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LOCAL NOTICES.
Led ore.
H,er. A. C. Ilirst, of Colnmbus, Ohio,
will deliver his popular Lecture on
"LOVE, COUBTSIIIP and MiKRIAGE"
at the SI. E. Chnrch in Hillsboro, Tuesday
evening, December 3d, for the benefit of
the Hiilsboro Female Collego.
Admission 25 cents. Tickets can bo ob
tained at the drug stores. dov28t!
At EckleyVi Meat Jlnrket
You will find the best Beef, the best Pork,
th best Jersey Sausage, the best Ken
tucky Corned Beef, the best Lard.
C5T Nothing but good, sonnd, healthy
stock used, at bottom prices. nov28tf
The Radinwt Iloute linse
. . UurnT
For hard coal, and the "Westminster Base
Burner for hard or soft coal, for sala by
nov'Stf GLASCOCK, QUIXX CO.
coxTixrr.n akrival of
I Lave just received a large line of
OVERCOATS, and all kinds of HEAVY
CLOTHING, purchased under circum
stances which enable me to quote MUCH
LOWER PRICES than any known in
many years.
The following ore some of the leading
bargains :
A f.'ood C liililrfiTN or HnjV
Overcoat at $2 00 and i3 00
A (loud Youth' or Men's Over-
coal at 53 50, $4 00 and $5 00
A tiood t hi Id's or Hoy's Suit
at - $a 0U and ft 00
A CJoad Men's or Youth Suit
at $" 00 and 00
A CJood Pair MenVt P.nt
at 1 00, 51 2.". and extra, ?2 00
My awortment is complete in all quali
ties and pizes, and buyers will find it
greatly to their advantage to look through
my stock before making purchases.
I. A. FEIBEL,
nov2Stf "The Clothier."
Shot Gnn!
We have just received our third invoice
of Shot Guns for this season. Call and
examine them.
nov2Slf GLASCOCK, QUIN1V & CO.
Removal.
W. T. WETUOKE, Builder, has re
moved his Shop to one door west of Boyd's
Mill, near the K. K. Depot, where he will
bo glad to receive orders for any work in
his line. Estimates for Buildings prompt
ly furni -bed. nov2sw2
Remember !
That I have yet a complete assortment of
the bankrupt purchase of UNDER V'EAE
and GLOVES, which are pronounced de
cided bargains by every one. Don't miss
this opportunity of buying your Under
wear and Gloves at about half price.
I. A. FEIBEL,
nov2Stf "The Clothier."
nilloboro Female College.
Winter and Spring terms will begin, the
one January 2, the other April 2, 1S70.
Boarding and tuition in regular course
will be at the very low rate of Firry. Doi-
LAB8 TEE TeKM.
To those regularly absent from Friday
until Monday a deduction of One Dollar
per week will be iade. Liberal deduc
tions will be made to those who are strug
gling to educate themselves by their own
earnings. Address
nov2S(janl JOHN F. LOYD, Fres't.
Jusl RecelTed I
An invoice of the following celebrated
Cook Stoves for coal or wood : The Crown
Acorn, Forest Acorn, Royal Acorn, Queen
Acorn and Loyal Acjirn. Perfect work as
sured or no sale.
nov2Stf GLASCOCK, QUINN & CO.
Rarzains in Real Estate !
Anyone wishing to invest in Real Estate
will do well to call on W. C. NEWELL,
who wishes to sell or exchange his Farm
and Mills on Rocky Fork. He also has a
good Farm in Illinois, which he will sell
or exchange for town property, and a Farm
eight miles east of town, on the Cuilli
cothe Pike, which he will sell on reasona
ble terms. nov2Seowtf
For M luce-Meal, Cranberries,
Buckwheat Flour, new crop N. O. Molas
ses, new Hominy, Cracked Wheat, Ont
Meal ; .also Fleischrcann's celebrated Com
pressed Y'east, go to
novllw3 AMEN, GREGG & CO.
Smoke
The 'Lanrel Wreath" and "Thunder"
Cigars:' -For sale t '.. QUINN'S.
novHtf '
Sponges.
For cheap BathiDg and Carriage Sponges
go to . ' QUINN S.
novHtf '
Drugs, Patent Medicines.
Paints, Oils, Varnishes and Dye Stuffs, at
norlJU QUIXN'S.
. .. -
Far a Good 5c. Clear,
Call at - QCIXS'S.
novUtf
Call at iitinns
For Violin and Guitar Strings.
novHtf
CLOSIXG OCX I
PltlTelj"
at Cost!
Hardware, Moves. Tinware.
Plows, Pinups,
And everything in that line, at cost. There
is no humbng about it I mean just what
I say.
(3 Persons knowing themselves indebt
ed to me will please call and settle without
delay. I am closiDg out and must have
the money to settle up my business.
FRANK HARRIS,
High St., opp. Court House, Hillsboro, O
.--
Oj-sters, Hot Ccil-Ve,
and Meals at all hours. Best of Baltimore
Oysters received daily. Fresh Candies.
Cakes, Pies, 4c, always on hand and for
Bale cheap at DUFFEY'S,
oetSltf No. 33 High St., near Walnut,
Slates, Chalk, Crayons,
And School Stationery, at wholesale and
retail, at SEYBERT 4 CO.'S Drug Store.
X. B. Also, Liquid Slating for Black
boards. octStf
Farm for Sale!
A farm of 11 S acres, 7 miles north of
Hillsboro, O., withiu half a mile of two
free pikes; soil first-class,completely under-
drained; improvements good, with plenty
of water and timber, and well supplied
with all kinds of fruits and berries. For
particulars, call on or address
J0NA. WILLIAMS,
seplHwl
tiamaniha. O.
Carpets nnd Oil Cloths at t in
cinnafi Prices!
Our st.K-k of Carpets and OU Cloths for
tha fall trade is very complote. Havin
purchased them since the recent heavy de
clines, we are prepared to meet the closest
oompetitkn.
Oar carpets are all new, nrd purchasers
may rely on getting full value for their
money. LYTLE A SOX, 15 Eist Majn St.
Zt igigMaml gjttrs.
IIlLXMBOBOlXin, OHIO.
Thursday, November 28, 1878
Town and Country.
E. L. BOARDMAN, LOCAL EDITOR.
; congregations were quite large, and the
j discourses have excited considerable com
ang?mr '
Turkeys are ripe.
a l-iro-.i number of our Fportsmen will
spend Thanksgiving iu shooting quail.
What kind of amusements are we going
to have during the holidays ?.
There are nine prisoners in our county
jail, all under indictment.
The 13th Kedment Band will turn out
twenty men at Wilmington Thanksgiving.
We will have no military display
Thanksgiving. .
Don't forget tLc services at the Presby
terian church Thanksgiving morning.
Kcmeniber the ""ine
Thanksgiving evening
Old
Maids'
The Comity Commissioners meet in regu
lar session next Monday.
-c--
Regular monthly meeting of Council
next Monday night.
Christmas
year.
conies on Wednesday this
Frankel's orchestra discourscth sweet
music at the band room, one evening out
of each week.
The Denver Guards, of Wilmington,
have cur thanks for an invitation to their
ball, on Thanksgiving evening.
A revival has been in progress at the
colored Baptist church for two or three
weeks past. .
