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THE BURLINGTON FREE PRESS : THURSDAY JUNE 20, 1907.
HAPPENINGS IN VERMONT (Continued from 3rd Par?.) MORSE'S LINE. Mr. nnd Mrs. C. Ij. Alexander ami son of Burlington were In town Tuesday. J. M. Hill wns In Montrnnl over Wednes day. J. M. Hill Is building it telephone lino from hero to St. A rain ml to connect Ills two stores nnd 1ms bought the Clt zons' lino from there running to Stook liridgo oast some 10 miles of here nnd will extend tho Mmc through to Belfnrd giv ing connections with the eastern town ship?. HIGHGATE SPRINGS. Mrs. It. li. Meigs arrived hero last week from Baltimore mid has opened her cot-tatro.- Services were held at tho Union Church hero Sunday. Tho Rev. Mr. Smith of Hlghgajto Center conducted the. ser vices. -F. A. Winters' took a party to IPhllllpsburg 111 his yne.Mt Sunday, Tin largest picnic of the wnmn wns held at RTisslsouol Park last Saturday. n. A. Southard spent Sunday In Fairfax with his family. iiims noi.nr.N on, Jlcals whero others fall. It Is a truo licnlcr, an excellent remedy In case of burns or cuts. No household should bo without a bottle In case of emergency. For salo by F. I Hopkins, Farmors' Ex change, and C. W. Powell, Franklin, Vt.; Cross A Co., C. It. Lyon & Son, Hlgh gato; B. C. Sheldon, Swanton: Dutcher Drug Co., St. Albans: VT.il. Morey, Kast ralrfleld; O. C. Gcnoway, Auburgh. 25 nnd 60 cents bottles. cod.tf. GRAND ISLE COUNTY, ALBT7RGH CENTER. The' Lulles of tho Methodist Church pave :t social at the home of Mr. nnd Mrs "W. A. Soulo Wednesday evening, June 13. MIhs Carrie Hell, who 1ms been visit ing her' sister, Mrs. M. T. Mott. returned to her borne In Swanton Siturday. Mr. nnd Mrs.. J. A. Mullen of Swanton passed Sunday alt "William Mullen's. Mrs. Hor mon Eldrcvl and 'Mrs. John Valentine were at North Hero Sunday. Michael Mullen of Swanton was the guest of his daughter, Blrs. Roy Kickwell, Sunday. Miss Fan nie Hall of Swanton Is the guest of Miss Ixira Brown. Mrs. Mahlon Cronyon passed Saturday In Swanton. Mrs. Nelllo Pierce, who has been visiting- Mrs. L. A. Soule, returned to her homo In Rutland Satur f ay ALBURGH. Mrs Iaii1el Booth received word Satur day fjiat her son, Frank, who Is 111 In jj.arro with diphtheria nnd erysipelas, is paining slowly. Henry Booth, who tins een 111 for four weeks, Is able to bo bout. David Booth went to Swanton Saturday on business. Eddie Young of Jiosfcon visited Mr. and Mrs. Zeb Young last'week. ALBURGH SPRINGS Xr. George Davis of Kansas City., Mo., visiting his mint, Mrs. Beardsley. Dr. fc)avis has not been hero for 15 years. Jterbert Sweet of Chance, Montana, who itvas in town several days la-st week, start rd for tle West Sunday.-Iohn Soulo of Mexico is passing several weeks with his Jrtother, Mlrs. I,. F. Soule. Miss Pnrris (Hill close Jier school Friday. Thursday tfvcrrlng tho school will serve ice cream n the Congregational Church lawn for tho purpose of getting money to buy a new flag for tho school house. All are fcrvitcd. Mrs. Arthur Brlggs of Haverhill, iMass., who hrns been visiting here and in Swanton, will return home the first of this week. Miss Orlbbon will glvo a tnuslcalo at Lockwood's hall in Alburgh fi"uedny evening, assisted by several from 'mt of town, lesi-des the members of her i!ass. Mrs. Clark Pierce of Rutland ha8 jvassed a wnek as the guest of Mrs. I. F. Boule. Mrs. G-oorgo Turner is in Swan ton for modioal treatment. A. H. Harvoy (has takHii Ills neplrew, Mr. Hoyden, as 'partner.ln his business at East Alburgh. f SOUTH ALBURGH. J Xittle Ilhlllp Hazon, who broke his log, fcnd Mrs. William McGregor, who Is suf jtering from neuralgla, are both improving. f-Daoid Boutin passtl Friday in Swanton. '.-Mrs. Gcorgo Fowlor and daughter of tewartton aro visiting ot James O'Nell's. )VV E. Deuel and Bentley A. Darrow wore ttn Burlington Moivaay. Mr. and Mrs. .Warren BuTlelgh ajid Bon of Burlington j?aEsed Sunday at Fred Fefec's. Mrs. bG-enlo Tike haa moved into rooms at Wal tter Hutchins's. Her son, Seneca Pike, i'lbegan carrying mall on the summer free 'delivery route at Isle I.a Motto 'Monday. iJilttlo Hazel 3IIUIke.r is visiting Maa Thresher. Hotwrt Reynolds passed Sim- ittay;ln Champlain, N. Y. ISLE LA MOTTE. jf Iklr, and Mrs. Allen Hall are happy over atho lilrtu of a daughter nnd Mr. and Mra. Kit Fifty over the birth of a pon. Mrs. SMutUo Phelps Deuh and daughter of Kast Orange, N. J., are in town ror mo sum me,r. Jllss Dorothy Hill Is at homo from kchool in Burlington. James Loop is home fofrom school in Swanton. Mrs. J. K. But ter of Burlington and Miss Frances Bpul flock of Romo, Georgia, nre guests of Mr, nd Mrs. N. W. Flsk this week. f GRAND ISLE. ' J. li. Donaldson and W. S. Pearl are enlarging and improving tholr barrm.' tBmery I'araidee. road commissioner is improving the hlghwnys with a coat of gravel, Wells nnd cisterns ara very low And tnony have to draw water. Willis Mlnrkler If able to bo out after a Jong mrd serious illness. Edward Gordon tain taken vnry critically sick Tuesday while doing business at tho ofllco of It. R flamson, tho -town clerk. Hu was taken to tho Mary Fletrhcr