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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 17 November 1886

VERMONT AYATOHMAN & STATE JOUIINAL, AVEDNESDAY, NOVEMBEll 17, 1886. 3 Sjcljcct $Usallaiii), As a Lcnf. t'adlng boneath our paaalnn fcct Strown upan lawn nnd lano and atreet, Ilycd wltli tlio huea of tlio emiact aky, 1'auing lii Rlory altcntly, . llcantltulleavcat ' Novor to freahcn nnother sjirlns. Novcr lo know w lint tlio aimuncr may lirliiR, Wlthcred beneath tlio iliiat mnl colil, Soon to decay ln tlio coininon mold, llautlful leavoal So v,llt tlio yonrs that clmnKO your tlnt Mark upon us their nutuninal jirlnt ; So ahl wo fall from tlio troo of Tlmo, Failo aa ye fade ln u wlntry cllme, llcautltul leavcst Ilnt wlicn tlio harvcat of HTo 1 paat, Aml wo mako an etcrnul spring at laat, May he whopalnts yotirbrllllant liuo l'orm of otir llvea achaplct ntiow, lleatittful loavcsl A New Trick. " Saw n new trick out in Iown tlio othcr day," said a travcling man. " I wns stopping at a littlo statlon ou tho Northwcslorn, and tho liotcl was closo to thc railroatl track. Tho through passo...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 17 November 1886

4 VERMONT AVATCHMAN & STATE JOURNAL, AVEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 1S8G. SLtatcjjmait & $0.unwL W13DN15SDAY, NOVKMHKK 17, 1880. Tkhms JS.OO per ycnr, strtctljr lu oilvnnco) or g2.S0 lf not pald within tlirco inontlia. Laws nnd tliolr Ilnforccincnl. Tho roport of tho spcclnl scnato com mlttcc on tho llccnso bill certninly furn islics liiuch food for tliought. It is found tlint, nftcr a trinl o thirty-four ycars, tho prohibitory Iiquor laws of tho stato nro ns yct but partlally onforced, nnd in somo towns nnd villngcs not nt nll. Now law in tho nbstrnct is not nn effcctunl bnrricr ngnlnst tho ncts of ovtl-docrs. Uven wtth tho most strin gont laws nnd tho most porfcct mcnns of cxccuting Uicni thnt humnn ingc nnily can dcviso, thcrc will continuo to bo violnlions of tho law byn great num bor of cvil-disposcd porsons. But in fractionsof thc law can bcdiniinishcd,if not nltogcthcr prcvontcd, by its strictor onforccniont. Tho incnns providod for onforccinontnroas incffcctual ns nn un cn...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 17 November 1886

VERMONT AVATCIIMAN Ss STATE JOUllNAL, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER i1, 18S6'. 5 ltj nnd lt Is noworso for mo to get n shnro than for tliom;" ho thullcouslng stnto flcotna to any, " Llouor wlll snroly bo boM, nnd fat lncomcs wlll boderived from tliu trnltio bo I mlght ns well tako a part of tlio prococds myself." lltit tho Btnto should bo thtf pro toctorof tho Indivldunls composlng lt. It ls nbliorront to lts nnturo nnd fimctloii, lt ls Hulcldfil, for lt to hiiv: " Theso peoplo nro Ig iiornnt, wllful, rockless, fools. liunt on do structlim. Somebody is Rolhg to mnko lnonoy out of their hondloiiRplungo to ruln, nml lt mlght ns well bo mol" ls not thls "thoprlcoof bloodV" Aml wlint frloml of liuiminlty, wliat publlosplrltod iiian, cau bo wIMiir to stnln his hnnds wltli lt? Who Wlshos his loved stnto to stnnd looklug, on tho 0110 liaml, nt tlio tliousands whotn lovo of drltik hns ontlirnlli'd, nml 011 tlio other nt tbolr temptors, nml, .Tudns-llkc, nsklng tlio riimsollers, " Wlint wlll youglvo m...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 17 November 1886

