THE BRATTLEBORO DAILY REFORMER, WEDNESDAY, NOV EMBER 3, 1020.
END OF EIGHT
Used Lydia E. Pinkham's
Newark, N. J. "The doctor paid I
had an organic trouble and treated me
lor several weeks.
At times I could not
walk at all and I
suffered with my
baek and limbs so I
often had to stay in
bed. I Buffered off
and on for e i g h t
years. Finally I
beard that Lydia E.
Pinkham" V e g e
table Compound waa
j a pood medicine and
tried it with splen
did effect. I can now do my house
work and my washing. I have reeom-
mended your yegetable Compound and
your Blood Medicine and three of my
friends are taking them to advantage.
You can use my name for a testimonial."
Mrs. Thesesa Coventry, 75 Burnett
St., Newark, N. J.
You are inv!(ed to write for free advice
No other medicine has been so suc
cessful in relieving woman's suffering
as has Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable
Compound. Women may receive free
and helpful advice hv writing the Lvdia
E. Pinkham Medicine Co., I.vnn. Ma?.
Puch letters are revived and answered
by women only and held in etrict
He says his harmless tablet Ilein
Roid wiil relieve the most stubborn case
of Piles, or money baek. (liven quick
action. The I'.rattlebory Drug Co. sells it
on guarantee. Adv.
Automobile Service Tel. 261-W
DR. E. L. TRACT, Physician and Surgeon, 314
Main St. Office hours: 8 to 9 a. m., 1 to 3 f. m.,
7 to 8.30 p. m. Tel. 256
DR B. E. WHITE, Phytlclan and Surgetn.
Barber Building, Room JUS and 2P6. Heurn:
1-3 ani7-p. m. Office tel.,717-W ; des., 717-R.
R. G. B. HUKTER. Office at residence. West
Brattlebore . Hours: 8 to 9 . m. ; 1 to 2, and
6.30 to 8 p. m. Telephone, 318.
DR. THOMAS RICE, Physician and Surgeon.
J53 liain St. Tel. 291. Office hours: 1 to 3,
and in the evening.
W. J. JCAI2TZ, H. DPnya1clan and Surgeon.
Office, Room 10, Ullery Building. Hours: 8 JO
te 1.30; 1.J0 to 3.00; 7 to 8. Office 'phone. 429-W.
Residence, 75 Frost St., 'phone, 429-R.
C R. ALDRICH, M. I7Houre: 12.30 to 2.30,
't to ., Ottice "phone, 165AV; hours, 165-R.
X-rayork a specialty.
O. R. ANDERSOlCSurgeon and Physician.
Surgery a specialty. Office and residence.
Brooks House, 128 Main St. Hours: After
noons, 1.30 to 3; evenings, 7 to 8, except Tues
days and Fridays. Sundays by appointment
only. 'Phone 246.
DR. CRACE W. BURNETT. Physician and
Sargoon. Market Block, Elliot St. Office
hours: 8.30 to 9.30 a. m.; 1.30 to 2.30, and 7 to 8
p. in. Telephone 744-W.
DR H P GREEITErPhysician and Surgeon.
Office, Bank block. Hours: 9.30 to 10 a. m.,
1 to 3, and 7 to 8 p. m. Residence, 88 Green St.
EDWARD R. LYNCH, M. D. Surgery a spe
cialty. Office, Park Building. Thone, 548.
Hours, 1 to 4 p. m.; 7 to 9 p. m. Residence,
141 Canal St. i'hone, 177. Sundays by ap
DR. A. I. MILLER. Hooker block, Brattle
boro. Offico hours: B to 9, 1 to 2, 6.30 to I.
W. R. 1TOYEP. II. T, EyeT'EarTNose and
Throat 9 to 3 f t to 5. Wednesday and Sat
urday erenirigk ther hours and Sundays by
appointment. A,,,, intmenu for glasses fittings
made by mail or -ibone. American Bldg.
DR. HENRY-TUCV.nl Residence. 13 Grove
St.; telephbne, 258. ice, Leonard block.
