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NORWICH , BULLETIN, FRIDAY, JANUARY 1, 1909.
HENRY ALLEN & SON.
Furnishing
Undertaken,
83 Mam S treat.
Laljr Am atant whan rtit L
Pot
of
Daspf -
won't keep your Plants
all winter.
They need food.
supplies just the lack.
10c and 25c.
II, D. Sevin & Son
OPEN HOUSE CLOD.
HOT LUNCH
35 Cents 12 till 2 o'clock
Menu lor Thursday, Bee. 31
MUTTON' BROTH WITH BARLEY
BET1F A LA MODE
CARROTS AND SPINACH .
SALAD
CI THESE AM) CRACKERS AN'D
JELLY
COFFEE
also a la carte
chicken SANDWICF.3 10 CENTS
HAM SANDWICHES S CENTS
PIE 5 CENTS
COCOA COFFEE TEA
decs 14
Holiday
Wines and Liquors.
For tho HoIHay Trade we have a
eernplato assortment of Pure Wines
and Liquors.
FREE! FREE!
A bottle of fine Cal. Wine will be
riven to each purchaser of 75c and
ever untfl Jan. d, 3309.
Handsome Calendars to our patron.
JACOB STEIN,
Telephone 2S-3. 93 Wnt Mala St.
4c21d
WomenConsiderThis!
PECIALfortwoweeks
JlCIRTS Tailor-made
Guaranteed to fit
at $3.75, $4.50 and $5.53
value 'J4-T3, 15.60 and S7.00.
TOE NEW REMNANT STORE.
Open ETenlaga. TT Franklin St.
decSd
Holiday Goods
We have a large assortment of Pure
Wines and Llquora for the Holidays.
With every purchaae of $100 and
aver we give away
FREE
a nhie Christmas Present and a Beau
tiful Calendar.
GEORGE GREEN SERGES,
47 Franklin Street, Norwicii,- Conn.
Telephone S12. il0cl9d
A full Sine of Goods :
suitable for New Year's gifts
WM. FRISWELL,
d... :-..(; 25-27 Franklin Street.
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Norwich, Friday, Jan. 1, 1909.
The Bulletin should be delivered
everywhere In the city before 6 a. m.
Subscribers who fail to receive It by
that time will confer a favor by re
porting the fact to The Bulletin Co.
THE WEATHER.
Forecast for Today.
For New England: Fair Friday and
Saturday; colder Friday; moderate to
fresh northwest winds.
Predictions from the New York Her
ald: On Friday fair and much colder
weather will prevail, with fresh north
westerly winds, anii on Saturday fair
weather, with still lower temperatures.
Observations in Norwich.
The following records, reported from
Sevln's pharmacy, show the changes
In temperature and the barometric
changes Thursday:
Ther. Ear.
7 a. m 43 . 29. S7
12 m 43 2?. 87
6 p. m 33 30.03
Highest 48. lowest 33.
Comparisons.
Predictions for Thursday: Rain or
snow; variable winds.
Thursday's weather: Threaterlrs
weather in the morning, followed by
fair In afternoon; variable wrinds.
Sun, Mon and Tlilta.
l Sun II Hls-h II Moon
Rises. Seta. Water. Sols.
Pay ! a. m. p. m. II p. m. II p. m.
2 s 77. tIT" 4.2 o TJY 7i iX?; i
2 ... 7.14 4 21 I 2.08 I 11.4.1
SO ... 7. IS 4.27 l! 3. IS I Morn.
31 ... 7.15 4.27 II 4.20 I 0.5S
1 ... 7.15 4 29 I f.Cfl I 2. '4
2 ... 7.15 4.30 It 6.31 I 313
3 ... 7.15 4.31 11 7,20 II 4.21
Six hours after hft,h water it Is low
tide, which la followed by flood tide.
GREENEVILLE.
Twenty-first Annual Social of Green
ville Hook and Ladder Company
Pupils and Teachers! of Congrega
tional Sunday School Perfect in At
tendance. The Greeneville Hook and Ladder
company, No. 2, held their twenty-flm
annual social and dance in Union hall,
New Year's eve, and it appeared the
unanimous conclusion of the one hun
dred or more couples present that it
was one of the best in the history of
the company. The music for the oc
casion was given by Geer's orchestra.
ana rroressor McCarthy acted as
prompter. During the intermission re
freshments were enjoyed in the par
lors of the company.
Ire following was the order of
dances:
Waltz. Greeneville H. and L. Co.:
quadrille, Our Foreman; waltz, No
more anniversaries for mine. J. B H.;
twostep, It's a long walk from Jer
sey. W. H.; Caledonian, I gained 10
pounds last week on water, W. McX.;
waltz. Great suppers at the shooting
club, W. C; Boston fancy, Our new
Benedict, W. McN.: twostep The tur
tle hunter. W M. ; Portland fancy,
Town Clerk's office Willimantic: in
termission; waltz, Shetucket 8. F. E.
