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THE BARRE DAILY TIMES, BARRE, VT., TUESpAY. AUGUST 30, 1921.
: - ; 1 "Name Your Own Price Sale" House Furnishings The Last Week One week of this Special Sale of Three Hundred Pieces of Furniture has gone. About one-half of the pieces has been sold at very low prices; so low, in fact, that we have lost money on many of the transactions. We are willing to take this loss in order to clean up and reduce our stock so that some alterations in our store can be made without delay. We are still putting special emphasis on Dining Room Furni ture. This lasts until next Wednesday. If there is anything in that line that you need now, or will need in the near future,, come in and place your bid. Mahogany Dining Room Suite of Nine Pieces. Oak and Ma hogany China Closets. Oak Dining Tables and Dining Chairs, in Brown and Black Leather. Rugs in all sizes. Axminsters, Wiltons and Velvets. Patterns are of the best. Small size Rugs, 27x54, 27x60 and 36x72-a size for every need. - i - A few very choice Laces in Scrims and Marquisettes, in White and Biege. . Rockers and Chairs, separately or in pairs. Suites of all kinds. . - ' B. W. Hooker & Co. 14 and 16 North Main Street. Always the First To Give the Public W hat It Wants. DO NOT FAIL TO SEE THIS PICTURE 66 The .8 Lost atteMomr To Be Presented at the Magnet Theatre Under the Auspices of , The American Legion Wednesday, Aug. 31, -'21 ,w " 'Afternoon and Evening. Regular Admission Re-enacted By Members f This Famous Battalion of the 77th Division Procure ycur Tickets from Canvassers; Also at Cummings& Lewis and Drown's Drug Stores, and Jos. Merlo General Store. ADVERTISE IN THE BARRE TIMES DOWN Goes the Price of Flour WEBSTER VILLE ! We are unloading a car of Flour and it is to your advantage. Note the following cash and carry priecs: .All Round Flour GILT EDGE, one-eighth bbl. sack $1.00 GILT EDGE, one-fourth bbl. sack $1.93 Bread Flour WHITE HOUSE, one-eighth bbL sack $1.20 WHITE HOUSE, one-fourth bbL sack. $2.33 Pastry Flour WHITE ROSE, one-eighth bbl sack 95c WHITE ROSE, one-fourth bbl. sack . . $1.83 If you do not bake your own bread you will enjoy electrically baked Bread. The W. D. Smith Company Inc. Mrs. Thom Hapley and little son went to Frampton, l'.Q., last week to spend a month with relatives. Mrs. V. K. Lappin and son. Gran don, returned to t.'ieir home l.i irinj?- field, Mass., yesterday, after isiting relative here several wee.s. Mr. and Mrs. George Coxon of hin near's Mill., T. Q., are visiting the former's brother, . J. Coxon. Mr. and Mrs. Scott Yei of Xew Haven, Conn., are visiting ai Vernrn Weir' a. . Ldward Nerney of Baltimore, Md , arrived here yesterday t visit his brother. Thomas and L. U. erney. Rev. W. J. M. Beattie of Knosbura Falls was in town Sunday and preached at the Episcopal church in the afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. AYarren Carpenter aud Van Carpenter of North Kandolpb. are visiting friends here for a Icjt days. EAST MONTPELIER Notice to Taxpayers. You are berebv notified that Thurs day, the first day of .September, is the last day yon can pay your taxes to the town treasurer ana save discount and costs of collection a no taxes will be received bv the treasurer after that dale. Clark Sibley, treasurer. PLAIN FIELD Social dance at S. and D. of L. hall Saturday eveninjr, Sept. 3. Danona from 8 until lz; two-piece orchestra. r.rnest rol'm. Hoof n.ana;rw. aa WAITSFIELD I. L. H. Osbtree, chiropractor, of Barre will be in Vi;nId Mnndav. Wednesdays and Fridays at I p. m at the home of F.ichard Frown. TALK OF THE TOWN Bunnell dance to-night, 9 to 12:30, Howls nd halL adv. Mrs. Rosins. Boucher of Barton was operated upon at the City hospital to day. ... Legion members attend the meet ing to-night. Business of importance. adv. Fred B. Thomas " of Montpelier, state's attorney, was a business visitor in town yesterday. We have a new Ford with complete extra equipment, driven 19 miles. Old? mobile Co. of Vt. adv. Miss Eldo Lotti of 30 Third street underwent an operation for appendi citis at the City ho.