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e o O TKHMH, I'AII) IN ADVANUK, Ono Yonr 81.60 O 2 KlKhtMonlh 1.00 s PEOPLE AVANT A Iiln. WEEK1.T rt l'Al'JSK. T11R ? Slz Month., .75 ii not l-niu ln Ailvnnco. o O S8.00 n Yonr. O. 0000000000 A o I'uiiMsnniiFoiiHMIrl r o A m thk 1 UUI LU Nf o r oooosooooooo VOL. 94.-4:873. MONTPELIER VT. WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 6, 1899. NUMBER 35. n Shirt Waists A few of this Waists, worth are yet in stock, and will be sold at the loiv livice of 79 CENTS EACH. P. & H. C. Gleason- L. CLOTHING AND HATS for Fall and Wintev Wear coming in every day. The Stein Block Clothes and Guyer JETats will be among the first arrivals A. D. FARWELL. HOW IT LOOKS Tho holder of a rnatured Emiowment Policy in iho Equituble Society eenda the following graphic illustration of his feelings: "Twcnty years ago when I wae induced by a poraiatent agent to take out ruy Endowrnent Policy, tho prcmium looked very large and apptared to me liko this: $49.79 While the Endowtuont, looked at throueh thejwrong end of tho tolescopo of tweuty years, appenred like tliia: Sl ,000.00 Now, my policy has matured, and coming just when I need money, i ii f ' of my policy looks liko this: $1,568,02 While, lookiug back at the annual pretniums I have pnid, end realiz itit: that thoy nro amounts that would havo'benn snved in no other way, this is the appearancc they bave: $49.79." W. H. 100 Church Street, BURLINGTON, VT. WE GUARANTEE THE FOLLOWING Talcum Powder For Infants nnd Adults, can be used for sore feet, ckapped skin, fortoilet powder. 10 centa per box. The Creat Enlish Pile Remedy. A sure and speedy cure for all forms of tho disease. 60 centa per bottle. For the Blood, Stomacb, Liver and Kidneys tako Dr. Mcrk's Ilub and Tonio Bitters. If you need mediclne try them. 25 centa. Do you want somethinej to cleanclothes, remove dirt, greoBe spota, etc, quickly, we bave a preparation that ic uneqnalled. A trial will convince you. 10, 15 and 25 centa. Creara of Rose and Almonds for the bands and and face, 1C centa. Call for Dandruffrin if you want dandruff re moved nnd scalp cleaned. It kecps the hair frora falling out, tnakes the hnir soft and glossy. An excellent dresaing for tlio hair. We havo n full line of Toilet Soaps, Perfumes nnd Toilet Articles, Patent Medicines nnd Cigars. CITIZEN'S DRUG AND SUPPLY CO. 108 Main St, near Argus Office. E. E. BLAKELY. Managor. Use tpi. i and Telephone the save T I ME REt MONEY. ROUBLE AND You can teleplione 100 words in ono niinutc ensily TRY ITB i . A niGSsnge by tulcpliono brings innnediato nnswcr. NIGIIT ItATH ono hairtho day rnto, oxccpt wlioro tbo day ratc ih 16 contB or Ichs. Vory convenicnt for socinl conversntion. NEW ENGLAND TELEPHONE AND TELEGRAPH CO. season's High Gvade $1.25 to $2.50 eacli S. WHITCOMB, Manager. Kimball Union Academy, MERIDEN, N. H. New buildings, Increased facllities, dellght ful aurroiwdlnga, Four years' courso of Htudy. Young men and women Ilttod tor the best colleges. Elocutloa, Pbysical tralnlng, lnuaic. StudontH of liinlted ineaus recelved on the 8100 "a year plan." Fall term berlin September 13, 1899. Send for catalogue. W. H. GUMMINGS, A. M Prlnclpal. REV. FRANCIS E. CLARK, D. D., Prosldent Board of Trustoes. Sept. 13. JUST BEGINN1NG TO SEE THEIR MISTAKE IN PAYING THEIR MONEY FOR RENT, You nav 812 n month. 