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j / Mean Business It Beggars Description ! Watchfo^e,"wi^for,t!
IWe want 15 extra . ? _? . _ ? .^B^_ _
^people to help wait ^ ^A MERCHANDISE CRISIS
It Staggers Belief!:
You Can't Get In
The store will he locked??up<
Thursday and Friday
to arrange the ?stock and ^ork
everything iii phui-ic fiebres.
Come Early Saturday
Combined $20,000Stock of Dry Goo?s, Shoes, Ladies'Ready-to Wear
ATTENTION, LADIES !
50 pairs Ladies' White High Shoes. High
and Low Heels. Solid Leather Soles.
This is only one of our many Shoe Bar
gains. Formerly sold up to $6.00
10 DAYS OF MADNESS
A Thrill Every Minute
Excellent quality tricotine dress, silk
lined, trimmed with beautiful embroid
ery and beads. This dress was made by
the Princess Mfg. Co., famous for its
wonderful dresses. Formerly sold for
. One only, very fine quality tricotine
dress, silk lined, latest style bell sleeves,
bound with military braid and elabo
rately trimmed with beads. Formerly
sold for $90.00
IN ONE GREAT GIGANTIC MASTERFUL MERCHANDISING STROKE
STRAIGHT FROM THE SHOULDER
"I'm the Man'i-F. D. Merrill
Friends, I am not here to waste words-no in
deed 1 am here to SELL OUT-CLOSE OUT
SMASH OUT at least half ot this stock. Never
before has a merchant offered me the prices to pre
sent to the public as The Corner Store. I am go
ing to turn this stock as quickly as possible.
TEN DAYS IS THE LIMIT OF TIME. T
don't care a rap how k'fed up" you are on so-called
*'sales' ' or how disappointed yen have been with
some of the bargains you have bought, for I am go
ing to turn this community topsy turvy with the
most SENSATIONAL BARGAIN FEAST you
have ever had the good fortune to share in. I have
been given complete charge. Its up to me and
nothing can hold me back. COME EXPECTING
BARGAINS. COME to this saving opportunity
of a lifetime. 1 have arranged the stock in such a
manner that you can wait on yourself. EVERY
THING MARKED IN PLAIN FIGURES.
If price cutting will sell goods, this stock will go
quick. MEET ME HERE SATURDAY.
F. D. MERRILL,
Gaze on the Horizon
A $20,000 SACRIFICE
I WILL GIVE YOU
AND BEST BAR
COME! Make Me Prove It!
FORMERLY SOLD FOR
MUST MOVE NOW
Ladies, this is a real high-class patent
pump. Low heels and beautifully made.
This pump is the proper thing for evening
"The "Bargain Sky'^ Split Wide
Open for the Thrift Crowds
On account of closing out our milli
nery department, our entire stock of
Plumes and Fancy Feathers of all kinds
and colors with values up to $20.00 to be
sold at give-away prices.
ATTENTION MILLINERS! We can
sell you these things cheaper than you
can buy them from the wholesale houses.
Come make your selections and let us
make you a price. All hat velvets in as
sorted colors to go at HALF PRICE.
lew these^ Prices with Abated