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REPUBUCSATUHDAY EVENING, OCTOBER i5 188T.
A MENDING BUREAU.
TATTERED AND TORN
UP FOR REPAIRS.
Am Institution starts! for that Poor
Mu'l Kena-flt I's-acs. and Jot for a
Mc-kel llnttons Mwael on. Wlilla lou
You will readily pnes what a mending
bureau Is It m a Jilace n here tlie tat
tered nnd torn ma) )aj tip for rciiair,
where tbecliisiie button nia) tw fx-.li mil
in its .socket ku tight tint it Mms there
for the rest of his natural life, vvl ere he I
that hith n torn lining to his over-!
rust mj haie a new lining put in it '
place or the old one brought to a proiwr
frnrae of mind, here a rip in the coat
sleeie nuj 1 doctored in Kcnmnel scien
tific style, where the ncht xort of tre.it
imnt is administered to all sorts and con
ditions of dilapidates1 parmcit
A reiorter ntiioii in front of a bi,j jew
elry store, woi elerini; if there re ill) wire '
"treat reduction in watches and dia
monds," win u he encountered an ac
cjn untance of crstiihile seedy hut present
"I've juM. lieentotheniendinR bureau,"
Mid thi-f worthy, "and I feil like a new
min The liiutiif of tn) coat h id slipped
it mooring, and every time 1 put ou the
cnt I swore new and attractive oath
There via fringe on my trouser
cuffs ere pinned on My pants
piece of clothe line Suspender buttons
1 had none There wereonlv two buttons
on my vest, and I kipt it on with a bent
hairpin If I hid sneered hard I should
have stood pantleas nnd forlorn before a
fisplns, jibing world
"While in this sorry plight I lotind this
morning acircilarof the mending bureau
It was sent tonic by some special dlspen
sj.tion of a pit img providence I went to
the mending bureau and stayed twenty
minute They did not repair me com
pletcly, for I an a modest man, and the
officiating angel are nil of the gentler sex,
but my coat lining is in a state of perfec
tion tint fill me with ad mini Ion My
cuff are now p-operh attached to thtir
buttons. My lest dipliv n goodly array
of buttons upon its facade. I cm going
home, where I shall go to bed and send a
boy down to the mending bureau with
those articles of appirel, the mending of
which cannot well lie done in in) pres
a?nce," anl so sa)ing the mended and
happy man vanished
The reporter felt his externil niment
all over, hut failed to find anything for
me mending ntireau to experiment upon
Finally he liethought him that there was
but one button on the back of his Pnnce '
Allien coat. What do they have those
two Imttous on the back of a coat for,
anhow The nbsenceof oneof the duo
of buttons had caused the reporter much
annoyance for several weeks It detracted
from the symmetry of his figure, nml
caused him to walk lop sided Itelief
was at hand The reporter sought the
mending bureau As yet it consists of a
cingle good sized mom. light and airy,
and containing sewing machines, work
tables and chiirs Two or three middle
aged ladies and three or four oung lidies
were seated at unit the room, busily plying
the needle. One was threading a needle,
anl she performed tint intricate ojiera
lion eo quickly and neatly that It tn ide
the reporter envious a he recalled pist
struggles of hi own. A tall young lady
with nn amused expression Inherelnpicnt
dark eyes asked the blushing reporter
1 it he wished to hsi e mended He re
s. mod an inclination to say tint his
heart had suffered a compound fracture,
and coyly explained that another button
on his coat tails was the essential to his
happiness The young lid) smiled and
asked the reporter to remoie his coat
Be.ng an unmarried mm, unused to
feminine so-iety, he blushed like a red,
red rose; then, rememlienng with glid
rje that he had put on his pink stnpeel
shirt in the morning, he took courage,
took off Ills coat nnd accepted a proffered
.chair. The other ladies kept on sewing
and pa d no attention to the customer.
THE COWFirT BCREUT
There were two other customers in the
.room, both minus coats One wis hanrg
a buttou sewed on his sh'l cuff, and the
other hid his coat up for repairs The
ladies sewed rapidly, nnd the three con- 1
tracts were soou completed The re-
porter was assisted into his coat by the
tall, dark eyed young lidv. This alone
was worth the price of admis-ion, aid
file cents was all that was charges! for I
the replicing of the button, tor which the 1
assurance was giitn that it would stai as
long as tl e coat were worn
"Wo have no regular scale of
price as yet," said the manageress of the
establishment, "as the mending hureiu
has only been running a .few days It i
the flr-t insti'ution of the kind in the
svest. though there is one in Xework
that has nnde a good deal of monev. We
thought that there was a demantl for 11
bureau where the mending of undcri ear
could lie done with neatness nnd di-pr ch
Single gentlemen will appreciate the eon
aenience of a bureau where their clo hes
rre looked nfter iu a good, homelike 1 iv.
Lr.iiie who are overburdened with the
cares of housekeeping will ab-o find the
bureau convenient, and we expect to 1 tve
considerable trade from people whonit
the cty and stop at the hotels We in
tend to make arrangements whereby for
asinllsum paid w eekly or inonthl) we
will keep wanlrotics in gixnl repair. Wo
all do qu'ck work and when we sew a
button on it stays there every time."
The reporter realized full) the truth of
these statements There are care es
mortals who would quite as leave 1 aie
their girineuts in Kid repair, but they are
In the minority The great majority will
prefer to have their clothes kept in onler,
and if they have no women folk of their
own to do that sort of thing, the bureau
will lie a full Hedged bexm to them The
-dirning of stockings will lie a special lien
flt The ai enge man, w ho has no one
to Io his mending, now wears a pair of
rocks two or three tunes, nnd then throw
them awav total wrecks, rent asunder and
warn thnmgh by the disastrous processes
of Iiundries Here at the bureau socks can
be darned nt low rates, and money will
be saved the wearers thereby. Altogether,
the bureau is an institution that merits
encouragement. Chicago Herald
Pilgrim1 rrogreaa in Japanese.
