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ROSEBURG, OREGON THURSDAY, JANUARY 24, 1895.
STATE OF CKEGOS.
(J. H. Mitchell
( Btncer Hermann
0. E. Chamberlain
Sonsrcssaien . ..
deorro W. UcBrlde
Secretary of Stati
Snpt, 1Mb. Instruction-
E. B. McEItot
-Fran C. Baker
Member Board ot KqualLtationA. C Woodcock
SF. A. Uooro
C E. Wolverton
SA.. B. Gomroon
J. B. Eddy
I. A. Macrnm
Clerk ol Railroad Commission Lydell Baker
SECOND JCD1CU.L CtSTBICT.
' i i ... i ........... T C Follerton
FrosccuUns Attorney Geo. SI. Broirn
c. s. usd omcx, 60JXBCEO.
Receiver K. S. Sheridan
XcgiMer .. R.M.Veatch
c. a. wxuTKKn ecexac.
Observer- .Thos. Giwon
Senator Henry Beckley
(J. E. Blundell
Kepresentatlvcs-. . T. Bridees.
( C. A. Sehlbrcde
ntrV , .. ., F.W.Benson
Sheriff a F. Calls cart
rreasurcr .w. A. Frater
.J. A. Underwood
A. F. Steams
iW. lU Wilson
- la H. Manpln
J)r. K. L.;MUler
CITY Or EOSXSCEO.
J. H. Shupe
B. O. Strong
I. F. Rice
F. JI. Ztgler
W. F. Carroll
J. A. Cox
The Circuit Court for Douglas County meets
three times a year as follows: The Jd Mon
day in ilarci, the 4th Monday in June, and the
1st Monday in December. J. C Fullerton of
i;oseor juaqp. uco.iL. .Brown, ol iioseoarg,
CoantcCoart meets the 1st Wednesday alter
IV. i. tt..4.M . r i. ir. i.i.
September and JCovember. A. F. Stearns, of
Oakland, judge; C H. Maupln of Elkton
and . L. .1 ilson, of Riddle, commissioners.
Probate Court is in session continuously, A. F.
TACKEL LODGE. A. F. A A. L, REGULAR
meeongs ine ai and tin vico&csaays in
TTMFOCA. CHAPTER. NO. 11- K A. M.. HOLD
yj their regular convocations at Masonic hall
on tie rst and third Tuesday ol each month.
Visiting companions arc cordially invited.
IsiDots Cico, Secretary.
PHJLETARIAX LODGE. KO. S. L O. O. F.
Tardus SatBTlv rrllnr nf wv ll '
o'clock In their nab. i Roseburg. Members ol
the order In good standing are In vtted to attend.
rusK u. MICZUI. . u.
X. T. Jsuttt, Sec'y.
TTXIOX EXCAMPMEXT, XO. ?. MEETS AT
u Odd FeUom' hill no second and fourth
Thursdays of each month. Visiting brethren
ars inviua to attend.
FaaK G. Micelu, Scribe.
Hjlxst PaxxT, C P.
TiOHEBCRG LODGE. XO. Ifi. A. O. V. W.
meets the second and fourth Mondays of
each month at 7:3) p. m. as Odd Felhnrs halL
2fembers of the order in good standing are In.
Tiled to aitcna.
-DEXOPOST. XO.ra. a A. K MEETS TUB
first and third Thursday! of each month.
MEN'S BELIEF CORPS SO. 10. MEETS
jrvxosa and laurta sncrsdays in caca
TAKXE- -ALLIANCE-Regular Quarierly
MeeUu-s vill be held at Grange Hall.
Rosebsrg. the Srrt Friday in December, March
ana June, ana ice uura tTiaay in sepiemoer.
T OiEBCRG CHAPTER.NO. S. O.E.S- MEETS
the second and fourth Thursdays of each
MADELINE E. COXKLTNG, W. M.
ROSEBURG DIVISION NO C6, "B. OF L. E,
T OSEBCBG R. D. LODGE, NO. XL, I. O.O. F.
mecu on Tuesday evening ol each week at
the Odd Fellows halL Visiting sisters and
oretcren are inviieu to attend.
