Pittsburgh Dispatch from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on March 18, 1889 · Page 6
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SJUHaial s?r Ww wFr; V THE "PITTSBTJEG- DISPATCH .MONDAY, -3IAEOH; 18, 1889. -: - - t"j fr -r OLDTIMEBASEBALL, Charles S. Clampitt Gives , Some History Afiout THE GAME 60 YEARS AGO. Efforts to Organize a Beal Amateur Boat Club. PITTSBDEG SPOBTS DISAPPOINTED. The Dojj Fight at Wheeling Does Not Take Place. i GENERAL SPOETIKG SEWS OF THE DAT To those people interested in the national game there is always something exceedingly interesting in a conversation with one of the baseball pioneers. "Old timers" invariably have lots of entertaining recollec-tionsHo talk about, and they usually take great delight in telling of the "good old times." This certainly is the case with Mr. Charles S. Clampitt of this city. He is now 61 years old, and was playing baseball nearly 40 years ago. He was a member of the historic Olympic Ball Clnb of Philadelphia, and has in his possession a little book containing a list of members of that club and a brief sketch of Its early history. It was organized in 1S33 to play townball, from which Mr. Clampitt states baseball developed. The little history of the club goes on to say : "The Olympic Ball Club was established by the union of two associations of townball players in the year 1S33. One of these associations began playing at Camden, H. J., on Market street, near or upon the ground where the Episcopal church stands, in the spring of 1S3L On the first day there were but four of us and the game was called 'catball,' or what is called in some parts of New England, two old cat." THE OLD-TIME TEAM. "The players, who were then over 25 years old, told some of their younger friends of the pleasure and advantage they found in reluming their boyish sport, and invitdd them to join and make up a number large enough for a game of townball. This was soon done and a party of from 35 to 20 regularly went over to Camden on Saturday afternoons in a horse ferry boat and played the game of townball." Public opinion was strong against such "childish amusement," and this feeling retarded the development of the game considerably. During a conversation last evening Mr. Clampitt said that this public sentiment against the game continued for a long time. He continued: "There were many prominent business men in the club, however, and they stuck together until the public feeling underwent a change. Games were played on Wednesdays and Saturdays, and Degan to attract considerable attention. New York people began to notice them, and, as a result, the New Yorkers improved on our game, organized the Knickerbocker club and played baseball. This was, I think, in 1846. and two or three years later we followed the example of the New York people. Townball was in many respects similar to baseball; hut in the former game if a pitcher hit the runner with the call between the bases the runner was out However, the Olympic I think, was the first organized club, and doubtless its existence prompted the formation of the first baseball club. THE GAME BECAME POPULAR "There were soon many clubs formed and we all played baseball, and the game became more popular than the old game. We played for honor, the only trophy being a ball. In our club we made our own balls. Every six months a committee was appointed for this purpose, and the balls were made of a piece of India mkB. v ri vHtt twine wnrsTprl anil tnf skin. The contests became exciting because. of the intense rivalry there existed between Philadelphia and New York. The Athletics were organized in the former city and the At-lantics in New York, and they had lively times. Al Reach, Sisler and McBride were in the Athletic team, and I remember vividly a game between the two clubs when the fences were all broken down. The Athletics won, and it was, indeed, a great time. "In the early history of these clubs nobody was paid for his services, but the clubs gradually drifted into professionalism, and I'll tell you how that took place. It was soon discovered that tbegreatstrength of ateam rested in the pitcher and catcher. There was such a strong desire to win on the part of each clnb that it became the custom to pay for a good battery. But this couldn't be contmued without charging an admlssian fee, which was done eventually. Then clubs began to PAT POB GOOD MEK In. aU positions from the money realized at the gate. From this the custom developed into bona fide professionalism and has continued ever since. "Of course the rules of those early games were extremely different from the rules of today. I used to be a strong enthusiast in the olden time, hut really the game is so different now in almost all respects that I don't feel at home when watching a game nowadays. 1 took part In a game last season and found that the methods are entirely different. I was a left fielder in my day, and at that time fielders had plenty of work, I assure you. Then the pitcher tried to pnt the ball where the batter could hit it, but now the extreme opposite is the case. Certainly In my young baseball days nobody ever thought that the game would ever develop to such extraordinary dimensions as it has done. Its advancement, in the eyes of those of . us who helped to inaugurate it. has really been wonderful, and goodness knows where it will stop. Onetbing connected with modern baseball I note with pride and that is its honesty. I can remember when players would accept bribes and lose a game with comparative impunity. Now a player cannot dojso without ruining his professional prospects forever. However, I still admire the good old methods which enabled us to make 20 or 30 runs. That kept the crowds shouting and everybody busy." DR. CARTER IN TROUBLE. His Gun Attached and Suit Entered Against Ilira. There was a lively scene at the Avenue Baseball Park yesterday at the close of the Carver-Bandle shooting match. It was caused by three ro:n makingji break for Dr. Carver's gun. The affair created a lot of fun, and resulted in the gun being divided between two of the constables. "Yesterday George M. Allen, of Terre Haute, Ind., entered suit before 'Squire Bright to recover 597 from Dr. Carver, clue on a promissory note. A writ of attachment was issued to Constable Frank Johnson. The attorney of Conrad Berens, the Philadelphia occulist, entered suit before 'Squire Hornbcrger to recover $140 from Carver for online the latter's eyes. A writ was issued to Constables Jimmy Meyers and John Rebold. While the match was in progress the three officers were on the scene waiting for a chance to seize Carver's gun. It came, at last. Just as the match closed Carver took his gun apart and laid it down. Just-as he dl. thecmen rushed for it. Tbey were the constables. Notwithstanding Johnson weighs nearly 300 pounds, be got there firstand attached the barrels of the gun.