - ijos
klnson. corner M ard and Center streets
FOR RKNT -a Uree room in,i feet on 2nd
floor, at No Tlwest Mam street Ml in
cood repair, and can be made suitable for
family to live In Address A.bteUer. oflice Tl
west Main street. ls3f
FJR REST Buildinc and yard room, also
two rooms tlixtjil feet, aery suitable for
manufacturing purposes Power furnished If
w intel. Call on or address sprin!:neld Ma
chine Tool Co . cor Main and Western ave
FOR RENT-tloid houseofarooms.wlthbath
room, good w iter, two cisterns, pleasantly
located, ample grounds. can be had August 1st
Apply to Wm 11 Grant. No. Id K'. High ITstf
FR RENT Hous. Corner North and Plum
streets, seven rooms, water and casta
bouse, rent f 16 Call at 135 north Plum street
MONEY TO LOAN.
MONEY TO L0a In lareeor small amounts
on long or short tlm- Inquire of C. B
Klssell. Room 51 ommerclal bloik. Limestone
SL.bprtm.nrld 0 lmtJ-m'
MONEY TO LON-Insumsof Siiolo JT.OUO,
on three to Ave years' lime, on first tnort
rag or approved commercial paper, fleorge
H. Coles. roomNo.l. Lagonda bank building
Notice or Dissolution or Partuershlp.
VOTICE Is hereby given that the partnership
is heretofore exbtlig between Jolinon A
Darne has this da; been dissolved by mutual
consent, Philip Dome retiring. The business
will be continued by Robt Johnson at 170 west
Columbia street, rear of I.arrett A s0u All
accounts due the firm shall !e paid to Robt.
Johnson and he will pay all the Indebtedness
of thenrm. ROUT JOII.NMIN.
ls.'b PHILIP DORM-
K V. VAN OB)lA, M U.
K II UIICSC. U. I.
DOS. van mm 5 HOUSE,
Physicians and Surgeons.
Office, No. 3 Ttltcliell lllot k.
KMiilencr, o. 143 lllf;li St,
Office Hours 10 a m tolJm. lp. m to3p.ro
LOOK IN BANCROFT'S WINDOW
-AJSTT3 SEE3 THE KZINTD OF A. H-A.T lO CENTS BTJTxTS NOW.
SEALING WAX !
A. hen canning fruit nnd tomatoes 11 Is
Important to use h reluMe wax other
wise you may In your fruit Twenty
year experience by the mnt careful
iiotnekeeierprmtri that l aster seal
lni; Wax Is the i
Best and Cheapest
old nentlier does not affect It. It
does not crack oenorchloiT Itdoos
not Admit air or moisture It is harm
less if it uts In the fruit It goes twice
as far as common wai fotd onlv at
CASPER'S Drug Store,
rithvr'aBlock. MnlnStrt, Jt Door Wt
"llnii Qual rmain "
Tinlaj. Satimlav Ai;u-t 0, we will
In-tin the publication of II.Hi.ler llafgard's
new storv, "Alhn (jiiartermaln," profusely
'I Ms last ami Iwst of 1 1 award's novels.
Is replete with aih future anil romance, ami
uniloubleiU will proe the most jmpular
of Ins writings thus far jmlilislieil. We
feel that our renders will appreciate this
literarv treat we have in stole for them.
Heiiiember that the stor w ill lx fiin tomor
row I'ersons who are not already sul
seribers to tl e it im hi ir should semi in
their nauiis at nine, so as to get the lirst of
this great storj.
Officer Nicklas's wife is verj ill.
Mi-s Anna (lormaii is visiting in Xenia.
Mr. and Mrs. Kd Mvers are home from
Detective II. 1L Danto, of enia. Is in
the cit) on business.
Miss Zilla Tullis, of Mechanlcsburg, U
visiting Miss Carrie CartmelL
The Hand of Hope meets at Temperance
hall Sunda) at 3 o'clock p. m
Itosa O. Baker has returned from
her eastern trip improved in health.
Mr. John Sherry, genial John, has been
added to the staff at the Uagonda house.
Grandfather Hostetter. one of the oldest
citizens of Osborn. Is dead at the age of fc9
Hon. Hanlhal Hamlin and daughter left
this morning via the- Pan Handle for In
dianapolis. Mr. George Gardner, of Nas!ivilIe.Tenn ,
is the guest of his cousin, Mrs. I) C.Webb,
of this city.
