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NEW HAVEN MORNING JOURNAL AND COURIER, SATURDAY, AUGUST 17, 1907.
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MIVSVSIMEB POLITICS.
The direct primary movement has
more to It than the determination to
return to the people their constitu
tional power to select for themselves
their political rulers. That la a very
Important feature of it but In addition
and of equal Importance is its desire
to have aspirants for office tell the
nominators in advance for what they
stand and what policies oX govern
ment they represent. Under such a
direct primary act as the special Con
necticut commission reported to this
General Assembly it would be impos
. sible for a dummy to undertake a can
vass for the office of governor for ex
ample. We call attention to this purpose of
the direct primary movement because
of the lively discussion in certain
quarters over the successor of Gov
ernor Woodruff. If the public prints
are to be trusted the task of selecting
the man has been completed; ail is
over but the shouting. Congressman-at-Large
Lilley of Waterbury coyly
admits that he is in the hands of his
friends and that if the Republican
party of the State of Connecticut de
sires hfm to run for governor and
says so in convention assembled he is
, ready to make the race. This is
somewhat like the attitude of Mr.
,, Benedict of Greenwich, who at one
time aspired to the Democratic nomln-
i ation for governor. He softly denied
being an aggressive candidate, but as
"lite" Bromley dbserved at the time,
should he be taktng a constitutional
walk some morning after breakfast
when it was known that the nomln-
atton was abroad and their paths con
verged Mr. Benedict would not be the
one to dodge the convergence. This is
exactly Mr. Lllley's attitude, with this
difference, that while keeping one eye
on the constitutional habits of the
Republican nomination he keeps an
other on Lieutenant Governor Lake of
Hartford, to whom he concedes only
two supporters, former State Senator
Allan W. Paige of Bridgeport and for-
1 mer State Tax Commissioner Frank
E. Healy of Windsor Locks, deposed.
Assuming, ' as Congressman LIHey
does, that he is to be the next governor
of Connecticut, it is in order to ask
respectfully a few logical questions
which have not been asked before be
cause his candidacy was more or less
a matter of speculation. It is not a
question of the good fellowship of the
gentleman nor of his personal popu
larity. Those are qualities which
would have an influence with the
working of the direct primary princi
ple but they' would not determine
alone. It Is desirable to know, for
example, what the forces are
back of Mr. Lilley which make
him and his friends so confident yot
success? With a direct .primary law it
Would be necessary for these forces to
disclose themselves. In the absence of
that law how is the voter to dete-mlne
tha: Mr. Lilley is the best man in the
State for the office of governor two
years hence? We have seen no popular
demand for hiSnomination though there
are no end of powerful political lead
ers who favor him. Could they so con-
fidently tredict his nomination or the
nomination of any other man if they
were obliged to shoulder the publicity
which must precede an effective use of
the direct primary law? They not only
cnuld not, but the fact cannot be over
locked that (he very confidence these
mn l ave In their ability to nominate
any man they want, whether he spells
his name Lilley or Lake, proceeds from
their skU and experience in controlling
the nominating convention, and it is
tha dominating influence of that ma,-
chine power which the advocates of the
direct primary reek to destroy, not for
the purpose of substituting themselves
for the powers deposed but for the pur
pose Of reviving actual self-government
under the" terms of which the
people do their own bossing. It is the
bold appearance of the Lilley boom a
year and a half before he can take of
fice If elected which adds significance
to the direct primary principle
The Journal and Courier expresses no
solicitude for nor opposition to the am
bition of Mr. Lilley in this connection.
