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PmriunMHnn Losing yoir hair? Coming out by the combful? And doing nothing? No sense ln thati Why don't you use Ayer's Hair Vigor and mair vigor omptly stop the falling? mr hair will begin to grow, ,, and all danc'ruff will dis pedr. Could you reason . expect anything better? r1' Hair Vljror li a (trent tureetf lth li iimr wa IhIIIiib out rcrr tw'Uy. tuit I r Yinr -.'oi'ucrt It and nowmy Itnlr U . " - V.'. u LoasDoif, Llndiay, Cnl. THE BANNER AND REFORMER Puhtlahed.eYtry Tbureday M 485STaln r 8tretrBennlnittanfcVt.j , . . nIiE.TIowe,l Edltor nil PublUher. HKTKJIKI) AT BKHHISOTOH, VT., k SBOOHD OULSI HATTSR. SubacrlpUon RaUai One Year. In advance, tl.00 81x Mentbn, " JW Tbree roontbs, " .25 SliiRle Coples M Adverttslni? Ratci on Applicstlon.- B9 t K! tt1. J. C. ATEK CO,. B I ' . Tt'i-t, r I.nvrpl'. . P ... m ...... i IOr wiBa Thin Hair ' The varlous knlttlnc' tnllls of the place rosumcd operations Monday roornlng after a Christmas vncation. Soroe of thera iuiproved tbo opportun ity to tako tho annnal invontory. Op crations were resuraed with full fniv of he'p, and prospects of steady work for weeks as they are woll suppllod with orders. STORY OF CAL-CURA. Dluovered by Dr. Davld Kennedy Only JOdney Remedy Sold Under Guaranlei. Dr. Darid Kennedy was born in New York City, but t nn enrly age liin famlly moTod toEosbrary.N.Y. Ho was graduated in 18G0 ixom tho Kew York Collego of Physlci&ns pnd 8urgeon. Ho t onco volunteercd aa A surgeon id was osslgned to the Unlted fitotes Aray General Hospital in West Phil. pdelphla, and soon becamo Presklcnt of the jExaminlng Board and Oonsulting'Surgoon. After the war, Dr. Ecnnedy settled in Ron dont, City of Kinpston, N. Y., whcre for a pumbcr of ycars ho enjoycda lorge prac tioe as an operative surgeon. Ile w 8 one of the Prcsidcntial Elector of New York 3Ute, Mayor of Kingaton for four years, and beld mony othcr proftKdotudbnsine-sa fuld political ofllcts., The latestachieTementof his life was tbe discovery of Cul-cura golvent, a posittve tmre for all discases of the kidnevs and blad. ler. Ingpeakingoftliisreraarkableremedy, ietiaid: "Cal-curaBoivciit isthecrowiiing fcbiereracnt of mj lite. It will not di. ppohlt.,, Your drnggist rill rotarn yonr rnoncy if Cal-cuia fails to cure, and The Cal-cura Oompany, of Bondout, N, Y,, will pay the drnggist. Ool-cura Bolvent cnres Bti of 4II cases of Klduey, Bloddor and Iiver dis. Ordcrs. $1.00 a bottle. Only one sizo. Neuralgia of the Heart For Years. Pain Went From Heart to Head. Dr. Milss Heart Cure and Nervine Curod. "Abont .Ibree vtnrs go n-y ilcr wa so badly attected with i.cait t mi'o a.1.1 m.-u-ralria of the heart that ve ciiJ n t cxpecl her to Cvei Altlioueh we had a tirM-clab phy Eician 6he Cfew worse under th s tnatinent. She had a swollen dropsieal look and had frequent spel! J of neuraliia pain at her heart whcu the wocld rcnder the raost heart-rend-ing moans and shricks. At times the paln wonld C'J from hcrhiart.to her head whcn a lump would appear on her temple half as larce ns an egf. One nmht the pot up in bed and ran into the .back ya'rd crying with pain; sne was not consdnus of It, hovvever, and was brnught back to the honse by neich bors, Ibi'U(.'htforhera bottle each of Ut