- Before be cbuld seize anything else Constables Rebold and Meyers attached the stock of the gun and all of the doctor's cartridges. The gun is valued at tX Cincinnati Enquirer. WANTS A SEPARATION. Umpire Barnnm Aska to be Kept Amur From the Players. In the Washington correspondence of the New York Sim is the following: Umpire Bar-sum, in a lengthy communication to President Young, reiterates his views regarding the separation of umpires from playing as much as possible, and bis suggestions are worthy of consideration. Oneptiliit that be brings out strongly is to the effect t;.at after a game, and especially one that has been close and exciting, the umpire should not be compelled to come in contact with tbe players in the clubhouse. Very frequently remarks are made that have a tendency to create ill feeling betweeu players who think tbey have been discriminated against by the umpire, and this could be obviated by the umpire keeping away from the men. He renews bis suggestion that tbe umpire should be furnished with a conveyance of Ills own to and from tbe grounds, and should not be compelled to ride in the coach alloted to one of the teams. His idea is to do away with fraternization 6etween nmpires and players, as it will have a tendency to make the former the impartial Judge of the contest that it is Intended an umpire shall be. DISAPPOINTED SPORTS. The Wheeling Doe Fight Did Net Take Place Lively Scenes. . The big croud of Pittsburg sports who went to Wheeling on Saturday to witness the dog fight between Napoleon Jack and an imported dog owned by J. Pembleton, of tbe Southslde, were sadly disappointed. The battle did not take place, and, as a result, there was a lively time among the patrons of the pit. The Pitts-burgers went to Wheeling expecting to witness a chicken main, a dog fight and a prize fight. Only tbe first named took place. The chicken main turned out to be much smaller than anticipated, as there were only six battles between Wheeling and Phillipsburg birds. Four of tho battles were "won by the Phillipsburg party, and each contest was for 125 a side. The main took place in a rink at Fulton, near Wheeling. It was intended to have the dogfight in the rink when the main finished, but the crowd, made up of Wheeling, Steubenville, East Liverpool and Pittsburg sports, was so rough and demonstrative that the owner of the building refused its use and demanded everybody to leave. A number of free fights ensued and one man received a severe cut m the bead with a bottle. The dog fighters then proceeded to a barn a mile and a half away from Wheeling. The promoters of the fight began to charge S2 per head admission to see the battle. After about 50 persons had been admitted at this rate tbe Wheeling sports broke into the barn in wholesale fashion. It was then deemed unsafe to have the fight take place, and the owners and their dogs disappeared with a bowling mob after them. Ihev returned to Wheeling when a stable was offered tbem to fight in private. Klrly, tho owner of Napoleon Jack, declined the offer, though Pembleton was willing to accept it. After considerable wrangling Pembleton and his dog left for home on the 5 o'clock train. Klrly took his dog to Martin's Ferry, wherelhe spent yesterday. It is likely that the battle will take place this week. The prize fight was lost sight of owing to the trouble concerning the dog fight. A WORTHY MOVEMENT. Efforts Being Made to Organize a Real Amateur Boat Clnb. Efforts are being made to organize a bona fide amateur boat club in this vicinity. Mr. J. J. Sweeny, who is connected with the Duquesne ball club, stated yesterday that several gentlemen interested in aquatics have commenced a movement to accomplish the object named. The great object is to have an amateur club that can, without question, put forth the best local amateur rowers in the national contests. Several patrons of the scull are eager to have John Martin and McCnesney take part in the national amateur regatta, and to do this effectively an amateur boat club of influence is needed. At present it is bard to find a local boat club that can technically be called amateurs. The want of such an organization has been extremely felt for some time. If an organization of the kind named were established such promising scullers as John Martin would probably get a chance to measure sculls with.the champions of other clubs in the country. It is also probable that other good scullers would be developed here, as there are lots of powerful young men in tbe neighborhood who desire to become bona fide amateur scullers. Tbe idea as expressed by Mr. Sweeney is to have all those interested in such an organization meet and form a club independent of and entirely distinct from any other club in the city. The proposed club could be formed on purely amateur principles. A step of this kind would certainly do much toward redeeming the prestige of acquatics here. At present that excellent branch of sport is under a ban, but it is possible to return it to public favor by the method mentioned above. PRESIDENT YOUNG'S VIEWS. He Explains Matters Aboat the Players in Spalding's Team. Washington, March 17. "None of the players who have been making tbe tour of the world under the supervision of Mr. Spalding have been assigned to classes," said President Young, of the League, "and they will be exempt from classification for 15 days after their return to the United States. This rule applies to John Ward as well as bis companions, and tbe reason for it lies in the fact that it was adopted after tbe tourists left this country en route to Australia. I have been authorized by Mr. Day to release Ward to the Washington management upon his signing a contract and the payment to me of the sum promised by Mr. Hewitt to the New York's President. "Should the 512,000 for the consummation of the deal be paid over to me, it will make upward of 50,000 that have passed through my hands in tbe past few years for ball players. Of course this arrangement between Messrs. Day and Hewitt renders it illegal for any further attempts by theBostonians to secure Ward,and that seems to be pretty well understood by Messrs. Billings, Conantand Sodcn. Upon the arrival of Ward in tnis country, he will be met at New York by Mr. Hewitt; who considers that the wisest course for him to pursue is to have a personal consultation with John, and not conduct negotiations at long range through the medium of the mails. More business can be transacted in a 15 minutes' talk than can be accomplished by written communications in as many days. Naturally, everything is in abeyance pending a decision by Ward of this matter, but the indications point very strongly to his donning a Washington uniform for the baseball season of 1SS9." What Sllnson Soys. Regarding tbe challenge of E. N. Guckert, which appeared in this paper the other day, Mr. Stinson sends the following reply: "In reply to the challenge of E. N. Guckert to play me on tbe guitar, banjo and mandolin. I am free to admit that he is far above me as a guitar player. I will, however, play Mr. Guckert on tbe banjo and mandolin, and will meet him any day next week to make a match for 5100 or $300 aside. I have no 51,000 friends. The contest must be decided by qualified musicians mutually agreed upon. C. P. Sttnson." Off to the Sales. Billy Fisher, the young horseman of Allegheny, left the city for Indiana last evening to attend tbe horse sales at Cambridge. Raven Boy, Gray Davy and other good ones are to be sold. Mr. Fisher desires to buy a good horse. Hart's Business Yentare. In a letter to a friend in this city, Frank H. Hart, the pedestrian, states that he has entered the saloon business at San Francisco. He won nearly $4,000 in the recent six-day contest at that city, and ne means to try and make another business start in life by it Sporting Notes. Wise is to play short or tbo Bostons. The Phillies defeated the Jacksonville club on Saturday by 8 to 4. A picked nine defeated the Cleveland team by 12 to 9 at Hot Springs on Saturday. Maktlew failed to show up to wrestle Jesse Clark at Steubenville on Saturday night. Tho contest will take place to-night. Manages Phillips and President Nimick visited the ball grounds yesterday. Some alteration in the entrance gates were decided on. If the Pittsburgs does not make some of the Association clubs hunt leather this spring then there is no balm in Gilead. Philadelphia JPress. There is nothing definitely settled as yet regarding the Polo grounds. Another meeting of the Aldermanic Committee having tbe matter in charge will be held this week; and both sides will fight hard to win. TheNewYorks will strain every muscle to bold the grounds this season, and the property owners are using their influence to have One Hundred and Eleventh street cut through. A NATIONAL ORGANIZATION Of Unskilled Glass Workers