It agrees that he Is a charming fellow,
but it cannot on that account close its
movi.., .,M t( tjje absurdity of the situation
md, Me.
created by his cocksure candidacy, In
view of the contention that this is a lit
tle republic, governed by Republican
traditions and principles. If there ever
was a time in the history of the State
when the people should do a little nom
inating It is now.. They have seen a.
wide open breach separate a Republi
can governor, advocating important re
form principles, from a Republican leg
islature opposing those principles. If
the party refuses to renominate the
man now in the office of governor be
cause he had a will of his own, should
it not undertake to nominate a man
whose views are known upon one side
or the other of that controversy? We
ask this question in, no idle mood of
curiosity but upon the theory that this
is a government by the people. If so,
they have a right to know where their
candidate stands utterly beside his
personal charms and individual popu
larity. Now that it is known that Mr.
Lilley is to be the nominee, is it ask
ing too much for him to give his opin
ion of the record as written during the
past few months? He ought to be glad
to. The columns of this newspaper are
his for that opfnlon.
The King of Spain knows how to be
truly royal. The other day he inter
rupted an interview with . one of his
ministers to show him how cleverly he
could turn a handspring.
xeasoxs irzir.
"By the way," asks the Louisville
Courier-Journal, "what use has so small
d State as Connecticut for 252 lawmak
ers? There mUst be a scheme there to
on 1 every citizen of the majority par
ty to the legislature at least once dur
ing his life, and this may account for
the few that &e re-elected."
What use has the State of Connecti
cut for sj many lawmakers? Much
use, and a right use. The number Is In
accordance with the Connecticut idea,
and also the Courier-Journal's own
Idea, that the power is tn the people. If
large part of the population of a
State is elected to the legislature the
supposition is that the people will be
si well and thoroughly represented
there that they will get about the kind
of legislation they want and deserve.
We don't say that the theory has al
ways worked Just as It ought to, but it
is a sound theory. It may also be added
that In the multitude of counsellors
there Is safety. As to the failure to re
elect many of the members of the leg.
lslature, that Is easy. Some don't want
to go back, and the constituents don't
want to have others go back.
A FZOVR1SBISG INFAJTT.
When does an Infant cease to be an
Infant? This Interesting and Important
question is raised by a bulletin of the
Census bureau which tells about the
tin-plate infant. In 1890, sixty million
American users of tinware were de
pendent for their supply on the tin
plate trust of South Wales and Mon
mouthshire. Practically all of the tin
plate then used In the United States
was Imported. The McKlnley duty gave
the first good chance for Its production
here. Tin-plate mills Were Immediately
started under the shelter of this In
creased tax on the Welsh article, and
though the existence of these estab
lishments was long and stoutly denied
by the opposing press and politicians,
the industry did take root here and
flourished prodigiously in Pennsyl.
vanla, Indiana and other central and
mldwestern States. The tin-plate mills
of America represented, In 1900, a cap
ital of $27,488,000, which had increased
in 1905 to $32,457,000. The output of this
Industry, which was valued at $61,912,-
000 In 1900,. had Increased to $65,679,000
In 1905. There were forty-four differ
ent establishments, employing seven
teen thousand wage-earners.
Probably this Infant doesn't think It
can go alone now, and perhaps it nev
er will think that it can. The United
Plates has some very robust and quite
mature Infants.
It Is a little late, but it has just
struck us that Harry Orchard Is prob
ably the man who struck Billy Patter
son.
3 II E WAQ1S OF SIX.
It is a short story, but it is a very
enlightening one. A Bridgeport trolley
conductor concluded to add to his in
ccme by falling to ring up all the fares
handed him by the patrons of the road.
Falling under suspicion for a failure to
keep up the average of his car a de
tective was set to watch him. He was
ctrght red-handed, arrested, tried and
yesterday sent to Jail for sixty days
and fined $25.
There is not involved in this experi
ence the question of wages. Whether
or not the men In the employ of the
trolley company receive always the
wages they are entitled to is a matter
for arbitration. To make up a fancied
shortage by failing to ring up fares is
defensible under no circumstances. It
is perhaps one of ths meanest forms
of stealing for It lacks all of the ele
ments of courage which can at least
bi said of certain kinds of crime.
