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VOL. XII. NO. 35.
February 5, 1899.
6 20 a in for Weatherly, Munch Chunk,
Allontown, Bethlehem, Easton, Phila
delphia and New York.
7 40 a ni for Sandy Hun, White Haven,
Wilkes-Harre, Pittston and Seranton.
8 20 a in lor VVeatherly, Mauch Chunk. Al
lentown, Bethlehem, Euston, Philadel
phia, New York and Huzleton.
9 33 a in for Huzleton, Mahanoy City, Shen
andoah, Alt. funnel, Shainokiu and
Potts vi He.
I 1 45 a in for Sandy Run, White Haven,
Wilkes-Burre, Seranton and all points
4 38 P in for Huzleton, Mahanoy City, Shen
andoah, Mt. funnel, Shainokiu and
6 34 p ni for Sandy Run, White Haven,
t WilkeH-Burre und Seranton.
7 27 P m for Huzleton, Mahanoy City, Sheu
uudoah, Mt. Curwel, Shainokiu.
7 20 ft m from Ashland, Shenaodoah Maha
noy City und Huzleton.
7 40 a m from Pottsville, Ashland, Shenan
douh, Muhunoy City and iiazleton.
9 17 a in from Philadelphia, Eastou, liethle
hcin, Allontown, Muucli Chunk, Weath
erly, Huzleton, Mahanoy City, Sheiiun
deuh, Mt. Curmel and Shamokin.
9 33 a in from Seranton, Wllkes-Burre and
White lluveii.
II 45 a in from Pottsville, Shamokin, Mt.
Carniel, Shenuudouh, Mahanoy City
and Huzleton.
4 36 j> m from Seranton, Wilkes-Burre and
White Haven.
6 34 P ni from New York, Philadelphia,
Easton, Befhlehem, Allontown, Potts
ville, Shamokin, Mt. Carmel, Shenan
doah, Mahanoy City and Huzleton.
7 27 Pi from Seranton, Wilkes-Burre and
White Haven.
For further information inquire of Ticket
RULLIN 11. WILBUR, General Superintendent.
CHAS. S. LEE, Gen'l Pass. A*rcnt.
26 Cortlandt Street, New York City.
Time table in effect April 18, 1897.
Trains leave Drifton lor Jeddo, Eckley, Hazle
Brook, Stockton, Beaver Meadow Road, Roan
and Huzleton Junction at 580,600 a m, daily
except Sunday; und 7 03 a in, 2 38 p in, Sunday.
Trains leave Drifton for Hurwood, Cranberry,
Tomhicken and Deringcr at 6 JO, 6 00 a in, daily
except Sunday; and 03 a in, a3B p m, Sun
Trains leave Drifton for Oncldn Junction,
Ilarwood ltoad, Humboldt Road, Oneida and
Sheppton at 000 a m, daily except Sun
day; and 7 Oil a in, 3 38 p m, Sunday.
Trains leave Huzleton Junction for Harwood,
Cranberry, Tomhicken and Deringcr at 635 a
m, dally except Sunday; ffnd 8 53 a m, 4 32 p m,
Trains leave Hazleton Junction for Oneida
Junction, Harwood Road, Humboldt Road,
Oneida and Sheppton at 6 32,1110 a m, 4 41 p m,
daily except Sunday; and 7 37 a m, 3 11 p in,
Trains leave Deringcr for Tomhiek m. Cran
berry, Harwood, Hazleton Junction and Roan
at 2 25, 5 40 p in, dally except Sunday; and 3 37
a m, 5 07 p in, Sunday.
Trains leave Sheppton for Oneida, Humboldt
Road, Harwood Road, Oneida Junction, Hazle
ton Junction and Roan at 7 11 am, 12 40, 522
p m, daily except Sunday; and 8 11 a m, 344
p m, Sunday.
Trains leave Sheppton for Beaver Meadow
Road, Stockton, ilazle Brook, Eckley, Jeddo
and Drifton ut 522 p m, daily, except Suuday;
und 8 11 a m, 3 44 p m, Sunday.
