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THE EVENING POST, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12, 1888.
The Evening Post
(AND WiSUINOTON CjlITIC)
PUBLISHED EVEIIY EVENING.
WASHINGTON POST COMPANY.
Corner Tenth and D Streets and Tcnn. ATe.
WamiNOTos, D. 0.
New Series, No. 40 CiuticSeiues, No. 0j351.
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WASHINGTON, DECEMBER 12, 18SS.
TUK SALOON QUESTION.
For tho present, at least, the Dtstrlct
Commissioners will bo obliged to "let
up'' on somo of the liquor dealers tlioy
have1 been successfully proceeding agnlnst
for violation of the Sunday law. It ap
pears by an examination of the law,
which gives them certain powers, that
tho samo law, to an oxtcnt, protects tho
dealers und to that extent tho Commis
sioners havo their hands tied. The Com
missioners have no moro desiro to violate
tho law In onu particular than they havo
to sco it violated in another, and licenses
will bo Issued to such dealers as como
under the provisions.
Tho Commissioners at tho samo time
will tultu good care that tho dealers who
nro rohnbilitatcd do not cscapo again if
hey violate tho lnw, and w itli tho knowl-
3go born of cxpcrienco.l they will pro
ceed in a manner more productive of
good results. Tho cxistenco of good gov
ernment depends upon the maintenance
of the law, and tho moro respectable (?)
tho violator the greater should bo tho ef
fort to bring him to justice It is com
paratively easy to handle tho crim
inal classes; It is exceedingly difllcult to
control tho source from which tho crim
inal class primarily comes. The Com
missioners are acting with perfect justice
and fairness to all, and If liquor dealers
w ish to continuo in business they must
bo as law-abiding as any other class of
business men. That is law and equity.
Tun South Carolina Legislature bo
licves that "a thing of beauty is u joy
forever," and re-clcctcd Senator Butler,
with only one vote against him.
The Democratic caucus last night got
clear over Its head in tho Territorial ques
tion and couldn't swim out.
Tun women of Boston voted yesterday
just as "early and often" us anybody.
Senator Inoalls is a gladiator when
he lights men nnd a chivalrous knight
when he compliments women. The Sen
ator Is tho most diversified product of
Au Ostricli Race.
from a Lot JLngelit Letter.
At a command from the doctor one ot the
Madrascso keepers opeued the doors ofohe of
the pece, and in response to the doctor's call
two superb ostriches came running; to him.
After caressing the gentle creatures for a few
moments ho thou edjthcm a handful of figs, of
which they were extremely fond. Two of his
men then restrained the birds by placing
nooses about their legs until he and myself had
walked to the other end of tto course. Then,
ai a signal irom me aocior. mo oirus ucre re
leased and the race began. It was a rare
slfht. Ornithologists tell ub that tho stride of
tho ostrich when feeding is from 20 to 22
Inches; when walking, but not feeding, 20
Inches, and when terrified from 11) to 14
feet. It seemed to mo that In the race for a
handful ot figs from their master these gigantic
birds covered tho lost named distance at every
Like the wind they came, their great necks
stretched forward and upward to their utmost
length; their wings, like arms, norklngwlth
h motion similar to that made by their legs,
and filling the air with a mighty sound like
the rushing of a whirlwind. Nearer nnd
nearer they came, their speed Increasing with
every moment, till I was almost terrified lest
they should run us don, fcoltug certain that
w could not withstand the shock. '1 hey kept
well abreast for nearly half the distance, and
tbcu one began to forgo ahead. Ho steadily
InciQiscd Ids lead till within a few feet of us.
when he turned his bead, and seeing that his
competitor was considerably in the tear bo
slackened his pace, uud Joeging up to the
doctor received his reward in figs and carcases.
A Mighty Queer .11 an,
from tU Detroit free I'reis.
On a Halter street car tho other day a roan
who had taken a car ticket from his wallet
dropped tho "leather" on the floor at his feot
In trainer to rcplaco it In bis pocket. Three or
four passengers saw the transaction, but no
unu had said a word, when the loser discov
ered his loss, ami started up and eat down lu
"Atij thing wrongr" asked a passcuger.
"Yes wallet Is gone."
"l'robably plckod out ot your pocket!"
"No; I guns not."
"Don't you BUspect some ono In this car"
"Oh, no. I probably diopped It on tho
"l'robably contained buudred dollars,
"Much as flft). then?"
"No. 1 guess there waf about u dollar In
"Hut you will 6tand off
watvi tax and iiroccr ou
jour gas bill and
aecounl of it, of
"No, sir; I eliall pjy ever) thing to-day."
"Well, gosh darn to gum If ou alnt a
mighty nueer uiinland here's your wallet.
Kay. folk, let's present IiIuj u token of our
And they bought him six car tickets and of
fered to run hlu for mayor.
Wbut WimliliiRlon OlrL Tulk About.
from tU J'hitailetpUo Telegraph,
Theosophy, lu its subtle way, Is getting a
stioug hold ou a certain class of Washington
people. A few years nnd this may be the
bend centre ot that school of thought In
Cliihllun community. Young ladles of blue
flocking tendencies are found conversant with
the mjeiciles of Buddhism, uud old men of
Mudious habits uro Htm bollevcrslu those mys
terious teachings. Under the liillueuce of so
learned a man as Ur. Elliott Cones, thcosopby
bin. become to itsttudctits here a research of
m It mo Instead of superstition. '1 hero Is home
thing about the ntruoiphcro of Washington
thai loudo peoplo to Ioto tho rouiauttu, the oc
i ull uud lujstcrivus.
I.Ku'ii lint in lulriticn I
l'atlcut (to young puystclau) You say, doc
tor, thut I uw well now, mid that no further
dangi r la to be expected r
I'bjHelaii I apprehend none, sir, but life Is
Patient I'tibapt I had better pay your bill
i'bjslclau Well, )es, sir, It might be as
. villi; us I have said, Hie Is very uuecrtaln.
About Some Women.
fiom Ut .Win Yoik Graphic,
Ilcustou, Tex., boasts of a woman dentist.
'I he women ol America expend 48,000,000
annually for palu t aud powder for their faces.
Twonty.three .Montana mall routes are to
bo i an for four oars by a woman, Mrs, Ira
Wilfred Frulfck, a schoolmistress In Ama
dor County, Cab, rcceutly killed eight nuail
at one shot.
llelva I.ockwood )s that women nro Im
proving Intellectually 13 per ccut. faster thau
AX UNlMUIFITAMiE CLIENT.
How n Demure Contldonco Woman
Tricked n Young Connecticut I.nwyer.
from tlit rrmbltnct Journal.