G VERMONT WATULIMAN & STATE JOU11NAL, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBEIl 17, 1880. Sjcrlbtcrs' ubcjct, rcnslons (Jniutcd. To Mrs. Ephrntm Kcmptoii, "West field. 812 n month nnd 82,000 nrrcnrs; AVillinm Potorson, Montpelier, nn ln crcnso i'roni $30 to 8-1C n tnonlli; Itich nnl .T. Glflln, Northfield, nn incrcaso frotn 80 to 810 unionlh; Geotgo "W. Lnurint, 84.25 n month nnd 81,070 nr rcnrs. (JiiMtlons Answcrcil. M. T. C. Vs'., EAsTIoNTi'r.i-u:it. If n pcnslonor is conllncd in stnto prison forcrimo ho slill continucs to rcceivo hls penslon. It would ho uscIcbs for his childrcn to nttoiupt to drnw tho pcnsion whllo hc is conllncd in prison. Tho town could not rcccivohis pcnsion, cvcn if it lind to Biipport his fnmily. ,T. S., St. JoiiNsntntY. T lie trustccs of tho Soldiors' Iloinc in Vermont stiv tlmt tlio propcrty in Ucnnington whicli hns hccn donntcd to tho llomo, will immcdintcly hc put in shnpo to rcccivo tho hrnvc nnd nnfortunntcnicn who nrc in tho poor-houses of lliis stnto. If n Grand Arm...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 17 November 1886

VERMONT WATCIIMAN & STATE JOIltNAL, AYF.DNESDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 1886. KNIGHT'S DRY GOODS TABLISHMENT, Stowe Street, Waterbury, Vt. GRAND DISPLAY OF FALL AND WINTER GOODS. Wo are now sliowing' one of the largest and most complete collcctions of Dry Goods ever offered m this section. Each departmciit is now full, with its varied attractions, and wc invitc your special attention to our Stylhs, Qualitjes and PuiCES. Tliis department is now complete in all its details with tho bost styles of LADIES', MISSES' and CHILDREN'S GARMENTS from the famous house of SPKING-ER BKO'S. These Garments wc have sokl for a ninnher of seasons, and IN REGARD TO FIT, STYLE AND QUALITY THEY ARE UNRIVALED. pjpAlso a full linc of LADIES', MISSES' and CHILDREN'S UNDERWEAR, and evorythuig to be found in a first-class Diy Goocls House. GOTTON GOODS at prices lower than ever. M. M. KNIGHT, Waterbury, Vt. leKallzo Rrnml llst of that town for 18S(; to cciin. oti Krinul Hst. lly Mr. Dnlly of ltlchforil, H. 4W, re l...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 17 November 1886

VERMONT WA'TOHMAN & STATE JOUIINAL, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 188G. 8 I'llli nnd l'olnl. In Orcono comity, Ohlo, twonty wltlows own ailJolnliiK fnrins. I'"okty-two no w chomlcal clumontR linvo beon iliscovered ritirlng tho pnst tcn yenrH. Wiiii.k tliu SlmkorH of thls coimtry iitim bor oiily 4,000, tlielr wcalth ninotintH to $12,000,000. Thk woatlior Is not yot cold onough to mako vlsltora lnuro your ollleu door opon. New Orleans 1'lcuyuM. A nkw book is ont rattori " A Olrl's Hootn." It is not 8(i gooil ns hor coinpany. jVcto Orleans I'tcttyitne. Instrai) ofthoso lieliiK tlio plpltiK tlmos of pcnco thuy nro tho plcclng tlinos of pipu stovo-pipo. ruuouru Uhronmc-ieieiirnpn. " What's Hhnll wo drlnk?" niks tlio oilltor of tho Albany Etprct. Orlnk wator. Tho chantjo wlll lo you good. Drakc's Travel lcr't MiiijMtnt. It Is roportcil that Nobraska Is itnusually frco froui tramps bocanso sho Is boumlml ou tho east and Houtb by tho prohlbltlon stntes of Iowa antl Kansas. Moiik tlian l'J.000...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 24 November 1886

fieftn0nt i a BY D. W. DIXON. MONTPELIER VT., AVEDNESDAY, NOVEMBEll 2jL, 1886. VOL. 82.-Htl.80. NO. 7. "VeDXESDAY, NOVU.UHKtt 21, 188U. lliislncss Nollccs. 1'ost.uastkiis, buy tho now and Improved Box Hunt Aecount Book, lasued by T. C. Koyea, Nowbury, Vt. I'rico only ono dol lnr. Clrculars freo. Fun trlmmlngs for ladlea, in great vnrloty nt Farwcll's. Otthii, bcaver, lnlnk nnd nutrla fur for trhnmlng eloth ovorcoata, nt Adums'. Lost. An onniiioled, liar broust-pln, Will flnder plcuso return to I). W. Dudley. Axyonk desirlngnnrst-elasssleigh sliould call nt D. A. Guptll's reposltory, Muln street. Lost. Botween Montpelier nnd tlio Mar vln farin, n palr of ox-chnlus. Tlio flnder willconfer a favor by loaving tlio samo nt tbls ofnce. Fon Salk Slx horso-power llaxter englne, in good conditlon. Englno can bo scon at tlio sliops of Subin Maehino Co. Address C. T. Sabin, Montpelier, Vt. Wk would call attontlon to tlio new ad vertlsemont, Ilahnotiiann'.s Iloineopathio l'ullots. Although a ne...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 24 November 1886

