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"TTK HI'HI.1NTn ltV,- f'IJi- AND TIMES: THURSDAY, VoVKMPKK 21 1012.
A Hon was hern
Mrs. (). . I .is run ti
si, rdir M Dr.
Eczoma All Over Babv's Bodv.
I "Win n my baby w.i.i four niiuillis
unil i old his fnco luoUc- cm l with ptwii. i.
find ill sixteen mouths, of nee, hln fine.
. ,, , , ... ,i. iiiiimiji iiiui nnim wore in n i rcnurtii
A.lKi-.o,. Vr T m!!'1"1''' 'nl', "l'zo!l;l Mimiil all over 1,: .
ess of I,. A. Fi.rluton at 1.1 Maple. , 1)0(y Wo ,m(,
street. over Ills fur and tin m hi Ii.iii.'m.
Downing hus put chased and I'lll'i'ly we r-'tvo hlin Hood's Sit'supa-
business mi North' 1, ,.. . J,. nl"nl,la 110 was -'."-
. i iiu-i.i in. i ii. i oiiiiy no in a m-uuiiy
I lint" t u 1 i. 11.. .1.
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TerriNe ufferii.& ;RAGB PR03LEM iN l'HE SOUTH; MARGARET CARTER GUILTY
sold to 11.
J. (1. i!
inn in il tin
In the estate of .loxoplil no Whitney nl
Jlurllngton, Thomas RocU's wus appoint
ed iidmlnlstrator with the will annexed
In probate court Thursday.
The suit of Margaret McNeil vs. Joseph
t Campbell, an action of foreclosure
over property nl On Lnfotintalti street,
WHS eillt'lLU in in'- i milllj l-lt'l li 3 Ulill'U
The mortality rate during Oetohcr was
tinusu Uh low, onlv 2fi deaths being re
ported t thi' city dork's nlllcc. (if theso
two wen- accidental and four wete Si
yens or over
r orgo Frederick Jones, il .1. W.
Joins, left Thutsduy for l.tu Angeles,
whin hi- will visit his brother, Emius.
If he finds n good opening he expects to
locate In California.
The Reynolds Real Estate eomoanv
have sold the Caustic farm 111 South Bur
lington, with all tho Mock, crops and tools,
to O. M. and J. N Clement of Tlcondet
nga. N. y who will occupy It In the
spring for a home.
There will be n session of the United
States district court for the purpose of
receiving petitions for naturalization and
Issuing declarations of intention (hut nut
for final hearings on petitions llledi at
the postnfflce building in this city on
Movomber i'', beginning at 10:00 a. in.
Judgment was given the defendant in
the suit of Hemic- M. McCllntoek versus
llonry A. Degree in city court Thursday.
The specification announced tho object to
lie the recovery of and interost, but
the offset allowed left a balance In favor
of the defendant of ST. 19. An appeal was
taken by the plaintiff.
In probate court Friday there was
a settlement and order of dividend in tho
rstntt of Lester A. Chaso of Burlington.
Tho creditors will receive, under the or
cler, 1.2 cents on the dollar. There worn
claims against the estate aggregating
f,?Ji.i'2, somo of which were preferred
claims There was 1,S3.75 with which to
meet these claims.
Judge .Macomber in probate court yes
tcrdiu appointed Anna M. Degree
executrix In the estate of Edgar L. Decree,
late of this city In the estate of Arthur
Tandow late of Williston. Carrie V.
Bacon was named administratrix, and
In the estate of Hannah J. Chatcs of
Jericho Fred J. Foster was appointed
The wedding of Miss Kdith M. Halch
Olid Wa ter M. Wright of Whlto River
Junction will bo solemnized this after
noon at 2:30 o'clock at the home of the
bride on Cherry street. The Uev. H. A.
Durfoe will perform the ceremony. Miss
Balch has been for uome time Meld Becre
tnry of the Vermont Sunday School as
sociation Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Pearson of 07
Greene street entertained 20 of their
friends at supper and cards Satuidaj
evening in honor of the K.th anniversary
of their marriage Mrs. I'earson scrvud
supper at eluht o'clock anil this was fol
lowed by whist. The host and hostess
were presented ivlth a Colonial punch
Ijowl by their friend.
A district meeting- for deputies In this
Slasonlc district was held Thursday after
r.oon and evening at the Maaonic Temple.
n tlm atternnon tnere was instruction In
Jlasi tile mattera and the third dewei w.i.s
vorkcil. Supper was served fullowln tli
fiftirnoon session and In the evenlnu there
wen addresses by K. S. Weston of New
Uiim'ii, km nrt master; 11. 11. Hess and C
3! DarllnK t this city.
llaliih Douglass, wlio was arretted fur
Fteallnir a silver watch from Cliarleh
E'liott was In city court Saturday morn
Incr and pleaded KUilty to petit larceny.
Elliott claimed that the watch was worth
f2S and had it really been of that valuo
B eliarpe of Krand larceny would have
been preferred. No one but Elliott, how
ever, thotiKht the watch was worth a
fourth of that amount. The boy wan sen-
Tenreo 10 n nays in jmi.
Judue Macomber in probate court Mon
day named Ira E. Mor.so and C. S.