Co., No. 2; Ianciers. The euchre ex
pert, J. L. M.; twostep, Our politician,
J. McK ; waltz quadrille, Our absen
tees; waltz. The Night Hawks. W. S.
AI., H. H.; quadrille, Is my girl's house
on fire? W W.; waltz. The Chicken
Decorator, W. H P.: twosteo. Come
to our next; Hook's Joy, We wish voti
all a Hapny New Year: trood-nipht.
To the following was due the marked
success of the affairs: Master of cer
emonies, William 8. Murray, foreman;
floor director. Howard A. Spaldine:
aids, Frank Prodell, Thomas Baker,
John Hill, William Baker, William
Wallace; arrangement committee,
William Cocker. Howard A. Spaldine-.
Charles Drescher, James Fraser, How
ard Saunders.
Perfect . tn Attendance at Sunday
School.
The following scholars and teachers
of the Greeneville .Sunday school have
been perfect in attendance and were
presented with gifts Wednesday- eve
ning at the Sunday school entertain
ment: For six years, William Crowe,
Sr., Mary Crowe. Maude Crowe. VMV.
abeth Crowe; for five vears. Sa
Crowe, Florence Tilly; for four vears.
Charles Crowe. Sadie Crowe. Mabel
Crowe; for three years, Mildred
Crowe: for two years. Josenh Frazer.
Ruth Merblnley, John McWilliams. Sr.,
George Crowe, Maitiand Dunn, Lillian
Karkutt. John Crowe. Mary Hoilin,
Benjamin Tilly; for one years, Wil-
lam Fmlayson, Jennie Crowe. Axel
Anderson, Bessie Prentice, Thomas
Sears, Agnes Nelson. Peter Xlurrav.
William Morrison, Walter McClimon
Richard Nelson. Letltia Kramer, Rey
nolds Gorton, O W. Carpenter. Fred
Flemmlnp. Anna Gorton, Rev. Charles
Ricketts. On Christmas eve the
members of the Good Will Eible class
howed the esteem In which thev held
their fellow member by presenting
riifton H. Hobson with a handsome
Bible and a set of military brushes.
Personals.
Miss Rachel Corcoran of Williman-
ic has returned after spending a few
days with Greeneville friends.
Mrs. Walter A. Inealls was at the
Backus hospital on Tuesday to un
dergo an operation for removing a
cancer.
Harold Andrews hai been the enest
of Miss Marion Paul in Jewett ritv
this week, and attended the dance of
ne country club Wednesday night
Mr. and Mrs. Clement Gordon of Pp.
terborough, Ontario, and Mrs. Kmilie
Blanchette of Holyolce, Mass., are the
uests of Mr. and Mrs Edward Gor-
on and family over New Year's.
Charles O. Murphy has nearly com
pleted a marked improvement to his
uilding on the corner of Sixth str.Tt
and Central avenue. The middle store
has been remodeled and two large
plate glass windows have been put in,
giving an up to date appearance. The
place, will be used for . millinery
shop.
A Hariemtte. fond of figures has
been keeping t3b. and says that New
York women in a line to buy tickets
and postage stamps consume two and
one-fourth times as much time, as
men.
Systematic. Investigation of the Phil
ippine Islands reveals the fact that
the group consists of 2.000 Islands,
while before the American occupation
the number was estimted at 1,200.
ThB Kir.d Yoa Haw Aiwsvs Bnurtt
Funsral
Direstsr 1
and Embaiimr i
79 .Franklin St., Bulletin Blds.
Telephone 642-2.
Prompt service day or night
Lady Assistant.
Residence 57 Broadway.
Telephone R42-3.
Bean tia
JOag'er
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TAFTVILLE.
Taftville Athletic Club Gives Largely
Attended Dance on New Year's Eve
Personal Mention.
The Taftville Athletic club gave
their annual New Year's eve social
and dance in Parish hall Thursday
night and it was fully up to the
standard of those that have gone be
fore. The members and their friends
turned out in good numbers and Bal
tic, Willimantic and the city were well
represented in the gathering. Baker's
orchestra dispensed excellent music.
and Professor Tinkham was prompter
for the dancing, which continued until
12 oclock, when the party broke up.
Joseph Pepper acted as floor director
in a capable manner and his aides
were John McSheffrey, John Latleur
and Napoleon Tatro In charge of
the refreshments were Eugene Laval
lee, Alfred Roberts and Alexander
Davlgnon. The door committee was
Edward Poyerd and Eugene Desme
rais, and the checkers were Michel
Mercler. Herman Davignon, John Fitz-
maurice and Doria Phaneuf.
Sail for Scotland.
