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THE BURLINGTON FREEPRESS AND TIMES: THURSDAY, MAY 8, 1919.
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HAPPENINGS IN VERMONT
(Continued from page one.)
Business College. Miss Edith Cham
berlain went Saturday to Burlington
to visit her mother, who Is 111 from
the effects of an operation for the
removal of a cancer. Arthur Eagan,
.who recently returned from over
seas with the 26th Division has re
celved his discharge and la visiting
his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward
Eagan. Friday, while Edward Kram
pltz was assisting in unloading a dy
namo from the express wagon at tho
Sheffield Farms milk plant, the machine
overbalanced and fell, crushing him to
to ground. He luckily escaped with a
badly bruised hip and arm.
Announcement was made Sunday at St
Peter's Church that a mission would bo
held the week beginning with May 18 by
the missionary band of Springfield, Mass.
Senior honors In tho Vergonnes high
school have been announced as follows
Miss Caltia Field, daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. Charles C. Field of Ferrisburg,
first: Henry Jackman, son of W. H.
Jackman of Walthnm, second. Mrs,
Emily Latote, who has been caring for
her sister. Miss Louise Price, has re
turned to Lowell, Mass. Mrs. L. M.
Pearsons, president of the State W. C.
T. U spoko In behalf of tho Jublleo
fund at a union service Sunday evening
at the Methodist Episcopal Church. Tho
offering taken at the close of the serv
ice wilt assure tho local union of being
able to raise its quota of $75. Capt. and
Mrs. Robert McCuen have returned from
a visit to their farm In Bridport. Mrs.
M. L. Pearsons of Orloans, Stato presi
dent of the W. C. T. U who gavo an
address on the million-dollar Jubilee fund
at the union service at tho Methodist
Episcopal Church Sunday evening, was
a week-end guest of Mrs. E. A. Leo,
Mies Nellie McKnlght of Newark, N. J
who has been vlHltlng her Bister, Mrs,
C, P. Jarvle, went Friday to Burlington
to visit friends. Mrs. Manum of Bristol
president of the county W, C. T, U., at
tended the union services at tho Metho
dlit Episcopal Church Sunday evening,
and was the guest Sunday night of hor
cousin, Mrs, Mary Scott. Keith Bylngton
who has been ill two weeks at the home
of his parents In Charlotte, has returned
uid resumed his Btudles at the Ver
gennes high school. Tho annual meeting
of the Missionary society of tho Congre
gational Church of Ferrisburg will bo
held Thursday afternoon at two o'clock
with Mrs. B. W. Collins.
At a meeting of the official board of the
Ferrisburg Driving association It was
voted to hold an agricultural fair at the
Driving park this fall, iluto not yet
determined. Tho first race meeting of the
season will be held Saturday, Juno 28.
Secretary Charles C. Field says the
prospect for n successful season aro most
assuring as the number of horses In sight
far exceed that of any year since the olub
was organized. Ferrisburg is planning
for a baseball team, equipment hns been
ordered and a practlco gamo will bo
played Saturday of this week to select
players. Dr. D. J, Carroll, who recontly
received an honornblo discharge from tho
medical department of tho army at Fort
Oglethorpe, Ga will give up his practlco
hero und movo to Rutland this week
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur W. Norton, Mr.
and Mrs. W. B. Dalrymplo, tho Misses
Iluth Stebblns mid Florida Myers went
Monday to Ituttand to sco the flying circus
under tho auspices of tho national Lib
erty Loan committee. Mr. and Mrs.
Thomas Murphy of l'oultncy aro guests
for a fow days of Dr. and Mrs. D. J.
Carroll, Mr. Murphy was recently dis
charged from tho 302nd Field Artillery
of the 161st Brigade. Mrs. Alice Wyman
has so far Improved from hor recent Ill
ness as to be ablo to bo out on the piazza
Monday. Private drover Uago of the
lC4th Infantry, 20th Division, who is
visiting his nunt, Mrs. Frank Sears, of
North Ferrjsburg, called on friends hero
E. L. Ingalls of tho extension service
of tho University of Vermont is working
In Ferrisburg, Vcrgcnucs and Waltham
this week with Suporlntendont H. A.
Farrar.-Wcsley Murdock of Mlddlebury
was In town yostorday on business con
nected with tho New England Tclephono
company. Capt, John Connors of tho
Halnbow Division Is In Now York and Is
expected to bo nt tho homo of ills parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Connors. Tho con
tinued rainy weather Is delaying tho mak
ing of gardens, tho sowing of grain and
general spring work on the farm. Tho
Vcrgcnncs city band held a danco last
evening at City Hall and tho proceeds
will be devoted to tho buying of now
Instruments. News hns been received of
tho birth of a daughter, Jeanetto Louisa,
May to Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Hughes
of Maiinsvllle, N. Y. Mrs. Hughes will
be remembered lis Miss Loulso Wood
man, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. D.
Woodninn of Wultham. Frnnk Domino
of tho 302nd Field Artillery, who was In
France 10 months with the A. E. F, and
who served on the St. Mlhlel sector, Is at
his home here. Obedlah Claude Allen,
son of Mr. nnd Mrs. Duane Allen, has
enlisted for four years In tho U. S. navy.
He has gone to Newport, R. I where
he has been assigned to tho medical de
partment. Miss Florida Myers has re
turned from a visit to her sister, Mrs.
Matthew Monoguc, of Rutlund. Alder
man John Dnlgncault has sold his house
on North Maple street to, Charles
Douglass of Addison and will give posses
sion June 1. Mr. Dalgneanlt will move
to the house of his mother on the same
street, which he recently purchasod.
Mrs. P. It, Stewart, who has been visit
ing Mr. and Mrs. John Gravollo, has re
turned to Mlddlebury, O, H. Sherman of
Burlington wns In town yesterday to at
tend a meeting of the directors of the
National bank of Vergcnnes. Charles
Torrey of Burlington visited his family
hero yesterday. Udward Hondeau has re
turned to Itutlnnd after a visit to his
parents, Mr. and Mrs. Amos ltondeau.
