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XESTAntAJiT AND DRUG
STORE ARK BROKEN KTO.
Thieves broke into Woods' restau
rant, on North Oregon street, Thurs
day night taking S3 from the cash
register, and 50 cents worth of stamps
and a square meal from the kitchen.
The thieves then broke the glass in
the rear of the Oregon pharmacy, ad
Joining the restaurant. George G.
Harris, the proprietor of the drug
store lives with his family in the rear
of the store and frightened the thieves
away. The gang is thought to be the
handspike workers who take the glass
from windows with a railroad spike.
A meeting of the Bl Paso Poultry
association was held Thursday night at
the chamber of commerce. Among
those present were several women and
a number of visitors.
Interesting talks were made by
Prof: Elmer Stearns, J. Whitney Webb
and R. H. Davis. J. G. Kenan read an
article on the results of the national
egg laying contest just closed at
Mountain Drove, Mo. Owing to late
ness of the hour the meeting ad
journed until Monday night next,
when a board of directors for the en
suing year will be elected.
THE HOUSE WAS JAMMED-
IT WAS A FIRST NfHTSH0ta4EVEltV NECK, WAS CMIED,
AND THEMANA&CRS HAD
PROMISED SOMETHING NOVEL
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T SLOSSOX MAKES HIGH SCORE
New York, N. X., Nov. 15. The
best exhibition thus far of the profes
sional 1S.2 balk line billiard tourna
ment was given by George Slosson,
the veteran player, in his match with
Demarest. v horn he defeated 500 to
Siosson'a play was that of a. master
and his nursing and delicate cue
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high run of the tournament up to
the present, as he made 166 in his
ninth inning. Three innings later he
ran 133. Demarest's best efforts were
44 and 36, and at no time did the
joung Chicago player appear able to
do himself jostle
A great deal of interest was mani
fested in the other matches between
George Tutton and Tamada, the Jap
anese expert. Sutton was in splendid
form making runs of 40. 68 and 60 1b
his first three Innings and 75 and 48 JJ
in the llth and 12th. He finished
the game In the 25th inning, his last
10 innings being poor from a scoring
viewpoint, as Tamada was playing
cunningly safe, but he wen 500 to
LKAC CROSS' KNOCKS OCT
HOGAN" IN THIRD ROUND.
New York, N. Y., Nov. 15. Leach
Cross, of this citK knoclcea out 'jbne
Round" Hogan, of California, Mlthe
third round of a scheduled 10 rtmnd
bout here tast night.
Hogan was outfought in the first.
tv o . rounds. In the third the CaJi
fornian landed a left hook to Cross's'
head. Cross dropped his head as i( the
blow had dazed him. Hogan. fooled
by the East Side boy's ruse, fell Into'
a trap and endeavored to follow up nis.
, .advantage. Cross shot right and left
to head and fcoay anc then 'with a
terrific right tj the jaw put Hogan
to tre floor for the full count
Each weighed 1ST pounds ringside.
UNIONISTS WJW, CONTINUE
FIGHT ON IIOMB BULB HILL.
London, Eng., Nov. IS. Andrew -JBo-nar
Law, leader of the opposition in
the house of commons, speaking at
a big Unionist demonstration in Al
bert hall said he did not regret the
disturbance in the house and did not
t try to stop it
While he wcuH rejoice if a way out
of the difficulty were found possible
by the speaker's intervention It would
not end the crisis. The government
was trying to do what it had no moral
right to do and the opposition would
continue its endeavor to wreck the
home rule bill in the house of cora-
SRLLS RANCH AND BUYS
HOME PLACE IN ALPINE.
Alpine, Tex., Nov. IS. Gideon Guth
rie, -who recently sold his ranch near
Paisano to E. M. Crosson, has bought
from I. A. Dewees his residence in
the eastern part of Alpine- with the
two adjoining lots. The price paid
was $4000. Mr. Dewees has completed
the transfer of the Dewees Lumber
company to the Vaughn Lumber com
pany, and will leave town Shortly, giv
ing Mr. Guthrie possession of his
OFFICER TO FORT BAYARD.
