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THE BRATTLEBORO H5TLT REFORMER, TUESDAY; NOVEIBER 30, 1920.
' 5 HIGH SCHOOL NOTES . Close of Fcotball , Season Marked by Good Sportsmanship High Sehool Dahee Friday Night. II s z Si ftl tttfM Ml HICI tit VI If tf Hlf It IfWt Mil fP At chapel exercises yesterday. morn ing, Mr. Wanen tnoke of ' the -many things to be Uhankftii for at the close of the football season in srlto of t."e adverse scriit Kutjand. There is the pplendid support given, the team through out the seasoi4,by the H'hool and towns people, evident! by. "the attendance at the games, fhe season" unsurpassed cheering sedjorui'thet send-off and the welcome givn -ka. .teaja' last week, and the number f 'olcwii.TS'ho made the trip to Rutland, -25l. Never has a 15. II. S. team had fine ; support'. There is the fact that, with , one exception, the boys J returned safe and uninjured : Nixon, too, ' apiieared at school yesterday, tnougu. ne ,i;,i nt vnriilnT!v nttfvml because of the ininrv refeived. There is also the fact that 'the Rutland game was a clean suappv game. In this important game Timi-ithrrr wns not once penalized. Ill' individual members of the team and Coach Stolte were enthusiastically I mill the follmvinK .song was sung: "Cheer for our High School ! They didn't win ; But they're all good sports And will try it again; Rutland, we warn you .7 Thev are not done : : They'll get you in '2l." ; The Rutlanil fund benefit was so suc cessful that it is possible to give each pupil who attended the -''game -a rebate of $3.50. In addition the expenses of the chaperone, of Jane iJaley and Osmer Fitts, who managed the .benefit, and of Christine MeGarj igle, who so!d 100 tick ets, were paid. P, The high school will. .bold, a dance in Odd Fellows' tewple Friday, Dec. from K o'clock to ll.W. Thi dance wi'l be given in honor, of the football boys. F.ell and Blanche Dube. The second con test Was of a' tlifferent nature. It con sisted of each pupil drawing a picture from directions given in French,. When the, .juclurer were finished J a iFjencfi title uak given each, j f The second meeting of i : the Flench bags for Fhillips and Fred Toffenbarger to pick up. Collins said he did not know how much cash he found in the mail bags. He said he gave half of it to I'offenbar ger and kept the rest. When Poffenbar ger was arrested the Tuesday following the robbery, Collins told the inspectors, he became so frightened at the prospect of arrest he destroyed both money and bonds, believing the currency was marked. ....,..-i , .? WEST BRATTLEBORO c'ub .will be held tomorrovf n;ght. 'Then the members of the French ;III-A,-club will cive the first act of Le- Voyages de Monsieur will incl inas, and games The editors is WEIGHT OF SNOW BREAKS BRANCHES Trees in 'Many Flaces Burdened with Seven to Eight Inches Snow Two Feet Deep on Some Highways. While the depth of snow in the village BRATTLEBORO LOCAL The Ladies' Catholic Benevolent asso ciation will have a social in Knights of Columbus hall Thursday night. Lach member is asked to invite a friend. S. W. Edgett has sold the little cottage house on the Wilmington road, formerly is not large, one has only to go into some i owned by Charles Asquino and wife, to of (he near-by towns to find blanket of 18 inches to two feet t j 1 - c t. .. l 1. :.. . e ft Know 1 Aivi uki 1. c. jLiru uuu suun, idi M imerly of Chester,' I'a. The house is lo- .1. 1 ,.. K I 1. . v.rrlv ..... u u . Ul l,JC .-iw"'ua.i.a'i u Jwas rPCpntiy burned on Mr. Bowen s farm out and travel is difficult on some of the and Mr. Bowen and. his sons will occupy Coach Stolte plan 'to give a call soon for volunteers' for 'fin 1 interclass meet, in the form of a, . -et'ossTCountry run. lie jilans to havp.'ttro or three try-outs or preliminary Tuns before the final meet. It is expected-that Festival hall will soon be in readiness for basketball practice. Recently members of Miss Wallis's English class FA-were' given- the privil ege of going to the public library for in struction which will help greatly in their future work. Miss Pratt explained the use of the card 'catalogues, told the types of books kept tn the different alet.ves. and their c'a.