The estate of the late Lydla A. Ball,
conslKtlng of about W acres of land with
house and barns, has recently been sold
by H. S. Ball, administrator, the west
side to Alson Donovan and the cast
side to F. N. Sears.
The Red Cross branch will give a wel
come home sociable to the returned sol
diers Thursday evening at the church
parlors i seven o'clock. Everybody
welcome. Mr. Norton, chairman of Ad
dison, county, will bo present and give
a talk on his Boston trip, where he saw
tho 2Cth Division on parade, and Miss
Meigs, tho county secretary, also will
bo present. No charges will be made
for tho supper. There will bo a tree
planting Thursday afternoon nt Green-
bush school at three o'clock In memory
of Robert Sears, who lost his llfo In
France. Everyone is Invited to be pres
Mrs. Norman Selllck, who lives on tho
East Mlddlebury road a mile and a half
from this village, met with what may bo
serious uccldent. She came to tho
village with some milk which she was
taking to the plant of the Addison
County Dairy company and when near
tho plant made an attempt to pass a
team that was ahead of her. In so doing
she was tipped over and thrown to tho
ground. Sho picked herself up and with
tho aid of help soon on the scene man
aged to deliver the milk and return to
her home. But on arriving home she
commenced to spit blood and Dr. S. S.
Eddy was called. So far as .known there
aro no bones broken, but It is feared
she Is hurt internally. Joseph Caron, an
employe of tho Addlhon County Dairy
company, was at work at the plant Wed
nesday morning, aiding In the getting
out somo Ice when ho made a misstep
whllo on the top of the ice-house and
fell a distance of about 20 feet. He
struck on his head and was picked up
in an unconscious condition and taken
to his home on South Main street. Dr.
S. 8. Eddy was called nnd after a care
ful examination It was found there were
no bones broken, but that ho had In
jured his left shoulder and his left
side. It Is thought he will be able to be
about again soon. Mrs. Cellestia Eaton,
who has spent tho winter In Leicester,
has come to town and will make a stay
of indefinite length with her son, Pearl
11. Eaton. Roger Hlgglns of Arlington
is making a visit to his uncle, John Hlg
glns, landlord of The Addison. Mr. and
airs. Robert G. Foster have returned
from Sudbury, where they have been on
a visit to Mr. Foster's parents, Mr. and
Mrs. E. J. Foster.-Mrs. Anna Tottlne-
hani of Brldport Is hero to visit her
brother, Charles L. Parish. Charles M
Reynolds nnd John Plckel of Plattsburgh,
N. Y., and H. H. Oordon and Jnck
Slmonds of Boston have arrived In town
and havo obtained positions. A. N,
McQulvcy left yestorday for Twin Falls,
Idaho. On tho way he wilt stop at
Stamford, Conn., to visit his daughter,
Mrs. Leeds. John Lowell, who has car
ried tho mall for two years, has resigned
his position and gone to work for Hart
About 25 of the relatives and friends of
J. W, Murdock of Pleasant street cave
him a birthday surprise party Tuesday
evening In honor of his 37th nnnivcrsary.
Tho evening was sncnt with music and so.
clal greetings. Refreshments were served,
among which was a hugo birthday cako
decorated with lighted candles, mode by
his wife and cut and served by Mr. Mur
dock. Tho party was a genuine surprise,
as he was unaware of any such event
until they filed into his home about eight
o'clock. Captain T. G. Chamberlln, first
battalion, nntl-alrcraft artillery, who saw
a year's service, spoke on tho League nt
Nations to n crowded house nt the town
halt Tuesday evening. Ho was one of the
men who recently madoa trans-contlnon-
tal tour speaking on League of Nations In
company with former President Taft and
President Lowell of Harvard University.
Whllo ho Is In town, he la tho guest of
Mlddlebury College. The century de-
tury department of the Women's club held
a meeting at the home of Mrs. L. J, Hath
away Wednesday evening, The meeting
of Addison Encampment, No. 27, 1. O. O.
F will hold a meeting In their hall Mon
day evening next at which time, ths Initia
tory degree will be conferred.
Irving Denton has been discharged from
tho 302nd Field Artillery In which he
saw Borvlco on tho western front and
arrived homo Wednesday. Miss Bucklln
has recovered to a great extent from hor
recent serious accident, Mr. Pcrrlor is
seriously 111. Mrs. Frank Woostcr. Mrs.
F. J, Malzard, L. A. WebBtcr nnd the
Rev. Fruncls Malzard attended the Con
gregational conference at Salisbury Tues
day. O. Myatt and family of Brandon
are spending a few cloys In town. Tho
Misses Wells aro lllr-Mrs. Robert Woo
Bter Is 111. Phonnor Vail and family re
turned last week from Florida, whero
thoy spent tho winter. Mrs. Harrison
Baldwin returned from New York Sat
urday. Several from here wont to Rut
land Monday. Mrs. O. Watte returned to
Barro Saturday. C. Flllon has purchased
an nutomobils. George Labounty has
been til but Is Improving.
The Friends' Quarterly meeting will bo
held In North Ferrisburg, May 10 nnd 11.
Frank Preston has returned to Rutland,
A. N. Green has sold his farm to Glyn
Parker of Mlddtetown, Conn. Mr. and
Mrs. D. W. Eddy visited Philip Eddy
nnd family in Hlnesburg. Tho W. C. T.
U. met with Mrs. Jnnette Barnum
Thursday.-Mrs. F. C. Shlverotto return
ed Friday, from a brief visit In Rutland.
Her nloce, Hazel Preston, accompanied
her homo. A. H. Bown has purchased of
A. N. Green, his stock of merchandise,
nnd will conduct a storo at his home In
East Monkton. Louis Shepard has re
turned from overseas, has been dis
charged from tho army, nnd In at tho
homo of his father, James Shepard. Mrs.
Carrlo A. Chamberlain, nged 68 years,
died Friday at tho homo of George
Walston, where sho had been employed
as housekeeper for sometime. Tho re
mains wcr0 taken Sunday to Starksboro,
her former home, where tho funerol and
burial services were hold Sunday ufter
noon. Miss Julotta Barnum Is homo
Maud Btackmcr, Blanch Barcom and
Lou Ella Phelps went to Rutland Friday
to nttend tho Vermont Girls' meeting.
