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Acton Concord Enterprise (Newspaper) - December 10, 1913, Acton, Massachusetts RPRISE VOLUME XXVI December io, leis. no. îe o The C. W. Blake Co., Inc.. Is pleased to inform its patrons that it has been fortunate in obtaining Mr. J. M. Chase, of Maiden who will have charge of the prescription end of the business. Mr. Chase, who has had twenty-eight years' experience in this line of work, will give your wants his utmost attention. Thanking you for your past patronage, we remain, Yours truly, Ciarles W. Blake Co., Inc., BEDFORD MASS. Store will be uiirii from 7.Ü0 A. M. tu Li I P. M. MAYNARD —FOR SÄLE- Good Solid Gleit Oak Cord Wood ¡11 Int, iir delivered in lirdl'urd pptf So Ho 0& Bedford Springs, Mass. M *++++#+ dp - Amé«; ^ i ^Sensible 'l'In' movement toward* ncnsiltli- gifts grows sica'lily cucii .vi-ar ami il is now to stores of tliis Uiml tlmt ninny sliopjuMs turn—for Urn* arc tin- runl giftf, most anpr-ci-alctl of all. ¡Sim* our line of «.„.SLIPPERS 000 Tin: ideal Kill for man or wm ii.iii—.lUoour line of slioes, «ailers. iuIjIm I's, l;oots, iivi-'-'urs. • If you want to he miic In i>I<m >■ !>uv'your tiil"l-s here MURPHY. © ¿¿¿iO &V¿2> ¿J,¿i «ü <J (Successor t<Hu.o. II. Creighton) MAIN STREET - MAYNARD, MISS. 00000000000000000000000 0000000c. .000000000000000 8 o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o ó o o oGifts That the Heart Of Every Member of the Family We have dune every possible tiling ' make gift limiting enjoyable here. COME ! COME ! COME ! o o Albeit Sullivan wan a r cent gui'Mi. of Arlington relutlvei). Mr«. W. I. Glovor, Chandler st., has been seriously III ilurliu; the week. George Hooper left on n several ilny»' business trip to Dcuiilugton, Vt., Sunday evening. LoiiIh KohIM spent several days during the latter part of tlie week In Newport. N. M. Samuel Townsenil of Alilngtoii was entertained by friends In town dining the earlv part of the week. Mrs. John Hnggerty and daughter Mnry of Uolton were reeent miosis of Mr. nml .Mrs. Dennis Sheehan. Miss Kmiiui Holi6rts returned here from Lynn Saturduy, where she spent the past to days with relatives. Miss Lottie Ryan of West Hutlntid was home for a Sunday visit with licv parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Ryan. MIkf Pauline Bent, who has been recently entertained by friends In Souiervllle. returned home Saturday evening. The death of the old year and the birth of the new Ib presaged by some very beautiful calendars, which are being circulated. Miss ..union and Harold Archer of Franklin visited their grandparents. I Mr. pntl Mrs. Thomas Archer, during j Mic early uart of the week. Svante Hllden. one of Facie Sam's boys who is stationed at Fort Strong. ! Unston harbor, wen n week end guest of friends In town. He Is a former ri sldent here. The local ofllce of the M. & H. Gas Co. closed Saturday evening. Hereafter the business of the company wi!! be transacted at the Johnson Plinr-mncv. Miss Amies Wllkins of WlHon, Me. n former classmate of Miss Dorotlo T'ersons at Wheaton college. was entertained by tiie latter during the week. C. J. Lviich. the progressive (not In the political sense) cigar denier. Is putting out some nice Christinas boxes of cigars. An admirable gift for tlie man who smokes. One of the delivery wagons of the National Exnress Co. presents a nattv aopearance in a fresh coat of paint, the work being done by \V. C. Cos-tello of West Acton. Mlsa Helen and Dorothy Eldredge returned to school In Marlboro Monday, following the Thanksgiving recess, which they spent with Dr. and Mvs. ijanlel Goodenow. Kverett Toop and Edward Miller narttclpated In the Old Folks' concert, which was held under the auspices of the Cnton church In Concord Junc: tion Thursday evening. Fred Chandler of Rochdale