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iterprise Associated Press Dispatches. Single copy, (till! IllOtlth, Ouo year, 1 i i nt 25 cents 3.00 VOL. 1. NO. 24. JiAlUi;, VT., SATUHBAY, MAY 7, 1898. PRICE ONE CENT. ERMS: The Blue Store By the Depot, Barre,Vt. lien's and Boys' Fine Furnishings. Women's and Children's Shoes. GIVK US A CALL. Your satisfaction is our success. liny your Suburban Tickets at the Blue Store on Depot Square at G cts. ride. SEGEL & BRADY, Prop'rs. PLTOT SQUARE. IiAKKE. VT. ATTENTION I Quarry Boys, Pure Leaf, L L Ponies, Royal Savage, ARE The Cigars to Smoke For Sale Everywhere. f, Welsh k Co. SITrs. L. Lewin, M'gr. 180 No. flain St. Barre, Vt. Flag Pins, Buttons and Novelties. SoW your Patriolfsmr'r p New lot of FLAGS Just Received. All Prices. Patriotic Music. Etc. H. L AVERILL, 28 No. Main St. Tel. 31-3 We Are on Guar! For your interests as well as "iir own. It means business for us. Every man, boy and child needs n new suit for spring, and we carry the best line in the City at the lowest prices. We have just received a fine line of Men's, Boys' and Childreifs Clothing Which we will sell cheaper than any store in Barre or vicinity ever sold them. We will offer for the next 10..uays 100 boys' suits with sailor collars, sizes from 4 to 15 years-, at 81.00 a suit ; sold elseweere lor 82.00. Bring your boy along and get one at the - Standard Clothing Co.'s Store1 War in Cuba. Full net of Maine disas ter, catch penny book are being pub lished. See that the book contain GoO pages fully illustrated this is the only complete history from 1808 to 18!I8 by (lon.abo de Quesada. 1). A. & C. W. 1'i.iatv, 8:! Washington SI. Harre. ISUZZELIS LUNCH DOOM... A. II. Du.zell, the new proprietor of the lied Star Lunch Doom, puts out to his customers a chicken pie every sun day ; beef stew, Monday ; chicken stew, Tuesday and Wednesday: lish chowder, Thuixlav; lish balls, Friday; hamburg steak Saturday. Oyster stews, clam eh.iwdcrs, baked beans, coffee-and oilier iclivsluneiils served at all hours. Fine fad arc l and most lasting finish iiianu d is the Diamond Wall Finish. L. M. Averill sole agent. Whv sutler with Corns when you. can have them removed without pain by Mks. S. M. YoiiK, 12 Kim St. Notice! I am prepared to class work in house paint in I ! , , r I l . . r UI..I .:llsiimtllillr. do first ,-, paper Orders tlireugh the mail promptly aiiemioi All my employees areexper.eu eil woii- men. No apprentices. . ... I. C. DoixiE, 160 Mam St. A Dastardly Act. Calais flan Attempts Criminal Aesauit on Young Girl. One of the most oulrageous mid das tardly criminal assaults which has been committed in Hum; for some time was perpetrated yesterday afternoon. The victim is the live-year old daughter of Mr. and Mrs, Clifford IVake." of 127 Washington street. The deed was committed by Myron A. Hutchinson, of Calais. Hutchinson has been living in Calais and worked for Eh Hollon of that place. On Thursday he left his employ and came to Harre to seek employment. After lounging around the city part of the day he went to Poake's huu.se where he has been since 'then. Yesterday afternoon Mrs. IVake went out riding wit Ji a Monipclioryoung man and left Hutchinson in charge of the four children while she, was awav. About 6::!0 she returned. When she opened llie door her little daughter Forest was crying, She asked her what the matter was but could yet no answer from her. She asked Hutchin son, who was tip-stairs, what was the matter with the, child and replied that ho did not know. Later Mr. lVakcame, home and after hearintr the slorv of his wife, he examined the child. He im mediately went and found - Sheriff French and lhiteh'nion was arrested. In speaking with a reporter this morning. Mr. IV ike said that Hutchin son told his wife thill he wis "iiiltv of the alleged crime whiclHt