NEW HAVEN MORNING JOURNAL AND COURIER, TUESDAY JULY 17 18C6
J and about the courts
IFIffE OF LOV1S E. SMITH SEEKS
An Infringement Suit Clarke Lohcs
Salt Tynan Divorce Suit Geary
' Will Probated Holllster Bound Over
f Eight Men Proceed to Wetliersfleld
Too 111 to Testify After Wolfe
, Levy Heavy City Court Docket.
Louis E. Smith, prominent in New
Haven business, church and social cir
cles, husband and father of a family,
is to be the defendant in divorce pro
ceedings brought by his wife, through
Judge Edmund Zacher.
(Papers have been made out and wit
nesses secured by the prosecution, but
as the judge was called out of town
yesterday the writ serving may not
take place until to-day.
At their beautiful East Haven resi
dence Mrs. 'Smith said that the suit
for divorce was not the outcome of the
recent trial of Mrs. Ruth E- Goodnow,
Which disclosed features of such sen
sational character, but was based on
former conduct of her husband with
which she says she had borne patiently
and concealed, because of the natural
prompting of pride.
Since the report of Mr. Smith's error
has become known through his own
aots, his wife says she intends to carry
the matter to the courts and secure a
Louis Smith is the treasurer of the
New Haven Printing company and re
cently appeared, in. the city court as
witness against his tookkeeper, whom
lie accused of appropriating funds from
the cash draw without permission.
'Judge Mathewson found that the
woman Was not guilty as Smith had
allowed her to take sums several times,
she only having to leave a note to that
effeot in the cash drawer that he might
not spend too much time in trying to
balance the books.
Much to the discomfort of Mr. Smith
the attorneys for the defense, Stanford
and Rosenberg, piled him with some
very personal questions and as a result
Mrs. Smith concluded to sue for di
vorce. It Is expected that Mrs. Goodnow will
appear as one of the witnesses for the
prosecution when the suit comes to
Mrs. Goodnow is a Duxom, good look
ing and bright woman who came here
from Holyoke, where she has a hus
band and family. She was a waitress
In a restaurant where Smith took his
dinners. He offered her a position as
bookkeeper at his establishment, which
Mrs. 'Smith Is a modest, attractive,
and refined woman of no little personal
charm. She has been active in church
work and with her husband and chil
dren resides in a very beautiful resi
dence at 278 Main 'street, East Haven.
VAN. INFRINGEMENT SUIT.
United States Marshal W. L. Farme
Jee yesterday served papers in an in
frequent action brought by the Boston
Specialty company against the Ailing
Rubber company of this city. It will
be heard in the United States court at
a later date.
CLARICE LOSES CASE,
Charles F. Clarke of Hamden has
been defeated in his case against the
Southern New England Telephone com.
pany, and the Consolidated Railroad
company. In the civil "ide of the su
perlor court Judge Shumway refused
to order the two companies to remove
poles which they had placed in front of
Clarke's property. In giving his decl
slon Judge Shumway said that the
question had been settled in the super
Before these poles were placed in
front of Clarke's house In Hamden he
Informed the trolley company he would
fight the matter to the bitter end, and
dared the company to place a pole in
front of Ms house. To avoid an imme
diate clash with Clarke, the companies
placed the poles during the night.
The following morning Clarke brought
suit against the companles.and the case
was tried before Judge Shumway.
Clarke says he will appeal.
TYNIAN DIVORCE SUIT.
Mrs. Carrie Tynan has brought an
action for divorce against her husband
Michael J. Tynan of this city return
able to tho September term of the su
The couple were married In New
York July 23, 1902. The plaintiff wants
ounds Them Out.
Three year's experience with one food Is a severe test.
What can be done when It Is the proper food, Grape-Nuts, is proved
by- the statement of a woman who says:
"Up to three years ago I had sick headaches every week, and although
I had beard and read about how food affected one I never thought that could
have anything to do with my troubles until one day a friend came in and found
me suffering from a frightful headache and suggested that it might be the
food, telling me I should change my food for breakfast at least.
