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We respectfully call the attention of our
friends, and the public generally,
to the new and
INCREASED FACILITIES
or THE
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:
Having rot^erec^ , new ajid epyno^i;
OU8 office and added a Targe amount or
NÏW PRESSES,
And other material to our itock, we are
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PAMPbi4c.iö,
PROGRAMMES,
CIRCULARS,
BILL HBADS,
LETTER BHADS, - CARDS,
LABELS,
TAGS, *c.
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Quarante« . Satnfaotion.
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WITH OUR
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JOB PRESSES
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We can He every kiad of «mall work with
the greatest promptness, and at as
IiOWPBIOBS
As can be done at any other office on
the Peninsula.
. Try Us and You Will Not Compain.
Independent in everything! Neutral in Nothing/
Orrowo to All OdsiWPT Rings
In Municipal, Stat* and National Affairs 1
Jltnus.
A FHUT-clAM
Ç hhrafltr sl m Wu dfog Crrtfcè villages ftifd
own», for TWELVE CENTS PER WEEK,
payable to the carriers. • It contains all the
News ef the Day; including the
Auociated Preis Telegrams,
Special Telegrams
And Correspondence
TïteiÉsV) fi
from all pofotg of
Local Re^bris/ an
sions of all current topics. It is a first-class
newspaper in every respect.
:urate
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j^F'The circulation of "THE TIMES" is
much larger.#« faily
per in this City or State, with the single ex
ception of the Ledger, and is constantly in
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mooej*ey,
THE EVAJffGEEISTS,
• Began the meetings to be conducted by them
IN PHILADELPHIA,
JL , Jn the Building,
13th and Market Streets,

And will cbetieae deily morning and evening J
(except Saturday, ) for some weeks.
GE0BGE F. DEAKYNE,
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Fro It nod Produce
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COMMISSION MERCHANT,
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PHILADELPHIA.
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Consignments respectfully solicited and re
tnrus-mede promptly. .
may 22-6up ' j
TO FARMERS.
SOBER and industrious single man, and
who thoroughly understands the buai
_ desires à etluation as foreman or over
sear on a form. Th» best of references enee.
Address "FARMER," Whig Office, \
Nov 13-41 ' Elk ton. Md. I
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* BALTIMORE RAILROAD.
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i Wwaie JOirisiDi Tine Talle.
FALL .VUKANhEMENT.
O X and alter Monday, OCT. »Ui, 1876, (Sundays
excepted.) Train* will leave a* follow*:
NORTHWARD.
Pawertger. Mixed
p. m. p. m.
1
SOUTHWARD.
Passenger. Mixed.
a. n. r. n. jk. «.
-Baltimore-12 35 , 8 15,10 00
-Philadelphia— 10 20 5 35 8 (0
Wnnüngton-^ 8 52 4 05 1645
w » D el. Jonetiop ! 8 44
—New Castle-—:
—9UteVElM
2 45
7 00
9 30 8 40 3 00
3 57 j
940
a 48
348 621
8 32
5 26
43
7 Kl« 68 ZZgirifä^bd— 8 08 3 22 6 60
7 35 ! 610-Mt. Pleasant— 7 57 311 6 34
7 551 6 36 -Middletown— 7«. SCI 6,20
8 0S; 6 42 -Townsend—— 7 27] 244 4M
8 11 6 M*A. Blackbird—-, 7 21
8 1«, 7 12-Green Spring-- 712
6 25 1 r*3l-Clayton-, 7 07 2 21 4 28
j-Symraa-6 45
ÜBMSfatCSSBäfcJ 4815k
IS
3 37
8 22
8 34
8 19
an
10 24
10 43
10 53
447
234
10 58
4 35
2 26
1107
1114
2 00
8 41,
1128
ÄJÖ
3 41
6 42
11 39 8 60 7 58 - Dover -
114« 8 60- 8 06 a—Wyoming-6 32
11 54 »08
uto an
12 05 , 9 17 8 36 -Felton
: 1MM *> aa> ur 4*.ihrrtfetol«* f
- 0 08 -Farmington—
ft 3S| •*—GrertiWMtf'—
0 36 -Bridgeville
113! Hoi 1 —^Seaford—-i
110 25 --L»orcl r » -|
10 45|-Dels*--!