hospital. Burling' ton, by Dr. Stylos Wednesday morning, ton. by Dr. Styles Wednesday morning, Ho dld In tho afternoon, following an operation. SOUTH HERO. Tho sixth comtnememnit exercises oif IMaplo 1awn Acnd?my In this town took clae.o in tho Congregational Church Fri day afternoon, June 14, before an audience which fllle4 tho church to its utmost capacity. Tho church was very prettily decorated for tho occnMon wrtn a pro fusion of fenv potted plants, and cut flowers and presented a very attractive appearance. Across the top of tho stage woo th motto of tho clas "Grodatlm audi th Clare banner in tho olas colors maraU gold. On tho stago were oauttxl IP&uApai Mra. W. M. Slovens nnd the rjfuSuaAe: Ray Reuben Allen Ctnr- JcflyJCltv-olentlllc course, and Mnrle '.larlon,olyn, Englleh course, The pro eramme. which was printed in last iweek'H Free Press, ma finely rendered r'Tho salutatory and essay and the orations i nml valedictory by the graduates were of J it. high order and showed careful and ! liorouirh tralnrlncr bv tho nrlnrtnal. Mrs f W. M. Stevens. Tho pleasing manner in I whloli tho cpnay and oraitlonn wero de plnnse. After the. exercises tho lalion of tho town tondored a rooarptlon to tho graduating class, tho alumni and friends at the residence of Juan Robinson. In tho evening tho usual largo audience wnn present to listen to tho class dny exerelnea and concert by Waterman's orchestra. Tho concert was n ttfnt to lovers of good music and tho exercises wore much njoyed. The clarinet nolo try W, H. Sher man deserves spoclnl mention. The nd- drens to the graduates by th Rev. Ocorgo Perry was Interesting and instructive. Twonty-foUT students have graduated rom Maple Lawn Academy since Mrs. Stevens enme to South Hero to reside nd the Indications are that there will be a good attendance this coming fall term. The throe young men graduates Intend to enter college this fall. Com mencement wwk closed wltli a lttit rldo to St. Albans and return on the steamer Tironderogn. Elghty-llvo people from this town attended, Tho day was perfect and the trip very enjoyable. LAMOILLE COUNTY. STOWE. Ebor A. Hill died nt Uiu .homo of Mrs. E. M. Flher, his daughter, Friday after a long Illness. Ho was 7", yearn of nge nnd had lived here for several years. His wife died two years ago. He Is sur- Ived by two sons Orrln of Sin Francisco nnd Ifurton of Watervlllo. Tho funeral was held nt one o'clock Sunday afternoon. G(orge R. Barnes died hero Saturday of pneumonia at the advanced nge of 84 years, Tho funeral was hold Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. C. I MoMnhor. celebrated their silver wedding Friday evening and a large number of friends were present. a party last evening in honor of their daughter, Miss lona, Paul nnd Wilbur Corse of Montpeller nro passing a part of tho summer vacation In Stowe with their father, A. H. Corse. The Misses Inez Smith nnd Clyde Jenney nro visiting Roy Smith In Bethel. U R. Tomtlnfon will go to Boston to-day to Join Mrs. Tomllnson, who Is visiting there. J. C. Luce Is 111 with erysipelas. Cornelius U McMahon and Miss Hattle Robinson of Stowe were united In mar riage by the Rev. F. I.. Iewls Juno 14, ifSS. They were both natives of Stowe and were educated In the public schools. They have since leslded here, Mr. MoMahon lelng a member of the dry goods firm of Miles & McMahon of the Stowe Lum ber company and various other enter prises. Mr. and Mrs. McMahon have been public spirited citizens of Stowe and have hosts of friends here, many of whom called upon the eouplo Friday evening tho Sr.th anniversary of their marriage. The occasion was nn informal one. Stowe Military Hand gnvo a concert, and a plimsant time wn.s enjoyed, Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Russell gave a party at their home at the lower village Friday evening In honor of the birthday of their sister. Miss Viola Russell. Eber A. Hill, awed 74 years, died after a long Illness, the morning of June 14, nt tho homo of his daughter, Mrs. G, N. Fisher, where he had resided for several years. Mrs. Hill died there about two years ago. Previous to coming hore Mr. and Mrs. Hill lived In Johnson. Besides his daugh ter, Mrs. Fisher, two sons survive, Orrln Hill of San Francisco nnd Burton Hill of Watervlllo, Tho funeral was held Sun day, the Rev. II. A. G. Abbe conducting the service. The burial was mode in the LaPorte cemetery In Morrlsrown, George Royal Barnes died at his home at the Forks Friday evening, Juno 14, of pneu monia. He was 82 years of ago ami a native of Rochester, but for many years a resident of Stowe. Ho was throe times married, his first wife being Miss Jnka Simmons, the second MNs Jano Simmons, and the third nnd surviving. Miss Mary Burt nil of Stowe. Mr. Barnes leaves one son, W. M, Barnes of Stowe. The funeral was held Sunday. The Rev, Otto Rnspo of Morrlsvllle ofllclatlng. Tho bearers were E. W. Adams, G. W. Col lins, Oilman Foster nnd Oenrge W. Harris. Among those in attendance were Mr. nnd Mrs. A. J. Thomas of Montpeller and Roy Barnes of Water bury. A son was born to Mr. and Mrs. Mark Poor Saturday. Tho funeral of. Eber