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at the Grocery Houe of
A. H. &E.W. SAVAGE,
yoodi sold u low as
ANT" OTHER HOUSE
: f i
WANTED I WANTED II WANTED!
that we want more than Overcoats
J JUUQ VlUlUUJg
BUSH OF TRADE I
BAP ID BEDCCTION O STOCK!
READY CASH!!! J
These are what we want, and therefore we oil
the above Lines of CLOTHING
-A. I" O O S T
for the next thirty days.
AT COST ! AT COST ! ! AT COST 1 1 t
We hare marked these (roods in plain figures,
and shall not summer over any of them if we can
all them at cost.
These good are fresh and new Dnrrbaaoil fnr
last fall and this winter's trade and that we
can recommend. We include i thetre ie J
dozen or more Suits and pants to be made to order
FINEST GOODS IN THE MARKET.
' Jb' hi r'P0,tm,i'T to bny Clothlngcheap
Br Don't let inch an opportunity be lost I
WAITB & BILL.
Aaxt Store below Post Office building.
Ashtabula. Jan. JSd, 1874.
., TIKE NOTICE!
IF you desire to purchase Building
Lou. well tocad. snd on reasonable terms, or if
you hive any ea. EsUte to ell. call noon Elintr
Ball, Real Estata Agent, liaskell-rBlock, AlSi!
Land surveying and Platting done promptw on
" EDGAR UAtL.
Ashtrbnla, Hay tlst. 1874.
New Trolling Spoon,
Iaoferlng this Troll! ni Bait to the public tl,.
maoufarkaror confident that be haa br.L.Vi T
this artlflcial bait to such perfection that It n"i
bat a trial toetah)iah its enperiorlty overall oil.
ra for catching Base, Pickerel, Trout. Salmon
Trout Muakalonge. Ac. Three sires mde No
tO for dh under three pounds weight ; No. SI for
4'b under 10 pounds. No. ti for very large flan.
If not to ba found at your (lshlng-tackle stores.
Sheas spoons will be forwarded by the mannfactu-
'I lu ill
To niom It May Concert :
X TAKE this opportunity of saying
my patrons and friends that having left Athla
bola, I desire a speedy settlement of ray accounts
and to invite all to call opon I. O-Flfhai. Esq..
a has in his hands all mj books of account, and
wiil givedne attention to tu4aiais. . Express
rugttte hope that the same promptness a ad atten
tion that has characterized your deal with me in
the past maj be continued, I am as ever,
1S Yours O. B. MORS.
Kiln-dried, All Fine Doors
$1.75 to $.25
Astonishing Low Prices,
And all other goods in his line in the same ratio,
foi cash, and cash only.
Small Profits & Large Sales
Is my motto tn the future. A laree utock of Sash.
Blinds, and Doors constantly on hand. Ova
One Hundred different varieties
of Houldinirs. Scroll Sawing done on short
noticeTand WARRANTED TO GIVE SATISFAC
TION. A Large Stock of
Michigan Pine on hand.
V : Also large stock of Siding, Ceiling and '
: ALWAYS ON HAND. i
Call and see before you buy, as I am determind
to make it an object for the people to buy of me.
Office and Mill opposite Chnreh Park. Mair St.
Ashtabula. -.7 Q. rl'tl"-
J MANSFIELD & COMPANY
PRICES REDUCED GENER
- - C- ALLY !' - 1
nnra a vnaA man's Suit, dark well made.
Dollarsbnvs a good Working Pantaloon. '.
Ten Dollars buys a Black beaver .
Overcoat. f3.0 baya a
f-y Boy's- Ote.-coat. '
.bat the Clothing at RS Public Square is Warranted
as represented aud we are uol Undersold. t
OUR REDUCTION TN.ERICES j
""Is rniuoai, provided t ii to'cotuimifiny leOgth
if time. DLt prices must advance in all kinds o
Merchandise, as tbev are being sold much less
than tne cost of production. However we shall
, Waiter tbe JWHayi.' U JU i
We are below the
on many of our goods.