"Woodruff of Underbill commissioners
and appiaiseis In tho estate of Harriet
Eaton, late of that town. C. W. Brown
ell of tills city and U. 3. Whlto of South
JJurllnRlon were appointed commission
ers and appraisers In tho estates of both
Octave and Cordelia A. Tebo of South
?urllnstot There woo settlements in
the estates of John Vandow of Willis
ton and Arthur and Phila Yandow.
Harry K. Monroe, of 1 St. Paul street,
tel'Waph ii it-rat or for the Rutland rail
iroad at tho local station, and Mibs Flor
ence E. Moorby of ,"t St. Paul street were
jtnarried by the Rev. Charles J. Staples,
pastor of the Unitarian Church, at the
'parsonage. Thursday mornlne. They were
attended bv Miss Dorothy Moorby, slRter
f the brlib. and Forest Monroe, brother
Of the uroom. Mr. and Mis. Manioc- left
on the MS train for Albany, and after
e trip of a few days will reside In this
Jury in tho caso of tho Statu vs. Louis
Lapolnto returned a verdict of KUilty.
Iapolnte was cli.irsid with breaking into
Centml Vermont fri-lcht e-ir ai nouon
and bteallm,' some shoes and a blanket
coat on tin nllhl of October S. ITdward
Hurray of Mllion. who pleaded KUilty to a
cJiarirr of r.i-'litf a i heck from ! to 111,
mas placed In the hands of the piobation
officer Saturday after his s-nteiice of not
les-s than two nor moi'i than four years
In tho house of i oriictliin had been sus
Lawrence Hayes of South Uurllnnton
m-as yesterda brouKht lieforo I'nlted
Btates Commissioner Martin S. Vilas by
Denutv Fnlted States Marshal Thomus
Iteeves under warrant Issued by the com
Wlssloncr eharulni; Hayes with knocking
down Ferdinand lio' hmer, a wagon master
at Fort Ethan Allen. Hall was lixeil ny
the rommlssloner In tho sum of 1500 for
the nppearnnrc of Mr. Hayes at the next
teim of the I'nlted States illstriet court,
n be held In nurlliiKton In February,
1013. Hall was furnished and Hayes was
released from r study.
Con'raiy to expectations, the SUito
Grunnc will not hold Its convention In
Hurllnnton tills year, but will ifa to
Rutland, wheiu Its sessions will bo held
clurliiK the second week In December,
Thi offlii.ils favorably considered Hur-
Illusion hut additional pressure was
broiiKht to hear from Hnllnnd and It
wis di elded tn o there. Tho dairy
men and sueur makers arc comliiK.
Jjowever, nml will make their head-
iniurtei'H nt thu Van N sh House, inn
mi'otlngs will Im held In tho armory and
tho first session will bo on January r.,
Afrc 0 K Sheriunn, wife of (1eor,'e K
tCborman ot Port llcuiy, well known Jn
Hood's H.irsnii.itllla euros blond dis
eases nrd builds tip the synloni.
OH It today In tifiii ti iiiiulil form or
choculati ii 'ai h t- . -iUoii Snrsntnbs
tills city, has been granted
ftatutory tjrnunils liv .Instle
Oonditi:ns Are Becoming Worse ' Pleads to Murder in Second Do
and Worse, Says Gov. V.ardaman.
Mlj,lnliil MiiK-iiinn Dcelnri'N I'lilll
I'lriei iilli Aiiii'Miltiii til In (tie ( ini
sllllllliin Mioulil It,, lleprilleil.
h Hit) n f a "tiliifliin,
Marii'd Carter, alias Margaret Smith,
I in. euliiieil woman who fatally shot 1'earl
hoiiper, also rol'ired, at tho Franklin te
suit near Fort I'.thau Mien September 0,
l leaded guilty of iniinler In the second
,1. ....ufenlal' a Tl ernrimi In I Mil I ti nrlnn
decreo of divorce was granted and this ! .i,,, ,,.,, ,Miiitloii. which Is n.iramrnon In ! , ..time eonrt. ' Sentence will he nrn.
"U'e luive tried i iliicatlon and Chris
i tin, I v..i , ion r..i l. t..,,.,.u i .i
the New lork siiprem- unci.. The npph- i.t.niliig worse nml worse." said Senator-c-atlon
was uncontested, although the de-,,. ,rrl .,. K, Viiiilamnn of Mlsslsslpul In
fendant was i-piesetiteil by Attmney lwt,iru al . r,llo1 a,,,.,.,,,!,,.
Benjamin 11. Wheat. An Interlocutory i,ii ,, rVri,li,,.. II,. ,,iui
grec in Hooper Case.
.Yemeni XMH "e I'riiiiiMiiiecd .Moiiiln,
nml WIN l" linnrlooiiiiicnt for Mfc
,. n 'IVrtu f Venri lnnnlly
(iir-.ll"n Vol llnlsrd.
COuHTY LAWYERS BANQUET
Judge Taylor Finds Spirit of Un
rest in Court Affairs.
