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NEWS AND CITIZEN, WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4. 1900.
VORRISVILLE. Mie. Geo. Bugbee was iD St. Johns bury OTer Sunday, visiting relatives. Miss (Jertrule Yhitti'y returned from Joliiinou Friday, ill with tonsi litue, but is better do aud will oou be able to retime ber Mudku at tae Normal bcLooI. Mios Mary E. Moody has so far re covered from bw reeeut illness in Bostou as to be able to go ou to New York to complete her selection of epriujr goods. 6 lie will probably be at home the last of toe week. Mies Bhinele Barrowe entertained twelve of her youngf. ieuds Htaehes india party at her sifter's, Mrs K. A. Hart's, Tuesday evening. Thepriz-s were awarded as tol.os: Bloom l'almer, brut prize; UeorgeO.msteid, boody pnzj. A dainty repast was nerved. Tbose participating in the pleasures of the evening report a very pleasant time. Special Communications of Mount Ternou Lodge lor work on the Mis ter Mason tiejjrte come 011 Wednes day and Friday evenings of this week aud Tuesday evening ot next week April 4, 0 and lU. Wednesday, April 11, is tue Auuuui'CoimiiUuicut ion, at which time occurs the election id offi cers. Tne Fiuauca L'omuiittie ot the lodge will meet with Uie JSecretar), at liis ollice, Monday nighr, A pril U. There are compensating features even in being ill. i'lie "old in.iu" re cogn z -s it when he noticed the will ingness the ,ttiee toice rallied to keep up the MorrisVille local news, and the uble mauuer in wbicii was carried out To tin hat of dully injiiirers, a no less kiudly suuum nt is extend ed, and ail the more highly respited, because ulI joked lor. In Leu l b nearly all arj "able to hoe their own row." Dr. Rubhehus received his iSaitie and X-ltiy machine aud has pro gressed lar enough in the setting ol it up as to be able to u?e it to a cei tain extent, in his practice. Last evening he invited a lew of his friends to witness som-? ot i:s bta'ic and x ray workmus, tu latter, euatiliui one to view the bouey stiucture ol the hand with startling plainness. The machine is as handsome as Us workings are wouueilul. Aufttiu-lSurtlutt Wedding. MifS Maud L Austin, grand-daughter ot Mr. aud Mrs. Harvey Bennett was mariied ut the home of Mr. ami Mrs. Bennett, on Wednesday atter noon, March 28, to Mr. Clinton A. Bartlett ot l'lamheld, Vt. , The wedding wus a very pi 'asant Occusioii, aiid was participated in by several ol tht-Lnuiediateielativesaud friends of both ttie bride and groom. Thenuptii.l knot was tied by the Rev. Dr. I. P. Booth, and as usual, 111 bis inimitable and pleasant, jet impres sive way. Mr. Gordon Austin, brother of the bride, acted as best man, with Miss Flora II. Bennett, an aunt of the bride, as bible's maid. Miss Blanche, a young sister of the bride, did the honors of the fi imv eirl, while Miss Mabel Kensington of Barre, a cousin, presided at the oriran. The proverbial wedding cal;e, ice cream 11 '.'i mode, and the usual good thiugs that grace such occasions, were to be had in .abundance. The happy pair were the recipients of many useful aitiil-s that will find a ready place in their future home in l'lainfield. Mrs. Baitletf, will con tinue in l'latnlield the bu-iuess of a inilliuer, in which, as Miss Maud Aus tin, she won so many tavorable com ments, and met with such success. The couple were driven to Wolcot.t, where they took the train for a bi ief houey moon trip, but will soon beat home to their many friends, in l'lain field. A long and prosperous mariied life is the hearty wish of the many friends lor these popular young peo ple. cady's'falls. Gourde Sti-wart i on tbe sick list. llrw. CliiiH. Sheiruiiii is vmitiug at Morton Clienej b. Mins Aliep Miner Ijus taken the epriug trr.u O! HI UO( I. Mr. firHlinm wns in Hurilw'rkon bif-ineHH lllHt wi ck. Mrn. Chun. Miner vi.