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WAreHKS AND JEWELRY.
. 1 . ci.ayton Massf.y, Dealer in Watches Clocks & Jewelry, NO. 15 EAST FOUKT'iH ST., WILMINGTON j DEL. A full line of silver and plated ware kept yn liana ami sold at reasonable prices. Re pairing neatly and cheanly dune. Sole agent for Scbatfliausen Spectacle* ami t)ye Glas «i. _ JelT-tf PRESTON AVARS, Dealer in CLOCKS, WATCHES, JEWELRY, SPEC TACLES. EYEGLASSES, SILVER WARE, &C., &C. NO. 404 ICING STREET, , Wilmington, Delaware. Particular attention paid to Repairing in all branches; spectacle glasses changed. A laige assortment of glasses constantly id ,9|l 1416 CHESTNUT STREET, PHILA., JEWELERS'AND .SILVERSMITHS. DIAMONDS, WATCHES, JEWELRY, i Newest Htylen.l GOLD, STONE, CAMEO, PEARL, AMETOYST, ONYX, SHELL, JETT AND OXYD17.ED SILVER. STERLING SILVER TABLE WARE, BRIDAL SILVER,BEST PLATED WARE, CLOCKS, BRONZES & FANCY GOODS. selection at our expense. 1410 Clicnitiit Street._ Ooodrt ser The Artisan's Savings Bank has been removed to Fifth and Market Sts.» in tde Claytou H« it ia open for business. Six per cent, has been regular ly paid uuDepositH since tlie organizatil me bank in 1801 . Deposits 4*1 j solicited fro Farmers, Me chanics, Deale's, Widow* and Orphan*' Es rates, and from those whose business enables them to keep a varying cash balance, from di, if placed with us, they will deri in the shape of J'l*e X 4 *w 4 'h*U«» ConiHy ,11 ii( uni In ' SEMI-ANNUAL INTEREST. Dividends . with account'd as deposit,s, winch thuscoiujiouhd tlulr interest twice MANAGERS. NVm. S. Hm.i.ks, UfcOKUE W. Re W Mkxry F. Duri:, N. R. Bicxsox, K S. Capei.i.k, k.mk.vt B. Smyth, il. L. Liuhtkx E. M. Stotsunuuro, Gt Chas, W. H« Jus II. J E Da m.i Mi'n NY HlO WIIJJAM IIILLES, President. GEORGE W. BUSH. Vice President. E. T. TAYLOR, Tie A; Minmicp Com pa n l». OFFICE, ''INSTITUTE BUILDING.'' *s Mgaiust FIRE, house kinds of liuildliigs d all other ith their contents lodr of varying Hum three mouths J' MANAGERS: WlLf.lAM '1 I., W11.1,1 A N BY. Al. Al. Gno. Rich4 Sa.m'i. Can i Y G Cm as. VV. Hou r. ent B. Smyth, Eli IS A K ll Bit A , HAN NON, k» Rmm.R. . II. Bates, tun Rich a ud.son. d. E. T Be id. •Umi: s Bi I A; I' Wilmington, ,,. .. JJliPOsiT OF THE PUBLIC MoMF.YS _ AND Flvan. iai.Aokntokthk \ XITE|) '* i LLIA Al TATNA LL, Presidenr. feh 19 SAMUEL D. SMI Til, Secrotary. Flrs.I Xiklioiial Hunk States. EJW. BfcTfs, Presidicnt. "O. I>. ARMSTRONG,Ca I Kit. CAPITAL. 5(H),000. ( ' The collecting and exchanging or Govern )temled to fur small commfe . Philadelphia uitd New York Exchanges regular depositors without charge Mondays and Tuursdaya securiti urnlshed Direc at 8.30 a. in., fur Disco .■■•I Tlie Mechanics' Naving* Bank. NO. 4 WEST THIRD STREET, • W ILIfif NOTOJf, DELAWARE. Office open to receive Deposits and make! Payments daily, except Sundays, from 9 a. m until 4 t>. in., and on Tuesday - aud Satui- | 4 to 8 o'clock. I ; gs i re MANAGERS: Lewis P liter, Charles Welde Cnarles McCloskey, T M. Ogle, George S. Grubb, C. P. Jobnsou, Benjamin F. low useful. James B/a 'told, diaries B Luie H. Bc*gs. J. P. Wales, Evan Rice, No manager h allowed to borrow ot the institution. v funds A. H. GRIMSJIAW, Secretary JOHN F. MILLER, Clerk. fUU SALti. LIOR SALE.—That beautiful leHideuee and I; tbree squares of ground, bounded by broom, DuPont. Seventu and F.ighth streets, * *. xy For price aud terms apply to M. M. CHILD & CO., Nu. 4 West Seventh street, iriliuiugton, Del. . iar2i» 1 7IUR SALE.—A >>niHil farm of about 70 ! acreH, situated on the Jackson Inn road, near the Kemiett Turnpike. The WLming and Reading Railroad passes through tue*piace, and within ly d miles of the city limits. Fox further particulars applv to Si, M. CHILD & CO., No. 4 West .seventh street, Wilmington, Del. :vrl7 UlQK SALE.—Twoaelsof ,ecoudhand dou Jj ble carriage harness. Also, four sets of single harness, ail in good order, will be sold cheap, as the owner has no further use for them. Can be s eon at ,1 . A, CONNER & CO'S Hamesaaturti, 221 Market St. Ni api20 QOR SALE.Two brick houses with large I* yard, being the second block of brick the north side of Lovering Avenue, of Lincoln street For bouses 'ins, &c., ap ply M. M. CHILD & CO., N o. 4 W. 8th street. Wilmington Delaware. II. R. BRUfGIIURST~ NO. 317 MARKET STREET. eep 8 make. A capi Cholera Mixture of» tal remedy for Diarrhoea, Cholera and Loose ness of the Bowels. Essence of Jamaica Ginger, a capital pre. parationof the finest while Jamaica Ginger manufactured with the greatest care, suited to the most delicate constitutions,neat ly put up, at u reasonable price. Fluid Reuuett. In making (Ills, care is taken to procure the best rennet!, and then other.