In "Pilgrim's Progress," as translated
Into Japanese and illutrited by native
artist. Christian his a close shaven Mon
golLin head. Vanity Fair is a feast of lan
terns with popular Japanese nmusements.
the dungeon of Giant Depnr is one of
hose large wooden cages in which eastern
criminals are confined, and the angels
waiting to recene the pilgnmson the fur
ther side of the bridjyless river are
dressed in Yokohama fashion. Chicago
Sirup of I ,
.Manufactured only b) the California Fig
.Syrup Co , San Francisco. Cal.. i nature's
only true laxative. This pleasant Cali
fornia liquid fruit rented) ma) be had at
Dr. Casper's drug store, 50c and SI bottles.
It is the most pleasant, prompt and effect-
ive remedi known to cleanse the s) stem; to
act on the liver, kidneys, and bowel gent
ly yet tl-oroug'ily: to dispel headaches,
colds, ard feiers, and to cure constipation.
Indigestion, and kindred ills.
There are) forty Hebrew millionaires in
New Yoik City.
Man) forget that the hair and scalp need
eVansing Extensile use of A)er's Hair
V.ior hasiiniien that It is the best cleans-
ing aient for the hair mat it preienta
sjjn.'rnll aud stimulates the hail to renewed
A troop of babea la lumnifr Ian t.
At heaven a pate tha children gatet
One Ufu tbo latch with rosy hand,
TbeD turns and dimpling-, asLa lier u ate
"What i the last thins tliat you ua
1 lai anil natchcd the dan n h. pn,
An I sudde nlv, thro" tho thatch of Mian,
A great, dear morning lar laiubnl in.
"And you' "K floating tbhtlr down
Against Jut. e sly and clou 1 IrRs w hitf."
"An I you ' "A railing Mow. a frown
It frights me let, ih, camp me tight "
" vn.l vou" "A far thro' tears that amlhsf
The tremnlmjr hp coul 1 arswt. mttmrf,
Tbe.hli.ee)i'ssam, the lonelj cl hi
'A ad bouusuck e.Ten at be a en's door
E. R. bill in Orcrlbml Monthly.
NEW USE FOR BELLS
tlosr a Keatattraiit Msiiairrr Obilates tha
Old Sjiltni of Hawllng Out Order
"Whtre's m) ham and epc- ' inipa-
tlentl) asked a mm of the uniter in a
Clark street rrMitirtiit theotlu r day
"IhiyV a ccmiu vdi the) s a cumin."
"Itut I didn't htar von Kive the onler."
'o, sab, ue eloan i;ne no onlah, Ha
touch de tx IN '
"Tie not a new scheme," -aid the man
aier.who had oi tu.ird thecounrvitio 1
"I don't know how It ii with j on but it
takex awa) my apjn tile to p into a res
t.iurmt w here the waiter, when he cits
an onler, kiwi it out at the toji of his
wtice Xow, in -Mtme place-, after order
le-s My i mJUst what you did here )ou'.I htar the
ints w,rol"j,iI,r ,sl'". '"le iu ll" "
ng ami a wi"Ks- ho ,0 "'" "long. and if you
! t,,I(,1 h'm th,nt y" wautiil the m-
" N,,h. ''"' ho J vil'K ,,u, ''.
i)w ne k
them white wings ' Of cour-e the cook
understands that ham at d eggs and actip
of colftv are the articles callesl fur by this
onler, but to the uninitiated it is all
Ireek alters' ding i the mo-t com
plex jiron eer ueel, and win ii.e ue
it the) an- un ible to 1 xpliln thtu-rlcs
Now, L inv sist m all the noio and con
iusion are .lone aw 1) wnn 1 m never j )n his business and uses the wretched ht
hearnnv onler giitn, and the wntcrs are 1 tic sj mil on Simdi) to giio his friends a
not obliged to lone the dining r.s.ni . treat in the shape of a ride to some cock
Hut come with me nnd I 11 sho'i yoa " uev reor in the suhurlis The roster
Iheminajerleilthe wat toatibleneir nongers live in the street They are
the renter of the r..in I'pon it wre ' nner irMloom except for eating and sleep
about twenti wh'te buttons and it the 1 1. .. 1 ..,. ...,. .1,1. ( .. .11
base of each wis a label hverv button
I was capable of tnnsmming cerilor
tiers. For instance one of the buttor
was labeled "eggs," and nponacanl ware
the following directions "I'or lmilcd egg.
I ring once, eggs on toast, twice, scrambled
egg. thn time, omelet, four times "
It was the same with steiks, as by a
elifferent numlier of rings the distinction
littwecii endtrloin, porterhouse anil lr
loin, nre, medium or well done could lie
com i') ed to the kitchen with as much ac
curacy and with more, speed than by tho
' We'll pi down to the kitchen and ae
how thit end of it works," remarked the
miuagiT, haling the way to a flight of
'stair A saiory smell of cooking meat
was wafted to the M-itor as he descended
the stairs In front of half a dozen b g
broilen stisxl as man) white jackctetl
cooks, with equally white caps placed
' rakishly iijsin their heads The manager
'said thul the caps were not worn for
(adornment, hut to preient hairs and
J dandruff from falling into the fol "I
1 don't know why it is," said he, "but con
stunt working neir a Are seems to have
tendency to cause the hair to drop out
Of course that would never do, so we
oblige the men to wear linen held gear
iu onler to prevent any mishap Then,
too, it looks cleiner, and in a restaurant
looks arc el er) thing "
OpiKhitc the range's, surroundeel b) a
little railing, was an annunciator re
sembling those usesl in hotels to denote
tho numbers of rooms. In front of It was
seateel a lad about 15 years of age with a
number of tickets in his hand Each
ticket had a number printed tipca It cor
responding to the number given one of
the co-Iks These were called off In rota
tion, so that cich oneof the cooks i onH
get the same numlier of dishes to serve.
