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THE UAHRE DAILY TIMES, ..fcARRE. VT., MONDAY, ... JANUARY 17," 1021.
The Oldest Trust Company in Vermont Ninety-Ninth Semi-Annual Statement OF The Montpelier Savings Bank & Trust Company January 1st, 1921 RESOURCES Loans secured by First Mortgage $2,628,581.92 Loans personal and se cured by collateral . . 469,552.32 United States Bonds (Market Value) 419,685.00 Public Utilities Bonds , (Market Value) .... 172,835.00 Municipal Bonds (Market Value) 825,880.00 War Savings Stamps 832.00 National Bank Stock (Market Value) .... 57,700.00 Cash on hand and due from Reserve agents . 345,873.05 Trust Investments 224,047.07 $5,144,98,6.36 LIABILITIES Capital Stock $100,000.00 Surplus reserved ... 192,500.00 Undivided Pro fits $31,290.99 Trust Fund Guaranty . 55,752,72 87,043.71 Deposits 4,447,267.44 Treasurers' Checks Out- standing 35,128.14 90th Dividend 6,000.00 Extra Dividend 3,000.00 Bills Payable 50,000.00 Trust Funds 224,047.07 $5,144,986.36 A Big Reserve Fund We call especial attention to two things shown in the foregoing statement: First, the exceptionally large RESERVE FUND FOR THE PROTECTION OF DEPOSITORS, amounting to nearly HALF A MILLION DOLLARS, made up as follows: ' Capital Stock $100,000.00 Surplus Reserved 192,500.00 Undivided Profits $31,290.99 Trust Fund Guaranty 55,752.72 87,043.71 Shareholders Liability (Not included in statement but a part of the security provided by law for depositors) 100,000.00 CABOT David Cunningham, Who Died Jan. 10, I Was 8414 Years Old. David Cunningham passed away at the home of his nephew in Craftsbuiy Jan. 10, at the advanced age of 84 years, .six months, after illness of two months. lie was born in Scotland in July, 1830, coming with his parents to this country when about five years of agtr living for a time in Walden. Later they purchased a farm in the north part of Cabot. After the death of both parents, he was married to Miss Lela Knapp of Waterbury, re maining on the home farm. After a few years of lonely life following the death of his companion, he sold his home and came to live with his two elderly sisters in this village. In about two years the eldest of these was sud denly taken away by death, and in a few months more the other sister was made an invalid for life by slipping on an icy pavement, fracturing her hip, causing much suffering for many months and rendering her unable to care for herself and brother. She, too, passed awav. Through the kindness of his nephew, David I'rie, he was in vited to spend the remainder of his days at his home in t'raf tsbury, where he has received thekind and neces sary ministrations or tailhtul rela tives. . Leading the lonelv life he hail for so many years and being the only re maining one of his father's familv, he had manv times e.)tessed the wish to be taken over vonder la tie with his WATERBURY $479,543.71 Quick Assets Second, the large amount of QUICK ASSETS cash and bonds which we constantly keep on hand: United States Bonds $419,685.00 Public Utility Bonds ' .'. . 172,835.00 Municipal Bonds 825,880.00 War Savings Stamps National Bank Stock . . C;i:.ii on hand and due from Reserve Agents 832.00 57,700.00 . . 345,873.05 $1,822,805.05 A Strong Showing The unusually strong showing made tr The Montpelier Savings Bank and Trust Company is the result of fifty years of so.md management, careful investment and an ever present sense of responsibility to t ie thousands of depositors who have en trusted their savings or their business deposits to us. The Montpelier Savings Bank and Trust Co, "The Old Bank on the Corner," Montpelier, Vermont. Depository of the State of Vermont. loved ones. He was a man of unas suming nature and very much attached to his home, an industrious and pros perous fanner. His two nephews and families accompanied his remains here, where funeral services were held in the M. K. church, Rev. K. L. (ioddard offi ciating, with burial in the family lot in Cabot cemetery.' WAITSFIELD The ladies' aid society of the Meth- liist church will have a sleigh ride lid social Thursday evening, Jan. 20. he objective point will he the home If Mr. and Mrs. John NVill. A start I ill be made from the home of Mr. Ind Mrs. A. L. Dovce about li:30. veryono is cordially invited to go on lie ride. control of the country's inner line of d"fense against disease coming from abroad. Legislation, first adopted in 1S03 and subsequently supplemented provided for the purchase by the federal gov ernment of the seaport quarantine sta tions of such states as might be wil lm' to part with them. Most states were glad to be relieved of EAST MON TPELIER There will be a meeting o the Kast Montpelier prange on Wednesday, Jan. I l, m the forenoon