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THE MOISTING JOURNAL-COURIER, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 22, 1908.
0 POPE CO. BOOMING Reorganized Concern Expects to Be Running at Full Capacity by Spring. TO PAY FINAL DIVIDEND Newly-Farcied O nicer Srttlliiff l Olil Concern l.ni'Ko Orders fiu iliiml. IJartfdi'd, tire. 21. The work nf re- orKanl.lnR the Pnpr Miinu racturlnp rmnpany Is belnc rapidly curried out, mid It Is expeetnd Ihdt tile locnl plant. will ponn tie In a more floiirblilnc rnn 'Htlon t h a 11 ever before. At a meeting of the directors In the nffleen of tho. company's counsel, In N'ew Vorl city, recently, tile complete Its', of otliccrs of the company whs a.".tuninrcd ns follows: ''liwlrmnn Hofinl of nirectors Mar ry I iriiniii-r. Presldci.t Albert 1,. Pope, VIv.'.T'TPKtdont.--Chnrles K. Wiilkor. Tr-.-flSliri'r Colonel OnrirP Purie. -Wilbur ('. Walker, Treasurer- Kzra ,M. Cut- Hecrclary- AsslsKmt t.iiiR. lenei al I .ark In and t 'ounsel -Mepsrs. .Inline, Rath hone. A petition of tile receivers to the courts of New Jersey for permission to nmke the final :5 per cent, dlvl ibnil on debts of the old company will probably be made to-morrow anil It Is "U'l'etei, nmt nffnirs of the old eoneeni will be prartlrnlly wound up n.'i'ore Christmas day. Speaking of the roiulll inns of the new company President Albert I.. Pope raid flint the faeterles nt Hart ford and at UVstfWd will he puslcd "very minute from now until th Mid of the enmmerelal yen r- July 1. to nil order now In band. Tic receiv ers bad permission nf (lie eioirt to build TOO automobile ;,n, ;,n,nin hl 'yee, and If the cars ennld be mad. the number of TOO could be sold Iwleo over. There arp now l.nnn men em ployed In the Hartford plant and this number will he Increased to 1.;nn by spring when the producing season Is at Its height. This will be us ninny If no more than have ever been employ ed slurp the plant has been used as an automobile factory and Is Indeed all that there Is room fur In the build ings. It. will mean that the Popo company will b clvlni; employment to evpry one of the men who have been broucht up. as It were, to look to It for support. HOREB LODGE ELECTS I.mils J. Well (lioscn I'rcdilent nt Ht'i-cnl Session. At a recent meeting rf Horeh lodRe No. 25. I. O. R. R, the following elec tion of officers occurred: President Louis ,1. Well. Vice president Jacob ("apian, Secretary Afrnm 1,. Friedman, Thea surer 1, Su gnu h "Inter. Inside cuardl.-in- Isadore fioblstein. outside Rtiardian Meier Slodid. Representatives to the grand lodae Joseph II riloian, 2d. Joseph H. rilnii.n, 1st.. Samuel J. Well, Abram Freeilman, and 1. Sucenhetmer, INVENTED STONE CRUSHER Paper Head ul HIsKirlciil Society on 1 11 Willi lie) P.lukr, ; Some very luteresliim facts about, the stone crusher and Its inventor were hroiiRht out at the meeting of the iilslorical society lust evening In a paper by Henry 'I'. Make on "I'M Whitney P.ltiko; Scientist and Invent-j nr l"i(-l SSB. t here w as smni't 'nn;; in a nanin hi this case, for F.ll Whii ney Make. was the nr.uid.