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THE SCE ANTON TftlBtJNE-SATURDAY MOBNDTG, DECEMBER 1J, 1896.
13 The absolutely pure BAKING POWDER R OYA L the most celebrated of all the baking powders in the world cel ebrated lor its great leavening strength and purity. It makes your cakes, biscuit,' bread, etc., healthful, it assures you against alum and all forms of adulteration that go with the cheap brands. ..... ... .... GARBONDALE, rRpaor will ploime not that advertise ments, orders for Job work, and Items for publication left at the establishment of Snannon & Co., newsdealers. North Main street, will receive prompt attention; of lito open from 8 a. m. to 10 p. m.J WOMAN'S LITERARY CLUB. Well Ituimn Ladies Organize for .Mutual Honi'lit. A woman's club composed of a num ber of well known ladles will meet one afternoon each week for the dis cussion of literary subjects. The first nieclliiff will be at the home of Mrs. J. 14. Hoyt, on Klvcr street. Monday, December 14, at U.;i( p. m.. and the sub ject selected will be lan Maclaieii. The jiroRranime will be ns follows; Introductory itemarks, Mrs, K. J. liulsley Klcctlon of Officers, liifiii'mutiiin in Itelntlon to . Wo man's Clubs in tietieral, Mis. II. D. Stuart PuKKestios as to l'roj?r:imm's. Mis. N. IT. IlllliT "Our Nntne. Our Motto and Our Alms" Airs. L. A. Bcssett Ppecial .Subject lan Maclaren As a Lecturer ....Mrs. V. M. I,nthrope As an Author Mrs. J. K. Burr "His Mother's Sermon." Mrs. C. T. Meaker "Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush,," "A Doctor of the old School." Airs. V. A. Manvllle "Auld I.atiK Syne"., ..Mrs. J. B. Hoyt "Kate CarneRie" Mrs. J. B. Hoyt Watson as a Minister. Airs. Charles Lee OFFICERS ELECTED. Important Mct'iing of the C. M. li. A. The rcpulnr meeting of Branch 39, Catholic Mutual Benevolent Associa tion, held a regular meeting on Thurs day evening. The following officers were clect' il for the coining year: Chancellor, li. 11. Kerwln: president, U. A. Kelly; first vice-president, John Boylan; second vice-president, AI. L. McCann; recording secretary, T. A. Kirk wood; assitant. secretary, O. J. Cideman; financial secretary, J. W. Kilpatriek; treasurer. James O'Boyle; liiurxhiill, William AlcNulty; guard, Kiehnrd Connaughton; trustees, Alex ander McDonald, l'ntrick Harte, John Burke. Aliehael Kelly, Alartin tlerrlty. Itepresenttttlves to thp erand council at Krle, I'a., September, 1S!)7, It. H. Kerwln; nlti mate, James O'Uoylo. vocophone; band Are Preparing to Attend the Inau giiratioii at Wnhingtoii. The vocophone band of this city Is said to bo the only one of the IfSeaWin the country. They are making pre parations to attend the inauguration of the president-elect on the 4th of March. They have their uniforms, and will provide some new Instruments and propose having a ball before long, to raise the necessary funds. The music will prove an attractive feature in the procession on that oc casion. SEMI-ANNUAL RECEPTION Of the lllcsscd Virgin's Sodality at St. Hose Church Sunday Evening. The Sodality of the Blessed Virgin will hold their semi-annual reception at St. Itose church next Sunday even ing. lieV. Pius Meyer, one of the Car melite priests, who are conducting a mission in St. Patrick's church, Oly phant. will deliver the sermon. He is the superior of the Carmelite order in this country and a very eloquent preacher. A vast number will doubtless crowd the church on this interesting occasion. LOCAL AND PERSONAL NOTES. Miss Helen Hathaway entertained a few of her young friends at her home on Salem avenue, Thursday evening. Among those present were: Clara Watt, Mabel Davis. Gertrude Dennis, Kuth Bailey, Belle Male, Florence Von Oorder. Mina Frank, Hazel Wheeler, Nellie Crocker and Adelaide Place. Frank Couch was a guest at the home of I'll Ho Burrill in Unlondale this week. Delaware and