2 VERMONT WATCHMAN & STATE JOIJRNAL, AVEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2d, 188(5. cfriculturnl. T. H. HOSKINS, M. D., Edltor, Newport, Vermont. Tlio Vermont Hcport. Thk Ninth Vermont Agrlculturnl Hcport (just issucd froin thc Watch MAN prcsB) 1s nt hnnd. In its prcpnrntton Secrctary Cnttlng hns dono cxcellcnt work, nnd thc papcrs of his co-lnborers aro of n vcry prncticnl nnd gcncrnlly merltorious chnrncter. Drivcn to ox trcniitics for points of criliclsm, wo inlght sny on thc ono hand that we do not admlro thc illustratcd ndvcrtisc mcnt nt tho bcglnning (though tlic Fny currant is nn cxcellcnt frult), nnd Ihat wo do niost hlghly prizo thc full nnd cnrcfnlly propnrcd lndex at tho cnd. In thls last particular Dr. Cutting has sct nn example lo mnny othcr sccretnr ics, whoso rcports arc prnctically al most usclcss for rcfcrcnco, bccausc thcrc 1s no way of knowing whnt thcy contain, or of flnding soniething wc know to bc in thum, wllhout tho loss of nnieh valuablc tlmc. Infact thc wholo gct-up o...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 24 November 1886

VERMONT WAT01IMAN & STATE JOURNAL, AVEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 1880. 3 Dcncon I'luining's Ooltlcn Wcildlnir. A TIIANKStltVINO STOltY. Hows nntl rows of plcs npplo, tnluco, pumpkln, custnrd nnd crcnni; cakcs of cvory descriptlon, frostcd nnd plnln; puddlngs, chiekcii plcs, hugo turkoys, prcsorves, jcllies nnd pickles. Tho pnntry sholves fnlrly groaned with lliclr loud.of goodles. ln tho diuitig-room tho tnblcs glit tcrcd with slver nnd chlniv, nnd tho wholo hoitso worc u fcstivo nir nnd cchocd to tho sound of lnughtor as il lind not dono for innny n yoar; for sov cnil chlldron from n distnnco nrrivcd tho dnv boforc to kccp Tlianksglving in tho old hoinestcad, nnd to celcbrato tho goldcn wcdding of tho ngod pnir, who snt ln lnrgo oasy chairs in tho pnrlor, rcady to rcccivo thoir gucsts nnd to be stow nn old-timc, conrtoous welcomo. Thcy wcrc n handsoino conplo stlll, dcs pito tho silvcry hair nnd faccs upon which tlnio nnd caro hnd trnccd ninny lincs. Soon tho gucsts bognn to nrrlvo:...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 24 November 1886

4 VERMONT "WATCUMAN & STATE JOIIttNAL, AVEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 24, 1886. AVEDNESDAY, NOVEM1.EU 2t, 1880. Tehmf $1M pcr yonr, ntrlctly Iti iulvnnce, or S2.S0 If not pald wllliln tlirco lnontlis. To Mcmlicrs of tho Lcglslntuio nnd Ollicrs. THO VKHMONT VATOHMAX ANI) Statk Jouuxat, (wcekly) will bo scnt to strictly new subscribcrs from tbis tlmo until Jnnunry 1, 1888, thirtcon months for Two Dollnrs. AVo sball bo plcascd to reccive your subscrip tions. Tlio Scssion. Tho legislntivc scssion of 1880 whicli canio to nn cnil this morning is tho abortcst by sovcu days sinec 1874 its actunl lcngth bcing flfty days. Tlio niunbcr of rcally iniportnut inattors be foro it wns sinall, tliougli tho voluino of its busincss was largc ln amount. It bas considorcd some 900 dislinctpropo sitions in bill for ni, but thc total num bor which bocamo laws is only a small proportton of tho wholo. Tho lcgisln turo can point to somo usoful lcgisla tion as thc rosult of its labors, and it can also point witli pr...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 24 November 1886

