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m 1 r ! ' a, ' Fetro'eun Centre Daily Record. . Centre, Pa, Tnndir Obi T UlTlne Service. MKTI70DIST EPISCOPAL CIIURCH Services e.very Sabbath at 11 A. M. and t P. M. ltmlli School at 12 P. M. eat free. A Cordial invitation extend, ed to all. Kr.v. T. Graium, Pastor. PRF.SBTTKHIAN CHURCH. Preaching at 11 o'clock A. M.. and 7 o'clock P. M., by the Pastor, W. C. Bukch ami. Kanbatft .School at 12, directly Iter forenoon service. Prayer Meeting and Sabbath School Teacbnr'a Meeting Tuesday evening ol each week. Petroleum Centre Lodge, No. Tiff, I. O. of O. V. Regular meeting night Friday, at 7 'clock. Signed. W. I). MONTGOMERY, N. O. C. H. Daii.kt, A Sec'y. tVPlnce of meeting, Main St., opposite McOlintock lloute. A. O. of V. W. Liberty Lodge No. 7, A. O. of 0. W., meet ttt Monday evening at 1t o'clock, i n Uld Fellow' Hall, Petroleum Centre, Peon's. 1 Jimks Wilson, M. Jamks 3. White, K. W. I. O. of It. M. Minnektuuce Tribe No. 183, I. O. R, M of PelroliMim Centre, meeti every Thursday evening in Good Templar's Hall. IW Council Ares lighted at 7 o'clock. II. HOWE, Sachem. C. L JCKES, Cbiel ol Records. Gold at 1 p. in. 110'. We bave all heard ol the wonderlul pow, er the(bnman eye exert over dumb animate; uow it bu iioppen a maa aog in mid ea reer; bow It baa dismayed bnngry lions, cuwro lavage tigers, and coo trolled unruly elephant. Even the . feroolom tnaitiffb been humbled by glance from a delrmln 'J'p eno rorceo. la aeaisc from b li coo templated attack upon lb offending calves of n ' Inlruslv visitor. Well, an nnpre. judiced believer In Ibt cowing qualities 0I Deoumaaeye, on rrofuwr Daniel of Vermont, recently gave an exemplification or bl power to a number or skeptic. He ehos for tbe objeol upon wblohto practice a ferocioua bull, which bad long been tbe terror of Ihe neighborhood, and which i had leadhiily refuted all approecbe of an uie naiure. m rroresor and hi friend went forth armed with nothing but me eye nt me former, and (ought lb bull. He was quietly feeding In a ten acre lot The Proleasor climbed over tbe rail, arte, having told hi companion to wail ooleid. mo ream i. xne bull wa at lb other aide of Ibe lot. A toon a be aaw lb Professor, be lowered hi bead and Height ened hi tail, and went for that phlloaopher t a gait that would have laughed two-forty toacoro. The Proleuor stood Arm and fix ed hi eye upon Ibe bull, which Instantly tossed hltn twen'j-seven feet Into lb air. Fortunately, when be fell, he wa on Ibe safe side of tbe fence. He say that there wa something wrong about Ibe bull, as he has every confidence lu Ibe truth of bis theory, in which be leel enured be cannot be mistaken. It does teem loo bad that o fin a theory should be spoiled by such silly things as fact. Tbe Pro feasor ba not yet el the date for hi second experiment. He I arobably waiting until bis eye get well. Sertosw Affray at Corry. On Saturday evening taet an affray occur red In Corry in wblcb Mr. Ed, Reynolds, landlord of Ibe Empire House was seriously Injered. It teem that a runner, whose nam w did not learn, or a New York jew rly house, Insulted torn of the servant girl ol lb betel, a report ot which baviog been conveyed to Mr. Reyoolds, be proceed ed, oa finding tbe offender la tbe bar room, to give tbe fellow a severe caallgatloo, and then bustled him Into tbe (treat. Tbe man soo reentered tb room and attacking Mr. Reynold with a knife, be cut tbe tendon of on of bl legs, prooably crippling bim for Me. Ue alio (tabbed Mr. Reynold ev ral times lo Ibe side. He was toon after arrested and held la custody until today wbe he will bave hi trial. The lie which broke out lo tbe Glao Car bea Colliery, Mipersvllie, Schuylkill couo ty, mom lime ago I ilil making rapid pro greet, and no hope for It extlootlon ar entertained. This fir bu thrown a great many men out of employ meol, and moil of them bav gen to Bbamokia. St. Loui I affected at lb devotion of widowed mother who, to