They were chaperoned by Miss Margroto
Monger. Dr. Cummlngs, of Tlconderoga,
N. Y., was In town Friday to consult
with Dr. Sargent In tho casos of Mrs.
Charles Spauldlng and J. O. Raymond.
A. C. Pluo has been supplying for the
past week on R. F. D. route No 1 for
Robert Ryan, who has had a weok off,
Mrs. Mary (Doucharmo) Banister has
been homo from Burlington for the week
past. Mr. and Mrs. Moses Stedman wcro
In Brandon last week Mr, and Mrs. H.
A. Hall returned from Boston last week,
where thoy spent a week with friends.
Mrs. M R. Brown camo homo from
her brother Wilbur's on Sunday, Improved
In health. C. H. Lewis is quite feeble.
John L. Jones, of Shoreham, spent a day
In town last week. Tho foreign depart
ment of tho Woman's Missionary society
met Wednesday with Mrs. E. E. Young.
Charles LaFoy nnd family have moved
to Shoreham. Miss Irene Slrd has re
turned to Castlcton after a week with
friends here. The monthly business meet
ing of the Y. P. S, C. E. was held on
Monday with Mr. and Mrs. F. E. LUIIc.
Independence Lodge, No. 11, held a
regular meeting last Tuesday. W. B.
French Is repairing the Lavery house.
John Stevens was in Peru, N. Y., last
week. Tho new cheese factory is com
ing on wellt Miss Alice Warren Is at
homo from New York city.
Mr. nnd Mrs. Henry Robinson
started for their home In Colorado
lust week. Mrs. Charles Roberts was
called to Randolph the first of last
week by the illness of her son, Mol
vln, who has pnoumonin, but is better
now. Mrs. Henry Manning, Sr., and
son, Volnoy, visited her daughter,
Mrs. Charles Stoddard. In South Roy
atton last week. Henry Manning, Jr.,
has moved from Warren Into tho
south end tenement of Robert Claflln's
house. Mrs. Olive Flint and grand
daughter, Blanche Byam, from Bethel
visited her brother, Loren Spencer,
and sister, Percls Andrews, Saturday
and Sunday. Elwln Scott and wife
from Barro were week-end visitors
of ther parents, Mr. nnd Mrs. Wal
ter Scott. Joseph Caswell has moved
his goods to Ripton. Mra J, W. Al
drlch and children were week-end
visitors at her brother's, Mr. and Mrs.
L. M. Church.
Mrs. Perry Campbell Is visiting her
daughter, Mrs. Douglas, In Shoreham.
Mrs. Hattle Beeman of Richmond has
moved here and Is keeping house for
her father, J. S. Chandler. Tho Rev.
W. It. Morryer preached a very ac
ceptable sermon hero Sunday. He Is
moving Into tho parsonage recently va
cated by Grant Hodges. John Hous
ton of Mlddlebury was here the first of
the week on business. Mrs. Julia
Mills was in Mlddlebury over Sunday.
Roy Burt has returned from France
and has been honorably discharged
from tho army. He was wounded and
in a hospital In France six months.
Gardner Goodroe is home from France
and honorably discharged from the
army. J. S. Chandler, who has been
boarding at Maplo Inn for three years,
has returned to his own house and ex
pects to remain there. Mrs. Ella. Selim
of Albany, N. Y., recently sold Maple
Inn to Penrl Eaton of Mlddlebury, who
sold it at auction to Charles Cook for
$090. Mrs. LaFrance, former proprie
tress of Maple Inn, has vacated the
premises and gone to visit her daugh
ter at Mount Holly, Grant Hodges
moved Into the house vacated by Mrs.
LaFrance the first of the week.
Miss Ruth Wright attended tho Y. W
C, A. meeting held in Rutland last week.
Harriet Lee of Ferrisburg is visiting
her aunt, Mrs. P. W. Otis. Mr. and Mrs.
Eddie Danyew aro visiting his parents,
Mr. and Mrs. E. Danyew. Mr. and Mrs.
H. V. Wheelock and little daughter of
Vergennes spent Saturday with Mr. and
Mrs. A. G. Wrlght.-Mlchael McCabe
moved his family Into Frank Tucker's
house last week. Miss Helen Otis is re
covering from her recent Illness. The
N. C. club has postponed Its meeting this
month indefinitely. Miss Ruth Wright is
Improving from her recent Illness. The
town has over-subscribed for the Vic
tory Liberty Loan. Mrs. William Piorson
Is recovering from her recent nervouB at
tack. The N, S. club was entertained at
C. W, Ward's Wednesday evening. Miss
Emma Fuller, home demonstralon agent,
Several Indies attended a meat canning
demonstration a few days ago, conducted
by Miss Emma Fuller at thehome of Mrs.
Arthur Piper. Frank Wood and Arthur
Adams are 111. Mrs. Andrews Is 111. There
was a well attended grange meeting Fri
day evening. Degrees were conferred und
refreshments served. Another class win
bo taken In soon, William Hurd, who
has been overseas for several months,
has received his discharge and Is now
nt his slBter's, Mrs. Waldo Clark's, Mrs.
Fred Hilton of Boston Is the guest of
her sister, Mrs, Waldo Clark. Mr. and
Mrs. Russell Smith wont to New Haven
Saturday to attend the funeral of Mrs.
H. C. RoBcoe, who died Thursday at a
hospital In Burlington after a several
months' illness. Mrs. Roscoe was tho
grandmother of Mrs. Smith.
The Rev, E. J. Mender bus finished his
labors here as pastor of the Friends'
Church and went last week to the homo
of his daughter, Mrs. C. A. Eno, in Bur
lington. His scrvkeH havo been highly ap
preciated and his many friends are sorry
to have him leave. Robert Y6ung lost a
valuable young horso Suturduy night by
its getting hung up In tho stable. MIbb
Zlta Lafayette spent the week-end with
rolatlves In Bristol. Floyd, young on
of Mr. mid Mrs. Nicholas Thompson,
broke IiIh arm last week ubovo tho elbow.