to be Formed In May. A. meeting of committees from the various glass packers and mixers and teasers' local assemblies of the Knights of Labor was held yesterday at 1505 Carson street. The object of the gathering was to draw up a proposition for the formation of theTJlasshousenien's National Trades District of the K. of L. These men are employed in different branches ot the trade and have repeatedly tried to gain admission to the American Flint Glass Workers' Union, the Window Glass Workers' Association and tbe different organizations of green glass and prescription workers, but without success. The cause of their rejection was that they were not 'classed as skilled workmen. It was decided yesterday to send the proposition to all the local assemblies in the country, and a convention will be held in this city some time in May, when the organization will be formed. Horsford's Acid Phosphate, Useful in all forms of dyspepsia. The People's Store. We are still doing business at our temporary quarters, 531 and 533 Wood St. On and after Thursday, March 21, come to the new store on the old stand, 83, 85, 87 and 89 Fifth' ave. That we shall show yon a stock worth looking at goes without .saying. I Campbell & Dick, d AFIGHT FOR LIBERTY. General Boulanger Outlines His Flans and Declares That He is STILL IN FAVOfi OF A REPUBLIC. Measures Taken to Avert the Threatened Financial Crisis. HONOEING THE BASEBALL PLATERS Pabis, March 17. General Boulanger went to-day to Tours. The train which conveyed him stopped at Bloisand St Pierre des Corps, at both of which towns enthusiastic demonstrations were made in his honor. At Tours a crowd of 3,000 persons gathered at his hotel to -welcome him. In response to vociferous cheering the General appeared upon a balcony and expressed his thanks for the reception accorded him. In the evening a banquet was given, at which Senator Naqnet and several members of the Chamber of Deputies were present. In a speech M. Naquet pointed out the facility with which the adhesion of the Conservatives to a moderate republic might be obtained. He referred to General Bou-langer's intention to restore religious peace to the country by stopping the policy of persecution. Boulanger would appeal to the country, and if the nation voted to maintain the concordat the question should be allowed to rest for 40 years. BOULANGEB TALKS. General Boulanger followed with a speech of the usual kind. He said: "The Conservatives who follow me understand that the restoration of the monarchy is impossible without a violent upheaval, and they adhere to the Bepublic on condition that it be made habitable and be sanctioned by the people directly consulted." In concluding he 'repudiated, on behalf of the national party, the idea of either a monarchical conspiracy or demagoguery,de-claring that the goal toward which they were marching was a republic, hut a non-parliamentary republic, which would be the protectress of the weak and lowly, and be passionatelv preoccupied with the interests of the people, respecting tbe liberty of tbe individual and, above all the liberty of conscience. Deroulede and the other accused members ot the Patriotic League have been summoned to appear before the court on Tuesday next The Clarion, the organ of the Patriotic League, denies the existence of a plan for a descent by the League upon the Elysee and the Palais Bourbon. THE FINANCIAIi CRISIS. At the financiers' meeting this morning, M. Rouvier appealed to the bankers to unite on both moral and patriotic grounds. He expressed the hope that the 40,000,000 francs of fresh capital necessary to uphold the Comptoire d'Escompte would be Immediately subscribed. At a meeting of the Directors of the Bank of France, it was decided to make an additional advance of 20,000,000 francs on condition that a similar sum be subscribed elsewhere, in order to avert a judicial liquidation of the Comptoire d'Escompte's affairs. The Rothschilds subscribed 3.000,000 francs and the Credit Foncier 2,000.000. and thesub-scriptlonsof otberhouses brought theaggregate up to 36,000,000 francs. In response to M. Rou-vfer's appeal the Syndicate Chamber of Stock Brokers has agreed to advance 3.000,000 francs to tho Comptoir d'Escompte. The necessary amount 40,000.000 francs is now subscribed. Tavande & Cie. bankers of Lemans, have suspended. Their liabilities amount to several million francs. THE IRISH PROBLEM. Another Tory Writer Thinks He Has the Right Solntien. London, March 18. Clifford Lloyd writes to the Timet in advocacy of the abolition of the Irish Lord-Lieutenancy and Dublin Bureaucracy, and the granting to Ireland of a large measure of county government retaining the police as an Imperial organization and readjusting taxation. He says that if both parties in England could agree to give such a plan a fair trial there need be no misgiving as to the result If home rule is desirable and possible the scheme will-grow of Its accord, and this is preferable to forcing It upon tbe people at the risk of civil war. To settle tbe Irish question will need 111 the talent in both parties, and they must act together in the matter. Any attempt bv one party to face thejopposition offtbe other w'lil end In failure and perhaps in national disaster. ATTACKING HENRI GEORGE. The Thunderer Reads a Lesson to Members of Parliament. London, March 18. The Times attacks Messrs. Cremer and Clark, Radical members of Parliament, for joining with tbo Radical clubs in the welcome to Henry George on Saturday. The Times says: "Mr. George's doctrines corneas near spoliation as anything that has been proposed by a man with a character to lose since the French revolution. Men like Mr. Cremer wish to apply the operations of the Irish Leaguers to Ireland, Scotland and Wales." G00D-BIE, MILAN. The Servians Off With the Old and On With the New. Belgrade, March 17. An imposing service was held in the Cathedral to-day in honor of the accession of King Alexander. Tbe King, the ex-King, the Regents, the Cabinet ministers and all the diplomatic representatives were present The city was decorated with flags, and tbe celebration closed with illuminations and a torchlight procession. In the course ot the day the officials were received in farewell audience by ex-King Milan. A RUSSIAN MUTINY. The Cossacks of AchlnofTs Expedition Be come Rebellions. Constantinople, March 17. A mutiny broke out to-day among a portion of the Cossacks attached to Acbinoff s expedition. The Russian Consul tried to pacify tbe mutineers, but they refused to listen to him. and finally drove him away with threats of violence. Subsequently the unruly Cossacks were removed from the Russian man-of-war and placed on board another vessel bound for Odessa. Honoring the Baseball Players. .LONDON, March 17. Mr. Hollingshead, the theatrical manager, gave a supper in the "Niagara" exhibition building this evening in honor of the visiting American baseball.teams. The Duke of Beaufort and other prominent persons were present Germany's Samoan Commissioners. Berlin, March 17. It Is expected that Count Herbert Bismarck and Councillor Crauel will represent Germany in the Samoan Conference. Bow to Travel Cheaply In China. From the Mew York Sun.: Foreign residents of China apparently have one valuable resource when they are threatened with the abuse of a hostile mob. They may sew pigtails in their hats, don the dress of the country and become Chinese themselves to some extent, and the result will have a tendency to mollify the passions of the crowd. Mr. Horsburg, describing his recent journey 1,500 miles up the Yangtze river, put on Chinese attire, including the pigtail, and not the least advantage of his new costume was the fact that it enabled him to travel the first 1,000 miles for $17, while the fare for foreigners on the same boat was $70. Nobody mistook him for a Chinese, but he seemed to be regarded as an adopted