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Albums, Pocket Books,
TOILET CASES, TOILET SETS,
B BUSHES. XLRROES,
Perfumes and Cologne,
Elegant cut ud Ennrsved
DteriM, Wrltinr Mk. WrU, Jper
A. R. Thurber & Co's.
Swift's Drug Store.
Don't Mind for the "old physician'!" re-T
eeipt, for u you sbouia tiki dub.
70a would probabl) find'
him ft younger nan
than you im
agined, and yoa bad better try dollar bottl.of
.Caldwell's Cough Cure,
ECSEEST UEKITAID TIE,
Costing yoa ranch leas, and affording a. good
a chance of relief.
SWIFT'S DBtTG STORE.
Attars at poef oSee at AiMobvlo, as
Friday Morning:, Feb. 20, 1880.
There is good skating at the rink.
Ex-Mayor Hepbarn iu in town last
There was a regular meeting of tb
Council iast Wednesday evening.
George Russell says be stored be.
. twen 400 and 500 tons of ice daring the
recent cold snap.
The editors received their annual
pve over the L. 8. & M. 8. By. last
We acknowledge the receipt of legisla
tive documents from the Eon. Peter
New England supper in costume
at the M. E. church parlors Friday
- evening 80th.
"S. E. French, chairman and C. H
Cook Secretary of the Dairyman's Con
vention, were duly elected.
Cleveland parties have been looking
after a contract for rock blasting in the
- creek, near the Lake Shore Harbor sta
The military dance to night We ex
pect to see the delinquent military dance
too when that regimental court marshal
A Rock Creek Article "Listener"
came to hand too late to print last week,
and our opinion hi that it had better be
Mr. Charles Sanborn, during the
short run of sap a week or two ago, took
advantage of it to make thirty gallons of
Prosecutor Pettibone, J. C. A Bush,
sell and W. P. Spencer, are a committee
for examining the report of the County
We acknowledge the receipt of a New
. Orleans paper, from our correspondent,
containing full accounts and illustrations
of the late carnival.
A twenty-page illustrated floral cata
logue is oe iog lssueo. irom we 1 ELB6BAPB.
Job department for Messrs. F. E. Fassett
Bro, florists, of this place.
The entertainment given last week
Thursday evening at the Opera House, by
Sprague's Georgia Minstrels drew large
audience and gave excellent satisfaction.
Steps are being taken by the Council
with the view of having that shale rock re-
moved from the river near the fold yellow
warehouse." It will not be. an expensive
Mr. Ira W. Amidon, with the firm of
J. Mansfield & Co., clothiers, Cleveland, j
who has been visiting his friends In Ashta
bula and Plymouth, returned to Cleveland
The late Dr. Stebbins, of Painesville,
whose sudden death has been noticed, was
a native of Cbardou, of New England pa
rentage. His father was one of the earliest
settlers of Ham Men.
Are not our Eagleville and A us tin
burg contributors becoming sparkling,
considering the stage of the campaign I
Endurance comn only springs from moder
. ation and steadiness of gait.
The ladies of the M. E. Church will
give a New England Supper in the Lect
ors rooms of the church, Friday evening,
Feb. 20th. Supper to be served from 0
o'clock until 8. Price 15 cents.
A elegant new counter is being built
by Mr. Ed. Russell for the Ashtabula
National Bank. It will be built of black
walnut, with plate glass windows, and
be put in place about the first of April.
Candidates for teachers who presented
themselves for examination as teachers on
Saturday last at Jefferson, numbered. 51
87 of whom were ladies. Teaching is
bnt the most popular occupation out
VOur citizens are in earnest about a
harbor appropriation, and an influential
committee has been deputed to bring the
matter before the proper authorities at
Washington, to secure an appropriation
for the Improvement.
An evil disposed person threw a rock
as large as a man's fist through one of the
front windows of Mr. RobL Riddell's store
last Tuesday night, which, besides break
ing the window, damaged crockery and
glassware to the amount of 6.
Never before have we seen so many
commercial travelers In Ashtabula as
during the past two months. The hotels
are doing a land office business, and the
merchants are investing liberally In an-tia!-!.':
of a lively spring trade.
V. . 'ndeUed to our New Orleans
trrc4Pulteo--M. C.W. P," rr a graph
ic description of Marty Grot the great
annual carnival of that city, which came
off on the 10th inst of which she was an
eye witness. It will richly repay the pe
Among the candidates for the sue-
cessorehip in Congress, the name or Hon.
Peter Hitchcock of Geauga, is spoken off
' We might go further and fare worse. We
' havs probably no man in the district who
is better posted in the politics of the
The Juvenile Band has bow jm in-
f structor in the person of Prof. White, of
I Conneautvllie, Pa. He. is highly pleased
I with the musical tslenj of the youngsters
'.Sndthe interest tV Intru.ir niwinivo.
lion. He Is al&o yciv'n'' lemons to Sco-
- - r i's Cornet fatfd.
Tbs field for the .xerci?. or Ingeavty
nd tasto, ud withall fc n-!i!-ir,.-
forded by an acquaintance with those UtUe
scroll saws, in so general ass. is well UW
trated by the articles produced by Mr. Ar
tber Culley, especially that little gem of a
clock ease, recently shown ns.
Miss Etta Jennings, got back on Sat
nrdsy last from her three month's absence
visiting Brooklyn and Bon friend.
Her attention has been occupied in the
former place with the study of elocution,
and returns with a lively appreciation of
the pleasures and advantages enjoyed.
The township of Wayne dedicated a
new town house on the evening of the lfrh
bv a hon. fidd !e and bow. Woo wonld havs
thought that those staid old citizens of
Ltndenrille and Wayne that we nave known
for more than quarter of century wf'i
nave been led into such an incongruity 1
We are glad to hear that our old
fneod and contributor C. R. Conk dis
couraged, we suppose, with his bodily ail
ments, from a physical tussle with the
more rugged path of life, has begun a
course of study in preparation for the bar,
in the office of Prosecutor Pettibcne. Msy
success attend him.
Ziele's tannery has been supplied with
a new and larger boiler, with surface
enough U run a 80 or 40 horse power en
gine, and to supply steam for piping and
heating his establishment. He has also
put in a (25 siphon for carrying off bis of
fensive liquids. Dilligenos in business
brings its reward, and no mistaf.
Those who contemplate "going west"
should remember that they can secure their
sale-bills, when in town, in the beet style
of the art, at the Tzutonarn oflce, and at
rates that will defy competition: or they
will flnil th Telxsbapb the most profitable
medium of advertising, if they prefer that
course, on account of its general cireula-
The brick walk running along from
the Presbyterian church by the schoo
bouses, very much needs re-laying. Con
siderable of it is below the surtace 01 me
ground on either side, and all of it is cov
ered with sunken boles, which after a
shower or thaw, are filled with from
to three inches of water, and will easi
take a person in above their shoe tops.
