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Linings with this stamp
guaranteed not to crock or
Our linings are reliable,
as they all bear the above
36 in. fancy striped percasilk.
Can be used for skirt lining or for
36 in. fancy colored "merser
cised" Italian cloths; look equal
to a satin. Just the thing for
capes and jackets.
Drab hair cloth for stiffening ia
different -widths; never gets ontof
shape when wet or damp.
Imported haircloth in black and
white, extra wide, guaranteed to
hold its stiffness.
CO in. percalines hi drab and
black, extra good this season for
10c to 15c
36 in. plain black taffeta linings.
Special values in stock at present.
Plain black, white and drab col
lar stiffening in best quality.
86 in. "spun-glass" extra fine
soft lining, equal to a silk in ap
pearance. jgr"Dressmakers,we invite you
to look over our lining stock.
150-152 South Howard St.
Reliable, Stylish Sloes!
One of the advantages of this store is the
satisfaction of always getting np-to-dale
Footwear. I call your attention to the
following. Judges will at once recognize
these special values.
. Box Calf, double sole, at $3.50. ma,
kid lined, double sole, at $3.50. Russian
Calf, drill lined, double sole, $3.50. Wil
low Calf, winter Tans, $2.00 ana up.
"Ladies' Shoes $1.25 and up.
Ladies' Newport $3 and $3.25 In turn
and handwelts, leads all others In style
A full line of Gents' Furnishing Goods.
Fancy Shirts 50 cents and up.
Fleece lined Underwear. Camel's Hair
Underwear and Suits made from the finest
Felts and Rubber Goods in all styles.
SOUTH END SHOE STORE
Between Thornton and Vorls sts.
W. S. R0DENBAUGH
1125iS. Main st.
TOO LATE TO CLASSIFY.
FOR SALE OB RENT Farms and city
Sroperty, apply to Win. H. Evans, Ins. Agt.
fflce No. 116 South Howard St., Akron, O.
WANTED By young lady, situation to
keep bouse for an old couple or light house
work. Object, home In Akron. Address box
165 Bloom vllle, O. 158-161
LOST A round gold locket with black
shield containing small diamond in center
surrounded by Greek letters. Leave at this
office and receive liberal reward. 100-162
Don't fail to visit Mrs. Edwards
and Harmon's Corset and Dress
making Parlors. Ladles' Tailor
made Gowns a specialty. Gall for
particulars. 122 S. Howard St., over
ReidBros. Shoe Store.
MmTAirr dahcihg academy.
r Beginners' Class Monday evenings,
B o'clock; Advance Class Wednesday
evenings, 8 o'clock. Private instruc
tions by appointment. Music fur
nished for parties, etc. Hall can be
rented for dances, concerts, etc.
Call at Academy between 9 and 11
tun. nnd 1:80 to 4:30 p.m. W. A.
Barron, residence. No. 701 East Mill
K.O.T.M. Dancing Academy, Shnmacher Block
Mrs. Bertha Christman, instructor; John
Mee, assistant. Beginners' clas3 Monday
evening, 7 to 8:30 p. m., dauclng
balance of evening from 8:33 to 11
p. m. Private instruction by appoint
ment. Teaching children society and fancy
dances a specialty. Class Saturday at 2 p.m.
For further Information apply at hall 2 to
4 p.m. and 7 to 8 p.m. or at residence, G03
High st. Morey's Orchestra.
SID MOREY. General Manager.
THE WILCOX-BRUNER CO.
Loan money In any sum at lowest rates no
delay. Insist oij abstract when you pur
chase. Wo make them correct and reason
able A burglar policy protects you, costs
llttlo and gives satisfaction; accident,
oyclono, plate glass, boiler and employes
Phone 1 5. Office, 232 S. Main st.
Plumbing and Heating.
Repairing steam and hot water sys
tems and steam fitting a specialty.
Engelhart & Eckart
311 IV! Ill St.
Questions of Today
Discussed at Meeting of
There Was a Difference
Matter of Socialism Was Con
sidered at Length.
Next Session Will be Held at
The last meeting of Pomona for
the year 1899,was held at Tallmadge,
As there was no special business to
come before the Grange, no fifth de
gree morning session was held.
