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THE BURLINGTON FREE PRESS : THURSDAY DECEMBER 7, 190.n
13 E Daily Average of 'Bank Exchanges for November Exceeds All Records. CHRISTMAS TRADE OPENS Promise lo Ksrceil Former Ycnrn Value of I'nnn I'rmliieiK Vn Ill-enter i'linn IXImntoil llnimfno turliiK mill HnllroniU Mnkt .intlsfiiclory Itctimt. ' Nw York, Dee. 1. U. O. Dun R- Co.'s weekly review of trade to-morrow will say Muslncss conditions eritnliily warranted u day of Kriilltude tills yeul more tlmn vcr boi'oic. All lilen of the volilMH! of tMilo In Noveinlicr Is shown by a dally nv 1 1 iftrof h.mk exchanges that exceeded last jiar's I'mures by 4.11 per cent willed In fun surpassed all previous monthly rcc otds. Yet unseasonably mild weather In November has postponed letall business in winter good.''. t'liristinas tiude opens with a volume tint promises to eclipse all e.nller rec ords. ( rop supply the foundation of this coun try's commercial prosperity and the Value ol all farm products, according to the an nua! report of the department of iii?rloul title, was oven ki enter tli.m estimated. MaiiiilHctuniiK plants make most satisfac tory leturns despite the IiIkIi level of prices for law materials and inadequate tiansportatlon facilities. Hallway earn Jims thus far available for November were I., i per cent, larger than a year ni;n, and foielRn commerce at this port for the last week show pains of $t,2sn,W."i in cxpoils anil $2,7ri,!)7 In inipoits as compared with last year's llsuios. Commercial falliues this week in the 1 oiiid States are lull, imalnst 22S Inst week iia the ptccrdliiK week and " I." tho cor MsponditiK week list year, 1'nillircs in cmada number S- against SI last week, 4. 'lie preceding wi ek and 2ti last year. COLD WAVE A STIMULUS. Illihrv ltctall Trade Mom! Active IlulliltiiK In History. New York, Dec. 1 Brndstrcct's to-morrow will ra;-: While mild wialhcr retarded retail trade early in t lie week, except In hult d.iv supplies, the widespread cold v. aye later ofiered a. needed corrective and Mm ilus lo the only lines hitherto back ward Tli" building trade have had the most active year in their history. Some thing lik.' seasonable quiet is reported In many lines of wholesale tiade, but job bers and manufacturtrs are still very bus-ly "I'gaged on holiday goods, some lines of which are already reported over s' Id Indicating a record year's business. .Ml reports as to spring trade are satis factory but hithcilo mild weather and ear congestion are responsible for reports rf rather backward trade and ot slow col lections in the Northeast. Taken ns a PIANO. One McKannon Bros & Co. Upright Piano; but slightly used; is easily worth $250.00. For this Sale, only $185.00 PIANO. Haines & Co. Upright; oak case; slightly used. For this sale, only $176.00. PIANO " Schubert Piano; with Mandolin attachment; ma hogany case. For this sale, only $200.00 PIANO. " McKannon Bros. & Co. beautiful Upright Grand Piano ; new. For this sale, only $235.00 BUSINESS m IS a renovator of soil and as a food for stock, the cow pea is unsurpassed. " To get the larg est possible yield of cow peas from any given soil, a plentiful applica tion of Potash is necessary. The best methods leading to certain success are fully explained in the 65-page illustrated book, which we send free to farmers who write for it. It tells of the remarkable results attained with cow peas nourished upon Potash. Addreso, GERMAN KALI WORKS, 93 Nassau St., New York. whole the reports as lo the various In dustries are still highly f.ivornhlo. Iron r.nd steel leading with unprecedented de mand and consumption for this season, the highest prices of the year freelv paid mill premium cnrctlv offered lor prompt ill liveries of llnlslied products. A signillcant feature of the general trade sitnitmn is the fact that demand for such luxuries as Jewell y a.id pianos Is nctlw. Jewelry salesmen send In good orders, and In tho Kast Jobbers are te (clvlng duplicate oiders, while manufac turers are working over time. Business failures for tho week number I1. against 2!i lat week, 1SI in the llko week" of IWI. In 1W3. 