fellow citizen, entitled to ,all tbe rights and privileges, including cheap living of a glorious country. "We have no reason to know in our own land that John is deeply prejudiced in favor of the light and airy attire he brings over with him. A Chicago Cariosity. .From the Chicago Xtm.i There Is said to be a saloon keeper In Chicago who is not running for alderman. It this be true the dime museums could, well afford to engage Jilni as a curiosity at $1,000 a'week, FAITH AM) THE ENEMY. Rev. Pother Murphy Preaches toParnders at the Cathedral. Eev. John T. Murphy, President of the Holy Ghost College, of this city, delivered the sermon at St. Paul's Cathedral last evening. His text was: "This is the victory that overcome th the world, your faith.' Father Murphy's sermon was delivered particularly to the members of the Catholic organizations who paraded in honor of St Patrick yesterday. In the first part of his discourse he reviewed Irish history, -and spoke of good deeds done by Ireland's patron saint He said that St Patrick's Day puts before tbe minds of Irishmen the fact that faith was tbe instrument be bestowed on (heir fathers as tbe most precious of gifts, 1,400 years ago. It Is faith that gave alumlnary to their lives, and a true value to their works. It raises them up above the littleness and misery of their life and files tbem in God. It reveals to them the greatness of their destiny. Tells tbem that they have been created, not for this world but for the next, not for themselves, but for God. Without faith a man's life, be he ever so talented, ever so great ever so pbweful, is wasted. Without faith a man is a victim to tbe vice and corruption and consequent delay of fallen human nature. Tbe enemy of their faith he claimed came to them with gloves on his hands, rings on his fingers, wearing pure linen and broadcloth, with a smile on bis lips. He does not openly attack tbe faith, but gives it a passing nod of respect. He finds his way into the sanctuary of the home. His work becomes easy when he find the coast clear. He eats h's way through their whole family system, until he has reduced it to one rotten mass of corruption. "Hand down your faith to your children intact and unsullied. Whatever else you do tor them, instill tbe faith with all its teachings and practices into their every fiber. Teach them to love it, to stand up for it, and to fight for it. if need be; yea, to die torit May God and St Patrick bless you and yours in this your grave mission to preserve and propagate our holy olden faith" A good many of the reverend gentleman's hearers construed some of his remarks about "the enemy" to mean the American Mechanics' order. IT MAY BE A STRIKE. The Master Painters to Enforce Their - Grading Proposition To-Day. Last Saturday was the last day given by the master painters to the journeymen to accept the grading proposition. The men had previously and emphatically declined. to accept tbe terms offered, and the result of the master painters' action will not be .known until to-day, when the men present themselves for work. The men do not believe their employers are in shape to stand a strike, and think that a better arrangement may be made this week. n. As has been stated, the master painters propose to divide the workers into three classes and grado , them according .to their ability the first class to receive S3K cents an hour, the second .27 cents and the third 20 cents. The journeymen painters claim that they cannot be graded properly and only 20-cent-an-hour men will be employed. The master painters state that under the present system, an inferior workman receives as much pay as one who is skilled in his calling, which is a loss to themselves, an Injustice to their customers and an injury to competent workmen. IT WAS A WATER HAUL. An Allegheny Raid That was Not Accompanied by Good Results. Chief of Police'Kirschler, of Alleghehy, learned that a number of mill men had engaged a room at No. 32 Beaver'avenue, and stocked ft with liquors, intending to enjoy themselves on Sunday. He decided to break up the party and yesterday afternoon, accompanied by a posse of 13 officers in citizens clothes, swooped down on the place. . The house was surrounded and tbe room was entered, but it was only occupied qy air, nothing more. Someone had given the men a "tip," which they did not hesitate in nsing.The officers then returned and reported a '-water haul," A NEW LODGE FORMED. Pittsburg Members of the Protestant Association Visit Johnstown. Some of the members of the American Protestant Association have just returned from Johnstown, where they installed Western Star Lodge No. 53. Tbe Grand Lodge officers present were TJ. G. M. John Wilson, TJ. V. G. M John Wj Moreland, and TJ. 'G. a Robert G. Paden. The following named' officers were Installed: ' W. M., William Gibson; W. D.-M., John K. Bowser; Recording Secretary, Thomas P..Keedy; Financial Secretary, Dr. E. L. Miller: Assistant Secretary, "William L. Keedy; Treasurer, lrvln Butledge: Trustees, J. P. Layton, W. C. Slen-aneher, John B. Wlsslnger. YOUNG MEN CATHOLICS. The Gymnasium at St. Paal's Cathedral Has Been Fitted Up. The Young Hen's Catholic Clnb, connected with ,St. Paul's Cathedral, held a meeting yesterday afternoon. Fifteen new members were elected and several dropped for non-attendance. The club Is flourishing. It has 60 members in good standing and the gymnasium is bringing more in each week. The gymnasium has been fitted up in tbe old Episcopal residence. The clnb has furnished two rooms with all manual training appliances, to which the clergy nave taken a great liking. A CASE OF SLIP. Reading Men Pay tho City a Visit and Hold a Meeting. James Kick, Jacob Hall, A. A. Heiz-mann, P. J. Foley, John Meharg and F. S. Jacobs, of Beading, registered at tbe Ander son yesteraay morning, ana held some kind of meeting there. They left before any of tbem could be seen, and it could not be learned what was the Import of their gathering. Some of the men are members of the City Water Board, and it is supposed they visited Pittsbuig to receive pointers on the water question. He Paid for Beating His Wife. George Nan, of Buente street; Allegheny, was fighting his wife about I o'clock yesterday morning, when Officer Roth came along and took him into custody. On the way to 'tho patrol box Edward Nau, a brother of the prisoner, 'interfered, and was also arrested. Mayor Pearson fined tbe former $10 and costs and the latter 23 and costs. No Friends In the City. George W. Gilfillan, aged 24, a conductor on the Panhandle Railroad, fell from a train at Bergettstown Saturday night and was killed. The remains were brought to this city and taken to Devore's undertaking rooms on Sixth avenue. Tbe defeased is a Canadian and has been boarding on Elm steeet, but Doner of his friends can be found. Tbe Marchers Stopped the Car. The gripman of car No. 116, on the Citizens' Traction line.'attempted to run his car through the ranks of the parade at Seventeenth street yesterday afternoon. It was immediately surrounded by a crowd of Irate marchers, who threatened to teir it to pieces. Officer Roach, interfered and prevented trouble, but the car did not go through the line. The celebrated electric fast black hose' warranted once worn always worn a good pair for 25c. Danziger & Shoenbeeo, Sixth st. and Penn ave. i Read Oar Spring Advertisement To-Day In this paper we are ready for all spring buyers and offer them great inducements in all-departments. Jos. Hokne & Co.'s Penn Avenue Stores. Perslust bands the latest dress trimming out, all the new combinations, at 25c perydt DANZIGEB & SlIOENBEKG, Sixth st and Penn ave. Ladies' kid driving gloves new colors just in worth $2 our price $1 49. Danzigeb & Shoenbero, Sixth st and Penn ave. Black Goods Department. An elegant assortment of all the latest spring novelties, both all wool and silk and wool. Exclusive styles in combination patterns, boidure etainnes, grenadines,, etc. MWFSU HUOUS & HACKE. LADIES'"muslin and lawn aprons over 40 different patterns worth 60c, our price 39c Danzigeb & Shoenbero, Sixth st and Penn are. MINERS ARE KICKING. They Strenuously Object to the Passage of the Shaw Bill, ancL, THINK THAT THEY SEE A SCHEME, At Least One Man Found Who Does Hot Want to be Ohio's Governor. Alii THE MEWS FROM KEAE-BI TOWNS rSTZCIAIi TXLKOnAMTO Tint DISPATCH. 