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pec Wtfbaht gailg gajle: jfomflaaj CamixiQ, 29, 1904.
Resident Was Prominent in
Lodge Circles, '
MAN LIVED HERE 25 YEARS
Overdose of Opiate for Insom
nia Causes Death.
Edward GraJy, .tged C. years, a well
nown traveling salesman, and a Ions
time resident of Wichita, died at his
borne, 229 South Lawrence avenue, yes
terday morning at 10 o'clock. His death
was presumably caused by an over-dose
of an opiate taken to relieve insomnia.
Are impure matters which the skin,
liver, kidneys and other organs can
not take care of without help, there is
such an accumulation of them.
They litter the whole system.
Pimples, boils, eczema and other
eruptions, loss of appetite, that tired
feeling-, bilious turns, fits of indiges
tion, dull headaches and many other
troubles are due to them.
Remove all humor3, overcome all
their effects, strengthen, tone and
invigorate the whole system.
Testimonials of remarkable cures mailed on
ror.iif.st. C. I. HOOD CO.. Lowell. Mass.
annual Joint program of the Davis
Brightonian and Forum Literary societies.
It has always been the custom for the
different societies of the school to furnish
either an individual or a joint program
frtr the benefit of the public at some
Grady had been suffering from in- i time during the school year. The pro-
somnia for the past two months, and . gram for this year has been arranged for
when he returned from a trip on the j a joint one, and the faculty have per
road Thursday, his physician prescribed mitted the societies the right to make it
an opiate for him which, it is said, failed I n? f the commencement events. Each
to have the desired effect. According to I society possesses good material for a lit
Mrs. Grady, he- arose about 1 o'clock yes- erary and musical entertainment and the
terday morning and took a dose of some- j ProSram promises to be one of interest.
thing that he had purchased on one of j Music University Orchestra
his trips. About 5 o'clock the family no- I ItPer Claude Holmes
ticed that his condition was alarming, (Reading Georgia Dunn
and Dr. C. E. McAdams and Dr. J. D. I u'Sinai fetory Clara Thompson
Clark wre summoned. The two physi
cians worked with their patient until
about O.SO o'clock, but nothing could be
done, as the case resisted their efforts
and the patient gradually sank until 10
o'clock, when death came.
Dr. McAdams said that he could not
state positively what kind of an opiate
caused Mr. Grady's death, but it was
evident that death resulted frons that
Mr. Grady was well known in Wichita
having resided hero for the past twenty-
five years. He was a traveling sales
man for a wholesale lumber cmipiiiy.
and had been in the lumber business for
a great many years. Before moving io
Wichita, Sir. Grady resided in Arkansas
City, where he was interested in the lum
He leaves a widow, two sons and a
daughter. One of the sons, Chester, and
the mother were present at the bedside
when the end came. The other son and
daughter, who reside out of the city, will
arrive sometime today to attend the
Mr. Grady was a 'member of the Ma
sonic Blue lodge, the Odd Fellows and the
A. O. U. W., and highly respected among
the respective members of these organ!
The funeral services will be held from
the First M. E. church Monday after
noon, at 2 o'clook. The services will be
conducted by Reverend Lynch and the
Masonic lodge. Interment will be made
Jn Maple Grove cemetery.
Thf Kvmn.nfhv nf tlio nntiro rnmmimitv
(is extended to Mrs. Grady and the chil
dren in their sad bereavement.
MANY PROGRAMS ARRANGED.
emorial Day Vill Be Generally Ob
served in Wichita.
From the extensive preparations that
have been made by "Wichita people. Me
morial day Monday will be more gen
erally observed in this city than in a
good many years.
Special services have been planned for
at nearly all churches and programs
have been prepared for services by the
Id soldiers. Most of the merchants
liavo agreed to close their places of
business, some all day and others in the
afternoon, to give their employes a
chance to participate in the different
DEFENDANTS WIN CASE.
Heirs of W. H. Black Are Given Pos
session of Disputed Property.
In the case of Mrs. X. A. English vs.
Mrs. Cora Black and Mrs. W. Ji. Holmes,
the heirs of Dr. W. H. Black, C. II.
Brooks, ss judge pro tem of the district
court, rendered his decision in favor of
he defendants yesterday morning.
The suit was brought for the possession
f certain property on West Douglas ave
nue next to the river, which the English
heirs claimed by virtue of the title held
by Mr. English at the time of his death.
The heirs of Dr. Black claimed the prop
erty by right of adverse possession. The
suit for the possession of the property
was begun in 1900 and the real estate in
volved amounts to about $15,000.
Conly & Conly represented the defend
"et Anna Newton and Maud Berry
"Aunt Sophronia Faber at The Opera"
Myrta Thompson and Edna Shaw
Beading Gertrude Becker
Original Poem . .Mable Munns
Music Davis Quartette
HEAVY RAIN FALLS.
