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OFFICE 40O STATE STREET.
THE LARGEST DAILY NEWSPAPER IN THE CITT.
Published by CAKRINGTON & CO.
NEW HAVEN CONN. TUESDAY MORNING, AUGUST 3, 1880.
Price Four Cents.
h W I - t H' M 1 I 111 .1 w ' ,. a. . . A.
DET GOODS !
Buy Them Where
This has been the burden of our advertising during the
past two weeks, and we are proud to say that the trade
we have had speaks well Tor
We have finished our semi
begin a new campaign. .
we shall continue the clearing-out movement. Many
lots of goods will be placed at such prices that those who
are on the lookout Tor bargains will speedily carry them
I I ADM & CO.,
366 and 368 Chapel Street.
Patent Leather Opera
Josephine, Empress and Opera
Gentlemen's Low Shoes in great
variety of styles.
N. B. During hot weather we
close at 6:30 P. M.. Monday and
Saturday nights excepted.
Spoons, Crockery and Glassware,
For Excursions, at Low Rates.
H. N. Whittelsey, Jr.,
WEDDING PRESENTS !
Silver Plated Ware,
In Sew Design.
With the Cathedral Strike.
NO. 314 CHAPELSTREET.
Tha Best Goods are the Cheapest !
Hew Much tor One Dollar
1 t POUNDS granulated Sugar. 1. .
XU la lbs Coffee O., H.
28 lb beat Flour, $1.
30 lb beat Corned Beef, I.
SO lb No. Mackerel, $1.
60 lb Waablng Soda, fl. - "
18 qts best Marrowfat Beans, SI.
w lu vxxin.n, i.
rjiS lbs old Cheese, $1.
s lbs old Batter, $1.
4 lbs beat Orange Co., new
10 lbs best Stem, $1.
bush food Potatoes, tl. IV bnsh St Patricks,
best in the world, $1. .
10 do Eggs, Western, $1 ; 7 doz Conn., warranted
fa ; X do Ueese Eggs, $1 ; 6 do Ducks', (1.
All goods delivered In any part of the olty by
B. HKALV & CO..
Congress Ave., Healy Block.
Japertag, Graining, Glazing. Malm a ad
Ornamental Paper Hanging.
Paint, Oils, VsraUh,
AU work executed in the ' best possible manner by
ompetent workmen. Order prompty lattended to.
NO. 492 STATE STREET,
,TIIB ?iEW II VVIN
235 Chapel Street,
You Can Cheapest.
the cheapness of our goods.
- annual inventory, and now
S91 AND 93 CHAPEL STREET.
DR. G. F. PETERSON,
26 Elm Street, Corner of Orange,
30 New Haren. Conn
The Highland and Mthrdp
THE largest, moat PERFECT and SIMPLEST on
the market. They are the most even baker
aver made. Sold by
W . T. C AJTNON & CO.,
si 3fl0 State Street, near Chapel.
IF YOU WANT
A NICE GLASS OF SODA WATER,
Mineral Water or Root Beer,
Go to Apothecaries' Hall, 901 Chape Street.
M ' K. A. OE8SNEB It CO.
WM. D. BRYAN,
No. 127 Church Street,
DRESS AND BUSINESS SUITS
At lower prices than erar before.
WINDOW SHADES AND FIXTURES.
WIRE WINDOW SCREENS.
Wholesale and Retail.
OUR. PRICES ARE ' THE LOWEST.
New Haven Window Shade Co.,
430 State Street.
BUCKLEY & KELLY,
Practical Plumbers and Gas Fitters,
40 CROWN STREET,
Under Water Co. s Office,
HEW HAVES, COSS..
Jobbing promptly attended to.
WE HAVE now in store some thirty ease Salad
Oil, earns brand as aokt by aa for year past.
Our own' importation. In quarts, pints sad half
pints. Quality tha very finest. Prices moderate.
mjlO K. K. HALT, a SON.
Wm. IL Wright,
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
S ROOMS :I-OS. O TO O,
j No. 153 Church St, cor. of Conrt.
I wit -
nAAmwfifin m nil ill uniiiiibuV'fliiJiTriifi'iiP. -
1 1 1 1 1 II ii H II b h UWm WE 111 II 1 1 HIBI 1. Ill h Hell B f h Bsiliii .
A F P tiw lUlltM.ll M.UJ&FMPMJMl kj viuiui ".T"""" .
Rubber Goods of every description
Rubber Jewelry we are selling less than cost at
73 Church Street, cor. Center, pp. P. .
03 Orange Street, Palladium Building.
F. C. TUTTLE.
A PURE DIETETIC FOR INFANTS, INVALIDS AND THE AGED.
Tbis nutritions and palatable preparation Cor In
fants and InTalida Is highly recommended by the
moat Eminent Physiciajj, being far superior to any
known If e cai Food,
Rot-i. Piktajca nrast not be eonf oxmded with the
munerouB articles of flour prepared In any manner
by heat, which, while they may contain a certain
degree of nutriment, are utterly devoid of those
medicinal qaalitJoe which alone characterise Boxai.
YOtTR BRTCGIST HAS IT, .
Wm be sent by mail (post paid) If not easily procured. 2rtee 7S Cents.
C. N. CR1TTENTON, .1 15 Fulton St.', New York,
Cen'l Agent for U. S.f and Canadas.
TBCMS AND BAGS
MADE TO ORDER.
All kinds of Repairs made
at short notice.
Old Trunks taken in ex
No charge for cartage.
CROFUT'S TRUNK DEPOT
NO. 97 ORANGE STREET,
R. F. Burwell,
Glebe Building, Cor. CUarcb and Chap
Appointments niade by Western 17n-'
m' ' :
HEAVY FORGrlNGL I
Machine Jobbing. Planing. Lathe Work. etc. Prices
and estimates given on application
Mansfield Elastic Frog- Co,
Congress Avenue and Daggett Streets,
sol tf NEW HAVEN.2CONN.
