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THE BURLINGTON FREE PRESS AND TIMES: THURSDAY, MAflbll 6, 1919.
2 OneCe a Word Advertising in this column one cent n word each in sertion. Copy may be changed every week. Cash in advance required. No advertisement taken which is less than 12 words, two lines. Special terms to ad vertisers using from 250 to 1,000 lines within 12 con Eecutivc months. of tlie mayoral' y content ttiitl S, D. Miner w ah a democrat. Mr. Miner Ih ami always hut boon a staunch republican. 'CKterday, Ash Wednesday, opening serv ices of Hie Lenten pennon worn held In tho morning at 7:50 al St. I'oter's Church, .Saturday evening the Stations of the Cross will hu made. Mr. and Mm. Frank Francis anil daughter, Otho, have returned-to Burlington after a vlnll to Mrs. Francis' parents. Mr. and MrH. Edwurd Danynvv. -Tim "An Yon l.lho It" club met TtleBday evening al the homo of Mrs. Frank M. Rogers, Mrs. V. II. Wheeler and Ml. George Thnrno insist ing In onleitnlnlng, Mm. Charles II. Colo presiding. The following program was carried ntit : lnstrumcnlnt music, Mrs. W. W. Waterman; paper, "Humorous AVrltcrs," written by Mrs. l' AndrtiH, read by Mrs. lleorBo Thorno; rending. Mlt-s Anna Klngnmu; "Hook Tall?," Thomas Nelson Page, Miss Edith Jlc Govern; humorous rending, Mrs. E. O. Norton; music, Mrs. Waterman. A social hour was held, after which the meeting adjourned to meet ..March 18 with Mrs. Carl B. Hrownell. CORNWALL Mr. anil Mrs. Stuart Honedlct are. parents of a daughter, born February HOYS WANTKD to nell vimlllii nnvoring , .;, The orphaned children of the Dol after sclimil hours ntnl Hntunliiy". send , .))lt f.,my lin, moving Into thu Buld tl.on tor eight bottles that retail f" -lWlll llouHO ln v,.Rt Cornwall. Mrs. bottle Wane'dlrncr dCs.mborn-j Cl.nord Norrls and duughter Meriam vllle, N. 11. ill. w, st. returned to their homo In Charlotte " Ifsiilnrih.v after visiting a week at the 1 ... ..I tt.n ,.u ulalni. Itru A 1 frn.1 I JllflUI- Vll lliu iwimivi n ..iovw. ....... ......... I'ayne. Italph I'ayno passed thu week end In Charlntto visiting his grand parents, Mr. and Mrs. D. O. Footc. Mrs. J.lmi Hurnell of Shorohnm Ih car- ling for Madamo DoLong, who In slowly gaining. Mrs. I'utcr Richnrds Is pass ing some time with her daughter, Mrs. lorry Murray. Representative II. II. I'ecl, who was homo during the legislative recess, re turned on Wednesday to Montpollcr. His son, Lemuel, accompanied him for a few days' visit. The Whatsoever Circle will meet at the home of Mrs. F. K. Footo on Saturday afternoon, March S. Mr. and Mis. Benjamin lloardman are tho parents of a daughter, born March 3. Jessie Foote of Burlington spent the week-end with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. A. W. Foote. Mrs. W. 11. Rlnghnm, who spent the week-end In Hutland a guest HELP WANTED MISCELLANEOUS WANTS FARM -WANTED, wltli r with, .ut stork nml tools: will rout or buy on easy t"""- " 143, Lebanon. N. II fi.l.-iit.fc . H. WANTBn nt fnnipbell farm t-w elderly gcntlernim to board, room, on" ' J'.OO per wrell: goon inline Campbell, SInntpeller, I. Mr. Clforwo I1..T 27 1. .Vl.i'.t.w.lt. FOR SALE. A HKAl'TIKl'L HO.M15 on Lake Chnniplaln, where pleiifuri' unci viollt may bo join blued, I SU net-en, nearly n mile shore, goml 1.0II, plenty of wood, nine timber, codar grove, good dock nml bulldlngH, excellent Hulling nnd hunting-, will keep 30 com and team. Owing to disability of owner will bo sold low; net iiulek. Address "Beauty Spot," care of Tree I'rcES. .-It,7t,w,lt. MY TOUNO rnillNI), wby pa rent, when by making a small cash payment and so much a month you can own n snug now homo In the north part of thn city with land enough for a garden nnd ben vii rd, good nlr and good seenery; como 'and hvc me. TV. V. I'arr. S3 No. Union St., Uurllngton, Vt. Sl.l'.'t.wJt. PRINTING Hl'SINKSS for sale Tho printing business, machinery, typo, etc., of tho lute C. K. Drury; u good business opening. Mrs. C. K. Drury, Iisscx Junction, Vt. 48,St,w,lt. FOR RENT VIl.I.AOE FAltM to rent Owing to nlck nm 1 will rent my lOD-uere farm nt Westminster Station, Vt., half tillage, fruo from stone balanc good pasture and sugar buh running water nt bouso nnd bnrns: good buildings, hnndy to good mar ket, pnstoffloe. blacksmith shop, machine shon. feed mill, scnooi una corn inuncrj whioh nnld S30 Tier ton for Kroon corn on cob last season. One of tho best chances for tobneco nnd truok-rarming in mo State; rent low to approved tenant who will furnish stock. Don't write, come nnd sec me. W. V. Parr. 83 No. Union Ht, Uurllngton. Vt i:,12t.w,.'t. splcuotra as a lletl Cross worker and not withstanding her ago outdid many younger workers by knitting during tho last year over 50 pairs of soekH for Iho soldiers. She never missed a meeting of the lied Cross and was active In every patriotic offort. Although not a member of any church, she whm helpful to every community cause, and' her beautiful homo at thn end of East Mlddlohury street al tho foot of Rlpton Mountain was always open for social or civic service, Mrs. Partridge w-nn borij In Woodstock Feb ruary 7, 1S36, tho daughter of Luther and Lucy (Itogcrs) Ulcc. Shortly after her marrlago to Charles F. l'artrlilgo of Stockbrldge they moved from that placo to Kast Mlddlcbury, where her husband purchased the tannery and conducted a prosperous business there, lie died In inft), since when Mrs. Partridge con tinued to live In tho old home. Although six children were horn to her all oxeopt Frank C. Partridge, died In their early childhood, Tho youngest child, Anna, died In 1870. Mrs. Pn.