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Domestic.-General Grant has now beeu about a

PROHIBITION is enforced in 200 towns in the State month at Mt. McGregor. His condition is not mute

of New York. rially changed. At the beginning of the present week he had a day or two of apparent improvement. Dr.

A TELEGRAM dated on the 12th inst., states : John Slirady has come to relieve Dr. Douglas in taking Bright writes that the time has arrived for a recharge of the patient.

form in the land law which shall be equitable alike to private owners by the State of New York, was opened great movement, but hopes to see the reform accomThe public park at Niagara Falls, purchased from the Nation

and the landlords-not a mild, one-sided

the on the 15th, with extensive ceremonies.

plished. At the Cabinet meeting yesterday, Mr. THE National Council of Education, at Saratoga, on Gibson, Lord Chancellor of Ireland, submitted the 14th, adopted a resolution recommending that the draft of the Irish Land Purchase bill. legal school age be froin 4 to 21 years, and the obligatory school age from 6 to 14 years.

In relation to the troubles in the Indian Territory,

General Sheridan says, that in his opinion the ArapaIt is represented that deposits of petroleum in con- hoe tribe was peaceably inclined, that the Cheyeniles siderable quantities have been found in Wyoming alone were likely to rise, and that the occasion of the Territory.

whole disturbance was the encroachments of colonists

and cattlemen on Indian possessions. Colonel SheriThe wife of Secretary Bayard, of the Department dan, who accompanied the General, stated positively of State, has been lying so ill at her home at Wil- that no order had been issued to disarm the Cheymington, Del., for several days, that her death was expected; but she was somewhat improved at the writing of this paragraph.

DR. SARAH S. FREDERICKS has been appointed by

the Board of Health in New York City as one of the THE tenth death from lockjaw resulting from the summer corps of physicians. She is the only lady firing of toy pistols on the Fourth of July has occurred physician at present in the service of that body. One in Chicago.

of the officials of the Board, in alluding to this new

appointment, says: NEAR Atlanta, Georgia, on the 13th, Mrs. Williams, the Board have performed excellent service.

The ladies who have served on

The a widow, locked her three children up while she went

women of the tenement houses won't tell their real to a field to work. On her return she found her house burned to the ground and nothing left of her children condition to men inspectors. It is work where woman but their charred remains. A similar case occurred

can do great good.' in Gwinnett county, two children being burned to

VIOLENT and destructive storms of wind, rain and death. In Georgia, within the past six months, forty lightning passed over Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, children are reported to have lost their lives in the Illinois and Dakota last week. In some instances

hail storms have been unpleasantly numerous in secTHERE were three deaths from fever in Plymouth, one of these, a bolt of lightning entered the signal

tions of New England and New York State. During Pa., last week, and there are 130 persons still sick.

station at Mt. Washington (N. H.), and damaged the THE stage coach plying between Dodge City, Kan- instruments and hurt a railroad employé, Janies sas, and Fort Supply, Indian Territory, was carried Pamden. Both of his legs were paralyzed. The man away a few days ago in a swollen stream. One pass- was carried to the base, and his feet placed in the enger and the driver were drowned. The mules also ground, the theory being that the electricity in his perished. The mail bags were recovered.

system would be drawn out in the same way as from

a grounded telegraph wire. The treatment proved Foreign.-Sir Nathaniel de Rothschild, of the great successful. Slight damage was done in the hotel by house of Jewish bankers, who had been created a peer the same bolt. After the storm the ground was covwith the title of Baron Rothschild, took his seat in ered with hail to the depth of an inch or more, and the English House of Lords on the 9th iust., and as the mountains appeared to be snow-capped. the Earl of Beaconsfield (D’Israeli) did not adhere to the Hebrew faith, this is considered the first Jew that LICKING adhesive stamps and envelopes is a perilever sat in the House of Lords. The oath was admin- ous practice, against which the public needs to be put istered to him on a Hebrew copy of the Pentateuch. on its guard. We have seen bad consequences ensue

from the habit, which is a very common one. Those CHOLERA continues very bad in Spain. The re- who are frequently thus moistening the gum on adheports show 1,092 new cases and 473 deaths on the 13th, sive surfaces suffer from local irritation, sore tongues, the returns from Valencia being incomplete.

