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LEONARD MOODY

REAL ESTATE COMPANY

...ESTABLISHED 1865...

REAL ESTATE
AND INSURANCE

MONEY TO LOAN ON BOND AND MORTGAGE IN AMOUNTS TO SUIT, AT REASONABLE

RATES

20 COURT STREET, PHENIX BUILDING

} ...BROOKLYN... {

BRANCH OFFICE 309 FLATBUSH AVE.

Cor. Rrospect Place

BRANCH OFFICE 746 WASHINGTON AVE

Cor. Park Place

SPECIAL ATTENTION GIVEN TO RENTING, COL
LECTING OF RENTS, INTEREST, AND MANAGE-
MENT OF ESTATES. .

APPRAISEMENTS MADE ON ALL CLASSES OF
PROPERTY, AND WRITTEN CERTICATES GIVEN
FOR SAME. .

Investments in all classes of city and country prop-
erty recommended after personal examination. .

Estimates submitted on all kinds of house
repairing, decorating and painting

Property purchased at a bargain for cash, and re.
sold at a small advance, on casy and liberal terms

TELEPHONE CALLS: 20 Court St., Main 105 or 2127

309 Flatbash Ave., Prospect 177 746 Washington Ave., Bedford 1629

.. 379

Missions.........

805

DETAILED INDEX-Continued.
PAGE
PAGE Churches-

PAGE
Brooklyn (Borough of )-Con. Brooklyn Handicap Winners.. 110 African M. E..95, 96, 352, 363, 371
Dramatic Societies
274 Brooklyn Heights R. R.

Baptist. . .95, 318, 358, 370, 373, 376 Educational Societies. 263 Brooklyn Industrial School Brooklyn

318 858 Elections 539-547 Association

303 Catholic. 95,96,356,368, 372, 37), 376 Finance Dep't.

403 Brooklyn Institute Diagram... 582 Christian Scientists. .849, 367, 374 Financial Institutions ....457-471 Brooklyn Institute Library.. 259 Fire Department

Congregational...95, 349, 359, 416 Brooklyn Kindergart'n Society 266

370, 376 Government.. .397-425 Brooklyn Library

259 Disciples of Christ.. .356, 359 Halls.. 191 Brooklyn Railroad Employees. 396 riends

.95, 356, 359, 872 Hotels ...

192 Brooklyn Railroad Traffic..... 896 German Evangelical.....349, 359 Health Depot.

420 Brooklyn Rapid Transit Co.. 379 German Meth. Episcopal 95 Highways Dep't.

409 Brooklyn Wharf and Ware Jewish Synagogues .350, 360, 373 Institute of Arts & Sciences. 256 house Company.....

181
Long Island.

95, 96 Insurance Companies.....462-464 Brotherhood of the Union..... 196 Lutheran, 95, 350, 861, 370, 373, 376 Kindergartens. .247, 266, 345 Bryan, Vote for..

586 Manhattan..

358-869 Labor Organizations. 229 Budget, C'ity Tax...

441 Methodist Episcopal. 95, 351, Laws Affecting. 158 Buildings Department.

413

361, 370, 373, 376 Law Dep't.... 404 Buildings, Lighting & Supplies 411 Methodist, Free.

352 Legislative

..897, 425 Building Loan Associations. 468-471 Methodist Protestant.,95, 852, 371 License Fees. 455 Building Operations..

453

.342, 313 Libraries..... 259 Bureau of Charities..

Moravian.

.356, 363, 374 Life Saving Corps. 36 Bureau Collection of Arrears.. Nassau County

95 Literary and Dramatic So

402, 403
Pentecostal

.96, 352 cieties...

274 Bureau Collection of City Rev. Presbyterian..95, 96, 353, 365, Local Board.

401
enue...

403

371, 374, 377 Markets.. 183 Bureau of Elections 405 Primitive Methodist.

852 Medical Societies. 276 Burial of City Poor.

847

Protestant Episcopal... 95, 96, Military of.. 488 Business Colleges...

255

363, 363, 371, 374, 376 Miscellaneous Organizations 287 Business Societies. . 101, 270-273 Queens Borough......95, 370, 372 Missions and Missionaries ... 342

Reformed.....95, 96, 355, 366, Municipal Courts, 424

372, 374, 376 Municipal Court Districts.... 172 Cab and Coach Rates....... 184 Reformed Episcopal..354, 366, 376 Municipal Reform Assins.... 277 Cabinet, President's..

