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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 26 January 1887

VERMONT WATCIIMAN & STATB JOTTRNAL, WEDNESDAY, JANUA11Y 2G, 1887. 3 rcnslons (Jruntcd. To Ilarvcy N. Urucc, Unrnard, rcsto rntlon nt 5 u month nnd $25 nrrcnrs; John Cnrlislo, Quechee, an Incrcnso from 8 to 810n month; AlbcrlFronch, Barre, an increaso from 80 to 810 a month; Edwin W. Rccd, AVhcclock. an Increaso from 84 to 88 a month nnd 810 arrcars; II. 0. Spaldlng, Morris ville, 812 a month. (JuesUons Answcrcd. S.lLI,Uuni.iNOTON. Your brothcr is hcrc. IIo urrived hcro several days sinco from Hartland. IIc cxpccts a dc clsion soon in his clalm for a pension. It is pcndlng on an nppcal to thc sccrc tary of thc intcrior. I). C. II., Mouktown. Thobill thal passcd thc housn reccntly grnntitig a ponslon to dcpcndent rclallvcs of soldicrs, and to indigent soldiers who aro di8abled for manual labor, is not thc snmo bill that pnsscd tho scnato last summcr, but a siinllar one. G.L., Nohtiii'ikm). If your cnso is prcscuted to congress, tho tcstimony lllcd in yonr clnimiii tho ponsion olll...

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. — 26 January 1887

4 VERMONT AVATCIlMAff & STATE JOU11NAL, AVEDNESDAY, JANUARY 26, 1887. Ltutfljman $0urmil. WEDNESDAY, JANUAKY 20, 1887. Tbhmr jU.OO icr yonr, strlctljr ln ndvancoi or f !.t0 If not imlcl wlthln tlirco inonths. Scnntorlnl Elcctlons. A numbcr of Unitcd Stntes scnators wcro clccted last weck. Thc Massa chusclts lcgislnluro rc-clcctcd Sonntor Dawcs. Oii Tuesday thu two houscs votcd as follows. Tho scnato voto wns: Long, 12; Dawea,ll; Collins, 14; Hob inson, 2. Thc lionso votc was: Loug, 41; Dawcs, 05; Collins, 80; Hobinson, 41; llusscll, 1. In jolut assembly, AVcdncsday, tho ballot was bcgun with tho followlug rcsult: Dawcs, 70; Long, 03; llobinson, 03; Collins, 82; scatter lugl; absont, 4. On tho second bal lot 81 democrats votcd for Dawcs, 8 rcpublicans cbangcd from Long to Dawcs and 17 from llobinson to Dawcs, nnd thc rcsult was ns follows: Dawcs, 181; Long, 25; Collins, 11; llobinson, 08; llusscll, 1. ln New York tiiu re imblicans flnally nominatcd Congrcss man Frank Iliscock to ...

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. — 26 January 1887

VERMONT AVATCllMAtf & BTATE JOITRNAL, WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 26, 1887. ( 'hnrles K. Klold of Nowfnno nnd tho lnto Iton. Thonins llnrtlott of Lyndon, In tho Vermont sonnto In 18."4 or 18.V5, is rctold by Jndgo Frlsblo of I'oultnoy in tho Hntlnnil Jkraldi " In tlio enrly pnrt of tho session of ono of thoso ycnrs, Mr. llnrtlott lntroduccd n lilll for tho Ineorporntlon of tho bnnk of Lyn don, nud Mr. Klohl ono for tho Ineorporntlon of tlio Wnntnsthinotto bnnk nt Nowfnno: Mr. llartlett rcpresonted Lyndon nnil Mr. l'lohl Newfane. Jloth bills wns roforretl to tho commlttco 011 bnnks nnil In ituo tlnio rc ported to tho houso. Mr. Flohl's blll wnB llrst rcported, nnd ndverscly, nnd tho houso dlsposed of It sumninrlly jiist how I don't rciiiomber, but In n wny to ond It for tho session. In n dny or two nfter tho eom mltteo rcported Mr. Itnrtlott's blll fnvornbly. Sm.irtlug nnder tlio dofentof hls own blll, ns ho prohnbly wns, whon tho (inestlon eatno tip, ' Slnvll tho blll bo read the thlrd t...

