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OCEAN VIEW HOTEL.
BAILEY'S ISLAND LEADING SUM MER HOTEL IS COMPLETELY FILLED WITH TOURISTS. Many of the Quests Are to Remain Until After Labor Day. The house Is crowded with tourists, many of whom have been regular guests here for many years past. In addition to the sleeping accommoda tions at the hotel many are rooming in nearby cottages and Manager Crafts has secured a cottage for a party of eight from Lewlston who wanted the advantages of his hotel. Every day applications are being re ceived. all of which have to be refused on account of the crowded conditions here. Bailey's Island is certainly proving to be one of the banner Is lands for entertaining tourists. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Hammond of Cranston City, R. I., are here for their honeymoon, having registered Tuesday morning. They were mar ried Monday last at the beautiful sum mer home of Mrs. McAuslan. sister of Mrs. Hammond, at her villa at Hlg* gins Beach, Rev. H. L. Folsom. rector of the Episcopal church at Biddeford. Me., performing the ceremony. The wedding was a very pretty affair, the cottage being beautifully decorated with wild flowers, ferns, etc., for the occasion. Mr. Hammond is owner and publisher of the Cranston City Times, the weekly publication of that city, the business office of which is in Providence. R. I. Mrs. Hammond was Loriane Tyler of Providence. R. L Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Beatty of New York City registered Sunday evening for a sojourn of two weeks. Mr. Beatty is assistant engineer of the Interborough Rapid Transit Co. of that city. Mrs. A. E. Hasbrook. wife of the well known business manager of the Lowell Daily Mail, in company with her three year old son. and daughter, Miss Dorothy, are here for the re mainder of the summer months. The family were here last season and spent a delightful vacation. Mr. Has brook is a newspaper man of years of experience. For 15 years he was connected with the Kansas City Times and later he was business manager of the Hartford, Conn.. Post. Miss Eugenie Jaques. M. D.. of Jer sey City, accompanied by her sister. Miss Elsie Jaques of the same city, are here for a short vacation. Mrs. A. M. Brown and daughter of Springfield. Mass.. registered Thurs day of last week for an indefinite so journ. This is their first outing here. Dr. R. Allen Woodruff of Bartlett avenue. Pittsfield. Mass.. accompanied by his son, R. S. Woodruff. Miss M. Smith, also of the same city, and Mrs. Lamunt of Phllmont, N. Y., arrived Tuesday last for an extended visit. The party are delighted with the is land and are making the most of their time taking in the places of Interest among the islands of the bay. Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Baldwin of New ark. X. J., registered here Sunday for a two weeks' vacation. Mr. Baldwin is a well known chemist. HILL CREST. MANY NEW ARRIVALS HAVE REGISTERED HERE DURING THE PAST FEW DAYS. The Young People Are Planning Sev eral Functions To Raise Funds for Field Day. During the past few days several have registered here and at the end of the week nearly all of the rooms will be taken for the remainder of the season. The table Is a credit to the house and Mr. Hamilton Is re ceiving deserved praise for the tempt ing menu offered at each meal. Charles Bowie of Gorham is chef here this season. Mr. and Mrs. John Morgan and son, Harold J. Morgan, of Wallaston, Mass., who have been here for their summer outing returned home Satur day morning. Mr. and Mrs. A. P. Blcknell of Dorchester Mass., with their two children are here again with us. hav ing arrived Saturday. The Blcknells have been regular sojourners here for many years and are greatly re spected by their many friends here on the Island. Since June 15 the family have been occupying their bungalow at North Cohasset. Mass., and while there they had a most de lightful outing. We all gladly wel come them back again. W. A. Thompson, telegraph editor of the Philadelphia