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The Republican Journal.
VOLUME 93. NO. 28._ BELFAST, MAINE, THURSDAY, JULY 14, 1921. ~ FIVE CENTS ' SWANVILLE. and Mrs. Maurice E. Nickerson ved to Searsport. d Mrs. Rawson Lufkin returned Everett, Mass., last Thursday. William Vaughan will speak at next Sunday evening at 7.4h. A S. will meet with Mrs. Mary ,on Thursday afternoon, July ,,/el Kirkpatrick of Hampden at Maple Terrace Farm over .fourth Mrs. Fred York of Chelsea, guests of Lis mother, Mrs. J Y ork. ederick Paine and family of l ave arrived at their cottage, d,” for the summer. .^usta E. Nickerson of Everett, ved Sunday morning to visit . Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Nicker ui Hatch, who has been the grandmother, Mrs. Margaret arued to Massachusetts last L. Uamm, Mrs. C. K Niekeri ss Hazel Nickerson motored to Wednesday with Mr. Chester a shopping trip. j Mrs. Leonard Paine have arj in Philadelphia in their touring io spending their annual vaca • T he Lakeside.” Mrs. William Watt and two leveland, Ohio, are in town, ■is aunt, Mrs. L. Y. Cunning . ousiu Harry. ; Mrs. H. G. Applin and daugh-' of Somerville, Mass., arrived night in their new Jordan sedan guests of Mrs. Appliu’s parents, Vrs. J. W. Nickerson. .range met Saturday evening with 24 members present and 'ie first and secord degrees on The next meeting will be. i veiling, July 16th, when the . id receive the third and fourth; Tie grange will furnish a nice, come and come early. j lie electrical storm last Saiur i.g lightning struck the ell of Hartshorn’s residence, came himney and blew out the re kitchen and dining room. The Tie roof near the chimney were : one of the rafters splintered chamber. It entered the den, :u and hall and took off little aper and splinters of wood. Mrs. Rawson Lufkin and ; atrice, Mrs. J. W. Nicker Marj L. Nickerson and Miss -red to Camp Quantabacook i.i-sday afternoon to call on urt Lufkin, who is staying summer. Searsmont as well ■' can boast of some fine State :ide from the village through was most delightful and the picturesque. On the grounds blueberries and raspberries idance. Wilburt did not care Swanville. It certainly is an any hoy. The boys sleep THE PROGRESSIVE STORE We Have Moved LIAVE YOU BEEN iJ TO SEE US IN OUR NEW HOME? We .moved about a week ago t one door. Our new quarters have been thor ehly renovated, new flqor, new ceiling, new win d's, new shelving and painted throughout. We shall now be ableito extend our lines and 1 be able to give our ’customers better service on ever. ’ : To our Corset Department we have added the tart Front Laced Corset which we will tell you bout from time to time. Other new lines of merchandise will soon be . a led. ; —-1 j SPECIALS week < our moving we found some odd lots that we are taking extremely low prices on to close out. The ■rchandise is all good and may be bought at a ci eat saving. ODD LOTS; HOSIERY ' me very desirable stocfdngs among these for dies and Children in Gray, Brown, Black or ' hite. These were formerly priced from 39c. to 'C. Special to close out . . • 29c. I CORSETS 98c. fo clean up stock we ofi^r odd lots of Corsets this week that were value|l from $1.50 to $2.00 at -98c. LADIES’ UNDERVESTS i Several odd lots of Summer Undervests priced at 19c. 29c. and 39c. TERMS CASH, _ ' H. H. Coombs Company Masonic Temple, High jStreet, Belfast, Maine ^ ! in tents and each boy makes his own bed. One cottage affords a large living room with open lire, piano and pool table—“a place for everything and everything in its place.” There is a counsellor to every three boys and bathing is enjoyed twice a day. At four o’clock the boys went in bathing and the guests were entertained by Mrs. Vickery on the piazza of her Camp Onondago, and treated to delicious home made candy which she m de for the boys for clearing up drift wood and rocks in the lake front of her cottage. MRS. LURA H. ALLAN. The Big Timber, Mont., Pioneer