The Burlington Independent from Burlington, Vermont on June 23, 1894 · 5
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The Burlington Independent from Burlington, Vermont · 5

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PMGTDN INDEPENDENT. SATURDAY. JUNE 23. 1894. FANS AT THE BEE HIVE. RAISING A BREEZE drops the curtain on perspiring discomfort. Fanning flames create fire, but fanning breezes create coolness. Our brilliant aggregation of fans, new, stylisn artistic, fashionable, and unspproach-able in prices, are producing a coolness all over town, not one, however, prejudicial to the pleasantries of social life. The fan is a progressive articlp, and its latest and most popular foims are seen in our stock, which includes beautiful guz-, white and colors Bol'ing fans ilial will blow, 50 cents to SI. 50 (very desirable). A fanless suiuiuer is not to be thought of; no more is tne purchase of these dainty breeze makers anywhere excppt in the capital of Fandom Our store. N. E, Ghamberlin. fWK DO JOB FRINTl!iG..Mr BURLIXGTOX AXD VICINITY. Good bye, Officer Colby. No more base ball ? Too bad ! W. Gr. Reynolds is in Rutland for a few days. Col. B. B. Smalley returned from Boston Tuesday. A reception was held at the Yacht Club house lsst evening. Col. U. A. Woodbury went to Ottawa yesterday morning. Excursions brought upwards of 700 people to this city Thursday. The Vermont Electric company has disposed of $30)000 of its bonds. Editor J. E. Harris of the Hard-wick Gazette was in the city Tuesday. Mr. and Mrs. G G. Benedict will sail for America from Liverpool July 4. ,. D. J. Foster delivered an oration before the graduating class of Randolph Normal school yesterday. The revivalist, Mr. Bilhorn, wjio sang at the revival services in this city last winter is here with his bride.'' Col. and .Mrs. Smalley held a reception Wednesday afternoon, in boLor of their charming daughter. Miss Carrie. L. E. Shattuck of the staff of the Springfield Union, SpriDgfield, Mass., is passing a short vacation in this city. Ethel, the little daughter of G. M. Delaney. is at hems from Montreal where she has been attending a Catholic school. Homestead in the 3.00 race and Genevieve 2:35 class were the winners in their respective classes at the Ver-geunes races Thursday. Both were driven by R. E W tiler of this city. On account of rumors brought into circulation by the suicide of President F W. Ballard, George S. Howe, secretary, authorizes the statement that the affairs of the Northern Supply company of Burlington are all right and it will continue business A treasury circular announces the discovery of a counterfeit S5 treasury note, series of 1891, check letter A. W. S. Rosacrans, register; E A. Ncbeker, treasurer. The work on it throughout is very of poor quality a"d the note should not deceive careful handlers of money. Of the $35,000 city bonds advertised for bidders, E H Roliins k Co. of Boston take .$20,000 street improvement and $5,000 school bonds at 81.-0407 ; Gay & Stanwood of Boston, take $65,000 water bonds at $1.0873. and A. H. Richardson, also of Boston, takes $45,000 refunding bonds at 81.-0403. A large circle of friends will learn with sincere regret, ot the diath of Mrs. David Manson at her home ' on North Union street Wednesday. Mrs. Man-son had been ill since the birth of a son seveu weeks ago. Mrs. Manson's former home was Milwaukee, Wis. She came to this city in September 1892 as the bride of David Manson and soon formed a large circle of fr ends by her rare personal charms. The funeral was held at, her late home No. 12 North Union street yesterday at 5:15 o'clock. The list of Republican candidates for county offices nominated last Saturday in convention, a partial list of which we could only give as we went to press, is as follows : For first senator. Elias Lyitinn; for senator from the north end, 8. II. Mncnmber of West-ford ; for third senator, R. J. White of Shclbume ; for assistant judges, O. J. Tomlinson of Huntington, and Geo. W. Stevens of