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BRATTLEBORO, F1UDAY, DECEMBER 22, 1922.
The Ideal Dining Room
The Hoiiday Season
Suggests the Appropriateness and Wisdom of
Making Family, Fricndly and Charitable
Gifts of Securitics
Sucli gifts (lem.ind wxfety of princlpal, yct it !s iniportant that (licy
yicld n good rnlc of Intercst. IJofh nro obtainahlo ln our FIRST
AIOKTGAGE 0J6 per cent aiul 0 per cent INVESTAIENTS. Tliey
aro carcfully sclectcd niul fully secnrcd, and in nddltlon are safc
gtiarded by n servico extemling to flnal inaturity.
IlaviiiK specinlized in FIRST AIORTGAGE SECURITIES tlio
past thlrty-si.x ycai's without loss tn imy investor, we offci' tlic scrviccs
of our extcnslvo orgaiiizntlou and lirnellt of hnowlcdgo liorn of a long
experlcnce. Wo nro wcll equippcd to scrvc tiotli sniall anil largc in-restors.
Vermont Loan and Trust Company
Spoliane, Washington Salem, Grcgon Lewistown, Alontnnu
F. IJ. FUTNAAI, SJVL.ES MANAGEU, BRATTLEBORO, VEKMONT
Start Jan. 2, 1923, at the
Other Cotirsrs evcry Alondny
of tlto ycar. ,
SEN'I) FOR CATALOG
Carnell & Hoit
Albany, N. Y.
A, G. GAL.L.UP
. A. SUUAIWAY
A. G. Gallup, Auctioneer
Farm and Horso Soles a Specl'blty,
East Northfield, Muss.
Kcservatlon of tnblcs mny now bc
laude, Telt'pbono Northfield 44,
Ambert G. Slopdy, Alanager
E. Evc'rctt Martln,
Moran & Rohde
v Funeral Directors
7 GROVE STREET
Just WcM of Pnrlsli Iloune
I D& SON 1
BRATTLEBORO , VT.
ran lio mnilo a renllly hcrc ly lliosc
of fvcn tlic most modest pur.scs. Comc
iniil look ovcr our t.nbles, chulr.s, sldc
boards, ehlna clnscts,' clc. You'll recog
nlzo thclr lienuty a( n nlance. You'll
ic.nllzo lliclr grmilnc nirrlt ns you
put (lirm (o Ihe (rs( of long servlre.
EMERSON & SON
Eicrythlng for llom.eliceplng
WANTED Pigs and Sboates. W. F.
Riehardson Co. 33-tf
WANTED An cxperlenced cook und
woman to nssist in kitchcn. 4 4 Iligh
St-. . . PHf
WANTED Housekceper for a wid
owers one tliat desires u good hoine mor-'
tlmn wngcs. Address I'. O Box 47. Wil
mington, Vt. 31-52
FOK SALE Frosh ground becf serup
and' bone. W. F. Kichardson Co. 1-lf
"FOK SALE Ford tourlng cnr or wil
exchnngc for good horsc woighing 1 1 0
or 1200. 'I'hone 222 or Kll-J. Ilng!.
FOKSAIiE Ilavc 4-ycar-nld Gnorn
scy cow witb I'alf, and lo-montlis-oli)
Dnrliani bi'ifpr wlll f-oll or I'xcbnngv fo
A No. 1 now mllcli cow. Urown
Wardsboro (Vnlrr. Vt. T 1 '
FOK RAIiE One 5 x H Griimn pa'
witb caRtings and Kratc.s; one 40x11.
I.iKlitniinr cvaporator; two 4SxJ2 Kol
lows FiiIIh cvaporntors witb arebi'--I'beap
for (iiiiclc sale. A. II. Lynd"
West Urattleboro, Vt. -is-ii
FOK SALE IIONEY Ilnckwbea
and dover in 5-ponnd pailn, .fl a pa
post paid. A nensible Cbristmas gif
gnnranleed ab.soiutely pure and Mttihfof
tory. Also bee bcoppr nupplieH. Kivcr
aide I'ee YnrdH, Scotia, N. Y. fiO-oH
FOK SALE IIOKSES I bave o
liand today 14 bead in pairs and ini;Io
11(H) to 1700 Ibs.: a boree for all Ulnd
of jobs. Will wll ebeap. I want ti
ejeaii up before new year. I ain rlosin
a very suei'csNfiil ycar of luiNinehs aiu!