510 Reformed Presbyterian. 366 Musical Societies 277 Calendar, Hebrew..

Richmond Borough.

.373, 874 Navy Yard .. 484 Calendar of Sun and Moon...24, 29 Statistics..

.334, 318-377 Newsdealers' Association. 196 Calvary Cemetery...

175 Suffolk County

.95, 96 Parks, Dep't of...........177, 412 Cambridge University Races, . 149 Sunday School Statistics. .348-377 Parks, Drives and Statues... 177 Canada s Finances..

483
Swedenborgian..

355 Political Clubs... 289 Canada Cup...

134
Union....

95 Political Committees..... .293–296 Canal Finances

150 Unitarian 855, 367, 874, 377 Police. 405, 434 Canal Statistics

83 United Presbyterian.....353, 366 Police Force and Stations... 434 Canoe ('lubs....

140 Universalist..96, 355, 367, 374, 377 Police Mutual Aid Ass'n.... 196 | Capitals of Countries..

480 l Church Days,....

23 Police Precincts 434 Capitals of States... 490 | Church Kindergartens..

345 Police Statistics

410 Carleton Club, Brooklyn.. 282 Church Reading Rooms. 315 Population .........62, 63, 77, 534 Carnegie Lyceum Diagram.... 597 Church Sewing Schools. 813 Post Office.

162 Carnegie Hall Dia., Manhattan 614 Church Temperance Legion. 223 President of.. 399 Carter Case... 144 Circuit Court, U. S...

513 Public Buildings, Lighting Casino Theatre Dia., Manh'tan 605 ('ities, Area of .

.534, 536 and Supplies 411 Catharine Market..

184 Cities, Distances and Time of Public Library 259 Catholic Benevolent Legion . from N. Y.....

144 Public Schools. 244 Catholic Churches..

Cities of N. Y., Classified. 505 Railroads-See Maps, etc. 879

96, 96, 356, 368, 372, 375, 876 Cities, Statistics of..... 534-537 Reading Rooms .. 259, 345 Catholic Historical Society.... 274 Citizens' Union Committee. 299 Religious Societies 835 | Catholic Institutions... 876 City Clerk...

400 School Board...

244 Catholic Knights of America.. 197 (ity Court, Manhattan. Secret and Benefit Assins. 194-228 Catholic Women's Ben. Legion 197 City Club, Manhattan.. 283 Senate Districts

172 Cedar Grove Cemetery. 175 City Debt Statement.. Sewers Dept.. 410 Cemeteries, Greater N. Y... 175 City Depositories..

572 Sewing & Industrial Schools. 343 Census, Twelfth..

188 City Government, N. Y....897-425 Societies...... . 208–209 Central Crosstown R. R. 383 City Magistrates.

424 Street and Av. Directory...37-49 Cent'l Park N. & E. River R.R. 383 City Officials

.397-425 Street Cleaning Dept. 410 Central Park, Manhattan...... 179 | City Paymaster

402 Sunday School Statistics.348– Centre Market...

184 City Record, Board of. 358, 377 Chamber of Commerce Court City Tax Budgets Tax Budget, 1900 441 of Arbitration....

423 City Treasury Statement 478 Taxes & Assessments, Dept. 418 Chamber of Commerce. 272 Civil Justices

423-425 Telephone Pay Stations 481 Chamberlain's Office... 403 Civil Service Commissioners 421 Temperance Societies 221 Change of Grade Damage Com Civitas Club..

263 Theatres.. .577-614 mission

422 Claims, U. S. Court of.

514 Trust Companies.

461 Chapels, Roinan Catholic. 875 Clubs, Social Veteran Associations 285 Charitable Instit'ns, 101, 300-334,414 Coast Defenses of U. S. 533 Vital Statistics

456 Charities Department.. 414 Coinage of Gold and Silver.525, 526 Water Front.

181 Charity Organization Society. 308 Coins, Denomination, Weight, 525 Water Supply 151 Charter, N. Y. (ity..

397 Coins, Minor....... Yacht Clubs

134 Chautauqua Circles, Brooklyn. 263 Coins, Value of Foreign.. 160 Brooklyn Art Ass'n Diagram.. 589 Checkers.

144 Collateral Tax of Long Island. 449 Brooklyn Association for Im Chess

131 College Fraternities..

273 proving Condition of Poor... 305 Chicago, Population of .....104,534 Collegiate Boat Race..

