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LOCAL MENTION.
The Wwthfr.
For the Districtof Columbia. Maryland. Dela
ware ami Virginia, rain. turning into snow,
colder, wind* becoming high; northwesterly
gaies ou the coast.
Cold Wave Coming.
Omen or the Chief Signal OrncEB. Wash
ington. D. C.. Feb. 18, 1889. ?Hoist cold ware
signal: temperature will fall to al>out 30 de
gree* by 8 a. m. Feb. 19. Still colder weather
to follow.
Grand Bargain* To-morrow.
Tch>at. Feb. 19. at The Fair,
HIS Tth at. n.w.
3 boxes toothpicks for 5c.
<)'ir mammoth toilet soap only 3c. a cake; no
?tore than 5 cakes to a customer.
Crystal glass spoon-holders only 3c.
5-prong towel racks only 3c.
H-quart sheet-iron drip-pans only 7c.
7-pin folding hat racks only 4c.
Decorated Japanese tea-pots only 12c.
Handsome decorated oat-meal bowls only 9c.
Handsome 7-inch crystal glass dishes only 7c.
C good crystal glass goblets for 35c.
6-ribbed crystal glass tumblers for 17c.
Large size Japanned chamber pails for 15c.
Assorted colors Japanned foot-tubs for 25c.
Extra large china slop jars only 89c.
Polished striped wood salt boxes only 22c.
6 decorated Japanese cups and saucers for
tic.
A bucket. 50 clothespins, a large scrub-brush
and bottle of Chinese blueing for 29c.
White feather ostrich dusters, sizes 10 to 18.
worth from $1 to $1.75 each, your choice for
49c.
We call your attention to our immense line
of dinner and tea sets combined, ranging in
prices from #11.48 to *49.98.
Handsome French china band-painted tea
sets. 56 pieces, onlv #6.89. worth $10.
Decorated chamber sets, new shapes and de
signs, in prices from $1.98 to $25.
The Fair. 812 7th st n.w.
Remember, 812 7th st. n.w.
Read 8. H. McClobkt's advertisement in
another column.
A Bio Drive in chamois this week, at
Mektz's Drug Store,
1014 F street.
Frankfort sausages and elegant sugar-cured
hams for inauguration sandwiches, at lowest
prices, at Otto Ruppert's. 91, 92 and 93 Center
market. 7th st. wing.
C. P. Corset*. M. C. Whelas. 1205 F st.
Ten pounds good beef for 50c. at New York
Market, 3d street and Indiana avenue.
( an y as Cots, with pillow attached. 90c.. at
Bisoletos A Fletcher's.
R. Goldschmid, 1007-1009 F st. n. w.
A special sale of useful goods that is bound
to create great interest will be offered for to
morrow only at most extraordinary low prices.
26-iuch line gloria silk umbrellas, paragon
frame, with gold handles, $1.25; 28-incn. $1.48.
26-inch fast dye satine umbrellas, with oxi
dized silver handles, only 98 cts.; 28-inch, $1.28.
Pie-plates, tirst quality. 4 for 5 cts.
1 each Japanneu-footed chamber pail and
oval foot-tub only 48 cts.
Striped-wood salt-boxes only 5 cts.
Colored glass individual butters, 1 ct. each.
2.500 hard-wood tooth-picks for 2 cts.
#8.98 will buy a hundsonje decorated English
china dinner set containing 115 pieces.
R. Goldschmid superior cloudy ammonia
only 5 cts. a large bottle.
English decorated china oat-meal sets. 3
pieces, only 38 cts.
Nickeliue dust-pan with brush only 18 cts.
6 each Japanese cups and sancers. 1 teapot
and 1 tray, only 68 cts.
#19.98 will buy a handsome hand-painted
porcelain dinner set containing 127 pieces.
Turkey-feather dusters only 6 cts.
Handsome rattan baby carnages, upholstered
in silk plush and satine parasol, ouly $8.28.
$2.98 will buy a hand-painted American china
chamber set.
N. B.?Money refunded if goods are not sat
isfactory. at R. Goldschmid.
1007-1009 F st n. w.
Bargains is Whisp Brooms, at ^
Mertz's Drug Store. 1014 F street.
Tex Pounds good corned beef 50c., at Jfew
York Market. 3d street and Indiana avenue.
Hams. pork, sausage, etc.. for the elite at
Otto Ruppert's, 91. 92 and 93 Center market.
7th st. wing.
One Minute Coffee and Tea.?Frank Ricker
will continue the grand free exhibition until
March 4 of his "One Minute" Coffee and Tea
Pots, with G. G. Cornwell A Son's pulver
ized coffee and tea at the Palace Grocery Store
of Messrs. G. G. Cornwell A Sox, 1412 aiid 1414
Pennsylvania avenue. All are invited to sample a
cup and see the greatest revolution of the 19th
century. They save you one-half and make
coffee und tea 50 per cent better than any other
method.
Two asd a half pounds steak for 25c. at New
York Market, 3d street and Indiana avenue.
Insurance effected on the lives of men and
women by
Thos. P. Morgan, Jr..
1314 F street, np stairs.
Superfluous Hairs destroyed by electric
needle. Mrs. Dr. Gabriel. 1321 G st. n.w.
High-Grade Oysters. Terrapin, and Canvass
Back. Hotel Johnson Cafe.
Kooper's "Hair Success" will cure dandruff.
:e 50c. Mertz's Drug Store. 1014 F st.
Baker's Norwegian Cod Liveu Oil
Prevents, controls, and enres consumption. To
insure success insist on Baker's Oil.
Jno. C. Baker A Co., Philadelphia.
6 Rogers Bros'. Triple-Plated Knives
only #1.*. J. W. Schaefer A Bro..
1020 7th st. n.w.
Fink Butter. Fine Butter.
J as. F. Oyster.
Main office?Pa. avenue and 9th street.
Market stands?9th street wing Center Market.
Finney's Compound Syrup of Buchu, posi
tive cure for all diseases of the kidneys, blad
der and urinary organs. 7th and I sts. n.w.
(Jo to Jno. R. Kelly.Center Market, for Wash,
ingtou dressed beef. Corned beef a specialty.
Decorated Chamber Set with jar to match,
only #4.96. J. W. Schaefer A Bro..
1020 7th st n.w.
Buy Youb Coal, Coke and Wood from John
son Brothers, the leading tirai in the Dis
trict.
Use Docolass Emulsion of Pure Norwegian
Cod Liver Oil. It is the best. Mertz's Drug
Store, 1014 F st
To Housekeepers
that want to buy Furniture. Carpets. Oil-Cloths.
Mattings. Rugs. Ac. Go to the largest instal
ment house in the city. Special inducements
to cash buyers, at J. G. Slaters,
310 and 312 Penn. ave s. e., Capitol Hill.
Try the celebrated Wilson Whisky at C. C.
Bryan's, 1413 New York ave. n.w.
6 Tkaspimjns. Kogers Bros', celebrated plated
Ware, A 1. only $1.50.
J. W. Schaefer A Bro.,
1020 7th st n.w.
CTTY ANDISTRICT.
AMI 8KMKKTS TO-NIGHT.
National.?London Gaiety Company.
Albaugh's.?-'The Henrietta."
Vniversalist CuiKt h. - Delsarte Soiree.
Harris'.?"My Partner."
-Shiloh" Panorama.?The Midgets.
Kebnan's. ?Variety.
Central Hall, l'rof. Carpenter.
Globk.?Variety.
A Notable Anniversary.
tn OBDEB OF KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS TO CELK
BBATE its TWENTY-FIFTH BIRTHDAY.
To-morrow evening Knights of Pythias all
the world over will celebrate the twentv-tifth
anniversary of the foundation of the order,
which had its birth in this city. The first lodge
was established here on February 19.1864. with
a membership of five?Justus H.Rathbone. W.