A. Hill Sunday wan conducted by the Rv. E. M. H. Abbott, pastor of Unity Church. HYDE PARK. Fred Lllley, who returned from the West to attend tho funeral of bis father Who died recently, died Thursday about noon. He had been a sufferer from con sumption for over a year, going from here to tho West for his health. The funeral was held nt the housa Saturdny afternoon at one o'clock. Tho funeral of Fred it. Lllley was held at the houso Saturday afternoon at two o'clock. Mr. Hamlin officiated. Mr. Lllley was tho son of tho late H. J. Lllley nnd Mrs. Annette Lllley and was about 83 yeans of nge, being Jmrn in Hyde Park, October 14, 1!M. He was educated at tho Lamoille Central Aca demy In this village, and his business career wns In connection with his father In the manufacture and sale of tho famous "Lllley wagon," On December C, IMS, ho married Miss Augusta Bnssott, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William G, Bassett Lllley, survived him. Hu Is also Bassi'tt Lllley, survive him. He Is also survived by his moUior, ono sister, Miss Anna Lllley, and two brothers, Erwln IJlloy of Hyde Park and Benjamin Lllley of Bukersfleld. Mr. Lllley was a member of Mt. Vernon Ijodgo, F. & A, M and Tucker Chapter, R, A. 'M,, of MoTrlsvillo nnd Sterling Lodge, I. O. O. F of Hyde Park. Tho Bird club met Fri day evening on Moss hill whero Interesting papers were read by Mrs. Ooddnrd and Mrs. Culver. Charles E. Luther of Watcrvlllv was in town Saturday, fJcorge Sargent of Johnson visited with his daughter, Mrs. 13. C. Whlto Saturday. George White and wife came to Hyde Park from Mont peller In their nuto Saturday. Mrs. C. H. Pago went to Burlington Wednesday accompanied by Mrs. Flsk of Morrlsvtllo, -Mrs. Dora Atwood of Cam bridge wns hero yesterday. Tuesday -w.is the warmest day of tho season, tho thermometer registering almt 95 at noon, JOHNSON O, A. McFarland was in St. Johnsbury Monday, Mrs. C. H. Stearns has returned from a visit to her sister In Medfleld, Mass. Arthur Stearns nnd friend from Hnnover passed Sunday with his parent hore. The Rev. J. K. Fuller exchanged with tho Rov. Mr. Frost of St. Johnsbury Sunday. It has been several years since the Congregational Church was so packed as It was Sunday ovenlng to hear the sermon to graduates by Mr. Frost. It wns an able sermon and delivered in a masterly manner. Mrs. E, H, Sherwin lias returned from Manchester, N, !!, C. P. Jones 1b the lateHt one to purchase an auto. "Tbo Burglar," a delightful comedy drama, Is to be given at the opera house Friday night. If. K, llolbrook and family passed Sunday with C, E, Holbrook, MORRIS VH.LE. F. O, Lunt has sold his fancy driving liorso to Now York parties for $3.71, Mr, Lunt delivered, Uiu liurto at Burro fur shipment, Orlln I,cnch Is hern from Philadelphia to visit his nieces, the Misses Bugbee, John Weafcr Is ill with tho grip. Ilnrlow Iov!ns enmo from Cam bridge Friday evening to remain over Sunday with Harold Flsher.--W, W. Fair, thinks went to Milton Saturday to at tend the funeral of hl.i aunt, Miss Mnndy Fuller. H. A. Slnylon loft Saturday for Hordentown, N. J., to lie present nt tho graduation of his son, G. Noyes Slay ton. From Bordentown they will visit Amherst nnd Boston before returning homeMr. ami Mrs. A. J. Smith, nnd Mr, and Mrs. George W. Drown nre nt their cottnge at HrcenslKiro. Mrs. George It. Thclps of Fnrgo, N, I)., accompanied by his mother, Mrs. Jano I-nch, went to Irns bitrgh Saturday to rnaln a few days, when they will start for Fargo, whero Mrs, Leach will remain somn time with her daughter. Mr, and Mrs. Fred it. Jowet of Montpeller nre visiting his grandfather, Norman Thomas. Miss Herttm Ransom of Burlington was the guest Saturdny of Mrs. E. H. Olmstend. Mr. nnd Mrs. Edward King nnd David King ot North Troy nro visiting their sister, Mrs. Charles Ellsworth, Mrs. W. M. Fnrr of Bristol and two daughters n,ro guests for n month of her parents, Mr, nnd Mrs. George C. Gould. Robert Hardy of Amherst, Mass., son cf Prof. A.L. ttnrdy, Is the guest of relatives here. W. It. Nichols Is In Mlddlobury. Mrs. II, A. Sl.iyton Is In Burlington with her parents, Mr. nnd Mrs. George B. Lit tle. Robert Hoynton of Rutland Is her for Ihe summer with his grandparents, Mr. nnd Mrs. C. M. Boynton. Miss Fan nie Towlo of Johnson passed Sunday with her parents. Mrs. A. E. Chaffee went to Montpeller Tuesday to be present nt the graduation of her daughter. Gertrude, from Montpeller Semlnnry, tt. B. George wns In Itnrdwlck Monday. Lloyd Robin son returned Monday from Burlington. Principal W. A. Beebe will leave here Monday, June si, for Ios Angeles, Oil., to attenil the National Education association meetlfig July S to 12. Mrs. Beebe will ac company him to Kelley, Iowa, where she will remain during his absence visiting her sister. At the close of the meeting Mr, Beebe will visit San Francisco, Oakland, Stockton, Sacramento, Portland nnd Sea: tie. Miss Bertha Terrlll nnd friend, Ml.ss Sara Holbrook of New Haven, Conn Mrs. Mary Terrlll nnd Mrs. Sarah Hoyt went Monday to Ellsworth, Me., where they have rented a cottage for the sunv mer II. J. Fisher has purchased of A. I Darling the "Darling" house on Summer street. Mrs. Ada Marvin went to Brock ton, Mass., Monday to care for her sister, Mrs. L. S. Marvin. Charles Crossman went to Newport Monday, whero he ex pects to II nd employment. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Cheney went to Orford, N. II. , Monday to visit his aunt, Mrs. O. E. Cor Hss, for a few days. From there they go to Mngnolla, Mass., where Mrs. Cheney will attend the convention of the New- England Pharmaceutical nssoolatlon.- Mrs. Kittle Draper Cook of Hardwick ne companled by Mrs. Nellie L. Pirece of Franklin aro visiting the former's parents. Mr. nnd Mrs, Albert Draper. Mrs. Ever Itt Campbell of Hardwlel: is visiting her father, Albert Whltcnmb. Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Sawyer returned to East Fair field Monday. Mrs. DavlJ Durgan went to Burlington Monday to receive treat ment nt the Mary Fletcher hospital Hnrold II. Fisher went to Amherst, Mass., Monday to talse entrance examinations n Amherst Collage, Mrs. N. B. Blatr left Monday for Buffalo, N. Y for an extend ed visit with her son, C. Francis Blnlr.- Mrs. F. R. Chllds, Mrs. II. M. Gordon, Mrs. E. W. Webster nnd Mrs. Jmes M, Kelley were In Burlington Mondny. Mr, nnd Mrs. Frank Slayton left Monday, Mr, Sl.iyton going to Burlington and Mrs Slnyton to Milton. Mr. and Mrs. W. E Thompson of Springfield. Mass., returned home Mondnv. John McGokin of Eden, who has been assisting Station Agent Kelley, Is succeeded by Mnnrlco Kelley. The Rev. L. L. Chase of tho A. C. Church Is novlng to North Springfield to assume a former pastorate. Miss Alice Patch of Johnson Is the 'guest of Mis Bernlce Kellogg. A party of 23 Is in camp it Elmore. Miss Nlta Ellis returned Monday from St. Johnsbury. Dr. W. T. Slnyton went to Burlington Monday to attend tho meeting of the State board of health. Miss Madge Small went to Johnson Mondny to remain through the commencement exercises of tho normal school. Miss Mabel Brlggs, who has visited Mr. and Mrs. C. T. Morrill for two weeks past, returned to West Danville Mondny. Miss Maud Warren of Bakerslield nnd Miss Eve lyn Manney of Hnndolph are puests of Miss Gladys Brooks. Fred H. Joslyn of Randolph has been visiting Mr. nnd Mrs. E. S. Robinson. Mrs. L. C. Tlllot son Tuesdny visited her sister, Mrs. W. P. Smille in Watorville. Wednesdny she will ro to Burlington to visit R. C. Smith for tho remainder of tho week. Miss Alice Goodspeed of Mont gomery is tho guest of Mr. nnd Mrs. M. P. Maurice. Benjamin Eaton of Hnrtford, Conn., Is with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. M. B. Eaton. A shower party was given Miss Gladys Brooks Mondny evening by about 20 of hur women friends. Refreshments of Ico cream and cake were served. Morlo Alnsworth, the llttlo child of Mrs. Al vlnn W. Whlttemore, died Monday evening nfter a short Illness with epilepsy. A largo number from tho JESTERSONVTLLE The Rev, and Mrs, II. C. Howard have returned from tholr Journey. Mr. and Mrs. Asa A. Raymoro of Enosburgh Fnlls, who were guests at A. J, Thom as's several days tho paBt week, re turned homo Monday, B. Ixing of Worcester, Mnss., was tho guest of At p. nnd Mrs. A. J. Brown Saturday and Sunday. Mrs. Eugenia (Fulllngton) Green of Johnsou was a guest nt II. M. Cornell's several days tho past week. She wns formerly a teacher hero In tho public school. Mrs. William Russln, who died nt her homo In Wutorvillo Sunday morning, wns tho daughter of Henry Fortler of this place. Mr. anil Mrs. A. J. ThomaH attended tho funeral of Georgo Cheney in Belvidero Friday. Mrs. Snnford Heath hns gone to El more, for a several weeks' tny with her dnughtcr, Mrs. Etta Day. E. N. Melvln hns Bold Ills automobile to C. II, Perry. Snturday, there will bo a bnso ball game hero with Sheldon, Tho Rev. II. C. Ilownrd has tendered his resignation ns pnstor of tho Second Congregational Church to toko offect October 1, 1907, Mrs. J. F. Wilcox wishes to thnnk her many friends for their loyal support In tho Frco Press voting contest, Just ended. Mrs. H. W. Thomson of Burlington w,i3 a guesl at A. J, Brown's and J, M. Wil cox's tho past week. Mrs. L.- A. Pago ha returned from Essex Junction. A, M Carpenter nnd F. II, McNally havo gono to Boston. WATERVILLE. Mr. and Mrs, John Dorr visited .their parents at Johnson over Sunday. Mr,s, Martha llussoll fell nnd cracked two ribs lust wook.