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. — 26 January 1887

VERMONT AYATCHMAN & STATE JOUUNAL, AVEDNESDA? JANUARY 2G, 1887. ( (Jininlfiithcr's M'ntuli. (Irandfatbcr's wnlcli Is battorcd nnd nlil, lnnoeciit (inlto of Jenel or Kld l'unr hiiiI rommon, nnd worn illnl crnrked, Much llko Krnndfatbi'r's self.ln fnct. Yct Its wlieery volco lias u cliccrful sound, Amt tlio elilld.as slie llsteus ln wonder bound, Tn mystlc tnles of dcparted lline, ls smtllntf as tboUKb at n pleasant rbyme, Wbat nrc tlio tnles llio old watcli tells? Of seventy yenrs It cnitnts tlio knellii ; Years wlmso every setttnK sun Was inarkcil ly Inlior faltbfully dnno. Wltli primltlve (nnn nnd clutnsy sklll, And clumslcr lii'lp wbcn tlio wnrks went III) Yet scrvlnn tbelr tlme as 1ict tbcy cnn Tlils Is tlio atory of tlio wntcb nndman! Mnny a fall bnstbc old watcli busbed, Many n btow lias tlio old man crusbod, Medcllod wltli, tlnkered nnd sorcly trled, At last rejected and tbrowu nslde l'or Tnodern rlvnlt, all sclence ahd Rnld, Useless and crlpplcd, desplsed and old, Itndcr ...

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. — 26 January 1887

VERMONT AVATCIIMAN & STATE JOITRNAL, AYEDNESDAY, JANUAKY 20, 1S87. 7 glarui nnb llcFufiaus, TJio l'rnypr of l'nilli. Thc lnto I'rofcssorC. E. Stowo onco toltl to a company of minlstcrs this in cidcnt of his llfc: Whilc profcssor nt Lano Scmlnary. nnd trvlng tolivo upon vory snmll salary, Mrs. Stowo oncc camo to mo with tho otulnous nicssago: 41 Thc flour is nll gono!" It was in llic tliiys whon ilour was vory cxpcnsivc sonio ilftccii dollars iv bnrrcl. I'rofcssor Stowe rcccivcd this nnnounccincnt In blank sllciicc. Whal to do lio did not know. IIo lind 110 moncy. Thc hun-gcr-wolf wns nt thc door. Tlic thought soon occurrod to him: "Arcyou notn cliild of God? AVIiy not tcll your trotiblo to your Hcnvcnly Fnthcr?'' At oncc I'rofcssor Stowe bowcd upon his knces iu prnycr. 11c slmply told the Hcnvcnly Fnthcr thc circunistnnccs of thc casc. ilc could nol hclp himsclf. Would not ho tnkc thc niattcr in band? As tlwugh rcllcvcd of n burdcn, I'ro fcssor Stowo disniisscd thc subjcct from ...

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. — 26 January 1887

8 VERMONT AVATCIIMAN & STATB JOURNAL, AVEDNESDAY, JANUA11Y 2G, 1887. Wcckly N'utvs Siiiniimt'y, Vermont. IIknuv Ci.ahk uf Uiitlanil Isln jioorlienltli tlils winter. Tiik sluiL'lilng is very tliln ln Killington aud St. AlWns. K 0. Cltims' dwellliii' ln ltlptoti wns blirneil thu 'JOtli, Osnooi) Saikiknt lins been nppoltitcit post mnstur at Mendon. Mns. U. A. McQukstiux u St. Allians lnillincr, ha.s fnlleil. A wiiiE-MATTitnss tnuiuil"iiotory lins boeii stnrteil at Xoith Troy. Tiik Kstoy Oran Coinpaiiy'n lHsttnontlily pny roll footeil s;!.",000. Wkiihtkh & CoitMss, Rrocers nt Lyndon vlllo, havo lieeti putitloncil Into insolvuiicy. Mns. .1. Oukoohv Smith's "Notos if Travol" havo been truiisliitetl into Gornmn. C. S. Foitiitcs Is n momber of thu cnnimlt tooson"bnll" and "Hlldo" for tho llnr lliiKton ciirnlvnl. Hk.viiy Allahii, nssuil soventy-slx, of West llnrko, cominlttcil sillelilu recently. Snppoieil insano. Al.IIXANDEll HkNNKTT uf VurffHtllleH COI11- lnlttcil snicido by tlirow...

