3LLBTTQTJEKQUE BTBimTO CITIZEN.
FRIDAY, MAItCn , lfT.
FAIR SEX, POWER IN BUSINESS, RUNS NORWAY,
MOST DISTINCTLY WOMAN TOWN IN AMERICA
THE POLICY OF THIS STORE 1
Is to clean up stock once
yearly and open season
with new goods.
Tire? cIjotiie, feed, doctoh,
MARRY AND RCRY THE TOW S
1'KOPLE, CARE FOR THE TRAV
ELER, ARE DIRECTORS, POST
MASTERS AND 1MIOTOOAPHERS
AND WITHAL HAVE GOOD
(NOTE. Tlie editor of The Evt-.i-i
hit CKiM'ii Im'IIcvIii that women
ncrjnhcri; would Intonsc-ly Inter
red in the inn liner In willed their
xlster. ilnininme. their, "woman's
lunn." ilcUiilisl MI-m LeeWIe to make
a NH-elnl visit to Norway nml vtrite
the story for tlio reader of till news
pnMT. 1 dllor. .
(I!y Kntlierino lrckic.)
Norway Me., March 8. Frills, fur
belows and chiffon do the actual bus:,
news of this hustling, thriving Now
In every lino of commerce and
finance .trade, and profession, the
Rentier sex of Norway Is successful
ly encased, and it is the most dis
tinctly "woman's town" In America.
The women not only clothe, hat and
shoe the population, but they grace
fully preside over meat markets, the
powtoflice and the three hotels.
The women of Norway marry the
living and bury the dead. Legal dis
putes are settled by a feminine Justice
of the peace. 8iek and wounded are
administered to by a woman doctor.
The countryside Is photographed by
another woman. For twenty-two
years the checks at the bank have
been cushed by a small white wo
man's hand, while a quarter of a cen
tury is the period that a woman has
swayed the morals, opinions and poll
ties of the town through the columns
of her paper.
A director in the street railway and
the corporation that lights the vil
lage Is a woman, and she attends each
and every meeting of the directorate
and gets her pay for attendance with
the same regularity that old Unoe
Russell Sage did.
Tlio Men Draff A lion t it.
Yet it cannot be said that the fair
ones of Norway compete with the
men. The latter are too gallant to
permit of competition. They simply
loll back in their big comfortable arm
chairs and admiringly tell what their
women "folks" can do.
It is a great deal. They are as
good housekeepers as though there
was not such a thing as stocks and
bonds .dry goods, undertaking and
embalming, the postotllce to be at
tended to and the printing presses to
run. The homes of this beautiful
little village are real homes.
The S. 13. and Z. S. Trlnce store
Is not only owned by two sisters, but
every thing in the shop is done by
women. The only connection that a
man can have with this establishment
Is as a purchaser.
"It was after I found that I could
only earn $2.50 a week as a school
teacher that I determined upon be
ing a business woman," Is the way
Miss Prince explains her entrance
Into the fields of commerce.
Rules for RiihIiicss Women.
"To succeed in business worn m
must know three things," is the dec
laration this smart business woman
made to me. "She must not run her
business with a mortgaged Btock, Bhi
must pay her bills two or three days
before they are due, thus greatly im
pressing the people from whom she
buys, and then a woman must always
be dressed well."
Across the street from Miss Prince
is a shoe store conducted by Miss
Kdith Smith. She is a young gl-1
who three years ago inherited her
stock from her father.
Mrs. Laura A. Sanborn can set the
type, feed the press and set up the
copy for the Norway Advertiser s
easily as she can write its editorials.
Mrs. Sanborn learned the printing
business soon after her marriage,
twenty-five years ago.
Women Honest Rankers.
"I was a good adder and that is
the way I started in the banking bus'
ness," is the modest explanation that
Cashier Stella IS. Pike gives of her
association with the Norway National
bank. "I soon found out, though,
that it took more than an adder of
figures to be a financier. But women
are especially adapted for the bank
ing business. We are by nature ho l
est and that is the thing that teir
in a bank."
If there is not a preacher handy
and a couple wish to get marrleJ,
Miss Margaret A. Baker is the one
whom the swain seeks out. As the
justice of the peace she is permu
ted to perform the marriage cere
mony, to acknowledge deeds and ad
This Justice of the peace has a
clever younger sister, Miss Jennie P.
VM fc I : 1 . n -w-R ft T"" .is'
A VIEW OF NORWAY, AMERICA'S .MOST DISTINCTLY "WOMAN'S TOWN," AND SOME OF NORWAY'S
PROM I X EN T WOM EN .
No. 1 Mrs. O. I. Brookes; she itmducls a nient market. 2 Ml irm-e Tliajer undertaker.. 3 Mn.
