Middletown Penny Press, September 29, 1902

Middletown Penny Press

September 29, 1902

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Middletown Penny Press (Newspaper) - September 29, 1902, Middletown, Connecticut WHOLE NO. 8,693. (EIGHT PAGES.) HIDpLETOWK, CONH, MONDAY, SEPTEMBEE 29, 1902. (EIGHT PAGES.) PBICE ONE ^ENTL A Chat About Our S. . There iss but one grade of' tailoring to which we cling, the highest grade. We have no sympathy with,'nor take any part jn so-, called "cheap" tailoring. Our ready-for-wear Clothing serves you a hundred per cent better.,.. * But we do turn out the, best class of work that carefully selected cloths in the hands of the most expert cutters and fitters can0produce. Highest grade possible, whether you pay $15 or s $50, or between, for Suit or Overcoat. . Keep to your own standard of satisfaction and expect us to reach it in whatever we make for you.^ If we fail it's our loss, not yours; "Satisfaction or money back'-' means nothingness than: it says here._ Select from a wonderfully complete collection of imported and domestic woolens now on display. Orders are coming in; first in, first out ' - Good ready-to-wear Clothing for men and boys. ^ Boston One Price Clothing Co., R. W. CAMP & CO., Props � *�� '^f'' ^) l�l 1" IIII Attention Please To our line of Veranda Turned Work, ^Dolonial "Columns, Stub Posts, Spindles and Balusters. '.Have just unloaded three cars Vancouver Red Cedar Shingles,. Slickest : there.Is in the market today. Come 9tnd look at them. L. 0. & E. S. DAVIS. At the Lumber Yard. The best place tn the city for Iron Beds, :Spr1ner&, and a complete line of Mattresses, Pillows. Blankets and Com-tortables. also Pictures. Undertaking sarefully and properly attended to at the lowest living prices. Telephone, Store and House. T. W. O'KEEFE, 463 Mam St. MIDDLETOWN COJTN. Don't fail to see our 29c easels. A. E. HOLMES, 13 E NT I-ST. 368 MAIN STREET. 9�]�pfc� Call. M-C "'KSS EG. ABERNETHY, 277 Maio Street, first Door South Y. M. C. A. a* p. French, Dentist. 201 Main Street. first Door South Municipal Building. Telenb"��� Connection 0. S. WATROUS, D. D. & and Associate Dentists, �67 Main St, ffliddletown Brass Castings . OF ALL KINDS, the W H. CHAPMAN CO., ' CKAS, W, WABITEB', Eeceiver, tthddietown Conn. "remember^tHat Is fourteen years ofi age', has twice as large an attendance as any other business school  in Hartford. Faculty of ei^ht. School occupies three floors, placed ICtil graduates in situations in 71 months ending: Sent. 27th. --does, the best work, gives* Individ 11 ril instruction. Eight of the, thirteen teachers -employed in the, .four business schools of Hnrtford, teach at Huntsinger's. Passenger elevator for pupils. ACTUAL. lU'SlNKSS PRACTICE from the first Any of graduation. The cost of tuition, stationery ard all supplies last year was only $11.90 per month, ffp text, book* to-buy. Have you read our booklets? E.-:WUK.UNTSfNG�R,. )D-Ajylum St., Niar Main St., Hartford. Read This Ad The oyster season is again with us, and you.can always find them at Cha-fee's 74 E. Court street, fresh-in .-or out of the shell and cooked in the different styles to order, by a first-class chef. ^.Iso, Lobsters, Soft Crabs, Scallops, Little Neck Clams, Steak, Chops, Poultry, and the famous Newport Sausage, the finest in the - land. Brook. Trout and Game in season. A regular .dinner every day, A fine line of Imported Champagne and Domestic Wines.  " - I have Seven Barrels . of Native Grape that is fifteen, years old and very fine and nice. Delivered ' to family, at $1.59 per gallon. First-class good's at fair prices. GEO. A. l HA FEE, Prop. FINANCIAL ILLINOIS CENTRAL Railroad Co. Rights, bought and and sold by -. . _ THE JACKSON COMPANY/ 163 Court St., . MIDDLETOWN. - - - Connecticut. I IF YOU WANT RELIABLE | Fire Insurance, | Call, Write or Telephone - $ BACON & GUY,I 5 Phone 15-2 265 Main St. ^ middletown - | Steam Laundry/ Our Office is Open Every Evening Un- W til Eight O'clock. 3 Saturdays Nine. 9 E. STROUD & CO, | 94 COURT STREET. ' . . I Teams to collect and deliver. ^ NOW OPEN! MECHANICS F/UR MECHANICS BUILDING, BOSTON. For Six Weeks, beginning Sept. 22 FlWt Fair Held in Four Tears. The best Fair ever held bvthis Association. It is replete with origin at .clean anjl educational noreltifs.