at 11 o'clock for j business. In the afternoon open to the I public with a good program. E. B. the ex-' ('rnwa!l of Middlebury, president of Last Foreign Quarantine Station Goes to Public Health Service. With the transfer, now imminent, of Ilie New York quarantine station to tie lT. " S. public health service, the i deral government will come into rem- llete possession and administrative BLISS pense of carrying on a work that was essentially one for national rather than local protection; but some of them lies itated to give up local control, espe cially in the early days when ideas of proper quarantine methods differed radically, owing to the lack of infor mation now available as to the trans mission of the grea-t plague diseases. However, one by- one the stations were taken over until only Xew York was left; and now the agreement for its transfer has been reached and fed eral action waits only on the presen tation by the state of proof of title to the premises. I the federation of Vermont Farm Bu j reaus, will speak, with other (rood speakers. A good attendance desired. Miss Grace McKinstry has resigned as teacher of the grammar department at the upper village. Mrs. Delia Sax by has been released from the high school department to take the place of Miss McKinstry in the grammar school, which commenced this morn ing I The grammar nehoo! at upper village ( did not resume its session last week i as was expected, on account of the i illness (if the teacher, j V. J. dates of Montpelier has been ; in town several days, inspecting stove ! pipes, chimneys, furnaces, etc., in the I interest of the Vermont Mutual Fire ; Insurance company. Wednesday evening. Jan. 2fi, there ' will be a public installation of offi cers of W. R. ('. at Society hall. Sup per will be served from ." tu 8 p. m. A cordial invitation is extended to everybody. Purine the year IfcJO there were 20 births, 11 marriage and 12 depths in town. Mr. and "SU. .T. T. One went to Burlington Tuesday to attend the! meeting of the Dairymen's association, held there. ' j Miss Mildred Poire, homo demonstra tion agent, will be at the home of Mrs.J D. M. Barrett on Vedneday, Jan. S6. from 10 a. m. to 4 p. tn. "Dre-s Forms" i will be the subject of the mating. All i those interested arc united to come and bring something toward the dinner. The condition of "Aunt" Crete Collin seems to be improving. Mrs. Minnie Lawrence fell the length of the cellar stairs, bruising herself quite badly. She is confined to her bed. Her sister is with her. Miss Pauline Bidwcll has returned from a 10-day stay with her sister, Miss Ijestina Bidwell, in Syracuse, N. Y. B. F. Atherton, whose hand was bit ten by a dog about a week ago, was very ill Wednesday and Thursday, but was tceling better Friday. It seema that his dog and the dog of J. T. Smith were scrapping and in some way a little child was knocked down and, while looking out for this child, the Smith dog jumped at Mr. Atherton and fastened his teeth in his hand, so that it was hard to shako him otT. Medical attend ance was had at once,' but the injury has been very painful. The tempera ture which developed Wednesday, it is now thought, came from a cold. Any way that has subsided and Mr. Ather ton is out again, although having his hand dressed once each day. The score of the Burlington high school -Waterbury high school basket ball game in Burlington last Friday night was 23 to IS in favor of Burling ton, instead of 23 to 1, as a misprint in ou im I uut, a jjh jfji gave 1 1,, HOW OUR MEAT IS HANDLED. Inspection of 15 Billion Pounds Con sumed in a Year. The American people consume l."v 000,000,000 pounds of meat in a year, or at the rate of half a pound a day. Two-thirds of this is inspecte! by bu reau of 'animal industry employes, while the remainder should be inspect- my btomni'h got out of t rder and I lo-' ed by state and municiiml men. but. un- T XT. tVH : f a ",l 01 wc,8"1 aml "wnK0 vc'ry W,SK :. . ' i r. ' .. cvci A'Cii Jjcuvi in uxy j couldn't deep any fortunately, this is true only to a cer tain extent, says the chief of the bu reau of animal industry of the Tinted States department of agriculture in a recent interview. "Modern meat inspection in this country dates from l!K)li. Congress had made but timid inspection laws. About that time President Roosevelt became interested in newspaper reports about activities in. 'packing down,' and be sent two committees to Chicago to in Life Than Now," Says Bangor Man After Tak ing Tanlac Troubles Ended. "The way I eat and sleep since I be gan taking Tanlac reminds me of the to speak of, aril always felt tired and worn out ant just could not get in shape to go bad to work. "Finally a friend told me about Tan lae and I decided to try the medicino Well, it wasn't long before began tl pick up. I gained six pounds in wciglil in almost no tints, and after that i came back to my old self rapidly. "I am eating like a wolf now anJ everything agrees with me perfectly Ellen Terry's Witty Reply to Judje of Appeal. 