secure a wedding outfit lor her only daughter, not only be earn a street walker, but alio iaog lo a ehureb ebolr. Mis Thackeray writes to a friend in tbe United f.tales that she hopes (0 visit til is puiiulry next year. "Look Out tOr tbe Locomo Uvc." That tbl tirnety warning, aeen on a, mil lion ctoeaways, it often unheeded Is' duly attealed by a thousand corouei'a inqiieata every year. But Ihe greatest calamity Ilia has ever befallen through neglect of this kindly admonition befell Wall street Ibe otber day. A disaster so wide spread a lo be national, and so lasting in It effect on all circle of business that tbe opening buds and blossom of tbe vernal equinox will hardly see Ihe atrlngency ol tbe money mar ket relieved. nre in tbe United Slate a long career of unexampled national proeperily I our record. Year after year crop of every kind all over tbe land were abundant and plan tiful. Manufacturers, especially ol glen aod iron, flourished. Merchant every where transacted a Urge business sufficient ly lucrative. A civil war seemed only to multiply tbe resource of a great and grow lug nation. Tbe national banking system added lo tbe volume of currency, and so far increased tbe facilities for doing bualneis, as to en large greatly internal trade aod traffic, aod hereby cam Into protnioeoce tbe "Looo motive." Transportation by mean of rail road got Into great favor with ' tbe local public for tbe advantages it offered to every bamlet it passed, while to the stockholders II was always regarded and represented a a safe investment, while to Ibe bankers aod brokers and cliques and ring who manipu laled the stock, it was always an inexbtusi Ible mine of wealth and resource. Juat here, however, an evil began. Rail road enterprises absorbed the floating capi tal needed by tbe .merchant, tbe manufac turer and producer. Bankers overreached nemteive oy loaning immense sums to corporationc with inadequate (ecnrliy. As Ihe circulating medium can not be increas ed at will, tbe collision of Interests resulted in untold disaster, affecting lotimately every legitimate and benrst pursuit In Ibe couo try and Involving a multitude oi hapless and Innocent parties in hopeless ruin, and perhaps telling the band on Ibe dial ol material progress Id tbl oouotry back for some years. Still Ibis collision or lb locomotive with Wall Ureal speculator! and tbeir allies aod abettor all over tbe United State I nol likely to prove altogether an evil. i no locomotive naa oi uie become erro gaol and tyrannous. It had appropriated tbe lion's (hare of eapi tal. Il bad laid heavy Imposts and burdens upon Ihe people It bad defiantly corrupted eur legislators ol every degree Stale aod National. Il threat ened to become ibe Caesar thai would de prive os or our liberties either by a single despotism or forcing us into anarchy. j oe wesi wss waning up, in fact was "looking out for tb locomotive." She bad pretty much rsaolved to run II off tb track or lo take charge of II. But itrang to ay,f much apathy prevailed and politician ot II parties were only too willing to shut their eye to tbe growing power and daring as umptioo of tbl new and dangerous n gloe. But bapty for mail tbe railroad menaoi their friend bad not estimated tbe danger of tbe crossing, tlnanolal or political, fully, and tbe locomotive lies now in the ditcb and makes it less necessary to look out fur tbe looomotlve. Theatre lovers will bear in mind that Sherry's New York Theatre give one en tertalnment ooly at Bobel's Ooera House. this evening. The drama of tbe new Ma daien will be presented. Give them a lull nouse. A oew well will be Gebring farm in a day well is anticipated. completed 00 tbe or two. A good Tb oil market I a trifle firmer. Mr. Mack, so honest old lady, residing In rear of tbe Alpine HoUl, Ibis morning found a valuable sleeve button in tbe street Tbe owner can bave tb same by calling at ber bouse. Tbere is a family residing at Pioneer by name of Sawyer, who are in very destitute