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Grovania for Danville 5.35 a. m.
Danville (or Yorks 5.50 a. m.
Danville tor Roberta Store 6.40 a. m.
Danville for Bloomsburg 0.20 a. m.and
every 40 minutes until 9.40 p. m.
Danville for Grovanla 11 p, m.
Urovania for Bloomsbury 5.35 a. m.
Blooinsbuyg for Danville 6.00 a. in.and
every 40 minutes nntil 9 p. m.
9. 40 p. m.to Grovania only.
10. SO p. m.to Danville.
Saturdays all cars will run through
from 7.00 a. m. until 11.00 p. in. 11.40
p. m.to Orovania only from Danville
and Bloomsburg.
SUNDAYS.—First oar will leave
Danville for Bloomsburg at 8.20 a. in.
and every forty minutes until 9.40 p. m.
11.00 p. m.to Grovauia only.
First oar will leave Bloomsbnrg for
. Danville at 8.30 a.m. and every forty
i minutes until 9.00 p. m. 9.40 to Grova-
A nia only. 10.20 p. m.to Danville.
Special attention given to chartered
* oar parties. Illuminated cars a special
■*y -Rates on application.
**V Both 'Phones,
c A. L. DAVIS, Superintendent.
t.ll A. M. 9.00 A.M.
10.17 " 18.10 P.M.
3.81 P. M 4.81 "
560 " 7.51 *
0.17 A.M. " 4.81 P.M.
D. L & W. R R.
7.07 A. M. 9.16 A. M.
10.18 " 13.44 P. M.
1.11 P.M. 4.88 "
548 " 9.10 "
1 07 A. M. 13.44 P M.
5.48 P.M. 910 "
7.58 A. M. 11.28 A. M.
1.66 P.M. 6.85 P.M.
7.56 A. M. 11.21 A. M.
8.58 P. M. 6.88 P. M.
Mrs. Zerflug, of Sunbury, who is
visiting her daughter, Mrs. George A.
Roasman ou Pine street, met with a
terrible fall yesterday afternoon, but
esoaped withbut slight injuries.
The Rossmau home is being re
modeled and the rear part of tl) e
house just now is in an unfinished
state. There is a porch ou a level
with the seoond story. The railing
guarding the outer edge had been re
moved and a loose soautliug had been
made to do doty in its stead.
Mrs. Zerttng was standing on the
porch aud unaware of the insecure
nature of the support undertook to lean
agaiust the railing. In an iustaut
■he went over backward falling to
the grouud below a distance of some
fifteen feet.
In falling she missed striking a rain
barrel by only a hairbreadth and
what was still more fortuuate lauded
In a grape vine which broke her fall
and caused her to laud ou her feet.
Uri. Knifing braised her shoulder
pretty badly aud was considerably
the worse for the Bhook, but uo boues
were broken. It was thought last
eveuing that ber injuries are very
alight and she was restiug easily.
Bent Her Double.
"I knew no one, for tour weeks,
when I was sick with typhoid fever and
kidney trouble," writes Mrs. Anpie
Hunter, of Pittsburg, Pa.,"and when
I got better, although I had one of the
best dootors I oould get, I was bent
double, and had to rest my hands on
my kueea when I walked. Kroiu this
terrible affliction I was rescued by
Electrio Ritters, which restored my
health and streugth, and now I can
walk as straight as ever. They are
simply wonderful." Guaranteed to
oure stomach, liver aud kidney dis
orders; at Paules & (Jo's. Drug Store:
price 600.
Fourth of July at hospital O
As lias been the custom for years
the Fourth was again oelebrated in an
appropriate manner at the State Hos
pital. The wards and halls were dec
orated with flags and bunting as a
reminder of the day, and in the after
noon the ÜBoal field sports were in
dulged in.
Five hundred of the iumates were
taken out on the lawn to enjoy the
games, whioh lasted the greater part
of the afternoou, aud in whioh the
patients were the contestants. The
contests consisted of wheelbarrow
raoe, three-legged race, skirt race,
potato raoe, bag raoe, tng-of-war,
driving the uail, and other simi
lar sports. Eaah viotor was presenti d
with a small silk flag as a prize. The
Hospital orchestra furnished the mu
sic, and cake and lemonade was serv
ed as ref realimeuts.
That the patients enjoyed the con
teata immensely was plaiuly evident
to a spectator.
Band Concert.
The Oatawiasa Hand rendered a con
cert on theOourt iiouHe grounds Tues
day afternoon. The Oatawiasa Hull
is one of the finest iu this seotiou
and its merits are well known in Dau
vilie. Consequently it had a big nu
dienoe during the ooucert. Its per
formance was much praised by Dan
ville people aud visitors alike.
Woman's Narrow Escape.
Mrs. Lohmau, of Rorwtok, witii a
babe in her arms fell aoiue 15 feet
down over the abutmeut at the (Jata
wlkaa river bridge, Saturday, aud rs
oaped with Beveral bad bruiseß. Every
one thought the babe would be killed,
but it escaped all injury. Mrs. Leh
man had just got off the tiolley ; ahe
stepped npon a stone,which gave way
and caused her to fa|l.
Expressmen to Organize.
Steps have been taken for the reor
ganization of the luternatioual Rroth
erhood of Railway Expressmen. The
•w brothel hood was organi-xeri flr-t iu
Maroh 1904, in Lancaster, Pa., but the
formation of two rival organisations
, and a strike at that time retarded its
growth The rival organizations have
■ disbanded sinoe then, aud the fluid ia
now dear for the work of building up
•he expressman's organisation.