The will of Elizabeth Aallenbeck wasad-
mitted to probate )esterda)
F.-Commissloner William Miller, of Har
rison street, lost a valuable horse jesterda)
noon b) the sev ere heat.
The Kev. Dr. Falconer, pastor of the
First Presb)terian church, left last evening
fur Asburj Paik, New Jersej.
ltandolph Coleman, esii , who has been
confined to his bed for a week with fever,
is great!) Improved, and promises a rapid
recoi er) .
Miss Emma Cardingl), of Yellow Springs
who has been visiting Mr. and Mrs. And)
" at1a.w..ws. sT tTA.- ..lla Iriulf arclt IIPI11I.I Ilk llAr
i. iiians, .wij s.. .c......... . ..i.
A livel) game of base ball was played at
the I.agomla gToumls on Thursday between,
the Holdon club and the Clark club.
latter won easil).
Oflicer James Norton, who was so HI on
Thurvla) night that his life was dtspalred
of, is much better and the prospect now Is
that he will soon be able to return to dut).
Three little sons. Eddie, Tom and An
ton), of Mr. and Mrs. Gallager, of 20 Har
rison street, have just returned from South
Silon, where they have been on a visit to
t leir uncle.
Oflicer Greaney found a bunch of ke)s
on west Pleasant street, near me snow
The owner can get
same b) calling at police headquarters and
1 Mrs. Philo Watkins and daughter, ac
companied by Mr. Charles Pretzman and
J -sie Pretzman, all of Columbus came
orer today for a week's visit with Mr. and
Mrs. W. II. Pretzman.
Kev. Will Gowdy, of Xew Carlisle, who
has been a isitlng relatives in Springheld,
drjve down from that city yesterday and
wll remain a da) or two in this city with
friends and relatives. Xenia Gazttte.
A large class of candidates for admit
tance to membership will be received into
St. Paul M. E. church tomorrow, in the
10 10 o'clock sen Ice. Sermon and songs
will be in harmony wth the occasion.
Jake How en, who was given SlO and
costs and tlilrt) da)s In the Da) ton work
house the other day by Judge Young on
the charge of carrying concealed weapons,
was)esterday takn to the work-house at
, Da) ton b) Chief Foster.
Mr. and Mrs. I). C. Webb left today for
OlJtown, O., where the) will make their
future home; Mr. Webb having taken
charge of a mill there. Miss Olive Ilane),
of Chilllcothe, sister of Mrs. Webb, will be
their guest for a week or two.
The "Siege of Tro)," the great spectacu
lar concern, principally owned by Daniel
I and Jacob Kubsaui, of this city, was
shipped from Columbus today to Chicago,
where It opens for two weeks. ItUpro
I nounced a magnificent spectacle.
The new elevator at the Uagonda house Is
being put in toda). It Is going to be a
dais), is plush lined, with tessilated floor,
and elegant French stained glass windows.
It Is to be run, lighted and heated by elec-
tricit) generated at t he clerk's counter.
j Mr. U M. Harris vv ill spend the time to
night running excursion parties up at d
dow n in the new car.
From what can be learned, some who
took in the circus at Springfield got their
fingers burned. They sought a poker room
and in try lug to "scratch the tiger,"' got
scratched. Several of our aoung men
dropped their cash, ranging in amounts
of from 810 to il'i each. The) were pla)ed
for greenies and were not found wanting in
that special line, L'rbana t'JIirr n.
SUCCESSFULLY ' SHOT."
Tit. I'lka Toolil. tin. n.ll mi Tllur.-.lay-Thi-
Tliuixiav afterniHin at J o'clink the
Clark countv gas. oil and mineral compan
put the hiushing touch iim their well in
l'ike Tp., l shooting it w ith 100 ipiarts of
nitro-gljcerine. The coinpanj those a
good daj for the operation, as in arlj all
the countrv people had tone to the ciicus
and the soldii rs' reunion Mr. Kobinso-i. I
an ert of the Lima Nitro-I
(Jlvcerine ioiiiaiij, was intrust
ed with the .ielleatc work. He hauled the
material bv private com evance to tliu well
and arrived at 1) o'clock a. in Tlie well
was l.ViO feet deep. 20 feet below the top
of the Trenton rink, and it wis thought
best to shoot it from lifti-cn to lift feet
from the top of the Trenton The lirst
s'ep was to plaie in the IhiIIoiii two hun
drod fett of "aiu horuge," which consists
of tin tubes
In these he poured the nltro
gljcenne from the two Ration Jars in which
he had hauled the same, into sections of tin
lasluc, each alioiit 1 feet in length which
extended up the wtll about !" feet, the top
casing h.ilng a large percussion cap on top.
