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NORTH PLATTE, NEBRASKA, WEDNESDAY., NOVEMBER 28, L894.
We Lead! Others Follow!
All because we buy for cash and sell for cash. Wc
stud)- the wants of the general public and do not buy trashy
goods that have been discarded by first-class merchants time
and ao-ain. For the month of December we will sell goods
at the following low prices:
DRY GOODS DEPT j St:ven sPools of thread for 25 cts.
The verv best Ameskejr Ginjrham
at 5 cents per yard.
Unbleached muslin one arri wide
at 43 cents per 3rard.
The very best fast color com
forter print at b)i cents per yard.
Good blankets at 65 cts. per pair.
THE LOCAL DRAGNET.
Items of Interest Transpiring the
Latter Part of the Week.
OSOAIt FIXE SENTENCED -IR. WAItXEiJ
sriil'IMSED ALFALFA A OK EAT CHOP -O'J.'
NEW HOTELS-OTHER NEWS.
Shawls at S2.2;
All wool red flanel at 20 cents per
Indigo blue prints at 5 cents.
The best cotton bats
German blve prints at 8 'z cents.
The ver- best oil fast colors
prints at 0 cents per yard.
Double width dress goods one
vard wide at 12J cents.
! Ladies' line shoes, patent tips,
school shoes from 75
OSCAR FIXE SENTENCED.
Oscar Fine, who had his hearimr
in the district court last week on
the charge of burglarizing-the house
of Mrs. IOmmons and taking there
from a lot of bed clothing-, was
found guilty and received a sentence
of one year in the Lincoln peniten
tiar Oscar seems to harbor the
impression that he is innocent of
the crime; and that the guilt lies on
the head of another party, as
attested by the following- letter
A boy is a nian before he is grown up.
But his p;iuts only run down to his
knees. A boy is a very useful ,-irticlo
His usefulness comes in when his big
sister wants him to run :m errand: but
his print "pal usefulness is in wearing
out clothes, especially pant?. Some boys
wear out one pair each season. Others
wear out two overy week. The cut bo
low illustrates a happy boy. V'hy is he
happy? Because his mother has bought
Men's boots at SI. 25.
Men's felts at 00 cents.
at SI. 25.
in lace or
The best velvetines in
at 37J cents per yard.
all colors I Paden Bros, line shoes, every
I pair guaranteed, from SI. 85 up.
published verbatim ad
Remember all these goods are new and clean, and you will find your
sizes and measure perfect. Y u will not get one shoe No. 4 and the
other No. 5. One of our competitors boasted in last week's paper about
being such an honorable and straightforward merchant. In proverbs.
King Soloman said that yon should be praised by others and not by
vourself. I can show a record in the various places I have done busi
ness that 1 have always, dealt square with 1113' customers and always
paid a hundred cents on the dollar and can back it by some of the
largest wholesale dealers in the United States, and this is more than the
boasting merchant can do. I never had aivy lire lawsuits or any other
lawsuits trying to beat 1113' creditors. Let those boasting merchants go
and look up their record and they will never again boast about being
honorable and straight. So far as competition is concerned, such com
petition we do not recognize for we are only selling and buying the verv !
best goods that are made in the country; whereas those boasting mer
chants are buying up all the trash that is discarded by lirst-class mcr-!
chants and trying to make the public believe they are selling at a big
loss. We do not propose to answer every statement made by such mer-
,8 cuants as it is a wasie 01 nine, ior tne puonc Know wuen uiev sec hisl-
Sii- class goods, and appreciate square dealings
Yours for bai
North Platte. Nov. 22, 1894.
To The Triijuxe
as I have been sentenced
to the state prison I will put. a
little epistle in the paper they have
got a lot of pugerors to send" me to
prison while the guilty person to
the crime I am alleged as I had at
one time a good mam- friends in
North Platte but this shaddow
which has fallen at my door, but I
truly hope the truth will soon . be
found out soon for a great main
people think I am guilt3 and others
think difTerentlly and the man that
has sent me to the prison is guilty
of numerous crimes and he will end
up in the pen though as god be nn
witness I am innocent of the crime
The Boston Store,
The only Cheap Store with Good Goods in Lincoln County.
, . JULIUS. XIZER, PROPRIETOR. '
1 " y - -r -vr p - -
n 1TT1 iPim ii n 1
l?aid up Capital,
("AVE WARXER a surprise.
The fact that Dr. K. R. Warner
belongs to eleven or seventeen
secret societies does not deter him
from taking an active part in the
meetings of each, and there is 110
man in town who has been honored
with so many lodge offices as the
Doctor. In view of the interest he
has taken in the Imp. .Order of Red
Men. he was recently elected to the
highest state office in that order.
with tfiemajdenfKof the Pocoho
tribe feeling tHat.this honon
25 Per Cent Off. 25 Per Cent Off.
MILLINERY AT RENNIB'S.