Breakfast,' I said, 'why, I never haw any appetite for breakfast,
there-'s nothing I would relish.' She said. 'Did you ever try Grape-Nuts?
We nse the food every morning and find it just what we relish and we know
our health is better since we have eaten if
'This was news to mo, so that very day I got two packages and ate only
Grape-Nuts and cream or milk for two weeks at breakfast and became so
fond of the food I soon found myself eating It for supper also. The result was
my headaches lessened quickly and finally disappeared, and for the past two
years I have only had a couple and have gained about 30 pounds in weight. I
can't get along without my Grape-Nuts and cream for breakfast at least.
"My husband Is just as fond of thbe food as I am, and he makes his en
tire breakfast on It, and to-day I looked over our old grocery orders just for
fun and found we have used 512 packages of GrapeNuts food since we began
eating it three years ago. My husband's health has improved Wonderfully, for
he used to be a. frail little man as white as a ghost, but now he has fine appe
tite, good color, and has rounded out in flesh nicely."
Made by Postum Co., Battle Cree
the custody of their two year old girl
and wants a divorce anu ciimsu
name to Carrie Schwartz.
GEARY WILL IS PROBATED.
The -will of the late J. Edward Geary
was filed in the probate court yester
day by Attorney Harry W. Asher. All
the estate is left to the widow, Mrs.
Katharine Reilly Geary, who is named
as the executrix.
No estimate was given as to the size
of the estate.
HOLLISTER BOUND OVER.
Wallingford, July 16. William Hol-
Iister who was captured Saturday night
in company with Julius Pierson, who
was committing an outrage on nlteen-
year-old Marguerite Shackley in the
wood3 near here, was arraigned in
court yesterday and bound over to the
superior court charged with aiding
Pierson to escape. Pierson has not been
MEN GO TO STATE'S
All persons who were sentenced In the
last session of the criminal term of
the superior court were taken to the
state's prison at Wethersfield Saturday.
Pasquale Jeruso, assault with intent
to kill, two to three and one-half years;
Lewis J. Cummings, burglary, three
counts, two to five years; Burton Dor-
man, manslaughter, one to one and
one-half years and fine of $25; Walter
Dorman, manslaughter, two to four
years and fine of $25; Oliver E. Greene,
abandonment of wife, one to one and
oneJhalf yeiars; Michael Masulo, abuse
of female child, one to two years; Fred
L. Shaffer, theft from person, one to
three years; James Walsh, forgery, two
to four years.
TOO ILL TO TESTIFY.
Joseph Sullivan, a well known East
Haven character, was arrested Sunday
by Policeman Delourey of the Grand
avenue precinct, and is accused of do
ing up Michael Kodnut. This case was
docketed for- the police court yester
day, but has been continued "until Kod
nut can appear and testify. Kodnut Is
at present confined to his bed owing to
rough treatment alleged to have been
received at the hands of Sullivan out
side a Grand avenue saloon Saturday
AFTER WOOLF LEVY.
Chief Wrinn yesterday formally noti
fied Assistant City Attorney Hoyt of
the Interference of Woolf Levy with
complainants who seek relief at police
headquarters. Attorney Hoyt says he
will either issue a warrant for Levy's
arrest or proceed to have his constable
badge taken away. Levy recently ac
costed a Mrs. Goldberg and offered to
get a warrant for her for $2 when she
attempted to see the city attorney.
HEAVY DOCKET DISPOSED OF BY
JUDGE MATHEWSON IN THE
Judge Mathewson found himself con
fronted with a very long docket in the
city court yesterday tnornlng, .which
lasted well into the afternoon. Among
the many cases acted upon were the
The charge of breach of the peace
against Amlllo Longobardi was .again
continued this time until next Satur
day. E. A. Lewis said tha he had now
secured work and that he would sup
port his minor children. The charge
against him was therefore continued
nisi until December 20 under Mr. Pres
Herbert E. Girard was fined $1 and
costs for the theft of some iron from
the railroad company.