of June 23rd has an obituary of Mrs. Lura H. Allan, who was born in Belfast, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Cun ningham and the widow of Charles W. Ilaney, who died here July 13, 1889. The Pioneer says: Mrs. Lura H. Allan, mother of Mrs. A. Whitney, passed away at the Whitney home Saturday morning, following an at tack of apoplexy on Thursday evening, episcopal burial service was read at the home Monday afternoon by Rev. C. P. Burnett. The floral offerings were ex quisite. Interment was in Mountain | View by the side of the husband of the deceased, who died the year they came here. Pallbearers were H. O. Kellogg, C. I N. Skillman, G. H. Howard, F. R. Hick- j man, Lerw Webb and.C. C. Nelson. Deceased was 72 years of age and a resident of Maine. Together with her husband she removed to California, com I ing here about six years ago with Mr. and Mrs. Whitney upon their return from a winter in California. About a year and a half ago she left for Califor nia for a visit with another daughter, re- ! turning about four weeks ago. During her residence here she had been active in social and fraternal work, being the lirst president of the local society- of the Americah Red Cross. As head of one of the greatest factors in winning the world war, she became acquainted throughout the county and won the praise and admiration of all by her indo mitable energy and untiring efforts to make the local society an important part in the great work of American women.” PROSPECT. Mra. nd Mrs. II. II. Libby of Bangor were recent visitors in town. Mrs. Grace Nute of Whitman, Mass., is visiting her father, John H. Libby. Mr and Mrs. F. L. Ward visited Lee killnian and wife at tiieir home in Dex ter recently. Mrs. Hattie Blanchard spent several days with her s:stcr, Mrs. Young, at her \ home in Winterport last week. ■ F. W. Glcnk and family have returned I from Southwest Harbor, where they f have been spending a few days at their ; cottage. Mrs. Jennie Dockliam went to Portland : last week to attend the funeral of Mrs. . Abbie Warren Libby. On her return she jspent a few days with her daughter, Mrs. [Eugene Slmte in Oakland. i Joseph Lindsay and daughter Helen | and Charles Lindsay came irom Massa chusetts recently in the former’s car and f will spend their vacation with their fath I er, Horace Lindsay. '■ Mr. and Mrs. Jasper Gray and daugli ’ ter Florence spent the week-end with Thomas R. Rainey and wife in Hallo ; well, tin their return they were accom panied by their daughter, Mrs. Rainey ;!and little son Merle, who will spend a I’few weeks in town. THE CHURCHES There will be a union service of all the city churches Sunday at 10.45 a. m. In all probability Chief Tahan will give the sermon with the pastdrs assisting with the program. Summer services will be held next Sun j day at the Trinity Reformed Church in East Belfast, Rev. William Vaughan, ! P?s,t°r> at 2 30 P- m., and also at Mason ! Mills church at 4.30 p. m. First Parish (Unitarian) Church. Rev. A. E. Wilson, minister. Sunday morning union service at Chaulauqua tent. — Thore will be no preaching at tne Woods schoolhouse next Sunday on ac count of the union service at the Chau tauqua tent on Court street in this city. St. Margaret’s Chapel will open on Sunday, July 17th. The Rev. D. N Brookman of St. Peter’s Church, Morris town, N. J., will take the services for the summer. Morning prayer at 10.45 a m. All are welcome to attend these services. Methodist Church. People’s Meth odist Church, Rev. Charles W. Martin, I pastor; parsonage, No. 7 Court St.; tele phone, 213.11. Sunday morning union service at Chautauqua tent; Sunday school, 12 m. Evening service at 7.30. Prayer meeting this, Thursday, evening at 7.30. The First Baptist church. Rev. Ueorge C. Sauer, pastor; residence, 13 Cedar; telephone, 123-11. Sunday morn ing there will be a union service at the Chautauqua tent. The evening service will also be omitted