-trldgo.'s funeral was held at tho Kast Mlddlcbury homo at two o'clock Saturday. Tho Rev, Fletcher 13. Parker, formerly of Mlddlc bury and recently of Now Hodford, Mass., hut now a city missionary In ltoston, and a close friend of tho Part ridge family, ofllclatcd, Burial was ln Prospect ccmotcry. BRISTOL .Mrs. Mary Dodge died last weok Wed nesday night at tho home of her grand daughter, Mrs. C. H. Varney on Wurd stroot, of complications following Influ enza. Tho high wind Friday night Wow tho cornice oft E. C. Norton's block on Main street. At tho men's meeting, held at tho Methodist Church Friday evening, C. T. Fray, G. A. Danforth. Dr. W. 10. Morgan, T. C. Varney and 13. B. Quln don wero appointed a commltteo to con fer with tho Itov. K. W. Gould to for mulate plans for organization at a meet ing to bo held March 12, Joseph W. Johnson died at tho homo of Mrs. Cutting on West street Sunday morning of tuberculosis. Ho was about 53 years of ago and leaves a widow and ono son, llobcrt, of Rochester, N. Y. Tho funeral was held Wednesday at 11 o'clock nt the house, with burial In Hunt- lnton. Dr. and Mrs. Kdmunds wcro at of her cousin, Mrs. Elton Chatlerton. is h fr'm Montpellor dur ng tho recess spending tho week with her daughter, "f the l.eglslaturo.-The friends of Irene Mrs. William llallnu, of Lu,llow.-Tho ("awthorne) Church gave her a shower Lndlo.i' Aid was served In the voters election day. A considerable sum was realized from tho sAlo of fancy and use ful articles. A nullt which wnH sold on tickets was drawn by Frank llnslow Harry Cram Is III at tho homo of his father, llarj-lson Cram Clcorgo Onrlanil Is spending a few days In Boston. C, A. Wordcn has moved lo the O, 1). Draper place. A banquet for fathers and sons will bo served by tho W. C, T. It. In Ladles' Aid hall Friday evening, March 7. MONKTON A donation will bo hold In tho lioro realized by the Indies selling lunch, This Is lo slart a fund for a soldier and sailor monument for thu town. Mr, and Mrs, W. H. Stoddard, who spent porno weeks In California, returned to tflclr homo here, on Tuesday, They report an enjoy able trip.-James Peterson, who has been ln tho V H. radio service, Is with his parents, having received his honorable dlschargc.-iMrs. M. II. Sawyer, who has been 111 with erysipelas at tho homo of her daughter, Mrs, James Ungllsh, Ih much bettcr.-Mrs. Oeorgo W. NoycH hi spending a few days with Mr. and Mrs. K. K. Noycs. C. A, Bump received a shower of postcards on Wednesday ln church Wednesday evening, March 12. honor of his Mnl ljlrlhday.-MrH. Arthur Thn inn,.r....iu ,..m ,r,. i...,.r.t vt r, ,r Km wot Hi v and children spon t tho wock- doflcloncy In pastor's salary. It Is ' end with her parouts, Mr. and Mrs, Ira Invcntoty January 10, 101 R. was 253, auditor foi lire v. tt v oxpected an oyster mippor will ho M. Gale. Tho Lake Dunmoro Creamery served and that a program with music and games will bo a part of tho eve ning's entertainment. ServlcoH at tho Hast Monkton church next Sunday, as tho COttncn mnntltitru bnvn been (Us continued. Sunday school at 1:30 and our citizens have begun to tap and good ; at 2:30 p. m. Tho social nt runs aro reported tho hist tew days. (... company tins closed a contract to supply an old and established llrm with butter durlnir the coming sciihoii, at very ad vantngeous prices, and tho patrons will rceelvo tho benefits of It. A number of .1. Klngsley, who was called to Castle ton by tho sickness of a relative, has re turned home. Wondall P. Sumner spent tho week-end with friends In Weybrldo Miss lluth Hamilton, who Is In T. C. A. Itev. Frani "'odgdon of Boston, who oc nrty Thursday night. Mrs. Church cupled the pulpit of the Congregationnt 'caves soon for California to join her Church on Sunday, made an appeal In husband, Earl J. Church. Dr. W. A. behalf of the Pilgrim Memorial fund, for Shattuck of Rutland spent Sunday with Indigent and decrepit Congregational "' moiner, .ura uuye onaiuicK.-.uiss r iuiviiuu imiiKH ui x'turuijc was m nomo clergyman- SIIOREHAM It Is expected that the Rev. II. J. Illnman of Now York city will occupy over Sunday. J. Burrows Pope spent tho week-end In Starksboro. Mrs. Lottie Day went to New York Tuesday on business. A son, Philip Drake, Jr., was born Saturday night preaching Hast Monkton Frldny evening was a comploto success ln every particular and much credit In duo tho commlt teo In charge Not only tho supper, but tho games nnd music woro enjoyed by tho 150 present. Tho receipts wero I at Poultnoy, Is expected to spend tho over $40, Rev. M. W. Russell spent j week-end with Miss Doris Whitney, Thursday in Rutland with tho Rov. (I, , . K. Statham, district Hiiporlntondont. WAIjIHAM ino itev. M, w. Russell has resigned j T)ie followlnK ofrccrs woro elected ..." a boiui iiinmi'i i ...... , .. . mooting: Moderator, H troop no. , iioy Scouts of America.' jw cIorl ,, treasurer. W. D. 'I nn tfrtAn linn i.M.inti 4 s . 1 li I tit iii I h 11-tffci mi . ...... ...... -wootlinan: lister for three years, . n orncial SCO ltmns nr'n tneiliLl nnd badire. i . ... . liurroucns aunuor ior uuru D. II. Parker: road commissioner, P. W. Otis; constablo and tnx collector, S. H. Burroughs; auditor for htreo years, (!. A. Hunt; town grand Jurors, W. II. Jnckmnn and A. G. Wright! school di rector for thrive years, S. II. Burroughs. Tho town went no on the license ques tion. Mr. nnd Mrs. Karl Moulton of Stockholm, N. Y., wero tho guests of Mr. and Mrs. C. J. Snedon last week. FRANK S. LANOU & SON Prnctlenl PIllnbiTM nml Stenm I'Utcr Kcxt Nortli Hurling! mi miiviiikh num. 00 St. rnul Mn-rt (Inrllngtoii Veterlnnry nospttnl 73 Pino St.. Burllnslon, Vt. Veterlnarv Surgeon and Physician. Graduate Grand Rapids Veterinary rollicre. 1909. Latest cnulpmcnt for all animal surgery. Including equina and canine opcratlnB tables. 'Phonj ioe. WATER TAXES Meter Rates for tho quarter ending February 28th, nro now duo and pay able at tho Water Office, No. r, City Hall. Discount allowed on bills paid on or beforo March 10th, 1019. OIIlco hours for the first 10 days of March, from 8:00 a. m. to S:00 p. m., after that from S:00 a. m. to 12:00 m. and 1:00 to 5:00 p. m. Unless prompt payment Is made, Five Per Cent, will be added to the tax bill and tho water idiut off, as pre ecribed in Section 3S of thu AVater Ordinance. J. FRANK KTDDER, .Superintendent. 