— .1 'I 3 out best suerry wine TV It. phor, the best protection against gal r Gum c uth.H for furs or wooleu goods. the quart or u > 1 ), or bottles oi'dtMlrahlo atylo». Gall and xaminu. , Cologne and Buy K •h Uellati for jelly, quite reason C able. Extracts for 1 lie handkerchief, iu bottles or in bulk, No.-1 iu quality, (or salelu any quan tity to Hlllt. Trusses. We apartment for lilting true wanting a tTU8! and guaranteed a tit. Mrs. Allen's, Hall's, Rings, Woods' Ster ling's Ambrosia,and many other Hair Prepar ations. have always hnd a private lively person them have it adjusted L 's Salad Oil, wholesale and retail, at ll. K. UKINGHURST'S, 317 Market Street. per day. Agents wanted where. Particulare : CO., SL Louis, Mo. 1 MU to $20 zrco. 4.P. BLAIR SHERIFF'S SALE. liv virtue of a writ of Levari Facias, to me rilrcctfU. will be ex|H>setl to Public Sale, al tie* Lafayette Hotel, No. 841 Shipley street, kepi h y ,/uiues C. Pierson, in the city of Wil mington, New Castle couii y, J)el., on SATURDAY, AUGUST 8.187-1, At 2 o'clock, p. in., The following described real estate : All that certalu lot or piece of laud, with a BRICK MESSUAGE thereon erected, situ ate in the eh y of Wil umigton ulorexald, bound ed and described as follows, *.o wit: Begin* uing ou tbe line of the westerly sideot Searles street, at the dlstauce of HI feet m. from Ihe corner formed by the intersection of the line of the westerly side of Searles street with the line of the northerly side of Second street, said place of heginuliig, being at the centre of tlte wall dividing the house in this lot from the house in the lot adjoining in the south ; thence westerly, parallel to Second street and passing through the centre of said division wall 72 feet more or less to the easter ly side of a three feet wide alley leading into Second street; thence northerly a.ong said side of said alley, and parallel to Searles street, 12 leet, thence easterly, paudlel to Second street, 72 teet, more or less, to the wesleily side Searles street; and thence routheilv, along said side of Searles street, 12 feet less to the place of beginning, be the couteuts within said bounds what they may. Seized and taken in execution as the propi r tvot Henrv Witsil and a mile E. Wltidl, his wife, and tene tenants, ai d to be sold bv KOIIEK I L. A llMSTltONO, Sberltf. stle, duly 21 ), 1*74. less, Sheritf'H Ollice. N Shorin'* Sale. By virtue ot a writ of Lev Lien,) to me directed, will be exiused lu pub lic sale, at the Latiuette butel, No. 841 Ship ley street, ke*>t by rlumes <\ Pearson, in tbe city of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del (Meeli. SATURDAY. AUGUST 8,1874, At 2 o'clock, P. M., The following described Real Estate, TWO SMALL BRICK DWELLING •h bouse by thirty feet deep— 1 ies. HOUSES, having two being fifteen feet trout ' Tbe said houses are located on a lot in the city of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del aware, situated on the easterly side • laston street, between Eighth streets, said lots being desermed us follows : Beginning at a point 190 feet southerly from the southerly side of Ninth street; thence southerly along Wollaston street 38 feet A lands of William A. Murnhey; reby easterly, parallel to Ninth street, 41 feet 0 Ruches ; thence northerly, 34 feet,8 inches to other lahdsot Andrew Gruin lish, and thence thereby 33 feet 0 inches to the place of beginning. Seized and taken into perty of Andrew Crumhsh (owner or reputed owner) ami Johu Mines, (couiraeior) and to be sold by _ROBERT L. ARMSTRONG, Sheriff. | . Sheril f's O ffice, New Cast.ie. July 20,1K74. OT1CK.