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The Announcement of rather X.enalan
. Critical Illness a Surprise.
It was with feelings of both surprise
and regret that nine tenths of our read-
i-is iicaru oi uie serious ium.":
Rev Father Lenahan yesterday. Father
Lenahan was taken ill immediately at
'the close of the fair, on November 19,
with nervous prostration. His physi-'cian,-
Dr Robbing was sent for. In a few
days his old complaint of the liver,
with rheumatic 'difficulties, set in and
he ha3 been, and is at the time of writ
ing, very low with what may be termed
a cancer of the liver, which, we are in
formed, in it: last stages produces a
dropsical affection which the patient has
been a sufferer from for some days, Dr
'Bacon of New Haven has been the con
sulting physician. Very little hope is
held out for his recovery. St Francis
.parish has been particularly unfortunate
in the deatt of priests, three having al
ready p-.ssed away within the past
twenty ear Fa'ther Hart, Father
O'Gorman and Father Fagan. Father
Lenahan has beu here a little over two
years, and has made many improvements
n the pr pert'.
The Women's Study club will meet at
thee library building to-day. Several
papers will "be presented.
Collector Conlcling has received the
rate book and to collect a ten mill school
lax. lie wilt be a the Town hall build
ing every Saturday afternoon and even
ing this month. After February 1 all
taxes not paid will be charged au ex
tra rate of three-fourths per cent per
Gough eommandery, United Order of
the Golden Cross, meets to-night. A
full attendance is requested.
Please remember the sale and enter
tainment at the Parish house to-night.
The opera house has been boohed for
"Enemies For Life' on December 27. It
is a sensational melodrama.
We notice that hereafter the front
doors of St Francis church are not to be
left open through the week. Those de
siring to enter cau do so by going to the
side door.
Attorney Kennedy mdae a business
trip to Worcester this afternoon.
The board of charities met last night
and accepted the semi-annual report of
Superintendent Langford.
Mr and Mrs George A. Lewis left for
Southern California to-day.
Judge Benton has appointed Judge
Robert A. Lowe and Colonel Lucien F.
Burpee of Waterbury, commissioners on
the estate of the late Matthew Bierne.
Dr Gerrish of Bridgeport, who was a
former resident here, paid a visit to his
brother Walter on Meadow street last
last night.
The question in the minds of some cf
our citizens is whether we, as a borough,
have a right to place a man who may be
under arrest for a great or no offense
against the law into a lockup that in
very cold weather the frost will show
plainly on the foundation walls, or that
water will freeze in after the fires are
let run down for the night or on Sun
days. The chief of police informs us
that he has asked Mr L-fingford, superin
tendent, of the building, to provu a
stove that can be set in the lobby. A
chimney hole could easily be cut. Mr
Langford thinks it is the warden and
burgesses' business to attend to
this. In the meantime on a
4- .. .......
tuiu infill, u iu;m umu is
arrested, has to have his life endangered
or to furnish a bond whicll is not aiways
obtainable. We know from our own per
sonal knowledge that, there were times
in the past two winters that the place
was too cold to confine anj-one in ; also
that the persons confined there did suffer
from the cold. We now speak in time
and ask the proper authorities to have it
attended to.
While strolling on Sunday we caught
up with Frank Murphy, a staunch old
democrat, who informed us that he had
been carting for many years, but at no
time had he ever seen the streets in the
town in as bad a condition as they are at
the present. In our walk we found there
was a good deal of truth in Mr Murphy's
assertion. Our sidewalks also on many
street.;, could be materially improved up
on. On Hillside avenue the Westerly
Concrete Co expects to close their work
for the winter on Wednesday at the
latest. This will give a very goa J walk on
one side of the street; they will
do the ether side next spring. If the
w eather admits Mr McCabe will rini.u
the Neaiy walk, and will probably
set a portion Ox the curb on Main street.
