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John Roberts, Three Years With
Villa in Mexico, at Public
School No. 1 Friday.
Special to the EVENISTΟ NEWS.
Tottenville, Dec. 15.—John W. Rob
erts, the noted war correspondent and
lecturer, will «peak on "Three Years
with Villa. In Mexico," Friday night at
Public School No. 1, Academy place,
Tottenville. He will speak of Mexico's
commercial and political future and
give an intimate peep into what is go- i
lng on in the Republic to the south |
of us today. This is a treat no person ]
who can attend should miss, as his
topic indicates Mr. Roberts was for
three years with the bandit leader.
With the lectures next week the
first course of the season of 1916-17
will be brought to a close and the sec
ond will begin the first of January.
"New York, the Gateway of the Con
tinent," will be Morris A. Lunn's sub
ject Thursday night at Curtis High
School, St Mark's place and Hamilton
avenue. He will tell how New York
has the most tonnage of any port, how
It handles nearly half of all the Amer
ican commerce, and speak of the man
ufacturing and financial interests.
A number of lectures on music will
be given during the week. Monday
night at Public School No. 6, Ross
vLlle avenue, Rossville, I,ew!s W. Arm
strong will speak on "Folk Song» of
Austria, Hungary and Bohemia."
"America in Song and Story," will be
Mina P. Kulin's topic Tuesday night
at No. 12, Steuben street. Concord.
In keeping with the Christmas sea
eon, DeWitt Paxton will lecture on
"Dlcken's "Christmas Carol,' " Tuesday
night at Public School. No. 26, Rich
mond turnpike, Llnoleumvllle.
"The American Flag," will be Isaac
C. Sturges' topic Friday night at Pub
lic School No. 11, Jefferson street,
Donyan Hills. Monday night at the
Greai Kills Moravian Church, Hfllside
avenue, Great Kills.
two ambiles in
Special to the EVENING NEWS.
Tottenville, Dec. 15:—In a colli
sion between a Haynes Six auto own
ed and operated by William Rogur
dus, of Bloomlngdale avenue, Wood
row, and a Ford runabout at the turn
of the road at the foot of Ivrelscher's
hill, In Arthur Kill road, Krelschcr
ville, shortly after 7 o'clock this
morning, the Ford had both front
wheels knocked out from under it
and otherwise damaged so that it
will have to be in the repair shop for
some time. Mr. Bogardus' car had
One of the fenders torn off the side,
which was the only damage done to
hts machine.
According to Mr. Bogardus, who
was on his way to work at the Hil
llard plant here, and several people
that he had in the car with htm, the
Ford, which was owned by a man
-from Manhattan, was descending the
jhlll on the wrong side of the road,
•ji· was driving on the right side of
•îhe road and In making the turn the
Ford struck him In the aide, almost
turning his car over. The weight of
.his car and two telephone poles that
the car was thrown against were the
only thing that saved those In the
car from serious Injury.
In the car with Mr. Bogardus at
><he time were Rev. Dr. Jacob Ganss.
of St. Peter's German church, Krei
«r.herville; Miss Hazel Magee, of
Woodrow, who attends the Totten
ville Junior high school, and Samuel
ιλιηΙοπ, of Woodrow, a chauffeur for
Joseph Bruck, shoe dealer of Perth
Amboy. All were badly shaken up.
In the Ford were the driver and an
other man whose names could not be
Special to the EVENING NEWS
Tottenville, Dec. 15:—The Ladies'
Aid Society of St. Mark's church,
Pleasant Plains, at its meeting Wed
nesday afternoon received a report
of the recent supper and bazar when
$160 was realized from that most
successful event. Plans for a play to
be given some time this winter, prob
ably in February, were discussed.
Mrs. William Traub was named the
chairman of a committee to arrange
for the affair. Refreshments were
served at the close of the meetinr
The lecture room of the .church
where the meeting was held was dec
orated with Christmas decorations of
green and red.
Mr. and Mrs. James McDougal, of
Jersey City, visited In Prince Buy
this week.
Mrs. Joseph Seguine was a visitor
In Perth Amboy yesterday.