'Ethel Barryniore, apripos a witty re mark made by a young actress at garden party, said: "This young lady reminds of Ellen Terry, who was the wittiest and most tactful woman l ever knew. "I once heard a story which is char acteristie of Miss Terry's ready wit. "She was sued bv her dressmaker for an unpaid bill and the cu.se went against her. Asking to be allowed to appeal, she gave as one of her reasons that the judge who rendered the decis ion was too old to understand the ca.se. "The judge of appeals reminded her that once before, in another suit, she had complained that her case had been tried by 'a bit of a boy.' " 'What age, may I ask, madam, do you want a judge to be!' the judge of appeals inquired. "Your age,' Miss Terry smilingly re plied. Detroit Free Press. vestigatc. Their reports convinced him good old days of my boyhood," recently that the thing needed in the law was Httld I'uul K. Aucoin, a valued employe At night I sleep like a log, get plentj teeth. After much sensational, argu- f. - . hnM , ... ... , , ' . . ... .,. .... . . , merit, every one seemed to agree, so . ' '"l " ' " Concress nut on the books the stringent tral Railroad, residing at 4li Union St., work I feel like putting in a real day act of 1900, a complete, effective, model Bangor, Me. Mr. Aucoin has hth! h.s My improvement has been so great mj measure, that has worked every hour present position for twenty-seven years wife savs I look as strong and health J SsUwhoCm:t,,d1'wbais: f'"mte " ' did and I know she's right for development of the nation's live-1 Last winter I had influenza, and it is for I never felt better in my life. I stock industry in removing the pre- hardly worth while for me to try to just want everybody to know Tanlai judices of foreign countries against our tell just how I Buffered, for only those is what put me back on my feet." meat exports. i , , , , ..,,, IinjP Fundamentally, the law is hawed on : the principle of interstate transporta-, 8tand how 1 Sot a,0"!-T-tion. It says that no meat can cross aj "Anyhow, my appetite failed me, stale unless it bears the legend 'U. S. j , i...,.,,! o,i iJOn,i Tn v,,o m-u X UD J-,I7I VvTVi BUM A Uni U. XV. .'f II.IU l.ldl (V j the animal must have been examined 1 cities scattered over the country, chief -twice by federal scientists first alive, 1 ly in the middle west, but extending to then after killing, when it lies skinned, Boston, San Francisco and Xew Or headlesa and disemboweled, with every leans. It inspected more than 05,000, tolltale membrane, muscle and gland 0K) animals and watched the prepara open to pitiless scrutiny. Then, if it; lion of 8,000,000,000 -pounds of meat was pickled or smoked or went into a products. Of these it threw out 228,000 can or casing, it must have been pre-', diseased whole carcasses, 750,000 parts pared without any harmful preserva-j of carcasses and 18,000,000 pounds of tive, and the can must have been truth. : products. It did this with 2,500 em fully labeled. Moreover, the slaughter ployes, two-fifths being professional house must have been light, clean, san- veterinarians and the remainder praeti itary, the packing rooms like kitchens cal meat-curing men. At seven centers and every' man or woman who touched over the country it had the assistance the meat must have been clean and of its laboratories where skilled chem healthy and dressed in clean clothing. ists probed into the problems of pre "Under this law, last year the bu- servatives, spice, waters and other in reau operated at 800 nouses in 200 ; gradients. It maintained also a corps of i highly trained men, who traveled from place to place, giving each station an Tanlac is sold in Barre by the Barn Drug Co., and by the leading druggist! in every town. Adv. Can't Lose Aunti. "So you've hired an apartment o the top floor of the Skye building?" "Yes, we move next week." "What's the idea of going so higl up trying to escape the mosquitoes'?' "It isn't that. My wife has an aunl who won't ride in elevators. She ha! trailed us up 12 flights of stairs, 1t4 I think she'll balk at 25." Minneapo' lis Tribune. QUICK RELIEF FROM Could Do His Own Bending. A Yorkshire man, who was very bow-legged, entered a tailor's shop to be measured for a pair of trousers. He selected the cloth, and the tailor proceeded to measure him. When he passed the tape down the "mow" of the leg the customer tapped him on the arm and said: '"Owd on. mate! Thee mak' 'em straight: Ah'll bend 'em!" Los An geles Times. KORTU MONTPELIER The annual Ms-onie ball, with chicken-pie supper, will be held in the -Masonic hall. North Montpelier, Thursday evening, Tan. 20. Music, Carroll's or chestra. adv. A Good Time. Alice Did your cousin have a good time during her holiday visit in Bos ton? Kate I guess so. Mother and I took to our beds after she left, and she writes that she took to hers as soon as she got horv. Boston Transcript. 