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TJIM HAKKK DAILY TLMKS, JJAHKK, VT., SATURDAY, MAKCII l, 1913.
8 Distinctive Dress Materials For spring, we arc showing a very complete and varied assortment of Silks, Woolens and Cotton Fabrics that will appeal to everyone's taste; both artistic and economical Especially popular just now are our new Spring Silks, includ ing French Failles, Taffetas; and for the evening gown, Crepe Meteors, Crepe de Chines, and Messalincs in the newest shades. In Woolens. for dresses and suits; we are showing the latest shades, such as Putty, Sand, Belgian Blue and Green, in all the newest materials. Our Cotton Fabrics in the newest designs and colors afford a most interesting and enticing display. They include Voiles. Ratines, Plisses, Crepes, Batistes, etc., and the prices will suit everyone. Other stocks full of new Spring Styles. Come in, we'll be glad to show you. The Homer Fitts Co. First showing of New Spring Suits and Coats. RAMIE DAILY TIMES SATURDAY, MARCH 13, 19315. Rare Bargains in Footwear including our odd and broken styles, in extra quality Shoes, to be sold at the following low prices. Styles that are correct, and the Shoes with wearing quality. $4.00 Shoes now, per pair. $2.73 $3.50 Shoes now, per pair. 2.50 $3.00 Shoes now, per pair. 2.25 $2.50 Shoes now, per pair. 1.90 $2.00 Shoes now, per pair. 1.50 These include our Patent Cloth Tops, Kid Tops, Gun Metal Boots, and Gun Metal Cloth Tops ; also some numbers in Tan, Lace and Button Boots. Visit this department to-day for money-saving; values. The Homer Fitts Co., Shoe Department TALK OF THE TOWN Joseph Gomez left tliis forenoon for NorthlieM, where lie will make week's visit with relatives. I'hilip Hollifter, u former ntudent at flrwlfhiril ftpmimirv. who hnri Keen nuflri- iitfj a few riays Bt the Hcliool and with friends in the city, returned lust night to North Montpelier, where he has been staying since bin return from HartforJ, I Conn., several weeks ago. F. J. Baird of Keith avenue went yett terday to Iraaville, a hamlet near Waita tiehl, where he will sujterintend opera tions on his farm while the sugar season is on. Air. naira owns one ot me nnesi orchards in the Mad river valley and had made preparations for harvesting an houses, unusually large erop, inasmuch as new property vacated by Mr. .Smith on Pat The Weather Fair to-night and Sunday; moderate northwciit winds, becoming variable. TALKMXHTOVYTtf Dr. C. W. Steele has returned from a visit to the automobile, show in Hos- ton. Special for to-day: Ttaspbcrry ice-the pure fruit in a dainty "frozen delicacy. The New Kiigland Fruit Store. Fred Dale of tiH Lewis street left this morning for llardwick, where be plans to spend several days with relatives. Miss Louise Canton of Maple avenue went this morning to Burlington, where she will make u week-end visit with rela tives. A. A. Creamer and Panic I'eduzi went to I'biinlield this afternoon and intend, to spend several days in camp at I'igcon l pond. Old Irish songs by a quartet of four mule voices at the St. Futrick's day ob servance in Ilowland hall Wednesday evening. lr. J. J. Pcrven of Poultney, state president, of the A. O. If., is to speak at the St. Futrick's day celebration in How land ball March 17. Adv. "Rooms to Let" is the title of a laugh able playlet to be presented by the New man Dramatic club at the St. Patrick's day celebration in Ilowland hall Wednes day eveniri". Miss Klla Hallidav of North Main street was taken to the City hospital in an ambulance this afternoon. Miss Hulliday will undergo a course of treat ment at the hospital. The funeral of Fred W. Farnham, whose death occurred yesterday morning, will be held from his late home on Camp street Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock, rlev. F. F. Newell will be the officiating clergyman and the Masonic service will be given. Quite an important real estate deal was closed Thursday of this week, w hen auctioneer C. F. Smith exchangeil Ins home at the corner of Orange and Pat terson streets, this city, with Farrar & Smiley of Montpelier' for the Mercer place, on the electric-car line opposite the Shepard farm buildings. Mr. Smith is moving to the newiv acquires prop erty and will make extensive improve ments in the wav of barn and chicken- The deal involves ?S.OO0. The TALK OF THE TOWN A swell two-part Hiogrupli at Dream land to-day. Advt. Ticket for the Peter MucOuecn lec ture will be on sale ami exchange at Di'owu's drug store Monday evening. Adults, i'us; children, 1 .". "The Door of Hope," rendered by dailies Bennett, will be one of the musi cal feat urea at the St. Patrick's celebra tion in ilowland hull next Wednesday evening. FOUR MORE SENTENCED. From Chittenden County Court Three to State Prison. Burlington, March 13. Three more prion sentence were dealt out in coun ty court yesterday and a fourth respond ent was committed to the house of cor rection following picas of guilty. This shortens the state docket considerably as it