8144 a vnnr. v - 1 J - - j takinc Ollt S2f! fnr wntnr rnnt. nnrl taxes, leaying a payincnt of 119 towara n nico little Jioinc. If you pny $10 a month or 102 a I'ear, 825 for taxcs and wator ront, kaving 8167 for a paymont toward n liomc. Pav this for oicbt vnarn ntid tl o tj ' you have paid for a Iioubo that cost ovcr .'5i,ouu. Call in our ofllco or writo for full v rticulars. D. A. PERRY, Rooms 2 and 3, Cordon's Block, Barre, Vt, Spocia.1 IVotice. Whnrnas, my wifo, Mrs, AIIco A. Nye, has left my bml and board wlthout tlm caiiHH or provocatlon, I lieroby Jorbld ull perHons barborinR or triiHiltii; hnr on my ao oount, bh I Hhull nayuobllla of ler oon. traotliiK after this dat. OIIAS, P. NYE, North Montpelier, Vt Sopt. 0, 1899 rcnLisnKD avxnr wxDniteDAV ht The Vermont Watchman iCompany, At Montpelier. Vt. Iluslness Moro Slontiou. I want to lot the noonlo wbo suffor from rhouuaatlsio and sclatlca know that Glmm- berlaln's Paln Balm reliovod me aftor a numberof other modlcinos and n doctor bnd fallod. It ls th boat Untmunt X havo over known of. J. A. Dodgen, Alpbarotta, Qa. Tliousandn bave beon ourod of rhoumatlsm by tbls romedy. One appllcatlon relleves tho paln. For sale by 0. Dlakely and W. E. Torrlll & Co. Prkfaub fou Sprino. Don't lot this season ovortako you boforo you havo at tonded to the Important duty of purlfylnK your blood wlth Hood's Saraaparilla. By taking this inodlclno now you may save slcknoss tbat will meau timo and money as well as HUflorlnc lator on. Itood's Karsapa rllla will glve you rlcb, rod blood, good at petlto, pood dlROBtion and a sound, boalthy body. It ls the greatost and best sprlng mediclne becauso It is the Ono Trno Blood Purlflor. ItB unequalled record of marvel ons cures bas won for it tho conddonco of the wholo people. DOKS COFFBB AailBB WlTH YOO? If not, drlnk Graln-O made from pnro Rralnn. A lady wrltos: "Tho llrat tlmo I mailo Graln-O I dld not liko it bnt after uatnc it for ono week nothlng wonld induce me to ro back to coffoe." It nonrlBbes and feeds the nystom. Tho children can drlnk lt freely wlth creat boneflt. It is tbestrengtb onlng snbstanco of pure gralus. Get a packopo to-day from your grocer, follow tho dlrectlons ln maklnc lt and you will havo a dellclous and healthtul table bovor age for old and young. Flfteen cents and twenty-Qvo cents. Do you want anything ln tbo llno of drngB and modlcinos no matter what? If so call on Fred A. Alnsworth, proprletor of tho new Wllllamstow drug-store, on Depot stroet, ono door east of J. K. iLynde'B storo If, percbanco, he may not havo exactly what you doslre, be will aim to supply lt ln the shortest possible tlmo. If good goods and honost prlcea and square deallng will do it, he is bonnd to securo a fair sbaro of publlc patronage. Sewing-macblno supplles and a popular lino of atatlonery are speclalties. Glve blm a call. IUvinq a Gbbat Rwn on Guambbrlain's Couqii Bbmbdt. Manager Martin, of the Plerson drug storo, lnfonnB us that ho ls havlng a groatrun on Chamberlaln's Cough Remedy. He sells flve bottles of that medi clne to ono of any other klnd, and lt glves great satisfactlon. In theae days of lagrlppo there ls nothlng liko Chamborlain's Cough Remedy to stop the cough, boal np the sore throat and luucs and glvo rellof withln a very sbort tlme. The sales are growlng, and all wbo try it are pleased wlth itn prompt actlon. South Chicago Dally Cal umet. For sale bv G. Blakelv and W. E. Terrill, Drugglsts. Tlie Berlin Schools, Tho followlng orders havo been adonted for uso in tbo Berlin scbools. Teachers will be requlred to follow them falthfally, and any scholar retuslng or neglecting to com- ply suall oo roporteu to tne Buperlntenuont. Every second Friday suall be given up to a revlew of the precodlug two weeks work. At tho cIobo of tbe term tbere shall be an ezaminatlon on the entire work of the term and uacb echolar must have recelved a mark of .65 to allow them to procoed with their grado. uotweon the revlows. or once In two weeks, a nart of eacb Frldav aftornoon shall be dovoted to the reading of origlnal composition and dcclamatlon. For tbo Hnko of varloty tbe school may bo made up of two dlvlHlons, one division reading com poHltions and the other givlug duclaniatlon. a vory serlous ancl general delect tias been noticed in tbe enunclation of the pu pila