ItrrnriiiN In Procedure Sboiilil ( omo
from llnr nnrl llenrk, Hather Than
from l.rgtalntlve Aclluti,
Prompt Attention Glvn 'Phone and Mall Ordara
The Old Bee Hive
November 21, 1912
will become absolute .it the expiration of
threo months. As soon a the trial was
over Mrs. Sherman left at once for Sara
toga to Hie tint paper so that there
might bo no lops of time
Nick Mucols, whii was i l-argeil with
criminally assaulting Huth Canton, the
girl who escaped from the Home for Des
titute Children a few nights ami, wa-i
sentenced by Judge C. H. Palmer in city j
com l Saturday morning to spend not b si
than three or more than four years In
the Stated pilson at Windsor. Mucols,
upon his appearance in court, pleaded
guilty but said that the girl told him
she was much older than she was. She
met him on the street, gave him a hard
luck story about no place to stay and
clung to him so closely that he could
not lose her.
his Stnte and other southern States, and l ouiieed .Monday, and may lie either tm
Kuth Canton, the c.lrl who escaped
from the Home for Destitute Children a
short while ago, was Monday taken to
the Industrial school et Vcrgennes by
Deputy Sheriff Lord to serve the remain
der of her minority. Afucolr, who was
sentenced to not less than thlcc or more
than four years In States prison for
criminal assault In connection with tlw
case, Is still in tho jiill. Probation Otllier
A. L. Sherman ha been ordered by Judge
Palmer to Investigate the case anil re-
em, hid Onillniru 1, ,li.. ,.,,-, Tl iti iv It..!
that the young man will he allowed out
The Itev. N. B. Prlndle of 1'res'on City,
Conn., Is moving Into the city to-day and
will, beginning the :5th of the month,
succeed the Kev. H. It. Meyers ai Stati
evangelist for the Vermont Baptist con
vention, air. Moycrs. who has tilled that
position for the past three years with is
ceptlonal ability. Is obliged to leave mm li
against the wishes of the convention, on
account of III health and will take the
pastorate of tho M -mortal Daptist Church
In Salem, N. J. Mr. I'rindle will make
his horn In Burlington on Scarff avcn':e.
Ills family consists of a wife, son and
daughter. The daughter is ready for col
lege. Margaret Carter, who was arrested a
few months ago for the shooting and
killing of Pearl Hooper, was Monday
brought back from the Insane asylum at
Waterbury, wheru she has been under
observation during the past .six weeks.
The woman seemed ill good spirits and
was pl.irod In the woman's ward with
the other prisoners. Her trial Is expected
to e.omn off soon, althou-.li there are ttlll
many other cases pending. It Is known
that the defcuoe In the ,un- will be iiK-all-ijy
ami the Carter woman was sent to
the asylum for observation in older to
save time and to prevent the ease from
being held over until another term In
order that observations regarding her
sanity could lie made.
Tin- duties i.illcrt-d m this customs
district last month showed a nijikul
falling nil' from those of n year ago.
Last Oi lobei- but VHMJt'f was collect, d.
as compared with ?l?i.''i"..S7 in 1011. There
is, howiMi'. little difference In the value
of the impoils. as in October this year
It was iCSO.'Ni as against l""0,;;j for the
same month In lull. The value of exports
in October of this Mar is SOfi.OT." and a
year up it was WA.'W. it Is now cx
peeti d that the imports and the duties
will show a marked tlecn use over the
past year or so, for the ica.son that the
crops In the Fhltni ht.ucs .no mm h -larger
and the Importation of hay from
the country north will print baliy cease
This commodity lias been the principal
nrtlcle Imported during the last two
years, and has even exceeded that of
lumber. The record ot last month com
pares faornbly with that ot tlm aver
age Octobir, lilt in llir i 'lent intlux of
goods new iccurdx wcro established
which were not expeiud lo lat.
Halph Douglass was iirrested Friday
for steallm-a watch from Chailcs Elliott,
an employi of the Strong Hardware com
pnny. Douglass, under the questioning
of Chief Itussell, at llrst denied all
knowledge of the theft hut later broko
uown and confessed to taking the watch
from a desk near where Elliott Is em
ployed. The boy, who Is -1 years of age,
Is a graduate of the industrial school and
the police have experienced trouble with
him before. Aecimllng to his own story,
I.e. entered the basement of the store
and as he had previously si en Elliott
place his watch In the disk he knew Just
win-re to llnd it. Hi took the property,
which ii a large, old-fashioned silver
cased W.ilthani, ami went over to Wl
nnoskl wheie lie pawned it for ?2. He then
HPent W cents of the money for cigarettes
and candy and returned to Burlington.
At the time oi ills arrest lie was saun
tering alnim the street directly in front
of the police station. He at tlrst denied
having any money hut the l.i"n whs found
on his per.-nii and he then confessed.