A day or two ago n talented young law
ycr of Putnam, Conn., was delighted by
finding In his ofllco a richly dressed lady
who announced her dealt o to employ
him professionally. With n beaming
smile tho young Blackstono handed
tho visitor a cushioned armchair and as
sured her that "ho was entirely devoted
to her service." Seating herself the
lady ungloved a small white baud that
literally glistened with diamonds and
applied a Suez scented handkerchief to
her lips, blushed, and casting her eyes
upon tho floor, said:
".My business is very particular U Is
pardon mo sir, but you will not betrav
"Dot ray you? Not for tho world,
madam. You can confldo In mo with tho
nauio reliance as In a priest at tho con
"Tliu fact is I want that is, I have
been unfortunato lu my marriage rela
tions." The eyes of thp lawyer glistened, and,
drawing his chnlr close to tho side of his
fair client, remarked: "I sec I see you
want a divorce. I am Just tho man to
get it for you. 1 am perfectly aufait in
matters of this kind. How long havo
you been married J"
"Nino ycarsl You must have been
very young when you entered that
bliss, I mean wretched state."
"I was a mere child a foolish, inex
perienced girl. A. doting mother placed
mo in tho arms of a iniiu old enough to
bo my father. But ho was rich, nnd tor
two or thrco years I did not know tho
difference. I was as happy 03 though
my husband had been twenty years
younger, but association with other
women opened my eyes, and I bceanio
wretched. I pined for n heart that was
congenial with my own."
"Exactly sol" exclaimed tho lawyer,
rubbing his hands ami twisting his in
cipient moustache, "but your suffering
will soon terminate. I will get you a
divorco, and then "
"Oh, dear mo! and thon but I must
not bo too sanguine. My husband is
very rich, and he will never permit mo
to get a divorce if he can help it."
"Madam, you don't know the law its
majesty its glorious certulnty Its mag
nanimity.; Consider yourself divorced,
nnd rest easy."
"Well, sir; how shall I proceed?"
"Let mo sec. In tho first place, give
me a statement of your grievances."
"That would take a wholo week. You
can imagine what a woman like mo
must suffer with such a husband."
"Yes, yes; cruel nnd barbarous treat
ment; condition intolerable neglect and
all that sort of thing. I will just jot down
a few of tho items. Your namo is "
"Mrs. . You must know my hus
band." "What, tho manufactured IIo's as
"Yes, ho's rich; but I don't care for
that. I want a divorco."
Tho lawver wrote down a sketch of
tho lady's matrimonial infelicities, and
again assured her that ho would havo no
dliTculty in procuring n divorce, with at
least $10,000 alimony.
"How much nro you goinc to chnrgo
mo for making mo so happy!" asked tho
"Well, I ought to charge you a thou
sand dollars, but, out of consideration
for your sufferings, I will only take a re
tainer of ono hundred dollars, and when
it is accomplished you will Increase it to
five hundred dollars."
"That is ovidcutly reasonable. I havo
no change about mo now. Oh, yes I horo
Is a check for $200 that my husband
gave mo to go shopping. I will only
wnnt halt of It to-day; will you get it
cashed for me ?"
"It Is after bank hours, but tho check
is all right. I will givo you 5100 for
your shopping and keep the check."
The lawer hail that day received a re
mittance of $100 from his father. He
handed it over to tho vlsion.of loveliness,
and placing her check in his pocket
book, bowed his client to tho door. Ho
was excessively happy at his good for
tuncand that night dreamed of angelic
clients, sensational divorco cases, and a
huge pile of f 100 bills.
Tho next morning ho wont to tho bank
to get his check cashed, and was thun
derstruck when tho teller informed him
that tho namo of Mr. was forged.
Indignant at tho thought that his fair
client had been guilty of so base u crime
as forging her husband's name, ho hur
ried to tho fpill of Mr. with tho in
tention of exposing tho lady. He was
still moro astonished when Mr. - in
formed him that ho was a widower and
had not been blessed with a wlfo for
more than ten years.
SOCIAL AND 1'KKSOXAIi.
An enjoyable dinner was given last evening
by the Secretary of War and Mrs. Kndicott, at
which fourteen covers were laid, Ihoguesis
included our most prominent society people.
Mrs. Edward JlcCauley gave her first Tues
day afternoon tea yesterday.
Invitations hate boon Issued by Mrs. L. N.
Wood for a dinner to-day ut her quartets at
The Gibson Social Club gave their fourth
auuual ball last night at Itecieatlou Hall, In
the Arsenal grounds. Tho ball-room was
tilled with soldier boj sand their friends, arid
the scene presented was a handsome one. A
piogramme of nineteen numbers was danced
to exquisite music furnished by tho Third
Artillery Hand. An elegautsupper was served
in the mess-room at 11:30, and afterward danc
ing was resumed and continued uutll a lato
Members of the Cotllllou Club wero enter
tained at a card party last evening by Mrs.
An enjoyable luncheon was given yesterday
by Mrs. John McLean, In honor of Jus. Cyrus
Held, who Is a guest of Justice Field.
Mr. John Ross Key, the well-known painter
ot tho picture of tho "Uoldeu Gate," has
gono ou a trip to the West.
The wlntome Miss Aunle Fcachey will make
her debut this season.
Mr. Hnrry A. Orth will marry a Boston girl
Mrs. Elliott C. Blocum of Detroit will as
sist Mrs. Dou Dickinson at her reception thh
There is no truth in tho statement published
that Constil-lieneral Massed of Haul at tho
port of Now York has been removed.
A number of army and navy people wcro
entertained at dinner hut oveutug by ex-Hurgeon-IJcnirut
Hammond. Another dinner
will bo given ou the leth Instant.
l'oilmastcr-Oeucral Dickinson enjoyed tho
performance of "fxjrd Chumley" at the Na
tional last nlsht.
Mudaino ltomcro, wlfo of tho Mexican .Min
ister, will not be,'ln her resular receptlous
until after tho opening of tho new year.
At u Culeulta Iteuvptlou.
.Major McTavlah Mr. Kltch, 1 want you to
know the liajah of Cawnphoi, oue of the most
eminent disciples of JJrabmn,
Mi. Kltcu (of Illinois) 1'roud to -fleet ou,
elr I It's the best breed that ever laid an egj
tot an Taluiitlio.
I' rum tliulgi,
"Fifty cents, please," said the hotol clerk
to the lady who had been using the telephone.
"I thought the chargo was only 10," she re
piled. "Yes," ho returned. "Hut that is the rate
for men, you know."
Women do the work of uslierlug people to
their places In most of the theatres lu Tarls
Tho Irish mako UxM'i, but only tho Aine-rl-cau
propiletors make Dr. Jlull't Cough Bjrup,
Tho excellence of tialvatlou Oil l attested
by Us rapid sale, l'rlce IB cents a bottle.
