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Hereafter Hie Tost Ofliee will bo
closed" every eveuinjr at S o'clock. On
Sunday it will be kept open from S to
10 o'clock A. M. Mail ClWd at (5
V. M. O. G. Mr.-sv.Nnri!, r. m.
tisjr'J'lio ('onimixsinuiTs will meet at
tlieir odico in Ridgway, ou Monday, lh
!:nd day of September nest.
J. K. 1'. II ALL, Cl rl.
Bsa5The framing of tlie timber for tlio
Episcopal church in this place, u now
commenced, r.nJ the work piogrc.viug
ea?Ve would call the nttcution of
our readers to the advertisement of W.
1'. Williams, to be found in this weeks
issue. Headed ; Something New.
House, f?i;;n and Ornamental Painting.
All wanting painting done, will find
Mr. Williams, to be one aiiotig tlio. best
of painter?, that our country afford;
Ciivc him a call.
- BrA-Mr. Scrvico would respectfully
ennouues to the citizens of Ridgway and
vicinity, that he has now ou band and
for sale, at prices that defy competition,
& large stock of Stoves, Tiu-warc &c.,
lie invites one and all to give him a
call and judge for themselves. His
Shop at the picseut time, is on the oppo
site side of the street from J. V. Ilouk's
Store. Sec advertisement on third
JtSjT'Oii the first and fourth pages of
this weeks issue, will be fouud the fob
lowing articles : " The Unmeant Rc
bukc." " A Seasonable Articlo by
Mark Twa:n." " Which Half." " The
Setting Hon." " Vat and the Deacon."
" The Dutchman's Bony." " It's Had."
" Tlie La?o Shore ' Monster." '
" What Every Young Man Should Do-"
Besides other "iiiiscellaueous matter.
The subscriber b'ys leave '
Teachers, School Jireclorsl
public ynertd'y, that he has recently
purchased directly from the pi'dilishtrs
in the Cities of N tc York and P hila
dclphia, a Q' liti iil awl complete assort
ment of BOOKS A STATIOXAHY
suitable for the SCHOOLS o ELK
and ailjoiniwj counties. 11a further
desires to say, that purclwisliig from
the Publisher of School Hooks tf-c, and
not from Booksellers, he is enabled to
sell lower than those icu purchase in
tmallcr piintilic. Also, that every
thinj wauled in the aburc Una can be
found at onee. or iciti be procured by
Mail or E.rprw. A tuwil 10. pr ef.
discount will b'- ul'owed on all sums over
CIO. ))'. J. BLAKELY.
Os tlio L'!id, day of August 107, ut
the resiiknec of A. Frost iu Forest l,V,
by John Davis, K.-., of Spring Creek
towusliip. Mr. lieuhen SVin;(ard of
Clarion couiity, to Miss Mary E, Frost
of Klk couuty.
O.v tlie itist , by A. Vi. Gray,
lr., at his effice iu Jay township. Mr.
Franklin Stout to Mu-i. Ilellen S.
Moore, both of l-Iuiezette, Jiik county.
Tut! above notices were accompanied
by the regular l'riuturs fee, a " (ireen
back," fur which they will p.cccpt our
siucero thanks. Wo wish tho happy
couples a bufo and pleajant journey
LOOK, STATION AllY VA1UETY
S T 0 R
I.V TUB I'oaT Ot'i'ICE liULDlNlS,
ELK COU.NXY, VK-V-NVLVAIA.
BOOK. AGKNTS WANTED.
To Solicit Orders for a New Illustrated
(COMI'LKTK IN ON E VOI.VMK.)
TVis )ii'tionabt embodies the results of
the most recent sty. research, mid invest i.
pillion, ol about sixty-five ol Ihe most cmi.
ni'iit and advanced Eiblical Scholars now
living. C'loi'K.vraeii of nil denominations
approve it, mi l repaid u as inc nest worn oi
it? kind in t he English language, and one
which ou;:lit to be in the bauds ot every bi
ble render in the Ian 1.