Bolton ; for judge of probate, T. E. Wales of Burlington ; for states attorney, R. E. Brown of Burlington ; for she'riff, Thomas Reeves of Burlington ; for high bailiff; Q. K. Taft of So, Btirlinttnn ; for county commissioner, O. H.Ellis of Iluntirg-ton. Remember the Sherman boat ride to-night. Dr. E. F. Preston of Brandon was in the city Wednesday. Thomas Sullivan and wife welcomed an 11 pound boy Monday. Postmaster J. D. Hanrahan of Rutland was in the city Thursday. The fall term of the public schools will open the second Monday in September. ' Mrs. Solomon Walker and daughter entertained at their home Thursday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Bennett Turk gave the last of their afternoon receptions Tuesday. S. M. Flint and E. B. Taft attended the State Republican convention Wednesday. Edward P. Hatch and family arrived in this city Tuesday nigbt to spend the summer. Mr and Mrs. H. W. Drake have been spending a few days at their former home in Cornwall. Mrs. Charles Ritchie was taken to Waterbury asylum Monday, she having been adjudged insane. The Cyclones of this city and the Bristol base ball team of Bristol tied last Saturday, the score being 8 to 8. The convention of the Calholio Young Men's Union of America will be held at Plattsburgh July 31 and August 1. Hon. and Mrs. C. W. Woodhouse sailed from New York for Liverpool Wednesday. They will visit in trance and England. The Cuban Giants and the University of Virginia base ball nines have canceled their engagements with the U. V. M. nine. J. B. Donoway, who has been studying law with Ex-Mayor Haselton. will continue his studies in the law office of Rufus E Brown. McMahon advertises a great clearance sale of 5 and 10 cent goods, some of o-hich cost from 50 cents to $1.00, at 52 Church street. E. F. Auerbach has been to New York during the past week Read his advertisement and attend the auction sale it you want bargains. J. II. Singleton, Esq., of Eau Claire, Wis,, a bright young lawyer formerly of this city, and a hustling Democrat, is in town for a short visit. Gen. Greenleaf had a narrow escape from being killed by the cars at Montpelier Junction Wednesday. He was only slightly bruised, however. George S. Fisk, at one time on the staff of the Clipper and later on the St. Johnsbury daily Bepublican, will bustle for locals for the Daily Neivs. J. H. Holton has removed his stock of hardware from his former place of business to commodious quarters in the new Adams block on Bank street. A memorial service for the Independent Order of Odd Fellows was held at St. Paul's church Sundav evening. Rev. L. M. Hardy preached the sermon. Rev. Norman Seaver, who has been preaching at Montpelier, exchanged pulpits with Rev. Edward Hawes of the First Congregational church of this city last Sunday. Geo. E. Johnson, clerk, and Thus. Failey, deputy United States Marshall, having been attending a session of the United States district court at H ind-sor the past week. Next week we will begin running in our columns a New England story of the early colonial days, entitled "Dorothea Ingram." Do not, fail to get the opening chapters. The late F. W. Ballard, who recently euie'ded at S. Albans, is said to have left property valued at $50,000. He U said to have inherited insanity, an uncle and other members of his family having taken their own lives. K E E P 0 1 Till', GRASS. is the way the new signs in Battery Park look. The funeral services of Miss Cora E. Drew, daughter of Charles W. Drew, were held from her late residence on South Union street Sunday afternoon. Rev. T. G. Thompson, pastor of the Methodist church, conducted the service. .J Several accidents and many narrow escapes from injuring children have re-sulteii iu the authorities givirg an order to the effect that persons riding bicycles on the sidewalks or though the City Hall park will be arrested and fined according to law. The Venetian Blind company and the Burlington Blind company have consolidated under the firm name of the Burlington Venetian