Mdes'Nen'ine and Uea'rt Corevhuh lielped her preatly. She aiterward used tome live orsix bottles nnd has never l ad a tpell since. I had used your raexlicine witli cfcat benefit royselL I know that Nervine and Heart Cure not only saved mytmter's life but also saved Tne fr m insanity and dcalh. I was sq nervons I could not bear the slichtett noite ' or movement around me and I suuered from ' 'paloitalion and pam in' Ihrf 'heart. ,1' had chokinp tensatlons, diziy and faint spclK molhering tpells when 1 could scarcely j;et my breathj 1 was so nervOus I was tteated like a chi.d and atone tinie it was.thoucht 1 was losing ny pind. Nervine saved m? from intanity." Katie Ackes, Clove; ; Creek,Pa. All drueflists sell and cuarantee ftrsl bat' tle Dr. Miles' Remedies. S;nd fot frec hook n-Nervous' and Heart' Diseases, Address Dr. MUea'Medical Co, HJkhart, Ind, TlttJ CI.EANSIN43 CVltSFOtt 7 "lA'i- MMLin 1 Bf s Cream Balm ywA Easyantl plea'sanf lo use. C'ontatns no In- Jurlous flrug. It 18 (lnloUlv absorbed. Tho Xatc Guncral Tliomas. Ono of tho bost known of tho old sol dlers of Vermont has gono, in the death of Gon Stephen Thomas of Montpolior, tho brave colonol of tho Eihth Verraont during tho war. Tho following storiea of Gen Thom as' war daytf are told by tho Montpel ier Journal: Tho Elghth wa attached to Woit zol'u lirlirniln In Lnutslana. At D Is land, in a partioularly ugly sltuatlon, undor tho llre of the rebel battorles, Clolonel Thomas rodo slowly along tho line, oncouraglng tho monhy wordand examplo, saying: "Stoady, mon ! Stand firm 1 Old Vermont is looking at you today l" In aT)crilous emergqncy in the bat- tlo of Ooeauaii, ho led the Eighth Ver mont and the Twolfth Connecticut in a huyonet charge, profacing his order with this cbaracteristic speech: 'Boys. if any of you aro tn tnp rtaD- it of praying and I hopo you all are pruy now, and pray quick, and pray hard. Itemember Ethan Allen ana 01a Vermont, and we will drlvo thoso fol- lows to hell, whero thoy belong." Tbe bayonet charge that followed was reckoned ono of tho best achiovements on that hrilliant flold and was an im- portant factor in that deolsivo engago Un in Bristol therc have beon no church EorviceB for sovoral wetks on account of small-pox. Tho Bristol smull biy who- bcgan attendlng iwo Bundav schools the second week in October with an eye on Christmas is doubtless of the oplnlon thut this is a cold cruel world. This is not origioal, but it is good: The gifts of tho prlnccly rich aro much unlike. Carnegio glvos a boy o00. Rockefellor offers the clergymen advize and Sage gets sued for f 50, 000 by a tenant who was injured in one of his tumble-down shanties. MCOLD 'N H EAD AUnvs Inflammatloh. lltuls tbe Meinbrane Bestores the sensen of Taste ana .-meii, "rjto slae so ccnts at Drurrits or by mallj Trial tn - n Custom Tjailor FALLSTYLES NOW READY AT J. C. Jensen's AnearlyseleeHrnBlvesyou the bcst In tbe raarket. Call and exmuie. Goods shown with pteasure 134 North St. The last man to o.ysteriously drop out of sight in Vermont, dlsappeared at Essex Junctipn, and the strange featuro of the caso is that ho was a traveling man and had bcen on the road for several years. By thotimetho antl-every thing crowd gets through yowlinc about it the Unltcd'States will have the Panaraa canal bullt, tho republio of- Panama annoxed and will be dolng business at some other stand. For nractical Christian Christmas work the Young Woman's clubeems to take tho lead lp Bennington. 