—IN THE COURT OFCHAN cery or the State of Delaware, iu and for New Custle county, at the September Term, A. D. 1873. CHARLES W. BLANDY, et. al. Petitioners. In pursuance of a renewed order of the Chancellor in the above cause, made at the hav ot Wol <1 Ninth incites to i thence tliereh tlift p into exec in JN In Partition. February Term, A. D. 1873, ad pers iug any iieu or liens atfectiug the interest or estate of Charles W. Blandv, Thomas R. Blandy, Hugh Percy, H. Blandy, ,lbhn F. Blaudv, dames H. Hhmdy, Gialiam Blumlv, F'raticis L. Shspleigh, Waldron Shapleigii, FJizabetli Shaplelgh,Aliev 1). Shaplelgh, Ann F. Shanleigh and Helen Shaplelgh, l premises either which of them, in the lauds said cause relates, are hereby notified to file a I petition setting forth the nature and amount 1 01 the same, in the office of the Register iu Chancerv for New Castle county, ten days be tore the'first Mot I i M'pteniber, A. 1>. re .said lienor liens Jourt, before the the third day of r^ie •GEORGE li. R DNEY, * .1 pr till.' Ik: C t T ! New Castle, Del., July 18, 1*>74. jyUH ! SHERIFF'S SALE. By virtue of a writ of Venditioni Exponas, to directed, will be exposed to Public Sale, at the Hotel of George Whitfield, in the town, d county of New Castle, and Hundreu State of Delaware, FRIDAY, AUGUST 7, 1871, At 2 o'clock, P. M., The following described Real Estate, viz: All that certain tract of land, situated in Pencader Hundred, New Castle County and | state of Delaware, bounded and describ'd as I follows, to wit: Beginning at. a stake in tbe ; middle of the New Castle and Frcuchtowu Turnpike Road, a corner tor land of William T. A inch ; thence by three lines, paratmgthis from other land now or lateo( William T. Alrich, the three following courses and distances thereof to wit: North, 39 de grees west, 41 O.lti perches to a stake in the middle of a ditch ; thence north, decrees along the middle ot said ditch zl perch a .'take, and north, (>4 ^ degrees east, 6 a stake late me of laud 2-10 pert' ur late of J. A. Kendall; (hence along iiisline , 0 perches to r late of Jos. Moore ; thence alorg a line of said land south 35 degrees east, 39 3-10 perches to the middle of the New Castle and Freuchtown Turnpike road aforesaid , aud thence thereby south 62 degrees west, 26 4-10 perches to the place of beginning, containing within >aid bounds, SEVEN ACRES, TWO ROODS AND TWENTY-TWO AND FORTY-THREE HUNDREDTHSSQUARE PERCH ES OF LAND, bo the , witli dwelling house and other bmld'iigs there. eeted. n execution as the prop erty of Conrad M. Whitaker, andtobesuld hy ROBERT 1 L. ARMSTRONG, Sheritf Sheriff's Office, New Castle, July 20, 1874. of laud south, G1 ^ degree a >take, i a line uf land . Seized and tah SHERIFF'S SALE. BY VIRTUE of a writ of Levari Facius, to me directed,will be exposed toPublic Sale, at the hotel of Sirs. Brack in, at Brackinvllle, In Mill Creek Hundred, New Castle County, Del., i— TUESDAY. JULY 28, 1874, At 2 o'clock, p. in., The following deacribed real estate, viz: All that certain far tract of laud and buildings thereon, situate in Mill Creek Hun dred, bounded and described as follows.to wit: Beginning in the centre of the Gap and New port Turnpike Road in a line of land lute of John Howards; thence along the mid dle of said Turnpike Road north 40 degrees west, 11 chains and 83 liuksto a corner In the same; thence by t! new lines, dividing the herein bounded lauds from lauds of Francis 1C. Runiford, south, 34 degrees aud 05 minutes west, 11 chains ami 81 links to a stake ; thence south, 10 degrees and2.> minutes chains ami 7 links to a stake; thence north 40 degrdes and 0'» minutes wosc, 1 chain and 10 links to a stake; thence south 02* degrees west. 34 links to a stake; 1 lienee south 40 de grees aud titty minutes east, 1 chain aud 38 liiiKs to a stake ; thence south 12 degrees and 00 minutes west, 0 chains and 27 links to a stake iu a line of William Foore's laud; thence by said Foote's land north, 82 degrees and 37 minutes east, 21 chains and 82 links to a corner sume in a line of laud now or lute of Thomas Hoopes ; tlieuco by said Hoopes' land In part and in part by Howard's land aforesaid, north, 7 degrees and 5 minutes west, 22 chains and 47 links to the place of begluuing, containing 47 ACREH AND FIFTY-SEVEN PERCH ES OF LAND, inoreor less, and bounded by lands of Thomas Hoopes, other lands of the said James C. Jackson, William Foote and Francis E. Rumford, Ac. Seized and taken in execution as the prop erty of James O. Jackson and A iiutla S. Jack , his wife, and William Nicholson, aud Michael Douojio, terre