For 50 andVTJ cents, and our ONB DOLLAR can't
For a Wet Day.
l-Don'tforget to call at 53 Public Square,
Cleveland, O., before purchasing. 1224
THE Kiln of Wm. Humphrey, near
the L. S. Station, having been taken by the
subscriber, and the fires started for the season, the
public will be accommodated in quantitiea to suit
tbeir wants, on application at the Kiln, or at the
NIGHT AND DAY STORE ' ;
nearly opposite. Prices will range as low aa at
any otuer egtaousnment in town or etsewnere.
N. 8. HUMPHREY,
. Ashtabula, April 30th, 1874- . ! 1269tf
The Ever Reliable Singer
Sold on the most accommodating terms, 'by
B I. nSnt'Rff . Kinoavill.i A1, tnv la C Auk
lahna Co. O. ' ,. '
LIVERPOOL & LQND0U"&
GLOBE INS. CO.
OTAL Assets, Gold,, i20,000,000.
Asset in the United States, held by
me liireccorb in Aew xora si H4O.UUU.00
ah &narenoiaers personally responsible lor the
engagements of the Company.
? - BL M.
NEW OFFERS! NEW IDEAS!
See the Grand Gifts.
OF OUR FIRESIDE FRIEND TO ITS SUBSCRI
BERS. Entirely new and unprecedented, and such as
will interest every one. Youwist it if you don't
send for samples and full particulars, which are
sent free I
See the Great Watch Offer !
Oub Fireside Friend is now in its Fifth Vol
ume.thoroughly established as a leading family and
story Weekly in the Union, has the" largest circu
lation, and is the bestappointed printing and pub
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eight-page illustrated and original family weekly.
Price $3.00 per year. Every subscriber receives a
magnificent premium and a. share in the distribu
tion. Subscribe sow! " ' - -
VE WANT AGENTS.
We Want a rcpree entative in every neighbor
hood. Nothing eouals it for
Serb orTFir. exclusive territory, which I rapidly
llingnp Mast upply t once. Subscribe by send-
Uia.e, YOU!!? Or Old. lrro ri.n ymoao mnA m tn
.w,siuu iTnt; me paper one year, a msg
SAemium, a ebrae in tbe distribution, am
w Free, a com d let on t fit. or u.'i i ri fi i
punicuiars. xame terntory desired iu writing
Address Waters & Co., Publishers.. Chicago Hi,
Has on hand a sood assortment of
Harness of various kinds. Heavy and Light, Sin
gle and Double, of the best workmaushipaudma-
neuspreparea to nil all arders for work
any description In his llmv Vj
m?dlum"d T'rtveirng VnniPPf ,arBe 8na
rlous qualities ami rn.n"- TeJ ' va-
able prices. The ' "? "ea at laror-
Urgest of any in the region ''tofetner '!
are invited to look over tht. .?lt"Tli,,P P"be
hardly iail to And ,mething IoTh?ir "lid' "
Ashtabula. Sent I87S.
r- . FOKD.
WE have now on hand a larCe
supply of Ko,. Boot., nIce, ,
bound and for sale cheap.
James Reed 4 Son.
Savs Your Eves,'
Save Your Money,
Save Your Temper
fly U"!nj Cryiitnl Fnec
t.irlc. Thry are Clear!
Brilliant! Perfect! Are
made from Crvftnllicd
Qnartz, tndhlghly pol
ish M . i
V Mo Tit-FocAi. they '
enable the wearer to
see perfectly at any
HOLD BT DICEIS80N,
THIS YEAR—NEXT YEAR—SOMETIME—NEVER.
.- , I vXUB-NBTGaU
THIS YEAR—NEXT YEAR—SOMETIME—NEVER. BY EDWARD ELLIS.
"This j-etr nextVcuT soraeiimc newt ,
" Gaily tlid she till ; '
RiMM-lral iifiT n9erer crer
EddieJ round and tell.
"This year" and she blushed demurely
That would be lo soon,
He could wail a little surely .
Tis already June f
"Nexl year that's almost too bnrried;"
Laughingly said she ; . v :
"For when ouce a Kirl is married,
No more is she free."
"Sometime (hat in Taeue long waiting
Many a trouble brings ;
Twixt delHj ini; aud debating,
Love might use its wings."
"Never word of evil omen,"
And she sighed, Heigh-ho !"
'Tis the hardest lot for women
Lone.through life to co."
