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Portland Daily Press (Newspaper) - December 6, 1893, Portland, Maine The press. New advertisements today. Owen Moore & co. Eastern furnishing co. Hines brothers2. Prentiss Boring. Notice is hereby Given. Amusements. Gilberts. Concert and Bally. M. D. C. Fair Congress Square Churuti. New wants to let for Sale lost found and similar advertisements will lie found under their appropriate Heads on Page g. No Christmas and new years table should be without a bottle of or. Is Egerts Angostura bitters the world renowned appetizer of exquisite flavor. Beware of counterfeits. A mrs. Win slows soothing syrup Lias been used Over fifty years by millions of mothers for their children while teething with perfect Success. It soothes the child softens he Gums allays pain cures wind Colic regulates the bowels and is the Best remedy for diarrhoea whether arising from teething or other causes. For Sale by druggists in every part of the world. Be sure and ask for mrs. Win slows soothing syrup. 25c. A bottle aprl7mw&f&wtf when baby was sick we gave her Castor when she was a child she cried for Castoria. When she became miss she Clung to Castoria. When she had children she gave them Castoria Dell end Lwy Brief jottings. Henry Neal of Silver Ridge an illicit liquor dealer was fined $25 in the United states District court yesterday. The annual meeting of the associated charities will he held at room no. 9 City building thursday december 7, at 4 p. M. A full attendance of All the members and All others interested is re Quested. The committee on Public buildings has Given an order that a physical Laboratory be fitted up at once for the use of and _l_1. _ Liiv us Ulgun due jul the High school Racquet for the cur rent fortnight is out. It discusses the football question at length and with frankness. M. S. Fisher & co., clothing dealers 179 Middle Street have assigned and a meeting of creditors has been held at the office of George Libby Esq. The creditors include Boston and new York parties. It was voted to accept a 25 per cent settlement. The club members and the associate members of the to mans literary Union Are invited to meet mrs. Laura Rich Ards at 10 Mellen Street Friday from 10 to 11. The scandinavian Aid association celebrated its eighth anniversary last night at Mystic Hall with a dance. An Excel Lent banquet was furnished by miss Liz Zie Burns. Personal. Hon. George e. Macomber of Augusta was in the City yesterday. Captain w. W. Miller Deputy collector of customs at Foxcroft was in the City yesterday. Councilman Smith has been called to Massachusetts by the death of his i fees Mother mrs. Warren formerly of this City. Rev. E. L. House pastor of the Pine Street m. E. Church has announced to his congregation that he has sent his res ignation to the presiding elder. He will become pastor of a congregational Church at Attleboro mass. Fresh vaccine Points at h. H. Hay & songs. The Scarcity of water yesterday morning the Scarcity of water yesterday was not caused by shutting off for the new sewer on Portland Street but by a break in the main pipe at Stroud water. The old main pipe has been turned to the High service Supply and this with the reservoirs will ensure a full Supply until the pipe is repaired at Stroud water. There were some interesting mistakes in the City and Deering. Many people finding that the water did not respond when they turned the faucets and know ing that the morning was intensely cold concluded that the pipes were Frozen. Many people spent an hour thawing them out. One Deering Man triumphantly told his neighbor in an electric that he had had a hard Job but had conquered and obtained water. An inquiry As to the time when he won the Victory showed that it was just the hour when the water was turned on again. Che Beague Island. A serious Accident happened to one of the prominent citizens of Che Beague isl and last week. Or. James Hamilton was backing a team into his Coal shed when the cart tipped pitching him head Foremost Between the frightened horse and wheels. His feet caught on the front part of the cart. In this position he was dragged several feet with his head on the ground. Then he fell the Side wheels of the cart passing Over his body. Two Scalp wounds and several bodily injuries were sustained. The lobster fishermen of Che Beague no longer intend to crawl along the shores in Small boats during the Winter but have provided themselves with ves Sels carrying six or More with which they propose to capture the bipeds in deep water. The Meyer Case. Mrs. Meyer who was so mysteriously shot in the head last week was yet alive yesterday afternoon. Deputy