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HEADQUARTERS AT THE
On Chestnut street next door to New York Store.
Our store has fore a number of years been rec
ognized as headquarters in Dodge for all kinds
of holiday goods. We are going to make it
just that kind of a place this year. We are now
receiving a better, larger and more complete
line of Christmas goods this year than ever be
fore. Your attention is specially invited to the
following list as a small part of our immense
Dolls, Doll Buggies, Wagons
Hobby Horses, Toys, Yases, Shell Boxes,
Photo Albums, Auto. Albums
Fancy Glassware, Fancy Chinawase,
Don't fail to see our big bargains in
Fancy China Mustache Cups and Saucers,
Rose Jars and Yases.
It would be useless to attempt a descript
ion of our endless variety of toys,
but the line embraces everything the man
ufacturers have produced.
We have the biggest stock of holiday goods
ever displayed in this city now on hand, and we
have made arrangements to keep stocked up
so that those who make their purchase later will
have the same large variety to select from as
those who buy early. Our store is located next
to the New York Store, remember.
A. F. HALLETT, Prop.
2.00 a Year ; 5 Cents a Copy.
"It is the brightest Weekly in America."
Send Fifty Cents to 89 Corcoran Build
ing, Washington, D. C, and you wiljjjet
it every week for 3 months. If you send
before December 25 you will receive in
addition a fine lithograph of its Editor,
FRUIT AND FOREST TREES.
GET HOME GROWN.
Grow none but varieties that
are best adapted to this climate
and soil. Over one million of
Black and Koney Locust trees
for Timber Claim culture.
Come to the nursery, or
order direct from me and save
a big commission.
Here are our low prices:
BLACK AND HONEY LOCUST.
24 to SO inches In height $2.50 per 1.000.
15 to 18 " in 1.75 "
Osage Hedge Plants 1.25 "
Peach and Apple, Seedlings 5 cents each
4 to 5 feet.
Appte, Cherry, Plums, improved, 10
cents each 4 to 5 feet.
Nursery located 2 miles
north oi Bellefont. Will make
delivery at Dodge and neigh
Address all orders ic
J. E. MELLECKER,
Bellefont. Ford Co., Kansas.
WLTHBWULTH -"Ike Nanus 8rcraiSTitllu.
rVYx? volsions, nervous neuriltla,
kfj headache, nervosa proatra
7 Tf . tlon. caused by alcohol or
agar1 tobacco, wakefulness, nerv.
7oua twitching, mental M
-T preaslon, insanity, prrmo-
7 lure old oir. misery, oecay
asd death. It ta inn can sw
aaitmai, loss or
rowxx In either sex.
caasea Dy mMwni,
lassinaw r w-asa .
, 00D and thus build up
I toe vigor oi l conau
' uiuoo and give that
elasticity of action so
much admired In
nut an aiut
WOKASLTWtmX. it la
isanasalgn remedy. WE (StJAKAXTEK
a Imm tA build no and enre the wont cases
rBottksn down mcuand women. This is a
r used tor years w 1 1 n marvelous success
BttSMSBS poTHnan, ana ll will DOS
nt too. i'rlee. bv mail, prepaid-M
or six boxes (or as. With six boxes
I our written eua--mt2 to rpfnnd the
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Dodge City Times.
FRIDAY. DECEMBER 18. 1891.
THE C. B. I. & P. TIME TAKLE
Mil 4 Kxpreae, No. 83, Daily, 11:40 A. M
Freight -Iccom'odat'n No. 69, Dally, 12 :10 P. M.
Mail & Expreu, No. 24, Daily Lv. 4-05 P. M
Freight Accom'odat'n No. 70. Daily, Lv 8:50 AM
t"Traln No. TO makes connection for Meade and
tyXo. 30 has a superb tree reclining chair car
running from Dodge City to Kansas City
J. H. PHILLIPS, Agent.
SANTA FE TIME CARD.
No. 4. New York Ex leaves at 3:20 am
No. 6. Chicago Express leaves at 6.06 am
No. 8. Missouri River Ex. leaves at 3:10pm
No. 46. Way Freight leaves at 6:45 am
No. 3. Mexico & San Diego Ex leaves at 1 :SO a m
No. 5 Denver & Utah Ex . . leaves at 11 -06 p m
No. 7. Colorado Ex leaves at 1:50pm
No. 43. Way Freight leaves at 5 -00 am
FEED GARDNER, Agent.
