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Jr «>U !f: ‘ The stage to Sequoia it .., and lie was gvacious bs , me to make the jour tf Then we recalled hav I# idren. and presently I - conversation that he r , , iner, as he called you, each other. I was i' ' I meeting that night— , you in his big arms ■ light because you’d— , he was away having I vnd you hadn’t told ' • that was brave of when Bryce and Moira 1 me about you—how how you felt your ward your employees .immunity—well, 1 just leaning toward John i i>in-partner’s boy, be " ;:e so fine and true to > ,a Is.” . i in. lie is inueeu, oia i murmured proudly. “I ever get to know him if you should-” intimately,” she eor ■1 saved my life the ui ran away. And that , son. I owed him a ; my uncle; but Uncle . share, and 1 had to p 1 murmured John Cardi 1 >ut still you haven’t >. paid a hundred iir the Giants when nn ::;ht them for fifty in I a woman’s reason, , women always reason • never the head. How nut care to tell me, I Perhaps I have ap ii quisitive.” er not tell you,” she . nt smile fringed his _yed his leonine head "Wliy should I ask, Fell again a restful 1 one guess. Miss S would never guess the v wise old man. When jr dark, one sees much ; from him in the full J !. My son is proud, : -lit, and the soul of > !a hundred thousand i ; w it. Probably your you. You wanted to , i" money, but—you a red to offend him by id you proffered it, he l o', lined it. So you - v of the Giants at s price and kept your And lie patted her if to silence any denial, r ■ * he skid-road a voice— 5 aritone—floated faint -ugh the forest. Soine [ . -or rather chanting e-decs refrain, wild - f :r • .stnr'i'y cried s '••n. coining ro fetch ! ••••'*,” replied John thing lie’s howling is v song or paean of v dig iiis nurse taught pinafores. If you’ll Shirh*y Sumner. I’ll ( 1 gei orally contrive n the trail.” ! good-bye and started 1 his stick tapping r gging-oable stretched beside the trail and i • unendously relieved. [ to meet Bryce Cardi she was distinctly • anligan for his nice sparing her an inter ••(1 herself in the lum f air so lately vacated, i i 1 gave herself up to j bs extraordinary old j r:iordinary son. ! bred yards down the i is father. “Hello, ■ he called. “What do i <l)y hooting through | .out a pilot? Eh? ;• klosc conduct.” I * ' grown duHer,” his ? affectionately, “I : r come.” He reach | • t for a handkerchief, f fmd It and searched pocket and still -avy, son,” he remark i do believe I left iny ■ f—the one Moira [ ' last birthday—up ' °se That Handkerchief ,or a Farm." N.r ... 'Min t iose that handker :nu- Skip along and find 1 11 wait for you here. L' * 1! t>e i , * c* 1,1 * pig's whisper,” his :ill|l started briskly up the trail, while his father leaned against a madrone tree and smiled his prescient little smile. Bryce's brisk step on the carpet of withered brown twigs aroused Shirley from her reverie. When she looked up he was standing in the center of the little amphitheater gazing at her. “You—you !V she stammered, and rose as if to flee from him. (Conclded next week.' Waldo County Veterans’ Asso' ciation. The Waldo County Veterans’ Associa tion, as usual, held its June meeting at Morrill June 17th, entertained by Hones ty Grange. It was a beautiful day and there was a very large gathering, veter ans being present from Belfast, North Searsport, Monroe, Brooks, Waldo, Uni ty, Montville, Belmont, several from Newburg and Rev. M. S. Euslin of Mas sachusetts. Mo morning session was Held, just a happy time of sociability followed by a busy season in the dining hall, the usual smoke talk and the afternoon meeting at the church, which was filled to the doors. The meeting was called to order by Pres dent Johnson Trask of Newburg. He stated that this meeting was deferred from the 3rd to the 17th of June because of the sickness and death of an honorary member of the association, Dr. T. M. Pearson. He made some timely and kind ly remarks about him as a man and a brother. Then came the singing of Amer ica by the audience followed by prayer by Rev. M. S. Enslin. At the roll-call 39 veterans responded. The address of wel come was by Rev. Nathan Hunt, who most cordially welcomed the veterans to Morrill. Welcomed them even though it was a time of greai sadness to the peo ple of Morrill. He