In a printing office, either as editor,
foreman, or compositor. Twenty-two
years' experience. Good references
given. Address, The Register,
Having opened a retail. grocery I
wish to Bay to the people of Iola and
vicinity that I am prepared to offer
them better goods for less money than
an other firm in the county. The fol
A FEW OP THE MANY BAItaAINS:
Fresh corn, per can 10c.
Fresh blackberries, per can 10c.
Baltimore peaches, per can 20c.
Prize baking powder per can locents
Bice, per pound 5c.
Soda, four pounds for 25c.
Soap, six bars for 2."c.
All other goods in proportion.
Give me n trial and be convinced.
Pbesbyterian CnuBCir: Morning
Exposition lecture on Jas. 4: 8 and
9, "Nearness to God and purity."
Evening Beviewof the 101st General
W. H. Hyatt, Pastor.
Christ Reformed Church:
Morning, "All made alive, but not all
Baved," a diecussion of theory of un
versalism. EvenIng,"Christiau Unity"
Baptist Chrch: Morning, "Jesus
Crucified." Matt., 27:33. Evening,
"Importance of taking warnings,"
C. N. H. Moore, Pastor.
Cheap round trip excursion tickets
on ealo at Mo. P, Depot, for all Cali
fornia points, also to Denver, Pueblo
and Colorado Springs, Colorado; Ogden
and Salt Lake City, Utah; Phcouix
and Prescott, Arizona; Los Vegas, Hot
Springs, New Mexico and Portland,
Oregon: For tickets or information
call on G. W. Morgan, agent.
Eczema, Itchy, Scaly Skin Tortures
The simple application of Swayne's
Ointment without any iuterual medi
cine will cure any case of Tetter, Salt
Rheum, Ringworm, Piles, Itch, Sores,
Pimples, Eczema, all scally, itchyskin
eruptions, no matter how obstinate or
long standing. It is potent, effective,
and costs but a trifle.
The partnership in the drug business
heretofore existing under the title
of Scott & Son, is this day dissolved by
mutual consent, Wm. A. Scott retir
ing from the firm. The undersigned
will conduct the business as heretofore
and will collect the claims and pay the
liabilities of the firm.
Dr. J. W. Scott.
Will sell the best all steel folding
binder on the market until June 20, at
following prices: $125.00 cash, $130.00
Has SIX points of superiority over
the Deering, McCormick or Osborn.
The light folding Buckeye still in
the lead. A. W. Beck.
Eczema, Iitchy, Scaly, Skin Trotures
The simple application of Swayne's
Ointment without auy internal med
icine will cure any case of Tetter, Salt
Rheum, Ringworm, Piles, Itch, Sores,
Pimples, Eczema, all Scaly, Itchy
Skin Eruptions, no matter how obsti
nate or long standing. It is potent,
effective and costs but a trifle.
George Rhoadcs, 5 miles south of La
Harpe (P. O. address Humboldt) cries
sales in Allen and adjoining counties
Satisfaction quaranteed or no pay.
Charges 1 per cent. Correspondence
Stallions For Salo
I have two young stallions which I
offer for sale for part cash and part
time, or I will exchange for young
stock. Joiix Guinane,
Six stonemasons and three tenders
wanted at once for work on county
poor farm buildings. Apply to H. L.
Henderson or A. "W. Holland.
Sons of Veterans will report at G . A.
R. Hall Saturday, June 15, for muster.
A full attendance is desired.
J. C. Ball,
If you want work of any kind done
in the cemetery, call on or drop a card
to N. M. Burton, Sexton.
FABM LOANS!!! CITY LOANS!!!
We loan on 3. 5, 6 and 7 years' time
at lowest rates. Pay when you please.
McCann & Montgomery.
Having secured a fair supply of Ice
am prepared to deliver the same every
morning to any part of the city.
Prices reasonable. W. H. Ling.
GOOD Q00DS WILL TELL.
The Buckeye binder and table rake
still leads. Beck has sold one car-load
of binders and has another on the way.
