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;,,r "-'V y r tq c,y<*i *aia L t. f' : TT WILMINGTON. DEL., FRIDAY. NOVEMBER 1, 1878. VOL. XII. NO 11 '•WOj ONE CENT. Vi ■n by u CLOTHING. CLOTHING. NOW IS YOUR TIME! irVEHUXTREDTHOUSAIDBOLLiRS WORTH J OF FALL AND WINTER* CLOTHING -V manufactured by us the PAST FOUR mouths A NEVv^AND FASHIONABLY CUT AND WELL MADE. V ; WE8HALL SKI I, OUR GOOD3 THIS PALL F^obb 10 to 15 Per Csnt. Lower than Last Year. * which has We still adhere to our Votto, "SMALL PROFITS AND QUICK BALH9," made ua the leading and POPULAR CLOTHING HOUSE OF PHILADELPHIA I We are the ACKNOWIEDAED LBADKbn OF FASHION. We have brought Grod Goeds and Low Price Into Philadelphia. The people apprecla e it. Tho last two years our citizens have betn better dressed, nud st lower prlcia, than ever bvtore. Any cne doubling this, let them drop In any hour ol the day, and see the rush for... the New Pall Clothing. A. C. YATES & CO., LEDGER BUILDING. Corner Sixth ad Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia. OUK CHILDREN'# AND BOYo' DEPARTMENT, i.hwtnut Btr©«t. sir 5-1 YOU CANT STOP US! O' O AC w WE ARE BOUND TO P -4-3 1=2 HALL'S $ OB C Q FOR c* ® BOTTOM PRICES ^ ! <D . . j n »t received a Full Line of Gentlemen's, Women'* and and Chll- ^ 9 dren'n shoe*, which I shell sell at tbe Lowsat Possible 1'rlcea, which I f. ham have merged down to meat the times. Ian bound to tike tbe lead this fall. Call and n# convinced as to oreapnwa. We will _ »ot be under*, d T^ up ' S $ 2.18 and up. 1.15 " Men's Boots, wen's Gaiters, Boy's Boot*, Also a Full Line of Lad'.ea', Mine**, and Children s full drea, Sho-a at X/1 tor Cain. Kemauibar ll\e Piute K.7 Market * iwurjy oppMlt. the Clay tea House. Mlstes' flho's, (1 Women's ihoes 1 Children's " 48 I J.-W © e+ the Lowest Pi.as.hle I'rioe Bireet, Wilmington, Del, n OS f J. Hall, Jr. Ct> W * r+" LOOK! LOOK! LOOK! A Great Sensation Produced, BY THE Display Grorgeous • NEW AND DESIRABLE GOODS, AT THE POPULAR CLOTHING HOUSE OF I t OF NATHAN LIEBERMAN, H.K. COR. FIFTH & MARKET Sts. This Store la uncalled lu Ihe State, being perfect In every detail, and at, prices pe cularly attrartlxe io tboae who study (conomy, offering nottnue but tho beat, and most "eslrablr goods at ihe very minimum price*. We have tho largestarsor montofMen't Boy'aand chlld'enV Clothing In Delawrre i ftke Latest Styles, and at ihe Lowest Filoes, which the few 'ollowlng prlcta will show. .67 Up 88.00 uo fl.'O up 12 00 Up 2 , 1 0 up .92 up .71 up Call and examine our Fearful MARK DOWN Prices at the Great Clothing Emporium of , NATHAN LIEBERMAN, firm MEN'S STRONG WORKING PaNTS SUITS BUSING® F'Kfc. DRESS BOY'S PUIT t " FANT. CHIL.>REN'e> PANTS S.E. COR FIFTH tMAJKEJ' SU., 93 $. All goods warranted as respreseted. NEW FALL STOCK NOW AS LARGE AND COMPLETE, AT COHEN S TAILOR STORE. It Is a fact. It Isa fact that A, Cohen, N. II. Cor. Second and Maikot, has a fine stock of Foreign and Domestic Goods alway a on hand. Alao a fine stock of Gout's Furnishing Goods. Give him a trial. Cleaning, Dying and Repaying neatly done, i. rdera by mull promptly attended io. Yours T.ul), A. COHEN. merchant tailor CLOTHING HOUSES. Grand display AT THB BOSTON ONE-PRICE CLOTHING HOUSE. 