5"2-5t,w.lt. the pulpit of the Congregational Church nt lh Ti-in,,,,..- i,nHnit(.l n re Suiiday.-The funeral of Jlrs. Flossie .,, ,, T, n T,n,no rr. (Slater) Beck of Marlboro, Mass.. wns ,)orai Ijawrcnco is stlI1 ln France. helil at the home of her father, William Mr- nml Mrs- Elroy liaDcock have rc- Klater, Sunday afternoon, tho R. B. Sim- turnC(i from Lincoln. Mrs. Karl J. mons olllclatlng. Tho burial was in Lako church started Tuesday for California, mow ccmetery.-imriy mines ancnucu whore sho will Join her husband, who the missionary meeting held with Mrs. ls nn offccr n ono of the training Kllznbeth Smith Thursday.-Mrs. R. R. camps Miss Trail of Brandon has Simmons and chllflrcn visited In Orwell ,)ecn Bpendlng a few days with Jlrs. friaay and Saturday ot inst weeit.-ine F Mi Thomas. Mr. and Mrs. E. B. funeral of Mrs. Ellen McGlnlty was hold Gulndon went to Lincoln Sunday to at St. Genevieve's Church Tuesday morn- Hefi jIra- D. Merrill, who recently Ing and burial was In the Catholic cemc- underwent a serious operation for ap-tery.-Mr. and Mrs. Harry Baldwin aro Kncndlcltls. Mrs. Merrill Is doing well. guests of Mr. Baldwin's parents, Mr. and The outlook club will meet Friday aft- Mrs. Zones Baldwin. ernnon nt tho home of Mrs. Norton. Roll VfinmH T?T7'T?T7TGTITTl?r' call, war-time legislation: e.splonage acts, JNOR1H V LRRISBURG. president's power, draft, railroads, fuel. Thcro will bo a Red Cross meeting this I seizing of enemy property; In charge of afternoon. Those having work will please Miss Smith, Miss Thomas and Miss Nor- nring or send it In. Tho stage mad school ton; music, Mrs. Norton. Mr. and Mrs. closps Friday for a two weeks' vacation. I John L. Sclden went to Vergcnncs Sat- Grace Lane has returned from Rutland, urday to attend tho 26th anniversary of where sho has been visiting her sister, Mrs. Sclden's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Ralph Roby. The King's Daughters I .;. A. Lee. , ire rehearsing for a play to bo given nmCTI T in March. Mrs. L. A. Elliot Is spending uuiiuuu a few days in Bu-lington.-James HIgbeo Mr. anti Mrs. R. S. Hall and Mr. and is to open a blacksmith shop. Walter jirs. a. C. Plue attended tho funeral of LaCoy Is moving into Mrs. Kellogg a D c. Bascomo II Ticonderoga. N. Y,. Inst house, Tuesduv. Ilenrv Rlslnc has leased his ?'IMPrCT!flT?fl farm to Ned Blrchard, of Shoreham, !M. VlilVrsASUliU. Msa Thpresa 1urcen waa n Burlington The ladle? of the Methodist Episcopal last week. Mrs. R. S. Young has ac- Chlirch .will give an entertainment and cepted the position of teller In the bank, supper at the town hall ln Starksboro The Rev. J. O. Haarvlg of Boston epoko Frldny evening. A musical program will at tho Congregational Church, Sunday. be furnished by local talent from Mines- The Hands Covo Chapter, D. A. R., met Saturday with Mrs. D. L. Wells. The monthly business meeting of the Y. P. S. C, E. was held Monday with Mr. and Mrs. Farms For Sals Farms or all sizes and all price). .Writs us tho size you nro looking for and amount you want to pay down, w Will Bend you complete description ol what we havo by return mall. At IL DAY nii.VL I1STATU AOI3.VCX. Cambridge. Vt, HAPPENINGS IN eMT (Continued from jingo one.) burg. Frank Shivorel to Is at home on a 10 lri'a f n , tr.n rrli Cltnvtrn O Til' Vfi 11 u nnrt T1 D. Bostwlck's families havo moved to '" "" their new home In the village. Dennis Shlverette of Monkton has moved to his new home here, recently purchased of G. K. O'Bryan. Mr. and Mrs. E. K. HANCOCK Mrs. Persis Andrews and daughter, Blanche, came to Fred Andrews's Satur- Kddy were in Burlington the first of tho day. Mrs. Andrews has been In Newport week. C. Ludnu, who has f.pent the win- with another daughter all winter. Mrs. tor in Burlington returned home with Andrews will remain hero for some time. them. -Burroughs Popu of Bristol spent News was received of tho birth of a the week-end at L'ilgar Smith's. Leon daughter at the Green Sanitarium. Stokes has lueeived his discharge and is Bethel, to Mr. and Mrs. Leon Clallin, with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Newell March third. Miss Phyllis Farr Is at Stokes Tin-!.- will bo a supper at tho home from Albany Business College. Methodisi Church parlors Friday even- Emma Claflin, six year old daughter of Ing, followed by a concert and social Robert and Jessie Clallin, was seriously hour. The Baplist Sunday school will burned tho morning of March 5 whilo hofd a candy pull at the church Tuesday playing with matches and later succumb- evcniiig, March 11, to which all are cm-- ed to the burns. New officers chosen nt dially Invited. -Mr. and Mrs. Clayton town meeting wero: Henry Manning Smith of Richmond are visiting his road commissioner and G. A. Taylor parents, Mr. and Mrs. F. C. Smith. Mrs. lister. E. II. Newton and son, have returned from a several weeks stay In Brandon. Dennis Morrill has moved Into Arthur Thompson's house, PANTON. oftlclal scoutmastor's medal and badge. Tho W. C. T. II., held a Frances Wlllard memorial servlco at tho homo ot Wllllan Cox, Thursdny afternoon. An Interesting program was given which In cluded remarks by tho county president, Mrs. Mnnmn ot Bristol. Refreshments wcro Bcrvcd. Tho Willing Workers will havo a St. Patrlck'n social nnd enter tainment nt the town hall on Monday evening, March 17. Mrs. Amanda Mas tors Is spending a few days'wlth relatives ln Vorgcnnes. Ross Wood has returned to his homo In Poughkeepsle, N. Y., nftcr spending a week with tho Rev. J. E. Ransome. The W. TJ. T. U. will meet with Mrs. L. C. Dean, Thursday after noon, March C Miss Edna Dryer has re turned from Now York city. Tho following town officers wero elected at the annual town mooting, hold Tuesday nt tho town hall: Moderator, II, V. Sears; clerk and treasurer, E. II. Palmer; selectman for three years, C. D. Barnum; overseer of