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VOL; XXV. WELLINGTON. OHIO WEDNESDAY. DECEMBER 9 ,lb91. ' ; N0.49..
A Family ITowspapor Devoted to the Interests of Lorain County and Vicinity,
Chapman & Robinson
will show you the finest line of
HOLIDAY ' GOODS,
' consisting of
Neckwear, Plush caps, Fine dress shirts,
Mufflers, Silk umbrellas, Night shirts,
Gloves, Cuff buttons, Scarf pins,
to be seen in Wellington.
Call on us for your winter
Overcoats, : Suits : and : Underwear.
" Our rubber clothing department is well
stocked with well-selected goods.
Fish brand slicker coats - $2.50
Dull finish sheeting " - 2.00
Others at corresponding low prices.
All goods marked
in plain figures.
In fact have much to be grateful for: we arc justly proud
of our rapidly increasing trade.
this season have been larger than for the "entire season oi
last year. So, you see, we have every reason for gratitude
Christmas Presents. .
The finest line
: of special
"... Christmas Presents
of unique designs
toy ladies or gentlemen
to be found in town
is on exhibtion at the
millinery store of
- " r ' . . -
Mrs. WalteCSr "Williams.
Southeast Corner Public Square.
Strictly one price
We are thankful.
Our overcoat 6ales so far
Blgr "Fcrax Xoiits.
From and alter Not. 15, 1891, trains will puss
Wellingtons follows central standard time:
QOIKO WEST.. .
Ho e-NlRhtBx :Wp.m
No.47 Columbus Aeccm - :zzp.m
No.3 Olnolaaatl and Columbus Ex S-.30 a. m
No.23- Olavelandand WbeellnsM. 7:40a ra
Ho.sl Local Ifreiuht 11:30 a. m
No. sCinclonatl ACIeye'd Bx
No. 4. -Whellnx and Cleveland ex
No.Si-Locil Prright ..
4:45 p. m
-Nos. 8 and will run dally.
Nos. 23 and 24 between Cleveland and
Commencinir Ausust 24. 18.01. trains will Puss
WellluKton a" follows standard time:
No. 5..-. ll.OOa.m
No. 7 4.1p.m
No.Q 8:03p m.
(iOIKO WEST .
No. 4 ".' 10:5Sa.m
No .6 S.tSp.m
do. 8... ... S:0Hp.m
No.l6(Local) . 2.20p.m
No. 13tndSdallr ;otn'errdll ex.4andav.
Further Information In regard to tills line
will be found on pnge
Huntlticton, west. :11; east 4:3.
. B. A 0. 8ULLIVAN.
BAST.-No. 14. 4:80 a. in.; No. 10, mixed, SO. a
m.: No. 8. 6:35 o. m.
V KST.-No. 7. 13:10. p. m.j No. 11. mixed, 8:511.
p.m.; no. u,;ie.p m.
SHIPMENTS OP DCTTKB AKD CHEESE Vf)B
THE WEEK ENDINO DEC. 9.
Cheese pkes. lbs
Family Favorite 0
Dairy, per B 06 0 20
Creamery V v. SQ
IXOVB AND FEED.
Flour, per tack (4 lbs) 1.S5
Corn meal, per cwt... 1.20
Chop, per cwt 4.. 1.25
Middlings, per cwt. 1.00
.Bran. perewt.. .... 95
Oil Meal, per cwt 1.50
Corn, shelled 0.60
Cora, In car... 0 CO
0U . Si
?h iokenl 4 resaed , per a "0 OH
, ggg,prk)S.r..,..;w- T '-.4
Ham, smoked, per 11... 0.08
Tallow, per tt 0.03'.
Hides, per 0.08
JT. HASKELL, Attorney
, at-law and notary public.
Loans and collections made a
specialty. Office in bank
I II. DICKSON, Attor.iey-
J. at-lav and solicitor of
American and foreign pat
ents, west side public square.
N. GOODWIN, insur-
g uuvu uvut ami jiuiuj y
puoiic. Jncus, wuis, con
tracts, etc. written neatly and
Over Scrape's shoe
PUATT & IIEKFJCK, flour
and feed store. Free de
livery to all parts of the cor
poration. Railroad street.
SAUNDERS the photogra
pher. Finest work and
latest styles. Copying- and
enlarging in crayon, ink and
paste l. Crosier block.
BUSH & STEVICK Geo.
C.Bash and Chas. C.Ste
vick, general insurance agt's,
Benedict block. 22tf.
CE. SUTLIFF, dealer in
, coal Anthraeiie,Massil
lon, Jackson, etc.; prices low,
terms cash. Office on "West
Liberty st. Telephone 48.