Middenlv there was a whirring souuft,
followed b) a quick snap The lx) loeikeil
up and s.i'i the wonl "steik" on a tri
angular piece of metal. Then came two
short rings and a long one. The bo)
looked .at a cinl nnd called. "Xo 3. ten
derloin steik nre, with mushrooms "
The triangular piece of metal was put
Uick in its place, and in a trice a Juic)
steak was sizzling on the iron It wis
getting along ton anl C o'clock then and
the onler liegin to come in thick and fast
"We eion't sene anything here but
short onler," said the manager, "ami.
though I have over fifty articles on my
bill of fare, I have neier found one that
could not lie orderetl by means of the 111
i nun i ocueve lucres anoincr iimrai I
like it in the country, nnd )ou can e for
yourself how much time and trojblc it
saves "Chicago Herald
line; Guesftliic on Iionfi- Island.
1 he season is rapidly approaching v hen
hinest homes will lie superseded hi hog
guessing, the faionte amusement of Img
11 inder The manner of prosceiliug is
Handbills are printctl nnnonnr ng the
time nml plice of the proccedin The
mme and assumed weight of thi ho.. I.i
gtthcr with th cost of the tickets, are also
adiertistsl Each person rcgistc rs his e--tnmte
of the weight upon the feset be
fore surrendering it Then a hogwhoe
name and assumed wei.lt his Itu ad
vertisetl i killeel nnd dressed 11 e per
sou n ho guesses the exact weight of the
slmghtertsl animal takes him. or the
gi ess nearest the correct flgim- ent 'r-
the guesser to the me it "Heckonhirf" !
or "allowing" is net permuted 1'ar-
i ticipants, hoiveicr, cm gues as msny
times as thei nre willing arid able to pai
for the privilege Some of the swine
slaughtered nre of enormous dimensions
nnd tip the scales anywhere from 400 to
Various nrtiflcc nre resorted to by
which the weight of the rnunals i ascer
tained or approximated beforehand Fre
quently measurements are taken upon
which guesses ate based, and sometimes
the actual weight is asci'rtamcd at night.
New York Evening bun.
Queer Indian Custmiia In Itraiil.
The Indnn praver meetings Hi the
country are rather n singulir admixture
of superstition and devotion A doll l
dresed in silk clothes, with candles on
each side, a good bit of tinsel work almt
it and a nhlio'i tied about its wnt It
rests o the table Eight or ten Indnn
men stmd around One has a lirce
drum, which he lieats continuill) The
worini sit on the floor, while the nun
sin? pnvcr to the saint, the women re
ponding The) commence prnungaliout
T or J ci clock and keep it up two or three
hours Then the women with their little
children k-ss the ribbons, asking favors of a
the sjmt 1 he met .then go through the
siineeeien.o.,) n.c s.mt is men locKeo
up in a not, and lancing cotnme nces nml
last the rest of he night, rrcquent p--tion
of whisk) are imbibed hi the men,
coffee and wine by tho women 1 rn
the men become too drunk to d lire
longer thei retire to their hammocks and
sleep until soixr Pittsburg Commer
French Iiove of (Slarj.
The Trench claim to lie the Itomnn,
and nlmost everything they undertake to
do the) refer ton Komin precedent lilorv
is one of these thing- 1 lie English dwell
upon the ide i of iiower 1 he Frcnchm m
ha no particular care for power unless it
bring him action, admiration and nrtistic
tribute ' Gath" in Cincinnati Enquirer.
SHILOH'S VITALIZE!, is what von
need for consumption. Loss of Apnetite'
U!Z2ines, ami an symptoms oi uyspepsia
Price 10 and 75 cents per bottle. For sale I
by F. A. Garwood.
A ROUGH AND READY CHARACTER
OF THE BRITISH METROPOLIS.
rndira f..r lrt llnxala How Ilia
rotrrniini(r Settlra Dispute oith
Ills reiaiale Tli Oarrworked Tout
Idle Soarins la tha Street.