Publication Title: Vermont Watchman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Vermont watchman. — 2 February 1887

nwn BY D. W. D1XOI iMOjSTPELIEK, YT., WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 1887. VOL. 82.-4190. NO. 17. WKDNKSDAY, FHlJItUAHY 2, 1887. Longfcllow in Hls Lllirary. As advertlsod olsowhoro In thls pnpor, wo wlll coutlnuo for tho presont our olTor of a copy of thls morltorlous work of ntt to overy subscrlbor wlio sends us llfty-olght cents ln addltlon to tho yoarly subscriptlon prlco of tho pnpor. ltead tho advortlsonnint. Orcrdtic Siiliscrlptlons. "Wilt overy subscrlbor bo so Ulnd as to cxniutno tliu dato on hls paper nlllxcd to hls namo? lf ho Is not eredtted to date, or to tho closo of tho ycar, ho Is ln arrcars. Tliero appcar 110 sulistuntlul reasons why nll over duo subscriptlons should not bo pald wlthln tho noxt thlrty days, sinco tho amounts owing from tho greator uutiibor of sub scrlbors urosovorally small. AYo still olTcr tho family scales, wlth tho Watchman ono ycar, for S.". ltead tho " Speclal Offer" ln thls coluinti, and oxaniiiio tlio Indueements offored in tho Club Llst. Kcnil thls S...

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. — 2 February 1887

VERMONT WATCUMAN & STATE JOUllNAL, WEDNESDAY, FE13RUARY 2, 1887. Igjgricultuval. O. M. TINKHAM, Editor, North Pomfret, VI., to wlioin nll eommuntcntloin for tlio ARrlcultural nnd tlio Housoliold ilci:irl niflits sliotilit lio nddrosscd, Annoiiiicciiiciil. In ngnln iissumiiig tho cditorial chair of an Agriculturnl dopartment wo do so wlth tho fullor scnso of Its labor of tlio (lllllculty in prcparlng, wcck aftcr wcck, mntcrinl wliich shall bo inter csting and Instruotlvcj-whieh nattirally rcsults from sovcn ycars' oxpcrienco in that posilion. Tho maii who thinks ho alono can niako a good papcr wo thitik grcatly mlstakcs in his calling. To Napolcon h attribtitcd tho rcmark Ihat " cvorybody knows moro than any body," and wo bcllcvo that aniong tho grent mass of intclligont, prnclical farincrs is an amount of rcal, actual knowlcdgc of farming in its varions branchcs, gainod from ycars of oxpcri cnco, grcatcr tlian is possiblc for any ono man, or a scoro of nicn, to posscss. Tho Agri...