G. L. Ferris,
roraicriT or me oia
511 and 513 State Street,
Foot of film.
will answer night calls from his residence. 6811 State
D. S. Glenney & Son,
No. 160 State Street, New Haven,
Importers and Wnolesale Dealers in every description
ENGLISH, I-RFJfCH AND "AtVIERICAIff COACH,
OILS, PAINTS ASS DYE STUFFS.
Carriages and Wagrons lor Sale.
yJLSpm3 JtiiSAUil wauojn, also 4-seat Bockawsy,
three second-hand PhtBtons, Top Carriage,
timing top, patent wheels ; also second-hand Wagons
t Repairing of all kinds promptly attended to and at
the LoweBt Prices. Carriages and Wagons Stored and
Bold on Commission.
ja26 D. TOBIN, 104 HOWE STREET.
THE high-priced dealers are feeling very aiok
about these days. 'Cause why ? Bead the fol
lowing and see.
Nice Family Flour, only 80c per bag.
Choice Butter 23c per lb., worth 26c
Cooking Bntter. 15c per lb.
Splendid Fine Meal, 2o per lb.
Choicest Oatmeal, 10 lb. bags, 4c lb.
Good Teas, 30c per lb., worth 40c
New Haven Flour and Butter Store,
GO Crown Street,
(A few doors below Church Street.)
A SIX SEAT WAGON, one of the best makers and
XX in gooa oraer.
E. E. HALL,
320 Chapel Btraet.
A. C. CHAMBEKXJN A SONS, - '
myll 2aw3m New Haven. Conn.
New Laree Early Rose Potatoes
Fine Stock at 20c Per Peck.
"TAT1VK "Whortleberries at 8c per qt.
Fresh Canned Tomatoes at 11c per can.
New Carolina Rice, fine quality, at 8c per lb.
' Onions at 20c half peck.
" Native Cacumbers at 18c per doz.
fresh ripe Tomatoes at 5c per qt.
Good Eating Apples at 20c per peck.
Sardines at 15 and 20c per box.
I. 91. Welch & Sou,
Nos. 28 and 30 Congress Avenue.
Yale Bureau of Patents.
AUTHOR of the new trade-mark and label law for
the State of Connecticut recently passed by the
Legislature. Applications received and iiiformatioa
ANDREW O'NEILL, Benedict Building, S3 Church
Street, Box 602, New Haven, Conn. ap2tf
B. H. EDDY,
Ho. 76 State St-, Opposite Kllby, Boston,
SECURES Patents in the United States; also in
Great Britain, France and other foreign countries.
Copies of the claims of any Patent famished by re
mitting one dollar. Assignments recorded at Wash
ington. No Agency in the United States possesses su
perior facilities for obtaining Patents or ascertaining
the patentability of Inventions. R. H. EDDY,
Solicitor of Patents.
UI regard Mr. Eddy as one of. the xost capable
and suooiBunrux. practitioners with whom I have had
official intercourse. CHARLES MASON,
Commissioner of Patents.
"Inventors cannot employ a person mu- met wor
thy or more capable of securing for them sn early and
favorable consideration at the Patent Office.
EDMUND BURKE, late Commissioner of Patents. "
Boston, October 19, 187a
B. H. Eddy, Esq. Dear Sir Ton procured for me.
In 1840, my first patent. Since then yon have acted
for me and advised me in hundreds of eases, and pro
cured many patents, reissnes and extentione. I have
occasionally employed the best agencies in New York
Philadelphia and Washington, but I still give you al
moet the whole of my business, in your line, and ad
rise others to employ you.
Yours truly, GEORGE DBAPEB.
Boston, January 1, 1880. jal eodly
CHEAP. . CHEAP.
Hard and Soft Crabs !
Spanish - Mackerelj! Bass I
A. FOOTE & CO.'S,
353 STATE STREET.
Ii. G. RUSSELL,,
3S4 Chapel Street. New Haven, Ct
Sailboat for Sale.
Tji 1 GHTEEN feet long, eight feet beam, catigged.
nqui n at
wwij jaiiism, au ui sailing oraer ; price
at Wholesale and Retail.
Pure in rte lmrredients. it noor lanes In fever, nro-
inotea sleep, sustains the strength of the patient and
in numerous instances has pro-red to be the only ae
In casgg of PnuioirARY Covplatjits, GnnaiL Dsv
BtUTY, PxTERsand Dtbpkpsia, it will be found eV
ncacioua, and as a Msxacct-Ai. Nununvi Food, a
single trial will afford anfflcient eTidenee of Ite
OR WHX GET IT FOB. TOU.-Ct
These Hammocks are made of
the best material and are so con
t ructed that when hung the ends
are always flat and smooth, and do
not roll together like the ordinary
Hammocks. They are also supplied
-nrlrTt 1?.criila.l:Sno l.v nipana
of which they can instantly be ad-
justed to form either a Seat or
Coucn' Altogether they are THE
BEST HAMMOCKS in market,
and cannot fail to give satisfac
tion. FOR SALE BY
R B. BRADLEY & CO,
406 and 408 State Street.
JOHN E. EARLE,
Xo. 350 Chapel Street,
New Haven, Conn.,
Gives bis personal attention to procuring
Patents for Inventions
United States and Foreign Countries
A PRACTICE of more than fourteen years, and
frequent visits to the Patent Office has given
him a familiarity with every department of, and mode
of proceeding at, the Patent Office, which, together
with the fact that he now visits Washington semi
monthly to give his personal attention to the interests
of his clients, warrants him in the assertion that no
office in the country is able to offer the same facilities
to Inventors in securing their inventions by Letters
Patent and particularly to those whose applications
have been rejectedan examination of which he will
make freeof charge.
Preliminary examination, prior to application for
patent, made at Patent Office, at a small charge.