tenant, and to be sold . >3 by ROBERT L. ARMSTRONG. Sheriff. Sheriff'* Office, New Castle. July fi, i»74. VT DNE BUY THE VERY BEST qualities il or Auihraclte and Bituminous coal, dry and well screeutdand delivered trom the GEO. W. BUSH, French street, wharf. JNCRKASED ATTRACTION!! FARMERS AND OTHERS Ar* purchasing their TEAS! TEAS! -OF THE Union Pacific Tea Co., 512 MARKET 8 TKEET, Kach purchaser of Tea receives, gratis, a #«###«#*###*#******«***•*****# * genuine Japanese fah m * ft**##**##*###**##*#*####*#*#*# COFFEE* AT PRICES TEN PER CENT, LOWER THAN AT ANY OTHER STOBB fcTIN THE CITY -jg% Sttiiktaotiou Uuarauteed SHERIFF'S SALE. By virtue of a writ o; Venditioni Exponas to me directed,will be exposed to Public Sale, at t he Lafayette Hotel, 841 Shipley street, kept bv James 0. Pierson, in tbe City of Wilming ton, New Castle County, Del., oh SATURDAY, AUGUST 8,1874, At 2 o'clock, P. M., The tollowingdescribed real estate, viz: All that certain lot or parcel of land, lying and being situated in tbe cityof Wilmington, bounded and described as follows, that is to ,y : Beginning at tbe corner formed by the ter.sect ion of the line of the northerly side of Fourteenth street with the hue of the south westerly side of Delaware Avenue, thence westerly along the hue of tbe norther, ly side of Fourteenth street, 162 feet six inch es to its intersection with the line of the terly side of Broom street; thence thereby northerly 65 feet 6 inches to its intersection with tbe line of the southwesterly side of Del aware Avenue; and thence thereby south easterly 175 feet 6 inches to the place of begin ning. Seized and taken in execution as the proper ty of The Soldiers and Sailors Monument Association of Delaware, and to be sold by ROBERT L. ARMSTRONG, Sheriff. Sheriff's Office, New Castle, July 20, 1874. in TO lilt; PUBLIC. Enterprise, Harletgh, Lehigh and Shawnee Coal, at Schuylkill prices. Oak and Pine Wood by the cord and sawed. We try te excel all our preparatioji of our Coal. < have sucdP*44a wc wimears neighbors in the (''jfeloM fur JOSEPH FOUT, Orange and Water streets. jo45-tl'J E DBVS1) date for the Northern District, at the next Republican nomination election. je!8.tn PROVOST will be a candl City Assessor and Collector of A ssessor and collector.—T he undersigned informs his friends and fel low-citizens that he will be a candidate for tbe office of City Assessor and Collector of tbe Northern District of Wilmington, at the Re publican nomination election. je25 tn CORNELIUS FIPPS. N OTICE.-OFFICE of the city TREASURER, No. 8 East Sixth street ) Wilmington,,Del.,May 22. 1874. \ Tbe holders City of Warrants or whatever denomination, are hereby notified that 1 am prepared to redeem them, at my office, No. 8 East Sixth street, on Monday, the 23th day of May, alter which interest upon them will ocas*. FRANCIS VINCENT, City Treasurer. uuy28 P ERSONS IN WANT OF TOILET ARTI des will find a good amiortmeut at tbe Delaware Avenue Drug Store. Also, new stock of Family Mediciuea, including HUM PHREY'S WITCH HAZEL, ana Homce pRtbic Specifics. Call at 300 Delaware Ave nue aud get a pamphlet. W. P. ALK1CUS. ^TkAYED OR VTOLEN.—On Monday O night, the 13th lust., from the farm of the subscriber, a Belsblre Holstein bull, two years old. Any one giving information that will lead to his return wiirbe suitably rewar ded. jy20-4t JOHN JOHNS, New Castle Hundred. ALE OF COWS. Tlie subscribers will sell at Public sale at Red Lion, Chester County, Pa., MUNDA T, JULY 27, 1874, At 1 o'clock, p. m., EIGHTY HEAD OF FRESH COWS of th* best quality. [jy!3] 8 SILL & BAILEY. SAVE TOUR MONET. TttMft, Comes and Bine ttroesrlss, FKtlM the boat selectkd stocks of tbe New Yoi k markets, at tbe bouse of W. H. PIERCE, No. 0 West Fourth Street. *eu'*b N K W BOOK S;. E. S. R. BUTLER'S BOOK. STATIONERY St NEWSPAPER STORE, 420 MARKET NTREET Clifford Troup, Not Easily Jealou**, Galama, An Open Questlou, Doctor Vandyke, Mrs. Skagg's Husband, Siama, Wonders of Sculpture, Mary, Q A 8ev Livingstone and his African Explorations, Dyncvor Terrace, New books received as soon as published. El.75 1.20 1.20 1.0 .25 1.00 l,N 1.70 ot Scots, Months' Run, 1 T0 1.70 1.75 ELL WOOD DOANE, MANCFACTURKR Of GILT, ROSEWOOD AND WALNUT FRAMES, CORNICES, LOOKING G LASS, PICTURE, OVAL & PHOTO GRAPH FRAMES, OF EVERY STYLE. IMPORTED AND AMERICAN Cliromos, Engravings and Lithographs, NO. 10 WEST EIGHTH STREET, WILMINGTON, DEL. iLlJAM H. GILMORE, W HEAL ESTATE AO ENT AND CONVEY ANCER, No. 6 West Sixth StieetAWliulngton, Del. Houeet Rented; Rente and M lit CeKe.Ud. __ - Tl1 ® ™*' fcacretary Bristow returned to W ash ington yesterday. 