in order that the congregation may join in the concluding Chautauqua service. Other appointments during the present week are also omitted to make way for the Chautauqua program. At the Bible School at noon Sunday an invitation will be extended all boys and girls in the Junior department to at tend an excursion picnic. Let all the boys and girls be present to hear about date and arrangements. North Congregational Church Rev. A. C. Elliott, pastor; parsonage, 26 ! High street; telephone, 157-4. Organist, Miss Amy Stoddard; soloists, Mrs. Leroy Paul and Miss Charlotte Knowlton. There will be no morning service in the church on Sunday. A united service will be held at the Chautauqua tent. Plan to attend this special service. The “Quiet hour” devotional service will be held in the church parlor this, Thursday, evening at 7 30. Short talk by the pastor and reading from J. A.Steuart’s “Quicksands.” All who are interested in the welfare of the church and the culti vation of their spiritual life are urged to be present. The “Food and Apron Sale” held in the church parlors last Friday under the aus pices of the Ladies’ Circle was a decided success. A large quantity of delicious j cake, etc., had been provided by inter- ! ested friends and members of the church, j These found a ready sale among the many j visitors present. The ladies of the Circle are to be congratulated on the result of j their effort. Congregational Church, North | BELFAST. The service at this church on ; Sunday evening promises to be one of , unusual interest. Prof. William J. Chari- j ton of New' York City, and Miss Martha ■ Humes of Central Falls, Rhode Island, ■ are spending a few' weeks in this delight- i ful little village, and both these friends ! have consented to take part in the service , on Sunday. Prof. Charlton is a teacher of the violin and will render several se lections during the service. He wiil be accompanied on the piano by Miss Humes. This will be a rare musical treat for the people of the village. Let us show our appreciation of the service these friends are so kindly giving, by crow'ding the church to its utmost capacity. The ser vice will be conducted by the Rev. A. C. Elliott. KNO WLTON-J ACKSON Claudius S. Knowlton of l.iberly and Miss Ivanella E. Jackson were united in marriage June Uth at the home of the ofliciating clergyman, the Rev. Charles W. Martin, Court street, Belfast. Tin ware) unattended, the double ring service j being used The bride was dressed in white chitfon over white messaline with a large hat to match and wore a corsage bouquet of brides’ roses. The groom is the only son of Mr. and Mrs. Claudius B. Knowlton of Liberty and is a prosperous young farmer. The bride n the youngest ] daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Justin V. Jack- i son of Moutville, where they are very j popular. A reception was tendeied their 1 many friends at the home of the bride’s j parents on June 24th. The presents were j many and beautiful. Refreshments were j served. _ Mrs. Charles Claik returned Saturday I to her home in North New Portland after 1 a visit with her parents, Dr. and Mrs. \ Charles W. Jennys. OUR DEPOSIT GROWTH JULY 1. 1905 $352,212 65 JULY 1, 1910 $1,057,192.29 JULY i, 1913 $1,648,552.23 JULY 1, 1914 $1,781,482,29 JULY J, 1915 $1,917,732.95 JULY 1, 1916 $2,040,094.71 JULY 1, 19J7 $2,288,686.27 JULY 1, 1918 $2,265,084.50 JULY 1, 1919 $2,419,961.34 JULY 1, 1920 $2,983,620.00 JULY 1, 1921 $3,069,973.89 JThis Speaks for Itself. May We Have Your Account? THE CITY NATIONAL BANK OF BELFAST PERSONAL George Rice of Detroit, Mich., is the guest of his father, Thomas Rice, in this city. John Morrison of Brunswick is the guest of his aunt, Mrs. Clara M. Mat thews. Mrs. William A. Kimball, who has been ill at her home on Miller street, is im proving. Miss Gabrielis Paige of Richmond,Va., ; is the guest of her aunt, Mrs. Ralph C. j Johnson. Miss Grace A. Lord is in Lewiston, I