Newspaper Page Text
. r til'" f w -9ft
4 ft.y ,. ff AWj ffM
TUE8DAY AUGUST 2, 1910
THE DEMOCRATIC BANNER
V mm(m c
Coventor Dotiismt,, of Ellfiiale
3ayi About: St:
royernrrl)oriixnfof Iillnnin, rnmi n ncr
n.'i ii t mi l in r Itnt li 'rn
lirlTltf I "A nn inrilrnn Tnni
noli In UiM o il i r
TnnrI cil lo rri tj( i i
t torn tun W Oi i
pnoplor rotlothl larron
Ujo liotin lurr In i'im
F-nnua, mid 1 litnn not jut
rout ono w)io l ii fr
ho nu 1 inn lo n ran ko.
Thnjr nronll i1Jn t rWI,
xhoro 1ft annrf !v n ont
inunlty In thu Ml 1 or
Wnaturn Hi itn tlmt hiu
nnfc n mprownUtlto In P'jaitoju,
baskfitchowan or Alberto."
125 Million Bushels of
Wheat in 1303
It IW.YH .J
VVoitcrn Onnsln.fleM eron for
IOCS will kimIIt ylotl to tho torn,
or l 7 0,000.000 00 In dull.
nml prc-cinptlonn of ItlOurn-i
t SJ (it) mi niri'. Ijillttny rind
nnl Oompnnln liftro Iftud fnr enlu
ntrnnwnubliu rlcos Muur farm
ers hum pnlitfor their luntlout
if tlirt prnMfMlft if ono crop,
bplemlla cllmnto. gooit pclioofs.
t)rplt ut rnllw ay fnrllltlp-.low
frclRbt ratcn, uorxl, nalcr unU
lumber cAMtly ohtalnnd.
l'or pamphlet "Lun Jlent Wf t."
particular as to eultahlo location
una low aottlore' rnto, apply to
llup't ot Immigration. Ottnirn,
Can., or to Uunadian Gov't Aeont.
H. M. WILLIAMS.
413 Gardner Hide.,
(Use address nearest yoa ) 11
BY INCREASING THE DEMAND
Retailor and Sales Force tho
Strongest Agency In Mar
keting Now Goods.
Tells Taft He Wants to
Leave Supreme Bench.
Pro essioDa Cards
L. B. HOUOK
ATTORNEY AT LAW
Office Rogers building, No. Ill S. Mala
street, Mt. Vernon, Ohio. Rooms 2
and 3, second floor.
PRANK 0. LEVERING
ATTORNEY AT LAW
All business of legalnatuio given
prompt attention and especially to
practlfco In tho Probute Court. Offlce,
No. 9 East High street, Mt. Vernon, O.
Now 'Phono, Offlce 104; Residence, 354
STREAM & RIMER
Luther A. Stream Wm. F. Rimer
. REAL ESTATE AND LOANS
Farms and city property bought, Bold
and exchanged. Properties rented and
rents collected. Fire Insurance a spe
cialty. Representing 14 old reliable
stock companies. Accldont Insurance,
live stock insurance. Plate glass in
surance, automobile insurance, in fact
we can insure any property you may
have. Surety bonds of all kinds. Call
and see us. Room 1 Slpei bldg., South
Main st. Cit. 'phono No. 44Y Black;
Bell 253 R.
D. P. & J. D. EWING
David F. Ewlng John D. Ewlng
ATTORNEYS AND COUNSELLORS
Office, Kirk building, corner Mais
street, and Public Square, Mt. Ver
If you own anything, have
WILL J. "Doc" WELSH
THE FIRE INSURANCE MAN
18 E. Gambler St. Mt. Vernon, O.
Citizens' 'Phono 231 Red
E. C. BEGGS
Offlce in Arnold block corner ol
East High street and Monument
Square Mt. Vernon, Ohio.
- C. K. C0NARD, M. D.