is said he committed ycstoiday afternoon. He said llie little "irl was-resting comfort ably this morning. W hen Hutchinson was asked about the matter by a reporter he denied all charges that the Peak family accuse him with. He says il is a put up job on the par! of Mr. and Mrs. Peak and he will light the case. Hutchinson is a man of 40 and has every appearance of being a Irani)), lie has a short thick growth of side whiskers, and his clothes are torn in several places. His wife died a short time ago and he has a number of children living in Calais. Hutchinson was brought before Judge Harney in the city police court. llie case is being heard this afternoon, and Frank ,). Martin appeared for the re spondent and (icorgc T. Swa.ey pros ecuted. MON ITELIEH SENDS INVITATION. Mayor Jonn W. Gordon received a telephone message from Mayor John II. Senter of Montpoiier this afternoon stat- grand celebration on Monday evening and that all Harre people, including all societies and sexes arc cordially invited. There will be a mass meeting in the alternoon at Armory hall from the hours of two to live and in the evening there will be a grand ' disj 1 ly of fireworks Barre people will eerlaii lyapprccia" the cordial invitation which the genial Mayor of Montpelier has extended to tlu'in and a large delegation should al tend. The Central Vermont Ilailroad will be prepared to handle a large crowd from llaldolph, Waterbury, Williams town and all intermediate, stations on that evening. Special trains will leave Montpelier "it 11 o'clock on the return trips. MADE 11 IS ESCAPE. Sheriff (ieorge W. Smith unknown man yesterday arrested an on Granite was taken street for intoxication, lie In the, headciuartcrs. Sheriff Smith savs that he left him with Oliiccr l'at Drown while he went to llie post-oflice. Drown stepped out for a minute for something and the man made his escape. Mr. Smith went, to Montpelier l i-t evening but failed to liud him. He is employ ed in one of the local granite sheds and lires in Montpelier. National Mixed Paint, Strictly Dure White bead and oil, all kinds of Paints' Varnishes, and kalsomines at low prices L. M. Averill. ). M. Eerrvs (omlon Seeds only ;! cents for o cent papers, cheapest as well as best L. L. Averill. Our English Dreakfast Tea can't be matched try it. L. M. Averill. Let's Talk it over It has been suggested that the city so called Couldsbury lot be made into a public park. A local granite dealer staled this morniin' that in his opinion the State of New Vork could along lick Spam. l),.wev seems to be able to do it alone. K. .11, lieeinan, represemiug im- o..u ,1-iv.l Oil Co., gave an exliimiion it the iv af- store of 1'rimllo & Averill yester. ternoou and evening, lb v.-rv clearly the safely of demoiisl rated isolcuu as a fuel and tiie safely and comforts ot a vapor stove. He would, 'pour burning ,rasolene from one can to another, boil o-asoleiio in a can, fill a gasolene slove tank with the opening of the tank on the lire and manv oilier simuiai ic.i. He! illustrated plainly that a can ol oasolinc should accidentally ignite, one should not be alarmed and throw u oui ,i,.vs l. hi let it burn off the oulside of ltw frill !lll 1 confine the flames to the opening in the top of the can, whim it may be easily extinguished by drawing a piece of paper across the opening ol the can excluding the air, and the name ...in i.,.....ilni,.U- cease. ( all at ihc store of l'rindle & Averill and examine a vapor slove. U is worth seeing. HaviiK' located for a short time at 211 North Mam street 1 am prepared to .rive lessons in I'"1 ll ' culling i,n" liinishing. Call for information. y LTTA S. lllt'llAltllSII.N, Dewey's Is In The Hands Great Floods Amerinan Missionaries Asassinatedl in Africa. Another Spanish War Vessel Captured by the Montgomery. DEWEY HAS HE CUT THE CABLE AND