-itei friends in ('am ,liriil)je liiKt WHi-k. Austin Wilkiimis working for W,n, ItiiHsett turougli HiinriiiK. MiH lMith Viin Vl;i t of Laculle, Q is a giitHt nt I. U. 1 ernll Si Jne.v Xevii'omt) wtio lias luen lumbering tu jeiiersonviiie w ut noine. Mr. inl Mrs. A'itin Wilkins visitej Kli Gile and wife latt Ttiursilay. Harold Til lot-ton rIio ha lieen having the scarlet leVT is gi-tuii! along linH.y. JoM'jili Slierman and wife of Ivast JohilMon viMted fr eruls uere ti e first of the week. (li-rt ruile Warren lint- ttiiinhed work for Mrs. Cheney and gone towinit ln-r lirother, Hiram Warren. Ordinary houm huld aeeidents have no tor rorH when there's d bottle of Dr. TtiomiiH Ecli-i-tiir Oil in (he tUHiiieinw tO.p-ifc. , Hi'iily burns, eiils, hi-uispH fpniiiin. IiiBtant relief. MORRISTOWN. Jiii-iness is brisk. hoy Mneoinber bns b-i-n on the nick lisf. 0. II. Mai nmber is breaking a pair of tolls for K. Douglas. Jloy I.Mni h mi-t with an oceident while ut work in WuluoUuud is now ut bojne walkinu on urutohes. That is nice t-yrnp that li ,i. Caswi II make on the Mrs. (ireK4 farm, and whieh we bad the pleasure ot testing. Klaio M. Moore, who bus been in St. .lolias bury for oix montliH, is Ht.oppinu for the ptH ont at her I Uher's, K. Dounlas'. A Cnnl. .i , We, the undersigned, do hereby agree to refund the money on a fifty cent bottle 'of Greene's warranted Syrup of Tor, if it fails to cure your cough or cold. We n!so wnrrunt a 2o cent bottle to prove .satisfactory or no pay. Ham, ..V Ciikxkv, Morrinville. LKviNKl.n I'iiahmacv, Morrisvilln. i'. V. J on its, Johnson. W. L. I!i:nm:tt, ldlen Mills. ! K. borni.AS, Morristnwn. , '.' V. ('. I'ihiidii, No. Vil:ott. HON. WALDO BRIGHAM DEAD. A Nutivl I.miiolllfl County Lawyer and one of the OriiCiuHtors of the I.moille Vallry lIvilroMtl. Waldo Brigham, who has been in feeble health a long time, died at his residence in Hyde Park Monday noon. Although in poor health and frequently confined to the house for days he was able to be about more or less all winter and up to within" about three weeks was able to be out. He realized when the last attack came upon him that his end was near and so expressed himself. He died peacefully. The funeral will take place from his late residence Thursday afternoon at 1 oVlock, and the interment will lyn the village cemetery. Waldo Brigham was born in Bakcrsficld June 10, 1829, the son of Asa Brigham, and is the last of the family. He was a farm bred boy and received his early education at Bakcrsfield and fitted for college under the tutorship of Jacob Spauld ing. He graduated from the Univer sity of Vermont in the classical course in 1So4. He chose the legal profession and read law at Hyde Park until he was admitted to the Lamoille County Bar at the May term, 1857. Then he went to East Berkshire and practiced law five years in Hon. Homer E. Roycc's office while the latter ws a member of Congress. In 1SG1 he located in Hyde Park and for a time was in the office of John A. Child. In 1862, he formed a partnership with George L. Waterman, under the firm name of Brigham & Waterman, a partner ship which was kept up for 22 years and was one of the strongest law firms in this part of the state. In 1SS-1 owing to the failure of Mr. Waterman's health the finn dissolved and on May 1, the same year Mr. Brigham and his son-in-law II. M. McFarland formed a firm. which con tinued three years. Since that time, 1SS7, Mr. Brigham has been out of active practice, owing to the condi tion of his health. A fellow lawyer who has known him for years, says : "He enjoyed the reputation not only of being a jjood lawyer, but of being an honorable practitioner, and he always has en couraged young lawyers in their legal business and aspirations." During the construction of the P. & 0. Railroad Mr. Brigham took an active interest in the same and spent several years m securing tslation for the building of the same He was President of the Lamoille Valley road, from Damille to Swanton, ten years and for several years a director in the Burlington & Lamoille rail road. In politics Mr. Brigham was a staunch Democrat. He was the nominee of the Democratic party for Lieutenant-Governor of Vermont, md also one of the delegates to the national convention which in 1S6S nominated Governor Seymour for the Presidency. He was put forward by his party for county senator and state's attorney, was the nominee for Congress in the 3d district and again in the 1st district, and was in l:s?2 the nominee of his party in the General Assembly for the office of l mted States Senator. In 18G7-S he represented Hyde Park in the General Assembly and during that time labored faithfully in securintr the necessary legislation for the con struction of our railroad. In educational matters he always manifested a great interest. For 2o years he was President of the La moille Central Academy, While in the Legislature, and always, he was