sheriff Duck Nam who has had the Case in charge says that yesterday the surgeons removed a piece of her jaw and some Teeth and now have Hopes that she May Oover the City government. Rhe adjourned regular meeting held East evening the business chiefly of a routine nature Brush Over tile Emery claim Danny Eriel s ranch. The regular monthly meeting of the Ity government was held last evening t having been postponed from monday evening in order to allow the City fathers to attend the Stoddard lecture. Last evening there was a fair attendance. In he upper Board aldermen Strout and Prince were absent. There was an interesting conflict which rows out of the claim of f. Emery for $2500 for his services As water commissioner. As is Well known or. Emery did a great amount of arduous did faithful work which was of much account in the final Issue of the Case. His Fraim has been pending for a Long time my at the last City meeting was Laid on the table in the Council after it had passed the aldermen. This was done be Ause some of the members of the Council feel that the claim is one in equity merely not one for which the Ity is legally held and that it is exorbitant. Last evening in order to put pressure on the Council Alderman Tol Nan asked the aldermen to hold up two orders making transfers of funds in the accounts whereby the expenses of various departments Are to be met. So hese orders were Laid on the table pending action on the Emery order in the Council. That order Wab called up there but was again tabled or. Webb asking that As it was an important mat Ter it be Laid Over until More were in at Tendance. The matters which were held up were the Transfer of a sum not exceeding 6200 from liquor Agency to evening school $1200 from Agency to West school s2300 from Agency to Public buildings 61000 from contingent to City Hall $300 from the same source to printing and 300 to schools. The Council later took the claim off the table. Or. Webb opposed it As exorbitant and unjust. Or. Johnson also said he should vote against it. advocated it. Or. Pennell favored it As having been reported favourably by the committee which included the mayor. Til q a Penn Nilman Lefavor Johnson Leighton and Webb being those voting nay. This being passed opposition to the transfers ceased and they were passed. City lighting. An order was passed to authorize the committee on lights to negotiate with the Gas company for Light for engine houses at a rate not to exceed $1.35 per 1000 feet. An Ori Nanca was presented to create a joint committee on lights lamps and lampposts consisting of one Aiderman and three councilmen. This committee would have authority Over All the Public lights in the City. The present commit tee has jurisdiction Only Over the Street lights. This ordinance took its several readings. These two matters were arranged in accordance with the recommendations of the joint committee appointed several weeks ago to take into consideration the subjects of lighting contracts. / presented an order author izing the committee on lights Toj contract with the consolidated electric Light company for lighting the streets and Public buildings during 1894. This order was passed after a Short debate. A lost Bond. George h. Bass of Wilton Franklin county administrator of the estate of Norille r. Cram late of Wilton petitions the City Council to pay Coupon Bond no.144, dated december 1st, 1870, and due december 1,1890. This Bond was part of the property of the late Norille , but was mislaid or lost in some Way before the property came into the administrators hands. By the terms of mrs. Cramps will All her estate was to go to her husband Sewell cram to hold during his lifetime and after he should die All left was willed to the american Baptist missionary Union. The administrator believes that this Bond was never paid to Sewell cram and feels sure that it was lost. There upon he asks the City to allow the Money on it. He agrees to secure the City from loss in Case the Bond should turn up. The petition was referred to the committee on judicial proceedings and claims on motion of Alderman Josselyn. The High Street dynamite Magazine. Messes. George p. Barrett Francis Fessenden Henry Deering w. H. Ander son Jas. , j. S. W inflows. and ,remonstrate against the storing of dynamite on High Street ledge. They represent that three years ago complaint was made and the cite marshal caused the dynamite to he removed. But the petitioners believe that in spite of All this More or less dynamite has been kept there and they ask that Means be taken to prevent it. This remonstrance was on motion of or. Josselyn referred to the committee on licenses. Streets for