213 Market AND 212 Shipley sts it WILMINGTON DELAWA8K. THE LARGEST, THE BEST, THE CHEAPEST LINE OF CLOTHING CLOTHS, dent's Furnishing GOODS, AND Ever shown la this Market. THE STYLES WILL PLEASE, THE PRICES WILL SUIT. THE GOODS WILL CONVINCE That we can and will sell (he BEST GOODS FOR THE LEAST MONEY. Our goods we warrant lu evary instance to be Just exactly what we represent them to be. STYLISH CLOTHING For Children, from 4 to 10 years of ege. STYLISH CLOTHING For Boya from 10 to 16 years of age. STYLISH CLOTHING For Yoath's from 15 to 19 years old. STYLISH CLOTHING In all grades for Men from the Cheapest to tbe Rest Goods lu tne Market. Also a Immense line of GENT'S FURNISHING GOODS. This Department 1* stocked with the FIN 2 GOiin- in the Market, lacludlug Underwear, Neck wear and Hosiery. RS Our Custom Department. Attracts great atientlon at this Besson, be oausej of th* Une display at FOREIGN AND D^ ML.STIC GOODS. »a well as the ARTISTIC STYLE of outllng and making oi garments by ear practical cutter, Mr. J. H. SHINN. W eordlnlly Invite all to call and ex amine our immense stock and learu tne very low prloee. Remember our motto; "ONE PRICE TO ALL" i V.E. HOLMES, FPOPKIKTOR. CLOTHING. New Styles Ready GENT'S AFD BOY'S CLOTHING. W* iiu.ll be glad to have ths peo ple of Wilmington, eall and see the LAUOHST, BEST. HANDSOMEST and cheapest sleek of Fine and Median. Grade* oi Gent's Youth's Boy's and Phil iren's Clothing that was aver munulaelured. WANAMAKER & BROWN OAK HALL 6th 4 MARKET STS. Philadelphia Democratic Mass Meeting Will be held at the OPERA ROUSE. ON SATURDAY Hov. 2, '78 AT 7 o'clock, P. M. An address will be made by HON. THOMAS F. BAYARD. The public 1s respectfully Invited to at tend. Mratu will be reaervad for ladlea and their escorts By order (the Executive committee. •SKS THE HERALD. Wilmington, Del., Oat. 21. M75, I >1 I III W. C. Pannypacker & Co •> (■.Successors to J. B. Fries A Co.) Best Fatent Flour.. Cholee Family Flour.. Choice buperfin*.. Brail, per ton.. Correoted dally. We are paying to-day lor ohoioe wheat $1.03; choice corn, 45 oeu ts. Adver. W. G. PBNNYPAOKKB A CO. tl.76a8.50 ,» OflaD.76 4 00a6t« lfl.bO MINIATURE ALMANAC—TB18 DAY. Snurlaer.. • 3* a. m. 1 Sun sate.. 4.88 t>, m. 4.08 a. m Moon sets HIGH WATER. Delaware breakwater... 1.8R p. m N-w (Jostle..... 0 IS p. m. Wilmington... 0.46 p. m. ...19,00 v. m; .4.09 a. m. ....... 0 99 a. m. THE WEATHER .'-To-day U will he clear or fair and oetd. 1*1 ED. SITFS—In Philadelphia, not 8Stb, U78, Dr Jos-pb Sites, scn-lu-iaw of tbe late Dr Simons of Ibis city The fr.ends ot the family ere respectf ullv IdvI ed to utte'i i to# funeral on Tl ursdey afternoon, on ihe arrival of the trai l at t o'clock, Interment In tbefamllv lot at tne Wllinlnglou and i rand: wine Ce.m tery. C'iNNKLL- In this clt '. on th j 30th Inst.., Patrick Connell, ogtd 41 ye tra. T he rel lives and friends of the family aieie pecllu lyiDvil >' to at end the lu natal I i m his late r ..d.ncaNo. H. Pow er street < n taturilay n.ornli g, High M'S- at St. Mary's Cl urch at 9 o'clock. Iu t-.rrrentat the new Latnolio Cemetery. LOCAL AFFAIRS. DEMOCRATIC MEETING. This evening at tbe Black Horse Hotel No. 518 West Front greet a Democratic Mas* Meeting will be held. The meeting will be addressed by Messrs. H. B. Penning ton, Walter Cummins, James B. Vallaud ingbam and others. Senator Bayard will •peak at tbe Opera Houae on Saturday evening. THE