Hudson Dispatcher Harry Briggs and his wife left yester day for a visit in New York. Claud Smith, Delaware and Hudson ticket agent,.ls In New York city. Rev. D. A. Itocca was a visitor In Scranton this week. Kdward Kenworthy, who Is suffering irom oioou poisoning, was better yes- OUR RockiuK Chairs, Centre Tables, Stands, Screens, Pictures, Has socks, Carpet Sweepers, Rugs and Mats, and the largest and finest assortment of Carpets in the city, PRICES always the lowest. J.SCOTT INGLIS, Cartels, Wall Papers and Draperies, 419 UCKL AVENUE. if ii PI III, i . . terday. His temperature had been re duced to the normal point. Mrs. Martin Hognn. of Peckvllle. Is visiting Mm. John Clark on Cottage Street. Simon Spangcnhurjr, of Eight avenue. Is critically ill with typhoid fever. Miss Clara Oerisch, who has made her homo for the past year with her uncle, Louis Bru'nner, left Wednesday for Detroit, Mich., where she will live with her brother. Miss Maine Chaiiesworth will spend Sunday In Scranton. D. C. Benscoler was elected chaplain of William H. Davis Post, O. A. R.. Wednesday evening. Miss Maggie Kelly, of South Church street, who has been visiting In New York city, hns returned home, Michael Surdlval. of Pike street, is il! with typhoid fever. Mrs. Charlesworth. of Scranton. was the guest of Airs. H. W. Harrison. Thursday. M. J. O'Toole, city editor of the Scranton Times, was a visitor In this city Thursday. Kev. William Ogenwyde Evans, of Wilkes-Barre, will preach in the Welsh Baptist' church Sunday. Frank Habollo, who was bitten by a mad dog at Simpson a short time ago, and was admitted to the Pasteur insti tute In New York, at the expense of Simpson & Watkins. returned home Thursday fully recovered, flurry Krantz, who was operated on for appendicitis a short time ago, was out for the first time Thursday. Miss Kate Brennan. of Sand street, was quite seriously injured at her home yesterday by tripping over a board. Professor Sage, the hypnotist,, will entertain the pupils of Wood's business college this afternoon at four o'clock. John Scott, of the West Side, was hurt In the Wilson Creek mine by a premature blast yesterday morning. Fred Heals, of Cottage street, fell and sustained an injury to his right knee cap whllet walking up Belmont street one evening this week. Mrs. John Gardner and Mrs. E. Greenslado, of Jermyn, spent Thurs day with friends In this city. TAYLOR. The concert to be 'g-fven at Weber's rink on next Wednesday evening, De cember 16, under the auspices of the Young People's society of the Ger man Lutheran church promises to be one of the greatest musical events of the season. The programme contains the following well known names: Misses Carolyne V. Dorsey, elocution ist, of Scranton; Mr. John K. Evans, Miss Lizzie Keinhardt, Professor Al bion Korn, Rev. Kdward Lang, James K. Watkins, esq.. Master Harley Zln tel, the Cosgrove children, Professor Haberstrohs and the celebrated Zither club. The programme above men tioned will consist of piano, violin, gui tar and vocal music of a brilliant and sketchy character with recitations, both humorous and pathetic. It is ex pected a large number of visitors from Hyde Park, Scranton and their vicini ties will be present and a most en joyable time is anticipated. Refresh ments will be served at the close of the concert. An admission fee of 15 cents will be charged. Councilman Gomer K. Jones is a can didate for re-election to council in the Second ward. The social at Weber's rink Wednes-. day evening was a most enjoyable af fair. Music was furnished by the Tay lor orchestra for dancing. Refresh ments were served at an early hour, af ter which the band presented the de feated contestants with a handsome wreath In behalf of the good work done by them at their fair. John Conley is an aspirant for the nomination of school director in the Fifth ward on the