The last snow fell in sufficient quan
tity and density to make good sleighing if
the other conditions bad been right, dui
ith the mud and mild temperature 11
soon vanished away. The snow was never
more worthy af the distinction of beauti
ful, for every tree, branch and twig bore
its burden muffled to the extreme ana
gay and beautiful in its own cerements.
Last Saturday was Valentine's day,and
the number of susceptible young hearts that
were pierced with Cupid's darts no fellow
can tell. We bad thought, somewnat, ol
aendinff a nerfumed missive to the patriarch
v 1 .
of the Standard, merely as a feeler after
his tender sensibilities, and to eratify a va
grant curiosity as to how long these quali
ties will smoulder aud occasionally snow a
fitful light in such old hulks. Ws did n't
quits reach it
SKxi-CumaraiAt. The Central Cone.
Church of Madison will celebrate its semi
centennial epoch on Thursday, March 4th,
beginning with a historical address si 10$
a. m. A dinner at 1 p. m.. served by the
ladies, and a reminisce 00-. meeting at 2
m., and an address by tvev. unas. w.
Torry at 7 p. m. Former members of the
church, with the people of the township,
especially are invited.
Com. of Arrangements.
Mr. C. A Hastings returned from
Batavia, N. T. last Monday evening,
where, for the past three weeks he has been
visiting and receiving medical advice.
His condition was not improved by the
visit for he caught a severe cold, which so
weakened him that he is unable to walk.
He was taken to the residence of Mr. Ed
gar Hall, and on Wednesday last was to
have been removed to the home of his
mother in Austinburg.
The Schooner Mary E. Perew, of Ash
tabula, owned by Messrs, Ford & Richard
son, was sold last week Tuesday to a lum
ber company in Chicago where she now is,
for $13,000. Messrs. Ford & Richardson
have since purchased the fine schooner
Exile on private terms. She is compara
tively new, rates A3 straight, and has a
capacity for 57,000 bushels of wheat She
is now in Chicago and has a cargo of grain
aboard ready for the opwtmig of Spring
Bill West, who went from Sheffield
among the King City Colony is one of the
boys that shows what talent, grit and vir
tue there is in him. He runs a store
stocked with some $25,000 or $30,000, is
member of a church, and stands among
the very first of the community of M'Pher-
son. Toe depreciation 01 lung laiyiois,
Mr. J. W. Hill says, may be understood
by the fact that he bought several of them
at from five to twenty-Aye eents a piece.
Such lack of definiteness, of range, leaves
ns in doubt about the true yalue of our
two lols, which orig inally cost $10.
No sentence had been reached in the
case of Stale of Ohio vs W. A. Church, as
we went to press on Thursday evening.
A verdict of the jury had been reached
which was shooting without malice dis
charging a fire-arm and injuring complain
ing witness. Fine not more than $100,
and imprisonment not more than one year,
or both. The jury stood ten to two for
penitentiary. The sentence will not be
knowu for a day or two. The costs, we
are told, are likely to amount to $300 or
$400, Some of the lawyers are laughing
about the jury being made np of ten Re
publicans to two Democrats.
Mrs. E. W. Hemck, of Minneapolis,
who had been spending the winter in
Florida, for the benefit of her health, died
at Jacksonville on Thursday morning.
Feb. 12. Her critical condition for sever
al weeks called for the presence and kind
ly attentions of Ml. H., who was with her
when she expired. Her remains were ex
pected at her home on Monday the 16th.
Mr. and Mrs. Herrick formerly lived in
Ashtabula, and enjoyed the esteem of the
community, and the announcement ot her
death will cause a feeling of sadness here,
as well as in Minneappolis, where the fam
ily enjoyed a large circle of friends.
A telegram was received here last
Wednesday announcing the death on the
previous day of Miss Emma M. Ensign, at
Indianapolis, Ind. Mr. A A Strong and
Miss Sarah Ensign started immediately for
Indianapolis, and ara expected back to-day
with the remains. The deceased has de
voted her time to teaching for a number of
years past, aud was so engaged at the lime
ot her death. She bad received a careful
education, and being endowed with a re
markable memory she readily absorbed and
retained the knowledge imparted to ber.
She was a pleasiug conversutioiulist and a
lady of most engaging manners. The
memory of her worth and beauty of her
character will soften the bitter blow, if it
cannot altogether heal the wound.
Messrs. J. A. Braden & Co., of Rock
Creek, are taking advantage of our adver
Using facilities and insert several loculs in
this number. They are thorough mer
chants, full of tHct, energy and ample stock
The Akron Gazette tsyt: "7 " '
Eq., and wife have returned hoiiii '
remain the baianue ot the wwltr
been filling a number if le
euts in tha East,
The six months fcn-atow? the Ctffpcr-
at ion by the jury in which v pa; It- aw
for the land sought to be r.y-m.r ri u
Ashtabula Harbor, for tae "3?pt-se of 'd
eniug, deepening and utksrsis iu-j. roving
the sfaio channaL rXBfra ie Su'.dav the
29th inst. The turn rrqair- : txafj thi
award is $3013.13; it is sipsAed it will be
recirM herertext V'r.rfnT. toother
with the Februmr i-wnallnient of taxes
from tte County usurer, when the
easary slept to c'.we the bargain before the
S&th inst. wiil immediately be taken, lneo
Tliere was a regular m netting of the
Ccuncil last Wednesday evening, at which
all tha members were present except Mr.
Call. Minutes of previous meeting were
read and approved.
ifcThe engineer's report of the cost of the
proposed improvement of Main Street was
read and on motion was received and
ordered on file.
On motion the Committee on Harbor
and Wharves was directed to ascertain
the probable cost of removing the shale
rock in the river channel near old yellow
warehouse, and report at next meeting.
An ordinance for the payment of claims
for the month of January amount to $300,
was duly passed.
On motion adjourned to Wednesday
evening Feb. 25th.
John W. HilI,our former fellow citizen.
now a resident of McPherson, Kansas, is
now on a visit to the scenes and friends of
his earlier days. He shows pretty good
evidence of health, and the enjoyment of
life. He speaks in rather high terms of
M'Pberon and iu growth and prosperity,
and the well-to-do euuditious of those that
went from this place and vicinity, attract
ed by the colony of "King City," of which
M'Pherson became the successful rival.
It was started on the open prairie some
seven years ago, and now numbers 2000 in
habitants, with two railroads, and all the
meant and enjoyments of compact civiliza
tion. Most of those who went from this
county now have productive farms. While
some are upon then, others are following
other occupations and letting ont their
farms. Mr. Hill has a steady berth as Jus
tice of the Peace, which with its natural
outgrowth, and his adaptation to the office,
it affords him steady, remunerative em
ployment. Some of those who went from
this region, and whose habits and modes of
life did.not promise much for the in future,
have turned out the most successful in busi
ness, and taken leading positions in respect
ability and usefulness. Transplanting, and
new relations and surroundings, lift men
out of (heir old grooves and inspires them
with self-respect, arouses their ambition,
and reforms and remodels their whole life.