Miss Sazan Wixeexi.t, N. G,
Fuse G. Mictiij. R. Sec
A LPHA LODGE. XO. C, K. OF P- MEETS
.everr Wednesdar evening at Odd FeUows
HalL Visiting brethren in good standing cor-
oiauy mvixa to attend.
"y B. WILLIS,
Attorney and Counselor at Law,
"firm practise in aU the csrarti of the State. Of-
nee m te Court hkk, uoBgias county, ur.
Q A. SBHLBBEDH,
Attorney at Law,
OSee over the Poatomee on Jackson street.
Attorney at Law,
JP B. COFFMAN.
Physician and Surgeon
OSceiAt Dr. Hoover's old stand onOak3treet
Reddenee Cor. Lane & Jackson Streets.
J. OZIAS, 1. D.
Physician and Surgeon,
QSee in S. Marks k Co.'s Block, upstairs.
Calls promptly answered day or night.
JAMES 3 ABB,
Physician and Surgeon.
Graduate Rush Medleal College.
Diseases of Women and Children a Specialty
OFFICE, Rooms 0 & 10, Manters Building.
Rzzxdesce, Douglas Street, second place east
La Fatxttj: Lxuz.
Jcdoe L. LoconasT
JANE & LOTJGHABT,
Attorneys & Counselors at Law
TV ill practice is all the eonrU of Oregon. Of-
nee in ut xariui-wiuon ciocjr
Q.EO. M. BBOWN.
Attorney at Law,
Deputy ProntcutlQp; Attoraey.
Office at the Court House up stairs.
MRS. Iff. BOYD,
DEALER IH CHOICX-
Books and Children's Toys.
A FULL LINE OF-
Fraite, Xats, French Candies, Confectionerj
Canned Goods, Coffees, Teas, Etc
IHPOKTZD KE1' WIST CIQAES.
CHOICE BBAHD3 OF CIGABS
ILL. P. HEYDON,
aad Kotary Pabllc
Omca; In Court Hon.
Orders lor Surveying and Field Notes should
be; addressed to Will F.Heydon, Count y 8ur
reyor, Koaeburs, Or.
Attorney at Law,
Room S. Marsters Buildlnj, - ROSXBtJRG, OR,
fV Business before ths U. 6. Land Office and
tuning cases a specialty.
Late Receiver V. 8. Land Offlco.
V. 8. Deputy Mineral Sarveyor
aad Kotary Pablic.
. Omcx: County Jail Building, np stairs.
Special attention rald to Transieri and
Address. ROSEBURG. OR.
UrSTRA BROWN. JL D..
Physician and Surgeon.
Ckrcaie Msusw of Wests a Specialty.
Office, Up 6tatrs, In the Harks Building.
Residence, Hi Cass Street, KOSEBURO.
J Zi. MTTiTiHR, M. D.,
Surgeon and Homoeopathio
EXTC&roaie rtltaw a reialry.
Kill possibly dis
cover that yoa
have thought of
cept your feet,
in winter were a
If yoar parse looks
weak and consump
tive after the Junaa
campaign come to
our store. A earn
that wouldn't bay
a poor pair of aboe
ia bobbs places boys
a good pair at oar
EXCLUSIVE BOOT AND SHOE DEALERS
324 Jackson Street,
J. F. BARKER & CO.
A rpseial brand J wrirtnlteraUd Tea. Our
Is ha rinj a larga sale. Ztrw styles ei
Glass and Delf Ware
At artonlabisg low yricot. Oar cm eaased
Toaa a are vrry popcuas.
W. D. McQEE,
IUI now have a large stock o fine, large,
' healthr trees of all kinds, lncludfiis
Apple, Fear, reach. Prune and Cherry, which
are guaranteed true to same and free from In
sects, and wit Ibe sold at very reasonable rates.
ah persons aesmog trees saouia sppir 10
E. L. GOODRIDQE, Agent,
Fakr's Golden Female,- Pills.
on the market Ji'cver
so relieve suppressed
SUIB BAFCI CEaTAINt
Don't bo huabuned.
