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LANCASTER Mtt INTELLIGENCE, FRtDAl dEEM)3&R 24, 1880.
V V Bepert of County Institute. The proceedings of the late sessions of the County Institute have just lwcn issued in pamphlet form. This is t!ic thirtccntli of these animal reports and comprises, with the report proper, its valuable juges of educational statistics, a s-ci ics of inter esting pages in astronomical subiccts, and some adrcrtisins matter, ev one htui- dred pages of the size of tlie ntylctmn SehoelJournal. Sevcnteeii hi red copies were issued, some sixteen dtnlre-1 of which were mailed out yesterday te teachers, directerr. and hupcrinlcndents. The bill for postage alone, we learn, was nearly fifty dollars. Twe copies were sent te each teacher enrolled, one te each of the three hundred and tifty or mere school directors in the county, and one te paeh city, county andhoieugh superintendent in the state. A IIALLAD OF TKKES MASTEK. AM THE BV KIDNEY LAMIIIl. Inte the weeds my Master went, CI cun ferspent, ferspent. Inte the weeds my Master came. Ferspent with love and bhume. Butt tie olives they were net blind te Hun, The little ray leaves were kind te Him The thorn tree hud h mind te Him When into the weeds he cumc. Out of the weeds iny Muster went. And He was well content. Out et the weeds my Master came. Content with death and shame. When Death and Shame ueuld wee Him lu-t, Frem under the Decs thev drew him lust : Twas en'u tree lliey slew'JIIui last When out of the weed:; He came. Tlie True Cress. Mr. James Stcwait has left with us a (section of weed, about an inch and a half in diameter and an eighth of an inch thick, sawed from a tree that grows en the Madeira river and in ether paits of Seuth Ameiica and is known as the Vera Cruz, or Tiue Ciess. "When sawed in vertical sections, the weed presents the exact appearance of a Maltccse cress, the interstices between the arms of the cress being filled with a film: of different color and quality fiem that of the cress. The branch from which the specimen was sawn was net cylindrical in form, but nearly quadrilateral. Seiorely Injure:! Iy a Fall. ()u Tuesday evening Mr. Adam D.uiner and wife, of I'eim township, were visiting at the house of Ucv. IJ. Z. Eby, in Man lieim borough, with the intention of at tending service. On leaving Mr. Eby's. and en their way te the church Mrs. Dan- ucr slipped en the ice and fell with such violence as te produce complete disloca tion of both fore-arms at the wrist joint ; also fracturing the bone in her left Inte arm a few inches above said joint, beside being severely injured iuterii.illv by the fall. The Melancholy Dane, Hamlet. Prince of Denmark, would wet have bccn'dubbed.the " Melancholy Dane," It he had known Dyspepsia was all that ailed, and that all thatlie needed was a supply of Spring Blos Bles eom, a sure cure for Dyspepsia, Biliousness, Indigestion and ether diseases or that descrip tion, l'ricc 50 cente, trial bottles 19 cents.rfer stlc by II. B. Cochran, druggist. 137 and 139 Neith Queen street. Lancaster, l'a. Stttlne Dp Nights. Mi. K. II. Perkins, Creek Centie, Warren county, X. V., writes: She has been troubled witii Asthma for four ycars,had te sit up night alter night with it, she has taken twobettlesof Dr. Themas' Kclectric OH, and is perfectly cured. She strongly recommends it,and wishes te act as agent among her neighbors. Fer sale by U. B. Cochran, druggist, 137 and 13a North Queen street, Lancaster, Fa. xjsir AitrxitTiSEXjafia. J JTEIT AltrERTISlIMllSIS- MAJtltlAOES. Sme;; SHurrixneTTOxr. December it, IS), at the parsonage of Trinity church, by Kev. Dr. Greenwald, Charles Frederick .Simen te Mis Sarah Jane Shulllebottem.both or Lancas vt: at an. '- -- Mussulman. Dec. 22, 1880, in this city, Harry D., son efH. I. and hurah Mussclman, in the 17th year of his age. The relatives and friends et the iamilyare respectfully invited te attend the funeral from the residence of his parent", 131 North Shlppen street, en Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock. 3t KEW AltrEUTlSKMEXlS. C1HOICK 1SAI.TIMOKK AND I'HILADEL- Fill A OYSTKKS Ter the Holidays at CHARLES MSSINGERS. it" X. W. cer. Water and West King streets. riAKPETS, COAL, &c. PHILIP SCHUH, SOX & CO., MANUFACTORY, Ne. 130 SOUTH WATEK STREET, Lancaster, Pa., ell-known Manufacturers of