1S5 In 10ft2 and :z; in int. THE WHITES GET BAIL Their Hearing l)elned Tun Months lu Order to t.et Itrport from Male t.nbrntnry. St. Allans, Nov. 30. 'Wallace W. White, his son, Almoti White, and d.. muter, .ll.-s Kva White of Richford, eiiargid Willi manslaughter in causing the d'.uhs of Mrs. Mary l.egrondiur of Si. Armand, I'. .. Marshall S. Miss and Nelson 1'. Houston of It'chfi rd, are now .-,11 out on l.i.ll and the hearing In their cases, set for next Thursday, will be. put t.r at least two months. The .State I ilioratory of hygiene at Hurllngton has notified Slate's- Attorney Warren It. Austin that a proper analysis of the matter sent them cannct bu made prcbably for two months. In view of this new development, It will probably lo recess try to continue the cases for that length of time. Miss Kva White, who Is la id along with her father for the death of Marshall IMiss and whose case has aroused some sympathy, was yesterday r leased from custody, ball In the sum of $,M) having been furnished by Mrs. Ttalph Carpenter. Wallace W. White, the principal in the ease, was released about thrc.1 o'clock this afternoon. A syndicate composed of about 1." of tho prominent citizens of tin: town of nichford have entered into a contract with Mr. White, whereby they are indemnified for becoming ball nnd ball has been entered, with Mr. White as principal and these men as sureties furnishing tho necessary recognizance. J. H. M'KANNON Pianos Oar Reputation For Selling FirsKlass PIANOS And representing every thing in our store just as it is has built up for us the largest Music Trade in this State Our warrant on a Piano means something. If a Piano goes wronnr from any cause we take it out at once and replace it with a new one, and no argument about it either. We warrant all Pianos we sell for ten years, and if you are not satisfied any time within one year from date of purchase we ex chance with you free of expense. We do as we advertise. VERMONT'S DELEGATION. Nrtinlnrn Proctor nml nilllnglmni nml CnnitrciiMnian llnnkln Ilnv Se lected iunrtra. Washington, Nov. W. All of the mem bers of tho Vermont delegation In Con Ciess have now arrived r.nd are fc.r the me.st pirt settled for the winter. Choos Ing a pln.ee to live during a session of Congress In Washington is always a seri ous matter and especially so with a long sess Ion in contemplation, but with lb" exception ot Representative roster, who Is awaiting Mrs. Foster's riturn to Wash ington from Vermont bolero making a final decision, all are placed. Senator ltedfleld Troctor, who for sonic years has occupied Ills own house at the corner of ICth and 1. streets Is to (.rencl the coming winter nt the Arlington Hotel, where h? has handsome apnttmcnta. Sen ator Proctor's house will be occupied by Senator Spoof, r of Wisconsin. S. nator Proctor's new white marble flat house on K street, the Cliamplaln, Is n it yel ready for occupancy and prohahlv will not be before next spring or he might find congenial eiu.irlers therein. Senator Dillingham will again have his rooms at the Cochran Hote-1. when' he ha- spun several winters. Rcpresenlathr. and Mis, Klttredge Hnsklns, who liven at a hole) last winter, have this year taken a hand some flnt in the Connecticut, one of the newer ai d most handsome of the ninny flu liousiM lr Wnshlngte,n. Mr. aid Mis. Hasklns have tried housekeeping ami brardlng and a winter In n fashlomble apartment house, equipped with a cafe, will add stll! more to their opcrl'iice. AC.RiC'ri.TURAI,. I.et old Kentucky rnlM- Its corn, And Boston pork and beans! W e're satlsped