an earnest advocate of the appro priation of public money by the state in aid of the normal schools, arid was indeed a warm friend of cduca lion. He Wc elected by the Legis lature a trustee of the University-of Vermont, and held that position six years.. Two of his daughters grad uated irom that institution. Nov. 1-, ls.js, Mr. Brigham mar ried Lucia Llleu, eldest daughter of thclate Judge Xoyes of this place aud after a short residence in Last Berk shire they took up their abode here residing for V,H years in the home where he died. Three children were born to them. The eldest daughter lulia, mari ied II. M. McFarland of Hyde Park. Mary married James eldest sou of President M. H. Buck- ham. Blanche is now a teacher iii the Lamoille Central Academy. Air. Brigham always manifested great interest in town a flairs, identi fying himself with whatever per tained to the best welfare of his town and townspeople. He was loyal to his town and a good citizen. IteiuurkHlile Cure ot Klipuiiuitlsii). Kknna. ilarkunn Co , W. Va. About tl I-".- yearn ai! my wife had uu nt tnek of I'heunint iMtt) whieh e tittnnl her to her bi d fur Over a month and rendered her una til.- to walk a step without flssii-tai ee. lur liinl.. b -iiijr nwolli-n to d nilile t'n-ir normal H-z -. 1r S. Moildox hihisjed on my iisii.K riiiitnlieiliiiiis I'uin Hiilui. I pun-hased n flt' y-r.-ht bolt h and used it, aei-onlinir to di rer! inns ami t he next morning Hhe nalke 1 to briiikfaBt without nmiHtanee in any manner, and Hhe Inn not had a Hinilar att-n'k irc; A. I!. I'Ait-MiSs. For mil bv HalUV Clietiirv, Mtnn-i'e: (i. H. Kens. Hyde I'ark ; M.J. I.e;i h, Woli-ott; 0. P. Jonen,'.l,hn,Kn, ,, lbjdd the fidvortirtempnt. ' CHEAPER FIRE INSURANCE ! Powers & Cheney of Morrisville have just secured the agency of the Massachusetts Mutual Co's and can write you fire insurance at much less cost than any other agent. The companies are old, strong and reliable. Substantial dividends are paid on every expir ing policy, which very materially reduces the cost of same. Send them date of expiration of your policy and they will gladly submit estimates. Powers & Cheney, MORIlISriLLE, Vt. The New 20th Century De Laval "Baby" Cream Separators are coming in by the car load. Be patient and we will get to you and set you up one to try as soon as possible. In the mean time, if you are interested, please drop us a c?.rd and we will send you catalogue containing latest styles, capacities and prices ; also of Powers, Churns, Butter-Workers, etc. a a iorrisvi msmmm " Mum EST!! M We wish to announce that the report that we have sold our business is false and that we shall be pleased to serve you in the future as irf the past, with lest goods at the lowest possible prices. Thanking you all for past patronage we beg to remain as ever, Yours MORRISVILLE, IfOMST ENL F. MM 1 V. V e are still talking suits for ladies' wear. During the past week wt have received another invoice ot ladies' suits, so at the present time we are showing the largest line that will be shown in town this season. We should like you to come in and see our display, for we have all desirable stylus and at prices to suit all. We have suits at 83. 00, io, $12, 814, $15, $18, $20 and $25. x Ladles' Ready-to-Vear SUirts we are showing the most complete line we have ever carried, vary ing in price from 81.25 1087.00. We have a plaid skirt for ft. 50 in new spiing shades that is simply great. , ; ; i:?' Buiterick Patterns for. April in Stock, GEO. F. ERRLE, , - , MORRISVILLE, Vcwnont. If you are having trouble with your eyes and Don't See Good, or Blurred, you should Have Campbell fit you to Lenzes that will improve your vision. I am doing a large amount of spec tacle work. My Optical business is steadily growing. Consultation Free I If you break your lenzes, no matter where fitted, bring a piece of the lenze and I can fit you at short notice. A. R. ClPBELL, crrisvHIs. He, Vermont All $1.00 Fatonts'roduoed ifram 95 C3nfc.a .to jO.csats Don't turn your back Jon a cough cure which is close by, to send for one which you only think is good. Our Conant's Cough Cure is a pos itive cure. It is composed of pure and harmless drugs which get at the very seat of the trouble and effect a cure by putting all the organs affected into a thoroughly healthy condition. It does not stifle, but kills the ail ment. Price 25 cents per bottle. H. J. DWINELL, .