The invention of the automatic car
register could have given no one any
J
great satisfaction since It stands a
monument to the cupidity of man, but
it Is still necesaary to protect man
against himself. , The Bridgeport man
not only found himself hanged by It
but what is worse he brought suspicion
upon a body of honest men who work
at all times for the welfare of their
employer and who have only loathing
for the weaker members of their or
ganization who steal without regard to
the greater injury done their fellows.
The timely Information fs that sul
phur will take out fruit stains. Irr
used to be believed that It wouldn't
take out sin stains.
XAILROAD MEHGIXG,
Charles B. Whiting, a representa
tive citizen of the city of Hartford,
who Is a prolific and entertaining vol
unteer contributor to the press of that
city, writes as follows In part to the
Hartford Times: "Talk about tha rail
roads obeying the laws, here in our
own State the Consolidated has annex
ed and merged everything in sight, en
tirely ignoring the Sherman anti-trust
law, and the results have been bene
ficial to all New England. Jf the gov
ernment should start In to break up
this combine, there would be such a
howl Its ears would tingle and I vent
ure to say it would change the politics
of Connecticut."
This is a home Interpretation of the
Federal administration's determina
tion to break, bridle and drive the
railroads of the country and It 13 an
exceedingly Interesting comment. It
brings home to the people, of the State
as nothing else has the two kinds of
railroad consolidation which exist,
with the good of one and the evil of
the other emphasized. If the Sherman
anti-trust law had been enforced, as
Mr. Whiting suggests, the New Haven
Railroad company would not be the
immense aggregation of capital H is
to-day. All sorts of things would have
been said about the movement in re
stralnt of competition and of trade.
and If the proposed law forbidding
one comoratlon doing; an interstate
business to Invest In the stock of &n-
other had been on the statute books
the State of Connecticut would have
been continuously served by a number
of railroads Instead of one. This is
what we take it, Mr. Whiting means
and In addition he tells us that under
that condition of things we would not
be as well off as we are.
On the other hand we have the Har
rfmanesqtie view of the right of rail
roads to combine and live, which if
carried to Its logical end would In
the end give one man or one set of
men dominated by one man the con
trol of all the railroads of the country,
Tt Is to make this Impossible that
President Roosevelt urged the enact
ment of new railroad legislation and Is
still in favor of additional legislation
of an additionally restrictive charac
ter. It Is his determination that the
public carriers shall not come under
the domination of a few men, on the
one hand, and that, on the other hand,
the government shall extend Its meag
ure of control. It Is no exaggeration
to say that the average man favors
this Idea of the President and wish-
him well In his campaign, even
though he recognizes the Impossibility
of his being a factor ever In railroad
ownership except so far as his savings
In the bank might make him so.
The difficulty plainly Is one of fram
lng a law which will permit the kind
of merging which Mr. Whiting declares
U so popular In the State of Connect!
cut that an attempt to undo it would
cost the political party in power it
life and forbid the kind of merging
which would make Mr. Harrlman an
uncrowned king. The producers of Con
nectlcut would certainly oppose a re
turn to the broken system at home,
which suggests that after all the possl
bit- key to the problem which is vexing
the country so much Is not to be found
in additional legislation but In the
man behind the merged corporations,
I? he keeps In mind the terms of the
contract negotiated between the creator
of the corporation and the corporation
Itself the outcome is good; If he under
takes to use the power given by the
consolidation to Issue watered stock
and do other things known to high
fitance the outcome Is bad. Perhaps It
is well that the Connecticut companies
merged before the reform set in. That
is certainly true, If Mr. Whiting is a
sound exponent of serious thought.
WHISKEY AXD BEER PER CAPITA
The pride of a United States citizen
in his big per capita of wealth Is con
tinuous and swelling. He is properly
proud of the bigness of that, and he
may also be properly proud of the
smallness of his per capita of whiskey.