-piul last night. Mrs. Elizabeth Mitchell of 95 Sum mer street underwent a serious oper ation at the City hospital this morning. Robert B. Jones, superintendent of the Jones Bros. Co., returned yester day from a business trip of a few days to Boston. Sadlier, 10 Keith avenue, will con tinue his special sale of baby carriages, Gold Seal congoleum rugs, etc., until Sept. 5. adv. E. M. Tobin of Academy street, su perintendent of the Trow & Holden Co., is spending his vacation at the St Bernard club, P. Q. James Levie of Hill street returned to his duties yesterday at the Gran ite Savings Bank and Trust Co., after his week's vacation. Miss Sylvia Riexi of Xorth Main street commenced her week's .vacation yesterday from her duties at the Peo ples National bank. Miss Jennie Aimi of 7 Elm wood ave nue is taking her annual vacation from duties, in the YV. D. Smith Co.' store on North Main street. Mis Mildred Marrion of North Main street resumed her duties at the Drown pharmacy following her week' vaca tion spent at Joe's pond. Mr. and Mrs. H. Marin of Laurel street have left for Nherbrooke, P. Q.. where they will stay for a week and attend the" fair, which starts there this week. A. E. VTalbrun, a retail monument dealer from Denver, Col., arrived in Barre yesterday to spend a few days, going "through the various granite sheds. Alex Aitken, jr., of Quiney, Mass., arrived in the citv Sundav night and is passing a few days at the home of his grandmother, Mrs. Jane Phillips, of 95 Currier street. John B. Maenachl of the Presbrer- I eland Co.. has returned to his home on Foster street, after having spent the greater part ot tne summer at ins camp on Woodbury lake. Mrs. Fred Oomo. who has been spending the summer with her par- ents, Mr. ana Mrs. oames rv. Tirie, of Graniteville, leaves shortly for her home in North Carolina, Rev. W. J. M. Beattie of East Berk shire, formerly rector of the Church of the (iood " Shepherd in Barre, is spending a few days here with friends, before leaving lor a snort stay in wen- sterville. A meetine of the members of all the committees in connection with the Community houte will be held at the Community house Tuesday evening at 7 o'clock. Every member la expected to be present. Another customer reports, "I will have to have two 35x5 cord tires for my rer wheels very soon and shall use Empires, as I have received abso lute satisfaction from these tires." The N. D. Phelpa Co., Inc. adv. E. A. Prindle offers his 14-room, three-story residence, at 35 Keith ave nue for sale; would make a fancy rooming and boarding house or might be used for light housekeeping apart ments. Will sell furnished if desired. adv. A lady visiting friends says: "Par's - ian Sage is the best thing I have ever used to make mv hair wavy, lustrous and abundant. It keeps away all dandruff and stops itching. E. A. Drown sells it on money back plan. adv. At last you may buy happiness! Get it in a box of Bitro-Phosphate at E. A. Drown 4 Co.'s drug store. Gain weight and vigor. Be robnt and healthy, en joy restful sleep, a good appetite and youthful nergy. Guaranteed for in crea.ed weight and nerve quiet. adv. Mushrooms seem to be the style along Woodstock mountain, judging from the bunch one of Barre t citizen brought back Sunday. Without going on the mountain even, about a hundred pounds of this delicious food was pro cured. The priae winner for lite was a plant of four or five pounds. Miss Ola Cavagnaro of Buffalo, N W accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. Lou Cavscnaro, also of that citv, are tour ing New England, and during their stay in this part of the country are stopping at tne home of Mrs. Charles Bianchi of Wellington street. They will stay in the city for two weeks There will be a special meeting of the directors and the district chair man of the Granite Manufacturers a sociation Wednesday morning at 9:30 There will bo representatives present of the Associated Industries of Ver mont,' Inc. and discussion will be in order as to the possibility of a Barre granite exhibit t the Eatm States exposition in Springfield, Mase., next month. A foot and a half drop in a cement walk, at one of the darkest corners on the street proves to be a source of continued anxiety for the inhabitants on the upper part o' Eat street, whore frost and other causes have broken the walk and let one end drop till it is a big step below the other part As the walk is on quite a slant, the Amcjer is all the greater. raturdy night out-of-town people erere visit ing in that part of the toV- "J when thy returned, one of bj.i, an elderly woman, uneonecioa of the state of the walk, stepped off into thin air and