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E vein in nterprise, Associated Press Dispatches. .Single copy, V IOiir niontli, -I tOno year, 1 cent 25 cents $3.00 fOL. 1. NO. 13. JiAltUE, VT., JIOXDAY, APiUL 25, 1808. 1'BICE ONE CENT. TERMS: HE BLUE STORE War is The Talk of Our Nation. ' )ur display of Shoes in our window Is with price attached to them is the ; I talk of the town. It you value t t$yoiir money buy now before leather , win auvmiue. JEGEL & BRADY, Prop'rs. TOT SQUARE. UARRE, VT. ATTENTION! luarry Boys, Pure Leaf, L L Ponies, Royal Savage, APR he Cigarsto Smoke For Sale Everywhere. mil n UlnniMyJinn ?r fn ll'fr? i (Mllll'i UK llUUIimUII Ui UU, mi IDl V L. Lewin, M'gr. 80 No. nain St. , Bare, Vt. MEAD'S Popular Restaurant Can be found at Bll No. Main Street. Mwils Served at All Hours. Wa alar carrv a full line of cdiiit noNPECTlONARY. !r it v i i f - , TOBACCO and CICARS. Drop in and see our Lunch Counter. DRESSMAKING. To Pttvu the Ladies' any Trouble, Wo will Furnish Trimmings, Linings, and also Bonnets and Hats to matchlthe Suits.-,, lieforu hnving any Dresses made please cnll on 28 Elm Street, Xnt door to the Enterprise office nnJ rct their prices. Cameras. POCO, PREMO- HAWKEYE, RAY, GEM, MONROE, Al! the above at liberal discounts from l:st piice.. We Miveyou money on anythiniryou want, we guarantee everything. H. L. 28 No. Main St. Tel. 31-5 To Rent. On reasonable terms -11 itood stone abed w itli traveling and lioom derricks. Also some vi n tloirable tenements: r .quire of W, A. BOYCfc. Pil liKNT. Hooms in pleasant locution. I out- verv nleiisant rooui, t) Short Street, Alice I'restoii. 1"tI T i) UKNT A live room tenement on l'eurl St. It will bo viieiitecl Miiy isi. J1KS. ELLA I.AMH. For Sale. r ( Hi SA I.E. A Top Hillary ltl,r'-v ''ew,' Will sell elieiil". Inquire of L Menu, N. Main .street. Full S M.E-One Mouse and Loton lluwes street, and six lurjre Kuili.lh'K I'" I'i nin Hill, mill one larjse I 'orne.r ltiuMii l.ut nt tlis corner of Second mid Mittn Sts in liiiiv at T. (i. Wultebiirs. 17 Nc. Minn St, . . Wanted. W.VXTKI) liv im experienced Rir a po Mtiontod'o (lenenil House-work, lu quire ut Dowers & Chessor's market. mrzzKU.'s lunch room. A. II. Huz-zell, the new proprietor of Hie I!m1 Star l.unclt Room, puts out to hi cnslonicrs a chicked pie .every Sun day ; beef slew, Monday ; chicken stew, Tuesday and Wednesday : lish chowder, Tlmisd'.v: lish ball, Friday ; hamburg steak Saturday. Oyster slews, clam chowders, baked beans, coffee and oilier l'efivshmeiils served ill all hUrs. The Weather. Ilosrox, April 2'). Generiillv fair to-night, fair to-morrow, North west winds. Co. E Boys, Notice. All members of Co. E, V. N.G., are hereby notified to appear at the Armory to-morrow at 9 o'clock a. m., sharp per order of Official. L. N. Gaitiiikr, 1st Sargeaut. Cai-t. E. J Badgku. QUARTERLY MEETING. The quarterly meeting and election of officer of .Juvinile Teuiplo was held Saturday afternoon in K. of 1 hull. Rev. Sanmel X. .Jackson spoke to tlui members. The officers elected were as follows: 1 ('. T., Jessie lluse; ('. T., l!allh Lindsay ; V. T., Ida Dcnsinorc ; See'y, Edward Perry; Treas., Elena lluse; Asst. See'y, Mabel Wilson; M.., Pearl Uuhce ; I). M., Mary Perry; (i.. Bessie Spoonor; S., lierlha Nason ; Chap., Lizzie Spooncr; Fin. See'y. lia ble Wilson. BARRE ITALIANS GAINING FAME. An Italian strolled in on dipt. Cain recently at the Hanover street police station, saying he had come from Barn;, V t., and desired to know the where abouts of the recruiting station for vol unteers. On beiiift informed hv ('apt. Cain that it had not yet been opened he expressed great regret, declaring that 70 of his countrymen, at work in the Baire quar ries, were only awaiting a telegram from him to leave all and come to Bos ton to enlist for the war against Spain. lie further asserted that there are, altogether, Italians enough in various camps in the quarry region to form sev eral regiments, and that the martial spirit is fa.