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. — 2 February 1887

VERMONT AVATCIIMAN & STATE JOtTRNAL, AVEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 1887. 3 A Story of lYeiloricltslurr. It wna nftcr tlio battlo of rrcdcrlckaburgi Tlio ground wns atrewn wltli tlio fallcn foo. Thoy lay ln rniikii ou tlio aldo of tlio hlll Wlth tholr front to US) nud n boy could throw A stouo to tlio iicarcst rnnk, so closo Had thoy puslied tlielr way to tho frownlngedgo Of our rlflo.plta ln tlm l,nt inad clinrge, Whcn thoy struckour llnej llko nn nugry alcdgo, Ainl fnught tip itnilor tlio vory Riins Tlll tho bluo lliio wnvcrcd, nnd turncd, nnd brokoi And tho strngglcrs aullcnly dlsnppcnred llolilnd tho lniintlo of pltylhg smoke. Thoro wns ono tall 111:111 ln tho ncarcat rank So tall ho had toworod ahovo tho rost As wo wntchod hlni hoarlng tlio tnttcrcd llag. Ho lay wlth rlHc-lull througli hls brcnst. Wo thouglit lilm dc.id.biit lio tiirned at last And ralsod lilmself nn hls olbnw thoro, And lookod dowu ovcr tho bloody llcld, Tlien back at ns ln llerce dcspalr. Wo enw hlm fumblo hcnoa...

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. — 2 February 1887

VERMONT AYATCUIMAN & STATJ3 JOUltNAL. AVEDNESDAY FEB11UA11Y 2, 1887. 4 WEDNESDAY, FEimiTAltY 2, 1887. Tkkms JS.OO icr ycar, itrlctljrln nilvancoi or pl.50 if not imlil nltlilu tlirco iiionllis, Anothor Orcnt Slrlke. Tho grcntcst labor striko that cvor took placo in New York is now in progrcss. Up to Saturday nftoruoou tho nunibur of nicn out wns cstlmatcd nt thirty thousand. Tho movcnicnt whlch bcgan with llio conl-handlertt was extonded last Wedncsday, by ordor of tho Knlghts of Labor, to tho long-shoic-mcn, nudsubscqticnlly totho rail road frcight-handlcrs. As a rcsult tho occnu stcamors havc bocn dclaycd iu placlug tboir cargocs and in snlling, aud niaiiy kinds of busincss havo suf forcd to a groatcr or lcss oxtcnt. It is cnlculntcd that thc iinnncial losscs by tho striko alrcady aggrcgatc six millions of dollars. Somo of tho stcamship linos havc bccn ablc to sccuro grocn liands and non-union mcu, but expcricncc grcat diillculty in gotling stifllciunt hclp to liandlo tho larg...

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. — 2 February 1887

VERMONT AYATOHMAN & HTATE JOURNAL, "WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 1887. 5 nll wo consiimn, ro far ns posslblo. Mcn do not tnko Rlllllclent cnro in procurlng nml ho leetlng bcuiI. Tho corn plant hns n cerlnln cnpnelty for tnking np nml npproprlntlngtlio fertlllzors, nnd moro mntiuro lnny bo np plled tlmit tlio plnnt cnn tnko up, nml, ro fnr ns thnt crop 1h concerned, ls lost. Jlr, Davls hnd ii scrles of chnrts Hhowing tho giowth nml hnblt. of tlio corn plnnt, from tho sprout lng kcrnul through tho'vnrious stnges totlio porfoctcd stnlk. Not. cnough corn ls grown ; iv fnrm wltliout iv good corn-crlb, woll lillcd, is ns bnrron nnd ns unsntlsfiietory ns n lionso wltliout n linliy. Ono reason why wo do not Riiocccd better In ruiRlng corn ls tlint vo enltlvnto In Rinall aroas n little) threo cornercd pleco Iiito, nnd n smnllor pleco wlth moro rorncrfl tliere, nnd nnotlior yondor. J'ut your plocos nll In ono; It 1h ii snvlng of tlmu nnd oxponso. Ho ndvocntcd tlio Heloctlng of tlio pleco for co...