Dr. Rrlcgu reduced tho fracture -miu
Barah Thompson Is assisting Mrs. Blal
Shattuck.-Harry Bonnie has moved his
family to Brlstol.-Charlcs Matthews la
homo from overseas and is visiting his
sister, Mrs. Sowol Hallock. MrB Ursula
Stokes and Mrs. Clara Purlnton, both
ladles over 80, aro slowly falllng.-Mr. nnd
Mrs. Joseph Brown spent Friday with
their eon, Joshua. On Sunday they visited
their daughter, Mrs. Esuoltlne, In Bris
Ashley Ilcldcn received IiIh discharge
at Camp Dcvens nnd with Mrs. Delricn
Is at Henry Beldcn's "A Shadow Social"
In Academy hall will bo hold May 10
under tho auspices of tho ladles of St.
Genevieve's Church. Thero Is to ho a pro
gram of music and nnccdotcs from boys
who have been overseas. Miss Norma
Walto, a student at Troy Conference
Acadomy, passed the week-end with her.
parents. Mrs. P. W. Walte was In Rut
land Monday. Mrs. Kllbourn of East
Chicago, Ind., who haa been t guest of
her sister, Mrs. R. B. Simmons, has re
turned home. Dr. Mnry M. Piatt and
mother, Madam Mixer, went Monday to
Boston for a two weeks' visit.
Mr. and Mrs. Horbort Fields spent the
woelt-ond with relatives In Ferrisburg.
The Dorcas society will hold their reg
ular meeting In their church parlors tho
14th.-The Rev. .1. B. Stewart nnd C. La
doo attended the ordination services at
Lincoln Inst week. C. F. Gove wan at
E. K. Eddy's several days last week.
tho Christian Culture club will meet
with Mrs. F. J. Hanson Thursday. The
funeral of Mrs. Amanda Chamberlain,
who died nt George Wnlston'B In Monk
ton, was held at the Baptist Church, of
which sho was a faithful member, May
4th. Tho Rev. M. Hughes of Bristol of
ficiating. Mrs. Chamberlain had always
lived In tho town or vicinity and will
bo mourned by a large circle of friends.
Sho Is survived by two sisters, Mrs.
Sweet of Huntington und Mrs. Hilt of
East Barnard, threo children: Mrs. Georgo
Nichols and Charles Chamberlain of
Bristol and Miss Hilda Chnmborlaln of
EaBt Pomfort. Among thoso from away
who attended tho funeral were Mr. und
Mrs. William Hilt and sons of East Bar
nard, Mr. and Mrs. JnmeH Sweet of Hunt
ington, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Moody from
Lincoln, Almon Norton, E. B. Palmer.
Mr. and Mrs. George Nichols and Mr.
and Mrs. Charles Chamberlain of Bris
tol and Miss Hilda Chamberlain of East
Pomfret. The Ruv. J. B. Stewart has
returned from Sheffield, whero ho
preached May !. Arthur Lepp and Wil
liam Hannon, both of whom enlisted
from this town, have arrived from over
seas. The funortl of Fred E. SearB was held
at his late homo In Starksboro April 20.
Ho Is survived by his wife; five daugh
ters, Mrs. C. J. Downey, Mrs. G. A.
Kenyon, Mrs. R .P. Knox, nil of Hart
ford, Conn.; Miss Ruble, nnd Miss Vclma
Sears of Starksboro, and ono son, Earl E.
Sears, of Richmond; two sisters and two
brothers. Tho bearers were: Earl E.
Sears. John D. SearB, C. J. Downey, R.
P. Knox, G. A. Kenyon nnd T. E.
Trudeau, Relatives from out of town to
attond tho funeral were: Mr. and Mrs.
C. J. Downey and son, Carroll, Mr. nnd
Mrs. R, I'. Knox and daughter, Lola,
Mrs. G. A. Kenyon, all of Hartford, Conn,,
Mr. and Mrs. Earl E. Sears of Richmond,
G. A. Kenyon of Hlnesburg. John D.
Sears of Braintree, Mr. and Mrs. T. E.
Trudeau, Mrs. Wallace Rockwood and
Miss Grccta Brown of Bristol. Mr. and
Mrs. George Oamcr of Tuftsvlllc have re
turned to F. II. Hill's, whore thoy are to
work this season. G. L. Clifford, who is
suffering from a severe attack of rheu
matism, is some better. Howard Hanson
wns home from Bristol Sunday. Mrs.
Helen Wyman Is moving to her home
In the village.
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Waterhouso of
Brooklyn, K. Y. havo returned home,
after spending a few days visiting at
the home of his mother, Mrs. Julia Wu
terhouse. Rollln Whitney spent the week
end in Ashburnhnm, Mass. The funeral
of Mrs. Harriet Smith, widow of the
lato Columbus Smith, was held at her
lato residence Tuesday afternoon. A.
P. Beach and family of Brandon, were
guests of Dr. and Mrs. O. M. Bump. Sat
urday. Mrs. Mary C. Hamilton was a
week-end guest at the homo of Mr. nnd
Mrs. J. B. Weeks of Mlddlebury. F. J.
Summer is confined to the house with
an attack of grip. Fletcher Whitney
has accepted a position in Wey
brldge for the summer. Fred Walnrlght
a former resident In town who re
cently returned from service in France,
Is visiting friends in town. Tho Hon.
W. H. Dyer and family spent Sunday nt
the home of F. W. Whitney. Tho little
daughter of Silas Goddard has been
quite 111. Word has been received by
tho family that Fred Simpson has re
turned from service In France, and Is
at Camp Devens, waltlnsr for his dis
charge. The electric lights recently In
stalled In the Congregational Church are
giving satisfaction. A business meeting
of the local Rod Cross was held in the
town hall Thursday, when tho former
by-laws wero revised, and other Im
portant business transacted. Orlo S.
Bump, after several months service ov
erseas, has been discharged, and Is spend
ing a few days with his parents here.