was home for a week end visit with rein-tlveB. Ho was accompanied home by Ills wife and daughter Gertrude, who have been Bolournlns with relative« for the past ten days. Fdward Sheelian. who is Ko.ionrnlug with Ills grandmother. Mrs. John Hag-certy In Bolton. was tendered a birthday partv bv her Saturdnv. A number of friends were entertained and although oiily four years old. Kdward Bhnwed himself a capnVile liost. The drama, which The Enterprise •¡mike so highly of In last weolt's edition. was repeated bv tho members of I the Dramntlc club of the Socialist so-1 ele'y in its hall on Parker Bt., Satur-1 day evening. If possible, even a | greater success than that of the previous week was scored. ! The Peoples National hank of Mnr!-! boro paid out $85.000 Wednesday as ¡a result (■of the Christmas Savlnss ' club conducted during the year. The j Maynard Triist Co. plans to run a similar club this year. A small payment I each week accumulates until a liand-| some sum is saved at the end of the prescribed period. I ft. P. Townsend carried all of tlie | copper gutters, flashings, etc.. which I he has been making at his Main st. ! shop for the new Catholic church in ! Needham, to that town Saturday. ' There Is in all over 1201» pounds of I copper, which he has used. Conlrac-i tor James Mullln. who has had tlie i contract for tho church, la being eon-! gratulated for the fine work he Imii j accomplished. It is rapidly ncarlnc completion. Electrically Equipped / CONCORD CONCORD JUNCTION Tho frratcit motorcycle »«In» ever achieved. 7 II. P. Twin . equipped «¡til lilccirio Head l.iih», t'.IcMTÌo T»it I.iíht. Wcrtrir Minai. ino hey Murnio Datiertes and Gorhin-ltftmn Hcar-Drivo .Spcidmnci-cr. I ncc 5260.00. Seo Catalog tor detailed detcrlptlnn. 0MÜMI MOTOCYCLES FOR 60,000 brand-new red machines will go out over the Indian trails during thc coining year—the greatest motorcycle production in the history of the industry. They will flash forth fully armed with " Thirty-Ki^it Betterments for 1914!" Armed with powerful and beautiful Electrical Equipment! Armed with a New Standard of Value which must completely overturn all existing ideas of motorcycic worth. All standard Indian models for 1914 come equipped with electric head light, electric tail light, two sets high amperage storage batteries, elcctric signal, Corbin - Brown rear-drive speedometer. You cannot fully realize the 1914 Indian without a ttioraii(<li Mndy o( the I9M Indian Catalog, It makes plain n host of compelling Indian facts tlmt nil nintor-cycle-intercsted men can consider to their real profit. Send for tlie 1914 Indian Catalog—tho most intcrcatmi! volu.tie of motorcycle literature you've ever read. The 1914 line of Indian Motocyclea consists cf: 4 H.P. Single.. Service Model.............................$2i!0.00 7 H.P. Twin Twp-Twenty• Five, Regular Model.......... 225,(10 7 H.P. Twin Two-Sixty, Standard Model................. 260.00 7 H.P. Twin Light Roadster Model...................... 260.00 7 H.P. Twin Two Speed, Regular Model................. 27S.t!0 7 H.P. Twin Two Speed, TourUt Standard Model ........ .>(10.00 7 H.P. Twin Hendee Special Model (with Elcctrio Starter) 325.1)0 Prices F.O.B. FactoryWhite's Müiú Street gasa« Concord, Mass »team, Water and Furnace Heating PNEUMATIC WATER SUPPLY WIND MILL AND GASOLINE ENGINES ; SHEET METAL WORK Agent fvir the famous (ilenwuud Stoves and liaiigew «ml Mason Tinware Ixiok at tlie !