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owned by the Rev. Jehtel Hendee,
father of the distinguished lawyer
and statesman ex-Gov. George W.
Hendee, to whose silvery voice you
will soon have the pleasure of listen
ing. The Rev. Mr. Hendee was a
clergyman of the Christian denomi
nation, and, as I understand, the
paper published by him was not de
voted to general news but to the dis
semination of views of that sect of
religionists. It was a modest sheet
and compared with the bed blanket
publications of to-day would not be
imposing. Perhaps the good seed
sown by it may have helped to pro
duce the pervasion of Christian spirit
which is so rife in this community.
It was called the Christian Summary.
I do not propose to say much of
the lawyers who have appeared in
this town, but I wish to speak of the
first two. The first lawyer who came
to live and practice in this town was
Augustus Young. He came in 1812
or '13. He was a young man of
good talent and an excellent scholar,
though perhaps not overstocked with
vim and ready action. He remained
here but about two years and then
removed to Orleans county in this
State, where he was twice elected to
Congress, a Representative. He
afterwards removed to Johnson in
this county where he continued
practice and published a book en
titled "Unity of Purpose," of which
he was the author. Its composition
showed him to be a man familiar
with the learning of the schools, but
how sound his reasoning and conclu
sions were I was not prepared to
judge, as I found it difficult to under
stand him. He boldly attacked some
of the favorite doctrines of the old
philosophers, among them .Kepler,
and seemed to think he had swept
them all away. Before the expiration
of another hundred years this book
may be brought to light and the full
discovery made that Young was right.
Connected with Mr. Young s prac
tice in this town there is an anecdote
which considerably amused me when
told by an early settler. One Elias
Kingsley who lived on what is called
West Hill, lost a sheep, perhaps the
only one he had. There was found
on the premises of a neighbor, An
drew Luce, a sheep's head which
Kingsley thought came off of his lost
sheep, lie employed oung to com
mence a suit against Luce. Luce
employed Judge R. G. Buckley of
Waterbury to defend. Young became
a little nervous about the case and
induced his client to engage Judge
Carpenter, also ot Waterbury, to
assist. On trial one Samuel Robin
son swore that he had often seen
Kingsley's sheep and noticed he had
a peculiar shaped nose, very large
and Roman in form, like the one
. found and produced on trial. Judge
Bulkley had an extraordinary devel
opment of nasal souse, a huge nose.
In his argument he insisted that it
was a very singular and unsatisfacto
ry way to prove the identity of a
sheep by the shape and size of his
nose after death. Replying to this
argument Judge Carpenter claimed
- there was nothing singular or unsatis
factory about it ; that he could swear
to the identity of his brother Bulkley
by his nose if he had been dead six
Aconsiderablecrowd werepresentto witness
the sport end the joke creuted the most
bursting jollity. In those days the best
blackguard won his cases in the lower courts
and Kingsley triumphed, probably without
right. Soon after Young left Mr. Wm. Hich
ardson came to supply his place. He mar
ried a daughter ot Nathaniel Butts, before
named, by whom he had fivecbildren. When
the business of his profession did not take
all his time he worked on farms. About 1820
he went to Burlington on some buxiness and
it Iwas ascertained that he crossed Lake
; Champlain. He never returned and none of
bis friends ever obtained any trace of him.
