mi IU1 mi mi. inri i JONATHAN. Well, wlfe I am dtscouraged now And Had as I can be. I've been to towu today you know To see what I could sea. U's Ketting near to Chrlstmns, wlfe, And ie liad naxtit to buy Soine presente for the Hule ones To lili Ihelr hearts wlth Joy. I went to nearlv every store lluii I oould ilml Ín imvn, Hat mu a single place I saw Where the prlces were miirkiil down, And as tlie times are hard, iny dear, And presents are so hlgh, We'll have to watt another year Our presents theu to buy. MATILDA. Wliy ! Jonathnn, ray htisband dear, Pray do not be so sad, l)ld you go to (ioodyear's Drug Store And aee the stock: be had? I lis stock, I've heard the peoplesay. Is the flnest In the town, A n . 1 , i've heard uil the nelghbors aay, His prlces are clear down, V nd If you want a souvenir, Or toilet set la btyle, Or paper knlfe, or pocket bok, Wny, he wlll iraké you sralle. So do not be dlsheartened, deur. Nor leel blue ny more, lui il you've made a Uttle trlp Upto Ooodyear's Drug Store. JOHNATHAN. Well. If you ihlnk lt's worth our lime, I'll liltch up our oíd mare. And we wlll go at once, dear wlfe, To see the bargalns there ; Kor I must teil the truth, niy dear, I felt ro very blue, Tlnit I neglecled golnu there His mammolh stock to view. MATII.DA. Well, husband dear, I'll hurry up And wash the dtnner dishes, And we wlll go atonce, and see I f we can' t nave our wishes. We'il purchase what we want. of conree, For propio say tbat he has got A large stock of hls kind. LATF.U- BOTH. Well here we are at home agaln ; V are as luippy as can be, We had a Jolly little rlde Goodyear's Drug Store to see We found sucli lots of presents, Of every Rhapeand klnd Thennestblt of brlc-a brac, And all thlngs to please your niiu.l. We bought a lot of presenta, You bel we found the bargalns Al Goodyear's Palace Drug Store, The grentest sale of the age at Tiibïwo Sams 500 SriTS and 300 Ovekcoats teduoed to $8.50 and $" iintll Dec. 24th, aml no louter. Tiih Two Sams will sell 500 Siiits and Overcoats at a hig sacrifice. Come and see them. $3.50 for Men's Suits, worth ?5, fti, $7 and $S ; Overcoats ut 3.00, worth 6, $G, 7 and $8. Salp doses Dec. 24th. Only uutil Dec. 24tli : sale closes on that diiy. iSuits and Overcoats at $3.50 and $"). See tUetu. Kveryboily come. At The Two Sams.- See the Suits and Overcoats on our front counters. First come, first served. FOR A SUITABLE G0RIST1USFBT! I'u rebaso a funey $1 OR $2 BOX OP THE FINEST NEW YORK CREAMS AT HANGSTERFER'S Our Stock nf tnys, ilolU, games, etc. wlll le closeil out rc-gardless ofcost.. 27 SOUTH MAIN ST.