Genuine LANCASTER QUILTS, COUNTERPANES, COVERLETS, BLANKETS. CARPETS. CARPET CHAIN, STOCKING YARN, ic. CUSTOM RAG CARPETS A SPECIALTY. LANCASTER FANCY DYEING ESTABLISHMENT. Dress Goods Dyed cither in the piece or in Garments; also, all kinds of silks. Ribbon. Linen, Cotten and Woolen Goods Dyed. Gen tlemen's Coats, Overcoats, Pants. Vests, &.:, Dyed or Scoured; also, Indigo Blue Djcim lone. All orders or goods lelt tilth us will iecii-.u prompt attention. CASH PAID FOR SEWED CARPET RAGS. COAL. COAL. Ceal of the best quality put up expressly !" liimiiy use, ane at. uie lewcsim irtcci rates TRY A SAMPLE TON. YARD 150 J.OUTII WATER STREE'l. d22-lydRS PHILIP SCHUM, SON V C . 1 THIRD EDITIM. CHRISTMAS PRESENTS! Wc have net tinic or space te ceiuserith luc :.ium; articles that will make beautiful and useful (Jirist:n. I'rcsents. But by an examination of our stock you mil be sucr te find something suit able for your jyurpese. Call and sec, tciictker you irant an article costing One Dellar or One Thousand Dollars. -Vt'ir JJtrXRTISEXIXCTS. FRIDAY EVENING, DEC 24, 1880. TYEATHKK KTOICATIOXS. Washington. Dec. 34. Fer New Eng land and the Middle states generally cloudy WP.ltllPr find liffllf ennn- :.. 11 L te southeast winds, stationary or a slight rise in temperature, ana lauing barometer during the eight. FREK IltELANU. COAL ! COAL f ! ofFcexB,ct1ocanFaulnyan,l a" e,!,or ,:tis,t RUSSEL & SHTJLMYER'S. OFFICK: 22 Kast Kl.,s Street. YARD: CIS North Prince Street. . uugH-tuprJSIt H. Z. RHOADS & BRO., JEWELERS, 4 WEST KING STREET, A llfill A UUUU .Hd.1 a ii-x.it immuis tins evening. Apply te .1. A. KELLER. ltd 133 East King Sti cut. ALL l'AI'KIM OF OICK3IAN BUILDING Association will be released at the Court IIeu-c, en MONDAY, ltd DECEMIJER27. C. MATZ, Sec'y. riHIKKKV AND SAUKi: KKAUT LUNCH A, en Meinluy. Deeember 27, from 9 a. iv. te 12 in., at ltd JOHN FRITsCH'S SALOON. Fei mei Iv Chaw. Rethucilcr'.s, 20C West King Street. 1 OST.-STKAYKD FROM TIIK 1 j dunce et the .sublet Iber, a Yeung KF.SI- Eiurlish Bull Deg, entirely w bite, except a yellow hpet under the lelt eye : ears cropped. A liberal re ward will be paid ler his return te PHILIP HAHN, ltd Ne. ft; Seuth Queen Street. T '111: KKGUI.Ai: MONTHLY MHETIXO et the American Mechanics' Buildlii!raud Lean A'soelatienwlll beheld te-morrow feAT- L'RDAY) evening. 2"lh hi-,t , at "Yj, o'clecL, in Cevin's building. Ne. 38 East Kingstieet. Nominations ler enicers. lid WM.T. JEFFERIKS, Sec'y. heat- Arguiucnt C.inrt. Thin iiieininjr the court was .still iu cases in common pleas ceurl. Iu rcfjat d te the coroner's cases, tl.e com t delivered an opinion this morning, statins that the cenit had nothing te de with the ceutirm.it ions of the inquisition, but if tlie parties thought there was no icasen for an inijitcst, tlicy had their icdrcss ly asking Cor a title te hIiew cause why a crtertri .should nel issue and further that the coroner should keep a heik of all proceeding!. CUlKIVTMAS PRKSCNTS. IMl'OltTKD J German Canaries, in lull song. Geld Fish and Glebes, niy Parrots (they make the best lulkei-,), and ether Vaiii-ties or birds, at VOXDEItSMlTIPS. 12.1 Net tii Qneen street (Hewell'i building.) 2tdR 1)Ui:i.n DAY IC IIOItKLS ON .MON- i, inc, hi .. it. ieu sali: OF JANUARY liugei'.s Meiiimae Heuse. 113 North Piluce f-tieet, Lancaster, Pa., Hi Head et Franklin County HORSE-. Among them aie some Heavy Bened Fesdcrs. Sale te commence at 1 o'clec I: p. m. A credit eteOdavN will hegiven. ltd DANIEL I.OGAX. N Ui:.M)AIILK OII'KU UKFCSED. T7"ALUABLE CITY PICOl'ERTY AT FCII- LIC SALE. On FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21, 1831, will be sold en the premises, southeast angle Centre Square, the lollewlng valuable rcai estate, viz : Ne. 1. A Let et Ground, lettlhcast corner til Centre Square, w it 1 1 a lientage en nald square of 'J feet, including ."J-leet wide allev en west side, with a lurther extension et said line east ward 33 feet, mere or less, te pieperty of Abra ham Hirsli, then south, -Jt teet, mere or less, te a 3-leet wide alley, runningeast and west, then eastward along said alley Zl4 teet, moreerle , te property et Iwuic Stlrlr. then south 21 feet . Inches, including said alley, mere or le-s. te property et Neal Lagan's estate, then west C,, feet, mer.j or less, te pieperty et Bitner ,c Hostetter, then north 03 