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THE BURLINGTON FREE PRESS : THURSDAY DECEMBER 7, 1005.
4 LAMOILLE COUNTY MORRISVILLE. Carlos, the little son of Mr. nnd Mrs. Frank Cross, In ut the Mary Fletcher hog. pltiil In Burlington for n second treatment mil tlie fitting or steel hrucea to his legs n which he underwent nn operation ut Ihnt Institution a few months ngn. The latest news from Frank Cheney and Edmund Hlayton, who have been III with typhoid fever In a hospital In Phlludel jtihla, is that both n in gaining rapidly and will be nt their studies In the College Of Pharmacy lit a few days. Tim condition ot Miss Ilatlle Scrlbncr, Who has bten threatened with pneiimonlfi tt the home of Ftlvvlii Barrows, Is leport rd ns Improving. Miss Pruo Hoyce of Johnson, a trained nurse and aunt of Miss Scrlbnor, Is i-nilng lor her. Miss .lennle Brlggs, who has been em ployed an stenographer In the Wnireii Leather company's ofllcc for about a year, finished work there Saturday night. Bhe will co at once to Burlington to study nursing at the Mary Fletcher hospital. J2. P. Harris, who hrm beeen In poor health for a long time. Is slowly improv ing. Miss (Srow, the tinlned nurse, who lias been caring for him since his return from the Spurhnvvk sanllailiiiii In Bur tihgttm, has left town. STOWE. Mrs. F.tlu tlazleton, who wag taken to Jlurlltiglon last Thnrsetny for on opera tion, dlid there on Holiday afternoon. Shu jfaf the wife of Mntiscl llazleton and the pnly child of Mr. ami Mis. Joseph Carey, fcll'of this place and hat always resided III ptowe. She has been employed at Gieen Mountain Inn as head waiter for the past even years, leuvlng theie several months fro on account of Illness which has re Suited fatally. Tho funeral was held t tho home ot Mr. and Mm. Cntoy on 13'iiesday at 2 p. m. .Mr. and Mrs. Jerry 1-Tanagnn and little son, who have been visitors In Stowe for several weeks, re lumed on Monday to their home in Ports mouth, X. II. Miss Kate Reaver of New "York city Is spending a few weeks' vaca tion with hir parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ar thur Stover. Stowe p ublie library "las recently received u contribu tion of 10 volumes fiom I, lent. II. (). Smith. C S. marine corps, and also ono Of three volumes from Mrs. Augusta The fncral of Mrs. Manscl Hazeltnn was held from the home of her parents, Joseph Carey nnd wife, Tuesday after noon, the Rev. .T. Q. Angell of the Meth odist Church eifflclating. Music was fur nished by a quartette consisting of Mrs. II. W. Harrows, Mrs. Alice Raymond, H. "W. Hurnbam and A. H. Cheney. Jessie Moody presided at the organ. The hear ers were I.. ('. Camp and the Messrs. Btowell, uncle. of tho deceased. The arrangements were in chance of A. A. Pike and tho Interment In River Hank cemetery. Thero was n beautiful dis play of carnations, prominent anions them being a bunch of :ll, representing the ape of the deceased, presented by V. C. I.ovejoy, wife and employees at Green Mountain Inn. There was a large attendance, especially of young people. STOWE. Commissioner Thomas has been In New Sort several days this week. Poles have been set for a telephone service In Stowe Hollow and It is expected that the line will be filly equipped and ill miming 5rdcr by Christmas. Mrs. Lizzie Warren Is employed as conk at Orecn Mountain Inn during the absence of Mrs. (!. M. Blancharel, who is spending a vaca tion In St. Albans Miss Olive May of Wntcrbury Centre is keeping house for her nleco, MHs Barbara. Hurt. Mrs. Sirali Wetk.'i spent Thanksgiving with her son, Walter Thames, in Morrisville. Mrs. J. l- Clair was a visitor in Stowe on Tuesday. 12. C. Russell left Stowe on Tii'fllny on p business trip to Minne apolis. - Harry I'll unco has been taking the duties of janitor of Akeley Memorial building during1 tho absence of M. Hazel ton on account of the illness nnd death cf hii wife. Miss Bertha Melvin of Greensboro is visiting friends in Stowe. A daughter was born on December C to Mr. and Mrs. Philip Kaiser. A ince-t-Ing of Harmony Pomona Grange was held in Stowe on Wednesday. CAMBRIDGE. The store of S. L. Dickinson at Pleas ant Valley was burglarized Friday night, entrance was made by cutting a glass out of a window. They took what money there was.only about ti in change, and some dry goods. The safe was opened and valuable papers, etc., were scattered around. No clue to the burg lars has yet been found. Miss Kate Kinsley visited at H. S. r.llinwood's last week. r. AW Macoy has rented his home farm to Hnriy l.aincll to take possession at once, Mr, and Mrs. Linus Leavens have been called to Kast Bcrk hlre on account of the serious Illness tt his mother. Mlts Lucia Smille spent Saturday in liurllngton. Miss Mamie Maurice of Hyde, Park and Walter Mauiice of tho IT. . M. spent Thanksgiving with their parents, Mr. and Mis. D. F. Maurice. Mr. anil Mrs. Geo. Smille of Montpeller pent Thanksgiving with their mother, Mrs. Henry Hnillb". Mrs. W. P. Smille ppent the past week in Moi risvllle with lier parents, .Mr. and Mrs. I. '. Smith.--Mr. 'nd Mrs. Arthur Wells visited his iarents In Halierstleiil last Thursday. Miss Anna c.irpinler, a nurse limn the K. 12. sanitarium at Melrose, Mass., who has been ill with typhoid fever for the past live months, returned home last week, accompanied by her father, A. M. Carpenter. It. S. Fuller Is aide to sit up some'. Mrs. C. J". Bobbins has letinned from her visit at Mnoers, X. V. -Miss Ada Melvin of '2sw Junction spent Thanks giving at luiine, Miss I l:i Melvin has tin islird work fur Mrs. C. S. Brush and is winking lor Mrs. 1. II. Melendy at .M-tersrmvllli.