'flie National Executive Committee of. ihe Union League will inept in Phi la deljiiia on the 30th inst. 'i'he Comptroller of the Currency has authorized the tint National Bank of Fas i V •lorTnor?' l ° ° I ^ an 20 Wlt 1 a Ca ^ * talot $100,000. A meeting of the manufacturers oi Ortano, to consider the proposed treaty ot reciprocity between Canada and the Ulited States, has been called to be held at Hamilton, on the 12th and 13th of August. -___ terrible cloud-bubst in Nevada, DlSTKUCTlON OF L!FE AND;i.B..PER.T V . • —San Fraupisco, July Jo.—A desiiatcli 'rom Eureka, Navada, gives the particu lars of a storm which occurred there yes terday. It liatl been raining with great violence from early in the morning till noon, when a cloud burst oil a lofty range of mountains to the eastward, and a vast vohitne of water rushed down the canon where the town is located. The eastern part of the town was flooded in ten min utesby a fearful rush of water, which was constantly increasing in violence, depthand impetuosity. The people in that portion of the place were hemmed in and every moment horses were torn from their foundations ami swept away with their occupants. Ropes were procured and a line formed. Brave men thus nmtected dashed into the lorren't ' 111(1 saved many lives. Only | HW W0 Jneu and cltildren were lost. Tire hotly of one Mrs. Brav was recovered Roileer Itohinett a renorter of the Sentinel, is among the drowned. The Sentinel office was swept away. Three Chinamen were lost. Thirty houses were swenf •«« and all licit houses were swept away, and all tli.it part ot the town in which were situated dance houses and other places of amuse meat is gone. The flood lasted only half ur. llie total loss ot life in not yet n, but it is believed it will reach twenty-live or thirty. In Woolfbrd county, Ky., on Friday nighl, Mr. Muuday aud wife, Mr. Black. wife and daughter, and a colored man living in the same house, were all killed by the same stroke of lightning. During the same storm the lightning struck at many points iu Central Kentucky. DiiKhargtd .— 1 Twenty men laborers and mechanics in tiie machine sltop at the P. W. A B. Railroad Co., were dis charged last Friday evening. It Is slso that McLear & Kendall will discharge the greater portion of their journeymen U -morrow evening. The Franklin Loan Association Held their 73 monthly meeting and first of the setond series tliis evening, for the pay ment of dues, the repdrt shows the value of each share for six years to lie $1 ill 4B, advance on each share $47.40, the aver age premium of nearly 24'percent. Tlie body of au unknown man was j found In the Delaware, at ( healer, on Friday evening. It is supposed to have I been in the water twenty-four Imuis. | Deceased was about 50 years (O' age, 5 j feet 0 inches high, and had black hair mixed with gray. The Fastest Time on Keoohd.— Goldsmith Maid trotted atainst- Judge Fullerton on the Iflth inst.,tat Saginaw, Mich. 3 one mile hears in 2:19-3-4, 2:1«J 2:16, beating Dexter and the world of trotters past and present. The Mali! has long been regarded by celebrated judges as the greatest trotter of the age and they believed that she would one day beat the time of Dexter. 8 kei 9 a small hay mare, with beautiful action aud great pluck and bottom. ' FIRE IN BOSTON. [By telegraph to Daily ItEruRLirAii.] Saturday, July 25.