For drunkenness Patrick Ryan was
fined $3; John B. Eagan, $2; Peter
Toole was given 30 days in jail and
James W. Wright was fined $5.
Charges of breach of the peace and
drunkenness against Edward Monahan
and a charge of breach of the peace
against John Schaefer, both con
tinued until July 21. Monahan Is
a Congress avenue saloonkeeper and
Schaefer is the proprietor of the Com
mercial house on Meadow street. The
men had a fight in the cafe of the hotel
on Saturday afternoon and Monahan
Xvas so badly used up that he was un
able to appear in court.
George C Scott, who is charged with
playing policy, had his case continued
until July 20. He is held in default of
Martin Fagio Is charged with com
mitting a Dreacn oi tne peace on
Thomas M. Hughes of 182 Washington
avenue, and his case was continued un
til July 19.
Frank Rowe was accused of being an
idle person without visible means of
support and was giving trouble to the
Westville police. He was sentenced to
ten days In Jail.
Morris F. Smith, charged with the
theft of fifty cents by means of the so-
called "lemon pool game," pleaded
guilty and was fined i and costs.
William L. Smith, a milk wagon
driver for Fred Buck of Judson avenue,
stated that he was drunk when he stole
Mr. Buck's $45 violin on Saturday
morning. It was Smith's first offense
and Judge Mathewson said that he dis
liked to give the man a record under
the circumstances on a theft charge.
Ho therefore continued the case under
Mr. Preston's care until December 6
nisi. For being drunk Smith was fined
$2 and costs.
Antonio Marno was charged with the
theft of a watch worth $10 belonging to
Alfonso Bettilagle. The case was ooiu
tinued until July 19.
Frederick demons, charged with
trespassing on the property of the Geo.
G. Prentice Co., had his case contin
ued until July 18.
James Morgan; George Wise, Frank
Harrington and Frank Vaughan, four
young men, wero all accused of tres
passing upon a railroad car. AH four
cases were continued until July 21 nisi,
under the care of Mr. Preston.
Otto T. Meyers and Walter J. O'Con
nor got into a fight and each man was
fined $2 and costs.
Daniel Sullivan was fined $5 and costs
for committing a breach -of the peace
on George Berger.
Vaucheek Verdo' was charged with
drunkenness and resisting Officer Led
with. Judgment was suspended on the
drunkenness charge and a fine of $10
and costs was imposed for the resist
Clifford Van Lue had some words
over his fare with S. Cameron and
James JMaroney, tne crew of a trolley
avat the corner of Church and Chapel
streets on Saturday night. And he
was arrested on two counts of breach
of the peace, His case was continued
IS FOR THAYER.
Waterbury, July 16. Mayor William
E. Thorns to-day gave out an interview
in which he favored the nomination of
Mayor Charles F. Thayer, of Nor'
wich, for governor. Amomr other
things he said: "Two years ago the
democrats of Waterbury were opposed
to Mayor Thayer. But the sentiment
since has radically changed. If there
is any one thing the state needs it Is
an executive strong and honest enough
to shake the powerful hold the public
service corporations have on the legis
lative and Judicial appointments,"
WITH CARGO OF SALT.
Barkentine Voorwarts Arrives at Canal
The Dutch barkentine Voorwarts has
arrived at Canal dock from the West
Indies with 12,000 bushels of Bait for
Sperry & Barnes. Only the captain and
mate can speak English.
The barkentine is attracting consid
erable attention, for it is seldom now
adays that a square-rigged vessel is
seen in this port. This vessel Is of iron
and of 2S0 tons. '
Had Nothing to do With Trolley Con
Charles W. Mlnnix, president of the
local trolleymen'e union, yesterday gave
out the following self-explanatory
statement: "Sunday a statement ap
peared in the press that Mr. Dennis
Fitzgerald, the grand officer, had been
connected with the negotiations be
tween the trolleymen's union and the
railway company. As a matter of fact
Mr. Fitzgorald has had nothing to do
whatever with this matter,"
STRIPPERS AT WORK.