The convention of Congregntlonal min
isters nnd churches of Addison County
met with the local church Tuesday, the
Cth. There was a good attendance and
much Interest shown.
Nelson Laber has gone to Albany,
N, Y to attend tho Albany Busi
ness College, At the annual vlllago
meeting, hold Tuesdny April 20, these
officers wore elected: President, Dr.
W. E. Morgan; clerk, W. W. Wilson;
treasurer, F. R. Dickermanj auditors,
W. B. Daggett, P. K. Wilson, A. E.
Bristol; collector, G. W. Farr; fire war
dons, G. W. Farr. E. W. Varney. C. A.
Hanks; trustee for threo years, C. W.
Sprague. Voted a tax of 75 cents on tho
At a meeting of the Outlook club
Friday Mrs. Boynton and Mrs.
Ridley wero elected delegates to
the Federation of Woman's Clubs
to bo held In Burro, Mrs. Norton
and Miss Morgan were chosen us al
ternates. T. E. Trude, MIbb Grecta
Brown und Mrs. Lena Rockwood at
tended tho funeral of Fred hears In
Starksboro April 19. MrB. Trudo,
who had passed several day3 with her
Bister, Mra. Sears, returned to her homo
with them and Is now 111 with laryn
gitis, Supt. and Mrs. A. W. Eddy of
Mlddlebury wcro recent visitors In
town. MIbs Kate I, Stewart attended
tho Morrill-Parker prlzo-spcnkius: con
test at Mlddlebury Collego Thursday
evening. Tho Outlook club nnd Busi
ness Men's association have completed
their arrangements for n entertain
ment coursa for next year. Tho 'courso
wilt consist of the following flvo num
pcaco and reconstruction In Europe,
Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Thomas. Mrs. Daisy
MulllngB and daughter. Ruth. Miss Smith,
Miss Dubuque nnd Miss Hutchlns at
tended the college piny at Mlddlebury
Saturday.-Mrs. W. H. Cardell pleasantly
entertained tho girls of tho Loyalty class
Saturday evening at her homo on Spring
slreot. Music und gnmeB wero enjoyed and
refreshments served.-MIss Fern Shut
tuck, who Is taking tho purees' training
course nt the Springfield hospital, Spring
field. Vt.. snout it few duy:i ut hor homo
lust week, returning to Springfield Sutur-
1 dny.-O. A. Wheelock and family Imvo
moved Into tho Murphy house on Spring
street. Mr. nnd Mrs. Morrison nnd two
sons und C. C. Currier of Watorbury,
Conn., spent Sunday at Mr. Currier's
nomo here. Thoy mado tho trip by auto
mobile. They returned Monday, Mlsa
Doris M. Currier going with them ns far
as Bratllcboro, where Bho has a posi
tion ns stenographer and typist in tho
office of a chair factory. Mrs, Lillian
Sumner has moved into Mrs. L. J.
Mclllcur'n house on North streot. Miss
Locklo Burt wns nt home from her school
In North Ferrisburg for the week-end.
Georgo L. Hnsseltlne of White Plains,
N. Y nnd Mm. Asa Ball of Montpoller
spent Sunday with their parents, Judge
nnd Mrs, E. A. HnsBeltlno. Judson
Stevens, Mr. nnd Mrs. Arthur W. Stevens
nnd daughter, Charles Wilson and Thomas
Jones of Cornwall called on friends In
town Sunday. Mr. nnd Mrs. Homer E.
Howltt of Fair Haven spent Sunday with
Mrs. Howltt's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Fred
Wright. F, W. Blackburn and family
Jiavo moved Into tho house on Fitch
nvenue vacated by E. A. Fltzslmons.
Mrs. Electa Gove Is confined to hor bed
at hor homo on Church street. Sho hns
been having hemorrages of tho noso
nnd Is In a weakoncd condition. Mrs.
Arba Mansfield, aged 79 years, died nt
tho homo of hor daughter, Mrs. John
Burt, on Elm street at 12 o'clock Sunday
night. Mrs. Mansfield hnd been In poor
health for a long time. About three weeks
ago she sustained a fnll and since then
hns boon confined to tier bed In a help
less condition. Miss Grace Merrill of Now
Haven hnH been caring for her. Sho Is
survived by two daughters, Mrs. John
Burt nnd Mrs. Itha Shepard, und several
grandchildren. She was a woman of
quiet disposition, a good neighbor and
much loved by all who knew her. Rena
Jlmmo wns nt homo Monday from Rut
land Business College. E. 8. Lndue Ib
In Burlington for treatment. Weston R.
Trudo was taken to Burlington Monday
for an operation for appendicitis. The
new tlmo table of tho Bristol road went
Into effect Monday. Thero Is nn early
train out of Bristol now. Mlsa Dora
Cohen spent Sunday nt her home In Bur
lington. Tho teachers' training class girls
have completed their three weeks of
teaching In tho model rural school nt
Bristol Flats. Thursday evening a pro
gram und social wcro given under the
direction of Mlsa Abbott, nsslsted by the
glrla In training. Tho program consisted
of numbers representative of the regular
work which has been done In school. Tho
vlctrola from the training clnss rooms
wns used for tho penmanship, folk dances,
physical exorcises, selections for ap
preciation, etc. Friday the pupils of tho
school voted unnnlmously to use tho
money from the social towards a vlctrola
of their own. The Neighborly club gavo
Mrs. F. S. Mclntyro a birthday surpriso
party at her home Monday afternoon.
Thero will be a business meeting of tho
W. C. T. U. at tho homo of Miss Woller
at 3:30 o'clock Friday nfternoon. The
members will please bring dues. Peter
Ashllno of Shelburne Is visiting his daugh
ter, Mrs. George Delong. Henry O. Cox
went to Lake Placid, N. Y., Monday,
where he hns a position. Mrs. Cox nnd
two children, who are spending a few
days nt the home of Earl Cox In
Monkton will Join him later. Wes
ton R. Trudo underwent a sovere
operation for appendicitis nt the Mary
Fletcher hospital Mondny. Mrs. Electa
Gove is better. There are several new
cases of mumps in the village. "Mothers'
day" will be observed nt the Federated
Church Sunday morning. Any one wish
ing conveyance to and from church that
day will please notify E. B. Gulndon. An
Invitation Ib extended all mothers, not
attending any other church Miss Alice
Chandler of Rutland Is stnylng a few
days with Mrs. John Burt. Daniel Davis
of Hlnesburg was In town Sunday, called
here by the serious condition of his
grandmother, Mrs. Arba Mansfield.