H. Burnett. E. S. Kimball. D. L. Burnett and
R. H. Champion. The four first-named are
alive and in this city, but Mr. Hath bone is the
only one still a member of the order. Mr.
Champion is dead. Mr. Rathbone. who is a
clerk lu the War de|>artment was the founder
of the society and the author of its ritoaL
It now has a membership of 250,000. In this
citv there is now a grand lodge, thirteen sub
ordinate lodges, four sections of the endow
ment rank * insurance), and two divisions of
the uniform rank.
To-morrow evening the grand lodge will be
escorted bv the kmgbta to Assembly Presbvte
rian church, where the Rev. George O. Little
will conduct appropriate services. A banquet
at the National Rifles' armory will close the
days' celebration in this city.
Mabblaob Licensbb.?Marriage licenses have
been issued by the clerk of the court to George
E. Heath. Ir., and Anna Rosa Jones, both of
Ashland. Han over county, Va.; Richard Bur
dett and Maggie J. Ingleheart both of Alexan
dria, Va.; Tommie Parrish and Mrs. Henrietu
Hnssill. both of Richmond. Va.
CONDKN9KD IiOCALS.
Fully 500 people will visit the city this week
on the occasion of the Br.ioklyn Baptist*'
young people'* excursion. They will arrive in
time for W ashington * birth-day and will leave
Sunday night.
At the annual meeting of the Meridian clnb,
Saturday night, the following board of govern
ors was elected for the ensuing year: Messrs.
McCalmont, Legare. Chilton. Blair and Orper:
?Government by the people" waa the subject j
of an address by Dr. J. A. Woodburn Saturday
evening in the rooms ot the Y. M. C. A. build
f he national assembly of American wheel
men meet in New York city to-day. Among
the delegates are Geo. S. Atwater. chief con
sul. of this city.
Saturday afternoon Washington Diggs found
a dead infant on 19th street, between Virginia
avenne and D street.
Daniel Boyd, a colored man, sixty-five years
old. waa in a store, 315 13>ji street Saturday
night, and fell to the tloor as he was making
some purchases and immediately expired. It
is thought thut death was the result of heart
disease.
The will of the late Charles E. Kelson, filed
to-day, leaves his estate to his wife.
At a special meeting of the Irish-American
club last week the club's contribution to the
Parnell defense fund waa swelled to *107,
which has been forwarded to Bev. Charles
O'Reilly. treasurer of the league in Amcrica,
at Detroit.
In the case of Mary Ann Baker against
Charles Baker, in which a decree of divorce
with alimony was granted Dec. 15th last. Judge
Cox has made an order directing the pay
ment of alimony by defendant or his commit
ment in default for contempt.
In the Criminal Court Saturday. W. H. Dade,
convicted of the embezzlement of seven bush
els of oats, was called for sentence. After
some discussion the court set aside the ver
dict.
In the case of Joseph R. Washington, indicted
for presenting false affidavit in a pension case,
the death of tne defendant was suggested in
the Criminal Court Saturday and the case
abated. ' I
Dr. J. A. Woodburn, of Johns Hopkins uni- [
versitv. lectured at Yonng Men's Christian
association gymnasium hall Satiu day evening
on "Government by tlie people."
The bill of exceptions in the cage of Mary J.
McBride. convicted of house burniug. was
handed down by Judge Montgomery to-day.
and on these the case will go to the Court in
General Term.
Mr. Frank Oaks Rose entertained a large
audience at the National theater last night
with an illustrated lecture on the portions of
London made familiar by Dickens. Mr. Rose's
talk was followed with deep interest.
Incident un 9 Street Car.
A LADY IS ACCOSTED BY A STRAXOER IS THE DAY
TIME.
Miss Allen, who lives on Q street northwest.
was on an Avenue car yesterday about 4 o'clock
with her aunt en route to East Washington to
visit some friends. A man entered, and. tak
ing his seat opposite, began to smile and bow
to the young lady in a very familiar manner.
She noticed at first a resemblance of a man
of her acquaintance, named Webster, but not
having seen him for some time, hesitated
about speaking. Finally led to believe by the
continued attention of the man it was her ac- |
quaintance returned his bow. Whereupon he
came over and took his seat beside her and
began a conversation. She asked immedfately
if he was Col. Webster, to which he replied:
"No I am not Col. Webster, but you call at the
hotel this evening and send your name up
to Mr. Cole, and that will be all right." The
young lady promptly told him he had made a
mistake, and ttirned her back upon him and
began conversation with her aunt. The man
got out and went into the hotel mentioned just
as the car was passing that place, which was
immediately after the conversation. It is
likely this is the same tall man with reddish
gray whiskers referred to in The Star a few
days ago as accosting young ladies from
Georgetown.
The Hebrew Relief Society.
liberal subscriptions to help the poor.
The annual report of the officers of the
Hebrew relief society was read at the Eighth
street synagogue yesterday morning in the
preserfce of a large number of Hebrew citizens.
The report stated that by exercising care and
circumspection the funds on hand were made
to meet all proper calls for relief up to date,
but that the resources of the society remaining
would be absorbed by the payment of coal bills
already contracted. The total amount col
lected by the society last year was $590.50, to
which was added $17.26, turned over by the
old board, making ?607.81. The society ex
pended. for charity, in cash, ?326.20; for coal,
?213.50; for postage and printing, 83; a total of I
?544.40. leaving a balance of ?63.11 in the J
treasury. The number of cases relieved by
money donations was 121, the sums given rang
ing from ?30 to 50 cents. The average dona
tion to each person was ?2.90. The following
officers were elected for the ensuing year:
Heurv King. jr.. president; Louis Rosenberg,
treasurer; Lewis Abraham, secretary, and [
Abraham Fisher. Max Kaufman and W. Nord
linger. directors. A subscription wai started,
resulting in the immediate contribution of I
several hundred dollars.
In Memory of Judge Merrick.
ACTIOS OF THE district supreme court to-day.
In the Court in General Term this morning,
all the justices present, District-Attorney Hoge,
in a neat and appropriate address, presented
to the court the resolutions adopted at the
meeting of the 9th inst. in respect to the
memory of the late Justice Merrick He said 1
that it was fit and proper that the resolutions
should be spread upon the minutes of the court I
in which there were so many evidences of his 1
work, of his integrity, his justice, his learning.
He moved that the resolutions be spread upon
the minutes of the court.
Chief Justice Bingham said the resolutions
mauifest and express, so far as may be by acts
and words, the esteem and affection of the bar
for their deceas?d friend, the late Justice Mer
rick. and their sorrow at his demise. The reso
lutions thus recorded will convey to future
generations in language well chosen and truth
ful in knowledge of the many virtues and great J
ability which characterized "him as a man, law
yer. legislator, and jurist. "For the associates
of the deceased on the bench who survive him,
I am sure that I may say for one and all that the
resolutions receive their sincere and unquali
fied indorsement, and that they experienced a
double bereavement in the loss of a dearly- j
beloved friend and an honest, faithful, learned,
and able associate in the discharge of the du
ties imposed on the justices of this court. In
intercourse with his brethren of the bench his
equanimity, affability, and geniality never for
sook him. His loss will long be deeply de
plored by the bench and bar of this community
and the country, nor will it be easy to fill the
position which our brother in life occupied and
adorned as a justice of this court. The order
is made as requested by the honorable district
attorney, that the resolutions be spread in full
upon the records of this court."
The Federal Bar Association.?The annual
meeting of the Federal Bar Association was
held Saturday at Welcker's. Officers were
elected as follows: President. John W. Doug
lass; vice-president, William E. Earle; treasurer,
John S. Blair; secretary, George A. King; ex
ecutive council. William W. Belknap, Charles
King. Alex, Porter Morse. George P. Goff and
Jooeph K. McCammou. A collation was served
at the close of the business meeting.