In circulating liis Work, Agents will find
a pleasant :iud profitable pmploynn-nt. The
numerous objection which nre usually en
countered in selling ordinary works will not
e.it with this.
lbit, on (he contrary, encouragement nnd
friendly aid will attend tlio Agent, making
his labor agreeable, useful, nnd lucrative.
Ladies, retired Clergymen, Hohnol Teach
er, Farmers, Students, mid all others wlo
pc?F?E3 eiicri;v, are wauled to assist in Can
vassing every Town ami County til the
country, to whom llicmost liberal induce
ment w ill be ollercd.
For particulars, apply to or address
r ARM E LEE '13 HOT HE KS,
A'.ij. 29"07.-0t. 722 Samson St. l'hibi, Pu-
The partnership heretofore existing be
tween the undersigiiers under the firm name
orlloly& Uillisis Ibis day dissolved by
mutual consent. The business of tho firm
will be nettled by W. C. lleulv.
W. 0. Hkalv.
C. V. UlLMS,
Ridprway, l'a., Aug. 15th, 1807. ot.
The partnership heretofore cxi.'tiu be
tween K. C. iSchults, and Win. O. Scluiltz in
t he Tanning liitsinoss, iu the lloiou-;h of
St. Mary's is this day dissolved by mutual
consent. All persons knowing themselves
indebted in any way !o tlie said firm, will
make payment to llliam C. Schultz, and
a 11 persons having any claims nguiust said
firm, will present tueiu to the same person
. J.. V. tni!LTZ.
Will. C. Sucltz.
St. Mary'. Pa,, July luih i8t7. 3t
The fiirard Life Insurance
Annuity & Trust Co.
I A' 1S36
CASH CAPITAL S 300,000,00.
Mutual Insurance combined with the c.
curily of capital.
ior insurance npply to
JOHN Q. HALL, P.idgway, Ta
"Beyond th KUsissippi."
A Coai'i.KTB History ov tub New Status
and Tr.r.RiToniES, rno.M the Great
lUvi.it to the Gbuat Ocean.
I'y .Ifbrrl I. lllchnrdson.
Oer 20,OUO Copies sold in one Mouth.
TIFE AND ADVENTURE ON I'MAL
j l ies, MoiintaiiH and the Pacific Coast
Willi over 20 1 Descriptive and Photograph
ic Views of the Scenery, Cities, Lauds.
Mines, People and Curiosities of the New
States and Territories.
To prospective emigrants nud settlers in
the "Far West," this History of that vast
and fertile region will prove an invaluable
assistance, supplying as it does a want long
felt of a full, authentic nud reliable guide
to climate, sou, products, incans or travel
AGENTS WANTED. Send for Circulars
and see our terms, and a full description of
tho work. Address
NATIONAL PUBLISHING CO.,
5U7 Minor St., Philu'ii Ta.
JOHN G. HALL,
JAS. K. P. HALL.
Short, gall & 0.
Mary's, tleuxlnsrer J. O
Elk Coi;.NTY, Pesji
J or THK
st. .w.ifef liiiEn'Kiii",
Takes this method of announcing to the
Public, that during tho past season he
TEN TIMES MOUE LAGER
than he has ever before brewed in one
Reason, so that he will be able to supply
of thid favorite buvcrao, at a prico that
cuuuot be undcisulil anywhoro ou tlio
lmoof tho 1'. it J'i. liailroad.
Oa or about tho 15th of May ho iuo
Sitah tier WM "
of his vaults, where be batistoreu it, and
of which tho public are respectfully re.
quoded to take notice.
B-iiOrdcrs shipped as boot m rccctv
with prouiptuess and despatch.
frS-Addreis orders to
St. Mary's Bueweh v,
lienzincr Post Office,
ap25tf. Elk County, l'a.
A CARD TO INVALIDS.
A Clergyman, whilo redding in South
America us a iMis.-douury, discovered a
i-ale and simple, remedy for the Cmo of
Nervous Weakness, Early Decay, Disvasen
of the Urinary and Seminal Organs, mid
ihe ile train of diiionlers brought on liy
lianet'ul anil vioicius habits. Great numbers
have been cured hy this noble remedy.