S. JAY CRUMBINE M. D.
DOES A GENERAL PRACTICE.
Catarrhal Disease a Specialty.
Office over Warlng'e Shoe Store. Residence, cor.
First Ave. and Vine Street.
LOCAL NEWS ITEMS.
Batter lb. $ .25
Egss doz. .35
Cabbage 16. .02
Turnips on, .40
Potatoes bo. .80
Sweet Potatoes bn. 1 00
unions bn. 1.00
Balls are rather numerous.
Christmas tree candl ea at Hallctt's.
Christmas time is drawing near.
Holiday goods at Crumbine & Stewarts.
The band dance on New Year's night.
Tom Gray of Ford was in the city Mon
day. California fruits at the German
Ed. Madison has, returned from Chica
go. Clark Gray of Lamed was in the
. D. Butler of Kinsley was in Dodge
20 pound) of sugar for 81.00 at the Ger
W. H. Hopper of Cimarron was in the
Newton Beers on December 23rd as
Sweet apples and quinces at the Ger
Big line of Christmas goods at the
5 pounds of coffee for $1.00 at the Ger
Geo. F. Hickle of Ingalls had business,
in Dodge Saturday.
The county board will receive scalps
January 4th, 1891.
The new grocery has been chrUteaerr.08-1 Fred Oardaer, Ageat A. T. &
The German Grocery. S., F- R'y.
3 pounds of candy for 25 cents at the
Dodge merchants report a large sale of
W. H. McMillan of Lamed was in the
t'ty edne(ii. d-iint; bnsiuea)-
3 pounds of raUn-s for 2." cents at the
F. W Bogart of Speareville waadoius
liushit- . in Dodge t u Friday
The German Grocery has just reteived
a car load of candy.
Stop at the City Drag Store and set
their large line of Holiday Goods.
. E. Soule and family of Speareville
were in the county seat on Tuesday.
The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engi
neers will give a grand ball on Christmas
" Happy and content u a home with "The Ro
chester;" alitnp w ith the light of the raormnr;
FercaSa lc c,v-rttc Ilechttttr L a m Co .Vrsv 1 'ark.
The prospects for a good wheat crop
were never better in the history of Ford
The B. of L. E. ball en Christmas eve
will, it is claimed, be one of the grandest
ever given in the city.
B. F. Milton was doing the business
for the county attorney during a visit of
the latter to Chicago.
Union Gospel temperance meetings will
be conducted the first Sabbath in every
month. Come everybody.
Sim Holstein of Silver City, X. M.,
well known to many Dodge people, was
in the city over Sunday.
Everybody is cordially invited to at
tend the grand ball to be given ou New
Year's night by the band boys.
Don't fail to see the line of Holiday
Goods at the City Drug Store. The
largcs) assortment in the city.
Spencer Logan is in our city again after
an absence of some years. He will prob
ably remainiluring the winter.
For the latest novelties in Gift Books,
Christmas Cards, Plush Goods, Games,
etc., go to Crumbine & Stewarts.
The Presbyterian Fair last week was
one of the most successful entertainments
financially and otherwise ever held in the
Newton Beers will again appear in this
city on December 23rd, on which occa
sion he will present to our people Enoch
AH parties interested in the success of
the third party are requested to be pres
ent at the central committee meeting Sat
urday. J. E. Crawford if agent for the cele
brated candy made by M. M. Gwinner of
this city. It is pure, fresh and whole
some. Try it.
Crumbine & Stewart have put in a line
of Holiday goods, consisting of Albums,
Gift books, Xmas cards. Games, leather
and plush goods. Call and see.
J. H. Howard, agent for the Newton
Beers' Company, was in the city Thurs
day, completing arrangements for the
appearance of that famous company.
Grand preparations are now going on
tor the band dance, and it is expected that
it will be one of the most successful
dances yet given by the boys. Attend.
D. Swinchart, our most efficient coun
ty superintendent, has been very busy
the past four weeks visiting schools. He
has visited 39 out of 65 schools the past
The City Drug Store has a large line
of Toilet Cases, Albums, Gold Pens,
Children's Books and Books in dne bind
ings, suitable for Xmas presents at very
Only passenger trains wre running on
the Santa Fe last Wednesday, owing to
the strike of the telegraph operators.
The strike has now been declared off and
all operators arc at work again.