coasting. Alderman Mcgowan presented an Ordor Foi bidding boys coasting on any streets but the following Melbourne Street to the Eastern promenade Turner Street to the Eastern promenade Beckett Street from Han songs Lane to the Eastern promenade Fere Street from Atlantic to Mountfort Hancock Street to fore Fox Street from Washington to Back Bay Mayo Street from Cumberland to Back Bay Cedar Street from Oxford to Lin Coln Alder from Portland to Kennebec Brattle from Portland to Kennebec Oak from Prospect to Cumberland Avon from Deering to Cumberland Cotton from free to fore. State from Cumber land to Portland Dai Forth from High to Centre Mellen from Congress to port land Winter from Gray to Danforth Weymouth from Congress to Portland Danforth from Vaughan to West com Mercial Hampshire from Middle to fore Oxford from Washington to Anderson. The order specifies that even on these exempted streets there shall be no coast ing on the sidewalks. New buildings the following petitions for leave to erect new buildings were presented and referred As usual or. A. , an addition for a Carriage House at no. 87 Carleton Street. David , a two and a half Story wooden dwelling 47x25, at nos. 20 23 Locust Street. Lorenzo t. Chase a two story7 wooden dwelling 57x24, in rear of no. 23 hem lock Street. Delano planing Mill company Iron covered shop fifteen feet High and 23x23 rear of no. 484 fore Street. Mccue & Walsh to erect an office build ing at no.21 pleasant Street. A. W. Coombs wooden addition to Carriage House at no.131 Vaughan Street. Burgess Fobes & co. A wooden storage shed eight feet High and 15x15 at no. 55 57 Munjoy Street. Portland & Rochester Railroad wooden addition 35x30, with posts seventeen feet j High to the paint shop at the Corner of Kennebec and Green streets Thomas Fortune shed stable 20x12 at no. 36 Forest Street. Licenses. The following licenses were granted subject to the approval of the City marshal Emery waterhouse & co., to sell gun powder. Nathan Druker of 467 fore Street As auctioneer. for billiard Hall at West end hotel. W As junk dealer on fort 1 land pier. John to. Doherty for Pawn shop at 132 Green Street. . Garrity billiard Hall at 237 Federal Street. for Pawn shop at 396 fore ? Street. James , junk dealer at so commercial Street. Brown Bros., junk dealers at 424 and i 426 fore Street. Leon Mulligan for License As Victualler. D. Rosenthal & co., for License As Victual ers. Special police. Jacob h. Groves special policeman without pay at Congress Street rink. . Hale special without pay at the Boston & Maine Railroad. The residence of Daniel Friel. The state of the residence of Daniel Friel on fore Street was the subject of judicial inquiry before the aldermen. Building inspector Greeley appeared and stated that the Friel mansion was in imminent danger of falling in on a 1 count of neglect land decay. Deputy marshal Hartnett and the two office son the Lieut testified As to the character of the building which is a variety store and Sailor boarding House. For or. Friel Samuel Crawford one of his ? boarders expressed his Confidence in the stability of the House. Everything was right and tight about it. Or. Friel said he had papers to show that he was a Carpenter and he considered that it was perfectly Safe. He said that the Story in the express about hotel Friel was a pack of lies and that no Young Man staid in his hotel As represented. Or. Frank Bly was the next witness. He said the reporter did not come into the House monday night but did come in yesterday Forenoon. Or. Bly said he had stopped in the building a great Deal and he thought the building was Strong and better than two years ago. Both Friel and his boarders testified that no cards were Ever played in the House. Alderman Mcgowan insisted on hear ing from the reporter who went Down there and wrote the article. He had hot Ford , rho not. Err fun ctr there As represented the City messenger 1 had stated that he did not go there As represented and he or. Mcgowan. 