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. — 2 February 1887

VERMONT AVATCHMAN & STATE JOURNAL, AVEDNESDAY, tfEBiUJARt 2, 1887. Stlcttcti Storjt, llow lliisy It Is. llow casy It Is tu spoll n ilayl Tlio thmightlcs words ot chcrlshcd frlenilj, Tlio solflsh nct if n clillit nt plny, Thostrength nf n wlll that wlll notbcnd, Tlio sllght of a cnmrade, tlio scnrn of n foe, Tlio snillo tlmt Is f ull of lilttcr thlKgj They ll 0.111 tarntsh lt giihlcu glow And tnke tlio graco from lt alry wlngs. llow easy It Is to spoll a ilay ly tlio forco ot a tliought wo did not checkl Little liy llttlo o lnolil tlio clay, Aml llttto fliwi may tlio vosscl wreck, Tlio caroless wasto of n whltowluged hour, That hold tlio lileslng long had songht, Tlio sudden loss of wealth or power Aml lo! tho day Is wltli III Inwrought. llow easy It Is to npoll n llfol Aii't mnny uro spotled ere well begun In homo llght darkcncd liy slu and strlfo Or downward coursc of a cherlshed onoi lly toll that rolis tlio fonn of Its grnco Aml uiiilertnliies tlll healtli glvcs way, Ily tlio...

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. — 2 February 1887

7 dBb.ucatinnitl &cmpcnmcc. bWiscmcnts. Spl Dnttccs. VEIIMOIST AYATOHMAN & STATE .10 UlNAL, AVEDNESDAY, FEBIIUAIIY 2, 1887. KIinlergnHcii 1'rliiciplcs nnd Mctlio.l.s. UV MIIS. ANNA II. OODKN, 8T. CLnUIl, MINN. Tlio followini? illustmlions nrc from rcal Hfo nticl t.io npplicntlon of prin clplcs lins becn nctually tcslcrt wllh SUCCC8S. Tho most pcrfect thcory is usclcss, unlcss it bo nppllcd to tho lifo nboul us. And ns in phyatcnl scienco nll truth is bascd upon oxncrlincnt nnd obscrvnlion, so should wo baso cduca tional scienco upon fncls dlscovcrcd nnd principlcs provcn in livcs niado bcltcr by thcir appllcation. I nocd only rcfcr, for purposcs of illustrntion, to tho followin; gcncral principlcs, viz.: "Tho child has a thrcc-fold na turc." " Sclf-autivity is tho foundntion of cducation." "Glcar iniprcssions proparc tho way for clcar ihiuking, wllliug, loving." That thcso lcad from tho concrcto toward tho abstract. " Tliings prcccde words." That tho child should ropresont h...

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. — 2 February 1887

VERMONT AVATOHMAN & STATE JOITUNAL, AVEDNESDAY, FEI31UIARY 2, 1887. Wcckly 'qws Stiminnry. Vermont. GlCNKHAI, MAXAdEK HOIIAKT 1111(1 fllllllly nro p;oln; to Aloxleo. Dii. l' V. 1'initcK of Vergennes illcrt stul tlonly lnst Weiliicstluy. Thkuh wero lin blrtlis nml 0. tlcntlis In St. Albnns vlllngo tlitrltm 1S80. Tiik l'rosltlent 1ms npnointoil Cliurlcs II. ISeynolils postninster nt Swanton. Thh CoiiKrt'Kivtlonal clinreh nt Pittsford lins two lmiidrcd thlrteen meuiljerH, KmvAiin Carry, n yoiuig mnn ln Uiitlnnd, attumpted sulclile liy ettttlne; liis lliront. Tiik imbll.sher of tlio Jericho lleportcr nd vertlses t(i tnku red Hqliirrols ln pnyineiit for subserlptlons. Ilnv. S. Lewis II. Si-KAiiR hus rcslfned tho imstoruto of tliu CongreKiitloiiiil clinreh in Middlebury. CitAitt.KS, son o 0. Ynttnw, wns necldeiit nlly sliot by Kied K. Sunders nt Vergennes, anil wlll probubly dlu. GENIiltAI. WlLMAM WkH, rCRlllllCll llls coimectluu wlth tliu llrni of Wells, ltlebnrd son & Co., Burli...