1'ioui.itJ'l by a desire to 1 enetit Ihealttieted
and uufi.it uiiate, I will stud ihe recuipo lor
preparing and lining llns tnediuiue, in u
!.-.iled c uvekpe, to any or.e who nee Is it,
the of C'in.-. Addi e. s.
JOoKi'll T. IN MAN,
fctutiou D, iiiblo ili.u.so.
011N G. HALL, Attorney nt law, Hidg-
way, fclk county l'a. Lmar- 00 ly
JOB WORK of all kinds and dcs.
cripliotis dooo at this office.
A LI' INK HOUSE, St
Mary's Pa., Her-
J man Krctz, Proprietor,
i nas, Warrants, &c, on linnd
sale nt this office.
DU. W. JAMES RLAKELV Pliysician
and Surgeon, St. Mary's, Elk comity
. W. W. fill AW Prnetices Medio no
and Surgery, Ctulreville, Elk enmity
It. A. S. HILL Kersey. Elk county Tu.
Will promptly nnswer nllprofessional
calls by night or day. niar-22'Cti-ly.
TR. IT. EN J. TtUPS. Physician nnd Sur
.1 ) peon, St. Mary's Elk county Pa.
I - .1 T TIT I irft W 111 1
Pninisollnr nt Inw nml II. fl. C:T!T!l.
A -M - ' " "
osner. llulgway 1'. U. JMK county, fft.
OCTHEM AND WILLIS Attorneys nt
aw, Iiidffway. Elk countv Ta., will
nttcud to all professional business prompt-
n. W. 11. HAK1 MAN. St. Mury'B, Elk
county. Pa. T.atc of the Army of tin
'otomnc. Particular attention given to all
uses of sur;;ical nature. mnv-UJ'GO-ly.
V WHEEIXK C013R, PanriiiETOBS.
This house is conveniently nnd pleasant
ly loealed iu the thriving villnpn of Brock-
wayville. Lvery atteution paid to iuo con
venience of guests. Aug. 15. 18G7lf
OH PRINTING, suelins Cards, Posters,
ri nnd Rills. Rill
Heads Sc., done nt
the ADVOCATE OFFICE
on short notice
and nt reasonable prices.
n. VOLK. Manufacturer and Denle
in Lngcr Beer. oppo?ito tho Railroad
Depot, St. Mary's, Elk county Pa.
ORDWELL AND MESSENGER Drug
gists, Dealers in Drugs and Chemicals-
Paints, Oils nud Varnish. Perfumery Toil
et articles and Stationary, Ridgwny. Elk
county Ta. " mar-22'6l3-ly.
ENRY It. THOMAS, Dealer in nil
kinds of Furniture, Spring Beds nnd
Mattresses, Pieluro Frames and Cofhns,
llidirway Pa. Ware Rooms on the corner
of Muiu and Depot St's. iuAy-17'GG-ly.
DR. .T. S. IiOKDWEtLL Electic Physi
cian. Late of Warren county Pa., will
promptly nnswer nil professional calls by
night or dav. Residence ono door east of
the late residence of Hon. J. L. Gillis.
"V LIVER & BACON, Manufacturers and
Wholesale J- Retail Dealers in
Flonr. "Foofl air! Ornin,
CANAL MILLS, ERIE, 1'A.
Orders solicited and promptly filled nt mar
ket rates, nug Dth-60-ly
J0;1N 0. HAM. JAS. K. V. HALL.
T-TATJi & 13 RO.
Attornvs nt, Law,
ST. M A it i s :
BENZINGER V. O. ELK COUNTY, PA.
September 20, 1868. ly.
J. F. MOORE
WHOLESALE DEALERS IN CLOTHING
302 Market Street,
Aug8th tf- PHILADELPHIA.
DAVID TnAYER, Proprietor.