JUDGE C00LEY AROUSED.
TIM1J TO ADOPT IlKItOIO
lln Denounce tlio I'mctlce of tho WeM.
ern Jtnllwnys in KncouracliiB tlio Dull
ness of "Ticket Scalping" Ho Siv that
tho Commission Will mi 1. oncer bo
CnicAoo, Dec. 12. Tho largo assem
bly room of the Central Tralllc Associa
tion, In tho ItooUery building, was liter
ally packed with railroad officials yes
terday afternoon at tho hour appointed
for tho meeting with J ml go Coolev nnd
Colonel Morrison, of the Interstate Com
mcrco Commission. Thcro wero pres
idents, vlco-prcsldents, managers, gon
end passenger nnd freight agents, repre
senting not only all tho roads entering
Chicago, but many outsidollucs.
Tho Texas Association, in tho Bosslon
at tho Urand l'acluc Hotel, adjourned,
that its members might hear tho wholo
somo advice, which no ono doubted
would bo freely given by tho vcnernblo
chairman of tho commission. It wus
evident, when Judge Cooloy entered tho
room, that ho was "loaded for bear,"
and tliero was n feeling prevalent that ho
would bring down tho game.
When ho took tho iloor ho kopt it for
about an hour, and it Is safe to say that
novcr slnco tho Interstate Commerco
Commission began Us existenco havo tho
railroads had tho law laid down to thorn
in such forcible terms. Ho confined him
solf to tho passcngar rato situation nnd
addressed his remarks especially to the
roads west and northwest of Chicago,
condemning tho practice of somo of the
geneiul passenger agents In placing
blocks of tickets in tho hands of ticket
brokers to bo sold nt rates below thoso
charged over their own counters.
This he said was n discrimination
against that portion of tho public which
procured its tlckots from tho regular
ngonts of tho roads in question ana was
n clear vlolatton of tho Interstate law.
It was a pernicious practice; it boncfltcd
nobody in tho long run; it kept rates In a
demoralized condition and brought on
wars which wero always disastrous to
tho roads engaged In them. Tho Inter
state Commission, he said, had hitherto
dealt leniently with tho railroads, giving
thorn time to adapt their affairs to tlio re
quirements of tho law, but tho time had
como when heroic measures must bo
taken, if necessary, to atop tho abuses
which arise from tho encouragement
given to scalpers by tho passeugor agents
Evidenco was not wnntlng that such
abuses had been carried to excess in Chi
cago and clsowhcre. Tho markets wero
flooded with cheap tickets to various
points nnd tho traveler who patronized
tho broker's ofllco instead of purchasing
his ticket from tho authorized agent of
a railroad company saved money. This
was contrary to law, and it must bo
stopped. Tho railroads wero advised to
mako nono but opon rates, nnd tlioy
were civen to understand tuat u tuey re
fused to heed this advico tho law would
bo btrictly onforcod wherovor a violation
Tho Judge explained tho construction
to bo placed upon tho provision of the
law in regard to discrimination, and in
timated that In futuro no excuso would
bo accoptcd for an infringement of its
Tho remarks of Judgo Cooloy wcro
listened to with marked nttention.
Immediately after tho adjournment of
tho meeting tho general pagsqngcr agents
of tho Western and Northwestern lines
convoncd in tho samo room, with John
Is7. Abbott in tho chair. Tho Burlington
road was tho only road not represented.
It was agreed that with tho consent of
tho absent road ten days' notice would
bo given to-davof the restoration of rates
from Chicago to Omaha and St. Paul,
A Doc Catcher Frlchtcns n Hoy Out of
From tht St. Louli ItepiiMlc.
Willlo Maiors, the 13-year-old son of a
widow, is suffering from n malady that
puzzles St. Louis physicians. Tho boy
was ono of n largo crowd of urchins who
wero following a dos catcher's wagon,
and ono of the men on tho wagon, be
coming exasperated, wired him and
throw him Into the dog case. He was
carried several blocks and thon thrown
roughly to tho sidewalk.
Tho boy is now n groveling Imbecile,
subject to ficquont spasms, during which
ho barks, whines and acts in overy way
like n cauino. Physicians havo advised
that ho bo sent to an insauo asylum. Tho
police havo taken hold of tho matter, and
will endeavor to feirct out thoncrpctiator.
Tlio Dug In l'ari.
From the A'. 1". Graphic.
Tho Paris egg is tho groatOBt of all
mystcrios, not so much fpr its sacred
qualities ns among tho ancients, or tor
tho sttango germ of life that exists
within It which has considerably worried
modern scientists. It is still sacred, but
to tho dealers only, and the Ufa princi
ple which It contains sometimes, Indeed,
disturbs, in a nou-scientlflo way, tho
digestion of tho purchaser. To tho
American an egg is either fresh or it is
nothing that Is, it is nothing but an
abomination. As an edible it is of such
extreme delicacy that It does not know
and cannot know degrees of excellence.
When it Is not tho very virgin of fresh
ness it is lit for nothing but to be thrown
nt au unpopular orator or to be assigned
to tho tender care of that symbol
of matomnl patience, the setting hun.
It Is not so in Puns. Thcro tho thoory
is quite different. The Paris egi: loses
its freshness, tho linn of demnrkatlon
between the yolk aud tho whlto become
confused, thcro is an active generation of
sulphuruted hydrogen if it is kept in a
wiirm place or the germ of lifo slowly
but surely merges into tho flush, bones
and down of the incipient fowl. Still
it docs not lose its financial valtto. The
best eggs, and thuy nro usually good, mo
sold for boiling at linen or four sus
npioco. This is tlio standard. Then
comes tho second quality, In which de
composition has jurtcommunccd, but It
Is imperceptible except to fusitdious
pel sons, who object on prlticiplo to
chemical changes In their food. As to
other grades and qualities which tho
customer seen distributed in various
places about tho BhDp their pricu is not
llio Mnn Who Doesn't Hurecnd.
From the lichmontt Iltllnloui Herald.
Our friend who never succeeds has Just
called to sco u. IIo has neiue, spirit, eilcuca-tlon-itud
rellciou. Hut he decs not succeed.
No matter what he undertaken It seems to h
foredoomed to failure. Ho uniformly truo has
this been that his inont Intimate friend would
not think of taking him Into partnership. Hu
l a little broken up now, and lias foamed
apparently to accept falluro as a mattcrof
ce-urno. IJut why don't ho succeed? Wo
would bo glad to have any nf our readers
ouswer this question. Muanwhllo, wu venture
In a vacuo and uusatUfaclory way to suggest
a reason. He lacks tlio faculty of utilization.