Reserved seats will be on sale at the
City Drug store for Enoch Arden, Tues
day morning, the 22nd, at 9 o'clock, at
the usual price. Remember the curtain
will raise promptly at 8:15.
The A. O. U. W., together with the
Degree of Honor of that lodge will install
officers the first Monday in January, at
which time an ojstcr supper will be giv
en to the members and their families.
Rock Island Route Holiday Rates:
One fare for the round trip to points with
in 200 miles. Tickets sold December 24,
25. 31 and January 1. Peturn limit Jan
uary 4. J. H. Phillips, Agent.
The Ford County Teachers' Association
will meet in Spcareville Saturday, De
cember 19th. It is earnestly requested
that all teachers be present and also all
who are interested in educational matters.
It is said by those who have tried it
that the candy made by Gwinner and sold
at the Presbyterian Fair last week, has
no equal in the city. J. E. Crawford has
a large and fresh supply of this candy al
ways on hand. Try it.
Toilet Cases, Handkerchief and Glove
Boxes, Collar and Cuff Boxes, Gift Books,
Books in fine bindings. Juvenile Books,
Xmas cards, etc , etc., at the City Drug
Store. All new goods and the latest de
signs. Call and see them.
The new mill will steam up and show
the quality of the machinery and skill
of the miller. Mr. Ballard is paying the
top price for wheat, and as toon as they
begin to grind will buy all of Ford's
grain. They have bin room for over
8,000 bushels of grain.
The Young People's Society of Christ
ian Endeavor meets every Sunday even
ing at 7 o'clock, at the Presbyterian
church. Interesting exercises at each
meeting, The friends of this society arc
anxious to increase the membership, and
a cordial invitation is extended to all the
young people, as well as the, older ones,
who feel an interest a the grand cause,
Jo come to these meetings. Subject for
Sunday, December 20tb: "to vest thou
The Santa Fe Route has established a
line of Pullman sleeping cars to run on
trains No. 7 and 8, between Dodge City
and Kansas City. Train No. 7 leaves
Kansas City at 9.20 p. m., arriving in
Dodge City at 1:45 p. m. Train No. 8
leave Dodge City at 3:15 p. m., arriving
: in Kansas City at 7 a m. Tickets now
Vigorous Heu-tii: Can be had by
using Dr. G. Jacob's "Nerve and Brain
Treatment for mental, sexual and bodily
wcakne3 of even kind. Cures guaran
teed. Address, with stamp, Jacob's
Pii irmacj Co . Atlanta. Ga See adver
tisement elsewhere. tf
We acknowledge the rereipt of the
programme of the-Twenty N:ntii Annutl
SeiCu of the Kiu-.is Statu Tcaiacrs' As
socialion, iiii u . ontenc at Topcka
on December 2!)th to aist, 1891. Grand
Dreparations are ucinj maue lor a goou
time and a larre in mber of teicbers and J
others interested in educational matters
are expected to be present.
A called meeting of the ladies of the
W. C. T. U. and those interested in the
cause ot temperance was held at the
home of the county superintendent, Mrs.
Hudson. Wednesday evening, December
15. The purpose of re-organizing was
the object. After due consideration, the
election of officers war deferred until Jan
uary 1st, when we hope to secure the
state organizer, and the public will then
have the pleasure of listening to an able
address. Further notice will appear in
the weekly papers.
The number of people who want to be
correspondents for the newspapers and
furnish a letter weekly from the World's
Fair at Chicago, is at present assuming
the proportions of a good sized army.
We have at this office received on an ay
erage about one or two applications daily,
and there seems to be no limit to the
We are pleased to be able to announce
that Newton Beers and his very compe
tent company is going to visit us aaain
shortly. Manager Pearce is to be con
gratulated in secuiing tliis company for
a return date Wednesday evening, De
cember 23rd, when thev will present the;
favorite drama, "Enoch Arden," and
should be greeted by a full house. Mr.
Pearce informs us that the incidental mu
sic will be a feature.
Fine Plavins- Cards.
Send ten (10) cents in stamps or coin to
John Sebastian, General Ticket and Pas
senger Agent. Chicago, Rock Island &
Pacific Ry., Chicaco, 111., for a pack of
the latest, smoothest, slickest playing
cards you ever saw. Just the thing for
High Five parties. For a 50c. postal
note will send you five packs.