Trains leave Huzleton Junction for Beaver
Meadow Road, Stockton, Hazle Brook, Eckley,
Jeddo and Drifton at 5 45, 620 pin, daily,
except Sunday; and 10 10 a in, 5 40 p m, Suuday.
All t rains connect at Huzleton Junction with
electric cars for Hazleton, Jcuucsvillc, Audcn
ried and other points on the Traction Com
pany's line.
Trains leaving Drifton at 5 30,0 00 a in make
connection at Deringcr with P. It. R. trains for
Wilkesbarre, Suubury, Uarrisburg und points
For the accommodation of passengers at way
stations between Hazleton Junction and Der
ingcr, a train will leave the former point ut
350 p in, daily, except Sunday, arriving at
Doringcr at 5 00 p m.
LUTHER C. SMITH, Superintendent.
Freeland Opera House Co., Lessees.
J. B. LAUBACH, Prop.
Centre Street, Freeland.
Confectionery >s Ice Cream
supplied to balls, parties or picnics, witb
all necessary adjuncts, at shortest
notice and fairest prices.
Delivery and supply wagons to all parts oj
town and mirrowndings every day.
Condv 0. Boyle,
dealer in
Liquor, Wine, Beer,
Porter, Etc.
The finest brands of Domestic and Imported
Whiskey on sale in one of the handsomest sa
loons in town. Fresh Rochester and Shenuu
douh Beer and Youngling's Porter on tap.
98 Centre street.
Eating House and Oyster Saloon.
•" No. 13 Front Street, Freeland.
Temperance drinks, cigars, etc. Familes
supplied with oysters direct from the shore.
Read - the - Tribune.
Synopsl- of Loral and Miscellaneous Oc
currences that. Can He Read Quickly.
What the Folks of This and Other
Towns Are Doing.
The grand jury will moot today.
It will be legal to shoot rabbits after
Thursday, November 30 has been
named as Thanksgiving Day.
A number of ladies of Highland enjoy
ed a drive to Laurytown last week.
Saturday was pay day for the em
ployes of the Cross Creek Coal Company.
B. F. Davis purchased a new horse
last week that he will use in his busi
Mrs. Joseph Shcdlock, of Did Buck
Mountain, died on Friday of heart
The Novembpr meeting of the borough
school board will bo held on Wednesday
The Board of Health held a regular
session Friday evening at which several
matters of importance were provided for.
Steve Stracko, of Stockton, was in
stantly killed by a Lehigh Valley train
at the Lumber Yard late Saturday
The oldest landmark in Jeddo has
been removed by the razing of the
dwelling at the top of the hill at that
T. P. Morgan, of Hazleton, has been
declared a habitual drunkard by a jury.
Evidence is now boing heard as to his
William T. Barry a justice of Lu
zerne, charged with furnishing false
news to a nowspaper, was held in 8500
bail for court.
Hazleton is to have a plush factory
which will employ a large number of
males. The building will occupy more
than an acre.
A strike is on at Ilarwood among
stripping employes. The wages paid
are considered too low and the men re
fused to work.
Foster teachers held a very Instruct
ive institute on Saturday. All the
teachers will attend tho county institute
at Wilkesbarre.
Eugenie Gianrtio, who confessed to
having murdered a man in Philadelphia,
is held in custody at Hazleton, pending
an investigation.
The remains of Norman, son of Mr.
and Mrs. .Joseph Ward, of South Hebor
ton, were interred in Freeland cemetery
Saturday afternoon.
Joseph Jacquott, of Highland, was
admitted to the Hazleton hospital where
he will undergo an operation this week
for an injury to his leg.
A strike among the foreigners employ
ed at tho Milnesvillo colliery has tied up
work at that place. Tho trouble has
since been adjusted and work resumed.