loor, E. W. Mender; constnble, II. J. Vanslett; lister for three years, D. W. Eddy; road commissioner, D. H.. Meader; school director for three years, Earlo Meader; town grand Juror, W. C. Donohue; town agent, E. W. Meader; auditor for three years, C. 11. Scars. Epworth League meeting Sunday evening at tho homo of L. L. Dwlre, with Mrs. Dewey Dorvold as leader. Eugene Devoid had the misfortune re cently to cut his left thumb badly while using a wood saw. Donald Soars at tended the play In New Haven rocently, given by Beeman Academy. Mrs. Leon L. Dwlro attended tho funeral of her cousin, Mrs. Frederick R. Dlckcrman, In Bristol February 27. D. K. Meech has returned from soveral days' stay In Montpellor. Mr. and Mrs. Harry V. Sears wero called to Boston Tuesday night by the serious Illness of Mrs. Sears' sister, Lara Dean Hollis. The social ln East Monkton was largely attended, ?10 being realized. Plans are on foot for an old fashioned donation, to bo given in tho near future at the Grange hall for tho benefit of tho "parson." It will be ono of the Jolly old kind. Watch out for the dato and be there to help tho merriment on. BRIDPORT William L. Wheeler of Bridport, died at tho homo of Mrs. II. S, Melendy of Burlington, Friday evening, of hardening of the arteries, aged C7 years. Mr. Wheeler was born In Bridport and has lived In this town the greater part of his life. Besides his wife, he Is survived by three daughters, Miss Gertrude, who Is a nurse, Harriet, secretary for tho superintendent ot schools In Burlington nnd Mrs. T. W. Grandy of Wllliston. Burial was in Bridport in tho family lot. Mrs. Sarah Fletcher died at tho homo of hor daughter, Mrs. W. C. Hamilton, Friday. Sho Is survived by a son, James Fletcher of this place and a daughter, Mrs. W. Hamilton, with whom 'she lived Mrs. P. O. Mcglnnlty died at her home Saturday night at the age of 73. She has been in falling health for pome time. Mrs. Stella Billings of Bristol Is spending a few days with her sister, Mts. Charles Palmer. William Bruneau has moved In lo the Roy Benson house, recently vacated by Arthur Jabott. O. E. Converse has returned from Burlington, but Is not much improved In healthi Mrs. Edward Herbett is very much improved. Mrs. Wlllard Chandler is suffering with abscesses, her sister, Martha Allard, 13 staying with her. Edward Goodspeed and family are moving this week to tho Frank Laphaw farm, which ho has taken for the year. Charles Palmer ls visiting friends in New York Statu for a few days. SOUTH STARKSBORO. $5,632.75; amount of orders drawn to Fob. 4, 1019, wan $7,202.35, which with tho overseer's salary and tho Interest on tho U. S, fund Invested In tho furm given tho amount ot $13,110,811, Tho credits show tho amount of tho In ventory January 10 this year to bo $0,784.41; nnd there was paid to tho treasurer $2,105.90, making n total of credits of $8,87n,37. In tho previous year the.ro was paid to tho treasurer by tho overseer $2,182.37, Tho disbursements for tho town-farm amounted tn $7,100.48, while tho iccclpts showed a total ot $2,513.00. But ot this amount thern was furnished wood from tho farm for tho poor, amounting to $230.10 nnd thcro was consumed on tho farm $138.50 worth ot milk. Tho largest amount received on tho farm was from tho milk sold, which was $1,321.18. Tho selectmon havo drntfn ordersk on tho treasurer during tho Inst ycur to tho amount of $42,697.14, divided aB fol lows: Claims, etc., $l,9r,C.33; Stato taxes, $10,587.70; Interest nn IJ. S. fund, $1,H.27; county tax, $22.00; school money, $147.28; health department, $183.00; highways and bridges, $11,550.11; miscellaneous, $10,031.09; snow work on highways, $."52.43; dog dam ago, $10. Tho road commissioners' ordets drawn on tho treasurer during the last year ending February 4, 1919, amount to $1,035.52, and there wns paid out oh road commissioners orders, old and now $9,(771.62. Tho receipts Including the amount of cash on handnt the beginning of tho year wero $9,715.93. Tho work of rosurfnclng tho south sldo of Hollow road amounted to $1,502.37; construction work on tho Lamoille slulco amounted to $2,016.88, whilo tho town highway depart mont amounted to $1,011.89. Health Officer J. G. Thnbault reports that tho health condition of tho town Is very good at the present time. Dur ing tho year of 1918 tho town wns tho victim of two epidemics. Ono of typhoid fever In August resulted In four deaths Mr. and Mrs C. A. Hunt passed tho i out 0f 38 cases. In October, the Influenza week-end with Mrs Hunt'.-) slstor, Mrs. C. E. Gnvo ot Bristol. JMr. and Sirs. F. O. Ward havo returned to their homo from Grosso Point nftur visiting their daughter, Mrs. Ralph Booth, for soveral days. John Pllger has recov ered from ills recent Illness. Mr. and Mrs. C. J. Sncdcn visited their cousin, Ray Moulton, In Panton Sunday. W. F. Barrows was In Boston last week. Representative. II. D. Ilallnck was nt i ills homo over tho town meeting re cess. Mrs. P. W. Otis Is visiting her paronts, Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Shcrblno In Bridport. Mrs. Volney Avery went Inst Saturday to Join her husbnnd at Wyomlsslng, Pa. . MONKTON RIDGE At tho annual town meeting tho follow ing officers were elected: Moderator, II. V. Sears; clerk and treasurer, E. H. Palmer; selectman for threo years, C. D. Barnmum; overseer of poor, E. W. Meader; constable and collector, H. J. Vnncelette; lister for three years, D. W. Eddy; auditor for threo years, C. H. Scars; school director for threo years, W. Earle Mender; grand Juror, W. C. Donahuo; town agent, E. W. Meader; library committee, Mrs. H. J. Vnncelette. Voted $2.3) on tho grand list and $300 for resurfacing State roads. Tho annual Francis Wlllard memorial meeting of the W. C. T. U., was held with Mrs. Hattlo Cox, February 27. Tho occasion was an cnjoyablo one and well attended by mem bers and Invited friends. There was nn Interesting and appropriate program consisting of singing, prayer by tho