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THE niiniilNGTON FREE PRESS AND .TIMES: THURSDAY, .irXK 1(5, 1010.
HAPPENINGS IN VERMONT (Continued from pge 2.) 3'Nolll win trying to pawn n diamond ring for a pnlr of shoes la.t Friday In Morris Hanson's utore, when Sergeant Lewis nppenrrtl on the scene nnd secured !ho diamond, O'Nell was Immediately placed under arrest nt the fort. 1cwls earned that O'Neill had been very free R'lth money of Into nnd asked the Ioc.il polro to watch lilm. Sergeant Lewis was fobbed of diamonds to the amount of $1,053 ind some cash last winter. The diamond Ihat O'Neill had wns valued nt , for .vhlch he clalmii to have paid $5. He could not tell the name of the man from whom V purchased It. William King was Monday arraigned In municipal court on tho ehnrgo of as lault with Intent to kill nnd In default t liJ0 ball ho was remanded to Jail to iwalt the action of county court. Frank Pate was fined K and costs for breach of .he peace, which he paid. Fred Campbell f Burlington was lawyer for Kins nnd f. J, Eniiaht appeared for Pate. The mlx in (iccnrrrd Inst week nt tho home of fate cm West lane, when Pato and King's (o were stabbed. At tho repi.bllcnn caucun Tuesday the following delegation was elected to the State convention. While thy are not pledged, they favor F. O, Fleetwood for governor: Fred M. Wolcntt, George I. Nash, Theophlle Slmaid, to choose their ivvn nltf mates. The district delegates follow. L. W. Ravlln, A. L. Wheeler, riieophllo Slmnrd, to choose their own at .ernntes, HINEBBURG. Tho commencement oxerclres of tho nigh school were held In the town hall last Friday evening, The follow 'ng graduates rendered essays or ora tions; Lucy Belle Pierce, Mary Anne Dwycr, Icnzn Eliza Frozler, Franklin Horace Isham, Helen Edith Hallock, Vernon Thayer How. Maud Trney of tho grammar school pave n recitation, after which the Rev, Richard Owen, jastor of the Congregational Church, delivered an address on "The Com panionship of Books." Superintendent France presented diplomas to tho graduates of the high nnd grammar fchools. Tho closing exercises of Miss Patrick's and Miss Wook's schools wero held Friday afternoon in the O. A. H. hall. Mrs. Prindle, who has been visiting her sister. Miss Addle Ray, has returned to Burlington. Miss Ernestlno Bristol of Vcrgenncs Is visiting Lucy Hollo Pierce. Kenneth Lewis fell from a tree last Frlady ifternoon striking upon his head. H Is reported he Is In a precarious con dition. Miss Althea Ruol and Alfred King wore married in Rutland June 3. Mr. King has employment In Rutland, where they Intend to reside. Frank 7. Ryder has secured employment for Ihe summer at the Hotel Wentworth. Round iJike, X. Y. Harold Ryder will be omployed by Harvey Buck at Basin Harbor Lodgo on Lake Champlaln. Mr. and Mrs. Rufus Patrick nro par ents of a son, born Thursday. Miss May Murray and James Ogden of Boston nt ndcd commencement In Barre the past rvcek. Charles Terrlll has returned from Boston nnd hns employment In Charlotte. -Frank Chapman Is In Htowe. Miss Helen Dwlre, a nurse at the Mary Fletch er hospital, and Mrs. Clifford Lewis of Brnokfleld are the guests of their mother, Mrs. Josephine Dwlre. Miss Lizzie Bald win of Burlington passed Friday and Sat urday with relatives. Mr. and Mrs. James Sanctuary has returned from Knosburg. Grant Barker of nurllngton was In town Friday and Saturday. Miss Margaret McKenzle, teacher In district No. 10, had a picnic at Lake Iroquois Fri day afternoon for the pupils and their friends. Miss Genevieve King has re turned to Shelburne after teaching a suc cessful term of school. The graduation exorcises of the high school passed off nicely Friday evening. The hall was flll td. Mrs. Joslah Barker and daughter, UKs Grace of Burlington, are at her fan's, William Barker. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Andrews of Shelburne parsed the week end In town. Mrs, Joseph Sprngue ind son, Howard, go this week to attend he graduation exercises at the Randolph normal school, her daughter, Miss Celln Sprngue, being one of the graduates. William Greenleaf of Mlddlehury College was at home over Sunday. Children's any was observed Sunday In the Meth odist and Congregational Churches. The school at Rhode Island Corners sinned Frldny with a picnic at Hlnea burg Pond, Theie were 23 pupils registered the past term,, with an av trage attendance, of over 20. Those rvho were present every day were Genora Kenyon, Frederick Lyman, Altha Magee, Claude Sprague, Lucille, .eslle and Ita Tllley. ESSEX JUNCTION. Klmer T. Thompson and Miss Flossie lltxnndcr of Fort Ethan Allen were mar led Friday afternoon by the Rev. Dr, f, S. Goodall nt his residence. There will be a considerable change In tho teaching force of tho schools the next year, Principal Tebbets of tho high school, Miss Heford of tho ninth grndo nnd Miss Mary Wright of the Intermediate having resigned. Misn Barton, high school assistant, Misses Holley, Hay and Atherton of ihe primary grades are to remain. The J. E. Hunt real estate agency ias sold for Sarah K. and Luther Rnv !ln of South Burlington their property In that town to parties from Walden, s'ho will engago extensively In j-""'-try and small fruit raising: constd iratlon, $1,200. Mrs. Allen Martin has gone to the san itarium ot Attleboro, Mass., for treat ment for rheumatism. Tho republican caucus to elect delegates to the district and State conventions wan held Tuesday nvenlng, Guy Bailey was ;hosen moderator and I. E. 