Hours: 1.30 to 3, and 7 - ft. -Telephone, 29-W.
DR. H. L. WATERMAN. Officer 117 Main'St.
Over Kuech's store. Hrs.: 1.30-3, 7.-8. Tel. 42-W.
W. R. LANE, M. D., 117 Main St. Hours:
1 to 3 and 7 to 8, except Sundays. Tel. 789-W.
DR. C. G. WHEELER, OsteopathfcPfcy!ician,
110 Barber Bldg. Office hours: 10 to 12 and 2
te 4. Treatment by appointment. Tel. 219-W.
HASKLNS & SCHWENKrAttorneyind
Counsellors at Law. Brattleboro, Vfr.
Alicia Bishop haa been out f sckool
with illneaa esreral daya.
Mr. and Mrs. Cortland Lewie and baby
are visiting liis parent, Mr. and Mia.
YV L. Tenny returned Friday from
Sharon, where he has been working the
last two weeks.
Miss Abbie Goodell of South Newfane
came Sunday to work for Mrs. I. S.
Sayre, who is in ill health.
. Harold Franklin of Keene, X. II.. ris
ited his parent, Mr. and Mr. II. II.
Franklin, several days last week.
Mr. and Mrs. Walter Cate and children
visited at the home of her meter Mrs. R.
j L. Fitch in Brattleboro last week,
j Mr. and Mrs. E. J. O'Brien, who have
been at their bungalow for the past two
' months, returned Thursday to their
home in 1! t-ton.
i Mrs. G. 1L. Baker, who has been visit
! ing friends here, has gone to Rutland
and Burlington for a stay before return
s iiitf to her home in South Dakota,
j Mr. and Mrs. Asherton Hale of Clare
! mont, N. II.. and Mr. and Mrs. Phette
1 place of Vernon were guests at th home
!of II. S. Kidder Sunday. Mrs. Halt
i stayed for a longer visit.
Mr. and Mrs. W. It. Wheeler of
Hyde Park, Mass., and Mr. and Mrs.
Leroy Grase and son of Worcester,
Mass.. visited Mrs. Ellen Wheeler at
Rev. S. L. Vincent's and other relatives
in town Sunday and Monday.
The inspection of Birchard Woman's
Relief corps which was planned for Fri
day afternoon has been postponed indefi
nitely on account of the illness of the
inspecting officer, Mrs. Elizabeth Wheel
er of White River Junction.
John Follett, aged 11, was badly
burned on bis legs and one hand while
taking a dish of melted tallow from the
stove Thursday evening. Dr. F. L. Os
good was called to dress the burns and
the lad was able to be about the houRe
in a few days.
Recent visitors at the home of Mrs.
Delia Hall have Wen Mr. and Mrs. Will
Campbell of Jjeyden, Mass., Mr. and Mrs.
Hayden of Itemardston, Mass., Mrs.
Blanche Woodard of Grafton and Frank
Woodard of Athens. Miss Margaret
Moore also spent a few days with the
Hall family recently.
Mrs. D. G. Smythe who has spent the
summer at her home returned Saturday
with her little grandson and Miss Celia
Capen to Hartford, Conn. Prof. Smythe
was with his family the first of the week.
Mrs. Smythe has aided much in the social
life of the village anil will be gladly wel
comed back in the spring.
News has been received here of the
doath of Mrs. Sarah (Gates Howard,
73. at her home in Agawam. Mass. She
was a resident of Townshend in hor girl
hood. She was the daughter of Nathan
iel Gates and married Wells ITcnr- How
ard of Amherst. .Mass., a cousin of Mrs.
Charles Cutler of Townshend. She leaves
a son and daughter.
Mr. and Mrs. W. II. Miles visited their
old home farm now owned Yr Mrs.