AM. BASSETT, dealer in
, raw furs, Taylor-st, Wel
lington, O. (50
CHRISTIE & BENNETT
CaBRUGES, WAG05S AND SLK1UIIS
Of XTEBT DBBORITTIOa.
EEPAIBINO A SPECIALTY.
. IM ITIDSWOBTH k CO.,
Vsnnfactarers of and dealers la .
33eer Bsuih, svxLd. 331lM.d
Cheese and Batter Boxes, all kinds oi
Lumber, Lath, Bhinelei, Battens, Mould.
lnis and Flooring, bidlsrr made and Bur-
face Pinning done to ordev on short no-
keVs from about us.
iJOTKS FUOM THE SPECIAL COR-
PvESPONDENTS TO THE
About the Ieent
Spwinl Events in Their Im
j' mediate Vicinity.
V - XEWLONDON,
The citizens of New London observed
TliauUglvini; by In Iding union services
in ,ie Congfcj; itlonal church. There
werf numerous little quiet family din
uem'slven. In the evtning the hall was
Oiled lo liear the cantata, "The Sen n
Slslerp." rendered by the members of t'.ie
SlvtiHiU.ti'hoir, under the manuEemcnl
nr (Vnrge liarnes. The entertainment
was flrst-cUsi and ( very one selt they
were repaid tor goinf:. We have consid
erable musical talent In our community,
P tiianksgiviiig eve, Mrs. Mary Kim
bnj! psed into that rest wulrb will be
undlslurbed until the judgement day.
Her cheery welcome will be missed by
many. She was a woman whose life was
frauubi with many Chrirtiao deeds. She
. was s member of the M. E. church and
Daughter's of Rebtkab.
Mr. Winebar, nf Gallon, spent thanks
Kivtng week with her parents, Mr. and
Mrs. O. A. Van Horn.
Mr. sod Mrs. Daguall and little son
spent the week in Newcomerstown, O.
The Record says: "The Knights ol
Maccabees organized lodge bero a short
time since with filteen charter members."
Mrs. W. D. Lee, Mrs. . Lee and Mrs. J.
C Ranson are al n hospital in Cleveland
Mrs. J. H. Hogan, of Cleveland, has
been visiting her sisters, Mrs. L. J.Bmllh
and Mrs. O. A Von Vrankeo of this place.
tit, Knight, former sgeat ben lor the
Big Four, has received s more lucrative
position in connection with the road at
Cincinnati, and the office here Is In charge
or sir. Moore, sa old railroad man.
Messrs. Van Oorder and . Moore have
returned from their souther trip.
Tis First National bank ia Kw London
has jMxgaaixed under a new charter,
the-, one nearing explratioo,'. The
old offlcers and directors were re-elected.
' retry Fast has moved into kls new
hotel at Hereford.
On c-aturday evening the friends and
neighbors of Mr. fend Mrs. M. Cooking.
ham assembled themselves together al
their homrand surprised that worthy
couple, it being the fiftieth anniversary of
their wedding day. The bride and groom
of fifty years were presented with a new
set ol china snd a big easy chairxand a
pair of gold-bowed classes for Mr. Cook
imiluim. Mrs. Walter Howell, of Bores, ihcir
youngest child, came home to help com
memorate the event
The M. E. Aid society met with Mrs. A.
Coj;hell n Friday aftornoon.
On Tli!rs,iliiy eveninp, December 10 will
occur Ihe second lecture of our lecture
course. Col. L. F. Copeland will deliver
bis popular lecture "Snobs nnd Foobbery,"
st Ihe M. E. church.
Mrs. J. M. Oarrell and C. A. Van Horn
are reported on the sick list.
Miss Florence Knowltnn has returned
home. 0 Nihil
The second Demorest Silver Medal
contest entertainment will take place at
the fit. E. church Wednesday evening,
Dec. 10th. All will be cordially wel
Milk haulers have made their last trip
for the season.
Mrs. Cephas Myers is on the sick list.
W. Bennett is building a coal house in
district No. 1 Brighton.
The K. O. T. M. are receiving new
members at each meeting.
Rev. Rutledge la conducting a series of
meetings at the M . E. church.
P. L. Kessler was out from Cleveland
Mrs. Brainard, of Michigan, and Miss
Nina Austin, of Cleveland, are visiting
their mother, Mrs. Austin, here.
Clarence ltice has hired out for a time
Mrs. Carrie Conklin visited her mother,
Mrs. J. Btorrow last week.
Our town has been well supplied with
music by serenading parties for the past
few evenings. 1
David Ileffner is lying very sick with
a combination of troubles. Dt. Uolllday
Is In attendance,
Mr. Rttgg Is reported us being very
Mrs. Luclnda Dnvls has gone to live
with her sister, Mrs. Fisher.