'Huntley sec retary. The district delegates are R A, Brown ell, F. W, Hall. S. F. Keeler, J. F. Leach, alternates O, W. Allen, F. E. Allen, H. H, Day and Harry Ayers, They were un lnstructed, The Stnte delegates nrc H. K. Wright, F. W, Booth, C. M. Ferrln, C. W, Bates; alternates It. W. Rice, H, A. Jdd. Wal ter B. Johnson nnd Pennls Burns. They wero unlnstructed as to Governor hut favor Mead. It wns voted to favor the nomination of Guy W, Bailey as secretary of Statu to succeed himself. A town committee for the next two years wn elected as follows: It, A. Ladd, t. E. Huntley and VV. W. Smith, Tho graduation exercises of tho high ind graded schools will begin Sunday with fhe graduation sermon Sunday eve ning1 by Rev, C. C, Adam6 at the Con iregatlonnl Church. Tuesday evening the jraduatlng exercises of the ninth grade ind Thursday evening those of the high ichool, Mrs. C, If. Stewart of Berlin is visiting ler daughter. Mrs. J, M, Tebbetts, Before leaving town the teachers of the ichools presented Prln. and Mrs. J, M, robbetts with a beautiful cut glass vuso. Aliout 49 members of tho Methodist Church gatheied nt th home f Mr nnd .Mr. Uert Mills Tuesday evening and presented them with a hnndsomo oak tocker In honor of tho first anniversary of their marriage, which Is to-day. A meeting or me Woman's Missionary so ciety wns held during tho evening nnd Mrs. L. P. Carpenter wnn elect.,i to-es!. dent to succeed Mrs. Tebbetts, who l.i to lenvo town. .Mrs. Tebbetts wns presented with a beautiful bouquet of American beauty roses. SHELBURNE. Word has been received of the death of Mrs. White, widow of the late Senator White, for many years a lcsldent of Shel burne, Mrs. White died In Now York nt the home of her step son, Cnpt, Georgo White, with whom she resided. The re mains were brought to Shelburne Satur day for burial by tho sldo or her late husband. Henry Stowell, who 1 In camp at Thompson's point, Is visiting his sister, Mrs. W. A. Weed, for a. few dnys. Tho graduating exercises of the Shelburne high school will bo held In the Methodist Church Friday evrnlng. At the close of the progr.iiu the ladles of the church will serve Ira crenm and cake. Tho progtrm Ifollows: Essay, "The Early Drama," Ren E. Itrowe; vocal duet, "Voices of the Past. ' (i-r-iie, Misses Tracy nnd Duhue; esnv, "Child CrlmlmK" Dor othy II Cook, essay, "Choosing im Occu pation," Adele M. Duhue: vocal solo, "Re membrance,' Tlma, Miss Tracy; essay, "Industrial Prosress," Mary A. Pntvln; essay. ".Modern Philanthropy," C. Al fredda Stoddard: vocal solo "Sing On," De.nza, Mis Imbue; essay, "Woman Suf frage In America," Elizabeth M, Thorp; essay, "The Power of Music," Margaret A. Tracy, piano duet, "Hungarian Rhap sodic," Hoffman, Misses Dubuc and Stod dard; presentation of diplomas bv Super intendent C P. Howe. The graduates are: Classical course, Dorothy Hlckok Cook, Adele Marie Dubuc, Clara Alfredda Stoddard, Elizabeth Mae Thorp, Margaret Alma Tracy; English course, Rcna Ks tello Browc, Mary Adah Potvln. Through the united efforts of tho teach er, Mrs. Anna S. Allen, her pupils nnd their parents, n fine tono bell has been purchased nnd erected upon tho Sutton school building. This school now num bers about 49 nnd is having a high re cord for attendance and scholarship. WILLISTON. Tho funeral of Lewis H. Talcott was held from tho houso Friday afternoon nt two o'clock, and was largely attend ed. Mr. Talcott was born June "7, 1KI". He Is survived by his wife nnd son, Frank Talcott, a brother, Jonathan R. Talcott of Oakland, Cat., and a sister. Mrs. Jcrusha Crane of Wllllston. Friends from out of town attending tho funeral vere Mr. nnd Mrs. Charles Root of Mont real, Henry Root of San Francisco, Cab, Mr. and Mrs. George L. Pease, C. W. Brownell, Mayor Burke of Burlington, Mr. and Mrs. Homer Wright, Mr. anil Mrs. William Whitney, Mr. and Mrs X. B. Douglass of Ess-cx Junction, Mr. and Mrs. E. Freeman of Richmond. The Ladles' I'nlon Aid society held their rummage sale Wednesday afternoon and evening, June I.'. Children's day will be observed Sunday, June W at H o'clock In the Methodist Church. Children's day will bo observed nt the Federated Church Sunday, June 19. Op portunity for baptism will be given. Chittenden Clark returned Friday from Poultney for the summer vacation. Miss Beford of Essex Junction has been visit ing Amy Metcalf. Elliott Miller of Iowa spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Bumell. Charles Nichols of os Angeles, Cal., who Is visiting his mother, Mrs. Martha Nichols, Is spending a few days In Jericho. Mrs. O'Hara of Chi cago, III,, is a guest of Mrs. Martha Nichols. Mrs. Carlyte Brown of Chicago, 111., who has been visiting Mrs. Ethel Guptll In New York, arrived Tuesday to spend the summer with her father, .1. E. Metcalf. Mrs. B. C. Johnson N better. Mrs. A. R. Page Is 111, C. D. Warren is building a garage. UNDERBILL. A daughter was born to Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Palmer June 11. Mrs. C. W. Graves has returned from Burlington, where she liar, been several weeks for treatment -Flag day was observed by the ladle- of the W. K, C. A program prepared bv t'lo patriotic Instructor, Mrs. Hattle U P.i'm er, v hh carrlfd out. Readings by Mrs. Humphrey nnd Mrs. Hale and a poem hy Mrs. Palmer, written for the on a inn, were followed by singing of pain .tic songs. Tho graves of tho deceased mem bers of the W. R. C. were dc-ro'Mied, A pleasant feature of the afternoon was a surprise party for Mrs. D. W. Knght, who hns been the faithful and efflr lent secretary of the corps for several e.irs. A gift was presented to her from the coips. The occasion was also Mrs. D, W. Knight's birthday. WEST MILTON. G. W. Granger visited his sister In Huntington Friday nnd Saturday Mr. and Mrs. Fred Sweeney have returned to Colchester. School closes this week for the summer vacation. UNDERBILL CENTER. Fred Marlowe is nt home from Montpeller. Mr. nnd .Mrs. Silas Chase of nurllngton nro visiting relatives In tovn. Robert White went Fliilay to lxlt icla tives In Stowo nnd other point In La moille county. Oliver Farnham, who was In the hotel business here about ."0 years ago, died Juno 1 at his home In Shore ham, aged about TO years. MILTON. The memorial t-eivlce of tho Odd Fel lows and Reheknhs