wisb to tlmnk all my custoiiierM as tbe;
aro tbe oncs wbo bave made my Hneees'
poxsible. Dnring tbe year 102.". I wil
eiideavor to treat my cuslomers jnst tb
nnme as I bave tbe past year. I canno
proinisc any morc, as I nlways tried t
give everyone a fair and bonest dea
Wisliing you all a .Merry CbristmaH ain
a Ilappy New Year. M. .1. Tetreau'
tJreenfield, Mass, 51
LOST Klntk and tan female hound
Finder please notify W. F. Taylor, l'ut
ney, V(. 40-11
MAGAZINES AT LOWEST PKICEh
Write niir nbout what magazinps yo
wnnt. I can get tliem for you at prlcc
that will nnve you money. Mrs. G. M
Lovc, Magazine Specialist, South New
fane. Vt. 1-tl
TO LET Oarage in Putney, Vt
UOxHO; first building east of Cole Papei
Alill. formcrly tbe I), II, Smith repan
sbop. ('bas. II, Graut, 2.'!(i Cnmil St..
Hrattleboro, Vt. Tel. P17-M. no-tl
One U. S. Separator
One 3-Horse Povver Stovcr
At cost. Will trado for cash or lumbcr.
R. G. Boyd, West Brattleboro
Tbe flftieth nnnual meetlng of tbe
Jamaica Savings Kank for tbe election
of ollicprH and the traiiHaetloji (tf neces
sary buHineHs will be beld ar tbe bank
hiK houso in .Jamaica ou tho hist
Wednesday in Dcccmber, it bclng tbe
27th day, nt 10 o'elock a. m.
.1. S. KOI1IXSOX,
Jamaica, Vt., Dce. 12, 1022. 50
, Our Christmas Wish
For Friends and Pairons
May Christmas deposit to your
account Happiness, Good Cheer,
Laughter, Peace and Good Will
in such abundance that each day
4 of the New Year shall be radiant
To You and Yours a
BRATTLEBORO TRUST CO.
LAIMJEK Kl'IXiET TIIAN EVEK.
Commltteo Will Aslt Moro Moncy Tlian
Was Api.-ropriaUd in um Xo Hpc-
rlal Appiapiiations Yrt,
MOXTPELIEK, Dce. 21. Aposlles
of economy in Htate gnvernniPiit are
liltely to rpteivc a jolt wben tbey learn
tbat tbe poming report to tbo lpgislatnre
of tbe butlgct eonnnittee is qultp ccrtain
lo cnll for nt least sligbtly larger rej;ii
lar approprintioiiH tlinn wpre antborized
at tbe legislature Hesnion of 1021. In
formation is not available ns lo tbe
amount of tbe nntteipalpd increane.
Tbo e.xnet figures will not bo made
loiown tmtil tbe budgot is rceeived from
be printei' fometime next weck.
Tbe regular appropriations for a two
ear period made at tbe last sesslon of
lio lcgislaturp totaled SOSSkSO.
Tbere is a erumb of eomfort for tbose
wbo bad boped tbat tbe ery for eeonomy
u Rtate government migbt beeoine some
bing more tban a ery in tbe informa
tion tbat no speeial appropriations bave
')een at-ked for tbis year. Tbis Is far
from being an nssurance tbat tbere will
ot Ih any. It is notiecable tbat no re
incst lias bcen made for funds for en
'arging tbo stale prison nt Windsor,
wbicb it lias becn reported is ovcr
rowdcd. At tbe last session of tbe legi.Hlaturo
Sl, 208,0011 in speeial appropriations for
a two-year )eriod was autborized. Tbe
1,1oniT"wmt';malhly for bigbwaj'if nnd
'onstruetion work nt publie institutions.
The next leKislature will Iiave placed
'fort it the first fully itcmizcd btidgct
ilmt bas ever bcen prejiared in tbis state.
i ihe membcrH wisb to make cuts in tbe
interest of economy, the pecific items
or tbo npplication of Ihe pruning knife
ill be bcfore tbeni.