feet : inches, includ ing the :feet wide alley, meiv or le-,, te Centre Sqinre. en w hieh is erected a two sterv BRICK BUII.DINt;, lormerlveccnpled bv Dr. Mishler for the maiiutaclureeriiitli'i-sand Geld and .Sedium: alie, another part two ami part .urcvsiury J.rieic liuiKiiug, adjoining hlirK'rj property en the east. Bitner Je Hostetteren the west, and Neal Lagan's estate en the south, new used as a Dwelling and Ueer Saleen ;geed Cellar and Sew ei-age, as well as Gas and aler throughout the entire buildings. Ne. 2. A Let et Ground, situate en thennilh fUU: eJ Middle stret.!, !M teet in lient.andin depth 11UJ lert. mere or lcs, te a common alley, known i. . Heward stieet, en which has been lately e-cie.t u three-steiy Briek Dwell ing Heuse. Sale te eeninience at 7 o'clock p. m. of aid day, when t .u.setsale will be made known ELI.AISETII MISIII.EIt. Ht:suv.-iM :;; i:r. Auct. d!7. TTOI.ID.ll t;oens. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. LANCASTER, PA. EDW. J. Manufacturing Jeweler, Zahm's Cerner, ZAHM, Lancaster, Pa. Things In our stock that make NOVELTIES FOR THE HOLIDAYS. 1st eig.ius ami HAND, at deetlmdU Pianos. NEW AND SECOND greatly leduced prices. .IUsTU STUCK ENHOI., t'ulteu Opei a Heuse, l.aucanter. 1'OUMIS FINK MlXhll CANDY. ALSO WINES AND LIQUORS Ileal Kstatc Sales. Jno. II. Stauflbr, efSaluti;.!, lias hettj-ht the corner let owned hy L F. liembcrcr and Isaac Iluch, next te Witter's shoe store, in Lititz, for $1:100. Jlr. .Sunillcr will erect thereon a buildiny, in wiiieh he will open a dry goods and gteecry stoic, and it is also designed te have the uppcr story for a public hall. Henry Zartmau, of thicken il'c. hutight the Centennial hotel piepcity at rtlanlieim, for J'1,?00, and will take possession of the same en Apiil 1. 500 PUKE OLD RYE WHISKY, Only G5 Cents Per Quart, at KINGWALT'S, Ne. 2 0 WEST KING STREET. F OUK STOCK OF NKAULY 125 GOLD WATCHES, WITil CLOCKS, C11AIXS, LOCKETS, Geld and Stecl Spectacles, I Geld and Steel Eye Glasses, In Nevel and Oilgluiil Dc-Igiis, in Giv.i! Variety. jClegaiit CABINET I'lCTl'RR FRAME--. In Geld. Brocade, Velvet, Ebony and Combiuatieii. CELLULOID TOILET SETS, TOILET MIRRORS, Gl'.t .nut Cut Glas, Nevel tle., .Iu.tl Caskets. Beautiful and Durable Christmas Gilts. WATCHES, DIAMONDS, CLOCKS, SILVERWARE, SPECTACLES, JEWELRY, GOLD BRONZES, GOLD HEAD CAXES, GOLD THIMBLES, SILVER HEAD CANES, SILVER THIMBLES, OPERA GLASSES. GOLD PENS AND PENCILS, HANDKERCHIEF AND GLOVE BOXES, GOLD BRONZE SMOKING SETS, FINE CIGAR SETS, BACCARET VASES. ALL THESE AND Jl.VXY MORE AT ZAHM'S CORNER, LANCASTER, PA. Seizure of Anus Fer Her. Loxde.v, Dec. 24. The ship June, which was driven hack into the Shannen hy stress of weather, was leaded with arms which were seized by the customs authorities. There does net seem te have been any iurrcDtitietta nttemni: 1-m.t these arms, but the presence of a number et Irish-Americans is pointed te as "a singular coincidence" rurtlier Apprehension or Trouble. Loxdex, Dec. 24. The snMtVr wb, are home en leave have been ordered te return te Ireland. The feeling against the military anions the lower order i very bitter- The Times correspondent at Dublin says it is generally believed that the government possesses informa tion warranting the apprehension of damrcr. Immense smmlips r mv. visions etc., have been stored in the central depots. A store ship has arrived at Woolwich with 20,000 rounds of buck shot, .-, large quantity of ball cartridin and entrenching tools. Anether vessel is -"Rping a similar cargo at Woolwich. TUE RAGING FLAMES. Tlicir Fierce IIutuc In Fatten-en, . J. P.vrni-sex, N. J. Dec. 24. A lire broke out about I a. m. te-day at Ne. 298 Main smccr. in tins city, winch totally destroyed the stock and building of Vaudcyk & Ce., JUST KECF.IYED. Twe Thousand I5.ir.U -VXD CLARIFIED CIDER me Dest m tlie market. DfFFV MVEET niirklt. U'nmnl.i.lfl.... Call at rear e t Xo..W3Xertli IuUe:re-r nr n.M V- - ... .. Z "- jcave enle at ertlc?, Xe. JlllTl. Ul-ltw-A4tilTS&TF 13i Ea-t KIiil . K. YL'XDT. MiKS. C. LILLEli, tADIKs- llAIKDUCSSCi: ManufacturerandDealerlnlfairWerl.- 1 idlest ami Gents' Wigs. CemblnjAstrai-liteniM ami up. Alse. Kid Gloveand Feathers cleaned anil lyed atXes.