Charh'S Hall recently, making the trip
up the steen hill in Henry Puffer's au
tomobile and taking onlv 20 minutes from
the village for the ride, a considerable
change from former days. Mr. Miles is
a veteran of 73 snd he and his wife
spent their parly married life on th;t
The pupils of the village school held a
Halloween narty at the Union school
houpe on .Friday afternoon. Fortunes
were told, and games and Halloween
stunts gave all a jollv time. The boys
appeared in masquerade giving the girls
a chance to guess their identity anil add
to- the fun. Refreshments of pnpeonC
and apples were enjoyed. The party wstj
nlanr.ed W the teachers. Mrs. May Phil-i
lips and Miss Shirley Gibson.
A meeting of the Hadassah lenguej
was held at the Baptist vextry on Friday !
afternoon with 2'J members and visitors
in attendance. A delicious lunch was
served bv Mrs. II. J. Heath and Mr.. I
II. S. Kidder. An announcement win j
made that on Friday. Nov. 12, Miss lieu- i
lah , Bates of Bennington, tate worker
in missionary and Sunday school meth
ods, would be in town and speak to the
girls of the place in the afternoou and
women in the evening on mission and
plan the forming of societies in the Bap
discovered in the henhouse. Most of the
furniture was eaved. I
Mr. and Mrs. Guy Wyman hart stored
their household goods and Mr. Wyman is j
working in Brattleboro. Mrs. Wyman j
has gone to Canada to see her sister, who !
is ill. When she returns she will join
her husband in Brattleboro. !
Warm Welcome to HefUon Family.
Despite unfavorable weather about 140
people assembled at the town hall
Wednesday evening, Oct. 27. in apprecia
tion of the return to town of Dr. .I. V.
Hefflon and family and to welcome them.
Dr. Hefflon returns to his practice in
this and surrounding towns after an ab
sence of more than two years in war ser
vice, most of which he spent as captain
in the medical corps at the United States
army hospital at Carlisle, Pa.
Mrs. Hefflon and son, Otis, returned to
their home here several weeks ago, having
made the trip by automobile from their
last station at Columbia, S. C, Dr. Hef
flon being rdetained until ht could obtain
The reception was given in the audi
ence room of the hall. The stage and sur
rounding portion of the room were made
especially attractive by ferns and potted
plants, also marigolds and chrysanthe
mums. A large American flag was sus
pended for a background and the word
"Welcome" in gilt letters was conspicu
ous above the platform.
When the company had assembled a car
was sent for Dr. and Mrs. Mefflon and
Otis, They, with Dr. and Mrs. George
Gale of West Townshend. who assisted
in receiving, were ushered to the front
by Mr. and Mrs. George Briggs and Mr.
and Mrs. Martin Gleason. After felicita
tions a short program was given. Music
was furnished by an orchestra from West
Wardsboro. consisting of Raymond Reed,
cornetist, Clarence Streeter. violinist, and
Mrs. Edmund Roberts, accompanist. A
brief introductory address was given by
J. E. Gleason. who not only spoke of the
high esteem in wheih Dr. Hefflon is held
in the community and surrounding
towns, but paid tribute to Dr. Gale, who
has rendered faithful service during the
absence of Dr. Hefflon. often at the risk
of his own health. He was followed by
Dr. Gale, who emphasised the welcome to
Dr. Hefflon and to the people. Dr. Hef
flon responded feelingly. Music by the
orchestra was interspersed with short
recitations and reading.
The company then repaired to the din
ing room, where refreshments of sand
wiches, cake and coffee were served.
Leon Waite, who has been efficient
clerk in M. L. Johnson's store the past
nine yean, recently finished work there
and accepted a position in the printing
office of his cousin, Walter Robinson, in
Brattleboro. Both Mr. and Mrs. Waite
were popular young people of the com
munity, and all regret their departure
from tow.i. Mrs. Wnite is succeeded as
librarian by Mrs. D. W. Hitchcock.
JOHN E. GALE, Attorney at Law.
Vt. Telephone, 302-W.
DR. O. F. BARBER, Dentist.
CHASE A HUGHES, Attorneys; practice in
all State and U. S. Courts; 63 Main St. Tele
L'RANk' E. BARBER, Attorney at Law. Bar
ber Building, Brattleboro.