Ho tin u tilled in on top of the shot Mime
' four or live hundred feet of water and after
this was done all ersons in the iiiinit
were ordered luck about live,
hundnsl ft. Then the driller
picked up a pieie of cast
Iron about eiglitet n indies in length point
i ed at the end, weighing some tweut)
pounds, called a "go devil," dropped It In
to the well and then n treated for safetj
A trembling of the earth, witli a dull noise,
like the blasting; of rocks, was the hrst sen
sation; then the column of water in the
well, with stones that wen exploded Into
the well, were seen 11 lug in the air about
hpetiiuens of the Trillion rock thrown
out from the well were gatl P'ed up by the
U)standers and carried off as If the were
l rare and aluable. After this was done a
weight was lowered to the bottom of the
well and the same was found ertecllv dry.
The well was then capped ami pronounced
bv the compan) as iinished, and at) led (las
Well No. 1.
Although the effect was not as the coin
pan) desired, still, when the wdl was lit
up, it was pronounced openl) b) those who
had seen it burning for over ten da) s, to
have an increased tlame. In the night time
the tlame from the pijio on the top of the
derrick, SO feet high, was about it feet In
' iriigiii nu .. irri m mum ami iurv.nr.
loom ireauiiiui apueaiiiiiie .viiei mc
well was completed, the expert told, the
hjsUiuders that he would have a little 4th
of Jul) down in the woods, and he then
pioeeeded with four of the empt) cans
that I ad contained the explosive thud into
the woods, corked the same, and fired a
fuse attached, and the result was an explo
sion that exceeded the power of ail) four
cannons ev i r nred In the count), and was
plainl) heard b) man) inthecit).
The company intend leaving the well
bum for a few weeks and seeing whether
the tlow will remain permanent It Is the
opinion of the drillers and also the eap-rt
sliooti-t that all the gas now escaping Is
There are no from the Trenton and will stay. If it re
I mains permanent, the compan) 's work is
Serretarj II. Kelle), of Clark Lorice.
OWcsJYiirt-wf.11 Dinner lo llir W. M,
OnTliursda) evenlncMr. I. II. Kelle).
secretar) of Clark lodge. o. 101 K. A A.
M . effectivel) assisteil b) Mrs. Kelle) and
daughter, Miss Lillian, gave a ver) hand
some and successful reception at the family
resilience on w est Columbia street, as a
farewell to Mr. Virtil Coblentz. the W. M.
f ot le ujj wll() leIt , salm. e.eni,lg ,or
r.urope. oiin tne omcers oi tiark nwge
were present, bol th- iimi;nTatUe1v small
Lv-oT the compan) ralhet-iifcreA-ed than
diminished the pleasures of the evening.
The event was in ver) good
form. A daint) dinner in
five courses was served at an appropriate
hour. The table was pretlil) laid, the
chi'-f ornamental design being a center
piece of scarlet flow ers, interlaid with the
Masonic square and compass in white blos
soms. At each plate were favors, with the
names of the guest and a motto from a
popular M i-onic song
"Ue meet upon the level.
We nirt upon the square."
The social features of the evening were
exceptionally pleasant, and the hospitality
of this alwa)s pleasant household was
nevir more deliglitfull) dl-pensed. Man)
auu u.-a.ij nuc ti.c lairncir sjhjuc. l.f
Mr. Coblentz, and "bonvo)age" and a safe
return were the imiv ersal wishes to the
The following ollicers were present :
Virgil Coblentz, W. M.: 1L K. .Mills G.
W.: E. F. Smith. J. W.; J. 1. Lile, S. D.;
(' W. Coleman, J. D.: C. II. Perkins
treasurer; I. II. Kelle), Secretar); 1) Ilrun
ner r t) ler; C. M. S)kes, janitor: J. T.