Peter Maynard and Miss Margaret
Farrell leave today for New York and
Saturday morning at 11 o'clock will
set sail for Glasgo, Scotland, where
they will be the quests of Miss Far
rell's parents. Mr. and Mrs. James
Farrell, for two months. They will
sail on the Columbia of the Anchor
line. Mr. Maynard Is a well known
young man and will enjoy a much
needed vacation as he has been In the
employ of George G. Grant for fifteen
years Miss Far: ell has been in this
country three years.
Personals.
The Ponemah mills closed Thursday
nignt until Jfondav morning.
Miss Julia Shea of Lonsraie, R. I
is spending a lew days with Taftville
relatives.
Joseph Fournier of St. Hyacinthe,
Canada, is visiting his father at his
home on Iront strict.
Miss Stella LaFrance of Central
village is the guest of her uncle, Ho
redore Fregeau, of providence street.
Mr and Mrs. George Roy of Paw
tucket, R. I., is spermir.g New Year's
with Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Roy of
.ortn a street.
Horedore Fregeau of Providence
street has returned after spending a
week with his sisters in Central Vil
lage and Danielson.
Harry Andrews of North B street
and Edward Lee of South B street
have resigned their positions in Po
t'cmah mills and will go to New Bed
ford to work.
MOR'A'ICH TOWN.
Surprise Party for Westerly Guest
Silver Weddino Anniversary of Mr.
and Mrs. Remus Stanton.
Miss Minnie Miller of Westerly, R.
I., who is visiting Miss Tere3a Sullivan
of 162 est Town street, was pleasant
ly surpri-ea one evening reeentlv bv a
party of friends, the surprise having
neen arranpea by Miss Sullivan in
honor of her guest. An enjoyable
evening was srent. games being play
ed. Refreshments were served by Mrs.
Margaret Sullivan, assisted by Mrs F.
E. Chism.
Miss Theodora Brown of Wightman's
avenue is the guest of jrr. and Mrs,
Robert Saunders of New London.
Charles Paxton of New York was the
guest recently of local relatives
SILVER WEDDING
Of Mr. and Mrs. Remus Stanton at Old
Cleveland Homestead.
Just twenty-five years ago, on Jan. 1,
1S34, in the evening, Remus Stanton
arjd Louise Hibberd were united in
marriage at the heme of the bride s
parents on Plain Hill. The ceremonv
was performed by Rev. C. T. Wcitzel
of the First Congregational church.
The silver anniversary will be quietly
pa-"ed, there being only a family party
at tho New Yeor's dinner, aithouKi:
their host of friends will doubtless tnke
this opportunity to congratulate Mr.
anl Mrs. Ftanton upon their twenty
five years of happy married life. Thy
have resided in Norwich Town since
1 8 S . coining here from Taftville jut"
before the great blizzard of 18S8. and
have liwd since then at their present
home on West Town street, the house
being tiic home of the grandfather of
President Grover Cleveland. At the
time of the first Old Home week nt
Norwich the ex-president visited at the
old homestead. Mr. and Mrs. Stanton
have one son, Rufus H. Stanton.
Various Items.
Sophy W. Weitzel circle of the King'.!
Daughters met at the Johnson horn
this week.
William McXamara has returned to
New York after spending a few das
at his home here.
Mr. and Mr.'. William J. Kerrigan of
Brooklyn, N. Y., are spending a week
at the home of John McJennett.
Fred G. Luffey left on Thursday for
a few weeks' stay in New York, and
while there will attend the automobile
show.
EAST SIDE ITEMS.
Perfect in
Attendance in the Bridge
District.
Misses Beatrice and Ethel Dykc-man
are visiting their aunt, Miss Lucy
White, of Main street.
At the Bridge district school, which
opens on Monday for the winter term,
the following is the record of attend
ance for the fall term, which closed
Dec. 24th:
Senior room, F. H. Eushnell. teacher;
number registered, IS; average attend
ance, 16.9. Not absent during the term
Nina May Young. Anna Calkins and
Goora-e Dyer. Absent pne-half day:
Amelia Freyer, Isohel ' Yerrington,
Pauline Culver. Absent one day: Clar
ence Brlggs.
Intermediate room. Miss Benjamin,
teacher; number registered. 40; aver
age attendance. .IS. 8. Present each day
during fall term: Alice Brlggs, Willi'!
Clarkson. Marrietta Boyens. Golda
Davis, Willie Dyer. Eleanor Frever,
Agnes Ghrath, Robert Culver, Francis
Lumis, Walter Shanley. Absent one
half day: Percy Billines, Willie Dear
ing. Ruth Klngsley. Absent one day:
Marion Fowler, Edward Freyer, James
Jone;.
Junior room. Miss Mary L. Brunelie.
teacher: whole number of scholars
registered. 20; average attendance, 25.