The Salvationists announcedat their
meeting the other night that they
would give a "Hallelujah breakfast"
to all who would report at the hall
promptly at 7 o'clock. There was a
goodly number on hand at the hour
named, expecting a square meal of
worldly flesh aud manna, and it js ru
mored that there was considerable disr
oouragetuent when the- only coursed
served were prayer and singing and
Iola Will Celebrate
WAIT FOB ANNOUNCEMENT
California prunes at Mungcr's.
Best carpet warp at Rodman's.
Try Tansil's Punch. Scott & Son.
Oil red tabling, 25c, at Rodmans'.
Tomatoes 10 cts. a can at Hurd's.
A fine lino of syrups at Port Bros.
More now tlouncings atNorthrups.
Flno Zephyr gingham 12Jc Redman.
Go to the Live Hardware for stoves.
Full line Bhirting 0, 8, 10c. Rodman.
Toweling, 5, 6, 8 fc 10c. Rodman.
Mosquito bars, all colors 6Jc. Rodman
Actual cost on prints at Northrup'a.
Gasoline 20 cents a gallon at Mun
Fresh stock all grades of fine sugar
Window glass and putty at the Live
Ladies Jersey vests 3 for 50 cents at
3Irs. Parish, of Harper Is visiting
Frank Wing was up from Humboldt
Hurd pays the highest market price
Something new. 'Bogue's starch,"
at Port Bro's.
A three pound can of tomatoes 10
cents at Hurd's.
Plug tobacco, 35, 40 and 50 cents per
All kinds grass and garden seeds at
the Live Hardware.
The highest market price paid for
produce at Muugers.
Good lubricating castor oil at $1 per
gallon. Scott & Son.
For tho best 7, 7J. and 8J muslin
Rodman beats em all.
A. Ewart Fells the "Superior" cook
stove. Best on earth.
J. F. Kmgsley was in town tho first
of the week on business.
White hats at 15 per cent discount
at Miss Minnie Brown's,
W. A. Cumniings took a trip to
Oklahoma City last week.
If you want a first class sack of flour
cheap go to H.KIaumaun.
Northrup & Co. are offering extra
inducements to cash buyers.
A small hand of tho Salvation army
aro in our city holding meetings.
Money to loan cheaper than any
body ele. Bostwick & Smeltzer.
For Sale; Lot 1, block 5, City of
Iola. Apply to H. L. Henderson.
The Quick Meal gasoline stove at
A. Ewart & Co's , beats them all.
Every body buys those carpets at
Patterson's. They sell at bedrock.
Tho Hiirh School class of '89 picnic-
ed at Freeman's grovo on Tuesday.
W. F. Servey and family havo been
visiting friends in Woodson county.
The best goods the market affords.
Prices low as the lowest. Port Bros.
Paints and oils of all Kinds at the
lowest prices. Cowan & Aushermau.
When you clean house call at the
Live Hardware and get the felt carpet
Frank Brewer was in town yester
day. He is traveling for a Texas lum
The last half of last year's taxes are
now due and tho penalty will be added
after the 20th.
"When you want fine cabinets aud
old pictures enlarged Gofl's gallery is
the place to go.
A fine chamber suit of thrco pieces,
20.24 beveled glass in dresser, only
$18 at Patterson's.
A new invoice of glassware Jat Bar
tels right fresh from tho factory. Fine
goods and low prices.
Wo are exclusive agents in Iola for
Tansil's Punch, tho best 5 cent cigar
ever made. Scott & Son.
Miss Eflle Scott returned last Friday
from Lawrence and will spend the
summer vacation at home.
Anybody wishing ice cream for par
ties, or by the dish, will find it to their
interest to call at the Nickle Plate.
Cole & Brown loan money on farm
and city property at as low rate of in
terest as can be furnished by anyone.
Makkied: On Saturday, June 8,
bv Rev. C. N.;H. Moore, Geo. W. Col-
gin and Ida h.. ricKeons, botu ol iola
Tho Register is in receipt of i
number of Catalogues of the State
University whicli it would be pleased
to furnish to any one upon application.