-r, ml7 North (Meen street four doers above 1. R. l:. n,n,0t. elnVd A FIXE CHRISTMAS FKESEXT. A LANCASTER FAVORITE ORGAN. OR A CHICKERIXG & SOX'S PIANO. A full line e! SHEET Ml'SIC. VIOLIXS. ACCORDIOXS. ItAXJOS, IIAU3IOXII'VS,.ite. The above Intriunuiit' will be -.old at re duced priet-, diirln-r the ltelidav. 3IAXUFACTORY XO. S20XOKTI1 OUEKN STKCI-rr. r.iaiu-li oniec during the Holidays "Xe. j uentih: seu auk. 113-lydSaiyw ALEX. .11 civ I J. LIT. iiiuiiiincticaiers, ami cliti much damage J e- 7JC cxt adjoining, occupied l?v Kebt Duncan, as a store and ilwllin.r LIBUARY WRITING INKSTANDS. DESKS, Te Speak ut a Ctirl.tman I'cstlval. A Suuday helioel festival will be held to morrow afternoon at two o'clock in Uer naiit's chnrch, near Lccspert, llerks coun ty. Prof J. P. Kcrshner. of Franklin and JIai shall college, and Edwin A. (Jernant, a student in the Reformed theological seminary, will deliver add i esses. Heavy .-inew. The snow fall in the lower cud of the county has been much heavier than in these parts. On the Hr.ck hill: and below it is a feet deep en the level, and in many sections it is much diiltcd, and conse quently much deeper. Aimtlicr. Gee. 31. Steinman &t'e., aic another of our business linns who te-day presented each of their employees with a line, fat Christmas turkey. hiitvi-., He, in tieles u-f inpiopertinii, will bu l.mnil ninny ill ler IIOI.UIA PRESENT VTIOX, E.F.BOWMAN, loc east kix stk::i:t. 1UIHUCSALE. I OnAlOXDAY, Draw a Frlre. "'3Irs. Vickcis of Lancaster," holding ticket Ne. ."3,008,has drawn the folding bed at the Ce. E. drawing of the First regi ment fair in Philadelphia. Mayer's Court. This morning the mayor dischaigcd tine vagrant and sent a drunk te jail for 10 days Sunday Hours. Sunday hours will be observed at the postefiico te-morrow. A Surprise. Jehn W. Reilli, t-eu el Jehn F. Keith, e.irpen tr, residing en North Water street, jjuve bii metliciii very agreeable stirpriie this liierniug by presenting her with a very linndseiiie-H of parlor turnitiire us a Chiisliuui present. The lolcile Weekly Itlailc Say they are personally ncduaiutcd vltli the managers or the D.iy Kidney 1'ad Ce., whom they knew te be reipeuxibln ami reliable men. l21-lwdA:w.MV.VF Menuenirc Freacliiu. The Rev. Eli llerr, et Xew Yerk state will pruacli in the Reformed Menneultc church, East German street, to-inerrow morning at 10 o'clock. Night sweats, cough, ei.iaeiutieii aud ducliiu prevented by Malt 15itter. A Feul-Mouthed Weman is worse than e foiil-uieullied man. Rut no one need be foul-mouthed If they will only u-e SOODOXT and rub it In well. Don't spare the brush and spoil the mouth, asemc parents de with their children when the) witheld the roil. d-JU.lwdeed.Vw A delightful shave is possible only with the cuticura Shaving Seap. DECEMBER 27. lSS). 111 be ion! ut public sale at the Cooper lieiie. Wet King street, the tollet ing city propel ty, viz. : A lotel ground situated en the corner el Green and Duke Mreetx. treutlng en Duke utrcet '.! feet and : inches, running along Gu-en tt eel 177!4Jeet, and along Lew street Six) leel. iiimii which are elected a onc-sterv Deuble Frame Heme, Stable and Heg Sly iu rear of let : well el geed water with pump therein; aNe hydrant, fruit trees, &c. The tenees around the grounds are in geed order. The property will be sold in lotteriuthc whole iih mav best suit purchaser!. Sale te eeninience at 7 o'clock p. in., w hen terms will be made known bv the TRUsTEESOFt-T. t-TEl'HEX-' CHURCH. 11. Siirnurr, Auct. dec3-tsV4S rre for CHRISTMAS PRESENTS. The r.tHtaud Finest A-ei tinwiit et LADIES' AXD OKXTS SHOES AND SLIPPERS, ATI lit LOWKST I'll ICES, AT F. HTEMENZ'S, 105 XORTI1 IJUEEN STKEKT. 12SS&VVtfd HrAXTKI MONEY IN AMOUNTS FROM $300 te $15,000, Te lean en FIRSTCLASS MORTGAGES AXD .IlIIIGMENT in Lancaster cltv anil county. Persons having money te IXV'ESTen April 1, orseoncr.can lind geed live and six per cent, securities bv an early application at our efti e, and these wishing te UORROW Will pleasn make application at once. Nene but REAL ESTATE LOANS will be considered. Special eat e Is taken te give investors alt the details of securities offered and all leans sub ject le their approval. ALLAN A. II EUR & CO., Real Estate, Cel. and Ins. Agents, XO. 3 XORTII DUKE ST., LANCASTER. dccl5-lnidV&SK&w WORK ROXES, DRESSING CAsES, LETTER RACKS, Geld Pens & Pencil Oases, i'UOTOGRAI II A LRU MS, STEREOSCOPES AND VIEWS, FINE POCKET ROOKS CIGAR