8TUONO TK3TIMOXV. Thl In Ilcnnlii(;ton Tettlmony antlwtl Stauil lnvttlKtio. If you doubt tho followin'g and wish to invostlgate, you haven't to go to some other stato in the unlon to prove it. It's not a IODg Btory publlsticu ln Bennington newspapors ..about a roal dent ln Kalamazoo, Mlch., or Taropa, Fla. It's about a reslderitof Benning ton and glvon in his'own words. No stronger prool can oe naa Jumos Kwensr puinioroi ntain streot, says: "l recommena uoan,s rftdnov Pills to ovhrv ono ' who 'has backache or kldtiey comjHaint. T suf- fbred Ofr and on lor some time ivun aching in my back and, ttirougii rpy kidnoys. Aftor a,hard aays(work, my bucjt always telt particuiany tameanu sore'ap'd' tho'SecreflbnS-frora tho kid noys Wero irrcgular'and very annpy ing, I procured Doair.s Kldnoy Pils at;Shurtleff's drug store ln 18U7, used them.for a tjmo atid they curtd fnO. My father-in-law "has also usm thent sinco and good results followed1 itho- trca- ment." . 1, a 1 M For salohy all.doalers. i.Prico fjO copts. Fostor-Mliburn Cp.'.' Bhltalp. N. Y"M solo agen'ts for tho Unlted States. "-' ' ''. .; .i.y Rrjm'e'mb'er i tho vnamer'DQan'sand takQ'flq otbor , , Bortily pain losos its torror if.you'vo n bottle of Dr Thomas' Eloctric'.Oii in tbe houao. nstant relief in casos of burns, cuts, sprams, occiuhdib ui uuy aort 1 -t l'illn Will Ho llltier. Xboso wh'o w,lll'por8lHl in cloainn thejr pars asfalnst tne cootmuai rrqam Dr l?fri&''B Now DiscoV ety fqr-cotisumption, will bnye 11 lODg nnf ohrtoH Vnrlinr hv f At'tif nrinl nntion. Ra8d what !T. K:",BeBll .of Beall, Misi, ,has. to say, "Last fall my wlfe naa ocry ympnro ui uuunuiujitiuu. Hhn tnoU. Dr Kinir's Now Uiscovory of- tnr nvnrv thlna oTse had failcd. Im- nrnenmnnt oninnat ODCU &nd four bot tles ontirlr curod her. Guitranteed bv O. E. Gibson. druucist. Price 50 cents and $1.00. Trial bottl6a free. PROFIT The matter of feed is of tremendous importance to the farmer. Wrong feeding is loss. Right feeding is profit. The up-to-date farmer lcnows what to feed his cows to get the most milk, his pigs to get the most pork, his hens to get the most eggs. Science. But how about the children ? Are they fed according to science, a bone food if bones are soft and undeveloped, a fiesh and muscle'food if they are thin and weak and a blood food if there is anemia ? Scott's Emulsion is a mixed food ; the Cod Liver Oil in it makes flesh, blood and muscle, the Limc and Soda make bone aiid brain. It is the standard scicntific food. for delicate children. Send for free sample. De ture that thU clcturc lo the fonn ol a Utxl U on the wnppcr o( ertry boltlt ct Emultlon you bu Scott&Bownc CHEA1STS, 409 Pearl St., N. Y. 50c and 51 1 ill dru&tiU. ROWELL'S PARTNERS. ErtMnc and Sttlty re Undtr Arrtit at Ktnne. btc, Me. Sherlff VTllBon and deputy sherlff Godfrey left Monday afternoon for Kcnnebec, Me., upon receipt of in formation that Bernard Erskine and H. B. aeeloy, who wero connected with tho alleged jnsuranco fraud of Geo. Rowell ln this village, had bt-en ar- restod in that place und was huld. Deputy