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Children Cry for Fltchrvs
Siunded Ti America By
In Public SetaiirAt End Of
National Calamity II Specula
tion Not Guarded Against
Washington, Oct, 4 A warning to
tho American people tbat tbe great
bencfltB of cooperative credit may Be
turned into a national calamity If
speculation Is not guarded agalnBt by
wisely considered legislation and
strict government supervision has
been sent by Ambassador Myron. T.
Herrick to the State Department,, in
connection with tho report which he
Is making as a basis for President
Tatt's effort to establish cooperative
credit in tho United States for the
benefit of tho American farmer.
"I realize," writes Ambassador Her
rick, "that the agitation of the finan
cial phase of (he agricultural question
has undoubtedly brought many people
Into the field who only see here an op
portunity for creating' a security which
will have a wide market. Of course
wo can not prohibit them from enter
ing this field and organizing under
present laws', but I would urge that a
timely reminder be given to the peo
ple, recall ng the infinite harm that
came to our country from the exploita
tion of Europe In our early days of rail
road building, with railway securi
ties of unlimited issue, unchecked by
any State restrictions.
"There was also the land mortgage
craze of some 25 or 30 years ago, con
ducted with unbridled license. There
were, Indeed, in that movement cer
tain companies, honest and well mean
ing but lacking in judgment Others,
however, counted upon the cupidity of
the public and victimized the investor
to such an extent that land mortgages
have been a stench In tho"nostrlls of
the Investor ever since.
"The plan which. I am now at work
upon by direction of President Taft
is of the greatest' magnitude, t affects
every individual in the United States.
It is essential that the government,
both Federal and State, assume due
responsibility and thus prevent a re
currence of these errors of the past.
ThiB field must not be permitted to
be 6verrun by irresponsible people
without check, of legislation.
"The study which we have made of
the cooperative and mortgage systems
of Europe has demonstrated beyond
question that these organizations, with
or without state aid, but all Inspected
and carefully guarded by the state,
. have resulted In flnanclng,ln the most
satisfactory way, the agricultural In
terests of all 'Europe. It has demon
strated as well that these systems may
be adopted in the United States and
that we may even, with the expert-
Lewiston, Idaho, Oct 4 Delegates
from five States are attending the
second nnnmil convention of the Col
umbia and Snake River Waterways
Association, which met here ' today
for a two days' session. Tho associa
tion is working for a congressional
appropriation for the completion of
the Celllo canal and the opening of
Columbia mid Snake rivers to all nav
igation. meuts of Europe to guldo us, vastly
Improve iuioii the European systems
and do for the American fanner what
has been dono for the European farm
er creato a ready market for agricul
tural securities at low rates of Inter
est and wltl) unburdensome amortiza
tion and thus afford a natural Increase
and, in somo cases, double the produc
tion of his "soil."
Is The Lirjest In Its History
Work Being' Done
Tho public schools again closed the,
first month with the largest enroll-'
ment hi Its "history. The total en
rollment at the close of September
is 1,702. For the first month last
year It was 1,643. Tho High school
has d'J more than Inst year making
it's .total 4C1. ,
The noxt largest' enrollment Is In
the First Ward building which has
a total of 3o7 this year and laHt year
" Toirliers of the elementary schools
have mndo 513 calls at the-jiomea, of
paients, and 131 visits haveT been
mado by parents and others.
' No report was made at the clone
of the first month to parents of ele
The follovjLig are statistics for
this yc::r and lust:.
;,. 1911 1912
Total' enjoyment 1C43 17G2
Average attendance 198 1718
Cnuos ot tardiness- 45 74
Percent of Attendance ... 95 99
Percent cf Regularity . .. 7tf 77
Tardluccs of Teachers ... 5 4
Vlflt to Parents G24 513
Visitors ..'. ,;,.... !.... 101 131
The enrollment byschools:
High School 402 ' 4C1
First Ward 300 357
Second Ward 69 04
Third Ward 3(J0 301
Font th Ward 282 301
Da'-in pulldlng 136 . 144
Central Building 15C 134
Tho out-door school work In the
primary gradaa, nas been Interesting
to ell and successful. Much of the
work lins been done In the form of
game3 Invented by the teachers.
It will probobly not bo many year's
until a largo part of a Bthool. tusks
will be dona in the open air.
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"UNION MAIDS" LATEST
FAD IN CLEVELAND
. Cleveland, O., Oct 4 Dish
pan, broom, and duster were de
serted In Clevttand households
today. Bridget was out. It was
no ordinary Thursday afternoon
off, cither. Bridget was assert
ing her Independence, thorough
ly resolved that when she re
turned she would bear a union
card in her'fltt.
"Union maids" are to be Intro
duced In Cleveland. Successors
of "slavery" of 20 years ago are
not satisfied with conditions,
Hours are too long and wages,
too low, they say.
