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SEMI-WEEKL BANNEE TUESDAT, DEOEMBER 18, 1894.
air. II. N. Parlchurat Barre, Vermont. Gould Not See to Read Inflammation in the Eyes A Buslncss Man Curcd by Hood's Perfect Eyeslght Rostorod. Itcad the lettcr ot Jlr. II. N. Parkhurst. a dealer In cranlte and m.niufacturer o granlta nouumcnta at Barre, Vt.: "C. I. IIooil & Co., Lowell. Mass.: "Last wilder I was taken witli scrofulous sore cyes. I was totally bllnd In ono eye and the otUer was so badly affected tliat I Could Not Soo to read or wrlte. Jly cyes palned me very much for Uirco or four liumllis, and for about threo weeki before I went to Burlington for treatment, the paln wns liardly endurable. On my return frnni r.urlliiKton iu Aprll last, 1 could not see any lictter than liefore 1 lcft home. At this ttiiu-1 coinmeni'eil to tako Hood's Sarsapa rilla and liavc now takcn two bottles. I Can Now Soo ns well as bcfore the affllctlon ; can sce to read mid carry on my husiuess, that of a manufac turer of granlto niomiinents, without the ald of glasses. AVhen I left the doctor's caro I could liardly bcar the light on my eyes, and had to ba SarsapariBSa very carefnl whcn out on the street alono. IL.od's Sarsaparilla has purlfled my blood and been the means of restoring my eyeslght. It hasalso helped me ln other ways. I am not now trouhled wlth constlpatlon, my dlgestlon ls better and I fcel liko a new man." II. N. 1'AltKiiuitsT, Ilarre, Vermont. 'Hood's Pills aro purcly vcgetable, and do notpurge. palnorgrlpe. Sold by all druggists. ALL WHO CULTIVATE FRUSTS -FLOWERS ECETABLES For Pleasure or Prof it, Rhould sco that tho Jotirnal thcy subscrlbe' to is the bcst and most rciiablo authority obtainable. STANDS FOREMOST IN THE LIST. It deals pract lcally with f ruits and vcgetables, trees, shrubs and flowers, nnd covers the ficld of borticulturo systcmatically and thoroughly. It lllustrates and dcscrlbes methods of cultiva tion,improved varietlesand labor-taving devlces. It is, without doubt, Tfie Paperforthe People! $1.00 a Tcar (5i numbers). Specimcn copy nnd (iO-pago cataloguo of horticultural books FREE on application. American Gardening, 1 70 Fulton St,, N.Y, Ilcst quailty I'hlcago llocf: also, Fresh ai.d Rnlt Meati of evcry diseripuon; l'onltrv, Ege Fruit and Vcgetables. Bought for cash and sold e ioni'ilc. A. O. Sweet, Proprietor- AD VSN liLOCIC 108 SOUTH ST. ST.LAWHEWCO CQIIWTY Spruce and Hemlock $2 Per 1,000. ciuiyuui Ilas added a new and elcgant COACH AND BAGGAGE WAGON Which will attend to all orders lcft nt tho hotel ofllce for any part of tlic village, to convcy Passengers&Baggage To and from thc Rallroad Station. PROMPT SERVICE GUANANTEEO L. C0LUNS, 63tt Valuable Prizes for Children. Are civen nwav by "OUn LITTLE ONES AND m.tl. VltD(.I) !IVI - a clrl's tricy le and a hobby hnrse for tho pret- and eilucallve In ltself, and tlie magazlne ls tbe I1RST KKADINO FOK YOUNU 1'EOPLK All cca fiijoy lt llvely stories. roems, artlcles and illustratiuin, and it Is tho only magazlne wmcu TCXACTLY SUITS UIIILDIIEN from four to len. The publlc tubonli of Iloston and otlier oilies liave niiopted it for supplenien tary reading, and help In otlier hludies Tliero la NO 1IKTTEK 01IKIST3IAS PIIKSKNT ...! ltn fnH 1HnK CDn.l tf nAir nn.l receive Novembcr and Pecembcr ef 01 frro. l,tO wi MEAT MARKET. SHiNGLES, per year duiiuc wi.j iu, .w.i. dvo.iij.. Russell Pub. Co. 51 Summer St. BOSTON, MASS. CU7 IN THE LOCAL FIELD. Bennington Contro. Tho intolligonco has boen retfoivcdhoro rccently of the dcath of Julia DouRlass Fay Waldonburg of Urooklyn, N. Y. Mrs. Walaenburff will bo remomborcd as tho authoress of tho famous poom "Tho Bat tlo of Bennington." Sho was a daughtor of Gco. Fay and nrand datightcr of IIo man Fay of UenninRton, and was a lineal dcsccndant of Landlord Fay of tho old CaUmount