and the like, while every now and again we hear of The long-continued drouth in the southern pro- illustration of the way in which disease may be com

special propagation of disease by the habit. A curious vinces of Russia has completely ruined the crops in municated was recently brought under our notice. that section. The prevalent drouth is causing much | An envelope received from a person who habitually anxiety in regard to the crops in the Bonabay Presi- took large quantities of morphia hypodermically was dency of India.

reclosed by the person who opened it by licking the CALCUTTA, July 14.--A severe shock of earthquake adhesive surface, with the result of making him violasting several minutes was felt here this nuorning.

lently sick. The mere touch of the tongue of the

taker of morphia had rendered the gum intensely THE failure of the Munster Bank, of Cork and Dub- nauseous. If this could bappen, obviously there must lin, was announced on the 15th inst. The liabilities be grave peril of the transmission of disease by such amount to $8,750,000. The majority of its sharehold- means. It is not likely that many persons would even ers are ladies, who are solely dependent upon its divi- incidentally reclose an envelope in this way; but the dends for their income. The directors express confi- incident may serve to show how desirable it is not to dence in their ability to meet the indebtedness. run the risk of even taking in the impurities of new

adhesive matters from stamps and envelopes. It is SMALL-POX prevails in Montreal, and nine new very easy to avoid the practice. The danger only cases were reported on the 14th.

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This Company furnishes

ALL DESIRABLE FORMS of LIFE and ENDOWMENT INSURANCE at actual NET COST. It is PURELY MUTUAL; has ASSETS of nearly TEN MILLIONS and a SURPLUS of about TWO MILLIONS. HooIts policies are NON-FORFEITABLE and INCONTESTABLE. SAMUEL C. HUEY, President,

HENRY C. BROWN, Secretary.

THE UNION TRUST COMPANY,

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611 & 613 CHESTNUT ST., PHILADELPHIA. AUTHORIZED CAPITAL $1,000,000. PAID UP CAPITAL

$500,000 Acts as Executor, Administrator, Assignee, etc., alone or in connection with an individual appointee. Executes trusts of every description known to the law. All trust assets kept separate from those of the Company. Burglar-Proof Safes to rent at $5 to $60 per annum. Wills kept in Vaults without charge. Bonde, Stocks and other valuables taken under guarantee. Paintings, Statuary, Bronzes, etc., kept in Fire-Proof Vaults. Money received on deposite at interest.

JAMES LONG, President; JOHN G. READING, Vice President; MAHLON H. STORES, Treasurer and Secretary; I. R. PATTERSON Trust Officer.

DIRECTORS :- James Long, Alfred S. Gillett, Dr. Charles P. Turner, William S. Price, John T. Monroe, W.J. Nead, Thomas R. Patton, John G. Reading, James S. Martin, D. Hayes Agnew, M.D., Jos. I. Keefe, Robert Patterson, Theodore C. Engel, Jacob Naylor, Thomas G. Hood, Edward L. Perkins, PHILADELPHIA; Samuel Riddle, GLEN RIDDLE, Pa.; Dr. George W. Reiley, HARRISBURG, Pa.; J. Simpson Africa, HUNTINGDON; Henry S. Eckert, READING; Edmund S. Doty, MIFFLINTOWN; W. W. H. Davis, DOYLESTOWN; R. E. Monaghan, WEST CHESTER; Charles W. Cooper, ALLENTOWN.

GIRARD LIFE INSURANCE, ANNUITY AND TRUST CO.

2080 CHESTNUT STREET.

OF PHILADELPHIA,

INSURES LIVES, GRANTS ANNUITIES, ACTS AS EXECUTOR, ADMINISTRATOR, GUARDIAN, TRUSTEE

COMMITTEE OR RECEIVER, AND RECEIVES DEPOSITES ON INTEREST.
INCORPORATED 1836.
CHARTER PERPETUAL,

CAPITAL, $450,000.

SURPLUS, $827,338. (By Report of State Insurance Department, 1880.) President, John B. Garrett.

Treasurer, Henry Tatnall.

Actuary, William P. Huston.

THE PROVIDENT LIFE AND TRUST COMPANY,

OF PHILADELPHIA,
· 409 CHESTNUT STREET.