-)itieation numbers. Site explained the use erf the-Reader's Guide and other reference books. French I-A held its firth game-hour Wednesday,. . Nov. 24. . -Holland Smith was cnairman. xne nrst -game, a vo cabulary match, was won,' by John Rus- Mr.' Henry Plant of Bridgeport, Conn., visiting her sister-in-law, Mrs. Clyde Butler. ' ' ; - Mrs. Clara Stowe and Miss Carolyn r Perrichon. The program also ' Hamlin left Saturday for a visit of a few ude French poems about Christ-! weeks m Dempster, N. II. The schools in the Academy bunding of the Dial are busy this opened yesterday after the Thanksgiving week getting the material for, the Decern-. recess, with the entire faculty present, ber. the Christmas, Dial ready for the1 The Select Ten club is being enter- printers. They were glad to read in a tained today in the home of Mrs. Horace sary to shake off the snow in order to make recent letter troni .Miss L.aura w ai-, y. Prefontaine. A chicken-pie dinner was passage over the highways possible, bridge her favorable impression of the served at 1 o'clock. Israel B. Hall, who drove here from first issue of this year. "When 1 had irnrold B. Perrv returned vesterdav I" est Halifax yesterday, said that not in main highways. , ! In some sections the trees are laden with snow and ice. almost to the breaking point, in fact many limbs and branches already have broken down. Rain which froze to the trees gave a foundation of ice to which the snow clings, Tiending the limbs low under its Weight, in some nlaces forming beautiful arches across the high way. At various points it lias been neees it during rue winter ana until a new dwelling can be erected on the ruins of the old one. finished, I felt that I must write and tell from Greenfield, where he visited over the! ft" years had he seen so much snow on the uch I enjoyed this num- Week-end, He will have charge of the 1 trees, it bem 0 , siirvevine- of the federal road nroiect in well balanced. nu 00 you Know, 1 Guilford. the Board how m ber. It is a wonderful like it in its old." its Dial and rou new suit' even better than At the English conference to be held here next Saturday Mr. Warren will lead the discussidn on Methods in Teach ing English, and Miss Wallis will lead that on Silent Reading. Refreshments will be served under the direction of Miss Pi'gott. g seven to eight inches deen 011 the branches. The Dorcas Society of the Swedish Lutheran church will hold a needlework sale at the church Dec. 2 at 8 p. m. Grab-bag and refreshments. 231 I have opened a Christmas sale of aprons, bags, novelties and rost cards. Miss Susan Houghton, 172 Western Ave. Adv. 228-232 Beginning to play chess when she was twelve years of age, Mrs. A. B. Steven son now holds the proud position of wo man chess champion of Great Britain. The certificate of the school's member ship in -the Roosevelt memorial associa tion has been framed, and will be placed in Mr. Warren's office. . On the bulletin board in room 0 there is a very attractively lettered motto: "Ah. but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for?'" The design was finely worked out by Dorothy Rice of the sophomore class. The first report cards of the year be issued Dec. 17. will The American School Citizenship league has sent to the Brattleboro high school an announcement of its annual prize essay contest, open to senior stu dents of this school. The subject this year is The Essential Foundations of a Co-onerating World. Each essay must be accompanied by a topical outline, and a bibliography with brief notes on each book. Essays must not exceed 5,000 words (a length of 3.000 words is desirable.) INDIGESTION 'Pape's Diapepsin" makes Disordered Stomachs feel