ON THE.jp SIDE. YESTERDAY WAS A MEMORABLE ONE FOR THE CHILDREN. CONFIRM ATIOK AT HAKY CHURCHES Who Was Confirmed and a Brief Account Account of How Palm Sunday Was Celebrated by the Church Going People Numerous Other Items of Interest. William P. Clifford is no longer South Side agent for The Republican, the financial affairs of this branch office having been transferred to our main office. Our patrons will hereafter pay their subscription and other dues to an authorized representative from our business office and not to Mr. Clifford. Mr. C. H. Kianhart will make our - South Side and Mi - nooka collections this month. March 1. Publishers Republican! Additional solemnity was added to Palm Suuday at the Hickory Street Presbyterian Presbyterian Church yesterday. Tho edifice was beautifully transformed by flowers and evergreens in such striking contrast to the pure white dresses worn by the gitls and the neat, natty black worn by the boys as to make a lasting impressiou on all whose good fortune it was to witness witness the pretty scene. Not a vacant seat could be found in the large auditorium, Jfcd standing room was at a premium. At 10 o'clock when Rev. Mr. Weisswasser stepped iuto the pulpit, a pin could be heard drop, and yet all was anxious expectation, expectation, especially to the eighteen boys and twenty - six girls who were to be confirmed. confirmed. The parents, grandmothers and grandfathers of the little ones as well as their sisters and brothers were little less happy than the children. A choice musical musical programme prepared especially for the occasion by the church choir under direction of Mr. John Leutes, was one of the features of the ceremony. Tho following following is the list: Flora Koehler, Wil - helmina Deibel, Anna Charlotte Hartman, Kcniguude Baker, Frances Lewert, Catharine Catharine Philopena Killian, Catharine Elizabeth Elizabeth Kirst, Annie Mary Will, Annie Carj oline Meister, Elizabeth Lofe, Caroline Catharine Weinz, Catharine Fuchs, Lilly - Elizabeth Forkel, Margaret Frichtel, Louisa Saul, Minnie Schmidt, Anna Elizabeth Speis, Catherine Sames, Martha Martha Lutz, Louise Elizabeth Blatter, Caroline Winckler, Caroline Hahn, Charlotte Charlotte Albertine Lofe, Catherine Johanna Buntz, Mary Dimler, Annie Stimbrum, William Peter Huester, John George Freuhan, Frederick William Kaiser, John Frederick Ludwig, Charles Milieu, Charles Heim, Henry Wolfram, George Ludwig Hartman, John Cap, Henry Lewert, Lewert, Henry Molder, John Schamber, Fred - oriot AJjirler. .Toli - Frndrick. - Ohasp, John Juoescl.tienry W arner, Frederick Charles Schmidt, Rudolph Cap. Families of all the children celebrated the event as is customary, nearly all day.