Cigar Making Will be Resumed in Lo
cal Shops To-day.
All the local strippers who have been
out for several weeks in the local ci
gar shops returned to work yesterday
morning. It is expected that this
morning tho ctgarmakers and packers
will resume work under the new con
The strippers start work first be
cause they have to make up the stock
for the others to work with.
COMING BACK FROM PASTEUR
The little son of Mr. A. Bradford;
Beach (Park, Clinton, who was bitten
by a mad dog a short time elnce and
taken to Pasteur's institute for treat
ment, is pronounced out of danger, and
win return at tne expiration of twenty
one days from the commencement of
JACOB BERNSTEIN'S NEW PLACE
Jacob Bernstein, for over twenty-one
years with the Howe & Stetson com
pany, loft Saturday to accept a fine po
sitlon witn the wholesale house of
Northman & Co. in New York. Mr.
Bernstein will enjoy a vacation and en
ter on his new duties about the first of
MR. VAIL A CANDIDATE.
Henry W. Vail announces that he
will take the civil service examination
for the position of clerk of the civil
service commission. Mr. Vail was for
merly connected with the government
pension service, and was a proofreader
in the government printing office for
Waterbury, July 16. Mayor Thorns
on complaint of Rev. Mr. Walters, a
local clergyman, to-day ordered Super
intendent Beach of the police depart,
ment to prohibit the playing of Con.
neoticut league Sunday baseball here
in the future.
NEWTOWN WOMAN SUICIDES.
Newtown, July 16. Alice D. Slier.
man, thirty-nine years old, committed
suicide at her home late yesterday by
taking a large dose of carbolic acid. It
is believed that she took her life dur
ing a period of mental derangement.
DR. HUGO'S DAUGHTER.
A baby girl arrived yesterday at the
home of Dr. and Mrs. George Hugo
1245 State street.
LITTLE MISS WELSH ARRIVES.
A uaugnter was oorn to Mr. and
Mva, a. jti. vveisu oi 2ti2 West Ivy
. THE ISBEL1 WILL
mPOUTASI EWHyCE J.
Mr. McCuen Testified That Mr. Isbell
Told Him Every Jollar He Had
Would Go to the Tolds rAlso Testi
fied That Isbell Toll Him That lie
Would Not Give His Itelntlves a Cent
Other Similar Evidence.
The inquiry incidental to the contest
over the will of the la.e George A. Is
bell, a real estate deaer, was contin
ued before Judge Cleaveland in the
probate court yesterday afternoon. By
this will Mr. Isbell left all his proper
ty to Mrs. Hattie A. Todd. The rela-
tives are contesting. The lust witness
of the day was Dennis J. M.cCuen, a
linotype operator on the New Haven
Union. Mr, McCueu told of a conver
sation between himself and Mr. Isbell
which took place in the letter's office
during the early part of 1U05. Mr. Mc
Cueu had called to take an advertise.
ment for the Connecticut Farmer, with
which he was then connected, and dur
ing a conversation which followed the
transaction of the buaines?. they spoke
of the late Major Theron A. Todd, who
had died a short time before. Mr. Mc
Cuen remarked that he (Major Todd)
was an honest man. "Yes," said Mr.
Isbell. "Every dollar I have goes to
the Todds." .
Cross examination by AttonWy Is
bell, council for the Isbell family, fall
ed to bring out anything new and
Goeffry Ridyard of. Mount Carmel, who
had preceded Mr. McCuen on the stand,
was recalled, and asked by Attorney
'Arvine, who is appearing for Mrs. Hat
tie A. Todd, widow of the late Major
Theron A. Todd, if Mr. Isbell had ever
Bald anything to him about leaving any
of his property to his relatives. He re
plied that Mr. Isbell had once told him
that he would not give his relatives a
In his direct testimony Mr. Ridyard
had related a conversation which had
taken place between himself and Mr.