Mr. L. M. Crosby is preparing to do
an extensive business this year in the man
ufacture and sale of fanning mills. In
about three weeks he will send out six wag
ons, to peddle and deliver, each wagon car
rying three mils. Heretofore he has sold
by sample, but this year the salesmen will
carry the mills with them, receiving them
at different distributing depots, where the
mills are received in pieces and put togeth
er. By shipping in this manner a large
saving in freight is made. Mr. George
Chapman, has just returned from Youngs
town where he purchased four pairs of Mis
souri mules, which, with the two pairs al
ready purchased, are to draw the wagons
through thecountry. When this procession
starts out the small boy will take it for a
Ed. Tel : I see Taxpayer is not satis
fied with my explanation of the Andcver
road. He says that if all friend Peck says
is true why was he in Jefferson with said
Turner Jan. 19, and why did he call on
the county commissioner on the same day
with said Turner?
Answer Idid not know that Mr. Turn
er was to be there on that day, bnt . he
happened to be on the same train that I
took at Leon, and as he and I happened to
have each some business of our own ' with
said commissioner, we happened to be
there both at one time. I fail to see amy?
thing strange about our being there together.
One thing certain I had nothing to' dO
in helping him in the road matter. ' He
further says when he was there Jan. t3d,
why did he say be was directed bv the
commissioners to lay out said mat, sad
let the contract for some part of the work?
Answer I deny that I said I wis direct
ed to let out any part of the worfc -1
might have said I was directed with other
viewers to lay out said road, for that was
all the authority I bad from the commis
sioners. Taxpayer must be well informed -if he
thinks the.oounty commissioners had' any
right to expend public money on land not
appropriated to road purposes, and 1 said
contemplated road was not then establish
ed, nor can it be until next March, nor
then, if taxpayer or any one else- file their
objection to it.
He further says, as to costs, why did he
not say that be and the other viewers pro
posed to pay the two land owners, between
and across whose laud the road is to run,
$35 per acre, for eight acres right of way,
or about $280 for that item only ?
Answer Like every thing he writes
about, he mis-states the amount of land by
one half, as a road 60 feet wide and a little
over one half mile in length, would not
be over about 4 acres. The parties own
ing the land over which the east half of
the road runs, did not ask any pay for
land, nor any damage. We, the viewers,
appraised the land at what we thought it
worth without asking taxpayer's advice.
As to his blarny about the tamarack
swamp I will only say there is no tama
rack timber on said tract, but there is
some hemlock, black ash, white ash, cu
cumber, chestnut, elm, maple aud beech,
and the land is firm euough so that teams
drive all through it without any trouble,
no more than they would bare in any
woods in the township, as to being wet
Now I have said all I wish to about
said road. If 'Taxpayer wants any farther
information he can ask the county com
missioners.! He claims he does not wish to
injure me nor any one else. If be does not,
I cannot see why he has made so many
mis-statements in the matter. I am will
ing to leave the' whole matter to
the public to judge. I have no interest,
nor ever had any more than any citizen of
the county in the laying out of said road,
nor will I answer any more questions
about the road until 'Taxpayer' is willing
to sign his name to what he writes.
Feb. 16, 1880. EDWIN O. PECK.
WOMAN'S TEMPERANCE WORK.
Thi women of the Illinois' Woman's
Christian Temperance Union are pressing
the Local Temperance Campaign of 1880.
They have provided petition No. 2, to be
addressed to "Municipal Coneils" and
"Town Boards," and a Local Ordinance to
be passed to carry out the provisions of
said petition.' These are aceompHnied with
explanations and suggestions for effective
proceed ure. Copies may be had in any
quantity by addressing Miss.-Frances E.
Wiliard, President Illinois Woman's C. T.
Union 148 Madison street Chicago. We
heartily commend this movement. It la
high time every man woman and child were
at work in every legitimate way against the
monster aloohol. Back the judge and per
suasion by' the law, work for locsl as well
as Slate aud National prohibition. Let the
women, who suffers most have a chance to
speak out with the telling emphasis of a
vote on the subject.
We copy the aliove from the New York
Chritian Advocate, ommitting only tha
fprm of the petition, which is similar to
'" d in Ohio for a local option law,
nmpathie (n the movement
LJor women in all v
crastunc; weight than 00 tb wives, sooth
er?, and sisters of the drunkard. I do not
contend here for the ballot for women in
questions of party policy in staU and Na
tional politics, where the principles 01 torn
perane ara not in vol red, though sanch
might be said in favor of that claim, yet T
doubt if a majority of the women of our
land and nation desir. that at preaeat, bat
I am glad to see the women of to-day en-
gaging e.in.w;ly. a:i 1 heart !ty' in the
work of petitioning the state legislatures
to pass a local option liquor law, the
adoption or rejection of which ali women of
a lawful age may have the right to vote.
I do not say privilege, but claim the bal
lot for women on all great moral questions
of the age in which we live, for women can
get ber credentials to vote from the same
source man claims to get hi from God
I believe in the constant agitation of
this subject nntil our legislatures shall be
compelled by the pressure of public senti
ment, if trora no higher motive, to. grant
the petitions signed by so many thousands
of our men and women all over 'our own
state as well as Illinois.
The Saybrook C T, Union invited Mr.
H. B. Castle of Ashtabula to stir np the
temperance elemement here, and he came
last Tuesday night.' The tOeeting was at
the M. E. Church, and the house was fill
ed with an attentive audwnx-e, and the in
terest in his leeture was kept np to its close.
Mr. Castle treats the subject of temperance
from a moral and financial standpoint
His statement in re gad to the 45 saloons in
Ashtabula, that they derived large por
tion of their snpport from the sorroending
towns, who were responsible for their exis
Unce to the extent of their patronage, were
made in spirit of candor and fairness that
carried conviction to the heart t his
hearers. ..' ' ' V .
He had portion of meat ' for all classes
of hearers, parents and children, young
men and maidens, the intemperate, and
the moderate ' drinker, and last but not
least the tobacco chewer and smoker.
He takes advanced g roe ad on all these
points, which I was glad to bear bnt eannot
do justice to his lecture by a .hasty sketch
in this column, for he most' be heard to be
fully appreciated, and ws thank hint again
for his strong and earnest words that night
The same "night the union elected officers
for the current year as follows, President,
E. Wade; Vice President, C. L. Johnson;
Secretary, W. H. Brown j Treasurer, W. 8.
Harris: executive comm. H. Mattbie, G.