If you want a sewing machine it
will pay you to look at the New Home
and Domestic at Bartels' before buy
ing. Colo & Rrown make a specialty of
real estate loans on farm and city prop
erty. Call to see them and be con
vinced Mr. W. W. Anderson has bought
the Harmon cottage, on Neosho street,
for the use of his sister, Mrs. J. L.
We can make it to the advantage of
all those who order their flour in large
quantities to buy of us. Cowan &
Rev. W. H. Hyatt will preach at
the Lallarpe church at three o'clock
Sunday afternoon. All are cordially
invited to attend.
S B.Love. W. II. Green and J.
Brenner, of Fulton,and P. Dalrymple,
of Ft. Scott, were among Mr. Funston's
Go where the crowd goes to Gilli
hans new restaurant for a good meal
aud freeh confectionary. South side
square, Iola. Kansas.
County Superintendent Barber is at
Empoiia this week helping his Alma
Mater, the Kansas Normal School,
celebrate her 25th anniversary.
Mrs. OjcarFoust. Mrs. J. F. Col-
bom and Mrs. W. P. Nortbrup will
entertain their gentleman friends at
tea from 0 to 8 o'clock this evening at
the home of Mrs, Foust.
Mrs. D. Skinner, who was released
on bail two weeks ago, has been re-
aTcste4 cn tt warrant charging her
with beinsr accessory to her husband's
crinio and is again In Jail. I
Charles B?ar, a young farmer of
0age township, was drowned in the
south fork of Deer Creek last Tuesday
afternoon. We are uuable to get very
satisfactory details, but it seems that
he with three or four companions had
been seining.and after drawing the eein
out, young Bear started to swim across
the creek. When half way across one
of hia compaiuions called to him "Let
down and see how deep it Is." He im
mediately did so in the customary
way, lifting his arms above his head
and Binking until tho, water covered
the tips of hia fingers. He did not
come to the surface again as soon as he
should, one of tho men became alarm
ed and swam out to where he had gone
down. He caught hold of Bear's hand
but was unable to bring him to the
surface and in the struggle came near
being dragged down himself. - He re
turned to the shore and one of the
other msn swam out but with no better
result, and it was nearly an hour be
fore the lifeless body was finally
brought to land. Bear was a young
man of nbout 21 years of age and a
strong swimmer, and his drowning,
unuer tueclrcumstances.especially the
alleged fact that he did not onee rise
to the surface after going down of his
own volition, seems almost unaccount
able. Ho was a son of Mr. A. L. Bear.
formerly of Osage, but now a resident
of Missouri, who was wired the sad
Not a fit but an expression of deligt.
"About a week ago," says a LosAnge-
Ie8, Cal., druggist, "a Chinaman came
in with a lame shoulder. I sold him
a bottle of Chamberlain's Pain Balm
and guaranteed that it would cure
him. He came in again last night,
and as soon as he got inside tho door
began to swing his arras over his head
like an Indian club swinger. I thought
the blame fool had a fit, but he finally
stopped long enough to Bay; Medi
cine velly fine; aflo same make me
feel plenty good." Chamberlain's
Pain Balm, is without an equal for
sprains, rheumatism, aches, pains or
lame back. For sale by all druggists.
D. B. D. Smeltzer, of tho Neosho
Valley Land Agency, last week trad
ed M. M. Hart's fine country place
(formerly owned by Judge Taicott) on
the hill Just north of the city, to M. J.
McCullough for property in Kansas
City, Kansas. We are informed that
Mr. McCullough intends immediately
to make extensive improvements,
which, added to the beautiful location
will make altogether ono of the finest
suburbau home in southeastern Kans
as. Mr. McCullough is a retired con
tractor and a man of large means, is
well and favorably known to some of
our citizeus and will be a valuable ac
quisition to our county.
Wo are in receipt of a cony of the
Seattle Morning Journal of June 7,
across the margin of which was writ
ten, "My firm lost everything. k M.
