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THE BRATTLEBORO DAILY -REFORMER. FRIDAY, DECEMBER 23, 1921.
8 LllC lA I" . i. FASHIONS. IN BATHING , Vai ions Ways of . Keeping Clean in the : Animal World. Whilo humans journey far to disport (hfiiiselves in the waters of lake or ocean iiml trouble themselves much over ques tions of one or two-piece bathing suits, their animal cousins' thow an instinct for eloanliness and a variety in fashion of with all the zest of a small boy playing in the samf.- The' lark also flutters along the ground and bathes itself in this way. "Bats, moles, hedgehogs and such? an imals comb themselves with their nails as with a fin-tooth comb. Spiders and other insects bmsh their anteiiae. and iuandibles with tlx-ir forelegs. - Kven '' reptiles are not -content to re main unclean. N Though they cannot con venientlv Wash themselves, they -discard their old skins for new ones several times a year. and face the world with complete new raiment every few imnths. The bath seems to be acquired taste among human beings. The small boy does not take to it kindly, while his ytung tdsfer often feels q,uite satisfied if only her face, neck and wiists are clean. Primitive folk do not expend much en ergy keeping clean. Doctor Grenfell rotes among the people of Labrador a itifliiTprence toward cleanliness. "algllllWtWWIIWttMB ' I Gdodnow, Eearson & Hunt I Mix it with a M'oon. exclaimed the clerk, somewhat surprised, "that will take me three times as long and I'm busy !" "But it must be mixed with a spoon!" the little thing at the counter exclaimed. "Wliv?"' asked the clerk. 'Well," she replied. "1 can't stand the unisi flint- that soda iiiixer makes. It Chittenden ctiuntv' is' to have an en larged county fair, presumably to be lo-; rated at Essex' Junction, although the exact location has not been decided upon, j AVilliam U Godfrey died Dec. 12 at his 3 home in Kairlee. lie was a native of v bathing at ojtee interesting and instruc tive. After friend squirrel, the other morn ing, had siorted On the porch roof to his heart's content aud taken his morning exercise bounfliug from limb to limb of oak' ami elm, he decided to take'his bath. S; lie helil one paw with the other while washing it, and changed so rapidly from one to the other that he seemed to be clapping his hands together in very joy. Tabby, the cat, has a constitutional aversion to water. Nevertheless, the puts her rough tongue to good tise and brushes herself with the vigor of a hairdresser; Domestic fowls share the feline dislike I Brattleboro's Department Store Unt Stfln Inmouth'when he walitriVthat town' and had spent 61 of hi. m i- i - 1:1... !.... Alio- make a tilling, it maw me creep u "'L7 :; ' . ..... , 11 1 Vttl ! Ill Tflf IlllIllO "WIllI'Il WHS iiim miiiu 'iniaitiiiMnwinnraiBKffiuiKBniiiiwiifflBaiinniffliniiiMMiB over when 1 bear it." Nevy York Sun. s '20 years and was widely known as a busi ness man." . ' ' ' ' - l -. . 4 iiMit r ra oqih rr FQR SATURDAY ONLY ? ? ' u -v ' .'- 'V f l . ' business ,can be done without advertising Xathauipj T -v C8 tlie1 Mon. but it 8low work. "' day cf heart failure at bis home in Plain- r.. -,.. .. r,T.r: ..v.. W field.' Mr. : Taw was a life-long resident of PlainfieM where he, owned a farm, and But most of the four-footed and feath-Min-j-.xhnw air instinct for clean- people while you were away: , Mrs. Lpngwed No, not any. visited fiv . husband's folks. Glbe; ''j, " " - -i - - - , nr I'hiinlu SEASONABLE V nnlv-one f tD0 oldest citizens. Besides, li.,pss Seme of them are even fastidious Ttn ins wiie mere remains a uroiuer, m JJObiou , . , i, t, , , i - r - t a1. tl'Mi t? I age i isarre; rwo sisters, jirs. j-.uwum Lambkin tf Whitd Plains. N. Warn! Mrs. to bathing, but they roll in cleansing dust J in the matter. '- - Merton Bobbins also of New York. ronKv" xfti.l the stenoirranher to the hOiIST 4-,ir ' J I i v '' . ' . fcr -. ?