"Factice" iti tbe name given to a new
'ubber nnbtttute formed by conibining
i.lpbur ehloride with any of vnrious
Merry Chrislmas !
Tbat liappy c.vprcssion on Santa's
olly old fncu is caused by tbo glasses
Tbey help most wnndcrfully bls forc
igbt in selerting just the gifts tbat wlll
leligbt us tbo most.
Naturally, Santa is wlso nnd hns bla
Jasscs made here.
Our Glasses Brlng Clicer
Evcry Day in tbe Year.
' BRA TTI. ZRORO. VT
FOK COUNTKY KEAL ESTATIC
of evrj dpserintion nee LpIuihI'h
Veekly Itarsain llulletin. tVipy free A
imited amount of tcrritory open for locul
igents upon a comtnisMlon basls. Write
'.r appllcntiou blank. Our pelllng ngeni
'or tbis seetlon is I). W. Allcn, Newfane.
Tel. 21-1S. Dcpt. 21. P. F. LELAND.
KMtnblisbed IR02. Brokpr tn (Tnuntrr
Inil Kntnte, Old South Itldg., Ilotlon 0,
We know of countiess cascs
of mrn wlio wero Bticcessful and conserv
atlve until romc error or combluatlon of
"ircumntnni'ps wept thpir business capi
tal nwny. Llro Insurance takes money
otlt of the risk of business, and safe
guard bo tb imtured aud fninlly, Cnn
sult us. Nutlonal Llfo Ina, Co., of Vt.
EAItL. S. H1NSLEY, General Agcnt,
KADICALS AIENACE t'Ol'XTRY.
riiancrilor .Marfiown iWxn Warning a(
Mcn'n Clidi .Mrctlna, Kcal AmpricaiiF
Nrcdpt! in OOicr.
"You mpu must gpf out to tIie,poll
nnd gpt to tbe primnrips and see thai
trup, red-bloodpd Amcric!inH are put into
ofliee if you want to s.-ue tliis countrv
from fnlling into the bands of tho radi
cal element," dinncellor ('. S. MacGown
of tbe Aiupriean Intcr.mtional College
at .Spriiigfipld, .Mass., dcflnred Wednes
ilaj night in an enersetii' appeal to tlic
Alen's ilub of tbp liaptixt rluircli.
"Will Aii;cric,in institutiou.s witb
statul tbe attncks wbicb nre bcing mad'
upon tbein toilayV" Tbis was tbe toph'
of tbe elianeellor's brief and fiery tall..
and unless .Amerieans eondiict tbeni
selves as Amerieans nnd, adbering tn
the gospel of liberty, trcat immigrnnl
to tbis eonntry as tbey should be trentcd.
tbe answcr would appear to be "no," nc
cordiug to Cbniifellor .MacGown.
Early in liis talk tbe speaker quoted
from tbe words found on tlic bronze tnb
let at tbe Statue of Liberty in New
York barbor. Tbis nivhsage extchds ..
big-hearted welconie to all foreigneiu uti.l
bolds out promises of wbat tliey may e.
pect to lind in tbis Iand. "Are we llvinj.
up to tbis invitntion?" the speakei
In nnswer, ChniH'cllor f JlacGown
pointcd out tbe diuaripintinpiit whieli
-Itnllnni,' Kunsiuns; i'oJs'arid pcoprp.s ot
other nationnllties fcel wben on rcacblii"
New York from Ellis Island tbey an
tleeeed of tbeir worldly good, Kubjected
to insult nnd givcn false idcas. It i
then that tbey brcoine lilting pupils tn'
radical tenubers and Mibspqiipntly be
come membcrs of tbose grotips whoi r
nvowcd purposp is to pull ibiwn tb1
American llag and plnnt in its plat-e
"dirty red bannPr."
