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There is a sentiment abroad, in
whioh one or more of the Ooonoilmen
■hare, that the Borough should take
■ome part in the preparation! for the
demonstration on Foorth of Jnly.
This, it is held, is eminently proper,
as the generally aooepted idea is that
the demonstration Is gotten op as mooh
to signalize the completion of mnnioi
pal improvements as to oelebrate the
Fourth of July.
No lavish expenditure of publi o
money is reqoired. The Borongh in
owning its own eleotrio light plaut is
very fortunately situated and ooold
contribute a very novel and strikiug
feature to the day's deooraticns witli
comparatively small cost. It is sug
geste'd that the Borough make an eleo
trioal display. An arch or straotore
of «ome other sort ereoted at the oanal
onlvert.Uill street,and decorated with
the stars and stripes and vari-oolorod
eleotrio light balbs seems to meet the
popular Idea. This would be especial
ly fitting, as the eleotrio light employ
ed would oome from the Borough's
own plant, one of the mauicipal im
provements being oelebrated in the
day's demonstration.
Of the various strnotores that might
suggest themselves the arch would
probably be the most appropriate for
the spot. It is reoalled that tlio ma
terial used in the arch ereoted by the
Friendship Fire Company in one of
Danville's big days of the past was
carefully stored away by the ownors
with a view of finding use for it again
in the future. The Friendship Fire
Oompany is always progressive and
full of public spirit aud there is no
doubt but that an arrangement conld
be effected whereby the Borough won Id
be permitted to use the aroh. whioh
ooold be very easily reconstructed.
It is hoped that oor Borough Fath
ers will take kindly to the suggestion
and see their way clear to thus assist
in the deooratlons. Whatever is done,
however, will have to be done quick
ly, as barely two weeks intervene be
tween the present and ludependeuoe
New Safety Appliance.
New safety regulations concerning
the transportation and handling of ex
plosives were pat into efFeot on the
Pennsylvania Railroad Uonday as tli e
result of the oarefnl investigation of
the sabjeot sinoe the big wreck at
Sooth Harrisburg.
These new rales are oontained in
general notice No. 174 A, which sup
ersedes the regulations which have
been in force sinoe September 25,18H9.
Importance of the new rales beaoines
doably great since they probably will
be taken as the basis for recommenda
tions to the railroads of the oouutry,
wliioh a speoial committee of the Am
erican Railway Association will make
at the fall convention.
Chief amoug the changes in old me
thods are: First, that explosives shall
be carried only on fast freight trains
of not more than thirty cars, two
thirds of whioh shall be undei air
brakes. Second, that no high explos
ives, containing more than sixty per
ceut. of nitroglyoerine except gelatiu
dynamite, will be carried, aud, third,
that high explosives must be packed
in strong wood boxes made of lumber
not less tliau a half iuoli in thickness.
Explosives are put iu six classes,
with speoial rules goveining the load
ing, marking and transportation of
each, packages being limited to oue
hundred ponnds, so that, should the
need arise,one man ooald handle theru.
Carloads of explosives will be re
ceived only ou Mondays and Thurs
days ; less than oar load lots any day
except Saturday. In making up trains,
only one car loaded with explosives
and marked accordingly, will be put
in each train. It shall be plaoed in the
middle of the traiu with a box oar at
eaoh end, bat in no oase oloser to the
locomotive than the distance of ten
In oase of a wreok. the first duty of
employes is to prevent fire. Before
clearing up a wreok explosives are to
be carefully removed to a plaoe of safe
ty. Only steel underlrame box cars,
equipped with air brakes and in first
class oondition, so that no sparks ouu
get inside, can be used.
Via Pennsylvania Railroad, Account Meet
ing National Ednoational Association.
For the benefit of those desiring to
attend the meeting ot the National
Eduoatioual Association, to be held
at Asbnry Park.N. J,, July 3 to 7, the
Pennsylvania Railroad Company will
sell exoursion tickets to Anbury Park
from poiuts more than one hundred
miles from Asbruy Park. i.e., Chest
er, Pa., Wallingford, Pa., Villa Nova-
Pa., Spring Mill, Pa., Carpenterville,
N. J., Clayton, N. J., Bridgeport. N.
J., Waterford, N. J., and all statious
beyond these points, at rates.
These tiokets will be sold July 1, 2
and 3,and will be good to return leav
ing Asbnry Park not earlier than July
3 nor later than July 10, oxcept that
upon deposit of ticket with Joint Agent
as Asbnry Park not later tlttu Joly 10
and payment of fee of fifty cents, an
extension of return limit may he ob
tained to August 81 inclusive. Tiokets
will be sold to Asbnry Park via direot
route and also via New York City in
both directions, and will be honored
only as they read. Stop-over will be
allowed at Washington, Baltimore and
Philadelphia within trauait limit ou
going trip, and within ten days, not
to exceed final limit, will be allowed
at New York on return trip tiokets
reading through that oity by deposit
of tioket with Joint Ageut at New
York within one day after validation
at Asbnry Park and payment of fee of
sl. For Bpeoifio rates, routes and stop
over privileges consult nearest Penn
avlvauia Railroad tioket agent.
No "Spooning" in Park.