—Throe new brick dwellings in the Highland District of Boston were destroyed by diary fire last night. Loss, $1 an incen FRANCE. [By telegraph tv Daily Ripi-blican.] London, July 25. —The French gov ernment consented to a recess by the as sembly, because it hopes, before that body meets again, to prepare a'hew C stitutional bill for which it can meantime secure the support of a majority. )on PROBABILITIES. [By telegraph to Daily HiernuijA.N,] Vfar Department Office of the Chief Signal Officer, Washington, July 27, i a. m. Probabilities for to-day—For Hie Mid dle States increasing cloudiness, with rain, southeast to southwest winds, slight change in temperature, and falling barom et«*r. A letter from Fort Si ill, dated July 16th, says that two days previously the wood ca trom t ) of )lr. Evans, thirteen miles tot, was attacked by Indians, detachment of troups sent against Ihe Indians compelled them to fly and kbadon sixty head of cattle. The body uiia white man,stuck full of arrows, was foiihdduring the pursuit. It is reported from ElJ Kito Creek, New Mdiico, to July 17th. that twenty one persons, six Americans anil fifteen Mexicans, |had been killed by Indians between Fort Bascom and the Baton Mountains, and that the savages had driven four hundred hors Territory. A company of the Eighth Cavalry left Fort Union on the Pith, for Dry Cinnamon river, the scene of recent Indian outrages. A sm from the DIED, Departed this life, June 16, 1874$ at theiresidence of b's son, John H. Wolfe, Kent co., Md., william R. Wolfe, in ihe 64lh year of lds age, a native of Sussex, Co., Del. In Christiana village,on the 2'2mt inst. Susannah, wife of Joshua R. Tweedy, aged about 09 years. In this city, on Saturday morning 4 July 25th, Bessie T„ infant daughter of James T., and Rachel A. Bales, aged 8 months and 16 days. At New Castle, on Sunday, July 26tli, Daniel Rodney,aged 41 years. His frldhds are respectfully invited to attend thit funeral, Au Wednesday, July 29th, at 2 v\n'cloek P. M., at Immanuel Church, N wr Castle. Calendar Rolls —Lobdell Car Wheel Co., have just put in a set of chilled cal endar rolls in the paper mill of Thomaa S. Marshall of Chester County, I'a., which cost about $1400. These give a high finish to paper and the quality now tinned out by Mr. S. is very good. Educational —The Board of Educa tion will meet this evening, no question of any importance to be dis posed of, unless some member may have something new to offer. A Narrow Escape.— Mr. and Airs. Geo. W. Holmes of Milford, and Alex ander Wales and Mr. Herman Roe of New York, and MissSaliie Davis and Miss Georgia Shelldrake of Faimington, narrowly escaped drowning at the Big Stone Beach, or. the Delaware, on the 18th lust., by being carried off their feet, and had it not been fortlie good swim ming of Messrs. Holmes and Roe the otliers would have been drowned. Humphrey Morrow invites all who wish an easy shave to call at the corner of Third aud Walnut Streets. All whose i visage were elongated b? the result nn Saturday by any other disappointment, should take the hiut. i ^ r * •'* H. Bewley, of .Smyrna, has contracted for the building of a vessel of W or 80 tons, and it is now under way at tlie handing, by Messrs. Scott and.la cobs. j * Small. —If ihe editors of the Every Evening had any modesty they would certaiuly feel like crawling through a gimlet ihole! Their stock of brass is enormous if they can hereafter pretend t0 possess either influence or foresight! ,1 ^ m To Atlantic City.—T he Atlantic 1 City excursion by boat and cars bids fair to be a grand success as over halfol'the . limit . e ' l nUmb f baVe cured by parties that look forward to a day of real pleasure. Those intending to join this delightful excursion would do well to secure their tickets before they are all disposed of. Arrangements have been made to have a good dinner furnished for 50 cents for those that may wish to satisfy a ravenous appetite creat ed by bathing ill salt water. The boat will postively leave at five o'clock, a. in., on Thursday morning. I .. . . . m !! ' ] 'lav eu n tig, liertniet it. Walker ot Ken -1 '"' lt Nt|uare, I a., addressed a meeting of larmers, in!Shaipleysi school house, Bran-' dywine ilniidreil. ills subject was tlte Grange movement, aud his object l» or ff'titlze a farmers' Grange. After the ad <l|, '' ss > ''hout forty persons, liy their sig- i natures signified their willingness to as-, sisl in sllcb au organization. A further [ meeting will lie held at the same place on the night ofMondav, August fld, when "» pm'Msbllity, a Grange will lie |s-r. m ""™' >>' '-'Wmizeil. Base Ball— An interesting «aiiui of i mieiestmg game oi base ball was played on the brick yard ! grounds in West Wilininglon between the Restless and Dauntless 'base hall ! SL rfifi?city on^u.X afternoon! : j aIl u*resulted in favor of the latter by the j following score : Rk*t,.kss. h. liairam.Ku. I