148 Brooklyn Base Ball Club 119 Chickering Hall Diagram.. (612 Collector's Office, U. S

430 Brooklyn Bridge

482 Children's Aid Soc., Yanh'n. 317 College City of New York.. 237 Brooklyn Chautauqua Union.. 203 Children, Relief of. .803, 816 Colopies, New Trade with.... 102 Brooklyn City and Newtown Chinese Missions.

316 Colonial Club, Manhattan 283 Railroad....

382 Christian Scientist.....319, 367, 374 Columbus Catholic Club, ManBrooklyn City Railroad Co.... 379 Christopher & Tenth St. RR. 383 hattan...

283 Brooklyn Club.

282 Chronological Cycles... 21 Columbian (lub, Brooklyn.... 2-2 Brooklyn Elevated R.R. 379 | Chronology of the Word... 565 Columbia University.

257

... 196

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421

525

Hamilton Trust Company

191 MONTAGUE STREET, TELEPHONE, No. 1407. Real Estate Exchange Building. BROOKLYN, N.Y

CAPITAL AND SURPLUS, OVER $1,000,000

Deposits received subject to check payable through the New York Clearing House.

INTEREST ALLOWED ON BALANCES. Higher rates of interest allowed on Certificates of Deposit payable on demand or upon specified dates. This Company is a legal depository for Court and Trust Funds, and is authorized to act as Administrator, Executor, Trustee, Guardian for individuals and Registrar of Corporate Stocks and Bonds. The deposits of Individuals. Firms, Banks and Corporations are solicited.

Wills legally prepared and safely kept. SILAS B. DUTCHER, President.

WILLIAM BERRI, Second Vice-President. WILLIAM H. LYON, First Vice-President.

JOSEPH B. WHITE, Secretary.
GEORGE HADDEN, Assistant Secretary.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES.
WILLIAM H. LYON, John R. HEGEMAN, SILAS B. DUTCHER, TIMOTHY L. WOODROFF,
COL. John N. PARTRIDGE, WILLIAM HESTER, WILLIAM BERRI, WALTER C. HUMSTONE,
HENRY N. WHITNEY, JOSEPH B. WHITE, CHARLES COOPER, WILLIAM V. R. SMITH,
CALVIN PATTERSON, JOHN C. McGUIRE, HENRY E. HUTCHINSON, MILLARD F. Smith,
John DITMAS, JR., WILLIAM C. WALLACE, THOMAS E. PEARSALL, LEONARD MOODY,
WILLIAM H. DAVOL, EUGENE F. O'CONNOR,

LUCIUS H. BIGLOW, PATRICK H. FLYNN.

Williamsburgh City Fire Insurance Company

OF BROOKLYN, N. Y.
ABSTRACT OF STATEMENT

JANUARY 1, 1899.
CAPITAL .....

$250,000.00 Reserved for Re-Ins-rance, Uopaid Losses, etc..

.630,107.37 Net Surplus...

1 (86,798.12

$1,966,905.49

ASSETS. Real Estate....

- $632,574.13 Bonds and Mortgages.

.244,400.00 Stocks and Bonds.

.960,603.50 Cash....

22,538.93 Premiums Due

94,883.25 Interest Accrued.

5,918.06 Rents Accrued

5,745.31 Other Items

242.31

$1,966,905.49

OFFICES: Cor. Broadway & Kent Ave.,E.D,& 211 Montague St.,W.D., Brooklyn

150 BROADWAY, NEW YORK. FRED'K H. WAY, Secretary.

MARSHALL S. DRIGGS, President. W. H. Brown, B. W. LYON, Ass't Secretaries. F. H. Douglass, General Agent,

Folicies issued under provisions of the Safety Fund Law of the State of New York,

464

.172, 174

DETAILED INDEX-Continued.
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PAGE

PAGE Columbia Theatre Diagram. 579 Defenses of U.S. Coast.. 533 Evening Schools...

247 Commemorative Societies..... 279 Democratic Clubs ...

289 Evening Stars

21 Commerce Port of New York. 524 Democratic Com., Suffolk Co.. 100 Events, Local and General..557–576 Commercial Organizations.... 270 Deniocratic Com., Nassau Co.. 100 Evergreens Cemetery ......... 175 Commissioners of Accounts. 403 Democratic Gen'l Com., B*klyn 293 Excelsior Provident Ass'n.....

199 Com'sioners of Jurors.426, 428, 429 Democratic Committees. 100,293-295 Exchanges Commissioner of Record... 425 Departinents of City Gov't..397-425 Excise Commissioners' Offices 498 Comm'rs of the Sinking Fund-421 Depositories of City... 572 Excise Officers, State.

