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December 16, 1897

Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana · Page 24

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DAILY PHABOS THURSDAY, DEC. lt>, 1897. OITY 1MSWS. shoes Fresh oysters -R-jthermel, See Hauk before Christmas, "Meet me under the sky light Neat line of holiday goods—Porter Gratd opening tonight—Bee Hive Opening tomorrow^ Foley's candy bazaar. Holiday book/at Transport Wai Paper Co. Don't be/misled In buying Go to Woden's. Holidav slippers and smoking jack ets/aTthe New Otto. /Tine line carving sets from cheap/est up to »4 at Crismond's. ./ J. W. Finfrock, of Richmond, li t registered at the Johnston. Sterling silver spoons, the largest line In tbe city, at Taylor's. See our fur display. Grand open Ing tonight at 7:30—Bee Hive. Open evenings until Christmas for holiday trade.—Ferguson & Jenks A new Methodist church, to cost 130,000, will be erected at Wabash. Do not forget ou>- bargains in Seth Thomas clocks.—Taylor, the jeweler Pearly Shanks, the young daughter of Alonzo Shanks, Is reported seriously 111. • Try McHale's for a pure drink of McBrayer, seven years old, 106 per cent proof. Saturday Foley will receive the finest line of Christmas trees ever In this market. James NavlD,the ex- Wabash brakeman, has accepted a position on the Baltimore and 9hlo railroad. For the Christmas trade, special prices on new style photographs, at Anderson's studio, 606 Broadway. G, F, Dan:aettelle has been appointed postmaster at L'.ncolln, Cass county, in place of G. E. Ullery resigned. We sell our pure home made candies as cheap as our competitors sell trashy stuff. Learn prices before you buy. — Traut. The wife ot County Commissioner Woodhouse was taken suddenly ill yesterday at her home in Adams township. Wheelborrows given away free with every child's suit at the Broadway clothing store of Helvie & Sellers, 426 Broadway. You have a little time after the noon lunch; we have the best cigars and easy chairs; sit down and enjoy a smoke—The Alcazar. The Golden Rule placards say they will strike oil, gas or China in their west show window; it's worth seeing; will drill this evening. Mrs. Miller and daughter, who have been guests of the family of Charles Young, of 629 High street, returned to their home at Indianapolis today. Judgment for 199.50 has been entered for the plaintiff In suit of George Kistler, receiver for Krels Bro's. manufacturing company vs. John Harsh and John Toothman, Besides having the garters with the lucky rabbits foot on, we also have them with a pocket book at tached to carry loose change In.— Dewenter, the hatter and furnishe. Mr. F.. M. Howard has received a letter from Indianapolis concerning the affairs ot the late Mechanics' Mutual Savings and Loan association, stating that another dividend of twenty per cent has been declared. Friday and Saturday, 8x8 onyx lamp stands only 13 85, parlor stands 25o, cheap at 39c. tl. 25 lamps 75c. Japanese cap and saucer 5c. 5* in glazed Jardiniers 15c. 7 in glazed Jardinlers, all colors 39c at the bargain store, Trade Palace. Young lady, do you want to know what will please him best and not be expensive? Fancy hosiery Is the article. We have jiist received a consignment and consider ourselves very fortunate, as they have been hard to secure.—Dewenter, tbe hatter and furnisher. A grandson of David Flory, accompanied by his son, Is visiting relatives in this county. The grandson is the son of Dr. William Flory, of Nebraska. The boy Is four years old and is the great-grandson of David Flory, the Miami township fruitgrower. The public seems to have gotten a wrong impression of the verdict in the case o? the Anderson wire nail company against the State National bank and John F. Johnson. The finding of the jury was that the nails belonged to the bank, and that the wire nail company had no right of possession in the goods. This being the advent of the holiday season, the coming of the railway pay oars is of more than unusual interest to our merchants. On the Panhandle, Paymaster Snee arrived this afternoon ait. 2 o'clock and was kept busy pay leg the yard and road men. Tomorrow he will pay the shop man. Tne Wabash pay car will arrive next Tuesday. The Vandalia car arrived here several days »go. All the out arrived several days earlier than usual thlt ietson. ANOTHER BOIP Given the .Republican jority Last Night. Ma- Committees Would C*orp the rower of tne Major and as They U« Generally Please. and Deacon Halgh, From the Second Fourth Wards, (jot Hot and Stewed and steamed and Sweat. There was a hot time at the council meeting again last night. Dr. Hattery started the fire aud the Re- publ lean majority did the sweating. The fun opened when an ordinance was introduced regulating the erection of telephone, telegraph and other such poles in the city, and delegating executive authority to the street committee and electric light committee. Dr. Hattery attacked the ordinance on the ground that the mayor alone, as chief executive of the city, had the authority to order a compliance with the requirements of an