The ebancpllor astounded his nudienc'
wilh tbe stalPment tbat tbere are 2.'i:
papcrs printed in foreign tongues in tlic
I'nited Statrs for the purposp ()( puttin;
owy a radical prngrain. Furtber tban
inat. tnere are -ilt papcrs poiiring n
I'CL-ularly from Europe and contniniiif
siniilnr propaganda. In the eongcstc'
districts of our largp cities lluw foreig'1
ers wbo come to tbis eonntry to beuoui'
Amerieans read only thpir own tongm.
and liear tbeir own longue; thercfor
they aie good fertilc i-ppd for radica
propagamla. In our larger cities thcr
are as many group-t of radical organiza
lions as tbere aro Sunday hchools, ain
tbey meef on Sundays, too, nnd ar
teatbing tbo foreigners to overthrow ou
gnvernment tbrough mass uprininv
Tbere are 00 such groups in Detroli
wbicb is tbe liotbed of sedition. In tha
city also it is reported that 10,000 oasc
of liquor are coming in daily, nnd liciuo.
goes baud in haud witb radicalism.
Tbp gosppl of hcdittou is spreading t
all nationalities ; c.ilored jH-oplc are be
ing taugbt tbe principles, and tlie -eei
lauds on fcrtile i-oil iu the minds of thi
According (o tlie figiires of tbe las
election. Clmnci'llnr .MacGown uid, les
tlian bnlf ot the voters of the countr;
go to tbe polls. Tbe prople nre nfmid
to voteor tbey don't wnnt to vote
"l!tit you'll lind every radical tbere," tli
speaker ndded. "on election day, Whj
It is pren pcnetrating congress. It is i
fact tbat many eongrehsinen previoua t
election rcceive a quotionnnlro nnd ot
tbi' answcrs depcud wliptber tbe rndica
votf wlll be swung to the candidatc o
Tbe speaker said lie was disappointetl
In the women. For years, be Mlid, tbe
fmigbt for tbe right to vote nnd now
that tbey bave It tbey don't use it. It !
on tbe women of the uatiou, iu C'baucel
lor MacGown's opiuion, tliat the futur
largely will depend, and be rcgretted
tbat tliey do not exerciso tbelr votiu;
rights as tbey Mwuhl.
The instltution wbicb tbe ebnncellor
bcads traiim foreigu-born persons in
.Nmerleanizntlon. Tlie bellef in th!
hchool is tliat only persoiiK bnving com
mand of tbe languages of tbe immlgrant
can cope witli thu- bituation, nnd : o
after teaching civics aud American de
trines to its studentH, tbe i-'l.ool send
tliem out to work nmoin people of tbelr
own untlnnalities io siraighten out un
f'lrtunnte wnrprd ideas of lifc in Amer
lca und innl.u tho nmleoiitcnts goml
American citizcns. Education is re
ga'rded by Ohnncellor .MactSown as tbe
solutinu of tbe prdilem.
Tbere wpro nbout .'10 men iiresent at
tbe inecting, vbic!i was the iisunl
niontbly affair of tbe ehurch club. Er
nest V; Barre, prcsident ot tbe club,
preslded, The meetlng was Hompwbnt
late iu stnrtlng, due to tbe delny of tbe
train on wbicb C'hanccllor AlacGown
came to' Brattleboro.
, Tbo (.burcii orcbestra tdnyed spveral
nelections nnd Dlckinsou Tiukcr rendered
four violiu solos. After dinncellor Mnc
(Jown's talk the men preseut had tho op
portunity of meeting bltu! and disctiBsed
furtber with hlm nome of tliiv Kerlous
nhnscs of the rndlc.tl Kituatinu in Amer
ica. Kpfresbmeuts wero servcd by n
eonnnittee of men from tlie club nsslHtcd
by tbelr wlyes.
FUIDAY. DECE.MHKK 22, 1022.
THE VERMONT PHCENIX
Piibllhpr In nrattlrlinrn rvcry TrMay
SUBSCRIPTON riUCE t2.M A VP.AT!.
$1.50 for eiRht months; $1.00 for tix monthi
11 centii for four raonthi; 50 cents for Ihree
montlis. All ub,crlrtlonJ nre payable itrlctlr
in nuvanco, snj all papers are toppea
proraptljr at tbelr explratioo unless the iub
ftcriptlon nrt renewcd.
Uatcs of dlaplajr advcrtlsirig furnlitbed on ap.
pllcation. Small clasnificd Bilufrtl
centa pcr llne first Intertion, five centa per line
cacn suDsequent Innertion.
(Entercd at the Brattleboro post office at
tecond clam mall matter.)