W. Skinner. J. 0.7-Wright. The next
meeting will be at the same placeon Tues
day night, Feb. 24 a 7 P4 M. which we
hope will be remembered by our people.
J. W. S.
FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.
Ed. Td:Th exodus has struck our
usually quiet village. Last week Eugene
Howard and, George Beecher left for the
mines, of California and .ere this, are
traversing soma wild gulch with pick and
pan in anxious -qHiest ' of that root of all
evil.". . -
. -Mr. Eben Tottie is also negotiating a
sale of ' his! place with the intention of
leaving town. -..We
must beg pardon tor using your col
umns fur so personal. matter as to briefly
refer to the severe attack on our little ar
tiqlf in a late number. Being anonymous
We have no ether remedy.
-The idea which the writer advances
that the severe cross examination of Mr.
North way made so many political oppo
nents is simply preposterous, as the fact
was patent to all, that the cross examina
tion was very ' meager, dismissing many
witnesses without question, others with
only two or three common-place interroga
tion and only in a few instances, was any
thing like an' exhaustive examination en
tered into. So marked was his suavity
that it was made a point in the argument
o( the plaintiff,, that be did not question
the witnesses enough, that they might tell
important facts' "which could only be
brought out on eross examination.
Again, while he would lead you to be
lieve that al : parties quartered at the
Weddell were North way men. He dare
not boldly say that there was an expression
taken, or give the result of one, if taken.
He has only put upon record the fact that
there is one Northway man in Austinburg,
and judging from. his article, one whom
his leader would blush to own. In short,
he seeks, lawyer like, by flowry language,
searching cross examination and false in
sinuations, to temper the effect of the
statement of a disagreeable fact In be
half of the 85 whom be would class as
cowering belabored hounds, to be led by the
tar obedient to the master's will, we ex
tend our compliuujnls, and only ask, that
when he may again- have occasion to refer
to us in such language, he do it oyer a full
signature, for we think that some sparks
of maHbood yet remains, with rights we
Feb. 17, 1880.
Five persons have united with the M. E.
Church recently, being a part of the fruits
of the revival meetings held here.
Henry and Richard Wilkinson, from
Leavenworth, Co. Kansas, are here at their
paternal home on the North Ridge, and
will spend a few weeks visiting old friends-
It is thought by some, that Richard in.
tends to do as his brother George did
when he goes back to Kansas, take a
housekeeper with him. Richard denies
this, but sometimes we think, and then
again we don't know, but after all we be
lieve it will turn out just as we knew it
would all the. while.
Rev. Geo. J. Bliss preached at the school-
house on the turnpike yesterday afternoon.
For the last three weeks cottage prayer
meetings have been held in the neighbor
hood of Wright's sawmill on Saturday
nights, having been held respectively at
the houses of Wm. Arnold, David Hatch
and H. B. Spring. This week at David
The Woman's Foreign Missionary So
ciety with Mrs. Messenger as President of
the Congregational wing and Mrs. G. J.
Bliss, President of the M. E. wing, always
hold Union meetings every month, and
work together in harmony. Each society
having their own officers and dispose f
their funds in separate channels.
On baturday night their meeting was
an open one. Ui men folks were kindly in
vited to coma and hear and. see for our
selves. The meeting was at the M. E.
Church, which was filled to the extent of
Its seating enpacity. Rev. A D. Barber
made the oening prayer and Mrs. Mes
aenfrer read the acripturo leMHon aud the
choir sang some good hymns during the
The central idea of the essays and select
ed matter was the condition of women in
heathen lands, and skelches of the mis
sionary work in China, India, Japan, &c.
The ladies taking part in the exercises
were Mrs. Messenger, Mrs. Bliss, Mrs.
Fouts, Mrs. Helen Skinner, Mrs. Sims, Miss
Fidelia Bust wick, Miss' Emma Barber.
Miss Hatlie Beckwith.
The meeting was one of interest and
profit, as the matter read, whether origi.
nol or selected, was right to the point, and.
shed much light upon an Important mat.
ter, but. little understood by the great mass
J. J. Feb. 16, 1880.
Judg d. New
South America, is $
Spring term of alf
The Rock Creek' "i
for some two weeks yeV
Prosecutions for gei
order this week. Severs k
sponded, pleading guilty arid
AH political booms are- no4
the temperance boom herer ,
more than booming. ' .
E. H. Pifer has just begun with his cir
- Music is to be taught in all departments
of our school, the coming term by Spen
H. R. Latimer has been brought before
Esq. Hoyt, charged with selling alcholic
beverages to a person in the habit of be
coming intoxicated. The party being out
of town, an adjournment was asked for
and refused. Latimer was held upon his
own recognizance for appearance and trial
Rev. M'Masters did not appear at the
town hall, on Sunday last The condition
of the roads may account for it
Ed. Tel. The winter term high
school closed last Friday afternoon with
literary exercises, accompanied with vocal
and instrumental music. It proved a very
fine entertainment, the hall being filled
by an attentive audience. The spring
term of school commences on the 24th
The meetings in "Shipboy 'School Dis
trict, which we have noticed as being
carried on by Mr. Horace Palmer, and re
sulting in many conversions, are still
kept np. Rev. Dudley of the Baptist
Church here, has latterly aided very much
in the good work. Rev. Dudley was to
preach in Rev. Dowling's Church in Cleve
land, yesterday, in his absence. Rev. Ed
win Dibell occupied the desk of the Bap
tist Church. In the evening. Prof. Alger
presented a discourse very acceptably and
full ot good practical suggestions.
The expectation is that Rev. Dowling,
of Cleveland, will in due time give us all
very interesting lecture. He is account
d an able speaker, standing in the front
rank. It is about time we had another
The subject of railroads is amply dis
cussed here. The recent survey and prob
able or possible building of a road through
here connecting Conneaut Harbor with
Vernon, O., has opened up the question as
to whether our village will lose or make
by it The question finally turns on our
making anything by it, as all are agreed
we have nothing to lose. The engineers'
report is that the survey thus far reveals
an easy grade. The first bridge building
only necessary until reaching Ashtabula
Creek at Roger's Corners in Sheffield.
The route surveyed from Conneaut, comes
up into our village traversing for a mile
or two back the farms of Charles Reed, J.
E. Gleezen, J. C. Case, Nelson's, Butt's,
Gate's, Maltby's, describing a circle in the
S. E. part of Mr. Wm. Curr's land, takes
thence down our village . across, taking in
the lands of C. D. Rockwell, and at his
residence crossing E. Main street ' By
way of Jacob Fickinger's mill it soon
reaches the land of H. H. Webster and
thence P. M. Whelpley's, on its Sheffield
bound course crossing the Sheffield road
a little south of Mr. Tourgee's farm. The
reported route leading on South is to take
in the eastern parts of Sheffield, Denmark
and Dorset, and thence diagonally to Ver
non. The privilege was accorded us a few
days since of seeing President Warner and
Secretary Wean, of the Citizen's Mutual
Relief Association, while stopping in your
town. We found them to be very genial,
affable gentlemen. The death of your
townsmen, Mr. Geo. K. Lewis, they had
come to look after, he being a member of
the Association. But a few days will
elapse ere the surviving members of the
Division of which he was a member will
be notified of his death and a call for their
quota of the $2,000 assigned to the widow
of the deceased. Mr. A B. Luce is ap
pointed collecting agent for this village
and vicinity for the same.