<Ur counter in Sloven»'. Koine great imicalim there. Alius Florence Whitney lu mmlnttiu: III W. I). t'niHH' store durliiR tlie iioll duyn. V.' ri; *viit; liiTim on the building of feuecu order for Stidhury id. during the week. Corinthian lodK". A. K. ii A. M., conferred the IIi'ni ilej;ree or. tvo eandl u Monday nit;lit. MIhh Mary Wlitie and MIhb f'onnor-lou HilliHlituteil In lhe Mnvnanl irrho'ilH dnrl"!; I lie |>ri Heiit weolt. Tile I idleir ('liarital)le Hoeloty 1h he-Imt entertained at the liomo of Mrn. f hnrlrti 10. IIrown till« Wedncsdny afternoon. Mr. nnd Mrn. Tlioninn 1'otornon have li-en In Albany. N. Y.. durltm the weelt wliere lliey were called by tile t'i-Mi of tlie latter'« brother. There will ho no further nieelliip j of the Womnu'n elub till« month, ovv-iiicr to the holiday iieaBon, the next ! re"«litr meetlnp eomlnp on Jan. 12. JiihI renieniher Hioho Red Ciohm riiriutniiii; tseiilw. 11« nui'c utid Ret a >:eeil Hiipnly of the llttlo HtieUofH and n'd In »lie flght aRultiHt tho Great \V'llt(. I'laKIIO. Nomination of offlcerB and tlie con-fci-rii'ir of tlio iiecond deRroe will he the bimliioHH that will confront Mm ineinbcrH of Concord lodse, I. O. O. F., Tlmi'Hday nlRht Order your Clirlatmas trco electric entOtB at Steveim' early. There Ib a Mir demand and you don't want to Tie (l'«!ionolnted. See liln otlior BURgca-> tionn In 1iIh ad. I MIhh Ruth Waloott. diiiiRliter of Mr. r-wl Mrn. Georc<v43»-Uinlcott, Klin fit., who war rolijortcd ns Improving last weelt. pnffored a rolapHo nnd Iioh been eHtlcallv 111 tho past week. | Tho Grange ChrlBtmas party will neeiir Titosdoy ovonlnB nnd tho com-! mittee In clinrKo promise« tho bent I Hport of tho BooBoii, bo that a largo I ct,p,v(I will bo Hiiro to bo on hand. Tlie dato for tho Novelty danco to lie Klvon tinder the ausplcos of Con-I eord council. IC. of C.. 2S7, is sot for ' Jan. !) nnd tho committee In cliarpo la «•or!:lii(i hard to make the affair a memoralilo ono. Jan. 2" lo tlio dato «elected for the ' annual Odd rilown' ball. It will 1m , held in AuHoelatlon hall and preparations for tho blBceat and best time i yet are helm; mode by the committee of Concord lodge. I John MnRiirn ha« goue on a month'« ' vucatlon to llonnuda and Is roIub to i inalto a alidrt call with William Ma-I enrn litu eouutu, on ItH St., Now York.' I Mr». J. A. I.owory wn« n week end (^H>nt of friend« In WiUpole. Mrn. I'Yanlt Hawkea left Thnmday to enjoy a week end visit svith her daiiKtiter In OrniiKe. Krank C. I.eiiihton In to build a hoirKo on Central tit. The contract will be awarded within the noxt few ilayn. Mm. I.. T. Simpson Ih Hhowlng a Hplondld line of fancy artlcle.t and nlflo Htamped Rood«. See her adv. In this Ibhiio. A Mr. liarrlHon and family moved from Maynard to tlila town Friday, and they have occupied n Iiouho on Main hi. <ieorne Uarlleld, wiio recently met with a hoi'Ioiih accident at tho Conant st. croHHiiiB, in rapidly rccovorlng from IIh effect«. OwIdr to IncreaHing buuiitesH, W. C. Alters waa forced to occupy larger niiiirterH and ha» occuplctl a at«» In l-npliain'h hlook. An addition. coimlHtliiR of live rooms and a bath. Ik to be built in the rear of tlie block owned l>y S. IJartoloineo, Commonwealth ave. CharlcH SlinpHon hail concldued his Hcrvleew at tho market of H. H. Young & Co. II. F. Robert of Harvard la an-alntliii; at the market. Tile ir. M. S. Ib to hold a noclal dance In Aiuioelatton hall Friday eve-nlnp. Lawton's orchestra of Maynard will furtilnh the muHie. Mr». Jolin Ferran, who has been HerlouHly HI, 1» In a much improved condition. MIhb Myra Nelaon of Dor- ........... 1» the nuvso In chargo. Tii-......... friends of George P. Knowlen v'M '-e pleaned to learn that lie hnw fully recovered Irom the cf-fecta of hlB recent lllncBB and Ib able to be ttrouiid agaln. Rov. Daniel Cronln, pnBtor of tlio Help of Christian church, Ib making n visitation among his parishioners. He Ib to organize a Holy Name society in tho near future. An automobile party comprising Pliilln Damon, Burleigh Pratt and Archie Simpson enjoyed a trip to Billor-lea Saturday evening and Incidentally attended a dancc In Bennett hall In that town. MIhb 'Mary