George Brehm, of Upper Lehigh, and
Peter Befsheim, of Milnesvillo, shot a
pigeon match at the latter placo on Sat
urday. The result was a draw, each
killing G birds.
Hon. John M. Garman and wife re
turned home to Nanticoko last week
from Hot Springs, Ark., where they
have been for a number of months.
Mr. Garman Is much improved in health.
William Fisher, a well-known resident
of Nuremberg, is dead as a result of a
gun shot wound inflicted by himself.
Some time ago two children died and
since then tho father has brooded con
Mary, wifo of Washington Drey, of
Upper Lehigh, formerly of Hazleton,
died of consumption at the home of her
parents on Friday. The funeral took
place yesterday afternoon at Freeland
Beginning on November 1, Hygiene
bottled in ilk will advance to 7c per
bottle in Freeland and 8c per boctlc In
outside towns. Can milk will sell the
same as always 6c per quart. F. H.
McGroarty, proprietor.
A new time table will go Into effect
on tho Lehigh Valley on or about
November Ist. A number of changes
are contemplated though the nature of 1
them will not be known until the ad
vance copies of tho schedule arc re
The suit in trespass of the Cross Creek
Creek Coal Company to recover damages
from W. E. Oberrender for tho removal
of a stable erected at his own expense
while a tenant in Coxo Addition has
boon decided in favor of tho company
by Squire Shovlin.
Testimony in the ouster proceedings
brought against tho Hazle township
school directors was taken at Hazleton
last week before Examiner Kline. An
other hearing will take placo today,
after which a report will be made to
court with recommendations.
Twelve cows and three horses were
burned to death in a lire in Sugarloaf
township on Tuesday night. Tho tiro
occurred In a barn owned by the Snyder
estate, and tho large building, with its
contents, was destroyed. The loss Is
estimated at 84,000, insurance, 81,500.
Jacinto Zadra, who left here several
months ago for the Klondide gold fields,
returned on Friday to visit his family.
Mr. Zadra has been very successful
since leaving here, having had no
trouble In securing work at good wages.
Simon Miller, of Adams street, re
moved his family today to Spring City,
Pa., where he has secured work for
himself and sons at the Royersford
glass works.
Steve Drashor, visited his wife and
daughter at Philadelphia last week,
where the latter is ill.
Mr. and Mrs. Otto Lesser, of Upper
Lehigh, have returned from a visit to
Condy Boyle. Sr., of Ridge street, has
returned from a visit to Seranton rela
John Kelshaw removed his family and
household goods to Hazleton today.
M. Leichtman is romoving his stock
to tiie Lentz building.
John Cartright, has removed from
Highland to Ebervale.
F. 11. Albert, transacted business at
Falrview on Saturday.
(ieo. Shambora has removed next
door to the laundry.
Jas. S. McDonald is visiting In Schuyl
kill county.
Good Play* Lust Week.
Mitchell's All-Star Players closed
their week's engagement Saturday even
ing. On Thursday evening, "Govern
ment Acceptance," brought out the full
strength of the company and the piece
was well played and staged. On Friday
evening a large audience was well
pleased with tho production of "East
Lynne," which was given in a capable
manner. Saturday's matinee was well
attended and Saturday evening, "Tho
Dark Side of London," in which the
company gave further evidence of their
abilities. It is to be regreted that this
capable company opened with what
proved to bo the weakest piece of thoir
The specialties during the week wore
a feature, Frank L. Whittier's work
being very good. Tho next attraction
will be Daniel Sully, November 6.
Injuries Result in Deutli.
James Gallagher, of No. 1 Drifton,
who fell in a mine holo at that place,
mention of which was made in our last
issue, has since died from the effects of
the injuries sustained. It is not known
how the young man fell in tho cave,
but deaths will likely continue to be
chronicled from time to time of people
unconsciously walking into these un
guarded death-traps. The young man
was aged 38 years, and a brother of the
late William Gallagher, a Traction con
ductor, whose death occurred during
the winter. Tho funeral took place
yesterday afternoon and was largely at
tended. Interment was made in St.