Feb. 16, 1880. Hastily, G.
A Leon correspondent, whose favor has
been mislaid, states that Mr. and Mrs. R,
F. Moore, of that place, are about to re
move to Ashtabula. He SDeaks in the high
est terms of Mr. and Mrs. Moore, as worthy
and useful members of the community.
Mr. tr. H. Mason, of West Andover, has
purchased the residence recently occupied
by A. A. Dean, and will remove upon it
the first of April, for the purpose of manu
facturing lumber from a large tract of tim
ber owned by him in the vicinity. He will
retain his celebrated stock farm with its
herd ot Ayersbires. By this arrangement
our neighborhood will enjoy a double ben
Rumor has it that our young landlord,
Mr. T. S. Sutton, is about to accept a po
sition as agent of a railroad station.
FROM OUR EXCHANGES.
CaDt. R. R. Graves, as we are informed,
has sold his interest in the schooner D. E.
Bailey to Chicago parties.
The bids for the stone and brick work
of the Sewing Machine Factory building
are vet under consideration in the nanus
of the committee. Mr. H. W. Stone has
been awarded the contract for the wood
work of the building. The Phoenix Iron
Works at Ashtabula will make the neces
W. J. Watkins vs N. D. Quinby. Ap
peal. Cause continued.
State of Ohio vs James M. Brown.
Forfeiture of recognizance. Indictment
for burglary and larceny. Amount of
State of Ohio vs J. McKinncy. Arraign
ed and pleads not guilty.
Ira Adams vs C. E. Leslie. The jury in
this case were out at the time of our go
ing to press on Friday.
Thursday Feb. 5 Aultman & Taylor
Co. vs Danford Young et al. Sale con
firmed and deed ordered.
Friday, Feb. 6, Andrew Jackson vs
William Church. Dismissed on motion
of the plaintiff without predjudice.
Oscar Benedict vs P, W. Ish et al. De
fendants hae leave to file their answer
Chloe Dickinson vs Moses Dickinson
Dismissed without predjudice on motion
of the plaintiff. No record.
Saturday, Feb. 1 The State of Ohio rs
John Kaichy, J. Kelley and Jatnes Wolfe
Plead not guilty. J. Wolfe was tried and
found guilty of larceny, but not guilty
of burglary. '
The State of Ohio vs. Oscar O. Gary.
Withdraws his plea of not guilty, and
pleads guilty as charged in the Indictment
aentenced to 13 days bard labor In the
county jail, and committed until costs are
Monday, Feb. 9 A. BJ Reed vs. L. O.
Latimer. Judgement for $113,25 in favor
Administrator of W. Pledge vs the Penn
sylvaniaCo. Settled by the defendants
paying the sum of $875 to plaintiff.
A Cren Baby,
Nothing is so conducive to a man's re
maining a bachelor as stopping for one
night at the bouse of a married frieud and
being kept awake for five or six hours by
the crying ot a cross baby. All cross and
crying babies need only Hop Bitters to
maxe tnem well and smiling, x oung man,
remember this. Ed.' 71-ra
Vtolia Strings at Itf. G. Dicks. 71-78
. . i r'coojd' x
Robinson. F. '- - ago the idea S -man
spending one Sunday in New York
and the next in San Francisco, was too
preposterous to treat with any degree of
seriousness, while the thought ot reading
London happenings two hours by the clock
before they happened, was utterly ridicu
lous. Who thought, fitly years ago, th4
women would sew by machinery, that one
press could actually print 8,000 complete
newspapers in a single hour, or that two
men, a dozen miles apart, could converse
along a wire in ordinary tones of voice?
Yet all these and infinitely more have been
done in conquering the world of matter,
and we sit complacently down and ask,
"Well, what next?" We are surprised at
nothing in science or mechanics nowadays.
Medicine has not kept pace with her sis
ters, however, and while men can confess
edly conquer the whole outside world, he
has not been thought equal to assuredly
conquer even the smallest of the ills that
might distress his own body. Haven't yoa
ever thought how strange it is that man
should helplessly surrender his own body
to pain and disease, while he fights bitter
ly, tenaciously for dominion over the earth
and all else it contains? Well, right in
this line you r correspondent has been think
ing and studying, and here has be found
a greater man than Edison, for this man
whose name I withhold for the present
has discovered a certain cure for that
dreadful disease, diphtheria, and for some
other diseases. I have myself investigated
several cures it has effected, and as seeing
is believing, I cannot help saying a good
word for "Faricum," and telling the pub
lie how to obtain sure relief from that
fearful scourge, which has desolated so
many homes Here in the last few months.
Not a case has ever been lost out ot the
hundreds who have nsed "Faricum," and
it has saved in two hours scores of hopeless
cases. I have been so impressed with
these striking results, that I have been at
pains to investigate the nature of this new
remedy. It is very penetrating, and its
specific action is to relieve inflammation,
thus penetrating and breaking up the diph
therial membrane by the mere act of inha
lation. It is a cure for rheumatism, and
almost all diseases which arise from in
flammation, and these, as you know, coyer
a very wide range of human ills. Its ac
tion has been so gratifying here, that its
fame is spreading, and possibly before
long, your druggists, after enquiring into
its merits, may afford you an opportunity
to judge for yourselves whether I haye
wisely departed from my usual rule, and
borne testimony to what I conceive, in my
old age, to be a public benefactor.
REAL ESTATE BOOMING TOO.
The boom has finally struck real estate,
and there is a great activity and a steadily
increasing price. This will be good news
to manv watchers for the risinp tide. Tjast
spring I mentioned, in one ot my letters,
that $ ou.uuu had been paid lor a corner lot
on Fifth Avenue, and the mail brought a
letter Irom ew York Slate asking me to
mail an enclosed letter to the man who
paid that $50,000. Not knowing to whom
to send it I took the liberty of reading it
myself, and found it an incredulous sort
of appeal tc buy the farm of the lady, who
protested she did not want nearly as much
for a large farm as he was said to have
paid for a little piece of ground 25 by 100
feet. And now the Mercantile Library
Association has just been buying some lots
on a side street at the neat rate of $40,000
lot and my skeptical friend can mail her
letter this time direct.