He docs not know now to use what ho has.
He has had tnc Ilnestapnortunitles. but he
did not (eeui to know what to do with them.
Moreover this will account for tome remark
able successes In the ministry nnd elsewhere.
The ability to do a big biiklnots on a small
capital Is by uo means to be despised.
alamiructuiinV Saeilllco Halo.
Tho good news lias traersed to overy quar
ter Frock and Sack Bulls iimrked down to
fi.U0. Kwkmia:- linos , 7th i; 1'.,
Manufacturing Clotulers and Tailors.
TteS&bOlTICB OP THK MUTUAf, FIltK IN
WSXT" Sl'llANCK COMPANY OP 1). C ,
,, , . Wjwumrrojf, Dec, 8, 18SH.
rtmey holders ato hereby notlileu tu rcnow
tlielr Inviriinco forthojear J88l on crberoro
tli LASf .MONDAY 111 December (31st Inst.),
riea6wmiiywiif mod lb eroied of the
last fewdays. .7. WKSMSY llOTKMill.
C5 HAL IKON AND UlttDOK WOltKS.
WOHKS, corner of Water nnd :i2d street.
aihlnijton, D. C. Tulephono Call, -I'JS 3.
Hoofs, llrldcos, Turn-Tablos, oto ltollcd Iron
and Steel lleams, Chunnola, Annie cto. Call
ings of every description. Ornmnontiil Cast and
M roncliHron Work a soeolalty. Plan. Kstl
mates and strain-sheets promptly furnished on
application. Special facliltlos for Heavy Cast
ings. Capaolty of worxt, n.oon tons per annum.
, liDWAKD I. 1HSNT. At. K..
Ownor and Qenoral .Manager.
rVSpj,WAHII!NOTON. D. 0.. DKOUM1IKKO,
MrU IH88.-T0 tho Stockholders of the
llrlglitwood Hallway Company of tlio District ot
Cpltimbln: Tho llrstmcetlncof thoStoekholden
of ttienbovo-uamud Company Is hcroby called
tomeotatthooRlcu of A. I,, llarber A-Cn., 1,0
Droit lliiliainir. WnshlnKton, 1). C. MONDAY,
Dcconibcr 17, 1888, at la o'clock noon, for the
A, A. THOMAS,
C. II. I'KAllSON.
. , MYltON It. I'AltKnn.
dcodOt , Incorporators.
IV2 Dealers have r movoil from l'ennsyl
anl avenuo to their now building, 1110 V at n
w, three opors west of W. II Moc ts Sons.
Oldest and 'most extcnilv bo tnulo establishment
In tho city.
lftrCJSfcLADIKS CAN 1IAVK T!!KIirFKL,T
W hats pressed in the now Fall stylos.
Don't forget number. Whiting's Uloachtng and
Millinery Establishment, 518 Tenth streoc
V2 lotaller's profits. CIlltlST.MAH IS
COMINO AND YOU WILL WANT A WATCH.
We offer great rcdtirtlom In prleo-i of 1'INB
CiOM) WATOIIKS, CHAINS, DIAMONDS AND
JF.WJII.KY. JOIN A Cf.UII NOW nnd you will
haro your WATCHKS l'Olt THK HOLIDAYS.
Call nt our ofilce, MS 7th et. n. w or send
postal nnd our agents will call on you with a
line of sample.
AIIKAIIAM I. 8M.TZSTr.IN, Jr.,
JIanagcr of Tho Now York Watch Club Co.,
M5 7th St. n. w.. bet. H nnd V sis.
.CIIIHSTMAS TltEi; OltNAMENTS.
Confectioner?. Pnro Cnndlos. Cakes.
Huts. 1'oreiiru and Domestlo Fruit, nt
QKOltaiS W. WUtDMAN'S,
30.1 Pa. avc. s. o.
VtC5,NOTICE OP HTOCK1IOLDKK8' JIKKT
WvE. INO. Tho annual meeting of tho
Stockholders of The Columbia Title Insurance
Company ot tho District of Columbia, for tho
elcoilou of nlno trustees for tho ensuing year,
will bo held ut tho ofUcoof tho company. No.
COO nth street northwest, on MONDAY, tho
17th day of December. 1888, Polls open from
U to -t o'clock p. m. Hooks for transfer of stock
Will bo closed on Dcoember 7, 1888.
J. D. COUOHLAN.
Cheaper than over,
Examlno our extenslro stock before purchasing.
HAYWAKD A HUTCHINSON,
124 Otb St.
.PHILIP T. HALL,
003 V strcor. n. w..
stakes n specialty of custom-mado shirts, so
piuco your uruur wuu mm muueu.
yn-SSfcOnoaAN'S INSTALLMENT HOUSE,
Having removed to my Now Store,
7!M1 fi(nl'711 knvonl h at w
I am prepared to sed ohcaper than any other
HKiU house In tho city. Our Btook of OAH
2;?TJ&.0,I'CLOTIIS, MATTINGS, RUGS,
UHATING AND COOKING STOVES, PAULOU,
I ED-HOOM. DININU-KOOM AND KITCHEN
FUItNITUltE U complete, and will be sold on
Credit cheaper -than they can bo sold olsowhoro
for cash. Como and eco us and you will bo sat
QKOOAN'S, 730 and 741 7th St. 11. w.,
IS THE PLACE TO DEAL.
All Carpets bought from us wo will mako and
lay on the floor free of cost.
yjeSSbHEW MUSIC STONEWALL KINDS OP
HK2T" sheet Jtuslo and Jluslo Hooks: all tho
r,o and 100 muslo published. HENHY WHITE,
(105 7th at. n w. opposite Patent 00190.
JOHN WARD, PREACHER.
THE OWL'SNEST, by WIstor.
RAYMOND KERSHAW, by Cox.
THE 1JTORY OP AN AFRICAN FARM.
W. II. MORRISON,
' 133 J F STREET NORTHWEST.
CHOICE WESTERN CUT AND LONO HAY.
Constantly on Hand at the Lowest Market
n. D. COCHRAN,
Wholesaloand Retail Dealer In
FLOUR. GRAIN AND HARNESS,
1317 FOURTEENTH STREET NORTHWEST.
TsI'RIVATEl7r.SSON3 IN AuThUfT
!iCrcts. strictly confidential. Send for
8. W, FLYNN, A. M Ivy Institute,
Southwest corner 8th and K sts, 11. w.
iMOORE & SCHLEY,
BANKERS AND BROKERS,
20 BROAD STREET, NEW YORK.
MEMBERS OF THE NEW YORK STOCK EX-
PRIVATE WIRE CONNECTIONS WITH COR
Correspondents In Washington,
CORSON & MACARTNEY,
1410 F STREET
W3 Iron and Timber Landi.