New Fall Goods to be Sacrificed.
We offer all our elegant stock at one-
fourth off on the dollar.
Millinery Sale at Rennie's.
the AV. A. P. A. invited the boys
into the store room formerly oc
cupied by McChesney. where a nice
luncheon was served. During the
evening several sliort speeches were
w w Dinar,
A. F. STHEITZ.
A. D- l!l"CKVOKTII.
M. C. MXDSAY,
I. W. ItAKEIi.
All business intrusted to us handled promptly, carefully, and at lowest rates.
Don't pay other people's debts.
D yVV I
Is the ONLY Hardware
Man in Nor th I5latte that
ST0 ONE OWES. You
will always find my price
Yours for Business,
A. L. DAVIS.
Hardware, Tinware, Stoves,
Sporting Goods, Etc.
duly appreciated by the
nesdav evening of last week,
event took place at the
room and was ver3 largely
attended, those attending- taking
with them a wagon load or so of
provisions such as is palatable to
all red men and maidens. It was a
g-athering in which mirth ran riot
and happiness reigned supreme.
The Gordon cornet band added to
the pleasures of the eveninir by
furnishing some excellent music.
A C.OOU PAYIXC. CROI
T am feeling prett3 good just
now." remarked AV. O. Thompson,
a successful ditch farmer. Frida3
as he renewed his subscription to
this journal, over the result ob
tained from 1113' seven acres of
alfalfa. I let the last growth go to
seed, and from that seven acre
patch I threshed eight3-six bushels
of seed. This seed is now selling
for $5.00 per bushel, and may go to
This outfit consists of a Double
Breasted Coat, two (2) pairs of pants.
nil tho latest stylo Stanley C.tp of same
material. (Extra buttons with even
outfit.) The jjoods are of most excellent
aud stylish fabrics especially adapted for
service, and wo can sell you the whole
outfit as clieap as you can buy tho bare
suit from other do lers. liny our Stan
ley Combination for your boys and make
Max Einstein, Prop.
Tile TAinaHC- 77..TF
a 1 1 :u9uii will
rpm seven acres is
The Tribune man
a next spinA, an
ring him a
Dr. N. McCABE, Prop. J. E. BUSH, Manager.
NORTH PLATTE PHARMACY,
Successor to J. Q. Thacker.
NORTH PLATTE, - NEBRASKA.
WE AIM TO HANDLE THE BEST GRADE OF GOODS,
BELL THEM AT REASONABLE PRICES, AND WARRANT
EVERYTHING AS REPRESENTED.
Orders from the country and along the line of the Union
Pacific Railway Solicited.
FINEST SAMPLE EOOM IN NORTH PLATTE
Having refitted our rooms in the finest of ste, the public
is invited to call and see us, insuring courteous treatment.
Finest Wines, Liquors and Cigars at the Bar.
Our billiard hall is supplied with the best make of tables
aud competent attendants will supply all your wants. .
KEITH'S BLOCK, OPPOSITE TP1E UNION PACTFTC DEPOT
Easy to Take
And Perfect in Their Action,
Never fail to relieve Dyspepsia,
Constipation, and Headache.
"I have proved the v:ilue of Qi
Aj'er's Pills in relieving dy.eppp- os
si:i and headache, with which o
complaints I was so lonjr troubled 23
that neither the doctor nor my- 0i
self supposed I should ever fie 05
well asrain. Through the u.e of i
the above medicine I am better 2i
than I have been ior vears." of
A. (ASKILL.Vers:iil!ei?. III. Os
i iiiiiu iiacii s j jus ir
!." years as a catlfartic in liver o!
complaint, and alwavs with ex-
tremely benelicial eiTect, never 2j
having had need of other medi- oi
cine. 1 also give Avers Pills to o
inv nlii tlTnrt ii'ltnn lirv m-.it.n Ol
aiij ijf i iivil L11CJ It'll UJi C jJi
Avavs most satisfactorv." A. of
A.atox, Centre Conway, X. II. g
"Having been severelvafllicted o
with costiveness, J was induced oj
to try AVer's Pills. Their use has g?
effected a comjilete cure, and I oi
can confidently recommend them o
to all similar! v afflicted." C. A. g:
"WiimLVX, iX'ipomo, Cal.
AYER'S PILLS gi
Received Highest Awards c!
AT THE WORLD'S FAIR 2!