C1TD ximVr siacKjin,
ecure by mall on re
ceipt 01 pneo, t.wj.
YDtMaVWliii,- 2M7t,2QXHJXD, Oft
(Successor to J. JASKUU5K.)
Practical : Watchmaker, :
WATCHES, CLOCKS, JEWELRY, AND FANCY (SOODS.
XSMaX.JEJLaBfjt ft .K am X.':?'--
Gonulno Ur-nzillan lSyo
A COMl'IJJTE STOCK OK
Cullory, Notions, Tobacco, Cigars and Smokers' Articles.
Also Proprietor and Maungor oF Kosobiirg's Famous linrgniu Store,
Dame Rumor says : " Beware of those slick lightning
rod men traveling over the country selling Steel Rauges
Yes,"" they will take 3'our
will sell you at our store for
in. We carry a large Hue of RANGES AND STOVES
and always guarantee satisfaction.
CHURCHILL WOOLLEY & MB
If Business Is Not Good
Are the Rooters for the Business Hen of Douglas County.
'jl I I T.
IkM TCT auc
AT) 000 PIECES SHEET MUSIC
Y' AT 10 CTS. PER COPY.
Mailed to any address
Catalogue of this immense stock sent free on application.
We have also secured the agency of the Wiley 13. Allen Co.
T. K. RICHARDSON,
The HOIVG Farm, east of town, has been plat
ted and is now on the market in Lots and Blocks containing
3, 20, 30, and 40 acres, ranging in price from $25 to $100
Any one wanting a fruit, vegetable or chicken farm
or a suburban home can
All lots sold in First
than doubled in value. The
the future. More fortunes are made m lands near a grow
ing town or city than any other way. Sieze the opportunity.
For information or
Estate Office, or on
Jeweler : and : Optician.
GIihsck iiinl Sicotuolce
note for an article which we
less money. Don't get taken
It is now well uuderstood that
K. Ricahrdsou is the best es-
Organ dealer in the State.
for One Cent Kxtra.
now be accommodated on easy
Brookside addition have more
prospect is much better for
conveyance, call at ony Real
w v w v w w vr
the mind that
makes the man'
said Watts, but modern ethics
deny this, and give the credit
to the tailor. It is question
able, however, if cither are
has some claims
in this respect .therefore those
parents who would build np
the physique of their children
pay strict attention to their
diet. Children are all fond of
pastry; for this to be health
must bstscd as a shortening.
by the best Cooks.
Consult your physician up
on its hcdthfulncss.
Bend three cents In stamps to IT. E.
I'alrbank & Co.. Chicago, for hand
some couolcne Cook Book. contain
ing six hundred recipes, prepared by
nine eminent authoiiUea on cockl&s.
Couolcne Is sold by all grocers.
Ilefure all substitutes.
Iade only by
N.K. FAIRBANK & CO.,
ST. LOUIS and
.-CHICAGO, NCW YORK. BOSTON.!
Cold in the head
BY CAJ. T
-i.cArv. rf. xv
Sold bv A. C. Marters & Co.
VllVfa FIT FOR A KINO.
Over One Mlllloa People wear the
W. L. Douglas $3 & $4 Shoes
AH our shoes are equally satisfactory
They give the best value for the money.
fi, f. j iaT man nu
The prices are uniform, -stamped on sole.
a.ia nmiiuk uuiiiuci ire nniD
r. 10 '3 sarea over oucr makes.
If jour dealer cannot supply you ire can. Sold by
dealers everywhere. Wanted, agent
to take exclusive sale for this vicinity.
Write at once.
r.nl i n 1 rr nM.
of the eyes
tto age. It
has been cn.
c'orsed by tho
tlfia men of
of tho tfls
cbami in 20
and tones the
Deb 111 ty,
Pml mm 2
Pains in the
oy day or
quickly. Orcr 2,000 private endorsements. '
Ircmaturcnc53 means lm potency in the first
rticc. It Is a symptom. of seminal weakness
and barrenneas. It can bo stopped in 20 days
by tho uso o f Uudyan.