Capital, $1,000,000, fully paid,
INSURES LIVES, GRANTS ANNUITIES, RECEIVES MONEY ON DEPOSIT, ACTS AS EXECUTOR, ADMINISTRA-

TOR, GUARDIAN, TRUSTEE, ASSIGNEE, COMMITTEE, RECEIVER, AGENT, ETC.

ALL TRUST FUNDS and INVESTMENTS are kept separate and apart from the ASSETS of the COMPANY. PRESIDENT, SAMUEL R. SHIPLEY. VICE PRESIDENT, T. WISTAR BROWN. VICE PRESIDENT AND ACTUARY, ASA S. WING

MANAGER OF INSURANCE DEPT., JOS. ASHBROOK. TRUST OFFICER, J. ROBERTS FOULKE.

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MARIA C. PARTENHEIMER, Plain Bonnet Maker,

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HOWARD J. LUKENS,

WANTED A suitable Friend as Matron of Friends' Boarding House. PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD AND LEASED LINES. Application to be made to R. N. WEBSTER,

ON AND AFTER APRIL 18, 1885.

TRAINS LEAVE BROAD STREET STATION. 2031 Locust St., Philad'a.

* Daily, ê Daily, except Sunday.

“New York and Chicago Limited" of Pullman Pal-
WANTED,
ace cars.........

*12.20 n'n,

*11.50 a.m. A girl or woman to do the work for family of man and wife. Fast Line, Pittsburg and the West...... Residence in rural districts, with conveniences. Chicago and Cincinnati Express....

*8.50 p.m.

*10.05 p.m. Would suit a person desiring a quiet home. Address by letter, Western Express...

*11.20 p.m. H. E. W., Office Friends' Intelligencer and Journal. Pacific Express, West.. Harrisburg Express..........

*4.30 a.m. Niagara Express......

27.40 a.m. Watkins Express....

211.50 a.m. Erie Mail and Buffalo Express, except Saturday..

11.20 p.m. Kane Express........

37.40 a.m. Lock Haven Express..

*4.30 and 211.50 a.m. On Sunday the 4.30 a.m. runs to Renovo.

Martipsburg Express, 84.30 and 7.40 a.m. Chambersburg and No. 653 NORTH TENTH ST.,

Hagerstown Express, 27.40 a.m. and 5.40 p.m.; daily at 4.30

and 11.50 a.m. Above Wallace Street,

Shenandoah Valley Express, with through car to Chattanooga, Philadelphia.

every week-day, 5.40 p.m. Sundays at 11.50 a.m. and New Orleans Express, daily, at 4.30 a.m. Harrisburg and York Express......

25.40 p.m. Mail Train.......

*7.00 a.m. Harrisburg Accommodation..........

22.15 p.m. York and Hanover Express.

87,10 a.m.
York, Hanover and Frederick Express............... 24.30, 11.50 a. m.
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
Columbia and York Express...

85.40 p,m.

SCHUYLKILL DIVISION. S. W. COR. FIFTH AND WALNUT STS., PHILADELPHIA. For Mauayunk, Conshohocken and Norristown, 6.00, 7.25, 8.55

and 10.30 a.m., 12.05, 2.20, 3.35, 4.32, 5.10, 6.20, 7.50, 9.35 and 11.40

p.m. On Sunday, 8.28 and 10.22 a.m., 1.00, 2.35,5.10 auxl 8.35 p.m. OUR HEALTHFUL HOME.

For Phænixville, Pottstown and Reading, 6.00 and 8.55 a.in. 2.20,

4.32 and 6.20 p.m. Sundays, 8.28 a.m., 1.00 and 5.10 p. m. Invalids can enter this pleasantly sillated Sanatoriuni, at

FOR NEW YORK. . any time, for treatment. Our accommodations are first-class. We have soft spring water, dry invigorating air, fine walks Express on week days, 3.20, 4.35, 5.00, 5.45, 6.50, 7.30, 8.20, 8.30, 11.00 and drives, with the advantages of both city and conntry. and 11.15 a.m. (Limited Express 1.30 and 4.50 p.m.), 2, 3, 4, 5,

Dr. A. SMITH is very successful in healing the sick, with his 6, 6.30, 7.10,7.40 and 9.10 p.m. and 12,01 night. On Sundays, 3.20. comprehensive system of medical treatment. Invalids cannot

4.35, 5, 5.45, 8.30 a.m., 4 (Limited Express, 4.50), 6.30, 7.10 and 7.40 find a better home. Terms reasonable, send for our circulars.

p.m, and 12.01 night. Address, A. SMITII, M.D.,

For Brooklyn, N. Y., all through trains connect at Jersey City

with boats of “Brooklyn Annex," afforling direct transfer to OUR HEALTHFUL HOME, Reading, Pa.

