COMMENCED AUG. 8, 1837.
ST. JOHNSBURY, VERMONT, WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4. 1908.
VOL. LXX-NO. 3683.
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W shall show a new up-to-date Paper for five different rooms
in the house, changing same every third morning. They will
bo shown in this order.
March 4, Parlor
6, Dining Room
" 13, Chamber
1 We think you will be well paid to take a look every other
day at our South Window.
New Spring Suits Every
Gillette Razor Blades
When you get a good Gillette Blade
Then it cuts better than a new one.
Randall (B- Whitcomb,
Jewelers and Stationers.
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:I KEEP IN THE HOUSE
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CARRY IN THE POCKET
At all Druggists, two sizes, 10
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Dry Goods Co,
At the Cash Book Store. Type
writer Papers, Smith Premier Rib
bon and Carbon Paper. Also
ribbons for the leading Typewriter
F. O. CLARK.
101 Iiasteru Ave., St. Johnsbury, Vt.
The American Throat Tablets
For Sore Throat, Hoarseness, Coughs, etc.
"The Best General Throat Tablet."
Haswell Royal Arch Chapter, no. 11.
Stated Convocation, Friday evening, Mar.
KKt llFN ('.. CHKNKY, II. I.
Di:uos M. Il.vcoN. Secretary.
Faasnmpslc Lodge, Ho. 27, F. and A. M.
Regular Communication, Thnrsdav even
ing. Mar. 11'.
IUvid K. Coi.i;, V. M.
Df.i.os M. Bacon, Hfcurdtr.
Palestine Commandery, Bo. S, K. T.
Stated Conclave, Tuesday eve., Mar. 17.
Hakky A. Hvrti.i:tt, K. C.
Ii:i.os M. Bacon. Recorder.
Knlehts of Pythias.
Regular Convention of Apollo Lodge. No. j
2, Tuesday eve , Mar. 1(1.
A. U. Mahsmam., C. C '
II. V Hl.MS, K. K. S. i
Modern Woodmen of America.
Regular meetings of Asisiua Camp. No. ,
Ml i-y. are held tirst ami third Tuesdays in j
each month. Next meeting Mar. 17, lttOH. ,
H. I. I'u kehisii, Clerk.
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Mystic Star Chapter, Ho. 2, 0. E. S.
The regular meeting will lie held YVcdncs- !
daveveiung, March 11.
Mks.Lvi-i.i.a Ii. Hart. Worthy Matron.
Mrs. Ckkm: Hack, Secretary, I'm. Tern.
NfcW ADS. THIS WEEK.
Cut Class A. S. llaskius.
Cheeks First National Hank.
New Music Hall.
Wall Paper Kerry-Hall Dry Hoods Co.
Y. M. C. A. Lecture Course.
Napthn Cleansing Works.
Corsets A hliie M. McNeil
Shirt Waists Law rence I'. Leach ,V Co.
Wooltej Suits Lougee S; Smvthe.
Cigars 1 N. Hrown ,V Son.
Hats Steele, Taplin & Co.
Caledonia National Bank.
Insurance Chas. S. Hastings.
Sugar Tools C. II. Hoss Co.
Insurance V. Y. Sprague ..V Son.
Dissolution of I'.irmcrsliip Ilundy ,i Weeks.
You pay for what you get when you
order Sealshipt oysters solid incuts, no
water, no preservatives. Spaiilding's
I'se American Little Liver Tablets.
They taste like "the real thini;"
Sealshipt oysters because they are fresh,
clean, and free from "dope." Spauldinji's
market has fresh Sealshipt oysters every
Try the American Throat Tablets.
New Spring styles Oxfords. I'tiiups and
Low shoes front $:i.50 down. I'unily's
Make the stomach happy with a Mi-o-na
tablet before meals. A guarantee
is given by Y. H. Kastman to return
your ."Oc, if Mi-o-na fads to cure any
form of stomach trouble.
Now is the time to use Ilyomei, and
be cured of catarrh. Fresh supply just
received. Costs nothing unless it cures,
is the way I sell it. VY. I. Kastmau.
The Ladies' Circle of the Church of the
Messiah will meet Thursday afternoon
with Mrs, A. VY. Babcock, Caledonia
street. The meeting is called to sew for
S. I). Angel! Co.'s spring catalogue and
over 100 samples of laces, embroid
eries, white summer goods, etc. Orders
promptly filled. Mrs lieorgie Kowcll
Carletou, St Main street.