Tho new discovery was made by tho Special.
feDofthaoldfamonsHiiilion Mtdlcil Institute.
It Is tho strongest vlt&llnr made. It Is very
powerful, but harmless. Sold for 81.00 a pack
acoorO packages for $4.00 (plain scaled boxes).
Written guarantee given for a care. I f you buy
els boxes and are not entirely cured, six more
will bo sent to you free of all charges.
Bend for circulars and testimonials. Address
ii nnnflnv mimifiir. ivhtititi'
Junction Stockton, market V Kills St.
aim Eisaciicoi vai.
CurciCORNS, BUNIONS and WARTS
SPEEDILY and WITHOUT PAIN.
FOR SALE BY ALL DRUGGISTS.
Llppman't Block, SAVANNAH, OA.
Borne of tho Tricks of So Called Blind
Headers Bqjvcd by Sr. Hyslop.
Dr. Hvslon of Columbia collecro. savs
a writer in tho Boston fleraid, has help
ed to bring down several so called mind
readers who have visited New York.
Tho Taylors, a man and woman who
gavo exhibitions in Now York two
years ago and convinced nearly every
one who saw them of tho genuineness of
thqlr manifestations, gavo a privato Ep
ftnoo for the beneflcof this Columbia
professor and somo of his Eoiontifio
friends. Thoy found hidden objects,
they piokodTjut cards that had been se
lected from a pack and then shuffled in
again, and all tho other famiyar tricks,
with more than common success, ono of
thorn staying in tho. room and being in
the secret, and tho other coming in aft
er ajl was ready and .supposedly read
ing' the partner's mind,
All wont well until Dr.. Hyslop and a
confederate took fho Taylors aback by
announcing thai thoy could do tho samo
things. They pad found that tho words
used by ono 'of tho"' 'mind readers" in
calling tho other into tho room were
what fefafo tho desired information. It
was discovered that by skillful arrange
ment of not moro than six words n sur
prising amount of information could, bo
convoyed. This is tho first timo tho fact
tnat too Taylors wero notgenuino mind
readers has' been ipado pnbjic.
Anotner "mind reader" exposed by
Dr. Hyslop and coinvestigatqrs was
Guibal, who gavo exhibitions in Nev
xorjc recently ana astonisnea rranareas
of persons, most of whom suriposo to
this dar Chat his tricks were bona fide
psychio phenomena. Gnibal's assistant
was a woman called Grovilje, who sat
ii. . 1 -A
Guibal apparently read thatonind.as If
it wero an open book, Tho whole thipg
"paifonncTto bo a "blck, and,jjopxpld
nadon isjow in th?.archive3;oF th.e po-
;)ety lor jsychical itesearcn. it is be
ieved" "lliat: Guibal and "Greville -were
he samo persons whoso performances
iad amazed London not" loni? 'before.
the woman breatned'verv heavilv. and
hocodo.pt signals lay in, the manner of
er. Dreatning, messages being conveyed
long and short breaths, something
e tho dots and dashes in tho Morso
CURIOUS TEA PARTIES.
The Odd andEternal little FoncUons That
Ar Held In rearl Street.
Thero ison everlasting tea parry; in
function on Pearl street, near Hanover
square. An aroma; of freshly steeped
leaves nils' tho air all tho week, andfol
losing vonr poso to tho causo yon will
find it pointing down to little gloomy
basements where teacups ore perpetual
ly spreag. They aro all plain white
cups, and Uiero ls no display of table
cloth of 'dalntv cakes inst 'niton tea.
And the methods of tho teapartiqs thai
foregather thero aro just as plain and
They generally consist of old gentle
men of severely respectable appearance,
and when these old parties feel liko it
they go down tho basement steps, and
tako a pinch of tea out of a caddy or
suacer, or whatever it maybo kept in,
and put it in tho cup and 'pour a littlo
hot water on it, bat never . any milk or
Ettxar. And then, dtsnito their eminent
ly respectable air, "they dip their fingers
in tho cups and stir 'tho tea loaves aljout
or may bo fish out a leaf and unroll it,
sometimes putting it "in their mouths
and chovfing It
But. strangest thine of all. thnv nev
er drink their tea.afer all the trou.bio
they bav.o taken witb it In fact, they
seem to tako a strong) dislike to the in
fusion as soon as it is! befbrn them.