-Here may be seen the finest collection of machinery and the pcoducts of (he great manufacturers of. America ever before brought together. Special Additional Attractions consist of VariohB Forms of Entertainment. ' Marvelous Spectacular Effects-  Music by a Renowned Band. Instruction and pleasure Combined. -Admission, - 25 Cents. Includes Every thins- Ajk youT toctl K.i!ro�i "Aj^ofc particular* in regard to tprri&l nil-way rstrt from jour city to Boswd for this frrnt. . STORAGE FOR HOUSEHOLD GOODS. PIANOS AND MERCHANDISE In a new store house on Fagan Ave., off" Washington Street Inquire of Geo. L. Rogers. 146 Court Street. A SECOND OPERATION. President Roosevelt Again Under the'Knife. SHIN- BONE POUND TO BE AFFECTED, ! But Doctors Insist That It I� Not a Serloni Matter and That Tbey Ex-- p*ct the Patient'* Convalescence to Be Vnlnterrnpled. " . Washington, Sept. 29.-Another oper-atiou has been performed on "the abscess on tHe left leg of President Roosevelt. In tbe former operation a simple needle was used to relieve the trouble, but this time the Burgeons with a knife made an'incision into the Binafl cavity, exposing the bone, which was found to be sligU^ry affected. The president's case has been progressing satisfactorily, but it is believed by the physicians that the further operation will hasten his complete recovery. While none of the doctors Is willing to be quoted, they give the most'positive assurances that there Is not the least cause for Hlarm and say that; on the contrary, there is every'indication of a speedy recovery, that the area of bone affected is very slight and will not result In any impairment of the president'^ limb and that there is no evidence whatever of any matter that would produce blood poisoning. They confidently expect that the president will be oh his feet.within a reasonable time and/with his robust constitution to assist recovery, soon will be himself again. New York Phy.lclan There. - Dr. Newton M. Shaffer of New York, who long has been acquainted with the Roosevelt family and has attended the president's] children at various times and who also-is a well .known bone specialist, joined the president's physicians in their morning consultation. It was noticed that there had been a alight rise in the president's temperature and an increase in^ocal symptoms, and the conclusion was reached that the patient's recovery would be bib stoned by making an incision of the wound for the purpose of relieving the slight, tension or swelling which was present and also to drain the'wound. The operation was performed between 2 and 3 o'clock In the afternoon: An application of cocaine was used to allay the pain. The president stood the operation well and subsequently expressed his satisfaction at the successful result Dr. Rixey, the surgeon general of the navy, performed the operation,' assisted by Dr. Lung, tbe presidents regular physician. ,Dr. O'Reilly, who also was present with the other physicians, is the. surgeon general of the army; and Dr. Edward K. Stitt, another of those present, is in charge of the Naval Museum" of Hygiene, and Medical school. Tlie Prentrteiit RentlTC.  The physicians took a roseate view of the president's prospects for gettitiig out again. He lias become, somewhat restive because .of his close confinement^ and r'ho, physicians are considering the advisability of permitting him to take a ride in a few days. They say the question now is simply one.of the healing.of the wound and reiterate that �this will be hastened by the second -operation. Dr. Shaffer called at the temporary White House in the evening for a social visit and found the president in the best of spirits. At the White House at 10 o'clock it was said that the president was doing 'well-and'that no additional statement would be issued. Late in the evening Dr. Shaffer, while he declined "to discuss generally the president's case, authorized in the most positive manner the Statement that there need not-be the least cause for anxiety or alarm regarding his condition, but said, on the contrary, he could give every'assurance of: tbe belief that the president would soon, recover.  .Secretary Cortelyou has issued the f-olllowing bulletin: "Dr. Xewton M. Shaffer'of New York joined the president's physicians In consultation at 10 o'clock. ' 1- . "The increase in local symptoms and a rise in temperature rendered it necessary to make an incision into small cavity, exposing the lione, which . was found to be slightly affected. Thorough drainage is now established, and the physicians feel confident that recovery will be uninterrupted. . "The operation was performed by Surgeon General Rixey, assisted by Dr. Lung and in consultation with Surgeon General O'Reilly and Drs-..Shaffer, trie and Stitt." ' -. Hnitlan Rebel* Defeated. .- Kingston; Jamaica, Sept. 29.-The German gunboat Panther has:arrived here from Haiti. She reports that the government troops under General Alexis Nord. have -defeated the rebels and are occupying the village of Limbe. General Jean .Tumeau, General Firmin's right hand man, is reported to be- dead. After taking on coal,and provisions the Panther will go to Venezuela-by way of Trinidad. '  . . Severe Pacific Storms, San Francisco, Sept.-29.-The steamer Nippon Marii has arrived from the orient after passing through two of the worst storms. that have visited the south Pacific in many years. Passengers declare that .their experience was Bometlfing^fearful. Among the passengers on the Nippon Maru were Chie Wa Cuing and Kwon Dong Kin, two Chinese diplomats bound for Washington, + * The Finest Display in the History of the Store. O ur O p e n i n g is N oyv Ove r and a Lively one it was. THE BIG STORE The weather made no.appreciable difference. It started with a rush, both the crowds and selling. 'A number of A^ddletown ladies, who attended the New' York' open-lgs prohoTTirce our hats superior to any one display in the great ketropolis. VTae very height of artistic perfection finds expression hi our grani display of Trimmed Millinery. This is the universal opinion expressed, at our opening. * * PROMINENT MIDDLETOWN LADY, and a well-known connois-selir of all that appertains to correct dressing, says: - Competition with such a magnificent line as yours, and particularly your trimmed hats, is impossible. Your line of ..goods is not only a credit to Middletown.but if placed in any of the largest cities of our country, would be second to none. ' ' � Everything worth seeing In the millinery line was shown at- our opening, and a-thousand items shown, here will not be seen elsewhere. Ours is not a little parlor millinery display, but a grand and immense line of the most beautiful goods there is to be found. - Anyone desiring the privilege of paying front 25 to 50 per cent, more for far less artistic millinery than we furnish, and .with the smallest kind of an assortment to select from, can do so by applying elsewhere.^ That's the whole story in a nut shell. 'J Wats /primmed Free of Charge | : SPEAR BROTHERS, f 33f6 Main Street. V- I The Firm that Knows How. ' AUTO EXPERIMENT NEW YORK COMPANY EXPERTS BUILD MACHINE TN NEW ' ' � LONDON. ' .'  The Day is enabled to give its readers more information concerning the autombibile* which it has already stated was constructed, at.the Brown Cotton Gin shops. Quite to the contrary the uncompleted automobile, which has attracted some, attention during. trial spins on the roads In this vicini ty,. is a machine designed by a Newito New York a year or so ago,' will York concern, the H-F Construction Co., which owns "several patents on power transmitting devices, including gear cases for change of speed and di-rection, and which can be fitted to any motor. The H-'F company, through its man-ager,"M. A. Harris, \as been-building power transmitters at the works of theJ^rown Cotton" Gin Co. in this oity. Lately it was .decided to fit one of their Class D transmitters,'recently devised, to an automobile of the runabout class. Work was begun on the new ma-chine di-ring the latter part of-July and the different .parts have been assembled during the last few weeks. The new machine