Hicks, trustee; Samuel Harford, trustee.
The rrt Kr.tiilon Over,
All the organizations taking part in the
big reunion completed their business yes
terday and last evening. It is likely that
a joint reunion will beheld at the Home
at Xenia next year.
The executive committee, in dosing up
the business of the reunion, unanimous!)
adopted the following:
Hesolved, That the thanks of the several
veteran organizations participating in the
reunion are due and the same are hereb)
tendered, through the executive committee,
to all persons and organizations contribut
ing in an) vva) to the grand success of this
) ear's meeting
Hesolved, That the committee feel them
selves under special obligations to the new -papers
of the cit) and to Messrs Miller,
Dean and Morgan, reporters for their in
valuable assistance; to the Sonsof Veterans
for their faithful services in guarding the
grounds and proiert) used duing the reui
ion; to the proprietor of the Arcade hotel
for the use of the hotel parlors aud rooms
1 for the headquarters of the several com
Liands. Prof. Edgar K. Smith, of Wittenberg,
has just returned from his summer vacation
In the easL
Ksrrv Hoy of Hie leven
teeth should be brushed with SO.ODOXT
ill order to keep them white, or to render
tin in so. Specks and blemishes upon their
surface disappear after appljing SOO
DOXT a few tunes. The gums acqune a
coral tint, and grow hard from the use af
SOODONT. Anal)sis discloses nothing
impure in this preparation. The ladies bii)
and use SOODONT because the) know
that it is a most effective aid tobeaat). The
sooner our readers commence its use the
better lor them.
The Win. Alison Wood Mower and
Keaier Works, of Yotingstown, O , have
decided to remove to Chattanooga, Tenn.
Two children were killed and their moth
er badlv injured at a railroad crossing in
a( Tons' mi:mohu:s.
THE FANTASTIC TRICKS THEY PLAY
Yiliv sn stiiiulilf
I lor. VVM.Ii "HI
In iHiullUr Holes
Not Ih I earunl.
I'itt .liiniplns Whole
It nlwavs Msiiied iur to me said
an ni tor who hud gi iv h lir to uive weight
to his opinion tint soiiiiliodi iIiksii t
nritea lsik on iln pihologn il 11-lHs.t
of life on the -i iut. l'ruluilil the actor
lias as lirgi an opportunil of Noniiug
noiuniiitiil with urioiis phiiioiutiia of the
hiiumu Intillrtt ss anv in ill that lives
T he curious fri iks of -up. r-iitious fimv
that ntlliit siiuieof tin Inst known nitors
ore old themes of disi nssmii -nne think
they can't net if tin) s.i horse of a or
tainisjlor or if tluv iloii t wi.irn urtnlii
dres, or if thev plav in .i (trtalii hon-e
someiioorsliive nlivislotieiiarlsoiiiuiv '
times tint tin work Ins Income mtirelv
iiirthniilc.il mid tluv fnrgit how fir along
thev have gut in the pi i) I mil r some
conditions of mind not iinliueil b) drink
ilther the oldeM uctoi is litblt-toiniss n
cue or cut a ft How actor out of his Hni
no innttir if hi knows the pliv sow. 11
that hoc in reiK it the whole thing troni
In ginning to. ml I h ive known veil so
careful mid thorough .an ai lor s liv rcnii
Itimtt viho has plavtsl Hiihilnu
tlum-nhds of times I supHii to git
throw nolf the tricks in tin lli-t intirview
lutuisn thecnriliunl und .lulu- and lime
togob.uk tohistlrst snashlogitil rislit
Xot long ago I hcinl rnderirk W.inle. in
eaiiatiatiiigon his fuvorile pi iv Diinoti
ami P) thins ' n pla in vvlmli heh is niie.1
pnnciiMil or suliorillnatt jiarls for llftein
jears, utlirlv fail tons ill three lines from
the ver) lu's-age he was wont to dellvir
avith tin greati-t effect from the Mag.