Just r.ow down here With raising iuuruntlncs! New Orleans Times-Democrat. I'lrst nnd Foremost In tho field of medicine Is Hood's Sar saparilla. It possesses actual and un equaled merit by which it cures all diseases caused or promoted by Im pure or impoverished blood. If you hf.vc rheumatism, dyspepsia, scrofula or catarrh you may take Hood's Sarsa parilla and be cured. If you are run down and feel weuk and tired, you may be sure It will do you good. The favorite family cathartic Is Ile.od's Pills. M'KANNON IS The Largest Music House In the State I Investigating Committee Will Re. commend Radical Changes at Windsor. TO VISIT OUTSIDE STATE Will Study Prnnl Institution In yff llnmpntilre nml MnftnrliHpt VIII Benin nn InieMtKnllnn o( the limine of Corrrelloa I.nlc In IJrccniher. riellows Kails, Nov. 2fl. The special legislative. Investigating committee, who have been holding sessions here for several weeks problncr the Windsor 'scandal, arc now here engaged hi mak ing up their report which will bo stib lilitted to Governor Hell for action. Col, Hllghatn of the committee stated that It Is probable that two weeks will elapse before the repoit Is ready. Durlnt; that time the metnbeis will visit again the prison at Windsor nnd It Is expected that some radical changes will be recommended. Ilefoi-e leport ing tho committee will visit the penal Institutions of New Hampshire anil Massachusetts. Tlie House of Correction at Rutland will next be taken tip hut owing to the engagements of some of the member. It will be well aloii' in December be fore the Investigation if started there. W. W, MILES MADE JUDGE Orleans Ciuinly Man Chosen 1 (inv. C. J. Hell Three Other .liulgrn danied. St. Jobnsbiiry, Nov. :9.--(Jov. c. .1. Uell has apiiolnted Willatd W. Mile.- of Barton judge of the supreme colli t to succeed Henry It. Start ol IS.ikerslleld, deceased. The death of Judge Start had the effecL of advancing Judges Watson. Ilaselton and Powers in seniority. The court, as constituted at the piesent time, consists of Chief Judge John W. Howell of Rip. doli'h, and Associate Judges James M. Tjler of liiattli boio. Lowland Miin-on of Mniichi .-ter, John II Walsoa of Mnnt pi Her, Seneca Hn-elioii of Hurllngton, Ceorge M. Powe rs of Morrls die and Wil lard W. Miles of nation. Wlllard W. Miles v.'S born in the town of Albany, Orleans county, February 'I, 1t". Ills aiicesltus ciine from Knglaml to Massachusetts beiween P'.IO and 1"0. His great grandfather on the maternal side, Samuel Cl.nk, was one of tho early settlers of St. Johiislniry and lit.- grand father on the palctnal side, William Miles, was one of tie- early settlers of I.Midon and both were Revolutionary sol diers. As far as known all his ances BROS. & MAKING UP REPOR Christmas Sale tors were fnrmerf. Ho fitted for college) nt thn Rornstnli nnd Hatley academies nnd nt tho Liberal Institute nt Olover nnd nfter that took private Instruction In Oreek nnd Latin of S. K. II. Perkins, a CotigrcRiitlonnl minister at (.lover. He studied law for a lime with Charles I. Vail, then of Irasburgh, after which he went to Ann Arbor, Mich., for the purpose; of com pleting his course ot study of the law, hut having broken a leg and falling lu health, he returned to Vermont nnd en tered th office of William W, Orout, of P.iirlon. There lie remained until the fall of 1ST2, when he was admitted to this bar of Orlians county, since which time ho has remained n member, lie practiced law at South Albany until June, 1ST.'