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A Young Wilmington Girl Wins Success as a Singer. MABOR'd BEIDES ADD GB00M3 Ml** Doper Entertain* a Pleasant Party at Her Home on the East Side—Mar riage of Mil George'Baraey In OamdenJ: l'esterday. Other Event* of Interest. Ail communications intended for Insertion n inis column should be addressed to Soviet » Kdlto' , are of the EvastaG Jot «■*!,. Com umntowvions should be written on on. « 1 , 1 » of .lis w-r unir. Blanche Smith end Jones-Pelham. S&mnal R. Jone», a well-known yonng athlete and ex sprlriter who wsb at one time champion of Delaware, took unto himself a wife last evening. The bride is Miss Bertha G couple joined hands and hearts at the First Presbyterian parsonage, Rev. J. R Mllllgau officiating. Aft.r the ceremony there was a reception at the home of the bride's mother, No. 101 West Sixth street Tbe bridal couple left for the South and will spend most of tbeir honeymoon in Washington. Were Married In Camden. Miss Blanche N. Smith and George Barney, both of this "city, were married in Camden yesterday Rev. J. J Mar shall officiated The brida wore a green cloth traveling gown, aud carried Maréchal Nell roses. When Mr. and Mrs. Barney returned they were the reclpents of a number of haudsome gifts. Pelham and the East Side Entertainment. A pleasant entertainment was given at tbe home of Miss Elia Loper, No 711 Sprnoe street The evening was spent in playing games and a program consist ing of vocal aud instrumental music was well rendered Supper was also served Those present were: Misses Mabel Hart, Ollie Mnrphtn, Lillie Parker, Ella L >per, Mary G Thomas, 8csle Chapin Perla Loper, Florence Merton, Minnie Pemar, Mattie SheppardBon, Mabel Platt, Bertha Pierce, Mamie Pierce Anna Grantland, Miss Ibaugh, William Morton, Harvey Smith, Frank Sparks, Harry Hobbs, George Lockwood, Alvin Donty, Missooti Stoohey, William H Thomas, Joseph Flounders, Howard Grantland, Albert Smith, Lewis T. Grnbb, Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Loper, Mrs William Van Neman, Mrs. Reese Pyle and many others. A Wilmington Girl*« Success. After an absence of nearly tbreo years, Miss May C. Brown will return to this city in a few weeks. She has been dovot ing her time to the culture of her voice, and has studied under some of the great est masters in Italy, Franca and Eugl&nd H-r first year abroad Miss Brown spent at Floieoce, and lesrued to ting and sneak tbe Itslinn language with Maestro Vanuiui la 1893 she became a pupil of Madame Marches:, and remained with her two seasons perfecting voice pro dnetion and the style of French hailads and arias She has a certificate in Mar ohesi's own band willing, which the renowned teacher gave her as an acknowledgment of her progress in the art of mnsic Miss Brown is now preparing for oratorio work under Rrndeggee, of London. It is likely that sbe will make her debut here some time in May. Rev. F. B. Short to Lecture. Rev. F. B Short, of Harrison Street Chapel, will lectors in Epwortb| M E. Churcu, Friday evining. His subject will be "Sim Simmons Abroad,'' and will bedescrlp'ive of his recent European trip. Kpworth choir will furnish the music. Social anil Personal Notes. Mrs, Mary S. Cummings, of No. 802 West Second street, is recovering from a seventeen months' illness, caused by falling on an orange skin. H. H Ward, of Wilmington, was in Dover yesterday. Edward A Robinson, ex chief engineer of the Fire Department, and one of the mest active firemen in the city, left for Baltimore this morning on important Fire Department business. A large assemblage of the wives of railroad men met last evening at Third and Market streets and organized the Women's Auxiliary to Brotheihood of Railway Trainmen, No. 123. LETTERS FROM THE PEOPLE. Keep the Buies latact. To the Editor of the RvenluK Journal Kin While the Biard f