in our hcIiooIh. Teachers have it in tbelr power to correctln large measure this defective babit of speech. As a corrective teachers will be requlred to glve a short daily drlll in the alphabet, workiug (or a well modulated voicu and a clean cut enun clation of the vowels and cousonants. A little close observatlon on the part of the tflAcher will soou discover the correct p(icing of tho elements. Tho speech of ru rul communities is in marked contrast to that whicU is obtaluod ln educated circles ln cltle-i and vlllages and you have it in your power to Bave much of the humilla- tlon tliat wtll como to our pupils who may be obliced to seek a Ilvelihood in other lo- callties. J, J. Goodacrb, Superintoudent. Watorbury. Mrs. Howard Arms and dauchtor have returned to Bristol, Conn. A. 0. Canerdv is iironarluu to build a new residence on Main Btreot. n. R. Coburn and familv have moveil In. to Rev. Mr. Tenney's bouae. Rev. L. II. EUIot will nroach in Windsor and Ascutneyville next Sunday. Miss Leacb of Woodstock has been vlsit- lng Miss Lottlo Ladd at the parsonage. Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Crosaett have return. ed from several weeks' vlsit ln Rhodo Island. Miss Jones of Lobanon. N. II.. will nmkn her bome witb Mrs. Harry Ilolton on Ran dall street. Mr. and Mrs. E. B. Ilall of Boston. thn guests of Dr. and Mrs, Janos, left Friday GMrs. Forrest has sold hor residence on Main street to U. JS. Moody, Mrs. Forrest will soou return to Chicago for her (uture bome. The Christian Endeavor social Frldav ovh. nlnc at tho Concrecational church waa n Buccess. The raln dld uot detain many iruui uiiuuuiuti. The vlllage schools openod yesterday nnder very favorable ausnicos. Prof. Roh. coe, as prlnclpal, comes to us wlth the best of recommeudatlons. Hls asslstantB ln the uluerent graues aro oxperlenceu and we predlct tbo betfiunlng of a prosperous and prodtable school year. The meu employed on Main street, bulld iug tho now roadway, who soem to take pleasuro in obstructlug tho paasago of tho iuall carrier from the pont-oflice to the depot, evidontly dld uot uuderstaud tbo sltuatlon and serlousuess of tho ofTonse. United States Dlstrict Attorney Martlu Iibh been lnstructeil by the post-odlco depart ment to lnvestlgato and prosecuto lf neces sary the gtlllty par iou. G. W. Morrow of Burlington, state super lntendnnt of the Antl-Saloon League ad dressnd a large audlence at tho Congrega tlonal church Sunday evoning. Rev. Mr. Willmnn and tho pastor, Rev. G. E. Ijadd, couductod the opening exerclHes. After tho addroas a local lcaguu was organlzed wlth tho following oflleers: J, 8. Batcheldor, presldeuti Rov. J. K. Willmati, llrst vlce prosldent and chalrtnan of commltteo on agltatlon, B. II. Demeritt, socond vlco prosldent and chairman of commltteo on Ieglslation; 0. 0. Graves, tbird vlco pros ldent and chairman of commltteo ou eu forcement of law; M, II, Moody secretary and J. J. Oolby troaaurer. The next union meetlng will bo bold Thnrsday ovenlng, Ootobor 6. In the meantlme every cltizon of tbe town shonld bo onrolled a uiemher of tbe league. Arrangemonts will be made to bold at least one uiass meetlng a month. MONTPELIER AND YICINITY LOO Ij HAVl'HlflNaH. Tho Ludlos' Ald Assoclation of Iloaton Hospltal will meot wlth Mrs, 0. II. Iloaton Wodnosday aftornoon at two o'clock. Work. Tbo Woman's Ilomo Mlsalonary Bocloty of Trinlty church will meot wlth Mrs, L. A. Buswell at 25 East Stato stroot Wodnosday aftornoon. Tho September term of Washington county court, will conveno at two o'clock Wodnosday aftornoon. It ls a grand Jury term and nromlses to laat untll nearlv Tbanksglvlng. L. E. Doton tbrosbed throo hundred and ton bushels of oats in soven and ono-half hours for Ilonry S. Town, on Monday. Tho graln was raised on four acros of land. The yield and tho throshlng record aro