The penalty for killing in the Bor
ough Park at Pottavlile hereafter will
be a night's imprisonment in the look
op.Ohief of Polioe Davis having decid
ed to act in accordance with a petition
from prominent citizens, who aak him
to stop tiia "spooning."
The local team lost the first game of
the series with the Onban Giants Mon
day afternoon at DeWitt's Park. The
game was hotly contested from the
start and as both pitchers were in
warm weather shape the hits came
slow, and rnus still slower. Sampson
for tlio visitors allowed hot two hits
and UcOloud held the dark wouders
down to eight hits wlii.ih several times
resulted in rnus.
The audience was oomposed of peo
ple who know how the game should
be played, aud the applause was lib
eral for both teams. The visitors,
always on the alert, gathered in sev
eral whioh looked like safe ones, aud
the home team seemed auxious to ex
oel their oppouents In thrilling plays.
Logan, always in the game, knock
ed one dowa which everybody thought
was a safe hit, throwing his m%u out
at first after whioh the applause was
terrific. Too much cannot be said of
the way all the players handled the
ball iu yesterday's game and the fact
was again demonstrated that the locals
always acquit themselves creditably
wheu playing against a high grade
The crowd was smaller than was ex
pected but with favorable weather to
day the attendance will no doubt be
muoh larger.
Following is the score:
R. H. O. A. E.
Gosh. If 0 0 a 0 0
Oiayberger, 0f...... 11 8 0 1
Yerrick, 2b 0 12 2 0
Ross, 3b 0 0 1 0 0
Deeu, rf 0 0 1 0 0
Hummer, lb. . 0 0 9 0 0
Logan, ss 0 0 3 5 0
Edgar, o 0 0 2 1 0
j McCfoud, p 0 0 13 0
1 2 24 11 1
R. H. O. A. E.
Williams, 1b...... 0 0 18 0 0
Gordon, 8b 1 2 2 11
Satterfield. ss 11 0 3 0
Galloway, 1f... ... 0 11 0 0
Kelly, of 0 0 0 0 0
Barnes. 2h 0 0 1 4 0
Bradley, c 0 0 0 2 0
Lyons, rf 0 2 0 0 0
Sampson, p 1 2 5 4 1
8 8 2? 14 2
Dauville A. A....1 0000000 o—l
Cuban Giants... 0001 0002 o—B
Two-base hits Gordou. First base
ou called balls by MoCloud 2,Sampson
1. Umpire Jones Time of game J
hour 8 minutes.
Will be in Use Saturday.
Pursuant to the aotion of Gounoll
City Clerk Pattou yesterday placed an
order for one dozeu garbage cans with
a Philadelphia firm. The cans are ex
pected to arrive in a few days and
will no doubt be installed by Saturday
It is very essential that the public
should understand fully to what uses
the garbage caus are to be put. It is
not the intention that they are to be
come receptacles for any of the waste
and offall left over from the curb
stone market, which is gathered up
and hauled away by men especially
employed for that task. They are to
be used for other articles of diverse
sorts such as ciroulars, newspapers,
wrappers, peauut shells, banana peels,
&c., which scatteied about, help to
make the streets look very untidy. It
has been observed that even wheu the
paved street has beeu thoroughly clean
ed ou Saturday eveuiug by Suuday
morniug it presents a very dirty ap
peareiioe due to the thoughtlessness of
people in throwing everything they
want to get rid of out upon the street.
It is necessary that people ednoato
themselves up to the use of the garbage
can, as they will be giveu no choice
iu the matter and will be compelled to
make use of them as dirocted. The
law recently enacted by the Legislat
ure imposes a penalty for throwing
articles of the sort enumerated above
upon the street. Kven nails, screws
and the like, which often iujure horses'
feet, come iu under the act and must
be kept off the street.
While euforoing the act the Borough
is uot obliged to procure garbago cans ;
the measure has been merely adopted
by Coauoll in order to bring about
habits of tidinoss among tl.e poople
and assist in the observance ot the
Fourth of July Warning.
The able statistician of the Chicago
Tribune tabulates the Fourth of July
casualties and fire losses. Iu ten years
1,100 persons aud 5,51)3 in
jured, more or less seriously, ou In
dopeudouoe dav in teu cities. The fiie
losseß reached the suugsum of $5,(151),-
This is proof that Americans are
patriotio, but cau we uot prove our
patriotism in aome less costly and less
deadly way?
Much of the Bhootiug aud most of
the self-destruction is by children.
With them patriotism doesn't connt so
much as liaviug just a jolly good time.
Most of them do not understand ox
cept iu the vagneiit way the historic
siguifioauce of the day, and their en
thusiasm is lees of a tribute to Amer
ioa than to China. It was the latter
oountry that invented fire orackers.
Is it not worthy of consideration
that if we do not soon have a Fourth
of July reform we shall soun come to
know it as the Slaughtor of the Innoc
After all, we ought not to kill more
people iu celebrating the war nf In
dependence than were killed iu the
war itself
Patent Granted.
Attorney C. W. Clement of Sunbury,
has secured a patent for William W
Bateuian, on a sent for pipe i ouplingi.
—The Peniia. It. R. have been experi
menting with this improved coupling
seat on their air pipe connections for
cars,and it has proven very successful
Postmaster F. K. Hill, of Sunbury.
has an interest in the patent.
Lawn Social.