"Whether he fell a victim to sudden, fatal dis
ease or "fell among thieves," or like Kuoch
t tf old, was deemed worthy to be translated,
may not be known till Heaven's jewels are
counted up. There may some in this
assemblage who like a hunting story. Out
ol three or four good ones they have a right
to one or two. G v. Butler, who was fond
of taking large game, came out from Water
bury one day in 1800 and killed a large
moose not many rods from the present resi
dence ol Alvin Wilkins. In the winter of
1805 0. Tames Wilkins, Uriah Wilkins, Ezra
Wilkins and Ephrnim Horn were on the hog
back Mountain hunting deer, then considera
ble plenty there. When in the vicinity of
"Hull's brook"in the town of Worcester they
discovered that a moose had panned. They
- were all natural hunters, and when they saw
the great tracks their blood was up, and thev
' could hardly restrain themselves from start
ing off like hounds just let loose from the
They finally held a hunter's council. It
' was late in the day; their rations were near
ly exhausted. So three of the party com-
. menced preparations for camping, and Uriah
Wilkins came home, a distance probably of
a dozen miles, for supplies of food. As soon
as practicable it was prepared and, without
a moment's sleep, he immediately started
back.' In the morning the camping party
commenced the pursuit of the moose with
their dogs, which soon overtook the moose;
but often he turned back and kept them at
bay and then passed on again. These stops
gave the hunters time to come up and the
moose was overtaken by them near night in
the town of Calais. When they first saw him
he was on a side hill and by bis fearfully pow
erful demonstrations was keeping the dogs
at a respectful distance. As the moose turned
with his head towards the party, when he
first discovered tbem, Horn aimed a bullet at
the middle of his forehead. At the discharge
of the gun the moose fell to t he ground but
immediately rose again. Thereupon Ezra
Wilkins fired his gun and happened to cut
the jugular vein. So then the moose soon
, bled to death. When they skinned him they
found Horn's bullet was well aimed, but it
. did not penetrate the skull. The moose was
the largest one ever killed in this part of the
State. Uriah Wilkins overtook the party
about midnight on the day they killed the
. moose. They returned by way of Montpelier,
bringing the meat and skin on a sled.
I will omit the particulars of a very excit-
: ing hunt for a large gray wolf, in which most
, of the men and grown up boys of the town
participated. But we have the greatest bear
- story that the world can produce, very in
telligent, full readers of that kind of lore
have often so said. The full particulars are
given in an article published in the Lamoille
Newsdealer in April, lmis, and more recent
ly in the Mirror and Farmer. I do not intend
to aire them here. We have all read or heard
of old Gen. 1'utna n' g"i'i into a ' and
'looting a wolf, when tbe dogs would not
enter. Well, that wns baby performance
onipnred with our gre.it bear hunt, which
took place 43 yearn ago thee-suing winter.
everything about u in greai. i ue noni was
also on Mansfield Mountain. I he bears.
tbre of them, were driven into a corridor
corner on that' mountain and after a fierce
Hunt with them there, two were driven into
ne rave and one into another. The cave, a
deep one, was several time entered by one ol
the hunters with great difficulty, and tbe
bears, two of them, were shot by him aud one
bv one dratrired from the cave with such as
sistance as tbe two others could render. They
weighed about iiOU pounds each and were
brought off of the mountain that night, a
distance of four wiles.
Allusion to the military history of Stowe
in the war of 1812 at I'luttsliurgh is not
made on account of nnv brilliant performance
of its men in the Held of battle, but to show
the kind of stuff tbe early settlers were made
of tlieir pluck and their constant and in
dotnitutile perseverance and endurance under
adverse drcuniBtuncH and great difficulties.
When the battle of I'litttsburgh took place
there were two companies in town called
the "Light Infantry and he "Hoodwooil.
Besides these there were a few men who be-
lonued to a company in Washington county
called the "Light Horse." The British canio
into I Idttsburirh on freemen meeting day.
Cannonnding was hentd he'e the next day.
At night news cume of the condition ol
things at riuttsburgh and tbe adjacent
country. The citizens of htowe were moused.
1 lie night wus dark, the nun tell in torrents
and the roads were very muddy. No military
officers attempted to call out any man or ex
ercise any control over them. However, a
portion of ull the companies and some that
belonged to no company, to the number of
SO men, got together about midnight, and
with no rations, guns or ammunition, and
some of them poorly clothed and some scarce
ly shod at all, started for Waterbury over
a halt made muddy road through tbe
dense woods which enclosed it nearly all the
way, with the rain desecending as for a
freshet upon their half protected bodies. They
reached Waterbury at about daylight and
there found portions of companies from
Montpelier and other towns gathered on a
piece of ground in a kind of parade, and Col.