-rll. A. ll.iUh of Montreal is Ut home on .i "hnit vacation. -Miss Ce leslia Cabs was the guest of Mis. Belli liermaln Thanksgiving. .Mrs. )!, It. Homes of St, Albans visited her father, the It"V. ivlwlfi Wheelock, I'll day and Saturday. -Mrs. P.. S. F.lllnwood was in Wntcrbury Thanksgiving with her daughter, Mrs. Fred Luce. Mi s. Frank McCl.in- Is on the sick list. fj'he I adies' Aid of the Methodist Church will serve iliunei nt fin .parsonage Fri day, December f, from twelve to two, The Rev. Henry Vanllaagan of the Con- gregntlonal Church exchanged pulpits Pund.iy with the Rev. William Hamlin of Hyde Park. Mr. and Mrs. Ilob.irt Burns of Wlnooskl passed Thanksgiving with his parents, 11. li. firay has In en In Burlington for several days. WATERVILLE. J. L. Mix was In Boston nn business last week. Mr. and Mis. If. A. Jackson visited his sister at Clinton, Mass., last week. -Henry Whlttemoro and Lou Lee were In Bolton last week. Fddlo Bennett fpent the past week with his brother at 2Fnlrfleld. Mr. and Mrs. Howard Thomas of Klmoro spent Sunday with her father, Charles Child, Mr. and Mrs. II. J, Kelley of Mori Isvllle spent Sunday with her parents. Mr. and Mrs, It. A. Wllley. D.ulus Barnes of West Held is spend luff u few days Willi Ills daughter, Mrs. W. II. Westover. Mr. nnd Mrs, Irwin Brown spent the past week with her sister, Mrs, Frank Norrls, nt West Berk shire. Mr. and Mrs. Chimney Tlllolson spent several days (he past1jycek With their daughter, Mrs. James McCuIn, nt Johnson. Mr. and Mrs. Rnnaldo Potter and children of Lynn, Mass., nre visiting friends In town. The Mountain Spring hotel, owned by J, V, Stevens, occupied by !!, M. Thomas came near being des troyed by lire. On Friday morning about six a. in. the office was nisenverrd on lire, which had burned through the parti tions on two sides nnd Into the partitions on the second Hour. By the old of n large crowd of men well equipped with palls and several lire extinguishers the lire was eheckid but not until It had practically spoiled four rooms. The dam age will amount to several hundred dol- BELVIDERE. Vernal Cobiirn has hired out In J, It, McCuen. Daniel Bennett Is moving from ,1. R. McCuen's farm to Caddlng hollow to work for Frank Laraway and run llm boarding house. Schools have begun in (own. Onsslo Potter teaches In the Tdlot- son district, Mr. fleotell of llakerslleld at (he center, Miss Reals at the corners, Casslu Jackson in the Lock district and Laura Oliver in the Coburn district. Frank lllie's little son has burned one hand so badly (hat they fear he will loo II. He burned It some and had it done up in llnement when lie got It near the flames and the cloth caught fire and be fore It could be stopped It burned his hand very badly. If he does not love the hand It will take some time to heal. Madison Potter h moving from Cam bildgo back to his farm at Belvidere Junction. They nre nil better that have bud the measles. R. Campbell Is moving his engine that he bought of O. 10. Smith to the corners. Qreen Cut Bone For Poultry. UtirliiK freczlns wrathor vc rut tip a great many tons of Rroen bono nnd meat. There Is nothing hotter for poul try. Price $3.60 per barrel of 200 pounds, nt which price we prepay freights to almost any station. At tills price rash must accompany order. Re mit at our risk by check, postal money order, express money order or regis tered letter. C. S. Phijo, Hyde Park, Vt. ORLEANS COUNT! NEWPORT F. A. Martin, Fnited States district at torney, has located here with an oince in tlie Inderal building to look after the In terests of the government in smuggling cases. There was a light fall of snow on Sun day nftcrnooon nnd night and there was from an inch and a half to two inches of snow on tlie ground Monday morning, and this was enough to induce quite a number of people to discard wheels and come out on runners. Only one car load of live stock, which consisted of cows and calves, was ship ped from here to the Brighton market Monday morning. This was tho smallest shipment this season from the local sta tion. Joseph Parsons, who has been confined to his room at Mrs. Coles's for neary a week, died Wednesday Nov. 10 as the result of a partial shock. Mr. Parsons was a Pullman conductor nnd unmarried. The only living' relative is a brother tn Highland, Mass. The remain were sent tn Highland for Interment Friday. The funeral of Miss Helen Ward, aged 10 years, who died Friday evening of spinal niengkls at the home of her father, Daniel Ward, Batesvllle, was held from tlie house Monday afternoon, interment being made In West Derby cemetery. CRAFTSBURY. fhailcs Tloyt ha sold his farm to Trie and Sawyer. Mrs. Clniunce Woodbury was called to Coventry last Thursday by the serious Illness of her mother. A. C. Jwkon of Damarls-cottH, Maine, spent last week in town visiting his mother, Mrs. S. L.Leavitt. AValter Richardson has moved his family to Oreensboro into the Dunn house. Mr. nnd Mrs . R. A. Patterson. Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Leavitt spent last week in Whltmore, Mass. -The Kv. J. ('. Taylor is seriously ill at ins home in ICast Craftsbuty. DERBY LINE. Fred Laythe Is at home from an ex- tended trip in the West. Mrs. A. F. Fos ter and Miss Mary have returned from Chicago and other points West. Miss ICdna Caswell Is reported as convalescing from her recent Illness. Mrs. 12. A. Audlnwood Is in Royal Victoria hospital for treatment. BROWNINOTON. Mrs. Orne has been at Hnitou for a few dfis With hw daughter, Mrs. Crapes, who is sick with the measles. Mrs. Ste phen Burrows has closed her bouse and will spinel the wliVer with her sister, Mis. Orne. Mrs. Sarah Fox went Mon day to Kast Brownlnglon to spend the winter with her son, (iaylord Fox. Mrs. Betsey Fierce, who has been very sick, is impieiving and ran sit up some, The Rev. (. C. McDonald and family spent Thanksgiving in Tioy. Mrs, ". it. l'ri-s- colt has son to tlie home of he r brother, the Rev. Mlln S. Keldy, to a-sist hi caring for Mrs. Kddy and little daughter, who ain very slek. Mrs. 12. li. I.eland has bought the blacksmith simp at the Center for JIT'i. LOWELL. i l.n iv Wellinan was hemic from Dart mouth for Thanksgiving. Aile lliei t Long ley has moved from Fall River, Mass., ami take n possession of his farm, -Finery Aus tin, need "li years, died December .', after a week's illness, lie is siuviveel by a wife, two sons anil two daughte rs. Mrs. fie-orge Hartwell died December J at tin- home of In-r elanghtiT, Mrs, an en ('rafts of Pui iiieint. N. II. The buily was brought here her daughter. Mrs. Wan en Crf.tts of Pier for Interment December D. Mrs. I,, 11. Sinclair was In Buillngton Tuesday, Mr. and Mrs. Warien Crafts of Pier ini.nt N. H. Mr. nnd Mrs. O. K. Seott eif Wntcrbury. Mr. and Mrs. Ivdwnrd Scott of Barre anel Mrs. Isable Cox of Water- bury were In town Monday and Tuesday attending (ho funeral of Mrs. ()eorge Hartwell. Herbert Austin and .son of St. Albans who calleel to town the first ef the week by the death of Mr .Austin's father, Kmery Austin. MORGAN. Robert Blood will attend Derby Acad emy tho coming winter term. Ocrald Drown Is hemic from Barton for his vaca tion. Mr. and Mrs. II. A. Rartlett and daughter, Elsie, have returned from their trip in New Hampshire and Mas-snchu-setts. Henry Gee. camo home from B.irrs for Thanksgiving and expects to stay during tho winter. Mis. Rrnest Wilcox and llltlo child, who have been at O, P. Wilcox's for Homo time, have gone tu Mielr homo at Island Pond. H. M. Bart lot t Is building a mill In Hie woods north of Joel Williams's. Leon Burroughs anil Florence 11111 und Monty Barney and Miss llodgden were married Thonksglvlng. John Crowe has moved to Orn Carglll's farm. Mr. Carglll goes to Mulne to work In a mill. ORANGE COUNTY KANDOLPI. Mis. Caredliif. (Kalhun), wife of A. B. Kinney, died Weelncsday Nov. 2 ut the hospital In Wntcrbury to which she was taken n month ngn. Kor several yeitis she hail been ntttlftr.il with n stomach trouble which crew gradually worse mid finally affected (he brain. For (he past two months Mrs. Kinney siiffi'ted Inti'iiso pain anil ilenlh yas a wi'lconm ti'lease. Hho was born In Randolph May IS, lK tho daughter of Mr. und Mts. Horace Kathnti. Am II 10. IdSS. she married Mr. Klniioy. The greater part of her life was spent In Randolph, hut from l.vl until 1f"J Mr. and Mrs. Klmie-y live el In Hoyalton. The remains were biougbt fiom Water buiy Weehiesilay night nnd tin- runeral was held at the bouse ut lu-:;o o'clock Filelny nioinlns. During the month of November the total clii-ulalloii from (he Kimball public libruiy was I..M2, or a dally average' of T.I. Of (Ills number 24T or l.'.T per eenl. Were class books, .IIH or SftA pel Id. iuvenlle, of per cent, were books of tletlon. c. 12. Abbott left last week for Bur lington, where he- will spend the winter with his daughter. Mis. 1-2. D. Segnr. Mrs. charlotte Montgomery, who for the pu-t year has made her home with her nephew, Charles C, Blodgett, died Sunday niornliig. Mrs. Montgomery was nearly !7 years old ami had no Illness, old age' being the cause eif her death. During the past week she was as bright as usual, read the papers and elld crochet work as has been her custom for .sonii" lit tin time. She teieik up crochet work afte r she was ! years old, and her work In tin" line shows her an artist. For a number of years she made her home with her son. the late Monroe MnntKome-ry, in tills village, but Hie greater part of her life- was spent In Uralntree. The fu neral wns held at the home Tuesday afternoon. Mrs. 12. A. Shattiick, who has been In poor health for several months, died Sun- lilav night at Kvergreen home on Health Pleasant street, she married abeuit in years ago Mr. Shattiick. who was cm ployed on the Central Vermont railreiad from IW until W, when be voluntarily retired. Mr. Shutt tick's first wife died In 1SS2, nnd for ills second wife' married Mrs, Watson Flag, who was the elaugbter eif Mr. and Mrs. Nelson Martin. Mrs. Shat tiick was a very genial woman and had a large circle of friends. Tlie funeral was held at the house Wednesday after noon. C. D. Dunham was taken Tuesday to Chelsea by Sheriff J. F. Lanisem na a writ of close jail execution, executed by Chief of Police Ktlgene S. Abbott. List winter Dunham made a contract to cut a. cei tain amount of wood for Abbott, who aiUaiiiid li i in a certain sum of meniey to e-airy on the wotk. Dunham failed to get out the amount of wood required and last spring was bi ought into court to an swer for