ordinance. It was a strong point, but the doctor obtained no support. The spasm ;ame when Dr. Hattery presented the petition of twenty-five citizens for tbe establishment of an electric Ight at the corner of Liberty and Columbia streets. He moved that he petition be referred to the electric light committee and that the jrayer of the petitioners be granted; le had grown tired of referring pe- itlons to the electric light commit- ee aud never hearing from them ,galn. This assertion was questioned by Mr. Haigh, but Dr. Hattery called for the records, which showed, that no less than three petitions had been referred to the electric light committee, and the committee had not reported. This was a crusher to Haigh, who lost his temper and beat the air in a frantic manner. The doctor gained his point, however, for the committee was directed to report on this and the old petitions at the next meeting. Halgh had another fit Fourteenth street on the west line of J. J. Neederberger's property, was approved and the amount ordered assessed against said property. Similar action was taken oa a final estimate, aggregating 180.52, In favor of A. H. McOorald for the construction of a cement walk on Fifteenth street. Michael Ellison was allowed a partial estimate o 124.23 for the improvement of the intersection of George and Twenty first streets. The question of tbe es tablisbment of an electric light at tbe intersection of Liberty and Col umbla streets, was referred to the electric light committee, with in structlon to report at the next meet Ing of the council. The street committee was granted further time regarding the matter of the opening and improvement ot West Marke street, with instructions to ascertain if petitioners would be willing to pay assessments that might be assessed by the city commissioners. The claim of Julius C. Kloenne for $50 for surveys in Mt. Hope cemetery was allowed. VAGRAV'CY Was tbe Charge on Which Young Izor Was Arrested Lost Night. A young man named Izor whose parents reside on the Westside was arrested and lodged in jail last night on tbe charge of being a habitual vagrant. The young man, so the officers say, has been In the habit of loafing around the corners, both by day and by night, and has become such an eyesore to the officers that the? have determined to force him to seek employment. His parents are very respectable people, who have endeavored to bring him up in the ways of righteousness, but all to no avail, as he seems to delight in bad associates. Upon promises of reforming his conduct in the future Mayor McKee continued his case this morning. AUDITION 4L ITEMS. See Traat's free machine. Country butter 12tc ID.—Foley. Don't miss our holiday picture sale at Logansport Wall Paper Co. Those swell traveling bags at manufacturer's cost at tbe New Otto. Buy school shoes at Willey's Cash Shoe store. Third and Market Sts. Eight-day cathedral gong, hand- painted china clock, 16.50.—Taylor We still have a few lib cans baking powder and sleighs for 39c.—Traut. Miss Myrtle Foust has accepted a position at the Boston for the holidays. Mr? J. R Pratt, who has been visiting friends In Chicago, returned home today. Pictures, pictures, dolls, dolls, toy and everything for the helidays a the Trade" Palace, The poiice force are very thankfu to Mrs. Bruggeman for a box of fin cigars sent them. Attend cut price sale of jacket Friday and Saturday. A surpris for you at the Trade Palace. We want yourshoe trade and can offer good inducements for It—Wil ley's Cash Shoe store, 3d and Mkt Dr.W. M. He ward, oil Grass Creek returned today from Cialcago, where he had taken a patient for a surgica operation. The first oil well at Walton will b completed with-in a day or two. The drill is expected to strike trenton rock tomorrow. Tbe cantata, "An Enchanted Castle," will be produced by the scholars of the Cumberland Sunday HOLIDAY OFFERINGS. t * • i Our Store will be? | open until 9 o'clo ckj ;; to accomodate ;; Christmas Shoppers *»•»»»»»»»«•••»»»»< "DAD" BOLA.MJ, when Dr. Battery called the street committee to time for not reporting on the petition for the opening of West Market street. "The petition had been in tbe hands of thb c^m- mittee' for six months," declared the doctor, "and it was time for action." He moved that the prayer of the petitions be granted and tbe city commissioners be instructed to report benefits and damages. Again he received no support. COUNCIL PROCEEDINGS. The common council met last night in regular session, Mayor McKee presiding. Mr, Boyer was absent. The report of the city treasurer for the month of November was referred to tbe finance committee. The claims allowed are printed in another column. The report of the city clerk of orders issued during the month of November and for what purpose,is printed.in another column. The claim of Michael Ellison for $66.25 for alleged injury to a horse In a culvert in one of the streets of of the city, was referred to the finance committee and city attorney. The ordinance prohibiting the placing of advertisements on the fire alarm, telephone or telegraph poles of the city, and