John was making a speech to them. The
Stowe men joined the throng and by Col.
Peck's advice they proceeded to Burlington
without observing any particular order, ob
taining small quantities of food in houses as
they parsed. At that time a man by the
name of Eldridge kept a hotel some three
miles out of Burlington. Tbe men asked
permission to rest their tired limbs on his
premises that night. He refused leave but
disregarding that they filled bis barns and
sheds with lodgers. In the morning some of
the Stowe men found that a Hock of turkies
had occupied a higher position through tbe
night than they had.
In the morning they gathered in parade
near the college in Burlington, when Col.
Peck made another speech, in which he signi
fied his purpose to cross the lake to Pitts
burgh, but declined to advise others to go or
not go. To ascertain who was disposed to
go with him he requested thatthemenshould
form a liue and when he pronounced the
word "march," those who declined to go
should step three paces to the rear. More
thnn one-half reinuined firm in their position.
At this time there were at Burlington 150
men from Stowe. Some started later in the
night thnn the first squad and some the next
duy. The Stowe men all submitted to the
command of the Captain of thelight inlantry
company. They drew their rations, procured
some beef and pork and a large kettle in
which to boil their meat, but before it was
half cooked the drum called them to the
wharf to be ready for crossing. In great
confusion they strung the half cooked meat
in bugs upon their shoulders and ns they
went the grease rnn down their backs and
dropped on their heels. Large loaves of
breud were carried by tnrusting a eticK
through them and shouldoring them. As
they went they drew their guns. Friday
about sun down as many as could be taken
went abourd the open top sail boat, which,
when viewed a little distance from the shore
looked like a sheep yard. After about two
hours sailing the boat was becalmed and ue
gau to leak. To make any progress the men
were called upon by turns to bail and row all
night. About daybreak they reached Ketch-
urns Landing in Peru, not deeming it pru
dent to go direct to Pittsburgh. Forty men
from Stowe crossed in the boat. More came
over Saturday and Sunday following. The
main battle was fought and the British de
feated on Sunday. The men from Stowe
were not engaged in action but they were in
situations of danger and among tbe flying
bombs and bullets. None were killed or se
riously wounded.
The record of Stowe in the war to put
down the rebellion m thought to b highly
creditable. All the calls of the government
for soldiers were pfomptly met, and at tbe
close ot the war .stowe had a credit reckoned
in years, and including 13 men who enlisted
for three years in tbe regular army, of 87
years. Ot the men who weut forth from
Stowe to take part in that terrible stuggle it
may be said with entire truth that no braver
am ever faced the perils of war. Their valor
fully sustained the glorious reputation of
the Green Mountain Boys. One ot fetowe's
boys who enlisted at the age of 18 and served
nearly four years, carried the colors of his
regiment and at the battle of Petersburgh
pluced them on the enemy's breastworks. In
recognition of which and his unflinching dis
charge of duty he was promoted to a first
lieutenantcy. This is bnt a single instance.
An examination ot the very able and com
plete report and record ot Hon.Hobt. Savage
included in the history of Stowe will bIiow
that it is almost invidious to single out any
particular Stowe soldier. 1 am happy
to assure the people of Stowe that provision
has been made for rescuing the Btory of these
noble lives from time's oblivious obscuration
and to perpetuate their name and lame to
the latest posterity.
1 had contemplated a few words on the
natural advantages of Stowe as a residence,
but I am reminded that I havealready taken
time that belongs to others, and I abruptly
(Other Addresses, 4c, on Pages 6 and 7.)
Mrs. Whitney of Lowell, Mass., is making a
visit here.
Painting is in progress at the West Hill
school house.