A HLAST FROM GKAXI) ISLAND
Anent the Nathan
Grand Island. the daily Independent
of that place jjives the noted re
vivalist the following- blast: Na
than's blasphemous reference to the
Catholic confessional, last night,
ought to disgust any person with a
heart tilled with christian grace.
His abuse of the Episcopalians,
whom lie asserted did not claim to
be christians was equally as dis
gusting. If Nathan is to be con
sidered a fair exponent of "true
christians." and a follower of the
Lord, "what would Christ think" if
lie should appear and find such a
disciple creating dissention among
our christian people. For the peace
and good of North Platte and other
places who have Nathan booked for
a few nights at the opera house, we
would advise them to declare the
C. L. Adams returned yester
day from a trip to Omaha.
-The 'i":Verriia:is fvOill iive a
dance at tile opera house this "Wed
is making some
of that 'tract is sure to;,
revenue that any man might be
proud to possess. -In street slang,
"alfalfa s the stuff."
NORTH PLATTE. HOTELS.
North Platte is better supplied
with good hotels than almost an
other town ot twice its size in the
west. Four hostelries, with ac
commodations for two hundred
guests, invite the patronage of the
people who live in and visit the city.
On Saturday last Oberst & Breter
nitz formally opened the Nebraska
House and gave a dinner which
would do credit to a Delmonico.
This house has been renovated and
refurnished and presents a neat and
inviting appearance, and we predict
will do a good business under the
new management. J. C. Federhoof
opened the new Hotel Neville the
latter part of the week, moving in !
before the" building was finished in"
detail. These latter improvements
have since been completed, and a
formal and appetizing" opening
dinner will be given to-morrow.
The hotel presents an appearance
that must prove inviting to the tired
and hungrv traveler. In addition
to these hotels we have the Pacific
and the Hotel Central, both of
which are well conducted.
had no case. j Program of the .Meeting to held in
The case of the State of Nebraska ! this City December 1st and 2d.
against C. S. Clinton, wherein the !
improvements to his residence on
west Fifth street.
Miss Carrie Belton is in Omaha
having her eyes examined, from
which source she has had more or
less trouble recently.
A stimulant is often needed to
nourish and strengthen the roots
and to keep the hair a natural
color. Hall's Hair Renewer is the
best tonic for the hair.
A. D. Williams is now owner of
the handsame residence on the
corner of Fourth and Vine streets,
having purchased the same of Judge
Neville las week. As Mr. "W. did
not purchase the house to rent, it
looks very much as though lie ex
pects to be a benedict in the near
A cup of muddy coffee is not
wholesome, neither is a bottle of
muddy medicine. One way to know
a reliable aud skillfully-prepared
blood-purifier is by its freedom
from sediment. Ayer's Sarsaparilla
is always briglit and sparkling,
because it is an extract and not a
THE Y. M. C. A. CONFERENCE.
defendant was charged with pro
moting a lottery, came up for hear
ing in the district court Friday.
After the examination of one or two
witnesses, the jury was excused.
and the law in regard to lotteries !
and its bearing on the case was j
lllgllU UUUll- J UUgC .XtUllt. H 11U
decided that the prosecution had
no case. He subsequently wrote a
verdict acquitting the defendant o
the charge. The result of the case
is no doubt a keen disappointment
Following is the program of the
"workers' conference" of the Young
Men's Christian Associations em
bracing the west part of the state,
which will be held in this city on
Saturday and Sunday next:
Saturday Morninc. Presbyte
rian Church 10:00, prayer and
praise service: 10:15, address of
welcome: 10:30, addresses by dele
gates and informal reception to
delegates and citizens of North
Platte;ll:00.bible reading, personal
to the informant, who caused the 1 work; 11:30, adjournment.
arrest apparently through business
jealous. The county will foot the
bill of a couple hundred dollars cost.
company e. banquet.
On Friday evening last Company
E.. Nebraska National Guards, was
given an informal spread by the "W.
A. P. A. Keith's hall, which is
used as a arm room dv the com-1
pany. was occupied that evening, :
and the company descended to the
rian Church 2:00, devotional ser
vice; 2:15, Our relation to the As
sociation both as individuals and
as a community: 3:00, Dusty and
Unthumbed Bibles cause, sin.
cure: 4:uu. Aature and manner 01
"Work in small towns: 4:20. discus
sion; 4:45. adjournment.
Saturday EvenincM.F. Church
7:15. song service: 7:30, The
or the Young
E. B. Hender-
street and went through military Model Y. M. C. A
evolutions on Spruce street, march
ing back and forth in platoons,
company front, etc. Quite a large
crowd witnessed and enjoyed this
event. Alter the drill the ladies of
Man Four Square
Sunday Morninc. Y. M. C. A.
