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February 27, 1891

Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana · Page 8

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>«^^*w^^^ SPRING STYLES IN JACKETS Ou exhibition. Black and all colors Stocinet and imported cloth garments SCHMITT & HEFFLEY, Our special of sale of Jersey ribbed fast black hose for ladies and chil- \ dren 3 pair for 25cts, is still on. NOVELTIES In Spring Goods Are Daily Arriving at the Tailoring Establishment of JACOB HERZ. Call Earlv and Secure Choice. Daily Journal FRIDAY MORNING, FEB. 27. LADIES' warm Slippers and Shoes. CHILDREN'S Warm House Slippers. WALKER & RAOCH, 42O Broadway. The Best on Earth Ben Fisher's Pure Baking Powder 311 Fourth Street. SPRING STYLES, Tor Suits, Pantaloons and Overcoats have arrived. .The assortment is complete. Call and see them. Harry G. Tucker, : :~: The Pearl Street Tailor, :-: OFor the Next Four Weeks I will sell you an elegant suit for .OO CASH. |[]do this to make room for the finest line of Spring Goods {[ever brought to this city P. j. HOOLEY, Pearl Street. Use J. B. L. Blood and Liver Tonic. eod*w Charley Maiben went to Chicago yesterday. J. Frank Comingore has returned from Kokomo. Hon. A, Wolcott, of Wolcott, was in the city yesterday. You can get black dress goods, now at big bargains. -Trade Palace. George Black has suffered a relapse and is.again confined to his bed. Ira F. Wood and Emma Scott: Levi F. Furer and Mary J. Ruckles, are licensed to wed. The Dunlap hats are the correct style. Opening day is Saturday.—De- vventer, the Hatter. - Mr. Chas. F. Brown representing Gorman's ministrels to be here March Gth was in the city yesterday. Attend the Jug Breaking and Stere- optican entertainment at the Market street M. E. church this evening. Surer foundation cannot be laid than the real merit which is the solid base for the monumental success of Hood's Sarsaparilla. 9 The management of the rink will give the same up Saturday niglit,,.the season not having proven as profitable as was anticipated. County Superintendent Searight returned-yesterday from a tour of inspection of the schools of Bethlehem township. He reports commendable progress. The regular monthly examination of teachers will be conducted by County Superintendent Searight at the West Side school to-morrow. Lists will be on. hands for both professional and primary licenses. Reserved seats for the Melville Company matinee can be procured this morning at Keesling's drug store. Children 10 cents and adults 20 cents. The very amusing comedy,- Fun in a Country School, will be presented at this performance. Yesterday afternoon at the residence of Mrs. D. B. Anderson corner of Sixth and North, 'Squire Fender officiating, Mrs. Mary J. Ruckles was' united in marriage to Levi F. Furer. The couple hails from Lafayette. She is 55 years of age, he 35. They returned to the Star City last evening. Warren Irons is in the city having arrived from Chattanooga yesterday morning. He is a clerk in a large hotel at that place. Since Warren left Logan sport last August he has enjoyed a trip to England having shipped from Boston last fall for Liverpool. He made a comprehensive tour of England and Scotland and returning took a trip through the south, locating at Chattanooga with his father. The Melville Dramatic Company gave a very pleasing presentation of "The Sea of Ice" at • the opera house last night, adding another to tbeir list of successes during the week. The company has made many friends here during the week and merit liberal patronage. The company is carefully selected every member of the same doing his or her very best to maintain the general excellence of the company and the performance has been very satisfactory. To-night "Zeb, the Clodhopper," a play dealing with Hoosiers, the plot being laid near Muncie; will be on the boards. This is a rattling comedy, and will he greeted by a good house. This evening also an elegant 'mirror, will be presented to. the handsomest lady in the audience, and a fine silk hat to the iiomliest gentleman. To-morrow evening a handsome plush parlor euit. will be given-to "the ''holder of the lucky number.- Matinee to-morrow afternoon, popular prices. • BLACK BOXERS. The Colored "Gemmcn" wlio Handled tli« Gloves at Peru. Sporting- circles were aroused a few days ngo by the announcement that Elder Pitts of Peru, would meet Wm. Jordan, Indianapolis' best pugilistic talent in a ten. round contest at the Veru opera house February 25th. Although the fight occcurred Wednesday Digit our reporter having to walk just got in. About two hundred people at a dollar a head gathered to witness the contest. Tom Pierce of Peru, was made time keeper, a gentleman from Anderson was selected as referee and the fight began. First round—Pitts sought to knock his man out by kicking him under the ribs; foul claimed but disallowed. Second round—Pitts and Jordan sparred for points; neither scored. Third