-iMIss Mabel Miller of Hydo Park visited her uncle, (). O, Kelley, Mon day. Mr. nnd Mrs. Thomas Pnxmun of Berkshire aro passing tho week with their son, T 11. Paxnian, Mr, and Mfcs. II, A, Willcy arc with their aon at preens Iniro. Miss Mamlo Wheolock is visiting JUr. nnd Mrs. Robert Sweet at Morris- town. Mrs. Wntltce I'lerco of IVovldence, It. I., In visiting her husband's parents, Mr. and Mrs. L. C. Pierce. Tbo ball game between Jefforsonvlllo nnd Watcr vlllo horo Saturday was won by Water vlllo, 14 to 0,Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Hill nnd daughter, lAUrn, worn called to Btowe Saturday by tho death of his fattrer, E. A. Hill. Mr. nnd Mrs. Martin P. Nolan of Artesian, S. D., Mrs. Alex Morrison of Burlington and James Mor rison of Fairfax visited George Morrison last week, tho first time Mr. Morrison has met his sister, Mrs. Nolan, In 32 years. Tho following Is nn extract from tho San- bora County Advoc.ito, Artesian, S. D, : "Mr. Nolan was born In Dublin, Ireland, In IS 19. Ho enmo with n friend to tho West Indies and then Into tho Now England Stntes, He hns crossed tho Atlantic four times and the Gulf of Mexico eight times. Ho spent considerable of his tlmo In Cuba and traveled through tho southern Stntes nnd Is ono of the land owners of Tennessee. Ho came to this State In the spring of 1"N3 nnd settled on a claim near where tho city ot Artesian now stands, and to-day ho owns 320 acres of choice nnd fertile land In Sanborn county. Ho has lived on this place most of tho time during tho past 23 years. Iist year ho enmo to Artesian, built a comfortable homo nnd Is now living a retired life. Mrs. Nolan will spend the summer visit ing relatives nnd Martin will visit the "Old Sod," making Dublin city his head quarters." WOLCOTT. N. K. Jones and D. H. Wheeler nt tended tho reunion of Co. E, 3rd Vt.. nt Rtowo Friday. Mrs. V. J. Mudget wns railed to St. Johnsbury Thursday oven lng by the serious Illness of her sister, Mrs. O. S. Coggswell.-Mrs. M. Conant nnd daughter, Mrs. Mabel Tlllotson, nro pnsslng tho week with relatives In Hnrd wlck. Henry Brown wns called to Stan nard Saturday by the Illness of his brother. Mrs. John Scott, who has been ill for mmn time, Is slowly Improving. l"ster Tlllotson of Bomorvllle, Mass., Is visiting In town this week. He has mid his business In Pomenillo and expects soon to go to Los Angeles, Ca. Mrs. Rosle Tlllotson nnd children of St, Johnsbury nro passing the week with Mrs, Mnry W. Tlllot.on.-John McCulllon cf Bethlehem, n. H , visited Miss Ira Smith over Sftnday. Mrs. G. W. Herring has gono to Lincoln, N. II., to visit her daughter, Mrs. Walter Hanscom, In her new home, Mrs. C. W. Jones Is ill. I). It. Wheeler went Monday to Mnrshflold to attend tho funeral of his wife's sister, Mrs. Martin. Report hns It that William Eastman has felj Ms farm and will build In tV ) vlllnse. NORTH HYDE PARK. Mrs. F. M. Westover of St. Albans Is visiting her mother, Mrs. Jackson Tib bltts. Chnrles Parker Is nt home from Lowell, having finished sawing M. L. Tll lotson's stock of lo'gs.- E. A. Wedge has returned from n vir,lt to his mother nt Bolton, P. Q. Mrs. Bertha Swallow, (ne Andrews, of Hvdo Park, Mass., visited the scenes of tier childhood the last of the week. All tho old soldiers in this vicinity attended tho airtual meeting of the La moille Vnlley Vetera1 s" association at Johnson Friday, Mr. and Mrs. Elwln Brown of Morrlsvllle, Edgar and Arthn Foss eft Hyde Park and Miss Foss of John son were guests of Mrs. J. J. Tlbbltts Sun day, the occasion being tho 18th birthday of her youngest daughter. Miss Alice Foss. Iowls Defell of Morrlsvlllo hns pur chased tbo Doland house and Is repairing it extensively. A severe thunder storm ncenmpanled by hall visited this place Tuesday evening. Very little damage ro suited, as crop were rtot far enough ad vaneed. BELVIDERE. Madge Brown and Stella Ingnlls, who nre teaching In Cmftshury spend Fnt urday nnd Sunday nt their homes here. Tho annual conference of the second Advent Evangelical churches of Ver mont anil Quebec was held hern last week. There wns a good attendance and much Interest shown In tho meetings. There were several ministers from nwny nmong them being the Rev. J. M. Orrock of Brocikllne. Mass., the Rev. J. J. Thenk stone, the Rev. A. Wallace, the Revs. Wells and Pears from Sutton, P. Q and tho Rev. J. Champion of Dun River, P. Q. The many friends of Mrs. F. M, Wes com, who underwent nn operntn'ii at the Mnry Fletcher hospital nt Burlington, are glad to hear she Is gaining nicclv ami wilt roon be at home. ORANGE COUNTY, RANDOLPH. Tho high school graduating exercises took place Friday In "DuBols & Gay's hall before, a very large audience. The seven graduates were Robert Sault, Fred Wells Granger, James Edson Fullam, Welby Henry McCollom, Ruble Mae Mil ler, Clydo Nelson Smith and Myrtle Anna Smith. The Rev. X. M. Fowler offered prayer nnd the following progrnmmo wns given: Orntlon on class motto, with salu tatory rank, Robert E. Sault: oration, 'American Forestry," Clyde X. Smith; class history nnd prophecy, Ruble M. Miller; weal solo, Miss Mlnnlo Barour; oration, "Argentina," with presentation -f class gift, a ust of Julius Caesar, Jnmes E. Fullnm; response, Fred C. Flsk, class of K0S; essay, "Popular Superstitions," Myr tle A. Smith; music, orchestra; oration, Colonial Schooldays," Welby H. McCol lom; oration, with valedictory, "America's Industrial Supremacy," Fred AV. Gran ger; music, orchestra; presentation of di plomas nnd short nddress by Mr. Ham; music, orchestra, Tho stngo wns very tastefully decorated In the class colors. green nnd gold. The clnss motto, "IMlm.i non sine l'ulvore," was hung In tho front of the stage, gold letters on u green bnck Uround nnd "R. II. S., 1907" In evergreen wns nrrnngod on yellow at the back of tho stage. Forns, evergreen nnd palms were nlsn used In the decoration. The