His facilities for procuring Patents in foreign
Countries are mi equaled.
tiers to more tnan one taousana clients ior wnom
hehss procured Letters Patente.
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entitled THE SCIENCE OP
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The London Lancet says : "No person should be
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The Tribune says : " The author has had unprece
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therefore knows whereof he writes with such power
An illustrated sample sent to all on receipt of Scents
The author refers, by permission, to Hon. P. A.
BIS8ELL, M. D., president of the National Medical
Address tr. W. H.
PAKKER.No. 4 Bullfinch
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The author may be JL XX X KXli -Li I1
consulted on all diseases requiring skill and experi
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Jewelry ! Jewelry !
new;goods. new goods.
. AT STItEETER'S
Old Established and Renowned Stand.
Cases Re-filled and Re-stoeked. All Goods
of Choice Selection
BEAUTIFUL Gold and Silver "Watches of well
known and reliable makes. We can guarantee all
our goods te be as represented. Have sold to thou
sands in this and neighboring towns. Plain gold and
Elegant Stone Kings in great profusion. Look at our
Silverware Department before purcha elsewhere.
They are standard goods. Special k .ntionte
Wavtch and Jewelrv Repairing, and also to
Engraving in all its branches. The best work. All
are welcome to call and examine goods.
GEO. L. STREETER,
XO. 333 CHAPEL STREET.
BETTER AND CHEAPER THAN IMPORTED.
14 Cents a Poand saved la Duty.
14, H and f lb. Tins. Grocers s Druggists sell It
Wholesale by E. G. Stoddard fc Co. and J. D. DeweU
Co. jel6 3md&w
Are sold by all Hardware and Haness Dealers. There
is no ooe ownlna: a horse or mate bat what will find in -tills
lin of (mortal. aoFnethlnv of rrit vain! a.nri asv.
,r7: a7 c. u.n....tn..
A YKAB and expenses to agents.
Outfit free. Address P. O. VICK-
.KBi, Augusta, Maine.
Hewtpaper Advertising Bureau, 1U Sprace
Street, New Y.rk. -
The Voltaic Belt Company, Mai
Vllli asnd their eelebrated Eiectro-Voltaic Belts
, w to toe amiotea upon i days trial. Speedy
cures guaranteed. They mean what they say. Write
to them without delay. , ;- d28dawly
t-f f-sw HKW.sI Soksum mm Ibr If arras OritOR.,
Ip K H r wtthoa MwMeia from whtwrw am UMii
WE take pleasure In Informing the people of this
oity and the country at large that no better as
sortment of fine carriages can be found In this State
than can be found at the ueposltory or t
WM. H. BRADLEY & CO.,
61 Chapel Street,
3 Cor. of Hamilton,)
andt prices that shall be satisfactory to purchasers.
We Have a Few
SECOND; HAND CARRIAGES
i trw-i n-nirnr and at low prices : also, a few of those
n.ce S60 fiio-Tov Piano-Box Buargiea Please
call and select one if in want, as they will cost
Repairing of all Kinds
Xom in the best mamner at reasonable prices by
WM. H. BRADLEY & CO.
First-Class Kesidence for Sale.
Owl K G to a contemplated change in Dsainess
location the ensuing fall, I offer my residence,
corner of East Grand and Ferry streets, for
This is bv far the finest Dlace in Fair Haven.
Lot 131x230 feet, well stocked with every variety of
fruit in bearing condition, uohm onii. oz jonnaa
tion stone, contains ten rooms, all heated by steam ;
also gas and water, stationary range and wash tubs.
Large bam and carriage house ; acooinmodations for
five horses ; gas and water ; room for man. Large
hennery and garden. Parties meaning business can
apply on the premises.
fYiy.il IT X X.E,lILAAn. TT DsLDVWA.
W. P. NILES,
Real Estate, Fire Insurance, Loan
and Collection Agency.
MA beautiful place en Townsend avenue, over
looking Long Island Sound, with 19 acres of
choice land, good dwelling house and barn.
To exchange, a finely located business property In
this city, well rented, for a dwelling house, cen
trally located. Call for particulars.
Will pay cash for a good residence, centrally
located, -with modern Improvements. Not
over $5,000 can be given.
Money to loan.
Office, 270 Chapel Street,
jy!5 Room No. 1.
A NEW AND COMMODIOUS HOUSE on
Sherman avenne, handsomely fitted with mod
ern conveniences, and most pleasantly located.
Will be sold at a great bargain. Inquire at
A DESIRABLE Furnished Reom will be
rented to one or two gentlemen. Call at
myl'3 tf Corner Orange.
BRICK BUILDING, with engine in good or-
iiii der, with or without barn; possession any time.
BaS ANDREW MARTIN,
f23tf 19 Pearl Street.; j
DLIlJjilllu UU lilfuuu. J-irsaAO, auu wi.u
sides of Kash street ; 400 feet in one place ;
TiTTTT TVI-Kyi-l T ATU "KI 1 ..V, rsirls anil V.a41
Msiaes 01 nuaii ltvoi,
price low ; terms easy.
19 Pearl Street.
R.ea.1 sta.te and Exchange Broker,
238 CHAPEL STREET.
-g g f g Spanish Doubloons wanted. Uaited
X"-Vf States 4 per cent. Bonds and For
eign -securities bougnt ana soia ana aiviaenas paia
in United States currency. Tenement for rent corner
of George and Day streets, 5 rooms, $9 par month.
Also Gold ana silver exenangeu a. ine omce ei
ap26tf 238 Chapel Street.
ROOMS TO RENT,
FIVE ROOMS with gas and water and water
ijitti! closet on same noor ; nve minutes wauc irom
City oiarKei. Also nan nouse, o jowii nreet,
Haven. JACOB HELLER,
my4 Room No. 1 Tale National Bank Bnildlng.