fell face forward onto her" knees. Luckily she was not injured. Residents tbre have lesrned to steer around the br-ek. but to foreign travelers in the Bight there is a big possibility. Bunnell dance to-night, 9 to 1:.V, How land halt adv. TALK OF THE TOWN Bunnell danoe to-nieht, 9 to 12:30, Howland hall. adv. Aiinmolil lluorc. Rnecial nrices for fairs, including Sherbrooke fair. Tel. 788-M. adv. Remember the dance at Greenwood lake pavilion Wednesday, Aug. 31. A good time. At Woodbury. adv. . Mr. and Mrs. A. W. Badger of Park street returned last night to their home after a month's outing at Joe s pond. v TiivMnc anti Npwp.ll AnPWin rf Beckley street accompanied Harry Tar- box to Woodbury pona ana win stay there a week or two with him. Lester F. Sanborn and son, Maynard, of Washington street have left on an auto trip for the White mountains and will beleone three or lour day a. All Legion men wishing to go to the state convention at Rutland Sept 8-7 should be at tne meeting io-uigi. at 7:30 in the club rooms. adv. Henry Daniels, who ha been tour ing around the country in Massachu setts and Canada, is stopping for a week or two with friends in Barre. , Jnst got in a new shipment of Boston school bags, bought at a low price, sold at a low price. Call; we will save you money. Lander's Cigar store. adv. H. B. Andrew of Highgate spent a few days with friends in the city, leav ing for Burlington last night, where he will stay a short time before going to his home. Miss Frances Nelson, assistant secre tary of the Granite Manufacturers' association, and Miss Mildred MoGue, a stenographer at the Oldsmobile agency on North Main ttreet, are spending their two weeks' vacation in Holyoke, Mass. Edward S. Pierce and family have re turned to their home at 41 Curri-r street after an extended tour through the New England states. They covered from Maine to Connecticut, going in all about eight hundred miles. Mr. Pierce has resumed duties in the Barre cream ery. The office of Superintendent C. H. White and Principal Lyman C. Hunt will be open each morning this week from 8:30 to 11:30 and each after noon this week, except Saturday, from 1:30 to 4. They will be glad to con sult with parents and pupils relative to school work. A four nf the hich-crrade nianos that can be purchased from the Bailey Music rooms are as follows; Ivers P,nt Strlii.cr f,-Phail. Henrv F. Mil ler. Knabe. We are also agents for the Victor victrolas ana victor recorus. in Pearl street, iust a few step from the Magnet theatre. adv. Tk. Kr which destroyed the old barn on Willev street last Thursday . . ...... . , night was still Durning wnen nome oi the firemen went down yesterday. All the wooden part of the structure is burned, but the hay which filled the building is still smouldering, and will probably keep it up for three or four days. Tinc or over vounir neoDle trot last nicht on east hill about 9 o'clock and went far into the coun try for a corn roast. It was a fiue corn roaxt all but the corn. The cows will find that wtrewn around some where to-day. During the excitement nn. iniintr man fell over a cliff, some what in the manner of a moviesiar. and sustained a badly lacerated Knee to that he had to be taken home. A rsnr niovalV eveninff WSS PHSSC.1 t Sa knma nV Mrs. Peter Cassidv last evening. About 60 neighbors and other friendi gathered together ana toon n.iwtiinn nf the house while she was away on an auto ride. Mra. Mary Angus, in behalt oi tnose present, in few well-chosen words, presented Mr. Caaaidy a beautiful leather traveling bag. The recipient feelingly replied. The evening was spent with piano solos, singing and stories. Mr. Annie (Scniti Julian of Pleas ant street returned yesterday noon to her nome alter passing me awmiiiri Camp Locheam at Fairlee Lake, in Fair lee, where sh has been in charge of the dining-room at the camp. She waa accompanied back by her daugh ters, Madine and lsabelle, the latter of whom aerved as a cook mere cur ing the summer. Camp Locheam is a girls' aummer resort, most of this year's crowd coming from New Jersey. There were no other Barre giris tnere. George Maniatty's fruit store in tbe Mascott building on North Main street was burglarised last night when some one ripped out the wire screen in a window facing th alleyway on the north side of the building and crawled into the store. Cash aeemea to I the object of the