Shovers Are General Over, Kansas,
Oklahoma and Nebraska.
nam began falling over this section last
night about 7 o'clock in considerable
quantity, following the light showers of
the afternoon, and continued until early
this morning, with indications pointing
to a continuation in the form of showers
today. The rain of last night was gen
eral over a large territory contingent to
x.ignt showers were general yesterday
over Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma and
portions of Texas and New Mexico and
also over Colorado and Utah.
However, clear weather prevails, ex
cept over the easteern slope of the
Rocky mountains and the Pacific coast.
The area of high pressure that overlay
Kansas Friday morning has moved to the
Ohio valley and is followed by an area
of low pressure that extends from the
Mexican border northeastward to Man
itoba. The maximum temperature yesterday
was 76, with a minimum of 54 degrees.
ADDITION OF 40
Hotel Hamilton to Be Enlarged
WORK WILL BEGIN SOON
Details to Be Arranged the
JOHN CUDAHY HERE.
Improvements Going on at the Two
John Cudahy, of Chicago, is in the city
on business in connection with the Cudahy
packing plant of this place. It is quite
probable that many improvements will
bo made in the near future at a cost of
thousands of dollars. The business of the
plant strikes Mr. Cudahy favorably and
he deems it the proper move to increase
the capacity' and facilities of the ma
chinery at this time ana, while no definite
announcements j.ave as yet been made
concerning the improvements, it is al
most a certainty that the necessary work
will be done.
The work of completing the installation
of a new $50,000 ice machine at the Dold
packmg plant is progressing very nicely.
and within the next few davs every
thing in that connection will be done.
This is one of the finest machines of its
kind in this part of the country. More
Improvements are also to be mad short
ly and both of these plants are to be put
in as good shape as any in the west.
Literary Program Is Arranged by Stu
dents at Friends.
Rev. C. A. Berger. of Burlingame. will
deliver the Baccalaureate sermon today
to the graduating class of 1034. and the
Students of Friends university in Russel
hall of the university. Special music
"The Recessional ' by the F. U. Glee club
with Mrs Claude Stanley as solist, and
a vocal solo, selected, by Mrs. Claude
Stanley, will be furnished. The evening
service will bo an address to the two
Christian ..associations by Rev. William
Wooten. Music will be furnished by the
Y M C. A. quartette.
On Monday evening will be given the i
HELD MEETING YESTERDAY.
Anti-Horse Thief Association to Form
About fifty members of the Anti-Horse
Thief association, from the surrounding
country, held a meeting at the court
house yesterday morning, for the pur
pose of forming a county organization
of the association.
Of the twenty-one sub-lodges in the
county, seventeen were represented at
yesterday's meeting. The constitution
and by-laws were framed and the elec
tion of officers will probably be held at
the next meeting, on June II, at the
court house, in the sheriff's office.
Copies of the constitution and by-laws
were given to the representatives of each
sub-order and each order will discuss
the adoption of the same at their next
meeting and report at the meeting of
The principal object which the associ
ation has in view in forming a county
t rganization is to make a larger re
ward for petit and grand larceny by
bringing the sub-orders together. This
will b.-; done by assessing a small per
capita tax on each sub-order, according (
to its membership. The reward will be
placed at fo0 for petit larceny and 51CO
Geo. H. Lawrence, manager of the
Hamilton hotel, at the corner of Main
and Waterman, said yesterday that plans
would be made next week for an addi
tion of forty rooms to the hotel, and
work would begin at once. Mr. Law
"We have a large building here now.
but it is entirely inadequate to supply
the demands of our patrons. We could
use forty more rooms tonicht if we had
them. We have been turning away pen-
pie almost every day on account of being
unable to accommodate them.
"It is not yet determined whether an
other story will be added or an addition
built on the north side. One or the
other will have to be done. Just which
it will be will be decided the first of this
The progress and growth of the city is
demonstrated in no better way than by
the inability of the leading hotels to
supply the demands of the public. j
The Hamilton is already a four-story
building, arranged with every modern
hotel convenience, and the addition will
Lest We Forget
Tomorrow, Decoration Day
and don't forget if you need Clothing
for this occasion or for any occasion, that
you save money, you save time, you save
worry and you take no risk when you buy
the "H. (Si, H." kind.
Our policy "Your money back if you want
it" stands back of every article sold here.
EXAMINATION OF TEACHERS.
Secretary Announces Dates for Tests
The spring examination of teachers will
be held at the high school building on
Wednesday and Thursday, June 1 and 2.
The following is the schedule:
Wednesday 8 a. m. to 12 m.. Arithmetic
and History; 1:30 to 5:30 p. m., Theory
and Practice and Physiology and Hygiene.
Thursday S a. m. to 12 m., Grammar
and Geography; 1:30 to 5:30 p. m.. Spell
ing, Penmanship, Music and Drawing.