Sometimes they Eniff' at 5t, and if ever
tney tako into their rcouthsjthey do
bu rolf it around, and, spit it out
Moreover, they willfdo thb same things
with half a dozen 'enns in succession
untiTDr. Johnson unless ho (know ho
wasonwould havo cried. ou at tho
wasojDf tho cheering but'nnicebnat
Meanwhile otheiy gentlemen, sit also
at tho tablo ani'anxlously vatch1 all
this sniffing and'spitting, forfthesp aro
tho tea tasters jnd 'samnlers. and!this
is where ea bfbqught and sold. nq by
tho pound, l)ut by tho carload, New
X-ncky and Unlucky VrctaMe.
Peas and beans arc very.am portan t
Dlanta In folklore, andr thero) aro many
Peas werq'favoHto.injjtrumentstfor divi
nation. Apea podwithjjnino peas was
thj& dpor., In xjorlhadnpiprishirojtysac
cuntecVgcneraliyuc thoy aro fedto hens,,it is snid.that fowls
Will lay woIL Thevfmnst not. fliowever.
bo eaten during thoi Christmas holidays
nor nntiyalteriVoIIth day.
Pliny says they contain "thoisqul3 of tho
dead. Tho Ramans used, thdm in reli
gious coromonxes. Thoy'wcrb used in
ureeco as ballots, 'and PjtthaKoras desir
wi rtiq. rltcpinlQ nfc fri 1 nv7 1 ti c 1
that is, not interfere) wi;lh pofitics. Our
pnrase, "xou don'tfknowabcans," prob
ably means you arofno politician. Ovid
pro6crbes beans tojexpolovil spiriis.
Tho riaceForJShoppers. .
crust" is tho.earneslireanesti'which nn
pears on tho tujS'pagkof '"thecaialosuo
and price list of anjortorprfeingf firm of
retail grocers inVouthernfcity.l 'Tis a
bright idea. Theyqm' wolflafford to bo
pestered with, inquiries ' ns to quality,
price, etc. Tbn only Hung tljat they fear
im, mm. V 1 i. V W . .'. '
10 iu oo mono. j-qTCQams- itoviow.
Tho elophant'iscomnipnly 'supposed
to bo 'a slow, clumsy! animal, 'but whoa
oxoitcd or frightenedcau'attaiu a speed
of 20 miles on hourjand.Tcccp it up for
nan a day.
Expense Hill l'ald.
Any person iu Douglas county pur
chasing a piano of Tho AVilcy B. Allen
Co. during tho fair at Portland, Or., can
havo freight bill refunded if presented to
T. K. Hichaids'jn, ltoseburg, within 15
days after purchase of oode.
Jack, ouc Jack, invites everybody to
come and look at his uow supplies of
gent's furnishing goods. Yes, Jatk
Abraham : defies competition in his lino
of trado. Call on him ; liis nujtto is quick
sales and email profits.
on mo iage, .ana yno, so xa
bo seen for a long time, gav'o.
lutolv no sitm of what was in.
maaj-, is DCLieveu tnatjpeasmnsc.DO
or tho birdswill carrVtienri ofi. If
8TORY OF A WEDDING.