-ion and namesake of p; Whitney, and Ills In vention (ilmost equalled the cotton Kin In Importance. Mr. Make compared the stone crusher and cotton gin as Inventions, and declared that both were epoch making, but that neither Inventor re ceived his due reward owing to the fact. that, both Inventions were brought out during a time of war and finan cial depression, "Not many persons are aware of the Importance of this invention, nor are they aware that be fore that time there had been no me chanical means for crushing stone," He then oulllned the Increased Im portance of the crusher- how It help ed to develop roads anil above all Its present use in the manufacture of concrete. .Mention was made of th" extended use of concrete In the con struction of sci-walls, bridges, llgfil houses, structures of all kinds, and even In decorative architecture. In connection "Itli the use of crushed stone in road huibllng, .especially on I macadam roads, he looked toward the 'future use id' automobiles, even for carrying freight, and spoke of the need for care in the driving of all such vehicles on public highways. After the address an Informal re ception for members ami their friends was held an I refreshments were served. KING OF BAVARIA MAD Locked In Pa. bled ( VII ami Held ill J StriiiljiK-UcI hi I'alii'e. P'Tlln. lec. 21.- King Mti) nf !a varla. who for more than twenty years has been a hopeless Imbecile, became1 ralns mad to-day and was locked In n padded cell in bis place at Curse, eni eld. Ib ra v s wildly and is held I in n .'traitjacket so that be cannot ! Injure hims. lf. Although no action j lias been taken, it K though! that now' j the absurdity of liavarla being ruled ! In the name of an Insane king will be ended, ami Prince l.nltpnld, the I regent, ascend the throne. I The king Is now sixlv years of ac". land though he n- In Hue physical enn- I dltion, it Is said that he Is breaking. ! PRESIDENT OFF THE TRAIL AWFUL m ILL mm boot EAST HAYEH Weeping Eczema Kept Spreading on Little Sufferer A Score or Treatments Prove Dismal Failures -Grateful Father Tells of CURE ACHIEVED BY CUTICURA REMEDIES "It glea me great pleasure to express my deep gratitude in appreciation of r,ne inoniouiabis benefit that, tlm Cutlcura Boap, Ointment and Hesolvent did my little boy. He bad an awful rash all over his body and the doctor said it was eczema. lit was terrible and used to water awfully. Any place the water went it would form another sore and It would become crusted. A score or more i physicians fo.ilod utterly and dismally in their efforts to remove the trouble. Then X was told to use the CnticAira Reme dies. I got a cake of Cutlcura Soap, a box of Cutlcura Oint ment and a bot tie of Cut icura Resolvent, and before we had used half the Insol vent I could see a change in him. In about two months he was entirely well. When people ace him now they ask. 'What (lid you get to cure your baby?1 nd all we can say is, 'It was the Cutl cura Remedies.' So In na Cutlcura will alwavs have firm and warm friends. George F. Ijambert, 139 West Centre fit., Mahanoy City, Pa., September 26 and November 4, 11(7," 4 MILLIONS OF PEOPLE Rely on Cutlcura Remedies. Millions of the world's best people use Cut icura Reap and Cut lcura Ointment, assisted, when necessary, by Cuticura Rtvolvent (liquid or pills) for preserv ing, purifying and beautifying the skin, for ecwmon, irritations and inflamma tions, for cleansing the scalp of crusts, scales and dandruff, and the stopping of falling hair, for bahy raahos, Ib-hlnifs and chafings, and many sanative, anti septic purposes which readily suggest themselves to women, an well as for all the purposes of the toilet, bath and nursery. Guaranteed absolutely pure. nitlctim dop !f.), Otnttnfnt (ftOc 1, Wro1vit (finf.), mil C.lKiiMliit Cnrl I'll), liisc.). nr( puld ttiremiiout th worl.i. I'ottr lira A rhin. Corp.. 6oi Prep., i;(7 Columbus Kip. hoatnn. Mrualid rrr. rutinm Meet on Min dimiuw. Won't (ic( 11 Slml lit lllopliiinls ViiIcrs Finns Are Clmna.vl. Wa.hini;ton, Iiec. L'l.