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NEW HAVEN MORNING JOURNAL AND COURIER, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 1897.
WOULD START A CITY TAPER
(Continued from First Pago. )
bo we ought to take on ayo and nay
vote to see who is dolnfr it. I move
that we table this resolution temporari
ly." This mqtion was carried, and while
Bn item of the report of the committee
on claims was being read Mr. Isbell
conferred with Councilman Fuller. Af
ter a few moments' conversation Mv.
Isbell moved to take the resolution
Irom the table, and It was so voted.
He then announced that he had looked
tip the charter and found that, on page
!6 of the charter it was required, in or
fler for a recommendation of the board
tof finance to pass the common council,
that it receive the vote of five-sixths of
the members present, not necessarily
five-sixths of the entire board.
A yote on the resolution recommend
ed was then taken and it resulted in a
vote of 22 to S in favor of it, the three
counpllmen voting against the resolu
tion being Messrs. Cooney, Cronan and
.Wrinn.
President Burton at first declared the
Resolution lost, as it had not received a
flva-slxtha vote,- After thjnking and
figuring a moment, however. Council
man Fuller jumped up and claimed that
the resolution had received a five-sixths
vote and had passed. President Bur
ton announced that the chair had been
In error and declared the resolution
passed.
The recomemndatlon of the commit
tee on claims that Abigail M, Hiller be
given leave to withdraw her claim for
abatement of her sewer assessment of
$862.62, was adopted.
A resolution was offered by Council
man Fuller to instruct the board of
finance to include in the estimates next
year a specific sum to harden Wall
street from York to State streets. Mr.
Fuller said that the director of public
works had already included in the es
timates a sum to pay for the harden
ing of Wall street, between York and
Temple streets, and explained that his
resolution was to authorize the increase
Of the estimate to a sum sufficient for
the entire street.
Councilman C. E. Burton saw an op
portunity and said: ''The gentleman
from the First is doubtless working for
the interest of his ward. Others here
are also working for the interests of
their wards. The gentleman from the
First has been one of the most strenu
ous oDDonents of street hardening. We
have been called ward grabbers by the
newspapers no I wont say by the
newspapers and all sorts of names,
charged with making deals, etc. Now,
I for one, am not opposed to the har
dening of Wall street, but thought that
this was a good chance to remark upon
the gentleman opposing the $26,000 ap
proprlation and then recommending to
the board of finance that it include in
the estimates a sum to pay for the har.
flening of Wall street."
The resolution was adopted.
v The councilmen concurred with the
Bldermen in referring the petition of
'Anthony Carroll, in which that gentle
man makes charges against the ordi
nance committee to the committee on
retrenchment and reform to invest!
gate,
A remonstrance from the residents on
Harriett street against the extension of
the streeet was referred to the street
committee, The amended ordinance
.presented by the plumbers was tabled
for printing. The recommendation of
the ordinance committee that the peti
tioners for an ordinance to prevent the
planting, of any other than elm trees
along the streets without permission
from the mayor, be given leave to with
draw; was adopted.
As the amount of $26,672.72 appropri
ated last year for the hardening of cer
tain streets Will revert to the city treas
cry at the end of the present year if
not used before that time for the pur
pose for which it was appropriated.
Councilman C. E, Burton last night of
fered a resolution instructing the board
of finance to inelude in next year's es
timates the sums appropriated last
year for street hardening. After some
" discussion as to the advisability of the
Use of the word "instruct" in the reso
lution, it was passed. Councilman Ful
ler' held that the common council had
no authority to order the board of
finance to do anything, that the word
eUould be "request." Captain Dowe
thought the word should be instruct,
He said: "The corporation counsel has
Bald that the common council is su
preme. The board of finance is a side
Issue."
Councilman Brown said: "If -re re
bluest the board of finance we will never
get the streets hardened. I think that
we shduld instruct the board of finance
and then make them follow out our in
structions. The councilmen concurred with the
aldermen in referring Alderman Chil
lingworth's resolution to place the laun
dries under police and board of health
surveillance to the board of health.
The resolution offered by Alderman
tLamber providing for the sale of the
site on Clinton avenue was tabled for
printing.
On motion of Councilman Isbell, it
was voted to request the aldermen to
transmit to the board of councilmen
the report of the committee on revision
Of ordinances.
A resolution by Councilman Riggs to
Instruct the board of finance to include
in its estimates $5,000 to pay for the
liardening of Shelton avenue, between
Munson street and the town line, north
erly, was passed.
The report of the bureau of compen
sation was received and tabled for
printing. The report is on the assess
ment of benefits and damages for the
extension of Livingston street, exten
sion of Harriett street, widening of
Derby avenue, change of grade on East
Chapel street and for the layout of
Ask Your Dentist.