Fulton Street, avoiding double ferriage and journey across

New York City.
Country Board,

Express for Boston without change 6.30 p. m., daily.

For Sea Girt, Spring Lake, Ocean Beach, Ocean Grove, Asbury In a quiet home among the Catskills. Address,

Park and Long Branch, 6.50 and 11.15 a.m. and 8.00 p.111, on

week days. For Freehold, 5.00 p, m. MARY DRAKE,

Daily except Sunday: Express for Easton, Delaware Water Potter's Hollow, Albany Co., N. Y. Gap, Scranton and Binghampton, 8.20 a.in., 12.01 noon and

6,30 p.m. For Scranton and Water Gap, 4.00 pm.

FROM MARKET STREET WHARF.
LADIES' FINE SHOES

Express for New York via Camden and Trenton, 8.50 a.m. on
HAND-SEWED. ORDERS TAKEN AND EXECUTED WITH week days.
PROMPTNESS.

Trains for Trenton, connecting for New York, 6.20,7.30, 10.30a.m., S. DUTCHER,

12 noon, 2.30, 4.30, 5.30 6.30 p.m. On Sundays, 5.15 p.m.

PHILADELPHIA, WILMINGTON AND BALTIMORE 915 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia.

RAILROAD,
TRAINS LEAVE NEW BROAD STREET STATION.
For Baltimore and Washington, 12.20, 3.45, 7.20, 9.10, 10.10 and

11.59 a.m., 12.30(Limited Express), 4.02 and 6.03 p.m. For Balti& WM. HEACOCK, INVES.

more only, 5.05 and 11.00 p, m. On Sunday, 12.20, 3.45, 7.20 and 9.10 a.m. For Baltimore only,

11.00 p.m. For Richmond, 12.20, 7.20 and 11.59 a.m. (Limited Express, 12,30 p.m.). On Sunday, 12.20 and 7.20 am.

CAMDEN AND ATLANTIC RAILROAD.

Trains will leave as follows:
No. 1508 Brown Street,

FOR ATLANTIC CITY.

From Vine and Shackamaxon Street Ferries—Express, week PHILADELPHIA.

days, 9.30 a.m. and 3.30 p.m. Sundays, 9.00 a.m.
Accommodation, week days, 8.00 a.m. and 4.30 p.m.
Accommodation, Sundays, 8.00 am. 4.00 p.m.

WEST JERSEY RAILROAD.
Trains leave MARKET STREET FERRY as follows:

FOR CAPE MAY.
Express, week days, 9.00 a.m.; Saturdays only, 2.50 pim. Sun-

days, 8.00 a.m.
SHORT RELIGIOUS ESSAYS FOR

Accommodation, week days, 3.10 p.m. Sundays, 8.00 a.m.
THE TIMES,

FOR ATLANTIC CITY.
-BY-

Express, week days, 8.40 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. Saturdays only,
THREE FRIENDS.

2.10 p. m. Sunday Express, 8.30 am.

FOR SEA ISLE CITY AND OCEAN CITY.
ENGLISH EDITION,

Express, weeek days, 9.00 a.m., Saturdays only, 3.50 p.m. Price, 35 cents; by Mail, 40 cents. Sundays-Express, 8.00 a,m. Accommodation, week days, 3.10 FOR SALE BY

Sleeping car tickets can be had at Broad and Chestnut Streets, 838 Chestnut Street and Broad Street Station.