Aliee, li. Nash, taxidermist.. 4 .Mrs. Itose Powers, milliner. 5 Dr. Aiinttto lU'iinett, the town pliyslelan; Ml
Margnr't Baker, Just lee of tlio iieace; Ml.ss Cora Brings, iiiuslcnl comiioHer; Mm. F. W. S?iiiImiiti, editor "Adver
tiser"; Miss Jennie Baker, store niHiiiiKer.
Paker. She Is one of the most capa
ble business women in Norway, man
aging a large dry goods store, the
proprietor of which lives In PortlanJ.
Miss Jennie is about twenty-six years
Caring for the dead is one of the
necessary things of life. Miss Gracs
Thayer owns a large undertaking es
tablishment and is licensed as an un
dertaker. She's Town Doctor.
For eight years Dr. Annette Ben
nett has been the town physician.
She Is appointed by the board of
selectmen, which body Is made up en
tirely of the stronger sex. There are
a number of men doctors In Norway
who each year apply for this olliclal
medical ollice. Dr. Bennett is the
first and only woman in the state of
Maine holding the position of town
The walls of the studio of Miss
Minnie F. Llbby are covered with
such fine examples of photography
that her art should have a national
The hotel women of this place are
noted far and near. Martha C Whit
marsh came to be the proprietor of
the Elm house. She delights to tell
of the times forty years ago, whan
the stage, with four, used to dash up
to her tavern door. Mrs. Lizzio Wood
man is ine proprietor or me rseaie
house. Her Hister, Mrs. Ella Tlbbltts,
was also a hotelkeeper, but she has
When Postmaster Charles S. Akers
received his appointment from Presi
dent Roosevelt a short time ago he,
In turn, appointed two women as his
assistants, a thing his predecessor had
Mrs. Effle Akers is the helpmate in
federal duties as well as in matrimony
of the postmaster while Miss Ellie
Swan Is the second assistant in the
Mrs. Alice L. Nash Is a llcens;d
taxidermist. She was taught her pro
fession by her husband after she was
Woman Butcher, Also.
One of the biggest butcher shops
In Norway is run by Mrs. Owen P.
Brookes, whose husband insists that
he never made money until his wife
was behind the counter.
Mrs. Cora Briggs has composed
and published a number of songs,
both the words and music belni
Cathartic were iiv :-r.t...
18:6, ar.d the for.";:!..
perfected cfor rr.t;rh t ; ;
mental Jabor by hiyl.ly r;ci .
tific chemists, it was ov.r :
not only to produce a pcrf.ct
combination of EFFECTIVE.
CONSTITUENTS, but to
hav? every ingredient the very best in point of PURITY and
QUALITY that could be obtained.
Comma.iiH the Consumer's
written by her.
Mrs. Gertie Allen, ably assisted bv
Miss Elizabeth Cooley, makes ha s
for her sisters In town and in the
country. Mrs. Rose Powers is an
other seller and designer of hats.
There are a couple of women
among this large group of money
mnkers who attend simply to the
growing of their fortunes. Miss Eliza
beth B. Beal Is a director In the
Norway & Puris Street Hallway com
pany, and she is also a director in
the corporation that operates the
electric lighting and power for the
villnge and adjacent land.
There Is little or no crime In Nor
way. The town has not a saloon, and
liquor Is not even sold on the quiet.
The men do smoke, but the women
are hoping that Xhe time will come,
and come soon, when this "vicious"
habit will not be Indulged In by the
AWFUL STORIES OF INHUMAN TREAT
MENT OF WOMEN PRISONERS LEAK
THROUGH FROM RUSSIA
DRAGGED TO THE PRISONS OE
mysteriously. Not even their hui-
hnnria nr hnhA, Irnnu' tVia ,anr,l nf
miii.iu i iiAii soiiiiuis Illis-i their fate until months have passed
RI.V SHACKLES RIVETED UPON' Then a furtive word or two is
THEIR LIMBS AND DEGRADED I whlIered by a passing traveler, garb-
' I u known th u'tfti iinil rti.it Vicr lu a
'' political prisoner in Siberia, or in
the mines In southern Russia, which
rival in their cruelties Siberia at 'ts
: worst. ,
. Berlin, March 8. Despite stri .'t
censorship news is leaking through to
the European capitals of the terrible
treatment of women confined In the
political prisons and mines of Rus
sia and Siberia.
Daring women have played leading
parU in agitating the new revolution
ary spirit which is rampant In Russia.
Police see their gre.-n.Ht peril In ac
tivities of these women revolutionists
who are ready to sacrifice their lives,
I The prison way stations through
which from 1807 to 1SVU passed 865,
000 prisoners, of whom about on )
fourth were women, have been re
opened, and are overcrowded. Re
fined women, now illly clad, half fed,
are being thrust Into cells reeking
with filth. They are at the mercy
of degraded Jailors.