makes a total of eleven cases to Is? disposed of in this manner. The men who will go to prison are Karl Six, Dew ev Tankard and Napoleon Greenough. while Leslie Cunningham wil go to the I bouse of correction. t Six is the soldier who was arrested ih a lew flays ago lor nreaKing lino a freikht car in Winooski and stealing a bale of cloth. He received a sentence of not less than two nor more than two and one-half years in the state prison. Pewev Tankard and Napoleon Gree- nongh were in on the same case and re ceived sentences of not less than two nor more than two and one-half years in the same place for burglary. They were arested by the police after they bad broken into a house in Shelburne and stolen some rifles, ammunition and oth er articles. Leslie Cunningham .received a year in the bouse of correction for a breach of the peace. He was found guilty in city court several weeks ago but appealed the case. Cunningham has one or two other cases hanging over him and these will probably be nol prossed. :::::::::K:fmmiK:m::K:tn:::mKm::nnmm:mm;:tJt:jr Special for Saturday One lot of Yarn-Dyed Galatcas Full 32 inches wideMost of these arc in the popular stripes A few plain colors , Regular 16c value Saturday, yd., 12c Galatea has few equals for wearing qualities The thing for children's dresses, suits or rompers. LET US SHOW YOU YOU WILL FIND IT PAYS TO TRADE HERE HENRY W. KNIGHT, Barre,Vt. j Successor to Veal i & Knight t::t::::::::::::::::::::::J5n:n:::::::::::t::5:Jtj::::::::nt::ua:u::::::n.,:r.::j:un:nja a NORWICH UNIVERSITY. Professor John (.'. Diet was in Mont pelier Wednesday, where be gave A Beethoven recital before the Woman's club of that city in Kellogg-Ifubbard li brary. He intends to give the dame re cital before the I'nion club in this town in the near future. Annoncements huve Imi'H sent out of the marriage of (ieor)'e . Schwenger, . I". '1.1. of Sprin-lii Id. M.i., to Miw Ida M. Thompson at the boiiiH of flu bride') parents on Vine street in this town, on Wcdmday even ing. March 10. Sergeant A. D. Kd niiiiids, manager of lootlmll i tusk ing preparations for a minstrel show to be given by the cadets for the benefit of the football team in the ne.tr future. A Jet no definite program has been ,.'iv in out. but there i bit of g y ma terial in college vil several men down- facilities which he has procured will en able him to tnp several hundred trees which have hitherto been left untouched in the spring time. MOTION IS DENIED. Hooker, Corser & Whitaker May Not File Amended Answer. Rutland, March 13. An important de cision in the. caw of Hooker, t'orscr A Mitchel against James F. Hooker, W. H. t'orscr and C. D. Whitaker was handed down by Judge Fred M. Butler yester day, when he denied the motion of the defendant, asking permission to file an amended or new answer. The plaintiff company contended a new answer such as the defedants asked to make would open up the entire case, which has been before the courts of Vermont, New York land the United States supreme court for several years, much testimony having been taken before M. C. Webber of this city a special master. The plaintiff company, a Brattlcboro concern, sued the defendants, former members of the company, claiming that; after leaving the Vermont concern they I started a rival business, using the old, company's trade lists and hiring away the plaintiff a employes. At a recent -sion of the Vermont supreme court, the plaintiff company was sustained, and the case was remanded for the a-.M-nNcnent of damages, the plaintiff claim amount ing to over fllHI.IMHl. The question of damages beard lc fore Special Master Webber, who still has the case, when the defendants asked for a right to file an amended answer. They claim that at the time of the signing of the ''Rutland agreement," when a way of disoliug was disided iikii, it was understood that the defend ants hail a right to the trade lists ami to hire the Vermont company's employes. Both concerns manufacture overalls. the Mohawk 1.....JH... overall com pan v. wnn a laciorv mi terson street will be occupied by Wal lace Gilbert of the McWhorter Clothing company. The Altrurians observed gentlemen's night by holding a red tape birthday so cial at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Glysson, .20 Perry street, last night. Much merriment was caused by follow ing the red tape and seeing who could get the most in three minutes. Each person represented the month of their birth in various ways, ami much fun was caused in guessing what month it was. After other games and musical numbers, refreshments were served ami a social hour followed. All went borne at a late hour, feeling that this was the best social yet held, and that the host ess, together with Mrs. lloyt, was nival entertainer. CABOT. town are lending their efforts to make the affair a success. Warren 1:'. Bristol, one of the world's sccnlariis of the V. M. C. A., pave a lecture to the eoips and a ihiiiiImt of .townspeople on Friday afternMin on the work which the V. M. C. A. is doing st the front in the pres ent war. He spoke of the large tents or luMisea that are provided by the V, M. ('. A. for the lienelit of soldiers, where they can write, read and enjoy them selves. These tents are all near the bit tie line, some Is-iiur less than tlir.