The Oak Street job will not be fiiislied
and the walk should be leveled up with
ashes until spring. Maple street, east of
thr bridge, has "a short strip on which
the curb snould be set an v' hole rde
safe for people t- travel over. The peo
ple who,travel Church street think they
are being imposed upon by the way the
walk has been leftin fr- cf St Michel's
parish and Andrew's prowarty.
Judg , Benton will hold a session of
the prdnat court at 2 p. m.. :o-nurrov
for a final ?ettleent of the estate of B.
II. Plumb & Co .
We are informew by one who should
know that the ho.'e stabl that disfig
ure? Meadow street on the Parish house
property will either be set V ck or
moved away next spnng.
Our physicians say there is a good
deal of sickness in Lie community. S -me
are quite ill. Colds are prevalent. There
has also been quite a number of cases of
About 2 p. m. yesterday Manager
Langford received a dispatsh" that owing
to the illness of the piincipal performer,
tf.e "Forgiven'' company co:ild not
fill the engagement. Qu-'te a num
ber of tickets were sold, which money
will have to be refunded. The bortuh
will also be out some for the time beiug,
for advertising, bill posting, etc. They
may make a later date.
Hoyt's "Black Sheep" will draw a
good many from here to Waterbury to
night to see it. Those who enjoy a good
laugh should go.
Miss Lizzie Mario w of New Haven was
visiting in the borough yesterday.
Columbia lodge, D. of R. will visit
Wintma lodge of Waterbury to-morrow
Dr Calvin May of New York city was
a guest of his brother, James O. Ma',
Miss Spencer's dancing class met at
Barnum's hall last night. There were
about twenty-five present.
A fine line of musical instruments at
Stapleton's, CJiurch street.
The Ladies" auxiliary of Hibernians
held their annual meeting last night and
elected Eliza Haggerty president ; Eliza
O'llrfen, vice-president"; Mary A. Joyce,
8 c'al vice-president; Sa-ah Carr. record
ing secretary ; Mary J. O'Brien, financial
secretary; Annie Mann, treasurer. The
society is in a very flourishing condi
tion. The remains of Marv Hannan, aged
1G, were buried from St Francis'
church this morning.
For some days past there has been
three men and two young women selling
mackintosh coats iu Barnum's block.
They left on the early train for New
York to-day. "
The freight train that passed down
about 8:15 last night uncoupled, left
four cars that they missed when they
passed the station here. The rear end
was stopped near the upper culvert.
The following named have letters
awaiting their call at the postofnee:
Mrs Grace Leroy, Mrs Mary Quiun, Mrs
William Buck, Mrs James Campbell,
31rs Margaret Dennis, Mrs F. McCarthy,
Miss Nellie F. Burn, John Albin Swan
son, Henning Olson, Bernard Dolan,
Lewis Johnson, Johnson Sullivan,
Frank Girdonskj-, John II. Anderson.
George II. Hood of Boston and J.
Ford of New Jersey, both leading rub
ber men, visited all the departments of
the Glove company's factories yester
day. Quite a number of the Red Men went
to Seymour last night to see the adop
tion degree worked.
William T. Rodenbach has a private
ofllee at G. M. II. Shoe company's offices
opposite No 2 factory. Yesterday morn
ing he moved his desk to the other side
of the room and during the afternoon a
large piece of ceiling over the place he
had been sitting fell with a crasb. For
tunately he had moved out of danger.
Dr Tuttle and f ife expect to leave for
the south by the middle of Jauuar-.
The date is not fixed yet. '
" The complaint against Michael Hes
leiu and John Riley, before the borough
court to-day, was a breach of the peace,
the result bf a scrimmage of Cherry
street Saturday night. John Connor,
Michael McCarthy and Daniel Driscoli
were also interested. Judge Bissell dis
charged all the men this morning.
Charles Olsen, for drunkenness, was
fined 1 and costs.
Game Among; XZou'ah.