HOMEOPATHIC PHYSICIAN AND
Offlce and resldenco, 18 East Vino st
Citizens' 'phone, 52. Offlce hours: 'i
to 4 and 7 to 8 p. m.
The New Quarter Com
mences July 1st.
We solicit your business. You
can start with ?1.00.
ings Bank and
Mt. Vernon, Ohio
Open Saturday evenings from 7
to a o'ciock.
TO INVITE NAVIGA
Brussels, July 30 Both tho United
"States and Canada are represented at
the International Associations of Nav
igation Congress, which had its for
mal opening here today. Tho Ameri
can delegates have brougltt with them
an Invitation to tho congress to hold
its next annual meeting, which will
take place In 1912, in tho pity of
DY O. A. CHARLES.
Copyright by O. A. Charles, 1510.
It has been said that tho retail
merchant, or as ho 1b more frequently
called, the middleman, Is not neces
sary. That from factory to consumer
is the economical method ot distribut
If considered from the standpoint of
puro economy of distribution, why
not say from producer to consumer?
Why tho manufacturer? Tho manu
facturer Is a middleman in tho act ot
production and consumption Just as
tho retailer Is a middleman In the act
Tho raw product will find Its
way to a market If there Is a
demand, but If theie was no demand
tho raw product would becomo a drug
on tho maiket and the producer ot
raw product would have no reason for
producing, consequently tho producer
of raw product would be without an
occupation. Hence, whoevor or what
ever creates doniaud Is of more Im
portance to prosperity than that
which simply produces.
It Is In creating demand that tho re
tailor and his sale3 force are justified.
It Is in making the man of today a
better consumor than two men ot yes
terday that tho retailer justifies his
position In the world of commerce as
an economic factor.
Eliminate all the retailers or all the
personal selling factors for twelve
months and the whole business world
would be actually paralyzed.
Consumption would be restricted to
necessities (and by that we do not
mean what are considered tho neces
sities of today, but rather what were
the necessities of a hundred years
ago), and to coer the cost of dip
trlbutlng thso necessities It would
require a complete readjustment of
present methods of distribution.
All tho cost of such dlstrjbutloii
would have to bo borne by those
necessities, where now they bear a
very small part ot such expenro. Thl
would cause such an advance In price
that would again curtail consumption,
and the vr'ume of business would
dwindle to the point where all produc
tion would be curtailed. So curtail
consumption, make production un
necessary and where would be yout
It is the retailer and his work of
creating new desires, or desires for
new products, that stimulates and
sustains a maximum production, and
it is only by and through his contin
ued effort that consumption Is main
tained equal to production.
The farmer produces, to tho limit ot
his ability, tho products of the farm,
the manufacturers keeps his factories
running at fua capacity, giving vark
to thousands of mechanics, laborers,
otc, who consume tho fanner's pro
ducts. The Increaso of manufacturing de
ponds upon tho selling of new pro
ducts, new Inventions, or tho pro
duct ot new, Inventions. Tho Increase
of consumption of farmeis' products
depends on tho Increase ot manufac-
tuilng, which Increases tho employ
mont of labor. Now eliminate tho In
stltutJon or fnctor whloh nitkei a do
mand for thoso now products, ' and
don't jou seo that you would destioy
ono of the most important cogs In the
machine of progress.
Supply nnd demand govern price,
yet demand is actually controlled by
tho distributing agents, the retailers,
in their work of creating deslro. Tho
retailors are the greatest factors In
creating nw desires, becauso it 13
thoy who moet tho consumer face to
face, show him tho now productions,
hold these productions subject to the
consumer's order, and finally supply
Tho retailer nnd his sales forco not
only awakon the lntorest of the con
sumer, but by tholr peculiar knowl
edge of this consumer maintain his
lntorest until ho feols that tho now
article Is necessary to his comfort,
convenience or progress, consequently
By continuing the salo of tho new
product to this consumor until Its use
becomes a habit with tho consumer,
the retailor firmly establishes the now
artlolo as a staple article ot com
If tho retailer conflnod his woik to
simply handing out staples that have
becomo a noccimlty a would forfeit
his value afl a creator of desire ana
as a stimulator of consumption, but
his greatest efforts aro glveq to sell
ing the now productsv consequently
he is absolutely essential to pros-
txHW . JJ
For The Field Day Meet At
To Occur Next Tuesday
To Hold Their Meeting In
WILL RESIGNJN FALL
Justice Moody Tello Taft Ho Wants
to Quit. .