!, when he located at Norlh Craftshury. He practiced law there until the spring of 1-M, when he mned to Rarton and e tered Into a partnership with W. W. eirout. That paitnerslilp existed for about eight years, when Mr. (Irout abandoned his practice there, until the present time. He taught, as principal, thn uca demy or Albany m the years of 1SCS and 1V, and the fall teim of the Craftshury ncademy In 171 and the sprlmr term of PT.'i. .Mr. Mllis was superintendent of schools In Albany In 1MK, representative to Legislature from Albany In 172, town clerk of Craftshury from 1S7I to ISM, superintendent of schools of Craftshury In t"ii. representative to the Legislature from Craftshury In 157, State's attor ney of Orleans county from 1S90 to 1S9I, and representative to the Leglslaturo from Hat ton In 1001. ASSIGNMENT OF JUDGES. .lu.lge Miles Will nelu Ills Service In Windsor County, Monipelier. Nov. ?! The nlipe.lutment to day of the Hon Wlllard W. Miles of Marlon to thn vacancy on the supreme bench en i bled .Indue M. K. Smilie. clerk of the supreme court, to eompb te the list of u-isignmcnU of judges i l county eoart.s for t tic year ensuing. The assign ment from December 1, Wi, to D'-ccinber I. l'lCfi, are- Howell, C. J. Orange, December, 'e.1; Fssex, March, 'fl: Windsor, June, 'Wi; Chlttendon, September. Tylr, J. Uennlngton, December. '111, Windham, April, 'Oil' Orange, .June, "Ofi; Ksscx, October. 'C, Mimson, J Orand Isle, January. 'ft"; Franklin. March, W; Pennington, June, Windham, September, '. Watson, J. Caledonia, December, '0.'; GEO. D. COMPANY We were not able to fill our orders dur ing October, even for this beautiful Organ. But we have just re ceived a large ship ment, which will not last long. Order to-day. What terms of payment will suit you? Write and tell us all about it. We are good people for you to deal with; we do business on the square. We warrant Organ for ten We give you a stool and desk free. We pay the freight and give you easy terms. We will aend this Organ on trial. If not found as repre sented, return it at our expense. Can we do more Order to-day. THE IMPROVED U..S.tCREAM GOLD MEDAL The IllaaMt Award nt the Lewis and Clark Exposition Pan-American Exposition In 1U01, Tho ll...... I..U 4 U WORLD'S Par Clean fA there was no sklmmlne contest year, the U. S. Separator continues to maintain undisputed right to the title of the best machine of its kind. These facts concern every cow owner who is In the market for a cream separator. To all such our free catalogue telling all about the U. a. separator should do equally interesting, a copy is tree tor tnci asking. Address VERMONT FARM MAOHINE .11 (iiitrtlty Utttld distributing wirthoiiitl Orleans, March, '00, Orand Isle, August, Mi Franklin, September, 'Ofi. Ilaselton, J. Lamoille, December, 0"; Washington, March, 'ml; Caledonia, June, '00: Orient)!", September, 'ffi. Powers, ,I.--Addlsnn, Dee ember, '0"! Hiitland, March, 'ft.; Lamoille, June, (W; Washington, September, 'CO. Miles, J. Windsor, December, 'ft!, Chit tenden, March, '0: Addlfon, June, W; Itutlnntl, September, 'Ofi. McAULEY TO SPRING TRAP. Ilrptitlen Assluned Their Duties nt r.xcciitlitn of Mnry Itogera. Windsor, Nov. 29. Sheriff If, If. Peck met five of his deputies hero to day and assigned tho duties of the various officers af (ho execution eif Mury Itogcrs on December S. Sheriff Peck iian placed general charge of the execution In the hands of Deputy Ho maln A. Spafford of White ltlver Junc tion. Peek himself will guard the door to the scaffold 'room. Deputies J. H. Klnlry of Windsor and K. A. Thomas ot Woodstock will have charge of the scaffold. Supt. W. S. Lovell of tho prison will tli' the knot and adjust the noose. Deputy Angus McAllley of Wilder will spring the ttup. Deputies I James MeDermott of Plymouth nnd W. 1 L. Fairbanks of Springfield will con duct Mrs. Itogers to the scaffold. They will have to go to her cell on the third floor, escort her down three Mights of stairs and up another illght to tiie scat fold. The other deputies, the prison offi cials, a military guard and the 12 citizens allowed by law will be the only witnesses. In order to prevent the gathering of a curious crowd no other visitors will be allowed to enter