search but the in truder got but little as Mr. Maniatty had removed all except one dollar in nickles and 70 cents in pennies from the cash register, me reirisier nisviiiK Kn loft nnen. The biirclar may haxe taken some of the fruit and othr eatables in the store, but he passed up wearing apparel hanging on books in the rear of tbe store. The burglar went out the rear door. Police ascribe the robbery to a boy. TALK OF THE TOWN Bunnell dance to-night, 9 to 12:30, Howland hall. adv. . Cars washed and polished for $1-50 f at Oliver's Battery Station. adv. Public dance, Memorial hall, Stowe, Thursday, Sept. 1 ; Carroll's orchestra, i adv. Smoke "St. A. Specials," superior d-1 gars. Union made. All dealers. Kay-, mond uuyette, mir., Bt. Aioans, vim adv. Joseph Cavano, formerly a resident of Barre and now engaged in soap man ufacturing in Philadelphia, is spending a few days here as the guost of Carlo Merlo of Granite street. Something new in boarding house ritual was established last night wh-sn Mrs. Leona Pitkin of Jefferson street acted as nostess to ner numerous, boarders at a corn roast on the Cur-1 tis Baldwin farm grounds in Plain field. Five cars, heavily loaded, pulled out of Barre m tae eariy evening, re turning only when the corn waa eat en, all the marshmallows toasted, and numerous sandwiches had gone their pre-destined way. Homer C. Ladd, Arthur E. Camp bell, Robert B. Mackie and Golda H. Douglas, all of Barre, yesterday at tended the funeral of Edward Smith in Cabot, as representatives of the lo cal order of the Knights of Pythias. The service waa held at the Cabot church and was largely attended. Both ih Tiarwipk- and Marehfield Pvthian lodges were in attendance, and a spe cial Pythian service was conducted by the latter, w. U. ana Jienry J. nmiin, aim f tlirro were nrexent in an Vn- oflicial capacity. Mr. Smith and his regular Thursday trips to Barre, wnicn bars extended over a period of thirty years or more with exceptional regu larity, will be mtssea oy many oi ms friends. WAITSFJELD Body of Pvt. Harry McAllister Brought Overseas Burial in Irasville. The body of Harry McAllister ar KarnrHav morni?ic under military escort from Hoboken to Middlesex and was met by his mother ana ner nusoana and taken to the Perkins undertaking parlor in Waterbnry, where it rested in the flag drapea metallic casnei uuui ts',,nrlo v whon severaf members of the American Legion. Mr. and Mrs. H. W. .... . . . ... twr .tl-i.. McAllister and Mrs. v. w. flcni"'"-' in (7arrhiirv in escort the body to the Irasville eemetery. where it was ... , - i . , r . . i 1 u . laid to rest Deaiae me mwiei, uiun MnAlliur Th hearers were six Lemon men,' Herbert Smith, Leon Joslin. Lewis Scnski, Guy Bovce, I'hilip isisoee mm Walter Gavlord. Rev. W- A. Renielc had charge of the services. The relatives who were present irom . u . v.,. Mr inH Mrs. A. L. Bohonon from South Royalton, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Bohonon and child from onn fi.M .Tnhn nH C.oorvr Carev from Montpelier, besides a large number of sympathizing friends from Waitsfield and Favston. Mrs. McAllister received word Nov. ,ii .t tk. Ammti whil in action. Oct. it nf her sm H enlisted in head quarters company. -Jd Rcgt. Mai's. Inf., June 1U1U. ana went to tm y.a n irAnr u-liorp h aerved until Nov. 4, 1016. He was called back into the' service March 2.", 1917. He served witn , V.Honal f;nard Until AtlTU&t of the same year and was then drafted into the federal service. Alter oniy a. irw u-.L.' training in Snrinirfield. in Co. C of the 104 Regt. Inf., he sailed Oct. 4, 1H17, for overseas, tie waa in the trenches nine months, "over the top " several times and gassed once. He was rankea as nrst-ciaas Private McAllister waa born in Waitnticld, June, 1918. He was an only son and an only grandson of Mr. and Mrs. W. W. McAllister, who have both looked forward to having their grand son's body brought from overseas and laid in their family lot. Harry was a general favorite and made mnay friends wherever he went. Ha .nrviv.il Kv hia mother and itc . u ...... - . gtandparents in Waitsfield, and his grandmother, -Mrs. .ancy varry oi South Rovalton. Mr Carey and his grandfather, Mr. McAllister, were un able to attend the funeral services, ow ing to ill health. Eleven Leirion men and one G. A. re member were present. The flowers were manv and very beautiful, coming from