BARROWS & CO., Wholesale and Retail
Dealers in coals of all kiods. Office, 37 Main
BOftD & SCO, Exclusive Undertaking. Auto
ohil service. Telephone. 264-W.
Death of Albert I lay ward.
Albert Hayward, 87, died is Spring
field, Mass., Sunday.
On account of ill henlth he went to live
with his granddaughter, Mrs. Appleton.
in Springfield some time ago. The body
was brought here and the burial took
place in Riverside cemetery Tuesday, and
was conducted by the Masonic lodge of
this village, of which Mr. Hayward was
one of the oldest members and in which
lie always took a deep interest.
Mr. Hayward spent most of his life in
this part of the town and was a respected
! " f f 'I P
We have solved
the problem of be
in, efficient and
discreet. At alt
times we strive to
perform our .duties
in a manner that
meets with approval.
Miss Dorris Blood has finished work at
the telephone office.
Mrs. Lena Ward and daughter. Ruth,
are visiting in Boston.
Mr. and Mrs. Herman Eddy of New
fane were at George Williams's over Sun
day. Herbert Williams has bought a new
Vose piano of L. II. Barber of Brattle
boro. Mrs. Annie Beers and son of ,,olcott
l ave movel into the Rounds house owned
by Mrs. Ella Payne.
Frank Davis, who is staying with his
sen. Earl, in Newfane. came Friday and
slaved until after election.
Mr. and Mrs. George Shattuch and Mr.
and Mrs. Albert Pond visited in Granville
last week, returning Sunday.
The village schools had a Halloween
entertainment Friday afternoon. The
public was invited and cocoa and cookies
Mr. and Mrs. John Williamson have
moved into the Melendy house and will
lave charge of the central telephone office
h-. atel there.
Mr. Amanda Reynolds's buildints wrs
burned Monday night. The tire was first ,
Miss Annie Osgood spent Sunday at
Elmer Goodwin Rnd family have moved
into the parsonage.
Roy Bishop and family of Bellows Falls
spent Sunday at Gerald Allbee's.
Andrew Woolev was a recent visitor at
the home of his brother, Alfred.
George Osgood and family visited her
parents recently at South Wardsborn. 1
Mr. and Mrs. Leo Grout of Arlington
spent the week-end at Albert Austin a.
A Halloween social was held Saturday
evening at the home of Adams Johnson.
Mr. and Mrs. Ose.ar Iawrence and baby
have Wen in Amherst visiting his sis
tor. Ned Wyman and family and Olin Howe
of Athens visited Mrs. Howe's parents
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Anstin were in
Townshend Saturday to attend the fun
eral cf his sister, Martha Austin, who
died in Putney.
Mr. and Mrs. L. W. Bush. Mrs. E. L.
Bush and daughter and child attended
the district meeting of tht Relief corps
at Bellows Falls last week.
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Wilson and Rosa
line and Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Howe
and Glen Howe were in Wardsboro Wed
nesday night to attend the reception
given Drj O. V. HefHon and family.
A birthday surprise party was given
Mis Minnie Howe Oct. 2-5 to observe her
loth birthday anniversary. Twenty
friends were present. " Refreshments of
salads, sandwiches, cake, pie, cocoa and
fru;t were served.
The Brave Man.
The brnvp mat !. s n popular
applause. Dr i u
SUBSTITUTES FOR COAL AND OIL.
Scientist Study Use of Water Power.
Waste Called Criminal.