tho prison grounds that day. ! FORGED MONEY ORDERS. ! American r.prrs Officials Invcstlgat Inc Matter ut North Hero. I North Hero, Nov. .".a. What Is thought 1 to be some more of the work of the man 1 who called himself Frank L. Mayo, tho i star boarder at John Anderson's who took I French leave October :! with about $70 worth ot Mr. Anderson's property, lias 'come to light through the ollleo of the 1 American Fxpiess company at this jdo e. jitcccntly an order for Jl" was p.ild ni I Portland, Me., drawn to tin; order 01' (Frank C. Adams. Last week an otllci.il 'of the express company was hero from JARVIS This Sale Begins MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20. Come early if you want to get the best choice. It's just like finding money to buy goods at the prices we are offering them for. We do not want to carry them over into our inven tory, anu our success last year with our Christmas sale convinced us that the time to sell goods was when people want them most. And Christmas is the time. this years. SEPARATOR at Portland, Oreiron. At the U. S. Separator established and RECORD Hklnmlns at the St. Louis Exposition last CO.. Bellows Falls. Vt. throughout tho Untied ttlll and Ctnid llellows Falls nnd It was discovered thn, two blank money 'orders had been ton out of Howard J, O'Noll's book. One o: I ho forged blanks corresponds )n nutnlx to one of tho blanks lost by Mr. O'Nc i Mr. O'Ncll always carricel these blank or tier: In his coat pocket out of bllslnr hours and It Is tho belief that Mayo whitu boarding at Anderson's went to O'Ncll room nnd stole them, it Is expected th t another order not to exceed jrso will turn up soon and If this has not been Issue,, there is a possibility that who ever pr scuts It v. Ill yet Into trouble. SUICIDE IN MANCHESTER. Mm. firorge Dalian Drouned Ilerselt In Shallow Wilier, Itntl.ind, Nov. 30. Tho body o Mi Ocorgo D.illon ngrd about '. years, w. t found by her daughter, Mary nt t 1 o'clock this morning lying in about S inches of water 111 a brook near her lit.- 1 at Mailt heslef Center. Tho woman h il been acting strangely for about tu 1 years, hut had been much worse for thr 1 but two weeks About nine o'clock Ci 1 morning Mrs. Dalton told her daught r that sho was going to tho barn a1 il when i-he did not return Miss Dall' 1 uer.t rur. to search for her, flndlni; ti 1 body llng face downward In the ib low water, she wadeil In and dragged tl. 1 body to the shore and then-ran for ass'" ance, Mrs. Dalton's sister committed sule' In becaue ot insanity and Mrs. Dillon b I always predicted that sho would die -i tho same manner Sho leaven two dam.! -ters, Misses .Mary and Anna both of Manchester Center. M. 1). CIIITTKDLN APPOINTHD. St. Johnsbury, Dec. L Owing to tl..i urgency of professional business as .l chit engineer, F .II. Dewart of St. Al bans, ha- resigned Hie oll'.ce. ot examln- r of tea' hers for Franklin county, wliu li lei I has lield since April 7. 1MI, and Clovernnr jliell has appointed Mrriitt D. Chittendi i.. principal of Hollows Free Academy, a' Fall fax, as his successor. A llnd Scare. Some day you will set a bad scare, when you feel a pain in your bowels, an 1 fear appendicitis. Safety ltrs 111 lv . King's New Life Tills, u smv cure, for ill bowi 1 and stinuaeli uisensi-s, siah headache, biliousne's; costiveiiess, ei. (iua rant eed at J. W. O'Sulllvan's dr Mine only 3li. Tiy them. All dn gists, VIOLINS. For Christmas we have placed twenty Violins that sell from $7.00 to $25.00 in one show case. Your choice for only $5.00 BANJOS. One lot of ten Banjos; prices from $7.50 to $18. Your choice for only $5.00 GUITARS. Or.s lot of 15 Guitars; prices from $8.00 to $20.00. You choice for only $7.00 MANDOLINS. One lot of 25 Mandolins ; prices from $10 to $25. Your choice for onlv 1 $7.50 III e"7' t'."Vll.i f'WI l"."'7ii,,fllVl'JI!';W4'.,llw'