1 Philipsbubq, March 17. The Shaw bill, now before the Legislature, which proposes to mate it compulsory on the part of coal operators to adopt for use in their mines a recently contrived apparatus intended to detect explosive gases in mines, has aroused intense indignation among the coal operators and mine laborers through-ont the entire Clearfield bituminous coal region. Petitions remonstrating against the passage of the bill are being extensively circulated and freely signed, and local meetings at many of the collieries are held nightly to de vise means of defeating the measure. At a largely attended meeting held yesterday by the operators and miners a formal petition was adopted to be presented to the Legislature by a committee of operators and mlno laborers. It is vigorously set forth in this remonstrance that no mechanical contrivance for. the detection of explosive gases in mines can take the place of constant vigilant personal inspection, without which such a device would be useless and unnecessary. It is estimated that the cost of putting in the apparatus, its maintenance and the extra extra expense of a royalty of 2 cents per ton on all coal mined would aggregate $1,600,000 annually, and as these heavy charges cannot be bome by the mine owners it is claimed that tbey must either come out of the miners' wages or out of the pockets of the consumers. The remonstrance lurther declares that the real object of tbe bill is to foist upon the mining industries of the State a useless, dangerous and most expensive patent for the profit of outside, interested parties. MASKED ROBBERS Or Something Else Bothering an Eccentric Ohio Capitalist. YotJNGSTOWN.March 17. Alexander Lemon, a wealthy and eccentric old man residing south of the city, to-day caused, the arrest of lames Bundle and Martin Stapleton, both young men, charging them with robbery. Lemon related a slartling story, asserting that they had called at his house wearing masks, and after striking him a blow sending two teeth down his throat had then gagged and bouudbim and carried away a small amount of moneyand some provisions, and that on the next night tbey repeated the performance. On the accused being brought into his presence to-day, the old man weakened, and said it was a case of mistaken identity, and they were discharged. The officers are inclined to believe the old man had a bad case of nightmare BRADDOCK'S NEW LIBRARY. Mr. Carnegie Promises to be Present at Its Dedication. Bbaddocte, March 17. The Carnegie Free Library will be opened to-morrow morning at 10 o'clock. There will be no ceremonies incident to the opening. Up to 9 o'clock Saturday night there had been 350 applications for membership, and tbe Board of Managers are preparing for a rush to-morrow. This library is the pride and boast of every citizen and it gives the people of Braddock access to something that but few cities of tbe first class can boast of. Captain W. R. Jones received a dispatch from Mr. Carnegie, last night stating that he would be In Braddock next Saturday. It is the intention to hold a formal dedication then. HE DON'T WANT IT. Channcey Andrews Will Not be the Next Governor of Ohio. Yotjnqstown, March 17. Among those mentioned in connection with; the Republican nomination for Governor of Ohio this year is the name of C. H. Andrews, the successful coal, iron and railroad magnate of this city. Mr. Andrews was asked to-day If he was in the race for Governor, and answered: "No, sir, I am not a candidate, and would not go into the fight for' that or any other office. I would much rather have the reputation of being a successfnl business man than to be Governor of Ohio, What I have under-, taken in life has been a success and I am content I am a good Republican, but I don't want to be bothered with any office." ANEW BRIDGE COMPANY. Youngstown Gentlemen Will Embark Extensively In tbe Business. Yottnostown, March 17. Capitalists in this city have practically concluded arrangements for the building of an extensive bridge works in tbe suburbs of Haselton, on or near the site occupied by the Morse Bridge Works, which were destroyed by Ore. Tho organization will be known as the Youngstown Bridge Company, with a capital stock of 100,000, all of which has been subscribed. Application has been made for a charter, the incorporators being B. F. Boyd, Hamilton Harris, Robert Hunter, L. E. Cochran and Jobn Neilsou. The company expects to be In operation in three months and employ 100 men. AN UNFORTUNATE ENGAGEMENT. Why a Buckeye Yonng Lady Will Not Get tbe Postoalcp. "Wooster. March 17. J. W. Hostetter, the present incumbent was the lucky candidate at the election fo Postmaster at Orrville. The contest was spirited, as there were ten candidates, one of them being a young lady whose chances were crippled by a report circulated by the opposition that she was engaged to a Democrat, and was to be married soon, and that the office would then be under his control. Fell Down the Elevntor. Lima, March 17. John L. Yonker, the clerk of the Hotel Marsh, met with a serious accident He was on the third floor of the building assisting in getting some baggage to the elevator when he reached for the ropes which control the elevator, but missed tbem and lost bis balance, falling through the elevator way to the basement below, a distance of 60 feet. Both ot his legs were broken and he was otherwise injured. It Is feared his spine is fractured, which will cause bis death. Fatally Injured by a Tramp. LIMA, O., March 17. John McCarty, a freight brakemanon the Dayton and Michigan Railroad, put several tramps off the train near Anna station last night Afterward he discovered one on tbe caboose with a club in his band. McCarty grappled with him, but be was a powerful fellow, and in tbe tussle he threw McCarty from tbe top of the train to tbe ground. He was brought here for treatment but the doctors Say be Is fatally injured. An Independent OH Refinery. LljXA.March 17. The flnnof Spear.Mehafley' s noover xros., me largest oil producing nrm in the field outside of the Ohio Oil Company, will begin the erection of a refinery immediately. They have 30 acres of land a few miles south of the city which will be utilized. The capacity will be 2,000 barrels per day. A Large Woolen 3IUI Burned. New Bremen, O., March 17. Tbe large woolen mill of Backbaus & Klnsell was destroyed by fire last night. Loss estimated at $30,000; insurance 20,000. Fifty men are thrown out ot employment Tbe People's Store. Grand re-opening Thursday, March 21, 1889. " D India Silks. See the line ot 27-inch India silks we are now showing at 75c per yard, equal in quality and designs to any $1 26" goods in the market Hugus & Hacke. mwpsu Ladies' four-button colored and black kid gloves warranted not to rip or tear, at 99c Daxzioeb & Shoenbebg, Sixth st and Penn ave. Read Our Spring Advertisement To-Dnv In this paper we are ready for all spring buyers and oner them great inducements in.all departments. - Jos.Hoene & Co.'s Tenn lAyenue Stores. B - THE WEATHEB. Tor Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Ohio, fair, followed in Ohio bji light rain; stationary temperature, followed Monday afternoonby warmer variable winds. PrrrSBURO, March 17. 