Mi-s Mary Butts of Chicago, is visiting
friends in town.-
Rev. A.N. Woodruff and wife of Jericho
were in town last week.
Joseph Hodge of Mass., an old resident of
Stowe, is spending a few days here.
Extra copies of this issue may be obtained
at tbe Post-office, at 5 cents each. Call early
Mr. and Mrs. Alden of Battle Creek. Mich
after 43 years absence, have returned here
on a visit.
Mr. and Mrs. S. M. Safford of Cambridge,
and Mr. and Mrs. George Green of Ohio, are
visiting m town.
The house of Henry Sargent was entered
during their absence on Wednesday evening
ot last week; lood waB taken and things gen
erany mixed up.
The Indies of Unity church will hold a circle
at the log house Thursday p. m. August 10,
A picnic, supper at tne restaurant. All are
cordially invited.
Union missionary services were held at the
Cong I church on Sunday evening. Rev. G,
H. Krikorion, a native of Turkey, spoke on
missionary worn.
It is requested that all those interebted in
the We-t Branch cemetery will please come
Aug. 21 and 25, to aid in fixing tbe roads
and lots in such manner as thought best.
Mrs. T. S. Hawkins, Chattanooga, Tenn
says, Shiloh B Vitalizer 'saved my life.
consider it the best remedy for a debilitated
system I ever used." For Dyspepsia, Liver
or Kidney trouble it excel?. Price 75 cts
For sub by H. J. Dwinell
Mrs. J. B. Kidder was in town last Wednes
day. Mrs. Rice from N. Y.. is a gueat at Mrs.
Elwood '.
Dr. Puge has opened bis office and com
menced practice.
Mrs. Had ley is stopping with her daughter,
Mrs. D. 8. Scott.
Dr. and Mrs. Allen spent two days in Bur
lington last week.
Miss May was the guest of her friend, Mary
Leland, last week.
Miss Sophia Cowlew is spending some time
with friends in Charleston.
Mrs. William Stewart has gone to Burling
ton for medical treatment.
Mr. and Mrs. 1). S. Davison of Montreal,
are guests at J. A. Andrews'.
Samuel Eldridge's father from Elmore,
spent a few days with bim last week.
Dea. James Holmes and daughter Jennie,
are visiting friends in N. II. and Mass.
Mrs. Chesley Hartwell arrived at. her fath
er's, George Buck's, Thursday evening.
E. E. Holmes had the misfortune to dislo
cate his shoulder while riding his wheel from
Mr. and Mrs. Chamberlain and Mr. and
Mrs. Day from Jay, were guests of their sis
ter. Mrs. Fred Prindle, last week.
Charles H. Bradley Supt. of the boys' school
at Thompson's Isltind, Mass , with his fumi
ly, is visiting his father, U. H. Bradley.
Mrs. W. H. Hadlev who has spent nearly a
year in Chicago, returned to town last week
to spend some time with her friends here.
Democratic caucus at the office of G. E.
Monteith Saturday eve, Aug. 18, to nominate
a town representative and a justice ticket.
The urn rr in go of Frank H. Waterman to
Miss Maude U. Adams of Minneapolis Minn.,
is announced to take place Aug. 21st. Con
gratulations from his many friends.
There will be a Republican caucus at town
hall Saturday, August 18 at 8 o'clock, to
nominate candidates for town representative
and justices of tho peace. Per order of town
The G. A. R. and W. R.C.held their regular
meeting at Geo. Whiting's last Saturday p.
m., with a picnic supper. Next picnic in two
weeks at James Kneelnnd's at 10 a. in., Aug.
All members and friends of the order
are invited.
Mrs Samuel Smith is quite sick.
The Henry Ward that has created such a
sensation in town, and was married August
is not Henry C. Ward of East Johnson,
now in Shorebam) but Henry L. Ward, for
merly of Winooski.
