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of contempt at home and abroad. To-day Waltham Watches are
the standard pocket time piece from Christiania to Cape Town,
from Melbourne to New York.
Peary used them in discovering the North Pole and the whole
world pays respect and good will to their accuracy and honesty.
Beginning with the exposition of the Massachusetts Charitable
Mechanic Association held in Boston in 1856, and up to the
present time Waltham Watches, wherever exhibited, have taken
the first prize and highest award at all the national and
international expositions, including that at Seattle in 1909. -
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Wells Being Sunk and Many
Improvements Are in
Van Horn, Texas, Feb. 21. J. T.
Canon and -wife have just returned from
n extensive tour, having been married
in Oi tober last in Rockport, Texas, and
immediately starting on their tour
around the -world. They went east from
JCeir York and returned through San
Earl Tarbro. Garland Bristow and
W . A House were lately initiated into
tha XV O. W.. which has only been or
gan I a few months.
The Methodist women gave an oyster
suprr which was well attended and
was a suecess financially and other
wise. The Baptist parsonage is nearing
completion, the roof being just finished.
Buck Bounds, wife and family, were
H. W. Giliis and wife were in for
I'co oyster supper.
IL DurrllLAias ordered several thous
and feet cf pipe and piping the water
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tant grains in combination. Delicate children can be made strong and
vigorous by eating it daily. Students and persons whose mental energy
as been exhausted will find it a great restorative. Ask your Grocer
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from the Van Horn waterworks to his
pasture about three miles from town.
TV. P. Hurt and Don. McCarroll were
in several days from the 2 ranch, where
they have just completed a deep well
for J. M. Daugherty.
J. M. Daugherty and George Bent
were in from. J. M. Daugherty's 2 ranch
for several days last week.
Glenn Durrill was in for he oyster
supper from his ranch south of Pla
teau. Bert Cope came in from drilling the
well for D. Taylor where he has put
down a well for him.
C. C. Cummins and Roy Cummins
were in from the ranch recently.
The Methodist church is almost ready
for occupancy, the painters having just
finished painting the roof.
BIG CROWDS EXPECTJKD
FOR IRRIGATION CONGRESS.
Pueblo, Colo., Feb. 21. Even at this
early date, it looks as though -the 18th
National Irrigation congress, to be held
at Pueblo, Sept. 26-30, 1S10, would rival,
if not eclipse, Albuquerque in 1908, In
the number of special cars and special
trains that would bring large delega
tions to the gathering.
At least three definite statements
have so far been made to the board of
control of the intention of the town In
question to come by special train, to
have their trains appropriately deco
rated, and to have bands with them.
These are Garden City, Kan.; Albu
querque, X. M., and El Paso, Texas.
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T CITY TICKET
Officers Nominated for Con
duct of Affairs for the
Estancia, N. M., Feb. 21. At the
mass meeting for the purpose of nom
inating candidates for officers of the
town of Estancia, which has recently
been incorporated, a non-partisan tick
et was chosen without a dissenting
vote. The ticket was unanimously
nominated, as follows: Fr mavor G
H. Van Stone; for trustees, term 1 yearH
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tees, term 2 years, M. Dow, J. L. Stub
blefield; clerk. Earl Scott.
J. B. Gunter, who has been at Silver
City attending school, has Returned
Messrs. Carlyo and Epler, who are
building the school house at Lucia,
have returned home.
H. G. Bedford, James Walker and
Allan Mcllllvray have returned from
their prospecting trip to the Padernal
mountains, 15 miles east of EstancK
They have some fine specimens of cop.
Rev. F. F. Grim, of the Christian
church, has begun a series of meetings
at the Bautist church. The Chris
tians, as yet, have no building.
Ii. Capels, of Sonora. Mexico, waa
here this week looking at the country
Joseph P. Polk, of Benton county
Missouri, is here hunting a location.
County superintendent Chas. Xu Burt
was here on business pertaining to the
Mrs. Claude Nisbette has gone to
Lexington, Okla., for a visit with rela
tives. Edward McCormlck, of Pierre, S. D,
is here looking for a location.
Sergeant J. W. Collier, of the mounted
police, is in Deming on a business
The New Mexico Central railroad em
ployes will hold their allied annual
ball at Walker's hall oh Washington's
birthday. The invitations are issued
as train orders.
Moses Dprusha. Of Winfield. Km.. i.
j filed on the Aukerman desert claim,
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Father A. Bassett. of Santa' Fe, was
nere Sunday and
home of C. Ortiz.
said mass at the
O. F. Friend has returned to Estan
cia after a lengthy visit with relatives
RULING BY COUNT!" ATTORNEY.
County attorney W. W. Bridgers will
in future file all complaints in felony
t charges, instead of permitting them to
bo accepted by the justices.-
Carload Shipped in Build
ing Activity at Nogales.
Nogales, Ariz.. Feb. 21. A carload
of orange and tomato wrappers passed
through Nogales this -week consigned
to Hermosillo parties.