CASES, GRAPIIOSIOPES, CAKIXI'T AND PANEL PICTURES. New Heeks in Holiday Dress. An lmiiiei.se assortment et RIRI.ES, PRAYER AND UYMNALr-, CHURCH ROOKS, ILLUSTRATED ROOK-?, PICIURE HOOK, FOR CHILDREN'. GAMES, ALPHAl'.ET Rl.OCKS PAINTING ROOKS. WATER COLOR r., At the Reek Stere r.. JOM BAER'S SOUS, IS and 17 NORTH QOfiEN STREET, I.ANCAVJKK. I a HjOmSOME CHMSTIAS GIFTS ! Xething weuhl be nicer and mere appropriate ler a Christmas Gift than one of MORBECK & MILEY'S HANDSOME CUTTERS. vv-n1ll?iS'!JiVlI?iJJm.L?i?i,a V? ,a Lnctc- Market, including PORTLAN T. O-bb.V I'hD CUTTERS. Cull and secure Rargains. A FuUl.lnc et CARRIAGES, PHAETONS, BUGGIES, and Vehicle-, et every description. Repairing ncitly attended te. Reiuetul er etu Motte "OUR WORK SUSTAINS OUR WORD." OFFICE ANI I'AOTOKY: . COR. DUKlE AND VINE STS., LANCASTER, PA. .VI.RAXV and JllSVIiLZASICOVS. OLKK!H!.-A LOT OF ONK AN1 TWO yj Heie Sleigh, in geed condition, ler sale cheap. Can be seen at Shober' Eago Hetel. d-J-MM O'VINTINU. X All kle.il its et Heuse Pulnlinir and Gnilnlne done at the shortest notice and in the best pos sible style. We liuve reduced our urices te $1.73 per day. Shep en Charlette street. eetl2-.1md ALLEN' GUTHRIE & SOS8. I EM OVAL. It SI TNSUKE AVITM THE OLD AND WELL A E Established Agcncvef the Hl'EClAZ. XOTJCJCH. New Jersey Wine. This wine for sickness lias long been !n pop ular favet, hut by no means lnteicating in Utsnatuic. We icier te Speer's Pert Grape Wine, which hits been introduced into the hos pitals ami among the first r.unilies iu Xew Yerk, the principal drug stores iu this cily, by Alfred Specr.et Passaic, X. .1., who has de voted himscir ler many years te the cultiva tion et the Oporto Grape, and the study of fermentations, and producing an article, the medical properties or which are sahl by gen tlemen of reputation te be unsurpassed. Mr. Spccr lennents his wine by a new process, pe culiar te himself, without tin: addition et Migar or spirits. Wc doubt whether there is a vine yard in the old or new world that can yield a wine at all comparable te this in i icfiiiess or delicacy or flavor. All tiret class druggists keep it. Tlie above extract fiem the New Yerk Ifrr Ifrr eld shows the appreciation i:t which Ppecr's wine Is held, abroad. We have drank the wine sind can truthliilly endorse what theabeve ex tract says concerning Its geed qualities. The way In -which it is matured by Mr. Spcer gives itaflncrilayer than any wine we ever drank. Bosten Traveler. TJis wine is endorsed by Drs Alice ami Davis, and ler -ale by II. E. Srlaymakcr. dl-?wd&w liiran Fire Insnrance Ce., OF PHILADELPHIA. ASSETS OVER Eleven Hundred Thousand Dollars. Invested in Safe and Solid Sccuiltlc. KIFE & KAUFMAN, Ne. 10 EAST RING STREET, dli-CimlM.W.SR Second Fleer. SIX HOURS NOTICE! FOR THE XEXT SIX HOURS WE WILL MAKE A SPECIAL EFFORT TO S-UIT AXD PLEASE ALL. AUGUSTUS RHOADS, JEWELER, Me. 20 East Kin-? Street, Luieaster, Pa. CHRISTMAS GOODS, CHRISTMAS GOODS In Ltii-gc Quantities, In Large quantities, Selling at Lew Pi Ices, Slllng at Lew Pi ices. AT GIV LEU. ROWERS .t IirRyr'S, AT GIVLER, ROWERS A HURjT', Xe. -25 East King stieet. Xe. 'i") East King Stieet. Elegant assortment e! Japanese Waie and Leather Geed of almost every de scription. These goods c are ccl'lug at about one-half thu cost of iinpoitatien. We have marked them very low Iu order toclercont the whole let by Chiistu:s Eve. We liavealsO agicat min'ber ei knick 1c racks at ,i very small cost onto! which many .suitable gills cm be selected let Gills ami Reys. Fer Ladies' and Gents' wc.ir We have au endless utsortincntet Ties and Re . Kid Gloves and Caster tlleves. Silk and Linen Handkerchief, Gossamer Water Water Water proels, Silk and Alp.ic. Umbrellas, col cel lars and Cufl"J, &e. We call attention te a few pieces of lll.iek Silk Just le ceived, which we have marked veiy low. TheHC goeils we wairanl net te rael. or break. We invite Special Examination, Wc invite Special Examination, OTeur Goods In Every Department, Ol our Goods iu Ki cry Department, As wc have made Prices EeeediH!;ly Lew. As we have made Prices Excecdlngly Lew. The Qualities et our Goods will be found te be the Rest. The Qualities of our Goods will be found te be the Rest. Rctere Making your Purchases give ns u Call. Ilefere Making your Purchases give ua a Call. NOTE. Wc open te-day, Imcember 2i. another large let of Holiday Novel ties, which wc will eiler at special low prices. Givler, Bewers & Hurst, Ne. 25 Bast Ktijs Street, MRS. M.A. F'DWAKD. linn removed her Millinery Stere te Xe. .VI Went KInir slr.