Miss Cordia Brown is visiting friends in
J. B. Wilbur of Underbill, was in town one
day last week.
O. D. Rogers of St. Johnsbury, was in town
the past week.
Mr. and Mrs. Luke Potter are visiting
lnends in N . 11.
Mrs. Florence Heminway has gone to
W orcester, Mass.
John Dewing, wife and daughter, of Berk
shire, were recently visiting here.
Thomas Vance has opened a harness ehon
in one ot ueorge Munn e buildings.
Elmer Leach has bought the house oppo
site, the post-office of Mark Stevens.
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Mann and daughter
of 1 roy, were m town the past week.
Mrs. Thomas Kelley of Manchester, N. H.'
is the guest of her aunt, Mrs. Betsey Fletcher
Mart in Willey and daughter of Waterbury.
were the gueBts ol his brother Robert recently
Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Page of Bristol, were
the guests of the Parker House the past
Elmer Miller and George Manuel of Rich-
ford, were the guests of Heman Miller over
Sunday. .
Beman Vance is stopping a few weeks at
Sutton, P. I., looking after his farm and oth
er mieresis mere.
Mr. and Mrs. fc. H. Shattuck. Mr. and Mrs
A. L. Laraway, J. V. Stevens and Miss Anna
Smilie are stopping for two weeks at Peak's
A series of revival meetings will beein at
Union church this week under the leadership
of two young ladies trom St. Johnsburv,
rreacmng at tne usual nour ounaay.
O. D. Bacon is getting material ready for a
boat Douse.
W. B. Harris has failed considerably durinir
the past, weeit.
Mrs. Thomas Pilburn is very ill and under
the doctor b care.
Misses Flora and Clara Bliss are absent on
a week 8 visit to Calais.
Russell Richardson of N. Y., a former resi
dent here, was in town last week, the guest
ot u. a. atoue.
Kev. Geo. Page of Enosbiirg Centre, is in
town as the guest of H. C. Parker, and occu
pied the pulpit here Sunday.
Prof, and Mrs. 0. D. Matbison and Miss
RoBamond Kelley of Barre, were in town last
week the guests of A. M. Kelley.
An "Experience" social will be held at the
residence of Hon. A. M. Kelley Friday eve of
next weeK, August -ji. ice cream will be
served at a small sum.
Eugenia M. Fullington has returned to
Palmer, Mass.
J. L. Spring of Morristown, was a guest at
A. tiementt s last mursday.
George W. Merrill of New Jersey, was a
guest at Gilbert Uonyeuu s Inst week.
Glenna- Oonyeau has finished her work at
Jeffersonville and is at home for the present.
Mrs. F. E. Putnam and daughter Stella
are visiting relatives in Morristown and
Mrs. H. B. Cawell is spending a few days
in Colchester visiting her brother, Fred
Merton Shattuck and wife of Eden, visited
at her father's, Julius Green's, last Friday
and Saturday. ;.
N.J.Nye and wife, accompanied by their
niece. Hazel Miles, went to Morristown I nure
day last on a visit to her brother, R. J. Cas
well, returning f riday.
The Hyde Park Lumber Co. started their
dressing mill Monday.
Elder Wilbur of No. Hyde Park called upon
some of bis parishioners in this place a few
days Bince. .
Toll Scott who has been absent for several
years, is visiting bis sister, Mrs. Jewett De
mas, ana other relatives.
Albert Lunt's house caught fire a few days
diuito, iu a uiiauiuer.uuiuugiug tue room, bed'
ding and clothing to a considerable extent.
One and a half teaspoonfuls
Horsford's Baking Powder
gives better results than two
full teaspoonfuls of any other.
Herbert Clarke h returned from Manitoba
nd will remain in Vl.
The regular uvetinv of Post 01 G. A. R. for
AugU't fulls on the 1Mb, but on mtHtuut of
he caucus railed for I lie snme eveninsr. the
Poet meeting is postponed to the 25th bv
order of the Commander.
