Sea Breeze, Boyuton Beach and
Pulaski Park Reap Benefit from
Sunshine on "Saturday.
The first real sunshine for several
weeksf smiled upon this section of
Now Jersey Saturday and the people
were not slow in taking advantage of
it. The largest crowds for soveral
weeks thronged the resorts in this
vioinity, all glad of an opportunity to
get out of.doors.
At Boynton Beach the placo was
crowded. ,?The steamer H. O. Ellis,
which was put into commission be
tween'the resort and South Amboy,
Tottenville and this city for the first
time. Droved a great success and was
quite an attraction in itself.
The barge "John Spears" brought
an exoursion of several hundred chil
dren and adults to the beach Satur
day. It was under the auspioes of
the Bergen Reformed church, of Jer
sey Oity. The smaller children were
under the care of teachers, while the
older ones enjoyed the various amuse
ments at the resort. A baseball game
between two teams of boys attracted
a good-sized crowd and a company of
cadets from the church attended in a
body. Saturday, being warm, was
quite suitable for bathing, and many
enjoyed the swimming during the
early part of the day. At the lunch
hour the excursionists camped out at
the long tables in the rear of the
The barge was scheduled to start on
the return trip at 3.30, but, although
the little ones '.were marshalled into
line at 3 o'clock, it was fully an hour
later before the boatload pulled out
from the pier.
One of the largest excursions that
has ever been at Sea Breeze camo to
that place Saturda5 afternoon. A
steamer and three barges brought at
least 3,000 childron from Hoboken.
They were on one of the annual free
air outings and they certainly seemed
to enioy it. During their stay the
pointr was very breezy in every sense
of ttf /vord. The swings ana merry -
g?7 busy and the little
0Jj/ ffn joyed the fine sandy beach.
At Pulaski Park the usual Saturday
night dance was very popular. The
floor was crowded all the time. The
park is handy and the people delight
to drop in there for their amusement.
The Evening News makes a special
ty of real estate.
A Physician Healed.
Dr. Geo. Ewing, a practicing physi
cian of Smith's Grove, Ky.. for over thir
ty years, writes his personal experience
with Foley's Kidney cure: "For years I
bad been greatly bothered with kidney
and bladder trouble and enlarged pros
tate gland. I used everything known to
the brofession without relief, until I com
menced to use Foley's kidney Cure. Af
ter takipg thiee bottles I was entirely
relieved and cured. I prescribe it now
daily in my practice and heartily recom
mend its use to all physicians for such
troubles. I have prescribed it in hun
dreds of cases with perfect success, Sex
ton's Pharmacy 70 Smith St.'
Advertising is the life' of trade.
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Eight rooms. All improvements
large lot, on Rector Street for sale
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Open; Evenings 7 to IO.
NEW BOWLING !
Theodore Bloodgood Ready to
Receive the Sporting Public in
Handsome New Parlors.
LADIES JAN BOWL
Tonight Theodore Bloodgood will
opeu his bowling alleys to the public.
Every effort has been made to have
tho opening one lone to be remember
ed iu sporting circles here and it is
evident the bowlers will be delighted
with the new place.
Mr. Bloodgood has spared no pains
or expense in fitting out his establish
ment. The alleys are of the best and
look handsome A feature will be ladies
and men bowling in the afternoon.
This is something the publio here
have been demanding and heretofore
there has been no suitable place for
women to go and enjov the sport.
Mr. Bloodgood has an admirable
arrangement and his effort on' the part
of the ladies will bo greatly appre
Mr. Bloodgood has not yet an
nounced any definite arrangement for
contests and club headquarters, but it
is expected that when the bowling
season opens the Bloodgood alleys
will be among tho most active in the
State Federation of Labor Meets in
Bridgeton Aug. 17.
A call has been issued by the New
Jersey State Federation of Labor for
the twenty-fifth annual convention,
which will be held in the Cumberland
County Court house, Bridgeton, on
Monday and Tuesday, August 17 and
The aim 'of the State Federation as
stated in the ollicial call is the estab
lishment and promotion of local, na
tional and international trade unions
in the American Federation of Labor
for the purpose of aiding and assisting
each other, and securing State and
national legislation in the interests of
the wage workers and influencing
public opinion by peaceful and lawful
methods in favor of organized labor.
