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THE CALEOONIAN-RECORD The VVeather Generally fair tonight and Wednesday. l'resh chmiging wind becom ing west. A Newipaper Coverlng the Entire Northeast Sec tion of Vermont State Kvery Working Day. LATEST EDITION VOU V NUMBEIl (52 JOHNSBURY, VERMONT, TUESDAY, SEPTEMHER .7, 1920 PRICE TYVO CENTS Urges Action Against Farm Implement M ST. WOMEN Mài DECDE STATI COOTÌSTS ' V- 1 . . . f" . . : 1 N . ' a. THREE WEDDINGS ON HOLIDAY IN NEWPORT Merry Parties oi' Young People Give Bordcr City Festive Appearance Ncw'rort v,'.is the scene .fpec-iallv prttty weciding; of thrre on Mon- day. It gavt a test ivo tono io me florder City. Throunh- holidav iti th out the day merry parties of youn'-v people, charmingly dressed. were ì.oted going and returning from the vaiious tunctions. CARR-HUNTINGTON A very eharniing wedding was solemnized Monday afternoon, when Miss Kredhi .lanette Carr, tlaui?htei of Mrs. F. W. Carr, was uniteti in marnane to Vernon Carroll Hunting ton, son of Mi. and Mrs. Carroll Huntington, both of this city. The cetemony took )lace at the bride' home, at .'536 Union Street, Newpot t, the Rcv. H. T. Coontz, pas tor of the Methodist church, being the officiatine; clergyman. The house was decoratoti ferns, pink and white astors villi and : wc-et peas. The brillai party stood in the bay window which was banked with green and pink asters. The timing room was aglow'Vith floweis, the table which held the btide's cake was decorateti with pini; wtet peas :ind fems, with festoons of white ribbons twined with flowers and fastoned to the eorners of the table. The wedding march was beatiti ful Iv rendeteti by Mrs. Henry Priest, piano antl Miss Doris Sears, cello. The doublé rin" servire was use 1 the ring bearers being the two little (Continued on page five) 55 A Parker Read Jr. Production. The Great Wonder Drama with LOUISE GLAUM is booked at the . GLOBE V I-i i and Coats are how in stock and the season promises to be a big one. , .. Onr Furs are a little out of the ordinary, so when you make your usuai visit perhaps you may be interested. are as usuai our speciality and naturally we have a wonderful as sortment of Silks, Satins, Tricolette, Serge, Poire Twill, Velour, etc. , . ADVANCE OF 73 PER CENT WAS NOT WARRANTED WASHINGTON', Sept. 7 Meth ods a'.lege-tl by the Foderai Traile commission to nave ben uscii by manufacturing of l'arra implements to advante prices thtoueh "coni-erteti action,'' are de.-eribed, it bocame known today, in a report of the com-nii.-sion's investigation which was au thorize 1 by the Sellate. The commi: sian announced lu.-.t night it has rec ommended the reopotiing of anti wust proceeiling.- against the Inter national Harvester Co. and the in- stitution of court proceethngs against iniph ment manufaetuvcrs antl deal er whom the commission assorteti have illegali'' increasod prices. Jts investigation, the traile com mission tloehres, shows that between liMl antl 1!)1S prices of fami imple ments atlvaneed 7-'l per cent, while ad vanses in the cast and oxponsos of manufacturers ami tlealers diti not warrant the commission said, an i ri ere ise of this aniount. The report stateti that "price cotn parison meetings" wore hold at which advances in rtrices recently made or intended to be matle were disoussed. The report further states that members of manufacturing associa tions made uso of "froquent exchange of price lists bv mail, so that muti bus coultl check up on each others prices, terms and efiiirjment furnish etl" antl that letters were sent "urg ing low price members to increaso their prices." MOORE DESCRIBES CAMPAIGN FUND CHICAGO, Sept. 7 The Senator ial committee investigating campaign