ilanco following wns well attended and music was furnished by nn orchestra composed of Messrs. Finn nnd Spokeslleld of Hnnover, N, II., Mr. Wnlkor ot Barre, Glenn Bailey, Frederic Dumns nnd Rich ard Grant for both exercises nnd dnuoe. Mrs. Martha J. (Spooner), wife of Wil liam Young, died Thursday afternoon at tho nge of &S years nnd one month. The funeral wns held Sunday nt 2:.10 p. m. at which the Rov. Homer Whlto otllulated. The bearers wero lilwln Young, Lyon Young, Edmund Goo of Montpeller nnd Fred Wright. South Koynltnn. Tho do- censed hnd suffered slnco last December from a liver trouble nnd for tho past fow weeks had not been ble to comprehend much going on about her. Cha leaves three children, Elwln Young of Concord, Mass., Lynn Young and Mrs, Iena Wright of South Royalton, and' ono sister, Mrs. James Cleveland. Mrs. IngalHbn of Beth lehem, Pa and her Motor, Miss Knthnleen Blxby nre with Mrs, Blxby. Mrs, E. M, French hns gono to Ilennlker, N, II, Mrs. B. F. Storrs Is visiting Mrs. E. ). Strong, Mr, ll.im stnrtod for Chicago Saturday aftomoon whorn ho will complete his fotirso In Latin at tho Chicago Univer sity this summer nnd tako tbo degrco of A, M, Miss Frances Winner, second us- H. W. ALLEN & CO. A splendid Store fairly overflowing with tke most beautiful and most wanted wearables for June. A readiness complete real service difficult to find As forceful examples we would mention Tbe Gloves. 16 Button lenrftlt Silk Gl oves sortments of white, light blue, pink and black at $1.25 per pair, instead of $1.50 and $1.75. The prices generally asked for inferior quality. To-day a new shipment of ton length Silk Gloves have first 5 1-2, 6, 6 1-2, 7. Price Vi lenna For evening dress, white with the daintiest of hand decora tions and JLace trimmed cticcts. Price $1.00. Ribbons for Sasbes 29 Cents. A new arrival to-day, bringing to the Ribbon Department the most remarkable value of the season. An extra fine quality of 1 affeta, 6 inches wide, full assortment of colors, including white and black. Price 29 cents per yard. In tbe Suit Department. White Dress Skirts. One of the indispensiblc items of dress for June and to be had here at very small cost Made of every bit cotton but with the effects and wearing qualities of lin' en. Price $1.25, $1.88, 2.00, $2.75. Misses and Children s "Ahite Dresses. The pink of perfection for the June requirement and more than all ready-to-wear made of fine white lawn, right for ages 8, 10, 12 and 14 years. Dutch neck and short sleeves, daintily trimmed with Valenciennes laces and Swiss embroideries. Priced at $3.25, $3.75, $4.50, $5.00 and $5.75. White Lawn Dresses. A very prominent item and one which offers greatest returns for a small investment. Nobody ever has too many sheer white dresses during the Summer months, especially at these prices, $2.90, $3.75, $5.00, $5.50, $5.75, $6.50, 6.75 to $11.00, ' Dresses which can be compared with custom work of three or four times the cost, prettily trimmed with fine Valenciennes laces or Swiss embroideries. No more interesting June features than the Special Sale of Leather Goods. The prospective travelers will be serving their best interests by visiting this department early. f - Highest Grade Sole Leather Suit Cases, Hand Trunks and Traveling Bags at small cost. H. W. ALLEN & CO. slstant In tho high school, has gone to her homo In Mlddlcbtiry. Mlss Dcsier Motil ton has gone to Boston for a brief visit. Dr. Augell distributed the diplomas In stead of Mr. Ham Friday night. Fred Freeman of South Royalton passed Sundny at G. W. Panton's. V. N. Jord of Canton, N. Y Is In town. Mrs, Charles Bent and son, have gone to to New Haven, Conn., whero Mrs. Bent will vhlt her husband nnd William, has found emplojment. Mr, nnd Mrs. Frank Roberts nnd grandson of Bethel nro guests of Mr. Charles Whltten Stewart Whitowlok ot New York Joined his friend, Henry Vail Saturday, and they started for Pomfret Monday for a few dnys. Tho quarantine hns been removed from the house of John Monde, whose two children, John nnd Ellen, have hail the scarlet fever. Miss Ruth Draper, who came home to attend tho graduating exercises, returned to her school yester day. Mrs. James C. Walker Is with her mother, Mrs, Draper. Miss Ella Browncll, who has attended tho high school, returned to Pomfret Monday Miss Jessie Cliedel going 'with her for a short visit. Harrison Thayer of Ksex Junction, who has been visiting hH gran.l- motlier, Mrs, Austin Smith, w nt to Saxtons River Monday to attend com menfoment. Jnmes E. Fullam has em ployment in the store of J. F. Iinison Robert Sault lias gono to Hanover, N. II., to tnko entraneo examinations for Dartmouth College. Mr. and Mrs. O. M. Oaks went to Bethel Monday I'm1 a short visit. Mrs. Ruth Williams of Lebanon, N. II., Is with Mrs. Alloo llrncn for the summer. II. R. Rlford died Sim diy mm nlug, Philip Rlford Is at homo from Hnnover on account of the death of his father. Mrs. Pres'ton and daughter, Miss Myra Freeman, went to Burlington Monday. Mrs. Homer V.iII went to Mihscii.i Springs, N. Y Monday to bo treated for ; Hiniinmllmn Sim lin. onfrornrl .., full and has not been iiblo to walk nt all. Mr. Vnll accompanied her.