Republican ticket. Mr. and Mrs. Weber, of this town, visited friends In Truckvllle on Thurs day. On Thursday evening the Patriotic Order of True Americans. No. 66, of this place, held a mock trial at their hall and several candidates were initiated. Services at the Calvary Baptist church tomorrow by the pastor, Dr. H. H. Harris, at the usual hours. Morn in cermnn, subject, "Paul's Exhorta tion to Timothy." Sunday school at 2 p. m. Evening sermon, subject, "The Personal Advantage Derived from Christian Service." Tomorrow evening at 7.30 the annual business meeting ot the church will be held when the offi cers of the church and Sunday school will be elected for the coming year. AH are cordially invited to be present This evening the Orpheus quartette, of this place, will take part In the con cert at the Smith Music hall, Price burg, for the benefit of Mrs. Oakley. PECKV1LLK. The families oFwiillam' Smith and David Hoag moved .to Plymouth last Thursday. Misses Lily and May Pizer, of Jer myn. were in attendance at the social held In the Ladyard hall last Wednes day evening. The sad Intelligence was received here yesterday of the serious Illness of Oscar Travlss, who moved his family from Peckvllle to a mining village be low Wllkes-Barre the past summer. The Delaware and Hudson paid their Gravity railroad employes here yes terday. The Union Cemetery association elected their new officers last Wednes day evening as follows: President, S. D. Klngsly vice president. Niles John son: secretary, William Priest. Services at the 'Baptist church Sun day, December 13, at 10.30 a. m. Sub ject, "Faith in God." Sunday school at 2.30 p. m. Baptist Young People's union at 6 p. m., and sermon at 7 p. m. Subject, "Mark the Perfect Man." H. T. Allen, pastor: Services tomorrow as usual in the Methodist Episcopal church. Preach ing by the pastor, Kev. S. C. Slmpklns, at 10.30 a. m. and 7 p. m. Theme for morning, "The City That Hath Foun dations." Evening, sermon to young men, theme, "Wandering Sheep." Sun day school at 2.30. Kpworth league at 6 p. m. Everybody cordially welcome. JERHYN o AND MAYFIELD Hon. M. T. Burke was a caller in town ytsterday. Mrs. Stone, of Olyphant. spent yes terday as the guest of Mrs. Daniel Meehan. 'Gilroy's orchestra of Archbald have been engaged to furnish music for the firemen's ball on New Year's eve. Mrs. G. H. Yost has rented the house of Mr. Stanton's, corner South Main and Cemetery streets. George E. Walters made a business trln to Carbondale on Friday. Mrs. George Askew and family have moved to New York. Mr. Askew was formerly manager of the Jermyn Steam laundry; he Is now manager of a laundry in the city. Deputy Sheriff Ferber was a caller in town yesterday. Mrs. Battenberg contemplates remod eling her business block on Main street. It will be made a threerstory building with the roof after the Queen Anne style of architecture. When finished it will be a credit to the town and to Mr. John P. McLaughlin, who made the plans. Dr. Davis yesterday morning found a bank note of a small denomination, and anyone who proves ownership to same uan call at Pioneer Drug Store. Miss Mattie Spettigue left yesterday for a month's visit with relatives at Dunmore. Mr. Robert T. Maxwell, of Carbon dale, spent part of yesterday at the home of James Allen. Rev. Mr. Slmpklns, of Peckvllle, and Rev. Mr. Hathaway, of Carbondale, called on the Rev. F. Gendall yesterday day. Miss May Broat spent part of the week In Scranton. Levi Brown's four children are very sick. The Hillside collieries will resume work on Monday. Frank Westgafe, of Forest City, Is now engaged with his' father. In his meat inarktt on Main street. Messrs. Henry McLoskeJr,' and John Farrell spent last evening In Carbon dale. Mr. Lon Carey, of Scranton, was In town last night. The funeral of the late Patrick J. McDermott will take place