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OABflOM. H. M. DXsTU.
KaBOU J. BAITS, Bditor.
The Seven Senator Scheme.
The revival of the seven senator
proposition in the state senate yester
day should be regarded as a direct
blow at reapportionment and prob
ably the first gun to be fired by the
southern senators who will oppose
any change in the present order of
By a good vote, the people of the
state declared against the seven sen
ator proposition at the general elec
tion last fall when they turned down
the proposed seven senator amend
ment to the state constitution. Now
Senators Moonan, Duxbury, Weis,
Putnam, Marden and Haycraft, all
from Southern Minnesota districts,
come forward and say the people
really want a seven senator limit on
Under the planned reapportion
ment bills, Hennepin county is to
have nine senators although entitled
to ten iby population. There has been
some readiness on the part of the
Hennepin delegation to accept a com
promise. Representative Elwell
voiced the opinion of the friends of
just reapportionment when he said
that it was unfair to give 25,000 in
a city one senator and 12,00.0 people
in the country one senator.
Northern Minnesota is vitally in
terested in a fair reapportionment
and wants just as square a deal for
the cities as she expects for herself.
The seven senator proposition is un
fair on its face, is a direct violation
of the spirit of the constitution, and
has been turned down by a decisive
vote of the .people. The senators
above mentioned have at heart sel
fish interests rather than those of the
state at large.
State Should Reimburse Us.
Beltrami county, through Auditor
J. L. George, has asked the state to
reimburse it for $10,000 spent in the
prosecution of the Dumas' arson
cases. Those who followed the course
of the trials will agree that the Du
mas cases were of far .more than local
importance and that this county sue
ceeded in convicting one of the
smoothest fire fiends who has operat
ed in this state for some time. That
Beltrami county should be made to
pay all of this expense is unfair. The
state should reimburse, this county
for the $10,000 it had to spend on
A New Institution.
Few institutions of learning have
begun their existence under such aus
picious circumstances as the William
M. Rice Institute, wMch opened its
doors last fail at Houston, Tex., with
an original fund for $10,000,000 for
endowment and maintenance with
the foremost educators in the nation
aiding in planning its future, with
picked men for administrative of
fices and faculty, and with a vigor
ous^ growing country in which to
prosper and" wield its influence. It is
small wonder that the opening of this
institution should ibe attended by
noted educators from all over the,
world, as well as official government
representatives. Dr. P. Claxton,
United States commissioner of edu
cation, was deputized as special rep
resentative of the bureau of educa
tion at the ceremonies, and Dr. Kenu
ric C. Babcock, specialist in higher
Rice Institute was made possible
by the munificence of William -Marsh
Rice, a native of Massachusetts, but
for many years a resident of Houston.
Before his death, in 1900, Mr. Rice
made far-reaching plans for the es
tablishment of a non-political and
non-sectarian institution, to be dedi
cated to the advancement of letters,
science, and art. During the long per
iod of litigation- that followed Mr.
Rice's death, the trustees called Dr~
Edgar Odell Lovett. a professor in
Princeton. University, a man of wide
experience and lofty aims,, to aid
them as president in realizing the
founder's aspirations. President Lov
ett was instructed to learn all he
pould about other institutions of
higher learning before beginning his
own. He traveled all over the world
in the interest of the new enterprise,
and returned in the summer of 1909
from a year's journey of study that
extended from England to Japan.
Meanwhile the trustees 'had secured
300 acres of land on the extension of
Houston's main thoroughfare as a site
for the institute, and engaged experts
to begin upon a comprehensive archi
tectural plan that would embody in
succeeding years the purposes of the
institute. By the fall of 191.2 build
ing operations had progressed so far
that it was deemed advisable to hold
formal dedication exercises and to
open th institution to students.
Conspicuous among the buildings
projected wddl be the special labora
tories for instruction and investiga
tion in physics, chemistry, and biol
ogy, and in the application of these
sciences to the arts of industry and
commerce In drawing the laboratory
plans the institute authorities had
the active co-operation of men like
Professor Ames, of Johns Hopkins
Professor Conklin, of Princeton Pro
fessor Richards, of Harvard, and Pro
fessor Stratton, director of the na
tional (bureau of standards.
The institute will be open to both
young men and young women, and
there will be no charge for tuition
and no fees.