the amount of money advanced. By the court Abbott w-i given tudgment to ree-over about flo from Dm. ham. Dun ham Is a poor bard worU -' men with a wife and three small e-hilelu-u and has failed to pay Abbott tie- amount. The social terms between Abbott and Dun ham have been very unpleasant since tlie trouble started and the two Irive had sev eral bitter eliscu.ssions. A dispute between the two on the postolflce corner Thanks giving night resulted In a strcett brawl or free fight. Dunham bad the best of the chief of police until the latter drew his chili anil eluiibed Dunham about the head anil lace knocking him out for the time being. -The next day complaint was Icdgeel with State's Attorney Wilson against Dunham for breach of the peace. Dunham also complained of himself and seitbil the matter by paying JS.lrt. Dun ham then lodged complaint with tins State's .itlnitiey rmMinst Abbott on the same hnrge. The ense against Abbott is pend ing, but will be tried as soon as the Slate's attorney returns fiom Chelsea, whete he is in attendance at the Orange county limit. BRADFORD. Mrs. Abide Garninn has moved to the south end to spe nd the winter with Mrs. Arad Jenkins. Miss Florence Sawyer eif Laconla, N. II.. lias been in town for a few ebeys, e-alb-d here by the death of Miss Mee'clinioie. 12arle Spanieling, who Is nt tending the Burlington Business e-ollege. is spending his vacation with his mother, Mrs. Annie Spauldlng. Mr. lend Mrs. Benjamin Carter have mnved to Pike Station, N. II. Mrs. George Kedley eif New Vorl; city is the guest of Mis. Ad.'illne Kelly. l-2verett MeOuffee is visiting his son, Frank, in Troy, N. V, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Craig nnd daugh ter, Hairiette, were guosN of William Craig and family in Brookllne, Mass., last wee'k. Mr. anil Mrs, I'e rley Llvitzer and daughter eif Weodsvilb N. 11., and Mr. and Mrs. Wenelall Kimball of Lancaster, N. II.. spent Thanksgiving with their parents, Mr. ami Mrs. W. ('. Johnson. Miss Mamie llllaud is teae-liing at We-st Biaelford. .lerome K'lley and bride of Leiwe-ll, Mass., have bee-n visit ing their parents, Mr. and Mis. Kimball Kelle-y. Miss 12dltll Fenel commenced work in the- store' of J. 12. Hunt Mon day. RANDOLPH CENTRE. Miss Grace' May, w'lei teaches in Harre, e-ame We elm sdaj , Nov, .;i to Dr. Kvans's mid sta.Mel until Sunday, when she rc tuine'il to her .school. Mis, Jinn', te-acln'r In tlie training .school, i ni. rlaiiii il at the old bomesti'ail her sem. Meirlll June, of Mielelleblliy College and her cousin, Mrs. Dudley, and her son of Mldillc bury from last wee-k U'e dneselay until this wee k Monday, The ease of Ci urge 1R Osgood VS. Mis. Webster, in whl'-ll I lie town eif Randolph was liiti'ii'sleil, was sedtleel last Katuiilay. Mrs. Webster Is siippoi-leil by tlie town anil by this set tlement about f"iJ is saved for her sup port. Mr. Osgood was. ele-inl ami the set tb me nt wan made by W, A. Bobbins, administrator. A. 12. Kelson sold 39 tur keys und six ge-i'se to II. M, Gaylord and re-celve-el for thein $I.M. Mr. Gaylord took them to Boston and found ready buyers ill geieiei prices. It was a No. I lot of poultry. The normal ami training scbool.s and nil the district sclieiola have lesumeel weak, ri'freshcel by tho Thanksgiving vacation. N. L. Hoyden has lately sold a thoroushbie-el Jeisey bull to Irving Abbott of Brookfielel anil two young e'eiws to O, It. Green of Ran dolph. Leonard Spr.igue was at his hotnn In Last Ranelnlph over Thanksgiving, but vent to Burlington on Hat unlay to contlnun his studies In the Medical col lege Leonard and Harold Hodges, who ar nttenellng Vermont Academy at Snxtons River, spent the Thanksgiving recess at tho home of their parents, C. I.. Hodges and wife Arthur Pntterrnn was at home from Norwich Fnlcerslty over Thanksgiving. Miss Ludnda Vnrse was at homo from her elutle-n as teacher In Woodstock last we-ek. Mrs. Mary Stone Hnldeii, with her husband and (wo children of Barre, spenl Thanksgiv ing with her parents, Thatcher Sle'ie anil wife'.-Miss Kdnii Morgan died last week Monday , after a short illness with pneumonia, The funeral was held Wed nesday with interment at tho Center, Tim Rev. Father Ponders of Rundolph visited niembfis of his church here' lust Saturday. CHELSEA. Chelsea Ae-adeiny began Its winter term Mondny nfter only n week's vacation 'n stead of the customary foittilght, us one week was lost In mid-term, owing i measles cnlelemle. Mr. nnd Mrs. J. II. GrIITIn have roiic to Manchester, N, II., to spend the winter with relatives, hav ing closed their farm house, Flunk J. Thome of South Boston was In town Thanksgiving week spending a vacation Willi Ills brother, I2ugene G, Thome. FJmer G. Rerel has made extensive im pairs on his dwelling on Jail streed with new floors, wliuloiv ami clapboards. J. A. R. Corwln it Son shipped for Boston market at Thanksgiving only 4t tons Instend of the uunl twelve tons or more, Thirty tents per pound were paid. The Rev. George K, Lake preaches! his first sermon as pastor nt the Congri'giitleuial Church last Sunday. Mr. ami Mrs. Willis W. Blxby of Boston were recently guests of Col. Herbert O. Blxby. Rllfus Mur eloek rece'iitly eiiiluied a second operation for a cancer on bis Hp, performed by Dr. A. T. Jtatshalll.