VERMONT AVATOHMAN & STATE JOUttNAL, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBEll 2A, IScSG. tCONTINUKI) PltOM FIURT rAOR.J slldo ls nt Inst nn nssurod fact, ovor 100 liavlni' booti subsctlbed. It ls to lio bullt on tho hlll back of tho"palnt sliop " In tho rallroad vard. Tlio elovatlon nboro tho lovcl wlllbe about. forty-flvo foot nnd tho nnglo of deseont about twenty-flvo doRrees, tho slopo ur elinto boliiR sumu four hiindrcd fcotloim. I'att of thotlmbor for tho posts. klndly (lonati!(l by Dr. Wnlllnn, is nlrendy on tho frroHiid aml tho tilankliiK hns been bouclit. Tbo work wlll bo ln ohnrRO nf W. II. II. Clnllln aml II. 1). llcan, aml a rooA job ls tlms guaratitcctl. (HtAl)Rl) SCHOOIi NOTF.S. Don't forRotthosonloroxhlbltlon to-nlnht. Tho wlntor torm berlin Inst RIon slay nftora Ioiir vacatlon of two dnys Snt urdny and fluinlny. Wo aro to havo Thnrsday and Friday gtveii us on account of ThanksBlvlnc Plainfield. Thk Unlversnllst socloty havo cnp;nKcd llov. S. 0. Hayford to preaeh for mIx niontlis. Thor...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 24 November 1886

() VERMONT AYATC1IMAN & STATE JOUUNAL, AYEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 1880. IITtscdhwcnus. IVhnt Somo 1 1 ii 1 Ti'lmmliiK's Cosl. Dinls' wlngs nnd fcnthcra nntl tho on tiro 8khis of blrds nro incrcnsliiK iti uso ngnin (is a pnrt of tho fnshioimblo dcco rntlon of wotnen's lints nnd bonnols. Thotrndo in this sort of trlnuntng 1s cnonnous. Somo frcslily gnlhorcd fig urcs collcctcd nt, New York nro nston islilng. Ono tnxidcrnilst hnndled oO.OOO bird skins lnat ycnr, nnd ono flrin luul in stock 200,000 skins. A smnll dlstriet on Long Island scntln 70,000 wlld blrds in four montlis. This country itnports n pood denl of bird triinnilng, but itcx ports nnich nlso, Americnn blrds bolng in grcnt dcmnnd nbrond for tliis pur poso, nnd ono flrin nt New York linv ing rceently nindo n contrnct to sond 10,000 Aincricnn bird skins to n I'nris housc. Tho slnughtor of blrds to sup ply tlils doninnd hns grown to sucli pro portions that soino ot tho vnriotios of Bong blrds nro growing scnrco nnd ncnriy cx...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 24 November 1886

VERMONT "WATOHMAN & STATB JOTTRNAL, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 1886. KNIGrHT'S DRY GOODS ESTABLISHMENT, Stowe Street, Waterbury, Vt. GRAND DISPLAY OF FALL AND WINTER GOODS. We are now showmg" one of tlie largest and niost complete collections of Dry Goods ever offerecl in this section. Each departmont is now full, with its varicd attractions, and wc invite your special attention to our Styj.es, Qualities and Prices. d mHmimji wi- wljjilFM! i JIlmUmim iiCiri! mIIb 3T m This dopartment is now complote in all its details witli the bcst styles of LADIES', MISSES' and CHILDREN'S GARMENTS from tlie famous liousc of SPEING-ER BKO'S. These Grarments wc have sold for a numbor of seasons, and IN EEGARD TO FIT, STYLE AND QUALITY THEY ARE UNRIVALED. (yAlso a full line of LADIES', MISSES' and CHILDREN'S UNDERWEAR, and cverything- to be foimd in a first-class Dry Goods" House. COTTON GOODS at prices lowor tlian ever. M. M. KNIGHT, Waterbury, Vt. bulldings wero too sinall. A poor oxcuso to divlil...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 24 November 1886

