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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.
needs to be pointed out.-Lancet.
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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-
*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....
*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.
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
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Express for Boston without change 6.30 p. m., daily.
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Park and Long Branch, 6.50 and 11.15 a.m. and 8.00 p.111, on
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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.
Express for New York via Camden and Trenton, 8.50 a.m. on
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.
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:
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.
WEST JERSEY RAILROAD.
FOR CAPE MAY.
days, 8.00 a.m.
Accommodation, week days, 3.10 p.m. Sundays, 8.00 a.m.
FOR ATLANTIC CITY.
Express, week days, 8.40 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. Saturdays only,
2.10 p. m. Sunday Express, 8.30 am.
FOR SEA ISLE CITY AND OCEAN CITY.
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
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can be obtained at the stations and at the following:
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S. E. Cor. Broad and Chestnut Sts.
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