Consumption and typhoid reap a
deadly toll, but ar- welcomed as the
alternative of the Siberian dreads
insanity or sulcldi-. Murderers ani
We established a standard cf PURITY and QUALITY
end MEDICINAL STRENGTH, that has been maintained for
all thece years, and every Cascaret tablet has been as harmless,
pure, centle and effective as every other one.
The substances that enter into a medicinal formula, to pro
duce the desired effect, to be SAFE and ever TRUSTWORTHY.
MU3T be clean, fresh, carefully selected and compounded with
The eternal vigilance necessary to secure the ingredients cf
carets in the most PERFECT CONDITION, so as to pet
tl e Lest effect without any danger from intruding; substances,
has never been relaxed.
What is the result?
There has never been a disappointment, never complaint. The pr op
of Arr.erica are today buying over ONE MILLION BOXES a month of C-i -c.U'-ti
Candy Cathartic, a recognition of their dependable qualities to do w:.it
i claimed lor them, as the best medicine FOK THE BOWELSas yet discovert-J.
Our patrons are all our friends, loyal and more than satisfied of the Ftr.-c'-fat.
l-.onest, reliable MERIT of our preparation. It is today the prea'.c-t
FAMILY MEDICINE in the world.
We attribute Cascarets' great success to PURITY, QUALITY a-M
AIEDICINAL EFFICIENCY, backed by Truth and Honesty ui our deali:.
The Congress of the United States, on June 30, 1906, passed a PURE
FOOD AND DRUGS ACT to protect the Health of the People against adultcr-
lio'i, misstatement and careless processes. This law went into effect Jauuary
I, '.' 7, and will help to banish all questionable practices and preparations. We
ruaor,e te law.
The essence of this law was anticipated by the makers of Cascarets when
t'.'L- Cr-1 box was made ten years ago, and every precaution was taken to estab
i - : Cr. jrfU as the standard, reliable and responsible Bowel medicine for tue
V.'e Uiatl contiwc In our purpose to produce the best product possible, and
!t' !roui of the contiJer.ce of our irienjs, a commercial confidence which will
Oiv.. be betrayed. All druggists, IOc,2.Sc, 50c. Try a little 10c box TODAY. 75a
AX At'Tl'AIi IMIOTtKiltAI'll TAKKX IV A Sll KKIAV IMtlSOX.
Till; WOMAN IS OXK OF THII.MWV K: OI.l I ION AKV i:ii. i:s.
TIIK KOIJHI K IX Till: KCIiOl 1 IIIXD M'II.: IHi: OillKIt
itivi:n:i tiii; MiAthi.i s ox iii:k wkists. mmk iiii; ixmk or
iu:i it i: ox iu:u i act;. tiii; mmkit that civmh in-: hkok
i:n itv imi'TAMTY ami s i i i;uiNi is Ti'ic.i. r mi: m.shiAX
tt'OMKN oi' Tin: iti:vLt'iit..
and they are seeking to strike terror
t'j the hearts of other women by ths
horrors inllU-ted uion those who ar3
l-'rom the Akatul xllvcr mines come
reports that hundreds of political
prisoners have been placed In chains
and women formerly high In political
ami social circles have had the cloth
ing torn from their bodies and force 1
to don the vermin infected prison
garments. Chains have also been
riveted on them, and every p'ismUjIu
indignity offered to make their con
dition more revolting.
AnioiiK the women sufferers is Mile.
Maria .Splrhlonovo assassin of L.ui-
henoffsky chief of police at Tambov
degenerates are c
pure girls who.-,
been to spread t
The mifferers 1
amples to Inspl.
ferintf. They ( a
the tragic deed
skuya. She was
band a political
rors of the tre
husband endure. i buri ed revenge ln'.o
mpanlons of young,
worst crimes have
:ie doctrines ot the
.ve many heroic ex-thi-m
in their suf
er uch other with
of Mmo. Kutlton
xi l,-il with her hua
offt mler. The hor-
meut hhe and her
f:eak of the high
her free she trav :.-
in.- of the governor
eil her to living tor
un::.mcu to his of-
She has smuggled hews to her friends j 'j'he lush fail. I to break her spin'.,
outside ItU-siii that she has been j but she died fi in th - effects of the
manacled and forced to nubmit to in- i scoui ing with m-r new born bubrt
dignities too terrible to relate. dead in her ann-
Iays of the old regime when Si-
berU in all its terror nourished are I We do it right. Kol tiil DIIY. Im
being revived Women disappear j perial Laundry Co.
her oul. When
police circles set
ed back to the !.
j w ho had comlein
1 lice nhe shot hin
icA n. -v x 'a y
M vV asrsWi
It !C"rT 1
uV If 1
Not only means the Best
Shoes but it stands equally
for honest advertising.