Willie E. Hannon of the 101st Ammu
nition Train, 26th, Division, reached homo
Friday evening, making 23 months In
tho service. He enlisted Juno 2, 1917,
In Company M, First Vermont, leaving
for Franco October 2, 1917, and returned
on tho battleship New Jorsey.
At a business meeting of the local
branch of tho Red Cross held in the
rooms Tuesday afternoon, Mrs. Josle
Morgan was elected president to sue
cced Mrs. W. D. Pope, resigned. Miss
Grnco Merrill has roturned to her home
In Now Haven. Miss Locklo Burt was
rnllert from her school In Fnrrlshllrir
and Miss Marjorlo Shepard from Basin
Harbor Tuesday by the death of their
grandmother, Mrs. Artu Mansfield. Mr.
and MrB. Homor Howltt, Miss J. G.
Pago and Miss Sadie Slmonson were In
Burlington Tuesday. Mrs. E. W. King
man is ill at her home on Maple street.
Mrs. Electa Gove is not as well, hav
ing had moro hemorrhages of the nose
Tuesday night and Wednesday morn
ing. Her condition is considered quite
serious. The Rev. W. R. Shaw of Rut
land was in town Wednesday to offi
ciate at the funeral of Mrs. Arba Mans
A meeting of Prospect Grange was held
Saturday evening. The, lndustrla will
meet Thursday, May 8, at the home of
Mrs. Harold Atkins. The quota for tho
town on the Liberty Loan Is 0,700, of
which sum $."i,5M) has already been sub
scribed. Llndley Btcltnell, Henry Ben
nett, Ralph Sweet, Percy Cram and Clar
ence Atwood returned to their homes last
week, having been discharged from tho
service. Georgo Gnrland Is at home from
n business trip of several days to Roxbury
nnd vicinity. L. E. Jackman was In Ver
gcnnes, April 29, attending a meeting of
tho Addison county license commissioners.
Mr. nnd Mrs. M. B. Oovo are visiting In
Proctor nt the home of their daughter,
Mrs. Fred Negus. Mr. nnd Mrs. C. R.
Blckneil are at homo after spending sev
eral days In Boston, whero they witnessed
the parado of the 20th division.
At a meeting of the Ladies' Aid society
held Wednesday April 30 tho following
officers wcro elected: President, Mrs. L.
E. Jackman; first vice president, Mrs.
Mary Morgan; second vice president,
Mrs. Mnry Davis; secretary, Mrs. II. W.
Smith; treasurer, Mrs. G. A. Thayer;
hall trustee for three years. Mrs. Jano
Morrill; library trustee for three years,
Mrs. Ella Chapman: librarian, Mrs, I).
U. Garland; nuditors, Mrs. Mary Morgan,
Mib. L. E. Jackman. Mrs. W. E. 1'lcrcc
received word Saturday of the death of
her uncle, Albert Murruy of Wnrron.
Mr. Murruy wan a former resident of
this town and Is well and favorubly
known hero. Funerul Bervlcos were
hold Tuesday afternoon nt two o'clock
from tho church at Warren. Miss Mary
Turner spent tho week-end In North
Ferrisburg, tho guest of MIbb Grnco
Turner. William Grant, who resides
with his son, Howard. Is confined to tho
hoime by UIiiosb. W. E, Pierce and
daughters, Carrlo nnd Dorothy, wero In
Warren, Sunday, John Benton nnd
family Saturday In Burlington. Mr.
and Mrs. Frank DoLong of Wurren
wuro Sunday visitors at tho homo
of Wnlter arant.-Mrs. Jennlo Nor
ton went Sunday to Roxbury, where
sho will spend sevorul dnys visiting
frlondfl. A dance will bo given Friday
evening in Jackman and aarlands' hall.
News has been received of tho safe ar
rival In this country of Russoll Kent,
son of Mr. and Mrs. Rollln Kent, former
residents here. Ho bus been in Franco
having been nttachod to a medical reserve
corps. Mm. F, E, Grandcy and grand
daughter, Violet Otis, wore Sunday guests
of Mr. and Mrs. p.lroy Tnrroy of East
Addlton. -MIhh Cornlo Kept of tho Uni
versity of Vermont spent u part of lust
week at home. Miss Ellen Stanton of
Bristol was at home over Sunday. Ross
Kent Is ut homo from Forrlshurg III with
tho mumps. George King of Burlington,
who has recently returned from over
seas having served with tho 101st Am
munition Train, 20th Division, Is visiting
his nunt, Mrs. John Jerome. Mrs.
Henderson, who has Hpcnt two weeks
at Worcester, Mass., has returned and
resumed her work ns nurse for Mrs.
Louisa Converse. Miss Sarah Henderson
of Worcester, Maes., Is spending some
tlmo with her sister, Mrs. E. F. Trask.
Mr. and Mrs. W. R. White wcro called
last week to Burlington by the serious
Illness of their brother-in-law, George
W. Hatch. Clarence Smith hns returned
to his homo here Blnco being discharged
at Camp Devens. George King and tho
Misses Rachel and Maude Jerome went
Tuesday to Burlington, going with A. L.
Milter In his car.
John E. Sullivan died at n tuberculosis
sanltorlum in Maine Thursday. Mr. Sul
livan camo here from Barro several
years ago and engaged In tho granito
manufacturing business under the firm
name of Mack, Sullivan & Rowo, after
wards buying out tho business hlmRclf.
For Rome time he wns post-master under
President Tnft. Ho Is survived by his
wife and soveral daughters, bosldeB other
relatives. The funeral wan held at Barro
Saturday with burial at that placo. Mrs.
