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EL PASO HERALD
CONDENSED STATEMENT OF THE CONDITION
El Paso, Texas
AT THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS, NOVEMBER 26, 1912'
Loans and Investments
United States Bonds
Cash on hand
Surplus and Profits
An Urgent Doty
One of the most important duties which every man
owes to himself and family is a Bank Account. And
it should not be delayed until sickness, misfortune or
old age comes. Start the good work to-day by open
ing an account with the Union Bank & Trust Com
pany 4 Interest Paid on Savings 'Accounts.
American Ban Building
El Paso' Texas.
FOR A BAD STOMACH
Time It! In five minutes
Gas, Sourness and Indi-
digestion is gone.
Sour; gassy, upset stomach, indlges
Kestion, heartburn, dyspspsla; -when the
food you eat ferments into gases and
stubborn lumps; your head aches and
you feel sick and miserable, that's
when you realize the magic In Pape's
Siapepsin. It makes such misery
vanish In five minutes.
If your stomach is in a continuous
revolt if you can't set it regulated,
please, for your sake, try Dlapepsin.
Its so needless to have a bad stomach
make your next meal a favorite food
meal, then take a little DIapepsln.
There -will not be any distress eat
without fear. Its because Pape's Dla
pepsin "really does"' regulate weak,
out-of-order stomachs that gives It it's
millions of sales annually.
Get a largo fifty-cent case of Papers
TMapepsin from any drug store. It Is
the quickest, surest stomach relief and
cure known. It acts almost like magic
it is a scientific; harmless and pleas
ant preparation -which truly belongs
in every home. Advertisement.
SIXTY PERCENT OF
EL PASOANS ARE GOOD
LEAVES WEST POINT TO WED;
IS STRIPPED OB" TITS RAXIC
"West Point. N. T.. Jan. 15. Elmer E.
.Adler, of Billings, Mont, the cadet who
ran away a week ago to marry Flor
ence T Davis, is under arrest here, hav
ing voluntarily returned to face charges
of absence without leave. He has been
stripped of his rank as sergeant, but
the military academy authorities have
refused to accept the letter of resigna
tion which he submitted, as he Is not
of age. He will be allowed to continue
with his classes until commandant Sla
den learns from the officials at Wash
ington just what action should be taken
in his case.
Found a Cure for HBeumaitem.
1 suffered with rheumatism for two
years and could not get my right hand
to my mouth for that length of time,"
writes Lee L. Chapman, Mapleton.
Iowa. T suffered terrible pain so I
could not sleep or lie still at night.
Five years ago I began using Chamber
lain's Liniment and in two months I
-was well and have not suffered with
rheumatism since." For sale by aH
AHIZOXA GETS 3IONEY
FROM ITOKEST RESERVES
Phoeaix, Ariz Jan. 15. Governor
Hunt has received a check for $89,
SS8 7S, which is Arizona's 25 percent
of the revenue derived from national
forests within her borders during 1912.
The money goes into the school and
Add Test la Applied by Business Men
and Resalt Is Given In Rate
Bi Paso is 60 percent honest. At
least 60 percent of the people of El
Paso pay their debts. Take it from
the reference book of the Business
Men's Protective association, which has
just been placed in the hands of the
retail business men for their informa
tion in dealing with credit customers.
The book contains the financial biog
raphy of 15,000 people in El Paso and
the surrounding towns and suburbs.
This does not mean that every family
in El Paso and the surrounding coun
try has been given the acid test as to
their credit ratings. Only those for
whom Inquiries have been made are
Included in the valuable little tome,
which has been in process of compila
tian for tne past year and comprises
the sum total of the credit information
of the local retail bureau. An addi
tional 15,000 names are in the card
index in the Caples building office of
the association and can be referred to
whenever a third alarm Is received
over the telephone from the merchant
members of the association?
The information upon which the
ratings contained in the book are based
comes from the merchants who are
members. No ratings originate in the
central office, as it is used for the
compiling, filing and disseminatng of
the information. If a request for the
credit rating of a person is received
and there is no record In files of that
particular customer, the merchants are
asked for a rating on the prospect.
Upon this report depends the classifi
cation given In the book or in the
rate sheet, which Is issued once each
month. If more than one merchant
reports, the number and ratings arc
included in the rating report and other
information is classified on the index
cards and. is accessible by the members
when1TeJJ th,ey 'trish a rull report on
It does not take much to tell the
credit standing of any of the El Faso
ans who are in the reference book. The
name, corrected street address, and a
mysterious symbol or series of symbols
follow after the name. These char
acters are keyed in the front of the
book and tell the story of the credit
standing of the person whose name
they follow. The book -was compiled
and distributed by a a Rlcherson.
manager of the association.