8 VJ211M03ST WATCHMAN & STATE JOURNAL, AYEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 188(5. Lctflslnturo of Vermont CCONTINl'Ktt KUOM SKVKNTI1 I'AOKO Siitnnliiy, NovcmlM'i 30. BENATIl MOUNINO, Called to onlcr. Devotlonal excrclsea by tltu chnnlaln, , iUtlx Introduced, 8. IH, reporled by tho Judlclarv cominltteci nu act lu ninciidmcut of sec. 1W7 , rcUsed laws, 8. 11 repnrted from the roinmltteo ou stnlo nnd court expensos. nii nct rclnttiitf to court cxpeinea. 8. IV), repnr.cd frnm tlio commltteo nu rallroad. nu nct relatlng to tlio Kutluud A Woodstock rallroad ccutpiiny. i'lHicif.-S. I'il, nn nct rcmtlnit tn the dtvlslun nf tlio hicomo nf school funds: H. I2f, nn nct lii reltitton to thn pquallzatlon of school prnperty iu thcUmus ndoptlng the town system of schnotst s. I.'mui iu't )n nmcndtncnt of see. 3, No, A2, actrt of 1W4, npprnved Nov rt'luttiiK t tlie lusnuoi S, 1II.hu nct tn mm'inl see, -IMI5, revlsed lawi,and to fncllitute tlio Investlgntlou of ccrtnlu crliucst 8. ln, nn nct tn nmcudtuent n...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 1 December 1886

BY D. W. DlXsN. MONTPELIER, Vrr., WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER L, 1S8G. VOL. 82.-4181. NO. S. WEDNESDAV, OKCKMHKlt 1, 188(1. Ovcrduc Siiliscrlpllon.s. Mauy Hiibacrlbersaro lii arrearsinoro than ono year lu tliulr pnymonts for thls pnper, nnd a lnrgo liuinbcr nro owlng froiu Jnnu ary 1, 1880. Wo would llko to hnvo nll Hticli romlt tbolr duesorn fnll year's subacrlptlon. Wu stlll offor tlio fuinlly acales, wlth tliu WATcnMAS ono year, for $5. Send flfty-elght cetits ln addltlon to n ycar'H subscriptlon and socuro a copy of tlio miperb stipplo-steel cngruviug o( " Long fellow lu his Llbrary." To Our Itcmlcrs. Woliavo inadunspeoiiilarrangement wlth tlio publlahers of tlio Coltaic Jleurth and of tlio Xcw Fnylanil Furmcr, botli of lloston, Muss., to club wlth thoso publlcatlons thls year. Tlio Cuttane Jlearth Is a woll-known fanilly magazlno, now lu Its olovonth year, and ls u favorlto wherover Introditeed. Tlio magazlno contaln.s orlfjliial stories and po ema, now miiaie, testod roclpcs, llaxar p...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 1 December 1886

2 VERMONT AVATC11MAN & STATE JOUliNAL, AVEDNESDAY, DECEMBEll 1, 1880. T. H. HOSKINS, M. D Editor, Newport, Vermont. IJxpciliucnt Stalioiis--A S(n(o (;iicmlst. Wo thlnk It 1s timo to draw a dlstinc tion bctwccn tho fcrtill.ur-control stn tions, which somo statcs nro cstnblish ing, and truo ngrlcultural cxpcrimcnt Btntlons, llko tho 0110 cstnbllshcd by tho stntc of New York, nnd which is now undcr tho nblo control of l)r. E. Lewis Sturtcvimt. Tho form or nro use ful and nccessary, as a part of tho po licc systoni of tho stato; but tho only cxcusc for tho namo which is given to tlioni is to bo f on iu1 in tho hopc which doubtlcss attcndcd tlicir foundulion, tliat thcy would iti timo grow up to tlieir namc. As tlioy now cxist tlioy bcar abont tho samc rclation to a gcn nitio agricultural cxpcrimcnt station that a laboratory sot up for tho analysis of llour and baking powdors would bcar to a bakcry or pcrhaps, niorc cxaclly, to a cooking-school. A truo agricultural cxpcrimcnt sta tio...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 1 December 1886

VERMONT WATCHMAN & STATB .TOUUNAL, AVBDNESDAY, DEOEMBEll 1, 188G. 3 kMm' SJubijct. I'cuslons Urimtcil. To Ilatiiinh 32. Vllnt, llnncock, 12 a month nnil ubout 82,000 nrrcars; Illrain Pcrklns, Ucvllii, S l a month ancl 87 arrcars; Ira A. Mntslmll, Waterbury, an lncrcaso from 80 to 88 a iiioiitli; Willlaiu II. Shopnrd, Warren, au ln crcaso from 88 to 810 a month; .Tohn Dcvlnc, Berlin, nn increasu from 81 to 88 a month ; Charlcs S. George, "Washington, an lncrcaso from 80 to 812 a month. Strny Sliols. LlKVTKXANT W. A. l'HII.Ml'S of Chlcago, formcrly of Montpelier and an olllccr ln tho Thlrtccnth Vermont llcgimont, is cngngcil In wrltlng wnr nrtleles for tho Cliieago puncrs. Thu stato of Michlgan may wcll bo nroud of hcr rccord. Out of 115,000 mcn cliglblo to military duty, 1)0,000 volnntccrcd and wcnt to tho army. It wns tho Fourth Michigan Cavalry that canttired .Icfforson Davis. Gkxkhai. Hknmamix P. Uutlkh dc Hvcrcd a lccturo In Lowell, Mass., last wcck, in wliich ho gavo an intc...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 1 December 1886