-et where she will be nlcascd te see allliernld ciiHieinei-H. ueiinets. Hats, Ribbons, Latins. teivuis, reamers, r lowers, .c., will cheaper than ever borens. Call and ee uev-H-imd ri'llE EMPORIUM FOR HOLIDAY 1'ltKS X ENTS. Piesents for all ut FREY'S CITY PHARMACY, North Queen, corner Orange I street, Lancaster, Pa. An immense variety of ' Toilet Sets. Ladies' and Gents' Companions, I Ladies' Cabbas, Russia Leather and Seal Skin I Pocket-Reeks, Letter and Card Cases, Fans, ' Cigar Cases, Jfcc. Fine Colognes, Toilet Waters, tlll UIIISN JMHXICS, CC. WCALL AND EXAMINE. T NONsENSt!.. l'AUTIES WHO WANT 1 te keep h drink of pure invigorating Whisky In their houses, should go te Geerge Wall's Southern Exchange Hetel, coriittr.et Seuth Queen and Middle streets. He keeps only the lest brands oriiquer; also, California mid Rlaclcberry Wine, aud Sweet Cider ler Chiistmas. O.vstei ler family use. Egg-neg w ill be served te Ids customers en Christmas lay. ill7,!2,S3,l j ft ts(:j;j.hAi:evs. (1KA1N M'ECULATION T In large or small amounts. tv: n. .niifi" jrnc v.i. suui.K.V CO.. Commission Jier chants, 130-Lu Sidle street. Chicago. III., ler cli nris-ivd nlars rilAICK NOTICE THAT AI.I. TIIK OUT A8,un,l,.n n ""y''I citv tax ler the vear lbSO, new in the hands el the eollectori of the fSlJs.i,..w'?,,,' ,,,' " l'1-'1 en or before WEDNESDAY. THE iyTII DAY OF DECEM BER, A. D., l-(i, as Immediately alter that date the same will be placed in the hands of the city solicitor ter collection. dect-tfd 1HR1KTAIA5 I1.-TS.! ! : be sold ! -"' HOLIDAY BOOKS, HOLIDAY GAMES, HOLIDAY PICTURES,' HOLIDAY GOODS. IN GREAT VARIETI AT L. M. PLYNN'S, Jii. IS WEST KINO STREET. r . - . --, Jjess en tlie amlcvk hnitilimr !.l..,.,f $15,00N), insured for J2,000 in each oft !u loiiewiiix companies : Commercial, Union, Trailcsnian. of Newark ; Queen's, of Kii" land and Plicenix. of Brooklyn. TJie less en stock is 830,000 ; insured for 15,000 in pais, in me ioiiewhij cempanies: Get man, Ameiican, Phoenix of Lon Len Lon eon and Continental $2,500 each ; Queens of England 61,230. The linn beiu; unable iu upen uieirsaie iitrtiier insurance is un known. The origin of the fire is a mys tery. The less of Kebcrt Duncan is slight : insured for perhaps 800. Tlie Constabulary Warned. Londen, Dec. 21. The pelice of Porta Perta down, Ulster, arrested a Heme Itnler named Ueyle, and a number of documents relating te secret societies found upon him have been remitted te Dublin. Jlie inspector general or the Irish constabulary has issued a circular warn ing the police against attempts te decoy them fiem their barracks and reminding them of the precautions necessary te in sure the safety of the barracks and arms. A Leng Lived Legislature. Mexti-ri.ikr, Vt., Dec. 24. The Legis lature, after the longest session en record, adjourned sine die at eleven o'clock this morning. Yesterday's session continued all last night. The bill taxing express and telegraph companies two per cent, en their gross tcccipts passed both branches. A Christmas Conflagration. Five tanks, containing nearly 5,000 gal lons, each, of petroleum, attached te the Seuth Ihoeklyn oil works, Brooklyn, vrcie destroyed by lire this morning. The llamcs accidentally originated from a lamp in the hands of Geerge Hazcldine, engineer of weiks. Less, about 8,000. I'ire in Delaware County. Ciiiti:i:, Pa., Dec. 24. Twenewdwel lings at Rockdale, ewn.cd by Geerge How Hew ard and Jehn Xeal, were burned te the ground last night. Less 3,300 ; no insurance. --THE-- EDITED l'.i PROF. S. S. RATHVON, A GOOD TIME TO SUBSIMIIBE. Tun LNtsTM! Fviruci: will, w it It the .J.itin ary number, lie-in ilsThlileeutii Volume. In a private note te Pief. Ritlueu. Ih.it et ciau n-rienltural editor, .l:i.r Kn-i, r i, Germautewii TeUirttph, .s.iys: 'SUCH a periodical, iiisu.h a fjr.iml aiieu! tural region, should ixeeive net nieiviva piv . us support, but it should lm rciliitinj- ,i solid inconieotsuchpioiiortioiisus'iould ivdeitnd net only te your own lruiils.mii euietuuic nt butbecr.'ilitableti.theiu'ellijreiiieaiidapprL' elation el your (-te.it veiinlv and the common wealth." Subscription