I^edger, one »f the leading dally publications in the Quaker City, and Mr. J. C. Isamlng er, assistant sporting editor of the Philadelphia American, were here at the house for a few days laat week. Both gentlemen are enjoying their vacation and are spending a few days at several of the leading reaorts along the Maine coast At present they are enjoying a abort fishing trip to Belgrade Lakes. Scott B. Putnam and Dexter An drews, both of Beverly, Mau . were resist *»red here last week for a short outing. Mr. Putnam was renewing former acquaintances here on th* Island. IajU year he waa on the "Breeze" staff and made many friends during his wesson here. Both young men were compelled to return Sun day to resume their professions. Mr. J. H. Parker of Burlington. Vt, a well known banjoist of more than ordhisry ability, accompanied by his daughter, Miss MIMred Parker, a talented young miss who plays the mandolin and violin with rare skill, famished the guests of the house with an hour's entertainment on Fri day evening last. All the selections were finely rendered and much ap . predated by the large audience pres ent that taxed the seating capacity of the music hall. Following Is the program: "Mile Napoleon." Luders "Miserere" from "T1 Troratore" Verdi "Hungarian Dance," Brahms Gems from "King Dodo." Luders "Sorella." Clerc "Fantasia." from "Madame Au got," Lecquoe Humorous Songs. Selected Selection from -Woodland." Luders Selection, "Humpty Dumpty." Cole and Johnston Polka "La Lepica," Curtl THE HAMILTON. HOUSE CROWDED TO OVERFLOW AND ALL HAVE A MOST DE LIGHTFUL TIME. Many Social Affairs Are Scheduled for the Coming Week. The Saturday evening dancing par ty was a brilliant success and as usu al the dancing surface was crowded during the majority of the dsnces. Several of the professors who are at the summer school at Hope Island were in attendance. The music was of the usual high order. Last evening's party was also a most de lightful affair. These functions are a source of great pleasure for the younger set here. Hans Kownatzkl of New York City, an artist of fame, is registered here for a short time. Already he has secured some of the superb views that are to be found on the island and also on the other islands of the bay. Mr. and Mrs. Albert W. Xewall of Springfield. Mags., registered Thurs day for an extended sojourn here. They were most tappily received by their parents. Mr. and Mrs. Nelson C. Xewall. who are also summering here. It is seldom that there is to be found in a summer hotel four gen erations of one family, yet this Is the proud distinction that the Xewall family may claim. Besides Mr. and Mrs. Xelson C. Xewall senior, there is their son and wife Mr. and Mrs. Albert \V. Xewall. his daughter, Mrs. Howard Drummond of Rye, X. Y., and her young daughter, Elizabeth Drummond. This happy family have been having a pleasant reunion, and with their other many relatives who are summering here at their cottages form a delightful party. Mr. and Mrs. E. G. Matlock of Perth. Ont., arrived Thursday last for an outing of two weeks or more. They are friends of Mr. and Mrs. M. A. Meighen, also of this city, who are summering here having arrived over three weeks ago. Mr. and Mrs. Wilson K. Levering and young son, W. K. Levering. Jr., of Baltimore, Md., in company with Miss Louise A. Levering and Miss Louise Cator, also of that famous city of the South, registered Satur day afternoon to spend the remainder of the season here. Mrs. W. K. Levering and the Misses Levering and Cator were among the tourists here last season. They were greatly pleased with the Island and its fine opportunities for boating and fishing. We are glad to see them with us again this season and trust their I outing will be a source of great pleas ure. Mrs. Charles A. Bowles of Spring field. Mass., is here for the season and is accompanied by her daughter. Miss Dorothy, and son. Chester B. Bowles. Mr. Charles A. Bowles is a brother to Samuel Bowles 3rd of Springfield, editor of the Springfield Republican. The