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Ko. S— Of pale pink soft Bilk, stole fronts of filet net. embroidered with large pink roses.
— (The Ladles' Field.
Meals on Co- Operative Plan.
Mrs. Bertha L. Grimm, of Mansfield. Ohio. is. so
far as knovrn. the only woman who has solved
the problem of co-operative housekeeping in a way
wlilch both makes money for her and raves money
to her customers. She does this by serving hot
meals to families who live in their own houses.
but pay her weekly board as if they boarded in her
house. She is enabled to do this by an invention
which will keep a meal perfectly hot and fresh for
caany hoars, with r.o "kept warm" taste.
Mrs. Orimrn bepan in December. ISOI, with five
families, vd.o boarded with her by the week. The
business was a new one to her. and she did not
wish it to grov.- rapidly, so she made no efforts to
advertise it.
Last summer she took care of a golf club of 225
members, which opened May 1. Golfers are hungry
folk, end she supplied their wants from a sand
wich to a banq-jft, sending the food from her
own kitchen, me miles distant, and keeping
an attendant at the clubhouse to take charge
of the receptacles upon their arrival. Last win
ter Mrs. Grimm served hot meals at schools, ex
press offices, pnateMsis., stores and business of
Rush of Visitors Continues — Bass
Bite Freely.
Mount Pocor.o, Perm., Auc. U (Special).—
August \9 half over and still the rush con
tinues to Urn various resorts on the Pocono
plateau. So great is the demand for quarters
in and about Canadensiß that tents have been
pat up for Bleeping accommodations. Social af
fairs continue numerous and the bass are bit
ing freely.
Mr. and Mrs. H. M. Noe, of New- York, have
enjoyed a week's stay at the Montanesca, Mrs.
L Moore and Miss Moore, with Mr. and Mrs.
E. Moore, of Trenton, will spend August at the
Mont&nesca. Mrs. I. Moore has reached the ago
of ninety-two. Mrs. A. O'Brien, of New- York
City, after touring Canada and through the
takes, has returned to the Montanesca for
August. Miss Corse and Mrs. Melvln, of New-
York City, are at the Montanesca for a long
stay. Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Anderson. Miss An
derson and Miss F. Fordham, of Mount Vernon,
N". V., ore at the Montanesca for an extended
visit. Brooklynltes registered at the Montanesca
are Mrs. C. Perry and Miss Perry. Mrs. G. F.
Harris, Miss M. Harris, Mis*' L,. and Miss M.
Vredenburgh. of New-York, are at the Mon
tantsca. Mrs. H. L,. Thompson and Miss A. J.
Brown, of Brooklyn, are enjoying their second
■eason at the Montanesca. S. F. White has
tees entertained at the Montanesca by his uncle
and Mat, Br. and Mrs. 6. W. Fay, of New-
Miss E. Eppena, Miss M. E. Eppens, Miss X*
- El'peni and Mrs. Eppens are a quartet of New-
Yorkers at the Pocono Mountain House. Mr.
W'd Mrs. G. P. Orton, of New-York, recently ar
*lv*d at the Pocono Mountain House for the
season. The leap year dance at the Pocono
Mountain House was greatly enjoyed by all who
Participated. Mr. and Mrs. William J. Foley. of
New-York, are epending the month at the
**ocono Mountain House. A quartet of New-
Yorkers at the Pocono Mountain House are the
*i*ee* Pauline. Clara and Emma Bchmltt and
A- H. Echmitt.
Miss L. Jones. Miss E. Jones and Miss E. J.
fcnea, of Brooklyn, sre at the Ontwood. Mr.
fed Mr?. Herbert Garßl3e and Frank Garclde,
*t New-Tor* City. are at the Oniwood. J. J.
Mteor.. of Jersey City, Is among the late comers
fct the vood. At the progressive Jack Hor-
Ocr euchre held ut the Ontwood each player
■"■on a prize. At the Ontwood for the season
» Mrs J. F. Preston, of New-York. Robert L.
■hap* and L. K. Moatz. two architects of New-
Tork City, are at the Ontwood for a long stay.
Mrg. L. Jordan. Miss Jordan, Mrs. C. Platt.
■r. and M: C. S. Baker, H. L. Clements. James
Qsxrttn. Mrs. M. Curran and Lester L. Davis are
Yorkers at the Mount Pleasant House.
Mr. o-,d Mrs. Chllds and two daughters, of
Brooklyn, are at the Mountain Cottage for an
Wended period.
C. E. Totten. of BrooWyn, is a recent arrival
*t th* Laurel Inn.
The baeeball game between the Pocono Moun
tain House and the r-nwood team of the Water
Gap was won by the latter by a score of 22 to 7.
Mr. and Mrs. D. C. Bone of Brooklyn, will
Rake th»- Park House their home In the moun
tain* for a few weeks.
»?•• Light and Miss L. Clark, of New- York,
••* at the Belmont House.
«■ I Willis, of New- York City, is again at
the a , r view House.
alas Alice M. Rollins, of Brooklyn, has Joined
•■• New- York contingent at the Swlftwater.