- ,., ;- -. , ?: , 7i, . ; ;7 -iti, ,lnnn J.,. I A Here are 4irospeCTS-tiraT a tuocamimi- ffiof 4heect l$kVirn. !. of Abin,3ton, MaJJ- JUlTillt- 111 trl'l UIKUl'lll. I ( I Ghri&imas A A 4 4 "? Plenty of Assorted Chocolates in boxes from 3. to 5. lbs. Ribbon Candy, Stick Candy, and Fancy Cuts in glass jars. CmiM fm Christmas A A A ' SunTMaid Raisins in 5c package handy for Xmas decorations. Holly Boxes of Dartmouth Chocolates, 1 lb., 75c Huylers, IMaillard's and Belle Mead Sweets Page& Shaw Mi lb. . 1 lb. .... 1 lb., nut 2 3 5 lbs.', lbs, lbs. . . r. 65c . $1.25 , . $1.25 '. $2.50 . $3.75 . $6.00 -ssfjr Merry J$ Xmas 1, U, lb. 1 ib. 2 lbs. ffijjb 3 lbs. JtmJS 5 lbs. Durand's . . . 50c and 65c $1.00 and $1.25 ......... S2.00 .... S3.00 $5.00 I I RooVs , A A' ' ' - A; . "7 Let us pack for mailing Candy that you are going to send out of town. .' ' . There is no charge for this service. - the Store with f ile Stock A A Dr. Charles Bradley Doane died Sun day at the Massachusetts General hos pital in Boston following an operation for cancer. . Dr. Doane was a graduate of the Lnivcrsity of Vermont and had prac ticed in Jamaica and in Springtield. lie moved from Springfield to Allston, Mass;, where he was making his home at the time of his death. The Bellows - Fall Woman's club held a Ciiristmas party at the club rooms Tues day afternoon at which about 73 school children wer entertained. A short mu sical program was given by the children. led by Miss Alice Jackson, instructor of music in the public scnoois, alter wnicn refreshments were nerved. Santa Clans distributed candy to the kiddies. 1 J. (I. Sargent of Ludlow, chairman of the Vermont Bar associat ion's comrpittee on professional conduct, ami four m um bers. C. D. Watson of St. Albans. B.-lK. Healey of Bennington. S. 11. Jackson; of Barre, and F. L. Laird of Montpelier, met in Montpelier Tuesday evening. The committee has among other powers tnat of inquiring into matters leading to dis barment proceedings. No statement wa given out by members-of the committee, but as the meeting of the association comes next nonth it is thought that pp cial business was under consideration. A. A report received by the enmmi-iSM.'ter of Industrie rom the - Woodstock Kiee trie company gives the account of a pe culiar injury by electric current, which was recently, "sustained by Mrs. Clarence Washburn of Taftuville. High tension electric wjres oufsiife the Washburn resi lience broke and ' fell across telephone wires leading into; the house. The cur rent followed the telephone wire to where it was grounded on a sewer pipe in the cellar. .Mrs. Washburn was standing at the kitchen sink with a wash basin in one hand and the other hand resting on the water faucet. She received the cur rent from the pipe through her arm and the palms of both Lands were severely burned. , macy- A : A' .- i A 4. 4... m. A A 1 ' A k fk A A, 4 SLAYS ONE AUTO BANDIT HI H HEAD QUA RTERS FOR PHONOGRAPHS e in wall with revolvers, and sr rom tLeafe. f , 4 ftice -liPy; fharb?s Davis, re- el m' ffn t-frand, saw the holdup Nf.510 Office Boy Ctels One Bobber of ... Fmployers Office Four Escape. 