Helen Drew of Burlington, was in town
Friday 'and Saturday.-Mrs. Nellie Dut
ton, who has been spending tho winter
In St. Johnsbury, has returned homo,
MIbs Jessie Robertson was In Wolcott
Friday evening to attend a BChool social
at that place. .Tames J, Rowcll has re
ceived his discharge from tho army and
Is calling on friends In town. Arthur
Grow of Waldon was in town Friday.
The Scout orchestra furnished music for
a danco at North Hyde Park Iriday
night. Mr. and Mrs. V. C. Klttrcdge of
SnrliiEflold. are In town for a few days,
In tho case of Statu va' Charles Smith
of Walden for breach of the peace by
excesslvo beating of his 11 year old
adopted son, the respondent was found
guilty nnd fined $50 and costs. State's
Attorney Campbell prosecuted anil .Mr.
Conant of St. Johnsbury defended. Alton
Orlswold Is vlBltlng In town.-Chnrles T.
I'lerco. who hns been doing overseas Y.
M. C. A. work, has received ills discharge
and arrived home Saturday evening.
William C. Clifford of Bethel was In
town Snturday. Miss Irene Sullivan and
Miss Anna Moore wero In Barro part of
last week called thero by tho death of
Mlsa Sullivan's father. G. H. McLood
was in Mlddlebury for the week-end.
Three young boys named Vlllemaire
of Hlckok street, Bruno of Main street
and Dumas of the Heights, ranging In
ago from 12 to U years, have returned
safely to their respective homes after
starting out Monday morning with tho
intention of reaching tho Far West,
where they would be made cowboys
nnd could ride wild horses. Their ab
sence was not noted until late Mon
day afternoon. A searching party was
formed to look up tho boys, but no
trace of them could be found. But
Vlllemaire, ono of tho boys, returned
homo very tired, foot soro and hungry
after a long day's tramp. It was learned
from him Just what had happened and
where they had gone. It seemed that
tho young men had made up their minds
that they wero going West. They
Btartcd to walk and by Monday evening
had reached Shelburne and when dark
ness overtook them they found shelter
In a fishing shanty whero they slept
until morning. In the morning, young
Vlllemaire becamo discournged and
turned back home, reaching his homo
In the afternoon. After questioning, the
voting man told where he had been
and where he had stayed tho night bo
fnrn. Another senrchlng party was
mndo un and led by the young man
they reached the fishing shanty In Shel-
to find that the other two uoys
had disappeared. After questioning dlf-
feront poople it Was found they had
been seen going toward Charlotte. The
searching party then went to Char
lotte the next day and inquired about
tho voting men. They found they had
stayed at a farmhouse Tuesday night
nnd that tho last that was seen of them
was when they were walking north
toward home. The searchers continued
their wny and when they reached home,
they found that the young lads had re
turned safely, at about 10:30 oclock
Wednesday evening, tired, footsore nnd
hungry: also somewhat wiser. One of
the youngsters had taken a geography
which was to toll tnom mo way io mu
The marriage of Miss Rose Lavlgne,
dnughter of Mr. and Mrs A. B. Lavlgne
nf Rust Allen street, and Andrew
Schmltt of Camp Upton, was solem
nized Thursday at St. Stephen's Church
nf elcht o'clock by the Rev. J. B. Mc
Gnrry. The couple was attended by
the father of the bride and J. Henry
Lavlgne of Burlington, an uncle of tho
bride. The bride was gowned in a
blue silk dress, with hat to match.
After the ceremony a buffet lunch was
served at the homo of tho bride. Miss
Lavlgne was welt known In the village
and enjoyed the friendship of many of
the young people. Mr. scnmin, wnose
homo Is in Now York city, has been In
the service for five years, three nt Fort
Ethan Alien and one In France. Ho
eicnccts to bo discharged some tlmo
this spring from tho service. Mr. nnd
Mrs. Schmltt left on tho noon train
for Now York city, where they wilt
make their homo after Mr. Schmltt is
discharged from tho service.
The Wlnooskl peoplo honored their sol
dler boys Snturday evening with a ban
quot proceeded by a parade. Tho parade
formed on tho upper- part of Main street
and marched to the other side of the Wl
nooskl river brldgo to tho electric cars,
which were to take them over to Burl
Ington to tho Junction of Wlnooskl avon
uo and Peorl Btreets. There they again
formed und marched down Wlnooskl ave
nue to Main street then to Church street,
and up Church street to the New Slier
wood Hotel, where the returned soldier
boys were tho honored guests of George
E. Whitney, and tho peoplo of Wlnooskl
wero also invited to attend the banquet.
Thero were about 1,000 people III tho par
ade, which was headed by Sherman's
Band, followed by tho returned soldiers,
the town vlllngo officials, the Red Cross
workers. Theuo wore followed by a largo
number of young women who wore flow
crs and carried Hags In honor of tho oc
casion. A large number of men followed
tho young ladles, after whom came St.
Michael's Band, followed by a rcpresen
tnllon of mill men headed by Agent G. E.
Whitney und Mr. Shuttleworth. On ar
riving at tho hotel, the paradera were es
corted to the banquet hall, whero 480 Wl
nooBkt people enjoyed a flno banquet.
Manager W. T. Flanagan of the Sherwood
deserves much credit for tho way that ho
bundled such a largo gathering, Tho
Heating committee Is to bo connrntulntcd,
too on tho way In which it handled the
heating of tho guests.
T, W. Gtimoy and his minstrels wore
on tho spot bright mid early and fur
nlshed n continuous performance from
right o'clock until I ho close at 1:00 n, m.