proved a complete success. It was run out Without sign of paint and Without upholstering of. any kind, making the run down Pe-quot "avenue to "Ocean beach, to Ocean avenue, thence through the crowded streets, the round "trip being accomplished twice without hftch . or. accident, aside from the Ghafn running off "the sprocket once. The gasoline motor,.which furnishes the power, is of three and a Half nominal, horsepower, of .the'single cylinder type, Although this motor is.rather, small for a machine that weighs around 1,000 pounds, the patent transmitter enables it- to carry the whole machine, with two passengers, up'an ordinary grade. The. speed is controlled with remarkable facility from a small throttle lever � placed- on the seat, and in addition to a friction clutch for starting, the . transmitter contains two positive . ciutche^s for change of speed and one,.positive" clutcn for reversing. Improvements in the electrical part, including arrangements of the battery" and coil, have been made by E. P. Lau rent, a young Frenchman who, in ad-ditom to possessing a thorough .knowledge of electrical science, has had_ wide, experience in the construction of automobiles in France.-New -London Day. TO MINE ASBESTOS. The promoters of the Connecticut Asbestos Mining company,, who claim to control the only asbestos mine in Connecticut, being that located~on the farm of H. C. Butler at Nepa'ug in the southern part-of the town of New Hartford and about nine miles "from Winsted are issuing stock par value.?1 a share and expect very shortly to organize a stock company with a capital of ?25.000. They report that one-halt the stock is subscribed for already, early buyers .oeing let in-at 20 cents a share. CONVENTION ECHOES The 'democratic candidate for governor. Hon. Melbert Oary, traces his ancestry bacfc to Deacon Joseph Cary, who settled in Windham in the.year 1694. - BACK TO HARTFORD ,- BICYCLE SALES DEPARTMENT TO BE MOVED FROM NEW YORK The - receivers of the American: .Cycle*' Manufacturing company have decided to remove the eastern and foreign sales departai?'nt from New York to Hartford. The departments will be located in the main office 'building- of. the Pope Manufacturing company. Charles E. Walker, , who was in charge of the department, previous to the removal again be manager of it. It is anticl pated that .from 75 to 100 people-will-re turn as a result of the removal. The force will include clerks; stenographers, bookkeepers and territory sales^ men The .sa\es department will be entirely independent, in management, of the factory proper. . DElAD ON FLOOR. -'Joseph Aver was found dead in his woodshed .in New ' Britain. Frank Qiiarte, who .lives in Avery's house, went out to shut up chickens, noticed that, the door of the woodshed was open'and looking in he saw Avery'? body on the floor. -Avery was the principal witness against Chas. Gilbert, who .is now serving a life sentence in ' Wethersfield prison for "the murder of Charles Cadwell, a recruiting officer for the government, during war time. Avery saw Gilbert" and Cadwell walking together the night of the murrler and the next morning Cad-wen's dead body was found a short distance from^JShe sp.ot where. Avery saw them. Whenf Gilbert escaped from prison Avery wSs in mortal tferror of him. . He hadf an idea that^^lbert would seek h'ini out and kill him for testifying ag^inpt him^a He .expressed unbounded jpieasure when Gilbert was recaptured "and returned to prison. A PARSON'S NOBLE ACT. "I want all the world to know," writes. Rev. C. J. Budlong, of Ashaway, R. I., "what, a thoroughly good and reliable medicine I found in Electric Bittrs. They-cured me of jaundice and liver troubles that had caused me. f-great suffering for many years. .For a genuine, all around cure they excel anything I ever saw." Electric Bitters are the surprise of all for their wonderful- work- in Liver, Kidney and Stomach troubles. Don't fail to- try them. Only 50 cts. . Satiesfaction' is guaranteed by C. E. Blodgert, of Port land; Westcott Bros., East Berlin; Tyler's drug store. ('J) RLUEFISH IN THE RACE. Bluetish have struclf on in large numbers and big