WAYS TO Et'OXO.MIZE.
The Burlington Free I'ress certninly
is on solid ground when it nrgues for a
curtailment of expenses ly tbo coming
lcgislatnre tbrough sueh delinitc nctions
as.tbe abolisliinPiit of all municipnl
courts above one to a connty, curtail
ment of probntc districts to one in a
county, the elimlnntinu of all bovinp
tttberculosis expense until tbe work can
be made regional and compulsory, tbe
aumisMiiieiii oi iqe insurance oonimis-
sion, fmblie service commissioii, board of
control and vnrious other bodies whose
work can bc done in other depnrtuients,
and tbe slmplifieatinn of tlie dcpartment
of chnritics and probntion,
All thpse proposnls will meet with oi
position but it will ooine cbiclly fiuin
perscns whose jobs nro likely to go in
canscquence of tlic clianges. Otber
folks will lie.sitate to give npprovnl on
fbe ground that the re iimendations nre
too ilrnslie, forgctting possibly that
notbing Icks tban draslic ehang'p.s will
brlng nbout Miflicieiit economies to effcct
an.vthing like nn uppteciable trimming
of state exppndilures.
Tbe task tbat eoiifronts tbe legisla
mre of 102.1 is emphasizpd by the report
that the budget bill to be prespnted next
month will be cven larger tban that of
iwo years ago. Tbis is not Mirprising,
:ior is it the fault of the budget comniit
tcp, but it sliows plainly what sort of a
rrcord the last legislaturc mndo und how
little bope tbere is of smaller ta.tes un
'ess the men wbo make up tho next gen
eral assPmbly are prepared to put lKpu
iarity behind them and use tbe uxe re
lentlo.ssly. IAIAHGKATipX KEFORM.
A critic of the prescnt immlgrntlon
law cails attention to anothcr casc il
liistrajlng. its crudcness. A.iav. ,days
igo. it nppcars, n Kussian fntber ;ind
iiother, wbo ordinnrily would be cntitied
io ndmittnnee, were deported from Ellis
f-Iaiul beenuse tbeir buby bnpppned to
bnvo .becn born in Constantinople, where
lio fatlier wns temporarily doing work
i'or the American V. AI. C. A. Tbe
imby, under tho law, was arbitrarily
elusscd as 'Turkish," nnd the Turkisb
itiota bappcned to be filled, though tbe
Kussian quota wns not.
Siniilnr cas.es are said to bc occurring
"We will never go baek to free and
unrcstrictcd inimigration." says tbis
ritic. "We still insist on strict liniltn-
ion. But the provisions of tbe law
must bo sound. Tbey must be based on
a thorough understanding of (bo necd
f our eonntry and llexible cnough to
irevent the cruel nnd un-Christian acti
perpetrnted to frcquently nt our porth
Ile nlso wants carefui physical aud
'icntal examination not in our ports.
'uit on tbe other side of the ocean, bo
liat unfit applicants will never nrrive
'resident Ilarding, in his last message
isked for tbe same thing.
Everjbady wbo hns studied tho ques
'ion seems to ngree (hat tho law slioub'
be reviscd, and made mnre seientilic nnd
'css cruel, giving us inunigrants of bct
er qunlity but not relaxing tlic bnsic
estriction tliat keeps down the qunlity.
I'he hooncr congress turns hcrious nt
ention to tbis niattcr, tbo bettcr for tbe
SANTA AT COBLEXZ.
Xot many yenrs ngo Germnny was re
jnrded an one of tbe fnvnrito haunts of
Santa Clnus Kris Kriugle lie wns
called tbere.1 Xot only did a grent
'iiany of the world's toys conie from tb
'oy sbops nnd toy uiakerH of thnt Innd
but the loeal Christmas festivities were
utpposed to be partlenlarly joyous.
Today rcportH come from vnrious f.cc
tions of Germany wiying thnt tbere will
be no (".irislmas, so far as toys nnd chil
'1-en's liapplness are concerncd, in count
pss Oennan homcs. Whutever bc tbinkv
nbout the Germau nation's hlns nnd fol
ties, no riglit-mluded American likes to
eoiitemplatp cities full ot chlldren any
whPre going wlthout Chrlstmns.
l'erhnps tbnt's why the fow Amerl
cnn dougbboys still nt Cobleuz nro plan
nlng to play Saula Clnus to the young
sters. Tbey nre r.nising n fund of $2,000
to be ilemtcil to makiug ClirlstmiiH f6r.