Isbell in the latter's office during the
month of April, 1905. Mr. Isbell had
been telling of his continued ill health
whan Mr. Illodyard jokingly remarked
that he had better make his will.
Thereupon Mr. Isbell drew a document
from one of the pigeon holes of his desk
and exclaimed "There is my will. Mrs.
Todd gets all my property."- That was
all that had ever passed between them
on the subject. Mr. Ridyard had never
made any suggestion as to how the
will should be made. '
At the conclusion of this testimony
tho case was continued until next Fri
day morning at 10:15 o'clock at which
time Attorney lArvlne "hopes to finish
his side of the case.
The morning session had been taken
up with the testimony of Frederick W.
Watterson of this city, who with Albert
J.Kenyon of New York are the only
surviving witnesses of the will, and
Harry W. Flint, cashier of the Yale
National bank, who was culled to give
some expert testimony 'on handwriting.
Mr. Watterson testified that he was
of the impression that, he did not see
the works "to Mrs." written in before
the name of Theron A. Todd In the Is
bell will when he witnessed the execu
tion of it. He said he had a very
vague recollection of tho will and could
not recall a word of it
The whole question Is over the words
'to Mrs." The heirs at law who are
contesting Mrs. Todd's right to the es
tate assert, through their counsel.
Messrs. Isell and Booth, that the words
were written in after the execution of
tho will, and therefore, it is invalid. In
supporting the will Mrs. Todd sets up
that "to Mrs." was put in at the time
of the execution.
It has been stated that "to Mrs." was
inserted because Major Todd was not
in tho habit of having property in his
own name, as has been testified to. Mr,
Watterson testified that during the
time the will was being executed he
saw Mr. Isbell call Mr. Todd's atten
tion to something in It.
"Know what it was?" he was asked.
"Might have been a bluff?" The quea.
tlon was excluded.
Mr. Watterson said he was of the 1m.
pression that the wfll was not neat. He
could not tell why he got that impres
sion. Mr. Kenyon, who had previously
been called, took the stand again and
said that the words at issue were not
in the well, so far as he could remem
Harry W. Flint, cashier at the Yale
National banks, testified that the words
'to Mrs." were written, in his opinion,
by George A. Isbell. Before making this
statement he closely examined several
papers having Mr. Isboll's name at
tached to them.
CONTEST OVER SITE.
Strife Among ; Hamden Citizens Over
The strife among Hamdn oitizens
over where the new schoolhouse for the
Dunbar district shall be placed will
come up before a special town meeting
to-night at 8 o'clock.
There is a great deal of trouble about
ttie site for this school, and a lively
meeting is expected. The two sites
suggested are no less t!ian a half mile
apart. The Dunbar district is in one of
the most isolated parts of the town and
one where the Inhabitants speak of half
mile stretches as city people do of a
Attorney Charles' F. Clarke has one
site for sale, but some of the citizen
do hot think that that is a proper one
and are going to make a suggestion of
their own. There Is about 12,000 to be
spent on the school when a site is se
TO BAIL. SATURDAY.
C C. Walker will sail for Glasgow
Saturday on th Anchor line steamship
Astoria. . He will be gone about two
months, during which time he will visit
places of interest in the old country.
"Why are the best Instrumental mu
sicians unable to play by ear?"
"I Buppose," answered Miss Cayenne,
"it must be because 00 one with a real
ly sensitive ear could endure the terri
flu din of constant practice-" Wash
J JUICE GIFTS TO GRACE HOSPITAL.
llie vvwiitii b uuaiiu ui vj-raww -iKj&yiutt
gratefully acknowledge the following
gifts received at their annual donation
Mrs. Eaekiel H. Trowbridge, $100;
Miss Mary Scranton, $25; Mrs. Starr
Barnum, $5; Mrs. L. H.- Pearse, $1;
Mrs. F. R. Bliss, $1 Mrs. Joseph
Bromley, $2; Mrs. ... Sarah Camp, $1;
Mrs, .Luman Cowles, $2.50; Miss Alice
Gowks. $i; Mies Augusta Cooper, $5;
Mrs. Sherman Foote, $2; Ellsworth
Foote, $5; Mrs Willard Ensign, $5;
Mrs. George M. Grant, $2; Mrs. E. S.