was held at their hall Sunday nt two p. m., tho Rev. L. L. Holmes of Georgia delivered the address, a double quartette consisting of Mis. C. K. Bcldon, Miss Bertha Hancy, the Misses Grace and Ruth Phillips and Dr. L. C. Holcombe, O. H. Helver, C. L. Parker and N. E. Phelps sang threo selections. After the service tins graves of the deceased members were decorated. Miss Gladys Phelps of Burlington is nt her father's, N. E. Phelps. Tho Women's association of thn Congregational Church held their annual meeting and elec tion of officers with Mrs, J H. Herliam, Wednesday afternoon. O, D. Hervey nnd Mrs, Alvnh Holmes and Mrs, O. II. Hcw ey went to Hnrdwlek and Johnson In Mr. Hewey's automobile last week. Mrs. Louise Nye of Johnson returned with them nnd Is thn guest of Mrs. George Mlnckler. Arthur Phelps of Richmond spent Sunday at his fathei-'r, x, E. Phelps. Mrs. C. A. Pratt hns icturned from a visit with hnr daughter, Mrs. J. A, Drew, at Runney, X. H. Alex Hang has finished work nt Burlington nnd re turned hqme. Walter Brush went to Burlington Monday where he has a posi tion. At the republican caucus held In Hard ware building hall, Tuesday evening tho following delegates were elected to both the State and district convention: H. H. Beemnn, F. E. Rogere, II. C. McXnll, M. J, Perry; alternates, R. J. Robinson, C. t Frlsble, G, X. Wood, C, A. Pratt. Tho delegation was solid for Mead, but wero unlnstructed. Mr. and. Mrs. Juan Rob inson and Mr. and Mrs. Horace Wnds worth of South Hero, were the guests of Mr, and Mrs. George Mlnckler Hundny Hay Coburn and Edith Lucia wero mar lied In Burlington Tuesday, The remains of Lucius Hcddlng, who dlad at the homo of his ron, A. A, Hcddlng, of valvular dlreuso of the heart, were taken to Hl lenhurg, X, V,, Tuesday morning on thu early train, for Interment. They wero ac companied by his son nnd bin daughter, Mrs. Frank Georgo Poppln has returned from Bolton. Mrs. Lucia Powell, Miss Isabel Ashley nnd Miss Harriet Rogern spent Wednesday and Thursday at Mr3. Powclls's cottage at Mnlletts Bay, WESTFORD. O, II, Rnwson or Newport nnd Mrs. L. K. Humphrey and Mrs. P. F. Mahnn of Burlington worn the guests of Mr. nnd Mrs. E. H. Ruggles Inst week, The Row Mr. Kidder went to Montpeller Tuesday to nttend thn Stale Confcnnce of Con gre':iii!.i'ia! t hurt b --Two nrir- i-lmcld be corrected In last week's news. Tho body of Mrs. Farnsworth was brought hete for burial, not the baby. The nntno of Mrs. John E. Rico should appenr na a dnugnter of tho late T. B. Tyler. Next Sundny will be observed ns children's day in the .Baptist Church,TT, T. Fay, W. W. Klmbn" - r In, u. Allen Were elected t . ..oilcan town committee Hnt- urday evening. Mrs. Harry Gownrd and George Tyler have returned to Boston after attending the funeral of their father. Thomas B. Tyler. JERICHO CENTER. Mi!.. Harriet II. 1 lirrirln.i. who h.n; i,nnn spending tho wlntei in making u ten days' visit at her sister's, .Mrs. Gertrude Jordan. The graduating rcrcircs or me grammer and high school grndes of the town 'schools u in i, h.i,i Jointly at the Congregational Church In this village Thursday evening. Barton's orchestra of Burlington will furnish tbn nuisle. nnd it Is expected tbnt Judge t .H. t-tiimer win give the ndd.-es. After the exercises at tho church, there will bo a reception to the graduates and tnests n village hall. II. G. Brown Is building new oarns on tiie ! rench plnce recently bought by him. F. A. Fuller nnd G. C. Hlcknell attended a to-unlon of their old army comrades at Johnson, Tuesday. Miss Robinson of Canada arrived In town Friday last to spend the summer wl'h 'Miss Man- Melkle. The 11m'. fi. II. T?nr- num went to Montpller Tuesday to at tend tho ,cislonri of the Vermont Con gregational Convention held at that pl.vo this week. Ho will go from there to New Ilavcn. Conn., nnd other Ne- Fhicinmi places to spend a two or threo weeks' vacation. All's Gertrude Itanium return ed from Mt. Holyokn College Monday for the summer uicatlon. -Ml-s Helen Bolger Ls home from her school In Barre for tho summer. JERICHO. P. S. Bullock Is seriously 111 with pneu monia. Miss Dorothy Meni.s of Table Rock, Penn., who has been visiting Miss Sadlo Foster for several weeks, went Monday to Milton to visit relatives. Carl Dny of New York city Is visiting his chil dren nt the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. 11. II. Day. Mrs. Harriet Kinney and Miss Alice Kinney returned Saturday from Hyde Park, where they visited Mrs. Kinney's sister, Mrs. Bailey. Tho grad uating exercises of the grammar school will be held In school hall Friday even ing at eight o'clock. The children of tho Congregational Sunday school will ob serve children's day Sunday with exer cises at twelve o'clock. J. Allen Clerkln and daughter. Lillian of Burlington, and Mrs. Fanny Clerkln of Hyde Park were In town Monday. Mrs. X, H. Goodwin Is In Montpeller attending the commencement exercises of Montpeller Seminary, her son. Willis, be ing one of the speakers. Mr. Goodwin expects to enter Xorwlch Fnlversity In the fall. Mrs. Ellen Perclval has return ed from a few weeks' visit in Burlington. -Schools throughout town close this week for the summer vacation. Miss Norrls, who has been nt C, M. Johnson's for a few weeks, has gone to Burlington. Alton P. Safl'ord hns returned from a business trip to Berkshire. Mr. nnd Mrs. . G. Nay have returned from a visit with her sister, Mrs. Ooddard, and other relatives In Canada. George Howe has lK-en at home from the university for a few days. Miss Mildred Buxton of Cam bridge was In town over Sunday to as sist In the children's day exercises nt tho Baptist Church. Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Nay and children of Burlington spent Sunday with her parents, Mr, and Mrs. B. G, Brown, EAST CHARLOTTE. Mrs. Alfred Payne of Cornwall is pass ing a week with her mother, Mrs. D. O. Foote, who is seriously III with appendi citis. Miss Ijou Jackman has gone to Randolph to be present at tho graduating exercises of tho normal school. Mrs. R, C. Beers is spending tho week in West ford with relatives.