Mr. W. T. Bowers has ornamented his
store front with a new sign of gold letters
on a blue ground, which is very handsome.
. -o-
We will wager our last summer's hat
that McKimie will be resting in our coun
ty jail before Christmas. Mark it.
"No, thank you, we cannot accept your
invitation to a turkey dinner to-morrow, as
we have promised to dine at home."-
The Sill Guards, of Chillicothe, will cele
brate Thanksgiving by a ball in the eve
ning. W. T. AVetmore has removed his carpen
ter shop to the building directly west of
Boyd's mills, near the depot.
Our mail train was behind time several
davs last week, on account of the heavy
freight business.
.
There have been some heavy fogs in the
mornings and evenings within the past
week or two.
The M. & C. R. E. have been carrying
unusually large quantities of freight from
this place the past week or two, consisting
mostiv of hogs and cattle.
Our young folks have been having
quite a gay time the past week, attending
the numerous dances and parties that have
been given.
Seventy-two car-loads of hogs were ship
ped from this place from the 11th until
19th of the present month, an average of
nine cars per day.
An extra train was run up to this place
last Wednesday night, for the accommoda
tion of the hog shippers. It left early
Thursday morning, heavily loaded.
We learn from the Pike County Repub
lican of last week, that the Grand Jury of
Pike county found true bills against Frank
Mesmer and Eobt. McKimie for burglary
and robbery.
Arrangments are now pending with the
Commissioners of Pike, Eoss and High
land counties to offer a reward for Mc
Kimie, and there will probably be f 1000
offered for his arrest before another week.
A very interesting communication giv
ig an aeconnt of Hon. II. A. Shepherd's
ip last week to Fort Hill, is unavoida
bly crowded out. " It will appear in our
next issue.
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The six tramps who are cow confined
in jail gave the sheriff considerable trou
ble for a few days by being noisy and
troublesome, but they have now quieted
down, and are behaving tolerably well.
Accidental shootings are becoming very
frequent throughout the country. Last
week's New Vienna Register contains ac
counts of three very 6erious accidents of
that character.
The "Nine Old Maids of Alaska" is creat
ing quite a furore among the young folks
and promises to be the most amusing en
tertainment we have had for some time.
At Music Hall, Thanksgiving night.
The first Quarterly Meeting and Quar-
ly Conference of the African M. E. church
was held last Sabbath. Services were
conducted by Elder Tolliver, of Hamil
ton, assisted by the pastor, Rev. Carson.
Dr. P. II. Wevcr contemplates giving a
course of Scientific Lectures the present
winter. The Dr. is a thorough Scientist,
and his lectures would no doubt be interest
ing and instructive,
The gang of tramps who were taken in
by the police last week, probably thought
they had secured lodgings for the winter at
the expense of the county, but the author!
ties were to sharp lor them, ana called a
special grad jury to attend to their cases.
Mr. W. T. Wetmore, the builder, has the
contract for erecting Carroll &Iownliam'e
new building, and he informs us that the
brick-work will be completed in ten days
time after it is commenced, which will
prob ibly be this week.
We understand that the Directors of the
Grange Supply-House have applied for a
dissolution of their partnership, and that
the case will be heard by Capt. John
Matthews, with full power to decide the
matter. A responsible position for the
Captain, but we doubt not that he is equal
to the tak.
Mr. L. R. Hilton, of Uhriehsville, O.
renresentin the firm of W. A. Hilton it
Co., Commission Merchants, of Baltimore.
Md., was in town last week, soliciting busi.
ness. lie is also a member of the firm of
Hilton & Son, of Uhriehsville, Flour
merchant, and from our past acquaintance
with hiin,wccan recommend him to cur peo
ple m a gentleman worthy of their conn
donee.
"The World without the Bible," was the
subject of Dr. Ptarne's discourses last Sun
day morning and evening, being a reply to
Ingersoll's lecture on "Some Mistakes of
Moses," delivered in Cincinnati last week,
in which he attacked the Church and the
Bible. We had not the pleasure of hearing
the discourses, hut hear them very highly
spoken of bv those who were yirescnt. The
Court adjourned last Saturday.
Look out for colder weather.
'o Police Court news of interest to re
port this week.
Don't disgrace yourself by getting drunk
on Thanksgiving.
George Hoffman has got two new fancy
barber signs..
The Sloane-Black administrator case
was not tried last wet k.but was postponed.
Commissioner Ladd takes his scat next
week.
The baptism of children will be attended
to at the Presbyterian church next Sun
dav. . -
The congregation nt the Presbyterian
church Sunday morning numbered 3H0 by
actual count.
The shipments of potatoes to the. east
era markets from this place, arc the heav
iest for years.
Rev. McSurely made an interesting ad
dress to his congregation Sunday evening,
his subject being the city of Jerusalem.
Ex-Lieut. Gov. Hart is fitting tip a hand
some suite of rooms in the second story of
Smith's building, for a law office.
A new firm of hog buyers, composed of
Win. Edwards, Jno. Woodmansee and Jos.
Cohn, has been organized at New Lexing
ton, under the firm name of Cohn & Co.
Our gallant Drum Major is just a year
old on Thanksgiving. Many will remem
ber the sensation created when he appeared
at the head of the band a year ago.
A little shooting scrape occurred at the
Ellicott House Livery Stable Saturday
night, but fortunately no one was hit. No
arrests.
Farmers aud others who drive their
teams upon a crossing and stop, and com
pel people to walk out in the mud, should
receive instructions from the Marshal.
Co. "G," of Georgetown, who are mem
bers of the 13th regiment, will make a pa
rade on Thanksgiving, and have target
practice in the afternoon.
We acknowledge the receipt of an invi
tation to the Boyd-Bell wedding at me
the Episcopal church, this (Wednesday)
afternoon.
Love, Courtship and Marriage," is the
subject of Rev. A. C. Hirst's Lecture,
which he will deliver at the M. L. church
on Tuesday evening of next week, Dec. 3d,
for the benefit of the College.
The railroad article in last week's News,
advocating the extension of the Columbus
&Maysville Railway from this place to
Greenfield, is being favorably commented
upon by the press of neighboring counties.
Everybody is anxiously awaiting the
arrival of the "Nine Old Maids," who
will reach Music Hall Thanksgiving even
ing. They will be received, we predict,
by a large audience.
It was reported in town Wednesday
evening that a band of tramps were en
camped in the old Presbyterian grave
yard cast of town, and the police went out
to investisate the matter, but found the
report to be false.
The Temperance meeting at City Hall
last Sunday afternoon was largely attended.
Interesting addresses were made by Dr. and
Mrs. Pearne, and Rev. Weatherby. It was
announced that the meeting next Sunday
would be led by Col. Noble.
Last Saturday was a beautiful day and
the town was full of people, making busi
ness lively. It was in marked contrast to
the previous Saturday, when it rained all
day and business was at a stand-still.
Last Sunday was the finest day we have
had for some time. The sun shone bright
ly, and it was very comfortable without
overcoats. The streets were crowded, and
the congregations at the chnrches were un
usually large.
Mr. John M. Haller, foreman of the Cin
cinnati Daily Times composing room, an
old Hillsboro boy, and formerly an attache
of this office, was picsented with a hand
some silver headed cane one day last week,
by the employees of the paper, as a proof
of the estimation in which he is held by
them. Good for John !