1 NEW VOBK, Dee. 2-V-One automo- bile bandit was slain and o seeoud se- ritnisly wounded in a pistol i:lit after k an attempt. lAte yesterday t loot the jothees or a real eutate tirm in V et C-M street xienr! Broadway.-! Four others e- The lamliU, finding Mr. Iary .Stock-in-ier, apartment HCHtinj siierinteiKientt lllfiftl ill tlA rkulttr rkHiftAi liol.l lirtr ugmiisL w-au wiin revolvers, ana took jroi A colored turtiiniffpom' 1 Iii oiicIl witidow ' nriM-nrpi. his nUtnl in n nearbfv room.' and wbetv tie bandit f merged openel fire.' One fell ead, shot througU, the .heart. Betwrning the tire, the others jumped into their taxi, and sped west. A policeman fired at the car as it turned down West -end avenue, and an other bhievoat Waved, awav a bl k fur ther south, the bullet, shattering the jaw of the driver, whose name was given by the police as John Little, He drove on for six' Mocks, and then, weakened bv los of blood, lost control and the car smashed into the curb. Little's four companions esce-el. He refused to give their names when taken to a hosmtal.. t.htv largest and most complete line of Phonographs to be seen m m under one roof for many miles. As several-have expressed it: They did not g m suppose there were as many Phonographs in Brattleboro as we have dis- suppose 1 played. 111 (Ml ra LU m HI El HI We sell the following well-known makes: iSONORA 2 PATHE 3 STARR 4 EMERSON 5 LAWSON 6 BEACON 7 BRADLEY SUPREME 8-1 9-C eOLONIAI, MASTERPHONE a They Are .4-' is-? ..-. Selling QUALITY FURNITURE Open Evenings Until 9 o'clock Until Christmas HI m m m H H il H HI la ISJ A Spanish " lady street alone. rarely goes into the ANNOUNCEMENT : The Weldon Hotel at f.reenfield, Mass., V will serve n special Christmas dinner on Mondny, December UHtb. from 12.00 -m. to .1.00 p. in. ' Bring your friends and enjoy the Christmas holiday at the Wei- don. ' New Year's Eve j ' - ! The annual New Year's Eve good time J" dinner dance will be held at the Wei- P don Hotel Saturday evening, December .'Ust, from 7.(H) to 12.00 p. m. Music by Dolan's famous dance orchestra of Springfield. Souvenirs of the occasion. V noise makers, and a general good time ' for everybody. Dinner starts promptly nt (s 7.00 p. ra. Reservations for tables should be made in advance. Address Mr. J. Tennyson Seller, Manager. fj Tonight and tomor row left to buy that present Come here You'H save time and get what you want Initial Belts, Cuff Links, Combination , Sets. Ties, Scarfs, silk &nd wrjolen ; Stockings, silk, cashmere, woolen, lisle; Golf Hose, Gloves, dress, Saranac Buck, woolen; 'all in attractive Christmas boxes; Bathrobes, Sweaters, Shirts, Pajamas, Mackinaw s, Sheep-lined Coats, Has, Caps, Helmets Toques.. ' : . H.P.Wellman ., 4 . 't -.. Co., Inc. AT CUT PRICES ':. In every department ,qi the store we find that there are small lots of ssonable.nierchandise bought especially for the' Chnstmas season. Rather thaq pack them away and carry hem oyer to sell next year, we haye , decided to put them on sale tomorrow at such low prices that they will all be sold before closing time Saturday night. f ; . Make Your Final Selections Here Final Reductions On Gifts , for Women ! Final Reductions On Gifts for Men V Women's Initial Handkerchief and! Men's $1.00 Four-in-Hand Tiest m also Fancy Handkerciiiefs iril - all colors. twp lots at HALF PRICE):-' terns and plain colors IV, . 