The reference book has been the
source of much clandestine Interest
aid no little amusement to the people
in -whose hands they have fallen aside
from the members. The ratings of
friends are looked up as eagerly as
the race track crowd look up the past
performances of the horses entered in
a race. The financial secrets of many
an El Paso family have been laid bare
to a cruel and unsympathetic world
through the medium of the credit
Every sufferer of Rheumatism needs S. S. S. because this great blood pu
lifier is a certain cure for the painful disease. .Rheumatism is caused by an
excess of uric acid and other corrosive, irritating impurities in the blood,
which are carried through the circulation to the different portions of the
system- This acrid matter coats the nerves, muscles and Joints with a fine,
caustic deposit and the sharp cutting pains or dull, constant aches are pro
duced. S. S. S. cures Rheumatism because it is a perfect blood purifier.
It goes into the blood, neutralizes the acids, and dissolves the irritating
particles and forces them out of the system through the natural excretory
channels. Then all inflammationand swelling subside, the pains and aches
cease, and not only is Rheumatism permanently cured but under the ton
ic effects of S. S. S. the entire health is benefitted and built up. S. S. S.
readies inherited cases as well astnose which have
been acquired, and good results always follow its
use. S. S. S. is an absolutely safe remedy because
it containsno strong minerals to damage the system.
It is made entirely of roots, herbs and barks. Book.
on Rheumatism and any medical advice free to all who write and request
same. S. S. St is for sale at leading drug stores.
THE SWIETLSEKCIFIC CO ATLAHEA, GA.
Rio Grande Valley Bank
& Trust Company
9 A. M. to 3 P. M. Sharp.
Saturdays 9 A. M. to 6 P. M. Sharp.
All El Paso hanks will he governed hy these hoars,
and We asfy our customers and friends to co-operate
with us in observing them,
STATE NATIONAL BANK
ESTABLISHED APBIL, 1381.
CAPITAL, SURPLUS AND PROFITS, $200,000.
INTEREST PAID ON SAVINGS ACCOUNTS
C. R. MOREHEAD, President C. U. BASSETT, Vice President
JOSEPH MAGOFFIN, V. Pres. GEO. D. FLORY, Cashier.
L. J. GILCHRIST. Asst Cashier.
I 4PER CENT and SAFETY lii
This bank gives you protection for your savings and pays 4 per
cent interest (compounded semi-yearly) for the privilege of serving
you. When you hoard your money it earns you nothing, and you
assume all risk of loss from carelessness, thieves, fire and poor investment-One
dollar a day saved from the age of twenty-five to fifty
will yield you a "Retiring Fund" of between $10,000 and $12,000.
EL PASO BANK & TRUST CO.
EL PASO, TEXAS.
The Two-Republics Life Insurance Company
EL PASO, TEXAS
A. KRAKATJER, President.
Good men wanted to sell policies that guarantee
Snpt of Asents.
LOUIS ST. J. THOMAS,
Secty. and Geirl Mgr.
KELIABLE HOME TREATMENT.
Thousands of wives, mothers and
sisters are enthusiastic in their praise
o ORRINE; because it has cured their
loved ones of, the "Drink Habit" and
thereby brought happiness to their
homes. Can be given secretly. ORRINB
costs only $1.00 per box. Ask for Free
Kelly & Pollard. Sheldon hotel. Adv.
OFFICE IS ROBBED
Breakdown of Pump at Xaco Cots Off
Bisbee, Ariz, Jan. 15. The "Wells
Fargo express office has been robbed
of ?80 worth of Jewelry and cash. No
one was in the office between the hours
of 7 and 8:20 oclock p. m., and it is be
lieved that the robbery occurred during
this time. Entrance was effected by
removing the hasp from the draw. As
far as is known, no other valuables
tv ere in the office at the time of the
Bisbee was practically cut off from.
Its water supply when one of the
pumps of the BIsbee-Naco "Water com
pany, at Naco, broke down. The break
was caused by freezing of one of the
lead pipes. "Whole sections of the city
were cut on irom a "water supply ana
in other sections the pressure was so
small that hardly any water was ob
tainable. The local postoffice deparment is
making" a fight against the using of
ficticious names by residents of this
city for securing mail at the general
delivery window. Postmaster Cassidy
has issued instructions that mail shall
not be given out when it is known
that the party calling for it is not of
the same name- as the mall for which
he asks. If necessary, the matter will
be taken to the department at "Wash
ington. Georee Grace has arrived here In his
automobile from Los Angeles, en route
to El Paso, lie stated that snow was
general along tho route. He reported
that the roads were in fair condition.