Neither absent, tard;-' nor excuecd:
Kenneth Botham, Emory Calkins,
Louisa Freyer, Raymond Heintze, Lois
Hiscox, Mary Walz. Absent one-haif
or one whole day: Daniel Harris, Jen
nie Sack, John Twohig, Edwin Y'er
ringlon. Primary room. Mis B. I Wilbur,
teacher. Miss -Charlotte Gehr.ltn, as
sistant; whole number registered, 68;
average attendance, 52. Perfect In at
tendance, 7: Agnes P. Austin. Arthur
W. Potham. Earl Calkins. Robert J.
Campbell: Hazel Fowler. John Freyir:
Viola I. Wnlz. Tardy once: Edward
Duro. Er:uFd once: Silvia Slivy.
On the largest tobae-co farm in the
world, a 2."..O0'O-acre affair, near Am
sterdam. Oa.. is grown about onc
thircl of all the Sumatra tobacco vised
for cigar wrappers In the United
States.
Dr. Edwards of the Carnegie Insti
tute. Is now In Shanghai, getting ready
to make the first magnetic survey of
Chin
WATCH NIGHT SERVICES
Held at Christ and St. Andrew's Episcopal and Mt. Cal
vary Baptist Churches
Watch night services were held In
several churches on Thursday night at
which there were many present, the
weather being propitious for a large
number to attend. At Christ Episcopal
church at 11 o'clock the service openel.
there beirr evening prayer, followed
by a hymn by the vested choir, after
which Rtv. Neilson Poe Carsy preached
a short sermon, with lessons upon the
final day of the old year and those of
the opening days of the new.
Rev. Mr. Carey took as his text
Psalm xxxvi, 5, 6: Thy mercy, O Lord,
reacheth unto the heavens; and thy
faithfulness untc the clouds. Thy right
eousness standeth like the strong
mountains; thy Judgments are like the
great deep, and said: The moments and
hours of our lives take on color and
meaning from their associations. Time
and the course of the sun run their
race steadily and indifferent to the
changes and chances of mortal life.
One day measured mathematically is
like another, and one night as long as
its feilow. But this is not true in the
region of thought and feeling in which
we really live. There are hours of
pleasure, sorrow, monotonous peace and
tranquillity, anniversaries of happi
ness and hours of sad memory. In the
galaxy of life there is one glory of the
sun, one of the moon, and another of
the stars, and so it is that according
to the calendar it Is an arbitrary de
struction that makes a difference be
twen the last dying hours of the old
year and the fii st dawning moments
of the new. Onu represents to us the
Irrevocable moments of the past, and
the other stands as the representative
of all the plans and hopes and Inten
tions of the futura, fu'' of hope, cour
age and promise. There Is probably
no one here to whom this hour does
not bring some regrets for days wast
ed, mistakes, epportunties lost. But It
is wrong to dwell on the past, it is
fatal to a better future. Like St. Paul,
we should turn our eyes and thoughts
towards the coming year. Our God is
not a god of the dad, but the living,
and the future is alive to each one of
us with great and splendid possibilities.
God Is still with us.
STATE GRANGE READY
FOR ANNUAL MEETING
Twenty-fourth Will Be Held rt Hart
ford, January 12, 13 and 14.
The twenty-fourth annual session of
the Connecticut state grange will be
held at the Auditorium, Hartford,
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday,
January 1", 13 and 14. The morring
session. Tuesday, will 'begin at ten
o'clock, opening in the fifth degree.
Committees will be appointed and re
ports made by Pomona deputies. The
afternoon session will begin at two
o'clock. State Master Leonard H
Healey of Woodstock will make his
annual address and reports will be
made by other state officers. The ses
sion Tuesday evening at 7.30 will be
public by invitation. There will be
addresses and suggestions for the good
of the order by prominent speakers,
interspersed with music and recita
tions. The seesion Wednesday mornir.g
will be held at 9 o'clock and will he
occupied largely with the transaction
of business. In the afternoon at l.:!0
the annual meeting of the Patron's
Mutual Fire Insurance company will
be held in the room under the main
room. At two o'clock State Lecturer
J H. Putnam of Litchfield will con
duct a lecturers' conference in the
Auditorium. Lecturers from the sub
ordinate granges are expected to be
present. In the evening at 7.30 the
sixth degree will be conferred in full
form and there will be remarks by
prominent patrons, 'recitations and
music.
The session Thursday morning at 10
o'clock will be devoted to business. A
member of the executive committee
will be elected. The term of J. H.
Hale of Glastonbury expires The
closing session will be held at two
o'clock Thursday afternoon.
While thi sis the "off year so far
as election of officers is concerned,
the incoming legislature will probably
cause many resolutions to be brought
before the state grange concerning the
revision of legislation and the intro
duction of new measures.
POLICE WORK DURING
MONTH' AND YEAR.
Number of Arrests in 1908 was 1,297
With 1.205 Cases Coming Before the
City Court Many Travelers Given
Shelter.