-MORRISVILLE, Vt. for cash, m & go. VERMONT. The Portland Street Dry Goods Store. Leadership in the Dry Goods Business. Our position as leaders in the dry goods business in Lamoille County is a natural consequence of our great purchasing power and up-to-date methods of doing business. Rainy Day Skirts. It's a very sensible idea that countenances the short wet weather skirt. Have you learned the comfort, the free dom of one )et ? We are showing some exceptional values from f.3 to $7 each. Separate Dress Skirts. The average dress maker, can't make the new plain skirt. The tailors who design these skirts of ours, even the cheaper skirts,, get big salaries but because the systematic subdivision of labor the goods we show can be profitably sold for less than the average dressmaker charges. Our stock' is more com plete now than ever before and buying direct of the manufacturers we are in a position to save you money. Silk Waists. This week we make a specialty of a taffeta silk waist, (good quality of silk) made in the latest style and perfect fitting, this waist is a positive bar gain at $5 but as a leader we shall sell them at $4. You can't make money easier than by saving it. Golf Capes. Ladies' ..spring weight golf capes, latest styles of pure wool materials, largest line in town. You will be surprised to Orders for samples receive our careful and prompt attention. GEO. K. CURRIER & CO., Morrisville, GOiBiATiOl HINTS TO THE THRIFTY. WE OFFER 25 pieces corded Ginghams, dainty, pretty patterns for Shirt Waists and Ladies' and-Children's Dresses at gic yard; others ask 120 for same goods. 10 pieces extra heavy Percales, all gocd patterns, at 6c per yard, actually worth ice yard; these values are a real taste of spring freshness. We are showing a complete line of Hats and Caps for men and boys' for spring and summer, all the new shades and colorings ; hats made for modern men to wear. We can save you from 25c to 50c on every hat. Also the most complete line of Gloves for men and boys' Working Gloves, Loafing Gloves, Dress Gloves. Great Values, Little Prices. Yours for prices that save you cash, BERT SMALL, Wrong end Portland stceet, , MORRISVILLE, Vermont. A few Pieces of Floor Oil Cloth at a Cheap Price. We have a good assortment of Hardware, House Furnishing, Car penter's Tools. Heavy Pails, Tubs, Wringers, and Iron Sinks at low prices. Shovels. Forks, Hoes, Garden Rakes, etc. Nails, Barbed and Plain Wire, Poultry Netting. C. J. SLAYTON, Morrisville, Vermont. Closing Ou W inter Stoc mmmsmsm Our goods consist of Heavy Ulsters, and Overcoats for men, boys and children, Men's Suits and extra heavy Pants, Underwear and Over shirts, Shoes and Rubbers of all kinds, Gloves and Mittens of best quality, men's extra heavy hose. All the above mentioned goods are cftered to be closed out at half price at the large establishment of Mia Opposite Post Ollice, his P ap&r 52 see what a pretty cape you can buy for f 5 ; better ones of course. Spring Hosiery. All ready for -you in the hosiery seciion. Many sorts, many prices, but all good, honest sorts, and all at very low prices, consisting of all the latest patterns, the lace effects, drop stitch boot patterns, etc. Spring Underwear. Are you thinking of changing from the heavy winter kind to the thinner ones? If so we would be glad to have you inspect our new line as everyone is a money saving value owing to the fact that they were bought last November before the big advance in cotton yarns. Umbrellas Recovered While You Wait. Have you a good frame that you would like to have covered ? If so bring it to us and in a few minutes you can go away with your umbrella as good as new. Trices from 75c to 81.50 each. Pulley Pelts and Pulley Belt Sets. We are showing a large line of Pulley Belts and sets in black and colors, comprising some of the very latest ideas out. No trouble to show them to you. Vermont. mimil STORE. We now offer the- public the great est bargains ever mentioned in the history of storekeeping in Lambille county. In order to make place for our new -spiing stock, we will st II out all our winter gojds at less than half their actual value. Our goods are of the best quality, make ar.d design ; all you purchase of us you can return if not satisfactory and your money will be returned as cheerfully as it was taken. . MORRISVILLK, VERMONT. k ! limes $1.00