"This year," ab, the dear months blessed
For ibat year he came,
-Won her Jove and fondly pressed her,
Soon lo change ber name.
"Next year," early in the May-time
Was to be the day.
Looked she sweet towards that gay time
"Sometime" he who watched beside her
Shadowed o'er her lite ; ...
Saw creeping on, knew what denied her
Was the name of wife.
"Never" crown'd with bridal flowers
(Jame that merry Spring, , . . . ,
Ere those rich and radiaut hours
She had taken, wjng. .
"This year" hearts are bowed by sorrow,
"Next year" borne forget
"Sometime" com'-s that golden morrow
"Never" earth saw yet. '
At Long Branch, wlien 'he tide is low, .
The sandy beach is white aa snow,
Iuto the surf the balhers eo.
While breakers roll in rapidly.
But Long Branch sees another si.'lit,
When music sounds at ten at night.
And myriad lams. all blazing, light
The darkness of her scenery.
In flonnce and silk and lace arrayed ' .
The finished flirt and matron staid, - s '
The gouiy "Pa" and fierce old maid, !
All join in jealous rivalry. " I
Then many hearts in twain are riven,
And men and maids lo madness driven,
While Luna liriahlly flhines in heaven,
On Cupid's fierce artillery.
Flirtation deepens! Oh, fnir dnme,
Who liilher.te iht .seasitie came ! " ;
Willi arili nl hopes to chancy your Tiame,
By "going it" so rapidly.
But redder yet those cheeks will glow,
When all your money's gone, ''you know;"
And up to Gotham town yon gn.
With di bis there pressing heavily.
AnDneyM'irfind It curi(Mt fun,
When every day a pressing dun
"A furious Frank or fiery Hun"
Demand their money eagerly:
Yet when the town's ablaze with heat,
HiHier we come with hurrying feet, , "
And 'tis indeed a glorious treat'
To roll in breakers merrily.
Evening Post. Mr. Beecher on Marriage and Divorce.
The following editorial, entitled
"The Christian Law of. MarriasreJ
r - . : . w
iroirttne Larutaifr Union, and un
derstood to be from Mr. " Beecher'i
penderives " especial interest from
the fact thafe It appeared at the time
when Mr. Beecher was being severe
ly criticised in certain quarters for
officiating at the death-bed marriage
of Albert D. Richardson and Mrs
Alcir arland, and within the term
during which, according to Tilton,
he was guilty of criminal -relations
with Mrs. Tilton: '
That Christ taught a more spirit
uai religion tnarr JHoses appears in
many cases recorded by the Evan
gelists, in which Christs . ideas came
into open conflict with' the. Mosaic
law, or went beyond it and above it
heights ot holiness nearer to God
and harder of attainment to, man
ine cnnstian Jaw .-.ot ; marriage,
wnicn was aenverea in tne sermon
on the mount, is a signal illustration
v.. tuv duiivi cjjii a iuanijr ui vul IB"
tianity. Said the Divine Teacher,
as his-words are gives by Mat
thew. ; .
' "Ye have heard that it " was said
by them of olden time "Thon 6halt
not commit adultery" (Ex. xx., 14
Lent, v., 18); but I say you that
whosoevever looketh on a woman to
lust after her hath committed adul
tery, with her already in : her heart.
Ami if thy right hand offend thee,
pluck it out, and cast it from thee;
ior it, is proniaoie ior tnee that one
of thy members should perish, and
not that thy body should be cast in
to hell. .. And. if thy rid hand "of
fend tnee, cut it off, and cast it from
thee; for it is profitable .for thee
that one of thy members should
perish and be cast into hell. It hath
oeensaid: " w nosoever . shall tut
away nis wue, let mm give her ;
writing of divorcement (Deut.
xxivi.,) ; but I'say unto you that who
soever shall put away his wife, sav
ing ior me cause of fornication,
causeth her to commit adultery,
and whosoever shall marrv W that.
is uivurueu cummiuetn adultery,
i These words are blazing with the
purity and penetration of Heaven
They shine and pierce like the very
eye oi God. Under their influence
we are convinced that sin Is a thing
of the heart (not necessarily of the
will), and that the mastery of our
passions, by their crucifixion, if need
be, is an essential condition of
Christliness, and that Christliness in
itself is well worthy of the sacrifice.