The recreations oftho monk were fevr
and monotonous. The chief of them was
perhaps tho pacing up and down' the
little walks of the narrow limits of the
cloister and garden, or cemetery, during
certain hours of the day, where even
such gossipy talk as Jocelyn de Brake
londa tells us of in his quaint "Memoirs
of the House of S. Edmund at Bury,"
in the days of King John, was sternly
checked by that obedienciary, the Circa,
as he moved about among the brethren
at recreation. There was a bowling
green for the novices, which the pro
fessed .monks seemed to have used at
times. ThGse novices and the other
schoolboy pupils in the house have left
the traces of their games. On the stone
benches of tho Gloucester cloisters, where
we. know these boys were taught, and
where they spent a portion of their
lives, are playboards not obscurely
marked in the stones.
These gameboards for "fox and
geese," "Nine men's Morris," "in and
out" and othe? games are found in oth
er conventional building at Westmin
ster, Norwich, Salisbury, Durham, etc.
Other vestiges of unlawful recreation oi
the more youthful dwellers in a monas
tery, such as cutting and carving the
stones with letters and other devices,
are occasionally found for instance,
half way up the winding stair of the
great tower at Gloucester there is a
rough little figure in the perfect dress
of a burgher of the time of tho wars of
the roses, evidently the secret work of
a youthful amateur carver in stone.
In some monasteries the'mcnk was al
lowed to possess and to amuse himself
with strango pet animals, such as apes,
peacocks, falcons and even tamo bears.
Quarterly Review.
Twelve Series of Porf nines.
A leading autl irity on perfumes di
vide the lire list into 12 scries: 1.
Floral, ub of the ro violet and the
like. 2. Hcrbai, as of bergamot, mint
and orher aroJnatic plants. 3. The grass
series, crmprU-'ng several fragrant
grasses wHca grow in 7elon or India,
as the orange grass, which contains an
esse-tial oil identical wi'h that of tho
orange, ?-d pingar gra, -which has the
perfume of th ginger root. 4. The cit
riae series, compris'ug the orange, lsm
on and their combinations. 5. T5e spice
series, derive J from the clove cinna
mon, allspice and the like. 6 The wood
series, as the sanual woo, sassafras,
rostrwood, which derives its name not
from the fact that it has the color of roses,
but fiom the odor exhaled by it when
freshly cut. 7 Tho root series, as the
crris root and many others. 8. The seed
series, as the caraway and vanilla, 9. The
halm and gum series, of which there are
any varieties. 10. All perfumes and
essences derived from, fruits. The elev
enth series consists of combinations oi
the foregoing varieties, and the twelfth
comprises all animarperfumes of 'what
ever nature. St. Louis Globe-Democrat.
A Transformation Scene.
A fashionable audience in Paris re
cnt7 listened to a lecture on chemistry
by celebrated chemist. At the conclu
sion of the lecture a lady and gentle
man' who were among the first to leave
the hall had reached the open air, when
the lady caught her escort staring at
her. "What is the matter?" asked the
madame in surprise. "Pardon me, but
you are quite blue!" The lady returned
to the ball and approached a mirror.
She started back in horror. The rouge
upon her cheeks had been converted in
to a beautiful -blue by the chemical de
composition which had taken place un
der the influence of the gases which had
been generated during the lecture. The
majority of the women in the audience
had suffered in a similar manne. There
were all sorts of colorsblue, yellow,
violet and black. Some whose vanity
had induced them to put - ivory on the
skin, coral on the lips, rouge on the
cheeks and black on the eyebrows had
undergone a ludicrousjransformatioru
Gave Signals From the Belfry oi
His Church.
For Sympathy and Assistance of the Canse
of Independence He Is Arrested and Im
prisoned Youdjz Churchill's Views of the
Cuban Insurrection.
Havana, Dec. 10. A patriotic priest
occupies one of the colls of the Morro cas
tle, and no little oxcitement has been
caused by his arrest It appears from all
reports of the caso that he was not only
in active sympathy with the rebels, but
that he actually sold some of the precious
ornaments of his church and houso and
forwarded tho proceeds to the insurgent
He does not deny any of tho charges
and declares that when again liberated he
will join tho insurgent ranks and fight
for the liberty of Cuba. Still, no ono who
is acquainted with tho methods of the
Spanish government of this island be
lieves for an instant that the zealous cure
will soon see tho outside of prison walls.