fine at once ! l... Lumps of undigested food causing pain. When your stomach is acid, and is gassy, sour or you have heartburn, flatulence, headache or dyspepsia, here is speedy re lief no waiting. Eat a tablet or two of Tape's Diapep sin and instantly your stomach feels fine. All the indigestion pain, pases, acidity and misery in the stomach caused by acid ity ends. Pape's Diapepsin tablets cost little at any drug store but there is no surer or quicker stomach antiac-id known. Adv. The Brattleboro Free library .has pre sented to the Brattleboro high school The Star Spangled Banner, by Oscar (J. T. Sonneck. Its history is interesting. In 1007 the Congressional library pub lished a report including the various ver sions loth of text anl of music with notes as to the historical evoluton of The Star Spangled Banner, Hail Colum bia. America, and Yankee Doodle. In 1014 the Library of Congress decided to ;ssue the chapter on The Star Spangled Banner separately in a revised and en 'arged edition in honor of Francis Scott Key and celebration of the centenary of our national song. Miss Charlotte Bobbins left Sunday afternoon for Boston to resume her studies in Boston university, after spend ing the Thanksgiving recess with her par ents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter M. Bobbins. Mrs. Kate Smith of Hinsdale, N. II., was operated upon yesterday by Dr. E. R. Lynch in the Melrose hospital for goitre. Her condition is satisfactory. Miss: Falby, a graduate nurse from the Frank- j lin County hospital at Greenfield, is car-1 ing for her. I Mrs. George Ludzus of this village, who ' had been in the hospital six weeks follow-1 ing a serious operation, was discharged : yesterday. Mrs. Maria Hartnett of , Greenfield, who had been a patient three j wccks ionowing an operation, returned home Sunday. AMUSEMENTS. My Soldier Girl All Dressed I'p. My rvddier uirl. with a brand new . book, music and production, is coming to the Auditorium to-morrow night with gorgeous costumes. elaborate scenery, clean, wholesome comedy, haunting mel olies, a splendid cast and a brigade of( bewitching girls. William Moore, the1 leading comedian, is the bright particu- lar funmaker in this new musical show, with a big company of nearly fifty en tertainers. My Soldier Girl is the work ' of J. Lorch Baber that he succeeded in his efforts is attested by the remark able hits scored by this brilliant musical comedy. Comedy predominates My Sol dier Girl, but the delicious foolishness is interspersed by charming musical 1 numbers introduced by a remarkabb chorus of singing and dancing ensembles fetchingly. No more gorgeous costumes t have been designed for any of the great ( successes than are included in thisbril-, liant spectacle. The scenic effects are bewildering from the opening of the first j act, showing a grand lawn fete in pro-j gress at Colonel Stone's home, Miami,1 Florida, to the last act presenting a gorgeous Follies setting on the roof of a New York theater during a dress re- hearsal. Seats selling at Fenton's. Adv. ' BEFORE XMAS SALE Wednesday Specials Fancy Tea Aprons 50o. Bungalow Aprons Apron Ginghams 19 Cretonnes 29 Comfortables 2.98 Percales 23 F. W. KUECH & CO. Always Something New At a recent faculty meeting it was voted that, each member representing the faculty in the Student Council should servo two years, and at a meeting of the Council yesterday afternoon and E. Ken neth Wilson was e'eeted to fill the va cancy resulting from Mr. Crosby's res "gnation from the teaching force. The faculty will therefore be represented thi vear by Miss Henshaw, Miss Tucker, and Air. V, llson, in addition to the princ pal. KING'S BAGGAGE ARRIVES. AUM E ANAL'GESIQUE , ENGUE KtTz -X-" ' h II Hi 1 HOAR HOUND - III I (C0UGH Pi?05PS I 111 TOUCH THE SPOT AMD 71 CIVE QUICK RELIEF JJij S CA Briggs Cq JfA ARMY SURPLUS YARN 100 per cent Pure Worsted,' gray,; two-ply., in skeins. Used in single strands for socks, and