Beverly, Mass, July 30. It becamo
definitely known In Beverly through
friends of Associate Justice Moody ot
tho supremo court, who uao suen
him at his summer home In Magno
lln. north of here, that he has in
formed , President Taft of his Inten
tion to retire. The president was
not told of the decision of Justice
Moody In a formal way. The com
munication, according to tho story
from Magnolia, was made orbally.
Mr. Taft has been to Magnolia twice
since he camo to the summer capital,
and It was understood hero that Jus
tice Moody told him that he wished
to quit. Tho formal nnnounccma'i
probably will not bo made until t!
late autumn. Under the retireme'.
act passed by congress just before
4. 4. 4. ! 4. 4. 4. J ! J ! I
4. MISSIONARY SOCIETIES
4. 4. .j. 4. 4. 4. 4. j. 4. .f . 4
The Ladles' Aid of the Millwood Di
sciple church met at the home of Mrs.
5. G. Taggart July 28th, at 2 p. m.
Twenty-flvo ladles w e r'e present.
Guests were Mrs. Belle Wilkinson,
Mrs. Lydia Humbert and Mrs. Stella
Llewellyn. New members, Mrs. George
Rlghtmlre, Mrs. John Horten and Mrs.
Everett Tucker. Topic for program
was "Tho Fruits of Hones'ty." During
the social hour lunch was served by
Mrs. Leonard Fry, Mis. Noah Stull
and Mrs. S. G. Taggart. Next meeting
In two weeks at the home of Mrs.
The following Is tho program for the
annual track and field events to bo
held at Lake Hiawatha park on Tues
day, August 2. Tho sports will under
tho supervision of Ira C. Moody, for
merely ot the Michigan Intercollege
late Amateur Association:
Calendar of Sports
1. Standing Broad Jump prizes
1st, pair of J1.50 house slippers, H. C.
Parker, the Cash Shoe Man. 2nd, 50c
Hiawatha pennant Lawler's Pharm
acy; 3rd, consolation souvenir.
2. 50-ynrd Dash. Age limit 10.
Prizes 1st, pair of $1.50 shoes, Silas
Parr, shoe merchant; 2nd, 50c tie; 3rd,
3. 100-yard dash. Open Prizes
1st, 3.00 umbrella, J. S. Rlngwalt Co.;
2nd, ?1.50 Mission clock, It. I, Arnold
fc Co.; 3rd. consolation souvenir.
4. Shot Put. Prlze3 1st, $2.00
straw hat, Sipe & White, 135 S. Main
street; 2nd, $1.00 Gem safety razor,
Blid Bros.; 5rd, consolation souve
5 Youths' 100-yard Dash. Ago lim
it 17. Prizes 1st, Ingersoll Jr. $2.00
wntch, A. J. Henley & Co.; 2nd, 50c
tie; 3rd, consolation souvenir.
C Running High 'Jump. Prizes
1st, $2.25 Clauss razor, Frank E. KIrby
& Co.; 2nd, 50c tie; 3rd, consolation
7 Girls' Relay. GO ards. 3 to
team. Prizes 1st. 3 pair $1.25 Silk
Hose, The Myer-Lindorf Co.; 2nd, 50c
bottle perfume; 3rd, 3 consolation
8. Quarter-Mile Run. Prizes 1st,
$1.50 hair brush, G. R. Baker & Son,
drugs; 2nd, 50c hair brush; 3rd, con
9. Professional Men's Race. Priz
es 1st, $2 00 fountain pen, tt. C.