His little church was located at Cobro, j
In the vicinity of Santiago de Cuba, the
most lively district of Cuba at the present
time. Near the church was the camp of
the Spanish forces, while threo miles
away tho rebe.1 army hovered about. By
perfectly understood signals from the bel
fry of the church the insurgents were kept
informed of every move of the govern
ment troops.
Church bells are rung at almost every
hour in Cuba, and the authorities gave no
heod to the peals from the church tower.
When at length the general In command
became suspicious, the priest raised the
Chilean flag over his church and declared
that he was a citizen of that republic. Of
course no attention was paid to this, and
he was dragged off to prison.
Another priest arrived at Santiago de
Cuba a few days ago, carrying excellent
introductions to tho bishop of that place.
Desiring to ride out into the country, he
borrowed a horse and saddle from the
bishop, and without being molested rode
through tho Spanish lines. As he has not
returned the authorities beliovo he has
joined the Insurgents. '
Tonne Churchill's Opinion.
Tampa, Fla., Dec. 10. Lord Winston
Leonard Churchill, a son of the late Lord
Randolph Churchill, a lieutenant in the
British army, who has been with General
Yaldez's command in Santa Clara, is in
the city. In an interview he says: "I
think tho situation in Cuba is serious.
The winter campaign is intended to be
decisive. Should the Spanish forces suc
ceed in ejecting the revolutionists from
the provinces of Matanzas and Santa
Clara this winter the fight will be prolong
ed indefinitely, as in the last revolution.
If the struggle is prolonged, the insur
gents will gain in numbers on account of
tho general discontent that will exist, and
the government, owing to the enormous
expense involved, will have to decrease its
army and hold only the prinoipal points,
while the country and the smaller places
will be giveu to the insurgents. In that
case that country will soon be in a wretch
ed condition, and the people will bring
much pressuro to bear upon the insurgents
to terminate the struggle, while the Unit
ed States, in behalf of her citizens' inter
ests, will similarly press Spain, and the
result will be that Cuba will gain com
plete autonomy, and Spain will not lose
her colony. Should the insurgents main
tain their position this winter in the prov
inces, then the result Is nearer and more
promising to them.
"The Spaniards do not quite grasp their
way of fighting, and tho Cubans, who
thoroughly understand the woods, have
the advantage. Outside of England I
don't beliove there la another country
which could successfully suppress that
"There is an assignment of 35,000
troops now being run Into Cuba, and un
less those in command have arranged a
very brilliant ooup I cannot see whero
these additional troops will help the situa
tion much."
The Labor Convention
New York, Dec. 10. The sessions of
tho convention of the American Federa
tion of Labor yesterday were mainly de
voted to tho reception of delegates and
routine business. At the mass meeting in
Cooper Union last night ex-President
Gompers presided. Speeches were deliv
ered by President McBride, J. B. Lennon,
Henry Weismann and others. Father
Ducey and George Francis Train occupied
6eats on ttn platform. A number of po
lice were scattered through the hall, as
trouble from the socialist element waa an
ticipated. J. Ferguson sang "Workmen,
Arouse." The hall was well tilled, and
the meeting was most enthusiastic, but
no trouble resulted.
Schooners Stranded.
Halifax, Deo. 10. The schooner S. n.
Morse is ashore and will be a total loss at
the entrance to Louisburg harbor. She
was owned by Duff & Balmer of Carbon
ntar, N. F. The schooner Hope has also
gone ashore at Low point and will be a
total loss. She was owned at North Syd
ney. -
Destructive Fire at York.
York, Pa., Deo. 10. The plant of Gil
bert & Co., contractors, was destroyed by
fire, entailing a ioss of $50,000. The firm
was working on out of town contracts,
and a lot of finished woodwork, which
was to have been shipped today, waa
Prominent Lawyer Dead.