Examination, in Reading will be given
at the convenience of the applicant. A
fee of l will be collected at the begin
ning of the examination.
MONEY IS RECEIVED.
Surety Company Advances $1,000 Lost
by O. L. Cowan.
J. C. Cassell, local agent of the Pacific
Express company, yesterday received a
draft for 51,000, which was paid immedi
ately to the Kansas National bank in re
turn for a similar amount of money lost
by O. L.. Cowan, an employe of that com
The money was paid by a surety com
pany in which Mr. Cowan was bonded.
He, however, must return the amount
advanced by the surety company. Both
Mr. Cowan and his wife are employes of
the Pacific Express company. They will
return the money to the surety company
in different sums as they receive their
monthly salaries. Mr. Cowan figures that
it will take him and his wife about two
years to square the indebtedness.
HERE FOR TREATMENT.
Tom Russell Talks of Outlook for
Crops This Season.
Col. Tom Russell of Belmont was seen
yesterday upon our streets. He is taking
treatment from a Wichita physician for a
bad case of rheumatism. His many
friends in Sedgwick and Kingman coun
ties will be pleased to know that he is
rapidly recovering his health. Col. Rus
sell, who is an extensive farmer and
cattleman reports the wheat crop in his
locality in very line condition.
There is now every prospect for a bump
er crop. There is at this time sufficient
moisture in the ground to make the crop, j
Its great danger at this time is hail and j
this will, of course, be only local. Corn 1
is backward owing to the late cold spring .
but the acreage is large and there is lots
of time to make good corn. The subsoil i
is thoroughly soaked with moisture, and
the farmers are looking for a good corn
year. Pasturage is extra good and cattle
are thriving well. j
Sell for Less
DRAWS THE CROWDS.
Since Thursda- morning this busy store has been
crowded with eager buyers of Men's, Boys' and Chil
dren's Clothing, Hats and Furnishing Goods.
The Profits of This Sea
son Are Yours...
On our entire stock of Clothing, such as Stein-Bloch,
Ivuppenheimer and other leading makes. Don't miss
this opportunity to supply yourself with new, season
able apparel ar about one-third less than their actual
Watch Our Windows
We have engaged extra help during this great sale.
DISTRIBUTORS OF STEIN-BLOCH SMART CLOTHES.
CHARLES YOUNGHEIM, Proprietor.
114 North Main Street,
I ' 2sTo matter what you want or the price you have
in mind, it will well repay you to come to The Hub.
. We have hundreds of the most Stylish Suits that
skill and modern machinery can turn out. All out
garments are very carefully HAS'D-FIISHED and tha
prices we are quoting would be cheap for Suits not
nearly, so good.
We have the confidence of the public. We are
determined to hold it, as well as our established pres
tige for reasonable and little ness of price.
If you want a good Suit, better than the ordi
, $12 or $15
Come to The Hub and you will not be disappointed.
New Arrivals in Manhattan Shirts
In all the
foreign and do
attached or de
tac h ed cuffs,
coat or closed
$1.50 to $4
in Si.oo Shirts;
all styles, fast
Silk Shirts, soft
a Stylish Shirt
for warm wea
$3 and $5
Straw Hats, all Styles, 50c up to $10.
mi mii i
Postoffice Directly Across the Alley.
Fastest Growing Store in Wichita.
I Wisdom Says Who
Reason Answers Turner
$ The same answer from scores of builders will direct
you to our yards for Superior Building .Material. We
$ are building a reputation for the best for quick ser-
vice for reasonableness of price.
( If you want c'l substantial home, get prices from
ns before you buy the material. Both 'phones 100.
MRS. PHIPPS IS BURIED.
Funeral Services Were Held Yester
day from the Home.
The funeral services of Mrs. Emma
J. Ihipps. :a.oa 30 years, who died at her
, home, 1C0G Ida avenue, Friday morning,
of heart failure, were held at the family
' residence yesterday afternoon at 2 o'clock,
i Interment was mae in Maple Grove cem
! timer Hyatt, who lives at Reynolnsvule.
Pa., has just married the mother of his
divorced wife, Mrs. Mary Myers. Proba-
fnr- !mn? Inrrcnv.
When the nnnl arrangements are com- j " ne 1,111 not 5lV lo imnK inai D-v ven"
pleted. the county lodge will hold a ! ",l "" -
meeting every three months. This new h making himself h!S own father-
orsrnnizntion will in no way interfere with ,
the meetings of the sub-orders through- j
out the county.
t the meeting yesterday morning C. i
ft-hrinn-x Kinmnc.n o r, , ! X. Kcssler, of Delano township, was j
WHY THEY PUSH IT.