Dr. P. II. Wever has taken the agency
for a new work, entitled, a "Museum of
Natural History," by J. B. Holder, M. D.
It is issued in numbers, like "Picturesque
Europe," thirty-six of which complete the
series. It is proiuseiy illustrated, wnn
the finest engravings, and is a splendid
book for lovers of natural history.
We have received an invitation to the
Golden Wedding of -Mr. and Mrs. narvey
Glenn, formerly of this township, at their
home in Cold Springs, Idaho Territo
ry, Wednesday evening, Nov. 27, lf78,
which we regret we are unable to accept.
Our best wishes are tendered the aged and
respected pair.
Our young friend, Mr. Hairy Glenn,
showed us the other day a copy of the
narper County (Kan.) Times, published by
W. O. Graham, a new weekly paper, re
cently started at Harper Kan. It is a neat
little sheet and is brim full of local news.
It contains accounts of the marriage of
Misses Mary and Frank Glenn, niece and
sister of our townsman, Col. Wm. H.
Glenn, to Dr. J. W. Marada, and Mr. W.
S. Forey, both of Harper. Harper is
town only a year old, and recently it had
a contest with another town in the county
called Anthony, for the county-seat, and
gained the victory, over which it is great
ly elated.
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The Worley Bankrupt Case.
At a meeting of the creditors of Wm,
Mc.Worley, at the Court House last Mon
day, h. Overman and J . J. Gregg were
elected assignees, instead of L. B. Boyd
who was previously appointed by the
Probate Judge. $10,000 of the liabilities
were represented iu the election.
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Off for Wilmington.
The loth Regiment Band will start for
Wilmington early, on the morning of
Thanksgiviug,to furnish music for the pa
rade of the Denver Guard of that place.
who will appear for the first time iu their
new dress uniform. The Waynesvillj and
Morrow companies, both of the Uth Regi
ment, are expected to be present. Frank
e. s orchestra, ot this place, will remain
over night and furnish musij for the ball
but most of the boys w ill return ho.ne th
samc day. Several of the Noble Light
Guard will accompany the band.
Mammoth Turnips.
Our old friend and fiibicriber, Mr. Dan
iel Rhoads, of Washington tp. came puff
ing into our sanctum last Thurs lay morn
ing, almost exhausted from carrying a bask
et of turnips, which he presented us. Ten of
them filled a basket and weighed (Air-
ty-iirc pnuml, and onesingle turnip weighed
four ponuds and five ounces! They were
of the old "Flat Dutch" variety, solid and
very sweet, and a single one, would actual
ly make a meal for a small boarding-house.
We don't l-clieve they can be beaten in the
county, nor anywhere else.
A BOLD BURGLAR.
Mr. Van Thornburg's Residence
Entered, but the
Thief Frightened
Away.
Last Thursday night about a quarter
past 11 o'clock, Mrs. Van Thornburg, who
lives in the rear of Chancy & Son's store,
North High street, was awakened by
noise of some one raising a window,
in a few minutes a man entered her
room and besran to take an inventory of tfie
contents. He went directly to Charley
Gutridge's bed, who sleeps in the same
room, and began to rummage around, but
finding nothing, he started to go down
stairs, when he awoke Miss Anna, who was
sleeping in the next room. Charley awoke
about the same time and struck a light,
could plainly hear the racket the man
made going down staires, as he seemed to
have heavy boots on. He made his exit
through a window on the ground floor
which opens into the alley, where it is sup
posed he effected an entrance, and which
not fastened.
There was no light burning in the house,
Mr. Thornburg was away from home.
inside doors on the ground floor were
found open, though they were shut
when the family retired, and from the fact
a board was removed from across one
the doors before it was opened, it ap
pears that the fellow must have been well
acquainted with the premises.
Nothing was found missing, ss he had
time to secure anything before he was
frightened away. It is supposed he was
after money, thinking, perhaps, that Char
ley Gutridge had about his person the
money of Duffey's confectionery, where he
employed. Charley thinks the burglar
an accomplice, as he could not have
out of the window so quickly, had it
been raised for him.
Mrs. Thornburg deserves credit for her
presence of mind in lying still, when she
the burglar in the room, as she might
been killed, had she made an outcry.
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Temperance Festival.
The Ladies of the W. C. T. U. will hold
Festival at City Hall, on Thursday eve
ning of next week, Dec. 5th. Proceeds for
payment of rent on their Hall, &c.
celebrated "Crusade Quilt," presented
Mrs. Thompson by the W. X. C. T. U.
be exhibited at the Festival. Let all
friends of the cause attend.
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A Pleasant Surprise.
Sunday, Nov. 24th, was the 14th anni
versary of our friend, A. J. Frazier's libera
tion from Andersonvillc Prison, which he
been in the habit of celebrating by a
dinner. This year he departed from
usual rule and went with his wife to
Cincinnati, to spend the day with friends.
their return Monday evening, tney
astonished to find their house tbrown
and filled with guests, who had spread
royal feast, in which they invited Mr.
Mrs. F. to join them. After supper
evening was spent in social conversa
tion: and Mr. Frazier recited some of the
horrors he encountered while in prison,
hich are still fresh in his memory. The
company were treated to some excellent
music bv several of the guests, and the
hole affair was greatly enjoyed. The
comnanv consisted of 24 persons, and Mr.
Mrs. Frazier deem it quite an honor
be remembered by their friends in such a
pleasant manner.
A Special Grand Jury.
impaneled last week, and bills were
found against all the tramp3 whose arrest
noticed -last week. It was hoped they
ould plead guilty and save the county the
expense of keeping them all winter, but
were too sharp for that, so their tri:d
over to the January term. Indict
ments were found as follows:
Burglary and Larceny Joe Cobnrn,Jim
Mason, Frank Wilson. Tom Allen, llios.
Laughlin and Arthur Chambers, for enter
and robbine Dr. Wilson s and Mr. 1.
Crawford's residences in Greenfield t'.ro
indictmen's.
Petit Larceny Frank Wilson, Jas. Ma
Joe Coburn, Tom Allen and i homas
Laughlin, for stealing Dr. Quiun's over
coat.
The same parties were also indicted for
Hoasebreaking end Larceny, at the resi
dence of Harrison Dent, colored.
Ed Jones and Charley Slusser were also
indicted for Burglary at the Patrons' Sup
ply Hou-e. Their bail was not changed,
both were committed to jail, blusser s
bondsmen refusing to continue on his
bond.
The Glenn Family—A Card.
Editor News: I take this means of in
forming the many friends cf Harvey
Glenn and family, that those horrible tales
circulation, to the effect that O. S.
Glenn and family, and Dr. Glenn and Mrs.
McCov were burned in O. S. Glenn's
house by the Indians, are altogether false.
wrote immediately on hearing these re
ports to Mrs. C. C. Glenn, to learn the
truth, and her answer assures me nothing
has occurred in the Glenn settlement to
give rise to such blood-curdling tales. The
onlv trouble the Glenns have had with the
Indians was in the loss of some property
Thev stole 17 or IS head of horses from G
and O. S. Glenn that were in pasture
about 3 miles from O. S. Glenn's house.
They also cut G. P. Glenn's ferry boat
loose and sent it down the river, but it was
recovered.