circumstance. It oanslstl of the father, mother and two children. Mr. Sawyer ha been ooofioed te hi bed for a number of month, until Ibe family bave been reduced to a itarvation point almoat, Here 1 wortby object for the charitable. A lady la St. Louis ha tent In propo sals for grading some ol tb streets of that city. In Cooneotioui oo Monday nxi an elec lion for town offloers will lake place. With this will be coupled lb vole uoon Ibe pro posed Constitutional amendment, giving tb Stat oo capital and locatiug tbal in Hartford. An effort la making to stock soma of tb mountain streams of Nevada with trout. A grandson of Tippoo 8bib is in jail at Calcutta, India, serving oat tern) of im pr Iron meet foe perjury. Oil News. Tbe VensH well, owsed by Baruny Vensei, is doing sixty bairela, The Finley A Knlghl wall on Ike Solder farm, oear Uoglowo Is doing about 100 bar rel. A well on a farm adjoining Ibe Basui wee struck a few deye since, bat owing to their getting a sand pump in tb bole, baa not been tubed. It I owned we believe by Bradly Co. Throughout the entire district tbere Is very little operatiog going on, Tbe very decided flatoes of oil ba effectutliy up- pressed all attempts at oew development There will not, probably, be half a docea new wells started during tbe rest of Ibe winter, unless oil should so advnnca that it would present eoine posiblllty of one's ever getting a small portioo of fund iovee ted back again. The r dual of the banks to discount under any circumstances, pre vents operatiog on credit lo any considera ble extect, and wilt prove benlflclal lo the en i Ire region. It may be that a very few old rigs will be moved before , tbe close o tbe season, but tbis is all, for oo one, bow ever venturesome, Is willing to risk an; thing during tbe present stringency. Tbe prlnoipal item ot interest is the reduction of wages iujalmost every branob of business consequently csusiog much suffering among those who were already receiving low wages. Just about onebaif tbe wells in tbis (dls Irict are shut down. Some of tbem for lack of oil and some of them for lack of capital to ruo tbem. Petersburg Progress. Tbe late Captain nail bad in bis posses sion, it Is said, tbe tact that tbe Sir Jobo Franklin party were reduced lo the dite ex tremity oi eatiog each otber. He kept II secret, Intending to give it to tb public only after the death of Ibe wife of Sir John Franklin, wbos feeling, be rigbtly judged, would ba inexpressibly shocked by tbe dreadful knowledge. Tb United States expedition secured tbe document lafl by Captain Hall, and thus tb secret i at last divulged, fit I information which tb world would bave gladly forborne; but it ex. hibits Captain Hall in th light of a thorough gentlemao and a bero with a tender heart. Oil News. Two wall in tbe Petrolla dlsirlcl ar being drilled lo tb fourth (and or where il I auppoied to be, but Isn't Friday of last week Argus Bros, struck a, big wellton tb Stewart farm near M lllerr town, about twenty rod weal of lb Sbreve & Kiogsley well. At last account it was doing 700 barrels a day. A well on tbe O. Barnhart farm, near Millerstowo, was struck last Saturday, and is now producing SOO barrels of oil a day. We did not learn the name of the owners. Prentice t Co.' well, three-quarter of a mile from Millerstowo, I a new 40 banal strike. Phillip Bro. of Oil City, purchased the Siarr farm recently for wblcb Ibev paid 565,000. East Brady Independent. A Lewisburg Ark., editor claims that bis towo Is the home of a lady who la now sen eoij.tbree year old, and who ba (bed tear at tb grave of lea departed bur band. As we learn from tbe Elmira Advertiser, the upper waters of the Allegheny is blessed with a steamboat. It ia owned by Mr. A. K. Dorrow of Salamanoa, and was built by Benedict & Labe, of Randolph. It is a side wheel steamer, and was launched in full rig September 27th. Tbe boat baa commodious coblns, fore and aft. Tbe side wheel ar nine feel In diameter, with an eighteen