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VERMONT WATCHMAM & STATE JOURNAL WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31, 1902.
P.EKFECTE p m ' "ggf I pays roultrymen 200$ profit if. tlie hcns are propcrly liouscd and cnrcd for. It mnkcs chickens grow nnd prcvcnts dlseases. Vou run no risk in ordering Page's Food. It is a gcnuine egg producer. Used regularly by succcssful poultrymen everywhere. Specinl inducements offcred to agents in every town and village. Write for our booklet of prices and testimonials. REMEMDER: Every Pound is Guarantccd. lt Costs but Little. Thc Frclght is Prepaid. Fot yoor name rm 1 postal card and msll lt to-day. CARROLL S. PAGE, Hyde Park, Vermont. DOMETIC Wnshiugtoii, Dec. 20. Mnil ndviees from Mnuihv stato tlmt tlio cnstoms dopnrtmont of tlio nrchlpolngo has nuoarthed n colossal B.VBtom of smng gliug tlint hns cost tlio govorumout thousnuds of dollars. Tlio roport was mndo by Colonol McCoy, dopnty col loctor of cnstoms, nud chargos ofllcors and men of tlio army traiifiport sorvico with carrying on n big coinmoroial buBiuoss for tlioir own profit. Smng gliug has beon going on, Col. McCoy ssorts, in tlio Zuba nrchipclngo aud a big coast wiso trado has beon cou ducted by cortain chartorod trausports. Washington, Dec. 27. An iuquiry rogarding tlio oxponditure, of 'tlio Isth mian canal coinniission is now afoot nt tho instigatiou of Mr. flopburn, ' who offored a resolution to that oirect in tlio Houso of Roprefieutntives. It is claimed that. moro than half of tlio conunission fund of 1, 000,000 1ms boou exhausted nlroady. It is roportod that the investigatiou will revoal tho drawing of ouornions salaries by the commissionors; and tho making of plnces for boiis of prominont niou, with salaries attached thoreto far bo yond any possiblcj valno of tho Bor vices rouderod. HHBUMATISM CUUED INABAV. "Mystio Cure" for Itheumntlsm anil Neuralgia radically cures in 1 to 3 daya. Its aetion npou the system li rernnrUablp and inysterlous. It remnvee ut owo the causo and thu dlsoase luimedlaN'iy dUap peare. Tlio tlrst dnse greatly benellts. i5 cents and S1.00. Sold by Ilarry A. Slade Dni-git, II) Stnto ntreet. STATUE OF KOSOIUSKO. Polish residents who havo been at work for eight years to securo tho orection in a publio park of a statue of tho Polish patriot, Kosciusko, aro about to realizo tlioir hopes. A work iug model of tho statue, a horoio equostriau flgure, will bo east in brouzo and orected in Humboldt Park. Aldormau Jolin F. Snnilski, who was ninoiig tho llrst to tako up tlio moinorial idoa eight years ago, says: "Tho modol was desiguod by Chud ziuski, a Polish sculptor, who for sonio timo has been in Warsaw. Ho brought tho modol to Ohicago nnd will superiutond tho work of castiug it in bronzo. " NOTICE. Tho annual meeting of tho stock holders of Wutprbnry Nntional Bank for tho olcction of Directors for tho yoar ensuing will bo liold at said bank in Waterbury, on Tnesday, Jauunry 13, 1003, at 10 o'elock a. m. W. B. Clark Cashior. Waterbury, Vt., Dec. 13, 1!)02. FOREIQN Vionua, Doo. 27 Princo Loopold Ferdinand, who wont away with his sistor, tho Orown Prinooss of Saxony, whon sho eloped with hor Fronch in struotor, has writton to a friond in Salsburg that nll four of tho lovors in tond to oniigrato to Amorica to cscapo pursuit, nnuoyauoo and publio curios ity. That is tho only couutry, tho Princo declarod, whoro it was roally posslble to start lifo afrcsh. Philadolphia, Dec. 27. Tho Philn dolphin aud Reading Itailroad Com pany roports twouty colliories nnd fonr washorios idlo today, aud ton collierios and four o washeries inu ning short hnnded bo.nnso of fniluro of lriners to re ort fr duty. Too nmch ChriBtmas choor iBOtho causo un olllcially assigned for thi s ndditioual complieatiou of tho coal striugency. In additiou, livo colliories aro idlo by roasou of high wator. ttila Blpniitura Is on ciery Iiot