25 Two Lots of Box Stationery at near-! aic ci o-nrfli tt '- ly half price, i . , 3959i box I Me 8 WoolHwm feather . -r . I " mixtures, with or without clocks. Another Lot of $1.00 Stationery, ing A11 new stock. All sizes. . $1.00 large boxes, at .... ... 75 box g : . ... w 25c Talcum Powder, three kinds, "V.! 00 Pure Sil1 in blaj" , : Now 15 eachl cordovan, gray and nav'. All Lot lary Garden Talcum Powder, j sizes ... . . . .-. . . . . , . , . .'. 75 -T,0c Glebeas Perfumes, htM and Bath Robes, in 251 blue, brown and green patterns. Best 5Qc Toilet Water, big assort-i Roll collar,; V-neck: Three pock- mentv.w.i.;.,....... 39 ets. All; sizes . : . . .. .. ,li . S4.50 Other Toilet Waters and PeffumesJ Men's $12.00 Bath Robes, in' blue, r Roll collar, V-neck. Three pock-ets.-All sizes r .x V: . i . 8.50 Glen's $2.00 Pure Silk Four-in-Hand Ties, in dots, checks,- stripes; allt over patterns and plain 'colors, i . "r'' .' A ?1.50 1 Glen's $1.00 Wool Hose, in . 4several shades ' of heathers Warm . and up to $1.50. Now HALF PRICE. New. Lot Women's Umbrellas This ,lot of fine silk Umbrellas came to us too late for Christmas trade, j $7.50 assortment. ' 1 Choice Saturday at $5.00 eachf Finel Reductions "on Christmas Jew-1 elry. j One Lot Fancy Pins, gold front, One Lot 75c Chains and Pendants j Men's 35c Initial Handkerchiefs with V Now, 50 fancy stripe -border; ; .4. ;V 25 Lot 50c apd 73c Fancy Pins Men's $850 and $10.00 Bath Robes, cti.rA.-A r Tj xrw; nS m red; blue; 'green and black oc Silvente Bar .Pins. ... Now 50 patterns. ; Roll collar, V-neck. $1.00 Silverite Bar Pins. . Now 751 . : Two pockets. All sizes. .. $5.98 $1.25 Silverite Bar Pins. . Now 95! Men's $15.00 Bath Robes, in green $1.50 Silverite Bar Pins, Now 1.19 1 All Our $2.00 Bead Neckiace, - ' ' I A A Now $1,251 All Our $2.25 Bead Necklace, i 1 A '--:-y.Ar:-' t; NowSl.501 All Our $2.98 Bead Necklace, Now $1.98? Final Sale of Ivory All our Ivory J sets, also all separate ivory f pieces, to close at less than cost. I t wnwiuinHmtHraMmiiwn;m;;afl:nnffliii!a:iiisffl: BoyS 50C Four ln.Hand TieS, 1U plain - coiors. jn arrow vwiatn. . . i . ' - - j r gray and blue patterns and mix tures. .Roll collar. Three pockets. 1 All sizes A AAi AAti : . $10.00 I :ii:;;aiiHi;i!::1!ii;.'i!::::i!jni:(:!i:i!!!!::K;bii;:!:H!irf3ni!i:eii; c : s ; ', ' , , -:j . I Final Reductions On Gifts for Boys 1? Final Reductions On Gifts for Children . f . - ? .-. . - "v w - - - ' ' - : . - f i ; s v Women's $7.10 Beacon Blanket Boys' 50c Black Ribbed Hose, good quality. For school or play wear. . Sizes Gio.to,". ; . ... r. :V. 15 . . . ... -. . ... - t- Boys' A $5.00 Bath Robes of blue, f i ' r tZlr J : brown, .green and red, in fancy terial, figured Patterns, ' fixtures and Indian Idesignl. T ''ff Two pockets .... . $3.98 One Lot of Women's $3.00 Scarfs, mi . , 1 , - a' good assortment of colors, ; i f Boys$1.00: Blouses, Jn light ' stripe patterns. Breast' pocket." t All oi rr rcv K Oli-CO MUV For Saturday Only $1.50 Games The balance of :our Games I - at a discount of 20 percent, ; ' For Saturday Only j Dolls-Many different kinds . and styles of Dolls, including dressed i and undressed, sleeping and talk- Boys' $6.00 Bath Robes, in Indian de- Boys'' 75c Leather Dress Gloves, fleece-lined. .;. Snap at the .wrist. Excellent quality ...... . . 49 ine dolls. Choice of our entire! stock at 20 per cent discount, ' " For Saturday Only signs and fancy mixtures of blue, brown, green and red. Two' pock ets . $4.98 ( U H H H SSESIsl a la a ' - . -. u ... . . ,-r.rwroT-Ti';,--;-- a as