-A public meeting under (be auspices of (he Slate tuber culosis commission was held In town hall Thursday De-cember ".Two capitalists from New York were recently here ex amining the granite possibilities of Biocklebank quarries, Byron Berry, who went to Tallapoosa, Git., a few we-el-.s agei. returned on account of his mother's serious condition. Mrs. Lulls M. Griffith died of pneumonia after a short sickness nt Hie home of her daughter. Mrs. Hinest A, Corwln and at tlie fun eral the I'.ev. II. J Wyckoff of South Glastonbury. Conn. Her pastor official eel. She a women of rare social charm ami leaves a latge circle to mour.li her loss. -Teachers examinations were be!, nt Bradford nnd CheNe.i by ICxamlner John M Comstoek, tesnltlng In nine new school teachers. RUTLAND COUNTY FORESTDALE L. c. Bump has gone on a business trip to Boston, Mass., New- York city and Baltimore, Mel. lie experts to be absent about two weeks.- Mr.'. L. B. Avery and son, Volney of Fenisburgli, spent Satur day and Sunday at I.. M. Baker's. Mrs. Bmaline, who has bee n speneling a week with her parents, i. turned to the Cattle ton normal school Monday. WASHINGTON COUNTY MORET-0WN. Mrs. Win Mi-Don . day. The funeral w tlie Rev. W. M. R. Bliss visited .Mis, t; Mr. and Mrs. 12eiw UI was buriid Tiie-.s- - held at the- house, ris uniclatlng. Mts. F. Hart Tuesday. id Cuilejti alt-'iieleil the- funeral ot her biutber in U'.'ti. t hiir.v Saturday. F. D. GrMIIth was in Mont- pelier Monday, All tho students fioin MontpelliT Sdiilnarv from tills place were' home for Thanksgiving. Rev. Mr. Roberts and wife lrmr. Waitstlel.l spent Thanksgiving day with his In other here. W. N. Waul caiiie home from West Lebanon Monday ( r a s'lort visit. Tho school In the vlllagi begun Monday with tb.- .same te.MOlier-. Miss Minnie- Max well and Mrs. Lillian Seavet. Miss Maud Bulkley teaches in Faystou, Miss Mabel Atkins In Dowsville, SIlss Udlth Avery In South Dulniry Corue-r, Miss Edith Butler at t' e red- school house by Indian Iioocllv.-F.lla Somervill is at homo from Moutpoliri where sbo has been staying to be under Dr. Kuavs.s cat e. Mrs. I .llian Seave r has a new luano. Fieeni u: Parker it; il with stemi acli trouble 'leeuge I letcher and Mrs. Martha Plull wite married Deeember 2 at the bi u! 's borne in Duxbuiy by Rev. W. M. Hubert1-. They hae gone to Massachusetts, on their bridal tour. Geeirge Clement Is i, town and will woik for II. O. W'.i-d in tlie box shop again. Unwind llaylt u In- returned to Burling ton to the college' tl.cie. WARREN. George II. ill of R.ixbury was (he guest ef bis son, 1 1. P. Hall, last week, Pe arl Hall went to Wilhamsfown Tue-selay. Rdwin Freein.ia died .Monday night of up polexy, ageel 11 years. The funeral was he Id We elne-sel.ty ai his late home anel the Interment was. In the village cenie tety. William Vnrney, wife end twe rbllilren spent Thanksgiving In Lincoln. Harold Wallis of Waitslield was the gue'st of his gi.indf.it'ier a few days last week. Carl il'-ath and wife- ot Waitslield were in town Friday nud Saturday, the guests of On ,er Heath. -The dance; at the town hall la-t Wediii'sday evening was not a veiy successful affair, only K couple- being present. Carl Miirtln was in Boxbury Tuesday mi business. Arthur Modus, who his been sick with ellph-tae-rla. Is gaming slowlv. Mrs. Dr. Doelgi' Is wry sie-u with pneumonia. Her Mm, F.rnest, atiel'wife of Lincoln, are with her. Miss Maiv W.ilte has re'turned fiom Lincoln anil Is now caring for Mrs. Dodge.-Franlek Williamson was In Lin coln Monday. EAST CALAIS. Mr. Dwinell made a family Thanksgiv ing and i ntei turned, his sons anil families, also Mrs. Dwluell's daughter, Mrs. Pierce, of Hnnlwick and lii'i' son and ilaugliti r.-B. II. B mcroft and (I, 1-2. C.itb-y got mixed up with a telephone, wire near Mr, .Me.idei's linuso last Thursday evening on their way to the ball at North I'alais. The Innse wan thrown, cut and luiilseel somewhat and Mr. Bancroft was thrown on the wliee-l hurting his side. Alh'-rla Hopkins was taken III last week at Mi. Cuernsey's anil was taken le- Hie Mary Fb-ieli-e-r hospital in Bui llngloii, ai-colilp.iiiiiel by .Mrs. Hopkins and ficorge fiiii'rnsey, -Mrs. DiMian and Alice Cui'inscy weie home' for Thanksgiving. Mr. flucriisey Is very lame from his accident In the wends. Oscar tSui'inscy's horse was so badly kicked by another horse in the batn at Wooelliiirv last l-'ililay night thil It had to he killed, II. Curli'y has coin nienred work for Icvlsoti and Lamb Manufacturing company. WATERBURV CENTER. Urnent Moody and wife of South Royal ton, who weie guests at 12. B. Mooely's Thanksgiving day, returned home Thurs day night. -Mr. and Mrs. orlo drcclcy und rhllel of White Itiwr Junction were guests of Mr. Oiei'ley's parents, Mr. and Mrs. CJcorgn N. ilreeley, for Thanksgiv ing, returning home' Monday. Mrs. M. L. Dillingham was taken suddenly anil ser iously III Sunday. Her elaiighteis, Mrs. Kelley of Barre and Katie of White River .luuctlon, ciune home Monday night, She Is reported us moic comfort able nl (Ids writing, J. A. fellmoie and family, who were In Clover for Thanks giving returned honi" Satimlay night. 