*les McCarter and Mis- F. McCarter, of New
fork, are at the Swift water.
The entsoal reunion of the Haymakers at the
■•■ont was held at Sky Farm on Monday,
*»**ff« Wlndram. of Brooklyn, was re-elected
president; Mies C. P. Homer, of Philadelphia.
'55 :■• . • Mr». L. C. Dean, of Philadelphia,
•^rfctary, and Miss A. B. Mulcaby. of New- York
*"'}*• treasurer.
*k« bstcball game between Swiftwater and
flees. She sends out one meal or 200 croquettes for
a luncheon. She serves club banquets during the
season, or sends out both dinner and supper to
picnic parties. She has extended her business to
Plttsburg, and has been Invited by the faculty of
the State University at Columbus to open a branch
As Mrs. Grimm is the only person known to have
made ■ financial success in managing meals of this
character, her experience is valuable. But many
other thiiißs besides serving meals hot are neces-
Fary to success, chief among them bring home
cooking and successful methods in delivering.
Absolute cleanliness is of course a necessity in
every catering bulness; bat promptness In delivery
is equally necessary in this, and It is not bo easy to
be prompt wht-n tho meuls are sent to the cus
tomers as when the customer* come for their
'"Mansfield Is like many other places," said Mrs
Grimm in recounting her experience. "Domestic
help is scarce, and this led to discussion among tho
women in a club to which I belong, of some prac
tical method of co-operative housekeeping. I be
came interested and sent for ono of the receptacles,
to test its powers. I found it would retain heat
for hours, anO eventually ordered twenty nnd began
to s<»rve five families, who boarded with me by the
"I serve one soap, one meat, two vegetables and
dessert as the regular dinner for families boarding
fresco result?'! in the former's victory by a
score of lfi to 11. George Goennorl, of Atlanta,
ma<le two borne runs-.
Miss A. C T^eadwell, of New-Tork, lately ar
rived at the Mount Aiiy House.
Making Read if for Gayety of Horse
Show Week.
Bar Harbor, Me., Aug. 13 (Special).— The social
season Is now well on its way to the climax that
will be reached in the horse show, to take place on
Tuesday. Wednesday and Thursday next week. The
principal sporting event of the season took place
at the Kebo Valley Club this week— the annual
open golf tournament There were a number of
well known golfers in the running, and some keen
sport was developed.
Tennis and yachting are holding up their end of
it In spite of the popularity of golf, and a num
ber of tennis tournaments and sailing races are
scheduled for the summer. On Friday the annual
water sports were held at the swimming pool, and
they proved Interesting and popular.
Horse show week is always the gayest of the Bar
Harbor season, and this year promises to be no
exception to the well established rule. There are
a large number of horses entered from some of the
best stables la (few-York, Boston and Philadel
phia, among which are a number of last winter's
blue ribbon winners.
On Tuesday evening last Mr. and Mrs. Edward
Coles entertained In honor of Miss Alice Roose
velt, who la the guest of Mr. and Mrs. Walter
Damrosch at Btanwood. The guests were Mr. and
Mrs. Robbins, Mr. and Mrs. J. Brooks Ftnno, Mr.
and Mm. H. L. Eno, Mr. and Mrs. Madeira, Miss
Van Rensselaer and Mr. Duncan. Another dinner
on Tuesday evening was that given at Edgemere
by Mr. and Mrs. Christian Ha use. Those present
were Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hitt, Mr. Brun. Mr.
Stuart. Miss McCorralck. Mr. Todd. Countess Cas
sinl. Miss Townsend. Mr. Schuyler Schieftelin. Miss
Lawrence, Captain Joseph Wheeler. Jr.. Miss Cobb
and Mr. Rockwell.
The regular dinner at the Pot and Kettle was
given on Friday evening. All the members of the
club and guests were present.
Harold How entertained a party of friends at
the Belmont at luncheon on Tuesday. His guests
were Miss Caroline G. Gallatln. a. S. Gallatin,
Miss G. Mackay-Stnltli. B. C. Hoppln. Miss Alice
Miller and Miss Virginia Mackay-Smith. Mr. How
returned to Northeast Harbor with tho party, and
will be the guest of the Mackay-Smiths for a
Mrs. W. W. Seely and Miss Helen Seely have re
turned from New-York, where they have been
with Mies Grace Seely, who sailed for Europe this
week. The coming fall will witness the marriage
of Miss Seely and Mr. Rosebeck at the family resi
dence in Cincinnati.
Mrs. Hutchlnson gave a luncheon on Thursday.
Her guests were Mrs. Knott. of New- York: Mrs.
Henry Eno. Mrs. William Eno, Mrs. Harvey Inglls.
Miss Draper, Miss Perkins, Miss Archbold, Mrs.
Wadrworth, Mrs. Wellman and Mrs. Draper.
Mr. and Mrs. R. Hall McCormick gave a sailing
party on Tuesday and took out twenty-six guests
In the Creeclmoor.
Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Emery entertained at dinner at
the Turrets on Thursday evening. Their guests
were Counters Cassinl. Miss Wlnthrop, Miss Alex
ander, Miss Brlce. Miss Knowlton. Mr. Van Swind
em, Mr. Zlchy, Mr. Moore and Mr. Plnchot.
Miss Mildred Booth Grossman gave a pink and
white luncheon at the Swimming Club yesterday
for Mtsa Rhoda Emlen-Smith. Her other guests
were Miss Frances Livingston, Miss Eleanor Ames,
Miss Edith Holllns and Miss Elizabeth Auchincloss.
Others who gave- luncheons yesterday at tha club
wc-ro Miss Bell and Mrs. McMlchael.
A delightful affair was the party given by Mrs.
"William Dlsston and Miss Edith Taylor this week.
The guests sailed to Long Porcupine, where a 6
o'clock lunch in picnic style was served. Among
those present were Mrs. Taylor, Miss Josephine
Ogden. Mlas Hone, Miss Thorndlke. Miss Gurnee,
Miss Thouron. Miss Wizgs. Miss Hudson. Mr. and
Mrs. W. 1!. Nellson-Voss, Mr. Auerbach. Mr. Pulit
zer, Julien Wright, Schuyler Schlt-ffelin. Mr. Blrch
ead. Lieutenant Guy Cushman. J. P. Stewart. Mr.
Van RenEseloer and Mr. Kraemer.
Monday afternoon nearly all the leading mem
bers of the summer colony attended^ a reception
given at Brookend by Dr. and Mrs. Robert Abbe.
The affair was) in honor- of Governor ana Mrs.
Montague of Virginia, who are being entertained
Mr.' r an a n< Mrt rS Join b Harrlson gave a small din
ner at Faraway on Friday evening Their guests
were Mrs. Jackson. Mr. "id Mrs. Adams. Mi . and
Mrs Bpeyer Mr and Mrs. Hone and Dr. Vlbbert.
Mr dndMrZ Thomas A. Ilellly entertained at
dinner on Sunday evening at I Kowfing Green Their
guesta were i)r and Mrs. Smith. Dr. and Mrs.
Chapman, Mr. Cotton. Mr. Bush. Mr. Richardson.
Ml'% "rnlss Mrs. Ingeraoll, Mrs. Plerson, Mr.
Bobroff anfl Miss Snyder.
with me, with Ice cream and cake on Sunday. But
course dinners or luncheons, elaborate or simple,
can be served by this method. ouapio.
This is a business well adapted for women, and
a blessing with those left with children to support,
as they can keep their families together and make
a good living, utilizing the help of their children.
Also, if taken up on the co-operative plan by
twelve families having one central kitchen, they
would find that with one person at the head, two
Helpers and a boy to deliver, they could have home-
F\ a .r° " read and home cooked meals, homemade
Jellies, preserves and everything else, at less cost
than they could have them at home. There is a
waste In the individual kitchens, in the individual
tires and buying, the individual servants, that Is
saved m the central kitchens. A person can cook
for twelve families about as easily as for one. If
she understands her business and has the facili
"I feel sure the time is near when there will
be a central kitchen in every city. It will .be a
necessity for the happiness of the American home.
The domestic service problem grows more and
more difficult to handle every year. Nine-tenths
of all the women who keep servants keep only
one. It is to this class, the great middle class of
Americans, that the central kitchen would appeal.
It is almost impossible to get a general servant
who is a good cook. This Is not strange. Sweeping
and scrubbing, washing dishes, tending the furnace
carrying coal— all this is comparatively unskilled
labor. It can be learned and done by the raw im
migrant girls whom tho American house has
to take into her kitchen. But cooking is a highly
skilled trade, and one of the most Important in
the world. The health of the nation depends on it.
A woman who has the brains to make a good cock
will not be a general servant. She will not work
for what the average housewife who keep? cne
servant Is able to pay. She will not bo a servant
at all, unless in a wealthy family, or in some big
"You cannot get a woman of education and re
finement to enter domestic service of any descrip
tion, because of the loss of social position which it
involves. It Is not tho cooking they object to. it is
the stigma. I have Been women of high attain
ments teaching cooking schools. Hut they would
not enter a family to cons: at ten times the nalary.
Bat such women could be minagers of central
kitchens, If they had the capital to start and the
bead to organize them. They would retain their so
cial position then, as they do now. They vould
not be 'hired girls,' but managers of a business.
There would be no such trouble to get help in a
central kitchen as there is in a house. Th» nelpers
would live at home and come and leave at regular
hours, like girls in any other employment. There
is no trouble in getting waitresses in restaurants.
It Is the loneliness of domestic service, the separa
tion from their own people, the absence of Individ
ual time that they can call their own. and the
everlasting social stigma, that keep smart girls
out of domestic pervlce. Domestic service has pot
to be reorganized, and conducted on the same
basis as any other. Then there will be Just as
many girls waiting to go Into It as there are into
the stores and factories. And, eventually, as more
and more scientific study Is put into cooking and
food values, women who now go into offices and
schools will turn their attention to the business of
food supply.