The undersigned having fitted up a largo
and commodious hotel on the southwest
corner of Centre and Mill streets, with good
and convenient stabling attached, respect
fully solicits the pntronngo of his old friends
and the public generally.
dccl-3'CO ly DAVID THAYER.
rrvniE millinery establishment
X recently opened by Miss DAGGETT
at the residence of Mrs. J. V. Houk, has
been removed to tho rooms over J. V.
Houk's Store, where will be kept a nice
?ii'it)il oi)3 8iii)i))el' ?rj!li!ivh(.
DR ESS-T UIM Ml GS, STAMPED WORK.
Stamping and Dress. making done.
Mrs. J. V. HOUK.
. Dealer in
No. Af, Fvrst Avenue, Carry, Pe:tn.
Refers to J. Powell, B. F. Ely, Ridgwny.
Ignatius Garner, Chas. Ilaigeu, St. Mary's.
nov 2, 00, duipu.
HOUSE, 8TON &, ORNAMENTAL PAINTiTTtl,
flllE MUBSCR1UEK WOULD UK-
I spectfully inform tho citizens of Elk
county that he has just started in the
aliuvu business iu ludgway, una leel conn
dent that lie can please ull who may favor
li mi with their custom. OilAlMNU,
PAPER HANGING AND CALCIMININO
DONE ON SHORT NOTICE AND IN THE
rcont fashionable and improved manner and
style. Orders left at this Office or at the
Banking House of Souther, Willis & Southor
will be promptly attended to.
W. T. WILLIAMS,
CHANCE FOR A BARGAIN!
100 Acres of Timber Land In Elk County for
Said at a Bargain!
milE ABOVE MENTIONED TRACT OF
I bind is Kit oiled about one-hair luilo
from Kersev Run, in Jay ttwnship, and is
well timbered wiih WHITE PINE, OAK
nii.l I! Fl LOCK. Four acres arc cleared
mi l under ron.lrtato of cultivation.
Its contiguity t' Kersey Run uuikes it
nnr-uf Gut most valuable tracts of land in
this i. u i i.i' iho count rv.
There nru two coal banks opened ou the
Ira. l win. h nvn four foot thick, and ihe
coal of Iho best quality.
1 l,.,vp i.Imi one snan of horses and one
vokc of oxen which will bo Bold eery cheap.
For furihiii' particulars inquire of Ihe
the su;.eritier or Oliver tmrduer, at caie
duiiio Post fltlioe, Lik couinv, 1'.
julyBlSUtiSw Jl'SltS WEED.
TVTOTICE is hereby given that I have tak-
JL en out a lioenso is anetioneer, 'and
will attend promptly to the calling of all
sales entrusted to my care.
Any person calling sales without a license
wil be held answerablo to the strict letter of
the law. P. WRARUETT,
flKKLKK & WILSON'S SEW"
ING MACHINES. The under
signed hnving been Appointed Sole Agent
for tlie sale ot Wheeler & Wilson b fcewing
Machinos for Elk county. He keeps an
assortment coustt.iitly on hand. Machines
sold at Philadelphia and New Vor prices.
Anv parties desirous of obtaining them can
address J. K. Willi MORK,
March 0t.'C3-ly. at Ridg-way, Ta.
II. S. DELNAP desire3 to inform the citi'
zcus of Kidgwny and vicinity that ho lias
leased J. S. Hyde's ISlacksmith Shop on
Mill street, nnd has employed good work
men who will be ever ready to make any
thing from n buckle to an anchor.
Furtienlfi.r fttientiou given to the shoeing
of horses. All I ask is a fun trial.
Ridgway, Elk Co., Pa.
Tho subscriber desires respectfully to in
form the citiztns of Uidgitay and vicinity
that lie is prepaicd to make to order as well
as it can be done anywhere, anything in th
line of his business. All he asks is a fair
trial. Good Fits guaiautccd.
BfKuCloths, Cassimers, Vcsilngs and
Trimmings of the latest and most approved
styles kept constantly on hand, which will
be sold CHEAPER THAN THE CHEAP
A LARGE STOCK OF
The undersigned Lave oa hand a large
aud very desirable btock of GOODS,
and will constantly keep an extensive
assortment, including everything that
is wanted to
EAT, WEAR, OR FEED.
which they will soli at tho very bottom
figure and from this date will sell only
for CASH. We will uso every endeav
or to make it to the interest oi onr cus
tomers to adopt the universal
We have determined to give the
a fair trial, believiug it to le the inter
est ot both bnyei aud seller.