--Airs. Arthur Whlto has gone for a two weeks' visit to her former homo In Londonderry, N. H. The Rev. Thomas Davison has gone to Whit ing to attend the Baptist association meeting. Ho will preach the annual ser mon this year. The delegates from this church aro Mrs. Phoebe Eno and Mrs. Malcolm Thorpe, Mrs. Davis, who has been boarding with Mrs, Lucy Jackman the past year, has gone to Milton to visit Mrs, Johnson, her mother, who Ls 101 years old. MILTON BORO. A boatload or lumber was unloaded at Camp Rich Fi Iday. Joel Farnsworth of Colchester wns nt Camps Watson and Bonekii Inspecting telephones Friday. Elmer Martin missed his valuable bull last week and found him dead In tho ledge. A deer was seen nenr the Martin place Friday night, and a doo nnd two fawns on Beebe hill recently. William Fmntis of Burlington 'has bought the stock of groceries of Karl Ayer and took possession of the store Thursday. A few from hero attended the Odd Fellows' 'Memorial service at Milton Sunday. BOLTON. ' 'The first commencement exercises of tho Holton graded school, held Thursday evening, June 9, were very successfully curried out. Addresses were given by State Superintendent llason Stone, Judge E. W. Huntley and Superintendent L. E. Prior. Following the graduation, n re ception for the graduates was held at tho homo of A, G. Stevens nt which over W were piesent. Music was furnished by tho following: Violinists, Verne Fogg of Waterbury, Mr. liunket of Bolton and l.MIss Annis Barney of Essex Junction; pianists, Mrs. liunkett of llolton and Mrs. Myrtle Palmer of Waterbury; flutist, Miss Annie Palmer of Waterbury. The housa wus piettlly trimmed with flowers a ad the plazr.n wits lighted with Japanoao lanterns. The gue.its wero served with ice cieam and cake. Fayette Stevens, Walter Stevens, Mar); Dllllon, Edward Philips, Willie Limed, Homer McGlnnls, Marlon McGlnnls, Irene Mc Glnnls, U-n Lenor and William Morsetteo are without nn absent or tardy mark for the term. --Walter and Fayette Stevens have been present two terms without a mark. Katherlne Dllllon was present except one day. Elmer Pierce, who hiul rented his f"" and has been working In Vergennes for several weeks, has returned and Is mak ing arrangements for disposing of his goods, after which ho will go t Xobras ka for an Indefinite period. L. Kelly and m ii "I Huntington havo rented and moved to tho S V. Tomllnson farm In the west part of the town. Mrs. Fnnny Muzzy nnd Mrs, II Muzzy visited In Jnnesvltln Inst Thursd.n. The former went to Waterbury Tuesday to visit her daughter, Mrs. Damerltt - -llcsldo tho townspeople and those from adjoining towns, several prominent men nttended tho graduating exercises nt the school house, lust Thurs day evening. Among them wero Superin tendent Prior ot Richmond, Superinten dent Stonn of Montpeller and E, W. Huntley of Waterbury. The graduates were Wnlter Heath Stevens nnd Charlen Lamed. Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Sablns spent the day In Richmond last Monday. RICHMOND. The fnlversnllst Sunday school and friends will Join tho t'liltnrlnli Sun day school of Burlington on Iho un nuul excursion on UiUo Chnmplnln Monday, June 20. Tho V, c. T. V, will meet with Mrs. Genora Wood Tiusdny afternoon, Juno 21, at 2:30 o'clock; topic for the afternoon, "Tho Value of Small Things." Miss Dora Flugg Is visiting In Burlington. Miss Marin Horry, who was one of tho graduates at Denn Acadoiny, Franklin, Mass.. Is vlsllllng at the home of Mr. nnd Mrs. Robert Horry. --Mrs. C. II. Pino enter tained tho Bible class nt her homo Tuesday afternoon. Mrs O'llnrn of Michlgnn la the guest of Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Freeman. Mr. Bngley of Bur lington wns tho guest of Elton Fish Tuesday. ST. GEORCE. Miss Cnirln Banyea of Hlghgato nnd Miss Florence Hubbard of Swnntnn re turned to their respective homes Friday after passing n wed; with Mrs. Earl Ayer. Earl Ayer returned bom,' Thurs day from Milton, where he sold bis stock of goods there to a Burlington party.who taken possession Immediately. ESSEX CENTER. Mrs. M. A, Tracy of Southml.ilstcr, Mass , who has been stopping with Mrs, Garvin, returned home Saturday. Chil dren's day exercises will be held nt the Methodist Episcopal Church Sunday even ing. The local Dramatic club will pre sent the "Country Minister" at the Academy hall Friday evening. Mrs. Al bert Austin has gone to the Fanny Allen hospital for treatment. CHARLOTTE. In school No. 13 the following pupils bod no absent maiks during tho spring term: Raymond Abare, Robert Root Cecil Root, Baldwin Skiff. Charlie Wil liams, Ethel Stebblns, Gilbert Stebblns, Doris McNeil, Nina Tobey. Marlon Cook was absent but one-half day and Lucy Skiff and Stella Stebblns one day. The attendance for the term was OS per cent. Children's day will be observed Sunday. -Miss Bertha Keesu and Mrs. Floyd Keese of Mlddlehury visited relatives In town last week. Mrs. T. C. Hill has gone to Boston to visit her son, Dr. Hill. Miss Kathleen and Winifred Smith are spend ing the week with relntives In Westford. Mrs. Georgo Davis Is visiting bi Bellows Falls. Miss Cora Williams closed a very successful term of school Filday. In the afternoon the lower school united with hers in a party with refrc-huif nts and games.Mrs. George Austin nnd two children from New York Stnto nre visit ing their mint, Mrs. W. M. Spear. The next meeting of the Ornnge, June 2 J, will be children's night nnd tho public nre In vited. Mr. and Mrs. John Williams and Miss Flora Williams visited In Jonesvllle Inst week, Mrs. Carpenter of Chicago has opened her home at McNeil's Ferry for the summer. HUNTINGTON CENTER. Mr. and Mrs. E. G. Norton, Mr. .and