The Catholic University's Rules.- A Rome
special to the New York Catholic J'wn says:
i The statutes of the new Catholic university at
Washington, formulated by the American
bishop* and brought here by Bishop Keane,
are being examined by a commission of cardi- [
uals. The members of the commission are 1
< 'ardinal Simeoni. prefect of the sacred congre- |
gation of l'ropagtndi. as president. Cardinal
I-aurenzi. Cardinal Schiaffino. Cardinal Van
nutelli and Cardinal Mazzella. The latter is an
American citizen and was for sometime a pro- I
feasor at Woodstock, Md.
To Pray roa the New Admixmtratios.?A
union prayer-meeting will be held on the
afternoon of March 3. at the Memorial Luthe
ran church, when prayers will be offered for
the new administration. It has been the cus
tom for some years past to hold such meetings
in this church.
A Female Walkimu Match.?A walking
match between twenty young women began at
the New York avenne rink at 1 o'clock this
afternoon. Among the starters were "I.ady
Macbeth." with a record of 300 miles in 60
hours; also Louise Maroni, winner of the
Derby cup.
' I ?
We Call Attextio* to the report of the
Equitable Life Asaurauce society printed in
to-day's paper. The popularity of the local
management of this rreat institution under
Messrs. Bowes A Hall Is showu from the fact
that our citizens made application for over two
snd one-half millions of insurance during the
past year. This certainly exhibits a growing
interest in the subject of first-class life aHsur
ance on the part of our people equal to that of
any other community in the country. Most of
our wealthy business men carry large policies
in the Equitable, and thousands carry policies
of amounts ranging from one to ten thousand
loliars. We commend this prompt-paying in.
1 stitution to our readers. ?
CONGREGATIONAL* CHURCH RS.
The Conference to Assemble in Tbls City
To-morrow.
The fifth conference of the Congregational
churches of Maryland. Virginia and the Dis
trict of Columbia will meet in the Lincoln
Memorial church, corner 11th aud ft streets
northwest, to-morrow afternoon at 2 o'clock.
Ministers from these sections, attended by
three delegates from each church, will attend.
Among those who have signified their intention
of coming are Revs. }. W. Jo ties.* W. Thomp
son. J. K. Mason, D. D.; F. W. Tuckerman. 8.
N. Brown. B. N. Seymour. C. H. Smalls. 8. M.
Newman. I). D.; G. W. Moore. W. C. Scofield.
D. D. The following churches will be repre
sented: Falls church. Va.; Frostburg. Md.;
First and Second churches. Baltimore. Md.;
Herndon, Va.; First TabernHcle, Plymouth.
Fifth. Mount Pleasant, and Lincoln Memorial
churches. Washington. Following is the pro
gram for the day:
Afternoon session: 2-3?Devotional service,
led by Rev. J. K. Mason. D. D.. with short ser
mon by Rev. Sterling N. Brown. 3-8:10?Busi
ness. 3:10-3:40?Reports from the churches.
3:40 -4:30?Discussion, to be opened with twenty
minute address by Rev. C. H. Small: "What
entertainments are proper and advisable to be
given by the church, looking to its spiritual
growth?-' Followed by general discussion.
4:30:5?Question boi.
Evening session: 7:30-7:46?Devotional ex
ercises. conducted by Rev. B. N. Seymour.
7:45-8:45?Discussion, in twenty-minute ad
dresses. on Congregationalism.* a. Its two
cardinal principles, independency aud fellow
ship; Rev. W. W. Patton. D. D.. president How
ard university, b. Its business methods; G.
A. L. Merrifield, esq. c. Its ndaptibilitv; Rev.
Wm. C. Scofield. 8:45-9:30- Address by Rev.
A. F. Beard, D. D.. secretary of the American
missionary association.
Transfers of Real Kstate.
Deeds in fee have been filed as follows: ,T. H.
Reisinger to J. O. P. Reisinger. snb 490. pt. 52.
sq. 358; f ?. Same to J. G. Reisinger. subs 50
and pt. 52, do.; $?. Henrietta L. King to J.
D. Coughlon. property in deed recorded in J. A.
8.141; $ -. M. G. Emery to sume. same prop
erty; &?. J. D. Coughlon to Henrietta L.
King, same property; $? C. Werner to C. C.
Adams, sub 12. ?q. 484: $3,525. Meyer Loeb to
GeorgieT. Staley. lot 5. sq. 834; 41.490. Chas.
Willing et al., trustees, to George E. Mitchell,
lot 3, sq. 723; $1,960. R. C. Mangum to M.
Begler, pt. 16, Bq. 898; $2,550. May A. Marr to
Annie Scheszer. sub 38, sq. 597: $?. J. O.
Johnson to C. G. Ringwalt. lot 19, blk. 22,
Brookland; $450. B. F. Leighton to Adeline
Payne, lot 17, blk. 21, do.; $450. B. F. Leigh
toti et al. to H. von Bayer, lots 18 and 19,
blk. 25, and 1, blk. 24. Brookland; $750. J.
D. McChesney to J. C. \Silson, lot 22, res. B;
8?. J. C. Wilson to Lillian F. Stott, same
property; $?. B. F. Leighton et al.. trustees,
to B. A. Clarke, lots 20 to 22. blk. 25. Brook
land: $625. G. L. Baldwin to S. Bierber, un
divided fifth lot 1, sq. 919; $H00. A. Clark to
Sarah B. Norton, pt. 7, sq. 211: $3,000. B. R.
Catten to B. H. Warner, sub 25. sq. 345; $?.
H. Page to H. H. Gray, lot 7 blk. 22. Brookland;
$460. J. F. Batchelder to W. Redman, sub 114,
Lanier Heights; $1,200. Jane Farnham. jr.,
trustee, to John Lane, subs 20 to 26. sq. 640;
$7,980.70. Columbus Alexander to W. O. Alex
ander, lot 2, sq. 100; $?. F. L. Campbell to
C. H. Small, sub 131, Mt. Pleasant; $2,000. G.
Recar to Laura C. Atwell. pts. 15 and 16, B. A
H.'s addition to West Washington; $2,000. J.
C. Wilson to Cecelia Holland et al., subs A and
D. sq. 100; $7'J0. P. Guigon to A. Christie, pt.
M. Frederick's sub; $3,000. J. G. Reisinger to
J. H. Reisinger, sub 50 and pt. 51, sq. 107; $?.
The New Department Officers.
INSTALLATION EXEHCI8ES AT O. A. H. HALL SATUR
DAY MIGHT.
The annual installation of officers of the
Grand Army of the Republic took place Satur
day night at Grand Army hall. Gen. S. 8. Bur
dett officiating. CoL W. 8. Odell, the newly
elected commander of the department of the
Potomac, made a happy speech: after which
the first general orders were read, announcing
the following appointments: Assistant adjutant
general, C. II. Ingram; assistant quartermaster
general. Charles Matthews; inspector. James
W. Butcher; judge advocate. Fred. Brackett:
chief mustering officer. James E. McCabe; chief
aide-de-camp, John F. Vinal.
The orders stated that the "headquarters
nights'' will be Mondays. Wednesdays and Fri
days. and that comrades are cordially requested
to visit headquarters early and often.
Representative Johnston, of Indiana, was
present and addressed the meeting.
The officers installed were: Commander.
William S. Odell; senior vice-commander,
James M. Pipes; junior vice-commander, Solo
mon E. Faunce; medical director. Henry A.
RobbiuB. M. D.; chaplain. Rev. Samuel Kramer;
council of administration. Lewis K. Brown. N.
D. Adams. William M. Potter. Charles King.
George H. French; representatives to the
national encampment. Tnomag H. McKee. at
large?Benjamin M. Elliott, James W. Butcher;
alternates. Nathan B. Prentice, George H.