And a Present That Turned Ont to Tie a
I know a man named Jack Barnes,
who w'as married ono Thanksgiving
day, writes Howard Fiolding in tho
Boston Herald. His wifo had quito a
number of rich relations. Ono pf f hem
was in tho f urnituro busiriess His pres
ent was undoubtedly tho handsomest of
all. Ii was a mahogany bedstead big
enough for a Mormon elder and carved
in tho highest stylo of tho art Tho
happy couplo wero enraptured when
thoy saw it. Tho exhibition occurred in
the storo of tho furniture man, for of
course such, a thing couldn't bo sent to
the bride's father's houso liko a sugar
spoon in a box. An expressman who
subsequently moved the bedstead told
mo that it weighed nino tons, but I
think ho exaggerated. Moreover, it was
certainly as massive apiecoof fumituro
as ever I saw. On this account perhaps
thd generous donor had been nnablo to
sell it and had had it lumbering up lu3
salesroom until ho had grown sick of
the sight of it
Tho bridegroom gavo dircctiqns .ipr
its removal to tho Harlem flat. Ho then
thanked his wife's unclo for this mag
nificent gift with tears in his eyes,
when Mr. and Mrs. Barnes returned
from their vedding j'oumey, they found
tho mahogany bed iireaay estaDUsnea
in their flat They knew itwasthere,
becauso they wero nnablo to open" the
parlor door. Tbo bed was inside, and
thero was an alloy a foot wiqe all the
way around it between it and the wall.
This may seem improbable o d person
who does not know mucn about 'new
York fiats of tho S40 a month grade,
but tho sophisticated will only wonder
that tha ted .cot in there at all I am
told that thodmen who set it np had to
climb out of a window afterward, but
I think this isjan exaggeration, becauso
tho tall, carved bed board entirely cov
ered tho two windows and thus cast a
gloom over Jht otherwise happy home.
Thoy found tho f urnituro which had.
nmvirmqlvrrifmlin thn mrlor divided
betwecn .two belr corns and completely
j t - i . -
Hrmsritftemni? tinder theso circnm-
Ktanneg wag'ncft'what thisWonntr woman
hacTbeen'led v expect ln24.hour3 sho
had" demanded a Jarcer flat Mr. Barnes
went flat'hunting. Tho t adventures pf
the" wandering Jaw aro a mere stroll
compared tothose of thoiflat hunter, in
New York. Jack .was looking for a bed
room blgcnough.to hald tho. mahogany
bedstead. Ho teals.mo thatithis piece of
furnitura was so big that hocouldhard
lv carry a "memorandum of it3 dimcn
Eions in his.ilargest overcoat) pocket
Mrs. Williams always assertedAthat
wripnrtvprJhpr bnshand TirofferedJaMea-
sonableirequest sho compued with ct.as
TjronrDtlv'as cossible. when askeu on
nnn ri5nn'whnt Bhoinpant liV.'chis
reservaticn. she said, with n.langh:
"Well,onco in awhile cMr. wilboms
makes what I call an unreasonable! re
quest. For instance, ho icamo .homo a
few days ago and said he. had seenn
woman ontho street vyfaosotdress hejad
mired, and? ho wishedI would havojpno
" 'Tellrmo how it was- made,andl
certainly rwill, I answerdd.
" 'Oh,)it is Tery simple,' ho ibegan.
Tho color avos well, it was ;pndp!
thosoimixed goods, you know brown
should, say, or a sort of yellowish
gray, witn a ngnroioi somo sort, a spot
or perhaps. a smalltstripe, or it might
havo beenja check. It wasemado with a
skirt just ono 'skirt; I -think and it
had a ruffling1 or a bandAar a a some
thing to brighten it a littlo hero and
there, more toward.tho' bottom, I should
say than tho top, though I think thero
was a littlo ornamentation of somo sort
around tho top too.
" 'And tho waist'or jadket,or what
ever you choose to call it, ithatwa3 per
fectly plain, I think, exceiat that thero
wero a few frills about itand.a contriv
ancd" of somo sort about) tho neck
nothing elaborate at all, bfit just what
would look neat and apjiropriate. I
wonder if you catch my.v.dea?' ho in
quired as ho finished thisuueid descrip
"Now, that was ono f M.'r. Williams'
requests which I fonntfcit really impos
sible to grant. " Youth's Companion.