O. S. Glenn turned his house into a tem
porary fort, at the beginning of the Indian
hostilities, for the protection of his own
and his father's and as many of his neigh
bor's families as he could accommodate
and there were 8 families living "in this
small fort about 3 months, until the Gov
emmentsent a company of soldiers tor
their protection. They have all now dis
persed to their homes with a feeling of
comparative safety, although the Indians
were onlv about 40 or 50 miles from the
:.ettlcment at last account.
J. E. JENKINS.
Bouncing a Bad Citizen.
The old Scriptural law of the sins
parents beine visited on the children
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seems to be reversed in the town of S ibina,
as will be seen by the following item from
last week's Sabina News :
J. D. Gordon, father of Scott Gordon,
was informed a few days after the Manmei
sel murder, that his character was such as
to render him obnoxious to the citizens of
the community, and that the best tiling he
could do would be to make himself a little
bit scarce. Certain threats that he had
made azainst those who had destroyed
Kibe's saloon made his presence still more
intolerable, so when it was found that he
was paying no attention to their advice,
thev concluded to rid themselves of him.
With this intent, we are informed, a num
ber of them seized him in front of Grubhs's
shop last Tuesday night, and escorted him
to the Floral Hall, in the Fair Ground,
where tar and feathers and lynching were
alluded to in a manner that did not con
tribute a great deal to his comfort. Indeed,
it is hinted, that a nooe was placed in un
pleasant proximity to the coupler between
his head'and shoulders. At any rate, it is
claimed, that he was made to beg with
tears in his eves lor mercy, ana promises
such as his captors chose to extort, were
gotten from him with little trouble. This
was all thev wanted, so he was taken to the
Greenfield "pike and started off without
further ceremonv. He had previously
boasted that he didn't intend to leave till
begot read v. It seems his preparations
were soon made. Such, at any rate, is the
report. ,. - - -
LAMP-LIGHTERS A NECESSITY.
What Council Should Do
for Safety of the
Town.
In speaking of the burglary of the
Grange store in onr last issue, we referred
to the police having to light and extin-gui.-h
the street lamp.-; and we now wish to
present some facts in regard lb the matter,
for the consideration of the public In
looking over the calendar for November,
setting down the time for lighting and
pTtiiKruisliinff the lamps, with which the
police are furnished by the Gas Company,
we find they are required to leave their
post of duty to extinguish the lamps at all
hours of the night, and that they were thus
engaged on the night of the 14th, when the
Grange store was burglarized, else they
might have caught the rogues in the act.
Now we contend that for the safety of
the community the night watchmen should
have nothing to do with the street lamps,
and that our Council should hire men for
that purpose, at least during the winter
season, when tramps are likely to be nu
merous and troublesome. Two night
watchmen cannot possibly attend to their
police duty and also to the lamps. The re
sult is, that under the existing arrange
ment, they must, as a matter of course,
leave the business part of town to
take care of itself while attending to the
lamps.
The watchmen inform tis that they can
not extinguish the lamps in less than an
hour and a half,and in that time experienc
ed burglars could rob half a do'zeu storcs,or
even burglarize one of the banks, and then
what a wail we would hear from the busi
ness men, of "where were the police?"
when very likely they would be away out
Tiiompsonville or in some other distant
quarter of town, when the act was com
mitted, and would not be to blame in the
matter at all. Such things arc likely to
happen, and "forewarned is forearmed," or
least ought to be.
We earnestly hope that Council will take
some action on the matter at their next
meeting. Indeed we think it is their duty
do so, as our businefs men are more
heavily taxed than other citizens for the
salaries of the watchmen, from the fact
that they are the largest tax-payers.
Accidentally Shot.
James Lytle, aged abont 14, son of our
townsman, A. J. Lyte, shot himself, last
Wednesday, through the hand by careless
handling a pistol. The ball passed
entirely through his left bond, making a
dangerous and ugly wound, which w ill dis
able him for some time. The practice of
small boys carrying fire-arms is a very bad
one, and it is a wonder that there are not
mere accidents resulting from it.
Election of the Fair Board.
The annual election of the Hoard of
Directors of the Highland Comity Stock
and Agricultural Society for 1870, was
held at the City Hall last Saturday after
noon, and resulted iu the choice cf the fol
lowing gentlemen: C T. Pope, Jas. Clark,
R. R. Waddell, Wr. II. Glenn, Isaac Larkin,
John A. Trimble, Jr., O. S. Price, Joseph
G.iymon, C. B. Miller. The Board will
meet at the Mayor's office Thanksgiving
afternoon, for thd purpose of electing ofi-cers.
A Brilliant Wedding.
The marriage of Mr. Wayne Caldwell,
Circleville, to Miss Maggie Renick, of
South Bloomfield, on Wednesday cf last
week, is described by the Circleville Her
ald as a most brilliant affair, and as the
bride is well known in this place, a brief
notice will interest our readers.
The wedding took place at the residence
of the bride's parents at noon, Wednesday,
the ceremony being performed by Rev. J.
M. Rite. Mr. Harry Gregg, of Circleville,
and Miss Cora Patterson, of this place,
were the attendants.
The bride was dressed in garnet silk and
elviet, while Miss Patterson wore brown
and salmon. Most of the guests were re
latives of the bride and groom, and the
presents were costly and numerous, con
sisting mostly ot silver articles. Alter me
ceremony dinner was served, after which
the happy couple left for New York on a
wedding tour. On their return they will
make their home at Circleville. The many
friends o the bride in this place wish her
many happy years of matrimonial bliss.
Personal.
Mr. John Buckingham, of Pittsfield,
Mass., is visiting at the residence of his
uncle, Col. W. II. Trimble. '
Mr. Rob. Hawthorne -)f Cincinnati, O.,
spent a couple of days in town last week,
visiting friends and relatives.
Mrs. James W. Smith, who has been
visiting her former home in Virginia, for
several months past, has returned home.
Miss Semple, of lrgmia, has taken up
her residence with Mrs. James W. Smith,
in order to attend school at the Highland
Institute.
Judge Minshall, of Chillicothe, was in
town last week, holding Court.
Detective John T. Norris was in town
on Wednesday of last week.
Mr. Eugene Brown, who has been work
ing in Cincinnati for several months past
returned home last week.
Mrs. McKee, of Chillicothe, nee Miss An
nie Meek, with her children, was in town
last week, to attend the reception given
her brother Charles and his bride, on Fri
day night.
Judge Steel has gone to Washington C
II. to hold Court. He will go from there
to Chillicothe.
Mr. Leroy Stevens, of Pleasant Plain
Ind., formerly of this place, is visitm;
friends and relatives in town.
Mr. and Mrs. Chas. E. Hayncs, who
were married last week, have taken up
their residence with Mr. Asa IIayr.es, on
East Walnut street.
Capt. Moon, of the Denver Guards, of
Wilmington, was in town last Friday.
Drum Major Matthews will spend
Thanksgiving at Franklin, O., where he is
attracted by a charming young lady of
that city, at least that is the supposition.
Mr. V. G. Hopkins nnd wife, nee Miss
Ella Eckley, of Xenia, arc visiting at the
residence of her father, Mr. O. J . Eckley,
on North West street. Mr. Hopkins owns
an extensive carriage manufactory in
Xenia.