Tavorn. Johu Toroy ontho "flats" north of tho monumont, has crcctcd alargo ico liouso aidin company with Mr. Hawkins of Shaftsbury, will supply tlns placo with a flno quality of ico auothor summor. Claronco C. Sibloy, son of Ilon. Tar raut Sibley, who is iu businoss in New Tork, is spcnding a fow days witU his parcnts here. Wm. Ilon, who purcbased the Nicholcs Snydor placo in the "west part," is to orccta now liouso. Kussolt & March havo beon drawing tholumber. Dicd in New York City, Dec. 0th, Georgo Absalom Potcrs, son of Dr. Ab salom Poteis, who vas forraorly pastor of tho Old First Church in Bennington Ccutrc. IIo was born hcro whilo his fa ther was pastor, aud in his youngor days attcnded school at tho old Seminary. North Bennington. Tho monoy for a piano lor tho Congro gational Suntlay school is nearly all sub scribcd, and a committco cotisisting of II. T. Cushmau and wifo, and Mrs. II. C. White has been appoiuted to selcct and purchnso ono. Itoger Peck, a stmlont at Saxton's Hiv cr Acadcmy, is ono of tho first of our young pcoplo attending school out of town to return for the holiday vneation.' AVillio Wilcox, who is now following his ctnployment as draughtsman in tho olBco of F. Kcott, is warmly congratulat- ed on so completo a recovory from his latoaccidcnt. Hev. W. A. Uushco of Wallingford, in oxnhango witli Kov. C. II. Peck, gavo two good sermons on Sunday last. Tho annual Festival and Fair of tho ladics' of tho Congroifational church aad congregation, will ho held in tho p.irlors of tho church 011 Friday ovening of this week. A turkey and ulnckcn pio supper will he sprcad at bix o'clook, and tho usual fancy tablo with artieles suita ble for Christmas gif'.s and for tho beau tifyingoftho home, will call for iis shaio of iiatronagc. Tho J. G. McCullough iiro company recontly organized is m a Uourishing condition and havo evidontly como to stay. Thcy alrcady havo a list of over fifty mpmbcr in good standing, besides an honorary list of fiftecn porioiis, amoni: tho latter wo notice tho names of J. G. JlcCullough, llov. Ph. LaChance, Sam'l 15. Ilall, II. T. Cushmau, W. G. Shaw, C. II. Iloughton and othcrs. Tho com pany announcc a fireman's ball to bo givenat Hank Hall tho 2Sth inst., which 110 donbt will bo well patronizcd as tho procccds aro to be devotcd to tho noies sities of tho campany Shaftsbury. Androw Oatman has gono to Connecti cut and Now York for a visiting trip. Tho ladics will not hold thcir fair this wcck on account of tho cntertiinment but will civo further notice later. East Arlington. JI. C. Barton of Shaftsbury, and his brother W. II. Barton of lowa, visited tneir sistur, Mrs. M. L. Davis on Satur- day, last. Tho hcalth of Myron Barton, who has bcen on tho sick list for somo time, is much iniprovcd. Many aro now visiting Spclman's storc as the now stock of Christmas goods is very attractive. Tho conccrt in the other villago isquito well spokcn of by thoso who attcnded from "this side." Thcro is to bo an olocutionary entcr- tainmcntin tho Methodist church on Jionday cycning by Miss Ethelynd Gould. Thoy aro soon to havo tho electric light restored at Ilalo's shop. It has beon much misscd in tho community. Tho children of the Congrcgational Sabbath school aro practiciug Christmas excrcises for ncxt Monday ovening. Wo have bcen told that tho Methodist peoplo havo a Christmas trco at tho church on Tuesday ovening, but Ihis is notofllcially anuounccd. Pownal. A sorics of nicctiugs will bcgin at tho Baptist church, Deccmbor 30th, conduct od by Evangolist Itcv. W. II. Ilurlbutt of Ohio. A cordial invitation is cxtcnd- cd to all Christian wOrkors. Mrs. G. T. Parker is couflned to her homo by illnoss. Mrs. C. II. Barbor visstcd last weok in East Albany, N. Y. A Christmas ontortainmont is undcr progross by tho Methodist Sunday school. Tho music is undcr