William Bueher, of Manhattan, has
been visiting in Prince Bay.
Mrs. H. Hutchinson has been visit
ing in Brooklyn.
Mr and Mrs. Elwyn Peters were in
Perth Aniboy yesterday.
Miss Mary Pearsall has returned to
Newark after a visit in Huguenot.
C Snowden, of North Carolina, vis
ited in rtossville recently.
Miss Margaret Cuthbert was an out
of town visitor yesterday.
Miss Irene McKelvey has been vis
iting In Brooklyn.
James Decker is home from Phila
A food and fancy article sale will
be held by the St. John's Ladles' Aid
Society at Orlando hall tonight.
Citizens Engine Company at its an
nual meeting held recently, re-elected
F. Wilsey Owens, president, together
with all of the other officers.
The Christmas cantata "Santa's
Christmas Bargains" will be given
Thursday, December 28, at the annual
Christmas tree celebration of St.
Mark's Sunday school. George D.
Heck is In charge of the arrangements
and rehearsals are being held for the
Rumors Afloat That It Was
Never Intended to Operate
Plant on Island.
spfloi to the ΕVKXiNG ΒTtaWB.
Tottenville, Dec. 16—Speculation as
to whether the garbage disposal plant
will ever be operated as such has been
the subject of much comment on
Staten Island during the past week.
While work has been going along
slowly at the proposed plant on I.ake
Island, In the Freshklll creek, rumors
have been afloat that the plant will
never be used as a garbage disposal
plant for what it Is Intended for. It
has been said on good authority that
the place was really Intended for
some other purpose than what tho
contractors have had In mind.
A prominent man holding an office
under the city, has volunteered the
information that the contractors did
not want to put the plant along the
shores of Staten Island and that the
building now in the course of con
struction would be used for some sort
of manufacturing purposes. It has
also been pointed out that the Title
Guarantee and Trust Company, who
have advanced nearly all of the
money for the erection of the plant.
I bl
nmwv ι t
do not let any money, or do not give
any guarantee where there Is the least
doubt as to the ownership of the
property. ι
Although the hearing on the gar-1
bage plant conducted by a special
coin mission of the state health au
thorities was concluded some time ago
no decision lias as yet been rendered.
This commission was named by Gov- j
ernor Whitman and the report Is ex
pected to be favorable to the people
of Staten Island who have been fight
ing to keep It away from the bor
ough of Richmond. The plan* was to
have begun operation the first of the :
year according to the contract, but it
is said the rate the work Is progress- i
ing. It would be next summer before!
start could be made.
Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Walt, of Ar
thur Kill road, are receiving congratu
uatlons on the arrival ofta eon, yes
terday, at their home.
Mr. and Mrs. William J. Rague of
West New Brighton, were in town
yesterday afternoon.
William I.Inane, of Wood avenue,
and Miss Mae Kearns of Tompkins
ville, formerly of this place, will be
married tomorrow night at the Church
of Our Lady Help of Christians.
Miss Marlon Lowe, daughter of
Principal Lowe, of the Tottenvlllel
Junior High School, was given a re
ception at her home Wednesday night
by a number of friends. She entered
Bellevue training school for nurses
Sam Sing, who has conducted a
laundry in Main street, for the past
twenty-four years, sailed this week
for a visit to his old home in China.
He expects to be gone about a year.
Captain Alfred Vaughan, of Amboy'
road, In the employ of the Lehigh
Valley, for thirty-seven years as cap
tain of the barges running east, re
tired from active service this week.
He has put in an application for a
Edward Maher, twenty-two years
old, of 3534 Fort Hamilton avenue,
Brooklyn, a driver at the garbage dis
posai plant at Lake Island, was yes
terday removed to fit. Vincent's hos
pital suffering wtth^pleurlsy in th«
ambulance. ^
The concrete base on Amboy road
was completed this week as far ai
Richmond Valley, which distance th€
contractors have decided is as far a*
they will go this winter.