HAS DESTROYED ELEVEN SPANISH SHIPS; Washington', May 7. In brief Dewey states in his despatch that he silenced the batteries completely. He cut the cable himself and has the bay and everything else at his mercy. He has, however, been unable- to take possession of the town of Manila on account of lack of jm-n. The ves sels he destroyed are the Islande Cuba, Rein a Christina, Cas tillia, Don Antonio, Don Juan De Austria and Yelasco. The cruisers taken are the Elcauo, General Laso, Marquis Del Duero. The gut; boats captured are the Isle P"i Min danso and an armed transport. - The - reports, logger . thqn exnectiHtrjXwas thought to arriving. There are now four sheets and the message con tains several hundred words. The text of them will be given out as translated. Washington', May 7. Secretary Long read the fol lowing to new paper men as May. The squadron arrived We destroyed morning. squadron is uninjured and only a few men slightly wounded. The only means of telegraphing is to the Amoric.i i co nsu at Hong Kong. Shall communicate witn him. (signed) Dewey." Great Loss of Property. Little Dock, Ark., May 7. The Arkansas river is on the rampage and the damage to property is uncaleulable. The loss is unknown. The situation is serious and is growing worse every hour. Everything for miles around is Hooded and several leves have been broken . And Still Another. Kex West, May 7. The Spanish vessel lirig Frasipiito has been captur ed by t!ie Montgomery. It contained a cargo of beef and was brought here this morning. Missionaries Asasinated. SiEititA Leone, Africa May 7. Ad ditional advises just received confirms llie reports of asas'mation of four Ameri can missionaries in a re.beUioiijhcrc. The missionaries were seal hereby the Cubed Drelhren ChrUtain Mission of Davtoti, ( hio. Confirms the Report. Washington, May 7. Assistant Secretary- Vamlerlip has just received a .able from a friend on board llie MeCol h ugh during the battle. He says that i he Spanish fleet was totally destroyed ind Ihi.t tl o best part of it all was that no Ainerici n ships were lost or even damaged. sge. Of Secretary Long, in Arkansas. 1 CONTROL. bo one sheet but others are Dewey's report: "Manila at Malina at daybreak 'this the battery at Cavite. The Denies Reports. Dome, May 7. The Valican issues an ollieial denial of the reporls that the Dope advises Queen ltegent to meditate. Cadiz Police Make Arrest. Cahiz. May 7. A niiin by llie name of Hover has been arrested and imprison ed lucre lor attempting to telegraph the details and movements of the Spanish warships. China Pays Japan. London, May 7. The representa tives of China today paid tho represen tatives of Japan, 11.000,000 which is the balance of llie China-Japanese war indemnity. Japanese troops will evac uate Wei Wai Wei immediately. Their Last Chance. 1Ieniayk, France, (near Spanish fron tier,) May 7. Advices from Madrid say that military dictatorship under Marshal Campos is probable, as it chance to save the dynasty. the is last Death of F. B. Randall, Washington, May 7. It is iinnoue ed here from Hong Kong that Frank H. liandall, chief engineer of the dispatch boat McCulldugh is dead. The cause is unknown. N. II. II vas born in Portsmouth, ' ' EXTRA! 5.45 P. M. ANOTHER DESPATCH RECEIVED FROM DEWEY AT CAVITE. WASHINGTON IS WILD. Dewey Says Exact Spanish Loss is Unknown But is Heavy.