- ('id. ,T. V Colenhrander. woo leaded a regiment of Hriti.b nnhtins,' scouts during the floer war in South Africa, who was bom In that country and has lived there ever ulin e, (old President Roose velt to-day that he would probably not get any elephants If he followed the route be hai mapped out fur him self In central Africa. Co). Colenbran der himself Is going on a long hunt ing trip In South Africa In April to h gone two years, He said that the president would have to make a wide detour Into the Interior from Like Victoria. Nyanza if he expected to gel a shot at any elephant. A QUEEN'S SYMPATHY Alexandra i:vprcscs Hope for Itocoy cry nf (tcneral flootb's Sight. London, Dec 11. Queen Alexan dra's well-known Interest In the Sal vation Army was emphasized to-day in a telegram to Oneral William Rooth. commander in chief of that body, who was recently operated upon for a cataract. The telegram M 1 pw s: "I have felt so much for you and hop, th" operation will he successful. T t-nst you a iv getting on towards complete recovery and that the sight yea need so much "111 ...ion be rntire- lVftored." Ib nerat Booth's pin shdans are ful ly satisfied with Ids progress and be lieve he will recover his sight, At the annual meeting of the Chris tian Kndcavor society held In the chapel, Thursday evening, the annual supper was served at 6:45; this was followed by the election of officers which was as follows: President. Ray Van Sickles; vice-president, S. K. Dib ble; recording secretary, Mrs. S. T. Ila.keli; corresponding secretary, Miss Alice Van Haaften; treasurer, Mrs. .4. T. Haskell; organist, Miss ICtnellno Street; coinmltties: lookout, John Scovllle, Harry Page, Agnes Holbrook; prayer meeting, Mrs. A. .(. Tultle, Kthel Ball, Sherwln T. Haskell; social, Mrs. Harry B, Page, Mrs. W. S. Coker, Hay Vim Pickle., Miss Jessie Page; music, Emellne Street, Mrs. S. E. Dib ble, Mrs. S. T. Haskell, Edith Agnew, Nancy Goodyear; missionary, L.L. Wil der, Kdlth Agnew, lAnna Van Haaften; Dowers, Mrs. S. R. Ohldsey, Lottie Falrchlld, Ray Coleman, Ruth Hol brook, Irene Van Haaften, Elsie Kriiil Ing, Ethel Turner, Harry Mo Lay, Cora Thayer, Mrs. H. C. Nlckerson, Harold Holbrook, Marvin Tnrr, Eric Bradley, Hes.slc (joodyer. Mrs. Alice Rrown of Howe street, will be hostess for the S. B, Whist club tills afternoon which change semed ad visable because the regular day com ing the day before Xmas. Freddie Norton, son of Mr. and Mrs. Pred Norton of Hemingway avenue Is confined to the house with a hard cold, Master Raymond Smith who has been 111 with bronchitis for the past two weeks has quite recovered and is able to be out. Tonight the young people will meet In the chapel to tie grens for decorat ing the church. About three loads of the green were gathered yesterday. Ernest Stepp has moved to the house vacated by his father, Howard Stepp, the latter now occupying the Andrew's house near the church which was left htm by the Uitp Mrs Andrews. Sunday was observed In the local churches as Xmas Sunday. The pastor taking as his text the, words found In i!al. 4-4, and a very pleasing and In teresting sermon was given, The choir which was assisted by the Misses Hen rletta I.nnty and Edith Hotchklss and I.evl Pease rendered R very pleasing pronrnm. In the morning the follow ing anthems were sung: "O 7,lon That Tellest Ulad Tidings," by Ruck; and "Nativity," by Ilaesche Mr. Reechler rendering for the offertory "Olory to nod," by Rotoll. The evening service was a continuation