Mrs. Hiram Often'Tm afraid: yon
won't do. As nearly as I can find out
you have worked in six, or sever
places during the past year." Mist
Brady"Well, an* how manny girll
has herself had in the same toimel
No less. I'm thinkin.'"
FI&BB CUBEDOT6 TO 14 DATS
four druggist will refund money if
PAZO OINTMENT fails to cure any case
of Itching-, Blind, Bleeding or Protruding
Piles in 6 to 14 days. 60c.
RESTORES ITS LUSTRE- PREV-
ENTS SCALP ITCHING DAND-
RUFF AND FALLING HAIR.
PLAIN GARDEN SAGE NATURALLY DARXENS
FADED, GRAY HAIR AND IS HARMLESS TOO
That beautiful, even shade of dark,
glossy hair can only be had by brew
ing a mixture of Sage Tea and Sul
phur. While It is a musay, tedious
task it well repays those whose hair
is turning gray, faded and streaked.
Your hair is your charm It makes
or mars the face. When it fades,,
turns gray and looks dry, wispy and
scraggly, just an application or two
of* Sage and Sulphur enhances its
appearance a hundred fold.
Don't bother to prepare the tonic
you can get from any drug store a
fifty cent bottle of "Wyeth's Sage and
Sulphur Hair Remedy," ready to use.
We are Jobbers
No need to send outside, of
Bemidjl for them.
Pioneer Supply Store
Can Save You, Money-
BEMIDJI PIOBEEB PUB. CO.
Do you want
THE BEST GROCERIES
found In Bemidjl
Come right here and get
them, as we pride ourselves
on having only the best
money can buy.
SCHWANDT A MABIN
Dry Goods, Shoes, Groceries
Third S Bemidjl
We strive to sell.
But we strive harder to please.
Courteous attention has
woa over many jewelry one
tomers to us. ^Aj,ft
George T. Baker Co.
Many a woman's back has many
Oft times 'tis the kidneys' fault.
That's why Doan'a Kidney Pills are
effective..! "$ ':\-\.j?r
Many .Bemidjl women know this.
Readlwhatione has to say about it.
Mrs. A. E. Hannah, 704 Mississip
pi avenue, .Bemidjl, Minn.,, says:
"Some time ago I began to use Doan's:
Kidney. PiU8~%nd~the results were sat
isfactory.': At that time I was suffer
ing severely from backache and my
kidneys were not doing their work as
they shouia trtend advised me to
take Doan's Sidney Pills and I got
some They restored me to excellent
health." (Statement* given, October
A LATER ENDORSEMENT.
On March 19, 1912, Mrs. Hannah
was interviewed and* she said "The
statement I have previously given
about Doan's.Kidney Pills holds good-.
When I have used them I have always
received good results.''
For sale by all dealers. Price 60
cents. Foster-Milburn Co., Buffalo,
New York, sole agents for the United
Remember |the name*Doan's
and take no other.Adv
Dulutb'i Largest and Bast Hotel
More than $100,000.00 recently expended
on improvements. 860 rooms, 125 private
oaths.-80 sample.looms Every modern
convenience: Luxurious and aeUgbtful
restaurants and buffet. Flemish' Booav
Palm Boom. Men's Grill, Colonial Buffet:
Magnificent, lobby and public rooms
Ballroom, banquet ?boms and private
dining roomsi Bun parlor and observa
tory, located In heart of business sec
tion but overlookingthe harbor and Lake
Superior. Convenient to everything.
On if lit Iriat Hitsis if til ItrtiwMt
This can always be depended upon to
Arcing back the natural color and
lustre of your hair and is the best
thing known to remove dandruff, stop
scalp itching and falling hair.
^Everybody chooses ''Wyeth's" Sage
and Sulphur because it darkens so
naturally and evenly that nobody can
tell it has been applied: You simply
dampen a sponge or soft brush and
draw this through the hair, taking
one small strand at a time which
requires but a few moments. Do this
at night and toy morning the gray
hair has disappeared and after an
other application it becomes beauti
fully dark and appears glossy, lust
rous and abundant. It certainly helps
folks look years younger and twice
as attractive, says a well-known
down town druggist.Adv.
and FARM IMPLEMENTS
The Hardware Merohant
Regularlj and systeasatt-
caUy. If you receive year pay.
weekly, lay some aside eaeh
week. If monthly do it month
ly. The dollars wUl pUe up
*r TRY IT. k|?| you in quantity.^
Now Is the time to open a
bank account with the *& r* W. 0. SCHBOEDEB 2 2
tECmBTTY STATE BABX Bemidjl. Tlinn.