During the month of December the
julicep made 99 arrests, 1 more than in
the month of November. The arrests
were for the following reasons: Intoxi
cation 40, breach of the peace 16, theft
Burglary a, resistance 2, non-support
violation of liquor law 6. common
drunkard 1, begging 1, defrauding res
taurant keeper 1, vagrancy 1, evading
carfare 4, rape 1, assault 1, runaway
boys 2.
There were 21 prisoners who paid
$345.02, while E0 were sent to jail and
one took an appeal. There are four
cases to come before the court this
morning. There were six prisoners
taken away, eight discharged, four ..ad
cases continued, two were nolled, two
were bound over, ore had the com
plaint withdrawn, and tha bond was
call'-d in one case.
The arrests by months show Septem
ber to have been the big month with
314 arrests, the average per month foi
the year being 108. There were 500
arrests for intoxication and 370 for
breach of the peace. By months the
arrests were as follows: January 91,
February 65, March 103. April 315, Mav
122, June 133. July 110, August127,
September 144. October 90, Novefnber
9S. December 99.
There were 1,205 cases brought In
the city court, which Is a larger num
ber by considerable than ever before
In any one year, and would indicate
that the police have b?en vigilant r,nd
active in the discharge of their duty.
There have been 3.14 people given
quarters during the year, the largest
number being 478 In January, -bile
titers have been 469 in December. There
were 166 store doors found open during
the year and made fast by the police
or the owners notified.
LIBRARY CATALOGUE "
Prepared for Dwight C. Kilbourn of
East Litchfield.
Dwight C. Kilbourn has just had a
very attractive catalogue published of
The Americania in his private library
at his home at East Litchfield. The
front cover bears the Kilbourn family
coat of arms. In the preface Mr. Kil
bourn says: ."I am not a book collector.
I have, during a long, busy life, en
deavored to save from destruction old
historic .books and. pamphlets. Most of
those in my collection have been
bought in old piles o trash at country
auctions. The books I have gathered
together In this way thowwhat may be
accomplished in years of careful sav
ing and selection." The catalogue is.
of 85 pages and contains 931 Items,
represents not less than 2.000 separate
volumes and pamphlets, all relating to
American history. Besides these Mr.
Kilbourn states that he has probably
two or thrse thousajsi pamphlets not
catalogued. mt of which relate to
Connecticut.
Tolland. Rev. and Mrs. R. M.
French and children are the gueats of
reia-tlvM la AlidOUtown.
Sermon by Rev. Mr. Carey
This hour should be one full of deep
and steadfast joy. We go forward noi
alone, but wita a friend and guide cioaa
at hand, a God of mercy and right
equsness, faithfulness and Justice. God
Is merciful and will not let us be
tempted beyond what wc can endure.
His righteousness stands like the
strong mountains. His judgment
judges not by those surface tests by
which our eves too often are blinded:
It reaches to the very bottom of man's
heart. Who shall ba afraid when he
knows that his life and future are in
the hands of sucii a God as this.
Who can doubt that the coming year
shall be a happy one, when its days
and events are directed and controlled
by one whose love and power are lim
itless as the sky and strong as the
rocks and hills. Trial and sorrow shall
have no power upon - the soul who
walks with God. Let us take heart
and courage, my friends, as the mid
nignt hour sounds and the new year
begins for you and me. May it be a
year for us of genuine deeper love for
G-od and righteousness, and filled with
kindly words and deeds to one anoth
er, of firmer belief In the mercy and
faithfulness and 'righteousness and
judgment of your God and mir-iv
As the watchwords of the year to
come, !Te gave to them those strong
words of one who served and trusted
In God: Thou will keen him in perfect
peace whose mind is stayed on thee.
because he trustcth in three. Trust
in the Lord forever, for in the Lord
Jehovah is everlasting strength.
Following the sermon there was a
hymn, the service closing at 12.0
o'clock with the recessional.
At Christ and Trinity Episcopal
churches there will be holy communion
this morning.
The services at St. Andrew's church
Thursday night were attended )r.
many. There was a period of silent
prayer from midnight until 12.f'5
o'clock, after which there was holy
communion.
At Mt. Calvary Baptist church ser
vices were conducted' by Rev. Lee C
Parrlsh of Boston anil there was u
large attendance.
WEST NOT DISTUREED,
AS HAS BEEN THE EAST.
A. P. Lathrop Finds Conditions Uni
formly Strong on Six Weeks' Inspec
tion Trip.
Aianson P. Lathrop, vice president of
tne American Light & Traction Co..
who has just returned from a tour of
inspection of that company's proper
ties, talked hopefully of the situation,
says the Wall Street Journal.
"During my trip, lasting about six
weeks," said Mr. Lathrop, "I inspected
our properties in Detroit, Grand Rap
ids, Madison, Milwaukee, Jlusk'fcoa.