Rev. J. E. Ransome, a sketch of Miss Wlllard bv tho Rev. M. W. Russell, solo by Mrs. Harold Ayors, reading y Mrs. K. W Meader and remarks by tho county president, Mrs. Ncllio Mnnum of Bristol. At the close of the exercises refresh ments were served. Pilvate Edgar Joslali Stagg has receiv ed his discharge and Ih with his parents, WHITING Seaman Lee Rawson obtained his dis charge and came home on Wednesday. John Alnes ls visiting In Woodstock. Mrs. R. Muzzy of Plttsford Is visit ing Ravlln Telller. Tho "Tortoise" team of tho Truo Workers class gavo Mr. nnd Mrs. E. L. Stagg. Moving' seems an entertainment on Friday nnd won ... i. .... .... .1. t ItUn ,n,itinf. the, tiiflf?en vntlnc bv hnl- iii in; ine uitioi ui ino uay, .mini .luiwmu v.,... , - . a has moved tn Ward Spauldlng's farm lot, which resulted In a unanimous which he will carry on this year. How- vote. Tho play. "Tho Call of the aid King, who occupied it last year, has Colors." was given, nlBO a minstrel ,nvP,i i i,t A.idiun,, t.eivls Lashwav show, a Camp Hre Girls demonstra te., .i,.,i ,. r.,r, i Kt..nfc..hnrn and tlon and other pieces. Mrs. Frank ,, ,,. ,.,,... n.,,i ,,.,oiiiinir I Rawson, Mrs. Loe Rawson and Miss J. W. Bedard of Montreal for $-.00.!. A. Charhonneau, who recently icceived his discharge from the lT, S. army, has re sumed his duties as clerk in the store of .1. A. Harrington ,i Co. Mrs. B. T. Field has returned from a visit to her daugh ter. Mrs. Hugh Philips, of Montpeller. Tho city election Tuesday passed off very quietly without patty lines lining drawn. Tho officers cla4ed woro: Mayor, Wayland S. Bristol; aldermen, Levi II Brown, J. Henry Morris and Arthur P. Sorrell; city sheriff, Ernest J. Bodette; first constable, F. L. Grandey; second constable, Joseph F. Hartley; lister for threo years, George F. Young; auditor for threo years, William II. Carter; city grand Jurors, C. II, Calssu, George W. Stone and Arthur B. Taber; highway commissioner, William Lawrence; water commissioner, William E. Laj'iow, . Voted to appropriate $1,000 for permanent high ways, $100 for the benoflt of thn Vcr gennes City band, $l,(jn0 for tho imtnosn of reduclmr the llnrillnr tTid,.litfwl mmu fir tho city nnd $35 for tho proper nbsorv- 't o grouuii ami inn nwn - .;uri Clifford wns at homo from Ran nnco of Memorial day; voted to direct getting quite- inuiiuy. i own muuiuih i'- ,i0i,m for tho week-end. Mrs. 11. C. tlm e.ltv council til lletormln,. i,uu.,u Sell Oil hlirmoll lltlHly, - till! lOU llll.llll III ,i, ,.... vlultnr 111 VepiTBnt.eK Ki.t- a proper tax to provide for tho appro- "III" is being elected With tlm exception ur(ay- uonald Scars of Monkton has prlatlons voted nnd tho , neefusnry ex- "f two new selectmen, S, Wright lloyt i,eull parsing some time with frlonds and George .Inekson In tno piaco in iv, will move thcro soon. Waid SpaUlding will mnvo from tho Emily Gage place to tho Lashway place and John Davis will occupy the Gage place. Tho leu cut ting season Is at u stand .still because Etta Rawson were In Rutland Tuesday, NEW HAVEN Miss l'aultno Partch Ih nt homo from " "' "-"'" - "".." short vacation. Clayton Kimball's uuvo seeureu , , i, .lii i irI v and '"'"Uy ' 111 wlth influenzaMrs. Paul huvlng drawn It from- Pot.ish B.i and Boarop was Rt hoo fnjm JJur others lrom ponds. , fe5v have not ,h ( fQr tho weuU.ond.-Mr'. and drawn any yet. Tho Ice heio Is only six , , ., ,v,,., ,, AI. u,i liul.es thick. The frost Is fast coining pagQ(t Sunday with frlonds in Panton. Caledonia County Henry Germain has moved his fain Ily to the farm which, he purchased last summer, known as tho Grace farm. Ho has built over the house and matin many improvements. Curtis Orvis has moved back to Jils own farm which Mr. Germain has carried on the last three years. Fred Shortsleeves has moved to Now Haven. Fred Wright has ongaged to work for Joseph Trudo tho coming season and will move his family to his tenement house. Andrew Hnllock Is ill with neuritis. Mrs. Ovot Hallock Is In poor health. adTison pcndltures during the ensuing year where not nlready done or' provided for the samo. Collector John P. Cnicoraii will ho In Vergennes March 12 to nt-slst in come taxpayers In gelling Information and rendetlng of their return the dale for expiration of tho filing of uceounts being Mnrcli 13. Richard Itoyce, Ratloi-v It, 327th V, S. Field Artillery, has airlved In this country from overseas servlco, In France, nnd Is now al Camp l)lx, N. ,1. Tho card party which was given Mon day night In Grange hall by tho enter tainment committee ot St. Paul's Guild was very well attended, Tho lady's prlzo was taken by Mrs. Wnldo Poweis and the gentlemnn'ii by Joseph Blair. Rofroshmenls wero servei'l and a good number of couples Joined In tho dancing, which followed, tho music being supplied hy Sirs. Waterman, Mrs. Ingham and Doctors Watorman and Webb. Chath.H Torrcy of Burllnglon visited his family here yesterday. Richard Lcbnau of tho U. S. navy Is passing a slime leave with his parents, Mr, nnd Mrs. John Lebeau, Sr. An error was made In Wednesday's luuo of the Free Prcs In tho result In town. Arllo Brlttcll and Christine It. White nnd E. J. Bristol. Shaw wero over-Sunday guests of Mr. rr lOT' MllSm VH1IRY .aml ' J' SprlKS. Mr. and Mrs. J'jAoJ MlDliljljliUiyl' cj, A, Hunt ()f walthnm were callers Mrs. Sarah, (Rice) Pi.itrldge, Widow nf in town Sunday Charles F. Pailildge. who Unci iiecu ill I IMrni V prominent resident ot EaM Mlddlohury .v.v-, for nearly 03 years, died at her homu Dinner was Hcrved hi tho Ladles' there Thtiisdav' at 3:31 o'clock fiom Aid hall town meeting day. Bert Hill heinoiihage following an apoplectic Ilmj family went Feb. Ti lo BrlBtol, shock. She hud been In falling lieaitu where they will make their home, Mr. for some time and her distinguished son, and Mrs. Fred Negus of Proctor nnd Mr. the lion. Frank C. Partildgo of Proctor, anil Mrs. Leo Morso of Rutland woro who Ih president "f Iho ' ermoiit