First Lieut Luther Folker, 2d 'cav
alry, has been ordered to the general
hospital at Fort Bayard for observa
LET HIM ENJOV
CM4, HE'S rOi
THE, EXCITEMENT WAS INTENSE THE OPERATOWAS WTTWS-
rupnu CTftO CTDAIMTh -r--
CATCH THE FD&-HORNVOICE
OFTHE UMPIRE. SiOWLV HE
LIFTED THE MEGAPHONE OF
A NAPOLEONIC POSE. HE
w IFAVrfOMAN ATHLETE
RtWN ERTO'A RACE, WOULD
PROFESSOR DIPP NUT
WILL WOW rEMD-Ef
OlSCORO-lN A FLAT.
Parcels Sent Nearer Home Will. Be Carried Cheaper
Than Those Sent A Great Distance, as With Ex
press Matter, Differing-in that Respect from
; Present Method of Handling Mail.
After -January 1, next, Kl Pasoans
will enjoy, in common, -with the rest
of the country, all the advantages of
the new parcels post system, which be
comes operative on that date through
out the United States.
Establishment of She parcels post
marks a new era in the history of the
nation. Men who have studied the
system in foreign countries say it will
' tend to reduce the cost of living..
All the principal nations of the
world hare ' established parcels post
J systems. Among them are England,
Germany. Austria, France, .Belgium,
Japan, Mexico, Switzerland, Australia,
the Netherlands, Italy, Hungary, Rus
sia, Greece, Portugal, Columbia, China,
Chile, Roumanla and Luxemburg. The
United States is the last to do so.
The Package Rates.
Rates for packages under the par
cels post system will be as follows:
Bach package may weigh as much as
11 pounds. Rural route and city de
livery. 5 cents for the first pound, and
1 cent for each additional pound; first
zone, within 50 miles ' of post of flee,
five cents, first pound, and, three
cents each, additional pound; second
zone, 150 miles, 6 cents first pound, 4
cents each additional pound; third
zone, SO miles, seven cents,, first
pound, five cents each additional
pound; fourth zone, 600 miles, eight
cents first jKmnd. six- cents each addi
tional pound; fifth zone, 1040 .miles.
nine cents first pound, serve scents
each additional pound; sixth zone, 1400
miles, 10 cents first pound, nine cents
each additional pound; seventh' zone,
1800 miles. 11 cents first pound. 10
cents each additional pound eighth
zone, over 1800 miles, 12 cents first
pound, 12 cents for each additional
The parcel post is open to practical
ly every kind of merchandise that
can be transported, including produce
of the farm and garden, as 'well as
factory products, provided, of course,
thAt snih artfpla miiia -nHtliin th
( sise and weight limit
f Area of Servlee.
The law provides that the whole
country shall be divided into unite of
area "identical" with the intersecting
parallels of latitude and longitude on
the basis of 30 degrees.
A map win be made for each post
office with that postoffice as the
center of the eight zones radiating
map that will be furnished 1 Paso. 1
World Recognizes Bulgaria
As Champion of Christendom
The Defeat sf Turkey, by Tiis 'Feraer Paws oh the Powers' Chessboard: .Has
Changed the Face of Europe and Regained 'a lost Prestige. ' '
; : By GARRETT P. SERVISS
1JT of his fields of roses, where
the precious attar distills its
fragranoe in the balmy air: out
of his orchards of purple plums; out
of his silk plantations and his waving
seas 'of tasseled corn; down from his
hilly pastures and. his oak crowned
mountains, the Bulgar has suddenly
strode before the world's astonished
eyes, with the sword of Mars in his
hand and the -wings of victory flut
tering over him!
In the heart of old Europe, where'
the ' "great powers" had divided ffie
land,, and severed the peoples, and
balanced the forces,-and trodden J?
to suit their own selfish purposes, a
.. m. .- ! ,-fc lC ,-.Sv
pectedness ami the resistless might of
i r rw r? ti Aey ai hjii niui wro vsmv.
a volcanic, island emerging from the'
Like a thunderbolt he has de
mollshed tradition. In two weeks he
has changed the face of Europe. In
one withering campaign he has flung
the shredded banner of the Turk back
upon the trembling cusps of the golden
horn! What all Christendom could
not accomplish in six centuries, he has
achieved before the autumn moon that
shone over his first victory could re
turn again in her circled orb! He has
filled Islam wfth the first terror that
has shivered through its vein since
the cry of "Allah akbar!" began to re
sound under the domes of Santa So
phia. Could even we, looking on across
the ocean, with patience, see him rob
bed of the fruits of his victory? Once
achieved, could any power really rob
him of those fruits?