In the i'e-iin of Probation Oillcer A. I
Sherman in Judge c. S. Palmer it was
lTcniniiieinleil thai Nicholas Maicols bo
placed In the hand.-, of thu probation oill
cer, ainl t 111 r- h.is be. n done. In accord
ance with tic li.-ui'uc'h.'iH of the coutt,
the piob.'itlnn ntll, cr lin estlg.Ued tho
case and found that Marcols had llvod ill
tills countrv for in Nears and In Burling
ton for slv week.-. He was a faithful
employe and hb (niplnei' was very anx
ious that he remain with him. Marcols
Is 21 yiars of age and his umduct hith
erto has been r xempiai y. so fnr as can
he learned. The Investigation into tho
past of the c.inteii j,lrl resulted unite dif
ferently. Her patents are separated and
shn lia.-i no one to care for her save a
grandmother who Is not defined a fit pur
son to take charge of her. She was con
M'iuently taken to the Home for Desti
tute Children and on two occasions good
homes were found for her but because of
her had behavior she was obliged to bo
si nt back both times. She. had been de
tected many times In writing obscene let
ters to men and was known to have mado
appointments with them on the wav to
and from school. Although only II years
of age, she is far odvunced In her know!
odtfe of iniquity and from Iter appearanco
mlftht be taken for a girl of 17 years of
According to Patrick Cudahy, in of and
pork have reached their highest posslblu
prices, though expected reductions will
rot amount to morn than 1 of 1 1-3 ceiitu.
J lie ilota pot btUovu a neU fanUno likely.
for two hours he addnssed an nssetnbl.i 1
whlHi tilled the hall on this and other
Important ipiehtloii.-i. In dcnllng with tin
lieero question I'm. V.iiilain.m took a
view direct I v opposite to that usually
presented iu Vermont, but spoke as one
who knew and dealt with the matter In
an Intimate and frank manner.
Prof. M. D. Chittenden introduced tho
speaker n. the t.T-govcrnor and senator
of Mississippi saving tb.it he was four
years goxernor of the Stnte and had been
elected lo the Fnlted Slates Senate by a
popular file which cairled 78 of tho 7'J
counties In his district.
By far the inosl Interesting part of the
aililn-ss was that which had to do with
conditions In the South arising out of the
negro tumble. lie took up, howevir.
many other subjects, such ai. the recall
of bulges, and said that hi no coiintiy
was the Judicial bench allowed to exei else
such power us In the Fnlted States. He
feaied usurpation "f power h Judges ami
In fact said that the history of their
decisions during the past 40 years had
hem a story ,.f usurpation of power. Tin
constitution was iifver Intended to give
on- small uiterle of men the right to
oierthiow the will ot '.i'J,iiih,(iii ot people,
and If there was any body who ought to
be called and re-called and kicked off
the face of the rattli it was the bench of
tli- supreme court.
The purchase of the Philippine Islands
also came In for his criticism, as well as
I the expense of maintaining and lncreas
lug the army and navy. "Two-thirds of
the money appropriated by Congress Is
to pay for wars nlnadv fought or to pre
pare for another one," declared Clovcrnor
H was on the negro question, however,
thnt th" speaker grew most eloquent and
he gave his views fi arlessly to what he
j-uppiisfd would he Inclined to be a bus
tile audience. He began at the time of
the war ami said that neither he nor any
other southerner hated the negro, and
that wiu n the war broko out every man
mid boy of any size left their homes and
their loved ones In the can- of the faith
ful slaves. Alter the war he had worked
side by ridu with them, during tho time
v leu his family was sintering from re
verses. He knew them In every phase of
their lives, it w.us not until several yearB
niter the war that any white woman was
assaulted by the negroes', and this was
the result of the training. At the present
t'me tin home was left unguarded for a
moment and no white woman was al
lowed to walk a block through the most
settled district In town without a white
e.-coit. A lelgn of terror hung nvir thi
entire soutlurn i oimtry, the re.-ult of
the freedom afforded the neg-o an 1 m
belief which has been Instilled Into hint
that he Is tile equal of the white man.
Senator Vardaman quoted Thomas Jef
ferson, who foresaw the troubles that
would ultimately arise trom the treedom
of tho slaves, which he knew would sm.ie
time come. lie i.-ad extracts which
showed that Jefferson believed the
qiuMioi. could never be solved by making
the negro the social and political equal of
the white man. Elr.'uts from Abraham
Lincoln expressing the same opinion weie
The speaker then went Into thu physi
cal dlfierences in the two races, referiitu;
to the difference In tin- shapes of the
skulls and to the matitn r In which the
m.-ii of both races developed. During
uirly childhood the mgio was fully n.-"
relf-ivllant as the white child and 'ro
gusiicd probably as rapidly until the ago
i.f puberty, and then- the. difference in -gan.
The white race went on and the
Unci: remained stationary or , von went
The black laces In Africa weie using
chilis for wi-.ipiui-i and pursuing the canl
tnllsttc habits In the same nunicr thu'
they did live thoii'.anil yonv 'igo. The
would not pri'KtV-s and ever' !' they weie
liftid out of tin 'i.-i lvos for generation
they went ' nek.
Absorption was no solution of the ques
tion for tli.) reason that the pile of find
forbade il. As an Illustration he quoted
from history showing the i xtlnctlim of
tile wliltf races w hit h had mixed with
the black in the Eiist. -lust that hu-s
made the whlto race what it is to-day.
It has maintained II-. Intigritv and ha.-.
ruled the world.