Penn; 2nd, $1 50 umbrella, A. F. Stauf
fer; 3rd, consolation souvenir.
10. Blindfolded Race. 50 yards
and stop. Time limit 30 seconds, lad-
Milwaukee. Wis, July 30 .Milwau
kee is today the Mecca of tens of
thousands of tho most prominent and
representative cltbons of the United
States. From President Taft'8 "four
corners of the country" and from cit
ies and towns In all the vast terri
tory Intervening, the representatives
of the Knights of Pythias are gath
ering for the biennial convention of
tho supreme lodge of the order and tho
encampment of the uniform rank.
For over a year tho local committee
of reception and entertainment, com
posed of the most prominent and ac
tive knights of this jurisdiction, has
been preparing for the advent of tho
mighty hosts that will sojourn In this
city and suburbs during the next six
days,, and even thus early the hun
dreds of strangers are willing to ad
mit that tho committee's v.ork has
be"en well done.
The decorations In honor of the con
clave are superb. On every hand, ov
er doors and windows, spannlrg the
streets or floating from tall stafi, are
to be seen the helmeted knlgl t and
other emblematic designs, with s plen
tiful profusion of stars and s rlpes.
The city hall and other public build
ings, the hotels and large business
houses and many private residences
aro handsomely adorned. Especially
elaborate are the decorations of the
Auditorium, which will be the scene
of many of the chief social festivities
In connection with the convention.
The arrival and registration of the
visitors and the completion of tho fin
al details of the week's program will
occupy tomorrow. The chief official
action Monday will bo the formal ded
ication of Camp Henry Parish Brown,
a canvas city of nearly 3,000 tents
which vv HI accomodate many of the
visiting members of the uniform rank.
The camp is located on a beautiful
stretch In the northwestern part of
The feature of Tuesdaj's piogram
will be the grand military parade In
which about 15,000 uniformed knights
will participate, marching through the
Mrs. James V. Lee, North Main
street Was tho hostess of a hand
somely appointed luncheon Friday af
ternoon given In honor ot out of town
guests. Covers wero laid for four
Tho Ladles' Auxiliary ot the Sons
of Veterans met in rrgular session on
Tuesday evening, July 26th with a
largo attendance. After tho regular
order ot business had been finished,
tho program of the evening, In charge
of Mrs. Coyner, patriotic Instructor,
was rendered as follows:
Song, "America" Auxiliary.
Tribute to the Signers of tho Declar
ation ot Independence Mrs. Reese.
Music Miss Thompson.
Reading Mrs. Weir.
History of Our Flag Mrs. Stanton.
Music Miss Thompson.
Song. "Star Spangled Banner,,
After this delightful program, ice
cream and cake wero served to, all
present. It was decided to hold the
next meeting in the G. A. R. hall on
the second Tuesday in August, when
arrangements will be made to attend
tho union picnic of the Sons of Vet
erans, G. A. R. and the Women's Re
,J. wui .J.
Can No iv Send Messages
From Wireless Station
As Well As Receive Them
Mr. Bert Hyatt, whose wlrelo33
telegraph station in the east end oC
tho city has been attracting atten
tion for some months, has just com
pleted new Improvements whereby,
he can send wireless messages as
well as receive them. Mr. Hyatt tried,
out his transmitter Friday evonlng
and found everything to bo working
nicely. He communicated with the
stations at Columbus and Delaware
and will endeavor In a fow oveninga
to locate somo of tho stations along
the Atlantic coast. Mr. Hyatt has
been receiving messages for soma
months past, but this is his first ef
fort In sending messages.
Poctoffice to Close
tvr n..1t TJnlnnc 1ef 10 nnnrl linnrl.
lt,tt UU1J, 11I4CO -LOV, V IV I ill 4nnn nP ttin nUif tn mllulfi nt
led gold pen, F.L.Young, Jeweler; 2nd, i'i'"' """"J" '".,,' ',.