142
3 09
1 33
623
-Woodsid
—Crtterbtfry-
127
2 59
2 51
112
613
»an
118
2 06
12 54
12 45
12 29
1 «
1243
12 63 ;
1233
1216
12 67
II 46
128i
140*
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The mixed train will be run subject to delays Inci
dent to freight bnstness, and vIU stop only at at«
tions .here time is given.
Act 0 Cattle Traint —Leave New Castle for
WJJaaiHgtoD nnd7
t U 40 and
Warn, and
hm
Hi.
1 25 p m for New Castle. • ,
Smyrna Branch TVaine —Additional to those
above leave Smyrna for Clayton 10 30 a fit
4 00 knd 8 60 pm. Leave Clay ton for Smyrna
7 25 a m 2 25 and 4 30 p m, to make connec
fetrW ,5 ' ,b TITTT»»
CONNECTIONS :
M Queen A n ne' s a n d Kent
Rail Road. At Clayton, with Maryland and
Delaware Rail Road. At Harrington, With
Junction and Breakwater Rail Road. At Sea
ford, with Dorchester and Delaware Rail Road.
il Road, and
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imoKeRai
H. F. KENNEY, St>p% '/
ad.
Jon 5—tf
l . ViW Til u. wn!7 ' ,
CHANGE OF HOURS.
PORT PENN & CéfULWë' BEACH
To Philadelphia.
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Oki-nb» iflW rtii [JAY. Nov
Steamers ARIEL and LAMOKIN will make
DAILY TRIPS, each, way, between Philadel
phia and the above places, as follows :
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, at 1:45
p. m. LAMUKiN from Arch Street Wharf,
Mondays, Wednesdays k Fridays at 11 a. m.
5Rk t
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•! ARIEL from
St.
days,
Wednesdays and Fridays, about 2:30 p. m.,
Port Penn at 3 p. m. -Reaching theCity from
6:30 to 7:30 p. m.
LAMOKIN will
leave Collins' Beach Tues
days, Thursdays aad Saturdays, about 2 p.
m., Port Penn at 2:30 p. m. Reaching the
City from 7 to 8 p. m.
Fare between Collins' or Port Penn and
6 cents per bnsbel. Basket Stuff, from Col
lins', 6 cents ; P«C*T
Other MerehanXie
Ratet.
The Ariel, daring the remainder of the sea
son, will run on the Bridgeton route, and the
Lamokin, as heretofore, to Leipsic.
E. B. TAGGART, Agent. _
Phila., Oct. 30, 1875.—t&c31
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WILMINGTON AND BEADING
BAILBOAfti
SUMMER ARRANGEMENT.
p
Trains will run as follows : _
» **öMM*4WATCHES
all
ON AND AFTER*
Thursday 1 , STÀiië TO, 1875,
Gotw^nftdÀ H
STATIONS.
No. 2. No. 4.
A. M. P.M.
10 12 8 20
9 24 7 34
8 25 6 35
7 12 . 5 25
6 34 4 49
6 00 4 15
No. 8. No. 1.
P. M, A. M.
4 35 6 25
5 21 7 12
6 30 8 20
7 32 9 26
8 09 10 08
8 42 10 42
Wilmington,
Chaddsford,
Coatesville,
Springfield,
Birdsboro',
Reading,
CONNECTIONS.
At Wilmington, with trains on Philadel
phia, Wilmington A Baltimore, and Dela
ware Railroads ; at Chaddsford, with train« ,
Philadelphia At ÄITöJrß Centfaf Rail-'
road ; at Coatesville, witiHutins on Pennsyl
vania Railroad, ane-ht Bonffing, with trains
on Philadelphia k Reading, Lebanon Yalley,
East Pennsylvania, and Reading k Columbia
R. R., aud the Reading and Lehigh Railroad.
E. COLLINGS,
, General Superintendent.
on
Feb 20-tf.