The Ladies' Aid Society of Trinity
Reformed Church, Stia«vberry Kidge,
will hold a lawn sooial ou the lawn
back of the oliurch ou the evening of
July tit. loe cream, oakes and other
good thing! will be for sale. All are
oordially invited to ooifle. I
j frank fiocher, of Sunbury, sou of
|S*timet Bucher, of Riverside, a brake
man iu the employ of the Peuusyl
vauia Railroad Company, Monday
passed through the second railroad ac
| oident iu a year, again sustaining in
juries of a very serious nature.
Frank, who is au extra brakeman,
Monday morning was assigned to doty
iu the R F Yard. About 3 o'clock
in the afternoon he fell under the
wheels, two oars passing over him
His left foot was crushed, his collar
bone was broken and he was lacerated
and bruised all over his body.
. He was taken to the Mary M. Pack
er Hospital for treatment. Miss Eliza
beth Huchar, sister of the injured man,
oame up to South Danville from Sun
bury 011 the 5:50 train. About 0:80
o'clock she called up the hospital by
'phone to learn the particulars as to
her brother's oouditiou.
The amputation of the left foot had
then already boon performed,the mem
ber beiug takeu oft at the iustep. It
was stated by the hospital authorities
that Frank's condition was critical al
though there was no immediate dang
er of any serious developments. He
was conscious, although as above stat
ed his collar bone was broken and he
was out and bruised from head to foot.
There is also the probability of inter
nal injuries, which may uot develop
until later
Frank had an exceedingly olose call
at Georgetown less than a year ago,
beiug hurled from the top of a liorise
car, by the breaking of an air hose,
aud sustaining injuries as the result
of which he hovered betwoeu life and.
death for some days.
WIN DSOR, Vermont, Jane 31—Mary
Rogers, who is under seuteuco to die,
Friday,(or the oold blooded murder of
her hunbaud, Marcus Rogers will got
another chance this morning.
The writ of habeas corpus of the U.
S. court Monday took the state offic
ials by sunrise. This was evident this
morning. Attorney General Fitts was
to appear 111 Windsor this afternoon to
argue on the writ in opposition to the
olaiius of error made by Mrs. Rogers'
He sent word this morning that lie
would be unuhlc to be in Windsor in
time for the hearing and an arrange
ment was 11 a V whereby the hearing
was transferred to Brattloboro. Word
of I lie change v in Kent to Judge Wheel
er and to Governor Bell.
It is considered more than likely that
Attorney General Fitts will not be
prepared to argue the case at length
this afternoon and that he will con
sent to an adjournment for a mouth.
In that ev< nt Governor Hell will neces
sarily have to issue another leprieve.
Mary Rogers was almost light hearted
this morning over the prospect of fur
ther stay in her exrcutlou.
"I am hoping for the best," she said
to her counsel, who visited her at the
prison this morniug. "It may be that
I may never have to hang."
Tlio convicted woman spent a busy
morning preparing for her appearance
in court today. She has not been out
side of the prison confines for over two
years and the prospect of a visit to the
outside woild aroused her interest in
her personal appearance.
She will bo taken to the courthouse
oil Main Htieet from the Wiudsoi pris
u by Sheriff Peck and superiutend
ent Lovell An eager curious throng
is anticipated ill the court room de
spite the heavy rain which pound in
torrents all day.
Via Pennsylvania Railroad, Accaunt Inter
national Convention United Society of
Obristran Endeavor.
For the International Convention
United Society of Christian Endeavor,
at Baltimore, Md., July 5 to 10, tlio
Pennsylvania Kailroad Company will
Hell round-trip tickets to Baltimore,at
greatly reduced rates,from all stations
onjits Hue oast of and including Pitts
burgh, Erie, and BulTalo.
Tho rate from Pittsburgh will be
SO.OO, from Altoona $7.40, Eiie sl2 00,
Williauisport sti 33, Buffalo $ll.OO,
Csuaiidaigua $'.).70, Elmira $8.50, New
York $(!.30, Newark, N. J., SO.IO,
Reading $5.15, Wilkesbarre $7.06,
Dover, Del., $3.1)0, with corresponding
reductions from all point'.
Tickets will be sold on Joly 3, 4,
and 5, good for return passage leaving
Baltimore until July 15, inclusive. On
payment of SI.OO to Joint Agent at
Baltimoro an extension of return limit
to August 31 can he obtained.
Tickets via Philadelphia permit
Stop-over within limit, if deposited
with the tickec agent at Broad Street
Special excursion tickets aie on sale
every Saturday and Sunday from Balti
more to Washington and return at rate
of $1.25 for the round trip These
tickets are good for return passage un
til the last train Sunday night, afford
ing ample opportunity for delegates to
visit the National Capital.
Reduced Rates to Mt. Gretua Via Pennsyl
vania Railroad.
For the Pennsylvania Chautauqua,
to be held at Mr. Urotna, Pa.. July 1
to August fi, 11)05, the Pennsylvania
Kailroad Company will fell special ex
cursion tickets from New York, Phil
adelphia, Chestnut Hill, Phoenix,
villi'. Wilmington, Perryville, Kred
oriok, Mil., Washington, D. 0., East
Liberty, Butler, luiilana, Ooiiuells
ville, Bedford, Clearfield, Martins
burg, Bellefonto, Woterforl, Canan
daigua, Wilkesbarre, Tumhioken. Mt.