Education is endeavoring to avoid establishing "a very bad precedent" by paying those teachers who were nnable to reach their scnools on' Blizxird Day," aud thereby break a rnleoi the board, would It not be wise to adhere strictly to all of the rules governing the b ard, aud read aectiou 40 of tbe bv-laws. which s*ys: "All talaiies shall be paid monthly on tbe first Thursday after the second Monday? ' Notice has been served each of tbe principals that the secretary of tbe board. In direct violation of the rules, will retain t.he checks for February until March 18. Had he not ample time to have the matter straightened out before the eleventh hour? By all mssos keep tbe rules intact. Tkacbeu of Fchool No 15. Wilmington, March 13 ITEM3 OF INTEREST. She -"Are you food of music. Mr. f hnrtzlu fliU!" be—"Very food, rales. Didn't you see me leave the room ivi.en me ) ouag msu organ to sing?"—Detroit Free Press. Rheumatism la the back, shoulders, hips, ankles, elbows, or wrists, is. «used by act nrau lation of acid in th" blood. Hood's Rarsapi rtlle neutralizes the »cid and cures rheuma tism. Hood's Pills are lhe best family cathartic and liver medicine. Haun'.e»* aud reliable "What did the editor get for MaChrbt ma-'r" "A gold collar butt ra." "Wei . im.'t he satisfied." "No. Now he wants a shirt." —Atlanta Constitution. v. * •é Ivory m ooap & « « st floats * f FORTY niLLlCH CAKES YEARLY. VMS PROCTER ti CAMELS CO.. CIN'Tt GBHER&L SPORTING EWS Diamond State Again to the Fore. Those who attended the previous en tertainments of tho Diamond Slate Athletic Club will remember the nnutual exe-llence of its programs and the Invariable fulfiiimtut of its [ r mdses The third musical and athletic ei-tertaln ment given by tie club ou l'huieday, Match 14tb, promises to surpass auy yet attempted The program is interesting and fully up to the high standard set by the olub Pierce, who defeated MoOonnell at tbe Academy will mret Dan McCouoell, of Philadelphia, while Midget Glynn will meet M Hallaban, of Camden, in the grand wind-up. Besides tbe s'ar boat* there are a number of exh bi'.inu* and oontests be tween well kuo*n men. The club stake* Its reputation sa au athletic club on the good faith of all its announcement*. Orest. Sport at Duck-Rhnottng. Iu the neighborhood of Havre de Grace, Md., on tbe Hosquebamia, ducks have become plentiful the lest few dayp, principally blackheads. A numb-r of gnnueis have bad success, shooting from iorty tonne hut dud perday, the highest number being brought in last Friday by Captain J. Poplar, who kiiled 111) lu a few hours. At the Nar rows Club, ou Spesntia Island, »here the gunners sweep down tho ducks every Spring, they have good shooting now, 73 having been brought up from one day's sport. Tbe ducks ate baited there with corn, aid when it,becomes wann tbe first pa't of April, they begin to ' woo und wed " At this timetliey make an easy mark Knittern Shore Lpoguu of Wheelmen. The Cliestertown Cycle Club has two handsome rooms as beadquarrers, and its members are preparing for the most prosperous season of Us existence of several years The series of club runs will begiu la April. Rock Hall. Tol chester and Betterton, located from twelve to fifteen miles from Caestertowo, will probably be visited on the regular runs, and oyster and fish suppers will be ei jiycd. The subject of an Eastern Shore league of wheelmen has never been brought before the club, but with Its array of good material, it is not supposed that the C. C C would throw any obstacles In the way of a league being formed. It is proposed by the club to give one or two races in the coarse of tho season. Sporting Newa Note*. An exchange says: "Jack Glasscock, stuck iu among the youug blood aud tue 'vets' on tbe Liuisvllle team, will be like a diamond in acv-ble stone setting." Frtd Plf ffsr has made up his mind to piy the $700 fine