There is on exhibition in the wind
ow of Uoore's hardware store a minia
ture looomotive and tender built bv
Edwaid Rupp,-sou of our townsman,
Harmon Rupp, East Front street,that
is a wonder of meohanioal skill and
painstaking workmanship.
The locomotive was built by Mr.
Rupp when he was in the employ of
the Baldwin Looomotive Works, of
Philadelphia, several years ago. He
4 was at the time highly complimented
by his employers, and the mechanism
has sinoe been the subject of much
favorable oritioism from mechanical
experts. Mr. Ropp at present is in
the employ of the Vulcan Iron Works,
The looomotive is 30 inches long
and 8 inches high, the tender is 10 in
ches long and 5 inohes high. It is a
model of the Pennsylvania passenger
engine, number 888. The patterns for
the different parts were all made by
Ur. Rupp, who also made the castings
and assembled the parts.
The extreme wonder of the locomo
tive is the attention that Mr. Rupp
has paid to small details—eaoli and
every part that appeared on P. R. R.
looomotive nnmber 888 is reproduced
in the miniature connterpart.
The Patriots of Peace.
Remember what Sherman said about
war? It also applies to Independence
day and the popping, roariug, crack
ing, whooping, explodiug that drives
folk almost to insanity and means that
we are a nation of patriots and are so
glad of it that every year we burn
tons of powder and maim, mutilate
and oripple between 4,000 and 5,000
human beings—mostly boys
And the popular idea of patriotism
is war. We are glad we fought or
that our ancestors fought, and the
hair bristles on the back of our necks,
and we feel, by hokey. that we cau
tight again and that the foreigners
from London Town to Vladivostok
had better keep off the toes of your
Uncle Sam. Huh !
All right. The navy is growing
aud we are spending millions for tar
get practice and more millions for
great guns. But let's hope hard that
there will never be another war, and
that widows aud orphans will never
again be made in a strife with other
nations or at home God grant it, is
the prayer of the millions. •
A patriot isn't necessarily a soldier.
A man doesn't have to storm a fort to
prove that he loves his country. That
kiud of bravery is fine. It gets into
the papers and there is a thrill of
pride even in the later days when
flowers are strewn on graves and wom
en in black weep.
But don't you forget that there ate
more patriots today than ever before.
There are millions of them. They are
behiud oouuters and In shops; they
are ruuniug locomotives and tilling
farms. They are not thinking much
aboat war. They have no hatred in
their hearts.
Au<i how is it that tliey are patriota?
Booausn they are tryiug to do their
duty as American citizens. That is
Tiiey toil till their backs are stoop
ed and their hands gnarled and knot
ted. They rear homes aud honor good
women. They bring up children and
eduoate them. They do not hesitate
to deny themselves to the end that
those who ooine after them Bhall find
greater opportunity and till a better
place iu the affairs of the world thau
did their pareuta.
They are the fathers and mothers of
progress. They are the bone and
blood and sinew that make the nation
strong. They are the living exponents
of charity, decenoy, energy and hum
an love, and they are stronger than
the combined armies and navies of the
And so. while the explosions in
memory of '7O shake the earth, bo
glad that you are a worthy member of
that great army—The Patriots of
God guide thein all.
Visiting His Family.
Lawrenoe Butler, who is employed
at Sault Saiute Marie,Canada,a rrived
in this oity Monday for a visit with
hie family over the Fourtii of July.
Mr. Butler says there are several Dan
ville people employed at the same
plaoe among them being Edward
Books, W. S. Craig and Theodoie
A Pew Hits of Wholftnomr AdTto*
Fur the PeHlmlatl.
Don't talk about your hard luck.
Rofuse to recognize It. ltefueo to be
lieve In it. Scorn to whine about It.
Get the whine out of your voice, or It
will stop tbe development and growth
of your body. It will narrow and
shrink your mind. It will drlvo nway
your friends. It will make you unpop
ular. Quit your whining; brace up; go
to work; be something; stand for some
thing; fill your place In the universe.
Instead of whining around, exciting
only pity and contempt, face about and
make something of yourself. Ileach up
to the staturo of n strong, ennobling
womanhood, to the beauty and strength
of a superb womanhood. There Is
nothing the matter with you. Just qult_
your whining and goto work.
If you continually talk about your
bad luck and moan about your 111 for
tune, you create for yourself an atmos
phere of misfortune which will certain
ly overwhelm you unless you stop In
The man or woman who persistently
fears that such and such a thing Is not
going to turn out well Is enl|t<tlng pow
erful forces against success.—Boston
There was once Inn North Carolina
court a case that has gone down as
history In the Judicial cnnals of tbe
state. It appears that a debtor named
Jenkins, when solicited to close an old
open account by note, agreed to do so
provided he should be allowed to draft
tbe instrument. This was granted him,
whereupon he presented the creditor
with the following:
"I, Samuel Jenkins, agree to pay
John Hugglus S2OO whenever conven
ient, but It Is understood that said Jen
j Una Is not to be pushed. Witness my
' hud and seal this day of
Han Ml Jenkins."—Harper's WmUi
It is believed that ont of the grand
chorus, which was so successful
dered at the Court House, Fourth of
July, will grow a permanent chorus
heuoeforth to be maintained in our
The chorus proved one of the great
est features of the celebration, and
hundreds of people, it is said, came to
Danvillo expressly for the pleasure of
hearing it. It is gratifying that they
were not disappointed.