ShaughnesBy, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Shanghnes-sy, Main st., who recently submitted to an operation for appendicitis In a Boston hospital. Is rapidly regaining her usual good health. Chester 19. ICvarts, who has been nojournlng with relatives in town for some weeks past, left for bin liomo in Perry, Iowa, Saturday evening. Mr. Evarts is tho proprietor of a laundry in that place and is prospering. I. II. Bchnrrol has been awarded the Then ho starTsfor the^Windsor'Hotel', contract for tho building of & bühga-Hamilton, Bermuda. i ,ow on Commonwealth for Fred flak- The wedding of Alls» Helen Keyes. Tile Pipe;|from 3 to 24 inches always in stock TOWNSEND, the Plumber Main and Mason Sts., 2 stores Maynard Q^OQOdOOâdC o e o o o o o o 0 o o o o o e o o o It' YES SIR Only a Store liut .vnti will lie Kurpriscil al the wuultli ni" Hii^e-liuir-l'i»i' liulidiiy litiyi'i'H. In Uie eoiilVi'tinnoiy lino tv« liuvo llUllllsiiinul.V linxed elltienlutex frulli ilio lie-l. iiuiUors in tlu- lami—.just tliu tliin^ f«>r a lu'I.V, ut vai ions orioe«. Ali>n a xvitle liiiiyo ni -olootiuiH l'or the intuì wln» siiinketì, iiiclniliii{r oignrs in specilli liuliihi.V IkjXo.'J uf •J."). ."iti amlltll), pipu!4, i le. .Soinetliin^ siotiiM to t <•) | ut. tliat t li ih little stovo will loom "ptetly bivc" i» tlm oye.-ì oH.'liristmuH h1ki|i|ilts. Wo. siiy^e-t y<ui iliop ili unii Inuk it- tiver. ondon'sVa 8 c o 34-41 Commonwealth Ave. Concord Jet. § o S ooooooooooooooocooooooo ooooooooooooooo JQOOOOOODoes four Heart Ache .YMCM @R©TirlERS » Just Above the Depot I STREET - MAYNARD, MASS. 9 0 e 9 9 0 9 0 9 0 9 0 O 0 0 0 e 0 0 o e e 0 @ o e 0 0 0 II e A WORD FROffl MIWER To remind you of the fact that you can get all kinds of Jewelry Wants filled here from our large assortment. We.til«» do Wuteli, Clock and .h-welry Repairing TRY OUVKH ... . , , For till wants in this lino ami you'll 1« «ilwlK'U and lmpp>. J0 W0 igperl Watch Repairer Concord Junction, Mass. Do you have dizzy «pells? Ilo your eye a smart ami burn after muling a short while? Jf you have ¡iny or all of tin ;se trouble!) it ¡a time . voti Haw Homt'ono. Eyeglasses and Spectacles ave filled Here CorrectlyLOUIS PEE, Optometrist-Optician Naylor's Hlock, Maynard NEXT FRIDAY Hours y.30 a. m. to U.0U p.m.An Up to Date Sarage Tlie l owell lloud tiarsigc fulls altcutiou to its superior facilities for doing automobile and motorcycle repairing of all liinds. We do the kind of repairing that spells economy tor our patrons. We sell Gasolene for 20c a Gallon AUTOMOBILE SUPPLIES Mr. 10. \V. Ford, agent for tlie Ford Automobile, hue an oll'ice ot this garage MACONE BROS., Lowell Moad Garage • Concord, JVIasa, tlw elder daughter of Mr. nnil Msh. John M. KoyeB. nnd Clarl;, vlll tiiUc lilacc at the Keyes' residence on Moiiiiniont Bt. Friday evoiilng, the tilth at 7 o'clock-. The ClnintnuiH edition of the Hon Ton Courier Inns made Its appearance III Itn covcr of fireon tied with red. The liuiillHhorH and printer». Masters Cabot c. orland, are to lie coiiRratiilat-ed on it» neat nnd attractive appearance. Concord iieople read with reirret of ftie SlO.OOO fire which visited the Country. Day school of Newton Sunday afternoon, as the ownor and principal of the school Is S. K. Kerns, who msirrled Miss Jennie IllchnrdBon of Cincoid. Tin; Old Folks' concert 011 \Vednen-tlav evcnlnp nnd the eiitertalnment Ti.iTHdnv night, held In connection with tlie two days' sale of the Union cliurch ladles, attracted Concord pea. nip to the Junction In no Bmall number c both evenlnRS. Miss Quclt'B Btore windows cause nedcHtrians to stop and pr/n at the attractive «ifts there displayed. Tho tiswromiH fern which forms Bo hand some a decoration at all times. Is now nMllzrd an 11 Christinas tree and Ih (.vii more attractive than usual. 1 Wmiii'-HiUu- evening, the 17th, the. 