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   Middletown Penny Press (Newspaper) - March 10, 1905, Middletown, Connecticut                                WHOLE NO. 8,446. EIGHT PA0ES, THE PENNY PEESS, MIDDLETQWS., GOlpF., FKIDAY, I    *     t         �   ��*���� HAVE YOU SEEJN IT? . Have you seen our handsome window display of the new spring styles of Curtis perfect fitting collars? If notf, don't fail -to see the largest display of col. lars ever shown in the state. If you're critical about your linen, just try these famous    .   CRARY ISC, Two for a Quarter           that is the method we^employ to keep- busy. And with all this bargain giving there's no falling -c^ In quality.  .  I Your money refunded for anything unsatisfactory the rule here. .    '     ' It's a guarantee of both price and quality. ! . Forty pieces Real Torchon Lace, made in Germany, all widths from one inch to three inches. Inserting to match only 5c a yard. , Come in and see them whether you want to purchase 6r not. They are the best'for the price even seen in this city. You'll say so yourself. - SHIRT WAISTS. Come here first when you're looking for a waist. New ones coming in every other day-some crack-a-jacks will be here for Saturday. We have still a fine assortment and all sizes, at 35c, worth 50c; and 49c, worth 75p. . N. B.-We are only beginning our campaign of cut prices -better keep jyour eye on us and look around a little before you buy. ' tt tt tt tt tt tt IT PAYS. IVIAIIM The decision bjf the Superior judgment to tbej In Mr. Bennett piaragraph.in rejgard to the $50 bje left to Mr. Bryan is operati decision, and the result is as aibpve.     The Superior court SEALED LET WILL SAYS Hartford, ;Marrh 10-Tie supreme dourt of Connectjicut yesterday; hattded down a decisioA Bennett will cake, in whiich. Wjlliam J. Bryan has figured as a possible beneficiary to the exjtent of $50,000,----- vided in..a "sealed letter'] left former New Yorfe merchant Upholds the decision cpurt, which rendered effect that the clause will containing the ,000 to jve and that the said fuhq" is a part of as pro-by: the With no purpose, tpr says that thfe liam J. Bryan. the residuary estate. jMr. Bryan, after one oif the most interesting trials ever held inifcew Hayqn, appealed from this stated having held that the seated letter was ho part of the will, the only question to decide was on its contents as a testamentary djocument.. Clause 12 of the will leaves $50,000 to Mrs. Bennett in trust while the sealed let-money is left to Wil-Therefore the Supreme court holds, that the Superior court is right in deciding that the clause is' opera^iye. - What the! Decision Says.; In its decisicjn[ the Supreme court today says, in part: i I No effect can pe- given: this ?'sealed lietter" as a part of the will,' feven if evidence was offered to prove that it was in existence and- known to th.e testator at the tiine the will te exe cuted. i � To treat this! lpttef* as an operatiye declaration of trust would be, in effect, to hold that testamentary disposition of property could be made by an instrument not executed in conforinitory with the statutes iregulatihg such trans fers of properties.       - j The opinion jpes into the history of the will case in detail, j-reviewing it from the first contest over thej sion'of the sealed letter in New before the Superior court.      I    Counsel for Ur. Bryani wh'eji asked tonight if the case woijild       taken any higher, sail that it would Mr. Bryan Notified. M Milwaukee,   March   10.-The spatch from Hertford annouricjing the decision of the Supreme couri'in the Philo S. Bennett will cas4, wa|s Mr. Bryan over the telephone night, at the conclusion pf hijs here.-   Mr. ,Bryaln said hje ha^i for Saturday and Monday. We were fortunate the past week in finding two small lots on their �ands, made up for this spring, whij to close out at once.;   We took them at what seemed low figure for new, clean goods, and we offer them to| They won't last over Saturday and Monday. Black Mercerized Petticoats Fifteen dozen.  Made of extra quality sateen, of u bright lustrous finish, in .different lengths, 39 to 42 inches. Six different styles, in three and four ruffles, and in accordion plaits. Made in the very ikeest way, and would retail ordinarily at $1,50.......................SPEQIAL 98 CENTS EACH �manufacturers   with hi|ch they were anxious to us   a  ridiculously you in the same way. admis-Haven not be. de- read to late last lecture not re- ceived any direct notice pf the court's decision and;had^ no comnientj to -make further than that, he rjresuNied tn.� decision ends tie contest. FOR COAL BUSINESS Consolidated Said | to Trade. be    Getting 2 < < I MIDDLETOWN GAS LIGHT CO, t  -3 Says the Providence Journal: "The agreement between the New York.New Haven .& Hartford � Railroad company and the Ontario' & Western road by virtue of which the New Haven system has secured entrance into the*coal regions has had an effect on the coal business which -jformerly passed through'this port toithe interior towns. As it is now, undeij the railroad contract, the Ne'w HaVen system, which has combined under its jurisdiction nearly all 
                            

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