A. E. HANDLE bejs to call tho speolal atten
tion of porsous desiring to acquire suck prop
erty In large or small tracts at tho very lowoH
prices. Full particulars on application. Ad
dress U03 7th et., n. w Washington, I), O.
g55a,FOR GOOD-lfirnNO 'garments
Corner flth and C sts n w, , ,,,
Under National JJotoL
Sja. LAMAR & 2ACHRY,
S, I'. PHILLIPS, ATTORNEYS.
ou22-ly Sun Building, 1316 F street.
LOVERS OP HOOD BREAD SHOULD
j WHITE LILY
Tho bent tlou lu thtf world.
' C. W, OISSELt. & CO.,
Pioprlotorsof the Original ltollor Mills,
, Ueorjetown, D. C.
YtVSSbCOAi. : co i, 1
H'C2, ' LOW PRICES THIS MONTH.
Plooo your cndcM with
B.C. t'ARTElt. lOl'll AND D STREETS, S. W.
BRANCH YARD! 41)5 K Btreot, S. W.
oT.LAI)IESj LUIESI LADIES!
W3. MritiMnCatlerty Is tho only hut and
honnctffruwo manufacturer lu the city. Call
uud see her new shapes, llloaoliliig and press
ing, tjtruw mid Felt Hats altered 10 the latojt
styles. OrdeiD promptly atinndod to.
r 100!) a street n. w,
11CS.- Mleuu Indispensable to comfort and
health. Ilio elite of tlie wo; Id lsitl)l(. WHITE'S
establishment, 1110 Pcnntylvanln avenue, oppo
site Wlllard' llutel, for tho nuetrssful tri'iu
nieiit ot ull illsca0i nf the leet. Dr. Whlto't
twenty-ntiith consecutive jenr of practice In
Washington, D. u, Pec, 31 u sitting (or putting
the Uei In onier,
Cfe,PAlrm:ilS--WM. B. SPA LDING 05 CO.,
W:k 622 lth st. n. w., ueiir P su
Estimates Furnished For All Kinds of Work.
JOBlll.NO. AND OLAZING.
TC?fi0 T0 "I'M MENOKRT'S, 410 t)F'
WsA. street imrthwuM, fur the celebrated
Columbia Full-wolglit Woolen Ynrin. hluinp
lug done. All niaierluln for nvtdlowurk,
YfVCSa.UIt, HIKTEH'S BLOOD PILLS CURE
yyZL. all Impui Itlog In all Its rorms nmtsttures;
seromla,. eczema and skin dleoivsei spucdlly
eiili'd. Also 0x1 ellent for urinary and kldnoy
diseases Prlu$l For sale a STANDIFOHO'd
I'hannuoy, Utli und P n, w. Open ull night.
WAarKn-oLD gold and silver
ii,..bSVaht,?r cn,,1 ,y W-M- FR1EDUIIIOII,
. m;J"u'ucturln2 Jeweler, 003 7th st, oup Pat
F0R IIENT ROOMS.
I?OH RKNT-NicKLY FURNISHED ROOM,
-- ...w.j .lutic, m.ii iivtu. iiuu nKiii, con
venient to streetenrs, 113 2d sttcctncrtnwcst.
F0R SALE HOUSES.
FOlTrsAMiAT MOUNT PLEASANT-SKV-oral
well-located oottagos nnd nice build
B 'J' J1"!' on 14tl1 streot extended, ri acres
beautifully located, and 3 ncros near Bright
wood, Improved by7-room ootlaao, so.
. WALKER WILSON, 1000 Fst.
fjlOlt SAt.lI-. A NUMBER OP SMALL HOUSES
L' 0 to 8 rooms, with mod Imtis: lor rnilo oa
easy terms. GEO. W. LINKIN8,
Corner ltltli nnd 11 sis.
L' 2001) Qstn w. b h r rs, now 87,600
3024 (J st,bh,l)rs 7.000
3511 Prospect ave, b h, 10 rs 7,000
12:17 notlist, bh, Ors nooo
1302 30th St. 018 fi,HMI
mooNst.bh, 10 rs nooo
3512 P st, b h, Ors , ,,,, U MX)
HirtiiBthst, fh,7 rs 2 rho
3133 Proupcotst, bh, lors 6.000
Tho above Is only a portion of tho property on
my books. Call for llt.
an.Ficni.mq, 12m 32d stu w.
FOR SAI,K-1 F1NE"lOTS ON CHAPIN ST,
60x160 oaohi ono on 16th at, near Colum
bia road; a ohoici building slto, 60x116.
FORINVF.STilE.'(T-lt7,000 8QUARK FEET
onTonnosieo are. at 11th stu o, sower and
water. 17)4o, worth 25o.
Half jqunro n o, all shallow lots), high ground,
on irrado, 31.000 sq f t, only 10c.
Nlcollttlo lot 20x80, n o. on good street, only
Cholco lot on N st n w, 23x07 to wide alloy,
near Scott Circle, only $2 16.
Elegant stable lot.Dupont Clrolo, fronts two
(30x16 feet) paved alloys! water, sower, eas,
All of abovo terms to suit. Also lots Just
across Boundary on small monthly payments.
Plenty other bargains. WM. T. OKIE,
Room 4 13 Jl P st n w.
15 EAL ESTATE BULLETIN
THOS. E. WAGOAMAN, 017 F Street.
Changes mado Wednesdays and Snturdays.
THREE-STORY BRICK AND FRAME HOUSES
223 Ind avo n w, b h. m I. 0 rs $7,600
ltl02()thstnw. bh, ml, 8 rs 7,600
1731 loth t n w, bh, I) rs 7,600
N Cnp nnd I sts n w.bh.ml.o rs I.ooo
1208 6th st n w, b b, m 1. 0 rs 6,600
806 0thstn w, bli.m 1, 8rs 1,600
lOKstnc, bh, ml, 12 rs 4,600
438to442Istn w.f b,0 rs 4,600
2211, 2213 7th stnw.bh.O rs 4,000
HU2 20thstn w, bh, Brt 1,600
TWOSTOKY BRICK AND FRAME HOUSES
2210 to 2231 Boundary Bt n w, b b, 4
2024. to 2(1 13 Boundary st n w, bh, 4
200 to 201 O nt, and 1320 and 1328 2d
stn w,bh,4and0rms 13,600
2211 to 2220 lothstnw, b h. Orms.... 13,000
2 toll 7th st road 11,300
1733 to 1713 K stnw.bh.O rms 0,000
701 to 701) Famuut st n w. b h, 6 rms.. 0,000
1K01 tol805 I,tnw.f h,6 rms 8,000
1 to 0. alloy bot 12th and 13th, M and N
stsn w (1.000
1130 tollMVS 23d stnw. fh.4rs (1.000
UNIMPROVED PROPERTY FOR HALE.