Farmcra' Alliance and Industrial Un
ion, Ford county, Kansas: The next
quarterly meeting of the county Alliance
will be held at Bucklin on the second Sat
urday in January, (the 9th) commencing
at 10 o'clock a. m. Ample arrangements
will be made to entertain delegates and
members visiting. We earnestly hope
that ever sub-alliance will be fully rep
resented, no matter wncther the are in
arrears or not, as the Executive Board
have made new arrangements, which will
come up before this meeting to all mem
bers. Brother French, state secretary,
and others of the state, will be with us
and an interesting time will be had.
J. E Mellecker,
A crowd of gay young people,
From the vicinity of B ,
Started out last Friday night
Upon a dancing spree-
It was a jolly crowd,
In number one and nine,
Who hailed from all professions,
School teachers in the line.
Now, they were all together.
Within a prairie schooner.
If they had gone some other way
They might liavc got there sooner.
But time, to them, was nothing.
Thev did not care for that.
One of their sad misfortunes
Was Billy lost his hat.
We were thinking and commenting
On misfortune and bad news,
When our informant told us
That Mandie lost her shoes.
Then there was still another,
Perhaps not so great a grief,
Several of this gay party
Had lost a handkerchief.
But we no more will mention
The loss of this gay group.
For, to say the best ou can,
Tncy all were in the soup.
Then, there's another joke
That's most too good to keep.
While they were coming home
Young Jehnnie went to sleep.
You bet your bottom dollar,
I'll guarantee you'll win it.
There is not one among them
Will own that be was in it.
Real Estate Transfers.
The following is a complete list of all
real estate trausfers in Ford county for
the week ending'December 12, 1891. fur
nished by W. T. Coolidge, Abstracter:
United States to Sarah Mitchell, pat
ent, nw34 25 21
United States to Minnie C. Lopp,
patent, nw 29 28 25
United States to Edward F. Win
dell, patent, sw 202825
United States to Mary J. Bemis,
patent, lots 3, 4, 5 and 0, section
Robert Hazelton to Charlotte Mc-
Candless, w. d.. nw 172823..$ 500
Charles G. Samson, single, to Fred
Gardner, w. d., lots 2 and 3 of n
i nw 1 and lot 2 of s i of nw i
and lot 3 of sw 1 section 31 26
21. Consideration, judgments of
record and. ,, , , 1
Thomas E, French and wife to A.
E. Perry, et al, w. d.. se 92821,
uEJect to mortgage of $475 '."'... 275
Hamilton B. Bell and wife to Eliza
D. Page, w.4,w of lot 14, Ma
ple street. Dodge City, Kansas. .
Andiow J- Hagc-man to Sioux Invest
ment Co., w. d., se 342723,
subject to mortgages of 8660
Sarah C. Maxwell and husband to
Isaac Johnson, w. d., n ne sec
tion 7 25 23... .,..,,,
F. W. Coxson, single, to J. B. Gas
ton, w. d.. se 272722 1800
S. L. Davidson Mortgage Co. to Da
vid W. Hart, w. d., lot 4, block
43, Dodge City. Kansas 700
John M. Kelly to Walter E. Brown,
w. d , lots 1 and 2, and s ne I
29 22 i 1500
Emma A. Dunn and husband to 3.
L.Aberaatby, se 2272 q. ad. 1
On last Tuesday evening a man named
Leslie Jones was shot in the hip by Fin
neky Marsh during an altercitioa in the
building now occupied as a joint and res
taurant by Nelson Wright. Jones has
since left the city, it is believed for the
purpose of makinir no effort to prosecute
vnmiL' Marsh. Marsh was arrested and
, . - ,b . jall ,0 avvalt his
I ,)reiimiIIarv trial. which will take place
htluie Justice Kirkpatrick Saturday. In
,jtfault 0f $500 bond3 for his appearance,
j he wag again pjacea in custody to await
j . . trial.
J. Collar's Christmas ad appears in this
issue of The Times. Mr. Collar is one of
those merchants who believe in having
and keeping everything of the latest and
most approved style in his line of goods.
True, it takes money and experience to
carry a line of goods large and varied
enough to supply the wants of such, a
trade as he has, but this Mr. Collar is
abundantly able to furnish. A look
through his large and elegant establish
ment on Front street, reveals the fact that
he hRS bought a stock consisting of Or
gans, Pianos, Banjos, Guitars, Harmoni
cas, etc.; Parlor Suit, Bedroom Suits,
Chairs of every know n style and make.