It was indeed a Ann success, marked
by harmouy, correot reading with all
the lights and shades essential to the
fullest eHeot. Dr. Stock is a thor
ough musician and he ha? proven
himself a most competent director.
The chorus was Dr. Stook's own con
ception and it must be highly gratify
ing to him that it soored such a suc
cess and that it was so highly appre
ciated by the public. That in prepar
ing for the ohorus Dr. Stock sacrificed
much of his own valuable time goes
without saying.
| Royal Arcanum Takes Action.
The Royal Aroaunm Councils of
Wilkesbarre, Pittston. Ashley. Hazle
ton, White Haven, Mountain Top,
Kingston, Plymouth ami a number of
others from that locality have passed
resolutions demaudiug that the Grand
Pennsylvania meet not lat
er than July 15 and oall upon the Su
preme Council to revoke the aotion
increasing the rates. The resolutions
declare: "We do not oonoede the
right of the Supreme Couucil to
change tho existing rates of assess
ment that shall force the older mem
bers out of-order. We', therefore, pro
test against the notion bf the Supreme
Council as an injustice to all mem
bers. We oonsidor that- the new plan
is a violation of promises made to all
members upon joiniug the order, and
the proposod change of rates would
tend to disrupt the orJer." Other
Councils all over the stato are taking
similar action.
It Will Surprise You—Try It.
IT IS the medioino above all others
for catarrh an<l is worth its weight in
gold. Ely's Cream Balm does all that
is claimed for it.--B. W. Sprery,Hart
ford, Conn.
MY SON was afflicted with catarrh.
He used Ely's Cream Balm and the
disagreeable catarrh all left him,—J.
C. Olmstead, Areola, 111.
•The Balm does not irritate or cause
sneezing Sold by "drnggists at 50 cts,
or maile 1 by Ely Brothers, Oli Warren
St , New York.
Reading's New Terminus in the
Centre of New York City.
Commencing June 25th the new up
town ferry at the foot of Woßt 2Hrd
street,N. K., New York, will be open
ed to the public aud first class ferry
boats will ply regularly between that
point aud the Jersey City Station.
The New Terminal is a modern
structure beantiful as well as utilitari
an, witli every arrangement possible
for the comfort and satisfaction of
patrons as well as their quick handl
ing. The ferry house is double decked
with two waiting rooms, the one on
the main floor being 00x80 fret and on
the upper floor 50xG0 feet and as the
ferry boats are also double deokers,
passengers will be lauded from both
the upper and lower decks.
Aii electric cab serviue at low rates
has beou provided and the cabs will
meet the passengers at the water (rout
instead ol on the street. The Metro
politan Street Railway has co-operat
ed by patting in loops for the follow
ing linos: 14tli street, 23rd street. 28th
and 2»th Struct lines. A handsome
glass roofed canopy or maiqnise,6
feet wide, extends along the street
front of the ferry, and passengers can
step directly into the cars without be
iug exposed to inclement weather or
running the ganntlet of the street
Twenty-third Street has long been
noted as a great shopping centre, the
Orosstown linos intersect with the var
ious branches of the elevated line, all
of whioh have stations on this street,
while the New York Snbway presents
still another moans of transportation
np or down the Island ; this is farther
more the heart of the hotel and theatre
With the opening of this new ferry
the old Whitehall Terminal (Sooth
Ferry) will be discontinued, but the
Liberty Street Ferry will be maintain
ed with sorvice unimpaired.
the Sunday Schools.
The Exeoutive Board of the Montour
County Sunday School Association
will hold a meeting in the Y. M. O.
A. parlors Friday, July 7, 1905, at
2.30 o'clock p. m. All pastors and
Sunday Sohools Superintendents are
most cordially invited to attend so
that they may learn the plaos of Mr.
E. Math ins, of Highspire, Fa., who
has been selected by the Pennsylvania
Sabbath School Association, to work
up and enconrage greater interest iu
Sunday School work.
Yonrs sincerely,
Ulias. O. Lercli,
Pies, of Montour S. S. Association.
Charged With Larceny.
Harry Shutt was arraigned before
Justine of the Peace Oglesby Saturday
oharged witli larceny, the prosecutor
being Joliu Weir. He was held for
court in SIOO bail.
Employment Certificates.
All persons between fourteen and
sixteen years of ago who desire to se
curo employment certificates should
file their applications either today or
tomorrow, as Borough Superintendent
Oordy intends loaving town in a few
John Minoemoyer and daughter
Helen, of Williamsport, are spending
a few days as guests of the former's
brother.. Chief of Polios Minoemoyer,
this oity. |
The game of bus ball at Dewitt'a
Park ou Tuesday afternoon proved to
be one of the moit important*features
of the day. The Danville A. A. had
for their opponents the sturdy Spring
field team, of Shainokin, and a battle
royal was ezpeoted.
The orowii began to gather two
hoars before the game and long before
the first ball was pi tolled the grand
stand was filled to its fail capacity,
folly one half the seats being occu
pied by ladies It was the largest orowd
that ever attended a game at the park,
aud the euthusiasnj ran high, The
visitors had a great many friends on
the grounds who olieered each good
play vigorously Of course the looal
fans were all ou hand rooting for the
lioine team, and eaoli side tried to
outdo the other in the matter of cheer
ing MoOloud was in the box for
Danville and Skoskie for the visitors.