Woodruff." This paper was isued the
day after the terrible conflagration of
which a full report is Riven in our gen
eral news columns.and more than cou-
lirms the most harrowing details sent
out by the press reporters. The Jour'
nal shows the effect of tho fire on its
own fortunes as instead of an eight-
page paper it appears printod on one
side of a very small sheet of colored
Tho Register is pleased to note
that in the case of Walter Croker, of
this place, who recovered S2,Go4 from
the Southern Kansas railway company
for tha loss of au eye. occasioned by
defective tools, the Judgment of tho
District Court is affirmed, tho Supremo
Court holding that when a servant Is
ordered to work with a defectivo tool
until others arrive, and there being no
immediato danger, ho does so, and is
injured by the U3e of tho defective
tool, ho is entitled to recover for the
"Mr. Blank: You aro hereby noti
fied to appear, cither in person or by
substitute at ilanK on mans to worK
on the streets of tho city of Iola. See
sections 5373 5374, 53S5, Complied
Laws 18So, Blank, Street Commission
er," is tho form of a notico which Borne
GOO able bodied male citizens between
tho ages of 21 and 45 may expect to
have polltelyserved upon them almost
any time now.
At the meeting of the Iola Lodge I.
O. O. F. on Tuesday night it was de
termined to raise a sum of money for
the benefit of tho brethren of the order
at Johnstown. Jas. Simpson was ap
pointed a committeo of one to receive
subscriptions and ho has nlready col
lected a considerable sum from tho
brethren of tho Lodge. Auyouc out
side the order desiring to. contribute
may hand their contribution to Mr.
Married, on Sunday morning, June
9, at tho residence of tho bride's pa
rents, in this city, Mr. W. S. Lytle
and Miss Anna Montgomery, Rev. J.
E. Myler, officiating. Mr. Lytle is
one of the substantial and progressive
young farmers of Salem township, iu
eyery way worthy of the bride ho has
won. TheltECHSTER extends congrat
ulations and good wished.
Recent dispatches state that tho
Superintendent's office of the Southern
Kansas road will soon be removed from
Lawrence to Chanute, aud that tho
road department now located at
Ottawa, is also to be taken to Chanute.
If theo changes arc made our lively
neighbor on the south will douhtleiS
experience something of a boom.
Schuyler Brewster and Fred Funs
ton, with eight or nine other Univer
sity boys expect to spend tho summer
camping out in Colorado. They win
go to Estcs Park, near Long's peak
and wjll no doubt enjoy the outing
greatly. The party will start from
Lawrence next Monday.
A paper is being circulated for funds
to celebrate with on the Fourth of
July. It should be liberally signed.
Money paid for such a purpose i3not a
contribution but an investment which
pays a good interest. Iola must havo
a celebration and a big one. Lqt us
all "chip in" liberally.
At the reirular meeting of Neosho
Lodge No. 43, K. of P. Wednesday
night, the following officers were elec
ted for the ensuiag term: W. P.
Northrup, C. C; C. Kreuter, V. C;
Wm. Goodhue, K. of R. and S.: W. J.
Evans, M. at A.: Chas. F. Scott, M. of
.;H. Slier, M. of.
A box of Ayer's Pills has saved
many a fit of sickness. Whon a rem
edy does not happen to be within reach
people are liahel to neglect slight ail
ments aud, of course, if serious illness
follows they have to sulfer tho conse
quences. "A stich in time saves nine."
We are glad to aunounce that Mr
J. R. Young has again engaged in
business. As will be seen by adver
tisement in this iasuo, he has pur
chased a complete stock of boots and
shoes and is again ready for business
at the old stand.
We aro asked to give notico that the
several committees that were appoint
ed to make arrangements for the
Oaase Celebration, will meet at Osage
Center school house to-morrow fSatur-
day) at 2 o'clock p. m.
Buy your tea at Bartels.
Fancy stationery at Allen's.
Pure grape vinegar at Bartels.
More new shawls at Rodman's.
Bucket syrup at Hurd's. Try one.
Best summer corsets at Rodman's.
Summer goods down at Rodman's.
Challiofor 7ctsyard at Northrup's.
Tansils Punch, best 5c cigar, Scott &
Hurd has a stock of pure maple
Muneer sells groceries as low as the
Finest line of coffees in the oity at
Ask to see our $2.50 shoe. North
rup & Co.