Republican edi torially is one of the greatest publi cations in this country and it is with out question the leading dally lp the Bay State. Its mission is always Justice and during its long and hon orable career it has always advocated that which was for the rights of the people. Mrs. Joel B. Harris ot Rutland. Vt.. arrived Thursday last for an extended sojourn. Mrs. Harris is the mother of William A. Harris of Springfield, Mass., who with his wife and delightful family are here for the season at their cottage, also she is the mother of Mrs. William C. Newall and Mrs. Charles A. Bowles, both being here at the house, also Mrs. Frederick Sweeney, of Newton Centre, who Is here at the Lynch cottage with her family. Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Johnson of Hallowell. Me., registered Saturday last to sp^nd a few days here as the guests of Mr. M. J. Mellin of Pitts burg. Pa., who is spending a short outing here. Mr. Johnson conducts a large shoe manufacturing plant In that city. Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Chamberlain with their daughter. Miss Mary and nephew. Harold 8. Hall, and Miss Harriett M. Dillon of Hudson. Mass.. arrived Monday to spend their sum mer outing here. The family were here last summer and had a most pleasant sojourn. Friday they will be joined by Roswell and William Hall and Miss Christine Hall. Mrs. Henry L». Patrick of Hopedal«\ Mass.. and Mrs. LowHl Jordan of West Upton, sisters of Mrs. Chamberlain, sre also expected here at that time. All of the guests are greatly pleased to have this happy fsmlly party here among them. Mr. Chamberlain Is a member of the house Field Day committee and he will certainly be a valuable addition to this hustling or ganization. Misses Slgrld and Hlldar 8. Bloom of Ronton, Mam. registered 8'inday for a two wwki' sojourn These young ladles were her® on the Island laat season and made many friends daring tbelr visit. The Sunday evening praise service conducted by the Rev. D. C. Abbott, pastor of the M. K. church, brought out a large attendance and was of unusual Interest. Rev. Mr. Abbott delivered a short talk which was highly spoken of by all attending. Mr. Alfred Eastman Lunt of Beverly, bass soloist of the First Baptist church In that city, rendered In a fin ished manner. "Now the Day Is Over." Mr. Walter C. Rogers was the accompanist WATCH won OUR •OUVKNIft COITION. THE WOODBINE HOUSE CROWDED WITH SUMMER TOURISTS AND MANY ARE AT THE ANNEX ALSO. Several Washington Parties Are ex* Pected Early Next Week to Re main Until September 1. This popular and homelike boarding house Is having a most successful sea son and In conversation with the writ er. Tuesday. Mrs. Sinnett said she was entertaining more guests at this time than for several years past. Many of the tourists of former years are registered here and next week a large party from Washington, among whom are the Small family. Dr. Ueech and family and Mrs. Florence Miller and son. Allen Miller, are due to ar rive to spend the remainder of the month. • Mrs. Sinnett personally su pervises her house and It is her pur pose to please all who register with her. Mrs. E. Y. Blunt of Brooklyn. N. Y. | and ber daughter. Miss Elite Blunt. I are here at the house since early last month. They are expecting to enter tain many friends during the coming weeks, among whom will be her brother. Mrs. E. E. Cross of Washington. D. C., arrived Wednesday last to spend the remainder of the summer season with us. She was among the tourlst3 here two seasons ago and last year she occupied a cottage here on the island. Misses Jennie and Bessie Stewart of New York City arrived Monday to spend two weeks here. Mr. and Mrs. George Wight of New York City registered here Friday last for a short visit. This is their first visit to Bailey's and they are much pleased with the island. Tuesday they were in Portland seeing the places of interest in that popular city. A. Louise M. Gilbert of Brooklyn. N. Y.. in company with her sister. Ida I. Gilbert, and