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Companions and Domestic Helpers
WANTED-Competent teachers for public
and private schools and colleges. Send for bul Albemarle Park
letiu. Albany Teachers' Agency, Albany, N.Y. Asheville.N.C.
CALIFORNIA needs teachers with gradu
ate study. Consult Boynton-Esterly Teachers'
Agency, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Cal.
WANTED-Boys' caretaker, also assistant rent, fully furnished. Best selections now.
matron, for children's institution. 5,662, WARD LINE hearts of cultivated people J. R. Prescott, Newtonville, Mass.
Outlook. everywhere. Open all the
WANTED-Mother's helper, Protestant.
MATRONS, governesses, mothers' helpers, steamers from New York to
Opposite Mount Desert. Summer home for
cafeteria managers, dietitians. Miss Richards,
sale or rent, 12 rooms, boathouse, etc. 2 acres 537 Howard Building, Providence. Boston, HAVANA AND POINTS
beach front. Terms very moderate. Address 16 Jackson Hall, Trinity Court, Thursdaya, IN CUBA
HENRY S. PANCOAST, Chestnut Hill, Penna.
11 to 1.
MOTHER'S helper willing to assist in up
stairs work and care of children. Mrs. J. S. MEXICO FORTNIGHTLY SAILINGS
Dye, Waterbury, Conn.
WANTED-Institutional housekeeper and To Progreso, Vera Cruz and Tampico
Summer Camp in Maine
assistant not over 40 years old. Must be strong,
active, energetic, able to manage servants and Frequent calls at Nassau, Bahamas
have executive ability. Permanent position Literature and full information
lake. Camp. consists of bungalow, separate
$600 and comfortable home. Send references
and photugraph in first letter. 5,676, Outlook.
dining pavilion with attached kitchen, storeNew York and Cuba Mail S. S. Co.
Kenosha, Wisconsin rooms and icehouse, boathouse, launch, fleet of
WANTED-Young woman nurse in orphansmall boats and canoes. At present fully
age. Training not essential. Must be strong, Foot of Wall Street, New York
Finest Health Resort and Sanitarium on Lake
equipped as a Camp for Boys. "Would make healthy, and willing to learn. $360. Good Mich., in 100-acre park. Moderate rates. Booklet. wonderful summer place for gentleman. For home, permanent position. Send referencen full information and terms write 7,607, Outlook.
and photograph. 5,677, Outlook.
YOUNG WOMAN wanted, well brought
up, educated, from 25 to 35 years old, to mako
herself generally useful as companion, assum-
Wyoming sunshine for young men, with LAKE SUNAPEE, N. H. house at times; must devote all of herein
and have no entanglements; beautiful home
in country; apartment in New York; also
nished, for rent and for sale. Write for book travel abroad; gentleman and lady past mid Wayside Inn NEW MILFORD Litchfield Co., Conn.
Shell, Big Horn County, Wyoming lets. Sargent & Co., New London, N. H. dle life ; best references required; liberal The foothills of the Berkshires. A restful
Headquarters Lake Sunapee Real Estate.
compensation. 5,678, Outlook. place for tired people. Good food and a comfortable home. 2 hours from New York. $14 Health Resorts
Teachers and Covernesses a week and up. Booklet A.
TEACHERS needed now, and for positions
Box D, Media, Pa. For treatment
Price $25,000. Address Owner, 7,615, Outlook.
apy; Massage; Corrective Exercise ;
EXPERIENCED and successful clergyman,
excellent health, in prime of life, desires to Your inquiries gladly answered 6 T-Costellong and our booklet máiled a
change from present pastorate in river valley
to drier ciimate for health of his family. Eight
Eighteen rooms, 20 acres, 4 miles from years in present charge. Refers to elders in
Paul Smith's, on Upper St. Regis Lake. two leading Presbyterian churches of Phila
Railroad station, Lake Clear Junction. delphia. 5,665, Outlook. you cannot find a more comfortable place in care. Harriet E. Reeves, M.D., Melrose, Mass.
Post-office, telegraph and express office
conveniences. Day and night trains from Companions and Domestic Helpers THE WELDON HOTEL
New York. Furnished, including linen.
REFINED English woman desires position
woodshed full of wood, boathouse with as chaperon, companion, or mother's helper. It affords all the comforts of home without 26 years of successful work. Thorough, re
large upper porch. Rent reasonable. Best references. "Miss Bartlett, 5412 Wayne extravagance. Outdoor sports if desired. Good
Ave., Germantown, Pa. liable, dependable and ethical. Every com
For particulars address sleighing and skating is now being enjoyed. fort and convenience. Accommodations of
JUDSON F. STONE, Agent NURSERY governess, mother's helper. Ro superior quality. Disorder of the nervous sys
30 N. La Salle St., Chicago, Ill.
fined, congenial, American, Protestant young NEW YORK CITY tem a specialty Fred. W. Seward, Sr., M.D.,
woman desires position. Good references. Fred. W. Seward, Jr., M.D., Goshen, N. Y.