Blind company. This closes the litigation pending between the two companies relative to the proprietorship uf patents claimed by both firms. The llome Publishing company held its annual meeting last Saturday and elected these directors for the following year: A. P. Grinnoll, E. B. Taft, W. B. Jones, S. W. Lnndon, J. L. Southwick, W. B. Gates, E. W. J. Hawkins. The directors organized by the election of the following officers: President, E. B. Toft ; vice-president, A. P. Grinnell; secretary. WT. B. Jones ; treasurer, J. L. Southwick ; auditors, W. B. Gates and S. W. Landon. The election of manager was postponed.' Prof. J. L. Hills and wife are visiting in Boston. The Reindeer took 650 people to Providence Island Sunday. E H. Landon of Bristol was in the city a part of the past week. Pearlie O. Ray of this city graduated at Troy Conference Academy, Poultney, the past week. Mr. and Mrs. E. E Knott, accompanied by their daughter, went to Boston last evening. Col. Woodbury and Congressman Powers were serenaded at the Van Ness house Thursday evening by the Sherman Military band. Competitive drill and target practice between the 12 companies comprising the Vermont National guard has been in progress at Fort Ethan Allen during the past week. Mrs. Harvey, arrested on complaint of murdering her child, recently found in the swamp, was yesterday fined $10 and costs for neglecting to properly bury her infant. The charge of murder was dropped when it was learned that the infant was dead when it was born. Wednesday afternoon the Mayor sent for Officer Colby to call on him at his residence. The officer responded to the call, and after an hour's visit with the city's chief executive he was ready to take the Mayor's advice and res:gn from the police force. Thursday he meekly entered the office of the chief and tendered him his badge and well-w. rn club. No one has been appointed to wesr Colby's uniform, and no one will be. The chief says he can dispense with the services of one or two more and thereby save the taxpayers several hundred dollars a year. The Mayor should hasten to remove several more of his inefficient appointments. Will he do it ? The gross incapacity of some of the remaining members of the police force was further exemplified Thursday by the uncalled-for arrestiof John Moran by Officer Dunn on a trumped-up charge of theft. Moran is a gentleman from the Battery, and on that evening was in company with one William Welsh of that portion of the city. Neither are Masons. Welsh gave one dollar to Moran to purchase intoxicants for the evening, and Moran failed to return after receiving the dollar. Welsh at once went to the police station and lodged a complaint of theft against his comrade. Officer Dunn mde the arrest without a warrant. Last evening Moran was brought before the city court and the charge brought against him was not theft, for which he was arrested, but drunkenness. He was acquitted after a short trial. The turnkey of the jail, W. H. Brunelle, Sheriff Reeves and Constable Scully all testified that in their opinion the man had not been drinking. The three saw him immediately after his arrest, and all can be relied upou. Officer Dunn may be somewhat in the right, because the arrest was made on complaint, but an officer is always to use his discretion in considering complaints, and in this case there wis no shadow of discre tion. In order to secure a conviction the unfounded charge of theft wab dropped and a charge of drunkenness lodged. We do not understand by what art of legerdemain such a shuffle can ie made by an officer. The complaint and arrest were not justifiable, and the entire unfitness of another officer is plainly shown. Must it be tolerated ? PROBATE COURT. ISusincss Transacted for the Week Ending June 1!),.1S94. Iu re Cora Ijw of Burlington, adopted and m:nt( lnir.'irl',i w nf firmun W Goucher anil Floriuda M. Goucher of Ausable Forks, N. Y., and name changed to Cora Goucher. Sally Brigham's estate. Essex, hearing on proof of will