1 wanted to hear from the reporter. There was considerable opposition to or. To Gowans request but finally the reporter was called on and said that if or. Mcgowan wished to question him about the veracity of the article he could do it in private. It was none of or. Mcgowans business to question him in Public. Or. Mcgowan said that As the article had made charges against or. Friels House and that House was now a subject of in Quiry it seemed to be a Public and not a private matter. Leports on claims. The following reports on claims were made by Alderman Tolman the committee on judiciary proceed Ings and claims report that the Acme tanning company Laura a. Burns and mrs. James Curran have leave to with draw. That $200 should be paid mrs. Chris Tianna Pardue for injuries received at the Corner of Congress and Franklin streets. An order to carry this into effect was presented by or. Josselyn and passed. Miscellaneous. Albert s. Mitchell was allowed a rebate of $22.30 As rebate on a Sewe assessment on Cumberland Street. Isaac e. Fossos claim for pay while disabled in discharge of his duty As a policeman was referred to the committee on police. An order was passed authorizing the Purchase of thirty copies of volume eight of the York deeds at a sum not exceeding $150. The aldermen passed this but the Council tabled it. Councilmen Tibbetts Chapman Smith and Howell were absentees. The committee on laying out new streets reported in favor of Cliff Island Avenue and Leavitt Street. The report was ratified. Hebron Mahew claims damages for taking land to build a Street on Long Island. The claim was referred to the committee on laying out new streets. The plumbing inspectors salary. An order was presented in the upper Board that the sum of $500 be transferred from the liquor Agency fund to that of the Board of health and a Long discussion ensued. The purpose of the order was to provide funds for the payment of the plumbing inspector. Alderman Josselyn thought the office of plumbing inspector was an important one and that if the officer discharged his duties satisfactorily the City ought to pay him. Alderman Tolman preferred that the matter should be Laid on the table until the next meeting. Mayor Baxter said that he could hardly see How the Board could carry out its duties without paying the inspector. The off ppr Livic in Nonon find at the High school. Alderman Mcgowan said he had heard a great Deal of complaint. He had no doubt of the ability of the officer. But the question is shall the City Day the salary the officers duties should be very definitely defined. He would like to have the Case postponed until More evidence from the other Side was presented. In answer to or. Josselyn or. Mcgowan said that he understood that the complaints were on account of unnecessary expense. Alderman Guptill in regard to the pay ment explained that the statutes of Maine state that the Board of health May employ a plumbing inspector and the City May pay the expense. The Only question is whether we have the Money. If the Man performs his duties acceptably we ought to have the Money to pay him. City clerk Dyer said that at the last meeting of the committee on accounts the pay of the plumbing in Spector was recommended not to be paid the reasons being two first that the. Board of health had no right to employ the Man and second that there was no Money. City solicitor Barra Bee had been seen and said that the Hoard had the right to employ the Man. In answer to questions or. Dyer said that the work was Satis factory now although there had been dissatisfaction at first. Up to six weeks ago there had been a Good Many com plaints against or. Straw. Several cases were cited where it was shown that the office was a necessity. There is not the slightest cause for com plaint. Alderman Brackett being called said that he was not in favor of the Board himself lie is not acquainted with or. Straw but thinks his judgment poor. Has heard a great Many complaints. People do not understand the duties of the office and there seems to be a cat under the meal somewhere. But the Mao ought to be paid. Alderman Mcgowan said that Inas much As the lower Board had adjourned the order could not now be passed. It was then voted to Lay the matter on the table. Alderman Mcgowan l of Mati and Brackett voting j a an aldermen Guptill and Josselyn no. Woman suffrage. Annual meeting of the Maine association yesterday the memory of Lucy Stone Blackwell various addresses " during afternoon and evening. In spite of the storm yesterday after noon a Good audience of women As Emblem at the second Advent Church on he occasion of the annual meeting of he Maine woman suffrage association drs. Hannah j. Bailey presided and among the audience were Many staunch id erects of the cause. Among them Vas miss Charlotte Thomas one of the ild abolitionists and one of the very new who gave Lucy Stone Synn apathy and hospitality in the Days when her cause Vas very unpopular in this town. Yellow is the color of the association my it was conspicuous in the Church esterday. Over the Largo Crayon portrait if Lucy Stone a yellow scar was taste ulv draped yellow chrysanthemums decorate the stand and yellow badges adorned the delegates. Mrs. Bailey was unable to deliver her address at the time of the business meeting because her trunk which con fined it had been carried by