And who is the Bulgar. this new
phenomenon in the human arena?
The population of Bulgaria, at the
latest census, -was something over four
millions less than ' the population of
the city of New York. Of these,
about three and a quarter millions
are Bulgars. Yet, If reports are not
exaggerated they have put two hun
dred thousand men into the field! They
are a fighting race, although this is
HIMSELF WHILE HE
TO G, E MARRIED
THE F1LPA AT THE ?AF
100 PICTURES PER S ECO WOJ
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fwast was uui rlLmtti
virwi7 nin' nt rrvuKit
(MEW JERSEY. GlVIWKWd
JUST KILLED HIS MEXICAN
KIVAL SUDDENLY THE PI C;
STOPPED, AND ON THE SCREEN
WAS FLASHED TrELE&ENO-
F THE MAlHDJ?ESSRd
UNION KMHttPCU. WUULU
THE BALD HEAD ITT"
1 Paso will be the center and radi
ating therefrom will be eight zones.
First there will be No. 1. No. 2. 3, 4.
and so on up to eight, each Indicated
by a circle drawn around, the central
postoffice at El Paso. Each circle will
be a certain number of miles from
the central postoffice. The first zone
50 miles from the center, the second
zone 150 miles, the third zone 300
miles, the fourth zone 600 miles, the
fifth zone 1000 miles, the sixth zone
1400 miles, the seventh zone 1800
miles and the eigth zone shall include
everything outside the seventh zone.
In addition, the map will be so drawn
as to show clearly the units of area.
These units of area, according to the
law, shall be 30 minutes square
that is, just half a degree square
In addition to the. maps there will
be a parcels post guide. In this guide
will be printed the regulations govern
ing the parcels post system. Every
detail will be covered not only for
the information of the public but also
for the postal employes. Before the
regulations are issued every system in
vogue an over the world wjll have
been carefully studied. ,In addition to
this information, business men rep
resenting every class of business en
terprise in the United States, in fact
representatives of every phase of busi
ness now carried on in this country
are aiding in the preparations ef the
Appropriation Too Small.
Why congress appropriated only
3750,000 for the new service, when the
' cost of 70,000 scales required will be
from $300,000 to 3400,000, and the pur
chase of necessary wagons, rental of
storage space and employment of ex
tra labor will many tiroes exceed
that sum. is a puzzle.
It will be necessary that additional
appropriations be made at the session
of congress beginning next December
in order that that the parcel post may
be carried on efficiently until the
funds of the next fiscal year become
available on June 30. Already post
masters all over the country are mak
ing contracts for the hiring of, wagons
and automobiles for the local delivery
Postmaster general Hitchcock says
the service will start efficiently and
promptly. How long it can continue
after January will depend on congres
There are approximately 62,000 post
offices in the United States. All of
them must be equipped to handle
the postal parcel business."
the first time since the Turk entered
Europe that they have been permitted
to show their true qualities.
The Bulgar is by race a. Finn. His
ancestors came into the.' Balkan re
gion from the valley of the Volga in
the seventh century. The 'Russians
have recently learned how the Fin
nish race loves liberty! The.' first Bul
gars in the Balkans conctnerW a -place
for themselves; thes;heysettled down
and, to a certain extent blended with
those whom ther-'Jd. begun by sub
duing .r- r
A short moat ago Bulgaria was
Of 'less, importance than n Dlffn left
behind .and-unsupported, on the chess
beawL... She law for the moment, the
moWrOwSfui plec on the ' She
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. Sne has made herself the champion
of Christendom. What unholy, self
seeking land will venture to touch her
on the shoulder and say: "Go back!
Let the Turk up again; he Is useful
TWO IjAUXCHKS go over
DAM; OCCWANTS MISglXG
Peoria. 111., Nov. 1$. Two gasoline
launches, bound from Chicago to St
Louis, plunged over the government
dam at Lagrange. 111.. 90 miles south
of here. None of the bodies of the oc
cupants of either boat have been re
covered. Telephone advices from Lagrange
stated that William M. Moore of Chi
cago, owner of the "A. B. Moore," and
three other men are known to have
been drowned. Watehers on the shore
say they saw Moore struggling In the
water below the dam until he sank.
,Three other men were seen in the
water. It was said at Beardstown that
eight men were in the launches whgn
the craft arrived there.