B. H. JOHNSON,
Real Estate and Loan Agent
Office 487 State Street.
A Nice House and Large Lot on Eld street at
Good Cottage House on Dwight street at much
less than it is worth.
A fine place in Pair Haven and several other places
for sale very low.
Some good Shore Property in East Haven and Bran
ford. For Sale or Rent Farms.
A very desirable Farm of 70 acres in Southington
will be sold low to close an estate.
A list of good Farms in other desirable locations.
Good rents in St. John and Greene streets, Fair Ha
ven, and other parts of the city.
W anted, $2,000 to $4,000 on good first mortgage se
For Sale at a Rargain,
First-class House with modern
improvements, good lot with bam. situated
on fine avenue, fronting on two streets, can be
seen at any time. For particulars, call at Room No. 6,
Hoadley Building, 49 Church street.
d25 tf . P. COMSTOCK.
REAL ESTATE AGENCY,
63 Ch-urcli Street,
Money Loaned on Heal Estate
Houses and Lots in all parts of the city for sale and
Rent. Rents and Interest money collected.
CHOICE WATER FRONTS.
' Savin Rock Shore Property, 1,000 Front
Feet on Beach Street.
The most desirable on the shore, a beautiful grove
upon a portion of it. Fine water will be supplied
from the Artesian well to all purchasers, making this
particular location very desirable.
Seashore Cottages For Rent
Fire Insurance Policies written in all nrstr-class com
panies, ap20 LONG A HTNMAN, Agta.
MTHE STORE No. No. 61 Church street, oppo
site the postofnee ; two small rents on Wh alley
avenue ; second floor No. 61 Asyhun street ;
house on Henry street, all modern improve
ments; whole house No. 341 Crown street; whole
house No. 54 Wh alley avenue, all modera Improve
ments, $400 ; whole house on Clinton avenme ; second
floor No. 39 Auburn street ; whole house en Water
street ; whole house corner Union and Fair streets,
$21 per month ; whole house Cedar Hill avenue ; three
small rents Cedar HilL Apply to
A. M. HOLMES,
apl7 9 Church Street, Room 8.
- Hall's Bitters.
IT is now twenty-nine years since we commenced
the preparation of this article. Their truly val
uable medicinal properties, in cases connected with
the stomach and nervous system, their exquisite taste
as a cordial, and agreeable effect as a tonic are readily
acknowledged by all who have used them. In fact,
Hall s Bitters stand unrivaled, and their pre-eminence
over all newly started and much advertised Bitten
will be striking to any one, after a fair trial and com
parison. We should be pleased to show them.
ap24 E. E. HALL, 250 Chapel Street.
WE have a fine line of Camp Chairs, suitable fo
out-door nee, painted red, with carpet, eajxva
and cane seats. .
New Haven Folding Chair Co.,
aaa Butt stroot.
. Native Green Corn, .
Early Harvest Apples,
AH of Connecticut growth and in prime order. They
were never better than this season.
r MEATS of all kinds, and store free from files.
LOUIS S. MASOX,
743 State Street, near Bradley.
"VXTTLL offer at publlo sale on the premises 197 to
TT 219 Main street, Allegheny, Pa. Monday, 16th
Angnst, 1880, at 10 o'clock a, m., the following :
The PATTERNS, STOCK. MATERIALS, MACHINE
RY, FIXTURES, LEASE AND GOOD WILL of the bus
iness of the Crawford MjurorAOTcnrire Co., manu
facturers of Saddlery Hardware and Malleable Iron
These works are well adapted for tha business and
the firm have been and are in control of a good trade.
To Capitalists or those desiring to engage in this
business, this offers an excellent opening.
r or ruruier lnrormaaon can on or anciress
W. JARVI8 or ,
Yaults and Cesspools.
tt yra kar a. Vault r Cesspool that
nels avttentlon, senul for
Faniham's Odorless Apparatus. -
OrdenSmay be left at - - .'-
R.B. BRADLEY CO., 10S State Street,
f t ROBT. VEITOlCfc SON, 428 Chapel 8t
P. a BOX27&. . ' la3 1y
OF DJJ r KKF.NT Tarleties, fine quality, price mod
erate, in baskets from 8 to 4 pounds each- '
. Jy - E.S.BAS0N.
Of the Success of Dr. Lighti
hill's Practice in New
Statement of Mr. X. M. Cox,
Xo.'SS Si. John Street, '
Dr. Ugrhthill takes pleasure and
pride in submitting to the consid
eration of those interested the fol
lowing statement of Mr. T. M. Cox,
an old and prominent resident of
A Happy Experience.
(From the Journal and Courier, July 10.)
We take pleasure in presenting to our read
ers the follerwing card from Mr. T. M. Cox,
an old resident of New Haren, and a gentle
man highly respected and widely known in
our business and social circles. The state
ment of his happy experience of Dr. Light
hill's treatment is full of interest and will be
deseryedly accepted by our community with
the utmost confidence. Testimony of this
nature and character reflects gxeat credit on
Dr. Lighthill's ability and skill, and cannot
fail to establish him in public confidence.
New Haykn, July 8.
It gires me great pleasure to bear witness
to the remarkable skill of Dr. Iighthill and
the successful results of his treatment. For
the past thirty -six years I had been troubled
with a catarrhal complaint, which was very
annoying and often interfered with my swal
lowing and breathing. Of lata years it at
tacked my hearing, Impairing it to a consid
erable extent, and as it kept constantly in
creasing upon me it subjected me to serious
inconvenience. Une of Dr. Ldghthin b pa
tients, finding himself greatly benefited by
his treatment, advised me to plaoe myself un
der his care, and happily I did so. Dr. light-
hill effectually removed the catarrhal com
plaint and all its attendant troubles, and re
stored my hearing to its former perfection
and acuteness. I know Dr. Lighthill's repu
tation is so well known that any recommen
dation on my part is scarcely necessary, but
I feel like discharging a duty to the afflicted
in New Haven and vicinity to make this pub
lic statement of my case, so that others may
be enabled to embrace this opportunity of
My happy experience of the results of Dr.