Hut the most curious fn ik of the
actor's ineniorv. and the one lo niv niind
furtlierest froiii an) intionnl eaplauntioii
Isthewnv It will Minietlniis mil for no
apparent cause, uttcrli refuse to take miv ,
impression nl nil I riiiinnber virv well I
the lirst exiKrience of that kind I ever
had I was in the roiiip.it of n will
known tragedian of this cit) A change
In the ca-t had given mc the part of Ikira
das tvvodn)s In-fore 'Hichehin' wa to be
jierfonnisl I was f nrlv fnmlliirvvitli the
part .mil thought I would hive no ilifli
cult) in lieooming dead lettir wrfect m It
I studieil all in) lengths that night until I
knew them prett) will, aud the next ihi)
I wtnt nt tlicm again To in) speechless)
horror 1 ilicovereil that all that I had
Mmlicil had escaped from n.) mind Head
the lines ovir as manv times ns I would
nml trive as hard ns I would to impress
them on in) mind, not one would stick
If I should ever become n laving iraninc I
would never lien more pitiable objecr than
I wils that .lav I linked inself in in)
room and refiiscil to eat while I wmt over
the lines to mvself as Niiholas Xickleb)
went over tlie"aMithecir)V lines to puor
i-mike Tow aril evening I liepm to get
the lietterof them and when I wmt to the
theatre I had them nil pat I had regained
H great deal of ill) confidence and thought
I should have no more trouble
'lniigine my feelings when I discov
ered, ns I heard niv lirst i lie, that the
whole part had got aw a) from me I
t,tooil Ik fore that sea of upturned faces
w ith no Idea of hat I w as going to s.i)
At last I found in) a one. and said some
thing I don't know what. Such a ver
sion of Ikirailas no audience iver listened
tons mine was that night I struggled
on making up seiitinces as I went along,
nnd tr)ing to keep what I said within the
general plot of the plnv, of which I had a
fairlv distinct impression I don't sun
po.owhal I slid sounded b t If ns Kad to
others ns it did to me, for the people, in
the wings told me afterward that few per
sons not fanuliir vvilh the tut woum
,meM1pteil tiiere lw ii) thing henous
'As Msiii us I was off the stage I made
n rush for the dressing room, gnbbed a
pliy lmok and laliriou-l) studied my
next lengths until I was to go on ngaiu.
It vvns of no use I couldn't remember a
word of mi part vvhni I got liefore the
footlights Depuration lame to in) alii,
however 1 plunged lu boldly and got
through an improvisation th it would have
made Uiilvver'i. hnir Mnnd on end, with
out an) L.ul breaks That night when I
was getting into bed, utterly disgusted
with in) self, nil those lines came back to
me m n luap, and for weeks and weeks
tluv haunted me The) took such com
plete jmssessiou of me that I conld
scared) drive them out of in) head when
the tune came to learn another pnrt.
"That was ten )enrs. ngo, and I never
had n tomb of the malad) again until
last vviutir We were tr)ing a new piece
'on the dog' m Providenie We had had
It In relnursal for some time nnd 1 sup
imseil I knew all in) lirt and Imsiiics ns
well as I knew jn) own mime. I was the
villain, und in the fourth net vvns to quar
rel vvith and stab my accomplice in crime,
for which I whs to be sentenced to death
nfter lonfessuig all m villain). In the
mt I had a scene with the hero just
fore the quarrel, and I'm bles.seil if I
didn't forget lino, 'business' nnd ever-
thing el-e Jumping awn) down to the
end of the act, I killed the hero The
author of the play, who was sitting lu a
Ijox, must Imve leen parnl)zed at the
libert I took with his text, and the nu
dienie must have thought it aery strange
tint the lit ni should coiru?lo lifeso readilv
iu the nixt act, and that I should be sen
tenced to death for merit) trjing to kill
him Hut the V.og lived, and I got off
with n scorchimr from the manager."
New York Commercial Advertiser
Dry n,l Wet Timber.
A discussion is going the rounds of the
press jn to the relative strength of w et or
ilr) timber. We do not believe there is
much to lie made out of the discussion.
Some kinds of timber nre stronger when
dry, whil -other kinds are stronger when
wet or green Hut most hanl vv oods when
wet will possess more tensile strength
than when dry. Timber thoroughly sea
soneil is more brittle than when green,
and with the necessary force will break
square off, while the same timber green
will stand about the same pressure bv
Uncling more or less without breaking
Take a hickory sapling that is nlmost im
possible to bre ik in its green state, ai
though it ma) lienil double, and tlior-
oughl) dr) it, nnd jnu ma) eail) break
It almost "sqi.are off," as the l)s sa).
iso witli almo-t an) kind of timber. Do
ing nukes it slitter, more un) hiding, but
iu vtr) few instances stronger. Scientific
V.eful to Composers.