-t spreading among them. He declared - himself a naturalized citizen of the Lulled States, ami al leged that the Italians us a nation have no love for .Spain. Boston Record. (JEN. WEYLER HUNG "HEMEMUEH THE MAINE." A large and enthusiastic procession of ciliaeus young ami old uuiiud tifutunay' night, in the expression of their feelings in regard to the long-endured barpari ties in Cuba, the blowing up of 2G0 brave Americans and the destruction of our best battleship. Early in (he, even ing a small prooessiou started from in front of the Armory, with bugler W. J. Ross of the battery, sounding the assem bly. The party started down North Main Street and in a very short time the numbers had swelled,lo several hun dred. A large effigy of Weyler, 11ms butcher, audlabclled "Remember life Maine, Down with Spain," was carried at the front. After going some distance down the street, the procession return ed to the Park, where the tflligy was hung to the limb of a tree and set on fire, As the . flames were rising llje crowd sang patriotic songs, sent up rousing cheers for Lee, Mclvinloy, Sigf bee, dipt. Badger and Company E. SPECIAL CITY MEETING, e There will be a special city meeting this evening in Armory Hall to discuss the matter of builditiga new school house The school commissioners met last Friday evening and decided thai they would ask for a new school build in it jat the meeting this evening. Ail the schools are crowd ed and even with the use of the Presby terian church parlors, they are inade quate for the number of scholars that want to enter. " , Mayor Gordon thought that with the use of the parlors of the Presbyterian church. Burro could get along without a new school bouse, this year. If it is needed, the Mayor is in favor of erecting a new building, notwithstanding the expenee the city will be put to by build ing a new city hall and laying sewers. The matter of laying sewers and living tho salary of City Clerk Wells will also come before the meeting. Notice. The supply of Sunday papers received bv us yesterday was wholly inadc q ite 10 supply the demand and we are very sorry such was the case. The Globe people are never backward in furnish ing extra papers when the news in hand warrants it. and intend to keep us well supplied, as was evidence lasl Saturday when we received five editions of the Globe, keeping twelve hours a head of New York papers who were able to furnish early morning papers only. We received a large number of extra papers yesterday but t'.e great rush was im looked for hero as well as elsewhere. We would suggest to the regular patrons of the papers toe advis ability of subscribing for their Sunday papers as they do for their daily, in Stead of depending upon fho boys, as we then have them properly routed and thev are sure to get l heir paper, " Very Respectfu'ly, Barre Mews Agency, L. C. Rour.iNS. Mgr. Notice Tl. vault at Elniwood Cemetery will be (.pen I he !rd day of May and before that lime for the purpose u in...-r, the bodies from the tomb. p. (i. ('AMI', Sexton. War Declare Without Torpedo Boat Foote the to be Fired At. V N G To Maintain Its Organization. Governors Notified Today. Washington. Apr. 25 The War De- partment this afternoon will notify the govenors of all the States of the exact quota of troops they are expected to furnish, and where their place of mobil ization will be. Sherman's Last Day as Secretary. Washington, Apr. 2". Secretary Sherman carried his resignation to a special Cabinet meeting this morning and it took effect this noon. Secretary Sherman is within a few days of being 76 years old and his health is complete ly broken down. He carried his resig nation in a simple note to the President at a special Cabinet meeting this morn ing. Assistant Secretary Day will, in all probability, be his successor. L.iTLU. Sherman's resignation has TOcS accepted' and Day-appointed. The latter will accept. 1 . Cruiser Columbia at Newpbrt. Block Island, Apr. 2o. The cruis er Columbia passed here this morning headed for Newport. Spanish Boats Must Leave English Waters. Lonpox, Apr. 2o The British Ad miral, at (iueenslown, yesterday ordered the torpedo boat destroyer Andaz, to quit the port before six o'clock this morning, and in pursuance of these or ders the Andaz left at 5.45 this morning for Ferrol. The British admiralty of fice orders nil bolligerant boats to leave their ports in 24 hours. The foreign office has been ollieially notified of the .United Slates proclamation in regaid to neutrals, and of the blockade of Cuban ports. New Bedford Strike Over. New Bedi'oui), Apr. 25. The strike here is practically