Lighthill's efforts has taught me to appreci
ate fully the value of specialties in medical
practice, and I feel assured that a few min
utes' conversation with Dr. Lightnill will con
vince the most skeptical of the fact that he is
a master of his profession.
T. M. COX. '
85 St. John street.
For upward of twenty-five years Dr. light-
hill has been at the head of an extensive met
ropolitan practice, devoted exclusively to the
relief and cure of Deafness, Catarrh, aud dis
eases of the Throat, Lungs and Nervous Sys
tem, and it is with pardonable pride that he
refers to the extraordinary sucoess which at
tended his efforts. His recent discoveries are
of the highest practical importance, render
ing treatment so effectual that relief is expe
rienced at once, and permanent cures are of
ten effected in the most stubborn and aggra
vated cases ; and it is one of the happy fea
tures of his method that tha applications
cause neither pain nor distress, and can be
readily administered to the most timid or
nervous person. A candid opinion will inva
riably be given as to the possibilities of a
cure, and no case will be accepted for treat
ment which does not present a reasonable
chance for success, while those who place
themselves under Dr. lighthill's professional
care may rest assured of receiving every ben
efit guaranteed by scienee, skill, and an ex
Dr. Lilghthlll can be consulted in
New Haven on Monday Tuesday,
Wednesday and Thursday of each
week, during the following hours :
Ob Monday frona 8 a. ta. till 8 p. m.
Om Twesday from 8 at. an. till lO at. aa. !
Oat Wednesday from 3:30 p. m. till 8 p.m.
Ob Tatarsdatw from 8 a. m. till 8 p. m.
016,1 179 CMmI. Street
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Ito. 400 State Street, Courier Building
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Tuesday Morning', August 3, 1SS0.
NATIONAL REPUBLICAN TICKET,
JAMES A. GARFIELD, of Ohio.
FOB VICS PRESIDENT,
CHESTER A. ARTHUR, of N. York.
Tile Republican State Convention
The Bepnblicsns in the several towns In this State
are requested to send the usual number of delegates
to the state convention to be held at Anyn Hall, in
the city of Hartford, on Wednesday- Angnst 11th,
ISM, at 10 o'clock a. m., to nominate candidates for
State officers, to nominate candidates for presidential
electors, to appoint a State Central Committee, and to
do any other proper business.
In accordance with the rules adopted in 1876, the
following notices are given :
1. All caucuses for the appointment of delegates to
the State convention must be held at least five days
before the. convention.
3. The chairmen of each Town Committee must
send s copy of the credentials ef the delegates rsam
his town to the secretary ot the Bepublican State
Central Committee at least four days before the con
vention. .8. A cAcus of the delegates will be held at the leo
ture room under Ailyii Hall, on Tuesday, August lo,at
8 o'clock p. m.
4. County and distriot caucuses will be held at 10:30
a. m. of the day of the convention, at places to be des
ignated by local members of the State Central Com
mittee, for the purpose of nominating members of the
State Central Committee.
By order of the State Central Committee.
Chables J. Cole, Chairman.
Hartford, June 25, 1880.
MORE TO THINK ABOUT.
Colonel John Hay, who delivered the open
ing speech of the Republican campaign in
Northern Ohio at Cleveland, Saturday night,
answered the question. Which of the two
parties has shown the greatest business ca
pacity, and which offers the best guarantee
for further successful 'service ? in a very
complete and telling way. For twenty years,
said he, the Republicans have had the execu
tive control of affairs and are, to a great ex
tent, responsible for the stewardship of this
vast estate during that time. For more than
twenty years before that the Democrats con
trolled this country. The year 18G0 was, like
1880, a year of peace and prosperity. It is
fair, therefore, to compare the general situa
tion of the country, in a financial and com
mercial point of view, at the time when the
Democrats left power, with the situation to
day, after twenty years of Republican rule.
If the nation has not retrograded the party
in power has not prevented its growth and
health. If it has gone steadily forward, the
party in power is entitled to some credit for
having assisted in its progress, and if it has
made great and extraordinary advances, the
party under whose rule those advances have
been made is entitled to the gratitude and the
confidence of the people. 'What are the
facts ? The. following table will show them :
2.JIS ::::::: ::: r :
CD i 1 tw t& w ci
ea oi v to so cooaa s h
5 t5 Ik co i- S !S S !fc
In one word, said Mr. Hay, we never be
fore produced so much iron, so much cotton,
so much wheat, so much corn, so much pe
troleum, as during this past year. We never
made so many manufactured articles ; we
never sold so many to other countries and we
never bought so many from other countries.
Under Democratic rule.it took all our specie,
and something over, to meet the excess of
our imports over our exports. Now, after
twenty years of Republican administration,
we keep all our vastly-increased production
of the precious metals ; and have called on
Europe beside for over $75,000,000 in the
eleven months preceding the 1st of June, to
pay for the excess of goods which we have
sent over the water. We are not only doing
this vast volume of business, but we are mak
ing a profit and laying up wealth at tho rate
of about $155,000,000 a year. Mr. Hay does
not claim too much when he says this amaz
ing change is due in great part to the practice
of Republican principles due to the change
in the policy of the Government in regard to
the great matters of national concern, the
tariff, internal taxation, the fostering care the
Government has shown toward manufactures;
the more honest and systematic collection and
management of the revenue ; and more than
all this, to the strong and irresistible rise of
the national prosperity and spirit, through
the abolition of slavery, the maintenance of
the financial honor of the country, and the
final defeat of the spirit of disunion.