We do not want you to think that
;when you buy Pearlo-dento that it will
remove tartar and stains from your
teeth. If you could only believe that
tartar and stains should only be re
moved by your dentist you would not
want any dentifrice which claims to
accomplish these results. It is no won
'der that tooth preparations containing
cuttle-fish and pumice stone should
Claim to remove almost anything, for
they Wear down enamel near the gums
where it is thinnest and encourage
soreness, sensitiveness and decay.
Don't try to avoid your dentist to your
detriment.
Pearlo-dento polishes but does not
grind. It often takes off tobacco stains
end counteracts the accumulation of
tartar, but we do not claim it will al
ways remove both, for we know it
takes grit to do it and there is no
harmful grit in Pearlo-dento. There is
a wealth of merit in it, but it does not
make any pretence of doing what only
a dentist should do. Would you polish
your silver with sand?
street lines on East Chapel street, be
tween East and Mill streets.
For the change of grade on East
Chupol street and the construction of
the new bridge over Mill river and the
retaining walls the committee recom
mends that the city pay damages as
follows: To John J. Murphy. $1,005.48;
to the John T. Doyle Co., $205; to the
H. W. Stowe Lumber Co.. $673.67, to the
Edward H. Ward well Co., $93. The com
mittee recommends that the Fair Ha
ven and Westvllle railroad be assessed
$1,039.58 for benefit. The report says
that by the advice of the corporation
oounsel equal benefits and damages are
assessed op-alnst the New Haven Steam
Saw Mill Co., and W. P Dickerman as it
is understood that those parties will
carry the matter to the courts anyway.
The assessments of benefits and dam
ages for change of grade made neces
sary by the construction of the new
railroad bridge on East Chapel street
are made equal.
For the extension of Harriett street
the following damages are recom
mended to be paid: To Sarah J. Bas
sett, $300; to E. I. Treat, $200; to Corne
lius Pierpont, $200. Benefits of $700 are
assessed against other residents on the
street.
For the widening of Derby avenue
damages are assessed as follows: To
Frank S. Andrew, $112,; to Annie L.
Nettleton, $93.75; to Margaret Ferry,
$46.S0; to the 'Wnodbury Savings bank,
$175. The Fair Haven and Westvllle
railroad is assessed $100 for benefits.
or the extension of Livingston street
the following- damages are awarded:
Maria N. Livingston, $783, Other resi
dents on the street are assessed $783 for
benefits.
For the layout of street line -on East
Chapel street the benefits and damages
were adjudged equal.
A COMMUNICATION.
The New Haven Woman School
Suffrage association, will hold its an.
nual business meeting on Thursday,
November 11. in the Boardman School
building, beginning promptly at 3
o clock. .
Reports for the year's work may be
expected from the secretary, the treas
urer and the chairman of committees.
These will show that the organization
in passing safely through recent vicis
situdes of political significance Is not
to be thereby turned from its reeogmiz
ed legitimate sphere in school inter
ests.
The necessary modification of its title
will be found to widen its scope of
work and with the freer latitude of
membership. The association becomes
one of general concern.
The impression prevailed during the
summer months that nothing was be
ing done by the women in regard to the
school board appointments. Those who
attend the meetings on Thursday will
have the opportunity to hear the very
interesting report of the committee ap
pointed to memorialize the mayor on
this subject,
. It should be remembered that at the
meeting the officers and committees for
the next year are to be elected, and
many important matters decided.
A cordial invitation is extended to all
women interested in the welfare of the
public schools.
R. D. BEACH, Secretary,
PROFESSOR OAPPALO'S SOCIABLE.
A grand sociable given by Professor
L. G. Cappallo's dancing academy, in
Harugari hall, was attended by at least
150 couples. Scanlon's orchestra fur
nished the music and a very enjoyable
time was had by all..
Those in charge were:
Floor manager L. G. Cappallo.
Assistant floor manager W. Kegel
meyer.
Floor committee W. Randall, It.
Hermann, H. Hurd, F, S. Elkins and N.
H. Beecher.
SUNDAY SCHOOL CONVENTION.
The Connecticut Sunday School asso
ciation will hold a Sunday school con
vention at Calvary Baptist church, to
day; sessions at l6 a. m., 1:30 p. m. and
7:33 p. m.
A VANISHING TYPE.