No question of a political character
can be entertained, received or acted
upon by the convention.
The basis of representation is two
delegates for every union that has 50
membeis or less, throe delegates for
unions of 50 to 100 members, and one
delegate for every additional 100
members or a majority fraction there
of, and one delegate for each central
labor union or trades assembly. It is
speoified in the call that no resolution
to be acted upon at the convention
will be recognized if published in a
newspaper before the meeting.
Several of the local unions will send
Colonel Pope, of bicycle fame, re
cently Baid that the first essential to
business success is "advertising;"
that the second ensential was "big
advertising;" and the third, "bigger
CHANGE OF NAMES.
Notice is hereby given, by the
authority of the Commissioners of
Navigation letter dated June 23, 1903,
the names of the baiges herein men
tioned have been changed as follows:
"W. A. P. No. 3." E. Hughes.
"W. A. P. No. 4." J. Hughes.
"W. A. P. No. 19." to F. Hughes.
Have you thought about COAL
for next Winter ?
If not, you had better be up and
ffi H. IcCnct,
? ? '
82 SMITH ST.
Perth Amboy, New Jersey
Collector of Custom,
Port Perth Amboy, N. J.
Long Distance Tel, 20-A.
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An old time Georgia barbeone was
the feature of the annual convention
of tho Georgia Federation of Labor at
Lansing, Mich., business and pro
fessional men have signed an agree
ment to give their employes a Satur
day half holidav until October 1.
The International Hod Carriers' and
Building Laborers' Union of America
has indorsed arbitration as a means of
settling all labor disputes.
Thirty thousand workmen have gone
on a strike in Oporto. Portugal. The
strikers are mostly employes in the
vineyards and wine factories.
Lord Peel, the arbitrator choson be
tween coal operators and miners in
Wales, has decided that there be no
reduction in wages at present.
Structural ironworkers at Pueblo,
Col., nave returnod to work, the con
tractors having agreed to pay 45 cents
an hour for an eight hour day.
Northumberland (England) Miners'
Association has again rejected the
proposal to join the Miners' Federa
tion of Great Britain by a vote of 4fi
Engineers and machinists at John
ston and Motherwell, Scotland, have
received an increase of one shilling a
week, making tho weokly wage 84
Supt. Atkins, of the Turner & Sey
mour Manufacturing Company, of
Torrington, Conn., has an aversion to
looking-glasses. When tho 2C0 girls
omployed by the concern reported for
duty yesterday they saw that their
mirrors had been removed. At first
they suspected theft, but thev were
told by their foreman that orders had
been given to destroy them all. Tho
suoerintendent believes that too much
time is devoted by the girls to study
of their complexions. The girls
threaten to strike.
A general strike of all the freight
handlers employed .by the railroads
contering in Chicago may follow the
calling out of the Chicago and Alton
men. According to Mr. Curran, presi
dent of the Freight Handlers' Union,
unless the management of the Alton
road recedes from the stand takon, it
will be necessary to extend the strike
to the other linos to enforce tho un
Freight handlers employed by the
Alton road quit work yesterday be
cause two union men had been dis
charged. There is no question of
wages in tho controversy. as loss than
a month ago all the roads signed a
new scale granting the freight hand
lers a substantial increase.
Tho clerks employed in the retail
stores in the Oranges are determined
to have shorter vorKing hours. At
the meeting"of the Federated Trades
Council of the Oranges Tuesday night
the delegates from tho different unions
affiliatec" with the council were in
structed to inform their members not
to patronize or allow thoir families to
patronize stores in the Oranges that
do not favor unionism.
Having obtained tho nine-hour day
in a majority of the shops throughout
the United States, the machinists of
Chicago ^egan yesterday the geneial
strike for an eight-hour day without
reduction in pay.