The crown far more than compen
sates for the cross. Then comes the
divine idea of marriage, which is in
dissoluble till death, except for one
single cause; and, in this case, be it
remembered, on the ground that the
crime threatens the world with the
subversion of the holy institution,
and all the horrors of unbridled lust.
Adulterers as the mortal enemies of
Christian marriage, are to be treat
ed as unworthy of the relation. Di
vorce for adultery is retribution for
sin, and , shows at oncer the. .divine
sense'of.thej aanctitv i of marriage,
and the divine wrath against its vi
olation. And all this because God
himself is love; and that the love
that makes a true marriage is di
vine. The Jewish teachers had heard
that Jesus taught "with authority
and not as the scribes. So they
made a test f marriage-probably
because they f,U thatthere was a
higher doctrine of it than that
which was taught by Moses. The
oral 1 18 aU1 the Word9 mon-
"The Pharisees al
Ili.n --- vanie unto
t 1 ' ' "8 1Alm ana saying un
to llim, 'Lit lawful for man to
put away his wifB lor
i h anri and said unto
them. Have ye not heard that
he which made them at the begin
ning made them male ami female
and said, 'For this cause shall a man
leave father and mother, and aliall
cleave to his wife, and they twain
shall be one flesh? .What therefore,
God has joined together let no mm!
put asunder. They say unto him,
'Why did Mos'es thon command fo
give a writing of divorcement and
put her away 4 Hesaith unto mem,
Moses, because of the hardness of
your hearts, suffered you to put
away your wives, but from the be
ginning it was not so. And I say
unto you, whosoever shall p-it his
wife, except it be for foniitication,
and 6hall marry another, cotumit
teth adultery, and whoso marrieth
her that is put away, doth commit
adultery. His disciples say unto
him, 'If the case of the man be so
with his wife, it is not good to mar
ry.' Buthe said nnto them, 'All
men cannot receive this saying save
thev to whom it is given."
The disciples felt that this was
the higher law. It was too high
for them. It demanded more than
they were willing to give. They
had not even reached that point at
which the divine beauty of Christ's
idea of marriage is discernible. "If
the case of the man be so with his
wife," said they, "it is not good to
marry." What is he to do who finds
his wife sour tempered instead- of
sweet, silly instead of fascinating,
extravagant instead of thrifty, old
and faded instead of young and fair?
May not he cease to be her husband
and marry again? No while she lives
if she be not an adulteress. He has
changed her condition. They
two are one flesh. . As long as she
is free from tbe crime of adultery
God holds her free from its penalty.
Thus it is with the man in reference
to the woman. But society also has
its claims. And of all the laws that
lie at the foundation of the real pro
gress which the world has made and
of which it is capable, none lies
deeper, or is more dependent upon
it, than the law of Christian mar
riage, aud at home, with all its ines
timable relations, is involved in
Christs idea of marriage. .
But the Savior recognized woman
as a separate nd equal agent iu
marriage and divorce. He remind
ed his questioners of an older law
than that of Moses the law of cre
ation. "So God created man in
his own image; in the image of God
created he him; male and female cre
ated he them." Christ, therefore,
held the woman not only amenable
to his law of marriage, but also com
petent to enforce it, if it were need
ful, against her husband.
We learn in Mark that after he
had answered the Pharisees his: dis
ciples asked him again of the same
matter in . the house, and, then he
thus reversed the positions of the two
actors: "If a woman shall put away
her huRhnnd. and be married to an
other, she coramitteth adultery."
We do not believe that this means
that a woman has no right to ask
society to step between her and her
husband if his conduct is unbeara
ble. This is another thing from be
ing discontented with her marriage
relation because she wants to marry
another man. Her husband may
be so cruel that her life is embitter
ed, or even in danser. He may be
such a profligate that she cannot be
lieve that it is her duty to live in his
company. He may be such a spend
thrift that she is deprived of the
necessaries of life for herself and her
children. Some women have car
ried such crosses to the gate of heav
en. But they should do it of their
own choice not bv legal compul
sion. The separation which, the
court grant are. therefoie, allowa
ble. But they should not indeed
they cannot annul the marriage of
to marrv a?ain while the other is
living. Separation is one thing, di
vorce is another. This, as we un
derstand it. is the Christian law of
It need not be expected that soci
ety-will live up to this standard,
for society does not accept Christ as
its leader. .But even the most profli
gate would hesitate to lower forever
the Christian ideas of this relation.