Cooper, Charles King.
After the exercises Gen. Burdett presented a
fine portrait to the department of Charles P.
Lincoln, the retiring commander.
They Want to Get the Monet.?Mr. F. H.
Mackey has. for Samuel Cox. Amerieus Davis
and otiiers. filed a bill against John H. Walter,
B. L. Walker, and others, asking that certain
propertv be declared held in trust for complain
ants. "fhev allege that they were induced by
defendants to believe that their interests as
heirs of the late Richard Young, in fifty-two
Eieces of property, near Lincoln park, were of
ut little value, and in December, 1986, and
February, 1887. they conveyed their interests
(four-tifthsl to defendants for $750. believing
that they were getting full value. They assert
that they were then deceived; that the price
was grossly inadequate, and that they had a
clear title to the propertv. worth about $50,000.
Ab most of the property has been sold, and the
proceeds reinvested by defendants, they pray
that the property in which the proceeds nave
been reinvested be declared held in trust for
the benefit of complainants.
Failed to Aobee.? Saturdav afternoon Chief
Justice Bingham, holding the Circut Court,
division No. 1, discharged the jurv in the case
of Taulman et al. agt. Robs, on which they had
deliberated for twenty-seven hours and failed
to agree upon a verdict. This was a contro
versy between cousins, and three acres of land
near Glenwood, valued at about $70,000. were
involved. This propertv was in the name of
D. T. Taulman and deeded by him to his son,
John D., and both died shortly afterward. The
others of the family claimed that the convey
ance should be set aside, as D. T. Taulman
was mentally incompetent to make a valid deed
at the time.
Louw James and His Wife Sepaiiate.?
Louis James and Marie Wainwright are no
longer living together as man and wife, and if
there were any doubts that their announced
intention to separate professionally at the end
of the present season was due to domestic
differences, these doubts are now set at rest.
Mr. James (the well-known actor, who is a na
tive of this city.) is said to have discovered
recentlv that he had lost his wife's affections,
and a mutual agreement to separate was at
once made. Marie Wainwright was the wife of
a man named Slaughter when she went on the
stage. When playing at the Boston museum
she became acquainted with James, and the
acquaintance soon ripeued into love. Mr.
Slaughter's suspicions were aroused, aud hav
ing learned facts which convinced him of his
wife's unfaithfulness, he procured a divorce.
James and Mrs. Slaughter were then married.
Marie Wainwright James is a grandaughter of
the late Bishop Wainwright, of the Protestant
Episcopal church, and a near relative of Com
modore Trion, of the United States navy. She
has planned to spend the summer in Europe.
Troy, N. Y., workmen are indignant because
gangs of Italians were pnt to work on Saturday
excavating for the new gnn factory at Water
vliet arsenal.
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phosphate powdar. StM jHly m cant. Boxai. Bak
nut rowvu Co.. 100 Wall street. K. X. Jul2
LINCOLN AND HAMLIN.
The Surviving Member of the Ticket
Tells a Eucher Story.
Hannibal Hamlin's Speech in Chicago.
Firat. allow me to state that the first intima
tion that I had that I wan to be placed upon
the ticket with Abraham Lincoln came to me
tnrough the lips of Schuyler Colfax. I wa?
playing a pleasant game of eucher in my room.
My colleague. Senator Fcssenden; Senator
Grimes, of the state of Iowa, and a member of
the House from Maine constituted the party;
and we were smoking our cigars, as I was just
now when you deprived me of smoking mine
quietly, when there was a tramping of feet in
the corridors of the Washington hotel, where
I was tarrying, a loud rap at the door, and the
abrupt entrance of Schuyler Colfax at the
head of the procession, which approached and
addressed me rs the Viee-I'resident of the
United States. Well, now, my friends. I held
in my hand at that instant the most magnifl*
cent lone hand you ever saw. I held the best
cards- both bowers and an ace and another
ace: and don't you think that barbarous crowd
burst in upon me and
I LOST MY LOSE HAND.
, W ell, I seized npon my chair in an uplifted
position, and said to Schuyler Colfax: "Clear
out of this room! You have despoiled a lone
hand in eucher. and you have brought me 110
fitting return." Why. I had no more idea of
having the nomination to that office than I had
of being struck bv lightning. Well, that was
1 the first stop. ^ The next was after election.
After the election President Lincoln kindly in
j vited me to meet him at the Tremont House,
of this city. He kindly fixed the time so that
I it would accommodate me to meet him here,
and for me to depart from this city to Wash
ington to be present at the opening of Con
gress. I met him at the Tremont House. I
arrived upon the day named. I reported my
self at the office and I inquired if the Presi
dent-elect. Mr. Lincoln, was present in the
house. I was told that he was. I sent him my
card, and immediately I was invited to hia
room. I repaired to the room, the door was
opened by the serv ant, and there was President
Lincoln. He approached me with his ex
tended hand, to which I tendered mine, and
that was the first shake of the hand between us
on earth.
Addison on Woman Suffrage.
HOW THE ESSAYIST M1XULED COMPLIMENT AND
PROPHECY.
From Macmillan's Magazine.
Addison alone has hit upon the one argu
ment most likely to give the female politician
pause. "A man is startled." he has written (in
The Freeholder, No. 26) "when he sees a
pretty bosom heaving with such party rage
as is disagreeable even in that sex which is of
a more course and rugged make. And yet
such is our misfortune that we sometimes see
a pair of stays ready to burst with sedition, and
hear the most masculine passions expressed in
the sweetest of voice." And again (in No. 38 of
the same paper): ' There is nothing which
makes the sex more unamiable than party
rage. The finest woman in a transport of
fury loses the use of her face. The
most endearing of our beautiful fellow
subjects are those whose minds are the least
embittered with the passions and prejudices of
either side, and who discover the native sweet
ness of the sex in every part of their conversa
tion and behavior. A lovelv woman, who then
flourishes in her innocence" and good humor
amid that mutual spite and rancor which pre
vail among her exasperated sisterhood, appears
more amiable by the singularity of her charac
ter. and may be compared with Solomon's
bride, to 'a lily among thorns.' A stateswoman
is as ridiculous a creature as a cotquean (i. e.
a man who busies himself with women's duties)!
Each of the sexes should keep within its par
ticular bounds and content themselves to excel
within their respective districts. When Venus
complained to Jupiter of the wound she had
received in battle, the father of the gods
smiled upon her and put her in mind that"?
but here Addison must stop.
A Disappointed Artist Missino.?Frank
Ranbickek, a New York artist, has been
missing since the 12th instant. and
there is every reason to believe that he
has committed suicide by drowning. He re
cently completed a picture which he confiden
tially informed his friends was his best work
Ho set a high price on it, and failing to sell it
in the city, tola his wife lie was going to Boston
to find a purchaser. On Tuesday Mrs. Kanbic
kek received a letter from her husband, ii. which
he told her that he was going to drown 1 imself
with his picture strapped to his body. Nothing
has been heard of him since.
? ???
Collapse of a Fourteen-story Bcildino.
One of the tallest office buildings in America
collapsed in Chicago yesterday morning It
was the Owing* block, a Gothic structure four
teen stories high. 011 the corner of Dearborn
and Adams streets, just opposite the post-office,
in the center of the business district. The
workmen rushed out in time to escape safely
from the wrec k.
President Lincoln's birthdav was celebrated
by the Massachusetts club in Boston Saturday
by a banquet, at which ex-Gov. Claflin pre
sided. r
The only colored Episcopal church in New
lork city?St. Philip's?at 161 west 25tli street,
was dedicated yesterday afternoon.
At Avondale, a villag'e that joins Cincinnati
on the north, Edward Burns killed his brother
John with a base-ball club. Edward is about
22 years old.
