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"Wednesday, August 24, 1910.
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We are showing
BAND CONCERT DRAWS
A TREMENDOUS CROWD.
Mhisic lovers vere out in full .force
Tuesday night when K indie's municipal
band rendered a tasty -program w
Cleveland square. It was tlie fsrst con
cert in three -weeks, last week's concert
being postponed on account of the may
or's death. The public surely -made up
for lost time, as the square was literally
jacked, so much so that even seating
soce on the kwvns was difficult to find.
' From a ntarJi by Bloom to snatches
of a Verdi opera, the program was
p -easing. A Aaltz br Vollstedt was re
peated from a former concert by re-
jest, and its zobo and whistling parts
brought an encore. Strains of Doni
zetti's Lucia proved popular.
TRYING TO RAISE
MORE BASED ALL FUNDS
The men who are trying to make
the EI Paso baseball team a financial
success liave bad a lot of .cards printed
to circulate amors the fans Inan at
tempt to raise some cash- The cards
rnn enmnthinc- about beinj? an El Paso
booster and helping- a good thing along,
and each booster is expected to tah.e ;
one, put up a dollnr and say nothing, j
Try Herald Want Ads.
All Points East
LIGHTED TRAIN THROUGHOUT
DINING AND LIBRARY OBSER
OIL BURNING LOCOMOTIVES.
City Ticket Office .
St. Regis Hotel Bldg.
"The Philippines as I S.iv
Thm," by General James V.
Smith, ex-Governor of the. Philip
pines, and "California's Black
old. the Romance of On Oil
Wells.' by Walter V. Weelke. In
Sunset Magazine for A'igut. now
on sale at all news stands, fifteen
To be considered wThen buy
ins: feed for vour stock is
quality. You can depend
upon-getting the right qual
ity at the right price- if you
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buy here We have a large
number of brands to select
from and Can fill your re-,
quireinents satisfactory. '
Alfalfa seed; also fresh field, ;
garden and flower seeds.
Mail orders promptly filled. '
Third and Ohihuahua Sts 4
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Synopsis of Previous Chapters.
Bovj .Emerson ana a mgeness rrascr
ertrr Kaliik. Alaska, and meet a young j
vMte woman, Cherry Maloite. who shel
Cnerry describes the salmon fisheries
tind Marsh, the unscrupulous head of the
Cherry owns a cannery site. Emerson,
George Bait and she go into partnership.
Emerson describes his failure to "make
good" in Alr-s'-cn
(Cintinugd From Yesterday.7
Emerson fell into a deep sleep, and
it was late in the day when he awoke,
every muscle aching, every joint stiff,
every step attended with pain. Ho
found his companions up and already
breakfasted. Big George none the worse
for his ordeal, while Fraser, bandaged
and smarting, was his old shrewd self
"Have you heard about the mail
boat?" asked Emerson.
"We've missed' her."
"What d'you mean?' demanded Big
"I mean that that storm delayed us
just long enough to ruin us."
"Why er let's wait till the next
trip." offered the fisherman.
Emerson shook his head. "She maj
not be back here for eight weeks. No!
We're done for."
Bait was like a big boy in distress
His face wrinkled as if he were about
to burst into loud lamentations. Then
a thought seized him.
"Where in blazes is this steamer?"
he cried. v
"Out to the westward somewhere."
"Well, she's a mail boat, ain't she?
Then why don't she stop here coming
back? Answer me."
The rotund man shrugged his fat
shoulders. "She's got to call at Uyak
bay going east."
Emerson looked up quickly. "Where
is Uyak bay?"
"Over on Kadiak island."
"When is the boat due at Uyak?"
"Most any time inside of a week."
"How far is that from, here?"
"It ain't so far oijy about fifty
miles." Then, catching the light that
flamed into the miner's eyes, Petellin
hastened to observe: "But you can't
get there. It's across the straits Shel
"What of that! We can hire a sail
"I ain't got any sailboat- I lost mj
sloop last year hunting sea otter."
"We can hire a small boat of some
sort, can't we, and get the natives to
put us across? There must be plenty
of boats here."
"Nothing but skin boats, kyaks and
bidarkas, you know. Anyhow, you
couldn't cross at this time of year
it's too stormy. These straits is the
worst piece of water on the coast.
No; you'll have to wait."