They see something an" its beauty
and import, although they resist its
influence. .. Surely the Church of
Christ should glory in maintaining
The Champion Corn Crop of Nebraska.
: The soil and climate of Nebraska
are most favorable to farming. In
dian corn grows luxuriantly, and
the smaller cereals also thrive. The
productions of Nebraska do not ap
pear in the United states census re
ports before 1860; and then the
whole corn production of the Terri
tory which was much larger than
the State, its western limit being the
summit of the Rock Mountains-
was 1,482,080 bushels. In 1870 the
corn crop of the State of Nebraska,
the western limit ot which is the
base of the Rocky Mountains was
4,736,710 bushels; and the Agricul
tural returns of., the Department at
Washington for 1873, gave the corn
crop for that year, which was a bad
year for Indian corn, at 21,000,000
These figures exhibit the rapid
progress of agriculture in Nebraska,
for what may be said . of corn is
equally trueof the other prod notions.
In the fertile soil and genial climate
of the State, corn yields abundantly,
and is a safe crop. ' There are brok
en lands where, year after year, the
produce has averaged 80 bushels to
the acre; but this is outdone by the
Champion corn crop of 1873.
i ihe affidavits on which the $50
premium for 1873 was awarded, have
i"iist been published by the State
5oard of Agriculture. The owner
was Magnus M. Nelson, of Cass Co.
His champion crop was grown on
a field of 35 acres the second cro
on the same ground, which was prai
rie broken in 1871. Ihe plowin
cost f 1 25 per acre; the planting 45
cents; the cultivating 11 80; the
harvesting $1 25; total expense per
acre 14 75. 1 he yield was an aver
age of 91f bushels per acre, which
was certainly worth not less than 40
cents per bushel on the farm. ihe
ariety of the corn was the Mahoga
ny, and the weight 63 pounds to the
From the Omsha (Neb.) Tribune.
Premature Burial. In the cem
eteries of Mainz, Frankfort, Munich,
and other German cities the dead
are exposed for a certain number of
days before interment,- to guard
against premature burial. The bod
ies lie in the coflins, with the luls re
moved, in a large dead-house, a wire
attached to the extremities of the
corpse, and connected with a bell, bo
that the least motion would reveal
animation, and bring aid and succor
once. Ceitain medical watchers
are within call both day and night,
should the bell be rung, and thus
every possible nssistance is secured
Marvtlous tales are told by the
common people of K,l,le,, resuseita
tton and premature burial, and thesn
tales are widely and firmly believed,
riiey have, however, very littlo
foundation, aa ,t i extremely rare,
nJ.Tr "T'"' 't persons pre!
pared lo,- tl,0 grave are nut actually
dead. But still aiyuso, deuth ar I
so fallacious that tbe custom adopt
ed by the Germans must be regarded
as a wise precaution. A celebrated
anatomist, Winslow, had two such
narrow 1 escapes from ante-mortem
sepulture that he published a treat
ise on the subject, expressing the
opinion that incipient putrefaction
is the sole trustworthy symptom of
physical dissolution, i have made
diligent inquiry in Germany respect
ing cases of suspended animation,
and I have learned that not in a sin
gle instance has a body placed iu
the dead-house proved aught but a
corpse. Jukiis Henri Browne, in
Harper's Magazine for September.
The Governor of Nebraska on Grasshoppers.
His Excellency, Robert Furnas,
Governor of Nebraska, has had
close inquiry made as to the condi
tion of the crops of that fctate, and
has issued a proclamation to the peo
ple embodying the results. He says
that information derived from the
several counties (as well as exten
sive personal observation) warrants
the assestion. that though the crops
are shorter than for several years
before, there is not a failure, and no
ground for serious alarm as to the
general prosperity of the State.
The droughty agriculture year,
which has affected the whole United
States, and the greater part of
Europe, has had its effect on Ne
braska; and small grain; therefore,
not yielding as was expected at the
end of J une, are only an average in
yield and quality. The small grains
were harvested before the grashop
pers appeared; but, as in States
north and south this year, the grass
hoppers have done damage to the
farmers to a considerable extent.