imposed oa him by the vague, but will nor. play with the ILouisvlile Club Pfvffcr's friends have secured for him a pnltisol position la Chicago George C Whiteman, of this city, on Monday, bought the trotting stallion Lyndou at Ciearvlew Stock farm, Lyndon's record is 2 29J . Pennaylvanta Railroad's Second Tour to "Tbe Golden Gate.'' The large number of people who have leisuie, aud the growing desire of j America lo see the wonderB of tbeir ; native land, are the principal agencies in 'advancing a healthy sentiment in favor of travel, The Pennsylvania Railroad Company's personally-conducted tours to California will be conducted in all respects as those of preceding years, with some advantages, which cannot fail to attrÄct the attention and enlist the interest of tbe tourist. In addition to the high grade accommo dations and entertainment in transit, the Pennsylvania tourists aie treated with tbe same liberality wherever the journey is br< ken, The choicest rooms in the leadiug hotels are always reserved for their use, for which regular rates are paid, so that tbe guests, although mem bers of a large party, enjoy all the privileges of Individuals who may have made their own selections. Tlie second tour in the 1895 series to the Golden Gate w ill leave New York and Philadelphia March 20 1895, arriving at San Francisco Maroh 29 and at New York and Philadelphia May 16, 1895 Detailed Itinerary wiil be sent on appli cation to Tourist Agent, No. 1196 Broad way, New York, or Room No. 411, Broad Street Station Philadelphia addei MIssluDitry Anulversary at Vookmau. The missionary anniversary of Cook man M E Sunday school was held in the cnnrch last evening persons were present aud were well pleased with the exercises of the children which showed tbat they hid been well train«! by Miss Lizzie West, Miss Msry Ingram and William J. Staats. The following program was rendered: About 300 Singing l>y » class of eight girls. "Tell it Again Recitation. "I /.m the Door." Mary Sp-ckman Recitation, "Sheaves,"....Leonard Speckman Hesitation, "Little Thing»,". ..George Whit) Recitation, "Little Soldiers,".Three b..ys Singing by school.''Jesu* shall Reign" Ri citation,"l.tttle C fferlng," .Victor Mar.den Recitation. Frank Owens "_Four girls Dialogue, "Deed6 of Kindness Recitation, "8ix Pretty Word Gertrude Hughes Recitation. ' RlrdsCome Home,' .Ella Belt/. Recitation. "Mv Shadow,".Elsie Spence Recitation 11 Alone With the Clock," Dora Daneuhower Recitation, "When You Meet a Lady," Leonard Speckman Recitation, "Dying in China Wit hout God." Hassle McVey Canta'a, "Forward," was rendered » class of fifteen composed of Misses Florence Staats, Stella Hartman. Jennie UcLaughliu, E tel V„ndegrtft, Ruth A Toft, L«ttle Catboart. Maggie Massey, Jennie Neely, Msy McConnell. Maz.ie Cooper, Mab!« Hinckie, May Owens, Annie and Elsie Dlcheison and LeRoy White aud Harry Simpson. Miss Lizzie West presided at the organ. The anniversary will net about $25 the missionary cause. M T. Tofi.ou behalf of young women's class No 2 presented their teacher, Mrs. VViliwm L. White, with a handsome Metho dist hymnal Mrs. White responded, 'hanking b*r scholars for their gift THE BLOODLESS ARENA fistic Bouts Which Resembled the Usual Parisian Duel. os avail copy rleutlly Set-to* In Whirl. Amiability 1 PIEB0B OUTPOINT!D M'OOHNELL The Klack Diamond Met and Went It. tore u Delaware Cyclone. Dow, I Wan the Chief Feature—KUburnte Although the orchestra consisted of I but one ptece.it formed a very distinctive I ^ e feature of tbe Esmeralda Athletic Club« •Ug. at the Acad, my ofMoaic, last r evening. There were more walls than v bruts on the program, aud during these °* the orchestra furnished more muMo than 80 he participants lu tbe incidental set-1 to* did fuhtlug Be", ween sewn and eight hundred [ not Orcttertrifti At conipaulnient. I admit era of the American