He then went exhaustively into tlm
physical differences, "you have proba
bly noticed an aroma arising from a
colond gentleman In your vicinity and
thought perhap" that It was the result
of a draught," said the governor, "but
the mllre Mississippi river couldn't get
tlinr smell away. That keeps away the
poisonous mosquito which carries tho
tu'ihuia and yellow fever germ." H
linn wint on to say that It was not
until 1S7S that a colored man ever had
the yellow fever In Mississippi ainl that
in every case the negro had white blood
in his veins. Even medicine doei not af
fect the iifgro us It does the white
The governor then compared th dif
ference In conditions in Vermont, where
thero were only S'J', negroes in lfV to
Mississippi whero they constituted E.H
pir cent, of the population. Whiskey
and cocaine have combined to make de
mons of them there. After painting with
realism the conditions arising from this,
the speaker went on to the remedies.
He thought the tlrst of these should be
the lepiallng of the 13th amendment to
the constitution, which had never been
Intended to apply to negroes. By shut
ting off from them tho right to vote
and to hold office. It would forever pre
cludo their liopo of social and political
Senator Viirdaman's spcecli was full
of witty epigrams and showed that he
knew how to effect a clover piny on
words. Ills allusion to Colonel Roose
velt as a "political sixism" brought down
pilsotiiiient for life or ii less term.
The shooting wns nciihrd tn Jealousy,
end tool, phir, while the victim was
dancing with the Cuter woman's hus
band, In th' hiiseiii'-nt dance hall. The
Hooper woman died the following day,
Mid the Curler woman was found that
1 Ight In th- home of Nellie i'ashn on Bat
tery lre. t. Shi has been for sumo time
at W.iter'unrv for examination as to her
sanity, but th" physicians of the Stale
insniin hospital declined to give an opin
ion without further opportunity for observation.
I!. O. Collins, poittnaster at Harnegat,
N. J., writes: "I li tn 1 Foley's Honey nnd
Tar I'ornp-'imd the best remedy for a
cough tint 1 ever tried, i hud a la grippe,
tough, and each violent lit of coughing
co.nph telv o.h.iuli d Hi". I bought a
buttle of Foley's llonty in il Tar Corn
poi.rel aiei :."'oie I had taken one-half
:'e roughing entirely ceased. It can't bo
hi.it." J W. O'Sulllvan, 21 Church street.
THE BURLINGTON MARKETS
ii!iius.-.gl Iiik Turkeys I'.tt-n Store l?
irnlip TliU Veiir Than I'snnl.
If ou Intend to celebra'e Thanksgiv
ing Willi the perennial turkey this year
you will have to pay a pood price for
the bird. The delicacy bus risen to Hi
cents per pound and mav go up to T
cents If the weatlier iliould le cold, as
dialers would not In- In any hurry to
dUpose of them. If thu weather remains
warm the price will piobnbly not rise,
say dealers, chickens are selling from
to ir, cents per pound, and broiler
for .'.a ci Ms.
All kinds ot nuts are on the market
fin cents per pound, nnd mixed nut-i
ar- selling for cents. Several down
ward changes have occurred in the re
tail glaln prices tills wrck.
The following niioratluns are supplied
to the Flee Piess by the C. P. Smith
Feed company, the Burlington fruit mar
ket. A. E. Tryon & Son's meat market.
C. A. Barber, and by the city market
Beef, dressed .14
Hay, per ton, Incite 5151(117
Potatoes, hbl f'-'jn'
Butter so), arutor, creamery..
P.isti mixed butter, lb
New labiiage, lb
Ciiolitlow. r, lb
c.i riots. II
Cafe i heee
i'ii am flu
lid mi i In
Sw i.s t he.
cm , i ach
.-e, ill. ...
Plcauto In esc
Roquefort cheese, Iti
Flour, In-. nl. ulil
Fh.'iii, pastry, bid
Lettuii. Boston twill head ...
I.- lti.ee. home grown, head..
M. "Mi 17. 50
v,.:. i (;.;?
New maple s nip, gal.
New maple sugar, lb. ..
oil omaigailne. lb
Olive oil, gallon $i.r.o
Sweet pntatni s. II ,'fi
Spinach, peck .10
i'.U'sley, bunch 0M.1O
liiein peppers, .' for .Hi
Tomatoes, lb .10
Bin on, il' -.fi.r.0
Beef, roast, lh
Broilers, lb ,3i
Chickens, lit :.m.:5
Dinks, II ll'i
llaim, lb .Li)
Hams, sliif.l, lb ."0
Leaf laid ,1.'
Lake pike ,15
Pork roast, lb IVu.iO
Poik Chops, lb
Pork snusage .15
Porterhouse steak, lb 'J5uYJ5
Round steak, in .-'5
Salt pork, H' .15
Sirloin stink, lb .30
Spring lamb, hind quarter .. .:6
Spring lamb, forward quarter .10
Spring lamb, chop ,:o
Tripn 11 "
Turkeys, lb .s."
Veal (.teak, lb .So
WANTS VT. HEDCJEHOCSS.