opon for competltlon, Mra. A. J. Phllllns and son Rodfleld and Mlaa Ollvo B. Stout arrivod at Boston this morning, in good hoalth and splrlts. Rod fleld will roach Montnolior earlv Wednes- day morning. Mrs. Philllps and Miss Stout will arrivo Wednesuay ovenlng. Llont. W. J. Mooro of Companv H sald today that Gen. T. S. Peck bad intlmated there was now moro than an ovon cbanco for tho Vermont regimont to be taken to Washington to partlclpato in the parado to be !made there upon Admirol Dewev's arrival. One of tho leadlng foatures of tbe Wi nooski Vallev Agrlcultural Fair to be beld next week ln Waterbury 1b a wrostllng matcb for a purse of SCO botween David E. Spicor of Barre and Jerry Donahue of tbls clty. Botb men are well-known atbletes and a bot contest ls expected. J. S. Vllos has rocelved a thlrtv-horso powor Westlng.houso electrlo motor to placo in tho Colton & Moro cranlto sheda. to take the placo of Berlin water power. iio uas a motor ot twonty-norao power on the road to placo in tho sheda of Lynoh Brotbers. Ile ls confldent that bo will now have wator onougb at his plant to furnlsb ln tbe f uture a twonty-four hour servlce wlthout lntorruptlon. Harry Gabroe of Waterbury, who was ar rested sevoral woekp ago on the charge of being lmplicated ln a bigbway robbery and who escaped from tho lockup in that place the same nlght, was arrested agaln in Mil ton Friday afternoon bv Denutv Shorlff Jobn Mears. Gabree was dellverod to Sher lff Graves who brought him to Waterbury, and delivered bim to Jallor Tracy wbo brought his man manacled to Montpelier. Flags llvlne on Tuesdav from tho Union school bullding and from tbe Montpelier Seminary announced that the vacation soa sou is over, and that the work of another school year has commenced. At both theae inBtltutions a gratlfylngly large attendanco is reported, wlth prospoct's of substantial additlons to tbo numbers already enrolled beforo tho woek closes. Tho names of tho teacberB and aaaiatantB have been pub Ushed in these colnmns. The two bkr guna from tho Snanlsh crul- ser, Reina de Castella, sunk by Admiral Dewey's tleet ln Manila Bay, wbicb have been loaned by the government to the State of Vermont, were sblpped on Monday from Mare Island uavy yard at San Franclsco to Governor Smlth at Montpelier. The uaual tlme for transportatlon ot froigbtacrosa the continent ls about three weeks, so it can safely be sald that theae guns will be in position ln Montpelier beforo Dewey day. The jall commissloners havo refused to accept the threo furnacea whlch the con tractorlhas purchased for tho new jall. Tbe Bpeciflcatlons provide that the furnaces shall bo selectod by tho commisBloners and tho contrastor purchased thoae wlilcli have arrlved wlthout consultlng them ln the matter. They reject them for tho reaaon they clalin thoy aro Inefllclent in qualKy and capaclty. The furnaces were pur chased ot one of the best makers but are of theo ioapest grado of tbat style made by them. E. S. Meics Ih to AiiIhIi work thn laat nf tbls week as clerk in Greene's pharmacy, and leaves next week to euliat witb the Forty-sixth United States Infantry, now recrultlng at South Framingham, Mass. Ho will go with tbe regiment to tbe Phll ippinea. Bolng a praotical pharmaclst and baving proviously been in tbe United States' voluntoer servlce as orderlv for Col. O. D. Clark, Mr. Melgs will undoubtedly be given a uon-commlasioned ofllcer's posi tion witb tho hospltal corps. He haa mado for bimaelf a wlde circle of friends duriug his stay in this clty who will wisb him the best of success in hls soldierly career. Tbe young men of tho cltv who are full of firo on the sublect of Dewey's recention are consldering a scheme to let tho blaze out to mount to tne skles. A mammoth bonnro on one of tho surroundlng hills is suggest ed. It ls proposed to enlist in tbls