Miss Mabel H. Despard. both of that city, were among the ar rivals of Wednesday last. The young ladies are enjoying their first outing here and they are so well pleased that they will remain until early In Septem ber. Mrs. E. M. White of Elizabeth, N. J., is summering here since the latter part of July. Monday next she ex pects her sister and nephew who are also to make an extended sojourn here with us. AUCOCISCO HOUSE. MID-SUMMER DAYS PASSING ALL TOO QUICKLY FOR THE GUESTS HERE. Successful Dancing Party Given Last Saturday Evening. Miss Caswell of Phoenixville, Pa., who has been a guest here for sev eral weeks has taken the Johnson cottage for the remainder of tte son. Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Demoss of Cambridge. Mass.. who were also guests at the hotel are domiciled at the Bradford cottage for an extended sojourn. The regular weekly dance took place Saturday evening and was much enjoyed by the young people. Rev. F. A. M. Brown, pastor of the Presbyterian church at New Ha ven. Ct.. with his family, arrived the first of the week to spend the month of August here. Mr. and Mrs. William H. Walsh of New York are expected to arrive on Tuesday, remaining until Septem ber 1st. Others expected are Mr. Martin Tinsley and Miss Tlerman of New York who have engaged rooms here for the remainder of August. Among those returning home were the H. H. Gllkyerson family of Phoe nixvllle. Pa., also left on Thursday. Quite a party attended the Gem Theater, Peaks Island, Saturday eve ning. including Messrs. Hunter, Stone. Oberholtzer, Coyle, Mrs. Munter, Miss Hunter and Miss Oberholtzer. PEAKS ISLAND HOUSE. O. A. R.'S ENJOYED A PLEASANT SOCIAL AND SHORE DINNER. Interesting Jotting* of the Quests. On Saturday evening quite a large party of the D. A. R. society mem bers had a shore dinner at this house and attended the Oem theatre in the evening where the management had courteously placed a box at the dis posal of Mrs. Donald McLean, presi dent general of the national society, who has been a guest of honor of the local society, Elizabeth Wadsworth chapter, during the past week. The boxes for the party were tastefully decorated with American flag*, giv ing a most patriotic and festive air to the occasion. Among those In cluded In the party were Mr. and Mrs. Donald McLean, Miss Bessie McLean. Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Kendall, Mrs. Ralph Kendall. ex-Mayor and Mrs. F. E. Boothby, Mrs. J. Eakin Gadsby. historian of the national society; Mrs. Charles Crelghton of Thomaston. Me., state regent; Mrs. Oeorge LeFavor, Mrs. Newlaod Bishop. Mrs. Oeorge F. Mountfort. Mrs. J. E. Pickett, Mrs. George P. Thomas, Mrs. John E. Palmer. 1st regent of local Elisabeth Wadsworth chapter, aod now honor ary state regent; Mrs. Bewail C. Ripley. Mrs. O. R. Legrow, Mrs. W. O. Clark. Miss A. L. McDonald. Mrs. Rufus Thlbbette, Mr. Frederic Vallle, Miss Julia Vallle, Mrs. John C. Palm er, Mrs. F. C. Hlgglns of Lenox, Mass. Mrs. John Campbell of Boston, a patron of the hotel, has had as a re cent visitor, Miss N. E. Messinger of Boston, for whom several social affair* were given, among theni a sail ing party. On Monday evening last, Mr. Art M. Wellington of Boston, a humorist, gave a pleasing entertainment His Impersonations of well known stage characters were most clever, and for an all round entertainer Mr. Welling ton excells In this special art. Mr. Charles Stanley who has been sojourning here for several weeks with his family, left on Saturday for New York. Joining the Grace George Company which opens at Lyceum Theater. New York. August 12th. Grace George. (Mrs. William A. Bra dy) will star this season In Sardou's play known as "Divorcons." Mrs. Charles Stanley and Miss Viola Stanley will remain at Peaks for some weeks longer. Wllkesbarre. Pa., Is represented by Dr. and Mrs. Lang and children.. Their maid accompanied them. They will remain through August. A number of the guests made up a pleasure party on Thursday. . which included, also, a number of the cot