"The difficulties of getting cooking done have
made the Increase In boarding house life. But the
boarding house does not fill the want, no matter
how Kood it is.
"It Is rot home, and It Is no place to bring up
children. All right minded married couples want
their own home, no matter how modest. The
trouble In this home Is not the washing. That
can be admirably done outside. It is not the
care of the house. With the help of a scrub
woman one day in the week, almost any woman
who now keeps one servant could do that for
herself. Or the present raw, untrained servant
will do well enough for that under the mistress's
direction. It is tho cooking, and particularly the
dinner. Breakfast Is a simple meal. So Is
luncheon, with the man of the house generally
lunching downtown. It is the dinner that bothers'.
Secure of a woll cooked, promptly delivered
dinner every day. many a housewife who is now
at her wits' ends to run her house with incom
petent help could get along without any j help
at all.
"Living at restaurants does not fill the bill at
all. It is too expensive in the first place. I am
talking of people of moderate means, not of rich
people, who don't need any help. If you live
at restaurants you have got to pay your own
rent, and you have go', to pay your proportion of
the restaurant man's rent besides, as well as the
service and everything else that goes to keep
op the restaurant. Then, while first class cafes
am fine, they cost abominably, and poor res
taurants are terrible. The meats all taste alike.
You wonder If they are all cooked in the same
pan. You wonder what the kitchen looks like-.
The surroundings ate unpleasant, the cooking Is
bad, And while in largo cities one can usually
•JUcover seme piace> where he or sh« can eat In
comfort. In small cttr«s. and especially In villages,
where almost every one lives In his own home,
there Is a little choice in eating places.
"The central kitchen, with actual home cooking.
is the only thing to fill tho want. I would like
to *cc th« women of the country systematize
their housework, as men have systematized their
business. Our present methods of housekeeping
are th* some as If every farmer hauled his own
crop to market, instead of shipping it by the rail
roads. Yet there is a psychological reason under
It. Every family wants Its own home. and so far
no way has t*-»>n found to have It, except by
doing tbe cooking in th» bouse or "going out to
moals." which isn't the same thing at .'.H. There
is « psychological effect *nln«d by the family
crUhered nrcund its own family table, which Is
lost in boarding house or restaurant eating."
ft /•ATI I /"Ml 111 111 tIV f IPP ' utP!l - A stop-off at the Hotel Cbamplaln makes a
II (I ll* I I 11 Mil AI > MM' delightful break In the Journey, and many person!
II 1 l.i. vlKi.'ii li.n.i JLiIl i- • take advantage of It to drive over to the Au Sable
Chasm, which la considered one of the three great
natural wonders east of the Rockies.
The Hotel t.'hamplaln Is a convenient point for
tourists planning trips to the White Mountains.
I-.ikf teorse, Lake Champlaln. the Adirondack!
or Canada, and that the fact Is fast becoming
appreciated Is shown by the great number of visit
ors arriving dally.
Arrivals at the Hotel Champlaln from New- York:
Mr. and Mrs. F. Lamond. Miss Marjorle Lamond.
Mrs. Mary K. Barker. Lincoln Barker. John Bam
bey. Mr. and Mrs. Henry F. Miller. Robert M.
Miller. Marshall H. Mallory. Edward F. Hart. Mr
and Mrs. W. IX Cornish. Mrs. E. C. Tllney. Mrs. I*
O'Brien, Miss O'Brien, Mrs. C. G. O'Brien. Mrs. R.
K. McDonnell, Mr. and Mrs. D. R. Gale. W. H.
Arnold. Mrs. Arnold. Mr. and Mrs. George H.
Stone, Miss Stone. Robert Goodbody. Miss Good
body, Miss H. F. Goodbody, Mrs. Henry C Bryan.
Miss Marjory Bryan, Mr and Mrs. \v. D. Moffatt.
Mr. and Mrs. A D. Hill. Mr. and Mrs. A. Little.
Wlnslow I>ittlo. A. Little, jr.. Mrs. E. A. Hoffman.
Mrs. Whitman. Alfred Whitman. A. H. Harllngton.
Mrs. M. W. Orr. Mrs. L. D. TonnHe. Miss Ton
nel*. John L. Tonncl*. John I* TonnelS. Jr., Mrs.
N. Hall, Mrs. Klmball. Mrs. L« Roy Andrews. Mr?.
H. Swartz, Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.,
Mrs. H. J. D.ivlson and Miss B. 1.. Bayne.
Many Means by Which It Is Made
Hotel Champlain. K. 1 , Aug. 13 (Speclal).-A j
series of interesting golf matches has held the at
tention Of lovers of the sport this week. The most
important of them was the match between a plc*M
team of the Stevens House Golf Club from Lake
Placid and a team of the Hotel Champlain Golf j
Club, played over the tatter's course.