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. — 9 February 1887

, i BY D. AV. DIXO 31 ONTPELIEll, VT., WEDNESDAY, FEB11UARY i), 1S87. VOL. 82.-4:191. NO. 1S. WEDXKSDAY, FHHltUAHY 1), 1887. County Tciniicrnuco Convciitlon. Tlio f rccmcn of Washington county nml iill lntcr eated ln tho cause of temperanco nro requeated to tneet lu tnasn convontlon nt tho court.houso ln Montpelier on Haturday, tho lnth day of I'ebruary, A. I), 19S7, nt lialf-past ten o'clock A. m., for tlio pur poao of nomtnatltiK a candldato for coinity coni mlnslmn'r, clectluK county nml town coinmlttcoa, and consulttnK toRcthcr aa to tlio bost means of promotlng tlie cause of teinpcranco lu tlio county. It U liopcd tlint tlio friends of teinpcranco will tako an Interest In thls matter nnilmake aueapeclal cf fort to bo proscnt. IOErlt l'lSIIEll,! (1. M. WllITNKY, County T, lt. (loiinoN, A. MAHTIN. Cominltlee. ). 1), UllUKRTONj Longfcllow lu IIIs Lllirary. As ndvortised elsowhero In tlila papor, vo will continuo for tho prcsont our offer of n copy of thls moritorious work of art t...

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. — 9 February 1887

2 VERMONT WATCHMAN & STATE JOURNAIi, WBDNBSDAY FEBltUAllY 9, 1887. O. M. TINKIIAM, Edltor, North 1'nnirict, Vt., to wIiotii nll cotnmniilcatlons fnr tlio ARrlr.nUurnl mul tlio Ilouacliolil dep.irtinonU sliould lio nddrcascd, Stnrtlng Fair. In ontorlng any new flold of lnbor it is well to havo n fair undorstandlng In tho atart. Wo oxpcct to prlnl in thcso columns opinions on a good inany dlf fcrcut mattcrs, antl quito oftcn thcy may uot rcllcct tho editor's idcas on thcso mattcrs. It would bo a curious nowspapcr which should conlalu only those idcas hold by tho cditor and com lminlcntlous froin only thoso who ngreo with him. It will bo our aiin to gtvo tho vnrious Idcas and opinious held on sucb toplcs as propcrly bclong in thcso coluinns which aro torsoly and forcibly cxprcsscd, without much rcgard to whclhor thoy nicct tho editor's idcas or not. And that an articlo, cithcr clippcd or contributcd, appcars without edito rial commcnt will bo no indlcation that tho cditor olthor ap...

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. — 9 February 1887

VERMONT AVATCHMAN & STATJG .TOUUNAL, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUA11Y 9, 1887. 3 SulVtcrs' JJubcjct. i'cusluiis (Jriiutotl. To Colouol .Tohn 1). Mead, West Randolph, 80.25 u tnonth and 185 nr rcars; ATjuI Long, Rutland, formorly of IlutiUngton, 110 u moiitli nud 9,000 nrrears; Murtha W. Brooks, St. Albans. n depi'iidcnt inothcr, 20 a monlli aud ?5,S(i0 nrrears; O. A. Ilnlch, Franklin, 12 a inoiith and 1,100 nrrears. (Jiicstlons Answercil. G. H., Huti.ANI). A soldier of tlio Mexieau war wlth aniplo incaus for a support and not incapaeilated for lnbor is not cntltlod to ponsion undor tlio ro ccnt nct of congress until ho bcconics slxty-two years of ngc. H. 35., TveoN'. You bavc a rigbt to rccuivii pay from a soldier for assTsting hlin in procuring tostiinony to cstablish hls rigbt to a pcnsion, tbo chargo to in chtdc your expcnsos, tcam and u reas onablo sum for tbo tinio you spont in liia scrvicc. 3). S., liousKS 3'otN'T, N. Y. 3'res idont Clcvcland, whcn govemor of tbo stato of New York, vc...