this morn ing. A requiem mass will be celebrated In Sacred Heart church at 9 a. m., after which Interment will be made in the Archbald cemetery. Yesterday afternoon while several boys were playing near the fan house, James Donohue came ud near them shooting birds with a flobert rifle He did not have the beBt of luck, and missing his mark, Patty Reddy, volun teered to show him where the bullet struck. While doing so the gun was discharged, the bullet entering into Reddy's side. Dr. Manley was called, and probed for the bullet, but without success. He is resting easy at present. The Methodist Episcopal church de cided to have a tree ns Christmas night with the regular services. A com mittee has been appointed to purchase books for the scholars. A warrant wag sworn out last evening by Harry JacKson before T. O. Robin son, justice of the peace, for the arrest of John Merrick, whom he accuses of assaulting him In the mines. Thomas Marsh entered bail for Mr. Merrick in the Bum of $soo. Mr. Gilbert Knapp. of AldenvMlle, Wayne county, is visiting his sister, Mattie Knapp. The Rush brook lodge, No. 850, Inde pendent Order of Odd Fellows, Thurs day evening conferred the initiation degree. Rev. William Surdlval will preach to morrow at Wllkes-Barre to his for mer congregation William Gunn, of Feckvllle, was in town last night. By a fall of coal In the Delaware and Hudson mines yesterday William Dawe was hurt, mainly about the head. Dr. Shields was called and pronounced the case not dangerous. A birthday party was given to Mrs. John Rosemory, of Mayfield, on Mon day evening In honor of her slxty fouth birthday. A very pleasant time was spent up to a very late hour. The following were present: Mrs. Thomas Seymour, Mrs. John Seymour, Mr. and Mrs. John Wolsey, Mr. and Mrs. Mur tin Chesterfield, Mr. and Mrs. Greens lade, Mr. and Mrs. William Harvey, Mr. James Seymour, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Harvey, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Cooper, Mrs. Thomas Wosley, Mrs. Samuel Wosley, Mrs. Thomas Simpson, Mrs. John Bowlden, Miss Cooper, Mr. John Owens. The special feature of the meeting in the First Presbyterian church of Car bondale last Wednesday evening was an address by Professor W. M. Tag gart, of Mayfield. The subject of mis sion was .considered. Mr. Taggart spoke of the misery and degradation among the people In Mexico. Mr. Tag gart was formerly a resident of the City of Mexico, and his talk about the condition of the poorer class in the re public south of us was very Interest ing. Mrs. Henry N. Dolph, of Carbondale, was visiting relatives in Mayfield yes terday. . Mrs. John Williams, of Mayfield, is very ill at her home. Mr. Samuel Griffiths, of Mayfield, made a business trip to Carbondale yesterday. FACTORYVILLE. Next wyk teachers Institute will be held at Tutkhannock. Organizers havs been in town the past week for the purpose of organizing a lodge of ' Knignts or .tiaccaoees. Last Saturday morning 'Jeremiah Storm died at his home In the suburbs of the borough, and was buried on Monday by the Grand Army of the Re public. Tom Reynolds is in Scranton visiting relatives. Ira B. Gardner will go on the road as advertising agent for some soap firm In the near future. our townsman. Wesley Dunn, claims to have had a call to go out and preach the gospel and, therefore, has for the past week or ten days been holding a series of meetings up at South Gibson, Susquehanna county. Mrs. Kittle Gardner has been home on a week's visit and returned yester day to Jermjn where she resumes her travels with Mrs. Bonbrlght selling "Novlta," and pther well known reme dies. " The bottles, consisting of quarts, half gallons and five gallons la slse, arrived lust Thursday for the bottling of the "Wlnola Mineral water" which Will be placed upon the market at once. Adjutant J. Wesley Reynolds