nf ie gonulns Laxative BromoQiiini:ie "t the ri'iedy that cures rt :olu t.i om ln MINER MURDERED. Pittstou, Pa., Dec. 27. Johu Wacks nou-uniou minor, was murdored, nnd his boheadod romains placed besido tho Lehigh Valloy railroad tracks whoro they woro found tliis moruing. Tho head was cleanly Bevored from tho body as if ohopped with a cleavor aud thore was no blood on tho rail road track. Wacks was opposod to tno niiuo striko aud it is thought that had considorablo to do with his doath, as his houso was dynanntod about two months ago. MASONIO ASSEMBLY. Barro, Dec. 27. Tho flfteoiith an nual Masonio assembly of Oporativo and Grnuito Lodges of tliis city was hcld at Miles hall last ovonng. About two huudred woro in ntteiidaueo and tho first partof tho ovoning was dovot ed to a bauqnet at which tho follow iug toasts wero proposed : Tho Grand Lodgo of Scotland; tho Grand Lodgo of V orniont, aud Barro's Graud Old Man in Masoury, Eli T. Rico. Lon tini's striugod orchsetra furnished musio for dnnciug which coutiuuod uutil four a. m. Tho Brooklyn Bridgo is carrying 30,000 passongors a day moro than at tliis timo last year. It is ovideut that tho flxed population of Kow York is growing fastor than tho transportation facilities. Great hopes havo boou basud on tho oponing of tho now sub way ; but it now lookB as tliough its great facilitios will bo ovortaxod bo foro mauy years. Utica Obsorver. iC--7;? Mif't W'E S1IALL 11E IXDEUTEl) to any ono who infoinis 113 wlion a dcfcot 111 niatunal or cuiistriietiiin is iound 111 - sohl by 11s. W'v clHim pcift'ction for j tlicso goods. All tlmt our long coiiuce tiun with tlio liiisinc'irt liiis tawght iih to do 111 ordfi' ti) attnin jierfi-cliim is doiui and tlieso tliingB of lealliiT, steul, iron, rublicr and otliur matcrial aiu tlio huight of good valuo. , A. C. DAY, 54 Maln SUeet, Barre, Al. W. Wlieelock's Raal Eslate Agency AND INTELIGENCE OFFICE At M'ii'Iim'IUt IJ'iiilc Hui'lrrv. Iiuvo bar gaui'iii lio-MM. Inli aud iiIIut viilualile iimHTl v. I'lni'i i wantcd fnr IIihI-oImhi' , oliTkf. inuli'. li iti'l rooif, ism for iioiiho work. lniiiiili'y wnrlc, clc, &irXtt itxpf-uxo for ri.'Klnlering "agents wanted To loprcRont tlio Connoc.lic'iitr5onora Lifo Iiisuianeo Co. Apply to H. , DHUUY, Gonoral Agont, U00111 3 Walton Dlock, Ktalo SStreet, Mon pelior, Vt NEWS IN BRIEF. It has bncomo kuown that Ferdi nand Pcck of Ohicago, and his nsso clates ttiuro.aro tho ohlof BtocklioldoiB in -tlio Northcastorn Siborlan com paiiy, which holds valuablo miuing, trading nnd dovolopmont conccssiouB for tho oporation of a largo Bcction of Sihurin bordoring 011 Bering sca and tlio Arctio occau. Tho company htiH cstnblished sovoral iniportnnt trading stations on tho Siboriau coast nnd has begun tho dovolopmont of miuing nnd flshories rofources. Tliomns Tobin, who butcliorcd Oaptaiu James B. Oraft of Glcn Cove, L. I. , in n Now York rcsort, has beon scntenccd to dio in tho olectrio chair durlng tlio wcek Ijcginniug Fobrnnry 0, uext. Whon Rov. Dr. Parlthnrst was uoti- flcd of Gcnoral' Groen's appointmeut ns polico cominissionor of Now York j ho sncored conteniptuonsly aud said : ' "Anothor military nppoiutmout, moro rcd tapo. Jloro Baluting, tho Banio old gang of touglis to adviso liim, 1 sanio corruption in tlio precincts of ofllcers that has beon growing for a geueration and reached its full Hor- ' esccuco uiulor Dovory sanio old fnil- ' uro in tho cud," Tliomna Sharkoy, who killed Bank er Nicliolas Fisli last Septcmber, has been scnteuced to- tcn years in Siug Siug prison. Bloudin, tlio couvicted wifo niurd- 1 VENEZUELA. WlllcniBtcnd, Onracao, Dec, 2-1. Tho Venozuolau junta lioro claims to liavo adViccs from Caracas that tho ruhels havo agnlu takon tho llold nnd that Prcsident Cnstro has Btartcd for La Victorin with govorumout troops to clieck tho ndvauco. Soven thons nnd robelB, it is statcd, began today tho march on Cnracas, tho