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IRON COUNTY -RECORD, CMA WTYy UTAH, FRIDAYMAY 28j lt2ft- PAGE FIVK H
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1 " ' Salvation Army Finds Good Use
for Furniture Obtained in
Raids by the Police.
Denver, May 17, 1920. A new
method of disposing of gambling ap
paratus siczed by police in raids on
gambling houses throughout the city
was put into effect Monday by Chief
of Police Armstrong when he turned
over to Captain Thomas Wesley
Pipes, commandant of the Salvation
Army's Industrial Home at 1122 Lar
imer street, a number of chairs nnd
tables. These chairs and tables would
othcrwiso havo been destroyed. Some
of them will bo used in the reading
room at thu Salvation Army Home
Service building on Curtis street and
others, after being repaired at tho
Industrial Homo will be given to poor
people who continually throng tho
store room of the Industrial Homo
looking for articles of clothing and ''
furniture that are sold at nominal
Chief of police Armstrong cstim-'
ated that many thousands of dollars '
had changed hands over the games!
which are played on the tables. Now I
instead of frenzied gamblers beseech-'
ing "little dick" to show up on the
face of the "bones" or of calling
anxiously on the ivory cubes to "bring
baby a pair of shoes," careworn
mothers and hard working fathers
will gather round the tables or sol
diers on leave and farm laborers in
the city for a spell will read or write
their letters spread out on the
polished oak tops.
Tho furniture was seized in a series
of raids last week when 125 men were
arrested charged with gambling.
i Lieutenant Colonel John YV. Cousins
local officer of the Salvation Army,
i immediately on learning of the raids
and seizure of the furniture asked
Chief Armstrong to let him have the
chairs and tables instead of destroy
ing them, as has been thu custom
following previous raids.
' Somo of the tables had been smah-
etl when the police had to batter down
! the doors guarding the gambling
I houses. These, however will be put
' up in scrviccablo condition by tho
carpenters nnd joiners who live at
the Industrial Home.
Supplying furniture to poor fam
1 ilies free of charge or at a prico
which just covers the cost of repairs
; is only one of tho many methods the
i , Salvation Army uses in following up
its 1920 slogan of "To the Rescue;
Now Let Us Help Our Own." Ex-
-tension of this service is one of the
i main features of the home service
1 v . program of the Salvation Army.
ATTRACTIVE SMALL HOME
Here you are: That small inexpen
' ' sive home you have been looking for.
A full sized lot in a choice locality, n
comparatively new frame four-room
house, chicken house, corn crib; pig
sty, etc., und if taken in time to holt
an addition just about to be made, the
price will be only $2,200.00. After
this improvement is completed the
price will be $2,000. A corner lot on
,- Second North und Third West Streets.
This is one of those rare bargains
which do not last long, so if interest
ed, you should act quick.
LEIGH-WILKINSON REALTY CO.
SAYS IT KEPT HIM
ON THE PAYROLL
G. C. James Was Remarkably
Built Up After Taking
"Nothing kept mq on the payroll
of the Illinois Meter Co. but Tanlac,
for I had already mnde arrangements
to give up my position when I began
taking it, said G. C James, who lives
at 1419 Franklin Ave., Springfield, 111.
"I had suffered from rheumatism
and stomach troublu for fifteen years,
and got in such bad shape I could
hardly get nbout,"he continued. "The
rheumatism was especially bad in my
legs and sometimes my left leg would
swell to twice its formal size. My
kidneys were also in such a condition
I could seldom get a good night's rest
and as far as eating, was concerned,
well, before I began taking Tanlac
I had not enjoyed a meal in years. I
suffered so from indigestion, and had
such dizzy spells I would have to lie
I down. T became so weak I often gave
(out completely while at work and
.they would hnve to take me home in
, n car so it is a wonder I held up at all.
"One day one of the men I work
J with suggested that I try Tanlac and
as long ns I live I will praise tho
day I bought it for I haveji't n trace
of rheumatism now and I eat every
thing set before me without any bad
after effects. The dizzy spells are
things of the past and my kidneys
never bother me nny more; every
1 night I sleep like a log and weigh
1 just thirty-eight pounds more than I
1 did when I begnn taking Tanlac. I
feel twenty years younger and am in
i perfect health, and there is nothing in
' the world I would take for the good
Tanlac has done me."
i Tanlac is sold in Cedar City by the
i Cedar City Drug Co. and in Pnrowan
i by the Pnrowan Drug Co.
THREE YEARS ON ONE
SET OF ROYAL CORDS
Three jears on United Stntes
Roynl Cord tires is a record reported
by Frank McComb of Stafford, Kan
sas. "During this time," says Mr. Mc
Comb, "I have made two trips to Col
orado Springs, going up Pike's Peak
und taking in all the mountain drives
around there nnd Denver. I then
went to Cheyenne and back over the
Lincoln Highway through Nebraska,
Last fall I drove to Snn Francisco,
going out by way of tho Santa Fe
trail, and returning over the Border
lnnd trail. The road as a whole was
very rough und rocky."