Perfect weather favored the players ar.d a large
party of visitors came down from Lake Placid to
witness the game. Th« contest was a close one
throughout, and the Stevens team was 4 up until
W. D. Moftatt, of the Champ'aln team, turned in
bis card showing that he had his opponent 9 down,
thus turning the score In favor of the Hotel Cham- j
plata team, placing them 5 up.
Clock golf is popular with the children here, two
tournaments having been played this week on the
turf in front of the hotel.
Miss Mary Lelsenrlng offered prizes for the first
tournament, and twenty youthful competitors en- ;
tered the lists. The first prize was won by Master !
Harold Danzlnger, of New-Orleans, and the second |
prize by Master Everett Cooke. of Patenon. N. J.
After tho game the players were entertained In the \
grotto by Miss Lclsenring.
William Runkle. of Plainfleld. N. J.. gave a clock
golf party on Tuesday to the children and offered
several prizes. A large "galltry" seated about the ■
circle watched the contest and presented a pretty
picture on the lawn.
Miss Mary Leisenrlng won the girls' first prize. .
Miss Elizabeth Grlges won second prize. Master I
Newcomb Baker, a youngster in kilts, aged seven,
raptured the boys' first prizo and Master E. J.
Gorman won the second prize.
On Tuesday. August 16. the Squirrel Club is to
hold a saio of fancy ai tides In the sun parlor of
the Hotel Champlain for the benefit of the Home
for Friendless Children in Plattsburg. This squir
rel club is an organisation of young children who
spend many hours in a cedar bower where the
little chipmunks play about fearlessly and eat nuts
and goodie, from the hands of their youthful pro
tectors. Feeding the squirrels is their pastime, but
they also give heed to the hungry and homeless
little souls of earth. Last year their sale netteO
nearly $300 for that object, and this year they hope
to do as well. The offlcors of the club are: Presi
dent. Mary Leisenring; vice-president, Elisabeth
Grlggs; treasurer, Kathryn M. Booth; secretary,
Everett Cooke; housekeeper, Janet Griggs; chief
squirrel feeder, Martha Reynolds.
A. Lichtenheln. of New-York, added considerable
Interest to the regular weekly handicap of the
Hotel Champlain Golf Club by offering three prlres
for the best gross scores in addition to those put
up by the club. The LJciitenhein prizes were. won
by W. D. Klrker, 81: C E. Johnson, 84, and William
Runkle. 9«. Th<j club trophy cups were won by W.
D. Moffatt, net score 80. Second prize was tied at 79
by U. D. Klrker. C. E. Johnson. A. D. Hill. C. 8.
Hallowell and Robert Goodbody. In tho play-off
Klrker and Goodbody tied again at 81. This last tie
has not yet been played off.
Much attention is paid to the floral display made
here. Every morning the head guardener and hla
assistants cut the day's supply of flowers for the
vasts la the hotel parlors and corridors. Bouquets
are alao sent to the rooms of tho women patrons
of the hotel. Wild ferns from the adjacent woods
dROBe«,d R08e«, sw r eet ÜB peas and the flowers for the dining
room tables are cut In the evening and placed in the
refrigerator overnight. In the morning bouquets
are arranged for every one of the seventy-five
tables in the dining room, and the flower display
thus made adds greatiy to the cheerfulness of that
\vith U tho standard gauge on the Chateaugay
branch of the Delaware and Hudson Railroad a
new through car service to Lake Placid has been
established, doing away with a change of cars at
Platteburg, as in lormer years, and the Junction
point has been changed from Plattsburg to Bluff
Point, shortening, the distance to all Adirondack
Mountain points by several miles. As a result, or
the change, the Hotel Champlain has become the
transfer point for all this mountain travel in both
directions. A through parlor car service to and
from tha White Mountains Is in operation between
Fabvan's and Burlington, where close connection
is made with steamers of the Champlain Trans
portation Company for Hotel Champlain at Bluff
Point The trip across the lake on the steamer
Vermont reaulres only ono hour and fifteen mm
M J"" . oo £ mi " ha » proved that money can be
made in boarding families in this way at prices
less than they would pay in any boarding house
or restaurant which they would care to patron
ize. She lives two miles from the city of Mans
field, on a place where 3he raises her own fruit
and vegetables, putting up a great doal for win
ter use; makes her own butter, and raise* chick
ens by Incubators— things which, of course add
materially to the usefulness and proat of the
Universalists This Year Set Aside One Day
Especially for Women.
The Murray Grove Association of the Unlversallst
Church, which holds a series of meetings annually
nt Good Luck. M. J.. set apart this yeear for the
first time a day for women, and invited them to
tell all about their work and discuss their particu
lar problems. The women workers of the Unl
versallst Church, accordingly, determined to make
Woman's Day a memorable one.
Dame Nature herself smiled upon their cause
and blessed them with clear and delightful
weather.. Tbe locality, too, was a continual in
spiration, for near this spot was the birthplace of
the Universalist Church in America. When, l.i
1770, John Murray was cast ashore in a storm on
Barnegat Bay, he met Thomas Potter, who in
duced him to preach In a church which he had
built in readiness for the prophet whose corning
he had confidently expected. This was 'he flrst
Universalist sermon heard in America. Tho tude
house of worship exists no longer, though a build
On* of the most striking figures In the battle of Tellssu was a Cossack Amason. who used both
hands with equal skill.