VERMONT WATCHMAN & STATE .TOUltNAL, WEDNJESDAY, DECEMBEll 1, 188G. 4 "WKONKSUAY, DK0EM1IKU 1, 1880. TmtMS f J.00 jicr year, Mrlctly ln ndvimcoi or glM If not palcl ultlilti thrco moutlit. Ucml this Offcr. The Vi:iimoxt Watchmax and Statk .IoitunaIj wlll bo scnt to strictly now subscribcrs from this timo untll .Tnnuary 1, 1888 thlrtccn inonths for two dollars. Vo shall bo plcascd to rc coivo your subscriptions. Thc Coinlng Scssion of Congrcss. Tho closlng sessioti of tho forty-ninth congrcss begins on Monrtay noxt, nntl intcrc'st in its lcgislation is rcvivctl. Tlicro aro alrcady tcn thousand indc pondcnt mcasurcs awaiting considera tion as unflnishcd busincss. Thc grcat niajority aro of a privatc naturo, thoro being of pcnsion bills ncarly four tUousand and of southcrn claims about thrce thousand. Thcrc arc, howcvor, sv nuinbcr of mattors of importanco which havc passcd thc initial stago of lcgislation. Thc most important arc thus summarizcd by a Washington cor rcspoudcnt: A bil...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 1 December 1886

VERMONT "NVATOHMAN & STATE .TOITINAL, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 1, 188. ous of coinmlssions nnd tlio noxt ono wlll qulto llkcly wlsh to go ovor tlio Rround for itsclf. A hossIoii which oltlicr custoin or public opltilon mnkos too sliort for olHclont work 011 toples of tlio hlRhost lntorcHt InrRoly fnlls of Its purposo. Agnln, tlio lilisnnlnl thoory tonds to cronto un Idca tlint lcplslatlon Is nii ovll. Thls is a nilstnko, It 1m only tlio almso of It, llko the long sesslons ln Mussa clmsctts, or tlio somotlmos too sliort sesslons ln Vermont, tlint brlngs It into diarojmto. An nctlvo publlo llfo ls wholesomo for tlio peoplo. It kcops tliein fumlllar wlth tlio IiIpssIiirs of good governmont nnd wlth tlio progrcsslvo Idens of soclnl scionco. Our laws nro far froni porfoct. They aro nn ln horltanco of compromlses. Tlio clrouni stnnccs of tho tlmo which kept lnniiy of tliom back from thoirbostcoudltlon arocoiistnntly passlng away. ln no otlior denartmont of lmtnan ondoavor aro wo ho far boh...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 1 December 1886

VERMONT WATOIIMAN & HTATO JOITAL, V151)NEDA DECEMBEll 1, 188G. Sclcctcb jStorn, Tlio Mikndo's l'alc. It wns nbout tho llrst of Novomber that thu blg turkcy, thc Mikado of tlio farmyard, was glveu n housc nll to him self nnd evervbody wallcd upon liltn in tlio moit uutiring inanncr. At llrst ho wns sotnowhat nstonlshod at so mnrkod a ehango in bls fortunos. Such extra ordinary consldenitlon ns hu now rc ceivcd at ovorybody's hands nmazod hhn for a timc, but ho soon Beltled It in his inlnd entirely to lils satlsfactlon. IIol hol" he said. Ilal ltal Thoy havo just learned niy worth. I liavo nlwiiyskuown 1 was a gront genlus wlth a braln as 1 as a wash-tub, and 1 tblnk tlio othcr lurkeys, poor inslgnlllcnnt things, and tlio cliickons, sorry croa turus, know it also. At lcast, thcy havc all showu a wliolusomo respcct for niy powcr, but I must admit that T havu boon slow to ininress thc pcople wlth inv imnorlancc. It has comc at last, howcvor. Sco how thoy trucklo to nic, kow-low to m...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
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