The record of failures in this country is
effectively used by Mr. Hay. The circular
of Dun, Barlow & Co. for July 14 shows that
the failures for the first half of 1S80 are less
than 2,500 in number (2,407), with liabilities
amounting to only $33,000,000, figures rela
tively smaller than have been chronicled in
the memories of business men. The moment
resumption was accomplished, through the
honor and the courage of the Republican ad
ministration, this astonishing improvement
in the mercantile world began. The . first
half of 1879 showed a lessened loss by bad
debts of fully one-half over the first half of
1878, the year before resumption. But to
the amazement of the most sanguine, the re
sult this year shows that even that enormous
ratio Of improvement is fully sustained ; for
the liabilities of the last half year are only
$33,000,000 as compared with $65,000,000 in
1870, and $130,000,000 in 1878 one-quarter
what they were in the year before resump
tion, when the Democratic party was mov
ing heaven and earth to prevent the Repub
licans from accomplishing it, and prophesy
ing widespread ruin if it was carried through.
This showing, which is a fair and temper
ate one, speaks to the understanding and to
the interests of every workingman and every
business man. Do workingmen and business
men favor a change of policy when the best
there is to say of such a change is that
its effect upon public prosperity is doubt
ful, or do they favor, "letting well enough
The Belgian towing system now m use on
the Erie canal does not please "the Canal
Boat-owners' Association of the State of New
York." It is claimed that it is a nuisance and
causes accidents to the boats moved by
horses,, aa well as serious detentions and
anoyance. The association will henoeforth
labor for its removal.
New Haven has a population, according to
the census returns, of 62,861, and is well sat
isfied with her growth in comparison with
Hartford and the other cities of the State. It
seems a pity, though, that at least 139 more
persons could not have been found and
counted here, so that our population might
have been set down as 63,000. We have
heard of a number who were missed by the
enumerators, and it is not unlikely that in
the whole city enough were missed to bring
the count up to the desired figures. In Chi
cago the census taken by the letter carriers
added 25,000 to the figures of the regular
enumerators, and a similar result was ob
tained in St. Louis.
The bright Hartford correspondent of the
Springfield Sunday Republican thinks that
eye-sight in Connecticut isn't what it once
was, and that no man can be trusted to keep
his eye on the senatorship who cannot match
worsted. He also says : "We are now hav
ing our railroad employes examined for color
blindness, and they are sorting yarns and
worsteds, guessing how many fingers are
snapped np in front of them, trying to see
objects balanced on top of their heads, learn
ing to peek through key-holes, and otherwise
going over the various interesting games that
make up two dollars' worth of amusement.
The result is that some first-rate engineers,
who have seen danger signals often and often,
who have run trains safely for many years,
and whose only occupation is driving engines,
will be turned off. There must be a good
deal of nonsense about the thing or else there
would have been trouble before this, since
the cause is not new. Possibly before they
finish our railroad commissioners will aban
don the derailing theory of the Tariffville
crash and decide that that was due to a fail
ure to match ribbons or else timbers ; cer
tainly to some oversight for which somebody's
eyes should be examined." :
Three Cabinet Ministers of the Dominion
of Canada, Sir John A. Macdonald, Sir
Charles Tupper and Mr. Pope, arrived in
London ten days ago to meet a syndicate to
arrange the terms upon which a capital of
20,000,000 can be raised for the purpose of
constructing the Canada Pacific railroad.
The consideration offered to investors in a
proposed company is fifty million acres of
land ; but as the value of this land is de
pendent upon the completion of the railroad
it follows that English capitalists are scarce
ly likely to purchase stock without a Govern
ment guarantee either from the Imperial or
the Dominion Executive. Such a guarantee
would necessarily be real, and would involve
the payment of interest amounting to at least
$3,000,000 a year. This is not likely to be
met by the Imperial exchequer, and it must
therefore devolve upon the Dominion. The
Echo thinks that with a population of only
about 4,000,000 this would be a most serious
burden. The Canada Pacific railroad has al
ready proved a disastrous conception to a
former Conservative. Government under Sir
John A. Macdonald ; and it might again im
peril his administration, and, no less, his rep
utation, if, under the influence of financiers
whose interest lies in floating a gigantic com
pany, and under an undue desire to render
his name illustrious by doing some great
thing,. he should allow his mind to be divert
ed from the true welfare and the solid pros
perity of the sparse population whose chief
administrator he has the privilege to be.
Professor Riley, the eminent entomologist,
talks very encouragingly to southern planters
of their ability to vanquish the destructive
cotton-worms by means of poison and at a
comparatively trifling expense. He advocates
the use of London purple, a refuse material
obtained in the manufacture of aniline dyes,
and the cost of which is trifling" in compari
son with Paris green. This material he says
ought not to cost the planters more than ten
cents a pound, and half a pound is sufficient
for an acre of cotton plants. The professor
tells the planters, who have been in the habit
of regarding the worm as a necessary and
incurable evil, that they have it in their pow
er at a trifling cost to prevent serious de
struction to the crop. Professor Riley urged
the importance of having the materials in
readiness beforehand. Similar conditions
cause simultaneous development of the worm
over large areas, and a sudden general de
mand for poisons, which forthwith go up in
price and are often unobtainable just when a
delay of two or three days may mean ruin.
He spoke most hopofully of pyrethrum, as it
was dangerless and effectual. He expressed
the conviction that as a result of the commis
sion's work, the planter will very soon be
himself producing at nominal and trifling
cost a safe antidote that will take the place
of arsenical poisons, and he expects to test
and perfect a simple contrivance that will
throw the antidote on the lower side of the
leaves of ten to fifteen rows at once, killing
the young caterpillars and the young boll
worms and lodging the material where it can
not be washed away with every rain.