armistico hnving eudcd. Gonernl Mntos, leador of tho rovolution, says CiiHtro'sdown fnll is cortain and that ho, as Castro's succcssor, will nottlo tho do luauds of tho powcrs. Tho rebols aro well Bupplied with food nnd nmmuiii tiou and aro gotting supplics throngh tho port of Coro, which tlio blockad ing forces left opcu. Coro is sur rounded ou tho laud sido by robols and it looks as if Matos had sccurcd tho aid of tho allies in his nttompt to ovcrthrow Cnstro. Washington, Dec. 27. Notes ro coived from Europcau govorumouts iutorcstcd in tho Vouezuolau contro vorsy and from Veueznoln, agrco to snbmit tho qncstiou at issuo to tho tribuual at Tlio Haguo. A noto is now boiug proparcd by Secrotary Ilay iu which tliis govornmeut aunounccs its hearty approval of such a courso. Thero appears to bo no qucstion that it is tho gencrnl undorstauding that tho Monroo Doctriuo shall not entor into qucstion of nrbitratiou. Washington, Dec. 27. Pcntling tho couclusiou of tho prolimiuary protocol tliis Govorumout decliues to mako ,. 1..,,, .,11 . ..;, 1,,. ,n;n, . ' . . . . , 1 publio nny of tho conditions precedeut for a now trial iu tho superior crinn- f . . 1 ual court and wns again romauded for I I VI. I &DYSPEPJIA CURE ' Under allcurableconditionsl Mr. D. Kauble of Mrs.W. W. Lay- I Nevada, O., was ler of HlUlard, I oured by Kodol A Pa., was cured I of stomaoh of Chronlo trouble which ifflfSi Dyspepsla by g , h;d.dicd mm ih. u.. 01 1 ! 1 JE&'mr: I seutonco. Counsol for tho dctendant ( aud tho govoriimont auuouncod that they had practically ngreod upon n substituto bill of ncceptauco to go beforo Snpremo Court. j Bofore closiug t(io Glovor Bay Bta tion for tho ChriBtmas holidays Marconi ont messnges to prominont Italiaus in tlioir nativo languago, and they woro takon at tho Cornwall station by opor ators who had 110 knowlodgo of tho Itnliau languago. Christmas greotings woro sont by Maccoui to his co-diroc- tors in Loudou. j By tv gnsolouo oxplosion Wetlnesday , aftoruoou in a club houso at Ilot Springs. Ark., two porsons worofatal ly, four Boriously, and moro than a scoro of othorH moro or less soveroly iujured. David W. Grover of Dartmouth, Mass., nnd his dnughtor, Bossio aged fonrtoou, woro killed, aud anothor daughtor, Clara, agod oighteen, sori ously iujured iu a collision of a paB Beugor traiii aud a buggy in which thoy woro ridiug uear North Dart mouth Woduesday ovfning. Tho eldor dnughtor lost both limbs. Four persous woro burnod to doath Thnrsday in tho houso of JuliuH King of Piorcoflold, a prominont pulp and paper manufacturiug town iu tho Adirondncks. A dispatch from Romo says that Bishop Couaty, a rector of tho Oatho lic University at Washington, nppoars to havo tho best chauco of appoint meut to tho bishopric of Los Angolos, Cal. Forest Gnle, a thirteou-year-old boy attached to tho Salvatiou Army, was fatally bnrucd Christmns uight whilo playing Sauta Olaus to .300 poor cliildrou'at Ilamiltou, Ohio. Nato Salsbury, coutrolling partnor in tho Buffnlo Bill Wild West show, died Wednesday at his liomo in Loug Brnuch, at tho ago of ilfty-sovou years. BulTalo Bill is with tho Bhow in Loudou. Tho sheep barns of tho Union Stock Yards company at South Omaha, burued, Thursdny, togotlior with C00 sheop, eutailiug n loss of 30,000. Tho cityShallSatS Marlboro, IrSMass., was burued Thursday moruing, tho totnl loss boing about 300,000. Tho city's pnblic library, with tweuty flvo tliouFnnd volnmes, located 011 tlio first lloor of tho building wns burned, nlso tho armory of Co. F, 0th regt. Tho city records woro savod. VERMONT IIAY SHUT OUT. to arbitration which havo beeu im- posed by tho Europenn nllics. Mauy communicntious aro passing botweeu Secrotary Hay aud the diplo matio roprebentatives of tho United Stntes at Loudon, Berlin, Romo aud Caracas. Tho fonnal nssent of tho threo European Powors to tho refor enco of tho questions nt issuo to tho