IliXPERIF.NCE
Teaches that certain vegetables cxert in digestion a
l?owerful iulliienre on the blood, deficient nutrition is
stimulated, the burden current is unloaded, and poisons
withheld from the parts which they |>ollute and defile.
This simple, natural action, purifying the blood, is
promptly accomplished by Hood's Sarsamrilla, a skill
ful combination of such vegetable extracts, whose
active qualities and native excellences are concentrated
by a process peculiar to itself, and found, in no other
preparation.
HOOD'S; SARSAPARILLA
Does actually strain out impurities, remove obstruc
tions, and open the natural outlets of the system. No
rack, no strain, no pain, accompanies the administra
tion of Hood's Sarsaparilla.
"For three years I suffered with dyspepsia, growing
so bad that I was completely broken down in health. 1
began taking Hood's Sarsaparilla, and soon gained
strength and appetite, and was restored to my former
health." J. E. RUSSELL, Iclerk Commercial Hotel,
Brookville, I'enn.
IS THE BEST MEDICINE.
"I use Hood's Sarsaparilla in my family and find it
the best medicine we can buy for our ase. My trouble
is canker in stomach. It helps me|more than all the
medicine I ever took. I can't sj>eak too highly of
Hood's Sarsapurilla." E. M. HAYDEN, Goodale's Cor
ner. Me.
N. B.?If you want a good medicine get
HI JDS SARSAPARILLA.
Sold by all druggists. ?1 ;;*ix3or #5. Prepared only
by C. I. HOOD & CO.. Apothecaries, Lowell, Mass.
3 100 DOSE8 ONE DOLLAR.
ARGAIXS.
Our Cash B
Ml SLIN", real irood Quality. 5c
qtudit^ 10cE CAMmtU ? >'?rd w"k KIid very finest
DOljBLE WHITE WOOL BLANKET8 *1
excUlen! blelw;lleU cot,Jn' V^'wide,
SufHlETTA ^ASHMERk^iil87^^? Vli pure
heavy: reduced to *3. immense
.nV i ii W'-'ADCLUTH; all pure fine wool -yard
and u hall wuie. ? I ; reduced to 75c
f-lwant FRENCH MaTTINK COMFORT8. t"
FIN4. ALL WOOL BLANKETS, *."> Atf 47 IK
COLORED blLK PLL-SHES. 5<& *8'
fb^SZ5rb'tUe very
CARTERS.
711 MARKET SPACE.
noor to the lioHtoii Varirtv fltnrn.
n1 8 FoK CAHH CUSTOMERS,
nf J w?! ? i following presents with a purchase
^ A fail?D??Xne ^?""LpkU0;orV7VU
woJiSTtsS! 8Uk i:i"bruulereJ Glove-Fitting Corset
one of the following presents with a umvlim
worth ?? ft"?: A ^Hfe-siie &andsome BridSPguHU
GRATEFUL?OOMFOBTINGL
EPPB'3 COCOA
BREAKFAST.
K a-^1 a^ESS^oFOT: properties^,
sygssiSagre atZT^ES
may be gradually built up until strong suSr i S
skt every tendency to lKT toiT
maladies are floating around us roadr!\
ever there is a west point? We^a? whep"
fatal sbalt by keeping oSwIvm ^11
EsFatsr' swsrsswK ssa
JAMES EPPb k CO., Homoeopathic
CITY JTEMS.
Band*onie Ptrtam presented to eTery
purchaser of #1 or more to-morrow at Aihjin
steih'r. 817-819 and 821 7th it. n.w.. when fol
lowing bargains will be nolil: Curtain Poles,
complete. 29c.: Holland Window Shade*. spring
rollers, complete. Sic., regular price. 65c.: ex
tra size, metallic bottom Wasb Boilers. 63c..
worth 91; 3 Bowls. 10c.; Stone China Chamber
Setts, complete. 91.67; Urge Picture Frames.
S8c.. regular price. 79c.; gallon Water
Pitchers. 16o.; ;s doz. Dinner Plates. 29c.; 3
string Brooms. 10c.; V doc. China Preserve
Saucers. 19c.; extra large China Wash Bowls.
29c., worth 60c.; genuine household Ammonia.
8c. bottle; handsome Upholstered Baby Car
riages with wire wheels. $5.89. An immense
stock of other Carriages equally as low. Special
inducements to bottrdin^-house and hotel
keepers in Crockery and Glass of ererv de
scription. 1
Don't be fooled, buy a good article at
once. Use Salvation Oil to cure your aches and
pains. 1
The Great Revolution.?'The grand free
exhibition of saving one-half your cofTee and
tea continued until March 4 at G. G. Cornwell
A Sons. 1412 and 1414 Pennsvlvania avenue.
See notice in Local Mention column.
Barry's Tricopheroua stimulates, fastens,
preserves, improves the hair. 1
Heurlch's Bottled Maerzen Beer. Tele
phone call 834-3. 3m
G Teaspoons, Sogers Bros', celebrated
plated ware, A 1, only *1.50.
J. *W. SCHAEFER A B?0.,
tml 1020 7th st. n. w.
lieurlfh'a Bottled Maerzen Beer. Tele
phone call 834-3. 3m
G Rogers Bros'. Triple-Plated Knives
only $1.98. J. W. Schaeker A Bro.,
11 _ 1020 7th st. u.w.
Heurich's Bottled Maerzen Beer. Tele
phone call 834-3. 3m
Decorated Chamber Set with jar to
match, only $4.98.
"J. W. Schaefer & Bro
tn__ 1020 7th st. n.w.
Heurieh's Bottled Maerzen Beer. Tele
phone call 834-3. 3m
I)r. Henley's Olery, Beef and Iron.?
The new and uuequaled nerve tonic, for nerv
ousness. sleeplessness, neuralgia, rheumatism
and broken down constitution. Sold by all
druggists. 2
Heurlch's Bottled Maerzen Beer. Tele
phone call 834-3. 3m
For Bright, Quick Fire and cheap,
clean fuel buy Washington Gas Light Company s
Coke. Johnson Brothers.
3m Exclusive Agents.
MONEY TO frOAN.
110 LOAN?$'J."i,000 AT5)TPEE CEN T, IN SIMS
. to suit, on real estate.
GW'YNN NEWMAN * CO.,
fl.>-3m Booias 13 and 15. Atlantic Building.
Money to loan on real estate in any
sums. GWYNN NEWMAN 4 CO..
fl5-3ui Rooms 13 and 15, Atlantic Building.
II <W Li k TO LOAN, AT T l'KK CENT, ON
VlvtUVO improved n-al estate.
7 Bl'SHNELL * CARUSI,
fel2-0t 1008 r st. n.w.
M
ONEY TO LOAN
in stuns to suit
on approved real estate security.
EU
B. H. WARN Eli fc CO.,
fl3-lm OltiFst. n.w.
Money touianatlow rates on lucal
securities, listed and unlisted, and guod col
lateral, lionds, stocks, etc.
fel2-2w FRANK H. PELOUZE, 1313F street,
*'rfAHE WASHINGTON CO-OPERATIVE Ll'AN
X COMPANY" lends not part but ALL the money
needed to buy or build homes at low rates. New plau.
Payments equal to rent only. Gives at once lor
property. Cancels debt in event of death. Rest plan
ever devised. No risk whatever to borrower. Call or
send for "Prosjiectus," to offices 14 and 1(J, Atlantic
Building. fl2-lm
Money to loan
, IN SI MS TO SUIT.
AT LOWEST BATES ON APPROVED REAL ES
TATE SECURITY.
fel 3-lm A. T. COUMBE, 1425 N. Y. ave._
*iil IWin . *-.000. $3,000, $:>.000.
J- and sinus to suit to loan on real estate
security. R. E. PAIRO, Attorney,
18-1 in 482 Louisiana ave.
v'.an ?i.6oo, $Y,~f.oo, $-.'.000, iuool
$3,000. $4,000, $5,000, $10,000.