Carmel. Lykens, and principal inter
mediate poiuts, to Mt. Uretua and re
turn, at reduced rates. Tiokets will
be sold June 25 to August 5, inclu
sive, and will be good to return until
August 1(1, inclusive. Kor specific
rates, oonsult ticket agent'.
Fire cracker accidents are almcat
The matter of sidewalk repairs at
the Court House was taken op at the
meeting of the County Commissioners
on Saturday. Repairs will hare to be
made to conform with |he relocation
of the ourb as lias been required all
along Mill street aud the work will
hare to be done promptly, too, if any
effort is to be mado to oomply with
the order sent oat by the Borough
Council that pavements be repaired
befoie the Fourth of July.
No deliuite aotiou was taken by the
Couuty Commissioners. Many persons
think there should be a concrete pave
ment iu front of the Court House,along
with massive conorete steps leading to
the entranoe. Since a goneral tearing
up is necessary there seems to be no
reasou why the work should not be
doue rightly and improvements install
ed that will add to the of
the building. The Court House arohi
teuturall, Is really a fine building and
claim is made that it is worthy of a
better pavement than the wholly out
of-date patchwork of flagstoues wliioh
oovers the sidewalk at present.
The expeuse of oouorete work would
be materially reduoed by tho proceeds
realized from tho sale of the flag
stoues aud tiie stones used in the con
struction of the steps at present, tiie
last named espeuialiy being valuable.
Horse Falls on Pavement.
A horse driveu by Heury Jones slip
ped ou oue of the rails of the trolley
traok nearly opposite Hotel Baldy yes
terday and fell flat ou the pavement.
By standi rs thought the animal was
injured but before the driver could
alight he sprang to his feet and seemed
none the worse for the fall. One of the
shafts was broken.
NEW YORK,June 21—The uprising
against tiie new rates of the Royal
Arcanum has gone far beyond the'con
trol of the Supreme council and when
the executive committee of that body
meets In Boston oue week heuoe they
will listen to protests from all over
the country. Representatives of the
oonuoil everywhere will be at the
meeting of the executive oommittee
and urge a reconsideration of the new
ly-adopted schedule. A referendum
plan will be suhinitted.oalling for the
abolishment of the new rates aud a re
turn to the system of assessments.
There is no denying that the Su
preme Council offioers are alarmed by
the revolt in the orgauization. They
expected a few complaints,but did not
look for the widespread revolt that has
happened siuoe the publication of the
new tables. Iu every subordinate coun
cil that lias held.a meeting since the
Supreme Council meeting in Atlantio
City there has been raised au objection
to the new rates aud a lesolution pass
ed oalling for their recoußideration.
Unless the executive aommittee recom
mends the abolislimeut of the new
rates, eudless litigation is sure to fol
low, Several of the most prominent
councils in this State have adopted
resolutions aud set aside fundH to fight
tiie matter iu tiie courts.
Reading's New Terminus in the
Centre of New York City.
Commencing June 25th the now Dp
town ferry at the font of Wost 23rd
stroet.N. R., New York, will be open
ed to the public and first clans ferry
boats will ply regularly between that
point aud the Jersey Oity Station.
The New Teruiiual is a modern
strnotnre beautiful HH well as utilitari
an, with every arrangement possible
for the oomfort and satisfaction of
patroiiß as well as their qaiok handl
ing. The ferry house is double decked
with two waiting rooms, the one on
the main floor being 00x80 feet and on
the upper floor 50xfi0 feet and as the
ferry boats are also double deckers,
passengers will be landed from both
the upper and lower deuks.
An eleotria cab serviae at low rates
has been provided and the cabs will
meet the passengers at the water front
instead of on the street. The Metro
politan Street Railway has co-operat
ed by putting in loops for the follow
ing liuea : 14th street, 23rd street, 28th
aud 2i)tii Stieet lines. A handsome
glass roofed aauopy or maiquise, fi
feet wide, extends alofig the street
front of the ferry, aud passengers can
step direotly into the cars without be
ing exposed to inclemeut weather or
running the gauntlet of the street
Twenty-third Street has long been
noted as a great shopping centre, the
Crosstown lines intersect with the var
ious brandies of the elevated line, all
of wliioh iiave stations on this street,
while the New York Subway presents
still another means of transportation
up or down the island ; this is further
more the heart of the hutel and theatre
With the openinx of this new ferry
the old Whitehall Terminal (South
Ferry) will be discontinued, but the
Liberty Street Kerry will be maintain
ed with service unimpaired.
Reduced Rates to Highland-Poughkeepsie
Course via Pennsylvania Railroad.
On account of the Intercolegiate
Rowing Regatta over the Highland-
Poughkeepnie course on the Hudson
River, Wednesday, June 28, the Penn
sylvania Railroad Company will sell
round-tup ticket* to Highland or
Poutfhkeepsie on June 27 and 28, good
to return until June 2 i,inclusive,from
principal stations on its lines, at rate
of single fare for the round trip.
Installed Oas Engine.