Germany m iy also be proud that lager
beer has become the national drink in
this country. It has reduced by about
mie-half the annual consumption of
wv,iskey, which formerly was the fa
vorite American tipple. Back In 1863,
when li" p government made its first of
ficial tecord ul the production of beer,
the total produced was only 2,006,625
barrels. During the fiscal year ended
Juno 30, 1906, the production was 54,
524,553 barrels. The increase that
year over the previous year was
,797.476 barrels, or more than
double the total production in
863. In that year the per capital
consumption was three gallons, and
it is now twenty-one gallons, showing
that the great increase is not due to
Increase of population, but to use. Since
1S63 the per capita consumption of
whiskey has gone down from two gal
lons to less than one.
Less than one gallon of whiskey is
quite enough for most people in a year,
and tv.enty-one gallons of beer is also
quite enough for most people. Still, it
Ii proper to he Droud that we don't
vir.k more of both. ,
STICKING T6 WE FAItX.
If more men would show the persist
ence in sticking to the farm that F.
D. Coburn, Kansas' secretary of agri
culture, does, they and the country
would be better off. When appointed to
the United States Senate to fill the va
cancy caused by the enforced retire
ment of Burton, Secretary Coburn de
clined' the honor, and he has recently
nipped In tha bud a boom which prom
ised to land him in the governor's
chair, preferring to continue his pres
ent work of making Kansas a more
prosperous State.
Those who know how Secretary Co-
bijrn has worked for sensible, scientific
and profitable agriculture in Kansas
know that he is In love with rils work,
and that he can probably be more use
ful to Kansas as Secretary of Agricul
ture than he would be as governor or
United States Benator. Perhaps the
place of Secretary of Agriculture for
the nation would tempt him, and that
r,;ay yet be offered him. He is well fit
ted for it.
Don't bite the Hps, says the Medical
Journal, as it spoils the beauty. But
what will the beautiful heroines In
novels do when they get mad?
SOME I3IPBVDEXCE.
A man brought before a New York
court the other day told the magistrate
that the last Job he had was shovelling
snow.
This Indicates how unwise some folks
can be. This man found last winter
that shovelling snow was steady and
profitable work. It extended so far be
yond the usual season that he probably
felt er.couraged to think that he could
snovei on ana soovel off forever, or
longer. Perhaps he also relied on the
prophecy of Daboll, the false prophet
who prophesied that there would, be no
summer in l907i Anyhow, he lost his
sense of prudence!, and omitted to pro
vide for the tine when there would be
no snow to shovel. He might have rode
or walked out to Kansas after he
found the snow-shovelling industry was
declining, and worked at harvesting
there In these golden days. But he is
now In Jail, where there is no work
for him and he must humiliate himself
by accepting the bounty of his city,
Next year perhaps he will make a sim
ilar mistake, and, after having done
Summer work, will have to spend the
long cold Winter in a warm Jail. There
Is a great lack of prudence in some
folks.
XOT A YBllOW FETEn SCARE.
Yellow fever has broken out In Cuba;
a It probably will again after It has
been squelched this time. But the an
nouncement doesn t cause any such
scare as It used to. Formerly when
yellow fever broke out in Cuba, it could
pretty certainly be looked for next at
New Orleans, or in Florida, and from
there it had a-bad habit of spreading
through the South, and would occas
ionally move up to New York. Now the
expectation is that It will be confined
to Cuba, and that there will not be
much of it there. If it should happen
that the scientific way of dealing with
yellow fever wouldn't work this time
there would be great surprise and
seme discouragement. But until It Is
plain that It doesn't there Is such good
reason for believing that It will that
we are all justified in relying on it, and
on the care and faithfulness of those
who are dealing with the situation.
Chicago claims to be off the Indian
reservation, but a national contest
with bows and arrows has been going
on there.
The Spendthrift,
He left so little, did you say?
He had so brief a time to stay,
'Twas hardly worth his while to
gather
Dross of our little earthly day.