(Drawn by A. Michael from mattrlai supplied br » Rns sUs eorrMpondant.)
Jefferson, N. H.. Aug. 13 (Special).— The Waum
bek and cottars, at Jcffrraen, N. H.. are entertain
ing a lolly company of guests thesp August days,
and. as in former years, the interest of a largo
majority Is centred out of doors, riding, driving,
tennis, golf, trap shooting and minor forms of
amusement occupying the attention of all. The
Waumbek Golf Club had its annual business meet
ing on Wednesday of this week, and the following
officers were elected: Isaac F. Rickey, of Trenton,
re-elected president; Judge Henry Stoddard. of
New-Haven, vice-president; Philip Rhlnelander. of
New- York, secretary: A. T. Compton. Jr., of New-
York, treasurer; C. E. F. McCaon. of New- York,
captain. Tho governing committee Includes the
officers and Charles L. Raymond and Dr. C. D.
Be van. of Chicago; J. Russell May, of Boston, and
Davison Lloyd, of Plttsburg, while the greens and
handicap committees Include C. E. F. McCann,
Judge Stoddard, Davlson Lloyd and Philip Rhine
Tho regular August gclf tournament for women
Is this year to be played over the ten hole course,
and begins Tuesday. August 16, with tho qualifying
round. The men's tournament begins Monday, Au
gust 23. thirty-six holes to qualify, and Includes
the usual three divisions, with cups offered by the
Waumbek management.
Judge Stoddard. with a handicap of eight, was
net 77 in the regular golf handicap last Saturday,
an easy winner of the cup. The regular women's
handicap on Wednesday of this week was won by
Miss Hartshorne. of New-York, playing the ten
hole part of the course.
There Is a great deal of sharp play on the tennis
courts and among the more expert players are
Mr and Mrs. C. Runyan, Jr.. of Elizabeth. N. J ;
C F. Schmidt. Jr.. of New-York; Miss Lloyd, of
Bernardsville. N. J.; the Misses Raymond, of Chi
cago; Miss Merrltt, of New-York; Dr. A. R. Mac-
Michael and tho Misses MacMlchael. of New-York,
and C. C. Long, of Washington.
Mr. and Mrs. C. E. F. McCann were host and
hostess at a Welsh rabbit party in the Bohemian
rooms on Thursday evening, their guests being
Dr. and Mrs. A. R. Mac Michael, the Misses Mac-
Mlclmei. Mr. and Mrs. C. Runyan, Jr.. Mr. and
Mrs. Francis G. Lloyd. Miss Lloyd, Herbert Lloyd,
Mrs. Henry 8. Brooks. Douglas Hartshorne. E. B.
Knowlton and Davlson Lloyd.
Greenwich, Conn.. Aug. 13 (Special).— The daily
registration at Edgewood Inn would Indicate that
the house has thus far had a particularly pros
perous season for what has in hotel circles been an
off year. Since the opening all desirable rooms
have been eagerly sought, and the management has
found it difficult to accommodate many former pa
trons. With the gradually increasing rurabers and
the many engagements now booked, it would ap
pear that for the remainder of the season the
Edgewood will be crowded.
The almost entire absence of humidity makes the
Edgewood Inn especially desirable to New York
business men. who hasten here each evening from
the city. Each morning flnd3 the. early riser out
through the beautiful walks over macadam roads
and wooded dells surrounding the inn. enjoying
the beautiful air for which Greenwich is noted.
Bridge whist continues to be a popular pastime at
the Elgewood. Each evening finds tha exchange
occupied by numerous parties of these enthusiasts.
who frequently "outwatch the bear" in playing off
the ever uresent "rubb«r."
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ing stands on the site it occupied, devoted 'o other
uses; but an attractive brick structure. t>uilt in
memory of Thomas Potter, stands in a beautiful
grove of oak trees-Murray Grove— and here the
faithful assemble every year. In this little church,
with the fresh breeze blowing through open doors
and windows, and the birds twittering outside, the
women of the Unlversallst Church gathered last
Tuesday for the flrst Woman's Day in the history
of the Murray Grove Association.
The company was not a large one. but it was
earnest and hopeful, and in one respect It probably
— (Blmek and Whit*.
Way 8 in Which Visitors to the
Springs Find Enjoyment.
Saratoga Springs. N. V., Aug. 13 (Special).—
The arrivals this week have greatiy exceeded
the departures, and the town Is reaching a con
gested condition. It would be difficult to imag
ine a more cosmopolitan throng than the thou
sands at present here in pursuit of health and
pleasure. The weather has averaged So degrees
in the shade at midday and 00 degrees at mid
night, figures that meet with general approval.
A reunion of th.» John C. Fremont voters. In
celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of tbe Re
publican pnrty, will be held In Convention Hall
on the evening of September 14.