Julias Heim iustulled a gas engiue
at his suspender factory on Ferry
street ye-turday to take the plaoe of
the water motor, whioli has done ser
vioe up to the present. The gas engine
is of two-horse powor and Is installed
for the purpose of Increasing the pro- i
duct of the plant. There are at pres- I
ant fourteen machines in operation. I
The Uoverument is entailing a very
heavy expense in establishing and
maintaining rural free delivery of our
mails, and it is proving suoli a con
venience to the people, that very few
who liavj experienced its advantages
would be willing to do Without it.
But tho Qoverument oxpeots to be
reimbursed for its great outlay, by au
increased amount of mail to be carri
ed,on which postage is to be paid, aud
it expects everybody to play fair in
this matter. It is, therefore, required
that all mail matter dropped into a
bux most have tiie requiste amount of
postage stamps on it, or a suftioient
amount of money in the box to pay
the postage, and anything found in a
box, wliioh is not thus stamped or lias
not enough cash with it to pay the
postage, is to be lifted by the carrier
aud brought to tiie, post office where it
will be "lipid for postage" according
to law.
We have published this fact before,
but thero are some who, it seems.iiave
not learned tho faot or else tliiuk they
cau slip iu a letter to a frieud by drop
ping it into tus letter box, their line
of reasoning probably being that as
the letter need not bo handled by any
goveruinout official, thero noed bo no
postage paid on it. But those boxes
are erected under the protecting care
of government and thus form part of
the post offioe department, although
paid for by the Individual, and, there
fore, nothing cau be permitted to pass
through them witliont postage being
paid thereon.
Carriors, who are expeoted to be ob
liging aurl accommodating, have 110
choice in the matter, as tlmir instruc
tions are imperative, to lift every pieoe
of mailable matter found in a box, for
wliioh tliore is not provision for post
age, and if the postage is not forth
coming iu a specified time the missive
is seut to the Dead Letter Office.
Let everybody play fair, therefore,
with the government, and there will
be no cause for oomplaint if intended
notes dropped into lotter boxes fail to
reach their destination.
Death of an Old Soldier,
In Llinetsniie township, Monday
morning, June IDtli, 1905. Henry Mill
er a soldior of the civil war. The de
ceased was 72 years of aue.
Will Assign Camp Sites
At nt. Qretna Friday
The regimental quartermasters of
tho Third brigade of the . National
Guard of Pennsylvania will meet the
brigade quartermaster at Alt. Gretna
011 Friday to he aligned' camp sites
for the annual camp of the brigade
there from July 8 to July 16.
The soldiers of the brigade will leave
for camp on Friday, July 7, and will
do camp dnty until Monday. July 10,
when a two days' march will bo the
innovation of this year's oarap.
The line of march haw not an yet
been selected by General J. P. S. Gob
in, oonimauder of the brigade, but it
in known that the soldiers* wiil leavo
camp on Monday,to be gone two days.
En route they will be equipped with
shelter tents and will proceed as if in
pursuit of tho enemy. The camp kitch
ens will be of the movable grate kind
aud will be set up where the various
regiments of tho brigade halt for food
aud rest.
Unusual interest in this innovation
is manifest among the mouibers of the
State Guard this year. Returning from
the two days march the soldiers will
go into the regular camp at Mt. Uretna
and prepare tor tho inspections which
will take about three days.
Via Pennsylvania Railroad. Account Lewis
and Clark Exposition and Various
On aoconnt of the Lewis anil Clark
Exposition at Portland, Ore , June 1
to October 16, aud various conventions
to be held in oities on the Pacific
Coast during the Summor, the Penn
sylvania Railroad Company will sell
round-trip tickets on specified dates,
from all stations on its linos, to San
Francisco aud Los Angoles, April 9 to
September 27; to Portland, Seattle,
Tacoma,Victoria, Vancouver, aud San
Diego, May 22 to September 27, at
greatly reduced rates.'
lor dates of sale and specified in
formation concerning rated and routes,
consult nearest ticket agent.
Auditor's Nolice.
In re, First and Final Account of O.
F. Ferris, Administrator of tho
estate of llo.aie 11. Formaii, late
of the iiomuuli »>f Danville, ill tho
County ot Mnotour and State of
Pennsylvania, deceased.
Tho undeisigned appointed by the
Orphan's Const of HIUII County Audit
or to distrih' t.i t'te sui.l linlanoe In
the hands i i tho said Accountant to
and among the paitirs legally entitled
thereto, will meet ull parti, s interest
ed for the purposes of hisappoiutuirrt
at his Law ottices.No lOti Mill streot,
Danville, Pa., on Friday, June 80th,
1905, at ten o'clock in the forenoon of
tho said day, where and when all ptr
sons having olaims on the said fund
are required to make and provo the
same or bo forever dnharred from
thereafter coining in upou the said
A uditor.
Danville, Pa.. May 81st, 11105
On Sunday, June lticli, at high noon
the Rnv. Edwin L. Kistler, a son of
Mr. and Mrs. E D. Kistler, of Harks
county, Pa., and Miss Marv IC. Culp,
daughter of Mrs. Albert Culp of
near Suubury, woro united in mar
riage. A sumptuous dinner follow
ed the ceremony. The Rev. Mr.
Kistler is pastor of three congrega
tions in the vicinity of Suubusy. The
oaromouy was performod by flev W.
E. Weuner, of Kimberton, Chester
county, who was a classinato of Rov.
