Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana on December 21, 1897 · Page 20
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-•ft- •Main Office of "THE HUB" Cloth Co., 309 SCHMITT Jt HE1XLEY FIRE. and 311 Market St. Philadelphia, Pa Their Mala Store at tt -"• r j Entirely Destroyed. Ills GENTLEMEN: Those 500 suits we sent you ten clays ago to sell at $1200 and $15 00 respectfully—and are well worth $15 00 to $18.00, you will now mark them to sell at out. I til 4/J-J W fcv/ H'*-^'»*'»'iy--- _ $10 00 and $12 00 until the entire lots are closed Very respectfully, THE HUB. Here is a Chance for You Christmas Shoppers. WE'RE ALWAYS AFTER BUSINESS A»d we generally cret it. New customers come to us, old ones, back. Whyisthfs. In the first place what we advertise is so exaggerate. When we do have a good thing, however, we - goat it in a half harted ^.Transactions here are based on facts tker d g oh't depend on ifs and maybes. Now it happens that for the rot two weeks, the above bargains will sparkle as long as those suits ™ U rci d todate -We have given away over 200 of those handsome •Goat and Hat Backs, and evtry purchaser of $20 00 cash will be presented with one, this offer holds good until Jan. 1st. With Every Boy's Salt-Short Knee Pants Bank rfee: Suits a handsome Saving THE HUB. •Marry Frank's Old Slaod. Logansport, Ind. Mr. Eginhardt Schmitt, manager of the Golden Bule dry goods house, received a telegram yesterday afternoon, informing him of the destruction by fire of the firm's main store at Danville, Ills. The fire occurred while the store was filled with customers. It started in a large show window from an electric light wire, and a cleirk thought , he could easily put it out. But when i be opened the door to enter,the draft I of air gave the flames such an 1m- 1 petus that they soon spread to the main floor. The fire department was called, but its work was Ineffectual. The stock was completely consumed and nothing remains of the stock or the bie brick building except three bare walls, the fourth having fallen, in. A young lady named Miss Laura Reed, a clerk in the cloak department, on the third floor, was unable to escape and perished in the flames. The building had a frontage of 48 feet, and a depth of 165 feet, three stories high. The store was the largest of the kind in Danville. The firm estimates its loss at from 180,000 to 1100,000, with 128,000 insurance. The store was owned by Schmitt & Heln)y, who also own the Golden Eule establishment in this city . Mr. Eginhardt Schmitt, manager of the Logansport store, went to Danville last night to see the ruins and consult with his employers as to their future business movements. AttOSft INSURANCE AGENTS. Kroeger & Strain. C«lll promptly attended to D»y or Ni«fht, - Offloo. 68. Kroeser, l« SET H M-VELSEY Loans Money at 6 per cent, Makes Abstracts, and •Writes Fire. Tornado and Plate Glass Insurance. Private Monej to Loan No Delay- C- 0- HEFFLEY, Insurance and Loans. 2OS fourth Street. W. J. Barnett, Successor to C. L, Woll, Undertaker, Embalmer and Funeral Director. OITY NEWS. Novelcy slippers at Malben's. 1 Bankrupt shoe sale at Walden's, Hazen B. Goodrich holiday slippers at the New Octo. The Wabash pay car will reach Lo«7 Market street Calls attended day or nlgnt. ] gansport next Friday. Tbe finest outfit in the U. S. Col. C. L. Woll, ,„ ,.. ™ x__. ._ will remain with me. DU^^^c. Office 16. Residence-Mutual' Phones 65:c.u. IBS. DR. F. M. BOZKR'S DENTAL PARLORS. Over City National Bank Comer of Fourth and BroadwaT •Osmtnrt Telephone No Offloo 883, residence 343 JJANLEY & SHANAHAN. Bay and Sell Second Hand Goods. Give in a c»U. 209 6th street KURNITURK New and Second Hand at Reduced Prices... W. F, FIDLER. 