Mrs. G. W. Bagley went to Warren the Inst of the week for an automobile ride, Mr. and .Mrs. II. W. Brewster visited in Burlington Monday nnd Tuesday, the guests of A. B. Small Miss Retta Ellis of New York is visiting her mother, Mrs. Cassandra Kills. Mrs. Myram Taft returned Monday after visiting her brother, Hui limit Butts,, at Jonesvllle. Mrs. Emma Moody Is visiting her brother, Charles Eddy, at Ticonderoga, N. Y. Mr. and Mrs. George Sablns of Jonesvllle were guests of Mrs. R. A. Norton Saturday and Sunday. The grad uating exercises of the ninth grade will bo held at the M. W A. hall Monday evening, June 20. Camel's Hump Grange will present "Broken Bonds" in Hines burg Snturdny evening. WEST EOLTOF There was a republican caucus at the Notch school house last Saturday even ing. Arthur Stevens, Frank WINon. El mer Hall nnd P. Gokey wero elected as delegates to the county convention. Mr. Albert Tomllnson went Tuesday to Ox ford, Mass., to visit her daughter. She expects to bo gone two months. Mrs. lxrcu Hill nnd daughter, Edna, of Wll llston are visiting at O. J. llosford's. Mrs. E. Ijicalllnde Is visiting In More town. -Oscar Burns and family have moved to Wlnooskl. Georgo Kellogg of St. Albans was at home Sunday. COLCHESTER. .Mrs. W. W. Smith very pleasantly en teitalned the ladles of thu missionary elrclo at the church parsonage Thurt.day atternoon. Reports ()f tho convention at Waterbury wero given, after which re freshments wore nerved. Mr, nnd Mrs. Erwin Harvey of Montpeller came Satur day night to visit Mrs. Harvey's mother, Mrs. Adln Hlne. Clarence Burnham of North Carolina Is visiting his mother, 'Mrs. A. L. Wheeler. Children's day was observed at the Congregational Church at tho tlmo of the morning service Sun day, A piogram consisting of recitations, class exercises and singing was well given by tho children of the Sunday school. Tho church was very prettily trimmed, the color scheme being white, yellow and green. At the Baptist Church tho morning hour was given up to tho children, who , rendered an Interesting children's day program. All i-chools In town cloe Frldny, Juno 17, The Rev, Sydney Aldiicb went Monday to Newton, Mnsti., to bo gono two weeks, Mrs. Harry Hlondln bus gone to New York to visit her brother and sister. Cm da nm out announcing ho approach ing marriage of Miss Nora Caiey to Ervln Pitts. Mr. and Mrs. G. L. McBrldo of Burlington and tho Mlsse-s Wlckwaro (if Iowa wero In town, Wednesday tho guests of Mr. nnd Mrs. J, M, Wright. There will ho a church service at tho Con gregational Church Sunday night, when leports of the Montpeller convention will be given by the pastor, tho Rov. W. W. Smith, nnd J, M, Wright, delegate to tho convention. Tho usual Sunday morning service will lie held. FRANKLIN ST. ALBANS. The Franklin County Fair association has two new directors In E. A. Curtis ot St, Albans town, who succeeds Ororgo 11. Dunsmore, promoted to secretary, and T, fi, Wright of Montgomery, who succeeds Pliny Hall, resigned, The board f malingers of the Wom an's HosplUI sshoclutlon has elected the to,.owlng oflleors: President, Mrs. Wnl ter S. Clntk! vice-president, Miss Clora Dee: seeretnry, Mr. Georgo W. Allen: treasurer, ''Irs. E, F, Harvey. The Hon. irf. charter) ltoycc of this city will be the presiding officer nt the first district republican convention nt Bur lington on Juno .0, when D. J. Foster will be renominated for Congress. News hns been received of the sudden death of Mis. It. Burns Egllnton, nt her homo In Tuxedo Park, N. Y Thursday. Mrs. Egllnton was u former resident of this rlty nnd for soma time was contralto sololnt at St. Luke'n Church. About fifty Odd Fellows, bended by Past Grand Frederick H. Morton attend ed tho First Baptist Church Sunday morning, when tho annual memorial ser vices of tho order wero held, tho Rev, J. H. Brown preaching an appropriate set moil. Later, the graves of deceased members were strewn with flowers. Children's dny exercises wero held nt tho First Fnlvesnllst Church yesterday morning nnd at the Methodist Episcopal Church last evening, Bellovno Chapter, Dnughtorn ot the American Revolution, has elected these office! s for tho coming year: Regent, Jlra, Ernest H. Lewis; vice-regent, Mrs. Chillies S. Warner; secretary, Mrs. Georgo C. Holme?, treasurer, Mis. A. A. Cussons; reglsrar, Mrs. Ralph K. Chase; chaplain, Mrs. E. McD. Locke; historian, Mrs. E. A. Chittenden. The ill ath ot the venerable George W. Johnson occured Tuesday afternoon nt the home of his daughter, Mrs. Dau church of Ferris street, of old age nnd I'eaeham, SStars ago, nnd passed most of his life In New Hampshire. Prayers will be held at Ihe house this morning at nine o'clock and the body will be taken to Fnfleld, N. II., for Inter ment. In the rase of Frank K. Folsom is. the. Burlington Free Press In which libel 1:) alleged nnd $.",000 d.imnges nsked for, Judge Taylor hns Just rendered a decision on the demurrer tiled by the defendent, In which both counts of the declaration are adjudged Insufficient and the demur rer Is sustulned. St. Albnns Is on the map for a cir cus this year. August U, Forep.iugh nnd Sells Bros, wilt show here. Waiter .Stevenn, who has been living In Buffalo, X. Y.. for some time past, has been obliged to return home on account of 111 health. ENOSBURG FALLS. About 70 attended the alumni bnn iinet at the Portland house in Sheldon Friday evening which brought to a successful close the events of com mencement week. At Ihe business session held at the same place E. J. Tyler wns elected president; Miss Lois Carpenter, secretnry-treasurcr; E. J. Tyler. J. G. Galilei! nnd F. II. Olitt, executive committee. The ball game Friday afternoon of alumni vs. school was won by tho former by a score, of .' to 1. Andrew Cotton of Everett, Mass., Is In town for a short stay. Morton Pratt of Franklin was In town Saturday. Of the eight graduates of the high