Only lately have Philadelphians be
gun to realize and reflect upon the dis
appearance of the Quakers as we knew
them; only lately has it been brought
homo to us that a gradual obliteration
of the old uncompromising orthodoxy
has set in which means the ultimate
absorption of the sect. Even now, rare
as is the old garb on the streets where
it was such a common sight not bo
many years ago, the assertion that the
society is diminishing would meet with
doubt and hesitation. We are so fami
liar with the Quaker, he is so necessary
and potent a type in Philadelphia, that
we would not accept the warrant even
of statistics; yet, now that the visible
limit has been reached, what can we do
but awake to the change? We see few
broad-brimmed hats and drab bonnets
where we once saw many; of those who
wear them, the most are oldWnd tremb
ling. If there are young Quakers, how
are we to recognize them? Not by their
dress, at any rate, except in so far as
plainness of cut and sooriety of color
still rule the taste of Friends, whether
wealthy or in moderate circumstances;,
the distinctive costume is being laid
aside, with many of the distinctive cus
toms. And why? Because the Society
is losing its control over its younger
members? because its rigid rules no
longer suffice to hold in check the hu
man spirit, with Its unconquerable love
of freedom? This is the common expla
nation, and the one desired by those
who love romance. Thomas Wharton
in Lippincott's.
AN AWKWARD PREDICAMENT.
Professor Max Muller, in Cosmopolis,
in the coin-rooms of the British muse
urn, where, during a visit of a number
of gentlemen and ladies, it was ob
served that a very valuable and almost
unique Sicilian coin had disappeared.
All the gentlemen present in the room
at the time had to be searched, ana no
one objected except one. He protested
his innocence, but declared that noth
ing would induce him to allow his pock-
ets to be searched. All the otner visi
tors were allowed to go home, but he
was detained while the coin-room was
swept, and every coiner searched once
more. At last the missing coin was
found in a chink of the floor.
Even apology was made to the sus.
pected person, but he was asked why
he had so strongly objected to being
searched. He then produced from his
pocket another specimen of the very
same coin. "I came here," he said, "to
compare my specimen, which is very
perfect, with the only other specimen
which is thought to be superior to mine,
and almost unique in the world. Now,
suppose," he added, "that you had not
touna your coin, ana haa iouna.jny
specimen in my pocket, would anybody
havo believed in my Innocence?"
ARMORY NOTES.
New Armory Rules Unpopular Blues'
Social Club BallPlans of the Naval
Reserves.
All the members of the state National
Guard do not take kindly to the new
regulaions recently put in force at the
armory. These forbid smoking or loit
ering on the floor of the armory, while
privates are excluded from the armory
and company roomB entirely on Sun
day. Captain Allen does not find it difficult
to enforce the orders of the adjutant
general in the matter, but while the
men render the obedience which mili
tary discipline requires, it is evident
that many look upon the rules as a
hardship imposed upon them.
After the drill of the Horse Guard
last evening the new orders were read
to the company. One of the officers of,
the company remarked upon the hard
ship of the rule and expressed the opin
ion held by many others that as the
rules would tend to cut oft the social
life of the armory, always one of the
strong attraction for enlisting men in
the National Guard, it would insomuch
injure the National uuara.
Captain Allen says that since the or
ders were Issued he has had occasion
to speak to only one man about smok
ing in the armory. Singularly enough
the one man was an officer, who prob
ably had not committed the rules to
memory.
The armory with its new coat of paint
and kalsomine looks better than it has
for a long time.
The regular meeting of the Blues will
be held Thursday evening and also
their first drill of the season. Captain
Smith will, without doubt, be reinstated,
to the great satisfaction of the entire com-PI"'-
. . . . . .. ....
Tne nrst grand masquerade nan or tuo
National nines' Social club will be given
Tuesday evening, November 1(5, at Aiion
hall. Music will be furnished by Arpiu's
orchestra.
and Professor Coleman will
prompt.
The committee are Thomas Ivenney,
chairman; Fred S. Jakes, secretary; Daniel
Doody. treasurer; Augustus Hatorf, Patrick
O'Mora. James A. Scott. Fred Felchcr.
Thomas Wright and Martin Munson.
Tile drill work or tne D'irst division oi
the Naval Battalion began last evening by
drilling the new recruits, of which there
are n dozen or so in sauads last evening.
The division now has eighty men, four short
of its full quota. The list will probably he
soon filled, as there are several applications
now waiting to De voted upon.
Lieutenant -Goodrich nronoses that thL
division shall be thoroughly drilled this sea
son in tne now navy regulations.
xne Detrv officers win De instructed in
these regulations at a drill for their bene
fit Wednesday night. On Friday night the
regular weekly drills commence.
The new navy regulations Include instruc
tion in both infantry and artillery prac
tice, boats, ship routine and seamanship,
arming boats, wall sealing and single stick.
These orders will be digested one by one
by the officers and men.
The division exneet. to crive their annual
ball some time this winter and games wlV
do planned lor.
'inere will be no basket ball teams as the
sport has been forbidden In the armory.