Ann's cemetery.
The deceased is survived by his
mother, two sisters and throe brothers:
Mary, Rebecca, John and Joseph, of
Drifton, and Timothy, of New York.
WilkeHlmrre'M Gain, Our Lord.
R. R. Cross, of Oneonta, N. Y., the in
ventor of tho Cross axle, who spent
some time in town, in an endeavor to
start a factory for the manufacturing
of his patents is now at Wilkesbarre,
and is succeeding admirably in tho for
mation of his company to be known as
the Cross Manufacturing Company for
the making of all kinds of axles, and
particularly of the two new inventions
of tho promote!* It is his object to
raise 810,000 before commencing opera
tions, and tho commercial club, which
has approved the project; has appointed
Dr. C. F. Johnson and R. P. Robinson,
as a board of trustees to recoive the
funds. Mr. Cross has already had 87,000
subscribed and is hard at work getting
the other 83,000.
Hall of Good Wills a Success.
The second annual ball of tho Good
Wills Athletic Association given at
Yannes* opera house, Friday evening,
proved a success in every particular.
The cake walk, one of the features of
tho evening, was very pleasing. The
judges awarded tho prizes to little Miss
Burns and partner, of Hazleton, by a un
animous vote. The hall was artis
tically decorated. A quartette of colored
gentlemen added much to the enjoy
ment of tho evening. The hop on Sat
urday evening was also well patronized
1 and enjoyed.
Engineer Resigns.
| Hugh McNeils, who has been engi
neer at the power house of tho Lehigh
Traction Co. since it was lirst establish
ed here, has resigned his position owing
5 to ill health. Mr. McNeils just roturn
) ed from a two month's vacation which
1 ho had taken with the hope of securing
" relief from the malady aHlieting him
, but found it of no avail and ho now ro
> tires permanently.— Sentinel.
Daniel Sully as "O'Brien, tho Con
-3 tractor," presents one of tho most ox
f citing and realistic scenes known to the
, stage. It shows the blasting of rock,
the actual construction of a railroad,
the threatened strike and the final driv
* ingnf the "golden spike." It is a scene
4 long to be remembered for it is true to
nature. At the Grand soon.
Wooden Hull road Tien Must Go.
A serious blow is threatened the hun
dreds engaged in the railroad tie mak
ing in this and other counties. The
Railroad Gazette has an article in which
it is contended that railways will in the
near future use a rigid foundation for
their rails, employing to this end metal
cross ties. Heavier and harder rails
will also bo used, with tho result of a
large saving of annual expense in
repairs and renewals. In tho cities the
tracks of tho street cars are, given a
rigid and solid construction, whereas,
opinion formerly favored an elastic
On steam railroads, the old methods
are tenaciously adhered to, and no
material improvements has been made
in track construction since steel rails
have been introduced. The railroad
track of the present day represents only
a long flexible makeshift bridge of
roughly spiked rails on more or less
yielding support of lose Hies. Under a
railroad train it behaves very much like
the keyboard of a piano under the hand
of a player.
It is very far from the condition of
tho'rigid and smooth track of modern
street car lines, on which the expense
of repairs and maintenance, exclusive
of renewals, lias been reduced to a mere
nominal amount. But the enormous
cost of 845,000 to 860,000 per mile for
such puts it out of the question for
steam railroads.
The cost of repairs annually is about
8800 a year por mile where traffic is
heavy, exclusive of renewals of rails
and ties which cost 8400. The cost of
track is about 810,000. If the cost of
repairs and renewals be capitalized,
there should be ample sum for rigid con
struction. If wooden cross ties are
displaced in favor of steel the rails will
be placed on longtitudinal metallic
sleepers which will add greatly to the
rigidity of the track.
An Important Coal Case.