school seven will pursue further studies. Three expect to take business, three more college nnd the other Is undecided. II. G. Morrow of Lancaster, X. II., ha" been visiting Mrs. Merrow, who Is with her mother, Mrs. Glidings, for tho sum mer. Pi of. and Mis. E. V. Perkins ex pect to leave here tho last of this week for a week's visit In Essex Junction after which Mrs. Perkins and daughter will stay in liiidgewater during the absence of Mr. Pci kins, who will attend the ses sions of an educational meeting In Boston, returning the Inst of July. Artemus Hol den visited the family of his son, O. W. Ilolden, here over Sundny, returning to his home In St. Armani! Monday with Mrs. Ilolden, who bus been here for two weeks. C. L. Marsh has received notice from Gorbam & Co., that the bronze fig. ure for the soldiers' monument In Frank lin has been shipped. Mrs. C, W. Ingalls of Montpeller Is visiting her daughter, Mrs. E. E. Henttv.-The Woman's Home Missionary society met with Mrs. F. A. Wllley on the Berkshire road Tues day. The funeral of Mrs. Henry Wells was held Saturday, the Rev. W. T. Forsytho officiating. Mrs. Emily Kendall and daughter. .Mrs. Aura Kendall, are visiting In the family of V. S. Irish. Mr. nnd Mrs. R. R. Samson and child of Minneapolis, Minn., are visiting Mr. Samson's parents, Mr. nnd Mrs. J. H. Samson, In S.imsonvllle. E. H. Tucl; ei has moved his family from the tene ment of L. L. Marsh on Main street Into rooms with Mrs. Susan Lirabee. Tho ex tensions and repairs to tho water mains, which have been under way for n few weeks past, wero completed ti.iturdav. Announcement Is mnde of the marrlago of 'Miss Roxlo Downey and J, Clarence Pnmeroy, which took place In Burling ton Tuesday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. II. E Perkins of Woodstock are visiting Principal and Mrs. E. V. Perkins for a few days. Mrs. Oakley Rounds of Wen Knosburg has been visiting Mrc. F. A. Wllley in Berkshhe and Mis. L. D. Hart of this village. M. J. Blair left hi re Tues day for Springfield, Mass., whero he ex pects to find emploi ment. E. D. Cusb mnn has resigned hlj position with I. A. Vincent and goes to Mlddlehury Monday, where ho hns a position in the store of L. J, Gorhnrn. The home of Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Cald well was tho scene of a very protty wed ding at high nncn Tuesday, June It, when Mrs. Olivo Pnniielee. sister of Mrs. Cald well, became the brldo of Charles W. Richardson of Burlington. The wedding was attended by Immediate relatives. The decorations, which were In charge of C. Fuller Ranson, were beautifully and ar tistically arranged, tho color scheme be ing green and white. The brldo was very becomingly nttlred In a dress of p.ilo green silk. The bridal party entered the parlor to the strains of "Lohengrin," played by C. Fuller Rawson, The ceremony was performed by Rev. William Shaw, tho single ling service being used. Soft muslo was rendered during the ccremonv. Tho couple wero preceded by thn little Misses Lillian Parmelee and Ada Cald well, daughter and niece of the bride. After the ceremony a wedding breakfast was served. Tho couple wero driven to Ricbford, where they took the train for Montreal, CJuehec and other points on the St. Uiwrenco. Mr. and Mrs. Richard son will bo at their future home In Ver gennes after August 1. The bride is well and favorably known here. The groom was formerly engaged In mercantllo bus Iness In Burlington, A oout CO, mostly from thin village, nttended the annual meeting of tho Woman's Homo Mission ary society at tho homo of Mrs, F. A. Wllley on the Berkshire road Tuesday, The following officers were elected: Mrs, V. A. Irish, president: Mrs. H. N, Kim ball, vice-president; Miss Edith Pratt, re cording secrrttry; Mrs. J. A. Glb.ion, cor responding secretary; Mrs. C, L. Ovltt, tieasurer; Mrs. F. W. Draper, superln tendent of young peoplo'n society; Mrs. H. S. Springer, superintendent of Home Guards; Mrs, F. H. Brown, superintendent of Mothers' Jewels; Mrs, J, W. Pomeroy, secrotary of supplies; Mrs. Llnnle Dar rah, secretary of mite boxes; Mrs, Wil liam Shaw, secretary of temperance; Mrs, II. F. Kimball, secretary of reading oourse. Misses Edith Prntt, Ellen H. Wngner and Georgia Scott attended the commencement exercises In B.ikcrsfldd yesterday. Mrs. A. L. Mason nnd child l en have returned from a visit to her par ents In Bethel, Hor mother, Mrs. George Rowe, accompanied her and Is slaying hero for a few days. A son was born to Mr. and Mrs. E. K. lleatty Tuesday. SW ANTON. Commodore Smith's power house boat "Slentn" was launched at Maqiintn Sat urday and camo up the Mlsslsquol river to be outflttfd nt the club dock for sum mer cruising. Evctson Smith, who linn been attending school nt l'oughkccpslc. Is homo for the summer. Mrs, Lapo of Fair Haven Is the guest of her son, Dr. Lape. Bert W. Gould has been operated on for hernia at the Royal Victoria hos pital. Labor Is fully employed. The Barney Marble Company hr.s plenty of orders, tho Robin Hood Ammunition company Is rapidly getting in shape In the new plant for n largo business:. Tho new poultry food plant Is driven be yond capacity, necessitating using the old mill In addition to the new. George Webster Sons nnd the Webster Lumber company repoit steady Improvement In the lumber business. The continued rain ban greatly retarded former worlt, but grass generally In this vicinity Is look ing fine. Captain Ilav.iey, who was call ed hero by the death ot bin molber-ln-law, Mrs. Iottle If nil, returned to Sbrl burne Farms Monday, where he Is en gaged In getting the yncht Elfrlda ready for a trip to New York via the St Law rence river. At an unusually largo caucus Tues day evening a Mead delegation was elected for tho Statn convention. A. J. Manning wns chosen chairman nnd George H. StlKs seeretnry of the meeting. Tho unlnstructed delegate tlckot was defeated by the. following for Mend: Charles C. Ollmore, A. E. Carr. A. I Cross. C. E. L'Eciiyer; al ternator. J. A. Mannlx, O. K. Brown, Georgo 11. Stiles, John If. Nllc.i. HIOHGATE CENTER. Mrs. M. A. Stockwell and daughter, Marlon, nnd nephew, John P.lee Steele, who have hern visiting relatives In town, have returned to their home in Marl boro, Mass. Miss Annie Butler of Bur lington Is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Butler. Mrs. J. C. Pomeroy of Des Moines, lown, 1- vhitlug at the home of C. R. Lyon. Tho Rev. F. Barnhy Leach ot Ricbford has been visiting friends In town for a fow days.