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. — 9 February 1887

4 VERMONT AVATCHMAN & STATE JOITRNAL, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 1887. TOntdjwmt $mtrmt(, WEDNESDAY, FEBUUAHY 0, 1887, Tkhms JP2.M per yoar, atrlctly ln nilvnncoi or P2.S0 If not imlcl wltliln tlirco montlis, Tlio Itnlhvny IHsnstor. Tho fenrful calainlty on tho Centfal Vermont rnilroad Saturdny niornlng is unpnrallelcd ln tho ntmals of rnilway cxpcricncc in Now England in loss of lifo. In this rcspcct it is only oxcccdcd ln tlils country by tho drcadful nccl dcnt on tho Lako Shoro road at Ashta bula, Ohio, Dcccmbor 20, 1870, whero tho total casualtlcs woro sovonty-nlno killcd nnd slxty-oight injurcd. Thcre wcro fewor casualtics in tho shocking Norwnlk bridgo disaster ln Connecticut many ycars ago, and nlso in tho latcr lcrriblo accidont on tho Eastcm rnil road at Bcverc, Mass. At Angola, on tho Lake Shoro road, Dcccmbor 18, 1808, tlicro was an accldcnt similar to tho ono in Hartford, in wliich twonty six pcrsons wcrc killcd and forty-six injurcd. Consldcring tho magnitudo of tlie tr...

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. — 9 February 1887

VERMONT WATGHMAN & STATJH JOWINAL, WEDNESDAY, FJB&KUAJtf 0, 1887. Tcrrible Knihvny Disnslcr On tlioCt'iilrnl Vermont- Hartford thoSreiio of tlio Wnfk-I'our Cnrs lliirtril tho lllvcr nnil Orntrciycil liy liro-A llrokeil Axlo or 11 IJrolccn ltiilt tlio Cmiul'ro1 nlilo Numlicr r T.lviw I.imt Tlilrty-slx, lind Thlrty-slx l'craons Moro or I.css Injured. A shocklng nccidont on tlio Ccntrnl Vor lnont rnllroad occurred nt hnlf-past two o'cloclc Suturdny mornlng, nbout two mlles tlilM sldn of Hnrtforil stntlon, nt tlio " ood stock bridgo nonr tlio olil Woodstock Htntlon. It wns n Ilowo tleck bridgo nnd noiiio forty fcot nbovo tlio lco. Tlio trnln whlch wns tlio Boston imvll, No. 00 (Sinlth Sturtovnnt, conductor, nnd Ohnrles Plereo, onglneer) loft Whlto Hlver Junction consldornbly lnto. It conalatcd of 0110 bnggngo nnd oxpross-cnr comblncd, ono ninll nnd Binoker conililucd, two ordltinry pnaacngcr-cnrs nnd two Piill limn slecplng-cars tho " Pllgrim " nnd " St. Albnns," Of tholattcr.on...

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. — 9 February 1887

VERMONT WATOliMAN & STATE .lOmiNAL, WEDNESDAY, FEBltUARY 9, 1887. Sflcctcti Stcmi, A Glii's Sncrlllcc. Tho saylng of tho I'salniist, thnt " wocping niny endtiro for n nlghl. but joy eoniotli in tho inornlng," soinelliuos nppcavs lo bo wofully rovorsod in tho huinnii exporiciieo. Out of tho sun slilnc of ii gront gladnoss tho subject of Ihc parentiil ehastonlng slops into tho shadow of tlisnppoinlincnt iintl loss. Tho fair skics aro ovorcast, antl tho poor, Ihtttoring hcart truinblos at tho onrolling storni. lt wns tlius wlth Agatlm Trciiton. Oit tho hools of n woll-nigh bowllder ing liapplness lind coino n erushing dis astor. Agatha was tho daughtor of a Brnke shiro clernytnnn, and was tho eldcst of a soinowhat mimorous fainily. Ilor inotlior for several ycars had bccn n cotnpluto invalid, and on Agatha's shouldors restcd tho burdou of housc hold inanngenient. It was not n light ono. Tho vicar of lliltworth liad 110 privato nieans, and his iucomc froiu tithes and ondowniont was ...

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