paid a deserved tribute to the member of the association who had so recently left us; one always foremost in every good work. Comrade Cook of Monroe responded in his usual happy manner. A recitation was given Dy Helen wing. Rev. Mr. Enslin was then called upon andmide interesting remarks. He was in the navy on one of the transports, a steamer with a carrying capacity of 3, 500 troops and a crew of 500 officers and men. He made ten trips from New York to Brest; nine days for a trip, never stop ping longer than twelve hours in France, as they carried supplies for the round trip. As an inspector he knew that the troops had comfortable quarters as great attention was given to keeping them san itary. they had good buuks, blankets and good food; and as some said six meals some days—three down and three up. Interesting remarks were made by Comrade Stinson of North Searsport, who also spoke touchingly of Dr. Pearson as did many of the speakers. A vocal solo was giveu by Esther Hunt with Mrs. James Mears at the organ. The death of two comrades was re ported—Fairfield Cole of Winterport'and Eben Fletcher of Belfast. Both were members of the 26th Maine. Remarks were made by Mrs. George A. Palmer of Monroe. Marching Through Georgia was sung by the audience. A recitation was given by Maud Jack son. Remarks were made by Delbert Paul, an honorary member. | A flag drill was presented by several girls. Remarks were made by Comrade Put nam of Belfast, Mrs. Grade E. Bowen of Morrill and Alfred Stinson, who spoke very enthusiastically of Morrill and Morrill’s treatmeut of the veterans. A rising vote of thanks was given Mor rill for the splendid reception. A reading was given by Comrade Web ber of Monroe. Remarks were made by Sisters Fergu son and Waterman of Belfast and Hattie Paul of Morrill. A recitation was given by Marguerite Wing. Remarks were made by Comrade J. G. Harding of Morrill and by Rev. William Vaughan of Belfast, an honorary mem ber and a former preacher in Morrill. He ! gave the association some fine talk along [ many lines. He said sometimes he felt j that he was growing old, but no one miss | ed any of his old time fire and enthusi ' asm. He paid high tribute to Morrill and Morrill homes. An instrumental solo was given by ; Mrs. James Mears. At the suggestion of Mrs. Isaiah Cross, Mrs. Ella Littlefield and Mrs. Ida Cross were made members of the association. The closing remarks were made by President Trask. God be with You till We Meet Again was sung by the audience and the bene diction was by Mr. Enslin. The next meeting will be at Newburg July 1st. G. E. B. PALERMO. i I - Oar town and community was sadden i ed and shocked Monday, June 14, by the sudden death of one of our highly re i spected citizens, Fred E. Spratt. He 1 went to the barn to milk, had milked one I cow and evidently not feeling well had started for the house and as he stepped ■ out of the barn, fell dead. Mr. Spratt was 56 years old and had been a life long resident of this town, and had been deeply interested in its affairs. He had been a selectmah several years, had rep resented his class in the legislature, was master of Lake grange at the time of his death, and had for many years been ac tive in Masonry. He leaves a wife, one daughter, one brother, Sherwin C., Priu. of high school in Woonsocket, R. L, and one sister, Mrs. Alice Tibbetts, of Pitts field. The funeral was held, June 17, at his late residence, Missionary W. E. Overlock officiating. KEEP IT SWEET Keep your stomach sweet today and ward off the indi gestion of tomorrow—try KmioidS the new aid to digestion. As pleasant and as safe to take as candy. MADE BY SCOTT a BOWNE MAKERS OP SCOTT'S EMULSION ILii UNCOLNVILLE Schools in town have closed for the summer vacation. N. S. Donahue and wife of Belfast were recent guests of Hon. and Mrs. A. H. Miller. Dr. T. H. Stevens and wife of Booth bay Harbor were guests of Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Stevens June 19th. Miss Edna RacklilT is at home from Jamestown, R. I., where she has employ ment as as a nurse. Mrs. Lena Rankin has been appointed union superintendent of schools for the district comprised of Morrill, Searsmont, Belmont, Northpori and Lincolnville. The home of Mr. and Mrs. H. A. Mil ler was the scene of a pretty gathering Wednesday