of the morning ser. vice and the subject for the sermon was "What Christ's Birth Means to the Young " The choir again added much to the service with two anthems name ly. "Rofhlehem," by Pnrtlett and "Na starlth," by (Joiinnd, and for the offer tory. Miss Irene Footn rendered "Night of Night," by Vandewnter. At the Christian Endeavor meeting Mr. Sol mon, the converted Jewish rabbi gave n short tlk which was very Interesting.. Keep the Disease-Wolves From the Door Every man and woman should repel disease-wolves which are no respecters of persons and may attack at any time. What are tnese disease-wolves ? They arc constipation, biliousness, indigestion, nervous headaches, sleeplessness and other little ailments, at first so trivial as to appear almost harm less. Disperse them now, and drive them from your door with mm o i k i n imv Monrc. Is tweniy per cent, worth vavlng? Wo allow that discount on our entire, stock of furniture, carpets, sieves, ranges, eic. as well ns on the thousand and one idrres which have a holiday flavor. RROWN & P PR HAM. before they grow dangerous. There is poison In their fangs that will harm the whole body unless you rid yourself of them at once. When your digestion is upset, when the bowels do not act freely, when the head is heavy, the sleep troubled, the liver out of order disease is at the door. Mewiseintime. Take Bcecham's Pillsimmediately. Forthese pills, alone and unaided, will keep the disease-wolves at bay, and Protect the Body Against Attacks of Illness In boxes with full directions, 10c. and 25c. SCHMvl'FR fN roiW fiT. Chicago, Deo. 21. Jake Schaefer, once the "Mar" of the billiard world, now trying to regain ids health In Col orado, has telegraphed to Thomas Fo ley that he will challenge the winner of the coming match between Sutton and Slosson for the world's champion ship at 18.1. Schaefer went west last summer, broken down In health, but his condi tion is Improving rapidly, and within thirty days he will begin practice. Tnts roi,r,nrc. Waterbury, Dec. 21. About 7 ; 1 0 this evening the Highland division passenger train, southbound, collided head-on with a switch online near the Merblen Junction In this city. None of the pa.ssengers was injured, but (radio was delayed over an hour. TRY A BOX Of Our Own Make Chocolates. They are done up In fancy holly boxes tied with rlbhons. the ou(slrln looks nice, Hie Inside tastes nice, and ou know it Is absolutely pure. Pound 25 Cents 1 Pound 50 Cents ANOTHER GOOD SUGGESTION . Our Clirlslnins hones, lined or iin. lined, ranging from 35 cents to $1.2S. I We have a whole liost of attractive I novelties eqnnlly tempting In price. 29 Church St. Near Poll's Theater. I ml yuijiwiewnw w hi imm vwti mimuwuwL .1 l ill vaKJp For Boys and Men Boys' Pooket Knives 100 . .kinds $ .25 up Men's Poclot Knives, war ranted 50 up Rarors $1.00, $1.50, $2 00 up Safety Rsrors ,,. 1.00 up GiMeHe Razors 12 blades..., 5.00 up Intjersoll Watches 1,00 up Pedometers 1.00 up Hunting Knives in sheaths... 1.50 up Revolvers all sizes 2.50 up Tool Chests ten styles 1.00 up Tool Cabinets six stylas 6.65 up Electrin Pocket Lamps 65 up Fine Fishing Rods 2.00 up Thermos Botlles 3.75 up Shaving Sets 3.20 up Shaving Glasses 2.00 up Alarm Clocks 1,00 up Postal Scales 1,50 up Rubberset Bruohos 25 up Watch Fobs 10 up CiiR ISTMAS GIFTS THAT COUNT WORTH WHILE PRESENTS SOLD BY YE OLD' HARD WARE STORE iW 'I' CHRISTMAS SHOPPERS. Do you realize how msny things we sell which will fit in nicely for Holiday Gifts? Do you know we have the finest display of Carving Knives in New England, have you ever noticed our stook of Pockot Knives thousands of thnm, or have you seen our big line of Skates and Sleds? If you don't know all about us we really think you will find the time well spent In looking us over and we won't Inaist on your spending anything but time. For the Skaters Boys' All Clamp Steel Skates $ .55 Nirkel Plated All Clamp Skates.. 