llluml- natlon every peiBon who has boxea or bar rels or any other refuso material tbat will blaze. Plle them high, the bighor the bot- ter, and the bicher the moro f uel will be needed, and add a few barrels ot tar or keroseno lf needed to project tbe flames to the proper height and oxtend the llcbt far out Into tbe surroundlng darkness. This 1b a project that peculiarly oommonds itself to young America, and America qulte advanc ed In years as well. Tbe project is a good one. ISoom it. Governor Smlth. .chairman of the State transportatlon 'commltteo for tho Dowey celebratlon, recelved last Saturday the rates agreed upon by tbo general passenger agents of tho Central Vermont, Rutland, Boston and Malno and Montpelier and Wells Rlver roads at tholr recent meetlng ln Burlington but bas delayed glving them out lor puuucation lor certain reaaons. liio Governor and hls commltteo bave arranged for a meetlng with the passenger agents ot tbe roads uamed to be held at the Pavlllon next Thursday afternoon when lt is ex pected tho matter will be deflnltely ar rangod and tho rates for transportatlon mado publlc. Fred !L, Adams wbo was for sevoral years in tho Pavlllon, bas boughttbeEx chauge liotul of A, J, Slbley paying $10,500 iur iiua iiuiui prupuriy, xiu wiu opon tne hotel Boon. Mr. Adams has for somo tlme been in the omploy of tho Wagner Car compauy, runnlng a dlnlngcar betweeu New York and Buffalo. It Is undorstood that Mr. Adams ls ono of thn oldoat aud most ofllctont men in tbe Wagner servlce and that ho leavos solely becauso ho ls tlred of ridlng on tralns so much, and de sires a permanent home at Montpelier wnero iie anu ms wiio wm ne made wnl- como. Tho prlco pald by Mr. Adams ls consldered choap as tlio locatlou is contral for any klnu of bualness. It ls sald the Ex change will bo kept strlotly a temperance houso and Mr. Adams' oxporlence as a ca torer glvea asauranco that tho houxe will be well kopt. It will bo repalrod and rofur. nlshod. Mr. Stbloy bougbt the property a auction a few weeks ago for 87,800, and has thus reallznd tho hnndsomo sum of 82,700 on hls Invosttnent. A Fair Xotlco. Our anuulty ratos nre bolng revlaed and will bo advanced iu prlco. We quoto prlces subject to advance, wlthout notlce. Tboso who havo their money roady will do woll to como now and buy at tho old prlco. Natlonal Llfo InBurance Company of Ver mont. S. S, Ballard, Goneral Agent, Opora Uousv Block, Montpelier, Vt. TOWN CORRESPONDENCE. ITKMH !' INTlUlKSTVlCHSOlfATj AKlt OHtrjlJtATs. Uurro. MUa Klora Kolloy Is toachlng In Galway, Mrs. II. P. Kondrlck ls vlsltlng ln Leba non, N. II. Mrs. Petor Buchanan is vlsltlng ln Sher brooko, P. Q. Mr. and Mrs. A. B. Ilntchlns ure vlsltlng in Burlington. W. H. Pitkin was at hls homo In Fair Haven ovor last Sunday. Edwln Carleton has purchased tho J. O. A. Bolknap farm ln Borlln. A daughtor was born last Saturday to Mr. and Mrs. Gharles Higgs. Rov. and Mrs. W. S. Palmer of Norwich, Conn,, aro gaests of W. K. Wheatloy. Mr. and Mrs. Jobn F. Mead of Randolph, woro guests last woek of W. F. Morse. Mrs. Marcla S. GllchrUtof Northfield was the guest of Mrs. H. R. Btoughton last week. Rev. Henry Murray of Boston was tho guest of Rev. Fatber P. M. McKenna last week. Jatnes Gatnpbell was ln Boston last weok to meet Mrs. Campbell on hor return from Scotland. The case of Stato againat Frontlnl for selllng intoxlcating liquor, has been nol proaaed. MrB. Jobn Mlller of Barnet and Mrs. Joalab Keenau of Ryegate are gueata ot R. L. Clark. Rov. Carleton Hazen of Rochester was tho guoBt ot Edwln Carloton, sevoral days laat week. Hon. and Mrs. Thomas Laalor of Wash ington, D. 0,, aro vi8ltlng Mr. and Mrs. C. N. Barbor. The publio llbrary, whlch has beon closed for some tlmo for repalrs on tbe bullding, ls agaln opon. A son was born last week to Mr. and Mrs. Josepb Jenklna, and