catches-are reported. The fish are cunning in good size and are voracious, taking the hook. readi* ly. The Race seems to be the .favorite fishing rounds and the. majority of fish come" from this section. It is reported that a Connecticut river fisherman has brought in enough fish in the last, three days to almost .pay for his boat. ' s GLOVES. C.,.. There .probably isn't anything a particular as her5 gloves. The more the more reason why you should buy gloves that we know, and can warrant comes to our counter; The new lines sortments. Will be pleased to show at one dollar. At that price we give KID, not lambskin or smaschen. The but it isn't necessary to go clean ther*-wanted colors, and the only real kid in woman wears, about which she is a* particular YOU" are Miss" or Madame, your Kid Gloves here. We sell only No job lots or bargain Stuff eve?. for fall are here now in complete a�-them to you. We start glove price* you. the famous Lorient. . It's REAL best glove man in New York Bells it, for it. Here they are-aH sizes-all town at the price- , ONE DOLLAR There is a new glove this season, too. .The Lavrable. As its name implies, it's washable." There are several so-called washaible kids. This ifl the one that does wash. Not so expensive either, $1.65. Several other good firings here, also. Can't tell it all to you here. Better come and se� them. Don't forget those two names, though- ** The Lorient for $1.00 The Lavable for $1.65 NEW FURS.,... May seem a trifle early to talk Furs, but its worth, yo.ur while. The one's that are here now were made up in the summer- months. They are full .twenty per cent, better-for the money than those made in the rush of the season.' Ours are made specially to our" order by the best makers in the business. ' No fancy names or fancy prices on-them. .The prettiest collection Ve have ever shown of Neck Scarfs and Muffs,is here now. Sable Opossum, Isanelia Opernum, Black Marten,Black Lynx, Black Fox, Sable Fox, Isabella Fox and Raccoon are �Brong the fl&* vorites. Scarfs, $5. to $37.50 Muffs, lo o$25� -While you are looking them ovec there are new things in Winter Garment.-; coming in every day. LACE CURTAINS,,. There is a specially choice collect Muslin Cartams here "this fall. Many Brussels, Nets, Nottingham, and Ruf only here. . Our syndicate buying makes a.big right to the makers, both Foreign and cash and save at least one profit for tion this week to. these four special come early if interested. One lot of some designs. Quite a $6 value, at ion of the wanted things in Lace, and novelties among them in Arabian, fled Bcbinet Curtains, that you'JKfind differoncp in the prices, too. We go Domestic, place big orders for. spot you by so doing. - Want your atten-lots. They are all bargainsf Bettef very fit>e Arabian Curtains in. hand-' $4.75 a pair  One.lot Nottingham Curtains." Good desirable patterns, actvilly -wojo*"!* $2.35, at i'' - $!.50 a pair One Jot-Fancy Bobbinet Curtains, 2\'2 yards long, $1.50 value, at $1.19 a pair One lot Muslin Curtains, with ruffled edge, regularly $1,25, At 98c a oair u Mattresses. When you come here for a mattress we'lltell you all we know about them. They don't do that way some places. Of course we all like a hair mattress, but if you must pay less than $10 for one, better try our Cotton Felt. They are clean, sanitary and durable. Warranted not to mat -down, and many people .prefer .them to hair. They start in 'price at $8.48, and up to<$15. ' In hair mattresses we have a very ispeclar vakie at $10.4S. Others up to $30. Whatever price you wish to pay- you'll save money .here. ITOVES. Doiv't know what we'll get to burS this winter.but here are the stoves Chat will burn anything. 'Oak, CyllndeB and Air Tight Wood Stoves. The best line in town is on our floor now. T!h� Dpy Goods Prices on them will male* it(ea.5ier to buy coal. To take the chill off these cool nlghta-and evenings, try one of our Sm.olce< less Oil Heaters. A special one week at $3.98.' this The best and cheapest heater made, FOLDING CHAIRS TO LET Building Lota for Sale; All Kinds of Second Hand Goods for sale. HOUSE TO RENT. T. E. Smith, 540 Main St 320-322 ;