Push Mi-o-na, the Dyspepsia
"It's a pleasure to sell a medicine when
your customers t-ome in afterwards and
tell you how much good it has done
them," said Crehring & Higginson, the
popular druggists, to an Eagle man, "and
that is why wc like to sell and recommend
Mi-o-na, the dvspepsla remedy.
"We haw sn much faith in this article
that wc are going to guarantee it in the
future, and will ietwrn the money to any
purchaser of Mi-o-na. whom it does not
cure. That may tvem rash but our cus
tomers have snid so many good words
Jn its favor that wc do not expect to
have many packages returned.
"Any one who has dyspepsia, whose
food does not digest wli, wjk has to
take thought as to what lie on Mr !
and when, can leave SO cents deposit at
chosen as temporary chairman and J. W.
Grinstead. bf Ilaysville, as temporary ,
secretary. The committee on by-laws j
and constitution was as follows:
J. O. Koach. of lowsvllle; D. Peterson, j
J of Wichita: B. Raymond, of Sunnydale; j
i M. H- Church, of Waco, and W. B. Smith, i
j of Clearwater. ;
I The morning session was occupied by j
Ptho appointment of the committees and i
! thOi choosing of the chairman and sec- j
' retary. The report of the committee on j
Coal Let Us Fortify You Against the Elements Building Material
The fiortar Mixer
can tell you what class of work Is
being done and the kind of build
ing it will be. Start right and
you'll end right.
We sell the highest grade of ma
terials to be had on any market.
If you are contemplating building
cfme in and see us about materi
als. There's a big difference In
g'ijlity. You will find that out
when you make the comparisons,
but know more about it after hav
ing unpleasant experience with the
Remember us when yoa want
We supply it in any fjuantlt7
from a few loads to car load lota.
TheJacksonWalker Coal & Material Co.
"THE WICHITA COALING STATION."
Both Phones 10.
112 East Douglas Avenue.
I H Turner 535-547 West
J. I 1. I 141 , Douglas Avenue
"KNOWLEDGE IS FOLLY UNLESS PUT
TO USE." YOU KNOW
TO EX USE IT.
Former Wichita Girl Victorious Out of
Three Thousand Contestants.
Mrs. F. W. Petree, of this city, has re-
m,,u """" ;v,u ' " ?on at Ueived word from her niece. Miss Linda
our store and take home a box of Mi-o:na SKrU5f of Washington. Mo., who was
biiu ii. me ji-Mivu. outs not regwiate his
digestion and cure his dyspepsia, he can
withdraw his money on returning the
Going ior Chamberlain's Colic,
Cholera and Diarrhoea
Don't nat Yourself ia this man's place.
the afternoon session, which was held in j bt keep a bottle of this remedy in your
home. It is certain to oe necaea sooner
or later and when that time comes you
will need it badly; yoa will need it
quickly. Buy it now. It may save life.
Prity., 25 cents; lirge tvzc, oQ cents.
hv-!nws and constitution was given at
Sheriff Henry Schad"s office.
WON FINE PRIZE.
This -shows great faith in the merit
f Mi-o-na. It is really a most unusual
wedicine and the rapid increase in sales
since Gohring t Hipprtnson introduced it
In Wichita shows that it des all that it
claims to do. cures dyspepsia, regulates
digestion and enables those who use it to
eat just what they want and when they
jrant with no fear of trouble
formerly a resident of Wichita, that she
has won the prize, a ticket to the world's
fair and to the pike, given for the best
composition on "Creation of the World."
awarded by the world's fair committee.
There were 3.0X competitors in Frank
lin county, which adjoins St. Louis coun
ty. The compositions were to contain
but four hundred xvords. which required
the greater ability.
Miss Kruse Is only 12 years of age and
her securing first prize on this subject
is somethine to be croud oX.
Hat Sale all this week.
Trimmed Hats. II. S3.
Shield's MiHInery Co..
ia X. Main t-treet.
Wear a "Shield's" Hat.
W. S. S. L.
Will be ia Wichita.
f Oxfords and Slippers
? are the proper thing Just now. Wc have the flees: llti- that we ercr b- J
4 fore had tfca pleasure of showing. All styles. latt toes and hels, ia
t Tans, Vicis and Patents
4 Indies, who like smart footwear will appreciate oor line of Strap Slip- 4
pers. They are so nice and in J'Jch varied assortment of etyles that yon J
can't find fault. 4
a' MEN'S OXTORDS a shape for every idea as to style, an5 a fit for every
foot. r "
4 "Good Shoes for Everybody." '
i STRICTLY CASH. 150 X. 3fAI5. f
$ . I.
Jewel and Quick Meal
flelirered, 10c week: -DAILY BAGLK-rDeliTered. 10c week.
The KSean, Kooi,
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of ssveti reany. and 7t
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kmc. price, lit Ml
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turt'ir prime!?! tbt "wina lr
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other hwjc-ws. Prfr Una it
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12) CAST DOUGLAS AVENUE.