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August 7, 1890


YAPHANK COURIER
August 7, 1890


THURSDAY, AUGUST 7, 1890

THE YAPHANK COURIER is issued at the office of the Courier, Yaphank, N.Y. from June 1st to Sept. 1st weekly for 10 cts. from Sept. 1st to June 1st monthly for 10 cts. or 20 cts. per annum or 1 ct. a copy. W. L. Denton, Editor & Proprietor Copies of the Yaphank Courier for sale at the Post Office, Yaphank.


We notice several new tie-posts on the south side of our main street. They are improvements but they are on the sidewalk.

The Assessors have completed the assessment roll for this year. There are 138,000 acres in Brookhaven town with an increased valuation of $58,000 the past year.

A new three ply roofing has been placed on the woodshed at the parsonage.

There are rumors of important changes in real estate here. When the facts are ready for publication look for them in the COURIER.

Mr. F. P. Marchant and Eugene Homan returned from Tuxedo Park N.Y. on Friday.

Miss Clara Weeks entertained at dinner the visiting committee of the County Alms House on July 30.

Mr. A. L. Davis is painting the roof of his residence.

Mr. G. W. Phillips deserves credit for filling a large hole in our public highway.

Mr. A. P. Homan is having a new roof placed on his house.

Mrs. Betsy Howell has had her cottage nicely painted.

Mr. and Mrs. F. P. Marchant have had a very sick child.

Mr. D. T. Homan has had his fence painted.

Mrs.A. L. Davis has friends from the city visiting her.

Mr. and Mrs. Jos. Norton of New Suffolk are visiting at C. E. Howell's this week.

THE SCHOOL MEETING
The voters of School District No. 18 met in the school building Tuesday evening. The report of the trustees showed that new seats had been procured the past year. Mr. Roswell Davis was re-elected Trustee. The following were elected for one year: S. W. Higgins District clerk and Librarian A. L.Davis Collector.

The average temperature for the month of July is as follows: 8 A.M. 79
12M 85
3 P.M. 80 1/2


"The Yaphank Courier" is a weekly to be issued until Sept. 1st for 10 cts. or 1 ct. a copy. Items of interest solicited. For terms of advertisements and local job printing
Address W. L. Denton
P.O. Box 90,Yaphank, N.Y.
Advertisements should be sent in by Monday noon.

CHAS. E. HOWELL,
Boarding and Livery Stables.
Horses to let at reasonable prices. Carting and trucking attended to with dispatch. Stages for picnic parties furnished at short notice.

Trains for New York leave Yaphank 7:19 A.M. 2:50 and 8:46 P.M. Arrive here from New York 11:03 A.m. and 6:45 P.M.

WALNUT FARM DAIRY

Gilt-edge Butter a specialty. Made by the Cooley Creamer process from the milk of pure-bred and registered Jersey Cows. DR. G. H. SWEZEY, PROPRIETOR.


NOTICE!!!

YAPHANK LIBRARY

The Yaphank Library is now open at Roswell Davis's store and contains 375 well selected, popular books.

Strangers are cordially invited to call at any time and examine them and by paying $1 a year any one can become a member of the Association and enjoy the full use of the books.

HORTON's ICE CREAM
FOR SALE AT D.F. RAYNOR'S

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