MoUloud was at Ills beat and up to
the ninth inning followed only two
hits. In the ninth however, after two
man were ont the locals, by a mi splay
allowed a man to get on Brat. This
was followed by a hit, aud with men
on first and eeoond Bingham oanght
one jnat at hia liking and by a a beau
tiful line drive plaoed ft in the wheat
field above the park for a home ran
with two rnnnera ahead of him. Tlieae
three rnns were not enough to even
tie the soore. Tbe loeals had, at va
rious times during the name plaoed
seven,runs to their oredit, whioh lead
proved enongli to deoide the game |as
the next batter went out on a high
fly to Edgar. ""**"*
i The visitors appeared in beautiful
new uniforms of grey and blue aud
as they passed through the park they
were very much admired. The
final soore was Danville 7. Spring
field S.
The home team will leave on Fri
day morning for Burnham,where they
will play two games with the strong
team of that place. As the Blooms
burg ohalleuge for a series of five
games has been accepted by the looal
management there will probably be
some warm games in the near futnre.
The Diamond Cure.
The latest news from Paris, is, that
they have discovered a diamond cure
for consumption. If you fear con
sumption or pueumouia, it will, how
ever, be best for you lo lake that great
remedy mentioned by W. T. McOee.of
Vauleer., Tenu. "I had a cough, for
fourteen years. Nothing helped me,
until I took Dr. King's New Discovery
for Consumption, OAngba and Oolds,
which gave instant relief,And effected
a permanent care. " Unequalled quick
oure, for throat aud Lung Troubles.
At Paules & Go's. Drug Store; price
60c and sl.oo,guaranteed. Trial bottle
Well Known Man Dies.
WILKESBA KRE, July 3ln the
death of Liddou Flick, Wyoming Val
ley has loat oue of its leading citizens
and men of affairs. He waa promi
nently ideutified with the legal, fi
nanoial, industrial and journalistic
Interests of thit region aud had been
for several years the president and
editor of the Wilkea-Rarre Times. His
death came like a shock as hia condi
tion wa'a not believed to be aerious.
Yesterday morning he suddenly grew
worse and the end soon came. The
real cause of death was hemmorrhage
of the brain.
Liddon Fliok was probably one of
the most widely knowu men in this
seotiou of the state. He was born in
Wilkesßarre, October ait, 1858, and
was therefore but 46 years of age. He
came of that good old revolutionary
stook and was a descendant of Ger
laoli Paul Fliok who settled in Nor
thampton county in 1761. Mr. Fliok's
father was Reuben J. Fliok.
Owing to liia great business connec
tions lie abandoned the law aud his
life ainoe that time until the day of
hia death was one of ioduatrial activ
ity, he being intereated in many of
the leading institutions of thia sec*
tion. He organized several financial
inatitationa among them the Wyomiug
Valley Trnat Oompauy. la 1894 he
organized the Timea aud waa the
president and editor until the day of
hia death.
Mr. Flick waa alao interested in
many other enterpriaeß.
Liddon Flick waß a man highly re
speated iu the community and in his
deatli the Wyomiug Valley at large
monrna his demise with his family.
He had gained quite a fortune by
striot attention to business aud hon
orable dealinga among Ills fellow men.
Struok in the faoe by the eud of an
exploding oannon craoker, 10 years
old Edward Tuatin, aou of Mr. and
Mrs. E. B. Tustio, of Bloomabnrg,
was badly burued Tuesday afternoon.
The left aide of the face waa badly
bliatered. bnt there are no aerioua re
sults anticipated.
Mr. aud Mrs. Harry Poeth and aon
Edward, of Reuovo. Mra. 11.
Wolfe, of Lewisburg, Mr. aud Mrc.
Marvin Snyder aud aon Harvey, of
Milton, Mr. aud Mrs. Edward Sny
der, of Milton, aud Edward Calhoun,
of Northumberland, apent the Fourth
at the home of Mra. Bigler Moyer,
Weat Mahouiug atreet.
The Medicine She Wanted.
Village Dame (describing various
aches and pains) My throat '• did go
tickle, tickle, tickle, till 1 ses, "I must
be a-goin' to be HI." Bo I 'olda un tight
wl' my 'aud, but that didn't do no
good; I puts my old stockln' round un,
b«t that didn't do no good. Bo In the
marpln' I talked It over wl' Mra. Qlles
next door, and we thought as we'd
aend over to the White 'Orae for three
penuorth o' gin, 'cos I sea: "P'raps It
may do I good and p'raps It mayn't.
Bnt even If It don't," I ses, "you can't
take It when you be dead!"
A Comparison.
"Did you ever hear anything so Idlot
lo as that talk of Mrs. Softer's when
she la addressing her baby?" queried
one woman of another on the street
"Tee, I think I have,"was the reply.
"For heaven's sake, what was It?"
"I onoe heard • fat man talking to I
Hi caaary bird."- Chicago Nana.
The car of the Danville and Hun
bury Street Railwav Company, re
cently equipped, made its initial trip
yesterday .forenoon and last eveniug
egan making regnlar trips for the
the public.
About 9 o'clock the oar was brought
out of the Structural Tubing yard aud
plaoed on the trolley track. The our
reut was turned on and it was brought
down the street as far as George
Boat's undertaking establishment
where the steps were atcaohed and
some other work was done. The car
was detained there for an hour or
more. About 11 o'clock everything
was ready and the oar started on its
initial trip down East Market street.
A large crowd of men aud boys had
assembled at the spot wataliing the
workmen as they fastened on the steps.