RAILROADMAN. John Perklos who was huit at Holly Oak by the cars a day or two ago, Wkeia arm was amputated at the Alma Houae ou Wednesday U Ids lair way to recover, al though It will be a long time before he la wo,l. AN IMPORTANT WITNESS. A woman whose name ts withheld says that ou ihe night, that Patrick Collins we. killed she saw Mrs McCann strike him aver tbe head with a club. She was sick at the time of the Inquest and did net testi ly at the time. the cmr COUNCIL. RHOOLAB MBBTIBU LAST MISBT—THI BOARD or M»V CATIOB OAR 61* HO AID FROM GOtJHGIb—THB SIHIIH# FUHD. The regular meeting of Council wes held laet night with President Llehtenateln In the chair. The Water Committee reported favorably on the petition of Patrick McOarrlty ask ing for water pipe* on Chestnut street near Monroe. KeUmated cost, 840. The Opening ftreet* Committee reported that the contract for opening TanBaren •treat had been awarded to Hugh Patton. The Law Committee reported upon Mr. Chandler's resolution offered at the last meeting. The resolution was to the effect that tbe matter of tbe relief eeked for by tbe Board of Public Education In the shape of an extraordinary appropriation amount leg to 81.200, be relerred to the Law Com mittee In order that their opinion on the legality of granting the request might be known. The report was accompanied by tbe following communication from the City Solicitor: R. H. Taylor, Chairman Law Committee: Dear Sir—Tbe City Council cannot com ply with the request of the President ol tbe Board of Public Education, •• the charter of the city doea not give the authority to use tbe mooey of the city for other purpose* than Its own. Tha City Council has nothing to do with the public echoola further than to aaatss and collect tbe amount of money ask"d fur by tbe Board in tbe month of November, It cannot make any extraordinary appro priation for school purpose*. Your* respectfully, Samuil A. MgAllistir. City solicitor. Tbe report was accepted and tbe Com mb tee discharged from further considera tion ol the subject. T he City Treasurer'! report showed a balance In bank to currant expenses of 8147,80. He also reported to have paid out to the Water Commission on Cool Spring Reservoir, since hit laet report, the turn of 868 53. Had paid out In total, 8140,366 00. The Chief Engineer of the Water Depart ment reported 46 men employed under him for tbe week ending Tueeday, October 88, with a pay-roll of 8879,89. Tbe Street Commissioner reported 63 men sad 9 double teams la the Street D.part mrnt lor the past week, with a pay-rotl of 8310.36. Mr. Townsend pi esented a petition from tbe Franklin Loan Association, asking to have 82.33, amount of city and school tax, refunded, as there was aa error In the asai eiment. David 1. Jones tsksd permission to bavs the use of two musket* owned by the city, to be used In practicing for the American Rifles. Mr. Paynter presented a petition from Bernard Donohue, asking to have a lamp placed at Lord and Church street. Mr. Chandler presented a communication from Jacob Sharp and other* asking to have the ordinance prohibiting the sale of meat on the street by farmers, be repealed, Mr. Lynch banded in tha following pro posal* for painting the City Hospital ( Barker & Stradley, 8169 80 roof, I I 925 Clarke & Cloan, L. H. Quay, 178 86 roof, John