St. Joseph, St. Paul, San Antonio anj
elsewhere with the view of learning at
first hand prospects and needs of the
individual companies. It was very
gratifying to find conditions as uni
formly strong as they are. The west
did not suffer from the panic to the
same degree as the east; and, as a
banker In St. Paul said, had the coun
try banke-s not read the papers de
scribing the unsettled conditions in the
east, it is doubtful if thfre would have
been any disturbance whatever in the
west. Financially, the west has grown
to a degree little realized, and it is be
coming more and more independent of
New 1 ork. Take tt. Paul, for exam
ple. When we first be;ame interested
in our property in that city, nine years
ago, tha t iree largest banks had de
posits of about S3. 000, 000 to $3,500,000
each. Knw they have about JlO.OiiO.
00O to $12,000,000 each. This is rep
resentative of many other centers in
the west."
Asked whether any considerable con
struction work was contemplated by
the compfny, Mr. Lathrop replied:
"Only routine work and a few small
extensions are necessary. Our proper
ties have ben well maintained and
nothing extraordinary is required. No
large construction work Is contemplat
ed. Earnings of all our properties are
very satisfactory. They generally show
Increases over last year, and the out
look Is for continued improvement."
Mr. Lathrop is a son of Mrs. Jabez
Lathrop of Washington street.
LODGE SUES.
Endeavors
to Collect Debt
Thirty Years.
Due for
Relief lodge, No. 86, I. O. O. F.,
of New Haven, has instituted a civil
suit against Ellen Reynolds Clyne,
Annie Reynolds Kenney, Michael J.
Reynolds and John F. MeHugh, execu
tor of the estate of John Reynolds,
claiming foreclosure of a mortgage on
property in Monroe street. New Ha
ven, and claims possession of the
mortgaged premises. The case is re
turnable to the court of common
please the first Tuesday in January.
It is alleged in the complaint that
November 23, 1875. Ellen Beirne owed
Stephen E. Thompson the sum of $40u,
as evidenced by his note on said date.
Ellen Beirne mortgaged to Stephen
Thompson property in Monroe street,
and on June 22, ISSl. a quit claim deed
was given, conveying the property by
Ellen Beirne to John Reynolds. Jan
uary 14, 18S2. Stephen E. Thompson
quit claimed as assignment of mort
gage to Relief lodge. No. 86, I. O. O. F.
On April 21. 1891. John Reynolds died
and the defendant. John F. M-Hugh,
qualified as executor of the wll. The
estate, it is claimed. Is still unset
tled. By the will of John . Reynolds, the
property was devised to E'.len M. Rey
nolds, Annie A. Reynolds and Michael
J. Reynolds. Ellen M. Reynolds is
row wife of J. E. Clyne and Annie E.
Reynolds is wife of Thomas F. Ken
ney. BIG INCREASE
In Value of Property When Bought by
City of Waterbury.
A peculiar situation is revealed in
a study of the relative values placed
on the property of Emerson M. Hotch
kiss on Cedar street, Waterbury, which
was taken by the city for park pur
poses and for which the superior court
recently awarded him damages of $53,
000, says the Waterbury Republican.
Mr. Hotchkiss asked $75,000.
The assessors put the property In
the tax lists at $28 200. The board of
assessors is composed of three men,
Martin J. McEvoy, William E. Beecher
and Timothy J. Carmody. Tha board
of assessment, when it awarded darn-
'ages to Mr. Hotchkiss, gave him $35,-
uuit, or zd per cent, more than the as
sessors valued it. The bureau of as
sessment is also composed of three
men, Alderman Louts E. Fitzsimons,
Alderman John F. Gallagher and Jacob
Musler.
The superior court, when Mr.
Hotchkiss aprealed. gave him dam
ages of $53,000.. nearly twice as much
as the assessors had: him taxed for.
. . JOY RIDE ;.
in Burning of Automobile on
Lonely Country Roa"d.
Ends
A four passenger automobile owned
by Peter Brauneis of Danbury was al
most totally destroyed by fire early
Monday morning, near Wilton, accord
ing to the Danbury News. The ma
chine was loaned by Mr. Brauneis to
John Butler of New York, a chauffeur
formerly employed in this city. Mr.
Butler. In company with three com
panions, drove tie wi tamf,or4 and
NO CRIME COAAITTED
When You Kill the Deadly Dandruff
Microbes.
Take care of your hair or be sorry
later on. If it is in good condition
now keep it that way.
Many a man now bald or afflicted
with, a wig would have a full head of
luxuriant hair if he had used a good
hair tonic in his younger days.
He wore.
a WIG
AZO ALL
'THE WORLD
fAm IT."
Healthy hair must h.ve nourish
ment, or in time it will surely die and
fall ot.
The best hair nourisher, invigorator
and dressing known to science today
is Parisian Sage.
The Lee & Osgood Co. sells it and
guarantees it to cure dandruff, stop
falling hair or Itching of the scalp in
two weeks, or money back.