Pictures and Picture Frames in eudless
variety, and, in fact, evetything In the
furniture and musical line that there is
likely to be a demand for, which, for
elegance, variety and prices, is seldom
equalled and necr excelled by any tur
aiture house in southwestern Kansas.
Mr. Collar has especially selected his
stock for the holiday tiade, and. If we
are to judge by the busy scene which
greeted our entrance to his store last
week, he will h ave no trouble in dispos
ing of his stock.
The next county teachers' association
will be held in Speareville Saturday, De
cember 19th. Indications now are that
there will be an unusually large attend
ance. Every teacher in the county
should make it a point to attend it possi
ble. Those going from Dodge City
should take the local freight which leaves
at about 6 45 and arrives in Speareville
at 8 o'clock. The following is the pro
gramme: 1. General History. India, Chini,
Greece, E. D. Webb.
2. Page's Theory and Practice 7th,
8th and 9th Chapters,
3. Mental Science. Memory,
American Literature. Colonial Pe
riod, L. D. Ellis.
Recitation, Mattic Hall.
Grammar. Pronouns, T. P. Love.
Arithmetical Anal sis, J. A. Beadle.
Paper. Should Teachers be Politi
cians? Robert Herron.
Discussion, C. E. Lopp, Anna Beck.
Debate. Should the Board of Ex
aminers grant more than two
Thiril Grade Certificates to the
Affirmative, Ed Baxter, Clari. Imel.
Negative. Carrie Cline. L. C. Woodbury.
Ford County F. A. A I. U.
Wu call the attention of the members
of the Alliance that the undersigned offi
cers have made special arrangements to
meet the brethren at the following named
places and dates: Bucklin Alliance, No.
2292, Monday evening, December 21st;
Kingsdown, No. 2294, Tuesday evening,
December 22nd; Green Lake, No. 2G45.
Wednesday evening, December 23rd;
Pleasant Valley, No. 2257, Monday even
ing, December 28th; Windthorst, No.
2898, Tuesday evening, December 29th.
We will try and visit all sub -Alliances
the coming winter an J will arrange dates
for other places later on. Let us have a
full turnout and awaken a new interest.
These meetings will include all members
by presenting the old pass word. Great
business of importance will come up.
We wish to confide with our brethren
throughout the county and hope to make
your acquaintance by meeting you all.
George S. Winaxs,
J. E. Mellecker, President.
.V mad dog at Jetmorc bit a colored
woman's leg, then took the taste out by
biting another dog, ran down street and
chewed a hunk out of a deif man's calf,
and was only killed after a ehae of three
miles in the course of which he bit every
thing from a barb wire fence to a chest
Mr. Warren Lie-rlc was the guest of Mr.
E. M. Bishop last Monday.
Mr. C. E. Smile and Mr. S. R. Bright
were busy last Monday building a cattle
A lovely rain visited this section last
Mr. Tom Peterson went over to Dodge
Mr. Add. Lierle is busily engaged in
plowing Mr. James Jarnagin's timber
Miss Annie Bohr went to Dodge City
last Saturday to remain in the city for
Miss Lizzie Miller returned home last
week from Pueblo, Colorado.
Mr. Warren P. Lierle removed from
near Wright Station last Friday evening
to Royal township. Wan en will engage-
in the farming business next spring as a
full fledged agriculturist.
Quite a number of young folks f-tm
this vicinity will attend the dance and
supper over in Hodgeman county next
Saturday evening. Peach Pie.
Plays and Players.
Mr. Newton Beers, an actor who has
made a considerable reputation within a
few years, will revive the old-time favor
ite romantic drama "Enoch Arden," in
which "Ned" Adams, once the idol of
thoutandaof play goers of both sexes.
waa wont, a quarter of a century ago, to
make large drafts on their tear-furnishing
capacity. Everybody knows the ex
travagantly sentimental story of Tenny
son and it needs not even outlining. Mr.