Coblenz. Tbere wlll be toys nnd u com
tnunity Cbristinas trec celebration, nnd
tbere will be food nnd clotbing for little
folks wliose famllles aro very ncarly
l'erhnps tbose Mildicrs nre doing ns
constructivo a plece of work townrd fu
turo world peace ns governmcnlN nnd
diplonints could do,
Evidently tbere's sonic fearful nnd
wouderful Btuff Bold In tho name ot
OF RUM RUNNERS
Officers Tcll of Cunning Deviccs
to Avoid Detection.
Boozo l'orbcts in W.iir.an'!, t'orset Gal-
Ir,:i of HIrIi Wlno Clcvrrly Conrcai!(l
In Itallan's Arcnrdiou.
Whlle nt soine polnts tbere 1ms becn
n let-up ln the amount 'of liquor that
hns come over the border from Cnnnda
into Vermont iu compnrison with pre
vlous yenrs, yet, nt certaln jiolnts along
tbe border liquor is still being brougbt
into the state in grent quantitles, slmply
becnu(.e the cnforeement forces are not
large cnough to cope witli tbe sltuation.
Anyono wbo thinks tbat tbe role of n
tirobibltion olficer is casy sbould talk
with tbp ollicers wbo bave been here
nt the fedcrul Imllding iu connection
witb tbe pesaion of the United Stntes div
trict court. One will be lnformud that
tbe dutlps of sueh nn ofliecr nre not con
linpd Hlmply to a definitc station nt a
certnin point filong tbv bigbwny. Witli
tbe numerous roads that cross the boun
dary from Cnnnda, witb tbe tbousnnds of
nutomobiles tbat im these road, par
ticularly in tbe spring, Miuimpr nnd full
seuson, nnd with tbe coinpurutively few
men nvnilnble it seemingly is imposslble
to stop tbe ruiining of liquor into tbis
At lcnst that is the stutcment given
to u rcpiPsPnlative of The l'boenix
wbo ititerviewcd .scvpjal of tbe ollicers at
i the fcilcral buibling Wediipsda.v. ln
addition, the olliceis told of aeveral
; uniquc mctbods that iiim rtinners bave
iiscd iu tbelr iittempts to smuggle liquor
over tbp border.
Tbe coucenlment of liquor bas not been
confined entlrely to men. Ollicers told
Tbe l'boenix that cvcrj little whilc
cascs nre fwund where women nre offen
ders. One of tiie most intercsting cnses
biougbt to tbe nttention of the ollicinls
wns tbat of a rather stout woman wbo
was seatcd in a railroad train cn ronte
from Montrenl to Boston. The customs
ollicer, wliile cxnmluing ber belongings.
noticcd ber unusual size nnd upon inves
tigntion found tbat she wore a sppcially
construeted cosut. equipped with 10 poek
cts, into wliich 10 quarts o liipior lind
been fitted snugly.
Anotlier instance wns cited whcrc a
customs ollicer on a train com'ing into
Vermont notieed a woman wbo carried n
good sized bundle. Wben interrognted
as to its contcnts she Riiid it contained
meat wbieh she had obtained at a
buteher shop just over the line. The
ollicer unwrapped the bundle and found
thnt ber stntement wns correct except
tliat hhc omitted to state tbat the meat
was wound nround a qunrt of Cnnadian
Perbups tbe most clcver instnncc of
Hiuuggling ovcr tbe border was tliat of a
man from Cnnnda wbo bourdcd n train in
thnt country witb a qunrt bottlc of
wbiskey ln. bis jMicket. Wben the train
approaehed the boundnry n customs ofii
eer bonrded the coach in wliich tlic man
was riding. Taking off his ovcrcoat, the
officcr buns. it on .a. book-near the for
ward end of tbe car. Tho otficer thcn
went into the baggage car, nnd wbiie
lie wus tbere the ruin runner nut his
I bottlc in the overcont pockct of the offi-
cer. iu n Jew minutc.s tbe ollicer made
bis Kcurch througli the car and after be
went into tbe next coach the rum runner
extrnctcd bis iHjttle from the ofliccr's
coat and then regnined possession of it.