Mrs. Ortha Johnson, of this place, and
Miss (i race Godfrey, are visiting friends
and relatives at Ottawa, O.
Mr. Chas. E. Lamb, of Cleveland, O.,
representing the L-Jwson Chemical Co.,
made us a call on Monday.
Misses Minnie Cook and Ida Clark will
spend Thanksgiving witli Mrs. Eva Hayncs,
of Wilmington, nee Miss Eva Adams.
Mrs. Lucy Collins, and her daughters,
Mrs. Hob. Hawthorne and little Lucy Col
lins, will spend Thanksgiving with the
family of Wm. II. Woodrow, Esq., on
East Main street.
Mrs. Lewis Holmes, of this plaee,is visit
ing her mother, at Cincinnati.
We received a call on Monday from
Elder Tolliver, of Hamilton, O.
Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Meek, of Lowland,
spent a couple of days in town la.--t week
at their father's residence, on East Main
street.
SOCIETY NEWS.
SOCIETY NEWS. A Pleasant Week for the
Young Folks.
Last week was a memorable one for the
young folks of our town, in the way of
sicial festivities, commencing on Monday
night with the dance given by the Misses
Patterson, and continued throughout the
entire week, in a series of dances and re
ceptions, which will he remembered with
pleasure by all the participants in after
years.
On Tuesday evening, Mr. and Mrs. Jos.
Woodrow, of the Ellicott House, entertain
ed a party of young friends by a dance in
their spacious parlors, to which about ten
couples were invited, who "tripped the
light fantastic'' until the early hours of the
morning. Mrs. Woodrow makes a charm
ing hostess, and entertains her guests very
handsomely, while her genial, big-hearted
husband has a happy knack of making all
his gue.-ts feel at home. Mr. and Mrs. W.
are very popular with the young folks.
Thursday evening, Mrs. J. J. Pugsley,
gave a party at her mother's elegant resi
dence on East Main street, for Mr. Jno.
Buckingham, who is a guest of Col. Trim
ble's. The company that assembled was
small, consisting of only eight or ten coup
les, but was nevertheless a merry one. Mrs.
Pugsley "receives" in a very graceful and
hospitable manner, and as a hostess has
few equals, and no superiors in the "Model
Town." An hour or two was spent in
dancing, when the company repaired to
the dining-room, where refreshments were
served, to which all did full justice. Then
dancing was again resumed, and with
promenading in the halls, and the pleasant
Me-a-Mi's in the various nooks and corners
of the handsome establishment, all present
were handsomely entertained, and were
truly sorry when the time arrived for them
to pay their adieus to thefair hostess. Mrs.
Pugsley has made a host of young friends,
who can but remember her with pleasant
recollections.
Friday evening, Col. and Mrs. Trimble
gave a party for Mr. Buckingham, at their
handsome home in the eastern suburbs, at
which a number of guests enjoyed a very
pleasant time. The usual entertainment
of dancing was omitted, but the omission
was scarcely noticed from the fact that
the time was pleasantly and profitably
spent in examining the works of art,- for
which Col. Trimble's home is noted, and
partaking of the delicious refreshments
served in the large dining-rooms, as well
as in conversing, and indulging in a num
ber of games, which the young folks
always enjoy. Col. and Mrs. Trimble did
everything in their power to make the
time pass pleasantly, and it is scarcely
necessary to add that they succeeded ad
mirably. The Col. is a true gentleman of
the old school, while Mrs. Trimble seem-
be naturally possessed of the rare gift of
entertaining almost without an effort.
Mr. and Mrs. Wm. M. Meek gave a re
ception last Friday evening for their son
Charles and wife of Loveland, at their res
idence on East Main street. A large num
ber of invitations w ere issued, and the oc
casion was an enjoyable one for all the
participants.
Mr. I.ivy B. Boyd and Miss Alice M.
Bell, both of this place, are to be married
to-day (Wednesday) at 1 o'clock, at tic
Episcopal church. A large niimbercf invi
tations have been issued, and the aflair has
been the chief topic of conversation in so
cial circles for a week pa.-t. The wedding
will he a very fashionable one, and the
happy couple will leave on the 2 o'clock
train for a short wedding tour. On their
return they will make their home for the
present, at Mr. J. M. Boyd's handsome res
idence on West Walnut street. The best
wishes of the community attend them, and
the AVfd heartily tenders its congratulations.
Hillsboro Union Schools.
The grades of the highest ten pupils at
the Monthly Examination, Nov. 22, 1S7S,
were as follows :
HIGH SCHOOL—E. G. SMITH AND H. S. DOGGETT,
TEACHERS.
Gettie Jones, S:U; Anna Edwards, 07V;
Nettie Custer, (.l7,i: Lida Ambrose. tb; Mag
gie MeKeehan, Oo;Adda Campbell, 'Jo; Liz
zie Richards, i)4; Victoria Ervin, 'J4; May
Muntz, K;; Lena ink, 'Jo.
A Grammar C. L. Bennett, leaclier
Willie Kihler, 94 4-9: Adda Griffith, 03 2-0;
John Evans, 021; Minnie Willetts, 9H;
Flora Beam, 01; Arthur Shepherd, 01;(ieo.
Xevin, 00 J; Carrie Koch, 90 1-5; Lula Staf
ford. 802; Leon a Rccklv, oV.
15 Grammar Lizzie Ambrose, lencner
Marie Hill, 9oi; Ida Merkle, 91; Myrtie
McClure, 00; Lizzie Baker, Sc-A; Nellie
Conard, Sr'; Millie Zink, 80; Isaac Ochs,
8") 0-12; Carl I tman, fco; lvate Uogers, c-1;
Alice Fallon, 8:$i.
A Intermediate Maggie Foraker.Teach
?r Nora Stockwell,0S l-7;Newton Chancy,
0(1 3-7: Carrie T7tman, 05; Madge Carson, 0:;
Tillie Ilanvood, 03; Maggie Donohue, 02;
Sarah Fallon. S7; Alice Insley, 87; Jennie
Kirkpatrick, 8o; Fred Pope, 8b.
B Intermediate Kertha . Jveciily. leaeii-
er I.ee Arthur, 00 4-7; Lizzie Chaney,
07 4-d; Jennie Bowles 0 o-O; ranme -Me
Keehan, 07 2-0; Maggie Ambrose, StVi;
Maggie Chaney, Ot! 4-0; James Gorman, 06-1-0;
Sallie Beeson, 95 4-5; Mattie Richards,
0 Mary Reeee, 914-0.
C Intermediate baraii ii.. Uilliams,
Teacher t barley Smith, 90; Aylette Ful
lerton. 05: John Gorman, 03; Mather Scar
borough, 03; Maugie r ltzpatriek, 02; Ber
tie llarwood, O'l; Jennie i ltzpatru-B, 8S;
Leon Walker, SS; Sidney Eckley, 87.
A Primary Caliie E. Shepherd, Teach
er Dick Brown, 05; Annie Troskv, 03 13
14; Maud Cox, 03 4-7; Carrie Cook, 92 1-7:
Jessie Hill, 01 3-7; Bovd Xevin, 01; Lizzie
Strain, 90 5-7; Eddie Harris, 90 5-7;Matt':e
Utman, 001; Minnie Turnipseed, 90; Fred
Ambrose, 90.