... ' ., 0. , P T ,. a score of bands, past the reviewing
$1.00 post card album, Stephan & Lor- ' ' ,,,.Mnf
Word has been received from Wash
ington, D. C, that an order has been.
Issued allowing the Mt. Vernon post
office to close all day Wednesday, Aug
ust 10, the date ot the big county
picnic at Lake Hiawatha park.
The first matinee races of the sea
son occurred Friday afternoon at tha
Driving park. Dixie Girl and Brown
Nellie won -the races, the best time
of the latter being 2:26.
Dr. H. B. Larlmoro of Sparta went
to Mt. Gllead Satuiday morning to
attend to some matteis of business.
Dr. John Claypool wont to Gambler
Saturday morning to spend tho day
attending to some business matters.
Mr. O. Ransom went to Apple
Creek, Ohio, Saturday morning to at-
tond to somo business matters.
Mr. C. L. King spent Friday In How
ard, tho guest of relatives and friends.
Miss Mary Erner and Miss Bertha
Brent of Columbus are visiting Miss
Craft of Paik street.
Mr. Walter O. Curtis went to Colum
bus and Dayton this afternoon on bus
Mr. L. R. Wright of Lima is spend
ing several uays in uuuiuier, me bucoi.
of relatives. "
Mr. Ralph D'Arcy of Cloveland spent
Friday In Mt. Vernon tho guest of rel
atives. Miss Carrie Davis spent the day
Friday In Fredeiicktovvn tho guest of
Miss Pearl Withrow.
Mrs. Clyde Dlvelbllss was taken to
her homo in Butlor Satuiday after
noon after taking several weeks'
treatment at the Mt. Vernon hospital.
Mr. and Mis. Russell Flshor loft
Saturday moinlng for their homo In
Dotrolt, after a several days' visit
with Mr. Fisher's mother, Mrs. Emilyldy,
Flshor of East Front street.
Mr. and Mis. James Thomas and
Mr. and Mrs. Chailes Jones of Chest
ervlllo attended tho Hiawatha Assem
bly during tho latter part of this
Master Robert McManls of Akron,
who has been spending soveral days
with relatives In Mt. Vernon, went to
Lock Saturday morning for a short
visit with friends.
Miss Jonnlo Simpson of Mt. Vornon
Is the guest of Dr. and Mrs. Williams
Mr. J. A. Dltwlller of Chestorvlllo
spent Satuiday In rredorlcktown tho
guest of f 1 lends.
entz; 3rd, consolation souvenir.
11. Baseball Throw. Ladles - and
Misses. 2 throws each. Distance and
accuracy. Prizes 1st, $1.50 corset, A.
A. Dowds Dry Goods Co.; 2nd, 50c
pair gold plate embroidery scissors,
Bird Bros.; 3rd, consolation souvenir.
"12. Assoclational Tug-of-War. Best
2 In 3; 5-man team; 30-second pulls.
Prizes 1st, 5 50-cent ties; 2nd, 5 con
solation souvenirs; 3rd, 5 consolation
13. Human vheelbarrow. 25-yard
run. Prizes 1st, 2 $1.00 pearl hand
led knives, Woolson's Department
store; 2nd. 2 50-cent ties; 3rd, consola
14 Scramble and Count. Limited
to boys of 10 and under. Prizes 1st,
60c pair youth's tennis shoes, Hull &
Spltzer; 2nd, 25c pound of candy, Raw
llnson & Co.; 3rd, consolation sou
15 SO.yard Dash. Ladies and miss
es only. Prizes 1st, $1.50 infant's
cap, McGough & Doimody; 2nd, $1.00
cut glass bottle perfume, Tissot's drug
stoie; 3id, consolation souvenir.