The dinner was a banquet, and the
sixty or more that partook thereof
will recall it with ever pleasant
The meeting was called to order at
1 o'clock by Milton H. Danforth.
acting as master. After the reading
of theminuteBof the last meeting,
and some discussion in regard to the
National and State Granges which
will both meet at Springfield, Ohio,
November 13 to 17, inclusive, the
program was carried out in part as
Song, "The Old Barn Window," by
Paper, "The Importance of the
Corn Crop," by B. F. Crauz.
Essay, "What Is Socialism, and
Would Socialistic Conditions Be
Desirable In This Country?" by L.
V. Bierce. Socialism is a name giv;
en to those who are opposed to an or
ganized system of government. To
hold property as we'l as pleasure in
common. This country has witness
ed several attempts to better the
conditions of man, but the leaders
have made mistakes. The world is
not ready for atheism nor free love.
However", all persons have certain
inalienable rights, the love of life,
liberty, etc., and it is true there are
wroHga" to be righted, but much of
the poverty and ignorance is due to
those who suffer the most there
I. P. Sperry said, "Socialism is a
beautiful theory where all should
work for the good of all. All at
tempts atsocialism so far have prov
'enfallufes.'" P. D. Bwige said that certain so
cialistic conditions might wellbe ap
plied to city government. Trusts are
organized upon socialistic principles.
M. C. Scott said that this is a ques
tion of Importance and upon which
he had read some and thought some.
The problem Is with us to stay until
it is settled and settled right. Peo
ple's wants are greater than ever be
fore and they are objecting to the
unequal accumulations of wealth.
There1 is a feeling1 prevalent that a
more equal sharing of the profits
must come, that those who earn the
most of It shall get their share.
Piano' solo by Mrs. E. F. Cranz
Beading by Mrs. L. A. Waggoner.
Beading by Mrs. Fanny Sktunor.
"In what way does It pay to be
come a member of the grange?" was
discussed in"brief as follows:
S. P. Baldwin: "It pays to be a
member on such a day as this and
meet fellow members from various
parts of tho county. It pays to eat
such a dinner as we have had. We
can read in the papers what the
Boers are doing, but we can't read
what our fellow farmers are doing.
It pays to stop work a little earlier
on grange night. It pays to make
some preparation when a topic is as
signed us in the grange work. It
pays from the educational and social
standpoint. Some people must let
others know the workings of their
mind every once in a while and the
grange is a good place to air their
"What is the greatest question be
fore the American people of today?"
John Emmett thinks the liquor
question is the greatest, it effects the
most people and it costs the. most
M. C. Danforth said: "The people
are moving forward very rapidly and
the great questions come and go as
tho tide. Imstweekit was Dewey,
this week the yacht races, and very
soon the election will attract the
most attention. But one of the
greatest questions is what shall we
do with the people? How shall they
be fed and clothed?"
H. A. Peck said that the control of
the production and the price of com
modities is the greatest issue. For
instance, the production and the
price of sugar are controlled by tho
trust, and this affects all the people
in every degree and condition of
life. This is a greater question for
the American people than the- ques
tion of the Philippines.
M. Crawford said that all things
considered, the liquor question is the
greatest, becauso.it affects the most
Beliable Clothiers, Hatters
In addition to the FINEST and
LARGEST STOCK of
I carry some specials, one of them, P. CENTEMERI KID
GLOVES, the best in any market.
Madame Rupert's face preparations are at the head,
the only warranted goods that are perfectly safe.
J. W LITTLE
people and it costs the most money.
It kills from GO.OOO io 100.000 people
and costs $1,20J,000 every year, and
the liquor power is making such
headway that I don't know where it
will stop, Ohio has many more sa
loons now than in January.
I. P. Soerry said : The liquor in
terests hold tho balance of power by
putting their votes where they will
do the most good for them regard
less of party lines'. The temperance
people could hold the balance of
power if they would do the same.
"If a liquor party were formed it
would receive no attention whatever.
The people wouldn't have anything
to do with such a. party."
The next meeting will be held at
Darrow street in January, probably
tho 11th and 12th
Eugene E. Cbanz, Secy.