Permanont Conrt of Acbitrntiou hns not beeu received, but ir is oxpected withiu a vory short timo. Presideut Cnstro, in respouso fo nn iuquiry from Secretnry Hay, transmitted throngh Miuistor Bowen, has agreed in ndvanco to tho proposed arbitra tion by Tho Haguo tribnnal. Berlin, Dec. 27. Tho Gerraan press oxpresses goucrnl satisfaction nt tho prospcct of arbitration of tho Venezuola nffair aud is curious to seo how Tho Hnguo tribuual will avoid any cousidoration of tho Monroo doc triuo. Loudou, Dec. 27. Englnnd formnl ly nccoptcd tliis aftoruoou Prcsident Roosovolt's proposal to rofer tho Von- ozuelan affair to Tho Haguo for arbitration. Washintgon, Dec. 27. Atthe Stnto department it is positively deuied tlint tliis couutry is partioipating in tho formulating a prolimiury protocol pro vidiug for arbitration botweon pow ors nnd Venezuola. It is said that tho Presideut in decliuing to nct as arbitrator docliuod in spirit ns well as iu lcttor, and to assist in arrang ing preliminaries would bo inconsist ent. Whethor tlio blockndo will con tinno during tho negotintions is yet to bo lcnrned lioro and ovidontly to bo detormincd by tho allies. A Costly Mistake. Bluudors aro sometimo vory oxpou sivo. Occasionally lifo itsolf is tho pricoof 11 mistako, but you'll uover bo wroug if you tako Dr. Kiug's Now Lifo Pills for Dyspopsia, Dizziness, Headacho, Liver or Bowol troubles. Thoy aro goutle yot thorough. 25c, at O. Blakoly's Drng Storo. OHILD ATE STRYCHNINE LETS. TAB- Albany, Now York, Doc. 21. Now York Stato has ontored a protest npou tho rnising of tho qunrautino in Con necticut, aud maiutaius 11 Btriot; guard 011 tho Connecticut lino. Hay is in oluded in tho restrieted nrticies of im Kirtatiou iu tho Stato, a decision 011 that poiut relating to hay from Vor- I niimt. In respouso to 11 tolegrani from Gov. Odoll Secrotary Wilson hns ropliod j that thero is 110 disoaso in Conneoti i cut "Fodernl quarautiuo romains in I Vermont, MassaohusottB and Rhodo Island, and tho Stato of Connecticut has rigirt qnarantine agaiUFt Mnt-'Fa- 1 chiuotts nnd Rhodo Island. Tho work 1 of killing ufl'octod herdo is woll ad- I var.ced." Rntlaud, Dec. 24. Tho littlo daughtor of Mr. and Mrs. Preston of North Clarendon, died on Monday of Btrychniuo poiFoning. Whilo tho fnmily woro proparing to niovo tho cliild secured a bottlo of Btrychniuo' tabletB. Thinking tho tnblots woro caudy, tho littlo girl, scarcoly threo years of nge, attenipted to ent tho coutents of tho bottlo. Whon dis covored by her paronts tho bottlo was nearly empty. Tho frnutio fntlior and motlior npplied all tho kuown fnmily reinedies but to 110 avail. A doctor was seut for but tlio child was dead beforo ho nrrived. PRIESTS TRANSFERRED. Burliugtou, Dec. Rt. nn- $ I OO Rownrd, $100. Tho readors of tliis papor will bo pleased to learn that thoro is nt least 1 j t 3ov1o from Ellgt r)orgot. to Briiml. 011; tho Rov. J. A. Lynch from St 27. Tho Rov. J. S. Miohnud has just nonnced tho following chnngos in tho diocoso of Yorniont : Tho Rov. W. E. Ploniondon from Brundon to St. An thony's chiirch, Burlington; tho Rov. 0110 dreaded diseaso tlmt scionco has beon ablo to curo iu all its stages aud that is Catarrh. Hall's Catarrh Curo is tho only postivo curo now kiwwn to 1 tno medical iratonntj (Jatarrli boing a eonstitutionnl diseaso, requires n ronstitutional treatmont. Hall's Ca tarrh Curo is tnken intornallv, acting diroctly uiion tho blood nnd mucous snrfat'es of tho systoni, thnreby des troving tho foundatinu of tho dipoaBO, and givlng tho pationt strength by building up tliocoiiBtitntionand assist ing uaturo in doing its work. Tho proprletors havo bo iinu'h fnith in its cnrntlvo iowors, that thoy oll'or 0110 Huudred Dollars for any caso that it fails to curo. Sond for 11st of tosti. iuoninls. '"''' Address. F. J. OHENEY CO., To'. ledo, O. Sold bv DrungistH, 7Bc. Hall's Family Pills aro tho bost. Aloysius