B Primary Maria Woodrow, Teacher
Lida Woods', 07; Janie Recce, 95; Maggie
Winegardner. 05: Lida Shack, 05; Earl
Thornbure, 05; Platter Evan-, 04; Cora
Rogers. 04: Ilarrv Furguson, 04; Mary
Pence, 03A; Lillie I.yle, 03; Dick Ward
1)3.
IlAitri:r.'s Magazine for December con
tains :
Christmas Poems. I. A Hymn on the
Nativitv. bv Pen Jonson. H. Christmas
Dav. hy tieorse Wither. 111. A Christ
mas Carol, by S.T. Coleridge. VI. Mer
cy's Appeal to God for Man, by Giles
Fletcher. With Three Illustrations.
Two Hundred and Two. A Story. Eliza
beth Stuart Phelps. With Three Illus
trations.
England's Great University. M. D. Con
way. With Sixteen Illustrations.
Knoware. Hose Terry Cooke. With
Twelve Illustrations.
After Dark. A Poem. Will Wallace
IIarr.ev.
The l!ed P.iver Colony General A. L.
Chcilam. With cinht Illustrations.
Urania. A Poem. Frances L. Mace.
Mendelssohn and Moscheles. Lucy Whia
Lillie. With Ten Portraits.
Silver. Chark Lernard. With Eleven
Illustrations.
The Children. A Poem. Paul Hayne.
The Ketiirn of the Native. A Novo
Thomas 1 lard..
The Mariner's Cautionary Signal. E. II.
Kr.iirht. With Throe Illustrations.
Helen! A S-.orv. Alice Parry.
Crime and Tramps. I Ion. Horatio Sey
mour. Joseph, the Nez Perce. A Poem W. II.
llabcoek.
Miicleod of Dare. A Novel. W ll.iam
Pdaek.
S ime Peculiarities of Yellow Jack. Dr. M.
T. Coan.
The First Railroad in China. A. A. Haves,
Jr.
Expectation. A Pi cm. Elizabeth S.
Phelps.
A 1'cseiie from Cannibal.!. A Siory. -Mrs.
Frank McCarthy.
Eilitor's Easy Chair.
Editor's Literary Hecord.
Editor's Scientific lh-cord.
Kililoi-'s ! lis'oriral Keeord.
' Editor's Drawer.
NARROW GAUGE NEWS.
NARROW GAUGE NEWS. Interesting Items as to How
the Work is Progressing.
In an interview with Engineer I'icard
Monday morning, we gathered the follow,
ing iiems in regard to the work on t'ne nar
row gauge between this place and Sardinia"
Mr. Ad. Kenned
of Sardinia, drove the
first spike on the ('. & M. at that place last
Thursday. Flint Kockhold says he is ttie
man upon whom the honor was conferred,
but on inquiry, we learn that it was only a
ten-penny nail that he drove in a ero-s-tic.
Six flat cars were ordered by tthgram
Monday morning from the Barney o: Smith
mantifacturiiigconipanv of Dayton. They
will be delivered at J'.atavia Junction
Wednesday, and will be used on tie con
struction train.
Four depots t n the line between here
and Sardinia are already up, namely, at
Mourytown, Taylorsville, Straightout and
Cochrane's Station. They are built of
frame, and are quite handsome.
It is expected that the track-layers wiil
be half-way between Mourytown and Tay
lorsville by Saturday night.
Frank Coine, of the Pan-Handle road,
and lately of the Westwood narrow gauge,
an experienced engineer, has been employ
ed to run the "Wliiteoak"' on the C. & M
Oilie Gould, who has fired for fid. Pother
on the M. ec C. Railroad for the past four
vcars, will be the fireman. Both are r.ow
actively engaged in their duties of running
the construction train.
The track-lnying commenced last Friday
morning, when about a haif-mi!e was fin
ished, but the work wasstopped on account
of the spikes, plates and holts not having
arrived. The work was commenced in
earnest, however, last Monday afternoon,
with twenty-five hands employed, and one
mile per day wiil be laid after the work is
well under way. The track will all be
laid into Hillsboro by Christmas, unless
the weather should be very unfavorable.
The new engine "Whiteoak," arrived at
Batavia Junction Inst Friday. She is an
eight-wheeler, with drivers 42 inches in di
ameter. She is 40 feet long, including the
tender, and weighs ICAtons. She is very
handsomely fini.-hed, and is a first-class
machine in every respect. Her capacity
was tested last week by pulling 78 grors
tuis up the Batavia grade, on the C. it E.
road, which is 1 10 fi et to the mile. She
will be able to draw twenty loaded car
over the road from here to Sardinia very
easily.
Engineer Pieard left for Sardinia Monday
afternoon to start the track-laying.
j
.-liould
Performing Bears.
Last Friday evening three men, accom
panied by two large Cinnamon bears,
made their appearance on our streets, and
gave several exhibitions of the animal?,
which were exceedingly well trained, and
could to almost anything, except read and
write. Dancing, climbing trees, shaking
hands and walking on their hind legs w as
simply amusement fur them, and one of
them actually turned a summersault. One
of the men wrestled with the smallest an
imal several times. It was l;uip and tuck"
between them, but the nv.;n generally fell
on top. A collection v"as taken up at
each ex'nibitio-i to defray expenses.
I
Under Military Rule.
Two weeks ago last Tuesday night, Ser
geant Movers, of the Noble Light Guard,
was out "wooing"' instead of being at drill,
when he was surprised by an armed guard
marching in on him and escorting him to the
armory, leaving his fair one in a state cf
unbearable suspense for fear of his saiety,
she not being posted in military tactics.
Corporal Gregg was treated in the same
manner, except that he was taken from
the presence of his wife and child. This
item is a little old, but we eou'.d not think
of slighting our brotheis-in-arnis when we
heard of the circumstance.
;
A Birthday Party.
Editcih News : Friday, Nov. 8, 178,
being the anniversary of the birth of Miss
Annie Ford, daughter of ourfellow-towns-man,
Mr. Albert Ford, her parents and
many friends c included t give her a
surprise. Accordingly on Wednesday Miss
Annie was 'cut to the country, ostc:
isiMv
to visit Incnds, but really to get tier out
of the way of the preparations for the party.
Friday evening, after many of the invit
ed guests had assembled at Mr. Ford's res
idence, Miss Annie was brought in from
the country by her cousin, Mr. John John
son, and r.e'ver" was surprise more complete.
The table, under the supervision of Mrs.
Ford, aided by a number ot .-.killed culina
ry attendants, was loaded w nil me choic
est delicacies of the season, which were par
taken of with satisfaction by those present.
After supper a number of valuable proents
we re presented to M i-s Annie by her parents
and friends. Among them was a copy of
Giav's Poems, presented by Mr. S. Day,
teacher of the colored school of which Miss
Annie is a pupil, with the following acros
tic written on the lly leaf:
Arnnnc1. T hy rathwuy strewn with i'.owlTS,
N,:t,r r,i:iy serro'v rom.';
Neath Irii'i Wn V smiii s. like rofy V.owi rs.
In iM iL-'it sunshine, T. i'.hout i;tojuy sliowers,
Kver be thy hunu.
Fresh nvi joyous be each return
(if this tiiv n:lT:ll d.-.y t
KiMliiim willi siii.il-.- Irom hearts thtlt yeflra
Deeds ot kimleos to reyay.