CorVa avo and 21th stnw $2,500
So cor SO avo aud 11th sts 0 1.000
Kst, bet 10th nnd 17th nw $1 00
l,st, bet 10th and 20th stsn w 2 00
Pa avc, bet Oth and 7th sts s o 2 00
IBthBt, bet Land M stsn w 1 60
Hopkins st, bet O nnd Pnw 1 25
list, bet 3d nnd 4th so 125
lUKst, bet Canal and C stsn w 1 00
U at, bet N H avo and 25th stnw 100
II OUSES FOR RENT.
Storo nnd dwg 1000 N Cnp st, C rs.....,.S50 00
17011tdystnw,Urs 20 00
2120Vnavon w. 7rs 18 76
2022 oth st n w, 0 rs 18 00
1527 5th st n w,rrs IB oo
'22 Myrtle st no, 7 ra 10 42
32 1, st n w, (I rs 10 20
85 list n o.U rs 16 00
12.-) J (Uli stow, 0 rs 16 00
(128 Mass ao no, 3 rs 8 00
(W3 Essox court n w, 4 r ..,..-... 8 00
4 alley bet 12th and 13th, T nnd U Its n
w,4rs 8 00
12.1Jlststn w,4 rs....:,;wi.:v.'.'.l..... 7 60
6 Pleasant Place n w, 4 rs 7 oo
Rear 1420 T stnw, 4rs 7 00
721 11th st ne, 4rs l 00
liearof 103 120th stn w, Ors 6 25
711 Jaokson nlleyn w, 2rs 6 00
Rear of 322 J Prospoct avo, 2rs 4 27
" REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT.
Safe as U. 8. bonds; 0 per coat., parablo quar
terly; In suras S10D to $1,000; small premium
In sums to suit at 0 per cent.
Tho abovo Is only a portion o( the property on
my books. For full list call at ofllco for bulletin
Issued on tho 1st aud 15th.
IJV)R RENT-5-ROOm" FRAME "720 10T1I
? street southeast: rent SIO; key at storo
next door. O. II. DAVIS, 1100 Oth street north
1214 Fst n w, 23 rs $250 00
laioFstnw, 13 rs 20000
DO!) Mass uve nw, 16 rs 1U0 07
1 128 Mass avo, 14 rs 160 00
1730 Mass mo, 17 rs 125 00
l'stnw,12rs 125 00
1125 loth stnw, 15 rs 116 00
1014 21st 11 w, 10 rs 100 00
l322i,stnw,ll rs 100 uo
1724 Conn ave, llrs... , 10000
1702 Pa avo n w. 10 rs 01 07
1314 Conn avo, 10 rs 87 50
17281st n w, i3rs 83 33
11 th stnw. ncarO, 15 rs 83 33
louoilstu w, warehouse 80 00
1701 Conn avo, llrs 76 00
817 12th stn w. 14 rs 70 00
20220 stnw, llrs 70 00
1527 Otn w, llrs 70 00
1510 20th stu w, 10 rs 05 00
612F.stuw, 13 rs 05 00
102115th stnw, lOrs 0500
1415 Nnt 11 w, llrs , 05 00
2012 Hlllyor Pluce, Ors ou 00
2ul4 Illllycr Place, 10 rs 00 011
824 12th stnw, storo and dwg , 00 00
ltlHNstn w. iors 65 00
1700 M stn w, Orb 65 00
405 a st n W, 12 rs 60 60
1011 Nstn w,8rs 50 00
220N J nvoacOrs ,,, 60 00
16l430thstnw, 17 rs 50 00
Juki ; m n w, iors , 4500
2llilllthstn w.iors 45 00
2114 litn stn w, 10 rs 41 07
212014thstn w, lOrs 4107
6i)2 Maple ave, l.o Droit Park, 7 rs 40 00
1370 lists w, llrs , .11)00
2100 11th stu w. 10 rs 40 00
1213 7111 st 11 w, II rs 35 (HI
163120th stnw, 7 rs 05 00
J.vit auiistn w, Hri 26 00
1507 Caroline st 0 is , 25 00
1007 Lstn w,7 rs 10 15
220 1st at k w.ilrs 1500
201 lstbtsw,o ii 16 no
220 1st st s w, il ru 15 00
Tho abovo bonnes can bo examined by permit
from our ofilce only.
THOMAS J. FISHER & CO.,
' 1321 Fttu w.
L1 IIOUN it uw. U rs, ml $30 00
3132 P st n w, 7 rs. m I 25 (HI
lb2H33dsr .0 rs.m 1 20 00
30.11 Qstn w.O rn, ml to 00
1310 and 1401 20tni.7r. m 1 22 60
1200 lllil stn W $76 00
1202;)2dst nw 35 00
.' 12 II I. M stll w 60 00
3210 M stn w, storo and Hats 50 00
020JP st 1000
2 Masonic Hall alley $0 00
U. 11, PICKLING. 1201 32d at II W.
0It.'OltHl.i;,OU) 1'Oni ANUTIIKbOUTH.
Stemnur GEORGE LEAHY leivuj Wii.hlriulnn
.Monday, Wednesday und Friday, at 5 p. m.
Steamer I.I)Y OP THE LAKE. T3esduy,
Tliurartay and Saturday, ut 6 p. in., from Sixth
Steamer Leurv lands at Plnoy Point going and
I.udy ot the Liku lauds at Cornfield Harbor
nnd Coloulul lleauli on Saturdays. Steamer
Irom Washington dally. Including Sundays, until
lurt tier notice. Sunday ut Op in.
1'uro, hiuidiiy excursion, return Monday 7
a, in.. j3 round inf,
Connection inadu at Norfolk wlHi Old Do
minion bteamshln Company for Now York.
Knox uud Lloyd Exproiiwlll call und uheax
bug-'age ut hotels una prlrotuiesldoiioes.
Telephone oall Loary, 715 3, Slooley,
W. P. WEI.OH,Supt. P.S. Oo.
UUO.P. PHILLIPS. Hunt. I. Si
H. Ii. WlUXlT.
8. II, GWYNMS
Vermont live, nnd I, st. 11, y,
Oho'co (Iroecrlos, MenU nnd Provisions,
Tlio llcne Uoods at the Lowest Prlcea.
Marketing delivered fice.
,rT. VKItSO.V NKJtlrUllT.llOO, 1101, 1100,
YJL 1110 M streot and lias Klovonth street.