Calais, Me., Deo. 10. Hon. Archibald
McNichol, widely known throughout this
seotion of Maine as a lawyer and Demo
cratic politician, died here from pulmo
nary troubles. He was 55 years of age.
Murder' Trial Begun,
Schxectady, N. ., Deo. 10. The trial
of Elmer Padgett, charged with murder
in the first degree, has been commenced.
Padgett is charged with shooting and
killing Frank Larabee last June.
New Chamber of Commerce For Cleveland.
Cleveland, Due. 10. The chamber of
commerce has decided to erect a new
building on the public square which is to
cost, together with the site, $500,000.
A Wisconsin Tillage Burning.
Milwaukee, Deo. 16. It is reported
that Chelton, Wis., is burning, and that
Green Bay has been called on for assist
ance. Fire In Kentucky.
Wickliffe, Ky., Deo. 10. Firo de
stroyed Mansfield hall and several resi
dences. Less about $50,000: insurance,
$2,500. . .
CGrand Vizier, Said Pasha Tields and
Ret urns to His Home.
Coxstaxtixople, Dec. 10. It was offi
cially announced hero that no further con
flicts between Mussulmans and Arme
nians have occurred except in the Zeitun
The vnli of Siwas wires, according to
tho official report, that the inquiry into
tho disturbances at Zilah show them to
have been provoked by Armenian agi
tators, who had previously made arrange
ments to escapo from the barricaded points
whon repulsed.
Rusthuk Said Pasha, who has been a
refugee at tho British embassy, has re
turned to his own residence.
1m Terrorize the Sultan.
LoxDoy, Deo. 10 A Vienna dispatch to
The Daily Telegraph says that numerous
placards wero found distributed about
Cpnstantinople on Sunday denouncing
the incapacity of the government and de
manding a constitution. It is asserted
that these proclamations were the work
of the sultan's own favorites, with the ob
ject of terrorizing him and of ruining tho
present ministers.
Missionaries Are Safe.
Bostost, Deo. 10. Tho American board
has received a cablegram confirming the
press dispatches of last week that a mas
eacro had taken place at Ccosarea, Central
Asia Minor, but that the missionaries are
safe. The missionaries of the American
board at this station, with their United
States residences, are:
Rev. James L. Fowle, Woburn, Mass.;
Mrs. Caroline P. -Fowle, Auburndale,
Mass.; Rev. William S. Dood, M. D.,
Boonton, N. J. ; Mrs. Mary L. Dodd, New
York city; Rev. Henry K. Wingato and
Mrs. Jane C. Wingate, Minneapolis; Miss
SaraWA. Clo?som, Arlington, Mass.;
Miss Fannie F. Burrage, Plttsford, Vt. ;
Miss Cora A. Nason, . West Superior, Wis.
Went Down Off Faroe Islands, and Twenty-
seven Lives Were Lost.
LoJffDOV, De. 10. A report has been
received here that the British steamer
Principia, Captain Stannard, from Shields
via Dundee, Nov. 16, for New York, has
been lost at sea and 27 of her crew
The Principia was discovered to be on
fire under the fore hatch when 140 miles
off Cape Wrath, the most northwesterly
point of Scotland. The steamer was put
before the wind and ran for the Faroe is
lands. On approaching the islands she struck
a rock and went down in 40 fathoms of
water. Twenty-seven of the ship's com
pany were drowned, and one was rescued
by a boat from the shore. One of the pas
sengers, named Jackson, was drowned.
The Principia was a three masted top
sail schooner rigged steamer of 2,749 tons
gross and 1,790 tons net burden. She
was built in Newcastle in 1881 and was
owned by the Arrow Shipping company
of that place.
Important and Sanguinary Engagement of
Italian Troops and Menelik's Soldiers.
Rome, Doc. 10. The army of King
Menelik of Abyssinia, consisting of 20,
000 men, was surrounded and surprised
by five companies of Italian troops under
Major Toselli at Ambalagi.