$*.'0,000. Money in hand to loan ou improved r-'il
estate in D.l'. Apply to UREEN k Cl'NSlKUHAU,
1405 F st. rr-im*
MONEY IN ALL SUMS, CONSTANTLY ON HAND,
to loan at 5 and ti percent. No delays; charts
moderate. M. M. PARKER,
ftt-12t 1418 F ?t.
THE COLUMBIA NATIONAL BANK,
M. OF W ASHINGTON. D. C.,
911 F st. n. w?
Receives deposits, Losuh Money, Issues Drafts, Trans
acts a General Hsnkir.tr Business. Location central
and convenient. F-street cars and herdics run in (rout
of our door; Mth-street cars run a few rods east of our
buildiug; Tth-street and llth-street cars only two
blocks away; H-street and Pennsylvania ave. cars only
three blocks away.
B. H. WARNER, President.
A. T. BlilTTON, Vice-President
E. S. PARKER. Cashier.
Director*: CI:a*. B. Bailey, Wm. E. Barker, Alex. f.
Britton, ('has. C. Duucansou, John Joy Edson, Albert
F. Fox. John E. Hcrriil, Beuj. F. Leik'iltou, Hugh Mc
Cullooh, Crosby H. Noyes, M. M. Parker, O. G. Staples
Geo. I niesdell, Henry K. Willard, B. H. Warner.
ja31-3in
Money in hand to loan in sums to suit
on approved real estate securitj. No delsv in ne
gotiating. Commission nominal. ALBERT F. l'OX.
0"_'0 F st. n.w. Ja'.'O-1 m
?|H> LQAX?AT ft PER CENT?$5.0WTb$50,001*
X on city real estate. Smaller sums ut 0 i>er cent.
GEO. F. GRAHAM,
Ja2($-lm* 1503 Pennsylvania ave.
ONEY TO LOAN IN LARGE ANI> SMALL
sums on approved real estate security ill the Dis
trict of Columbia, at lowest rales of interest; lurve
amounts at 5 percent. R. H. T. LEIPoLD. UUH) F
st. n. w.. second floor front. Ja23-lni
MONEY' TO LOAN IN SI MS TO SUIT ON REAL
estate or local securities. JOHN T. ARMS,
jalS-lm SI OF st. u.w.
Money to loan.
Lowest rates of Interest.
ADDISON & larcombe,
JalR-Tlm" 1304 F st. n. w.
ONEY TO LOAN ON HEAL ESTATE AT LOW EST
rates of interest; also on other approved security.
THOS. G. HENSEY & CO., Bankers.
jal4-3m l:t00 F st. n.w.
Real Estate investment
SAFE AS U. S. BONDS.
toll PER CENT, PAYABLE OUARTERLK,
IN SUMS $100 TO *1.000.
SMALL PREMIUM CHARGED.
15,000?TO LOAN
4,000
3,000 ON REAL ESTATE
2,000
500 fja81 THOS. E. WAGGAMAN.
TO LOAN
$00,000 in sums to suit at 5 per cant.
$,0,000 in sums to suit at 6 perceut.
On real estate security.
Mortgages and monthly notes secured on real estate
bought. BEALL, BROWN & CO.,
Ja4-3m 1321 F st.
Money to loan
ON REAL ESTATE security.
HILL S JOHNSTON,
Ja3-3m 1503 Pa. ave. n.w.
MONEY' TO IXiAN AT FIVE PER CENT UN Ap
proved Real Estate security. I-aivt amounta a
specialty. TYLERS RU1HERFORD,
?UMM* 1 ..O? F st n.w.
ONEY TO LOAN OK APPROVED REAL Es
tate security.
dl2-4u JOHN SHERMAN A CO.. 1407 Fgt.
Money advanced to buy homes, or to
pay off mortgages; long time and no risk. Mort
gages canceled in tue event of death, easy monthly
payments. a little more than rent will buy a homu.
Call lor circular and full explanation
U2S-3U1* SMITH & hlBBALD, O'-'St F st. nwr.
ONEY TO LOAN IN"AMOUNTS' TO SUIT AX
lowest rate on approved security.
n21-3m GEO. W. L1NEINS. lHth and H sts.
31
Money loaned, in si ms to sl it, for .?,
10, 15 or 20 yean). Easy payments. In the
event of death loan is canceled without tnrtber i>?y
ment, and pro]<erty turned over free of incumbrance.
1 ho plan of the tinted Security Life and Trust Co..
of Philadelphia, is the liest ever devised to enable thir
ties to own their homes for the ordinary cost of rent.
Call lor a circular and full explanation.
ke'J4-tini F. H. SMITH k SON. Agents. 1222 Est
M
ONEY TO IX)AN
IN SUMS FROM $500 UPWARD,
AT THE LOWEST RATES OF INTEREST
and COMMISSION
ON
HEAL ESTATE IN THIS DISTRICT.
R. O. HOLTZMAN,
?u22 Corner 1 Oth and F sts. n.w.
ONEY TO LOAN
In sums to suit, at low est rates on approved real
estate security. FITCH, FOX * BROW N,
o'JO 14;.' i Pennsylvania are.
Money to loan
AT low est RATES OF INTEREST
ON REAL ESTATE SECURITY.
THOS. J. FISHER * CO.,
1324 F at n.w.
Money to loan on real estate at Low
est Rates.
WASH'N danenhower,
ap24 Successor to DANENHUWER k BON. 1115 Fat
Fob The Last Few Days
We have called the attention of men to our complete
stock. Our sales have been satisfactory, but our
stock has been kept up by fresh arrivals. We now
hsve a word to say to the ladies. Our stock of Boots
and Evening Slippers is the largest and best selected
in the city. Although the constant demand requires
close watching to keep up the si sea, yet our care is
such that very few call whom we are not able to suit
Our Boys' and Children's stock is complete. Our
prices are as tow as good shoes can be sold.
DALTON k STRICKLAND,
839 Penna. Av*. ,
MMi
Gents' Suits Scoured
and PKE88ED FOB $L
Coats, 50c.; Panta, 25c.; Vesta, 25c. Altering and
Repairing done in best manner. Goods called for sad
deDvtmX Telephone call 143-2.
The 29th Annt-al Statticext Or Tu
EgiTTA^Lr Life Ahht-kaxce Socirrc.
or THE I'M TED STATES.
rOR THE TEAS ENDING DECEMBER 318T. 1WW.
Aitonrr or Lcixkb Antra. Jaxtait lrr. 188S.
INCOME.
Premiums
Interest, Rents, fcc..
S.%
4.S?lI.l?fM
?T?.S?7,
91f\#\K977 S9
DISBURSEMENTS.
Claims kv IVath and Matnred Endowmenta ... ?7~?tt. OM.Yrtrt
UiMjfU.Ss, Surren.Wr \alue?. Aunnitiessud Dna-ounted Endowumili ilUIUM1.7s
TOTAL PAID POLICY-HOLDERS 911. SM4.46T 44
Dividend on Capital 7.000 (10
Cotuii.imona. Advert taiu*. P.?ta*~ and Eb-ilaim' ? TKiljOl .".7
General Expend. State. <<?nnt> ? n <10 i ?>1! T .* .J .J!! J!: I 111II11... .* IlV-W 12
NET LEDUER ASSETS, DECEMBER 31. 188K IZ7.