expetiditure" is not seeking the best evitlence" to prove Gov. Cox's charg es against the Iiepublican party, Kd montl H. Moore, the governor's per sonal representative, told the com mittee on the stand today. Gov. Cox sent him to Chicago Mr. Moore said: "To give the commjttee the list from whom the senators could get the in formation to support the "overnor's charges." He mentioned Harry M. Blair, first assistant to Fred Upham, Rrpnblican national treasurer ami leverai other emplovees of T'pham's office,. In an.swering Senator "Kenyon's direct question for names of men who about the Ohio fund Mr. Moore went into a long explanation of the understanding of the Iiepublican campaign fund organization. He sai 1 1 it was headed bv Col. Thompson r.nd had as stato chairman men whom the Iiepublican bulletins described as "of commanding influence." "I found that usually in Ohio these locai chairman were manufacturers," said Mi. Moore. The witness reiter ated the charge that specific quotas were assessed against locai communi ties: Prices $19.50 to $62.50 Suite DRESSES BOYtS'LED AT WILLOUGHBY PLAYING WITH GUN Francis Paige, 9 Years Old, Accidently Shot Whilc Handling Revolver Francis Taige, nino year old son of Mr. and Mrs. 11. G. Faige of Wil luughby, accidenti shot antl killed iiimsell while ulayin" with a .I2-cali-bre rtolver in the rear of the home of W. W. Waterman in Willoughby about t hree o'clock Salurday alter poon. No one witnessed the shooting ulthough Leon Waterman, aged Ili, who was nearby heard the reiiort of the gun antl was the f.ist persoli to reaeh the boy. The revolver was one that young Leon Waterman had bor ìowed from his uncle. Francis Paìgo together with his brother, Clifford, agetl 11, were play iti" in the Waterman yanl while young Leon was engaged in catiying wootl into the woodshed froVn the yard. Mr. Waterman, Leon'.s father, had warned the chiltlren to go home. Clifford left ami went to the station to be wilh his mother, who is the station agent at Willoughby, but young Francis insistei! on remaining. The Waterman boy, who carnetl the gun in his hip --ocket, was afraid that so'iiething might hanpen if he kept the gun there while he was working -;o he took the revolver out and laid While his back was turned the Paige it on the step of the woodshed. boy .secured the weapon an ! coni mencet! playing with it. The first thing the Waterman bc knew, he heard the report of the pistol. Turn-1 ing around quickly he saw the body , of the Paige lad crumpletl un in a J heap, with the revolver lying ut bis feet. He hurriedlv summoned h'dp I and Ezra C. Drown was the first per- j son to arnve on the sceno. Mr. Drown carried the wounded boy into the Wateiman house and then called Di. F. I. Hastings of Barton ,.ho reportod shortlv afterwartl. Dr. Histings found the bullet ha'l j parseti thrtnih the bov's left tempio just above the eyebrow. The boy was dying then and there was no possible help for him. He lived but HO minute after the accident. The mother was calieri and the father, who is a dispatchr in the Lyndnn ville station was notified. Mr. Paige arrived on the air line train, but too late to see his cbild alivo. The Board of Selectmen of Earton were notified immodiately. After heai-ina- the faets of the caso, thev declared no inquest would be held. The fnneral of the bo ywas held at 2 o'clock this aftemoon. NOTICE Another ono cent incrcase in the price of print paper conipels us to follow the example of tilt? other newspajiers of the stato and raise ou: rates. After this tlate ihe subscription price of the Caledonian-I'ecord will bo $0.0(1 the year by mai); three tuonths by mail, ami one monlh by mail, r() (.-ents. l'Iie brattlouoio Rcl'ormor has just increasod it.