Greeley, $1; Mrs. Henry Hale, $3; M4ss
Jessie Hoggson, $1; Miss Susan Hotoh-
kiss, $5; Miss Mary J. Hotchkiss, $3;
friend, 50 cents; Mrs. Henry A. Knight,
$5; James E, Lee, $2; Miss J, C. Ly
man, $2; Miss Josephine Lyman, $2;
Mrs M. A. Lees, $1; Mrs. Austin
Mansfield, $1;. Mrs., H. S. Perkins, $1;
Miss' Florence Rowland, $1; George
Rotman, $1; Mrs. Joseph B. Sargent,
$10; Joel A. Sperry, $5; Mrs. Fannie C.
Smith, $5; Mrs. William P. Tuttle, $1;
Mrs, H. C. Warren, $5; H. C. Warren,
$10; Mrs. Henry A. Warner, $10; Mrs.
R. S. Woodruff, $10; Mrs. C. H. Wood
ruff , $1.
The Chamberlain Furniture company,
one rocking chair, one rug; Miss Flor
ence, Cowles, two, pairs pillow cases;
the.' Charles Monson company, two
dozen napkins;. Miss Florence Rowland,
one dozen wash cloths; Mrs. M.. A.
Lees, two towels, two wash cloths;
Mrs, Howcls, sug;r; Mrs. John H. Tayl
lor, three ..dozen glasses; Mrs. Frances
P. Gilbert, two .dozen towels; wash
cloth; Mrs. Frank B, Lewis, four tow
els; wash cloth; Mrs. P. S. Lewis, one
dozen glasses; S. W. Hurlburt, wafers;
Mrs. Dwight Russell, six towels;
Stoddr.rd, Gilbert & Co., one barrel of
flour; Mrs. J. N. Woods, picture; Hos
pital Aid society, fifteen garments; E.
Sargent, clothing; friend, clothing;
Miss A. M. Fitch, one dozen glasses;
Mrs.. E. S. Greeley, two table cloths;
Mrs, E. S. Riss, one dozen bath tow
els; Mrs, John M. Marlin, one long ta
ble cloth; Mrs. M. V. B. Lamb, six
bath towels, six wash cloths; Mrs.
Charles E. Rounds, six bath towels,
six wash cloths; Mrs. Charles E. Walk
er, three dozen wash cloths; friend,
thre bath towels..
Fruit, flowers and magazines from
Mrs. F. C. Smith, Mr. Munro, Elm
City -Nursery, Mrs. H. A. Knight, Mrs.
Shorman Foote, Mrs. J. B. Sargent,
Mrs. Charles Walker, Joel Sperry and
F. S. Piatt.
LIST OF PATENTS
Issued from the United States Patent
Office Tuesday, July 10, 1906, for the
State, of Connecticut, Fumlshe'd us
from the Office of Seymour & Earle,
Solicitors of Patents, 868 Chapel
street, New Haven,, Conn.
X, Apstain, Bridgeport, tire-plug.
J M. Gardner, New London, cotton
boiling, cleaning and ginning machine,
B. M. W. Hanson, assignor to Pratt
Whitney Co., Hartford, hand and
power controed gearing.
J. J. , Murphy, assignor of one-liaf to
. E. Grimes, Norwich, single trigger
for double gun. '
W. F. Pickles, Buckland, paper-mak
W. E, Porter, assignor to New Ha
ven Clock Co., -New Haven, alarm-
E. R. Sargent, assignor to Sargent &
Co., New Haven, casket-handle.
H. P., Townsend and C. E. Johnson,
assignor to Corbln Cabinet Lock Co.,
New Britain, handle-loop.