Several new residences and two store
buildings are In course of construc
tion on Arizpe street in Nogales, So
nora. Senator Eugene S. Ives is in Nogales
near the foundry is a scene of much ac
tivity. A block of adobe dwellings to
contain 28 apartments are occupying a
big force of mechanics and laborers.
Mrs. Lulu Reddock "Vyood is seriously
ill at her home on Noon hill.
It is understood that the government
expects to make a hospital camp of
Fort Huachuca, 60 miles north of No
gales. A special meeting was called by the
city council to discuss the sewer bond
Contractor Moody is making the mis
sion seats to be used in the Santa Cruz
club rooms in the O'Keefe block. The
opening of the club will be Tuesday.
SenatoiEugene S. Ives Is in Nogales j
P. Walker, J. H. Maxey, Chas. Ford.
R. Mills, "W. B. Isaacs, "W. Roberts and
George V. "Williamson are a bunch of
visitors in Nogales from Tucson.
J. A. Spink, C. V. Fowler,. D. H. John
son, C. O. Foltz and R. T. Rankin were
subpenaed from this county to ap
pear on the federal grand jury In ses
sion at Tombstone.
Collector of customs Con O'Keefe is
attending federal court at Tombstone.
RANCHERS NEAR PORTALES
ARE GETTING IN CROPS
Electric Light Plant for the Town Is As
sured Band Is Now Being
Portales, N. M., Feb. 21. The farm
ers are at work now getting tne;r ground
ready for crops. Much is being done in
dry farming, broop corn being the most
popular staple product, and preparation
Is being made in anticipation of water
by the new Irrigation power. The valley
is particularly well suited to the plan
of a big central power plant sending
power to 70 pumps, each irrigating 160
The electric lights for tne town are
guaranteed within 90 days and the con
struction of the new building for this
Is proceeding rapidly.
The Baptist women will give a colonial
tea on Washington's birthday and a
prize will be awarded the couple most
resembling George ana Siartha Wash
ington. The next number of the .Lyceum course
Is a master in clay modeling.
A Portales band is being organized
with the armory as headquarters.
The production of the Passion Play
at the Wonderland theater has beerr
postponed because of the destruction of
the plates by fire.
The Daughters of the Confederacy will
meet this week with Mrs. T. E. Mears.
RANCH SOLD AT MARFA;
- 3IARFA NEWS BRIEFS.
Marfa, Texas, Feb. 21. W. H. Cleve
land has bought 8bo acres of land from
Miko Nichols, of Ruidosa. .
Mrs. lu C. Brite Is in El Paso this
Mrs. R. R. Smith is spending the
week In town.
F. A. Mitchell made an auto trip to
the Henry Reynolds rancr recently.
Mrs. M. R. Mahon, accompanied b5'
the doctor's mother, is back from Aus
tin, where she has been visiting rela
tives. Joe Bunton ds in from his ranch near
W. E. Love is In from the ranch.
I. I; Kllenman, of Presidio, was In
our city visiting.
Mrs. Jas. Walker was a late visitor
J. W. Howell has sold his barber shop
,and bought in with the Robinson Lum
Gus Maurer Is now painting for the
Robinson Lumber company.
The following young people drove
over to Fort Davis to a dance: Misses
Lorena Shannon, Genevieve Bogel, Mary
Shannon and Dora Kilgore; Messrs. R.
B. Jordan, Bryan Cartwright, J. Bald
win and J. Ward. Mrs. A. O. Hubbard
chaperoned the young people.
J. A. Harris has bought two lots in
the northern part of town and will
erect a residence on same.
Oren Bunton has announced as candi
date for sheriff of Presidio county.
3IOVB CAMP TO CLINT
Clint Tex., Feb. 21. Galley & Clark
are having a large tenthouse erected at
this place, preparatory to moving their
camp from near Belen. Tom Anderson
and Mr. Stoudemyre are Going the work.
H. D. Camp has stepped his house
hold goods here from El Paso this week
and is moving in the house with Mr.
Elliott. Mr. Camp recently purchased
the stock belonging to a. 3. Elliott Sb
G. M. McKinney made a business trip
to El Paso lately, and while there he
purchased several pieces of furniture for
the new store.
Mr. Erwin. of Marfa, Tex., was a
visitor here lately.
D. L. Peters made a business trip to
El Paso lately.
DOUGLAS TO HELP LOCAL
AA'IATOR EQUIP AEROPLANE.
Douglas, Ariz., Feb. 21. Manager
Milburn Hobson has succeeded In
gathering funds sufficient to guaran
tee the aviation exhibition In Douglas
by Charles K. Hamilton.
Hobson has wired Hamilton, asking
him if he will take up for a practice
flight. A. M. Williams, the Douglas
young man ho has Invented an aero
plane along his own lines, and it is
purchase an Improved motor for his
given the local inventor. A portion of
the proceeds from the exhibition will
bo donated to Williams to help him
purchased an improved motor for his
machine, already constructed, and now
operated with an auto motor.