General Arimondi, with another body
of Italian troops, advanced to the support
of Major Toselli, but was stopped by the
enemy. A severe battle was subsequent
ly fought.
Major Toselli, 17 of the Italian officers
and 900 of the native troops are missing.
The position of General Arimondi at
Makalle, however, is impregnable, and
he has provisions for a three months'
King Humbert conferred with Premier
Crispi upon the situation last night, and
the cabinet council decided to give Gen
eral Baratieri the necessary moans to
crush the Abyssinians.
They Would Fight For Venezuela.
Washington-, Deo. 10. Threo officers
of the Second regiment of the Minnesota
national guard have made formal applica
tion to the authorities of Venezuela for
commissions in the Venezuelan army.
They are Colonel Joseph Bableter of St.
Paul, Major George Whitney of Faribault
and Captain E. A. Lemay of Winona.
Representative Twaney has forwarded
their applications to tho American minis
ter at Caracas, and a personal letter to
President Crespo accompanies the appli
cations. Reed and McKinley Speak For Booms.
St. Louis, Deo. 10. Manager Lewis of
the Southern hotel received telegrams
from Speaker Thomas B. Reed and Major
William McKinley asking that rooms be
reserved for their respective delegations
should St. Louis be decided upon as tho
place to hold the next Republican national
Charged With Embezzlement.
SA2T Fkakckco, Deo. 10. Richard H.
McDoi aid, at one time vice president of
the defunct Paciflo bank, was arraigned
for ensbezzlemont in the superior court.
He Ib. charged with abstracting from the
vaults of , tho People's Home Savings
bank, of which he was a director, $20,000.
Famous Duelist Released.
Mexico City, Deo. 10. Colonel Ro
mero, tho famous duelist who killed Ve
rastegui, has been released under the
operation of the duelist amnesty law.
The almshouse at Duxbury, Mass., was
burned. All the inmates were removed
without injury. .
The postoiSce at Clinton, Oneida coun
ty, N. Y., was broken into by burglars
and $300 stolen.
Five hundred thousand francs In gold
arrived in New York on the French steam
ship La Gascogne.
At Indianapolis, Judge Baker confirm
ed the sale of the South Bend and Mish
awaka Eleotrio road, which ends a long
Senator Don Cameron of Pennsylvania
announced formally that he would not be
a candidate under any circumstances for
The chapel building of Chamberlain in
stitute, at Randolph, one of the historic
academies of western Now York, was de
stroyed by fire.
The great brood maro Daisy B, the
property of Dr. W. P. Harriman, died
from running a paling into her side at
Pilot Grove, Mo.
One hundred and seventeen "men em
ployed in the construction of the Lexing
ton avenue power house in New York
struok in sympathy with the , striking
Is the Clothing Manufacturing Ceulsr of
the United States, and otir 6tore here has
become to the men and boys of Waterbury
and surrounding country the
Recognized Clothing; Center.
All our suits and overcoats come direct
from our Rochester Hou.e, and hs we're
manufacturing clothiers, we know just
how, and of wbat materials they are made
is a feature readily discernible in every
outline and appearance of our productions.
No finer Custom Made Clothing than onr
Re-.dy-to-Wear-Kind. No better cloth or
lining or sewing than that we turn out.
Even the thread that holds them together
has got to be
The Best There is Made.
Onr guarantee goes with every article in
our store, and we beg to call attention to
the fact, that when bought of us,
We Keep All Clothing in Repair
For One Year Free of Charge.
That's the confidence in which we held
our goods. .
Every suit and overcoat in our store has
ONE PRICE end that's the WHOLESALE
PRICE marked on it a9 plain to be seen as
The Garments' Good Qualities.
which, as we said before, are so readily
discernible. Be up to the times, inspect
our fine clothing, learn the little prices at
which we sell them, think it over well if
you are not 25 per cent better than what
you've been accustomed to see in a ready
made clothing store and we're confident of
the result. That's what hundreds of Wa
terbury folks have been doing and that's
why our stores are such a success.