'lundi' Hill, wife ami son of Baric tool, their Thanksgiving dln'iei- with his pir eiits, Mr. mill Mrs, Hi-iu.v F. Hill -A largu company uttcuilcel Hie reception H. W. ALLEN & CO. TO - HOLIDAY OPENING H. W. ALLEN y CO. -AO. W. G. REYNOLDS FURNITURE AND CARPETS Every experience points to the wisdom of early Christ mas buying. Stocks are now full, and the wise need not be told that the most desirable goods co first. A present adways good is a Mission Chair Built of solid oak with real Spanish leather cushions, they will last a life-time. $3.50 buys a plain solid oak chair worth $5.00. $6.50 buys a leather upholstered chair. $11.75 buys a Mission Morris with removable leather cushions. All lines of mission furniture at equally low prices. i tt given Mr anel Mrs. Onrgo F. Smith on thi'lr return from their wedding trip Saturday evening. Dr. Iloraco Watson, wife anel ehlldreii of Montpeller were guests of doctor's sister, Mrs. I. '. Hayes and family Thanksgiving day. Till' Impiovement society met with Mis. form-lla Willev Saturday evenim.'. All nport a wry pleasant time. WAITSFIELD. The- village schools opeiuil Monday Preembrr 4. after their Thanksgiving .io.itlon with Ihe same leaiheis t'"r the f-ili tein.. I'laieiici' Billings and M.-s Llllu Hubbard. Tlie Rev. W. K. Be mel titurtie,) Satunliy December '-' fiom his Thanksgiving visit at Poultic y and othe r places. Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Martin we-re culled to Wllliainstown by the sickness and death of his grandmother at that place. Mrs. Martin was taken quite seriously ill while on the trip and wa.i obllgeel to remain se-wral elays at Mont peller with her sKtcr. define she was able to return home. The annual chicken pic supper of tlie Ladled Aid society was .held Tuesebiy evening. December 5, atth"1 Me'thodist Chinch dining rooms. At tin regular meeting eif Ailiswoith Post, No. I :W, fi. A. R. held Saturday afternoon I De-cember '2 nnd following officers we-te leleeted for tlie ensuing year: Coniman leler, S. Johnson; S. V. conimanilcr, A. 12. Mchurnu; J. V. i-omtnander, Milo Buck lln; Q. M II. N. Bushnell; chaplain, 12. A. I'lsk: siligeeui, .T. W. Hichanlson. O. D II. C. Baclius: Q. (J.. 1 1. A. Aimer. Q. M.. seig't, Nathan Thayer; seig t major, .1. W. P.iline-r; delegate to depart ment encampment, II. C. Radius; alter nate, ,T. W. Blchardson. Fred NYwe-omb was contiiieel to the house all ef last week with uh'crate'd tee'th ami other complications, lie is e onsideralily Im proved nt present, The ladies of Maple Lodge" D. of R. will present nil enteitaili nient. which they have beep arranging for the past fmv weeks, calleel the "Cir culating Library." on Thursday evening Decembe-r 14 at the I. O. O. F. hall. SOUTH WOODBURY. Theresa Lawson is at home, having Mulshed her work in 12ast Montpe-lier. - Nedl Tassie, who has been suffering fiom tonsillitis, is improving. Herbert Fair of Wnlden teaches In the west part eif the town.-Katie Can- is working at AVilliam Peck's in Kast Calais. iTifford and Agne s Tussle are sick with the prevail- i ing distemper-. Ktta Conner Is spending i a few days at Warren floodell's. Lellli-e Angell, Oli'iin Siilham and W. M. Strong were at home for Thanksgiving. Tho schools in town for tho most part open- el last Monday. Clement B.ite'heldi r is quite ill. MARSHFIELD. ' Mi-s Stella Brown, who has beep spend ing1 the past wee-k with her Parents, Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Brown, has returned to I'lalnllelei, wlirri" she hag employment as (iicher In the Spring- eli'trlct. Homer Munson dieel at his home early Weilins el.iy morning from piii'iimonla. Mr. Mun- c.t, le.ie-eu .1 u-lfn Illnl lU'll stn.'lll e'ltlt. i.e.. -Mrs. flem-L'e O. D.inn died nt her i, r . luu . .i.rMo, ...... been ill for some time with cnmpll- cited stomach trundle, which was the cause of her death. Miss (Irace Brown Is working for Mr. and Mrs. M. 12. He-ck. ley, Schoeils hi town began last Mri-d.iv.-Mr, and Mrs. A. J. Brown spe-nt Thanksgiving nt Ji-ffersonvllle. P. (i. Pemis elleel at his home November 27 with pneumonia, after a t,hort illness. Mr. Funis leaves a wife and one child, MrsJ. 12vaiis McCilllls is critically 111 and eloiibt.s are iiitertalni d as to her re covery. II. 12. 'Tanner recclwet quite a si rlous Injury while reilllug logs. He is reported better ut this writlni;. PAYSTON. S. 3. Dana has sold his farm Known nn the Hickory place anil lumber lot to II. C. Ward for J.M'H'. P. J. Dana has sold his home place and timber laud to H. O. Ward for JI.SM. Miss Clara Belle Mc Kay, one of our popular yeiuug ladles, re cclveel her young friends nt lnr home on the evening of November 2!, it being her h'lth birthday. About f1 were present C.ike and coffee, we're Fcrved ami games played, music, dancing, etc,, nn, nil en joyed n very pleasant evening. Many nice gifts were loft. EAST ROXBURY. Dr. 12111s was called tei W. C. Webster's Sunday In t-ie Re'lllJ Webster, who fell from a ticc ami was butt qullo haill.. The' se'beujl 111 this place began Aloudav with III lee I ,ei kiln teacher. Mr ud Mih. A, C. Flclchi-r, Mr. und Mia, Ti.isk DAY EXHIBIT. anil family, fjuy Fletcher ami fnenels and William Fletcher were at J. Steele's ThanksgiMng elay. NORTHPIELD. A dc.-iateii le'.eived Tuesday by his nioilur .immune eel the eb ath In San An- toi Tt v, of Daniel P.ittuson, formeily of tins town. Mr. Patterson was tlie .