a son to Mr. and Mrs. JameB Walker. The injunction caso of the proporty own era on Beckley atroet will bo given a hear ing next Saturday. Mrs. L. H, Houghton ot Boston bas been vlsltlng Mrs. M. D. Lamb, her mother, dur ing the past week. Prof. and Mrs. 0. D Mathewsou bave been vlsitinc in Johnson and Tfvdn Pnrlr durlng the past woek. Mrs. Joaeph Landrey of New York has been visitimr Jesio Cavhue. her brothnr. durlng tbe past week. H. R. Stoughton. Jr., 1b visiting Colonel Stougbton, hiB father. Ho spent tbe sum mer in tbe Adlrondacks. Cbauncev Willev of Barre ls to be snnnr- intendent of fioral hall at the Northfield fair September 13 and 14. The case ot Stato atraluat Emerson for breach of tho peace, has boen contlnued un- tu weanesuay, September 13. Mrs. Homer Fitts and dauchtor returned last Thursday from Kennebunkport, Me,, wuere iuey uave oeen ior several weeEs. The lnfant son of Moses Decnon of Gran iteville, dled last Thursday. Burlal was in the Catholto cometary Saturday morning. Tho Barro Ilill Granlte Comnanv nut ud a new thirty-ton derrlck laat week to re place the one recently dtsabled by a blast. A party of twenty-flvo voune neoolo drov to Poor's cottage on tbe shoro of Berlin pond last Thursday nlght for a corn roaat and dance. Marshall Blake of Bellows Falla and Mrs. James Hitchcock of Ltverpool, Eng., wero guests last week of Prof. and Mra. O. D. Mathowson. " Matthew Gavln was convlcted of intoxi- catlon in Justice A. G. Fay's court laat Wednesday, and waa flnod 85 and coats, which be pald. Tho suit of Jessle Frasor acainst tho Homo Ltfe Iusurauce Company, is set for trlal the nrst day of county court, that con veuea September 0. Mrs. E. C. Oolby aud Miss E. Merrllt of East Orange have purchased of F. A. IIiitchiiiHon for 82,275, hls house at 218 Washington street. Miss Luna Church went last Saturdav to St. Albans, where she haa a position as Hteuographer iu the general ofllces of the Central Vermont railway. The new membors of tho comnanv who jolned last week aro Thomaa Ireland, Jack uaynue, .Liiouias jtiauuie, juun iirown and Bert Cayhuo, all of Barro. Bert F. Leonard and Miss Liezio Lucla wero marriod last Thursday ovenlng by Rev. J. A. Sherburne at the bome of Fred A. Iieonard on Hlll street. Tbe case of State acalnst Mrs. Fred Kini? for breach of tbe peace has boen nol prossed, as bas tbe caso of State against Gedry for a simllar offenco. 'Hope So." the lleet-footed borse. owned by Miles Iirothers, won flrat monev in tbe 2:30 race at the South Ryegate fair last weeir, in tureo straigut neats. A. F. Sortwell of Cambridge. Moss. president ot tbe Montpelier & Wells Rlver railroad. was in town laat week insnectlni? the Barro termlnns of that property. W. H. Connor has sold to hls sou Glenn a half interest in bls grocery buslness, whlch will ln future be conducted under the flrm name of W. H. Connor & Son. Jobn MoPhee and Miss Jessle Warrender were marrled Saturday ovenlng at tbo homo of the brldo on First street. MIbs Nellie Clark of Montreal acted as brldesmald. Henry A. Dike and famlly left laBt Sat urday for their home ln Cedar Raplds, Ia, Mrs. Dlke and children bave been at tho homo of Edwln Carleton for two montbs, A grass flre on land ownod bv Ward & Donglass on West hlll last week dld con slderable damage and serlously threatened the farm bullulngs of ueorge W, Bassett. Jobn Ewlng was tuken to tho hotiBo of corroction at Rutland last Friday by Ofllcer rerry to servo a seutenco oi ono nunurou and seven days for furntshlng Intoxlcating liquoi. Rev. J. Edward Wrlcht of Montpelier ofllclating at the funoral of Mrs. Sallle Loro- well, held last wedneaday, from hor late home on West Hlll. Tho burial waa Iu Randolph. A pleasunt home mustcalo uudor tho auspices of the Untversallst cholr wns held last Thursday evoning at the resldonco ot Dr. B. W. Braloy. Light