this week placed a new orcan in his newly erected Grand Army Republic hall. JeAeler Watkins has one of the neat cut windows in town. , James Boyd, of Scranton, was up Thursday and spent the afternoon with his mother. , Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Brown were calling at the home of Register and Recorder elect W. V. Shaw, Thursday. t r The school children of the graded, school obtained access some way to the basement of C. Matthewson's barn, where he has his winter apples stored, and for some time have been carrying them away, and Investigation shows that Christopher Is several barrels short of the luscious fruit that he ex pected to masticate this winter. If any of our neighbors dispute our right to the piscatorial championship for the season, let them come forward and establish their claims. This Is what we claim it on. Recently two of our townsmen, Bamuel Oakley and John Hartman, caught two fish from the waters of "Lake tlokomls," that weighed i and 10 poods respect ively. The speclaf meetings at the Baptist church still continues under the leader ship of Rev. Luther, and a great many iieople have thus far expressed their desire to live better Christians. Rev. H. H. Wilbur spoke on "Odd Fellowship" at the banquet othe Nich olson lodge of odd Fellows last Friday evening. , UNIONDALE. y;v Young Westcott, of Forest City, who Is reported t have suffered from the effects of hypnotism, came to I'nlon dale about a week ago. An attack of delirium came on while he was at the hotel and he was obliged to remain until his parents came after him. Professor F. G. Spencer, of Sidney, N. Y.. has been holding a musical Institute here with success, which closed with a grand concert. Professor Spencer understands the art verywell and is also successful In imparting his knowledge to others. There were about seventy-live members In his class and all was so interested in the lessons be fore them and kept so busy that the school simply governed Itself and 'everything went smoothly. Wallace Tingley is at work In Sus quehanna. John Clark has moved from Lyon street to the rear of Elijah Carpen ter's house. Mr. Baechus, of Scranton, has moved his family into Israel Round's house on Church street. Mr. and Mrs. Prloe. of Ithlca, N. Y., are visiting friends here. Mrs. Reynolds, of Forest City, was in town this week, soliciting funds for the Enterprise Hose company. Eight new members were received in full membership into the Methodist church Sunday. Andrew Miller, of Clifford, is can vassing for a steam cooker. He is meeting with good success. Mrs. Brookln, of York state, has been visiting relatives here. Revival meetings are In progress at the Methodist church. The Rev. Mr. McKeller. of Clifford, has been assist ing the Rev. D. Evans this week. This week's issue of "The Drych" has a prize poem on "Gold" from the pen of the Rev. D. D. Jenkins. John Jones, of Kansas, has come East to spend the winter with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Jones. He has been absent twenty-four years. John Thomas is building two new houses in town, and both are rented before completion. HALI.STEAD. Mrs. George Wolcott is 111, Mrs. Henry Talmage, who has been visiting friends and relatives In Frlendsvllle, has returned home. Miss Anna Kelleher. of New Mil- ford, was the guest of friends In this place on Friday. William De Laverge. of Deroit. Mich.. Is visiting at the residence of Charles Capwell, on William street. N. O. Major Is having a new ice house erecteu. A Prohibition club Is to be organized In this place In the near future. Mrs. B. F. Bernstein was in the Par lor City on Thursday. Miss Maggie Madlgan. of Susque hanna, visited friends in this place tne first or the week. Mrs. Michael Hays and son, Joseph, have returned home after a visit with friends In Scranton. Horace Arney, esq., of