Fresh stock of oranges and prunes
See those Buckey churns at the Live
Lawns. Cliallies. white (roods at
A nice line of picture moulding at
New groceries finest in the market.
Hnrd has the finest line of teas to be
found in the city.
Live Hardware for pocket cutlery.
"Burlington Blacks" are taking the
lead at Northrup's.
A new supply of fine sorghum
molasses at Hurd's.
Breakfast bacon aud sliced ham at
Krueger & Kreuter's.
Don't fail to see our line of white
goods. Northrup & Co.
Buy carpet and shades at Patter
sou's, goods delivered free.
Cbiokons tlrosved to order at any
timo- Kreuter dSsKrnegeis
Buy your gasoline at Klautnan's;
also all kinds of machine oil.
"Queen of KansasP' the finest Hour
in the market, at Munger's.
Beck sells tho Buckeye Binder, the
lightest and best ever made.
Born: On Monday morning to Mr.
and Mrs. Grant Billbe, a boy.
Bed springs and mattresses of all
sorts aud sizes at Culbertson's.
"Grand Pa's Wonder," the finest
toilet soup in the market. Hurd.
There w ill be sacramental services
at tho Methodist church next Sabbath.
A complete line of Drew, Selby &
Uo.'s shoes just received at JMortrups.
Special attention paid to repairing
aud relluishlng furniture. Culbertson.
For Rent: My residence in Iola,
apply at my store on north side. J. J.
Buy your Binders of old and estab
lished houses. A. W. Beck.
Why don't you buy one of those
Estey organs at Beck'd on monthly
Mrs. H. M. Miller and children
went to Pittsburgh, Kans , yesterday
on a visit.
Try Clara or Louie Hour at H. Klau
matin's, and you will be pleased and
want no other.
R. H. Kuight returned Tuesday
from a trip to Oklahoma City and Ft.
B. O. Davidson camo down from
Hutchinson Wednesday to accompany
his wife homo.
A wagon given away with every
one pound can of Mokaska baking
powder at Kurd's.
Best castor machine oil ever offered
tho trade iu Allen comity, 50 cents a
gallou. W. J. Evans.
Hon. E. D. Lacey, A. C. O. Shockey
and Phil Moss were tho Moran callers
on Mr. Funston on Wednesday.
Mrs. Mary E, Throop, of Ridgport,
111., daughter of tho late W. M Har t
man, is visiting relatives iu Iola.
All persons knowing themselves, in
debted to Miss Minno Brown, are re
quested to call aud settle at once.
Miss A. L. Port, of Cortland, O., is
visiting at her father's homo cast ot
the city, and will remain all summer.
O. P. Northrup and Dr. LaFary aro
making arrangements to spend the
month of July among tho Colorado
The Humboldt "Fats" and "Leans"
played a garao of base ball on Wednes
day for the benefit of tho Pennsylva
An ice cream social which was much
enjoyed by those present was held at
the parsonage of the Christian church
on Tuesday evening.
The Southern Kansas will run a
special train to Ottawa on Thursday of
next week, leaving Iola at 7:43 A. M.,
and returning at 12:10, A. M.
If you aro going to paint or paper
your house this spring, be sure to call
on us, we can tell you something to
your advantage. Scott & Son.
A numberof Iola people will attend
the Ottawa Assembly which convenes
next Tuesday. Tho program presents
tho usual number of attractions.
The Presbyterian social at Mrs. J.
n . bcott's on Tuesday evening was
well attended as nsual, and seemed to
be much enjoyed by those present
The court docket for tho coming
term is much shorter than usual
Those interested will find it priuted in
full in tins issue or the register.
Remember the Mo, P. Ry. Is tho
only direct route for all points east and
west. For tickets or information call
ou or address, G.W.Morgan, agent,
Patterson & Oo. have just received an
invoice of elegant new furniture of the
latest designs aud to be sold at the
lowest prices. They also carry a very
large line of picture moulding.