AMKT&
Bond* and Moryaires r.'5.ff?H>.7Mt ?4
Real Estate, inclmu?r the Equitable Bui).tours and pun ha*--* under fore
closiw of morUmi ... 1 .Yi*4K, 1 40
United State* Stock*, Stat** St<H kn. City st<* kn, in Tru*t Companies and
other luv^tnit tjIh
Jjoatia s?-?-ured by Bond> .ml Work* i Market Valtir,"'**)"**."!* NS100U.0II
Kerl h?tate outaide the Klatt ^f NVw York. ino:udinr i?arrUa*ea uudrr 1w
? l??Hure of inorUrmv-v* H <*34
CMh in Banks and iu transit taimv rereived ami inveaied). ..V.V....*"".!!.*. *!U 5.':*4lOt4*3 *<7
Due from Agents ou account of Preuitama.. ................. 4MT,W<M 4,*i
Market value of Stork and B >nds over booi value
Interest and Rent, du and a. . rued ...
Preniliima. deferred and iu transit
TOTAL ASSETS, DECEMBER 31, 18KS
*tf?.427,0?>.Mi
fK8.427.02C fl*
!!.?7j.r i m :.,t
wt?>.tn>4 :?i
2.075.1
I hrrrbv rrrttfx/ that after a pertomil ? rnminat ion of tkr trruritif?<?>.,<
arcvun/* UtscfU'iJ in (Kit statement, J find the an tn? t.,betnu at. I o.rrrrf
.1 ?tat>U JOHS A.MrCALL.'^mptrvUrr.
Total liabilities, inclndinir lejral reaerve on all exlstin* |>olici?s (4 per cent. utan.larJ) $74.24*,207 *1
Total undivided surplus. over 4 i*-r cent. reserve Q2ii.7V4.7151ft
Of which the i roponiuti contributed (as computed' by i*>licie? iu general cUum is ?H.iW 1.732.15.
Ot whirl: the proportion ointiHnit. il (a* roui.tited) l>y poli.'ica iu tontine das* ik 4 I :l.SI2.i4H:i
We certify to the i-onwtuess of the above calculation of the reserve and surplus. Eruiu tlna surplus tha
usual dividends will be made.
?EO. W. PHII.1.IPS.
J. U. VAN Cist, . Actuanea.
New assurance written in 1S88 ? I
Total. utstu:ul'.nkr assurance 54M.Vltt.12tt
Increase of income U.7lH.12tl
Increaac of surplus (4 percent, basts) ?-\flM0.400
Increase of assets 10.0o4.ol??
Board OF DIRECTl>R?:
HENRY B. HYDE. Preaident
JAMES W. ALEXANDER. Vic*^President.
I/iris FTTZOFIiXT.D.
HENRY A. Hl'Rl.bl T,
rrriKNK KKI.I.Y,
JOHN 1). JONES,
I1L?' IV 1 A. Al t A V J j AJ V 1 ? 91 'Iltl J?. ? \ >.1 r.
HENRY ti. MAliyl AND.JMHN SLDANE
WV. A W HI LLOCK,
HENRY DAY.
M. H VllTLKY.
H. M. ALEXANDER.
CHAVTNCEY M. DEPEW,
CHARLES O LANDON.
COKNELH SN BLISS,
ALA VSON TRASK,
E. BOUDINOT COLT,
DAN ILL R. NOYLS.
S. BORROWE.
11 WILLIAMSON,
ti. W CARD TUN,
h. W. LAMUKRl,
H. S. TERBL1X.
THOMAS S YOl'NO.
WILLIAM M BLISS,
JOHN J McCOOK,
B. F. RANDOLPH,
JWHN A. STEWART,
IEVI p MORTON,
44EO.C MAtHH'N,
VM. B KKNDA1.U
DANIEL I). U?RD,
1! J. EAIKCHILD,
MM ALEXANDER,
HORACE PORTER.
C. B ALEXANDER.
GEO. De E. L. DAY,
A r. Dlt NAVARRO.
JOSEPH T. LOW,
EDW ARD W. srOTT,
CHARLEH8 SMITH,
(.1 OROE H STl ART,
A. VAN BERoEN,
T. DlWTlT CI'YLER.
OLIVER AMES.
ElSTACE C. KITt
K. H. PHILI.L1PS.
HENRY R W??IXX?T1V
QESTAVU H >HL,
JOHN A. Md ALU
JAMES H Dl'NHAM,
n?.NSOM WTTTTr. <V4iVt.
Bowes k haix.
Maoatren.
1326 r St. Kf.
_tls_
AMUSEMENTS.
K
ERNAX'S NEW WASHINGTON" THEATER.
-? m.
M&l.ueea Monday. Tuesday. Thursday and Saturday.
And Washington's Birthday.
Grand Double Attraction. The Only Kniriish Show.
LEAVITTH
FOLLY AND BURLESQUE CO..
AXD LEAVITTS ALL-STAK SPECIALTY CO.
Cheap Prices at Matinee*, lite-. I.V. and "Jic.
flS Xiu-bt, General Admission, 25c.
J_J^AKKI8' BlJOf THE A I LK.
WEEK FEBBl'ABY 18TH
Matinees Toesday. Tl.1uv.la4 Friday and Saturday.
>rv iakiNfu.
By Bartley Campbell. esq.. with a oompsny of Ac
knowledgnl Artists. t'bai matt cud Sellers. Manages
"The play that made tue lame of its author iu a
night."?.V. Hrrald.
1'rii c? ax usual. Grand S|>eciaJ Matine? will be
givfu on Washington'f Birthday.
Next Week?Barlow Bra.' Minstrels. flS
^LBAVGH'S GBAXD OPERA HOUSE.
SECOND AXD POSITIVELY LAST WEEK AXD
FAREWELL JOINT Mi l. VHAM'l-S
Of the Comedians.
STUART BOBSOX.
WILLIAM H. CRAXE.
And their Company, presenting Bronson Howard's
Great Comedy,
THE HENRIETTA.
Every Evening?Matinee Saturday.
Extra Matinee FBIDAY, Feb. ?S1
(Washington's Birthday.)
SATURDAY NIGHT, Feti. i:id.
Grand Gala Night,
In celebration of the last Joint s|>i?-aranee of Robson
and Crane on the Washington .stage.
Xext Week?BOBEBT MAXTELL in the COBSIC AX
BBOTHKKS. fix
GRAND FEMALE WALKING CONTEST AT
Xew York Avenue skating Kiuk,
Commencing
MOXDAY. Feb IS. 1 p.m..
Between TWENTY BEAUTIFUL YOUNG LADIES
Among the starters will be seen the following celeb
rities :
LAKY MACBETH, with the phenomenal record of
:JO<> miles iu <10 hour" at Madison Square Garden.
Also, LUl ISA MARONI. the winner of the Derby
Cup.
lTizos can Is* seen at
JACOBS liKi H HEilS' Jewelry Store, f 1H- '.'t*
EW N ATIOXAL THEATi.lt
COMMEXCIXG MOXDAY. FEBP.UARY 18.
Every" Evening and Saturday Matinee Only.
George Edwardes'
LOXDOX GAIETY CO.
MISS ESMEBALDA.
The Xew and Oririual Burlesque Furore.
XELLIE FABBEX aud FBED LESLIE
: Will re|>eat each evetiine their novel presentations of
CAPTAIN PHOEBUS and CLAUDE TBALI.O.
Wonderful Dancing by the English Ladies.
Military Stage Band and Augmented Orchestra.
MOXDAY. February 2S?
EMMA ABBOTT OJ'EBA COMPANY. 118
JJHOKAL SOCIETY.
COXGBEGATIOX AL CHCBCH.
WEDNESDAY. FEBRUARY 27.
For the first time in America,
CALLTBHOE.
a new cantata, by J. F. Bridge. Soloist
Mrs. Corinne Moore-Lawson, Soprano, of Cincinnati.
Miss Gertrude Edmonds, Contralto, of Boston.
Mr. Geo. J. Parker. Tenor, of Boston.
Mr. 11. C. sberuiau. Director.
Dr. Geo. W. Waller, Organist.
Mrs. (J. A. Pearson. Pianist.