Sherlff Godfrey recoived word from Bollows Falls' Saturday that Seoley had lx?on thorc but a conple of days beforo, that his mothor residcd there, and that when he left it was supposed that he had gone to Nashua, N. II. Sunday he with Erskino wasinSum- morworth, N. n., loaving that aftor noon Deputy Sherlff Androws tele phonod Monday to tho ofllcers horo that tho two woro there, nnd wanted to know what to do. The otlleers tele phonod in reply to arrost them, If possible, and by following found thom tn Kenneliec when they took thom. VM0S3KS Oi PARKER'S HAIR BALSAM Cleuurf and bwtiWea th tulr. lromote4 laxurlint Ktwth. Never Tin to Jtestora Ongr lUir to 1U Youthnil Color. Curu Mlp dtmtet Jt htir fkllliig. ACCIDENTS AT READSBORO. DEAD AT AGE OF 98. Hurt whlle Coaitfng Injured In a Runaway Accldtnt. Christmas wasqulte a day for acol- dents ln Readsboro. Whlle out coast- ing, Kittie, Georgo und Archio Barre wero thrown from tho sled on which thoy wero slttlng and all three were more or loss injured. Whilo drlving ,iq. tho aftornpon Miss ClaraE. Stotson'a hor.sobccamefright oned and ran away. Tho sloigh was overturned, Miss Stetson. thrown jnyut and conslderably injured. , A kidney,or bluddor troublo can al wiivff be curod by usln'g 'Fbldy'a 'Kid ney' Cure ln time. l'or sale by B. A. Quinlan. . Dath of Mrt Stmplt, Mothtr of Mr$ Charlu Mrs Aloxander Semple, mother of Mrs Charles Coopor of Bennington, died at llazardville, Conn., Dec. 24th. Mrs Seraplo Is well known to Benning ton poople, having spent many years of her life here. She was born in Renfrewshlre, Scot land ln 1800 and camo to this country is 18-48. She was thn mother of slx children, thrco of whom arp llvlng: Mrs Charles Coopor of Bennington I Aloxander Semple of Norwalk, Conn., and Jumes : Semple of Torringion, Conn. She was of a vlgorous naturo and was always busy. She was an oarnest christian and always had a smlle and a pleRpant word for evory ono. Of a happy disposltllon, her greatost wish was to live to he a hundred, but this was not to be, and she passed away poaoefully at her home at 10 , a. tr. Dec. 24, 1!W3. All of her ch'ildron were presont at her bedBldo at the time. Tho inter mcnt was ln tho Warehouse Point ceni' etory, Saturday, Dec. 20. She was the youngest of tcn children and was the last to paBs away. Ilor mother's namo was Grant and she was of tho samo stock as Gen U. S. Grant. She was also rclated to Prosldent James Buchanan. Mrs Semple was a well informed la dy, especially ln tbo matter of hlstory, it boing almoBt lmposslblo to bring up any historical question which she could not answer. Ilor death will be sincoroly rnourned by her many frlends in Bennington. GREEN M0UNTAIN VALLEY WW SPECIAL SALES s 1 0 m 1 llxi Now in Prog'ress at Mrs B. C. Adams spent Christmas ln Bennington, returnlng home Sunday. Miss Ethel Stockwel.l viBlted Mrs Georgo Nlles and Mrs Martha Elwell tho past week. Mrs Jano Mattison has boen conQnJS ed to the bed with a sovoro cold. Little Ruth Harrlngton is slck. Frank. Smlth from Elmlra, N. Y., spont Christmas with his parents Ed ward Smith and wife. Luther Burt and wife of Bennington spent Christmas. in the place. Mrs Edgar Green spent a few days the past week in Bennington. Rollin Honard and famlly spent Christmas with his