retreshmentB wore served. The tweuty-flfth annual conventlou ot the Vermont Woman's Christian Temper ance Union will be held ln Hoddlng church on Wuduosday, Thursday aud Friday, Sep touiber 20, 21 ond 22. Rev. Eflle K. M. Juuea waa In St. Jobns. bury lant Friday to preacb at tho memorlal servlce beld tbere that day for Rev. II. Ij Veuzsy and Miss Calhoun, supposed to bo drowned ln Greensboro pond. Mrs. A. G. T.npoiut, Mrs. George Ilasaett and Mrs. M. II. Nlohols aro atteuding the Natlonal Rellef Corps meetlng this week Iu i'bthidolphla. Mrs, Ijpolnt ls a delegato from tho Vermont dnpartiuent. D, Edgur Freuch, a brothor of Mrs. Au gelloa Frnnuh ot Barre, dled suddeuly at Mllwaukee of enllept j MrB. Freuch Is now tbo only survlvlng membor of a once large and promlnent famlly ln Barre. Tho case of State agaliat Charles Goneo for felonlous assault on Josephlne Duscham came to a snddon end last Friday by tho marrlago of Goneo and Miss Duschan, Clty Attornoy Barney perfortnod tho coro tnony. Miss Jullet Bowmau dlod laat woek ln tho Mary Fletcher Hospltal. Tho body was brought to Barro, wboro funoral sorvlces woro hold Thursday morning at the homo of Mra. H. If. Spencer, hor slster. Tho burlal was ln Randolph. Jobn Ennls of Middlesex, has purchased tho restaurantln Morris' block eatabllshed two years ago by Sawtollo Brotbers. Mr. Ennls will rejuvenato the placo, and will run a first class establlahment both for traosiontB andtablo boardera. At a spoclal moottng of Company E. held laat weok, flvo now men wero elected to momborshlp, Tho company now lacks but two mon of tho full quota. Tho oloc tlon of oflicors will not tako place untll aftor a colonel for the roglinont is electod. Thomas M. Bllllngs of Morrisville bas been vlsltlne In Barre durlnr? tbo nast wenk. Mr, Bllllngs ls in hls ono bundredth year, haviDg boon born In Woodstock, February 19, 1800. Hls braln and body aro stlll actlvo and be 1b ablo to read wlthout spectacles. Ho talks lnteresttngly of Henry Clay and President Jackson, botb ot whom he met, Mr. Bllllngs practlced law ln Albany, N. Y., durlng the early yeors of hls llfo, but for the past tbirty years has been a so llcltor of penslons, a buslness that he does not propose to lay down untll bo reachos an ovon contury of existonce. Watorbury Gontor. Miss Collev has oncracred Miss Katharlnn Landt to asslat In teacblng the fall term. Arthur A. Newcomb and Ervin Wakefleld of LtBbon, N. U., aro vlsltlng in tbe place ior a lew uays. Mrs. K. 0. Wells and her two children. Miss Allce and Maater Wllllam of Redlanda, uai., cauou uere ono uay last weok. Miss Colley'g famlly have bad a dellcht- ful Bummor, and reluctantly turn their backa upon the Lodgo to go to their clty nomos. The entertainment trlvon for the bonorlt of Rev. Mr. Smltb at Seminary hall, laat Tue8day ovonlng, was very successful and pleasant. Mrs. W. M. Parker of Llsbon. N. H.. and Miss Clara M. Eaton of Manchestor, N. II., are taking a carriage drlvo tbrougb Central vermont anu spent a lew uays ln our place. Miss Kathie Dllllncham bas returned to her school ln Whlto River Junctlon, Her siater, Miss OUa, bas gono to Worcester, Mass., to vlalt hor slster, Mrs. S. 0. Smlth. Judee A. M. Jackman. formerlv of Barre. but who now resides in Bridgport, Conn,, and hls son, George Jackman and wlfe, wlth whom he now lives, vislted at Jobn Jackman's a portion of last week. Mrs. Howard. and the Mlssea Brlebatn of Boston, who havo been spendtne tbe sum- mer at tbo lodge, returned to their homes last Monday. havlng accordlng to tbelr own statement, enjoyed a moat "delightful sum- mer." r The company that has been at the Lodge this season has wlthout exceptlon been remarkably pleasant and congenial people. The utmost harmony has prevailed among au, ootu at tne iouge anu among au the peopio. 