Probably none of l the communes will or
ganize teams this season. : "
xne ennncnge sent to tuo second division
of Hartford for a signalling contest some
time ago has not been responded to as yet.
PREPARING FOR HILLHOUSE;'
Coach Tompkins Must Have Help The
New Britain Team Anxious.
Yesterday's New Britain Herald
says: . , ,
'The high school football team and
itsj tutors will devote the five days of
this week previous to the championship
game on Yale field, New Haven, Sat
urday, to preparations for a successful
onslaught on the Hillhouse high school
eleven, who have grouped themselves in
formidable array about the prized Yale.
cup, never yet held by the New Haven
school and twice the reward of victory
by N. B. H. S. Hillhouse was defeated
in '93, and the New Britain team has
just as excellent a chanoe this year.
Coach Tompkins said as much to a Her
ald reporter after the game with Hart
ford Saturday. The coach will have
lots of assistance in his work this week
at least he ought to have it, and if
New Britain is going to win he must
have it.
'Abbott, one of the Yale 'Varsity end
men, will be one of those whom the
team's supporters will secure. It is
conceded that Captain Burke's men can
play dashing football. Their interfer
ence has never Deen Detter or tneir
team play better followed out. But in
the Hillhouse team they will meet
heavier and older set of players, who
have been coached by such men as San-
ford, John Hall and half a dozen other
Yale experts. This week it is stated
that each man on the Hillhouse team
will have a coach to himself. He will
need it, whatever the result of Satur
day's game. One thing is certain it
won't be a 70 to i shot.
"The local squad needs more time to
practice. All the week past the practice
time has dwindled away to less than
half an hour, this on account of dark
ness. The team will have to play two
thirty-flve-minute halves Saturday and
they should have an hour's practice
each afternoon this week. The greatest
attention will be paid to finishing off
Hunt and Judd, the ends. Hillhouse
house has a bulky center, their guards
especially being very heavy, and Cop
ley, Stevens and Sullivan will doubt
less have the opportunity of putting to
use all the advioe they can get this
week.
"The interest in the contest locally is
even greater than last year, as the re
suit as far as this city was concerned
a year ago was a foregone conclusion.
The team will have lots of rooters Sat
urday."
Dr. Egerton R, Young lectures to
morrow evening on "Romantic Life in
the Land of the Aurora" at the First
Methodist church.
so you may depend on
TSL FLOUR
to maks
If your grocer doesn't keep
it and you wish to
know who does
address
your bread
LIGHT
R. G. DAVIS,
New Haven, Conn.
IROQUOIS CONFEDERATION.
President Smith's Paper Concerning the
Six Nations,
President Smith of Trinity college
read an Interesting paper November 2,
at Hartford, under the auspices of the
Connecticut Historical society, giving a
detailed review of "the Six Nations'!
or the Iroquois confederation. When
the French first knew them they con
sisted of five nations: The Mohawks,
the fiercest of all Indians, the Oneldas,
Onondagas, Cayugas and Senecas,
These Indians were pure children of na
ture and their language shows that
they had no reflection. Ferocity was
cultivated as an accomplishment.
President Smith paid a tribute to the
Dutch for their patience, perseverance
and just treatment of the Indians,
treating them as men.
When the English overcame the
Dutch in 1664 they sensibly cultivated
the friendship of the Indians, Influenced
doubtless by the Dutch.
The sufferings of the French Jesuits
at the hands of the Iroquois and the
magnanimous conduct of the Dutch at
Albany were shown. President Smith's
paper was a carefully prepared, phllo
Bophtcal history of the connection of
the Six Nations with the contest be
tween the French and English for the
control of this continent, and received a
vote of thanks from the society.
At the business meeting the society
voted its approval of the course of
Charter Oak historical lectures to be
given for the Instruction of pupils of
the public schools.
" J. HAMMOND TRUMBULL.
The following minute regarding1 the
late Hon. J. Hammond Trumbull was
adopted. It was prepared by a com
mittee consisting of Dr. Charles J.
Hoadly, Dr. Samuel Hart and Frank B.
Gay:
"The Connecticut Historical society
takes the earliest opportunity of plac
ing upon record a tribute of respect to
the memory of the Hon. James Ham
mond Trumbull, LL. D., for more than
twenty-five years its president and long
one of its most honored and valued
members. Conspicuous as he was for
his learning In various departments of
knowledge, he will always be remem
bered for his wide acquaintance with
the history of this colony and state, and
for the contributions which he made to
its published annals. While others will
gratefully acknowledge their indebted
ness to him in other matters, this socie
ty honors him as a historical student of
rare ability, unwearied patience and
investigation, and great clearness and
accuracy of statement. And the socie
ty desires to convey to his family the
assurance of respectful sympathy."