Happily for Nebraska, however,
very little but corn has been sub
ject to their ravages; and corn is by
no means destroyed, but will range
from half a crop" to (possibly) al
most an entire failure in a few pla
ces. The fruit crop of Nebraska is
more in quantity than ever before,
but, as a rule, the fruit is inferior in
size; and taking the whole range of
agricultural" products hay, grain,
vegetables, roots and fruit the
State has never before produced so
great an aggregate crop. No cases
needing relief are yet reported; but
at a number of the poiuts on the
extreme western border, help will
be required and not varied, and who
were depending on their corn crop
alone for subsitence. Even those
who have to suffer, however, show
no disposition to abandon their
homesteads. They need employ
ment; and in the case of the home
steaders, have to quit their land for
a time to work in the towns. Says
Mr. Furnas: "The more fortunate
of our own citizens will meet the
former emergency bv affordinar em
ployment, and Congress, which alone
possesses the power, will, no doubt,
promptly meet the second emergen
Why Did They Go.
- A few days ago Victoria C. Wood
hull, her free-love husband, Col
Blood, her sister, mother and
daughter, arrived in New York, from
California they having traveled thi
distance to tell Beecher's white
washing committee what they knew
about "nest-hiding." Upon their
arrival, Victoria was promptly ar
rested, on the charge of obtainin
money under false pretense, she ha v
ing appropriated to her own use the
sum of four hundred dollars, left
with her, while running a banking
establishment on Wall btreet, by
lady friend, for investment. Throng!
some "hook or crook," she was per
mitted the privilege of remaining at
liberty, without bailr until the foi
lowing day, promising then to re
turn, and answer to the charge
made against her. ; But she failed to
put in an appearance, having sailed
on the steamer Lafayette, for France
almost immediately after the ad
journing of tbe court before which
she was tried, her mother, sister
Tennie, daughter, Col. Blood accom
panying her. It is said they carried
with them f 15,000 in gold, present
ed by persons connected with
Plymouth Church. Surely, "speech
in silver," but "silence in gold.
We do not wish France any bad
luck but we do sincerely lKipe this
nest or iree-iovers wm n ever again
touch root on American soil.
iiOcoMonvE uaprices. it is per
fectly well known to experienced en
gineers that if a dozen different loco
motive engines were made at the
same time, ot the same power, for
the same purpose, of like material
n the same factoiy, each of these
locomotive engines would come out
with its own peculiar whims and
ways, only ascertainable by experi
ence.. Une engine will take a great
deal ot coal and water at once; an
other will not hear to such a thing,
insists on being coaxed by spadefulls
and bucketfulls. One is disposed to
start off when required at the top of
nisspeea; anotner must nave a nine
more time to warm at his work and
get well into it. These pecnliarities
are so accurately managed by skill
ful drivers that only particular men
can pursuade engines to do their
best. It would , seem as if some of
these excellent monsters declared on
being brought out from the stable.
"If it's Smith who is to drive, I won't
go; if it is" my friend Stokes, I'm
agreeable to anything." All loco
motive engines are low spirited in
damp and foggy weather. They
uave a great satisiaction in their
work when the air is crisp and fros
ty. At such a time they are very
cneeiut ana DrisK, but they strongly
object to haze and mists. These are
points of character on which they
.i t : : .i i- ?
aic uuueu. it is in mi'ir peculiar!
ties and varieties of character that
they are the most remarkable.
Domesticating the Zebra. In
the last "Bulletin of the Society of
Acclimation" of 1'aris there is an ar
ticle giving a full account of the ex
perience of the society with the wild
zebras committed to its charge. Be
fore the siege of Paris, experiments
had been made in taming these am
mals with partial success. The first
attempt was made with bits and
reins through which an electric cur
rent ran. vv nen restive a severe
shock tamed at once, for a time, the
most refractory, rmally, however,
this mode was given up, and the ze
bras durini? the siege were eaten, to
gether with other animals of the So
ciety, and the rats, cuts and dogs of
that suffering city. In 1872 the men
agerie was restocked, and the zebras
theii iu charge were exceedingly
VICIOUS. -o man uumu go near iiieui.