Mrs. Abbie M. McNeil is again
occupying her accustomed place in Mrs.
Patrick's millinery parlors, and her
advertisement elsewhere will call your
attention to her line of staple goods
and spring novelties.
Ilradstreet's Weekly trade report in
dicates that the present difficulties in
the granite trade will somewhat effect
general conditions, but that other lines
of manufacturing show a tendency to
increase. From agricultural districts
fanners report that the demand for pro
duce holds good. Potatoes still bring
THE NEW fHUSIG HALL
TUESDAY, MARCH 17th
JI LES ML'RRY PRESENTS THE FAVORITE
W. A. WHITECAR
IN THE GREAT AMERICAN PLAY
An Old Sweetheart
Dramatized from James Whitcomb Riley's Poem. A strong Company.
Special Scenic features. Seats on sale March 11, at 12..'!0.
Prices 50c, 75c and $1.00.
and 25 Cents.
good prices and while there is apparent
ly a fair amount of hay. prices hold up
well. Loose hay brings from $13 to $18
per ton, while first grade of pressed hay
sells at $21.
At the next regular meeting of the
N. E. O. P., Saturday evening, March 7,
a new ritual will be presented for con
sideration by the lodge. There will be
no entertainment and the lodge will be
called to order at 7..'i0.
llodge's orchestra has lxen engaged
to furnish music for a masquarade ball
in Weeks' hall, North Danville, Friday
Yesterday being Maundy Tuesday
the pupils of the parochial schools en
joyed a holiday.
Rooms in the new Iirightlook hos
pital are to lie lun.ished by the South
Church Home Missionary society and by
Mrs. ' A. Richardson in memory of her
New patients at Iirightlook this
week are Mrs. L. H. Pond, St. Johns
bury, Mrs. George Copp, East St. Johns
bury and Lucian Moore, Passumpsic.
Mrs. T. L. Noves of St. Johnsbury and
Mrs. Harvey of Groton have been dis
charged Manager Spencer of the Fairbanks
grocery store begins this week his annual
cutting of western beef, and all who have
ever patronized this department of this
store will be glad to read this announce
ment. This beef is always first class in
quality and the quantity is such as to
supply (til customers. Manager Spencer
will be pleased to add to his large list of
customers who at this season of the year
always expect to have their table sup
plied with good beefsteak and roasts.
Retrenchment is the order on the St.
Johnsburv o: Lake Chaniplain railroad.
The smoking car has been taken oft' the
mail train, which saves the expense ot
one brakemau, ami the crew of the shift
ing engine at Svvanton has been dis
missed. The crew of the morning ex
press train will attend to the shifting.
Mrs. Arthur Wilder has received a
second letter from Valencia, Spain, from
an alleged prisoner in the castle fort who
promises her all kinds of money if she will
ransom his daughter. About once a year
some Spanish crook writes some one in
this town for money, but Mrs. Wli.ler is
the only one who has been importuned
Dissolution of Partnership.
Notice appears elsewhere of the dissolu
tion of the partnership ot the carriage
firm of Bundy & Weeks. Clinton Ii.
Weeks retires from the firm and is suc
ceeded by F red S. Woods, the bookkeeper
at the Fairbanks grot-cry store. Mr.
Weeks will remain with the new firm
through the summer months and later
go on the road for some carriage firm.
Mr, Weeks has been a resident of St.
Johnsbury for 17 years, has been 1H
years in Mr. Iinndv's shoe store and
since ls'.i'.i associated with him in the
carriage business. He is one of the most
popular young men in St. Johnsburv, has
been active in the social and political life
of the community and one who will be
much missed. He will retain his resi
dence in St. Johnsbury and his future
business will be so arranged that he can
spend the summer months each year at
Mr. Woods has long held the confidence
and esteem of his townsmen and has
many triends who will wish him con
tinued success in his new relation with
one of St. Johnsbury's most active
The March meeting of the St. Johns
bury Woiuan'sClub was held at Pythian
hall Monday afternoon. About fifteen
Lyndonville ladies braved the storm and
accepted Mrs. Ilazen's invitation to at
tend the meeting. I'lifortunately their
train home was on time and they were
obliged to leave belore the meeting was
over and before many people had a
chance to meet them. The program was
opened with music, a soprano solo by
Mrs. Blanche M. Itrockway, selections
bv the club chorus and a soprano solo
by Miss M. Blanche Sparhawk.
The committee on travel and current
events had charge of the meeting. Mrs.