continued to Tuesday, .Tlllv 17. nnnin)ini.Tir T 'I' simt-ir Essex, special administrator and Charles It. Davis and Norman A. Bellows ap praisers, Albert B. Heeler's estate, Burlington, nrinointment. nf Pliillin R R'ooW Urn.. lington, administrator. In re Tt. F.chprt. Mills PnlnVioctar in. poiutmentof C. L. Sanderson. Milton. guardian. How is this, Mr. Mayor? IHardwick Gazetted In Burlington the saloon keeners have always been the largest contribu tors to celebration subscription papers, always with the undemanding that they be allowed to recoup by keeping open oar without molestation on the day of the celebration. A Fourth of July entertainment is now in nrertc ra tion, and the Clipper insinuates that the above arrangement is yet in force. Without the rum fund the finances would be considerably limited, and hence prohibition is suspended in order to have a celebration. Out of Place Anywhere Else. Kortlilli-ld Muwi.J The Masons have practically selected Burlington as the site for their proposed Masonic Temnlo. Th Ounen City has been tho homo of Masonry ior nati a century and the location ot tho temple would have seemed almost out of place in any other town. The first District Republican convention met at While Iliver Junction Tuesday and renominated as Oorierpjsunin from the first distrht (Jen. W. W. (mut of Derby. The old district committee was re-eltcted. Nigh School Commencement. The exercises attendant on the annual commencement of the High School began Tuesday when the graduating class held their Commencement boat ride. The steamer Cbateaugay the Howard opera ho':se orchestra and a large crowd of invited friends conspired to make a delightful occasion. The class day exercises were held Thursday evening in the Y. M. C. A. hall when the foil wing programme was given : MUSIC. History Constance Hickok Poem ..Walter Wallace Tyler Music School and Orchestra Oration Sherman Page Isham Prophecy Dudley Chase Graves President's Address.. ..Alfred H. Whitney Music School and Orchestra The graduating exercises were held in the cpera house Friday afternoon at 2 p. m. At that hour the opera house was filled with the friends and patrons of the school gathered to hear the following programme : Overture, Black Mantle Buccalossi Annihilation of Time and Distance, Albert Fay Lowell Woman's Education and Work Ada A. Mace Louis Kossuth Harry F. Perkins Purpose, Push and Patience, Roy Leonard Patrick Dream of Home, Saranade Isenman The Nicaragua Canal Charles Arthur deacb. Mauler of One Thing Charles S. Van Patten A National University John C Torrey Be Thyself Peer Prescott Johnson Waltz Autumnal Song Wohauka Lincoln as an Orator Harris Hard Walker Influence of Hathorne's Early Lite on His Writings Lucia (,'. Day Peterson Running in Debt E. d. O'Brien The Dicipline of Poverty William S. Kussell March Ballet from Henry VIII Tlioinas Presentation of Diplomas. Awarding of PrizeB. March i he Pirate Isenman The graduates are as follows: English Course Florence Elizabeth Allen, Sherman Page Allen, AdelbertFay Barber, George Black, Elizabeth Augusta Brown, Daisy Douglass, Flora Orissa Grandy, Leslie E. Hunter, Agnes Josephine Lanou, Ada A. Mace, Charles Francis Maeomber, George Willara Marks. Frederick P. Mitchell, Edward T. Monahan, Fray Nicholson, Lucia C. Day Peterson. Frank Morgan Reynolds, Win-fred E. Rice, Alfred Huntington Whitney. Latin-English Course. Grace Elizabeth Anthony, Annie Barlow, Florence Mae Bradley, Lena E. Clough, John Henry Farrell, Mary Isabel Gregory, Constance Hickok, Jennie May Lee. Walter T. Mott, E. H. O'Brien, Rov Leonard Patrick, Alice Pattee, Flora E. Russell. May Winfred Rusi-ell, Henry L. Taft, Mary A. Touilinson. Walter Wallace Tyler, Mabel Sophia Way. Classical Course Charles A. Beach, Dudley Chase Graves, Peer Pn-pcott Johnson, Adelbert Fay Lowell,, Harry Perkins, Julius, S. Turrill. Charles S. Van Patten, Harris Hard Walker. After the exercises the class and some of the teachers had a group picture taken. BURUNfiTON CAPTURED. Company K