After a little while they allowed
themselves to be approached and
fed. Then handled and harnessed.
At present they do all the ordinary
light, hauling for the society, and are
found to work well and steadily.
FOR SALK Ouo ot aiarvw'8
smal' slisd fire-proof Safes, and a Hlark Wal.
nut WritltiK lsk-
Books, Stationery. Newspapers. Magazines
Pictures, Picture Frames, Glai
ss. Baby Car
tapes. Bird Cages, etc.
Dr. J Walker's Califor.ii t V:
egar Bitters are a purely Ve.u-ci aii
preparation, made chiefly from the i
tive herbs found on the low er rnnscs
the Sierra Nevada mountains of Califor
nla, the medicinal properties of which
are extracted therefrom without tlio use
of Alcohol. The question is almost
daily asked, " What is the cause of the
unparalleled success of Vinegar Bit
ters!" Our answer is, that they remove
the cause of disease, and the patient re
covers his health. They are the great
blood purifier aud a life-gi viug principle,
a- perfect Renovator and Invigorator
of the svstem. Xever before in the
his tor v of tlie world has a medicine been
comiMiumlud possessing tbe remarkable
qualities of Vinkgae Bitters in healinp the
sick of every disease man is I eir to. They
are a centie l'nreative as well as a Tonic,
relieving Congestion or Inflammation of
the Liver aud Visceral Organs, in Bilious
The Bronerties of De. Walker's
Vim-oar I5ITTKRS are Aperient. Diaphoretic?
ill 111 lltHLl ( . limiKHl.-t. llttAitUlC. IIUICLIU,
.Sedative. (.'umiter-Irritant, Sudorific, Altera-
t'YK. El'! i ":i.M-.,,p3
R. H. HTf.nfVVaT.Tl rr.
DneirtsajidGen. Agfa, San Fraaeiaeo. California.
anU COT. rfWuhinMn. 1 ,L I. t. .
n(isuu na ueaiei
ij iinuu x, vlj LtitLK, are now
running TWO Milk Wagons, and supplying
a-tawsa VUOVUUll C Wt kkU LUC
PUREST A NO BEST Mil K.
tn best possible condition, and from a herd of un-
urpaei-eu excellence, i neir extra facilities
nie mem to make their rounds with despatch, and
to meet the wants of patrons seasonably and with
nrereguiarity. Those in want of daily supplies
n.,. rc Bucuueu iu uu uuiice given 10 x.ucieu j?ar
go un uia uaiiy route.
....... FARGO & BRO .
Asntaouia. April soth, 18,4. 1269tf
NEW GROCERY f
rimtL Citizens of Ashtabula will
a rake due notice, that the subscriber haa open
ed a NEW Grocery Store in Brnce'a Rlrx k arii.iin-
tng L'Hommcdieu's Clothine Store, where ihev
may obtain their Family supplies of the choicest
Groceries, Provisions, Fruits,
The Stock is New and Fresh throughout, and
embraces the BEST the market affords, and as the
present ia a favorable time for buying, on account
of the low range of Prices, the goods will be of-
ierrea at correspondingly low rates, un
Teas, Coffees & Sugars
he cannot be beaten In price or quality. In
he will keep the best brands in market, and no
housekeeper will be disappointed with inferior
graaes. a enppiy 01
FRESH ORANGES, LEMONS, & RAISINS
hardly equaled in town.
In a word, every article to be found In a first
class.-well regulated Grocery, wiU be found here
As he is tolerably well Known, and not withont
business friends, a share of the favors of such and
others is solicited, in the hope of conferring mu
tual advantages ana tue nnuaing up ana strength
ening 01 Dasiness relations.
JAMES B. TOMBES.
Ashtabula, April 30th 1874. l-atf
POR HEALTH, COMFORT, ELASTICITY
DURABILITY, CHEAPNESS A CLEAN
LINESS HAS NO EQUAL.
It saves that dreaded daift task of ehakinz ud
neavr beds. Neither is there any place where that
everlasung pest, the bed-bur can hide and breed.
The most Intelligent and wealth? families nrefer
n ith a lieht mattress or some anilts lain oyer
mem, uiey maae a son ana
Cool Bed for Hot Weather!
THEY MAKE NO NOISE.