The I.omlon costermonger ccnernlly
weirs tUed kind of ttrevi Ills hat is
nlwnis a black derby, rust) fmm rain ami
weather His coat is gencrall) a rusty
Wick frock He rarely wears a waistcoat
Ills trousers ma) l conluroy or an) kind
of the cheiper woolen pitterns His shoes
are thick soled and hobnailed. He alwas
wt.ii-- a colored handkerchief tied aromid
his nock in pl-ice of a collar. These hand
kerchiefs arc always dirt), except upon
rare Mitida) and holula) occasions, when
new ties are donnod These handkerchiefs
are alwas of a fanciful color, light blue
and red bein the ficontcs They are
worn high upon the neck, leaung a couple
of inches of dirty neck showing 1x.tuctn
the h indkerchief and the greasy collar of
tlie shambling frock coat. The handker
chief is really the badge of the onler This
handkerchief alwut tha neck designates
the character and standing of a man in
J-jigland an completely and thoroughly as
if he wore a uniform prescribed by act of
parliament 1 he costermongers are men
ingagc-d in street traffic of all kinds 1 hey
aru general!) dealers in ogelablcs The)
begin with push carts, and if the) are
prosperous and reach the climax of their
ambition they become the owners of small
two healed wagons, drawn by little don
keys or pomes The strength and endur
ance of these small animals are phenome
nal I hue sts?n from six to eight grown
jieopl ou a costcmionger's cart lieing
draw 11 at s furious pace by a pony not
inurh larger thin a Newfoundland dog
1 he costermonger ncier giies his pony
nuynst He works him during the week
so'iJrtiines force them into the house, but
thei gnerall) take refuge under nn awn
ing er some gateway. They are a hanly,
tough, coarse tiliered people They are
lot), and haie a perfect passion for
sceces of uproir ami excitement. You
rarely heir of costermongers murdering
any of their associates or of their using
knives or pistols in their quarrel They
haue a wiy of pounding and kicking
each other when engaged in disputes, but
are rarely arrested, ns they never seem to
carry malice, and their fights generally
end up in a good natures! way. The
costermonger aud his female are often
the chief actors in a street brawl. When
once a costermonger has begun to keep
company with a costermonger female
then he is considered bis property, fahe
speaks of him as her man and she is
spoken of ns his "gaL"
It was hundav morning The two had
started out evidently for a holiday. He
was in his best He was a surly, heal y
jawed felloir, with black eyes, a short
noe nnd bniwii), hairy fists He wore a
little black derby hat about three sizes too
smull for his great, round had His
handkerchief was the lightest of sky
blues She was buxom, burly, of medi
um height, dressed m true costermonger
style. Their dispute! grew out of a dif
ference of opinion as to where they
should spend the day She insisted on
going one wiv and he the other. They
eliputed for half a moment, and then he
turned around and deliberately gave her a
kick which lifted her aliotit six Inches
from the sidewalk, to comince her that
his way was the best. She turned quickly
and begin kicking him in return The
way she brouuht her number ten boots
around against his, shins very soon con
vinced him that he was as strong at that
kind of argument as he. The) kicked at
each other for about five minutes, the
center of a delighted and cheering crowd,
and then the costermonger female by her
skill in kicking earned the day. In a mo
ment or two more he gave up, grinned
goes! naturally and the two walked off
together for a happy Sabbath,
The w a) domestic bran Is are carried on
in the streets of Ixmdon cannot be
matched, I am certain, in any other city
in the world The common people who
w ilk the streets regard these quarrels as
their own prii ate theatricals aud sternly
resent any interference of the police As
a general thing the police do net touch
the braw lers unless they make too much
of a disturbance ami block up the street
The tiolice then smolv onler them to
moie on, and make arrests only where
the disturbing party resists During my
etay in liondon I haie seen more street
fignts than I had ever seen before in my
life The actors in these street fights or
domestic brawls appenr to take great
pr.de in the parts which they are called
u:fjn to piny Thev are stimulated by the
cheers nnd roars of approval from the au
dience nnd do their best to maintain their
reputation for courage, ferocity and skill
1 he women ire especially excitable and
r- ic in a street fight. The man gencr
al i looks sulk) and sheepish when en-g-.gcl
in a fight with his female in public
Hut the women never giie them a chance
to Iwck out They are much more vin
dicttie and active than the men Ai er
tlie mm has been kicked three or four
t.L - and has had his face scratched up
to h projier state of rawness, he be-
ecited and theu strikes out
brutally and cruell), unless a police-
mau liapjietis to be too near. The women
.ire, general!) the victors iu these street
hqhts Ihe lighting women gene-rail)
haie bibles in their arms 1 have seen a
number of lostermonger virago bound
ing from the ground like hjenas, rushing
up and down with great leaps, howling
lnsnlts a'ld epithets, then sweeping elow n
toinnl the hated object of their wrath
for a blow or n kick, and when the mnn
strikes out the b ib) never seems to lie re
cinleil ns ail) thing more than a buffer.
1 he costermonger femile uses her laby
us a shield 1 lie poor, wretched baby is
generally aphilosoplur and rarely, if ever,
hoitU or cries I haie never heanl a
costermonger bab) even peep during tho
most exciting pluses of a street fight,
although the mother may be howling like
a panther in her rage and excitement.
It is this diss of people that makes
even the liest parts of London disagreea
ble When their work is done they crow el
thestnetsand fill the publics, drinking,
swearing ami quirrcliug They wnndir
in great idle awnrms up and down the
liest streets, ncier turning to the right
or left for anv one I elo not know when
t' ei sleep I h lie never been out so lite
,,, v.., t i..,. , f,1!!n,i nnt. r,
l(0r llf ,Um nmrcuing bojt hooting m d
uolllu, aud without the slightest che. k
or lllIlclr.,nce from the authorities T.
London Letter in New Yet L
We are willing to bear personal tesli-
m my to the efticac) and value of Hoods
Ito-xsaparilla, which we have been advertis
ing some years in our paper, haling used
it for blood Imparities with great success
It I a preparation of standard merit, made
of jerfeetl) pare ingredients, and thor
oughly effevtiie in cleansing and purifying
the s) stein For eruptions, boils, etc.it
can be relied upon eiery time. Our own
experience with it ha been most gratif) lug,
and we are glad togiie it this endorsement.
Athol (Mass.) Trncrlpf.
A man doesn't begin to be much of a liar
until lie owns a dog.
uiiuur, nuuunau s,eueju anu
Bronchitis immediate!) relieved by ShUob's
Cur. Fur Ml by F. A. Garwood.
llullljr Men In SolltuiU
When you consider the constitution of
the mind ou mh how horribly forceful It
Is Well, the wilderness, the great out
stretching uninhabited woods would be. a
aolitnr) tell to one of thise guilt) men,
more dre idful Is-causeof its size, for w hen
he man is in his little cell he has the coin
pnnionshlp of the walls at leist, oftho
gratod door, of the chiir 011 which he sits,
and lieyond him but a few feet he knows
there are scores of fellow beings Hut
place him where he knows there is not a
human !cln.r within flft) miles, not a
thing that man has made that if he
should trv to run from his remorse he
cotihl not st.cccetl and then let the sun
go down, the shadows deepen anil dark
ness shroud the woods l.et it be a hot
night, when the winds are too tired to
move, and all animals lie still, nnd not a
sound lie floating 111 the air Yes, put a
guilt) man in the woodson such a night
and lcne him there Tint s enough (jixl
will do the rest What would lie the effect?