By the way, the old landmark on Astor
Place, now occupied by this library, is of
fered for sale, and will probably be torn
down. This is the old Astor Place Opera
House where the famons not occurred in
1849 over the respective merits of Forrest
and Macredy. That must have been a
wonderful riot I was not in JSew xork
at the time, but I pledge yon my word, as
a newspaper man, that among all the
thousands of New York boys of that day
whom I have since known, I have never
met one who was not in the riot "looking
on" when the troops opened on the crowd,
and who was not "just in front," or "just
behind," or "just beside," some man who
' got snot. 1 he next time you come to
Gotham, just get some New Yorker of that
day engaged upon that subject, and see if
be don't tell you, before 'he is through, ,
that he, "as a boy, was right in the midst
of that Astor Place riot, &c" If you miss
fire once, call on me and we will tro to din
ner together atyourexpenset Morlet.
Si. Jacobs Oil at Swift's.
Great excitement at Rock-Creek! Over
5,000 people made happy ty buying goods
at J. A. Braden & Co.'s at the reduced
F.W. Culley, sole agent of Ashtabula
County for the Holly and improved De
mas scroll saw, which will be furnished
at manufacturer's prices. Sample of saws
and specimens of work may be seen at the
office of the Culley Man'Pg Co.
Just for a little fun J. A. Braden & Co.,
of Rock Creek will sell first class Prints at
6 cents per yard, Over 5,000 yards just
Late books in circulating library.
To Whom K nay Cooeerm
All persons desiring a good Life Assur
ance Certificate should call on E. H. Gil
key, "Ashtabula Store," or C. W. Jaques,
"A & P. Depot," AgenU for Citizen's Mu
tual Relief Association, of Willmington,
One hundred and ten members in Ash
tabula will testify to its straight forward
manner of doing business.
73tf Gilkey & Jaques, Agents.
Just for a little amusement J. A. Braden
& Co., Rock Creek, will sell Hamburgs at
half price. Over 5,000 yards of best styles
just received. It
100 Blank Receipts, nicely bound for SOc.
at the Telegraph Office.
Just for a little shaking up J. A. Braden
& Co., Rock Creek, have knocked the bot
tom out on Sugars, Teas, Coffees, &c., &o.
Call and see for yourself. It
Scrap book pictures at M. G. Dick's.
Just to piease the farmers, J. A. Braden
& Co., Rock Creek, haye placed on sale
500 bushels of choice Timothy, 200 of best
Clover, 100 Orchard Grass and 50 ot Red
Top at wholesale rates. We keep none but
the best. It
A Double barrel fowling piece of excel
lent quality and in perfect order, for sale
at a moderate price. Apply at Telegraph
Just for a few days recreation, J. A
Braden & Co., Rock Creek, will sell 10,000
yards Brown and- Bleached Cotton at Old
Catarrh can be cured. Being a poison
ous infection ot the entire mucous mem
brane, the virus can only be reached with
inoculative elements which are absorbed
by and incorporated with, the purulent
mucous. Wei De Meyer's Catarrh Cure is
a constitutional remedy as reliable as vac
cination for small-pox. Supplied by drug
gists, or delivered by D. B. lewey & Co.,
4(1 Dev St.. . X.. t i.o a Nu-aKi
Pamphlet, with full explanations
overwneiniing pnint, miiiv-.. ...v.
Sold Under a Positive arae
That coughs, colds, consumption, hoarse
ness, asthma, whooping couch, and partic
ularly croup and all throat and lung dif
ficulties can be cured by Hamilton's Cough
Balsam. If it fails, return the empty bot
tles and we will promptly refund the price
paid. Sample bottles, 25 cents; Urge size,
60 cents. Sold by Fox & Son, Swift Ash
tabula, and Parshall, Kingsville. feb.
A cough, a cold or a sore throat should
be checked st once. It allowed to continue
a permanent throat disease is often the re
sult. Hamilton's Cough Troches reach di
rectly the seat of the disease and give al
most immediate relief. For publio speak
ers, singers, aud those who overtax the
voice, they will render articulation easy.
Price, 25 cents per box. Sold by Fox &
Son, Swift, Ashtabula, and Parsliall, Kings
Villa. . feb,
'Sudney-wort, atrial toey
.j.'y cured. It acts on both
e' same time and therefore com
tbe bill for a perfect remedy,
-e a lame back and disordered
use it at once. Don't neglect them.
International Dairy Fair.
' the most important results of this
?r is the verdict of the committee of
i that they found the well-known
always popular Perfected Butter Color
. fie by Wells, Richardson & Co., Burling
ton, Vt., superior to all others, and there
fore awarded it the first and only prize.
Dairymen should remember this and insist
on having the best Sold by all druggists
and grocers. Send for circular.
what It Does.
Kidney-Wort moves the bowels regular
ly, cleanses the blood, and radically cures
kidney disease, gravel, piles, bilous head
ache, and pains which are caused by dis
ordered liver and kidneys. Thousands
have been cured why should you not try
When other preparations fail to do Hall's
Hair Knewer surely accomplishes. It re
news the hair and especially restores its
color when gray and faded. As a dressing
it is unsurpassed, making the hair moist,
soft and glossy. The most economical
preparation ever offered, its effects remain
a long time, and those who have once made
a trial of it will never use any other.
Advertiser and Union, Fredonia, N. Y.
New rich blood, sending health to every
fiber ot the system, is rapidly made by "Dr.
Lindsey's Blood Searcher."
Acning heads and clouded Drains are
cured by "Sellers Liver Pills.,' Try them,
Sold by druggists. 25c. a box.
Don't deceive yourselves. "Dr. Sellets
Cough Syrup" for the cure ot colds and
cought has no equal. Sold by druggists at
It stands everywhere without an equal
for the cure of gravel, non-retention, liver
and kidney complaint nervous irritation.
Barosma brings quiet sleep, and is not an
opiate. Prepared by E. K. Thorn neon, Ti
tusiille, Pa. For sale by Swift 71-72
Pain in the back and rheumatic affections
can only be reached and exterminated by a
penetrating, soothing and healing remedy
like the Centaur Liniments. There ap
pears to be no ache, pain, swelling, strain,
stiff joint, lameness or gall upon man or
beast which they will not relieve, subdue or
How to h yoorowo Doctor.
Use Parmelee's Blood and Li ver Purifier,
a pleasant tonic.a gentle anti-bilious purga
tive, a great restorer of vitality to the slug
gish and diseased system. In short, a sure
cure for all diseases of the stomach, liver
and bowels. It is made from the choicest
plants. Relief guaranteed or money re
funded. Price, $1 per bottle; sample bot
tles, 15 cents. Sold by Swift, and Fox &
Son, Ashtabula, and J. K. Parshall, Kings
A "Balao. la Gllead."