Sorgt, Edward Dupnw rendered tho song
"I'm Sorry I Mndo i ou Cry." grouted
with deafening npplnuse,
BAND MEN GUESTS
inn mpniiiom m mi. .Mic.nn.niH i.n
band also were tho Invited guests of
Whitney, for when he learned they
I.UIItllUll 1111711 HIM V1UMM III llltl l.il
committee, he Bant an Invitation t.o
j ne rntiirneri pnuncrR wnn nnnnnir nt
banquet numbered about 80 or 90.
will bo nn occasion they will always
memner. i no nowers wiue.ti enen no
wore were from the lady weavers of
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,1, i.tui ill. j tun. fin.u iiu
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nnd each young lady was adorned
flowers In honor of tho occasion.
chairmen of tho various committees
worked bnrd fn mitkn fhlu n tiler itne
their expectations. Tho chalrmon of
various committees aro as folli
u n rmnn oi inn nxnc.iiuvn rnmmi
Vjiiuiicn o. x.uiu, immiu uwinmf
Principal O, R. StackjKilc, who
band committee, Georgo H. Hor
ticket committee, H. 1. Stanhope; sea
committee, Lestor Cruise; ndvortl
committee, Miss Mnry Allard.
Former Judge Honry Contln actci
iw.iai iiiiiniui iiiiii un iiu cilliutl uu nig
murKB. ji mo spcnKcrs iudio wero
IU UIIIIIIU1IL .111(1 1I1II UU11L111I lllllll. 11
iiieni me nosi oi ino evening, u. n, w
ncy, H. A. Way, Major ABhley. tho
1 tl n t .."I . . t . t r ttf
pole, Cnptaln lleomlstcr, Ileut, H
II. llorton. Serpoant Kdward Dupaw,
speakers they wero all greeted with
Tho first speaker wns tho Rev. J
McGnrry of St. Stephen's parish. He
that tho peoplo of WJnoosKI had taken
town by storm and tho committee
had this banquet In charge ought t(
proud of their effort. "Wo aro grat
and thankful that we nrn nblo to be
j with you to-night and grateful and th
iui mai .vou are nere wnn us alter
long overseas service. We aro proui
you and glad to have you at home
ua again. Wo arc proud of tho It
wnn sn iioiuv smicrinceii tneir sons. -V
n f Vi lint'D i vit .notlnir 1,. frnlin cnll
lot us pray that their souls aro to n
with their God, that tho souls of the 1
who offered up the supreme sncrlfici
nrnveiv on mo oaiucncin. wnose uisi
was for their dear mother. The comn
Ity is proud of you to-jilght nnd now
i ,11 ui'li n t-f-ml lv tTnnln Knm
UMUUli iitnin juu nun IHUIV .,! v
Tho spirit with which you fought Is n
eil nnw tn heln down the red lluir. w
Is a bloody riot wherever It is expo
Our soldier boys havo bcon known du
tins war as a coon clean lot oi noys
good red blood In their veins and I ap
to tho boys to live and bo the good
ample they were while in the service.
l.lll llu HI n p ..t ,jtuM.. j ,j ...
are of you to-night, and wero during
i,l Snenlfer! Tho Ttev. Tl. H. W
Ulllllll 1 HCIl.1 t..sj.iw.w..wm u .....
to walk in the parado to-night to
placo of banquot. I am proud to bo
among thoso to welcome you this
inui wan wnn yuu in ino iiu-oi. win i
remain with you, that the blessing
will follow you always."
3rd. Speaker. George H. Horton.
of Uncle Sam's soldier boys. "Thero
unit In tho parade to-night thnt
pealed to me moro than anything
half of tho soldier boys who did
to me and the boys."
Police "I had tho honor of being
pointed chairmau of tho executive
and you boys must know that each
every one has done his best back
tvill lltilfl'JI iu ii;u .yuu .ill iinu o 11a
nrniul nf vnti. This nffftlr nf tn-n
tJUIUUWllUK lUUl Will UU UiUIUtfU uuivi
5th. Speaker: Sergeant Edward
paw. "I am a Burlington boy but
mu itiui. l wtMiL tiwnv AO a. ixjui
of that also. I wish to thank you
nr . i r 1. 1 . . .i.j.. .
to the boys of Winooski. You havo
ways ueen ine main spring in laKing
of the boys of Winooski and In t
name I thank you."
Sixth: Georgo E. Whitney. When
tonstmastfir nnnnunr.nit thrtt Mr. W
iicj ...if. tun uujii. niiciini;!, itii a
up and gave three rousing cheers
opened the New Sherwood Hotel to
"I sleep in Burlington, and I
uumngion a great aeai, uut my n
has always been in Wlnooskl and
follow cltizeiiB. To-night hao been
Ing to this part of tho country."
supporter of uny public affair In
back homo and doubly glad to bo
III UU HUTU lU-lllrillt IB ll.lVO 11 1 V
been lnterostcd in the affaira of
Ing back will make n better town
il.1 uniii : liiuuL. itiii r.inurv. ii. iu
wnn cneers. "i wanted to go uh u
ii .mi. ,, ii. it n a i. nil iriimi' rnn nninn
was broken up before sailing
France. Tho men who wero sent nbr
wero iruu iu ineir cuuuii huh
II III 11 IlltlllllUI 111 1111.11 " .... i".
to be proud. I wish to thank tho Sm
eiuo tor tno smones mat wero sen
.tin tir.i... in.1 ...lil..l. n.i ..i n Inul 111
till. UU ..III. llllll.ll I.IIUU JUU. ..v
have always stood back of us."
iNinin: t.. it. ntncK tin m. l citii nil
reiterate what has boen said by
speakers, but the big thing is that
nnvn nrn n;iru hi nnmn mi tun nit
factor tills evening is our host.
Whitney. We nro glad to welcome
lilicu nun yuu luivti uuitiu. xuu "
away a fino looking lot of nion
havo come back much more so;
linvn liml n i-i'niiil trnlnlnir ntid nnn t
will always remain with you, and
do your duty hero at homo,"
Tenth: Lieut. Richard D. Clark
puny u; i wisu 10 iiuiuk yuu iur j
welcome nnd for your kindness to
wniiit iivur inert;, nut tiieru is uitu tl
I want t" nay, nnd that Is, to nsH
to stop for u moment and think of
two boys who offered up tho supn
sacrifice, I did not know tho boys,
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nn tlieli uvea In tin. li.rrnrillHlirn nr I
Eleventh: The Rev. Father Born
S. S. A., of St. Michael's College,