August Betanont and several friends enjoyed a
trolley ride to Lake George and return on Sun
day last, where they were the guests of the
Hudson Valley Ft.Ulway Company, which,oper
i'.t^s one hundred miles of trolley In Saratoga,
Warren and Washington counties. The excur
sionists returned early In the evening and ex
pressed themselves is highly pleased with their
Jaunt, which WM through one of the most
picturesque parts of the Adirondack foothills.
Mr. and Mr 9. Clarence K. Maekay. Mr. and
Mrs. Howard Gould. Mr. and Mrs. John W.
Gates. Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Hawke. Mr. and
Mrs. W. S. Fanshawe. Orton Wells. Andrew
Miller. E. R. Thomas and Charles G. Gates are
included among those who have during the week
given dloner parties at Saratoga Lake road
Mrs. Helen M. Knlckerbacker. the widow of
Henry Knlckerbacker, of New-York, who owns
a summer place in Clrcular-st., this village, has
bought of the Dr. John A. Pearsall estate the
property adjoining It on the west. The Pearsall
buildings are to be removed and the property
incorporated with the Knlckerbacker grounds.
The clubhouse restaurant at the Union-aye.
running park of the Saratogu Racing Associa
tion is now kept open evenings to accommodate
dinner parties, who last season dined at Can
fleld's place, which is not opt?n this summer.
Tod Sloan, the Jockey, failed on Monday to
make a record breaking ride from Troy to Sara
toga, a distance of about thirty-two miles. He
transported his new French autocar by a Hud
son River boat from New-York to Troy, and at
the latter place he pulled his motor wide open,
headed for Saratoga. When he approached
Malta vllle, a hamlet a few miles from here, the
gasolene gave out, and there was none in sight.
Sloan was compelled to perch like a rallblrd on
his machine until a fanner with a slow team
could proceed to Ballston Spa. purchase ten
gallons of gasolene and return with it. When
the Jockey again got under motion he lost no
time in reaching this place.
The annual carnival for children will be the
leading attraction at Congress Spring Park on
Monday afternoon. It will be under the direc
tion of M. S. Frothingham. of New- York. There
will be "Old Mother Hubbard Pantomime Pict
ures." "Dances by Buster Browns" and "Dances
by Peacocks."
The oratorio of "Israel" will be given to
Bethesda Church on Monday evening.
William Shields, of New- York, has leased for
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differed from any gathering; of women which could
have been held by any other denomination. This
was in the number of women ministers present.
There are about sixty women preachers in the
Uatversalist Church at the present time, and three
of them came to this meeting— the Rev. Eliza T.
Haskins. of Brooklyn: the Rev. Inez L. Shlpman.
of Glrard. Perm.. and the Rev. Mrs. Irwln, of
Per.sacola. Fla.
Mrs. Irwin, who is the first woman to be ordained
to the Christian ministry in the South, always
wears a black silk gown when officiating in the pnl
plt. and was a striking and picturesque figure at
the conference. She spoke on women in the world
of to-day, and dwelt on the necessity of co-opera
tion between men and women in all the affair* of
life. She also pointed out that a woman's duties
were not ail to be found Inside the home.
"No woman worthy of the name." said Mrs. Ir
win, "would neglect her home duties for any other
eoject on earth, but she should not be asked to
sacrifice every outside interest to them. No child
requires a mother's constant presence-, and no hus
band should expect his wife to refrain from any
worthy work she feels. called upon to undertake,
even though it take her away from home some
times. Let him recognize that the world at largo
has claims upon her energy and | abilities, and let
him not hinder her when she would respond to its
call. Rather let him give her the same sympathy
and encouragement which he expects her to give
to him."
Mrs. Sarah D. Strlckler. of Philadelphia, uneMiiil
at the meeting. She Is president of the Pennsyl
vania State Board of the Woman's Centenary As
sociation, and her address was m;\lnly m behalf
of that organization, which derives its name and
origin from the centennial anniversary of fni
versallam. It is devoted *o missionary work,
which Includes the education o* students for the
ministry, the printing of denominational literature,
the helping of weak parishes, the assistance of
weak or disabled ministers, and the building of
churches, etc.
Dr. I. M. Atwood. general superintendent of TTnl
versallst churches, said that no took pride m. the
fact that his denomination has recognized the
right of women to a ■Drover neM 'han w.is once
accorded them. He said that c>-iperation b*.tw*en
men and women was nectM-jary to any effective
work in church or state.
> ,
The Ladles' Nursing Association, the Ladles'
Educational Society, the Ladies' Patriotic League
how terribly businesslike and Occidental they all
sound! But the "ladles" In each Instance are not
high-nosed, eyeglassed. strong minded Individuals,
but soft little Japanese women, clad In marvellous
flowered silks, with fans and skewers stuck
through their shiny black hair. One of the revela
tions cf the war between Japan and Russia has
been the patriotism and heroism latent in, . the
hearts of the Japanese women, from the Empress
down. The Ladles' Nursing Association, which is
an auxiliary to the Red Cross Society, and was
founded by an Imperial princess, has a princess for
its president and a marchioness for its director,
and titled women In every large city working on
its committees. A member may choose any divis
ion she likes to work in. but that is all the. option
that is granted her. Two days a week in the band
age room is each woman's stint, and whether she
la a princess or a scrubwoman mokes no difference
In the service that is expected from her.