Dr. Ion A. Jackson, the Popular
American Tenor, and Frederick Bos
covitz. tlie Eamous Hungarian
Pianist, at Militant Hall, Nov. 10. (
The finest musical treat of the soa
W. G. Colopy Succeeds John Hutton
at the Empire House.
W. G. Colopy, who for four years
has been steward and chief clerk at
the Barnctt house in Canton, was
made manager of the Empire house
today. J. W. Hutton, who has been
manager temporarily since J. S.
Brenizer left, is still connected with
Mr. Colopy has a genial disposition
and is a very successful hotel man.
Previous to his connection with
Barnett house he was identified with
the Yohe house in Canton and the
Sailer house of Massillon.
Believe Thy Should Have An Increase
In Their Salaries.
Council and the City Commission
ers Monday night talked over the
matter of increasing the wages of
the city police force. It was decided
to have the police present a petition
to Council next Monday night. The
officers ask for $75 per month.
The Akron Shoe Go's
We must turn the stock into money quick and tho
quickest way is to sell cheap, as the time is short which we
have to dispose of it in.
Our Shoes Are Lower in Price
One lot Misses' $2 to $3 Shoes, best grade in the land,
now per pair 75c.
One lot Men's $4 to $6 Shoes, opera and narrow toes,
$1.50 per pair.
Two lots Ladies' Rubbers 10c and 25c per pair.
One lot Ladies' Felt Shoes, $1.50 grade, now 75c.
One lot Ladies' $2 to $5 Shoes, $1 per pair.
You must, sue to believe. Come and we will show all
that, we advertise and more.
The Akron Shoe Co.'s
GREATEST SALE ON RECORD.
South EVlaaan Street. .
If You Want
to Set Your
Just appear among them arrayed
in one of our new Fall Suits.
You'll find it hard work to con
vince them that it is'nt the pro
duct of the best tailor in town
until you show them the label.
The fit suggested by the "cut"
is no better than the fit we give
you, and the euit will cost you
something like half-a-made-to-order
one of equal quality and
and Furnishers, 118-120 Main st.
Al. Berrodiu's bowling alley, S05S.
Main street, Market House block, has
been remodeled and is now one of the
best alleys in the city.
Monthly prizes will de be awarded
to those who can beat the record
made by players on the regular
scheduled nights each month. The
prizes will be $5.00 for the best record ;
$3.00 for the next best and
$2.00 for tho third best. To
beat the record on open nights each
month a line badge will be given.
Saturday and Every Other
Wednesday After Oct. 11.
Monday, the Capron & Curtice
club; Tuesday, Knights of St. John;
Wednesday, Policemen; Thursday,
Buckeye club; Friday, Tip Top club;
Saturday afternoon, Pastime club.
805 S. Main St.
FATE OF ELE0TBIC E0ADS.
That of Some In Ohio Kcst on Result of
Proceedings on Trial at Toledo
Urought by the Slate.
Toledo, Oct. 24. In tho circuit court
of Lucas county began the hearing of
an injonctied proceeding against the
Toledo, Korwalk and Fremont Electrio
road to prevent the furtht. laying of
tracks, and with a view of asking an
mister for the road.
Upon the decision ot the court will
be deteriaiued the fate of a number of
such roads nuv in process ot construc
tion or projected m this state. The
grounds of the attorney general is that
tlie wunty comrnisaiouers have granted
the loaif .1 n-;ht of way along the
Maunu'd turnpike, which being a publio
bifiuway cannot Lw iven to u corpora
tion lor private purposes. The attorney
g iiu- 1 fs alio uikiug ?20,0U0 for dam
Hires iihe.iuy (tone.
Cai-iifi;Ie'! Ofl'er to Duluth.
Dui.Utji, Oct. 24. Through the efforts
of Tlie Eveumg Herald, Andrew Oar
nugiu oti jreil to donate 650,001) to the
city ol Dalutii to erect t building for a
ittx, Jtbr.iry, conditioned upon a satis
tactory site being provided by the city.
Order Not Executed.
Property Will be Offered
For Sale Again.
Settled Action Com
menced For Damages.
Says That He Wanted to Buy
Alleged to Have Stolen
Court House News.