The Bethal Ladies' Aid had a de
lightful time at the afternoon tea held
at the home of Mrs. Arthur Yetman
of Bentley street yesterday. The lad
ies are arranging for a supper to be
held on Feb. 3 3.
Major Frank Keck will lecture on
"The Phillipines," at the Tottenvilk
school tonight.
At a special communication ot
Huguenot Lodge, No. 381, F. & A. M.
last night at Masonic temple, the third
degree was conferred on several can
Master Fred Hoehn received hon·
orale mention in the Wanamakei
Christmas drawing contest.
The annual meeting of the Rich
mond County Relief Association will
be held Monday night at Lehman'i
drug store in Main street. The elec
tion of officers will be held.
JLV/cwiDLn iq, tyio.
S18.500 sin BY
Tottenville National Bank Dis
tributes Checks and Brings
Cheer to Many.
Special to the BVENiVG NEWS.
Tottenville, Dec. \5:—Distribution
of $18,500 to 725 depositors in the
Christmas Club was made by the
Tottenville National liank yesterday.
This amount is double what it was
last year when about $9,000 was
trlbuted by the bank. Checks werr
mailed by the bank yesterday morn
ing, which will bring cheer to m it η y
families by the deposit of the small
amount in the bank each week that |
would otherwise not have been laid ι
aside for the holidays.
It is said that $80,000,000 will be ι
distributed to more than 2.000,000 |
depositors this year in the Christmas
club which has its headquarters in
Manhattan. When it became known
yesterday that the checks were ready
to be sent out there was a rush at
the postoffice at one time and some I
hardly waited for the postmaster or
his assistants to stamp the envelope.
The scheme of deposits employed by
the members of the club Is to start
the first week with two cents, in
creasing the deposit each week by
two cents. This brings a check for
$25.50 at the end of the year and is
the scheme of deposits favored by
many. Other methods of deposits
are fifty cents and one dollar weekly
payments. The largest amount to be ,
realized by a depositor is starting at
five cents and doubling each week ι
for fifty weeks brings a check for I
163.76 ten dajra before Chrietmae.
The 1917 club Is open for mem
bership on and after December 18
for the start on December 26.
Tottenville, Dec. 15.—The following
officers have been elected by the South
Baptist Christian Endeavor Society
for the ensuing year: President, Miss
Marguerite Brown; vice president.
Miss Emma Gable; corresponding sec
retary, Benjamin Hawkins; treasurer.
Ernest Frederichs; assistant pianist, j
Miss Marjorie Brown; chorister, Walt- j
er E. Sharrot; chairman of prayer j
meetings, Ernest Knowlton; cliair-'
man of lookout committee, Gladys
Journeay; chairman of temperance,)
Walter E. Sharrot; chairman good lit
erature, Miss Katherine Dodds and
chairman of flower committee, Mrs.
Ernest Knowlton.
In Run Down, Nervous Condi
tion Excitement Caused
Heart to Beat Violently.
"T fee! that no home should be with
out it. Every medicine closet, in fact,
should have a corner reserved for this
pro ci υ us and wonderful preparation,"
said Mrs. Jacob Guyant, of 4237 Mar·,
ket St., onf of Philadelphia estimable
women, recently.
"I had suffered from headache, ner
vous and indigestion ητ ^ constipa
tion," continued Mrs. *~uyant, and I
wae actually bo nervous and run-down
that sudden noises or excitement of
any kind made my heart beat so fast
that it actually frightened me.
"I had the most violent headache·
and I now shudder when I think of
those terrible pains across my fore
head. The pains across the 'ower part
of my back were also verj distress
Ί recently began taking Tanlac, this
medicine having been ho hig.'uy rec
ommended to me. Although I have
Taken only one and a half bottles of
the preparation, 1 can highly recom
mend it. Tanlac has made me feel
like a different person and I would
not be without it iri my home."
Nervousness, headaches, depression
of spirit, lost appetite, backache»», list
lessness, sleeplessness and that run
down. "good-for-nothing" feeling, are
characteristic symptoms of this con
dition, and Tanla'· acts like magic
when it brings back restful sleep,
Bound digestion. more vitality and
drives away that detested, despondent
feeling so quickly that it actually as
tonishes you.