Tho boy who eoIIsIi tho -cheap song
books In front of thojvaricrytheater is
a wonder in hisrway. Ho talkslat light
ning speed andmixcsthotitless beauti
fully. Hero is what you ihcar:inn,say
as tho crowd igpouringiorit: "Tako 'em
along tho sonbooks hero rtho latest and
mostfpopulanfeongs.tho day allitbo songs
snngi in tho vshow ;horNoldcn 'hairtwas
hangingvdowii her back tho fatal wed
ding Moilie &cwell.nnd.iriaggioiMooney
I don'tnvantoplay injyouriyardjif yon
you sat .down fuport mo) hat "still tho
danco gocs4 on ho'si my sweotjieart wo
all tho' sorrgs CEung inl tho showwords
and musiajreraembaruuid thero adimo
10 cents sllihisiwiiikers grew bitim
againltheyrroliOTcenrs," Chicago Bdc-
nrrl 1 7
Ho(flyo weeks V after marriage) I
havolbrauKht you a birthday .present,
my angcjl a tdiauionA necklaces whldb,
, . ;W 1
nowpvcrawmvpaio ueiyru mu urijuuiusa
of y pur, eyes.
Ho (fivo years infter .marriage) I
havoVbrongblt you a birthday present
an ash receiver. .
Shfc Batf myjdear, Ilfio not Veinoke
He Nco, butif yonjhavojanash re
ceivenforjmo toiput njy'cigax aahes in
it will savo you.1 thcV trouble of swapping
them .tip, (you know. NcwtYork'Week-
His 7icw or it.
TeacherUto Baijabridgo strcetlboy)
3Tow, if on havq a mealfat 12 o'clock,
what doiyou callit?.
T.v..v- cnil m,n tvim Philnrlnlnhia
liU, t . V. WVJ.- m. - i
The Feltoti Water Jlotor
Of capacities varying from I. to 25 ho-rse
power affords tho most corcvenicnt., eco
nomical and reliable power for all light
Bcrviue. Ono of theso may be seen run
ning at this office. Send lor circulars
Tho Pclton Water Wheel Co., J21 Main
St., San Prancisco, Cal.
$1000 to $5000 on improved 3arrt,i prop
rtv. D. S. IK. BqtCK.
Go. to tho Koceleaf for tho 3jeat jcigars.
VELVET COFFINS FOR TWO.
fhey May Tto Utilized as Ornaments Until
Needed ror Use.
'Of all tho queer persons of this
queer world tho undertaker, Ibolieve,
meets his. full quota, "so a reporter' was
told by a man wearing a funereal ex
pression on his faco and black gloves on
his hands who camo from a small town
in a western stato to attend thd meeting
of tho Association of Undertakers.
'Ono of tho queer persons is a
wealthy woman who lives in my town.
Ono day sho came to my rooms, and a3
tho tears coursed down her sad face she
managed to tell mo between sobs that
sho wanted a coffin that was covered
with royal purplo velvet I know that
her husband had been ill for some time
and was not expected to live. So I be
gan to offer a word of condolencoon ac
count of his death, as 6ho and her hus
band wero lnbmato friends of mine.
" 'Ob, ho is not dead yet, ' sobbed tho
woman, "but l want you to can at tne
houso and steal his measure whilo ho is
asleep. I want a royal purplo velvet
coffin, and it may tako you several days
to fill the order.'
"I assured tho tearful woman that it
would perhaps bo impossible to fill the
order, a3 1 had nover heard of a coffin
of any such description over having been
on tho market Sho went back home,
and .whilo tho order was hanging firo
fierhusband began to grow better and
in a few day3 was entirely out of dan
ger. Ho afterward recovered, and today
ho is a strong, healthful man.
"But. that woman still insists that I
shall fill tho order for a royal purple
velvet coffin for her husband, and, fur
thermore, sho has given mo another or
der for a royal purplo velvet coffin for
herself. On my present trip to St. Louis
I called at a largo coffin factory here
and surprised tho proprietors by leaving
tho special and nniqub orders to be filled.
When tho orders have been filled, i
can't say whether or not my queer cus
tomers will uso tho two royal purplo
yelvet coffins as ornaments to match tha
decorations in their parlor at home."
St Louis Republic.
BARBERS IN BRITAIN.
Frank UnlTa Description or Dublin and
Ixjndon Shavins Shops.