Rooms 9:30 to 10:15, Fellowship
Sunday Afternoon 4:15. at
Keith's Hall. What can a Man Do?
By E. B. Henderson of Omaha.
4:15 at Baptist Church, What can
a Boy Do? by John W. Hogue of
Grand Island. 4:15 at Lutheran
Church, What can a Woman Do?
by Harry L. Markell of Fremont.
Sunday Evening. Keith's Hall
7:15, Song Service. H. V. Hilliker
of Nortli Platte: 7:30. union meet
ing. Evangelistic address, E. B.
Henderson of Omaha.
The question of irrigation is upon
us and we must handle it with good
judgement, and never shut our eyes
to the practicability of it. Win one
western half of Nebraska i
enough that most any amount of
water could be raised with out any
effect on the well. Also there is
not a quarter section in Nebraska
that properly handled would not
catch a very considerable amount
of surface water that other wise
runs to waste each year. The state
of Missouri has more pools over, its
surface than any other state, and
this is cause for her good crops
this season. When extreme dry
weather comes there is some thing
to cause evaporation also it has
been shown what effect the cutting
off of all the forests has on the rain
fall. The old counties are reforest-
C 1 t 1 Til'
injf as iast as possioie. Illinois
n.8aiC uu---i:il-u! knew no drouth scarcelv until after
ot the land. What
it we do not.' 1 .! 1 n r 1. 1..
r 1 : f ,r n t i 1 I
ammiiia, uucui uicmusLuuvanu'u
of our states in irrigation matters.
u, j i HHnois i,as re(ieeined her waste
UUIMUIII Willi llll"tlllUll UllLUO. 1
Say that every quarter section west j
sloughs and swamps. The great
trouble was too much rain. Tilim
of the th meridian had a reservior
that would cover an acre. If the
reservoir was four feet deep it would
contain 1,303,192 gallons, which is
sufficient to cover 48 acres one incli
deep. With the amount of ram
west of the 97 meridian it would
not be necessarv that more
1 lands. Now to counteract this if
she continues to cut off her timber,
that state will be subject to extreme
conditions of dry weather and wet.
We consider that Nebraska with
her climate and underflow of water
will in no distant day have no peer
in its possibilities. A large per
0 1 cent of the land north of the PJatt
than 18 nbeirri ted b sur- i
or 20 iyches.should. be used on each
acre, pelieve that if a ' or b
inches were used beside the rain, it
would make an average year. At
that rate an acre of water of six
inches used woum irrigate eirhti - TiiP nnh- Jni.ontnnw mnJnP-.
acres, and would not this body of ceive from their ancestors is impure
blood. Fortunately, it is in every
one's power to transmit a cleaner
tuuiun u uaucijv ui mccnanicai
1 Jj 11 (.1111. UIUUVJ JL .4VlJIt.
water have some good effect on the
remainder of the farm. We will
take a well 200 feet deep and put j heritage to their posteritv by the
a winumui 10 it. it win raise, with simple use ot Ayer's Sarsaparilla.
a three inch cylinder seven gallon
per minute, and, pumping ten hours
per day. it would raise 4,200 gallons
and in 365 days would raise 1.543.- j
uuu ganons. or enough to 1111 a
reservoir four feet deep and an acre
in extent. It is true that there
would be some waste of water bv
the only blood-purifier admitted at
the Chicago World's Fair.
STRICTLY IN IT.
Tho Chicago, Union Pacific and North
western Line offers tho best accommoda
tions to tho traveling public on routo to
Chicago. Through trains, fast time,
magnificent sleeping cars, elegant dining
i cars, colonist sleepers, reclining chair
1 I T .1 I
in-i.-, a ...,.11 ciire !iim namisomo tiny conencs,
lV.4inU(. 411114. - tlflf 1 41 HUH. XV
of the above capacity flows enough
water to irrigate four tenths of an
acre per day. The underflow in the
j Hershev & Go's.
World's Tribute to
Dr. Price's Cream
Highest Honors Awarded
by the World's Colum
Dr. Price's Cream Baking Powder
The highest award was given on every claim, comprising
superiority in leavening- power, keeping properties, purity and
excellence. This verdict has been given by the best jury
ever acocmbled for such a purpose, backed by the recommend
ation cf the Chief Chemist of the United States Department
cf Agriculture, Washington, D. C, who made an elabor
ate examination and test of all the baking powders. This
is pre-eminently the highest authority on such matters in
Thi3 verdict conclusively settles the question and
proves ihit Dr. Price's Cream Baking Powder is
superior in every way to any other brand.
Inote. The Chief Chemist rejected the Alum baking powders, stating
to t.:o World's Fair jury that he considered them unwholesome.