The Court of Appeal of the English Divorce
Court lately affirmed the judgment of the
court below in a very remarkable case. The
petitioner was committee of the estate of
William Baker, a lunatic, and he prayed the
dissolution of Baker's marriage, on the
ground of his wife's adultery. Against the
prayer of Baker's committee it was urged
that the husband, if he recovered his senses,
might condone her offense, and the judge
observed anent this that the possibility of a
husband pardoning his wife is not to be re
garded as remote, bt is, in fact, as the rec
ords of his court show, a fact of every day
occurrence. But, on the other hand, great
wrong might accrue by denying proceedings
against the adulterous wife of a lunatic, since
she might be left in possession of property
settled on her by her husband" which she and
her paramour might enjoy, to the exclusion
of the lunatic. She might exercise power of
appointment in favor of the paramour, or
the children of her and his adultery, or a
spurious offspring might be foisted upon her
husband and his family, by which the devo
lution of estates or titles might be diverted
in aid of illegitimate objects. But the con
sideration which pressed most "upon the
court against giving the relief sought was
this : If a person holding (as Roman Catho
lics do) the dissolution of a marriage to be
unlawful in the sight of God should have the
misfortune to become insane, his committee
might, from some question of money, obtain
a decree absolving his marriage. But this
and all other considerations he held to be
overpowered by the decision of the House of
Lords in the Mordaunt case, which amounted
to this that as proceedings for divorce are
civil, recourse must be had in such case to
the ordinary forms of civil courts, where lu
natics are litigants, albeit no provision for
the case of lunatics is contained in the act.
His decision was, therefore, that the insanity
of a husband or wife is not a bar to a suit by
the committee for the dissolution of a luna
tic's marriage. -
IDLE AJTI LABORIOUS WORDS.
He stood on his head by the wild seashoro,
And danced on his hands a jig ;
In all his emotions, as never before,
A wildly hilarious grig.
And why T In that ship just crossing the bay
His mother-in-law had sailed
For a tropical country far away,
Wnere tigers and fevers prevailed.
Oh ! now be might hope for a peaceful life.
And even be happy yet.
Though owning no end of ttenralgio wife, -
And up to his collar in debt.
He had borne the old lady through thick and thin,
And she lectured him out of breath ;
And now, as he looked at the ship she was in,
- Me howled ror ner violent aeatn.
He watched as the good ship out the sea,
And bnmnlshlv un and downed.
And thought if already she squalmish might be,
lie d consider ms happiness crowneu.
He watched tul beneath the horizon's edge
The shin was nassing from view :
And he sprang to ths top of a rocky ledge,
And pranced like a Kangaroo.
He watched tul the vessel became a Bpeck
That was lost in the wandering sea.
And then, at the risk of breaking his neck,
Turned somersauita nome so tea.
San Francisco News-Itter. "
"No matter how warmly a man may love
his country's flag, he is never happy to see
the hen-sign in his garden patch. Boston
A Brooklyn mother fed her year-old baby
on sliced encumbers and milk, and then want
ed the prayers of the church because the Lord
took it away. -
Kansas school teacher : "Where does our
grain go to ?" "Into the hopper." "What
hopper V "Grasshopper," triumphantly
shouted a scholar. . , .. .
Ooe kind word spoken to a tramp may
cheer his whole future life. Remember this
when you see him walking off with your axe
and fifty feet of your garden hose.
An old Yorkshire woman described her
happy circumstances thus : "I've a nice little
cottage, a chest of drawers, and a pianny, a
lovely garden and some flowers in my win
dow, and (waxing warm) my husband's dead,
and the very sunshine of 'Eav'n seems to fall
The colored people who recently prayed
for rain are now petitioning for a "let up."
While the colored people of our section
prayed for rain at nightly prayer-meetings,
those of another neighborhood prayed for
sunshine. The minister of the wet district
sent tha following note to the dry : "You
folks oughter be ashamed of yourselves.
This cross-cut prayin' is enough to get the
Lord so bothered that he don't know what 10
do." Little Rock Gazette.
"How are you this morning, Deacon ?"
"Oh, tollable, tollable." The deacon had
just brought a nice load of three and a half
foot wood, "just right for the old fireplace,"
he said. "But I've got a four-foot fireplace,"
said Jones, 'and I like to have the wood go
way out to the end." "I called at the doc
tor's about my rheumatiz as I came along,"
said the deacon, ' 'and he said my cords were
very much contracted, and he gave me a lini
ment to remedy it." "Where did he Bay put
it ?" queried Jones. "I'll tell you where to
put it, Deacon ; put it right over that load of
wood. There's where your cords are most
What "Voter" Thinks About It.
To the Editor of the Joubnai. ajto Cotjbikb :
The communication from "X." in Satur
day's Coubieb came to my notice as being
somewhat flavored with a feeling of dissatis
faction in reference to the manner in which
the salaries of some of the principals and
teachers in our public schools is being agi
tated. I would ask "X." how he would like
to work in a shop for sixty cents a day, ten
hours a day, six days in a week, fifty-two
weeks in a year, as hundreds of nice, respecta
ble girls do in our city, of which nineteen
out of twenty are . fully competent to
fill the places, to say the least,
of two-thirds of the teachers who
are at present holding lucrative positions
in our common schools requiring no more
knowledge and not half the skill that is exer
cised in the every day life of the industrious
shop girL It is all very well for people to
talk who are getting a salary of two thousand
dollars a year and a three months' vacation
thrown in besides, together with a whole or
half holiday every time it rains. I believe in
giving a fair remuneration for services ren
dered in training the young minds in the wr.y
of usefulness, but I am not in favor as a tax
payer of paying upwards of two dollars an
hour for examining a few papers from the
primary class ard calling it hard work, so
much so that it is necessary to work over
time. Let justice be done. Give every one
a fair compensation. Let the principals
have fair pay, but let us not as taxpayers
support the extravagance indulged in.
The Prince's Party For the Queen.
Victoria. Comes Out of Her Seclusion to
Attend a. Garden Party at Marlboro
From the New York World.