double strands for sweaters, etc. Per oound . : 79c By parcel post add 5c for "first pound and lc for each additional pound (Armv Surplus Supvlies. N. ' K. T)ivi.ion) ii. i;. IIAKKIS, Sales Director - 37 Essex Street. Boston Other distributing depots in Boston: Oppo site .South Station, Adams Sq., 16 West St.. Iover El Station. Also Lawrence, Haverhill and . Wdlcester, Mass.; Manchester, N. U.; Portland Me, CHRISTMAS SEALS ARE RECEIVED Will Be Distributed in Tublic Schools Here Tomorrow Mrs. M. M. Tuck er Ioeal Agent I'ries Offered. The supply of Christmas seals to b" sold' by local school children to raise money to light tuberculosis have been re ceived and will be distributed in the pub lic schools tomorrow morning. The seals are printed by the National Tuberculosis association, are sold for one cent each, and are on sale this month in every state and territory of the United States. They are used particularly on Christinas letters and packages, and the profits from the sale, with the exception of five per cent, are used in the states where the feals are sold. In Vermont the sale is in charge of the Vermont Tuberculosis association. The association announces that arrangement'; have been completed to have the seals on sale in every town in the state. This has been made possible largely by the co-operation of the Vermont Federation of Woman's clubs, the school teachers and .the children. Mrs. W. V. Slack, president of the Vermont Federation of ..Woman's , clubs, has written to every club urging it to as sist in the sale of the scads. All over tin slate there are thousands of leagues of. Modern Health Crusaders. The children of these leagues, led by' their teachers, are all willing to sell the seals. The Vermont Tuberculosis association offers three prizes to children as follows: For sellincr ."0 seals, a year's subscription to the children's monthly health paper, the Modern Health Crusader; for selling 100 seals, a bangle pin ; and for selling L'OO seals, a health ruler. l'.anners also are given to the towns selling tlio highest number of seals per capita. Last year the winners were St. Tohnsbury, P.enninston and Tim n I in TIi' highest per caoita salo w-n uarnn seals. The Brattleboro acrent is Al AT at Tuuker. Valets1 lietting l"niforin.. Ready Constantine To Wear In Athens. ATIIKXS. Nov. :). Former ' King Constantine's - valets have arrived here with his boxes and trunks. Today they were busily engaged in caring for the uni forms he intends to wear when he re turns. The French legation staff packed up today in anticipation of orders to leave Alliens. Warships For Protection. PAIilS, Nov. -HO. ( Associated Press) The foreign office explained today that several French and British warships "ere being .sent to Piraeus, the jxirt of Athens, to assure protection for French and British nationals in the event of disorders during the plebiscite of Dec. ." and after it. The names of star baseball players have been bestowed upon everything from cigars to railroad stations, but Mme. Luisa1 Tctraz7.ini., the fajmous prima donna, lias the distinction of leing the only celebrity to have a brand of spa ghetti named after her. To Cure a Cold in One Day Take Grove's LAXATIVE BUOMO Ql'IXIXE. tablets. The genuine bears the signature of E. W. Gove. 0c. AT ELBERT SIMONS'S uThe Specialty Shop" JAPANESE GOOPS Novelty and utility combined. BOXED' GIFTS-Unusual and attractive. SERVING TRAYS All sizes. BASKETS that are different. BAGS Decorated and practical. ' PICTURES Choice and artistic. INCENSE BURNERS Many varieties. BOOK ENDS DESK SETS. OLD HAMPSHIRE POTTERY Distinctive, beautiful. DAINTY GIFTS, for the baby. ARTISTIC NOVELTIES that are useful. TOYS, GAMES, BOOKS. SLOAN'S GOES RIGHT TO THE ACHING SPOT You can Just tell by Its healthy, Stimulating odcr, that it is going to do you good THOUSANDS of men and women , when the least little rheumatic "crick" assails them, have Sloan's Liniment handy to knock it