The most humoi-ous case told was that
of n party of Italiaus enroutc to Vermont
from Canada. The otlicer came into the
conch in wbicb the Italians were riding
nnd one of the lattcr wus busily cngaged
playing tunes on an accordion. Tbe
ofliecr nindc bis iuspectiou and later
(Coiitinued oli Pnge Five.)
"hooch" these days. Tbe contcuts of a
(ive-gallon can of liquor M'ized in Xpw
York ate tbrough tbe metal of tbe can
and, as tbe olGcers tilted tbe container
to pour tho lluid into tho gutter, ex
ploded, burning one of the men severely.
sniaple of something called "liquor"
cnt from Xortliampton, Mass., to I'ro
'esMir Allyn of Westfield for annlysis.
cent alcobol with earbolic acid and sac
eliarine ns otber ingrcdicnts. Mr. Al
'.vn htatcd tbat no ierson could drink the
coneoction and reinain nlive for dny
longth of time. Tbe outlook seems good
for a Merry Christmas for the under
takers, .lnljn Cush'uig hns tlie sutisfnctiou of
Itnowlug thnt thrce out ot four of the
eongrcshional delegation, the present gov
ernor, the goveruor-elect, 115 out of 14
of the state Kepubliean committee nnd
a mnjority of the newsp.npers of the
state favored Iiim for colltHitor of cus
toms. All llarry WhitehiU gets is the
Texns claiuis the ' record for road
building tbis ycar. But mileage alone
doesn't provc iinytbing. In judging n
'iioilern road, nmltiply the length by the
Tbe Alanchester L'nion inakes tbe
very tiinely observation that a man is
knnwn by the sidewnlks be keeps ns wcll
.is by the company.
Just 20 years ngo ycstcrdny, Alarconl
sent liis first wirelcss message ncross tbe
Atlnntlc. 'lmt will we bedoing witb
wireless 20 years hencc?
For the sake of his miitlnce worship-pers,-
Wnllnce Keld ought to bave lind
something renl rcspectnble lltco uppendi
citis or pncumouin.
If we nre ou the verge of n grent na
tlonnl bomc-building era, what we need
in congress is some strong bullding
A uiornlng with tlie thcrmometcr reg
isteriug 10 below zero beats jazz iiiuhIc
for mnking people want to step llvcly.
Thls is the first day of wlnter, How
havo you been cnjoying these lnst few
days of fall?
MISS BRIAN TELLS
Location I? Ideal More Equlp-
Cla.ssificatloii Khould Be Hlfihcr AI,n
teinlty Dcparttnent nnd Lailles' Ald
Sorlcly Amonir Nocdrd Rranrhcs.
A matprnlty dppartmcnt, increaso ot
equipnipnt, th fornintion of n LndieB
Aid society for tho hospltal, rccognltion
of tbe hospltal training scbool as an
educntional fnctor of tlio coinmunity,
and tbe Introduction ot the clght-hour
systPin nre among the needed improvc
inents nt the Brattleboro Alemorinl hos
pltul ns outiined and suggested by the
Hiiperinlendent, Aliss Celin E. Brinn, in
un infornutl talk lipfore the Brattleboro
omnn s club nt All Souls parish house
ediirnday aftern ou. Although tho
nttendance was not largc, owing to the
meeting tomlng to close to ChriHtmns,
tbnse prescnt were deeply interested Iu
tlie Inlk nnd manifested much entbuainsm
over tbe suggestions offercd nnd gnve
expreHsioiiH of willingncss to co-opcratc.