duel had congregated, aiid were disappointed lu all but tbe concluding go This w*s I between EJ. McConnell, the Wilmington crack, aud fiddle Pierce, a Camden scrapper, who had before met and y „ tested MC jouuell Be agreed to give Mac another chance last night, ai-d although uettber did a 1 no great ll-nl of damage, Pierce easily showed bis eupei inrity He looks like a age small edition of Bob Fitzsimmons #nd 1 tights after the style of the champion. middle weight It was nearly a quarter to 9 when the | ring had been fastened to the stage so | securely as to stand without being held | aud the uurtaiu arete disclosing CaDta'n 'had Chambers aud two lusty members of the fjrceat the ringside ready to prevent, knockouts, In this laudable purpose b they were ably seconded by the principals tee by He in the bouts. Frank Boi'eu acted as refer«* aud was fair in such decisions as he had to make although be showed a lack of nerve in not sta.lug his opinion of «if the result of the wind-up between McConnell aud Pierce I 8 An exhibition three-round go between be Tom WhPe and Joe Lmghlin opened tbe » program. They boxed for points aud failed to make any that the spectators could see. About ten minutes after tbeir de I partnre from the bloodless arena, two 110 strapping sons of Africa drew on the pillows, and a< they were heralded as ■ tbe "Black Diamoud^" aud the " Delaware Cvcloce," »every body expected to see a spirited contest, bat the Black Diamond failed to thine eg a gem ehculd in the crown of the fistic arena Immediately after time had been called, he dropped to ] the fi)or as a result of meeting one of the wildly fifing fins of his fiercely named I opponent. Before he could rise the j g Cjcloue had reached him again and | clearly foul) d him, punching htm la tbe head several tirass. That Cyclone had really "cat a swath," for when the Dix moiid ftgnlu reached it* settiug it wus J the worst soared coon in Delaware After r another in>fle:tual a'tetipt to face the I an ,j wiud, the i.Vrie called time »warded the ti.-ht, to the Cjclon« Iu doing so he examined that the polie* were present <o prevent a knockout, but it was apparent that a deniok; couldu t bave praised that, darkey to the liug a sin. t Barney Dawson and Fred Johnson had friendly set to. The friendliness was the most noticeable feature of the meeting. A go had been promised between Frank Corcoran and Jo Wblstler, of Pbliadel a , v . „ ,, ,, paia but as Wblstler was unavoidably detained (It was whispered, by the Balttmore police,) Jimmie Rodgers, of this city went up against Corcorau and got tne decision. ! liiere wib some diäsatis faction pressed by the spectators, but although I C .rcorau clearly sho*ed the most toiebce, I Rodgers ®* s By had the setter of the | encounter. The event was announced to have been on its merits, but tbe gentle ness of tbe participants elicited from a gallery boy a suggestion that a physician be called to bind up tbeir wounds McMahon and Buckley engaged in another friendly dispute. Fljnu was to have met McMahon, but appeareu on the stage and showed himself in evldenc» of the statement that he was too ill to fight He certainly looked It He had never Harked -before when called upou, [ aud the good natured crown readily forgave him The bout which was sub- I stituted was light, but clover as an exhibltionof feinting and cross-counter- | icg. The McConu. II Pierce contest opened I with a promise of lively work Pierce j did the leading, but McComu.ll succeoded in getting in i»o stiff right hauders on the wind. Before the round dost d. | however. Pierce suc:eeded In getting iu a heavy swing on McConnell's guard causing the wrist to swell so that his I right baud wae Lot tf uiuch use duiing j the remiinder of tho bout lu tbe 1 second round Pierce reached McConnell's I neck and wind time and again, the latter I seeming absolutely