-on of Mis. Lyella W., anil the late Thomas i'. Patterson of this town. The moat of bis eaily life was spent here. He went to Texas about 1.S enrs ago and since that i time has been employed as a lailroad en gineer on various io.nl s both in Texas and Mexico. He is siirviv.d by a wife and two children who itsnle in San An tonio, besides his mother, Mis. Lyelia W. P.Uteison, a brother, Chatli'S Patterson, and one sister. Mrs. Aelelaide Williams, all of this town. The marriage of Miss Nolle Cecelia Hassett, daughter of Mr. anel Mrs. David Hassett. ami Charles I-2dward Mack, ele cta red Satiitilay morning at ten o'clock at the Church of St. John the Kvangcllst. Tile mariiagu was a very quiet one. Tlie organist. Miss Catherine McCarthy, play ed the, wielding march from "Lohengrin" as tin- bridal party enti-reel the church, md Mendelssohn's weelding march as a ri'Cessional. Tlie briele was given in mar- Jnage by her father. The bi iilcsmaiil was Miss Catherine- Ryan of St. Albans, while the best man was James W. Ryan of this town. Messrs. John llarrigan and Win. II. Moriarty acted as ushers. Fol lowing the ceiemony .1 weelding break fast was serveel tn tlie relatives and a a few friends at the home of the bride's parents. Mr. and Mrs. Mack left on the afternoon express for a brld.it tour of two weeks, and upon their return will reside" In this town. Helen, the eight-year-old elaugbter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Houston, died at three o'cleiek Saturday morning of cioup. Tim chllel was taken violently ill in tlie middle of the week niul a council of physicians was called Friday night. An operation was performed ami the last few hours the e-hlld was kept aliw by menus of artificial tesplr.itlnn. The neither eif Mrs. Houston from Lowell, Mass., arrived on the afternoon express Saturday. The funeral was held Monday afternoon. Observer W. A. Shaw of the Cnltcil Slates weather bureau station reports a iiii-an temperatuie for Novembi r of ."1 de grees, with a maximum of tin on tlie 21th and a minimum of 4 on tlie Hth. The mean was one degree- lowe r than the mean November temperature for the last 13 years. The precipitation amounted to J .7:1 inches, rain falling on II elays. The nwr ago Xnwmhcr precipitation for the last 1!) ycais Is L'.Tu Inches, The prevailing whul was south and the month was made up of five clear, seven p.ntly cloudy and li cloudy days, The' annual meeting of the Naomi Chap ter, No. 1, oriler of the Fastern Star was held In Masonic lull on Tueseluy e vi ning. Till) following office! s wile elected fur the yi'iir ensuing; w. M.. Mis. A. M. Bean; W. P., A. M. Bean; A. M.. Mrs. Ccorge II. Richmond; ,secictar.. John McCor- 1 lll'",: treasurer, Mrs. ,obn MeOormuck; n,i,. she L.lconductre'ss, Mrs. 11. W. Banium; asso- ''i!t! eonductress, Mis. William Bivntnn, J uc local oreier eq I. ee. ki. r. oiieee ine first and second degree on several caiidi elates em Tuesel.ty cvenllig. The we-ddlng of Miss Alii e Richmond and Dr. Bert Frank Allen is annoiiiictel to take place on Decembi r 20 at the Metho dist Church. Mrs. Charles Houston is ury eiiouly 111 ut her home on SumimT stl ett witli diphtheria. Mrs. Houston was In a very weak condition at tin time of her ilaugh ler's ed'ath on Satimlay, since which time she 1ms grown continually weaker. WATERBURY. Warner Moody has sold his farm known as the King place lo Sumner Stearns. Dr. F. A. I-.'uwards. who has been lo-cate-ei in this town for the past three months, has given up his practice In medicine and has moved to Bethel, where he Is to go into partnership with his father In the lumber business. Isaac Fillet, who was seriously injured Inst week while engaged in getting out wooel on his farm nn Blush Hill, Is so much better that hl recovery is hoped for. Mr. Elliot was taken with a cramp while chopping a tree and wns unable to get out of the way when It fell, The falling trunk struck him u the side, breaking three ribs and tendering him unconscious. He was alone nt the tlm but fortunately was found soeiu after iiiul re-moveel tei the home of Ills son-in-law. 'haile-s Lowe", where he lecelved medical aid. As Mr. Fillet is a man 7S yearn m age It was at llrst fcurcel that ho could not recover but his eoneiuton Is now much Improved. Mis. V, t. Bailier accompanied her sl ter. Mrs. F.dwnnl twibelle., to the. Man Fletcher hospital last Thursdas Karl R, Teirre-y of Hloiix Falls, Sonfl Dakota, has been n Kusl f ),ls hreither A. I. Torrey, during the past week Tin two brothers ln,l not seep eaeh othe, for 20 yenis. Oeotge Flannagan has niiisie.,j work n the hospital as a meat, cutter. Ills posl lion Is taken by Mr. BMwe'll, Miss Reinn Palmer i-turncd Sitnrdnv from n two weeks' slay at her home n Bristol. On Mnmlny she began tln ,,,. ter term of scheiol at Duxhnrv Cornel . Mrs. Ceoige Clusly has been ,n poor health for the past week O. n. Scott received the news of f e death of his sister Saturelay night Mr-. Oeorge Hartwell, who died nt her home i.. t it ... in 1,'infii, .eirt-s. nun nan oeen in prer health for the past year. Mt Scott accompanied by his siste r. Mr? IM a 'ox, and brother. Edward Scolt le i Sunday evening for Lowell, to nttei the funeral which was blel tber Wedm . day. PLAINPIELD. Arch Batchelder returned from b s trin to Seattle., Wash., on Monelnv night Mrs. Oscar Wheeler H-e,! ,n afternoon after severe suffering fiom t cancer. The whist nartv si t ei.1.1 l.vil,,,. hall on Satuid.iy was attended lo. ibm i six tiibles.