The things that other people prize
He gave to others, being wise ,
Being so heavenly-foolish rather,
That kept his gains for Paradise.
Hardly a keepsake did he leave,
And all his gold wa3 fugitive. -
He kept those things that will not
perish,
For him the widow and orphan grieve.
He gave with a light laugh Indeed,
As he and gold were ill agreed;
Held it the poorest thing to cherish,
Save that it filled another's need.
He had his Pilgrim's Scrip of Hope,
And Living Waters in his eup.
The StalT of Life that still suffices
The stumbling soul to lift it up.
Being so soon a traveler.
Of earthly things he bad no care;
But on the road that's Paradise
He went the lighter, being bare.
Katharine Tynan in the Argonaut
OUR CONTEMPORARIES.
The President Am a Clvil-Scrvlce
Re-
former.
(Providence Journal.)
The President has so often said in
the past that political considerations
should have no weight in the selection
of public officials whose duties are
not political tint tt would be a great
pity indeed if lie were to give way to
the demands o politicians of less ex
alted ideals, and to use the Federal
patronage to promote the fortunes of
any man, no matter how deserving.
It is unfortunate that In some States
Ohio, for example he has apparently
laid himself open to the criticism of
having done this. After all, it is not
for him to build up Administration
machines or wreck anti-Administration
machines. Such things have been at
tempted. But Mr. .Roosevelt ought to
be th last man to attempt them. He
has been intimately associated with
the cause o civil service reform; and
his accession to tha ranks of the spoils
men would be a severe blow to tha
cause. If in Mr. Morgan's case he
hesitated, if he listened for the mo
ment to the siren voice of the "prac
tical" politician, he has taken the rischt
course at last; and this should satisfy
the public. Patronage is a weapon
that quite as often as not becomes a
Boomerang. The President does well
not to use it, potent as it may seem.
The Small Invertor In City Bond.
(New York Tribune.)
From a public point of view it is im
portant to encourage the small investor
to purchase city bonds. The moral ef
fect on the buyer is good; for every
purchaser of bonds becomes to some
extent a better citizen. Ho fenlsi that
lie has something at stake in thai city's
wunare ana development and may be
spurred into giving closer attention to
political questions which affect the
city's finances. The stearlvinir nonr
of a widely diffused class of miinfpinnf
uisuiuH's wouia De Dy no means lncon- I
buying city securities in small lots is
encouraged the municipality will find
that it has opened a new field of credit.
The savings banks are attracting year
ly more and more millions in savings,
and if the city continues to offer a bond
paying the same rate o Interest as is
obtainable at the savings bank it may
find a good percentage of those savings
put at its disposal. A city bond is a
sound and helpful investment for the
wage earner, and every bond thus held
is conversely a good Investment for
the city.
SAYISGS AND DOIXGS.
The wreck record of the Baltic sea
is greater than that of any other part
of the world. The average is one a
day throughout the year.
M. Lehman, the Swiss engineer who
recently received $200,000 in the Mi
lan exhibition lottery, is receiving
from BOO to 1,000 begging and matri
monial letters dally, and the postal
authorities at Romouth, near Frl
bourg, have had to triple their staff.
A Cleveland skyscraper, twenty
stories high, will be topped by a God
dess of Liberty holding a torch, from
which a leaping flame of gas will be
burning at all times. The exact hour
of the day and night will be Indicated
by causing the flame to shoot high
Into the air during the minute preced
ing each hour.
Mrs'. William Tomasek, the wife of
a prosperous farmer near Granite
City, Illinois, thinks she has solved the
problem of getting and keeping farm
hands. Three times a day Mrs. To
masek feeds the laborers while at
their work - with delicious pastry.
Farm hands would like that, even if
they didn't like work.
The plan of building schoolhouses
In the edges of public parks seems to
be gaining ground In Boston. President
Eliot of Harvard recommends the
same plan In writing for The Outlook
believing that it would be good policy
to transport children from congested
districts, that they might pass some
of the time in a healthful locality.