Emerson stared hopelessly at the
The disheartened man started at this
iuncture as if a sudden thought im-
pelled him and followed Bait out into
the cold. He turned down the bank Jo
the creek, however, and made a care
ful examination of all the canoes that
went with the village. 'Fifteen min
utes later he had searched out the dis
gruntled fisherman and cried excited
ly: "I've got it! We'll catch that boat
"How?" growled the big man sourly.
"There's a large open skin boat, an
romiak, down on the beach. We'll hire
MANY LAND SALES
GLOSS TO HOSWSLL
Sales Ainbtint to More Than
$50,000; Building Im
ROSWell, N. Ml, Aug. 24. The Km-
singer Land company sold over $50,000 ,
worth of property in the vicinity of J
A tract of land of 515 acres located
at Orchard Park, 12 mi'es south of Ros
well. was sold to 15 families in about
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arre tracts for $40 an acre, making
$20,600. J?hese families from Illinois,
Indiana and Iowa will locate on ti e
land and build residences and will sink
a deep artesian well on each 40 acre
Three hundred and twenty acres, half
of the McCarty .section, 10
miles south i
of Roswell, vJas sold to the Odell
brothers, president and vice president
of the Obldfrg, 111., First National bank.
This land was sold for $42.50 per acre,
bringing $13500. They will sink wells
and put the land under cultivation.
Other sales made are to George T. ,
Shire, of Chicago, 111.. 160 acres south
of the city. He will immediately move
his family here and make improvements.
G. A. Ramsey, of Chicago, 50 "cres,
south of Roswell; W. T. Bunch, of llli-in-i-.
50 acres south of Roswell; Andy
Griffin, of Chicago, 160 acres 10 mHes
south of the city. He will place his
farm in orchard and alfalfa.
Six Hundred Piles Driven.
The driving of the 600 piles for the
new Chaves county court house is com
pleted and the driver was moved to the
jail section where 200 piles will be
cleanses, preserves and beauti
fies the teeth, prevents tooth
decay and imparts purity j
and fragrance to trie breath.
Ufa iwfllis H
a crew of Indians to put us across to 1
"Can't be done." said Big George. 1
stil? gruffb'. "It's the wrong season, j
You know the Shelikof straits is a bad
place even for steamships at this time
nf vp.nr. Thpv're like that nass un
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yonder, only worse.'
"But it's only fifty miles across."
"Fifty miles of that kind of water
in an open canoe may be just as bad
as 500 unless you're Idcky. And I
ain't noticed anything so darned lucky
"It's our only chance. Are you
"Come on," cried Big GepFge: "let's
That worthy uttered a shriek of de
nial. "In summer, yes, but now you can't
do it. It has been tried too often. The
straits is always rough, and the
weather Is too cold to sit all day in
an oomiak; you'd freeze."
"We'll chance it"
"No, no, no! If it comes on to storm
you'll go to sea. The tides -are strong;
you can't see your course and"
'.'We'll use a compass. Now, you get
me enough men to handle that oomiak;
that's a good fellow. I'll attend to the
"But they won't go," declared the
little fat man. "They know what it
"Cail them in. I'll do the talking."
And accordingly the storekeeper went
in search of the village chief, shaking
his head and muttering at the mad
ness of these people.
But it all proved useless. The na
tives would no$ risk it. Desperate, the
three men fitted up a boat themselves
and resolved to make the attempt
LL three knew the desperate
chance they were taking, and
they spoke little as they
mnde their way out into the
Their craft was strange to
and the positions they were
to occupy soon brought on
cramped muscles. The bidarka is a
frail, narrow framework over which is
stretched walrus skin, and it is so
fashioned that the crew sits, one be
hind the other, in circular openings
with legs straight out in front
Gradually, imperceptibly, the moun-
! tain shores behind them shrank down
upon the gray horizon. It seemed that
for once the weather was going to bo
kind to them, and their spirits rose in
consequence. They ate frequently,
food being the great fuel of the north."
and midday found them well out upon
the heaving bosom of the straits with
the Kadiak shores plainly visibh
Then, as if tired of toying with them,
the wind rose. Had It sprung from
the north it would have wafted them
on their way, but it drew in from the
Pacific, straight Into their teeth, forc
ing them to redouble their exertions
In the hope that it would die down
Wjtn the darkness the boatmen held
on their course, and night closed over
them still paddling silently.
It was nearly noon of the following
day when the watchman at the Uyak
cannery beheTd a native canoe creep
ing slowly up the bay and was aston
ished to find' it manned by three white
men in the last stages of exhaustion
One of them, in fact was unconscious
and had to be carried to the house
.He did marvel, however, that another
of the travelers should begin to cry
driven. Che piles are from 20 to 26
feet in length.