tho direc- tion of F. E. Lewis. Mrs. E. C. Barbcr of East Albany, N. COUGHED DAY AND NIGHT. Tliree years ago, I iros io elclc I could not cat, ileep or walk, for I coughed all dar and nl(tht, mr -welrht was rcduccd from 160 to 127 pounds. Tho Uret nlght that 1 glcpt four houra at one tlme, irat after I had taken threo doaes of Dr. Flerce'a Golden Medical DIscov ery. Tho offeneive tnat- ter eipcctoratea itcw lefls everr dar and rben I had taken tho -wbole of one bottle I llUt. I F. COATES. couM gleep aU fht wlthbut coughlnir, and have been well erer smceftnaweiKni.Mpounas. Jlrs- LOUISE P. COATES, Jtlvthtbournc, Kingt Co., N.Y. Guar- antecs z nn MONEV nETtlRNED. In Bovcre Couchs, Broncblal, Throat and Lung Diseases, Astnma, Bcrofula in very form, and even tho Scrofulous affoction ot tho lungs that's callod Consumption, in all 118 Caruor stagua, tuu uumwi j uuiuu. Y., spcnt Friday with Mr. and Mrs. Win. nio Gardnor. J. W. Ilalev of. East Wostmoreland. made a flying visit to'Pownal on Tues day of last weok. A Christmas tree is ccntcmplatcd for tho children of tho Baptist Sunday school. , A. II. Potter is attending Decombor court in Bennington as a juryman. Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Masou havo re- turned from thcir Wostern trip. IVcnt Arlluston. lllcla'ed Itcran. Wo omitted to noto tho visit of Mr. S. Marsham and sister, Tbanksgiving time, to his daughtcr, Mrs. II. 1 Eaton. Mr. Marsham's visits aro raro, but ho usually manages to pass ThanksKiving in town. Mrs. Frank Grout of Stratton, accom- panied by Mrs. Dunlap of East Arlington, woro gnests of IT. G. Buck and family. ono day last week. W. B. Andorsou, of Manchester, was in town ono day last weok. Mrs. II. G. Buck was in Kutland, sov- eral days last week. Gco. McCollom and sister of Soir.cr- yillo, Mass., wcrogucsts at II. G. Buck's, rccently. Thcir father, Hov. J. C. Mc Collom, was for many yoars tho holoved pastor of tho Congrcgational church in East Arlington, oftcn supplying tho pul pit in Bothsaida Chapcl, died in 1SS3 and tho young pcoplo catno at this timo with tho rcmains of their dovoted motlier, which wero laid to rest besido her hus band, in Evei green comctory. They hao tho sympathy of many frionds in their bcreavemcnt. Tho snow which, howovcr, was scarco- ly cnough to warrant tho gcnor.-tl uso of sleighs, is nearly gono. Miss Kato Shermau, of West Itupcrt, ias bcen hircd to teach the school on tho "Green" this wintcr, and coinmcnced Monday. Mrs. C. A. Derrick, who has bcen ill scvcral wecks, though not yot well, is somowhat iniprovcd sinco our last refer cnco. Miss Fannio Ilaski.n, rccently passsd a day in Albany, N. Y., shopping; and Miss Emily.Benedict in Troy, N. Y. Hooslck. N. Y. Mr. and Mrs. Cobra Quackcnbush and daughter Florence sail for England and Francc, to bo absent for about threo mnnths. Mrs. James Ilughcs has returned from Gloversville, whero sho went to sco hcr daughtcr, who has been very ill. James Huglies and family havo rc cently moved into tho "Lodgo" at tho entranco of Cobra Quackcnbush's rcsi denco. Irvin Aldcrman is very ill with scarlet fovor at Edward McKeon's. Tho liouso is qu trantincd. hutlicr Grovor has just niovcd into tho liouso vacatcd by Bcnjamin Hoag, who has scttlcd for tho time being atlloosiok Falls. Mits Kato Brown of Bennington was in town last week. Mr. and Mrs. Gower of Amstordam aro visiting thcir soa, N. W. Gowcr. Mrs. Kev. II. L. Jfarvin has returned from Woodbury, N. J., wlioro sho has been for soveral wceks to visit hcr par ents. Becembor 2nd thcro camo a child to brighten tho houschold of Mr. and Mrs, lohn A. Picrco. Tlicrmometcr rcgistcrcd 70 hcro Sat urday. Veritably a spring day. Thcro will bo a New England suppcr. Dccember 10th, at tho Baptist church Piocccds for church jiurposes. Tho jury in the caso of A. A. Brimmcr vs. Waltor Sinith