1875-1876.
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FALL AND WINTER AR
RANGEMENT.
ICE PERM IT T IN GK
On and after Monday, Oct. 25, 1875,
s
MAJOR REYBOL1
Capt. P. Reybold
Johnson,
will leave Salem, N. J., daily, (except Sun
days) at 8 A. M. Returning, leave pier foot
of Arch street, Philadelphia, daily, (except
Sundays) at 12 M.
Landing, each way, at
-
DELAWARE CITY,
NEW CASTLE,
PENN8GBOVB,
ï)/n T*jMt0U3Hf»QK, ùpà/ [
CHESTER.
Stages for Eh Georges, McDonough, and
Odessa, Del., Sliarptown, Woodstown, and
Aliowaystown, N. J., connect with Steamers.
h
J THE
jJQHW slRfe
! Will leave Pier 10, Light Street Wharf, on
I and after Tuesday, AUGUST 3, at 8 o'clock
A. M. for
:
SASSAFRAS RIVER*
Tiwchmg at the landings, except Buck
Neck. Returning, will leave Georgetown at
2 o'clock P. M_ All freight and passengers
for Sassafras J* »eri»iö be ncaired at Pier 10.
WM. CUNDIFF,
Adff 24-tf
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OFFERS TO AND WILL GIVK
j To every Subscriber, tvkeVfie( single or in a
Club, ^iupqysjn kixufux for 187.fi and
mirnu r8ci.ro jttËl'fS
rti
TH^ MGRNINÖ CALL
Tha . handsomest Chromo ever offered by a
„„hii.h^ , 0 blè patrons. Address
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\ L ' A - OODÊY,
I Nov 13—4t Philadelphia. ;
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TlHISÈÏ Arflf HARDWARE.
J. B. FENIMORE & CO.
• * èfpOSIT* Tfflt Dsèo», 1
MIDDLETOWN. DELAWARE.
r -n wyts aa w Abb kjsiw or
Lumber and Hardware,
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BRICKS, LIMB, hiab, sash, DOCKS, BLINDS
MOULDINGS, PAINTS. OILS,
GLASS, ETC. ETC.
T . ; ' r
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Constantly on hand all kinds of
Étilidtiig Mntorial
4=1
HOUSE ! !
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. .-r.nrt., orfrtil ni. f,Ai I ■
VPmlnttEflliTOlnL:.
7 00
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hanà. 'besides other Clotliing at Low
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January 15—tf
TODDLETOWH
;
: The undersigned respectfully calls the at
tention qf,tba,c$i§epi of djlWdletowa a« "
surrounding country, to the fact that
have recently opened a
d the
they
First-class Clothing House,
And are prepared to sell at city prices.
We have whole suits.
Overcoats.
Kersey sail«.........
JCersey Pants.
.$6.50
Ô.00
Alan, a lar ge st o ck of
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on
Prices. We also make
SUITS TO ORDER
And guarantee a good fit. Give us a call at
the old stand, Lockwood's Corner, before you
go elsewhere.
S. R. ESTES & 00.
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Middletown, Del.
J. ÄEIER & BR0.,
ERCHANT TAILORS,
S. E. Cob, Second and Arch Sts.,
PHILADELPHIA,
-, ; BiVsjfc Stock a foil line of
Flue Overcoating!, Saltings, Csnluera.
and Vestings
-Of the newest designs for FALL and WIN
TER wear, which will be made to order in
^he latest styles and best manner. Special at
tention given to Dress Suits.
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SEHE lEIIEKLE ! !

At Anderson's Drug Store,
(BARR'S OLD STAND),
Von can get XX SWISS LINIMENT, a sure
cure for Frosted
tism, Bunions, Neuralgia, Pains in the Head,
Side or Joints, Sore throat, Ac. Use it and
suffer no longer.
IT ACTS EIRE MAGIC.