IionrdlngamtDaySehoot for young ladles and
llttlo girls. , ,
Fourteenth year opens Wodnosdny, October 3,
for reception of boarding pupils; Thursday,
October 4, for roooptlon of day pupils. , .
MRS H.J.BOMEHS. Principal.
rilllK UEUI.IT7. SCHOOL OPLANUUAdKS.
TERMS BEGIN NOW.
723 14TH ST. N. W.
MISS IIALCIPH CIVIL SERVICE INSTITUTE
AND DUMNES3 SCHOOL, 1207 10th st n
w. Open nil tho year. Pupils prepared for all
CLASSICAL AND SCIENTIFIC DEPARTMENT.
Classes will be resumed In tho LOWER
SCHOOLS on THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13;
nnd In tho SCHOOL OP PHILOSOPHY on
Thursdny, Soptombor 20.
. EXAMINAAIONS FOR ENTRANCE
will take placo on Monday, September 10.
, TEHMS-Day scholars, $50 yonrly, payablo
half -really In ndvauce; liAlf-boarders, $100;
boarders, $300. For further particulars apply
to the president,
J. HAVENS RICHARDS. 8.L
FOR GIRLS. Apply at 1 107 Mass. avo.,
Mr. nnd Mrs. W. D, CAOELL. Principals.
Pu pUs received any tlmo.
M'DOSALD.K. Tils' hCIIOOIi.CORNKR MASS.
avo and 17th st, Washington, D. 0.
Second sosslon, Feb. 1 1833.
Miss Cutchcon's Evening Travot Class will
begin Feb. 2(1, 1883.
The first lectnro on Amorlcan Literature by
rrof. Lincoln, Feb. 14, 1888.
For information address tho principal,
MISS ANNA ELLIS.
SPEHCERIAH BUSINESS COLLEGET
Thrco cntlro floors. Nutlonal Bank of tho
Republlo Building, corner 7th undDsts.n.w
Day and oroning sosslons. Young men und
women practically trained for scll-siipnort, and
useful lives. Flvo courses The Prnollcnl Busl
nesB Course stenography, Type-Writing and
Graphophone, Pitman shorthand, t'raotlcal
English Brunches, Dolsarto School of Expres
sion. Senolastlo year begins Monday, beptom
tombcr 3. College opens for urrangemonts on
and after Monday, August 27. Sendfor new Il
HENRY (!. SPENCER. LL.B., Principal.
MRS.8ARA A. Bl'ENCEK. Vlee-1'rlnolpal.
HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS.
WASHINGTON, D. 0.
0. a. STAPLES, lato of Thbusaud Isl. House,
1401 N. Y. AVE., COR. 14Tn ST.
Permanent und transient guests accommodated.
Cars to all parts of tho city pass the door.
MRS. M. J. COLLBY, Proprietress.
WASHINGTON, D, C.
ROOMS EN SUITE AND SINGLE.
During tho past summer a now addition has
bcon erected containing tho most luxurious res
taurant rooms In tho city.
no20-Om TH. FELTER. Prop.
A eJUIKT AND lil.EUAHT MUTJSH,
rpiIE BELVEDERE, THE LOWEST PRICE
I Hrst-olnss housa In tho olty, oor. Pa. avo.
nnd 3d st, n. w, Washington, D. O. HOADLEY
& PAGE. uol7-ly
WASHINGTON, D. 0
Army and Navy Headquarters.
Four Iron Fire Escapes.
TERMS-S3,00 and $4.00 Per Day.
Cor. Broadway nnd Twenty-NInth St.,
NEW YORK CITY.
JAMES II. lllHiSLIN, l'roprletor.
QT. JAMES HOTEL,
EUROPEAK ri,AN," '
SIXTH STREET AND pENSYIANIA AVE..
L. WOODDUltY.' Proprietor.
MONEY TO LOAN.
rfnn Ann TO LOAN ON IlEALKSTATE SE-
OL.UUU curlty, in sums of $3,000 and
AUSTIN P. BROWN.
O rover Building,
1110 F street northwest.
MONEY TO LOAN ON REAL ESTATE AND
other securities without delay.
JAMES 1'. BROWN,
Real Estate and Loan Broker,
1100 P street northwest.
uinn nfin to loan on real estate
tblUUlUUU In nmounts to suit.
V D. H.WARNER & CO.,
010 V stnw.
MOSEY TO LOAJt ON REAL ESTATE OR
llrst-class securities ut lowest ratos ot In
terest. No dolay where security Is good.
O C. GREEN.
303 7th st n w.
MOailT TO IiOAIH ONIMPROVEDCITY REAL
estate. MoLACHLAN & BATCHELDEll.
1225 F st 11 W,
ONEY 10 I.OAX IN SUMS TO SUIT.
Lowest rates. No delay.
F. II. SMITH & SON,
1222 Y st 11 w.
I ARTIES bKKKIMI SAKE l.NVL'STJIKXTS IS
. REAL ESTATE
and Local Securities will be furnished full par
ticulars on application at ourofllco.
Llfo and Fire Insuranoe in Host Compnnlos.
1310 Fst. 11. w.
rnllOS. A. MITCHELL.
Jl Roal Estate Broker, 034 F st n w, Room 4.
Special attention paid to tho oxohango of all
descriptions of roal estate uad personal prop
erty, mining stock, otO;
REAL ESTATE BROKER.
1310 P st, adjoining Sua Building.
Suburban property a specialty.
TUSTIl'S OLD STAND IS THE ONLY PLACE
tj whcrollrst-olass secondhand clothing can
bo sold at rospoctublo nrlces, Address or call
at (111) 1) street northwest.
DUKSSMlKISa-MRS.E. A. POWER, AGENT
for tho Rood Mnclo Scale; Instruction, $5;
liberal discount toolubsof throeor more. 1018
8th i n w.
IVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION QUESTIONS
unu rtiiswern. miiki iuuu
S. W. FLYNN, A. Jl , Ivy Institute,
S w oornor 8th and K sts 11 w.
1110 O street 11 w.
Branch OOloe, 1212 Pa. ave
Collars und Cuffs u specialty, ut 20c. por doz;
bhlrts, 0o. each.
Uoods culled for and delivered at any part of
COMMISSIONER OF DEEDS & NOTARIES
H. BUNDY, COM'R OP DEEDS AND NO
ary Public, 458 La. ave , opp. City Hall.
RU. EVANS. 1321 P STREET NORTHWES'K
I. Commissioner of Deeds for all Stales und
Territories Notary Publle. Hoursfromu to4:30,
WOOD AND COAL.
V. Baldwin Johnson,
Wholesale und Rotall Dealer la
"Wooa. axLcL Ooal.
And the Vulilli;tun Gio Co.'a Colio.