Francis Seiberling, assignee of
John F. Seiberling, has returned the
order of sale issued in Probate court
some time ago.
It was for the property on North
Howard St., near the corner of JJbrth
st. The plant of the Akron Novelty
company was located on the land.
Immediately after tho assignment
the property was appraised at $13,000.
It has twice been offered for sale,
both orders being returned unex
ecuted. Another order will be is
sued after the property has been re
appraised. Answer Filed.
E. F. Pfleuger has' filed his answer
to the petition of Laura Heimbaugh.
She alleged that her reputation had
been damaged to the extent of $3,000
by statements made by the defend
ant. In his answer he denies all al
legations.. He says that on Sept. 23,
1899, he settled and compromised
her claim. In his answer he says:
"Whilst the defendant then claimed
and now claims that he was in no
way liable to plaintiff by reason of
the matters and things set forth in
plaintiff's petition and by reason of
the alleged grievences therein set
forth, yet for the purposes of buy
ing his peace and settling and com
promising all of said matters, he
agreed to pay plaintiff the sum of $56
and she then agreed to accept said
sum." He offers to pay over the
amount and tenders it to her provid
ing the case is dropped.
Naturalization papers have been
issued in Probate court to Joseph
J. .Tenet, a native of Austria, J.
Prusa witness, and to Peter DeGre
gares, a native of Italy, Homer E.
A transcript of the case of tho
State vs. Horace Haggerty has been
filed in Common Pleas court by
'Squire E. J. Hard. Haggerty is
charged with stealing 100 bushels of
corn from John J. Crider.
An inventory of the estate of the
late A. G. Shields has been filed in
Probate court. Tho personal prop
erty is appraised at .f 3,857.51.
George L. Wygant, Oil City, F 22
Bessie M. Stanley, Twinsburg 25
L. Harley John, Akron
Amelia Davis, Akron
Clarence Hogarth, Akron . .
Myrtle Johnston, Akron
.Dr. Bull's Cough Syrup is not a common
every day cough mixture. It is a
marvelous remedy for all tho trou
blesome and dangerous complica
tions resulting from a cold in the
head, throat, chest or luugs. Sold
for 25 cents. 12
Thief Who Stole $13 Was
Caught by His Victim.
While riding in a street car in
Cleveland Monday night City Clerk
Chas. Ishell had his pocket picked of
$13, but the unlucky number defeat
ed the thief. He was seen perform
ing the act and was pointed out to
Mr. Isbell. When tho thief got off
the car so did Mr. Tsbell and others'
The light-fingered gent was over
taken and the nionoy secured, whon
the thief was iriven a few crood kicks
by the people In thecrowd assembled
and permitted to depart.
Hail to SUnve.
Mrs. Trumbull It's too bad that your
husband cut off bis Bowing beard.
Mrs. Crimple Yes, but ho bad to do it.
I cave him n diamond pin for n birthday
LARGE STEEL PLANT
Be Located on Farm of George
An eastern steel company has pur
chased 20 acres of land from George
Foust, near Halo, and within a short
time, it is said, a large steel plant
will he erected.
Will Receiyc Returns.
Barney MoDermott will receive
returns tonight of the fight between
Buhlin and Jeffords at New York.
Tho betting is about even on the go.
Stannard & Cooper's
Have You Seen Our
Ladies' Fine Shoes at
There is a distinctive
designed by the best manufacturers are here as well as the needed sorts for quiet dressers.
Box calf, imported Kangaroo and plump black kidskin, welted soles in three weights.
Low broad heels, smart military heels, and higher concaved heels, in every size and width.'
They say leather has gone up, and so it has, but not yet with us.
and will be pleased to see
One Door East of
CUSTODY OF IDAHO PRISONERS.
War Department Urging the Governor
to 3aka Charge of Them.
Washi.n&tok, Oct. 34. Governor
Steuuenberg of Idaho had another con
ference with Secretary Boot respecting
the niuiutourince of federal custody of
the miners who are now held as pris
oners in IdaUo by the troops. The war
dep.irtmcnt.is anxious to escape the re
sponsibility for the further care of these
On the other handjGovernor Steunen
berg cannot see his way clear to accept
ing their custody, because he has "no
sufficient force to take care of them.