-: lato to $S.0tl per year antl 3 cents per single copy, l'ho Caledonian-Kocoid is the vei-y last of the newspapers of the Stato to iiicrease to $5.0(1 a year. Both the Burlinwton jiaji ors are now charging three cents liei copy. The circuhition of the Cale-tloniaii-Iiocoi il has increa.-od rap idly tluring the past few motiths antl has now heached 2700 tlaily. In July 1 y li when the prestnt nianagement took chai'go the not paid circulation was 1700. Thoro lu.- Leon over 1,000 gain in daily circulation in 11 months. We are paying I! ;!-4 cents a pound for newsprint in 1010. It is now (i'z cents a pountl. As wo uso 7200 pounds a ntonth this i.s an incroase of doso to $200 a month. We had hoped oa Sept. 1 to have an oight page paper daily. The scarcity of newsprint antl the increasing cosi s makes it prohibitive to establish an oight jiage paper excent when tho volume of advertising warrants it. We hope to be alilo to have :n oight pape paper at lea-i three days a weok tluring the coniing months. CALEDONIAN-RECOIMI CHILD LOSES R1GHTF00T WHILE AT PLAY Frances Heltin Blair, the two and one-half year old dr.ughter of Mr. antl Mrs. Joseph Blair of Barnet, who lost htr right foot Fridav was in a vei-y comfortable rondition at Bright look hospital today. Tho chili! was playing and ran in front of her father's niawing niuchino Jfhe mauL. ..-..; .t: i t..-. A' uriJiig tua noi s:e noi ni laiif iu provent the accident and the little girl was caught by the biado. The foot was complotoly severod near tho anklo. - The chili! was brought to .lohnshury and operated upon Btightlook hospital. St. at EARTHOUAKE SHOCK CAUSES DEATHS IN ITALY N1CE. Franco, Sept. 7 A heavy oarthfuakp shock was foH along the Italian coast at fi o'clock this j morainc. Casualties had resultod and the authorities had sent aid. ÙMW 1 KBbEiù POCKET B00K At )resent prices for labor and materia!, there is no I question about the superiority of those artislic. red 1 The FIRST Cost (in-Imyin-) The SECOND Cost (for layin-ì The THIRD Cost (insurance) The FINAL Cost (in the wear) Are now ali in favor of Kvery shlnglo pcrtect, uniform. .niil four ltulio to the ' wcathir. Jiiproi'l , Asphnlt State Shlneles cuVof your roof tlir'f dei'i. 1 Htoi-m y.'Ur limile will rmuin p rfectly Iry ami wlnd-titihi. Not a biugla will curi ur hht. .ili FAIRBANKS MEN HAVE ANNUAL FIELD DAY Rain Prevents the Ball Game, but Other Sports Were Ali Run Off The fouiih annuul fie'.d dav of the eniployees of E. and T. Faiibanks antl Co., and their faniilies was hold on the aFirground Labor day and nearly 2,000 people iiati a most en joyable day even il there was some rain in the afternoon. The events were wcll contested and wore much i cnioved bv the crowd. The events I starteli at sharp 10 antl wore run on schedule timo. Excellent music was lurnished bv the St. Johnsbury Band and tluring the afternoon vocal soloc tions were rentlored by James Sar gont. Kichards orchestra also lur nished music for dancing in the big pavilion. Foìlowinc are the winnors in the various events: 100 yard flash, Burrows and Day, committee. A Yarno, fast; C. 1. Lord, secontl. Time, 12 soc. Prizos, gauntlct gloves antl a cap. 'il) yartl dash, Twombly antl Wad loigh, commiitoo. Elmer Eastman, first; Paul Pipei, second. Time 7 soc. Open to boys from 10 to 14 years. Prizos .sweater antl two tic. ."