providing a penalty of 110 for violation thereof, was adopted. The contract of the Boston Woven Hose company of Boston, Mass., to furnish 1,000 feet, of hose for the fire department at 80 cents par foot, was approved. Similar action was taken with the contract of the Eureka Fire Hose company of New York, to furnish 500 feet of hose for the fire department at SO cents per foot. An ordinance regulating the erection of telephone, telegraph or other poles in the streets and alleys of the city and the erection of wires thereon, and providing a penalty of from 15 to $25 for violation thereof was adopted.The wavers of assessments for improvement of Broadway were read and directed to be placed on the tax duplicates. The city engineer reported a final estimate aggregating S108.90 in favor of A. H. McDonald for the laying of a cement sidewalk on * The Base Ball Mayer, Wife. "Dad" Boland, the base ball player who was a member ot the Otto team during the season of '96, will be married, during the holidays, at Anderson, to Miss Rhoda Campbell, a young lady of that place. The Golden Rule. This is one of the moat attractive or all stores. From the first to the top floor the most dainty decorations have been displayed. Here are Christmas goods of all kinds ?and in all colors. The west window : displays that which, is possible'with handkerchiefs. Jacob Cook, toe trimmer, is one of the leaders in his profession. Tbe window opened to the public this morning has been a source Ot much admiration from all who pass along Market street. These are displayed aod worked in an attractive manner: 1,000 handkerchiefs from the dainty point lace— the hemstitched. There are hand kerchiefs for all and at all prices 1 consists of a complete oil well, drii ing for oil, and the handkerchiefs ar displaced over the entire structure Throughout the store are decoration and all in all it is a nice place t visit, even if not to purchase, fo Schmitt & Hetnly are leaders in the! line, and they take great pride In let ting the people know that they ar enterprising merchants, wh» strive t please the public. Toncblng Divorce Cases. The supreme court has decidec that a sheriff has no right to .refuse to serve a summons in a divorce casi until his fees are paid. A test cas was carried up from Kokomo. Sheriff McFarland was fined for contemp for refusing to serve a summons. I was held that courts are not requirec to delay proceedings and wait forth execution of their mandates, while the officers charged with their execa tion collect or arrange for the pay ment of their fees, but it is the duty of a sheriff to serve a summon! promptly and make return, as com manded in the writ, and then, if his fees are not paid, he may collect them by fee bill. school Christmas evening;. Would you like to make him su- >remely happy? Buy him a bath robe, they are so soft and warm and o elegant —Dewenter, the hatter and furnisher. A cold wave prevails over the northwest and is slowly moving this way. At some points in North Dakota the thermometer registers 28 degrees below zero. Panhandle Ticket Receiver Robert Will Take a B. Matthews, went to Lafayette this morning on a visit. He will also visit with friends in Chicago before he returns home. A second' invoice of those nobby pufl scarfs received; a wide stripe of black and red and blue aod red. All the young men like them.—By Dewenter, the hatter and furnisher. The Misses Irench, Clewell, Williamson, Mame Fox, Carrie Shaffer, Mary Welch and McCrackln lave been temporarily employed at the Bee Hive during the holiday rush. The Appellate court has decided ,hat dealers selling liquors in quantities less than five gallons at a time without a retail license can be fined. This means that quart shops mast have a county license as well as government. Bachman's glass blowers continue to draw large crowds at 421 Market treet, Hanna's old stand. Everybody speaks well of this fine exhibition of glass workmanship and it is pronounced by all to be the grandest art ever seen here. S. M. Trick, the traveling- salesman who has been confined to St. Joseph's hospital the past five weeks with a serious attack of typhoid fever, Is reported somewhat improved today and hopes are now entertained of his speedy recovery. Sam, John and Charles Helvie gave a pleasant party last evening to a number of their friends at tbe family residence on West Market street. The evening was passed at cards and other social diversions. Refreshments were served. Kirt Stevens, who was recently injured in a railway wreck on the Southern Pacific railway, in California, has recovered from his Offlc-a! ficsitm'.'a of Medal Awarded M. PRICE'S NO r F" 5 8 iff as« bfi&r«. OWDER Will Increase Their Force. A new Webster gas engine of two and one-half horse power recently purchased by Krels Bros, has arrived and will be put in position tbe first of the week to furnish power for their recently enlarged shop. In addition to manufacturing all k ; nds of harness the firm now manufacture a line of ladles' belts and gents' suspenders which has so increased their business that they will put an additional force