The venerable Ira Haworth of Kan
sas City recently exhibited to friends
who came to congratulate him on his
ninetieth birthday a black walnut
cane, whittled out and presented to
him by Abraham Lincoln in 1860.
"The cane," said Lincoln to Its recipi
ent, "Is to use when you get old. I
know you will live to be old, because
the good die young."
The other day Mayor Gross of Har
rlsburg received a letter from a rag
ing citizen. "Cut out the dog catch
ers," it ran. "If my dog Is picked up,
it will cost the city more than the tax
you collected. I pay no more tax;
can't see the point. And I will poison
the dogs of those in authority. I
have warned you. Now wait and you
will hear from me, I will be looking
for you. I am ready for action and
you will find me pretty cute."
At the post-mortem examination of
a Chester, England, woman her stom
ach wa3 found to be hard and leath
ery, having been actually tanned by
the tannin in the tea. which has the
same chemical principle as oak bark,
used in tanning sole leather. This ef
fect Is said to be often produced in tea
drinkers in the poorer class who use
inferior tea, containing much tannin,
and allow it to brew Indefinitely. Thus
the poison is drawn out and the In
terior of the drinker, if she Indulges
to excess, is gradually turned into
leather.
WORDS.
"Hasn't he an odd way of putting
things?" "Yes, especially golf balls."
Cleveland Plain Dealer.
"My friend Jinks says he can't catch
up with his orders. "Is he a manufac
turer?" "Oh, no; just a married man
with five grown daughters." Louisville
Courier-Journal.
"Do you think it makes one nervous
to eat much meat?" asked the vale
tudinarian. "Yes," answered the econo-r
mist; "if he thinks about the price."
Washington Star.
Nan "Young Mr. Ketchley is away
on his vacation, isn't he? Are you and
he on corresponding teims?" Fan "Not
quite but we're on picture postcard
terms." Chicago Tribune.
Mrs. Wall Street (to farmer by road
side) "I'm so glad to see you going in
for wheat, Mr. Hayrick. My husband
has made a great deal of .money out
of that in the city." Life.
"Did you say the fellow that Belle
Smartlelgh married for his money was
worth a million?" "No, I didn't say he
was worth it; I said he owned that
much." Baltimore (American.
The wife, during a quarrel: 'I'm go
ing right home to mother; so there;"
The husband: That's right, dear, of
two evils always choose the less.
Please don't bring mother here!" Yon
kers Statesman.
"Father," said little Rollo, "what Is
an epigram?"
"An epigram," was the answer, 'is
any sentence of less than thirty words
spoken by a man of oratorical promi
nence." Washington Star.
"Really," said Edith, "I don't care
what sort of a husband I get." "Why,
Edith," exclaimed her mother, "I'm
surprised at you." 'No," continued the
dear girl, "so long as he's rich and
handsome and kind to nie I don't care,
so there, now!" Philadelphia Press.
The Maid "I hear that you received
an offer of marriage the other day?"
Cicely "Yes; from a man who wrote
that 'his love far outdistanced his in
come.' " The Maid "How poetic!
What was his name?" Cicely "I didn't
think to look at the signature." Judge.
"Slowboy has been slaving away at
that desk for twenty years or so. Won
der, why he's never been promoted."
"Why, he's always taken a pride in do
ing more than he's paid for, and his
employers have been afraid they
cculdn't find a man to fill his place."
Puck.
Farmer Haycroft had Just , engaged
a man to help him through harvest
time.
"You haven't asked 'me," said the
herw hand, "whether or not I have
ever had any experience as a hired
man."
"I'll know all about that," growled
Farmer Haycroft, "as soon as I've
seen you eat."-Chfcago Tribune.
"He's a very witty chap, don't you
think?"
"How so?"