-Sehools begat, on Meinelav with the same teae-lieis with the ex ception of the Center, where t.o I'll,,! of Washington lakes Mis Lut'ii Noli. IllgR place Several e-onnle WOnt t., He dancing school nt I2.iM Montnelier or Saturday night. MONTPET.IER. State Auditor lloraee !' Crabata and ed the accounts of M, 12. Soill.e, eount clerk, Nov. 2!) for tlie ipi.it te.r enellnij December 1. The tnt.it disbursement! weie (,'K.Z' ebstilbuted as follow Grand Jur. liei them, tvi.iii me e $l.Si'.70: nfeiees, efe.. (':. I'., w tin . !I,'.1'..S: repor'er H"".''S. ,isi-t,ii,t mdi i J2.ifi.In. The total iice-eumts of IV u. 1 1 . , of the county were tl.27l.'n. md tp,. r penses of Montpeller city court we r $l.l.V.r,5. The expenses of the jail for tn quarter were ?I.2fh.V". Assistant Judges 12. W. Huntley nue 12. R. Wells held a spei i.il , --sion ' Washington count v e-oi.rl Nov "' hear divore-e cases. Fninia II Pr.itt w granted divorce from Calvin C Trit for refusal to suppoit. Tlie parties resiih In Woodbury. Freel L. .le-wett and Miss Myra O. Le May, both of this city, v i re married Neo 29 In St. Augustine's Churel by the Rev. Father W. .1 O'Siilliviu They left on the mail train for a brie wedding trip. Sheriff Frank II. Tr.n-ey Friday re appointed all his eb peties m W astungl r county, with one exception their te-, ,n ol office hiving expiretl nt midnight Th'irs day night. B. R. Crawford of Fist Mi" t-pe-licel elld Lot deMre i re-appointment Those who will serve arotlnr t.er an il D. Camp. H. J. Sl.iyton, W U nuchnrnn of Baire citv. A. L. Ilu'rl J. E. "Wire! of Parre town, L. l.m ot Cabot. J. F. Hastings of Middies J. L. Tuttle. II. P. Wedge of Mom 1 . T. J. I-'errls of Moretown H ' Jin.' ot Northncld. I. O nicker of ria-i ell M. 12. Chase of I1o:;bury F 1 ' m of Wnitsflelil. A. M. Turner of V'mren. C. C. Craves eif Watetluiy Burt Buhl, who has for several nin"i. been employee! on the Brattle oi-o e ml Lenielonderry and Bethel inlroaiI. te. suinid Friday his former posltlcn. ic divlsloa roadmester of the ""entral Vrr lnont. Willi head'jnartcrs In thU citv J P. Kelso, who has held tn.it pe.s tn , h is been tr.insfei i el to Nov I. Conn. Frr.est Fortin of St. Albans bai s - eecdeil Frank 1-2. Do. lac as rnnehn.nl if the Montpeller fi- Wells R.ver 1, ro For the past p; w.irs Air Feot e ha b. In the e-mplov of the water d- i i i i eif the city of St. Allans .mil of lb f tral Vermont rai'way. Miss Hattle Cle-ugh of tl.e le-1 t ' -phone, ex'-hange has rrlgr. , . ,1 1 gone to Washington to l:e-cp i. iit-o f a her Invalid mother. A son was born on Tl- niK-u vn-g u Dr. and Mrs. W. W. l.m k Saturday was a Inin- day n bit k ruptcy court. An additional dividend o' ten per cent, was oreb-md bv 1 II Deavitt. refe-ree. on the Ceihlefgh 1 1 of Northlield. niaUiiig a teital of cent, that das been pah! tei the cr I " An order was reeelve-d from Judge II n Wheeler continuing the order prov I for the payment of a 32 per cent ell. deiiel In the bankruptcy estate of Jo'tr L. Dix of Fast Banc, whose ll.idlllt cf were Jlo.OA Ablerni.in J. S. Haley, trus tee ot the bankrupt csf.ete of D.tnl Kmery. paid Saturday a dlvieend eif 1 per cent, to tlie preferresl creditors. 'I . unsecured creditois will iw iw a eb i ele-tul later. Tlie pre fe'rred creditors ir the b.uikupt I'state- of I'.i-ceunh Brotheri of Montpeller will nNi re- e lve Decemln 12, 1W ier cent, on their claims, 'flic u securoel creditors will not tare- as well Rereree Deavitt eiverrub d the ol j tion of tho protesting creditors 'n In bankrupt estate of Mrs. Julia M K, o and ellschatgeii Mis. Kane from bank ruptc, Tlie tn t mei tiiis of tin creel ten of Clarence S. Martin eif Fast Mump, lier and I. S. .Mathers of Calais wir held but tru-tees were not nppointcil A suit has been bi ought m I'tutee States curuit eoi.it by Michael Pern broke of this clt against Vernon W Jew-etl eif Wrlghtsviile- asking ti.it tl.i iuire-au of patel.ts set isieli a'nl ele. I , - Invaliel a patent granted .Mr Jiwett foi machine for bending metal -crolls usee on polishing iii.ii'hiiiis. Mr Jevve tt w is granted n patent lor this ii.uhim I ' August but Mr. Poniluohe claans prior Invention fend pate nt device. Assistant Judges 1-2. W. Duxbury and L. P. Wells were In town Saturelay to accounts of A. W. l'errm, urer, and th" finance's eif When their examination is of tin saint HuiUl. f of Alieldb's. x e.im no the ountv e re1 the oio t s coninb ti i statement will be Issued. The. assist n t Judges also held a short session e,f e. mi nt which they gr.inte-d a bill foi re fu.- 1 to sufiMirt to laleeu Heiins i rum Kr' i W. Reims of Moislulrld. The usi nlv of the minor -lidd was given to the I ti tinner. The coml also elccie'ed a home steael Inlire'st to the petitioner in the ellvorcn case eif tjertrueb A nswor'h against Olln Alnsworth of Woodbury i e which a dill had been cr.intcd for adm terv. Mr. and Mrs. Frank 12. Croat 1'1V" Issueel curds announcing Hit approa- h Ing wcibllng of Miss 1211m Josephine Grout, their daughter, to Dr Samuel Mitnsdeld Kuans. Tin wedduic 's to occur nt Trinity Church on Thutsd.iy evening, December 11. at eight o clock A ellsaslrous tire was iTiirowly nverti-d at Cabot Satutday morning in the cen ter of the business section of that 1 lage, The fire cauglit from the stove in the store of H.mry llyman and was eon trolled by fire eMlngilhi-rs. The lo-s will not i-vcce-d This store r locatee' hi the Farrlngton block nnd In a ver.v few inouii-nm It would have been de.vond control. Dr. S. N. Could of Ramlolph, prel de'it of the State Spiritualist asunia luutluiird on Mh pmcc'