to Boston so the address was postponed until eve Ling. The following Board of officers were elected president mrs. H. J. Bailey. Vice president at Large mrs. L. M. L Stevens. Vice president or. Jane . Recording Secretary miss l. F. Donnell. Corresponding Secretary mrs. E. H. Osgood. Treasurer mrs. Winnifred Nelson. Honorary vice presidents Rev. Or. Blanchard mrs. George , mrs. I 5. Spring , Fessenden or. F. Ii. Gerrish sex gov. Frederick Robie sex gov. Nelson Dingley,jr.,mrs. A. F. Greeley of Ells Vortik . Quimby of Augusta . . Obrien of Cornish mrs. J. V. Weston of Skowhegan mrs. L. J. Spaulding of Caribou Hon. Andrew Lawes of Stroud water col. of Dover. Executive committee mrs. Margaret . Merrill . E. C. Robbins of Deering . Mcdowell miss Ella ii. Adams of Auburn mrs. . Hamilton of Sac. X to boat juice Impi Bucu in Suauu Chere has been paid out during the year 188.50. The meeting was largely devoted to an interesting memorial service of the late Nicy Stone Blackwell. After singing by drs. Frank pay son and the Reading of a Etter from miss Elizabeth u. Yates Rev. 3r. Henry Blanchard spoke first. As a Oung Man he had been won by Lucy stones earnestness to the cause of roman suffrage. From that time until Ier death he had known her intimately. When he was pastor in Indianapolis he had assisted her in starting in that City the woman suffrage movement later he had been associated with her on Many occasions and he was proud to say that he looked up to her As his Leader. Horace Greeley had remarked to him that Lucy atone among All the woman suffrage agitators had kept the milk of human kindness in her breast. Miss Anthony was often a in spite of her at Rengh of character but in All the years that he had known Lucy Stone or. Blanchard did hot remember that he had Ever heard her use a bitter word she was nevertheless intensely Earnest. Or. Jane lord he Sorn followed speak ing briefly of Home life and simplicity of character. recited a memorial poem which was cordially received. gave a very interest ing sketch of the famous suffragists life mingling with it some delightful per Sonal reminiscences. Mrs. Osgood met Lucy Stone at one of the meetings of the to mans federation to a Short walk from the Hall of meeting mrs. Blackwell during that walk told her of the Tri is of her youth How she worked her Way to Oberlin sleeping on the deck of the Steamer because she had no Money for a stateroom How she be Gan her first Campaign tacking up her self the posters for her meetings and after the address passing the hat around herself because no one would do it for her. . Stevens in the concluding address spoke warmly of the great character of the dead Leader and of per Sonal recollections of her As she appeared during the meetings at the worlds fair. The last time i saw her said mrs. Stevens was in May last in the to mans building on the exposition grounds at Chicago the occasion being the reception Given by the Board of lady managers to the to mans Congress. As a member of both bodies i was commissioned to see that no distinguished per sons were overlooked but that each should be properly recognized. In the crowd that surged around the Assembly room. I found Luck Stone. She said she did not feel Well hardly equal to the attempt to reach the platform but her daughter Alice encouraged her and together we made the Way. As mrs. Potter palmers lords of gracious and cordial greeting were being said 1 thanked god in my heart that Lucy Stone had lived to see this glad Day of women but mingled with the Joy was a pain because she did not seem so physically Strong As usual. Four months later came our state . Convention. Mary Livermore was one of the evening speakers. Sitting by my Side just before l was to present her to the audience she whispered to me do you know that Lucy Stone is dying of an incurable disease she cannot live Many weeks at most a adding in pathetic words yes weave begun to go. Aud i thought of the Trio of Noble women Lucy Stone Mary Livermore Aud Susan b. Anthony whose feet for years had trodden the hard pathway so much easier for us to Day because they have walked in it. I did not wonder that mrs. Livermore in her address that evening spoke of immortality As i never had heard her be fore of that great free life As Noble As the aspirations of our hearts As won Drous As the Marvel of our brain As mighty As the Faith that fastens itself to god. October 10th, while the convention of the worlds and National . Was a my in in the memorial Art Palace Ohi Hugo a Telegram came which told us that Lucy Stone was dead. A hush came Over the great audience there was a pause in the business appropriate words were spoken and we