OR RENT, from March 1st to October ACTIVE, refined, capable middle-aged
FOR beautifully furnished apartment woman desires position. Helper. Congenial
home. Adults. 5,668, Outlook. adjoining Judson Memorial Church. Rooms
clubs. One minute from station, 28 minutes ith and withoyt bath. Rates $2.50 per day,
EDUCATED, refined woman, graduate
from Grand Central. Seven large rooms, two pcluding meals. Special rates for two weeks
purse, wishes position in family as companion. or more. Location very central. Convenient
Newfoundland, New Jersey
baths, butler's pantry, largo closets. Porch. 5,670, Outlook.
Silver, linen, china. $175 a month. Alger
MANAGEMENT of household by Protes
tant American woman with broad experience
in very large homes. College gradnate. Could
assume any social position required in the apy and massage under medical supervision.
household. New York and Boston references Believing that there is a curable physical basis
TO RENT AT
Box 82, Coolidge Corner P. O., Brookline, for most chronic ailments, we seek the under
Mass. 31st Street & Fifth Avenue lying cause through a scientific study of each
REFINED American nurse-companion,
housekeeper, or would care for and train
motherless children. 5,675, Outlook. Combines every convenience and home
Large, comfortable furnished house, POSITION wanted as companion, managing eomfort, and commends itself to people of
20 rooms, wide verandas ; eight aeres; refinement wishing to live on American Plan
housekeeper, nursery governess, or any post
orchard, garden planted ; large covered tion of trust. Good manager. Can drive auto ind be within easy reach of social and dra
veranda off second floor, all modern con mobile. Excellent references. Advertiser, patic centers. Room and bath $3.50 per day with meals, or
veniences; complete carriage house; gar Essex Fells, N. J. $2.00 per day without meals.
dener's cottage; icehouse filled with ice;
DOCTOR'S widow, daughters now inde
pendent, desires congenial position as com
iful view ; fine drives in surrequest. JOHN P. TOLSON.
rounding country, about a mile from lake.
panion of elderly couple or semi-invalid. Apply to Judson F. Stone, Agt., Chicago
Capable of taking complete charge of domestic
and business details. Experienced traveler. HOTEL
Stock Exchange Building, Chicago, .
Very best social and business references.
SKANEATELES, N. Y. Modern furnished Teachers and Governesses Montague, Hicks, and Remsen Streets Sanford Hall, est. 1841 bath, sleeping porch, electricity, piazzas, WOMAN of 27. college graduate, 6 years' BROOKLYN
shade, lake view, trolley, State road, garage.
experience as teacher in private school, do Private Hospital
$5,800. Season, $500. GEO. M. TALLCOT. TRANSIENT AND
sires summer position as tutor, companion RESIDENTIAL
or chaperon, or secretary. References erThe science of conducting a hotel properly
changed. 5,645, Outlook. is at its highest when it is least apparent.
LADY recommends highly her very.com This is exemplified by the cultured,
Comfortable, homelike surroundlivable atmosphere of the Hotel Bossert.
petent governess-housekeeper. 5,652, Outlook.
in western New York. Good soil, fruit,
HEADMASTER, successful with boys, par-
ticularly strong in religious education, desires park, flower and vegetable gardens. For Rent for Summer Season
position of responsibility where personality
will count. 5,660, Outlook. Food the best. Write for booklet.
EXPERIENCED FRENCH-SWISS nurt
ery, governess, position smaller children. of the Y. W. C. A.'
country location on North Side of Long 14 East 16th St., New York Crest View Sanatorium
Island, convenient to station, twenty-five
miles from New York. Address 7,595, Outlook. A homelike hotel for self-supporting Greenwich, Ct. First-class in all respects,
MISCELLANEOUS home comforts. women. Rates in rooms 60c. to 90c. Restau
H. M. HITCHCOCK, M.D.
LADY of refinement and culture wishes rant open to all women. Send for circular.
position as pianist or accompanist at girls'
camp or singer during the summer. Com
panion or chaperon. Àighest references. 10
8. 18th St., Suite 315, Philadelphia, Pa.
THE Red Cross needs nurses. The Cooley
the personal study and specialized treat lonial estates in best agricultural and resi-
Dickinson Hospital, Northampton, Mass., can dential section of Virginia. High altitude.
train you. Send for information. A small where meals are served. References required. Hydrotherapy. Apply for circular to Also waterfront properties, both fresh and
hospital, excellently managed. Corps of es For circular or information address John B.
ROBERT LIPPINCOTT WALTER, M.D.
salt. From the mountains to the sea. 50-page
perienced graduate nurses direct training
school. University extension work for our
Hotel Le Marquis
Richfield Springs, N.Y.