cliurch, St. Johusbury, to East Dorset and Rov. ThomaH Loonard recontly ordained to tho prioBthood nt Montroal, to St. Aloysius cliurch. Thcso chaugoB will go into oll'cct Jnn uary 14. RANKE KNOOKIJD OUT. Dec. 27. last uight, Rauko, tlio Bo.eman, Moutana, Robort FitzHiiunious, kuockud out "Miko" heavy woight flghtor of Eastorn Mon tnun, in ilfteen Fcconds aftor tlio gong fcounded for tho second iound. Rauko woighed 1U0 pounds and wont dowu boforo a heavy jab, AB0LTVERM0NT. M. E. Wheelor, tho Rutland cdunty mombor of "Tho Comniittoo of Fif tecn, " who was in tliis city Tnesday, is tho gentleninn who nppcared beforo tho committco on FiHhorifs nnd Gamo during tho recont scssiou of tho Leg- isluturo nnd olfored to doposit 1,000 to cover damago dono to crops by deor, if tho bill extending tho opou scasou for thcso aninials was killed. That ho was in carnest about tho offor is proven by tho fact that ho has do posited tlio fium mcutioned with Gou. W. Y. W. Riploy of Rutland, for tho purposo statcd. Mr, Wheolor is an ardeut ndvocato of llsh and gamo pro- tcction, aud as tho chicf argumout iu fnvor of a longor opou Benson for dcer wns that crops woro tlamaged by thom, ho offored to pay such damagcs por sonally rathor thau havo' tho bill pass. Thoro is an opidemio of diphthorin iu tho villago of East Barnard aud in conseqnonco bcIiooIb nnd churchos aro cloBod. Thoro aro olovon cases at pros out and two havo died. Dr. Hnbbard, who nttoudod most of tho pationts, hns contractcd tho disenBe. Mayor Hawloy has callod a publio meoting of tho votors of Burliugtou for Jauunry 5, to considor tho propo sition of Dr. W. S. Webb, with refoi onco to tho removal of tho Rutland railroad hoadquartors aud olllces to Burliugtou, and uonding tho city iu tho suui of 50,000 for tho samo. Tho proposition Booms fnvorablo to a ina jority of tho citizens. Tho first six gnmes of tho twouty gnmes in tho checker inatcli for tlio champiouship of tho Stnto, which is boing plnyed nt tho Y. M. O. A. iu Rutland botweeu Georgo C. Auder son of tho Barro Checker club aud N. A. Bailoy of Rutland, wltom tho former defeated iu n champiouship match at Barro last October, has ro sultcd in two gnmes for tho Grnuito City man, ono for Bailoy aud threo drawn. S. L. Cooloy aged 55, of Mouktou, foll throuh a pitchiug holo a distauco of twolvo fect Thnralay aud broko his back. Although ho may livo for somo timo ultimntoly hisiujuries will provo fntal. After n legal soparation of about threo months dnrntiou Johu F. Mc Guirk n grocer,of Rutland, nud Mnrin A. McGuirk woro united iu mairiago for tho second timo Woduesday ovou iug. Iu Soptember tho womau secured a divorco from McGuirk ou tho grouud of intolornblo sovority aud provious to that timo ho had beon on joiued to keop awny from hor. Tho couplo novor agreed and tlioir troubles aro well kuowu iu tho local courts. Tho annual meoting of tho Ver mont Stnto Agricultural society will bo hold at Rutland January 8. At that timo it will be decided if tho Stato fair is'to bo hold with Rutlaud couuty fair tho Bamo as last yoar. A south-bouud freight trainjbroko npart uear South Royalton, Wednesday moruing, aud cnnio togotlior whon tho forward part stopped at a wator tauk at that statiou. Eloven cars woro iu tho wreck and two woro badly do molishcd. Tho annual meeting of tho wosteru Vormont Mnsonio Assoointion will bo hold iu Vergennes, January 14. 