1 VMCRH. Jffl
COME TO US FOR
rJ That Sells Goods h
A TRIP THROUGH j
SAN JUAN VALLEY
(Continued from first page.)
them, with accumulated debris andi
to mounds hard to differentiate fromj
ordinary hillocks, But the work of the
excavator soon reveals regular well
built stone walls in form nnd fashion
of temple or domicile, or both united
in one symmetrical plan.
Old Trees On Ruins. I
"Trees grown to Inrge dimensions on ;
top of these ruins show thnt they are'
many centuries old, but who tho peo
ple were who built them, nobody has
ventured a guess. They seem to. have
been a people of fixed habits and lived ,
by agriculture nnd the chase. Corn nnd '
beans nnd the stems of pumpkins nrc
found in the ruins.
"The people of San Juan of the
present day seem to be prosperous nnd
happy. The story of tho Snn Juan.
colony, plnuted forty yenrs ago, is one
written in the blood of humnn hearts.
It has been one unceasing fight with,
I that great outlaw river, which refused ,
land still refuses to be subdued in'
I spite of superhuman efforts well di-j
rccted. Every once in n while the,
great monster strikes back, and n.
whole series of fnrms begin their mi-
'gration toward the Gulf of Mexico.1
BInnding nnd Monticello, nnd tho nd-j
jncant country are developing fast.,
'Dry land farming is proving n great
success. Cattle and sheep have mnde
most of tho San Junn people wealthy.
People Wide Awake.
I "Mentally nnd spiritunlly, tho inhnb-.
itants of this outpost of civilization!
'seem to be wide awake. Their chief.
difficulty seems to bo a lack of means
of transportation. Snn Junn county
could support a population thrco or
four times ns great as it now has if
nil its resources were developed. One
day it may become the granary of
"Finally I would like to recommend
the people of Snn Junn for their hos
pitality, which is extended with n
hearty good will to visitors who come
to sec their country. '
"The elder colonists came mostly1
from my native county in southern
Utah. Forty years ago as a little boy '
I saw those brave young men nnd
women with the blood of youth uponj
their cheeks and the vim and vigor of
early years unabated ns they wentj
forth in response to a call to colonize,
thnt hard, uninviting country. After
forty years I saw them again, withi
forehends etched by the process of the!
ever pnssing years and limbs not quite
so lithe or supple as of yoro. A num
ber sleep the last long sleep on tho
hill which overlooks the scenes of their
heroic struggle, but the rest arc still I
undaunted nnd ready for whatever
duty it takes to mnko good citizens."
Professor Lyman went on to New
Mexico on church business, while Dr.!
Middleton returned home. '
I BUILD NOPfj
Free your self from the ever present
rent problem. '
sjT j :fl Anyone who can pay rent can own a home. Don't wait until
Lumber you have accumulated a lot of money before you build.
!: Brick By building now you not only provide a proper place for the
Cement raising of your family, but you aredoing a service to the community
1$ I . by increasing the number of dwellings.
m. j High rents are brought about by the shortage of houses. When
H m" you move into your new home you release a house for the use of
"a" someone else.
Roofing j-jow mucn nave you paid out jn rent jn the last two or three
s Tar years? Perhaps several hundred dollars. This rent money which
Gravel you are now paying out will buy you a home and provide a profit- ,
Sand able investment for you at the same time. '
I Nails BUILD NOW! Consult us freely. We'll gladly furnish esti-
t ., m mate on cost of materials and assist you in every way in our power.
1 Cedar Lumber Wl I'
I Commission Co.
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111 SHORT Ones I
H k Time r Lighter. H
r Underwear H
Unusual Suits in Summer Weight Knit H
Prices from $1.75 up to $7.50. You and B. V. D. Unions. H
cannot beat our quality at these prices. Special Values at $2.00 and $2.25 per H
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Silk and Wash Ties jffL I
We offer an attractive line in latest colors and fabrics at mg ' ffiFCjrJQh
$1.00 to $1.50 for the Silk goods, and at 60 cents in the Wash III (!( '( (( jj jA H
goods. You should see these ties to appreciate them. BrMg v h Jtfj H
FANCY HOSE Kl1; I
Special display of Fancy Hosery, including such well known WBj l flK 1
brands as the "Bachelor's Friend," the "Chipman Knit" etc., BfWHF H
in Silk Hose. Prices 55c. to $1.25 per pair. Cheaper grades IBhESi!: '
"Everything In Gents Furnishings" u!5 I
Cedar Sheep Store I
NEXT WEEK'S PROGRAM
, AT THORLEY THEATRE
Monday Normn Tnlmndge "In Tho
New Moon." Snub Pollard comedy,
i Tuesday "Partners of the Night,"
with an all Btar cast. This is one of
the best programs ever shown hero
nnd one which we guarantee to plcnsc.
Wednesday. Six reel Universal
special and a one reel comedy.