Wlieu the oar was ready to start as
many men aud boys as could gain ad
mittance climbed into the car, which
was soon packed fnll. Several seats in
the front of the car were reserved for
a company of ladies, who had been
invited to share the honor of inakiug
the initial trip.
Among the ladies on board the car
when it started were: Mrs. O. P.
Hancock, Miss Jennie Hancock, Mrs.
. A. Heller, Mrs. A. H. Woolley,
Mr. T. J. Price, Mrs. J. B. Cleaver.
Miss Martha Harpel, Miss Josephine
Cousart and Miss .Tames also onjoynd
a ride ou the first trip.
The car was in uliarge of W. A.
Heller. O. P. Hanoock, President,
aud O. C. Yetter, Attorney of tiie Com
pany, were also on the oar along with
Howard Heller, A. H. Woolley and n
representative of the Morning News.
The car rounded the onrve at the
Montour House very nioely and pro
ceeded at far as tho Court House
where a rather lengthy stop occurred
while some parts of the rnnuing gear
were readjusted, after which the car
proceeded to tho river bridge wlier#
it was halted while W. G. Brown,
who was on board with his camera,
took a picture of the car filled with
The oar then retraoed its way run
ning up to the eastern terminus of
the road and later back again, part
wav across tho river bridge. With
eacli succeeding trip the car ran more
easily, rounding the curve at the Mon
tour House without the least difficul
ty. About six o'clock it ran all the
way aoross the river bridge and from
then on made regular trips.
Riobard Hullihen and J. O. Eyorly
will act as conductors on the new
line. H. D. Farnswoith, who hails
from Sunfcury, will be the motorman.
With today the car will run ou a reg
ular schedule.
W. A. Heller last evening stated
that the oar will be run as long as
business warrants it Should there
not be sufficient busiuess tlie company
will suspend running until the track
is completed to a further point.
Workmen are omployed at present in
laying the track to the Ho'pita! for
the Insane. It will probubly be but a
very short time until the track will
be completed so as to permit the oom
pany to do business ou a paying basis.
The resideuts along Eait Market
street are delighted with the progress
made and at every point the approach
of the oar on its initial trip was bail
ed wi tli delight.
In spite of the many obstacles en
oountered the ruuning of the first oar
has been brought about iu an incred
ibly short period of time, all of which
is due to the perseverance and good
management of W. A. Heller the orig
inal promoter, aud the other practioal
men who have since beoome associat
ed witii htm in the enterprise
July bida lair togo after the tem
perature.reoord with a vengeance.
The decorations were never more
It is evident that the eagle has lost
none of its Bcreamiug power. HIB
voice was heard east and west. ajgl
The succulent huckleberry is now
taking its place prominently along
the line of display.
Harry Deitrioh and Leon Straub, of
Lewisburg, are visiting* Walter Ober
dorf, Weat Mahoning atreet.
It ia time now for summer to settle
down to steady work. It has been
fickle too long.
The West is calling loudly for hands
to help at the harvesting, 'and the
eastern oolleges are sending recruits.
The bass fisiierman with the |oug
est atretoh of patience is now trying
to make a record for himself.
Let the authorities see that there is
no refuse scattered along the river
Some sidewalks that are not in tho
suburbs are almost hidden from view
by the rank growth on both aides.
The trips to the fisherman's liauuts
have been foroed to a discontinuance
during the last few days owing to the
Btreama being high and muddy. The
fishermen have antioipatioua of great
oatchea wlieu tbe Btreama have regain
ed their normal condition. .
Mr. and Urs. E. E. Zimmerman re
turned to Lewisburg yesterday after a
visit at the home of William Grubb,
Factory street.
It ia offioially announced that the
Amerloan Oar and Foundry Oom
pauy will build a large number of
houßea during the summer to supply
the iuareaxed demand aud uieut the
oouditions oft another influx of work
men with the increasing qf the capac
ity of the works at Berwick.
Now that the' Fourth IB iu the rear
■ hose of a nervous temperament will
settlo down and become easiei.
Ther6 were probably just as many
accidents Tuesday as on auy other
Fourth of July, tlioagti' twice as
many waruinga had been given iu ad
vance. Piobably those who were in
jured don't read newspapers.
Qeorge Oberdorf, of Toledo, Ohio,
la viaiting relativea'in this oity.
Experts claim that fast travel ia no
more dangerous tliau slow. Henoe the
demand for speed.
Captain William Young, a native of
Daoville, died at his home «t Wash
ington, this ptate, on Friday and was
'barfed Sunday.
The deceased was aboot 67 years of
age. He was widely known aboat
Danville, where he resided op to 1882.
He was an engineer serving first as a
locomotive engineer oo the D. L. &
W. Hail load aud later as a stationary
engineer. Upon leaving Danville ho
went to Tyrone, removing his family
later to Washington. The cause of his
death was caucer, which made its ap
pearance about war time. For four
years pant he was uoable to do much
work. He was a brother of Mrs. 11.
M. Trunibower of this city. He is
survived by his wife and a daught
er by a former marriage, Mrs. William
Brown, of Philadelphia.
The deceased had a tine war record.
He enlisted iu Danville in Compauy
O, 14th. Regiment, Pennsylvania Vol
uuteers, in the three mouth's service.