F. C. White, assignor to Wilcox &
White Co,, Meriden, tracker for auto
matic musical instruments.
H. n. Wood, New Haven , eyeglass-
FINE CUT GLASS.
Special Sale at Tiernan & Co.'s Art
Lovers of fine cut glass have now
a golden opportunity to buy some of
the finest ware produced in the world
at Tiernan & Co.'s art emporium on
Chapel street. Only gonds of the finest
quality and special designs are carried
by that Arm, who seldom offer their
treasures at cut figures.
The occasion for this sale is the fact
that this firm is to, clear out a line(of
stock patterns which they have carried
for some time. All tho goods offered
are the finest quality and every piece
is perfect. Tho line includes water
glass goblets, lemonade, claret, wine,
cordials, and others, some of which are
exquisitely cut. These beautiful goods
have been uniformly reduced 33 per
cent, from the regular selling price, so
therefore many rare bargains are to be
had while these last.
OLDEST FIRE CHIEF COMING.
James R. Hopkins, of SomervlUe, Mass.
to Attend Convention.
The oldest Are chief in the country,
James R. Hopkins, who has been chief
of the SomervlUe, Mass., fire depart
ment for thirty years, has just signified
his intention, by letter, to attend the
state firemen's convention, which meets
at West Haven to-morrow. He will be
accompanied by ex-Chief James Casey,
of Cambridge, Mass., and Captain Wll
11am Brouthy, expert electrician in the
employ of the city of Boston.
At 5 o clock to-morrow afternoon, in
the Sea View hotel, Chief Hopkins will
deliver an address, during which he will
touch on the following subjects: First
introduction of fire apparatus, fire re.
sistance and the worth of the fire de
Of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur V. Phillips.
A family dinner party In honor of the
fifth wedding anniversary of Mr. and
Mrs. Arthur V. Phillips was given at
the Momauguin last night. Mr. Phillips
Is the popular clerk of the police de
partment, and although none of his col
leagues in the department were present
they wish. him and his good lady many
years of happiness together. Those
present at the dinner were Rev. Wat
son L Phillips, D. D., and Mrs. Phil
lips, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur V. Phillips,
Miss Ruth Phillips, Frank Phillips, and
Desk Sargeant "Are you married?"
Prisoner "No, air."
Officer "Biggin' yer pardon, sarge,
he's a Har. When we searched him, we
found in his pockets a clipped receipt
for curin' croup, a sample of silk, an'
two unposted letters in a woman's
liandwritiu' a week ld." Cleveland
STORE CLOSES AT NOON FRIDAYS. '"
SUMMER CLOTHES. -
Special values n shirtwaist salts and dresses suitable for morn- 'm
Splendid snowing in plain and flowered no two alike ad the 'r:
best assortment wo can possibly have this summer. . ; j
Ladies' Waists. :
l,at,se.Jarietr ot cll,na s"k waists, selling formerly from 80.98 f
Now $4.9 c
Peter Pan Suits. b
Only a few left. On sale now at '
Belts and Neckwear
Odds and ends in these two lines. Great values at little prices.
Good time to lay in a few extra ones; always come In handy.
THERE IS NOTHING LIKE
McCUSIER 4 SCHEOEDES'S
Best COAL, $6.20 per Ton.
26 Church St.
j " B ATKAS WEET "J
A Perfumed Luxury,
Best toilet powder. Antj.
. ? BttterM
sepucaiiy pure. Kelieves
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EYE PUT OUT BY LOLLYPOP.
Child Falls on Sharp Stick Holding
Candy and1 is Seriously Injured.