5 !!.. B ™^: 014 When Tou Need an ABSTRACT or a LOAN -GOTO- F H. Wipperman, M6;Povrtk Street Opp. Court House Entrance, GEORGE W. RODEFER. Real Estate, Loans Bought, Sold or Kxohaninxl. Money to Loan on mortgage or personal security. Call on me VT write to me at No. Si Bel River »»«nue,eagt ••ad of Market ftrect br)d«e. D. E. DELZELL, Dentist, 416 MARKET STREET Upstairs over Bruggeman's Millinery Store. Oharles Charters and mother, of Peru, are visiting in the city. A fiae line of porcelain and enameled iron clocks—Ben Martin. "Corleone" and all new and standard books at Miss Bevan's book store, Chain bracelets, pins, rings and chains in endless varletytat Taylor's. Mrs. H. T. Manlove, of 1124 North street, is visiting her mother at Koko<no. Plenty of good things for everybody Call and see for yourself— Keystone. Buy no trash. Come to us and get something that will last a life time. —D. A. Hauk. Mrs. Walker and two children, of Shelbyville, are guests of Mr. and Mrs, Geo. Walters. The suit of Mary J. Shuey for divorce from Alfred Shuey has been dismissed at defendant's cost. J. C. Bridge has in stock a splendid assortment of fine pianos Tor Christmas trade—410 Broadway. A large number of Christmas presents are being delivered at Longcllff tients. Mrs. 0. E. Hardy, called here to attend the funeral of her father, Edward Griffin, left yesterday for her home at Berlin Heights, O. There was no foundation for the statement ot the Reporter to the effect that Will McNitt, formerly night ticket agent for the Panhandle here, had taken a position as fireman on the road. Everybody knows what a young man's fancy turns to in the spring, bat the poet has neglected to inform day times. We guess beautiful neck- appeai-ance, Afler January 1st Kates o» Life Insurance nill be Adraiiced. As the end of the year approaches local insurance agents are beginning to count up their profits and see how they stand for the year. They are also receiving instructions from their companies as to rates, etc., for the coming year. Considering all things, the year has been a fairly profitaole one, some agent's books showing a slight gam over last year, while others show a slight falling off. Upon an average the business is in a fairly good condition. The Instructions sent out do not show any advance in rates at the beginning of the year so far as fire risks are concerned. The figures fixed by the local board in October last, when they were reduced from ten to fifteen per cent, will be in rorce. In life insurance the first of January will see an advance. The Mutual Life of New York, the New York Life and Eanitable of New York have all signed an agreement to advance their rates, and have so notified local agents. A policy for 11,000, that now costs $30 per year, will cost from 12 to 93 more after January 1st. In all else insurance rates lor 1898 will remain as they are. SITES LOCATED For the Indiana Soldiers' Monuments on the Chickamanga Battle • Field. Capt, D. B. McOonnell, of this city, with other members of the Indiana Chlckamauga park commission, were at Chattanooga, Tenn., several days last week, locating monuments and markers for the various Indiana regiments that took part In the engagements about that city. Sites were selected for the two handsome ente are being aeiiverea n nongcun monil ment8-one on Missionary hospital for distribution to the pa- . Ofchar > Ridge and the other at Orchard Knob. A abaft ten feet high, surmounted by a bronze figure, will be located on the first site at a cost of about »50,000. The monument on Orchard Knob will cost 115,000. About eighty markers, to cost some 150 each, marking the positions occupied by Tarlous regiments, are to be located 'by the commission. The monuments are to be put up by next summer. A Bad Fall. wv uuu ^>wu uuo u\*g«\sws. u uv « u iw..*» Yesterday morning, while Mrs* us what he cogitates about these hoi- Swaieu was walking on the sidewalk wear, to enhance his such as Oewenter, the hatter and sprain of the back, Dr. Busjahn was in front of her home on Toledo street, she fell, receiving a very bad furnisher, is showing. called. ADDITIONAL ITEMS. Pharosi subscriptions are due. Christmas shoes at Maiben's. Fine Christmas cakes at Strecker's. Toys! toys'I at Logaasport Wall Paper Co. Come and see our china plates for 50c as Taylor's. The finest line of holiday perfumes In the city at Forcer's. Selling out, and everything must go at Walden'a shoe slore. .Call at Quigley's and get acquainted with the Yellow Kid. Waf.ches and diamonds lower than anybody can sell t'aem at Hauk's. Sweeperettes, carving sets, chil- ciren's sets, ladies skates—Orlsmond. Miss Lola Sjhuli, of Idavllle, is in the city for a few days' visit with relatives. Mrs. John E. Barnes will eoter- talo the Industrial club on tomorrow afternoon. 