out. Pop ular over a third of a century ago far more popular today. That's because it is so wonderfully helpful in relieving external aches and pains sciatica, lumbago, backache, neuralgia, overstrained muscles, still joints, weather exposure results. A little is all that is necessary, for it soon penetrates without rubbing, to the sore spot. No muss, no stained skia. All druggists 35c, 7Cc, $1.40. BOY LEADER IN BIG MAIL ROBBERY v ; Confession liy One of ; Robbers" Indicates That 17-Year-Old Boy rer- ; formed Major Part. KANSAK CITY, - Mo., Nov. 30. Keith Collins made a clear confession' vesterdaj'; it pnsst; office inspectors here of the part he played in the biggest mail train robbery in history. lie admitted, getting a laree amount of currency and bonds. coord ing to the inspectors, who' say Collins asserts he became frightened, and destroyed by fire all the booty. The confession will not be made pub lic. Joe V. Johnson, inspector in charge.' said, until a few scattered ends of the big mail car robbery have been collected to terminate the case. Then, he said, further details will be given out. 1 Enough was disclosed to show Collins p'ayed a minor oart to the master role ff Orville Phillips, seventeen-year-old vuiU piler. who conceived the robbery. Collins's part was to pick up the bags of mail thrown from the train. He did not -finish the task, he said in his con fession, lie gntheredia few of the bags, lost his nerve, and left several other Linimeitti DON'T FORGET THE PICTURE 9 5 1 Rabbit Meat Fifty years ago there was not a rabbit in Australia. Three rabbits were taken there from England and 10 years ago Australia shipped 25,000,000 frozen rabbits and 96, 000.000 rabbit skins in one year. They are now canning the rabbit meat and shipping to America. The first lot to arrive in Brattleboro came this week. IN 2-LB. NET WEIGHT CANS, FOR 65c TRY A CAN IT IS GOOD J. E. BUSHNELL 94 ELLIOT STREET Forbidden Valley" FOR TIIK BENEFIT OF THE DAIGIITEUS' CHICLE Universalist Church AT - Latchis Theatre On December 1 Matinee 2.30. Evening 7 and 8, I ; irriTrrnMTnTKtifHTniTi-iiiniiiu'iinH'inin'Tinnnr - r.wrn ;8 I H A ' Sir -T -fin "A- 'f.A..!- UMimiiiHi n 1 1 nn n in I n "f -nn ... rV Some of the clever "ponies' coming (o IJrattlehoro with the 1920 edition of the,, mu.sieal ...novelty. 11".Tj-, djier Cir;', ,1 hp .uiKtorium Wednesd:y . nisht, :Houghton & Simonds: THE So llK Sale Which Began Yeiterday Is the Greatest Bargain Opportunity We) Ever Planned, In Rich Silk Dress Goods The items below demonstrate more clearly than mere 'words can describe the manufacturer's great sacrifice which is your gain. Regular $2.98 Heavy Crepe de Chine, 40 inches wide, in 20 colors. Both staple dark colors and evening or party shades, Q-jJ ffQ Sale Price Only Regular $2.98 Heavy Georgette Crepe, 40 inches wide. In 30 to 40 colors, g-g ffTQ Sale Price Only . . . . , Regular $2.98 Taffeta Silks, 36 inches wide. In a ' good assortment of staple and fancy shades, ,. Q Sale Price Only V-.tJ Regular $2.98 Messaline Silks, 36 inches wide ; 40 -colors. 'Comes in dark, medium and light shades, Q'g Q Sale Price Only 9?JL0& Regular $3.50 Fine, Black Duchess Satin, 36 inches 'wide,1 0 QI!J Sale Price Only t?M.Utf Regular $4.50 Heavy, Black Duchess Satin, 36 inches wide, . Q9 OQ Sale Price Only Regular $1.50 Silk Poplin, the very best quality. Very lustrous; 36 inches wide. In black, nigger brown, gray and navy, . . Q Sale Price Only . JLmJLU Regular $.298 to $3.50 Wash Satin, the best quali ty of wash silk, 36 inches wide. In flesh col or, turquoise and coral, . QQ U Q Sale Price Only ftpi9jL& Regular $5.00 Heavy Charmeuse, an extra qual ity, 40 inches wide. In navy, seal brown and black, v Q& Sale Price Only 9?d&U Splendid Values in the Great Sale of New Winter Goats Sacrficed by the Manufacturer All New Models $35 and $39 Coats Selling at $24 $45 Coats Selling at 29 Stores at Brattleboro, Springfield, and Newport, N. H. A k