IRitmueittl.
Prices Fluctuated Widely Showing; Fever-
- inh Tone of Speculative Mind.
New York, Noy. 8. Prices of stocks
fluctuated very widely -find very easily,
traversing" a range up and down many
times in the course "of the day. This in
dicated a feverish tone of the specula
tive mind, a readiness to dispose of
holdings on a slight intimation of possi
ble unfavorable developments and an
equally nervous anxiety ore the part of
short sellers to cover their contracts on
any appearance ofia, hardening tenden
cy In the market. The most formida
ble event in the day's happenings so far
as any effect on values was concerned
was the further postponement of the
announcement of the supreme court's
decision in the Nebraska maximum
freight rate case, which had been con
fldently expected to-day. There has
been assurances felt in "Wall street cir
cles that the verdict In this case would
be favorable to the railroads, but if a
favorable verdict Wd been announced
to-day profit taking would probably
have led to declines in the stacks af
fected. The news of the postponement
led to the circulation of rumors that
the verdict would affirm the validity of
the contested statute. This rumor In
duced much selling. Special weakness
was induced also in tha, coalers by the
very discouraging reports of the condi
tion of that Industry due to over pro
duction, cutting of prices and the per
sistent mild weather. There was not
lacking the stook Spanish war scare,
which was made to do duty again to
day. These demoralizing factors did
not begin to be felt until some slight
improvement over Saturday's close had
been effected In prices, Sugar leading
the way. There was a notable im
provement, also from the low point be
fore the close of the day due to cover
ing of shorts and on a supreme court
decision against the interstate com
merce commission as to the regulation
of rates under the long and short haul
olause where water rates are in compe
tition. In consequence of this rise at
the opening and Improvement at the
close net declines are much diminished.
Spirits preferred was the first stock to
exercise an unsettling influence on the
market with a slump of 614 points on
newB of the failure of the Kentucky
DiBtillers' combination. New Jersey
Central registered an extreme decline
of 5,St. Jose and Grand Island 1st pre
ferred 5, Delaware and Hudson and
Manhattan 4' each, Sugar 4, Omaha
and Lake Shore 3, Cotton Oil, Leath
er preferred, Pittsburg, C, C. and St.
Louis preferred and Illinois Steel from
3 to ZVt each, and Burlington, Pittsburg
C, C. and St. Louis, Chicago Gas, Mis
souri Pacific, Reading 1st preferred.IIli
nols Central, Northwest and other
prominent stocks from 2 to 2, the lat
ter in Burlington, as being largely af
fected by the Nebraska maximum
freight law. St. Paul was quite nota
bly firm on London buying and a num
ber of other stocks were also bought
quite steadily for London account at
the decline. Sugar was very active
throughout the day and was quite sen
sitive to attack. Detroit Gas was a
notable exception in the weakness of
the lisi with a net gain of 7Va points.
Cotton Oil gained 2 net.
Bonds were weak in sympathy with
stocks, but steadied later in the day.
Total sales, $1,550,000..
United States new 4s declined bid
and the 5s registered and the 5s cou
pons .
Follotfing are the closing prices re
ported by Prince & Whitely, bankers
and brokers, 46 Eroadway, New York,
and 15 Center street. New Haven:
Bid. Asked.
Adams Express Co 1M J02
American Cotton Oil Co ls'i 2o
Do Pfd 71'i 7314
American Express Co 115 us
American Spirits Co 8J4 874
Do Pfd 21 23
American Sugar Refining Co ..IMiiU l.'io-
Do Pfd lrH4 llo
American Tobacco Co . 7S-';s J'J
M. SIEINERT & SOBS
Just received a carload, of Pianos.
The "best stock in Connecticut
to select from at Steinert's.
777 CHAPEL STREET.
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Clilc.i St.-P., M. & Omaha .,
Cleveland, 0,, O.&. St. Louis,
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Del. & Hudson Canal Co ,.,,..1U7
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Laclede Gas Co 00
Luke Shore & Mica. Ho IUTMi
Luke Erie & Western 15
Do I'fd 65
Louisville & Nashville 53
Manhattan Elevated flliVi
Mo., Kan. & Texas H's
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N. Y. & New Haven ITS
N. Y., Ontario & Western U
Norfolk & Western Pfd 40
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5Ui
Sliver minion (jert s
Southern It'way Co., Com..