'Pape's Cold Compound" is Quickest Relief Known Pon't stay stuffed-up! Quit blowing and snuffling! A do.-e of 'Tape's Cold Compound" taken every two hours un til three doses are taken usually breaks any cold right up. The very first dose opens clogged nos trils and the air passages of the head; stops nose running; relieves the head ache, dullness, feverishnea. "Pape's- Cold Compound" costs only a few cents at drug stores. Jt acts I without assistance, tastes nice, con tains no ijuinine insist upon Pape's! Adv. inspect.on so as to keep the men up Get Dr. Edwards' OUve Tablets to the mark and so make the whole system uniform throughout the country. "No, this ought to add not to the cost: since Dr. Edwards produced Olive of meat. Carcasses and parts con- 1 Tablets, the substitute for calomel, demnt-d for disease are not entirely ' Dr. Edwards, a practicing physician waste. Thev are cooked in tanks under! it years ana calomels old-time high steam pressure, and the resulting products used for grease in soap and tallow and for fertilizer. The real loss I is only a fraction of a cent a pound,' and that is more than offset by the ef- : ficiencv of modern factory conditions ; That is the joyful cry of thousands . ! mmv. (lisrovpred th formula fnr f )liv Tablets while treating patients for chronic constipation and torpid livers. Dr. Edwards' Olive Tablets do not contain calomel, but a healing, soothing vegetable laxative. brought about by the requirements of; WO griping is the keynote Of these the law " I httle sugar-coated, olive-colored tab lets, l hey cause the bowels and uver to act normally. They never force them On the Boost. J. Coleman du Pont said at a dinner in New York: "An auctioneer is a man who raises bid-. A volunteer is one who raises our patriotic ideals, A pioneer raises his country's flag in new places. A profiteer well, he raises everything." Detroit Free Press. to unnatural action. If you have a "dark brown mouth" bad breath a dull, tired feeling sick headache torpid liver constipation, you'll find quick, sure and pleasant re sults from one or two of Dr. Edwards' Olive Tablets at bedtime. Thousands take them every night just to keep right. Try them. ' ' kOHTMIt WO vrtumtt on m rteinj HERBS Over 1 MilCoa Tablet 1Vtn Dilr A dean healthy skin it denned by evrry toman. BLISS MA11VK HKKBS TAB- ETS will au.cklT produce it. Sallow lomplexion in caused by disordered BTOM- CH. BILIOUSNESS. CONSTIPATION. RHEUMATISM. Theee ran be corrected V taking BLISS NATIVE HKRRS ABLETS marie of roota, barka and herb nly. MONEY-BACK GUARANTEE in :h box. L a BLISS CO., WASH, D. C S Regular Weather Hound. Hoax "Bjones works in the weather bureau." Joax "Is he any pood as a prognos- ticatori ' Hoax "Why, that fellow can posi tive smell any atmo-phere change." Jn-"A regular storm scenter, eh!" Philadelphia Record. z&saex Her Opinion of Him, He I would rather have a man call l me a knave than a fool. j She Of course. It's the truth that j hurts. Boston Transcript. What Constitutes Being Really Poor Man. A man is poor; If he is "without friends. If he has low-flying ideals. If he has a guilty conscience. If he has lost his self-respect. If his morals are (iiestionable. If he has lost his prip upon him self. If he lacks education and refinement. If he is selfish, uncharitable or cruel. If he has forfeited his health for wealth. If his mind and soul have been enp leeted. If he has traded away his charac ter for. his money. If his wife and family do not hue and respect hirn. If he has a dwapreeahle disposition that makes enemies or repels people. If makine money has crowded out the cultivation of his esthetic facul ties. Xew Success Magazine. 1 3 0 B arr.e Opera. House Three Days. Starting Monday Cecil De Mille's Big Metropolitan Special Super reature Attraction TONIGHT A butterfly woman's toast to the husband of a too wifely wife. Until at last he "dared." But the wife was still young and SEE these two beautiful women culture, manner?, breeding flung in an instant to the winds fight ing ilke maddened tigresses in his room for the man they loved. SEE I he das h, the fashion, the. vivid, intimate revela tions of this sensational companion picture to Cecil R. PeMille's "Don't Change Your Husband." 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