Tanlac, the Master Medicine, Is now
beln* specially introduced at the
McClung l>rug Co.. 198 Smith St., Perth
Ambov; Parisen's Pharmacy, South
Amboy; Kaufman'?» Pharmacy, South
River; Drake's Pharmacy, Woodbridge.
Thousands upon thousands of worn· '
en have kidney and bladder trouble j
and never suspect It.
Women's complaints often prove to
be nothing else but kidney trouble, or
the result of kidney or bladder die- j
If the ki.J.ieys are not in a healthy [
condition, they may cause the other or- ;
pans to become diseased.
You may suffer a jrreat deal with
Sain in the back, headache, loss of a.*n·
itlon. nervousness and may be de- J
spondent and irritable.
Don't delay starting treatment. Dr.
Kilmer's Swamp-Root, a physician's j
prescription, obtained at any dru*
store, restores health to the kidney·
and is just the remedy needed to over- :
come such conditions.
Get a fifty cent or one dollar bottle j
Immediately from any dru* store.
However, if you wish flrst to test ι
this great preparation send ten cents
to Dr. Kilmer &. Co.. Binffhamton,
N. T., for a sample bottle. When writ· I
tn* be sure and mention the Perth '
Ajnboy Evening News.—Adv.
Painting and Paperhanelnir Skill
fully Done.
Beet Material Used.
Bee me. I will «ave you money.
1Γ.7 SrrHh q> Pilon, H1 I
Phon· 14II Open Kvenln*p
Room 11. «tarn Building.
t«« Hmlth K» Tel. 4M>W
Telephone No. I
General and Special Machine. Pattern.
Boiler and Blarkamttb Work.
Hls;h Grade
At Speelal Price·
Fiee Delivery.
Mala itm* TottenvIUe. (, j.
ν Christmas Gifts.
Λ A store that is filled to overflowing with Christmas Gifts is this
tfti store of ours. But more than the size of our Christmas stocks
vJt is their variety. And besides their variety is the ease with
Wf which you can make a selection from it ®
'A If you have Christmas shopping worries, this is indeed the
/ place to lose them. \
You Are Welcome to take Advantage of Our
Co-Operative Credit Plan. It helps out at this
time of year.
Our Store Will Be Open Every Night Until Christmas^
Holiday Special
No. 3
Mirror door, λλ
shelf inside . tfOC
Holiday Special
No. 2
Genuine Mahogany
Tea Trays
HV4 χ 17V4
Glass lined, with different designs and
colors under the glass. Lined with felt
on under side.
Special, 98c
Golden Cak
to $24.75
This Stylo
Select the instru- The " Singe f' Eufonola and Music Master
ment, you want; a
small deposit and
small weekly pay
ments will place one
in your home.
Will Play
of the
$22.50, $37.50 to $100.00
Elegant Piano Lamps with
24-inch silk shade, lined inside.
Mahogany stand, 6 feet high
and wired for 2 electric bulbs.
This Style $8.98
This Attractive
J' either Polished
Golden or Dull
or Fumed Oak
Ideal Safety Cribs
White Enamal
4 fret
6 in. long
and 2 ft.
6 inches
Music Cabinets and
Record Cabinets
Mahogany and
Oak. Reccrd
Music Cabinets From
$12.50 to $34.50
Dining Tables
Quartered Oak, either Golden
or turned, 48 in. t0p extends 6
price ....
Tea Wagons
Golden Oak, Fumed Oak,
and Mahogany.
This Style $7.75
Odd Dressers
Mahogany. Oak and all the
Vacuum Cleaner aiu <t J QO
Swieper Ccmaiiud .. φ / ,Ζ7θ
Beautiful Mahogany, Birds
eye Maple ana Circaesion
. »~~r —1 —t ,
Serving Table
Colonial Desk
In Golden Oak. Early English
Mahogany and Jacobian finish.
Grand Rapids
The Very Best
168-170 Smith Street
Perth Amboy, N. J.
Buy of Stern
Pay as You Earn

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