Shot While Taking- a Steer
Q and Are Later Jailed
Bisbee. Ariz., Feb. 21. After an ex
change of several bullets. Bob HiU and
J. B. Huffj were captured near Osborne
and brought to Bisbee, both wounded.
Huff was "severely hurt and is in dan
ger of losing his right arm. The Hunt
brothers, who shot at the men, were
acting under orders from the police
and they were hidden in a" shack when
Hill and Huff, late in the evening, went
to the same place to take a steer, which
it is charged, they had concealed there
the day before. A gun fight ensued
as quickly as the four men could draw
their revolvers. Huff fell on the ground
badly wounded while HiU escaped but
was arrested a few hours afterward
Fred Arndt, a butcher, was locked up
on a charge of disposing of the alleged
Notice has been received that the
high wind of the last few days has
caused serious damages to a great num
ber of small houses thrdughout the
district- The residence of C. R- Officer,
which was being completed, was blown
down and has to be rebuilt.
Because Mr. Whitehead, the proprie
tor of the Eidelweiss cafe, said some
time ago that he would dispose of his
foreign help, if he could get enough
Americans, 15 waiters, all Slavonians,
made a strike, leaving the cafe at 1
oclock, the busiest time of the day. The
confusion was enormous but Mr. White
head succeeded in finding people In
search of a job. and notwithstanding
many amusing incidents, the strikers
ROBBERS BUSY AT MONTEREY,
N. M. PERSONAL NEWS ITEMS.
Monterey, N. M., Feb. 21. Burglars
entere'd the home, of Mr. Shields and
took some canned fruit and from there
?hey went to the Cooper home, about
a mile distance, and entered there, ate
part of the fruit, took a large can of
sugar and made away. They have
been trailed-' d'own near' to Alamogordo.
The Cox house was alo entered at the
same time, but no damage was done
as far as can be .found out.
James, the baby son of Mr. and Mrs.
T. A. Briscoe, is seriously 111.
Miss Lillian Windows, one of our
teachers, had -to dismiss school Fridaj
on account of sickness.
IrvJn Hyde and Miss Ruby Daven
port are reported better.
M. A. Bishop and L. E. Lumbley are
spraying the Dan Harris orchard.
Mr. and Mrs. L. E. Lumbley made a
flying trip to their ranqh Saturday.
F. A. Briscoe has cltosed the deal
for the old Agilaur saloon.
The residence of J. W. Prude Is near
The Improvement company has com
menced to plant trees in Monterey.
Arthur Chalk Has accepted a position
with Felice Cattle company.
LICENSE SECURED, BUT
NO WEDDING IS HELD
Naco. Ariz., Feb. 21. Justice of the
peace J. M. Hall secured a license for
J. Ramon Ochoa and Gertindis Jara
millo, both Citizens of La Cananet,
Mexico, but they did not show up on j
tne train ana tne weaamg am not take
Clint Hudspeth, one of the range
foremen of the Greene Cattle company
(Turkey Track) is in Naco visiting his
family, and attending to business. He
has several of his hands with him.
MAYOR OF ROSWELLt IS
A LOVER OF TREES.
Roswell, N. M.. FeD. 21. Granville A.
Richardson, mayor of Roswell, Is a
lover of trees and has gtven published
notice that the trees growing on the
streets or other highwaj's within the city
of Roswell are city property, and that
no one is permitted or allowed to cut
or disfigure them in any way whatever
without permission or direction of the
Mayor Richardson has aiso Issued a
pioplamation for Arbor day, the second
Triday in March.
ROSWELL MAY VOTE SOON
ON PROHIBITION QUESTION.
Roswell, N. M.. Feb. 21. The Roswell
Antisaloon league and its friends aro j
asking the city council to consider the
proposition to submit the saloon ques
tion to the people. The politicians and
their friends (and others) are for high
license and regulation. The present city
license for saloons is $2000. It is said
of coffee has lied to give it "P
on account of the nervous head
ache?, insomnia, dyspepsia, etc., it
It used to be 'iiard to give up
coffee" until Postuni was intro
duced to mankind. Now it's" easy
to change from a harmful habit
to a healthful one coffee to Pos
tuni. After a "week or ten days of the
"change" it is clear that
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An Art Exhibit
Several hundred Kodak enlargements from prize
winning negatives. . f
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Exhibition Open From
and personal instructions will be given bv represen
tatives of the EASTMAN KODAK CO. "
Program of demonstration at Kodak Department of
Pred J. Feldmae Co,
that some of the saloons would be will
ing to .pay doable that amount $4000
each yearly for the privilege of being
FORT HUACHUCA MAY
SOON BS ABANDONED.
Bisbee, Ariz.. Feb. 21. According to
a widespread rumor. Fort Huachuca
will soon be abandoned as a military
post and will be transformed into a
hospital camp. A military garrison will
be established between Douglas and
Naco. somewhere along the El Paso &
Southwestern railroad line.
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