Per Year, $1.00. Anmtrss dcc-Hlld.Vw TTOI.IIIAV GOD THE PARMER, Lancaster, Pa. CHINA HALL. WeateOpeiiiu-; Dally New HOLIDAY GOODS HAVILANDCIHNA. MAIOI.IC W'AIJK, r.txti GOOD' G LAs, WAKE, DECORATED CHAMHEU SETS. I'iiie-t.tiu.iliiy ..n.l De. orations LOWEST PRICES. Allet tin and at the 3GIVi: I'S A CALL. fJIUY A POUND OF THE DELICIOUS 8 o'clock Breakfast Coffee. :e:- ATLANTIC AND PACIFIC TEA CO., lit NOKTH QUEEX STItKET, din-tjanl Lancaster, Fa. 7K I . HEAIMJLAIlTiatS FOK 1'UKE CONFEC TIONS FOIt TIIK UOLIDAT.S AT JOSEPH R. ROYEB'S, Cl AXD 152 WEST KING iT. I cm new offer te the trade and public a Urge eteek et Pure Confections et every Mveviiiniifu, m, iiih ,cry urn cm uiurKCL niiet. BRUITS, XUT.-. Ae.. and :i LAKGK STOCK OF TO S of the X KV LT 11 1:-1GX. Iir-c and small Cakes- baked d.iilr. Ice Cie.mi at all times. WEDDINGS AXD PAUTIES iKi:Vi:U AT SflOliT NOTICE. MAIL Oi:iEUs preHiptlr atlcndi d te at the same rate as It iln p-rsen erderin-; were present Iu person. Call and sue my hteck. 43l.cmcuibcr t he pluce 30 AXD 5 WEST KINti .STKEKT. ::I3-3uiiI JOS. K. i:eYi:iC. Shet and Fatally Wounded. AVatlhiiviiy, Conn., Dec. 24. Chief of Police Hayes, of Anseuia, Conn., iu at tempting te an est "Chip" Smith last night, was shot and fatally injured. MAKKJZTS. ! Meiida Oranges. Valencia Oranges, .Solid Sweet White Grapes. 2'J and 23c. per pound : Fine Kaisins, Princess P. S. Almonds, -W mid Tic. per pound ; Cream Nuts, Filberts. English Walnuts, Pecan Nuts, .ShelHiarks, &c. Pure Fresh Mixed Caudy. Crystallized Fruits, Apricots and Cherries. FIN'E FIGSafi'ic. a box. FINE FRENCH PRUNES In Jars, also by the pound. A FULL LINE CANNED FRUIT. CHOICE COFFEES, FINE TEAS, AT D. S. BURSK'S, SO. 17 EAST KING STREET. HOLIDAY GOODS ! AT Widmyer & Ricksecker's. A Large Variety et FOLDING CHAIRS, FOLDING ROCKERS, mjltex nenr akd TA PEHTR mil UXSISLS. FINE EBONY OABLNBT8, PATENT BOOKERS, Perforated and Raten Rockers. FUM k BREXMM. GRAND OPENING OF TOiiiMAe nnnnci Lewcrnriecs than Lry vaiicty ei Mechanical Toys. J VUIIJIWJIJUJUM UVUUUl V hiiver stock llinn ever e er Eve DOLLS! DOLLS! IJOI.I.M I5LOCKS AMI GAMES. Horses, Carls, Wagons, Hcigbs. Velocipedes ami I'icvclcs. useful chistmas presext-j. Elegant CuiTeiv.silvcr plated Knives, biivei platcd Speen, bllver-pliUed Ferks Theabeve reeds are Redders Ac Itmsbest -;oeds, beuirht at u Micrlllcc. and will be -obi vcrv le a. HOUSE rURXIMHNG GOOI). Tin, fcheet lien aid Wee Tun V Uar;aiii. fltlladeipnia market. PniLADSLruiA, December 21. Fleurtlull ami lowerlesell ; supiitlnt! ,!00g;:; 50: extra at e (.riJ i; Ohie and Indiana family 5SU J (i; Peiin'.i Uinily f" iki'i -J7 : Si. Leuis lamily i., .."irt-: Minni -etaextia i.'.oea.l 75 75 deMnilliL iiiteiitiM: Winter patent ; .Viira 7 T-O ; Spring de $.; 7."tt en. I'j u Heur dull at te 25. Wheat uiiseltled and lewer: Ne 2, West in RcilJl 12I 12;; Pcnn'u, Red und Amber $i iiqi vy.. Cern dull and v.-eaker;slennicrS2KiS.,Sc;yeI-lew 53Jf?.-Jc ; mixed. 53Je. O.Us easier and dull ; Ne. 1 WhItu4Sc: Ne. 2 de 4G 17c : Ne. S de at 4riJc ; Ne. 2 Mix ed VtQi'tiK. nye nun ut :,. Previsions market and prices dull; mess perk old, $! 00I3 30 ; new. U 7."il. Oil ; beet uiitiid J13 (Kigia rnj ; Indian m.t bee I Sl .VI; R.ieen smoked shoulder .Vc ; salt de Ikli't'ie ; smoked hams OKMleUe tii.iri..ii hams fttt'JJic. Lar.l dull; eily kettle itgflc : loee butchers Sc ; prime steam $S t5. ISuttcrmaiket dull ami generally rcuker; Creamer ex'ia 31e; de jteimI te choice MfiSic ; Dradrerd county and New Verlc extra, tubs. iJsraaic : tii kin'-, HQ2Te ; Western reserve t-x-tin 'JSg.-Kt: : de soed te choice ISQlMc; Rolls dull, and fancy lets scarce ; Penn'a Extra 20 2.1c ; W stern Reserve extra 20i!l. Emis scarce and 11 rut; Penn'a 40c ; Westein S,'Jt:i7c. Chce-e firm but steady; New Yerk lull cream at i;!J,c ; Western full cream liy.u ; de t lir te s-oed HQIic ; de halt sUIm-10-JUJc;PadoleIlc. Pet i eleum dull : lcflned at !ic. Whisky weak at $1 16. Seed Geed te prime clever dull f'fiBS; r i.ix'Hv.t nominal at f 1 ill :r. HIGH & MARTIN, 15 EAST KING STREET. Anctien ! Auction ! H.L.ZAHM&CO JEWELRY ' STORE. Every itllirnoen and evenim: Is all sold iintilthesteck Elegant Watches, RRACBLKTn, CHAIN.-. NECKLACES. JEWELRY, PLATED WARE. KNIVES FORKS AND hPOONS, -elliii-runil will be .old POSlTIVELTi willi- out leserve. Ti e Fixtures te be sold a! I l.'e tli.