Kistler at Muhlenberg College and the
Mt. Airy Lutheran Theological Som
The picnic season was opened Sat
urday by the annual outing of the Iron
Moulders' Union of Danville and fate
had decreed that the first picnic of
the season in point of atteudanoe,
weather conditions and in fnil measure
of harmless enjoyment shonld be a
well-rounded aud unqualified suocess.
Tl • stova works iu all departments was
shut down, all the employes taking a
day off. Tho greater number probably
joined the moulders at DeWitt's Park.
The day was quite warm, whioli made
the cool breezes which at all times
play through the Park all the more en
joyable. The entire day.althongh there
were fully eight hundred persons on
the grounds, was marked with the
utter abseuoe of accident or ooour
renoe of any sort to mar the pleasure.
The local lodge of moulders, some
seventy strong, headed by the Wash
ington drum corps,about 10:30 o'olock
marohed to the park In a body. A
general invitation had been tendered to
the publio aud the crowd soon follow
ed. About noon the Park presented a
pretty scene. Bach family with speci
al fiiends invited, or two or more
families grouped together occupied the
innumerable tables scattered about the
grove. It was evident from the
scores of well filled baskets taken to
the Park and bv the time spent around
tiie tables that dinner washy no means
the least important feature of the day.
In tiie afternoon dancing began,
which continued until late Saturday
eveniug, the Iron Moulders aud their
friends being the first to enjoy the
large dancing pavilion. In addition to
the dancing the swings and other
similar devices for entertaining the
younger element were kept moving.
Next to dancing, however, the merry
go-round was the attraction and its
capacity, big as it is,was sorely taxed
to accommodate the waiting crowd.
The game of base ball scheduled be
tween the Danville Club aud Wilkes-
Barre oould not be pullod off owing to
the non-arrival of the Wilkes-Barre
team. A game of base ball was play
ed between the Danville A. A. aud the
Stove Moulders' team. In order to add
to the interest of the game the
two batteties were exchanged. Edgar
aud McCloud of the Danville A. A.
went to the Stove Moulders and Walk
er aud Mintzer of the Stove Works
played with the A. A. The latter
team won out on a small margin.
NEW YORK, June 21. The tallest
structure in the world id soon to be
orected in New York. When complet
ed it will ocoupy the space at tlio
southeast corner of Twenty-fourth
street and Madison avenue, where Dr.
Parkhurst's clinroh now stands.
The tower will be erected' by the
Metropolitan Life Insnrauce Company
whose home office building ocoopies
most of the block hounded by Twenty
third ami Twenty-fourth Btreets and
Madison and Fourth avenues,and will
be higher than the Washington monu
ment. There will be offices in the tow
er and an observatory at the top.
Via Pennsylvania Railroad, Aocount Con
vention American Medical Association.
On account of the convention of the
American Medical Association, to be
held in Portland, Ore., July 11 to 14,
the Pennsylvania Railroad Company
will ran a personally-conducted tour,
visiting the beautiful resortß in the
Canadian Rookies, Seattle, Tacoma,
and Portland, allowing four days in
the latter city for attending the ses
sions of the convention and for visit
ing the Lewis and Clark Exposition,
and Ave and one-half days in the Yel
lowstone Park, a full and complote
tonr of that wonderland. Tickets cov
ering every necessary expense euroste,
except hotel accommodations in Port
land, will be sold at the very low rate
of 1215 from all stations on the Penn
sylvania Railroad, except Pittsburgh,
from whioh the rate will be {2lO. A
special train of high-grade Pallman
equipment will leave New York, Phi
ladelphia. Harrisburg, and Pittsburg,
Monday, Jnly 3. Tho route will be
via Chicago and St. Paul to Banff Hot
Springs, Laggan, and Glacier, in the
Canadian Rockieß, thence to the Paci
fic Ooaßt. Returning the ronte will
lie through the States of Washington,
Oregon, Idaho, and Montana, to the
Yellowstone Park, and thence via Bil
lings ami Omaha to Chioago, reaching
New Ynik on July 20. For further in
formation consult Pennsylvania Rail
road ticket agents. A descriptive
itinerary will ho scut im applioation
to Geo. W. Boyd, General Passenger
Agent, Broad Streit Station, Phila
delphia, Pa.
Descriptive Publication leaned by th®
Pennsylvania Railroad Company on Ac
count of the Heating of the Educational
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company
has issued an attraotivo booklet de
scriptive of Anbury Park. 'J'he pub
lications is designed to preseut the at
tractions and olaims of Asbory Park as
a summer seaside resort, and also to
annonnoe the reduced rate arrange
ments on account of the metting of
the National Educational Association,
which wilt be hold at Ashury Park
July 8 to 7.
Persona desiring information con
cerning this popular resort may ob
tiiu a copy of the booklet by inclosing
two cents in poslagn stamps to Goo.
W. Boyd. General Passengqt Agent,
Pennsylvania Railroad, Philadi Iplila,
Took Princeton Examinations.
Bdwiu Moore, O. H. 8. 'OS, return
ed Saturday evening from Wilkesbarre
where he took the preliminary exami
nations to Prinoeton University. Mr.
Mooie intends to enter the Freshinau
Class at Prinoeton in the fall and take
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Keep your hair dark and rich
and postpone age. If you will
Hair Vigor
only use Ayer's Hair Vigor,
your gray hair will soon have
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youth. Sold for 60 years.