If you are sick with that terrible sick
ness, that most depressing disease.dyspepsia
you will find a "balm inGilead" in the use.
of Parmelee's Great Dyspepsia Compound
It is the experience and testimony of all
who have used this remedy, that it conquers
the disease and restores the patient to
strength and vigor. Price, $1 per bottle;
sample bottles, 15 cents. Sold by Fox &
Son, Swift, ' Ashtabula, Parshall, Kings
Ladies' aud children's boots and shoes
cannot run over it Lyon's Patent Heel
Stiffeners are used. feb.
Most mothers are overtaxed and cannot
supply their babies with proper nourish
ment The child has stomach ache, di
arrhoea, wind-colic and worms. Pitcher's
Castoria assimilates the food, cures all these
ailments and gives health to the child and
rest to the mother. feb.
Dr. Fenner's Blood and Liver Remedy
and Nerve Tonic may well be called "The
conquering hero" of the times. Whoever
has "the blues should take it, for it regu
lates and restores the disored system that
gives rise to them. It always cures Bilious
ness and Liver Complaint, Jaundice, Dys
pepsia, Constipation, Headaches, Fever and
Ague. Soleen Enlargements. Scrofula. Ery
sipelas, Pimples, Blotches, and all skin
eruptions and Blood Disorders, Swelled
liimbs and Dropsy, sleeplessness, Impaired
Nerves and Nervous Debility; restores flesh
and strength when the system is running
down or going into decline; cures Female
Weakness ana Chronic Rheumatism, and
relieves Chronic Bronchitis, and all lung
and throat difficulties. It does these things
by striking at the root of disease and re
moving its causes.
Dr. Fenner's Improved Cough Honey
will relieve any cough in one hour. Try
sample bottle at ten cents.
Dr. .tenners Uolden Kelief cures any
pain, as Toothache, Neuralgia, Colic or
Headache, in 2 to 30 minutes, and readily
reheyes Rheumatism, Kidney Complaint
Diarrhoea, ete. Try a sample bottle at 10
Dr. Fenner's Vegetable Blood and Liver
Pills. The best family physic known.
For sale by Swift At wholesale by Strong,
Cobb & Co., Cleveland, Ohio.
Parties contemplating a trio to Kansas or
any point In the west before buying tickets
will do well to call on W. B. Beeves, Central
Ntiw Kooro, AahUbuia, O. 13t-s
Five Haadred Thousand Strong.
In the pant few months there has been
more than 600.000 botUea of 8hlloha Care
sold. Out of the vast number of people who
have used it more than t.0O0 oases of Con
sumption have been eared. All Coughs,
Croup, Asthma, and Bronchitis, yield at
oiiee, hecoe It is that everybody speaks In lu
praise. To those who have not used It, let
us any, if you have a Cough, or your child
the Croup, and you value life, don't fail to
try it. For Lame Back, Side or Cheat, use
Snilob's Porous Plaster. Sold by Swift and
Thurber A Co. 63-04
A Strange People.
Do you know that there are strange people
In our community, wa aay strange because
they seem to prefer to suiter and pasa their
days miserably, made so by Dlspepaia, and
Liver Complaint Indigestion, Constipation
and General Debility, when SHILOH'S
VITALIZliH Is guaranteed to cure them.
Sold by Swift and Thurber A Co.
We have a speedy and positive Cure for
Catarrh, Dtptheria, Canker mouth and Head
Ache, In SHILOH'S CATARRH REMEDY.
A nasal Injector free with each bottle. Use
it if yoa desire health and aweet breath.
Price SOets. Sold by C. E. Swift ly63
A Woaderfal Pfacovery.
For the speedy euro for consumption and
all diseases that lead to It. such as stubborn
Coughs, neglected Colds, Bronchitis, Hay Fe
ver, Asthma, pain in the side and cheat, dry
backing cough, tickling in the throat, Hoarse
ned, Sore Throat, and all lingering diseases
of the throat and lunga. Dr. King's New Dis
covery haa no equal and has established for
Itself a world-wide reputation. Many lead
ing physicians recommend and use It in their
practice. The formula from which It la pre
pared Is highly recommended by all medical
journals. The clergy and the preas have
complimented it in the moat glowing terms.
Go to your drugglat and get a trial bottle for
ten cents., or a regular aiie for si. For sale
by Gee A Rogers, Ashtabula.
BaekJea'a Aralea Salve.
The best salve In the world for Cuts Bruis
es, Sores. Ulcers, Salt Rheum, Fever Sores,
Tetter, Chapped Hands, Cbtlblajna. Corns,
and all kinds of Skin Eruptions. This salve
is guaranteed to give perlect satisfaction in
every case or money refunded. Price Mi eta.
per box. For sale by Gee A Rogers. 56-07
Not ao Bad.
The agony of Neuralgia, Toothache, Head
ache, or aoy pain whatsoever can be relieved
Instantaneously by ulng Dr. Fenner's Gold
en Relief. It also readily cures P.heumatlsm,
Backache, Kidney disease, Oollo, Dtarrhoaa,
Dysentery, Burns, Bruises, etc Try a sam
ple bottle at lOa.
Union College—Its Unequalled
Benefit to Teachers—Two new Professors
—The Late Improvements.
This is the only college where students of eith
er sex caa aet a full college year, aod still ears
their exuense br teaching winters, without
loainz a term and class standing. The terms be
gin: Spring, Feb. M; Summer, May j Fall, Au
gust 24; wblls special winter term beginning Nov,
2.1 accommodates others not teaching. Tha call
lor teachers greater than the suupijr. Students
can enter at any time; ao Incldt-ntal or coutin
rent fee. Tuition Is bat a trill In any eonrsa,
Anclxnt snd Modern Classical. Philosophic 8ci
cntmc. Normal, Music, Cmmrrial.Priratory.
A i.iwr.lu.sud Museum worth SKBl.twu, fur Illus
trating all studies. Coll-K property wurtb o BO
half iSlilloo doli.rs, ireusrousir donated for the
benefltoflhe students. Attendance ofdlflxtect
students rear 637. for psM years 15.07, of
whom S.ftHtf are teachers. The college by erect
ing; bulldlri;s, keeps good board, witn rurni.hed
rooms, at S3 par week' table, club and self-board,
SI to 4. Two new professors recently employed;
valuable Improvements lately made, as lanje Lab
oratory. Kiperimeutal and Lecture Hoom, For
new descriptive catalogues, address Pres. O. N.
Hartshorn. LL. D., Ml. Union, or Alliance, O.
Lsrira Faculty of experienced teachers. Loca
tion, moral, healthy, accessible, pleasant
From Father ot the Republican
a V role Is the veteran editor ol the Gene-
IM vallev Free Press. He la the man who
first called a convention in the Miale of N ey
York to form a Republican party, in lory
Party. WELLSVILLE, N. Y. Jan. 17. 1877.
pa. M M.Fbhickh, Fredonia, N. Y.
pear blr : Several members of my nimlli
having made use of your Blood aoi Uverv
Remedy and Nerve Tonic, and satisfied aa we
are of its efficacy, 1 desire to purchase direc
lyofyou. I am intelligently convinced.
the value of your Peoples' Remedies' S
me by express one-balf dosen bouies of '
Blood and Liver ttemeoy and torve , ,
Resp't A. N.
get tH .