"He calls his neighbor's lawn mower
Macbeth, because It murders sleep."
thought that was what he called
his neighbor's baby,"
You mean the other neighbor. Oh.
the other neighbor was too much for
him."
"How was that?"
"He has twins and a phonograph."
Cleveland Plain Dealer.
LAST CALL ON
Lawn Mowers.
THE first of July slump on
Lawn Mower prices has cut
our stock almost in half but
we still have some of the best sizes
left, which would pay you to buy
at these prices to carry over for the
next year.
It was acknowledged that weN
had the best mowers and the lowest
prices even before we marked
them down.
Such Reductions as these:
A 12 inoh Old Green Mower
from $2.98 to $2.68
A 14 inoh I. X. L. Mower
from $4.25 to $3.75
An 18 inch Gilt Edge Mower
y from 87.00 to $8.30
A 16 inoh Imperial Mower
irom $9.50 to $8.56
The Todd corsets com
bine dainty materials
with the most careful
construction. The hlgb
'bust, small waist,' and
fiat abdomen effects are
the latect figure require
ments. Elastic stockings, eto,,
to measure.
Henry H. Todd
S93-2M TORK ST.
CLOSED DURING ACGTJST.
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REFRIGERATOR
BARGAINS.
We have a small number of the celebrated COLD
STORAGE REFRIGERATORS, which we will close out
at the following low prices. Hardwood cases highly pol
ished, mineral wool packing in every way a desirable
refrigerator:
$27.00 Refrigerators, $20.00.
1 $25.00 Refrigerators, $19.00.
$20.00 Refrigerators, $15.00.
$18.00 Refrigerators, $13.50. ' ' ,
The Bow&tch Ftsmittste Co.
100-102-104-106 ORANGE ST.
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Vacation
Camera
i aKe one with you and
you won't forget tha
pleasant times.
Vacation pictures are
permanent.
It is the easiest thing inj
ine wona to taKe snap
shots and results are
pleasant memories al
ways. The cost is small.
EVERYTHING OPTICAL
rL'Harvey&Lewish-
Opticians
861 Chapel St KewHaoen
S$S Main. St. Hartford.
360 Main. St. Springficti. Mass.
It is Framing Time.
NOW IS ALWAYS
the best time to attend
to your unframed pic
tures, but at this season
we can give more time to
the study of your require
ments. We always as
sure entire satisfaction,
A suggestion Leave
your order now and we'll
have the pictures framed
ready to hand on your
return from your. Sum
mer outing.
F. W. TIERNAN & CO.
' 827 Chapef SIrea!
Visitors Always Welcome.
Summer Sale
For Cash.
We still have a good assortment of.
tne following. g
aw aim 00c .cngusn uouars, 1 .12
oou ana ouc nail Hose, ,17
75o and 1 Half Hose, ' .35
50c Pure Linen Handkerchiefs, .25
u ana 52 underwear, half price'
i.ou, $2 ana jz.ou scarfs, . .50
$1 and 31.50 Scarfs, : , ,25
.w ungusn ecarrs,- - - 1 rvn
Odd lots of Waistcoats, small sizes, 1.00:
?1Z ana 515 Panamas, half price1!
$20 and $30 Rain Coats, half price!
$5 and $10 Summer Bath Robes,
half price"
$1 to $3.50 Scarf Pins, half price;
Striped English Tennis Coats,
half price'
Ladies" Umbrellas, half price1"
Good assortment of Canes, half price ;
English Belts, half price:
Chase&Co.
SHIRTMAKERS,
1018 and 1020 Chapel St.
Store Closes Dally at S p. m,'
Saturday at 1 p. m.
Everything That Makes Music
PIANOS TUNED, PIANOS MOVED,
TUe Largest Manic House la
'Connecticut.
CHARLES n. LOOMI9,
LOOMS' TEMPLE OF MUSICj
nai cnapei street.
MATHUSHEK and EMEU SON PIANOS
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