Mr. R. E. Lauck came up from Okla
homa lust week and took his family
to their new home in Guthrie. Miss
Liliie Casmire accompanied them and
will rcmaiu during the summer.
Talk about low prices? I am selling
dress lawns at 3 cents a yard, good
prints at G cents a yard and every
thing else at corresponding rates.
Come aud see. D. Ewart.
Prof. Umholtz went to Oklahoma,
Monday morning to look after his
property interests. He was accom
panied by Mis Ethel Scott who will
spend the summer with her parents.
Mesecrs Bostwick & Smeltzer say
thty have more money cheaper aud
quicker than any one else. They
make loans ouall classes of property,
and trade horses cattle and merchandise.
The figures from the assessors' re
turns, given In another column, pre
cent a goo I many interesting facts.
They show among other thing that
Allen county decidedly believes in a
diversity of crops; that the ben and
the cows are pretty active and valu
able partners; that we are better off In
the matter of dogs by some 300 than
we were Iastyear;that we-have 150,000
more bushels of corn on haud than we
hid in '83. and 1,000 bushels more of
wheat; that we have made a gain
of 550,000 in the aggregate value of
all taxable property; that onlyucneva,
Carlyle, Eismoro and Humboldt town
ships have increased in population,
while all the rest have lost, the net
loss in the county being 471; that Iola
is still the largest town in the county,
having suffered scarcely any loss dur
ing the past year.
Mr. Moore, tho postmaster at Brad
shaw, Va,, after reading an advertise
ment of Chamberlain's Colic,' Cholera
and Diarjhoea Remedy, concluded o
try a bottle of it. Hesav's: "I used
it in two cases for colic and three for
diarrhoea with perfect satisfaction.
One dose cave relief in every case but
one aud that was a bad case of colic
and required the second dose. I have
handled a great deal of patent medi
cine as agent and for my own' use, but
never tried any that gave as good re
sults as "Chamberlain's Colio, Cholera
and DIorrhoea Remedy," For sale at
25 and 50 cents per bottle by all drug
gists. Here wc are I Come and get your
property insured in the German Insur
ance Co., or some one of our good com
panios. Come to us for the cheapest
loan. And look down the street and
sco the liars kicking themselves be
cause we did not leave Iola, as they
said we did. If you want to learn any
tiling about Iola, Allen county, Okla
homa country, Oklahoma City, or
Guthrie, or auy other place within our
reacii, don't fall to call on us and we
will inform you. Cummiugs & Jones.
At tho Probato Court this week
marriage licenses were issued to WC 8.
Lytic aud Anna Montgomery, aud to
Geo. W. Colgin and Emelino Pickeons
all of Allen county. Tho will of Lars
Erickson was admitted to probate and
O. P. Mattson appointed administrator
with the will annexed. Tho resigna
tion of Geo. A. Amos as executor of
the will of D. B. Washburn, deceased,
was accepted and Henry Nichols ap
pointed administratorto complete the
settlement of the estate.
Tho Salvation Army has moved its
head quarters to tho Brub.iker build
ing aud is holding nightly meetings
which aro largely attended. The
"corps" at this point is made up as
follows: Major G. F. Loveland, with
wife and four children, Capt. S. H.
Hastings, Wm. Winn, wife and three
children, Win. Huff and Maggie WIer.
Theso designate themselves as a
"Crusado Baud" and their purpose is
to establish a permanent post here.
Tom Kelley is bringing to light a
good many tilings on"The Other Side"
that have never found their way into
history. That raid of the women, for
example, told in his last letter, was In
the line of news we think to most of
our readers. Mr. Kelley says it would
take columns to give a full description
of that riot, which in somn of its aspects
was one of the most fearful sights he
saw during tho war.
Wo desiro to aJd our endorsement
to tho kind words spoken by the editor
pro tcm last week regarding C, E.
Mer win's election to the superintend
ency of tho Erie schools. Mr. Merwin's
modesty is all that has prevented him
from being ranked among the foremost
educators of tiie State, and we are clad
that in spite of this draw back he has
gained a positiou whicli is in somo de
gree n recognition of his ability.