-Odrs, Mlnar l of Montpeller, who has been visiting at Joseph Mlnard's returned Monday. Mrs. Burney McCarron of SI. Albans, returned there Monday after n short stny In town, Mrs, Homer Whlto Is passing two weekl in Burlington nnd Enosburgh. Tho Rov. Samuel Knowles of Lexington, Mnss., the former pastor of the Baptist Church, Is In town to remove his family to I.exlng ton the last of the week. Tho Rev. E. N. Weber. Frederick Leeds and Luke Irish havo gono to Burlington to attend the diocesan convention. Mrs, W. R. Clark nnd daughter, Lucln, of New Haven, enmo Monday to tnko up their summer nbodo nt Ed, Brook's, -Mnrjorlo Iine of Mt. Ver non, N, Y., Is with Mrs, Justin Mniilton. Welby McColliini has employment wltM Towksbuiy .v Raymond. Mr. nnd Mrs, Fred Wright have returned to South Roy alton after attending tho funeral of Mrs, William Young. Tho household goods of G, M. Oaks wcio shipped. U Hinsdale, N, I and bountiful, offering a in any City. of tts finest kinds in full as beautifully embroidered 16 But showing, black and white. Sizes $2.75. lauze rans. non-shrinkable white materials. H., yesterday. Mrs. W. P. Flint returned from Northfleld yesterday. Miss Evelyn Manney has gono to Morrlsvllle, to be bridesmaid at the wedding of MKs Gladys Brooks. Miss Blanche Judd of South Strafford has been visiting nt Dr. Rum rlll's. Jackson V.ill, Arthur Galarneau, Harry and Albert Marcott went to Seven oaks cottage, Masconu lake, Enfield, N. H yesterday for nn indefinite stay. Mr. and Mrs. Elwln Young returned to Con cord. N. It., yesterday. Miss Edith Gran ger started for Randolph. Mass., yester day, where she intends to attend Thayer Academy the following year. Her mother, Mrs. M. E. Granger, will go In two weeks. Miss Evelyn Denny, who has been pus Ing a few dnys at G. C Smith's In Brook field, returned yesterday. A party of 12 girls, Myrtle Smith, Evelyn Denny, Eunice and Julia Slack, Florence Oney, Mntle Holslngton, Marguerite Hud son, Iena ICllburn, Edith Blnnchard, Flor ence Howard and Ruby and I'na Allen will start for Silver lake, Barnard, to-dny for n two-weeks' outline, They will occupy a cottnge belonging to Mrs. Harrington and will have the uso of her steam launch. Mrs. Silas Howard goes ns the cook -.nd Mrs. I". J. Blanchnrd ns chaperone. On April 20, the girls gave a play, "Tho Hunch of Roses," from which they cleared Itt.G" with which to pay their expenses on this camping expedition. The funeral of II. P. Rlford was held In Bethany Church Tues day nt 3:&l p, m, Tho Rev. E. C. Clark of East Hnndolph olllclated assisted by tho Rev. W. T. Sp.niiawk. Appt-opriito music wns furnished by Mrs. Grace Brooks -.ml Miss C. Knto Howard, with Miss Edith Mnrcott nt tho organ. The bearers were Earl Rlford, Chnrles Rlford, Percy Rlford nnd Philip Rlford. The de ceased, who was In his i'.2nd year, for the past four months had suffered from Brlght's disease nnd for the past week was kept under the Influence of morphine so grent was his suffering. Ho leaves a Wl TO, SIX Oil lllroll. Iv.1 T Of hOUt n Ml tlClOlpll, iharlos of Arlington, Mnss., Percy of liist I Hnndolph, Philip of Hanover, N, H , '''"J'1' "t home nnd Ruth ot Iikeport, N. 1 JI- nd two brothers, John Payne of DunFtnble, Mnss., nnd William Payne of Ixis Angeles, Cnl, Those present from out of town were Mr nnd Mrs. Silas Jew ett,' Mr, and Mrs, John Payne nnd Miss Lottie Ladd, Miss Ixdn Jones has gono to St Albans, Lester Ixvmb, who has work ed In tho Randolph bakery for some time, has returned to his home In Warren. Miss Lllla Jcrd Is working nt Arthur Vaughn's, -Mrs. John Pratt nnd Mrs. Addllo have gone to Burlington for two weeks. While Mrs. Goorge St. Lawrence wns calling on Mrs, John Pratt at Meadow farm Mondny, the horse became frightened nt a passing tmln nnd run, overturning the buggy nnd dragging Mrs, St. Lawrence quite n dls tnnee. No bones were broken but sho wns badly bruised. BROWNINGTON CENTRE Mm. Henry Dwycr was qulto 111 last week with kidney trouble -Mrs. Joe Young Is visiting her brother in Canada. oft lti tho mill at the landing while nt work. Roscoo Smith and Besslo Mon toith aro at home from school nt Barton ianuing. Gladys Marshall Is ill with the mock measles.--Mrs. Caroline. Scrlo has returned to her home in I'iinoxvllle, P Q. T t T t ..... ....v. ... . n, ifjnir tiiu iniren's of a son, born May 2T,, Children's day ex erclses will he held at tho Methodist Church at Evansvllle Sundny.- Gf org Hunt Is moving his goods to tho store house until ho can get n tenement They will move Into rooms at Henry Dudley's ai uarton Landing for the present. BRADFORD. Mr. ami .Mrs. u. w. Brown were called t ri Urtfln rvflrtl.t 1 i . death of her mint, Mrs. A W Slerper - .j. 11. in iiui'i ,s vismnsr -Mr nn, Mrs. C. X. KtenlipiiRrin nt U'i,.,..i.. Mass. Miss Anna MelJUffee nt NVw Mil' ford. Conn., and Miss rtnlilr. nt st ti,nu. bury nre guests of Mr, nnd Mrs F A W-nM,... M.. T.-.l..- ft..-. , Miss Eva, nro guests of Miss Helen B.ltv bltt In Montpeller this week -A parti of young people left Mondnv for a tHn to tho Jamestown exposition R A. Child of Springfield, Mnss., cnlled on friends hero last week Mrs Hattlo Itrock Is nsslstlng In the millinery store of Ira f ir Ci.ll. rl I., rr- ' - -..