498 Committees, Dem. and Rep.293–299 Depots, R. R....

49 Excise Statistics... 150, 479, 499 Commonwealth Prov. Assoc'n. 198 Deutscher Orden der Harugari 198 Expenses of U.S. Gov't 519, 528 Comptroller's Omce.... 401 Dewey Celebration Arch, etc.. 485 Exports U.S

523, 524 Coney Island & Brooklyn RR. 382 Diagrams of Theatres ... 577-614 Exports of Gold and Silver 525 Congregational Churches...95, Diary British-Boer War.. 494 Exports and Imports ..522, 523, 524

349, 859, 370, 376 Diary Philippine War... 578 Export Trade with New ColoCongress, U.S., Fifty-sixth. 516 Diplomatic Service, U. S...514, 515 nies..

102 Congress, Vote for. .547, 548 Disciplinary Training Sch..305, 422 Expositions.

.486, 492 Congressional Districts....172, 173 Dispensaries...

..800, 810 Consular Service, U. S......514-515 Distances from Various Points 467 Consuls in New York.... 515 District Attorney's Office,

Failures in U.S... Conveyances and Mortgages,

426, 428, 429 Farm Crops of U. S..... 520 454, 455 District Judges, U.S... 513 Fastest Cruiser....

495 Co-operative Institutions...468-171 Docks & Ferries, Revenue from 533 Ferries from Brooklyn & N. Y. 393 Cooper Union. 257 Docks, Dept. of.

416 Festival Days... Copyrigbts .. 159 Docks, Steamship

185 Fifth Av. Theatre Diagram.... 598 Corn, Annual Production of ... 526 Dramatic Societies

274 Finance Department, City... 401 Coroners' Offices 421 Dreyfus, Trial of 190 Finances, State...

505 Correction Dept.

415 Driveways...

178, 179, 299 Financial Institutions.. .457-471 Cortelyou Club, Brooklyn 282 Driving and Riding Clubs.. 107 Financial Institutions, L. I.... Cotton Exchange.

273 Dry Docks, Brooklyn...... 182 | Financial Review of 1899....475-478 Council, N Y City.. 400

Financial Securities, B'klyn.476-478 Council Committees.. 400

Finnish Societies.

228 Council Districts..

Fire Commissioners

415 Country Clubs. 114 Eagan Court Martial ..

254

Fire Dept. American Cities.535, 537 County Clerks.. 425, 428, 429 Eagle Almanac-Introduction. 20 Fire Department, City

.....416, 430 County Governments....97, 425_431 Eagle Libraries....

.....462-465 County Register's Office... 426, 428 Eagle Trophies....104, 135, 148, 489 Firemen, Long Island

103 Courts

East Side House Settlement... 831 Firemen Ass'ns, Veteran..

483 Firemen, Order of American 217 Appeals 508

285 Appellate Div. Sup. C°t...... 428 Education, Board of

Eclipses, 1900...

21

Fires, Statistics of . 236

.437, 438 Arbitration of Chamber of Education, Dept. of, B'klyp.... 444 Fish Laws

Fish Commissioner, U. S 512 Commerce..

423
Education, Dept. of, M'tan.... 236 Fisheries, Game, & Forest Com. 503

105 Brooklyn... ..424, 427 Educational Institutions..

2555 Circuit, U.S 513 Educational Societies..

Fishing Clubs..

140)

262 City.. 423

Foot Ball

120 Claims, U.S. 514 Elections

Ford Franchise Law..
Civil Justices.

424
Aldermen

.544, 551 Foreign Coins, Value of County

.427, 429, 430 Assemblymen, Vote for..545, Foreign Legations in U.S. 515 General Sessions.

123

549, 550, 552 Foreign Mails, Time of Transit 168 Kings County 427 Brooklyn ..

539-546 Foreign Parcels Post..... 161 Magistrates, City............ 424 Congress, Vote for ...547, 548 Forest Laws N. Y State 165 Municipal.... 423 Dist. Attorney, Vote for..539-543 Foresters of America..

199 Private Land Claims 514 Governor, Vote for.. .547, 554 Ft. George Park Com..

422 Richmond County. 430 Kings County

.589-647 Fourteenth St. Theatre Dia.... Queens County.