Referee S. J. Strauss last week heard
tho arguments of counsel in an import
ant case which involves oyer s3o,oooand
also the meaning of tho term "miners'
ton" or "miners' weight." The plaintiffs
in tho case are M. W. Morris, I. Everett,
George K. Drake, Thomas Drake and
Ebenezer Drake, and the defendants
John Jermyn, Joseph J. Jermyn, 11. D.
and Jeremiah B. Shit Tor. The
plaintiffs leased certain coal lands in
Lackawanna township to tho defen
dants upon a royalty of 10 cents per
ton miners' weight. The lease was made
in 1865 and tho controversy involves the l
meaning "minors' weight" in tho lease.
The plaintiffs contend that the min
ers' weight was 2,464 pounds to tho ton
of sucli material as came from the,
mines, acceptable under tho rules of
mining in vogue at tho time, for which
the employer paid tho miner. The de
fendants claim a miners' weight ton
was such coal and refuse that came
from the mines and was accepted from
tho men, as would make a ton of pre
pared coal; also that tho question in
volved in this case was settled in a
former suit in which tho supreme court
rendered a decision which was final and
conclusive and prevents the plaintiffs in
tho present case from securing a judg
Yoiiiik People Married.
Frank McNeils, of Mauch Chunk,
formerly of Upper Lehigh, and Miss
Mary Ferry, of Washington and Carbon
streets, were married at St. Ann's
church, on Thursday. Miss Annie Bon
ner was bridesmaid and Michael Cun
ningham, of Mauch Chunk, groomsman.
The young couple will reside at Mauch
Bernard Philips and Miss Annie Mc
llugh, of Jeddo, wore married at St.
Ann's church, on Thursday. Miss B.
Sweeney, of Ebervale, was bridesmaid
and Corry Harvey, of Philadelphia, was
groomsman. After tho ceremony a
drive was enjoyed and a reception fol
lowed at the home of the bride.
John Philips and Maty A. Jonos, of
Drifton, were married Thursday even
ing in the English Baptist church by
Rev. E. C. Murphy.
She "Took Her Clothe* Hack Home."
Mrs. Alice Jones, of Parsons, went to
tho district attorney's office a few days
ago and took homo her trunks, which
had been in the custody of the county
detective since tho party left London.
Mrs. Jones was accompanied by her
husband and lie sat in the office as
she opened one of the trunks and re
moved therefrom some of Stephenson's
belongings. Stephenson's trunk is still
at tho district attorney's office and he
remains in the county jail. The cases
will bo brought before the grand jury
which meets this week.
An Increase of Over 1,500 Vote*.
The registry of votes for this year
lias been completed and shows that
there are over 1,500 more votes register
ed in the county this year than there
were a year ago, or a total of 59,456
against 57,859 for 1898. Tho totals in
the Fourth district is but 9,497 against
9,427 a gain of 70.
A. Oswald sells Delicatesse Raking
Powder at 5c per pound can. Every
can is guaranteed as to its purity. Give
it a trial.
It* Time-Honored Nut Crack and Snap
Apple N iyht an Occasion fur Merry
making, in Which Lovers Have Things
Their Own Way.
. The night of October 31, the eve or
vigil of Ali Saints (or All llallow'3 day.
November 1), is variously termed Hal
lowe'en Hallow even, Nutcrack niglit
and Snapapplc night. This niglit of ajl
nights in the year is the one when the
supernatural is rife, and spells, mischief
making elves and unseen agencies run
riot. While Saint Valentine's day is
also given over to love and lovers, yet
Hallowe'en is regarded tho best night of
all the year for divination. To discover
just what sort of husband or wife one is
to be, blest with enters into almost all
the youthful Hallowe'en practices.
The character of tho doings on Hal
lowe'en are much changed now from
those of olden days. Anciently they
used to partake more of ceremonious
belief; now the young people have turned
them into sport. The jests and tricks
which are practiced on this night are
no longer believed in seriously, but are
done just for sport, half hoping some
thing might come of them, for, you
know, "stranger things have happened."