18S9. The United States Signal Service officer in this city furnishes the following. Time. Ther.l Tbr. Mean temp....; 90 Maximum Mud.... 69 7:oo A. v. 100 A. II 51 lioor. u 64 3:00 r.M 5:00 P. M 67 8:00 P. M 59 Minlmnm temp... 33 Ranze 31 Precipitation 00 Elver at 5 r. if., 9.3 ftwt, a chanze of 0.0 feet In tas lastZi boors. River Telegrams. lEPZCIAL TELXOUAMS TO THZ DISPATCH. 1 Brownsville River 6 feet i inches and falling. Weather clear. Thermometer 68 at 4 P. M. Moboantown River 4 feet 6 inches and stationary. Weather clear. Thermometer 69" at 4r.li. Waeben River 3 9-10 feet and stationary. Weather clear and warm. IN THE TENTH PLACE. Cincinnati Manages' to Jast Crawl a Little Above Pittsburg. BOSTON, March 17. The following table, compiled from dispatches to the Post from the managers of the Clearing Houses in the cities named, shows the gross exchanges iorthe week ended March 16 1889, with rates per cent of increase or decrease, as compared with the amounts for the corresponding week in 1888: Inc. Dec. MewYork (689.914,547 75.6 JiOSton 85.761.436 33.1 .... Philadelphia C5.812.K8 46.4 Chicago 62.936,000 12.1 .... St. LoulS '. 18,694.682 4.7 San Francisco 14.632,231 .... S.5 Baltimore 11.969,767 23.4 Mew Orleans 11,645.562 33.1 Cincinnati 11,381,800 22.7 Plttsbare 11.373,314 23.3 .... Kansas CUT. 8,015,001 13.5 .... Louisville 6,692.493 27.9 Milwaukee 5,066.000 50.8 Providence 4,957,600 32.5 Detroit 4,137,000 2.0 .... Denver .-... 3,633,672 58.9 .... Minneapolis 3.617,294 20.5 St. Paul 3,433,687 8.9.... Omaha 3.883.297 25.3 Cleveland 3,613,794 23.9 .... Memphis 2,595,935 ...'. 1.5 Columbus.... 2,536,000 16.4 Klchmond 2,148,800 37.1 Hartford 1.744,450 77.1 Indianapolis 1,691.110 12.1 St. Joseph 1.26.1,753 .... 2.7 Peoria 1,472,129 " 22.9 .... Dnluth 1.829.371 49.3 NcwHaven.- 1,067,291 66.6 .... Spnngfleld 1.107,283 21.8 .... Worcester. 1,020,769 21.8 Portland 1,028,211 36.1 Galveston 1,261,997 72.4. .... Los Angeles 852,000 .... 36.1 .Norfolk 795,041 0.8 .... Wichita 693.942 49.8 Grand Kaplds 766.119 S.5 .... Syracuse ..-. 669,223 41.2 Lowell 702,223 35.3 Topeka 386,790 39.6 Sioux City 469.420 Tacoma" ". 287,940 Montreal. 8.069,246 Total Sl,r56,524,425 544 Outside New York 366,609,875 23.6 .... Not included in totals. A Y1CI0US ATTACK Alleged Against a Ulan for Hitting a Boy Playing at Marbles. John Haplein will have a hearing before Alderman Finch to-day. on a charge of assault and battery, preferred against him by Mrs. Mary Ann Berry. The woman claims that while her son, a boy 10 years of age, was playing marbles-yesterday, he got into a quarrel with Hapletn's son, when the father came and kicked and abused tbe child in a terrible manner. He had a cut on his forehead, a piece off his ear, bis legs were badly hurt and the little fellow was generally battered up in a terrible manner. "RICH AND- POOR" Ladles in Diamonds' snd Ball Dresses. Laborers with Dinner-Pails and Blouses now testify everywhere to the practical results of the n beauty, cleanliness and preservation of the teetb, its use can alone impart "The Ideal Lustre," at tbe same time avoiding the well-known irritation and annoyances of bristles. AT ALL DRUGGISTS. K MR& DR. OROSSLEY, One of the Consulting Physicians of the Catarrh and Dyspepsia Institute at 22 Ninth street Mr. James Crltchlow. residing on Carnegie street this citv, has for 15 years undergone terrible suffering from bis stomach. At times it would give him such pain that he could only live on lime water and milk. He bad great distress and bloating after eating, with belching of gas. His liver also gave him much pain, ana his tongue had a yellow coating. He had a pressure and pain over the eyes. He lost all ambition and kept getting worse until he was unable to do any work One doctor said he had cancer of-the stomach. After trying 11 doctor all to no purpose, he began treatment with the physicians of the Catarrh and Dyspepsia Institute, and although 67 years old, he now works every day and feels well and hearty. He says: "That I am cured of the above conditions I hereby sign my name. "James Cbitchiow." The above lady physician can be consulted by ladles suffering from diseases peculiar to their sex. The medicines used are positively curative, and are so prepared as to allow the patient to use the treatment herself. They treat successfully catarrh, rheumatism, dyspepsia, bronchitis, asthma, blood, kidney and female diseases. Office hours, 10 A. M. to 4 P. IT., and 6 to 8 P. M. Sundays, 12 to 4 P. K. Consultation free to all. Treatment also by correspondence. mh63.D . Halford . Table Sauce. FOR MEATS, FISH, soups; GRAVIES Etc. Jal3-7IorwT G0L ttEDAL, PABIS, 1873. BAKER'S Warranted absolutely pure Cocoa . from which the excess of Oil has been removed. Itha&mors than three timet the ttrenjth of Cocoa mixed with Starch, Arrowroot or Sugar, and is therefore far more economical, coittng leu than one cent a cup. it is- aeucioos, nourishinjr, strengthening-, eaiUy digested,' and admirably adapted for invalids as wen as lor persons In health. ' Sol by Grocers everywhere. igloVxV mm fsWmSr9Zn" jmmm. II 1 I nl H K t.l II Hit .BMERKO,DorcuGSterJIaa THE SHOE BRUSH GOJj r I won't niiss. it. fori have Ion? since, adopted an easier and cleanlier way. A bottle of Wolff'sACMEBIacking and a sponge to keep my shoes washed clean, save a deal of( labor and shoe leather. Sold by Shoe Stores, Grocers, Druggists, ia. The best Harness Dressing in the world. WOLFF & RANDOLPH. PHlUDELPhU JtWTSU HOW TO SAVE LIFE. What is a cough ? It is an irritation of tbe throat and lungs. What cause3 it? Congestion. Stop the congestion, the irritation ceases and the cough is cured. But how to stbp the congestion ! Ah.there.is just where physicians have always been puzzled. But it must be checked, or pneumonia, quick consumption or some terrible pulmonary disease will follow. Some doctors give cod liver oil, others cough syrups, but the most advanced prescribe stimulants. Nature must be assisted. Pure whiskey will do it See what physicians say: Prof. Austin Flint of Bellevue (New York) College, says: "Tho judicious use of alcoholic stimulants is one of the striking characteristics of progress in the practice of medicine during the last half century." Professor Henry A. MoK, of New York, says: "The purity or Duffy's Pure Malt Whiskey (as simple analytical tests will readily convince a physician or an expert) should certainly recommend it to tbe highest public favor." Duffy's Pure Malt Whiskey is a certain cure and preventive of congestion and should be kept in every family. It is sold by all druggists and dealers. Be sure and secure the genuine. WHATSIN A NAME? INFORMATION IN THIS ONE Dr. Hark RWoodbury's DYSPEPSIA KILLERS. An Effective Name. An Effective Remedy. Perfect in combination, convenient in form. Based upon long professional experience, it is prepared by the originator, and never known to fail as a cure for DYSPEPSIA and SICK HEADACHE, or to instantly relieve INDIGESTION or HEARTBURN. In tablet form, put up in 25 and 60 cent boxes. Sold everywhere. Mailed anywhere for the price. DOOLITTLE& SMITH, Selling Agents, 24 and 26 Tremont St.. Boston, Mass. For Sale by Geo. A. Kelly & Co., Pittsburg. nolcW9-MS OFFICIAL PITTSBURG. No. 285. AN ORDINANCE-LOCATING BRISTOL street, from Bigelow street to Dion street Section 1 Be It ordained and enacted by tbe city of Pittsburg, in Select and Common Councils assembled, and it is hereby ordained and enacted by tbe authority ot the same. That Bristol street from Bigelow street to Bion street be and the same shall be located as follows, to-wit: The center line shall begin at tbe center line of Bigelow street at a distance of 3U.7S feet northwestwardly from the center line of Christmas street: thence deflecting to the right 34 107 for a distance of about 810.27 feet to the center line of Dion street and said Bristol street shall be a uniform width of 40 feet. Section 2 That anv ordinance or tart of or dinance Conflicting with the provisions of this- orainanse do ana tne same is nereoy repeated so far as the same affects' this ordinance. Ordained and enacted Into a law in Councils this 27th day of February, A. D. 1889. H. P. FORD, President of Select Council. Attest: GEO. SHEPPARD. Clerk oft Select Council. GEO..L. HOLLID AY, President of Common Council. Attest: GEO. BOOTH, Clerk of Common Council. Mayor's Office, March 7, 1859. Approved: WM. McCALLTN. Mayor. Attest: ROBT. OSTERMAIER, Assistant Mayor's Clerk. Recorded in Ordinance Book, vol. 6, page 607. 