DO 1'IU ,
Standard Hope & Twiue Co
Sus. & Western :
4
Do Pfd 28V4
Tennessee Coal & Iron 23
Texas
i & Paellie loy3
Tol., Ann Arbor & N. Mich
10
linlou Pacific
10
Union Pacific. Denver & Gulf. . . (Mi
United States Kxpress Co 40
V. S. Leather Co 11
Do Pfd , 5'J!5
V. ti. Rubber Co , 10
Do Pfd , c:i
Wabash (PA
Do Pfd 10
AVells-Furgo Express Co 10S
Western Union Telegraph Co ,.. 8514
Wheeling & Lake Erie 1
Do I'fd 8
Oregon R. R. & Nil v. Co ....... 82
Chicago Market.
Chicago, Nov. 8.
Wheat Dec. new 9274, old 88Nj Jan.
90J4N; May U0',Sj.
Corn Dec. 2054R; May 30.
Oats Dee. 10!; May 21(ff;.
Pork Dec. SB.IIS; Jim. 8.60.
Lard Dec. 4.27; Jan. 4.4042.
Ribs Dec. 4.4,") ; Juu. 4.47(,D0.
N. V. Wheat-Dee. OO'i; May B.1.
N. Y. Corn-Dee. 31; May 85.
N, Y. Cotton Exchange.
New York. Nov. 8.
December B.6f5.C0
January
5.04ftt
February
March ...
April ....
liny . . , . ,
June .....
July
August .
5.0Sf(,-.00
5.72ff.5.73
5.7(IW5.78
fiHljAS-Ol
0.03fti5.li4
floverntncnt Bonds.
17. S. ext. 2s, reg.,
4s, reg., 1007
44, coupon, 1!)07..
4s, reg., 102T i
4s, coupon, 102.')...
Bh. reir.. 1004
nsiMJ ..
112111:1
iiafiil454
127 (wVZVk
127 12754
114ffi.ll45i
114W'(ill4-14
fix, coupon, 1904
1904 114W'14-
1808 102$r,f ..
1808 iw&tm ..
Currency (is,
Currency (is.
Cherokee 4n. .
103
Cherokee 4x, 1SSM,
103
Qtiotnltoufl of Active Bonds.
The followlne miotations on bonds are
furnished by Bondy, McLellan & Co., bank
ers, 07 Hroanwny, ew orK, sua tsi ur
ange street, Now Haven;
Hid Asked
Atch., Top. & S. Fo R'y gen g 4s 80 80 54
Atch., Top. & H. Fe adj g 4s.. 52 1 B3
Itronkl. K ev. 1st Trust Co. ctfs 81
Unioklyn Hap. Trans, g 5s 87 88
Central HE. of N. J. gen mtg 5s. 11214 1135i
Chi., It. I. & Pac est na 105 KHi
Clies. & Ohio gen g 454s 7754 7714
Erie 1st con prior lien g 4s. . . , . , 00 9054.
Manhattan Ily gen mtg g 4s.... 93 94.
Mo., Kan. & Tot. 1st mtg g 4s. .. 8554 86
Mn., Kan. & Tex. 2d mtg g 4. . 50 B!t$
Mobile & Ohio gen mtg 4s 71 . 715a
N. Y., Out. & West, gen mtg 4s. 06 98
N. Y., Bus. & West, gen mtg 5s . . ffi
Nor. I'nc. prior geu mtg 4s 0054 O054
Nor. Pac. gen lieu g 3s 5774 5854
Oregon Short Line Con. fin...,,, 00 01
I'lillu. it iteao. gen mtg s
RIoGrande & West. 1st mtg 4s.. 8054 8154
South. RK. 1st geu g 4s 90 OO54
St. L. & South. 1st mtg 5s , 71 72
Tex. & Pac. 1st mtg ;s 9454 05
Wabash H 11. 1st mtg g os liniu inn
Wabash RIt. 2il mtg g 5s. ...... 70 77Vj
Security Insurance Co,
of Now Haven.
OFFICE 87 CENTER STREET.
Cash Assets January 1, 1897, 8755,600.43
DIRECTORS:
riinrlpn 8. Leete. Cornelius Plernnnt.
Jauies D. Dewell, A. (J. Wilcox,
II. Mason, Joel A. Sperry,
B. G. Stoddard, 8. K. Merwln,
WUIIam it. 'i'yier, John W. Ailing,
T. Attwater Barnes.
CHARLES H. LEETE, H. MASON,
President. Secretary.
I. D. DEWELL, H. C. FULLER,
Vice x lemuttuw aaa t ouureiary.
31 eoa
FIRE
INSURANCE.
Always get the best when it
costs no more.
a of the n largest and 7 of
the i largest
companies
represented at
North's Insurance Agency,
20 CiiliUOU Bi'iiitJiX.
MONEY TO LOAN.
I constantly have money on
hand to be loaned on good
first mortgage Real Estate se
curity in New Haven and vi
cinity. .