where she is attending the Bates College summer school. Clara R. Steward has been in Portland 1 the past week as the guest of Mrs. Helen Bird Todd. Mrs. Althea J. Kimbley of Somerville Mass., is the guest of her sister, Mrs. Harold B. Ladd. Mrs. Lucy Hall returned to her home i in Bethel, Vt., after a few weeks’ visit with Mrs. Ada P. Pierce. Ernest F. Fletcher of Auburn was the guest for the past week of his step mother, Mrs. Eitie S. Fletcher. Mrs. Hattie P. Godfrey of Portland has been in Belfast the past week, the guest of her sister, Mrs. Wm. L. West. Mr. and Mrs. Herbert E. Ellis of Chelms ford, Mass., are guests of the former’s brother, Fred E. Ellis and family. Mark DoUolT and family have returned from St. George’s lake, Liberty, where they have been spending a few days. Mr. and Mrs. Walter A. Bickford of Brighton, Mass., have arrived to spend the summer at the Bickford homestead on Cedar street. Mr. and Mrs. Edward Moore of Whit ingsville, Mass., arrived recently to visit Mr. and Mrs. Frank I. Wilson and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph A. Smith. Eugene Hammons went to Bath last week to spend the remainder of the sum mer with Mr. and Mrs. Addison F. Pen dleton, the latter his aunt. Miss Mabel Townsend, who now has a position in New York, is the guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Townsend, of Upper Main street, for about two weeks Mrs. Philip I. Smarden and little son, Philip, Jr., of Portland, arrived Saturday to be the guests for a few days of the former’s father, Cecil Clay and Mrs. Clay. Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Langhorne of Washington, D. C., who have taken a house at Bar Harbor for the season, were guests over Sunday of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Cross Johnson. Mrs. Samuel Haskell and daughter, Mrs Belle Haskell Mitchell, and the lat ter’s son, all of China, have been guests for the past few days of Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Michaels and family. Mr, and Mrs. John A. Mitchell arrived recently by auto from San Antonio, Texas, and were guests of the former’s grand mother, Mrs. Sarah E. Stewart. They are now at their cottage at Calais. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Raleigh and little daughter of Lynn, Mass., are visiting relatives in Belfast and vicinity. Mr. Raleigh is recovering from serious in juries received in an auto accid.nt. Mr. and Mrs. William Christie, Miss Alice Terring, Miss Lottie Jones, Mr. Albert Terring, Mr. Andrew Oates, from Providence. R. I., spent the week-end with Mr. and Mrs. O. E. Dutton of Waldo. Mrs. R. W. Lawson, her little daughter and Mrs, C. A. Race of New Hartford" Conn., and Mrs. C. D. Cross of Hyde Park, Mass., are at the Frederick W. Brown cottage on Allyn shore for the month. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Miller Johnson of New York, who recently returned from a trip abroad, are now at Newport and will auto to Belfast for an extended visit with Mrs. Wm. V. Pratt on or about the first of August. Mr. and Mrs. Louis Lorillard, Jr. of Boston and Newport arrived Saturday as guests ot Mrs. William V. Pratt. W'ith Mrs. Pratt they motered to Bar Harbor Monday to lunch with Mr. and Mrs. Phil lip Livingston of New York at their sum mer home. PERSONAL Mrs. Esther G. Davis is visiting rela tives in Lincolnvllle. Mrs. Drusilla P. Frisbee is visiting in Medford, Mass., and vicinity. Harland S. Pattershall was at home from Brooks to spend Sunday. Austin K. Vaughan returned Monday to Macbias after a short visit in Belfast. Miss Ardis Lancy of Hartland was the guest Monday of her sister, Mrs. Norman S. Donahue. Mrs. Harriet Prescott and daughter Phyllis of Newport were guests last week j of Mrs. B. P. Gardner. Mrs. Clara E. Batchelder returned Sat , urday from Rockland after a short visit at her home at the Highlands. Mrs. James G. Barclay and daughter of Buffalo, N. Y. arrived Tuesday