Dr. Eugene M. Fisher has sold to G
N. Amis, the contractor, 80 acres of land
one mile northeast of Roswell for $S500.
The sounding for a foundation for the
new Alilson 5100,000 office building on
Main street was made by engineer Wil
liam A. Wilson and corps of engineers..
Four corners were scTunded to a depth
of 1Z feet. It is sun-nosed that it will
... nwPtsarv tn rlrivo nlllncr for the
foundation of the building which will be
four stories high. Work on the new
J Giflkeson hotel is progressing rapidly
J and the cement brick waits are up about
10 feet on all sides.
ne sum for me water luhu
raised Dy cemetery absociati
The sum for the water fund being
drill an artesian well at the Southside
cemetery here amounts to $1055.91. The
drill at the cemetery is still dn the hard
rock and it will flikely be necessary to
go clown 450 feet. The expense will
take mote money than has been ne-
ceived, but the donations are coming in
Roswell Apples Shlpped.
Th6 big fruit crop of Roswell began
to move when the Roswell Seed com
pany shipped out the first car of ap
ples, thex shipment being consigned to
the Pruitt Commossion company of San
Antonio, Texas. The Hagerman orchard
will begin to move Its crop of apples
in carload lots, the Tatter part of the
week. The Roswell Seed company will
also ship out 30 cars that it has bought
as fast as thej" can be picked and boxed.
MANY SOCIAL GATHERINGS
ENJOYED AT FORT
Young People Have Hn- Ride and Wa
termelon Fcnst; Scliool to Open
September Firt; Per
Fort Davis, Tex.. Aug. 24. Mrs. G.
W. Evans and"-Mrs. R. B. Jones, of
Valentine, are visiting here.
School will open September 1.
Professor Tyson," principal of the
Fort Davis high school, has returned.
A fishing party ha? gone to Phan
tom lake. Those in the party are: Mr.
and I.Irs. McKee, Miss Agnes Mulhurn,
Misses Covingtons, Mr. Dawkins, Mr.
Davis. Mr. Leak.
Miss Geniveve Thompson entertained
a few of her friends at luncheon.
Fort Davis is having hot and dry
H. C. Bird has a fine lot of ripe wa
termelons and cantaloupes, tie is mar-
Fort Davis from his farm
iree and one-nan mucs irom town.
Mrs. J. E. Nunn cnvsrtalned at her
home in honor of her little daughter.
Louise Xnnu's eighth birthdaj. Prizes
weakly when told that tlm mail boat
had sailed for Kadiak the previous
..Too bad you didn't get in last
njght," said the caretaker sympatheti
cany. she won't be back now for a
wr.Zu - rtr"
U1UUIU . IUU"
'How long will she lie in Kadiak?'
Big George asked.
"The captain told me he was going
to spend Christmas there. Let's see
THEY COUIiD NOT WALK, BUT CREPT.
today is the 22d. She'll pull out for Ju
neau on the morning of the 2Gth; that's
"We must catch her," cried Emer
son quickly. "If you'll land us in Ka
diak on time I'll pay you anything you
"I'd like to, but I-can't," the man re
plied. "You see. I'm here all alone,
except for Johnson. He's the watch
man for'the other plant."
Emerson turned his eyes upon the
haggard man who sprawled weakly in
a chair. And Fraser. noting the ap
peal, answered grraely with a forced
smile on his lips, though they were
drawn and bloodless:
"Sure! I'll be ready to leave in th
(To Be Continued.
were a-rcarded in the guessing contest
Refreshments, consisting of ice cream
and cake were served. Those present
were. Wirtie Powell." Tx&ae avis, ,Eva
Eva Dunelle, Ruth -Carlton, Kathryn
and Sargie Espc.', Alice Merrell. Iela and
XJorothy "VTeatherby, Louise Nurni, Iee-
sey Miller, Andretr ana uovie Jtruae,
Joe Carlton, Nirvin Bird and Clay
Ihej young people vrho enjoyed the
hay ride and watermelon feast were:
Misses Alice and Ruth Sproul, Eva and
Lonora Jones, Agnes Mulhurn Gene
veve Thompson, Alice and Lottie Pow
ell, Mable and Estelle Bloyce, Mary
Carlton, Vera Mixon, Emma Covington,
Kenneth Stewart, Roe Miller, Harry
Brown, Nelson Mixon, Lee Sp'roul. Her
bert Bloyce, George Clothier, , Arthur
Bloyce, Rube Evaps, Tomie Powell. Roy
j Powell, Mr. Daw kins, Mr. Smith; chap-
rones, Mesdame Carlton, Wallice McCee,
1 and EdgaV.