Fashionable London was much electrified
on Wednesday, July 14, by the appearance of
Queen Victoria at a garden party given by
tho Prince and Princess of Wales at Marlbo
rough House. The Queen's weather came
with her. The day was magnificent and the
London papers are full of the brilliant suc
cess of the festival, which was a festival also
for the crowd m St. James' street and Tall
Mall. One of the London "society" journals
rebukes the Prince for not being sufficiently
"select" in regard to the people whom he in
vited, but lor all that the guests and the cos
tumes seem to have been satisfactory to the
gazing multitude without and to that some
what particular lady, the Queen, within. The
1 Princess of Wales wore a costume compound
ed of light blue and celadon green and re
ceived her guests in a very pretty fashion sur
rounded by five children, the little princesses
wearing blue. The Duchess of Connaught and
Strathearne wore a fawn-colored satin
skirt in plaits, with a tight-fitting shawl
pattern bodice. She had two doubles dressed
The Marchioness of Anglesea wore a pale
gray satin with plisses of fine Indian muslin
edged with lace, a fichu a la Maria Antoinette
of Indian muslin, the bodice made high, but
with elbow sleeves ; a gray satin bonnet and
white feathers completed this lovely dress.
Tho still magnificont looking Duchess of Wel
lington was in black. The Marchioness of
Tavistock wore a short dress of black bro
cade, with kiltings of deep orange satin the
same shade slightly appearing throughout the
costume. The Duchess of Cleveland wore
cream-colored Madras muslin, embroidered
in gold over cream-colored silk. The Coun
tess of Bristol's dress was a long bodice and
trainedj skirt of rich cream-colored satin em
broidered in rose-leaves; the underskirt
showed plaited flounces of pale eau do Nile
satin ; many of the ladies wore short walking
dresses, but a large proportion of long trains
appeared. Lady Isabel Clayton wore a coat
and train of rich olive-green velvet, embroid
ered in pale yellow flowers ; underskirt of
pale yellow satin, covered with small floun
ces. The Countess of Clarendon was in pale
blue satin; the Countess of Wilton wore white
satin covered with richly beaded black passe
menterie ; Lady Sophia Rous wore a coat of
dark velvst over a skirt flounced to the waist
in coffee-colored muslin and lace ; a waistcoat
of brocaded satin showed below the coat bod
ice ; the Hon. Mrs. Colville wore dark green
velvet and silk ; Miss Wemyss, white satin ;
Miss Somers Cocks was dressed entirely in
deep geranium color. The Duchess of Athole
wore a white soft silk dress; bonnet to match;
a wide black chenille fringe round the neck,
and also on other parts of the dress. The
Marchioness of Hnntly, a very dork red, verg
ing on brown, striped silk, trimmed with
beads of the same color. The Countess of
Annesley, a mauve silk, trimmed with plum
color. The Countess of Bective, a block silk
with gold flowers; bodice, a black jersey,
gold silk sleeves ; bonnet of gold lace, in a
toque shape, and in her hand a vast boquet
of crimson roses. The Countess of Cadogan
wore a dark blue silk, navy blue shade; jersey
bodice of the same shade. The Countess of
Dudley, a white soft silk ; bonnet to match.
Julia Countess of Jersey, a narrow striped
silk, yellow and red, mode two deep small
kiltings about a quarter of a yard deep under
a prettily looped-up train, bodice and train in
one. Tb Countess of Shrewsbury, a black
silk, covered with jet ; bonnet black, also
trimmed with jet. Viscountess Dalrymple, a
white soft silk, trimmed with pale bonnet to
match. Viscountess Castlerengh, a black silk
trimmed with handsome black and gold bro
cade, bodice and train in one, and looped up
one side, showing the brocade. The Hon.
Mrs. Henry Campbell, dark ruby satin and
velvet, front of the dress plaitings of satin,
bodice composed of satin and velvet, back
of the dress velvet, trimmed aound with nar
Mrs. Wheeler was, as usual, dressed in ex
cellent taste. Mrs. Langtry wore a black-and-gold
bodice and a black skirt embroid
ered with large gold fans. On Her Majesty's
arrival she was received by the Prince and
Princess of Wales and all the members of the
family ; and bowing cheerfully the Queen
wanted tnrougn a double line of visitors to
the tent specially prepared for her reception.
ine lawn loosed Dncnt and cav with the
handsome crimson and gold embroidered tents
brought by the Prince of Wales from India ;
under the larger of whichtea, splendid fruit
and other refreshments were served for
the Queen and royal family.
The Queen wore deep mourning, as she al
ways does, but was in excellent spirits, and
made herself very agreeable to her friends.
Neither Mr. Gladstone nor Lord Beaconsfield
was present, as the Irish Compensation bill
was going on in Parliament.
The papers notice some oddities and hu
mors of the entertainment, as for example, the
appearance of certain ladies in ball dresses
filled in at the neck with showers of lace and
mines, and of certain others in short kilted
dresses of simple cotton and with straw bon
nets. Also the Siamese Embassy in queer lit
tle petticoats made a sensation by wearing
British stove-pipe hats. One elderly lady is
described as a real nenre of fun" in bar
long robe andjtrain of white satin gorgeously
striped with blue red, and with a large hat, in
shape something between what are known as
the Beefeater and Marie Stuart. This won
derful edifice was laden with' red and blue ;
feathers and trimmed with a wealth of pearl
beads. And as the streets were well waternd
and filled with carriages so that on leaving
juariuorougn nf use many lames walked down
Pall Mall to the Duke of York's column be
fore they could reach their equipages, lifting
up their delicate garden dresses as they went,
observers in the club windows were impress
ed with a conundrum which with a conjectural
answer is thus formulated by our. London
namesake: "Why is it that some ladies dis
play such lengths of black, red and golden
silk stocking on such occasions ? I am very
much afraid they do not wear any petti
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