Inch stroke. Mr. Dorrow proposes to start out on ao exploring trip when tb tide fa vors, lo which case we will probably aee him in Tidloute. Tidioute Journal. An old man at Ivry, Fraoce, recently died of joy. Ha bad been very poor all bla life, when be wa suddenly Informed Ibal be bad fallen beir to a large fortuoe. Tb old man was greatly agitated by lb new, end wa hastening to tb Mayor's office lo sign lome necessary paper, wbsD b fell dead in tbe street. Camp Mohave, Arizona Territory, i sup posed to be the hottest military poit on lb North Amerloaa Continent, although litua. led oo tb bank of a large river, th great Colorado ol tbe Wait. For day duriog lb past summer tb thermomelor stood al 122 in Ihe shade. Eighty (eat bave been reserved for the repreaentat ive of lb pre at Marshal uezioe- trial. Over (Ix hundred demaoda for test bave alraadv been made h P.rl. provincial and foreign journal An official thorthand reperl will probably be publish ed. A Sao Franciaco com! reoxntiv decide that stock certificate were not negotiable instruments, so that an Inonoceot boldei for value reonived of a atolen certificate was adjudged lo hav gained no title. Tb population of Allaaiown hat Ineraaa d 3,01! in three year. Edwin Booth Is pitting Otb.l In Bo ton. Bui lr i to bav a market . Local optiou I not b forced la Kama Cliy. It Is estimated that Ue brioTje aCroM lb Mtsslsxlppl al 91. Leuft, wltb Its approach es, will cost 9, BOO.MO. Tb Pari Figaro intaiasltt tetfitr I Del Marshall Jwll, ear aew liloliUr lo Bl Petersburg, Is Marshall to tbe at my of the United States." A black baas was recently caught lo th Delaware, oear Eaitoo, which wa :fonnd to hold thirteen book in It mouth, with many fragments of line attached to tbem. The.name otjobn A. Kasaon of Iowa it mentioned as likely to be brought forwsrd for the speakership of tb Houae of Repre sentatives by those disaffected with Speaker Blaine. Mr. Joseph Houseman aod Mary House man, bis wile, of Fayette county celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of tbeir marriage, on Thursday, lb 25th ult. Three soot, with tbeir wives aod two daughter, with tbeir busbandss with twenty-four grand children, and otber relatives, wre presto I, Jsmes Moulder, foreman of lb gang or repairers al Roacb'c Iron ahlp work, lo Cbeaier, while superintending lb excava tian for th rteiioo of a large punch used in mak'og bole in the ends cl beam, dag up a atone hatchet of about twelve Inch In length. Tbl antiquatiaa emblem ol In oborlginal lobablt wa found two leel trot Ibe surface and rxactly on Ihe river Hoe. A bridge over tbe Lackewenan river at Hooetdale, wblcb ha long been la dan gerous condition, fell Friday wkil a dub bero I school children were playing opea II All ware hurt, three very seriously, and one, named Aont Bode, fatally but owlog to tb hallow water note were drowned. Another nttemnt to rvirvn rew county out of parts of Jirie, Warren and Crawford counties. and making Corry tbe county seat, is on the tapis. Is - A company wa orgeoized last Mood' in Tttusville oomposed of Ibe most promi nent men of tb city, under lh nam of Tiluaville Trunk Pipe Line Co., with a capital itock ol $250,000 and will proceed Immediately lo laying lines for the traaa portatlon of oil lo tbal point from all pro ducing district, Including tb Butler county district. K Ihe bridge over the Alle gheny at Tionesta will be com pleted next week. It Is estimated that a third of the boat. wheal crop io Arocetoek county, M., hat oeen rumea riy frost. There were tbipped frem Aguat. Geor. gla, tbl season, 239.86a watetmaloaa. against 68.222 lsst vear. Tbe devil ba been badlv worsted Km Ihe Rev. J. B. Svlvester of Chalnem Contra. N. Y., who write lo lb Christian Advocate a follow: "A few weeks ago th devil gotup a ball (or dance) oa mvoharaa. I announced Ibat w would hav seveo pry. r meeting for each ball. Tb movameat resulted la fourteen prayer ueelinr. at wblcb tb eburoh waa greatly quickened " A White