ROSWELL INSTITUTE .
To Open Sept. 5 TTith Costly
Improvements and Large
"Roswell, X. M., Augi Z4. The New
Mexico Military institute will open Sep
tember 5 with an estimated return per
centage of S5. and the total number ot
cadets this year will be between 175 and
The new $60,00Q Lea Hal will be com
pleted and ready for use by the time
the school opens and work is being
pushed rapidly. The auditorium seats
490. The top floor will oe reserved for
library use. The basements will be used
for chemical and physical laboratories.
Maj. O. N. Lackey is now in Chicago
purchasing supplies for the chemical
and physical departments.
R. R. Brown, a graduate of Dartmouth
university.- has been employed ' by the
alumni association as Special athletic
O. B. Colquitt writes from Austin.
Texas, that he will return his two sons
here for the coming season.
The graduating olass this year will
consist of 24, the largest in the history
of the school.
The new Hagerman barracks have
been completei and is one of the finest
barrack buildings -in the -United States.
The cost was over $60,000.
The scliool is rated as Class A, "Dis
tinguished Institution," by the. United
The report of inspection made at the
institute recently by Capt. M. J. Leni
ban, general staff inspector, has just
been received by superintendent James
W. Willson and is highly gratifying.
XEGRO HELD II Y POLICE
FOR SIL.YER CITY OFFICERS
Robt. Calloway, a negro, was arrested
Tuesday and docketed at the police
station, on a charge of being a fugitive
from justice. Calloway is said to be
wanted In Silver City. N. M. on a
charge of assault with intent to mur
der. Chief detective Stansel, who made
the arrest, notified the Silver City
authorities Tuesday night by phon, of
the capture. An officer left there vv
nesday to get the prisoner.
CHIIiDRBX SECl RE RELEASE
OF W03IAX FROM JAIL
Eulalia Orrielas, given ten days last
Saturday on charges of being drunk,
disturbing the peace, and using abusive
language, was released from custody by
judge Lea Wednesday morning when
four ittle children of the woman ap
peared at the city jail and said they
wanted "to see mama."
HAVE YOV SOMETHMfO TO SELL?
You can easily sell it. Call Bell 115.
Auto 131a. tall the girl what It Is ad
The Herald will sell it. No bother, ao
Special stress is laid on the fad
mill crreallv facilitate matters.
have engaged space will please attend to this at once
'Early copy gives time to give proper typographical
arrangement which is sometimes
re is a rus
The past sight months has wit
nessed a wonderful advance
ment in building & mercantile
lines. This will be rally cov
ered in next Saturday's Herald.
Live merchants who are look
ing for an increase of business
will be users of space next
Saturday in proportion to bus
It is barely possible that a live advertiser has been over
looked by The Herald ad-men. If such a condition obtains
it will be quickly rectified by connecting with telephones.
MANY FRENCH ACES
TVilliam K. Vanderbilt, whose racing
colors have been speeding to victory
again and again on French race tracks.
The most recent cabed win of Mr. Van
derbilt is that of his horse Ostelle,
which ran first in the Prix du Coteau
$1000 event of six furlongs for twoyear-
olds. Mr. Vanderbilt may well be
termed'(the "real sport" of his family,
as his interest in horse racing and au
tomobiling just for the sake of proving
the superiority of American bloo'd, ma
chinery and mettle has given him an
DIsnc:recnl!c at Home.
Lots of men and women who ara
agreeable with others, get "cranky" at
home. Its not your disposition. It's
your liver. If you find in yourself that
you feel cross around the house, little
things worry you. just buy a bottle of
Ballard's Herbin and rut -our liver in
shape. You a .i rbod around you
will feel betttr for ) P' ce 50 centJs
per bottle Sold by all druggists.
F .-.'"' ' vv"is a I
15,000 Bonafide Circulation. Nezt Satur- t
j day in the
I ' Edition i
nt iHHRHl Trade i
Million Confirmed Drunkards in U. S. One-third of
Them Die Every Year and Ranks Keep Full.
Philadelphia, April 8. One million persons in this country are con
firmed inebriates. Of this number one-third die yearly as a result of drink,
vet this number is annually nade up by recruits of the army of drunkards.