Mrs W. K. lUjmore has a niirht blooming
rereus that has bad eleven blossoms open in
five days ; two hull were cut off and carried
to church last Sunday evening and opened u
fine shape before the services were over, filling
the room with fragrance.
The lawn party Wednesday eveninir was a
ecided success.
Porter Crane and family of Concord, N. H..
are visiting in town.
Miss Alice Chew who is visitinir at Mrs. jJ
H. Bolton's, is very sick with diphtheria.
Rev. D. E. Croft preached a verv able dis-
course at the Cong'l church Sunday morning.
J. E. Duiitneaii has opend a meat market
n the rooms formerly occupied bv Charles
Miss Gertie Fife is spending a few daunt
Elmore pond with a party of campers from
J. A. Davis was quite badlv hurt Tuesdnv
at the Fisher crossing, by his horse getting
ngnieueu ujr uie cars.
T'je M. E. Sunday school will hold their
annual picnie at tump Bacon, Elmore pond,
on Thursday, August 23.
At the town meeting held Tuesday after-
noon to build granite sheds, the article was
voted down by a vote of 83 to 00.
George W. Patch of South Waldeu. has
rented the rooms recently occupied by Bur
nell A Scott, and will set up a job printing
office in connection with watch and clock re
pairing. The Republican voters of the town of Wol-
cott are notified to meet in caucus at tbe M.
vestry on Saturday, August 25th. at 2
o'clock p m., to nominate a town represent
ative and justices of the peace. Per order
Republican town committee.
R. L. Fairbanks is in Boston with a car
load of stock.
Perley Waterman is spending the week with
Glenn Wilkins.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Miner are visiting
irlends in Cambridge.
Bert Gates of Chicago, made a fl vine call
at O. F. Gates' Monday.
Henry Drown has finished his work at
Essex Junction and is at home.
Mrs. Leach and dauuhter of Cowansville.
yue., are visiting IVewton Terrilrs.
Luna Marshall and two children from Low
ell, Mass., are visiting Nell town.
Mrs. Mary Hatch of Lowell, Mass., is visit
ing her fiiend, Laura Wilkins, this week.
Emerson Reed and family, after a few weeks'
visit with friends here, returned to their home
in Swanton Saturday.
Mrs. R. N. Bluisdell visited in Enosburgh
Fulls last week.
Miss Anna Whitney of Westford. is visiting
her brother, Leon.
Manchester Chase of Georgia, is visiting
friends in this vicinity.
The telephone line is being extended from
here to Westford, via Fletcher, Binghamville,
and Fairfax.
Miss Bessie Jones, daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. Thomas Jones, died August 11. at the
age of 10 years. Bessie wus an estimable
young lady, and was loved by all who knew
her. I he family have the sympathy of the
entire community iu their bereavement.
Silas Chase has moved to this place.
Mrs. A. Howard of Georgia, Is visiting her
Bister nere, Mrs. Martin uan Kin.
Republican caucus to nominate acandidate
for town representative, will be held at the
town hall Saturday. August 18 at 7:30 p. m.
The friends of Hon. James Brown were
shocked to hear of his death, which occurred
at his homo in Belvidere. The family have
the heertlelt sympathy of all their friends in
their loss.
Taxes roust be paid on or before August 20
to save the 4 per cent. W. H. Griswold,
Col. Wheeler has returned home.
Homer Calkins is at work tor Hallett Hurl
burt. Miss Alice Bachum is homefrom her trip to
Ward Collins of Albany is visiting at A. C
Leon Bachum has returned from his visit
in Cambridge.
Miss Cordelia Ladeau spent Sunday at
Mr. Baclium's.
Eben Barnes is visiting his brother in
Many from here attended the centennial
and all report a good time.
Owing to camp meeting, Rev. Mr. Taylor
will not preach here next Sunday.