I think he would repent He would, or go
mad W. II. H Murray's letter
I'lrlurea I pon the Walla.
The influence of dwelling habitually in
the presence of a striking work of art can
hardly e overestimated, whether the
work be of such a character ag to debase
or to ennoble The pencil of the artist is
bribed to make to make the den of vice
doubly alluring to tho intoxicated senses
of tLc reveler, while the glowing ardor of
the religion devotee risis almost to ec
stasy a hi gi?es upon the vivid repre
sentation of the tragedy of Calvary. As
are the picture upon the walls of the
home, so are the pictures hung invisible
to all but ourselves in the chambers of
the Imagination, where, night and da),
they make much of the real world in
which we live Whether we dwelt day
by day with a picture or human lieing,
the influence of the companionship is
hardly greater in the latter case than in
the former The Cosmopolitan.
fill litem aCliiiieel
That is to sa), )our lungs Also all your
breathing machinery. Very wonderful ma
chinery It is. Not on!) the larger air pass
ages, but tlie thousands of little tubes and
cavities leading from them.
When these are c'ogged and choked witli
matter which ought not to tie there, your
lungs cannot half do their work. And
what they do, the) cannot do well.
Call it cold, cough, croup, pneumonia,
catarrh, consumption, or an) of the family
of throat ami nose and head and lung ob
structions, all are bd. All ought to be got
rid of. There Is just one sure way to gel
rid of them That Is to take Hoschee's
German S)rup, which an) druggist will sell
)ou at 75 cents a bottle. Even If even-
thing else has failed )ou, you ma) depend
upon this for certain.
Cheer, for October, mentions a new dish
k warranted, is because it is the best
Blood Preparation known. It will posi
tively cure all Blood Diseases, purifies the
whole system, and thoroughly builds np the
swsatltution. Ilemciaber, we y uarantee it.
Frauk H. Coblentz, corner Market ant!
K. Toner, of New York, professional rat
catcher, takes 20 to 100 per night.
nornn om ni.Es.-
Why suffer Hies? Immediate relief and com
plete cure guaranteed. Ask for "Rough on
Piles " Sarecureforltchlng.protnidiiig, bleed
Ing.oranyformof Piles. AOc AtDniggiaUor
mailed. K. 8, Wells, Jersey City, N. J.
Wells' "Health Benewer" restores health and
vigor, cares Dvspcpsia, Impotence, Nervous
Debility. For Weak Men, Delicate Women. 1.
WEIXS II AIK HAUSAM.
If gray, restores to original color. An elegant
dressing, softens and beautifies. No oil nor
grease. A tonic Restorative. Stops hair com
Professor E. N. Horsford, of Haiianl
college, has made a fortune out of bis fa
mous acid phosphates He is a peculiar
msn in appearance, has a heav), stooping
figure, an English face and gray side
whiskers and beard.
"V-s? iw would enjoy your dinner
J T3X,X and are prevented by Dys
pepsia, use Acker's Dyspepsia Tablets.
They are a positive care for Dyspepsia, In
digestion, Flttul.ncy and Constipation.
We gnarantM them. 35 and 00 cents.
Frank II. Coblentz, comer Market and
i acht racing has a practical side for Mr.
Edward Burgess, who built the Puritan.
Mayflower and Volunteer. These flyers
have given blm an international fame and
orders for all the boats he can build.
Loveliest Amona; the Lovely
Is she who renews or preserves the
beauty of her teeth with SOUDON T, con
fessedly the most effective preparation for
them. Volumes of evidence might be ad
duced in support of Its claims to public
confidence, as a means of invigorating the
teeth and rendering them pure, glistening
and spotless, and not less satisfactorily
proven. Is Its balmy influence upon
.he breath. Ask for genuine SOODONT
and accept ro rhp nhtitn
A buffalo's head in bronie metal, weigh
ing 2.SW0 pounds, will decorate the eastern
entrance of the Union Pacific railroad
bridge over the Missouri river connecting
Council Bluffs with Omaha.
A ndden Sensation
Of ehilliness Invading the backbone, fol
lowed bv hot Hushes and profuse perspira
tion. We all know these symptom, if not
by experience, from report What's the
best thing on the program me-? Quinine? A
daugtTous remedi. trulv. Pr uce carifs
of the bones; only afford temporary re
lief. Is there no substitute? Assuredly,
a potent but safe one Hosteller's Stom
ach Bitters a certain, speedy means of
expelling from the system every trace of
the virus of miasma Use it promptly,
persistently. The result a cure Is certain
to follow the use of this bneficent restora
tive of health. Dyspepsia. liier com
plaint, nerious ailments, rheumatism and
ir.actii it) of the kidneys and bladder, are
also among the maladies permanentl)
remediable through the genial aid of this
wlHilesotuebotanlc medicine, recomiue ud
ed b) the medical fratt rnit).
S'ck Anarchist There is a bid taste in
my mouth, doctor, and my tongue'. I think.
is swollen. Doctor I.et me look at tour '
tongue. (After a careful diagnosis). Over- :
VJVVV to depend upon. Acker's Blood El- '
ixirhaa been prescribed foryesrs for ailim- j
nlous, Syphilit ic or Slercurial diseases, it Is .
Frank II. Coblentz, corner Market and
The decorations put upon a niano cie,
shortl) to go ou exhibition in New York,
are said to have made the entire cost of the
instrument nearly Sr0 000.
SHILOH'S COUGH and 0 insumption
Cure is sold b) E. A. Garwood on a guar .
aotee. It cures Consumption.
A suit in Paterson, N J , dei eloped the
charge that one grave had been sold to
three different purchasers and useel by each ,
for burial purposes. j
''" Lung Disease. If you have
a Cough, or cold, or the children are
threatened with Croup or Whooping Cough,
use Acker's English Remedy and prevent
further trouble. It is a positive cure,'
and we guarantee it. Price 10 ant. 50c
Frank U. Coblentz, comer Market and
1 underfill Cures.