JOHN E. LOMAS,
INVESTMENTS, FIRE INSURANCE and
SURETI BONDS.
817 Chapel Street
Telephone 256-5.
ffxtmtjcwl.
Bonds and Stocks for Sale.
.. J(!,0QO New London Gas & Eleotrlo 1st
gold 5's.
$5,000 Bridgeport Traction "Co. 1st 5's.
$2,000 N. Y. & New England RR. 1st 6's.
$5,000 North Packing & Proy. Co. 1st 5's.
$3,000 Waterbnry Traction Co. 1st 5's.
100 shs IJtlca & Black River RR., guar, T
per cent, by N. Y, Central & Hudson RR.
10 shs New Haven Water Co.
20 Shs N. Y., N. II, & H. R1V
KIMBEEIiY, ROQT & DAI,
National Tradesmen's Bank.
Foreign Exchange.
LETTERS OP CREDIT
FOR TRAVELERS.
VERMILYE & CO
Bankers and Brokers.
Dealers in Investment Securities
16 and 18 NASSAU STEEET,
BSTo-vtr "SToxls. Oity.
CAPITAt,
AUTHORIZED OAPITAO
1,000,000.
ioo.uuo.
is Oil Trust Cuaiy,
CHARTERED by the f-ite of Connect!.
cut with authority to act as Jttxecutor, Ad.
minlstrator. Guardian, Receiver or Trustee
under will or deed.
Is a legal depository of money paid Into
Court and all Public Trust Funds. Acts as
trustee for Municipalities, Corporations and
Individuals, and udminlsters trusts of all
kluda. Empowered to act as reglstrat of
stocks, bonds or other evidences of Indebt
edness, manage sluking funds, and do all
business such as is usually done by Trust
Compaules.
It also does a general Banking business,
collecting checks, notes, coupons, and re
ceive deposits. The principal of each Trust
s invested by itself and kept separate and
apart from the general assets of the Com
pany.
This
ined bv
is Company Is by law regularly exam
by the Bank Examiner of the State of
HENRY T. HOTOHKISS. President
EUGBNB S. BRISTOL, Treasurer.
Booty, . HcLellu & Co.
Bankers and Brokers,
57 BROADWAY, NEW YORK,
MEMBERS OF
New York Stock Exchange.
B05DS AM STOCKS
Boughtand Sold on Commission
Also Cottop, Grain and Provisions.
Investment Securities
A SPECIALTY,
New Haven Branch, 87 Orange St.
JOHN C. CLANK, Manager.
PRIVATE WIRES to New York.
and
C'hioago,
Money to Loan
On Furniture. Stocks, Bonds, or any goo4
collateral. Real Estate bought and sold,
mortgages negotiated.
GENERAL AGENTS '
Connecticut Building and Loan
Association.
Collateral Bankers and Brokers, Rooms
207 and 208 Flrt National Bank Building,
42 Church street. Telephone 012-4. Office
hours 8 a. m. to 6 p. m.
KENNEDY & SMITH.
Investment Securities,
20 shs Detroit & Hillsdale 4 per cent gtd.
S3 shs New York & New Haven RR. stock,
o shs New Haven Water Ce. stock.
7 shs National Pine Bending Co. stock.
2 shs New York & New Jersey Telephone
stock.
$1.0uu New London Gas & Electric 1st sold
6' s.
1,(HK) Norwich Gas & Electric 1st gold 5's.
S5,000 Lynn & Boston RR. 1st gold 5's.
$3,000 Danbury & Bethel St. RR. 1st gold
5's.
S10.000 City of New Britain, Conn., i'n ot
1927.
$10,000 Town of Bristol, Conn., 4'3 of 1927.
For sale by
X. E.HEW10X &C9.,
Investment Bankers, 89 Orange Street
UlN FORGERIES,
By Hiring a Safe iu the Vault of
Mercantile bate Deposit Go.
Annual rental of safe from FIVE to
SIXTY. DOLLARS. Absolute security foe
Bonds, Stocks, Wills, Bullion, Plate. Jew
elry, Precious Stones, aud all evidences ot
values. Access to vaults through the bank.
iiiK room oi the Mechanics Bank.
72 CHURCH, COK. CENTER STREET.
Coupou roouis for convenience of patrons.
All persons Interested are cordially invit
ed to Inspect the company's premises; open
from 9 a. m. to 3 p. m.
THOMAS R. TROWBRIDGE, President
OLIVER S. WHITE. Vice President
CHARLES H. TROWBRIDGE gee. Aires,
Itwierlaimnents,
Wednesday and Tiiursiluy Wveuings, Nuvuiu- '
uvr iuiu auu jum,
Donellyand (Jirard
-IN-
THE G-EEZER. '
Sale
of seats now
Open. : Regular
Prices.
na it
GMID OPERA HOUSE
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Mutl-
nees Tuesday und Wednesday,
J AS. 11. M Af.lv ra '.