George Ferry, wife and child of No.Wolcott
visited at A. M. Whitcomb's last week.
MrB. Merton Bachum and son of Cam
bridge are visiting at Albert Baclium's.
Mr. and Mrs. Rushford and grandson of
Montgomery visited at Ornn Williams' last
Adolphus Collins who has been spendinghis
vacation nere, nas returned to nis wort in
J. Q. Perry and family and N. B. Perry
and family went to St. Albans last week to
visit friends.
Chester Holbrook had the misfortune to
find one of his yearling colts in the pasture
with a leg broke last week.
Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Sherwin and daughter
and Geo. Cheney, wife and son of Morrisville
visited at L. ti. bnerwin s last week.
Mrs. Solon Whitcomb.who has been spend
ing several weeks with friends here, has re
turned to her home in tlaremont, -N. ti.
Ethel Whitcomb id up from Barre visiting
at her borne here. Her friend, Miss Ida Hav
iland, who came with her has returned home.
SHILOH'S CURE is sold on a guarantee,
It cures Incipirnt Consumption. It is the
best Cough Cure. Only one cent a dose. 25
cts.. 50 cts., and f 1.00. Sold by H. J. Dwinell.
PRATT. In Hyde Park, Aug. 8, 1894, a son
to Mr. and Mrs. h,dgar frett.
MACK In Hardwick July 29,18M,a daugh
ter to Mr. and Mrs. W. il. Mack.
I.YO.V. In Morrisville, Aug. 10. 1804. Miss
Laura Lyon, aged 78 years; formerly of
LaBARRO.V In Everett, Mass., Aug. 7,
18!)4. of cholera infantum, after an illness
of only three days, infant daughter of
Fred M. and Luin M. Lalsurron, formerly
of Wolcott, agea 2 montns and zi days.
r.nmjnalinna fir tn til pe trrnitpa nf laonli.
ers' certificates will be held at tbe following
places ;
Morrisville, August 13 and 14.
Jeffersonville, August 16 and 17.
rPnn,ilintta In .1 rf nn. i lnfl fofl QA T"l fl 1 1 C t
ed to meet tbeexaniinerat one of these places,
IT. n.. uuuuu,
Examiner of Teachers, Lamoille Co
Morrisville, August 7, 1804.
Adams Philbrook hi commenced work on
b i-t new bouse.
What ia the matter with Geo. Bridgman
for town representative ?
Dr. Fuller is moving into tbe Tucker bouse.
R port ! he has bought it.
Don't forget the law party at D. S Chubb's
Thursday i ve and go if you can.
Mrs. Shattnck and dniiKhter I'la are visit
ing frieudu in Orleans County this wtek.
Over twenty tickets were sold at this sta
tion lor the circus at St. Johnsbury Tuesday.
F. A. George and wife and Mary Wnkefl-M
went to Peake's Island lust Friday fir u M..j
of ten days.
If your name is not o:i iii check list it
ought to go on U-fore the board of Civil Au
thority Saturday uext.
There was no service at the Baptist church
Sunday, Rev. Mr. Bickford not making con
nections at Wells River.
T. T. Daniels has bought the building lot
recently purchased by C. A. McKuigbt and
will build a house this full. .
The Hardwick dramatic club will play East
Lynne at the town hall Friday aud Satur
day evenings of this week.
The Republicans will hold their caucus
next Tuesday evening to nominate the next
representative to Montpelier.
Miss Ina Kent is in Barre visiting her sister.
Mrs. L. A, Cooper has returned to her home
in Springfield, Macs.
Mrs. Harvey Lilley of Calais, is spending a
few days in town with her father.
Frank Pratt and Miss Bell Batchelder of
Montpelier, were in town over Sunday.
J. L. Stone and wife, Geo. Stone and wife
of Worcester, and M. J. Bailey and wife of
Sodom, are in Johnson and Cambridge visit
ing relatives.