W. I). Ho)t Co , wholesale and retail
ilrivgist of Koine, (Ja , a)s: We havti
been selling Dr. King's New Discovery,
Electric Hitters and lliieklen's Arnica hilie
for two)enrs. Haieneiir handled reme
dies that sell as well, orgiiesuch uniiersil
sitisfiction 'I heir haie been some won
derful cure effect.! by these medicine in
this cit) iseierai eaes of pronounced
consumption ham tieen entireli curat b)
the use of i few bottles of Dr. King' New
Discover), taken 111 connection with Elec
tric li Iters Wo giiamitee themalwa)
fxM bi Chirles I.udlon A Co , drag-irists.
lire ntlr r srlted.
Not i few of the citizens of Springfield
have n-ee inly bis oine great I) excited over
the astonishing facts, that several of their
friends who hid Ixen pronounced b) their
pii)sicnns as incuralile and beyond all
nones sum ring nun that dreadful monster
consumption haieheti complete!) cured
b) the use of Dr. King's New Discovery
lor consumption, the only remeil) that does
posltivel) cure all throit and lung diseases,
coughs, colds, asthma ami bronchitis.
Trial bottle free at Charles Ludlow A
Co.'s drug store. Large bottles, oue dol
lar. Hurkllii'sArniri. Salae.
TnK IIkst Sai.vk inthewoild for Cut,
Bruises. Sjres, Ulcers, Salt Klieum, Fever
Sores, Tetter, Chapped Hands, Chilblains,
Corns, and all skin eruntions. andnositivelv
oures Piles, or no pa) requireil. It Is guar
anteed to gii e perfect satisfaction, or done y
refunded. Price 25 cents per box. Tor
sale by Charles Ludlow A Co.
Stephen II. Tyng is In London homesick
md pining for a chance to renew clerical
labor In New York.
aJVsr vrAvV Iway hare
-TVV VVU,1VV Acker's Baby
Soother at hand. It is the only aafa
medicine yet mado that will remove all
infantile disorders. It contains no Opium
oe JnrriAin, but gives the child natural
eat from pain. Price 25 cents. Bold by
Frank 11. Coblentz, corner Market and
One New York dr) goods house cuts up
51J.0OO worth of goods into samples
"Kocnn nf itATM,
Clears out rats, mice, roaches, flies, ants, bed.
bugs, beetles, insects, skunks, lack rabbits,
parrowi, gophers, moths.molta. 15c druggists.
"ROrOH ON CORNS."
Ask for Wells' "Itough on Corns." ( hiick re
Uet, complete cure. Corns, wtrta, bona ins. 15c
Borcra on itch."
"Rough on rich' cures ekln humors, erup
tions, ring worm, tetter, salt rheum, frosted
feet, chilblains. Itch, ivy poison, barbers Itch.
50c Druggists or mail. E.8. Walls, Jersey City.
"ROrnil ON CATARRH"
Corrects offensive odors at once. Complete
cure of worst chronic cases ; also unequalled as
It isn't often that two full moons come
in one month, but that ts the case this Oc
tober. "For years I suffered from loss of appe-
uie iiim omirsiion. ueii idiieii 01 nun renei
until I began taking A)er's Sarsaparllla.
This medic li eentiri I) cured me M) ap
petite mil digestion are now perfect."
Fred G Bower, 4'Jo Sen nth street, bouth
Appletnn, Wi , is now the second clt) in
the couiitr) iu the ni'tter of paper produc
tion, the vearl) output being exceeded by
thatoflickport, N. Y.
Ever) man si emld know the value of th
J; (tfcr and wear them for wek
bick; they give support and enable you to
ke-pon)opr feet all day. Soothing and
piin nlhving Hop Plasters never fail
Ever) where, 23 cents.
Mrs Winslow's Soothing Sy tup. forchil-
dren teethirg. Is the prescription of one of
tie best female nurse and physicians in
the I'niteel Mate, and has been used for
year with never-failing success by millions
of mother for their children. During the
process of teething it value I incalculable.
It relieve the child fnim pain, cure ihsen-
tery and diarrl ees griping in the -iwel
aud wind colic. By giving health to the
child It rest the mother. Price 2";ca bottle.
Dellrate Llillelren, Nuralng
Mother, overworked Men and for all dis
eases where the tissues are wasting away
from the Inability to digest food, or from
overwork should take Scott's Emulsion of
of Pure Col Liver Oil with II) pophcsphltes.
"I used the Emulsion on a ladv who was
delicate. It put her in such good health
and flesh, that I nmt .y It I the N-stlSami0 Duolex Corset bv maiL nost naid.
Emulsion " I.
W mm i, 51. D ,
r ii i
Uugh's SIills, S
I li v.v E not Used all of one bottle yet I
suffered from catarrh for twelve year, ex
periencing the nauseating dropping in the
throat peculiar to that disease, and nose
bleed almost daily. I tried various reme
dies without benefit until last April, when
I saw Elv's Cream Halm advertised in the
Boston Iluibjct. I procured a bottle, and
since the first dav's ue have hid no mora
bleeding tlie soreness i entirely gone.
D G. Davidson, with the Hixton liwl'jct,
formerly with the Huston Jinimn'.
Darby's I'rtiuhy lactic 1- luld.
Use it in every sick room. Will keep the
atnosphere pure anil wholesome; removing
all bad odors from an) source.
Will destroy all ili-ase genu, infection
from all fevers and all contagious diseases.
The eminent physicist!, J. Marion Suns.
51 D New York, 'kjs: "I am convinced
that l'nif. Darbv's Prophylictic Fluid is a
most laluable disinfectant."
Pawning Iter l!i) Clothes fur Medlrin.