It is highly praised by thousands of
ladies because it is the only hair dress
ing that makes the hair soft, silky and
luxuriant. Parisian Sage is the only
hair treatment that reaches the roots
of the hair. It kills the germs, puts
new life into the roots, and brightens
up the hair. The price is only 5ftc
a large bottle at The Lee & Osgood
Co.'s, or direct by express, ail charges
prepaid, from the American makers,
Giroux Mfg. Co., Buffalo. N. Y. (8)
the party was returning to this city
when the fire occurred.
About half a mile below Wilton sta
tion something happened to one of the
tires of the machine and the car was
stopped. Mr. Butler found that it
wo'ild be necessary to jack up tha car
and remove the tire, and t lie jack had
just been placed beneath the axle when
there was! a burst of flames from be
neath the car. Mr. I'.uetler and his
companions made an effort to beat out
the fire, but the b'aze, fed by gasoline,
grew so hot that they were driven
away from the machine. Mr. Butler's
face was scorched and his eyebrows
h-inged. The flames spread to the wood
en buly of the car in a few moments.
It was impossible out there on a coun
try road to procure anything to Merit
tho fire with successfully and little
iDulil be d ne but remove from the
machine whatever could be reached and
then stand by and watch the destruc
tion of the car. When the 'fire burned
itself out only the metal parts were
left. How nu'ar useless are engine and
portions of the running- prar will have
to be determined by machinists, but it
is believed that there will be little sal
vage. Mr. But'er came to Danbury by train
and renorted the Pre to Mr. Rraunies.
He said that the fire apparently start
ed from a leak in the piping beneath
the body of the car. The loss, if total,
will be about $1,000.
"What I want," said the fretful
magnate, "is to find some way of for
getting my trouhlos." "That is very
easy," "yiFwered- Mr. Dustin Stax. "G.'t
them to nut you in the witness ctwir
during a. trust investigation." Wash
inetin Star.
FCaTLAi,, MAINE, CHILD
111, Weak and Emaciated, He
ctored to Health by Vinol
"Our little daughter, six years of age,
after a severe atiack of tho measles,
which developed into pneumonia, was
left pitifully thin.;weak and emaciat
ed. She had no appetite, end her stom
ach was so weak, it could not retain
food. She lay In this condition lor
weeks, and nothing the doctor pre
scribed did a bit of good, and we wera
beginning to think she would never re
cover. "At this time wo commenced to give
her Vinol, and the effect was marvel
ous. The doctor was amazed at her
progress, and when we told him, we
were iving her Vinol, he replied, 'It
is a fine remeily, keep it tip.' We did
so, and she recovered her health and
strength months before the doctor
thought she could." J. W. Flasg,
Portland, Me.
Vinol cures conditions like this be
cause In , natural manner it increases
the appetite; tones up the digestiva
organs, makes rich, red blood, and
Btreng'hens every crfran in the body.
STEINER'S PHARMACY. Norwich
CLEIICE SALE
Porterhouse Steak, lb 16s
Sirloin Steak, lb 14c
3est Rib Roast, lb 15c
Nice little Pork Loins, lb 10c
5 pounds Honeycomb Tripe 25c
5 pounds Pigs' Feet 25s
A Barrel of Good Bread Flour... $5 00
Plenty of Native Sparerib.
Home-made Sausages.
A fine line of Native Chickens, Fovls,
Geese, Turkeys. Ceiery) Oranges and
Nuts.
ALL GOODS DELIVERED.
Telephone 267. 36 Franklin St.
janld
GEO. A. DAVIS
A Happy Nsw Year
To Everybody.
"My coming drives the blues away,
'Twill prove a bright red letter day."
Billiken.
Send your friends "Billi
ken" and start the New Year
right.
We have some remain
ders which we shall close
out at very attractive prices.
See advertisement Saturday.
GEO. A. DAVIS,
25-29 Broadway
Jan Ida vr
Hebron. The large two-story house,
situated at' the top of Raymond Hill,
on the road between Turnerville and
Hebron, and occupied by Mr. Acker
and family, was burned to the ground
at S o'clock Christmas morning. Some
of the furniture on the first floor was
saved. The building was Insured.
BORN.
JOH'S0!V In Norwich, Dee. ti. 1908, a
daughter to Mr. and Mrs. Henry D.
JohnBon.
MANNING In South Windham. Dec.
30, a daughter to Mr. a,nd Mrs. E. K.
Manning.
MARRIED.
ADtM! PEMJI.ETOM In this city,
Dec. 31. by Hev. Peter C. Wright,
Joseph Stoddard Adams of this city
and- Miss Fannie Thompson Pendle
ton of North Stonington.
MUSHLI. CI. AUK In Jewett rity,
Dec. .11, 1908. by the Rev. J. If. Kit;: -maurlce,
Alfred Marsha'l of Norwa-n
and Mrs. Eva Roberts Clark of Jew
ett City.