Complete Faullltloj. Bottom Prlcos.
Full Weight und Muuuro.
Wood and Coal direct from the forests ami
nilues by mil and water, aud free from slag,
fclmo aud otlior Impurities.
GIVE ME A TRIAL.
Main Yard and OlTloe. 1101 It. I, ave. 11, w.
Brunch " " 611 A st. s. 0.
Brunch " " blO-Hsst. n. w.
Uranuh ullleo for orders, coruerTontii and I sts.
Branch oDlco for orders, corner 13th and M sts
All connected by tolophonni
RIDER (&, ADDISONT
Wholesale uud Rotall Dealers In
PAPER, BLANK BOOKS AND STATIONERY,
314 Ulttlith St. X, YV near I'll, Ave.
Orders or rcqnests lor quotations gUeu imr
touul utientlou, uud eatlsuclloii guurautoed In
ae uud quality.
LBAUGIl'S GRAND OPERA HOUSE.
1'or For For
SIX NIGHTS AND ONE MATINKI1 ONLY.
SIX NIGHTS AND ONE MATINEE ONLY.
THE CLARA LOUISE
ENGLISH OPERA COMPANY.
COMSIKNCINO MONDAY, DECEMBER 17.
Monday.. .."UTrovatoro" (Kellogg nnd Labatl)
Tuesday. "Bohemian Girl" (Pcruginl)
Wednesday "Fiuist" (Kellogg nnd Lnbatt)
Thursday "Bohomlan Girl" (Poruglnl)
Friday ."Carmen" (Kellogg nnd Pcruirlnl)
sat. Mat... "II Troatore" (Kellogg and Lnbatt)
baturday.... "Martha" (with an oxcollantcast)
SEATS $1.50, $1.00 AND 75 CENTS.
Salo of scats opens Thursday morning. Doc, 13,
"EW NATIONAL THEATRE! '
Crowded Houses Nightly Greet
TOR, E. H, SOTHBRN
In his latest Comedy Succoss, from the Lyceum
Thoatre, Now York, written by Messrs.
De Mlllo and Botasoo, entitled
The Flnul Matinee will ocour Saturday-
MR. JOSEPn JEFFERSON In THE RIVALS,
Assisted by a Cast of Unusual Merit.
Scats will bo plaood on salo Thursday.
A LliAUailVoRAND OPERA-HOUSE"
Grand production of Shakspeuro's Fairy Spec
SPECIALLY SELECTED OAST.
The Original Muslo composed by Dr. FE
MENDELSSOHN; also by shield, Weber.
oirnenry insnop, ur. COOKO, c.
Horn and O. A. Macfurrcn.
Scenery by Henry E. Hoyt, Walter Burrldge
und John lionurd Rogers.
THE KELLOGG ENGLISH OPERA COMPANY.
EXCELLENT COMEDY CO.,
MRS. JOHN DREW and
MH. JOHN GILBERT,
In Sheridan's Charming Comedy,
AT THE NEW NATIONAL THEATRE,
WEEK COMMENCING MONDAY, DEC, 17.
Salo of scats begins to-morrow morning.
A LBAUGIl'S GRAND OPERA-HOUSE.
ONE CONCKRTONLY BY THE
eum Loncert io
FRIDAY AFTERNOON, DEC, 11.
MISS EMMA JUCH,
Prima Donna Soprano.
, , MISS HOPE OLENN,
Contralto ot tho Nllsson Concert Co.
MR. LEOPOLD LICHTENBERQ,
Violin Virtuoso, and
MMB. TERESA CARRENO,
The World-Renowned Planlste.
MR. RICHARD HEARD, Musical Director and
Trices, 81.60,81, 760 and 6O0.
Scats now ou salo.
FRIDAY EVENING? DECEMBER 14,
FIRST GRAND CONCERT
. , William Gerlcke Conductor.
SoloUt-HEltlt OARL BAERMANN-Pianlst,
Lato Royal Professor Mnnloh Conservatory.
Overture, Emlnor (lately dlaoovered).. Schubert
"Emperor," Concetto Pianoforte Bcctnoven
Screuuao, for string orchostra, In F...Volkmann
Scotch Symphony, A minor Mendelssohn
Rosorvod seiit, gi, $1.60, nt 1)37 Pa. avo.
BURDITT & NORTH. Munngers.
TTAHRIS' BIJOU THEATRE.
MONDAY NIGHT. DECEMBER 10.
Matinees Tuosday, Thursday and Saturday.
Evervbodv's favorite, MR.
. . , -:,'Js WILLI AXIS B
As ALBERT Kil'PLElt, lu 0, Wullaco Waller'l
National Homo Comedy of New York
, Llfo. entitled.
T7"EHNAN'S NEW WASHINGTON THEATRE
Mallnocs Mon Tues., Tburs, and Sat.
OWN SPECIALTY COMPANY.
Direct from his Academy of Mulc, Pittsburg, Pa,
ALL NEW FEATURES.
American and European Stars.
Matinees 10, 16 and 23 cents.
Pcnn. Avo., ncarllthst.i
Matinees, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday nnd
Saturday. Admission to Matlnco, 10and20ots.
Week commencing Deo. 10,
Tho MARTINNETfl BROTHERS,
AUSTRALIAN SPECIALTY COMPANY.
Inoludlng 11 large number ot well-known artists.
See small bills for list of performers. URAND
FEMALE FIRST PART.
Admlsalon, 10, 20 und 30 cents.
pIANO AND SONG RFCITAL
MESSRS. CLAYTON JOHNS AND ELIOT HUB
BARD, OP BOSTON,
At First Cnngiegatlonul Ohuroh, DECEMBER
18. 8 o'clook. Reset ved seats, Jl, at J, F. Ellis
. Every Nlcht This Wcok.
Prof. Carpontci's Scenosln Hypnotism. Won
derful fun. Admission 26 cents.
STEAMER W. W. CORCORAN
Leaves 7th-st. Wharf dally (except Sunday) for
At 10 o'clock 11. in.; returning, reaches Wash
ington about 3:30 p. m.
H. D. BKRR,
tmportor and Tailor.
Fall and Winter Goods,
All of the Latest Novelties.
ENGLISH, FRENCH AND SCOTCH SUITINGS,
ETC., JUST ARRIVED.
MR. BARR personally fits alp garments made
In our establishment.
1 L Penna. Avenue.
A Rare Bargain.
JUST RECEIVED: A laige inyoloo of Fine
English Suitings and Trom-uilngs purchased at
reduced llguros which enables us to give you
Suits, mado by Practical Tailors, at $2S and
830, worth $36 nnd 810.
Fit uud workmanship guaranteed.
Mciohaiit Tailors and Men's Furnishings,
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