Suipber Sorini letter eaa thai the young ladiea there Invite voune eeotla. mn into lb receptio rooms, order (ber ry cobblers and miol juleps, and eatertaln tbem by singing negro melodies, wlihnni looking any way tb worse for It. Thai depends oo lb way tb spectator wa ral ed. Tbe maples are cbnoilne' color, and an are tbe nose of tome biped. It' not 'ibal'stb matter with Hannah! But Hannah I whet's tb matter with them. Tbe Falrvlew well oa eo the Jahnxui farm, owoed by Shoemaker, Knight Hall man and others ba been pumping 18 day aoa i aoiog about 49 barrel pet day. Clarion Democrat. Edensburg wail oo aceonnt of a lah nt ieoemenl bouses. Ills almoat icspotsibJ io Hour a bouse tbere at any price. Tbe city and conoty autbor- ities of little Rock, Arkansas, oave quarantined tne Southern Division of the Cairo fe Fulton, Road, and the river below, in order to check the ebread of the yellow fever. Sobel's Opera House ( mi saw , New YorK Theatre Cornet Band & Orchestra, Oft Proprietor & Maoager, J AS. F. SHERRY Slag Manager, J. D. GERMAN Leader of Band, D. H. STCBBLEBINE Leader or Orcbestt, I rof. J AS. KOEHL 38 First-Class Artists s Positively one night only, Tuesday Eveg tct. 7, lS7:j; Oa wblcb oeesilen will be produced, tha AMIBI. CAM DRAMATIZATION of tbe NEW MAGDALEN. from Wllkle Ootllna novel of the atmve title Id a Frotoga and 1 acts, By Walter Beiin . Kfew Scenery, Characteristic Songs. Miss VIRGIXU GERMAN AS MERCY MERRICK. nr. Walter new AS JULIAN GRAY. Happened r Ike Comaeov Tbe perfmance wfl CMKlnde with a very amuilng elurnlretUDlrodnctac Miaa IxXUo Marry. Mr Edward Barry; Mr K. t Wllka and otber nambosof the UKkAT ORGAN IZ ATIOH . A)leleB), CO anal It eta ay-lfeeatvea seats Sir sal liro Newsroem Doors apea at 7 o'aloak Perforanmae eaamcn- I MM JOFIN M SHERRY, Aent McEinley & Gross, tfftaohinists, Blacksmiths, AND oik Makers, Egbert Farm. Petroleum Centre, Pa. Boiler Repairing a Speciality. REFINERY 8TILLS REPAIRED taT Wa wairsnt all work dope by na to be oaorly good a new wben repaired Good traterial furolibed and price reason able. r Having bad Inn experience In Iba buoi aeaa wa are enabled to riv MtlaAjcilim. JOHIHH McKINLKY. XEUAM IAJ CROW rtweleam Centre, fa.. Jan. . l G. k KOESTfclt. Flour fc Feed Merchant, PETROLEUM CENTRE, PA. PRICE IJXT. XXX White We'l n t,00 1 Meal, Choa, heal Bras, 1. esplsti. vase, Olrl Wanleu. To do geoaiai housework. loqulre at Gor don' Hardware (lore tTO tbB citizens ot MLNNSYL VANIA - Yoar attention la Specially Invited to th. fact Ibat tb National Banks are now prepared to receive- aubaeripUooa to the Capital Stock ot the Centaoal al Board of Finance. The renda reallaeil from this source are to baemplojed In the erection of the building fur tba International BihlbMlon, ea th. Mnenees connected with the earn. It 11 con Mentlf believed that the Kantone State will be repreaaotedbjr thaaatneof ever; cltlion alive to patriot! oonuaemoratloa of the on. bandrelh birth-, day ef lb. nation. Tbe ebaroa ofatock are offered for 110 each, aad anbrlbera wtll receive a band eeraelj atad rafraved Cftifleateorstock, eniunle for Iraming and preaarvattou ae a national namori al. Ihtareatattae rate oTalx per cent per senna dll h paid oa all paytaenta of Centennial Stock soa date ofpav meal to January I, iZ. Kejbecrllm who are not uear a National Bak can Mais a cotrk im poat-o&ca ordor tu Ihe under signed. WHEvK- FKal.ET, Treasurer. SC4 Walnut St., Philadelphia m. iaiytvc niTin or tab. I vacosiaieadtd by Narelar Mid cal practitioner and a apeedy rnie guarranteed for Colds, Coughs, IVtmh . . VMukltL anlllln. UlnAll I Ml aumptlon, and all Pnlmouary OompUlote, Kevfo. Bryalpalaa, Dnpepnia, and 6oat U Mnlery, Ceol- Lmnrhn. i !hnl.n and all llv ' r anil Iww.l flom .1.1.... -- -" BaMiUM .r th. urinal Omane pfeetly barmle free fran Wa aval m Aleobntjc propertlea plaaaaat to Uke and never kaowa ta tail Price 11,00 p?r bottla. roll OMea teat on application. Addreaa L. P- WIM 00 , )N tkveata Aveai, M.w Terk.