They have-determined to un
ionize. A temporary organiza
tion, which embraced 75, was
perfected some time ago. The
75 have been quietly spreading
the word among their friends,
and Bridget, -with her cousins
and sisters and her aunts met
at Bohemian Hall, Qulncy av
enue and Tast Eighty-eighth
Harry D. Thomas, secretary of
the Federation of Labor, presid
ed and formed the union. The
union will affiliate with the Fed
eration of Labor and demand a
seventy-hour week and the adop
tion of a wage scale proportion
ate to'the size of the family serv
ed. It Is probable that a mini
mum wage scale of $5 a week
will be decided upon. Miss Ella
'Bernhardt was chosen President.
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Mr.' Oscar E. Rector of Manr'tlns
burg and Miss Mary II. McCollpugh
of llunt's Station were morrlod Fri
day morning by Rev. J. A. Long at
his resldonco, 110 East Vine street
Tho young couple will make their
homo nt Martlnsburg.
Dr. and -Mrs. William F. Pelrco en
tertained tho members of the fresh
men class at , Kenyon college and the
Harcourt girls nt t'nelr homo In Gam
bler Thurbday evening with a recep
tion. . .
Rev. William" Thompson forraci
rector of St. Paul's Eplpcopal churci.'
is the house guest of Mrs. John S,
Rlngwnlt and Mr. Thcodoip T. Ring
wait, North Main, street
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OSCAR W. NEWMAN.
For Judge of Supreme CoUrt.
, (Long Term.)
SCAR W, NEWMAN ot Poitsmoutli, O., one of the Democratic nom
Iiiops tor Judge of the Supreme Court, long term, was born at Ports
mouth, O., Juno 14, 1807. He was educated In the' nubile schools of
Portsmouth ana" at Kenyon college. Stu3led law In the office of his father
and was admitted to practice In October, 1891, since which time he has
been nngnged In n geuer,nl practice In the state and federal courts.
Injury Sustained By Employe
Of Cooper Works
William lloumiton, an employee at
the O. & O. Cooper Works, was bad
lr"i"iiured""vlille' worlcfiiVal a ma
chine Thursday afternoon. He was
adjusting n piece vof work when a
sharp chisel tas driven Into his right
foic-arm mid between the bones. A,
large m-tery Was severed and blood
flowed .freely from the wound, A phy
siclnn was ummoned and the wound
A GROWING INSTITUTION .'
Absolute safety, perfect convene
ienco, reasonable earning 'power, are
but a few ot the desirable features
wheu you Invest in a six per cent cer
tificate ot deposit with THE OEN-
TERDURCf liUIL,DING AND LOAJJ
COMPANY. We are growing very
fast, and our depositors are growing
with us. Are you one of them? You
should be. 15
Mrs.) .Ray Cramer of Orrvllle, Ohio,
is visiting with Fireman and Mrs. Del
ete Butcher of this city.
Hanfard's llalsam stops blood pois
oning. V l ,
Geo. P. Morgan & Co,, have receiv
ed notice from Rarre, Vt, that the
car lond of finished monuments -Is
reaoy, for 'shipment This wprk Js
all sold, and will be set on Its arrival.
Ask anybody about It Hnnford's
Miss Olive Watson, who has for the
past several weeks been a patient at'
the Mt. Vernon hospital, left Saturday
morning for her homo In Wisconbln
where she was called by the serious
llInos3 of her mother.
See W. C. Rockwell Farm-land Com
pany's ad in this Ibruo. tf
Master Edgar Coutre, son of Mfs.
Amy Coutre of Mt. Vernon, has been
seriously III in Cleveland suffering
from an abscess of one tonsil. Anti
toxin has been administered and he Is
now making a speedy recovery. Mrs.
Coutre has 'been at bis bed-side'kfor
tbe past few days.
Sprained ankle? Rub on and rub
lu llanfonl's Ualsam thoroughly.
Mr. A. W. Fondrlcb,of Howard
was taliea suddenly and seriously ill
at his homo Saturday morning Mrs,
Fondrich. was visiting In Mt. Vernon
and was taken to her home In How
ard bv Sheriff P. J, l'aiker in bib c.n-,
CASTOR I A
For Infant and Children.
The Kind You Havt Always Bought
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A IYII88IONARY 80CIETY
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Qay Street M. E.
There was a large attendance at
the October meeting of the W. F. M.
sV on Friday at the Gay Street M. E.
church. Mrs. Phlfer directed the de
votional service. , New officers were,
Installed and' tbe year's work opened
with a program. on Jthlng" In. charge
of Mrs. Kelser., Mesdames Cheyney,
Branyan and .Conard, read on (ho gen
eral subject from-different viewpoints,
and ttap'followlng special phases were
GodVTenth Mrs. Berger.
Uncle Balls's Feelings Mrs. C. C.
Generosity Mrs. Clugh.
The Divine Privilege of Partner
ship Miss Crumley. ' '
Convictions and ExperienceMrs.
My, Gift Box Mrs.'Park Blair.
"My Daughter Shall Weave" Mrs.
Rewards of Giving Mrs. M. J.
Mrs': PuBey, who has served as a
missionary In South America and as
a government teacher In Alaska talk
ed Interestingly of the work In those
fields. ''Two now members were add
ed to the society.