Musical composers are indebted to sci
ence foi twoniw instruments The mel
ograph is designed to uicuratel) record
the nott s of auv tune plnvol upon a piano,
.mil the lni lot rope has just Iieeu devised
iu France to faithfiill) reproduce upon
mi) piano the pieces nutomaticill) copied
b) the Urst apparatus Arkaruavv Trav
tler. George Howers (or Knox) Is under ar
rest at Jamestown, O , charged with out
ngiiighis two step-tlaugliters aged four
teen and twelve ears.
rl I f i,r s,1uer noil I'rrllj I
I till Oriinmrnt
.Something new ala8 attracts atten-1
tentioii from rierhod who lives in a pro
gressive stale, ami the latest thing on sale
liefore our people is a novel lemon sojieevcr.
it is uiaiie of glass in
a pvramid slmiie wilii sharp
elevated edgts around the sides and holes
around the bottom. It h set on the top of
the glass and the half lemon pressed down
on the point ami turned around so the
juice of the lemon drops Into the glass out
of the holes proiind the bottom.
It is a novel thing Indeed,
and is a splendid thing for families who in
dulge in lemonade It is easy to handle
and does its work complt ti Thee new
articles, together with all the other ingre
dienls in tint pleasing drink, are to be
found at Hohl A. I.jons fainllj grocer),
corner Main and Center streets
Mft1J cattlt. af(. )( ,, )(f Tex fever a,
s - ew l.uox. III.
CKOIM', WUOOri.Nd COl'dll and
Bronchitis immediate!) relieved b) Shlloh's
Cure. For sale by K. A. Garwood.
Commencing Jul) 'Jtth and continuing
I eacli Nmda) thereafter until beptember
I 11th the I. II. A. W. will sell excursion tick
ets to Sand usk), Put-lu-Ha), lake Side,
ami Ceilar Point Hrancli at a very low rate
for the round trip Tickets will lie good
returning on train leaving Sandiisk) Sun
I da) evening or on regular trains Mnnda).
I Electric: laislre Starch Is the best l.aun
dr) Starch in the world
Used by the lulled Mates Government. In
dorsed by the he ids of the (treat Universities
as the strongest. Purest, and most Healthful
Dr. Price's the only Baking Powder that does
not contain ammonia. Lime or Alum bold
only in Cans
PRICE BKIN! POWDER CO.
sua VOKK. CHICIC.O. sr LOUS.
HOW WEAR THE
(VmforuMs. Etoant. Parfsetlr IlMlthral, sad th
Miwt Uuriblo known to tba trad
Doubt Bone! Double Seam I Double Steell
Nw York Ol&c and Wanrooas.
U and 11 ktnu BUsrt.
Bortree Mfg. Co., Jackson, Mich.
Jt onn bring Into halthypUy
1 n lorp. i ii i er am j uj amj
And luprtatt tb yJtrwk
.From cro wu ol bed to ol
I of thot.
It curM the PHm. It opens
Loat aptlt It soon re-
WUe fajnlllea throughout
Keep TABHANTH' HEI.TZKKBearat hantl.
Itead t Trim turd
New irlr. fur ail
Mzrw an I trlr f
Vniii. LATgt (Jls
counu to build erst ud
sl-rv. Nrnd for IUu
irattnl Prit: Uit.
ONEST HELP FOR
P j no Sore Money to (sacks.
I will send you a liipige Book, with pre
scriptions for "ieif.iure for all rvous
chmnlr and Coniinim Diseases, Accidents
and rmeri;rncl.., for 13cts.tmps.
1H! Wlatonslii Strmt, Milwaukee, IV is.
Dr Levitt E. Custer.
Preservation of natural teeth by latest ap '
proved methods, btrictlf crit-clasa work
a K Hl.hHt. Strain'. Onwry.
Dr. Frank C. Runyan,
rBoomsln Backlngham'i BulIdl.overl
a-Murphy k Brol Store.a
'DtMlai attention given to th
, INSTALMENT DEALERS
iMllflndjnst what they needA FULL Ll NC
OF INSTALMENT GOODS sold l.ul) fX
usraxasNT Duliu' sirrLV tUi Fri. Pa
t.i ast w t. ?-t. D.