to i visit relatives in Morrill and vicinity. Miss Vivian Littlefield of Bangor has been the guest for a few days at the home of Mr. and Mrs. N. W. Whitman. Miss Rachel Anderson returned Tues day from a delightful visit with relatives in St. John, N. b., the first in fourteen years. William T. White of Berkeley, Calif., formerly of Winthrop and Belfast arrived last week to visit his nephew, Nathan H. Small. Mrs. J. W. Vaughan will leave this week for East Milton, Mass., after g few months spent at her former home at Citypoint. Miss IsaDel Simmons Cooper arrived recently from Battle Creek, Mich., and is visiting her cousin, Ralph L. Cooper, and family. Miss Gladys Michaels and Miss Edna Trundy returned by boat Sunday morning from Boston, where they had been spend ing their vacations. Mrs. George H. Darby and Miss Mattie M. Pendleton were in Rockland Tuesday and Wednesday for the former to con sult an X Ray specialist. Miss Isabelle Clark returned to her home Sunday after spending her vaca tion with her friend, Miss Lillian Drink water, on Hewett Island. Mrs. Albert C. Burgess and Miss j Maude Gam mans went to North Shore Tuesday for a few days as the guests of j Mrs. William E. Kotman. Supt. Edward E. Roderick of the Bel fast schools is in Castine for the week attending the sessions of the State Superintendents’ Conference. Melvin A. Pattershall returned home Monday from Augusta, where he was the guest of his aunt, Mrs. Fannie A. Foster, and of his uncle, Edwin Knowlton. Mr. and Mrs. Si dney I. Gardner and ; Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Mason of Dix mont autoed to Belfast recently and were guests of Mrs. B. P. Gardner. Miss Millie Kibble of Dorchester, i Mass., who has been visiting her aunt, Mrs. Manter E. Decrow, for the past week, returned to her home Saturday. Mrs. Bernes O. Norton, son Charles B. i Norton, Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Owen ! and daughter, Miss Maiguerite H' Owen have returned from an auto trip to Port land. Mrs. Albert D. Mowry is spending a few days in Bayside as the guest of Mr. • and Mrs. Adrian C. Tuttle. Mrs. Tuttle's mother of Greenfield, Mass., is also their guest. Fred Whiddon, the oldest clerk at the famous Raymond store in Boston, accom panied by his nephew, Robert W'tiiddon, is the guest of Mr. anu Mrs. C. B. Pat terson in East Belfast. Miss Mabel C. Swett, who is a stenog rapher in the office of the Pejepscol Paper Company in Brunswick, is spend ing a two weeks’ vacation with her parenis, Capt. and Mrs. C. B. Swett. Mr. and Mrs. Justin Gray and daughter Beatrice spent last week in Bernard, the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Henry B. Albee. On their return they were accompanied by Mrs. Harry Albee, who will visit io this city. Miss Kathleen Tuttle, a teacher in the Willimantic High school, who is spend ing the summer with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. L. Tuttle on Allyn shore, is substituting for a few weeks in the City Na tional Bank. Mrs. Ernest Seavey of San Diego, Calif., Mrs. Geor'ge Norman of San Francisco, Calif., both formerly of Ban gor, and Mrs. James Dunning of Bangor, mutored to Belfast recently and were guests at luncheon of Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Clay. Miss Abbie Otis Stoddard, daughter of Dr. George W. Stoddard of Pasadena, Calif., formerly of this city, is now in B oston and will come to Belfast the Iasi of July fcr visits with her cousiu, Miss Amy E. Stoddard and with her uncle, James S. Harriman. Frank Palmer Wilson of New York city has arrived to be the guest of his mother, Mrs. Jefferson F. Wilson, at her home on Condon street, for several weeks. He is having his steam yacht, the Syren, placed in commission for use this summer. Mr. Wilson is in the De partment of Justice as head of Re-ap praisements. Mrs. Elliott White and children who ha«re been the guests several weeks of her sister, Mrs. Ralph H. Dunbar, left Thursday for a visit in Boston before going to Lake Winnipesaukee for the remainder of the summer. Mrs. Dunbar is now entertaining her sister, Mrs. Robert P. Bridge and children of Hazard viUe, Conn. They were accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. Allen G. Bridge, who re mained only for a short visit. NORTHPORr A shore dinner will be served at the Club today (Thursday). Miss Adella Hills and two friends of Boston spent the Fourth with Henry Hills and family. Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Rines and Charles Spear of Warren called on friends in town Sunday. Mrs. A. J. McKeen and sister of Everett expect to arrive in August to occupy the Lower cottage on Birch Chrest. George Wadlin of New Haven spent the Fourth with his parents, Capt. and Mrs. Wadlin, returning Monday. Mrs. Louis K. Hirsh is giving a luncheon of 22 covers today (Thursday) at Log wood Camp, Little River, in honor of house guests. Norman K. Wliitcher of Boston, pay master of the Crm of Jordan, Marsh & Co., spent the week-end and Fourth with his sister, Mrs. Alice Sheldon. Miss Marion Knowlton made a motor trip from Boston to spend the Fourth with her father, E. H. Knowlton, and sister, Miss Martha Kuowltuu The supper at Brown’s Corner Chapel was a success financially and otherwise. Quite a numDer attended, and the pro ceeds including the apron sale was about $28. Miss Olive Wadlin of New York and Miss Mabel Wadlin, R. N., of West New ton, Mass., are spending their vacation with their parents, Capt. and Mrs. Bart lett Wadlin. Mr. ami Mrs. Joseph Pope of Brook line, Mass., and ittle daughter Ruth, ar rived Tuesday to spend the remainder of the season in the Thompson cottage on the South Shore. Mr. and Mrs, Goodwin Beattie of Phil adelphia and Mrs. Carl Hanson of Eas ton, Pa., arrived Tuesday as house guests for several weeks of Mr. and Mrs. Louis R. Hirsh at their Little River bungalow. Mrs. S. T. Young and daughters, Miss Leta and Miss Hazel, of Springfield have arrived for the remainder of the season. They were in Northport last season, and are members of the Country and Golf : Clubs. The program for the musical at the Country Club next Sunday evening will include a group of songs by Mrs. Mabel Norton Foote with Miss Inez R. Churchill accompanist. She will also sing some of J. H. Gilberte’s songs with his accom paniment. The program will close with community singing led by Mr. and Mrs. E. S. Pitcher of Belfast. A recent acquisition to the musical members of the Country Club is Mrs. N. Frederick. Foote of Brookline, known in concert work as Mabel Norton. Sh; is a soloist in the First Parish (Unitarian) church in Brookline, and with her young daughters, Misses Eleanor and Natalie, has taken the Mears cottage on Bay View Park tor the summer. Mr. Foote has been here for a few days and will during the remainder of the season come for the week-ends. Mrs. Foote recently j entertained her eldest daughter, Miss Jane, who was married in Brookline a j few weeks aao to Frank Curling. There was a good attendance at the j Country Club Sunday evening to listen j to a pleasing program well rendered by popular Belfast artists including Miss Katherine E. Brier, soprano, Mrs. Jessie Hart Allen, contralto, Harold S. McK.en, tenor and Earl L. Talbot, bass, i Mrs. Thomas E. Bowker, accompanist. I The progiam: Spring Song, Pincuti, quartet; solo, Springtide, Green, Mrs. Allen; the Owl and the Pussy Cat, In graham, quartet, with solo by Miss Brier, duet, Night of Joy, Lucantoni, Miss Brier and McKeen; solo, Learn to Smile, from ! the O’Brien Girl, Miss Brier; quartet, I Rock of Ages, Nelson. Mrs. George F. Harriman of New 'V ork, who is at her summer home on the wallpaper; LOWER PRICES 10c—12ic—15c Window Shades 65c V FRED D. JONES. Main St. I 9 i WHY NOT YOU? Finally, somebody, somewhere, puts your money in the Bank. Whatever you do with it, whether you waste it, spend it, or give it away, by