Beers intends to give the romantic old
play asetting in accord with the advanced
stage taste of the day such, indeed, as
it has never bad. Besides this a large
number of songs will be introduced,
trained vocalists hnving been engaged,
and the old fashioned C iruish fair scene
is to be made realistic m a true sense by
ajeproduction of man-, of the old sports
and games in vogue in that Tegion at the
; period oflhe story. To properly present
I these competent neople have been en
gaged, and Mr. lieers expects the revival
' of the old customs to lend the play aa
apt clement of attraction it has never be
fore had. These things howcyet; have
been described in detail in these columns
before and the personnel of the support
ing company has also been given. Only
the general reminder seems necessary at
Mr. Beers in the beiutifui romance,
Enoch Arden, comes to the opera house
next Thursday night Decembei 23rd. sup
ported by an admirible- company of play
era. Seats now ou sale at the City Drug
Firt Publication December 13. lsJl.
Edward Ueuitz. Addie TV Heintz, Michal
ei- and JIr. Michael Wens his vile, will ukc
notice that The J. B. WatUns' Land Moris-ape
Company as plaintiff, did, on the 2nd day of Octo
ber, 1S91, file Ms petition in the District Court. In
and tnr Ford Conntv. State of Kana. arrainat
Item as defendant, setting forth that Edward j
Helnti and Addie W. Heintz -rare a mortgage to 1
rtiume. wmciuim uu iuc luiiu'viDg oefcrioea
land, situated in the County of Ford and Mate of
Kansas, vizi The oathnet quarter of cection
Ave. 5. towDhip twenty eight. 28, range twenty,
five, 13, west of the siith. 6th, principal meridian
to secure the payment of the sum of $100 0(1, ac
cording to ci naln notes referred to in ald mort-
cace, and prajing jndjrment against said EdwsnJ
Ilcintz and Addle W. Heintz for the nm of $311 uo.
now claimed to be due and unpaic, with interest
at 12 per cent, per annum on $414 00 from the 1st
day of May, A. 1) , 1S01, or that said premises may
be old to paj the same. Now said defendants and
each of them are hereby uotiieU that they must
appear -ind an.wcr -aid petition on or before the
JVth day of January, 1S9J, or said petiUon will be
taken as true agalnt them and each of them ; and
a Judgment for said amount, and a decree forever
barring them of any right, title or interest in and
to saidT lands, after the sale thereof, will be ren
dered against them, and ordering aid lands to be
sold to satif r any sum found to be due the plain
nil upon said notes and mortgage.
Attomey for Plaintiff.
First Publication December 19. 1-91 .
Jame A. Norris and Nancr E. Norri, Samuel
J. Sullivan and Mrs. Samuel J. Sullivan his wife,
will take notice that Uenry I. Lee, as plaintiff,
did, on the 2nd day of October, 1891, file his peti
tion in the District Court, in and for Ford Conn
ty, stale of Kana, agaimt them as defendants
setting forth that said James A. Norris and Nanc v
E. Norn gave a mortgage to Henry I. Lee on the
follow Ing described lands situated in the County
of Ford and State of Kansas viz: Lots one, 1, and
two, J, and the south half of the north eat quar
tet of section two. 2, township tvent nine. 29.
raupe twenty four, 24, wet of the sixth, Cth, prin-
utai uieriuiuu, to secure me pajnu.ni ox tnosnm
of SW0 0O, according to certain notes referred to
In a!d mortgage, and praying judgment againt
Jame A. Norris and Nancy E . Norris for the sum
of S134 00, now claimed to be due and unpaid,
with interest at 12 per cent, per annum on $414 00,
from the first day of December, A. D , 19, or that
said premi-es may be old to paj the same. Now
said defendant' and each of them are hercbj no
tified that they niut appear and anwer said peti
tlon on or before the 29th day of January, 1592, or
-aid petition will be taken a true araint them
and each of them; and a judgment for aid
amount, and a decree foreer barring thjm of any
right, title or interest in and to -aid lands after
the sale thereof, will be rendered against them,
and ordering said lands to be "old to satlfy any
sum found to be due the plaintiff upon sa'd notes
w . w. r.vn ekson.
Attorney for Plaintiff.
First Publication No-, ember 27, 1891.