A poor womai. In Wales, whose boy had
been very ill for several years, had expend
ed all of her means to pay for meet crie
At last the doctors gave lum up and said
he must elie. He suffered so terribly with
Kheiimatisin that he could not be moved
One day some one told her about the
Mount Lebanon Shaker. The evidence of
the ciiratne power of their Extract of
Root wis so convincing that she pawned
the poor boy's clothiiu to buy a bnttlu of
the remedy (Siegel's Syrup), but now she
feel proud that she did so. for it was the
mean of i urlng her son. The Shakers say
this was the result of In iigostioii and that
the ni'M'eiiie cured the Dyspepsia, and that
the rheumatism was onlt a symptom of the
real disease. For emuhs thebhaker Tar
Capsules are strongl) recommended
rj beadtSl'wFhan. A
w A uiiw jilta p,bI" ""sti & w
IAI nUT baaht. ChAmpItt. ,a
M tM wrivr.axteiflrtycswM if V
This pow er never varies A marvel nf pu
rity, strenlh ind wholesutnecess Mfireeeco
nomleal than the ordln try kind, and etnnot
be sold tn competition with the multttule of
luw test, short weight, alum or phosphate
noveiiers oit oiiiv in cans kotl iukisu
Pj V, all street. New lork
To Assist Nature
In restoring diseased or wasted tissue is
all that any me die me can do. In al
monary ulTtjctieins, such as Colds, Bron
chit'j, ar. 1 Consumption, tha uiucois
. iiiembrano first tieromes inflamed, then
accumulation form in the air-cells ef
the lungs, followed bv tubercles, and,
ninth, destruction of the tissue. It is
lil un. therefore, tint, until the hacking
lough is rebel cd, the bronchial tube
em hiio no oi)Hirtunity to heal
Aiei s I hcrry Pectoral
Soothes and Heals
the iiillime niemlirine, arrest the
wasting i riMcss.aad o lies no injurious
results This is win it is more highly
esteeini d than am other pulmonary
1. D. Ihxbr. ef l'.artonulle, Vt ,
writes " Four yeirs ago I took a se
lere cold, which was followed by a
terrible cough. 1 wis very sick, anil
confined ttfiuy bed about four months.
My phisicnn tinilli said I was in con
sumption, and that he co i! 1 not help
me Olio of my ne ghbors adiised me
to trv Aver's Cherrv lVctunl I did so,
and in fore 1 h id tisen half t liottle was
able to go out Hi the time I had
tinishe d the bottle I was well, and have
Ah n-o I Iuett,of Smvrni Mills,
Mi ,wii!es "bixytarsao, I wasatrii
elmg silesmiu, ami at lhat time was
Tor n ai is I wa. nn .M. to rest nieTiN
I ton. i . W lie ! mn, lia.l frMiufut
In Kin; op!., and v .ifttu toni-jkI.t-:!
to eel. tl open ar for r Iiff
I n lu.lnc. .1 to tr Arrs ( her-v
ritoril, ulinh lu'IfVMl me. IN run
tinu il us. li pntirf I un I me, am!. I
U I.te, nuw.I m lift
Ayer's Giieny Pectoral,
n.i rirtn nv
D-. J. C. Ayer it Co, Lowell, Mass.
- .Iu a Iln .tsls I'ucejl ll tnttlrs.si.
ASS FOB THE
Xo bones over
hip to break.
ed to the form.
Doable Bone! Doable Steel! Doable Seam!
- . -. - .
for ONE DOLLAR.
Bort.ee Mfg. Co., Jackson, Mich.
great Medical Work of the
Physical Debility. l'remature
the untnld miseries conse
lpreacnpllona lor ail etls-
asea Cloth, full gilt. onl
ft Ki.b mail, sealed. (Ilus
rativeiaioiile tree to all young and middle
god men r-rlheneitWdayi send now.
Address Ur.UMl PARKER.
4 UulDnebSt.. Boston. Mail.
SUGAR CURED HAMS,
SHOULDER and BACON.
PURE LEAF LARD!
For Family Us.
1 6 E. High Street.
mas trade, to t ike light, pleasant work at
their own homes SI to Wrerday can be qui
etlymade Work seut by mall any rtltree
Particulirsfree ocanvasslrg. Address at
once.CKKsl'hNT ART LO , H7 Milk fctreet.
Boston. Mass Box "IT0
JXTl.MllMI .iiertier should address
GEO. P. ROWELL & CO.,
n. 10 spruce Street, New lork City,
For Sele t Lit of 1,000 N awipapara.
ill be sent 1 Kl.K. on application.
caMss Ui..ira. er Ta aat
lu V llalllT. las -
a.i t mm .M.thf.1 mrwn. A wlial aalh.ai.. SSb.
Hook m mil BrivaUe alliaaara aeal rrre. , ll)
eriasetlv. tsrllaklr. um rrmwrrnrmrr.
-ns as. aa.
Sale of Bend".
VOTICE Is hereby ulven lhat the eltystf
i sprn(neld.i)lilo. willolTer for sale to tha
hlzhestamt best bidder at the council cnaav
herln said clt). on
Tueselny. the 1st elay of oieniber, A.l
Is;, at S o'clock p m .the bonds of ssld eltf
to the amount ot four thousand, three hund.
rM and thirty four 51, .,1; dollars, to he de
nominated aa folhms
UAe bond for thesumof seven hundred acd
ninety S7- dollais. dat'it nn the M day of
Uctoher. lvT. inl inyahie In one yearfrom
date, rfturtxinds nf the sum ot eight hund
red and elchty six sssid ilrseich, dated ea
tlie 3.1 .lay ot October. ls" md payable In one,
two. tfiree and four tear from dite. at the
ortlce of the city treasurer, iu tills city, hack
ot sild bonds tobe ir six r ent per annum
Interest, paiab e semi annually at the office ef
thecity treasurer.ln thlncliy nn the.ddayt
of April and ilbtiterm each K-ar. until the
payment ! the principal thereof, said bond!