DKA'Vglt POST IS TO BE
RESTOIUSD OXCE 3IORE
'Cheyenne, Wyo.. Nov. 15. Unofficial
advices from Washington are that the
Fourth field artillery will be sent from
Fort Russell to Fort Logan, Colo.,
which is to be changed front a recruit
ing station to a regimental post. The
Ninth infantry and the 19th Infantry
will be ordered to Fort Russell.
GRAND JURY AT ROSWELL
HAS RETURNED 2S TRUE BILLS
Roewell. If. M., Nov. 15. District
court grand jury has adjourned after
returning 2S true bills and nine no
bills, examining 12& witnesses.
W, R. Cummins, one of the best
known old-timers of the valley, ie
DENIES ESCAPE OP DIAZ.
New Orleans, La., Nov. 15. Dr. Plu
taroo Ornelas, Mexican consul general
here, says he has been officially ad
vised by his government that Ge. Fe
lix Diaz, who led the recent revolution
In Veracruz, Is stW in prison there.
Diaz, after the failure of his revolt,
was courtraartlaled and condemned to
death. His case is now before the
Mexican supreme court.
Face Covered With Pimples
A SKIST TIlOUDIiB THAT XKEDS
Try thin Remedy at Our Risk.
Instead of bothering with cosmetics
and worthless "beauty formulas" if
Ton will treat that case of pimples
scientifically you will get results.
We advise using our new skin' rem
edy, Saxo Salve, which is very
soothing, yet penetrates the skin and
exerts its healing power from the
very moment of application.
Any pure soap may be used with
xnis remeay just apply saxo Salve
at night, following directions.- Not
omy aoes it clear the face of aim-
pies, but eczema and other angry
itching, scaly or crusted eruptions
soon yieia to its neaiing power.
The marked and continual " lm-
provement noticed shortly after .the
treatment Is begun will soon convince
you that Saxo Salve is far superior i
10 any omer remeay ror toe skin.
If you do not get -good results I
from it we pay back your money. Kelly !
& Pollard, Druggists, El Paso, Texas. I
like these are exhilarating.
a bite in' the
it's a good time to turn yqur
thoughts to winter clothes and here
is a good store to turn your steps to.
we've never been better able to
serve you than now in these masterly
smacking of autumnal warmth and colors,
original designs in fresh, pure-wool fabrics.
Overcoats in English Meltons, German Chin
chillas, French Montagnacs, Irish Friezes, and
Belgium Vicunas. ' '
novel and standard patterns in the new suits;
vests a trifle higher, coats snug fitting, trousers
not too narrow. Come
in and see special selec- r
tions at ....
Suits or Overcoats
Worth to $20 y Ex
tra Special $14.50
RIO GRANDE VALLEY BANK & TRUST CO.
COMMERCIAL AND SAVINGS DEPARTMENTS "
Capital and Surplus $360,000. Resources $2,500,000
W. W. furney. FreeidesL '
S. T. Turner, Viee President
W. Cocley, Vke President.
T. M. Wing, Vice President.
DAIRY LUNCH CO.
OPHW DJLT A5D WIGHT
Las Cruces and
LAS ORUCES TO GET
NEW BUSINESS BLOCK
Stvudure to Adjoin Stnte Rank Build
ing "Will Cost 940,000; Child
The office of The Herald for Las
Cruces Is the Post Office News and
Cigar Store. Arrangements can be
made here for those who want to
Sttbscnba and wish their papers de
livered each night.
La 'Cruces, N. 5t, Nov. . Main
streetls soor to have a new business
bulldlssir whch Rouault & Son are soins;
to hate constructed. It will be built
north V th buildinjc now occupied
by the first State bank, and will be so
constructed that the State Batok build
ins sn the new building will prac
tically ifra one bulldlos.
This UI b the finest bulldine in
Las Cruces, it Is said. -The owners
will ooyfipy a part of the first floor
space Ar their own use and the sec
ond Hoot will be devoted -to offices
The building will cost About S49.000.
Mary Kimball, age IS. died very sud
denly Wednesday morning at her home
in Las Cruces. She had attended
school on Prldav.
The Fibab club, the boosters organi
zation, 'will have a meeting: tonight at
which reports from committees on
Og-Aple. ocean to. 'ocean highway and
municipal affairs will be given.