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3000 Pairs Men's
i Fine Shoes
All Other Shoes at 10
Per Cent Discount
Our window display will give you
an inkling of the shapes that stylish
dressers will wear, but come in and care
f ully inspect the shoes themselves. We feel
confident that if you are a man who
wants the best money can buy we will
have your trade.
Wm. CHAPLIN SHOE STORE 121 RAILROAD AVE.
BORAH DECLARES HIM
SELF A "PEOPLE'S
1IY TIIK l'KOPM-l I MEAN THE
I'F.Ori.K; NOT TIIK ASSOCTAT.
Kl) SI'KC'IAIj 1NTKKKSTS," SAYS
IDAHO'S STKOXG NEW MAX IX
TIIK "MM-IONAIIIKS' CM'H."
Washington, March 8. A new
member of the United States senate
a man who conies as the choice of
the people of his Btate. and not be
cause he has purchased his seat with
the. trust-made millions Is W K
ilorah, of Idaho, successor to Pubols.
The new senator has been In Wash
ington looking over the ground. He
will not take the oath of oftlce until
next December, hut Horah wanted to
see how the senate looked.
"What do you think of them?" I
"Bully," was the non-committal re
ply. "What are you going to do? What
is your general idea as to the policy
when you begin to play the game
"I will keep close to the people,"
Mr. liornh replied. "I ilnd that a
pretty safe guide."
"How about the rest of the conn
try? Are you going to legislate for
"My tdate comes first. A senator
Is the voice of his state in an assem
bly of states. On general matters
the voice of Idaho, so for as I deter
mine It, shall be for what a great ma
jority of the people want. And by
the people I mean the people not
the associated special Interests."
Mr. ilorah is a square- jawed,
sturdy proposition, with a lot before
him. H is only 42, und what he haa
he owes only to himself. What he
has he took. And he took it stand
ing up. In the taking he may have
knocked some men down but he aid
It from tho shoulder. He did not
trip them ui.
Ilorah was born in Illinois. Then
he was a farmer boy in Kansas. I jit-
er he taught school, learned the law
and struck out for the coast. He
couldn't pay fare farther than Boise,
Idaho, so be nailed up a shingle there.
It was hard sledding. Presently
he won a stork raiser's case against
the t'nion I'acltlc ami business began
to Mow bis way. Hut ne Isn't rich
Horah Is the talking type of poli
tician. l!y this 1 mean that ho is the
opposite of Tom Phut, who came to
ofllce by virtue solely of his ability
to give advice.
Horah also mixes well. He Is calm
and well poised in his manner. He
does not obtrude or attempt to shine.
H; rarely starts a conversation, but
when drawn out is found to have
His election to Hie senate Is Ho-
rah's first public oflice. He came in
to public notice several years ago
when retained us special counsel In
the prosecution of the dynamiters
who blew up the Hunker Hill and
Sullivan mines, at Coeur de ATene,
killing a number of non-union work
men. During the silver agitation in
the west Horah joined the silver re
publicans and stumped for them.
Silver republicans are mostly straight
republicans now, and so is Horah. A
year ago he began to stump ti.e statu
as a candidate for the senate.
Idaho does not, like Oregon, elect
senators by direct vote of the people,
but the result Is much the same. Cati
ilid'ites for the legislature or dele
gates to tho state convention are elec
ted with the understanding that they
will vote for a certain man. The
senatorial candidacy Is part of tho
issue In tho campaign, and when the
legislature meets there Is nothing for
the members to do but ratify the
choice of the people as expressed in
the elections. It Is in this sens.) that
lioraii was elected by the people.
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NUE Nt XT TO BANK OF
W. L. TRIMBLE & CO
LIVEIIT, SALE, FEED AND
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BEST TOUUNOUTS IN THE CITY
Second Street, between Railroad and
TO CURE A COLD IN ONE DAY
Take LAXATIVE BKOMO Quinine
Tablets. Druggists refund money if
It falls to cure. E. W. GROVE'S
klgoature is on each box. 25c.
Thos. F. Keleher
ii:voi:s ri:.dy iwixt
Oiio t.allon (overs 000 Square Fert.
p.i..mi:tto roof i'.mxt
Mniis lA'uks, Lust Fle Yean.
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WorLinl Like u Cliurni.
Mr. I). JM. Walker, editor of that
-l'iy journal, tho KnterprUe, Louisa.
Vu , ays: "I ran a nail in my foot
la-t week and at once applied Buek
ten'i Arnica Salve. No inflammation
followed; the salve simply healed the
wound." HeaU eery sore, burn and
skin disease. tJuarunteed at all
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