'It will relieva Jny. .
r vry a sample bottle at i.
A Hoaaehold K
A book on the Liver, its dl
treatment sent Free. Incrt
opon Liver Comp.ainta, Torpiw
dice. Biliousness, Headache, Constlpaw
Dyspepsia, Malaria, Ac. address ur. o""" -m
Broadway.New York Clty.N. Y. lool-.0
A young man by the name of William
Kota, coachman for Mr. Charles MeCiellaD,
came to my store one morning complaining
that bis feet but iiim very badly, and ex
pressing fears that they were frst bitten
He had In valu tried to get relief by consults
ing physicians, and endeavored, without soo-
ceas, to ease the pain by rubbing his feet wll
snow and Ice, the remedy applied lnsucn
oases. Being exposed a greot deal to theoom
b bis occupation, his leet got worse aaiiy,
nntil one day he feinted In the street A
few days after ha again came to my 8Kr ,
showed me hia feet. I have seen a gre
many sore, in my llfu, but nothing to equal
ikl. .n. .rIH the rvnnr fellow wouiu
lose his limbs. He asked me for St a00??
Oil; but at first I refused, as I did not want
to take the responsibility noon ny8e'"0
being a great admlrerof so-clied paWnt-mea-Iclne.
However, some friends who bPPne
to be in the store at the time, begged me to
give the St. Jacob. Oil to the sufferer;
rubbed his feet well with the Oil. and he tooc
the remainder with him. After nine aay.
tbe same man again came Into my store, per
fectly well, and requested me to write to you
of this most wonderful care; he also 1feai
that two other persons bad been cured ot
rheumatism by the same bottle which help
ed him. John Lenten.
Avon. Loralne county, Ohio, Jan. 17. 1H7-
SPBitccR Bbmud In Geneva, Feb. 11th, by
Rev. W. H. Haskell, Mr. Lewis C. Spencer
to Miss Nettle E. Beard, all of Geneva.
BiiLET-STSWiBT In L.DOX, Feb. 15th, by
Rev. R. A. Davis, Mr. Chester L. Baliey to
Miss Sylvia L. Stewart, both of Lenox.
Lroifs In Ashtabula, Feb. 5th, a son to Mr.
and Mrs. William Lyons.
Stkeio In Ashtabula, Feb. l3tB a daughter
to Mr. and Mrs. GeoTsteere, ,
Bicdkb In Ashtabula, Feb. loth, aUA?bter
to E. M. and Laura Bieder.
Wood In Ashtabula, Feb. 17th, a daughter
to Mr. and Mrs. T. E. Wood.
Jokks In Ashtabula, Feb. 18th, a daughter,
to Mr. and Mrs. Fred Jones.
ChaSS At Rome Station, Feb. ltth, Mr. G
B. Chase of Elk Point, Dakota,aged 30 years
Bpbivs In Geneva, Feb. 15th, Mrs. Polly
Spring, aged about 85 years.
Bt iiCEiiD- In Harpenfleld.Feb. 13th Aaron
Blanchard, aged about 84 years.
Ehsiok In Indianapollsjnd., Feb. 17th, Mlar
Emma M. Ensign of Ashtabula, aged
Gnus In Jefferson, Feb. ISth.of diphtheria.
Frank, second son of Thomas Gulls, aged
TELEGRAPH OFFICE, Feb. 19th, 1880.
DEALERS PAY THE FOLLOWING PRICES:
Apples, dried, per h.
ttuuer, per a?
Beans, per bu.
Cbeem, per .
Corn, abeiled,per bu..
Eggs, per dos ..
'ard, per It
Oats, per bo.
Potatoes, per bu
Peaches, dried, perl).
Vinegar, per gal
Hlckorynuts, per bu..
Chickens, dresard, par prund.
Turkeys, " "
SELLING PRICES AT RETAIL.
Apples, dried, per B $
Butter, per sn to
Beans, per bu
Bran, per ewt
Cbop Feed per ewt
Corn Meal perewl
Ebss, per dos
Corn, in the ear, per bu. of 70 h
Flour, Peerless per sack
Mich, white wheat
Surprise, per sack...
" Neptune, " "
14 Den ver Col .W.W.persck
XX. per sack
" Buckeye, per sack.......
" Ohio Mills, A, white ....
" Ohio Mills, X A Amber..
" Ohio Mills, A Amber ....
Ohio Mills, Graham
" New Era, Ohio Mills....
Meal, Ohio Mills, bolted, sack..
Middlings, per ewt
Potatoes, per bu
Lard, per lb
Peaches, dried, per lb
Salt, per bbl -
Vinegar, per gal ..
Chickens, dressed, per pound.
Turkeys " " "
SELLING AND PAYING PRICES AT WHOLESALE.
Bran.per ton f 14.00
Middlings, per ton 20.00 .
Corn Meal, per ton....
c nop eea, per ton.
Corn, per bushel, (paying)...
Oats, per bu
C CONTEMPLATING a removal to Fargo, tha
J andersiamed will dispose of a x umber of eli
gible lots in the center of business a tbe Harbor
block with Cheney Store which mar bo
had at bargains. Any one wishing to go to Far
go in the spring the best wheat ra ising district
in uie wail may get .fecial raca u.y a-, uf
Daluth and $15 to Fargo Irom Cleveland, De
scription of the country furnished on application.
Harbor, Feb. IS, 1880. 78 MILO L. RICK.
The universal public
want, in Life Assurantt
a Policy that will ej
certainly paid at matu-
rity, and whose terms",
are definite and clear.
1. Throughout the
United States, the old
and new policies alike,
of the Equitable Life jIs
surance Society aremade
incontestable after three
years from their date, j
2. Each ordinary polA
icy provides for a defil
nite surrender-value in
paid up insurance, i?
case the policy is forfeitl
ed after three years fron
its date. j
3. Each Tontine policy
contains a definite surt
render-value in cash, h
case of withdrawal a'
the end of the Tontin
fy. The contract is con
ciselv and clearly ex
pressed, containing onl
such provisions as a?
necessary to protect tl
By the new form of polic
adopted by the Equital
Life Assurance Society,
certainty of payment
made apart of the contrac
and Policy-holders are n
left in doubt.
The Equitable Life Jssu
ance Society now posses:
accumulated assets, secu
lu invested, amountinr
Thirty-six MiUions of 1
lars. This provides fa
liabilities in which ter
included the "Ef ' -
quired by law)
surplus of S
of the Equit
the last eighty
ed larger thaA