Anna 1). Pearl, chairman, introduced the
speaker, Mrs. Ellen B. Turner, who gave
an exceedingly interesting paper on "The
Land of Windmills." The paper showed
much knowledge of the history of the
Netherlands and the keenest observation.
In the summer of I'.lOti Mrs. Turner vis
ited Holland and Belgium and this paper
is the fruit of that visit. She described
particularly the places she saw, Bruges,
Brussels, the field of Waterloo, Antwerp,
M. G. Barnard & Co.,
35 Congress Street, Boston.
Tel. 1899 & 4306-1 Main.
New York and Boston Stock Ex
change Stocks and Curb Stocks
sold for cash or on an original Eleven
Payment Plan (No Margins).
U. S. Steel
Cal. & Arizona
EUREKA MINES CO.
A consolidation of valuable prop
erties in one of the coming camps.
When we visited this camp in July,
th'-re were only three producing
mines. At this time there are le
tween twelve and fifteen.
The 8 per cent preferred stock
which will be listed immediately
upon the Curb, and will sell from
$1.00 to $l.2 a share, carries with
it a bonus of common stock.
Pythian Building, St. Johnsbury, Vt.,
Open a Savings Account
Citizens Savings Bank
and Trust Co.,
ST. JOHNSBURY, VERMONT.
ConiinenciiiK January 1 , 1908, we
pimrantee 4 PER CENT interest on
all Savings Deposits, which is eom
m. u ruled semi-annually.
All taxes paid on $2,000 or less.
If not convenient to call at the
Hank, deposits can he sent or w ith
drawn by mail.
Capital and Surplus. $ 220.000
JOHN T. RITCHIE,
Father's carried on margin.
A Lite Insurance premium is a margin
which secures the sum a family can save i!'
father lives, and does save; which they lose if
he dies or docs not save. r,9th year. Na
tional Life Ins. Co. of Vt. (Mutual.)
W. W. SPRAGUE & SON,
Gen. Agents of Northeastern Vermont,
St. Johnsbury, Vermont,
EASY TO TAKE
Guaranteed under Food
The Hague, Scheveningen and Amster
dam. A very good idea of the countries,
the manners and customs of the people
could le gamed from Mrs. Turner's talk
which contained many interesting bits of
historical and literary allusion, and was
The business meeting followed the
program, when announcement was
made that the art class, conducted by
Kev. Dr. S. G. Barnes, will meet at Miss
Bingham's studio next week Thursday
afternoon at 4 o'clock. There will be
five meetings, and no expense to the
class. Notice was given of the public
meeting in Athenaeum hall, Thursday
evening under the auspices of the forestry
In the absence of Mrs. Freelove
Spaulding, chairman of the social
science committee, the president pre
sented the contract with the district
nurse, Mrs. Emma Houston, who has
B0ST01A SEXTETTE CLUB
MELVA CLEMA1RE, Soprano.
The All Artist
New Music Hall, Friday, March 6th.
Prices 35, 50
We are showing new Spring and Summer Dress Goods, Wash
Goods. Fancy Muslins. New Scotch Ginghams in fancy plaid and
stripes. 25 cents yard.
New American Ginghams, 1 21 -c and 15c yard.
New Colored Linens.
Ladies' Spring Suits.
The new Spring Suits are here. Beautiful new styles and finely
tailored. Special values at $25.00.
The balance of our Winter Stock of Coats and Furs at COST TO
SAVE PACKING AWAY. Call and look them over.
Agent for the Home Journal Patterns.
39 Railroad Street,
Are the popular priced cars of today. The increase in sales of these
machines is positive proof of this statement. Immediate delivery.
Call and see them.
W. A. WRIGHT.
The Boston Automobile Show will be held InMachanics Building
March 7 to 14. I will be glad to furnish any further Information
which I am able to give and would like to hear from all those who
are planning to attend this show.
The Best Laxative."
and Drug Act, Serial No. 1034.
lieen working the past month. She has
made 90 visits, which proves the fact
that there is need ol such a helper. The
committee ask that any who wish to
contribute old cotton send such to the
chairman, who will be ready to answer
anv tpjestions during the hours ot 10 to
H and (5 to 7.
Mrs. Ralph Hooker was admitted to
Tea and waters were served by the
The world-renowned Canadian Jubilee
Singers in combination with the Impe
rial orchestra will give a concert in Grace
Methodist church Saturday evening.
This is a fine colored company. All first
class artists, and every number is a mu
and 75 Cents.
St. Johnsbury, Vt.
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