The Ladles' Patriotic League is the largest of the
women's associations of Japan, having a member
ship of €0.000. It was formed at the close or tne>
war with China for the relief of soldiers and their
families, a work which is also being undertaken
by the Ladies' Educational Society. Foreigners)
resident in Toklo and other large centres are also
interesting themselves keenly in th» war, the
pupils in the Presbyterian Board School In Toklo
having pledged themselves to furnish 10.000 comfort
bags, containing each such things as chocolate*
courtplaster. sweets and little Testaments.
the rest of the season the Frank CL Phillips oot
tage In Clark- at.
The Rev. Edward Steege, of Rochester, Is con
ducting the Greenfield gospel tent meetings.
Tuesday evening. August 30^ will be Ednea^
tlonal Day at th* Saratoga County Fair. There
will be twenty-three contestant* In the mix
classes for declamation prises.
The Detail- are River Thronged woith
Pleasure Parties.
Water Gap. Perm.. Aug. 13 (Special).— Gay In
deed is life at the Water Gap, with its increased
arrival list. Every evening is passed away with
cards, dances, entertainments or musicals. The
chief event of the social line this week was the.
masquerade ball given at the Glenwood. The floor
was full of funny clowns. jolly negroes, "weary
willies." fair maidens with gorgeous gowns, Topsy,
displaying her full store of antics, and others with
original makeups.
The river has been visited by many pleasure.
parties this week and persons of both sexes) hay»
thronged the bathing beach every day.
H. C. Williams and family, of New -York City. are
at the Kittatlnny for an extended stay.
Mr. and Mrs. George W. Griffith, of New-York,
are recent arrivals at the Klttatinny. Thomas H.
York and family, of Brooklyn, are at the Kittatlnny.
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Purdy have been at the
Kittatinny for some time. W. K. Everett and fam
ily, of Morris Plains. N. V.. stopped at the Kitta
tinny for a few days in their auto.
Brooklynltes registered at the Kittatlnny for a
protracted stay are Miss Murphy. Miss 8. B.
Murphy and Miss O'Neill. Miss Jennie B. Sampson,
of New-York City, is at the KittaUany.
Miss Long and her brother, Mrs. McCann Mid
Miss McCann. of Brooklyn, are at the CManwood
for another season. Miss Edna. L. \lclK>i»aia and
Miss May Duller?, of New- York, are at the Glen
wood. The Misses Miller and Pendergast are at
all the hops of the Glenwood. Mr*. George W.
Holding. G. W. Holding, W. R. Holding Mtae
E. Holding. Mlsa M. Holding. Mr. and Mrs. G.
Margraf and Miss Margraf. Mrs. Manning. MJss
S. Manning, Miss M. A. Manning. Miss A. M.
Smith and John A. Manning, Harold N. Kellr
and family. Miss A. Hallock. Mrs. Hailock. Mies
Neuman and Master Harry Neuman »re New-
Yorkers at the Glenwood.
Mr and Mrs. S. A. Patterson. George Patterson.
and Miss Giffard, of New-York City. ar» at tha
Water Gap House for an Indefinite period. Mrs.
L. Shortriage and daughter have Joined the New-.
York contingent at the Water «Jap House. Dr.
and Mrs. James R. Bird. Mrs. L. Bird. Was
Isabel Bird and Miss Kathertne Bird, of Brook
lyn, are at the Water Gap House. , ;■. - .-•
C O Shepheard. Jr., of Brooklyn, is at the
Delaware House. Mrs. 9. Defers. N. E. Dee*era
and Miss J. Deevers are a trio of New-Yorker*
at the Mountain House. A. A. Payne, of New-
York City, la a recent arrival at tha Mountain
Dr Tracey and wife, of Paterson. are lat» ar
rivals at the River View. Mr*. William Hoster.
of Brooklyn, is at the River View for aaothor
"miss Lavlnia Hill and Ml.*3 Hatch, of New-
York City, are at the Riverside.
Miss L. L. Darling and Miss G. E. Beatty, of
Brooklyn, are at the Cataract House. Miss Clara.
A Fo»t-r. Miss L. E. Fester. Miss H. F. Gueas
ling and Mrs. I. M. Adlor. of New-York, are late
arrivals at the Cataract House.
The Mi3ses Wiiittcts, of Brooklyn, era again
registered for another season at the Shawneo
House. Mr. and Mrs. H. Barker, of Brooklyn,
are at the Shawnee House. .
Miss A. McQuade. of New-York City, arrived
at the Oaks on Saturday for an extended stay.
H. A. Sturm, of. New-York, is at the Deia
wanna Inn. At the Delairanna Inn for an in
definite period are Mr. and Mrs. John HlnkeL *C
Brooklyn, accompanied by Mrs. Monert.

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