In fie Musical ("ViimwW I'l.TTTrm .Tinr
HORNER." SPECIAL NOTICE Every la
dy attending the Wednesday Matinee will,
receive, a box of Bonbons. PRIDES Mati
nee, 10, 15, and 25c. : Night 10. 20. SO. OOo. -
Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Webor &
Field's liig Show. , -
Hayes and Lytton.
9?tnatrctat
A S APK AND CONSERVATIVE
Method of Accumulative Investment la of
lereo by the ...
American Kcal Kstate Company.
O Per Cent. Annually
guaranteed by assets of over $1,500,000 In
vested lu New York Real Estate. For par
tlculars call on or write to
CHARLES H. BLAKESLEE, .
Soeeiitl Acent.
Room 807, First Nat. Hank Building, New!
Haven, Conn.
iy
$25,000 ,
First Mortgage 30-Year Gold Bonds
OF THE ";
Centra! Railway I Electric Company.
OF NEW BRITAIN, ,
(CONNECTING WITH HARTFORD)
Dated Dec. 1st,
1803.
Due Dec' 1st, 1923
Coupons
payable June and December "
or each year.
This company controls the entire Electrla
Lighting and Street Railway business with
In and about New Britain, and furnishes a
trolley line to the City of Hartford, Conn,.
The earnings of the Company have shown
a steady increase of at least 2Q per cent,;
each year, since 1894. '
The following is a comparative statement
of earnings for the mouths of June and
July, 1896 and 1897: .
1808. 1897.
Gross Earnings $27,057 37 ?35,08i) 59'
Operating Expenses,, 10,659 87 10,932lil'
Net Earnings $10,898 00 $13,757 08:
Deduct Fixed Charges, ,
Bond Interest, Taxes, ' ' ' '"' ' " ' - ' -etc
....... $3,604 00: $5,604 OOl
.1 . .. ii... u, )i in iji
Net Surplus Applicable
to Dividends. .: ' $4,704 00 $10,163 Ofif
We offer the Bonds for sale as a very)
desirable non-taxable home investment, and
should be pleased to quote price and turn
nish special ctroulor upon application., i. .":
H. C WARREN & CO. !
IUYESTIEITS, :
6 shs Naugatuck RR. stock.
3 shs N, Y., N. H. & Htfd. RR. stock, V
SO shs Rome, Watertown & Og. RR. stock.
20 shs Fair Haven & Westvllle RR. stock.
20 shs Southern New England Telephone1
stock.
28 shs Portland Electric Light stock.
10 shs National Pipe Bending stock.
$4,000 N. H. & Centerville 5 per cent,
bonds,
For sale by
The Chas. W, Scranton Co.
Investment Broker, )
840 Chapel Street.
ESTABLISHED 1878.
H. C. FRIEDMAN & CO.,
BANKERS AND BROKERS,
10 Wall Street. New York,"
and 23 Church Street, Poll's Build,
lng, flew Haven,
Members New York Consolidated Stock Ex
change, New rorK i-roiiuce wxcaauge. -
MAX M. FISHER
Manager New Haven Branch.
Direot private wires New ork and ObU,
BLONDS, STOCKS, GRAIN, COTTON an
PROVISIONS bought and sold for Cash o
on 8 to 5 per cent niarjfiq, in large or frao
tlonal lots. .
National Dana references rurinsueu wu ap
plication, ' i
i
BANKERS AND BROKERS,
No. 48 Broadway, New York,
AND
15 Center Street, Nbw Havsa.
Members N. Y. Stock Exchange. Product
Exchange and Chicago Board pi XrAU
C. B. BOLMER,
Manager New Haven Branch., ;
All Classes of Railway Stooks and Bonds,
also Grain, Provisions ana Cotton, Bought
and Sold on Commission.
Connected by Private Wire with New. York,
Boston and Chicago.
INVESTMENT SECURITIES
' A SPECIALTY.
PERCim R. IRYINu,
(Member New York Stock Exchange,) '
Banker and Broker,.
67 Exchange Piacs Now York.
BRANCH OFFICE, '
FIRST NATIONAL BANK BUILDINS,
ROOM 302-3. if-
ED. W. COLBY, Manager.
All stocks and bonds listed on the New
York Stock Exchange bought aud sold for
Cash or on Margin.
Fractional Lots and Investment
Securities a Specialty.
INTEREST ALLOWED ON DEPOSITS.
Private Wire to New York. " ol9 tf
Telephone 1108.
ARCHITECT
- Removed to .
No. 760 Chapel Street
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