Montpeller, Nov. 20. A letter from a
scientist cunnccled with a university
not far from Boston which was re
eclved at the capltol to-day requests
that the writer ho put In communica
tion Willi some of the hedgehog rnisor.s
of this State, Tin- writer lias read about
the heilrjiihORs of Vermont In tho Now
York papers and wishes to secure a
fr,w lite specimens to use In a xiuils
Baled straw, cwL ,70
Bran, owl 11.35
Old conumal- H-f'
liny, baled, cwt 11.00
Hi'ill'ced, mixed, cwt .;m
fihltu middlings, cwt i.V5
Blown middlings, cwt 11.40
Oats, l)U ,-13
Provender, No. I, cwt i,r,o
Pro coder, No- cwt 11.45
Poultry wheat, cv.'t H.OiViJI.'.M
Cracked coin, cwt $1,45
Bananas, doz lefi.50
MhIub grains 16if.:u
Grupe fruit, each IOHj',16
Conioid giapes 15c, 2 for Xo
Late Vi.ncla oranyes 5fi60
Nuttvo pears 3Ta.lO
Tokay giapes .20
rig-, in -:5
Oat' s, -' H's
New Flo.id.i oranges "."51. IV)
1 alloiiii.i A.'hials .1
ilUed -" " '-J
At the Hotel Vermont last evening was I
held the annual meeting and banquet of
the Chittenden County Par iissocl itlon,
with an attendance of 25 members. FI
lowing the dinner, served nt 0:30, tiie law
yers retired to the roof garden shortly
before nine o'clock, where President Max
L. Powell acted as toasttua.itcr. The fol
lowing olflcers were elected for the nom
ine year; President, Senator L. C Mow
er; vice-president, Mu.ior Robert Rob
erts; secretary, Jo.'-epii T. St'iirns. treas
urer, ClRiidu D. (Iraton; so, rotary ot gov
erning boord, C. P. Cowlcs; members of
governing hoard for three y, ars, Mayor
Roberts and Judge J. 11. Macomber. fni
ted Slates Senator Vaiilamnn. v.'ho wus
In thu city, was expect"! lo be present
If hn finished his lecture at tho high
school In time, but was still speaking
there when the lawyers adjourned.
Charles E. Allen was the llrst speaker
of tho evening, and paid a full and high
tribute to the late Judge A. A. Hull, em
phasizing his clear, impartial and Inde
pendent qualities on the bench, and cit
ing the Sllns case, wherein Judge Hall
differed with the majority of the suprrnn
court, lint rrcflved -i general opinion con
curring with his own.
Mr. Powell delivered the president's
address, discussing tin- practice of tho
law yesterday and to-day. Describing
the methods of trial in voguo
years ago, when suits wire con
tested with th" utmost ardor, he depre
catiil needles'! rcort to legal ptoeess
nnd romnunded that type ot lawyer
that adjusts a client's affairs out of
court and saves needless expense. In
conclusion, he pleaded for fees com
mensurate with tlie brains of tho pro-
fe.ssicn. Fees, he mid, remain much tho
same in sections of Vermont ns they
were !u years past, nnd while engineers,
for example, receive due financial re
ward for their services, the legal pro
fession. In respect of tho character of
the men in its ranks, Is perhaps the
poorest paid of any Iln of effott.
Judge Taylor, now presiding in Chit
tenden rounly court, said that the pres
ent time Is one of unrest in court af
f.iiis. The spirit of reform Is abroad.
Much of this Is due to agitation, hut
for It there must lie some real ground,
some wrong tn bo righted, even If but
an Imaginary one.
"It occurs to Hi"," he observed, "that
legislation as ,1 mcms of nieetlnp these
ncc.is Is fraught with danger. Changes
should come from bar and bench. It
seems to me, if conditions are not cor
rect' il, they are liable to be sublected
to legislation, with possible attendant
No preliminary injunction or restrain
ing older, he said, should be issued
without notice, exiepl when Immediate
and In ep.irable harm would bo likely to
result, lie also recommended allol.itlon
of the delays now cxpnienecl In secur
"Collet th el . ' ill- lOllliuiled, "the
meml'Ois of tlie bar want to expedite'
justice, but indlvliiu.illv they seek to de
lay Ir. U'e should tak- Individually the
attitude mi- ciilleitivolv take.
Mr. Pow til touched upon the New
England railroad situation In his intro
duction of Chairman John W. Redmond
of tlie State public t-orvico commNsInn
and delivered hm"if of ,1 pun worthy
of li petition,
"Railio.nl presidents,' said Mr. Pow
ell, "may In futiiie trust in Providence,
but Providence will never again trim
In lallioad pr. sldenis."
There was a time, said Conimis.'doner
Redmond, when such men as Edmund
iitield and Phelps, anv of them able to
lopre.-ent the L'nlted States with credit
nt Tlie Hague, were all practicing simul
taneously In Vermont.
"The lawyer's profession," said he, "is
not. to be practiced for the fake of mak
ing money alone. But It one's object l
to make the mint of himself mentally,
morally and spiritually, lot him enter the
law. The doctor and the minister, never
contradicted, become In a few years in
tolerant. But the lawyer gets licked
many times, all bis life, and he acquires
a henlthv respect for the opinion of the
"Much time is lost in tile trial of law
.sult", and In debating th admissibility of
1 vldence. Time Is wasted also by th
court, under existing methods."