POWELL & KIME.
Ridgway, Aug. 13th, 18G7. sc.
M ft a urn mm A 1 1
si n w li iv Mil I
ySllfeJ J JIHI
1 17 to.
In tho matter of tho
"Elk Hall Association.'
1 In Elk C'c
I Com. Pleas
J 5. Nov. T.
NOTICE is hereby p-Wen that tho certifi
cate cl Henry Souther or others as corpoi
raiors of iho " Elk Hull Association," has
been ti'el in my ollioo aud no ohjeeiii.ua
appearing, a decree of incorporation will be
mado at the uekt term of this Court.
OKO. A. lUTHLL'N, PvvlhoiwUry.'
Aug. loth, 't7. dw.
' FURNITURE 5I0HE
ST- MARY'S, PA-
Q1 ASH, DOORS AND FURNITURE ! !
The subscriber keeps constantly on hand
all sizes of Sash and Doors, also
.Sash Painted nnd Glazed,
All work warranted to be of the best mai
tcriiil nnd workmanship.
Call und examine my work nnd prices as
I feel confident my work will give satisfac
tion nud my prices arc as iow, if not lower
than they arc in any other market.
CHA3. Id. HAYEK,
St. Mary's, Pa.
ONE HOUSE AND TWO LOTS IN
ST. MARY'S BOUOUQII
rpllIE PUCSCRIHER offers for sale the
1 property on the coiner of Mdil imp
Vi alnut Etreets, in tho thriving town of St.
Mary's. Thehouso is a good, new two story
frame building The outbuildings are nil
good. There is also a splendid spring of
pure water on the lot on which the house
For further particulars inquire of tho
subscriber on the promises.
St. Mary's, inly llltiid
clothing:! CLOTHING !
CJ.OTMl.Va for the Million I
A Well Dressed Man
BUYS HIS OL.OTIIING
AT THE STOKE OF
GEO. P. HIHTENAGH,
IN ST. MARY'S.
P. HINTENACH having taken cn-
T, tire control of the establishment
formerly occupied by G. P. Uintcnach Sc.
Co., would respectfully inform the citizens
of Elk couuty that ho is prepared to furnish
them with the
BestSind of Clothing
at rates which defy competition.
He has on hand a large, assortment of
Consisting of PANTS, VESTS X COATS,
which he has lately purchased in the East,
and which he will dispose of at a might ad
vance on cost.
His Gentlemen', Furuisiug Apartment
is specially adapted to tho wants of his
customer, lie has also a large and extensive
stock of CLOTHS, CASSI.MERE3, VE ST
INGS of the latest style and pattern,
which he will ma&e torder in a neat and
durable manner, aniMis CHEAP as it can
be done any place ia tho conntry.
U1VU Ul.M A CALL. Satisfaction Ruar-
antced, and (roods warranted. All he
asks is a FAIR TRIAL to prove it.
6t. Mary's Pa.. Feb. 14. lbC7.
HAINES I5RO S PIANOS.
THE PIANO OF AMERICA !
These Pianos are universally acknowl
edged by competent judges equal to the
best Piano made. For references, they
havo many thousand city and country resi
dents, including large numbers of tho High
Schools, Seminaries, &c.
These Pianos have not only stood the
continued use and heavy practice of on
1 year, but havo been used the last Fftccn
years to the utmost satisfaction of those
They have taken premiums and medals
wherever exhibited. Such has been the
demand for theso Pianos, that Messrs.
Haines Rro's have been compelled to en
large their works to the estvat of 21 to 30
Pianos a week.
Having now one of the most extensive
and complete Factories in the United
States, Factories alone covering over threc-
tourth ot an acre of ground, comprising a
frontage of 210 lcet on Second Avenue.