During the social hour retre'Shmepts
were served by Mesdames Berger,
Scarbrough, Vail, Calwell," Belt and
FOFf THE HUMAN SY8TEM
For cuts, bums, bVulses, stiff neck,
sore throat, sprains, I a mo back and
bunions. Hanford's Jlalsnn; of Myrrh
Is the guaranteed curq. Jit Is for ox-
terhal use only. Always navo a bottle
on hand, leady for accidents.
For Hearing ,In Probate
Court of Knox County.
NOTICE OF HEARINh ACCOUNT
Following accouutj, 'has been filed
for settlement and will bo beard on
Tuesday,, October 22r J912, at 9 o. m.:
First partial account of Orln Bish
op, executor of Sarah" Ann Smith.
PATRICK A. BERRY,
NOTICE OF HEARING ACCOUNT
Following account; has been filed
for settlement and will be heard on
Tuesday, October 22,4912, at 9 a. m.:
Second and final account of Oeo. W.
Bennett, guardian of Edgar T. Wright
ot nl, y
PATRICK A. BERRY,
NOTICE OF HEARING ACCOUNT
Following nccount has been filed
ro" ()Ujenient and will bo heard on
Tur.day, October 22,J912, at U a, m..
First and final account of Mary
Lof lna -Wober, executrix of Christian
PATRICK A. BERRY,
, Probate Judge.
OfElihtlecelt-N Into Tie
Elks Tknrstfiy Eveilii ,
Al.n special meeting of Mt Vernon
lodge, No. 140, B. P. O. Elks held
Thursday evening a class of eight
was received Into tho order. Follow
ing tho work a very pleasant social
scflflon was held.
Injured Was Mrs. Thomas
Phillips In A Fall
Mrs. Thomas Phillips fell from the
rear porch at her homo on East Gam
bler street Thursday night nt 10
o'clock and was badly Injured. She
stepped to the edge of the porch to
plctc up something and slipped. When
she fell to tho ground, a dlstancee of
about four feet, several ribs on the
rlgh side were fractured. A physi
cian was called to the houso and the
fractures were reduced.
Oct. 5 The
most distinguished Mntonlc gather
ing of nn international character that
has ever met In the United States
will assemble In this city next week
for . nn
International conference of
of the fraternity.
The foreign delegates, a number of
whom irrlved In the city today, In
clude Masons ot the highest decree
from France, Italy, Belgium, Greece,
Egypt, Mexico, Switzerland and from
several ot the countries of South
America and many of the larger cities
of Canada. .
ROACH POWDER (Non-Poisonous).
Kids the premises ot Cock
roaches. . Price
HAIRTONE The antlsceptlc hair
tonic. Removes'the dandruff. Keeps
tho scalp In a healthy condition.
Stimulates the growth ot the hair.
SULPHUR AND CREAM TAR
TAR TABLETS Tho popular old
time blood purifier. Price
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YgUNG AMERICA Clothing House
I.-ROSENTHALL, Prop. The Big Storo on the Corner Main and Vine Sta.
Tho Kind You Have Always
In bso for over SO yours,
- anu lUM'Dccn ntaae under his per-.
Jty'S-1'. snal WBperrialon since its Infancy.
t-cCCA4A. Allow no eno to dccclvo von In thia.
AH Counterfeits, Imitations and Just-ns-good ". nro but
Experiments thnt trifle with and endanger tho health of
Infants and Children Experience against Experiment.
What is CASTORIA
Castorla is a harmless substitute for Castor OB, Pare
gorlc, Drops and Soothing Hyrnps. It is pleasant. It
contains neither Opium, Morphine nor other Knrcotio
substance. Its age is its guarantee. It destroys Worms
and allays Fevcrishness. For more than thirty years It
has been in constant use for the relief of Constipation.
Flatulency, Wind Colic, all Teething- Troubles and
Diarrhoea. It regulates tho Stomach and Bowels,
assimilates the Food, giving- healthy and natural sleep.
The Children's Panacea The Mother's Friend
GENUINE CASTORIA ALWAYS
F Bears the
The Kind You Have Always Bought;
In Us For Ovr 30 Yart
imc enmus cow v. n ximmv mwrr. nvm vornt cm.
You Get What You
FACE CREAM (with peroxide) Free
from grease. Healing, antlsceptlc,
clears the skin of blemishes making it
soft, smooth and beautiful.
THE HOME OF NYAL
Sign of the Owl Clock 115 8. Main St.
ML Vernon, O..
LIVER STIMULATOR Takes away
tbat tired feeling and makes you feel
as though life was worth living. Price
VOU can have your choice of a
lot of good things in clothes
here this fall and you can't possib
ly choose poor quality, if you
choose from our '
Suit and Overcoats
lish, Scotch, Irish,
silk mixtures. Nubb
effects in a wide
range of colors.
Bofjglit, and which has boca
has bomotho Blinratnrn nf
Banner Want Ad
EAS'EM BORATED Rests tired
feet; soothing and cacMng. Price
MENTHOLATED BALM A
soothing and healing application for
Inflamed and irritated surfaces.
TOOTH POWDER The perfect
dentifrice. Brightens and whitens
Sack suits with
long roll lapel; soft
front sacks; high
cut 6-button waist
with and without
belts; long overcoats.
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