0 Miss Nellie Alspaugh, of this city, will spend the holidays with her parents ao Walton. Pianos for Christmas at lower prices than'anyone else can afford to sell them, at Graves'. Dr. and Mrs. J. B. Shultz spent yesterday in Chicago viewing the Christmas decorations. "Hugh Wynne," "Capitol Courtship," "Chimes from a Jester's Bells," at Miss Bevan's book store. See the "American Beauty" spoons and forks, the handsomest pattern on the market, at Ben Martin's only. The Malcolm Love piano pleases the most highly cultivated musicians. Sold by J. 0. Bridge, 410 Broadway. . Wby do you drink low proof whisky when'youcan buy a drink of 7-year- old McBrayar, 106 proof at McHale's? Good, sensible presents at Ed Powell's. Mandolins and guitars.guar- anteed against warping or splitting. Mrs. Frank Gotshali, of Noble township, fell yesterday morning at home and cut an ugly gash in the back of her head. Miss Ella BolleY, of Idaville, who has been visiting relatives and friends in the city for a few days, returned home today. S. E. Nicholson, the Republican temperance statesman, who is anxious to succeed George Steele in congress, was In the city yesterday. Miss Clara Semans will return from Northwestern University at Chicago tomorrow to spend Christmas with her parents, Rev. E. L. Semans and wife, Thieves forced the front doors of Rehwald Bros.' butcher shop on Syca- moTe street, last nihghc, buc further operations were prevented by the sudden appearance of Patrolman Nadig. The thieves escaped arrest. Select your Christmas presents from I. N. Crawford. Boy's sleds 50c, 75c, $1, 11.75 and up. Barney & Berry skates 25c, 50c, 85c, II up to $4.50. Boy's rifles II, 12,50, $3.50. 15.Shot guns, all prices from 84 to 140 Trouble is a thing that will come without our call, but true joy will not spring up unless you make an effort. We have many useful articles such of hats, ties, gloves and umbrellas that will giver/rue joy to some gentleman.—Deweatisr, the hatter and furnisher. Albert Poor, a patiot from Miami ceunty, was discharged Friday from Longcllff hospital, ho having been declared cured. Poor was charged with burning a barn at Peoria, Miami county, about two months ago, and. a plea of Insanity was set up to save him from the consequences of his crime. The schools of the city will close on morrow for the holidays and will reopen OQ Monday morning, Jan,3. The vacation this year is shorter than usual. On tomorrow the closing day of school, Christmas exercises will be held in the different rooms. Interesting programmes have been arranged, and In some of the rooms the exercises will be quite elaborate. There was a double celebration, a week ago today, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Clary, at Lucerne. It was Mr. Clary's 51st and Mrs. Clary's 4Sth".blrthday anniversary. A large number of relatives and friends accepted &a Invitation to enjoy their hospitality, and a grand social time was the result. An elaborate dinner was served. The estimable couple BANKRUPT SHOE SALE. We have got to sell this Stock of goods and we will save you Nearly One Half on your Shoe Bills What is better than a nice pair of Shoes for Christmas—Nothing. H OOQ S . THE - Cure sick headache, bad taste in the mouth, coated tongue, gas in the stomach, dlstres« and Indigestion. Do not -weaken, but have tonic effect. 25 cent*. The only 111U to t»Va with Hood's Sirsaparilla. Pills were the recipients of several presents. Go to Miss Bevan's book store for dolls and frames. We have candy to suit everybody's pocketbook at Qulgley's. Roy, the young son of Dr. J. W. Ballard, is ill of pneumonia. Master (Jeorge Davis, of Plymouth, is visiting Mr. and Mrs. P. F. Sparrow. Miss Agnes Coates,- of •Marion, is visiting her sister, Mrs. £ George Gonser, Frank Parker, of Chicago, is In the city to spend the holidays with his parents. Call and examine our fancy candies and nuts. The finest display in the city—Keystone. The New Otto holiday special la a corker. Almost three dollars for one to clear certain goods. Attorney