nuable to keep his I guard up Tbe third ronud was maiked I by rapid exchanges and was anybody's I In point of damage done, but in the I fohrth McConnell wae easily outpointed I and received considerable punisnment,. I HU doubtful if he is in the class with ! Pieree, who is a fast and clever fighter. . McConnell showed pluck under punish rnent, but was not shifty and was clearly out of condition having loo much fat about the abdomen and loins. Pierce saw this and made most of his play for I the wind. The referee announced that the men I had been fighting for money and not for I glory, and that therefore the decision I would ha left for the spectators to make j as each desired caused cnusideishle dis*atisfaction, and the crjwd left the ball in anything but | an amiable frame of miud for This announcement | Musical aud Athletic Entettab I «»«it. The third musical and athletic enter taiament under tbe auspices of Diamond State Athletic Club will be held ta the Opera Houbb, Thursday evening, March 14, 1895. The following progtan has keen prepared : Banjo duet—Compton aud Wier. Boxing exhibition—Savlll* vs ninellz. Musical artists— Sperrl-r A-.Thompson. Boxing contest i McMnnigal, of Wil mington, vs. A Corcoran, ot WllraliJgtoa Four roueds at lit) j minds. Vocalist»— William Ootsuolly and limit. the 11 i 'og. enrôlai mvavemeni Leslie 1 'leu*. ut Philadelphia. )). Daniel MoCoucsil, of Camden, N. J. Kokin« contest—Pa' MoConn*.!', of Zfil mlugton. ve. George Kelley, i f \VUmlDgtJii. Four rrraml* e* IV? round«. Fencing uxhtbulou with iml— Professor Martin Fritsch, of Wilmington, va. Julius S<«al, of Wilmington. lioxieg contest— Frank llo.Teoker, of Wll ?^rucdYÄÄ a '' 0,Che8Ur - ''' . U i lillng-Burns, vi. Mahoti,Roberts. Turk, P i'lentiue and Sheldrick. Grand wind-np- John Glynn, of Wilming ton, ve.M Ilallelmn. of Camdeu, N.J. Six rounds at 111 pound-. Lovera of sport should not fail to tee tbia cutrrtxinment as the talent will posillteiy appear s* billed. Cur reputa tloo of the past «ill not permit us to ft ke the public. J THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY tion mtu With dnca 10 a was bill bIl Coutlnaed From Fir»t 1'age. os heretofore and the payment of an additional slate license After It bad passrd. Senator Records discovered that the bill would be of no avail as it was a revenue bill aud must criginate In the House Ha will have a copy of it made and get sox.© House member to iutrodaoe It The Minor*« l.UbllltT. Ttoere 1» a bill In tbe bn A i of Senator FVnlmor» for the protection of liquor ^ e *^ r9 J r ' W,B Brought here by E R Cochran, Jr , Md U entitled no act to r ^lat® the Uib lit* of minors. It pro v ^es tfcat any minor ftom li to *.1 years °* ^boob'aius LqiioK by mlarepro 80 oy n K bis age shall b$ guilty of a Misdemeanor and subject to a flue not exceeding foö or im prison ment for a firm not vxceeduig three month*, or both. HitU*«cl to sixteen Yearn. The Senate passed the Bons« bill con earning tffen.es against, tho persons of individuals. It provides that any man who lasciviously toyB with a girl 16 y „ Rrs old or less shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and subject to a fine of not exceeding (900 or imprisoned for a term no t exceeding thre* years, or both In the discretion of the court. Heretofore the age has b eu 12 years or under, ... ,,, , ... The Bouse bill to incorporate the 'dcBsar and Kendall Company came np smilingly for paestge iu the Senate yesterday, but by the time Senator Bsnby go', through with It, all the smile 'had left it. The measure was rep< rterl favorably Where Are the Creditor«? b * Chairman Harrington of the L immlt tee on Private Coi poratlon*. It wae reai by paragraph. Senator Hanby objected to its passage. He said that the firm failed Borne time «if 0 UI) d he had never seen anything in lbB newspapers ahowing that it had made 8 