Marble recent visitors nt the homo of tho for- omnany. nnd who Is her only surviving nier s parents, Mr. and Mrs. M. li. Govo. ueHr lelativo, had-been making frequent a,ii uuctlbn has been advertised for one visits to her for tho last few months, o'clock Friday, March 7, ot bo held at and was with his mother at tho tlmo of tho homo of tio Into Nathaniel Clink, her death. There also wan present a Mr, and Mrs. L. E. Jnckmnn nro at homo nleco, Mrs. R. G. Wlfite-, of While Sul- from Montpeller. Mr. nnd Mrs. EHhu phur Springs, Mont., who had formerly puriuton, went Saturday lo Bristol, lived with Mrs. Partildgo as a sort ot where they will reside George Dearborn, nn adoplod daughter a number of years who has been 111 for the past wcok, la con ago. Although Mrs. Partridge had Just sldcrahly Improvod, passed Ikt 83rd birthday, she was one A dnnco will lie given i'rinny evening, of the most active members of tho from eight until twolvo o'clock, In Jack-Lutlit-' Circle in Eimt Mlddlohury, Dur-1 man & Garlund's hall, Ono of the most Ing the war she waa particularly con-1 successful dinners ever given iy tiiu This has been moving week. Ralph Adams, who has worked for A. G, Bo dette for the past two years, has gone to Bon Smith's In West Addison, Charles Merrlan goes to tho Bodettn place, Oliver Tatro ti the Miller farm, Warren Norton to his farm In West Panton, which lie purchased not long ago, Frank Booska has gone to tho placo, known as tho Stickle farm, C. W. Andrews has moved to the Danyan house, known as thu Frank Gulbey house. Edward Abair has hoved to Julius Clark's placo. Joseph Chaniberlln has an auction the 10th and then moves to tho Douglas farm. Howard King iikivch to tho O. A, Smith farm. Mrn. Emma Merrlan Is with her sister, .Mrs, CharlCH Secger, for a time, Mrs. Arthur Clark has gono to Burlington to stay a time, owing to tho Illness of her little grandson. Mr. and Mrs. Stanton Cross were over Sunday guests of Mrs. Delia Cnuant nt tho lake, Erwln Adams was called lo Cornwell lust week by tho death of )ih brother. Hurry Baldwln, who has recently returned from France, litis his discharge and Is with his wife, who was formerly Miss Ollvo Gugu itussell Smith had tho mlslortuno re I'cnlly to hurt his hand qullo badly whilo handling wood. At the recent cteamery meeting, Iho quinti board nf otllcej-H wero elected ns last year. SALISBURY. The following officers woro elected at town meeting: Moderator, !' . Dyer clerk and lieasuier, W. F. Watoi house; selectman, II. L. Morgan; lister. F. C. Whitney; auditors. Richard Noycs and F. J. Sumner; constable, I'. S. Field; school director, a. Ingalls; library trustee, Mis. P. k. Field: mad commissioner, Joheplt SiinernolB. The town also voted VM for permanent highway, and $100 for new books Twcnts-two dollars was HARD WICK. Earl Alson Crano of West Lebanon, N. H and Nellie, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. I'etcr Mussey of tho Aider Brook road, wcro united In marrlago by tlio Rev. Fr. Kennedy Saturday morning. Earl Welch of Johnson was in town Saturday. Mrs. Mary Jones, who has been spending tho winter In Springfield has returned. Mrs. Ellen Olmstead, who has been making an extendod visit In Watcrhun. has returned. Mrs. Grace Cass was the guest of her sister, Mrs Edward Remlllard, of St. .lohnsbury Sun day. Mrs. E. M, Jordan viBltcd her sls ter. Mrs. Oscar Eaton, In Morrlsvllle Sunday. The Hardwlck Academy bnsket ball team In a fnst and clean game de feated tho Littleton high hchool quintet by a score of 31 to 21, Friday. Llewellyn Parks has gone to New York, where lie has a position In a laun dry, M. J. Davis of Lancaster. N. H Is visiting In town, Hershel Hitchcock was committed to the house of correction Mon day for violation ot his parolo. E. Fair man Crane, of Burlington, called on old friends here the first of tho week.- largo audience listened to thn Hon. M G. Morse- tell his overseas experiences at the opera house Tuesday evening. Mr. Morse was n Y M. 0". A. worker and was In the front line trenches. DANVILLE Miss Minnie Langmald has so far re covered from her recent Illue33 as to re turn to her work at F. B. Stockors. Mlsa Graco Hoyt of Lowell, Mass., camo horo to attend the wedding of her brother. Morris. A very quiet homo wedding oc curred at the homo of Asa Sargent when his daughter, Martha, was married to Morris, son of Mr. nnd Mrs. A. M, Hoyt, by tho Rev. C. II. Morrill of St. Johns bury. Lieutenant Elcazer Dolo has been honorably discharged from the servlco and lias gone to the University ot Vcr mont at Burlington, to complete lib course. Chittenden .County. Manseatt 315, Joseph Cauthon 211 trust of Dublin tnritipv. C. (!. Albird. 4'1 tov. grand Juror, li. E. OSulliVin ' i, ton ngeuf to ptnscetile and drf. nd tilts, II F, U'oleotl, .5; town school director f three years, B. F. Gale, 152, road con mlssloner for threo years, Sam Andert 01, J. P. Cameron 30, NoIhoii Cross t II, E. Thompson 1:'. m.hujjii w. jtenw.iy nns rcrrivcfi n honorable dlFchnrgo from tho army i Camp Dlx and has returned tb town. Pi army ntnl fought with the P i Dlvlslo and watt wounded at Chateau Thleri foot was caught ln tho barbed wlr 1.1.. . ... .1- ,1. bullet entering the lowi r pit of th iibdomcn. Tho funeral of Philip Chastrnay n lit Hlckok stroot, who died Tuesdai will bo held to-morrow at St Fran els Nnvlnr f'blireli. Hn vvfiw vonr nt ....... .. ...t.l .. 1 1 ...t having died seven ycnrif ago. Ho wa a member of tho mason's union nnd o Iho St. John the Baptist society nn. nrosifionL nt inn riisaiiH sorieiv. i in puiviihi tiy lour iiiiukih.l'1 rc, iiii Thomas Fox, Mrs. Arthur Barron, th Misses Seraphlnc nnd Honorlno Chns ieiuiy; oeHiuoH an nnopicu uaugiiw i Miss Bornndetto Chnstenny, all of thl placo; and two sons, Artnand and Clem cm nuni uiiiiv. niKO ni mm v is , 11 also leaves four brothers, Joseph nin Damns of St. Vausvlllc Que, Thoo Ohlln nf Ullrllnn-tnn nnrl t.Verl it till village, besides threo sisters. Mrs. Lotil Tctrault ot Essex, Mrs. John Plamon John Godln ot St. Chrl Mi c, Que. ESSEX JUNCTION Mrs. Levi Peck, ag.d 'i . t . j la ner nomo on i. anionic htcci Hiinun morning at 2:30 following a In H Hlno of nnetltnnnlr, Altmtt tl.n . ,n. ,,rrn ul, suffered a shock, which i .r '.cd lie tiui'Lii turn it'll iier ,ui 1 , e'v ueipiep' At about the same time th s nui 11 ilea' I... nnnl.ln, f 1. ,,..,. tjj .ii.viii.