recalled the pleasure she expressed at being with us at our last world s convention in Boston. again Sang Aud Rev. 1. Luce pronounced the Benediction. Mrs. Baileys address and that of mrs. Josephine r. Nichols of Indianapolis were 011 the evenings programme. The address of the president mrs. Bailey began As follows s one of the most sacred of All rights is the right of suffrage and to Rob any one of that right except for committing crime is overstepping the Bounds of consistent moral human authority. It is a Standard fact that All men a and consequently All women and men Are created equal and endowed by their creator with certain inalienable rights and among these Are life Liberty and the Pursuit of happiness. Surely there is no Liberty happiness or Justice in being robbed of the Power to protect ourselves our Homes anti our loved ones by the Power of the ballot which the is mightiest Power in government. Again it is a standing fact that Taxa Tion without representation is tyranny. I paid in taxes yesterday under written protest and i shall contine to pay them under protest if i pay them at All till i have representation in the government Ami thereby help to make the Laws to which i submit or till Earth removes me to a place where Justice is meted out to All. The cause of to mans suffrage is be coming More and Mote popular every year in Maine and in fact it has made rapid advancement throughout the United states British provinces and Europe in England women have the Power to vote on All matters except electing members of parliament. The last act of parliament on this line seems to be the last step but one towards full and equal suffrage and lady Henry Somerset says they will have full suffrage before we of the United states have it. Let us not permit it but hasten to the front ranks with celerity. All intelligent people now acknowledge that equal suffrage is coming sometime. Perhaps the new Century just at hand will find the country on the new plans of Progress through government by All the people not by half As now. Let those that Are doubtful and think it impossible remember that it is the impossibilities that happen in these Days of discovery and invention. During the last two years the cause in our state has taken Long strides of advancement and we confidently Hope that the next legislature will give municipal suffrage to the women of the state. A Bill asking for this was As you know presented to the last legislature and was ably advocated by Many of the Ablest members but Defeated in the House by a few whose Only reason was the silly Ana really untruthful one that women do not want to vote. continued speaking fitting words in memory of Lucy Stone Black Well detailing the efforts made by the woman suffragists in the last legislature and reviewing the Progress of the cause in other states and countries. Cadet band concert and Ball. Dont fail to go to the City Hall next thursday evening if for nothing More than to hear k. B. Hall the famous Cor net soloist who will Endeavor to sur prise those present and possibly himself on this special occasion. The music for the grand March and Circle will be by the full band. This alone is a Novelty. Rue dance orders Are very attractive and will be in great demand. All lovers of Fine music and a grand Good time should not fail to attend. Loyal women of american Liberty. The Loyal women of american Liberty will hold a special meeting in the and vent Church Congress place thursday afternoon at 2.30 Oclock to which All Are invited. Mrs. Peaslee and mrs. Howe of Auburn who have been Long interested in this work will be present and address the meeting. Thatcher Post officers. Thatcher Post , of the grand army has elected the following officers commander Fred . S. Mcdonald. Massure. Chaplain George Huff. Quartermaster George . b. Leighton. Greeley. Trustee John . Representatives to department Encampment Franklin Perry William Hayes Jonathan . Alternates Crawford Dunn Erastus Massure John b. Littlefield. Health broken Down hoods Sarsaparilla built it up. Cured a bad cough cured the Barbers itch Etc. John j. Campbell Lewiston me. I know i ought to have sent my testimonial in favor of hoods Sarsaparilla some time ago because it did me a vast amount of Good. I was broken Down in health and had a very bad cough. The medicines which i tried did not seem to hit the spot. A shipmate noticing my distressed and emaciated condition prevailed on me to try hoods Sarsaparilla. The first bottle gave me help and when i had taken the third. I was fairly on the Road to Good found health which i soon reached. The cough left me entirely and has not troubled me since. I May also state that a