OF n^nfiSr *St*
FOR GOOD THINGS TO. BAT
0 0 TO
S67 Fourth street, Bemidjl.
5. JrK 6. zmaLBR
OD FELLOW! BHILDIHG.
4 I OUR
sales are always
on the increase and each '-*A
month has been better than
the last If you are not al
ready a customer, you do not
know how well we can please
you. in quality and satisfy
TgK BEMIDJI, MINNj^s
(0t MODE BREA
*m i- Wrapped In Wa* Paper.
Our local merchants aad Bottled Milk and Cream.
the oflcers are the stockhole WHOT.BflkIRfl
ers of this bank. and RBTA^flRS
Wi NATIONAL AUTHORS'
It matters not where you reside or what you want, the merchants below can it get for you at a price that will defy competition. Every merchant is
reliable and will give you the best value for your money.
i TOM IMABT
Dray and Transfer
SAFE AND PIANO MOVING
Res. Phone t8
818 America Avenue
T. HTLAIBE BETAIITLUM-
Coal and wood also for sale
Minnesota Ave. and R. R. S.
BEMTOJI MUSIC HOUSE
S14 Minnesota Ave.. Bemidjl
Wholesale and retail Pia
not, Organs and Sewing
YAH CAN WRITE PHOTO PLAYS AND
1.W \J EARW $25.00 OR MORE WEEKLY
W Will Show Yok How
If you have ideasif you can. THINKwe will show
you. the secrete of this fascinating new profession. Positively
no experience or literary excellence necessary. No "flowery
language" i wanteds.
The demand for photoplays is praotical] unlimited. The-,
big film manufacturers are moving "heaven and earth" in their,
attetrpti to get enough good jl to supply the ever increase
ing demand. They are offering $1^ and more, for single
scenarios, or written ideas:
Nearly all the big film companies, the buyers of photo-
play!, are located in or near NEW YORK CITY. Being
right on the spot, and knowing at all times just what sort of
plots are wanted by the, produoeis, our SALES DEPART-
MENT has a tremendous advantage avt* agencies situated in
We have received many letters from the4
facturer*, suck as VITAGRAPH,: EDISPNT ESSANAY,
LUBIN, SOLAX, IMP, REX, RELIANCE, CHAJaPrbN,
COMET, MELIES, ETC, urging us to send photoplay* to
them. We want more writers riad we'll gladly teach you the
secrets of success."
We are selling photoplays written by people who
''neyer beforewrote a line fer jmMlcttiea"
Perhaps we can do the same for you. If you can think of
only one good idea every week, and will write it out ssdirrctfd
by us, "and it sells for only $25, a low figure,
Yon Will Earn $1M for Spare Tine Wort
Office Phone 12
All kinds of! building ms
terial, as much or as41ttle as
you like at the
Send your nam* and address at onoe for free eopy of our
Illustrated book, "MOVING PIOTURI PLAYWRITINQ."
Dou't hesitate. Don't argue. Write HOW and learn
just what this new-profession may mean for you andyour future.
J. BI8IAR, MANAGER/ *&%?*
big film manu-
NEW YORK CITY
Phone call 178-1.
t2S Miaaeeasa Ave.
Wholesalers and Retailers
Service aad settatafette*. Matt
Orders given that
vice you'get ia'pofosaW'T'sr**'
Third S Bemidjl, Minn
OUEFTMEB A MEEXHOBH
Contractors aad Builders
8ff. l^ i T^
Invest in Land
Ton have the ehelee of 18 all
i ?v *tt slepm* exeept
Phone 87 818 Mtanesota Ave
I Y. XOXffBV
The store .that treats you THE OitOeXvTOM unm S
rff i?4* Sv Hfm eCe to the store J: Wholesale
.J$fc +W+ taal saves you moaey. *"i* L:'^\^ i ,Z
888 Beltrami Ave.