1.00 Nickeled and Hardened Skates.. 1.75 Hockey 9kates to aorew on 75 Hockey 9kates flanged runner.. 3.50 Key Clamp Hockey Skates 1.50 Key Skates flanged runner 4.50 Key Skates, Hardened Runners... 2.50 Girls' 9trap Skates 75 Girls' Half Clamp Skates 1418 Ladles' Nickel Clamp Skates 1.76 Ladies' All Clamp Skates 3.D0 Polo Sticks 5c to .25 Hoekey Sticks 25o to .78 Rollr Skate 80 Bill Bearing 8kates 3.00 Martin Folding Skate 2.G0 Canadian Hookey Skates 5.00 Donoghue Rseer 480 Double Runner Skates 45 THE AVERAGE MAN- f Looks forward to Christmas with mixed feelings. He likes to receive presents oh yes but there are certain things he may get at Christmas time that strike terror to his soul neckties which speak of themselves in no uncertain tones, freak-fitting house coats, osoranco cigars, or shaving sets which are all set and no shave. Then there are other things which his masculine heart longs for and for which he will heap blessings on the giver. We sell some of them. 1 PRACTICAL GIFTS. In many households there is a mutual understanding that all Christmas gifts shall be useful. And in no store will you find a display of holiday goods so essentially prac tical as in ours. Sdme things we have are both useful and ornamental, while in others utility is the chief feature. To this latter class belong the goods in our Kitchen Depart ment. This Kitchen Department Is receiving a lot of praise from the ladies who visit it. If you're not familiar with It come In and seat the opportunities it gives for buying senslblo Christmas Gifts. For Ladies and Girls Manioure Sets In ease.; $2.00 up Chafing Dishes, nickel plated.. 2.30 up Coffee Percolators with lamp. 8.15 up Brass Candlesticks .75 up Silver Plated Ladlea 1.S5 up Nut Picks, in cases 30 up Child's Sets, in cases 1.00 up Small Carpet Sweepers 25 up Bissell Carpet Sweepers 2.00 up Nickel Coffee Pots all copper, 2.00 up Family Scales 24 lbs 85 up Bread Mixers "Universal". . . 2.00 up Carving Sets, In eases 2.50 up 8oissors Sets, In oasea 2.00 up Fruit Knlvaa set of aix 1.50 up Christmas Tree Holder 35 up Library Bolster Set 1.75 up Coffee Spoon Plated 1.13 set Teaspoon Roger 75 set Tea Kettlea with lamp 2.35 up A MAN'S WANTS. Every man want, on good Pooktt Knife and ha wouldn't mmd several. If ha shavea, really good Razor ia alway appreciated. If ha la meohantoal we have Tool and Tool Kits that would bring tear of Joy. If he's an out-door man thra ae Fiah Rod, Revolver, Thermo Bottle and othor tblnga whloh always appeal to the fisherman and empoi Chapel St. 754 ! ' GOODS DELIVERED PROMPTLY. i ASSETT & C 314 State St. PHONE 318. OPEN EVENINGS UNTIL CHRISTMAS. Sleds and Wagons Beys' Sled curved runner $V25 Boy' Sleds larger clze 1.50 Boy' Sledvery largo......,.... 2.00 Solid Oak Large Clippers........ 3.00 Black Beauty Coasters 3.50 Qirla' 8leds well mada. ......... . .50 Bow Runner Girls' Sleds 1.25 Oak Frame Girls' Sleds V75 Double Rail Girls' 8led. 3.00 Flexible Flyer small 1,75 Flexible Flyers larger S.ftO Lightning Gulders 150 Toboggans 4.00 Boya' Wagons 2.00 Larger Wagons 3.60 Buokboarda 4.50 Patrol Wagon 6.50 Farm Wagon 7.00 Braoket Saws 4.00 Imperio Seta 25