-iii. ui iiui vjjy, - tiecii her so deeply that she nrvor g li ed hu t-l-l-iliv.l. Illll.-.lll. 11, Lllll. 1 111 it I 111 II1UI fecblo until pneumojua dev loped la week. With her during lur lni ' dliy were a daughter. Mrs. Bat,.i, and Y Ham Randall, a son, beslib Mrs Famu Clark, who has cared tender! f- he In Brushton, N. Y., until seven yeat ago, when sho camo here with htr hit? Peck Is survived by three diughti r Mr; L. A. Bates of Shelburne, Mrs G M -,.-ir.wii , 1 1..1..-, it. ..i.-s-r. unit ti cut .Vll.l.llll i h.llll-ltlll. ui U1U.11 'i' I. . i . u a former marrlago, and eleven grandohll dren. Mrs. Peck was a member of th unrisiian i nurcu nt ni-usnion, i Possessed of a genial di poM'inn, Mn Peck wns a tender w .fe and 'i, cither kind neighbor and a true Chr st , mi bore with great fortitude und i tiicn" .1.,. P..fln.l.,n 1nnUll. ... . V her conilltlon. The funtrai w h epidemic was at Its height, there being 300 cases reported nnd probably as many more that wcro not. There wore 25 cases that proved fatal. Thpro also wero 15 cases of diphtheria, 41 cases of measles and a smaller number of other diseases. The water supply of the village lias been tested and found to he In good condition. Tho sewer system will be looked after by tho board of health, which will In sist that sewer connections be made dur ing tho coming summer. The ninth annual report of the town district school directors In the town re port show the total receipts for tho year to bo $7,513.89; and the total amount of orders drawn $C,671.7o. Tho school auditors' report shows tho amount of cash on hand nt tho begin ning of tho year to be $7S8.9I. There was received from all sources $6,754.95. There was paid out In school directors' orders, old and new, the amount ot $0,142.17, leav ing a balance In the treasury of $1,101.72. Tho amount of unpaid orders Is $901.11. There Is due In uncollected taxes $1,077.06. Mrs. Lawrence McCarty of West Allen street has returned from the Fanny Allen from her late home Tuesday aft morn a hospital, where she underwent a success- :?,(). with burial in th . c m ful operation. lc,rv Thn r.,,n..nt f T .. ni ' .u'liii. .Hi", ije'lliu ll.iniu- i ... ... -...,. c.l..... I t - . . . . 11, (lllll .111.--. tJll.UUL I''. I .,1 111 I Li.. IH nay, who oi Armanu (.nastonay, who!., ... ,, ,, .. . , ..... ., died Sunday ln Jericho after a long , V """'I , 7 , , Illness With tuberculosis, and whoso loCt,or 8 """" ,,0'"rc r.a"B "' s, m remnln., wnr limn-in tn (i, ,,n.i western city. Mrs. hhrout Ins occ- L.. taklg parlors of A. B. Lavlgne Sunday ""V , . : , evening, was held Tuesday morning at V I ' t t.,.i. v,.i. ...i. . ,,.. while her husband waj i er .... . .v.itv.ir ...lllvi f. VjIIU1V.1I .IV 1'IHIIV o clock. Mrs, Chastenay was born 20 since the doctor's r.'tn months ago, they hav v I an tw a i vt Vftnrvi ntrn. nml ImvildnQ lief liiteli.i ...l 1 slo is survived by three children! In this vicinity and Massa. luis i Norma, aged eight, Genevieve, aged ' noRer. t-on ot Mr and M. I t M.I four, and Reginald uged two years. 01 VMK suePt 18 w,ln 1 JJ " 1 J The annual town meeting of tlie town 1 " of Colchester was held Tuesday In! -liesiey hmlth, son of the l.. Mr an Morton's ball, when the vnHnnn olll.l'" einun, wno resiutu c ti .m pi cers of tho town were eleeteil. Mml.,s're"i "OS 111 lov.n .M nna .n rom erator Louis. Alnnn. c.ille.l the meet-' to Charlestowii, S. C. wiff he will c ,i Ing to order and the town clork read' ,lal u'1 -""einiu.- iiuui i im i the warning. The first business of the ' nnvy for a year's training c "isc meeting to be done was to act tinon : Mr- and Mrs. l-Vtd Gn.n. und c' . ve the rennets of n Itin town nlf eera , .uefsm.1, . I . .11 ' hk h which wero accepted. It was voted ' Gomo'j. mother, Mrs O II 1'iwo c that the enrly collection of poll taxes larl street, on then- wav ) t'ic r be dismissed.. It was voted to pay nil , liomo In Baden. N. C Mr (Imn 1ms taxes on the Errand list ti. the lre.-is- I liosltlon In one of tile la if ' i i urer. Mrs. M. II. Shaw was Hected a lactones 111 mat place trustee of the town freo library to , Levi Valyou lias rented serve live years, it was voted to ap- i aiiv Pireei, ne.i iu uiih-lii i . ' iic proprlate $75 toward the maintenance by Leo Christmas, and on Mar n v of the town freo library. A tax of 75 ! open It for an autonio' h ' j cents on the dollar on the town's grand i and repair shop. list was voted. A tnx of 10 cents on i At the annual town-jnei c ' tho dollar was voted on the grand list , Memorial hall at EssCx C 'r i inli of the town blLTiiwuv. A tnx nf fir. ' in.. ffiHnvIiii. ntlleorv: ut.-. , tei. cents on the dollar was voted on the grand list of the town school district. Tho meeting was very quiet consid ering tho contests. The most Interest ing contests wero those of selectman nnd lister, as tho candidates for these ofllces wero considered ns strong candi dates nnd It was a question us to which would be elected. For the olllce of selectman cm the republican ticket. Hector Huard appeared as a candi date nnd on the democratic side John 1). Dubrule was the candidate. Mr. i Huard had served three years as se-1 lectmnn and had given very good , sorvico to tho town and from nil re- Moderator, Guy W. Bailev ' - , Allen Martin; treasurer, I G detti overseer of the poor, 11 G tiiu c.' stable, James P. Flynn, road "'inn. ..Ini.a- A I"' c.,lAnlni t ,1 f ihrft. ' years, O. S. Nichols: lister r "ir I years, E. M. llurson- aud'tor frr thrf i '.-ears. It. O. Mudrett. school d ri tor f three years, H, W, Ayres. 