over. A large num ber of the strikers, who hitherto refused to relusn to work, entered the mill this morning and the employers have nil the help they can use. ' Will Army Bill be Amended? Washington, Apr. 25. The Senate committee on Military Affairs met this morning to decide whether the volun teer army bill requires amendment or not. U, S. Given Thirty Days to Le;ive Cuba. Mapiiiii, Apr. 25. Spain maintains in her decree her right to haw recourse to privateering and announces that for the present only auxilliary cruisers tire to be Idled out. ah ireaues wiin me United Slides arc annulled and ill) Mays will be given them to have all their ships withdrawn from Spanish ports and Spain claims the riglil to search all fore inn privateers and treat them as pirates. MB35BMCVV..vi;vr3 I.-,.- Hesitation First Spanish Troops Devastating Cuba. Kingston, Apr. 24. Fugitives from Santiago, Cuba, report that the Span ish troops are fast devastating the inte rior cities and towns, and it is thought the devastation will be complete before the United Slates troops arrive on Cu ban soil Their cruelties are horrible as ever and would surpass their former methods if snch a thing were uossible. To Protect Portsmonth Harbor, Concoi;i, Apr. 25. Gov. Rainsdell wired Sec. Alger today saying that the inhabitants of Portsmouth earnestly call for reasonable protection, mid offering 10 scud a batlallion of infantry immedi ately if ordered to do s6. Declaration Drawn up by Cabinet. ; Washington, Apr. 25. At the spe cial Cabinet meeting held this morning a formal declaration of war was drawn up. The war revenue bill will not be brought, before Congress until tomor row, and it is not expected that it will pass before late in the week. Massachustts Mobiliziug, Sot rti FiiAMiNGtTAM Apr. 25 All is ready here for the mobilization of the slate troops some of them are ex pected today. Where is the Minneapolis? Newpokt 'Apr. 25 The cruiser Col lumbia arrived here this morning. She left Hampton Roads Saturday night with the, Minneapolis. The cap tain says he left the latter Sunday and doesn't know where she is. He will await orders here. No one is allowed fin board. Torpedo Boat Foote The First to be FireJ Upon. Mantanzas. Ct'iiA. Apr. 25. The torpedo boat Foote was fired upon Satur day evening by the Spanish masked battery on the shore of the harbor while Siie was taking soundings 200 yards from shore. This gives the Foote the honor of having the first shot fired tit the American Hag by the Spaniards. No damage was done the shots all win wide. Spanish Fleet Sails Todr-y. Lonimin, Apr. 25 A special from the Cape Verde islands says it is be lieved that the Spanish Meet sails today for Cuban waters. New York Protected. Xf.w YotiK, Apr. 25. The War de partment lias issued regulations that no vessels shall be allowed to- enter New York harbor between sunset and siu-riso The 1st Regiment, V. N. G To go 1200 Strong. Various reports have been given out as to the probable manner in which the various companies of the Vermont at ional Guard willbe made use of in the eusueiug troubles. The prevalent be lief has been that not more than 000 men would be sent to do duty. (Jen Peck returned Saturday night from Washington and assured Col. Clark that his regiment would maintain its organization and that when called into service it will go as it is at present officered and with 1200 men. Col Clark expects that the first call will come soon and that the regiment will bo mobilized at Fo.t Ethen Allen where each man will besubjeeted ton physical examination. Roosevelt to Command Cowboys. Washington. Apr. 25. Theodore Roosevelt will be appointed Lieut. Col. of tliM cowboy regiment which ho is now raising, Dr. Wood formerly physician to the President will be the Colonel. No Volunteers at Present. Washington, Apr. 25. It is positive ly staled upon the best authority here that Uw President does not contemplate the calling of additional volunteers at present. Shenandoah not Captured. Livkim'ool Apr. 24. Agents of the Shenandoah here declare, that there is not the slightest evidence to justify the report that the Shenandoah has been captured by Spain. Declaration of War. Washington. Apr. 25. The Presi dent sent a message to Congress recom mending a formal declaration of war against the Kingil"m of