The body of Austin Kelton of Montpelier,
formerly of thie town, was brought here for
Durial Sunday. Mr. Kelton leaves a w ife and
auo daughter.
A cream of tartar baking powder.
Highest of all in leavening strength.
Latest United States Government
lood Report.
106 Wall St.. N. Y.
in latest styles at
Morrisville, Vt.
Also a good line of
Picture Frames
jllIIEl S
Remnant Sale.
.Print 3c per yard, Barred Muslin 8c per yar J
Napkins 85c per dozen, Bed Spreads 89c each,
Dress Goods, former price 25c, now 19c, Shirt
Waists 98c each, Oxford Ties, worth 80c, for 59c.
, We are giving some good bargains in every
department from now to September. Do not
miss them.
Jeffersonville, Vermont.
Canqp - Meetings-
You are going So are your Sisters, j our Cousins and your Auntiev-
You Need Some New Fixings
. . i' Pull yourself together, hitch up and come to
Robinson's, Brick bl'k, Morrisville,.
Ladies Ss Gents' Furnishings.
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wheels that nre worth investigating:. This is the Model J. full Roadster, weight 30 pounder
Price $125.00. We claim big things for it and are ready to stand back of what we claim.
Call and see if you don't agree with us. Every steel part is a drop forging, and fully gunr- -anteed.
Finish you can see. Tires guaranteed against puncture. We also handle tbe
Majestic, a wheel that has more improvements and nice ideas for '94 than any other wheel
on the market at the money. Mannesman tubing is used throughout. Price $90. Sam--ples
can be Been at the store. An AGENT WANTED in every town in Lamoille county.
Cowles' Music Store, Ivlorrisville, Ytr
BUckfen's Arnica Salve.
Tb but Salve inth- world forCuta,
RruiM-ev Soiw, L'krrs, Suit Rheum,
Fever Smvt, Tetter, Chapped Hands,
CbilblaibR, Corn, and all Skin Erup
tioriH, and positively curen 1'ilen, or
tio pay required. It is guaranteed to
give rfei't CHt inaction or monej re
funded. Price 25 cents per box. For
Snle by II. J. Dwinell
90 Days Reduction
Clark Street Studio,
Burlington, Vt.,
Commencing August 1st, 1894.
CABINETS $3.50 per doz.
No half dozens at these rates. Groups extra. .
XTT" Bring this Copon at time of sitting In order
to get them at those rates.
J. E. QAT77X2T, - Photezrapfcer.
A Bright, Clear
Important Notice !
The stockholders in " The Morrell Cure o.
Vermont" are invited to send to the home vl
flee, at Brattleboro. to D. L. Griggs, at any
time, and receive free all thecirculars.pampb-'
lets and testimonials of cured men, that they
can use to good ud vautage. We don't want
to send them to be pneked away in some
desk or cupboard, or to be carelessly thrown
away, but all that you will try to use judi
ciously we will gladly send.
There is no doubt but what the Morrell is
the Best treatment for the Liquor, Opium
and Tobacco diseases that there is iu the
world. No patients ever go again to their
bad habits except through their own fault.
We cure where others fail. We never injure.
Testimonials from men cured long ago are at
your disposal. Apply to any of our Physi
cians or to Brattleboro office.
Physician at Hyde Park, DR. W.W. GEXGE-
The secret of get t'ng rich is not entirely ia
getting money, but in tbe saving of it. When
you are in want of a pirno or organ, we can
give you a practical lesson of how to Bavp
moDey. We nre practical piuno men ; prac
tical because we do the work, We don't ask
you to contribute in a genteel way to help
support a lot of agfnts who know nothing
about tbe business and are too lazy to do
anything ele. The secret of success is the
Best Goods, the Lowest Prices, Constant
Work, Smnll Expenses, Large Sales, Small
Profits, Satisfied Customers. Write for cat--aloge
G5 Church St., - - Burlington, Vt.
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