C. C. Bishop, of Walton, was in the city today. He says the Walton oil well will be drilled in to-j morrow evening. Laporte Argus: '-Mrs. Mary Mansfield, who has been adjudged Insane, will be taken to Longcllff hospital at Logaosport this week." Bred K. George, formerly employed on the Journal, was here yesterday, en route from Kokomo to Danville, Ills., to take a position ^on anew paper. For this season, up to the 17th of this month, Peter Smith, of Lucerne, had killed 586 rabbits, which he marketed at a fair price. He also killed quite a number of quail. The Woman's Christian Temper- acce Union will meet tomorrow in the Home of the Friendless at 2:30. The department study of this meeting is "Purity." All are invited to attend. The stores will be Topen at night this week in order to accommodate the shoppers. An increased number of clerks have been employed that the callers at the stores may be waited upon promptly. With the first dose of winter weather the local icemen are dreaming of a rich harvest and preparing to take care of it when it freezes to the proper thickness. The ice houses have all been cleaned out, ready to be filled, aadi^if the present weather continues, with just a few degrees colder, the harvest will be on in full blast by Christmas. The ferrets up ! n Elkhart county have been at work, and the result is that about 1150,000 has been found due to the public treasury. The county commissioners bargained with the ferrets to pay 35 per cent, which would make the neat sum of 152,500, and the Goshen Times clamors that they should be enjoined from paying such an enormous fee. Cor. Market, 5th. and Eric. Special Sale This Stand 39c Here is a well made and fmisk- ed stand, the small stores £ell from 50 to 75 cents. The "Big Store" will sell them Saturday and Mom- day for only 39 cents each. See them in our Erie street window. Election of Officers. At a recent meeting of Western Star lodge No. 1601, K & L. of H., elected the following officers: Protector—Mary Humphrey. Vice Protector—Lydia A. Baker. Secretary—Mrs. E, M. Hankee. Financial secretary—OliaBopp. Treasurer—Carl Neff. Chaplain—Tillie Bopp. Guide—Mary Kay. Assistant guide—Mary E.Schmidt. Guardian—Lena Bopp. Sentinel—Indiana Emery. Janitor—Lucinda Dalrymple. Trustees—T. P. Wilkinson, J. H. Schwerdman and £. M. Hankee. Card «f Thanks. We desire to return thanks to the many friends and neighbors, who so kindly assisted us during the sickness and death of onr husband and father, and especially to the comrades of the G. A. B. and ladies of Lincoln Circle,—Mrs. Mary Griffin and children. THE NEW COMMERCIAL SCHOOL Genuine Office and] Businewi Practice' the day of entrance. Logansport Commercial High School. 0p-todate. Thorough. Practical. Oour»Oi— English, Commercial, Stenographic, fen -Art" Experienced Teachers Modern Methods, Thorough Work. Competent Bookkeeper* a>4 Stenographers furnished to Business Firm*. Logansport Commercial High School. Over 321-323-&K Fourth Streets, J. W". Hook, M. W. Murphy. Associate Principals. O» Phone 164. If You Want lo be in the Swim You had better le HOOLEY —Make Your- Fall Suit Or Overcoat He will Fit You Whem all other* foil. DELICATESSEN FINE Smoke the Columbia cigar 407 Market street in room tarmarif by I/egan»port-Will Paper Co. Ounther's Confectionery. Charlotte Ruege. Bavarian (>>••, Wine Jellies, Chocolate Eclair*. Patty Shell*. IKtg Kiwet. HJckorynut Macaroon*, Almond Macaroons. Walnut Macaroon*. Oncoanut Macaroons, Vaniila Wafer*, Jelly Cream Puffs, Fruit Cake, Gold and Sflvor Bod. Lemon Mar&ngue Plet. Frank K. Lloyd, Pastry Cook at the Bsroett u4 Mudoek hotflU lor tk» paatflve yeara. BETWe have contracted to fonriih tilth* 1 Pastry an (i Brew i or the above houi*. j Telephone 388 Kuvual. Ladies' shoes 890 Misses shoes 690 Ladies' shoes 99 c Misses shoes 8 9 c Ladies' shoes $1.23 Misses shoes ggc Ladies' shoes $1.48 Misses shoes $1.19. Child's shoes 35c Child's shoes 4 9C Child's shoes S9C Child's shoes 890. $4 ladies' Fine Shoes $2=48. Splendid Shoes for Boys 98c. S3.OO Ladies's Shoes SL89- This is your Chance to buy GOOD SHOES for the price of Cheap One*. M.W DEN. A

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