Commissioner Redmond spoke phly for
rome time upon the fundamental princi
ples of American government, emphasiz
ing tho need at the present day of n
thorough tindi rstandlm; "f economic
I rohlenis, so Important a phase of the
civilization of to-day.
"Talk these over with all sorts of
men," said he. "They are reading and
studying, Just as you are, and from
st.urres tho most unexpected you can
li arn something. Mnke known what 1011
The evening was concluded with the
business meeting, at which the associa
tion went on tecoril as favoring the bill
now before the nenernl Assembly, advo
cating an additional county tax, not to
exceed one per cent, of the grand list, to
provide for alterations and tepalrs upon
the county court house, including tho ad
dition of a number of rooms for purposes
Verdict irf tiiillty In llurlry Case
Illegsl SvIIIbjc Case Tnkrn Hp.
Ill the burglary case ot William
Deslauriers the jury brought In Tuesday
aftornoon :i verdict of gulltj. The ci'lur
part of the day was occupied with
evidence and tlie arguments of counsel.
The latter part of the afternoon was
THE FINEST COLLECTION OF $20 to $35
Women 9s Winter Coats, $15 to $25
Attraciibe Styles and Exclusive Materials
There is a quality standard about these coats that assures
the greatest satisfaction to those who buy them. They are the
exact coats that are in great demand, and that are selling in all
stores at $20.00, $25.00 and up to $35.00 each.
These are the long Chinchilla Coats, in black, navy, tan and
gTay. The Smart Boucle Coats in exclusive mixtures and colors
Diagonal Coats and other thick, rough weave fabrics. The
styles are elegant, and include the straight and cut-away models,
all showing the latest collar and sleeve effects, and ornamented
with largo fancy buttons.
SALE OF IMPORTANCE, TO HOUSEWIVES
Thanksgiving Sale of Linens, Taney
China, Cut Glass and Dinnerware
The great exhibits of Imported French, Austrian and Jap
anese Fancy China. The beautiful dinnerware, the immense as
sortments of Dorflinger's Cut Glass. The Coffee Percolators,
Chafing Dishes, Casseroles, etc., should interest every woman, for
it shows stocks of great beauty, that offer hundreds of pretty
and practical gift suggestions for Christmas, and others that are
essential for your own table.
Then the Linens, which are the delight of everv hoasekeenr.
and which can be seen and bought to the best advantage here,
are given extra display space, that you can view at your own
leisure the finest Scotch and Irish Damasks, that are priced for
as little as 58c per yard also 75c, 89c, $1.00, $1.19, $1.25 and up
These Damasks show all the new satin stripe designs with
handsome floral combinations, spot patterns, Grecian designs, etc.
We have napkins to match, in 20, 22 and 24 inch sizes at $1.25
$1.50, $2.00 and up to $5.75 per dozen. '
Pattern cloths and napkins to match, in all siiet and ex
quisite patterns, are priced from $5.00 to $25.00 per set.
Again To-day Reg. $3.30
They are the famous Guernsey Ware, Casseroles, white lined
with nickel silver frames, and were made to sell at $3.50 each.
We had less than fifty, and we hope they will last until closing
time this evening. The price, $1.98, is so low that no housel
keeper should be without one of these very convenient baking,
Mackinaw Coats for Women and
Hisses $5.98 to $12.50
In both the plain and Norfolk models full assortment of
colored plaids as well as plain red and tan. There is no coat so
appropriate for a knockabout coat for Winter sports of all kinds.
These are not the extreme patterns, but very pretty in colors, and
the best for warmth.
'Bath Robes for Women
$3.50 to $6.50
Made of the Beacon Bath Robe Blankets, and notably pretty
designs and colorings also a splendid assortment of Eiderdown
Robes, in plain blue, red, gray and other leading colors, made in
the full mannish style with collar, neck, cord and girdle ; others
in the collarless style with satin bands, frogs, etc. bath robes
that are pretty as well as luxurious.
Poor Hundred Women Attend After
noon Meeting nt First Chnreh.
An Interdenominational meeting of tho
women of the r.hutches of tho city was
held yesterday afternoon at the First
Church, In tlie interests of home mis
sions, this week being observed by the
city's Protestant churches as missionary
wo.-k. The attendance yesterday after
noon WS Very large, there hem 400,
women present. Mrs. W. J. Van Patten
presided and the devotlnnnl exercises
were conduc ted by the Rev. S. O Barnes,
acting pastor of the church
Tho church was decorated with flairs
and with ferns. A quartette mad up of
Mrs. A. E. Jury, Mrs. S. E. Bassott, Mrs.
F. . Whltcomb and Mrs. J. W. Pitts
sang tho anthem "To Thee, O Country,"
with nn organ accompaniment by Miss
There were 13 Interesting speakers on
the subject of "Our City,'' each lady hav
ing five minutes. Tlie following spoke:
Home for Iestltute Children. Miss Bald
win; Howard Relief, Mrs. Mary R. Hur-
I -itt; visiting nurse. Miss Cora A. Curtis;
Neighborhood House, Miss Tabouret;
MetliodUt. Miss ElUabeth Hanson, dea
coness; Eplcop.l. Deaconess i.oiusa
On "Our Stnte," 10 minute talks, the
following ."poke; Ouvi.il conditions, the
Rev. W. A. Davison. ConirreKational,
I Miss Florence M. Price- FpiscopsJ, Mra.