of twenty-five men to work the first of January. WORLD'S FAlR, CHICAGO, 1893 Yon Are Expected To attend our grand opening tonight. Our new store is a revelation of the trimmer's art. The Elite Mandolin orchestra will furnish moslc all evening- ^ Attractive aad Useful Gifts, Such as fountain pens, calling cards, cues, pocket books, stationery,office knlvea, etc., Long well Sc Cumm.lngs. "We are prepared tor the Greatest "Week's business in the Ristorj of the Golden Rule. The eutire store is in readiness for this Gre»t Business. Special Bargains For The Holiday Trade In Dress Goods,, Cloaks, Umbrellas, Blankets, Comforts, Table Linen, Leather Goods, Handkerchiefs, Gloves, Corsets, Underwear, Hosiery —AND— HOLIDAY NOVELTIES. —A Full Line of— Dolls, Pictures Etc You can buy here, for about half what other stores ask you. We cannot Win to tell you of all tbe articles suitable for Christmas presents, which are to be found on our counters. Come and see and judge for yourself, as to whether you can or cannot be benefitted by trading here. Cloak Department. Why -would rot a Jacket, Cape or Collarette make a nice Christmas present, while we hare made a great work-down in price. We have made a cut on every garment in our store. Now is your opportunity to buy at under value. The Golden Rule. FOUK LIVES ost in a Collision on Ihe C. This Morning. £. I. injuries and resumed his position on that road. This will be good news to Kirt's many friends in this city. Who else would have the nerve to give away a 145.00 Singer sewing machine, complete with all attachments, but Traut? For every dollar's worth you purchase from today until hristmas eve. gets you a ticket entitling you to a chance on this beautiful machine.—Traut. The directors of the Loganspost Gas and Oil company held a meeting ast evening at Dr. Jordan's office for the purpcse uf selecting a new site for a well. Owing to the absence of several directors, no immediate action was taken. It has been practically decided, however, o put down the well north of the ity, but much nearer the city imits. Mr. Chandler, district agent for Armour £ Co., the big meat dealers f Chicago, and whose headquarters iave heretofore been at Ko/como, is ireparing to move his family to this ity. This move is caused by the nperior advantages offered by this Ity in the matter of railway facilities, nabllng him to reach points. In his errttory much more readily and con- eniently. PerfoMes, The best ever brought to the city,— W- Graves' book store. 'assenger and Freight Train Come Together Near Terre Haute. A head-end collision occurred this morning on the Chicago & Eastern llinols railroad, near Clinton, a ation a few miles north of Terre Haute. A passenger and freight train came together, killing both engineers outright, also one fireman and one head-brakeman. Tbe accident was caused by reason of the freight engineer forgetting that the passenger train was on the road. It is said that this road generally has a new set-.of men—that the company has discharged about thirty- eight conductors and engineers within the last two months. HOLIDAY AGAIN IS TEOUBLE. Attorney Mnrphy Fills Up oa Whisky and is Arrested. James T. Murphy, the aged barrister, who has an office over J. D. Taylor's jewelry storo, on Fourth street, filled his hide with bad whlsfcy yesterday and last evening became such a nuisance to the other occupants of that building that a colored familyj having rcoms on the same floor were compelled to call on the police for an abatement of the same, consequently an affidavit was filed and a warrant issued for the arrest of Murphy and he was placed in jail last night. This morning be was arraigned before Mayor McKee, and after a sound lecture by that official and premises to do better in the future, the old man was allowed to depart. It will be remembered that Murphy was arrested several weeks ago for the same oSense and served a jalJ sentence sor the same. Shoes and Slippers The handsomest, and best assortment of CHRISTMAS Shoes and Slippers ever shown in the city. Patent Leather Kid, Ooz Kik, pink, green,red, lavender. In fact anything in nice evening slippers. See our Men's Bootee combination, Boot and- Shoes just the thing for winter. Stevenson & Klinsick. 403 Broadway. Is your linen when it comes home from Marshall's Laundry. Something That Will Please. A box of choice confections or a dainty basket of tropical fruit make* a most appropriate Cbrifitmas present. L. Solimano, the old reliable dealer, is sole agent for Gaenther's fine candles; also sells the choice goods made by Downey, Allegettl and othirs. Nothing can surpass his holiday display of fine Imported DOT- elty candies, fruit*, nut* and candied fruit*. Drop Jn and look at the display, even If you do not bur, Jfo, 608 Broadway. Wagon will call for as a triaL Both 'Phone* lit. your work. SPECIAL SHOE SALE at WALTER MAIBEN'S For Holiday Trade Everything New! Fine shoes that will fit yon salt you. See our nobby new in high Shoes' and Slipper* fer Christmas trade. 412 BROADWAY, Pilling'8 Old Stand.-

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