Feet, Lame Back, Rheuma
Taken inwardly it cures Diarrhoea, Dysen
tery. Cholera Morbus, cramps, &c.
All we ask for it is a fair trial. Sold only
'?>** p *"'
Sep 25—ly. "
M. ' IS. DICKSON,
No. 35J SOUTH EIGHTH STRKRT,
PHILADELPHIA.
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and
SOLID STERLING
Silver and Plated Ware
Suitable for Holiday Presents.
N. B.—Fine selection of 18 Kt. Wedding
Rings on tt^od. - * ;
Goid, SÏlVer anï Steel Spectacles fo suit
all ages. . Dec. 10—tf
THOMAS MASSEY, JR.
CLOCK AND WATOH MAKER,
Main Street, next door to National Hotel
Middletown, Delaware
/"'♦LOOKS,- Watotat; -irWtlry, kc. neatly
and promptly repared.
Always on hand and for sale, Clocks,
Watches, Plated Ware, Forks, Spoons, Sil
ver Napkin Rings, Saver Thimbles, Salt,
Sugar and Tea Spoons, Butter Knives, Gold
Rings, Steel Watch Chains, kc.
AGENT FOB
DeVlNNY'S SPECTACLES.
Dec. 12—tf.
s f ÏS I
JEWELRY,
MIDbLGTOWlI
■pCOtFS iatl PtoW Oaldogs, Mgelinfe Cast
x ings of all kinds on hand or made lo
order.
Particular attention giveq to Repairing
Machinery. Caeh for old Iron.
WÏT. L. BUCKE M
Founders and Machinists.
SON,
Jan 4-tf
FOR SALE,
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kowprices andeasy terms.
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t7m)j
|oitk R
^TOWNSAX* -HOUSE,
Apply to JOHN A. REYNOLDS,
'Jiddletown.
nfl
Or WM. BBjfojpLj
rels,
Opposite Rail Road Depot ,
TOWNSEND, DELAWARE
red (E» nccfeatinoAite panfiartj'fft
and transient guests at reasonable rates.
The Bar is at all limes slocked with the
choicest Wines, Liquors. Tobaccos and Se
gars.
A fine Livery is also attached to the Hotel,
where temps are to be had at reasonable rates.
Come nnd See 9Ip>
iBBfrg esfiTohf rflSSSL.
NATIONAL HOTEL,
Opposite R. R. Depot,
MIDPLETf)1|rV, PELA WARE.
AVING taken the above wellrknown
house, I am prepared to accommodate
my friends and the public generally in first
class style and at reasonable rates.
H
Oct ll-ly
Propriktor,
Formerly of Davis'Hotai, Phila.
Öarifties.
* ^Report is » quick taveler, bu- »n
Jennv Lind fioMsehniidt is gr ntly
A New Orica fi s goat can plaÿ euchre
unsafe guide.
broken dowu
3 s
| and seven-np
English railways paid 44 per cent
t profit last year.
j a Loursvifle bride
I worth of diamonds.
$90,000
wore
!
The library bf 'UôBg'rés*, Washing
ton, has 4800 hound volumes of news
! f , pcr# .
This year's crop of apples in Michi
gan surpasses anything ever produced
there before.
There are eleven different patent
garters, but it is hard to distinguish
; one kind from another across the street.
Fifteen thousand eight hundred and
seventy-five servivors of the war of
1812 are on the pension list.
A Brooklyn young man of observa
I tton mentions that girls who wear
iLiped stockings prefer t, kick the
gate open.
He who commences with eertaibty
will end with doubts, but he who is
content to bègjû with doubts,-may end
with certainty
None are more to be pitied than
those who- bave the means of gratify
their desires before they have
learned to govern them.
: . A pair of dwarfs, brother and sister,
aged 18 and 19 years respectively, are
||n exhibition in Paris. Theireombin
j ed weight is 34 pounds.
The man who will abandon a friend
tug
\ for an error knows but little of human
character, apd shows that his heart is
as cold as his judgement is weak.