He sorved his time and was discharged,
August H. 18(>l. He reenlisted in Com
pany H, Dtfrd Pennsylvania Regiment
ou September 25, He sorved
with the regiment until July 1802,
when he was wounded at battle of
Fair Oaks. Ou acuouut of the wound
lie was discharged. About the time of
the Battle of Antietam he assisted in
organizing a company of ununiformed
militia to serve three months and was
made captain. He was in Danville
in June, 18(53 aud when Lee invaded
Pennsylvania aud troops were called '
for St Ate defense Captain Young rais
ed a company. On June 22, 18(5o he
was made Captain of Company D,
First Battalion, Pennsylvania six
month volunteers. On January 9,
18(54, he was mustered out. He re-en
listed February 26, 1864 and was made
Captain'of Company C, 187 th Regi
ment P. V., aud served his company '
uutil August 3, 1865. After tiiq war,
in 1877, he enlisted in the Volunteer
State Militia, which was sent to
Pittston aud Scranton to qaell riots
incidental to labor troubles.
He was a member of Goodrich Post,
No, 22. (J. A. R. When in Danville
he belouged to the Friendship Fire
He was buried with full military
A riuiiiKtMl Woman.
"Well, wcil," said the returned trav- I
eler, "and so you are married now! !
It seems only yesterday since you left i
school. How time does fly!"
"Yes," replied Mrs. Youngley, "only |
a short time ago I never .clipped any- I
thing from the papers but poems, and '
now I clip nothing but recipes."—Phil- j
adelphia Press.
Nut Too Rllnd.
Angelina—Oh, dear! The diamond in
my engagement ring has got a flaw in
it. Edwin—Take no notice, darling.
Love should be blind, you know. An
gelina—Yes, but It hasn't got to be
stone blind.
Face Ponder In Cuba.
In Cuba there has never apparently
been any dearth of face powder even
among the lowliest. The Cuban wom
an, octopennrlnn an well as "sweet sev
enteen," considers powder a more neces
sary article of the toilet than soap and
water and utterly indispensable to her
attractiveness, which it is her absolute
duty to preserve. All classes of the
community are devoted to the powder
puff, from the little six-year-old orphan
in the asylum to the lady of high de
| gree. In aay Cuban school teachers
and pupils are alike unsparingly pow
dered, and a powder box is to be found
in every desk and as likely as not keep
ing company with the chalk used for
the blackboard.
Re«l Ilnlr uud Snnntrolce.
Nobody ever heard of a red headed
man being suustruck. Why a red head
should afford any protecNon from the
rays of the sun or give its owner fin
munity from one of the most singular
affections that humanity Is heir to is
one of those mysteries that even the
doctors cannot fathom, but the fact
remains that men with red hair can
stand almost any amount of exertion
in or out of doors during the hottest
weather and never feel any serious re
x sults from Jt.—St. Louis Globe-Demo
The Groom (at the first hotel)—lt's
no use, Clara; we can't hide it from
people that we are newly married. The
Bride What makes you think so.
George, dear? The Groom Reject cul
ly)— Why, the waiter has brought us
rice pudding.
The Everglade Stnte In Larger Than
MiiHt Folk. Imagine.
But few people have any conception
Of Florida's extent. Jacksonville is
nbout us far north of Miami as she is
south of Charlotte, N. C.; about us far
north of Key West us she Is south of
Danville, Va. Ignorance of the extent
of Florida leads to many amusing mis
takes. We sometimes hear the rail
roads of the state charged with mak
ing poor time. Why, It takes over
twenty-four hours togo from I'ensa
eola to Miami. The man who makes
tills remark would think he was travel
ing on a flier If he made the trip from
l'onsacola to Chicago in the name
length of time It would take him togo
lo Miami. But there Is very little dif
ference In the distance. A land trip
from one end of Florida to the other is
as long as from the lakes to the gulf.
A citizen of Maine who makes up his
mind to come south may get on the
cars and pass through Maine, New,
Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecti
cut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsyl
vania, Delaware, Maryland, the Dis
trict of Columbia and far Into Virginia.
When he has done this he has taken
no longer ride than he could have tak
en by an equally direct line from one
Florida town to another, and there are
some men green enough to think they
ure making pemr time when they And
it takes them longer togo from I'ensa- i
cola to Miami than from the eastern
to the western side of Maine. Of
course the old stagers do not make
these umuslng mistakes. They have a
pretty clear conception of the geogra
phy of Florida. There aro many, how
ever, who come oil their first visit with
very hazy Ideas of the state.—Florida
An Hxtendert Sonnet.
"He doesn't display much originality
In his poem.i."
"Doesu't he? He wrote a sonnet with
twenty-three lines the other day. If
that Isn't originality, what do you call
ltT"—■Chicago Kecord-HecaldL
What are your friends saying
about you? That your gray
hair makes you look old P
And yet, you are not forty!
Postpone this looking old.
Hair Vigor
Use Ayer's Hair Vigor and
restore to your gray hair all
the deep, dark, rich color of
early life. Then be satisfied.
" Aver'; Hair Vlßor restored the natural
color to my gray hair, ami 1 am greatly
pleased. It 1h all yon elalni for It."
MUB. E. J. VANDISCAIt, Mecliiinlcavllle, N. Y.
Dark Hair}
A rotent Factor For Succe-na In Any
Career You liny Adopt.