-iV. X. Spooner ot Knosburg wa.s In town on business Monday, Mrs. C, R. Lvon I confined to tho bouse with tonsllltls. The Ladles' Village Improvement society will mr,-t this aflernonn with Mrs. ir. W. Steele. J. A. Desscanlt ot St Sebas t It n . I'. Q., has purchased the stock of general merchandise of Feiiand & Tremb lny and taken possession. Arthur Fer land will remain ns clerk for Mr. Dfs seault. Miss Barbara Vosburg of Albur.; I.' visiting her grandparents, Mr. nnd Mrs. H. L. Vosburg, of Canada street. Mr. Nnd Mrs. E. K Barnforth of Wnterbury were In town over Sunday. Mrs. Mnry Shepnrd Is spending ihe week In Sheldon. Mrs. Manfred .Yntes has moved from the W. II. Skeels houe to the south side of the river, where she Is occupying rooms In the hour-e of Mrs. X. M. Morey. -Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Bentley of St. Al bans were guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. C. fi. Austin over Sunday. GEORGIA. Fred Boyden of West Georgia hns had two and one half acres of potatoes hoed out. They were killed by the frost and had to be replanted. RICHTORD. Miss Emily Bates of Sutton, Que., Is visiting here for a few weeks. Miss Bates, who Is 7S yrs old, re cently went to Montreal to have her eyes treated, but no operation was performed, ami the doctors gave little encouragement. Mrs. J. II. Lernv and little son, Gerald, of Campion, X. II.. visited Mr. and Mrs. J. J. 'McCarty over Sunday. Allle White Is hero from Waltham, Mass., where he has a posi tion In a watch factory. Dr. Merrl man Brown of Ogdensburg, X. Y.. Is visiting his mother, Mrs. A. K. Brown. -A daughter was boin to Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Bullitt June fi. Mrs. Bullitt be ing In tho St, Albans hospital at the time. The following Is the program for the high school commencement exeiclses In Ajer opera h.ill his evening: In vocation, the Rev. Silas p. Perry; ora tion, "Self Education," Carl Willis Bar ney; essay. Helen Maud Rogue; cum laude; essay, Hazel Hattle Riley; oration, Fordyce Samson S.ikes, cum laude; essav, Georglana Marguerite Smith; class pro phecy, Chloo Ella Kelley; oration, Har old Allen Elrlck; class history, Marjorle Irene Garvin; essay, Eula Avis McKen ney; class poem, Gertrude Mae Guff; pres entation of gifts, Charles Jesse Manuel; valedictory, Aura Kdwina Mudgett, cum laude: presentation of diplomas; Infor mal reception. The condition of dipt. J X. Culver, who Is very ill of pleuro pneumonia, was a little inoro comfortable Tuesday, and hopes of his recoverv are entertained. Mrs. D. F. W. Carpenter left here Tuesday for nn extended trip for tho summer. After staying a mouth in Worcester, Mass., with her niece-. Mrs. W. E. Bellows and Mrs, C. S. Kemp, and other friends, and a few dnys In Con necticut, rho will pass tho remainder of tin- summer, with her sister, Mra. G. S. Morgan, of Providence, R. I., a part of the time being passed at the se.inhore, In the hope that a change from a summer In the mountains will be beneficial to Mrs, Carpenter's health. By a vote or 170 to 01 the following iie'.cjiites t-i the State convention wero elected nt the republican caucus Tuesday afternoon over an unpledged dolegatlon: W. B. Locklln, M. J. Ma lonoy, L B. Parker, David Mnrey, the delegation being empowered to ap point alternates. It Is understood that the delegates will work for tho nomination ot Dr. Mead. The dele gates to the district convention are W. B. Greene, D. M. Janes, William Durkoo and Moses Lovelojte, empow ered to appoint alternates. The vot ing was by an alphabetical check list. W. B. Locklln was chairman of the caucus ,and H. H. Rounds secretary. Early In the balloting the chairman warned tho voters that It was a re publican caucus, and said that those participating would bo expected to support tho republican catiso at tha polls. When nominations for chnlr inan of the caucuf wero culled for :i prominent democrat was nominated, but the nomination wns not support ed. This caused a ripplo ot laugh ter. Auxiliary to tho Sons of Veter ans, Xo. s, was organized hero Tues day evening, Mlus Martha Slovens of I. yndonvtllo being tho musteline and Installing otllcer. The followin olll cers were elected nnd Installed; Pres. Iden, Mrs. X, F, Hamilton; vice-president, Mrs. J. A. Conner: past presi dent, Mrs. G. Stewart Conner; chap lain, Mrs, A. J, Elliott; secretary. Miss Iiura Marvin; treasurer, Mrs. R. M. Polton; patriotic Instructor, Mrs. W. K. Woodworth; guide, Mrs. C, II, Aiken; guard, Mrs. C, M, Rounds; trustees, Mrs. O, M. Rounds, Mrs, K, It. Read; Judge ndvorate, J, A, Connor. The wives, daughter?, granddaughters nnd nieces of veterans, and the wives of sens of vctarans. are eligible to bo- come members of tho auxiliary. Mrs. P. M. Flnnngan has returned honuj from St. Albana after bclni? with her daughter, Mrs. If. A. Dowllng, for llvt tveeks, HIGHGATE SPRINGS. The season has opened nt this dojcrvrd ly popular summer resort. Ferncrofl ii opened for the summer by Ita owner, Mr. W. G. Pnlne of Wllkesbnrre, Pa -Mrs. .1, L. Scott and Mrs. Parker of Bur lington nre In Butternut Lodge for tho snmmer.-Dr. and Mr.