1 was vo' to pay the tuition and Hv In ident.i college xpenses of four sttuUnt ti tl 'xtent of $S0 annually pir s it'1 n : an Institution , of higher leaning i 'h State. A license vote wa 'a Isc , icsjlt iiitr ln 29 no. ncalnst 1' wa ports his supporters felt that another ;o;ea r"nt ,!l '". ""' " '? tnrm .linlll.l l,n r-lven In I, In, Mr VOtO of 33 ngalllSt 2, I W1 VOlcd Dubrule, his opponent, gave him a "i-" "'" " lllllll HH'.l, V1E1 II1V7 VVIIV1 lllll.V'll l.UV 111 j inajuriv lur .nr. uunru. .ir. uuaro ' v ' was elected by a vote of 303. while Mr. , was v0,,1 10 r'lls,e ,lle fwn lf " 10 Dubrule received 2S7 vote, 1 The next contest was that of overseer ' ot the poor,, and as there werelvo can didates for this office It was felt thnt the vote would be split up. The men out for this olllce weio Wilfred Bosley, democrat, who received 157 votes; Octave Cormier, on the union ticket received 122 votes; Henry II. Deforgc on the citizens ticket received 42 votes; Frank F. Ookey on tho Independent ticket received 1S1 votes while L. W, Ravlln on tho republican ticket received 117 votes. Mr. Gokey was elect ed overseer of (he poor. The next excit ing contest was that of lister, tho candi dates being Louis Mongeon, who had been nominated on the republican and the democratic ticket nnd Bert E. Dubuc. who was a candidate of the union ticket. This was a very close contest ns Mr. Mongeon received 310 votes, while Mr. Dubuc re ceived 2S3. Mr. Mongeon winning by a ma- pein.aneni road work. COLCHESTER WINOOSKI The 50th annual report of tho town of Colchester Is printed and rendy for Jorlty of 27 votes. Botli Mr. Dubuc and distribution. Tho debt of tho town of jir. Mnngeou were considered ns strong Colchester amounts to $52,17S.3fi, as , men, as Mr. Dubuc has held tho otllco of against a debt ot $44,09S,tiO last year, j village president and other offices In the The nssets show the unpaid taxes tn j town, while Mr, Mongeon Is the present bo $0,222.21, us ngalnst $5,401,01 at tho village president. Mr Mongeon has closo of tho fiscal year, 191. Tlieso , vea ns lister at different times during taxes dato from 1912. Tho other assets 1 tho ,,.lHt jl years and has served as.,a follow: Cash In treasury February 4, member ot tho board of civil authority for 1919, selectmen's und overseer's ac- , M lnMy years. The ubovo contests were couutH, $1,SS3.08; cash In trenaury, samo , (hl, lnoat interesting, although there were date, road commissioner's account, ! ,,,1,,,,-g. The vote for llccuso.ls us follows: $11.33; duo from louse land 1 ent, $339.22; y 3 ,, Kivm(; tllt, m;,joilty for tho own farm and stock, $7,000, making. M,lU, of nt0Xcatlng liquors of 127. This T.?uo?rl" ..?VU ' .!l,"..Vl.",alll.til:N.t" , majority Is larger 11. an a year ago, when V. S. deposit fund duo tho t ruHtee of I The "umber of women to veto this year said fund, $10,420 02 not ns large as last year, as a num- Tho treasurer's - account shows tho " ot 11101,0 "1,l y"t0,t ,aHt yc,nT ' "! rccoplts for tho year from all xnurees vote this year, while somo who did not to bo $40,1)18.99, nnd there was cash 1 vote last year voted this year on hand at the beglnnlnir of thn vonr of $l,73lhi0, mnklug tho total amount nf money to do buslnesH during tho year $.11,083.10. Tho amount of orders 550; selectman for threo years, Hector . . .. ... ... ............ E . . .... ,.', I..1... 11 llnlii'iili, ui? I nvv-1 1 paid, old and now, $49,800.1 1. In last year's report tho receipts, Including c.ihIi on hand January 30, 1917, wore, $55,209.57. whilo tho disbursements amounted to $50,535,37. inn cum ui mo poor mis year was Following Is tile result nt the election of the various town tiff leers: Moderator, Louis Alapa, 510; town clerk, c. u. Allani, Huard 303, John B. Dubrulo 2S7; lown treasurer, C G. Allard, 532; overseer of tho ioor. Wilfred Bosley 157, Oclavo Cormier 122, Honw H, Do'forgo 42, Frank F Gokey 1S4, L. W. Ravlln 117; constable, George H. Morton 300, John McGrath 250; $1.5711.77, as against $1,802.77 In 1H7. collector of taxes, II F. Wolcotl, T,'J; JTho amount, nt uraimrtv ... bwn,t wvi iwe lUt-r. l-n' Mnngmm 310. Bert E. Dubuc 1... ........nl .1nnn,ln.. 11.., . .-.,., llOUai V.IU11CI1 WMM I1H1II !! I v I'illlll house Wednesday evening -Lus M' morlal day, In reHponso to the npp a' o President Wilson, many of the pi .ip' ot Colchester nssonibled to Mutt 1 ptuyer for victory of the all'cJ foi-c i. ...... .i ... ,.. i. call is given for the people of Mi- en munity to meet at tho B.11 Cli t'v' March !), to pray for a revival c' ore ' in God's wonl. There will l- - t sorvlce. Francis Dosseau of Hurl it, .01 who is assisting C. R. McGovtru a' tb i-.illwav btation. is bo.irdlnc In the f,u Ily of If. C. Twins. Dr atal Mrs N M Kenyon and E. S. Wright have 1 urn from Boston. Dr. Kcnyen is 1 1 1 with rheumatism and Mr urigit ' up with neuralgia. ESSEX CENTER .At ihe fourth quanciH inf nit the .Methodist EnlfCi nal 1 ' r 't he' Thursday afternoon tl'.' pi ip' f Essex chaige voted unanitneu h I i with tho other churches if. c iniinlty for a single fcilcr te l I h Mrs. Hannah Bliss Is iei)iled i'i u 111 Mrs. Samuel Bash.iw fr lln mond lias been spending uv 1 1 11 with her daughter, Mrs. ('lurch Kec - Saturday. .1. A. Nlcliol. has 1 v.-d b family to tlie Thankful Mnrg n iutc wnH iil nniiin Miiiinnv - 1 nu 1111 &i eiii ...nn tt.i., .,....1. ...ill l.u li.,l,l , in. homo of Mr. and Mrs M Doilgo Tho Fourth iiuartetly enftreneo of lln Methodist Episcopal Chinch was held u' itev. iiuani rMiuw. i' 1 j wu n (.Ii.ii'l. II ii'iia Mil nil tnv .-ilile i nnfi I f 11111 U IIIIKO IIUIlllM-l UI Villi. VI. II,V,,I.'V . UV,,,, uresem. 10 nastor renotiei iiiu unuiuoi ell ni'r.li tPirnituli ttiplr firm itr hihltir 11 itnl M In. Inttnc Tlmrrt u'nq .1 II Mil II imnil rtti fnr tlwt fntlirn (if tlin linstflP. tlin H( V .1. K, Allen, for nnothiM- year vii nvltti Hrtii tfiia nvlnmlr.il hv Itilw i.lt.Tf C lv I til