" I am now over fiO year* old, and I hav«
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wonder to every one who m-es it. And not a
gray hair hi it, all due to Ayer'a llair Vigor."
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91-00 a bottle. j. c. atkr 00.,
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School Athletics.
The subject of school atlileticß is at
tracting much attontiou of late, both
in Pennsylvania and New York, since
it hi"! been found that the health of
the public school childreu in cities is
defective far beyond anything the in
spectors had anticipated. Much of this
weakness is traced to lack of fresh air
and facilities for active exercise, and
so pressiug is the need for improving
the physical development of the popils
chat in New York a Pablio School
Athletic League was forniel of promi
nent busiueas meu to interest the boys
in athletics.
So successful was this league that
just the other day the Hoard of Esti
mates authorized $300,000 for the pur
chase of athletic fields for school boys.
More than 30,000 boys have entered
this year iu the preliminary ioonds of
the Spring contests,and as no papil is
allowed to oompete nnines he is up to
the staudard iu conduct aud studies,
the moral aud intellectual good effect
of school athletics is quite as marked
as the physioal.
Recently at the Friends' yearly meet
ing in Philadelphia, this question was
widely discussed. Presidnnt Swain,
of Swarthmore College, was most em
phatic in nis favor of sports,declaring
"Every boy and girl must have the
playgrouud. Experience of twentj-five
years with the young couviiiccs me
that the athletic field Is a necessity."
Another speaker statod that fifty per
cent, of all bank clerks die of consump
tion before middlo agu bncause the
majority of them have failed to build
up their bodies by athletic exorcise in
Few, nowadays, decry the expense
of providing menus to insure this
building np of the body. Frequently,
opportunities for exercise are furnish*
ed by publio playground*, which are
inereaisng both in number and favor,
but it is especially essential that each
school building have a big yard.
Nafr. Always reliable. Lad lea, ask Druggist for
ti«ld metallic boxen, sealed with blue ribbon.
Take no other. Kefuae dangerous aubatl
taUoaiand Imitations. Huyof your Druggist,
or aeud 4e. In stamps for Partlrulara, Testi
monials and " Keller for Ladlra," in letter,
by return Mall. 10,000 Testimonials. Sold bj
ail Druggist*.
IIN Madison Nqaare, PHILJU, PA*
If you hsven't a regular, healthy movement of the
bowels every day, you'ro 111 or will be. Keep your
bowels open, and be well. Force, In the nhapo of
violent physic or pill poison, is dangeronß. Tho
smoothest, eaaieat, most porfect way of keeping
the bowels clear and clean is to take
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Good, Never Sicken, weaken orQrlpe; 10, 25 and
60 cents por bos. Write for free sample, and book*
let on health. Address 43 3
Sterling Remedy Company, Chicago or New York.
112 Bend model, sketcb or photo of Invention for''
112 free report on patentability. For free book, <
5 KgrRADyjARjCS^: :
First Class Coal
Lowest Prices In town
Thos. A. Schott
mescription DRUBBIST,
Opposite Opera House.
Matrtot Attorn*/ of Montoar Oountj.
Best Coal in Town.
Take your prescriptions to
Two Registered Pharmacists In eharga
Par* Fraah Drnfi and full Una of Patent
Medicines and Sundries.
Eye. >3Bted, treated aiul fitted with
glasses. No Sunday Work.
311 Market St.. - - B oomstiurfi, Pa
Hours— lo a. m. to sp. m.
d r. j. sweTs fort,
Uses ODONTUNDER for the painless ex
traction of teeth. Dentistry in all
ite branches and all work guar
Opposite Opera Mouse, Danville.
A. M. A. M. A. M. P.M,
New York .lv 200 .... 1000 140
P. M
-<craulon ft 17 ... 160
P. M. •
liutrain ... .lv II 80 yis
Hcrant-oii ar 668 10U6 ...» .
A. M. A. M. P. M. P. »
Scranton lv tftHti *lO id fl 66 *0 85
Bellevue «...