settlement with It* creditors Before be voted on the bill he wanted to be » a3UIed ^at It would not result in the cutting out of creditors who should be protected ■ When told that he had voted for the Samuel J. White Company bill he acknowledged it, but said that that was 110 reason ijby De should vote for another lik8 lt " , , ... Asa result of the a-taek the bill was recommitted to enable the Senate to Ascertain just where Its passage would leave the creditors of the old firm. A Nhv t'MAtlft Divorce. Mrs. Bettiue McKean Rigers, of New Castle, wants a divoice from her bus Laud Wllilam B Rogers, Jr Tbe pUIntiff Is a daughter of Colonel Samuel g liavl*. and a deecsndant of Governor | McKean J amsudmeuta to tho Senate bill to iccorpo r ite the Earle Publishing Company. It. I provided that tbe capitil stock fhould not be less than $"> 000. Not Leii] Thin Tl»r«e Thoiiftacd. The Stuate concurred In tbe House i" Huk H«ar Agiifi». Th« ••Fxchul' Harry Emmons and Philip R. Clark were down yesterday endeavoring to get t he Senate Committee on Privat* Coi paru tions to make a favorable report upon the supplement to tbe charter of ih. Wilmington aud Brandy win* Springs Railway Company. They had a hearing yesterday morn iug. Representative Jolis showed several .members of the Senate the original oh , rtor of lhe Wilmington City Railway Company, yestetday. Bec.lledparticn Ur , ttentiou to tll8 cU „ ge wh | cU giTe s tbat company the "exclusive" right to ! construct, maintain and operate a street riilfftT witblu the corporate limits of I tbe city of Wiimiugt,on The same plea I B - ai „„t U p j t , a i-s ago, aud resulted | n keeping ont of Wilmiugtoo of all 0[her e!ectl -i c ra ii wa ys. A DlftconraglDir Canvas*. The friends of the House bill granting au annual appropriation of $2,000 to the Delaware Sta'e Agi (cult ural Society have made a canvas* of the House They find that nine of the twenty one members favor it and twelve »'e opposed to It. The Park Purchase Bill. Kt present alive Pyle introduced a bill, [ the full text of which has already been published, authorizing the Park Com I mission of Wilmington, under or dlnance passed by two-thiris of City | Couucil, to borrow $150 000 for the Improvement of the public parks and the I acquisition ;of additional land for park j pu>]>i**s. There will undoubtedly I*» a big fight „n lt b«fo.-e lt pas)es the Senate, as | opposition in already cropping out. I Tbe .°, U R * T ! 9#d j Statutes has held up f4 r further advise 1 "* nt Beuate bill N I ll ' »uk 11 d chapter ,3). vomme I Dslaware, entitled an act to I t msnd chapter306, volume 1.1, Laws of I Delaware I f°* 8 t* 1 * to express their senli I merits UP° U Dj betöre final action is I taken l'h* bill provides that, se-'vr I Hen* shill be $1 on the flout foot of a ! lot lf **"» towner of such lot. uses such sewer, bat if he docs not use it he shall 1 he Sewer Kill Held Dp. 80, entitled an act 19 Laws It wants the friend* and . ,, , , , , t"* 1 P»V anything. The law now iu force compsls the owner of a lot to pay 50 cents per foot front and 1 ^cslit for every squire foot of the atei I Favorable Report, I to mutrow, make a favorabl < report upou I Deputy Attorney-General Giles's bill to I prevent bets and waget* on the speed, j strength or pow*r of eudu-ance of man | Smith Buliding, Wilmlngiou. The House committee will, to-day or | or beast wi'.h special reference to the company now doing business in tbe Representative Davis, who has the hill In hand, has received a letter from Re stiver of Taxes Jobu T Dickey asking bint to either bold the bill or report it nnf»vorably. Mr. Da»!», however, Is in favor of tbe bill and will report, it favor ably. | y,. Airlchs. aud ue moved Its adoption. He said that no cue Itt**» It Went to Com The Senate eyed at bailee the House joint resolu'ion authorizing James H. Hughes acd Robert. H Vandyke