mother. Mrs Pricllla Blackmer and Mrs Myron Clark of North Bennington attended tbo funeral of Robert Mont gomery Wedne8day. Died in Shaftsbury Dec 20 Robert Montgomery aged 50 years. Decoascd was born in town and always llred hore. Ho was the son of Geo Moat gomory who U llvlng and one brother George. He leaves a wife and seven children, two sons marrled, Frank and Floyd. Tlie funeral was observed Wednesday Dec -1 at tho home, Rov G. N. Gardner olJlciating, the Baptist cholr at the centor remlerlng some fino selectlons, Tbe interment was at the Maple Ilill cemelery in the famlly lot. The famlly have much sytnpathy in thelr tjreat loss. DORSET rtotMrOraypw,et,l,o,wlerj "or Children Successfully used by Mother .Gray, nurso in tbe Cbildron's Home ln New York, curo feverishness, bad stomach, teotbing dlenrcibre, tn.ovo' and regulato tbo bawels and dostr.ioy worma. Over ,30,000 testimonlals. Thoy novor fail. At all drtikgist9, 25c, Samplo' froo. 'AHdrnoa Allr.n S.ifilmatfiH. TjoT?nv. "W.- Y. 42w0 "' '"' If Tfola Doh't llke Mnslc you can avoid' it'. ' If ydu batu c6m pany you can- manago to bo aluoe. Uut what aro you to do if,. after tukjug n few mnuthfuls of food, you expori hcoa such heen'distrfsa you wiah you -had gone empty- and bungry? Wby tuse Dr Davjd Konnedy's new n)ediclno, Cal-cura aolvont, anu cure tno djspop sta. Writo to tbo Cal-cura comany, Rondaut, N. V., for dotails aod a free, eamplo bottlp One nundroil Dnllnra a IIox is tbe value II. A. Tindalo, flummHr-' ton, S. O., placos on DeWitt'i Witdh Uazol Balve. He Hys, "I hnd thn plles for 20 ycars. I tricd uiany doo tora and modicines, bufc all failed oi copt DeWitt's Witch Hazol Salve. Jt cured mej" It is a combination of tho beallng properties of witch liazol wltb antiseptics and omollleots: ro liovos and peraianently ouros blind, bloeding, itcbing' and protruiing piles, sores, cuts,- bruises, ec?omn, enlt rheum and all skin discasos. Sold by B. A. Quinlan. Charles W. Phelps ls conflned to tho houso with rheumatism. Tlie exerclses by the childron of tho Congregatlonal Sunday school on Christmas eve were entertnlning. A heavy raln was falling, yotTC childron were in attondance at the supper which was served at 6 o'clock. The last meetiDir of the Washlncton Potnona Grange for the year endlng 1003, was hold with Dorsot Grange, Wednesday, Dec. 23, afternoon and evenlng. An oystor supper was served at 0 o'clock. Atnong those present wero Mr nnd Mrs M. B. Roberts, Mr and Mrs W. C. Mnson, Mr and Mrs Banlen, Arthur Harwood, Miss Ida j Duncan, Mrs Whcelor, Ira Sholdon anu otners irom ttupert; wr anu airs Eugono Smlth, Mr and Mrs.Orr, Mr 1 and Mrs Parker, Pawlet; Mr and Mrs ' Pottor, Granville. Tho'olection of oll- tcors occurred in the evenlng and'the result was as fdllo'ws: 'Master, Eugone Smlth, Pawlet; Ove'rseer, Eugeno Slm mohs, Dorset; lecturor, John F. Shol- j don, Rupert; siow'a'rd, Ira Sheldon, Rupert; assistant, Burr Harwood, Dorset; lady 'assfstant,' Miss Kato Hanvo'od, Rupert; chaplaln, Rev C S. Carhart, Dorset; treasurer, Charles N. Williatas, Dorstst; s6'cretdry, M;B ttbbe'rts, Rupertfgate keeper, Arthur Hatwoddl Rupert; 06108, Holon Har' wood,' Dorsot Pomona';' Mabol Iiudd," Dorsotj Fl'oru, Ann'a Har(vOOd, Rupert. The lecturer'shour'' was intorosting; un