The Union Transfer Company will call for and check baggage

from hotels and residences. Time cards and full information 1020 Arch St., Philad'a,

can be obtained at the stations and at the following:

No. 838 Chestnut Street.
WANTED

S. E. Cor. Broad and Chestnut Sts.

TICKET OFFICES: A small family to take care of an invalid who is confined to

No. 4 Chelton Ave., Germantown. ber room; country, house furnished;

No. 324 Federal Street, Camden. Friends' preferred. Address, or call at FARM JOURNAL.” O'fice, 125 N. Ninth Sl., CHARLES E. PUGH,

J. R. WOOD, Philadelphia, Pa.

General Manager,

General Passenger Agent.

UNDERTAKER,

A REASONABLE FAITH

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:FRIENDS' BOOK ASSOCIATION,

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ONLY FIRST-CLASS WORK,
S. W. COR. FRANKLIN AND GREEN STS., PHILADELPHIA.

FRIENDS' WEDDING INVITATIONS-WRITE FOR SAMPLES-NO CHARGE,

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30 Minutes from Broad St. Station, Philad'a. Ice-Cream Freezers

Under the care of Friends, but all others admitted. Are durable, substantial, and have no compli. Full college course for both sexes ; Classical, Scientific cated machinery. The mechanism is such and Literary. Also a Preparatory School. Healthful that they will freeze Cream, Fruits, Water location, large grounds, new and extensive buildings Ices, etc., in the shortest possible time. For and apparatus. sale by dealers in house-furnishing goods gen- For catalogue and full particulars, address, erally. Price list on application.

EDWARD H. MAGILL, A.M., PRESIDENT, CHAS. W. PACKER, Manufacturer, Philad'a, Pa.

Swarthmore, Fa. CLEMENT A. WOODNUTT,

ROBERT KELSO, UNDERTAKER, KEYSTONE WOVEN WIRE MATTRESS.

THE BEST, most durable and comfort-
No. 1215 North Fifteenth Street,

MANUFACTURER OF THE

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to suit any bedstead.

PIIILADELPIIIA.

THE REVISED VERSION

OF THE

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ENGLISE EDITION.

NOW READY AND IN STOCK.
Prices range from 75 cents up.
Specimen Catalogue sent free upon application.

ORDERS BY MAIL FOR BOOKS OR STATIONERY PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO.

Hair Mattresses, Cotton and

IRON AND BRASS BEDSTEADS Husk Mattresses, Feather Beds, For Hospital, Asylum and PriPillows, Etc.

vate use. WAREROOMS, 225 S. SECOND ST., Philad'a.

FRIENDS' BOOK ASSOCIATION 1020 ARCH STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA.

LEWIS’ 98 perct.LYE. Darlington Seminary for Young Ladies,

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WEST CHESTER, PA.
POWDERED AND PERFUMED.

'The Fall and Winter Term of this Institution will commence (PATENTED.)

on the 14th of 9 mo. (Sept.) next. The STRONGEST and PUREST Lye made

The school has a healthy and beautiful location, with extenWill make 12 lbs. of the BEST Perfumed

sive grounds, and has been uniformly successful since its Hard Soap in 20 minutes, WITHOUT BOILIt is the best for Disinfecting sinks, establishment, twenty-five years ago.

The advantages of an Academical and Collegiate education closets, drains, etc. Photographers' and

are fully secured, and Diplomas are granted. machinists' uses. Foundrymen, bolt and

Terms, $180 per school year. nut makers. For engineers as a boiler

For Illustrated Circular, and Catalogue giving full particucleaner and anti-incrustator. For brewers

lars, address the Principal,
and bottlers, for washing barrels, bottles,
etc. For painters to remove old paints.

RICHARD DARLINGTON, PH.D.,
For washing trees, etc., etc.

West Chester, Penn'a.
PENNA. SALT MANUF'G CO.,

For Sample copy of
Gen. Agts., Phila., Pa.

THE SCRAP BOOK OF HISTORY

Biography, Atr. Address with stamp, E. H. BOUGHTON,
WANTED.

Poplar Ridge, Cayuga Co., N. Y.
A Teacher of French and German; must speak them fluently
Testinonials required. Friend preferred. Address,

in a Friend's family. Pleasantshady, healthy country THOS. W. SIDWELL, PRINCIPAL,

home. Six mails per day. Apply soon, to Friends' Select School, Washington, D. C.

West Grove, Chester Co., Pa.

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