the Eastern Star lodge. American Le gion and several frirnds and relatives. BETHEL Mrs. D. S. Arnold, driving her load ster. with two friends Sunday evening, was left in the road near 1). W. IsiuV and the party of three walked borne to the village. A Urge nail punctured a tire. H. M. Shepard, driving the Gra iiam truck yesterday in Royalton, stopped suddenly when an al broke and C. O. Spaiilding was called aud towed the truck to the villas. Mr. and Mra. Eugene Rockwood of Clinton. Mass., cam yesterday to visit at Fred A. Norton's. Mr. and Mrs. Archie Carter bar begun light housekeeping at George A. Marsh's. J. H. Miller and Miss Katherine Mill er of Springfield, Mass- joined Mrs. Miller Sunday at M. N. Kendall's. Yesterday morning, Mr. and Mrs, Ken dull, Mr. and Mrs. Miller went for few days' yisit in Hinesburg. ADAMS COMPANY Children's Coats for Early Fall Wear Special Values Jnst the hting for school wear before it is time for the heavy winter coat. NAVY, TAN, COPEN, SERGE, COVERT MIXTURES, PLAIDS. Were Sizes $7.98 to $13.50 3 to 7 Opening Price ..QQ QQ School tpo.VO GIRLS' COATS Some exceptional values in Coats for school wear, not to heavy for present use. NAVY, COPEN, SERGE Were Sizes $16.50 8, 10, 12 School QQ Opening Price tpU.O ADAMS COMPANY Bunnell danr- to-nigiit. 9 to Holi.J hsii. J'. WORCESTER Dance at Worcester town ball Thurs day, f-ept. 1 . Zrt'-- I-tint-wUr orcUes tra - ! . KODAK FILMS .Developed and Printed. ' Enlargements Free. Ask us. The Red Gross Pharmacy Fall Term Begins Sept. 6-12 Business. Shorthand Civil Service or Secretarial WEST BROOKF1ELD vr . nri Mr. .Tnhn Davis and Miss Ninu were visitors Sunday at George Knowlee in f-ai Koxmirv. DVed Davis returned to hk home in Concord, N. H.,' Friday. Charles Trime waa in Cabot batur- dar. . Mrs. Christopher entertained Mr. and Mrs. Ben Smcad and nephew, Still man .lore, and Mr. Carter of Bethel Sunday. Mr. Carter remained tor a few days. About 100 friends anrt re ra tires jrave Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Blanchard a farewell reception Thursday eveninp. A (rood time was enjoyed and cake and coffee were servea. v ncu me guraia thev left their wish lor good luck in their trip sooth. Mrs. Howard rorter ana am chil dren of Ticonderoca, N. V-, are quests of her parents, Mr. and Mra. J. VV. Cntiedt. EAST CORINTH Dentist will be at Kast Corinth Thursday, Sept. 1. -adv. EAST CALAIS E. J. Rutter, optometrist, will be at A. A. Gove's store Thursday, Sept. I. Call and have your eyes examined Note change of date. adv. GRANITEVILLE Florence Prescott Keenan, teacher of voice and piano; special attention to children and beginner. adv. Bnnnell dance to-night, 9 to 12:30, Howland hall. adv. Hotel Association Members to Gather at Lake Bomoseen. The fall meeting of the Hotel Asso ciation of Vermont will be held at Lake Bomoseen Sept. 9, and through the courtesy of the managers of three hotels there, members, their families and friends are invited to remain over, that night as their guests. Luncheon will be served at 1 p. m.' at Cedar Grove and meeting for the discussion of plans will follow at 3 o'clock at the Trospcct house. At :3rt a banquet will be served at the latter hotel, with after-dinner addresses by several speakers. James P. Taylor, secretary of the Burlington Chamber of commerce, will preside at the banquet. Safe WW foriNFMSSisvAuos (f ASK FOR -.3 l,.tA-aM I lall T VI Mi M. --MM jrIIorlick's toe vri,uivt AtoU Imitations aad Substitute!. ."OioalFood-UrioliFof AUAjea Imo 0oluaNouruhiogi.tibJB English Course One to two years. Firt year: Algebra, Geometry and Latin "in clashes of not less than ten. Registration by September . Montpelier Business School IEA RICHABDSOX. PRIX Tbones 317 M; M. L O. O. r. Bid. Special Wednesday A. M. Sale HADDOCK, 2 lbs Cut to fry bake, boil or chowder. 7i Pickling Spices For pickling and for the every day use ask' for Stickney & Poor's Spices. Black Pepper, Cassia, All-Spice and Ginger each 10c 1,4-lb. of White Mixed Spices, each 10c Cinnamon Bark, Yellow and Black Mustard, White Allspice, Cassia Buds, Thyme, Marjoran and Mace, in fact everything you may need. Pure Cider Vinegar, per gallon .- .40c We expect some plums for preserving this week. Don't wait too long. 3 Doz. Good Luck pure gum Rubbers Pint Preserving Jars $1.10; Quarts $1.20 Watch for a Special Trade on Fish Wednesday The F. D. Ladd Co.