of Hartford. Conn., of the Connecticut National Guard arrived in this city by special train Wednesday morning at 6:30 accompanied by Colt's Armory band of Hartford. After breakfasting at the Van Noss, the visitors including representatives of Co. M, V. N. G. and Ethan Allen Engine company of this city took the steamer Reindeer for an excursion to Ausable Chasm, Plattsburgh and among the islands of the lake. Upon their return to this city at 5:30 p. m., they were met hy Co. M, V. N. G., the Ethan Allen Engine Co., and the Sherman military band. A parade of the priucipal streets was made and on their return to city hall square they gave a dress parade. In the evening Colt's Armory band gave an open air concert which was well received. The visitors were the guests of 'he Etlians from 8 to 11 o'clock at their parlors. Thursday morning the visitors were given a tally-ho ride about the city. Af'er dinner at the Van Ness the pafty left by special train for Hartford. UNIVERSITY NOTES. G. D. Benedict, '93, is in the city. E. N. Sanctuary, '93 of Ilinesburgh is in the city. Miss Margeret A. Kinj. 13, of Cairo, N. Y., is visiting friends in college. Mrs. Woodward of Morrisville visited her daughter, Miss Agues Woodward, '97. last week. J. D. Allen, '93, who is a professor at the University of Virginia, is at home on his vacation. Miss Edna M. Lucas. '97, of St. Johnsbury, and Miss Blanche Brigham, '97, of Hyde Park, have gone home. Misses Helen F. Slade, '97, Arline E. Ladd, '97. and Mary E. Slade '97, left for their home in Thetford last Saturday. Misses Grace M. Bosworth, '96, Mattie E. Spafford, '96, and Florence J. May, '96. left yesterday morning for Northfield, Mass., where they were sent as delegates from the college Y. W. C. association to the Young Women's Summer Conference. The skunk farm near Buchanan Mich , is boominj. Not less than 5.000 are burrowed in tho side hills. The hides are worth troui $1.25 to 9100 etch. Near Akron, N. Y., there is another such a farm. Here is another industry in which Vermont might not stand at th" foot of the ladder of success. The 12th annual encampment of the Vermont division Si.tis ot Veterans, in conjunction with the fourth annunl eti-esniptnent of the Vermont division Ladles' Aid soeie'ieg. ao the annual reunion of the Limoil Valley Veterans' association will be held at Morrisville on June 20, 27 and 28. The encampment promises to be the most important of any yet held. Child & Walte of Hyde Park personal mortgage broker1, and mariularturers of lumber, have dissolved partnership, 1 R M iMiruni CniM Tur UA-rrm 51 Church Street, Burlington, Vt. Sells DUNLAP ard RETSEL HATS. You can save money by trading with him. He sells the be3t UNDERWEAR in the city for 50 cent per Garment. He has all wool Summer Underwear for $1.25 per Garment. A good Makintosh for $6.50. Custom Suits perfect for $15 00. Nice Whit Shirts linn bosoms 75 cents Collars and Cuffs at low prices. Mens half hose, and every thing else pertaining to a gentlemen outfit at the lowest prices. Trunks from $1.00 up to the best made. Travelling bags from 50 cents to the finest Alligator. Please consider this and do not waste your money by bnyiug elswhere. Do yourself a favor by getting value received for every dollar expended. 51 CHURCH STREET, BURLINGTON, VT. DEMOCRATS ELECT DELEGATES To the State and District Conventions at a Caucus Held Last Evening:. The Burlington Democrats held their caucus to elect delegates to the Democratic State and district convention in City hall last evening. Chairman Hicks of the City committee called the caucus to order and for chairman nominated W. E. Hall, who was elected. J. R. Kelley was chosen secretary. On motion of J. H. Holton the chairman appointed a committee, consisting of J. H. Holton, P. C. Dodge and C. F. Grover to report a list of delegates. The committee reported as follows : To the State convention J. A. Brown, J. B. Henderson, J. E. Burke, William