Aliss Briiin was introduced by the
club presidcnt. Alrs. Wnlter .1. Bigelow,
'.i . a 1,rlef ullKin,t,' wssion in whlch
tbe club voted to npproprinte $50-towart
tbo wqrk at Kurn Hattin Ilome in West
minster nnd S2n toward tbe fund bdnR
raised for tbe seven AVomen's Collegea
of tbe Orient. Announeenient nlso waB
nimle of tbe annual muslcnls of the club.
wbicb will be beld Wednctday evening
Juii. .!, nnd will be open to tbe public uu
pnyment of un ndmlssion fee. At the
close of tbe tnlk Aliss Austrid Ericson
pleuscd tbe nudience with two vocal
Kuih- KitoA. accoW by MU
Aliss Brian took up first the more
(nugible section of ber Biibject, liospit
als and Nnrses, Haying imspi als bave
becn dass flcd in thrco group.s, A, B, and
(', uccording to equipmo it location
could 'I,,:' V1'1'1 ud,l,nB ,liat Irattlebo
oulil not at prescnt entcr class C. Tt
was ber purpose to bIiow how the Brnt
t elwro Alemorinl bospitnl could get into
class C nnd rise fmally to class A. Sl e
askcd ber bearers to bear in mind tbat
at "" t,,,,c" is ,hu Urst
,r."T1'i', .loca''o" of tlie bospitnl." said
Aliss Brian, "could not be bettcr; 1 1 e
buildmgs nre god, and. thanks tn o
pcoplo of BrattleboVo? tho P ivnte rU s
nre ns good nnd us nttrnctivc ns ni.v I
orV,irVer BCC'V'., Stil' il is uatJ
for tho .'?re of the sick ; tbere is netd
hnveTri. h? T,e W'",nc!: of attleboro
ou n ,. Je'na'"l thnt tbere sbouhl
ob a matemity dcpartment. Tliere Ib
whirT Wl,L'rc ""tlontn n be tnke1
enciof1'0;,"rre cS!i'ing out,of tlle
V, i or.t,uer- The new hosp tala nre
not havmK yard.s any larger thnn for
two beds and most of them bnve sintrli
rooms, which bastens convalescSnce The
equipment is good ns far as k go, but
society is nceded for a background Tb
sbould cons st of women wbo i, a
saylng no on "& loVmVtbev '.'i'n''
nbute to the coiiiniui.ity. rc ndcnni:
Mces many t ines for wl.i..i. .i, " B.er"
cvery Iiospltal in h t-T Pti,ctlca"
bandicani) I v ... ...?...,Ln.it!'11 States is
average'cW of carVy, nr' n "T ncy' ,Tlle
vclon i.iii. . "l nnt to de-
receipts to tbe loeal' insti ,ion v' TwS
tients C" Ule 8m',ce rcillIer tFe 1
ilmt a larger number and more .lpsirni.ii
Tbe, ideal training Lchoo LlsfT0 1 t.od
wh.ch nre includcd. The tra nfng B
toi in the commun ty ns wcll ns nnv
sehool where tuition is paid. To t?nin n
t"o"?'tnno ,hpe yr;',r8 'wm w Soo
to W.000. I-rom Oct. 1 us JUnc 1 tl m
nttend nu nveragc of threc cinsscs n w
rlVtt iUr ''"ve'from 25
to .!o0 perioilM of clnsH work.
.i i l?-Ilu11, n.Toduco us soon as possibl.
wi' wr nrV:ln' e''sbt.liourlHvs un-"
'!' Vi0 slu,I.i,s ,,ml '' nrduous w.,ri
icbt hours Bhould bo the liinlt Tl,'
women do not wnnt tho lec slatii.-., ,
lem 'ti ,.1",,,'Vl WnV U W I
lem .in hospitnls volunturilv. In Cal
d.lr,llim,"lt fnch nu will BI now
nlmt slie Rhoubl do In such an cmergcn'cv
Aliss Brian spoke in iippreclntlvc . twmi
of tho nurf.es- hmne. the gift of Alr nnd
Pwf unhn,n.. which Is to l"
built in the snrliig. and outiined brieflv
tbe lilntm of tlie Imllding, whlch sbe. .1-
LVrlli h,e,'.,? 'enl 1, of o
"irt wnrk of the mirses nnd In th
WhSHla. tl,nt W-W gct
The henltli nctl,vitle of tbr. town were
uot iRiioml in tho tnlk. Wh(le it is Im
!!iTn b.l?ifor c ""Porintendent ot n hos
pltal to be nct ve in outslde interests. bIio
-aid nne kbould bnve n symnntbctie un
derstanding nnd Intcrest in nll hcnlth
(Contlnued on Paee Four)