--Wiil Protect Foreign Res idents. Another Dispatch Received, Washington, May 7. Another dis patch from Dewey dated Cavite, May 4, has just been received and says "Have taken possession of the naval station at Cavite and destroyed all fortifications. Enlrace of the bay is being patrolled and I can lake the city at any time. All the men are in excellent health and spirits. The Spanish loss is not fully known but is very heavy. One hundred and fifty were killed including the cap tain of the Koala Christiana. I am as sisting in protecting llie Spanish sick and wounded. There are 250 sick and wounded in the hospital within our lines. There is great exciteuent in Ma nila. Will project all foreign residents. Signed Dewey. Cable to Dewey. W-nsiiijMiTox, May 7. By ilfrectton this noon, from the President, Secretary-Long'-sent W- lol1WHg' -bl to Con modoro Dewey. WVhington, May 7, 1898. CoMMonoiiE Dewey, Manilla : The President in the name cf the American people Wish to thank you, your officers and men for your excellent achievement and over whelming victory. In recognition of this, he has appointed you acting admi ral and will recommend a vofe of tlninks to you by Congress. (signed) LuNii. More Troops for Dewey. Washington, May 7. The (!ivern nient decided this noon to send a trans port with troops and supplies to Com modore Dewey immediately. The city of l'ekin will be used and will be es corted by the cruiser Charlestown, Washington is Wild. Wasliv.tciN. May 7 excitciiieiil here over Dewey's great victory, wild and nothing is loo j -There is great the news of Every one is ;ood for Dewey. Rioting Continues. Madhid, May 7. liioting still continues here. There have been a good many conflicts between the mobs and the po lice in vaiious cities throughout the country. MAi)iai, May 7. (noon) There is great exiitenieiit here and a riot is an ticipated at every moment, by the author ities. Called on President. Washington, May 7. Secretary Long called on the President this morn ing at 1 1 o'clock and ollicially announc ed the vicloiy of Manila. To Hampton Roads. Xkwpokt, 11. I., May 7. The crui ser New Orleans left here this noon for j Hampton Roads, and will probably join the Hying squadron. DEUG STORE HOURS. Like the physician and all others who minister to human ills, the druggist holds himself ready to serve the public at all hours night or day. At least we do. It's handy to know beforehand that in case of sickness in the night or out of regular hours there is a drug store that is ready to serve you night or day. Our drug store is one of that kind KENDRICK & CO. Pharmacists. 205 X. Main Street. Opposite Depots. Eclipse Automatic COASTER and BRAKE Is the Greatest Improvement in 98 WHEELS. ECLIPSE BICYCLES Stand the Test. -. Ck J. REYNOLDS t M; HARDWARE, BARRE, We are Agents for the VICTOR BICYCLE. Gates, Austin & Co. jents Furnishings, Books and Stationery. 20 X. MAIN STREET. don't You Know That it is getting too warm weather to be stewing over that hot kitchen stove, baking cookies for the children, then come to us and test our lint of COOKIES, fresh every week at 2 lbs fo a quarter. THAT IT IS TIME To be sowing your little garden plot if yon expect to indulge in green goods during the summer, then come and get your SEEDS of all kinds at the old reliable. That Ave have a full line of everything pertaining to the Grocery Business, then come and see us at Depot Square. Cesser & Burnham, 10 Depot Square, The Best Grocr. OSTEOPATHY In Vermont. DR. E. E. BEEMAN, Osteopathist, Graduate of American School of Osteopathy, Kirks- ville, Mo. Montpelier, Vermont. OVEICK HOCKS. 8 ii. in., to 12 m. 1 p. m. to 4 p. m. Ollice (U State St. Notice The vault at Flmwood Cemetery will he open I he iird day of May and before that time for the purpose of removing the bodies from the tomb. P. (i. Cami Sexton- VERMONT. BARRE, TT. Who's Got Wheels? F. W. Nichols has a line of D the most eom DICyd"0; plete of any in the city, and he will sell them at any price you want. Prices ranging from 820 to $125. A large number of second hand wheels almonst given away, in the Basement of the Nichols Block. Come and see me. One largest size Kerosene Oil Ga Stove, with Oven, usual price $22.00. Will sell for cash to close at $17.00. This slove cannot explode aud suits all users. L. M, Averill.