tagers summering at Peaks. A trip was made In Captain Randall's motor boat, the 'Tourist." to Orr's Island where a shore dinner was en Joyed. Among recent arrivals registered here was Mr. Louis Clyne of New York, a prominent Jeweler of that city, who is spending his fourth sea son at this favorite hostelry. BAILEY ISLAND. (Continued from First Page.) ton of Arlington. Mass.. who came Saturday morning for a visit of two weeks. Mrs. M. G. Barber of Fitchburg. Mass.. Mrs. Mary E. Bemis and Mrs. P. K. Comins of Spencer, Mass., re turned to their respective homes yes terday after spending the past two weeks at the Starr cottage. Mr. E. J. Starr and family from Spencer Mass.. arrived yesterday and will oc cupy their summer home for the re mainder of the season. Mr. B. I. Spock of New Haven, Conn., of the law department of the New York. New Haven and Hartford Railroad, is spending a few weeks with friends* on the island. Mr. and Mrs. Elisha Pratt of Rumford Falls, Mr. and Mrs. Horace Irish of Buckfield. Me., Mr. S. C. Pratt of Turner Center, and Miss Clara M. Jones of Rumford Falls will occupy "Clarada." Mr. Pratt's sum mer home for the next three weeks. The party arrived on Friday last, and are yearly visitors to Bailey's. Mr. Elisha Pratt is cashier of the Rumford Falls Trust Co., and Mr. Irish is en gaged in the die and cutting block business at Buckfield. Miss Ida Yetton who has been spending several weeks at the "Rose mont" as the guest of Mrs. R. W. Potter has returned to her home in Lewiston. Rev. and Mrs. John Kimball and three children of Marlboro. N. H., are at the Turner cottage on Summer Hill for the next three weeks with their friends, many of whom come from Turner Center. Mr. Kimball is pastor of the Universalist Church a( Marlboro. N. H.. and is here on his a'nnual vacation. Mr. and Mrs. D. E. Rowell and family of I^ancaster, N. H.. arrived Wednesday last to spend a short out ing of about ten days' duration at the •Periwinkle"' on Mackerel Cove shore. Thursday last Mr. and Mrs. Benja min Benton of the same place were visiting them, and spent a most de lightful day here on the island. Miss Pauline and Jennie Ramsey of Paterson N. J., arrived here on Tuesday of last week to spend a short sojourn at "Sea Breeze" as the guests of Dr. and Mrs. J. A. Rein hart and family, also of Paterson. Mr. and Mrs. George Russ and family of Somerville, Mass., who are here at their cottage "Somervllla," on Mackerel Cove shore, entertained as their guest on Sunday of last week. Miss Ethel Thayer, also of Somerville. who returned home on the following Monday. Mr. Alonzo Russ left Bailey's. Friday to assume his duties at the business house where he is employed. The Sayre family of Philadelphia who are yearly visitors to Bailey's, are on a cruise to Gardiner, Me. The party left on Tuesday morning of last week and expect to be gone about two weeks. Mr. and Mrs. A. V. Sayre and Prof. William L. Sayre are on the trim yawl "Alga" owned by Mr. Albert Willis, and Mr. and Mrs. Louis K. Sayre and son are on the "Eleanor." No doubt a good trip will be had with weather per mitting. Mr. R. W. Potter of Lewlston, ar rived here on Saturday laat to spend part of this week with his family at "Rosemont" on Summer Hill. Miss S. A. Joyce of New York and Miss E. H. Nachard of Philadelphia, Pa., are visiting at W. H. Hall's. Long Island Dr. and Mrs. O. J. Anderson. Miss Bertha Swett and Miss Mabel Smith, all of Westbrook, are guests at the new Ijirrabee cottage, Marrtner'a landing. Mr*. Ben Larrabee was the flrat regular passenger from the new Doughty's Wharf to Portland. Miss Ira Record of Baat Auburn ar rived Saturday and Is now the guest of her grandparenta, Mr. and Mra. Morrell. at the Morrell cottage. Mr. Irrle Curtla la here for a two weeks' visit. Mr. Charlea Curtis spent Sun day here with his family. We are going to hare oar share of Regimental Association reunions here this month. The following hare been announced: Aug. 7, Fourteenth Maine Regiment; Aug. 8, 1-10 2»th Reg. and their