This bed is not only a luxurr to the healthr ocr-
sod, but it ia especially so to the Invalid, who
Irom Minora or indnnitv are more or less confined
to their beds. One can scarcely realize the relief
ana com ton a sick person enjoys in being changed
irum a common oea lo one Ol tnese.
I have Certificates from the pastors of every
congregation in tne village, and rrom our bankers,
physicians, merchants, hotel-keeDers and others
reccommending this bed in prelerence to any oth
er in me maraei. several trial were uiing tne
"Tucker Spring Bed," substituted these in their
piace : some using sDnne mattresses costine in
suostitutea tnese ior tuem. This bed la consid
ered by all equal, aud by some
SUPERIOR to the WIRE WOVEN MATTRESS,
which costs 1 16. Most every spring bed in tbe
market, that is of any use at all is sold at from (10
1 aeii tne '
Elastic" which gives
han any other, for tT.00.
Orders for these Beds supplied Dromnllv bv the
unuersienea, wno is sole owner or tne ratents.
and manufacturer of them.
L. M. cnosnv.
Ashtabula, April 80, 1874. 1""
A. MODEL FJLltJSl
nvTAINING FIFTY ACRES
miles southeast of Ashtabula
irtlou convenleiuiy ii-iiccu, wim a never latuuic
.i,i, tiv ill I uro . aici itu wii iiniu wi iud iftrni -
rl. il' of grafted fruit, also Plums, Peaches and
berries : a large ana eommtmiou uwciiiug
louse, all palmed and flnlslied ; large barun.
rauarles and other buildlnirs, all new. A most
iKtslrable country residence, ronvenleut lorChurch
Inn and School purposes: In met tills place mum
be seen to r-e appreciated. The cause of selling Is
falllnv health. Terma reasonable. A village lot
I I be taken n nan paymeni. rur imiuci j.i-
tlculars, enquire at this ofllce, or or
Cor. Chesluut and Sycamote Sts., Ashtabula.
VAK1NU SWITl'UKS. 4 Jtc.
times' It A '1 WA.NTM,
for which the hlunpsi
"I. w ')! pain, iter wora
will compare well wltw.
less are IHr luss.
' y v !)Wora, wiui ar j
auumuw, w. -
MRS. WM. OILMAN, opposite the
Klsk House, Ashtabula O.. '"l1l''rrP1t:
fnllv announce to the la.lies of this v c',,'l.,v,,,,u
he'ls prepared to d.. In Ihe '.. -I "!,vl,;-,.".li, , v.T
work to hair, snrh as MUAlDlNll. CI KL1.NO,
A Lively Penny a gainst a Eusty Dollar
NO NECESSITY FOR CRYING
loo Cents will buv more Goods
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT !
We have orders to close
marKea every, article at a price
l-l .i .
Just look at a few of the Prices,
800 Yards Striped Delaines,
1,000 Yds. Dress Goods, from
1 000 Yds. Japanese Poplins from
1,000 Yds. Wash Poplins, -
500 Yds. French Dress Goods,
500 Yds Ginghams, from
Black Alpacas, from
Black ' Alpacas, from
BEST PRINTS !
FROM 9 TO 8 CENTS.
FINE TAED WIDE COTTON,
FROM 10 TO 8 CENTS.
BLACK LACE POINTS !
Black Lace Points, from
Black Lace Point, from
' " ....
Black Lace Points, from
' ----- - - --
Black Lace Points, from
These Goods are a Special Bargain and are all
We cannot enumerate
WOOLEN CLOTHS FOR MEN
WHITE GOODS OF EVERY DESCRIPTION, LADIES, MISSES AND GENT'S
Our TWO BUTTOX KIDS
are the cheapest
Don't wait until the
"HARD TIMES " ANY LONGER.
than 200 -would a short time ago.
out our entire stoTr. and un Wo
that will insure immediate sale.
25 to 15c
25 to 16c
25 to 15c
62 1-2 to 25
10 to 8c
37 1-2 to 31
50 to 45c
BEST PRINTS ! !
...... ...... .... , .....fif rv Vt
-- -- V V
tis n in
further, but shall offer
AND BOY'S WEAR,
313 T JS
that we are selling at $1.00.
are all gone.