for stock trcspassing, brought iu a verdict of "no causo of ac- tion." Tho caso was tried .it tho town rooms, Hoosick Falls, on Thursday, bo foro Justico Caliill. North IlouNlcK, IS. V. William Johnson and family wero plcasantly surprised Thursday ovening by a large numbcr of frieuds, tho occa- sion bcing I f irthday of Mr. Johnson. IIo was tlrt et d witli au easy chair, A very enjoyoio evoning was spent. Extensivo proparations aro being mado for a Christmas trco for tho church and Sunday school. NEWS AND NOTES. Tho Michigan plau is bccqming very popular. It consists in sending ono Dom ocrat to the Stato Lcgislatitro. South Dakota is tho latcst Stato to abopt it. They aro laughingat a now Congrcss. man olcctcd in Ohio who sont this dis patch to tho Fourth Assistant Postmaster Gcneral: "Stop all appoiutmcnts in this district until I can seo you. I am clcct cd." Buthore:i ly entertains a viow of his dutics no duicrcnt from that on which most older Congressmou act. Spriugflcld Kepublican. Congrcss has ono imperativo duty to perform, tho appointmcntof a committeo to invcstigato tho awful chargo that Mr. Thurbor was guilty of using profauity on election night. Tliero secms to havo beon a little misunderstanding about tho Grcsham Prcsidcntial boom. It was not for tho Presidoncy of tho United States, but of llawaii. Ilannibal and Aloxandor will proba- bly bo sorvcd up by tho magazines as soon as tho Napolconio rcvival is ovor, no thcir fricnds will do woll to bo propared. Tho turkoy that has beon shaking liauds with himsclf for cscaping tho Thanksgiviug tablo is now brought faco to faco with tho approacli of Christmas day. If Mr. Clovcland is afraid to etay in tho Whito liouso without a soatry box, why docsn't ho hiro a Bubstittito? Tho sorviccs of Mr. D. B. Ilill could bo ob taincd at a vory small salary. Mr. William C. P. Brcckinridgo of Kentucky, would grcatly obligo tho citi zen body of tho Unltcd States by kcep- ing in tho scattorlng coluran during tho romainder of this Congrcss. for Infants IOTHERS, Do liateman 8 Drops, Qodfrey a Cordial, many BO-callod Soothlng Syrups, and most rcmedies for children aro composcd of oplum or morphlne f Po Yon Know that oplum and morphlno aro Btupefylng narcotlc polsons T P" Yon Know that In most countries druggists aro not permitted to Bell narcotlca without labellng thcin polsons J Po Yon Know that you Ehould not pcrmlt nny mcdlclno to bo glvcn your chlld unless you or your physlclan know of what lt Is composed f Do Yon Know that Castorla Is a purely vegetablo preporatlon, and that a list of Ito lngredlents Is publlshed with cvery bottlo f Po Yon Know that Castorla Is tho prescriptlon of tho famous Dr. Samucl ntcher. That lt has been ln uso for nearly thlrty ycara, and that moro Castorla la now sold than of aU other rcmedies for children comblned ? Po Yon Know that tho Patent OITlco pcpartment of tho Unltcd States, nnd of other coantrles, havo Issued cxcluslvo rlght to Dr. Ktcher and his asslgns to uso tho word " Castorla " and lts formula, and that to Imltato thcm ls a stato prison olTenso f Po Yon Know tbat ono of tho rcasons for grantlng this government protectlonwaa bccausa Castorla had been proven to bo aosolutoly Iiarmloss? Po Yon Know that 35 avorogo dcses of Castorla aro furnishcd for 35 oonts, or ono ccnt a doso f Po Yon Know that when possessed of this perfect preporation, your children may bo kept well, and that you may havo unbroken rest J 'Woll, thaso tMnga are worth knowing. They aro facta. Tho frtc-simllo nirtnatiiro Children Cry for Pitcher's Castoria 1854. ISURAMCE, FIRE, ACCIDENT, PLATE QLASS AND STEA BOILER. 459 Hil Sl reel, A WIHTER'S ENTERTAlNiflENT ! Great ue FOR LITTLE MONEY. THE a twentypngo Journnl. i thc lcadlnir Republloan (amily papcr of tho United States. 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