Blessed be the hand that prepares
a pleasure for a child, for there is no
saying when and where it may bloom
forth.
It is in the natnre of tbingB that
doctors and lawyers should stir up
strife; they live by broken limbs and
broken laws.
Many a man baa reached the suro
[ tait of fame, and then looked down in
the humble valley he came from and
longed to be back again.
The worthiest people are often the
most injured by slander : as we usnally
find that to be the best fruit, which
the birds have been pickiog at.
It has been remarked that if ff man
wants to know his faults he should run
föFffh office ; if he would discover
! his virtues he has only to die.
A French writer sayes not one
American in ten has a handsome chiD.
But, in nine cases out of ten, what he
lack's In chin is made up in cheek.
"Isn't yonr husband a little bald?"
asked one lady of another, in a store,
yesterday. "There isn't a .bald hair
in bis hptd,*' WHS the busty reply -of,
the wife.
The poor of Norwalk, Ohio, are
very reasonable people. They are
thankful to receive donations of cold
buckwheat cakes and worn-out door
mate.
There is a gloom in deep love, as in
deep water ; there is a silence in it that
suspends the foot, and the folded arms
and the dejected head are the images it
reflects.
Ann Eliza Young exclaims, "Oh,
they are great economists, those Mor
mons !" and yet no one knows belter
than Ann Eliza bow they 'go for the
pretty (fear.
An enthusiastic third-termer cries,
" Grant and Chandler would make sn
Uncommon strong combination
he ueglecta to add whether or not they
wonld put lemon in it.
William Penn is credited with say
ing that "some are so very studious of
learning what was done by the an
cients that they know not how to live
with the moderns.
A South Carolina girl who was
determined to marry an Italian Count
returned to her parents the other day,
having grown weary of grinding said
Italien Cuhpt's band-organ/
Denver wants to know why every
eastern man that deserts his« wife comes
there to join a church, rolls his eyes
feround and pretends that be isn't over
eighty rods from heaven.
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But
The fireside is a school of great im
portance, it is important because it is
universal, and 'because the education it
bestows, being woven in the woof of
chil<ihoo4, gives forfn apd te*tqre of
life.
Hard, horny bands, embrowned by
the sun sud roughened by labor, are
more honorafde -than white ones that
never reached out to help a fellow
creature, or added a dollar to the
world's wealth.
A l ale letter f r0ID Cheyenne says|:
('The eleotion here last week w is ex
citing; Tie ladies kIKttliféil and »wept
everything clean." How natural that
the women should go to sweeping after
they had voted.
It bas been disoovered that the
average life of a flea is eight moDths,
and when you see a man scratching his
back ajglit^t the edge of a woodshed
door just tell Mtn that he i8 wasting
ill»«
A young lady from the rural die
tricts entered a dry goods store, the
other day, jtnd a»|«dfor # pair of stoek -
ings. The plerjt politely asked hur
, irr.
fhat pqipber * 0 ® wore "Why, two,
U.««! mi j. »M«* i "
»centipede, or have a wooden leg?
|
• The Gentleman.
Every mnn limy be a gentleman if he
will- not by getting rich, or by gain
ing access lo that self-appointed social
grade that claims the exclusive right to
, , . r , t.ni hv iIip
give the badge of gcntll.ly— but by .lie
eoltivatiou of those unselfish, kind and
noble impulses that makes the gentle
It is too rarely we find ainôug
man.
those who vote themselves the gentle
and ladies of the day. auy'bing to
There is
men
warrant their assumption,
hut little of the trne metal about them
Personal contact reveals arrogance and
pride ; and too often a meanness of spirit
and a littleness that disgraces, human
nature.
So far as our observation goes—and
it covers many years of coutact with
high and low, rich and poor.—we are
constrained to say that, while umoog
the poorer classes there is, as a general
thing, a sad lack of external culture—
of attention to little personal habits that
are not agreeable to others, and which
ongfat to be corrected—there is really,
in ibe lower and middle ranks of socie
ty, so called, quite as many trne gen
tlemen and ladies as among these who
claim the exclusive right lo these hon
orable designations.