The power to please 1m a tremendous
asset. What can bfc- more valuable
than a personality which always at
tracts, never repels? It Is not only
valuable In business, but also In every
field of life. It makes statesmen and
politicians; it brings clients to the law
yer and patients to the physician; It is
worth everything to the clergyman. No
matter what career you enter, you can
not overestimate tire Importance of cul
tivating that cliarin of manner, those
: personal qualities, which attract people
to you. Tbey will take the place of
capital or influence; they are often a
Bubsmuto for a large amount of hard
Borne men attract business, custom
ers, clients, patients, as naturally as
magnets attract particles of steel. Ev
erything seems to point their way, for
the same reason that the steel particles
point toward the magnet because they
are attracted.
Such men are business magnets.
Business moves toward them even
when they do not apparently make half
so much effort to get it as the less suc
cessful. Their friends call them "lucky
dogs." But if we analyze these men
closely we lind that they have attrac
tive qualities. There is usually some
charm of personality about them that
wins all hearts.- Success.
Wild Flowers of Alaska.
I Up In"green Alaska," as John Bnr-
I roughs found it, the predominating col
-1 or of the wild flowers Is blue. The wild
geranium Is blue and tinges the slopes
j as daisies aiuL buttercups do with us.
| He speaks of "patches of a most ex
] qulslte forgetmenot of pure, delicate
! blue with yellow center thut grew to
the height of about a foot. A handful
of it looked like something jilst caught
out of the sky above." In another par
agraph lie of the forgetmenot
growing round an Eskimo encampment
at Plover.bay, within sight of the Sibe
rian coast, that was scarcely an inch
high, of deep ultramarine blue, "the
deepest, most intense blue I ever saw
Iq a wild flower."
Nafe. Always reliable- Ladies, ask r>rup(fist for
€'MICIIKMTK R£*M in Ked and
Uold metallic boxes, sealed with blue ribbon.
Take no other. Refuse daiifierous siibntl
tutlonsand Imitation*. Huyof your Druffgint,,
or send 4c. in stamps for I'nrticular*. Testi
monial* and " Kellet' for l.mli in Utter,
by return Mail. 10.000 Testimonials. Sold by
all Druggists.
1100 Bladiaon Mquare, 1*1111.%., PA.
Meatls'i tkli i»»pc
(to. 110 MILL STREET,
If yon haven't a regular, honlthy movement of tho
bownis every day, you're 111 or will bo. Keopyour
bowels open, and bo well. Force, In the *ln»i>« of
violent physic or pill poison, Is dangerous. Tho
smoothest, easiest, most perfect way of kucplng
the bowels clear and clean is to tako
Pleasant, Palatable, Potent, Taste Good, Po
Good, Never Sicken, Weaken or Gripe; 10. 25 and
50 cent* per bo*. Wrlto for froo sai#plc, and book
let on health. Address 433
Sterling Remedy Company, Chicago or New York.
We promptly obtain U. H. ami Foreign 5
r Send model, sketch or photo of invention for 112
112 free report on patentability. For free book, t
t How to SeeureTpunC II ID IfO write {
First Class Coal
Lowest Prices In town
Thos. A. Schott
Wpposife Opera House.
DAN V11.],10, . . fBNN'A {
umtriot Attorn,j of Montonr Ooutf
Best Coal in Town. '
Take junr preacrlptlona to
Two Iteglaeared Phurmaclati In eharfa
Pare Freeh I > rags and full line of Pateaft
Medlclaet and
Eye ,3kUhl, treated and fitted with
glasses. No Sunday Work.
311 Market H.. - - BoomsbDrg. Pa
Hours—lo a. ni. to sp. 111.
Uses ODONTUNDER for the painless ex
traction of teeth. Dentistry in all
its branches and all work guar
Opp'osite Opera Mouse, Danville.
A. M. A M. A M i'.M,
N«w V«»r3C iv .'Oil .... 10 00 140
rtcrautmi HI hi? ... l&u
P. M.
Buffalo D il SO 245 ....
.e A.M.
Heron ton hi 568 10 OS
A. M. A. M. P. M. P. A*
n iv ihst) *loio ti66 -esa
Hellevue .
Taylor liH 10 17 SO3 844
Luckawanua 650 lli 24 -2 10 000
Duryea . 613 10 28 118 663
" I'lttHlon .. H f»H 10SS 217 657
!SiiK« J tieiiatii«.i Av« 701 10 S7 2IV 669
Went Pittaton 706 10 41 228 702
Wyomtuit 710 10 46 227 707
Forty Fori 281 ....
Men nett 7!7 10 52 284 714
KDi«NUo> »r 7 I*4 10 M 940 79a
WtlkeH-Hurie «r 7in li 10 260 780
Wlikew Harre ..lv 7in 10 40 280 710
Kingston IV 724 10 66 240 720
Plymonth Juno
Plymouth 785 11 06 24V 728
Nnntleoke 748 11 18 25« 7.87
ilunlock's 74» Ul9 hO6 748
shickshlnuy Kui ti ai 820 768
Hlcka Kerry... Mil til 48 830 f8 08
Beach Haven 818 11 48 387 808
Berwick 827 11 64 44 817
Briarcreek f8 82 .. . f8 60
Willow <irove fh B<J .... f8 64 f8 24
, I .line Kldtfe 440 fl2 09 868 fB 28
Kapy ... 840 12 16 loc 884
Hloomatmrg 868 122'.' 418 840
Rupert 867 12 26 416 846
Caiawlaaa 802 12 82 422 850
Danville *1 16 12 44 488 805
Cameron h24 fi2»7 448
Northumher'd. ar »Sf» 110 466 880
A.M. A. M. P. 51. P M
Northnmoerl' *845 fidoo fl 60 *525
* 'ameron h57 f2 0i 112
Danville- .. 707 10 19 211 648
: alawiHK'i 721 10 82 2*6 568
Rupert 726 10 87 229 601
iSlOoniHhiirg ... 783 10 4 1 288 606
Kapy 788 10 4« 240 613
Dime Kldge 744 flO 61 fi 4f. (6 20
Willow Ur0vn........ f7 4K f2 60 .....