ray lor ft 14 IU 17 IUS ft 44
Lackawanna ft 5U Hi 24 *2 10 ft ftu
Duryea... ft 63 10 '2b tig 66a
Plttaton ft 6ft 10 48 217 667
ttuaquehamm Ava 701 10 87 310 659
West Plttaton 7 0f» 10 41 228 702
Wyoming 710 10 4ft 227 707
Forty Port 2 81
Bennett 717 10 52 284 714
KI ngHton ar 724 10 Mi 240 720
W llkea-Uarre ai 740 11 10 260 780
Wllke*-Barre ..lv 7 111 10 40 280 710
Kingston lv 724 10 66 240 72U
Plymouth Jiuio
Plymouth 785 11 06 249 TM
Nanticoke 748 11 18 268 7*87
Hull lock's 7IH 11 19 808 748
Shlckuhmuy ft U1 1121 820 758
Hicks Kerry «11 Ml 4H 830 f8 08
Beach Haven Blu 1148 ay? 809
Berwick 827 11 64 844 817
Brlarcreek f*B2 .... f8 50
Willow tirove fs ifl f8 64 fa 24
Mine Kldge 8 44! H2U* 868 18 28
Espy. H4b 12 16 400 884
Bloomshurg 868 12 22 418 840
Kupert 857 12 25 416 846
Catawlssa 9U2 12 82 412 850
Danville 416 11 44 448 906
Cameron 924 H2 67 448
Northumber'd . ..HI Miu 110 466 980
M. A. M. P. M.P M
Northumnerl # t>4s fIOOO fl 60 *536
i 'amerou ft 57 f2 0l 112
Danville 707 10 19 211 648
Catawlasa 721 10 82 228 658
Kupert 72ft 10 37 229 601
Bloomshurg 782 10 41 288 005
Espy 7 3ft 10 48 240 618
Lime Kldge 744 flo 6l 112 2 4fl fb 20
Willow (irova f7 48 f2 60
Brlarcreek 7 62 f2 58 18 27
Berwick 76 7 11 06 261 B*B4
Beech Haven M(J6 fll 12 808 841
Hlcka Perry 811 fll 17 809 64T
Shlckshlnny ... 82V 1191 i2O IB 69
Hunlock'a <BB 481 f7 09
Nauticoke 88 1144 838 714
Avondale fill 842 722
Plymouth 846 Hal 84T |7 88
Plymouth June 847 .... 862
Kingston . ar 855 11 69 400 788
Wllkes-Barre ar tf IU 12 10 410 750
Wilkes Harre lv 840 11 40 860 730
Kingston.... IV 866 1169 400 738
Lur.erne 868 al2 02 408 742
Forty Fort f9 00 407 ....
Wyoming not, 12 08 412 17 48
Weal PI tut on 910 417 768
Susquehanna Ave.... 01H 12 14 420 766
Pittston .9 19 12 17 424 801
Duryea »28 429 800
Lackawanna W '2ft 482 810
I'aylor HS2 440 BIT
Bellevue M .
scran ton ....ar H42 12 86 460 826
A. M. P. M P,M
scranton.... iv 10 26 (166 .... 1110
A. M
Buffalo .*r .... T66 ... 700
A. M. P. M P.M A.64
Scranton I<* 10.20 12.40 t8 86 *2
P.M. P. Ail P.M A. **
New York ar 880 500 786 060
•Dally, fDally exoept Monday.
Htopa on signal or on notice to eondnotor.
a stops on slKnal to take on passengers for
New York, Klnghaiuton and points west.
T. K. Ci.AKK E T. W. LKK
U*n Hiii**rlntfo>d»nt. «•»».
Philadelphia and
Reading 1 Railway
For Philadelphia 7.68,11.26 a. m.and 1.64
For New York 7 63. 11:23 a. in.and 1.64 p. ■
For CatßWlMga 11:28 a. in, and 0:36 p. no
Kor Mloomfhur* 11:23 a. m. aud 0.86 p. u»
K»»r Milton 7:68 a. m., and 8:60 p. m.
Kor Wllltaiuspor t 7:58 a. in., and M6O p a
Leave Philadelphia 111:21 a. m.
Leave Wllllamn|a>rt 10.00 a. nj. 4:80 p. a.
Leave Milton 141.87 a. m.,5.19 p m.
Leave Bloomshurg 7:87 a. m., B.Ba pn»
Leave Catawlaaa 7:40 a. m.. 8:30 p. m.
\ rant expreaa train from Heading Termta
Philadelphia lo New York every hoar from
7.00 a. in.to 7.nil p. m. Same M«rvtc« role re
From Chealnut Street Ferry.
For South Street «n rniiiuiiiui
ATLANTIC CITY 5.00 a. in. Exp.; 6.00 a. m,
Lcl.; 9.00 a. •». Exp. II 20 a. ui. Exp. I.OU p.
m. fcxp. (Saturday only) 2.00 p. ro. Exp. 4.00 p
in. Exp. *si minutea 4.3) p. ni. Bxp. 6.U0 p. m.
Exp. 00 minutes. 5.10 pm Lcl. 5.40p m Exp.
7.15pm Exp.
CAPE MA Y—8.50 a. m. Lxp 1.40 p. m. Kxp.
(Saturday only.) 4.15 p. m Kxp. 90 minutes. 5.40
OCEAN CITY- 8.10 a. m. Blxp. 8 50 a m. Lcl.
1.40 p. 111. Kxp. (Saturday only. 4.20 p. m. Exp.
5.80 p. m. Lcl.
SEA IBLE CITY.-8.80 a.m. Lcl. 1.40 p. m.
Saturday only. 4.20 p m. Kxp.
BU. AY 14 ,
ATLANTIC CITY.-—O.OO a. m. Lcl. 7 80 a m.
VI Exc. 8.00 a. m. Exp. 9,00 a. m Exp. 10.00 a. m.
h xp. 5.00 p m Lcl. 7.15 p 111 Exp.
CAPE MAY-7.80 a. m. 91 Exc. 8.00 a it . Lcl
8.4.) am Exp. 5.00 pm Lcl.
in. #1 Exc. 9.15 a. m. Exp. 6 00 p. m. Lcl.
Detailed time tablea at tlcaet ouicm, 18ti
and Cbeetnnt Streets, 834 Chestnot street!
884 Chest nut Street, 100b Chestnut Street,
South 8d Street, 8909 Market Street and at
Union Transfer Company will eail for
check baggage from hotels and resideneea.
U.a'l. Hvpt. awi'L Pun. ▲«

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