-. J. W. Applegnto of Green I'ove Spilnm, I'la., opened their cottage the first of last week -'Mis"! A. C. Fphnm ot Ozone Park, I. I., anil her niece, Mrs. Ethan Hitchcock, hnvo been at The Maples for a few dnys put ting It in order for sale, Captain Eld ridge and wife of Randolph have been occupying their cottage several weeks E. A. Plntt of Swnnton has opened hli boerdlng house, nnd storrs. -Mr- L. P. Thayer of Morrisvllle Is tit Rod; Ledgi also her sister, Mrs. George V Cheney or St. Johnsbury, who will bo with bet most of the tenson. Dr. Fritz .Inrksnn'a wife's mother, Mrs. W. F. I! nai dson uf l'arre, Is occupying the doctor's e 't tagn for the present Two partlv new cottages nro In the process of erection, one ry William Sunderland uf Montreal and the other by Messrs. Gibson and Vin cent of Enosburg, Falls. SHELDON. A caucus wns held at M.irii's lu'l Tuesday evening, resulting In th election of two Instructed delegntes frr Fleet Vt ood. WEST BERKSHIRE. William Lang, aged ".t years, db d J ns 0 after a short illness r,f pneumonia H Is survived by a wife, three sups, William, Robert and Henry and two da -ghtrr , Mrs. Sidney Imnhrr of llardv.irk and Mrs. W. P. Illbbard of I re'ighsbu r, tjue. The funeral was held at Iho honso Friday, the Rev. G. W. Douglis.. officiat ing, with burial Situnliii at b's forn.el bom". West Sheffurd. i.Mie . iilhlrrr 's. day exercises will be held In the Method ist Episcopal ( hur-h Sunda c c i'u, June 10. MONTGOMERY C3NTEE. 'ihe 1. o. J", will hold their ami'.nl mcmoiinl service next Sunday at two o'clock. Louis C. Desautells of this place to borne for a few days. He has J eoMplctrd a four ears' com ,e ,n t a W.,odsvlllc, X. II.. high eehuol, 1 a -graduated with highest honots. tin t the llrst time In the history of ;h, s that I hey have been won bj ,i 1,. ,n returns soon to Woodsvllle, w her b" ,i i i' position In the National bai k .it that place. Mrs. Owen of Be re, i ,1'rr i ( E. T. Owen of this pla . I- i-,ti-,g n town. At the repulilban .ae .itel i the town bouse Tuesday everir. the f J -lowing business was 'ran.'ni te.l i nr. man, W. J. Wright; eleik. C. L. Mirt'n; delegates to state convention, ('SI' rk er, E. S. Wright, c. 11. Barnard, d -gates to district convention. I, I; fiup bell. W. (I. Downey, II. If. v iat , Too old republican town eommlt'ee s ,r. elected. C. T Hall, E. S. Wrb;..t and H. II. Parker. BERKSHIRE. At a republican caucus held in t'ic town hall Tuesday at two o'clock the follow ing delegates were elected: To the Stato convention, C. A. Hull. O. X. Leach, A. S. Chaffee; to the district convention, Frank Powell. O. E. Kinney, L. H Stone. The town committee chosen w.s c. M. Ruble e, D. O. Burleson and D. E. Weld. FLETCHER. Sydney Beardsley Is busy orai.ing lum ber and will soon make extensive repairs on his house -Mr. and Mr- Hlnton Stearns and wife of Virginia ha arrived In town, where they will spend th" sum mer. MONTGOMERY. Children's cay was observed jt to Methodist Episcopal Church Sund. v lunrnlng. The evening service was und' r the .u.splcen of the W. C. T V - Mr. Davidson and familv have novel t Newport. Mrs. Charles Ingnll.- of Mon -peher i.i (siting her dauirht' r, M-s G, Ltbbv -The Ladle,' Auxiliary socle y of the Methodist Kpixc ,ial (ivirch wl'l meet Thursday n ft i noon with Mrs J, H. Coombs. The Independent ""Ylephniio company aro to extend their line iv r HUI West. C. L C'.npp Is criti Vly Hi, -Mr. Leaiitt has moved Into W G Mans lleld'j. tenement. Miss Floreiv Dorm a, Is home from St. Johns. A Sund iv school Institute will be held Sunday i. -' nt tl n Methodist irplseopul Church Mi-s Je.-s n Martin and Mrs. George Richardson w j In Klchlord Wednesday to attend tl u graduating t xcrclses. Mrs. All 'o Herzcg of New York with her daughter, Grara Anna, Is visiting hor father, A. T. Kins ley ENOSBURG. MS? IluiUiin nt North Troy visited lief young nephew, Albert Hucklns and sis ter, Sadie, at the home of their grand mother, Mrs. L, A Warner. Iart wvok on her i, jv to Montpeller as a dclegnto to tlm Slate convention of Congregational Churches' -The Indies' dinner viht.h w..s served lu-t Wednesday at the home of Mrs. P. K. Woodward wan attended by tJ. F. L. Ker.flold commenced upon the addition to his siw mill. Mr. Robin son ling charge of tha work. -Hayden. ijiiell is busy laying the foundation Tor 'his new barn. Andrew Lepper is to build It.--Farmers are busy preparing tho ground 'and putting tn tko seed. Corn that has been planted fur some tl'ce, much of It has rotted and will have te bo planted over. Potatoes whlih wero fmzen will havo to be replanted, It U thought that some strawberries have sur vived and there mav be e. small crop later. Mis. IS. P. Fassrtt, who has be-n visiting her son In Morlali, N. Y., lias re turned home. Mrs. Theiesit K Wright la vl-lting her cousin. Jits. B. M Stiles, at Moiitgomeiy Center. Mrs. Warren Per ky has been p.'.s; tir some time at the homes of E. Smith and ITutno I'Vrlev Mr. r.nd Mis. A. Kail Cassldy have ra mmed from their trip and arc at honio with their parents, Mr. and Mis. F. ,V. Cassldy. Ml-s Blanche Ca.ssU'y went thla week to Burlington, where sl-.o 1ms a posi tion with tho lini press. -II Cushmnn has moved to West Kmwburg .mil Frank West has moved Into the hou-e vacated ly Mr. Cushmnn. Helen Wright and Hil tlred Orr, students of Enosburg Falls high school, aro at home for the sumivvr vacation. FAIRFAX. Howard . and Clifton ilover visited friends In Bakerslleld last week. Mr. anil Mrs. II. N. MeNall (pent J una 11 In St. Albans. -W. D. Stewart was In New Hampshire, on business lntt week. At tho republican caucus ho following delegates were elected to tho Stato convention: Dr, S. II. Phelps, A. A. Boeman. H. L. Cools and J. W. Trembly; alternates, Charlcsj Strait, M. L. Hicks, H. H. Ffl'ord and T. L. Marvin; district delegates, J. 8, Hows ard, G. G. Ortou, J. E. Colburu and D. Stewart; alternate:-, II. E. Hunt, P. H, Hunt, Cleon Orton and M. K. Shcddj town committee, E. D. Shepardson, W, D, Stewart and C. C. Gillette. f milium-it on page -I.)