15th day of March. A. D. 1889. mbIS 263. AN ORDINANCE-REPEALING AN OR-A DIN ANCE entitled, "An ordinance authorizing tbe opening of Carey allev, from South Thirty-second street to South Thlrty-third'street" approved October 2, 18S8. Section 1 Be it ordained and enacted by the city of Pittsburg, in Select and Common Councils assembled, and it is hereby ordained and enacted by the anthorlty of the same. That an ordinance entitled, "An ordinance authorizing the opening of Carey alley, from South Thirty-second street to South Thlrty-thiril street" approved October 2, 1888, be, and the same is hereby repealed. Section 2 That any ordinance or part of ordinance conflicting with the provisions of this ordinance be, and the same is hereby repealed, so far as the same affects this ordinance. Ordained and enacted into a law in Councils thii 27th day of February, A. D. 1889. H. P. FORD. President ot Select Council. Attest: GEO. SHEPPARD. Clerk of Select Council. GEO. L. HOLLIDAY, President of Common Council. Attest:. GEO. BOOTH, Clerk of Common Council. Mayor's 'office. Mareb 7, 1889. Approved: WM. McCALLIN. Mayor. Attest: ROBERT OSTERMAIER. Assistant Mayor's Clerk. -Recorded In Ordinance Book, vol. 6, page 605, 15th day of March. A. D. 1SS9. mh!8 RAILROADS. BALTIMORE AND OHIO KAIUtOAU Schedule in eflect November 29, 1839. For Washington, D. C Baltimore and Philadelphia, 11:30 a.m.and'10:-jo p.m. For Washington. D.U., and Baltimore, t7:03a.m, ForCum'-erland, t7:0Q, "11:30 a. m., and 10:33 p. m. For Connellsvllle. 17:00 and "il:30 a. m fl:00, t4:00and I0.-20n. nu For Unlontown, 170. tll:30a.m., tl:00 and '4:00 p. p. For Mt. .Pleasant f7:00 and tll:30am :00 and 14:00 p. m. For Washington, Fa.. "7:30, i a. in., 3:33, t5:30 and 3:30 p. m. For Wheel-lnj?, 7ia. t9:30a.m.. '3:33, '8:5a p. m. ForCln-clnnatl and St. Louis, "7:30a. m., 3:?Op. m. For Columbus, "7:30 a. in., "8:30 p.m. For Newark, 7:30, 19:30 a. m., '3-.S, S:30p. m. For Chicago, 7:30, t9:8)s. m.. 3:33and "8:30 p. m. Trains arrive from Philadelphia, Baltimore and Vi ajhlnjr-ton, "7:10 a. m. and "6:50 p. m. From Colnmbns, Cincinnati and Chicago, 7:45 a. m. and 9:10 p. m. From Wheeling, "7: '10:50 a. m.. t5:0O. :10 p, m. Through sleeping cars to Baltimore, Washington andcinclnnail. For Wheeling, Colnmbns and Cincinnati. 11:53 p m (Saturday only. Connellsvllle ac at 53;30 am. Daily. tDally except Sunday. JSunday only. The Pittsburg Transier Company will call for and check baggage trom hotels and residences upon orders left at B. & O. Ticket Office, corner Fifth avenue and Wood street. W. 31. CLF.J1ENTS, CHAS. O. SCULL, General Manacer. (Jen. Pass. Ast PrrrsBUKi and lake ekie kailkoad COMPANY-Schedule lh effect February 21, 1&S9, Central time: P. L. JJ. K. R. DEPART For Cleveland, 523, 7:40 a. m '1:20, 4:15. "9:30 p. jr. For Cincinnati. Chicago and St. Louis, 5:25 A. r.. "1:31, 9:30P. H. For Bnffalo, 10:20 A. 51.. 4:15 J-.io r. M. For Salamanca, 7:40 a. v.. 'liJOL 9:30 r. it. For Beaver Falls, 5:25, 7:40, 10:20 A. M., '1:20, 3:30, 4:15, 5:20. .9:30 P. M. For Chanters, 5:25, '5:35, 6:50, 170, 7:15, 8:40, ., 9:25, 10:3) A. it.. 12:05, 12:45, 11:23, 1:45, 3:30, 4:45, '5:1ft 520, 'S:, 10:30 P. M. Abrive From Cleveland, 530 A. M.. 1M, 5:40, 8:00 P. jr.i From Cincinnati, Chicago and St Louis, 'l:0tx, 3rt P. M. From Buffalo, 5:30 a. Jr., 1:00, 5:40 r. Jr. From Salamanca, 1:00, "SSJO P. Jl. FronTXonnestowii, 5:30, 6:50, 9:20 A. Jl., 1:00, 5:40, 8:O0 p. jr. From Beaver Falls, S:A 8:50. 7:20, 9:20 A. Jr.. 'lrfXt 1SS5: 5:40," "8:00. T. K. From Chartlers, 5:10, 5:22, 5:30. 16:42, "B-.X, 7:0s. 7:30, 8:30, 9:20. 10:10 A. Jr., 12:00 noon.-12:30. "l:li 1:35, "3:42. 4:CC, 4:35, 5:00. 5:10. 5:40, 9:12P. Jl. P., ilcK. & V. 1C K.DEPAKT-ForNew Haven, 5:30 A. JI'3:30 p. jr. For West Newton. 5:30 A. Jr., 3:30 and 5:25 p. jl. For New Haven, 7:10 A. jr., Sundays, only. . AnntVE From New Haven. 10:00 a.m.. 'Sp. M. From West Newton, 0:13, '10:00 a. M.,'5:03r.jr. For McKeesport and Elizabeth, 5:30 A. M. 3:30, 4:05, 5:25 Pj jr.. 17:10 A. Jr. From Elizabeth and McKeesport, 6:15 A. jr., 7:30. 10:0OA. jr.. 5:05p.m. Dally, isnndays only. E. HOLBKOOK, Uenersl Superintendent A. E. CLAKK, General Passenger Agent City ticket office. 401Smlthfield street. PANHANDLE KOUTE NOV.12, 1SSS. UNIOM station. Central Standard Tin . Leave for Cincinnati and St. Louis, d 7:30 a.m., (18:00 and d 11:13 p. m, Dennlson, 2:45 p. m. Chicago, 12:05, d 11:15 p. m. Wheeling, 7:30 a. m., 12:05, 6:10 p.m. Steubenville, 5:55 a. m. Washing-ton. 5:55, 8:33 a. in., 1:5!, 3:30, 4:55 p. m. Bulger, 10:19 a. to. Rurgettstown, Sli :35 a. in .-.5:25 p. m. Alans-field, 7:15, 11:00 a. m.. 6:30. d 8:35: 10:40, p. la. McDonalds, d 4:15, d 10:00 p. m. From tbe West dl:5u, U6:00, a. ra., 3:03. dJ5:55 p.m. DennlsoL, 9:35 a.m. Steubenville, 5:05 p. m. Wheeling, 1:50, 8:45 a.m.. 3:05, 5:55 p.m. Bnrgetts-town, 7:15a. m.,S9:05a.m. Washington, 6:55,7:50, 9:55 a., m 2:35, 6:3) p. m. Mansfield, 5:35,, 940 a. m.. 2:45d 6:20 and 10:00 pi m. Bulger. 1:40p.m. McDonalds, d 6:39 a. m., do KB p. m. d dally; S Sunday only; other trains, except Sunday. !A -"r "R-TtiP ISSrMfflK BATLKOAD3. t- PENNSYLVANIA KAILKOAD-ON AND after November 20, 1888. trains leave. Union station TElttobM. as follows. EaaUrn Standard New York and Chicago Limited or Pullman Ves tlbnle dally at 7:15 a. m. Atlantic Eipress dally for the East, 3K a.m. Mail train, dally, except Sunday. 6:55 a.m. Sua day. malt, 8:40 a. m. Day express dally at 8:00 a. m. Mall express dally at 1:00 p. m. Philadelphia express dally at 4:30 p. m. Eastern express dallyat 7:13 p. m. Fast Line dally at 9:00 p. m. Grcensburjr expresso:10p. m. weeXUiys. Dcrry express 11:00 a. m. week.days. - . All through trains connect at Jersey Cnvwtai boats of "Brooklyn Annex" for Brooklyn. S. . Yj avoiding double ferriage and Journey through JU Y- City- Trains arrive at Union Station as follows Mall Train, dally 8:20 p. m. Western Express, dally .I14?"" Pacific Express, dally 12:45 p.m. Chicago Limited Express, dally........ 8:30p. m. Fast Line, dally llSj.m. SOCTHWESr PENN EA1LWAY. .- For Unlontown, o: and ess a. m. anil 4:23 p. m.. without change of cars? 1.00 p. m connect Ing at Greensburg. Trains arrive from Union-town at 9:45 aTn.. 12:20. 6:15 and 8:20 p. m. WEST PENNSYLVANIA DIVISION. From FEDERAL ST. STATION. Allegheny.CMT. Mall train, connecting for Blatrsvllle... 6:45 a. m. Express, for Blalrsvlile, connecting' for Butler. . Ids p.m. Butler Accom 8:20 a.m., 2:25 and 5:45 p.m. Sprlngdale Accom 11:40 a. m. and 6:20 p.m. J reeport Accom .....4:00, 8:15 and 10:30 p. m, OnSnnday 12:50 and 9:30 p. m. North Apollo Accom 10:50 a. m. and 5:00 p. sb Allegheny Junction Accommodation. connecting lor Butler 820 a. m. Blalrsvllla Accommodation ll:30p. m.t Trains arrive at FEDEKAL STKEET STAIIONt Express, connecting from Butler 10:35 a. m. Mall Train 2:35 p.m. Butler Accom 9:25 a. m., 4:40 and 7:20 p. m. Blalrsvlile Accommodation 9:52p. m. Freeport Accom. 7:40a.m.. 1:32, 7:20andll:00p. m. On Sunday , 10:10a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Sprlngdale Accom. 6:37a. m., and 3:02 p. m. North Apollo Accom 8:40a. m. and 5:40 p. m, MUNONGAUELA DIVISION. Trains leave Union station. Plttsourg. as follows: For Monongahela City. West Brownsville and Unlontown. Ha. m. i or Monongahela City and West Brownsville, 7:05 and 11 a. m. and 4:40 p. m. On Sunday, 1:01 p. m. For Monongahela City. 6:49 p. m., week days. Dravosbnrg Ac, week days, 3:3) p. m. West Elizabeth Accommodation. 