Ihcy are undoubtedly tho cheapest first
class Pianos iu market. Fully guaranteed
for five years. Send for Illustrated Cncu
lar. HAINES RRO'S.
35G, 358, 3C0, 302, 304, 800, 80,370,372
mar718663mos New York City.
1011 SALE. The Store-housa and Lot
occupied by Rurko and Wood is olfrred
for sale. A desirable location iu tho
thriving boroueh of St. Mary's. Apply
Ucuziuger P. O.
Jan. 3,C7.tf. Elk Co l'a.
TAKE NOTICE !
A LL PERSONS KNOWING THEM.
V selves indebted to the undersigned
nre hereby requested to rail and settle their
accounts at their earliest possible conven
ience. JOSEPH S. Ill LU.
Ridgway, August 1, li'ii.
BRICK! BRICK!! BRICK!!
J. otter for sale a superior lot of
iu large or small Quantities, at then- new
brickyard, ST. MARK'S, Kik f oamy, Fa.
HU'lLER & CO
St. Mary's, July 11, 1(W7 tf.
-VUR MARCH GLOSS,
Is the only articlo used by first class hotels
Laundries, ami thousands ot rauulii-s. It
gives a lieiiunlul po Qu, miiKtug tlio lion
pusj smoothly over the cloth, saving much
time aud labor- (loods done up with it kocp
clean ninth longer, coiiseipiently will not
wear out SO Soou- It muLla old lllivll look
OUR IMPERIAL BLUH
is tlio best In the world. It is soluble in
hard as well as soft water, li is put up in
the safest, neatest, and most convenient
form of any offered lo ihe public, ll ia
warranted not to sn eal; the doilies. ; i
wanted everywhere, to wl.oi.i (tiJiti
traor din iry imUeeiuen's. A el i
NEW VOlt" .ST AltCM Cl.OSS id
No. 2l8Fultcu: . -v .
3Uci? Jjl-ollfciV tVIhi.
MIE CHEAPEST UOUVi
Ate Sold ly
u nis nnoTiifiRD
Successors to Geo. Wcis.
foivigi) J)oh):fjitf irij
St. Mary's, Eik Cotttit;
ALL AND EXAMINE
OUR IMMENSE STOCK OL1
BOOTS AND SHOES
We have no hesitation iunyiug that
iu this department of our esfulK-hmcut,
we can -jive bargains to our castoiucM
with which they cannot fail to be satis
fied. Wo Luy our Btock direct from
the Manufacturer, Pochard.-'.' C!j.
bratcd Boot & Shoo Manufactory, Eluii
ra, New York Wo warrant d! -oo.l.j
iu this lino sold from our cstabii. l,ineu
JTEAVY 1 SHELF IIARDWAlii:.
WE ARE PREPARED TO Oi TLIt
To our customers iu this liuc bargains
which cannot be undersold iu Elk coun
ty. Our stock is largo, well selected,
and is especially adapted to the wauts
of tho community.
J-ADIES' DRY &, FANCY GOOL'd.
Au UncqualLJ Assortment !
Iu fact we have everything connected
with Ladies' Wear. Wo are determin
ed to sell lower, cheaper and BETTER
Goods than any other firm in the couu
ty. Give us a call, we'll prove if.
ARK WELL WHAT WE SAY.
We Sell the Best, therefore
THE CHEAPEST CLOTHiNG
Sold iu ElkT County. Our Stock of
ITI w3 SS" SifahKr- iUltiUt
0 1 Ii t n I)
And wo confidently fluttor
that better Clotbitic
cannot bo found
Persons, before purchasing elsewhere
would do well to givo us a call.
BSSuNo trouble to show our Goodj.
llOCElUES, NOTIONS. &c.. Ac.
In Endlesa Variety, and
CHEAPER than the CHEAPEST!
At tho Store of
In St. Mary'ri, Elk County, Ii.
TC15ACCOKS it- SUGARS
Vic hive now on hand
AN i:X'ELLENT ASSORTMENT,
Which will bo cold at a
VE R Y S L I C 11 T A J VAXCL
On e 'St 'nd enrriie.
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