3 Tho old stono storo nt Keetor's Bay, South Horo, kept by Keetor Bros. was destroyed by firo Woduesday moruing. Tho loss wns about 0,000, iusurauco 2,000. Tho causo of tho firo is at tribnted to burglars. ItKeens the Feet Warm arw Dry. Ask today for Allon's Foot-Easo, powder. It Oures Chilblaius, Swollou Swoatiug, Sore, Aohing, Damp feet At nll drnggists nnd shoe Ftores, 25e. ADMIRAL DEWEY HONORED. Thc healthy womnn uced not fenr the chnnce which comcs as tlie beginning of life'a nutmiin. It Is the womau who is worn out, run dowu and a sufferer from womanly diseases who n n t u r a 1 1 y drcads the chnnge oflifc. Thlsisthe criticnl period of woman's life, and the prevalence of womanly dlseases niakes it the duty of every wonian who would avoid unnccessary suffer intr to take esnecinl carc of hersclf at tliis time. The ills which vex so many women at the chatigc of life are cntirely avoided or cured by the iisc of Dr. Pierce's Pa vorite Prescription. It niakes weak women strong, and cnables the weakest to pass throngh this trying change with the tranquility of perfect health. "I hve been n vcry licalthy womau, and lliis timc has been vcry liaril with me," wrltes Mrs. Magglc Morris. or Mnuson Ststion. Clearfield Co Pa., nox 16. " I nm come to the time of change of life, niul I have been ick a Rrcnt ilest off aud 011. Wlien Mrs. Hcmmis raoved lieslde me I was slck in bed, nnd when f he canie to see me and wc werc talkinf? over onr sickneM, Mrs. llemmis told me to try Dr. rlerce's Favorlte rrescriptlon and 'Golden Medical Dlicovery,' also Pellets.' I ROt her to brinir me a bottle of each from the drug store and I used thetn. Tlicy did me a great deal of good, and I (rot two more bottles of I'avorite I'rescription.' I never saw such n womlerful cure. Before I com menccd your remedles I was good for nothine; was in such inlsery I hardly knew what to do with myself. now I can do all my work ruyself and feel well." Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets are ey and pleasant to take. ;WeekIy Market Report Boston Produco Morkot. FI.OUU. C0111111011 extri j 40 " a 60 C'liolcu extriiS aml scconds , 7 M " 3 00 Mlnnciotaclcaraiul ttralglit 3 20 "8 10 Mlchliran, clear aml stralaht 3 10 " 8 80 Newiork clear aii.1 (tralght 8(0 S 80 Olilo and St. Louls clenr 1 60 "3 70 Ohlo ml HU T.oula stralfcht....... 2 70 "lli llhlo and 8t. Loiils pateiit , S 8S " 4 00 Vi lsconsln and Mlnn. palent 4 00 " I 3 C'OItN MEAL. Oramilatctl, barrcl s 05 to 8 34 Comiiioii, harro' .... j g,i j gj Dag iiichI i 80 "III MII.I, FEEO. MldillliiKt, sackvd, per tou 19 m to 33 00 llran.sackutl, wlnter so !i& llran, nacki-d, sprlnK 19 2S 19 uo Coltonsr'etl mcal 37 6g KUUS Kastcrn, cliolce frvsli , Kastcrn, fair to kooiI, doi Vt. and N. II., cliolce freili.doz.. COKN. Stcaiuer ycllow.buali Bteamer No. 8 Good, no jrrarie FOR PHILIPPINE SERVIOE. Tho Govornmeut is having gorious difliculty in securing tho right. sort of meu for positions in tho Philippiuo sorvico nud oxamiuntious hold iiorcto foro havo not furnished tho required number to flll tno wnut. Anothor effort is to bo mndo uoxt month to flnd suitnblo men by menns of a geu ornl civil sorvico esnminntiou hold nt tho usunl places throughout tho couu try. Montpelier is on this list nud thoro will bo nu opportunity for youug meu with iuclinntious toward lifo iu our Eastorn possessions, to get iu lino for positions as bookkeopers, flnnncial clorks, chomists, electrical and civil ougiueers, ngriculturists, etc , at salaries ranging from 1200 to 1400 a year. Tho examiuatious will bo hold January 29 aud 30 nt tho Gov orumeut buildiug, whero furthor iu formatiou cnu bo secured. 28 to sa " j4 2a m 62 7 M 66 64 I'OTATOES. Arootook Ilcbrons New Ilampshlrc Ilebrons vermont Ilebrons , 7 ca 68 to 74 " 70 OATS. No. l.cllppcd wluto No. l.cllpped white,. No 3 white I. Itclectcil white A luzy livor niakes a lazy man. Burdock Blood Bittors is tho nntnral,' uov,or failiug reinedy for a lnzy livor. WEBB ENTERTAINS. Sholburlnu, Dec. 27, Dr. and Mrs. Wobb, outortniued hcads of dopart montB nud priucipal employeos to tho uumbcr of 125, nt n Christmns celobra tiou at Sholburuo Fnrms ThurBtlay ov oning. A Now York mngiciau outortaiu ed thocompauy for nu hour, Ihen camo tho Christnias treo nud rofreshmouts. Tho chiof gift s'ns a Bilvor loving cup to Georgo Barro, managor of tho Webb privato car, from tho four Webb chil dren. A Christmns houso party, com