addresS''6f welcome was'made b,' R. M; Campbell, followed bj re'marks from Burr Harwood, John Sheldon, MV Pbtter aritl othefs. Tho Dorset Grange qutirtet sang two selectlons anu wr fottcr or uranvuie sang sev eral solos. .,..,!. DR. A. Z. Cutler, Dcntist, 524 Main Street, 0pp. Libiaiy Buildmg. Narctiile used for painless exttaciion. Phone 41-5 Res. j 0 In our Metropolitan Basempnt, Silks, Dress g Goods and Furs are being offered at very jf unusual prices Our Cloak and Suit Buyer ; : has been busy since Christmas preparing a m great bargain treat For our patrons, If you i : j can find use for a Cloak, Suit or Dress Skirt, it will pay you to visit our second floor. Frear (& C . Y - -ur w Vt 4t V ' 1 NOTBCE. Tbe annuil meetlneof the aUxkboldersof the Plrat Natlonal Bank of North Bennington, Vt., will be beld at thelr banklne bouseon Tuesday, theOithday ofJanuary, 1904, atl o'eioek a m. for tbe purpose of eleetlnir a Beard of Diree- tors for tbe ensulns year and for tbe transae. tlon of any other proper and necessary bnsl- esi. 8. 1). 1IAI.L. Cashler. Kortb Dennlagtod, DecemberS, 1903. Estate ofChao. Kins!?y. WUl rresented. STATE OF VEKMONT, 1 In rrobate DUtrlet of Ilennlngtnn. n. I (V)urt. beld at th Protiata ORlee ln liennlnaton vithtil and for sald Dbtrlct on tbs l&ih day of Dvceinber, A-1 ivon- Present. John V. Carncy. Judse Aj IN8THUMEXT. purporllng lo be the last Will and Teauimeut of ( has. Klnnley, late of liemilneton In salo dbitrlet, deceated be lag nresented for br tbe executor tbcreln iwmed. for probate. II li ordered by ald Court that all persoos concerned therein be nollfled to appear at a hesston tliercot, to be beld at the rrobate ORlce In llenntn)ttoii, In sald dtstrlet ou tbe Sth day of Jan. A. I). M. at 10 o'clock lu tbe torenoon. and sliow cau. It any Uiey have. agalnst Un probate of sald WIU i for wblch purpoje It ls furtlicr ordered. tbat tbls order ue publlihed tbree weeks suecS' slTflj ln the "anner and Iteformer, a news paper prlnted at IlcnnluKton. In tbls state, pre vloui to s ld Ume of beariug ISy tlie court. 43W3 Attest, JOHN V. CAKNEY. Jadge. The Alarm Has No Terrors For Those Whose Interests Are Cared For By f HARRISON I. NORTON W B. TAYLOR Putnam House Siable ., I have constnotly on liand flne turnouts of every de4Cripllon. Also run a 'bus to oll tralns. make ualls for passengers and baggage at pri vate rektdences. , Tolcplioiioi'i-ia St ablerear of rutnam House. Open for ser .viie day orulght. ATTENOTHK Buslncss Coliege for Bookkoeping, Rhorthaiul, Teleeraphy and Employmeut. Twenty SuperlorTeachers. Forcatalogue - " Address CameUftHolt, Albany, N. Y. Four Boxes Axle Qrease . a a 25C Small Size Sweat Pads . . lOc . . W. E. Hawks, Jr 431 rialn Street. 14 Main St, at Viall & Co.'s Store 16 Corner Union and Main 1 8 Corner Grove and County 23 Corner South and Weeks 2 5 Corner Pleasant and School . 27 Corner Elm and Washington 29 Corner River and Lincoln 32 Cor. W. Main, Campbell s Mill 34 Corner Adams ancl North 36 Corner Park and Gage 37 Corner Msin and Willow 38 Corner Safford and. Gage " J L ' ' ' 1 4 '.v r I . in r v si q.1 UUiUCUUcllU ... t . ' . '-- 43 Beech and Webft 45 "Silver and. Grand View 48 Main and North The large, light, attractive office formerly occu pied by Dr. Dana is to rent.