KOllF.ItTS fi 4,1.1.11 In New Hart
ford. Dec. 24, Arlhiir I'.obrrts of Jew
ett City and Miss Susie A Gallup of
New Hartford.
DIED.
SYLVIA In Taunton. Mass.. Dec 31,
Frank V. Pylvia.
Funeral on the arrival of 2.10 train,
Main street station. Saturday after
noon. KCOir.lf In this city, Dec. 31. Kath
erine. widow of John Kcoimh.
Funeral from the parlors of M. Honri
gan Saturday morning at 8.30. Re
quiem mass at Pt. Patrick's church at
9 o'clock. Burial private.
CnnnvKM. In Center Barnistead. N.
If.. Dec. 30. 1 nos. Maggie Deardon,
wife of G. IT. Cogswell.
Interment In Yantlc cemetery. Norwich,
this (Friday) afternoon on the ar
rival of the 2 o'clock train.
CHURCH In Montville. Dec. 31. 190S,
Amos O. Church, need 78 years.
Funeral services st his late residence
Saturday afternoon, Jan. 2, at ?
o'clock.
WEBB In this city, Dec. 29. l!fS
Richard If. Wehh, nt-ed 80 years.
Funeral services at the chapel roorns
of Henry Allen & Son this (Friday)
afternoon at 2 o'clock.
CHURCH & ALLEN
15 riain Strsel,
Funeral Directors
AND
EmbalmGTs.
Lady Assistant
Telephone call f S-S.
Henry E. Church.
JulylSdaw
Wm. Smith Allea.
Full Dress Suits,
Prince Albert Suits and Tuxedos
a specialty.
Cut prices on Winter Suits and Over
coats. C. IL Mclterson, 128 R'aia St.
dec21d
KING QUALITY
THE SHOE OF SHOES FOR MEN.
See the New Big Stick Toe in paten;,
gun metal calf and calf, $4.00.
Sold onlv hv
FRANK A. TILL,
Telephone. 104 Main Strast.
To All a Happy
and Prosperous
New Year.
CIR STORE V.TIl CLOSE
AT K.00N.
Annual
Clearance Sale
COMMENCES
Tom:rrowrJorn;n3
Jan. 2, 1929
The F. A. Wells Co.
The Store of Good Clothes.
Janld
For Sale
The fine Cottage House and Barn
No. 183 Broad Street. House is newly
shingled and painted outside and in,
and has ten rooms and bath. Very de
sirable property. Will be sold on very
easy terms.
Inquire E. A. PRENTICE,
86 Cliff Street.
Janld
BUY A BOTTLE OF
Golden Wedding Whiskey
TE0S. fl. lYILSO.V, 73 Fracklla
dec2Ud
DENTISTRY
The dental business established by
my brother, whose assistant I was for
many years, will be continued by ma,
assisted by Dr. V. D. Eldred.
It will be a pl'-asuie tu gev the former
customers of ny brother and as many
new ones as will favor me with their
patronane. Kxtruetlng 2,,c and up
novlSd DR. C1IAS ??. ELDR3D.
THKRE is no advertising merfium In
Eastern Connecticut equal to The Eul
luu fer business raaults.
y.lRPOY & McGARBY,
Norwich, Conn.
WE WISH YOU ALL
A HAPPY
AND PROSPEROUS
NEW YEAR.
This store is open until noon tods.
Begin the New Year right by saving
$5.00 on- your new overcoat. You can.
save easily $5.00, and on some over
coats more, if you tako advantage o
our Marked-Down Sale.
Come In this morning.
Janld
Saturday.
Positively the Last Day
Japanese
China
d your own price.
Tokio Japanese China Co.,
21 Broadway.
Janld
$15.00
buys a 17 J;wel Hamilton
movement in a 20-year goli
filled case.
$10.00
buys a Waltham movement
in a 20-year gold filled case.
m i cum,
Franklin Squaie.
decSOJ
Rogers
Stain Floor
Finish
The
Aluch Imitated
NEVER
Equalled Finish
The Best Finish
for
Furniture, Floor
and
Interior Wood Work
of all kinds.
1
C Remember the name -Rogers"
b when you Pant, Stala or
3 Varnish.
8
45 and 47
Commerce Street.
ftr"
Felt Boots
Coon-tail Knit Boots
Wales-Goodyear Felt Boots
Ball-Band Felt Boots
Lumbermens' Stockings
Boys' and Youths' Felts
Theae are all first quality good
and made for hard service.
THE GEO. W.-HES GO.
dec28daw
DO IT NOW
Is the bet thing any property ewtief
can do. Don't wait until cold, had
weather con.es before niaklnj neces
fuiy .'ai; npbiis. If ye have nor
work begin today by getting; our fl
ur.es.
: STETSON V VOUNO.
u3l4 Untrai Whr

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