For Mental and Nervous Diseases For Sale or Rent-SMALL FARM
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BY JOSEPH H. ODELL
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6, 1918
Saving the Money That Slipped Through Their
How an Investment of $2.00 Grew to $7,000 in
Seven Years Without Speculation
By ARTHUR H. PATTERSON
but it changed me from a worried, half-baked existence into a self-respecting, successful man. I am in a position, as the result of our joint efforts, where I need look to no man for favors; and further than that, my success has brought us into a circle of friends, both business and social, who value us because we are looked upon in our town as “worth while” and “the sort who are getting ahead."
R. AND Mrs. B. live in Connecticut. ing, wondering how we could change our
feel that we were going to be classified with manufacturing plant. They have been
the successful ones and not the failures. married ten years and for the first three
We made up our minds that from that years of their married life they not only night on not a penny would be spent for other failed to save but actually went in debt than bare necessities until every debt had over $400. They now have two children,
been paid. We resolved to live on half my own a comfortable cottage home which
salary, reasoning that if other people whom
we knew could live respectably on $1,000, is appraised at $3,500 and is clear and
there was no reason why we shouldn't. Then free. They have savings-bank accounts Jane said : “ We ought to keep a cash account of $1,800 and $1,700 invested in 7% and put down just where the money goes. preferred securities. And every dollar of
We can't go by guesswork any longer.
We've been living that way for three years. this money has been saved from salary
We'll begin now to keep a record of our during the past seven years, an average money." of $1,000 per year.
What' Jane said brought to my mind an I am going to tell you their story, or
advertisement which I had seen only a few rather let Mr. B. tell it as he related it
days before, about an Expense Book for
family accounts. So I got the magazine to me. If you are facing the crisis in your and found the ad. It told about the Economy affairs which the B.'s faced in those early Expense Book for personal and household days of married life, it may help you to
accounting. The description told me that it meet it and come off victorious.
was exactly the thing we needed and before
going to bed I wrote a letter ordering a Listen to what Mr. B. says:
copy. In a few days it came, and Jane and I am now 37 years of age; married and the
I had an interesting session studying it and Daddy of two children. When I was married
entering the Cash and Expenditure Items I had exactly $750 on hand in cash, inherited
which we had been keeping tab of since from my father's estate. Up to that time I
the midnight resolution. never saved a nickel and if this money hadn't That book taught us something about the .come as a windfall, we could not have been science of home economics. We learned, for married. I held a good position and was
instance, that in a properly arranged budget earning $2,000 a year. That was in 1907. a man earning the salary I did could save, For the next three years Jane and I just let without stinting, at least 30% of his salary, things run along, living comfortably on my But we were beating that figure. We had salary. The $750 which I inherited went for raised the ante to 50% and that without furniture and home needs and we did manage suffering for a single need. Of course, we to buy--on the spur of early married ambi had cut out the theatre, the cigars, the extion, perhaps-$300 more of furniture which pensive lunches and we'd begun to get acwe paid for out of my salary. But all the quainted with some of our discarded clothes rest of it went for clothing, rent, food, amuse all over again. And I learned that rent ment, books, cigars, etc. We spent it as it
consumed in the balanced budget 1792 % came and it was always a race between our (which was about our cost); food was 25% cash and our bills to see which would be on
and we cut it to 21% ; clothes 17% we top at the end of the month. Usually the chopped to 5% that first year and it never cash lost. But the bills didn't press or worry
rose over 10% the first four years. me. I ran accounts with tradesmen who We started on the new system in April, knew me and knew I was good for it. But 1910. The following April when we balanced gradually the bills distanced the cash and the books for the first year we found this reat the end of three years I was in a hole just sult: Every single bill paid and $653 in the $400; and then the situation grew serious savings bank! Glorious! We were out of because we had a baby and in order to pay the woods and for the first time in my entire the emergency bills of the occasion, I had to business career I had visions of success on let my other creditors wait and they became which I could actually stand without breakrestless.
ing through into the quicksands of despair. Jane and I had tried time and time again We celebrated that night in good style with to live within my salary and save a few dollars,
a dinner and the theatre and that's become but it wasn't any use. We lacked the back part of the program ever since the annual bone somehow and didn't have the necessary
dinner of the board of directors, Jane calls it. system to help us see it through. One day I The rest is easy. We were on the right came across a remark made by James Hill, track and once started nothing could turn the railroad builder, and it set me thinking.
us back. It burned itself into my brain. It was this:
We stuck right to the original program for "If you want to know whether you are three years, living on half my salary and going to be a success or failure in life, you saving the other half. Then I got a raise of can easily find out. The test is simple and $250 and that made it quite a bit easier. A infalliblé. Are you able to save money? If year ago I got another raise, bringing my not, drop out. You wil' uil as sure as you salary up to $2,500, where it now stands. live. You may not this so, but you will. I've never had the least trouble, since The seed of success is not in you."
starting on the first page of my first copy of I went home and that evening Jane and I Woolson's Economy Expense Book, in livhad a long heart-to-heart talk. We sat up ing within my income and saving money. until one o'clock, studying, planning, debat That book broughtus, not only independence,
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