and bv it will get around to the canny soul that will save it. Fte will go and bank it. WHY DON’T YOU PUT IT IN THE BANK NOW? This Bank is at your service. WE PAY 4% ON SAVINGS ACCOUNTS Waldo Trust Company * BELFAST BROOKS CASTINE UNITY South Shore, gave a three table bridge Friday, entertaining the following guests: Mrs. Louis K. Hirsh, Mrs. J. D. M orti mer, Mrs. Allaun, Mrs. DeLeon of New York, Mrs. Ralph L. Flanders, Mrs, Vaughan Hamilton, Miss Anna Ayer, Mrs. Suart Todd, Mrs. Richard E. Stev ens, Mrs. Edward Rowe, Miss Frances Flanders of Brookline, Mrs. Charles Brad bury, Belfast, Miss G. Bernice Rogers^ Cambridge, Mrs. Fred L. Wagar, Wash ington. Prizes were awarded to each table, the winners being Mrs. Allaun, a black silk writing pad; Mrs. Flanders, a Porto Rican bag; Mrs. Bradbury, a Ma deria handkerchief. Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Mortimer of New York, who have recently completed their handsome new summer home on the South Shore, gave their first formal re ception Saturday evening with about 30 guests present. The location is one of the best on the Penobscot Bay and is ic a grove of beautiful white birches. The lower floor is in one room with broad well furnished porches inviting rest as well as recreation. The second floor is devoted to sleeping apartments and den One of the most artistic features of the home is the fireplace, made of bits of stone from the beach and fields. The evening was spent with cards, music and dancing. Mr. and Mrs. Mortimer are among the most Dopular of the summer residents in this section of Maine and with this new and beautifully purnished home at their disposal will be atle to dis pense genuine hospitality. SWANV1LLE CENTER The Industrial Club will meet July 2G in the afternoon at Comet Grange hall. Frank Dickey and wife of Bangor were recent guests of Mr. Watson Robertson, Mr. and Mi's. John F. English are at the Horatio Marr farm for July and Au gust. A large per cent of the farmers began haying last Monday. Hay in this vicinity will amount to just about a half crop. Mr., and Mrs. Everett Nickerson of Belfast were recent guests at the home of her brother, Mr. Martin Robertson. The old neighbors and friends of Mrs. Caroline Marr will be very sorry to learn she is critically ill at her home in Belfast* Mrs. H. f. White has 48 Rhode Island Red hens she cares for herself and in the past six months they have laid 4,23a eggs, besides hatching 51 chickens. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Riley and two chil dren of Bangor spent July 4 at the home of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Riley and Mr. and Mrs. Walter Evans. Mr. and Mrs. Martin Robertson enter tained July 4 Mr. and Mrs. Martin Nick erson and four children and Henry and Dennis Smith. Mr, and Mrs. H. P. White entertained on July 4 Mr. and Mrs. Charles Jewett and two sons of Winterport, and Mr. anci Mrs. E. E. (. lements and son and daughter of Searsport. Dr. Tapley of Delfast operated last week on the little son of Mrs. Oilie Mar den Littlefield lor appendicitis, and he is doing nicely. Mis. Littlefield and son ar< the guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Horace Marden, for the summer. lhe showers of Sunday forenoon will be of incalculable benefit to the farmers ol this vicinity, as the crops were stand ing still and part of them, such as turnips and late planted crops, had only partly come up Mr. and Mrs. C. W* Townsend of New York, Mr. H. L. and Mis| S. E. Barker of Brookline, Mass., Miss Mabel Butters of Bangor, Miss Clara Wellington of East Exeter, Maine, and Prof. N V Barker of WTestbrook Seminary are guests of Miss E. Maude Barker. Elon B Gilchrest, who with Mrs. Gb chrest, has been here for the past two ; weeks as the guests of the Hon. and Mrs. ! Robert F. Dunton, Mrs. Gilchrist’s par ! ents, left Friday on his return to Grand | Rapids, Mich. Mrs. Gilchrest will remaii i for a longer visit.