round—Both men groggy. Pitts led off with a left bander but failed to touch. Jordan, read a chapter from Marquis of Qucensbury rules and tried to apply it but failed. Both swipped a good deal without effect. No body blows.' Fourth round—Pitts and Jordan clinched: both afraid to let go; sepev- ated by time-keeper. Fifth, sixth and seventh rounds; nobody hit. Eighth round—Jordan came up groggy and looking pale but responded promptly to the call. A bold right bander le f t his nose exposed and Pitts reached for it but his arm was too short. Ninth round—Pitts had the best of it; Jordan weary and sad. Pitts brought blood which was pronounced the genuine article on analysis. Tenth round—Light sparring; crowd disgusted; no points made. Fight declared a draw. Society JEvcnt at Lnlayetto. Lafayette Journal: Night before last a party of young folks dropped into the home of a young married couple on Eleventh street with the intention of surprising them. The surprise was complete, and a very lively time was had by the eight or nine couples. The young three weeks husband, whose name is George, endeavored to make it interesting for tho dancers, He sent out after the beer and the beer came instantly. The orchestra perched in a little nook rendered sweet music to which the dancers tripped the light fantastic. They often put the light out and tripped around in total darkness. Along about midnight George got up a little diversion of his own and instigated a movement to break up the party in short order. He locked the doors and got a revolver. With this playful little instrument he threatened to amuse his guests by shooting a few q uarts of brains out of them on the whole. The girls screamed and the boys tried to open the doors for fresh air and other purposes. George was quite intent on shooting some one, and finally selected a prominent young barber on Columbia street as the man. The p. y. b. could not get through the door, so he went through a window and escaped. He ran nearly to Dayton and there was a piece of glass sticking in his shirt front yesterday morning. Another barber from the same shop made frantic efforts to escape, but in the meantime things had become tranquil again. Ib was a very pleasant affair and one which will be remembered long by the surprised and the sur- prisers. . Banding's Cane Goes to tlic Jury. The case of Frank Bending on trial for obtaining money on false pretenses was given to the jury at 6 o'clock last evening^ That body was still in deliberation at midnight. The'argument on the case consumed the whole of tho afternoon, J. W. McGreevey and Q. A. Myers speaking for the State, and A. G. Jenkines and S. T. McCotmeU pleading for the defense. The case attracted considerable attention, and the court-room was fairly well filled a part of the day. Mrs Al Swadener received the sad intelligence yesterday of the death of her uncle L. W. Curtis, of Cleveland Ohio who visited here last summer and won many friends. Mr.' Curtis at one time was connected with, one of the eastern roads but retired from railroad service and entered the jewelry business known for years as Curtis & Crittendon. Failure of health, a few years ago compelled him to retire from active business. Mrs. Swadener leaves to-day for the funeral. Wanted, 200 ScHool Children to appear on the stage in the schoolroom scene of the very funny corned}', "Fun in a Country School," at the opera house Saturday afternoon. Apply at the stage door of opera house at 10 o'clock Saturday morning. MANAGER, Melville'Sisters. PARTIES HOLDING NOS. 2383 2850 3591 4858 7107 8560 1016G 11359 11877 4535 2387 3241 4394 5402 7995 9120 10400 11304 3851 4663 2509 3507 4770 5623 8209 1C056 10602 11848 4321 9178 10603 Will find it to their interest by calling on HARRY FRANK Liberal One Price Clothier of Logansport and Delphi. xrcoiro PACKAGE TOILET TISS Wilson, Humphreys & Co., 2OO and 2O2 Fourth St. We will be pleased to show the nevr spring:style Dunlap hats on Saturday. -—Dewenter, the Hatter. What a Cent Will Buy. • You can buy any of the following articles for a penny at McCaffreys': ; 4O Hair Pins, 50O Yards ol Thread, A Paper Needles, A Paper pins, 1 Dozen Cloths Pins, A Fancy Thimble, 2 Lead Pencils. It costs us a hundred times as much to tell you of this as we will ever make on what you buy of them-but they are only samples, If a penny buys so much what will 100 pennies buy? If some necessities cost so little, others will be proportionately as cheap and McCaffrey keeps . almost every necessity or luxury that you have want for. COST >,:: Is an all important matter with you on such things. Pay $500 more than you should for a house and it is comparitively little. But pay more than you should for what you every day find need for, and the constant drain will in a few years take all that a home would cost you. You pay. for all things just the least that they can sell for bv • ; '. ': , .• .-,-, --r. '•• c' ; ' ••, , M. McCaflery ,&.. Co=