M. D. Chittenden.
! On "Our Nation." also in minute talks,
. ih following spoke; Baptist, its. Albert
i A. Silver, Jr., Episcopal, Miss Annie. 1.
I Smith; Fnltartan, Mrs. Joseph AuM;
I ( ongregatlomvl, Mrs. Evan Thomaa;
.Methodist. Mrs. C V. Grlsmer.
THE C. Y. M. U.
Officer Elected at Annnal Meet tar.
Held T.ast F.realnB-.
Tlie annual maetlng of the Catholic
youittf Men's Union wa held last even
ing at their rooms in ths Hsywarl
block, and tho followinc officer were
elected for the ensuing year:
President J. P. Cummtoci.
First vice-president John Smith.
Second vice-pii-sideiit Geo, MeCarty.
Financial secretary-John B. Medlar.
Recording secretary' Barl Flaherty.
Treasursr Thos. B. Wrlnht.
Grand marshalJohn Smith.
Auditors Thomas P. Daley Chart
Brockney, Iui3 J. Rush.
Member of board of directors Bfi. B.
House committee Georc JrTeCwtT.
Arthur Hayes, Edward Doalln, Charted
Brockney, Joseph Walsh.
Social committee Charles Brockney,
Gorge MeCarty, Uula chicota. Alphonie
XHchaud, James Clark.
Physician J. W. Courtney, M. D.
Investigate committee. Ward 1. B. B.
Corley; ward 2, Charles Clark; ward 1.
Edward Donlin; ward 4, Thomaa Court
ney; ward 5, Michael .f. Clark; ward 1
Following the election of officer, re
marks were made by taveral member
present. Tlie meeting waa also the
occaelnn for a reunion of 1J or more of
the member whose names adorn the
charter of the society, which was or
ganized 31 : ears eio.
LABELL FOUND GUILTY.
('onntr Court Jurors Then Rxcnard
from Further .ttendunee Tbla Term.
Yesterday In Chittenden county court
taken up Willi the case of the Statu of I the jury In the case of Fred E-vhell,
Vermont vs. Krcd Ixibcll, who conducts ( charged with selling llciunr to a minor,
a second class iliensc place on St. Paul disagreed upon their first retltement, but
street, west of City Hall Pink, and who
is charged with selling to a minor
Illegally. The offense, It Is alleged, was
committed November I, tlie day heforo
the lust election, when ho furnished Law
unco Hayes. Jr., 19 years of nge, with
llipior. R. E. Brown and F. tl, Webster
appeared for the respondent
American's poll of democratic mombers
or next Congress shows them nearly
unanimous In favor of reciprocity trea
ties, in favor of discriminating duties to
uld American ships, and for Immediate
general tariff revision.
Crhc government now has a herd of
w.OoO reindeer In Alaska, and expects to
have ;,ii.im within -O sears, which It
Is hoped Mill proxldo P'lit nl th' CO' n-
Itia incut eiinply.
finally returned verdict of guilty. An
nppeal to the supremo court was taken
by the respondent on exceptions, and
ball wbb fixed in the sum of ISco.
Tho talesmen and Jurors were ecusoil
from further attendance at the present
term of court, except upon call, nnd re
reived their pay. It Is expected that Wil
liam Deslauriers and Ixiuls Lapointe, con
victed of the robbery of a freight car
on the Central Vermont railway at
Bolton, will receive sentence Monday,
MOSHEIS-At tho home or her sister,
Mrs. A. T. Arkley, Essex Junction, No
vember 1, Francos E., daughter of tho
late neorgc C. and Cornelia O. Monher.
Funeral private, Burial at MUtuo.
V. 9. CIVII, SWIVICE EXAMlSfATIONI.
i First graae or ciencm uu imru kiw
I or sub-clerical examination will be held
by tho United States civil service com
mission In BurUnalon February 1. 1813,
for filling vacancies as they may occur
tn the various branches at the federal
service in Builtngton and its Immediate
vicinity as follow;
Customs service, positions of deputy
collector, inspector, clerk and messenger,
also night Inspector. Internal revenue
service, district of New Hampshire.
(Maine, New Hampshire., nnd Vermont)
positions of deputy collector and frauger,
department of Justice, position of of flea
deputy United States mnrshal,
And others wheru similar qualification
may be required.
Applicants must be at least IS yeara
old ut tho time of examination, of ault
able physical condition, and citizen of
tho United State. A pamphlet I Uued
containing specimen examination ques
tions and full particulars In regard to
requirements which may be obtained
from C, K, Sawyer, local secretary, at
lUC UUriinKli'il iiuskuiii (inure, ut iruili
Edward E Stobhlns, district secretary,
room ill, po-itotriee building, Boston,
Mass. Application" must he filed with
the district 'dietary m or befor 4:M
p u. v January U'l&