In Dublin tho first class shops are
managed in the samo way as the lead
ing shops of London, and most of tho
first class journeymen barbers hail from
London, and they aro paid what aro
called London wages that is, 35 shil
lings a week but a barber in order to
get those wages must also bo a ladies'
hairdresser. Tho cheaper shops only
pay their journeymen from 13 to 20
shillings a week. Tho first class shops
chargo sixpence that is, 12 cents for
shaving and the same price for haircut
ting and shampooing. Tho cheaper
shops chargo only twopence, or 4 cents,
for shaving, hair cutting or shampoo
ing. Somo shops in Cork only chargo a
penny for each. The first class shops
here turn ont a customer just as well as
tho barbers in America, if not a. little
better, but I would not let tho cheaper
barbers shave my dog.
Somo of tho finest shops in Dublin
have our old fashioned chairs, and some
havo just an upholstered chair, with a
headpieco attached. Tho cheap shops,
most of them, just uso a wooden chair,
and tho barber wears a dirty apron, but
in tho finer shops they wearwhito coats
and clean whito aprons. London has a
gjeat manv shops, but thero aro only a
I'tjyr really good shops. Most of tho bar
bershops hero aro called toilet clubs,
anduhey aro all located on tho second
floor They get threepenco for shaving.
Tho journeymen barbers get about 30
shillings a week. A few get more, but
they dXaend largely on their customers
for tips; Tho best shavo I ever had in
London was in a barber shop conducted
by a lady! Sho employs fivo other la
dies and" charges threepenco for shaving
and a littlo extra for dressing the hair.
Thero aro only about half a dozen shops
in London which havo modern Ameri
can chairs. National Barber.
Animals at Flay.
Animals havo a keen sense of "mak
ing believe, " which is tho essence of
play. A child's first garso is bopeep
nako believe. When a couplo of dogs
have a jolly tussle, they raako believe to
engage in deadly combat A striking
install co of this occurred to a writer
somo years back. He gavo a deadmouso
to a kitten. It was tho first time sho
had seen one, and sho sniffed at it in
quisitively befcro deciding to toss it
A pair of slippers lay on tho floor.
She dropped tho mouso into ono of them
and immediately proceeded to look for
i&xnost zealously in tho other slipper
till I took up tho first, which contained
her booty. Then sho showed that it was
no real lack of memory that had sent
Ixr on tho bootless search. Buffalo
Nearly all the Greenland glaciers
and tongues from tho internal ico cap
terminate in vertical faces from 100 to
1,000 feet high, presenting facilities for
investigation. The vertical faces reveal
pronounced stratification on tho basal
ice, oven earth materials in tho bases
carried by tho ico being arranged in
layers. Pine laminations wero seen 12
or 20 to an inch. Tho layers aro some
times twisted and contorted and even
"shoved" over each other. Tho glacier
ihovement at tho ico border is a foot
pcday io a foot per week. Science.
Adding Insult to Injury.
OldVLady That parrot I bought of
you usesdreadfnl language.
Bird Dealer Ah, mum, you sucma
bojvcrrycareful what yon ses aforo it
It'3astonashin how quick them birds
pick lip nnythink ! Fick Mo Up.
Tho illustrious Isabella do Gonzaga,
after losing her husband, declined to
marry again. Sho said that if her sec
ond should prove good sho wonitt oa in
constant fear of losing hira: if other
wise, in constant fear of not losing him.
He-vvnre of Ointments for Calarrli
tnat Contain Mercury.
ns mercury will surely dolroy the sense 01
Such articles should never 1 used CAtept on
inscriptions from reputable phylelins, as tho
uLVagd they will do is ten fold t.. tbe Rood yon
can possibly derive irom them. Hull s V"1"11
Onro manufactured by K. J. Cheney & Co. To
ledo, O., contains no mercury, and Macn In
ternally! acting directly rm u, ,x$
mucous surfaces of the astern In buy ing Hall s
Catarrh Cure be sure you cot the senniiw. It is
aken internally, ami mado I Toledo, Ohio, by
F. J. Cheney & Co. Testimonials free.
Sold by Druggists, rco 73 c. per bottle.
Trespass notices printed on cloth
sale at this office at 5 cents each.