to make certain distributions of the new Revised Coda. I It was offered In the Senate yesterday by I Mr Pyle objected of I hot a lawyer could understand such a resolution snd he »anted light npjh H . . , . I befote he cost hi* VO.e I Sneaker We**on explained that the | . |,nri 7 .d the t wo resolution authoriztci the two young men to seed complimentary copies 0 f t| 1B nenr revised code to the governors of tbe several states, rrqnesting an | exchange of sucu fasors home of the states would not exchange because the book3 had not been sent to the state library instead of to tue governor. Th» simpiy resolution befpte the House I sllowed them to send oopies to state libraries where exchange could not be to I otherwise effected, J On motion of Mr Records the reeola tion wa* rent to the Committee ou Agri culture for more mature ooutideratiou. Legt.Iative Not»*. Ex State Treasurer Burntte'e bi annlal report ha* bren printed and copies for distribution will b» piece! on the members' desks In a few deys A bill to protect, the publie school building of Milton from vamlels will be Introduced by Representative Robbins Representative Morgan wants llvery mtu to pay a state license of $10. With this object In view be will intro dnca a bill to amend chapter 117, vol. 10 Laws of Delaware. Representative Townsend Introduced a bill to transfer the farm ofObarie* A. Hudson from school district No. 36, to district No 140 Sussex county Representative Jolis Introduced bills to divorce Kdtnuod E , and Mabel W. Rnirer*. of New Castle. Phdlp Q Churchman, of Wilmington, was lu Dover yesterday, the first time for sewral week*. Representative Moore will introduce a bill to incorporate the Calhoun and Jones Company, of near Georgetown, company will engage la the canning bnaiuesp. The House passed Ibe House bill authorizing the ex*su>lm of a loan of $l,0U0 contracted by the road commis bIl tiers of Red Lion hundred. The Lime and Sand. Of best, quality. (George H. Me! all Company, Eighth and Hblpley nt,r««t*. MISS L. STEMCKEN, MODISTE, 217 Market Street. lorow WE ARE READY FOR THE TRADE. It has been the cry, "When will your BLACK HATS be ready ?" It is by request of our many patrons that wc open our Black Silk and Mournimg Hats ahead of our Spring Opening. If you wish a line Mourning Hat or rather a line hlack compli mentry to mourning here is the place to get it. We can suit you in style, beauty and price. Never UNDER SOLD in our line. A Mourning Bonnet and Veil, complete, for $2.98 and upwards. We will show you a line All Silk Hat, made in lhe best style, for Uie low price of $2 98. Better and still heller as they go up in piicc. Finest and best at $4 98. a DIED. CARRLL.—in this dtv. on the Tth instant, Carrie I., daughter of John and Ida Can-11, aged l."> years. DOOLEY.-On March Hl, ISM, Patrick Dooley, aged It! yeais. IIRANKY.-O" March 11. lsirt. Kale, daugh ter of .Mm and Katharine Graney. HA H RIG AN.-On March 18, 1W5, John Harrigan. aged 77 year*. .1 EFFEKTS.— on thirdmouth.1 tth Inslant.at tin-resilience of her win In-lew, N. Tebo, No. 811 Jefferson -Licet, Mar.ha C. JelTerls, In lur S7th year. Ennemi on 60i day, third month 15th In stant. at Doe Run. Friends' barylna ground. Train leaving W. & N. station at 7,V. a. in. West Chester papers please copy. JOHNHON.—On Thursday. March 7. ISM. Samuel Johnson, aged 78 years. KEL1.VY —In this city on the Kith instant. Mmtarst, wlf*of Neal Kelley, In ibelKith year of her age N*1 LAIN to Philadelphia, on March tSK), Andr.w t?now Nsudaiu. in the 7711 year ot his age. PtNlNGTON.- At trat, on March It. !»■> Mary Genets, oldest daughter of Frank and Jaunie Peuinglon. 6) MOON -On March .. IS»:*. Eliza T, widow of George O. r-lmrson. THOMPSON -On March 12. »Mb. W. L. Thompson, aged b* yea-s. WARNER- Died at hts residence. No. WA Delaware a\ enue. on Tuesday, -March 12, 1SP», D. Corblt. son of E. T., aud Mary Corblt Warner, s d 17 years. WILSON .