The Register notes with pride that
one of the oratorical prizes offered by
tho Ottawa University was carried off
by au Iola young lady, Miss Mary
Homey, whose oration is very highly
spoken of by those who heard it. Miss
Homey graduated from the Iola High
School in 1887, since which time she
has been a ptudent at Ottawa. She is
now at home for the summer vacation.
We notico by a cataloguo received
from die Ottawa Uuiversity, that Mr.
Wm. Goodhue, of this city, has been
appointed a trustee of that institution
to represent this part of the State. Mr.
Goodhue is a sagacious and prudent
business man as welt us a scholar and
will render valuable service to the
University. A better appointment
could not havo been made.
The Register job office has printed
bills this week advertising a fourth of
July celebration to be held at Hosloy's
Grove on tho Osago. H. A. Ewing
and Chas. b . Scott are tho speakers
announced, a Ft. Scott band has been
engaged, aud preparations made gen
erally for "tho biggest Fourth," W.
A. Ross writes us, "ever held in
If you want cheap wall paper get it
of EvanH the druggist.
If you want good paper at a reasona
ble price, get it of Evans the druggist.
It you want tine wail paper there is
no dealer in Allen county that can
show a finer stock and handle it better
than Evans the druggist.
Cheap Farm 40 Acres; the south
west quarter of tho southeast quarter
of section 11, town 21, range 18. $400
cash. $500 on five years time with 8
per cent interest. Land is within one
aud one-half miles of Iola. Address
Sarah Crane, Latjalie, Illinois. Box
There will be a religious meeting for
men at tho Presbyterian church at
three o'clock next Sunday with a view
to organizing a Young Men's Christian
Association if thought advisable. All
men interested in this work are earn
estly invited to be present.
Strayed : From my farm iu Hum
boldt township, a red cow threo years
old supposed to havo a calf had one
horn broken off and was branded on
the right hip. Information leading to
her recovery will besuitablyrewardod.
P. H. FJyun, Humboiar, Kansaas.
It will be seen by an advertisement
in this issue that work is to be com
menced at once on the new buildings
.it tho county poor f.trm. Six stone
inasoii3 and three helpers are yaqled
to begin with. Tlje new home is to he
of stone, 21x03 fet, two stories high.
"For a long time I had no appetite,
was restlf-33 at night, and very much
debilitated. After taking twobottles of
Ayer's Sarsapariila, my strength and
appetite returned, aud my health was
completely restored." D. M. Fisher,
O3wego, N. Y.
Great bargafns in wagons, stoves,
pumps etc. Having been obliged tq
take the afocb of J. J. Cssnqice, & Co.,
I will dispose cf them, at a great bar
gain. Now is the tilna to secure a
good two horse wagon cheap. L. L.
Mr. Barnes, the bright and capable
young editor of the Blue Mound iS'im,
ana Jir. uook, proprietor of the Blue
itouii(i in ursertes, were in town on
Tuesday to see Mr. Funston and mado
the Register a pleasant call.
THE FIRST PERSON SOLVING TfflS POZ-
ihh mu liiyimi an jjajmatiua Uf
In ths Fewsst Words,
BEFORE THE IstDAY OF AUGUST, '89,
Will BE GIVEN A PAIR OF
CiLF BOOTS WORTH $2.50
AND A HAT WOBTH 50 CENTS.
or their equivalent in any other goods.
All answers must be sealed and
dated. We will also date them when
received by us. Mark "puzzle" on the
Anderson & DeClnte.
Wm. C. Thrashek, IOLA,KAN8A8
REAL ESTATE, LOIN & INSURANCE AGENT.
Interest at tho very lowest rate !
' Money furnished without delay!
New Shoe Store !
Having purchased a lartre and comnlete stock of "Room nnd Hhnps I wnnTil hn
pleased to have the patronage of all my
give them bargains. AT THE OLD
CHILDREN'S. BOY'S AND MEN'S
21002 mOE, MAW, AP$,
Together with a general assortment of DRY GOODS and
Lowest Cash Prices.