Hartford, July 16. Andrew Tefft, son
of Mrs. Jennie Tefft, who lives in the
rear of 37 Front street, while crossing
the street about 3 o'clock yesterday aft
ernoon eating a lollypop, slipped and
fell. He struck the pavement on his
face, and in trying to save himself he
struck the wooden handle of the candy
into his right eyo, fairly splitting, the
pupil and forcing the eyabll out of
place. The boy suffered Intense pain
and was at once hurried to the police
station. After temporary treatment he
was sent to St. Francis' hospital, where
early this morning it was reported that
he was resting comfortably. There is
no hope of his ever regaining sight in
the Injured eye, : -. . , .
ILL WITH APPENDICITIS.
Howard Kochersperger, Insurance In
spector for Consolidated..
Howard Kochersperger, Insurance in
spector for the New York, New Haven
and Hartford road, son of Vice-President
H. M. Kochersperger, was brought
from the family summer home at Pine
Orohard to this city Sunday suffering;
from an attack of appendicitis. It was
stated at the home of H. M. Kocher
sperger yesterday afternoon that the
young man was resting comfortably.
Dr. N. R. Hotchkiss Is attending the-
Mr. Kochersperger has been stopping
with his wife at the home of his father
in Pine Orchard, where they add to one
of the loading social circles of that
summer resort. The many friends of
the young man hope for his speedy and
AFTER THE GRUB.
For several seasons past cottagers at
Grove Beach, C,intni have complained
of the theft of edibles from their re
frigerators. Sunday morning about 2
o'clock Paul and Edgar. Watrous saw
and held a young man on the tennis
court, who gave the name of Post, j It
is said he had .two dozen of eggs,' pie
and other edibles, and a pair of shoes.
He was taken to Westbrook and placed
in the lockup.
THOMASTONS WERE EASY.
The baseball game Saturday after
noon at Athletic park, Milford, between
Thomaston and Milford, resulted in a
victory for the home team by a score
of 9 to 1. The Thomastons were easily
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Eighth Annual Tournament of Conneci
ticut Golf Clubs.
A minor championship -will follow the
great ;annual contest It will bo the
eighth annual tournament of the Con
nectlcut Golf Club league at the Wee'
Burn Golf club, near Stamfora, Thurs-:
day, Friday and Saturday. There will
be a thirty-six-hole qualifying round,
the first sixteen to keep on for? the title',
the second for the cousolatioln and the'
third for the bunker cup. The team '
championship, for teams of six from a
club, will be decided in this round. Th
interclub foursomes, at match play, will
oegm on Thursday. There will be a .
handsome on' Friday and an the final'.'
iuuuus on Saturday.
W. K. Shepard, of this city, who wnn,
the first cup at the Apawamls toarna J
ment, now holds the championship. A
large entry is expected. :
PREACHED 1 AT SHORT Iffi'ifiiT
. , CHAPEL.
At Short Beach chapel Sunday morn
ing Rev. Mr. Thomas of Minneapolis.
son-in-law of Dr. J. P. C. Foster &d a
guest at the Foster summer home at
Paine's Point, preached. The curalse
service in the evening was led by-franr
uiay Beers. , . '
Milford, July 16. TheChlnse -aJundrv'
kept by Lea Whig was entered by
burglars last evening and $30 and a
bank book on a (Providence 'bank on-'-
talning entrfcs of deposits of $900 wer
taken. There Is mo clue to the thief. ,"
THE GREAT NORTH COUNTRY. . ;
Nlmrod was a mighty hunter, but-
had he hunted In the "Temagami" re
gion he would have been a mightier
one. Nimrod hunted'' for glury, but Te
magamfans hunt for game. Those In
dians who made the first canoe of Mrch
bark long ago were our greatest bene
factors. The children of these Indians ,
know the canoe, and they know how to
use it; and if you go to Teimagtuni this
summer they will paddle yourwsanoe In
your own superb way. They will be
the best guldbi you ever had. .'Sttidents
who camp In summer along the Tema-i
gaml lakes are able to do two years'
work in' one. Finest of fishing and
hunting. Easy of access by the Grand
Trunk railway system. For frifornsttlon
and beautiful descriptive publication
sent fTee apply to F. P. -Dwyer, 290
Broadway, New York. ;
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