The singing with guitar accompaniment
iv . r. .Samuel Uraves.,vas an attractive lea-
n'.rp of the eveniiitr's entertainment, and
developed the fact that there are some tine
musical voices among the colored peopie
of Hillsiioro. which onlv need trainin" and
cultivation to give them prominence as
singers.
Taken altogether, it was one ot the mo-t
enjo
able social gatherings ever nc-lil
among the colored people of llulsboro, and
will be long remembered by these prevent.
!l .MAS.
OYSTERS! OYMERSI
V. T. ROWERS,
fi i S f j or the Golden E..s!c,
Has fitted np an elegant Oyster Saloon,
above his Confectionery, especially for the
Ladies, where tbfv can at nil timer; be
supplied with the best brands of Baltimore
Ovsters, served rji in arjy style to suit the
most fastidious taste.
Also, a fine new and spacious Oyster Sa
loon and r.estaurai.t for gentlemen, on
the lower floor, in the rear of the Confec
tionery, where Oysters, Hot Coffee and
Meals can be had at all hours, served up
in the best si vie. Cull and sec. Oysters
bv the can at the lowest market prices,
cctiitf
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Home Correspondence.
Sugartree Ridge School Report.
Monthly Examination Nov. 15, 178.
Names of those who graded 70 cr more:
1st irade Visa L. Mil -grove, 93 ',: Marie
M. Wilkin, 92 7-0; 5 Mullie E. Stout, 02 2-0.
L-.i tirade Frank W. Musgrove, t'O;
E I.'rni '.- I r..:I,rroi.-rt..n Si'.'- Vrrnil; IVvc.
;,w s(;; . Newton Stout, 61 2-7.
3d tirade Lorie Collins, 75 5-7; Lizzie
Bevoridge, 77 0-7; :; New ton Temple, 77 l-o.
4tli I irade "Cora Vatiihan, 75 5-0; Etlie
Peveridgo, 75 5-0; 'Anna Bonn, 77'; Annie
Temple, 70 5-7; Signora White, 75 5-;:
Cora Beveridge, 72; ""Reason Woods, 72.
Tlio:-e uiarKed with a were pertict in
attendance. Also: Yerna Vaii',rlian.
HALA MINER, Teacher.
Berryville.
Schools, teachers and salaries. The 4ih
district is taught by Mi.-s Mollie Shannon
at .40 per mouth ; 0th district by Mitehel
Crampton, at 35 per month ; the district
known as Buckley di.-trict by Jos. A. Shan
non, (salary no known).
The members of the Bapti.-t church oi'
Berryville are putting a r.e-.v roof on their
church.
About the best corn raised in our Tp.
was raised by Messrs. Bnnlen Smith, Sam
uel McCoy and Benton Parks.
Janet Hopkins says it's a boy, and
weigl'.s twelve pound-.
his
the
RED, WHITE AND BLUE.
"Who Killed Manmisel?"
The question is a.-ked, "Who killed
Manmisel at Sabina?'' 7'ivWi;, it appears
that two men did it. the r- ;
Ohio did H.
I sometimes think about one-half of our
voting population ought to be sent to some
Lunatic Asylum. It would seem so, judg
ing them by their actions. There is not a
sane person in our land, but knows that
"saloons" or whisky shops aieonly a blight
and curse to community, without any bene
fit, and knowing the fruits of such places,
when we give our votes in any way to
establish, support or protect them, we
be held accountable before an in
telligent world and a just God, for all the
crimes and miseries that are committal
through their influence.
I know that three-fourths cf our voters
wish there were no such places in c-ur land,
but they have not the courage to act out
their honest convictions.
When I sec the noble and consistent curse
of our Temperance i'o.h.ii, and ho'.v fear
lcssy itf'j meet the enemy no wavering to
the right or left but marching straight
forward, and then look at our mm, and see
how they quibble, twist and "poilyl'ox,'' I
am utterly di-hearteitid. Some appear to
be almost'afraid of their own shadows
tnlk one way and r--.' and eel another !
What a pitv a hum cannot he a . '
Belfast, O. FLORA.
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Buford.
About four weeks ago your Correspon
dent had a revolving spring punch and
rivet set stolen out of his s-hop at Buford,
by a drunken, worthless character, by file
name of J im Kinzer, who claimed to live
near Bainbridge. Soon alter the tools were
taken 1 went to Hillsboro in search of
them, supposing that Kinzer would sell
otler to sett tnem to some oi toe s.:uiueis
or shoemakers there, but I couid get no
clf.e tu either thief or toids. 1 was b Id,
however, by one of the policemen, tiiat he
was an old 'thief, well known to the police
Hillsboro.
I then wrote a letter, to a Inend in Lam
bridge, requesting him to make some in
quiries concerning Kinzer. In a few days
received an answer, informing me that he
had not been about tiiere since last w inter;
that his family were living about three
mites from Bainbridge, and were in desti
tute circumstances, kinzer having deserted
them nearly a year ago, and had been
tramping arrouiid the country ever since.
I have since learned that he has two
children living with some family near
Fairfax, and as he did not go to IlilUboro
from here he may have goi.e to Fairtax,
and has likely so'ld or offered to sell the
tools to some one in that part of the coun
try, or on the read from there. The tooL
are new, I having bought them at Cii.ciL
nali in June last. Any ii. formation con
cerning them or the thief will be thank
fully uceived. The loss of the tec Is is but
small matter, and I would not wish to
occupy so much space in your columns
with the recital of so trilling an affair, but
that I wish to warn the readers of the News
against this vagabond and thief. '1 ramps
are becoming a public nuisar.ee, and some
means should te adopted to rid the conn
try of them. Every year thousands of dol
lars worth of property iti the State of Ohio
it,.V.n and deslroved bv them, and well
may the question be a.-ked, "what shall we
do with the Tramps?"
Miss Ella Sent left here on the l.'lth, lor
Kansas City. Mo., where she goes to meet
her intended husband, who lives at Trini
dad, Colorado. We wi.-h her a pleasant
ioiirnev and a happy meeting.
Miss' Anna Toll is vr-iting friends at
Wilmington, Ohio.
Mr. Kendall Bo-wen has moved to his
tai m near Sardi lia.
Mr. W. Cumberland occupies the l.ou.-t
vacated by Mr. Bowcn. ami Mr. T. B. Cro
zicr has charge of the Buford Hotel.
Mr. A. T. Moon attended the meeting of
the Directors of the R. V, . & D. N. G. Ry.
Co. at Ripley, on the l"'.h, and report-nrosr-ects
!.itter:i!tr.
I '.: . . . 1 T..
A lownsiiip leacners n-
ltute. was
t, l.-ih in.-;.
oreanuod here on Monday me!
our
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ANGUS.
Belfast.
Another of our old pioneers is gone.!
"Old Charlev" Freeze was buried at thev
Dunkard cemetery on the Vth. lie came!
to this State about l-ol, and was- near Wi
vears of aire when he died.
Charles Storer h st his only child on t' i
Oili. bv diphtheria. Several other e.i- j
here.