Our sales of Ulsters and Overcoats are
very large and it' keeps our Rochester
house busy manufacturing these special
garments to supply the increasing demand
for oar popular priced 7 50, 8 00, 10 00,
12 00, 15 00 and higher grades.
Good Furnishing Goods
. To suit every Pocketbook.
Ladies will find our CHILDREN'S DE
PARTMENT replete with everything new
and seasonable for wintf r wear and Holi
day trade. Our Little Prices are plainly
marked on each article. Onr $2.50
Reefers are attractive in price and make
up, and the higher grades equally cheap in
price and high in quality.
One Price to All and That the
Wholesale Price.
Rochester Clothing
New Oddfellows' Hall.
Prof Bailey
Teaches all the latest New York fancy
society dances and guarantees the Glide
Waltz in six private ltssons in his
School for Dancing
Skirt, tambourine and exhibition dances
for children a specialty. Children's ball
room class every Saturday. Oat of town
classes solicited. Open Daily.
The Rutland division of the Central
Vermont railroad crosses the mountains
at Mount Holly, Summit Station being
1,440 feet above sea level. Near that
station, when the railroad was building,
the tusks of a large American elephant
were dug up. These are considered the
greatest curiosities ever found in Ver
mont and tire today, or were very re
cently, preserved in the state capital
building. In the same collection of
wonders may' be seen tho skeleton of an
immense prehistoric whale which was
found in the town of Charlotte in 1879
while som excavations were being
made. The skeleton is that of a whale
at least 150 feet in' length. The place
where it was found is exactly 150 feet
above the present level of the sea. Ex-J
Found Fault With Hamlet.
There is an old, a very old, tale told
of a venerable lady, who, after seeing
the play of "Hamlet" for the first time,
said, "It is a very good play, as play9
go, but it is made up of quotations."
This " good dame, although she was
probably unaware of it, was acknowl
edging, in a roundabout way perhaps,
the indebtedness of our language to cur
national bard; phrases, sentences and
sometimes whole lines from his writ
ings have been crystallized, as it were,
into colloquial English, and there are
probably more quotations drawn from
the works of Shakespeare than from
those 4of any other author, ancient or
modern. Chambers' Journal.
' Component Farts of an
The ordinary hen's egg weighs about
1,000 grains, the white constituting
about 00 grains, the yolk S00 and the
shell 100. Divide the contents of an
egx chemically, and it will be found
that the white consists chiefly of watex
(S3 parts to the 100). The other 1?
parts are dirldsd between dry albumen
and salts, of the former 15 parts and
of the latter 1 parts. The yolk is com
posed of a very strong solution of albu
men, in wiISch multitudes of minute
globules of til are held in suspension.
St. Louis Bcpnblic.
Music is the mediator between tho
spiritual and the sensual life. Although
the spirit be not master of that which it
cwjates through music, yet it is blessed
in this creation, which, like every crea
tion of art, is mightier than tho artist.
The word tinsel once meant brilliant,
-shining. Milton uses it in this sense
when he speaks of'the tinsel slippered
f eet of Thtis. "
' . Speci?1 Sale of oloaks
ljlot of Misses jackets, Bizea from 14 19.
sold elsewhere for 5 00. our price 2 7d
l lot of blue and black beaver jackets,
mide in the- latest styles, all sizes,
sold elsewhere at 6 00. our price 3 93.
1 lot of better qnality blue and black bea
ver jackets, sold elsewhere for 8 50.
our price 5 98.
1 lot of jackets in, rongh goods, sold else
where for 6 00, our price 4 00.
1 lot better quality all wool, sold elsewher
at 8 00, our price 6 00.
Hot of bookley jackets, all wool, solcl
elsewhere for 12 00, our price 8 50.
1 lot best quality bookley, sold elsewhere
v 00 and 15 00. oure price 9 93.
50 children s cloaks well worth 5 00. out
price 2 98.
Don't fail to visit the sale as you can J
save money.