Hrlan reek 7 b2 rsM f6;27
k1erw10k,.....,..,,,... 767 11 06 268 684
Beech Haven «05 112 1112 »03 641
Hlcka Kerry Hll fJ 117 SO9 647
siiickHhinny X22 11 SJ 320 fb 69
lltniloek'H 83S 4SI r7 09
Nantlcoke BHB 1144 tas 714
Avondale. ti 41 842 722
i'lymonth M46 1161 847 .728
Mymouth June K47 .... 852 ....
KlngHton ar a 65 11 69 400 788
Wllkea-Harre ar »10 12 10 410 750
Wtlken Harre Iv H4O 11 40 HSO 730
IClnKNton.... lv tff)6 11 69 4uo 738
l-.uae.rne HSB al2 02 4OH 742
Korty Kort f«00 .... 407
Wyoming «Oft 1208 412 ;7 48
Weal PltlHtou MlO 417 758
Siisquehanua Ave . 918 12 14 420 756
Plttfllon «19 12 17 424 801
Mnryea »28 429 806
Lackawanna »26 482 810
Taylor »S2 «40 BIT
Uellevne »... ...
Hp ran t0n.... ar »42 12 86 450 826
A.M.P. M P.M
Scran.'nit lv 1029 tiftft .... NlO
A. M
Buffalo , .*r .... 756 700
A. M. P. M P.M A.M
Soranton lv I0.!0 12.40 18 85 *2
P.M. P.M P.M A. Ik
New York .ar sBO 500 735 660
•Daily, ; Daily oxoeptMuuday.
Htopa on algnal or on notice to eondnotnr.
aHlopaoii signal Ui Lakeou paaaengera for
New York. Ulriuhamton and polntH weat.
t#«n. Munerlnti'iiflent. Qen.
Philadelphia and
Reading Railway
IN KKFKiJ'i .111N E 2ne, lkti 6,
TKAIftH IJKA Vf. i»-\ is vll ji. H
* or Philadelphia 7 53, 11.25 a. lit. Aud 4.M
Kor New York 7 5t 11:23 a. m.and nM p. a
For UatawlMHa 11:23 m.in, and ft.35 p. iu
Kor H 100 ion I.u re. ID23a. m.and «.« p m
Kor Milton 7:68 h. iu., and p. m.
Kor Wllilamxpoit 7:58 a. m..and 8.56 p. a
j Leave Philadelphia Ui:2l a. iu.
t.eave WI ill ;i dim ( m .r I 10:00 a. ui. 4:80 p. n
Leave Mllt.oi 10.87 a. in., 5.18 41 iu.
Leave hioomHhiuu 7:87 a. m., 3.88 p rn
Leave CatHWiHNH 7 40 a. m. B:3# p. in
\ iHHI expre*» train from Keadlng Term'*
;"'Mad«lphlH lo New York every honr noa
7.(K) a. ni. to 7.1H1 p. m. Mame xervlca rttiara
Kro«n (.'heHtnut Street Kerry.
KOr South Street <e 1 I'lnldLahldH
ATI«ANTIU CITY 5.00 a in. Exp.; 6.00 a. m,
Del. :9.00a. .. Kxp. 11.20 a. in. Kxp. 1.00 p.
tu. Kxp. (Sut uitlny only) 2.00 p. in. Kxp. 4.00 p
ill. Kxp. Mi ininuteN. 4.30 p. in, Kxp. 5.00 p. zu.
Kxp. 00 mlnulea. 5.10 pm Lei. 6.40pm Bsp.
7.16 pm Kxp.
CAPK M A Y—8.50 n. m. Kxp. 1.40 p. m. Kxp.
(Saturday only.) 4.15 p. in Kxp. 00minutes. 5.40
P « )C KA N CITY 8.10 a. in. Kxp. 8 60am. Lcl.
1.40 p. 111. Kxp. ( aturday oyly. 4.20 p. m. E*p.
5.80 p. in Lei. _
SKA ISLK < ITV.-B.iio a.lll. Lcl. 1.40 p.m.
Saturday only. 112t in.Kxp.
ATLANTIC CI! Y. 0.00 a. in. Lcl. 7.80 a. m.
*1 Kxc.B.ooll. in. Kxp. o,ooa. in Kxp. 10.00 a.m.
bxp. 6 00 P 01 Lcl. 7.15 p 111 Kxp.
CAI'K MAY—7.BO a. ni. HI Kxc. 8.00 a w. Lcl
8.16 a 111 Kxp. 5.00 pin Lcl.
m. fl Kxc. 0.16 a. m. Kxp. 5 00 p. in. Lcl.
Liellll led llm« lahfrea at tlcael olnuea, Ml*
audCheNtnut Street", 534 Chestnut rtireeu
834 Cheat nut SI reel, 100> Cheainut Street,
South 3d Street, 3962 Marketstreet and at
llnlon Tranufer Ctunpauy will call foi
cheek haKgaaa from hotein and realdoaoea
Gen'l. Snpt. tttn'l. Paaar. ▲«

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