An*.; Ang. l»-*4, #Seventh Maine Reg.; Ang. 20. Seventeenth Maine Reg ; Aug. St. Thirtieth Maine Reg.; Ang. 20. Twenty-fifth Maine Reg. The 7th Maine, 14th Maine and the M0-29th Maine all own large buildings here. The Auxiliary of the 1-10-29th Regiment own the large (Continued on Page 8.) THe Ocean View Hotel BAILEY ISLAND. ME. WALTER. D. CRAFTS* Prop* <SL Manager The Ocean View at it's name Indicate* commands a wide and (weeping ▼lew of Bailey'a Island shores. Only three minntes walk to the steamboat wharf and the fine sand beach at the head of Mackerel Cove. Large airy rooms. Beds with hair mattresses. Oar table la unequalled, lobster and sea fish In abundance. Excellent service. Everything first claas. Four room bath bonse free to gnests. Bathing suits to let. Long distance telephone in hotel. Circulars with rates on application. Hotel open all the year aronnd. Spe cial rates to winter tourists. L. M. YORK Bailey's Island, Maine. Caseo Bay's Leadisg General Store, You will find every thing here that is sup plied from a first class grocery and provision store. Fresh invoices of Meat, Fo*l, Game, Provisions and Fruit re ceived daily. Oar prices are low. considering the quality of goods received. We carry Hardware, Paints. Oils Etc. Hardwod for open fireplaces a specialty. Dry Gocds, Boots. Shoe«, Rubbers and fishermen's supplies. Our teams visit all parts cf the island. Pablic telephone station. House lots for sa'e. Excellent Sites. WOODBINE AND COTTAGE. BAILEY'S ISLAND. MAINE. Mrs. Humphreys. Sinnott, Proprietor. An Ideal Summer Home with a uble that is supplied with the best oo the market. Fish, Clams, Lobsters, etc. Fine bathing and baatiug privileges. Beach only one minutes' walk from the house. Open from June to October. Rates on application. Dinners a specialty CHARLES S. THOMAS Carpenter and Builder Sailey'alalancl, Me. Estimates cheerfully given on all kinds of building and repairing. All work under my personal supervision. JAMES G. STETSON. Bailey's Island See Cream Parlor. Our Ice Cream U made from pur* dairy crotm and selected crushed fruit. Delivered in bricks by quart or ration. Stetson's famous caramels arc made on the premises daily and are for sal* by all the leadirur stores in the bay. No finer candy mad*> Finest line of Confectionery. Fruit. NutV etc. Try our cool soda, all fruit syrups We ar* the exclusive arents for the Casco Bay Breeze, orders taken her*. Pap«rs. Magazines. Souvenir Postals. Novelties. Etc- Our team calls for and delivers orders. ROBINHOOD INN. BAILEY ISLAND. Miss J. E. Massty, Prop. Th« most delightful tnd exclusive spot on the island. Situated on th« cut end tn full view of th« ocean. Beautiful pine groves and walks around the house. The house is mod em in every respect, toilets, hatha and sew ersce. Rates and circulars on application. Siatlit Aim, Bailiy's Islntf, Me. Mrs. Chester Sinnett, Prop. Idaal lodrlini hMM with Una. Urc*. airy room*, commanding • An* rl*w of tK« ocaan. Rataa $2 <*) to M.00 par waak. according to loca tion of am*. Board can ba had at tha Sfuid* Cottaga adjoining tha Annas. Sea our roocnt bafora engaging elaawhara. DAVID P. SINNETT, But MMw, Mill, Ml. Motor and pleasure boat# of all kinds made to order. We have oar own private wharf at Mackeral Core Boats to let by the day, week or season. Wbarf privileges at rea sonable charges. Black, White and Brown. Good wearing tennis at low prloee. Men'a Ladle*', Boys', Youths' and Children's. Beet White Sole Oood-year Tennis, High and Low Cot. Agente for the famous Terhane Shoe for Men. Grmnlt* Sprint Din in* Roam. Sranite Sprint Hotel and Casino LOtt ISLAM Largest Hotel on tba Bay. Oil ud •▼•ry accommodation. Mineral Spring Water. Ratee on application. Open Jane 16 to Sapt. 15. Sbora dinners ft •paclallty. PRESCRIPTIONS. Are a special feature of this Drue Store. We are splendidly equipped for the careful compound ing of Difficult Prescriptions and are never at a loss to properly handle them. BROWN & TURNER, APOTHECARIES, 501 Congress Street, Porttend, Maine.