Fitzserald. J. J. Shea, F. O. Sinclair. J. J. Flynn, W. E. Hall, G. L. LaFountain, J. H. Holton, C. C. Miller, J. A. Childs, J. J. Enright, A. P. Grinell, W. H. Colli-son. Howard Craue, Charles Steincamp, C. F. Grover, J. W. O'Sullivan, G. A. Hall, C. A. Hibbard, A. It. Lemon, P. C. Dodge. To District convention M D. McMahon, James A. Kellev, John li. Kellev, Michael Murphy, J. E. Cayea, J. E. Russell, J. W. Daley, Charles Cota Patrick Moran, P. H. Uorley, F. X. Thibeault, Patrick Cosgrove, W. H. Hale, J. Du-hamel, Arthur Crane, James Madigan, Joseph DeVarennes, H. X. Drurv, T. P. Daley. E. E. Knott, W. H. H. Conner, P. J. Euright, J. S. Denning. The committee also recommended that the district delegates be made alternates for the delegates to the State convention, and vice versa, all of which was accepted and adopted. CITY COURT. The Prohibitory Wheel Rolls Over Several Victims. The number of our erring citizens whose feet have slipped during the past week was below the average, uevertbeless the prohibitory cephalo-podous got several of the wayward within its grasp with telling effect. Saturday nigbt John Bailey took an overdose of Jamaica ginger which he purchased of an unknown druggist somewhere in this city. John has lived in this city several years but the nearest he could come to the geography of the drug store was that it was on Church street. Mr. Bailey paid for his over-load S10 with costs of $13 51. William Howard was found Sunday with a burden of beer. He naid $5 with costs of $13 69. He appeard and S. M. Fliut became bis bondsman. Howard hd no recollection of where he foun-i the beer. No disclosure. Peter Cayo created a breach of the peace and it cost him in court Monday, $5 with costs of S7 21. He appealed and J. W. Fouutam became his sure ty iu the sum of $50. Joseph Pasha, Jr., was one of the most interesting characters of the week. He appeared Mondav on a charge of intoxication and disclosed on Ernest Mereier. Mercier appeared and plead not guilty. W. II. Goillins, E q., defended Mr. Mercier and States Attorney Cushman led the prosecution. Pasha claimed to have drunk from six to two dozen "'beers" at Mr. Mereier's and Mr. Mercier claimed to have refused him t'tiat many times. Evidence was introduced to show thas Mr. Mereier was entirely innocent and he was discharged. Pasha, Jr., paid $5 with costs of $8.51, No lurther disclosure. Our old friend John Peady paid $17.51 Monday for a breach of the peace. John tried to impress on the clerk of the American House the fact that his cah was the only oue in town and a war followed. John's cab still runs. The Stark Paper company of N rth Bennington tins started its State Line ptpcr mill after a shut-down of several months. Charles Rufus Young, the Bennington horse thief, was sentenced Wednesday to the State's prison for 10 years. WE Vs Y v. v; P A a !ei ur tvtijty-five eatjsecu-t;vt years' buiussa i? i'.fi SSfeis v fjavt sisl ver injstnjujwtj. fur C'siEire? Our lsfoumwb lure S'hwrHainsL MiberaL PER DAY Easiiy Made. We w.ant many men, women, boys, and girls to work for us a few hours daily, right in and around t';ii'iroivn holm's. The business is easy, pleasant, turijily honorable, and pays better than any other offered agents. You have a clear field and no competition. Experience and special ability unnecessary. Xo eupirul required. We equip you with everything that you need, treat you well, and help you to earn ten times ordinary wages. Women do as well as men, and boys and girls make good pay. Any one, anywhere, can do the wort All succeed who follow our plain and Bim-ple directions. Earnest work will surely bring you a great deal of money. Everything is new and in great demand. Write for our pamphlet circular, and receive full information. No harm done if you conclude not to go on with tho business. George Stinson&Co., Box 488, PORTLAND, MAINE. 15,000 in JLIt ' - 5 TO LAWN MOWERS. STILL SELL THE Granite State as we can find no other as good. If you want one this spring, don't fail to try them. J. H. HOLTON.

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