The possibility of a comparatively
early exhaustion of our coal and oil sup
plies, and the vital necessity of develop
ing water power as a substitute tor
non-replaceable resources, is receiving the
earnejst (consideration of business men
and scientists. Incidentally, a number of
methods for obtaining greater results
from the natural fuel resources not at
our command have come to light re
cently. Speaking on Uiih subject, the
American Exchange National bank, in
its currency circular says:
"If our scientists are to be credited
our fuel supplies, both of coal and of
petroleum, are approaching practical ex
haustion, and demand serious considera
tion as to conservation and the develop
ment of substitutes. Secretary Lane, who
long has been recognized as an authority
on the subject and a strong advocate ot
conservation of food, particularly of oil,
is very pessimistic, as to the latter, pre
dicting the exhaustion of our adequate
oil supply within a generation. His pre
diction is affirmed by E. Mackay Edgar
the noted English oil eipert, who prophe
sies that within ten years the British
empire will be selling us 500.OUO.000 bar
rels of oil a year. If Mr. Edgar is pessi
mistic about our oil supply, he is com
pensatingly optimistic about the expan
sion of our industry in general, for, if
we were to buy 500,000,000 barrels of oil
from Great Britain, it would be nearly
H,000,OU0 tmrrels more a year than w
'"However there is no question about
the gravity of our problem. Secretary
Lane declares there is at present no ade
quate cheap "substitute for gasoline and
other forms of refined oil, and urges
economy in its use and in its extraction
from the ground. We are charged with a
waste of our oil supplies only paralleled
by our waste of timber. Better methods
are now being used in the oil fields, but
it is said that the waste is still great
enough to be described as criminal. He
also advocates the development ot more
efficient engines and of carburetors suited
to the use of blended fuels, and the de
nial of supplies to oil burning foreign
ships whose governments discriminate
against American oil burners.
"Some of the scientists who have in
vestigated the problem go further and
recommend the use of coal and electric
water power as substitutes in every field
in which they can be employed. Our coal
.supplies, especially of high-grade coal,
will not last forever, cither, but they are
expected to last mm h longer than our
oil. In their experiments the scientist"
have found that it is possible to mix
powdered coal with fuel oil on a basis of
40 per cent coal and 00 per cent oil and
obtain results equal to an oil fuel. They
are also bringing into operation a coking
process for high volatile bituminous coal
which it is claimed will produce about
twice our present consumption of gaso
line from the tonnage of coal we use
each year, and in addition will produce
innumerable necessary by-products, such
ns dyes and fertilizers, that will increase
the mine value of our coal many times.
The first battery of these coking ovens,
which in addition to other things will
make practically the whole of our high
volatile bituminous coal supply available
for steel making, is being erected at
Granite City, 111. Japan is also prepar
ing to adopt the process on a large scale.
"The powdered coal mixture ha so far
not been commercially perfected, as the
coal smks to the bottom of the contain
ers. However, the mixture can be trans
ported in pipe lines, and it has been sug
gested that a solution can be arrived at
by establishing central, mixing stations
from which nearby plants ran be sup
plied. Other proposals for the conserva
tion of coal and oil include the super
power plan for the electrification of the
railroads and the utilization of the water
power of the country.. It is claimed for
the railwav electrification plan that it
forms the cheapest ot only tnree solu
tions of the problem of increased efli
ciencv in transportation. The other two
are reductions of grades and additions
"The electric locomotive, it is said,
will draw twice as much as a steam lo
comotive, and through the regenerative
breaking process can he made to return
from 2.") to 50 per cent of the power it
uses. Also, the great waste involved in
coal-generated electricity can be largely
reduced through the employment of wa
ter power where practicable.
"The importance of conservation of
our fuel sup plies is currently emphasized
by conditions in Europe, where much of
the delay in the resumption of industry
is due to a tark of coal. We have also
lately experienced some of the hardships
that fo'!ow the interruption of cj.al sup
plies nnd are therefore : frame of
mind to eive the question serious consid
eration. We should lose no time in mak
ing the water power of the country avail
able for use. In view of the anticipated
exhaustion of unreplacable resources, like
coal and oil, the sentimental objection
to the utilization of our water power
Cauc for dmiration.
Mildred's mother married an elder
ly Iooklncr man with a pray beard.
When Mildred's nnnt nsked her if she
liked her new father, she said, "Oh,
very much, because he looks like San
There are nine different kjnds '
cradle boards nx-d by the ;irion
tribes of North American Indians
The Eskimos did not use such borrd.
The baby was wrapped in tfie hood of
the mother's fur tont. In the most
southern tribes the baby was merely
bound to the mother's back by a strip
of cloth lonir enough to bold It.
Ciioul j net be "dosed." 1 1 t
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