10 Associatlonul Relay. 4uu yaras
4 uinnaiB. Prizes 1st, 4 50 cent
tics; 2nd, consolation souvenirs; 3rd,
17Obstacle Race. About 200
yards. Prizes 1st, $2.50 porcelain
alaim clock, R. B. Ankney & Co.; 2nd.
$2 00 Cluott dress shirt, Milton S. Lew
Is, successoi to Quald; 3rd, consola
IS. The Collectors Difficulties. For
boys. Ago limit 10 yenrs. Prizes
1st, S5c box Morse's fancy chocolato
candy, Thos. E. Taughor, druggist;
2nd, 40c box candy; 3ul, 25c box can-
stand, where the commnnder-in-chlef
and his staff and the members of the
supreme lodge will be stationed to
view the Inspiring spectacle. The pa
rade of the subordinate lodges will
take place Wednesday 'evening, follow
ing the same course taken-by the mil
itary paiade. A long list of prizes
has been arranged for these events and
for the competitive drills which will
take place on the parade grounds at
Archibald Reed Wilson
Archibald Reed Wilson died at his
home in Frederlcktown Saturday
morning at about 9:15 o'clock after a
several months' Illness caused by
dropsy. The deceased was seventy
five years of age at the time of his
death and Is survived by his wife,
one son, William, and one daughter,
Mrs. Orvllle Bishop. The funeral at
the Chesterville Presbyterian church
Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock, Rev.
Bascomb Jones officiating. Interment
In Maple Grove cemetery at Chester
Burned to Death
Mrs. L. A. Weiss ot this city re
ceived a message Friday evening from
Newark stating that her sister-in-law,
Mrs. Grace Fuller, and her mother,
Mrs. Fuller, bad been burned to death.
The ladies were cleaning gloves with
gasoline when the fluid Ignited.
Some men of our acquaintance
would hate to be translated to heaven
on a summer holiday, as then they
would miss the double-header.
i SO -BOS -SO 1
Flies are a nuisance. They
come into our homes and
bring disease. But we can
keep them out with
They go into our barns and
torment our cattle so that
they do not either eat as
they should, nor do they
give the milk they ought to.
These conditions are to a
certain extent overcome by
the inventions of man. We
have for sale a remedy for
the relief of the cattle that
will give them comfort and
help them to give more
Bogardus & go.
THIS STORE WAS FOUNDED 1849
On these Sound Rocks: Truthful Advertising;- Good Furniture of Correct De
sign; Lowest-Cash Prices; Every Piece marked in plain figures; One Cash
Price; All Goods Guaranteed.
The following is taken from The Grand Eapids Furniture Record: "If
you are an installment store it may be alright to tell the public in your ads that
your, prices for credit are less than those of other stores that sell for cash; but
Will they believe it?" Do you?
Our New Fall Stock purchased in Grand Rapids, is arriving. A car
load of Birds Eye Maple Bedroom pieces just received.
19. Individual All round Champion
ship. Awarded to Individual scoring
highest number of points In games of
day. No team scorer to count. To
bo eligible, must take part In 7 events,
lsts count 5, 2nds count 3, and 3rds
1. Prize $3 00 Knoc Beacon hat, I.
20. Hiawatha Lake Assembly Cham
plonship. Based on counts as for the
Individual camplonship, to bo awarded
that team or club scoring highest to
tal, team winnings to count same as
Colonial, French, Forefather and Mod
ern designs. Mahogany, Oircussian Walnut,
Satin, Quartered and Plain Golden Oak,
Birds Eye Maple, etc. Light or dark, polished
or dull finishes.
Large, roomy Dressers, Princess Dress
ers, English Dressers, with Beds, Chiffoniers
and Commodes to match. Prices from
For Infanta and CUldreu.
Jho Kind You Have Always Bought
W. J. Stough to Lucy Burch lot
48 Hurd & Israel's addition to How
A. T. Fuller to Samuel J. Gould,
1-3 aero In Hllliar, $50.
Banner M Allen to W. H. West,
lot 90 C. & G. Cooper Co. addition,
fit ' &