NThis was the substance of a paper read by Dr. DeLancy Carter, of the
Inow York Medical Society for the study of alcohol and. other narcotics.
This problem, he asserted, exceeds in sociological importance anything
known to modern civilization. He tixged institutions for their treatment,
lectures, educational efforts and every legal method of restraint that can
possibly check the influx of new drunkards.
THE GLOBE 3 DAY LIQUOR CURE
A SCIENTIFIC TREATMENT FOR THE DRUG AND LIQUOR HABIT.
Will free you from your slavery to alcohol, without hypodermic injec--tions,
withoutthe use of system wrecking drugs, without a long and ex
pensive residence in a sanitarium. It cannot hurt your health, and will
detain you from business only 3 days. A cure guaranteed.
SANITARIUM, 2013 ATLANTA ST., EL PASO, TEXAS
Phone, Auto 2481 E. A. Thomas, Manager
HEAVY BAINS FALL
Report That Road Has Been
Damaged; Fly May Cause
Bisbee, Ariz., Aug. 24. A heavy rain
accompanied by a thunder storm fell in
this district. Reports have been re
ceived that a cloudburst over Dixie
canyon caused great damage to the
Bitten by a housefly,. C. Hannon. an
employe of the Bisbee-Extension, has a
badly swollen hand and arm and fears
of blood poisoning are entertained by
the doctors treating h-Im.
Oliver Clemens, a mine carpenter, was
caught under a pile of phj-nks while
working at the Oliver shaft, and
The local insurance agents are mak
ing an effort to secure lower rates on
insurance. The high rates based upon
an inadequate fire department and poor
roads, ought now to be modified in view
of the present splendid fire fighting
equipment, and the numerous other im
provements. The Country club will open the, sea
son Sept. 1. Work is being rushed to
clean and prepare the golf grounds. An
early meeting of the directors will be
held to complete arrangements for golf
and tennis matches.
! WATER IX RESERVOIRS
XEAR COLOXIA DBLAX
BnKkelthnll Gnme Is Plajed Hetiveen
Tennis of Mormon Colonics: Xcw
Store at Morelon: Pergonals.
Colonia Dublan. Mex- Aug. i. The
water is running Into the reservoirs.
Its rising V" the rate of frnm 5 to S
There was a matched game of basket
thai early copy
In addition to The Herald's
regular daily circulation of
119000 (guaranteed) an extra
circulation of 4000 will be
distributed in the interest of El
Paso Retail Merchants League.
El Paso trade territory will be '
covered to the remotest part.
"Trade-in El Paso" is the
idea- make it a fact.
Auto 11 IS
ball between the Juarez anc Dublan
teams which resulted in a victory for
O. P. Brown came m from Sonora on
business and went to El Paso. Next
week lie will return to Sonora. He re
ports that mining is not very brisk in
the El Tigre and the Pilares districts,
and that money to carry on mining
work is very hard to get hold of.
F. D. Haymore has established a
branch store of general merchandise in
Colonia Morelos, that makes the fourth
branch store established by him.
In Colonia Morelos there has been but
Httle rain this season, while at Bernal.
a few miles farther up. there has been
more rain and the crops are better
Colonia Jiinrcz A'otes.
Born to Mr. and Mrs. John Hatch, an
11 pound son.
Misses Hazel and Alta 'Richardson,
who have been in El Paso all summer,
have returned, and? expect to attend
school at the academy again this winter
The infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
Edward. Taylor, who hai been sick for
several weks. is improving.
The five months old baby of Mr. ard
Mrs. Tucker of Colonia Dublan, died
and was buried here.
A number of the colony people are
taking advantage of the hqmeseekers
rate to go to Utah, especially the stti
dents. There will be several go from
hero to Utah to school.
PIERCE CASE OX APPEAL.
Santa Fe, N. M.. Aug. 24. Cefore the
territorial supreme courtthe case of tha
territory vs. Pierce, former superin
tendent of the blind asylum at Alamo
gordo. who was charged with a crime
against one of his wards 'while at
j Albuquerque to attend the territorial
fair, was submitted on briefs.
Teething cbilarcu have more or less
diarrhoea, which can be controlled by
giving Chamberlain's Colic. Cholera and
Diarrhoea Remedy. All that is neces
sary is to give the proscribed dose af
ter each operat on of the bowels more
than natural and then castor oil to
cleanse tv astern It is safe and sure.
3olil by al. defers-