, Thursday. Five reel drama nnd
No. (5 episode of "Dare Devil Jack."
I Friday. "The Silver King," a Par
amount Artcraft special. Also a one
1 Saturday. Lila Lee in "Such n Lit
tle Pirate." Two reel Mnck Sennet
comedy, "Ueware of Boarders."
iWAR RISK INSURANCE
BUREAU CATCHING UP
i Settlement of 127,151 insurance
. claims, for death and total permanent
disability, and representing a total
value of $1,135,052,173.45, is an
nounced by Director U. G. Cholmeley
Jones of the Bureau of War Risk In
surance. Only 5,110 claims arc pend
ing, and in these cases the clnimnnts
arc beneficiaries in mnny instances
residing in foreign countries where
disturbed conditions render communi
It now requires only nbout five days
from receipt of final evidence of death
in an insuranco case for tho issuance
of the first check, and frequently
cases hnve been handled oven more
rapidly in the Compensation and In
surance Clnims Division of the Bu
reau. I In cases of total permanent dis
ability, men havo been examined, tho
award made, and the first check
placed in their hands, all within a
very few hours.
Let Us Print
Your Sale Bills
DOES ADVERTISING PAY?
Relatives of Mrs. Nan Brown Waldo
of Kemmerer, Wyoming, have been in
formed of the arrival of a pair of
tw'n girls nt tho Waldo domicile, the
letter being accompanied by the fol
lowing clipping from their local paper,
In tho fall of '81, a party of
archaeologists, delving into the
mysteries of ancient Egypt, came
across an inscription carved in
hieroglyphics on one of the pyra
mids, which for a long time tested
the ingenuity of these wise men.
Finnlly the cryptic sentence was
deciphered and translated into our
latter-day vernaculnr nnd it read:
"It pnys to advertise."
Since that time this trite and
commonplnce phrase hns become
so generally accepted as Gospel
truth that argument on behnlf of
advertising id supererogatory, un
necessary and superfluous.
True, Tho Republican hns from
time to time, with becoming mod
esty, cnlled attention to some con
spicuous instances of quick nnd
profitable results attained through
the use of our advertising col
umns, such reference being wholly
redundnnt nnd pleonastic.
I Here is a case in point that
I deserves special mention: Last
Friday Manager Waldo of tho Col
I umbia Sweet Shop, a firm believer
1 in publicity, inserted a small "ad"
in these columns, making known
the fact that ho wanted "two girls
to work ns soda dispenser." The
answer to his "nil" was prompt
and startling, for on the follow
ing Sunday night, Mrs. Waldo pre
sented him with twin girls. Moth
er and dnughters are doing splen
didly. Mr. Waldo was heard to remark
that it was a good thing ho hndn't
advertised for hay hands.
I am locating in Cedar City as my
permnnent place of business and will
lie in Cedar about Juno 1st, to follow
my lino of work as export paper
hanger and interior decorator. I spe
cialize on interior house work and so
licit a shnre of your best work and
hnve the best reference to bo found to
support mo in my claim.
Watch for my regular advertise
ment to follow.
Miss Flora Secgmiller nnd Mr. Mo- H
roni Perry, both of this place, weiu H
married in the St. George Temple last H
Friday. The bride is tho daughter of H
Mrs. Emma Secgmiller and hns lived H
here for a number of years, and has H
been one of the efficient and popular H
snles ladies in tho Cedar Sheep As- H
sociation store the past winter. Mo- H
roni Perry is a son of the late Joseph H
Perry and is well known, particularly H
for his musical attainments. Thu H
Record ofTcrs congratulations and best H
A dance was given in the Ward Hall H
Wcdnesdny evening for the boys who H
are leaving on missions. They are: H
Emron Jones, Karl Carpenter, Arthur H
Perry, Aldridge Thorley, George Icigh H
and Loyal Corry. H
Emron Jones nnd Karl Carpenter H
I left yesterday and were accompanied H
by Ashton nnd Mrs. Jones and Mr. H
land Mrs. Carpenter. It is broadly H
! hinted thnt Ashton will bring home a H
i brido with him. H
The other lxiys will leave today, H
and nil will start from Salt Lake on
tho 2nd of June. H
Miss Nellie Brown, who hns been
teaching at Hamilton's Fort tho past H
winter, left Wednesday for Kemmerer jM
Wyoming, where she will remain for H
some time with her sister, Mrs. Waldo, H
of that place. jH
Mrs. Jonathan Hunt and children of H
Enterprise are hero visiting Mrs. H
Hunt's father nnd mother, Mr. and H
Mrs. Samuel Bauer. H
Miss Ruby Leigh is spending a few
days in tho stnto metropolis, having H
left here last Mondny evening. H
Mr. and Mrs. John V. Fuller aro M
spending a few weeks in southern Cal- M
Everybody boost for the Zion Park- M
Grand Canyon Highway, It will bo a H
big thing for this county. M
Shearing has been completed for pj
this yenr. We learn that a few thou- f$J
sand head arc yet to be sheared at 3
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