Short time ago i had the Barbers itch and was in a very had state and it hoods is cures seemed to get thoroughly into my blood. My lips were badly broken out. A few bottles of hoods Sarsaparilla took the humor All away. John to. Campbell 8 Bates cor., Lewiston me. Woods pills act easily yet promptly and efficiently on the liver and bowels. Try a Box. Thanksgivings overt and we can come Back to the Christmas fancy work. Sachet powder Al in Enve opes and 1 1q cents Eacell vials _ 1 5 cents Worth to in bulk from j. Any amount. Freshly crushed 5 t Orris Hoot o Cen s of. H. H. Hay & son Middle St. New advertisements. New advertisements if you wish to Aljy blankets or puffs take the elevator. We have Large department displaying Toliese goods on second floor Rines Bros. The weather today is Likely to is fair. December 6, 1893. Fashions change in k fitted things As often As in Woven fabrics and some times As radically. Certain colors will have their Day become the rage then Are drop Ped for something Dif Ferent. Tricks of stitch Spring into popularity and eccentricities in the Way of color combinations Are in fashion till something takes their place so the afghan the Cape the Hood the shawl or other yarn thing you made last year begins to look old and out of fashion be sides the newer fresher and always better creations of recent Date. And this is Well it is the life of the yarn Busi Ness the Only thing that keeps it going from one years end to another. Everybody wants the latest the latest color the newest stitch the freshest ideas and information on the subject of yarns and How to use them. To furnish All this is the province of our yarn department. It is More than Likely that youll be convinced As we Are that the Best yarn to use for All Pur poses is the Columbia. Owen Moore & co. Astern furnishing go., 543 Congress Street. We will test the Public on Skeleton prices for Ulster to Day. Real warm blizzard Ulster for $ 6.00, former Price $ 8.00 7.00, 10.00 8.00, 12.00 10.00, 16.00 12.00, 1800 16.00, 20.00 16.60, 26.00 scotch Caps 50c, 75c, $1.00, $1.50. Menus ladies and Chil Drens rubber boots from 20 to 50 per cent below regular prices. Astern furnishing co., 542 Congress Street. C. J. Farrington manager. Stun Riffle of. Opening to Day. Great Sale of handkerchiefs. Loo dozen Swiss embroidered scalloped Borders and hem stitched Borders at 12 l-2c apiece. The biggest bargain we Ever offered in handkerchiefs. 50 Doz. Ladies pure Linen Fine Quality embroidered and hem stitched at 25c apiece. Also a Large line of nicer ones at 50c, ?5c, $1.00. 1.25, 1.50 and up wards. New Stock of umbrellas just received for ladies and men at $1.25. 1.50, 1.75, 2.00, 2.25, 2.50, 3.00, 3.50, 4.00 and 5.00. New books dolls handkerchiefs boxes Glove boxes Collar and cuff boxes photograph frames enamelled wooden Ware fancy Box stationery perfumes toilet sets Brush and comb sets ladies silk Side elastics and Gar ters Gold and Silver stick pins calendars baskets fans &c., a. Special bargains in Linen table cloths and napkins. X. John Little & co. Dec6 Dot All classes of property Lus ured against Uoss and dam age by fire at the Agency of Prentiss Loring no. 31 1-2 Exchange St. $50,000,000 insurance capital represented largest insurance gown and in Massachusetts Springfield fire and Marine insurance company of Springfield mass. Incorporated 184 9, charter perpetual. Annual statement january 1st, 1893. Capital ,500,000 dollars. Assets. Cash on hand in Bank and Cash items.$321,254.97 Cash in hands of agents and in course of transmission. 239.286.s7 Bents and accrued interest. 35,222.36 Beal estate uni numbered. 109,000.00 loan on Bonds and mortgages first lie. 332,900.00 Loans on collateral Security. 67.0o0.00 Bank stocks Market value. 668.195.00 Railroad stocks 1,359,015.00 Railroad Bonds 345,830.00 water company Bonds Market _ value. 173,800.00 United states Bonds Market value 110,000.00 total assets. Liabilities. Capital Stock,.$1,500,000.00 Reserve for 1,345.486.67 Reserve for All unsettled claims. 321,307.55 net surplus. 584,710.08 a j Msall. Secretary. Prentiss Loring resident agent no. 31 12 Exchange St. Deed___d3w Notick is hereby Given that the subscriber Lias been duly appointed and taken upon himself the Trust of administrator of the estate of Charles Goodridge late of Deering in the county of Cumberland deceased and Given Bonds As the Law directs. All persons having demands upon the estate of said de ceased Are required to exhibit the same and All persons indebted to said estate Are called upon to make payment to Frank w. Robinson Admir. Deering december 2d, 1893. 4ec6dlaw3ww

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