-e and the -.store will li,; l'in-.Vui in,i 1, IS'!. or s.iii- AI'RII, WM, MI.LLA1I dceU-lm.ll I'RopRiirreii. NlCV." IO!lK. Western dull ne ut Gieut Fill & B reneman's, Hrcat Sleve ami Heater Stere, 152 North Queen Street, bA.NXASTEU. PA. FOOT-RESTS, ROOT-BOXES GLASSES. and LOOKING CHILDREN'S BOOKERS, AND TABLE CHAIRS, PARLOR SUITS, CIIAMIIER SUITS, DIN ING ROOM FURNITURE. S. E. COR. BAST KING AND DUKE STS., LANCASTER, PA. diVlOJuU ice, the Cheapest, Simple st and Rest in the Market. Made el Wulnut, Meulding thiuu ami four inches wide, and New Pnttct ns. U'e have them thirteen dltrurcnt wuj, and . eiy low in pi ice. FINE EIIONY AND WALNUT CURTAIN POLKS, with Crass Rings, End and Rratkct--. AH Walnut and Ash Poles complete. Plain Window Shades, All Coleraaud VMdtfjk. Ilellauiln, Paper Cur tains, FixtuieV.FWBpilt.Cei-i!". Tassels. Loens. Picture Nails, Tassel lioek.i, ,tc. Opening almost daily New fet lm of WALL PAPER, FOR THE COMING -l'RlNG. PHARES W. FRY, Ne. 57 NORTH QUEEN ST. New Verk .'Market. December 21. Fleurfettle and stremrU' In bnverM' t.-ivni-- . ... ... . '. .. - - ........ nnjieriine seue at ri K)?3 75 ; extra de ft (J I ."Mi ; choice, de H Zffir, 0) : t.mey de .". UVij-CIO: leiiiui hoop Ohie f4 23.-. -nichfilf-e ileat f."i30g;(J ".; Miperllue ivestern etOOS 7"; co. .uii. mi iu gemi extra no ?llW(t4!CJ; choice de f." 00Qi; .",( ; choice white wheat de .' m ftij 0); benliie.ru quiet and heavy; common te fair extra f 1 u."i3." !.'; t;oe.l te clieici- de jr. 30 G e'l. Wheat lifTdKc lower and he.ivv. ; Ne. 1 While Jan. 1 Sl4jl -iiii : de 3Iay $1 1GJ1 1514 : Ne. -. ,:V.1' 'l!,lIS- ' 'i'1 13 ' ' Kt-b ' WSl V,H; de March $1 17M&1 20 ; de Mav 1 ID?;. Cern MQYji: lewer.dull : Mixed wt-Mrn spot, utMi'iSc: de lutiiri!UtS5iS7c. 0.itsi(j5c lower; Ne.2.!an 4Pe; state ii-U ic: Wi -tein 4ll- Stock .HarKet. Nkv Yeiik Stocks. Stocks active and strong- y Kl', Meney..., Erie R. !lt .lfr.I.l...... W tt. I U t'K.t Michigan Cent. R. It i'lih Chicago a y. w i2;,j; 12s Chicago, .M & St. V. .112 111J I Ian. A,- St. .1. Cem Se 4lJi " ' l"ld....ll lei Teledo & Wabash OI1I0& Misslsslid St. Leuis. I. M. & S. R Ontario and Western. 31s C. C. I. C. K. R New Jersey Central.. Sl Del. & Hudsen Canal He;.. Im1cK-.& Western .... Western Union Tel... K December 21. A. K. A. M. P. K. 1 M. P. Sf . 10.SO 11:50 1:00 l:lu ;:.,, 4 -:; 3 SI 524 I'ucillc Mail S. S. Ce. American VS. Tel. Ce. Union Paeltlc Kansas & Texas New Yerk Central.. Adams Express.... Illinois Central Cleveland & Pitts.. Chicago & Reck I..., Pittsburgh & Ft. W. Philadelphia. Stocks flun. Pennsylvania U. It.., Phil'a. & Reading... Lehigh Valley , Lehiuh Navigation. Northern Paeillc Cem 33 " " l'd . li Pitts., TituiV'c Ji... Northern Central ... Phil'a it Erie It. It... Northern Penn'a 11 n. It. It's efN J.... Hcstenvillc Pass Central Trans. Ce.... SI MYi 148 mi 122AJ 12; 1215 C3.HG1X y 57 3 ni 18 'VA S3Yt 64M 1-:V' 11 JiSTVRTA IMi:XI. lULTON OI'F.I.'A IIOIISK. ANTHONY & ELLIS, - - M x.-.r.,. ONE WEEK ONLY: tOMME-CUMI MONDAY, DECEMBER 27, AXD fi.l TL'iDA Y MA TIXKK. THE GREAT AND ONLY HARTZ AND 1KAM COHISfXATIOX. PROF. PARK Eitaml his ive:id:rliil DegClieus. AL. DUNCAN, Ventrlle'iui.il Comedian. FRANK L A WION. The Inimitable Favorite. CARRIE HART. Vocalist. MISS MARY MITCHELL, Cialrvevatit. PROP. FRANK VIUKERY. PI inNt. Elegant Present-) gtvru aay at each p r r fermance. POPULAR PRICE.-. A DM IS-ION, - - - SSftfBCiH, According te Location. Scats secured nltlieut Office. extra e!i:ugu at Rei di- Old foil SAt.il OK MIST. 1'obacce wAit::inusi-.H vei: kiint; JL Twe Warehouses nr ar Reading It. It. De pot, 'im Teet, Hern Januarv 1. 111. Apply te A. W. UUfc.sEL, 22 East King Stieet. Alse, for sale house anil lets en easy terms. dIS-iwdced "UTIT PKOPKKTV AT I'KIVATG J The undersigned eirei s at private mi'c sal;:. ti..- residence new occupied bv !ii:uatNe.4 tent!i Lime street. Tlie heti-e floats i'j feet, mere or less, and exlcndy in depth !'.r: feet, te the Zieu Lutheran cl-urch. tin the south siji. or the house is a private alley. The lieit-e ennteins seven laipe rooms, isneu-lviiaintedaiid paper ed, and has gas in every room in the hoi:-e. In the yard are choice giape vin. -:!, .1 imit tice-i. The property is vcrv iliiribivlie-:ite. :i:ui will lie "Old Ht a iea-ei!.ib;e pi ice -O-tUl PlIILi. ieLR-Oil,