-. .in.-,-, m if i 'mrP' ton nt work In J. E. Hunt's store week. Mr. and Mrs. J jt Taylor and son, Wesle;-, nre in Boston for a frv days. W. E. Govo Is In charge of J M inyinrs urug sinrc miring nts nnsence ..n.-.T j.ii.-ii .,! Winn-,- in , ,in ur uge, Mass., Is visiting Mrs. L. F Hale BROOKFIELD. Friday morning Mrs. Frei man R,"hnr l son died nt her home in East Brookllnll Sho hnd been 111 for a long time wp Brlcht's disease, suffering a grent dn since spring. The funernl was held nt hrr home Sunday, tho Rev. D. H Strong officiating. Mr. and Mrs. W II Richard son or unrro attended the funeral, itfi Mr. and Mrs. Huntington Mabel li,rk of New York city Is v'slt'ng "Mrs. Na thaniel When tley, Mrs, Georgo N'ewell passeu away i-riuay nignt after many weeks of Illness. The funeral was held Monday nt her late home Tho cadets from Norwich Vnlverslty camped near tho village pond Thursday ntgit on their way to Northfleld. There wero about 1 5 cadets, including several frorr 'his towi Dr. Edward Spraguo and family jf Barro passed Sunday In town. RANDOLPH CENTRE. Seventeen members of the gradua' class of tho normol school with Pr pal Morrill and friends , making a p.-i of 25, started on a week's trip to Wa Ington, D. C, Friday -Mrs. S. C Vo" nnd daughter, Luelnda, who have be , illness, reiurneu nome .iionunv ."r, Ural ATrc Tnrin Tnhtn nnil ,1i itr-lvter- mc rl Satnrdav and Siindnv with Mq narens at Etna, N. II The Rev E. N Webber and Luke Parish went to Burllngt n Mon day to attend the State Eplsoval con vention. Mr. nnd Mrs C. r Wl itr, who have been visiting In Manchester N It , returne.1 home Frldav Carl Sm tb, w' 2 is working in New York In tl e n ,tnno- bllo business, has been in town th pi week. Sadie Kent and Nettle Pern' r tl .-111 IIK I'Jll. l.lll 1,1ft,' 111 i'l' .1 .1 IIIUftL' ' . 1 1 exposition before returning R. M De mon nas purcnasea tne utis hmitn rami lately occupied by Frank Durkee Mis-- Minnie Tll.trlrrnt. l-.nr.n ,nnt.tn summer vacation. ORLEANS COUNTY. WESTFIELD. Homer P.. Hitchcock was marrkTl Sat- ItfrT.ll. A.'At.ltio. T.,. IP. . .. T ,111.... .eweu ot .Montreal ai tne uome or tne lirlfle'u cltatfr Mrc nt nt" 'Pi-nv .tie Tlnv F. A, Jenkins performing the ceremony hn.nn .....l M,.a t III o.,.l . li. lien .inn I. li i ni tins ni.ipn nun .Mr. and Mrs. Kvnrts ot Troy were pre- ent. After the eeremonv refreshments were served. The bride wis gowned n wniie suit, .Mr. nnu .Mrs liitcncocu w"i live in the lions.- Mr. Hitcbcock has t JIIW.HIIIl OIHU III MJlll' I M.'ft IM'tl- ll-ii- rled by the Rev. i". A Jenk'ns at the of Troy were married nt the Congrega tional JKir.-IIIIJlKl, I'.Y HIT Jll-' l ,- Ucll- burg, N. Y., recently visited her sister, Mrs. F. A. Jenkins. Fred ,"iee nnd intniiv oi oo.isiocK, u . art v mi"i of T.-ti llMirn'e ll IV. -nil r tlrmvr completes her first year at t'te Johns n Normal school this week an 1 returns i .1.. r.li,n. 11' .nnnn miniii unit ram v ot H.irion raw -icon spending a few davs with M r.it'if w T, r.M.,1.. f Mil!., A I aa V.lt Gilpin, who have been nttrmiing s-1 wi the home of their mohov. Mrs Y B fi"- nln fce TT T T 1 1 hf Iflf PVlintq tl IT 1 Ir. llilrllni-ten nevf -i-e, k to attend tc H,,..ll.nl nnllnn..-, nrl .ln-llll,!' V Al-I-I '..If llt-tlll1 IWtH-V,1 I. ',"""1 . ,1 mlin. TT TI T nuTflirft lniniT fl IHI-ll ' T . rt rri,,. T.. TT- A niwn rt or Barton .mi ing. j 'irvsi' 11 Newport nnd Miss Edith Ba1"h are ex pected to be present and have parts - Mrs. Berthn Clark of Glover and son i.nr.- mmcle rt Mr. ClAl'nn PllllTrS List Saturdav. sirs. Klin mint of .rivtiort is i.Lln,. .(.In- M-c AT f. Tlttrttl.W The C. E. society have organized with tho following officers: President. Mrs Lilian Wright: vice-president, the Rev M. W. Firman: corresponding secretarv Maude Mills; treasurer, II B Hl'cbrick chairman of the committers I inkout, Mrs. f. A. Jenkins: prayer meeting t'v Rev. F. A. Jenkins; missionary Mrs A P. Rider; social, Mrs. D C Wiodwarth: music, Mrs, Lilian Wright, home nnd v1 siting, Mls Mildred Bell, there nre active nnd 13 asroclnte members Tho Woodmen will give a promenade nnd dance In the town hall Tuesday evening, Jilne 2."i. Ice cream nnd cake will bo ferved The bovs hnve organized n bnso bill cluh with Will Kelly nnunger. They will open the season by croslsng bats with the North Troy team June 2 A brown tail moth was found June 16 tn tt,n rose bushes at D. E. Wright's, the first ono that has been seen In this vicinity. NORTH TROY. F. B, Hammond his returned from tho Jamestown exposition. His wife and daughter remain for a time In Athens, West Virginia, with their daughter, Mrs, Vermillion. Miss Brnnnon of the Stntn of Georgia Is ngnln n visitor nt the homo of Mr. nnd Mrs. J. L. Lewis -The fun eral of Stephen Page was held Friday nnd the Interment was mndo In the vil lage cemetery. He was 75 yonrs old, ORAFTSBURY. Itnzen Road Pomona Orange mot hew Saturday about 2M taking dinner- Tim forenoon was taken up with Grange w lit, (Continued on lSUi I'ukc.)