Our iiwmlll man is arranging for saw.
ing pickets, as be is of the opinion that
picket will be the coming fence.
A. J. Richards is the boss snake killer
fur this season of the year, be hav
ing killed one in the water the second
day of the present month.
Floyd Anderson 1 staying with friends
nindisra. Pmt. vCTttt.v
. HFINTI MOTOR '
Deo. 7. Huntington is now in the
greatest revival of religion that it bas
seen lor a .great many years. Between
fifty and sixty have asked for prayers.
Twenty uulted with the M. K. church on
last Sunday and elghloen the week be
fore. Ten cf this number are married
men, heads of families. There are ad
ditions beina- made also to th Baptist
church. ' Meetings will be held every
evening (his week. People darr.e from
Wellington and Pinfield to attend the
Miss Sadie Starr from Penfleld spent
two or three duys with friends here last
Miss Nora Long is spending a Week at
Mies Lou Ward spent tlifinksglviug
Miss Minnie Dlrlam has been suffering
with malaria since thanksgiving.
ellleOule is sick with malarial fever .
J. B. Robinson gets around with the
help of a cane.
Judab L.Miner was bom Nov. 26th
1814. In Mew London county, Conn.,
snaaieu November 29, 1801, of apppleiy
at dis borne in Huntington. His affliction
came October 12th, wneo be totally lost
tne use ot the orcans of sneech. The
members of the family were constantly
at his bedside and doing all that loving
hearts could do to alleviate his condition,
me sunject of this sketch with his
faithful wife emigrated from Connecticut
in 1837 and settled In the woods on the
farm which has ever since been in their
possession. For 64 years they lived and
tolled together and developed that forest
into the beautiful home which now stands
as a monument to their persevering in-
Five children were born to them, only
two or whom, William Miner, nova of
Kinsas, and Mrs. Rebecca Bush, ol
weumgToo. ana the widow survive to
Dtoara the loss of a loving father and de
Tne funeral look place at the family
residence Dec. 3. 'The large attendance
of neighbors and friends gave expression
to the high esteem which the deceased
was held in the community. The writer
LA SKABTOK. ' '
Dec. 7. Our prophets says several wed
dings are soon to be solemnized.
Our new school bouse will not be
closed this fall.
The stores should ail close at 1 p. m. for
ihe revival services.
JUIss Nena Miller has been quite
ill from an attack of malarial (ever.
A new girl bas lately arrived at the
home of H. H. Stuart.
Van E. Freeman goes to Joliet, 111., in
a few days.
Claries Rave has told his bouse and
lot to James McQiegor.
John Cahlll snd Miss Lucy Foster were
quietly married on November 35.
Mrs.Fsnnie Wolcott Is quite 111 from
Robert BIcKisson, an attorney of Cleve
land, was married to Miss Cells Notrlog
at the home of tho bride's parents in
this place on Wednesday, December 3.
Mrs. Emily Holcomb bat returned from
an extended visit in Kansas. The balmy
breezes of the prairies bsve benefited her
health very much.
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Weldon will soon
occupy the residence lately owned by
Mrs. J. B. Hastings.
Bert Plumb snd wile, of Lorain, were
calling oa friends here last week.
The Harris & Forrester comedy com
pany played a full week's engagement at
the town ball last week. They ar all
g.iod actors and they deserve special
praise for the creditable manner in which
they rendered "Damon and Pythias,"
"Hazel Kirk" and "Monte Ohrlato."
David II. Fender, a son of our landlord,
hat come here to live and help his father
about the hotel.
Our stores are now filled with holiday
presents in great variety.
Harvey Ryan ia full of business witu
his new hay baler.
Mr. und Mr. Charlc Croaer are both
very 111 of pneumonia. . .
The Knights of Pythias at their last
m.'filnn conferred all three ranks after
which au election of officers fur the en
suliin irim rs held which resulted at
follow a; l (. N.thols. I C: W. B.
Elliott. ( '. r. ; Elba . . C; L ' . Kerr,
rrel.; H. II. Powers, M. A.; W. F.. H sot
lugs K. U- 8.; l L. Oott, M. F.; G. W.
Roboins, M.E.; W. B. Johnson, Grand
Representative. X.- E.
1 have beeu u (Treat sullmer from dry
catarrh lur iimi.t vi-iuk, and I tried many
remedies, but hum- it il uie so much bent
Ot as Ely's Crmni Hiil in It orapletelv
cured uie. M. .1. I alb, 1)9 Woodward
Ave Boston lllihlands, Alass.