Admission, .V) cents; secured seats, (I. At Met*e
rott's, 1110 F St. flU-10
K
IXDEB SYMPHONY AXD COXCEBT,
METROPOLITAN M. E. CHURCH,
Cor. of 4X and C streets n.w_
TUESDAY EVENING, FEBUI ABY U?. 1880.
At 8 o'clock.
Doors o|>en at 7 o'clock. Admission, 25 cents.
felB-at1
T
ICKETS ABE NOW OX SALE FOB SEATS
UPON THE
GBAXD STANDS ON PENXA AVENCE
TO VIEW THE
INAUGURAL PBOCESSIOX MABCH 4.
AT DROOP'S |
PIAXO WAREROOMS,
Pennsylvania avenue, between Oth and 10th
?treeis, for Stands at 7th and tfth
streets, and at
MILLER k HERBERTS, 1417 JVnnaylraiiia
?venae, far the Two Sun da in front of
the National Theater.
PRICE OF CHAIR SEATS:
?3, 92.50,92 and 91, according to location.
Diagrams, with foil seating capacity, will be shown
only for a few day*, after which they will be forwarded
to other cities.
fli'-at JULIUS LAX8RURGH.
T>BOF. JOS. B. CALDWELL.
X TEACHER OF MI'SIC AXD DAXCING.
Academy .comer 5th and H eta. n. w.
Residence, 1 l'iC st. n.w. leO-12t*
IXACGl'RATIOS DAY. - REVIEWING STAND,
7th at. and Pa. ave. < north aide)..jp?t* 91,91.50,
and 92. For sale at John F. Kills tjfv t?:Tf Ha. ?*?.
. w., on and after Tuesday. FebruM^9. fctMf
SPECIAL EXHIBITION OF PORTRAITS BY
A Q. HEATOX.
THE PROMOTERS OF THE .NEW LIBRARY
Bl 11.DING, an important historical pain tin* contain
SL
re sen tallies Carlisle, Oux. O'Neill, Rk*. Singleton.
Geddes and Secretary Bajrard. Justire LaMkT and
Messrs Spoffort. Clart and Siritkrar. Also Jbe
A-ltrinrl"", "A- Tickets also at Droop's. Jal*-1?
pENTRALHALL 6j5 8TH 8T. N. W.
"juSassiai'sKfc-s.
AMUSEMENTS.
LlECUMI anm al
J5 hall, and anniversary
ot the
ooumu
BurEE-KRArKEN-imxtminTKM-vuiil
tL WEDNESDAY tV(i. FEB. VOth. lsttw.
AT EDEL'S HALL.
7<>s-7io e st. x. w.
Ticket^Mtaitnur ? Gcntleiuan and Ladies. $1.
Musio by Doncb's Orchestra. tlTi-M
QONGREGATIONAL (HIRCI^
TUESDAY EVENING. FEBRUARY -JH,
GRAND POPULAR LECTURE
BY
BEV. T. DcWITT TALMAGE,
Subject:
" BIO blunders "
Reserved Sent Tick*-to 50r. au<l 75c.
f?~A? many of the friends of Dr. Talruage have beea
disappointed ewb season b>' tbelr inability to wurt
choice seats, uid u the supply u never equal to tb?
(lenuuKl. we wculd urtre all to iwucurr their tickets at
the openuur of the sale.
Sale of tickets will commence Mondny morning,
Feb IS, at Ellis' Music Store. W37 Penn. av.
f 15-lOt* W AKING & HARVEY. Mauw^n.
"fllHE CREED or ROBEKT ELSMF.RE." HY
X request the Rev. l>r. M. Kiln will repeat in*
Lecture on l id Lpiphsuy Church. on II'Ks
DAY. February lWth. at 7 30 p. ni. Admission fr?e.
A colle. ti4.ii will lie taken for the benefit of the Hutu*
for Incurable*. Washington. fel3-tit
^JLOBE THEATER.
Penna. aw., near 11th St.
Matinees Tnesdnj, \N edncsitat. I ri.laj and Saturday.
FIRST-CLASS \AKIETIES
EVEhY NIGHT.
Admission, 10, '.'0. and 30 cents. (5-121*
P
ANORAMA
BATTLE OF SBILOV.
15th St., Sontb of U. 8. Treasury.
Commencing MOXDAY, Feb. IK. 1889,
UFFXER'S RuYAL MIDGETS,
MISS LUCIA ZARATE. born Jan. 2, 1863.
weight 4*4 lbs., and
MAJOR ATOM, born June 26, 1864.
THE TWO SMALLEST PEOPLE IX THE WORLD
The same little people who created each a sensation
in the city ten years ago, Will commence their daily
receptions at the Panorama Battle of Shiloh
flS-et MOXDAY, FEB. 18. 188H.
T~~ EN 11 (PILAR LECTURES OB "SOCIAL SCI
EXCE AXD ECONOMIC histoky,"
Under Y. M. C. A. Auspices
JGYMXAS1UM HALL. 14"1? X Y. ave_
SATl'RDAY EVENINGS, JAX. 19 to MARCH 2M.
Fourth lecture. saturday. Feb. tt, at 8 o'clock.
Subject: "LaU.r in Japan. With Koine Account of tin
l-mgress of that Country ."
Single Admissiou 15.
Ticket* at Association Building and Ellis' Musi. Store.
JalO-m.wfcf.lOw
LJT. AUGUSTINE'S FAIR.
55 IX THE CHURCH HALL,
15th street n.w.,
FEBRUARY 11 TOM ARCH .V f 11 tndift*
TyEWSBOYS' BENEFIT.
delsarte SOIREE.
UN I VERBALIST CHURCH,
MOXDAY, FEBR1 ARY18.
Admission. Ml cents A limited number of secureA
seats. * I. at Meuerutt'a, 1110 F st. fH-St
w
AMllNUTON RIDING ACADEMY.
Comer of ~"J<1 and P sts n.w.
Instruction given to Ladieft. Gentlemen, and Chil
dren .
BEST APPOINTED boarding STABLE IX THE
country A HORSE PER MONTH. INCLUD
ING USE OF KING FOB EXERCISING. Ampleoar
natre room and special ?> .-oiumodatj. .i.s for coachiuea.
Tclcphoue vail u-Ja. Send for circular.
J. D. BROWN.
Jal4-3m Manairer.
NEW PUBLICATIONS.
E?
PILEPHY _
An account of the only rational mode of treatmaak
Send stamp for copy to _
DR. WILLIAMSON
f?-2w New London. Conn.
FINANCIAL.
t'stablished 1814. CAPITAL, *300.000.
I SURPLUS FUND. iMMOt
NATIONAL MF.THOFVLITAN BANK OF WASH
INGTON. 613 15th St.. opposite C. 8. Trswury.
J. W. THOMPSON. GEORGE B. B. WHITE.
President. Cashier.
Receives Delimit*. Discounts Paper, Bells Bills <4
Exchange. Makes Collections, and does a Oeoenl Hank.
lng Business.
J NO. W. CORSON. JNQ W. MACABTNET,^
CORSON * MACABTNET.
GLOVER BUILDING. 141? F ST. N. W.
ken and Dealers in Government Bonds.
Deposits. Firhanrs. Loans Oollectioos
Railroad Storks and Bouda. and all securities *
o the Exchanges of New York. Philadelphia. B
_od Baltimorebought and sold
bsjttttissrsxsszz. znx
Stock dealt In.
ill Telephone Stack bo?*bt and nH>U
ATTORNEYS.
ATBNTI. w. x. STE V EN^ MoUritoc.^
70o Q l
r. X. STEVENS. Hoi
Established i
_ . (J. t patent ottee
A personal Interview is the best inssns to Judge Jof
nan's stallty to serve you. Please caU. felS lm*
LAW OFFICE OF
RANDALL HAG
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f-VAVID A GOCR1CK.

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