T. Cahill, i! I W. Green, a. Itobeis, 2 | If. Lynch, , ,|, Connell, :! I W r . McF.lveyle J.Piorce, 2 .1.Bradford, H. Sutton, !i I P. Fagen, p. Peckwortli, 1 t! Hilton', w. Sinex, IS ,T. Coyle, p, Connell, 1 | R. Haley, T. Connell, 1 | H. Maguire, Z/on A. lit. E. Vhnrrli —Dm lug II,e j pasi wet-kjlit* Wilininglon Conference of A. M. E. Church has been in session at I Zion's Church, corner of Ninth aud Wal* | nut streets, the pr< ceedings of wnich have j been publUhed. Yesterday it was pretty well known i hat Bishop Simpson was to preach, and ordain several deacons aud elders. The Chinch was crowded to overflowing with boih while aud colored. 't'A e Bishop preached a very able sermon from "Jesus saiht unto him, 'Ihouias, because iliou hast seen me, thou hast be l^ved: blessed arc they that liaye not seen, and yet have believed." 81 . John chap. 20 verse 29. At the close of the Bishop's sermon, the pastor of the church stated that there was owing ou Bethel chapel the sum of $400 and that if they could raise $300 the Church Extension Society would give the other hundred, a collection was i hereupon taken and the sum of $156 realized. The Bishop then according to the Ritual proceeded to or dain (he following parties Deacons: Wm. Mauttey, Tlios. H. Johnson, Geo. H. Washington, ('lias. Ash anu Daniel K. Dunn. At 3 o'clock, p. m. Rev. G. Maulufl' preached an eloqiumt sermon from "This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am chief." At the close of w hich the fol lowing were ordained Elders : Frederick Lee, Peter J. Adams, Willis C. Dickerson and John E. Webb. Con ference met this morning, and after hear ing the reports of several committees, ad journed sine ilie. There is i I | I 4 4 2 1 Total, 19, Total, 20 . Base Ball.—The Hoodoos and Hot picks played a match game of base hall on Saturday last, at the cor. of Seventh and Pine streets. The game resulted in favor of the Hoodoos 39 to 35. A game was also played on the same I day at Sehuit/en park, between the Butcher Boys aud Athletics. The game j resulted in favor of the former hy a score oi 32 to 21 . Fire .—The dwelling house upon ihe farm of K. C. Stotsenburg, in While Clay Creek Hundred, near Christina, wus en tirely consumed hy fire about one o'clock yesterday morning. The fire is supposed to have originated by rate or mice gnaw ing upon a box of matches. Mr. Nathan Ryletl the tenaut upon the farm, and his family eight in number, narrowly escap ed w ith their lives. There is an insurance upon the house, but none upon the fur niture, ihe properly of Mr. Ryletl whose family are now living in a tent which necessity compelled them to erect. Police Court .—Since Saturday morn ing there were live drunks, usual fines and costs. Andrew Barker for disorderly con rfllcer wus held to duct and resisting bail in the sum of*$300. John Carson, a flagman on the P. W. & Baltimore railroad, died on the 2tith. u „ *»«»»» O/.-G# 0 i*e II. Kelley hav * . *'*sposHu of bis coal business, will ln9f , » ar ^°* " est Front,street a P aIr °* mules, two horses,two coal carts, wagons, harness, <&c. Persons wishing bargains should he on hand. L. W. Stidham & Sou, auctioneers. See adver tisetnent, Sale of Cows.-James Sawdon, Jr., will have a large sale of cows, stock cat tie, <fcc., at Newport this afternoon, which Stidham & Son are prepared to knock oil at fair prices, Th . w , .. . . * 3 7 , 1 he Waui ' D 8 t l oa Western Railroad Company having completed their track, to Market street on Water street. Hie regular trains of tbs road will hereafter be run from that point. b ? Ve '!' Hbri( * b, * Ud *? 1 * the >S. \Y. corner oi Water and Market streets, to lie used as a passenger and freight depot, therlff Sale —Sheriff Atmstrong ad vertises to sell the furniture, bar fixtures and stock ot liquors in the Western hotel, porner of Fourth and tmtttge streets, be longing to Henry and Charles .1. Kyle,on Wednesday, tlte 5th ot Augttsi. • Ao/nt !■ ovndution .—The foundation walls of the Bradford market house, at the corner of Third and King streets,will scon be completed. Tltey are being built under the supervision of Washit Cox, and they nave been commended by many persons lor their apparent strength and durability. The workmanship is certaiuly of the best character, and they look as though they may endure forevei. l° obu l eat teutiou is frequently given to the foundation of buildings, the masons tlir-owlniz in the stone as tlinmrli their I. i ■ . ' . ' as tnoi^u tnen °'J ec f wa » icmplete the wtjrk at ttirpay toS samTTe'are' S 1 Py ■' a " • la J Local Miscellany. Fruli, Growers.