8:50a. m., 1:0a, 6:20 and 11:35 p. m. Sunday. 9:40p.m. Ticket offices Corner Fourth avenue and Try street and Union station. CHAS. E. PUGH, J. K. WOOD, Ueneral Manager. Gen'l Pass'r Agent. PENNSYLVANIA COMPANY'S LINES- February 10. 18S9. Central Standard Tune. TKA1NS DEPAKT As follows from Union Station: For Chicago, d 7:2S a. in., d 1220, d 1:00. d7:45. except Saturday, 11:20 p. m.: Toledo. 7:25a. m., d 1220, d 1:00 and except Saturday. 1120 p.m.; Crestline. 5:45 a. m-: Cleve-Lind,6:10,725 a.m., 12:35 and d 11:05 p.m.: New Castle and Youngstown, 7:05 a. m.. 1220, 3:45pvm.; Youngstown and N ilea, d 1220 p. m. ; MeadrUle, Erie and Ashtabula, 7:05a. m.. 1220 p. m.; Miles and Jamestown, 3:45 p. m.; Massillon, 4:10p.m.; Wheeling and Bellalre. 6:10a. m 12:45, 3:30 p ml; Beaver Falls, 4:00, 5:05 p. m., S820 a. m.; Leet. dale. 5:30 a. m. ALLEGUENY-Bochester. 6:30 a. m.t Beaver Falls, 8:15, 11:00 a. m.: Enon, 3:00 p. m.;-Leets-dale, 10:00, 11:45 a. m., 2.-C0, 4:30, 4:15, 5:30, 7:00. 9:Q0 p. m.; Conway, 10:30 p.m.: Fair Oaks, S 11:40 a. m.t Leetsdale, 38:30 p. m. TKAINSAP.K1VE Union station from Chicago, except MnnMay 1:50, d 6:00; d 6:35 a. m., d 7:35 p. m. ; Toledo, excent Monday 1:50, d 6:35 a.m., 7:33 S, m. . Crestline, 2:10 p. m.; Youngstown and ew Castle, 9:10 a. m., 125, 7:33. 10:15 p. m.;Nlle3 and Youngstown, d 7:35 p. m.;Cleveland, d 5:50a. n:.. 2:25, 7:45 p. m.: Wheeling and Bellalre, 9:03 a. m 225, 7:t p. m.: Erie and Ashtabula, 125. 10:15 p. m.t Massillon. 10:00 a. ni.;.NUes and Jamestown. 9:10 a.m.; Beaver Falls, 7:30 a. m., 1:10 n. m.. s 825 p. m.: Leetsdale. 10: K) p. m. AKRIVE ALLEGHENY -From Enon, 8.-0U a. xn.; Conway, 6:50; Rochester, 9:40 a. m.t Beaver Fills. 7:10a. m.. 6:40 p. m.: Leetsdale, 550, 6:15; 7:45 a. m 12:00, 1:45, 4:30. 6:30, 9:00 p. m.: Fall OaKs. S 8:55 a. m. ; Leetsdale, S 6:05 p. m.; Beaver Falls. S 3:25 p.m. S, Sunday only: d, dally; other trains, except Sunday. , fell rrrsBURQ and western railway' Trains (Cet'l Stan'dtlme)! Leave. I Arrive. lintler Accommodation Day Ex.Ak'n,Tol.,Cl'n. Kane Bntler Accommodation....... Chicago Express (dally) New Castle and Greenville Ex Zellenople and Foxburg Ac. 6:00 am 720 am 7:10 am 723 pm 40 Dm 920 am 12:30 pm 1:50 Dm 11:05 am 9:36 am 5:30 am 2:10 pm 4:40 pm 5:40 pm Duuer ivccommouaiion. Through coach and sleeper to Chicago dally, PITTSHURG AND CASTLE SHANNON R. R. Co. WlnterTlme Table. On and after October 14, 1888, until further notice, trains will run ar follows on every day except Sunday, Eastern standard time: Leaving Pittsburg 6:15 a. m., 7:13 a.m., 9:30a. m., 11:30a.m., 1:40p.m.. 3:40p.m.. 5:10 p. m. 6:30 p. m.. 9:30 p. tn., 11:30 p. m. Arlington 5:45a. m., 6:30 a. m., 8:00 a.m., 1020 a. m.. 1:00 p. m., 2:40 p. m., 420 p. m., 5:50 p. m.. 7:15 p. m., 10:30 p. m. Sunday trains, leaving Pittsburg 10 a. m.. 12:50 p. m.. 2:30 p. m.. sue f.m., 9:30 p. m. Arlington 9:10 a. m 12 m SO p.m., 420 p. m., 6:30 m. dOHN JAHN. Snpt, LLEGHENY VALLEY RAILROAD ' Trains leave Union Station (Eastern Standard time): Klttannlng Ac. 6:55 a. m.; Niagara Ex.. daily. 8:45 a. is.. Hulton Ac. 10:10 a. m.:. Valley Camp Ac, 72:05 p. m.; Oil City and DuBois Ext press,2:00p.m. ;Hultn Ac.,3.-C0p.m. : Klttannlng-Ac, 4:03p.m.; Braeburn Ex.,5ax)p.m.; Klttaun lng Acr.tfUJOp. m.; Braeburn Ac, 6:3)p.m.:Hul ton Ac, 7:50 p. .Jin,:. Buffalo Ex.. ' dally; 8:50p. m.: Hulton. Ac. 9:45 p. m.: Braeburn Ac. 11:30 p. m. hurch trains Braeburn. 12:40 p. m. . and 9:35 p. m. Pullman Sleeping Cars between. Pittsburg and Buffalo. E. H. UTLEY. U. F. M P. A.: DAVID MCOAKUO. Gen. Snot. MEDICAL. DOCTOR WHITTIER 030 PENN AVENUE. PlTTSBURU. VAU As old residents know ana back files of. Pitts burg papers prove, is the oldest established and . most prominent physician in the city, devoting special attention to all chronic diseases. From rjponbgp,rsons NQ pr;r; UNTIL MCDA1IQ nd mental diseases, physical IvtnVUUO decay, nervous debility, lack of energy, ambition and hope, impaired mera--cry, disordered sight, self-distruat,bashf ulness, dizziness, sleeplessness, pimples, eruptions, im-' poverished blood, failing powers, organic weakness, dyspepsia, constipation, consumption, unfitting the person for husiness,society and mar riage, permanently, saieiy aaiu privately cured. Dl nnn AMn QUf M diseases la. all ULUuu nnu uiiii stages, eruptions, blotches, falling hair, bono pains, glandular swellings, ulcerations of tongue, month, throat, ulcers, old sores, are cured for life, and blood poisons thoroughly eradicated from the system. IIDiMARv khtoer and bladder derange-Unlnnn I i menta,weakback. gravel, catarrhal discharges. Inflammation and other, painful symptoms receive searching treatment nrompt relief and resJ cures. . Dr. Whittler'sUfe-long, extensive experience)' Insures scientific and reliable treatment 0B common-sense principles. Consultation free. Patients at a distance as carefully treated aa It here. Office hours 9 a. k. to 8 p.m. Sunday, 10A.3CtolP.lt. only. DR. WHITTIER, Kg Penn avenue. Pittsburg; Pa. Ieb8-psnW CUKE GUARANTEED HEAJJH.EM EKOY and strength secured by using Am oranda Wafers. These wafers are the only rell able safe remedy for the permanent cure of 1m potency, no matter bow long standing,seperma-torrhoea, overwork of the brain, sleepless, harassing dreams, premature decay of vital power, nervous debility, nerve and heart disease, kidney and liver complaint, and wasting of vital forces; 75c per box or six boxes fortt; six boxes is the complete treatment and with, every purchase of six boxes at one time we will give a written guarantee to refund the money if the wafers do not benefit or affect a permanent cure. Prepared only by the BOSTON" MEDICAL- INSTITUTE. For sale only by JOSEPH FLEMING.. 81 Market street, Pitt burg. Pa.. P. O. box 37 aplO-kse-uwrsn DOCTORS "LAKE PRTVATE DISPENSABY OFFICES, 908 PENN AVE, PITTSBURGH. PA All forms of Delicate and Coca- vauuu are ncaieu at snis Dispensary -witn a success rarely attained. Dr. 8. K. Lake U a member of tho Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, and is tha oldest and most experienced SpecCl. JST in the city. Special attention given to Nei Otis Debility from excessive r mtal exertion, la-dicrction8 of youth, Ac., causing physical and mental decay, lack of energy, despondency; etc. ; also Cancers, Old Sores, Flu. Piles, Rheumatism and all diseases of the Skin, Blood, Luntrj, Urinary Organs, 4c Consultation free ami strictly confidential. Office hours 9 to 4 and 7 to 8 p.m. I Sundays a to K p.m. only. Call at office or address ICLakk.JI.D.,M.R .C.P.S.. or E.J.Lake.M.It seH3l-MWTwfe Gray's Specific Medicine. TRADE MARK Tin Great TRADE MARC xiulisu ium-XDY. An availing enre for Seminal Weakness. Spermatorrhea, lm potency, and all diseases that follow as a se quence of Self- 4 Abuse; as loss BEFORE TAKUB.UniveAalL& "" JTARIJIB. sltude. Pain In tbe Back, Dimness of Vision, Prematura Old Age and many other dlseaes that lead to Insanity or Consumption and a Prematura Grave; W"Kull particulars in our pamphlet, which ira desire to send free by mall to every one. S-Th Specific Medicine Is sold by all druggists at 1 per package, or six packages for S3, or will be sent free, by man on the receipt of tbe money, by addressing THE OKAY MEDICINE CO., Bufialo, N. Y. On account of counterfeits, we have adopted th Yellow Wrapper: the only genuine. Sold In Pittsburg by S. S. HOLLAND, cornel Smlthfleld and Liberty streets. rnhlJ-ke WEAK! I HUffAftnfl. fi.ni, 4a Ifects of vonthfnl . I rors, early decay, losjK-.. suable treatise (aealer v. , i...).mI -fj IwlIT flend & Talnahu containing' fan parUcnlan for tome cure, frea-ac-t charge Address, ,j - u rnur. r. v. runmni muuwii, verm j l-nc&skssuwlc : ; M tfc . , s i. 4fa$$fikk1ifeiirf . 3&23?i,-ii. . iSSSKSl 3.2:i 4i m.ma.ammmmmmmmmmmmmmmMMBKmm&p , '

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