Of course the most common and most
peculiar of these matrimonial foretellings
is the roasting of nuts. Two nuts are
placed side by side and named for the
person trying and the peiTered lover or
loveress. If they burn quickly and
brightly it means sincerity and affection:
cracking and jumping away mean
inconstancy: and if they burn together
a happv marriage will be the result.
Another nut trial is to name two nuts
and then throw them into tho (ire, and
if one of the nuts should burst thai one
is not sincerely affectionate, but if it is
reduced to ashes a warm feeling is
betokened. Perplexity comes to the poor
maid whose two nuts both burn to ashes,
unless her feelings help her to give the
Apples are in no wise second to nuts
as a means of divination on Snapapple
night. Who has not had the slightly
damp but certainly hilarious fun of
ducking for apples in a tub of water?
Tiny slits are often made in tho apples,
into which a small piece of paper is
introduced, on which is written the
names of the favored ones. Blank
pieces of paper mean a life of celibacy.
Then again the swinging of tho apple
paring over the left shoulder! Who lias
not tried that and been assured that the
uncertain shape it made was really the
favored initial? To placo two apple
seeds one on either eyelid, eacli named
for a lover, is another common practice.
The one that stays on longest is the
most desirablo. This has one advant
age, that your preference may slyly
help Facte along if it seem undecided by
winking. So much for our own familiar
That Nanticoke Strike.
After a suspension of operations for
four months the Susquehanna Coal Co.
last week made an attempt to resume
work at No. 6 colliery, Glen Lyon, but
only a few of the men reported for work
and after the filled cars which had been
standing in tho mine since the strike!
was inaugurated were run through the
breaker, the officials woro forced to
shut (htwn tho mine. The men seem to
bo still masters of the situation and
everything now points to a complete
tie-up of all the collieries of the com
pany in Nanticoke and Glen Lyon until
next spring, at least the company will
make no further efforts to settle the
trouble, according to statements by the
Many Meritorious Features.
In addition to many other meritorious
features. "O'Brien, the Contractor,"
which comes to the Grand next Monday
evening, has one of the very best singing
quartettes ever heard in a drama. Their
selections include the very latest up-to
date musical hits. Thoir execution and
rendering of their selections combine a
rare blending of harmony and melody
and has been a most enjoyable feature
in this high-class entertainment. A
play of nnuusal merit, full of heart
interest, a company of uniform excel
lence. bright comedy, beautiful scenery,
exceptionally beautiful drosses which
are worn by the ladies of this company,
all unite in making an evening's enter
tainment that will please most tlieatre
Reduced Rate* to l'hiliidelpliia.
On account of the National Export
Exposition, November 1, 1899, the
Lehigh Valley Railroad will sell tickets
to Philadelphia and return, November
1, at one fare for the round trip, plus 50
cents for admission coupon to tho ex
position. Tickets will be honored on
any train, oxcopt tho Black Diamond
express, and good for return passage to
November 24, 1899, inclusive.
Consult Lehigh Valley ticket agents
for further particulars.
November 18.—Grand hop by the
Highland Social Club at Ytunics' opera
house. Tickets, 25 cents.
\ The Cure that Cures '
(p Coughs, (k
\ Colds, J
I) Grippe, (k
\ Whooping Cough, Asthma, 1
Bronchitis and Incipient A
Consumption, Is fc?
f j
\ Cvites -atvd ixstases.
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Dry Goods, Groceries
and Provisions.
♦*&♦ 0
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A celebrated brand of XX flour
always in stock.
Roll Butter and Eggs a Specialty.
N. W. (Jor. Centre and Front Sts., Freeland.
Corner of Centre and Front Streets,
Freeland, Pa.
Finest Whiskies in Stock.
Gibson, Dougherty, Kaufer Club,
Rosenbiuth'a Velvet, of which we h tve
Mumm's Extra Dry Champagne,
Hennessy Brandy, Blackberry,
Gins, Wines, Clurets, Cordials, Etc.
Imported and Domestic Cigars.