Lieut.-Gov., Vote for. ...... 547 Fraternal Legion.... Special, Trial Terms of 427 Mayor, N. Y

547 Fraternal Mystic Circle

201 Special Sessions.... Municipal Court Justices, Fraternities...

265, 273 Supreme Court, Vote for.548, 554

Vote for... .543, 548, 550 Free Reading Rooms. .259, 345 Supreme, in Territories.... 513

Nassau County

546 Free Sons of Israel, Order of.. 224 Supreme, N. Y. State.. 508

New York City.......539-549, 551 Fresh Pond Crematory 175 Supreme, United States. 513

President, U.S., Vote. ... 547, 556 Fulton Fish Market Surrogate...... . 428, 429 Queens County..

550 Futurity Race, Winners of.... 110 United States, Brooklyn.. 430 Register, Vote for. .539, 543 Court House, Brooklyn.. 426 Richmond, Borough of Crescent Club, Brooklyn 282

Senators, Vote for .546, 549 Game Laws, N. Y. State 105 Cricket-Games, Clubs......... 121

Sheriff, Vote for.. .539-543 Garbage of Cities ..534, 536 Criterion Theatre..

590
Soldier Vote, City

539 Garden Theatre Diagram, N.Y. 610 Crops of United States ....440, 526

State

554 Garrick Theatre Diagram, N.Y. 608 Croton Water System, Cost. 448

Suffolk County
552 Gas Companies...

.464, 467 Cuba

493 Supreme Court, Vote for 548, 554 Gayety Theatre Dia., Brooklyn 585 Cuban Finances..

United States...

.555, 556 Gazetteer of Long Island.. 84 Currency, United States....525, 526 Electoral Vote, 1892-96. 556 | Gazetteer of Suburban N. Y... 79 Customs Districte.. .........189 Electric Light Co's....

.464, 4

466 General Sessions Court, N. Y.. 423 Cycle Race, Six. Day...........

123 Elevated R.Rs.........379, 388-392 German M. E. Churches, L. I.. 95 Cycles of Time.... 21 Elevators..

181 Germania Club, Brooklyn ..... 282 Cycling-Records, Clubs....123-130 Eleventh

Ward Park AP

Germania KrankenuntersteutCypress Aills Cemetery... 175 praisal Commission... 422

zungs Verein
Emanuel House ......
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336 Gold Coins, Denomination, Ember Days.....

21 Weight and Fineness of Daly's Theatre Dia., Manhattan 599 Embassies, Foreign, in U. S... 515 Gold, Silver and Paper Money Damage Commission... 422 Empire Theatre, B'klyn, Diag.. 584 per capita

526 Dano-Norwegian Societies 228 Empire Theatre Diagram, N. Y. 602 Gold and Silver Currency.. 5:26 Daughters of Liberty

198 English Derby Winners 109 Gold and Silver Coins and CerDeaths, 1899..... 156, 570-572, 575 Epworth League

335 tificates in circulation... 526 Deaths in Wars.

432 Erasmus Hall School Clubs ... 205 Gold and Silver, Nations' SupDebt of City: 472 | Erie Basin 182 ply of......

588 Debts of Cities.. .535, 537 Estimate, Board of.

421 Gold, Exports and Imports of. 525 Debt, National...

520 Ethical Association, Brooklyn. 287 | Gold Mines, Product of........

... 160

603 201

.... 184

201

LONG ISLAND

HEALTHY HOMES
OF EASY ACCESS

GOOD AIR. GOOD WATER. GOOD ROADS.

Splendid Train Service with Fast Express

Trains to all Important Points.

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Has greatly augmented its train schedule, giving

rapid and ample accommodations to all sections ISLAND RAILROAD of the Island ; by the use of ballast and petro

leum has eliminated the dust nuisance and reduced to a minimum the running time and discomforts of railroad travel. The liberal policy of the Company has been recognized by the public and will be continued The Island has wonderful diversity of natural attractions, and those seeking permanent homes can find on the level South Shore, or the rolling North Shore, beautiful sites on which to build To the raisers of fruits and vegetables, the Island offers excellent facilities, with a great market close at hand For those seeking rest and recreation for the summer there is no territory better suited to fill every desire: Riders, Drivers and Cyclists have hundreds of miles of improved roads, and nowhere else has good-roads work advanced so rapidly. Fine side paths and cycle paths branching out in every direction to the Ocean and through the woods entitle CYCLISTS' PARADISE the Island without question to its name of the

For illustrated books, cyclists' hand-book, or special information address
H. M. SMITH,

H. B. FULLERTON,
Traffic Manager Long Island City.

Special Agent, Pass. Dept. Long Island City For map of Long Island showing Railroad and Good Roads see page 76.

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