W. Gibson, Moere & Budd, James M. Bryan, On motion of Mr. Lynob they Were re ferred to the Committee. Mr. Guthrie presented tbe following : Wilminotok, Del , Oct. 81,1878 To the City Council—Gentlemen The Finance Committee beg leave to report that, they have examined the books and accounts of the Commissioners of the Sinking Fund for the year 1878, and report them correct. Tha following statement embodies their operations: 179 148 170 Dr April 1, 1878. Cash balance on band 8 39 Ree. from Council, i 3 898 u 4,009 Oct. 1, 1878. II •7,940 Cr. Paid during year, for which cancelled bonds are In the possession of tbe Com miSBlenera, representing amounts aa fol lows : Apall 1, 1878. I 600 Mary Way, J. Morrlfc Way, C. Gallagher, C. H eld A.T. Aldrrdlce, James F. Brown, Rebecca A. Basil, Marshall Phillips, Tbotnaa Neals, Edward Mcluall, 1,009 380 600 400 500 61D 450 5.50 1 000 8,000 17,900 Total amount redeemed, Cash balance on band, report was accepted. Oo motion of Mr. Guthrie tb# Clerk of Council was lua'ructed to direct tbe Cltv Treasurer to credit the Commissioners of tbe Sinking Fund on bis books with ihe redemption ot th" bends and charge Ihe Sinking Fund )o<n with the same. On motion of Mr. Guthrie a 90-days note wss ordered to be made out for 880,000, to meet cnrri st expenses. During the evening the followtag orders were directed to be drawn: Kdwla Hlrstf 83: Elizabeth Elliott, 8160; L. F. Adair, 8180; Hiram W. Moore, 8136.67; B. H. Hoag land, 86 38. 40 The PERSONAL. Dr. Welch went to Sussex county yester day morning, to help the Greeubaekera along. 8en*iora Bayard and Saulabury will apeak atSe-ferd aext Filday, aud st Laurel ou Saturday. Mr. I. N. Mills, General Agent of the Delaware Dlvlslouol the P., W. <fc B. R. R., is home from his western trip, muck Im proved m health. Me bad a fine time shoot-. / ▲ 8MA8HUP ON THE W. A N. R. R. The Ifeit Chester News of Wednesday ssjrs : A smashup occurred yesterday os tbe Wilmington A Northern Railroad st Sager's Station. It sppesrs that In tbs afternoon Maura. Hoop-s Bros A Thomas, of this borough, were loading aoaae trees at that station for shfpoaeut. The car was «'ending on the main li ark and t he signal turned to warn approaching trains Bat hepilnion the signal had become son off and the engineer of the down Irelght train No. 8 , which bore In sight about 8 o'clock tailed to see It and the train onme on with unchanged speed and da*hed into the car on tbe track, knocking it into lutrlken's meadow and making a complete wreck of It The wheels of the freight wert sent down the track and did not atop until they had nearly reached the nrxt statloa. The cow-catcher of the en Ine was torn off,the milk pUtfrnin knocked Into "smithereens," and one end ol the sta'lmi bouse store in by 'he crash. The engineer and fireman finding that tbe collision was Inevitable reversed their engine and jumped off. Mr. T. T. Smith, tobacconist of this borough, had some goods on tbe train which were considerably damaged. No one was Injured by the accident, hut the anglneerand fireman got badly shook up and jarred by their leap. THK GRIitNBACK TICKET. The Greenbackers bars completed their nomination* for Levy Court Commlaaloners which make* their ticket whole at last. The following are the names of the candi dates : For Governor, K«o«"y Johns Stewart; fur