Spain. The substance of the declaration is as fol lows: "After reviewing the corrcspon. deuce betv. ecu I his government audits ministers, after the joint resolution of Congress, recognizing the independence of Cuba and after tin powers in it con ferred upon the executive, the President announces that a blockade is establish ed in all the Cuban ports, following a severance of diplomatic relations by Spain, who refused Ihe demands of the United Stales: The President hereby announces a call for volunteers and says ihat in view of the measures taken he recommends the adoption of a joint res olution declaring tljat a slate of war is existing between Ihii United Stales of America and the Kingdom of Spain, so that the iiitcriiaiional sialus of the coun try may bo known thus assuming its right course of duly." The message was rei'errcd tothe Foreign Affairs com mittee of the House at once, This re port was favorable, and it took just one mimic! and 41 see. aids to pass a dec laration of war. The vole was unani 111 11H and there was little excitement. The galleries applauded. War has been pramically declared since April 21. Lateu. The Foreign Affairs com mitiee inn agreed to rep hm a declara tion of war which pa-sred the House as follows? 11c it enacted, First That war be and has been declared u exist and has existed s nce April 21. including said day, between the Um'.el Slates and Spain. Second I'nal the I'rcsi lent . be and Hereby is davcte 1 and empowered to use the lul l 11 ival f lives of Ihe Unit ed Stall's and call into the active service of the UiGTod Sin e-, (he militia of the several Mates to such nil exieiil as may be nccessnrv to carry this act inioeffect Tlic Ilriili-'s rrrpluxlty. jfay WliLit frowning on your wed ding day? Fay I'm in a quandary. If I go to tbo altar smiling people will say I'm simply crazy to p't Charlie and if I look solemu they'll say I already re gret the step. What shall I do? Phila delphia Record. Politically Hungary is divided into GIJ counties, containing from 50.000 to 136,000 inhabitants. There are 2(1 cities eudowed with self Koverumcut. Buda pest, tbo metropolis, contains abont 000,000 inhabitants. Tbo population of Hungary is about 1,j,U00,OOO. The French capital furnishes a market for iati.ut.0 gallons of milk daily. Sponges. We have just received a new stock of Sponges of all kinds for different uses. Sponges for tbe Bath a " Carriage " Polishing Fine Small Largess Stock in Town. KENDRICK & CO. Pharmacists. 205 X. Main Street. Eclipse COASTER Is the Greatest WHEELS. ECLIPSE BICYCLES Stand the Test; G. J. REYNOLDS & SON, HARDWARE, BARRE, WE ARE TAKING MEASUREMENTS, Daily, for Suits, Overcoats and Trousers. Not a misfit this season and we do not expect one, as great ca-u is taken in mcasureing, and the ronls are right. Suits from $1 1,00 to $30.00. Trousers from $3.00 to $9.00, afes, Austin & Co. Gents Furnishings, Books and Stationery. 20X. MAIN STREET. BARRE, VT. We can sell You. a VICTOR BICYCLE '98 Model for $40.00. Bicycles, Bicycles. The Greatest .Bargain on Wheels ever known are now offered for the next .'50 days. The Keating Wheel is the Leader. In nil the bicycle races except one last year in the state o( Maine the prize was won by a Keating. Vnr years it has been considered 3(55 days' ahepd of all others. ' We have wheels mucins: in prize from $50 down, and lor the next 30 days we will ci've a cvchinietei', hell und a 21) coupon suburban ticket with each w heel sold, it will pay von to yet our prices and examine these fine high grade wheels at our bicycle parlor. 17 FIRST AVK., MUXTI'KLI Ell, VT. C W. POTTER, Agent. O 'S NO. BARRE. Full line of Meats, Veg etables and Canned GooHs. Specialty of Pork P?oducts. Notice. 1 II tin.--- he i-J:r t ie cU for ii'-iit'. .ire rc;nc,-!il fi '! !'i-L die same al cnn-. ;;;;i; i'ii;-.!LMAN's stcdio. .o. Ma;n St. HatTe, Vt, 25c. to $2.50 15c. to 1.00 15c. to 35c. 5c. to 15c. use Mills Opposite Depots. Automatic and BRAKE Improvement in 98 VERMONT. M1LL1XEKY AT HALL & IIAYFORB'S. We Deal in all noils of Mil linery and always carry a Full Line of Goods At Reasonable Prices. 74 No. Mtiitv St. One bii'i.'eft si. Stove, with I ) ven , Kercene Ot' ( ; sua! price !$' ( ' sell tor cali t-i cbi-e at 817.00 j'l'liis stme cannot explode and suitsall users. L. M, Averill.