posed of Boston nud Now York frieuds, joiued iu tho festivitios. It's tho little colds that grow iuto big colds; tho big colds that oud in coufiumption nnd denth. Wntch tho littlo colds. Dr. Wood's Norway Piuo Syrup. , rSS STRETOHED HIS NEOK SnnlJuan, PortoRico, Doc. 20. Ad niiral Dowoy nrrived lioro on boardtho Muyflowor ou Woduesday moruing. Thousauds of pooplo thronged tho wharf of tho city and publio and pri vato buildings woro decornted with flags aud forts firedn salute. ThoAd niirul was escorted to thopalaco byar tillory, infantry and nionnted polico, whoro n reception was hold. OUT OF JAIL Middlobury, Deo. 2(i. On Wednes day Dr. D. A. Bisbeo paid tho olaims of his nttaching oreditors in full nnd tho attachmonts woio roleasod Ou TliurBday F. L. Flsh, Etq., becamo bail in tho suni of 1,200 beforo Judgo Collius, and Dr. Bsisbeo waf roleaFed, Ho is found to bo porfoctly Bolvont, nud will cuntiuno business at BriBtol. OLD INDIAN OHIEF DEAD. Okmulgeo, I. T., Doo. 27. Formor Chiof Isparahachor of tho Creok In diaiiH, died Buddonl.v lioro on Tuosday night at tho ano of ninoty yenrs. Ho had beon proniinoiit in Creek atTairs for tlueescoio yoars nnd hatl beon con nected with ovory .tronty of iniport nnco betweon tho United Stntes gov orumout nud Indiaus during that timo. Rccently ho was choseu to iop resent tho tribo iu Washington on jiuitte'rs of importauco concorned with tho Creek nntion. Makos Sovonty-ono Yoars That DOWN'S ELIXIR Has beon mndo and t-old, During this timo it hns cured moro rohta, coughs, and nll kinds of puhnouary ailmouts than any othor mediciuo now mndo nnywhoro iu tho gront wido round world. Evou coiiBuinption has many timos beon cured by it. If not nlready ln your modicino ou)boanl niako a New Yoar'H rosolutiou to got lt today Sold Ohicago, Dec. 27. In nn nttompt to roliovo tho pressuro ou tlie bruin and restoro n dying miiu to consoiousness, in order to securo nn anto-mortom fitatement, physieians last uight btrotched tho ncok of Willinm F. Hnck ett, whoso throat had beou Blashod by his stepson iu a qunrrol nt thoirhomo, says a spooial to tho Tribuno from Detroit, Mich. Tho lnst oiVort failed. Haokott died. Tho most Btrenu ous ollorts woro mndo to rally tho dy lug man for a flnnl iutorvnl of cou sciousnesH, whoroiu ho niight mako a Btntemeut. Tho phyBieiniiB adjusted a stroichiug npparatus to his head, drawing it uwny from tho should 2s. This wne dono to roliovo tho pressuro of tho blood clot on tho spin nl cord nud lot, tho bruin rovivo tom porarily. Tho woights woro pnt ou and for honrs tho doctors watchod for sonio indcatiou that rcason was returniug. At times n flickor of life Beomed to como to tho fnce, but it faded again beforo anvthinc had beon Bpokou. Turn by turn tho dootors watchod un til thoro was no longor nny hopo that tho pationt could bo rovived. HAY ANI) 8TUAW. Ilay, N. Y. aud C'n., cbolco to fancy. llay, N. Y. aiul C'anada, ralr to gcod. Ilay.eastern.chnlcc Hay, cattcrn. ordlnary to fair Ilay, castern, coiuuion Straw IIUTTEII. Vt. andN. II., amortcd sljcs NorthernN. Y., Hisorted alzes.... Northern N. Y., lariie tub Western.asst., epruce tubs Ari Weatern, large asli tubs Cnamcry, northern llrsts 4'reamery. eastern, best marks Creaniery, eastern, fair to good Creamcry, wcsteni llrsts, Creaniery, seconds Halry, Vt., extra ,. Ilalry, N. Y extra ? Ualry, N. Y. and Vt. flrats' IMtOVISlONS. Pork- IlackH.bbl Sliortcntclear , Clear Lean ends Laid City rcnilered, pnre, 1b Westi'ni coiniHiuiul Pure kettle, rendered Smoked Hams lloston, sniall.th iioBion.meuiuni Uoston, large rilESII MEAT3. to 40 " 40)2 17 00 lo 17 50 ia oo n no 12 00 " 18 0D 10 00 " 12 00 10 00 " 11 00 8 M " 15 00 28 to 274 JS 28 " 28 " 25 " 2 " 27 26 27 23 " VS 2fl " 27 2J " 24 25 M 24 " -22 20 74 to 21 14 20 73 " 21 21 24 " 20 74 " 21 2 Wi -12 " 13 12V 12 13 Ileef, cliolce, lli lleef, llght cliolce, lb Ileef, heavy good, lb , Ileel, good, lli , Ileef, hlndqnarters, cliolce Ileef, hlndfiuarters, comnion togood., Ileer. foreiuarlers, cliolce IH'ef, Inreqnarters, comnion to good.. Mutton, cxtra ,. .Mutton, counuon togood ijNiiius. cii, easi. lo.. 8 Jito 9 8 8K 61 :: j ii " l.anihs, comnion to good, lb Veals, cliolce eastern, lb Veals, lalr to good Veals, coniuion , Ilogs, couutry dressed, lb 8 I 4 9 7 10 9 7 8 T J 6 V 11 10 8 8K Boston Lumbor Market. L.ONO LUMIIEIt. Hemlock boarcls, rougl 13 00 to Ilemlockboanis, planed 14 00 14 40 Hemlock boards, No. 2 11 w " 11 09 Spruce lioards, Ist, clear floor 19 00 " 19 M Spruce lioards, 2ds, clear floor 16 00 ' 17 0 Spruce boards. coarse, 14 00 " Spruce, nor. do, cars 16 40 " 17 00 Spruce, matched 18 00 19 M Uox boards, 1 ln. Ilangor 12 00 " 13 0 liox boards, ord o 60 10 4t UoxboArils, 7-8do... 9 10 9 99 liox boards, 8-4 do 8 40 M 8 7t lloxboanls, 11-10. ,do 8 O0 ' 8 2 Uox boards, 4-8 do 7 00 " 8 09 SHOKT LUMBEIt. Shlugles, Eastern sawed, ccdar ex 3 45 to 130 Bhlngles, do clear 2 84 " 8 C0 Slilngles, do 2ds 2 35 " 2 4 Shlngles, do ex. No, 1 2 23 " Slilngles, do No. I 1 60 " 1 7 Clapboards, do 4 n. ex 40 00 " 42 00 Clapboards, do clear , 88 00 " 40 00 Clapboanls,2ds, clear 86 (0 " 38 00 Clapboards, extra No. 1 29 00 " 30 00 Clapboards. No. 1 , " I.atli, spruce, 3 24 " I.ath, spruce, 8 43 Boston Wool Market. MICII1GAN. X aud above No. 1 No. 2 Flne unwashed Unniertiantable No. I, coniblng, H and K blood... No. 2 coiublug, H blnoil Delalne 28 81 30 22 24 23 22 KENTUCKY AND 1NDIANA. Couiblug, f blood 23 ' Comblng, Si blood 22 Coiublug, brald 20 Clothlng, )', blood Clothlng, PULLEO AND SCOUItED. to 32 " 32 " JI ' 23 " 24 " 24 " 33 " 35 to 34 " 31 A flne A super.... U super O Biiner Comblng, flne Cumblng, coumion 49 44 0 31 45 40 30 46 41 37 4 41 Vermont Markets. PltODUCE. Montpelier llutter, fri'sh iu 3 lb. lioxoe, lb..., lliitter. Iti sli new, Iu tubs, lb.,, . Clieese, dalry, lb , Egg, d(it.,treb I'otittoes, biish,, A)lcs, ouah, Hngs, llve, lb llngs. ilrt'SfcHl, lb....,,,, I.unilis, per lb Veals, Ilte. lli , Chickens, lb 1 rowls, lb ' llarre llutter, dalry 1 Kggs, doz I Pnt.'itiics, iitsh I llogs, dressed, lb Veals, lle, lb Sprlnglaiulis, lb Knwls. lli , , Bpriug chickens, lli 31 to 13 20 " 23 II " 18 " 28 60 " 64 74 - 4 3! 7 " 75 4-3 I " 14 " 15 10 13 30 " 21 21 - 60 " 7 " 7K 4 " 3 5 9 " 10 15 Look Out for Fovor. BiliouMioss nnd livor disorderB at this Beasn may boprovented by oloau. sing tho BjBtem with PtWit's Little Enrly Rlsors. Theso famoiis little plllB do not gripo. Thoy movo the bowols goutly but copiously, aud by roasous of tho tonio proportios, glvo tono nud strongth to tlio glands.Rlvorp Ilrns. . I IIETAII, DEAI.EIIS PRICES. 1 Flour, Sprlug Wheat. barrel Hour, Wlnler Wheat, barrel I Hour, Fainlly Itoller. barrel I rtetl. cwt Meal. cwu I .Mld.lllngs. cwt Ont,hllll ,,,, Corn, liunli,,., Itraii, cwt ni'ltlis. hnsllel 4 75 to 3 00 4 73 " 4 03 4 50 " 4 75 147l" 140 A MARYLAND COAL COMPANY. Cuinborland Md., Doo. 20. Abnor MoKinloy, brotltor of tho Into Prcsi dent is nt tho head of u conipany just formed for tho purtihiiFO of 10,000 aeros of coal laud ni'ar Stoyestown, SoniorBet county, Poiiimylvnnla, just ovor tho Mnrylnnd lino nnd undorlnid with n eontinuation of tho Maryland big voin seani. EngineorB havo gono ovor tho tract and "proparations havo bccn begun for nctivotlovolopmonts iu tho sprlug. 1 37S 1 13 " 51 " 74 " 1 10 " 3 00 " 1 4) 1 SO 47 M 1 13 3 29 Wo iromptly obtaln V. 8 nnd Forelgn rtioiiU model, sketch or 1 1 oiocliuvmtlon for rircorcport on pniemnuiuty. lorireo bOOK.t HowtoSocuroTnAnC BIADtO wme( I IIM1.'I.-Illrtlllu ; Pttienn nud int Offlcei WASHINGTON D. C. LHU I LO Reoommend al tho BtST in. nsya'n SurCronn Jliand PENNYROYAL PILLS. Uh(J luretr I'y leiitlntctpecUi!i. IlundrediofUi tuonUltt, Atrttl will couviitra yu ofthclrtntriiiilotiua mraw oftt(iprelon. 8ntl irn rpnti tor umpl m MEDICINS CD. Box 1930. RQSTON, MASS.'