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A Journal Devoted to the Interests of Lincoln County.
CARIRZOZO, LINCOLN COUNTY, NEW MEXICO, JUNE lJ08.
The House of Quality and Low Prices. I
Prompt attention given to Delivery Orders.
WE BUY HIDES, WOOL AND MOHAIR.
(all and See
0. V. B.
The Hamilton -Brown
American Ladies' and Gentlemen's Shoes.
We now have a supply of
FINE NATIVE WHITE OATS.
Do not forget that we stilt have the Arkansas
Sun-Dried and Evaporated Apples.
Stock and Dairy Salt.
Walnuts, Pecans and Peanuts.
We want your business, and will make It to your Interest to trade wltb us. A trial order will bear out this statement.
Capitan flercantile Co.
P. G. Peters,
Ed. W. Harris made a fly i tiff
trip to El Paso Wednesday.
Mm. John II. Skinner returned
Sunday from a week's visit on
Audy Mayes was in town Mon
day from his ranch beyond the
John II. Canntnff made a busi
ness trip to Tularosa Friday, re
F. M. Crockett, an oiti-ume
ranchman and farmer of the
Uonito, was in Carirzozo yestcr
Mrs. Jno. A. Haley and chil
dreu returned to Capitan Monday,
after a visit of several days in
Jno. A. Haley, editor of this
paper, left yesterday for Capitan,
betnff called there by illness in
John II. Patton left on Mon
day's No. 1 for Tularosa, from
which point he drove up to Bent,
to spend a week with his sou.
Attorney II. H. Hamilton and
Snipio Salazar, of Lincoln, were
hi Oarrizozo Tuesday. Attorney
ttafnilton went to Alamogordo
and El Paso, and Mr. Salazar
returned to Lincoln.
Prof. C. L. Davis' residence,
just across from the Nitws ollice,
is nearing completion, and will
soon be occupied by the professor
and his family.
Jeff Koundtree, who formerly
was a resident of Corona, but now
in business at Nogalcs, Arizona,
was up the line this week, visit
ing old scenes.
The base ball benefit ball at the
Wetmore hall Wednesday night
was a delightful affair, and has
encouraged the fans to further
efforts in that direction.
The little sou of Pete Long,
while euroute from El Paso to
Carrizozo last week, had the tops
of the lingers of his right hand
crushed by the slamming of the
Word comes from the Ruidoso
that the banks of that famous
trout stream is dotted with fish
Jug camps, no less than thirty-one
people from Koswell occupying
one camp. Fishing, nevertheless,
is reported good, and all the par
ties are having good sport.
Mrs. L. II. Rudisillc returned
on Wednesday's delayed No. 1
from Alva, Okla. She was met
by her husband and they drove to
White Uuks that evening. Mrs.
Rudisillc has been absent since
Mrs. Coleman, of Los Angeles,
an aunt of Mrs. Peter A. Schmidt,
of Lincoln, arrived here yesterday
morning, and went to Lincoln
the same day. Mrs. Coleman
will'prwbably spend the summer
The ice plant turned out its
first ice yesterday, and the com
pany are delivering the home
made article to customers today.
A wagon will be put on next week
and ice delivered daily in any
part of town.
W. II. Lumbley, the popular
Singer sewing machine man of
Alamogordo, was in Carrizozo
several days this week. Mr.
Lumhley was returning from the
territorial democratic convention,
and politics and machines, of
which he represents the best in
both article's, have been inextric
ably mixed the past week.
Miss Bessie Dolan arrived Sun
day night from San Jose, Cali
fornia, and took the branch line
for Capitan Monday morning,
from whence she went to her
home below Lincoln. Mls Dolan
has been uttending the King In
stitute at San Jose the paj-t
Harry Johnson, a ranchman
and farmer of Capitan, was in
Carrizozo a short time Monday.
Mr. Johnson came to that country
from England about four years
ago, has invested some good Eng
lish coin there, and, in spite of his
Johnny Bull training, makes a
decent sort of a citizen.
II. S. Campbell, wife and child
returned from the Ruidoso Mon
day evening . Mrs, Campbell and
child have been incommunicado
since returning, and it is not
known how they stood the trip,
but Mr. Campbell has been in the
hands of the surgeon since lib
return having the fish bones ex
tracted from his attenuated form.
Prices will be slaughtered for
the next 30 days, at the Soence
! Furniture Store