Bv irtue of an order ot sale ined onr of the
Di-trict Court of Ford County, Kanas wherein
J. B. Watkin wa plaintiff, and Jo-enh M. Ro-
muie. I) Ella Ituuiine, Leitie A. Anderson and
- Anderson. her huband, wnoe first
name i- to plaintiu unkuowu, C. N. lital,
R. A. Andrews and Mrs. It. A. Andrews his
wife, uere defendants, I will, on Monday,
December 2Sth, 1S91, at the hour of 2 o'clock,
p xn . at the front door of the bmlding now ned
as a court house in the City of Dodge City, Cun
ty of Ford and State of Kansas offer for ale at
nunc auction to the highest bidder, forca'hln
and. all the right, title and interest of the abo
named defendants in and to the following de-
"criDea real property, Mtuatcii in tne eonnty or
Ford and State of Kanas, to-wit: The east half
of the ?outh-ea-t quarter of section ten, (10) and
the west half of the sonth we-t quarter of section
elecn, (II) township twenty-even, (27) range
twenty-one, 21, wet of the sixth, Cth, principal
meridian, -aid property will be sold without ap
praisement to satisfy ald order of sale.
&nfrin s umce, torn county, Kansas, Govern-
ler 23rd, 1-91. II. I!. Hell,
W. J. PATTEn-ox. Sheriff.
Attorney for PInlntiil.
First Publication November 27, 1S9I.
By Tirtue of an order of sale issued out of the
District Court oi Ford County. Kansas wherein
Henry Dickinson was plaintiff, and William C.
Charles, Grace S. Charles, R A. Dnnn and Mrs.
IE. A. Dnnn. his wife. ere defendants. I will on
Monday, December 2Sth, l&9t, at the honrof 2
o clock, p. m. at tnetront uoor ot tnc Duiming
now used as a court house in the Citv of Dodje
City, County of Ford and State of Kanas, offer
lor sale at puonc auction in me nignest oiauer,
for cash In hand, all the rich, title and Interest
of the abo-.e named defendants in and to the fol
lowing described real property, sitnated in the
County of Ford and State of Kansas, to-wit; The
west nair ot tne norm west quarter and tne west
half of the south west qo rterof section twenty
seven, (27) townsnip twenty nine, (29) range
twenty three, (23) west of the sixth (oth) princi
pal meridian. Said property will be sold without
appraisement to satisfy aid order of sale,
sheriff's Office. Ford Countv. Kansas. No ember
23rd, 1b91. H. B. Bell,
u.J. t-ATTERsox, snertti.
Attorney for nalatitz.
First Publication November 27, 1391.
By virtue of an order of sale issued out of the
District Court of Ford Conntv. Kansas, wherein
J. I! Watkins was nlalntiff, and Lindon Uibhard
and Lizzie Hlbbard were defendants, I will on
Monday, December Ssth, 1S91, at the hour of 3
o'clock, p. ra., at the front door of the bniidin-r
now used as a court house in the City of Dodge
City, Countv of Ford and State of Kansas, offer
for sale at public auction to the highest bidder, for
cah in hand, all the right, title and interest of
the above namd defendants in and to the follow
ing described real property, situated in the Coun
ty of Ford and State of Kansas towit : The north
half nf the south west quarter and the south west
quarter of the south-west quarter and the north
west quarter of the south east quarter of section
eight. 8. township twentr-c'ght.'A range twenty-
ene, 21, west of the sixth, 6th, principal meridian.
said property will do soiu witnoui appraisement
to satisfy said order of sale
sncrin s utuce. lord county, Kansas, .ovemoer
23rd. 191. H. B. Bill.
Attorney for Plaintiff.
Buy your coal ot the old reli
staud that has been in operation
summer and winter since 1S73.
The business is here to stay, and
consequently depends on
Canon, Anthracite and
always on hand at all seasons ot
E. E. SMITH, Prop.
Now is your chance
to get The Dodge
City Times until next
November for hfty
cents. Do not fail to
take advantage of an
opportunity to secure
a county paper for
Since the great cut in groceries made
by us some time since, our trade has
increased at a wonderful rate. In or
der to keep this increase up we have
decided to make a cut on several ar
ticles heretofore sold at the old prices
and you are invited to make a com
parison between our prices and goods.
and those of other dealers.
FRESH GRAPES WAT DOT
We still have a number of baskets of
line, fresh grapes, which will be sold
at a very small price to get them out
of the way. They are just what you
want for a Christmas diuner. Exam
amine and you will find e these extra
nice. No more in the market.
n costs ion notmb.
Besides buying your groceries at the
special cut figure we are now making
by trading with us to the amount of
$20 you will receive free of cost an
elegant and useful Ladies' Work Ta
ble. Just what the ladies7 want. ...-,
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