At a civil service examination, held at
the Y. M. C. A., seven applicants for
positions in the clerical force of the
local postoffice took the examination.
It was conducted by Miss La Chance,
secretary of the local civil service
Walter Thomas, newly appointed jus
tice of the peace, has had more than a
dozen civil suits filed with him and ex
pects to begin the trial of them this
week. Justice High against whom a
decision of ouster "was recently handed
down by the superior court at Tomb
stone, continues to try county cases.
SEW COUNCILMAN IS
ELECTED IS NOJALES
Nogales, Ariz., Jan. 15. At a meet
ing of the Nogales town council A. L.
Peck was elected to fill the vacancy
caused by the death of John T. Brick
wood. The resignation of Otto H, Her
014 was accepted, but no successor was
Kev. M. J. Thompson is conducting a
series of revival services at the Meth
For the benefit of the local Order
or the Eastern Star, "Mrs. Busby's Pink
Tea" is to be produced here on January
1J- Those who will take part are:
ilesdames E. Van Mourick, H. L. Corl,
A- J. Mllliken, H. M. Clagett, George
Jones, r Burgeon. Miss Edith roherty
and Edward L. Mix.
HAtBES" GETS FIRST HEAVY
SNOWFALL 12 ITS HISTORY
Harden. Ariz., Jan. 15. Hayden was
visited by a heavy fall of snow during
the night, the first that has ever fallen
during the life of the town The hills
surrounding thc town are still covered,
though in tho valley the snow melted
shortly after its fall,
'- jar k -as
S ' iMfc'lii'iMIII Tf
Before you are filled
rrlth Mercury and
Other Poisonous ,
Drors, see Dr. Che I
Hok. tho botanist '
specialist, "who cures '
tne following dis
eases without the
aid of mineril-i or
knife: Cancer. Blood
xrouDie. tneuma- i
usm. xieart disease,
and IjIvpt" AAm-ntrc.
free. c06 San An
tonio St. Phone 2910
All Work Guaranteed.
We give gas for extraction.
203 Trust Blag. Phone 537.
Kill the Loathsome Germs
of Catarrh and Banish
Just as lqng as yon have catarrh your
nose will itch, your breath will be foul
you will hawk and spit, and you will do
other disgusting things Because you
can't help yourself. The germs of ca
tarrh have you in their power; they are
continually and persistently digging
into and irritating tho mucus mem
brane of your nose and throat They
are now making your life miserable
in time they will lacerate the mem
brane and prove a fertile field for the
germs of Consumption and other mi
crobes. There is one sure remedy for catarrh
and that is, Booth's HY03IKL Just
breathe it through tho Inhaler and use
the vapor treatment as directed.
A complete outfit including Inhaler
and botUe of AiYOMEI is $L0O at drug
gists everywhere. Separate bottles of
Booth's HYOMEI if later needed 50
cents. Kelly & Pollard guarantees It
GLOBE HAS CANDIDATES
FOR ALL FEDERAL JOBS
Globe, Ariz., Jan. 15. Candidates for
the various federal positions soon to
be open in Arizona havo been endorsed
by the central committee of Gila coun
ty, as follows: Collector of internal
revenue in Arizona and New Mexico
J. J. Keegan; United States marshal'
Joe Dillon; postmaster at Globe, G
W. M. Carvil; postmaster at Miami"
Harry Adams;" collector of customs at
Nogales, J. A. Harrison; assistant
United States district attorney, eti.
SEARCII FOR OVERDUE SIHP
BOUND FOR GALVESTOX
"Washington. D. G, Jan. 15. The rev
enue cutters Miami and "Windom have
been ordered to search for the overdue
Southern Pacific freight steamer. El
Dorado, with her crew of 45 men
which left Baltimore January 1 for
Galveston with a cargo of steel rails.
She passed Cape Hatteras January 4
and has not been heard from since, al
though she should have made the trip
in eight days.
About one hundred rolls of slightlv
damaged guaranteed roofing at half
price. Lander Lumber Ccy
A Business Proposition to the Suffering
If You are a Sufferer or Have a Friend Who Si
Lay Aside Prejudice and Make a Personal Investigate
PrnrKr and tne lack of self confidence to make investigation prevents goexf
doctors from being up to date, from giving results to their patients. It keeps
many merchants, tradesmen and other people from being able to compete with
those who study and investigate modem methods which makes success today.
It makes physical wrecks of countless thousands over this broad land of bright
young men whose lives have been wrecked through ignorant excesses de
bauches'; young women who have not been taught the necessity of self care and
who are too modest to even visit a Drs office. It has caused all kinds of untold
suffering to men and women, early wrecked lives, caused suicides and filled pre
mature graves. As a business proposition you cannot afford to put off so impor
tant a matter, fill the horrors of. a sad wrecked life and an absolute failuie in life.