'I'uller Sinters, 11 trio of well known ••ntertalnort!, will twpear under the •••■MtilccH of Concord Lvceuin. The "itiHos Fa'ler will appear la the cos-• ■Mi.«.« of tlielr native country, TCiik-I'iihI. durlni; tho Victorian iicrloil. They ui-e to Klvo a program of ICiib-llsh follt songs, accompanied 011 the Irish hiirp. Uoliert Worcester, BUiH-rlnteiident of roads and bridges, John M. Keyc», i-linimam »ml Samuel F. l^ufkln 1 meiiitier or the road comnilssioners. ¡•»•e In Pliflfidelnhla tills week, when-they arn »ttendlng as raombers of the Mush. Hlchwny nssoclation the fifth ••»••Mini Good Roads Convention, which Is being held in tbo lat Regiment Armory. The convention opened Tuen-i»«v nnd will bo continued through Friday. Yon hud your choice of weather onday. In the early hours of the inonilm' Miere was oilite a' severe ftiiindi r Bhower. with vivid flashes of llpi'tninp and rumbling thunder. A midden drop in temperature followed this; then camo a llttlo Bunslilne. a few snow flurries, wind blowing at a terrific rate, a miniature blizzard with the temperature still going down, followed by a cold starlight night. What greater variety coutd one wish? ' A . et>or"i of 2r. 1» rehearsing the n"iitat!>. "The Morn of Glory," bv Fred W. Peacc, whtcb will be given pt the Cl«rl«»maB Veapers in the First Parish Meetlnjg_HouBe.' Mrs. G. Hol-lla Blake. Mrs. A. B. Hitchcock and Clarence Hay of Boston are to assist In the solo work. Mr. Hay, who Is a well known Boston teacher nnd director, is conducting tho rehearsals, which is uufllclent Evidence that tho Cantata will be Bomethlng above the ordinary. cr of South Boston. Mr. Baker Is a master marine nalnter, aud-wlll occupy tho Iioubo when completed. At a recont meeting of the Oijd Fellows, a committee was appointed to make tho ueccHBary arrangement» for -their annual concort and ball. Plana are progressing lliicly aiul the affair will take place in Association hall on Frldav evening. Jan. 2'.l. Doth the postofllco .department and the express companies join In the re-iiuest for early shipment, bo that ill the end there will toe lesti congestion and fewer delayed presents. Tt takes half the good out of a present to have It come along a couple of days after ChrlstmnH, iio ship your glftB early and save thlu disappointment. Tho Men's club of the Union church will hold an open meeting there Friday evening, when William Bain, a member ot the Chamber of Commerce of Boston, will give an Illustrated lecture on "India." Mr. Bain made tho Round the World Trip with the Chamber of Commerce and took the pictures which he will show. Ifo will be remembered by Ills line-lecture, which ho gavo here last winter on the "Islands of the Paclflc." PROSPERING FINELY The Hlver View laundry reports a steadily liicreusliig business, which Is a decided Htlmuluiit to the present management lu their efforts *.o build up a model Institution. Tho Eriter-prlse reporter In his rounds recently visited this establishment and was surprised at the splendid system which prevails there. Each article Is handled like clockwork and passes through tho varlouB processes without a hitch until It goes to the bundle room, a sample ot the very beat In progressive laundry work. Not only does the work move along smoothly, but the excellence of tho operatives is on all sides manifest, while the thoroughly, modern machinery which Is I11 use greatly adds to the general efficiency of the plant. It Is hard to see why the establishment shouldn't prosper exceedingly the way things aro done there now and certainly the best of support locally should bo accorded tho management la their efforts to build up something worth while In the laundry business. . EYES EXAMINED Mondny, Wednesday and Friday—K veilings 7.30 to 1MÄ) C. H. WILCOX Optometrist ease Elook Maynard ;