1 think Ely' ('mm Halm is the best
remedy for catarrh I ever saw, I cava
took anything that lelleved mean quickly,
ana nave out leu o wen tor a long tuns,
I used to be troubled with severe head
aches twit or three times a week. J, A
i "-n.V?fr r r. n !...?";
Dec. 7. Chas. Mills bas moved into the
honse of G. M. Peasley, lately owned by '
Mr. Smith. '
Lock Mvers. Irom Clarksfleld. hon nuv.
ed into" the bouse ol A. W. Weeks.
Mrs. Todd, of Norwalk. visited her
brothers Charles hod George Greene.
Norman Edgnlstone, of Norwalk, was In
town last week. "y-
Winter school in sub-dletiict No. 1 coin.
meoced last week with Homer Vincent as
teacher. , '
Miss Mitchell, of Rochester, visited her
aunt, Mrs. S. Griggs,
Mrs. Elia Hardy spent several dsrs in
Mrs. S. Clark is with a sick sister. Mrs.
Lurss, in Camden.'
Ladies' aid society of the M. E. church
meet with Mrs. Jickells Wednesday; De
Carrie liosfoid has returned to spend
the winter. Ram.
"I USA A vpr 'a Vv9T9 PimIa..! 1.
.-v.......fc.in4 urcij ill
my practice and recommend It In cases ol
whooping cough among children, having
filling It. miirA narfa I n ... ji.iM fl,... ...t.l
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film riia. ABA th.H anu "!.. A lt f
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Nov. 80 Rev. L. M. Snyder attended s
wedding at Lakeyille, Holmes county,
A. Southard, of Drayton Plains, Mich.,
is at his daughter's, Mrs! T.W. Daugherty.
Mrs. R. Smith, of aide. O.. ia at T. C.
Jeff er lea, ..
Our town is making improvements in
the way ot cross walks, using Clarksfleld '
The concert fluncsv evening, given bv
the Myrtle league, was well -attended.
me singing and speaking was well done.
Mrs. Gilbert Jefferlea, ooe of the early
settlers at the river corners la Spencer,
died quit suddenly Saturlay evening,
The iuneral is to be held today, Rev. LM .
8nyder condactiBthe serrioea.
Washisqton, IJtefc, 14SpeeisXJ
Everybody ia . .Haatijjp alad that the'
Demosratlc caoens tomorrow i will aettlt
the whole bustneaa, but from, tfa oiaonv.
in which this preliminary vsswkeuas been,'
condocted, it is fair to assume that the
eleetloa of speaker will be bus th begin
ning of new troubles for the Democrats.
There will be ball a dozen claimants for
ererr chairmanship of a prominent com
mittee and the disappointed men will be
apt to be heard from on the floor of the
house, and when the "getting even" pro
cess Is started the Republicans of the
oouae are not likely to retard it anv.
Besides, the speaker will have the impos-
stoie tasE or satisfying the varloua ele
ments that have coatributed. dlnwtivn
Indirectly, to his election. That the honse
win oe an unruly body is certain.
senator froctor is DrsDarina- lotum
over the affairs of the wsr department, to
tne assistant secretary Oea. Grant a.
he will on Monday take his seat in the
senate. It Is exoected that hi
will be nominated by the president next
week, at the same time that other import
ant nominations ara made.
Ex-Senator Edmonds.who baa been her
since the opening of the supreme coart,
concluded not to remain until congress
opeoed, so he has gone to Aiken. South
Carolina, to Join bis family. He was
Nsaeajast Delore Le left who was bin
preference for president next vr. "Th
nominee of the Republican convention,nhe
repnea. ir be Is the worst 'Itennblleai. -
m the country he will be referable to to-
best Democrat." i
The hearing of the arguments by (he
supreme court In the three casea bioua-ht
for the purpose ol breaking down the
McKlnley tariff law. which took place
this week, wss not calcnlated to encour
age the gentleman who have bea per
soaded to furnish the money to hire tht
high-priced lawyers. One ol these suit
is brought on the gtound that .the
omission of the tobacco rebate claow
from the bill as signed by tbe president
makes tbe whole bill void ; another thai
the sugar bounty clause wu unconstitu
tional and the other that the reciprocity
clause is unconstitutional For convenience
Ihe three esses were heard as one, and It
th. re was any doubt U what tbe final de
cision will be it was almost entirely dlsd
patt-U by tbe tenor of the questions pot
by tbe Justices during, tbe argument, to
lawyers. Tbe constitutionality of the law
was ably maintained by Attorney General
Miller and Solicitor Geoersl Tatt '
Secretary Foster has been confined fa
bis house since bis recent trio to New
York, to speak befuro ihe Chamber , o
Commerce of that city, bathe was well
enough this week to put the final toucher
to kls annual report. He will . go sontl
for ten days or two weeks before rmm
ing his duties. There Is no truth ta .th.
rumor that be had broken down" Iron,
overwork. He simply bad a severeVol.i.
which developed into something like tU
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