Congraaa, John G. Jackson, lor Sheriff; Isaac Murray; for Coroner, John A. Jones, Senators, Albert H. Weld, John Rumor. Representatives—Benjamin L. Kent, Wilmington; Jacob Hstinrthwlte, Mill Creek; John H Todd, White Clay Creek; ChrUtoper C. West, Christiana; Ur. Sam uel Marshall,Wilmington; George W. Dick arson, New Castle; Frank E. Gallagher, Wilmington. Levy Court Commtealoaers—John Stark. White Clay Creek; William M Vandergrtft St. George*; John Narvel, Mill Creek: Johu D. Carter, AppoqulnIm!ok;James B. Henry Red Lion; Itaac R. Blasts, Blackbird. SOCIETIIS. ICUTIHTOa THIS (VBI9AT) BV1H1WO. Walola Lodge, I. O. of G. T., Sixth and Market streets. Fairfax Lodge, No. 8,1. 0. O. F , at Odd Fellows' Hall. Columbia Lodge, No. 86,1. O. O. F., at Odd Fellows' Hall. Washington Council, No. 4, O. U. A. M , at Mechanics' Hall, 818 King street. Rescue Council, No. 3, Jr. O. U. A. M., at Jr. 0. E. A. M. Hall, 611 Market street. Delaware tribe, No. 1 I. O. R. M., at Marla Building, 6th and Shipley streets. Excelaor Lodge, K- ol P., at K. ofP. Hall, 214 Market street. Washington Camp, P. 0. S. ol A., at Mc Clary'a Building. Pioneer Council, No. 1, Sovereigns of In dustry, at McClary'a Building. Mt Calvary Decampment, No. 18, K. of P., meet every alternate Friday evening, at McClary Building. HALLOWE'EN. Lett night, Hallowe'en, brought with It all the mischievous (rank* of the boys, who seem to be the only one*, that keep up the cuatoma from year to year. Early In tho evening the number of children on our streets was particularly noticeable aa they run from bouse to liouae, ringing door bells, taking off gales, and doing other mischievous things. Long ago the boya, on Hallowe'en, spent their night before fire side, trying to discern in the shadows on the hearth the face* of their sweethearts, but those day* have gone by, tbe boy* trusting to the photographs and having I heir fun In the open air. PUBLIC SALE OF HAT. The subscriber will tell at 'ala residence at Talleyvllle, Brandywine Hundred, on Wednesday, November Otb, 1878, at 8 o'clock, p. m., about twelve tone ol good timothy hay. NEAL DUFFY. L. W. Stidham A Son, Auctioneers. novI-5i AN IvtPKOVEMKNT. The salo#n >oom of the Odd Fellows' Hall la undergoing a thorough repairing. Tlie gallery has been removed, and four prlv-ts boxes put in Its place A new atace and dressing room b-Vr been put lu. N' w patent ebalra will take the ^lace of the old benches. The plasterers era now at work. BURGLARS A l' WORK. About one o'alock yesterday morning thieve* entered tbe residence of Koliert E. Racdsli, E-q., brother of Speaker Randsll, af the House of Rapre-eniailvrs, No, 811 Wet -treet, aud carried off a Bnn overcoat., and a pocket book cantabiing 860 STILL**LOW. Edward Turner, who was seriously In jured on Monday at the Edge Moor Iron Work* by being struck In the back by the balance weight ol a punching machine, la •till lying very low at his residence, No. 7 Lammott atreet, Ninth Ward. DEGREE CONFERRED. Lafayette* College, at It* founders' meet lag on Wednesday, conferred the degree of L. L.D. upon N B. Sutlthers, of Dover. «lr. Riultber* m ids hie ackuowledgmemi lu a Latin epe-ch. A BOLD THEFT. Seme held thief took a cashmere coat off of a dummy In Croutcf Llcbermaa'a cloth ing store at Fifth and Market etreet e# wvdasadoy aftevnoee.