to be coupon bond -ill hriiidi to te Issaeet
fur tlie purpose of ohtatnln means forlh
construction ot th Vork street evtensionet
the Taylorstreet sewer In fylor street sewer
district orsener district No 1. and the con
struction of the Market street -eer. in Cen
terstreet sewerdlstrl t or sewer district
1. and when sold, are to be tiken and paid tor
by the turchascr thereof in cish. at the office
ortheelty treisurer. in this city, at such
times and in such im Mints as Ihe city council
shall, from lime to tine, by resolution, desig
nate, and as the needs of the city shall re
quire bids for the pur-hisenf said bonds may tat
filed In wrllini: llh the city clerk at any time
prior to the time above named for the saleef
said bonds, and bids, either verbil or la wrtt
inie 11 he received by said council on said
1st day of November.it o'clock p m . wbea
all bids will he considered by Ihe city council,
and said bonds will be sold at not less thaa
par value and accrued interest, sutj el to the
condition hereinbefore set forth, tw the blaa
est and beat bidder.
By order of Council
J. s. sllEM vLTlR.
SIbs City tier.
To whom It may concern
Notice is hereby icivei. ta pursuance of sea
lion .iTof the lie vise 1 .statutes ot (Jam.
that plans aud specifications have been pre
pared, and are now ou file in theofflcs-uf the
City bnlneer for examination by parties ia
teres'ed, for the construction of the lllftoa
street sewer from the inaahole in the Lime
stone street sewer, at the intersection vt
Limestone and tlifton streets, east in Ulftoa
street. ll'i feel. a. id Council designates to ha
donwand proposes to do ihe work provided
for In said plans and specifications.
sId (ewer is in the Taylor street fewer dis
trict, or rewer Histrlct.So 3. the boundaries
ot which are a follows lommrclrinat the
Intersection of the north line of With street.
with the east line nf Market street, thence
running east with Ihe uorth line of High
street and Ihe north line of the turnpike road,
formerly the; sprtnitfleld aud South Charleston
turnpike, east to ihe ent corporation line,
thence south with the east line of the corpora
tion to the southeast corner of the corpora
tion, thence west with the south corporation
tine to the center of Clllton street, tbenee
south with the corporation line to a corpora
tion corner, theice west with the corporation
line to the west line of a turnpike rosd. for
merly the frprUivfleld ami t Itfton turnpike:
thence north with the west line of said last
named road to the old corporation line, betaf
the section line between seittons33 and 34.
township 5. ramce U. VI It.? . thence west with
sa'd teeth n line to the east line of Market
street; thence with the ea.it line of Market
street north tn the place of beginning
Council will hear all parties Interested la
said improvement at Its regular meeting la
the Council Chamber if said city ou Tuesday,
October 1. Iss7. at o'clocic p m.
By order of Council
J S SMEWUTFK.
ifosm City Clerk.
ntchlnc tid BtiOffLDC
Slat matt t nUtht worse br
BZSacTntchlnm-xTY dvmmlat 1"
,avJIowsM to contlau tomora iditd watco -
.TV. iivivur! niMTMKHT
s7j.-sW " . ...... -.- -
jCVioi th ltcblncand blccsSlnf ,
heaua nir"rM.OD. na
O Wa -sajs .. s - .- T m tr
. Oatav mariv jaaa ramnrMn stk, as
kpunf ni tmorm cir tjy
Or Ike Miaar llakll. Paaliivrly CartHt
hy AdmlaNlerlac Dr. Ualaea'
Itcanbegiven in a cup of coffee or tea
without the knowledge of the person taking
it. is absolutely harmless, tnd will effect a
permanent and speedy cure, whether the pa
tient is a moderate drinker or an alcoholic
wreck, thousands of drunkards have been
made temperate men who have taken Golden
peciflc In their coffee without their knowl
edge. and today believe they quit diinklngof
thelrownfree will It never fails The sys
tem ouce Impregnated with tie Speclne.lt
becomes an utter Impossibility tor u, liquor
appetite to exist. Fnrsale hy lir. T-J Ca
per.4east Main street, and Theo. Troupe.
Wain and Marketstreets.SirinKfield.O.
TMC IIW CIPAtmiltK DRUMS
nsremadewhb pa'ent donb e acnlng rods aasl
laaaaanaaw foldlna- knee rest. Latat,
aabauntlsl and haodaome.
Laeil In lbs beat Bands aad
llrcbealraj Cueqaalad for
tone, snrpasa all others la
finish and appearance. If
nearest Maria dealer dost
not keep Ih-m. write to na
for Illurraicd Cauloana.
I.YOM HEALT, Chli-aaa. M.
HUT IM TUB
, . P'"'"J vT'sSiV WOULD!
j j twvsv sat avtay auu atuatej
latrlrikie Xftd in all
mars rlafxfTewa. xam
Gmllt. Ktamil.. ..J .. lit
. ' fur lllritra at slam.
. ta Vrrt 'fa-l t
ihf ssaJCS (si tlutf -.- s4
t leJif. an I ha tra
lltrMC UaltCIUl SsAaaaata.
fSltvsisnn t faror rl
UtTHsli aal Bw r B a
amnttaf ti.e leMa SJtNM
A. L. SMITH
H'a 1( f f Fib
SwW br P aaftj .
Pivf AI tot
LiDfES ! CURL OR FRIZi
inJ A nld ail djftBKer
'ir1 tXt"-' llaiada. Money
rtmALr ur tiesvlshh.
ntATCR Hm m !. AOs- PtaatBavlal.
Q UTU0MIO MIT--t Mfu, at-i uM'tio.
FINE CUT AND JPLTJO.
ln-3mparably tha BMt.
I THI 2-EXT MOD FOOD IpiJUFVS 1
UiiinonAE CHEERFUL kummml
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