H. T. Cloak. HTg Go",
L Weinstein,
no-112 South Main St,
All For $1.00.
S5 Tulirs. 6 Hyacinths.
25 Croeiis. 12 Narcissus Polticusk
6 Snowdrors. 12 Fresia.
J kxvKv1"1"11-, 1 LhhumCandidura.
1 Taper hito Jarcissus,
All first-class Bulbs. 1 NarciisU3 Yon Sic
Telephone HG.nd " EaSt Street
n To Order.
137 Grand Streets.
The Place
to get a meal, or first rate board Is the
HUB, under new management. American
and European plan. First class cafe con
nected. 7. H, Batchelder & Co
T. H. HAYES, '
Wholesale and Retail Dealer in Foreign
and Domestic Ales, Wines, Liquors and
34 and 36 East Main St.
Goods delivered on telephone call to any
part of the city. Telephone 70.
New England Liquor Warehouse,
Opposite Grand Street, Waterbury. Conn.
Irish and Scotelu $J so to J6 00 f o 75 to $l bo
Rye, 150 to 5 00 oioto loo
r.ourbon, 150 to 4 01 0 40 to 0 80
Very Old Whiskeys, 2 60 to 6 oo o 75 to 1 50
Domestic. 1 50 to 2 50 o 40 to 0 75
California. 2 00to 4 00 0 50 to 100
Imported. 4 oo to 10 oo 160 to 3 00
Cider Brandy. 2 00 to 4 00 0 40 to 0 60
Blaekb'ry and Cherry l 50 to 4 oo o 40 to ioa
American Rye Malt. 150 to 2 50 0 40 to 0 50
Holland. Imported. 3 00 to 4 00 0 60 to 1 60
Domestic. 1 50 to 2 00 o 40 to 0 "5
Jamaica. L'd'n Dock 4 oo to boo looto 125
St. Croix. 1 75 to 4 oo o 40 to l oo
Punch. 2 00 to 4 00 0 60 to 1 00
Bay Rum. 2 50 0 75
Rhine. , ,
Ohio. .
Good Caltforxia
150 to
160 to
1 50 to
160 to
1 60 to
1 50 to
1 50 to
2 00 to
160 to
150 tO
1 50 to
4 00
4 00
2 50
2 60
3 00
3 00
3 00
3 00
0 40 tO
0 40 to
0 40 to
0 40 to
0 40 to
0 40 tO
0 40 to
0 40 to
0 40 to
0 60 tO
0 40 tO
0 40 tO
1 00
1 00
0 70
1 DO
1 00
0 75
0 7$
0 76
0 76
0 75
0 76
1 60 tO
3 CO
0 40 tO
0 76
WlXES. $1 00 Teb Gaixon
Gold Seal Champagne. 2 00 per quart; 10ft
per pint.
Guiness' Dublin Stout, 2 25 per dozen: 20e
per bottle.
Bass it Co.'s Tale Ale. 2 25 per dozen; 203
per bottle.
Goods Delivered Free to all Tarts of the City,
An Entrance to room on Union street exclu
sively for ladies.
The Big Demijohn .
Have received a large stock of Wines
and Liquors for Thankgiving trade. Demi
johns. Flasks and bottles filled at barrel
prices. Whiskey, Gin. Rum, Brandy
1 60, 1 75. 2 00. 2 50, 3 00 4 00 and 5 00
per gal. 40c, 50o, 60o, 65c, 75c, 1 00 and
per qt. Fort, Sherry, Angelica, Muicatel,
Claret 1 00. 1 25. 1 50, 2 00, 3 00, 4 00 per
gal. 25c, 30c, 35c, 40c, 50o, 75c, 1 00 par
Kcw York Liquor Warehouse.
15-17 Grand Street.
Orders by mail promptly ettendedto,
and delivered free of charge.
124 So Main St.
Fine Wines. Brandies, Gins, Bums, Eta,
Free Clam Chowder every Wednesday
and Saturday nights.
S Hot Vegetable Soup every day.

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