Officials of the union say that this
is the beginning of a contest that will
involve every plant in the country as
fast as the existing wage agreements'
expire. At the recent convention of
machinists held in Milwaukee, the
eight-hour movement was tnsen up
and plans made for enforcing it every
Owing to the very
backward season, and be
i n g overstocked with
spring and summer'goods,
we have decided rather
than carry over any goods
for next season to .close
out all our
This includes all
Trimmed and Outing Hats,
Sailors, White Canvas and
Also FLOWERS, RIBBONS,
VELVETS and CHIFFONS.
This is the great oppor
tunity of the season to
buy nobby, stylish hats
at half price. Call early
if you want a choice se
104 SMITH ST.
Fourth of July Excursion.
Grand Fourth of Jnly excursion to
Manch Chunk and Glen Onoko via
the Lehigh Valley Railroad. Special
train will leave Perth Am boy at 8.00
a. in. and returning will leave Glen
Onoko 5.30 p. m., Mauch Chunk 5.45
p. in. Pare for the round trip, adults
11.50, children 75 cents. Consult
Ticket Agents for further informa
tion. 14)84-6-28- lOt
Children in Peril.
Some of the inoKt anxious hours of a
mothei'd lite are those when the little
ones have the oroii|>. Foley's Honey
;iiid Tar is a safe and effective remedy
that, never fails. "My boy would have
dieil from inembran our croup if it bad
not heeu lor Foley's Honey and Tar,''
waites (J. W. Lyneli of Winchester, Ind.
Sextou's Phann >ey 70 Smith St.
Canal Dlnpnssion In Colombia.
WASHINGTON. .Tunc 29. -The state
department received a dispatch from
Minister Beaupre at Bogota saying that
the canal discussion had been opened
In the Colombian house by a represent
ative opposed to the canal treaty, who
be^an by calling for the documents re
lating to the treaty. The government
objected on the ground that it was not
ready to present the treaty to the house,
but would do so later. The govern
ment's position was sustained by a
rote of 38 to 5.
Oeoatizr Fire, Lonn JJISS,000.
D130ATTTU, Ind., .Tune 29.? Fire has
destroyed Kern. Beeler & Co.'a depart
ment < to re hero. The loss was #88,000.
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Cheapest Power Known for Driving
All Kinds of Machinery.
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f NEWARK , N. J., U. 8. A.
RACES TO SELECT DEFENDER.
tmerlva Cap Yacht* Will Sail Six
NEWPORT, It. I., June 29.? For the
first time since tiie rival cup yachts
Reliance, Constitution and Columbia
began the season's racing they were all
at their moorings in Ncwj/? t harbor,
fully prepared for a continuation of
their interesting contests in the six
faces which have been arranged off
this port on every day this week by
the New York Yacht club.
While the day's winner in each will
probably receive some emblem from
the club, the races have been planned
more as a test of the yachts in the 1
open sea and in the strong winds which |
usually prevail at this point ou the
coast. The contests will also have
some hearing with the America's cup j
committee in the selection of a defend ,
er of the cup against Shamrock III., I
although what are known as the official
trial races will not take place until the
last of nextftuonth.
Up to thte present time the three
yachts have sailed eight finished races,
and in each one the latest aspirant for
cup defending honors, Reliance, has
finished in the lead, although, owing to
secrecy regarding the actual measure
ments of the two boats, there is some
question whether or not Constitution
did not win two of them because of
her smaller sail area, as in each case
she was scarcely two minutes behind
the Reliance at the line.
No Verdict Yet In Jone* Murder.
CHARLOTTE, N. C., June 20.? A
special from Wilson, N. C., says: "The
jury has not yet agreed on a verdict in '
the Jones murder case. They now
have had the case more than twenty
four hours, and there is no indication
that they are ready to render a verdict.
Judge Shaw visited the courthouse,
but was told by the officer that no ver
dict had ben reached. It begins now
to look like a mistrial. The judge,
however, has decided to keep the jury
together until all hopes of a verdict are
given up, and It is probable that he
will keep them together all of this
week if they fail to agree."
Itumlann A or Acroan the Tain.
YOKOHAMA, June 20.-A dispatch
from Seoul, capital of Korea, reports
that a Korean military officer who has
reached the Yalu river states that 150
Russian soldiers have crossed th? river
and are now stationed at two points on
the Korean side.
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