ZS TH'I! PTjACS to 3U U. "S"OLTJbi
And SILVERWARE of all kinds,
and to get your repairing done.
A small show is camped at the
southwest corner of the square. We
believe it consists of a two-head calf
or some such lapsus naturae,
Mrs. C. J. Klnkade and daughter
went to Sedalia, Mo., the first of the
week where they have relatives and
where they will make their fdturo
John Henderson will spend his va
cation In the Register office, learn
ing the printer's traue. Mo Is a quiet,
industrious boy and makes a welcome
addition to our force.
Our implement dealers have sold a
large numberof harvesters to farmers
living between Neosho Falls and Le-
roy. Doesn't this sneak Drettv well
for Iola as a place to buy your goods?
Rev. W. 8. Wilson is to be formally
installed as pastor or tno Uarlvie
church at three o'clock this afternoon.
The ceremonies will be conducted by
Revs. Reed, Irwin and Pomphrey.
R. B, Stevenson if makintt improve
ments that will result in giving the
Register office much needed addi
tional room. He is having the wood
work of the entire building najntd
Th,9 Vrfit harvest has begun this
weeK, and threshers are preparing to
take the field next week. Allen coun
ty hasn't much wheat this year-nly
9S3 acres but what Bho does have
Anderson fc DeClute's new prize
puzzle appears in this issue. These
puzzles are very interesting and are at
tracting a great deal of atterau ib
the popular and enterprising firm that
tylaa ty'ary Chamberlain asks us to
announce that there will be an exhibi
tion of the work of her class in the
Studio overNorthrun's dry-goods store
beginning Saturday June 22. All are
cordially invited. i
The churches were all beautifully
decorated last Sunday la boan &
unuaren's nay, and 5r;ul ttteicises I
were held. Ti. di6btttnt 1
Mr.W. '.aurcn were more than
Copyright H. P, Smith & Co., 188&
DIRECTIONS. Arrange tho abort
fignres in rach order that when added to
gether they will amount to jut xoo, not
wing any figure twice.
old customers and assure'them I can
.za - d.
An oil copy of VanDyke's portrait
of himself displayed in Evans' drug
store this week ha3 attracted much
attention. It is the work of Miss Ella,
daughter of Hon. E. II. Funston, and
is certainly well done. Misa Funston
has had the advantage of the Instruc
tion of a well known artist In Wash
ington during the past winter and hec
great natural talent has been rapidly
There were 505 students In tfceatftte
university during the past year of
whom 418 were from Kansas, repre
senting fifty-nine oountie. Douzlaa
county fnrniahM 172. Thirteen states,
three territories, tho District of Colum
bia and Germany were also represent
ed two students coming from the Ger
man Canital. Rprlin Vltnatar, nam
from Missouri, six from Nebraska and
six from Iowa.
Sometimes the west bound passenger
train stops for water at the river tank,
and sometimes It doesn't. It didn't on
Tuesday morning when J. E. Hender
son and H. Spronl got on to ride dowa
and see how high the river was. Tho
river had rallen enough by the time
they got all the ties counted boek from
Plqua so that they could cross on tha
railroad bridge without any difficulty.
Tbey are having a lively poet offleo
fight at Monnd City, which probably
accounts for the presence of Hon.E. R.
Smith. John H. Madden T. "R Tom.
ojeau and Wm. Aokerman. of thafc
place at the Pennsylvania Central ea
TuU ro and see thoan lHtoa flna
dress shoes in common sense and
Opera toe at WaiahiAvB Va i
just received ft ouly $2.90. It Is a
mveiy ntiimj Bfcoe to wear and. evey
one 13 warranted to give satisfaeiloa.
Uapt. J. c. Ball writes us to aotlfy
the Sons of Veterans tbaA ta Camp
will be mustered fn.wnw ntoht
(June 15.) We d.a no know who tha
mu3teringQt8e? , but it Is of the
greats wpttanco install be prawn t,
"hlsteet estimates from Jonestown
place the loss of lives by tto flood at
from3,000 to 4,000. Th ia better thaa
10,000 or 15,000, (v at firsts estimated,
bat It is bad euoagh .
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