The apprentice and the errand-boy,
the man who digs a ditch or carries a
hod, the mechanic and the artisan, the
shop girl, the seamstress, the cook, and
the waiter, may be as truly gentlemen
und îadies as the richest and most cul
tivated in the land. The qualities that
make the lady and ge ntlem an are qual
ities of the soul, and there is no mon
opoly or exclusive right to these.
Reqder, no matter what yonr condi
tion in life, resolve to be u gentleman
or a lady. .Cultivate not only the ex
ternal ameuities and graces of trne gen
tility, but the inner graces that give
these outer signs their glory and
their strength.
To Cook a Husband.—M any good
husbands are spoiled in the cookiDg —
Some women appear to think husbands
are bladders and therefore to be blown
up ; others keep them constantly in hot
water ; some freeze them by conjugal
coolness ; some cover them with a brine
of jealousy ; some keep them always in
pickle All these serve them up with
tongue sauce. Husbands are always
sour, or bitter, or tough, when cooked
in this manner. The following recipe
is warranted to render them sweet and
tender: Put youfe husband in the jar
of faithfulness ; place it near the fire of
conjugal love ; keep the fire bright and
clear and the heat constant ; cover biqt
with affection and deference, spiced With
chéerfulnesa ; kind kisses morning and
servo warm with truthfulness.
evening;
If husbands cooked in this way are not
good, they are of the hard-shell variety
and should be thrown away.— Ex
change.
The Middletown Boot, Shoe
and Hat Store.
JL OAŒZjID.
A thorough knowledge of our
special line of business, gained
by close study of its details, ex
tended and frequent travels
through all the principal manu
turiug districts of the country
and in almost daily contact with
leading manufacturers them
selves, enables ns to offer to this
community a Upe of Goods that
for variety, style, quality, and
prices, cannot be surpassed.
Goods sold rrom our stores in
SHTBNA & MILF0BD
hare gained a repntation from
St. Georges, in New Castle, to
Frankford, id Sussex.
Our way of doing business
and system of repairing onr
goods, insures our customers
against any risk in buying of os.
A little time will convince an
enterprising pnblic of the advan
tages to be gained. Call.
Respectfully,
Br M.4* >W. T, JOHftSOH.
Middletown and Smyrna.
nov6 tf
OLD BANK No. 2,
Middletown Hell Building,
At the Store formerly Occupied by
Hanson & Bro.
ONE DOOR EAST OF POST OFFICE.
I .
The ice cream season being over we have
refitted the place and are now ready to serve
our customer!, both ladies and gentlemen with
qystsibS
Iff EVERY *TfW.
Families will be supplied at all times. Oys
ters furnished for parties upon short notice;
in fact, our Oyster'Department is complete.
We shall, as usnai, keep on band all kinds
of
FOREIGN & DOMESTIC FRUITS
DRIED FRUITS OF ALL KINDS,
Such as Raisins, Currants, Citron, Prunes,
Lemon and Orange Peel.
LARGE (QUANTITIES OF
CONFECTIONERY
OF EVERT VARIETY.
Parties supplied with CAKE of every descrip
tion. The
TOY DEPARTMENT
will be under the direction of Mf*. Rice, who
will keep everything in that line that is usual
ly kept in a toy and fancy store. That branch
of the business belonging entirely to her she
solicits your support and patronage.
Don't purchase your Christmas goods until
you have first called and seen our pretty
things. Our Christmas stock will be open
for inspection on or about the 10th fif Decem
ber,
„ B _ Cash - paid for PonUry M the tlme . j
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RQTJSE FOR RENT. I
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BEAUTIFUL NEW SONG — ,
" Jfo Fried ly Voice to Greet Me." by H. I
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BY ANN ËLIZA YOUNG.
Brigham Young's Rebellions Kill.
JW-Theonlv complete "Expose of all the
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ten. Born in MoYnionism, ANN ELIZA now
exposes to the world, at no otter woman eon,
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