-On Mardi 18, 1H0.7, William W. Wilson, aged 71 years. WOUUILUW. At Mluijuedale Home, on the pith in lam, Tbt.tubS VVorrliow, aged ,, years. WOOLMAN. -On March 1«, lira David W,„itnau. In his .sib year._ to or it in by a H the wo an the the THE— LOMBARDY CEMETERY. Concord Pike, Fear Wilmington, LOTS FOR SALE. be THOMAS McHTJGH, WHOLESALE LIQUOR DEALER, No. 13 M.4BKFT eTKt.KT, Wilmington, Dslawar* Poor Pie m> ; -, 1 1 is responsible for many of man's (anrl woman's) physi cal woes—but tbe pie needn't be poor, and it may bring joy instead of woe. How ? Use nothing but . C0TT0LENE for shortening and the pie crust will be , delicate, flaky, delicious, and so healthful that even a , J dyspeptic can cat freely of it and be * comfortable. C0TT0LÉNE can't be Î equalled as a shortening, and is abso ) lutely healthful. Genuine has this trade i mark on every pail. Take no other. M THE M. K. FAIRBANK COMPANY. m ST. LOUIS and CHICAGO. or. "J MNC9MMC -rut: JL XI JE» Having been convinced of the advantages that would accrue to its patrons by placing the delivery of ice in this city under one system, has sold its entire output of ice to the PROVIDENT ICE COMPANY. It assures its patrons of its high appreciation of their liberal patronage, and will be pleased to have them transfer the same to the new company. . Mr. A. D. Warner, will assume an active part in the management of the "Provident," and has no hesitation in guaranteeing a more satisfactory delivery under the new system. LEA PUSEY, President. THE CONSUMERS' ICE AUD COAL OMPANY hiving disposed of its entire stock of ice to the PROVIDENT ICE COMPANY, of this city, desires to transfer its entire patronage to the new company, begs to thank its patrons for the generous and loyal patronage they have bestowed upon it, and asks that their kindly interest shall be continued to the "Provident." Our treasurer, Mr. Miller Stradlcy, will he in the active management of the new company. JACOB PUSEY, President. THE COLD SPRING ICE AND COAL COMPANY having sold its entire stock of ice to the PROVIDENT ICE COMPANY, requests its patrons to extend their patronage to the new company. Charles S. Cleland, president of this company, will be general manager of the "Provident, and in thanking his old patrons for their generous patronage, he assures them that their interests will be fully protected and more prompt de livery assured under the new system. CHARLES S. CLELAND, President. The Provident Ice Company announces that it has purchased the entire out-put of ice from the Diamond lec Company. Also the entire stock of ice of the Consumers' Ice and Coal Company and Cold Spring Ice and Coal Company. The object of this purchase is to place the delivery of ice in this city under one system, thereby multiplying and short ening the routes of teams and assuring an early delivery in all parts of the city. These advantages are so apparent that the "Provident" has no hesitation in soliciting the patronage and co-operation of the patrons of the old companies, and assuring them that every attention will he given to provide them promptly, as they may desire, with either manufactured or natural ice. This arrangement will take effect April i, 1 & 95 , upon hich date offices will be opened at the southeast corner of Tenth and Market streets. *■ Prices of formel years will he maintained. John No. lur In ISM. year , year !»■> and T, L. WA 1SP», Corblt W. on ,, David W THE PROVIDENT ICE COMPANY. E T. WARNER. Vice Present, JACOB TÜSEY, President. MILTER 8TRADLBY, Secretary. A D. WARNER, Treasurer. CHARLES F. CLELAND, General Manager. WE ARE STILL SELLING r romatoes, 7c, or 4 i'or 25c. (>c, or :î for 17c. Preserves, 9e, or 5 lb. Bucket, 018c. Corn, 8. W. Corner Meredith's Cash Store, 6tli and Hon Sts, er Goode delivered free to all part» oi the elty.