Kev. lI.imiion Williams, ot Ky., recen
I v ivii.l his truT.ds and relatives m t!i
y v
vicinity
a visit, and lias tri ne uaeiv 10 n..-i
("Fox Sprii'i:s'') atrain. Kei
circuit
preached several good ser
tircenlierrv Smart, afte
rinons wiale here. .
ter visiting here a -
month, started for his h. me in Kansas, cr. ,
the It'th. Several social dinners werej
jjiven him, by Mr. Jo-da h Williams, Mrs.j
Isaac lloitinRC-r and Mr. J. A. Smart, lie!
is a man i f good natural u'fis, and an ex-;
horter in the Christian chiiicu. He niovv! :
from here some 12 years spi, and still takes
tter:".vs. lie says it wcunl ne nam to
keep house without it. Sensible!
Mr. S. S. Weaver started for Mi.-.-i nri on
the l'Mh, to visit .James and Thus. 11. l!as-L-in
ami hrimr back old Mother I'.a. kin.
his mother-in-law. She is the widow of
Andrew Laskin, who dkd about ;'. veins'
atjo. !
' Our corn is rather poor, and not very j
sone.d at that. ... i
Wheat, ear!v sowing, is ujiv' p"o::y.:
The fly is very bad. .
Apple.-' arc" not kcnii jt well renins
badly. j
Cabbage almost an entire tai lure, a;
tatoes not much better acre.
FLORA.
Penn Tp.
Fanners are very busy hu-king corn,
there is time for law-suits. The late.-t is
the c-a-c- of State of Ohio vs. Loui.-a Dunn
and Dennis McMalmn. The eh-irae
performing Common labor on Sunday. I i.e
trial came oil' at Samanth.i Thursday. .ov.
21. r.'.iilev appeared for the Stat.-, Sio.iiie
for defendant. Case-dismissed f.-r want ii
evidence. The ietVnd:.:.ts admitv.1 burn
ing lime on Sunday, but claimed it was a
work of necessity.
The Teaehersr As'oeiati.m is pr -gre -.-ina-(irelv.
I shall tell the Secretary iorepo' t.
C-uld you not take charge cf a Teachers'
Column? The teachers of the county seem
desire such vent for their thonchts.
SCRIPTOR.
Leesburg.
Jesse Moorman and wife are new
rg at this place. They hail Irem
Dr.
Ti
Lcc
County. Iowa.
. A. i'u.-hti', of New Hampshire, in
;
viVstirg his brother, A. P. Pu.-hee, of this
township. The former is engaged during
the summer sea-o:i in running a Palace
car from Boston to the White Mountains.
Tin-re wiil be a grand shooting match at
glass balls hire on Thanksgiving day.
Come out, boys, nnd try your luck.
In last week's New Vienna Register we
nothea statement that Mr. Laddh.nl
sued Mr. Add. Pavey before 'Squire Kelly
reeer.tiv, for monev said to have been won
a l"t. We wish to say that the writer
not make a correct statement, and that
Ladd est.ecially was misrepresented.
While iii i'enn township last Friday evc
no'' vour correspondent's horse broke
oo-e, and somewhere on the road 1 etween
Samautha ami I.ees'niiru' a very gi oil sad
dle was stolen, which he would like to re
cover. It is l-Iack-.-eal.d, fair leather
skirts, and when taken it hail wooden
stirri:' s. Five dollars reward will be paid
1. 1. e ilr.i'ing saddle and thief.
A. S. B-'atnian, i f I'enn towr.ship, with
deputy James Kerns, went in search of
ihK vc" '. I nt failed to find tlum. By tiio
way
sen
"Tndv" is an t!;:eiei.t oiheer ar.d ile
eivdit for the manner in which he
:o e- business entrusted to his care.
Mi-s 1V.1 Ladd, formerly it this tewn-
bot whi -e heme ha-! een in ler.nessea
six years po
st. returned last w ones-
dav, w mi l:ie ptirpo
future home.
There have been
eider made at F. He
maKing
tiiis her
early 000 barrel
son's cider press
s ft
this
n.
Oil W'ed.iCsil:,
i.v- r by the i
hadiv d.imag.-d :
mile d nil toe r
v last t'ne
ars. ami th
mail-bag was
a mail matter
1 nearly half a
&REWS.
id.
Sinking Springs.
V'e n-.te- i'-.e 'h ath recently of an rod cit
izen. Mr. Acv West, in Pike Co. Aiso ti
another ag-.-J man. Mr. Kessirger.
A new house is being built by Mr. Ed.
iMiili'.i, on the site ot the old Gtdiiford
ma!--ion, burned many y. ars since.
A skv-lie-ht and "other ncprovcioen's
have b.en made it: she s'-rt-rot-nn of P.N.
Wickerl.ani. Fail ami winter supplies
have been received by c.-.r merchants am!
is 1 ri.-k. considering the droni.-h condi
tion of the hog trade.
T.-ai.so'antcd t" the Heavenly home, our
you'i.fui bro'her, Henry I ieaip-tead , in his
I'.ilh vear. We mourn, not in hopeless
:;e:s. "but'iii jov, for cur evidence of ripe-
ness
;-ir remo
val, in his case, is clear and
he spirit's peaceful night was
t'i. morn of the -.:! in.st. Inc I'-'.noral
diseour e i n Saturday si
v.-ns or.e of excel
losoqr.ent. oy Lev.
ietiee ami in
a l.ir.-e Slid svinpaihelie auuience fol
lowed the bier to its place of vest our new
terv.
We are constrained to defer thehistory ot
late- Fort Hill Exploration till another
time.
Mrs Ma.-v- George' ar.-l son W m. from
Cet'ia rviile.
in Ada
O are visiting relatives here
1,,-co. JOSKPHAW.
Hillsboro Prices Current.
ekiet-y SioTT & Eo-irs, Wiiclesa e
Corrcrtre Wi
ail Grocer? sr.U Froduce Dealers.
and Kei
For the Week cndil.Z TrrscAT. Nov. 2-5, t'TS.
Bcvtro mucks nR cci;tky produce.
Dealers ai"pnyiii the I-.Uowiag prices tor the
1101.S ;i"" !e it s i! ran. :
Wheat, Ked, bu-i.el,..
Corn.
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Live' !
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Honey
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A rROEVCE
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Hillsboro Prices Current. Cincinnati Wholesale Prices.
For the week ending Monday, Nov. 13, 1875.
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tiai-- a I year.
V
n Turn "Vfrr-,-
r .liir m
Etrucofci; Chomtsta and Ph7r.icis.r-3 cc-r
fi-eo from adulteration, richsr, r.ioro effect
than any others, and tlio,t tfcey ujo tl.'.r.i S
F J 00 r i V TCOTHEHS. A--c:v-it!-,!.e:oUfulLi.1uidUcu;.:nce
1 11 I fi ihh li LEr.'iO.-j 5'OC.aR. V- s '-- for Lemons.
Lli.llllUU U EXTRACT -.'Ar-.-A'CA ClNCi?. rreci tlie pure rocS
JJ
STEELE &. pnscE'S L'JPL'L Vi
Tie : . Dry 1J"; l'i
STEELE & PRICU, Mn.nfrs., CMc
10?; Iff
!
w v
7
Zj t'nat t'-.oss goods are
c, v-roduco tetter results
tliciv own faruiiic3.
of nil Odors.
YEAr.T CZl
-.: hi I he
SVorlJ.
CJ.
0"i3 & Cincinnati,

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