Hollicin-ysatTovirs. Xs a.
LADIES' SEMINARY !
A Hume Srliu.il for turnip; Ladies.
I Thorough drill In the KnKlish. Branches and
in the auetenl and Modern languages. tx
ieotloual.tdvantaKesf.ir the study ot Music,
Instrumental and voi.il .special attention
mid to health, morals and manners Apply
for catalogue to
KhV It S HITCHCOCK. I. 1.
Iteferenie-Kev.M.C. Falconer.lt I)."
U ' R I L COLUMII lTS.
Eleven courses of study, hltht fully equipped
Unoratorles a.-Catalogues sentfree onappli
tor tenn antl
A NERVE STIMULANT
Benefiicial in General Debility, Exhaustion, and just the thing
to help you through the hot weather. Large bottles, $1.
CHARLESLUDLOW & C0.v
Pharmacia, 55 East Main Street.
MORE IMPROVEMENTS! BETTER THAN EVER!
The Most Per fret Tricycle tor Ladies and Children yet line: ted.
Steel Wire Wheels with Grooved Steel Tire?,
Thus I'r venting the piktg Irr.m Wearing Loose. Aijns'aMe .seat to Suit
various afex. Hanihomrl; Upholatrrid In l'lush. Frame ol
H.'llor? Tubing of extra naalilj- malleable
Iron and s eel. .Me-1 axles.
F'OIt HAI.K II"V'
Hi. F. OLDS Sc BRQ,
NO. 8 WEST MAIN STREET.
Having roncluded to Ieae the city, ln-r by ofTcr their entire
Men's Fine Furnishing Goods,
Cou'lstlna-of ShlrlF, Underwear, Glove , Xfckwear, Hisierj, Handker
chiefs, Etc , Etc., at rot aud less thin cjst.
Must Be Sold Out in Two Weeks.
Tli U Is no liam. bat a b ra fide sale fa I an I e tlie Furnishing
Uaods and the unheard oi onp rices
NO. 31 EAST MAIN STREET.
CLOSING OUT uALtl
Fancy and Staple Groceries
Carried by the firm known as S. J. Straley & Co. will be
CLOSED OUTAT COSTAND LESSTHAN COST
The tale commences immediately and continues
C. C, FUNK, Receiver-
WHELDON & MERRILL,
WHOLESALE AM) RETAIL DEVLEKS IN
GRAND OPERA HOUSE. TELEPHOXE 27.
BRANCH OFFICE AND YARDS
corner Washington and
ST ,.ii - -
mmwbu m IkTvo proportion.
csnt isd nra Mtond toMtvlta br uocf
Mjji.jnnnmnj at lull a.ISaa.11
..?& SEMINAL PASTILLES.
i iuaicaii,-3r9zcr ntrrasioii.T-r7ra:
tlAc4Uoa, Tosti forC!chtlcrsin
itwionacMM tary tsmoiaXr r roro
itl Vicorou Haalth.
m-m itsaDroua aown nen iniav
frfe-t Had fall WniRtfuiRhani
- - .r . a.rr.T-ja .: r :r:irriT ; .
Ati3osjiwnotnuTr irum aion-n7CDscoausaacn
rirraaiabOQt by JttdiieTum.Lx-MWB,Vm-Eni.
AroiK. ortoofrM Iadolcmw. ira ut thtyoc tend cj
nULFACaUon F7t xw1 Utta rma)tv3.
RUPTURCO PCRSONS can hart FRJC3
"l N-hol.r.hip to al I worthjr llu
Avoid um uuputtkMi et pr
6titoftimtJvmtomm 11 Out.
kbtoiayiEr Vv f thirTt-
WHh tklcnUun til bunwaL or fsaru
DaTuraLLfii tnmllfal lHrvtisli RoHI-aw
BlIaraMlcfc'twithoQt dtlmr. Tbtaat-trU
HARRIS REMEDY CO., rt Crater
Kxf z.xtmincire,Df.ijijuiB, jtaX
Trial of our Appliance, Ask for Tnrta!
The tsfi t-vlucMttunitl jaUfio-XmX-
vSk r4, l.ipriL-.rf nol
rt;. Twuroumsjuf ktmlr
udenls Nfxt Una In lVtit:
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