Society demands you should be a real man or woman.
Because you have tried one or more times for relief a cure to Ke (Bsappomted,
is no reason you should give up. I have been curing hundreds for 24 years that
had failed to find relief, yet do not claim to cure everything. I do claim to cure
all that is possible to be cured. I will tell you after examination candidly if
you can be cured and make you a reasonable fee in proportion to the work neces
sary to cure. I have thousands of statements from grateful people who are glad
to tell you how happy they are since they have been remade and hundreds right
here at your very door that you may visit if you desire. JTheir namefvcan be itad
at my office. ,
Deafness is an affliction that not only impairs tho
usefulness of its victim, but robs Mm of many of
the sweetest joys and pleasures of life. Are you
deaf? Are you sometimes driven almost to the verge
of madness by never-ending, distracting, nerve-racking
Head. Noises? Have you, through repeated fail
ures to obtain relief, became hopeless and discour
aged? Listen: ITy Treatment has to its credit more
remarkable and perfect cures than all other methods
of treatment combined. It restores the sense of
hearing perfectly after it has been lost and gone
for years. It forever banishes the distressing Head
Noises, which, in many instances, are a greater curse
to the victim than deafness itself, and brings joy and
gladness to take the place of sorrow, gloom, and
despondency. A special invitation is extended to aH
deaf people to calL
Have you been a sufferer a long fime from "Snesa
awful pains? Have you tried many farms of treat
ment wilhtml a permanent resalfc? The. E&efcro
Chemic Treatment relieves the -worst Bhessafic
Pain upon iifao first treatment.
Or worse, these conditions lead to Drafjrtgai
Varicocele impairs vitality and destroys the elements of mankind. Surgery seldom cases it; Jx4 always
weakens the parts. I daily demonstrate that Varicocele can be positively cured. The organs are pre
served and strengthened, pain ceases entirely and almost instantly, swelling subsides, healthy dbcrfatioQ h
rapidly re-established, and every part of the organism affected by the disease is thoroughly restored.
Mr. EL N. Sanctuary, of New York City, while visiting here, saysz "I was cured of Varicocele by Dr.
Milam without pain or detention from my company of tourists. He certaHiIy knows har to handle this
Always with a headache, a pain in' the side, nervous, cross, irritable, despondent? The victim of pro
fessional greed, the subject of the operating table without relief? If you are, or xue pbyskcQtsepzdd
operate upon you, then consult Dr. Milam and be made well by a painless method. , ' tegj 4
Neglected or badly treated Stricture is progressive, soon involving in its destraciie-couisevlKewTibfc Genito
urinary system. Cutting, stretching, tearing, or dilating are harsh and savage reminders of old fogyism.
The strictly modern, original methods employed by me in the treatment of Stricture are entirely free from
the horrors of surgery, and are absolutely safe. All abnormal growth is dissolved, leaving the water chan
nel entirely open and absolutely free from obstruction, every unnatural discharge is stopped, and afl irri
tation along the walls of the urethra and in the region of the prostate gland, bladder and kidneys is allayed.
Have You Catarrh of Nose, Stomach, Lungs, or Even its Terrible Result a
Neglected Case Consumption?
DR. MILAM'S HOME.
I never publish testimonials of a private nature. If you are a sufferer from any chrome, specsxl, or private
disease not mentioned above, I invite you to call and investigate my treatment, and receive FREE CONSUL
TATION, and my treatment will be made within the reach of all.
The great volume of practice enables me to place my services within the reach of the poor as-TveB -as- the
rich at a moderate price. ' ,
I can demonstrate to the most skeptical that I am doing just what I claim to do. When Itave explained my
treatment to you in detail, and you have talked in the privacy of their own offices with business men that I
have cured, I feel certain that any doubt that you may have had regarding my ability to cure you wOf have
hide behind no business name; Employ no doctors andrireat no-one-at homexoho
has not been to my office for examination.
Dr. Milam is endorsed by leading bankers, jurists, ministers and business men all over the state as well as ia
EI Paso. He treats chronic and private diseases of men and women and-a .contract wiM be made to cure
when promised or return the money.
A cKeck like this will he giv
en under contract. Whenever
you are not satisfied, go to the
bank and get your money
El Paso, Texas .i.M.-. 191 . .w ,NO
Pay to the order of. .-..i.M.IM.$
No greater evidence, of confidence or ability could be offered than the above.
CONSULTATION ffO WJHM AU COLES
FREE U jrf a, ifl fwl BUILDING
ROOMS 5 AND 6S OVER UNION CLOTHING CO.