afternoon, June 16th, the oc casion being in honor of the Dirthday of their four-year-old daughter, Jane. Fif teen guests were present, including seven little “kiddies,” to help celebrate the glad event. The afternoon was devoted to games, music and other entertainment. Little Jane was the recipient of many pretty gifts. The tables were spread and refreshments of ice cream, cake, cookies, fudge and candy were served. The most pleasing feature was a beauti ful birthday cake illuminated with can dles adorning the tables. The guests all pronounced it the most joyous occasion of the season. KNOX. John Emmerson is doing carpenter work for F. A. Kenney. Mr. A. M. Shiblcs and Harrison Terry of Montville were in Boston recently. Mr and Mrs. Pearl W. Berry attended the graduation exercises at Casline. I Mrs. Georgie Harding entertained the i members of the vV. c. T. U. Thursday, I Juue 17. Mrs. Nancy Crosby of Waterville was the guest of relatives in town a few days recently. Mrs. Iris Holbroke and child have been staying with Mrs. Abbie Penney for a short time. Mrs. B. L. Aborn was the guest of four of her pupils at the pleasant home of Mr. and Mrs. P. W. Berry’s Tuesday, June 15. Mr. and Mrs. George Farrar are re ceiving congratulations upon the birth of a baby daughter. Mrs. Laura Chase of Jackson is caring for Mrs. Farrar. PROSPECT IERRY P. G. Harding has gone to Auburn, Me., where he has employment. Mr, Otis Ginn and daughter Celia of Brewer, visited relatives here reeently. Fred Felker who has Deen up river for several weeks surveying lumber has ar rived home. Mrs. W. H. Harriman and son William of Rockland are stopping for a while at their home here. Mrs. A. B. Godsoe and two children of Albany, N. Y., are visiting her mother, Mrs. W. H. Harriman. Mr. and Mrs. Morris Ginn and two children of Rockland have been visiting Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Ginn. School closed here June 18 and a picnic was held on the fort. Thirty-five were present and all enjoyed a very pleasant day. Mrs. Guy Harding and little daughter Ruth and Mrs. Jessie Harding of Sandy point, visited Mr. and Mrs. Percy Hard ing June 20. You Guard Against Burglars, But What About Hats? Rats steal millions of dollars’ worth of grain, chickens, eggs, etc. Destroy prop erty and are a menace to health. If you are troubled with rats, try RAT-SNAP. It will surely kill them—prevent odors. Cats or dogs won’t touch it. Comes in cakes. Three size-., 25c, 50c, tl.00. Sold and guaranteed bv A. A. Howes & Co., Hall Hardware Co. and City Drug Store. AMERICA’S GREATEST CHAUTAUQUA SYSTEM cTWUSIC!! 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The Venetian Serenaders— Three unique musicians who play and sing lively melodies. They use all the splendid qualities of their voices, guitars and the piano-accordion to entertain you. Beacon Concert Company— A quartet of musicians well known to Chautau qua patrons. The violin, piano and vocal mu sic will drive dull care away. For clean, sincere entertainment these artists are unequaled! Miss ing this attraction is depriving yourself of a musical “treat.” The Cremonas— It is always a big event when this great organi zation comes to town. Your favorite piece is on their program, also many new tunes. Before you know it your feet will be keeping time with the music. There are eight players, including a bril liant operatic soprano soloist. Come! Hear the best string orchestra on the Chautauqua plat form. “Polly of the Circus”— Nearly everyone has heard of this great Ameri can play, the best ever written. 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Full Line Accessories. Open Day and Night. WANTED Live, Poultry. Shoats for Sale. ( R. J. MAYO. 39-3 t7f SURETY BONDS Why ask your friends to take the riskT Let the National Surety Co. bond you. j CHARLES S. TAYLOR, Local Agent, 1 Hayford Block, Belfast, Maine, AUTO trucking of all kinds and passen ger cars to let by the day or hour. Call 114 3 20tf C. A. P:iul Garage. Dr. A. M. Lothrop DENTIST Colonial Theatre Building TELEPHONE 336-3 27tf SALVAGE I will pay you 2 1-2 cents for rags, 75 cents per hundred for books and maga zines and 30 cents per hundred for paper, I will call promptly and pay you the high est market prices. SAM FREEDMAN, Tel. 229-4 16 Cross St., Belfast.