—A special meeting of the Fruit Growers of Milford and vidfil ty will be held on Wednesday afternoon in Milford, when a committee of the m>w York Farmers' Club will be pres- ' ent. An interesting time is anticipated. Humphrey &Sandt, hatters,are selling the balance of their straw hats at half price to close them out. Great reduction on light felt hats of all kinds, No. 216 Market street. 3(Jy27. lell.— Charles, son of Ezekiel Ewlog, of Nanticoke Gity, aged about six years, • was tryiog to blow a feather from a win dow, ou Monday of last week, when be lost his balance and pitched headfore most to the porch below, splintering a board in the floor, but luckily escaped without serious Injury,anil on recovering consciousness observed to his mother that "his head must have beeu harder than the floor." Stolen .—Gooige King of Htatulywlno Hundred, ofl'ers a reward of $10 for the recovery of a plain Germantown wagon which was stolen hy some rogue one nighl last week. UgtOTl to see a different course put sued, and commend it to the alientiou of all build era and contracto's as worthy of iraita tiou, . Peaches .—Good peaches may now be had every day of Richard Groves, No. 305 King street, lie had a tine lot Saturday which went ott' like hot cakes. Fie is a pleasant man to deal with and is doipg quite a large business. That Butting Bam. —Yostutl. v morn ing quite a numder of gentlemen assem bled in front of the Clayton House on Market street, and while there listened to a very appropriate illustration by Mr. Croasdale, of the Every Erening y about "the rain that, butted at an iron man un til nothing was left but his tail and it " We think the Edi _ was wagging, t01 ' lms studied Pope to some advantage : "Man, know thysolL'' . Every Evening's Influence.— Notwith standing the tact the editor of tlu* afore said sheet took special pains to caution tlu* voters of the .Sixth Ward about cast ing their votes for Kobeit Fraim, his majority was three greater than any other mail \oted for in that Ward. Friendly Visit .—A committee of gen tlemen from the Irish Nationalists visi ted Wilmington last Saturday, for the purpose of seeing how tlu? order was pros pering here. They were taken iu hand by some of its members, and shown the sights of our city. They expressed them selves well pleased with both the enter prise and hospitality of Wilmington. Harvest Home .—The Newport M. E. Church wiH hold a Temperance Harvest Home in Lynain'sGrove, near Newport, on Thursday next, July 30th, commen cing at 1 o'clock. Dinner at4 o'clock. Addresses will he delivered |»y eminent (Speakers. Good Prices .—Sewell C. Biggs, Esq., of Summitt Bridge, has shipped early va rieties of peaches to New York,for m Inch he received $8 per crate. Charles B. Lore, Esq., also shipped peaches from his farm in Somerset county, Maryland, at simi lar rates. Sheep Kilted.— Eight or teu sheep, be longing to VV iu. Passmore, of Christiana Hundred, were killed by dogs one night last week. The boys, aimed wi'li a good gun. have since been watching for them. Ever/ worthless cur roaming about ih* couutry slum Id lie treated to a load of shot, or a dose of strychnine, a lamb and two ewes were also killed ou an ad joining farm a night or two afterwards. Henry M. White, ot New Castle Hun dred, advertises a stray hull which came to his premises on the Kith inst. Meeting of the Trustees of the Poor — A meeting of Ihe Tiustees of the Pt»oi of Wednesday this couuiy w ill he held next. At this meet hip Hie Trustees will pass upon the unpaid hills of the institu tion, therefore it is a matter of impor tance to those who have bills against it should present them lo the treasurer be- * fore that time. Com p Meeting —The Red Lion Camp Weunesda), Meeting will commence the 29th inst. The grounds were popu lar in former years, aud great good re sulted from the preaching there. We are glad to see the interest revived therein. A large boardiug tent will he kept by Mr . Oliver, and our citizens may rind, acqoajb modal ions there. i