Brooklyn. N. Y., will deliver a temperance lecture In the Railroad Young Men's Christian association hall this (Saturday) even ing. Matthey Gannon has returned from a vistt at Buffalo, N. Y. John A. Mears, of Scranton, was In town on Friday. Rev. John Davis conducted a meet ing at Lawsville Thursday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Leese, of El mira, N. Y., are visiting friends in this place. Mrs. A. Hard, of New Mllford. visited her parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Hay- ward, on Friday. N. Pickering, of Scranton, Is visit ing at the residence of James Snover on Chase avenue. Thomas Canan has been promoted to the position of section foreman. Secretary W. W. Adair, of this place, attended the conference of the Dela ware, Lackawanna and Western secre taries held at Scranton on Thursday. The next conference will be held In this place early in March. Miss Carrie Taylor, of Rockland, N. Y., Is the guest of her brother, G. F. Taylor, on Chase avenue. The Gospel meeting In the Railroad Young Men's Christian association hall will be addressed by Morris Treuweu, of Conklln, N. Y. Mrs. John Pike was in Blngharoton on Tuesday. The Methodist church at Alford will be dedicated December 17. NICHOLSON. At the Odd Fellows banquet last evening there was a large attendance of the fraternity and friends, and a delightful social time was experienced by all. There will be a "box social" at the home of James Masters next Tuesday evening for the benefit of Rev. G. E. Van Woert. Rev. Marlon Yeager, of Blnghamton, President Isaac Lewis of Snhliin, Ohio, is highly respected nil through tlmt section, lie hits lived in Clinton Co. 75 years, mid has been president, of the .Sabina Hank 20 yours. He gladly testifies to the merit of Hood's Sarsa purillu. and what lie says is worthy attention. All brain workers 11 ml Hood's Sitrsiipurilla pcculiurly adapted to their needs. It makes pure, rich, red blood, and from this comes nerve, knientul, bodily and digestive strength. "i am giaa to my inai noou s caniapa rills is s very good medicine, especially as s blood purifier. It has done me good many tunes. For several years I offered greatly with pains of Neurajgia in one eye and abouf my temples, ,es pecially at night when I had bean having a hard day of physical and mental labor. I took many remedies, but found help only In Hood's Sarssparilla which cured me of rheumatism, neuralgia and headache. Hood's Saras psrills has proved itself a true friend. I also lake Hood's Pills to keep my bowels regular, and like the pills very much." Isaac Lewis, Sabina, Ohio. Sarsaparilla Is the One True Wood Purifier. Alt druggists. IX Prepared only by C. I. Hood & Co.. Lowell. Mass. u ji mn are prompt, efficient and I1UUUS flllS easy In efleet. 20 cents. P CakfcMteft Eaetfea MmhiI Bras ENNYROYAL PILLS Original mmi Oaly Ac1m l wars) rwwii. vsviks l mM wltfc Mm rlbbM. Tsika jba Aikan Jtufoaa Jalliiiiis msmMIm rIMM SUM MnlWWM. Al prin"ifinsi W I. lump f. mrtlnUn, mtlaillili ta Ult. JVam Farm, B&mt Uoom SMalriifUlDnIM. will exchange pulpits with Rev. F. E. Adams, the Nth inst. Ralph- Bingham will appear In the Opera House next Monday night. Charles . Remmel left us yesterday morning for Scranton. where he has accepted a position with Rexford. Mrs. H. P. Wilcox, of Clark's Sum mit, s visiting- friends la this place. Mr. Clara Steinback. of Scrant&n, was calling, on relatives Friday after noon. Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Hall, of Wllkes Barre, are the guests of Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Williams. Grip Here Again Dread Bacciili which cans from Rus sia in 1889 still at work. . If You Have a Stubborn Conga and Sore Throat, Yoa Are a Victim. Epidemic Checked by "77' Grip Is here again but it Is here In a much milder form than It was In -VS9 and 1890. when it counted its deai by the thousands on both sides of the At lantic. The malady has been prevalent for perhaps a month, but it is only within the last few days that It has been rot cKnlssd as our dread visitor fram Rue sla, who came In December, 1889. At first the doctors passed the cases eft as colds, but they have found them io stubborn and unyielding to treatment that they now are taking the more serious view. UKE A COLD, ONLY STUHTIORN. The symptoms as described by physi cians In all parts of the city ur; first a slight fever with chills, followed Vy a catarrhal condition of the head, de scending to the throat and ev-n to the larynx and bronchial tubes. In moht cases there Is a most distressing and stubborn cough. The severer cases run for weeks unless checked by the use of Dr. Humphreys' Specific "77." "77" meets the epidemic condition and Is the cure for all its manifestations. Taken early, cuts it short promptly. "77" breaks up a Cold that hangs on. A small bottle- of pleasant pellets, fits your vest pocket; sold by druga'sta or sent on receipt of 25c.; or five for $1.00. Hum- Shreys' Medicine Co., Cor. William & John ts.. New York. WHY DOES Business boom at Davis' Tailoring House? The People recognize this as the only establishment in Scran ton where garments are made to order at popular prices. Some Make poor garments at low prices. We make good garments at low prices, and we are the only par ties in Scranton that have the facilities for so doing. W I n A VIC sis Wyomlne Avt. t. innui Arcade Building. ESTABLISHED THIRTY YEARS. NOW IN OUR NEW STORE, 130 WYOMING AVENUE Coal Exchange, Opp, Hotel Jermyn. We hive the finest (tors and most complst stock in all this section, ot WITCHES, FINE JEWELRY, DIAMONDS, STERLING SILVER WAR-, STERLING SILVER NOVELTIES, RICH CUT GLISS, CLOCKS, ETC. Our Prices are always bottom. If yon have not scea at in our new store It will pay you to call. JAMES IVIOIR, THE MERCHANT TAILOR Has Movti to His Now Quarters. 402 Lackawanna Avenue. Entrance on aids next to First National Bank. Ha aai now in a Comprising oTarything roqiiiit for Ana Harahant Tailoring. And tho sarao cau bo shown to advantage in taia spltn dioly fitted np room A SPECIAL INVITATION Is Bxtandcd to All Reader ot The Trie aae to Call ea "OLD RELIABLE" In HI Maw Basle Hoaia til ii II YOU CAN SAVE B3NET BY BJYIN3 NEW AND SECOND-HAND CLOTHING Ladies' and Children's Wear. Seal and Plush Sacques, Carpets and Feather Beds From L POSNER, 21 Lackawanna Ave. 413 Lackawanna Ave. Bargain Trimmed Hats, Sales All Prices Reduced. Ornaments, etc., etc. All at half the prices other stores ask. Hats Trimmed GERSON'S, 413 Lackawanna Ave. CHRISTMAS GIFTS Onyx Tables and Cabinets, Screens, riuslc Racks, Easels, China Cabinets, ' Towel Racks, Flower Stands, Jardiniers Stands, Rug Department. Imported and Domestic Axminster Rugs, ' - in suitable sizes for rooms. Combination Ru w, Mohair and Silk, with Curl Center, in the latest effects. A carefully selected line of Assyrian, Velvet. Moquette, Smyrna, Fur and Japanese Itugs; also Baby Carriage Kobes tn endless variety, at Prices Lower Than Ever. Make your selection while the delivered when desired. S. G. KERR,. SON & CO., nowV'oBJfCHnoc:... 408 LACKAWANNA AVENUE. THIRD NATIONAL BANK OF SCRANTON. Special Attention Given to Business and Per sonal Accounts. j Liberal Accommodations Extended According to Balances and Responsibility. 3 Interest Allowed on Interest Deposits. Untrimmed Hats.; rvi"uuaia. Feathers, Flowers, 9 at W veilings, Laces, Free of Charge Hat and Coat Racks, Umbrella Stands, Tabourets, Statuary, Bric-a-Brac, Ottomans, Hassocks, Etc. stock is full. Qoods stored and 'yONIGHT our store will be open, and every night until Christmas. We expeet big crowds, and have, made the usual extensive preparations for accommodating . them. We expect to see you at 225227 Wyoming Avenue