-e miles from the trenches. Many of the V. M.I C. A. bomett stel buildings in the wari rotie have Iwen turned into hospitals 'or j .1.- 1,1 1.,-.. 'I I...... ...til ... Ul-l. I ,li..rili..Hl ..,...n .11 the hellimTcrl.--.. P'" defendants organized ..... t ....... - - , of race. Mr. Bristol has been in Frame) S henectady. V V (if late, the latter ever since the war liegan and his first t concern has bad a roujih voyage on the band knowledge of the workira out and i financial sea and at present is in the the N-nctit of these V. M. C. A. center. hands of a ri cher. Mrs. Orin Peck died quite suddenly Wednesday forenoon of heart failure, alter a few hours' illness with pneumo nia. Further particulars will Is? given later. Miss Edith Martin of Fast Montelier has been stopping at Matthew Hutch- elder" a few days. Mr. and Mrs. foe Mears of Marhfield Were entertained at M. S. Haines' Wed nesday. Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Pike were guests of his son, Perlev, Wednesday, in Plain-field. Asa Kensston has moved from the "Brown Jug"' into Ernest Peck's bouse on West lull. t "la renin Goodcll of Fast Calais is is iting his sisti-, Mrs. Klnora Kussell. E. F. Smith has sold his tenement house near the jsistofliie at Ixiwer Cab ot, to A. A. Hopkins and Glenn Hatch. Mrs. Clyde I-ance went to Mary Fletcher hospital Tuesday. Will Stone went to Montpelier Thurs day to spend a few days at the home of his daughter, Mrs. (.ranlield. There will be a reception at the ("on r relations I church noit Tuesday even ing tu greet the tic" pastor and fam ily, l-adici will furnish refreshment. Engagement Announced. Mrs. Georgianna Mudgett of Cam bridge, Mass., announces the engagement of her daughter, Miss Kuth Esther Mud gett, to Horave Clark Bailey of New bury, Vt. Mr. Bailev is a son of Rep resentative Warren V. Bailey of New bury and a nephew of the late I'. S. Marshal Horace W. Bailey. Mr. Bailey has lteen engaged in the lumber ami bob bin business for several years, and he also devotes a part of his time to ex tensive, fanning. His fiancee is a former Bane girl, having been born here and having lived here until shortly after the death of her father. Fred B. Mudgett. For several years she and her mother have made their home in Cambridge, and the former for three years has been chief stenographer in the office of the A. B. See Elevator Co. Miss Mudgett lias many friends in IV. re who will join in extending their congratulations. j A special communication of Granite lodwe. No. 3., F. and A. M.. will be held on Sunday afternoon at l:W o'clock, for the purpose of attending the funeral of our late brother, Fred W. Faniha?ii. William Hurrv, W. Ml PAVILION THEATRE VAUDEVILLE VAN DORN & CO. Presenting THERMOS, the eighth wonder of the world PHOTOPLAYS SIR HIGHWAYMAN A three-part western drama that is a sure thriller. KIDDING THE BOSSA Vitagraph comedy that will surely drive the blues away. MRS. BEN. H. TASSIE. Puniit ADULTS, 10c Small Children, 59c Per Dozen 4 TOO LATE TO BE CLASSIFIED WANTKI A one-hnre dump rt. phone 217-2, Barn-. Vt. S"tl' Special Sunday Dinner at Baltimore Lunch Chicken Soup with Rice. Chirkrn Pie. I"niily Style. ("IcaniH Potatoes. Stmt CmnlsrrrU. Tapioca Cmm Tuililina Mrrinirue. Apple. Mince, C'u.tard. Pumpkin. Corosnut, Chocolate, Rui.in, and Lmon Tie. llest Dinner in the City for 25 Cents FPECI AL ATTENTION LADIES CIVEV TO SUGAR MAKERS Leave your orders for cans and pails early, it will help all. We can give you low prices on all sup plies. Good stock of felt strain ers, thermometers, spouts, bits, tubing and sap hose. C, W. TELEPHONE AVERILL & COMPANY BARRK. VERMONT I t Trunks, Bags and Suit: t t m vases t : : . This department receives our best atten tion, and our lines are always complete. Trunks from $1.00 to $20.00. Bags from $1.75 to $15.00 Suit Cases i... $1.00 to $12.00. t t The Frank McWhorter : Co. f D. C. Rizzi, Commesso Italiano SI 3 3 m M. BARRE OPERA HOUSE, THURSDAY, MARCH 18, AT 8 P. "THE LITTLE CAFE" Khiw and Erlanser's oris- , : 1 With John E. Young and inal and absolute only New York production. The Biggest of All 3 ) 0 Musical Comedies! Two Carloads of Scenery Girls! Girls! And Girlies! NOTE On account of Ihe matiivenefs of this gigantic production the curtain will rite promptly at 8 o'clock. 3 ,1 u .Srrvi4 Ann U 1 1 r t wen served. 1 ... " v i-DC J-smZm tils' - - -V ,' . . . f-s?6;U "VP)y' fist ' , I , - - jr :i r , fJ - . si '-i v- " 1 V r . ' I I Cast and Chonis of One Hundred People. Also an Augmented Orchestra Most refreshing; for the tired business man. Goes with a smash and a bang!' Prices: 50-75c-$l-$1.50-$2 m m r r3 pi J J 1 3 3 On Sale at Drown's and Buswell's p Monday Night at 7:00 o'clock, g 74 fc