Secretary Root has suggested that the
governor issue a call for a special 6es
biou of the legislature to deal with this
question. Meanwhile the wcr depart
ment will continue for a short time at
least to hoid the prisoners.
.veil left u arul Controversy.
Wasiiin&iO.n, Oct. 24. Secretary
Long decided the Watson-Taussig con
troversy, liiuisig is ordered to bhoro
duty and to be given command as soon
as piawiuuble on some other station.
The. cuptidu questioned certain orders
issued by tLi. admiral and asked to be
excused trom ail responsibility for the
consequences if compelled to obey
theui. Tho secretary admitted the ad
miral's risht to relieve Taussig, for the
sake of harmony. Taussig commanded
ltnlian 31urdeietl and Sobbed.
HiiNTi.NtiDON, Pa., Oct. 24. At Barrie,
tnis county, on pretense of going nut
ting Loreim Menicini lured Oesari Cur
rn iuio the woods back of the village,
tiioro ifiied mm with a stone. Then
takiUK up a heavier stone, weighing 20
r"nwls. he pounded Ourcici's head into
rH 1 1 recognizable ma1. After robbing
tu vii-tiui of about $150, Menicini fled
to the mouutaius.
Uijiui larlrl on 111k Tour.
Licol., Kib., Oct. 24. Colonel W.
-T Kiyaii amved in Lincoln and after
atimit thieu hours' rest started for
StruiwuutK, -wuere he will begin his
two week-, of speeclimaking in Ne
Ci-tio lutereil Caracas.
OniAUA, Oct. :M. General Capriauo
Castro, the insurgent commander dur
ing tin-recent revolution, entered this,
city. A Wiunu reception was accorded
MII- (he Guest of Omaha.
Umvha. (Jet 24. General Nelson A.
Mile? was the guest of Omaha tolay.
One I'eatl, Another Dying.
New "iokk, Oct. 24. Charles Wright,
one of the victims of tho Brooklyn ele
vated railrUid accident Saturday, died.
JTTauk'Koybiou, who was also injured,
was lepurted dying.
P. U. Church Missionary Council.
St. Louis, Oct. 24. The annual mis
sionary council ot the Protestant Epis
copal church began a week's session in
Christ church cathedral today.
newness about each style that will
MISS .JDLE CUMMINS has accepted a position
tI An crrt tff Ii rtT - niI(i nnri nnniininiinntnr
her friends and acquaintances.
I06 East Market
Steinbacher's Drug Store.
We can also supply you with any style from a group of about
one hundred. You can also make new, fix and repair anything with
the aid of the thousands of articles carried in our stock of
Pouchot, Hunsicker & Co.
216 and 2IS
South EViain Street.
The Den-on mid the Prayer.
"I didn't like your prayer very much
this morning," said a fault finding dea
con to his minister.
"What was wrong with it?"
"Well. In the first place, it was too
long, and then I thought It contained
two or three expressions that were un
warranted." "I am very sorry it meets with your
disapproval, deacon." the good man re
sponded, "hut you must bear In mind
that the prayer was not addressed to
you." Ohio State Journal.
h WEDNESDAY'S BULLETIN
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s 25c late style hemstitched handkerchiefs for 1 01P
191 South Howard Street.
appeal to every well dressed
in our Ladies Department, m
The season for general re
plenishing with the "flxlns"
our store is so well supplied
here riht here and the
first fixris" to buy i3 a
Natural Gas Stove
It eliminates the dirt gen
erally brought by coal
stoves, as also the tedious
job of building fires on cold
winter mornings. All this
is very nice, but some people
All these are new and
good we have several
makes and we please every
person who buys a stove of
us; that's why wo do THE
stove business of Akron.
And if you want a
Notice of Appointment.
Kstato of Frank L. Spalding, deceased.
The undersigned has been appointed by
I he Probate court of Summit county. Ohio,
as administrator of the estate of Frank L.
Spalding, deceased. All persons indebted
to ald estato are requested to make Im
mediate pay meat ; and nil persons hnvlng
claims against said estate are requested to
present the same for allowance or rejection.
FRED D. SPALDING.
Dated this luth day of Octolier, AJ). 1SH.
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