Ham and Schweitzer Cheese Sandwiches,
Sardines, Etc.
Ballcntiue and Hu/.lcton beer on tap.
Ruths. Hot or Cold, 25 Cents.
Embalming of female corpses performed
exclusively by Mrs. P. F. McNulty.
Prepared to Attend Calls
Day or Night.
South Centre street, Freeland.
A ltFtill.AK #5.00 WATERPROOF
Send No Money. "s'eenati'u^
FT/L- /\ stole your height anil weight, stnto
h I \ j 1 of inches arouiici Jiody at
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' ¥ 0 8 represent,.,! nr.d the most won.
4.1 d V__F=f derlul value you ever saw or heard
of ind O'U'iil to any coat you can buy
&V * / for 85 - wo ' P"?, 11 -5 cx ,lJ"i"ex K i*i •'e!m , ''. UI
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coYlnr.S'anev plaid lining, waterproof
fj 5 ; : >01 sewed, strei'ped and eemented sealing
TM %M guaranteed (treated uilue ever o(Tored
JB ty or 0,, y other house. For Frea
fmßwZ Wy.: cloth Samples of Men';-. Mackintoshes up
' to 8-",.0i1, and Mado-to-MeaKure .Suits
and Overrents nt from ?5.00 to 910.00, write for Free
Are Your Shoes Run Down ?
The Black Diamond
Will Make Them Good as New.
The quality of our work cannot be surpassed,
and wo make repairs quicker than any
other establishment in town. Call hero
when you want the
Lowest Prices in the Town.
H. MOWER, Prop.
Hadesty Building, 109 S. Centre Street.
dealer in
Liquors, Wines, Cigars, Etc.
cull at
$1.50 PER YEAR.
Our Ever Untiring Efforts
To Do Better.
To give our patrons the biggest pos
sible values for their money, is the key
of our great success. We are not satis
fied to stand still, but are forever forg
ing ahead, forever trying to make the
values bigger and the prices smaller.
We are continually scouring the mar
kets for the very best of dependable
merchandise, and buying, as wo do, In
immense quantities, we are enabled to
sell clothing as cheap as the average
merchant can buy.
This season we have been more active
than ever. Our grand array of Clothing
for Men, Hoys and Children proves that
it is the greatest assortment that has
over been shown to the purchasing pub
lic of this town. And we have been
farsightcd enough to anticipate the ad
vance all the clothing merchants are
complaining about and placed our
orders much earlier than usual. Wo
can, therefore, sell clothing at the old
prices, or make you a suit or overcoat
cheaper than any other tailor in the
Phiia. One Price Clothing House,
Birkbeck Brick, Freeland.
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Notary Public.
Oiflcc: Rooms land 2, Birkbeck Brick, Freeland
All legal business promptly attended.
Postoflice Building, - Freeland.
qeorge Mclaughlin,
Legal Business of Any Description.
Brcnnan's Building, So. Centre St. Freeland.
Legal Business Promptly Attended.
Campbell Building, - Freeland.
Justice of the Peace.
All business given prompt attention.
Tribune Building, - - Main Street.
Second Floor, - - Birkbeck Brick.
Fire insurance Agent.
Washington Street.
None but Reliable Companies Represented.
37 Sauth Centre Street.
Second Floor Front, - Rofowieh Building.
dealer iu
Dry Goods,
Boots and
Centre and Main streets, Freeland,
fall s l H 0 D MONEY
This Circular Plush Cape HtHSHiiSSSS> mm
Salt'* Heal I'lunti, 20 inches long, cut full sweep, lined
throughout with Merferlie' Silk In l>l rU, Muter red. Very
elaborately embroidered with Boutache l>ral<l and black
headiiur as illustrated. Trimmed all around with extra
fine lliHrk Thibet Fur. heavily interlined with wadding
and fiber cliiunnis Write for free Cloak Catalogue. Addrraa,
(beara, Roebuck \ Co. are thoroughly reliable.—Editor.)

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