() yard dash, Bai-net antl Gauthier, committee. A'gnes Buike, first, Lena Lavigne, second. Timo 7 socontls. Prizos, strings of beatls. Tue: of war between Finish ing do- i imi tment and fouiidry. Ilollovvay, A. I!fck, Somers and Hall, committee. W'oti by tho foundn- in 1 11-10 soc. Iìunning Bioad Jump. Dean and (Continned ori page four) 20,000 RETURN TO WORK IN LAWRENCE LAWRENCE, Mass., Sept. 7 Ali textile plants with the exception of the four mills of tho Amt rican Wool òn Co. and fhe Pu'cific mìTIs prinf work plant resutned operations today after tho annua vacation poriod. Ap proximatolv 20,000 operative ìe rurned to work. The American Woclen Co. will resumé in part r.ext Mondav and tho Pacific Print works will run in full on that day. WOMEN'S AUXIL1ARY AMERICAN LEGION Iiegular meeting will be held Tues- t day, September 7th, at 8 p. ni., at the j Elks' Home on Railroad Street. This meeting will be followed by a "Get Acquainted" Social and ali members are urged to be present. There will be a short program, refreshments and a general good time. Evei-j-one try to come. n.ill-h ti3h f ti 1 1 v i l :i (p;iltfl- fltHH'i MtlKtir .luti I-.l l' rintitictil, bf-i'tff t tli- uiiKi'ial fcl.il.'. y.n.l- n:y j t In; ..f l. 'Iti f. mi'. I : h-.i.s , .'.jf i-'.ul Newly An Enfranchised Voters Take Active Part In Today s Nominations (By Associateci Press) - CONCORD, N. H., Sept. 7 The efforts of Senator (Jeorge Moses to obtain renomination from the Rcpubli cans of New Hampshire was of outstanding interest in today's primary for Rcpublican and Democratic candi- dates for U. S. Senator, congress and governor. The League of Nat'ons, sutfrage and the tariif, were issues in tlie primary campaign waged by Mr. Moses antl his opponent Huntlèy M. Spauling, former .State food adniinis t rat or. Women voted for the first tinte in today's primary and the prediction was matle freely that the manner in which they cast their balots would have a decided inlluence on the out como of the contest between Senator Moses and Mr. Spaulding. The Iie publican candidates for governor were Albert O. Brown, chairman of the state tax commission, Windsor H. Goodnow, a member of the gover nor's council and Arthur P. Morrtll. BOSTON, Sept. 7 Masachusetts voters balloted today to select the state and congressional tickets that will be voted on at the November election. The primary was the first in this state in which women partici-1 pated and they had registered in the approximate proportion of one wo inan to every four registered man. One woman was assured a place on ' the Democratic state ticket. Mrs. ,AUen Cram of Boston being unop- poscd lor the nomination for auditor Lieut. Gov. Chanriing Cox was unop-posc-d for the Iiepublican nomination l'or irovernor. The Democratic candi dates for the nomination for governor 1 were Richard H. Long, the party . noniinee in 1018 and 1110, and stato i senator John J. Walsh. J.1ACSWINEY IS WORSE IS REPORT. AT.PRlSON-t LONDON. Terrace MacSwiney, j lori mayoi of Cork was reported weaker this morning as the result of his hunger strike but conscious and ! able to .peak. MacSwiney s private chaplain said the prisoner was suffer ing intense pain in tho left side of bis abdcnien. Slliioe We shall continue our Special Sale of Men's Shoes until Saturday, September 11. Save $1.50 to $5.00 a Pair C. E. BROWN. astern Avenue - St. Johnsbury A wise philosopher once said, "Of ali things to be desired the first is Good Health, second Wisdom third, well-gotten Wealth." Therefore use .v The American Liver Tablet The Ideal. Laxative. $ t . The American Throat Tablet For Catarrh, Sore Throat or Cough, and NAZOL For Colds or Catarrh. At Ali Dmggists. 2 Our equipment and irrangements show jupreme dignity. We are aiming ali the while to sell service and satis faction with our merchandise and to show courtesy on ali occasiona. Sse our lino of Hammocks and Re frigerators. Prices are right. Band Concert tednesdaJSigbtc RAILROAD STREET PARK Concert begins at 8.20 on ac count of prayer meeting. 7 Sale , Caldbeck-Gosgrove Corp. 0smttrrr-. . '" t r ' - 7-- -a.