0. H. Stone has returned from bls vislt to Worcester and Boston. Mass. Hls son. Professor Stone of Goddard Seminary, witb hls wlfe, who havo been spending tbelr vacation at Newton, Mass., retnrnod witb him. They roturned to Barro, Monday. Miss Colley gavo to her Green Mountain Lodcre vlaltors a flno ovenlng. Thursdav. Auguat 31, by allowlng thom to Invlte some of their new made frlenda for a muslcale. Alfred Cato of Worcostor, Mass., dellghted overyone by bls marvelous rendering of swoet muatc upon guitar and mandolln, accompanled by Miss Scribner of Stowo. He waa oncored agaiu and agaln, untll ho refused to appear. A quartette conBisting of Mr. and Mrs. Newhall, Mr. and Miss Smlth, Bang tlnely. "Tho Glris" from Hartford. Conn,, Uoaton, Newton and Now York Bang from the opera of Peter Parlev. When callod out agaln thoy sung the wholo of tbelr selectlon, and recelved no further requests. Mias Mlller of New York, sang wlth effect two solos, accompanled bv her siator, Mrs. Philllps. Frank W. Gile sang two aoios, to tuo great onjoyment or au. Dean C. Hayes manlpulated hls grapho phone, whlch nover ceases to bo a means of wonder and entertainment to all. Mias Colley invlted tho company to her dlning room, where all were seatod and served, as she and her slster so well know how to do. W. E. Marshall soomed to have paper bags around hls plate, at table. Perhaps thoy wero samples ot good road beds. Bradford. E. E. Wbttman spent Sunday ln Man chester, Vt. Mlsa Edttb Chamberlln returned to her school at St. Johnsbury on Monday. Mr. and Mrs. 0. R. Craig spent Sundav wlth their daughter at Wells Rlver. Several from bere attended the fair whlch wns held at South Ryegate laat week. Mias Ellen McDuffee. wbo has been vlslt lng ln town returned to Montooller Mon day. Dr. Fred Fletcher spent Thursdav ln Concord, N. H., being oalled there on busl ness. J. B. Gago of the flrm of Clark & Gace spent Sunday at hls former homo ln St. Johnsbury. W. A. Llbby, troasurer of tho Farmors' Exchange store, was ln Canaan Thursday on bualness. Miss Lllllan Martin has returned from Old Orchard where she has beon emploved durlng tho summer. Harry Crandall, who has been spendlne sevoral days ln town returned to bls home at Manchester last Friday, Miss Lena Allen left Mondav for Fltz- wllllam, N. II., where she expects to spend several weeks wlth relatives. Rev. A. n. Wehb will dellver at the vll- lage hall next Erlday evening bls popular lecturo ontltled "Llfo on tho Ocean Wavo." Charles A. Wobb, who has beon emnlov- ed at Old Orchard beach durinc the nast summer months has llnisliod tbere, return lng to hls bome Friday, Mr. nnd Mrs. Henry Chadwlck of New ton. Mass,, aro spendlmr a few weeks in town, being guests of Mr. and Mrs. A. E, iiunKtuw ior a lew uays. Jobn M. Rowell. who has beon snendlnr a soveral weeks' vacation wlth relatives here, returned to bls school at Nortbamp ton on the early traln Sunday morning. S. D. Tilton ot Woodsvllle. wlth a rrantr of meu, Is repalrlng the coucreto walks on Mulu streot and lavlns new coucreto on Pleuaant street between J. H. Wotson's and A. P. Chaso's. Schools ln the Academy and gradod dls trict began TuoMlay wlth the following teachers: F. E. Prlchaid, prlnclpil; Miss I.-mbol Thyug, asslstant; Emllie A. Steveus, grammar departmout; Miss R II. Stowart, tlrst lutermedlate; Miss M, E. White, sec coud, and Mls.a E. N. Jones, primury. The peopio of this vlllage bave been dup ed by au Indtvidual olalmiug to be a crack veterltmry Burgeon gotng by tbo name of Dr. II. 8 Russull. Ile swung about town wlth boastlugs of wonderful cures, getting oue or two light joln, but showtng no re markahle skill. A fuw weeks ago bo left aud several would bo much ploaaod to ro colvo their Just ditos from him, Get your Job Printing done at thaJWATO man Office. 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