The hearing of Ricardo Ascaratc.
who is. being held for the murder of
his wife, will be held today.
B. T. Link, who has been ill with
pneumonia is better.
Pendleton Fuller has purchased the
Blue ra.ich north or Las Cruces.
Daura V. Peacock was in El Pajo
lor two days.
Xesdnmes P. R. James. Sam Manasse
and Herbert Yeo were Mesilla Park
M. H- Peterson nas returned to his
office in El Paso after a brief visit
with his familv in Las Cruces.
Mrs A H. Clemens, of Moorehead, j
ivan.. 18 lSltlRg ner sister, airs. Uld-
ham. and brother. J. B. Wickard.
The. winter influx of beggars and
persons with h..rd luck stories has
started. The town is not seriously '
air that hints at
OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS.
E. M. Bray.
J. . RoberteeB.
W. E. Arnold, Cashier.
Sg. N. Sehwabe, Assistant Cashier.
MAKES YOU SAVE
Makes you save in spite of yourself. A small savings bask we
will loan you one if you want to start to save.
Your wages get into the bank whether you put them there or sot.
If you spend all, the other fellow banks your money.
Resolve to be the "Other Fellow." Come to us today.
Get one of our beautiful little savings banks and start the "Savings
EL PASO BANK & TRUST CO.
EL PASO, TEXAS
STATE NATIONAL BANK
ESTABLISHED APRIL, 1381.
CAPITAL, STJHPLUS AND PROFITS, $200,000.
INTEREST PAID ON SAVINGS ACCOUNTS
C. R. MOREHEAD, President C- N. BASSETT, Vke President
JOSEPH MAGOFFIN, V. Pres. GEO. D. FL8RY, Cashier.
L. J. GILCHRIST. Asst Cashier.
bothered by such, but a few stop off
for a day or so.
The young daughter of Theodore
Rouault Jr.. is now up and around a
little after a five weeks' siege with
scarlet fever. ,
Miss Lilian Parker is improving a
very little. She has been very ill for
quite a while.
Allen J. Papen, superintendent of a
local mining company, is up from the
claims near Berino.
MAJ. MOSSMAN TO
BE BURIED MONDAY
Berino. N. M.. Nov. 15. Mai. G. W.
Moeemans remains will arrive In El
Paso Sunday night and be brought up
on the Monday morning train to Vado.
Funeral services, under the auspices of
the Masonic lodge of Las 'Cruces, 'will
I be held at the grave.
I C. J. Thomason, of Brownley,
j Cherokee, county, Texas, is visiting his
daughter, Mrs. A. D. Blocksom.
Miss Llssie Rawltngs entertained the
j following guests at dinner: Mr. and i
Mrs. J. D. Rawlings, Miss Hilda Cream- J
er, of Mesqulte, Miss Ethel Spencer, of .
Anmony ana a. r. uaner. i
J. C. Rishaberger. I
Miss Frances Ooddard. of El Paso, i
has been viiting at the Snjman ranch. .
Little Miss Ruth Newsom, a grand
child of CoL Ell Newsom, has been
quite ill. !
"Mr. anl Mrs. Henry Snyman have j
purchased the cottage formerly owned j
by Mans Srivrotn. '
Mr. and Mrs. W & Weston will
leae Saturday for a month's camping
trin in the Black range.
Mr and Mrs. Frank Wells Brown
and daughter i ame out in their aato-
mobile from El Taso to isit their
& 18 L Overland St.
H.E Christie, Seoesary.
P. L. Atkinson, Assistant Ombmt.
J. H. Pollard.
B. M. Worshaa.
H. D. Bowman.
Byron, at the reclamation camp n
Mr. and Mrs. F. I. McKamy. of An
thony, were visitors at the home of
F. G. Belk was up from El Paso
looking after his farming Interests
He is having residence in Anthony
remodeled aad expects to move his
family up in about two weeks.
J. Bullock aad 6.
A. T. Staytnan are
barns built on their
"I see they have put a sounding1 board
at the back of the minister's pulpit."
sal d Baron. "What do you suppose that x
out the sound."
"Why, It's to iLkm
"Gracious. ' said Baron, "if you throw
out the sound there wouldn't be am -thing
left to the sermon." EpworsJt
E. P. M. I.
SATURDAY. NOV. 16.
The House oHCsppafeiDeEa